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Lounge Thread #7000 (What moments of your life made you feel lucky?)
Old 07-20-2014, 11:06 PM
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Default Lounge Thread #7000 (What moments of your life made you feel lucky?)

In honor of the lounge's 7000th thread, I present to you a simple question that should hopefully produce some interesting posts.

What are some moments of your life that have made you feel lucky?

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Old 07-20-2014, 11:14 PM
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I felt the luckiest when my car was sliding and spinning in ice and slush and it stopped about a few inches behind a car. i was sure my fate was sealed
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Old 07-20-2014, 11:30 PM
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I completely sweeped the first time I played Catan and Ticket to ride against my friends and other people

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Old 07-21-2014, 12:02 AM
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-I won a psp from mcdonald's
-I survived being bitten by two brown recluses at once

yup guess Im lucky
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Old 07-21-2014, 12:30 AM
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One time at buffalo wild wings i ordered 8 wings and they gave me 12 instead.
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Old 07-21-2014, 12:47 AM
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Originally Posted by Gaborg View Post
Last year, I won a 5 lb gummy bear (that I won't eat) and a trip for two to Las Vegas.
That, and I won more than $100 in Vegas slot machines. I started from $6.

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Old 07-21-2014, 01:21 AM
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I had to sell a raffle that ended up paying itself and giving me back the same amount I had to pay

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Old 07-21-2014, 01:35 AM
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The first ever Yu-Gi-Oh! GX booster packs I ever bought had Elemental Hero Flame Wingman and Ancient Gear Golem. I'd say that was a pretty great day for me.
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Old 07-21-2014, 02:48 AM
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I felt lucky when I met you logi ^_^.

In truth, I've felt lucky when I won rock paper scissors in 3rd grade and got a map of Montana.

I also felt lucky getting Nintendoland for free with a 30 dollar Xenoblade.
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Old 07-21-2014, 08:42 AM
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when i got a signed Michael Jordan Upper Deck gold basketball card in the 90s
its still with me, kept in a drybox in our room.
Old 07-21-2014, 10:20 AM
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leave luck to heaven..
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Old 07-21-2014, 01:28 PM
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I'd say my luckiest moment was when a professor had me switch sits. The kid she had me sit with was then my best friend for 4 years.

In general, I'm not a lucky person, but I wouldn't say I have bad luck either.
Old 07-21-2014, 04:25 PM
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Probably when I was out of work for a couple of months and I replied for a (really good) job interview that was open for 6 months. They forgot to close it, but wanted to see me anyway. Didn't get the job.
Two weeks later I got a call again, another interview. Long story short, last month I celebrated one year employment!
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Old 07-21-2014, 04:45 PM
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When I met my favorite band at Disney World ^-^
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Old 07-28-2014, 04:08 AM
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Getting 3 7's in the Pokemon Leafgreen casino minigame.
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Old 07-28-2014, 08:05 PM
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Old 07-28-2014, 10:15 PM
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Fell over my bike twice going downhill on a street without managing to hit my head.

Walked in to gamestop to get The Last Story regular version, and the guy behind the counter decides to give me the limited edition with the artbook (the last copy there) for the same price for some reason. Good day, that.
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