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What is your favorite thing about Easter?

Asked at South Park, 12th and Massachusetts streets on April 12, 2009

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Photo of Jacob

“Eggs and all that.”

Photo of Jaeden

“Candy and toys.”

Photo of Kristina

“I like to go hunting with eggs.”

Photo of Deklan

“Candy.”

Comments

jonas_opines 5 years, 8 months ago

It's over in a day, and unlike Christmas the advertising is relatively low key.

/for now

Chris Ogle 5 years, 8 months ago

Most retail is closed, so time can be spent with family.

Kyle Neuer 5 years, 8 months ago

Biting the heads off chocolate bunnies.

RoeDapple 5 years, 8 months ago

(imitating Elvis)

Thank you, thank you very much.........

Chris Ogle 5 years, 8 months ago

Marion (Marion Lynn) says…

xbusguy (Anonymous) says…

Most retail is closed, so time can be spent with family.”

Marion writes:

If one has to wait for retail to close to spend time with fammily, one is in very deep doo-doo to begin with.

Marion- thanks for the heads up..... however, some people have to work for a living, including my children. Retail is where they work.... but thanks for your insight.

beatrice 5 years, 8 months ago

"Chocolate Jesus" by Tom Waits! Love those immaculate confections. Enjoy:

Ronda Miller 5 years, 8 months ago

Happy Birthday, Roe!!!! Did "we" ever get a copy of that birthday photo of yours? I understand it might bring top rate fees on line...likely from a local newspaper and affiliates. ;)

bearded_gnome 5 years, 8 months ago

wow, happy birthday Roedapple, imagine that! you were born on easter! hey, cool.


Cathy^above, we had the hotcross buns homemade, took to church for the breakfast, got totally whiped out! delicious.


great OTS! I'm with Deklan: "Candy!" I think OTS should ask the kids more often, and see what we get.

OTS: "will the South Lawrence Trafficway be completed in your lifetime?" "do you prefer developers or environmentalists?"

or "will KU go to the final 4" asked at schwagler elementary.


my answer: I do appreciate the resurrection celebrated in what is oddly called easter sunday. the music and the message at church today.
the breakfast was good too.

Ronda Miller 5 years, 8 months ago

Roe, nice try...but I believe the dog in the picture to your link was much older than the mere pup you are in your picture - remember, we are online...most people do not know what you actually look like. Act as I do and pretend you are twenty years and twenty pounds lighter/younger. The hat did resemble the authentic hat though...

I hope your birthday brought a ton of yelps your way. Did you have to compete with the Easter Bunny for attention?

RoeDapple 5 years, 8 months ago

Thanks gnome, hope I can make it to the next three April 12th Easters.

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SpeedRacer 5 years, 8 months ago

Huntin' wabbit! (and raiding the kid's easter basket after he's asleep).

bearded_gnome 5 years, 8 months ago

oh Roedapple, couldn't you tell I was joking? I was making that comment as if easter always fell on the same date!

RoeDapple 5 years, 8 months ago

Who's joking, I want to make at least the next two!

;-)

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