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Re: First World Problems

Postby Wizzerkat » Tue Aug 26, 2014 9:06 am

anthontherun wrote:I don't know about you guys, but my hands are freezing!


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Re: First World Problems

Postby terpsichore » Thu Sep 04, 2014 5:02 am

Good Enough For Now wrote:Has anyone noticed that the breakfast menu "the douche" has yanked away from him actually says "Served all day".. :unsure:


ahaha no i didn't notice that! :p funny.

and the beating up the fridge scenes where his pants are falling down...oh my. *blushing a little bit*.
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Re: First World Problems

Postby Marc » Thu Sep 04, 2014 8:12 pm

On Dutch radio Veronica last Monday, there was a new item in a show, called 'First World Problems', where listeners could submit their first world problem. And the tune (5 seconds probably) was .. First World Problems ! And you have to know, Al is relatively unknown here, apart from his decades old hits 'Eat it' and 'Like a surgeon'. So this was quite a surprise.
I submitted, in dutch, 'my house is so big, I can't get wifi in the kitchen', but wasn't picked out. ;)
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Re: First World Problems

Postby Big Spoon » Wed Oct 15, 2014 12:00 am

After a few months of listening to Mandatory Fun, this has really emerged as my favorite song on the CD.
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Re: First World Problems

Postby Muppetboy09 » Wed Oct 15, 2014 2:40 am

Big Spoon wrote:After a few months of listening to Mandatory Fun, this has really emerged as my favorite song on the CD.

*GASP* How dare you turn over to the dark side...you are no longer welcome over at Mission Statement Headquarters...
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Re: First World Problems

Postby Muldernscully » Fri Apr 17, 2015 9:28 pm

Funny song and funny video. Al's take on the 1st world is spot on. It probably is my favorite original on MF.
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Re: First World Problems

Postby AlejandraDD » Wed Jun 03, 2015 5:09 pm

I guess this reduces the chances of Al buying something he didn't really need to qualify for free shipping on amazon

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Re: First World Problems

Postby TMBJon » Wed Jun 03, 2015 8:46 pm

AlejandraDD wrote:I guess this reduces the chances of Al buying something he didn't really need to qualify for free shipping on amazon

Yeah but then this increases the chances again:
http://www.techtimes.com/articles/56191 ... -areas.htm
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Re: First World Problems

Postby stardrop » Thu Jun 23, 2016 12:05 pm

The video always makes me wonder why Al was in front of seemingly Japanese vending machines.
Well, I was not 100% sure if they were truly Japanese(or mock ups?) until today, but I just came across a vending machine with the same promotional image as the ones in the video.
Image
So I can confirm they were indeed Japanese vending machines.

FYI, these machines do take 1000 yen bills, but you can't use 5000 yen and 10000 yen bills. Well, certainly they do not take American bills...
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Re: First World Problems

Postby Heds » Thu Jun 23, 2016 1:05 pm

stardrop wrote:The video always makes me wonder why Al was in front of seemingly Japanese vending machines.
Well, I was not 100% sure if they were truly Japanese(or mock ups?) until today, but I just came across a vending machine with the same promotional image as the ones in the video.
[ http://i.imgur.com/ZDGJUu2.jpg ]
So I can confirm they were indeed Japanese vending machines.

FYI, these machines do take 1000 yen bills, but you can't use 5000 yen and 10000 yen bills. Well, certainly they do not take American bills...

I just watched the video. The promotional images are EXACTLY the same.
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