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Old December 10th, 2009, 10:00 PM
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Default what does DOD mean

been on these forums for a while now.

people keep using terms like DOD

I have no idea what this means.

I've pieced together all the others like DH and such but this one still gets me.

I think people get so deep in these forums they forget alot of people think they are speaking in code
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Old December 10th, 2009, 10:01 PM
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Drink Of the Day... It's one of the specialty drinks that Carnival offers each day...

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Old December 10th, 2009, 10:01 PM
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people keep using terms like DOD. I have no idea what this means.

It means drink of the day - yummy!
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Old December 10th, 2009, 10:13 PM
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Department of Defense works as well.
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Old December 10th, 2009, 10:14 PM
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It used to mean "drink of the day" for us - until our son started college at a service academy. Now it means "Department of Defense."
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Old December 10th, 2009, 10:15 PM
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been on these forums for a while now.

people keep using terms like DOD

I have no idea what this means.

I've pieced together all the others like DH and such but this one still gets me.

I think people get so deep in these forums they forget alot of people think they are speaking in code

I didnt know either, but I knew it was some sort of drink from the context ! Thanks for asking
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Old December 10th, 2009, 10:16 PM
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It used to mean "drink of the day" for us - until our son started college at a service academy. Now it means "Department of Defense."
Thats what I was thinking !! We are a military family
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I remember when I didn't know what the acronyms were... and now I'm at fault for constantly using them!!!

Good for you for asking... This is the place where it's safe to do that!!!
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Old December 10th, 2009, 10:25 PM
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Then Duty Officer of the Day should sound familiar.
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Old December 10th, 2009, 10:58 PM
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hey thanks all,

last cruise I had like 3 a day (you know, just to try them out lol)

but somehow didn't know the meaning.

now all these posts make sense,

thanks again
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I don't know what any of these things stand for
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I got so confused about all of the DW DH DD DS OP.
I had no clue what any of that meant.
I used a friend of mine that explaind it all to me.
Google.
I googled "message board abbreviations"
and it showed so many, most that I have not even seen
yet, Thank goodness!
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Old December 11th, 2009, 08:13 AM
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Default The meaning of DOD

I have experienced D.O.D. meaning different things at different times.

From experience, D.O.D. can mean headache after 16 or its time for some Wild Mid Morning Monkey Knock'n!
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Old December 11th, 2009, 08:17 AM
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I got so confused about all of the DW DH DD DS OP.
I had no clue what any of that meant.
I used a friend of mine that explaind it all to me.
Google.
I googled "message board abbreviations"
and it showed so many, most that I have not even seen
yet, Thank goodness!
Thanks conhead I'm going to do that now.
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Old December 11th, 2009, 08:43 AM
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I have experienced D.O.D. meaning different things at different times.

From experience, D.O.D. can mean headache after 16 or its time for some Wild Mid Morning Monkey Knock'n!
LOL!
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been on these forums for a while now.

people keep using terms like DOD

I have no idea what this means.

I've pieced together all the others like DH and such but this one still gets me.

I think people get so deep in these forums they forget alot of people think they are speaking in code
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It means you are going to have a good day!
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Old December 11th, 2009, 01:26 PM
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Default Christmas-y DOD

Hoping the Triumph wil have some festive DOD's like Pomagranite Margs! ANy idea what to expect the week of Christmas?
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I thought it was a reference to Holland. Dead On Departure.
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Hoping the Triumph wil have some festive DOD's like Pomagranite Margs! ANy idea what to expect the week of Christmas?

My experience is that the DODs don't change a bunch...

My girlfriend did have something different on the Dream but I'm sure it was still a standard DOD...




It was a Mocha Lotta Chocolate or some such thing. She claimed that it was great and had a heck of a punch!

My favorite it the Cozumel but it's tough finding someone who knows how to make it!!


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