Dear 43 Things Users,

10 years after introducing 43 Things to the world, we have decided we have met our last goal: completing the incredible experience that has been 43 Things. Please join us in giving one last cheer to all the folks who have shared their goals with the world, as well as all the people who have worked at The Robot Co-op to build this incredible website. We won a Webby Award, published a book, and brought happiness to a lot of people.

Starting today, 43 Things users can export their goals and entries from the site. Starting August 15, we will make the site “read only”. 43 Things users will still be able to view the site and export their content, but we won’t be taking any new content from users. We hope to leave the site up for folks to see and download their content until the end of the year. Ending on New Year’s Eve takes us full circle.

It has been a long ride (one of our original goals was to "build a company that lasts at least 2 years” - we beat that one!) While we wish the site could live on, it has suffered from a number of challenges - changes in how people use the site, the advertising industry, and how search engines view the site. We wish the outcome was different – but we’ve always been realistic about when our goals are met and when they aren't.

As of today, you will be able to download your goals and entries. See more about that on the FAQ page. Thanks for 10 great years of goal-setting and achieving.

- The Robots.

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icantdrive49's Life List

  1. 1. Be on the Daily Show
    4 people
  2. 2. post a video on you tube
    1 entry
    2 people
  3. 3. Be in a Talent Show
    1 entry
    6 people
  4. 4. Try out for a reality show
    2 people
  5. 5. find a job I love
    2,023 people
  6. 6. Learn to play guitar
    1 cheer
    5,062 people
  7. 7. Stand up for myself
    1 cheer
    984 people
  8. 8. Learn to Speak Spanish
    2,713 people
  9. 9. go to the dentist every 6 months
    2 people
  10. 10. make more friends
    5,510 people
  11. 11. Go on a yoga retreat
    116 people
  12. 12. go to las vegas
    639 people
  13. 13. buy my dream home
    53 people
  14. 14. Have a fondue party
    18 people
  15. 15. Go skiing
    875 people
  16. 16. volunteer at an animal shelter
    707 people
  17. 17. Get certified for CT and MRI
    1 person
  18. 18. Donate blood
    2,847 people
  19. 19. decorate my house
    421 people
  20. 20. learn to like wine
    30 people
  21. 21. Go to Texas Tech for PA school
    1 person
  22. 22. become a PA
    17 people
  23. 23. bungee jump
    3,927 people
  24. 24. live in New York City
    2,842 people
  25. 25. do somthing crazy
    2 people
  26. 26. Meet Dave Grohl
    59 people
  27. 27. start saving money
    460 people
  28. 28. Be in a magazine
    1 entry
    53 people
  29. 29. watch every single episode of scrubs ever made
    1 person
  30. 30. Be number one in my Class when I graduate
    1 cheer
    1 person
  31. 31. pay off my student loans
    1 cheer
    2,981 people
  32. 32. Become a Radiology Assistant
    1 person
  33. 33. start writing in a journal
    21 people
  34. 34. run a marathon
    12,897 people
  35. 35. Watch the Godfather
    58 people
  36. 36. stick to a budget
    1,406 people
  37. 37. try sushi
    191 people

How I did it
How to lose 30 pounds
It took me
6 months
It made me

How to get a scholarship
It took me
5 months
It made me
Feel Special

How to get married
It took me
24 months
It made me
Excited !

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Dance in the rain
I did it

today actually…I made my boyfriend come :).....It brings you back to childhood :)

be in a magazine

even if its just an aritcle or a little story or my picture….I wanna be published

Be in a talent show

I always say I’m going to do it, and I never do. There was even auditions for on campus the other day, but I wussed out….what would I do? I wanna do a Gwen Stefani song…or something high energy like that.

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