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Todo list specification

The every item on the todo list must be done today. Modify the list to reflect that.

Start file
#87 do the laundry
#25 take out the trash
#97 wash the dishes
#19 mow the lawn
#48 walk the dog
#89 water the plants
#11 pick up the living room
#64 clean the bathroom
#58 dust the shelves
End file
#87 do the laundry
 87 needs to be done today
#25 take out the trash
 25 needs to be done today
#97 wash the dishes
 97 needs to be done today
#19 mow the lawn
 19 needs to be done today
#48 walk the dog
 48 needs to be done today
#89 water the plants
 89 needs to be done today
#11 pick up the living room
 11 needs to be done today
#64 clean the bathroom
 64 needs to be done today
#58 dust the shelves
 58 needs to be done today

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1a2
>  87 needs to be done today
2a4
>  25 needs to be done today
3a6
>  97 needs to be done today
4a8
>  19 needs to be done today
5a10
>  48 needs to be done today
6a12
>  89 needs to be done today
7a14
>  11 needs to be done today
8a16
>  64 needs to be done today
9a18
>  58 needs to be done today

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#99 Mike Harris / MikeMJHarris - Score: 39 - 11/20/17 @ 21:27
qqYpr 2wCneeds to be done today<Esc>+q8@qZZ

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#100 Kyrylo Yakymenko / Yakimych - Score: 39 - 12/07/17 @ 20:38
qqYpr wwCneeds to be done today<Esc>wq8@qZZ

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#101 BareTull / BareTull3 - Score: 39 - 12/10/17 @ 04:12
qaYpr wwCneeds to be done today<Esc>+q8@aZZ

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#102 Sage san / sagesancast - Score: 39 - 12/18/17 @ 15:39
qqYpr WWCneeds to be done today<Esc>+q8@qZZ

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#103 Sebastian Wieland / oktupol - Score: 39 - 01/23/18 @ 14:07
qqYpr 2wCneeds to be done today<Esc>jq8@qZZ

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#104 DHM / DHM29978992 - Score: 39 - 04/21/18 @ 02:24
qqYpr WWCneeds to be done today<Esc>+q8@qZZ

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#105 Fichera Gaetano / gaetanofic - Score: 39 - 05/03/18 @ 13:41
qqYpr wwCneeds to be done today<Esc>jq8@qZZ

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#106 Jonathan Camilleri / Too_Many_Taken - Score: 39 - 05/29/18 @ 15:36
qqYpr wwCneeds to be done today<Esc>jq9@qZZ

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#107 Derek Schrock / derekschrock - Score: 40 - 07/05/17 @ 14:49
qqYpr wwDaneeds to be done today<Esc><CR>q8@qZZ

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#108 RL / Loumiakas - Score: 40 - 07/05/17 @ 18:04
qqwyeo <C-R>" needs to be done today<Esc><CR>q8@qZZ

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#109 Andrei Gasparovici / agasparovici - Score: 40 - 07/06/17 @ 08:32
qmwywo <C-R>"needs to be done today<Esc>j0q8@mZZ

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#110 Gurukandhamoorthi / Gurukandhamoor1 - Score: 40 - 07/09/17 @ 11:33
qqYpr f C needs to be done today<Esc>jq8@qZZ

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#111 el pollo diablo / bjagojevich - Score: 40 - 07/10/17 @ 19:11
qq0lywo <C-R>"needs to be done today<Esc>jq8@qZZ

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#112 Ryan Coopersmith / RyanCoopersmit1 - Score: 40 - 07/10/17 @ 23:00
qqyypr ewCneeds to be done today<Esc>wq9@qZZ

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#113 spooqua / equeaa - Score: 40 - 07/11/17 @ 21:06
qqlywo <C-R>"needs to be done today<Esc>j0q9@qZZ

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#114 Hendry Sadrak / hendrysadrak - Score: 40 - 07/14/17 @ 09:59
qqYpr wwDaneeds to be done today<Esc><CR>q8@qZZ

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#115 Hadrien Dorio / hdorio - Score: 41 - 07/10/17 @ 13:57
qolywo <Esc>paneeds to be done today<Esc>j0q9@oZZ

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#116 Hugo Hornquist / HugoNikanor - Score: 41 - 07/12/17 @ 18:31
qayypr WWCneeds to be done today<Esc>jq10@aZZ

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#117 SporadicLizard / sporadiclizard - Score: 41 - 01/15/18 @ 02:01
qqlvllyo <C-O>pneeds to be done today<Esc>+q8@qZZ

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#118 Elkan Nixed / elkannixed - Score: 42 - 07/11/17 @ 19:00
qqYpr 2wCneeds to be done today<Esc>j0q8@q:wq<CR>

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#119 Jeff / RealJeffIrwin - Score: 42 - 09/29/17 @ 18:48
qqly2lo <Esc>pA needs to be done today<Esc><CR>q8@qZZ

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#120 黒澤亮二 / rjkuro - Score: 43 - 07/18/17 @ 13:16
GqqYpr wwc$needs to be done today<Esc>0kkq8@qZZ

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#121 Ty Wince / tylerwince - Score: 43 - 09/28/17 @ 21:16
qqwywo <Esc>paneeds to be done today<Esc>j^q8@q:wq<CR>

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#122 lpag / lpag_ai - Score: 46 - 07/08/17 @ 17:04
:%s/#\(..\).*/&\r \1 needs to be done today<CR>ZZ

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#123 andrea_codes / andrealobster - Score: 64 - 07/07/17 @ 06:01
qwYpr f C needs to be done toads<BS><BS><BS>day<Esc>/#<CR>q@w@w<Esc>@w@w@w@w@w@w:wq<CR>

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Created by: BBernardoni

123 active golfers, 257 entries

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#62 - platypusDancing / platypusDancing

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#63 - Cristian Lupașcu / clupasq

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#64 - Brian Hall / _bruab_

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39
#65 - Dave / ginsuthumbtack

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#66 - AleksandarTrifunovic / akstrfn

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#67 - Andreas Bricelj / mcbric

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#68 - grigouille / grigouille2

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#69 - James / Dronak

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#70 - Dick Quixly / DickQuixly

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#71 - Jacob Buete / JBuete

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#72 - Paweł Styczewski / kryspuss

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#73 - Anne Pacalet / _Anne_P

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#74 - Stop and think / ms_uncountable

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#75 - That James Smith / ThatJamesSmith

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#76 - Justin Krup / justkrup

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#77 - Matt Uhlar / _Clacious

07/07/2017 at 06:07AM

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#78 - jsg / jsg1122

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#79 - Cristian / cris_perez_b

07/12/2017 at 04:26PM

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#80 - 杨洋 / 176795444

07/16/2017 at 08:44AM

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#81 - Ewoud Smeur / Ewoud90

07/17/2017 at 08:40AM

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#82 - Eric Potter / pottereric

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#85 - Jonathan Eidsness / jonathaneidsnes

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#86 - Jonas Sunde V / sunde_v

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#87 - toddkoym / toddkoym

08/09/2017 at 01:10AM

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#88 - Saul Hardman / saulhardman

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#89 - Paul Sonkoly / Phaul

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#90 - SirVimGolf / SirVimGolf

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