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by Jasper
21 Jun 2018, 14:22
Forum: General Chatter
Topic: Is the ACLU getting too Woke?
Replies: 51
Views: 633

Re: Is the ACLU getting too Woke?

nicole wrote:
21 Jun 2018, 13:14
JasonL wrote:
21 Jun 2018, 13:11
More bothered by this than the gun thing. This is their wheelhouse and this is the abandonment of the notion of civil liberties in that arena.
Agree. For them to abandon speech is the end, in my mind.
Yep, same.
by Jasper
21 Jun 2018, 13:05
Forum: General Chatter
Topic: Is the ACLU getting too Woke?
Replies: 51
Views: 633

Re: Is the ACLU getting too Woke?

I grew concerned after the Charlottesville protest when the ACLU underlings first gave pause to defending marches.

This kinds seals the deal for me, tbh.
by Jasper
21 Jun 2018, 12:57
Forum: Hit & Run Over
Topic: Fly the Friendly Skies...
Replies: 287
Views: 12609

Re: Fly the Friendly Skies...

Warren wrote:
20 Jun 2018, 14:13
Boom
Yes, that's the one! For some reason, I thought it was a KS project.

Good Google-fu, Warren.
by Jasper
20 Jun 2018, 13:00
Forum: Hit & Run Over
Topic: Fly the Friendly Skies...
Replies: 287
Views: 12609

Re: Fly the Friendly Skies...

Instead of complying with severely limited carry-on requirements, I'm going to wear a huge overcoat and rig all my belongings to the inside, maximizing my personal space, creating a physical barrier against my neighbors, and allowing extra room for souvenirs in my bag on the way home. I remember se...
by Jasper
20 Jun 2018, 08:29
Forum: The Joys of Life
Topic: To DVDs and Beyond: The Netflix Thread
Replies: 13
Views: 289

Re: To DVDs and Beyond: The Netflix Thread

tr0g wrote:
19 Jun 2018, 15:50
Also, is it just me or does Martha Higareda look like Noomi Rapace?
I can see it, yeah. And in [Go]ogling pics of Rapace for comparison, it occurs that Rapace could be Minnie Driver's younger sister. Or is that just me?
by Jasper
15 Jun 2018, 13:35
Forum: General Chatter
Topic: Worthwhile intertubez finds
Replies: 11798
Views: 655640

Re: Worthwhile intertubez finds

Andrew wrote:
15 Jun 2018, 12:25
JasonL wrote:
15 Jun 2018, 10:28
Brain slider is the worst White Castle menu item.
I'm triggered by your anti-zombie prejudice.
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by Jasper
14 Jun 2018, 16:16
Forum: General Chatter
Topic: Petty annoyances
Replies: 9254
Views: 318218

Re: Petty annoyances

tr0g wrote:
14 Jun 2018, 15:47
So, in the second great move of 2018, I have lost a hose clamp so I can't set the laser up. It's raining and I don't want to go outside, but I need to get the laser up and running. Meh.
"I'll take 'Motivations of Madmen in James Bond Films' for $800 Alex."
by Jasper
14 Jun 2018, 14:50
Forum: General Chatter
Topic: When journalism goes bad
Replies: 3873
Views: 122157

Re: When journalism goes bad

From Car and Driver's review of the Chevy Spark: Newly available as part of the Drive Confidence package, which last year included forward-collision warning and lane-departure warning, is an automated emergency braking feature. In the event the Spark thinks you’re about to ignite a crash , it will ...
by Jasper
14 Jun 2018, 13:35
Forum: General Chatter
Topic: OFFS: The Forsakening
Replies: 6407
Views: 184460

Re: OFFS: The Forsakening

dhex wrote:
13 Jun 2018, 15:51
everyone's gotta follow their heart on this one. i'm ok with never eating there.
Everyone has their hills.

I don't buy gas from Citgo.
by Jasper
14 Jun 2018, 13:14
Forum: The Joys of Life
Topic: Video Games!
Replies: 2602
Views: 125124

Re: Video Games!

Fallout 76 looks like a game I don’t want to play. Can we just have narrative single player RPGs still be a thing pls? Do you have to turn everything into multi player base raids? No. The answer is no. I can't quite agree enough to subscribe. I think the backlash against Fallout 76 being multiplaye...
by Jasper
14 Jun 2018, 12:57
Forum: General Chatter
Topic: I just don't get it
Replies: 2808
Views: 82114

Re: I just don't get it

The entity that calls itself Tony and lives in this kid's finger also suffers from vocal fry.

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by Jasper
12 Jun 2018, 16:02
Forum: General Chatter
Topic: I just don't get it
Replies: 2808
Views: 82114

Re: I just don't get it

Apparently, it's this.

by Jasper
12 Jun 2018, 13:16
Forum: The Joys of Life
Topic: Video Games!
Replies: 2602
Views: 125124

Re: Video Games!

Fallout 76 looks like a game I don’t want to play. Can we just have narrative single player RPGs still be a thing pls? Do you have to turn everything into multi player base raids? My household would like a newsletter subscription please I can't quite agree enough to subscribe. I think the backlash ...
by Jasper
12 Jun 2018, 12:55
Forum: General Chatter
Topic: Market Failure!
Replies: 2196
Views: 127865

Re: Market Failure!

Kwix wrote:
11 Jun 2018, 18:22
Aresen wrote:
11 Jun 2018, 15:04
Who needs an oven timer? When you can smell smoke, it's done!
First rule of cooking as taught to me by my father, "Charcoal adds flavor."
The rule our Chef had in culinary classes was "If it's brown, it's done. If it's black, you're done."
by Jasper
11 Jun 2018, 13:16
Forum: General Chatter
Topic: Market Failure!
Replies: 2196
Views: 127865

Re: Market Failure!

Of course I don't. well not physical products anyway. Not that I want to make a career of building crazy stuff I have ideas for. I don't have crazy ideas all that often. Well not ones that could be implemented in the physical world. I mean, you can't grab some parts from radio shack and gin up a 'a...
by Jasper
11 Jun 2018, 12:51
Forum: The Joys of Life
Topic: It's not the size of the screen...
Replies: 2575
Views: 126457

Re: It's not the size of the screen...

Watched all 4 episodes of Evil Genius on Netflix this weekend. Really good, and interesting, if you like true crime documentaries in the vein of Making of a Murderer.

Has to do with the pizza delivery guy with an explosive-collar bank heist in Erie PA in 2003.
by Jasper
11 Jun 2018, 12:29
Forum: The Joys of Life
Topic: Video Games!
Replies: 2602
Views: 125124

Re: Video Games!

Dear lord. I knew there was some sort of kerfuffle going on about Valve late last week, but couldn't be arsed to look into it.

These people are idiots.

The "history shows" argument made me LOL.
by Jasper
09 Jun 2018, 09:42
Forum: The Joys of Life
Topic: Food
Replies: 4481
Views: 180780

Re: Food

FYI - the Anova 800 watt sous vide machine is on sale at Amazon for $106.
by Jasper
08 Jun 2018, 16:33
Forum: The Joys of Life
Topic: This is the thread for people who died, died.
Replies: 2192
Views: 93728

Re: This is the thread for people who died, died.

Yeah, this one was out of left field. Shocking.
by Jasper
07 Jun 2018, 16:36
Forum: General Chatter
Topic: OFFS: The Forsakening
Replies: 6407
Views: 184460

Re: OFFS: The Forsakening

There was a local Facebook panic the other day because one of the nearby schools went on lockdown. Post was made by a mother who got the text notification and she relayed the story of being understandable frightened and texting her 11 year old kid who was gave the account of being herded to the far ...
by Jasper
07 Jun 2018, 16:04
Forum: The Joys of Life
Topic: tio's neato nature thread
Replies: 1107
Views: 55709

Re: tio's neato nature thread

"Was you ever bit by a dead bee?"

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by Jasper
07 Jun 2018, 12:48
Forum: The Joys of Life
Topic: Food
Replies: 4481
Views: 180780

Re: Food

Restaurants that serve/deliver salads with whole cucumber rounds sliced 1/4" thick need to have the Dept. of Health called on them.
by Jasper
07 Jun 2018, 08:53
Forum: General Chatter
Topic: Orange is the new President
Replies: 5239
Views: 112954

Re: Orange is the new President

Mo wrote:
06 Jun 2018, 17:12
I’m surprised Trump knew that. Though by knew that I mean, “Had it fed to him by racist Riff Raff “
Definitely a neonazi. From space.

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by Jasper
07 Jun 2018, 08:29
Forum: The Joys of Life
Topic: You Learn Something New Every Day
Replies: 4084
Views: 144136

Re: You Learn Something New Every Day

...like maybe the stronger flavor of pheasant would make it taste like something other than a crunchy blob of mayo. Pheasant salad sounds pretty good and all. The way to make chicken salad taste like something other than a crunchy blob of mayo is to use more chicken and less celery and mayo. If you...
by Jasper
06 Jun 2018, 10:44
Forum: General Chatter
Topic: Radical Markets
Replies: 20
Views: 389

Re: Radical Markets

An interesting idea, but without an exemption for a person's primary residence, it's about as unrealistic as the Capitalism Fairy coming down and giving all the good little children railroads. The first time granny loses the family home to greedy land barons you'd have a joint session of Congress t...