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re: Do you think the Heat Index is legit? - slackster
The highest ground temperature ever recorded was 201 degrees Fahrenheit. The ground temperature is the actual temperature of the soil. The highest reliable air temperature ever recorded is 129.2 degrees Fahrenheit. Both Temps occurred in Death Valley. The more you know. ...
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re: Red Sox will lead effort to change name of Yawkey Way because Yawkey was a racist - slackster
So a legit racist may lose a street name and people want to talk about rewriting history? It's like both sides go back and forth trying to see how ignorant they can be. ...
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re: I have a hypotenuse (side c) of 144 - slackster
If the hypotenuse is 40, the sides are 28.3 x 28.3...
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re: I have a hypotenuse (side c) of 144 - slackster
[quote]Nope. The equation is a^2 + b^2 = 144^2.[/quote] Yeah, when I saw 144 I just jumped to the assumption the hypotenuse was 12....
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re: I have a hypotenuse (side c) of 144 - slackster
[quote]Basically I know the spot I'm looking for is 144' dead NE from my x,y location. I need to know how many feet E and then how many feet N from my X,Y to arrive at the point 144' away. [/quote] 101.82 feet north, 101.82 feet east. ...
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re: I have a hypotenuse (side c) of 144 - slackster
The equation is a^2 + b^2 = 144. a=b, so 2(a^2)=144. ETA, misread and assumed the hypotenuse was 12. ...
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re: Report: Reason Why Enzo Amore Will be Suspended in a Shark Cage - slackster
[quote]It is no secret that Enzo has ongoing issues backstage with writers,[/quote] Wait a minute, why are there writers? ...
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re: Tony Dungy and Tampa sports pay to move statue... - slackster
[quote]Is this in reference solely to the vehicle that was being attacked before the guy freaked out and tried to get out of there[/quote] Is this the current spin, or is there another car I'm missing? ...
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re: Tony Dungy and Tampa sports pay to move statue... - slackster
[quote]Doe sOP not say this is how these things should go[/quote] This thread is full of people who have a problem. My post is addressing them. :dunno:...
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re: Tropical Storm Harvey and 92L (NHC 70%) - Potential Gulf Threats - slackster
How soon before PJ gives the all clear to some unfortunate place?...
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re: So everyone is taking Pittsburgh Week 1 of Survivor, right? - slackster
Week 1 Survivor is usually a bloodshed. ...
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re: If you could have one QB for the next 10 years. Who are you taking? - slackster
[quote]Interesting that Dak isn't being mentioned. He had one of the best rookie years ever by a QB. [/quote] I think people want to see some year to year consistency, but you're right, he's special thus far. ...
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re: If you could have one QB for the next 10 years. Who are you taking? - slackster
[quote]He's been nothing more than average in his first two seasons. Which for your rookie and 2nd season is damn good in the NFL as a QB[/quote] And he's also 23. Winston and Mariota are nearly 3 full years younger than Derek Carr, for instance. That is significant. ...
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re: Never met an ugly chick - slackster
[quote]I've known chicks ... they were all cray-cray to the extreme.[/quote] FIFY...
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re: Never met an ugly chick - slackster
[quote]Never met an ugly chick named Summer, Heather, or Bailey[/quote] Lucky guy. I've never met an attractive Heather. ...
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re: Stupid white people thing of the day - truck squatting - slackster
People do dumb shite with their money, but it's their money, so no sweat off my back. ...
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re: Tony Dungy and Tampa sports pay to move statue... - slackster
People are so dumb. [quote] many around Tampa rallied to have the statue Memoria In Aeterna removed from in front of the Hillsborough County Courthouse. The statue was commissioned by the United Daughters of the Confederacy in 1910 and installed in 1911.[/quote] So the United Daughters of the...
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re: If you could have one QB for the next 10 years. Who are you taking? - slackster
I'm a pretty big Mariota fan. He's not even 24 yet. He and Winston are both pretty solid prospects at this point. ...
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re: Dallas, Houston, & Austin on pace to build 130,000 new homes in 2017 - slackster
[quote]Is this metropolitan area or city limits?[/quote] Metropolitan Area. Those 3 MSAs represent roughly 4.5% of the US population. The fact that they account for nearly 10% of the US new building permits is significant, but not absurd. ...
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re: Court Worker Brags about $166K salary and pension and "Barely shows up for work" - slackster
[quote]I've never heard anyone on this board complaining about how OT rich they are - and the bare minimum amount of work they do. Weird.[/quote] True, but that is a problem between the employee and their employer. When your employer is the local, state, or federal government, it becomes the pro...
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