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re: Samsung Washing Machine owners saying fix is BS! (I know affects some of y'all) - SwatMitchell
[quote]Whirlpool = GM (multiple companies, similar platforms, ie WP, Maytag, Kitchenaid, Jenn Air) Frigidaire = Ford (not in sales, just in the long term thorn in WP side, but usually longer lasting) GE = Chrysler (number three, and build quality sucks) Bosch = BMW/Mercedes Samsung = Dae...
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re: Don't CNN, MSNBC, etc., have to make money? - SwatMitchell
[quote]Even a moderate channel would be refreshing.[/quote] I totally agree, why do they all have to be biased? We have Sling TV with CNN and would love a different option, but not MSNBC or Fox News......
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re: La. players who defected to Ala. had minimal impact in CFP Championship. - SwatMitchell
[quote]McDonalds is about the only job they will get with a degree from Bama here in LA. If they go to LSU, they are hometown heros and people will remember them years from now when it comes time to find a job. If they want to sell insurance, medical supplies, cars etc...that diploma and pictures on...
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re: Who's your favorite Russian (NSFW) - SwatMitchell
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re: The NFL's "Pink October" will be no more - SwatMitchell
[quote]quote: I like the idea of a single week of pink in October Why?[/quote] It has become a tradition - the high school and Pop Warner teams do it now, three weeks just seems a bit much. The pink ribbons got this all started and I respect the legacy, plus about half of the world is fema...
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re: The NFL's "Pink October" will be no more - SwatMitchell
I like the idea of a single week of pink in October (3 got to be too much) and another week for the players' cause in November, perhaps tied to Thanksgiving......
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re: Baylor has one commitment for the 2017 class - SwatMitchell
At what point will parents be comfortable with sending their daughters or sons there? The Briles suit last week brings the possibility that further details will come out......
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re: Where does blocking an intersection rank on the list of driving sins? - SwatMitchell
[quote]Was coming to post this. We have these signs everywhere here in Austin.[/quote] Yep, and at 2222 at River Place and 2222 at 620 the cops sit and wait for violators - and, hence, people rarely block the box anymore... ...
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re: Brad Nessler on CBS - SwatMitchell
[quote]I think he makes Gary better as well, seems to be more focused on his analysis and not shooting the shite with Verne. I'll enjoy this combo very much going forward[/quote] The replay of Ark at MO is on now and I was pleasantly surprised to hear Nessler on the call. Those 4 hour CBS Saturda...
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re: How can anyone say this mnf game isn't fixed? - SwatMitchell
[quote]So much so that the broadcasters made note of the fact of how unfriendly that side was to the Texans..[/quote] Yep, it was official #13, whoever that guy is. Also, did anyone else see the spot in the first half when the Texan ball carrier rolled an extra yard on top of the defender prio...
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re: Trump names Huckabee Israeli Ambassador - Moves Embassy to Jeresulem - SwatMitchell
I don't particularly like Mike Huckabee - but I like him for this role and he seems to be somewhat of a DC outsider....
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re: This ridiculous Millennial angst. Who gets the blame? - SwatMitchell
For the most part, people are becoming parents at an older age - this trend really got going around 1980. We also started having fewer kids per family. Thus, they are appreciated and treasured more by their parents - both positive and negative consequences have resulted. Social media and th...
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re: LSURussian - They're still counting the damn vote. - SwatMitchell
I am just curious as to why all of the votes haven't been counted by now? Think of the state of the US at this moment if this were a popular vote election......
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re: What realistic thing(s) are you hoping aTrump presidency ushers in? - SwatMitchell
[quote]Defense budget reform in the form of forcing other countries to pay their dues. No reason for us to support other countries paying less than 2.5% GDP to their defense budgets like Germany, Italy, France, GB, Japan, etc.[/quote] Exactly this! ...
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re: Baylor on 60 Minutes Sports Tonight (Before 30 for 30) - SwatMitchell
[quote]which place is more backwards, waco or the democratic republic of the congo?[/quote] I know that all universities have issues with sexual assault and misogyny, but it just seems to permeate that school (top to bottom). With what's known now, how could any parent send their kid to Baylor i...
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re: Baylor on 60 Minutes Sports Tonight (Before 30 for 30) - SwatMitchell
This story should be aired on "regular" 60 Minutes...
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re: If you could build your own conference, what would it look like? - SwatMitchell
Year 2050 BeastMode Power Conference [b]North[/b] Arkansas Colorado Kansas Missouri Nebraska OU [b]South[/b] Alabama Auburn LSU Ole Miss Tennessee TX A&M [b]East[/b] Clemson Florida FSU Georgia South Carolina UNC [b]West[/b] Houston SMU TCU TX State (or Rice) TX Te...
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re: Baylor on 60 Minutes Sports Tonight (Before 30 for 30) - SwatMitchell
[quote]here is the full segment[/quote] Thanks for the link!...
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re: This is floating around on the inter webs - fire away! - SwatMitchell
[quote]Abraham Lincoln mighta been officially republican, but he was about as left as they come[/quote]. He also wanted to return the freed slaves to Africa - not quite sure where that one falls on the political spectrum......
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