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re: Ukraine will now push for F-16 fighter jets - Volvagia
[quote]If Winston Churchill made these kinds of daily demands of America during WWII I'd have said to just let the Nazis have him.[/quote] Uhhhhhhhhhhh I mean I get and agree with your sentiment. But he literally did. ...
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re: TOPS question. And it’s a sad sad question. - Volvagia
Yep. You can regain TOPS, but you lost the extras/stipend that went with the higher teir. Hope the partying and procrastination was worth it. ...
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re: The Joe Burrow worship is absolutely deserved - Volvagia
[quote]It makes you wonder how Urban Meyer didn’t see anything when Joe was at Ohio State.[/quote] You could argue there is a change a lot of them at determination came from that snuff. He’s an athlete but that’s not what sets him apart. He’s not dominating by sheer physical prowess. He’s...
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re: These restaurants that charge a 5% non cash fee is BS - Volvagia
[quote]I assume processing fees have gone up as I see this more and more around Louisiana. Always noticed cash options in Texas. [/quote] It hasn’t. Margins are getting squeezed with ingredient and labor costs. ...
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re: San Fran's reparations committee proposes $5 million to each Black longtime resident - Volvagia
[quote] released its draft report last month to address reparations – not for slavery, since California was not technically a slave state, but "to address the public policies explicitly created to subjugate Black people in San Francisco by upholding and expanding the intent and legacy of chattel sla...
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re: I just showed my 5 year old son the 'I Have a Dream' speech. - Volvagia
[quote]Most 5 year old have learned colors by that at age. Might be time to switch schools.[/quote] No no he means he literally doesn’t see race. They don’t let him interact in areas with such riff raff. ...
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re: RBs should have to keep control of the football all the way down for the score to count. - Volvagia
[quote]The moment the ball breaks the plane in the possession of the player, it's a TD and the ball is dead. If he loses possession after that point it is irrelevant.[/quote] That’s the part that gets me. Possession for even a microsecond past the plane should be a TD. This expectation ...
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re: How did Tesla solve the towing range problem their new upcoming semi truck? - Volvagia
The e-sluths estimate a tractor weight of 27000 based on the assumption that the tweet is referring to folks seeing it haul 11 Jersey barriers. Just a bit higher than the upper range of conventual tractors. ...
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re: How did Tesla solve the towing range problem their new upcoming semi truck? - Volvagia
[quote]100% this dude couldn't stand musk and his anti-O&G agenda up until about 3 months ago.[/quote] Stop projecting. You just hate on Musk because he’s the most visible element on something that is trying to offer an alternative to oil and gas. Dude is on record as saying we need the o...
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re: How did Tesla solve the towing range problem their new upcoming semi truck? - Volvagia
[quote]Tailwind and make any load have to be aerodynamic. Think I read that like one supercharge on one of those things is like and entire city block of power.[/quote] That is the biggest legit criticism of the electric push: not enough growth of the grid. ...
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re: How did Tesla solve the towing range problem their new upcoming semi truck? - Volvagia
[quote]With all the bad rap EV towing gets, it got me thinking, how did Tesla solve the towing problem in their semi trucks?[/quote] Increased capacity. The pickup trucks you see doing hauls have battery capacities of less than 200kwh The Tesla semi has a capacity of over a megawatt-hour...
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re: Utah man tests limits of electric truck by towing 10,000lbs until it dies - Volvagia
[quote]That thing sailing over your head is the point[/quote] Nah. I got it In all of its sophomoric banality. No one claimed that electric was appropriate for heavy long hauls. And yet the OT still hates on its existence in capacity. I dunno if it’s just hating electric in gener...
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re: Utah man tests limits of electric truck by towing 10,000lbs until it dies - Volvagia
[quote]$70k truck with a 100 mile limit lol[/quote] Only when you plan to road trip a Humvee in winter. ...
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re: Household utilities (electricity & H2O) annual use Where you at? Average / Above / Belo - Volvagia
[quote]Conclusion, menopause temperature deserves its own scale (and budget)! [/quote] You are also ignoring how many households are apartments. ...
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re: Dirty bomb fears as 'several kilos of URANIUM' is found in cargo at Heathrow - Volvagia
frick that I want Jack Bauer ...
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re: If you drive like this… - Volvagia
[quote]believe it or not i can drive perfectly fine with my dog hanging his head out of the window [/quote] And when the dog is killed if someone hits you, and deploys the airbags? ...
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re: Dirty bomb fears as 'several kilos of URANIUM' is found in cargo at Heathrow - Volvagia
[quote]And this, just by chance, happens about the same time all flights in the US are grounded by a “computer glitch”.[/quote] Um. You do realize this happened nearly 2 weeks ago, right? They are only just now talking about it to the media. Ease up on trying to connect all the dots for...
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re: NASA satellite from 80’s will be crashing down tonight. Odds of getting hit 1-9,400 - Volvagia
[quote]Guessing this is odds for any single human on earth to get hit..[/quote] No. It’s odds of the planet getting hit at all. ...
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re: Imagine Tulane-USC as a 1st round playoff game - Volvagia
[quote]You purists are going to have to get over it. It’s going to be fantastic football. Playing for a bye will keep the end of the season interesting, probably more so. There will be 8-10 teams vying for a top 4 bye, and 10-12 teams playing to make it. [/quote] So to recap, your opinion of th...
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re: John Osterlin has passed away - Volvagia
[quote]No disrespect but why “literally”?[/quote] Because there is zero angle you can use to rationalize that conclusion against the numbers. ...
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