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re: Negative Biopsy Results, Boys!!! - real turf fan
Thanks for sharing your good news (even if it's not the best of all possible worlds). These days, good is pretty good to hear. ...
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re: Six Flags removes endless meal deal after at the park every day for 7 years - real turf fan
[quote]What a fricking idiot. Could have done something useful and made money to pay for food.[/quote] Do something useful: get a job [b]seven days a week[/b], pay taxes on income, drive to grocery store, walk through store, buy food, pay taxes on purchase, drive home, stop nd get fuel and pay...
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re: What is the point of a middle name? - real turf fan
Often the middle name is a Saint's name. In families where Saints aren't a part of religion, the middle name is often a family name. These, of course, applied to children who weren't the recipients of made up names, of jumbles of letters of people known to the baby momma, or of "look at me" t...
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re: Ashville, NC - real turf fan
We have a lot of friends in Asheville through interests in a gardening hobby. Some of the nicest summer in Asheville and winter in California. But the area definitely looks at life through different filters. We went to Flat Rock Playhouse to see two "Greater Tuna" plays that we had not seen be...
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re: President Tate’s LSU Med grad address-exhaustive analogy of Med degree to hip hop culture - real turf fan
You have to praise him from the rooftops. Because someone in a position to hire the next President of Joe's Cow and LGBT college is going to remember this fine man and they'll hire him away from you. ...
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re: What are life’s simple pleasures? - real turf fan
There were fireflies out about a week ago northeast of Knoxville. Just after the rainstorm that knocked out everybody's electricity near us....
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re: I talked to Dinesh D’Souza today. - real turf fan
[quote]I watched the latter happen with a close relative of mine. He's always been a nice and genuinely caring person. He was well liked in his small town. After he retired he ran for and was elected to the state legislature. Within a few years he had become as pompous a self-interested douchebag as...
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re: US Soccer teams to now have equal pay for men and women - real turf fan
I wonder how the men are going to react to their pay cuts to even up the salaries? Those increases are going to have to come from somewhere and it's probably not going to be increased seats in stands....
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re: Driving NOLA to Boston, the catch? - real turf fan
For your sanity, try to hit NYC and CT on a Sunday morning. Or plan on lots of sitting in traffic, and whatever that does to your vehicles projected range per recharge...
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Details emerge about the death of Murdaughs' housekeeper and more about the boating death - real turf fan
There's a federal grand jury looking in. The insurance company who held a five million dollar blanket insurance policy has described Murdaugh's actions. And where the money went and some more names emerge, as well as more about the now-dead son's habits.[quote]The affidavit attests that Doughty w...
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re: A picture that doesn't need a time stamp: do you see the clue? - real turf fan
Guy in the right foreground is slightly smiling looking down and in front of himself where his cell phone is on a selfie stick. Selfie sticks were not a thing in the earlier (2014) Russian-Ukrainian conflict. ...
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A picture that doesn't need a time stamp: do you see the clue? - real turf fan
[img]https://i.dailymail.co.uk/1s/2022/05/17/07/57870899-10823033-Ukrainian_solders_examine_the_wreck_of_a_Russian_tank_in_an_imag-a-2_1652767897487.jpg[/img] Not the country the tank came from, nor the uniforms of the two soldiers, not even that the tank broke down going through a fairly new gro...
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re: Trump rally in Austin - real turf fan
[link=(https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-10818263/Trump-praises-bravery-Iraq-calls-reporter-Brian-Williams-cockroach-Texas-rally.html)]Daily Mail covered the Austin TX Trump speech[/link]...
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re: What’s the #1 DVD on Amazon? - real turf fan
When I checked Amazon, it said it didn't know when or if it would get more copies. I ordered it from someone else as my husband really wanted a copy. It still hasn't arrived AND the shipping charge was over ten dollars. ...
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re: First Indigenous SI Model - real turf fan
[link=(https://www.buzzsprout.com/1131506/8865083-episode-42-ashley-callingbull-wacey-rabbit-july-14-2021)]Wacey (? weally?) and his to be wife on a podcast[/link] Is it possible to say Wacey Rabbit and not say Wacey Wabbit?...
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re: California rejects plans to alleviate ongoing drought with desalination plant - real turf fan
And the energy to run that plant is going to come from where and cause additional rolling black outs where? And the resultant very toxic brine is going to be dumped where?...
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Red Light Camera Tickets: in Chicago even worse than they though - real turf fan
So the camera caught you and took your money. Surprise, surprise. In the burbs of Chicago, 15% of the take went to the guy who was the subagent who sold the system to the locals, and the mayor got $3,500 cash every month. Unknown to them, there was also a percentage kickback to the seller of the...
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re: Give me your worst roach horror story - real turf fan
Our townhouse in the French Quarter had a single downspout draining water off the roof (and keeping the body of the front of the building dry. It went into a hold in the sidewalk next to the house and from there to where ever. Every Mardi Gras, people would decide to stuff their go cubs into that...
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re: Brittney Griner denied request for house arrest to be held another 30 days for trial - real turf fan
How hard would it be to recruit a [i]company[/i] of her peers to attack Russia to free her? (I was going to say Battalion, but that's a lot of people.) Has anyone said they won't play for the Russian teams in support of her release? Any kneel downs? Any names on helmets? ...
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re: My honeycomb chinos - real turf fan
That is so far from the color of a honeycomb that's it's evidence that city folk shouldn't be allowed to eat honey....
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