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re: Thinking of a Move to Nashville - Any Nashville Area Lawyers? - real turf fan
A friend has law degrees from Vandy and is still paying them off. I'd expect the Vandy connection has been worth it, though. You might want to check out and find if your and your wife's lack of a a hoity-toity Vandy connection would be an invisible fence to your ambitions....
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re: Woman shoots man after he opens her car door and slaps her - real turf fan
He is big and she isn't. He could have intimidated without physical force. Why did he physically follow the car? Was his daughter at the filling station?...
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re: Seattle City Council moved to replace entire police dept. - real turf fan
Doesn't this mean a Get Out of Jail Free card for anyone the Police signed off on? And anyone convicted by the disgraced police department? There's a great book store in Seattle, they probably don't have to worry about theft, but mayhem could be a problem for them....
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The new head of the Royal Horticultural Society is Mr. Weed - real turf fan
One weed who won't get bigger this summer. [link=(https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-8578849/The-head-Royal-Horticultural-Society-Mr-Weed-course.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ico=taboola_feed)]Meet Mr. Weed[/link]...
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re: Auburn professor: ‘F*** every single cop’ - real turf fan
According to Google Scholar, there are two other scientists with his name who have published juried papers in recognized scientific publications. With his name, in the past three years, nothing published. Nor even accepted for publication. So hth did the dude get hired with no publications in ...
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re: Auburn professor: ‘F*** every single cop’ - real turf fan
Where did he 'earn' his PhD and what was the title of his dissertation? ...
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re: NCAA to allow players to make commemorative and social justice statements on uniforms - real turf fan
How long until cod piece challenges are allowed?...
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re: Pick Three Places Anywhere Where You Would Buy A Home - real turf fan
Nanaimo, Vancouver Island, British Columbia North shore of Oahu Breton Highlands, Nova Scotia, Canada And with the money, I could afford staff to care for them in my absence, to tend to lush gardens, and to fly me to the place with the best weather....
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re: Ginsburg had a procedure today - real turf fan
Last week or so they did an invasive procedure and she went home before rush hour. This week they do a non-invasive and keep her until the weekend. Huh?...
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re: Jefferson County, AL has one proud daddy this morning! - real turf fan
[quote]county sheriff daughter's[/quote] Understatement of the year. Jefferson County is Birmingham, which is pretty important in Alabama. (Not exactly the only city, but once was a powerhouse and filled with employed people.) Currently having some troubles of the melanin persuasion....
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The Site of Van Gogh's last painting - real turf fan
The day he committed suicide[link=(https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-8568547/Exact-spot-Van-Gogh-painted-final-masterpiece-French-village.html)]LINK[/link] The key was that a Van Gogh scholar knew VG's work well enough that when he saw a very old postcard, he recognized what Van Gogh had p...
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re: Tropical Storm Isaias - Tropical Storm Warnings & Watches up the East Coast - real turf fan
Any update on the 'news' story from last week or so about the dust and dirt in the atmosphere from Africa moving westward .....tamping down on tropical storm development?...
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re: NY, Chicago, LA, San Fran, and another dozen or so liberal cities refer to the rest of us - real turf fan
A hundred plus acres with frontage on a major river and house on the elevation where only a biblical flood might reach up. Good neighbors. Lived in Houston and New Orleans long enough to appreciate the differences....
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2020: possible good news: Oprah shuts down O magazine - real turf fan
[link=(https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-8561875/Oprah-closing-print-edition-O-Magazine-20-years-embattled-Hearst-Publications.html)]LINK[/link] The print edition is no longer printed. Maybe a website, but I wonder at the economics of that. And Hearst Publishing is losing its hea...
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re: Assault on 18-year-old biracial woman in Wisconsin being investigated as hate crime - real turf fan
Lest you forget that the girl had two hours of counseling by the other famous biracial female, Meghan Markle, wife of Prince Harry of England. With lots of press coverage....
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re: If we had 100% across the board equality of outcomes racially - real turf fan
Here? Within a month, some would be on their way to being broke and others would be quietly accumulating wealth. Within six months, the quiet accumulaters would still be quiet, but richer. In five years there'd be three levels of wealth....
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re: Mass exodus, 90 Chinese nuclear scientists suddenly resign high paying jobs - real turf fan
I'm surprised that that government [b]allowed[/b]them to resign. I'd expect they have their own version of forced un-retirement....
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re: Fauci Guarantees No One Can Catch - real turf fan
As our next door neighbor said to his favorite dog when the dog went into bark at snake mode when it saw a black hose in our yard," Don't embarrass yourself, Casey"...
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re: 3 friends 'massacred' on fishing trip in Florida - real turf fan
Link above said he started accumulating when he was 13, he had fifteen convictions and had been sent to the state pen twice. When this happened he was out on bail for breaking a guy's arm with a crow bar, and had a trial going to happen for another charge. Imagine how much he's cost the good ...
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Wales: dog walker garroted by her two dogs' leashes around her neck - real turf fan
[link=(https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-8548087/Mother-four-strangled-death-two-dogs-pulling-leads-wrapped-neck.html)]LINK[/link] Apparent cause of death: walking two very strong dogs. Found on the ground by a young girl (not that it matters, but wish a time machine could show us how thi...
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