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re: Chevy is bringing back the Blazer! - real turf fan
[quote]btw-Jalopnik is staffed with progressive filth.[/quote] damn (thanks for that info)...
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re: Chevy is bringing back the Blazer! - real turf fan
I had not seen the jalopnik site before (that hosts the original link). It's great. Especially scroll down to see the article about the woman in Jackson MS steeling her own car back after she saw it being driven to Lowe's when she'd left it at the local dealership for servicing. For that laugh...
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re: Colorized photographs from the Civil War - real turf fan
[quote]They answered an age old call,[/quote] Lest we forget the draft riots in New York City [link=(https://www.history.com/topics/american-civil-war/draft-riots)]Some of the bloodiest....[/link]...
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re: “The Smartest Person” in GoT - Sansa - real turf fan
[quote]She was in the company of Tywin Lannister, so yes kind of a stretch she considers Sansa smartest she knows[/quote] Did Tywin ever figure out who Arya was? If not, it would drop his intelligence level quite a bit....
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re: France is already bickering about how they will rebuild Notre Dame Cathedral - real turf fan
Lest we not forget the Pompidou center...
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re: Dallas D.A. plans to stop prosecuting thefts under $750 to help ‘people of color’ - real turf fan
[quote][b]Homeboy Shopping Channel[/b] expanding to Dallas County.[/quote] One of the great TV shows that couldn't last two episodes in today's PC world....
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re: Notre Dame cathedral is burning down - real turf fan
[quote]a piece of artwork.[/quote] Depends on what that piece of artwork means. Notre Dame really isn't filled with artwork that started off as artwork. It's filled with religious relics and each has meaning to those who believe in their religion. With time, some became famous as artwork....
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re: Game of Thrones S8 E1 "Winterfell" Official Thread - real turf fan
But it wasn't a fatal shot. (Cool 'cannon' though.)...
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re: Let’s face it, GoT has gone over the top with the feminism - real turf fan
Rose to the top? Shea, Margary, Lady Stark, Rob's wife, women associated with the Boltons, the good actress all beg to differ. ...
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re: Are brick and mortar chain stores fricked once boomers can't stop at them anymore? - real turf fan
Applebee's menu is hurting Applebee's. Chicken fingers seem to be 60% of their sales....
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re: The 13th Warrior - real turf fan
A friend in Massachusetts discovered the movie and saw it three times in first run. She came on line and raved about it, and I kept looking for it until it came on cable. I liked the feel of it, the mountains felt right for central scandanavia. Now to find the book. (Was Crichton having healt...
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Jon Snow questions 23andme about his DNA results - real turf fan
[link=(https://www.mcsweeneys.net/articles/jon-snow-emails-23andme-about-his-dna-results)]LINK[/link] Beautifully done. ...
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re: BR to Asheville must see/visit recommendations along the way - real turf fan
If you have the time I-26 from Johnson City to Asheville is the best drive through the mountains this side of Maryland. South of Knoxville: Benton Bacon near Madisonville TN, classic ham and bacon done in the Virginia piedmont style. Bacon ends make a great alternative Red Beans and Rice version...
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re: George R.R. Martin pleased with progress on writing Winds of Winter: It’s going very well - real turf fan
I am old. I bought the paperbacks and stopped 1/3 of the way in when I realized that the rest hadn't been written yet. Then, the dude has the audacity to write the history of the tarwhoevers last year. But NOT ALL OF IT. He only published the first of two vol. At least that's what was said when...
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The ultimate comedy club stroke joke - real turf fan
[link=(https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-6916101/British-stand-comedian-Ian-Cognito-sits-chair-lays-dies-late-night-show.html)]LINK[/link] First go by the name Ian Cognito. Late night stand up routine includes a joke about a stroke. Ten minutes later collapse on stage. Audience a...
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re: OTers in home construction. - real turf fan
In NOLA, one day I was returning something (a light fixture) at Home Depot. The person in front of me had a cart full to overflowing of assorted plumbing parts. She got over a hundred dollars credit on them. Only later did I understand why? First, contractors get a percentage reward for buying...
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re: Addams Family trailer - real turf fan
Sam apparently has three Fathers and one Mother. And he's happy with the situation. [link=(https://www.tvguide.com/news/patty-dukes-son-sean-astin-was-a-good-sport-about-uncovering-his-fathers-identity/)]LINK[/link]...
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re: Steamboats on the Mississippi - real turf fan
If you've ever been to the towns near the Great Smokey Mountains National Park, you may have seen Dandridge TN. Dandridge was also an occasional steamboat destination when the water was high enough, even though it's almost in the mountains. Those magnificent boats could go places because they were...
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re: How the hell did Mary Landrieu win 3 straight senate races? - real turf fan
I don't think anyone has mentioned that Mary was a FOB, Friend of Bill (Clinton) back in her first senate election and she had the power of Clinton making phone calls to certain demographic groups. Their connection was through a group of "young Democrats" who were going to change things. What...
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re: JizzyBleach and the Noose, Halloween, and offended SJWs - real turf fan
Smollett: no black face, but how about brown face...tanning gell applied heavily? Remember there are brights and there are blacks and they know the difference....
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