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Might not be a popular opinion, but I kind of respect the guy for addressing the $80 pants head-on. :lol: I’ve been on the side of Scheffler throughout this thing. That being said, I do think mistakes were probably made by both Scottie and the cop. The thing that struck me as most egregious in al...

re: Why does mayo need refrigerated?

Posted by lostinbr on 5/29/24 at 5:24 pm
[quote]Ketchup and mustard are both vinegar based. Vinegar is a natural preservative.[/quote] It’s actually true in the case of ketchup. :lol: It’s just super acidic which prevents microbial growth. ...

re: Why does mayo need refrigerated?

Posted by lostinbr on 5/29/24 at 4:35 pm
[quote]Mayo does not go bad and it does not need to be refrigerated. Vinegar is main ingredient. Vinegar is a preservative. Downvotes incoming.[/quote] Vinegar is not the main ingredient in mayonnaise. It’s not even a [i]required[/i] ingredient in mayonnaise. :lol:...
[quote]The barrage follows a warning from North Korea’s vice defense minister about a “tit-for-tat action” after anti-Pyongyang leaflets were sent over the border recently by South Korean activists. The balloons were stuffed with USB drives containing South Korean media such as K-pop and K-drama, as...
[quote] If you lose, you obviously pitch off vs. the #4 and then go to war needing to win 3 in a row still having your top 2 aces.[/quote] Do you, though? I realize it’s a 4-seed but can you imagine the melt if we got eliminated throwing our midweek staff without even putting Jump or Holman on the ...
[quote]I'm not scared of being 0-1 unless that means we're 0-1 having burned Jump or Holman. I'm also not scared of being 1-1 if we still have Jump or Holman. I'm scared of being 1-1 having burned Jump and Holman. Now you have to win 3 games...without Jump and Holman.[/quote] This doesn’t make se...

re: We must not look past Wofford

Posted by lostinbr on 5/29/24 at 8:01 am
[quote]Just have to ask yourself.. better chance to win: Ack and the pen vs Wofford's ace (who's thrown twice in the past 10 days) or Ack and the pen vs UNCs 3 or 4? Is the goal to make it to Sunday or win the regional?[/quote] I do wonder whether the fact that we just had 3 bullpen gam...

re: Dealing with Teenage daughters

Posted by lostinbr on 5/28/24 at 9:24 pm
[quote]isn't it kind of weird to have a curfew on someone who has graduated high school?[/quote] [quote]Not if they are living in your house Don't care if someone is 50 years old if they are living at my house[/quote] I mean that’s fine and all, but I think at some point you have to ask yoursel...

re: Dealing with Teenage daughters

Posted by lostinbr on 5/28/24 at 8:39 pm
[quote]Life would be absolutely unreal if he were he’s supposed to be this time next year (enrolled in college [b]and on the FB team[/b]). He’s just not mature enough.[/quote][quote]by Gaston[/quote] Your kid plays football? Man that’s awesome, we had no idea. What kind of car does he drive?...

re: Dealing with Teenage daughters

Posted by lostinbr on 5/28/24 at 8:33 pm
[quote]Called my wife and me tonight asking if she could crash with her friend and the friend’s bf. Both over 18. Idea shot down by both wife and me and my daughter proceeds to argue and demand a reason.[/quote][quote]Any of you dads feel free to give advice.[/quote] Not sure of the exact circumsta...
[quote]I won't blame anyone for that BUT there's a lot of motherfrickers driving around uninsured and I bet they aren't getting these letters[/quote] Probably because they just don’t have plates. Or drivers’ licenses. Or both. :lol: (Seriously)...
[quote]Most people have no idea how decrepit our natural gas local distribution network is in the country. It’s an absolute mess. You’d be shocked if you saw some of the pipe come out of the ground that I have. It’s amazing this doesn’t happen more often. Here’s one point to illustrate it. I pro...
[quote]What the hell do you think lives in a bayou that you can't have a dog near it?[/quote] 12-foot pythons, apparently. :lol:...
Whoa ETA: Looks like it was caused by a gas line somehow. [link=(https://www.wtae.com/article/natural-gas-explosion-youngstown-ohio/60928561)]LINK[/link] [quote]Mahoning County Emergency Management Agency said the situation is fluid but under control after a natural gas explosion. A lou...
You can try to fight it. When all is said and done, you’ll probably pay the $700 anyway (or more). Probably best to bite the bullet and move on....
[quote]when people ask me why i dont use a local/small town bank, these are always my reasons[/quote] Are you referring to his note about tracking IP addresses? Because if so, the big national banks aren’t much better. They might track all of that info but they have zero interest in providing it or...
These threads are always funny as we get people in completely different industries/roles talking past each other, making generalizations based on their own personal experiences, without even telling everyone what they actually [i]do[/i]. I work in the EPC projects business, in a customer-facing r...
If we aren’t limiting it to active posters, Magician2 has to make the list somewhere. ...
[quote]I've always thought that houses could be built with exterior walls made with hollow composite panels, filled with water. The water inside the panels heated or chilled, depending on the temperature.[/quote] That would be terrible for a bunch of reasons. :lol: Leaks would be a nightmare to ...
[quote]Where does the 7mil loss of WBB come from. Almost Every game is sold out now. Yes Mulkey makes big bucks but it has to have added revenue or Woodward doesn’t pull trigger[/quote] Last year (the 2022-2023 season) WBB made $970k in ticket sales and paid $4.7 million in coaching salaries. E...