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Brees about to take over the 'one-and-done champion' title from Peyton Manning - rickgrimes
Unless he can somehow salvage one last game winning drive at the end here....
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Iran: Blind pacifism in the face of aggressors is not a strategy - rickgrimes
So many people have been talking about how lashing out at Iran is a bad idea. I think it’s worth mentioning though that no strategy has ever consistently been able to outperform tit-for-tat with slight forgiveness at a prisoners dilemma (which this situation roughly models to). There are lots of ...
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Howard Stern talking about Coach O and LSU - rickgrimes
[link=(https://youtu.be/sWVPhCJFwn8)]LINK[/link] SIAP. Enjoy!...
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re: Trust the Saints to put a damper on things after last night's high - rickgrimes
[quote]I don't know if I'd call 48-46 "laying an egg".[/quote] In the context of going from No.1 seed with home field advantage throughout the playoffs to dropping to 3 or 4 with having to go play in the wildcard game, it is. ...
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Trust the Saints to put a damper on things after last night's high - rickgrimes
What a high it was yesterday after LSU's win in the SEC champion game only for the Saints to ruin it by laying an egg against the 49ers today. From a possible 1st seed, the Saints are now in danger of not even getting a first round bye. CSP sometimes makes you want to pull your hair out. frick. ...
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LSU has all but locked up the #1 seed now with tOSU stinking up the 1st half - rickgrimes
LSU's defense is on the up and up. There are no other reasons or excuses for the committee to not vote LSU #1 anymore....
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Check out this truck stop in Laramie, Wyoming serving Indian food to long-haul truckers - rickgrimes
[quote]At the Akal Travel Center truck stop in Laramie, Wyoming, the Indian food that Mintu Pandher and his staff are cooking up in a small kitchen attracts truckers and locals from miles around, with food they can't find anywhere else along Interstate 80. Turns out there's money in all those smells...
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re: Watching this 75,000 HP nuclear icebreaker cut through ice is incredibly satisfying - rickgrimes
In Soviet Russia, Titanic sinks icebergs....
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WWYD if your Airpods fell in a public urinal? - rickgrimes
- Let it swim with the fishes? (That's $150 literally down the drain) - Fish it out and get it replaced at an Apple Store under warranty by coming up with some BS intermittent sound issue (for bonus points - don't stop the Genius if he tries to put them in his ears to test them) - Fish it out, was...
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Has the name 'Karen' always had the notoriety that it currently has? - rickgrimes
I just don't see how you could name your daughter Karen anymore....
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re: FiveThirtyEight Playoff Projections - rickgrimes
[quote]538 thought this would be year 3 of a Hillary administration[/quote] 538 gave Trump a 35% chance of winning the election going into election night. I guess you don't understand how probability and statistics work. You must be one of those white non-college educated folks that the polls under...
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It's the starting QB role Brennan's to lose next year? - rickgrimes
I'm hoping all the waiting and learning behind other QBs serves him well like it did Matt Flynn and Aaron Rodgers when he takes over the reins next year. ...
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Joe Burrow > The Hawaiian from Bama - rickgrimes
[link=(https://www.tigerdroppings.com/rant/more-sports/joe-burrow--the-hawaiian-from-bama/78493999/)] Joe Burrow > The Hawaiian from Bama[/link] My above post from 2018 was just one year too early and most people down voted me. What a difference a year makes! Here's to Joe 'Heisman' Burrow. :C...
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re: Joe Burrow > The Hawaiian from Bama - rickgrimes
My OP was just one year too early. What a difference a year makes. Here's to Joe Burrow - The 2019 Heisman winner and No.1 NFL draft pick. :Cheers:...
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re: Can I get a reliable used 3-row SUV for less than $15K? - rickgrimes
[quote]Op, are you looking to pay 15k cash? Or you looking for a note up to 15k?[/quote] If I got something in the $15K-20K range, I will probably just pay straight up cash. If I get a vehicle for $35K, I will probably have a note for $15K after putting $20K down....
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re: Can I get a reliable used 3-row SUV for less than $15K? - rickgrimes
[quote]Also what part of the country are in?[/quote] Norcal. ...
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re: Can I get a reliable used 3-row SUV for less than $15K? - rickgrimes
[quote]Can you meet halfway at $32,500?[/quote] Someone at work just told me to look at the Hyundai Palisade and the Kia Telluride. 2020 base models for both start around $31K, and looks like they come with a ton of standard features. I had no idea you could get brand new 3-row crossovers for mid $...
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re: Can I get a reliable used 3-row SUV for less than $15K? - rickgrimes
Love the 4runner! Had no idea they come with a third row. Is the 3rd row usable for adults in a pinch, or is it only for tiny kids?...
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re: Can I get a reliable used 3-row SUV for less than $15K? - rickgrimes
[quote]Can you meet halfway at $32,500?[/quote] Looks like I should stretch my budget to $25-30K if I don't want something with a very high mileage. Of all the suggestions so far, I like the CX-9, Highlander and Honda Pilot the most. Aren't Mazdas, Toyotas and Hondas generally more reliable than Ch...
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re: Can I get a reliable used 3-row SUV for less than $15K? - rickgrimes
Hopefully nothing older than 10 years?...
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