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re: Pete Jenkins retiring at end of the year, Dennis Johnson taking over - Fat Man
[quote]Pete Jenkins[/quote] In the 80's he would come to the House of Lee on Vets in Metry. Closed to the press, maybe 50 -60 people in attendance. There was no interwebs nor ESPN. Sports news was printed on paper and delivered to your home each day. It was called a "news paper." Hearing P...
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re: Moving to Atlanta - Fat Man
Lindbergh Station area, slightly south or technically a part of Buckhead. A lot of new towers going up in the area. #4 son is single, white -- lives there. You'll be close enough for the work-commute, but also close enough to make a run at Midtown West, Inman Park, Piedmont Park or something h...
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re: PSA - XM Radio - Thank you OT Baws - Fat Man
Put it on your calendar as a reminder one year from now. ...
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re: Paging LSU Chicageaux- we need a Trough - Fat Man
LSU Chicageaux coined the phrase "92,000 fans, 4 notes, 1 experience" which is sold on t-shirts around the stadium on game day. Thanks....
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re: Jeff Schroeder - Fat Man
Do we mean John Schroder? State Rep from Covington / Madisonville? Straight shooter ... fiscal conservative, a good choice for Treasurer. And yes, I understand the treasurer has little to do with the budget. ...
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re: Are house plans supposed to be difficult? - Fat Man
More important than looking at plans on paper -- you should walk through some new construction open houses on the weekend. You may be an exception, but most people unfamiliar with plans have a very difficult time visualizing paper-to-life. Then apply what you learn over the weekends to the your d...
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re: Where is your high school class ring? - Fat Man
bottom of the Tchefuncta River ... since my Senior year. The beer was cold....
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re: What's the story behind saying "Germans"? - Fat Man
[quote]First jokes were "We landed on the moon!" Then came: "Japan bombs Pearl Harbor!" Then out of respect to Animal House.... "The Germans bomb Pearl Harbor!" Then settled on "Germans."[/quote] Above is the best explanation I've ever heard ..... better than my Urban Dictionary ...
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re: New York Giants ... Who's their best Tiger of all time? - Fat Man
[quote]Steve van buren[/quote] Wiki is saying he played for the Eagles ... but definitely a great Tiger: [link=(https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Steve_Van_Buren)]"retired as the NFL record holder for career rushing yards and career rushing touchdowns."[/link]...
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re: New York Giants ... Who's their best Tiger of all time? - Fat Man
"He suffered a concussion and cracked sternum on the play, but went on to play the rest of the season.[90]"...
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New York Giants ... Who's their best Tiger of all time? - Fat Man
Odell Beckham is great, no doubt. But there have been a few others: Leonard Marshall, [link=(https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Leonard_Marshall)]n the fourth quarter of the game, Marshall hit 49ers quarterback Joe Montana so hard that he suffered a bruised sternum, bruised stomach, cracked ribs...
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re: Watched the game a second time - Fat Man
[quote] When we passed, it was a basic route tree, just different parts of the field. [/quote] True, but to Etling's credit he threw a couple of nice out patterns, a nice long one on a play action to Chark. He also dodged pressure and rolled left, then threw a pass with touch. He also DID NOT ...
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re: Texas out of gas? - Fat Man
[quote]I read on FB that gas supply won't normalize in TX for up to 16 years[/quote] Will the decrease in burning fossil fuels in Texas lead to global cooling? This may also lead to a sweater shortage....
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re: This chick is not afraid of heights - Fat Man
[quote]heypaul[/quote] JJ Grey and Mofro at Texas Club 10/5. You buy the first round ... lol. ...
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re: Minimalist Wallet Recommendations - Fat Man
Several year ago I started with the black money band (Grand Band) ... basically a heavy duty rubber band. I ditched the monogram silver piece. A few i.d. and credit cards, some cash .. that's it -- minimalist. [link=(http://www.thegrandband.com/gb7000-lux-stainless-steel-plain-plaque.html?gcli...
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re: Questions about Lucchese boots - boots purchased - Fat Man
Mine (leather) ran narrow. I have to keep those wood-block boot stretchers in them. ...
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re: A story about Russians - Fat Man
Lee Harvey Oswald lived in New Orleans. Lee Harvey Oswald also spoke to Russians. Do you work in a book depository? ... just curious....
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re: Selling a stock at a loss, then re-buying it. - Fat Man
Thanks. I knew it applied to muni bonds .... suspected stocks, but wasn't sure. ...
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Selling a stock at a loss, then re-buying it. - Fat Man
I'm considering selling a stock at a loss. I believe I can re-buy it down the road. Is there a minimum period I have to wait before I can re-buy? TIA...
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re: Is there a non-biased news network ? - Fat Man
[quote]Is there a non-biased news network ?[/quote] No. [quote]Or is real journalism over?[/quote] Journalism has been biased since America was still colonies. The idea that somehow this just happened is, I believe, erroneous. For a balanced view, read AP articles and /or watch network n...
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