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Forum: Moot Court 23 May 2013, 06:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 6,953
Posted By Recklessmess
Limitations periods mainly exist for judicial...

Limitations periods mainly exist for judicial expediency, and are often quite arbitrary or set by interests groups for political reasons (see tort reform). It's much more likely that she exhausted...
Forum: Soapbox Derby 30 April 2013, 07:07 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 64,993
Posted By Recklessmess
My wife is a pediatric dentist, and when our...

My wife is a pediatric dentist, and when our pediatrician prescribed vitamins for our newborn, my wife was adamant that it have fluoride in it. So as far a conspiracy theories go, I can tell you that...
Forum: Food 28 December 2012, 09:33 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 32,180
Posted By Recklessmess
We all know hamburgers are ground up beef. That's...

We all know hamburgers are ground up beef. That's the point. But formed ground up anything doesn't invoke the images the name McRib implies, especially when people are picky about the cut of meat...
Forum: Automobiles 24 June 2010, 07:00 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 17,425
Posted By Recklessmess
If Snopes said it, it has to be true! I don't...

If Snopes said it, it has to be true! I don't understand why someone would go through the trouble of buying bologna when an acetone soaked rag/sponge would be so much more effective...and cheaper,...
Forum: Politics 11 June 2010, 07:32 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 30,796
Posted By Recklessmess
This one isn't totally without merit... NYC...

This one isn't totally without merit...

NYC homeless moving to Florida (http://video.nbc-2.com/Global/story.asp?S=10813541)

My folks live in Florida and complained about Bloomberg threatening...
Forum: Fauxtography 07 April 2010, 08:13 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 12,638
Posted By Recklessmess
There's a video of it here: ...

There's a video of it here:

http://chandrawijaya.com/cenote-angelita-mexico-underwater-river.html
Forum: Fauxtography 24 March 2010, 10:17 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 47,837
Posted By Recklessmess
Those look more like safety goggles or something,...

Those look more like safety goggles or something, considering they have guards for the side of the eyes.
Forum: Fauxtography 03 September 2009, 05:37 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 49,292
Posted By Recklessmess
Is there really such a thing as a truly feral...

Is there really such a thing as a truly feral dog? I know feral cats will revert back to their wild roots, but most stray dogs I've ever seen (at least the ones in Puerto Rico) are about as friendly...
Forum: Business 26 August 2009, 07:39 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 48,577
Posted By Recklessmess
Melbourne, Florida, on Babcock St. next to the...

Melbourne, Florida, on Babcock St. next to the Mario Andretti racing complex stands an empty WalMart. Last time I saw it was a bank home-loan center or something. The way I understand is that WalMart...
Forum: Legal Affairs 22 June 2009, 09:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 23,112
Posted By Recklessmess
The proper answer to anyone peddling or believing...

The proper answer to anyone peddling or believing such BS would be that even if such a law did exist on the books and had never been repealed, such a law would fail under Constitutional scrutiny....
Forum: Business 19 June 2009, 06:42 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 42,444
Posted By Recklessmess
We have them here in Jersey, too. Since the only...

We have them here in Jersey, too. Since the only place to get liquor or beer is either at a bar, liquor store, or a package store, which is basically a bar/liquor store in one. Generally for those...
Forum: Business 16 June 2009, 06:51 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 42,444
Posted By Recklessmess
I see more panhandlers in Newark than I do in New...

I see more panhandlers in Newark than I do in New York, so I'm not totally certain that the overall population is as much of a variable as is the local economy, but I can see why someone would make...
Forum: Business 16 June 2009, 06:25 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 42,444
Posted By Recklessmess
I live in Newark, NJ, and see a lot of...

I live in Newark, NJ, and see a lot of panhandlers, often the same ones, and often I get the same tired stories because they can't remember who they solicit.

Example 1) Well dressed man with a...
Forum: Inboxer Rebellion 23 May 2009, 02:54 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 35,950
Posted By Recklessmess
So you guys are the ones responsible for all the...

So you guys are the ones responsible for all the mess, eh?



The government isn't so much a controlling entity as it is a creditor, to which it can create conditions to which it loans out its...
Forum: Medical 14 May 2009, 05:13 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 10,400
Posted By Recklessmess
He probably could have found it if he walked down...

He probably could have found it if he walked down second avenue, toward St. Mark's place...
Forum: History 09 May 2009, 07:09 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 86,660
Posted By Recklessmess
Since a York and an Isle of Jersey already...

Since a York and an Isle of Jersey already existed, the naming of New York (which was once New Amsterdam - why they changed it I can't say, maybe they liked it better that way?) in honor of the...
Forum: Spook Central 04 May 2009, 02:16 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 68,434
Posted By Recklessmess
Are you Lionel Hutz with the misplaced...

Are you Lionel Hutz with the misplaced apostrophe? No, money down!
Forum: Inboxer Rebellion 29 April 2009, 11:15 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 43,974
Posted By Recklessmess
I think it was just for the sake of argument, at...

I think it was just for the sake of argument, at least it was in my use of the term. I could have just as easily said china, but the set of China I just bought recently actually came from somewhere...
Forum: Old Wives' Tales 29 April 2009, 06:51 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 26,089
Posted By Recklessmess
Some minerals actually bond with tissues in your...

Some minerals actually bond with tissues in your body, mostly heavy metals like Lead or Mercury. They generally stay with you for life, unless you undergo the process of chelation, which introduces a...
Forum: Inboxer Rebellion 29 April 2009, 06:45 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 43,974
Posted By Recklessmess
I never understood the idea of plastic eggs,...

I never understood the idea of plastic eggs, either. Every year we'd decorate hard-boiled eggs, put them in the fridge, and then on Easter the bunny would magically hide the eggs we decorated. We'd...
Forum: College 18 April 2009, 05:01 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 15,332
Posted By Recklessmess
(slightly off topic) Back in my days on the...

(slightly off topic)

Back in my days on the Old Raritan I remember hearing the legend that Rutgers was supposed to be, or was invited to join the Ivy League, but declined. Some of the reasons...
Forum: Politics 06 April 2009, 06:53 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 19,201
Posted By Recklessmess
So wait, if God painted this image, that the...

So wait, if God painted this image, that the viewer should see an image in his or her own kind - a white viewer would see a white Mary, a mestizo would see a mestizo Mary. I mean, God did paint it,...
Forum: Politics 02 April 2009, 06:44 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 19,201
Posted By Recklessmess
If the artist was God, wouldn't God stay true to...

If the artist was God, wouldn't God stay true to form, and not editorialize?
Forum: Politics 01 April 2009, 08:24 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 19,201
Posted By Recklessmess
Even if she was Mestizo (which I don't really...

Even if she was Mestizo (which I don't really see), it's still quite a stretch from that and the regional people of Israel at the time. I wonder what answers you'd get if you asked people who didn't...
Forum: Politics 01 April 2009, 07:29 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 19,201
Posted By Recklessmess
I'm only going by the actual picture in the...

I'm only going by the actual picture in the Church, and to me, neither she, nor the seraph underneath her (is that supposed to be Jesus?) (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Virgen_de_guadalupe2.jpg)...
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