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Forum: SLC 18 April 2018, 06:34 PM
Replies: 845
Views: 49,964
Posted By UrbanLegends101
We have both trash and recycle pickups in our...

We have both trash and recycle pickups in our neighborhood, and sometimes I think it is more an issue of how the crew wants to handle it.

The mail truck route is slightly different. That is, on...
Forum: SLC 11 April 2018, 05:07 PM
Replies: 467
Views: 32,422
Posted By UrbanLegends101
Well, telling on youngest daughter, she had to...

Well, telling on youngest daughter, she had to take it twice, failing the first time. For a few bucks more, she can retake it (almost) immediately, pay the retest fee and go back to the testing...
Forum: SLC 10 April 2018, 02:07 PM
Replies: 467
Views: 32,422
Posted By UrbanLegends101
I have a pair of frames, the same style that I...

I have a pair of frames, the same style that I normally wear, without lens, for the specific purpose of taking ID photos with glasses, but little or no chance of reflection issues.
Forum: SLC 09 April 2018, 02:20 PM
Replies: 467
Views: 32,422
Posted By UrbanLegends101
I think the Florida written test minimum score is...

I think the Florida written test minimum score is also 80, but an interesting observation from my youngest daughter is that when she took the written test earlier this year on a computerized system,...
Forum: SLC 05 April 2018, 03:33 AM
Replies: 385
Views: 26,680
Posted By UrbanLegends101
License plates seen recently: TN GRITS ...

License plates seen recently:

TN GRITS (had an ETSU frame on the Tennessee plate)

WILD RYCE
Forum: Social Studies 03 April 2018, 10:07 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,146
Posted By UrbanLegends101
Or the proper way to pronounce Lejeune, as in...

Or the proper way to pronounce Lejeune, as in Camp Lejeune, NC

https://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=128572001
Forum: Weird News 30 March 2018, 05:33 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 771
Posted By UrbanLegends101
Virtually all aircraft have the capability of...

Virtually all aircraft have the capability of turning off the transponder, either from a front panel switch or pulling a circuit breaker (or pulling a fuse).

If the aircraft is flying in airspace...
Forum: SLC 29 March 2018, 07:36 PM
Replies: 1,009
Views: 229,703
Posted By UrbanLegends101
Correcting the call for the Gainesville station...

Correcting the call for the Gainesville station from WULT-FM to WUFT-FM.

I think Georgia public broadcasting and South Carolina public broadcasting run the same programming for much of the day,...
Forum: SLC 28 March 2018, 11:31 PM
Replies: 1,009
Views: 229,703
Posted By UrbanLegends101
Got in the car this afternoon to pick up daughter...

Got in the car this afternoon to pick up daughter at school and I noticed the FM radio, tuned to what I thought was our local PBS outlet (WJCT-FM 89.9) had far more static than in should. Looked...
Forum: Police Blotter 21 March 2018, 05:31 PM
Replies: 200
Views: 12,900
Posted By UrbanLegends101
I've seen numerous claims that David Hogg's...

I've seen numerous claims that David Hogg's mother works or worked for CNN.

Any truth to that claim?
Forum: Rantidote 21 March 2018, 04:57 PM
Replies: 516
Views: 34,026
Posted By UrbanLegends101
Same in our house, either spouse or daughter. ...

Same in our house, either spouse or daughter.

Clearing the timer would restore the clock display.
Forum: Rantidote 13 March 2018, 02:39 AM
Replies: 687
Views: 50,534
Posted By UrbanLegends101
Your fuel must have really been expensive back in...

Your fuel must have really been expensive back in 1960, at 31 cents per gallon. When I started driving in 1964, brand name gasoline was in the low twenties range and the off-brand was generally...
Forum: Rantidote 06 March 2018, 02:20 AM
Replies: 380
Views: 24,186
Posted By UrbanLegends101
At the link, there is a click-on for a newer...

At the link, there is a click-on for a newer edition:

https://www.amazon.com/Art-War-Sun-Tzu/dp/193627602X/ref=dp_ob_title_bk
Forum: Rantidote 05 March 2018, 09:58 PM
Replies: 380
Views: 24,186
Posted By UrbanLegends101
Considering it is a hard back bound book printed...

Considering it is a hard back bound book printed on what feels like pretty fair paper stock, smoother than the typical mass market hard backs, seemed like a fair price.

An interesting point is...
Forum: Rantidote 05 March 2018, 09:54 PM
Replies: 380
Views: 24,186
Posted By UrbanLegends101
Yep, that is even cheaper than the $7.17 plus...

Yep, that is even cheaper than the $7.17 plus Florida sales tax that I paid for this hard back copy.
Forum: Rantidote 04 March 2018, 12:02 AM
Replies: 380
Views: 24,186
Posted By UrbanLegends101
Daughter and I were checking out some books to...

Daughter and I were checking out some books to purchase at Books-A-Million and saw a reasonably priced copy of The Federalist Papers. Now I know why it was only $7.97 - printed in China.
Forum: Rantidote 26 February 2018, 05:00 PM
Replies: 516
Views: 34,026
Posted By UrbanLegends101
Not just live programming, but canned material,...

Not just live programming, but canned material, typically syndicated material which should have ample time to review the closed captioning.
Forum: SLC 26 February 2018, 02:01 AM
Replies: 385
Views: 26,680
Posted By UrbanLegends101
Daughter and I went to Home Depot today to get...

Daughter and I went to Home Depot today to get some pine board to make artist canvas frames and picked up some nice select pine board, 1 in x 2 in x 8 feet.

The label for the product indicated it...
Forum: Police Blotter 22 February 2018, 12:28 PM
Replies: 200
Views: 12,900
Posted By UrbanLegends101
Members of the National Guard and Reserve forces...

Members of the National Guard and Reserve forces of the United States also tend to have full-time jobs and would not normally be available for Monday through Friday school hour guard shifts, although...
Forum: SLC 22 February 2018, 12:47 AM
Replies: 385
Views: 26,680
Posted By UrbanLegends101
Most of the sheriff and police vehicles in Clay...

Most of the sheriff and police vehicles in Clay County and Duval County are all white with the decorative reflective tape, pretty much like this photo in the link.

Florida State Patrol vehicles...
Forum: SLC 21 February 2018, 09:30 PM
Replies: 385
Views: 26,680
Posted By UrbanLegends101
Headed up US 17, Park Avenue and Roosevelt,...

Headed up US 17, Park Avenue and Roosevelt, Orange Park into Jacksonville, when I was passed by four brand new Dodge Chargers, all four were black, with the exception of the doors and the roof, which...
Forum: Social Studies 12 February 2018, 07:59 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 31,620
Posted By UrbanLegends101
I like that disclaimer. Thanks. The Clay...

I like that disclaimer. Thanks.

The Clay County tax collector's office, which also runs the DMV operations in the county, does the credit card transactions in-house, and they add on a small fee....
Forum: Social Studies 12 February 2018, 12:57 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 31,620
Posted By UrbanLegends101
I'd suggest the credit acceptance via a third...

I'd suggest the credit acceptance via a third party is probably more popular on both sides. The government agency gets their monies with less hassle and the tax payer can either pay off the credit...
Forum: Social Studies 11 February 2018, 09:01 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 31,620
Posted By UrbanLegends101
Didn't all this start with a post from ChasFink? ...

Didn't all this start with a post from ChasFink?


My favorite instance of this is something I heard years ago about New York State - I think it's still true: a seller is not allowed to charge...
Forum: Social Studies 11 February 2018, 04:08 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 31,620
Posted By UrbanLegends101
I understand Official Payments isn't a credit...

I understand Official Payments isn't a credit card. So far, PayPal has never charged me above the amount charged by the merchant and I've never paid my bank for the use of the bill pay system, even...
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