snopes.com  

Go Back   snopes.com > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 25 of 500
Search took 0.05 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: erwins
Forum: SLC 25 April 2018, 01:03 AM
Replies: 856
Views: 50,965
Posted By erwins
Huh, that made me look up a local/state chain...

Huh, that made me look up a local/state chain known around here as Bob's Burgers. (More officially, I guess the name was either Bob's Hamburgers, or Bob's Burger Express) There were restaurants in...
Forum: Amusement Bark 20 April 2018, 08:28 PM
Replies: 233
Views: 87,712
Posted By erwins
It sounds to me like the author may have missed...

It sounds to me like the author may have missed the point. They possibly weren't trying to avoid the jury seeing them check their watches. They may have wanted the jury to see them checking the...
Forum: Rantidote 20 April 2018, 05:19 PM
Replies: 690
Views: 51,400
Posted By erwins
Can you use a cold frame to get more out of the...

Can you use a cold frame to get more out of the extra time, and lower the risk if the temperature falls? You can put the cold frame in a couple of weeks before the plants to get the soil warmed up,...
Forum: Crash and Burn 20 April 2018, 04:32 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,388
Posted By erwins
Yeah, the picture in that article is the only one...

Yeah, the picture in that article is the only one I can find. It shows 3 people clearly wearing their masks wrong. I had been looking for something else, and thought I'd seen another pic with more...
Forum: Crash and Burn 19 April 2018, 05:32 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,388
Posted By erwins
I take it back. I thought I'd seen a picture with...

I take it back. I thought I'd seen a picture with many people wearing them incorrectly, but all I can find is a picture with 3 people. Not sure why they were wearing them that way, but it isn't such...
Forum: Crash and Burn 19 April 2018, 03:10 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,388
Posted By erwins
It sounds utterly terrifying, but hearing the...

It sounds utterly terrifying, but hearing the total calm in the voices of the cockpit crew while they communicated with the tower was reassuring. "Well, a piece of the aircraft is missing, so we'll...
Forum: Soapbox Derby 17 April 2018, 03:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 589
Posted By erwins
GenYus, why do you think it would be a conflict...

GenYus, why do you think it would be a conflict of interest for Cohen?

ETA: Oh, never mind. The conflict is for Hannity, who did not disclose his relationship, but criticized the raid.
Forum: Soapbox Derby 16 April 2018, 11:03 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 589
Posted By erwins
What plot twist? Or, how is it a plot twist?

What plot twist? Or, how is it a plot twist?
Forum: Soapbox Derby 14 April 2018, 04:36 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,001
Posted By erwins
Trump currently has an 85% approval rating among...

Trump currently has an 85% approval rating among Republicans. Not many candidates in Republican primaries are going to run on an anti-Trump platform, and if they do, they'll likely lose. They may...
Forum: Soapbox Derby 12 April 2018, 08:58 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 837
Posted By erwins
Why is Holocaust in quotes?

Why is Holocaust in quotes?
Forum: SLC 12 April 2018, 08:46 PM
Replies: 395
Views: 27,378
Posted By erwins
Ducks fly all the time. They manage to migrate...

Ducks fly all the time. They manage to migrate even. Other than looking a little awkward on water landings on some occasions, I've never seen a duck have trouble flying.
Forum: Business Bytes 11 April 2018, 02:29 PM
Replies: 181
Views: 15,781
Posted By erwins
Yes, and how could an enormous company that is...

Yes, and how could an enormous company that is potentially going to make huge profits off of the technology they are developing possibly obtain workers better trained to do the task that the company...
Forum: Business Bytes 11 April 2018, 02:19 PM
Replies: 181
Views: 15,781
Posted By erwins
Here, the local community college offers it, and...

Here, the local community college offers it, and I believe there's an arrangement similar to the one I mentioned from my own experience. If you take the class and pass it, you don't have to take the...
Forum: Business Bytes 11 April 2018, 02:15 PM
Replies: 181
Views: 15,781
Posted By erwins
Many places still offer it. My understanding is...

Many places still offer it. My understanding is that even those that do, though, are losing subsidies so that there is a sometimes high fee to take the class.
Forum: Business Bytes 11 April 2018, 01:37 PM
Replies: 181
Views: 15,781
Posted By erwins
Generally, I think Americans have a fairly...

Generally, I think Americans have a fairly similar amount of driving training to what you described Richard. The only thing is, few pay for driving lessons. So training is done by parents or...
Forum: Business Bytes 10 April 2018, 10:21 PM
Replies: 181
Views: 15,781
Posted By erwins
I agree that some what if scenarios could be the...

I agree that some what if scenarios could be the same as with human drivers. But most of the ones I've actually heard are ones that would not be the same. People are able to use judgment and...
Forum: Amusement Bark 07 April 2018, 04:36 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 557
Posted By erwins
I see a Dark Tower. The pie cooling near the...

I see a Dark Tower.
The pie cooling near the werewolf must be from The Body (Stand by Me).
Little girl on the snow with no kisses sign is from One for the Road.
ETA: the Nazi must be from Apt...
Forum: Rantidote 05 April 2018, 09:33 PM
Replies: 381
Views: 24,571
Posted By erwins
That seems like a problem in need of an...

That seems like a problem in need of an engineering solution. Rubber mat under the ramps? Drive car partway into garage and try to wedge ramps under tires, then drive up them? Couple of bags of...
Forum: SLC 05 April 2018, 05:39 PM
Replies: 585
Views: 159,520
Posted By erwins
Not all of them can be prevented that way. And...

Not all of them can be prevented that way. And how often do you inspect the wiring under your hood?

There have been recalls for issues that can cause fires, like this one:...
Forum: SLC 05 April 2018, 05:19 PM
Replies: 856
Views: 50,965
Posted By erwins
I've used grocery stores that would cash third...

I've used grocery stores that would cash third party checks. I don't know how many still do, but I know the ones I'm thinking of would cash state issued checks and also checks from some of the major...
Forum: Soapbox Derby 03 April 2018, 08:13 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 521
Posted By erwins
I think it can probably include editorial...

I think it can probably include editorial decisions in some circumstances. Part of why the birther stuff lasted as long as it did was from decisions to keep reporting on it when it was clear that...
Forum: Soapbox Derby 03 April 2018, 05:15 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,383
Posted By erwins
I continue to be baffled by these threads. I...

I continue to be baffled by these threads. I don't understand the purpose of them.
Forum: Techno-Babble 02 April 2018, 07:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 786
Posted By erwins
Wikipedia says the South Pacific (or the South...

Wikipedia says the South Pacific (or the South Seas) is the part south of the Panama Canal's latitude. That still doesn't put Hawaii in it.

Other news articles say the debris came down within...
Forum: Social Studies 02 April 2018, 05:01 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,235
Posted By erwins
I'm pretty sure I pronounced Oregon correctly...

I'm pretty sure I pronounced Oregon correctly even before I moved here. I think it is strange to pronounce the last syllable as "gone." It seems as unnatural to me as saying "mish-i-GAN," with the...
Forum: Business Bytes 02 April 2018, 01:26 AM
Replies: 181
Views: 15,781
Posted By erwins
Sorry for double posting. This article indicates...

Sorry for double posting. This article indicates that Waymo reports only a fraction of actual disengagements.
...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 500

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT. The time now is 10:42 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.