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Forum: Police Blotter 21 April 2018, 01:17 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,582
Posted By Die Capacitrix
Similar situation. I was given the choice of...

Similar situation. I was given the choice of items from my great grandmother and I chose a particular bowl. It was stored at my parents' house and my mother decided she had to have her own version...
Forum: SLC 14 April 2018, 05:48 PM
Replies: 1,011
Views: 230,418
Posted By Die Capacitrix
Lots of knees! Legs...

Lots of knees!



Legs (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eUDcTLaWJuo) by ZZ Top I remember the episode of the Muppet show which inspired it - such a great tribute.



Big Mac after not eating...
Forum: SLC 03 April 2018, 06:13 PM
Replies: 856
Views: 50,965
Posted By Die Capacitrix
I spent a few summers doing food distribution at...

I spent a few summers doing food distribution at camp and we would get a huge block of cheese with rather thick slices, where every other slice was offset a little bit, so it was easy to count the...
Forum: SLC 03 April 2018, 05:58 PM
Replies: 1,011
Views: 230,418
Posted By Die Capacitrix
Psychic *APPLAUSE* Now I have a different song stuck...

*APPLAUSE*

Now I have a different song stuck in my head, but I won't mention it so I don't ruin the reveal.
Forum: Social Studies 03 April 2018, 05:48 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,235
Posted By Die Capacitrix
In my parents' house, after they've been talking...

In my parents' house, after they've been talking to relatives from the Miami (My-AH-ma) Valley (SW uh-hi-ya).

There's an Italian burger chain which opened up a branch nearby. I don't think I've...
Forum: SLC 28 March 2018, 07:55 PM
Replies: 473
Views: 33,070
Posted By Die Capacitrix
In Luzern the hotels in the city have a City Tax...

In Luzern the hotels in the city have a City Tax and a City Hotel Fee in addition to the basic cost. One or both of these (I don't precisely remember) can only be paid after the stay. So if you...
Forum: Amusement Bark 22 March 2018, 10:34 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 670
Posted By Die Capacitrix
I can check at work, but I have the idea that...

I can check at work, but I have the idea that most people out of the U.S. have no idea about Fred Rogers. Guess I'll have to buy the DVD/Blu-ray from the U.S., because I doubt it'll open here.
...
Forum: Rantidote 22 March 2018, 10:01 PM
Replies: 690
Views: 51,400
Posted By Die Capacitrix
On the way in to work I was discussing steel fire...

On the way in to work I was discussing steel fire pits with my husband and we were theorizing whether or not a 250 kg fire pit would fit in the elevator.

So I happened to look at the weight limit...
Forum: Rantidote 17 March 2018, 06:43 PM
Replies: 690
Views: 51,400
Posted By Die Capacitrix
And in this scenario, even if there were buttons...

And in this scenario, even if there were buttons inside the elevator, most of the time the person is too late to select the new floor and they still end up traveling to the original floor.

Take...
Forum: Rantidote 17 March 2018, 01:10 PM
Replies: 690
Views: 51,400
Posted By Die Capacitrix
Best practice: If someone's on the elevator who...

Best practice: If someone's on the elevator who seems suspicious, don't get on. I was in London in January and there are some Underground elevators which only have 2 stops and there's no other floors...
Forum: SLC 12 March 2018, 05:28 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,037
Posted By Die Capacitrix
I guess I am in the never had, probably never...

I guess I am in the never had, probably never will, category*. As long as I can do my things (read, internet, cook) and have my husband, the rest can fall as it will.

When we first moved here we...
Forum: Rantidote 11 March 2018, 07:32 PM
Replies: 381
Views: 24,571
Posted By Die Capacitrix
Grr. Two weeks until we change, so everyone it...

Grr. Two weeks until we change, so everyone it the U.S. is off by one more (less?) hour.

[I could figure it out, but my normal method is to avoid calling anyone during those two weeks.]
Forum: SLC 08 March 2018, 08:28 PM
Replies: 473
Views: 33,070
Posted By Die Capacitrix
France Sorry to say, but the UK has had its own share of...

Sorry to say, but the UK has had its own share of attacks, and they didn't even involve knives.:eek: We were considering to go to Nice this weekend, and decided against because of the timing. Might...
Forum: Crash and Burn 08 March 2018, 08:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 927
Posted By Die Capacitrix
My mother's uncle drove some sort of big truck....

My mother's uncle drove some sort of big truck. He parked it on a hill and got out, leaving the door open. The truck started to roll so he leaped to catch it. He just about succeeded, except the...
Forum: Amusement Bark 08 March 2018, 07:56 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 3,587
Posted By Die Capacitrix
I now have the theme song from the Great Space...

I now have the theme song from the Great Space Coaster stuck in my head, and I did not need to click on the link.

As a child of the 70s, growing up in Seattle, I give you JP Patches...
Forum: Social Studies 03 March 2018, 07:45 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 24,884
Posted By Die Capacitrix
Germany The cold front on Monday was called Hartmut in...

The cold front on Monday was called Hartmut in Germany. I find the whole thing rather confusing.
Forum: Amusement Bark 28 February 2018, 04:41 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 593
Posted By Die Capacitrix
All five of the siblings' names began with E, for...

All five of the siblings' names began with E, for "excellence." (Wikipedia (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Erika_Cosby#cite_note-FOOTNOTEWhitaker2014222-3), with a reference)
Forum: Police Blotter 28 February 2018, 04:36 AM
Replies: 200
Views: 13,052
Posted By Die Capacitrix
I know a number of people who are pro-gun...

I know a number of people who are pro-gun ownership. When asked why I don't like guns I explain that I am not comfortable ending someone's life. For me this is the only reason to carry a gun, is to...
Forum: Soapbox Derby 27 February 2018, 04:13 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,043
Posted By Die Capacitrix
My elementary school did a week (maybe more, it's...

My elementary school did a week (maybe more, it's been a while) for studying Japanese culture, which included some green pudding and some other things which I've forgotten. Now you can't go too far...
Forum: SLC 25 February 2018, 12:36 PM
Replies: 856
Views: 50,965
Posted By Die Capacitrix
Too late to edit. How do I find what...

Too late to edit.

How do I find what interest groups get discounts? There are a number of people up in arms due to Delta and other companies stopping discounts for NRA members, and they even have...
Forum: SLC 25 February 2018, 12:31 PM
Replies: 473
Views: 33,070
Posted By Die Capacitrix
Icon06 :(:mad: The events of the past weeks have...

:(:mad:

The events of the past weeks have emphasized the mistake that was made when Trump got elected. The terrifying thing is to see how many people still think he is the lesser evil and/or a...
Forum: Techno-Babble 25 February 2018, 12:18 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,221
Posted By Die Capacitrix
My friend posted a picture on Facebook: Yep,...

My friend posted a picture on Facebook:

Yep, it's everywhere. And I wouldn't mind a few of the other seasons. We went below freezing on Friday, and we're going to stay there for the next week. And...
Forum: Rantidote 25 February 2018, 12:01 PM
Replies: 381
Views: 24,571
Posted By Die Capacitrix
Congrats on paying down so much of your mortgage....

Congrats on paying down so much of your mortgage.

I found out recently that I could only stop automatic payments that I had set up with e-banking. Any automatic payments which were started at the...
Forum: SLC 25 February 2018, 11:46 AM
Replies: 856
Views: 50,965
Posted By Die Capacitrix
At my high school, pep rallies were often...

At my high school, pep rallies were often scheduled if the football team was going to be playing at another school, where there wouldn't be so many of our own students at the game. So the pep rally...
Forum: SLC 25 February 2018, 11:11 AM
Replies: 395
Views: 27,378
Posted By Die Capacitrix
New Zealand I was looking for this statement.:D

I was looking for this statement.:D
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