snopes.com  

Go Back   snopes.com > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 25 of 500
Search took 0.06 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: WildaBeast
Forum: SLC 21 August 2018, 03:46 PM
Replies: 225
Views: 11,324
Posted By WildaBeast
France That's always been my explanation as to why...

That's always been my explanation as to why Jean-luc Picard, a Frenchman, speaks with an English accent. Some time in the next 400 years, after (apparently) English becomes the only language spoken...
Forum: SLC 20 August 2018, 11:44 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 35,771
Posted By WildaBeast
I learned that we have a place called the...

I learned that we have a place called the National Ignition Facility (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/National_Ignition_Facility). It's home to the world's most powerful laser. But really I just think...
Forum: Rantidote 20 August 2018, 11:31 PM
Replies: 431
Views: 151,831
Posted By WildaBeast
Up: My cell phone actually gets reception while...

Up: My cell phone actually gets reception while I'm at work now. I used to never be able a signal at my desk.
Down: Now my cell phone actually rings when I get a robo call while I'm at work. ...
Forum: Rantidote 20 August 2018, 11:26 PM
Replies: 986
Views: 91,480
Posted By WildaBeast
Apparently they'll be bringing music to all their...

Apparently they'll be bringing music to all their stores. (https://www.goodhousekeeping.com/life/news/a46146/target-background-music/) Supposedly it boosts sales. My local Target is currently being...
Forum: SLC 20 August 2018, 04:37 PM
Replies: 249
Views: 16,506
Posted By WildaBeast
I saw a Kia Cadenza this morning, a car I was...

I saw a Kia Cadenza this morning, a car I was barely aware existed. I had to use Google to figure out that it was a Kia, because it had no Kia badging on it anywhere that I could see, just a...
Forum: SLC 20 August 2018, 02:05 AM
Replies: 657
Views: 67,284
Posted By WildaBeast
Odd thing I heard yesterday: At the airport...

Odd thing I heard yesterday: At the airport flying home from the islands yesterday I swear I heard the gate agent paging what sure sounded to me like "Bigot, party of two." It's possible she was...
Forum: Rantidote 18 August 2018, 11:46 PM
Replies: 688
Views: 66,773
Posted By WildaBeast
There was a major traffic accident on what’s...

There was a major traffic accident on what’s basically the one main road around Kauai yesterday evening. Bad enough that the police had the entire road blocked off. This made me nearly two hours late...
Forum: SLC 18 August 2018, 08:45 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 7,677
Posted By WildaBeast
Last night: I’m part of some secret organization...

Last night: I’m part of some secret organization that has me flying all over the world doing secret things. My last mission was to found a new town in Australia near Melbourne because of reasons. At...
Forum: SLC 17 August 2018, 05:51 AM
Replies: 249
Views: 16,506
Posted By WildaBeast
Last night, not long after my last post I saw a...

Last night, not long after my last post I saw a classic mid 1950s Thunderbird.

Today while driving to a trail head I saw an AMC Eagle SX4...
Forum: SLC 16 August 2018, 03:39 AM
Replies: 657
Views: 67,284
Posted By WildaBeast
I did a hike down to a waterfall/swimming hole...

I did a hike down to a waterfall/swimming hole today. While I was going for a swim a couple showed up with a small black and white dog, like a beagle or similar breed. The dog and its owner played in...
Forum: SLC 16 August 2018, 03:22 AM
Replies: 249
Views: 16,506
Posted By WildaBeast
Here on Kauai in terms of interesting classic...

Here on Kauai in terms of interesting classic cars I’ve seen an early Mustang and a classic 1950s or 60s Porsche.

But what I’ve really found interesting are the numerous old pickup trucks on the...
Forum: SLC 14 August 2018, 11:44 PM
Replies: 225
Views: 11,324
Posted By WildaBeast
But good for scamming people who don’t know that,...

But good for scamming people who don’t know that, since there will likely be lots of people who have a card with those same four digits at the beginning.
Forum: SLC 14 August 2018, 04:04 AM
Replies: 225
Views: 11,324
Posted By WildaBeast
I got a text that today that read “Alert for card...

I got a text that today that read “Alert for card beginning with [number]. Call [phone number]. I am traveling at the moment so at first I thought it had something to do with that. But then I...
Forum: Rantidote 12 August 2018, 11:53 PM
Replies: 969
Views: 101,826
Posted By WildaBeast
A place being closed due to a natural disaster...

A place being closed due to a natural disaster doesn’t warrant giving them a one star review on TripAdvisor. I can understand want to inform people so they don’t waste time trying to get there only...
Forum: Rantidote 12 August 2018, 08:19 PM
Replies: 688
Views: 66,773
Posted By WildaBeast
The Kalalau Trail, Hāʻena State Park, and...

The Kalalau Trail, Hāʻena State Park, and Limahuli Garden are all closed due to flood damage. Those were the top things on my list of things to do on Kauai. Now what am I going to do for a week here?
Forum: SLC 12 August 2018, 05:43 AM
Replies: 657
Views: 67,284
Posted By WildaBeast
I’ve see fog blowing from the AC vents on planes...

I’ve see fog blowing from the AC vents on planes before, typically in humid places, but today I momentarily had bits of frost blowing on me while we were at the gate. And in Sacramento, where it...
Forum: SLC 11 August 2018, 05:16 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 9,346
Posted By WildaBeast
I'm leaving for Hawaii (Kauai, specifically) this...

I'm leaving for Hawaii (Kauai, specifically) this afternoon.
Forum: Police Blotter 11 August 2018, 05:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 410
Posted By WildaBeast
When I saw the headline on my phone just before I...

When I saw the headline on my phone just before I went to bed last night I assumed he must have crashed shortly after takeoff. I guess we don't yet know how much previous flying experience this guy...
Forum: Soapbox Derby 08 August 2018, 11:49 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,833
Posted By WildaBeast
Hence the "fire tornadoes" sighted in...

Hence the "fire tornadoes" sighted in Redding.
Forum: Rantidote 08 August 2018, 08:09 PM
Replies: 986
Views: 91,480
Posted By WildaBeast
LTTAM: The mild sore throat/congestion/cough...

LTTAM: The mild sore throat/congestion/cough I've had for the past couple of days that I'm almost certain is due to all the smoke in the air.
Forum: SLC 08 August 2018, 07:45 PM
Replies: 249
Views: 16,506
Posted By WildaBeast
Too late to edit again, but I just realized that...

Too late to edit again, but I just realized that several months ago I posted in the "odd things" thread that I had seen what at the time I thought was an early 1980s Sedan de Ville that someone had...
Forum: SLC 08 August 2018, 06:42 PM
Replies: 249
Views: 16,506
Posted By WildaBeast
Then maybe it was a Cadillac Fleetwood you saw...

Then maybe it was a Cadillac Fleetwood you saw then. IIRC that was the one model that maintained the more "traditional" big Cadillac look and didn't switch over to the much disliked downsized front...
Forum: SLC 08 August 2018, 04:18 PM
Replies: 249
Views: 16,506
Posted By WildaBeast
The car pictured there is early 1980s, not 90s. ...

The car pictured there is early 1980s, not 90s. Was that a typo? And "Brougham" was a trim level/option package, not a model in and of itself. That's a Sedan de Ville. Lots of different makes...
Forum: SLC 08 August 2018, 12:27 AM
Replies: 788
Views: 78,521
Posted By WildaBeast
While I was going back and looking at the...

While I was going back and looking at the Pictures of Your Pets thread (because sometime you need pictures of puppies and kitties in your workday), I saw this post from a few months ago:



And...
Forum: Amusement Bark 07 August 2018, 06:27 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 268
Posted By WildaBeast
When I saw the headline my first thought it was...

When I saw the headline my first thought it was more retaliation against the tariffs.
Showing results 1 to 25 of 500

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT. The time now is 08:07 AM.


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