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Forum: Rantidote 30 October 2017, 03:29 PM
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Glasses If you are going to go jogging in the street...

If you are going to go jogging in the street (rather than on the available sidewalk) on an arterial, in the fog, before the sun rises, wearing only dark clothing, it isn't enough to be running...
Forum: Rantidote 24 October 2017, 03:28 PM
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Glasses And yet... Laugh, and the world laughs with...

And yet...

Laugh, and the world laughs with you, :lol:
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For the sad old Earth must...
Forum: Rantidote 15 September 2017, 02:57 PM
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Glasses It's been so long since I've been on a swing. So...

It's been so long since I've been on a swing. So I guess I got nothing, erwins.

Seaboe
Forum: Rantidote 14 September 2017, 02:58 PM
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Glasses IME, On a swing, on high arcs, the swing will...

IME, On a swing, on high arcs, the swing will unpredictably drop (sometimes just a little, sometimes a lot). This might cause a tickle because you can't anticipate it.

Seaboe
Forum: Rantidote 13 September 2017, 03:48 PM
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Glasses As I understand it, part of the tickle comes from...

As I understand it, part of the tickle comes from being taken unaware. As an adult, you're the driver and paying attention to the road (at least, I assume so). As a child, you weren't paying as much...
Forum: Rantidote 12 September 2017, 07:38 PM
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Glasses He might just be one of those people who...

He might just be one of those people who habitually tail gates, using the car in front of him to determine his speed.

I saw another car I can't identify yesterday. Very wide, low slung sports car...
Forum: Rantidote 08 September 2017, 07:34 PM
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Glasses Well, Bertha's out (she came out in pieces), so...

Well, Bertha's out (she came out in pieces), so the drilling is finished. I have no idea what comes next.

Seaboe
Forum: Rantidote 08 September 2017, 03:00 PM
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Glasses Erwins, in Seattle, there's a road--very wide (7...

Erwins, in Seattle, there's a road--very wide (7 lanes), with uncontrolled intersections and a lot of semis turning left--with a speed limit of 45. When there's not much traffic, 45 makes sense (when...
Forum: Rantidote 06 September 2017, 07:23 PM
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Glasses As far as I'm concerned, if you're not on a...

As far as I'm concerned, if you're not on a freeway or major highway, you d*mn well should do no more than the speed limit. Those limits are set much less arbitrarily than highway/ freeway speeds.
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Forum: Rantidote 06 September 2017, 03:04 PM
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Glasses In this case, the speed limit was 70. I was going...

In this case, the speed limit was 70. I was going about 71 (according to my speedometer), the car passing me was going 73, and the cop was going 75--so no one was going supersonic speeds.

The cop...
Forum: Rantidote 05 September 2017, 03:46 PM
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Glasses If a cop car, running without flashing lights,...

If a cop car, running without flashing lights, comes up behind you fast enough to make you change lanes, he isn't going to care that you're going a few miles above the speed limit, so you don't have...
Forum: Rantidote 31 August 2017, 03:04 PM
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Glasses An addendum to Lainie's recent posts--if you and...

An addendum to Lainie's recent posts--if you and your conversational partner are partially blocking the way, don't stand so far apart that the only way past is to walk right between the two of you.
...
Forum: Rantidote 30 August 2017, 02:54 PM
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Glasses I thought hiding casual clothing under academic...

I thought hiding casual clothing under academic gowns was something of a tradition.

Seaboe
Forum: Rantidote 28 August 2017, 07:52 PM
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Glasses Admittedly, we have the experience to realize how...

Admittedly, we have the experience to realize how amazing it is, and he doesn't.

That said, he's probably going to be an entitled a*hole at his new job, too, given that he's an entitled a*hole at...
Forum: Rantidote 31 July 2017, 03:08 PM
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Glasses If you're that picky, maybe the fast food place...

If you're that picky, maybe the fast food place isn't for you at all.

Seaboe
Forum: Rantidote 20 July 2017, 07:50 PM
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Glasses For a lot of people, walking distance and right...

For a lot of people, walking distance and right next door are two very separate things.

Of course, in Seattle, those townhouses would sell quickly, if they really are both luxury and in the $500k...
Forum: Rantidote 19 July 2017, 03:20 PM
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Glasses Yes, I do know that no-one is going to tell...

Yes, I do know that no-one is going to tell anyone other than a very close friend (who would care about such things) that their driving makes them sick (I assume you can untangle those pronouns).
...
Forum: Rantidote 17 July 2017, 03:34 PM
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Glasses You comment indirectly, by mentioning that these...

You comment indirectly, by mentioning that these abrupt starts and stops are making you sick. Perhaps the thought that you might throw up in her car will lead to a change.

Seaboe
Forum: Rantidote 13 July 2017, 03:29 PM
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Glasses The term that defines regulated waters is either...

The term that defines regulated waters is either "Waters of the United States" or "Waters of [Your State's Name Here]".

If you are truly interested in the implications concerning the rivers...
Forum: Rantidote 11 July 2017, 03:37 PM
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Glasses Seriously, if the only options were vegetarian,...

Seriously, if the only options were vegetarian, I'd be unlikely to order any meal. However, it's not because I think there's something magical about offering meat; it's because IME, most vegetarian...
Forum: Rantidote 27 June 2017, 08:29 PM
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Glasses What makes you think they care? It's like the...

What makes you think they care? It's like the people who have their windows tinted darker than is legal. They don't care one whit that it's illegal.

Seaboe
Forum: Rantidote 27 June 2017, 03:40 PM
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Glasses Actually, no. It's because the streets are only 3...

Actually, no. It's because the streets are only 3 cars wide, parking is allowed on both sides, and they depend on the driveway areas to allow cars to pull aside for passing. They generally only...
Forum: Rantidote 26 June 2017, 03:24 PM
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Glasses In Seattle (as I've mentioned before), it's...

In Seattle (as I've mentioned before), it's illegal to block anyone's driveway, even your own.

I'm another who likes the puns, but wish that, if it's a new thread, and a pun is all you can think...
Forum: Rantidote 23 June 2017, 03:14 PM
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Glasses ...and you don't have an exclusive right to park...

...and you don't have an exclusive right to park in front of your own house.

One of my sister's neighbors used to put stuff in the street so that no one except his family could park near his...
Forum: Rantidote 22 June 2017, 03:24 PM
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Views: 297,907
Glasses And if the train were that important to you,...

And if the train were that important to you, perhaps you should'vd said so when you posted.

Does that apply, Lainie?

Seaboe
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