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Forum: SLC 22 September 2018, 03:35 PM
Replies: 368
Views: 22,311
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United Kingdom I know that the UK name Basil is pronounced...

I know that the UK name Basil is pronounced differently than the US herb basil, but is the UK herb basil pronounced like the US herb, or the UK name?
Forum: Rantidote 21 September 2018, 09:33 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 2,872
Posted By dfresh
You could just say Dennis, WildaBeast. That is...

You could just say Dennis, WildaBeast. That is what I always do. It confuses a lot of people, but it avoids the problem with Sir/Ma'am.
Forum: Soapbox Derby 21 September 2018, 04:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 277
Posted By dfresh
Makes perfect sense. All those white guys look...

Makes perfect sense. All those white guys look alike, so lets just assume this woman who knew the guy was wrong, since hey, women are sort of crazy and unstable. Maybe it was that time of month or...
Forum: Wild Kingdom 18 September 2018, 04:52 PM
Replies: 664
Views: 151,883
Posted By dfresh
My kids and I have been loving watching the...

My kids and I have been loving watching the squirm pile, but feel bad for poor Verse. That is just a lot of work for her.
Forum: Soapbox Derby 16 September 2018, 01:06 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,739
Posted By dfresh
I am at a lose as to Moses' influence on American...

I am at a lose as to Moses' influence on American politics. Is he why we insist our laws be written on stone tablets, or take direction from burning bushes? Is he behind why we elected two Bushes as...
Forum: Rantidote 16 September 2018, 12:58 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,070
Posted By dfresh
We bought our house in 2005, and up until last...

We bought our house in 2005, and up until last year we got the tax bill for the sellers new property, every year. Luckily they are people we know, so we forward the bill to them. However just today I...
Forum: Fauxtography 12 September 2018, 07:28 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 886
Posted By dfresh
No one would have fallen for that, GenYus. There...

No one would have fallen for that, GenYus. There are no sheep in that picture.
Forum: Rantidote 12 September 2018, 05:03 PM
Replies: 1,005
Views: 116,051
Posted By dfresh
If Person A says they are going to leave some...

If Person A says they are going to leave some land to you in their will, but then sell it to Person B, you can't win a lawsuit against Person B, or against Person C who bought the land decades ago...
Forum: Fauxtography 12 September 2018, 01:58 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 886
Posted By dfresh
OK, that does explain it.

OK, that does explain it.
Forum: Fauxtography 12 September 2018, 11:28 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 886
Posted By dfresh
It can't be Australia, there are no deadly...

It can't be Australia, there are no deadly animals! Or are they all hiding, waiting to leap out as soon as we get near?
Forum: Urban Legends Contest 11 September 2018, 01:12 PM
Replies: 1,121
Views: 175,197
Posted By dfresh
2. What word do sailors use today in place of the...

2. What word do sailors use today in place of the archaic term "larboard"?

Port

4. The capital of Uganda took its name from a Lugandan phrase meaning "hill of" what abundant local mammal?...
Forum: Rantidote 11 September 2018, 01:07 PM
Replies: 1,057
Views: 108,110
Posted By dfresh
Totally. Make her one of those special Facebook...

Totally. Make her one of those special Facebook Friends that you never talk to. I have several, and they are mostly people like her: people who I am friends with the spouse of. Or just drop her...
Forum: Amusement Bark 09 September 2018, 02:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 366
Posted By dfresh
dasla, I recently read an article on Esquire ...

dasla, I recently read an article on Esquire (https://www.esquire.com/entertainment/a22801333/cruise-entertainers/)about people who work on cruise ships and make a good living at it, even though...
Forum: Amusement Bark 08 September 2018, 03:28 PM
Replies: 180
Views: 20,878
Posted By dfresh
I watched Game Night last night, a comedy from...

I watched Game Night last night, a comedy from earlier this year. It was surprisingly funny, since most comedies I see are just...not that funny. This one had a pretty ridiculous premise but went...
Forum: Amusement Bark 08 September 2018, 03:21 PM
Replies: 802
Views: 304,236
Posted By dfresh
I loved the music in the show too. The whole...

I loved the music in the show too. The whole series was a lot of fun. it is one of those series that makes me so happy for on-demand TV, since I would never plan to be watching TV at a certain time...
Forum: Police Blotter 08 September 2018, 03:16 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 4,268
Posted By dfresh
She probably didn't really notice the furniture. ...

She probably didn't really notice the furniture. The door was most likely not locked, which might have made her nervous when she realized that her apartment was not secured. She opened the door to...
Forum: Amusement Bark 08 September 2018, 03:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 366
Posted By dfresh
I remember Mark Evanier saying he was not doing...

I remember Mark Evanier saying he was not doing well, so not a surprise, but I hope he gets some good recognition. He did a lot on those shows. It is surprising to me how some people can make a good...
Forum: Rantidote 06 September 2018, 10:31 AM
Replies: 1,057
Views: 108,110
Posted By dfresh
Human error? Inconceivable.

Human error? Inconceivable.
Forum: SLC 05 September 2018, 11:28 AM
Replies: 698
Views: 79,206
Posted By dfresh
Wildabeast, that just shows that you were trying...

Wildabeast, that just shows that you were trying not to be late to work. Good on you.
Forum: SLC 05 September 2018, 11:22 AM
Replies: 880
Views: 93,079
Posted By dfresh
Thanks for the work you do, Esprise Me (and I...

Thanks for the work you do, Esprise Me (and I think for losing that case) and it is great that you realized you can do things, and are getting the chance to do it. Those basics refreshers sound like...
Forum: SLC 04 September 2018, 07:05 PM
Replies: 880
Views: 93,079
Posted By dfresh
Seaboe, I have learned that a lot of drivers just...

Seaboe, I have learned that a lot of drivers just do not pay attention to things, especially not their speed.
Forum: Rantidote 04 September 2018, 01:02 AM
Replies: 1,057
Views: 108,110
Posted By dfresh
My MIL booked a condo at the beach, then told my...

My MIL booked a condo at the beach, then told my wife about it a couple of days before the trip, and that my wife and kids were going too. My wife said no, she had to work two of the 5 days. My MIL...
Forum: Amusement Bark 03 September 2018, 12:43 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 2,519
Posted By dfresh
ETA: sorry, missed the other page.

ETA: sorry, missed the other page.
Forum: Amusement Bark 02 September 2018, 05:34 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 2,519
Posted By dfresh
No, I think that Monaco is acceptable to hate,...

No, I think that Monaco is acceptable to hate, just because. The people, the country, even the land. *shakes fist at the mere idea of Monaco*
Forum: Social Studies 31 August 2018, 11:08 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 983
Posted By dfresh
Mouse, I think there is a large group that is...

Mouse, I think there is a large group that is cool with that. I remember reading about a group of farmers out west who were OUTRAGED that ICE was raiding their farms to remove the workers who were...
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