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Forum: Snopes Spotting 23 October 2012, 11:35 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 2,993
Posted By Eve MG
The Best And Scariest Hollywood Urban Legends

I love urban legends. As a kid, I often made the mistake of reading scary stories on the office desktop computer while home alone, and often after dark. (Yeah, I was a smart kid. That, or I was...
Forum: Medical 22 October 2012, 10:02 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 71,860
Posted By Eve MG
I've seen a similar thing, but I think it went...

I've seen a similar thing, but I think it went like this:
Beer before liquor, never sicker.
Toothpaste before orange, dead.

I am pretty sure it wasn't intended to be a statement about whether or...
Forum: Disney 24 April 2009, 10:36 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 26,567
Posted By Eve MG
The set-ups are probably the same, but are you...

The set-ups are probably the same, but are you talking about Disneyland in California? I was referring to Disney World in Florida (and that's also where Mickey is a gyrl works).
Forum: Spook Central 24 April 2009, 04:29 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 9,286
Posted By Eve MG
Good article. I was thinking along the same...

Good article. I was thinking along the same lines: Unless he is claiming he saw native creatures when he was on the moon, what does being an astronaut have to do with it?
Forum: Disney 23 April 2009, 10:48 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 26,567
Posted By Eve MG
Spit Take How funny is this: today one of my old friends...

How funny is this: today one of my old friends posted her five favorite sodas on Facebook, and Beverly was one of them. She admitted it was an acquired taste.
Forum: Disney 23 April 2009, 01:40 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 26,567
Posted By Eve MG
I am not sure that he does it at all, he just...

I am not sure that he does it at all, he just retold it to my husband as a piece of advice. Could be this guy has never even been.
Forum: Disney 22 April 2009, 10:25 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 26,567
Posted By Eve MG
Soda machines at Walt Disney World

My husband got this piece of advice from a co-worker: if you go behind the buildings at Disney World, they have cheap soda machines, because the employees won't (or so they don't have to) pay the...
Forum: Medical 22 April 2009, 08:20 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 204,613
Posted By Eve MG
That's not quite as crazy a question as it...

That's not quite as crazy a question as it sounds, at least not to me. :) When I am away from home and sleeping somewhere without a bedside clock or table, I put my cell phone under my pillow so I...
Forum: Entertainment 06 April 2009, 03:24 AM
Replies: 168
Views: 113,986
Posted By Eve MG
I don't think October Road ever ended properly....

I don't think October Road ever ended properly. There was some healing among friendships, but Eddie and Janet broke up, Hannah and Big Cat's wedding hadn't happened, and we just found out Big Cat...
Forum: Legal Affairs 31 March 2009, 02:21 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 43,280
Posted By Eve MG
I can't link because I'm responding from my iPod,...

I can't link because I'm responding from my iPod, but there is a woman who has a webpage about her relationship with and marriage to the Berlin Wall. Google objectum sexual Berlin wall, and her page...
Forum: Snopes Spotting 17 March 2009, 05:29 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 19,037
Posted By Eve MG
Same thought here! I got mine today - and while...

Same thought here! I got mine today - and while snopes has posted pictures of himself here and there (I never did figure out the one with him feeding money to a cow), the only one I've seen of...
Forum: Sightings 13 March 2009, 11:36 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 6,996
Posted By Eve MG
Bloody Mary in XKCD

I think they like snopes. :)

http://xkcd.com/555/
http://imgs.xkcd.com/comics/two_mirrors.png
Forum: Entertainment 28 February 2009, 02:06 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 16,356
Posted By Eve MG
Also, according to a woman I worked with, men...

Also, according to a woman I worked with, men never beat or abandoned their wives.

(When hearing another co-worker describe her grandmother's abusive marriage - and co-worker's pride in her...
Forum: We've Got Mail 28 January 2009, 12:06 PM
Replies: 764
Views: 537,558
Posted By Eve MG
Doesn't it make your heart glad to know that some...

Doesn't it make your heart glad to know that some can learn? At least the commenter did read the article! And good for hir for owning up to the mistake, too, and writing again.
Forum: Fauxtography 25 January 2009, 03:24 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 12,307
Posted By Eve MG
I don't think we ever did it, but I have heard of...

I don't think we ever did it, but I have heard of it as a possible way to get out a loose tooth, too. I even remember a children's story about a loose tooth, and that was one of the suggestions the...
Forum: Language 24 January 2009, 02:35 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 14,514
Posted By Eve MG
I remember my mother using this expression, too...

I remember my mother using this expression, too (she was born in 1931). But I think it was more like, "I could stand on my head and spit wooden nickels and it still wouldn't happen."
Forum: Snopes Spotting 07 January 2009, 12:48 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 4,673
Posted By Eve MG
snopes on Pundit Kitchen

<a href="http://punditkitchen.com/2009/01/07/political-pictures-bush-photoshop/"><img class="mine_2980651" title="political-pictures-bush-photoshop"...
Forum: College 31 December 2008, 05:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 10,748
Posted By Eve MG
I can kind of understand the one about the parent...

I can kind of understand the one about the parent signing the form - up till high school graduation, the student probably didn't sign many things (they may have only worked in jobs where they were...
Forum: Snopes Spotting 15 December 2008, 02:20 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,917
Posted By Eve MG
I loved it! And I kind of agree with it - I...

I loved it! And I kind of agree with it - I almost hate when those forwards are true, because then it might give those chronic forwarders the idea that others might be true. Or that it's okay to...
Forum: Horrors 04 November 2008, 03:31 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 28,335
Posted By Eve MG
Wow, this is right in my neck of the woods but I...

Wow, this is right in my neck of the woods but I hadn't heard of it. But when I mentioned it to my family, my daughter said her friend's mom made her throw out all of her Halloween candy because of...
Forum: Language 25 October 2008, 02:13 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 120,629
Posted By Eve MG
I hadn't even thought of that. I know a Janine...

I hadn't even thought of that. I know a Janine who uses J9 in her email address. (I'm pretty sure she signs formal documents with letters and not numbers, though.)
Forum: Language 24 October 2008, 08:02 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 120,629
Posted By Eve MG
THANK YOU! I thought I was going crazy - I have...

THANK YOU! I thought I was going crazy - I have heard it too - on TV where they show the web address and it is clearly a forward slash, not a backslash. When did people get this idea? Does it sound...
Forum: Fauxtography 11 October 2008, 09:14 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 60,415
Posted By Eve MG
robbiev's post reminds me: The police broke our...

robbiev's post reminds me: The police broke our front door to get in when there was a fire next door and no one was (at our) home. This was in the city where the houses are about 3 feet apart. We...
Forum: Legal Affairs 06 October 2008, 03:39 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 117,122
Posted By Eve MG
That's kind of cute, but I'd argue with your...

That's kind of cute, but I'd argue with your grandfather that he could have trusted her with a ring since she did give it back the first time. BTW what did he do with the ring when she gave it back? ...
Forum: Snopes Spotting 28 September 2008, 08:15 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 9,097
Posted By Eve MG
Awesome article! And I never knew that Barbara...

Awesome article! And I never knew that Barbara was from Canada and had retained her citizenship. Now I understand snopes' comment in another thread about 50% of their household never voting in an...
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