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Forum: Amusement Bark 08 December 2017, 03:16 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 442
Posted By overyonder
I noticed the town crier mentioned "By order of...

I noticed the town crier mentioned "By order of the King"... "Dear friend of the crown"... etc.

Budweiser is "The King of Beers" (their own words, not mine :) )

OY
Forum: Police Blotter 30 November 2017, 10:22 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 291
Posted By overyonder
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/San_Francisco_Police...

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/San_Francisco_Police_Department#Ranking_structure

OY
Forum: The Doctor Is In 29 November 2017, 01:50 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 768
Posted By overyonder
20-25 patients a week? That's quite a light...

20-25 patients a week? That's quite a light workload in today's medical work standards.

OY
Forum: Wild Kingdom 21 November 2017, 01:49 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 352
Posted By overyonder
I'm no Egyptologist, but I think that represents...

I'm no Egyptologist, but I think that represents virility, strength, and may in fact be just a way of representing a male vs a female.

OY
Forum: SLC 24 October 2017, 02:00 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,996
Posted By overyonder
Doesn't he wear penny loafers? OY

Doesn't he wear penny loafers?

OY
Forum: Soapbox Derby 04 October 2017, 01:45 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,408
Posted By overyonder
Another case of "Do as I say, not as I do". ...

Another case of "Do as I say, not as I do".

OY
Forum: Weird News 13 September 2017, 04:27 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,644
Posted By overyonder
Diapers? People flush diapers? OY

Diapers? People flush diapers?

OY
Forum: The Bad Gastronomer 07 September 2017, 08:09 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 4,403
Posted By overyonder
Until you try a Montreal boiled-then-wood-fired...

Until you try a Montreal boiled-then-wood-fired bagel (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Montreal-style_bagel)... :)

OY
Forum: Wild Kingdom 06 September 2017, 06:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,169
Posted By overyonder
Certainly worth considering, but I've had better...

Certainly worth considering, but I've had better luck when I introduce them off-leash. When on leash, they seem to be in protective mode and will growl and snarl at any other passing dog. At a dog...
Forum: Wild Kingdom 06 September 2017, 06:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,169
Posted By overyonder
I'm not too sure if we'll have much time to...

I'm not too sure if we'll have much time to integrate the new dog.

Yes, at the size difference, one bite would send the Yorkie to the ER Vet (or worse).

I think I will have to introduce the...
Forum: Wild Kingdom 06 September 2017, 02:34 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,169
Posted By overyonder
Need suggestions with new temporary dog

I have a friend in Florida that may come to stay at my house until Irma is gone, she will of course bring her dog, a small Yorkie.

And... I have 2 Australian Shepherds. I obviously don't want them...
Forum: Medical 30 August 2017, 02:06 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 9,365
Posted By overyonder
One of the things that's always worried me about...

One of the things that's always worried me about opioids, is that people that misuse/abuse them seem to think it's not a big deal to do so. Much more so than hard-drug users. Many seem to see...
Forum: Medical 29 August 2017, 07:06 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 9,365
Posted By overyonder
This...

This (https://www.asam.org/docs/default-source/advocacy/opioid-addiction-disease-facts-figures.pdf) is a start, I think.

While I know this will sound very incidental and non-scientific, and it is,...
Forum: Soapbox Derby 25 August 2017, 06:07 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,839
Posted By overyonder
Well nearly every finished/processed food product...

Well nearly every finished/processed food product will have ingredients from all over the place. Spices in particular will come from all over the world.

Raw ingredients are less likely to be...
Forum: SLC 24 August 2017, 03:47 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 10,358
Posted By overyonder
A BBQ grill will heat up canned foods in a pinch....

A BBQ grill will heat up canned foods in a pinch. Not very efficient but it works.

OY
Forum: Wild Kingdom 18 August 2017, 03:44 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,219
Posted By overyonder
For the vet visit: Have you tried putting her in...

For the vet visit: Have you tried putting her in a duffel bag and only having her head stick outside? Most animals feel a bit of a ruse when they get locked into a crate. Cats are naturally curious...
Forum: Techno-Babble 18 August 2017, 02:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,587
Posted By overyonder
I'm in Columbia SC, in the direct path of the...

I'm in Columbia SC, in the direct path of the total eclipse. Hotels that normally go for $75/nt are fetching up to $600/nt. The predicted traffic is just about nuts.

I've decided to avoid the...
Forum: Crash and Burn 16 August 2017, 02:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,720
Posted By overyonder
How do you run (aka "use") a grill in an enclosed...

How do you run (aka "use") a grill in an enclosed vehicle? Or may be they meant to say that the grill's valve was turned to on but the burner was not burning.

In any case, if you must transport a...
Forum: Wild Kingdom 10 August 2017, 04:45 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,814
Posted By overyonder
I personally consider non-bleed-drawing "bites"...

I personally consider non-bleed-drawing "bites" as nibbles or nips. Bites, I consider that blood-drawing, but of course, that's just me.

OY
Forum: Crash and Burn 10 August 2017, 01:20 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,014
Posted By overyonder
Nor the tuna nor the perch. OY

Nor the tuna nor the perch.

OY
Forum: Techno-Babble 08 August 2017, 01:39 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,735
Posted By overyonder
I totally agree that it belongs in a museum...

I totally agree that it belongs in a museum (http://s2.quickmeme.com/img/33/33a738c1aa7d10ab27a6ff187e00b8724cdf44a3ee534821a7aa0cdc4a64c5fd.jpg).

NASA is not in the business of being a curator, I...
Forum: Amusement Bark 04 August 2017, 03:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,205
Posted By overyonder
It's actually pretty easy to do, you program the...

It's actually pretty easy to do, you program the coordinates into the flight computer and off you go.

I called it "When test pilots get bored". :)

OY
Forum: Social Studies 03 August 2017, 01:44 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,643
Posted By overyonder
My Aussie Blue likes to pull weeds from...

My Aussie Blue likes to pull weeds from neighbors' yards - they're longer and they stick out from grass. He must have OCD! Due to Vax of course! :fish:

OY
Forum: Social Studies 02 August 2017, 01:50 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,643
Posted By overyonder
I'd call them retarded, but that would be an...

I'd call them retarded, but that would be an insult to the mentally deficient.

OY
Forum: Social Studies 31 July 2017, 02:36 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,898
Posted By overyonder
I think the bottom line is this: If you don't...

I think the bottom line is this: If you don't like doing at all, you'll generally be better hiring someone to do it.

There are certain tasks around my house that I like doing but there are others...
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