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Forum: SLC 14 August 2018, 11:44 PM
Replies: 195
Views: 9,276
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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: 195
Views: 9,276
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: 966
Views: 98,991
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: 675
Views: 62,870
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: 641
Views: 63,741
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: 87
Views: 8,172
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: 336
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: 1,563
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: 964
Views: 87,648
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: 239
Views: 14,113
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: 239
Views: 14,113
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: 239
Views: 14,113
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: 782
Views: 74,735
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: 204
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.
Forum: Rantidote 07 August 2018, 05:45 PM
Replies: 675
Views: 62,870
Posted By WildaBeast
Florida I was probably misremembering the person who the...

I was probably misremembering the person who the statue was of, now that I think of it. The tour guide definitely mentioned air conditioning, but maybe it was in the context of Gorrie invented...
Forum: Amusement Bark 07 August 2018, 04:16 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 1,488
Posted By WildaBeast
Levar Burton depends on your age, I think. To...

Levar Burton depends on your age, I think. To me, he was the Reading Rainbow guy first, Star Trek second. Older people think of him as the guy from Roots.
Forum: Rantidote 07 August 2018, 04:06 PM
Replies: 675
Views: 62,870
Posted By WildaBeast
Florida As you may know, each state gets to choose one...

As you may know, each state gets to choose one person to honor with a statue in the rotunda of the US Capitol. Most states choose some statesman, former governor, that sort of thing. But according...
Forum: Rantidote 07 August 2018, 04:06 AM
Replies: 429
Views: 150,640
Posted By WildaBeast
Neutral: I managed to find the receipt and...

Neutral: I managed to find the receipt and mailed off all the paperwork for the extended warranty claim on Saturday.

Up. Today I got a check in the mail from the company that administers my...
Forum: Amusement Bark 06 August 2018, 09:07 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 1,488
Posted By WildaBeast
Is Kate Mulgrew Captain Janeway or Galina "Red"...

Is Kate Mulgrew Captain Janeway or Galina "Red" Reznikov?
Forum: SLC 06 August 2018, 04:03 AM
Replies: 782
Views: 74,735
Posted By WildaBeast
Speaking of low levels of maturity, one of NPR's...

Speaking of low levels of maturity, one of NPR's sponsors is the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. Every time I hear them announce that, I just think "huh huh, he said 'wood johnson'". :lol:
Forum: SLC 04 August 2018, 09:51 PM
Replies: 239
Views: 14,113
Posted By WildaBeast
While out running errands today I saw: 1) A...

While out running errands today I saw:
1) A somewhat beat up looking Dodge A100 van, that looked like it had been converted to a camper.
2) A probably late-1950s Corvette, the four headlight...
Forum: SLC 04 August 2018, 01:41 AM
Replies: 239
Views: 14,113
Posted By WildaBeast
On the way home I saw some kind of antique car...

On the way home I saw some kind of antique car that I couldn't identify. I'd say it was probably from early to mid 1930s, and it had a spare tire on the side just behind the front fender. IIRC that...
Forum: SLC 03 August 2018, 03:45 PM
Replies: 239
Views: 14,113
Posted By WildaBeast
D'oh! Looking back at yesterday's post I was...

D'oh! Looking back at yesterday's post I was apparently so preoccupied with the year and condition I left out what kind of car it was. A Camaro. It was a Camaro.



Someone at Oregon...
Forum: SLC 03 August 2018, 04:53 AM
Replies: 195
Views: 9,276
Posted By WildaBeast
If you set up a tent inside the international...

If you set up a tent inside the international space station, are you camping?
Forum: Moot Court 02 August 2018, 10:57 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,209
Posted By WildaBeast
Chemical reactions in and of themselves aren't...

Chemical reactions in and of themselves aren't really unnatural, though. I mean cooking is a chemical reaction. If you cook tomatoes and salt together you're basically making homemade MSG. Does...
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