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Forum: Business Bytes 17 September 2018, 04:16 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 622
Posted By Die Capacitrix
Unfortunately in more ways than one:

Unfortunately in more ways than one:
Forum: Rantidote 16 September 2018, 11:26 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,049
Posted By Die Capacitrix
October 7, 2018 in Australia would be before the...

October 7, 2018 in Australia would be before the BBC showing in the UK. So they have to wait until October 8th (https://dwca.org.au/series-11-in-cinemas-whovians-returning/) (bolding mine).
Forum: SLC 15 September 2018, 05:43 PM
Replies: 329
Views: 20,981
Posted By Die Capacitrix
YES, PLEASE!! Maybe that will get somebody's...

YES, PLEASE!!

Maybe that will get somebody's attention.

Or I could start flinging cookies, asking questions for which I will reward points, and call somebody a BLEEEEEP.
Forum: SLC 13 September 2018, 06:25 PM
Replies: 329
Views: 20,981
Posted By Die Capacitrix
There's also a bit of Oktoberfest in Switzerland,...

There's also a bit of Oktoberfest in Switzerland, and many people do dress us. However, those who do, probably get 2 or 3 wearings each year out of their outfits, since there's other festivals...
Forum: SLC 09 September 2018, 10:54 AM
Replies: 329
Views: 20,981
Posted By Die Capacitrix
Recently I have seen many mentions of so-and-so...

Recently I have seen many mentions of so-and-so standing near someone showing the white supremacy hand signal, such as here: WAS ZINA BASH TROLLING CRITICS WITH HAND SYMBOL DURING BRETT KAVANAUGH...
Forum: Weird News 31 August 2018, 04:57 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 955
Posted By Die Capacitrix
My flatland relatives pronounce it Pudge-it...

My flatland relatives pronounce it Pudge-it Sound. Somehow I never imagined reading an article about people sheltering in place on the Kitsap Peninsula.

And for Psihala:

Oddly enough it was...
Forum: SLC 31 August 2018, 04:52 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 844
Posted By Die Capacitrix
Have also driven in rural Scotland, and...

Have also driven in rural Scotland, and encountered both sheep and chickens in the road.

The oddest animal was a horse, that due to the low fence, had his head actually over the one-lane road. I...
Forum: Techno-Babble 29 August 2018, 03:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 566
Posted By Die Capacitrix
Genuine misunderstanding. She's not the only one,...

Genuine misunderstanding. She's not the only one, but the only one I knew was in her 20s and pregnant before finding out the details.
Forum: Techno-Babble 28 August 2018, 11:37 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 566
Posted By Die Capacitrix
The same adult that doesn't know that a woman...

The same adult that doesn't know that a woman does not urinate out of her vagina. I even knew a woman who did not learn this until after she got pregnant. :fish:
Forum: Business Bytes 28 August 2018, 11:35 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,181
Posted By Die Capacitrix
Great picture! I'm really surprised PETA...

Great picture!

I'm really surprised PETA "allowed" them to keep the animal shapes. I would have expected them to go for flowers or something. If they choose daisies they could even daisy chain...
Forum: SLC 10 August 2018, 05:39 PM
Replies: 868
Views: 91,450
Posted By Die Capacitrix
I normally don't check snopes during work, just...

I normally don't check snopes during work, just weather and headlines, but I made an exception when I saw the BBC headline. Glad you're okay, UEL.
Forum: Wild Kingdom 09 August 2018, 05:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 455
Posted By Die Capacitrix
I guess I lose at the internet. The woman's shoe...

I guess I lose at the internet. The woman's shoe in picture 11 caught my eye.

And the first sentence, "earlier this century". Gaa! It was started in 2002 - 16 years ago!
Forum: Amusement Bark 08 August 2018, 06:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 994
Posted By Die Capacitrix
I had thought Emmanuel Lewis was dead, so that...

I had thought Emmanuel Lewis was dead, so that would have been a very strange guest spot. (Confused him with Gary Coleman. Probably not the first time.)
Forum: Soapbox Derby 07 August 2018, 07:29 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,061
Posted By Die Capacitrix
This Saturday is the Zurich Street Parade...

This Saturday is the Zurich Street Parade (http://www.streetparade.com/en/), whose theme this year is Culture of Tolerance. Perhaps we could ship the rally members to Zurich? Would be an interesting...
Forum: Amusement Bark 07 August 2018, 07:16 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 3,371
Posted By Die Capacitrix
Matt LeBlanc is Joey Tribbiani If we look...

Matt LeBlanc is Joey Tribbiani

If we look at some of the most recent obituaries, most often the role that made the person famous is the one best remembered.

So even for Tom Cruise, his...
Forum: Techno-Babble 04 August 2018, 04:08 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,093
Posted By Die Capacitrix
I would think Pluto is a cheese plate. Not...

I would think Pluto is a cheese plate. Not everyone considers that as a dessert, but people are entitle to their own opinions.
Forum: SLC 02 August 2018, 05:06 PM
Replies: 329
Views: 20,981
Posted By Die Capacitrix
Both of these are covered by, "I went to camp"....

Both of these are covered by, "I went to camp". Girl Scout camp had cots, without mattresses, and rustic cabins, where the floor was wood, but the walls and roof were canvas. And had running water...
Forum: SLC 02 August 2018, 04:46 PM
Replies: 868
Views: 91,450
Posted By Die Capacitrix
If I were to change anything, is that I changed...

If I were to change anything, is that I changed out of my wedding dress to a "going away outfit". I only wore my wedding dress for 8 hours or so, and I could have worn it in the car / on the ferry...
Forum: SLC 01 August 2018, 04:47 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 12,809
Posted By Die Capacitrix
Ice + "cold brew" tea + simple syrup = perfect...

Ice + "cold brew" tea + simple syrup = perfect beverage for a hot day
Forum: Rantidote 31 July 2018, 07:16 PM
Replies: 1,057
Views: 107,065
Posted By Die Capacitrix
A. It's about 29ļ C at after 9 at night. This is...

A. It's about 29ļ C at after 9 at night. This is really not fun.

B. About, I say, because the canton is doing maintenance on the website which reports the various official weather stations, so I...
Forum: Rantidote 30 July 2018, 07:29 PM
Replies: 1,005
Views: 115,109
Posted By Die Capacitrix
After growing up in the U.S., I had a bit of...

After growing up in the U.S., I had a bit of sticker shock when I found out I had to pay to borrow things from the library. This is actually of the things which does actually make America great.
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Forum: The Bad Gastronomer 29 July 2018, 05:32 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,080
Posted By Die Capacitrix
Today I had Hellman's Ketchup. Never seen that...

Today I had Hellman's Ketchup. Never seen that brand here before, but now I see they are Unilever, so they are basically everywhere.

My favorite brand is Thomy, but they sell it in bottles which...
Forum: SLC 29 July 2018, 05:23 PM
Replies: 315
Views: 26,151
Posted By Die Capacitrix
A CitroŽn DS, 1960s era and a Volvo Duett panel...

A CitroŽn DS, 1960s era and a Volvo Duett panel van which was actually parked. It lives approximately 1 km from here, but the garage door is not always open. Nice green color and very good condition.
Forum: SLC 27 July 2018, 05:34 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,801
Posted By Die Capacitrix
Working at home is now downright discouraged. Too...

Working at home is now downright discouraged. Too many people decided that if they were working at home, they could work when they wanted, and wouldn't be available during normal working hours and/or...
Forum: Business Bytes 27 July 2018, 05:19 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,385
Posted By Die Capacitrix
Blasphemy! Actually I stopped eating them...

Blasphemy!

Actually I stopped eating them due to them using artificial colors. They tried going natural, and I started eating them again. But not enough people wanted the natural colors, so they...
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