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Forum: Social Studies 05 April 2016, 12:02 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,596
Posted By Horse Chestnut
They used to have egg hunts at our local park,...

They used to have egg hunts at our local park, and I never really heard much about egg riots. I just used to wonder why anyone would want their kid to pick up anything laying on the same ground where...
Forum: Amusement Bark 04 April 2016, 03:37 PM
Replies: 174
Views: 47,404
Posted By Horse Chestnut
I suppose you could say that preparations have...

I suppose you could say that preparations have been in place since the day after Rick attacked Negan's hideout. They are playing a game of guerilla warfare against Alexandria.

I always get...
Forum: Social Studies 04 April 2016, 03:18 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 21,435
Posted By Horse Chestnut
Erwins, do you seriously believe that the...

Erwins, do you seriously believe that the destruction of the middle class in this country and the bleeding of jobs has nothing whatsoever to do with the backlash against minorities and immigrants in...
Forum: Social Studies 04 April 2016, 01:57 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 21,435
Posted By Horse Chestnut
And while we argue about weed access, we all get...

And while we argue about weed access, we all get eaten by big fat dolphins.
Forum: Social Studies 03 April 2016, 04:42 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 21,435
Posted By Horse Chestnut
I don't think you could call support of blacks...

I don't think you could call support of blacks within their own family or culture as "privilege", but reading Avril's and Saitaina made me think; that when people complain about black privilege, they...
Forum: Soapbox Derby 01 April 2016, 06:01 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 7,024
Posted By Horse Chestnut
We are already arresting and jailing women for...

We are already arresting and jailing women for performing illegal abortions. http://www.thenation.com/article/women-are-being-arrested-and-jailed-self-abortion/.<P>In particular, I found this quote...
Forum: Social Studies 01 April 2016, 05:31 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 21,435
Posted By Horse Chestnut
The young man called her a bitch because she...

The young man called her a bitch because she handed a flyer to him? I'm not saying that there aren't people out there who would do this, but if they did I would expect to hear similar verbal abuse...
Forum: SLC 01 April 2016, 04:51 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,403
Posted By Horse Chestnut
Sounds like your child has a great family.

Sounds like your child has a great family.
Forum: Business Bytes 01 April 2016, 04:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,211
Posted By Horse Chestnut
That the kind of chair that I would love to have,...

That the kind of chair that I would love to have, but would throw a blanket over if I were expecting company. ("What's that? Oh, just a ratty ol' chair. Doesn't hug hardly at all.")
Forum: Wild Kingdom 01 April 2016, 04:42 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,096
Posted By Horse Chestnut
I always read that the Florida panther was...

I always read that the Florida panther was smaller than the cougar, but that one looked plenty big enough to me. It was amazing watching it run.
Forum: Wild Kingdom 01 April 2016, 03:29 PM
Replies: 209
Views: 82,308
Posted By Horse Chestnut
Our possum hero! (And once again, I wish our...

Our possum hero! (And once again, I wish our possums looked more like your possums.)
Forum: Amusement Bark 28 March 2016, 10:54 PM
Replies: 174
Views: 47,404
Posted By Horse Chestnut
I'm thinking Daryl is OK for now, but next week...

I'm thinking Daryl is OK for now, but next week Negan is coming with his barbed wire-wrapped Louisville Slugger, so I think it's pretty much a given that we will lose someone important in the...
Forum: Book Corner 27 March 2016, 08:41 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 11,865
Posted By Horse Chestnut
I'd say it's right up there with The DaVinci...

I'd say it's right up there with The DaVinci Code. Perhaps they can figure out a way to grind up oversold/underread used books with old tires, and use them to repave roads and cushion playgrounds.
Forum: Amusement Bark 26 March 2016, 03:08 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,408
Posted By Horse Chestnut
You have to understand that my mother lived in...

You have to understand that my mother lived in terrible poverty during the 1930s, as bad possibly as any child in a third world country. To her, the picture they showed on TV was something she could...
Forum: Amusement Bark 25 March 2016, 11:58 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,408
Posted By Horse Chestnut
I used to love watching The Waltons when I was...

I used to love watching The Waltons when I was young, but my mom used to scoff at it. The Walton owned their own house and land free and clear. They had a sawmill, timber, a working vehicle, a fresh...
Forum: Wild Kingdom 23 March 2016, 11:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,424
Posted By Horse Chestnut
Yes, it's closed off now. He used to make that...

Yes, it's closed off now. He used to make that trip back and forth through his door dozens of times a day. We used to walk for miles, too. Neither of us are up to that kind of thing anymore, but he's...
Forum: Wild Kingdom 23 March 2016, 06:00 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,424
Posted By Horse Chestnut
My vet gave me some tramadol and vetprofen, so I...

My vet gave me some tramadol and vetprofen, so I hope he is more comfortable. He still walks with a hunched appearance, but not as bad as last night, when he was seriously dragging his hind quarters....
Forum: Wild Kingdom 23 March 2016, 07:19 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,424
Posted By Horse Chestnut
Darby fell down the stairs

I've spent the last hour icing and applying heat to his spine, which I'm afraid has been wrenched badly. Gave him some enteric aspirin and some calming pills, and he has finally gone to sleep. I have...
Forum: Soapbox Derby 23 March 2016, 01:57 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 6,927
Posted By Horse Chestnut
Yes. I know. And I was making a joke back about...

Yes. I know. And I was making a joke back about people posting and then forge... Wait. What was the question?
Forum: Soapbox Derby 22 March 2016, 05:43 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 6,927
Posted By Horse Chestnut
I thought it was neurotypical to forget what you...

I thought it was neurotypical to forget what you said on the internet.
Forum: Techno-Babble 22 March 2016, 03:54 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,788
Posted By Horse Chestnut
If heat would kill weeds, would pouring boiling...

If heat would kill weeds, would pouring boiling water work as well? I'm doing battle on several beds this next week, and I was wondering about this. I'm getting tired of chasing around with the...
Forum: Soapbox Derby 21 March 2016, 11:52 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 6,927
Posted By Horse Chestnut
I can imagine that folks are driving in from...

I can imagine that folks are driving in from neighboring states to purchase weed, but surely it would only be for personal use? They would be paying retail price for the product, so unless quantity...
Forum: Amusement Bark 21 March 2016, 11:41 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,637
Posted By Horse Chestnut
I'm not a follower of pro tennis, so I have no...

I'm not a follower of pro tennis, so I have no idea who this man is, really. But that remark just seems so hostile and so out of right field. Is this man known for behaving this way in the past?
Forum: Spook Central 21 March 2016, 11:35 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 10,077
Posted By Horse Chestnut
I'd find the whole thing mildly amusing, if it...

I'd find the whole thing mildly amusing, if it weren't for the fact that so much of his Photoshopped crap contains pictures of kids. Hopefully he's using clip art sites as a source, and not stealing...
Forum: Wild Kingdom 19 March 2016, 04:01 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 7,961
Posted By Horse Chestnut
It's more common than you might think Onyx. Manx...

It's more common than you might think Onyx. Manx cats are bred with one parent tailess and the other with a tail. Breeding two animals with the same trait leads to kittens with spinal deformities....
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