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Forum: SLC 20 November 2017, 07:38 PM
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Views: 133,189
Posted By Gibbie
I fired it up, and it gave me a station in...

I fired it up, and it gave me a station in Australia. I was trying to move around though and it kind of locked up. So I refreshed and this time the random station it opened was in Madisonville KY....
Forum: SLC 16 November 2017, 07:36 PM
Replies: 1,004
Views: 133,189
Posted By Gibbie
I don't think it was ImNotDedalus who invented...

I don't think it was ImNotDedalus who invented Bookachow, but I'm having trouble dredging up the name of the person who did. I can remember random details about them but not their name. Old timer....
Forum: SLC 15 November 2017, 10:03 PM
Replies: 1,004
Views: 133,189
Posted By Gibbie
Actually no. NFBSK came into play before there...

Actually no. NFBSK came into play before there was a board of this nature. Before UBB and whatever it is we're on now. It was back when the message board was a single page with a series of threads,...
Forum: SLC 15 November 2017, 12:21 AM
Replies: 1,056
Views: 130,832
Posted By Gibbie
Our first minivan was a Dodge Caravan. We looked...

Our first minivan was a Dodge Caravan. We looked at the latest model this go around and they had changed the design enough that it was no longer comfortable. The fold flat middle row came at the cost...
Forum: SLC 14 November 2017, 08:44 PM
Replies: 1,056
Views: 130,832
Posted By Gibbie
Can vouch for minivans having more room than...

Can vouch for minivans having more room than SUVs. We got a Toyota Sienna two years ago and simply love it. Lots of room, handles well and has a lot of giddyup and go. Why yes, I have caught myself...
Forum: SLC 10 November 2017, 01:48 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 585
Posted By Gibbie
I remember! It was my first winter in DC. I'd...

I remember! It was my first winter in DC. I'd convinced my ex-husband that we wouldn't see much snow, probably not until after the first of the year (he'd never lived in a place with snow). Then woke...
Forum: SLC 14 October 2017, 03:57 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,846
Posted By Gibbie
I think that is an excellent idea. Make sure you...

I think that is an excellent idea. Make sure you tell him what you told us. Print it out if it's easier. :)
Forum: SLC 13 October 2017, 12:56 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,846
Posted By Gibbie
A good question and one you really need to work...

A good question and one you really need to work through with a personal therapist. I hope you can do so. It's really heartbreaking to see the way you approach your situation, you fled in the middle...
Forum: SLC 12 October 2017, 03:59 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,846
Posted By Gibbie
After reading your other threads, it seems to me...

After reading your other threads, it seems to me that the most likely scenario is that your husband opened it in your name. Why I can't really guess. But he'd be the one that would have the easiest...
Forum: SLC 09 October 2017, 01:19 PM
Replies: 1,004
Views: 133,189
Posted By Gibbie
How did they address your birthday card? If it...

How did they address your birthday card? If it was with your correct name then think of the anniversary card as just using it a social convention, especially since it's honoring your marriage. Unless...
Forum: SLC 05 October 2017, 01:24 PM
Replies: 1,021
Views: 189,530
Posted By Gibbie
It's not just you Lainie. Even as a member of the...

It's not just you Lainie. Even as a member of the IBTC, I prefer underwires. Especially as I've gotten older. Gravity takes its toll on us all. :D The only time they've been uncomfortable is when the...
Forum: SLC 15 August 2017, 12:32 AM
Replies: 366
Views: 125,984
Posted By Gibbie
Hunh. I always assumed electric lines. The people...

Hunh. I always assumed electric lines. The people who work on those are known as linemen (my grandfather was one). The song makes more sense that way too, because he talks about being a lineman for...
Forum: NFBSK Gone Wild! 12 August 2017, 04:09 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 5,514
Posted By Gibbie
That it happened or that there were really...

That it happened or that there were really British school kids behind it? Because it definitely happened. The date in the article sounds correct. It was before the board was in this format and was...
Forum: SLC 25 July 2017, 01:31 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 5,674
Posted By Gibbie
The New York Times is covering it: ...

The New York Times is covering it:

https://www.nytimes.com/2017/07/24/business/media/snopes-crowdfunding-proper-media.html
Forum: SLC 24 July 2017, 11:23 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 5,674
Posted By Gibbie
The Atlantic has a take on it. ...

The Atlantic has a take on it.

https://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2017/07/the-ugly-dispute-threatening-snopes/534708/
Forum: Amusement Bark 25 May 2017, 04:27 AM
Replies: 399
Views: 87,350
Posted By Gibbie
I played through the entire trilogy right before...

I played through the entire trilogy right before Andromeda released. I frantically texted a friend of mine (who's a huge Mass Effect fan) asking why on god's green earth did they change the controls...
Forum: Amusement Bark 28 March 2017, 06:15 PM
Replies: 399
Views: 87,350
Posted By Gibbie
No. I'm actually pretty bad at shooting things....

No. I'm actually pretty bad at shooting things. I'm playing on narrative in the main campaign even. But I'm going to brave my way in eventually.
Forum: Amusement Bark 28 March 2017, 04:37 PM
Replies: 399
Views: 87,350
Posted By Gibbie
Mass Effect Andromeda. I am loving this game. So...

Mass Effect Andromeda. I am loving this game. So much to do, so much to see. I know it's getting some hate from some sectors but I'm entranced. I'm 40 hours in and only 32% complete. I'll be playing...
Forum: SLC 09 March 2017, 04:36 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 34,813
Posted By Gibbie
Friends of mine just adopted the two girls they...

Friends of mine just adopted the two girls they were fostering. There's is much rejoicing and loads of pictures on Facebook now that they can finally show the girl's faces. I'm quite pleased for...
Forum: Technical Questions 20 February 2017, 03:19 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 29,888
Posted By Gibbie
More than likely it's just webcrawlers. Bots that...

More than likely it's just webcrawlers. Bots that search for things.
Forum: Technical Questions 16 February 2017, 06:51 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 29,888
Posted By Gibbie
It takes some getting used to but I found it was...

It takes some getting used to but I found it was worth the effort. When you first sign up there's a huge set of default subs that appear on your front page and I took pretty much all of those off,...
Forum: Technical Questions 16 February 2017, 03:42 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 29,888
Posted By Gibbie
Technology changes, people needs change. The...

Technology changes, people needs change. The difference between message boards and other forms of media (among other things) is pull vs. push technology. You have to go to a message board and read...
Forum: SLC 08 February 2017, 12:08 AM
Replies: 998
Views: 232,620
Posted By Gibbie
Sleet and hail are two different things. Sleet is...

Sleet and hail are two different things. Sleet is rain that freezes in the upper atmosphere and falls as ice. It can look like snow but when you examine it it's tiny little balls of ice. It can...
Forum: Snopes Spotting 22 December 2016, 10:59 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 16,382
Posted By Gibbie
The Daily Mail Snopes Story and Fact Checking the...

The Daily Mail Snopes Story and Fact Checking the Fact Checkers (http://www.forbes.com/sites/kalevleetaru/2016/12/22/the-daily-mail-snopes-story-and-fact-checking-the-fact-checkers/#3f03a2b1e02c)
Forum: SLC 04 December 2016, 05:00 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 34,813
Posted By Gibbie
Oh no! I'd been regularly checking because I was...

Oh no! I'd been regularly checking because I was anxious to read good news. I'd not yet thought to google for him. This is so sad and tragic. That poor family.
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