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Forum: The Doctor Is In 22 January 2014, 10:16 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 38,034
Does anyone recall the cause of death for Payne...

Does anyone recall the cause of death for Payne Stewert and the other passengers/pilots on the plane he was on? IIRC it was oxygen deprivation and they all essentially fell asleep and died before...
Forum: Police Blotter 09 September 2013, 09:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,800
Police Shoot Out Kills 107 Year Old Man

I guess if you are going to go out in a blaze of glory:

http://www.katv.com/story/23382468/details-emerge-in-shooting-death-of-107-year-old-pine-bluff-man

Maybe a dumb question, but couldn't...
Forum: Language 06 September 2012, 07:54 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 50,076
Is "fag" also used as a slang term for cigarette...

Is "fag" also used as a slang term for cigarette in the UK? Seems I remember the term used in the Andy Capp cartoons.

BB "bum a fag, might I?" &S
Forum: NFBSK 08 July 2011, 12:14 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 19,184
So if my ring finger is shorter than my index...

So if my ring finger is shorter than my index finger than I, um, er, don't have one?

BB "but I played with it this morning" &S
Forum: Automobiles 02 June 2010, 06:10 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 21,340
Flame Leaving sun roofs cracked open causes warp

I parked my auto this morning while out to lunch and as I usually do when its this warm out I cracked the two front windows a scosh and raised the sun roof a little to let the heat out. A gentleman...
Forum: Fauxtography 05 March 2010, 01:18 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 10,069
Fright A teacher at the middle school where the socklets...

A teacher at the middle school where the socklets attended was killed by such a gate about 10 or 12 years ago. The metal point went through the windshield and struck her in the head. I remember it...
Forum: Fauxtography 24 February 2010, 01:44 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 32,035
Okay, maybe a dumb question, but I would expect a...

Okay, maybe a dumb question, but I would expect a little blood with all those puncture holes......

BB&S
Forum: Fauxtography 08 February 2010, 09:24 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 7,161
Snake Or your, um, nose..... BB "just being...

Or your, um, nose.....

BB "just being pendantic" &S
Forum: College 25 October 2009, 06:09 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 66,170
The best one I ever heard of was during half time...

The best one I ever heard of was during half time of an Army-Navy football game during the Carter administration. President Carter attended, and sat on the Navy side for the first half, switching at...
Forum: NFBSK 27 August 2009, 04:09 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 47,387
Whalephant That's a wooly mammoth icon above..... ...

That's a wooly mammoth icon above.....



I didn't find that so hard to believe due to the cause and effect. There was no immediate consequense from sex, coupled (he, he) with the seasonal child...
Forum: NFBSK 19 August 2009, 08:07 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 47,387
Icon05 If no one really knew how humans were conceived,...

If no one really knew how humans were conceived, why was she charged with adultery?

I'm reasonably sure selective breeding of animals was well established by the 1500's.

BB "I knew by the time...
Forum: Language 22 July 2009, 04:20 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 124,676
Icon202 Or sunshine up your skirt?

A popular phrase in my lexicon is "blowing sunshine up your skirt" which I take as giving false hope or a false impression.

BB "possibly a sexual connection?" &S
Forum: Military 07 May 2009, 04:35 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 18,218
United Kingdom British Monopoly Games used for escape in WWII

http://www.snopes.com/military/monopoly.asp
Forum: Trivia 08 April 2009, 01:29 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 96,177
Reading I always thought it was a case of a passenger...

I always thought it was a case of a passenger ship in peril, and a couple on board wanting to get married if the ship were to sink. Then they could spend eternity together.

And as an aside,...
Forum: Snopes Spotting 28 January 2009, 06:09 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 2,890
Reading Superbowl Snopes in the Arkansas Democrat Gazette

From todays sports section (page 2C) an account of various Superbowl UL's, such as sewage systems breaking down due to all the toliets flushing at the same time.

The online version is a pay for...
Forum: Crime 11 April 2008, 09:33 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 23,224
Soapbox Would this be the same for someone who possessed...

Would this be the same for someone who possessed child pornography but never engaged in any sexual activity with children?

BB "just stirring the pot" &S
Forum: Military 30 March 2007, 05:38 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 146,850
Military Are uniformed military allowed to drink in public?

I mentioned this in an old thread about airport stories, and received several comments that uniformed military are not permitted to consume alcohol in public. I remember there being several sides to...
Forum: Legal Affairs 05 March 2007, 10:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 14,734
Having been the guests of both the St. Louis City...

Having been the guests of both the St. Louis City (once) and St. Louis County (twice) for assault, and wearing rings all three times, I can tell you it's not true in Missouri.

No charges filled in...
Forum: Automobiles 05 January 2007, 09:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 24,519
Dog It would seem the original comment is implying...

It would seem the original comment is implying that the engine has been in constant operation since the fifties, precluding the maintenance you suggest.

Suprisingly, I have heard this legend from...
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