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Forum: College 28 February 2014, 08:34 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 124,295
Posted By Maque
Our rule was always the general 15 minute rule....

Our rule was always the general 15 minute rule. Most of my professors never seemed to mind if we left after 15 minutes. Barring the exception I'm about to talk about, only had it happen once, and it...
Forum: Social Studies 27 December 2012, 01:45 AM
Replies: 394
Views: 203,092
Posted By Maque
I know when I worked pizza delivery last year, I...

I know when I worked pizza delivery last year, I wouldn't get a tip about 1 out of 10 times, if not a few more incidents than that. I imagine this is partially because I live in a college town, and I...
Forum: Snopes Spotting 14 June 2012, 03:05 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 4,053
Posted By Maque
Fort Hood Visit a Myth

My local newspaper today, in the question and answer article, actually referenced Snopes. I was rather excited:
...
Forum: Fauxtography 26 January 2011, 01:24 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 24,320
Posted By Maque
Yeah, I worked at Papa John's (so Domino's...

Yeah, I worked at Papa John's (so Domino's competition) and it wasn't unlikely for people to stumble in while high and brag about it. My roommate who previously worked at Domino's also often had to...
Forum: Fauxtography 13 December 2010, 04:39 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 49,023
Posted By Maque
Chicken I just graduated in 2007 and we had 5 minute...

I just graduated in 2007 and we had 5 minute passing periods. But (I can't remember the exacts), we also had an hour for lunch where we were allowed to eat, hang out, stand around, and go to the...
Forum: Urban Legends 01 August 2009, 07:42 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 94,237
Posted By Maque
Well, my favorite from Bloomington came from a...

Well, my favorite from Bloomington came from a tale about an RA who threw herself down the stairs in my dorm. Rumor had it that if you went to the stair well at midnight on the night she died, you'd...
Forum: Questionable Quotes 28 April 2009, 08:17 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 52,276
Posted By Maque
I did some searching in the "General Introduction...

I did some searching in the "General Introduction to Psychoanalysis" (http://www.questia.com/PM.qst?a=o&d=102189232) but did not find the quote. Admittedly, I'm not exactly a Freud expert and my...
Forum: Legal Affairs 28 April 2009, 04:08 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 21,858
Posted By Maque
And just to clear up the only other point raised...

And just to clear up the only other point raised (since my French is far from good enough to read most of the links and I'm half asleep, anyway, so my comprehension is limited in the first place):
...
Forum: History 27 April 2009, 10:33 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 31,456
Posted By Maque
It's also featured prominently among the Covenant...

It's also featured prominently among the Covenant the Lancea Sanctum in the tabletop roleplaying game Vampire the Requiem. And Longinus (the lancer) is claimed to walk the earth now as a vampire. ...
Forum: Crime 27 April 2009, 05:47 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 14,847
Posted By Maque
Wasn't there an old Thread on this, or at least...

Wasn't there an old Thread on this, or at least something very similar? I just remember that on that it sounded like the daughter was doing almost all of it...
Forum: Critter Country 24 January 2009, 06:08 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 140,211
Posted By Maque
As a person who owns and shows cattle for 4-H, I...

As a person who owns and shows cattle for 4-H, I can verify that they -can-. They don't like it, but they will do it.

We took a bunch of my calves to show one year, and one day the route to tie...
Forum: Critter Country 04 December 2008, 07:20 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 50,489
Posted By Maque
Icon23 I'm all for perpetrating this rumor. It means...

I'm all for perpetrating this rumor. It means more cookie dough for me!
Forum: Critter Country 02 December 2008, 12:59 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 50,489
Posted By Maque
First things first--a cow has one stomach with...

First things first--a cow has one stomach with four chambers, not four different stomachs. :)

And nope, cows can't vomit either. Their cud is the only thing they can really regurgitate; there's a...
Forum: Fauxtography 05 November 2008, 09:29 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 18,944
Posted By Maque
I actually didn't know that was the Transport for...

I actually didn't know that was the Transport for London logo--though now that you've noted that and I've looked in the bottom right corner, I can see that it was, er, staring me in the face. :fish:
Forum: Fauxtography 05 November 2008, 03:28 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 18,944
Posted By Maque
Creepy CCTV Ad

One of my friends sent me this poster advertising CCTV in London buses:

http://i175.photobucket.com/albums/w158/totallymaque/poster.jpg

While he and I don't doubt the validity of CCTV being...
Forum: Critter Country 05 November 2008, 02:39 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 10,322
Posted By Maque
My cows hate me because they're used to my...

My cows hate me because they're used to my step-dad feeding them at 7AM and whenever my lazy college student butt is at home, I can barely manage to drag myself to the barn at 8 AM to feed them...
Forum: Fauxtography 09 October 2008, 03:47 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 24,004
Posted By Maque
I just have to say that if we were all defined by...

I just have to say that if we were all defined by what we read (though this book, according to wikipedia, seems to have nothing to do with Muslims?), I'd be a witch who rode a telepathic dragon and...
Forum: NFBSK 26 September 2008, 01:14 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 92,573
Posted By Maque
Goldfish Yeah, there was a chick and a boy who were...

Yeah, there was a chick and a boy who were desperately in love, only then House and his team found out that they had a genetic condition, and their father was the same dude. It was in season 2, and...
Forum: Fauxtography 26 September 2008, 12:53 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 19,222
Posted By Maque
Yeah, I'm going to have to go with the bad angle...

Yeah, I'm going to have to go with the bad angle thing, too. I raise beef cattle and I've seen the vet up to his shoulder inside a cow checking for pregnancy or AIing a heifer, and if I'm sitting or...
Forum: Crime 01 September 2008, 07:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 7,313
Posted By Maque
Am I the only one who automatically thinks of...

Am I the only one who automatically thinks of Shadow and Wednesday from American Gods who did this EXACT SAME THING?!

Well, admittedly, Wednesday was the fake guard standing in front of the night...
Forum: Legal Affairs 04 August 2008, 02:03 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 29,129
Posted By Maque
It may say "UK Only" because stickers are...

It may say "UK Only" because stickers are generally placed on tobacco/tobacco products to indicate where they're shipped/being sold. I work behind the service/cigarette desk at a grocery store, and...
Forum: College 03 August 2008, 09:06 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 104,062
Posted By Maque
Yay, IU Bloomington! That's where I go to school....

Yay, IU Bloomington! That's where I go to school. Though I'm the room hermit who prefers to sit in my room rather than to go out drinking because all the girls with their high pitched squeals only...
Forum: Business 02 August 2008, 04:52 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 41,202
Posted By Maque
Icon02 As a cashier, I see a lot of interaction with...

As a cashier, I see a lot of interaction with pennies. Most people take them, though a few dump them into the "leave a penny" can we have on the counter. I did have someone bring me $200 worth of...
Forum: Fauxtography 14 July 2008, 06:58 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 11,339
Posted By Maque
Icon102 I haven't been able to find the actual article...

I haven't been able to find the actual article (it's supposedly on this site: http://www.shelbycountytoday.com/ ) but here's an apparent quote from it:



That's the only information on it I can...
Forum: Religion 07 July 2008, 06:14 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 9,813
Posted By Maque
Yeah, if I remember correctly (and I probably...

Yeah, if I remember correctly (and I probably don't, one reason being that I'm on medication and the other people that it's nearing bedtime), while the Old Testament did say a few things that...
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