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Forum: Lounge 2021-01-25, 02:01
Replies: 1,256
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Posted By Dr Sardonicus
Johns Hopkins...

Johns Hopkins (https://coronavirus.jhu.edu/data/mortality) (last updated 2021-01-24 3AM EST) gave the figure of 417,399 deaths in the USA from COVID-19.

I think it's reasonably likely the next...
Forum: Lounge 2021-01-24, 20:27
Replies: 4
Views: 101
Posted By Dr Sardonicus
... reminds me of this quote...

... reminds me of this quote (https://www.goodreads.com/quotes/45438-vogon-poetry-is-of-course-the-third-worst-in-the).
Forum: Lounge 2021-01-24, 18:42
Replies: 4
Views: 101
Posted By Dr Sardonicus
:missingteeth: :missingteeth: :missingteeth:...

:missingteeth: :missingteeth: :missingteeth: :missingteeth:

All in good fun I'm sure, but even so I hope the honoree doesn't return from the grave and throttle you.

Mrs. Burns, upon viewing a...
Forum: Lounge 2021-01-24, 17:53
Replies: 1,632
RIP
Views: 128,255
Posted By Dr Sardonicus
Gregory Sierra...

Gregory Sierra (https://apnews.com/article/entertainment-f6efc369c6f1ce09c617351d7e5c5299)
Forum: Lounge 2021-01-24, 16:37
Replies: 1,632
RIP
Views: 128,255
Posted By Dr Sardonicus
Walter Bernstein...

Walter Bernstein (https://apnews.com/article/walter-bernstein-world-war-ii-967981d9e0d0f645e540859767d89e76)
Forum: Science & Technology 2021-01-24, 15:49
Replies: 67
Views: 3,235
Posted By Dr Sardonicus
I see this hasn't been mentioned in this thread,...

I see this hasn't been mentioned in this thread, so here's one of the last official acts of the outgoing Governor of Puerto Rico (the new Governor took office January 2, 2021).

In a story dated...
Forum: Soap Box 2021-01-24, 15:00
Replies: 167
Views: 21,962
Posted By Dr Sardonicus
There is no way for me to express my hatred of...

There is no way for me to express my hatred of the word above in bold red. Most men do not take to it well at all. :censored:[/QUOTE]I had no idea you were Tucker Carlson! :grin:

But if he were to...
Forum: Soap Box 2021-01-23, 17:48
Replies: 3
Views: 130
Posted By Dr Sardonicus
After an over two-month stretch with an "Acting"...

After an over two-month stretch with an "Acting" Secretary of Defense, President Biden's nominee Lloyd James Austin was granted a waiver from the "seven year rule" by 3/5 majorities of both Houses of...
Forum: Lounge 2021-01-23, 13:26
Replies: 1,632
RIP
Views: 128,255
Posted By Dr Sardonicus
Larry King...

Larry King (https://www.latimes.com/obituaries/story/2021-01-23/larry-king-dead-at-87)
Forum: Soap Box 2021-01-23, 12:47
Replies: 2
Views: 85
Posted By Dr Sardonicus
Puerto Rico in general

The 2016 Republican Party Platform plank regarding Puerto Rico - the whole platform simply was re-used in 2020 - says:On June 19, 2019, Mitch McConnel told The Ingraham Angle...
Forum: Soap Box 2021-01-22, 23:42
Replies: 167
Views: 21,962
Posted By Dr Sardonicus
Tucker Carlson: Joe Biden declares war on 'White...

Tucker Carlson: Joe Biden declares war on 'White supremacy.' What does he mean by that? (https://www.foxnews.com/opinion/tucker-carlson-joe-biden-inauguration-war-on-white-supremacy)Perhaps "Dude. ...
Forum: Lounge 2021-01-22, 19:42
Replies: 188
Views: 22,701
Posted By Dr Sardonicus
Plan B is a "Fried Feathered Friends" roundup and tailgate party...

Key West wants to ban people from feeding roaming chickens (https://apnews.com/article/florida-key-west-ea98d9a61c3aec5d09f892747bd5ab7c)
Forum: Soap Box 2021-01-22, 15:01
Replies: 3
Views: 130
Posted By Dr Sardonicus
Just my way of referring to Marjorie Taylor...

Just my way of referring to Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-GA 14th District) and Lauren Boebert (R-CO 3rd District). Those are the only ones I know about for sure.

I've seen Greene referred to as "Q...
Forum: Soap Box 2021-01-22, 13:23
Replies: 3
Views: 130
Posted By Dr Sardonicus
Presidin' with Biden

I swear to God I am not making this up. This is a press release dated January 21, 2021, from the office of a member of the Q-anon Caucus of the US House of Representatives:

Congresswoman Marjorie...
Forum: Soap Box 2021-01-21, 14:54
Replies: 1,483
Views: 82,763
Posted By Dr Sardonicus
Not all, unfortunately. Ted Cruz, Josh Hawley,...

Not all, unfortunately. Ted Cruz, Josh Hawley, the other lawless US Senators, US Representatives, State Governors, Attorneys-general, and other public officials who knowingly furthered the Big Lie...
Forum: Soap Box 2021-01-20, 22:12
Replies: 1,483
Views: 82,763
Posted By Dr Sardonicus
I went grocery shopping this morning (January 20,...

I went grocery shopping this morning (January 20, 2021). While I was in the meat department, I saw a young woman of color stocking the coolers. I said, "Happy Day of Deliverance." She gave an...
Forum: Lounge 2021-01-19, 23:09
Replies: 188
Views: 22,701
Posted By Dr Sardonicus
It looks like a red fox. It might have been...

It looks like a red fox. It might have been looking for scraps. Pestering even a juvenile too much would have been a Bad Move. Here's an adult Bald Eagle stealing a fox's dinner: Bald eagle fights...
Forum: Computer Games 2021-01-19, 17:29
Replies: 30
Views: 7,445
Posted By Dr Sardonicus
Assuming the cop was, as he indicated, responding...

Assuming the cop was, as he indicated, responding to a call for service, perhaps the real "racist SoB" was whoever made the call. Whether the caller specified the "suspicious person's" skin color,...
Forum: Science & Technology 2021-01-19, 16:42
Replies: 2,856
Views: 190,158
Posted By Dr Sardonicus
I'm not sure what they define as a requirement...

I'm not sure what they define as a requirement for a "humid environment". I suppose that discounts Antarctica. But the tropics are fair game, and probably the type of place where you'd need it the...
Forum: Soap Box 2021-01-19, 14:49
Replies: 1,483
Views: 82,763
Posted By Dr Sardonicus
The Pentagon has declined to give him a big...

The Pentagon has declined to give him a big sendoff. Perhaps they haven't yet forgotten that he had recently vetoed all their paychecks for FY 2021. :grin:

A small gathering on the WH grounds is...
Forum: Lounge 2021-01-19, 14:01
Replies: 1,331
Views: 78,699
Posted By Dr Sardonicus
Yes, especially since he can be sprung by posting...

Yes, especially since he can be sprung by posting $1000.00 bond. A judge deeming an arrestee a "danger to the community" is often a prelude to ordering that they be held without bail.
Forum: Lounge 2021-01-19, 13:29
Replies: 1,331
Views: 78,699
Posted By Dr Sardonicus
Man lived inside O'Hare for 3 months before...

Man lived inside O'Hare for 3 months before detection, prosecutors say (https://www.chicagotribune.com/news/breaking/ct-ohare-trespasser-arrest-20210117-aad2craysvehzmk5rm6l23p3l4-story.html)
Forum: Lounge 2021-01-19, 12:47
Replies: 229
Views: 17,843
Posted By Dr Sardonicus
His birth date was [Google Google] January 15,...

His birth date was [Google Google] January 15, 1929. I remember, when I was young, seeing the "Childrens' Crusade" on the news - kids having their clothes shredded, and being pinballed down the...
Forum: Soap Box 2021-01-18, 02:14
Replies: 2
Views: 216
Posted By Dr Sardonicus
Asking this Forum what was the "best" crackpot...

Asking this Forum what was the "best" crackpot message of 2020 based on degree of crackpottery, is sort of like going to a free clinic, and asking what was the "best" suppurating wound they had to...
Forum: Lounge 2021-01-17, 21:00
Replies: 85
Views: 3,918
Posted By Dr Sardonicus
I remember seeing a TV program - perhaps about...

I remember seeing a TV program - perhaps about people setting records - which had a segment about a man who endured a very high temperature for a number of minutes. He sat in a small room or...
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