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    Well, here's the sitch. A bit over a decade ago,...

    Well, here's the sitch. A bit over a decade ago, the state's leadership decided to take our electricity grid to 100% renewables, solar and wind and the like. I think we're at about 70% or so at the...
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    You have to admit it was an awesome performance...

    You have to admit it was an awesome performance in that 20-5 squeeker by Kyle Farmer. Now the Reds have another record; slowest pitch ever whiffed on at just shy of 45 MPH.:p

    Always remember that...
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    Honestly, flashy is overrated in cars. I love to...

    Honestly, flashy is overrated in cars. I love to talk about them, but they're just not the cars I'd ever own. Next car show I go to, I'll give one the sit test.
  4. How can they live with themselves, I wonder? ...

    How can they live with themselves, I wonder? It'll be worse if they did indeed go in to get their own children, but not the others as some witnesses have supposedly reported. But yeah, attacking...
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    You like it? I've never driven one, and I'll...

    You like it? I've never driven one, and I'll admit to being curious.

    So, in a place filled with exotic cars, the car I'm most interested in is...actually, I have no real idea what it is, just a...
  6. Thread: In Memoriam

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    Below is the Yahoo piece for Liotta. ...

    Below is the Yahoo piece for Liotta.

    https://www.yahoo.com/entertainment/ray-liotta-goodfellas-actor-emmy-163404697.html
  7. Thread: In Memoriam

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    RIP to Ray Liotta, at 67. He died in his sleep...

    RIP to Ray Liotta, at 67. He died in his sleep filming a movie.
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    There's a big recall for Hyundais, about 250,000...

    There's a big recall for Hyundais, about 250,000 of them. It's nothing serious; evidently the seat-belts will explode and probably mutilate your crotch. Okay, might want to get someone you hate to...
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    And in the sleazy side of MLB...the mayor of...

    And in the sleazy side of MLB...the mayor of Anaheim, where the Angels play, has resigned as part of the stadium land scandal. He allegedly offered team owner Moreno the city's negotiating stance in...
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    This example isn't Superman; it's Supergirl and...

    This example isn't Superman; it's Supergirl and Power Girl, but in one Robinson issue of JLA Mr. Terrific showed the two a schematic of a super-science fantasy device he'd spent days designing and...
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    Yes. Kryptonians are supposed to be sort of like...

    Yes. Kryptonians are supposed to be sort of like humans after ages more evolution had taken place, sort of humanity perfected. Which means they all should be vastly more intelligent than any human....
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    He certainly has earned a huge contract. Part of...

    He certainly has earned a huge contract. Part of me wants the Yanks not to sign him so the Dodgers could steal him. Bellinger's looking...ordinary, very ordinary, and that's not cutting it. Judge...
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    Interesting, Pujols is only 13 behind A-Rod for...

    Interesting, Pujols is only 13 behind A-Rod for 4th on the all-time HR list, and he hit two today. I think he has a chance to do it this season.
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    If you have a hankering for a new Mercedes Benz,...

    If you have a hankering for a new Mercedes Benz, but can only afford the bottom end models, er, better hurry up, because Merc is going to discontinue them. They're going to focus on their higher...
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    I just pronounce it "Jennifer" and leave it at...

    I just pronounce it "Jennifer" and leave it at that.
  16. Thread: In Memoriam

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    The original Blade Runner for example. It was as...

    The original Blade Runner for example. It was as stunning as the visuals in that movie. RIP to him.
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    I've got a Rocket City Trash Pandas' hat, an...

    I've got a Rocket City Trash Pandas' hat, an Angels' affiliate. Nice hat. The minors are full of great team names and logos. Those hats get compliments.
  18. Awesome!:p Good call on the part of the movie.

    Awesome!:p Good call on the part of the movie.
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    It is indeed a thing, and no, it's not slang. It...

    It is indeed a thing, and no, it's not slang. It is in fact the most expensive coffee in the world, as each coffee bean/berry has to have been eaten by a civet of some kind, then well, expelled, and...
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    Well, that's terrible. ...

    Well, that's terrible.

    https://www.france24.com/en/live-news/20220517-orioles-pitcher-harvey-suspended-after-drug-admission
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    Nobody takes their coffee with weasel poop? I...

    Nobody takes their coffee with weasel poop? I figured there'd be at least one...
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    It's good to know that no permanent damage was...

    It's good to know that no permanent damage was done, and that we can just pretend it never happened as it likely will never be referenced again. I hope. So...a plus?
  23. I was thinking of trying some instant. Never had...

    I was thinking of trying some instant. Never had any before.
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    Hmmm, still, my preference if for her to play a...

    Hmmm, still, my preference if for her to play a key role if not the key role in a gripping story where she is shown in character trying to do things that make sense for her, given her prior history,...
  25. Which one is "good to the last drop", and which...

    Which one is "good to the last drop", and which one has that guy who never had a second cup at home chugging that stuff with a whole second cup?
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