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by tek
Sat Sep 22, 2018 5:35 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Horses! and other beloved 'farm' animals
Replies: 261
Views: 14728

Re: Horses! and other beloved 'farm' animals

A local schooling show, her first show on this horse ("Pete"). Took the blue ribbon home.

That was the first time I met him. He's a sweetie. Even when I didn't have treats in my pockets ;)

Some serious eventing training is in the future for both of them this winter.
by tek
Sat Sep 22, 2018 5:15 pm
Forum: Courts, Law, and Legal Issues
Topic: Will Kavanaugh Make It Until The Hearing with Dr. Christine Blasey Ford?
Replies: 108
Views: 2325

Re: Will Kavanaugh Make It Until The Hearing with Dr. Christine Blasey Ford?

WaPo: For example, attempting a sexual assault with the aid of another person counts as attempted first-degree rape, just as restricting a victim’s breathing to stop her from shouting for help could fairly qualify as first-degree assault. Both are felonies with no statute of limitations in Maryland....
by tek
Sat Sep 22, 2018 5:05 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Hijack this thread
Replies: 24709
Views: 910517

Re: Hijack this thread

I think that's the padlock to the left of the 'https' in this screengrab.. which will only be there if it is an https site
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I'm a mostly-firefox user, so I'm not much more help I'm afraid..
by tek
Sat Sep 22, 2018 4:57 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Horses! and other beloved 'farm' animals
Replies: 261
Views: 14728

Re: Horses! and other beloved 'farm' animals

daughter and Da Pony at a show last weekend
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Pile o'pix at http://kopec.us/Xenophon_2018sep16/Xenophon_2018sep16
by tek
Sat Sep 22, 2018 8:01 am
Forum: Congress
Topic: SCOTUS: Kavanaugh Nomination Hearings, September 4 2018
Replies: 396
Views: 7769

Re: SCOTUS: Kavanaugh Nomination Hearings, September 4 2018

WaPo: https://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/kavanaugh-ally-says-he-did-not-communicate-with-white-house-or-supreme-court-nominee-about-theory-of-another-attacker/2018/09/21/88335f1a-bdaa-11e8-b7d2-0773aa1e33da_story.html On Sunday, Ford noticed that — even before her name became public — Whelan ap...
by tek
Sat Sep 22, 2018 7:00 am
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Hijack this thread
Replies: 24709
Views: 910517

Re: Hijack this thread

by tek
Fri Sep 21, 2018 4:42 pm
Forum: Trump Administration
Topic: Trump's Trade Follicy
Replies: 1368
Views: 51524

Re: Trump's Trade Follicy

IOTUS, when it hits: "Hey, it's not my fault China is retaliating."
by tek
Fri Sep 21, 2018 7:14 am
Forum: Courts, Law, and Legal Issues
Topic: Lawyers Behaving Badly
Replies: 448
Views: 35377

Re: Lawyers Behaving Badly

(re Columbia Gas explosions in the Merrimack valley) 'Like vultures;' Lawrence Mayor Dan Rivera barred Morgan & Morgan lawyers from hosting session on class action suit at claim center "I think it's shameful," Rivera said at a news conference. "They are preying on these people's desire for informati...
by tek
Thu Sep 20, 2018 11:13 am
Forum: Trump Administration
Topic: Trump plan to BUILD THAT WALL!
Replies: 543
Views: 26109

Re: Trump plan to BUILD THAT WALL!

I think it is time to implement the "Emperor's New Wall" strategy.
by tek
Thu Sep 20, 2018 7:38 am
Forum: Trump Administration
Topic: President Trump
Replies: 8449
Views: 331266

Re: President Trump

Volkonski wrote:
Wed Sep 19, 2018 8:21 pm
Why does he keep saying how much worse it is going to get?
He's projecting his own situation. :bag:
by tek
Thu Sep 20, 2018 7:21 am
Forum: Trump Administration
Topic: Who's going to be the NEXT one under the bus?
Replies: 2354
Views: 86710

Re: Who's going to be the NEXT one under the bus?

TollandRCR wrote:
Thu Sep 20, 2018 4:22 am
I still do not understand why a sitting US Senator anyone with a pulse might wish to be Secretary of Defense involved in any way in a Trump administration.
FIFY :blink:
by tek
Wed Sep 19, 2018 12:57 pm
Forum: Trump Administration
Topic: Mueller's investigation
Replies: 6673
Views: 263645

Re: Mueller's investigation

Maybe that will be part of the revelations from the "declassified materials" :pray: :smoking:
by tek
Wed Sep 19, 2018 6:24 am
Forum: Trump Administration
Topic: Mueller's investigation
Replies: 6673
Views: 263645

Re: Mueller's investigation

Off Topic
The things one can learn here at the Fogbow :thumbs:
by tek
Tue Sep 18, 2018 4:55 pm
Forum: Trump Administration
Topic: Trump's Trade Follicy
Replies: 1368
Views: 51524

Re: Trump's Trade Follicy

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross leaves CNBC hosts dumbfounded after he tells them that American families won't be bothered by tariffs on $200b of Chinese goods because "it's spread over thousands and thousands of products" so "nobody will actually notice" that prices went up. Our Commerce Secretary ...
by tek
Tue Sep 18, 2018 5:24 am
Forum: Trump Administration
Topic: The Spawn of Trump
Replies: 418
Views: 20244

Re: The Spawn of Trump

Donnie needs to learn that you don't bring a squeaky toy to a gunfight..
by tek
Tue Sep 18, 2018 5:22 am
Forum: Trump Administration
Topic: Mueller's investigation
Replies: 6673
Views: 263645

Re: Mueller's investigation

I'm hoping this results in an even more spectacular backfire then the previous "releases" ...
by tek
Tue Sep 18, 2018 5:19 am
Forum: Presidential Election
Topic: Chase CEO Jamie Dimon for President?
Replies: 8
Views: 141

Re: Chase CEO Jamie Dimon for President?

So apparently Gary Cohn didn't pick up the fact that running the country is fundamentally different from running a business. Yeah, there are some management tasks that are similar.. but the purpose of the country is completely different from the purpose of a business. That said, Jaime Dimon is at le...
by tek
Tue Sep 18, 2018 5:05 am
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Hijack this thread
Replies: 24709
Views: 910517

Re: Hijack this thread

Definitely a must-see lecture :sarcasm:
What makes a Leader? Carly Fiorina will discuss the characteristics and practices of leadership
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http://www.springfieldpublicforum.org/e ... eadership/
by tek
Mon Sep 17, 2018 6:12 pm
Forum: Orly Taitz
Topic: Orly's latest poopies.....
Replies: 53062
Views: 2518597

Re: Orly's latest poopies.....

Even the Washington Examiner says the foreclosure story is false.
by tek
Sun Sep 16, 2018 8:49 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Hijack this thread
Replies: 24709
Views: 910517

Re: Hijack this thread

p0rtia wrote:
Sun Sep 16, 2018 8:30 pm
Oh, and where to we go to fucking complain?
I think that would be "See Figure 1" :(
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(Google "see figure 1" for the amusing old-geek story)
by tek
Sun Sep 16, 2018 7:54 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Hijack this thread
Replies: 24709
Views: 910517

Re: Hijack this thread

not sure if this goes here or in Weather Alerts.. This evening's forecast discussion from the Boston (Norton) office: A few showers formed over the higher terrain in western Worcester County late this afternoon. They were sliding eastward into the CT River Valley this evening. umm.. if things are sl...

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