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by Gnarly Goat
Tue Dec 31, 2019 7:38 pm
Forum: Computers & Internet
Topic: History Of Telecommunication (was: The far beginning of the "Internet")
Replies: 40
Views: 4646

Re: History Of Telecommunication (was: The far beginning of the "Internet")

Cool. I was leaning towards "because it drives commerce." Those are actually the throttles for the main engines. The large outer wheel is for ahead and the small inner where is for astern . I spent a few years of my youth in a maneuvering room watching those meters and gauges. What happens when you...
by Gnarly Goat
Tue Dec 31, 2019 4:56 pm
Forum: Computers & Internet
Topic: History Of Telecommunication (was: The far beginning of the "Internet")
Replies: 40
Views: 4646

Re: History Of Telecommunication (was: The far beginning of the "Internet")

Why does it have a steering wheel? Explained upthread. It's a submarine. duh. :) Cool. I was leaning towards "because it drives commerce." Those are actually the throttles for the main engines. The large outer wheel is for ahead and the small inner where is for astern. I spent a few years of my you...
by Gnarly Goat
Sun Sep 29, 2019 5:07 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Walter Fitzpatrick
Replies: 10940
Views: 608983

Re: Walter Fitzpatrick

Walt’s such a tool. He never once thanked me for the card I sent to him when he was putting in time at Northwest Correctional Complex. :(

Almost would be worth buying him a Greyhound ticket so he could be there.
by Gnarly Goat
Fri Nov 11, 2016 7:05 am
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Walter Fitzpatrick
Replies: 10940
Views: 608983

Re: Walter Fitzpatrick

What????

We need a pool on when Walt shows up at another courthouse to stalk the staff.
by Gnarly Goat
Wed Nov 09, 2016 7:58 am
Forum: The Resistance
Topic: Now what?
Replies: 253
Views: 37229

Re: Now what?

Mrs. Goat was up all night stressed about the election and all the impacts it would have on the country. She cried when she called our oldest at college and later when she woke up our youngest to tell them how they both would have to work twice as hard and be held to higher standards than men for an...
by Gnarly Goat
Wed Nov 09, 2016 7:45 am
Forum: The Resistance
Topic: Now what?
Replies: 253
Views: 37229

Re: Now what?

This is an incredibly rough morning for all of us but I hope can step through the 5 stages of grieving quickly so we can focus on organizing and working on 2018 mid-terms.
by Gnarly Goat
Wed Nov 09, 2016 5:44 am
Forum: Presidential Election
Topic: 2016: Polls
Replies: 2356
Views: 180942

Re: 2016: Polls

Has Sam announced exactly what kind of bug he'll be eating?
by Gnarly Goat
Wed Nov 09, 2016 5:41 am
Forum: Election 2016
Topic: Election Results 11/8/2016
Replies: 515
Views: 44244

Re: Election Results 11/8/2016

Volkonski wrote:Trump promised many things to many people.

Now they will expect him to deliver.

What will happen when he can't?
....and with the possible exception of repealing Obamacare he can't deliver a single one of them.
by Gnarly Goat
Wed Nov 09, 2016 5:11 am
Forum: Election 2016
Topic: Election Results 11/8/2016
Replies: 515
Views: 44244

Re: Election Results 11/8/2016

To quote the last words of IWW leader Joe Hill before facing a firing squad in Utah

Don't waste time mourning. Organize.
by Gnarly Goat
Tue Nov 08, 2016 10:53 pm
Forum: Election 2016
Topic: Election Results 11/8/2016
Replies: 515
Views: 44244

Re: Election Results 11/8/2016

Nikkei is off 4.1% and Dow future are down 3.5%. I'm getting sick.
by Gnarly Goat
Tue Nov 08, 2016 10:21 pm
Forum: Election 2016
Topic: Election Results 11/8/2016
Replies: 515
Views: 44244

Re: Election Results 11/8/2016

NBC just called OH for Trump
by Gnarly Goat
Tue Nov 08, 2016 10:04 pm
Forum: Election 2016
Topic: Election Results 11/8/2016
Replies: 515
Views: 44244

Re: Election Results 11/8/2016

NBC calls NM for HRC
by Gnarly Goat
Tue Nov 08, 2016 9:55 pm
Forum: Election 2016
Topic: Election Results 11/8/2016
Replies: 515
Views: 44244

Re: Election Results 11/8/2016

F me. Barbara Comstock kept her seat in VA-10.
by Gnarly Goat
Tue Nov 08, 2016 9:51 pm
Forum: Election 2016
Topic: Election Results 11/8/2016
Replies: 515
Views: 44244

Re: DejaMoo

DejaMoo wrote:NYT is calling it for Trump.
They haven't officially called it but have just flagged it to show he's leading.
by Gnarly Goat
Tue Nov 08, 2016 9:48 pm
Forum: Election 2016
Topic: Election Results 11/8/2016
Replies: 515
Views: 44244

Re: Election Results 11/8/2016

:pray: :cantlook: :pray: :cantlook: :cantlook: :cantlook: Now < 5K vote delta with 86.3% of precincts reporting. < 2.5K @ 88% reporting. Loudoun went for HRC 54%-40%. HRC has narrowly slipped ahead in VA 47.2%-47.05% per the VA Dept of Elections. Still a lot of NoVA to report so she may just eek th...
by Gnarly Goat
Tue Nov 08, 2016 9:44 pm
Forum: Election 2016
Topic: Election Results 11/8/2016
Replies: 515
Views: 44244

Re: Election Results 11/8/2016

Gnarly Goat wrote:
MsDaisy wrote:
Gnarly Goat wrote:VA Department of Elections is reporting HRC is trailing Trump by ~8,500 votes with 85% of precincts reporting.

:pray: :cantlook: :pray: :cantlook: :cantlook: :cantlook:
Now < 5K vote delta with 86.3% of precincts reporting.
< 2.5K @ 88% reporting.

Loudoun went for HRC 54%-40%.
by Gnarly Goat
Tue Nov 08, 2016 9:39 pm
Forum: Election 2016
Topic: Election Results 11/8/2016
Replies: 515
Views: 44244

Re: Election Results 11/8/2016

MsDaisy wrote:
Gnarly Goat wrote:VA Department of Elections is reporting HRC is trailing Trump by ~8,500 votes with 85% of precincts reporting.

:pray: :cantlook: :pray: :cantlook: :cantlook: :cantlook:
Now < 5K vote delta with 86.3% of precincts reporting.
by Gnarly Goat
Tue Nov 08, 2016 9:32 pm
Forum: Election 2016
Topic: Election Results 11/8/2016
Replies: 515
Views: 44244

Re: Election Results 11/8/2016

VA Department of Elections is reporting HRC is trailing Trump by ~8,500 votes with 85% of precincts reporting.
by Gnarly Goat
Tue Nov 08, 2016 9:16 pm
Forum: Election 2016
Topic: Election Results 11/8/2016
Replies: 515
Views: 44244

Re: Election Results 11/8/2016

Going to go read a book for a while.
by Gnarly Goat
Tue Nov 08, 2016 9:13 pm
Forum: Election 2016
Topic: Election Results 11/8/2016
Replies: 515
Views: 44244

Re: Election Results 11/8/2016

kate520 wrote:IIRC, NoVa results always come in last. They are chock-full of voters compared to the rest of the state. And they break blue.
Yes, that is generally correct.
by Gnarly Goat
Tue Nov 08, 2016 8:55 pm
Forum: Election 2016
Topic: Election Results 11/8/2016
Replies: 515
Views: 44244

Re: Election Results 11/8/2016

kate520 wrote:
MsDaisy wrote:
Sterngard Friegen wrote: I contributed one vote in VA today.
Gnarly Goat wrote:NoVa, Richmond, and Tidewater still haven't fully reported.
Me too also, but... :swoon: :pray:
I was surprised to see Loudon County go 59-32 Clinton! I'd call that a good start.
Loudoun's been getter deeper purple for years.
by Gnarly Goat
Tue Nov 08, 2016 8:52 pm
Forum: President & Executive Branch
Topic: #FloridaFloridaFlorida Florida Voting Data for Geeks
Replies: 170
Views: 16872

Re: #FloridaFloridaFlorida Florida Voting Data for Geeks - Obama's Steve Schale

DejaMoo wrote:
Gnarly Goat wrote:
Sterngard Friegen wrote: Gottalink other than Steve Schale?
Looking at the Miami-Dade results via Politico. Can't link from phone.
http://www.politico.com/2016-election/r ... t/florida/
Also too http://results.enr.clarityelections.com ... mmary.html

Shifted back to desktop
by Gnarly Goat
Tue Nov 08, 2016 8:48 pm
Forum: President & Executive Branch
Topic: #FloridaFloridaFlorida Florida Voting Data for Geeks
Replies: 170
Views: 16872

Re: #FloridaFloridaFlorida Florida Voting Data for Geeks - Obama's Steve Schale

Sterngard Friegen wrote:
Gnarly Goat wrote:HRC's Dade numbers are incredible
Gottalink other than Steve Schale?
Looking at the Miami-Dade results via Politico. Can't link from phone.

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