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by tek
Tue Sep 17, 2019 6:52 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Horses! and other beloved 'farm' animals
Replies: 366
Views: 24747

Re: Horses! and other beloved 'farm' animals

so, daughter.tek is a Senior Director at a company somewhere. And she really does keep the trains on the tracks and on time. But.. I said I was gonna stop by tomorrow because I needed to do a dump at the hazmat disposal place down the road and figured I'd visit.. ok. I am here until about 12:30 then...
by tek
Tue Sep 17, 2019 4:59 pm
Forum: Congress
Topic: Intelligence/Judiciary Re Impeachment: Public Hearing - 1PM Sept 17 2019; Trump Obstruction; Suborning Perjury
Replies: 29
Views: 575

Re: Intelligence/Judiciary Re Impeachment: Public Hearing - 1PM Sept 17 2019; Trump Obstruction; Suborning Perjury

In the bits and pieces I watched, it seems the GOP side wanted to talk about "collusion".. which is not what this hearing was about.. but Mr. L was perfectly happy to talk about that.. Later on it seemed that Mr. L was a bit more forthcoming.. but not a lot.. I could only watch in small doses. This ...
by tek
Tue Sep 17, 2019 4:57 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: It's a Conspiracy!
Replies: 43
Views: 3404

Re: It's a Conspiracy!

I flew into DIA in its early days.. when the joke was it meant "Doesn't Include Airplanes" ..

Ground transit hadn't been sorted out yet, it took an hour and a half to get to/from downtown Denver.. I should have rented a car.. but it wasn't exactly clear that was working either..
by tek
Tue Sep 17, 2019 1:49 pm
Forum: Congress
Topic: Intelligence/Judiciary Re Impeachment: Public Hearing - 1PM Sept 17 2019; Trump Obstruction; Suborning Perjury
Replies: 29
Views: 575

Re: Intelligence/Judiciary Re Impeachment: Public Hearing - 1PM Sept 17 2019; Trump Obstruction; Suborning Perjury

I don't think this is a particularly good look.. to keep saying that the president says to keep my mouth shut.
by tek
Mon Sep 16, 2019 6:04 pm
Forum: Trump Administration
Topic: Trump - POTUS Tweets and Social Media
Replies: 7962
Views: 347452

Re: Trump - POTUS Tweets and Social Media

Good to know this is what's on his mind as we decide whether to attack Iran.

:brickwallsmall:
by tek
Sun Sep 15, 2019 4:45 pm
Forum: Congress
Topic: Resolution of Inquiry Re Impeachment; Commission to Declare President Incapacitated Re 25th Amendment
Replies: 430
Views: 26206

Re: Resolution of Inquiry Re Impeachment; Commission to Declare President Incapacitated Re 25th Amendment

In the same meeting, another moderate in the room, Rep. Stephanie Murphy (D-Fla.), pointed to alarming polling from the Democrats’ campaign arm, which showed that voters think the party is “prioritizing impeachment over other issues,” according to an internal summary obtained by POLITICO. This is t...
by tek
Sun Sep 15, 2019 4:43 pm
Forum: Trump Administration
Topic: Trump - POTUS Tweets and Social Media
Replies: 7962
Views: 347452

Re: Trump - POTUS Tweets and Social Media

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I keep thinking he can't get more unhinged, and he keeps doing it.. :blackeye:
by tek
Sun Sep 15, 2019 4:32 pm
Forum: Trump Administration
Topic: All the President's golf clubs
Replies: 301
Views: 22223

Re: All the President's golf clubs

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(Appropriately, that projector appears to be mis-threaded..)
by tek
Sun Sep 15, 2019 6:53 am
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Horses! and other beloved 'farm' animals
Replies: 366
Views: 24747

Re: Horses! and other beloved 'farm' animals

After Vice President Mike Pence told a story to House Republicans this week about being bit by champion racing horse American Pharoah
Horses are often good judges of character as well.
by tek
Sat Sep 14, 2019 5:03 pm
Forum: Trump Administration
Topic: President Trump
Replies: 11305
Views: 545180

Re: President Trump

Trump, speaking in Baltimore, says Baltimore has "been destroyed by decades of failed and corrupt rule."

House Republicans respond with tepid applause.
No matter.
All he hears is thundering applause.

Even when he's on the hopper tweeting.
by tek
Sat Sep 14, 2019 4:37 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Hijack this thread
Replies: 26926
Views: 1137513

Re: Hijack this thread

Here's what the Norman Rockwell Museum in Stockbridge thinks of Lana Del Rey’s new album title (paywall, probably) Hey, Lana Del Rey — if you’re reading this, the folks over at the Norman Rockwell Museum, home to the world’s largest collection of the artist’s work, would like to have a quick word w...
by tek
Sat Sep 14, 2019 3:48 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Horses! and other beloved 'farm' animals
Replies: 366
Views: 24747

Re: Horses! and other beloved 'farm' animals

Grandpony figured out how to open his stall door.

Went straight for the muck pile.
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by tek
Sat Sep 14, 2019 3:41 pm
Forum: Trump Administration
Topic: The Spawn of Trump
Replies: 743
Views: 47848

Re: The Spawn of Trump

we are definitely through the looking glass..
by tek
Fri Sep 13, 2019 4:38 pm
Forum: Courts, Law, and Legal Issues
Topic: CREW et al v. Trump; USDC SDNY; Re Emoluments Clause (1)
Replies: 82
Views: 5919

Re: CREW et al v. Trump; USDC SDNY; Re Emoluments Clause (1)

vacated and remanded by the court of appeals (assuming I have the right case):

https://assets.documentcloud.org/docume ... ircuit.pdf
by tek
Fri Sep 13, 2019 12:44 pm
Forum: Other Fringe Groups & Individuals
Topic: "Q" #QAnon "The Storm” "Any Day Now" 8Chan - Conspiracy Theories For Dummies
Replies: 1467
Views: 86578

Re: "Q" #QAnon "The Storm” "Any Day Now" 8Chan - Conspiracy Theories For Dummies

I know we're not dealing with the brightest bulbs on the circuit here, but for completeness.. What Happens to Steel During a Fire? Physical and material property changes occur within the structural steel framing during a fire event. Thermal elongation, strength reduction, and a reduction in stiffne...
by tek
Fri Sep 13, 2019 5:43 am
Forum: ► ► Breaking News ◄ ◄
Topic: Weather Alerts
Replies: 5342
Views: 228351

Re: Weather Alerts

Great. ms.tek is driving from VA to the palm beach FL area Sunday. If this holds it's gonna be a rough drive down the east coast of FL..
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by tek
Thu Sep 12, 2019 5:51 pm
Forum: General Politics
Topic: Andrew McCabe
Replies: 67
Views: 3979

Re: Andrew McCabe

bob wrote:
Thu Sep 12, 2019 5:46 pm
The tea leaves suggest that, if McCabe is indicted, it'll be for lying (and obstruction of justice) -- and not the underlying "crimes."
Huh!
I wonder who else has been lying and obstructing justice?
by tek
Thu Sep 12, 2019 5:23 am
Forum: Trump Administration
Topic: The Fractally Clueless White House
Replies: 842
Views: 53688

Re: The Fractally Clueless White House

IANAL; how does the Federal Government have any say at all in the (re)location of the homeless?
by tek
Thu Sep 12, 2019 5:20 am
Forum: Science & Technology
Topic: JUUL, iQOS and E-Cigarettes
Replies: 19
Views: 568

Re: JUUL, iQOS and E-Cigarettes

Orlylicious wrote:
Wed Sep 11, 2019 6:28 pm


Now schools are installing a $1000 per unit product, tax dollars at work.




same as it ever was ;)
by tek
Wed Sep 11, 2019 5:37 pm
Forum: Science & Technology
Topic: JUUL, iQOS and E-Cigarettes
Replies: 19
Views: 568

Re: JUUL, iQOS and E-Cigarettes

in Massachusetts: On September 11, 2019, Commissioner Bharel declared possible cases of unexplained e-cigarette or vaping-associated pulmonary disease reportable to the Massachusetts Department of Public Health pursuant to 105 CMR 300.150. https://www.mass.gov/clinical-advisory/mandatory-reporting-o...
by tek
Wed Sep 11, 2019 9:36 am
Forum: Trump Administration
Topic: All the President's golf clubs
Replies: 301
Views: 22223

Re: All the President's golf clubs

google maps seems to say that all the restaurants near Turnberry are part of Trump Turnberry.

There are plenty of independent restaurants and hotels within 5 miles of Prestwick.
by tek
Wed Sep 11, 2019 6:06 am
Forum: ► ► Breaking News ◄ ◄
Topic: Train Wreck - Train Derailment
Replies: 567
Views: 35595

Re: Train Wreck - Train Derailment

Around 12:45 p.m., approximately 14 rail cars derailed in Union Pacific's Dupo Yard near Carondelet Avenue between Main and Adams Road. No injuries have been reported. At the time of the derailment, a train was being built for departure; however, the exact cause remains under investigation. As a re...

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