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Re: The Strange and Interesting Thread
« Reply #975 on: March 09, 2019, 04:22:09 AM »
Model with prominent eyebrows aims to change beauty standards by refusing to conform
https://www.foxnews.com/lifestyle/model-starts-beauty-revolution-by-refusing-to-conform

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« Reply #976 on: March 11, 2019, 07:39:58 PM »
Tinder date allegedly sends woman list of improvements after first date: ‘Just so I’m not embarrassed to be seen with you’
https://www.foxnews.com/lifestyle/tinder-date-allegedly-sends-woman-list-of-improvements-after-first-date-just-so-im-not-embarrassed-to-be-seen-with-you

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« Reply #977 on: April 02, 2019, 07:40:24 PM »
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« Reply #978 on: April 03, 2019, 08:22:20 PM »
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« Reply #979 on: April 10, 2019, 12:54:53 PM »
https://eventhorizontelescope.org/

"The image shows a bright ring formed as light bends in the intense gravity around a black hole that is 6.5 billion times more massive than the Sun."

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« Reply #980 on: April 10, 2019, 06:41:10 PM »
I almost posted an article this morning but that video is better than any mainstream media outlet.

It's very cool. Rotten tomatoes has already reported a ratings increase for the movie interstellar.  ;)
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« Reply #981 on: April 11, 2019, 04:51:00 AM »
Small dog euthanized after being sexually assaulted, man gets 60 days in jail
https://www.foxnews.com/us/dog-euthanized-after-being-sexually-assaulted-man-gets-60-days-in-jail

BTW - I have not seen 2D in awhile.
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« Reply #982 on: April 11, 2019, 07:49:17 AM »
Black hole picture zoomed out
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« Reply #984 on: April 22, 2019, 04:59:24 AM »
That is why I don't do plumbing.  :lolsign:

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« Reply #985 on: April 22, 2019, 03:31:41 PM »
How do you not know how and where to turn your water off? Not all on the plumber.

I lost it when the shop vac started leaking

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« Reply #986 on: April 22, 2019, 07:47:33 PM »
How do you not know how and where to turn your water off? Not all on the plumber.

Agreed. Reportedly the cheaply-built apt. complex only had a single shut-off valve for the entire building, and it was behind a locked door. (And the on-site manager either didn't have the key, or needed some sort of permission from the management company?)


I lost it when the shop vac started leaking

Indeed  :dohdohdoh:



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« Reply #987 on: April 23, 2019, 06:58:23 AM »
Dang. When I lived in a similarly cheaply-built complex there was still a ball valve to shut everything off.

After having well water for over 2 years I doubt I'll go back to county/city water ever. Reverse osmosis plus a water softener is all ya need. Very little maintenance.
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« Reply #988 on: April 25, 2019, 10:16:02 PM »

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« Reply #989 on: April 26, 2019, 08:55:31 AM »
Wow, what an idiot. You have to use organic piss.  :dohdohdoh:
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