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by AnotherFairportfan
Mon Nov 23, 2020 3:15 am
Forum: Daily Wapsi Square Discussion
Topic: Worry Dolls 2020-11-23
Replies: 5
Views: 51

Re: Worry Dolls 2020-11-23

i miss "Punch and Pie"
by AnotherFairportfan
Sun Nov 22, 2020 9:54 pm
Forum: Daily Wapsi Square Discussion
Topic: Worry Dolls 2020-11-23
Replies: 5
Views: 51

Re: Worry Dolls 2020-11-23

What IS she?

Some kind of demon, 'twould appear ... but what kind?
by AnotherFairportfan
Thu Nov 19, 2020 9:26 pm
Forum: The Main Pub Room
Topic: Aricebo radio observatory to be decommisioned
Replies: 9
Views: 79

Re: Aricebo radio observatory to be decommisioned

Dave wrote:
Thu Nov 19, 2020 7:47 pm
57. No wonder it has developed tendinitis and fallen arches.
Well, it's younger than either of my younger brothers.

{Not by a LOT in Jim's case - he turned sixty-one earlier this year...}
by AnotherFairportfan
Thu Nov 19, 2020 7:05 pm
Forum: The Main Pub Room
Topic: Aricebo radio observatory to be decommisioned
Replies: 9
Views: 79

Re: Aricebo radio observatory to be decommisioned

Dave wrote:
Thu Nov 19, 2020 6:33 pm
it looks as if old age and corrosion have caught up with Aricebo, and the structure has deteriorated to the point where there's no safe way to repair it.

https://www.nsf.gov/news/news_summ.jsp?cntn_id=301674
Yeah - it's HOW old?
by AnotherFairportfan
Thu Nov 19, 2020 7:03 pm
Forum: Daily Wapsi Square Discussion
Topic: Wrong Thing 2020-11-19
Replies: 4
Views: 70

Re: Wrong Thing 2020-11-19

jwhouk wrote:
Thu Nov 19, 2020 8:23 am
Yeah. "Property of M. Gorgon."
Actually, the Thousand Li Horse {which is what this is} is an Oriental/Asiatic thing.

The picture of a statue of one i ran with the previous comic is on a hill in Pyongyang...
by AnotherFairportfan
Wed Nov 18, 2020 7:47 pm
Forum: Daily Wapsi Square Discussion
Topic: Totally 2020-11-18
Replies: 3
Views: 70

Re: Totally 2020-11-18

Catawampus wrote:
Wed Nov 18, 2020 2:26 pm
I suppose that hanging out around the chollima stables will help Abbie make great progress in her studies. . .
Considering she's a {para} biology major...
by AnotherFairportfan
Mon Nov 16, 2020 6:11 pm
Forum: The Main Pub Room
Topic: Vote.
Replies: 41
Views: 649

Re: Vote.

That cartoon, BTW, is form 2016 or '18, i forget which.
by AnotherFairportfan
Mon Nov 16, 2020 6:10 pm
Forum: The Main Pub Room
Topic: Vote.
Replies: 41
Views: 649

Re: Vote.

jwhouk wrote:
Mon Nov 16, 2020 10:07 am
If your definition of fraud is "you didn't vote for my guy," then there will always be fraud in elections. But then you will never have a truly democratic election.
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by AnotherFairportfan
Mon Nov 16, 2020 6:05 pm
Forum: The Main Pub Room
Topic: Vote.
Replies: 41
Views: 649

Re: Vote.

We have learned that a lot of people do not understand how U.S. elections are actually conducted. And when you explain it to them, they don't believe you. I don't know if the schools have quit teaching civics, or they were asleep in class, or their parents didn't read or never participated in civic...
by AnotherFairportfan
Mon Nov 16, 2020 1:44 am
Forum: The Main Pub Room
Topic: Vote.
Replies: 41
Views: 649

Re: Vote.

According to the Department of Homeland Security, this was the most secure election in years, if not the most secure EVER.
by AnotherFairportfan
Sun Nov 15, 2020 4:09 pm
Forum: The Main Pub Room
Topic: March 12, 2020 (aka COVID-19 thread)
Replies: 416
Views: 44443

Re: March 12, 2020 (aka COVID-19 thread)

China finds coronavirus on frozen meat, packaging from Latin America, New Zealand [/size][/b] BEIJING (Reuters) - The Chinese city of Jinan said over the weekend it had found coronavirus on beef and tripe and their packaging from Brazil, Bolivia and New Zealand, while two other provincial capitals ...
by AnotherFairportfan
Fri Nov 13, 2020 1:05 pm
Forum: The Main Pub Room
Topic: March 12, 2020 (aka COVID-19 thread)
Replies: 416
Views: 44443

Re: March 12, 2020 (aka COVID-19 thread)

More than 130 Secret Service officers are said to be infected with coronavirus or quarantining in wake of Trump’s campaign travel [/url][/size] More than 130 Secret Service officers who help protect the White House and the president when he travels have recently been ordered to isolate or quarantin...
by AnotherFairportfan
Thu Nov 12, 2020 6:31 pm
Forum: The Main Pub Room
Topic: March 12, 2020 (aka COVID-19 thread)
Replies: 416
Views: 44443

Re: March 12, 2020 (aka COVID-19 thread)

Passenger Tests Positive for COVID-19 Aboard First Caribbean Cruise Since March [/size][/url] A passenger tested positive for COVID-19 Wednesday on SeaDream Yacht Club’s SeaDream 1, the first cruise in the Caribbean since March, sending crew and passengers scrambling to isolate, according to The Po...
by AnotherFairportfan
Thu Nov 12, 2020 6:27 pm
Forum: Daily Wapsi Square Discussion
Topic: What Bikinis Do 2020-11-12
Replies: 16
Views: 253

Re: What Bikinis Do 2020-11-12

My t-shirt from Fairport Convention's 25th Anniversary Cropredy Festival ... which i had kept for twenty-eight years - disappeared in this latest move. Well there's a bit of common ground/field. ( I had assumed the Fairport in your 'name' was a town or team, not that bunch of aging folk rockers.) "...
by AnotherFairportfan
Thu Nov 12, 2020 2:48 pm
Forum: Daily Wapsi Square Discussion
Topic: What Bikinis Do 2020-11-12
Replies: 16
Views: 253

Re: What Bikinis Do 2020-11-12

"Mom! Where did my collection of: First edition comic books / Polly Pockets / Magic the Gathering cards / RatFinks / Grateful Dead Albums / Autographed Rock Star T-Shirts / Baseball card collection / Precious mementos of special events ... go?" "Oh, you're too old for those, so I threw them out!" ....
by AnotherFairportfan
Thu Nov 12, 2020 2:03 pm
Forum: Daily Wapsi Square Discussion
Topic: What To Do 2020-11-11
Replies: 7
Views: 135

Re: What To Do 2020-11-11

Katherine is trying very hard, with every fiber of her being, not to laugh. Having already dealt with one teenage girl, she knows that even though, to her, it is a trivial matter, it is quite serious for her daughter. She and Bryn can have a laugh about it, over a glass of wine, later. I think Kath...
by AnotherFairportfan
Thu Nov 12, 2020 1:56 pm
Forum: The Main Pub Room
Topic: March 12, 2020 (aka COVID-19 thread)
Replies: 416
Views: 44443

Re: March 12, 2020 (aka COVID-19 thread)

Wisconsin’s COVID-19 Cases Grew So Fast It Had to Create a New Category [/size][/b][/url] So many counties in Wisconsin have exceeded the highest classification for COVID-19 case surges that the state’s Department of Health Services was forced to create a whole new category. “Far too many of our co...