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by AnotherFairportfan
Thu Sep 24, 2020 1:56 pm
Forum: Daily Wapsi Square Discussion
Topic: {... cricket ... cricket ...}
Replies: 46
Views: 1835

Re: {... cricket ... cricket ...}

TazManiac wrote:
Thu Sep 24, 2020 6:04 am
'Phives'. (sic)
argh
by AnotherFairportfan
Wed Sep 23, 2020 10:13 pm
Forum: Daily Wapsi Square Discussion
Topic: {... cricket ... cricket ...}
Replies: 46
Views: 1835

Re: {... cricket ... cricket ...}

I get the sx.

what's the relevance of the bad doctor?
by AnotherFairportfan
Mon Sep 21, 2020 2:52 am
Forum: Daily Wapsi Square Discussion
Topic: {... cricket ... cricket ...}
Replies: 46
Views: 1835

Re: {... cricket ... cricket ...}

Eight. “There is a distinct difference between "suspense" and "surprise," and yet many pictures continually confuse the two. I'll explain what I mean. We are now having a very innocent little chat. Let's suppose that there is a bomb underneath this table between us. Nothing happens, and then all of...
by AnotherFairportfan
Thu Sep 17, 2020 1:01 pm
Forum: The Main Pub Room
Topic: March 12, 2020 (aka COVID-19 thread)
Replies: 353
Views: 37335

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

An internal memo from the Federal Emergency Management Agency obtained by ABC News on Wednesday night showed that the current national trend in new cases is only slightly down while the trend in new deaths is way up. There were 261,204 new cases of COVID-19 confirmed in the United States during the...
by AnotherFairportfan
Wed Sep 16, 2020 6:28 pm
Forum: The Audio Room
Topic: Cleaning vinyl
Replies: 4
Views: 474

Re: Cleaning vinyl

I've been acquiring vinyl on and off lately - just got a copy of ex-Bonzo Roger Ruskin Spear's "Electric Shocks" Couple years ago i scored near-mint copies of both of Cathy Chamberlain's "Rag & Roll" albums for like $20 - including shipping. Been looking for them for YEARS; i wish i could remember h...
by AnotherFairportfan
Wed Sep 16, 2020 2:06 pm
Forum: The Main Pub Room
Topic: March 12, 2020 (aka COVID-19 thread)
Replies: 353
Views: 37335

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

New coronavirus cases in the U.S. spiked to more than 52,000 on Tuesday, according to figures from Johns Hopkins University, marking the highest daily number in over a month. The deeply worrying figure was recorded on the same day that President Donald Trump doubled down on his claim that the virus...
by AnotherFairportfan
Mon Sep 14, 2020 8:55 pm
Forum: The Main Pub Room
Topic: More Stuff
Replies: 5704
Views: 1051203

Re: More Stuff

This is a cover i did for an apazine a few years ago - the image is an antineutrino detector which hadn't yet been filled with the working fluid - alkylbenzene. . aunty.jpg . The rows and rows of domes are photodetectors designed to catch the scintillation from anti-neutrino annihilation {The zine w...
by AnotherFairportfan
Mon Sep 14, 2020 8:22 pm
Forum: The Main Pub Room
Topic: March 12, 2020 (aka COVID-19 thread)
Replies: 353
Views: 37335

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

Yep. And close to that level of disparity with countries whose tracking standards i trust.

More than i do ours, actually.
by AnotherFairportfan
Mon Sep 14, 2020 3:14 am
Forum: The Main Pub Room
Topic: March 12, 2020 (aka COVID-19 thread)
Replies: 353
Views: 37335

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

CNN's Jake Tapper abruptly ended an interview with a Trump advisor who refuses repeatedly to give a straight answer to a simple question. As Navarro continued to defend his remarks, Tapper pulled the plug on the interview and reminded viewers that the U.S. contains less than 5% of the world’s popul...
by AnotherFairportfan
Thu Sep 10, 2020 12:38 pm
Forum: The Main Pub Room
Topic: More Stuff
Replies: 5704
Views: 1051203

Re: More Stuff

...or it might be a more-or-less subtle attempt to establish that This Is Not Your World Monkey Boy...
by AnotherFairportfan
Mon Sep 07, 2020 8:53 pm
Forum: The Main Pub Room
Topic: More Stuff
Replies: 5704
Views: 1051203

Re: More Stuff

lake_wrangler wrote:
Mon Sep 07, 2020 12:51 am
Speaking of the beginning of said webcomic, the first thing I noticed when following your link was the subway sign, which said "Côte Verte", when it should have said "Côte Vertu"...
Interesting. I sort of had the impression the author might live in or very near Montreal
by AnotherFairportfan
Sat Sep 05, 2020 10:00 pm
Forum: The Main Pub Room
Topic: More Stuff
Replies: 5704
Views: 1051203

Re: More Stuff

In case you don't know about it, "Shattered Starlight" (set in Montreal} is about a former magical girl who works in the "Cafe le Dead End". https://www.shatteredstarlight.com/wp-content/uploads/star020.jpg Not because she wants to. ===================== VIsualise Bob Parr in the insurance office. O...
by AnotherFairportfan
Tue Sep 01, 2020 11:42 pm
Forum: The Main Pub Room
Topic: March 12, 2020 (aka COVID-19 thread)
Replies: 353
Views: 37335

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

Even Fox’s ‘Hard News’ Shows Don’t Want to Book Trump’s Favorite New COVID Adviser

“It makes no sense to have him on,” a source said of Trump’s newly instated pandemic adviser who critics say lacks needed credibility and expertise
by AnotherFairportfan
Tue Sep 01, 2020 11:34 am
Forum: The Main Pub Room
Topic: March 12, 2020 (aka COVID-19 thread)
Replies: 353
Views: 37335

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

Trump’s Latest Excuse: COVID-19 Only Counts When It Kills The Perfectly Healthy [/size][/b] After Trump retweeted a QAnon falsehood about the CDC, COVID-19 and preexisting conditions, it became the party line. Hours before the United States surpassed 6 million coronavirus cases and reached a death ...
by AnotherFairportfan
Tue Sep 01, 2020 12:15 am
Forum: The Main Pub Room
Topic: March 12, 2020 (aka COVID-19 thread)
Replies: 353
Views: 37335

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

never mind.
by AnotherFairportfan
Mon Aug 31, 2020 5:42 pm
Forum: The Main Pub Room
Topic: March 12, 2020 (aka COVID-19 thread)
Replies: 353
Views: 37335

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

Pretty much irrelevant - the real metric is excess mortality. We have something like 200,000 "excess deaths" over what historically-based statistics say we should have had this year. https://www.sciencealert.com/images/2020-08/processed/excess_deaths_graph_the_conversation_cover_1024.jpg Those peopl...
by AnotherFairportfan
Mon Aug 31, 2020 1:56 am
Forum: The Main Pub Room
Topic: March 12, 2020 (aka COVID-19 thread)
Replies: 353
Views: 37335

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

Has anybody noticed that the recent CDC numbers indicate that the actual covid deaths in this country is 9K, not 170K? Just thought I'd ask... the big media isn't covering it very well... let me know if this stirs a memory for you... Actually, no i haven't - got a link? Main hinky thing i've notice...
by AnotherFairportfan
Thu Aug 27, 2020 10:26 pm
Forum: Daily Wapsi Square Discussion
Topic: {... cricket ... cricket ...}
Replies: 46
Views: 1835

Re: {... cricket ... cricket ...}

Drakkenmensch wrote:
Thu Aug 27, 2020 7:29 pm
(distant awoos)
I'm torn between pointing out the castle an heading to Lee Ho Fouk's in Soho...