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by Tim
Mon Sep 21, 2020 3:38 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Week 2: NY Giants @ Chicago BEARS Home Opener
Replies: 151
Views: 2481

Re: Week 2: NY Giants @ Chicago BEARS Home Opener

fwiw - the perception of Mitch's performance is probably a lot higher if Miller didn't blow the catches on two well thrown balls. The one on the sideline in the fourth quarter changed things a lot. If that drive is kept alive, we don't punt from the 40 yd line and they don't have the ball to march 9...
by Tim
Sun Sep 20, 2020 6:56 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Week 2: NY Giants @ Chicago BEARS Home Opener
Replies: 151
Views: 2481

Re: Week 2: NY Giants @ Chicago BEARS Home Opener

Miller should have caught that pass
by Tim
Sun Sep 20, 2020 6:17 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Week 2: NY Giants @ Chicago BEARS Home Opener
Replies: 151
Views: 2481

Re: Week 2: NY Giants @ Chicago BEARS Home Opener

Mitch looked pretty good on that drive.
by Tim
Mon Sep 14, 2020 4:25 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: Technology Chit-Chat
Replies: 1067
Views: 103086

Re: Technology Chit-Chat

Last I checked, mac keyboards are still missing one of the backspace / delete keys. Has this finally been corrected 30+ years later?
by Tim
Mon Sep 14, 2020 3:17 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: Technology Chit-Chat
Replies: 1067
Views: 103086

Re: Technology Chit-Chat

I'll never understand the desire to live without a backspace button. Makes no sense to me.
by Tim
Mon Sep 14, 2020 12:36 am
Forum: Social
Topic: Movie Thread 2: The Sequel
Replies: 4779
Views: 404243

Re: Movie Thread 2: The Sequel

For some reason, it's super irritating to me when horror gets lumped into "genre" books/movies with SciFi.
by Tim
Sun Sep 13, 2020 2:35 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: Technology Chit-Chat
Replies: 1067
Views: 103086

Re: Technology Chit-Chat

Apple makes great hardware, but I personally find their software awful. It works great for most of the people I know, but I just can't stand some of the choices they make. But that's pretty much of a matter of personal choice to me. What I truly hate about Apple is that they became that which they o...
by Tim
Sat Sep 12, 2020 12:27 am
Forum: Social
Topic: CDC Info on COVID-19 (Corona virus)
Replies: 3188
Views: 121154

Re: CDC Info on COVID-19 (Corona virus)

That play was stupid.

-- eta

I swear I was in the game thread.
by Tim
Thu Sep 10, 2020 3:42 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: Game of Thrones
Replies: 3472
Views: 190782

Re: Game of Thrones

wvcbxl wrote:
Banedon wrote:Diana Rigg aka Olenna Tyrell died.


I remember her as Emma Peel (showing just how old I am)

That show was great.
by Tim
Sun Sep 06, 2020 3:37 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: College Football - Weeks 1 and 2 (Sept. 5-12)
Replies: 22
Views: 794

Re: College Football - Weeks 1 and 2 (Sept. 5-12)

SouthSideRyan wrote:You went to watch a bad Mississippi team instead of watching the Cubs win the NL?

Not sure where that falls on the David at Kanye concert scale

Well...the Kanye thing has aged particularly badly.
by Tim
Thu Sep 03, 2020 3:21 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: CDC Info on COVID-19 (Corona virus)
Replies: 3188
Views: 121154

Re: CDC Info on COVID-19 (Corona virus)

Well, we now have our first COVID death linked to the Sturgis biker rally. Won’t be our last i mean, yeah, but it seems like, if anything, that clownshow is a good example of how safe being outdoors is. i think it was 260 confirmed cases or so? out of 400k people there over a few days, and you know...
by Tim
Mon Aug 31, 2020 4:51 pm
Forum: Cubs Discussions
Topic: It's HAPPening!
Replies: 162
Views: 24183

Re: It's HAPPening!

sneakypower wrote:tops in isolated slg during past calendar year

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Yep, along with Schwarber, Eloy, Soler and even Castellanos.
by Tim
Mon Aug 31, 2020 3:58 pm
Forum: Site Suggestions
Topic: What should I work on next?
Replies: 193
Views: 42367

Re: What should I work on next?

Next time you update the board, Tim...can we get the media embed plugin? It looks like the one that is installed is no longer being updated and is pretty far out of date. https://www.phpbb.com/customise/db/find-contribution/results?keywords=media+embed+plugin&c%5B%5D=36&sc=1 It would requir...
by Tim
Fri Aug 28, 2020 12:34 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: The Politics Thread
Replies: 39356
Views: 2136679

Re: Politics & Current Events

CyHawk_Cub wrote:Saw clips of Ivanka's speech....<vomiting in my mouth>. Her vs. Don Jr. in the GOP presidential primary in 2024 is gonna be lit.

Families as horsefeathers as the Trumps? Who ya got?

--the Manson family

Who else?

Murdochs
by Tim
Sat Aug 22, 2020 7:48 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: College football hindsight season
Replies: 98
Views: 3290

Re: College football hindsight season

Suggesting players are safer under the care of the people who control college football is next level stupidity. Doubling down, eh? Who is safer: Student A: tested 4 times a week and is around actual doctors every single day of the week. If he tests positive he is placed under strict monitored quara...
by Tim
Fri Aug 14, 2020 2:25 am
Forum: Social
Topic: The Politics Thread
Replies: 39356
Views: 2136679

Re: Politics & Current Events

Splendid Splinter wrote:Is there a reason why he won't bring it up to the floor because it won't pass anyway?

He doesn't want the GOP members to be on record voting against things people like.
by Tim
Tue Aug 11, 2020 8:57 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: The Politics Thread
Replies: 39356
Views: 2136679

Re: Politics & Current Events

JudasIscariotTheBird wrote:
Proven Veteran wrote:Why do you guys like Harris?

I'd rather he hadn't picked a cop, but she's probably the smartest prospective VP in my life time...that I can remember.

Well, Cheney was more evil than stupid. But your point probably still stands.
by Tim
Tue Aug 11, 2020 1:25 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: Should we talk about the weather? (Hi-hi-hi!)
Replies: 461
Views: 61265

Re: Should we talk about the weather? (Hi-hi-hi!)

NWS confirmed a tornado in Rogers Park.

https://wgntv.com/news/chicago-news/nat ... out-power/
by Tim
Wed Jul 29, 2020 1:44 am
Forum: General Baseball Discussion
Topic: #NotAllPitchers
Replies: 886
Views: 128267

Re: #NotAllPitchers

Lindblom came out of the Brewers start today with an injury, too.
by Tim
Sun Jul 26, 2020 9:09 pm
Forum: Transactions
Topic: Bye Robel
Replies: 7
Views: 923

Re: Bye Robel

Really hoped we would hold on to him. Oh well. Now he'll hit 5 homers against us later this season. The Reds have claimed infielder Robel García off waivers from the Cubs, according to Mark Sheldon of MLB.com. García had been designated for assignment by the Cubs on Thursday. He has been optioned a...
by Tim
Sun Jul 26, 2020 3:18 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: CDC Info on COVID-19 (Corona virus)
Replies: 3188
Views: 121154

Re: CDC Info on COVID-19 (Corona virus)

In other news...my wife's assistant tested positive a few days ago. Waiting on my wife's result now.
by Tim
Sun Jul 26, 2020 3:57 am
Forum: Social
Topic: CDC Info on COVID-19 (Corona virus)
Replies: 3188
Views: 121154

Re: CDC Info on COVID-19 (Corona virus)

Sammy Sofa wrote:Depends on the model.

There are models that have us over 200k by 9/1.

https://projects.fivethirtyeight.com/co ... id=rrpromo
by Tim
Fri Jul 24, 2020 4:23 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: CDC Info on COVID-19 (Corona virus)
Replies: 3188
Views: 121154

Re: CDC Info on COVID-19 (Corona virus)

Treatments keep getting better and better. Public behavior is so much different now. Personally, I don't think even the most "MUH FREEDOMS!!!!" places will just continue as is as they get smacked in the face by an outbreak. I'd take the under. To get to 200k, we need to average a little o...
by Tim
Thu Jul 23, 2020 7:50 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: NFL’s attempted season
Replies: 41
Views: 2093

Re: NFL’s attempted season

I only want the Sentinels if they use the robots from Days of Future Past as the logo
by Tim
Thu Jul 23, 2020 2:03 pm
Forum: Site Suggestions
Topic: Tweets not loading
Replies: 13
Views: 2684

Re: Tweets not loading

Given that the embed code calls for a particular tweet, I'm not sure there's anything from this site that can be done about that.

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