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by wvcbxl
Tue Mar 01, 2016 7:52 am
Forum: Social
Topic: Politics & Current Events
Replies: 28518
Views: 1248811

Re: Politics & Current Events

These aren't small numbers: for fruits, yields are a negligible 3% lower. For oilseed crops, the yield gap is a more significant 11%; for cereals, 26%; and for vegetables, a very significant 33%. Since we're talking numbers: 30-40 % of food in the US gets thrown away. Source It's not like smaller y...
by wvcbxl
Mon Feb 29, 2016 12:01 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: soccer soccer soccer
Replies: 2304
Views: 122535

Re: soccer soccer soccer

by wvcbxl
Mon Feb 29, 2016 9:28 am
Forum: Social
Topic: Politics & Current Events
Replies: 28518
Views: 1248811

Re: Politics & Current Events



Mussolini?
seriously ??? :shock:
by wvcbxl
Sat Feb 27, 2016 1:12 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: soccer soccer soccer
Replies: 2304
Views: 122535

Re: soccer soccer soccer

shnsajax wrote:I think I am happy that Infantino is our new overlord.


I'm just relieved it's not one of the others.
by wvcbxl
Wed Feb 24, 2016 9:42 am
Forum: Social
Topic: Politics & Current Events
Replies: 28518
Views: 1248811

Re: Politics & Current Events

I'll just leave this here.

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by wvcbxl
Wed Feb 24, 2016 8:20 am
Forum: Social
Topic: Politics & Current Events
Replies: 28518
Views: 1248811

Re: Politics & Current Events

Murton's Revenge wrote: scott walker?


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by wvcbxl
Mon Feb 22, 2016 3:12 pm
Forum: Transactions
Topic: Cubs sign Manny Parra
Replies: 9
Views: 1273

Cubs sign Manny Parra



I guess he knows the NL Central quite well?
by wvcbxl
Sun Feb 21, 2016 8:51 am
Forum: Social
Topic: Politics & Current Events
Replies: 28518
Views: 1248811

Re: Politics & Current Events

Sammy Sofa wrote:... with the horrible faces they constantly make...


Someone made a "Trillary" :shock:

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by wvcbxl
Sat Feb 20, 2016 2:19 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: General Chit-Chat thread
Replies: 3230
Views: 194201

Re: General Chit-Chat thread

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Need some energy during very long EU negociations in Brussels? Angela goes for street fries :D
by wvcbxl
Fri Feb 19, 2016 3:55 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: Music Thread 2.0
Replies: 2160
Views: 119236

Re: Music Thread 2.0

treebird wrote:not into the p4k lineup at all

http://www.pitchfork.com/news/63651-pit ... 16-lineup/


By some strange coincidence, I'm seeing Car Seat Headrest next Sunday and Jenny Hval next Friday.
by wvcbxl
Wed Feb 17, 2016 2:58 pm
Forum: Minor Leagues
Topic: Cubs 2016 #2 Prospect
Replies: 11
Views: 1099

Re: Cubs 2016 #2 Prospect

Tim wrote:Should we call this one and move on to #3?


Looks settled, so yeah.
by wvcbxl
Fri Feb 12, 2016 8:31 pm
Forum: Transactions
Topic: Minor signings
Replies: 108
Views: 11922

Re: Minor signings



Never heard of the new guy.
by wvcbxl
Fri Feb 12, 2016 8:21 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: Music Thread 2.0
Replies: 2160
Views: 119236

Re: Music Thread 2.0

Sammy Sofa wrote:How the [expletive] are people still possibly upset over Beyonce at the Super Bowl?


What did she do? Helmet hit?
by wvcbxl
Thu Feb 11, 2016 8:23 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: General Chit-Chat thread
Replies: 3230
Views: 194201

Re: General Chit-Chat thread

Banedon wrote:Florida so crazy....

http://miami.cbslocal.com/2016/02/09/ma ... or-wendys/

A customer at a Wendy’s drive-thru allegedly threw a three-and-a-half foot alligator into the window at one of the restaurant’s Florida locations, according to police.


Well, they released the alligator ...
by wvcbxl
Thu Feb 11, 2016 8:18 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: Music Thread 2.0
Replies: 2160
Views: 119236

Re: Music Thread 2.0

David wrote:
kujay wrote:Lineup for Eaux Claires Part Deux:

http://eauxclaires.com/lineup

Interesting. Probably won't go again.


lmao i've only heard of two of those acts


I've seen a couple.
Haven't seen Shabazz Palaces yet, but would like to.
by wvcbxl
Thu Feb 11, 2016 8:14 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: Politics & Current Events
Replies: 28518
Views: 1248811

Re: Politics & Current Events

Or is it just something youve always had and dont really have a good comparision? This. There's always a debate about what goods/services belong in which category, and an overreaction whenever the highest category gets tweeked 0.5% to match budgetary needs/campaign promises (depending if it's up or...
by wvcbxl
Thu Feb 11, 2016 8:09 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: Music Thread 2.0
Replies: 2160
Views: 119236

Re: Music Thread 2.0

kujay wrote:Interesting.


Indeed.
by wvcbxl
Thu Feb 11, 2016 9:28 am
Forum: Social
Topic: Politics & Current Events
Replies: 28518
Views: 1248811

Re: Politics & Current Events

Thanks for this. I suppose the idea is interesting, and I like hearing about something that would be more efficient than the current system. But it would be nice if the taxes werent perfectly flat, but rather were a little lower on basic goods, and higher on things like electronics, etc. That's the...
by wvcbxl
Sat Feb 06, 2016 2:16 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: soccer soccer soccer
Replies: 2304
Views: 122535

Re: soccer soccer soccer

Man City down 0-3 against Leicester and embarrasing themselves in front of their home crowd.
by wvcbxl
Fri Jan 29, 2016 11:17 am
Forum: Social
Topic: The pie thread: when 3.0 just isn't enough, get some pi
Replies: 77
Views: 4317

Re: The pie thread: when 3.0 just isn't enough, get some pi

You guys must all be sugar addicts.

Yorkshire pie FTW
by wvcbxl
Fri Jan 29, 2016 11:06 am
Forum: Site Suggestions
Topic: Tim's To Do List
Replies: 220
Views: 95188

Re: Tim's To Do List

Tim wrote:So, not a big deal for most people, but it seems like the board doesn't automatically shut down when it gets backed up at 2am (CT) each night.


So that's why it's working now when I log in the morning :D
by wvcbxl
Thu Jan 28, 2016 8:29 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: New Jersey go boom
Replies: 9
Views: 843

Re: New Jersey go boom

Ok, who farted?
by wvcbxl
Thu Jan 28, 2016 8:21 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: Politics & Current Events
Replies: 28518
Views: 1248811

Re: Politics & Current Events

jersey cubs fan wrote:food


FYI the sign on the wall on the right side of the pic points to the entrance to the AB bar/restaurant being around the corner ;-)
by wvcbxl
Thu Jan 28, 2016 6:06 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: Politics & Current Events
Replies: 28518
Views: 1248811

Re: Politics & Current Events

I typically watch a little of the Republican debates to see what crazy [expletive] Trump will say. It seems he called Brussels a "hellhole" a couple of days ago. So the AB (one of the most frequented midsize concert venues in the world) obliged ;-) : https://scontent-fra3-1.xx.fbcdn.net/h...
by wvcbxl
Tue Jan 26, 2016 2:55 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: soccer soccer soccer
Replies: 2304
Views: 122535

Re: soccer soccer soccer

Jelle Van Damme said goodbye to the team and fans at Standard Liège last sunday because he's moving to LA Galaxy.
I thought MLS was done paying old and declining European ex-internationals?

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