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by wvcbxl
Tue Nov 07, 2017 1:17 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: Guess what an idiot with a gun did this time
Replies: 2334
Views: 117310

Re: Guess what an idiot with a gun did this time

America's gun culture in 10 charts from BBC News.

Note: Switzerland used to have their conscripts keep their firearm at home after active service - that explains their rank on the gun ownership chart. However, that was never the case in Finland.
by wvcbxl
Thu Nov 02, 2017 2:18 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: Politics & Current Events
Replies: 26425
Views: 1078720

Re: Politics & Current Events

by wvcbxl
Wed Nov 01, 2017 6:54 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: General Chit-Chat thread
Replies: 2946
Views: 159589

Re: General Chit-Chat thread

Sammy Sofa wrote:That map is horsefeathering great and makes me proud to be an American, you lousy candy Nazis.


Y'all need some serious education about chocolate. :cool:
by wvcbxl
Wed Nov 01, 2017 5:42 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: Truck runs over bikers in Manhattan
Replies: 4
Views: 625

Re: Truck runs over bikers in Manhattan

UMFan83 wrote:8 dead


One Belgian women dead, two more fellow Belgians in critical condition.
FFS
by wvcbxl
Tue Oct 24, 2017 6:22 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: Politics & Current Events
Replies: 26425
Views: 1078720

Re: Politics & Current Events

Democrats need to start yelling why isn’t Trump implementing sanctions on Russia. Every TV spot no matter what the topic should start with that. Senator Schumer what do you think will happen with tax cuts? That’s a good question Wolf, but I want to know why the Trump Administration is refusing to i...
by wvcbxl
Mon Oct 23, 2017 6:51 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: soccer soccer soccer
Replies: 2279
Views: 108197

Re: soccer soccer soccer

those crazy belgish are at it again https://twitter.com/Deadspin/status/922492575533199360 Deadspin only got it half right - what really happened is even more ridiculous. There seems to have been a meeting by various Euro-hooligans (80 Dutch from The Hague, 30 French from Lille, and a handful from ...
by wvcbxl
Tue Oct 17, 2017 9:15 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: Politics & Current Events
Replies: 26425
Views: 1078720

Re: Politics & Current Events

TruffleShuffle wrote:this is so horsefeathering pathetic.



kelly is trump's chief of staff. his son was killed in afghanistan in 2010.




I guess the invite was by mail.
by wvcbxl
Thu Oct 12, 2017 1:46 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: Politics & Current Events
Replies: 26425
Views: 1078720

Re: Politics & Current Events

The US is pulling out of the UN's cultural organisation Unesco

Note to self: must record tomorrow's "Have I Got News For You" on BBC1 and "Mock The Week" on BBC2 :lol:
by wvcbxl
Wed Oct 11, 2017 8:33 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: soccer soccer soccer
Replies: 2279
Views: 108197

Re: soccer soccer soccer

wolf stansson wrote:Tim Howard's last game


As a Bruges fan, I'd like to suggest Ethan Horvath. He's close to being ready (needs more work on his timing on high crosses, but is already a fantastic goalline keeper).
by wvcbxl
Tue Oct 03, 2017 7:59 pm
Forum: Cubs Discussions
Topic: How many teams in each league should make the playoffs?
Replies: 94
Views: 4292

Re: How many teams in each league should make the playoffs?

The correct answer to the question in the title is none in the AL and the Cubs in the NL. O:)
by wvcbxl
Mon Oct 02, 2017 9:24 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: Active Shooter(s) at the Las Vegas Strip
Replies: 128
Views: 8156

Re: Active Shooter(s) at the Las Vegas Strip

Nailed it:
by wvcbxl
Fri Sep 29, 2017 5:57 pm
Forum: Cubs Discussions
Topic: Discuss NLDS vs. Dusty Baker's Nationals
Replies: 296
Views: 17212

Re: Discuss NLDS vs. Dusty Baker's Nationals

biittner77 wrote:Ever been to Nationals park before?


I have, and kinda liked the place. 8-)
by wvcbxl
Thu Sep 28, 2017 7:22 pm
Forum: Cubs Discussions
Topic: General Cubs Chit-Chat
Replies: 5333
Views: 352250

Re: General Cubs Chit-Chat

ConstableRabbit wrote:Back2Banks and their incredible 3-team trades where the Cubs traded nothing and ended up with Brian Roberts.


The Brian Roberts trade thread was epic.
by wvcbxl
Tue Sep 26, 2017 6:29 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: Politics & Current Events
Replies: 26425
Views: 1078720

Re: Politics & Current Events

NOLA wrote:You can love your country AND be angry at it at the same time.


In most functioning democracies, this position is held by just under half of the population. :wink:
by wvcbxl
Fri Sep 22, 2017 4:59 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: General Chit-Chat thread
Replies: 2946
Views: 159589

Re: General Chit-Chat thread



=D>
by wvcbxl
Wed Sep 20, 2017 5:34 pm
Forum: Cubs Discussions
Topic: Why Was z Montgomery Taken out So Soon?
Replies: 19
Views: 1436

Re: Why Was z Montgomery Taken out So Soon?

Garapp wrote:I left my tv room a few minutes and saw they took out Montgomery despite a low pitch count and 1 hit.


So you can see through walls.
Good for you.
by wvcbxl
Mon Sep 04, 2017 12:32 pm
Forum: Minor Leagues
Topic: Minor League Discussion & Boxes, 9-4-17
Replies: 10
Views: 1206

Re: Minor League Discussion & Boxes, 9-4-17

Very good job all season long - thanks a lot, Raisin !
by wvcbxl
Thu Jul 27, 2017 12:59 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: Politics & Current Events
Replies: 26425
Views: 1078720

Re: Politics & Current Events

Derwood wrote:So the person who leaked Scaramucci's financial info was....Reince Priebus?

This is getting delicious


It's very hard to "leak" information that is public anyway.
Merriam-Webster will probably go with "disclosure" as #WordOfTheDay.
by wvcbxl
Wed Jul 26, 2017 2:24 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: Politics & Current Events
Replies: 26425
Views: 1078720

Re: Politics & Current Events

CyHawk_Cub wrote:**"my Generals"**


Recep Tayyip Erdoğan approves.
by wvcbxl
Tue Jul 25, 2017 2:17 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: Happy birthday, Tim!
Replies: 30
Views: 1297

Re: Happy birthday, Tim!

Happy Birthday, young man. 8-)
by wvcbxl
Tue Jul 25, 2017 9:19 am
Forum: Social
Topic: Politics & Current Events
Replies: 26425
Views: 1078720

Re: Politics & Current Events



Pardon that! :lol:

The comments are glorious.
by wvcbxl
Thu Jul 13, 2017 10:11 am
Forum: Social
Topic: Politics & Current Events
Replies: 26425
Views: 1078720

Re: Politics & Current Events

by wvcbxl
Sun Jul 09, 2017 6:58 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: Politics & Current Events
Replies: 26425
Views: 1078720

Re: Politics & Current Events

CubinNY wrote:
CyHawk_Cub wrote:https://twitter.com/InsidersABC/status/883829926993862656

Well at least the rest of the world is no longer laughing at us.


Having the Aussies take you down always induces sympathy.
by wvcbxl
Mon Jul 03, 2017 4:28 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: Music Thread 2.0
Replies: 2134
Views: 104701

Re: Music Thread 2.0

Not sure this link will work in the US, but the Radiohead gig at Werchter last Thursday can be viewed in full untill the end of this week via RWtv
by wvcbxl
Mon Jul 03, 2017 9:27 am
Forum: Social
Topic: Politics & Current Events
Replies: 26425
Views: 1078720

Re: Politics & Current Events

Last week, the German parliament took a vote on allowing same sex marriages.
Angela Merkel voted against the proposal.
All six muslim representatives (one of them a woman in Merkel's own party) voted for the proposal.

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