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by Tim
Fri May 01, 2020 3:07 am
Forum: Social
Topic: CDC Info on COVID-19 (Corona virus)
Replies: 3213
Views: 123679

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

Well the economic fallout of this has impacted me. Just laid off this afternoon. Scared to enter a historically awful job market like this but I’ll find a way to survive. Just sucks what's your career? sorry to hear this IT software sales. Sales jobs are usually not difficult to get in a normal mar...
by Tim
Thu Apr 30, 2020 1:36 am
Forum: Social
Topic: General Chit-Chat thread
Replies: 3742
Views: 346433

Re: General Chit-Chat thread

Rob wrote:I am, once again, a father. Daughter #2 was born at 2:44 AM on April 23rd. Her name is Audrey. Her and her mother are healthy. And our two year old is thrilled about her new baby sister.

Congrats!
by Tim
Wed Apr 29, 2020 8:19 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: Small business owners thread
Replies: 88
Views: 6379

Re: Small business owners thread

The Logan wrote:If you want an accountability list of all the publicly traded companies that took PPP loan money, here's a website dedicated to exactly that:

https://www.trumpbailouts.org/

I'm not sure I want to rage that much.
by Tim
Wed Apr 29, 2020 5:47 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: Small business owners thread
Replies: 88
Views: 6379

Re: Small business owners thread

I still haven't heard squat on the EIDL advance. I applied 4/1. April fools? Are you talking about the loan or the $10K grant up front? I finally got my ($1K) grant a few days ago after applying at the end of March. Hopefully they're getting caught up. I haven't heard anything about the loan portio...
by Tim
Tue Apr 28, 2020 7:55 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: Small business owners thread
Replies: 88
Views: 6379

Re: Small business owners thread

I still haven't heard squat on the EIDL advance. I applied 4/1. April fools? Are you talking about the loan or the $10K grant up front? I finally got my ($1K) grant a few days ago after applying at the end of March. Hopefully they're getting caught up. I haven't heard anything about the loan portio...
by Tim
Tue Apr 28, 2020 2:49 am
Forum: Social
Topic: Small business owners thread
Replies: 88
Views: 6379

Re: Small business owners thread

They did, but they also gave it back from what I've read. It's just amazing how easy all these big/profitable/etc. companies are able to apply/accept/receive/etc. from these loans. I wish these companies would have some common sense and be like "other ppl need this more than we do" instea...
by Tim
Tue Apr 28, 2020 1:55 am
Forum: Social
Topic: Small business owners thread
Replies: 88
Views: 6379

Re: Small business owners thread

The mother horsefeathering Lakers got a PPP loan. Meanwhile, I'm still waiting on further word and have received no funding. The horsefeathering Lakers. They did, but they also gave it back from what I've read. It's just amazing how easy all these big/profitable/etc. companies are able to apply/acc...
by Tim
Tue Apr 28, 2020 1:32 am
Forum: Social
Topic: Small business owners thread
Replies: 88
Views: 6379

Re: Small business owners thread

The mother horsefeathering Lakers got a PPP loan. Meanwhile, I'm still waiting on further word and have received no funding.

The horsefeathering Lakers.
by Tim
Mon Apr 27, 2020 8:46 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Chicago Bears offseason
Replies: 922
Views: 43891

Re: Chicago Bears offseason

The last couple years, they had some really interesting NDFA. How is this year's batch?
by Tim
Sat Apr 25, 2020 9:53 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Chicago Bears offseason
Replies: 922
Views: 43891

Re: Chicago Bears offseason

Back to back guards. I guess that's how you get "plenty" of OL help late in the draft.
by Tim
Sat Apr 25, 2020 9:44 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Chicago Bears offseason
Replies: 922
Views: 43891

Re: Chicago Bears offseason

I think you guys are going way too binary with the hit/miss thing.
by Tim
Sat Apr 25, 2020 12:09 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Chicago Bears offseason
Replies: 922
Views: 43891

Re: Chicago Bears offseason

Based on projections, couldn't they have traded down from 43 and still gotten Kmet?

I mean, I guess someone has to be willing to trade.
by Tim
Fri Apr 24, 2020 8:23 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: Small business owners thread
Replies: 88
Views: 6379

Re: Small business owners thread

I finally got my $1k. I still haven't heard anything further about the PPP.
by Tim
Fri Apr 24, 2020 4:26 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: The Politics Thread
Replies: 39553
Views: 2148109

Re: Politics & Current Events

Ding Dong Johnson wrote:That good ol' states rights chestnut.

Oh, come on. It was absolutely about states rights.

States rights to have slavery, that is.
by Tim
Wed Apr 22, 2020 4:46 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: The Politics Thread
Replies: 39553
Views: 2148109

Re: Politics & Current Events

so im going to ask a question that is probably dumb, but this is a safe space (lol). Am I out of line to be annoyed that they're just pouring money into the PPP when there's no talk (that I've heard) of additional money going directly to people beyond the 1200 bucks that's supposed to last ten week...
by Tim
Wed Apr 22, 2020 3:38 pm
Forum: Site Suggestions
Topic: Tweets not loading
Replies: 13
Views: 2724

Re: Tweets not loading

i've noticed that happen to me before if im browsing on a computer that's not logged into a twitter account That doesn't seem to be the problem. I can click on the "Loading tweet" link and see the tweet on Twitter (where I'm logged in) Maybe twitter is just angry with you for bagging on i...
by Tim
Wed Apr 22, 2020 1:53 am
Forum: Social
Topic: Better Call Saul (Again)
Replies: 806
Views: 69026

Re: Better Call Saul (Again)

horsefeathers me. How much longer do I have to wait now?!?
by Tim
Wed Apr 22, 2020 12:17 am
Forum: Social
Topic: The Politics Thread
Replies: 39553
Views: 2148109

Re: Politics & Current Events

so im going to ask a question that is probably dumb, but this is a safe space (lol). Am I out of line to be annoyed that they're just pouring money into the PPP when there's no talk (that I've heard) of additional money going directly to people beyond the 1200 bucks that's supposed to last ten week...
by Tim
Mon Apr 20, 2020 11:00 pm
Forum: Cubs Discussions
Topic: Who's Your Top Favorite Cubs from Your Lifetime?
Replies: 49
Views: 2219

Re: Who's Your Top Favorite Cubs from Your Lifetime?

Coulda been Corey. :(
by Tim
Mon Apr 20, 2020 8:46 pm
Forum: Cubs Discussions
Topic: Who's Your Top Favorite Cubs from Your Lifetime?
Replies: 49
Views: 2219

Re: Who's Your Top Favorite Cubs from Your Lifetime?

Backtobanks wrote:Since I'm an old-timer:

Banks
Santo
Williams
Dawson
Sandberg
Maddux
Jenkins
Buckner
Ramirez
Wood
Sosa
Grace

<checks list>Not a single player from the greatest stretch of Cubs baseball ever who was either developed or acquired under Theo.</checks list>

Yep, checks out.
by Tim
Mon Apr 20, 2020 2:28 pm
Forum: Cubs Discussions
Topic: Who's Your Top Favorite Cubs from Your Lifetime?
Replies: 49
Views: 2219

Re: Who's Your Top Favorite Cubs from Your Lifetime?

Bill Buckner - my favorite player when I was a kid
Javy - absolutely the most fun Cub player ever

After that it gets really hard.
by Tim
Mon Apr 20, 2020 2:24 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: Small business owners thread
Replies: 88
Views: 6379

Re: Small business owners thread

From what my CPA told me, I can't use the PPP to recoup what I continued giving my employee when we shut down on March 16. It can only be used for the 8 week period after you receive it. Yep - it's pretty much a mess. Shake Shack is responding to negative publicity about them getting a PPP loan by ...
by Tim
Sun Apr 19, 2020 6:28 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: Feel good news thread
Replies: 61
Views: 6366

Re: Feel good news thread

SeldomSeen wrote:My daughter, who was born 9 weeks early at the end of December, is finally off of oxygen and doing great. Having a preemie with underdeveloped lungs during a global pandemic has been... terrifying.

Very glad to hear she's doing better!
by Tim
Sun Apr 19, 2020 6:27 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: General Chit-Chat thread
Replies: 3742
Views: 346433

Re: General Chit-Chat thread

vance_the_cubs_fan wrote:Hi guys! Long time, no see!

Good to see you're safe!

We should create a check-in thread so that all the long timers who only occasionally visit can let us know they're alive.
by Tim
Sat Apr 18, 2020 10:15 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: Small business owners thread
Replies: 88
Views: 6379

Re: Small business owners thread

I had a customer pay an invoice for the first time in a month today. So that was nice.

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