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    5-19-22, 9:45pm
    It's kind of sad that you're just phoning it in now. Try harder. Or as Melania would say "be best."
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    5-19-22, 9:26pm
    Last night I watched the second half of the Nova show about the asteroid that killed the dinosaurs. At the end they tossed off a statistic that made...
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    5-19-22, 12:31am
    jp1 replied to a thread Conavirus...... in Health & Health Care
    At least a ukraine flag in your profile pic would indicate that you understand the concept of empathy. Not only can't you bother that but you mock...
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    5-18-22, 9:55pm
    jp1 replied to a thread Whiney Whine in Simple Public Policy
    I hear that north Korea’s currently a great hotspot for covid deniers to vacation. Look forward to hearing your travelogue of your maskless visit....
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    5-18-22, 10:42am
    jp1 replied to a thread Conavirus...... in Health & Health Care
    Feel free to share with us even just one post where you've expressed any sort of empathy. You don't care that a million americans have died of covid...
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    5-18-22, 6:43am
    jp1 replied to a thread Conavirus...... in Health & Health Care
    That may be true for the shooter but the pandemic seems to have also radicalized people who continued to leave their home every day for work. In some...
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    5-17-22, 10:16pm
    jp1 replied to a thread What's for dinner? in Food & Recipes
    Lol. That sounds about like my effort at making chicken empanadas. It took forever and they ended up being semi-flavorless (I made a sriracha Mayo...
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    5-17-22, 10:10pm
    jp1 replied to a thread Conavirus...... in Health & Health Care
    And diabetes. Apparently people who’ve had covid get it at a higher rate than expected. As someone with a significant family history of diabetes I...
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    5-17-22, 9:32pm
    The thing I hate about the treasurydirect website is that absurd "use the virtual keyboard to enter your password" thing. What a great way to...
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    5-17-22, 9:11pm
    jp1 replied to a thread Conavirus...... in Health & Health Care
    I’ve also not heard of the flu killing 300-400 Americans/week year in and year out. But sure, the covid deniers must be right. They ‘did the...
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    5-17-22, 8:33pm
    jp1 replied to a thread Conavirus...... in Health & Health Care
    The horror. People wanting to not unwittingly transmit a deadly disease to another person!
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    5-17-22, 10:38am
    jp1 replied to a thread Conavirus...... in Health & Health Care
    That's what the death rate was in countries where the healthcare systems couldn't handle surges earlier in the pandemic, like Italy's first wave. ...
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    5-17-22, 5:41am
    jp1 replied to a thread Conavirus...... in Health & Health Care
    Sure. With 5-10% of the population dying in the process. I realize that doesn’t matter to you but for most of the rest of us it kind of does.
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    5-16-22, 10:04pm
    jp1 replied to a thread Conavirus...... in Health & Health Care
    And in an unrelated note, for the people here who aren’t covid hoaxers, you can now order your third and fourth batch of federal government home...
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    5-16-22, 9:49pm
    That's something I'd not thought of but certainly makes sense. Banks, and financial institutions generally, are expected to "know your customer" and...
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    5-16-22, 9:43pm
    jp1 replied to a thread What's for dinner? in Food & Recipes
    Tonight is going to be baked chicken empanadas. I'm not sure what inspired me to find a recipe for that. Since it was sunday I put them together...
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    5-16-22, 9:38pm
    jp1 replied to a thread Conavirus...... in Health & Health Care
    North Korea. The numbers I read today are that supposedly in the last 3 days 4% of the population has become symptomatic. With an R0 of 15 for the...
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    5-16-22, 5:23pm
    As long as the bank is fdic insured it shouldn’t matter if the bank is insolvent unless you have more than $250,000 in any one account. That said, I...
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    5-16-22, 2:14pm
    jp1 replied to a thread Electric Vehicles in Environmental Issues
    A Tesla with a 100kwh battery has a range of 335 miles. So 10 kWh of charge is roughly equivalent to a gallon of gas. We also have expensive...
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    5-15-22, 10:07pm
    jp1 replied to a thread Electric Vehicles in Environmental Issues
    When I retire I plan to trade in my car for an EV. By then I expect charging will not be an issue. In the meantime SO would like to get one when he...
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    5-15-22, 10:03pm
    Major score today. 2 for 1 family packs of boneless chicken breasts. One pair per customer. So I texted SO and told him to swing by and get a pair as...
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    5-13-22, 8:59pm
    jp1 replied to a thread Spring! in Success Stories
    We had gradually been getting warmer until sunday when a cold snap moved through for a few days and we were having dead of winter temperatures (mid...
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    5-13-22, 7:02pm
    I haven’t attempted this but theoretically you should still be able to connect an old iPod to a computer and sync it with iTunes?
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    5-13-22, 2:53pm
    jp1 replied to a thread Don't say gay in Simple Public Policy
    And now the NH legislature’s republicans are working on an ‘out the kids’ bill that would require school staff to out kids to their parents if they...
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    5-13-22, 6:51am
    Thanks for the update Q. Since you’re so well informed, when is trump being reinstated as president?
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    5-12-22, 10:59pm
    I use a ten year old iPad as my media player. Mostly it sits on my work desk. Once in a while I bring it to the kitchen. Eventually pandora will stop...
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    5-12-22, 9:41pm
    jp1 replied to a thread Don't say gay in Simple Public Policy
    He was a really nice guy. Definitely a bit of a clown but never mean to anyone in any way that I saw, just a big joker. Our elementary school was...
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    5-12-22, 9:25pm
    jp1 replied to a thread Don't say gay in Simple Public Policy
    ‘But Ms Yppej why would a guy want to pretend to be a girl? My mommy took me to drag queen hour at the library and he was pretending too. That’s...
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    5-12-22, 9:02pm
    jp1 replied to a thread Don't say gay in Simple Public Policy
    You don't think some of the kids would go back to their classrooms and ask "Ms. Yppej, why was that boy dressed up like a girl? What's that about?" ...
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    5-12-22, 9:00pm
    jp1 replied to a thread Roe v Wade in Simple Public Policy
    What are the current rules/laws regarding forcing parents to do something like donate a kidney to a child that will die without that transplant? Or...
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    5-12-22, 8:56pm
    jp1 replied to a thread Roe v Wade in Simple Public Policy
    That would seem to indicate that the physician was not willing to do an abortion on a viable fetus without a medical reason. It sounds like "should...
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    5-12-22, 1:25am
    jp1 started a thread Don't say gay in Simple Public Policy
    Back in 1980 when I was in sixth grade my elementary school had a "talent contest". One of my classmates decided to do a lipsync thing. They had a...
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    5-11-22, 11:15pm
    jp1 started a thread Dinosaur Apocalypse - NOVA in Reviews
    Totally worth watching. The idea that they have found a site where there are dinosaurs that died on the day the asteroid hit is simply astounding. ...
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    5-11-22, 8:30pm
    jp1 replied to a thread Yet another house post in Housing
    I agree! What a charming house. And I also agree that the enclosed porch is a tragedy. If it were mine I would be strongly inclined to have it...
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    5-11-22, 11:44am
    Seems reasonable to me. I recall reading a similar story years ago about an older lady that did this because she figured out it was cheaper than...
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    5-11-22, 12:25am
    jp1 replied to a thread Roe v Wade in Simple Public Policy
    Why would a doc sign off on that. Then the woman would be free to have all the sex she wanted without fear of nanny G coming to punish her. Can’t...
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    5-11-22, 12:05am
    jp1 replied to a thread Roe v Wade in Simple Public Policy
    Reading your subsequent responses I am 100% unclear what you were trying to say in this post.
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    5-10-22, 11:38pm
    jp1 replied to a thread Roe v Wade in Simple Public Policy
    So is your concern that teachers are going to be randomly sharing inappropriate gender specific topics with kids? If it is can you provide some...
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    5-10-22, 11:01pm
    jp1 replied to a thread Roe v Wade in Simple Public Policy
    Exactly. If there are X number of ‘damaged’ kids in foster care today, once women no longer have bodily autonomy there will likely be 2x or 3x times...
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    5-10-22, 10:13pm
    jp1 replied to a thread Roe v Wade in Simple Public Policy
    I can yeah. I imagine that there would be a lot more of these kids today if women who knew they weren’t capable of raising them were unable to have...
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    5-10-22, 9:25pm
    A new company is offering "pod" living in the bay area. For the low low price of $800/month you too can live in your very own "pod" with just 13...
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    5-10-22, 9:03pm
    jp1 replied to a thread Roe v Wade in Simple Public Policy
    So what is the answer for the "damaged" children? Just let them age out of foster care and whatever happens to them as they stumble through life...
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    5-10-22, 2:49pm
    jp1 replied to a thread Roe v Wade in Simple Public Policy
    Perhaps someone can explain to me how viewing every failed pregnancy as a potential criminal act is at all reasonable. ...
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    5-10-22, 6:28am
    I try’s not my affluence that’s showing, it’s my math skills.
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    5-10-22, 5:38am
    To rational people it just seemed odd that you would mention hunter Biden, who has nothing to do with his father’s presidential administration and...
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    5-9-22, 10:03pm
    So what do you think about the $2 billion investment that Saudi Arabia made in trump’s son-in-law?
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    5-9-22, 10:00pm
    jp1 replied to a thread Roe v Wade in Simple Public Policy
    Because ‘the science’ hasn’t figured out how to do that any better than they’ve figured out how to make an ectopic pregnancy viable.
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    5-9-22, 9:25pm
    jp1 replied to a thread new music in Consumerism & The Media
    Thank you for sharing. I've always been a fan of anyone who can play a guitar and sing and that was very enjoyable. Honestly, as someone whose...
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    5-9-22, 9:09pm
    So you finally admit to having converted to being an anti-vaxxer?
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    5-8-22, 5:20pm
    Cheese has gone up here. We buy the sliced store brand and it used to be $6/lb. A few weeks ago it went up to $7. And more exotic cheese like fresh...
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    5-7-22, 6:50pm
    The problem with avocados got we’re out. They are back to normal price at the Safeway by us. I can regularly get them on sale for $1 each.
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    5-7-22, 1:16pm
    The $4.99 gas was at the Vallejo Costco. I just checked gas buddy and now it's $4.97 there. The cheapest I can find anywhere else in the bay area...
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    5-6-22, 8:21pm
    I'm glad to hear that the "secret" about BIL's situation is very much temporary. And I tend to agree with Iris. Money is often the easiest way...
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    5-6-22, 8:10pm
    I've thought about getting an e-bike. We live about 2 miles from the nearest grocery store, library, dry cleaner, UPS store, etc. Currently I drive...
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    5-6-22, 5:44pm
    On earth day the city and county of Denver launched a $9 million dollar program offering rebates to any resident to get $400 off the purchase of an...
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    5-4-22, 10:04pm
    jp1 replied to a thread Hiking in Hobbies & Creativity
    Last weekend I went back to a couple of trails that I hadn't been to since last summer. The panorama picture probably won't do the view justice. ...
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    5-4-22, 9:59pm
    jp1 replied to a thread Roe v Wade in Simple Public Policy
    Considering that the "medical experts" in at least a few state legislatures don't seem to even understand about the absolute non-viability of ectopic...
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    5-4-22, 10:56am
    jp1 replied to a thread Conavirus...... in Health & Health Care
    Keep putting people at risk by not testing when you get sick. I'm sure the person(people) that you subsequently infect will be old or sick and...
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    5-3-22, 10:09pm
    LOL. That's the funniest thing I've read all week. Next thing you're going to tell me is that fox news is "fair and balanced".
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    5-3-22, 10:07pm
    jp1 replied to a thread Roe v Wade in Simple Public Policy
    Personally I think the decision was absurd and just shows that judges can use whatever jiggery pokery they want to come to the decision they desire. ...
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