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    That's not triage! Triage means you treat the...

    That's not triage!

    Triage means you treat the people who will probably survive with treatment and die without it first. You treat the people who need treatment but won't die if treatment is...
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    For me 85-90 air temperature is comfortable with...

    For me 85-90 air temperature is comfortable with no breeze and lots of bare skin, and 90-100 is ok with a slight breeze if I'm not in direct sun. But in 80-85 degree air I have to put on at least...
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    It's now officially Fall in Texas. Low temp this...

    It's now officially Fall in Texas. Low temp this morning was below 60. I had to wear a sweatshirt to bed last night for the first time since Spring, and I've kept it on all day to avoid being cold....
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    Just bought enough minutes for my Tracfone to...

    Just bought enough minutes for my Tracfone to last another year, but the website popped up this notice while I was there:

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    This is most likely 5G sh*t. >:( At the very least it means the...
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    Posting it on Instagram with a we're just having...

    Posting it on Instagram with a we're just having fun headline and then quietly calling the media's attention to it with a whispered narrative of "this is what really happened" is called "plausible...
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    It was obviously a cynical publicity stunt and a...

    It was obviously a cynical publicity stunt and a pre-planned photo op.

    https://www.google.com/search?channel=fs&client=ubuntu&q=bolsonaro+pizza+new+york

    If someone like that is hungry they can...
  7. WHICH media? WHOSE media? WHO told the media they...

    WHICH media? WHOSE media? WHO told the media they were bull whips? Most of the time the media person speaking or writing about a recent news event doesn't actually know anything about what happened,...
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    Of course it is. And I never said anything to the...

    Of course it is. And I never said anything to the contrary. The point I made in my OP was that people who refuse to eat meat (or other animal products) for philosophical, religious, or social reasons...
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    "The Omnivore's Dilemma" and "In Defense of Food:...

    "The Omnivore's Dilemma" and "In Defense of Food: An Eater's Manifesto" by Michael Pollan will answer that a lot better than I could.

    No one wants to confront the messy smelly uncomfortable facts...
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    The "hansom" phrase is used almost exclusively on...

    The "hansom" phrase is used almost exclusively on non-adult males because once boys hit 18-20 what we hear all the time is "Smile so the customers will think you enjoy working here" or "Smile so the...
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    A horse walks into a bar, and the bartender takes...

    A horse walks into a bar, and the bartender takes one look at him and says "Why the long face?"
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    I agree. The target market is people who want to...

    I agree. The target market is people who want to feel good about eating a humane diet or a "healthy(?)" diet or want to impress their friends with how humane/healthy their food choices are, but they...
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    If she wants someone who will really control her...

    If she wants someone who will really control her finances, Britney Spears' father is available.... ...
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    The related concept among computer geeks is "Done...

    The related concept among computer geeks is "Done is better than perfect" or "Minimum viable product". Meaning if you have a great idea but you keep adding features and improving the graphics and...
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    You're wrong about that. But it's mostly moms...

    You're wrong about that. But it's mostly moms saying it to their teenage sons or young girls flirting with a boy they like.
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    No offense to people who choose to eat it, but...

    No offense to people who choose to eat it, but imho fake cheese made from vegetable oil is an abomination, and so is fake meat made from textured soy protein and every other highly processed "food"...
  17. The people you're talking about are idiots, and...

    The people you're talking about are idiots, and in regards to experienced adult bicyclists, you are totally wrong.

    Part of why you are wrong is probably because experienced adult bicyclists act...
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    That's a very old saying and often heard in...

    That's a very old saying and often heard in politics.

    This article https://www.riversidecorporatewellness.com/single-post/don-t-let-perfect-be-the-enemy-of-good relates it to the search for...
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    Everybody has different tastes, but the fact that...

    Everybody has different tastes, but the fact that the bowl always ended up empty when my mother took it somewhere, and the fact there are numerous variations of this recipe still being circulated 70...
  20. I did too. "U-turn if you want to. The lady's not...

    I did too. "U-turn if you want to. The lady's not for turning." :) But I suspect she might not so easy to live with as a SO or roommate IRL.
  21. My long cardio each week is walking to our local...

    My long cardio each week is walking to our local library 2 miles away at a speed that keeps my pulse at 100-110 the whole time. Since I'm 72yo, a 100-110 pulse is slightly above the boundary between...
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    At $100/month I would learn real quick how to say...

    At $100/month I would learn real quick how to say no to friends who want to borrow money. My standard line goes something like this "If you need cab fare to get home -- If you need a few dollars for...
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    Not really an appetizer, but my mother's standard...

    Not really an appetizer, but my mother's standard pot luck dish was stuff she called "Orange Goop". It's very easy to make and it was popular at every pot luck and family gathering she went to....
  24. You mean because she sounds like Margaret...

    You mean because she sounds like Margaret Thatcher?


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mwzCvuj8XXA
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    Actually I was thinking something similar while I...

    Actually I was thinking something similar while I was offline. Maybe what she's buying, or thinks she's buying, is the financial equivalent of a Weight Watcher's membership or having a prepaid...
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