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by Composer
Fri Aug 14 7:32 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
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Views: 488428

Re: Totally Random Trivia

3) Paint by Number
by Composer
Wed Aug 12 12:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 7622
Views: 488428

Re: Totally Random Trivia

Composer wrote:
Wed Aug 12 6:40 am
3) Fulton Fish Market
5) New Moon
Yeah--I screwed that one up. (Find the Fish)
2014 Colorado G15_Pike Place Market-Throwing Fish.jpg
by Composer
Wed Aug 12 6:40 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 7622
Views: 488428

Re: Totally Random Trivia

3) Fulton Fish Market
5) New Moon
by Composer
Mon Aug 10 7:56 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 7622
Views: 488428

Re: Totally Random Trivia

5) Curve of the spine
by Composer
Thu Aug 06 6:38 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 7622
Views: 488428

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1) Spaghetti Western
3) Breadwinner
3) Hot Box and/or Pickle (I suppose they want Pickle for this...)
by Composer
Wed Aug 05 8:11 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 7622
Views: 488428

Re: Totally Random Trivia

4) Neverland
by Composer
Sat Aug 01 4:41 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: MLB News
Replies: 6797
Views: 443901

Re: MLB News

Uh oh...
by Composer
Fri Jul 31 9:29 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Minnesota Twins 2014-2020: Here's Your Damn Thread
Replies: 19125
Views: 1046248

Re: Minnesota Twins 2014-2020: Here's Your Damn Thread

No one complained. The umpires don’t initiate that kind of stuff (also base coaches not in the coaching box, other ancillary stuff). If someone complains, they will I force for everyone. Like the curve in a hockey stick.
by Composer
Fri Jul 31 8:28 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: MLB News
Replies: 6797
Views: 443901

Re: MLB News

There were hints that some players we not behaving themselves. Regardless, this should reinforce being careful.
by Composer
Tue Jul 28 8:20 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 7622
Views: 488428

Re: Totally Random Trivia

3) Helicopter
by Composer
Tue Jul 28 6:50 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 7622
Views: 488428

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4) Neowise
by Composer
Mon Jul 20 7:32 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 7622
Views: 488428

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3) Capillaries
2) Montreal Expos
4) Zebra
5) Mr. Pibb
by Composer
Fri Jul 17 7:09 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 7622
Views: 488428

Re: Totally Random Trivia

4) Typhoon
5) 18 (Lucky for me!)
by Composer
Wed Jul 15 8:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Simple Pleasures...
Replies: 22087
Views: 1319598

Re: Simple Pleasures...

At this point, they probably don’t need to be good binoculars. You’ll see it better, anyway.
by Composer
Wed Jul 15 7:42 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Simple Pleasures...
Replies: 22087
Views: 1319598

Re: Simple Pleasures...

Jupiter wrote:
Sun Jul 12 1:06 pm
I was able to get the comet this morning... much further north than I thought it would be...


Image
Yeah--I went out last night and saw it. Could actually see it with the naked eye, but I had my binoculars with me as well. Nice shot!
by Composer
Tue Jul 14 6:48 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 7622
Views: 488428

Re: Totally Random Trivia

2) McDonalds
by Composer
Fri Jul 10 3:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Things That Stick In Your Craw
Replies: 3882
Views: 251651

Re: Things That Stick In Your Craw

It sounds like you think they are people with the antibodies. This is just people giving blood.
by Composer
Fri Jul 10 7:23 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 7622
Views: 488428

Re: Totally Random Trivia

3) Cancer
by Composer
Thu Jul 09 5:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Things That Stick In Your Craw
Replies: 3882
Views: 251651

Re: Things That Stick In Your Craw

Yea--it's been like that. They are doing fewer people at each drive so they are filling up faster. I signed up 3-4 weeks ago.
by Composer
Thu Jul 09 2:57 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Things That Stick In Your Craw
Replies: 3882
Views: 251651

Re: Things That Stick In Your Craw

My nurse wife rolls her eyes when I say this, but I'm convinced I had the virus in late Feb/early March, before it was really on our radar here in Minnesota. Whatever it was, it lasted for almost 3 weeks, and I've never had something so deep in my lungs before. I’m getting a serology test tomorrow....
by Composer
Thu Jul 09 2:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 7622
Views: 488428

Re: Totally Random Trivia

Steve MN wrote:
Thu Jul 09 8:44 am

4: Charles Foster Kane
Foreigner?
by Composer
Wed Jul 08 9:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Things That Stick In Your Craw
Replies: 3882
Views: 251651

Re: Things That Stick In Your Craw

My nurse wife rolls her eyes when I say this, but I'm convinced I had the virus in late Feb/early March, before it was really on our radar here in Minnesota. Whatever it was, it lasted for almost 3 weeks, and I've never had something so deep in my lungs before. I’m getting a serology test tomorrow....
by Composer
Tue Jul 07 6:33 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 7622
Views: 488428

Re: Totally Random Trivia

6) Univac?
by Composer
Mon Jul 06 7:41 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 7622
Views: 488428

Re: Totally Random Trivia

Zwak wrote:
Mon Jul 06 7:39 am
Composer wrote:
Mon Jul 06 7:33 am
2) Broadway, Marvin Gardens (or maybe it was Broadway Avenue originally?)
Boardwalk?
Awk!! What an idiot I am. (And rightfully so--our Trivia Mafia team is "Idiots")
by Composer
Mon Jul 06 7:33 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 7622
Views: 488428

Re: Totally Random Trivia

2) Broadway, Marvin Gardens (or maybe it was Broadway Avenue originally?)
by Composer
Fri Jul 03 4:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Simple Pleasures...
Replies: 22087
Views: 1319598

Re: Simple Pleasures...

A little late on this. On Wednesday, during my weekly Speedgolf round, this happened. It was about 5:45 AM, and there was a lot of dew on the greens. This is a 100 yd hole, and I hit my sandwedge. It was real high; you can see the ball mark, but no trail in the dew. It must have taken the one bounce...
by Composer
Thu Jul 02 7:08 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 7622
Views: 488428

Re: Totally Random Trivia

1) Venus
2) 212 degrees
5) Dog
by Composer
Mon Jun 29 11:13 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: WEATHERMANIA
Replies: 6210
Views: 434171

Re: WEATHERMANIA

I'm not sure how much we got because the 5" rain gauge was filled above 4.7 inches, so drops falling in the gauge could cause some splash-out
by Composer
Sat Jun 27 9:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 7622
Views: 488428

Re: Totally Random Trivia

Composer wrote:
Sat Jun 27 11:21 am
These are the two when we visited in 2013
The lady has been there since 1958. The first(?) woman professor at the U.
by Composer
Sat Jun 27 11:21 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 7622
Views: 488428

Re: Totally Random Trivia

These are the two when we visited in 2013
by Composer
Wed Jun 24 6:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 7622
Views: 488428

Re: Totally Random Trivia

Steve MN wrote:
Wed Jun 24 8:05 am
Zwak wrote:
Wed Jun 24 8:01 am
1. Zwak

:mrgreen:
It says "Wise man" not "Man who knows many not-very-useful facts" ;)

1: Sapiens
1) Homo Sapiens
by Composer
Fri Jun 12 8:19 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 7622
Views: 488428

Re: Totally Random Trivia

Viking wrote:
Fri Jun 12 7:47 am
2. Striking out the side on 9 pitches
4. Flight of the bumblebees?
Nice catch on #4. I didn't spend much time on it, but didn't think I'd figure it out.
I will add that it is Bumblebee, not plural. But you know Alex would have given it to you...
by Composer
Fri Jun 12 8:14 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 7622
Views: 488428

Re: Totally Random Trivia

5) Parallax
by Composer
Tue Jun 09 7:29 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: WEATHERMANIA
Replies: 6210
Views: 434171

Re: WEATHERMANIA

Looks like the second week in a row my golf league will be cancelled...
by Composer
Mon Jun 08 7:42 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 7622
Views: 488428

Re: Totally Random Trivia

3) Smallpox
by Composer
Sat Jun 06 5:30 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: MLB News
Replies: 6797
Views: 443901

Re: MLB News

Baseball had such an opportunity. If they started in early July, they would be the only live sport going. (They kind of always are this time of year, but with reduced other activities, this would have more attention) With nothing else going on, they would have had a lot of viewers and even people th...
by Composer
Fri Jun 05 12:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 7622
Views: 488428

Re: Totally Random Trivia

Viking wrote:
Fri Jun 05 8:33 am
5. Today is not June 6th
Nor is it June 4th. (Top of the list)
by Composer
Fri Jun 05 7:42 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 7622
Views: 488428

Re: Totally Random Trivia

3) Birth Control Pill
by Composer
Wed Jun 03 7:41 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 7622
Views: 488428

Re: Totally Random Trivia

Greyeagle wrote:
Wed Jun 03 7:22 am
1) The Staples Singers. Mavis Staples is a national treasure!

4) Boise, Idaho (one of only a handful I have not yet been to)
Damb! I came up with Idaho, but I couldn't pull Boise out of my slow, old brain. And it's one of the 9.8 handfuls of Capitols I have visited.
by Composer
Wed Jun 03 7:21 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 7622
Views: 488428

Re: Totally Random Trivia

2) Harry Truman
3) William Perry
by Composer
Mon Jun 01 6:50 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 7622
Views: 488428

Re: Totally Random Trivia

2) Toucan Sam
by Composer
Wed May 27 3:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Simple Pleasures...
Replies: 22087
Views: 1319598

Re: Simple Pleasures...

Scrub
by Composer
Wed May 27 3:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: WEATHERMANIA
Replies: 6210
Views: 434171

Re: WEATHERMANIA

We just had a cell go over us in AV and got tornado warning alerts on the phone. Thankfully there was nothing serious as we don’t have anywhere to really hide in the house anyways. 😬 I was driving on Cty Rd 46 and saw that thing about a mile to the south. It was hanging down low and had a slow rota...
by Composer
Tue May 26 8:18 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 7622
Views: 488428

Re: Totally Random Trivia

4) Thomas the Tank Engine
by Composer
Mon May 25 9:01 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 7622
Views: 488428

Re: Totally Random Trivia

Zwak wrote:
Mon May 25 8:28 am
Composer wrote:
Mon May 25 8:21 am
1) Jaws? Avatar?
Both rated PG.

I looked up the answer and never would have gotten the other two even though I’ve heard of them both and are relatively recent.
Damb! I missed the R-Rating part.
by Composer
Mon May 25 8:21 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 7622
Views: 488428

Re: Totally Random Trivia

1) Jaws? Avatar?
by Composer
Mon May 25 8:08 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 7622
Views: 488428

Re: Totally Random Trivia

2) Carpal Tunnel
3) Pineapple
by Composer
Thu May 21 2:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Simple Pleasures...
Replies: 22087
Views: 1319598

Re: Simple Pleasures...

My wife was The oldest of six growing up. She did haircuts for her four brothers. In college she always cut my hair. She continued cutting after we were married, but about 10 years ago said she didn’t want to do that anymore. Well, she did cut my hair a couple weeks ago. Last week I (gulp!) cut the ...
by Composer
Thu May 21 7:24 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 7622
Views: 488428

Re: Totally Random Trivia

1) Hippocampus
5) Random Access (I used to make these)
by Composer
Wed May 20 6:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Things That Stick In Your Craw
Replies: 3882
Views: 251651

Re: Things That Stick In Your Craw

Soon
by Composer
Wed May 20 9:40 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 7622
Views: 488428

Re: Totally Random Trivia

4) Homer
by Composer
Mon May 18 11:42 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 7622
Views: 488428

Re: Totally Random Trivia

2) Rook
3) ESPN
4) Julienning
by Composer
Sat May 16 10:56 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Let's get to know each other...
Replies: 1106
Views: 41731

Re: Let's get to know each other...

Vikings--Alan Page
Twins--Harmon Killebrew
Wolves--KG
Wild--Koivu
Gopher Hockey--Neal Broten
Gopher Football--Marion Barber (the first)
Gopher Basketball--Kevin McHale
North Stars--Gump Worsley
by Composer
Sat May 16 10:52 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Things That Stick In Your Craw
Replies: 3882
Views: 251651

Re: Things That Stick In Your Craw

MYAS, MBL and a girls softball governing org (can't remember the name) are teaming up and have a proposal with the Gov. to allow for baseball and softball this summer, so there is still some hope. Some associations have already cancelled In-house baseball (Prior Lake and Woodbury) and Eden Prairie ...
by Composer
Sat May 16 10:32 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Minnesota Twins 2014-2020: Here's Your Damn Thread
Replies: 19125
Views: 1046248

Re: Minnesota Twins 2014-2020: Here's Your Damn Thread

And the whistles were never out in the regular season.
by Composer
Tue May 12 11:01 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 7622
Views: 488428

Re: Totally Random Trivia

1) 36 States
4) Ouija
by Composer
Tue May 12 10:25 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: MLB News
Replies: 6797
Views: 443901

Re: MLB News

Watching a pitcher bat is like watching a shoutout at a hockey game. It can be fun, but it's low-grade baseball. Just because there are a few pitchers than can hit hit a little doesn't justify having them all hit.
by Composer
Mon May 11 12:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: This might be a dumb question, but...
Replies: 14969
Views: 954977

Re: This might be a dumb question, but...

I have officiated two funerals (didn't have to be ordained). I looked up basic formats and prayers. You could get similar information by researching (googling) different ideas. (Make sure you search wedding, not funeral)
by Composer
Mon May 11 7:20 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 7622
Views: 488428

Re: Totally Random Trivia

5) Black Cat
by Composer
Tue May 05 9:25 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 7622
Views: 488428

Re: Totally Random Trivia

1) Descartes
4) Tiny Tim
by Composer
Thu Apr 30 10:15 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 7622
Views: 488428

Re: Totally Random Trivia

3) Sonny and Cher
by Composer
Wed Apr 29 4:05 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Let's get to know each other...
Replies: 1106
Views: 41731

Re: Let's get to know each other...

Those seats were awesome.
by Composer
Wed Apr 29 10:21 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 7622
Views: 488428

Re: Totally Random Trivia

3) Jackie Kennedy
4) A Fight
by Composer
Fri Apr 24 3:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Let's get to know each other...
Replies: 1106
Views: 41731

Re: Let's get to know each other...

In the 90's, I was in Texas for a corporate operations review. Flying home, I had a layover in Memphis. Lo and behold, my brother walks on the plane and sits a row behind me. We did some trading and sat together. There are a 'near' tragic ending to the story. There are a fair amount of wind and ligh...
by Composer
Wed Apr 22 3:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Let's get to know each other...
Replies: 1106
Views: 41731

Re: Let's get to know each other...

In the '90s I was hiring engineers. I did a trip to Purdue (hired someone from that trip) We stayed at the Union Hotel on campus. The same time I was there, it was the end of a multi-year major fundraising drive. The figurehead for that was Neil Armstrong. (I was 9 years old for the moon landing and...
by Composer
Mon Apr 20 3:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Let's get to know each other...
Replies: 1106
Views: 41731

Re: Let's get to know each other...

Candy bar--Three Musketeers--preferably frozen
by Composer
Sun Apr 19 8:04 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Tee to Green!
Replies: 7140
Views: 444288

Re: Tee to Green!

Rich Valley?
by Composer
Sun Apr 19 8:03 am
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: FS North Gophers hockey classic
Replies: 178
Views: 12085

Re: FS North Gophers hockey classic

Oh yeah, that’s something I need to see.
by Composer
Sat Apr 18 9:25 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Tee to Green!
Replies: 7140
Views: 444288

Re: Tee to Green!

What changes have they made on the course?
by Composer
Fri Apr 17 7:47 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Minnesota Twins 2014-2020: Here's Your Damn Thread
Replies: 19125
Views: 1046248

Re: Minnesota Twins 2014-2020: Here's Your Damn Thread

Shhhh. I recorded it and am watching now.
by Composer
Fri Apr 17 6:47 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 7622
Views: 488428

Re: Totally Random Trivia

3) I Dream of Jeannie
by Composer
Thu Apr 16 4:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: This might be a dumb question, but...
Replies: 14969
Views: 954977

Re: This might be a dumb question, but...

This one's for the guys...less splash if you hit the sides of the bowl, or right in the middle? Side, hitting the bowl vs. the actual water in the bowl. Unless you have a firehose stream (kudos i f you do). From a Maude Episode: Walter was giving advice to a lad. "When water hits on water, it makes...
by Composer
Thu Apr 16 4:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Let's get to know each other...
Replies: 1106
Views: 41731

Re: Let's get to know each other...

I have been fluent in German, but don't use it a lot for the last 30 years. I'd like to speak Japanese. My company is owned by a Japanese company, and I have a Japanese engineer working for me. We have a fair number of meetings and it would come in handy. There's a weekly 5:30 PM meeting (today) tha...
by Composer
Thu Apr 16 6:54 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 7622
Views: 488428

Re: Totally Random Trivia

1) Eisenhower and Grant
4) Arkansas