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by davescharf
Wed Jan 20 11:30 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: NFL NEWS
Replies: 16615
Views: 1198958

Re: NFL NEWS

If I recall correctly Rivers currently has the longest streak of consecutive games played in the NFL. Even in the offense and QB friendly structure of the NFL that’s a pretty impressive stat in my opinion. Even though San Diego didn’t win two Super Bowls I still think they ended up with the better ...
by davescharf
Wed Jan 20 9:19 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Things That Stick In Your Craw
Replies: 4165
Views: 349416

Re: Things That Stick In Your Craw

This thread reminded me I need to replace all the batteries in my smoke detectors soon. I need to move the one in my kitchen a bit. Some idiot (me) decided to install it basically directly over the stove so it goes off basically whenever I'm making anything. Even if I'm just boiling water for pasta...
by davescharf
Wed Jan 20 9:15 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: NFL NEWS
Replies: 16615
Views: 1198958

Re: NFL NEWS

https://twitter.com/sportingnews/status/1351888067834085379 The Colts just keep having problems at QB, after Manning left they have had a few just retire, 17 yrs at QB is a long stat though If I recall correctly Rivers currently has the longest streak of consecutive games played in the NFL. Even in...
by davescharf
Wed Jan 20 6:37 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 8715
Views: 678387

Re: Totally Random Trivia

3. Axel
4. Adams and Jefferson
by davescharf
Tue Jan 19 7:30 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: NFL NEWS
Replies: 16615
Views: 1198958

Re: NFL NEWS

https://twitter.com/RossTuckerNFL/status/1350994910313377794 This really is beyond belief in this era of salary caps and free agency Remember he also lost most of 1 season to a knee injury. That's actually excluded from the list already. This is his 21st :shock: season. Rookie year 2000, he only pl...
by davescharf
Tue Jan 19 12:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Things That Stick In Your Craw
Replies: 4165
Views: 349416

Re: Things That Stick In Your Craw

When the smoke alarm in your bedroom decides that 2am is the perfect time to alert you that it’s battery is low. That’s the worst! I had one go off for no apparent reason once that woke me out of a dead sleep. I’ve never jumped out of bed or had my heart pounding so fast! We once had our alarm syst...
by davescharf
Tue Jan 19 12:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Things That Stick In Your Craw
Replies: 4165
Views: 349416

Re: Things That Stick In Your Craw

When the smoke alarm in your bedroom decides that 2am is the perfect time to alert you that it’s battery is low. The one In my 2 year old’s room went off full bore in his bedroom this Fall. A combination of the humidifier, a fan on low speed and the furnace running all managed to create enough of a...
by davescharf
Tue Jan 19 7:42 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 8715
Views: 678387

Re: Totally Random Trivia

Tuesday, January 19 Five questions to wake up your noodle. Answers in tomorrow's email. 1. What five-letter word means “somewhere else” in Latin? 2. In 1981, Carol Bernick was frustrated with the sodium content of commercial spice blends, so she created her own salt-free version. The brand dropped ...
by davescharf
Tue Jan 19 7:38 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 8715
Views: 678387

Re: Totally Random Trivia

1. What two makes of camera are named for iconic mountains, each the highest points in its respective country? 2. Following rules established in 1978, the last fifteen newly discovered chemical elements were assigned temporary symbols beginning with what letter of the alphabet? 3. What fictional to...
by davescharf
Mon Jan 18 10:24 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Travel
Replies: 2295
Views: 228129

Re: Travel

I sadly didn’t make it to Arlington the only time I was there. It’s at the top of the list for my next trip As Steve said it depends on your interests but the Air and Space museum to me what a must. The whole Mall area itself with the WWII and Vietnam Memorials, Lincoln Memorial and the Washington M...
by davescharf
Mon Jan 18 8:17 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 8715
Views: 678387

Re: Totally Random Trivia

Monday, January 18 Five questions to wake up your noodle. Answers in tomorrow's email. 1. Happy Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day! In 2000, “The Autobiography of Martin Luther King Jr.” won the Grammy for “Best Spoken Word Album.” It was read by everyone's favorite “Reading Rainbow” host slash “Enterp...
by davescharf
Sun Jan 17 9:10 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: NFL NEWS
Replies: 16615
Views: 1198958

Re: NFL NEWS

frozen4champs wrote:
Sun Jan 17 8:48 pm
This really is beyond belief in this era of salary caps and free agency
by davescharf
Sat Jan 16 9:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Things That Stick In Your Craw
Replies: 4165
Views: 349416

Re: Things That Stick In Your Craw

It’s amazing to me how many restaurants can’t get a takeout order correct. It seems to happen where one or more of our orders isn’t correct every 2-3 weeks.
by davescharf
Fri Jan 15 12:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Travel
Replies: 2295
Views: 228129

Re: Travel

It’s a lot easier to plan around peak times and expensive airfare or lodging when you don’t have to worry about school schedules. I mentioned Thailand earlier but we also ended up in Mendoza Argentina one year because it was cheaper in May than a week in Napa Valley/Sonoma. I think Disney is a littl...
by davescharf
Fri Jan 15 8:43 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: NFL NEWS
Replies: 16615
Views: 1198958

Re: NFL NEWS

A Peterson told to pay 8.2 million loan to company https://www.espn.com/nfl/story/_/id/30713083/detroit-lions-rb-adrian-peterson-ordered-pay-83m-loan-company-records-show AP has made over $100M in his career and he’s going to be broke before he even retires. It’s actually quite sad that people eith...
by davescharf
Fri Jan 15 8:07 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 8715
Views: 678387

Re: Totally Random Trivia

Zwak wrote:
Fri Jan 15 8:02 am
Pontchartrain?

Edit: It's number 11. I looked up the list and have never heard of #8 or #9.
Based on the question you’re right because the one listed as #9 is man made.
by davescharf
Fri Jan 15 7:48 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 8715
Views: 678387

Re: Totally Random Trivia

What about Lake of the Woods? Good call. I cheated after posting this and one I listed is not even close.... I wasn't sure if it would count because so much of it is also in Canada. It's easy to forget how massive it is though. I went and looked now too. I knew Salt Lake and assumed LOTW. Probably ...
by davescharf
Fri Jan 15 7:38 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 8715
Views: 678387

Re: Totally Random Trivia

Greyeagle wrote:
Fri Jan 15 7:14 am
1) Lake Champlain would be one I believe. Maybe Tahoe? Great Salt?
2) Robert Frost (I think)
3) Tajuana
What about Lake of the Woods?

5. Anne Boleyn
by davescharf
Fri Jan 15 5:42 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Wild 2020-2021 Season
Replies: 112
Views: 3686

Re: Wild 2020-2021 Season

Took long enough for Kirill to score ;)

That said what a heck of a debut by the kid
by davescharf
Thu Jan 14 9:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: WEATHERMANIA
Replies: 6476
Views: 567449

Re: WEATHERMANIA

Just went out for food and fuel over lunch and the roads in Eagan are starting to get slick already. Saw a few cars go sideways sliding up to intersections. Little slippery this morning, to be honest. Plows hadn't really gone out yet at 8am. It's getting slick tonight. There's a fairly steep hill j...
by davescharf
Thu Jan 14 5:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Travel
Replies: 2295
Views: 228129

Re: Travel

I still remember that my wife wanted to go to DisneyWorld a couple years before we got married and before we had kids. To stay at a mid tier resort for a week with everything (this was 2007 or 2008) was more expensive than a 17 day trip through Thailand. We went there instead. Nothing at Disney is c...
by davescharf
Thu Jan 14 11:15 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Travel
Replies: 2295
Views: 228129

Re: Travel

Where do you like to stay at Disney? We’ve really liked Port Orleans for the price.

Sadly our friends who were Cast Members got let go. I don’t think they are going back so our discounted hotel spigot dried up.
by davescharf
Thu Jan 14 10:48 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Things That Stick In Your Craw
Replies: 4165
Views: 349416

Re: Things That Stick In Your Craw

So... by "automated system" I certainly hope you mean on their website, not the phone? No - the phone automated system you get when you call into their 800 number. I even asked them about this but I’m seriously considering changing my password, They eventually set it up such that you have to login ...
by davescharf
Thu Jan 14 10:41 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Travel
Replies: 2295
Views: 228129

Re: Travel

How in the heck do you wait hours on end multiple times a day for one ride, especially with kids? That seems like a miserable experience - with or without kids! Well, the answer for us is, we don't. We go in when the park opens, ride those rides and maybe go back later with a fast pass (wait time l...
by davescharf
Thu Jan 14 10:40 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Travel
Replies: 2295
Views: 228129

Re: Travel

How in the heck do you wait hours on end multiple times a day for one ride, especially with kids? That seems like a miserable experience - with or without kids! I’ve never understood this either. It’s the same thing with the princess meets as well. We’d see lines of people and my daughter would say...
by davescharf
Thu Jan 14 10:31 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Things That Stick In Your Craw
Replies: 4165
Views: 349416

Re: Things That Stick In Your Craw

So... by "automated system" I certainly hope you mean on their website, not the phone? No - the phone automated system you get when you call into their 800 number. I even asked them about this but I’m seriously considering changing my password, They eventually set it up such that you have to login ...
by davescharf
Thu Jan 14 10:13 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: WEATHERMANIA
Replies: 6476
Views: 567449

Re: WEATHERMANIA

I agree. Have her start posting here and maybe some admin can give her the "GPL Meteorologist" title. Not sure she would nor would we want that. She has made some bad life choices such as a red school to the east. :( :mrgreen: Both YE and I have told her we repost her forecasts here and she's devel...
by davescharf
Thu Jan 14 10:12 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Things That Stick In Your Craw
Replies: 4165
Views: 349416

Re: Things That Stick In Your Craw

So... by "automated system" I certainly hope you mean on their website, not the phone? No - the phone automated system you get when you call into their 800 number. I even asked them about this but I’m seriously considering changing my password, They eventually set it up such that you have to login ...
by davescharf
Thu Jan 14 10:06 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: WEATHERMANIA
Replies: 6476
Views: 567449

Re: WEATHERMANIA

Jupiter wrote:
Thu Jan 14 9:36 am
davescharf wrote:
Thu Jan 14 9:30 am
I agree. Have her start posting here and maybe some admin can give her the "GPL Meteorologist" title.
Easy to do!
Good thing you got extra money in the donation drive because you know GE will want a finders fee to fund his next trip to Palm Springs :D
by davescharf
Thu Jan 14 10:05 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Travel
Replies: 2295
Views: 228129

Re: Travel

I am sure there are busier times but with the Stars Wars rides having recently opened MEA 2019 was very, very busy. I think the wait for Avatar was 3.5 to 4 hours. My friend was there the week before and the lines were less than half. We were there MEA 2019 too. I have been on the Avatar ride a few...
by davescharf
Thu Jan 14 9:30 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: WEATHERMANIA
Replies: 6476
Views: 567449

Re: WEATHERMANIA

This morning's update from GPL's official covert meteorologist. :) My forecast is still on track. We'll see a quick change over to snow here shortly, resulting in some small accumulations 2ish inches today. We'll have a lull in accumulating snow around supper, there still might be flakes flying but...
by davescharf
Thu Jan 14 9:22 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Things That Stick In Your Craw
Replies: 4165
Views: 349416

Re: Things That Stick In Your Craw

Passwords. Important for sure, but you can’t have the same one for everything because some require a number, a capital, a symbol, a color, the name of your unborn child..... So what do you do? Store them all on your phone cause you can’t remember them all! :lol: :shock: Use a password manager, like...
by davescharf
Wed Jan 13 6:59 pm
Forum: Website Support / New Features
Topic: 2020 GPL Stats...
Replies: 22
Views: 410

Re: 2020 GPL Stats...

Is Safari due to phones or.....? Yep.... So much iOS use, with most people using Safari even with other browsers available on iOS. Serious question as I use an iPhone with Safari. Why would I use a different browser? I’ve had zero issues with Safari. With Chrome you can sync your bookmarks and hist...
by davescharf
Wed Jan 13 6:58 pm
Forum: Website Support / New Features
Topic: 2020 GPL Stats...
Replies: 22
Views: 410

Re: 2020 GPL Stats...

Greyeagle wrote:
Wed Jan 13 1:36 pm
Slap Shot wrote:
Wed Jan 13 1:34 pm
#10 only? :chainsaw: :censored:

:lol:
Slacker!
He’s not trying hard enough to get the vacated title of ‘post whore’
by davescharf
Wed Jan 13 6:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Travel
Replies: 2295
Views: 228129

Re: Travel

We went over Spring Break a few years ago and never waited more than 30 minutes in a line except for when Big Thunder broke down once. Even the longer ones were the slow runners like Peter Pan I told my wife after that week that if she gets tired of being a CPA she can consult for people wanting to ...
by davescharf
Wed Jan 13 2:57 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Travel
Replies: 2295
Views: 228129

Re: Travel

Right - our kids are 10 & 2. The trip last summer was more about Universal since she’s into everything Harry Potter but we were going to spend a few days at DIsney as well. We aren’t hardcore Disney people but we have been a number of times and done two cruises. I joke my wife is a junior member of ...
by davescharf
Wed Jan 13 2:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Travel
Replies: 2295
Views: 228129

Re: Travel

I am currently set to go to Hawaii in March, the hotel I am staying at has told me masks required at the outdoor pool,might have cancel Was the requirement at Disneyworld too (were there the week after Christmas). We just skipped the pool. But we did have to wear masks indoors/outdoors the entire t...
by davescharf
Wed Jan 13 8:33 am
Forum: Website Support / New Features
Topic: 2020 GPL Stats...
Replies: 22
Views: 410

Re: 2020 GPL Stats...

Is Safari due to phones or.....? Yep.... So much iOS use, with most people using Safari even with other browsers available on iOS. Serious question as I use an iPhone with Safari. Why would I use a different browser? I’ve had zero issues with Safari. With Chrome you can sync your bookmarks and hist...
by davescharf
Tue Jan 12 9:45 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 8715
Views: 678387

Re: Totally Random Trivia

MATT wrote:
Tue Jan 12 8:42 am
davescharf wrote:
Tue Jan 12 8:17 am
5. Thomas Kincaid
His last name is spelled weird: Kinkade.
And my autocorrect also got to this. That said I hadn’t spelled it right the first time either
by davescharf
Tue Jan 12 8:17 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 8715
Views: 678387

Re: Totally Random Trivia

5. Thomas Kincaid
by davescharf
Tue Jan 12 6:37 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 8715
Views: 678387

Re: Totally Random Trivia

3. Africa
4. Fainted/lose consciousness
by davescharf
Mon Jan 11 8:04 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Got Beer?
Replies: 17337
Views: 1201928

Re: Got Beer?

The Rube wrote:
Sun Jan 10 10:21 pm
The Darkness variants are rather easy to find. The mole and Viet coffee are awesome. Disappointed in the vanilla.
They’ve never been anywhere I’ve looked but as with many other things over the past 12-18 months I haven’t really gone to search them out.
by davescharf
Mon Jan 11 8:02 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Restaurant
Replies: 9338
Views: 804659

Re: Restaurant

I need to get Pimento it's been a while, you're right about their jerk chicken and I assume the pork is just as good. Also I hope they're still doing ok but Harry Singh's also has jerk chicken/roti and is really good, it's like two blocks away from there. I remember when the owner told us to try th...
by davescharf
Mon Jan 11 7:56 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Travel
Replies: 2295
Views: 228129

Re: Travel

fightclub30 many years ago I was overnighting with a group of Boy Scouts on a trip to climb Mount Shavano in Colorado. I’ve never seen anything like what the sky looked like when getting out of my tent at 4:00am. If we go there I’ll certainly want my wife and kids to get a shot to see something lik...
by davescharf
Mon Jan 11 7:53 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Travel
Replies: 2295
Views: 228129

Re: Travel

Thanks guys. There’s a lot of good info here. Apparently GE hasn’t heard that I still get flak for how narrow the Going to the Sun road at Glacier is. Sadly with kids in school we are limited to a few windows in the year. We’ve started going on trips the last week or two before school starts and hav...
by davescharf
Mon Jan 11 7:45 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 8715
Views: 678387

Re: Totally Random Trivia

3. Thyroid
by davescharf
Sun Jan 10 9:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Travel
Replies: 2295
Views: 228129

Re: Travel

We're kicking around the idea of a late summer road trip to Utah to go to the National Parks out there. I'm thinking if we go we'd stay in a couple hubs (probably Moab to see Arches and Canyonland then somewhere else near Bryce Canyon and Zion) before heading either to Salt Lake City or back home. F...
by davescharf
Sun Jan 10 9:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Got Beer?
Replies: 17337
Views: 1201928

Re: Got Beer?

We finally stopped over at Luce Line Brewing in Plymouth. It was pretty packed at 4pm on Saturday so we just picked up a couple crowlers instead of hanging out. I tried their "pastry stout" and thought it was a pretty good beer for a new brewery. It's really more of a milk stout in my opinion and do...
by davescharf
Sun Jan 10 6:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Movies
Replies: 8103
Views: 698201

Re: Movies

Bill And Ted Face The Music: Once told they'd save the universe during a time-traveling adventure, 2 would-be rockers from San Dimas, California find themselves as middle-aged dads still trying to crank out a hit song and fulfill their destiny. Tons of plot holes due to time travel, duh. But a very...
by davescharf
Sun Jan 10 8:22 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Restaurant
Replies: 9338
Views: 804659

Re: Restaurant

We've been getting a little worn out on Asian takeout food lately so we got takeout from Pimento last night on Eat Street. Their jerk chicken and jerk pork is just so good.
by davescharf
Fri Jan 08 6:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Simple Pleasures...
Replies: 22369
Views: 1735063

Re: Simple Pleasures...

Cowgirl wrote:
Fri Jan 08 3:18 pm
davescharf wrote:
Fri Jan 08 2:44 pm
Kelly Red wrote:
Fri Jan 08 2:22 pm
Chocolate Strawberry Cheerios!! :dance:
Red Velvet Oreo Ice Cream Cake
Where?!
Honey and Mackey’s ice cream shop in Plymouth. Corner of Hwy55 and Hwy24

They had it last time I checked their Social Media. They have been making a number of flavors of pie since the last shutdown
by davescharf
Fri Jan 08 2:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Simple Pleasures...
Replies: 22369
Views: 1735063

Re: Simple Pleasures...

Kelly Red wrote:
Fri Jan 08 2:22 pm
Chocolate Strawberry Cheerios!! :dance:
Red Velvet Oreo Ice Cream Cake
by davescharf
Fri Jan 08 7:44 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 8715
Views: 678387

Re: Totally Random Trivia

1. US, England, Spain for sure. I think Italy is the other
4. Mercury and Venus
by davescharf
Thu Jan 07 10:59 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: This might be a dumb question, but...
Replies: 15419
Views: 1252056

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

Dumb question, but this is the place, if you have Global Entry, you also get Pre-Check included and you don't need a Real ID or what? Global Entry includes Precheck. I don’t know all the Real/Enhanced ID distinctions. I have an enhanced ID which lets me travel domestically and I always carry my pas...
by davescharf
Thu Jan 07 10:41 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: This might be a dumb question, but...
Replies: 15419
Views: 1252056

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

Has anyone been in person recently like to get a Real ID? Do you need an appointment? I figured i would get ahead of that now. I just finished the process to get Global Entry. I think it's (more or less) the same process but with a lot more benefits IMHO. Besides (hopefully!) easier reentry into th...
by davescharf
Wed Jan 06 10:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: This might be a dumb question, but...
Replies: 15419
Views: 1252056

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

Has anyone renewed their tabs via mail recently? We mailed ours week of 12/14, but still haven't got anything back. I just checked and the check wasn't deposited yet. Either the letter got lost in the mail or they are really behind (USPS or DVS). It is now January and our tabs are expired. I did al...
by davescharf
Tue Jan 05 4:29 pm
Forum: Website Support / New Features
Topic: GPL Donation-A-Thon 2021!!!
Replies: 38
Views: 1521

Re: GPL Donation-A-Thon 2021!!!

The system won't let me put in donation amount. I can't change the dollar amount, it just stays at zero. oneofthebunch I was just on PayPal as well and it does show zeroes on one screen, until you hit continue, then the amount you typed in on the first screen will re-appear. Done. Long time reader,...
by davescharf
Tue Jan 05 4:24 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: #1 Gophers @ #12 BADgers (Jan 9 - 10)
Replies: 160
Views: 6909

Re: #1 Gophers @ #12 BADgers (Jan 9 - 10)

Happy to say I was at all three of those games. The Kessel goal in Madison was awesome, but that Schmidt goal was my favorite! The video doesn't do justice to how loud it got after Schmidt's goal. I wasn't there for Irmen's goal, but I've been told that it blew the roof off too. I’m not sure if I h...
by davescharf
Tue Jan 05 7:23 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 8715
Views: 678387

Re: Totally Random Trivia

1. Benihana
by davescharf
Mon Jan 04 8:46 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 8715
Views: 678387

Re: Totally Random Trivia

Is the puzzle then supposed to be something like “I Love Trivia Mafia?”
by davescharf
Sun Jan 03 7:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Consumer Research
Replies: 4135
Views: 371241

Re: Consumer Research

My wife thinks nothing is wrong with the sound coming from the TV so she said I could buy a lower cost one. It amazes me how many females in my life have said they do not notice the difference between the TV speakers and everything else. The difference is stark for me. It is for me too. I told her ...
by davescharf
Sun Jan 03 7:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Consumer Research
Replies: 4135
Views: 371241

Re: Consumer Research

Does anyone have a good suggestion for a low cost sound bar for a 4K TV? It’s for a basement television where we aren’t looking for top of the line, just something with good sound and ARC and Bluetooth support My wife thinks nothing is wrong with the sound coming from the TV so she said I could buy...
by davescharf
Sun Jan 03 5:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Consumer Research
Replies: 4135
Views: 371241

Re: Consumer Research

Does anyone have a good suggestion for a low cost sound bar for a 4K TV? It’s for a basement television where we aren’t looking for top of the line, just something with good sound and ARC and Bluetooth support My wife thinks nothing is wrong with the sound coming from the TV so she said I could buy ...
by davescharf
Sun Jan 03 12:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Movies
Replies: 8103
Views: 698201

Re: Movies

We watched the first Deathly Hallows last night with my daughter. It’s such a slow moving movie. It really is. Part two definitely speeds it up a bit, but patience is again needed. They are also long, of course. Prisoner of Azkaban (#3) will always be my favorite. they are that too. My wife and I w...
by davescharf
Sun Jan 03 7:03 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Movies
Replies: 8103
Views: 698201

Re: Movies

We watched the first Deathly Hallows last night with my daughter. It’s such a slow moving movie.
by davescharf
Fri Jan 01 8:34 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 8715
Views: 678387

Re: Totally Random Trivia

Friday, January 1 Five questions to wake up your noodle. Answers in Monday's email. 1. Quit While You’re Ahead: The CBS series CSI: Crime Scene Investigation and its three spin-offs were set in four different U.S. cities. Name as many of those cities as you can for 1 point each. Zero points total i...
by davescharf
Thu Dec 31 4:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Simple Pleasures...
Replies: 22369
Views: 1735063

Re: Simple Pleasures...

Wife and I are staying home this New Years Eve (who isn't?), but for dinner we've ordered the Prime Rib Dinner special from the Sunshine Factory. Added a bottle of their finest Champagne for $6.00! ;) We’re doing our traditional NYE; dim sum and champagne by the fire, most likely asleep by 11:30. D...
by davescharf
Thu Dec 31 10:02 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: 2021 World Junior Championship - Edmonton
Replies: 223
Views: 7577

Re: 2021 World Junior Championship - Edmonton

Snowcool08 wrote:
Wed Dec 30 11:40 pm
Russia ends Sweden's preliminary round unbeaten streak at 54 games.
That's a heck of a stat considering the turnover in these years from year to year along with the fact that Sweden isn't playing the bottom feeders all the time.
by davescharf
Thu Dec 31 7:50 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 8715
Views: 678387

Re: Totally Random Trivia

2. February
by davescharf
Wed Dec 30 10:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Simple Pleasures...
Replies: 22369
Views: 1735063

Re: Simple Pleasures...

We're kidless for a couple nights and we went to Ridgedale just to get out of the house and walk around. While there we saw the Cheesecake Factory was open for seating on their patio and it was heated. Just having dinner out again (I think it's maybe the 4th time since March and 2nd indoors) was a r...
by davescharf
Wed Dec 30 4:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Simple Pleasures...
Replies: 22369
Views: 1735063

Re: Simple Pleasures...

Replacing an old dishwasher. The place I live in had the cheapest dishwasher that my grandma could find installed and the motor was incredibly loud. I could hear it upstairs if it was running... You couldn’t run it if you wanted to cook or watching TV etc because it was soo loud. The new one is a G...
by davescharf
Wed Dec 30 7:09 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 8715
Views: 678387

Re: Totally Random Trivia

1. Cava
5. Dragon
by davescharf
Tue Dec 29 6:29 pm
Forum: Website Support / New Features
Topic: GPL Donation-A-Thon 2021!!!
Replies: 38
Views: 1521

Re: GPL Donation-A-Thon 2021!!!

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by davescharf
Tue Dec 29 2:57 pm
Forum: Website Support / New Features
Topic: GPL Donation-A-Thon 2021!!!
Replies: 38
Views: 1521

Re: GPL Donation-A-Thon 2021!!!

It's been a few years for me too and I feel bad about that for all the time I spend around here. Thanks for putting up with us Jup and to Vegoe, Hammy, and all the others who provide content for us misfits to consume.