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by MNNavy
Thu Nov 26 7:49 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 8348
Views: 620539

Re: Totally Random Trivia

1. Smorgasbord is correct.
3. Thirteen
by MNNavy
Wed Nov 25 6:56 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 8348
Views: 620539

Re: Totally Random Trivia

Wednesday, November 25 Five questions to wake up your noodle. Answers in tomorrow's email. 1. What is the longest river in the European Union? 2. Mr. Rogers’s first name was Fred. What was his middle name? Hint: It was also the last name of a fictional delivery man on his show. 3. Skin is the large...
by MNNavy
Tue Nov 24 5:36 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2020 Season
Replies: 657
Views: 21152

Re: Gopher Football 2020 Season

The wailing and gnashing of teeth you hear to the east is Bucky fans blaming the Gophers for costing them a shot at the BTCG, while completely ignoring the fact that they could have played at least one of the games THEY cancelled.
by MNNavy
Tue Nov 24 2:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Restaurant
Replies: 9282
Views: 752878

Re: Restaurant

It's been a while since I've eaten at Five Guys/Smashburger/My Burger, but as I recall, they were overpriced for what you got.
I'm not a huge Culver's fan, but at least there you're not spending $20 for a burger, fries and shake.
by MNNavy
Tue Nov 24 12:03 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: Gophers vs Buckeyes Nov 23 & 24
Replies: 93
Views: 3791

Re: Gophers vs Buckeyes Nov 23 & 24

The Faber kid is as advertised. He's smooth as graphite and quickly erases any scoring chance by an opponent. I think he gets penciled in every night. :) Probably have to go back to Erik Johnson in terms of this level of play at both ends of the rink from a freshman d-man. Come on, I teed it up for...
by MNNavy
Tue Nov 24 7:12 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 8348
Views: 620539

Re: Totally Random Trivia

Tuesday, November 24 Five questions to wake up your noodle. Answers in tomorrow's email. 1. Silkworms only eat the leaves from what family of fruit-bearing trees? Hint: Dr. Seuss grew up near a street named after it. 2. There is only one country in the world that is named after Jesus Christ, albeit...
by MNNavy
Mon Nov 23 5:16 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Vikings 2020 season
Replies: 829
Views: 32003

Re: Vikings 2020 season

Adam Thielen placed on Reserve/ COVID-19 list

https://www.vikings.com/news/adam-thiel ... oster-move
by MNNavy
Mon Nov 23 12:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Let's get to know each other...
Replies: 1155
Views: 63027

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

Let's see... Benchwarmer Bob when the Vikings played a charity BBall game at our school back in the late '70's (incidentally, my wife and I just ran into him at the Lakeville theater last Thursday). Warren Johnson and Shirley Muldowney at Seafair Nationals in Seattle in 1989? Danny Glover and Willem...
by MNNavy
Sun Nov 22 10:55 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2020 Season
Replies: 657
Views: 21152

Re: Gopher Football 2020 Season

That Michigan loss is feeling a little worse tonight. And it wasn’t close. At least Harbaugh should be gone. As a Bears fan that’s a scary thought. They’ve talked about looking to the college ranks for their next coach and I would prefer that not be Harbaugh who is a proven short timer as a coach. ...
by MNNavy
Fri Nov 20 7:31 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 8348
Views: 620539

Re: Totally Random Trivia

1. New Year's, Independence Day, Christmas, ???
by MNNavy
Thu Nov 19 10:56 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: This might be a dumb question, but...
Replies: 15243
Views: 1168254

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

The nice thing about a paper "paper" is putting it down when you want to and picing back up later, be it an hour or a day. I am doing my part keeping the Strib afloat by stopping at the little C-store in town and buying a copy at $1.50. I know there is delivery around here but we don't get mail del...
by MNNavy
Thu Nov 19 10:53 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Things That Stick In Your Craw
Replies: 4057
Views: 319982

Re: Things That Stick In Your Craw

Dumb question - what is the difference between distance learning and hybrid? And if hybrid is so awful why are so many districts using the method? Hybrid is a combination of in-person instruction and online instruction. My sister-in-law's school is 1/2 the school in person Monday-Tuesday, and the o...
by MNNavy
Thu Nov 19 10:36 am
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: Gophers vs Penn St. Nov 19 & 20 --- Let's get year 100 started
Replies: 196
Views: 6500

Re: Gophers vs Penn St. Nov 19 & 20 --- Let's get year 100 started

Just in case you don't typically get to the news section of the site: https://t.co/OGrsTg6Nkx Decent write-up, but I noticed at least one error... Minnesota felt like they were on the rise at the right time last season to end a drought of a couple missed postseasons while ending an NHL draft pick l...
by MNNavy
Thu Nov 19 7:03 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 8348
Views: 620539

Re: Totally Random Trivia

2. A Wrinkle in Time
by MNNavy
Tue Nov 17 3:49 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Vikings 2020 season
Replies: 829
Views: 32003

Re: Vikings 2020 season

3-1 in the division. This could be a key factor going forward. Calm yourself down. This is still a terrible team. A terrible team that will probably be favored in 4 of their next 5 games. It's entirely possible this team could finish 10-6 and make the playoffs. It's also entirely possible they coul...
by MNNavy
Tue Nov 17 7:06 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 8348
Views: 620539

Re: Totally Random Trivia

Tuesday, November 17 Five questions to wake up your noodle. Answers in tomorrow's email. 1. Two of the five boroughs of New York City are located on Long Island. They are also the two largest boroughs by area. Name both of them. 2. What equestrian event originated from an Irish tradition of racing ...
by MNNavy
Tue Nov 17 6:40 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 8348
Views: 620539

Re: Totally Random Trivia

1. Ty Cobb
4. Delaware?
6. Queen and Knight
by MNNavy
Fri Nov 13 6:47 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 8348
Views: 620539

Re: Totally Random Trivia

1. Ford, Carter, GHW Bush
2. Bamboo
3. Whitney Houston
by MNNavy
Thu Nov 12 7:33 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 8348
Views: 620539

Re: Totally Random Trivia

2. Conan
4. Leona
by MNNavy
Wed Nov 11 3:12 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: 2020-2021 Gopher Hockey Season Thread - Year 100 of Pride On Ice
Replies: 418
Views: 37146

Re: 2020-2021 Gopher Hockey Season Thread - Year 100 of Pride On Ice

frozen4champs wrote:
Wed Nov 11 10:50 am
Less time for the fans at Mariucci to get their beers this year. :wink:
Guessing you know there's no fans at Mariucci this season, hence the wink.
by MNNavy
Wed Nov 11 6:59 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 8348
Views: 620539

Re: Totally Random Trivia

1. Swim with the fishes?
2. Windsor knot
5. 2050 (MML)
by MNNavy
Tue Nov 10 7:17 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 8348
Views: 620539

Re: Totally Random Trivia

Tuesday, November 10 Five questions to wake up your noodle. Answers in tomorrow's email. 1. Which side built the Berlin Wall: East Germany or West Germany? 2. While “Jolly Roger” usually refers to a pirate ship’s flag, it can also be the name of the pirate ship itself. This was the case with what f...
by MNNavy
Mon Nov 09 7:04 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 8348
Views: 620539

Re: Totally Random Trivia

2. The Saturday Evening Post
3. Zeta
4. Outhouse?
by MNNavy
Thu Nov 05 7:00 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 8348
Views: 620539

Re: Totally Random Trivia

2. Point Break
5. 11.25
by MNNavy
Wed Nov 04 6:54 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 8348
Views: 620539

Re: Totally Random Trivia

Wednesday, November 3 Five questions to wake up your noodle. Answers in tomorrow's email. 1. What actor invented something called Jeet Kune Do, which means "The Way of the Intercepting Fist”? 2. What royal cousin did Elizabeth I of England have beheaded in 1587 after evidence of an assassination pl...
by MNNavy
Tue Nov 03 6:32 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 8348
Views: 620539

Re: Totally Random Trivia

Here are this week’s questions: 1. The "quarter" in the quarter horse breed refers to a quarter of what? 2. What corporation's successor companies included Amoco, Exxon, Chevron, and Mobil? 3. The most-liked tweet in Twitter history was posted on what actor's account on August 29, 2020? 4. What Thr...
by MNNavy
Tue Nov 03 6:30 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 8348
Views: 620539

Re: Totally Random Trivia

Tuesday, November 3 Five questions to wake up your noodle. Answers in tomorrow's email. 1. Savory, marjoram, rosemary, thyme, and oregano are traditionally combined into an herb mixture in what region of southeast France? 2. There are two U.S. states that don't observe Daylight Savings Time. Name b...
by MNNavy
Mon Nov 02 12:35 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: NFL NEWS
Replies: 16285
Views: 1101387

Re: NFL NEWS

Packers RB AJ Dillon tests positive for COVID
by MNNavy
Sun Nov 01 3:28 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Vikings 2020 season
Replies: 829
Views: 32003

Re: Vikings 2020 season

Rewatching the last minute of the game...

On the play where Erin clocks the ball, the left foot of #83 for the mold and gold is clearly offside. Should have been 5 yards and a 10 sec runoff. Didnt affect the outcome, but a clear miss by the zebras.
by MNNavy
Sun Nov 01 3:14 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Vikings 2020 season
Replies: 829
Views: 32003

Re: Vikings 2020 season

Tank for Trevor.
The dream is dead.
by MNNavy
Fri Oct 30 7:01 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Music Never Stopped: What Are You Listening To?
Replies: 1013
Views: 112422

Re: The Music Never Stopped: What Are You Listening To?

RIP Billy Joe Shaver

He never gained acclaim as a singer, but he was probably the most iconic songwriter of the Outlaw Country movement.
by MNNavy
Fri Oct 30 6:55 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 8348
Views: 620539

Re: Totally Random Trivia

Seeing as how questions 1-4 have already been answered, I guess I'll settle for answering #5.

5. Grace Slick
by MNNavy
Thu Oct 29 7:09 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 8348
Views: 620539

Re: Totally Random Trivia

3. Eggs
by MNNavy
Tue Oct 27 6:32 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 8348
Views: 620539

Re: Totally Random Trivia

2. There are two equatorial countries—i.e. countries physically traversed by the Equator—where English is an official language. Both are located on what continent? 3. There were three primary orders in ancient Greek architecture. The last and most ornate of them derived from what Greek city-state? ...
by MNNavy
Tue Oct 27 6:28 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 8348
Views: 620539

Re: Totally Random Trivia

2. What kind of hat appears on the labels of the Fess Parker Winery and Vineyard? 3. What rotating component in an internal combustion engine converts the movement of the pistons into rotational energy? 4. Greg Abbott of Texas is the third U.S. governor to permanently use a wheelchair, following wh...
by MNNavy
Mon Oct 26 3:42 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2020 Season
Replies: 657
Views: 21152

Re: Gopher Football 2020 Season

Bonin21 wrote:
Mon Oct 26 3:24 pm
Extra eligibility won't be a factor. He'll go to the draft before he's a senior.
He's currently a junior, so you're saying he'll go pro after this season?
by MNNavy
Mon Oct 26 10:16 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 8348
Views: 620539

Re: Totally Random Trivia

Karlsson wrote:
Mon Oct 26 9:55 am
Greyeagle wrote:
Mon Oct 26 7:13 am
2. Jaguar ??
3. Must be "Make him an offer he can't refuse"
Has to be. I think Brando also delivers number three on this list, but can’t be certain without looking it up.
You are correct.
by MNNavy
Fri Oct 23 7:22 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 8348
Views: 620539

Re: Totally Random Trivia

2. The Gray Lady
by MNNavy
Thu Oct 22 12:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Local Broadcasting/Media
Replies: 7623
Views: 821309

Re: Local Broadcasting/Media

Just received this email from Hulu “Starting on October 23, 2020 Hulu will no longer have the rights to distribute certain Regional Sports Networks (RSNs) that are currently included with your Hulu + Live TV plan. While we were unable to reach an agreement with Sinclair Broadcast Group to continue ...
by MNNavy
Thu Oct 22 6:58 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Simple Pleasures...
Replies: 22262
Views: 1621295

Re: Simple Pleasures...

Glad you're enjoying your newfound pastime. If you ever decide to try and get into deer hunting, the DNR has a 10-part Learn to Deer Hunt program on their website. I "audited" a couple sessions (hey, you're never too old or experienced to learn a thing or two), and they seemed pretty well run.
by MNNavy
Thu Oct 22 6:54 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 8348
Views: 620539

Re: Totally Random Trivia

1. Minestrone?
5. lamb
by MNNavy
Wed Oct 21 6:44 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 8348
Views: 620539

Re: Totally Random Trivia

3. “Benelux” is an economic union of what three European nations? 4. NBC debuted its famous peacock logo in 1956. This new logo intended to highlight what recent change in their broadcast? 5. What Warner Brothers character’s Latin name is, according to several cartoons, Caninus nervous rex? 3. Belg...
by MNNavy
Tue Oct 20 6:56 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 8348
Views: 620539

Re: Totally Random Trivia

Zwak wrote:
Tue Oct 20 6:25 am
Tuesday, October 20

2. According to tradition, what material should your first anniversary gift be made of? Paper
5. Saint Croix, Saint John, and Saint Thomas are three of the primary islands making up what overseas U.S. territory? The Virgin Islands
by MNNavy
Fri Oct 16 6:42 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 8348
Views: 620539

Re: Totally Random Trivia

1. Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia, Thailand, ???
5. The Magician's Nephew
by MNNavy
Tue Oct 13 8:51 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: NHL 2019-20 season
Replies: 570
Views: 43908

Re: NHL 2019-20 season

YoungEagle wrote:
Tue Oct 13 8:41 am
Karlsson wrote:
Mon Oct 12 8:09 pm
Nate Schmidt is a Canuck.

Blech.
I think that is going to be a fantastic fit for him. And they only gave up a second third rounder to do it. Canucks are going to be good.
FYP

by MNNavy
Mon Oct 12 2:52 pm
Forum: College Hockey
Topic: NCAA Hockey 2020-2021 Season
Replies: 490
Views: 27567

Re: NCAA hockey 2020-2021 season

Bonin21 wrote:
Mon Oct 12 2:04 pm
between Thanksgiving and November
:confused2:

I'm guessing you meant between Thanksgiving and Christmas???
by MNNavy
Mon Oct 12 7:08 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 8348
Views: 620539

Re: Totally Random Trivia

Zwak wrote:
Mon Oct 12 6:55 am
5. Montpelier, Vermont. (Up until about 2 years ago Vermont was the only state without a Target)
I saw your original answer... :wink:
by MNNavy
Mon Oct 12 6:59 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 8348
Views: 620539

Re: Totally Random Trivia

2. 0.1
3. North
by MNNavy
Fri Oct 09 6:21 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 8348
Views: 620539

Re: Totally Random Trivia

2. Brazil
3. Kon Tiki
by MNNavy
Thu Oct 08 11:57 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Things That Stick In Your Craw
Replies: 4057
Views: 319982

Re: Things That Stick In Your Craw

Bertogliat wrote:
Wed Oct 07 10:39 pm
It’s 49 degrees outside and my neighbors AC condenser fan just fired up.
Are you sure it's an AC, and not a heat pump?
by MNNavy
Wed Oct 07 6:46 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 8348
Views: 620539

Re: Totally Random Trivia

2. Honolulu
3. Trident
4. Washington, Hamilton, and Franklin
by MNNavy
Tue Oct 06 6:58 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 8348
Views: 620539

Re: Totally Random Trivia

2. First established in 1998, and a subsidiary of eBay from 2002-2015, what money-transfer company was originally called Confinity?

PayPal
by MNNavy
Mon Oct 05 6:48 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 8348
Views: 620539

Re: Totally Random Trivia

1. Mike Tyson
by MNNavy
Fri Oct 02 7:02 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 8348
Views: 620539

Re: Totally Random Trivia

3. Nehru - I don't know his first name.
by MNNavy
Thu Oct 01 6:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Music Never Stopped: What Are You Listening To?
Replies: 1013
Views: 112422

Re: The Music Never Stopped: What Are You Listening To?

OBTW, for those who missed it...

RIP Mac Davis.




ETA: In a statement released by his family, they confirmed that he will, per the song's closing lines, be buried in Lubbock, Texas, in blue jeans.
by MNNavy
Thu Oct 01 2:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Music Never Stopped: What Are You Listening To?
Replies: 1013
Views: 112422

Re: The Music Never Stopped: What Are You Listening To?

Fishing in the Dark - Nitty Gritty Dirt Band
Wynonna Judd - it doesn't matter what song, I hate 'em all
by MNNavy
Wed Sep 30 7:17 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 8348
Views: 620539

Re: Totally Random Trivia

4. Merchant of Venice
by MNNavy
Tue Sep 29 7:06 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 8348
Views: 620539

Re: Totally Random Trivia

1. The Louvre is the world’s largest museum. What is the world’s largest museum complex?
The Smithsonian?
by MNNavy
Mon Sep 28 7:06 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 8348
Views: 620539

Re: Totally Random Trivia

1. Arizona, Alaska, Hawaii, New Mexico, Oklahoma
4. sleeves
by MNNavy
Thu Sep 24 8:49 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 8348
Views: 620539

Re: Totally Random Trivia

2. Washington Nationals
by MNNavy
Wed Sep 23 1:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 8348
Views: 620539

Re: Totally Random Trivia

4. Sinbad
by MNNavy
Tue Sep 22 6:51 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 8348
Views: 620539

Re: Totally Random Trivia

2. Marie Curie
by MNNavy
Thu Sep 17 6:46 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 8348
Views: 620539

Re: Totally Random Trivia

3. AOC (Alexandria Ocasio Cortez)
4. CFC (chlorofluorocarbon)
by MNNavy
Wed Sep 16 6:54 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 8348
Views: 620539

Re: Totally Random Trivia

2. Government of the people, by the people, for the people.
5. Janus
by MNNavy
Tue Sep 15 8:55 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 8348
Views: 620539

Re: Totally Random Trivia

Zwak wrote:
Tue Sep 15 8:17 am
3. Though they can only be found in South America, what snake gets its name from the Sinhala language of Sri Lanka, meaning “elephant killer”?
Anaconda
by MNNavy
Tue Sep 15 6:46 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 8348
Views: 620539

Re: Totally Random Trivia

6. Oak leaf
by MNNavy
Fri Sep 11 7:08 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 8348
Views: 620539

Re: Totally Random Trivia

Viking wrote:
Fri Sep 11 7:04 am
1. Dove
5. Chile
1. The other bird was a raven.
by MNNavy
Thu Sep 10 9:46 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: WEATHERMANIA
Replies: 6392
Views: 529251

Re: WEATHERMANIA

D2D wrote:
Thu Sep 10 9:24 am
Bertogliat wrote:
Thu Sep 10 6:56 am
Frost on roofs and grass. If the same thing happened at MSP this has to be one of the earliest freezes for MInneapolis.
I believe we set a record yesterday for the lowest high temperature.
You are correct. Official high yesterday was 50°. Previous record low high temp was 55°.
by MNNavy
Thu Sep 10 9:07 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 8348
Views: 620539

Re: Totally Random Trivia

3. Barry
4. Almond
by MNNavy
Tue Sep 08 9:16 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 8348
Views: 620539

Re: Totally Random Trivia

4. Zero. She was never convicted.
by MNNavy
Tue Sep 08 6:45 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 8348
Views: 620539

Re: Totally Random Trivia

6. Wyatt Earp
by MNNavy
Mon Sep 07 7:53 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 8348
Views: 620539

Re: Totally Random Trivia

1. Dover, DE; Honolulu, HI; Indianapolis, IN; and Oklahoma City , OK


D@mn! davescharf beat me to it.
by MNNavy
Wed Sep 02 7:54 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: MLB News
Replies: 6961
Views: 548024

Re: MLB News

frozen4champs wrote:
Wed Sep 02 7:29 pm
:(
by MNNavy
Wed Sep 02 3:35 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Minnesota Twins 2014 - ∞: To Infinity & Beyond!
Replies: 19645
Views: 1341538

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

Any word on who will replace him in the booth?

Please, God, don't let it be Roy Smalley.
by MNNavy
Wed Sep 02 6:52 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 8348
Views: 620539

Re: Totally Random Trivia

3. Versailles