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andi*pandi
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Feb 13, 2020, 03:44 PM
 
google > phpbb = profit
     
subego
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Feb 15, 2020, 01:20 PM
 
I’m shocked we still have Google juice.
     
And.reg
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Feb 25, 2020, 08:27 PM
 
Why do I keep spilling dark balsamic vinegar on me when I'm wearing a bright blue shirt?
     
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Feb 27, 2020, 07:16 AM
 
Originally Posted by And.reg View Post
Why do I keep spilling dark balsamic vinegar on me when I'm wearing a bright blue shirt?
No idea. But if you can invent a blue vinegar the right shade, maybe you won't be able to see it if you spill.

https://www.buzzfeed.com/crystalro/b...e=bfocompareon
I have plenty of more important things to do, if only I could bring myself to do them....
     
subego
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Mar 11, 2020, 12:48 AM
 
Do you ever use a pre-flavored potato chip with dip?
     
Laminar
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Mar 11, 2020, 08:52 AM
 
Not quite potato, but Tostitos "Hint of Lime" tortilla chips are fantastic with salsa or guac.
     
subego
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Mar 11, 2020, 12:31 PM
 
Those are pretty good straight, too.

In fact, my number one pick next to freshly made.

Lime dust is best dust.
     
Laminar
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Mar 11, 2020, 01:12 PM
 
Anyone else try Popcorners?
     
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Mar 11, 2020, 01:43 PM
 
I’ve had Skinny Pop cakes, which look similar.

Far better than rice cakes.
     
andi*pandi
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Mar 11, 2020, 07:57 PM
 
We quite like popcorners. Kettle and cheese.
     
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Mar 12, 2020, 08:48 AM
 
Kettle are great. I try and divert the cheddar ones to the 2 year old so the rest of us don't have to suffer through them. But I don't like cheese powder. Give me Doritos or nothing. No in between.
     
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Mar 12, 2020, 12:07 PM
 
We get the costco variety pack. The plain/salt ones are too close to styrofoam for me, but husband likes them. I can deal with cheese powder but prefer the kettle. Kids would eat doritos every day all day long.
     
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Mar 13, 2020, 08:37 PM
 
What if I run out of toilet paper...
     
andi*pandi
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Mar 13, 2020, 11:40 PM
 
Use the sears catalog like your grandparents did.
     
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Mar 14, 2020, 07:13 AM
 
This is 2020. You'll have to use the Ikea catalog instead.
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Mar 14, 2020, 11:13 AM
 
I see a new purpose to receiving a daily newspaper... As long as you skip the glossy ads, anyway. ;D

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Mar 14, 2020, 03:15 PM
 
I'll just use some leftover snow and muddy leaves, no one will notice out he'ah...
     
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Mar 14, 2020, 03:57 PM
 
Originally Posted by ghporter View Post
I see a new purpose to receiving a daily newspaper... As long as you skip the glossy ads, anyway. ;D
Just checked two nearby papers. They're not drumming up paper subs yet. To not only support local news, but also personal insurance. A small paper supply delivered daily to your door.

This is how papers lost their Classified revenue to eBay and Craigslist. They were too slow, and the market was gone before they reacted. COVID-19 is the perfect opportunity to sell new print subscriptions, with generous discounts for an annual sub. Neither local paper seems to have thought of it. Just checked the LA Times, and they aren't talking up that angle either.

Edit: closest result, an Aussie paper printed 8 blank extra pages, as essential supplies. The editor claims though that it was not a crappy edition. But even they aren't drumming up the subscription angle.
     
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Mar 23, 2020, 12:59 AM
 
Not a question but a statement. I have a snoring problem and it has affected my quality of life. Feel tired during the day. Been taping my mouth shut at night the last two plus weeks and I can say from day one, that I’ve felt a lot better. A lot less tired during the day. First night I got one more hour of sleep also. Two weeks on, I still get about the same amount of sleep before mouth tape but I get a better quality sleep.

Advice is to use breathable tape and for someone to monitor you when you sleep for the first two days to see if breathing only through your nose is ok. Maybe record your sleep habits before and after.
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subego
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Mar 23, 2020, 11:04 AM
 
Have you had a sleep study? You may have sleep apnea.
     
mindwaves  (op)
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Mar 23, 2020, 07:36 PM
 
Never had a sleep study done before. Maybe I do have sleep apnea, but I'm ok doing what I do currently.
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