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by phxgators
Fri May 14, 2021 9:36 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Car buying
Replies: 407
Views: 24601

Re: Car buying

Lots of supercharging options
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by phxgators
Fri May 14, 2021 8:55 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Car buying
Replies: 407
Views: 24601

Re: Car buying

I think the Supercharger network is going to be the real differentiator over time for Tesla. Having a network of fast charging stations set up all over the country really does make it reasonable to drive an EV on long trips. That being said, I am really happy there are finally starting to be more EV...
by phxgators
Fri May 14, 2021 1:34 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: A Nasty Stiffarm
Replies: 348
Views: 5824

Re: A Nasty Stiffarm

12 yr old currently getting shot #1. 9 yr old is very jealous.
by phxgators
Mon May 10, 2021 8:08 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Well, That Sucked
Replies: 46
Views: 501

Re: Well, That Sucked

That's scary! Glad you caught it in time!
by phxgators
Wed May 05, 2021 2:31 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: CUBE LIFE! Office Etiquette
Replies: 1359
Views: 54601

Re: CUBE LIFE! Office Etiquette

We specifically don't have built in web cams on our laptops for security reasons, so video is unusual. I was given a separate web cam, since I'm a manager. I've used it exactly once. I work in a group of ~25 and because I started during covid I only know what 6 or 7 look like. My last place required...
by phxgators
Mon May 03, 2021 7:37 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Rants 2?
Replies: 855
Views: 41753

Re: Rants 2?

That's horrible, but it's good she has you for support. Even from a distance.
by phxgators
Mon Apr 26, 2021 9:24 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: CUBE LIFE! Office Etiquette
Replies: 1359
Views: 54601

Re: CUBE LIFE! Office Etiquette

Happy for you. I reached that point with a job several years back but wasn't in a financial position to do it. Good for you and hope you enjoy that time you're setting aside for yourself.
by phxgators
Sat Apr 24, 2021 1:23 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: A Nasty Stiffarm
Replies: 348
Views: 5824

Re: A Nasty Stiffarm

Moderna shot 2 wrecked me last night around midnight, about 12 hours after getting the shot. Fever, chills, nausea... Couldn't lay on my side without feeling nauseous. Very little sleep.

Totally worth it.
by phxgators
Tue Apr 20, 2021 2:23 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: FUCK SUPER LEAGUE
Replies: 145
Views: 1542

Re: FUCK SUPER LEAGUE

tennbengal wrote:
Tue Apr 20, 2021 1:41 pm
Kronke, John Henry and Glazers selling the others on this is hilarious. This is too wonderful, watching it unravel this quickly.
Fuck Kroenke.
by phxgators
Mon Apr 19, 2021 12:20 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Random Thoughts About Thoughts Random
Replies: 6384
Views: 313520

Re: Random Thoughts About Thoughts Random

Next door neighbors got $40k over asking (I think it was priced $15-20k too low, fwiw), plus 2 months free rent after closing so the kids can finish the school year.
by phxgators
Mon Apr 19, 2021 11:08 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Random Thoughts About Thoughts Random
Replies: 6384
Views: 313520

Re: Random Thoughts About Thoughts Random

The housing market here is insane, and has been for a while. First time I’ve seen anything like this though.
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by phxgators
Mon Apr 19, 2021 10:41 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Investment advice
Replies: 329
Views: 9132

Re: Investment advice

The investor part of me does worry about that, but their pace of innovation keeps them ahead, I guess. We keep hearing about the upcoming "tesla-killers", but they've been coming for years now. The Audi, Porsche, etc EVs are great additions to the market, but still behind Tesla. Glad we're finally s...
by phxgators
Mon Apr 19, 2021 10:17 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Investment advice
Replies: 329
Views: 9132

Re: Investment advice

Yes, there is a cult atmosphere around Tesla and, more specifically, Elon Musk. It's toxic. But also should not be a reason to not buy a Tesla. There has been a ton of misinformation about the company over most of the last decade. Short sellers kept the stock price suppressed for years, only recentl...
by phxgators
Sun Apr 18, 2021 11:25 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Investment advice
Replies: 329
Views: 9132

Re: Investment advice

You can debate whether you think it's worth it. I clearly do, for lots of reasons.

I've got lots of issues with EM myself, but the tunnel argument is silly. Rockets existed, cars existed. Doesn't mean there wasn't a better product to be made.
by phxgators
Sun Apr 18, 2021 8:39 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Investment advice
Replies: 329
Views: 9132

Re: Investment advice

I'm not trying to shit on Tesla, mind you. I honestly want one but they're so expensive for me still. I just found the story intriguing and figured I'd share it. Any saltines in my response wasn't intended to be aimed at you, my apologies. Just tired of the media doing this every time a moron does ...
by phxgators
Sun Apr 18, 2021 5:01 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Investment advice
Replies: 329
Views: 9132

Re: Investment advice

The battery just kept reigniting. Yes, batteries can catch fire in extreme conditions. And it can be a runaway fire if you really do something stupid like not have anyone in the driver's seat and get it wrapped around a tree at high speed. When was the last time it was "news" when a gas powered car...
by phxgators
Wed Apr 14, 2021 6:34 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Not so funny real life Capt Trips thread
Replies: 4267
Views: 88577

Re: Not so funny real life Capt Trips thread

They claim its tyranny to make their kids wear masks and that's why they haven't sent them back. I've periodically asked my oldest if they ever have issues with kids not wearing masks at school. Her response, giving me a glimpse into her teenage years, is always a smartass no. The first time I aske...
by phxgators
Wed Apr 14, 2021 1:32 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Not so funny real life Capt Trips thread
Replies: 4267
Views: 88577

Re: Not so funny real life Capt Trips thread

He decided not to make them attend everyday, except for Fridays so they can attend meetings (that they could attend remotely). It was under the guise of getting them acclimated back to being in school. I feel like so much of this back-to-the-classroom stuff is either listening to the loudest whinin...
by phxgators
Fri Apr 02, 2021 1:08 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: NCAA Basketball - 2020 Offseason/Season
Replies: 297
Views: 4509

Re: NCAA Basketball - 2020 Offseason/Season

sancarlos wrote:
Fri Apr 02, 2021 12:51 pm
Is there some known reason why all these guys are saying FU to UF?
Nothing specific that I've heard, other than maybe the team consistently underachieving based on the supposed caliber of players being brought in.
by phxgators
Fri Apr 02, 2021 11:17 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: NCAA Basketball - 2020 Offseason/Season
Replies: 297
Views: 4509

Re: NCAA Basketball - 2020 Offseason/Season

And another one...

by phxgators
Fri Apr 02, 2021 8:54 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Phones & Cases And Such
Replies: 234
Views: 9556

Re: Phones & Cases And Such

Great, going to check both of those out. Thanks guys!
by phxgators
Thu Apr 01, 2021 9:57 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Phones & Cases And Such
Replies: 234
Views: 9556

Re: Phones & Cases And Such

Updating to the iphone 12 and looking at cases. We've used OtterBox for years and had great luck with them, but all the colors seem the same as 10 years ago. Looking around at other places and it's the same black, blue, clear, etc.

Anyone have other brands they like?
by phxgators
Wed Mar 31, 2021 10:22 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Not so funny real life Capt Trips thread
Replies: 4267
Views: 88577

Re: Not so funny real life Capt Trips thread

Send some vaxxes to Colorado plz. Was able to get on a "no-waste" list at a king sooper's in Loveland. Got my first shot late last week. Might be worth giving them a call to see if you can get on that list, it appeared to be pretty short. Don't know how opening up the shots to everyone this week wi...
by phxgators
Tue Mar 30, 2021 7:50 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: NCAA Basketball - 2020 Offseason/Season
Replies: 297
Views: 4509

Re: NCAA Basketball - 2020 Offseason/Season

Are they killing it in the transfer portal too? They did get Nembhard from Florida last year. Yeah, this has been a pattern under Mike White ETA: From https://www.espn.com/mens-college-basketball/story/_/id/31166008/omar-payne-joins-exodus-basketball-transfers-florida-gators?platform=amp The Gators...
by phxgators
Tue Mar 30, 2021 1:01 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: NCAA Basketball - 2020 Offseason/Season
Replies: 297
Views: 4509

Re: NCAA Basketball - 2020 Offseason/Season

Will the last one leaving the O'Dome please turn out the lights?

by phxgators
Mon Mar 22, 2021 9:33 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: The Mass Shootings Thread
Replies: 900
Views: 103044

Re: The Mass Shootings Thread

by phxgators
Mon Mar 22, 2021 9:12 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: NCAA Basketball - 2021 Offseason/Season
Replies: 41
Views: 437

Re: NCAA Basketball - 2021 Offseason/Season

Not enjoying the Waco hate FYI. It’s the Terre Haute of Texas. Never been there, but that's a hell of an insult to Waco. Aren't you originally from that neck of the woods? And I agree with you 110%. Yeah, grew up there. It was depressing enough then, last time I was back there was a little over 7 y...
by phxgators
Mon Mar 22, 2021 8:48 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: The Mass Shootings Thread
Replies: 900
Views: 103044

Re: The Mass Shootings Thread

A_B wrote:
Mon Mar 22, 2021 8:47 pm
tennbengal wrote:
Mon Mar 22, 2021 8:40 pm
Weird that Boulder police refusing to say how many died.
I’ve seen six all over the place. Is that not official?
Nothing official from the police. It's all sources and visual observation.

ETA:
by phxgators
Mon Mar 22, 2021 8:48 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: The Mass Shootings Thread
Replies: 900
Views: 103044

Re: The Mass Shootings Thread

tennbengal wrote:
Mon Mar 22, 2021 8:40 pm
Weird that Boulder police refusing to say how many died.
They made damn sure you know a cop died though.
by phxgators
Mon Mar 22, 2021 8:34 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: NCAA Basketball - 2021 Offseason/Season
Replies: 41
Views: 437

Re: NCAA Basketball - 2021 Offseason/Season

brian wrote:
Mon Mar 22, 2021 7:32 pm
Giff wrote:
Mon Mar 22, 2021 7:18 pm
Not enjoying the Waco hate FYI.
It’s the Terre Haute of Texas.
Never been there, but that's a hell of an insult to Waco.
by phxgators
Sun Mar 21, 2021 9:27 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: 2021 NCAA Tournament
Replies: 305
Views: 3791

Re: 2021 NCAA Tournament

Not even mad about the Gators tonight. But when you have your foot on their proverbial throats, why the fuck would you slow the game down and let them regroup?
by phxgators
Sun Mar 14, 2021 2:01 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: The Weather
Replies: 1816
Views: 80695

Re: The Weather

Colorado guys, you getting dumped on? I’m thinking not too many sundresses today? Snowing pretty hard this morning. Big flakes falling. Probably 8" right now after a disappointing mix of rain and snow yesterday during the day. Snowed hard at times but never accumulated that much. Expecting at least...
by phxgators
Sun Mar 14, 2021 10:18 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: The Weather
Replies: 1816
Views: 80695

Re: The Weather

Colorado guys, you getting dumped on? I’m thinking not too many sundresses today? Snowing pretty hard this morning. Big flakes falling. Probably 8" right now after a disappointing mix of rain and snow yesterday during the day. Snowed hard at times but never accumulated that much. Expecting at least...
by phxgators
Wed Mar 10, 2021 8:02 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: CUBE LIFE! Office Etiquette
Replies: 1359
Views: 54601

Re: CUBE LIFE! Office Etiquette

I've said this before, but Teams >>>>>> Skype. We can't transition to Teams fast enough.
by phxgators
Tue Feb 16, 2021 12:51 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: OFFICIAL Eat Right & Get Fit Challenge
Replies: 1195
Views: 77634

Re: OFFICIAL Eat Right & Get Fit Challenge

Not sure if this is the best place, but fit in with the discussion. For those of you going dry, these non-alcoholic craft beers are actually good. https://athleticbrewing.com/ Found them after learning of another, more local brewery, had a story in the Denver Post. They use a method of brewing as no...
by phxgators
Sun Feb 07, 2021 1:47 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Movies
Replies: 3406
Views: 232767

Re: Movies

We watched 'Tenet' last night.... Looked great...fun actors...but absolutely could not follow it at all. And we followed the advice I saw somewhere online to watch with the subtitles on. Didn't help. And wow....Elizabeth Debecki is really tall (6' 3")! Watched it last night too, had the same reacti...
by phxgators
Fri Feb 05, 2021 5:35 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: MLS 2021
Replies: 37
Views: 543

Re: MLS 2021

I'd take take delayed. Even the Rapids replays are blacked out on ESPN+. If we don't see them in person they have to be in national TV (lol) for us to see them. Doesn't help that Altitude doesn't appear to be in basic cable packages anymore either. (at least Xfinity) Altitude hasn't been on xfinity...
by phxgators
Fri Feb 05, 2021 3:01 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: MLS 2021
Replies: 37
Views: 543

Re: MLS 2021

I'd take take delayed. Even the Rapids replays are blacked out on ESPN+. If we don't see them in person they have to be in national TV (lol) for us to see them.
by phxgators
Tue Feb 02, 2021 11:20 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Winter Reading 2020/21
Replies: 38
Views: 497

Re: Winter Reading 2020/21

:Looks bitterly at you all reading for fun:
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by phxgators
Thu Jan 07, 2021 10:13 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: SACK TRICK!!!
Replies: 209
Views: 6533

Re: SACK TRICK!!!

Sorry to hear BSF. Hope you both are doing well.