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by Giff
Mon Apr 12, 2021 3:46 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Getting the spins
Replies: 2606
Views: 153585

Re: Getting the spins

I need someone to help me with the Rhiannon Giddens love.
by Giff
Mon Apr 12, 2021 3:27 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Guns: Infinity
Replies: 761
Views: 44932

Re: Guns: Infinity

Knoxville, it's your turn!
by Giff
Mon Apr 12, 2021 2:26 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Swamp Quarantine-ish Movie Night - Grosse Pointe Blank (1997), Thursday, April 16, 9 PM ET
Replies: 3
Views: 36

Re: Swamp Quarantine-ish Movie Night - Grosse Pointe Blank (1997), Thursday, April 16, 9 PM ET

We've had other truly outstanding flicks - Jackie Brown and Bottle Rocket to name a couple.
by Giff
Mon Apr 12, 2021 11:01 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Swamp Quarantine-ish Movie Night - Grosse Pointe Blank (1997), Thursday, April 16, 9 PM ET
Replies: 3
Views: 36

Re: Swamp Quarantine-ish Movie Night - Grosse Pointe Blank (1997), Thursday, April 16, 9 PM ET

One of my all-time favorites. The Sargent Pepper line gets me every single time.
by Giff
Mon Apr 12, 2021 9:17 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: 2021 Masters (the Golf One)
Replies: 98
Views: 856

Re: 2021 Masters (the Golf One)

To me, it's no different than two other English-speaking examples that went viral this weekend.
by Giff
Mon Apr 12, 2021 9:17 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: 2021 Masters (the Golf One)
Replies: 98
Views: 856

Re: 2021 Masters (the Golf One)

A_B wrote:
Wed Apr 07, 2021 1:45 pm
If you want to venmo me:


@A-B-5

but it is my full name spelled out but keep the dashes. PM me if it you can't find me.

Paypal is adbond at the google electronic mail service
Money sent.
by Giff
Fri Apr 09, 2021 12:16 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Cultural Blind Spots
Replies: 470
Views: 16704

Re: Cultural Blind Spots

There was an entire post in that thread where I knew all the words in the post, but had no idea what they meant when put in that sequence.
by Giff
Fri Apr 09, 2021 10:59 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: The Autism Thread
Replies: 231
Views: 15776

Re: The Autism Thread

I have to say one of the things I love about this place is the amazing parents everyone seems to be. bfj, you're awesome.
by Giff
Fri Apr 09, 2021 10:53 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: A Nasty Stiffarm
Replies: 152
Views: 1612

Re: A Nasty Stiffarm

Same!
by Giff
Fri Apr 09, 2021 10:50 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: 2021 MLB Regular Season Thread
Replies: 96
Views: 1179

Re: 2021 MLB Regular Season Thread

Buster Olney clutching pearls over the report about Bauer's balls is something else.
by Giff
Fri Apr 09, 2021 9:10 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Racism
Replies: 1173
Views: 57754

Re: Racism

Yeah, there's really not much the defense has now. The testimony yesterday that a healthy person would've died too was pretty damning, IMO. Also, the bystander testimonies are just gut-wrenching. The guilt they're going to carry the rest of their lives because of this racist piece of shit is so sad...
by Giff
Fri Apr 09, 2021 8:38 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Racism
Replies: 1173
Views: 57754

Re: Racism

Yeah, there's really not much the defense has now. The testimony yesterday that a healthy person would've died too was pretty damning, IMO. Also, the bystander testimonies are just gut-wrenching. The guilt they're going to carry the rest of their lives because of this racist piece of shit is so sad....
by Giff
Thu Apr 08, 2021 5:54 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: James Hampton
Replies: 1
Views: 69

Re: James Hampton

I legit read James Harden and thought at least we got more for him than we'll get for Watson. Realized my mistake before I could get too sad.
by Giff
Thu Apr 08, 2021 5:49 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: 2021 MLB Regular Season Thread
Replies: 96
Views: 1179

Re: 2021 MLB Regular Season Thread

I'm sure I can be proven wrong quickly, but I'm not remembering an official coming out so soon with a "yeah I fucked up".
by Giff
Thu Apr 08, 2021 2:00 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: A Nasty Stiffarm
Replies: 152
Views: 1612

Re: A Nasty Stiffarm

I definitely sit down at night. I'm in no mood to stand up that long at 2:45am and find sitting helps me fall back asleep better.
by Giff
Thu Apr 08, 2021 1:28 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: 2021 NFL Black Sunday Night, Etc.
Replies: 463
Views: 6639

Re: 2021 NFL Black Sunday Night, Etc.

You literally just told us what anyone who read the article knew. It's absolute fucking bullshit to say anyone is justifying this.
by Giff
Thu Apr 08, 2021 1:27 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: A Nasty Stiffarm
Replies: 152
Views: 1612

Re: A Nasty Stiffarm

I've fainted twice in my life and they both sound like what Sybian goes through. The first time happened at the bar I used to frequent almost daily from 06-08. A couple days later it started to happen again and I let the bartender know. She did what Syb's nurse did and immediately got me a cold towe...
by Giff
Thu Apr 08, 2021 1:11 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Swamply Connect (Now Scheduling Games)
Replies: 263
Views: 3243

Re: Swamply Connect (Now Scheduling Games)

I'm jealous you've never heard that term.

Also of your score. 2/10.
by Giff
Thu Apr 08, 2021 11:33 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: 2021 NFL Black Sunday Night, Etc.
Replies: 463
Views: 6639

Re: 2021 NFL Black Sunday Night, Etc.

I'm sure it plays a part. But his brain just didn't randomly make him walk over to his neighbors house and kill 5 people. I feel like something had to have sparked it.
by Giff
Thu Apr 08, 2021 11:32 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Getting the spins
Replies: 2606
Views: 153585

Re: Getting the spins

I'll meet y'all in Santa Fe.
by Giff
Thu Apr 08, 2021 10:47 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: 2021 NFL Black Sunday Night, Etc.
Replies: 463
Views: 6639

Re: 2021 NFL Black Sunday Night, Etc.

That's pretty young.
by Giff
Thu Apr 08, 2021 9:33 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: 2021 Masters (the Golf One)
Replies: 98
Views: 856

Re: 2021 Masters (the Golf One)

It has to be the texture...I love mayo. I admittedly haven't tried it in somewhat close to 40 years, but I still have a visceral reaction when I think of it.
by Giff
Thu Apr 08, 2021 9:24 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: 2021 Masters (the Golf One)
Replies: 98
Views: 856

Re: 2021 Masters (the Golf One)

I'm not outwardly objectionable to many foods, but that's probably at the top of the list.
by Giff
Thu Apr 08, 2021 9:23 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: 2021 NFL Black Sunday Night, Etc.
Replies: 463
Views: 6639

Re: 2021 NFL Black Sunday Night, Etc.

Awful story. I wonder what the backstory is on that.
by Giff
Thu Apr 08, 2021 9:16 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: A Nasty Stiffarm
Replies: 152
Views: 1612

Re: A Nasty Stiffarm

govmentchedda wrote:
Wed Apr 07, 2021 3:25 pm
There's a Johnson and Johnson joke in here somewhere.
You rang?
by Giff
Thu Apr 08, 2021 9:11 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: 2021 NFL Black Sunday Night, Etc.
Replies: 463
Views: 6639

Re: 2021 NFL Black Sunday Night, Etc.

Johnnie wrote:
Wed Apr 07, 2021 7:42 pm
Former NFL player Travis Rudolph was just arrested on first degree murder charges. You may remember him from this:

And not even the worst day for an ex-NFL player!
by Giff
Wed Apr 07, 2021 12:46 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Not so funny real life Capt Trips thread
Replies: 4161
Views: 83316

Re: Not so funny real life Capt Trips thread

Brother in-law in California: Man, your sister is in a really dark place after your dad's death and we've tried everything to help. Any chance the siblings could come out and help her?

Me: Hold on, let me see if Quinn Norton, whoever the fuck that is, will hate me or not.
by Giff
Wed Apr 07, 2021 12:41 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Not so funny real life Capt Trips thread
Replies: 4161
Views: 83316

Re: Not so funny real life Capt Trips thread

That author is going to hate a whole lot of people, including me and probably a whole lot of her Patreons she thanks in the end. She goes a little too far and probably gives herself too much credit, IMO.
by Giff
Wed Apr 07, 2021 12:29 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: A Nasty Stiffarm
Replies: 152
Views: 1612

Re: A Nasty Stiffarm

Don't know what to do,
Next thing you turn around and find the person with COVID isn't you
by Giff
Wed Apr 07, 2021 12:01 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: 2021 Masters (the Golf One)
Replies: 98
Views: 856

Re: 2021 Masters (the Golf One)

LOL I'm in now for $. No idea why it finally took something when I typed 69 at the end though, but nice that it's working.
by Giff
Wed Apr 07, 2021 11:58 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: 2021 Masters (the Golf One)
Replies: 98
Views: 856

Re: 2021 Masters (the Golf One)

I keep getting invalid username when I try to join league no matter what I pick.
by Giff
Tue Apr 06, 2021 3:23 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: 2021 NCAA Tournament
Replies: 305
Views: 3082

Re: 2021 NCAA Tournament

In the Bliss case, yes. In the Briles case, no. Anyway, I'm going to bow out of this convo. I'm way too emotionally invested in Baylor currently, basketball in particular, because of what my family has gone through the last 11 months. So I'll relish elsewhere this amazing team and what they accompli...
by Giff
Tue Apr 06, 2021 2:00 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: 2021 NCAA Tournament
Replies: 305
Views: 3082

Re: 2021 NCAA Tournament

They had a half-season suspension (no conference games in 05-06) which is probably one of the harshest in history. I get the football hate and absolutely agree with it, but the basketball one was not an institutional thing. As soon as Baylor found out about it, they took action. It's not like the en...
by Giff
Tue Apr 06, 2021 1:38 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: 2021 NCAA Tournament
Replies: 305
Views: 3082

Re: 2021 NCAA Tournament

Fair or not (it's arguable), folks aren't so quick to forgive or forget considering how badly so many Baylor fans showed their asses during the Art Briles fiasco. Then you have schools like LSU whose fans don't even get a chance to show their asses because no one cares when it happens at an actual ...
by Giff
Tue Apr 06, 2021 11:19 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: 2021 NCAA Tournament
Replies: 305
Views: 3082

Re: 2021 NCAA Tournament

I remember all they talked about during UNC's most recent championship was their academic cheating scandal. It completely overshadowed the game and rightfully so!
by Giff
Mon Apr 05, 2021 11:41 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Not so funny real life Capt Trips thread
Replies: 4161
Views: 83316

Re: Not so funny real life Capt Trips thread

I nearly made it through this without having to be tested, but that ends this afternoon due to a colonoscopy I have scheduled for Friday. They apparently don't care yet if you've been vaccinated.
by Giff
Mon Apr 05, 2021 10:49 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: 2021 MLB Regular Season Thread
Replies: 96
Views: 1179

Re: 2021 MLB Regular Season Thread

BANG! BANG! BANG!
by Giff
Mon Apr 05, 2021 10:42 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: The Pot Thread
Replies: 642
Views: 32456

Re: The Pot Thread

My friend who retired from the military a couple years ago sent me photos of the mauiwowie oils for his pen and is like "Gunna smoke this and go to the supermarket with my Air Pods in. I'll be in my own little world. It's awesome." Oh, and New Mexico is finally legalizing weed. Took a minute to fig...
by Giff
Mon Apr 05, 2021 10:37 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: OFFICIAL Eat Right & Get Fit Challenge
Replies: 1168
Views: 77030

Re: OFFICIAL Eat Right & Get Fit Challenge

Colonscopy on Friday, so there's another 5 pounds or so I hope.
by Giff
Fri Apr 02, 2021 1:14 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: OFFICIAL Eat Right & Get Fit Challenge
Replies: 1168
Views: 77030

Re: OFFICIAL Eat Right & Get Fit Challenge

I am below 250 on the home scale. 25.8 total pounds lost since mid february last year. Still increasing veggies and eating smaller lunch portions. Taking off more nights drinking, too. I'd be fairly pleased if I could get into the mid 230s and stay there. I will say that after I shaved to just a go...