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by duff
Tue Jul 28, 2020 4:10 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: 2020: The Democratic Presidential Nomination Thread
Replies: 4376
Views: 243340

Re: 2020: The Democratic Presidential Nomination Thread

Biden is at 50% in the 538 tracker. Was Hillary ever that high? She was not, but Trump's current 41.9% is actually 0.1% higher than he was on election day 2016. Do you know what Hillary’s and Trump’s polling percentages were at this point in 2016? I couldn’t find a link to the 2016 tracker over tim...
by duff
Tue Jul 28, 2020 2:22 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: The Captain Trips Anxiety thread
Replies: 1004
Views: 13957

Re: The Captain Trips Anxiety thread

There's a fundamental problem with the last 3 pages on this thread... It is not Trump propaganda to suggest that there are very serious and potentially long-lasting public health issues with not having (especially young) students not able to go to school... Many children only receive a steady diet ...
by duff
Tue Jul 28, 2020 11:58 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: The Captain Trips Anxiety thread
Replies: 1004
Views: 13957

Re: The Captain Trips Anxiety thread

Yeah to me dsafe makes the best points here but I figure they hire someone else until they can't anymore. And that's rightful. Folks have different circumstances and risk thresholds. You can't just hire teachers right off the fucking street. In some states there is a teacher shortage. Here in India...
by duff
Tue Jul 28, 2020 11:26 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: NFL Off-season 2020
Replies: 476
Views: 11500

Re: NFL Off-season 2020

Maybe because the league that hasn't ever given a shit about the health and safety of the players isn't going to give a shit about the health and safety of their current players.
by duff
Tue Jul 28, 2020 11:24 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: The Captain Trips Anxiety thread
Replies: 1004
Views: 13957

Re: The Captain Trips Anxiety thread

How do we all think a loved teacher dying from teaching affects the educational process of and results for young children? Who cares? Chances are "low" and it's not my family so fuck em! But it is my FUCKING family. And Cerrrano. And EdRomero. And BFJ's family and any others on here that have loved...
by duff
Tue Jul 28, 2020 10:07 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: The Captain Trips Anxiety thread
Replies: 1004
Views: 13957

Re: The Captain Trips Anxiety thread

School district where the wife teaches have decided to offer a hybrid schedule or total virtual learning. The hybrid schedule would be students last name A-K go to school on M and W and T and Th will be virtual learning for them. L-Z will be M and W virtual learning, T and Th in class. Friday is vir...
by duff
Fri Jul 24, 2020 4:43 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Pardon my Take Stuff
Replies: 46
Views: 1192

Re: Pardon my Take Stuff

Big Cat doesn't seem happy about it. Dan Katz can suck a big fucking dick. Oh, my boss is a MAGA idiot. How was I supposed to know? I just want to spew hate about women and minorities. He knows for whom he works. When barstool gets shut down, hopefully Katz goes down with it. That goes for anyone t...
by duff
Thu Jul 23, 2020 3:24 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Yet Another Dumb Way to Pass Time - PDX (1991) vs Ryan (1992)
Replies: 445
Views: 4117

Re: Yet Another Dumb Way to Pass Time - Cerrano (1997) vs Jerloma (1973)

Giff wrote:
Thu Jul 23, 2020 2:07 pm
More Alicia, but yup.
Fuck you! Liv is my hall pass for the past two decades.
by duff
Thu Jul 23, 2020 9:56 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: The Athletic Thread
Replies: 94
Views: 4080

Re: The Athletic Thread

Starting Lineup figurines collector group. Lots of us are in the sweet spot, age-wise, for this. My two Alan Trammell's (home, road) say hi from wherever I put them when we moved. The only remaining Starting LIneup figurine I have is Mike Greenwell. https://i.ebayimg.com/images/g/JfkAAOSwtglcdpaS/s...
by duff
Tue Jul 21, 2020 3:34 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: The Important Sounds of Things Falling Apart
Replies: 813
Views: 25134

Re: The Important Sounds of Things Falling Apart

Emails sent to both Senators and my Rep. Even played to Young's military career asking if this is why he served so the president could run roughshod over the Constitution.
by duff
Fri Jul 17, 2020 10:52 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: SWAMPCRASH - PRO BOWL (GAME ON)
Replies: 76
Views: 656

Re: SWAMPCRASH - PRO BOWL (questions posted)

Shirley wrote:
Fri Jul 17, 2020 10:49 am
I'm not sure I'm even supposed to be in this, but I just sent some answers.
It's the Pro Bowl. Anyone can play.
by duff
Thu Jul 16, 2020 4:14 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Upcoming Swamp Quarantine Movie Night Schedule
Replies: 30
Views: 381

Re: Upcoming Swamp Quarantine Movie Night Schedule

Remo Williams: The Adventure Begins (it sadly didn't)
or
Black Belt Jones (if we are okay with blaxplotation films)
by duff
Thu Jul 16, 2020 12:53 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: D&D Anyone?
Replies: 20
Views: 239

Re: D&D Anyone?

BSF21 wrote:
Thu Jul 16, 2020 8:48 am
duff wrote:
Wed Jul 15, 2020 3:24 pm
I am up for playing. I haven't played since 92 or so. It would be awesome to get a regular game going.
Ditto here except swap 92 for 02. I'd learn some new stuff.
Okay Jr.
by duff
Wed Jul 15, 2020 3:24 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: D&D Anyone?
Replies: 20
Views: 239

Re: D&D Anyone?

I am up for playing. I haven't played since 92 or so. It would be awesome to get a regular game going.
by duff
Tue Jul 14, 2020 11:42 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Random thoughts/images/shit that makes you feel old thread
Replies: 556
Views: 27947

Re: Random thoughts/images/shit that makes you feel old thread

On Sunday we were at a small family gathering celebrating our niece's HS graduation, and at some point she mentioned liking a rapper called Juice WRLD (I just looked up how to spell that) and her boyfriend lit up and talked about how much he likes him, too. Before I could even say I had never heard...
by duff
Mon Jul 13, 2020 4:31 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: The R--------s
Replies: 80
Views: 1299

Re: The Redskins

Washington Swamprats
by duff
Mon Jul 13, 2020 3:18 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: 2019-20 NBA Season
Replies: 441
Views: 27769

Re: 2019-20 NBA Season

Ryan wrote:
Mon Jul 13, 2020 3:14 pm
Took him 5 tries
5? More like 11.
by duff
Sun Jul 12, 2020 10:41 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Random thoughts/images/shit that makes you feel old thread
Replies: 556
Views: 27947

Re: Random thoughts/images/shit that makes you feel old thread

My daughter just said I am starting to look like Dr. Reed Richards (Mister Fantastic). And not because of my rugged good looks and ripped superhero body.
by duff
Sat Jul 11, 2020 11:57 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: The Important Sounds of Things Falling Apart
Replies: 813
Views: 25134

Re: The Important Sounds of Things Falling Apart

When I see that guy, I only think of Nathan Lane doing a pass poor Tony Montana.
by duff
Sat Jul 11, 2020 10:21 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Not so funny real life Capt Trips thread
Replies: 2891
Views: 54506

Re: Not so funny real life Capt Trips thread

DaveInSeattle wrote:
Sat Jul 11, 2020 10:14 am
A true patriot. Leaving his Earthly body on Merry Fucking Fireworks Day!
by duff
Fri Jul 10, 2020 4:13 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Random Thoughts About Thoughts Random
Replies: 5894
Views: 294233

Re: Random Thoughts About Thoughts Random

As we get used to that, there may be a later reckoning when we decide we are no longer comfortable with statues/schools/parks/states/etc named after Washington, Jefferson, Madison, etc. That'll be interesting. What will be interesting is how many people currently advocating for removing confederate...
by duff
Fri Jul 10, 2020 3:58 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Random Thoughts About Thoughts Random
Replies: 5894
Views: 294233

Re: Random Thoughts About Thoughts Random

The city I grew up in closed two of their high schools maybe 15-20 years ago. Now they only have one. They decided to keep Anderson High School, but there was debate on whether they should change the nickname and mascot. The city almost had a riot. So they are still the Anderson Indians. It would h...
by duff
Fri Jul 10, 2020 3:22 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Random Thoughts About Thoughts Random
Replies: 5894
Views: 294233

Re: Random Thoughts About Thoughts Random

So if my school changes its name, does my swamp handle have to change? Have to believe they keep W&L for branding..but maybe not...maybe I can just keep wlu and assume it is a typo. https://www.washingtonpost.com/education/2020/07/06/faculty-resoundingly-votes-change-name-washington-lee/ Not sure I...
by duff
Fri Jul 10, 2020 3:16 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Trump Admin Meltdown Thread Part V - All Hail King Donald, First of his name
Replies: 1269
Views: 25261

Re: Trump Admin Meltdown Thread Part V - All Hail King Donald, First of his name

200,000 dead. Soon. At some point, that matters. I think we are there. Yeah, his people are touting his amazing job because the experts predicted 2 million dead Americans, so Trump is phenomenal, and the Liberal Media is unfairly attacking him. Meanwhile, the asshole is threatening to cut funding t...
by duff
Fri Jul 10, 2020 3:10 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: SWAMPCRASH 2020 - DIVISIONAL ROUND
Replies: 69
Views: 619

Re: SWAMPCRASH 2020 - DIVISIONAL ROUND

Giff wrote:
Fri Jul 10, 2020 1:25 pm
Good game, Duff!
Thank you my friend. I am always worried about the sports questions. Can't believe Zeke Elliott was a 1 pointer.
by duff
Thu Jul 09, 2020 9:58 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Swamp Quarantine Movie Night - Red Dawn (1984), Thursday, July 9, 9 PM ET
Replies: 213
Views: 563

Re: Swamp Quarantine Movie Night - Red Dawn (1984), Thursday, July 9, 9 PM ET

Rocket launchers blow up tanks, but just knock snipers out of helicopters.
by duff
Thu Jul 09, 2020 9:05 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Swamp Quarantine Movie Night - Red Dawn (1984), Thursday, July 9, 9 PM ET
Replies: 213
Views: 563

Re: Swamp Quarantine Movie Night - Red Dawn (1984), Thursday, July 9, 9 PM ET

brian wrote:
Thu Jul 09, 2020 9:03 pm
Powers Fuckin Boothe.
So hard not to see him in anything but Deadwood.
by duff
Thu Jul 09, 2020 8:59 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Swamp Quarantine Movie Night - Red Dawn (1984), Thursday, July 9, 9 PM ET
Replies: 213
Views: 563

Re: Swamp Quarantine Movie Night - Red Dawn (1984), Thursday, July 9, 9 PM ET

Trained soldiers getting powned by a bunch of kids.
by duff
Thu Jul 09, 2020 8:57 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Swamp Quarantine Movie Night - Red Dawn (1984), Thursday, July 9, 9 PM ET
Replies: 213
Views: 563

Re: Swamp Quarantine Movie Night - Red Dawn (1984), Thursday, July 9, 9 PM ET

God damn, my favorite (or at least most remebered) part of the movie. Popping out of the foxholes.
by duff
Thu Jul 09, 2020 8:34 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Swamp Quarantine Movie Night - Red Dawn (1984), Thursday, July 9, 9 PM ET
Replies: 213
Views: 563

Re: Swamp Quarantine Movie Night - Red Dawn (1984), Thursday, July 9, 9 PM ET

Johnny Carwash wrote:
Thu Jul 09, 2020 8:30 pm
What the fuck with the blood drinking thing? Is that something real hunters ever do? Or is Milus trying to normalize one of his fetishes?
Sheen prefers tiger blood.
by duff
Thu Jul 09, 2020 8:22 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Swamp Quarantine Movie Night - Red Dawn (1984), Thursday, July 9, 9 PM ET
Replies: 213
Views: 563

Re: Swamp Quarantine Movie Night - Red Dawn (1984), Thursday, July 9, 9 PM ET

Giff wrote:
Thu Jul 09, 2020 8:22 pm
These dumbasses forgot bottled water.
They got cases of Coke and piss.
by duff
Thu Jul 09, 2020 8:21 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Swamp Quarantine Movie Night - Red Dawn (1984), Thursday, July 9, 9 PM ET
Replies: 213
Views: 563

Re: Swamp Quarantine Movie Night - Red Dawn (1984), Thursday, July 9, 9 PM ET

How did the Russians get tanks on the ground so fast?
by duff
Thu Jul 09, 2020 8:17 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Swamp Quarantine Movie Night - Red Dawn (1984), Thursday, July 9, 9 PM ET
Replies: 213
Views: 563

Re: Swamp Quarantine Movie Night - Red Dawn (1984), Thursday, July 9, 9 PM ET

DSafetyGuy wrote:
Thu Jul 09, 2020 8:17 pm
This isn't a great looking film, but those shots of the parachuting troops against that clear blue sky are beautiful.

I think we have a thing for skydiving movies.
only with Patrick swayzee