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by bfj
Wed Apr 14, 2021 6:29 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Prince Philip - Duke of Edinburgh
Replies: 20
Views: 323

Re: Prince Philip - Duke of Edinburgh

His uncle by marriage was also a Nazi sympathizer, likely not the only one in the British royal family by a long shot. Like his grandson? https://www.thetimes.co.uk/imageserver/image/%2Fmethode%2Ftimes%2Fprodmigration%2Fweb%2Fbin%2Fe3d0633d-5208-3136-a76a-3574395f8c32.jpg?crop=780%2C520%2C0%2C0&res...
by bfj
Wed Apr 14, 2021 8:24 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Podcasts
Replies: 1043
Views: 112447

Re: Podcasts

Well put. It's a podcast about how Reagan and the GOP created a lot more poverty and demonized black people even more. Then it ties tragic deaths of black basketball players into it. He was a great guest on Conan's podcast though.
by bfj
Mon Apr 12, 2021 1:34 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Official Pro Wrestling thread
Replies: 250
Views: 20907

Re: Official Pro Wrestling thread

I guess this is technically my first time ever paying for Wrestlemania since I’m paying Comcast and they’re giving me Peacock. I did watch the final match. Meh. Then I rewound and watched a match between Randy Orton and something called The Fiend with a creepy hot chick named Alexa Bliss. Meh From ...
by bfj
Sat Apr 10, 2021 12:03 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: The Autism Thread
Replies: 231
Views: 15779

Re: The Autism Thread

BCPS came back w a counter. Not even close, but it opens the door a crack for more negotiations. We put together our counter offer yesterday. We'll see what they say.
by bfj
Fri Apr 09, 2021 11:18 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Random thoughts/images/shit that makes you feel old thread
Replies: 723
Views: 33485

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

And we're three years away from the Brewers spending as much time in the NL as the AL. This is so wrong. But Yount was one of my favorites too. In the mid-1970s we spent our summers running a restaurant in Wisconsin, where Yount was a big deal. 1982 Orioles fan BFJ hates Robin Yount for his heroics...
by bfj
Fri Apr 09, 2021 11:07 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: The Autism Thread
Replies: 231
Views: 15779

Re: The Autism Thread

Giff wrote:
Fri Apr 09, 2021 10:59 am
I have to say one of the things I love about this place is the amazing parents everyone seems to be.
Seconded. The Proud Parents Thread is one that always puts a smile on my face. I was legit on the edge of my seat watching El Flaco's son tear ass around the track last week.
by bfj
Fri Apr 09, 2021 11:04 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: The Autism Thread
Replies: 231
Views: 15779

Re: The Autism Thread

Thanks for the love, it really does help since there aren't a whole lot of people I can talk about this with. My son is lucky to have my wife who is a special educator and a brilliant woman who doesn't tolerate fools (I'm the exception she makes). She knows what he's due and will accept nothing less...
by bfj
Fri Apr 09, 2021 9:36 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: The Autism Thread
Replies: 231
Views: 15779

Re: The Autism Thread

So our Due Process hearing is scheduled to start on April 21st. Our attorney filed a motion of partial summary judgment yesterday laying out all of the facts that are indisputable hoping to get a ruling on some of the main issues before we start. The main issue that we are basing this case on is tha...
by bfj
Tue Apr 06, 2021 10:20 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: The Pot Thread
Replies: 642
Views: 32457

Re: The Pot Thread

Coke cans, apples, carrots, toilet paper rolls, asthma inhaler cases (irony?), you name it. We smoked out of it. For a while the only place to buy bowls was in Georgetown at a place called Electro-Max.
by bfj
Tue Apr 06, 2021 5:26 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: The Pot Thread
Replies: 642
Views: 32457

Re: The Pot Thread

P.D.X. wrote:
Tue Apr 06, 2021 4:10 pm
What is he too good for a bucket and a 2-liter bottle?
Seriously. My buddy was McGuyver when it came to finding ways to smoke.
by bfj
Mon Apr 05, 2021 7:38 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Swamp Out of the Park Baseball 2020 - SEASON AWARDS
Replies: 242
Views: 3733

Re: Swamp Out of the Park Baseball 2020 - SEASON AWARDS

I’m just saying, I’d be down to do play by play for a Swamp Game of the Month. “Earlier today I said something that I am so ashamed of and I feel the need to tell you, our loyal fans that I am sor...and there’s a high fly ball to deep center, a 2 run shot from The Sybian...any way as I said I’m sor...
by bfj
Mon Apr 05, 2021 7:37 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Swamp Out of the Park Baseball 2020 - SEASON AWARDS
Replies: 242
Views: 3733

Re: Swamp Out of the Park Baseball 2020 - SEASON AWARDS

I was picturing a radio broadcast. Theaytre of the mind.
by bfj
Mon Apr 05, 2021 5:34 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Swamp Out of the Park Baseball 2020 - SEASON AWARDS
Replies: 242
Views: 3733

Re: Swamp Out of the Park Baseball 2020 - SEASON AWARDS

I’m just saying, I’d be down to do play by play for a Swamp Game of the Month.
by bfj
Sun Apr 04, 2021 5:44 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: 2021 MLB Regular Season Thread
Replies: 96
Views: 1213

Re: 2021 MLB Regular Season Thread

by bfj
Sat Apr 03, 2021 3:35 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: WRGPT 30
Replies: 71
Views: 598

Re: WRGPT 30

tennbengal wrote:
Sat Apr 03, 2021 2:46 pm
60 players left. I just doubled up to 1.34 million. Currently in the lead.

Go TB!
by bfj
Sat Apr 03, 2021 1:16 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: 2021 MLB Regular Season Thread
Replies: 96
Views: 1213

Re: 2021 MLB Regular Season Thread

Red Sox get their lead runner on. He is then picked off first after a lengthy replay revealed he was tagged on the sliding oven mitt hand after slipping off the base. Baseball. Red Sox broadcaster called it “ticky-tack” and said “come on, just play the game”. John Means looked nasty. Means was defi...
by bfj
Sat Apr 03, 2021 11:04 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: The Pot Thread
Replies: 642
Views: 32457

Re: The Pot Thread

MD shot down recreational use again.
by bfj
Sat Apr 03, 2021 11:03 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Swamply Connect (Now Scheduling Games)
Replies: 270
Views: 3315

Re: Swamply Connect (Now Scheduling Games)

7/10 on the Wall. I was happy with that.
by bfj
Sat Apr 03, 2021 10:41 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: 2021 MLB Regular Season Thread
Replies: 96
Views: 1213

Re: 2021 MLB Regular Season Thread

Ryan wrote:
Fri Apr 02, 2021 1:30 pm
Red Sox get their lead runner on. He is then picked off first after a lengthy replay revealed he was tagged on the sliding oven mitt hand after slipping off the base. Baseball.
Red Sox broadcaster called it “ticky-tack” and said “come on, just play the game”.

John Means looked nasty.
by bfj
Tue Mar 30, 2021 2:15 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: OFFICIAL Eat Right & Get Fit Challenge
Replies: 1168
Views: 77032

Re: OFFICIAL Eat Right & Get Fit Challenge

Still on the wagon. The scale (which I hate) read 295 this morning. That’s 30 lbs lost since November. I’m still trying to walk 30 minutes or more 4 days a week. I’m still eating the way I’m supposed to eat as a T2 diabetic. Low carbs, low sugar is a huge pain in the ass. I haven’t touched chocolat...
by bfj
Mon Mar 29, 2021 1:30 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Fantasy F1
Replies: 91
Views: 489

Re: Fantasy F1

I had to educate myself on the Q1, Q2, Q3 thing the other day. I had no idea what that was and why it was like that.
by bfj
Mon Mar 29, 2021 5:46 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Fantasy F1
Replies: 91
Views: 489

Re: Fantasy F1

All scores are updated and the leaderboard is visible.
by bfj
Sun Mar 28, 2021 8:10 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Fantasy F1
Replies: 91
Views: 489

Re: Fantasy F1

Nonlinear FC wrote:
Sun Mar 28, 2021 7:51 pm
I feel like an idiot, but I'm just not able to deal with the interface well. How are you guys seeing standings?
(In this instance) You’re no idiot. I just went through each team to see how many points they each had. Not sure when actual standings will post.
by bfj
Sun Mar 28, 2021 3:51 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Fantasy F1
Replies: 91
Views: 489

Re: Fantasy F1

Travzilla with a monster week! He’s your leader after Bahrain.
by bfj
Sun Mar 28, 2021 11:21 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Fantasy F1
Replies: 91
Views: 489

Re: Fantasy F1

Baloney wrote:
Sun Mar 28, 2021 11:04 am
That was me, bit late to the grid
Welcome!
by bfj
Sun Mar 28, 2021 11:00 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Fantasy F1
Replies: 91
Views: 489

Re: Fantasy F1

Who is Tony C? We had a 12th team sign up today.
by bfj
Sun Mar 28, 2021 10:10 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Fantasy F1
Replies: 91
Views: 489

Re: Fantasy F1

Nikita MazeSPIN spins out after 3 turns. “There’s no reason to spin out when you have the slowest car on the grid”.
by bfj
Sat Mar 27, 2021 9:16 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Proud Parental Unit Crowing Thread
Replies: 1133
Views: 74510

Re: Proud Parental Unit Crowing Thread

rass wrote:
Sat Mar 27, 2021 7:00 pm
Holy shit he was fucking moving.


Our frosh girl medaled in both of her events. Second in the 800 and 3rd in the 4x400.
Congrats to both of your kids. Great stuff.
by bfj
Sat Mar 27, 2021 12:54 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Fantasy F1
Replies: 91
Views: 489

Re: Fantasy F1

govmentchedda wrote:
Sat Mar 27, 2021 12:43 pm
Ballsy by three of you to do 3x points, but I think you each have Max, so it pays off so far.
Had I understood the rules, I would have realized we only had 1/half season. Blissful ignorance pays off.
by bfj
Sat Mar 27, 2021 12:15 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Fantasy F1
Replies: 91
Views: 489

Re: Fantasy F1

by bfj
Fri Mar 26, 2021 3:58 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Proud Parental Unit Crowing Thread
Replies: 1133
Views: 74510

Re: Proud Parental Unit Crowing Thread

Steve of phpBB wrote:
Fri Mar 26, 2021 3:36 pm
A_B wrote:
Fri Mar 26, 2021 3:16 pm
LAst time I was in Avalon just sat there looking at the pouring rain. Summertime had come and gone and everyone was home again.
I was in a noisy bar there. I tried to call you.
He’s already run away twice. Take the midnight watch.
by bfj
Fri Mar 26, 2021 3:55 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Fantasy F1
Replies: 91
Views: 489

Re: Fantasy F1

Lets see if I understand all the names on the chart. Aston Martin was Force India/Racing Point Alpha Tauri was Toro Rosso (Red Bull's 2nd team) Is Alpine a new team or are they a renamed team? Formerly Renault, but Cyril is gone. When Daniel walks away from your team, your days are numbered. I wond...
by bfj
Fri Mar 26, 2021 1:45 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Proud Parental Unit Crowing Thread
Replies: 1133
Views: 74510

Re: Proud Parental Unit Crowing Thread

Oldest just got a Summer Finance Internship at the World Bank Treasury in DC. Kid just never ceases to amaze me and frustrate me in equal proportion. in person or virtual? Will we get an AB in DC get together opportunity? I have a few ex-coworkers and at least 1 parent (but I think a few more) of k...
by bfj
Fri Mar 26, 2021 1:41 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Fantasy F1
Replies: 91
Views: 489

Re: Fantasy F1

Lets see if I understand all the names on the chart. Aston Martin was Force India/Racing Point Alpha Tauri was Toro Rosso (Red Bull's 2nd team) Is Alpine a new team or are they a renamed team? Formerly Renault, but Cyril is gone. When Daniel walks away from your team, your days are numbered. I wond...
by bfj
Fri Mar 26, 2021 12:25 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Fantasy F1
Replies: 91
Views: 489

Re: Fantasy F1

Lets see if I understand all the names on the chart.
[+] spoiler
Aston Martin was Force India/Racing Point

Alpha Tauri was Toro Rosso (Red Bull's 2nd team)
Is Alpine a new team or are they a renamed team?
by bfj
Fri Mar 26, 2021 12:20 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Fantasy F1
Replies: 91
Views: 489

Re: Fantasy F1

by bfj
Thu Mar 25, 2021 7:51 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Official balls and cock thread
Replies: 188
Views: 14904

Re: Official balls and cock thread

Image
by bfj
Wed Mar 24, 2021 8:39 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Man's Best Friend
Replies: 1708
Views: 81776

Re: Man's Best Friend

https://twitter.com/minakimes/status/1374403720604053506?s=20 I know it's an amped up playing with the dog thing, but about 4 seconds from the end it looks like she just shoves the living shit out of Gabby there. I know better than to think that's anything but playing with her and her being excited...