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by Puca!
Mon Jan 22, 2018 5:19 pm
Forum: Non-Political Topics
Topic: Moon's Upcoming Treat: Super-Blue-Blood-Eclipse
Replies: 0
Views: 2

Moon's Upcoming Treat: Super-Blue-Blood-Eclipse

http://www.newser.com/story/254443/youll-want-to-peek-at-the-moon-later-this-month.html Skywatchers will want to mark January 31 on their calendars—the day will feature what EarthSky.org is calling a "super Blue Moon eclipse." In other words, a supermoon, a blue moon, and a lunar eclipse will be hap...
by Puca!
Mon Jan 22, 2018 12:26 pm
Forum: Non-Political Topics
Topic: Two former Broncos will meet in Super Bowl LII
Replies: 0
Views: 3

Two former Broncos will meet in Super Bowl LII

http://www.ktvb.com/article/sports/ncaaf/boise-state-football/two-former-broncos-will-meet-in-super-bowl-lii/277-510538241 New England linebacker Shea McClellin will make his second straight trip to the Super Bowl with the Patriots, while Philadelphia running back Jay Ajayi will get a chance to part...
by Puca!
Fri Jan 19, 2018 11:24 am
Forum: Non-Political Topics
Topic: Delta 'enhances' rules for support animals after animal incidents spike
Replies: 1
Views: 16

Delta 'enhances' rules for support animals after animal incidents spike

https://www.kivitv.com/news/national/delta-enhances-rules-for-support-animals-after-animal-incidents-spike The new rules will require all customers traveling with a service or support animal show proof of health and vaccinations 48 hours in advance. The rules also require passengers bringing such an...
by Puca!
Mon Jan 15, 2018 2:59 pm
Forum: Non-Political Topics
Topic: One of Army's Most Heroic Dogs Is Finally Honored
Replies: 0
Views: 20

One of Army's Most Heroic Dogs Is Finally Honored

A US Army dog that attacked a machine-gun nest during World War II was posthumously awarded Britain's highest honor for animal bravery on Monday. Chips, a German shepherd-husky cross, was awarded the * Medal for actions during a 1943 beach landing in Sicily. According to the US soldiers, Chips raced...
by Puca!
Sat Jan 13, 2018 6:57 pm
Forum: Recipes
Topic: Chipotle Sweet Potato Soup
Replies: 0
Views: 41

Chipotle Sweet Potato Soup

1 tablespoon olive oil 1 medium yellow onion, diced 2 ribs celery, diced 2 carrots, peeled and diced 4 cloves garlic, minced 2 pounds sweet potatoes, about 2 large, peeled and cubed 4 cups chicken or vegetable broth 2 to 4 canned chipotle chiles in adobo, chopped 1 teaspoon ground ginger 1 teaspoon ...
by Puca!
Thu Jan 11, 2018 9:37 pm
Forum: General
Topic: MY Way
Replies: 1
Views: 206

Re: MY Way

Confidence! Last January I spent 8 hours in St. Luke's ER with severe imbalance. Very long story short, since last June I'm waltzing with a very cool candy apple red 4 wheel walker because I'm high risk for falling. Orthostatic Hypotension. Because I walk standing tall with confidence knowing I will...
by Puca!
Thu Jan 11, 2018 12:11 pm
Forum: Jokes / Humor
Topic: Microsoft error messages
Replies: 1
Views: 57

Microsoft error messages

Tokyo, Japan March 16 - A Japanese Electronics company has announced its own computer operating system, now available on its hot new portable PC called the Vaio. Instead of producing the cryptic error messages characteristic of Microsoft's Windows and DOS systems, the new system will draw from the J...
by Puca!
Tue Jan 09, 2018 9:26 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Tonight I can't hear sound in my computer.
Replies: 1
Views: 71

Tonight I can't hear sound in my computer.

WTH? The past two years I've had trouble hearing sounds, music, in my desktop computer. For a few months it's a go and for few months not so much. Because I was born with severe sensorinueral hearing loss, hearing is very important to me. Help!
by Puca!
Sat Jan 06, 2018 7:42 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Classic Molly Ivens
Replies: 0
Views: 74

Classic Molly Ivens

“I believe politics is the finest form of entertainment in the state of Texas: better than the zoo, better than the circus, rougher than football, and even more aesthetically satisfying than baseball.”
by Puca!
Sat Jan 06, 2018 3:48 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Jerry Van *
Replies: 1
Views: 57

Jerry Van *

Coach was one of my favorite shows. RIP.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mnIKpYFAmng
by Puca!
Fri Jan 05, 2018 9:03 pm
Forum: General
Topic: MY Way
Replies: 1
Views: 206

MY Way

It appears this forum is dying. I would love to meet all current and former members in person. I'm almost always in the Downtown Boise YMCA at 6:30ish prior to the 7 am aquatic fitness classes Monday through Thursday. Most of us are seniors benefiting physical activity with low impact on our joints....
by Puca!
Thu Jan 04, 2018 6:24 pm
Forum: Recipes
Topic: Avocado Salsa
Replies: 0
Views: 47

Avocado Salsa

3 ripe avocados 3 tomatillos 1 serrano chile 1 clove garlic 4 tablespoons Mexican cream or sour cream 6 tablespoons water 1 tsp salt Pit the avocados and remove the flesh. Peel and wash the tomatillos. Remove the stem from the serrano chile. Peel the garlic clove. Squeeze the juice from the lime. Ad...
by Puca!
Wed Jan 03, 2018 10:18 pm
Forum: General
Topic: And I think to myself,
Replies: 0
Views: 66

And I think to myself,

What a wonderful world!

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by Puca!
Mon Jan 01, 2018 12:07 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Mechanical vs. Civil
Replies: 0
Views: 39

Mechanical vs. Civil

What's the difference between Mechanical Engineers and Civil Engineers?

Mechanical Engineers build weapons; Civil Engineers build targets.
by Puca!
Mon Jan 01, 2018 7:20 am
Forum: General
Topic: New Year's Wishes
Replies: 1
Views: 39

Re: New Year's Wishes

justhinkn wrote:
Sun Dec 31, 2017 10:03 pm
Happy Football New Year's!

:ymparty:
by Puca!
Fri Dec 29, 2017 5:36 pm
Forum: Jokes / Humor
Topic: Tech Support
Replies: 1
Views: 71

Tech Support

Dear Tech Support: Last year I upgraded from Girlfriend 7.0 to Wife 1.0. I soon noticed that the new program began unexpected child processing that took up a lot of space and valuable resources. In addition, Wife 1.0 installed itself into all other programs and now monitors all other system activity...
by Puca!
Thu Dec 28, 2017 5:01 pm
Forum: Recipes
Topic: It's a Southern tradition to eat black-eyed peas on New Years Day for good luck.
Replies: 0
Views: 36

It's a Southern tradition to eat black-eyed peas on New Years Day for good luck.

1 pound dried black-eyed peas 5 ounces (6 slices) bacon, cut into 3/4-inch squares 2 red onions, peeled and sliced 4 garlic cloves, peeled and chopped 1 tablespoon dried oregano or Italian seasoning (I use dried oregano.) 1/4 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper 2 bay leaves 2 teaspoons coarse sea s...
by Puca!
Wed Dec 27, 2017 7:06 am
Forum: Non-Political Topics
Topic: 72-year-old man found in snow after missing for a night
Replies: 1
Views: 35

Re: 72-year-old man found in snow after missing for a night

BOISE, Idaho (KBOI) — A 72-year-old man was found laying in the desert snow south of Boise on Tuesday after he didn't return home the night before. The man survived and is getting medical treatment. Deputies determined that the man went to do some target shooting around the Pleasant Valley and Tenm...
by Puca!
Tue Dec 26, 2017 3:36 pm
Forum: General
Topic: First Anniversary
Replies: 2
Views: 81

First Anniversary

I quit smoking 12/26/2016! :D
by Puca!
Tue Dec 26, 2017 1:04 pm
Forum: Jokes / Humor
Topic: Dense Fog
Replies: 1
Views: 43

Dense Fog

A pilot flying a small single engine charter plane was coming into Seattle airport through thick fog when his instruments went out. So he began circling around looking for landmark. After a while, he starts running pretty low on fuel and the passengers are getting very nervous. Finally, a small open...
by Puca!
Sat Dec 23, 2017 3:26 pm
Forum: Recipes
Topic: Carbohydrate and Other Information for Tomatillos
Replies: 0
Views: 36

Carbohydrate and Other Information for Tomatillos

https://www.verywell.com/tomatillo-carbs-nutritional-information-and-more-2241832 When you first buy tomatillos, slip off the husk and then rinse them to remove the stickiness and dry them. They will keep for several weeks in the refrigerator. You can also freeze them whole, and then use them in sau...
by Puca!
Thu Dec 21, 2017 9:58 pm
Forum: General
Topic: SOS
Replies: 0
Views: 35

SOS

By far, the most commonly known signal for "help" is the SOS call. You can use other things beside the whistle to send an SOS (such as lights or flags), but the code is still the same: three dots, three dashes, and three more dots. The dot is a short, sharp pulse about three seconds long; a dash is ...