re: Do the Confederate statues coming done peacefully bother you or is ripping down the issue? - PJinAtl on 7/1/20 at 3:17 pm
[quote]Taking down the statues does absolutely nothing for race relations.[/quote]Exactly. Besides, the timing of the statue building can be explained in the fact that most were built in one of two waves. The first were in the late 1800s/early 1900s. The south was impoverished right after the ...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)
re: Tour AU and UofA campuses. - PJinAtl on 6/30/20 at 3:06 pm
For Auburn I would say start at the Student Center. Haley Center is next door. Department of Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences is headquartered in Haley. Also check out the dorms near Auburn Arena (I think the village entrance is on War Eagle Way). Auburn has been making a concerted effor...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)
re: Under Armour - PJinAtl on 6/29/20 at 8:25 am
[quote]why are we so against Nike?[/quote]Weren't there issues back in the early 2000s when football was wearing Nike cleats? I seem to remember that Nike specified how the trainers could/couldn't do spat tape jobs because the Swoosh logo had to be visible....Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Mike Henry steps down as the role of Cleveland from Family Guy - PJinAtl on 6/27/20 at 7:43 pm
[quote]Didn't the Simpsons announce that no white people will voice a non-white character.... But most of them are yellow right?[/quote]The two major non-yellow characters are Apu and Lou. Hank Azaria did both of them. He stopped doing Apu after the hubbub about him being stereotypical. I guess this...
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re: All of East Glacier Park Closed thru 2020 - PJinAtl on 6/27/20 at 4:45 pm
[quote] great trip out of Missoula[/quote]I dunno about great, but head south out of Missoula through Lolo and into the Bitterroot Valley. That's a really pretty area (the Chief Joseph Ranch where they film Yellowstone) is down that way. Missoula is about a 6 hour drive from Craters of the Moon Nati...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: All of East Glacier Park Closed thru 2020 - PJinAtl on 6/26/20 at 4:07 pm
[quote]Many Glacier has its own entrance when driving there that you have to pass through tribal land to access.[/quote]Ah, did not know that. Make sense now. As I said, never been there, though it is on my bucket list. I assumed you could get to Many Glacier from inside the park, but after looki...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Oregon and Oregon State will no longer use the term "Civil War" - PJinAtl on 6/26/20 at 12:36 pm
[quote]Black people did not free themselves.[/quote]You must not read the NY Times. Apparently there was an op-ed recently that claimed that the slaves really did free themselves and that all Lincoln and the Republicans did was codified it by passing the 13th Amendment....
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re: Gail says Dixie Beer is going away... - PJinAtl on 6/26/20 at 12:20 pm
Anyone notice the second part of that tweet? [quote]The full statement can be accessed via the computer version of https://dixiebeer.com[/quote]How do I access the non-computer version of their website?...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Thoughts on this Erick Erickson tweet: “...GOP will lose the White House and the Senate..” - PJinAtl on 6/26/20 at 12:04 pm
I think it will get poo-poo'ed, but unfortunately it may be closer to reality than a lot of folks want to admit. Read the [link=(https://ewerickson.substack.com/p/if-the-election-were-today)]article he posted[/link] earlier today. If that is legit, and was a poll done by a corporation looking ...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: What I am hearing about the start of the season - PJinAtl on 6/26/20 at 9:06 am
[quote]Update: Ticket printing happens the first week of August with the print shop, so they have essentially the next 4-5 weeks to make their decisions, get the info to the ticket holders and give them a time frame to opt-in or opt-out.[/quote]Is UGA actually printing tickets this year? Auburn i...
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re: Atlanta Armed Protesters "Removed" - PJinAtl on 6/26/20 at 7:40 am
[quote]Sounds like they worked out some type of deal with this NPU-V group.Just hope it wasn't some type of shady payoff.My understanding is that APD was the only LE involved in the morning and nobody was arrested.[/quote]In Atlanta, an NPU is a Neighborhood Planning Unit - basically a citizens advi...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)
re: All of East Glacier Park Closed thru 2020 - PJinAtl on 6/26/20 at 7:32 am
I've never been, but isn't Many Glacier inside the park? I didn't know that the tribe had any say of what was open/accessible inside the park boundaries. If the east side of the park is going to stay closed, does this mean that NPS will only clear Going to the Sun Road as far as The Loop or Logan...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (3)
re: Outer Banks Restaurants - PJinAtl on 6/25/20 at 12:11 pm
When we were there (summer 2014) we stayed within sight of the Wright Memorial. We hit up High Cotton BBQ a couple of times and really enjoyed it. It is on North Virginia Dare where it curves back to join North Croatan Highway. Also, be sure to get some doughnuts from Duck Doughnuts (several l...
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re: Louisiana's plan for reopening schools released - PJinAtl on 6/25/20 at 10:44 am
Does "maximum group size" mean the number of people in a classroom at once, or is it referring to something else? Because if you can only have 9 students + 1 teacher in a classroom under phase 1, and 24 students + 1 teacher in a classroom under phase 2, you aren't going to have enough classrooms ...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (2)
re: Is NASCAR dead? - PJinAtl on 6/24/20 at 4:07 pm
[quote]They are nowhere near filled. Hell, tracks, Daytona and Talledega are two, have removed seating areas over the past several years.[/quote]Yup. Daytona removed their "Superstrech" grandstands (45,000 seats) which ran from the exit of turn 2 about halfway down the backstretch in 2016. Talladega...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)
re: Four shot at a party in Auburn? - PJinAtl on 6/23/20 at 9:14 am
Yeah, the description was odd. According to Google Maps/Street View, the 600 block of RR Ave is a bit down the street from the intersection with Donahue. 600s look like they would be roughly in the area across the tracks from the section of MLK/Lochapoka Road that is bounded by Mission and Boyki...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)
re: 2020 NASCAR Season Thread - NASCAR returns! - PJinAtl on 6/22/20 at 7:22 pm
[quote]so Nascar just happen to have a bunch of first time fans from Atlanta get selected to get in and they just happen to have BLM shirts[/quote] Amazing isn't it? Especially when they said that to qualify for the block of 5000 tickets you had to A) have purchased a ticket for the spring race and ...
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re: Yellowstone s3 premieres tonight - PJinAtl on 6/22/20 at 12:40 pm
[quote][quote] how can you not love how she protected her sister in law[/quote]people seem to forget that part. she was fresh out of getting the shite beat out of her yet, she dropped everything to help Monica out.[/quote]Agreed. And then in last night's episode *spoiler* *spoiler* *spoiler* she dro...
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re: Four shot at a party in Auburn? - PJinAtl on 6/22/20 at 7:27 am
I saw the primary University Twitter account retweeting the AU alert early Sunday morning. I can't remember, but once you cross the railroad tracks there and get over on Loachapoka Road, aren't you pretty much in the projects?...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (2)
re: If The SEC Universities Had Flags - PJinAtl on 6/21/20 at 8:15 pm
[quote]I feel dumb asking this but where is Lyman Hall at UGA?[/quote]Lyman Hall was one of Georgia's three signers of the Declaration of Independence (and namesake of Hall County) along with Button Gwinnett and George Walton....
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