re: Expanded CFP Looking Back - 2019 - FearlessFreep on 6/14/21 at 8:31 am
[quote]Utah vs. Oregon This would be a rematch of the Pac-12 Championship game a few weeks earlier where the Ducks rolled the Utes 37-15.[/quote]This alone is reason enough to hate the CFP. Think of this scenario: LSU beats UF in the regular season. Both teams win their divisions and meet in th...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)
re: Netanyahu uses last speech as prime minister to attack Biden on Iran - FearlessFreep on 6/13/21 at 8:20 pm
[quote]A lot of people celebrating in Tel Aviv for such a sad day. [/quote]Next Year In Jerusalem!...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: GM, Ford are all-in on EVs..here’s how their dealers feel about it - FearlessFreep on 6/13/21 at 6:09 pm
[quote]We'll never run out of oil.[/quote]While this is technically accurate, it is quite possible that we will reach the point where the cost of extracting/refining the oil will surpass its economic value. At which point “running out of oil” will be moot. ...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)
re: 12 Team Playoff Language - FearlessFreep on 6/13/21 at 11:54 am
[quote]I just gave an example of the 2001 LSU team that started out 4-3 and ended up winning the SECCG and the Sugar Bowl and could have easily won a playoff tournament. [/quote]But would that team have even made the 12-team CFP under the proposed rules? They were #13 in the final BCS rankings that ...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)
re: China:The days when small groups of countries decided the fate of the world was long gone - FearlessFreep on 6/13/21 at 10:49 am
[quote]is the united states controlled by a 'deep state'? [/quote]yes[quote]does their control benefit common people or not?[/quote]no...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Biden interrupts Boris to insist he introduce president of S. Africa. (Boris already had.) - FearlessFreep on 6/13/21 at 10:46 am
[quote]I know y’all know Trump will be that old if he wins in 2024…[/quote]if Biden actually has any real say in running the country, we won’t make it to 2024...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: I like Putin - FearlessFreep on 6/12/21 at 5:09 pm
[quote]If Congress had any balls at all they would prevent American business from doing any business at all in both Russia and China.[/quote][img]https://i.redd.it/fmp78cg6qhdz.gif[/img]...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: I like Putin - FearlessFreep on 6/12/21 at 5:03 pm
[quote]You know, we shafted Russia when the wall came down. We actually reassured them that the former eastern block, Ukraine, etc.would remain neutral territory. Then we shoved NATO right up their ass, and CIA started flipping Ukraine. [/quote]It was far worse than that. Read up on the Harvard Inst...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Willy Wonka (1971): Did Mike Teavee lose the contest when he ate exploding candy? - FearlessFreep on 6/12/21 at 1:45 pm
[quote]Rather than typing it all out again I'll just do a little shamless self promotion.[/quote]I remember the original thread, but I didn’t recall you making the “Satan doing God’s Will” connection with Slugworth. Well done. :cheers:...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Mass shooting in downtown Austin - FearlessFreep on 6/12/21 at 10:58 am
[quote]Have all our skills devolved? We suck at shooting now? [/quote]Not all of us, ethnically speaking. Prime example of Sailer’s Law of Mass Shootings: # Dead > # Wounded = white/Asian shooter # Dead < # Wounded = black shooter Very rarely disproved. ...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Willy Wonka (1971): Did Mike Teavee lose the contest when he ate exploding candy? - FearlessFreep on 6/12/21 at 10:05 am
[quote]This isn't true. The guy pretending to be Slugworth is a Wonka operative named Wilkinson. [/quote]How does that make it untrue? In the context of Wonka=God/Slugworth=Devil, the fact the guy was “pretending” to be Slugworth just makes it more thought-provoking theologically. We never s...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)
re: What are your favorite "Innuendo" Scenes in movie/TV? - FearlessFreep on 6/11/21 at 10:33 pm
The scene in [i]The Big Sleep[/i] where Bogart and Bacall are talking about horse racing. ...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Willy Wonka (1971): Did Mike Teavee lose the contest when he ate exploding candy? - FearlessFreep on 6/11/21 at 10:27 pm
[quote]I believe that Wonka represents God, the ticket represents the Gospel, the gobstopper represents Charlie's soul, and Slugworth represents the devil[/quote]in the movie it is revealed at the end that Slugworth is actually one of Wonka’s most trusted employees hmmmmmmmm...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)
re: IM wondering if we stopped the drinking threads - FearlessFreep on 6/11/21 at 7:07 pm
Not able to celebrate tonight as I am working. However, a lot of difficult situations are finally starting to resolve themselves. Some take a little more direct intervention than others, but it's slowly happening, which will certainly be worth celebrating. Been a difficult few years, but there...
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re: Jeffrey Toobin Welcomed Back At CNN After Pulling Through A Hard Time - FearlessFreep on 6/11/21 at 7:45 am
good to see he has his personal life matters back in hand...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: When you’re on vacation in Gulf Shores or Florida, where do you tell people you live? - FearlessFreep on 6/10/21 at 10:56 pm
France I tell them I’m from France [img]https://www.thevintagenews.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/pjimage-2020-01-20t130329-182.jpg[/img]...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Favorite Radio Stations You Listened to When Young - FearlessFreep on 6/10/21 at 7:49 pm
[quote]WLAC in Nashville. Late night R&B.[/quote]Spiderman Harris was awesome. KAAY-AM in Little Rock got over to south Alabama late at night in those days (mid-to-late '70s). Solid rock'n'roll station with no disco crap. WABB-FM in Mobile was fantastic back in its AOR heyday. Then WKRG-FM...
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re: I miss 1970-2000 college football. - FearlessFreep on 6/10/21 at 7:23 pm
[quote]Money seemingly ruins everything. And the bigger the money, the larger the clusterf*ck. It's a microcosm of our country really. Rich and powerful people, looking to be richer and more powerful, take something that's working and try to squeeze every last dollar out of it, totally disregardi...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)
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