re: Breed of peace (apparently) strikes again in Texas - SwatMitchell on 5/4/21 at 8:27 am
[quote]Looks more like a lab.[/quote] Floppy-eared dogs tend to be nicer. Labs have floppy ears. That dog is not Lab....Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Home values in Austin have jumped more than 18% in the last year - SwatMitchell on 5/3/21 at 3:34 pm
[quote]It is not just Austin. Most of DFW home values have skyrocketed.[/quote] Happening all over - but amplified in Austin (Tesla, Oracle, Indeed, Apple, Google etc) and Dallas (Fortune 500 galore coming in)....Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
Spin Off: LandCruiser WYDI - SwatMitchell on 4/27/21 at 12:12 pm
'84 Firetruck - available for sale (very low mileage): [img][img]https://i.imgur.com/4Oq3RFj.jpg[/img][/img] [link=(https://austin.craigslist.org/ctd/d/austin-1984-toyota-landcruiser/7301686267.html)]LINK[/link]...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (8)
re: Census 2020 - Texas to gain 2 congressional seats - CA, IL, and NY each losing 1 - SwatMitchell on 4/26/21 at 5:58 pm
[quote]Texas turns blue. California and new York stay blue. This country is beyond fricked.[/quote] I live in west Austin - plenty of Californians have arrived since 2010. Their political leanings tend to be evenly split. Most lean right fiscally and left socially. ...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Large Logos = Promiscuous - SwatMitchell on 4/20/21 at 10:41 am
[quote]A new study found that men who wear shirts with large logos of luxury brands are usually [b]seen as[/b] promiscuous. Meanwhile, those who wear shirts with small logos are [b]seen as[/b] trustworthy and reliable.[/quote] "seen as" =/= actually...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
Hawaii Accommodations - SwatMitchell on 4/7/21 at 8:46 pm
We are looking at 4 nights in Hawaii mid-July - flying in and out of Honolulu. This is for 2 parents and 3 teen kids. Please give suggestions on a mid-level place to stay directly on a beach. Beach/location quality is more important than resort quality. TIA...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (3)
re: Jack Hanna to retire from public life due to dementia - SwatMitchell on 4/7/21 at 4:07 pm
[quote]The 74-year-old Hanna was director of the Columbus Zoo from 1978 to 1992[/quote] He got that job really young - was always fun to watch interact with animals/Letterman....Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)
re: OT Vaccination poll closed. Final results - SwatMitchell on 4/6/21 at 1:57 pm
Getting mine in June or July, whenever Amazon starts administering them at home. Seriously, I'll go when it's available very close to home and without an appointment....Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Houston - SwatMitchell on 3/31/21 at 3:47 pm
[quote]I'll give you 2 of the 3, but the Big 12 took West Virginia after the SEC & ACC rejected them, ACC schools cited academics. [/quote] Very true: Big 10 & PAC 12 consider academics some, the ACC cares a little too, but not the Big 12. And, yes, Bob Bullock is the main reason that Baylor ...
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re: Former Arkansas, SMU coach Chad Morris hired as HC for Allen High School (TX) - SwatMitchell on 3/31/21 at 9:49 am
[quote]Well let's see what he can do now with a larger recruiting budget[/quote] Not to mention the larger talent footprint/base - I kid......
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re: Video about the construction of the I-10 basin bridge (1971-1973) - SwatMitchell on 3/23/21 at 2:32 pm
That has to be some high quality concrete - it has held up extremely well with minimal repave etc as far as I know. I have heard that the longer it takes for concrete to cure (i.e. the longer it stays wet), the more durable it becomes......Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Chlorine Shortage PSA - SwatMitchell on 3/5/21 at 4:14 pm
[quote]Chlorine pools are so 1980s and trashy. Its made for those homeowners who like to piss in their pool. Saltwater pools owners don't piss in their pools so no need to buy Chlorine.[/quote] Saltwater causes pitting in coping/decking, especially high-end stone....Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)
re: Texas - bill filed that could lead to a voter referendum on the state's independence - SwatMitchell on 1/26/21 at 4:08 pm
[quote]As long as Gulf access remains, it's probably a net exporter... I mean, seriously? Exporting to whom? Every first world country will immediately be given the ultimatum to deal with the United States or Texas[/quote] Militarily, secession is not an option. But if it was an amicable sep...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (2)
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Would you have liked that?
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Welcome to the SEC.
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The new Auburn...Bulldogs?
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Maybe a bit aggressive...?
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Had to be the size of a grape, no?
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This is not a joke.