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Forum: Lounge 2021-09-27, 00:04
Replies: 1,475
Views: 150,457
Posted By tServo
I worked in a medium size hospital before...

I worked in a medium size hospital before retiring recently and I agree with the quoted article paragraph that begins "But there's one problem". Our ER ( now called trauma centers, BTW ) went thru 2...
Forum: Lounge 2021-09-09, 23:25
Replies: 1,475
Views: 150,457
Posted By tServo
Constitutionality of vaccine mandates ?

Here's an article from Politico as per the title of this post.

https://www.politico.com/news/magazine/2021/09/08/vaccine-mandate-strong-supreme-court-precedent-510280?utm_source=pocket-newtab
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Forum: Lounge 2021-09-08, 00:27
Replies: 1,475
Views: 150,457
Posted By tServo
Another disgusting milestone just passed: The...

Another disgusting milestone just passed: The U.S. has had over 40 million Covid cases.
Forum: Software 2021-09-03, 13:36
Replies: 0
Views: 113
Posted By tServo
Easily install and run Windows 10 or 11 on Raspberry 4 !!

I haven't tried this myself but I thought I'd put it out here anyway.
It sound like the authors have done the vetting to make sure this is legal.
The authors provide a script that allows a very...
Forum: Lounge 2021-08-24, 12:51
Replies: 1,475
Views: 150,457
Posted By tServo
Just ask anyone who has experienced chemotherapy...

Just ask anyone who has experienced chemotherapy for cancer. Reading how these drugs work, they usually try to interrupt some cellular basic process such as metabolism. This sometimes works since...
Forum: Science & Technology 2021-08-18, 00:04
Replies: 2,933
Views: 256,566
Posted By tServo
Probably the AMC channel is making a series about...

Probably the AMC channel is making a series about it.
Forum: Soap Box 2021-08-17, 21:40
Replies: 128
Views: 14,683
Posted By tServo
An excellent "speculative fiction" book ( tho it...

An excellent "speculative fiction" book ( tho it seems less fictitious every day) is Paolo Bacigalupi's "The Water Knife".
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Water_Knife
Forum: Lounge 2021-08-12, 14:39
Replies: 4,359
Views: 363,587
Posted By tServo
In the biggest crypto currency theft to date,...

In the biggest crypto currency theft to date, hackers stole 600M dollars worth of them !!!!

https://www.zdnet.com/article/hackers-take-600m-in-biggest-cryptocurrency-theft/

"In order to keep...
Forum: Lounge 2021-07-31, 20:14
Replies: 247
Views: 31,826
Posted By tServo
I lived in Michigan at that time and everybody...

I lived in Michigan at that time and everybody used to joke that his body was dumped in one of the giant concrete posts that supported an I-475 overpass which was under construction. I-475 was...
Forum: Lounge 2021-07-30, 14:13
Replies: 4,359
Views: 363,587
Posted By tServo
D'oh!

Workers in the control room of a nuclear power plant in Taiwan moved a chair to clean under it and accidentalt shut down a reactor:
...
Forum: Hobbies 2021-07-28, 16:39
Replies: 14
Views: 678
Posted By tServo
Smile It's already ben attempted !

This is "The Tonya Harding" way to win.
Forum: Soap Box 2021-07-26, 13:31
Replies: 87
Views: 6,420
Posted By tServo
Exactly. As Mt. Pinatubo did in 1991. The link...

Exactly. As Mt. Pinatubo did in 1991. The link below is an article that looks back on the eruption and discusses various aspects of the eruption. #8 concerns geoengineering aspects. The first...
Forum: Lounge 2021-07-06, 21:04
Replies: 25
Views: 1,172
Posted By tServo
For comparative purposes: There is an informal...

For comparative purposes:
There is an informal race called the CannonBall Run over public roads between a parking garage in NYC and a hotel in Los Angeles . During the height of the pandemic when...
Forum: Lounge 2021-06-30, 21:47
Replies: 1,779
RIP
Views: 180,306
Posted By tServo
Rumsfeld's famous quote: "Reports that say...

Rumsfeld's famous quote:

"Reports that say that something hasn't happened are always interesting to me, because as we know, there are known knowns; there are things we know we know. We also know...
Forum: Lounge 2021-06-25, 19:05
Replies: 4,359
Views: 363,587
Posted By tServo
Hence my comment in the post: "Of course...

Hence my comment in the post:
"Of course Florida IS in the South so who knows?"

Or, as Jeff Foxworthy said:

"You might be a redneck if your family tree doesn't branch"
Also,
"You might be a...
Forum: Lounge 2021-06-25, 11:43
Replies: 4,359
Views: 363,587
Posted By tServo
My source was CBS national news.

My source was CBS national news.
Forum: Lounge 2021-06-24, 23:21
Replies: 4,359
Views: 363,587
Posted By tServo
In a news item about the Florida condo collapse,...

In a news item about the Florida condo collapse, it was mentioned they are collecting DNA samples to help identify bodies. A sample was taken from some guy whose wife was in the building. Do these...
Forum: Science & Technology 2021-06-17, 12:32
Replies: 2,933
Views: 256,566
Posted By tServo
Astronomers have found enormous rotating...

Astronomers have found enormous rotating structures. They look like tendrils and are composed of galaxies:
...
Forum: Lounge 2021-06-13, 15:06
Replies: 25
Views: 1,245
Posted By tServo
Perfect! In the same vein, I was visiting...

Perfect!

In the same vein, I was visiting some friends in L.A. in the 70s. We decided to visit a museum. The only detail I can remember about the museum was a particular exhibit that had 2...
Forum: Lounge 2021-06-13, 12:26
Replies: 25
Views: 1,245
Posted By tServo
So, it appears Mr hoity toity cutting edge artist...

So, it appears Mr hoity toity cutting edge artist isn't even original. None other than the king of pop art, Andy Warhol did an invisible sculpture about 35 years ago:
...
Forum: Lounge 2021-06-12, 12:24
Replies: 25
Views: 1,245
Posted By tServo
WOW! I'm going to take a full, stinky litter box...

WOW! I'm going to take a full, stinky litter box from my cats to Sotheby's and see what I can get for it. All I have to do is make up a bunch of BS jive to 'explain' it and I'll be home free.
Forum: Soap Box 2021-06-11, 12:28
Replies: 128
Views: 14,683
Posted By tServo
As are most of the reservoirs out West. The...

As are most of the reservoirs out West. The piper's bill is coming due for a century of massive unregulated growth.
For the history of this madness see the definitive book "Cadillac Desert" :...
Forum: Lounge 2021-06-06, 12:40
Replies: 1,701
Views: 135,485
Posted By tServo
In N. America, climate would be influenced by...

In N. America, climate would be influenced by latitude but the location of the jet stream would determine the day-to-day weather, especially the temperature. Where petrw1 and I live, the Northern...
Forum: Lounge 2021-06-04, 12:27
Replies: 4,359
Views: 363,587
Posted By tServo
I wonder why they don't grow winter wheat?...

I wonder why they don't grow winter wheat? Perhaps even with the "head start" winter wheat has come spring the growing season is still too short or the soil is not the right type? It could also be an...
Forum: Hardware 2021-06-03, 02:27
Replies: 78
Views: 7,501
Posted By tServo
I remember reading an article 3 or 4 years ago in...

I remember reading an article 3 or 4 years ago in which a hardware tester got a handful of 256GB SSD drives, one from each major manufacturer, and started a torture test on the lot and let it run...
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