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    The Space Thread!

    TIL the term "flying saucer" was never meant to be a description of a UFO's appearance by the person who first used "saucer" to describe UFOs. In 1947, the man who described a UFOs with the word "saucer" never meant that what he saw looked like a flying saucer. When a reporter asked him to...
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    The "Things that annoy me" thread

    I like trying to solve posts on r/helpmefind but...man, some people. Like...how badly do you want to find a thing you've posted as a portrait photo of your computer monitor showing a paused landscape video if you're not even going to provide a link to, or even a name of, the video? Or a photo...
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    The Aviation Thread [Contains Lots of Awesome Pictures]

    If I had to guess, are they old codes from before there was a 3-letter standard? Did they just plop an "x" at the end of the old ones because it was quick, easy, and didn't have to re-insert those cities into the "logical" 3-letter race/competition? My grandpa used to have a 2-digit phone...
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    Spoilers: Random Thoughts (Sports)

    An impressive save there near the beginning: https://imgur.com/gallery/DTUpMC0
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    Comedy Videos

    https://youtu.be/yBpSgAF_Mws
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    Wordle

    Wordle 532 4/6 ⬛⬛⬛⬛⬛ ⬛🟩⬛🟩⬛ ⬛🟩🟨🟩🟨 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩
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    Wordle

    Wordle 531 3/6 ⬛⬛⬛⬛⬛ ⬛🟩🟩⬛🟩 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩 I almost skipped this word, thinking it had a repeated letter.
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    Automotive memes

    Hmm...this forum keeps trying to reformat this link into something that doesn't load, or link properly... try clicking this.
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    The "Things that annoy me" thread

    Well no wonder the house as felt cold. The thermostat has been set to 68F, and reading that the ambient temp is 68F but it's still felt...lower than that. Not "cold", but 68F didn't seem right. So I took out the meat thermometer, and it's registering 63.6F. Then I grabbed an old 70s Stihl...
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    Political WTFuckingtosh

    https://theathletic.com/3912874/2022/11/19/infantino-fifa-world-cup-qatar-north-korea/
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    Political WTFuckingtosh

    Was "I don't like putting 'evil' next to 'Nazis'" finally enough for them? [edit: to be clear, this was an actual quote from Ye on Alex Jones's show, after Alex said "evil Nazis"] [edit 2: Oh, and this...
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    Wordle

    I suspect our penultimate guesses were the same. Wordle 530 5/6 ⬛⬛⬛🟨🟨 🟨⬛🟩⬛⬛ ⬛🟨🟩🟨⬛ 🟩⬛🟩🟩🟩 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩
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    Random Thoughts... [Automotive Edition]

    Dude posts a dashcam video of his driving through a specific interchange on the local Reddit sub telling people to slow down because merging at at his interchange is dangerous because people are "speeding". 1) His video was taken at 1AM on a nearly empty highway and he still managed to almost...
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    Random Thoughts... [Automotive Edition]

    While hilarious and I'm sure the kids had fun, they are terrible with their timing.😅
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    The Tools and Workshop Thread

    Damn, I didn't read the rules. Wait...then why did it let me pick my country from a drop-down? Those sneaky, emailing-list-expanding bastards...
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