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Re: Quick thought of the day....

Post by Alec Taylor » Mon Mar 13, 2017 4:21 pm

Same. We literally went from tornadoes to snow in like a week, this is bullshit. I blame climate change, thanks Obama. :lol:
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Post by Artisan » Mon Mar 13, 2017 4:53 pm

This is what we get after about five hours of snow.

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Re: Quick thought of the day....

Post by quicksilver » Mon Mar 13, 2017 5:26 pm

Holy shit. You guys are getting blasted out east.
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Re: Quick thought of the day....

Post by Artisan » Mon Mar 13, 2017 5:55 pm

My town is the armpit where all the lake effect snow ends up getting dumped. Something about the way the winds blow, but we get an average of 2-3 inches per hour. I cannot wait to move! It's every bit as bad as hell, but opposite at the same time.

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Post by quicksilver » Mon Mar 13, 2017 6:26 pm

At least in hell, you don't have to shovel.
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Re: Quick thought of the day....

Post by Artisan » Mon Mar 13, 2017 6:38 pm

:lol: :lol: :lol:

We need to change that to the town slogan!

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Post by quicksilver » Thu Jan 04, 2018 7:59 pm

Global warming not an issue in Wisconsin..............
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Re: Quick thought of the day....

Post by Alec Taylor » Fri Jan 05, 2018 5:57 am

For the last week in NW Missouri and SW Iowa the windchill at night has dropped below -35 degrees Fahrenheit pretty regularly. I work in old derelict brick buildings with shit insulation and single pane glass windows. We were getting a solid inch of ice on the inside of our windows from how cold it was. Yesterday when it was about 20 degrees out, it actually felt warm just because it was still 50 degrees warmer than the past week.
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Re: Quick thought of the day....

Post by The Silver Lining » Wed Jan 31, 2018 6:54 am

Thought of the day: I wonder how everyone on Floydians is doing...
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Post by Alec Taylor » Wed Jan 31, 2018 12:25 pm

Your boy SunShade here is just working himself into the ground basically. Hoping to get moved to Kansas City soon and never have to work 60 hours a week overnight again.
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Post by The Silver Lining » Thu Feb 01, 2018 7:52 am

I heard mah boy got engaged last year though. Congratulations. :D
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Post by Alec Taylor » Fri Feb 02, 2018 3:51 pm

It's true, there's going to be a Mrs. Delusions here by October 2019. Really hoping this is the time we escape this wretched town and finally make a name for ourselves.
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Post by quicksilver » Fri May 11, 2018 7:21 pm

Hoping to be a more active poster now that my hours have changed.
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Re: Quick thought of the day....

Post by Alec Taylor » Wed May 30, 2018 7:50 pm

Hoping to be more active here now that my life isn't a pile of shit any more.
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Re: Quick thought of the day....

Post by Alec Taylor » Thu Jun 28, 2018 3:26 pm

As someone moving from the rural world to the urban world, I thought I'd share some fun fact comparisons. Let's compare my hometown of Rosendale, MO to the Kansas City Metro!


Surface Area: 0.29 sq. miles/0.75 sq. kilometers (RO) vs. 8,472 sq. miles/21,940 sq. kilometers (KC)
Population: 143 (RO) vs. 2,159,159 (KC)
Population Density: 480/sq. mile / 180/sq. kilometer (RO) vs. 260/sq. mile / 100.4/sq. kilometer (KC)


So now I live somewhere that is 29,214 times larger in area, with 15,099 times more people, that is somehow 1.8 times less dense than what I'm used to. Talk about culture shock!
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Re: Quick thought of the day....

Post by The Silver Lining » Wed Jul 18, 2018 6:47 am

Population: 143 (RO) vs. 2,159,159 (KC)

That one cracked me up. Your new city's population is 20% of my entire country's. :D

I like Brussels during the summer months. It's nice to take only 30 minutes to drive to work instead of more than an hour.
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Re: Quick thought of the day....

Post by Alec Taylor » Tue Jan 15, 2019 8:37 pm

Quick Thought of the Day:

It's much easier for people to be evil than it is to be good. Not saying most people are bad people by default, but it seems to take less to coerce people into doing the wrong thing than it does the right thing.
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