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  1. sithech commented on The Buckets 25 days ago

    Yes, appendix is in right lower abdomen. She poked him in McBurney’s point.

  2. sithech commented on Tim Eagan 30 days ago

    It was not enough for the birthers re Obama, whose mom was an American. And he was born in Hawaii.

  3. sithech commented on Freshly Squeezed about 1 month ago

    Just leave her.

  4. sithech commented on PreTeena about 1 month ago

    Hotel California. Bridge Over Troubled Waters. American Pie. Zeppelin. Santana. queen. Elton John. bob Marley. AC/DC.

  5. sithech commented on Frazz about 1 month ago

    But in real life they are pretty much open book tests, with calculators, internet access, reference books, and so on. Performance matters, not filling in multiple choice bubbles.

  6. sithech commented on Speed Bump about 1 month ago

    A Faraday Cage must be a conductor. It can block radio waves.

  7. sithech commented on Frazz 2 months ago

    Major Kanuck school lunch item, eh?

  8. sithech commented on PreTeena 2 months ago

    @John Locke: but not recognized at all by the founding fathers, until well after the Civil War. December 25 was designated a federal holiday by Congress and President Ulysses S. Grant in 1870 (16 Stat. 168), however this only applied to federal employees in Washington D.C. The holiday did not apply to all federal employees until 1968 5 (Pub.L. 90–363, 82 Stat. 250-251).

  9. sithech commented on Ben 2 months ago

    Yes, the threat of a beating is a fine way to treat the guy who will chose your nursing home.

  10. sithech commented on The Buckets 3 months ago

    He is part of the Silent Generation. Their older siblings or parents were greatest generation, these folks were kids during the depression or WWII. Per Wikipedia: born in mid 20’s to early 40’s….“Silents” are called that because many focused on their careers rather than on activism, and people in it were largely encouraged to conform with social norms. Time Magazine coined the name in a 1951 article entitled The Younger Generation, and the name has stuck ever since.