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Billy Yank Free

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  1. about 8 hours ago on Pluggers

    Keeping up with the times and the disappearance of incandescent bulbs, I just replaced our 30 year-old dimmer switch with one that is compatible with the new LED bulbs. Of course, some of the wires in the house are still from its 1940 construction and are almost impossible to replace.

  2. about 8 hours ago on Pluggers

    A local electrician often eats at the same place we have lunch. His business motto is, “We do it without shorts!”.

  3. 2 days ago on Shoe

    One of my distant relatives married Mary Merry.

  4. 2 days ago on Rose is Rose

    When we toured Scotland, I heard someone say Scotsmen like their women just like their tea, Hot, Strong and Sweet.

  5. 7 days ago on Wizard of Id

    Reminds me of our neighbor washing their dog many years ago. They tied the leash to a tree and turned the hose on the poor thing.

  6. 8 days ago on That is Priceless

    The Goths were the white, Germanic, rulers of Hispania until the Arab/Berber invasion in 711. Their descendants finally defeated the last Islamic stronghold of Granada in 1492. The Spanish nobility took pride in their whiteness compared to families that had intermarried with the Arab/Berber population.

  7. 8 days ago on Monty

    I recall a strip that explained the little robot’s “nose”. My memory fails me on what its real function was, but it was not a detector for smells.

  8. 9 days ago on Scary Gary

    They’re definitely more than “Nine Inch Nails”.

  9. 11 days ago on Wizard of Id

    Another recoilless cannon. The barrel looks awful light for the weight of the ball. A 15 in Rodman pattern muzzle-loading cannon weighs almost 50,000 pounds.

  10. 11 days ago on Wizard of Id

    Supposedly, the ladies at home saved their pi$$ to feed the nitrate works. The Confederate gunpowder may have given the troops amorous thoughts.