Reality Check by Dave Whamond for December 08, 2023

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    pschearer Premium Member 4 months ago

    Per Wikipedia:

    Balls to the wall is an idiom that refers to a maximum commitment or effort; e.g. full throttle. It originates from aviation, in which the throttle and fuel-air mixture controls were shafts with balls on the ends to serve as handles, and pushing them toward the firewall (the “wall”) resulted in maximum fuel flow with a fuel-rich mixture flowing into the engine.

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    pat sandy creator 4 months ago

    he looks like he’s having a ball…

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    The Reader Premium Member 4 months ago

    He believes in hospital gown style decorating.

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    Dobie  Premium Member 4 months ago

    That’s right, Ralph! Hold it in an abeyance… just keep it in… don’t let it slip out… don’t say it… just… don’t!

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    Walrus Gumbo Premium Member 4 months ago

    The cat loves a challenge!

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    dsatvoinde Premium Member 4 months ago

    Got another one by them! Well done Dave!

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    mywifeslover  4 months ago

    That explains her tattoos

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    Randoblyth  4 months ago

    What about pedal to the metal?

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    ladykat  4 months ago

    Same thing every year.

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    P51Strega  4 months ago

    There are “special” ornaments for the back:

    www.youtube.Com/watch?v=73Bz5ZNPIMQ&ab_channel=SaturdayNightLive

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    sarah413 Premium Member 4 months ago

    Sometimes you just have Accept it.

    This might get lost on some here, though.

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    Teto85 Premium Member 4 months ago

    Yup. Has to look good all the way around. Sunset Magazine or Better Homes and Gardens might be coming along to take photos.

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    Frank Burns Eats Worms  4 months ago

    Balled is beautiful!

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    Mike Baldwin creator 4 months ago

    That way the cat can break twice as many!

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    Rick Smith Premium Member 4 months ago

    I agree with his decorating style. Why put them on the back if only the wall can see them?

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    zeexenon  4 months ago

    The decorated huge Christmas tree in Seinfeld always makes me laugh hysterically. California: Is that antisympathetic? Or is it the house of Ross, Monica, Rachel and Phoebe?

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    wildlandwaters  4 months ago

    Wait…the squirrel’s got nuthin??

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