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Forum: Off topic 10-22-2014, 02:27 PM
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Posted By system7
Indeed they are. And damage limitation. The Kursk...

Indeed they are. And damage limitation. The Kursk (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Russian_submarine_Kursk_%28K-141%29) was one of the Russian Navy's sadder disasters. Refusing Norwegian and British...
Forum: Off topic 10-21-2014, 09:08 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 2,493
Posted By system7
It's a safe option, but not one that will win...

It's a safe option, but not one that will win IMO! :p

I was trying to think of some Londonish name for the Falcons, but something wasn't working for me. We are now referring to the Jags as "Our"...
Forum: Off topic 10-21-2014, 05:56 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 2,493
Posted By system7
7 68-1-37 (11-4) j 61-1-44 (10-5) s 60-1-45...

7 68-1-37 (11-4)
j 61-1-44 (10-5)
s 60-1-45 (12-3)
v 59-1-46 (9-6)
x 55-1-50 (12-3)

ht 63-1-42 (12-3)

Welcome aboard, Jon. It's all about picking the teams on the road really. And none of...
Forum: Off topic 10-18-2014, 02:53 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,234
Posted By system7
A bit of a red herring, perhaps. Big dogs have...

A bit of a red herring, perhaps. Big dogs have similar heartrates to us. But only live about 12 years IIRC.

Just for interest, I checked my resting pulse for the first time in years. 65 bpm. Not...
Forum: Off topic 10-14-2014, 05:37 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,234
Posted By system7
Trace elements and vitamins are an interesting...

Trace elements and vitamins are an interesting topic. The medical facts are that people on extreme diets and anorexia get short of Potassium, and succomb to heart arythymia. Magnesium will...
Forum: Off topic 10-14-2014, 05:06 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 2,493
Posted By system7
I watched the first half of the Giants @ Eagles,...

I watched the first half of the Giants @ Eagles, which stood 0-20, and I'd seen enough. I've never seen a team so unable to get anything going on first down. 3rd down and twenty is not where you want...
Forum: Off topic 10-12-2014, 03:43 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,234
Posted By system7
I expect there are some genetic markers to...

I expect there are some genetic markers to reduced life expectancy, and family predisposition to cancer or diabetes might be a couple of examples, but nevertheless reduced diet seems to often be the...
Forum: Off topic 10-11-2014, 10:25 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,234
Posted By system7
I half-expected this, but the big 300 pound...

I half-expected this, but the big 300 pound muscled guys in the NFL don't make old bones! :eek:

...
Forum: Off topic 10-11-2014, 06:33 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 2,493
Posted By system7
Looks like I've got to keep this going...quite...

Looks like I've got to keep this going...quite looking forwards to the Vikes' game with Detroit. Can't quite believe I've picked the Bucs to beat the Ravens. :o

NFL Week 6

TNF
7 Colts 33 @ 28...
Forum: Off topic 10-11-2014, 03:23 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,234
Posted By system7
There was nothing in the Sardinian's article to...

There was nothing in the Sardinian's article to say genetics played a huge part in it. :)

The one thing I am consistently picking up here, is thin people naturally stop short of the extra pudding...
Forum: Off topic 10-10-2014, 03:38 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 2,493
Posted By system7
As an outside observer, frankly, I'd say your...

As an outside observer, frankly, I'd say your secondary is no good. You can't keep blaming the quarterbacks. :D

If you want to play defense like the Ravens or the Seahawks, you need more than a...
Forum: Off topic 10-10-2014, 03:33 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,234
Posted By system7
Very interesting site! I was reading about the...

Very interesting site! I was reading about the Sardinians who expect to live to a 100 or more on a frugal diet. Breakfast is just Cafe Latte (milky coffee). Followed by lunch and small supper of...
Forum: Off topic 10-09-2014, 03:47 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 459
Posted By system7
Ah, finally someone who understands the need for...

Ah, finally someone who understands the need for images in a post. :D

I always judge potential girlfriends and employers by the qualty of their coffee, and, as it happens, their bathrooms. Life is...
Forum: Off topic 10-09-2014, 03:08 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,234
Posted By system7
Give it a go. But I don't think you need to...

Give it a go. But I don't think you need to suffer in any way! Even fasting aka a lean day can be OK. You can have say 600 calories of sausages and fried eggs and tomato for breakfast. You shouldn't...
Forum: Off topic 10-08-2014, 03:13 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 459
Posted By system7
Like Rich, I'm gravitating towards a little...

Like Rich, I'm gravitating towards a little really strong cup of coffee these days. It's called Expresso style, isn't it. Served in a small cup. Italians only drink expresso after breakfast. Milk is...
Forum: Off topic 10-08-2014, 02:57 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 2,493
Posted By system7
The MNF Seattle @ Washington game was closer than...

The MNF Seattle @ Washington game was closer than I expected, but Seattle seemed to be in control throughout. Russell Wilson is so good selling dummies to his running backs, and then nipping up...
Forum: Off topic 10-03-2014, 06:02 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,234
Posted By system7
Well, yes. Follow the money. :D Quite...

Well, yes. Follow the money. :D

Quite staggering that we don't question all the health advice. Carbohydrates and sugar are clearly pure poison in big doses. Rot your teeth. Play havoc with your...
Forum: Off topic 10-03-2014, 01:28 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 502
Posted By system7
I forget where I read this, but I seem to...

I forget where I read this, but I seem to remember that it was humans eating a high fat diet about 40,000 years ago that spurred some sort of rapid evolution into the intelligent, cunning,...
Forum: Off topic 10-03-2014, 01:05 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 2,493
Posted By system7
Glad to see everyone supporting the Vikes this...

Glad to see everyone supporting the Vikes this week! Yes, tardy Rich, this means you too! :o

We need Teddy. 3rd string quarterback Christian Ponder had a bit of a nightmare. Threw two quick picks...
Forum: Off topic 10-03-2014, 12:43 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,234
Posted By system7
I slid back into unhealthiness recently. The...

I slid back into unhealthiness recently. The weight crept back on and not feeling so good. To do with being back hard at work. :mad:

Lack of exercise and too many sandwiches and beers I decided....
Forum: Off topic 09-30-2014, 03:19 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 2,493
Posted By system7
I'll have to "Ponder" that. But I think Teddy is...

I'll have to "Ponder" that. But I think Teddy is hopeful. We ALL picked against our own teams, as it goes! Two of us shouldn't have. :o

Scores:

7 38/61 (9/13)
V 35/61 (7/13)
X 28/61 (6/13)...
Forum: Off topic 09-29-2014, 07:56 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 2,493
Posted By system7
Raiders started off with an impressive touchdown...

Raiders started off with an impressive touchdown drive in the opening minutes, then it seemed like most of the team packed up and went home. :confused:

A few Raiders kept going, but it was...
Forum: Off topic 09-29-2014, 06:36 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 502
Posted By system7
We seem to be heading toward an era in which only...

We seem to be heading toward an era in which only humans, cows and chickens will be alive on our Planet. The landscape will be mostly wheatfields and grassland too. And cities, of course. It's gonna...
Forum: Off topic 09-29-2014, 06:00 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 502
Posted By system7
I think that would be a cruel and ungodly thing...

I think that would be a cruel and ungodly thing to do. A Neanderthal would feel quite left out and lonely in modern times IMO. They'd also rightly feel that we have trashed the Planet from their own...
Forum: Off topic 09-28-2014, 10:05 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 2,493
Posted By system7
A rare treat that the London Dolphins @ Raiders...

A rare treat that the London Dolphins @ Raiders game is showing on Channel 4 terrestrial TV today. So I get to watch it round my friends flat with supper! :D

Raiders putting on a good show in...
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