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Old 11-29-20, 12:52 PM
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I swear the Giants just want to hurt me.
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Old 11-29-20, 01:52 PM
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I swear the Giants just want to hurt me.
Nah - I got this. Panthers just scored defensive TDs on the Vikings on back-to-back plays. Yeah.
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Nah - I got this. Panthers just scored defensive TDs on the Vikings on back-to-back plays. Yeah.
And I picked Vikes by 7-9 points. Now the Patriots are about to beat up on the Cards, killing my pick in that game... Cards still have a better chance than Vikes I think.
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I survived.

After five hours on 75S I have migrated from the dumb north to the less dumb quasi-north.

But still dumb.


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Truck stop purchase?
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Truck stop purchase?
I did stop at a Love's truck stop, but only got petro. Unleaded at $1.89.
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I did stop at a Love's truck stop, but only got petro. Unleaded at $1.89.
That's practically free, shoulda drove down to Key West while you were at it.
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I did stop at a Love's truck stop, but only got petro. Unleaded at $1.89.
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That's practically free, shoulda drove down to Key West while you were at it.
That's highway robbery; you can get it for $1.49 here.
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That's highway robbery; you can get it for $1.49 here.
$2.08 at the cheap place here. $2.17+ elsewhere.
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Ooof. $2.30 at the QT.

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Giants atop the NFC East. Raise your hand if you predicted that so I know you're a liar.
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Giants atop the NFC East. Raise your hand if you predicted that so I know you're a liar.
Anything is possible in that division

I did pick em to win today, but by 7-9 points, so I only get half credit.

The Vikings game is insane now.
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Giants atop the NFC East.
That's like cresting the highest point in Iowa.
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That's like cresting the highest point in Iowa.
Once the draft position is wrecked, I might as well hope for a playoff slot and some wild trick plays. We're clearly not getting a new QB, HC, or GM this year. Crossing fingers this is the team coming together and a few more pieces will keep the improvement going.

Of course, in five weeks, the Cowboys will be the obvious winners for 2021.
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Of course, in five weeks, the Cowboys will be the obvious winners for 2021.
Next year. Next year is definitely the Cowboys' year.
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Old 11-29-20, 03:34 PM
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Anyone notice the leaderboard??
Such a close run for 3rd this week. But Trsnrtr had to spoil my fun and ride an extra .5 today.
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Such a close run for 3rd this week. But Trsnrtr had to spoil my fun and ride an extra .5 today.
I'm charging my lights...
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Anyone notice the leaderboard??
Kudos. My plan for this week had been to do 300+, then the weather hit and that was that.
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RIP Darth.

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Stopped watching Chiefs-Bucs and it went to 17-0. Started watching again and the Bucs marched down the field. Noping out of that again.
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That's highway robbery; you can get it for $1.49 here.
wut

It's $1.84 at Weigel's . . . with the discount card. I'm being gouged .
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Originally Posted by Velo Vol View Post
I did stop at a Love's truck stop, but only got petro. Unleaded at $1.89.
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$2.08 at the cheap place here. $2.17+ elsewhere.
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That's highway robbery; you can get it for $1.49 here.
I gather you all are talking a per litre price right? Cause if that is per gallon, even little US gallons, that is so cheap to be almost free.
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Rams finally woke up. Let's see if they can give it back.

btw I paid $2.95 last time I bought gas. Cheap for here!
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