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07-21-21, 11:52 AM
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Posted By Flatballer

The gear inches that fast people are pushing on...

The gear inches that fast people are pushing on the track these days are incredible.
07-20-21, 07:07 PM
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Posted By Flatballer

And you have to be careful with capital gains...

And you have to be careful with capital gains exclusions if you do it too fast.

This smoke is no joke. We went for a walk this evening to try and see what might be a cool sunset with all the...
07-20-21, 02:31 PM
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Posted By Flatballer

I've asked myself the same question. My house is...

I've asked myself the same question. My house is worth a stupid amount of money at the moment, but we're not moving right now, and even if we did, we'd just have to buy something equally overpriced...
07-17-21, 10:43 AM
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Posted By Flatballer

Bike shops and auto shops are different, but...

Bike shops and auto shops are different, but Uptown Cycles in Charlotte (awesome shop) had what I believe was the owner's dog. A big, friendly boxer I think. Awesome dog, very chill, kinda did their...
07-13-21, 07:08 AM
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Posted By Flatballer

I have not. It has stopped again. It has rained a...

I have not. It has stopped again. It has rained a decent bit, but not a ton, so still not sure how that's related, or if it's related at all. I ran out of (good) ideas a long time ago.
07-09-21, 09:22 AM
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Posted By Flatballer

Is that just a temporary thing you take on and...

Is that just a temporary thing you take on and off for PT? I wonder how much that high grade medical attachment device (safety pin) would've cost here.
07-05-21, 07:49 PM
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Posted By Flatballer

The beeping has returned. It seems to be tied to...

The beeping has returned. It seems to be tied to wet weather. I crawled under the house, sump pump is working fine, has no battery backup or speaker.

I'm at a loss again.
06-29-21, 07:23 AM
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Posted By Flatballer

Yeah, I don't know that many people made it...

Yeah, I don't know that many people made it through this completely unscathed. I know I certainly haven't, despite being almost entirely unaffected by the worst of it.
06-20-21, 10:57 AM
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Posted By Flatballer

Ouch. Good luck. Buying a bike for a...

Ouch. Good luck.

Buying a bike for a cyclist, without input, seems like an obvious thing to avoid.
06-18-21, 05:41 PM
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Posted By Flatballer

My concern is that it's the sump pump possibly,...

My concern is that it's the sump pump possibly, but it's about a 50 foot crawl under a short floor to go check it, so I'm not looking forward to it.
06-18-21, 11:02 AM
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Posted By Flatballer

My beeping seems to have stopped. I don't know if...

My beeping seems to have stopped. I don't know if this is good or bad.
06-16-21, 07:18 PM
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Posted By Flatballer

There is a beeping in my house. I think in the...

There is a beeping in my house. I think in the kitchen from attempting to track it down. It is not the smoke detector. It is not the oven, microwave, dishwasher, or fridge. It isn't regular...
06-08-21, 11:00 AM
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Posted By Flatballer

Me, every single morning: man, I'm really tired,...

Me, every single morning: man, I'm really tired, I should go to bed early tonight and get some rest
Me, every single evening: screw that, I finally have some time to myself, I'm gonna play video...
05-31-21, 12:03 AM
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Posted By Flatballer

Same. My subscriptions were extremely quiet and I...

Same. My subscriptions were extremely quiet and I was starting to wonder. Didn't think to actually check though.
05-24-21, 06:10 AM
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Posted By Flatballer

Just make sure your rim tape is in good shape (if...

Just make sure your rim tape is in good shape (if you even have rim tape anymore), they can squeeze into spaces that a butyl tube can't, and they'll find sharp edges there.
05-05-21, 09:38 AM
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Posted By Flatballer

Yeah, give the sausages a try and see what you...

Yeah, give the sausages a try and see what you think. I can't remember if we tried the ground one or not. I've heard you need so spice the absolute heck out of it to make the plain stuff good.

And...
05-05-21, 09:06 AM
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Posted By Flatballer

That's really interesting. Which did you get?...

That's really interesting. Which did you get? We've had their bratwursts and spicy italian sausages and thought they were pretty good.
04-27-21, 09:52 AM
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Posted By Flatballer

Very sorry. That's a pretty great, long life I'm...

Very sorry. That's a pretty great, long life I'm sure she had though.
04-26-21, 03:05 PM
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Posted By Flatballer

There's games I can just screw around on (CoD,...

There's games I can just screw around on (CoD, GTA, Bioshock, Fallout) and then there's online stuff that everyone gets really good at, and then there's e-sports games (like Rocket League) that...
04-26-21, 03:02 PM
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Views: 391,726
Posted By Flatballer

your timestamp didn't work. The sound of wet...

your timestamp didn't work.

The sound of wet carbon wheels braking in the rain though, don't miss that sound.
04-25-21, 10:43 PM
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Posted By Flatballer

Anyone here play Rocket League? I've been getting...

Anyone here play Rocket League? I've been getting into it a little more seriously lately, it's super fun. Really addictive, to be able to improve at something requiring skill like that. I still suck,...
04-20-21, 09:17 AM
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Posted By Flatballer

There's being safe about covid, and there's being...

There's being safe about covid, and there's being absolutely ridiculous with no thought for common sense.

I'm at the doctor with my wife, an ob because that's her primary. Sitting in the car...
04-15-21, 11:26 PM
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Posted By Flatballer

I think you're supposed to use a pump, and it's...

I think you're supposed to use a pump, and it's the front wheel.
04-14-21, 01:38 PM
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Posted By Flatballer

About the only electronics stuff I've done in 10...

About the only electronics stuff I've done in 10 years is replacing some switches in my amp's foot pedal controls.
04-13-21, 06:19 PM
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Posted By Flatballer

I think that ship has maybe sailed. I don't think...

I think that ship has maybe sailed. I don't think your local bookstore is going to stop Amazon by not allowing their name to be spoken.
04-13-21, 04:20 PM
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Posted By Flatballer

Yeah, I noticed. Just replace the %2A or whatever...

Yeah, I noticed. Just replace the %2A or whatever with the place that shall not be named but is one of the largest sites on the entire internet.
04-13-21, 02:19 PM
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Posted By Flatballer

There are currently like 6000 people watching...

There are currently like 6000 people watching some dude riding rollers on ******, as part of r/talentshow live shows. Like, he's just riding normal rollers. I don't think he's a pro or anything. His...
04-08-21, 11:10 PM
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Views: 391,726
Posted By Flatballer

Indeed they are. You can get a lot of discs for...

Indeed they are. You can get a lot of discs for $10,000.
04-08-21, 01:18 PM
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Posted By Flatballer

I'm looking to get back into Ultimate (and maybe...

I'm looking to get back into Ultimate (and maybe some disc golf with the kids). All you need is some grass and a disc and you're in business. Some cleats if you're feeling fancy or competitive.
04-02-21, 02:11 PM
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Views: 391,726
Posted By Flatballer

I've gotten a lot of interest through Facebook,...

I've gotten a lot of interest through Facebook, calls from locals since I put it by the road with a sign (or three), and a little on CarGurus (including the flake). I've gotten a single email from...
04-01-21, 11:11 AM
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Posted By Flatballer

Yeah, I actually regretted it just a few hours...

Yeah, I actually regretted it just a few hours later that evening after talking with my wife, but he'd already bought another one.
03-31-21, 06:33 PM
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Views: 391,726
Posted By Flatballer

I'm kicking myself for turning down a pretty darn...

I'm kicking myself for turning down a pretty darn decent offer for my car last week because I had what I thought was a serious buyer willing to pay more coming yesterday. Yesterday guy never showed....
03-21-21, 06:22 PM
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Views: 391,726
Posted By Flatballer

Quite a day here. Five year old's hamster died,...

Quite a day here. Five year old's hamster died, she was a nice hamster, didn't live all that long, apparently they sometimes just have a genetic thing, she was fine last night.

No sooner had I...
03-18-21, 08:28 AM
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Views: 391,726
Posted By Flatballer

Link it up! I'd listen to that.

Link it up! I'd listen to that.
03-17-21, 02:35 PM
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Posted By Flatballer

I never know how old I am anymore. I do the math...

I never know how old I am anymore. I do the math (I still get it wrong, then my wife tells me how old I am).
03-17-21, 01:51 PM
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Posted By Flatballer

Well, my 2010 Speed3 is listed (which will dox me...

Well, my 2010 Speed3 is listed (which will dox me if anyone doesn't already know my real name, but I think you do, and nobody reads this crap anyway).

Used prices are kinda hard to peg at the...
03-15-21, 09:05 AM
Replies: 6,322
Views: 391,726
Posted By Flatballer

I haven't, but we have a CX-7, which is the...

I haven't, but we have a CX-7, which is the older, larger sibling that they no longer make. Rear seats up, no chance at all, even in the CX-7. In the CX-5, rear seats down, I'm not sure.
03-14-21, 09:44 AM
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Posted By Flatballer

My parents had a couple Subarus (living in the...

My parents had a couple Subarus (living in the north, a mile down an unplowed dirt road in the woods, it was kind of your only option if you wanted a car), but before they started having head gasket...
03-13-21, 10:44 PM
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Posted By Flatballer

I've only owned (for me, not my wife) 4 cars...

I've only owned (for me, not my wife) 4 cars really (I had two others before I could drive but never really got to drive one except around the neighborhood, and never finished fixing the other, but...
03-13-21, 01:55 PM
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Posted By Flatballer

Those are probably my favorite two body styles. I...

Those are probably my favorite two body styles. I wish they brought more wagons/estates from Europe but we don't buy them.
03-12-21, 09:35 PM
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Posted By Flatballer

Now those are mid life crisis cars. I've...

Now those are mid life crisis cars.

I've always wanted an S2000 but I'm worried I'll never afford one the way prices are going. They're on a rocket, and by the time I want one they're gonna be air...
03-12-21, 06:13 PM
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Posted By Flatballer

I do love a miata, but I want something a little...

I do love a miata, but I want something a little faster and fancier probably.
03-12-21, 03:57 PM
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Views: 391,726
Posted By Flatballer

We're selling my hot hatch and keeping the more...

We're selling my hot hatch and keeping the more family friendly and useful crossover, but my wife has promised I can get a fun date night car again eventually. I'd love a Z4 or similar, I have a...
03-11-21, 02:15 PM
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Views: 391,726
Posted By Flatballer

My fingers have for some reason forgotten how to...

My fingers have for some reason forgotten how to type one of the words in one of my pass phrases that I use absolutely constantly at work. Like, I have to slow way, way down to get it right, and...
03-11-21, 08:09 AM
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Views: 391,726
Posted By Flatballer

Our 2020 Odyssey also has some entertainment...

Our 2020 Odyssey also has some entertainment center issues. The biggest one seems to be somehow related to Android Auto. Switching back to FM sometimes just, doesn't. Other audio sources work, but...
03-10-21, 01:22 PM
Replies: 6,322
Views: 391,726
Posted By Flatballer

From the extremely scientific sampling of "people...

From the extremely scientific sampling of "people who ride by my house when I happen to be looking" it definitely seems like rim brakes are on their way out.
03-10-21, 09:44 AM
Replies: 6,322
Views: 391,726
Posted By Flatballer

Yeah, it's not nearly as bad in laptops since...

Yeah, it's not nearly as bad in laptops since they can't be removed, they aren't useful for miners in their rigs. But there's still some shortages.

Desktop cards between mining and scalping have...
03-10-21, 08:57 AM
Replies: 6,322
Views: 391,726
Posted By Flatballer

I bought a new gaming laptop in late November....

I bought a new gaming laptop in late November. The new graphics cards came out in January/February and were cheaper and better than expected. We returned one my wife had bought and are getting her a...
03-08-21, 12:51 PM
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Views: 391,726
Posted By Flatballer

Lol. That's a pretty solid tirade, bravo. ...

Lol. That's a pretty solid tirade, bravo.

And holy crap, parents e-mailing you that the kids are sick? When I was in college (in the South...) that would never have crossed my mind. I barely even...
03-08-21, 12:14 PM
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Views: 391,726
Posted By Flatballer

I can't imagine most college kids getting bent...

I can't imagine most college kids getting bent out of shape because a professor curses under their breath, about technology even and not a student, lol.
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