Facts, Not Fiction

 

Search:

Type: Posts; User: DrJay

Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4
Search: Search took 0.03 seconds; generated 29 minute(s) ago.
  1. Maybe you should go get tested....

    Maybe you should go get tested....
  2. Replies
    5
    Views
    27

    In general, a good idea. My 17 yo daughter spends...

    In general, a good idea. My 17 yo daughter spends too much time no hers, but makes straight A's so I'm not sure I can limit her time on her phone while at home, though we've talked about her limiting...
  3. Replies
    356
    Views
    125,180

    Lions behaving badly.....

    Lions behaving badly.....
  4. Replies
    356
    Views
    125,180

    Born Free and all that not withstanding, just...

    Born Free and all that not withstanding, just plain bad idea to hang out with adult lions, even if you raised them from cubhood.
    ...
  5. Replies
    98
    Views
    5,568

    An anecdote that doesn't prove anything....summer...

    An anecdote that doesn't prove anything....summer of 1976, I had finished 8th grade and had three or four issues of TAFNEWS under my belt. My teammate, Jon W. had finished 9th grade. My Dad had...
  6. Replies
    45
    Views
    4,117

    So, did they make sure to put in a loo connected...

    So, did they make sure to put in a loo connected to the PA booth?
  7. Another 50th anniversary....Hurricane Camille

    While folks were doing their thing at Woodstock, Hurricane Camille was doing it's thing to the Gulf coast, making landfall late on August 17th, 1969.

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hurricane_Camille
  8. Replies
    23
    Views
    1,240

    Nice to see a firm not named Nike putting some...

    Nice to see a firm not named Nike putting some money into elite-level endurance sports, as Ineos also sponsors the cycling team of Egan Bernal and Geraint Thomas, 1-2 at this year's Tour, and...
  9. Plenty of opportunities for Greenland all-comers...

    Plenty of opportunities for Greenland all-comers records when they host their first Diamond League meet.
  10. Replies
    356
    Views
    125,180

    Well, like all the stupid climbing deaths, his...

    Well, like all the stupid climbing deaths, his survivors can take solace in the notion that "he died doing what he loved most".......
  11. Replies
    27
    Views
    956

    Thanks, Walt Another link ...

    Thanks, Walt
    Another link https://www.woodstock.com/

    Anyone who hasn't seen the movie really should have a look.

    We had another Woodstock thread here a number of years ago, not sure which...
  12. Well, if he doesnít get a PR, at least we know...

    Well, if he doesnít get a PR, at least we know heíll be looking good!
  13. Thread: 50 years of YES

    by DrJay
    Replies
    53
    Views
    1,495

    Probably the same show I was at!

    Probably the same show I was at!
  14. Replies
    26
    Views
    832

    Cryo-treatment. Uses liquid nitrogen that...

    Cryo-treatment. Uses liquid nitrogen that evaporates into a chamber that you stand in, at least thatís what Iíve seen pictures of. So a young woman or girl who worked at one of those places in...
  15. Thread: 50 years of YES

    by DrJay
    Replies
    53
    Views
    1,495

    April 1979, me and a few progressive rock buddies...

    April 1979, me and a few progressive rock buddies see YES in Dayton one night, then front row seats in Louisville the next. A few weeks later they add a show in Lexington in June, so of course we're...
  16. Thread: 50 years of YES

    by DrJay
    Replies
    53
    Views
    1,495

    I was in high school and running track and cross...

    I was in high school and running track and cross country.

    When I saw YES at the Paramount in Denver c. 2009, I found a group of fans (via the YESFANS message board) meeting at a brewpub before...
  17. Thread: 50 years of YES

    by DrJay
    Replies
    53
    Views
    1,495

    Steve Howe, their guitarist, was voted Best...

    Steve Howe, their guitarist, was voted Best All-Around Guitarist three years in a row by Guitar Player magazine in the late 1970s. Chris Squire was one of rock's great bass players.
  18. Thread: 50 years of YES

    by DrJay
    Replies
    53
    Views
    1,495

    gh knows a ton about a ton of things, including...

    gh knows a ton about a ton of things, including music. Could do well on Jeopardy. But there's only so much room in there, so something has to be left out. And, given that so many of their great songs...
  19. Thread: 50 years of YES

    by DrJay
    Replies
    53
    Views
    1,495

    Yes (pun unavoidable). ...

    Yes (pun unavoidable).

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yes_(band)

    One of the leading progressive rock groups of the 1970s:
    ...
  20. Replies
    70
    Views
    3,778

    In the Kentucky Derby, all stallions carry 126...

    In the Kentucky Derby, all stallions carry 126 lbs, fillies (when one is entered) 124 lbs.
  21. Replies
    356
    Views
    125,180

    https://www.cnn.com/2019/07/27/us/woman-dies-alask...

    https://www.cnn.com/2019/07/27/us/woman-dies-alaska-into-the-wild-bus-trnd/index.html?no-st=1564502861
  22. Thread: Des Moines

    by DrJay
    Replies
    142
    Views
    7,446

    Out of the blue, our local rag, The Gazette,...

    Out of the blue, our local rag, The Gazette, prompted by the USATF meet, ran two articles about track covering half of the front page of the sports section and half of the back page of the section....
  23. Thread: Des Moines

    by DrJay
    Replies
    142
    Views
    7,446

    177,000 over eight days in 2016 is pretty darn...

    177,000 over eight days in 2016 is pretty darn good. The final two days might have been sell-outs, I don't know with certainty, and there were two or three thousand more at the festival on the turf...
  24. Is it expecting too much for the TV guys to know...

    Is it expecting too much for the TV guys to know who the Doha team is as they are interviewing Lomong and Chelimo after the race? I think most of us could figure that out within a half minute after...
  25. Replies
    117
    Views
    10,537

    Well, NBC needs a new feel-good story. Hopefully...

    Well, NBC needs a new feel-good story. Hopefully it wonít be in the menís 400.
Results 1 to 25 of 500
Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4