Tuesday Night Open Thread

Old songs are the best.

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What’s been on your mind? Got something you’d like to share? A topic to discuss? It’s Tuesday Night Open Thread.

Who wants to start?

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Hey Vasquez! Have You Ever Been Mistaken for a Man?

For the first time since the Army opened its special operations jobs to women in 2016, a female soldier has completed the initial Special Forces Assessment and Selection process.

I’m sure her colleagues are all thinking the same thought: “Finally! Sandwiches!”

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Still More Viable Than Socialism

[Problem With Martingale System] (Viewer #535,867)

I’ll forgo stating the obvious solution…

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Link of the Day: I’m Familiar With His Work on Star Trek: The Original Series

[High Praise! to Matte Shot – a tribute to Golden Era special fx ]

Albert Whitlock – a scrapbook of memorable matte moments

WAY too long to read all the way through. Don’t even try. Just skim through and look for names of movies you recognize.

And pause along the way occasionally to go “that’s a PAINTING?”

[Think you have a link that’s IMAO-worthy? Send it to harvolson@gmail.com. If I use your link, you will receive High Praise! (assuming you remember to put your name in the email)]

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Trump Truths: Energy

President Trump’s clean energy solution: find a way to harness the energy of Democrats clutching their pearls ever time Trump tweets.

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The Only Sensible Way Forward Out of Our Difficulties

[High Praise! to XKCD]

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Straight Line of the Day: Most Likely to Become England’s Next Prime Minister…

Works like this: I feed you Moon Nukers a straight line, and you hit me with a punch line in the comments.

Most likely to become England’s next Prime Minister

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The Illustrated Frank J: Where It’s Due


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Inevitable Outcome

New York Democratic Representative-elect Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez said that a lot of people in DC were mistaking her “for an intern”.

So… Jim Acosta will be beating her up and stealing her microphone?

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