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  • Chuck E. Cheese Could Permanently Close All Locations, Including 3 In Cleveland

    06/24/2020 8:32:21 PM PDT · by Enlightened1 · 65 replies ^ | 06/12/20 | Troy Smith
    The coronavirus pandemic could spell the end of Chuck E. Cheese. The popular kid’s restaurant had to close its 610 locations nationwide during the outbreak. Now, $1 billion in debt has Chuck E. Cheese’s parent company, CEC Entertainment, approaching bankruptcy.The Wall Street Journal reports that CEC is asking lenders for a $200 million to keep its business going. For comparison, the news is similar to the recent circumstances that led to the retail band JC Penney filing bankruptcy last month.CEC has also offered its top executives retention bonuses to try and keep them from leaving, including $3 million to three of its executives,...
  • How to contact admin

    05/14/2020 3:56:56 PM PDT · by HIDEK6 · 58 replies
    May 14, 2020 | HIDEK6
    Does anyone know how to contact the admin? Want to ask a question.
  • Oh Deer, Not Your Typical Business Day

    05/12/2020 6:46:35 AM PDT · by SJackson · 16 replies
    TCHDailyNews ^ | May 11, 2020 | Brad Williams
    SHAWANO, WI A Shawano Downtown business recently had an unexpected visitor. A deer ended up inside a Main Street business last week. It may sound like the start of a bad joke, but for awhile, it was no laughing matter. Duane Schultz owns Kims Discount store on Main Street. He says Thursday was a day that he will never forget. A customer just walked out the door and he said a few minutes later he heard a crash. A deer came into the door and it stopped at the table and looked at me, he said. All I could...
  • My Native American father drew the Land OLakes maiden. She was never a stereotype.

    04/29/2020 7:01:15 PM PDT · by Olog-hai · 55 replies
    Washington Post ^ | April 29, 2020 at 2:56 PM EDT | Robert DesJarlait
    She was never a stereotype. That was my thought earlier this month when I heard that Mia, as the Land OLakes Native American maiden was known, had been taken off the butter box. She was gone, vanished, missing. I knew Mia had devolved into a stereotype in many peoples minds. But it was the stereotype some saw that bothered me. North Dakota state Rep. Ruth Buffalo (D), for instance, told the Pioneer Press in St. Paul, Minn., that the Land OLakes image of Mia went hand-in-hand with human and sex trafficking of our women and girls by depicting Native...
  • Joe Biden evolves to his final form...

    04/25/2020 5:09:50 AM PDT · by Caipirabob · 23 replies
    Twitter ^ | 04/24/2020 | Unkown
    Ran across this on Twitter, I thought I'd share it. Click on image to see whole thing, it's twitter and safe. Don't eat when you check out old slow Joe. The gif is shareable.
  • My uncle: Police have failed to protect and serve. They signed up for it."

    04/21/2020 8:13:38 PM PDT · by GuavaCheesePuff · 37 replies
    Guava Cheese Puff | April 21, 2020 | Guava Cheese Puff
    My uncle got angry this morning on the phone. Said more police officers should be yelled at regarding Coronavirus enforcement and because they are not protecting and serving their communities. He says people should listen to BLM. I think he is off his rockers, but is he right about a big police-civilian disconnect?
  • Flubros! (Flubros only but it is easy to join)

    03/23/2020 11:06:41 AM PDT · by impimp · 122 replies
    vanity | 23 March 2020 | impimp
    Flubros day 5! Its just the flu, bro. Starting this thread earlier in the day today so that East Coasters can see it more easily. How do you become a flubro (or flubra) and join the caucus? Easy - all you have to do is correctly recognize that Wuhan Chinese flu is not really that dangerous compared to an ordinary flu and the government/media/health care industrial complexes are overblowing things. Swine flu killed 12k in one year a decade ago in the USA and hardly anything got shut down. The economic consequences of this overreach will kill more than this...
  • It Gets Too Quiet In Here In The Evening And Late Night.

    03/18/2020 8:53:29 PM PDT · by Veggie Todd · 66 replies
    Vanity | 3/18/2020 | Vanity
    Can we please put on a third shift to post new articles? Late at night after a few snorts, I have a lot of fascinating things to say. At that time, I'm also quite the ladies man. Just ask anyone.
  • Understanding Double Postings

    03/14/2020 6:19:25 PM PDT · by Wiz-Nerd · 70 replies
    WizNerd | Today | WizNerd
    Double postings of items of interest are common. Most of the time, folks here do check before they post. If it is a newly reported item - once one has checked to make sure it is not posted - it takes time to make a new post. Some of us here are slower than others. Usually because we want to verify, clarify, and check the story over all. To those that are quick to jump with condemnation, please consider this, you are no better than the media that rush to publish a story without verification.
  • Breaking: I'm not clicking on that thread about Tom Steyer dancing.

    02/29/2020 4:04:24 AM PST · by Bullish · 16 replies
    vanity | right now | bullish
    You've been posted.
  • My Ppst git pulled

    01/04/2020 6:30:38 PM PST · by mrsmith · 126 replies
    bobe | 01/04.2020 | self
    Think mods are e not treating twitter as they should.
  • Barack Obama Had Serious Girlfriend Before Meeting Michelle Obama; Ex-FLOTUS Says Hes Immature

    12/23/2019 11:24:55 AM PST · by simpson96 · 34 replies
    International Business Times ^ | 12/23/2019 | Camille Heimbrod
    arack Obama was in a serious relationship shortly before he met Michelle Obama. In his memoir Dreams From My Father, the ex-POTUS recounted what it was like telling his sister, Auma, about a woman named Genevieve Cook. After meeting Cook in 1983 in New York, the two started dating. In the book Barack Obama: The Story, author David Maraniss said that Baracks relationship with Cook was the deepest relationship hes had then. However, when Cook expressed her love for the ex-president of the United States, the dad of two simply replied by saying thank you instead of I love you...
  • France threatens retaliation if US doubles Champagne price

    12/03/2019 6:53:19 AM PST · by Olog-hai · 30 replies
    Associated Press ^ | December 3, 2019 | Angela Charlton
    France is threatening a strong European riposte if the Trump administration follows through on a proposal to hit French cheese, Champagne, handbags and other products with tariffs of up to 100%. The U.S. Trade Representative proposed the tariffs on $2.4 billion in goods Monday in retaliation for a French tax on global tech giants including Google, Amazon and Facebook. Im not in love with those (tech) companies, but theyre our companies, Trump said Tuesday ahead of a sure-to-be-tense meeting with French President Emmanuel Macron in London. The move is likely to increase trade tensions between the U.S. and Europe....
  • Fanged mouse-deer identified after vanishing for a generation

    11/16/2019 8:33:15 PM PST · by BeauBo · 36 replies
    National Geographic ^ | Nov 11, 2019 | STEPHEN LEAHY
    Lost to the outside world for a generationand feared extincta small deer-like species with tiny fangs has been photographed tiptoeing through a dry lowland forest in southern Vietnam... The silver-backed chevrotain, also known as the Vietnamese mouse-deer, is about the size of a large rabbit, with a silver sheen on its rump. The creatures have tusk-like incisors, visible in the new photographs of the animals. Because chevrotains lack horns or antlers, and the fangs are especially long in males, scientists think the males use them to compete for territory and mates.
  • American-Made Cheese Named World's Best for the First Time Ever

    10/28/2019 4:48:20 PM PDT · by cba123 · 90 replies
    MSN ^ | 6 hrs ago | Corey Williams
    Rogue River Blue Cheese, produced by Rogue Creamery in Southern Oregon, is an organic, cave-aged blue cheese that is wrapped in pear spirit-soaked Syrah grape leaves. The Savencia Fromage & Dairy-owned creamery beat out some tough competition: More than 3,800 cheeses from 42 countries and 6 continents were evaluated by a panel of 260 judges in Bergamo, Italy this month. "This is truly the greatest distinction a cheese can receive. What an extraordinary validation of our commitment to quality, the place that inspires our cheeseSouthern Oregon's Rogue Valleyand the excellence of the growing American artisan cheese industry, I am humbled...
  • Return of the 'spirit moose': Pair of white moose spotted on northern Ontario highway

    10/28/2019 6:38:44 AM PDT · by Red Badger · 22 replies ^ | October 21, 2019 3:48PM EDT Last Updated Wednesday, October 23, 2019 3:13PM EDT | Chelsea Papineau, CTV Northern Ontario Digital Content Specialist
    SUDBURY -- A pair of "spirit moose" has once again been spotted along a northern Ontario highway, as the elusive animals returned to the same area where they captured national attention late last year. Sightings of the pair of white moose have been reported online over the last two weeks, showing the cow (female moose) and a calf grazing along the side of Highway 101. (White cow and calf 'spirit moose' seen from Highway 101 in northeastern Ontario. Credit: Jackie Burns Loyer) ==================================================================== Jackie Burns Loyer was recently travelling from Timmins to Chapleau, when she spotted the rare "spirit moose."...
  • Doctors Want FDA To Warn Women About Cheese And Breast Cancer Link

    10/15/2019 7:35:28 AM PDT · by Dr. Sivana · 56 replies ^ | 10/15/2019 | Darwin Malicdem
    PCRM has called on the federal government to consider adding label to cheese products that would warn women about the risk of breast cancer. Doctors said hormones found in cow milk-based cheese could contribute to development of the disease. []document highlights a study that found high-fat cheese products could increase breast cancer risk by 53 percent in women. PCRM aims to promote plant-based nutrition and lower consumption of animal products for better health. Up to 12,000 members agreed with the findings that cheese made from cows milk could be harmful. These potentially harmful hormones include IGF-1, which has been directly...
  • Drudge Sucks and Eat the Babies

    10/04/2019 2:32:45 PM PDT · by Responsibility2nd · 65 replies
    Some Blog Some Were ^ | 10/04/2019 | Matt and Alexandria
    I am upset that Drudge has changed. Why has nobody at Free Republic mentioned this? And did you know that AOC supporters want to eat the babies? And worse yet - The Drudge Report has NOT mentioned it. Read more at my blog
  • Moose gets stuck in New Hampshire pool, forcing rescuers to get creative

    10/04/2019 7:33:09 AM PDT · by Red Badger · 13 replies
    FOX News ^ | 10/03/2019 | By Vandana Rambaran
    A very large animal got stuck in a New Hampshire pool Tuesday night -- and was not a-moosed. A young bull moose waded into the backyard pool and couldn't climb out for hours, because it didn't have stairs. Officials from the New Hampshire Fish and Game Department swooped in to save the moose, eventually coaxing it out of the pool by placing a wooden set of stairs underwater. After emerging from the water, the moose took off into the woods.
  • Deputies use Taser to rescue moose from hammock

    09/12/2019 10:42:06 AM PDT · by Red Badger · 33 replies
    UPI ^ | Sept. 12, 2019 / 12:23 PM | By Ben Hooper
    Sept. 12 (UPI) -- Authorities in Wyoming said they had to use a Taser to subdue a moose so they could disentangle its antlers from a resident's hammock. The Sublette County Sheriff's Office said deputies and Wyoming Game and Fish personnel responded to a residence this week where a bull moose was reported to be caught in a hammock hanging from a tree. "Due to the nature of the entangled animal and the proximity to hunting season, a tranquilizer would render the animal not harvestable and inedible," the sheriff's office said. The deputies used a Taser to subdue the moose...