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Emcee:  clean86 Type:  Moderated
This is a place to bring up just about any topic you want to discuss.

The only thing off limits is politics. See below for why. Everything else is good, as long as it doesn't violate the SI Terms of Use.

If you want to get completely non-linear and nonsensical, so much the better. I'm hoping we can have fun here.

I do ask that people be civil with one another. This means that if you disagree with something, you will respond by saying what you disagreed with, but refrain from insulting the person who said it.

Basically, I don't care what people talk about, but this isn't the place for a brawl.

People who can't act like grownups will be banned, either temporarily or permanently, depending on my mood and possibly quite arbitrarily. I'm fair, but I'm human.

The restriction on political topics has more to do with trying to keep this thread interesting than any kind of squeamishness. There are a lot of places on SI for people to rant about politics. Most of those places are nasty and boring. This will not be one of them.
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6287A robot that plays badminton reddit.comTimF-Wednesday
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6285Popeye's favourite food is... Chicken? | Family Feud Canada [youtube video] TimF-Sunday
6284‘Man With the Golden Arm’ Saved Millions of Australian Babies With His Blood JaTimF-January 9
6283Tiny owl hiding from the rain [graphic] reddit.comTimF3January 3
6282The Footwear that Helped Moonshiners Evade Police [graphic] Hulton Archive/GettyTimF-January 1
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6280Shaq for scale Shaq and Simone Biles [graphic] abc7.com Charles Barkley, DwaynTimF1January 1
6279The Day The Mississippi River Ran Backward—and How It Led to The Trail Of Tears Benny-Rubin112/25/2019
6278The Day Niagara Falls Was Frozen in 1911 [graphic] liveabout.com Frozen NiagaraTimF212/25/2019
6277Niagara Falls without water, 1969 rarehistoricalphotos.comBenny-Rubin112/25/2019
6276Guided bowling ball [youtube video] youtube.comTimF-12/23/2019
6275Sick & Tired Of Porch Pirates Taking Her Amazon Packages, This Woman BamboozTimF112/23/2019
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6272N.C. Teen Wakes Up Every Day with No Memory of the Day Before After Getting Hit TimF-12/19/2019
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6269[graphic] reddit.comTimF-12/18/2019
6268Olympic-class ocean liner in drydock early 1900s [graphic] reddit.com (Despite tTimF212/17/2019
6267[youtube video] youtube.com This image shows how waves can get so big there [grTimF112/16/2019
6266Humans for scale [graphic] reddit.com [graphic] reddit.com [graphic] reddit.cTimF112/13/2019
6265The Rolling Stones' guitarists Ronnie Wood and Keith Richards. (Reuters fileTimF112/11/2019
6264The Great Trigonometrical Survey and the World's Tallest Peak [youtube videoTimF-12/6/2019
6263What to do if you fall through ice i.imgur.com reddit.comTimF112/6/2019
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