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Posted on 11/26/2010 7:19:22 PM PST by LorgoInsuranceguy

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To: LorgoInsuranceguy; darkwing104; Old Sarge; 230FMJ; 50mm; A.Hun; abigailsmybaby; AFPhys; ...
We have a live chew toy here.

To be added or removed from the VK list, FReepmail Darkwing104.

101 posted on 11/26/2010 8:14:45 PM PST by 50mm (I don't use drugs, my dreams are frightening enough.)
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102 posted on 11/26/2010 8:14:51 PM PST by DeoVindiceSicSemperTyrannis (Want to make $$$? It's Easy! Use FR to Pimp Your Blog!)
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To: ZinGirl

void main(void) { reset(); }


103 posted on 11/26/2010 8:15:10 PM PST by gcraig (Freedom isn't free)
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To: LorgoInsuranceguy; darkwing104; Old Sarge; 230FMJ; 50mm; A.Hun; abigailsmybaby; AFPhys; ...
We have a live chew toy here.

To be added or removed from the VK list, FReepmail Darkwing104.

104 posted on 11/26/2010 8:15:19 PM PST by 50mm (I don't use drugs, my dreams are frightening enough.)
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To: LorgoInsuranceguy
a reset button

I'm thinking that will most likely be arranged.

105 posted on 11/26/2010 8:15:29 PM PST by EternalVigilance (There is nothing that Communists do better than winning in a morally relativistic universe.)
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To: metmom

Abso..looterly!!!


106 posted on 11/26/2010 8:17:02 PM PST by count-your-change (You don't have be brilliant, not being stupid is enough.)
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To: metmom
Yeah, and we all send him the $1, only a dollar, every week and how many thousands of dollars per week does he rake in?

Now why didn’t I think of this first?

Newsweek thought of it, but they wanted more than a dollar. This guy is smarter.

107 posted on 11/26/2010 8:17:52 PM PST by Rocky (REPEAL IT!)
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To: count-your-change

And cookies? :)


108 posted on 11/26/2010 8:19:07 PM PST by Diana in Wisconsin (I don't have 'hobbies.' I'm developing a robust post-Apocalyptic skill set.)
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To: Gator113

You means the ones with the big sweaty mens in leather diapers?


109 posted on 11/26/2010 8:20:47 PM PST by count-your-change (You don't have be brilliant, not being stupid is enough.)
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To: Diana in Wisconsin

With cookies they drain another quart.


110 posted on 11/26/2010 8:22:38 PM PST by count-your-change (You don't have be brilliant, not being stupid is enough.)
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To: FlyingEagle

IBTZ


111 posted on 11/26/2010 8:23:33 PM PST by nolongerademocrat ("Before you ask G-d for something, first thank G-d for what you already have." B'rachot 30b)
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To: Billthedrill

Gosh, Bill, I didn’t know you could write so well. I’d like to see you try it sometime when you’re not on amphetamines.


112 posted on 11/26/2010 8:25:27 PM PST by Rocky (REPEAL IT!)
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To: LorgoInsuranceguy

Sorry ... I drifted off. Now what was it again?

113 posted on 11/26/2010 8:28:00 PM PST by Liberty Valance (Keep a simple manner for a happy life :o)
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To: DeoVindiceSicSemperTyrannis; deport
more cowbell
114 posted on 11/26/2010 8:28:05 PM PST by real saxophonist (The fact that you play tuba doesn't make you any less lethal. -USMC bandsman in Iraq)
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To: Rocky
The RUSH! The RUSH! Whoooyah! Purple subcutaneous spiders running cigarette boats into yer lymph nodes. HOOOOOYEAH!
115 posted on 11/26/2010 8:28:38 PM PST by Billthedrill
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To: sportutegrl
This is where I was coming from... 8~)
116 posted on 11/26/2010 8:30:48 PM PST by real saxophonist (The fact that you play tuba doesn't make you any less lethal. -USMC bandsman in Iraq)
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To: 50mm

I really like that one.


117 posted on 11/26/2010 8:32:04 PM PST by little jeremiah (Courage is not simply one of the virtues, but the form of every virtue at the testing point.CSLewis)
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To: 50mm; LorgoInsuranceguy

IBTZ?


118 posted on 11/26/2010 8:32:33 PM PST by RedMDer (Forward With Confidence!)
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To: LorgoInsuranceguy
Big Red Button
119 posted on 11/26/2010 8:32:55 PM PST by rabidralph
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To: LorgoInsuranceguy

Larry, is that you?


120 posted on 11/26/2010 8:34:08 PM PST by Slack Scalding
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To: MotleyGirl70; Cagey; Mr. Brightside; earlJam; Rb ver. 2.0; lesser_satan; Taffini; jdm; countess; ...

Oh goody, a thread about nothing!


121 posted on 11/26/2010 8:34:33 PM PST by Gamecock (New TSA Slogans: 1. If We Don’t Get Off, You Don’t Get On 2. We Love Your Fly and It Shows)
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To: sportutegrl

But that night on our honeymoon
We stayed in separate rooms


122 posted on 11/26/2010 8:37:31 PM PST by Gamecock (New TSA Slogans: 1. If We Don’t Get Off, You Don’t Get On 2. We Love Your Fly and It Shows)
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123 posted on 11/26/2010 8:38:44 PM PST by martin_fierro (< |:)~)
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To: LorgoInsuranceguy

124 posted on 11/26/2010 8:38:57 PM PST by RedMDer (Forward With Confidence!)
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To: Gamecock

Actually, it’s a thread about some plan of his that costs only $1/ week.

Presumably, you send it to him and he helps pay off people’s (his likely) mortgages with it and revitalize the economy.

For only one little dollar a week from everyone who joins.

Read its posting history, too, for a laugh.


125 posted on 11/26/2010 8:39:10 PM PST by metmom (Welfare was never meant to be a career choice.)
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To: LorgoInsuranceguy

first you need SPELLCHECK


126 posted on 11/26/2010 8:45:14 PM PST by MissDairyGoodnessVT ( =^..^=)
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To: LorgoInsuranceguy

IBTZ


127 posted on 11/26/2010 8:47:54 PM PST by Pavegunner72
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To: LorgoInsuranceguy

I don’t want you to leave without something of value being gained here.

This is premium fantasy baseball information that could be of use on espn.

“The Big Five

The following five pitchers have quality fastballs and two average-to-above secondary pitches. They have average-or-better control. In other words, they project as starters in the big leagues. Tying them all together, all five received at least one vote in Best Tools balloting.

RHP Jeremy Hellickson, 23
Durham (Rays): 12-3, 2.45, 21 GS, 117 2/3 IP, 9.4 SO/9, 2.7 BB/9, 0.4 HR/9

Hellickson has yielded three runs in three big league starts (1.35 ERA) for the Rays this season, showcasing the awesome power of his 79-81 mph changeup, the IL’s best. The change is a real equalizer when Hellickson is throwing strikes with his 89-92 mph fastball and mid-70s curve.

“He’s got that plus changeup he can go to whenever trouble arises,” Gwinnett manager Dave Brundage said. “Guys know it’s coming and they still can’t hit it. I haven’t seen a changeup that good in quite some time.”

What Hellickson lacks in pure velocity, he makes up for with fine command and pitchability. And don’t discount that breaking ball, warned Columbus manager Mike Sarbaugh.

“A couple of our hitters felt strongly that Hellickson had a really good breaking ball,” he said. “It’s pretty firm, and with good depth.”

LHP Madison Bumgarner, 21
Fresno (Giants): 7-1, 3.16, 14 GS, 82 2/3 IP, 6.4 SO/9, 2.4 BB/9, 0.5 HR/9

The Giants must have been relieved when the Bumgarner who threw 87-89 mph in spring training gave way to the current version, the 90-93 mph, low-three-quarters lefty we’ve grown accustomed to seeing. He’s found a home in the San Francisco rotation, carrying a 3.27 ERA through 10 starts for the National League wild card leaders.

Bumgarner has been more effective in the big leagues this year than he had at any stop since compiling video game numbers during his ‘08 campaign in low Class A. He’s doing so with fine command of a fastball, low- to mid-70s breaking ball and low-80s change.

“He throws hard and has a good breaking ball,” Nashville manager Don Money said. “You look at a young kid like that with those pitches, and he’s one of the young guys who stood out (in the PCL). He has good velocity, good poise on the mound and he’s polished. He’s still young and learning.”

LHP Aroldis Chapman, 22
Louisville (Reds): 8-6, 3.74, 34 G, 13 GS, 91 1/3 IP, 11.4 SO/9, 5.1 BB/9, 0.7 HR/9

At the risk of Chapman burnout, we turn to the flame-throwing Cuban lefty once more. But this time we have new dirt. Honest.

You probably already know the following: Chapman’s fastball (usually ranging from 94-100 mph) and slider (84-86 mph) swept the IL Best Tools balloting. You know that he’s been pitching out of the bullpen since June 23, anticipating his role when he gets the call to Cincinnati, probably this summer. You can see by his 5.1 walk per nine that he’s “effectively wild,” as one IL manager put it.

But then there’s this: In 14 second-half relief appearances, Chapman has gone 3-0, 1.10 with six saves in six chances, while striking out 26 and walking five in 16 1/3 innings. Opponents have gone 8-for-58 (.138) with one home run, which was struck by Norfolk’s Michael Aubrey.

Besides occasional lapses in control, Chapman struggles most with a deliberate delivery that affords basestealers ample time to run. Baseball America Tigers correspondent John Wagner saw Chapman in Toledo on Aug. 10-11 and reports that the lefty’s times to the plate averaged 1.85 seconds.

Wagner writes: “(He) also gave up four stolen bases, (two on) a double steal (that) was ruled defensive indifference, but it put the tying run on third and the game-winning run on second in the ninth, so I disagree with the call.”

Basestealers have been caught six of 16 times (38 percent) against Chapman and his catcher. One opposing manager noted that Chapman had incorporated a slide step in his delivery since moving to the bullpen. At any rate, he’s inherited six runners while working as a reliever, but none has crossed the plate.

RHP Carlos Carrasco, 23
Columbus (Indians): 9-5, 3.92, 22 GS, 128 2/3 IP, 7.9 SO/9, 3.1 BB/9, 1.1 HR/9

Carrasco has accomplished his prime objective this season by showing a tight slider in the low 80s more often than he had in the past. According to Sarbaugh, his manager, Carrasco has gone to his fringy curve more frequently, as well, and the pitch has shown improved depth at times. Coupled with 91-94 mph heat and a plus 84-86 changeup, Carrasco has the arsenal to succeed.

“When he’s on, he’s got four pitches,” Sarbaugh said, “and he can throw them all four strikes.”

But as evidenced by his 3.92 ERA, Carrasco too often falls victim to the big inning, a hex he can’t seem to shake. Despite a nifty 3-to-1 strikeout-to-walk ratio over 54 Triple-A starts, his ERA registers at a bloated 4.02, making him more No. 3 or 4 starter material than potential ace.

RHP Michael Pineda, 21
Tacoma (Mariners): 3-2, 3.67, 9 GS, 49 IP, 10.8 SO/9, 2.4 BB/9, 0.9 HR/9

Few prospects have seen their stocks soar quite like Pineda, who tamed the Double-A Southern League (8-1, 2.22 with 4.6 SO/BB) on his way to Triple-A. Improved velocity has keyed the breakout.

Where he sat in the low 90s in the past, Pineda arrived at Mariners camp this spring sitting in the mid-90s and topping out at 98 mph. His low-80s slider and high-80s change are average offerings, but his entire arsenal plays up because of impeccable control. At the two highest levels of the minors this season, Pineda has walked just 2.1 batters per nine innings while striking out 9.8. He’s allowed six homers in 22 starts.”


128 posted on 11/26/2010 8:50:45 PM PST by rbmillerjr (I will not, under any circumstances, vote for Mitt Romney....none.)
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To: LorgoInsuranceguy

ZOT!


129 posted on 11/26/2010 8:52:44 PM PST by DeoVindiceSicSemperTyrannis (Want to make $$$? It's Easy! Use FR to Pimp Your Blog!)
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To: LorgoInsuranceguy; Slings and Arrows; 50mm

130 posted on 11/26/2010 8:54:40 PM PST by DeoVindiceSicSemperTyrannis (Want to make $$$? It's Easy! Use FR to Pimp Your Blog!)
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To: LorgoInsuranceguy

Yawnzzzzzot!

131 posted on 11/26/2010 8:55:18 PM PST by MarineBrat (Better dead than red!)
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To: rbmillerjr
Hellickson's changeup is a killer. Jamie Moyer rode it to a decades-long career and this guy is only 23. Thing is, it's easy on your arm, but you have to have the placement. High and breaking into the outside corner and you might as well hang it up.

That hasn't a great deal to do with beer, Formula One racing, or the sexual antics of Nepalese monks, which are some of my favorite topics. But I do like baseball.

132 posted on 11/26/2010 8:56:24 PM PST by Billthedrill
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133 posted on 11/26/2010 8:57:17 PM PST by RedMDer (Forward With Confidence!)
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To: LorgoInsuranceguy
It's always easier to get their attention in a marketing presentation with a picture. One specifically geared to what you think your audience would like to see is most effective. For example:


134 posted on 11/26/2010 8:57:30 PM PST by FredZarguna (It looks just like a Telefunken U-47. In leather.)
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To: DeoVindiceSicSemperTyrannis

135 posted on 11/26/2010 8:59:21 PM PST by Slings and Arrows (You can't have IngSoc without an Emmanuel Goldstein.)
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136 posted on 11/26/2010 8:59:54 PM PST by metmom (Welfare was never meant to be a career choice.)
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To: LorgoInsuranceguy
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137 posted on 11/26/2010 9:00:42 PM PST by JouleZ (You are the company you keep.)
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To: Slings and Arrows; LorgoInsuranceguy
Smiley
138 posted on 11/26/2010 9:01:33 PM PST by DeoVindiceSicSemperTyrannis (Want to make $$$? It's Easy! Use FR to Pimp Your Blog!)
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Looks like meat's back on the menu boys!!!

139 posted on 11/26/2010 9:01:39 PM PST by Chode (American Hedonist - *DTOM* -ww- NO Pity for the LAZY)
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140 posted on 11/26/2010 9:02:26 PM PST by cajuncow
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To: BykrBayb

My project is better than his project and its also bigger.


141 posted on 11/26/2010 9:11:04 PM PST by woofie
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To: Chode

ROTFLOL! I love that line in the movie. It was an ad-lib.


142 posted on 11/26/2010 9:12:22 PM PST by little jeremiah (Courage is not simply one of the virtues, but the form of every virtue at the testing point.CSLewis)
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To: LorgoInsuranceguy
NO!

Now go away.

143 posted on 11/26/2010 9:14:32 PM PST by Tolerance Sucks Rocks (Muslims are not the problem, the rest of the world is! /s)
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To: LorgoInsuranceguy

Next time try DU, DailyKos, or HuffingtonPost.
They’re all populated with left-wing suckers.
If they fell for Obama, who knows, they may believe you!


144 posted on 11/26/2010 9:15:12 PM PST by devere
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To: FredZarguna

I find your prospectus very compelling. Much better than that of the recently departed OP. You must let me invest tens of thousands of dollars before I change my mind or have the chance to get the advice of a lawyer, professional investment counselor or a trusted friend. Let’s make money!


145 posted on 11/26/2010 9:28:07 PM PST by TigersEye (Who crashed the markets on 9/28/08 and why?)
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146 posted on 11/26/2010 9:46:52 PM PST by Bean Counter (Stout Hearts!!)
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To: TigersEye
The Haitian will call you directly -- he already has your mobile number. No need for alarm: he may (or may not) be an avatar. We don't answer those kinds of questions until we know our clients quite well.

“It's all according to how your boogaloo situation stands, y'understand.”

147 posted on 11/26/2010 9:54:02 PM PST by FredZarguna (It looks just like a Telefunken U-47. In leather.)
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To: ZinGirl
I think this thread is...


148 posted on 11/26/2010 10:22:12 PM PST by Cobra64
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To: Viking2002

what a retard. Erh, well now that he has been ZOT’d he’s been downgraded to “tard”.


149 posted on 11/26/2010 10:58:29 PM PST by Vendome (Don't take life so seriously... You'll never live through it.)
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To: LorgoInsuranceguy

Well, sometimes you just can’t overcome your first impression.

Good luck on your next screen name.


150 posted on 11/26/2010 11:14:51 PM PST by IrishCatholic (No local Communist or Socialist Party Chapter? Join the Democrats, it's the same thing!)
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