Page 661 of 696 FirstFirst ... 161561611651659660661662663671 ... LastLast
Results 6,601 to 6,610 of 6960

Thread: Gripe of the Day page 661

  1. #6601
    quelsen's Avatar
    quelsen is offline Senior Member
    Join Date
    Apr 2011
    Location
    Lexington Kentucky
    Posts
    2,972
    Primal Fuel
    What news?


    ETA OK went out and looked.

    who would want to blow up the boston marathon?
    Last edited by quelsen; 04-16-2013 at 10:47 AM.
    Optimum Health powered by Actualized Self-Knowledge.

    Predator not Prey
    Paleo Ketogenic Lifestyle

    CW 315 | SW 506
    Current Jeans 46 | Starting Jeans 66


    Contact me: quelsen@gmail.com

  2. #6602
    Gladmorning's Avatar
    Gladmorning is offline Senior Member
    Join Date
    Feb 2013
    Location
    Iowa
    Posts
    531
    I assume the Boston Marathon Bombing.

    GOTD: SCREW this cold Iowa spring. Outside trying to get broccoli and cabbage plants in the ground and it starts raining ice. SERIOUSLY? I'm chilled to the bone.
    The process is simple: Free your mind, and your ass will follow.

  3. #6603
    namelesswonder's Avatar
    namelesswonder is online now Senior Member
    Join Date
    Jul 2011
    Location
    MA, USA
    Posts
    12,139
    Yeah, I am close to Boston and heard about it within about 10 minutes. There is so much shit and lies being spread around about what happened. It's so frustrating to sit here and listen to people talk about how terrible it is one second and then spread rumors the next. And saying that we should bomb whoever did this? Yeah, that's a brilliant idea. Let's tell them that what they did was OK. I AM BEING SARCASTIC.
    Journal on depression/anxiety
    Currently trying to figure out WTF to eat (for IBS-C).

  4. #6604
    Gladmorning's Avatar
    Gladmorning is offline Senior Member
    Join Date
    Feb 2013
    Location
    Iowa
    Posts
    531
    So what did happen? I don't trust news sources.
    The process is simple: Free your mind, and your ass will follow.

  5. #6605
    namelesswonder's Avatar
    namelesswonder is online now Senior Member
    Join Date
    Jul 2011
    Location
    MA, USA
    Posts
    12,139
    Quote Originally Posted by Gladmorning View Post
    So what did happen? I don't trust news sources.
    This is the best news source I have found (confirmed a lot with some friends who were in Boston and spoke to people first-hand). It's mostly compilations of local sources tweeting and interviews at this ponit, but there were a lot of articles yesterday. You can put together a lot by comparing the articles.
    Live blog: Bombings at the Boston Marathon

    In short, two explosions occurred in Copley Sq (at the finish line) around 2:50PM, April 15th. This is around the time that a lot of casual runners are finishing the Marathon. The explosions occurred within 5-30 seconds of one another, within a few hundred feet. Details about the devices that caused the explosions are fuzzy at this point, but there have been reports of ball bearings taken from wounds, which absolutely indicates bombs. 3 confirmed dead, over 130 injured. Injuries vary, but the worst I have heard are that some people lost limbs. One of the victims was an 8 yr old boy, they just released information about a 2nd victim who was lived in my town (didn't know her).

    No information has been released that authorities have any idea who did this or why.
    Journal on depression/anxiety
    Currently trying to figure out WTF to eat (for IBS-C).

  6. #6606
    Gladmorning's Avatar
    Gladmorning is offline Senior Member
    Join Date
    Feb 2013
    Location
    Iowa
    Posts
    531
    Thank you, dear. I saw one article saying they arrested a 20 yr old arab guy, but I didnt believe it. Your info is much better.
    The process is simple: Free your mind, and your ass will follow.

  7. #6607
    Crabbcakes's Avatar
    Crabbcakes is offline Senior Member
    Join Date
    Jun 2012
    Location
    Appalachian Ohio
    Posts
    2,247
    Quote Originally Posted by namelesswonder View Post
    There is so much shit and lies being spread around about what happened. It's so frustrating to sit here and listen to people talk about how terrible it is one second and then spread rumors the next.
    I am not a Bible thumper, but there are words of wisdom in there, and it has a lot to say about gossips and gossiping. Namely - don't. I feel you on this.
    I have a mantra that I have spouted for years... "If I eat right, I feel right. If I feel right, I exercise right. If I exercise right, I think right. If I think right, I eat right..." Phil-SC

  8. #6608
    eKatherine's Avatar
    eKatherine is offline Senior Member
    Join Date
    Feb 2013
    Location
    Portland
    Posts
    5,425
    Quote Originally Posted by Gladmorning View Post
    Thank you, dear. I saw one article saying they arrested a 20 yr old arab guy, but I didnt believe it. Your info is much better.
    They did search the apartment of a Saudi national, then said he was not a suspect.

  9. #6609
    SoccerGrok's Avatar
    SoccerGrok is offline Senior Member
    Join Date
    Aug 2011
    Location
    Tigard, Oregon
    Posts
    1,033
    Quote Originally Posted by Badkty22 View Post
    People who abandon animals. Did my first volunteer shift at the local shelter today, so heartbreaking. Probably not just my gripe of the day, my gripe of all time!
    Yep, they definitely classify as douchebags! And some of the excuses are pathetic
    Free your mind, and your Grok will follow!

  10. #6610
    SoccerGrok's Avatar
    SoccerGrok is offline Senior Member
    Join Date
    Aug 2011
    Location
    Tigard, Oregon
    Posts
    1,033
    Primal Blueprint Expert Certification
    Quote Originally Posted by Digby View Post
    Youngest brother just diagnosed with Stage 4 pancreatic cancer; it has spread all over. He's gone off to Chicago to that disreputable Cancer Center of America (owner a big Teabagger supporter), who are making pretty wild claims. Bad enough to lose my baby brother, but having people goudging the dying is really the limit. Btw, even though he was always thin, he drinks Pepsi every day and eats SAD.
    Condolenses
    Free your mind, and your Grok will follow!

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •