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by weatherdude
Comment Count 406 comments on Wed Feb 06, 2013 at 05:36 PM PST with 447 Recommends
Outside my windows is nothing but a broiling shroud of white. The snow is all there has ever been, and all there will ever be. Driving in white-out conditions can feel like that. And it can be ...
by Hammerhand
Comment Count 25 comments on Thu Feb 07, 2013 at 05:54 PM PST with 13 Recommends
“Neither snow nor rain nor heat nor gloom of night stays these couriers from the swift completion of their appointed rounds”. The above quotation is from Herodotus, and is inscribed around the ...
by shortfinals
Comment Count 27 comments on Fri Dec 21, 2012 at 10:11 PM PST with 18 Recommends
OK, nobody else has started it, so guess I'm gonna have to (weatherdude, please come back!). I don't have access to a lot of bandwidth through the 3G service that probably got installed out here in ...
by GearheadGrrrl
Comment Count 48 comments on Thu Dec 20, 2012 at 09:38 AM PST with 25 Recommends
At about 9:30 last night, my roommate came into my bedroom and said, "THERE ARE CHUNKS OF ICE FALLING FROM THE SKY!!!"
by imonlylurking
Comment Count 16 comments on Wed Feb 29, 2012 at 07:56 AM PST with 11 Recommends
As I stood at the door of the plasma center Monday night, having done my part for those with immune problems and having earned $20 for five hours of boredom, I discussed the weather with another ...
by Alexandra Lynch
Comment Count 10 comments on Thu Dec 01, 2011 at 06:19 AM PST with 13 Recommends
I've driven through more than a few midwestern blizzards, driving truck for an insane chain of wholesale bakeries from 1978 through 1992. November just flirted with us, providing mostly a hint of ...
by RuralRoute
Comment Count 5 comments on Mon Oct 31, 2011 at 01:02 PM PDT with 7 Recommends
For the last few years, I've intensively studied the field of Inhoffian Logic. Using $17,000,500 in Federal and state education grants, I've been able to nearly complete my studies of this ...
by weatherdude
Comment Count 26 comments on Sun Feb 20, 2011 at 12:17 PM PST with 24 Recommends
UPDATE: I got the car out! Thanks for the suggestions below! Fellow Kossacks: I am in the great (and still submerged) city of Chicago. And I still haven't gotten my car out from under the snow.
by teenvote
Comment Count 42 comments on Sat Feb 05, 2011 at 06:26 AM PST with 8 Recommends
As an homage to one of the greatest hate-mails of all time, allow me to prove to you that global warming is a hoax "
by kissfan
Comment Count 45 comments on Wed Feb 02, 2011 at 01:07 PM PST with 17 Recommends
1967 - Chicago's 23 inch snow job shuts down the city that works. 1979 - Mayor Mike Bilandic, hand picked by the dead Richard J. Daley, ("Da police ain't here to create disorder, da ...
by agnostic
Comment Count 15 comments on Wed Feb 02, 2011 at 06:03 AM PST with 8 Recommends
Unless you're hibernating in a cave -- you're likely aware of the Record Snow Storm now hitting the nation: Snowmageddon?
by jamess
Comment Count 55 comments on Tue Feb 01, 2011 at 07:49 PM PST with 37 Recommends
Since we’re all going thru some inclement weather I thought I might pick up some fitting snowtastic songs to help us pass the time. These are just what came to the top of my head but I must ...
by BFSkinner
Comment Count 34 comments on Tue Feb 01, 2011 at 04:35 PM PST with 15 Recommends
As I sit here in Illinois enduring the Blizzard of 2011 (aka - Snowpocalypse, Snowmagdedon, SnowMG, the Snowtorious B.I.G.), I'm sipping coffee and watching the birds outside my kitchen window. I ...
by kissfan
Comment Count 33 comments on Tue Feb 01, 2011 at 01:15 PM PST with 21 Recommends
Something broad and deep about human nature is deleted now. The evolution of fight or flight has been reversed, apparently. The most obvious crime, call it the Willful Ending of Life, is world-...
by Reverend Billy
Comment Count 2 comments on Fri Jan 07, 2011 at 11:59 AM PST with 3 Recommends
The lies began a few days ago with unsubstantiated allegations in Rupert Murdock's [New York Posthttp://www.nypost.com/p/news/local/sanit_filthy_snow_slow_mo_qH57MZwC53QKOJlekSSDJK]: ...
by Jimdotz
Comment Count 58 comments on Sun Jan 02, 2011 at 09:11 PM PST with 26 Recommends
The right's propaganda machine begins with a simple narrative, repeats it endlessly, and then ties current events to the narrative to drive the point home. The corporate/conservative right ...
by davej
Comment Count 42 comments on Thu Dec 30, 2010 at 11:41 AM PST with 38 Recommends
As Mayor Bloomberg is taking heat for this colossal fuck-up of Mayoring 101, members of ...
by brooklynbadboy
Comment Count 388 comments on Wed Dec 29, 2010 at 11:27 AM PST with 446 Recommends
Just what is going on with our wacky weather? Why do the summers seem hotter, the winters seem colder, and the storms, floods, and droughts seem worse each year? Answers are beginning to emerge...
by RobertConnors
Comment Count 28 comments on Fri Dec 31, 2010 at 09:25 AM PST with 4 Recommends
Yesterday was an extremely bad day capping off an extremely bad month if you're a New York City letter carrier. They've been told by the President they are getting a multi-year pay freeze right ...
by brooklynbadboy
Comment Count 43 comments on Tue Dec 28, 2010 at 08:35 AM PST with 45 Recommends