The Interesting Facts Thread - Page 2 - diyAudio
Go Back   Home > Forums > Member Areas > The Lounge

The Lounge A place to talk about almost anything but politics and religion.

Please consider donating to help us continue to serve you.

Ads on/off / Custom Title / More PMs / More album space / Advanced printing & mass image saving
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 12th May 2011, 03:11 PM   #11
jlsem is offline jlsem  United States
diyAudio Member
 
jlsem's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2003
Location: Dallas,TX
I said franchise not team. The Baltimore Orioles franchise began in 1901 as the Milwaukee Brewers then moved to St. Louis where they played as the Browns until 1953. The team then moved to Baltimore for the 1954 season and have been there since.

John
  Reply With Quote
Old 12th May 2011, 03:22 PM   #12
SY is offline SY  United States
diyAudio Moderator
 
SY's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2002
Location: Chicagoland
Blog Entries: 1
Then it's not the Baltimore Orioles franchise. It's the Milwaukee Brewer/St. Louis Browns/Baltimore Orioles franchise.
__________________
You might be screaming "No, no, no" and all they hear is "Who wants cake?" Let me tell you something: They all do. They all want cake.- Wilford Brimley
  Reply With Quote
Old 12th May 2011, 03:49 PM   #13
DF96 is offline DF96  England
diyAudio Member
 
Join Date: May 2007
Quote:
Originally Posted by thadman
From a superficial reading . . .
A superficial reading of any book may lead to misunderstanding about what it says.
  Reply With Quote
Old 12th May 2011, 03:55 PM   #14
SY is offline SY  United States
diyAudio Moderator
 
SY's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2002
Location: Chicagoland
Blog Entries: 1
Quote:
Originally Posted by DF96 View Post
A superficial reading of any book may lead to misunderstanding about what it says.
It's also important to read it in the original Hebrew. E.g., alma versus bitulah.
__________________
You might be screaming "No, no, no" and all they hear is "Who wants cake?" Let me tell you something: They all do. They all want cake.- Wilford Brimley
  Reply With Quote
Old 12th May 2011, 04:59 PM   #15
jlsem is offline jlsem  United States
diyAudio Member
 
jlsem's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2003
Location: Dallas,TX
Quote:
Originally Posted by SY View Post
Then it's not the Baltimore Orioles franchise. It's the Milwaukee Brewer/St. Louis Browns/Baltimore Orioles franchise.
Whatever. It seems a person can't make the simplest statements on this forum anymore without getting an argument. The whole thing started out innocently when a friend of mine sent me an e-mail reminding me of the Texas Rangers' 30-3 win over Baltimore. I started looking at related baseball records and was surprised to learn that the Orioles organization started off as the Milwaukee Brewers and even more so that the Yankees began as the Baltimore Orioles.

I'm very weary of conflict these days since I was injured in a car accident where my Beetle overturned after being creamed from behind on Interstate 30 by a teenager. So far his insurance company has offered me $587 for damage to the rear bumper.

Click the image to open in full size.

John

Last edited by jlsem; 12th May 2011 at 05:15 PM.
  Reply With Quote
Old 12th May 2011, 05:28 PM   #16
SY is offline SY  United States
diyAudio Moderator
 
SY's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2002
Location: Chicagoland
Blog Entries: 1
Does your neck hurt? (say "yes")
__________________
You might be screaming "No, no, no" and all they hear is "Who wants cake?" Let me tell you something: They all do. They all want cake.- Wilford Brimley
  Reply With Quote
Old 12th May 2011, 05:31 PM   #17
jlsem is offline jlsem  United States
diyAudio Member
 
jlsem's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2003
Location: Dallas,TX
My neck hurts. So far, I've been x-rayed and based on those results my doctor ordered a CT scan. For obvious reasons I won't give the results of those tests here.

John
  Reply With Quote
Old 12th May 2011, 05:39 PM   #18
SY is offline SY  United States
diyAudio Moderator
 
SY's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2002
Location: Chicagoland
Blog Entries: 1
Impotence will put an extra comma in the settlement.
__________________
You might be screaming "No, no, no" and all they hear is "Who wants cake?" Let me tell you something: They all do. They all want cake.- Wilford Brimley
  Reply With Quote
Old 12th May 2011, 07:07 PM   #19
jlsem is offline jlsem  United States
diyAudio Member
 
jlsem's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2003
Location: Dallas,TX
Well, why not. Everything else has turned2shit.

John
  Reply With Quote
Old 12th May 2011, 07:10 PM   #20
Cassiel is offline Cassiel  Libya
diyAudio Member
 
Cassiel's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2004
Location: Madrid
I like your car.
  Reply With Quote

Reply


Hide this!Advertise here!
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Interesting thread on DIY square_wave Solid State 13 19th August 2007 07:54 AM
Interesting thread on head-fi 454Casull Digital Source 1 7th May 2006 05:39 AM
Facts about Fiberglass Qub Everything Else 5 5th February 2006 08:49 AM
An interesting thread regarding amplifiers. LNeilB2 Everything Else 26 16th August 2005 04:29 AM
Sub enclosure opinions/facts/help drfrink24 Subwoofers 1 17th January 2005 01:45 AM


New To Site? Need Help?

All times are GMT. The time now is 01:45 PM.


vBulletin Optimisation provided by vB Optimise (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2014 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
Copyright 1999-2014 diyAudio

Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.3.2