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Acumen

Posted 7:50 pm, 09/26/2021

Do any of you remember taffy pulls? My grandfather made molasses and while boiling the juices the taffy would form on the top.

Acumen

Posted 7:44 pm, 09/26/2021

I was a student bus driver. Girls would ride my bus who lived on other routes and have their parents pick them up at the end of my route just to be close to me. My sister had lots of girl friends who wanted to stay the night so they could see me. That is actually a true story. It seems I have always been the man.

Acumen

Posted 7:33 pm, 09/26/2021

Actually, I was pretty loved in high school. I was pursed. It seems girls like punks who type.

antithesis

Posted 7:25 pm, 09/26/2021

Fred, if you want to talk about that then how's about a new thread? I hate to take this one off topic, it's fun

it was Acumen. He made a woman a good house wife.

That wouldn't surprise me... after we grew up, pretty much every woman fell in love with that guy! LOL

udfred

Posted 4:43 pm, 09/26/2021

From 1999 to 2014, the average number of days between shootings was 124 days. From 2015 to 2018, the average was 77 days.

troll

Posted 4:27 pm, 09/26/2021

antithesis (view profile)
Posted 2:44 pm, 09/26/2021
But anyway, speaking of school.

Remember Home Ec class? It was more or less expected that girls would take Home Ec to learn how to cook and sew, while boys would take shop or something.

We had one boy in my Home Ec class... he probably thought it would be a way to get in with the girls, but we all just thought he was gay it was Acumen. He made a woman a good house wife.

Acumen

Posted 2:46 pm, 09/26/2021

I took typing in HS because that was where all the girls were.

antithesis

Posted 2:44 pm, 09/26/2021

But anyway, speaking of school.

Remember Home Ec class? It was more or less expected that girls would take Home Ec to learn how to cook and sew, while boys would take shop or something.

We had one boy in my Home Ec class... he probably thought it would be a way to get in with the girls, but we all just thought he was gay!

antithesis

Posted 2:42 pm, 09/26/2021

You're talking about school shootings? That's nonsense. Remember the one in 1989 where the guy shot 37 children at an elementary school? Or the one in 1998, where the 15 year old kid shot 27 people in his high school? Or the one in 1966 where the guy went up the clock tower and shot 49 college students?

Statistically, the number of school shootings (and deaths and injuries in those shootings) is a LOT lower than it was 25 or 30 years ago.

udfred

Posted 10:41 am, 09/26/2021

Nothing like they are now.

antithesis

Posted 1:52 am, 09/26/2021

I remember when every truck in the parking lot at the high school had a gun in the rack.

School shootings were unheard of then, what happened?

You started listening to the news... there were a LOT more school shootings back then, you just didn't hear about them.

blarpatch

Posted 9:03 pm, 09/25/2021

and the wide selection of 🍷 wine

Mirror

Posted 8:54 pm, 09/25/2021

Cullers steaks

Acumen

Posted 7:54 pm, 09/25/2021

I remember that skating house. It had an indoor out house.

RedNeckHillBilly

Posted 7:44 pm, 09/25/2021

Remember the hamburgers at Wayne's place on 18 north & the skating rink


After he passed his wife ran the place and you could order anything you wanted but she brought you what she thought you needed

blarpatch

Posted 5:39 pm, 09/25/2021

Going to Clegg Cullers and buying a fresh cold cut deli sandwich. Also, he was the best butcher around.

udfred

Posted 3:19 pm, 09/25/2021

There were only two genders. I can see the leftist faces turning red.

Jim15

Posted 6:10 pm, 09/23/2021

When there used to be a stupid racist president from 2016-2020

stringbean

Posted 5:50 pm, 09/23/2021

I used to take my teacher's pocket knife home and sharpen it for him.

Try that now and you'd both be locked up.

ashehomegrrl

Posted 2:45 pm, 09/23/2021

Anyone remember "Squint" the Helton area bus driver who would threaten taking you to Principal Eller's office for discipline? Especially on that last day of school when water guns were prohibited (but were always present). lol

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