Choose your color scheme:
The Vette Barn  
 
Go Back   The Vette Barn > Off Topic/Babes/Other > Off Topic

Off Topic Off Topic - General non-Corvette related discussion.

User Tag List

Reply
 
Share Thread Tools
Old 05-21-2020, 7:55pm   #1
datawiz
VB Dad of the Year
Barn Stall Owner #9

Barn Raising I,II
NCM Supporter '11,'12,'13,'14,'15,'16,'17,'19,'20
Bantayan Kids '13,'14,'15,'17
GTMS ‘18
Points: 83,554, Level: 100
Activity: 24.4%
 
datawiz's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Fort Myers
Posts: 29,588
Thanks: 6,622
Thanked 12,777 Times in 5,562 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $35995941
Default How I know we're all old...

Empire Strikes Back is 40 years old.

https://www.cnn.com/2020/05/21/enter...-40/index.html
datawiz is online now   Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to datawiz For This Useful Post:
Old 05-21-2020, 7:58pm   #2
Steve_R
A Real Barner
Points: 11,506, Level: 74
Activity: 99.2%
 
Steve_R's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2017
Location: On the beach
Posts: 4,088
Thanks: 1,530
Thanked 3,449 Times in 1,531 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $1013440
Default

Gee, thanks, I needed that.
Steve_R is online now   Reply With Quote
The Following 3 Users Say Thank You to Steve_R For This Useful Post:
Old 05-21-2020, 8:21pm   #3
Strats-N-Vettes
A Real Barner
Points: 51,989, Level: 100
Activity: 99.0%
 
Strats-N-Vettes's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2014
Location: ♫♫ ♪ ♫♫♫ ♪ ♫♫
Posts: 4,434
Thanks: 112
Thanked 3,574 Times in 1,703 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $2022130
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Steve_R View Post
Gee, thanks, I needed that.

I bet you really livened up when they invented talkies...
Strats-N-Vettes is offline   Reply With Quote
The Following 2 Users Say Thank You to Strats-N-Vettes For This Useful Post:
Old 05-21-2020, 10:08pm   #4
FLEXjs
A Real Barner
Points: 5,315, Level: 49
Activity: 68.3%
 
FLEXjs's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2019
Posts: 1,494
Thanks: 172
Thanked 1,552 Times in 686 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $7420
Default

My oldest son turned 30 today.

Surreal…...
FLEXjs is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-21-2020, 10:14pm   #5
Cool 50th AE
Barn Stall Owner #666
Points: 3,288, Level: 37
Activity: 27.9%
 
Cool 50th AE's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2019
Posts: 565
Thanks: 4
Thanked 604 Times in 275 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $3370
Default

And my left hip hurts.

It takes 1-2 minutes to twist to wipe my butt due to the pain.
Cool 50th AE is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-21-2020, 10:47pm   #6
boracayjohnny
A Real Barner
Points: 47,916, Level: 100
Activity: 40.6%
 
boracayjohnny's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Out back of Victory Over America Palace, Baghdad while throwing chicken bones.
Posts: 19,837
Thanks: 5,731
Thanked 7,572 Times in 3,754 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $1316038
Default

I remember all the talk of the "New" Star Wars movie back in the late 70s. I didn't get and still don't. It's a freakin' movie...a made up story portrayed by folks paid to pretend. Some of the same folks who think they can lecture about "Climate Change" and other Einstein in their own mind political ideas.
boracayjohnny is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 05-21-2020, 11:36pm   #7
dwjz06
Dogface
Barn Stall Owner #409
Bantayan Kids '13,'15,'17
Points: 29,419, Level: 100
Activity: 70.6%
 
dwjz06's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Shitty Azz Blue State (MD)
Posts: 20,189
Thanks: 9,211
Thanked 3,931 Times in 2,840 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $2443647
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by datawiz View Post
Empire Strikes Back is 40 years old.

https://www.cnn.com/2020/05/21/enter...-40/index.html
dwjz06 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-22-2020, 7:33am   #8
Mike Mercury
Chief Meat Gazer
Charter Member
Barn Stall Owner #98
Barn Raising II,III,IV
Points: 99,981, Level: 100
Activity: 55.3%
 
Mike Mercury's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Ohio
Posts: 34,335
Thanks: 12,017
Thanked 21,256 Times in 8,306 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $5128738
Default

Mike Mercury is online now   Reply With Quote
The Following 6 Users Say Thank You to Mike Mercury For This Useful Post:
Old 05-22-2020, 8:27am   #9
Vandelay Industries
A Real Barner
Points: 1,785, Level: 25
Activity: 15.2%
 
Vandelay Industries's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2020
Posts: 1,205
Thanks: 778
Thanked 603 Times in 245 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $2671
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Cool 50th AE View Post
And my left hip hurts.

It takes 1-2 minutes to twist to wipe my butt due to the pain.
Time for a cost/benefit analysis on that maneuver.
Vandelay Industries is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 05-22-2020, 9:09am   #10
Cybercowboy
2016 Election Expert
Barn Stall Owner #64
Points: 47,581, Level: 100
Activity: 22.3%
 
Cybercowboy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Joplin, MO
Posts: 17,633
Thanks: 947
Thanked 8,803 Times in 4,242 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $11377345
Default

Star Wars lost me at the Ewoks, and then totally alienated the rest of us with Jar Jar Binks. Then for good measure they went woke and honestly I couldn't care less about the entire franchise now.
Cybercowboy is offline   Reply With Quote
The Following 3 Users Say Thank You to Cybercowboy For This Useful Post:
Old 05-22-2020, 9:26am   #11
boracayjohnny
A Real Barner
Points: 47,916, Level: 100
Activity: 40.6%
 
boracayjohnny's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Out back of Victory Over America Palace, Baghdad while throwing chicken bones.
Posts: 19,837
Thanks: 5,731
Thanked 7,572 Times in 3,754 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $1316038
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by boracayjohnny View Post
I remember all the talk of the "New" Star Wars movie back in the late 70s. I didn't get and still don't. It's a freakin' movie...a made up story portrayed by folks paid to pretend. Some of the same folks who think they can lecture about "Climate Change" and other Einstein in their own mind political ideas.
No

I suppose I used the wrong bait.

Womp, womp.
boracayjohnny is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 05-22-2020, 10:27am   #12
Wathen1955
A Real Barner
Points: 25,050, Level: 100
Activity: 11.2%
 
Wathen1955's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Woodland, CA
Posts: 7,690
Thanks: 4,129
Thanked 3,204 Times in 1,209 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $1521561
Default

Turning 65 and getting your Medicare card.
Wathen1955 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-22-2020, 11:57am   #13
dvarapala
Barn Stall Owner #1120
NCM Supporter '20
Points: 14,088, Level: 81
Activity: 95.9%
 
dvarapala's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2016
Location: Tír Na Nóg
Posts: 4,772
Thanks: 961
Thanked 2,896 Times in 1,597 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $1019846
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by FLEXjs View Post
My oldest son turned 30 today.

Surreal…...
Just wait 'til you turn 60.
dvarapala is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 05-22-2020, 12:19pm   #14
JetMechZ16
A Real Barner
Points: 20,696, Level: 99
Activity: 99.5%
 
JetMechZ16's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2019
Location: SouthEast Tn.
Posts: 3,412
Thanks: 1,122
Thanked 2,116 Times in 1,058 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $850190
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by dvarapala View Post
Just wait 'til you turn 60.
Is that how old you are? Now I understand all the gray and the skinny underdeveloped arms.
JetMechZ16 is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 05-22-2020, 2:31pm   #15
69camfrk
Barn Stall Owner #6969
NCM Supporter '11, '12,'17,'20
Points: 50,897, Level: 100
Activity: 39.1%
 
69camfrk's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: Somewhere in GA
Posts: 20,719
Thanks: 8,004
Thanked 9,214 Times in 4,140 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $1068716
Default

Saw that at the beach with my cousins when it came out. Yup....we're old.
69camfrk is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-22-2020, 3:13pm   #16
Dixievet
Administrator
Barn Stall Owner #14
Barn Raising II,III Chef

NCM Supporter '11,'12,'13,'14,'15,'16,'17,'20
Bantayan Kids '13,'14,'15,'17
Points: 58,262, Level: 100
Activity: 14.9%
 
Dixievet's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: between here and there
Posts: 21,762
Thanks: 7,686
Thanked 10,650 Times in 4,319 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $17600229
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by 69camfrk View Post
Saw that at the beach with my cousins when it came out. Yup....we're old.
You are

i'm never growing up
Dixievet is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-22-2020, 3:37pm   #17
69camfrk
Barn Stall Owner #6969
NCM Supporter '11, '12,'17,'20
Points: 50,897, Level: 100
Activity: 39.1%
 
69camfrk's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: Somewhere in GA
Posts: 20,719
Thanks: 8,004
Thanked 9,214 Times in 4,140 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $1068716
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Dixievet View Post
You are

i'm never growing up
Calm down Rob. I didn't say anything about growing up!
69camfrk is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-22-2020, 4:21pm   #18
MadInNc
A Real Barner
Points: 30,229, Level: 100
Activity: 99.3%
 
MadInNc's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2017
Location: North Cackalaky
Posts: 5,333
Thanks: 2,330
Thanked 3,482 Times in 1,521 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $97312
Default

..... Member?
Attached Images
 
MadInNc is online now   Reply With Quote
The Following 4 Users Say Thank You to MadInNc For This Useful Post:
Old 05-22-2020, 5:22pm   #19
snide
Barn Raising II,III
NCM Supporter '13
Bantayan Kids '17
Points: 98,106, Level: 100
Activity: 99.6%
 
snide's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: I could never live there.
Posts: 66,686
Thanks: 38,438
Thanked 12,888 Times in 6,708 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $110018409
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Dixievet View Post
You are

i'm never growing up
Quote:
Originally Posted by 69camfrk View Post
Calm down Rob. I didn't say anything about growing up!
Growing old is mandatory. Growing up is optional.

snide is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 05-22-2020, 6:04pm   #20
Dan Dlabay
Bantayan Kids '13
Points: 17,047, Level: 90
Activity: 24.9%
 
Dan Dlabay's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: Kettering Ohio
Posts: 6,905
Thanks: 2,341
Thanked 2,799 Times in 1,541 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $873178
Default

I know I am old when a the daughter of a good friend that I held when she was 1 years old will turn 50 this year.
Dan Dlabay is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

The Vette Barn > Off Topic/Babes/Other > Off Topic


Thread Tools

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

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:22am.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
User Alert System provided by Advanced User Tagging (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2020 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
Copyright © 2009 - 2019 The Vette Barn


Support the Barn:
 
Download the Mobile App;
 
Follow us on Facebook:

Become a Stall Owner

 

Apple iOS App        Google Android App

 

Visit our Facebook page