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  1. Handsome_Jimmy

    Can someone explain this to me?

    Canada....descendents of European settlers.
  2. Handsome_Jimmy

    Can someone explain this to me?

    “I regard the brain as a computer which will stop working when its components fail,” he told the Guardian. “There is no heaven or afterlife for broken down computers(brains); that is a fairy story for people afraid of the dark.” Feel better literal boy?
  3. Handsome_Jimmy

    Can someone explain this to me?

    Nah, I'll go with Stephen Freakin' Hawking and "god is a fairy tale"
  4. Handsome_Jimmy

    Can someone explain this to me?

    “I regard the brain as a computer which will stop working when its components fail,” he told the Guardian. “There is no heaven or afterlife for broken down computers; that is a fairy story for people afraid of the dark.”
  5. Handsome_Jimmy

    Can someone explain this to me?

    I'm continuing a debate with Falconcheff that started on page 6 and you keep trying (and failing) to hijack. Can't you come up with a new routine? You keep imaging you can make people chase their own tail.
  6. Handsome_Jimmy

    Can someone explain this to me?

    I will stick with Hawking: “I regard the brain as a computer which will stop working when its components fail,” he told the Guardian. “There is no heaven or afterlife for broken down computers; that is a fairy story for people afraid of the dark.”
  7. Handsome_Jimmy

    Can someone explain this to me?

    Your butthurt speaks volumes.
  8. Handsome_Jimmy

    Can someone explain this to me?

    Your hard soapbox blog "facts"? The only hard science the church offers is an endless study on the elasticity of the young male anus.
  9. Handsome_Jimmy

    Can someone explain this to me?

    Your god is just like Santa, with a naughty and nice list. Poor old Stephen Hawking. All the great things the man accomplished, despite the pox god put on him and Ray says he's headed to the shitter for eternity.
  10. Handsome_Jimmy

    Can someone explain this to me?

    TLDR Great work by Copernicus and Galileo, despite interference from religious nuts.
  11. Handsome_Jimmy

    Can someone explain this to me?

    No I won't
  12. Handsome_Jimmy

    Can someone explain this to me?

    I congratulate him. It was a great discovery, especially in light of his limitation.
  13. Handsome_Jimmy

    Prisco's 10 Breakout Candidates

    One of the best things about a coming NFL season is trying to figure out which players are ready to take a big step forward. Usually, it's players who seemed to figure it out in the second half of the previous season. They might have honed a technique or learned new moves or figured out the speed of the game, which means less thinking and more reacting. I have listed 10 players below who I think are ready to take major steps forward in 2018. The list features players entering their second or third seasons who all showed future Pro Bowl potential in 2017. My list features two edge rushers, two corners, two safeties, one offensive tackle, one linebacker, a tight end and a receiver. I didn't include any quarterbacks, such as Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes or Houston Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson, because they are too obvious. Takkarist McKinley, DE, Falcons After a slow start, he came on strong in the second half to finish with six sacks, including five in the final seven games. He also had two in the playoffs, one in each game. That shows he figured out the nuances of being an NFL edge rusher. It's clear on tape how much more comfortable he was in the second half of the season. McKinley has the speed to be a dominant player, but he's also solid against the run. Vic Beasley led the NFL in sacks in 2016, but McKinley will be the Falcons' best pass rusher in 2018 – and one of the best in the league. Looking for a hot new podcast that's your home for all things NFL? Look no further. The Pick Six Podcast with Will Brinson has you covered every weekday morning with new episodes around 30 minutes each. Subscribe: via iTunes | via Stitcher | via TuneIn | via Google Play. George Kittle, TE, 49ers As a rookie, Kittle caught 43 passes for 515 yards (yards-per-catch average of 12.0) with two touchdowns. But he flashed star potential at times, including in Week 17 when he had four catches for 100 yards against the Rams, with one catch going for 44 yards. Kittle saw his snap counts dwindle a bit down the stretch for some reason in 2017, but I expect him to be the primary pass-catching tight end this season for the 49ers. My guess at his numbers: 64 catches, 770 yards and seven touchdowns. Marcus Williams, S, Saints You might remember him as being the player who had that horrible whiff on a tackle against Stefon Diggs in the NFC playoffs loss to the Vikings. While that play will hover over his career, a deeper look will show a player who can cover a lot of ground and has a chance to be one of those outstanding rangy players in the deep middle. He started 15 games as a rookie in 2017 and had four picks. In a secondary that includes Pro Bowl corner Marshon Lattimore, this could be the year that he starts to get the same acclaim. Williams is much more than a player who missed an important tackle. Myles Jack, LB, Jaguars As a rookie, Jack was a positionless player. He started at strong-side linebacker, but played inside in the Jaguars' nickel packages and played only a quarter of the team's snaps. Last season, he was moved to middle linebacker on a full-time basis and stayed on the field for 97 percent of the team's snaps. It took Jack a bit to adjust to playing in the middle, but as the season moved along he became much more comfortable. In the playoffs he was outstanding and gave a hint of what will come in 2018. Jack is fast, tough, can cover against the pass and improved his instincts as the season moved along. He had a tendency to overrun plays early in the season, but that changed in the postseason. He will be a dominant sideline-to-sideline player in 2018. Dion Dawkins, T, Bills With Cordy Glenn bothered by foot and ankle injuries most of last season, Dawkins started 11 games as a rookie at left tackle. Dawkins did a nice job in protection and was especially good in the run game, which led to the Bills trading Glenn to the Bengals in the spring. Dawkins' ability to move players off the ball helped LeSean McCoy run through big holes. Dawkins also improved in pass protection the more he played. He did have a few rough spots, but he has the look of a player who will be a longtime starter. Shaquill Griffin, CB, Seahawks Richard Sherman is gone, which means it's Griffin's time to take over as the top corner in Seattle. Griffin started 11 games as a rookie and did a really nice job in coverage. With another season under his belt, he will be even better as the team's top corner. He's a good tackler, as well, which is a must in Seattle's scheme for the corners. His brother, Shaquem, will get most of the attention after being drafted by the Seahawks last month, but Shaquill is the brother to watch on the field this season. Adrian Colbert, S, 49ers Colbert is a player that other coaches kept mentioning to me late last season as a potential big-time starter. He came on strong for the 49ers last season as a 2017 seventh-round pick. Colbert's big-hitting ability showed up in the run game – his nickname is "The Punisher" – but he also has the ability to play well in coverage. With Colbert's emergence after Jimmie Ward went down with an injury, the plan now is to give Ward some reps at corner this year. That speaks volumes about a seventh-round rookie. Keep an eye on this thumper out of the University of Miami. Chris Godwin, WR, Buccaneers Godwin had 34 catches for 525 yards and a touchdown last season, but he wasn't used as much as he will be this season. With Mike Evans and DeSean Jackson ahead of him, and the Bucs having two quality tight ends, Godwin won't have great receiving numbers, but he has a chance to get to 60 catches with seven or eight touchdowns. With Jackson getting older – and with a fat contract – Godwin could be positioned to take over opposite Evans in 2019. He will get many more targets this year than he did as a rookie, when he played fewer snaps than Adam Humphries as the team's third receiver. Derek Barnett, DE, Eagles With Vinny Curry now in Tampa, look for Barnett to get more reps than he did as a rookie in 2017. Barnett had five sacks last season, including two games with two sacks. He also had the fumble recovery late against the Patriots to lock up the Super Bowl victory. The Eagles signed Michael Bennett as a free agent, and he will likely start at end with Brandon Graham. But Bennett will kick inside on third down, which will give Barnett a lot of one-on-one situations on passing downs. Look for him to get to at least 10 sacks this season – and maybe a lot more. William Jackson, CB, Bengals The Bengals have spent a lot of draft collateral on corners over the years, and it looks like they've hit on another. Jackson missed his entire rookie season in 2016 with a torn pectoral muscle and then didn't open 2017 as a starter. But he started the final five games, and had two impressive outings against Steelers receiver Antonio Brown that opened a lot of eyes to just how good he could be. Look for Jackson's ability to lock down top receivers to be a big part of Cincinnati's defense this season. I can't wait to see him against Brown again. Their first meeting is Oct.14 at Cincinnati, and they'll meet again in Pittsburgh in Week 17.
  14. Handsome_Jimmy

    Can someone explain this to me?

    Treated as heretics. That is the church for you. Exploiting humankind (especially pre-teen boys).
  15. Handsome_Jimmy

    Can someone explain this to me?

    That is your schtick. We've watched it the entire draft. The difference is my use is validation, while yours is information.
  16. Handsome_Jimmy

    Can someone explain this to me?

    Why, is there proof either way somewhere?
  17. Handsome_Jimmy

    Can someone explain this to me?

    Your book is just a tall tale. Now the actions of those who bought that nonsense... "Nicolaus Copernicus published a formulated model of the universe that placed the Sun rather than the Earth at the center of the universe in his book De revolutionibus orbium coelestium (On the Revolutions of the Heavenly Spheres), in 1543. In 1616, the Roman Inquisition's consultants judged the proposition that the sun is immobile and at the center of the universe and that the Earth moves around it, to be "foolish and absurd in philosophy" and that the first was "formally heretical" while the second was "at least erroneous in faith". (The original assessment document from the Inquisition was made widely available in 2014.) This assessment led to Copernicus's On the Revolutions of the Heavenly Spheres being placed on the Index Librorum Prohibitorum (Index of Forbidden Books)." "Galileo Galilei revised the Copernican theories and was admonished for his views on heliocentrism in 1615. The Roman Inquisition concluded that his theory could only be supported as a possibility, not as an established fact. Galileo later defended his views in Dialogue Concerning the Two Chief World Systems, which appeared to attack Pope Urban VIII and thus alienated him and the Jesuits, who had both supported Galileo up until this point. He was tried by the Inquisition in 1633. Galileo was found "vehemently suspect of heresy", forced to recant, and the Dialogue Concerning the Two Chief World Systems was also placed on the Index Librorum Prohibitorum (Index of Forbidden Books). He spent the rest of his life under house arrest at his villa in Arcetri near Florence."
  18. Handsome_Jimmy

    Can someone explain this to me?

    Such arrogance. After creating the universe, ol god sits back for a few billion years in wait for Falconcheff, to be sure he says his prayers, eats his vegetables and sings on Sundays.
  19. Handsome_Jimmy

    Can someone explain this to me?

    The one I am still waiting for....the first. How did you know I was talking about you?
  20. Handsome_Jimmy

    Bills' Incognito: 'I'm done ... The stress is killing me'

    Apparently, Richie is being held under mental health regs, following an incident in a FLA gym. He is accused of throwing a tennis ball and a Kevo at another patron.
  21. No, you needed your own special forum for that. How is the wall coming along?
  22. Holy Two-face Batman, you are one delusional little moron.
  23. Your predictions are ridiculous. Your self congratulatory routine surfaces when you got nothin. See the distinction?
  24. Handsome_Jimmy

    Can someone explain this to me?

    I'll take "Women, who even over age 65, wouldn't fuck Beef" for $1000 please Alex.
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