Solar eclipse

Discussion in 'The Lounge' started by A.D., Aug 18, 2017.

  1. A.D.

    A.D. It's (insert day of week here) & Colts still SUCK Staff

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    Is anybody doing anything exciting for the eclipse? I know there will be a lot of activities and viewing parties but I haven't checked many of them out.
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  2. RealestWhiteBoy

    RealestWhiteBoy World Champion

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    Everyone in western NC bought up all of the glasses from all of the stores ($2/pair or less in most cases). So, instead of stores selling up til tomorrow, they've been sold out for over 2 weeks. People with 1000's and 1000's of pairs of the $2 glasses for sale for $10-100 a pair on those Facebook yard sales here. I've got to be outside during the eclipse, so I need a pair ... but not giving them that. lol

    Dropping my wife off to work at 3pm, and it will be overhead 2:30-3est here in NC. So, I'm just getting a couple Shade #13 welding helmet from the local tool store here for $45 each, then returning them on Tuesday. So, me and my wife will be standing in a parking lot wearing giant metal helmets and looking like a bunch of weirdos for about half an hour. hahaha
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  3. RTH

    RTH Meh...

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    I've been preparing for it. Practicing staring at the sun periodically.
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  4. World Peace

    World Peace Season Tickets in the Red Seats

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    Yes, I have prop bet booked

    ECLIPSE VIEWING WEATHER IN FRANKLIN, KENTUCKY

    CLOUD COVERAGE FOR AUGUST 21

    Over 31.5%: +100
    Under 31.5%: -120

    Take the under and thank uncle World Peace for your free money
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  5. RockyTop Fox

    RockyTop Fox Offensive Coordinator

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    I'll be doing the only logical thing.. which is invading the Fire Nation.
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  6. VondyP

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    you have a problem
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  7. Titanup1982

    Titanup1982 Pro Bowler

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    Crazy how Nashville is the only big city it's going through.

    #maybeitisgoodluck
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  8. Alex1939

    Alex1939 Space Invaders Champion Tip Jar Donor

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    I figured I would damage my retinas. Should be a great day!
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  9. GoT

    GoT Strength and Honor Tip Jar Donor

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    I will wake up at 1 and be in the backyard with the dogs for it.


    once every 500 years, IIRC, for any particular spot so I will just watch from my particular spot
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  10. Big TT

    Big TT Annoying the LEFT...it's what I do.

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    I can only hope it is true
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