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    11-29-2022, 08:15 AM
    You may be right. In addition, anyone know what the point of the US messing with the Iranian flag was? Seems a childish action that does...
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    11-29-2022, 08:10 AM
    From Michael: Re: RFNK’s question about “what are hay rails used for?”, they are called hay rails because they look like the temporary rails put...
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    11-29-2022, 07:30 AM
    Garret replied to a thread dinner in The Bilge
    There was a time I woulda done that. Not anymore. When in high school, there was an ice cream place in town that had a thing called the "Banana...
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    11-28-2022, 10:48 PM
    Garret replied to a thread Memes and… in The Bilge
    OK - not memes, so I guess they fit in the "and" category. More at the site: https://mymodernmet.com/tom-bob-cool-street-art/
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    11-28-2022, 10:46 PM
    I thought it was too Kevin!
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    11-28-2022, 10:44 PM
    :) As I said - not mine, an internet pic. Mine was dark green, with way less chrome, plain wheels & nowhere near3 as purty. Maybe it had been...
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    11-28-2022, 10:37 PM
    Garret replied to a thread Paul Top This in The Bilge
    OK - have to tell a story that I think is funny - especially with the insanity of today's gun world. A friend always kept a loaded 22 near his bed...
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    11-28-2022, 10:16 PM
    Garret replied to a thread Paul Top This in The Bilge
    No - you might end up picking up sticks...
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    11-28-2022, 05:34 PM
    Y'all are welcome. Michel did indeed bring valuable insight to the WBF. Lots of "Ain't what people want in boats something?" pics too... :)
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    11-28-2022, 05:32 PM
    Michael just sent me a reply to your question - which is likely more useful than my wise-ass response...): Re: George Jung’s question, “…is this a...
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    11-28-2022, 03:11 PM
    Garret replied to a thread Paul Top This in The Bilge
    Or a Trump designed anti-Covid suppository.
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    11-28-2022, 03:09 PM
    Pretty sure mine was 1/2 ton. Never saw "NAPCO" on it either. Great truck until it succumbed to road salt.
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    11-28-2022, 02:17 PM
    Garret replied to a thread Paul Top This in The Bilge
    I have a friend who always carries. We got stopped for speeding in NY state (his car, him driving) & as he pulled over he said "Put your hands on...
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    11-28-2022, 02:05 PM
    Big time.
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    11-28-2022, 01:24 PM
    Here on the other coast we spell it sammich though... Still sounds good!
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    11-28-2022, 08:57 AM
    Hi - I heard some great news from Michael (mmd) & wanted to share it with the forum. It's in the bilge 'cause 1) it ain't wood & 2) more will see...
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    11-28-2022, 08:29 AM
    I understand some of the newer ones are decent drivers, but what's to praise about 50+ years of bloated poor handling gas hogs? Please sing it -...
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    11-28-2022, 08:25 AM
    Garret replied to a thread Greetings from isla in The Bilge
    Glad to hear he's OK & thanks for taking the time to check on him!
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    11-28-2022, 08:02 AM
    One of the things I liked best about the truck was how it shifted - the lever was easy & smooth as silk. 2WD to 4WD was equally easy, though, of...
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    11-28-2022, 07:57 AM
    Fiat Spider 2000 (sometimes referred to as a 124 Spider) It has a back seat/shelf that a person can sit sideways in if needed, but mostly it's...
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    11-27-2022, 03:54 PM
    Garret replied to a thread West Wing in The Bilge
    Over on the Ted Lasso thread someone called it the greatest TV show ever. I immediately thought of West Wing when I read it. Fantastic show (as is...
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    11-27-2022, 03:47 PM
    Garret replied to a thread Ukraine in The Bilge
    And ground water plus aquifer contamination
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    11-27-2022, 03:42 PM
    Mine was factory 4WD. Pretty early in GM doing 4WD, so they put 4 or 5" blocks between the springs & axles to make room for the forward differential...
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    11-27-2022, 03:19 PM
    OK - wrong kind of football... Univ. of Vermont doesn't even have a football team, but their men's soccer team just shut out UCLA to make the NCAA...
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    11-27-2022, 10:55 AM
    Garret replied to a thread some motorbikes. . . in The Bilge
    Seems they had a 4HP electric version - with all of the batteries behind the driver. Bet it didn't handle very well... The heater in the gas...
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    11-27-2022, 10:31 AM
    Garret replied to a thread some motorbikes. . . in The Bilge
    Well - it has to be registered as a motorcycle... Tecumseh power forever! Or maybe replace it with a Honda so it'll run for more than a week. No...
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    11-27-2022, 10:25 AM
    Garret replied to a thread Ted Lasso, the dart game. in The Bilge
    Glad to hear there'll be another one. What an unlikely show - couldn't have anything to do with good writing, eh? Great characters too.
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    11-27-2022, 10:12 AM
    Garret replied to a thread 1910 Tesla? in The Bilge
    Ha! Tom Swift. My dad had the complete series which I read avidly - though it sure was dated. I then read most all of the Tom Swift Jr. series. ...
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    11-27-2022, 08:59 AM
    While I was rooting for Michigan, I got a small glimmer of hope for the future of OSU football. When their player got penalized for the head butt,...
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    11-27-2022, 08:52 AM
    Garret replied to a thread Fir die off in The Bilge
    Vermont maple experts have predicted that, if warming continues at the same rate, we will have conditions like the mid-Atlantic states & won't be...
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