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    02-04-2023, 08:52 PM
    Not sure what an HP system is, but it sounds much like how Snap-On & MatCo sell their tools in the states: Buy what you need (within reason), pay x...
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    02-04-2023, 08:48 PM
    Garret replied to a thread Inwale pronunciation in The Bilge
    In Wales means things are spelled funny.
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    02-04-2023, 08:43 PM
    Garret replied to a thread Stay Warm? in The Bilge
    Mt Washington - can't put the video here directly ...
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    02-04-2023, 08:39 PM
    And in 47 ft of water - so it can't be too far out unless it's over the Bahamas.
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    02-04-2023, 08:30 PM
    Not my pic - but taken yesterday about 15 miles from me on Lake Champlain.
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    02-04-2023, 08:26 PM
    Garret replied to a thread chatgpt in The Bilge
    I can't help bu be reminded of the Luddites. Someone had to say it...
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    02-04-2023, 03:27 PM
    Garret replied to a thread Stay Warm? in The Bilge
    I'll admit I delayed my dump/recycling run...
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    02-04-2023, 12:43 PM
    In case anyone's interested, I ordered some of the disks. I've only sanded with one so far, but it seems to have stood up very well. More info when...
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    02-04-2023, 11:44 AM
    Garret replied to a thread Stay Warm? in The Bilge
    We too had -20F. The wind made it really nasty - 20+MPH with 35+ gusts. The shop door blew open night before last, so when I went up yesterday...
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    02-04-2023, 10:59 AM
    Garret replied to a thread chatgpt in The Bilge
    And they aren't much different in concept/effect from ChatGPT. Both Alexa & Siri "learn" from what you've previously used them for & make...
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    02-04-2023, 08:46 AM
    So - who is this Belly Button Lint guy? Or is it maybe Toe Lint? Awful rude for someone who is (supposedly) new to the forum.
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    02-04-2023, 08:37 AM
    Hell no!!! Keep 'em coming please.
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    02-04-2023, 08:31 AM
    What a fun thread... ;) There's another balloon over Latin America it seems.
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    02-03-2023, 08:36 PM
    But under whose orders? Fauci gets all the blame, but it was more likely Trump folks giving him & the CDC marching orders.
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    02-03-2023, 08:29 PM
    Garret replied to a thread chatgpt in The Bilge
    Hey guys - to repeat what's already been said, but seemingly ignored - ChatGPT is an early iteration of a self learning program. It's not like a...
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    02-03-2023, 08:24 PM
    Garret replied to a thread Rittenhouse in The Bilge
    He's not being sarcastic - just trying to wind up the libs. He knows the difference. After all, why do you think they chose that as the WP sign?
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    02-03-2023, 02:49 PM
    Thank you! I've now reversed my thinking.
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    02-03-2023, 02:47 PM
    Yep - that's a normal late November or early April day here. I'd be more interested in how the Model 3 did. As mentioned above - a number of...
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    02-03-2023, 01:30 PM
    Has the neighbor also asked the highway dept. to have deer crossings moved to more convenient locations?
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    02-03-2023, 11:44 AM
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    02-03-2023, 11:35 AM
    Garret replied to a thread Groundhog Day in The Bilge
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    02-03-2023, 11:31 AM
    Garret replied to a thread chatgpt in The Bilge
    App Store? Try https://openai.com/blog/chatgpt/
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    02-03-2023, 11:26 AM
    Garret replied to a thread Groundhog Day in The Bilge
    According to a source in NS, it'd frozen to death. But those marine designers tend to tell tall tales...
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    02-03-2023, 10:22 AM
    Garret replied to a thread chatgpt in The Bilge
    It is often wrong - but remember this is early days & it (& all the others) will get better very quickly. Wonder how many WBF logins are already...
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    02-03-2023, 10:02 AM
    Garret replied to a thread Ukraine in The Bilge
    Maybe talks could start to get the UK into the EU as well! Maybe that's just crazy talk...
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    02-03-2023, 09:45 AM
    I had a prosciutto, sauteed red onion, & pineapple pie a couple of weeks ago. It was delicious.
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    02-03-2023, 09:40 AM
    Garret replied to a thread chatgpt in The Bilge
    Even though I'm in the IT biz, I've often wondered if it really is a good thing. Oh sure, it removes a lot of drudgery in the day-to-day lives of...
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    02-03-2023, 09:07 AM
    Garret replied to a thread chatgpt in The Bilge
    Want to get really depressed about ChatGPT & education? ...
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    02-03-2023, 08:39 AM
    Garret replied to a thread chatgpt in The Bilge
    It's already writing computer code. Not good code, or even code that'll work well, but it's really early days. Think how great it'll be when the...
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    02-03-2023, 08:21 AM
    Garret replied to a thread chatgpt in The Bilge
    Being a software guy & talking/interacting with others of the ilk - I'm concerned. Many see it as a logical step & I'm not at all sure I do. I may...
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