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    Re: How much plaster should I shop for?

    The plaster will work, maybe but you will have to do something to keep the resin from bonding to it and it needs to be solid against the hull. It has also been my experience that large amounts of...
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    Re: Annoying truths

    But how do you get the pi symbol? Alt + O does not work on this machine.
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    Re: Annoying truths

    Basketball
    (2 * pi * (radius of the basketball + 1)) - (2 * pi * (radius of the basketball)

    The world
    (2 * pi * (radius of the world + 1)) - (2 * pi * (radius of the World)

    the difference...
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    Re: we’re the mighty watchful eye

    I will bet money that every member has a "Guardians of the Galaxy" T-shirt or hat.

    I remember all the arguments that the moon represented the greatest military advantage of all time, anybody who...
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    Re: Annoying truths

    I get that, what I can't ever figure out is how to get the pi symbol out of my keyboard.
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    Re: Startling figure, 5.6 million…..

    Um.. our smartest people come from Texas?
    Texas is the one with the school system that works?
    I guess we all should be reading their text books.

    Really I know very little about their school...
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    Re: My electric bill is going up 60%!

    https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/it-s-common-to-charge-electric-vehicles-at-night-that-will-be-a-problem/ar-AA127r8U?cvid=6e05c89cd04a4304851857bbc5a06afc

    I do not know why any fears about...
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    Re: Startling figure, 5.6 million…..

    I sure would like to see a map of high school graduation rates overlaid on that map. Maybe even an indicator of how many people incarcerated are home grown.
    There is that possibility we are the...
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    Re: Startling figure, 5.6 million…..

    It starts in the schools! And so many people think what is being taught is far more important than who's (or who's not) being taught!
    "Dead or in jail by the time your 21."
  10. Re: Uninvited Houseguests: Gremlins In the Electronics

    This might be helpful, is it your model? Unfortunately I am at work and I can watch but not hear which makes it hard but it seams to be the same type of problem.
    ...
  11. Re: Uninvited Houseguests: Gremlins In the Electronics

    Wow, I guess I had that one wrong. I thought you were an "electronics guy" and I really not sure why I thought that.
    I don't know about your TV but Sony over the years have had problems with the IC...
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    Re: Sovereign Citizens

    Hey some of these guys can hold a job, even when they don't have one. We had one of these nutcases declare himself as the sheriff of Freedom County. ( It does not exist )
    The real deputy sheriffs of...
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    Re: 2.5 million ants per person

    I am going to have to keep this from my daughter, She has an ant phobia, not really myrmecophobia just another manifestation of her MS. I have seen her standing, watching a crack in the window sill...
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    Re: The American School System!

    The reason I am ShorelineJohn and not SeattleJohn is due to the Seattle school system. (I bought a house about 5 block north of where I was at) No way would I ever put my kids in those schools!
    Now...
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    Re: The American School System!

    The whole problem with our school system is the kids?
    I know my brain processes things different than others but to me that kinda show the system that is suppose to serve the kids is failing.
    ...
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    Re: The American School System!

    Authorities are still investigating the ordeal, and the Caddo Parish Sheriff’s Office notes that “more arrests are pending.”

    Believe what you want!
    And no there is no polite way to say for some...
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    Re: The American School System!

    So what exactly do you believe this child did to deserve this? Why should he leave school because others don't fit in with him? You know maybe all these really smart kids really don't need school and...
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    Re: The American School System!

    I really would contend that this is, while extreme is what our school system does! The people that are there to help, guide, and to teach are the problem for that group of individuals that do not...
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    The American School System!

    IN all it's glory.
    https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/crime/substitute-teacher-arrested-for-paying-middle-school-students-5-to-jump-their-classmate/ar-AA11RoYS?cvid=f2d3fffddd2a4fb2b10fe7dba0d873cf
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    Re: Favorite Music: take flight and wing

    Excuse me but I got to post this one too.

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LiouJsnYytI
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    Re: Favorite Music: take flight and wing

    Playing For Change

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_oL_pCjPgUg

    The best covers on YouTube. Someday I will have listen to them all.
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    Re: Western Washington Forest Fires

    It is so dry up there, I am just holding my breath.
    Don't know if this will work but this is what is at risk.
    https://goo.gl/maps/5wrciBbB9sEguGNc6
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    Re: Western Washington Forest Fires

    I don't know why this fire is moving west, down the hill but I am sure glad it has been. It Started about 1 1/2 mile from my family's property but has only moved north and west, we're holding our...
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    Re: Steve Bannon

    The best thing that could happen for this country is for him and Trump to just run! Actually solves all the problems.
    Justice, revenge, that "Make them pay" attitude, them are GOP morals. Not mine....
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    Re: the algorithm

    The idea that Facebook and twitter is the same as YouTube is just wrong! I get almost no political content from YouTube, just more Stumpy Nubs. I am looking at what it is feeding now, the most...
  26. Re: What is the most important skill you were ever taught?

    The 100 mpg carburetor was the first time in my life I looked at my friends and called BS! I did not win. The Steven Seagal movie, I think it was "Under Siege" where he really just stops the movie...
  27. Thread: AI

    by ShorelineJohn
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    Re: AI

    With the number of mistakes I have made in my life, how could I be anything but human?
  28. Thread: AI

    by ShorelineJohn
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    AI

    https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/technology/ai-generated-image-wins-art-contest-actual-artists-irate/ar-AA11nmdL?ocid=entnewsntp&cvid=7d95328c1c124c9ab08679b2d376223e

    So as I have stated before I...
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    Re: Students, debt, and America's needs

    So the other thread and it's comments got me so mad I could not even post!
    The BS in this country about education is so bad we go off on the stupidest of tangents! Educating the population of a...
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    Re: How far gone is this?

    Just like with cars sometime it's the little things that have value, to the right person.
    In my quest for inexpensive bronze I have demolished a couple of boats like that. It's a lot of work for...
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    Re: How far gone is this?

    What it should have is salvage value, none of the pics show anything but the portholes but those are $200.00 a pop. I have salvaged more than one boat just for the bronze. If the motor is in there it...
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    Re: A bit of history

    Seattle has NEVER stopped talking about that day!
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    Re: OBD-II question.

    The gas cap is part of the evap system and makes sense. The O2 sensors are measuring both before and after the catalytic converter, if they are the same it throws a code for the converter. If it...
  34. Re: Why does my little Crate twelve watt acoustic guitar practice amp

    Well it could be a bad cap in the power supply, it probably has more than one but a big hum that's running full bore is going to be a bad ground somewhere. Does it do it if no input at all? If so I...
  35. Re: Newbie looking for some info/help/advice

    Spend a little time on that trailer also. I love the fenders.
    The more close up pictures you post the more these guys can help you.
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    Re: Still Wondering

    I am going to try that over this coming weekend but back in the days of analog I got 1 Channel, only at night. Channel 12 out of Bellingham coming down the sound. I've got a hill that very...
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    Re: Still Wondering

    So my cable TV/Internet provider company bought out Frontier in my area, now they are discontinuing TV services, so I need to sign up for a "streaming service". But first I need to get a USB adaptor...
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    Re: Resurrecting the Tasmanian Tiger?

    I think I am on Ian Malcolm side on this one, if they exist in the wild, great protect them. If it's "merely a science experiment" I don't see what's wrong with that. But to release herds of...
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    Re: When Cars Attack

    I can't believe I watched the whole thing.
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    But the truth is "There are no real truths".
    Quite honestly one would really have to define what a lie is.
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    Re: Query For Our Motorheads

    They have things like this, https://www.summitracing.com/parts/dak-gps-50-2
    But odds are he wants something from this page,...
  42. Re: The simple joy of listening to original CD's

    I listen to a lot of, what are now called audio books. They use to be "Books on Tape" then they were on CDs now I just download them. I have boxes of CDs, and while I bought them all 2nd hand I paid...
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    Re: Cat converter theft protection

    I've got two converters under there. Even if they could get under there, there is no way to use a grinder on the engine side, it has to be unbolted. And that not a easy job, I know.
    116363
    The...
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    Re: I must have missed the memo:

    Sure would like to hear how that works!

    I don't think it does but I am no chemist.
  45. Thread: Apps

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    Re: Apps

    Android!
    I can write my own apps! A high school student can write their own apps.
    And the operating system itself is written in Linux and is itself a Java App.
  46. Re: Seattle: today’s afternoon rush is a mess.

    Keeping Seattle small at that time meant no jobs! Now there are jobs just no place to live. or park.
  47. Re: Does retirement cause one to lose their common sense (discuss)

    Yes, the older we get the less common sense we have, its a good thing!
    Common sense is what tells the young, they are right, even without experience because "its just like that".
    Common sense is...
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    I wonder if one can see crop circles from that high up?
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    Re: The stolen pickup. Resolution.

    You should be able to buy it back for about 10%, then sell it.
    An option to buy back a classic vehicle is on the books.
  50. Re: Sprinkle SW lawns with Midwest water? BULL DOOKEY!

    1 US Gallon = 4 35/64 liters.
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