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    Re: Still more rear window stickers.

    I had a vinyl one made up that read "Flintknapping- The art of the Ancients" and some point silhouettes. Looked good and raised some interest. Was still on my old '61 F100 when I sold it. JayInOz
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    Re: That must have been some fight!

    Have you folks seen this? Connecticut a couple of days ago- https://abc7chicago.com/girl-attacked-by-raccoon-ashford-connecticut-attack-home-surveillance-camera/12523396/ JayInOz
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    Re: Still more rear window stickers.

    YMCA for dyslexic non English speakers:)
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    Re: Eat yer heart out, tractor man.....

    John I'm sure I've mentioned this before on the forum, but there were only two people who wore baseball style caps where I lived. One was a school mate who died from a cancer which started in his...
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    Re: Eat yer heart out, tractor man.....

    I was hired as a formwork carpenter building the forms for the concrete supports for all the buildings in a big new coal fired power station. Previous feller did half the job in just over two months...
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    Re: all things World Cup 2022 thread

    The Australian player and the Argentinian collide. The Argentinian grabs his head and collapses to the ground, rolling around trying to milk a penalty. That's one of the reasons soccer struggles for...
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    Re: Eat yer heart out, tractor man.....

    Now that right there is a fish out of water:)
  8. Re: Tesla’s Wild Big Rig Hits the Road With 500 Miles of Range

    That is one ugly truck.
  9. Re: I told my 8 year old grandson that I would pose his question to The Bilge.

    Give the kid some Surstromming! :) https://www.dailymotion.com/video/x7olxa0 DO NOT WATCH THIS if you have a weak stomach! JayInOz
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    Re: Seven Hundred Million Dollars !

    Someone who doesn't have any ground to air missiles. Fiji maybe? Iceland?
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    Re: Update on life as I know it

    That woman is saying Oh My God did you see what he's wearing on his feet? Get you some boots Chad- they aren't just for show:) Nice bike! JayInOz
  12. Thread: Pothole F&$@

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    Re: Pothole F&$@

    Around here we have over ten thousand kilometres of roads which have just endured up to a dozen major flood events. From small potholes to entire roads washed away. I drove nearly three hundred...
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    Re: talk about pigs

    One of the reasons so many farms had a pig or two was that you can keep them going on just about any food. They will live on grass or grain or meat or milk or eggs or vegetables or any combination of...
  14. Thread: Trump is Toast

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    Re: Trump is Toast

    The orange snot ball still regards himself as president. Even when he was president he wasn't a president. What a pathetic embarrassment that thing is. JayInOz
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    Sticky: Re: Jamie Johnston (S.V. Airlie) is in the hospital.

    I'll have another crack at reading it when I find my magnifying glass. Methinks my glasses have passed their use by date.
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    Re: Photo a Day 365 X 12/2022….

    Well Jack, considering that things are upright in America, and upside down here in Australia, I just assumed that those were taken half way down- either that or Skip took them. He's the resident...
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    Re: Tesla Model 2 Sub $30K Entry Level EV

    Our youngest grandson just got a fully electric Lamborghini for his birthday. He's one. The car is three feet long and cost four hundred dollars. Kid can't walk yet and he's driving it around the...
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    Re: The epidemic of loneliness

    Guess it depends where you live. Here there is a lot on the news lately about people and communities coming together to support each other and their towns after covid, fires, mouse plagues and a...
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    Re: talk about pigs

    When my father was young a feller murdered his wife and threw her naked body into the pen with the pigs and cleared out, assuming that they would take care of the evidence. A neighbour found her body...
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    Re: talk about pigs

    I've had mostly Wessex Saddlebacks on and off for probably thirty years. Sold a lot cheap, gave quite a few away, eaten a few. With what I pay for feed I reckon my home grown bacon works out at about...
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    Re: Photo a Day 365 X 12/2022….

    [QUOTE=Gary Davis;6763420]Betina, Croatia. We missed the maritime museum by 10 minutes.
    /QUOTE]

    If there's one thing museum staff hate, it's people turning up just before closing time and...
  22. Thread: Ukraine

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    Re: Ukraine

    Whitlam left office in 1975- forty seven years ago. He died in 2014. You ask him.
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    Re: Greetings from isla

    I reckon if he hasn't turned up by then we should all pack a bag and just lob on his doorstep. Lets find out what sort of a host he is:)
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    Re: Unusual hobbies

    I put two big huntsman spiders, of equal size, in a container once. One spider ate the other. I thought that was quite an impressive accomplishment. I also kept a giant centipede in a cage with the...
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    Re: Unusual hobbies

    Did Farnarkeling make the list? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X454D3Fzwso :) JayInOz
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    Re: New Toys, watchu gots??

    I mentioned to our next door neighbour the other day that our old ride on mower was falling apart. She said she'd just bought a new zero turn mower as the steering wheel on the old one was hard on...
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    Re: Unusual hobbies

    I have a bunch of the usual hobbies. On the more unusual side I suppose would be my flintknapping- I make arrowheads, spear points and blades. I also make corn dollies from wheat straw- only started...
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    Re: Photo a Day 365 X 12/2022….

    Dang Jimmy! My tractor hasn't had that much tread on the tyres for twenty years. Folks over there must have too much money- or really cheap tyres:)
  29. Re: Advice sought on a quasi-parental political issue

    Severe beatings. Worked wonders with my kids.
  30. Thread: Ukraine

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    Re: Ukraine

    You see sandbag, it's those nasty little add ons on so many of your posts that defines you as an arsehole, and not just a regular blowhard. I'm well aware that I'm also an arsehole, but I don't play...
  31. Thread: Ukraine

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    Re: Ukraine

    There was a march in Moscow last week of placard waving far right Russians demanding that Russia invade Washington. I watched the footage. Laughable if it wasn't so stupid. JayInOz
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    Re: Sarah Palin goes down in flames.

    Aw. That's a shame.
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    Re: the sharpest blade you ever sharpened

    Just for fun sometime, look at second hand knives on eBay. Not just to save money but to see what's available. I had a look one day and just by chance a feller was selling off his huge collection,...
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    Re: the sharpest blade you ever sharpened

    The knife in my pocket is sharp enough to shave with. As are most of my butcher knives and my leather working blades. I touch up blades on a fine stone at a flatter angle than recommended. I then...
  35. Thread: Trump is Toast

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    Re: Trump is Toast

    The decision to make him hand them over was really quick with no dissent- a very good sign. I really hope the orange puke gets caught trying to hide stuff he's been ordered to hand over- or better...
  36. Thread: Ukraine

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    Re: Ukraine

    I keep waiting for him to get to the point but he doesn't seem to have one. It's like a paramedic lecturing onlookers at a traffic accident about the importance of safe driving practices while the...
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    Re: Buffy Sainte-Marie

    Everybody's on Youtube Tom- just a matter of finding them:) There's some Jim Croce there- another goodun from the same era https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jk6PtxF6Nh4
    I spend far too much time...
  38. Thread: Ukraine

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    Re: Ukraine

    OK Sandbag you win. America is roooly bad. The baddest ever. When it coms to baddiness America is the winner. But this is about Ukraine- now. Provoked, unprovoked, started last year or last century....
  39. Thread: Ukraine

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    Re: Ukraine

    [QUOTE=gypsie;6760142]

    Russia never bought in. Its population is passive and its leaders are greedy and corrupt. Two qualities anathema to modern Europe.


    /QUOTE]

    Pretty much nailed it old...
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    Re: one motion

    My wifes CRV is the only car we've ever owned that had any sort of screen:) Two things I don't like about it- it's gets dusty and I forget and wipe it while driving- it's a touch screen so I screw up...
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    Re: one motion

    I was going to watch a police chase on youtube a couple of nights ago and lost the link. I was interested because the police pursuit car was a Tesla. JayInOz
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    Re: War environmental damage: lead

    Falconers have to be very careful that their birds don't ingest lead pellets from critters shot to feed them. I seem to recall that in the early days of Gerald Durrells zoo in Jersey in the Channel...
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    Re: War environmental damage: lead

    There is a rifle range a mile or so outside the little village near where we lived when I was a kid. I helped work the targets a few times. Shoots were often and very popular, and it was all old .303...
  44. Thread: Cartoons.

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    Re: Cartoons.

    The couple seated at the table doc- what say you- goiter? :)
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    Re: Anyone else NOT excited by the World Cup?

    If the final was outside my window I'd close the curtains and watch something on Youtube.
  46. Thread: Trump is Toast

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    Re: Trump is Toast

    Nicholas the number of such nutters is really quite small. The chances of two or three getting onto that jury would be negligible, and the vetting process should weed them out, although, you know-...
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    Re: Trump is Toast

    This doesn't sound good for donny- ...
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    Re: Apology to All Brits

    Dunno about British soaps, but I used to enjoy watching "Last of the Summer Wine". As far as I know all the regular actors in it have since died. ...
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    Re: Bought a new phone - after seven years

    My phone ran out of credit and the battery went flat back in early March:) It can stay dead. JayInOz
  50. Re: It's the night before Gun Deer Hunting here in Wisconsin.

    Cows around here seem to live a better life than most of the fellers who own them:) But then if I mentioned what a beautiful day it was here someone would turn it into a lecture on climate change:)...
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