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  1. Re: Movies that have held up and those that don't

    Two old horror movies: The Thing and THEM are still fun to watch.
  2. Re: Movies that have held up and those that don't

    My problem with "JAWS" is that once that got the harpoon into the shark, they'd have tied the other end of the rope to the bow of the boat rather than use barrels.
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    Re: Modern cars are way too complicated.

    Sometimes I question if 'we can do it' is a good reason to do it. Not at all sure many of these modern features are postivie featured.
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    Re: The origin of College Debt

    Sign you name and go to college. Worry about paying off the loans later. Maybe many years later.
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    Re: The origin of College Debt

    Could lead to lower tuitions, no?
  6. Re: R/C model sailboats are becoming extinct

    Guess the hobby's not dead, but it seems less popular than it was 20 years ago.
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    Re: Oathkeepers trial - verdict being read now

    Wonder if they've realized they got no pardons from TRump?
  8. R/C model sailboats are becoming extinct

    When I was an active member of the South Orange Seaport Society in 2000, Tower Hobbies had a fairly good selection of RC models; sail, electric, steam, and gas.

    Looking at their website today I...
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    Re: oh Herschel, residence issues

    Republicans don't care. OZ lives in NJ. That didn't seem to cost him any PA votes.
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    Re: Biden going after semi-automatics?

    Maybe they're compensating for something else?
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    Re: The origin of College Debt

    I disagree. I think if loans were harder to get, tuitions would come down in price.
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    Re: The origin of College Debt

    My daughter graduated in the top 3% EVER to graduate from Belleville High. We attended a financial aid meeting one evening in the school's auditorium. Very nice lady was giving a seminar on college...
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    Re: Trump is Toast

    It certainly appears as if things may catch up to him.
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    Re: Biden going after semi-automatics?

    But they think they do. We all walk in our own shoes. One size does not fit all.
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    Re: Biden going after semi-automatics?

    I've come to believe that people who enjoy life have trouble understanding people who don't. It's a bit like men making laws over pregnancy.
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    Re: Biden going after semi-automatics?

    I pay $170 a month for Medicare and $276 a month for my Blue Cross. Hospitals and doctors get paid in full; I owe nothing. These figures include standard option dental, which I'm changing to high...
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    Re: Biden going after semi-automatics?

    We won't get universal healthcare until someone explains that we, the people, are paying for all healthcare as consumers and/or as taxpayers.

    I'm a lone voice when I point out that our employer...
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    Re: Biden going after semi-automatics?

    That's probably true. Still, my question remains; who was supposed to regulate that well regulated militia?
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    Re: Fire at Mystic CT.

    Ouch! Fires are not good. Hope no one died.
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    Re: Biden going after semi-automatics?

    You just lost me.

    The whole republican spin was to repeal and replace the ACA. Why was it necessary to repeal it to replace it? Was there a vote to repeal anything before the ACA passed?

    If the...
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    Re: Biden going after semi-automatics?

    The guy who drove the coffee truck to us at 4 AM ish always had Limbaugh on the radio. He was convinced he'd suffer greatly if Hillary's plan passed. I wrote her. I got a reply with a copy of the...
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    Re: Biden going after semi-automatics?

    Buy back needs patients. Assuming, for example, I had guns and no desire to sell them back. Question becomes what my heirs would do with them, which may be some years down the road.
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    Re: Biden going after semi-automatics?

    You are aware of how congress works, no?
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    Re: Biden going after semi-automatics?

    Not all pregnancies are planned, and in many places now abortions are not available.
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    Re: Biden going after semi-automatics?

    It's successfully labeled "Socialism" by the right, and that word prevents them from learning the facts of how well universal healthcare works.

    This is just one example of why we need to get lies...
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    Re: Biden going after semi-automatics?

    I doubt anything that fails to address guns already bought will have much impact.
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    Re: Biden going after semi-automatics?

    oops
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    Re: Biden going after semi-automatics?

    My question: The 2nd Amendment begins with "A well regulated militia being necessary to the maintenance of a free state.........

    WHO WAS SUPPOSED TO REGULATE THAT MILITIA?
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    Re: Biden going after semi-automatics?

    Nothing worthwhile will get enough support in congress.
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    Re: Biden going after semi-automatics?

    Maybe '****ty parenting' comes from the family needing several jobs to make ends meet. Maybe constant worries about money contribute to bad parents. Any WANT to be a bad parent?
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    Re: Biden going after semi-automatics?

    When they're illegal, they'll cost a good deal more; perhaps $800.
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    Re: Biden going after semi-automatics?

    Let us not forget how making something illegal allows the crooks to get more money.
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    Re: Biden going after semi-automatics?

    I suppose those kids would have prefer to have been aborted, had they the choice.
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    Re: Biden going after semi-automatics?

    If one guy with a gun cannot shoot bullets as rapidly as he used to, it would help in the cases of multiple victims.
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    Re: Biden going after semi-automatics?

    Not sure if background checks are all that important. Might help some, but, as I've said many times the person who buys that gun will not live forever. The gun he buys will live on for generations...
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    Re: Biden going after semi-automatics?

    I've gotten NOWHERE simply suggest a tax on ammunition to pay for funeral/medical expenses of those shot. I see little hope for this way of life changing.
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    Re: Biden going after semi-automatics?

    All I can think of is Tim Taylor (Home Improvement) and his constant need for more power, but for no practical reason.
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    Re: Biden going after semi-automatics?

    I doubt anyone turns one in for free. If the gov. would give them a fair price for the weapon, maybe some would turn them in.

    My question is one of when the gun owner dies. Guns don't die with...
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    Re: Biden going after semi-automatics?

    I'm not sure anything is possible, especially without GOP support.
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    Re: The Photo Most Unlike Us

    I remember when we had just 35hp outboards. My friend and I wondered how big an outboard could get. We doubted 100 hp would ever come to be in an outboard.

    We were only off by a few hundred...
  41. Re: Movies that have held up and those that don't

    I watched the "wizard of oz' the other night, and I enjoyed it.

    "The Sting" ranks among my favorite films, but knowing what happens eliminates the many surprise twists.
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    Re: Young version Jerry Lee Lewis

    No comments on the guy performing?
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    Re: Biden going after semi-automatics?

    I often ask, "Who, if not the government, was to regulate that well regulated militia."
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    Re: Biden going after semi-automatics?

    Please contact your paper, your news network, or such and ask they begin Jan. 1 a daily posting of gun deaths year to date. I've done so, but I'm a lone voice. If more people asked, maybe it will...
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    Re: I don't remember 2 door wagons

    I see there were quite a few. I just don't recall them. Every wagon I ever had or ever rode in had four doors.

    Maybe I didn't notice. I've seen this tv ad many times and just noticed.
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    Re: Young version Jerry Lee Lewis

    Give him time.

    PS; marrying one's young cousin apparently was not frowned upon where he lived.
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    I don't remember 2 door wagons

    There's an ad running with a '57 Chevy station wagon in it. It's a two door wagon. I don't remember any of those.
  48. Re: Arizona board delays certification of votes

    Actually, had they run those cards through the machines several times, they would reach a point where the hangers would fall off, and they'd get the same count twice. We'd count money again and again...
  49. Re: Arizona board delays certification of votes

    If the process is well organized. And if it's not well organized?
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    Young version Jerry Lee Lewis

    I expect you'll enjoy this https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kfe0thTOInk&ab_channel=JerryLeeLewisTV
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