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    Re: Pentagon audit failures

    My thanks as well. While what NPR says is pretty bad, it's better than The Hill's lack of accuracy - more like a lie. I should know better than to trust The Hill.
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    Re: Explosions and fire

    Thank you! My day is done, as I learned important stuff.
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    Re: Still more rear window stickers.

    I don't see those much anymore, but then NH is a few years behind VT developmentally... :p

    I've only ever had one bumper sticker. During the "Warning I brake for animals" sticker craze (who the...
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    Re: Are You Ready For Some... Football?

    Thank you!
  5. Re: “This is God’s country. I don’t have a clue.”

    And - they're just fine with blackface.

    Sheesh, men playing women has only been a thing for a few thousand years...
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    Re: Are You Ready For Some... Football?

    Paywall
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    Re: Pentagon audit failures

    See post # 12...
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    Re: POLITICAL Cartoons.

    All media had a field day with it. Marketing? Something the Dems are abysmal at.
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    Re: Eat yer heart out, tractor man.....

    About a month ago, I got my newly rebuild snowblower back together on my little Kubota. Once again, Kubota prices forced me into an alternative route. It's a 54" blower & I snowblow a 350 ft....
  10. Re: Removing Electronics During The Winter This Could Change My Mind

    Is it hard to pull the screen? If it's not, I'd think storage with less extreme temps would be good. Not that it ever gets cold in Minnysoda of course.
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    Re: POLITICAL Cartoons.

    Gotta disagree. It completely alienated many folks who would've supported the ideas under a different name/slogan. It was a major tactical error & set back work on redefining public safety by years.
  12. Thread: Ultra

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    Re: Ultra

    That's precisely what Trump et al want you to think. You sit back & laugh & sometime later you'll look around & realize they've stolen our country.
  13. Re: Here is an example of the spineless and unprincipled GQP congress critters.

    Because it's not a strong enough word. They've more than graduated to despicable.
  14. Thread: Ultra

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    Re: Ultra

    Yep - though maybe not entirely uninteresting - just too annoying to listen to often. Note that I'm referring to her regular show - I need to listen to Ultra I guess.
  15. Thread: Ukraine

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    Re: Ukraine

    Maybe it's because I live in a pretty liberal state (though the liberalism is modified by some libertarian tendencies) but I don't see the forum as much more liberal than the folks I deal with on a...
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    Re: The kitchen appliance that will not die.

    Maybe different tank sizes? This one is a 5 gallon propane. 5 gallon if filled by folks you know - 4.something low if picked up at a tank exchange.
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    Re: Are You Ready For Some... Football?

    Quite the finish. Even the OT was intense.
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    Re: The kitchen appliance that will not die.

    Nope. Was probably closer to 5 months & just me living there.

    The burner is about 1/2" diameter & burns low - so not much heat output. I will say that putting in a load of groceries would raise...
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    Re: as seen in the az high desert

    Awesome indeed! A friend who worked @ JPL had a TShirt that said "As a matter of fact, I am a rocket scientist"
  20. Re: Clever idea how to flush a small outboard engine

    Ya could, but with an older 2 stroke it'll get some oil in it - which you don't want on the decks etc. Yes, you could wash it with soap, but this'd tuck in nicely next to the gas can & oil.
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    Re: The kitchen appliance that will not die.

    My brother had a Consul propane fridge - would be 15 YO now. Probably had 1/3 the insulation the old Serval has: the sides on the Servel are 3" thick & even thicker around the (manual defrost)...
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    Re: The kitchen appliance that will not die.

    At my old place I had a 1940's vintage Servel gas fridge. I put a new burner with thermocouple in it (for safety - the old one still worked) but the new owners are still using it. Amazing how...
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    Re: The kitchen appliance that will not die.

    Check Dire Straits. They're somehow connected to money for nothing & chicks for free.
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    Re: Pentagon audit failures

    Huh? I get you might not keep track of the blown up stuff, but the tools used to do it? You think a mining or quarry company could last long this way? They blow stuff up too. I don't get how...
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    Re: Modern cars are way too complicated.

    That's a good buy assuming a good interior. Be 10k or more around here - though not at this time of the year.
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    Re: Modern cars are way too complicated.

    My 1980 Fiat does have electronic ignition (& it's WAY better!) & only half the HP you want, but otherwise - just as you described. OK - the radio I put in it isn't BlueTooth - but that's $300 to...
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    Re: Pentagon audit failures

    You've got to be kidding. How'd you feel about having stock in a company that couldn't account for over half its inventory? Why should the gov't get a pass on our money?
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    Re: some motorbikes. . .

    The screen seems to be getting a bit blurry for some reason. Good onya & glad to hear you got help from Jake. Well done sir.

    A friend put together an S&S in his Superglide & he said his first...
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    Re: some motorbikes. . .

    That's a nice looking Harley!
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    Re: Modern cars are way too complicated.

    If you can figure out the guts of the systems. The mfr's are unlikely to share info on proprietary confusers, etc.

    One guy who did figure an item out: ABS controllers on most European cars are...
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    Re: Pentagon audit failures

    Years back I had a conversation with the brother-in-law of a friend who, at the time, was a colonel working @ the pentagon. Turns out he was the #3 or 4 guy in purchasing. So - being my ever bashful...
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    Re: Photo a Day 365 X 12/2022….

    I get it. I just wish it fell everywhere but the driveway...
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    Re: Modern cars are way too complicated.

    Yep. They aren't used often, as use of them automatically creates an opening in the other lane - so you can turn it on & swerve into the next lane without looking. Note that this style is standard...
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    Re: Photo a Day 365 X 12/2022….

    or Ferry Nice as the case may be...

    Sorry, I couldn't help myself.
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    Re: Modern cars are way too complicated.

    That must be a newer audi feature. Both our 10 & 14 require a button push. I bet the dealer can turn that off.

    You can do it yourself:

    https://www.audibrookline.com/audi-advanced-key.htm
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    Re: all things World Cup 2022 thread

    Don't the feet have to go in the mouth?
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    Re: Photo a Day 365 X 12/2022….

    Who is this "we"?
  38. Thread: Trump is Toast

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    Re: Trump is Toast

    This court? How on earth do you make any predictions about what it might do?
  39. Thread: C-19 booster #3

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    Re: C-19 booster #3

    I got my 5th a month or so ago & combined it with a flu shot. None of the others bothered me a bit, but this one - maybe because I combined the 2 - kicked me in the butt big time. By the 3rd day I...
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    Re: Modern cars are way too complicated.

    While the Audi stopping the wipers when stopped is annoying, they have the only rain sensor wipers that actually work. I keep mine on the lowest auto setting & hardly ever move it - it speeds up as...
  41. Thread: Trump is Toast

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    Re: Trump is Toast

    Eventually - but not too soon. Trump will appeal up to the SCOTUS - which will take forever.
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    Sticky: Re: Jamie Johnston (S.V. Airlie) is in the hospital.

    When on a web page, hold down the CTRL key & press the + key. Each time you do it, the print gets a little bigger (though pictures sometimes don't). CTRL and - make it smaller.

    Even works here...
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    Re: a well laid deck

    Asking for a friend: Is that the best phrasing to use in a thread with this title?
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    Re: Flash rust prevention

    If you're painting - why not just use Rustoleum? 15 or so years ago I painted a rusty dump truck body with it (pressure washed, let dry, painted it) & 5 years later it still looked great.

    Rich...
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    Re: a well laid deck

    I think I'd want some cushions...
  46. Thread: talk about pigs

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    Re: talk about pigs

    A friend fed his pig with day-old (more like week-old) bread he got for free. He called him "WonderPig".

    I wonder if that's why the Green Acres pig was named "Arnold"?
  47. Thread: talk about pigs

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    Re: talk about pigs

    Nice - that should make 'em happy. I raised all mine with a friend & we had a pen that covered 2 counties. Well, it was roughly 25x50 or so, but the county/town line went through the middle of it....
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    Re: Odd plumbing problem

    Not until they wear out. Spring loaded so air only goes in, not out.
  49. Thread: talk about pigs

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    Re: talk about pigs

    Funny clip Paul, but I gotta say that, given enough space (enough to treat them humanely) pigs are probably the cleanest barnyard animal. Cows, sheep, etc. will drop a load wherever they are - even...
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    Re: talk about pigs

    No expert, but I've had pigs for 5 years - though non-consecutive. As said, younger ones are best/friendliest. Give them plenty of room - they are very clean animals & will set up the outhouse as...
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