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    Re: A majority now supports impeachment

    + 1
  2. Re: All four Immigration Bills fail in the Senate.

    Seems like LeeG has his work cut out, forwarding all my posts, or reading them and deciding which ones to forward.

    :DLOL:d
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    Re: A majority now supports impeachment

    Who would be against " support(ing) trump’s impeachment if the investigation produces evidence of illegality". ?

    I suppose one would have to qualify if the evidence was 'overwhelming' or 'slim' or...
  4. Re: All four Immigration Bills fail in the Senate.

    Am I off 'Ignore' ? :d
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    Re: Gun Policy: the key is to elect Democrats

    Did he sign such or didn't he? :confused:
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    Re: Mass shooting of the day!

    Re: Mass shooting of the day!



    Seemingly and sadly these shootings will become no longer a major news item.

    They fade very quickly as the media moves on to the next 'interesting' item to...
  7. Re: All four Immigration Bills fail in the Senate.

    When the borders to USA are opened with out any restriction on entry requirements, then America will be hitting rock bottom.
  8. Thread: Magic Smoke

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    Re: Magic Smoke

    cont'd
  9. Thread: Magic Smoke

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    Re: Magic Smoke

    LOL

    http://www.outbackcrossing.com.au/FourWheelDrive/4WD-Beating_the_Dust.shtml[/FONT][/COLOR][/h]
  10. Thread: Magic Smoke

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    Re: Magic Smoke

    For FAQ go here:

    http://www3.telus.net/bc_triumph_registry/smoke.htm
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    Re: Dad over the bar

    Very sorry to hear this, you and your family have my heartfelt sympathies and condolences. It is not easy to lose a loved one.

    My father had a heart attack and passed in 1992 before he or I could...
  12. Re: This new text bomb crashes most Mac and iOS apps with a single Unicode symbol

    My Apple device does not use Apple’s default San Francisco font.
  13. Thread: Juuling

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    Juuling

    Should juuling be banned?

    Eg
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    Re: do you agree with Lord Clyde?

    Interesting that it appears that most 'tax havens' are or were British territories.

    Eg Bermuda, Anguilla, Montserrat, Anguilla, Cayman Islands, British Virgin Islands etc.
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    Re: Underwater photography

    :d

    I prefer to take my (or my children's) chances with a Manta Ray rather than allowing my child to do or indulge in this:


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eLuHowGMl3I
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    Re: do you agree with Lord Clyde?

    See my position in 2nd paragraph of Post #10. ;)
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    Re: do you agree with Lord Clyde?

    The operative would you use is 'Fair share' but Lord Clyde said "No obligation . . . to arrange his legal relations to his business or property as to enable the Inland Revenue to put the largest...
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    Re: Underwater photography

    Thanks for the links. Greatly appreciated and very interesting. Y>

    I'd love (personal interest) to know where that particular picture was taken. :ycool:





    Bucket list; Item 7 - while...
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    Re: Interesting New York court decision

    Did (or do) the 'artists' retain copyright?

    Was there any agreement that he could or could not destroy the buildings (and thus the 'artwork') ?
  20. Re: Enjoying a cup of tea in a little break from work.

    Plus have you ever tried making tea with water that has been heated in a )clean but previously used) coffee machine? Ugh!

    Yes it was that nation that dumped tea into the water in Boston albeit a...
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    Re: do you agree with Lord Clyde?

    (and probably yours if Amazon trades on your little island in the sun) : Nope. We get things sent here, and collect Import Duty, VAT and Customs Service Charge at point of entry in the CIF value.
    ...
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    Re: Underwater photography

    The picture just doesn't look right.
    The furrows (purely on my experience - over a half century of swimming, snorkeling and SCUBA in the Caribbean from Barbados to BVI to Curacao and islands in...
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    Re: Underwater photography

    Seems they - the ones in ten picture - must be fairly young i.e. small. Great picture all the same.
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    Re: Interesting New York court decision

    Care to elaborate?
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    Re: Interesting New York court decision

    Probably not a crime.

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    Re: do you agree with Lord Clyde?

    In the fiscal year 2014–15, total UK government revenue was forecast to be £648 billion.
    (Based on UK tax revenue (13/648)x100 = 2% )

    Do you honestly believe that the Govt will reduce taxation if...
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    Re: United 777 engine failure

    A little dated but see 1.03


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O7eCUEfb7U0

    Also listen to last six secs.
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    Re: Underwater photography

    Something seems strange with the size of the rays and the size of the 'furrows' in the sand.

    Are the rays 'new born' i.e. tiny?
  29. The 14 best new Caribbean hotels and resorts

    Noting that CNN is a trusted source on this forum.
    https://edition.cnn.com/travel/article/best-new-caribbean-hotels-resorts/index.html
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    Re: do you agree with Lord Clyde?

    I agree with Lord Clyde on the grounds that I do not see why one should be required to arrange one's financial affairs so that the Taxman can help himself with his largest shovel.

    How say you?
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    Re: do you agree with Lord Clyde?

    or do you agree with this?
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    do you agree with Lord Clyde?

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    Re: Number of crew?

    How many crew are needed on the boat/yacht you sail on?
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    Re: Number of crew?

    Actually we drank water and an occasional Heineken HOWEVER after anchor was safely in the sand the Mount Gay was the order of the day.

    You tried to avoid going below. By doing so there was the...
  35. Re: Democrat IRS uses fake Russian agents to kill jobs with regulations

    You are right, I didn't get the joke. I saw the serious side (fishing regulations and stock preservation) of the article content and in so doing I considered that the Thread title was misleading.
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    Number of crew?

    When sailing KATE, a 1906, Alfred Milne design, 12 metre, Amreica's Cup First Rule, yacht in the Caribbean, we sailed with different numbers of crew.

    KATE had around 2,500sf of sail.

    KATE could...
  37. Re: Enjoying a cup of tea in a little break from work.

    I enjoy Twinnings English Breakfast tea.
  38. Re: Enjoying a cup of tea in a little break from work.

    It would appear that maple syrup just won't do? :d
  39. Re: Enjoying a cup of tea in a little break from work.

    Not keen on Earl Grey, although my daughter likes it.

    As to variety and freshness, we have now progressed. :d
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    Re: Interesting New York court decision

    I'd prefer my property not defaced or vandalized in the first instance.

    In the second instance, I'd like to retain the right to clean/paint/etc my building without a law I couldn't redecorate it.
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    Re: Interesting New York court decision

    Doesn't change the situation :

    Graffiti are writing or drawings that have been scribbled, scratched, or painted illicitly on a wall or other surface, often within public view.

    In most...
  42. Enjoying a cup of tea in a little break from work.

    Enjoying a cup of Twinings Lapsang Souchong in a little break from work.

    Lapsang Souchong tea comes from China's Fujian Province and Taiwan , and is an adventurous tea with a unique smoke flavour...
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    Re: United 777 engine failure

    Thanks. Y>
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    Re: United 777 engine failure

    What do you mean by 'contained' ?
  45. Re: Scientists Just Found a Super-Powerful New Class of Antibiotics in Dirt

    Perhaps that is why it is wrong to keep kids indoors and out of dirt.
  46. Thread: Careening

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    Careening

    http://bonairereporter.com/news/2004Issues/02-20-04/img52.gif






    http://bonairereporter.com/news/2004Issues/02-20-04/img54.jpg
  47. Thread: scandalous

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    Re: scandalous

    Picture is not clear enough on my screen but could possibly be, but attached half-way along the gaff and +/-2'0" from end of boom?
  48. Re: how long does it take for the keel bolts to corrode away

    Probably needs a pneumatic drill with a chisel bit.
  49. Thread: scandalous

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    Re: scandalous

    Appears so. They should have eased it. I wonder why they haven't? Maybe they are about to do so?
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    Re: Interesting New York court decision

    Hear hear!
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