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Re: Ceiling fan wobble (thread)

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Posted: 48 Minutes ago by: Marilyn Manson

I don't know the quality of the fan you have, but the ball-topped down rod is very common these days. It is designed so that the fan will hang straight down even if the ceiling and/or ceiling bracket is not level. IOW that type of mount

Re: What will electrical code let me use this for? (thread)

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Posted: 1 Hour 1 Minute ago by: Marilyn Manson

Yes, W stands for watts but whoever designed the package apparently didn't know that. What I find strange is that no one anywhere along the line the of people involved with the packaging raised their hand and said "Hey, this label is wro

Re: OT. Covid Vaccine Effectiveness (thread)

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Posted: 1 Hour 31 Minutes ago by: Randy Patzkowski

I don't know of any real Republicans who mandated masks or clot-shots. OTOH, the tyrannical Constitution-hatin' democrats will likely be mandating a monkeypox clot-shot soon. https://www.thegatewaypundit.com/2022/05/convene-emergency-mee

Re: OT. Covid Vaccine Effectiveness (thread)

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Posted: 2 Hours 37 Minutes ago by: Frank

People do make mistakes and obviously my comment was extreme.

Re: OT. Covid Vaccine Effectiveness (thread)

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Posted: 2 Hours 49 Minutes ago by: Jim Joyce

Trump talked to Woodward. Some of the recordings have been released. Is Trump nuts for talking to Woodward?

Re: They Might Cheat, Trump Says About His Own Republicans To Dr Oz (thread)

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Posted: 3 Hours 17 Minutes ago by: trader_4

The sad thing here is that in almost all these primaries the alternates to the Trump endorsement are still on the Trump train to hell anyway. He just choose the one he figured likely to win and who did the most Trump ass kissing. His gu

Re: They Might Cheat, Trump Says About His Own Republicans To Dr Oz (thread)

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Posted: 3 Hours 22 Minutes ago by: trader_4

The latest allegations are in the movie that just came out. What it amounts to is interesting. They bought cell phone location data that shows were cell phones were during the election period. That you can just buy this data, which sh

Re: OT. Covid Vaccine Effectiveness (thread)

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Posted: 3 Hours 35 Minutes ago by: Dean Hoffman

She was still kicking last summer. <https://groups.google.com/g/alt.home.repair/c/mRwLO-OXetg>

Re: OT. Covid Vaccine Effectiveness (thread)

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Posted: 3 Hours 42 Minutes ago by: Bob F

OK.

Re: OT. Covid Vaccine Effectiveness (thread)

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Posted: 3 Hours 45 Minutes ago by: micky

People are too worried about hospitalization and death. If the Republicans want me hospitalized or dead, that's what matters.

Re: OT. Covid Vaccine Effectiveness (thread)

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Posted: 3 Hours 47 Minutes ago by: danny burstein

Hey "pubis". Do your parents know you put down those beer cans long enough to tap into their computer? Oh, yeah, I guess they'll find out when they have to clean the booze off the keyboard.

Re: OT. Covid Vaccine Effectiveness (thread)

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Posted: 3 Hours 47 Minutes ago by: micky

I might remember that one. Whatever happened to her? I googled muggles midwest and didnt' find anything. I can't remember what state she lived in.

Re: OT. Covid Vaccine Effectiveness (thread)

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Posted: 3 Hours 52 Minutes ago by: micky

No, it's like trying to stop a swarm of gnats sitting on a herd of bulls. You really must learn to read. Hehe. Don't tempt them.

Re: OT. Covid Vaccine Effectiveness (thread)

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Posted: 3 Hours 53 Minutes ago by: Frank

I get all offered and worst problem ever was a slightly sore arm. Did have an infection from a shot in my eye for AMD and that took four extra needles in the eye to clear up but I see fine and still get the shot every three months.

Re: What will electrical code let me use this for? (thread)

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Posted: 3 Hours 54 Minutes ago by: micky

No, W is for watts but it's rated for miniature amps.

Re: Ceiling fan wobble (thread)

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Posted: 3 Hours 55 Minutes ago by: micky

What kind of attempt do you mean? I'd tape a penny to the top of one of the blades. Since it was built to be balanced, a penny might be too much, and I don't know if you'll be able to tell if it wobbles in the opposite way. Maybe a p

Re: OT. Covid Vaccine Effectiveness (thread)

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Posted: 3 Hours 58 Minutes ago by: Frank

Traitor is one of those duped by the media. Any republican would be nuts to talk to Woodward who lies along with the rest of the media.

Re: They Might Cheat, Trump Says About His Own Republicans To Dr Oz (thread)

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Posted: 4 Hours 5 Minutes ago by: micky

I forget who Oz was running against, including who is almost tied with him for 1st, but whoever voted for that other guy ought to be pretty disgusted with Stumpie.

Re: OT. Covid Vaccine Effectiveness (thread)

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Posted: 4 Hours 15 Minutes ago by: Ed Pawlowski

Yes, but you have to have Covid first. Keep that study in proper context. The vaccine can prevent you from getting it in the first place. Some people were not eligible for the study because they died from it.

Re: OT. Covid Vaccine Effectiveness (thread)

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Posted: 4 Hours 26 Minutes ago by: Pthirus Pubis

President Trump did win...but the election was stolen. Biden's 81 million votes are as fake as a twitter bot. The experimental myocarditis clot-shots and the masks would have been voluntary since neither one is particularly effective.

Re: OT. Covid Vaccine Effectiveness (thread)

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Posted: 4 Hours 31 Minutes ago by: Cindy Hamilton

It occurred to me later that your 80/20 statistic was interesting, but not much more so than the number of COVID patients with blue eyes. The real figures of interest: how many vaccinated people ended up with negative outcomes (serious

Re: OT. Covid Vaccine Effectiveness (thread)

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Posted: 4 Hours 39 Minutes ago by: Pthirus Pubis

Bingo! New Study Finds mRNA Vaccines Actually Hurt Long-Term Immunity to Covid Compared to the Unvaccinated https://www.thegatewaypundit.com/2022/05/new-study-finds-mrna-vaccines-actually-hurt-long-term-immunity-covid-compared-unvaccin

Re: OT. Covid Vaccine Effectiveness (thread)

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Posted: 4 Hours 41 Minutes ago by: rbowman

Bad math...

Re: Ceiling fan wobble (thread)

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Posted: 4 Hours 52 Minutes ago by: Peabody

Clare Snyder says... I checked that in the beginning and it looked good. But I'll check again. One thing I noticed since posting is that the wobble is less if I reverse the fan direction. So maybe there's a leading edge problem. Anywa

Re: OT. Covid Vaccine Effectiveness (thread)

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Posted: 5 Hours 3 Minutes ago by: Snag

And I'll keep my natural immunity from having a (mild) case because it gives me a 98% chance of not catching it again .

Re: OT. Covid Vaccine Effectiveness (thread)

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Posted: 5 Hours 6 Minutes ago by: Snag

Polio , yes . Smallpox I was already immune - as was my father , and is my oldest son . I had no control over decisions my parents made when I was a small child - did you ? LOOK AT THE VAERS DATA and you'll see we NEVER had this man

Re: Need ideas for my first washing machine drain pipe plumbing repair (thread)

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Posted: 5 Hours 6 Minutes ago by: trader_4

I don't see any cleanouts in the 4 above pics. I think you have a bigger project here. One of those pics shows a section of pipe where it is shot and leaking in the middle. So all that old galvanized should be replaced. I would

Re: They Might Cheat, Trump Says About His Own Republicans To Dr Oz (thread)

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Posted: 5 Hours 8 Minutes ago by: Ed Pawlowski

I saw last night on the news that 38% of the people still thing Trump won. In spite of 26 state audits and 60 tossed court cases. What is just as scary is that so many people believe what the shyster tells them instead of looking at th

Re: What will electrical code let me use this for? (thread)

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Posted: 5 Hours 29 Minutes ago by: TimR

Huh. Never occurred to me but that makes sense. Thanks.

Re: They Might Cheat, Trump Says About His Own Republicans To Dr Oz (thread)

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Posted: 5 Hours 34 Minutes ago by: trader_4

Just declaring victory didn't work for Trump. That was one of the most despicable and saddest things he did, going out at 1AM election night, when none of the key states had been called yet, but he had a lead and demanding that all count

Re: OT. Covid Vaccine Effectiveness (thread)

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Posted: 5 Hours 45 Minutes ago by: trader_4

Obviously he did. Those vaccines cause brain damage, you know.

Re: OT. Covid Vaccine Effectiveness (thread)

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Posted: 5 Hours 46 Minutes ago by: trader_4

Some important facts you left out. Yes, it's true that the current vaccines are not highly effective in preventing infection against the latest variant. But they are highly effective in preventing serious cases, hospitalizations and deat

Re: OT. Covid Vaccine Effectiveness (thread)

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Posted: 5 Hours 50 Minutes ago by: trader_4

You sound like the type that winds up in the ER on death's door with advanced cancer or a stroke from high blood pressure, conditions that could have been treated or cured with modern medicine.

Re: OT. Covid Vaccine Effectiveness (thread)

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Posted: 5 Hours 54 Minutes ago by: trader_4

I know that episode, it;s the one where Andy goes out there with the pretty county nurse. Did anyone figure out for sure what happened to her? What do you think would have happened with these people and the vaccines if Trump had won

Re: OT. Covid Vaccine Effectiveness (thread)

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Posted: 6 Hours 20 Minutes ago by: Cindy Hamilton

That gives me a 20% chance of not getting it, or not getting a severe enough case for it to be a problem. I'll take those odds.

Re: OT. Covid Vaccine Effectiveness (thread)

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Posted: 6 Hours 21 Minutes ago by: Cindy Hamilton

Did you receive any childhood vaccinations? Polio? Smallpox?

Re: OT. Covid Vaccine Effectiveness (thread)

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Posted: 6 Hours 45 Minutes ago by: Snag

Except that it WON'T keep you from getting it . Where have you been , reports are saying that over 80% of cases are among the multiple jabbed .

Re: OT. Covid Vaccine Effectiveness (thread)

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Posted: 6 Hours 49 Minutes ago by: Snag

Bill won't land here , too hilly . He'll send his minions in their white suits with the blue helmets . Yes , I DO know that . My immune system has been improved and strengthened by exposure to many different threats - which it ha

Re: Advantium 120 repair

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Posted: 8 Hours 50 Minutes ago by: Genghis Khan

Re: OT. Covid Vaccine Effectiveness (thread)

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Posted: 9 Hours 24 Minutes ago by: Cindy Hamilton

When Bill Gates lands his black helicopter at your place and jabs you with his mind-control chips, I hope you give him "a taste of the grape". You already don't have the immune system you were born with, BTW.

Re: OT. Covid Vaccine Effectiveness (thread)

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Posted: 9 Hours 39 Minutes ago by: Cindy Hamilton

I don't live in New York City. It might have peaked here (too early to tell), but it was still on the uptick when I got my booster on April 10. My husband's allergist (whom he sees every week) strongly recommended it for him, and I'd be

Re: What will electrical code let me use this for? (thread)

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Posted: 11 Hours 23 Minutes ago by: micky

It probably means 15 little amps, not the full-size ones.

They Might Cheat, Trump Says About His Own Republicans To Dr Oz

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Posted: 13 Hours 21 Minutes ago by: bruce bowser

“'Dr. Oz should declare victory. It makes it much harder for them to cheat with the ballots that they ‘just happened to find,’” Trump said" Politico - May 18, 2022

Re: What will electrical code let me use this for? (thread)

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Posted: 15 Hours 10 Minutes ago by: Marilyn Manson

2 wires, not 2 watts https://www.hardwareandtools.com/pass-and-seymour-183wcc20-15-amp-ivory-residential-rubber-construction-plug-uecb-4223.html 15a, 125v, ivory, residential rubber construction plug, 2 pole, 2 wire nema 1-15p, bulk.

Re: OT. Covid Vaccine Effectiveness (thread)

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Posted: 15 Hours 22 Minutes ago by: Jim Joyce

There's an episode of Andy Griffith that directly deals with an ignorant country bumpkin who's afraid to get an immunization. I don't know why I just thought about that. Muggles used to say the same thing about her immune system.

Re: lowbrowwoman, the Endlessly Driveling Senile Gossip (thread)

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Posted: 15 Hours 54 Minutes ago by: rbowman

Kindly don't reply to the asshole. He's in my bozo bin so I only see his rants if someone is feeding the troll.

Re: Amazon, shipping AND HANDLING? (thread)

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Posted: 15 Hours 55 Minutes ago by: rbowman

You can thank the Jones Act for some of that. https://transportationinstitute.org/5things/ https://www.cato.org/publications/policy-analysis/jones-act-burden-america-can-no-longer-bear#conclusion Verging on tl;dr but the takeaway is su

Re: OT. Covid Vaccine Effectiveness (thread)

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Posted: 17 Hours 12 Minutes ago by: Snag

I will take any attempt to vaccinate me as an attempt upon my life and/or well-being , and react accordingly . I promise not to kill 'em unless I have to ... Those of you who have chosen to take the shot are welcome to do so . I pre

Re: What will electrical code let me use this for? (thread)

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Posted: 17 Hours 18 Minutes ago by: Dean Hoffman

2W as in 2 wire.

What will electrical code let me use this for?

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Posted: 17 Hours 28 Minutes ago by: TimR

This plug is rated for 15 A, 125 V, and 2 W. See the label: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1B96dezILvgMgwlTb20CkD8k3CPE0qBuY/view?usp=sharing Would it be a code violation to use it on an appliance that uses more than 2 W? Usually you'r

Re: OT: You might want to hold off on that new electric car

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Posted: 17 Hours 37 Minutes ago by: Randy Patzkowski

Apparently Transportation Secretary Peter Buttplug didn't get the blackout memo.

Re: OT. Covid Vaccine Effectiveness (thread)

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Posted: 17 Hours 57 Minutes ago by: Pthirus Pubis

Democrats love ad hominem.

Re: REAL Dumb, Senile Frankie Boi Blathering again (thread)

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Posted: 19 Hours 48 Minutes ago by: Frank

I did k-f you in e-s which I usually use but sometimes visit aioe where no one is k-f'ed. Just thought I'd jerk your chain which is ez.

Re: OT. Covid Vaccine Effectiveness (thread)

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Posted: 19 Hours 48 Minutes ago by: trader_4

And where's the data that shows getting the second booster has a meaningful impact on avoiding long Covid? We know it's not very effective in preventing infection. You may not hear anything about possible long term effects from repeat

Re: OT. Covid Vaccine Effectiveness (thread)

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Posted: 20 Hours 57 Minutes ago by: Bob F

Covid has many serious possible long term effects, for a significant % (double digits) of the victims. I have heard nothing serious about long term effects of the vaccine except for health and life, both of which I consider desirable.

Re: Ceiling fan wobble (thread)

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Posted: 21 Hours 40 Minutes ago by: Clare Snyder

Check "tracking" and "pitch" If tracking and / or pitch are off it WILL wobble at one speed or another (if not all) A paper shim under one blade mounting screw can changetracking by up to 1/4 inch!!

Ceiling fan wobble

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Posted: 21 Hours 45 Minutes ago by: Peabody

I have two Hunter T-type model 28016 ceiling fans in my new condo. They appear to date ftom 2001. One works fine at all three speeds, but the other one wobbled signifcsntly at medium and high. And it didn't feel like it was mounted as

Re: OT. Covid Vaccine Effectiveness (thread)

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Posted: 22 Hours 3 Minutes ago by: Roger Blake

I've had the Red China virus and I've had colds in the past that were worse. It was a big nothing burger. LOL! Trying to stop the spread of a virus with a mask is like trying to stop a swarm of gnats with a chain link fence. If you can

Re: lowbrowwoman, the Endlessly Driveling Senile Gossip (thread)

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Posted: 1 Day ago by: Frank

We know that you are an expert on the subject of senility as obviously evident in all your posts which demonstrate it.

Re: Amazon, shipping AND HANDLING? (thread)

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Posted: 1 Day ago by: Frank

It was maybe a month ago I had our tank refilled and it was $4.95/gal. I read main difference between heating oil and diesel is red dye added to oil and about 48 cents tax on diesel. Since you have to have oil delivered to your house

Re: OT. Covid Vaccine Effectiveness (thread)

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Posted: 1 Day ago by: Cindy Hamilton

I'm more worried about the long-term effects of COVID than I am of the vaccine. The health department has my county at high transmission right now. Looks like it's the highest rate in the state (higher than Detroit). Dang, I was hoping t

Re: Need ideas for my first washing machine drain pipe plumbing repair (thread)

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Posted: 1 Day 1 Hour ago by: Marilyn Manson

When discussing "DMV pipe" and Schedule 40 pipe, it's not really "one or the other". Schedule 40 is a thickness specification. DWV is an acronym for Drain Waste Vent. Pipes that will be under pressure must use Sch 40 (or greater). "Ba

Re: OT. Covid Vaccine Effectiveness (thread)

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Posted: 1 Day 1 Hour ago by: Marilyn Manson

Anyone that cares about this shit-for-brains' medical history please raise your hand. Waiting... Still waiting...

Re: Need ideas for my first washing machine drain pipe plumbing repair (thread)

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Posted: 1 Day 1 Hour ago by: RonTheGuy

I did that yesterday and I found out there are three leaks & a drain clog. https://8upload.com/image/62866fdbb413b/file12.jpg https://8upload.com/image/62866fdbe492a/file13.jpg https://8upload.com/image/62866fdc22290/file14.jpg https://8

Re: Need ideas for my first washing machine drain pipe plumbing repair (thread)

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Posted: 1 Day 1 Hour ago by: trader_4

It's what is most commonly used for waste pipe. Sounds like that's the very old cast iron where one inserted into the other and was joined with hot lead. I'd try to avoid getting to that, if you can. But there must be some modern solu

Re: OT. Covid Vaccine Effectiveness (thread)

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Posted: 1 Day 1 Hour ago by: trader_4

We knew that from the beginning that it didn't prevent you from getting Covid, but it made a huge difference in whether you would get symptomatic covid and greatly reduced your chances of a serious case, hospitalization and death and that

Re: OT. Covid Vaccine Effectiveness (thread)

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Posted: 1 Day 1 Hour ago by: trader_4

I'm a bit concerned about how your body may react to getting these vaccines repeatedly, if there are any long term effects, etc. I haven't seen any data. If it turns out this latest wave really takes off, then I probably will, but so f

Re: OT. Covid Vaccine Effectiveness (thread)

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Posted: 1 Day 2 Hours ago by: trader_4

T Look at the data fromTexas, a Republican run red state: https://www.dshs.texas.gov/immunize/covid19/data/vaccination-status/ They say the unvaccinated have 35 times the death rate. How you square that with the MN data that Dean linke

Re: Need ideas for my first washing machine drain pipe plumbing repair (thread)

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Posted: 1 Day 2 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

Feel free to use anything labeled as DWV - drain/waste/vent. Just make sure you use the correct size in the correct locations. Bigger is not better. Connect a 1.6 gal toilet to a 10" drain pipe. How far do you think the solids will trave

Re: OT. Covid Vaccine Effectiveness (thread)

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Posted: 1 Day 2 Hours ago by: Frank

Same here even though we know vaccine does not prevent you for getting it. May help survival if I get it and my getting four shots did not hurt. Would be nice if combined with flu shot in the fall.

Re: OT. Covid Vaccine Effectiveness (thread)

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Posted: 1 Day 2 Hours ago by: T

The butcher of new york sure saw to that. Lets force infected folks into nursing/rest/retirement homes. An American Pravda covered for him. I am not seeing a difference in death rates between the jabbed and the unjabbed. Data that is

Re: Amazon, shipping AND HANDLING? (thread)

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Posted: 1 Day 2 Hours ago by: trader_4

Right, the same speculative trading that has existed in all commodity markets for a hundred years is suddenly the problem. Not Biden killing XL, which sent a powerful message to the world oil markets. Not Biden trying to kill another

Re: OT. Covid Vaccine Effectiveness (thread)

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Posted: 1 Day 2 Hours ago by: Cindy Hamilton

I don't see any reason not to get the second booster. I've had mine, and if a new, more effective vaccine comes out in the fall, I'll get that.

Re: Need ideas for my first washing machine drain pipe plumbing repair (thread)

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Posted: 1 Day 3 Hours ago by: RonTheGuy

Thanks for all your advice as I've done "normal" plumbing before, but never "waste" pipe plumbing (most of my work was copper or 3/4" & 1/2" galvanized, or landscape white PVC). Cutting them isn't any problem (the only problem is the cr

Re: Need ideas for my first washing machine drain pipe plumbing repair (thread)

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Posted: 1 Day 3 Hours ago by: trader_4

Agree. First try to figure what pipe that is there is still sound. That can be impossible because it rusts away from the inside out. Cut it wherever it's most accessible, nothing wrong with taking out 5 extra feet and some more fittin

Re: Gauge wire for distance

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Posted: 1 Day 4 Hours ago by: trader_4

Four wires is required by code, has been since the 90s. Dryer is typically 30A, for that length run 10 is definitely out, per your calculator you get just over 3% drop with 8 gauge, so either 8 or 6.

Re: OT. Covid Vaccine Effectiveness (thread)

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Posted: 1 Day 4 Hours ago by: trader_4

Some important things to keep in mind. First, as I understand it, fully vaccinated just means that you've received the two shots of Moderna or Pfizer or one shot of the J&J. It doesn't mean that you had a booster shot and from the scienc

Re: Gauge wire for distance

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Posted: 1 Day 4 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

What seems tacky? Adding a ground wire to an ungrounded branch circuit has been an accepted practice for as long as I can recall. Is it the 2nd and 3rd options that make you queasy?. ;-) Would you prefer a home run from the junction b

Re: Amazon, shipping AND HANDLING? (thread)

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Posted: 1 Day 5 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

Fine, but they should ask, we should not just launch.

Re: OT. Covid Vaccine Effectiveness (thread)

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Posted: 1 Day 6 Hours ago by: Dean Hoffman

The funeral homes sure had good cash flow for awhile.

Re: OT. Covid Vaccine Effectiveness (thread)

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Posted: 1 Day 6 Hours ago by: John A. Smith

I never got the untested experimental clot-shots and I never got the Fauci-19 disease. The only time I wore a mask was when some bigbox store mask nazi threatened police action. Covid was the democrat's scam to enable massive electio

Has anyone purchased bucktool belt disc sander?

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Posted: 1 Day 9 Hours ago by: Huang Junbo

I'm now doing some woodworking at home and wanna buy a entry-level sander. My friend (whos a pro) introduced me this bucktool belt disc sander BD4802 (I'll attach the link below), but I have know idea about the differents between BD4603&480

Amid_Fauci_Accusation_‘Misinformation_Works’_Say

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Posted: 1 Day 10 Hours ago by: bruce bowser

Video Resurfaces of Rand Paul Admitting ‘Misinformation Works’ Amid Dr Fauci Accusations The Independent - Jan 13, 2022

Re: Gauge wire for distance

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Posted: 1 Day 11 Hours ago by: bud--

3% branch circuit, 2%feeder, 5% total will provide "reasonable efficiency of operation" - as you said not required by the NEC Seems tacky, but that is what the book says. Exposed #10 would have to be protected from damage.

Re: How does fluidmaster work.

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Posted: 1 Day 12 Hours ago by: bob

The wire does not stop water from entering the hole so how does it work?

Re: Amazon, shipping AND HANDLING? (thread)

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Posted: 1 Day 13 Hours ago by: rbowman

Unprovable assumption up the line of 'if we hadn't had the lock downs it would have been a lot worse'. Mexico might even appreciate a few Hellfire strikes on the Zetas.

Re: Gauge wire for distance

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Posted: 1 Day 13 Hours ago by: Bob F

He's just a good trump peon.

Re: Gauge wire for distance

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Posted: 1 Day 14 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

At least we know the latest troll's (John A. Smith) modus operandi. Every post, even if actually related to a.h.r will elicit a response like that one. Might as well get used to it. They have no life, so it's all Trump this, Trump that,

Re: Amazon, shipping AND HANDLING? (thread)

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Posted: 1 Day 15 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

It's relative. Could be better than it is, but still better than it would have been. So far, we've not shot missiles into Mexico.

Re: Amazon, shipping AND HANDLING? (thread)

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Posted: 1 Day 15 Hours ago by: rbowman

I just hope those 81 million people are happy.

Re: Amazon, shipping AND HANDLING? (thread)

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Posted: 1 Day 15 Hours ago by: rbowman

That won't do much good. We get an extra Representative this year for a grand total of 2. Unless they manage to screw up they'll be Republicans. The Democratic Senator doesn't go looking for a job until the next cycle. Then there's the

Re: Amazon, shipping AND HANDLING? (thread)

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Posted: 1 Day 15 Hours ago by: rbowman

Propane is already over $4 a gallon.

OT. Covid Vaccine Effectiveness

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Posted: 1 Day 16 Hours ago by: Dean Hoffman

Commentary from John Hinderaker. He has figures from the Healthy Skeptic. Something like 78% of Covid cases are in fully vaccinated people. Fully vaccinated people account for 67% of hospitalizations according to this. Few deaths,

Re: Amazon, shipping AND HANDLING? (thread)

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Posted: 1 Day 17 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

Yes, just waiting for the evidence. The courts will fix it. Once proven, Trump will be back the next day.

Re: Gauge wire for distance

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Posted: 1 Day 18 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

Good point. Look what Trump did to copper prices https://www.mining.com/copper-price-jumps-to-7-month-high-on-trump-trade-deal/ In after hours trading in New York, copper for delivery in March added to gains earlier in the day, hitting

Re: Amazon, shipping AND HANDLING? (thread)

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Posted: 1 Day 18 Hours ago by: John A. Smith

They say Biden had 81 million votes. What they didn't tell us was that 80,999,990 were Duhminion bots. Apparently usenet has bots as well.

Re: Gauge wire for distance

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Posted: 1 Day 18 Hours ago by: John A. Smith

After Bidenflation: copper 10-3 w/g is ~$1.90/ft copper 8-3 w/g is ~$3.25/ft Miss Trump yet?

Re: OT - imperfect world (thread)

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Posted: 1 Day 20 Hours ago by: T

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Re: Gauge wire for distance

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Posted: 1 Day 21 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

The "3" in 10-3 (or the "2" in 14-2) only refers to the electricity-conducting wires, not the ground. IOW 10-3 with ground is a four wire cable. I'm not sure you that can even buy 10-3 without ground these days, now that just about ever

Re: Gauge wire for distance

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Posted: 1 Day 22 Hours ago by: Dean Hoffman

There's a voltage drop calculator here. I think 3% is still the recommended drop. <https://www.nooutage.com/vdrop.htm> You should probably run 4 wires instead of three. You'll be ready if you want something else later. One is

Re: how to remove old roofing tar from brick wall

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Posted: 1 Day 22 Hours ago by: Nick

Do not use heat or solvents as it will cause a dreadful mess and the thinned bitumen or butyl will soak deeper into the bricks. It needs to be really cold weather so that the material is brittle and you may get most of it off by peeling/ch

Re: How to Stop Fence from Leaning ?

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Posted: 1 Day 22 Hours ago by: Q

And fences never lean anymore (not since president Donald Trump passed the anti-leaning act of 2019), so nobody can use information on this :-)

Re: Amazon, shipping AND HANDLING? (thread)

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Posted: 1 Day 23 Hours ago by: Frank

You guys are incredibly stupid. It is amazing that you can even read and write.

Re: Need ideas for my first washing machine drain pipe plumbing repair (thread)

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Posted: 1 Day 23 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

Cut them with a reciprocating saw or a 4 1/2" angle grinder and a cut off wheel. Wear face protection and a GFCI. Use Fernco couplings to transition to Schedule 40 PVC DWV pipe. All sorts of connector types shown below. The more common

Re: Amazon, shipping AND HANDLING? (thread)

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Posted: 1 Day 23 Hours ago by: Scott Lurndal

Ok. So Frank _COMPLETELY_ ignores the facts and brings up additional republican dogwhistles. The border is not open A COVID-19 policy invoked to allow border officials to quickly expel immigrants arriving at U.S. borders is

Re: Amazon, shipping AND HANDLING? (thread)

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Posted: 1 Day 23 Hours ago by: Bob F

Insurrection, Reversal of womens rights, an entire political party that has no limits on the absurd extreme rightists, racists, misogynists, insurrectionists, plutocrats, aristocrats, and other anti democracy candidates they will welco

Re: Amazon, shipping AND HANDLING? (thread)

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Posted: 2 Days ago by: Frank

Open borders, rampant inflation and crime and fiasco in Afghanistan. No thanks. What else to we have to put up with? No more dog whistles are welcome.

Need ideas for my first washing machine drain pipe plumbing repair

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Posted: 2 Days ago by: RonTheGuy

Helping an old lady who has no money. She has two problems, one is replacing the damaged wood under a rug (I don't know what's in between the rug and wood) but first and foremost is fixing the leaking drain pipe. See the photos below. Th

Re: Amazon, shipping AND HANDLING? (thread)

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Posted: 2 Days 1 Hour ago by: Scott Lurndal

So the Troll rears his ugly mug again with a new name. As pointed out by Bob: Not to mention supply chain issues related to Covid-19 (i.e. it takes time to ramp production back up) and the Russian war in Ukraine. Both of which have ha

Re: Amazon, shipping AND HANDLING? (thread)

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Posted: 2 Days 1 Hour ago by: Frank

and what would you cut off?

Re: Amazon, shipping AND HANDLING? (thread)

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Posted: 2 Days 1 Hour ago by: Marilyn Manson

And I'm addressing you. As far as voting republican, my comment still stands, regardless of the price of heating fuel. https://i.pinimg.com/originals/ee/58/05/ee58050370b1364992a52daee7544fa9.jpg

Re: Amazon, shipping AND HANDLING? (thread)

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Posted: 2 Days 2 Hours ago by: Frank

I know. I'm addressing commie bob. Unlike trader that cut his nose off to spite his face bob would cut his throat.

Re: Amazon, shipping AND HANDLING? (thread)

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Posted: 2 Days 2 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

https://i.pinimg.com/originals/ee/58/05/ee58050370b1364992a52daee7544fa9.jpg

Re: Amazon, shipping AND HANDLING? (thread)

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Posted: 2 Days 2 Hours ago by: Frank

Stopping Canadian pipeline, closing ANWR and tightening regs had nothing to do with it. Just wait until fall when you need to heat your home. You will probably vote Republican.

Re: Amazon, shipping AND HANDLING? (thread)

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Posted: 2 Days 2 Hours ago by: Frank

Just wait for the fall when your heating oil price tracks that of diesel fuel.

Re: Amazon, shipping AND HANDLING? (thread)

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Posted: 2 Days 2 Hours ago by: Bob F

Pure republitard BS. This is not the Democrats fault. Speculative energy trading is the problem. "Veteran oil analyst Philip K Verleger has warned that supply and demand “fundamentals have been rendered almost irrelevant” for oil p

Re: OT infant formula shortage (thread)

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Posted: 2 Days 2 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

I don't see how he was "outed". He did not close the factory The factory closed in February after the FDA recorded multiple health violations and two babies died after consuming their formula. Abbott has emphasized that there is ‘n

Re: Amazon, shipping AND HANDLING? (thread)

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Posted: 2 Days 4 Hours ago by: John A. Smith

LOL, you can escape Amazon Prime fees but you can't escape the Demoncrap's record-high gasoline prices. NATIONAL CRISIS: 9th Straight Day of All-Time Record High Gas Prices! Price at Pump Hits $4.56 per Gallon — Fake News Media Sil

Re: OT infant formula shortage (thread)

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Posted: 2 Days 4 Hours ago by: John A. Smith

Democrats LIED! Baby Formula Factory Just Outed Biden https://populistpress.com/they-lied-baby-formula-factory-just-outed-biden/

Re: Amazon, shipping AND HANDLING? (thread)

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Posted: 2 Days 4 Hours ago by: Scott Lurndal

Typical home moaners post. TANSTAAFL.

Re: OT infant formula shortage (thread)

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Posted: 2 Days 4 Hours ago by: trader_4

Right, as a moral, ethical, honest conservative that can explain and defend my positions with facts and won't join the sick cult of Trump.

Re: Amazon, shipping AND HANDLING? (thread)

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Posted: 2 Days 5 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

Share a Prime account. Counting family and SO, we have at least 8 people using the same Prime account. It's been that way for over 10 years. We keep the same primary member, but we pay her back for the subscription in one way or another

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Posted: 2 Days 5 Hours ago by: trader_4

Except that if it's a roof mounted one, then you have a more involved shingle operation. As i recall HD carried replacement motors, if they still do, that's a possible source.

Re: Amazon, shipping AND HANDLING? (thread)

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Posted: 2 Days 7 Hours ago by: Frank

That is not a bad idea but currently I do not buy that much on Amazon to make it worthwhile.

Re: Amazon, shipping AND HANDLING? (thread)

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Posted: 2 Days 7 Hours ago by: Frank

I see my comment was a few months ago and latest order from Walmart carried a delivery charge. It appears they also want you to give them a Prime type account too.

Re: TX Gov Abbott "Stops Traffic" Like Chris Christie Did (thread)

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Posted: 2 Days 7 Hours ago by: bruce bowser

Psaki: Abbott's border inspection rule disrupts supply chains Axios - Apr 13, 2022

Is Macron a monster ? Story of a humanitarian mission in Rwanda that

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Posted: 2 Days 14 Hours ago by: Steve Brown

The United Nations Security Council authorized, through its resolution 929 of June 22, 1994 adopted under Chapter VII and on the initiative of France, a so-called humanitarian operation which can use force on the ground. This humanitar

Re: Amazon, shipping AND HANDLING? (thread)

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Posted: 2 Days 15 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

I have an Amazon Chase credit card. Gets me 5% back and easily covers my Prime cost. I guess we're both happy.

Re: OT. Spray Pilot on Fuel Cost etc. (thread)

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Posted: 2 Days 16 Hours ago by: rbowman

I think John walked home a couple of times after parking the plane in a tree. Flying in Vermont is mostly mountain flying. His sage advice if you were going in was to imagine the tree tops were a grass field and land on them. Then try

Re: Amazon, shipping AND HANDLING? (thread)

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Posted: 2 Days 16 Hours ago by: williamsj47

Today for the firs time I was ordering over $100 worth of merchandise and was still charged the "handling fee" no matter what type shipping was requested. This seems like a ploy to force people to join Prime. Did it for several years. Not g

Re: OT - imperfect world (thread)

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Posted: 2 Days 17 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

A few of them look intentional, others, just stupid people. Most would annoy the hell out of me though.

Re: How to Stop Fence from Leaning ?

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Posted: 2 Days 17 Hours ago by: lacksey

You are 12 years late. It fell over 5 years ago.

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Posted: 2 Days 17 Hours ago by: Bilford

Hey there. If the fence is leaning let’s say, to the south put large fist size pieces of solid rock (old chunks of concrete) on the north side of the post touching the post and pound them in with a sledgehammer until the post is plumb.

OT - imperfect world

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Posted: 2 Days 19 Hours ago by: Frank

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Re: OT infant formula shortage (thread)

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Posted: 2 Days 20 Hours ago by: Snag

Not me though I never had a titty in my mouth until I was 17 . Late bloomer I guess .

Re: OT infant formula shortage (thread)

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Posted: 2 Days 21 Hours ago by: Dean Hoffman

There are some women like this one who overproduce. <https://www.foxnews.com/us/iowa-mother-baby-formula-shortage-45-gallons-breast-milk>

Re: OT infant formula shortage (thread)

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Posted: 2 Days 23 Hours ago by: lacksey

And that isn't even possible. Yes. Nope. Just another of your silly little fantasies. No point in using 747s, much more modern aircraft are far more fuel efficient. That is a bare faced lie. Even Obama did nothing like that

Re: OT infant formula shortage (thread)

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Posted: 3 Days ago by: lacksey

That's arguable given that plenty were stlll breast fed then. I don't think Similac had been

Re: OT infant formula shortage (thread)

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Posted: 3 Days 1 Hour ago by: micky

Pushing. You sure do minimize what they did. They gave away free formula, enough to last mothers until their milk dried up. Then they charged. Sort of like drug pushers give free heroin until someone is hooked. They dressed their em

Re: OT infant formula shortage (thread)

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Posted: 3 Days 1 Hour ago by: Frank

You just keep confirming my thoughts about you.

Re: OT infant formula shortage (thread)

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Posted: 3 Days 2 Hours ago by: trader_4

I didn't cut off my nose, I rejected an immoral, disgusting moron that was a danger to democracy. Trump proved exactly how right I and so many others were with his final act, attempting to use his office to overturn the votes of the Amer

Re: MTG - What an F'in idiot. She responded to a 12 YO Tweet. (thread)

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Posted: 3 Days 2 Hours ago by: trader_4

I know. Trump has no moral compass, it's whatever position he thinks is good for him at the moment. I don't think he really cares much about abortion period. Today is the PA primary, another test of Trump's influence. Dr. Oz who seems

Re: OT infant formula shortage (thread)

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Posted: 3 Days 2 Hours ago by: micky

Wrong! "In the late 1920s, Alfred Bosworth released Similac (for "similar to lactation"), and Mead Johnson released Sobee.[97]" Unless of course Ed is over 93. More later if I have time.

Re: Take care of that septic tank (thread)

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Posted: 3 Days 2 Hours ago by: micky

You quoted it correctly but I think it should have been written "pump-out". In light of her death, I somewhat hate to compare a triviality with her situation, but.... A year after my father died, I suppose my mother had had to hire s

Re: OT. Spray Pilot on Fuel Cost etc. (thread)

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Posted: 3 Days 3 Hours ago by: Dean Hoffman

This guy flew out of Gothenburg, NE. The Platte Valley has more than its share of trees and power lines.

Re: OT infant formula shortage (thread)

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Posted: 3 Days 3 Hours ago by: Frank

Always said you cut off your nose to spite your face. You know better but still voted for Biden. Trump was not my favorite but his program was and still is.

Re: Toro 22" Self Propelled Mower: Use A Fuel Filter ?

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Posted: 3 Days 4 Hours ago by: trader_4

None of the mowers of that size that I've had, including $600 Honda one, had inline fuel filters. There might have been something not removable inside the tank. And I never had any problems. If you are careful and don't drop dirt in,

Re: OT infant formula shortage (thread)

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Posted: 3 Days 4 Hours ago by: trader_4

No one said not a single one was entering, but there is a huge difference between the rate Trump had it down to with his measures trying to prevent it and what we have now. Biden has reversed everything Trump did and put out the welcome

Re: OT infant formula shortage (thread)

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Posted: 3 Days 4 Hours ago by: trader_4

When you are right, you are right. Except for that 20 percent number, I agree with you. Does anyone know how far out the court dates are now? It was already a couple of years and that was before Biden re-opened the flood gates. There a

Re: OT infant formula shortage (thread)

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Posted: 3 Days 4 Hours ago by: trader_4

I's not the US taxpayers burden to fix corrupt countries. We already do plenty and we're going broke. I still expect to see George Soros or similar ilk start chartering 747s and bringing in people from all over the world that know the

Re: OT. Spray Pilot on Fuel Cost etc. (thread)

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Posted: 3 Days 4 Hours ago by: rbowman

An ag pilot taught me to fly. While he took all reasonable precautions there's always some drift. Someone who moved to Vermont to establish his dream organic farm was really pissed by the free insecticide. I liked orbiting at 600' agl

Re: OT infant formula shortage (thread)

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Posted: 3 Days 4 Hours ago by: trader_4

Change the archaic laws to put an end to this BS. Trump acting even with the archaic laws that are clearly being abused by the vast majority, had the entry reduced substantially. The open border Democrats proudly reversed everything he

Re: OT infant formula shortage (thread)

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Posted: 3 Days 4 Hours ago by: rbowman

https://www.ranker.com/list/nestle-baby-formula-boycott/melissa-sartore Back in the '70s the usual suspects boycotted Nestle for pushing expensive formula onto the third world. https://www.cnn.com/2022/05/17/business/baby-formula-short

Re: OT infant formula shortage (thread)

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Posted: 3 Days 4 Hours ago by: trader_4

ROFL. That's quite remarkable, even from you. Keep it up, you Democrats will pay the price in November.

Re: OT. Spray Pilot on Fuel Cost etc. (thread)

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Posted: 3 Days 5 Hours ago by: Dean Hoffman

This is just another example of technology making things better. I had a summer job almost a half century ago flagging for the planes. We'd stand at the end of the field to show the pilot which line to follow on his next pass.

Re: OT. Spray Pilot on Fuel Cost etc. (thread)

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Posted: 3 Days 5 Hours ago by: Frank

Compound this with shortage of food from the Ukraine this fall.

Re: OT. Spray Pilot on Fuel Cost etc. (thread)

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Posted: 3 Days 5 Hours ago by: hubops

" American Greatness is the leading voice of the next generation of American Conservatism " ... I'll pass on that link .. John T.

OT. Spray Pilot on Fuel Cost etc.

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Posted: 3 Days 6 Hours ago by: Dean Hoffman

<https://amgreatness.com/2022/05/16/agriculture-fuel-costs-and-the-price-hikes-to-come/>

Re: OT infant formula shortage (thread)

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Posted: 3 Days 7 Hours ago by: Snag

Never pass up a chance for an insult do ya Ed . Chances are pretty good you had the same stuff as a baby . I don't think Similac had been invented then .

Re: OT infant formula shortage (thread)

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Posted: 3 Days 12 Hours ago by: micky

Don't be ridiculous, and 3 times no less. Misogny, nonsense. I was recommending how a woman can ensure the safety of her baby in the face of formula shortages. Asshole, now that's just name-calling with no basis. The basis should ha

Re: OT infant formula shortage (thread)

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Posted: 3 Days 14 Hours ago by: lacksey

No. But countless millions must have done stuff like that before infant formula had been invented. They can't all have used a wet nurse.

Re: OT infant formula shortage (thread)

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Posted: 3 Days 15 Hours ago by: Clare Snyder

It was still "formula" -

Re: MTG - What an F'in idiot. She responded to a 12 YO Tweet. (thread)

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Posted: 3 Days 15 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

We need truck drivers, plumbers, janitors, etc. Just as honorable as bankers. Sure, money is important but liking what you do makes working a lot more tolerable.

Re: MTG - What an F'in idiot. She responded to a 12 YO Tweet. (thread)

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Posted: 3 Days 16 Hours ago by: rbowman

Maybe that's why he is in love with Oz. Trump has endorsed a candidate for our new Representative slot. I'm sure he'll win the primary which will lead to an interesting fall. The last time he was in DC he resigned before he got fired.

Re: MTG - What an F'in idiot. She responded to a 12 YO Tweet. (thread)

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Posted: 3 Days 16 Hours ago by: rbowman

My mother's mantra was 'you've got to go to college so you don't wind up driving a truck like your father'. Good thing she was a long time underground when I drove OTR for a few years in the '90s. I wanted to drive a truck when I was a

Re: OT infant formula shortage (thread)

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Posted: 3 Days 17 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

Yeah, that explains a lot. Just because they did does not mean it is smart to do.

Re: OT infant formula shortage (thread)

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Posted: 3 Days 17 Hours ago by: Dean Hoffman

Cows' milk for farm babies was probably common way back when. People had their own eggs, chicken meat, beef, and sometimes pork. Gardens were common also. No idea about formula use.

Re: OT infant formula shortage (thread)

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Posted: 3 Days 18 Hours ago by: Frank

Happened in a friends shop when police came in and arrested a guy for murder in Mexico.

Re: OT infant formula shortage (thread)

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Posted: 3 Days 19 Hours ago by: Rod Speed

That's what NAFTA did with Mexico. Didn't stop mexican illegals. Not even possible. For some odd reason they prefer their own way of doing things. Ditto. It is never going to be possible to help the countrys they are leaving to b

Re: MTG - What an F'in idiot. She responded to a 12 YO Tweet. (thread)

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Posted: 3 Days 19 Hours ago by: Frank

Media makes people believe it is all black and white. I suspect majority and Trump would allow it but not past the first trimester. Being pro abortion to that point does not mean anybody is a Democrat.

Re: OT infant formula shortage (thread)

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Posted: 3 Days 19 Hours ago by: Rod Speed

micky <NONONOmisc07@fmguy.com> wrote Just because some fool journo claims something... I haven't but it isn't a subject I read posts about for some reason.

Re: OT infant formula shortage (thread)

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Posted: 3 Days 19 Hours ago by: Frank

Ed is not a MAGA but nowhere near as bad a commie bob and his fellow travelers.

Re: OT infant formula shortage (thread)

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Posted: 3 Days 19 Hours ago by: Frank

A trickle is not a flood.

Re: OT infant formula shortage (thread)

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Posted: 3 Days 19 Hours ago by: Snag

Oh bullshit Clare . Millions of babies drank condensed milk/water/little bit of corn syrup "formula" . Can't say for certain since my mother's dead , but I give you better than even odds I had that stuff as a baby .

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Posted: 3 Days 20 Hours ago by: NealH

my recycler 22 has no apparent fuel filter, yet parts list shows one...is this filter optional

Re: OT infant formula shortage (thread)

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Posted: 3 Days 21 Hours ago by: Clare Snyder

and sadly there are some for whom nursing is NOT an option My 2 kids would have starved without a wet-nurse if formula was not available

Take care of that septic tank

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Posted: 3 Days 21 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

Woman died in the tank https://www.wfla.com/news/sarasota-county/north-port-woman-found-dead-in-septic-tank-reports-say/ “She had told her neighbor she had gotten a pump out, and whoever had pumped it recommended a lid replacement or a

Re: OT infant formula shortage (thread)

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Posted: 3 Days 21 Hours ago by: Clare Snyder

And 20% of recent immigrants may be here illegally - but CERTAINLY NOT 20% of American residents not going to presime to say who you voted for (not you, Ed, but the joker you were responding to) but give your MAGA head a shake!!!!

Re: OT infant formula shortage (thread)

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Posted: 3 Days 21 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

Seems you have the wrong person as asshole. Smart people don't take risks with children when they have a guaranteed supply of food for the kid.

Re: OT infant formula shortage (thread)

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Posted: 3 Days 21 Hours ago by: Bob F

Other than that, he is probably right that they should think about it, since the alternative could be way worse with current production problems. "Baby formula factory still months away from production Similac maker said it can resume

Re: OT infant formula shortage (thread)

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Posted: 3 Days 22 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

The local hospital said they are OK for now. I would think right now they would encourage breast feeding to eliminate problems in a few weeks. 83% start out but it drops after a couple of months.

Re: OT infant formula shortage (thread)

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Posted: 3 Days 22 Hours ago by: danny burstein

[snip] Damn, you're a misogynist, asshole, control freak.

Re: OT infant formula shortage (thread)

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Posted: 3 Days 22 Hours ago by: micky

Yes, I heard that. And they can start on solid food a little at 4 months, So I'm not sure how many women could actually restart their lactation before the baby dooesn't need it anymore. But I think some could because aiui some women

Re: MTG - What an F'in idiot. She responded to a 12 YO Tweet. (thread)

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Posted: 3 Days 23 Hours ago by: Bob F

Anything is OK with repubs if it will get them power.

Re: OT infant formula shortage (thread)

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Posted: 3 Days 23 Hours ago by: Bob F

"Someone said" says it all. Pure nonsense.

Re: MTG - What an F'in idiot. She responded to a 12 YO Tweet. (thread)

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Posted: 3 Days 23 Hours ago by: Cindy Hamilton

Trump used to be a pro-abortion Democrat.

Re: OT infant formula shortage (thread)

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Posted: 4 Days ago by: Ed Pawlowski

Right. Under Republican leadership not a single illegal entered the country. Am I right?

Re: OT infant formula shortage (thread)

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Posted: 4 Days ago by: Frank

We are not sending them back. We let them stay. We give them cell phones so we can call them when their court date is due. Big g to you. They just don't show up. We take care of them and bus and fly them dumping them around the cou

Re: OT infant formula shortage (thread)

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Posted: 4 Days ago by: Scott Lurndal

We've been sending them back for almost a century. They just try again.g If you want them to stay where they are, help their parent countries create jobs locally so they won't have to leave. Help their parent country develop societies

Re: OT infant formula shortage (thread)

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Posted: 4 Days ago by: Frank

You send them back where they came from. Are you too stupid to realize that? That is a rhetorical question for you clowns.

Re: OT infant formula shortage (thread)

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Posted: 4 Days ago by: Bob F

So, we are arresting people crossing the border at record rates. What does frankie propose? Ignore all the related laws? Just shoot them all? What are his limits?

OT. National Barbecue Day

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Posted: 4 Days 1 Hour ago by: Dean Hoffman

<<https://nationaldaycalendar.com/national-barbecue-day-may-16/> And Janet Jackson is 56.

Re: OT infant formula shortage (thread)

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Posted: 4 Days 1 Hour ago by: Dean Hoffman

Cow's milk is ok for babies a year old and up for the most part.

Re: OT infant formula shortage (thread)

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Posted: 4 Days 1 Hour ago by: Scott Lurndal

The border has been closed to illegal immigration for almost a century.

Re: OT infant formula shortage (thread)

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Posted: 4 Days 1 Hour ago by: Scott Lurndal

https://mothersmilk.org/

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Posted: 4 Days 1 Hour ago by: danny burstein

[snip] a: If you're (that is, the gov't) going to imprison people at the border crossings, it has a moral, and oh, legal mandate, to feed them. b: The Administration under the auspices of TFG did so, too and c: Those pictures ar

Re: OT infant formula shortage (thread)

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Posted: 4 Days 1 Hour ago by: Frank

No, close the border to illegal immigration.

Re: OT infant formula shortage (thread)

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Posted: 4 Days 1 Hour ago by: Ed Pawlowski

Maybe. How long has that stuff been there? Was it before Abbot stopped production? Why have we not lifted the restrictions on importing?

Re: OT infant formula shortage (thread)

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Posted: 4 Days 2 Hours ago by: Bob F

The "pro-life" Repubs are pushing a new solution. Deny legally required formula to babies held in captivity at the borders and give it to "real americans". So what if the captive babies die.

Re: MTG - What an F'in idiot. She responded to a 12 YO Tweet. (thread)

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Posted: 4 Days 2 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

A bit of both. Many parents are raising their kids to never get their hands dirty. Maybe I'm old fashioned but gone are the days dad worked at the mill and made enough to buy a house, a Ford or Chevy every 5 years and mom actually ra

Re: OT infant formula shortage (thread)

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Posted: 4 Days 2 Hours ago by: Frank

There are those that would have a problem with this: https://www.nytimes.com/2021/09/04/us/politics/pete-chasten-buttigieg-children.html No problem with the poor immigrants at the border: https://nypost.com/2022/05/12/border-detention-

OT infant formula shortage

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Posted: 4 Days 2 Hours ago by: micky

Have you all heard that the current infant formula shortage is predicted to last the rest of the calendar year. And I haven't heard all the discussion of this, but have any of you heard, or noticed the absence of, the suggestion that wome

Re: MTG - What an F'in idiot. She responded to a 12 YO Tweet. (thread)

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Posted: 4 Days 3 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

Well, at least our admonishments have steered you back to engaging in intelligent, adult dialog. /s

Re: MTG - What an F'in idiot. She responded to a 12 YO Tweet. (thread)

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Posted: 4 Days 3 Hours ago by: Frank

Yes, both of you are senile old retards.

Re: MTG - What an F'in idiot. She responded to a 12 YO Tweet. (thread)

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Posted: 4 Days 4 Hours ago by: Bob F

That's a whole lot better than flipping burgers.

Re: Modems? (thread)

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Posted: 4 Days 4 Hours ago by: trader_4

I'm impressed by the range of cell phone wifi, either to connect to a hotspot or when used as a hotspot. It's just a small battery powered device.

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Posted: 4 Days 4 Hours ago by: rbowman

I think we can do a little better than that. Yeah, there might not be much demand for a BA in gender studies living in its parent's basement. Or do you think the kids are too good or too stupid to do productive work?

Re: MTG - What an F'in idiot. She responded to a 12 YO Tweet. (thread)

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Posted: 4 Days 4 Hours ago by: trader_4

It's not complicated at all. A large peaceful democracy that posed no threat to anyone was invaded by Putin. I look at it as A silly cannard. The military industrial complex didn't invade Ukraine. Cite for us the propaganda on t

Re: MTG - What an F'in idiot. She responded to a 12 YO Tweet. (thread)

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Posted: 4 Days 4 Hours ago by: trader_4

+1 The interesting thing is that Trump is like some kind of holy water. When he blesses a candidate, all is apparently forgotten and forgiven. Previous positions don't matter, nor does much else. Just praise Trump and have him prais

Re: MTG - What an F'in idiot. She responded to a 12 YO Tweet. (thread)

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Posted: 4 Days 4 Hours ago by: trader_4

+1

Re: MTG - What an F'in idiot. She responded to a 12 YO Tweet. (thread)

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Posted: 4 Days 4 Hours ago by: trader_4

Maybe you should stop listening to the liar and look at the facts: https://www.euronews.com/my-europe/2022/04/19/which-country-has-given-the-most-money-to-ukraine As a a percent of GDP, the US was in the middle of the pack in terms of a

Re: MTG - What an F'in idiot. She responded to a 12 YO Tweet. (thread)

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Posted: 4 Days 5 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

This is America, Land of Cheap Imported Goods. We can again become independent. If we do, we will have to re-open the RCA plant that made CRT tubes for TV screens so we can watch the news. Won't be many student loans any more, college

Re: 2 Part Epoxy vs. One Part for Garage floor?

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Posted: 4 Days 5 Hours ago by: Frank

I see that there are garage floor tiles very easy to place down instead of paint. They may have troubles with heavy vehicles but you will not have a flaking problem as with paints.

Re: MTG - What an F'in idiot. She responded to a 12 YO Tweet. (thread)

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Posted: 4 Days 9 Hours ago by: Cindy Hamilton

Ah, the legacy of Milton Friedman, coupled with the desire of Americans to have a much stuff as possible at the lowest possible cost. I don't think there's any way to uncrack that egg. We have a global economy and it's not going away.

Re: MTG - What an F'in idiot. She responded to a 12 YO Tweet. (thread)

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Posted: 4 Days 13 Hours ago by: rbowman

There was a lot of bluffing going on.The US removed the Jupiter missiles in Turkey in exchange for the Soviets removing the missiles from Cuba. Supposedly nobody bothered to tell Kennedy the missiles were in Turkey.

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Posted: 4 Days 13 Hours ago by: rbowman

To say nothing of Raytheon, Boeing, Lockheed Martin and the rest of the usual suspects. A lot of that 54 billion will be rapidly repatriated, less what the corrupt comedian manages to skim.

Re: MTG - What an F'in idiot. She responded to a 12 YO Tweet. (thread)

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Posted: 4 Days 13 Hours ago by: rbowman

Maybe it's time to get out of the world economy. The US has natural gas, which provides hydrogen to the production of ammonia fertilizer. When the price of natural gas went up, about half of the US fertilizer plants shutdown since it w

Re: 2 Part Epoxy vs. One Part for Garage floor?

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Posted: 4 Days 14 Hours ago by: Clare Snyder

1parties are generally "pre-catalyzed epoxy resin" in a "carrier". You stil get a lot of advantages of epoxy but it is not as durable as a 2 part epoxy (unless it is UV set epoxy - generally not used for garage floors)

Re: Need belt for Emerson attic/whole house fan(Dayton motor)

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Posted: 4 Days 16 Hours ago by: Fan of fans

I think that is the same one I have the motor says c567 not sure if it is the same size but the 3L250 is what worked for mine got it at ACE hardware for like $8

Re: MTG - What an F'in idiot. She responded to a 12 YO Tweet. (thread)

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Posted: 4 Days 16 Hours ago by: MikeJ

trader_4 <trader4@optonline.net> wrote in news:52b76217-f61f-42a1-a527-89055107b79fn@googlegroups.com: I'd call his bluff like JFK did. Too bad Biden didn't do that already, but he's not in charge. Pussies are. Super powers of

Re: MTG - What an F'in idiot. She responded to a 12 YO Tweet. (thread)

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Posted: 4 Days 16 Hours ago by: MikeJ

trader_4 <trader4@optonline.net> wrote in news:52b76217-f61f-42a1-a527-89055107b79fn@googlegroups.com: Yeah, I know all about the Cuban missile crisis. I lived through it. Scarry. And Krushchev, "We will bury you.", banging his show o

Re: MTG - What an F'in idiot. She responded to a 12 YO Tweet. (thread)

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Posted: 4 Days 16 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

In the world economy we participate in, it affects us in many ways. Ask you local farmer about fertilizer that used to be cheap from Russia and ask about grain prices if Ukraine cannot supply like they used to, etc. etc,.

Re: Modems? (thread)

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Posted: 4 Days 16 Hours ago by: Jim Joyce

Some of the newer WiFi routers have an antenna array, versus a single antenna. With an array, the router can determine where the active clients are, and it can 'beamform', where it sends its signal where it's needed rather than transmitt

Re: Modems? (thread)

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Posted: 4 Days 16 Hours ago by: Jim Joyce

I did that in 2005-2006. Those were the days of little or no encryption, so I was able to access most of my neighbors' systems. Some people used WEP encryption, not realizing that it could be bypassed in as little as 30 seconds. Agreed

Re: MTG - What an F'in idiot. She responded to a 12 YO Tweet. (thread)

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Posted: 4 Days 16 Hours ago by: MikeJ

rbowman <bowman@montana.com> wrote in news:je4h5dFr1fbU1@mid.individual.net: +1

Re: Modems? (thread)

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Posted: 4 Days 19 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

Poor composition on my part. The area makes sense, not linear.

Re: SanYangPai 98 fam blade part

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Posted: 4 Days 20 Hours ago by: Dean Hoffman

No idea that a google part search won't find. Can you drill all the way through the shaft and blade attachment? If so, run a machine screw through both to hold them together.

Re: Modems? (thread)

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Posted: 4 Days 20 Hours ago by: Snag

There are directions on the internet to make a parabolic type reflector to increase wifi range - and make it directional . Basically foil glued to poster board .

Re: 2 Part Epoxy vs. One Part for Garage floor?

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Posted: 4 Days 20 Hours ago by: Jer

1 part epoxy paints are nothing more than marketing bull. Epoxy paint by definition requires two components that when mixed start a chemical reaction that bonds the chemicals. This is a completely different and stronger chemical bond tha

Re: Modems? (thread)

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Posted: 4 Days 20 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

Most (if not all) routers (which is what we area actually talking about) already address potential degradation based on placement, obstructions, etc. Assuming that that would remain as a warning if the coverage spec was changed, a dist

Re: Modems? (thread)

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Posted: 4 Days 20 Hours ago by: Bob F

I met a guy early in the days of wifi that used a USB wifi adapter fastened to a Dish TV antenna bowl to get a wifi connection from more distant neighbors. I am sure there are specialty directional antennas available if your router has

inflation FELL last month

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Posted: 4 Days 21 Hours ago by: bruce bowser

Inflation Shows a Slight Dip in April US News and World Report - May 11, 2022

Re: Modems? (thread)

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Posted: 4 Days 21 Hours ago by: trader_4

So if you have an area that 1 million sq ft that is 1million feet long by 1 ft wide, that works the same as an area that's 1000 x 1000? I don't think so.

Re: Modems? (thread)

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Posted: 4 Days 23 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

Even that is not always accurate. I can go in my back yard and be connected but if I go next door it is a shorter distance but will drop out. It has to go through a couple of walls in that direction. Would be great if you could shape

Re: Modems? (thread)

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Posted: 5 Days ago by: Marilyn Manson

Seems like a linear value with the caveat that the modem be centered in the space would make more sense. A modem capable of providing service in an e.g. 2500 sq ft area may work well if centered in a 50' x 50' space, but might not reach

Re: OT: Dominion voting machines hidden feature (thread)

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Posted: 5 Days 3 Hours ago by: Scott Lurndal

https://www.boguskgbsite.com/2022/05/somebodys- And you're responding to a Russian troll. Again. Do ignore it (Randy, Pubis, Karen, and any new ID).

Re: OT: Dominion voting machines hidden feature (thread)

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Posted: 5 Days 14 Hours ago by: Bob F

So you are supporting right wing death threats to solve your fantasy problems. You are trying to destroy American democracy.

Re: OT: Dominion voting machines hidden feature (thread)

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Posted: 5 Days 16 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Gateway_Pundit Tag! You're it.

Re: What year is this freezer?

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Posted: 5 Days 17 Hours ago by: micky

Give us a brand name, maybe. Who made it! I think the m9BF was a machine gun made in Czechoslovakia in 1945.

Re: OT: Dominion voting machines hidden feature (thread)

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Posted: 5 Days 18 Hours ago by: Randy Patzkowski

https://www.thegatewaypundit.com/2022/05/somebodys-going-get-killed-2000-mules-investigator-says-georgias-gbi-officials-intimidating-witnesses-dangerous-escalation-video/

Re: What year is this freezer?

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Posted: 5 Days 19 Hours ago by: Craig

106 m-9B-F model number and serial number is t902476

Re: OT: Dominion voting machines hidden feature (thread)

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Posted: 5 Days 20 Hours ago by: Bob F

We the people did all the audits that were needed. Biden was the proven winner.

Re: OT: Dominion voting machines hidden feature (thread)

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Posted: 5 Days 20 Hours ago by: rbowman

Obviously not or the FBI wouldn't be able to pull the shit it does. The Federal government has reserved all authority to itself not 'We the People'. It's what governments do, no matter how innocently they start. Power never willingly r

Re: OT: Dominion voting machines hidden feature (thread)

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Posted: 5 Days 21 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

Under what authority? Do you think you can just walk in and audit the FBI?

Re: YOu want your sound on to watch this. (thread)

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Posted: 5 Days 21 Hours ago by: Rod Speed

micky <NONONOmisc07@fmguy.com> wrote Jesus, lucky kid.

Re: OT: Dominion voting machines hidden feature (thread)

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Posted: 5 Days 22 Hours ago by: Karen

We the People are subject to an IRS audit and severe penalties at any time. There's no reason We the People should not be able to audit the voting machines We the Taxpayers paid for. What are the crooked democrats hiding?

Re: Fernco coupling okay for underground sewer pipe?

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Posted: 5 Days 22 Hours ago by: Metrmanmichael

I know this post is 11yrs old, but you are supposed to use black ABS pipe for sewer lines. Not PVC. Then you can use a fenco coupler. They work great. Just make sure the pipe is pushed all the way in the sleeve.

Re: Modems? (thread)

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Posted: 6 Days 3 Hours ago by: Retired at Home

Modems are rated by furlongs per fortnight ;-) WiFi enabled routers should be rated by circular feet (aka radius) On 5/14/22 10:20 AM, hubops@ccanoemail.com wrote:

Re: Modems? (thread)

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Posted: 6 Days 3 Hours ago by: Frank

Never heard of rating a modem like that. I read that there are different types of modems for cable, DSL, Fiber and dial-up. For cable DOCSIS 3.1 is best. Think mine is a DOCSIS 3.0 supplied by Comcast with modem, router and phone con

Re: Modems? (thread)

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Posted: 6 Days 3 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

The signal radiates in all directions. Linear would be more of a beam. Make sense to me.

Re: Modems? (thread)

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Posted: 6 Days 3 Hours ago by: hubops

Dunno. I'm still using the very first router that Ma Bell provided - - when I tried high speed cellular internet over 15 years ago. NetGear - it's served well through a couple different internet providers since then. John T.

Modems?

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Posted: 6 Days 4 Hours ago by: Dean Hoffman

I've been looking at modems this morning. Why are they rated by square feet rather than linear feet?

Re: MTG - What an F'in idiot. She responded to a 12 YO Tweet. (thread)

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Posted: 6 Days 4 Hours ago by: Cindy Hamilton

What the fuck does it matter? He can go anywhere they'll have him, and apparently the World Economic Forum wanted him there. You should learn what the WEF is, what it does, and what kinds of people are welcome at its gatherings. Althou

Re: MTG - What an F'in idiot. She responded to a 12 YO Tweet. (thread)

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Posted: 6 Days 5 Hours ago by: Harry Wood

Let me be frank, Frank. Do you want to die for a Jew in control of a majority Goy population? Please tie that bow into a pretty little ribbon for me honeybuns.

Re: MTG - What an F'in idiot. She responded to a 12 YO Tweet. (thread)

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Posted: 6 Days 5 Hours ago by: Harry Wood

I CANT BELIEVE YOU THINK IT'S OK TO CONTINUE BREATHING, PLEASE CEASE TO EXIST TRADER_4

Re: MTG - What an F'in idiot. She responded to a 12 YO Tweet. (thread)

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Posted: 6 Days 5 Hours ago by: Harry Wood

She still has a point, even if it's 10 years late, what the fuck was he doing there?

Re: OT: France, you make me sick

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Posted: 6 Days 6 Hours ago by: Harry Wood

are you telling france to bomb russia?

Re: Seymour Whore, every Gay nazi's Devoted Whore! LOL

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Posted: 6 Days 6 Hours ago by: Harry Wood

HOLY SHIT YOU PUT SO MUCH EFFORT INTO THIS BARFFEST. YOU FUCKING LOOSER.

Re: YOu want your sound on to watch this. (thread)

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Posted: 6 Days 6 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

That, my friends, is why we have seat belts. You have to use them though.

YOu want your sound on to watch this.

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Posted: 6 Days 8 Hours ago by: micky

YOu want your sound on to watch this. https://nypost.com/video/boy-hangs-on-for-dear-life-after-falling-out-of-toyota-suv/

Re: Stuck Jalousie Windows

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Posted: 6 Days 12 Hours ago by: blondtonic

Yours was the best answer.

Re: My local tool library made a zombie movie (thread)

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Posted: 6 Days 14 Hours ago by: Bob F

Friday the 13th?

Re: My local tool library made a zombie movie (thread)

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Posted: 6 Days 14 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

Thanks goodness for playback speed control. I only wasted half the time it should have taken. Was there a point to that thing?

Re: MTG - What an F'in idiot. She responded to a 12 YO Tweet. (thread)

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Posted: 6 Days 14 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

I see, so you're afraid having a discussion. You can say what you want, but when someone questions it, you run away, making excuses and calling people names. At least that adds credibility to your comments. /s

Re: My local tool library made a zombie movie (thread)

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Posted: 6 Days 18 Hours ago by: Frank

Maybe one of the tools?

Re: My local tool library made a zombie movie (thread)

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Posted: 6 Days 19 Hours ago by: Snag

Were you the star ?

Re: MTG - What an F'in idiot. She responded to a 12 YO Tweet. (thread)

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Posted: 6 Days 19 Hours ago by: Frank

No, makes no difference what I say as you clowns would dispute it.

My local tool library made a zombie movie

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Posted: 6 Days 20 Hours ago by: Bob F

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pEBoUJ0Qhjs

Re: OT: Dominion voting machines hidden feature (thread)

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Posted: 6 Days 21 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

Working too. Some people can't be bothered with FACTS.

Re: Leslie-Locke attic ventilator

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Posted: 6 Days 22 Hours ago by: Dean Hoffman

<https://www.packardonline.com/products/99321/>. ??? or try looking trough here <https://www.surpluscenter.com/Electric-Motors/>

Re: Leslie-Locke attic ventilator

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Posted: 6 Days 22 Hours ago by: TimR

It will probably be about the same price to just replace the entire ventilator, motor and all.

Re: OT: Dominion voting machines hidden feature (thread)

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Posted: 6 Days 22 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

It's not about truth. Never has been. It's only about casting enough doubt to keep their minions riled up.

Re: MTG - What an F'in idiot. She responded to a 12 YO Tweet. (thread)

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Posted: 6 Days 23 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

Frank's modus operandi: When the going gets tough, he gets going - away. Instead of answering the tough questions, he claims the questioner is not worth his time. So childish.

Re: Leslie-Locke attic ventilator

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Posted: 7 Days ago by: micky

If you live in or near a decent-sized city, there is probably a motor supply store that sells replacement motors for just about everything. That's where I've bought the replacement motor for my roof fan. You certainly don't need a lesli

Re: Leslie-Locke attic ventilator

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Posted: 7 Days ago by: Terance Reck

To whom it my concern I have a leslie lock motor for my attic fan and had it for over 40 some years I would like to get another motor for the motor that locked up can someone please help yours truly Terance Reck terancereck@gmail.com

Re: MTG - What an F'in idiot. She responded to a 12 YO Tweet. (thread)

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Posted: 7 Days ago by: Frank

Not worth my attention to you.

Re: MTG - What an F'in idiot. She responded to a 12 YO Tweet. (thread)

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Posted: 7 Days 1 Hour ago by: Scott Lurndal

Another rather ill-informed statement from Frank. Start with defining equitable: - In terms of manpower? - In terms of firepower? - In terms of "defense spending"? You'll find, if you study the issue at all, that none of the abov

Re: Leslie-Locke attic ventilator

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Posted: 7 Days 1 Hour ago by: Terance Reck

Looking for leslie lock motor for attic draw fan motor#322p903

Re: Removing glued PVC elbow from pipe

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Posted: 7 Days 1 Hour ago by: Mickey6148

Use a hole saw that just fits over the pipe. Cut carefully and you can remove what’s left of the elbow. That saves the pipe and removes the elbow.

Re: MTG - What an F'in idiot. She responded to a 12 YO Tweet. (thread)

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Posted: 7 Days 1 Hour ago by: Frank

True but as Trump pointed out we were carrying NATO on our backs. Burden should have been shared equitably.

Re: MTG - What an F'in idiot. She responded to a 12 YO Tweet. (thread)

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Posted: 7 Days 2 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

How do you divvy up the responsibility? How much do we have to suffer economically before helping? This "special military operation" does affect us in many ways. Ukraine is a part of our global economy and out help shortens the long

Re: OT: Dominion voting machines hidden feature (thread)

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Posted: 7 Days 3 Hours ago by: trader_4

I'm sure whether Rudy, Powell and Pillowhead were right, that Dominion machines were rigged and flipped votes, will be determined in their $1 bil defamation cases. The best defense of course is to show that what they said was true. Inste

Re: MTG - What an F'in idiot. She responded to a 12 YO Tweet. (thread)

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Posted: 7 Days 3 Hours ago by: Frank

Looks like your conservatism is to be a NeoCon. I agree we should help the Ukraine but feel it is mostly EU responsibility.

Re: MTG - What an F'in idiot. She responded to a 12 YO Tweet. (thread)

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Posted: 7 Days 4 Hours ago by: trader_4

BS. The propaganda is Putin claiming that Russia went in to save the Ukranians from Nazis. So be it. The last proxy war was the US supplying the mujahideen with arms and it helped lead to the end of the evil empire, the dissolution o

Re: MTG - What an F'in idiot. She responded to a 12 YO Tweet. (thread)

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Posted: 7 Days 4 Hours ago by: trader_4

This is some of the best, most cost effective spending I've seen in years. Russian is being taken to the woodshed, rapidly depleting their military resources, soldiers and economy. Given what we just saw Putin do, Russia needs to be weak

Re: Wiring (thread)

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Posted: 7 Days 7 Hours ago by: philo

It is not a book case, just a small , leaning shelf which I still use. I also learned early on that teachers are not always right and also that it is generally not worth an argument. First time was in 2nd grade, then later in col

Re: Wiring (thread)

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Posted: 7 Days 8 Hours ago by: micky

I agree with you. My second sight tells me that because of his change, that bookcase is about to fall over, taking many old priceless books and antique nicknacks with it. When I took wood shop it was a year except for 4 or 6 weeks th

Re: Wiring (thread)

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Posted: 7 Days 15 Hours ago by: Jim Joyce

There's an Internet meme that says, "Tell me x without telling me x.", where x can be all kinds of things. In your case, I could say, "Tell me you don't have a DR Horton home without telling me you don't have a DR Horton home." Above, y

Re: Wiring (thread)

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Posted: 7 Days 17 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

Could be but the inside is as meticulous as the outside. I had the electrician do some other work for me too afterwards. Some people take pride in their work.

Re: Wiring (thread)

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Posted: 7 Days 17 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

Vertical screws don't really mean much. All they mean is that the person who put the plate on made them vertical. I could do the sloppiest job I want inside the box and then try to make people think I'm a great electrician by the appl

Re: Repairing a rusted swamp cooler

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Posted: 7 Days 18 Hours ago by: lacksey

You are a bit late after FIFTEEN YEARS, stupid. Prey on who, stupid ?

Re: OT. Illegal Protests (thread)

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Posted: 7 Days 19 Hours ago by: Truth

Chew on this: The Swamp creatures on The Hill have something new to panic over this week, as the courts move ahead and the work of one citizen watchdog group is front and center to show off their muscles on how they exposed corruption in

Re: Wiring (thread)

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Posted: 7 Days 19 Hours ago by: philo

It's great that the inspection is 100% but I don't necessarily agree with screw alignment...although on a switch plate exact torque is not critical. When I was taking wood-shop in HS I built a book rack and at the bottom where it wo

Re: Wiring (thread)

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Posted: 7 Days 19 Hours ago by: philo

The inspector who was here recognized the name of the company and said it was a trusted name and just did a perfunctory inspection. After he left I did a thorough one and replaced a non-matching screw on the breaker box cover.

Re: Repairing a rusted swamp cooler

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Posted: 7 Days 21 Hours ago by: JStar

This is my second post. I was also considering using an aluminumized roof coating. Its expensive stuff but contains powdered aluminum, which is impervious to rust.

Re: Wiring (thread)

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Posted: 7 Days 22 Hours ago by: Clare Snyder

Piss off the inspector ONCE and he'll DOUBLE check EVERYTHING on EVERY house you do for the next year - al least!!! It will become a game for him to find the most arcane "defects" he can.

Re: Sound of Car Door Slamming

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Posted: 7 Days 22 Hours ago by: lacksey

You are a bit late after FIFTEEN YEARS, stupid

Re: MTG - What an F'in idiot. She responded to a 12 YO Tweet. (thread)

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Posted: 8 Days ago by: Scott Lurndal

methinks you're spouting off without facts. Please, enlighten us on the history of little russia and that fellow named Grigory Potemkin.

Re: MTG - What an F'in idiot. She responded to a 12 YO Tweet. (thread)

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Posted: 8 Days ago by: Cindy Hamilton

Your name is Neville Chamberlain, isn't it?

Re: MTG - What an F'in idiot. She responded to a 12 YO Tweet. (thread)

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Posted: 8 Days ago by: MikeJ

Cindy Hamilton <hamilton@devnull.com> wrote in news:er3fK.56$56e6.49@fx34.iad: How superficial. Me thinks you know nothing about the political/social history of Ukraine and Russia/U.S.S.R. Let them fight it out. The idea that the U.

Re: Wiring (thread)

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Posted: 8 Days 3 Hours ago by: micky

I'm impressed. Especially with aligning the screw slot vertically. I used to do that when put a plate on, not sure if I still do. When I was 10 my mother bought that probably less than 5 or 10 years old. 5 years later, big chunks sta

Re: MTG - What an F'in idiot. She responded to a 12 YO Tweet. (thread)

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Posted: 8 Days 4 Hours ago by: Bob F

And we should have let Hitler just take over the planet too.

Re: MTG - What an F'in idiot. She responded to a 12 YO Tweet. (thread)

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Posted: 8 Days 4 Hours ago by: Scott Lurndal

Indeed. However, a slight correction, Vance just barely won the GOP primary. He's not senator yet.

Re: Wiring (thread)

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Posted: 8 Days 4 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

They can if they want to. Takes a little time.

Re: OT. Illegal Protests (thread)

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Posted: 8 Days 4 Hours ago by: trader_4

You mean just like when your side calls the press names and claims "fake news" when they report the awful things that Trump did, that we have on video? Like when he recently praised Putin as a genius for invading Ukraine and later asked

Re: MTG - What an F'in idiot. She responded to a 12 YO Tweet. (thread)

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Posted: 8 Days 4 Hours ago by: rbowman

I can't see Russia from here so it doesn't make a big rat's ass difference to me. Ukraine has went back and forth since the days of the Rus (Swedes on vacation).

Re: Wiring (thread)

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Posted: 8 Days 4 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

My builder checked every one. I'm in a development of 675 homes and there are builders that take care of a few houses at a time. He checks ever switch, valve, faucet, window and appliance before he hands it off as done. Every scre

Re: MTG - What an F'in idiot. She responded to a 12 YO Tweet. (thread)

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Posted: 8 Days 4 Hours ago by: trader_4

It's an excellent example of her ignorant, xenophobic statements. Not as bad as the Jewish space lasers though. And that moron Vance who just got elected Senator in Ohio had her campaigning with him. So sad what the GOP has become.

Re: OT: I did that! (thread)

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Posted: 8 Days 6 Hours ago by: Karen

Fraudci is a deranged criminal. Sure glad I wasn't duped into taking the Fraudci-Fizer slab jab. As the baby-killin' democrats say, "My Body, My Choice"! https://www.dailywire.com/news/fauci-collins-shared-in-secret-nih-royalties-tota

Re: Wiring (thread)

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Posted: 8 Days 6 Hours ago by: philo

<snipped for brevity> Just remembered something. When I bought my house it was a "fixer-upper" and I had to re-do everything the previous owner did. My very first project was to remove the light switch located in the shower !!! It is

Re: Wiring (thread)

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Posted: 8 Days 8 Hours ago by: philo

Well, all I can say is that an inspector can't possibly check everything. Anyway, my buddy is very happy. There is a lot of work the house still needs but he seems mostly concerned with cleaning the basement toilet :)

Re: MTG - What an F'in idiot. She responded to a 12 YO Tweet. (thread)

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Posted: 8 Days 9 Hours ago by: Cindy Hamilton

I suppose you'd like to let Putin do whatever he wants. I don't.

Re: Sound of Car Door Slamming

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Posted: 8 Days 11 Hours ago by: Wings1969

This happens only during the night. In the early morning hours.

Re: Sound of Car Door Slamming

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Posted: 8 Days 11 Hours ago by: Wings1969

No, you aren't. From what I read on Google, they refer to the noise as a distressed tree needing emergency watering. The thing is, from what tree? Could it be from my neighbors central air unit, I really don't think it could that be that

Re: Wiring (thread)

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Posted: 8 Days 11 Hours ago by: micky

Wow, I wrote my little complaint list before reading yours. You have me beat by 100 miles.

Re: Wiring (thread)

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Posted: 8 Days 11 Hours ago by: micky

I'haven't seen something tthis important, but there were 3 flaws in my house, which was 4 years old and was owned by a single guy who either didn't notice them or didn't mind. The switches by the stairway, next to the down-pointing, ha

Re: Wiring (thread)

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Posted: 8 Days 13 Hours ago by: Jim Joyce

I bought a newly built house in 2019 that came with a 1-year builder's warranty. During that first year, I put in about 3 dozen warranty claims, most of which were for electrical issues. Most of the issues were a result of improperly st

Re: Wiring (thread)

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Posted: 8 Days 15 Hours ago by: rbowman

You're not the Lone Ranger. Wire nuts a fine if used correctly; usually they aren't.

Re: MTG - What an F'in idiot. She responded to a 12 YO Tweet. (thread)

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Posted: 8 Days 17 Hours ago by: MikeJ

You bet. She's one of the few in Washington that would rather spend $40B on this country than on corrupt Ukraine. BFD.

Re: MTG - What an F'in idiot. She responded to a 12 YO Tweet. (thread)

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Posted: 8 Days 17 Hours ago by: philo

It's called encyclopedic ignorance.

Re: OT: I did that! (thread)

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Posted: 8 Days 18 Hours ago by: Randy Patzkowski

I have natural immunity so don't need to worry about the Fauci-19 virus or the depop clot-shots.

Re: MTG - What an F'in idiot. She responded to a 12 YO Tweet. (thread)

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Posted: 8 Days 18 Hours ago by: Randy Patzkowski

Speaking of tweets, how about this little democrat liar? Disinformation Diva Nina Jankowicz Spread Alfa Bank Hoax Before 2016 Election https://www.breitbart.com/politics/2022/05/11/disinformation-diva-nina-jankowicz-spread-alfa-bank-ho

Wiring

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Posted: 8 Days 19 Hours ago by: philo

A friend just bought his first house. He had an electrician come in to quote some upgrades, One was two replace two, non working baseboard heaters. I told him to let me check it first as since both heaters were on the same breaker, I tho

Re: MTG - What an F'in idiot. She responded to a 12 YO Tweet. (thread)

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Posted: 8 Days 19 Hours ago by: Karen

I don't think the cabbage-head-in-chief could even respond to a tweet.

Re: OT: I did that! (thread)

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Posted: 8 Days 19 Hours ago by: lacksey

But you should stop pointing that out so that more stupid antivaxers end up dead.

Re: OT: Dominion voting machines hidden feature (thread)

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Posted: 8 Days 19 Hours ago by: Karen

I suspect the dems are busy "tuning up" the cheat-o-matic voting machines so they don't have to use their 2000 Mules this time.

Re: OT: I did that! (thread)

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Posted: 8 Days 19 Hours ago by: Rod Speed

What those fools don't tell you is that that doesn't kill you when that is caused by an mRNA vaccine and that covid has already killed something like 10M people.

Re: OT: I did that! (thread)

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Posted: 8 Days 19 Hours ago by: Annie Vaxxer

CDC Study finds Covid-19 Vaccination increases risk of suffering Autoimmune Disease Myocarditis by 13,200% https://prepareforchange.net/2022/05/10/cdc-study-finds-covid-19-vaccination-increases-risk-of-suffering-autoimmune-disease-myocard

Re: OT: Somebody Test This For Me - Dial A Local Number (thread)

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Posted: 9 Days ago by: Mark Lloyd

On 5/10/22 21:49, Ed Pawlowski wrote [snip] We had 5-digit dialing here until about 1990 (when the new electronic exchange was put in). People who have been here awhile often give numbers as 7-xxxx. Interestingly, with my grandparents

Re: OT: Somebody Test This For Me - Dial A Local Number (thread)

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Posted: 9 Days ago by: Marilyn Manson

In your case it has/had nothing to do with 988. In other cases it changed specifically due to 988. In other cases, like mine, nothing is changing. 7 digit dialing is still OK. <https://www.fcc.gov/document/fact-sheet-988-suicide-prevent

Re: OT: Somebody Test This For Me - Dial A Local Number (thread)

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Posted: 9 Days ago by: Mark Lloyd

[snip] I've had to dial 10 digits for a long time now. It has nothing to do with 988, but an overlay area code. I didn't hear of anyone using that new code until recently, but they still required all 10 digits.

MTG - What an F'in idiot. She responded to a 12 YO Tweet.

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Posted: 9 Days ago by: Marilyn Manson

This is the kind of representation that some people want in Washington. She deleted it, but she can't deny it. As they say "screenshots are forever". https://imgur.com/gallery/2ueW8mW

Re: OT: Somebody Test This For Me - Dial A Local Number (thread)

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Posted: 9 Days 1 Hour ago by: Mark Lloyd

[snip] I got the same thing here (on Verizon). No country name was ever displayed. There has been an overlay area code here for about 2 decades, and we are required to dial 10 digits for local calls.

Re: OT: Dominion voting machines hidden feature (thread)

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Posted: 9 Days 2 Hours ago by: Frank

Dems are hyping up that pandemic will return in the fall. I'm sure they do not want to maintain the voting that toke place last time just to continue the fraud.

Re: OT: Dominion voting machines hidden feature (thread)

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Posted: 9 Days 3 Hours ago by: Pthirus Pubis

THIS Is What Happened in 2020 -- Wake Up! The mainstream media refuses to shed light on the massive fraud that took place during the 2020 election...I spoke to Trump spokesperson Liz Harrington about what really happened and what we can

Re: OT: Dominion voting machines hidden feature (thread)

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Posted: 9 Days 4 Hours ago by: danny burstein

Meanwhile, in the reality based universe, even OANN made a groveling apology yesterday.

Re: OT: Dominion voting machines hidden feature

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Posted: 9 Days 4 Hours ago by: Randy Patzkowski

LOL, Looks like Trump and Lindell are telling the truth.

Re: OT: Somebody Test This For Me - Dial A Local Number (thread)

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Posted: 9 Days 4 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

Many have, we have not. We're not even on the list to move to 10 digits when 988 is implemented. In 2001, we got a new area code and our old one became to dedicated to a larger metropolitan area that we use to share it with. That area c

Putin Trump ACTUALLY Thought NATO Was "Weak" ?

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Posted: 9 Days 11 Hours ago by: bruce bowser

Trump saw US allies like Merkel and Trudeau as 'weak' but adversaries like Putin and Xi as 'strong,' his former Pentagon chief said Yahoo News - May 10, 2022 -- https://news.yahoo.com/trump-saw-us-allies-merkel-214115423.html =============

Re: OT: Somebody Test This For Me - Dial A Local Number (thread)

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Posted: 9 Days 13 Hours ago by: rbowman

Ask me the phone number of my own phone... This entire state only has one area code which makes it easy to remember. If you've got more than one area code in 147,000 square miles you've got too many people.

Re: OT: Somebody Test This For Me - Dial A Local Number (thread)

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Posted: 9 Days 15 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

Oh, you will at some point. I've been doing it for many years. When I first moved to CT in 1981 if you were in town you only had to dial five numbers. 928-xxxx was just 8xxx from another 928 phone. Couple of years later it was 0 d

Re: OT: Somebody Test This For Me - Dial A Local Number (thread)

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Posted: 9 Days 16 Hours ago by: micky

We've been doing it for years in Maryland too, and I don't think it had anything to do with planning for 988. It seems inevitable if you have overlapping area codes. And Maryland once had 310 or maybe 301. Then they added 410 for Bal

Re: OT: Somebody Test This For Me - Dial A Local Number (thread)

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Posted: 9 Days 17 Hours ago by: Bob F

We've been doing it for years.

Re: OT: Somebody Test This For Me - Dial A Local Number (thread)

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Posted: 9 Days 17 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

I do not need to dial 10 digits within my area code. When dialing a 7 digit number, my Samsung S21 considers the first couple of digits to be a country code and displays the country's name. SWMBO's Pixel (same plan, same prefix as min

Re: OT: Somebody Test This For Me - Dial A Local Number (thread)

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Posted: 9 Days 17 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

My state is listed, but my area code is not, therefore I don't need to use the area code within my area code. Seems like dialing 10-digits to call the house next door could drive people over the edge. 988 is going to be extra busy. ;-)

Re: OT: Somebody Test This For Me - Dial A Local Number (thread)

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Posted: 9 Days 18 Hours ago by: Frank

I had not recalled the reason given so Googled it: "Why do I have to dial area code for local calls 2021? Some US callers must now use 10-digit dialing as FCC sets up 988 crisis hotline. Callers in parts of 35 states and one US territor

Re: OT: Somebody Test This For Me - Dial A Local Number (thread)

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Posted: 9 Days 19 Hours ago by: Dean Hoffman

In Nebraska too.

Re: GE Hotpoint range fire hazard: it happened to us

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Posted: 9 Days 19 Hours ago by: vikaval

I am at my boyfriends ranch. This house is quite old. The appliances aren’t too modern. I just took all of the pans out from the oven to make cookies... I turned it on and flamed shot out inside and I got a horrible smell... I was looking

Re: OT: Somebody Test This For Me - Dial A Local Number (thread)

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Posted: 9 Days 19 Hours ago by: Frank

Now here in DE we even have to use the area code in calling a local number.

Re: what is the plaster like gunk that clogs my drainpipe?

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Posted: 9 Days 21 Hours ago by: findingZ0 aka findin

I am the OP and just got an email that someone has replied to my 14 yr old post. Glad it wasn't an emergency... I'm guessing that since our pipes reflect our diet, that what we have here, me drooges, is the plumbing version of atheroscleros

Re: T OT: not so fun Russian Tank video (45 seconds) (thread)

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Posted: 9 Days 21 Hours ago by: T

ya.

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 9 Days 22 Hours ago by: T

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Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 9 Days 22 Hours ago by: T

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Re: OT: Somebody Test This For Me - Dial A Local Number (thread)

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Posted: 9 Days 22 Hours ago by: Dean Hoffman

I get a message telling me to redial and include the area code. U.S. Mobile which works off Verizon. iPhone. 15.4.1 which is the latest software.

Re: OT: Somebody Test This For Me - Dial A Local Number (thread)

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Posted: 9 Days 22 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

I'm Android Samsung on ATT. I got a recording telling me to use the area code and the call did not go through. The phone recognized the number I was calling though.

Re: Sump pump

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Posted: 9 Days 22 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

If it sucks up enough mud it can clog the pump or the outlet. I'd dig it down another 3" to 4" and put a layer of brick on the bottom.

OT: Somebody Test This For Me - Dial A Local Number

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Posted: 9 Days 23 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

Does the following happen on all cell phones? I'm using an Android phone on Verizon. If I dial a local number - without using the area code - the system (?) picks up the first digit/digits as a country code. It then displays the country n

Re: Sump pump

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Posted: 9 Days 23 Hours ago by: Dean Hoffman

That depends on the environment and what the sump pump is pumping. The sump pump pit at my farmhouse shouldn't have mud in it. It pumps water from a basement sink and shower. An outside sump pump pit could be an entirely differen

Re: Must I pre-load a tile roof prior to applying stucco on new construction?

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Posted: 10 Days ago by: Perla

Does installing all roof tile in 1 day without loading it first count as weithing the roof? Stucco not done yet. Sorry to ask here for different project

Re: what is the plaster like gunk that clogs my drainpipe?

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Posted: 10 Days ago by: K&M

I've had the exact same problem. About once or twice a year, I have to blast through with a snake, though my deposits tend to gather at the end of the pipe just before it pours into the septic tank. It is a chalky, hard, but crumbly, crus

Re: OT. Illegal Protests (thread)

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Posted: 10 Days 1 Hour ago by: Frank

If anyone in the press gives her trouble they will be called either a racist or a homophobe.

Re: "I'm Not A Moron" Says Sen Ted Cruz (R-TX) (thread)

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Posted: 10 Days 3 Hours ago by: bruce bowser

In the end, there is nothing but truth and lies.

T OT: not so fun Russian Tank video (45 seconds)

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Posted: 10 Days 3 Hours ago by: bruce bowser

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cODjC1lH3WE

Re: "I'm Not A Moron" Says Sen Ted Cruz (R-TX) (thread)

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Posted: 10 Days 3 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

That's from October 2010. What a difference a decade makes! Today, anything that resembles a "reasonable republican" gets called RINO by the party/voters, a loser by tRump and doesn't stand a chance of winning. Morons like Cruz just ke

Re: OT. Illegal Protests (thread)

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Posted: 10 Days 4 Hours ago by: rbowman

Joe scored two points for that one -- a carpet muncher of color.

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 10 Days 5 Hours ago by: Randy Patzkowski

Ad hominem lefties love to call conservatives anti-vaxxers. What derogatory name will Team_4 be calling people who choose IC engines?

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 10 Days 5 Hours ago by: Frank

All of the energy in a battery is self contained. The fire company cannot even extinguish an electric car. It takes oxygen for gasoline to continue burning. I suspect you will not understand this because I wrote it.

Re: OT. Illegal Protests (thread)

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Posted: 10 Days 5 Hours ago by: Karinee Jean-Piere

Biden’s New Press Secretary (Little Red Lying Hood's replacement) Claimed Trump Stole the 2016 Election https://www.thegatewaypundit.com/2022/05/bidens-new-white-house-press-secretary-claimed-trump-stole-2016-election/ Karine Jean-P

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 10 Days 6 Hours ago by: trader_4

Maybe you should watch some videos of the many gas powered vehicles that catch fire and burn up every day around the world. And start getting some news from places besides some unknown right wing religion website? Interesting how elect

Re: OT. Illegal Protests (thread)

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Posted: 10 Days 6 Hours ago by: trader_4

There you go again. Scott didn't say that you calling us stupid is ad hominem, though it is. Let's review. I posted a list of some of the many awful things Trump did that disgraced the conservative movement. They are factual. To which

Re: OT. Illegal Protests (thread)

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Posted: 10 Days 6 Hours ago by: trader_4

Right, all of the above totally factual things Trump said and did that are on the record never happened. Then you get upset when people call you Trumptards. You should also look up the definition of ad hominem. This is one step removed

Re: OT. Illegal Protests (thread)

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Posted: 10 Days 6 Hours ago by: Frank

I found the history of condoms in Wiki to be interesting: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_condoms I'm still scratching my head over the use of tortoise shells and horns.

OT: fun Russian Tank video (45 seconds)

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Posted: 10 Days 10 Hours ago by: T

https://twitter.com/ItsBorys/status/1523664324950036480

Re: "I'm Not A Moron" Says Sen Ted Cruz (R-TX) (thread)

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Posted: 10 Days 12 Hours ago by: bud--

Shades of "I am not a witch" <https://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2010/10/05/130353168/-i-m-not-a-witch-republican-senate-candidate-christine-o-donnell-says-in-new-ad> She was one of several republican candidates who lost the election

Re: OT. Illegal Protests (thread)

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Posted: 10 Days 16 Hours ago by: rbowman

https://www.onecondoms.com/blogs/education/what-ever-happened-to-lambskin-condoms Only Trojan makes them currently but BITD I think I bought Ramses. They came in a blue, hard plastic capsule. One evening when I was emptying my pockets

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 10 Days 17 Hours ago by: Fred

It is completely trivial to check the balance sheets of the majors, fuckwit.

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 10 Days 19 Hours ago by: Bob F

Just because to have a nonsense claim you cannot back up?

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 10 Days 20 Hours ago by: Fred

The majors don't finance new wells with loans. Just because some fool journo claims something...

Re: OT: I did that! (thread)

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Posted: 10 Days 20 Hours ago by: Karen

Gas Prices Reach All-Time High on Monday — Up 20 Cents in One Week and DOUBLE the Price Since 2020 Election https://www.thegatewaypundit.com/2022/05/bidenomics-action-gas-prices-reach-time-high-monday-20-cents-one-week-double-price-sin

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 10 Days 21 Hours ago by: Rod Speed

The majors don't finance new wells with loans. Just because some fool journo claims something...

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 10 Days 22 Hours ago by: Bob F

Those wonderful cheap oil prices the righties are raving about were exactly the reason the oil prices are high now. New oil production cost more than the low prices they could get, so producers could not get loans to create new wells.

Re: "I'm Not A Moron" Says Sen Ted Cruz (R-TX) (thread)

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Posted: 10 Days 23 Hours ago by: bruce bowser

Just T?

Re: 428,000 New Jobs - President Biden

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Posted: 10 Days 23 Hours ago by: bruce bowser

That way people around the facility won't have their rents rise by $140,000. Ocasio-Cortez was re-elected, too.

Re: OT. Illegal Protests (thread)

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Posted: 11 Days 2 Hours ago by: Frank

Calling you and traitor stupid is not ad hominem. It is a fact.

Re: OT. Illegal Protests (thread)

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Posted: 11 Days 2 Hours ago by: Scott Lurndal

You are clearly too dumb to understand what "ad hominem" actually means. Criticizing a person's policies and speech isn't ad hominem.

Re: OT. Illegal Protests (thread)

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Posted: 11 Days 3 Hours ago by: Dean Hoffman

There's a commercial on TV lately talking about condoms being made of sausage casing long ago. I think using the pill was considered risky health wise. Then there were the homes for unwed mothers. Those might've been dying out in t

Re: OT. Illegal Protests (thread)

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Posted: 11 Days 3 Hours ago by: Frank

You are too dumb to realize that all of your attacks are ad hominem with Trump.

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 11 Days 4 Hours ago by: Scott Lurndal

No, that's not true. What I fully expect is that gas prices will follow the standard scarcity curve (which will become exponential over time). Normal inflation would have gas prices at $3.00+/gallon today (given the $1.70/gal in the

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 11 Days 4 Hours ago by: trader_4

That's irrelevant to his claim. He's sayng that oil prices and profits are suddenly higher, implying it's corporate greed. Why wouldn't those same companies have done the same thing during all the other administrations? The pandemic did

Re: OT. Illegal Protests (thread)

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Posted: 11 Days 4 Hours ago by: 2000 Mules

The biggest hurdle we have is getting people to realize just what evil liars that ABC, CBS, CNN, Fox and NBC really are.

Re: OT. Illegal Protests (thread)

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Posted: 11 Days 4 Hours ago by: Scott Lurndal

Pot. Kettle. Black.

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 11 Days 5 Hours ago by: Cindy Hamilton

Which of those presidents had a pandemic during their term? Ok, Trump, but he skated on most of that, leaving a mess for Biden. Ok, what do you want Biden to do? Put the XL pipeline back on? Do you think OPEC cares about Canadian ta

Re: OT. Illegal Protests (thread)

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Posted: 11 Days 5 Hours ago by: trader_4

As expected, the usual ad hominem attack because the above facts are accurate on record and irrefutable. I'll leave it for others to determine who's stupid and duped.

Re: 428,000 New Jobs - President Biden

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Posted: 11 Days 5 Hours ago by: trader_4

Google broken again? https://www.yalemedicine.org/news/coronavirus-vaccine-blood-clots "The clotting disorder is called thrombosis with thrombocytopenia syndrome (TTS), and it is rare—an updated safety analysis showed that, as of Marc

Re: OT. Illegal Protests (thread)

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Posted: 11 Days 5 Hours ago by: Frank

It is unfortunate that you have been completely duped by the media and are too stupid to realize this.

Re: 428,000 New Jobs - President Biden

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Posted: 11 Days 5 Hours ago by: trader_4

You mean like at Amazon's new facility in NYC, where the average pay is $140K? Oh wait, that doesn't exist because AOC and the rest of the crazy Democrats killed it.

Re: 428,000 New Jobs - President Biden

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Posted: 11 Days 6 Hours ago by: trader_4

Right, what we're seeing on the nightly news, all the migrants pouring in, being encouraged to come here by Biden and the Democrats, is just fake news. And there are 170K waiting in Mexico to pour in the second that Biden gets to lift t

Re: 428,000 New Jobs - President Biden

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Posted: 11 Days 6 Hours ago by: trader_4

If that was the case, unemployment would not be at 3.6%, near record lows and you would not see help wanted signs everywhere. Biden deserves part of the blame for inflation, even worse, he was last seen trying to pour more gas on that

Re: China (thread)

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Posted: 11 Days 6 Hours ago by: trader_4

That's a good one. And at the end of four years, what did he accomplish with regard to China? It's the same with other issues, eg the immigration problem and healthcare. We heard endless ranting, but Trump never even put forth a sing

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 11 Days 6 Hours ago by: trader_4

Right. He picked people who were the very best, exceptional, brilliant people. Then when they were loyal to the Constitution and country instead of blindly doing Trump's crazy and llegal bidding, they were suddenly no good bums. Poor w

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 11 Days 6 Hours ago by: trader_4

That's true and Biden and the libs gave them cover for it. They want gas at $7 so that people will use less of it. And the world knows Biden is weak and feeble. If we had a strong president, they could effectively twist the arms of oil

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 11 Days 6 Hours ago by: trader_4

Funny how that didn't happen during Trump's terms, Bush's terms, Obama's terms. They just suddenly got greedy now? That's what corporations are supposed to do, maximize profits. One key difference is Biden gave them the green light, th

Re: OT. Illegal Protests (thread)

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Posted: 11 Days 6 Hours ago by: trader_4

One lie after another. Trying to extort Zelensky by withholding arms to try to get him to launch investigations into absurd conspiracy theories, ie that the DNC servers were taken to Ukraine by some Ukranian because Crowdstrike is a Ukr

Re: OT. Illegal Protests (thread)

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Posted: 11 Days 7 Hours ago by: Frank

I suspect she was rebuked by someone in the clergy but it was not official. It happened to me once.

Re: China (thread)

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Posted: 11 Days 18 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

Run it at 2x speed. It sounds like he's from...well, you know.

Re: OT. Illegal Protests (thread)

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Posted: 11 Days 21 Hours ago by: rbowman

So she says... https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_excommunicable_offences_in_the_Catholic_Church#1983_Code_of_Canon_Law Canon 1324 includes a number of exceptions from excommunicable offences: By a person who had only the imper

Re: 428,000 New Jobs - President Biden

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Posted: 11 Days 22 Hours ago by: bruce bowser

Says who? Your heroes Putin? Marjorie? or Trump?

Re: 428,000 New Jobs - President Biden

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Posted: 12 Days ago by: Pthirus Pubis

Take the opposite of whatever a democrat claims and you'll be closer to the truth.

Re: OT. Illegal Protests (thread)

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Posted: 12 Days ago by: Frank

I just read with interest that Madonna said she was excommunicated three times for antics in her music.

Re: OT. Illegal Protests (thread)

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Posted: 12 Days 5 Hours ago by: Karen

Your team fell off the cliff a long time ago Pro-abortion protesters gathered outside of Justice Kavanaugh’s home in the Washington DC area on Saturday. The protesters were chanting, “No Uterus, No opinion!” Suddenly, the Democrat

Re: 428,000 New Jobs - President Biden

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Posted: 12 Days 10 Hours ago by: bruce bowser

CBS News "Employers added 428,000 new jobs in April, on par with growth in March. The unemployment rate stayed unchanged at 3.6%." Job growth held steady in April as payrolls rose by 428000 CBS News - Sat, May 7, 2022

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Posted: 12 Days 14 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

What more can you say? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RDrfE9I8_hs&ab_channel=HuffPostEntertainment

Re: "I'm Not A Moron" Says Sen Ted Cruz (R-TX) (thread)

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Posted: 12 Days 14 Hours ago by: Bob F

G.T. ?

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Posted: 12 Days 15 Hours ago by: Doorlocks

So you had to insult somebody who asked a question. The only problem is is you are the one who is wrong. I have owned Corolla‘s since 1978 that is the only make that I have ever bought. My 2016 Toyota would never allow my keys to be locke

Re: "I'm Not A Moron" Says Sen Ted Cruz (R-TX) (thread)

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Posted: 12 Days 16 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

Even if turns out that it was a liberal clerk, Cruz is still a moron.

Re: "I'm Not A Moron" Says Sen Ted Cruz (R-TX) (thread)

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Posted: 12 Days 17 Hours ago by: hubops

If you REALLY need to declare it - .. you probably are. John T.

Re: OT. Illegal Protests (thread)

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Posted: 12 Days 19 Hours ago by: Fred

Yeah, but given that he once was a union rep, that is hardly surprising. Yeah, initially hijacked by the Tea Party clowns and then by Trump. Not hard to see why they are sticking with Trump for now given that he did get close to half

"I'm Not A Moron" Says Sen Ted Cruz (R-TX)

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Posted: 12 Days 19 Hours ago by: Transition Zone

Ted Cruz Declares To The Nation, "I'm Not A Moron." Politics USA - May 6, 2022

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Posted: 12 Days 19 Hours ago by: bruce bowser

"Employers added jobs 428,000 jobs in April, extending a remarkable comeback in the labor market. The unemployment rate held steady at 3.6% — matching its lowest level since the start of the pandemic." The U.S. Jobs Market Continues Its

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Posted: 12 Days 20 Hours ago by: Loose Cannon

You don't tell anybody anything. You are the untermensch and like all jew pigs, you'll do as you are told.

Re: OT. Illegal Protests (thread)

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Posted: 12 Days 20 Hours ago by: Bob F

Reagan would be called a RINO or worse by today's Repubs, showing just how far off the right wing cliff that party has gone.

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Lololol

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I live in. Manufactured home and they are 79x 35. Pain in the ars.

Re: OT. Illegal Protests (thread)

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Posted: 12 Days 22 Hours ago by: Fred

Like what specifically ? Of course this is the fool that believes that Raygun was the best president ever.

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Posted: 12 Days 22 Hours ago by: Rod Speed

butch <7ce27dd01c3562cae1822be476324d3f@example.com> wrote You're a bit late after 18 years, stupid.

Re: OT: Craigslist Nonsense (thread)

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Posted: 12 Days 22 Hours ago by: Jock

Yeah, facebook works much better.

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 12 Days 23 Hours ago by: Jim Joyce

If it's only 2, then it's Florida and Texas, obviously, but is it really limited to only 2?

Re: OT. Illegal Protests (thread)

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Posted: 12 Days 23 Hours ago by: Frank

Your mind works in mysterious ways. What Trump did in office should have been a wet dream for someone that calls himself a conservative.

Re: OT. Illegal Protests (thread)

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Posted: 13 Days ago by: Frank

Girl here had an illegitimate kid. Got pregnant again and got a legal abortion. Got pregnant again and had second legal abortion which was botched and she died. She was 19. Family sued and collected from abortion clinic and doctor.

Re: OT. Illegal Protests (thread)

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Posted: 13 Days ago by: trader_4

When the party leadership is cowering in fear of Trump, accepting and spreading his lies, I'd say that they are indeed whackos or just gutless wonders, only concerned about their own re-election, not about truth, honesty and morality.

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Posted: 13 Days ago by: PappaWheelie PappaWh

Hi all, I just came across this conversation and thought I might add my 2 cents as a happy and healthy user of Springtime #12 Distilled water since late 1988 (~33 years) and, as well, a clear-eyed realist with regard to Big Iron Drilling's

Re: What type screws for wood siding?

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Posted: 13 Days ago by: Ed Pawlowski

You tell him, 18 years later.

Re: OT. Illegal Protests (thread)

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Posted: 13 Days ago by: Ed Pawlowski

Agree with most of that. When we were teenagers if nothing else, fear of pregnancy was a motivator to keep your pants on. You did not want to bring shame to your family. Birth control was not readily available. Did you know the fir

Re: OT: Craigslist Nonsense (thread)

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Posted: 13 Days 1 Hour ago by: hubops

I've bought and sold a few things on Kijiji < our Craigslist > and on facebook's local Buy & Sell - mixed results - but there seems to always be one or two questionable replies ... I usually reply once - just in case my fir

Re: OT. Illegal Protests (thread)

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Posted: 13 Days 1 Hour ago by: Cindy Hamilton

A different generation all the way back to the Romans (and quite likely before).

Re: What type screws for wood siding?

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Posted: 13 Days 1 Hour ago by: butch

What kind of person says things like that if you think there not good then hire license contractors don’t be spreading prejudice and hate!

Re: OT: Craigslist Nonsense (thread)

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Posted: 13 Days 1 Hour ago by: Frank

I had heard of setting up free Google voice to get a phone number to use for cases like this. https://support.google.com/voice/answer/115061?hl=en&co=GENIE.Platform%3DDesktop I have never used Craig's list but did use Facebook where my

Re: OT. Illegal Protests (thread)

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Posted: 13 Days 2 Hours ago by: rbowman

Must have been a different generation. Sex, drugs, and rock'n'roll baby.

Re: OT. Illegal Protests (thread)

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Posted: 13 Days 4 Hours ago by: Cindy Hamilton

More in the breach than the observance. Why do you think there were inheritance laws involving bastardy, and so many euphemisms for the condition? Not just kids. I was born out of wedlock in 1957. My father offered to divorce his wif

OT: Craigslist Nonsense

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Posted: 13 Days 5 Hours ago by: Wade Garrett

I've been doing some "Spring Cleaning" of stuff I don't need/use any more and posted several items for sale on the local Craigslist. Good pictures, accurate and descriptive copy and priced right. Responses start to come in within the fir

Re: OT. Illegal Protests (thread)

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Posted: 13 Days 5 Hours ago by: Dean Hoffman

This commentary is what people in my area and generation were brought up with. <https://thefederalist.com/2022/05/05/sex-is-never-trivial-its-a-life-and-death-act/> The short version is intercourse is for after the wedding, not befor

Re: OT. Illegal Protests (thread)

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Posted: 13 Days 6 Hours ago by: Frank

Moot point. How much do you want to bet that if the congress passes a bill that allows abortion to term that Biden will not sign it?

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Posted: 13 Days 12 Hours ago by: micky

Well, I take it back. My bad. Thanks for the correction. That still leaves his last line about monsters throuhout history who despise Democratic instituations. There are plenty of the right like that too, in the USA, including rece

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 13 Days 13 Hours ago by: rbowman

Give Hawaii back to the natives? What would we do without Mazie Hirono? "Senator Mazie Hirono @maziehirono I can’t think of a single comparable thing that the government can do to men that even comes close to forcing a woman to have a

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 13 Days 14 Hours ago by: T

Oh joy. More footage on rolling fire bombs: https://flagandcross.com/alarming-two-electric-buses-spontaneously-explode-entire-fleet-taken-off-the-road-biden-should-watch-this/

Re: 428,000 New Jobs - President Biden

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Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 13 Days 14 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

Good point. We should go back to 48 states. I know what 2 to eliminate.

Re: OT. Illegal Protests (thread)

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Posted: 13 Days 15 Hours ago by: Jock

Yeah, plenty have been done by those raped by roman catholic priests.

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Posted: 13 Days 15 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

Randy, John, Ken, so many fairly new participants. It's *almost* hard to tell who is who anymore. ;-)

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Posted: 13 Days 15 Hours ago by: Bob F

As well they should. Better pay, and jobs where they are treated well.

Re: OT. Illegal Protests (thread)

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Posted: 13 Days 15 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

He's fickle for sure but I don't see "point of birth"

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 13 Days 16 Hours ago by: rbowman

Trump made very may bad decisions, most involving personnel. Fauci should never have been let near a microphone. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/White_House_Coronavirus_Task_Force Several other members of the task force were suspect. How

Re: OT. Illegal Protests (thread)

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Posted: 13 Days 16 Hours ago by: rbowman

https://www.catholicleague.org/bidens-evolving-views-on-abortion/ Whichever way the wind is blowing...

Re: 428,000 New Jobs - President Biden

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Posted: 13 Days 16 Hours ago by: Dean Hoffman

The participation rate is still a bit down pre Covid according to the USA article. "Meanwhile, Americans who were caring for children or staying home out of COVID fears have been streaming back into a hot labor market with sharply

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 13 Days 16 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

Good point. Who was president when it started?

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 13 Days 16 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

Simple. They are nice people and care about you and me. They are making up for when oil was dirt cheap and they could not get rid of it. Good explanation on that series, Out of Stock.

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Posted: 13 Days 17 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

I saw on the news tonight for every seeker of employment there are two jobs available. Some people retired early because of Covid, others are just looking for better pay.

Re: OT. Illegal Protests (thread)

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Posted: 13 Days 17 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

Come on Frank, you are smarter than that. You listen to Trump too much and desregard the truth https://www.newsweek.com/fact-check-does-joe-biden-support-late-term-abortion-until-birth-like-donald-trump-claimed-1536686

Re: OT. Illegal Protests (thread)

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Posted: 13 Days 17 Hours ago by: Bob F

LOL! You've got to be kidding!

Re: OT. Illegal Protests (thread)

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Posted: 13 Days 17 Hours ago by: Bob F

Most of the mass murders at churches are done by right wing rascist gun nuts. Where are all these vandalism cases by lefties? In the ultra right fascist fantasies.

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 13 Days 17 Hours ago by: Bob F

Funny how gas prices are higher and fossil fuel corporate profits are up WAY more than gas prices. Record profits! Why would corporations want to change anything?

Re: 428,000 New Jobs - President Biden

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Posted: 13 Days 17 Hours ago by: Bob F

With only 9 deaths related to that problem. With the many thousands of lives saved by the J&J vaccine, it was not that bad. But the MRNA vaccines are even better, and safer.

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Posted: 13 Days 17 Hours ago by: Bob F

Clearly, that has been demonstrated to not be true. Plenty of places that cut off the checks earlier than others saw no corresponding increase in job seekers, especially for crappy underpaid jobs. People went back to work when employer

Re: OT. Illegal Protests (thread)

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Posted: 13 Days 18 Hours ago by: Frank

The old fool said abortion should be allowed right up to the point of birth. If the Catholic Church had any balls they would excommunicate him.

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 13 Days 18 Hours ago by: rbowman

No, the hysterical response to covid by our 'leaders' did.

Re: OT. Illegal Protests (thread)

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Posted: 13 Days 18 Hours ago by: rbowman

I think the Church lost them around 1962.

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 13 Days 19 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

Did you ee any of the series Out of Stock? Explains it well. It is on Discovery+ and probably your cable company "on demand" My take on it, the oil companies are happy right now. Increase production? Nah, no reason too. Reality i

Re: OT. Illegal Protests (thread)

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Posted: 13 Days 19 Hours ago by: Frank

Difference is that the wackos on the right are not the party leadership.

Re: OT. Illegal Protests (thread)

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Posted: 13 Days 19 Hours ago by: trader_4

https://www.catholicnewsagency.com/tags/509/church-vandalism https://thetablet.org/another-statue-vandalized-outside-a-catholic-church-in-nyc/ https://www.usccb.org/committees/religious-liberty/Backgrounder-Attacks-on-Catholic-Churches-

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 13 Days 20 Hours ago by: trader_4

Actually I've made plenty of posts here that are critical of Biden and Ptsaki. I just made one today in another thread about her and that she would not speak out against protestors going to SC justices homes. I've made many posts about H

Re: 428,000 New Jobs - President Biden

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Posted: 13 Days 20 Hours ago by: John A. Smith

Yah and propagandist_4 is ignoring Biden's miserable market failure as well. https://populistpress.com/bidenomics-stocks-are-having-their-worst-start-to-a-year-since-1939/

Re: OT. Illegal Protests (thread)

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Posted: 13 Days 20 Hours ago by: micky

I see both sides of this, but this particular webpage loses all credibility when it says "They [the left] have promised protests at Catholic churches this weekend. They have vandalized other churches. They have behaved like other monster

Re: 428,000 New Jobs - President Biden

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Posted: 13 Days 21 Hours ago by: Ken

Failure to receive a check from the government might also have had an effect.

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Posted: 13 Days 21 Hours ago by: Bob F

That's nice!

Re: 428,000 New Jobs - President Biden

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Posted: 13 Days 21 Hours ago by: Randy Patzkowski

All libtards need another clot-booster jab. But don't worry though, Flip-Flop Fauci says they are safe. ROFLMAO! https://www.breitbart.com/health/2022/05/06/fda-puts-strict-limits-johnson-and-johnson-vaccine-blood-clots/

Re: 428,000 New Jobs - President Biden

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Posted: 13 Days 22 Hours ago by: Scott Lurndal

Well, it sure as hell isn't Biden's. Biden inherited a Covid epidemic from his predecessor. A large portion of the inflation is due to supply side issues that started back in 2020, before Biden took office. Open borders are a fiction

Re: OT. Illegal Protests (thread)

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Posted: 13 Days 22 Hours ago by: trader_4

I saw Ptsaki asked about protesters showing up at justices homes. She had an excellent opportunity to say that it was inappropriate, that we all need to respect the courts and the process, even when we don't agree with their decisions.

OT. Illegal Protests

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Posted: 13 Days 22 Hours ago by: Dean Hoffman

It's illegal to protest at the Supreme Court Justices homes. <https://pjmedia.com/jchristianadams/2022/05/06/protests-at-supreme-court-justices-homes-are-crimes-n1595691>

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 13 Days 23 Hours ago by: Karen

Yet you are totally mum on your china-bribin' boy and his press secretary Little Red Lying Hood. Are you a political hack? Oh what I wouldn't give for some $1.89 gasoline and brutally honest tweets.

Re: 428,000 New Jobs - President Biden

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Posted: 13 Days 23 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

I wonder how Trump would have reacted to that news. Oh yeah, now I remember, he would taken credit for it. <https://www.nbcnews.com/politics/meet-the-press/data-show-trump-didn-t-build-great-economy-he-inherited-n1237793> <https://www

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Posted: 13 Days 23 Hours ago by: Otto von Guericke

Bad start capacitor? Drain the tank and jumper the pressure switch?

Re: 428,000 New Jobs - President Biden

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Posted: 13 Days 23 Hours ago by: Karen

Do you have to play myocarditis clot-shot roulette to get one of those jobs? Adverse Reaction 1126 https://odysee.com/@effetssecondaires:8/Adverse-Reaction-1126:1

Re: 428,000 New Jobs - President Biden

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Posted: 14 Days ago by: Frank

People just coming back to work after decline of the pandemic. I suppose you would also thank Biden for increased inflation, open borders and increased crime too. Oh, wait, you think that is Trump's fault.

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Posted: 14 Days 1 Hour ago by: Ed Pawlowski

Its broken.

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Posted: 14 Days 1 Hour ago by: Jimt

I have an air ace compressor, and it quit kicking on all at once, now it just makes a clicking noise when u flip it on,

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 14 Days 3 Hours ago by: trader_4

The hypocrisy of the evangelicals and other bible thumping Christians is amazing. Trump is a serial adulterer, dates porn stars, tells lies almost daily, insults people he disagrees with, smears the poor people crossing the border as mo

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 14 Days 3 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

Not surprising. He'd do anything for a photo-op. Like holding the bible. Do you think he ever read it? How about some truth about it from, of all places, the New York Times. They always tell the truth https://www.nytimes.com/2020/0

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 14 Days 4 Hours ago by: trader_4

I'd like for you to cite for us what exactly I've posted here that is extreme. Show us.

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 14 Days 5 Hours ago by: trader_4

Too bad he was in jail, he could have gone to Ohio to campaign for Vance with Greene, Boebert and Trump.

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 14 Days 5 Hours ago by: trader_4

Examples of where Ed has been lying. I can list plenty of your lies: Stolen election lies, those are whoppers. Anti-vax lies, whoppers too. Ivermectin lies Trump never said or did any of the horrible things we have video of him doing li

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Re: OT: Elon's cartoon on his political journey (thread)

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Posted: 14 Days 6 Hours ago by: Frank

In Commie Bob's mind if you believe in freedom of speech, limited government etc. you are a right wing nut job.

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 14 Days 9 Hours ago by: micky

They have 2 at a little shopping center I never go to. There are 3 bays at the parking garage closed to U of Maryland Hospital. But the biggest difference is that everyone has to go to a gas station for gas. With electric, 60 - 80%

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 14 Days 14 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

This is a great GOP candidate. I bet he makes you proud. https://imgur.com/gallery/0XXWSSE

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Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 14 Days 15 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

Anyone not extreme right is a lefty to you. Watched Dan Abrams Live tonight. The most popular governors in the 50 states are moderates. Both R and D. Like in MA, a Republican governor in a blue state or a Democrat in a red state lik

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Posted: 14 Days 16 Hours ago by: Clare Snyder

It couldn't happen to anyone but Micky, could it???

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 14 Days 16 Hours ago by: T

Good luck proving that with a legitimate science paper.

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Re: OT: Elon's cartoon on his political journey (thread)

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Posted: 14 Days 17 Hours ago by: T

Hi Bob, I thought Neill's description was great. He made me look up "defenestrated" and he hit it spot on. How are things out in the extreme left field? Anyone call you a communist lately? You still a member of the Volksgenossen? :-)

Re: OT: Elon's cartoon on his political journey (thread)

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Posted: 14 Days 18 Hours ago by: Bob F

He sure got that one wrong. It's the righties that have gone off the wacko rightie cliff.

Re: OT: Elon's cartoon on his political journey (thread)

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Posted: 14 Days 18 Hours ago by: Neill Massello

He was defenestrated from the Overton window.

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Blue tape is from the factory to keep stuff from moving and falling off inside the box, the blue tape can be taken off because after the frig is delivered it serves no purpose

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Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 14 Days 19 Hours ago by: Frank

Delaware and Bloom Energy extol the use of fuel cells to generate electricity here but there are conflicting reports: https://www.forbes.com/sites/christopherhelman/2020/02/13/the-forbes-investigation-how-bloom-energy-blew-through-billio

Re: I need suggestions on a weather facing insulation (thread)

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Posted: 14 Days 19 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

T says he wants to insulate some plastic pieces. Who knows what he's thinking.

Re: I need suggestions on a weather facing insulation (thread)

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Posted: 14 Days 21 Hours ago by: Clare Snyder

Not styrofam - the urea foam.

Re: I need suggestions on a weather facing insulation (thread)

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Posted: 14 Days 21 Hours ago by: Clare Snyder

What a useless setup!!!!! The BIG issue is the gap between the doors - not between the door and the frame

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 14 Days 21 Hours ago by: Dean Hoffman

The incentive for ethanol production is to add value to a bushel of corn. The feed value doesn't change by running corn through an ethanol plant. <https://farm-energy.extension.org/corn-for-biofuel-production/> I haven't done a mi

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 14 Days 22 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

Let me fix that for you... Seems to be spreading faster than the death rate of anti-vaxxers.

Re: Nevada Water Shortage - And The Vegas Mob Isn't Happy About It (thread)

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Posted: 14 Days 22 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

$5K reward if you find a body in Lake Mead. There's no mention of how old the bodies have to be. Seems like a win-win: Get rid of a few folks that you don't like and make some quick cash. https://i.imgur.com/vG6OZbF.jpg

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Posted: 14 Days 22 Hours ago by: T

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Posted: 14 Days 23 Hours ago by: T

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Re: Trump Said "Hitler Did A Lot Of Good Things" (thread)

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Posted: 15 Days ago by: Bob F

That's a Retrumplicon disease, as the tapes are clearly showing.

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 15 Days ago by: Bob F

Which is still way less than the trump[ virus among the non-vaccinated.

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 15 Days ago by: Bob F

And not nearly as far left as the righties here and any trump supporters are off to the wacko right.

Re: smart phone camera broken.

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Posted: 15 Days ago by: Rod Speed

micky <NONONOmisc07@fmguy.com> wrote But the best diagnosis checks the possibility to see if that is what happened.

Re: smart phone camera broken.

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Posted: 15 Days 1 Hour ago by: micky

I figured one of the supports broke, or slipped past where it should be, and the lens was facing the wrong direction, towards the insided of the phone where it was dark. I once took apart of fairly expensive ($100) camera and by goll

Re: Trump Said "Hitler Did A Lot Of Good Things" (thread)

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Posted: 15 Days 1 Hour ago by: micky

I was off. The 25% was really 23%. 32% might be right. They never do that. I knew they woudln't listen to me, but I wrote to Cruz, Kasiitch and I forget who the other one was, and I didn't even ask them to withdraw altogether, on

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 15 Days 2 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

Makes sense if the methanol can be made in the needed quantities without harming something else. The use of ethanol in gas has conflicting results. Should at least be seriously investigated. We really do have to get off of oil at

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 15 Days 3 Hours ago by: John A. Smith

Seems to be spreading faster than the Fauci-19 virus among the "vaccinated".

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 15 Days 3 Hours ago by: Frank

You cannot liquify hydrogen at the consumer level and high pressure tanks required. I previously mentioned Nobel Prize winning chemist, George Olah's, suggestion that methanol be used in fuel cells. You could use other liquifiable hyd

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 15 Days 3 Hours ago by: Cindy Hamilton

Ah, there's your ad hominem.

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 15 Days 3 Hours ago by: Cindy Hamilton

What, "off the rails"? "[G]ross exaggeration"? Those barely register as ad hominem. Now, these are ad hominem attacks: "Sleepy Joe", "Lyin' Ted", "a very low-energy kind of guy".

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 15 Days 3 Hours ago by: trader_4

IDK, Biden is pretty close to Bernie and AOC today. Before the last year, I would have agreed, but Biden has moved way to the left and totally blown it. Whether it's the border fiasco he's created again, calls for reckless spending that

Re: Trump Said "Hitler Did A Lot Of Good Things" (thread)

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Posted: 15 Days 4 Hours ago by: trader_4

I guess that's one way to look at it. I was thinking in the weeks just before the election that some of those down in the polls should withdraw, so that maybe more of their support would go to Dolan as opposed to Vance. This is sad, anot

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 15 Days 4 Hours ago by: trader_4

It's like I've said before. Mr. T only looks for whatever agrees with his already formed conclusions. And then he eagerly accepts and spreads it, without regard to the source or even if there is a source. We see this in everything, fro

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 15 Days 4 Hours ago by: Scott Lurndal

"T" does claim to be a rabid religious nutcase. Thomas Edison said it the best. "Religion is Bunk".

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 15 Days 4 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

Matter of perspective. To the far right Trumpians even a middle conservative is waaaaay left to them. This the RINO designation. Biden is definitely left but not nearly like AOC or Bernie.

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Posted: 15 Days 4 Hours ago by: trader_4

And no similar issues there right? Like having a 10,000 PSI tank of hydrogen gas in your car, in your garage. Or liquified hydrogen. That's the real problem with hydrogen, storing it and generating it, which would require either a trem

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 15 Days 4 Hours ago by: trader_4

I have yet to see actual cases of any school doing anything even remotely like that and the people rising up was actually the Republican government intervening in one state Florida. Might be something going on in another state or two, b

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 15 Days 4 Hours ago by: devnull

Yah, and they said Joe Bribem is a moderate. ROFLMAO!

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 15 Days 4 Hours ago by: devnull

And there you go again with another ad hominem attack.

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 15 Days 5 Hours ago by: trader_4

Also for Mr. T the essential change at Netflix that made them go "bad" wasn't any change in programming, it was Obama going on the board. I'm sure that his masters found some things to bitch about, but I'll wager that the reason they deci

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 15 Days 5 Hours ago by: trader_4

It never ceases to amaze me how whenever someone disagrees with even one part of your agenda, you label them as part of the lib side that you hate and claim that they are in favor of whatever you can dredge up that any lib, anywhere has s

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 15 Days 5 Hours ago by: trader_4

There you go again, off the rails as usual, with another gross exaggeration. What is appropriate for five year olds to hear about gender, sexual identity, etc is a legitimate issue, but it's only "dirty" if you're some kind of prude nu

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Posted: 15 Days 15 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

This is why you are such an ass. The public did not rise up against me because the public has no idea what I tell my kids. You, as a Trumpite, want to censor me though. You want to control people. Just like the Commies. Oh, I bet c

Re: Light Bulb Filament Repair Kits

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Posted: 15 Days 15 Hours ago by: oghaki

lol "ending is better than mending … the more stitches, the less riches", thanks

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Posted: 15 Days 15 Hours ago by: oghaki

lol "end is better than mending, …, the more stitches, the less riches", thanks

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 15 Days 16 Hours ago by: T

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Posted: 15 Days 17 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

See, that is a BS answer. I want to control what my kids see but you want the Republican party to decide. Netflix is doing what they want and the public is responding. Free trade, not censored. Simple. You have a choice where to s

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 15 Days 18 Hours ago by: T

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Posted: 15 Days 19 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

Show me where it happened. I should be able to decide what books my kids read, not the government. Do you want to raise your kids or defer it to the government? You want then to control the TV? Bedtime? Beats me, I'm not leftist

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 15 Days 19 Hours ago by: T

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Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 15 Days 20 Hours ago by: T

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Re: smart phone camera broken.

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Posted: 15 Days 21 Hours ago by: Thomas

I probably would have looked at the lens first to see if it looked cracked.

Re: I need suggestions on a weather facing insulation (thread)

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Posted: 15 Days 21 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

You posted *2* links. One for the entire system and one for what appear to be the intake and exhaust ports. The picture of the ports seems to include plastic piece*s*, not "piece". You see why we're confused? What exactly are you tryi

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 15 Days 22 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

I don't want coal in my garage either. I'd use electric from gas or solar. Only thing I could find it seems to be encouraging solar chargers https://www.pv-magazine.com/magazine-archive/overview-of-home-charging-stations-in-germany/

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 15 Days 23 Hours ago by: Scott Lurndal

Wow, T, "you heard indoor EV charging is banned in Germany". You really gotta stop getting your information from infowars. And if you can't find a cite that supports your assertion, don't make the assertion because it makes you look (

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 15 Days 23 Hours ago by: T

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Re: Trump Said "Hitler Did A Lot Of Good Things" (thread)

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Posted: 15 Days 23 Hours ago by: Bob F

Vance was voted against by 70% of Repubs.

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 15 Days 23 Hours ago by: trader_4

We await your citations for that claim, meanwhile from his biographer, we have this: “I know of no one who has verified MLKJ’s party registration,” says Clayborne Carson, editor of King’s autobiography and Professor of History an

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 15 Days 23 Hours ago by: trader_4

We await your citations to back up that claim......

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 16 Days ago by: Ed Pawlowski

Good call. ICE cars are perfectly safe. Oh, wait, look at this https://www.autosafety.org/bmw-recalls-1-million-vehicles-fire-risk/ https://www.auto123.com/en/news/gm-recall-risk-of-fire/61360/ https://www.wftv.com/news/trending/re

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 16 Days ago by: Scott Lurndal

But much less likely to actually _be_ hazardous. One swallow doesn't make a summer. "A total of 430 2020 Ford F-150 pickup trucks are being recalled due to a fire hazard. The issue was caused during manufacturing when the nut

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 16 Days ago by: Ed Pawlowski

I really don't thin MLK would be a Republican today. You know it, the party of censorship.

Re: Trump Said "Hitler Did A Lot Of Good Things" (thread)

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Posted: 16 Days ago by: micky

Vance won with about 32% of the vote. Dolan got 25% of the vote.

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 16 Days ago by: Frank

Could have also mentioned this: https://abc7chicago.com/chevy-bolt-fires-recall-ev-battery/10889104/ https://www.cnbc.com/2022/01/29/electric-vehicle-fires-are-rare-but-hard-to-fight-heres-why.html

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 16 Days ago by: Jock

Far fewer which can burn your house down.

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 16 Days ago by: Frank

Of course but gasoline needs oxygen and an ignition source. In the battery all the energy is concentrated therein. Much more potentially hazardous.

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 16 Days ago by: T

Hi Ed, By this mans logic, my railing against RINOs and other problems in the Republican party would mean I was not a Republican. Rev. King was a registered Republican, as am I. Makes us both Republicans. Republicans judge people on

Re: I need suggestions on a weather facing insulation (thread)

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Posted: 16 Days 1 Hour ago by: T

I am after insulating the plastic piece I posted the links to

Re: I need suggestions on a weather facing insulation (thread)

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Posted: 16 Days 1 Hour ago by: T

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Re: I need suggestions on a weather facing insulation (thread)

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Posted: 16 Days 1 Hour ago by: T

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Posted: 16 Days 1 Hour ago by: T

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Posted: 16 Days 1 Hour ago by: T

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Re: OT: Elon's cartoon on his political journey (thread)

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Posted: 16 Days 1 Hour ago by: T

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Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 16 Days 1 Hour ago by: Scott Lurndal

Yeah, there are no dangers whatsoever associated with gasoline.

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Posted: 16 Days 1 Hour ago by: Frank

Just saw this: https://www.consumerreports.org/smartwatch/fitbit-recalls-ionic-smartwatches-due-to-burn-hazard-a1122765473/?EXTKEY=YSOCIAL_FB&fbclid=IwAR1eg7aSyfkLE04mPefIfjZIrM8KTjOVlzR0Zdx4eEDvLPRGj0Ntn0R1-KM Little battery in watch c

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 16 Days 2 Hours ago by: Jock

But it is very far from clear how relevant the party platform is now with individuals like Trump hijacking the party and before him the Tea Party clowns.

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 16 Days 2 Hours ago by: Scott Lurndal

Indeed, as any historian would tell you, the parties have completely flipped since 1860, the current democratic party platform reads very similarly to the 1860 republican party platform, while the current GOP sounds very much like the con

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 16 Days 2 Hours ago by: Cindy Hamilton

Here's what MLK himself said about the parties: “I don’t think the Republican Party is a party full of the almighty God, nor is the Democratic Party. They both have weaknesses. And I’m not inextricably bound to either party.” He

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 16 Days 2 Hours ago by: Frank

I wanted to cite the local paper but it is only available to subscribers. Up front it said: "While most farmers favor community solar as an option for making extra income, most oppose the larger utility-scale facilities, she said."

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 16 Days 2 Hours ago by: Jock

But fuck all crops do. Fucks up the harvesting unless its some unusual crop still done by hand. Hardly ever.

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Posted: 16 Days 2 Hours ago by: Jock

But don't allow you to use that all the time or even most of the time. See above. Only really with gyms, doctors, hospitals, fancy restaurants etc. But it is less clear how often most do with other than gyms. Plenty did with condo

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 16 Days 3 Hours ago by: Scott Lurndal

What farmer complained in the article you cite (other than the pictured truck)? The article is just another example of planning board nimbyism, and the board vote was only one vote from a draw. Other farmers have embraced solar panels

Re: I need suggestions on a weather facing insulation (thread)

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Posted: 16 Days 3 Hours ago by: hubops

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Posted: 16 Days 3 Hours ago by: Frank

Farmers complained about solar panels here: https://baytobaynews.com/stories/kents-levy-court-opts-against-placing-a-moratorium-on-solar,61472

Re: I need suggestions on a weather facing insulation (thread)

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Posted: 16 Days 3 Hours ago by: hubops

Years ago, for a window A/C I improvised some "temporary" weather stripping by cutting pieces from a pool-noodle - it worked so well I re-used them for several years until I replaced the A/C. ... the only draw-back was the brig

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 16 Days 4 Hours ago by: trader_4

Good find, another Mr. T claim smashed.

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 16 Days 4 Hours ago by: trader_4

Tesla disagrees. They have super chargers deployed that add 200 miles in just 15 mins. This isn't pie in the sky either, it's deployed now. Tesla knows the technology and they warranty the batteries. Ridiculous. Obviously people l

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 16 Days 4 Hours ago by: trader_4

I didn't say or imply that you need all of the energy you cited. I just pointed out that the impressive amount of sun energy you cited would require the entire surface of the earth to collect. The surface of the earth is 200 mil square

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 16 Days 4 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

https://time.com/5764282/martin-luther-king-jr-politics/

Re: I need suggestions on a weather facing insulation (thread)

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Posted: 16 Days 4 Hours ago by: Dean Hoffman

There's this place. <https://www.rope.com/> Would rope for sailing or boating do the trick?

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 16 Days 4 Hours ago by: trader_4

Talk about lies, I'd like to see the evidence supporting the claim you just made, that MLK was a Republican. This is some new BS that some right wing propagandists have put forth, I've seen zero to support it. It's just another example

Re: I need suggestions on a weather facing insulation (thread)

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Posted: 16 Days 6 Hours ago by: Snag

If he wants to insulate the whole door I suggest the white styrofoam insulation with the aluminized mylar on one side .

Re: OT: Elon's cartoon on his political journey (thread)

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Posted: 16 Days 6 Hours ago by: Frank

He has a great sense of humor. We all know that he said he was going to buy Coke and put back the cocaine. It was also rumored that he was going to buy Biden but the Chinese would not sell him.

Re: I need suggestions on a weather facing insulation (thread)

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Posted: 16 Days 7 Hours ago by: Frank

I have a frequently unused slider that leaks even though I had it replaced under warranty. Not a big deal and I just bought some round foam strip insulation to put there.

Re: OT: this is what causes inflation (thread)

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Posted: 16 Days 8 Hours ago by: T

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Re: I need suggestions on a weather facing insulation (thread)

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Posted: 16 Days 9 Hours ago by: T

I forgot about that part. I am going to push some paper towels into the slot.

Re: I need suggestions on a weather facing insulation (thread)

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Posted: 16 Days 9 Hours ago by: hubops

You shouldn't need much if you only want to equal the glass - especially with the leakage through middle-part of that partly-open slider. Do a nice paint-job on a piece of 5/4 wood decking ? John T.

OT: Elon's cartoon on his political journey

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Posted: 16 Days 9 Hours ago by: T

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Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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I need suggestions on a weather facing insulation

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Posted: 16 Days 10 Hours ago by: T

Hi All, I have one of these in my sliding glass door: https://m.media-amazon.com/images/I/7158NyN8SnS._AC_SL1500_.jpg https://m.media-amazon.com/images/I/61vjJLJGuSS._AC_SL1500_.jpg I would like to insulate the thing on the outside. Pr

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 16 Days 10 Hours ago by: T

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Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 16 Days 13 Hours ago by: Jock

We'll see... They have been claiming that for decades now. Pity that fucks the very expensive battery. But how many do that often enough to matter ? You still need the home charging for the other trips.

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 16 Days 13 Hours ago by: rbowman

Not with Jimmy John's Freaky Fast service...

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 16 Days 14 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

New batteries will not have lithium. There are other technologies in the works. You must eat fast. Level 3 chargers will fill most in 30 minutes. Dinner is usually about an hour.

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 16 Days 14 Hours ago by: Jock

Yes. Unlikely given the need for Lithium for them. Might be viable with nuke power generation and a massive grid upgrade but unlikely for the longer distance trips. Hardly anyone ever changes their mind after a usenet discussion.

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 16 Days 14 Hours ago by: Rod Speed

Few home chargers can do that. Very few places where that is mandated for new construction.

Re: Nevada Water Shortage - And The Vegas Mob Isn't Happy About It (thread)

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Posted: 16 Days 15 Hours ago by: Bob F

Nevada is a barrel of fun!

Re: Nevada Water Shortage - And The Vegas Mob Isn't Happy About It (thread)

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Posted: 16 Days 16 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

The hits just keep on coming. (pun intended) A second barrel was found today. https://i.imgur.com/hWbrbHr.jpg

Re: Trump Said "Hitler Did A Lot Of Good Things" (thread)

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Posted: 16 Days 18 Hours ago by: Bob F

Too bad the technology is so far beyond him.

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 16 Days 18 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

Sure I did. Prove me wrong.

Re: Trump Said "Hitler Did A Lot Of Good Things" (thread)

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Posted: 16 Days 20 Hours ago by: Jock

And that is quite accurate. He got the German economy going again, basically doing the same thing that FDR did in the USA, massive govt spending on stuff like the Autobahns in Hitler's case. Free cruises and beach holidays and free heal

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 16 Days 20 Hours ago by: Rod Speed

Nope, you never noticed that one.

Re: Trump Said "Hitler Did A Lot Of Good Things" (thread)

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Posted: 16 Days 21 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

Here you go...I found something he can use. https://i.imgur.com/4mOD1FF.mp4

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 16 Days 22 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

Sure I would. I just took pictures of a dead whale a few weeks ago in CA. What was coming out of its mid-section reminds me of what comes out of your mouth. A bunch of sloppy goo, making a mess wherever it flows. I have to say, it smelle

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 16 Days 23 Hours ago by: Derby Dad

On Tuesday, May 3, 2022 at 1:42:15 PM UTC-4, Rod Speed dribbled all over himself when he posted a few meaningless words that were automatically flushed.

Re: Nevada Water Shortage - And The Vegas Mob Isn't Happy About It (thread)

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Posted: 16 Days 23 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

Update: Somebody posted this today: https://i.imgur.com/ShwVyA5.jpg

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 16 Days 23 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

Huh???? You don't need it all. You need 1/8750 of it One hour of sun = 1 year of energy use. Of course with nukes and wind you don't need all of that either.

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 17 Days ago by: Rod Speed

Yep, you are so fucking stupid that you wouldn't even notice a dead whale dragged past your stupid snout.

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 17 Days 1 Hour ago by: Marilyn Manson

Hook, line and sinker...

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 17 Days 1 Hour ago by: Rod Speed

That is just one meaning of the word complex.

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 17 Days 1 Hour ago by: trader_4

Good luck with that, given the cost/benefit ratio. You left out the other part of that, which is that it takes the entire surface of the earth to collect the above energy.

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 17 Days 1 Hour ago by: trader_4

That's just a fluff piece, but even it says: "Pacific Northwest National Laboratory found that the national, western grid, and Washington state regions can handle ​electric vehicle fleet sizes of up to 24 million, 9 million, and 1 mill

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 17 Days 2 Hours ago by: Scott Lurndal

It is going to take a wide range of technologies including generation and storage. Including nuclear. Actually, it would be quite bad to "harness" all of it. Consider the TSI (Total Solar Insolation), which is approximately 1367 wa

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 17 Days 3 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

There are ideas being considered to have huge islands of solar panels and solar panels in space. The sun radiates enough energy to earth in one hour to meet all of our energy needs for a year. We have to figure out how to harness it.

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 17 Days 3 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

Of course it will. Just like we build refineries and gas stations to meet demand. It CAN be done. Actually, it must be done as oil becomes harder to find and more expensive. Todd has some oil working in his back yard but it won't

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 17 Days 4 Hours ago by: Cindy Hamilton

Indeed. Right now the cheapest listing in Ann Arbor appears to be a 2-bed, 1 bath, 661-square-foot house on a crawl (highly undesirable here in Michigan) for $189,000. <https://www.realtor.com/realestateandhomes-detail/2936-Saint-Aubin-

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 17 Days 4 Hours ago by: Scott Lurndal

1) 2000 cars a day is hardly a "typical gas station". A costco with 20 pumps, perhaps. But not the corner mobil station with two pumps. And it is apples compared to oranges, as one can charge at home, but one cannot fillup thei

Re: Trump Said "Hitler Did A Lot Of Good Things" (thread)

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Posted: 17 Days 4 Hours ago by: Cindy Hamilton

Had it been a Trump rally, they would have found some way not to let that thing on the top of his head get wet.

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 17 Days 4 Hours ago by: rbowman

Location, location. Last week I was looking for a photo of an old gas house in Troy NY. There was a Zillow link on the page that I clicked out of curiosity. You'd have to see them in person but there were some pretty good looking hous

Re: Nevada Water Shortage - And The Vegas Mob Isn't Happy About It (thread)

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Posted: 17 Days 4 Hours ago by: rbowman

It's been three years or so since I've been to Hoover Dam. There are ornate Art Deco spillways that last saw water in 1983. Just as well. There was significant erosion damage that had to be repaired.

Re: Trump Said "Hitler Did A Lot Of Good Things" (thread)

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Posted: 17 Days 4 Hours ago by: trader_4

Yes, I pointed that out in another thread here yesterday. Which is likely where the troll got the idea. You can bet if it was a Trump rally Trump would have figured out a way to get there. We'll have some more data on Trump's hold on

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 17 Days 4 Hours ago by: trader_4

How does the town expect that to happen? I sure don't see it happening by existing market forces. Especially switching versus just being used for new installs. You're talking about just seven and a half years. I suspect Ann Arbor is r

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 17 Days 5 Hours ago by: trader_4

Apparently that isn't a problem, Tesla has super chargers that give a 200 mile charge in just 15 minutes and are being deployed. As long as that works, it goes a long way to solving the long trip problem. It sounds like you could be near

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 17 Days 5 Hours ago by: trader_4

OK, use that number then instead of 2000. Figure out the space it's going to take to hold them at each battery swap location. These aren't D cells, they are big and heavy. Tell that to the EV proponents and most libs, they say it has

Re: Nevada Water Shortage - And The Vegas Mob Isn't Happy About It (thread)

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Posted: 17 Days 5 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

I was there a few years ago. Swam in the shadow of the Hoover Dam. They were extending the boat ramps *again*. I can't find it right now, but I had picture from another lake we visited. The boat ramp ended at least a 100' from the water.

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 17 Days 9 Hours ago by: Cindy Hamilton

80% of the population lives in urban areas. Ann Arbor, MI, is aiming for carbon-neutral by 2030. That will involve a lot of people relying on public transit, and switching from gas heat to electric. And, of course, to electric vehicle

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 17 Days 14 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

A road is being built in Sweden to do the charging. Many benefits if it becomes practical.

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 17 Days 14 Hours ago by: micky

Oh, not quite I see. Just wireless power transmission. I predicted that when I was in the 8th grade, in 1960. I had in mind within the home, for cordless, batteryless appliances, that got their power from something in the walls. I t

Re: Nevada Water Shortage - And The Vegas Mob Isn't Happy About It (thread)

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Posted: 17 Days 15 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

At the rate the water is going down they will be easy picking in a few years. Water level is down 140 feet from its peak. too.

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 17 Days 15 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

No idea . I do know the battery of today will not be the battery of tomorrow. There are a couple of better ones coming along. Lithium is a problem and will be eliminated.

Re: Nevada Water Shortage - And The Vegas Mob Isn't Happy About It (thread)

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Posted: 17 Days 15 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

I’d bet a boatload (PI) of money that there is more than one set of skeletal remains in Lake Mead.

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 17 Days 15 Hours ago by: Bob F

What is the expected life of a battery charged in 30 minutes? Most batteries today have a significantly shorter life if frequently high speed charged.

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 17 Days 16 Hours ago by: Jim Joyce

Prove it. :-)

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 17 Days 16 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

How many do you need? You don't have to store 2000 batteries. The grid had enough power for millions of cars. A Google search says some stations see 1100 cars a day. Lets break this down. How many EV cars will it serve per day in 5

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 17 Days 16 Hours ago by: rbowman

I grew up in a town of about 2000 people. Both my family and the neighbors rented the upstairs flat and we certainly weren't the only ones. They're there but they aren't obvious like an apartment complex.

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 17 Days 16 Hours ago by: rbowman

Can I get an e-bike?

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 17 Days 16 Hours ago by: rbowman

Upgrading the grid means more generation capacity, more transmission lines, and so forth. No problem until the NIMBY folks come out of the woodwork. The New England states have serious natural gas problems. The Pennsylvania and West Vi

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 17 Days 16 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

If you are going shopping you probably don't need a 15 minute fill so Level 2 makes sense. 30 to 60 is probably good. Yes, the grid does need updating but. . . We are building factories, Amazon warehouses and the like so running wires

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 17 Days 16 Hours ago by: rbowman

https://www.google.com/maps/@42.7236623,-73.6919494,3a,75y,111.58h,90t/data=!3m6!1e1!3m4!1s9VacPu6hqObdc5wsXYymcA!2e0!7i13312!8i6656 Plenty of room for chargers but google must have done the street view when everybody was at the beach.

Re: Nevada Water Shortage - And The Vegas Mob Isn't Happy About It (thread)

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Posted: 17 Days 16 Hours ago by: Jim Joyce

A body in a barrel doesn't surprise me. During my 4 years living in Vegas, my friends and I used to go 4-wheeling in the desert most weekends. In our travels, we found two shallow graves northwest of the city, one with the toe of a shoe

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 17 Days 18 Hours ago by: trader_4

To have the equivalent energy refueling, it will have to be a hell of a lot bigger than a typical gas station. And there you can put 30K gallons of gas, enough for 2,000 cars, underground. Where are you going to put all the batteries an

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 17 Days 18 Hours ago by: trader_4

If it's a Tesla supercharger you could. They can give you 200 miles in 15 minutes. I doubt the ones at Target are those though, I'll check when I'm over there. But even if they are, this quickly leads to another problem, those are in

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 17 Days 18 Hours ago by: trader_4

It's still going to be very different. Gasoline has an extremely high energy density. A gas station can store 30K gallons of gas and put it into 2000 cars in a day. No way they are going to charge anywhere near 2000 cars in a day.

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 17 Days 18 Hours ago by: Jock

Bullshit. Nothing like what a gas station can do. And fucks the very expensive battery.

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 17 Days 19 Hours ago by: Frank

Doesn't any rational person?

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 17 Days 19 Hours ago by: Dean Hoffman

I live in a rural area and had no idea so many people are houseless. Small towns don't have apartments as a general rule. There aren't many people of working age who don't have access to a personal vehicle. A farmer could have acc

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 17 Days 19 Hours ago by: T

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Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 17 Days 21 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

Hmm...that's called a "side". You've chosen the side that feels the existing shortcomings can be overcome. You can't deny that there are those don't think that will ever happen. If you were in a room and somebody pointed while saying "E

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 17 Days 21 Hours ago by: Bob F

Drive in with your brand new battery, and drive out with an unknown used one. What a deal.

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 17 Days 21 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

It is happening but so far limited. Batteries will have to be standardized. Starts at 7 minutes to see the swap https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hTsrDpsYHrw&ab_channel=FullyChargedShow

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 17 Days 22 Hours ago by: Thomas

Standardize the batteries and simply pull up to a station and swap for a charged one. Not possible? What about your gas grill tank? Choice to swap or refill. That can happen.

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 17 Days 22 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

I don't have a side. I just see EV is coming in the future and the shortcoming can be overcome. We'll see what happens. Shell ig putting them in some stations. They see there is a market for the juice to be sold and want to get

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 17 Days 22 Hours ago by: Karen

So why won't the power companies upgrade for AC? What's with the on demand metering?

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 17 Days 22 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

Good grief. It's not "spotting negatives" when I point out an actual issue with what you say. Down below you seem to agree with my point that chargers won't be in "every gas station" and also that it will take longer to charge. Do you e

Re: Nevada Water Shortage - And The Vegas Mob Isn't Happy About It (thread)

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Posted: 17 Days 23 Hours ago by: Bob F

I told him running the grand canyon in a barrel wasn't going to work!

Re: Trump Said "Hitler Did A Lot Of Good Things" (thread)

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Posted: 17 Days 23 Hours ago by: Karen

I think the USA Today is a leftist propaganda rag.

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 17 Days 23 Hours ago by: Karen

After the democrat's Great Reset, this is what the bottom 99% will drive...if they're lucky. If you dis the government, you'll get a bicycle. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VZId54H32dc

Re: Trump Said "Hitler Did A Lot Of Good Things" (thread)

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Posted: 17 Days 23 Hours ago by: Bob F

Was that the same trip that trump couldn't get to a war memorial because it was raining?

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 17 Days 23 Hours ago by: Scott Lurndal

Actually, you should read up on the home chargers, which are quite intelligent, and will cut back on draw when other appliances (e.g. an electric oven, dryer) are operating. Note also that most home services are at least 100A. Note a

Trump Said "Hitler Did A Lot Of Good Things"

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Posted: 17 Days 23 Hours ago by: bruce bowser

'Well, Hitler did a lot of good things," Trump allegedly said during a 2018 trip to Europe to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I, the Wall Street Journal's Michael Bender writes in his book "Frankly, We Did Win This

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 17 Days 23 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

Seriously? Like Jersey is the only place I might want to go? And renting a car whenever I did need one? Not only expensive in terms of dollars but also an extreme waste of time. NYC isn't just Manhattan. I lived in Queens. My family alw

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 17 Days 23 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

Why not? Amazing how people can spot the negatives and never look at the solution. Unlike a gas station that needs tanks, charging stations can be located in other places. One of my favorite restaurants has one so I can have lunch and

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 18 Days ago by: Marilyn Manson

Sarcasm always raises the quality of a discussion. Thank you for that. Addressed in my other response.

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 18 Days ago by: Marilyn Manson

All else being equal, it doesn't take me 10 minutes to get 200 miles worth of gas once the fuel is flowing into my vehicle. I can get 400+ in less than that. Longer "charge times" mean longer "wait times" that just keep piling up. And h

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 18 Days ago by: micky

The Constitution bars increases in wood and charcoal fires, but a liberal Supreme Court in the 1880's allowed that to be extended to coal and coke. Electricity has not been litigated yet.

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 18 Days ago by: Sam E

[snip] An apartment isn't complex. The "complex" part is multiple buildings. [snip]

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 18 Days ago by: micky

When I lived in Brooklyn, I had a simlar problem, of course. Sometimes I'd drive around in the morning looking for a place without street cleaning that day between 11 and 2. One time when I realized I was going to be late to work, I cou

Re: light bulb blinking after power is turned off (thread)

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Posted: 18 Days ago by: Mark Lloyd

[snip] I really don't like that yellow "soft white" either. It was necessary when we could only have incandescent (real white incandescent bulbs exist, but are less efficient and don't last as long), but that is no longer necessary.

Re: light bulb blinking after power is turned off (thread)

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Posted: 18 Days ago by: Mark Lloyd

[snip] I'm in the process of replacing them. Now its over 2/3 LED. That includes the 48-inch tubes, and refrigerator/freezer/microwave.

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 18 Days ago by: Frank

I read it takes about 32 amps to charge an EV probably at 220 volts. It can take up to ten hours to charge a Tesla at home. Guess that means a ten to fifteen percent increase in current home service. One hell of a strain on electric

Re: OT Who's the confused one? (thread)

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Posted: 18 Days ago by: micky

One of those articles went into some detail about how much time they spent soliciting jokes from staff, especially two that are thought especially funny. This just in from the Orlando Sentinal. -- In an early morning raid, Micky Mou

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 18 Days ago by: Ed Pawlowski

Yes, I understand there are laws against ever upgrading the grid. Was it in the Constitution? Stupid people started buying cars before there were gas stations too but that seemed to settle down in recent years.

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 18 Days ago by: Ed Pawlowski

Right, those living on narrow streets have a tanker come and fill the gas tank for them. Or they have a home gas pump. True that an EV does take a bit longer but you can go to a charger just like you go to a gas station. Figure 15 mi

Nevada Water Shortage - And The Vegas Mob Isn't Happy About It

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Posted: 18 Days ago by: Marilyn Manson

I've got a friend that boats on Lake Mead, near Las Vegas. As the lake level gets lower and lower, some interesting items have become exposed. This is an un-redacted photo of a skeleton found in a barrel. I guess the news stations decide

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 18 Days ago by: Ed Pawlowski

Let's say getting close to gas pumps. You don't have to charge every night but it will take longer than a tank of gas. That is why I said level 3. Ten minutes can give you 200 miles. I lived in Philadelphia. At my last house no

Re: light bulb blinking after power is turned off (thread)

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Posted: 18 Days ago by: Mark Lloyd

[snip] That was what had happened to the CFLs in my back bathroom. They were getting dim and yellowy. Replacing them gave much better and brighter light.

Re: OT: this is what causes inflation (thread)

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Posted: 18 Days 1 Hour ago by: Karen

Exactly! Bidenflation is greater than 10%. Interest paid by banks is 1% So every year a saver loses at least 9% buying power. Oh what I wouldn't give for some $1.89 gasoline and some brutally honest tweets! Trump 2024!

Re: light bulb blinking after power is turned off (thread)

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Posted: 18 Days 1 Hour ago by: Lurp

Lighted switches do pass a small current through the light circuit. There is a filter capacitor in the CFL that charges up, and will fire the lamp when it reaches the CFL power supply start up voltage. There is not enough leakage current th

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 18 Days 1 Hour ago by: Scott Lurndal

Perhaps if you lived there, you wouldn't need to own a vehicle at all; renting if you need to drive to jersey (or taking PATH and renting in Newark). In any case, if there is a need for EV charging in Manhatten, someone will come up wit

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 18 Days 1 Hour ago by: Randy Patzkowski

Yah and that's only the beginning of problems. The electric grid can't handle the load. My electric company is constantly nagging me to install demand metering on my AC units so they can cut me off on hot days. The problem will only ge

Re: light bulb blinking after power is turned off (thread)

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Posted: 18 Days 1 Hour ago by: Marilyn Manson

Since that first day "bulb swap" I've rewired the basement so that a single switch turns on four 4' LED fixtures. No more walking from pull-chain to pull-chain. She also painted the dirty, peeling, off-white walls white-white and the na

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 18 Days 2 Hours ago by: Jim Joyce

If it was me, the nice thing about catching you after the fact is that I can charge you whatever I want. Say, $25 for electricity and $100 for the theft. Or double that if I'm extra annoyed by the thievery. We can skip all of that, if yo

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 18 Days 2 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

"Over there" - that's my whole point. Does Ed's "proliferation of Level 3 chargers" mean parking lots at shopping centers? If so, I don't consider that as solving the issue for those that live in row houses or on narrow streets - or more

Re: light bulb blinking after power is turned off (thread)

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Posted: 18 Days 2 Hours ago by: Jim Joyce

My house just turned 3 years old and was also built with all LED bulbs. Many are flush mount and those are all still fine, although we don't like the 2700K 'soft' color temp. Others are A19-style, and I've had to replace about 6-8 of tho

Re: OT: this is what causes inflation (thread)

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Posted: 18 Days 2 Hours ago by: trader_4

Where did you come up with that? Most likely same place you come up with all the rest of your BS, either from right wing talking points or pulled from your behind because you want it to be true. I found this, Forbes did a survey: htt

Re: OT: this is what causes inflation (thread)

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Posted: 18 Days 2 Hours ago by: trader_4

Obviously you missed the point. What lying do you claim Buffet did? AFAIK he was accurate and didn't lie. It's very likely true that his secretary pays income tax at a higher rate than he does.

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 18 Days 3 Hours ago by: trader_4

New Target is going in here. They have a section of charging spots, located farthest away from the entrance. Looks like it could be 15 or more, next time I'm over there I'll take a closer look.

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 18 Days 4 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

Like NYC?

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Posted: 18 Days 4 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

I know a few people that own Airbnb's. It's getting to be a trend to install chargers so that you can add that to your list of amenities. Pre-booking inquiries asking if EV charging is available are becoming more common. Define "proli

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 18 Days 4 Hours ago by: Scott Lurndal

And how many of those 1/3 don't have a car at all? Quite common in the larger cities with good public transportation systems.

Re: light bulb blinking after power is turned off (thread)

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Posted: 18 Days 4 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

In my last house, over time it was all LED. I've been in this house 3 1/2 years and it was built with all LED. I've never had to replace one.

Re: light bulb blinking after power is turned off (thread)

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Posted: 18 Days 4 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

And it may take a long, long time to do that. Often they just get dimmer and dimmer and sometimes yellow. The dimmer and dimmer part often goes unnoticed as it's a gradual thing and the user just gets used to it. For the cost of an LED

Re: 'Here's The Thing: I Was Right' Tweets Alyssa Milano (thread)

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Posted: 18 Days 5 Hours ago by: Bob F

Says a follower of the book banning party.

Re: OT Who's the confused one? (thread)

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Posted: 18 Days 6 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

He came across better there than some of his serious speeches. He had a good writer.

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Posted: 18 Days 6 Hours ago by: micky

"We've endorsed J. B. Mandel and he's doing great." Also there was the White House Correspondents' Dinner, probably Saturday night. "I'm really excited to be here tonight with the only group of Americans with a lower approval rating th

Re: light bulb blinking after power is turned off (thread)

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Posted: 18 Days 7 Hours ago by: Lenny Miller

CFL is the one that hasn't burnt out.

Re: light bulb blinking after power is turned off (thread)

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Posted: 18 Days 7 Hours ago by: micky

No, I googled it and it means "Bulb explosion imminent"!!!!! Be careful.

Re: light bulb blinking after power is turned off (thread)

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Posted: 18 Days 7 Hours ago by: micky

It's a distress call from the night-shift employees where the bulbs are made. I think 8 blinks means Send pizza.

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Posted: 18 Days 7 Hours ago by: micky

BTW, why does everyone say this this way? What is so complex about an apartment? I think in Baltimore there are a lot more. The first year I lived in my townhouse, my car battery was dead. I'm in the corner and didn't have a long

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 18 Days 7 Hours ago by: micky

That's why I've started my new business, importing extension cords to the US. 100, 300, 500 foot cords, so even if you live on the 40th story, you can put an extension cord out your window. These are from Greece, the premier maker of

Re: 'Here's The Thing: I Was Right' Tweets Alyssa Milano (thread)

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Posted: 18 Days 9 Hours ago by: NGuser

Yes, it's COMPLETELY intolerant.

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 18 Days 14 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

Shell Oil is installing a lot of chargers. They see the future. https://shellenergy.com/products-and-services/energy-solutions/ev-charging-optimization/ Did you see what I posted this morning about shortages? Out of Stock:Supply chain C

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Posted: 18 Days 14 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

There are a couple of apartment complexes going up a couple of miles from me. I'd think having chargers available would be a good selling point. IMO, stupid for a builder not to put in a few. Living in a lot of big cities they have

Re: woke corporations? (thread)

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Posted: 18 Days 14 Hours ago by: rbowman

And Marvel Comics. Supposedly they'd figured out woke equals broke from the Marvel debacle and were going to purge SJW's but I'm not too sure. http://voxday.net/ I'm not big on comics but Vox Day's Arktoons project might be called the

Re: will birds eat old corn-on-the-cob. (thread)

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Posted: 18 Days 15 Hours ago by: rbowman

If the skunks want to help aerate the lawn I might even slip them a little Friskies as a bonus.

corporate/gov't control, was: Our of Stock: Supply chain crisis (thread)

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Posted: 18 Days 15 Hours ago by: danny burstein

[snip] That whole "Freedom Trucker Convoy" that we had in the US (and also Canada) reminds one, it does, of how the CIA used _exactly_ that tactic, namely coopting the truckers, in their program to destabilize Chile...

Re: Our of Stock: Supply chain crisis (thread)

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Posted: 18 Days 15 Hours ago by: rbowman

Yup. And our masters brought it all upon us -- I'm sure as hell am not going to say 'we'. The cat is concerned about the shortage of wet cat food. Supposedly one of the factors is problems obtaining aluminum to make the cans. https://

Re: Not Enough Outlets for EVs (thread)

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Posted: 18 Days 15 Hours ago by: danny burstein

So, well, do you have a point? Let's say the US demand for gasoline drops, oh, five percent each year for the next five years courtesy of EV switchover, leading to a total switch of 25 percent. Umm, don't ou think that would have a BIG

Not Enough Outlets for EVs

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Posted: 18 Days 15 Hours ago by: Dean Hoffman

This article says roughly 1/3 of the U.S. population lives in apartments or condos. <https://www.msn.com/en-us/autos/autos-hybrids/extraordinarily-frustrated-renters-can-find-no-place-to-plug-in-electric-vehicles/ar-AAWLWzy?ocid=msedgntp&cv

Re: OT: this is what causes inflation (thread)

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Posted: 18 Days 16 Hours ago by: rbowman

https://www.taxpolicycenter.org/resources/video-who-doesnt-pay-federal-taxes The cartoon is dated and was in reply to Mitts' famous 47% statement. There is no way they could foresee covid but the prediction of more people paying Federa

Re: OT: this is what causes inflation (thread)

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Re: light bulb blinking after power is turned off (thread)

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Posted: 18 Days 21 Hours ago by: Bob F

I'd be more concerned with the mercury than the glass.

Re: light bulb blinking after power is turned off (thread)

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Posted: 18 Days 21 Hours ago by: TimR

Also it would be safer. CFLs have a vaccuum and the tube sprays glass if you drop it. LEDs have air (and they bounce a bit, I've cut one open to see and that wasn't easy. Tough plastic.)

Re: will birds eat old corn-on-the-cob. (thread)

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Posted: 18 Days 23 Hours ago by: Frank

Neighbor had a pet door for his cats to come in and out and one day went to the kitchen to see a raccoon eating the cat food. If it were a skunk it would have been interesting. Skunks have never bothered me much as they might dig in t

Re: woke corporations? (thread)

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Posted: 19 Days ago by: rbowman

What I found interesting was Cory Doctorow's tweet about Disney trying to stiff Foster: https://winteriscoming.net/2021/04/23/disney-star-wars-author-alan-dean-foster-settle-royalty-dispute/ Walt Disney must be rolling over in his grav

Re: will birds eat old corn-on-the-cob. (thread)

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Posted: 19 Days ago by: rbowman

I've got an automatic feeder for the cat and one night when I went out on the deck the skunk was helping himself. I was a couple of feet away shining a flashlight on him and he wasn't bothered. Unlike the video the skunk's ass was poin

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Posted: 19 Days ago by: Cliffy the crazy chi

Must remove all joints are at a minimum of at least a half inch with a grinding wheel if they’re hard to get out then you read joint them I think the easiest method is a grout bag with semi wet cement definitely use a fine sand and a goo

Re: OT: this is what causes inflation (thread)

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Posted: 19 Days 1 Hour ago by: rbowman

http://alloveralbany.com/archive/2011/03/17/troys-gasholder-building-industrial-grace I once lived a couple of blocks from the 'gas house'. The brownstone had gas fixtures. The mantles and globes were long gone but they were still hook

Re: OT: this is what causes inflation (thread)

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Posted: 19 Days 1 Hour ago by: rbowman

Well, yeah... https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Coal_liquefaction Fischer, Tropsch, and Bergius were all German chemists. While the body of their work was done prior to the rise of the NSDAP IG Farben made good use of it. Tropsch worked i

Our of Stock: Supply chain crisis

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Posted: 19 Days 1 Hour ago by: Ed Pawlowski

Frank brought this up this morning. I'm only 20 minutes into it and they give a very good explanation of how interdependent we are around the world. Worth watching Available on many sources https://www.tvguide.com/tvshows/out-of-stock

Re: OT: this is what causes inflation (thread)

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Posted: 19 Days 1 Hour ago by: Frank

Buffet, with democrat leanings, demonstrates how you can lie with statistics.

Re: light bulb blinking after power is turned off (thread)

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Posted: 19 Days 1 Hour ago by: trader_4

It's not a surge problem, it's that an X10 switch or a lighted switch still pass a very small current through the load when the switch is off. They have to in order to power the light or the X10 circuits, without a neutral. Some low po

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 19 Days 1 Hour ago by: trader_4

That was also the trip during which Trump said to his chief of staff John Kelly that Hitler did a lot of good things. Trump is like one of those fruit basket of the month gifts, he just keeps on giving, so much to work with.

Re: Only idiots get vax (thread)

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Posted: 19 Days 2 Hours ago by: trader_4

Mr. T put me on his banned list years ago, after I took him to the woodshed with his diabetes and low carb BS. He was as whacked out on that as he is on Covid and most everything else. As I remember it, while being very pro low carb, he

Re: OT: this is what causes inflation (thread)

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Posted: 19 Days 2 Hours ago by: trader_4

It's not cleaner, it still emits CO2, which is the big problem, obviously. So, it's not "beautiful clean coal" as that lying shyster Trump liked to say.

Re: OT: this is what causes inflation (thread)

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Posted: 19 Days 2 Hours ago by: trader_4

That's an interesting comment coming from a guy who claims to be a conservative. It's a Democrat talking point, largely attributed to Warren Buffet incorrectly quoted. Buffet said that his secretary pays taxes at a higher RATE than he

Re: light bulb blinking after power is turned off (thread)

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Posted: 19 Days 3 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

Why not just use another LED? I could have gone to store bought an LED and installed it in half the time that this thread's been alive. At a minimum I could have tested it with another LED from another fixture. Bottom line question: W

Re: OT: this is what causes inflation (thread)

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Posted: 19 Days 3 Hours ago by: Scott Lurndal

And people who actually research this know that the US Air Force is working on several different forms of SAF (Sustainable Aviation Fuel) to supplant fossil fuels as the supplies thereof diminish.

Re: light bulb blinking after power is turned off (thread)

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Posted: 19 Days 4 Hours ago by: Dean Hoffman

So, what if he installed some sort of surge or arc suppressor in the box where the problem light is? The ones I remember would be small enough to fit in the box. <https://bullseyeindustrialsales.com/electrocube-rg2031-7-6-arc-suppres

Re: OT: this is what causes inflation (thread)

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Posted: 19 Days 5 Hours ago by: Frank

Three may be it. Did not see the whole thing but appeared to be non political except for mention of OPEC which got hammered in pandemic and is now keeping supply of oil tight to recover their loses.

Re: OT: this is what causes inflation (thread)

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Posted: 19 Days 5 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

Looks like you can watch on Discovery+ too. Three episodes so far.

Re: OT: this is what causes inflation (thread)

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Posted: 19 Days 5 Hours ago by: Frank

Sitting here at computer waiting to go out shortly I see an excellent series on the Science Channel called, Out of Stock: Supply. It is sure to be re-shown and excellent explanation of cause of inflation.

Re: light bulb blinking after power is turned off (thread)

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Posted: 19 Days 6 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

DAGS There are lots of hits for flickering and flashing CFL's when illuminated switches are used. It's a known issue. Seems like ditching the CFL for an LED would be the easy solution. CFL's start out ugly and get dim and yellowy over

Re: will birds eat old corn-on-the-cob. (thread)

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Posted: 19 Days 6 Hours ago by: Frank

That is interesting and I have never been quite that close to one. One early Sunday morning, still dark, at friend's camp I went out to check temperature on thermometer outside and there was a skunk in the woodpile on the porch. He was

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Re: OT: this is what causes inflation (thread)

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Posted: 19 Days 6 Hours ago by: Frank

I was looking up the chemistry and see that syngas from coal was used as lighting as early as 1792. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Coal_gasification#Environmental_impact_of_manufactured_coal_gas_industry Years ago I saw the operation at

Re: woke corporations? (thread)

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Posted: 19 Days 7 Hours ago by: hubops

https://twitter.com/i/status/1520486716552921096 John T.

Re: OT: this is what causes inflation (thread)

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Re: will birds eat old corn-on-the-cob. (thread)

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Posted: 19 Days 13 Hours ago by: rbowman

I've got canvas covers for the bikes but in nice weather I tend to leave them laying on the ground. When I pick them up there's often an earwig convention. It's more or less a gravel driveway with nothing to eat so they must just shelt

Re: Only idiots get vax (thread)

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Posted: 19 Days 14 Hours ago by: T

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Re: light bulb blinking after power is turned off (thread)

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Posted: 19 Days 14 Hours ago by: Bob F

X10 light stitches do this because they pass a small current to see if a device is switched on manually, That small current is enough to flash CFL's. Putting a tiny incandescent bulb on the lamp prevents the flashing. A lighted switch

Re: OT: this is what causes inflation (thread)

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Posted: 19 Days 15 Hours ago by: Jim Joyce

Most people probably know that fighter jets aren't considered military vehicles.

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Re: light bulb blinking after power is turned off (thread)

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Posted: 19 Days 16 Hours ago by: Lenny Miller

I swapped it with one of the three LED bulbs. When I screwed in this bulb and the switch was off, it blinked once. Seems like I'm getting free electricity, albeit not much.

Re: light bulb blinking after power is turned off (thread)

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Posted: 19 Days 16 Hours ago by: Lenny Miller

Yes. I do have an illuminated light switch. Not sure when it started. I just noticed it.

Re: light bulb blinking after power is turned off (thread)

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Posted: 19 Days 16 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

Many times this is due to the circuit inside the CFL charging up, even when the bulb is off

Re: will birds eat old corn-on-the-cob. (thread)

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Posted: 19 Days 16 Hours ago by: rbowman

I wouldn't even call it a creek but I was getting ready to cross with one big step when I saw where my boot would land was occupied by a skunk. I caught myself in time and stood there until the skunk wandered off. It was daytime and wi

Re: Only idiots get vax (thread)

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Posted: 19 Days 18 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

Oh. My. God. Facts! Todd will probably ignore your post (he ignored mine when I said the same thing using different words) or he'll claim that you are just brainwashed by...wait for it...the American Pravda. Todd was probably first in

Re: light bulb blinking after power is turned off (thread)

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Posted: 19 Days 18 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

Do you have an illuminated light switch? Is this a new occurrence? When did it start? What changes were made?

Re: Replacing porch light, but no ground wire from house

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Posted: 19 Days 18 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

Odd that you are replying to a post from October 2020. ;-) I hope he isn't still "in the dark" so to speak. ;-)

Re: light bulb blinking after power is turned off (thread)

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Posted: 19 Days 18 Hours ago by: Dean Hoffman

What happens if you move the bulb to other positions in the circuit? What happens if you put an incandescent bulb in the circuit?

Re: OT: this is what causes inflation (thread)

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Posted: 19 Days 19 Hours ago by: Frank

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gYT67nkk70o

Re: will birds eat old corn-on-the-cob. (thread)

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Posted: 19 Days 19 Hours ago by: Frank

I release trapped skunks back into the yard. It is said they will not spray if trapped and you can cover the trap and transport but I would not attempt it. One night I heard the trap spring and I had caught momma skunk who had three

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Posted: 19 Days 20 Hours ago by: Lenny Miller

I have this curly 23 W light bulb in the kitchen. After I turn the switch off, this bulb blinks about every two seconds for eight times before going off while the other three bulbs, all LED, also controlled by the same switch, behave nor

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Re: OT: this is what causes inflation (thread)

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Posted: 19 Days 23 Hours ago by: trader_4

I don't know of any states where houses are subject to sales tax. Most exempt food, clothes too because to tax those would be regressive. But even if all that was taxed, what percent of his income or his wealth do you think Elon Musk spe

Re: OT: this is what causes inflation (thread)

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Posted: 19 Days 23 Hours ago by: trader_4

That ranks right up there with the stupidest things you've ever posted here. Yes, oil is renewable, all we have to do is wait a hundred million years. But we

Re: OT: this is what causes inflation (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days ago by: trader_4

It's not that it taxes the poor at a higher rate, it's that the poor have to spend just about everything they earn, they don't have the same ability to pay that rich people do. If we had a flat 20% tax, the poor family earning $30K would

Re: woke corporations? (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days ago by: rbowman

There's also the usual hypocrisy. I don't do Starbucks but they apparently are all sorts of woke -- until somebody says 'union' and Schultz goes on the war path.

Re: will birds eat old corn-on-the-cob. (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days ago by: rbowman

They like black oil sunflower seeds. I got sick of them trashing the bird feeder so I set up a pulley system in the tree. It keeps the cat honest too. He can't jump that high and hasn't figured out an attack from above that doesn't inc

Re: OT: this is what causes inflation (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days ago by: trader_4

Agree. If you're going to have a flat tax, then it needs to start above some threshold level, otherwise it's very regressive and unfair. And if you instead have a graduated tax, you could have lower income people pay something, at a low

Re: will birds eat old corn-on-the-cob. (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days ago by: rbowman

No possums and I've only had one raccoon that apparently was a transient. I keep dry cat food and wild bird seed in a plastic trashcan outside. He tipped the can over a couple of times but as far as I could tell didn't like cat food or

Re: Replacing porch light, but no ground wire from house

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Posted: 20 Days ago by: trader_4

It sounds like the two conductor cable from the breaker is the feed. Then the other cable probably uses the black to connect back to the hot side of the switch and the red to connect to the other side of the switch. In which case, the t

Re: Only idiots get vax (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days ago by: trader_4

There you go again, doing exactly what you claim others that you disagree with are doing. You;ve taken what Harris said out of context and are spinning it. Here is what she actually said: https://www.politifact.com/factchecks/2021/jul

Re: will birds eat old corn-on-the-cob. (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days ago by: rbowman

Like rabbits, squirrels around here have a short life. I didn't realize earwigs ate plants. One day at the office the draftsman's wife called. She'd spotted an earwig in the house, went ballistic, and called the exterminator. Gary left

Re: Only idiots get vax (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days ago by: Ronda Johns

All you covidiots should go get your free booster. https://childrenshealthdefense.org/defender/vaers-vaccine-injuries-covid-shot-cdc-data/

Re: Only idiots get vax (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days ago by: trader_4

Amazing that you have this all figured out, while everything I've heard from doctors and researchers actually investigating it is that they really don't understand what is going on at this point. I've certainly not heard anyone actually

Re: OT: this is what causes inflation (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days ago by: rbowman

I'm not an apologist for the oil industry but in a boom or bust industry rushing in often isn't a good idea. We're coming up on an anniversary, May 2, 1982. They call it Black Sunday in western Colorado. Oil prices started collapsing i

Re: OT: this is what causes inflation (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days ago by: Scott Lurndal

Nonsense. There will be a point in the near future where mineral oil will not be worth the cost to extract it. Synthetics, will fill the need (particulary for aviation). There is a big push for synthetics in the aviation industry toda

Re: Why 3 Pipes on Fridge/AC etc Compressors?

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Posted: 20 Days ago by: trader_4

Sounds like that's where they charged it at the factory and is there so that in the rare case that it needs to be charged in the future, the service guy can sweat on a service port. Doesn't matter what you do with the tape.

Re: OT: this is what causes inflation (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days 1 Hour ago by: rbowman

There is another problem. Unless they're Jay Leno wealthy people don't buy an unlimited number of cars. Sure, the sales tax on a Mercedes S Class would buy a Nissan, but how many cars does a person need? Unless they are Imelda Marcos,

Re: OT: this is what causes inflation (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days 1 Hour ago by: rbowman

https://www.thechemicalengineer.com/news/protein-made-using-co2-and-electricity/ If you can make one hydrocarbon, you can make another. In fact https://newatlas.com/bioengineers-rebuilding-bacteria-to-produce-crude-oil/7723/ Or you can

Re: OT: this is what causes inflation (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days 2 Hours ago by: Pthirus Pubis

Yet Trump gas was $1.89 with a free side of brutally honest tweets that the snowflakes couldn't handle.

Re: Range hood: Shorted out?

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Posted: 20 Days 4 Hours ago by: Tom

I have the same issue with the contacts flattening on that range.

Re: I need sink strainer installation help (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days 5 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

Stainless steel, in and of itself, is not reason, the thickness is what matters. SS sinks are available in various thicknesses from low end 22g to commercial quality 14g. 16g to 18g is recommended for a typical home kitchen sink. Eithe

Re: will birds eat old corn-on-the-cob. (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days 5 Hours ago by: Frank

Deer are browsers but some foods are more attractive like acorns or apples. I have seen them jump a six foot fence but they just might bump into a smaller fence and not bother. I have chestnut trees and cannot keep the deer away. I ch

Re: OT: this is what causes inflation (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days 8 Hours ago by: Cindy Hamilton

Drilling permits are up, though. It would appear the oil companies prefer high oil prices. I am amazed. <https://www.poynter.org/fact-checking/2022/biden-9000-unused-oil-drill-permits/>

Re: will birds eat old corn-on-the-cob. (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days 8 Hours ago by: Cindy Hamilton

I'm sure they would. In the 22 years I've lived here, I've seen whitetails three times. They never touch my flower gardens. There's plenty of other stuff for them to eat. Michigan is a green and juicy place. We don't get eagles here,

Re: OT: this is what causes inflation (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days 9 Hours ago by: T

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Re: OT: this is what causes inflation (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days 9 Hours ago by: T

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Re: TX Gov Abbott "Stops Traffic" Like Chris Christie Did (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days 9 Hours ago by: T

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Re: I need sink strainer installation help (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days 9 Hours ago by: T

Is your sinks stainless steel? Mine flexes under pressure. I presume that its the reason.

Re: TX Gov Abbott "Stops Traffic" Like Chris Christie Did (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days 14 Hours ago by: Bob F

Biggest inflation cause in months.

Re: I need sink strainer installation help (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days 14 Hours ago by: Bob F

I have never in my 72 years needed to do repairs because of failed putty in this situation. The stuff has worked as long as I've lived.

Re: OT: this is what causes inflation (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days 14 Hours ago by: Bob F

And making that oil and other fossil fuels is what gave us our past mild climate. Repubs want really strongly to get us back to a much hotter climate where everyone near the equator will be heading north and south. Better plan for visi

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days 14 Hours ago by: Bob F

You have defined the Reputincons to a "T".

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days 14 Hours ago by: Bob F

With all the laws Repubs are passing concerning purported "grooming" of children, it is very clear just how much the Republicon party has swallowed the Qanon idiocy. There is just no denying how wacko the current Repulicon party has go

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days 14 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

Good God, you are so f'ing brainwashed. Please get some help.

Re: Only idiots get vax (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days 14 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

I already explained it to you. Oh wait...my post included actual facts. You probably ignored it.

Re: OT: this is what causes inflation (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days 15 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

Not going to wast my time with an explanation. You are a bitter person.

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days 15 Hours ago by: T

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Re: OT: this is what causes inflation (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days 15 Hours ago by: T

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Re: OT: this is what causes inflation (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days 15 Hours ago by: T

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Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days 15 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

You just told a lie. Where does anyone want to talk dirty to five year olds. I think you have it on your mind because you are a pervert and liar. Show me or shut up. It was just another Far Right Republican that wants to stop free s

Re: OT: this is what causes inflation (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days 15 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

Perhaps you should invest in oil futures for the new production. Think how wealthy you will be when they start pumping it How long did it take for oil to be made? With an estimated average sedimentation of 50 meters every million yea

Re: OT: this is what causes inflation (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days 16 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

I already explained it. Everyone, rich or poor, has to buy some things like toilet paper. Let's say it is a dollar a roll. If I make $10 an hour it is 10% of an hour's wage. If I make $100 an hour it is only 1% of my wage. Sure, t

Re: will birds eat old corn-on-the-cob. (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days 16 Hours ago by: T

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Re: woke corporations? (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days 16 Hours ago by: T

And a lot of time, they are going woke to avoid confrontation with the woke mod. Black Lives is a good example. If our justice department would get off their asses and prosecute these extortionists, we'd see a lot less of this stuff. B

Re: Only idiots get vax (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days 16 Hours ago by: T

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Re: woke corporations? (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days 16 Hours ago by: rbowman

True. While corporations are legally people when they're pouring thousands in a campaign fund it's the passel of assholes running the corporation that are woke.

Re: will birds eat old corn-on-the-cob. (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days 16 Hours ago by: rbowman

Whitetails sneer at your fencing... There are a couple of rabbits that hang around where I work in town but I've never seen any out here. Too many eagles and coyotes. I thought I heard the cat on the deck last night but when I opened

Re: OT: this is what causes inflation (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days 16 Hours ago by: T

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Re: Only idiots get vax (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days 16 Hours ago by: T

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Re: OT: this is what causes inflation (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days 16 Hours ago by: rbowman

Joe Sixpack, who makes $25,000 a year buys a six pack of Moose Drool for $10, and pays a 10% sales tax or $1. https://holidaywinecellar.com/big-sky-moose-drool-brown-ale-6-pack-can/ Elon Musk buys the same six pack for the same $10 and

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days 16 Hours ago by: T

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Re: OT: this is what causes inflation (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days 16 Hours ago by: T

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Re: OT: this is what causes inflation (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days 16 Hours ago by: rbowman

You do know how the country started off, don't you? https://www.fairvote.org/evolution-of-voting-rights-from-1789-to-today-must-continue Governance hasn't been improved by letting every Tom, Dick, and Jamaal vote.

Re: OT: this is what causes inflation (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days 17 Hours ago by: T

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Re: OT: this is what causes inflation (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days 17 Hours ago by: T

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Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days 17 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

Yep, when my wife and daughters are sharing a Sunday afternoon meal, I often talk about grabbing pussy and dating one of the girls. Todd, please get some help.

Re: OT: this is what causes inflation (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days 17 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

Everything in the earth is finite. Prove otherwise.

Re: OT: this is what causes inflation (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days 17 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

Who started the checks? https://www.cnbc.com/2020/12/27/trump-signs-covid-relief-bill-600-stimulus-checks-go-out-this-week-.html

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days 17 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

Perverts are the ones calling other nasty names. Does that fit you?

Re: OT: this is what causes inflation (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days 17 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

Sales tax will tax the poor at a much higher rate than the wealthier. We all need certain necessities to live. Sure, we can pass on the candy bar but we all use toilet paper, laundry products, etc. Yes, good to have unequal say in

Re: OT: this is what causes inflation (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days 18 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

Never? The Petroleum Institute would not agree https://www.zmescience.com/science/news-science/how-long-fossil-fuels-last-43432/ https://www.eia.gov/tools/faqs/faq.php?id8&t=6 In any case it will get more expensive Right now, EVs hav

Re: Why 3 Pipes on Fridge/AC etc Compressors?

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Posted: 20 Days 18 Hours ago by: Michael M.

'Seems as though folks here MIGHT see my little question. So I'll post. I was looking for an answer to a supremely simple question. I bought a new Whirlpool frig here in Mexico--and I live in a small town. This is April, 2022. So all I go

Re: OT: this is what causes inflation (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days 18 Hours ago by: T

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Re: OT: this is what causes inflation (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days 18 Hours ago by: T

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Re: OT: this is what causes inflation (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days 18 Hours ago by: Dean Hoffman

Oil production is going down lately if this is right. <https://dailycaller.com/2022/04/29/united-states-crude-oil-production-joe-biden/>

Re: OT: this is what causes inflation (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days 18 Hours ago by: T

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Re: OT: this is what causes inflation (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days 18 Hours ago by: T

I hope he was just posturing for his lunatic base and was not serious on the electric military vehicle front. The idea is beyond stupid.

Re: OT: this is what causes inflation (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days 18 Hours ago by: T

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Re: OT: this is what causes inflation (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days 19 Hours ago by: T

Here is an idea. how about a Flat Tax. Or even better yet, a Sale Tax. A sales tax would also keep i people's mind what they are paying, rather than only seeing it once a year on their W2. "I am paying HOW MUCH EXTRA for this candy ba

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days 19 Hours ago by: T

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Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days 19 Hours ago by: T

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Re: TX Gov Abbott "Stops Traffic" Like Chris Christie Did (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days 19 Hours ago by: Frank

All ad hominem with you, Brucie. What good is your crowd doing?

Re: OT: this is what causes inflation (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days 19 Hours ago by: Frank

We will never run out of oil but it will continue to be more expensive. You could make it from coal with processes know for over a 100 years. Carbon dioxide can be sequestered and probably disposed of underground. Nuclear is also a go

Re: OT: this is what causes inflation (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days 19 Hours ago by: Frank

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l5LmPQq-EME

Re: Replacing porch light, but no ground wire from house

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Posted: 20 Days 20 Hours ago by: Dean Hoffman

It would be best if you describe your particular situation from the beginning.

Re: Replacing porch light, but no ground wire from house

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Posted: 20 Days 20 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

What are you replying to?

Re: I need sink strainer installation help (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days 20 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

I see. I did not make that connection. Sorry.

Re: Replacing porch light, but no ground wire from house

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Posted: 20 Days 20 Hours ago by: Mee

So, I just leave it? no cap?

Re: I need sink strainer installation help (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days 21 Hours ago by: Thomas

"Moen makes them that way and a heck of a lot cheaper." By cheaper I only meant cheaper than the 100 bucks the op spent on a drain. Maybe I did get lucky. It is my first top gasket. I should move it right now but if it then leaked I would

Re: I need sink strainer installation help (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days 21 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

Maybe you didn't catch my drift, but I was defending you. Maybe you missed the post where I even said "Maybe I'll try the Moen gasket style at some point." However, as long you commented, I'll respond. Wait... didn't you say the opposi

Re: OT: this is what causes inflation (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days 21 Hours ago by: Roger Blake

I'm in favor of higher taxes for the poor because they are the ones who require the most government support. Therefore logic dictates that they are the ones who should be paying for it.

TX Gov Abbott "Stops Traffic" Like Chris Christie Did

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Posted: 20 Days 22 Hours ago by: bruce bowser

Texas Governor's Border Slowdown Cost $4 Billion, Research Shows Bloomberg - April 20, 2022

Re: OT: this is what causes inflation (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days 22 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

You bring up some interesting points. What do you think the future will be like. I'm talking 20, 30, 40 years from now. The easy to get oil will be gone, the hard to get oil will cost more to produce and eventually, there will be no

Re: OT: this is what causes inflation (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days 22 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

Only stupid people think it has nothing to do with it too. There i a lot of blame in different areas.

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 20 Days 23 Hours ago by: bruce bowser

They only time RePukLiKKKans will "tone it down" is when they can legally treat women & minorities like Putin is treating Ukrainians.

woke corporations?

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Posted: 20 Days 23 Hours ago by: bruce bowser

No, the corporation is not "woke". Everything is done by committee in today's world. So "the committee" is woke, not the corporation.

Re: will birds eat old corn-on-the-cob. (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 1 Hour ago by: Bob F

I used to try to grow corn. The raccoons would take the patch out in one night.

Re: OT: this is what causes inflation (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 1 Hour ago by: Dean Hoffman

Biden said U.S. military vehicles will run on batteries in the future during his Earth Day speech. Imagine a fighter jet being "refueled" during flight.

Re: Only idiots get vax (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 1 Hour ago by: trader_4

Yeah and that isn't going so well for Trump either. I think Mr. T is the only subscriber on Truth Social. I don't think anyone will be paying $40 bil for that any time soon.

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 1 Hour ago by: trader_4

That's a lie. We have the videos, there is no "slicing", it's Trump, in his own words and in context. Interesting that you claim Ed is attacking, when what he showed you was in fact Trump engaged in his vile attacks. And Trump kept o

Re: Only idiots get vax (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 1 Hour ago by: Scott Lurndal

What's really ironic is that the Russian word Pravda means 'truth', and the only person using "Truth" in the context of political rhetoric is Donald Trump with his "Truth Social".

Re: OT: this is what causes inflation (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 1 Hour ago by: Frank

No doubt Biden has a lot of blame for this. Gas prices were at a nadir when covid shut things down. Price got too low for some oil producers and they shut down. In recovery from the virus prices were due to rise with increased demand

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 1 Hour ago by: trader_4

Right, he took it back by changing it to McCain is a war hero because he was captured and adding that he, Trump, doesn't like people who were captured. This from the guy that dodged the draft with his bone spur BS in the very war that le

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 1 Hour ago by: Marilyn Manson

Don't forget his aversion to rain. Such a manly-man is he. <https://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-france-memorial/trump-cancels-ww1-memorial-at-u-s-cemetery-in-france-due-to-rain-idUSKCN1NF0NU>

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 1 Hour ago by: trader_4

Don't forget Charles Krauthammer who was a paraplegic. "The guy can't buy pants". This is just like Charlottesville. We have video of Trump going back and forth with reporters for about ten minutes or more, all about the violence, th

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 1 Hour ago by: trader_4

We have video of Trump mimicking the exaggerated body movements of the disabled reporter. He was mad at the reporter because when asked what he knew about Trump's claim that there were thousands and thousands of Muslims dancing in the st

Re: OT: this is what causes inflation (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 1 Hour ago by: Pthirus Pubis

Key Inflation Rate Surges to 6.6%, Highest Since 1982 https://www.breitbart.com/economy/2022/04/29/personal-consumption-inflation-rate-surges-to-6-6-on-soaring-gas-40-year-high/ Trump gas was $1.89, Biden gas is $4.10. Proving once again

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 2 Hours ago by: trader_4

It really didn't take much spin to paint Trump as a bad guy, he did an excellent job of that himself. And he did a lot of it because he knew his shit show was being greatly appreciated by people like you, that it boosted his approval ra

Re: Only idiots get vax (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 2 Hours ago by: trader_4

I think Mr. T is so far gone that he doesn't know it. His whole thought and analysis process starts and ends with if Democrats or the media are saying something, then it's a lie and he has to take the opposite position. Remarkably it has

Re: Only idiots get vax (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 2 Hours ago by: trader_4

The huge volume of data that shows those vaccinated are far less likely to have a serious case, far less likely to be hospitalized, far less likely to die. American This Pravda thing is really getting old. No, you're just repeati

Re: Only idiots get vax (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 2 Hours ago by: trader_4

And that is what Harris meant too, taken in context. "If the public health professionals, if Dr. [Anthony] Fauci, if the doctors tell us that we should take it, I’ll be the first in line to take it. Absolutely,” Harris said during

Re: Only idiots get vax (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 2 Hours ago by: trader_4

His explanation is so much more interesting. I wonder if he's ever engaged with the more common ones that believe the moon landing was faked? We didn't go to the moon, but we went to Mars. Something for everyone.

Re: Only idiots get vax (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 2 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

Why do you continue to lie? The manifestations are the same? Even you know that you are just BS'ing for effect. There are thousands upon thousands of situations just like mine happening across the globe. 6 people on my work team. 5 va

Re: will birds eat old corn-on-the-cob. (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 3 Hours ago by: Frank

I had the same problem and fought all the critters but shade and deer finally did me it. Deer ate everything except onions. Squirrels would eat the corn and I even had a groundhog eating tomatoes. Shade in area is gone when the tree

Re: Laminate flooring and radon

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Posted: 21 Days 3 Hours ago by: sillyoneto

I had a slight radon issue in my basement. Long term level about 4.5. I was talking to a friend of mine thinking that my sump pit needed sealing and venting. He looked around and told me that my main problem was the concrete floor. He ment

Re: Only idiots get vax (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 4 Hours ago by: Scott Lurndal

And your responding to a troll using the latin name for pubic crabs.

Re: OT: this is what causes inflation (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 4 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

Q believed what someone told him but refuses to listen to the MSM. Same info but filtered through a friend. You just cannot limit yourself to sources with an agenda either way, but Q does just that since he agrees with the far right a

Re: will birds eat old corn-on-the-cob. (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 4 Hours ago by: Cindy Hamilton

That's why I grow only garlic. Nobody seems to want to eat it. I'm going to give lettuce a try this year. If the varmints get it, I'm only out a couple bucks in seed. I have some fencing in the shed to keep the rabbits out.

Re: will birds eat old corn-on-the-cob. (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 4 Hours ago by: rbowman

Every year about this time I think about a garden. Then reality kicks in and I realize it would be total war all summer.

Re: will birds eat old corn-on-the-cob. (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 4 Hours ago by: Dean Hoffman

I remember Mom's garden. Raccoons knew the right time to grab the sweet corn.' They were sloppy eaters. They'd eat just a little off each ear then move on. The only thing that seemed to keep them out was electric fence around the

Re: OT: this is what causes inflation (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 4 Hours ago by: trader_4

As usual, you have your own version of what is actually being reported. Here for example is what NY Times actually said: https://www.nytimes.com/2021/11/16/briefing/inflation-biden-approval.html Trump isn't even menioned, but they list

Re: OT: this is what causes inflation (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 7 Hours ago by: Frank

Do not forget Biden's oil pipeline and land leasing closures. Increased cost in fuel which is used in all market sectors cascaded inflation. Coming out of the pandemic we did not need a huge influx of money into the economy. The demo

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 12 Hours ago by: rbowman

There's the problem; Trump reversed himself in the same breath too many times.

Re: OT: this is what causes inflation (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 12 Hours ago by: rbowman

CNN is still around? After the CNN+ debacle I thought Warner Bros Discovery might have flushed the who deal.

Re: OT: I can only speculate (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 12 Hours ago by: rbowman

Either that or GMO chickens have front legs these days.

Re: Only idiots get vax (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 12 Hours ago by: rbowman

https://www.marketwatch.com/story/cdc-study-highlights-speed-with-which-omicron-variant-infected-americans-and-who-warns-testing-is-still-crucial-11651069590 "Among Americans of all ages, roughly 34% had signs of prior infection in Dece

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 14 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

Did that make you cum?

Re: Only idiots get vax (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 14 Hours ago by: Bob F

Or a lifetime of covid brain fog like we see here all the time.

Re: Only idiots get vax (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 14 Hours ago by: Bob F

And she is fully vaccinated. despite the trumptard lies.

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 14 Hours ago by: T

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Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 14 Hours ago by: T

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Re: OT: this is what causes inflation (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 14 Hours ago by: T

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Re: OT: this is what causes inflation (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 14 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

Yes, I saw that exactly on CNN, You must have missed it, they did a nice piece about it.

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 14 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

Slicing up? You heard the words and deny what he said. Do you use ChapStick?

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 14 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

Yes, the video is a fake. It was not Trump, it was my son acting like he was him. Pretty bad when you see and still deny what he said. Still into name calling I see. Good erection from it?

Re: OT: this is what causes inflation (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 15 Hours ago by: T

That is how you tax the poor and fake like you are not. And the Rich get Richer as their loans/liability are reduced. Gee Wiz, got the poor to pay for it!

OT: I can only speculate

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Posted: 21 Days 15 Hours ago by: T

https://imgur.com/4qe5rjU.png I can only speculate. Publik Skool perhaps?

Re: OT: this is what causes inflation (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 15 Hours ago by: Dean Hoffman

And the Poor get poorer.

OT: this is what causes inflation

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Posted: 21 Days 15 Hours ago by: T

Hi All, I was at a customer's site and read and article rfom some retailkers association. There explanation for inflation was rising demand and lower availability. And you hear on American Pravda that is Trump, Putin, etc.. E This is

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 15 Hours ago by: T

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Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 15 Hours ago by: T

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Re:_OT:_NEW_Genius_Pieces_To_The_Plan_Of_Trump’s_Reinstatement

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Posted: 21 Days 16 Hours ago by: Randy Patzkowski

Let's go Brandon!

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 16 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

You defend his lies and deceit. Grow some balls, Q and see the truth. You heard what he said, plain and simple and you make excuses for me.

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 16 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

If he did not believe it he would not have said it in the first place. He walked it back knowing he'd get a lot of crap about it and suckers like you believe him. Not very becoming for you making excuses for him. Words matter and he

Re: I need sink strainer installation help (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 16 Hours ago by: Thomas

They require putty because it is cheeper to not use a top gasket. My new belief at least. You cannot use putty on the bottom only due to rotation of the nut. If the top rotated as much as the bottom, putty would not be sold. If you did not

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 16 Hours ago by: T

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Posted: 21 Days 16 Hours ago by: T

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Re: will birds eat old corn-on-the-cob. (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 17 Hours ago by: rbowman

https://felizpets.com/do-crows-eat-corn/ C'mon micky. Can you say 'scarecrow'?

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 17 Hours ago by: rbowman

The new head of the Disinformation Governance Board will explain. At length. I swear to the Gods even George Orwell couldn't make this shit up. 'Enormous growth' means the GDP shrank 1.4%.

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 17 Hours ago by: T

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Posted: 21 Days 17 Hours ago by: T

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Re: Only idiots get vax (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 17 Hours ago by: T

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Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 17 Hours ago by: rbowman

He did ridicule McCain and McCain was a war hero in his own mind.

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Posted: 21 Days 17 Hours ago by: rbowman

https://abcnews.go.com/US/puerto-rico-distributes-supplies-left-rot-warehouse/story?idh409678 Might as well send shit to Haiti... I'm all in favor of Puerto Rican independence. We do not need another dysfunctional state.

Re: Only idiots get vax (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 17 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

Unlike the people that died from it she showed no symptoms. I thing that is a benefit. I'll take that over being on a ventilator for months.

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 17 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

He certainly did and I saw it. The reporter in a wheelchair and McCain is no hero. Open your eyes. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uNXgjnBpxGI&ab_channel=CNN https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wefb0ESoVDo

Re: OT: Since the libs are bringing up allegations of Trump loans (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 17 Hours ago by: rbowman

It would do wonders for sales. I might even switch from Monster.

Re: Only idiots get vax (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 17 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

No one *ever* said you won't get it. What you won't get (in the vast majority of cases) is hospitalized or dead. But you knew that.

Re: Only idiots get vax (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 17 Hours ago by: rbowman

She was right. Triple vaxxed and boosted and she still got it.

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 17 Hours ago by: T

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Re: I need sink strainer installation help (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 18 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

"That's pretty much it" for the *Moen* unit. Most other drain kits require putty. https://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=kitchen+sink+drain+install

Re: I need sink strainer installation help (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 18 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

You'll never seal the drain unless you use a rubber washer *under* the sink. Unless the drain you bought came with 2 rubber washers, it sounds like a standard install. The rubber washer goes underneath the sink, putty is used above.

Re: Magnetic Fridge Gasket

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Posted: 21 Days 18 Hours ago by: dave@thegasketstore.

All our gaskets are made with the magnets the orientation as well we know which Brands reverse there polarity. Randell all there Half-door reach ins are reversed to screw with 3 party vendors so you will stick with OEM.

Re: Magnetic Fridge Gasket

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Posted: 21 Days 19 Hours ago by: dave@thegasketstore.

All magnets have a north and south polar end. Randell gaskets reverse the polarity to screw with third party vendors. It only matters when the cabinet has magnets inside then if polarity is wrong the door will be push open instead of closed

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 19 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

Easy enough to do. He was a bad guy. Ridiculed handicapped people and war heros. President Bone Spurs.

Re: Magnetic Fridge Gasket

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Posted: 21 Days 19 Hours ago by: dave@thegasketstore.

They are reverse Polarity just like all randell Half door gaskets

Re: dishwasher pooling water and THEN leaking (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 19 Hours ago by: Rod Speed

DManzaluni <dmanzaluni@gmail.com> wrote Agreed. It shouldn't be hard to check if the switch is switching by using a multimeter as you move the float with your hand. Bit harder to use a multimeter with temporary wires to the pump to see if

Re: dishwasher pooling water and THEN leaking (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 19 Hours ago by: DManzaluni

But if the float is taken off and jiggled to make sure it isnt stuck and still the unit doesnt empty, I assume there is a problem with the pump, not the float area, whether the switch or the float.

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 21 Hours ago by: T

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Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 21 Hours ago by: T

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Posted: 21 Days 21 Hours ago by: T

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Re: Only idiots get vax (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 21 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

First, she is not my girl. Nor is she a scientist of medical doctor. Don't care what she says. I got the shot on the advice of trained and experienced medical people, not a politician.

Re: Only idiots get vax (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 21 Hours ago by: Pthirus Pubis

Even your girl Kamala said not to trust the Trump "vaccine". Why are you promoting it? https://articles.mercola.com/sites/articles/archive/2022/04/28/covid-persists.aspx

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 22 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

Ah, make a derogatory remark to hide the truth. You really are Q Did you get an erection by calling me a name? I bet you did. Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Todd or Tom or Tim or Tiny

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 22 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

The news did show that Trump helped them Remember he tossed out a couple of rolls of paper towels? Great guy he is.

Re: will birds eat old corn-on-the-cob. (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 22 Hours ago by: hubops

Cook it all ; eat what you want ; slice the kernels off what's left ; freeze it for future or refrigerate it for a day or two. My wife puts-up bags & bags of corn in the freezer each year - it lasts us until Easter usually.

Re: I need sink strainer installation help (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 22 Hours ago by: T

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Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 22 Hours ago by: T

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Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 22 Hours ago by: T

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Posted: 21 Days 22 Hours ago by: micky

Will birds eat old corn-on-the-cob? The little store I go to had individual ears of corn still in their husks, and packages of 3 mostly dehusked. I bought one ear. It was good so I went back for more. This time no loose corn, only pack

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 22 Hours ago by: T

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Re: Only idiots get vax (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 22 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

I know what you mean. Have a friend of 45 years, smart, worth a big bundle, smart investing, etc. Every once in a while comes out with there is some secret group that wants to control us and causes some of the wars and so forth. She

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 23 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

Just curious...if you were party to a signed contract and the other party changed the terms just because they were mad at you, would you just roll over and take it up the ass? "PAP news agency quoted Pawel Majewski, head of state oil a

Re: Only idiots get vax (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 23 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

The thing is, the guy's not an idiot. He's actually very intelligent and extremely organized. He's a community leader, a coach, a guy that would give you the shirt off his back. He's been a close friend of my family for 20+ years. He's j

Re: Only idiots get vax (thread)

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Posted: 22 Days ago by: Ed Pawlowski

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Re: Only idiots get vax (thread)

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Posted: 22 Days ago by: Marilyn Manson

I have a friend who is convinced that the WTC incident was caused by some very rich people associated with the US financial industry. There were apparently some documents stored in one of the towers that, if released, could bring ruin to

Re: Only idiots get vax (thread)

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Posted: 22 Days 1 Hour ago by: Bob F

Did you forget about the thousands of gallons of fuel oil in WTC bldg 7? https://www.chicagotribune.com/news/ct-xpm-2001-11-29-0111290236-story.html

Re: OT: Since the libs are bringing up allegations of Trump loans (thread)

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Posted: 22 Days 3 Hours ago by: trader_4

I agree, it's the best example I can think of as to how the mainstream media is heavily lib biased. They did everything before the election to try to discredit the Hunter laptop as a Russian fake and to claim that anyone saying that it

Re: OT: Since the libs are bringing up allegations of Trump loans (thread)

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Posted: 22 Days 3 Hours ago by: Frank

All would have been in the public eye before the election if the liberal media had not buried it and you have to go to places outside the US to get an unbiased story. I got a laugh this morning. We all know that Elon Musk has taken ov

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 22 Days 4 Hours ago by: rbowman

Scruples or rubles? I find it amusing after throwing every sanction they can think of against Russia when Poland refused to pay the gas contract in rubles and Gazprom closed the tap Poland screamed "They're blackmailing us!" Well, yeah

OT: Since the libs are bringing up allegations of Trump loans from

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Posted: 22 Days 5 Hours ago by: trader_4

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-10070093/Joe-Biden-Hunters-shared-bank-accounts-make-president-target-FBI-probe.html And the above comes directly from the emails on Hunter's laptop. That's the one that the lib media desperately

Re: Only idiots get vax (thread)

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Posted: 22 Days 6 Hours ago by: trader_4

It fell after having been struck by debris falling from the twin towers and massive fire raging for 7 hours. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_Trade_Center_controlled_demolition_conspiracy_theories NIST released its final report on th

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 22 Days 6 Hours ago by: trader_4

That statement attributed to Eric Trump was from one guy, a golf writer, who claims that Eric said it one day on a golf course. Eric denies it. Who knows if it's true, I mean we now know that Hillary and the Democrats not only paid for

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 22 Days 6 Hours ago by: trader_4

That's just a repeat of old accusations that were never proven. I mean it's pathetic to try to cite in April 2022 what is "reportedly being investigated by Mueller", when that actual investigation was concluded long ago, the report relea

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 22 Days 6 Hours ago by: trader_4

That's just a repeat of old accusations that were never proven. I mean it's pathetic to try to cite in April 2022 what is "reportedly being investigated by Mueller", when that actual investigation was concluded long ago, the report relea

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 22 Days 9 Hours ago by: Cindy Hamilton

Investments by Russian oligarchs don't precisely equate to loans. I'm not a real estate development mogul, but I wouldn't touch Russian money. I guess that's why I'm not a billionaire. Scruples.

Re: I need sink strainer installation help (thread)

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Posted: 22 Days 14 Hours ago by: Xeno

That is pretty much it, no sealer needed.

Re: I need sink strainer installation help (thread)

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Posted: 22 Days 14 Hours ago by: Xeno

If you need to use a sealer, you're doing something wrong. The rubber washer *is* the seal.

Re: Only idiots get vax (thread)

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Posted: 22 Days 17 Hours ago by: Thomas

I pointed out the obvious, that it was not just fire, but first extensive structural damage and that steel loses significant amount of it's strength at fires fueled with tens of thousands of gallons of kerosene. Didn't phase him a bit. Wt

Re: Ten foot long want to spray some kind of wood filler (thread)

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Posted: 22 Days 17 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

Which I noted in my first response. Or is it lids? He said "hole" but he also said "holes". Still waiting on an answer to that question. "Holes" may mean "lids" which may mean a house looking like it has a case of the shiny measles. ;-

Re: I need sink strainer installation help (thread)

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Posted: 22 Days 17 Hours ago by: Thomas

I dig a bit of soft putty from underneath. I bought new putty with the double gasket drain at the same time. I want to guess my previous putty leaks were from using old, barely making it putty. So far so good with the top gasket. I have no

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 22 Days 17 Hours ago by: Bob F

There's a lot of laundry too. And don't forget Jared's 2.2 billion deal. Hunter was such a piker.

Re: Ten foot long want to spray some kind of wood filler (thread)

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Posted: 22 Days 17 Hours ago by: Bob F

No, I did not miss that. But foam is not a solution to the problem. If a ladder is needed to fix it, he should borrow or rent one, Or hire someone with the equipment to do the job right. 40' is a long way for anyone not very sure of th

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 22 Days 19 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

I've not cared enough to follow any connections but it seems to have made the news https://foreignpolicy.com/2018/12/21/how-russian-money-helped-save-trumps-business/ But Trump eventually made a comeback, and according to several sourc

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 22 Days 19 Hours ago by: Scott Lurndal

Half a billion is hyperbole. However, "But Trump eventually made a comeback, and according to several sources with knowledge of Trump's business, foreign money played a large role in reviving his fortunes, in particular inves

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 22 Days 19 Hours ago by: trader_4

I'd like to see the evidence that Trump owed anything, let alone half a billion to Russia or Russians. If that was the case, the usual media would have been screaming it endlessly, 24/7 for months. I heard a lot about looking, nothing

Re: Ten foot long want to spray some kind of wood filler (thread)

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Posted: 22 Days 20 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

Not required... https://www.jaxgoods.com/tekton/jacketed-fiberglass-magnetic-h-3047301

Re: Ten foot long want to spray some kind of wood filler (thread)

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Posted: 22 Days 21 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

Sure, and I have a 10' pair of pliers to hold it in place to start it. I'll lend them to him.

Re: Ten foot long want to spray some kind of wood filler (thread)

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Posted: 22 Days 23 Hours ago by: Jim Joyce

You don't own a 40' ladder and don't want to buy one that you'll probably only ever use this one time. I'm with you so far. So what about renting the equipment you need to do the job right? One and done is usually the best way to go. Re

Re: Ten foot long want to spray some kind of wood filler (thread)

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Posted: 22 Days 23 Hours ago by: Scott Lurndal

Actually, the "forty foot ladder" makes me wonder what type of four+ story (storey in canada?) building John is working on, and whether it is feasible work from above rather than below.

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 22 Days 23 Hours ago by: Scott Lurndal

You're projecting again. Except that wasn't a hoax - there was collusion. https://thehill.com/opinion/white-house/548794-there-was-trump-russia-collusion-and-trump-pardoned-the-colluder/ Mueller even found collusion in his report, but

Re: Ten foot long want to spray some kind of wood filler (thread)

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Posted: 22 Days 23 Hours ago by: hubops

https://tinyurl.com/4mn79sdt John T.

Re: Ten foot long want to spray some kind of wood filler (thread)

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Posted: 22 Days 23 Hours ago by: trader_4

Good job, so they do exist.

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 22 Days 23 Hours ago by: trader_4

Failure again to answer the simple question noted. And it's BS claims like this, with no evidence at all to support it, that the likes of Qanon thrive and flourish on. Sadly it's pretty much a requirement today to believe the Trump BS s

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 23 Days ago by: Frank

Damn, you drew me back in. I can answer simple questions but cannot answer a simpleton.

Re: Ten foot long want to spray some kind of wood filler (thread)

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Posted: 23 Days ago by: Marilyn Manson

Did you miss the whole "forty foot ladder" issue? Should he use a hammer with a 10' handle? ;-)

Re: Ten foot long want to spray some kind of wood filler (thread)

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Posted: 23 Days ago by: Bob F

If the birds can punch a hole through wood, how is "foam" anything going to slow them down? Just nail a can lid or something over the holes.

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 23 Days ago by: Bob F

The right has gone so far off the wacko right side of reality that nothing they say is true. So, when the media speaks truth, to the wacko right it has to be a lie. The media must be totally left wing, because they keep telling the tr

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 23 Days ago by: Marilyn Manson

As usual...can't answer a simple question so you run away. See ya!

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 23 Days ago by: Frank

Sorry, no more pissing in the wind for me.

Re: Ten foot long want to spray some kind of wood filler (thread)

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Posted: 23 Days ago by: Marilyn Manson

"...that the birds *keep* making"? That seems to imply that you have managed to seal it up, at least temporarily, on multiple occasions. What have you tried that keeps failing? And is it "holes" or "a hole". Just curious, since you've

Re: Ten foot long want to spray some kind of wood filler (thread)

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Posted: 23 Days 1 Hour ago by: hubops

Lots are available from a simple google search - here's just one example : https://www.leevalley.com/en-ca/shop/garden/pest-control/insects/68999-spray-can-pole-adapter?item=EM236 John T.

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 23 Days 1 Hour ago by: Roger Blake

The main thing I realize is that it is imperative to round up and eradicate these Leftie/Communist scumbags. We'll never be able to get on with our lives until they are disposed of. I am 100% serious about this. It is the only way to deal

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 23 Days 1 Hour ago by: Marilyn Manson

Seriously? Calling it a "possibility" not only doesn't make it a "point", it doesn't change the fact that it's a claim, by definition. From https://dictionary.cambridge.org/us/dictionary/english/claim Claim: to say that something is tru

Re: Ten foot long want to spray some kind of wood filler (thread)

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Posted: 23 Days 1 Hour ago by: trader_4

Does it have to be spray foam? How about using a length of wood with a balled up rag soaked in fiberglass resin or similar on the end that you could position into the hole and let it set up? Could maybe try the procedure with just a

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 23 Days 1 Hour ago by: trader_4

This is like the totally discredited claim that Jan 6th was a false flag operation, done by Antifa. Now with 750+ arrests and AFAIK, not a single Antifa among them, we don't hear that much anymore. All we have is a bunch of rabid right

Ten foot long want to spray some kind of wood filler

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Posted: 23 Days 1 Hour ago by: John Robertson

I know everyone will say to just get a bigger ladder, but it would be easier (and cheaper) if I could just find a way to apply any kind of sealant (foam will do) into a 3-inch wide by about 1-1/2 inches deep hole that the birds keep maki

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 23 Days 1 Hour ago by: Frank

What you are calling a claim, I think of as possible hype but I call it a good possibility.

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 23 Days 1 Hour ago by: Marilyn Manson

What point did she make? Claiming that Qanon was started by the DNC is not a "point". It's nothing more than ... wait for it ... a *claim*. I asked for proof, not more speculation. "Well, they did this so they probably did that." Now,

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 23 Days 1 Hour ago by: Frank

Who knows? But, she makes a great point as it fits their modus operandi just like what they did with the the Trump/Russia collusion hoax.

Re: I need sink strainer installation help (thread)

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Posted: 23 Days 1 Hour ago by: trader_4

If you need to do them in some reasonable time period, like a few years maybe. I rarely need the putty and whenever I do, wind up buying a new one because the old stuff has dried out by then.

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 23 Days 1 Hour ago by: trader_4

It is when it's your response to Ed and me for simply pointing out the most basic facts about Qanon, facts that are readily available. Neither Ed nor I nor anyone else in this thread said that all Trump supporters are Qanon. In fact t

Re: I need sink strainer installation help (thread)

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Posted: 23 Days 2 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

I just consider the simple finger wipe as part of the process. Visibly confirming that the putty oozed out all the way around gives me confidence that I've got a good seal. While I've never used a gasket, Thomas's installation picture a

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 23 Days 2 Hours ago by: Frank

It is not ad hominem to suggest that you and Ed have been duped by the leftist media. I looked up Qanon and they are Trump supporters, unspecified, that thought he was fighting the forces of Satan. Nutty but it is equally nutty to be

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 23 Days 2 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

You may be right that the left brought it up. Does the CIA brag openly about their covet missions? So if QAnon is doing the sleazy stuff you want would you bring it to the open? I'm thinking T may even be Q give the single letter na

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 23 Days 2 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

It isn't hat speech, it is stupidity. If NYT reports on a hurricane, Mr. T would say its fake. He makes thing up and exaggerates. Look at what he said above that he has to talk dirty to five year olds. That is pure BS that his mind

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 23 Days 2 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

Proof, please. Just the tiniest bit would be nice and go a long way to adding a shred of credibility to your claim. Here's your opportunity. Seize the moment.

Re: I need sink strainer installation help (thread)

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Posted: 23 Days 3 Hours ago by: trader_4

+1 This looks like a convenience thing. The seal is included, you don't take it home then read the instructions and realize you need plumber's putty that you don't have. It's also less messy, the putty oozes out as you tighten it, you h

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 23 Days 3 Hours ago by: Karen

LOL! The Qnuts were created by the DNC to discredit the Republican Party. They're your team. Own 'em.

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Posted: 23 Days 3 Hours ago by: trader_4

None of that addressed the simple question I asked: What do you allege Ed just did here? You just started an ad hominem attack on him and now extended it to me. I'm asking why, what did Ed do that was wrong here, what did I do wrong?

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 23 Days 3 Hours ago by: Frank

I had never heard of it until the left brought it up and still know little about it or its followers. Personally think that the left allows its far left to lead the party whereas the right does not allow the far right to take over. A

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 23 Days 3 Hours ago by: trader_4

Also interesting that Mr. T just said that Qanon sure seems like a bunch of total whackos. So then it should have been easy for Trump to denounce them. Yet when pushed to do so just before the election that he lost, Trump claimed not

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 23 Days 3 Hours ago by: trader_4

This is a good teaching moment. What do you allege Ed just did here? All I saw was that he pointed out to Mr.T the truth, that Qanon is real, that two Republican members of Congress, Boebert and Greene accept and spread the Qanon BS.

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 23 Days 3 Hours ago by: trader_4

America and the world heard from them on Jan 6th: ttps://www.pbs.org/newshour/nation/jan-6-rioter-known-as-qanon-shaman-sentenced-to-41-months https://abcnews.go.com/US/qanon-emerges-recurring-theme-criminal-cases-tied-us/story?idu34744

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Posted: 23 Days 4 Hours ago by: trader_4

ROFL. That's another good one coming from the guy that keeps spreading the stolen election lie BS, despite having either lost of withdrawn every single case for over a year after the 2020 election. You must be really far gone to not real

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses? (thread)

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Posted: 23 Days 4 Hours ago by: Snag

Why is it that any rejection of MSM's narrative is labeled "hate speech" ?

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Posted: 23 Days 4 Hours ago by: rbowman

In the beginning there was 4chan... It's a message board. When 4chan became more restrictive, 8chan was created. HotWheels, the owner, tried to take it down and 8kun was born. Anyway 'Q', and there are several theories on who that is,

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses?

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Posted: 23 Days 4 Hours ago by: trader_4

So is Boebert. The process of Mr. T is that any news organization that reports what he doesn't want to hear, he smears as lying libs, commies, traitors. It's something Trump made acceptable. The logical conclusion of that process is t

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses?

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Posted: 23 Days 4 Hours ago by: trader_4

No surprise there, you live in total denial. As if all the videos of the Qanon nuts, like the infamous Qanon shaman at the insurrection on Jan 6th were not available and seen by anyone who cared to look. https://www.pbs.org/newshour/nat

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses?

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Posted: 23 Days 5 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

Well, T sets himself up for this stuff. He is not willing to seek out actual news, everything for him is filtered by the wacko right. Sure, some media slants one way or the other bust just because WAPO reports about an election does n

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses?

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Posted: 23 Days 5 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

Did you read the Welcome page that I linked to?

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Posted: 23 Days 6 Hours ago by: Frank

There are a couple of folks here that are probably communists and spread this crap. Then there are those like Ed that are duped by them. Candidly in e-s I k-file threads like this rather than waste my time in them but sometimes fritte

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Posted: 23 Days 7 Hours ago by: Loose Cannon

Do you have anything to contribute other than constant trolling?

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Posted: 23 Days 9 Hours ago by: T

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Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses?

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Posted: 23 Days 10 Hours ago by: T

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Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses?

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Posted: 23 Days 13 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

Try the Welcome page. Search the site. https://8kun.top/qresearch/welcome.html Of course, you’ll probably just come back and say it’s a fake site built by some lefties. You have the right to say that, but you’ll be wrong.

Re: My sink drain plunger is stuck in the closed position!

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Posted: 23 Days 13 Hours ago by: Caramel Cat

I agree that guys explanation was very snotty

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Posted: 23 Days 14 Hours ago by: Rod Speed

Its more complicated than that. It determines how long the later solenoid is open for and how long the pump runs when emptying., But does determine when the pump is turned off and may not see the pump turned on if the float and switch

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses?

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Posted: 23 Days 14 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

I have no narratives and no side. I do not like your leader/dictator though. I do get a little snicker getting you agitated by telling some truths. Nope, that is just your closed mind that will not seek out the truth.

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Posted: 23 Days 15 Hours ago by: T

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Posted: 23 Days 15 Hours ago by: rbowman

https://8kun.top/qresearch/index.html They ain't what the used to be.

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Posted: 23 Days 15 Hours ago by: T

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Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses?

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Posted: 23 Days 16 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

You should be ashamed of yourself. Your disdain for most media leaves you with a distorted view of what is really going on in the world. Marjorie Taylor Greene is a follower. Ask about the raid on the pizza shop. Anyone following the n

Re: Ping Retirednoguilt Follow-up on TV repair, for friend who lives in the st icks

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Posted: 23 Days 16 Hours ago by: Clare Snyder

Here in kitchener if you have a digital compatible tuner (atsc) on the TV you can get 2 or 3 ITA stations - mabee a few more with a rotator on a digital specific antenna In KW, TVO, Global, and CTV are local and can be picked up by any

Re: Delta Faucet set screw stuck, then hubby tried to drill out screw and broke off the tap out. what do i do now?

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Posted: 23 Days 17 Hours ago by: Scubadoo

Sorry, yes, that would be a mammoth setscrew. I meant 3/16".

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Posted: 23 Days 17 Hours ago by: Dean Hoffman

The float/switch combination is just a backup for the timer that controls water inlet. The float triggers the float switch. The combination doesn't control the water exit. <https://homeguides.sfgate.com/drain-float-switch-works-di

Re: repubs reject their QAnon bosses?

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Posted: 23 Days 17 Hours ago by: T

Hi Bruce, You do realize that the only time Republicans and Conservatives even hear about QAnon is from you guys? I personally had never heard of them before one Leftie on one of the newsgroups mentioned them. And I have been a fire br

Re: Delta Faucet set screw stuck, then hubby tried to drill out screw and broke off the tap out. what do i do now?

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Posted: 23 Days 18 Hours ago by: Scubadoo

CORRECTION: Use a 3/16" LH drill bit, not 3/8".

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Posted: 23 Days 20 Hours ago by: bruce bowser

.... "most Republicans said they didn't believe QAnon's claims to be true." The Washington Post - Mar 29, 2022 -- https://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/2022/03/29/its-overly-simple-tie-all-political-rhetoric-about-sexual-abuse-qanon/ "I

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Posted: 23 Days 20 Hours ago by: Rod Speed

Maybe. I guess it might decide that it is empty if the float has failed.

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Posted: 23 Days 20 Hours ago by: Thomas

New counter, tile, oven soon. Not worried about that slight off center for now. Nothing new in the cart yet just in my mind. I too have done plenty of installs, that 1/32nd or less does not matter to me, it is mine. No luck involved.

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Posted: 23 Days 21 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

Frankly, I'm surprised that your installation doesn't leak, considering the off-center placement of the gasket. Lucky you. Personally, I couldn't leave it like that, but to each his own. Most of the recent drain installs I've done have

Re: I need sink strainer installation help

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Posted: 23 Days 21 Hours ago by: Thomas

https://postimg.cc/DmSbJX5b Here is the drain in my sink. You can slightly see the gasket. I could have done better but did not care at that moment. I bought the second one for the other side. I am waiting for it to leak before replacing

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Posted: 23 Days 22 Hours ago by: Thomas

Answer: Hello and thank you for your interest in Moen products. The Moen 22036 3-1/2” Composite Kitchen sink Drain Assembly in Stainless is to be installed without plumbers putty and/or sealant. If you have additional questions, please

Re: OT 1800 special tax districts in Florida.

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Posted: 23 Days 22 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

Just checking for misspellings...which I found. ;-)

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Posted: 23 Days 22 Hours ago by: Bob F

Likely not.

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Posted: 23 Days 22 Hours ago by: Scott Lurndal

You mean you actually _read_ them?

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Posted: 23 Days 22 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

I found T's comments to be somewhat obtuse. I join you in that opinion. Our thoughts dovetail perfectly.

Re: Garage door opener clicker stopped working

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Posted: 24 Days 1 Hour ago by: J. P. Gilliver (John

(my responses usually follow points raised): The problem was the code was the opposite of what it said. And the buttons had to be pressed and NOT let up. I typed this procedure to tape on the top of the unit. The procedure is wrong in t

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Posted: 24 Days 1 Hour ago by: DManzaluni

YES! The video "Flood Switch Assembly for General Electric PDWT180R10SS Will not fill with water" is exceptionally helpful in showing me how the cover flexes from the top, not the bottom as I had been trying. But am I correct in thinkin

Re: OT. No Battery Chevy Spark

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Posted: 24 Days 1 Hour ago by: Jock

That, and much better tech turning up are the main reasons, most obviously with cellphones and cars. Yep and stuff like creosote and even some types of paint and what is used for roofs.

Re: OT 1800 special tax districts in Florida.

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Posted: 24 Days 1 Hour ago by: Jim Joyce

The Star Wars reference was unexpected, but I like it. The wookies finally get their day.

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Posted: 24 Days 1 Hour ago by: Jim Joyce

Throughout human history, it has always been the angles versus the curves and the curves versus the angles. It will always be thus. I hate being asked to take a side. As a woodworker, I think that both sides have their strengths and wea

Re: OT 1800 special tax districts in Florida.

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Posted: 24 Days 2 Hours ago by: micky

90 or 95% of Democrats are not close to being communists. Don't be a fool. Don't let other people make you into a fool. Ironic, huh. Well maybe not, when desantis is more interested in himself than the people of Florida.

Re: OT 1800 special tax districts in Florida.

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Posted: 24 Days 2 Hours ago by: Frank

Libs don't care about them either or the southern invasion because they don't live there.

Re: OT 1800 special tax districts in Florida.

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Posted: 24 Days 2 Hours ago by: T

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Posted: 24 Days 3 Hours ago by: Scott Lurndal

So what does that have to do with anything? "Li-ion rechargeable batteries have a self-discharge rate typically stated by manufacturers to be 1.5 - 2% per month. The rate increases with temperature and state of charge"

Re: OT. No Battery Chevy Spark

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Posted: 24 Days 3 Hours ago by: Scott Lurndal

Re: OT. No Battery Chevy Spark

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Posted: 24 Days 3 Hours ago by: Frank

Batteries can run down even when not used.

Re: OT. No Battery Chevy Spark

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Posted: 24 Days 3 Hours ago by: Frank

All I posted was the average age of cars on the road. How is that changing anything?

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Posted: 24 Days 4 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

One problem today, batteries are configured to the car, not universal. That may change in a few years and be more modular. Battery swaps may become common. The new five to ten years will see a lot of change.

Re: OT 1800 special tax districts in Florida.

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Posted: 24 Days 4 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

This is what you expect in junior high. I don't care about Disney but the locals are the ones getting screwed in the end.

Re: OT 1800 special tax districts in Florida.

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Posted: 24 Days 4 Hours ago by: rbowman

You sure you're not confusing Cambodia under Pol Pot? That genocide was ended when Vietnam invaded and Pot fled north. Nixon provided covert aid to Pot since he was allied with China. By that time Vietnam was being supported by the USS

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Posted: 24 Days 4 Hours ago by: Scott Lurndal

No, I simply noted that very few original owners (about 1 out of 8) keep a vehicle for a decade or more. Frank changed the terms of the question to include used vehicles, something I made no comment on whatsoever.

Re: OT. No Battery Chevy Spark

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Posted: 24 Days 4 Hours ago by: Scott Lurndal

Today, around $14k. 10 years from now? Probably significantly less. "While at the higher end, the Model S has a 375 mile range according to the EPA, bringing the battery's lifetime mileage up to 560,000 miles. In 2019, Elo

Re: OT: UK drug used to treat Covid

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Posted: 24 Days 4 Hours ago by: trader_4

Why stop there? Trump claimed credit for creating the vaccines. You know, the ones that you claim are killing people every day. We don't see you bitching about that. Trump, what about Trump? We didn't hear you bitching when he had op

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Posted: 24 Days 5 Hours ago by: trader_4

ROFL. That one be one hell of a set screw size for a faucet handle.

Re: OT. No Battery Chevy Spark

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Posted: 24 Days 5 Hours ago by: trader_4

So, are you implying that statistic somehow means that used cars are worthless at ten years, not sold or traded in for significant value? The used car market is as hot as the real estate market right now. Yet you appear to be extrapo

Re: OT. No Battery Chevy Spark

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Posted: 24 Days 5 Hours ago by: trader_4

Like you said, my, you're so sensitive.

Re: OT. No Battery Chevy Spark

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Posted: 24 Days 5 Hours ago by: trader_4

The issue is if a major component like a tranny or engine goes in a ten year old car, you can typically get it replaced with a rebuilt one for $2500 to $3500. What does a replacement battery cost for an electric vehicle?

Re: Only idiots get vax

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Posted: 24 Days 5 Hours ago by: trader_4

Good find. Sounds just as crazy and stupid as Mr. T is on here. Note also that this one, hospitalized refused remdesivir or to even admit she had Covid. And note the death threats cited against various doctors, accusing them of killi

Re: Only idiots get vax

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Posted: 24 Days 5 Hours ago by: Idlehands

And the gene pool becomes a little safer.

Re: OT 1800 special tax districts in Florida.

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Posted: 24 Days 5 Hours ago by: trader_4

Right, just like all the other bombing during the Vietnam War was so effective. The SOB's wanted to Another interesting take. On the one hand you are claiming that the US military and govt knew about the Tet Offensive and let it

Well thank you for the reference to all those videos

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Posted: 24 Days 5 Hours ago by: DManzaluni

One of them' did actually show my cover, the one without the screw holding it on. But it says that there is a clip holding it on and mine doesnt have a clip either. So the plastic of that cover must flex in some way and pull straight up.

Re: OT. A Hero

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Posted: 24 Days 5 Hours ago by: Frank

Do not think you will hear a lot like this on liberal media: https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-10752709/Psaki-blames-TRUMP-wall-never-going-work-problems-border.html

Re: OT. No Battery Chevy Spark

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Posted: 24 Days 5 Hours ago by: Frank

I guess economics could kill some things. I also know as a home owner that some pesticides and paints that worked extremely well got killed by the EPA.

Re: OT 1800 special tax districts in Florida.

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Posted: 24 Days 5 Hours ago by: Frank

I know you do not like the woke crowd and thought you would like someone standing up to them.

Only idiots get vax

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Posted: 24 Days 6 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

That is what Cirsten Weldon said https://imgur.com/gallery/BDs3BYx

Re: OT 1800 special tax districts in Florida.

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Posted: 24 Days 6 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

Ronnie got his panties twisted and retaliated. It will cost the taxpayers a bundle to fight this when it goes to court. Should Disney lose, it will still cost the local taxpayers a bundle as their local property taxes are expected to

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Posted: 24 Days 6 Hours ago by: Frank

Just go to that group, open one of his messages and create filter from it. I hate to respond because he gets his jollies every time we mention him.

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Posted: 24 Days 6 Hours ago by: Frank

Thought you commies hated rich people and corporations.

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Posted: 24 Days 6 Hours ago by: Dean Hoffman

Garage door opener clicker stopped working

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Posted: 24 Days 12 Hours ago by: J. P. Gilliver (John

What is the process of getting a garage door opener clicker to work again? I had been using the "Clicker" brand hand held three button garage door opener clicker for years when it recently stopped working. It's gray with 3 blue buttons, F

Re: OT 1800 special tax districts in Florida.

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Posted: 24 Days 12 Hours ago by: T

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Re: OT 1800 special tax districts in Florida.

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Posted: 24 Days 13 Hours ago by: rbowman

Here I thought it was because Lyndon Baines Johnson was a lying son of a bitch... His replacement wasn't much better.

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Posted: 24 Days 13 Hours ago by: T

Oh Happy Days !!!! Go Elon GO !!!!! I wore this country's uniform and could have been ordered to my death by liberal arts majors that could not make it as taxi cab drivers (Air Force officers) to protect freedom of speech. Many did no

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Posted: 24 Days 14 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

Are you sure of that size? Seems much too large going from memory.

Re: Delta Faucet set screw stuck, then hubby tried to drill out screw and broke off the tap out. what do i do now?

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Posted: 24 Days 14 Hours ago by: Scubadoo

Use a 3/8" left-hand drill bit. The drill bit is long enough to clear the handle and has a small enough OD that it won't damage the threads in the setscrew hole. With the drill set to reverse (the cutting direction for LH drill bits), use s

Re: OT: It is official. Sig Sauer won the 6.8 mm bid

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Posted: 24 Days 14 Hours ago by: T

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Re: dishwasher pooling water and THEN leaking

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Posted: 24 Days 15 Hours ago by: Rod Speed

Bob F <bobnospam@gmail.com> wrote That's that bit of the logic card.

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Posted: 24 Days 15 Hours ago by: rbowman

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vuNzcRU1r7c Looks like there may be a little more recoil than a M4... Select fire was a bad idea. Polymer stocks were in the offing but the switch to the M16 canceled that. The M14 was lighter than the M

Re: OT. No Battery Chevy Spark

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Posted: 24 Days 15 Hours ago by: Jock

But there is plenty of tech that never had a problem that you can't buy anymore.

Re: OT 1800 special tax districts in Florida.

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Posted: 24 Days 16 Hours ago by: Karen

Speaking of free speech (pun intended): THE MELTDOWN IS GLORIOUS: Democrats, Thugs and Fascists React to Elon Musk Purchase of Twitter with Predictable Fury https://www.thegatewaypundit.com/2022/04/meltdown-glorious-democrats-thugs-fa

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Posted: 24 Days 16 Hours ago by: rbowman

I forgot about the asshole until I subscribed to sci.electronics.design. I like Thunderbird but I haven't figured out how to copy a bozo filter to another newsgroup, or create a global filter.

Re: OT. A Hero

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Posted: 24 Days 16 Hours ago by: rbowman

Not only that, they were mules. Sometimes you make the wrong choice.

Re: OT: UK drug used to treat Covid

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Posted: 24 Days 16 Hours ago by: T

I do adore Trump in a lot af ways, but I think he made a YUGE mistake giving those guys immunity. Malpractice lawyers exist for a reason. Sometime, they actually protect the public. Sometimes. Can we please fire Fauci yet? And how a

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Posted: 24 Days 16 Hours ago by: T

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Re: lowbrowwoman, the Endlessly Driveling Senile Gossip

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Posted: 24 Days 16 Hours ago by: T

Well, not exactly everyone. Just killfile him, like everyone else

Re: OT. A Hero

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Posted: 24 Days 16 Hours ago by: T

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Re: OT: It is official. Sig Sauer won the 6.8 mm bid

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Posted: 24 Days 16 Hours ago by: T

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Re: dishwasher pooling water and THEN leaking

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Posted: 24 Days 17 Hours ago by: Bob F

Or, the obvious failed relay.

Re: OT 1800 special tax districts in Florida.

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Posted: 24 Days 17 Hours ago by: Bob F

And the Florida governor and legislature uses them to punish corporations for exercising what Repubs would call "free" speech in Florida.

Re: OT 1800 special tax districts in Florida.

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Posted: 24 Days 17 Hours ago by: Leo Isenteze

How many special districts are in the state of Florida? According to the Florida DEO, there are currently 1,844 special districts across the state.

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Posted: 24 Days 18 Hours ago by: hubops

< snips > My elderly friend was in an urban care home in southern Ontario < Brantford > where OTA was certainly available - in ~ 2016 ish. ... OTA might have gone Dodo since then .. He would get 3 channels

Re: dishwasher pooling water and THEN leaking

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Posted: 24 Days 18 Hours ago by: micky

No time to read the whole thread. My dw is a Kenmore and it woudln't drain. It took a long time but I found that the thing on the sink with the silver cap -- I think it's called a vacuum break -- had a chicken bone in it, the little

Re: Ping Retirednoguilt Follow-up on TV repair, for friend who lives in the st icks

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Posted: 24 Days 19 Hours ago by: micky

I talked to someone whose parents live not too far away (although my friend lives higher in the hills, farther from any signal), and he thought there was an OTA signal, but then he had doubts that they might have changed it. He said he

OT 1800 special tax districts in Florida.

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Posted: 24 Days 19 Hours ago by: micky

There are 1800 special tax districts in Florida. Disney is one of them.

Re: OT. No Battery Chevy Spark

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Posted: 24 Days 19 Hours ago by: Frank

Yes, like polybutylene pipes. I have a Trex deck that I like but it went through its growing pains and had I bought it when it first came out would have had a problem.

Re: dishwasher pooling water and THEN leaking

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Posted: 24 Days 19 Hours ago by: Rod Speed

Dean Hoffman <deanh6929@gmail.com> wrote Yeah, my brain fart there because we have already discussed that, but I should have repeated it again.

Re: dishwasher pooling water and THEN leaking

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Posted: 24 Days 19 Hours ago by: Dean Hoffman

Add to that a defective float or switch.

Question: Is liking how the anus smells perverted?

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Posted: 24 Days 20 Hours ago by: Klaus Schadenfreude

MICKEY from PHILADELPHIA ASKS Delicate matter. My boyfriend and I both enjoy anal sex - that isn't the problem. He also tells me that he likes the smell of my anus (I should point out that this is after I've bathed - nothing to do with f

Re: dishwasher pooling water and THEN leaking

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Posted: 24 Days 20 Hours ago by: Rod Speed

That bit of the logic card has failed, the wire to the pump has come off, or there is voltage at the pump and the pump is doing nothing, proving that the pump has failed.

Re: OT: UK drug used to treat Covid

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Posted: 24 Days 20 Hours ago by: Karen

The government has been wrong about too many things for me to let them inject their untested experimental myocarditis clot-shots in me...but feel free to be their guinea pig. https://www.thegatewaypundit.com/2022/04/study-vaccinated-15x

Re: dishwasher pooling water and THEN leaking

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Posted: 24 Days 20 Hours ago by: DManzaluni

No, but why would there be no voltage at the pump?

OT. A Hero

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Posted: 24 Days 21 Hours ago by: Dean Hoffman

Spc. Bishop Owens Texas National Guardsman who drowned while trying to save a couple illegal border crossers. <https://www.cnn.com/2022/04/25/us/bishop-evans-texas-national-guard-member-identified/index.html>

Re: I need sink strainer installation help

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Posted: 24 Days 21 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

Trust me, I've installed quite a number of sink baskets/garbage disposals. I know about putty. *Supposedly* the Moen 22036 comes with an extra rubber gasket that replaces the putty. Thing is, I can't find an installation guide so that I

Re: OT. No Battery Chevy Spark

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Posted: 24 Days 21 Hours ago by: Cindy Hamilton

Interesting. I'm still driving the 2004 Toyota Highlander that we bought used in 2008 or 2009.

Re: OT. No Battery Chevy Spark

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Posted: 24 Days 22 Hours ago by: Clare Snyder

The second owner tends to hang on to them longer on average (historically for i.c.e. vehicles)

Re: OT. No Battery Chevy Spark

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Posted: 24 Days 22 Hours ago by: Clare Snyder

Mitsoshitty does - the only way they can sell their crap.

Re: I need sink strainer installation help

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Posted: 24 Days 22 Hours ago by: Scott Lurndal

Putty is necessary. I suspect the OP didn't use enough. You need a fairly thick bead, clean up any left after fully tightening the since drain basket.

Re: I need sink strainer installation help

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Posted: 24 Days 22 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

This link works... https://www.amazon.com/Moen-22036-Composite-Assembly-Stainless/dp/B0012C52RQ I'm not doubting you, but do you have a link to an installation guide? Q&A's and reviews at Amazon are mixed as far as using putty. Some an

Re: I need sink strainer installation help

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Posted: 24 Days 23 Hours ago by: Thomas

Crap link. Do amazon and search moen 22036.

Re: I need sink strainer installation help

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Posted: 24 Days 23 Hours ago by: Thomas

I forgo the putty on top and use rubber washers both top and bottom. Moen makes them that way and a heck of a lot cheaper. https://www.amazon.com/Moen-22036-Composite-Assembly-Stainless. 12 bucks

Re: OT. No Battery Chevy Spark

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Posted: 24 Days 23 Hours ago by: Jock

Most foreign cars do now, particularly those from Korea and Japan etc. (excepting emissions controls, which has government

Re: OT. No Battery Chevy Spark

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Posted: 24 Days 23 Hours ago by: Jock

Trouble is that by the time you wait that long to see if the tech is viable, you usually can't buy it anymore.

Re: lowbrowwoman, the Endlessly Driveling Senile Gossip

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Posted: 24 Days 23 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

Evidently everyone but YOU

#PootinPartnerDon: Ivana, Melania, Ivanka...

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Posted: 24 Days 23 Hours ago by: Transition Zone

Russian?

Re: lowbrowwoman, the Endlessly Driveling Senile Gossip

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Posted: 25 Days ago by: Klaus Schadenfreude

Hey ASSHOLE!! Yes you "Peeler". Can't you see everyone is IGNORING you, as they should with all TROLLS. Get lost!!

Re: OT. No Battery Chevy Spark

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Posted: 25 Days ago by: Frank

You think this thread is the only source?

Re: OT. No Battery Chevy Spark

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Posted: 25 Days ago by: Scott Lurndal

Apples are not the same as Oranges. How many original owners kept their car for 12.1 years in 2021 (only 12 percent, as per google). "According to the car shopping website iSeeCars.com 12.9% of all new-car buyers hold onto thei

Re: OT: UK drug used to treat Covid

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Posted: 25 Days ago by: trader_4

You're entitled to your opinion. Your not entitled to having your selfish way when the govt that is elected in our democracy decides otherwise. Just because Trump tried to overthrow the democracy doesn't mean it worked. It's also rea

Re: dishwasher pooling water and THEN leaking

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Posted: 25 Days ago by: Bob F

Have you checked for voltage at the pump motor?

Re: OT. No Battery Chevy Spark

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Posted: 25 Days 1 Hour ago by: hubops

Kia < and Hyundai ? > in Canada are 5 year/100 k km. https://www.kia.ca/en/owners/kia-ownership/warranty 5-year/100,000 km - Worry-free comprehensive warranty covering virtually the entire vehicle. * 5-year/100,000 km -

Re: dishwasher pooling water and THEN leaking

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Posted: 25 Days 1 Hour ago by: Retirednoguilt

Sorry to hear that! I've got a relatively new GE wall oven, dishwasher, and over the stove microwave. Fortunately, none have needed service to date. All are a few years out of warranty. Had absolutely dreadful experience about 6 y

Re: OT. No Battery Chevy Spark

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Posted: 25 Days 1 Hour ago by: Marilyn Manson

Honda, for one, specifically when purchasing a Certified Pre-Owned vehicle. My current vehicle fits in the 2nd column. Powertrain Coverage 7 years/100,000 miles https://www.hondacertified.com/certified-preowned-benefits

Re: OT. No Battery Chevy Spark

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Posted: 25 Days 1 Hour ago by: Frank

It is normally not a good idea to buy a car model that has not been on the road more than a year or two. This gives the manufacturer time to iron out the problems seen in large fleet testing not seen with the small sample used in deve

Re: OT. No Battery Chevy Spark

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Posted: 25 Days 1 Hour ago by: Frank

Google sez: "The average age of a car on U.S. roads rose to 12.1 years in 2021, according to IHS Markit. The average age had been 11.9 years in 2020. In 2002, the average age was 9.6 years. There was a time when drivers didn't expect

Re: OT: UK drug used to treat Covid

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Posted: 25 Days 2 Hours ago by: Karen

If ABC, NBC, CBS, CNN, Fauci, Wallensky, Biden or Little Red Lying Hood spew out some garbage, people swallow it hook, line and sinker...never asking for any proof. If someone *wants* to take the clot-shot, they should do so. As long a

Re: OT. No Battery Chevy Spark

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Posted: 25 Days 2 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

My so sensitive. Show me where I doubted or disputed the information that you posted. While your points are valid where I take issue is your opening line: "I guess you're saying just junk the sucker, " I never said or implied any such

Re: OT. No Battery Chevy Spark

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Posted: 25 Days 2 Hours ago by: Jock

Nothing useful given that the other EVs aren't seeing the same problem and that one was only produced in trivial numbers. Even sillier. That would be up to GM to do, stupid.

Re: OT. No Battery Chevy Spark

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Posted: 25 Days 2 Hours ago by: Scott Lurndal

Given that there were less than 8000 Sparks made, I can understand Cheverolets reluctance to continue to support battery pack replacement. It's an opportunity for a third party to build a replacement battery pack if there really is a mar

Re: Building a 12x12 gazebo: canopy?

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Posted: 25 Days 2 Hours ago by: Dominic Ferrar

The Tarp Co. is one of the best Online tarp sellers in the USA. https://www.thetarpco.com/row-covers"

Re: Costco 10'x20'Canopy Roof Replacement

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Posted: 25 Days 2 Hours ago by: Dominic Ferrar

The Tarp Co. is one of the best Online tarp sellers in the USA. https://www.thetarpco.com/

Re: OT. No Battery Chevy Spark

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Posted: 25 Days 3 Hours ago by: trader_4

My so sensitive, the guy who dishes it out, thinks some simple comments are an attack. For an attack, go look at some of your posts here. What I posted is factual, on target,which is that if you're battery dies at 110K miles, it looks

Re: dishwasher pooling water and THEN leaking

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Posted: 25 Days 3 Hours ago by: DManzaluni

That used to be a great method for getting any GE product working! There used to be people with amazing technical knowledge at the end of the 626 2000 line who had all the answers and who knew how and where to look for everything. NEWS R

Re: OT: It is official. Sig Sauer won the 6.8 mm bid

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Posted: 25 Days 4 Hours ago by: rbowman

My bad. I was thinking the 6.8 SPC that can be used with the existing AR15 platform not the 6.8x51. I'm getting a whiff of rodent that a hotter round than the 7.62x51 will have recoil the same as a 5.56. I shoot 7.62x54R. Heavier bull

Re: OT. No Battery Chevy Spark

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Posted: 25 Days 5 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

I guess you're reading *way* more into my question than was there. Get out of attack mode and read my other comments. Your speculation is so far off base it's laughable.

Re: sears coldspot frostless - freezer problem

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Posted: 25 Days 5 Hours ago by: trader_4

The remaining question is if it recurs in a couple of months. If it so, then it's likely a problem with the defroster.

Re: OT: UK drug used to treat Covid

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Posted: 25 Days 5 Hours ago by: trader_4

The same old lie from you that we've discredited here so many times now. Don't you even remember? You were last seen lying, claiming that you never called the vaccines "gene therapy", when you in fact had. Now you're doing it all over

Re: OT: UK drug used to treat Covid

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Posted: 25 Days 5 Hours ago by: trader_4

Oh no, say it isn't so. You're actually calling out your comrade's BS? Let's hope they return the favor.

Re: OT: UK drug used to treat Covid

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Posted: 25 Days 5 Hours ago by: trader_4

Republicans should run on that from now on. To hell with the sick, the elderly, the immunocompromised. I don't care, it's more important that I don't have to wear a mask in a store. So Trump was in on it too then, he put in place tr

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Posted: 25 Days 5 Hours ago by: trader_4

So obviously you're not a thinking person.

Re: dishwasher pooling water and THEN leaking

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Posted: 25 Days 5 Hours ago by: DManzaluni

Sorry, I just meant that there is no connection between the drain pipe and the sink as is shown on the video to which reference was made. The drain obviously does drain into the waste pipe but I don't think that is where any blockage is.

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Posted: 25 Days 5 Hours ago by: trader_4

There is nothing fascist about a duly elected government in a democracy taking steps to save lives in a pandemic. We sure didn't see you screaming fascist in spring of 2020, when the Trump administration was banning international travel

Re: OT: UK drug used to treat Covid

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Posted: 25 Days 6 Hours ago by: trader_4

Very few disagreed with the vaccines while Trump was in office. Back then it was all click your heels and salute, whether it was the vaccines or the election lies and insurrection. We didn't see you here with all these anti-vax BS posts

Re: OT. No Battery Chevy Spark

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Posted: 25 Days 6 Hours ago by: trader_4

I guess you're saying just junk the sucker, which given the high cost of replacements, is likely the realistic route. What do you suppose that does to the per mile cost that the green heads tout when they claim how cheap and cost effectiv

Re: I need sink strainer installation help

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Posted: 25 Days 6 Hours ago by: Dean Hoffman

Maybe GE silicone would be a better sealant. Would some sort of thread lubricant be a good idea to let things tighten down more?

Re: OT: It is official. Sig Sauer won the 6.8 mm bid

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Posted: 25 Days 8 Hours ago by: T

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I need sink strainer installation help

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Posted: 25 Days 8 Hours ago by: T

Hi All, I replaced my sink strainer on my stainless steel sink with a Jaclo 2806-PCH Duo Strainer https://www.jaclo.com/detail/brass-duo-strainer-for-kitchen-sinks-2806- https://www.papernetsolutions.com/CatV3/PDFS/306/WebCutSheets/2806-

Did you hear about the gay rabbit?

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Posted: 25 Days 14 Hours ago by: Judith Latham

He found a hare up his ass

Re: sears coldspot frostless - freezer problem

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Posted: 25 Days 14 Hours ago by: EdGuitar

I was skeptical about getting good results from your suggestion. But, I gave it a try, and a LOT of water came out.....melted ice! It was a lot of work, but it was free. And this is day 4 since then, and there's no frost at all in the fre

Re: OT. No Battery Chevy Spark

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Posted: 25 Days 19 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

That's what I was asking about. The article makes it sound like it's a huge deal but doesn't talk about the actual scale. I'm always skeptical of articles that are light on relevant facts.

Re: OT. No Battery Chevy Spark

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Posted: 25 Days 19 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

I wonder how many people will truly be affected. The Spark EV was only sold in three states, and Chevrolet told Detroit News that it sold only around 7,400 of them in total since its introduction in 2013.Jan If they offered a really

Re: OT. No Battery Chevy Spark

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Posted: 25 Days 19 Hours ago by: hubops

If I owned one that was at or close to end-of-life of the battery - I wouldn't have expected any significant resale value. < it's an econo EV > and would not have likely considered buying a new battery. If I owned a mi

Re: OT. No Battery Chevy Spark

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Posted: 25 Days 21 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

Tough position is resale value at the least. Depending on actual life, you are heading towards a $0 value, probably faster than an ICE. From what I've read, it should easily go 100,000 miles or more. Always exceptions. If you go 200

Re: OT. No Battery Chevy Spark

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Posted: 25 Days 21 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

I don't have any skin in the game, so I'm not going to do any research, but I'm just a little curious: How much of an issue is this? "Putting vehicle owners in a tough position." How tough of a position are they in? The article says n

Re: OT. No Battery Chevy Spark

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Posted: 25 Days 21 Hours ago by: Dean Hoffman

It's just a downside about being an early adopter.

Re: OT. No Battery Chevy Spark

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Posted: 25 Days 23 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

Before anyone says otherwise, they do not have to supply them https://oldfortharleydavidson.com/auto-parts/how-long-does-a-car-manufacturer-have-to-supply-spare-parts.html There is no law requiring parts to be available for 7 years, 10

OT. No Battery Chevy Spark

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Posted: 25 Days 23 Hours ago by: Dean Hoffman

GM won't is out of replacement batteries for the Chevy Spark. They were made from 2013 to 2016.<https://www.theverge.com/2022/4/24/23039665/gm-chevy-spark-ev-no-longer-provide-battery-replacements>

Re: dishwasher pooling water and THEN leaking

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Posted: 26 Days ago by: Rod Speed

DManzaluni <dmanzaluni@gmail.com> wrote That bit is irrelevant, we already know that it isn't emptying the dishwasher for some reason. Say that more clearly. There must be some way for the water to end up in the drain when it is wo

Re: OT: UK drug used to treat Covid

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Posted: 26 Days ago by: Peter

I look out the window at the sidewalk and roadway. I'm not a conspiracy believer. My feeling is that if someone comes up with a bombshell, and it's properly documented, and the conclusions of the article aren't described breathlessly

Re: OT: UK drug used to treat Covid

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Posted: 26 Days ago by: rbowman

https://www.lewrockwell.com/2022/04/joseph-mercola/fda-and-pfizer-knew-covid-shot-caused-immunosuppression/ That may be the same article. Mercola is a frequent flyer on lewrockwell.com. https://www.lewrockwell.com/author/joseph-mercol

Re: dishwasher pooling water and THEN leaking

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Posted: 26 Days 1 Hour ago by: Retirednoguilt

Have you tried calling the toll free customer service phone number for the company, describing your problem, giving them the model number, telling them what you've done to date and asking if there's anything else you can do yourself?

Re: dishwasher pooling water and THEN leaking

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Posted: 26 Days 1 Hour ago by: Dean Hoffman

Does this help? <https://www.appliancepartspros.com/repair-help/general-electric-dishwasher-pdwt180r10ss-repair/pdwt180r10ss-will-not-fill-with-water.html>

Re: dishwasher pooling water and THEN leaking

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Posted: 26 Days 3 Hours ago by: DManzaluni

Then I am sunk because this unit isnt economical to repair if it is THAT far gone! I moping it isnt. I suspect the lack of ANY gurgling at the sink means there isnt a blockage that far along the line, - and there is no up-pike at the sin

Re: dishwasher pooling water and THEN leaking

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Posted: 26 Days 3 Hours ago by: Amanda Ripanykhazova

Well if that is the case, I'm sunk because the only economical solution is to replace the dishwasher! But I doubt it is. I said I did manage to get the basket out and although it was disgustingly blocked, not enough of what was blocking it

Re: OT: UK drug used to treat Covid

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Posted: 26 Days 4 Hours ago by: Randy Patzkowski

https://childrenshealthdefense.org/defender/officials-manipulated-covid-data-mathematician-tells-rfk-jr/ And everyone needs to read RFK's book: https://www.amazon.com/Real-Anthony-Fauci-Democracy-Childrens/dp/1510766804 Kindle versio

Re: OT: UK drug used to treat Covid

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Posted: 26 Days 4 Hours ago by: T

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Re: OT: UK drug used to treat Covid

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Posted: 26 Days 4 Hours ago by: T

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Re: Electric hot water elements

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Posted: 26 Days 6 Hours ago by: Dean Hoffman

The elements are ok if the water heater heats the water in it.

Re: OT: UK drug used to treat Covid

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Posted: 26 Days 6 Hours ago by: Snag

You'd probably be able to see the facts if you didn't have your head so far up your ass . Goes for you too Comrade 4 .

Re: OT: UK drug used to treat Covid

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Posted: 26 Days 15 Hours ago by: Pthirus Pubis

Here you go: https://nakedemperor.substack.com/p/new-pfizer-document-shows-immunosuppression https://childrenshealthdefense.org/defender/pfizer-fda-documents-contradict-covid-vaccine-safety-narrative/ https://merylnass.substack.com/p/o

Re: Toro Lawnmower Air Filter: Additional Small Diameter Tube; Purpose ?

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Posted: 26 Days 17 Hours ago by: steve

I think it vents the float bowl, if you put your finger over it while mower is running it will die.

Re: OT: UK drug used to treat Covid

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Posted: 26 Days 17 Hours ago by: Karen

Most people didn't die from the Fauci-19 virus, they died from metabolically related comorbidities. The whole thing was a ruse to make it easier to cheat the 2020 election and make Boorla and friends filthy rich along the way. And FWI

Re: Nym-shifting Trolling Senile PIG from Oz!

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Posted: 26 Days 20 Hours ago by: Bob F

I just cut a piece of 1/4" galvanized hardware cloth into a square about the same size across as the inside diameter of the pipe, then bent the corners over enough to push it into the end of the pipe. The corner push against the pipe a

Re: dishwasher pooling water and THEN leaking

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Posted: 26 Days 20 Hours ago by: Bob F

Gunk, or broken glass or other hard items can jam the pump so it does not turn or so it burns out. Or, the hose can get plugged up or kinked. Or, the relay or other circuitry that get power to the drain pump can fail. Here's some ideas

Re: OT: It is official. Sig Sauer won the 6.8 mm bid

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Posted: 26 Days 20 Hours ago by: rbowman

https://www.range365.com/failed-gun-ammunition-technology-history/ The first attempt, sort of, was in 1848. Daisy may have come closest before the ATF reminded them they weren't in the firearms business. In the '70s I got into a conve

Re: Nym-shifting Trolling Senile PIG from Oz!

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Posted: 26 Days 23 Hours ago by: Frank

Interesting but as I wrote, I never had the problem. I installed mine shortly after the house was built 45 years ago and downspout was channeling a small drainage ditch in the newly growing lawn going downhill in the back yard. A coupl

Re: dishwasher pooling water and THEN leaking

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Posted: 27 Days ago by: Retirednoguilt

Just a thought: I have a 1 yr. old GE dishwasher. One of the trouble shooting problems listed in the manual is that water remains in the bottom after a cycle. Manual says that a common cause is if your plumbing set up includes an ai

Re: Nym-shifting Trolling Senile PIG from Oz!

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Posted: 27 Days ago by: Sid 03

Here are some more examples: https://www.agridrain.com/shop/c31/external-guards/p96/4-external-rodent-guard/ https://www.menards.com/main/plumbing/pipe-fittings/corrugated-pipe-fittings/rodent-guard/mc90460/p-7720120061300557-c-9568.htm?

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Posted: 27 Days 1 Hour ago by: TimR

Caseless ammo would be a huge advantage, and it's just about ready for prime time, just like fusion energy. Oh wait............ I'm not a fan of the move to 6.8 but everybody has their own opinion. Now that the standard sidearm is no

Re: dishwasher pooling water and THEN leaking

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Posted: 27 Days 1 Hour ago by: Rod Speed

But it is less clear if that does activate the pump. I'd try it without opening the door in case the dishwasher only activates the pump when you press the button with the door closed, after you can hear it has started the wash phase.

Re: dishwasher pooling water and THEN leaking

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Posted: 27 Days 1 Hour ago by: DManzaluni

Yes, but I found various sites showing that you can turn the unit off after opening the door and it does in fact turn the unit off if you open the door and press that START button for a few seconds. It just, in my case, doesnt activate any

Re: dishwasher pooling water and THEN leaking

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Posted: 27 Days 2 Hours ago by: Rod Speed

Amanda Ripanykhazova <licensedtoquill@gmail.com> wrote You don't open the door, you press the button with the door closed, by feel when you know where it is. Likely because you are opening the door. The video whose link I posted doesn'

Re: dishwasher pooling water and THEN leaking

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Posted: 27 Days 2 Hours ago by: DManzaluni

Good point. But they are a couple living in Florida that uses that apartment as a pied-a-terre. It got almost no use! My definitive version of what is going on is that, three times now, i turn the unit on, it runs for a few minutes. Th

Re: dishwasher pooling water and THEN leaking

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Posted: 27 Days 3 Hours ago by: Peter

You aid the dishwasher was prevously owned and used by someone else. You have no idea what they put into it besides dishes. Perhaps they washed items with adhesive labels as a lazy way to get the labels off. Just one example of what c

Re: dishwasher pooling water and THEN leaking

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Posted: 27 Days 3 Hours ago by: Dean Hoffman

There are some videos here although none specific for the float cover. <https://www.appliancepartspros.com/parts-for-ge-pdwt180r10ss.html>

Re: dishwasher pooling water and THEN leaking

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Posted: 27 Days 3 Hours ago by: DManzaluni

So the procedure is: Turn on, leave for a minute or so until I can hear water whooshing inside, yank open the door and press on the start button (which should still be lit up) for over 3 seconds? It then either goes out or starts flashing

Re: dishwasher pooling water and THEN leaking

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Posted: 27 Days 3 Hours ago by: Amanda Ripanykhazova

II used to agree with you but after seeing the sheer amount of grunge covering every invisible surface in that otherwise clean looking machine (which I had run with vinegar), I'm not so sure!! Plus I used to have a Maytag and every time

Re: dishwasher pooling water and THEN leaking

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Posted: 27 Days 3 Hours ago by: Amanda Ripanykhazova

So the procedure is: Turn on, leave for a minute or so until I can hear water whooshing inside, yank open the door and press on the start button (which should still be lit up) for over 3 seconds? It then either goes out or starts flashin

Re: sprayer exploded

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Posted: 27 Days 4 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

No picture, no proof.

Re: Any exploding pump up sprayers?

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Posted: 27 Days 5 Hours ago by: TimR

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CQrC1SSITIw

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Posted: 27 Days 5 Hours ago by: Frank

Mine is open and I have never had that problem. There is a ten foot or so drop and water would probably push anything there out.

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Posted: 27 Days 5 Hours ago by: trader_4

I've never seen this be a problem, might be if you live somewhere where it rains infrequently. Anything you put there is going to keep debris in and require cleaning.

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Posted: 27 Days 6 Hours ago by: Sid 03

I think this is more like what I am looking for, it was one of the videos that came up on your search: https://youtu.be/hywnU4VM3MI "Critter Guard" !

Re: Ping Retirednoguilt Follow-up on TV repair, for friend who lives in the st icks

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Posted: 27 Days 10 Hours ago by: micky

We asked her neighbor if there was over the air tv and he said, There is, but no one uses it. I'm not sure if he was saying it was possible where they live, but maybe I can find more people to ask, maybe one will show me an antenna. Ot

Re: OT - best speech ever about Repub political "grooming" lies.

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Posted: 27 Days 12 Hours ago by: T

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Posted: 27 Days 12 Hours ago by: T

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Posted: 27 Days 12 Hours ago by: T

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Posted: 27 Days 12 Hours ago by: Bob F

Only at about 10 times the rate of thinking people like Democrats.

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Posted: 27 Days 12 Hours ago by: Bob F

With all the best fantasy excuses. But Repubs are so stupid they believe that crap.

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Posted: 27 Days 13 Hours ago by: rbowman

I have the feeling your newfound love of free speech has definite limits.

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Posted: 27 Days 13 Hours ago by: rbowman

Although the words are similar there is a difference between liberty and libertine.

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Posted: 27 Days 13 Hours ago by: phillipelmore

The post is ancient, but there is nothing out there more current. I bought a brand new sprayer at the cheap tools outlet place. I filled it with properly mixed insecticide and proceeded to pump it up. No superman stuff, just a normal 70

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Posted: 27 Days 13 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

He is punishing school districts that did not agree with him and you call that liberty and freedom? No one is sexualizing children, another of his dictates for something that did not happen. Just restrict free speech just in case.

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Posted: 27 Days 13 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

We've been getting shots since the 1918 flu so this may carry on a hundred years too. Aside from your prejudice, liberals have nothing to do with the pandemic. Conservatives got sick and died too.

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Posted: 27 Days 14 Hours ago by: hubops

I set up an elderly friend in a nursing home with one of these - - with an extender - and it worked pretty good. Just propped up on his window sill. https://www.leevalley.com/en-ca/shop/home/electronics/71364-fractal-antenna?i

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Posted: 27 Days 14 Hours ago by: T

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Posted: 27 Days 14 Hours ago by: T

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Posted: 27 Days 14 Hours ago by: T

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Posted: 27 Days 14 Hours ago by: T

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Posted: 27 Days 14 Hours ago by: Jock

Napoleon did.

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Posted: 27 Days 14 Hours ago by: T

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Posted: 27 Days 14 Hours ago by: T

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Posted: 27 Days 14 Hours ago by: Marilyn Manson

Many options available… https://www.google.com/search?q=how+to+cover+end+of+drainage+pipe

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Posted: 27 Days 14 Hours ago by: T

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Posted: 27 Days 15 Hours ago by: micky

Success. Retirednoguilt was kind enough to post Power supply on ebay shows a fuse in the photo : https://www.ebay.com/itm/Toshiba-40RV525U-Power-Supply-75013355-PK101V0830I-/263417775721?_trksid=p2349526.m4383.l4275.c3#viTabs_0 and that

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Posted: 27 Days 15 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

Correct. Our governor is NOT increasing liberty and freedom, he is restricting it. He likes telling school boards what they cannot do and what books they cannot read and if you cross him he will punish you.

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Posted: 27 Days 15 Hours ago by: Bob F

Only hundreds of thousands.

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Posted: 27 Days 15 Hours ago by: Bob F

T thinks people wanting to kill everyone that disagrees with him are just good Repubs. No, they are fascist Repubs. Notice how he deleted the reason I made the comment.

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Posted: 27 Days 15 Hours ago by: T

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Posted: 27 Days 15 Hours ago by: Sid 03

If I run the corrugated pipe across the back yard and terminate it into the ravine at the back of the yard, Do I need to cover the end of the open pipe with a screen or something to keep small animals from making nest/home in the end of

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Posted: 27 Days 15 Hours ago by: T

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Posted: 27 Days 15 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

Looks like three from the J & J. https://covid-101.org/science/how-many-people-have-died-from-the-vaccine-in-the-u-s/ It saved many lives though.

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Posted: 27 Days 15 Hours ago by: micky

Do you mean stupid? Yeah, I have a lot of that. Some people think my sleeping in the car is stupid. For 48 nights. Once I took a pan off the stove and put it on a hot pad (Is that the word? Oven mitt without the mitt.) Then I pu

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Posted: 27 Days 15 Hours ago by: Karen

How many innocent people died because they were forced by the demoncrats to take an untested experimental clot-shot?

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Posted: 27 Days 17 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

Yes, the "right to life" crowd want to kill people.

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Posted: 27 Days 17 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

Are you familiar with a mirror? Ever look into one? From what I've seen recently the "individuals" are trying to control the masses. You'd love it here in Florida where our governor want to be a dictator and control everyone.

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Posted: 27 Days 19 Hours ago by: T

Guys! Would please think of the pollution this would cause! The galaxy is not big enough to spread out that much bull s***.

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Posted: 27 Days 19 Hours ago by: Ed Pawlowski

If it is grungy, Affresh may help. OTOH, I've used dishwashers in three houses over 56 years and have never used a cleaner. The detergent takes care of everything and the inside is as clean as the dishes. I use Cascade platinum and

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Posted: 27 Days 19 Hours ago by: T

Ahhh Bob. Do you EVEN KNOW what a fascists is? A Fascist is one who believe only in the group, not the individual. Anti-individualistic, the Fascist conception of life stresses the importance of the State and accepts the

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Posted: 27 Days 19 Hours ago by: Roger Blake

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Posted: 27 Days 19 Hours ago by: Rod Speed

DManzaluni <dmanzaluni@gmail.com> wrote It is crucial to wait for it to have started the wash phase before that works. You should be able to hear it finish the wash or rinse and then pump the water out.

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Posted: 27 Days 20 Hours ago by: DManzaluni

Well, that didnt work! On the upside it has stopped leaking, on the downside, it finished its cycle with a pool of water again. I cant seem to get it to drain by pressing START for over 3 seconds so I cant listen for the pump. But next sto

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Posted: 27 Days 20 Hours ago by: askingforafriend

and so - 5 years later… how’s the patio/pavers? and what did you end up doing?

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Posted: 27 Days 21 Hours ago by: DManzaluni

Well let's see what happens: I discovered that I was trying to put things back out of sequence (before putting the metal tray back in) For some reason, the basket wouldnt fit in. With tray back in, it went straight in! So I completed a

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Posted: 27 Days 22 Hours ago by: Rod Speed

DManzaluni <dmanzaluni@gmail.com> wrote The video I initially posted the link to does have some specifics about putting the basket back in again after cleaning out past it.

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Posted: 27 Days 22 Hours ago by: Rod Speed

DManzaluni <dmanzaluni@gmail.com> wrote It's not just me, he does it with rbowman and anyone who dares to reply to Kinsey too.

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Posted: 27 Days 22 Hours ago by: DManzaluni

Why have you so obviously got this massive inferiority complex about Rod Speed and didn't you notice with Donald Trump that he looks at his most miserable and pathetic when he is busy shouting about one of his many well-deserved inferior

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Posted: 27 Days 23 Hours ago by: DManzaluni

Might do but I am trying to figure out how the basket lifted straight up if the pipe was in the way. The basket is VERY narrow so I cant see easily maneuvering a dowel through both parts. This guy has a similar filter https://www.youtube.

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Posted: 27 Days 23 Hours ago by: Rod Speed

DManzaluni <dmanzaluni@gmail.com> wrote Yeah, that was the case with the video I posted the link to. Surely the manual spells that out ?

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Posted: 27 Days 23 Hours ago by: Dean Hoffman

Would it help to insert a dowel in the pipe to use as a guide? Let it stick up a few inches above the basket bottom.

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Posted: 27 Days 23 Hours ago by: DManzaluni

Well things have changed somewhat, or to put it another way, so much for my initial diagnosis! I decided to try dismantling it after I put myself hand in the basket again and found it disgustingly blocked!! So I started dismantling and f

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Posted: 28 Days ago by: Rod Speed

DManzaluni <dmanzaluni@gmail.com> wrote I'd certainly try that if it's cheap. You still haven't said if the pump can be heard running. If the float is the problem, you wouldn't be able to hear it running because the dishwasher doesn't rea

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Posted: 28 Days ago by: Rod Speed

DManzaluni <dmanzaluni@gmail.com> wrote Yeah, there aren't a lot of videos on that particular dishwasher. You likely can't and need to replace it. It may well have broken then. That's certainly possible.

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Posted: 28 Days ago by: Dean Hoffman

Can you get to the float micro switch? Maybe you could connect the wires together to test the switch. A jumper wire with alligator clips might do the trick. Maybe you could pour a little water in the bottom for the test. It's pro

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Posted: 28 Days 1 Hour ago by: DManzaluni

Well, it's back to square one! I found a guy replacing the float but he wasn't doing any diagnosing. All He was doing was replacing some spindle inside the float with one that looks identical to the one he had taken out?? He didn't say why

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Posted: 28 Days 2 Hours ago by: Bob F

https://www.searspartsdirect.com/installation-guide/4ijfp1vj7q-000432/ge-pdwt180r10ss-dishwasher-parts

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Posted: 28 Days 2 Hours ago by: Karen

I think Bobby and his twin brother traitor are insane trolls.

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Posted: 28 Days 3 Hours ago by: DManzaluni

Sorry, I should have mentioned, all i could find was people saying that float switches tend not to go wrong, listen for a click and if you can hear it, the float switch is probably OK Well mine doesn't click!! If it is jammed, how do I

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Posted: 28 Days 3 Hours ago by: DManzaluni

But, it probably should not try to add water if already full, Actually I am really grateful for these attempts to assist in getting my problem fixed but I did suspect some problem with the float when I found nothing substantial in the f

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Posted: 28 Days 3 Hours ago by: Bob F

LOL! Still living decades ago.

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Posted: 28 Days 5 Hours ago by: Frank

Not you. You are a commie through and through.

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Posted: 28 Days 17 Hours ago by: Bob F

And frankie.

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Posted: 28 Days 17 Hours ago by: Bob F

Ahhh. More of those good Repub murdering fascists.

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Posted: 28 Days 17 Hours ago by: Bob F

Correct. Do you hear it hum when it should be pumping. It could be jammed and still hum. If no hum, it could be a bad relay or burned out motor. But, it probably should not try to add water if already full, which might indicate a probl

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Posted: 28 Days 20 Hours ago by: Jerome99

Thanks, looks like thats the one.

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Posted: 28 Days 23 Hours ago by: hubops

In Canada, Lowes sells "Vision" brand ; online only; 6-for-$60 : https://www.lowes.ca/product/electrical-outlet-covers/vision-lighted-duplex-outlet-cover-plate-non-metallic-whit-1-outlete-cover-plate-6-pack-330767175 Home Depot's

Re: dishwasher pooling water and THEN leaking

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Posted: 29 Days ago by: Rod Speed

This video shows you how to check that https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V4p5vZW_LWY You don't need to do that and you can move the dishwasher out a little to get at the controls. You don't need to do that as the video shows, cancel

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Posted: 29 Days 1 Hour ago by: Frank

and dupes like cousin brucie

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Posted: 29 Days 1 Hour ago by: Clare Snyder

The problem is they don't fit worth shit. The ones I have are "ECO PowerPlate" and the plastic tabs withthe contacts are too thick to fit between the receptacle and the box. Also, the photocell is useless - the lights stay on all day an

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Posted: 29 Days 3 Hours ago by: Wade Garrett

I saw an episode of Ask This Old House a few days ago and Tom Silva visited a homeowner (Asian man, light shirt, dark pants, glasses) to repair a problem with an upstairs bathroom faucet that looked an awful lot like that one. I didn't

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Posted: 29 Days 3 Hours ago by: Scott Lurndal

The claim is bogus. It is true, however, that the thermoplastic coating on modern THHN & NM is not as bulky as it used to be, due to using newer formulations with better insulating qualities.

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Posted: 29 Days 3 Hours ago by: Scott Lurndal

You're not thinking clearly. Just because the insulation layer is thinner (better thermoplastics) on newer wire, doesn't change the amount of copper in the wire.

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Posted: 29 Days 4 Hours ago by: Dean Hoffman

There must be enough extra hose and wiring to let you slide it out a few inches. The installers would've needed the excess to put the machine in.

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Posted: 29 Days 4 Hours ago by: DManzaluni

This diagnosing is getting more difficult than I thought. i am not sure what a pump sounds like, where this unit is very quiet at the best of times. And I can't access the controls to turn it off while it is running if anything is amiss.

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