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    But, Crash, underground wiring causes cancer.

    But, Crash, underground wiring causes cancer.
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    I guess it's better than being held hostage by...

    I guess it's better than being held hostage by Enron. Not much, though.
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    Ooh, that sounds like an advertisement. I meant...

    Ooh, that sounds like an advertisement. I meant that I try to keep my learning adventures portable and inexpensive /for me/. That means that just about anyone can do them....except the parts where I...
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    Hey, this is certainly one good place to start. ...

    Hey, this is certainly one good place to start.

    I'm retired and active lifelong learning is what I do to stay active. Next year I will be immersing myself in astronomy and physics on the trail. I...
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    Hello. Frankly, it's a good hobby. It's healthy...

    Hello. Frankly, it's a good hobby. It's healthy exercise. You learn all kinds of useful things. And you meet some of the best people on the trail.
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    Okay, I got it.... My computer crashed and I...

    Okay, I got it....

    My computer crashed and I am adapting to "independence" I think they call that sort of thing "freedom". It can be rather painful at first.

    Anyway, what I was attempting to...
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    Well, this post was supposed to go into the "cool...

    Well, this post was supposed to go into the "cool down" thread. How it got here......

    I guess I'll go back and try again....
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    Actually, there is a corresponding male menopause.

    Actually, there is a corresponding male menopause.
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    Boy! I wish they could air condition Denver....I...

    Boy! I wish they could air condition Denver....I mean, outside.

    I'm the opposite Alan. I can always find a way to stay warm but, at least outside, the best I could do is take off my clothes....and...
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    Short of AC, I have no idea. If it's above...

    Short of AC, I have no idea.

    If it's above 60, I'm miserable on the trail. I carry a t-shirt instead of a handkerchief. But along with all the busted body parts, it's just another inconvenience....
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    O.o Summer 2020! Lands sakes, I've been...

    O.o

    Summer 2020!

    Lands sakes, I've been waiting all year for winter!
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    They did make billiard balls out of...

    They did make billiard balls out of nitrocellulose for a short while.

    There's a myth (might be true) that it was in Denver that a guy in a bar put out his cigar on a billiard ball and, when it...
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    A North American gamelan! This is what I like:...

    A North American gamelan!

    This is what I like: Take a troll. Make lemonade out of them.
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    Viking ship calls out to other ship in fog....

    Viking ship calls out to other ship in fog.
    Other ship answers.
    Viking leader says, "Shoot over there."
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    Maybe that's why they didn't vote in the last...

    Maybe that's why they didn't vote in the last election. Electors are not required to vote according to the popular will. Further, there are citizens of the US that don't even get to vote in...
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    There are two results of an electoral college -...

    There are two results of an electoral college - popular votes don't matter (Clinton - I didn't like her either - won the people's vote in the last presidential) and many people don't vote because...
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    I'm writing a book (heh, I have 5 in me before I...

    I'm writing a book (heh, I have 5 in me before I die) called Critical Thinking for Voters. I'm going to put it out in segments on a blog. The first chapter outlines why we should vote (as if the last...
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    Am also praying.

    Am also praying.
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    I can see that. Ever seen a Wyoming skinning...

    I can see that.

    Ever seen a Wyoming skinning knife?
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    The house looks happy, though. Heh, we...

    The house looks happy, though.

    Heh, we actually flooded a couple of days ago - street flooding. Denver's a desert....we aren't used to the kind of rain we've been getting. We've been enjoying it...
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    When I shave, I'm either left with a white neck...

    When I shave, I'm either left with a white neck with red polka dots or a red neck with white polka dots. It's way past "nick".
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    Yeah but your about, what? 50 feet above sea...

    Yeah but your about, what? 50 feet above sea level. East Texas floods easy enough. Don't get too comfortable with it.
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    (cringe). I get hit three or four times a year. I...

    (cringe). I get hit three or four times a year. I take a Dramamine, sleep it off, and wake up with a hang-over. A Housemate has two or three episodes a month - seems to be learning to catch it early...
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    Last of a Breed was different for L'Amour and, in...

    Last of a Breed was different for L'Amour and, in my opinion, one of his best works. I was pleasantly surprised.

    All of my reading is project oriented now so it's nothing spectacular. I was...
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    Heh, my coworkers wanted to see me without my...

    Heh, my coworkers wanted to see me without my beard. I told them that, if I ever shaved it off, they'd better look quick because it'd be the last time. One night, I was trimming my hair and I forgot...
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