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  1. Thread: Lights out

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    It's about not starting fires but it's about not...

    It's about not starting fires but it's about not incurring liability. I'm not certain which is highest on the list.
  2. Thread: Lights out

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    If a person is listed on lifeline then they won't...

    If a person is listed on lifeline then they won't cut power (or any services) to that individual for any reason. It would have to be a case of not being on the list and you can't blame the company if...
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    I've had grasshoppers. I draw the line at maggots...

    I've had grasshoppers. I draw the line at maggots and grubs. I would if I had to but I haven't had to...yet. There's just too much good stuff to take to the woods to tackle yucky food.
  4. Poor Nell. She has hit a fair share of them....

    Poor Nell. She has hit a fair share of them. Rumor has it she has driven through the woods several miles and at high speed to hit them but I would never repeat that. She's the only woman I know that...
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    Cicadas! You just missed 'em, too. ...

    Cicadas! You just missed 'em, too.

    http://cicadainvasion.blogspot.com/2011/04/if-you-cant-beat-em-eat-em-cicada.html
  6. I don't forage for anything but morels. Sorry....

    I don't forage for anything but morels. Sorry. Good luck.
  7. Thread: Lights out

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    My nephew is a foreman on a linecrew in Northern...

    My nephew is a foreman on a linecrew in Northern Cali. They are contracting and doing replacements and upgrades. He's been out there since spring working some crazy hours. The pay is great but he's...
  8. He had a well and a waist high wooden bench...

    He had a well and a waist high wooden bench tacked to a tree with a mirror. That's where he shaved, when he shaved. You would catch all sorts of crap if you dropped the bucket in the well. You...
  9. Thread: Removing Stains

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    Make sure you take them off before you boil them....

    Make sure you take them off before you boil them. Another helpful hint.
  10. Thread: Removing Stains

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    Removing Stains

    I'm a bit old fashioned. Okay...a lot. In any case, when my brood come over I use white linen napkins for dinner. Most folks use paper and I don't have a problem with that. I just like to use linen....
  11. Grandpa had a kerosene lantern that was taken to...

    Grandpa had a kerosene lantern that was taken to the outhouse. It was the "keep you warm in winter" and "see what you're doin'" light at night. I used that thing more than once and inherited that...
  12. Thread: hello

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    Welcome home. How is Germany?

    Welcome home. How is Germany?
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    Welcome home.

    Welcome home.
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    There is a region in Turkey where people go to be...

    There is a region in Turkey where people go to be treated for psoriasis. They sit in hot springs and let fish nibble away on them. You're probably sorry you asked.
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    Not dumb at all. Just needed someone to point you...

    Not dumb at all. Just needed someone to point you in the right direction. As for maggots, depending on the specie, they only eat dead tissue. Medical grade maggots were used for a long time in the...
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    This site is based on the survival guide. ...

    This site is based on the survival guide.

    http://www.wilderness-survival.net/chp1.php

    There are a number of great military survival guides out there.
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    Ants are insidious creatures. They do all that...

    Ants are insidious creatures. They do all that tunneling just so they can sit back and laugh at us. Personally, I think they are controlled by one ant with a really large brain that figures out all...
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    I sense a vendetta. Nothing better in the cool...

    I sense a vendetta. Nothing better in the cool October air than a vendetta.
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    I'd ask but then I'm waaaaay too old to even know...

    I'd ask but then I'm waaaaay too old to even know if you told me. I used to answer, "Oh, yeah. I forgot," and I did. Now, I never even knew. Now when I turn the TV on not only do I not know who the...
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    Welcome home.

    Welcome home.
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    Never kill an armadillo, Alan. Hundreds will come...

    Never kill an armadillo, Alan. Hundreds will come to the funeral. Hundreds more will demonstrate on the road in front of your ranch.
  22. Danny, Danny, Danny, Danny. You cheesy, web...

    Danny, Danny, Danny, Danny. You cheesy, web slinking spam worm.
  23. Thread: Survival Schools

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    Google Fu is your friend. ...

    Google Fu is your friend.
    ...
  24. Thread: Just Because

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    That is an amazing picture!

    That is an amazing picture!
  25. Camping (or living) on public property, whether...

    Camping (or living) on public property, whether that is greenways or parks, comes with its own restrictions. City, county, state and federal laws regulation or prohibit such activities so it's best...
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