Grumpybiker

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Grumpybiker posted to the AngelMay's Den board. 2 hours ago

Not this year...

...but many years ago, I was Santa and my youngest son portrayed an elf.
https://www.flickr.com/photos/64564516@N00/16105619416/

Yes, the beard and hair was real [more]

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Grumpybiker replied to the AngelMay's Den board. 1:14 PM

Re: Marvelously cear day

That was in the summer of 2005!

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Grumpybiker replied to the AngelMay's Den board. 9:57 AM

Re: Marvelously cear day

Naturally, we gravitated to the area where the sea lions hang out.

Yes, they do like to congregate:
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Thu Dec 25

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Grumpybiker replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 4:01 PM

Re: Criminals just gotta be criminals

That's just one of those "what if" scenarios which explain why I always carry!
Grumpy

Wed Dec 24

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Grumpybiker posted to the AngelMay's Den board. 2:15 PM

MERRY CHRISTMAS!

Merry Christmas!
Today, Christmas Eve, was always Christmas for us.
In the morning, my grandmother would walk almost a mile to fetch me to her home, where I would spend the day. In the evening, we would return, grandmother, my aunnt and their [more]

Tue Dec 23

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Grumpybiker replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 6:07 PM

Re: Toy Guns Lose Popularity as Attitudes Change

he idea of buying the kid a toy gun for Christmas is about as attractive as buying him a syringe and a heroin starter kit."

You are right; toy guns are useless!
I started my sons early with real guns.
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Sun Dec 21

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Grumpybiker replied to the AngelMay's Den board. 6:02 PM

Re: Cuba si!

You may recall, Grumpy, that it came with a crank.

Oh yes, I remember it well! Eventually my starter went bad and I used to start it like that.
I was a sales rep at the time and a good number of people did double-takes at this [more]

Sat Dec 20

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Grumpybiker replied to the AngelMay's Den board. 3:27 PM

Re: Cuba si!

Maybe there's some Cuban who want to unload a '61 MGA, my first car.

Alrighty then, the first car I ever bought for myself was a '60!
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Thu Dec 18

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Grumpybiker replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 10:44 AM

Re: Australian Iranian Peaceful Immigrant

I have no problem with you defending yourself as long as it is within the law.

What?
I'm sorry, but when it comes to defending myself, anything goes; no laws apply!
Grumpy

Wed Dec 17

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Grumpybiker posted to the AngelMay's Den board. 10:09 AM

No, Virginia,..

...there is no Mrs. Claus!
I'm getting a little tired of the TV reports and even local newspaper "news" of Santa arriving by sleigh or other conveyance accompanied by "Mrs. Claus" - usually a kind looking rotund older lady [more]

Sat Dec 13

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Grumpybiker posted to the AngelMay's Den board. 11:29 PM

Looking for an old friend.

Hey, today writes itself as 12-13-14!
But that's not why I'm here.
I have been trying to locate an old friend of mine. He was the Best Man/Witness at my wedding to my wife Hayo. Even though I was married once before, I wore white [more]

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Grumpybiker posted to the Military Fools board. 7:49 AM

Looking for Colonel Davudson

I've been trying to find Army Colonel Paul Davidson.
We were stationed together back in 1982 and were part of the Command Group of the 8th PERSCOM in Seoul.
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Wed Dec 10

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Grumpybiker replied to the AngelMay's Den board. 9:00 PM

Re: BFO

No..... when you are a smoker you don't actually smell it. But other people do. And it stinks.

I don't smoke, except for a bit of cannabis during the "Summer of Love" back in Haight-Ashbury.
However, I did pretend to [more]

Fri Dec 5

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Grumpybiker replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 10:13 PM

Re: LaPierre OpEd on Shaneen Allen Case

but people can leave a state and move to greener pastures if they do not like the laws

Alas, that may be easier said than done when one is somewhat tied down with being invested in property and acreage.
Aim [more]

Tue Dec 2

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Grumpybiker posted to the AngelMay's Den board. 1:57 PM

Just a few more weeks...

...and kids will stop accosting me in stores, etc. and tell me what they want for Christmas!
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Sat Nov 29

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Grumpybiker replied to the AngelMay's Den board. 11:30 PM

Re: Gumpy Sez....

And this is where I say: "I'm baack!"
Youngest son Wil was supposed to come up a few days ago and fix my computer, but the snow gods had different ideas.
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Thu Nov 13

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Grumpybiker replied to the Pet Lovers board. 6:29 PM

Re: Competing for Rescues

So, birdmom Judi; any raptors in your care?
Regards,
Grumpy

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Grumpybiker replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 6:17 PM

Re: Medical news

Although I have zero medical background, I know this procedure will work!
Regards,
Grumpy
US Army, Retired

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