Grumpybiker

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Grumpybiker replied to the Pet Lovers board. 1:55 PM

Re: a box a cat ..

Well noted, Tom!
You weren't lagging at all.

Regards,
Grumpy
kitty lover

Fri Jan 23

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Grumpybiker posted to the AngelMay's Den board. 8:07 AM

Beating the cold!

My beloved niece Namkyung (Nammy) studies in Beijing, where the Winter weather is similar to here: single digits and well below freezing.
She decided she needed to warm up, so she went to Thailand (in the 80's) for elephant riding.
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Tue Jan 20

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Grumpybiker replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 11:49 AM

Re: SC Rep Wants Mandatory NRA Classes in School

BTW, those of who know me are aware that my eldest son is named Armin.
He is named after Arminius:
http://www.badassoftheweek.com/arminius.html

Armin (my Armin) was born in [more]

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Grumpybiker replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 12:24 AM

Re: SC Rep Wants Mandatory NRA Classes in School

When in Rome, do as the Romans . . .

Oh, that reminds me!
I hate Italians.
For enslaving my people!
I identify with the Germans, i.e. Germanic tribes; the favorite source of Roman [more]

Mon Jan 19

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Grumpybiker replied to the AngelMay's Den board. 11:14 PM

Re: More on the stair chair

Here are my bodacious stairs. There are about 14 steps to the top; these days, a bit much for me:
https://www.flickr.com/photos/64564516@N00/15700562134/
I now have an [more]

Wed Jan 14

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Grumpybiker replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 12:59 PM

Re: 3 Shot at Suburban Kansas City Gun Shop

...uphold the Constitution from all enemies, foreign and domestic

Think about the domestic one currently occupying the Blackish House!
Regards,
Grumpy
US Army, Retired

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Grumpybiker posted to the AngelMay's Den board. 12:45 PM

EscapingWinter!

Not something our Angel really has to worry about, but here in upstate New York, it is rather freezing. Beijing, China has similar temperatures and conditions as we have; so beloved niece Namkyung (Nammy) is headed for Thailand in a few days. [more]

Sun Jan 4

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Grumpybiker replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 6:01 PM

Re: The best gun for the little woman ...

PS MF won't let me use the word c#ck when referring to the hammer of a gun

Can you get around it?

cock!

Regards,
Grumpy

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Grumpybiker replied to the AngelMay's Den board. 5:38 PM

Re: Proud!

...when the TV did only one thing, and had only one remote.

You had a remote?
That was newfangled luxury.
I remember having to get up and walk across the room for EVERY channel change and/or sound adjustment! And that was [more]

Sun Dec 28

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Grumpybiker replied to the AngelMay's Den board. 9:46 PM

Re: Not this year...

Very "authentic" :)

Thank you, Angel!
Yes, the beard and hair were (are) real and I already had the natural padding.
In the week before New Year's, I was approached by a lovely young woman in a store who wagged a [more]

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Grumpybiker posted to the AngelMay's Den board. 3:54 PM

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]

Sat Dec 27

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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!

Grumpy

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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]

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