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Jeanwa replied to the Building / Maintaining a Home board. 12:33 AM

Re: Plumbing repair

Look Jean, not trying to be mean here or anything like that, I was just curious why you thought that:

"However, in the city it's usually PVC underground from the meter to the house, then copper. "



I'm not [more]

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Jeanwa replied to the Building / Maintaining a Home board. 11:30 PM

Re: Plumbing repair

Whoa, that's a lot of exclamation points.

You asked me why they wouldn't use copper...I was just answering your question and adding my own $.02.

I was curious, if poorguy1 DEFINITLY statement for copper was all of AZ was [more]

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Jeanwa replied to the Building / Maintaining a Home board. 9:58 PM

Re: Plumbing repair

I live in AZ, and yes the Supply lines from the Main in the Street to house are all copper, why wouldn't they be???

My first thought was that copper is expensive. Our water line is about 1/2 mile long, 2" pipe underground. We are [more]

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Jeanwa replied to the Building / Maintaining a Home board. 6:59 PM

Re: Plumbing repair

That DEFINITELY isn't allowed here. Even underground would not be allowed. Incoming water to the house MUST be copper. Also, all input lines in the house are copper. Only drains can be plastic (usually the black stuff...I forget what it's called). At [more]

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Jeanwa replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 12:34 AM

Re: Marriott--Tip Envelopes in Rooms Program

Kind of shocked how many people are against this. My parents always did it, and I was brought up taught it was something you always did. Once or twice when I've forgotten I felt quite bad about it afterwards. [more]

Mon Sep 15

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Jeanwa replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 9:01 PM

Re: Engineering for K-12 needed

In my opinion, it is the people. Inspire the best students to become teachers and the best teachers to stay teachers and you will have your problem solved. Get rid of all the gimmicks, learning system of the year, incessant standardized testing, and [more]

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Jeanwa replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 7:21 PM

Re: OT Walnuts are DRUGS!!!

Old news...the article was from 2011.

It did trigger a Class Action Law Suit which Diamond settled for either 2.6 or 3.4 million (depending on which article you read) in 2012.


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Jeanwa replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 3:36 PM

Re: Engineering for K-12 needed

Chuckle, when BL tried to move the eldest boy (10) out of the barracks (large bedroom shared by all three boys) she was turned down hard as it would have meant turning the "Lego" room into a bedroom for him. [more]

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Jeanwa replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 3:09 PM

Re: Marriott--Tip Envelopes in Rooms Program

trying to guilt people into tipping so that Marriott doesn't have to pay more is BS.

-Steph

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In states that allow employers to use tips as wages it could mean Marriott is paying them [more]

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Jeanwa replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 2:26 PM

Re: Marriott--Tip Envelopes in Rooms Program

Applaud there effort

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oops,

there should be their

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Jeanwa replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 2:24 PM

Re: Marriott--Tip Envelopes in Rooms Program

It's definitely demanding grunt labor. I applaud Marriott's experiment.

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Applaud there effort to not pay their employees more?

You do know that in many states tipped employee pay can be reduced by [more]

Sat Sep 13

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Jeanwa replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 10:08 PM

Re: OT-Oregonian says something nice about FOX N

Juan Williams (another liberal on FOXNews) was fired from NPR for making a conservative remark. He was immediately hired by FOXNews for a salary estimated to be "millions" more than NPR ever paid him. [more]

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Jeanwa replied to the Atheist Fools board. 2:31 PM

Re: The inflection point

Bush the Lesser

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I thought people were referring to Bush 2 (G W Bush) when they said Bush the Lesser.

It was Bush 1 (Bush Senior) who was president in 1990.

Fri Sep 12

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Jeanwa replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 12:56 PM

Re: How do you buy insurance?

We have an independent insurance agent. We started with him because our business is not easily insured by State Farm, GIECO, etc. He also does our home and cars.

When our house burnt (totally destroyed) it was nice being able to deal with [more]

Thu Sep 11

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Jeanwa replied to the Political Asylum board. 12:40 PM

Re: Ok for Muslim men to rape English girls

My point is, you can't lay blame on one group, when you know others are doing it as well.

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I try not to judge a group by the actions of a few members of that group.

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Jeanwa replied to the Building / Maintaining a Home board. 12:36 PM

Re: Roofing again

I assumed the link was a joke...

and started typing this before I realize how funny your response was.

Jean...slow today.

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Jeanwa replied to the Political Asylum board. 12:31 PM

Re: Ok for Muslim men to rape English girls

Charlie,

Have you looked into the author of link in the OP?

Dennis Prager

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Wed Sep 10

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Jeanwa replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 4:10 PM

Re: Free-range hens 'are least healthy' .

USDA defines Free-range as:
This label indicates that the flock was provided shelter in a building, room, or area with unlimited access to food, fresh water, and continuous access to the outdoors during their production cycle. The
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Jeanwa replied to the Gardening and Landscaping board. 11:27 PM

Re: Help with ID...

DH said a foot peg. He's a dirt bike rider.

Do you know the brand?

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