Windowseat

Windowseat. Or Nancy. Whatever

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Mon Jul 21

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Windowseat replied to the Credit Cards and Consumer Debt board. 4:46 PM

Re: What is the best way?

Hi, and welcome back.

Are you borrowing from retirement funds, or withdrawing completely? And are they official retirement funds (401(k), IRA) or money you have set aside for withdrawal?

How much money do you normally have to pay [more]

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Windowseat replied to the Pet Lovers board. 12:22 PM

Re: Apologetic Pet

I'm calling staged, not believing it with the video cuts and at one point dog stops to look at camera person waiting for next command.

I was thinking the same thing, but it was still funny.

Nancy

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Windowseat posted to the Pet Lovers board. 8:28 AM

Apologetic Pet

A dog stole a baby's toy, the baby cried, and here is the result.

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Sat Jul 19

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Windowseat replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 7:17 PM

Re: Lunch help needed

Maybe I'm making this more complicated than it has to.

Yes. I used to prepare the next day's lunch along with dinner preparations. I could make a sandwich, and get some leftovers together. I would nuke the leftovers, then go eat [more]

Thu Jul 17

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Windowseat posted to the Windowseat's View board. 5:30 PM

Don't blame him, either.

I was whipping past some death notices from over a century ago when I spotted one for a Mrs. Riley. Captain Riley had been a sea-captain. His ship was wrecked on the coast of Africa in 1816, and he was made a slave of a tribe of Arabs. After his [more]

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Windowseat posted to the Windowseat's View board. 3:33 PM

Police work back then

I'm leafing through an online copy of the History of Hampton NH trying to find out when someone died. And I came across an interesting little tidbit.

A Nathaniel Smith (who was adopted by the Godfrey family, and then, after Mr. Godfrey died [more]

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Windowseat replied to the Windowseat's View board. 12:29 AM

Re: The stupid, it burns!

And she just showed up again, confused because she had a set of parents who were 200 years older than the daughter. (Who was married to two men of the same name, one of whom died 12 years before they got married).

I shouldn't make fun of [more]

Wed Jul 16

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Windowseat replied to the Pet Lovers board. 5:46 PM

Re: Against Running of the Bulls

Bullfighting is stupid and cruel; it is not an art form.
Bullfighters are not brave.
The men participating in the running of the bulls are not brave, they're just idiots.
Bullfighting needs to be outlawed.


My [more]

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Windowseat posted to the Windowseat's View board. 12:07 PM

The stupid, it burns!

I swear to god, Ancestry has idiots like no other.

They have various message boards and help areas where people can ask questions and get help. So someone asked a question, and almost everyone just stared.

She needs help with dates [more]

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Windowseat replied to the An Open Letter board. 11:42 AM

Re: An Open Letter

Double-check your policy before you call, and have it in front of you when you call the company.

Nancy

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Windowseat replied to the Imp This Ride board. 11:38 AM

Re: GIGO

the mark of a true data analyst professional is the one who provides the data needed to address the question *regardless of what is asked*. So, pull the additional data and give it to them no matter what.

From Tamarian's [more]

Tue Jul 15

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Windowseat replied to the An Open Letter board. 11:19 AM

Re: An Open Letter

You know you are replying to a 3 month old post on a board where almost every post is titled the same way. Many of us are ADD when it comes to posts and have long moved on to other subjects.


I just skip past everything she [more]

Mon Jul 14

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Windowseat replied to the Imp This Ride board. 4:20 PM

Re: Fun and games

I had planned this as a weekend project.

As in: test all the connections on Friday night so if anything goes wrong, we have the whole weekend to fix it.

Someone else not in IT build the cables going from the wall through the
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Windowseat replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 1:48 AM

Re: How to grow a garden.

Also, what deters deer? I heard that around these parts they are a garden killer.

I've heard that bobcat urine works pretty well.

Nancy

Sun Jul 13

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Windowseat posted to the Windowseat's View board. 5:47 PM

A Lovely Legal Letter

Sometimes lawyers get to say what they think, rather than what they think the court wants.

A case in point:

A person who is not involved in a lawsuit was sent an order for discovery, meaning that he was told to send copies of any [more]

Thu Jul 10

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Windowseat replied to the Imp This Ride board. 6:08 PM

Re: Fun and games

you can easily see how "don't spend any money but also make it all work YESTERDAY, here's some duct tape" can happen.

Back in the long ago days of my programming period, I had a friend who worked for another company. Lotus [more]

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Windowseat replied to the Credit Cards and Consumer Debt board. 12:22 AM

Re: Credit score and applying for 2 credit cards

All in all I really just want the chip because of the security. I don’t like carrying a lot of cash with me. I hope the Target thing has freaked out the US banks enough to switch the chip cards by 2015 like they say they’re going [more]

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Windowseat replied to the Everyday Ethics board. 12:03 AM

Re: priority lines for plane boarding?

So you preboard in order to stow your cane more conveniently overhead? Do you need extra time? Is standing a long time waiting too difficult for you? Since you said the only reason you stated for preboarding is to stow your cane, I assume the [more]

Wed Jul 9

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Windowseat replied to the Everyday Ethics board. 12:25 PM

Re: priority lines for plane boarding?

As someone who boards early (so I can stow the cane in the overhead without hitting anyone) I'm torn about calling the medical device worthy of being called a disability. But going in right after that group seems reasonable. And if the boarding crew [more]

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