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Windowseat replied to the Improve the Fool board. 3 hours ago

Re: Search Function...again

I recently performed a search function by name and message board....very broad terms....came up "No search results". I altered the search and started with other terms....nothing.

When I'm searching by message board I find I [more]

Sun Mar 1

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Windowseat posted to the Pet Lovers board. 1:18 AM

A new love

I don't know if you'll recall John Ungar. A couple of years ago there was a picture of John holding his dog in Lake Superior. Schoep was old, and tired, and his bones ached. So John stood in Lake Superior every day, sometimes for hours, holding [more]

Sat Feb 28

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Windowseat replied to the Imp This Ride board. 12:51 AM

Re: Weekend Plans

Prepare for the snow on Sunday.

Nancy
Snow! How unusual! We only have a hundred inches so far this season!

Fri Feb 27

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Windowseat replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 7:02 PM

Re: LBYM architecture student

beause when this guy graduates architect school, he'll have this career-related item on his resume and not just part time or summer jobs.

My DSIL's father taught naval architecture at a very small school on Long Island. The students [more]

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Windowseat posted to the Penguin Place board. 1:26 PM

TPOD - 27 Feb 2015

They're taking job applications in Antarctica. They need four people to run a post office for several months.

They also have to keep an eye on the penguins.

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Windowseat posted to the Windowseat's View board. 12:58 PM

Live long and prosper.

Leonard Nimoy, Mr. Spock of Star Trek, possibly the most iconic of science fiction television characters, died today of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. (This means he used to smoke).

He was famous for being Mr. Spock. He was calm, [more]

Thu Feb 26

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Windowseat posted to the Windowseat's View board. 12:23 AM

They have returned

The landlords got back from Florida last night.

Now, they left February 3rd, and they've called regularly. So, at their request, I've stuffed towels between a window and the shutters, called the guy who was supposed to shovel the walks and [more]

Wed Feb 25

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Windowseat replied to the An Open Letter board. 11:35 AM

Re: An Open Letter

I said that sounds dumb because I'd melt the snow before shipping it south. If you want to maximize about of water delivered, you wouldn't load it as snow.

I don't think you understand the situation. Buffalo was trying to get rid of [more]

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Windowseat replied to the An Open Letter board. 12:42 AM

Re: An Open Letter

That sounds dumb.

It arrived in the south as water.

What would you do? There are towns around here that are pushing the snow into the ocean, and Boston is piling the snow high in snow farms. (MIT has a snow farm that is five [more]

Tue Feb 24

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Windowseat replied to the An Open Letter board. 10:17 PM

Re: An Open Letter

East/West Keystone Pipeline anyone?
South through AZ into LA, avoiding the Rockies & Sierras.
Construction is no problem, divert through New Orleans and pick up storm overflow.


A number of years ago the south was having a [more]

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Windowseat replied to the An Open Letter board. 2:24 PM

Re: An Open Letter

If you're really better people you'd share, if you want to or not. See Owens Valley, CA, former agricultural basin, now dust bowl.

You'll have to speak to someone about a pipeline. It's a long way from Boston to [more]

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Windowseat replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 2:44 AM

Re: My ATT Phone Call

In Anchorage it is called "dumpster theft" and is against the law. We finally had to put a lock on our dumpster at the office because the gypo contractors were always filing it up with construction stuff.

It's against the [more]

Mon Feb 23

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Windowseat replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 9:19 PM

Re: My ATT Phone Call

There's a guy dumping his home's trash into the trash cans at a local park near us.

There are people who dump their trash in any dumpster they see, apparently on the utterly misplaced belief that it's "free" to whoever [more]

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Windowseat replied to the An Open Letter board. 1:01 PM

Re: An Open Letter

We can't buy winter tires if we want to without a special order.

Radial tires don't generally require snow treads. (Which is what we used to call them when we needed them).

Nancy

Fri Feb 20

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Windowseat replied to the Improve the Fool board. 10:02 PM

Re: Ads Popping up over Post Lists

Adblock plus - IE, FF and Chrome!

And Safari.

Nancy
turned to Adblock out of desperation

Thu Feb 19

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Windowseat replied to the Imp This Ride board. 8:33 PM

Re: Girls can use computers, too!

He asks "are you the receptionist?"

I hope that at some point in the future, preferably before he gets married, he learns not to ask questions like that.

Nancy
former COBOL programmer

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Windowseat posted to the Windowseat's View board. 11:42 AM

Poor Baby

Teenage thug grabs axe, attempts to rob convenience store.

Owner of convenience store uses pepper spray.

Teenage thug starts crying for him mommy.

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Windowseat replied to the Improve the Fool board. 10:39 AM

Re: OT: kahunacfa

The same question arose on the censorship board a while back.

http://boards.fool.com/so-how-can-i-disappear-31374050.aspx?...

So there might have [more]

Wed Feb 18

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Windowseat replied to the Windowseat's View board. 3:02 AM

Re: Snow

Those were good. I've also seen pictures of people at MIT mountain climbing on a five story high pile of snow.

I called the landlady today to ask her to tell the guy who is supposed to be shoveling the walk to actually shovel the walk and [more]

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