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Thu Apr 23

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karenlj replied to the Atheist Fools board. 7:10 PM

Re: And Then There is This

There are a lot of kidnappings in Mexico. Kidnappers question their prisoners to find out about other potential victims: how much money they have, whether or not they have chips implanted, etc. Then when they kidnap that person, they cut the chip [more]

Mon Apr 20

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karenlj replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 6:30 PM

Re: Kibbitz on new stove

Well, only if could use my beloved Le Creuset pots on it.
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Are your Le Creuset pots stainless steel and not cast iron?


Or are they like the ones I inherited from my mom--enameled cast iron [more]

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karenlj replied to the Building / Maintaining a Home board. 2:21 PM

Re: ultrasonic cleaning

The metal fins of the electronic bit seems to have some grime on them usually.

Is this like an electrostatic air filter?

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karenlj replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 2:11 PM

Re: I'm Living on the SNAP grocery budget?

I spend less than $200/month on food and get to eat what I want. Maybe I should be giving lessons?

intercst


So come over to Living Below Your Means and do it. You will be welcomed.

Karen

Mon Apr 13

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karenlj replied to the Atheist Fools board. 5:06 PM

Re: Pharmacy Says "NO!" to Script

But then I think - what about those people who can't afford to pay for 90 pills at a time? They are being ripped off big-time. By getting 90 pills, I saved MORE than the original 30 pills cost me. Go figure.

Sometimes it works the [more]

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karenlj replied to the Political Asylum board. 2:30 PM

Re: Police Shoot Man With BB Gun

Cop goes to park to meet “female friend” packing heat. I guess they do that…

Oh about the The Modesto Police Department released new details Saturday… yeah, the “female friend?” Was the victim’s wife.

BB Gun? Planted?

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Tue Apr 7

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karenlj replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 4:27 PM

Re: Carpet Cleaning

There are places where you can rent carpet shampooers. I'd look around for a rental rather than purchase one that you have to find storage space for.

Nancy


Consumer Reports says to "look for the cleanest, least-worn [more]

Mon Apr 6

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karenlj replied to the Building / Maintaining a Home board. 3:43 PM

Re: Why do projects always grow exponentially?

That's what we did...then our house burnt down. No more photos. Shoulda stored them off site.

Jean


Store them in the cloud.

Wed Apr 1

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karenlj posted to the Retirement Investing board. 5:39 PM

How do you file and suspend ss?

So, how does one file and suspend social security payments?

Karen

Wed Mar 25

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karenlj replied to the Pet Lovers board. 1:04 PM

Re: I am failing in my resolve....

Cute names! Good luck to sweet Boots.

Tue Mar 24

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karenlj replied to the AngelMay's Den board. 2:33 PM

Re: Face-Off!

Oh, not to worry, Karen.
I have no problem with the possom.
I may worry a little that my doofy 2 year-old cat Nettie could go out there and harm it.
My nephew put a partially filled cat food dish on the back deck, which got snowed over
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karenlj replied to the AngelMay's Den board. 10:44 AM

Re: Face-Off!

kWelcome Possums

From: http://opossumsocietyus.org/

Any mammal can get rabies. However, the chance of rabies in an opossum is EXTREMELY RARE. This may have something to do with the [more]

Fri Mar 20

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karenlj replied to the Pet Lovers board. 5:20 PM

Re: I am failing in my resolve....

Get a young male--about 6 mos old.

Make sure he's used to being around other cats--the more, the better. two of my cats were foster kitties in households full of cats--it looked that way, anyway.

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karenlj replied to the Pet Lovers board. 5:18 PM

Re: I am failing in my resolve....

Get a young male--about 6 mos old.

Tue Mar 10

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karenlj replied to the Building / Maintaining a Home board. 11:52 AM

Re: Dangling register

Toggle bolts.

http://www.generich.com/grs/18-x-3-Toggle-Bolt--P1580.aspx

xtn


What scares me about toggle bolts is this: if I need to remove [more]

Sun Mar 8

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karenlj posted to the Building / Maintaining a Home board. 10:39 AM

Dangling register

I have air registers in my ceilings. When I had a handyman here, I wanted him to reverse the direction of 2 of them and fasten up one that hanging on by one side only. He found out that my registers are fastened to the ceiling dry wall only. The air [more]

Wed Mar 4

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karenlj replied to the Atheist Fools board. 1:45 PM

Re: Christians Against Dinosaurs

Am I going to believe science or a book that's been revered for thousands of years?
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Wait, was there an actual 'bible' in book form before the supposed birth of Jesus? 'Cause that was only a thousand
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karenlj replied to the Atheist Fools board. 11:11 AM

Re: Christians Against Dinosaurs

Am I going to believe science or a book that's been revered for thousands of years?

Hmmm, let me think about that...Yeah, I'm going to go with science.

Tue Mar 3

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karenlj replied to the Retirement Investing board. 9:54 AM

Re: Buy and hold, and hold, and hold, ...

Looks good, but I didn't see the fund fees and load.

It's still a great buy and hold strategy, though.

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