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C.J. Voelkel

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Tue Jun 20

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voelkels posted to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 7:58 AM

Thinking Woman

From the Fool’s H & UL Board
Florida Woman Stops Alligator Attack Using a Small Beretta Pistol:
See; [more]

Tue May 30

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voelkels posted to the BBQ, Art of, Fun(ky), The board. 12:44 PM

Smoke Ring?

Found a interesting article;
Mythbusting the Smoke Ring: No Smoke Necessary!

By Meathead Goldwyn

Smoked meats often have a pink layer directly below the surface, nestled neatly under the bark. Called the smoke ring, it [more]

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voelkels replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 9:12 AM

Re: The Armed Citizen® May 26, 2017

If you reads the article, it say;
“. . . She was charged with possession of a stolen firearm, carrying a concealed weapon and simple assault — all misdemeanors — according to the jail website.

Mississippi has one of the most [more]

Sun May 28

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voelkels replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 8:14 AM

Re: The Armed Citizen® May 26, 2017

Mississipp, Louisiana and Texas - what the heck is going on down there with all these attempted robberies??

Simple, in Mississippi, Loosiana and Texas, unlike Joisey, armed citizens don’t take kindly to burglars, robbers and other [more]

Fri May 26

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voelkels replied to the BBQ, Art of, Fun(ky), The board. 10:26 AM

Re: Memorial Day Weekend plans?

Whatcha cookin' this weekend?

I doubts I’ll be cookin anything this weekend. Nate, our #4 grandson, granulates from high school today (Friday) so we bes up in Ohio fur dat. Plans are for a graduation party for him on Monday and [more]

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voelkels replied to the BBQ, Art of, Fun(ky), The board. 10:19 AM

Re: BBQ Sauce(s) in N’Orleans

“C.J.V. - likes SWEET BABY RAY’S “Raspberry Chipotle Barbecue Sauce" thinned down wid smoked pig stock on my pulled pig, me”

I've tried a coupla different Sweet Baby Ray's sauces and I like 'em. Never tried that one
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Wed May 24

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voelkels replied to the Humor and Urban Legends board. 6:24 AM

Re: Quote...

I saw this posted in a bar in Hong Kong - 1962

Why worry?

If you are healthy you have no worries.

If you are sick there are two possibilities;
You can get better.
You can die.

If you get better you have no [more]

Tue May 23

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voelkels posted to the BBQ, Art of, Fun(ky), The board. 9:14 AM

BBQ Sauce(s) in N’Orleans

From today’s NOLA.com Barbecue sauce anarchy: No rules in New Orleans

by Maloney, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune

New Orleans has no edicts when it comes to [more]

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voelkels replied to the Conservative Fools board. 7:46 AM

Re: Confederate Monuments

" And one of the monuments they tore down, if I heard correctly, commemorated the first slave-owning generals on either side of the Civil War to free his slaves. "

slavery is one of those issues where nice gestures really [more]

Mon May 22

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voelkels replied to the Building / Maintaining a Home board. 7:23 AM

Re: Seized lawnmower engine

What would you do next?

Drag it to the local “Lawn & Small Engine” repair shop and have them look at it. Depending upon the age of the mower, etc. they could :
A. Fix the engine.
B. Replace the engine.
or
C. Junk [more]

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voelkels replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 7:04 AM

Re: Extravagant School Field Trips

“And enormous sums have gone into building this white elephant. I see totals of at least $100 million before the initial construction was completed. That comes mainly from begging wealthy people and institutions, which means they aren't donating [more]

Sun May 21

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voelkels replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 8:27 AM

Re: They're actually considering this

The important difference with medical care is that very often doing without is not an option and urgent need means you can't shop around. . . .
. . .
. . . In Japan EVERY MEDICAL PROCEDURE has a mandated price which is a fraction of
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voelkels replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 7:25 AM

Re: One Insult Too Many.

I believe that Donald Trump proved himself to be an idiot just begging to be impeached when he added insult to injury the day after he fired FBI Director James Comey.

IMHO, Trump sealed his fate when he insulted Comey behind his back,
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Sat May 20

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voelkels replied to the Gardening and Landscaping board. 4:55 PM

Re: Mulch burn

I have been running extra cycles on the watering system which seems to have helped (although a moisture meter told me that the ground was plenty moist), and the sun has backed off a little, so ... we'll see what the final damages [more]

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voelkels replied to the Conservative Fools board. 6:40 AM

Re: Confederate Monuments

The last of the four Confederate monuments in N’Orleans are down (See; http://www.wwl.com/articles/ap-news/new-orleans-confederate-...). [more]

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voelkels replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 5:30 AM

Re: Scientific Study: Journalist Bunch of Drunks

"Less than 5% of journalists drink enough — or any — water while 41% drank more than 18 alcoholic drinks per week"

Several people have said they believe alcohol purifies the water.
Admittedly, they said this in a decidedly
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Fri May 19

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voelkels posted to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 2:05 PM

I’m Wondering . . .

. . . if the Feds will investigate this shooting by the police (See; http://www.nola.com/crime/index.ssf/2017/05/jonathan_victor_...) since the person shot [more]

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voelkels replied to the Building / Maintaining a Home board. 4:57 AM

Re: Mulch burn

I have a soil tester which shows the pH at around 6.5, with adequate moisture. I'm thinking of getting the soil test kits which will also show me nitrogen, potassium, etc. just to be sure.

Goofy, them soil test kits which supposed [more]

Wed May 17

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voelkels replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 8:30 AM

Re: Dem double standard on guns hurts poor

"By the covenant rules, it is illegal to discharge a firearm here in the subdivision on your own property."

Does that bother you as a gun owner?

There are times that it is “inconvenient” but, like any rule, there [more]

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