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Fri Jan 12

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wolferd1 replied to the 77's Foolish House of Pigskin board. 8:10 PM

Re: Predictions for the Divisional round?

Really? Only two of us are brave enough to make predictions?!

It isn't much fun if you agree.
Nonetheless

Pats, Steelers, Falcons, Vikings

Pre-emptive prediction - the next week's [more]

Thu Jan 11

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wolferd1 replied to the Atheist Fools board. 8:26 PM

Re: “S-hole countries”

He wants immigrants from Norway instead. Hmmmm wonder if it’s because the majority from these Scandinavian countries are white, blonde and blue- eyed?

In addition,
they have public health care in Norway.
We [more]

Mon Jan 1

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wolferd1 replied to the Building / Maintaining a Home board. 12:59 PM

Re: irrigation valve oddity

1pg,

I know nothing about irrigation systems or how the solenoids in the systems work.

But I take a small about of comfort in knowing that there are still some areas in the fine country of ours where outside water is still flowing [more]

Fri Dec 29

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wolferd1 replied to the Retirement Investing board. 4:04 PM

Re: OT: Managing Large Gifts for Junior

Culcha,

This has nothing to do with the OP but with your experience.

If you and spouse were to both sign the check and deposit it either online or at an ATM machine would they have any problem taking it? ATM deposit signatures [more]

Mon Dec 25

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wolferd1 posted to the 77's Foolish House of Pigskin board. 4:43 PM

First and goal

A pet aggravation of mine, quit using that expression and let me know how many yards the team needs to gain.

Watching a game on Sunday, the offensive team had the ball first and goal on the 5 yard line.
The announcer announced it first [more]

Sat Dec 23

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wolferd1 replied to the Atheist Fools board. 7:48 PM

Re: report on extreme poverty in U.S.

To normalize the numbers one must look at the rate or percentages, in this case 8.8% and 22.0%. Poverty hits the black community much more than the white.

If you read the article the OP linked to the author was making the point that [more]

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wolferd1 replied to the Atheist Fools board. 6:42 PM

Re: report on extreme poverty in U.S.

The poor are overwhelmingly assumed to be people of color, whether African Americans or Hispanic ‘immigrants’. The reality is that there are 8 million more poor Whites than there are Blacks.

Povery Rate
White 8.8%
Asian
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Wed Dec 20

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wolferd1 replied to the Building / Maintaining a Home board. 11:14 AM

Re: point of use water heater

I was lucky to be able to tap the line in a closet in the basement and to catch it before it feeds the whole room, so the shower is similarly "accelerated." If you put it only under the sink it will serve the sink but not the [more]

Tue Dec 19

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wolferd1 posted to the Building / Maintaining a Home board. 3:49 PM

point of use water heater

I saw the term in an earlier post and my mind started whirring.

House was built in the late 50s, then added on to. Two bathroom are a very long way from the water heater and a pretty long way from each other. Even a hot water heater between [more]

Sun Dec 17

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wolferd1 replied to the Atheist Fools board. 4:38 PM

Re: Amazon annoyance

Why is it when I buy something on Amazon all of my junk mail from them suddenly features that item?

All I know is that I clicked on the link to see what kind of saw you were talking about.
Now I also get the emails from Amazon and [more]

Sat Dec 2

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wolferd1 replied to the Buying or Selling a Home board. 5:02 PM

Re: garage door opener maintenance

You will probably get some additional answers on the Building/Maintaining a Home board

I read that board regularly and actually intended to post the question there.
I just clicked on the wrong board by mistake.
Thanks to [more]

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wolferd1 posted to the Buying or Selling a Home board. 11:59 AM

garage door opener maintenance

I have an old garage door opener, and it works.

From the TMI department, it is an Overhead Door Legacy, chain drive, the door is a metal sectional and has 5 hinged panels. The door has metal rollers on each side that run in a metal [more]

Fri Dec 1

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wolferd1 replied to the Atheist Fools board. 12:28 PM

Re: Who IS the Daddy?

Oh, and the verse I quoted is found at Luke 1:38.

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wolferd1 replied to the Atheist Fools board. 12:26 PM

Re: Who IS the Daddy?

But, yes, the Christian deity is a rapist, impregnating Mary against her will (or at least I don't recall any consent in those verses)

Not that it makes any difference, but you remember incorrectly. After Elizabeth conceived John [more]

Sat Nov 25

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wolferd1 replied to the Help with this STUPID computer! board. 12:57 PM

Re: Can't install...

They tend to be very hard to get a hold of and then when I do, they are usually clueless. Most of the time, in my experience with them, I spend a huge amount of time and they end up not helping.

Do an online chat with them.
I [more]

Wed Nov 15

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wolferd1 replied to the Help with this STUPID computer! board. 10:13 PM

Re: W/10 and Quicken 2017

There is something called a mondo patch on the quicken website.

Quicken pointed me in that direction saying that sometimes updates don't install correctly.
In any case, that took care of the problem.

And the mondo patch is a [more]

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wolferd1 replied to the Help with this STUPID computer! board. 9:21 PM

Re: W/10 and Quicken 2017

yes

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wolferd1 posted to the Help with this STUPID computer! board. 8:30 PM

W/10 and Quicken 2017

It has worked fine for the past year, including yesterday.
There was a Windows 10 update yesterday, but looking at the Windows Update log it appears that all of them were for Office 2007 which is on the machine.

But now Quicken will not [more]

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wolferd1 replied to the Improve the Fool board. 3:41 PM

Re: Format Problem

fwiw,

I can duplicate this every day.

At work, using Windows 7. It is set up to delete temporary files and log in information and the like whenever it is shut down.

Every time I turn it on and log into the fool, I get the [more]

Fri Nov 3

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wolferd1 replied to the Improve the Fool board. 12:25 PM

Re: Format Problem

Stocked, I have not been able to replicate your experience.

I, too, have had that happen on my Mac laptop as recently as this morning.
It is on my "favorite boards" page.
Once I click on one of the very small links [more]

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