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    FIFY.

    FIFY.
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    Poll: Jackson Hole - gentrified

    Jackson Hole - gentrified
  3. Thread: Architecture

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    And all that mechanic has to do is make sure he...

    And all that mechanic has to do is make sure he pulls the right wrench out of the bin or puts the right size bolt in the hole. No conversions, etc
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    Mixing units on a construction site is alot...

    Mixing units on a construction site is alot different than having different size bolts and wrenches. Pretty easy to have someone layout something 100 ft that is supposed to be 100m.

    Why mix? Just...
  5. Thread: Architecture

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    There is an entire building at Oregon State that...

    There is an entire building at Oregon State that is in the wrong place (by a few feet) because of a surveying error.

    Recently worked on a job where US feet and International Survey feet caused...
  6. Thread: Architecture

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    No, but it's really easy to "measure" something...

    No, but it's really easy to "measure" something in CAD and then input a different number.

    Do you know carpenters, plumbers, welders, hell any trade in the US that routinely works in metric? I'd...
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    I'm so surprised that the same religious...

    I'm so surprised that the same religious teachings that prayed away sexual assault on minors also generated a stripper loving cheater.

    Also no surprise that the wife thinks it's her fault some...
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    Most dozers on fires are just run by an operator...

    Most dozers on fires are just run by an operator following the direction of a trained Dozer Boss (doesn't apply in CA as much with the fleet of dozer CalFire has). Some have experience, many don't,...
  9. I've had a big agnes for a few years. Probably...

    I've had a big agnes for a few years. Probably spent over 100 nights on it.

    Good value, maybe not the lightest option, but a good value. Couldn't stomach the NeoAir prices at the time and...
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    That makes sense I suppose. Effective?

    That makes sense I suppose. Effective?
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    Radiation therapy at 90?

    WTF Jimmy, going to torture yourself for the last few months/ years?

    I don't get it.
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    Goddamit.

    Goddamit.
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    FWIW - I go to cross fit, do modified...

    FWIW - I go to cross fit, do modified movements/lifts and my back is better than sitting around. My experience is that laying around "resting" for to long just makes it worse.
  14. Thread: You bug me.

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    This.

    This.
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    I've got this, it's not fun. Sitting in a truck...

    I've got this, it's not fun. Sitting in a truck hurts, standing hurts, laying down hurts, sitting at a desk hurts....I run the heated seats in my car in the middle of summer to get some relief.

    ...
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    I've had ongoing back issues for 5-6 years now....

    I've had ongoing back issues for 5-6 years now. Due to lifting heavy things at odd angles, bad mechanics, etc. Deadlift session sent it into chronic pain mode. I'll get it feeling good and then bam!...
  17. Thread: My first Subaru

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    LOL. Excellent troll.

    LOL. Excellent troll.
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    Do they have stop signs in California? Or do they...

    Do they have stop signs in California? Or do they have some law that allows A 20 mph roll through?
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    California drivers and the driving habits they...

    California drivers and the driving habits they bring with them.
  20. Smails, My comment was with regard to using a...

    Smails,

    My comment was with regard to using a dolly on each tire to raise your tires off of the ground to tow the vehicle onto the flat bed. They are incompetent idiots who were out to make a...
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    On a global scale construction grade sand it...

    On a global scale construction grade sand it actually fairly valuable (it's not gold but...) and there is supposedly a thriving black market destroying beaches and removing needed sediment from river...
  22. Automatic or manual transmission? Parking brake...

    Automatic or manual transmission? Parking brake on or off?

    Take pictures of drag marks, make notes on the comments from the tow truck driver? Even if your car was parked illegally there are ways...
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    Because they are all laptops which move around...

    Because they are all laptops which move around the house or leave the house.
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    You are correct, I was thinking of a particular...

    You are correct, I was thinking of a particular computer I use that doesn't have the app installed (not allowed to install) and until recently (pre-Kumo) was requiring me to download files through...
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    The other part of this is I need a simple option...

    The other part of this is I need a simple option for the wife, who has also maxed out her free google storage, tends to not back up her computer on a regular basis, etc...

    And another part is that...
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    Yes, I want an inexpensive gizmo to save me the...

    Yes, I want an inexpensive gizmo to save me the trouble of backing up 3 different computers on a home network to an external 1TB USB drive (which I already do/have, so I don't know about the uncool...
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    So I can spend $130 at buffalo to get a NAS,...

    So I can spend $130 at buffalo to get a NAS, which appears to do what I want, or I can get a external harddrive, which I already have and doesn't solve my problem?

    To clarify, the NAS would be...
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    Home Network Attached Storage

    I'm looking at adding a NAS drive to my home network like this:

    http://store.buffalotech.com/store/bufftech/en_US/pd/productID.300112100/quantity.1

    I know very little about these systems but...
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    As predicted, national guard mobilizing crews to...

    As predicted, national guard mobilizing crews to the. Rocky fire
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    Shooting a lion that hangs out on a Safari...

    Shooting a lion that hangs out on a Safari preserve is as difficult as shooting someones golden retriever tied up in front of Starbucks.
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    doughboy is here to demonstrate that he doesn't...

    doughboy is here to demonstrate that he doesn't know what polyasshattery means.
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    I'd check the oiler on that saw if you have that...

    I'd check the oiler on that saw if you have that much paint peeled off the bar in 8 cords. If isn't putting out enough oil then you are wearing the bar out faster (heat is peeling the paint off)....
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    You should be asking yourself if 1/3 acre is...

    You should be asking yourself if 1/3 acre is enough for a dog bred to drag sleds around in cold temperatures.

    I knew someone who fostered one that chewed through an interior wall, insulation and...
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    It is also interesting that during that whole...

    It is also interesting that during that whole encounter with Bland that the cop escalated the event. He didn't need to ask her what was wrong, he could have just handed her the ticket and moved...
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    It's the same as I90 in Montana. Except is has...

    It's the same as I90 in Montana. Except is has fewer curves, and fewer hills. Most grades have 3 lanes uphill.

    There aren't sight distance issues, lane widths are normal. Logging trucks are...
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    It's I-5. Straight as an arrow up the middle of...

    It's I-5. Straight as an arrow up the middle of the Willamette Valley. Fully divided with cable barrier median.

    You have truckers going 55 and cars going 65, trucks aren't in a solid line so its...
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    I'm a big left lane camper hater, but I don't...

    I'm a big left lane camper hater, but I don't give a flying fuck about getting out of the way of the guy going 20 over the flow of traffic and 30+ over the speed limit. Especially when I'm at the...
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    Just remember this the next time someone tells...

    Just remember this the next time someone tells you how cool it will be when all of your home appliances are connected the internet.
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    Lately it has been the " I"m going to roll...

    Lately it has been the " I"m going to roll through this red light/stop light and turn right into your lane and then go 10 mph below the speed limit."

    WTF?
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    044 is classic. loggers sell their stuff when it...

    044 is classic. loggers sell their stuff when it is beat. should pop after 2 or 3 pulls cold with choke and then fire on the next pull at the next switch setting up.

    Probably won't let you do it,...
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    This reads like many letters to the editor from...

    This reads like many letters to the editor from many places in the west as east coast and socal refugees move to "beautiful, scenic mountain towns" or "my dream retirement".

    "I didn't move here...
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    I'd bet the military gets activated next month....

    I'd bet the military gets activated next month. Crews as well as the typical aircraft support.
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    Yes, they would behave differently, but our...

    Yes, they would behave differently, but our forests haven't been managed differently, so they don't.

    And yes, people are as disconnected with many other natural phenomena.
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    Just drive towards Bachelor and hang a left on...

    Just drive towards Bachelor and hang a left on Conklin Rd (41 Rd) after Widgi Crk, then hand a right on any of the numerous roads that all have spots to camp.

    Can't camp between the road and the...
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    I'm aware. Spent many years trying to stop fires...

    I'm aware. Spent many years trying to stop fires from doing their thing. But the reality is that they will do what they want on some days. And people don't seem able to grasp that.

    No fire that...
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    I'm aware. Spent many years trying to stop fires...

    I'm aware. Spent many years trying to stop fires from doing their thing. But the reality is that they will do what they want on some days. And people don't seem able to grasp that.
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    I'm of the opinion that unless you can walk away...

    I'm of the opinion that unless you can walk away from your house and it won't burn down as a wildfire passes through that at some point it will burn.

    If you live in the woods and aren't in touch...
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    Yeah, campaign finance reform. There is tons of...

    Yeah, campaign finance reform. There is tons of money rolling around, but at the end of the day people actually have to go to the ballot box and choose people like Michelle Bachmann to represent...
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    Just bend the other side of the frame an equal...

    Just bend the other side of the frame an equal amount. Problem solved.
  50. Thread: Sockeye Fire

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    Speaking of fires burning in wet places, there is...

    Speaking of fires burning in wet places, there is a 250 acre fire burning in Olympic National Park.
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