Search:

Type: Posts; User: char

Page 1 of 6 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.19 seconds.

  1. Replies
    726
    Views
    28,007

    So 4 minutes of this guy being reasonable...

    So 4 minutes of this guy being reasonable followed by 23 hours and 56 minutes of hysteria about everything else right?
  2. "I just listen to my body man, I don't know why...

    "I just listen to my body man, I don't know why my BMI is so high and I have type II?"

    --------

    I tried going Paleo for a little while, but didn't really see any benefits.

    FWIW - I pretty...
  3. Usually you have some time (30 days) to enroll in...

    Usually you have some time (30 days) to enroll in this kind of stuff once you are employed, so as mentioned above, take the time to get it right.
  4. Replies
    186
    Views
    5,786

    Makes sense.

    Makes sense.
  5. Replies
    186
    Views
    5,786

    Didn't a large percentage of these guys just...

    Didn't a large percentage of these guys just spend multiple months/years without employment though?
  6. Replies
    10
    Views
    337

    For reference, this is a 30x40 foot apartment I...

    For reference, this is a 30x40 foot apartment I am living in.
  7. Replies
    10
    Views
    337

    There are 12 other wifi routers operating in my...

    There are 12 other wifi routers operating in my vicinity., so there isn't alot of room to move in any direction. Thus my thinking that moving to a dual band system (which most of our devices can...
  8. Replies
    10
    Views
    337

    I just downloaded and ran one, My router is the...

    I just downloaded and ran one, My router is the only one on the channel it is using. Thanks for the idea.
  9. Replies
    10
    Views
    337

    NSR: Wireless Router

    Yes, searched and read the other threads.

    TL:DR -> Do I need a dual band wireless router?

    I'm running a TP-LINK TL-WR841N connected to a Comcast Cable modem. This is a 2.4 Ghz 802.11b/g/n...
  10. Replies
    186
    Views
    5,786

    I'd like to know where these millions of...

    I'd like to know where these millions of un-filled jobs are that he is talking about.
  11. Thread: Google Wallet

    by char
    Replies
    7
    Views
    250

    Seems like a great end run around Paypal if you...

    Seems like a great end run around Paypal if you trust the other person.


    For buying a burger at McD's?

    a) not any easier than removing a card/cash from my wallet, which i carry anyways
    b) My...
  12. Replies
    3,238
    Views
    111,051

    The fact that I'm not in the 10% of Americans...

    The fact that I'm not in the 10% of Americans taking in 50% of the income.
  13. Replies
    30
    Views
    1,005

    Speak for yourself.

    Speak for yourself.
  14. Replies
    726
    Views
    28,007

    Here is an NYTimes op-ed on this as well: ...

    Here is an NYTimes op-ed on this as well:

    http://www.nytimes.com/2007/07/31/opinion/31washington.html?_r=0
  15. Replies
    726
    Views
    28,007

    This took just a few minutes to find: ...

    This took just a few minutes to find:

    Guatemala - Lack of informed consent for Syphilis testing under the Truman admin.
    Zimbabwe - Lack of informed consent, offered trial drugs under duress,...
  16. Replies
    147
    Views
    6,636

    Former Wildland Firefighter here, well aware of...

    Former Wildland Firefighter here, well aware of the history of fire suppression and I've spent my fair share of time putting out fires that could have been let burn. Sorry I didn't make that clear....
  17. Replies
    147
    Views
    6,636

    They did this in 2012 as well.

    They did this in 2012 as well.
  18. Replies
    147
    Views
    6,636

    King fire is in a wilderness area?

    King fire is in a wilderness area?
  19. Replies
    147
    Views
    6,636

    This is why I don't understand why we continue to...

    This is why I don't understand why we continue to put fires out in Wilderness Areas. Not only should these places be left alone, there is no way to treat them, and every year of firefighting there...
  20. Replies
    616
    Views
    66,957

    Spader is a great actor imo. Season 2 just...

    Spader is a great actor imo.

    Season 2 just started up on Hulu.

    It isn't as engrossing as some other shows out there, but is an entertaining hour or so. As mentioned above, the feds are idiots.
  21. Replies
    147
    Views
    6,636

    I have to admit I am baffled by the talk of USFWS...

    I have to admit I am baffled by the talk of USFWS holding up projects, even if the NEPA takes 2 years to complete. Around here the USFS usually spends significant resources and time to complete the...
  22. Replies
    147
    Views
    6,636

    There was a crew of like 8 running around with...

    There was a crew of like 8 running around with ipads, cameras, trucks and all expenses paid resource orders last year just waiting for an airtanker to take off so they could high tail it to the fire....
  23. Replies
    147
    Views
    6,636

    Have you seen the videos of the C-130's on the...

    Have you seen the videos of the C-130's on the Rim fire dropping in the middle of fucking no where? Un-real. It will be interesting to see what San Dimas comes up with on their effectiveness study.
  24. Replies
    147
    Views
    6,636

    When this thing kicked off they had a shelter...

    When this thing kicked off they had a shelter deployment and then the crew (11 or so inmates + overhead) made a run for a helispot. They had to sling them cases of water so they could make it. Heat...
  25. Need a subaru mechanic between Salem and Eugene OR

    I need a Subaru mechanic between Salem and Eugene, Corvallis preferred.

    Corvallis dealer is not impressing me at all. Guy at Jiffy Lube caught a chunk missing out of a belt, Subaru tech couldn't...
  26. Replies
    167
    Views
    5,922

    Yeah, sample size of one and all that. It's a...

    Yeah, sample size of one and all that.

    It's a fact because people are choosing to do other things with their time. That's fine. I ate the occasional fast food meal like every kid did growing up....
  27. Replies
    167
    Views
    5,922

    Bullshit. My parents both commuted an hour each,...

    Bullshit. My parents both commuted an hour each, my sister and I both played sports and my parents managed to cook us a healthy home cooked meal almost every night. It was the rare exception as a kid...
  28. Thread: Cellphone Plans

    by char
    Replies
    14
    Views
    515

    Cellphone Plans

    I've been with verizon for a few years now, but their rate appears to be ridiculous for 2 lines and 3 GB of data. I originally went with verizon because they had the best coverage in out of the way...
  29. Replies
    27
    Views
    1,069

    I try not to get worked up about it in a huge...

    I try not to get worked up about it in a huge line up of traffic and frankly find the people that are worked up and weaving through the lanes to get around it to be amusing. (I can also deal with it...
  30. Replies
    253
    Views
    8,701

    Please go back to where you came from.

    Please go back to where you came from.
  31. Replies
    253
    Views
    8,701

    LOL. That shit is funny. Didn't get taught to not...

    LOL. That shit is funny. Didn't get taught to not cut in line in kindergarten?
  32. Thread: I need a Jeep -

    by char
    Replies
    95
    Views
    3,009

    Buy a truck. You can do all of this easily in a...

    Buy a truck. You can do all of this easily in a F1/250 or Chevy equivalent longbed. Very few FS roads don't end in a landing or have some sort of turnaround to be found as they were all created for...
  33. Glad to see this here. Between SC and...

    Glad to see this here.

    Between SC and Yarnell, it has been an introspective few weeks.

    AW- You certainly point out some (not all) of the key messages hammered home when SC is discussed.
  34. Replies
    2
    Views
    469

    Anybody want these?Tthey need to go away. Make me...

    Anybody want these?Tthey need to go away. Make me an offer.
  35. Replies
    2
    Views
    469

    FS: ~178 cm K2 Big Kahuna $50 OBO

    178 cm K2 Big Kahuna

    I bought these in gear swap many moons ago. Didn't ski them much. Drilled twice. They are supposed to be very similar (or just a different topsheet) as the Volkl Explosive. I...
  36. Replies
    8
    Views
    587

    Looks like this is my future. Yay.

    Looks like this is my future. Yay.
  37. Replies
    52
    Views
    1,241

    True, stuff still looks like shit. On the...

    True, stuff still looks like shit.

    On the plus side you could probably easily add rigid insulation under it. Mine had a layer.
  38. Replies
    52
    Views
    1,241

    I thought this was going to be a thread about...

    I thought this was going to be a thread about getting a quote to remove vinyl siding.

    I had vinyl siding once. It was 15-20 years old, broke if it got touched by anything, brittle and faded. It...
  39. Thread: I hate camping

    by char
    Replies
    158
    Views
    6,660

    I get my best sleep camping in the woods. Once I...

    I get my best sleep camping in the woods. Once I got a Big Agnes Insulated Air Core it's like sleeping in my own bed.
  40. Replies
    8
    Views
    587

    Thanks, I have an appointment booked with an...

    Thanks,

    I have an appointment booked with an endodontist on Friday.
  41. Replies
    8
    Views
    587

    Root Canal Failure?

    Anyone have any advice on a possible root canal failure? I had a front tooth (can't remember which one, I think it is the same one as what hurts now) root canal almost 15 years ago after some trauma....
  42. Replies
    75
    Views
    8,280

    I think I prefer a lace up and definitely cannot...

    I think I prefer a lace up and definitely cannot wear anything insulated. My feet sweat to much.
  43. Replies
    75
    Views
    8,280

    Bump. Looks like I am going to need a boot...

    Bump.

    Looks like I am going to need a boot with a safety toe in it. I will be on the job site alot, but not in a trade worker capacity.

    Looks like redwing, composite toe and hiker style are...
  44. It's been in Oregon for 1-2 years now... First...

    It's been in Oregon for 1-2 years now...

    First one I saw was in Bend.

    Yes, it is cool.

    Great for stuff you can't get in a bottle, but typically cheaper per ounce to just buy a 6 pack at the...
  45. Replies
    62
    Views
    1,377

    Aren't there some odd rules with the IRS treating...

    Aren't there some odd rules with the IRS treating Bitcoin as property and not currency?
  46. Replies
    32
    Views
    1,617

    Huh? Wouldn't that just add mileage from Bend? ...

    Huh? Wouldn't that just add mileage from Bend?

    If you are really hard up for camping close to town you could go out Conklin Rd (FS 41 rd) on the way to Bachelor (just past Widgi Creek Golf Course)...
  47. Replies
    32
    Views
    1,617

    Will be open at noon tomorrow. ...

    Will be open at noon tomorrow.

    http://www.ktvz.com/news/cascade-lakes-highway-set-to-open-tuesday/26057906
  48. Replies
    49
    Views
    1,072

    I am doing the exact opposite of what you are...

    I am doing the exact opposite of what you are interested in doing for basically the same reasons.

    A bunch of people on here told me I would be bored and regret it. I don't. I haven't felt as...
  49. Replies
    54
    Views
    1,341

    Like most Americans I just spend my money on...

    Like most Americans I just spend my money on cheap, poorly made consumables so this whole "compound interest" thing is of little interest.
  50. Replies
    323
    Views
    4,385

    I don't think GMO is evil, but also don't know...

    I don't think GMO is evil, but also don't know that it is "safe" (safe for what? to eat? to let lose in the wild? safe for our ecosystems?) or that we know the potential ramifications of releasing it...
Results 1 to 50 of 300
Page 1 of 6 1 2 3 4