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    I know this isn't a GOTOS, but it deserves to be...

    I know this isn't a GOTOS, but it deserves to be seen.
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  2. Yeah, definitely a bit blocky for girls.

    Yeah, definitely a bit blocky for girls.
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    It is, but it's also something that needs to be...

    It is, but it's also something that needs to be negotiated at each contract (I'm in a union). The company has been constantly eroding benefits for new hires, so at some point those people are going...
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    Tahoe Area Question

    My mom wants to plan a family vacation next year and I threw out the suggestion of somewhere near Lake Tahoe. This would be late May to early June. First off, is that a good time of year to visit? I...
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    I do have a couple things working in my favor....

    I do have a couple things working in my favor. One is that I've got retiree medical covered by my employer until I'm 65. The other is I've got a defined benefit pension as well as a good sized...
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    Unless you're in Canada:...

    Unless you're in Canada: https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/experts-see-canadas-euthanasia-laws-as-threat-to-disabled/2022/08/11/e10d5bba-192a-11ed-b998-b2ab68f58468_story.html
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    I'm thinking more and more that "the number" is...

    I'm thinking more and more that "the number" is going to be whatever number I'm at when I turn 55. Although that's probably easier to say now than when I actually need to decide that I'm done cashing...
  8. Thread: View right now

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    Cheakamus Lake from Whistler High Note Trail...

    Cheakamus Lake from Whistler High Note Trail
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    Everyone's got their hobbies...

    Everyone's got their hobbies...
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    Get your shit together, mikey b. Just put the...

    Get your shit together, mikey b. Just put the link in video tags and it will show up as an embedded video.
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    For those who might travel to Canada, the NEXUS...

    For those who might travel to Canada, the NEXUS card is the best deal going. Gets you quick land access (and I guess air, too, although it's probably going to save the most time at land crossings)...
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    I was on the other side of the mountain. Amazing...

    I was on the other side of the mountain. Amazing day, but the crowds! I had guests in town and figured I couldn't ask them to get going earlier than 6:00. Still had a fairly long line at the entrance...
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    https://youtu.be/G9wjkZVwvoE

    https://youtu.be/G9wjkZVwvoE
  14. Thread: 9 Years---Ouch

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    What about illegally bringing it into the...

    What about illegally bringing it into the country? That would seem more serious than simple possession.
  15. Thread: 9 Years---Ouch

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    I think she's being fucked over because of her...

    I think she's being fucked over because of her profile as an American pro athlete, but on the other hand you probably should be very clear on a country's drug policies before entering that country.
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    I had a beach next to the door going into the...

    I had a beach next to the door going into the bathrooms where the cats' litter box is. I guess all those years of them tracking just a little bit of litter out.
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    Nice work! Just finished my entire upstairs a few...

    Nice work! Just finished my entire upstairs a few days ago. Still a few minor touches to complete, but the flooring is down. It was a lot of work, that's for sure but definitely worth it. I couldn't...
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    Yeah, those gourmet meals on the plane take 30...

    Yeah, those gourmet meals on the plane take 30 minutes to eat. More like five.

    There's never going to be 100% mask compliance, but it seems like something is better than nothing.
  19. Thread: Whistler 21/22

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    They better give the fourth person a big raise!

    They better give the fourth person a big raise!
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    "Would you like to purchase insurance?" "Yes,...

    "Would you like to purchase insurance?"
    "Yes, you better, because I'm going to beat the shit out of this car." :)
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    Are these 30 year mortgages? I've talked to three...

    Are these 30 year mortgages? I've talked to three people now and they have been quite a bit more. I'd probably prefer a 15 year if I can swing it (and I think I can). Total amount mortgaged would be...
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    Yeah, we'll probably be holding onto the property...

    Yeah, we'll probably be holding onto the property for quite a while, so not sure I want to go the ARM route.
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    My wife and I have been contemplating buying a...

    My wife and I have been contemplating buying a condo as a rental property for some time. We found one we really liked over the weekend, but it's a tough decision right now whether to pull the...
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    Agreed. Lots of time on your knees (that's what...

    Agreed. Lots of time on your knees (that's what she said).
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    I can't tell if you're joking, but the board that...

    I can't tell if you're joking, but the board that looks crooked is a small piece of scrap I used as a "cheater" to measure anytime complex cuts were required. What you do is line up the board to be...
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    Putting in the final board of my floor...

    Putting in the final board of my floor installation. About 1400 square feet. Man that was a lot of work. That may explain my slightly crazed expression.
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    Getting a bit hazy out there after a week with...

    Getting a bit hazy out there after a week with highs in the 90s.
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  28. 422690 Mmm......

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    Mmm...
    https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/4/44/Stollen-Dresdner_Christstollen.jpg/1280px-Stollen-Dresdner_Christstollen.jpg
  29. Thread: RIP Choco Taco

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    I believe neither birds nor the Choco Taco are...

    I believe neither birds nor the Choco Taco are real. Also it was the "Berenstein Bears" when I was a kid.
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    I think you need to think about it like the stock...

    I think you need to think about it like the stock market: past performance does not guarantee future results. You've had it twice and the first time was much worse. That doesn't mean #3 is going to...
  31. Thread: RIP Choco Taco

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    I asked my wife and she's never heard of them,...

    I asked my wife and she's never heard of them, either.
  32. Thread: RIP Choco Taco

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    It's funny, because I saw this news story today...

    It's funny, because I saw this news story today and how "generations of kids" ate them. I didn't even know of the Choco Taco's existence before reading the article.
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    It was good enough for Bugs Bunny.

    It was good enough for Bugs Bunny.
  34. Thread: Kitty Stoke

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    Cat tree 422309

    Cat tree
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    I guess with that house you just keep an...

    I guess with that house you just keep an exterminator on retainer.
  36. I agree and how can they not play Yakety Sax as...

    I agree and how can they not play Yakety Sax as the music?
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    Was the random testing ever officially gone?

    Was the random testing ever officially gone?
  38. Thread: Plant milkweed

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    Monarch butterflies are amazing. I've never seen...

    Monarch butterflies are amazing. I've never seen one here in Washington. I guess we must not have any milkweed.
  39. Thread: Windows 11?

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    So you're saying it's one better?

    So you're saying it's one better?
  40. Thread: Windows 11?

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    Windows 11?

    My computer keeps harping on me to upgrade to Windows 11 every time I reboot. Who here has made the switch? Is it worth it or should I stick with the tried and true Windows 10?
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    Did you continue on another ten miles to exit 69:...

    Did you continue on another ten miles to exit 69: Big Beaver Rd? Always a hit with the kids! :)
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    Yeah, got it. You finish the hard part and then...

    Yeah, got it. You finish the hard part and then figure you can do the baseboards later. We've been putting them in so we can get all the furniture back in, but have put off the painting and caulking....
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    The baseboards have been easy so far. A nail gun...

    The baseboards have been easy so far. A nail gun a good miter saw makes quick work of it. The most difficult thing was getting the 16 foot long boards home. Those things are amazingly floppy.
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    I've got a run of boards that goes the entire...

    I've got a run of boards that goes the entire length of the house, maybe 60 feet or so. According to the manufacturer the max run length is 100 feet, so we'll see!

    I'm doing four bedrooms and a...
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    Wife and I are in the middle of a big flooring...

    Wife and I are in the middle of a big flooring replacement project. We're tearing out all the carpeting in our second floor and replacing it with luxury vinyl plank. We've got around 1,400 square...
  46. Are those even shorts? They look like something...

    Are those even shorts? They look like something rejected by MC Hammer as being too silly.
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    I think it's a Mr. Microphone ;)

    I think it's a Mr. Microphone ;)
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    Reminds me of one here in Western Washington....

    Reminds me of one here in Western Washington. This one is 100 feet from Highway 2 heading to Stevens Pass, so not exactly secret.
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    ^ Holy shit that's awesome.

    ^ Holy shit that's awesome.
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    A few miles from Snoqualmie Pass...

    A few miles from Snoqualmie Pass
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