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    Maybe this link gets around paywall ...

    Maybe this link gets around paywall

    https://www.seattletimes.com/nation-world/protected-habitat-for-a-population-of-one/

    Protected Habitat, for a Population of One

    Fifty years ago, Marty...
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    https://www.nytimes.com/2021/06/08/us/protection-i...

    https://www.nytimes.com/2021/06/08/us/protection-island-washington.html
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    Popular afternoon activities for the ski camps...

    Popular afternoon activities for the ski camps are climbing French's Dome and rafting the Deschutes near Maupin. Or just hanging in Govy and eating pie at Huckleberries.
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    Haven't used it yet myself, but campflare.com...

    Haven't used it yet myself, but campflare.com lets you enter your campground, dates you want to stay there, and then it runs bots and emails you when a space becomes available due to a cancellation....
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    Lots of campgrounds at mountain lakes around...

    Lots of campgrounds at mountain lakes around there (Trillium, Clear, Timothy, Frog). Trillium is the closest, but will be the most crowded. But everything will be crowded that weekend. If you are...
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    Highway Avalanche Forecaster & Control Specialist...

    Highway Avalanche Forecaster & Control Specialist 2
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    Just responding to TBS asking for info. And why...

    Just responding to TBS asking for info. And why are you pulling the Oregonian card? I grew up skiing (and biking) at Ski Bowl and am fourth generation Oregonian.

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    Would your opinion change if the paralyzed guy's...

    Would your opinion change if the paralyzed guy's profession requires manual labor? He was 37 at the time of the injury and may have lost his ability to make an income. $3.5 of that $10.5 goes to his...
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    Most of the time when you read about someone...

    Most of the time when you read about someone suing a ski area you read about the ski area's insurance company getting cold feet, not going to trial, and instead settling with the plaintiff. When this...
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    Skibowl decided it was a good idea to stick a 4 x...

    Skibowl decided it was a good idea to stick a 4 x 4 post with sign directly next to the bike trail. Guy crashed into it, paralyzed waist down. Ski Bowl paid him $10.5 million. I believe the sign in...
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    Cassette toilets are disgusting to empty but cost...

    Cassette toilets are disgusting to empty but cost $100 versus $1,000 for a Nature's Head compost toilet. I like the ability to remove cassette when you don't think you'll need it. I have thought...
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    Poll: Since 2/11/22, this is the only thread I have...

    Since 2/11/22, this is the only thread I have posted in the Padded Room other than a few in the divorce thread where I provided a mag going through a divorce with the applicable statute so that he...
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    Poll: If you're going to make me a participant of this...

    If you're going to make me a participant of this anti-popularity contest, you're going to listen to whatever the fuck I have to say. This will be the only Padded Room thread I post in from here on...
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    Poll: Oh, and I think Timberridge is the funniest...

    Oh, and I think Timberridge is the funniest maggot of all and I am deathly afraid of the ECRC and the East Coast in general.
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    Poll: I used to share skiing TRs on TGR. I moved back...

    I used to share skiing TRs on TGR. I moved back to Seattle area from SLC in 2005. I was blown away on how empty the Crystal sidecountry was compared to the Wasangeles I left. After several tours...
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    Poll: Most of my real life ski friends today are...

    Most of my real life ski friends today are friends I met on internet forums back in 2005ish. Just not TGR. It was turns-all-year (more backcountry focused), nwhikers, cascadeclimbers, and...
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    Poll: No, I get that for half of you, this is your...

    No, I get that for half of you, this is your social scene. These are your real life friends. Not trying to shit on that. But there is another half that is only here to fuck around bored on the...
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    Poll: The underdog I am referring to is Benny. Benny...

    The underdog I am referring to is Benny. Benny took you guys on and it was entertaining. TGR always came off as full of itself to me. Too cool for school crowd. Lots of dick waving. Benny really has...
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    Poll: I'm still confused. You're saying Benny is...

    I'm still confused. You're saying Benny is actually not Benny but someone like Danno, or Hugh, or whoever, who has been posting for 20 years and 50,000 posts solely to fuck with us? And everything he...
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    Poll: I thought ötzi's description was spot on: ...

    I thought ötzi's description was spot on:



    I don't understand why this bothers so many people? Is anyone a fan of US capitalism and politics lately? I'm a born and raised PNW sports fan, so I...
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    Poll: That's just Danno's alias that he hides behind to...

    That's just Danno's alias that he hides behind to talk smack to me.
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    Poll: I'll defer to your expertise of Benny Ukraine...

    I'll defer to your expertise of Benny Ukraine posts. But what is, and what is not, pro-Putin? Any of the below could be labeled pro-Putin, and I am sure Putin's propaghanda machine is advancing...
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    Poll: I haven't read every Benny Ukraine post in...

    I haven't read every Benny Ukraine post in detail. But I've read posts where Benny claimed Ukraine would be pulverized (which, thankfully, hasn't been true). But nearly expert I read at the beginning...
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    Poll: Benny seems to be proud of the fact that his...

    Benny seems to be proud of the fact that his father was common stock. Can we say definitively that having $200k to invest in 1981 proves Benny is lying about his modest upbringing? Benny would have...
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    Poll: mcphee: He’s just the son of a blue collar...

    mcphee: He’s just the son of a blue collar machinist, folks.

    Benny: If I ever meet you motherfucker, do a 180 and run. I will pound your jaw on the closest curb. He was a finer person than most...
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    Poll: If you really want to rehash how it went down: ...

    If you really want to rehash how it went down:

    -Benny posted a take about Ukraine by Scott Ritter. Ritter is a dipship and was recently given a Twitter timeout for misinformation. So Benny...
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    Poll: I don't want to babble in this thread drift, but...

    I don't want to babble in this thread drift, but if you insist, it's your intense partisanship. One can intimidate without expressly calling for someone to be banned. Anyway, I take it back. You're...
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    Poll: Don't think of it is a right. The Terms of Use...

    Don't think of it is a right. The Terms of Use are just a contract. TGR wrote the contract and you agreed to it by posting here. TGR could have written the contract differently, but they chose not to.
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    Poll: TGR's world headquarters, aka Brett's pad: ...

    TGR's world headquarters, aka Brett's pad:

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    Of course the Zillow has the place valued at $1.9 million
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    Poll: Just got to track down Brett Hills, TGR's...

    Just got to track down Brett Hills, TGR's registered agent. 35 Enoch Ferrrin Cir 3093, Jackson. Road trip to Jackon dunfree?



    I don't think you would get attorney fees. But I can get pro hac...
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    Poll: Seriously. This was the dumbest idea ever on TGR....

    Seriously. This was the dumbest idea ever on TGR. Who could ever think something good would come of it.
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    Poll: If Benny drops a lawsuit on TGR, they will give a...

    If Benny drops a lawsuit on TGR, they will give a fuck. Benny just needs a Whyoming attorney to represent him. Core Shot?
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    Poll: You're right. But that's a technology problem,...

    You're right. But that's a technology problem, not Benny's problem. Like I said, the thread can remain if it is scrubbed of all of Benny's "content." Or we can just apologize to Benny and get him to...
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    Poll: I'm not saying what I think the rule SHOULD be. I...

    I'm not saying what I think the rule SHOULD be. I am just saying what I think the Terms of Use says. It also appears Benny can force anyone who quoted his "content" to delete that "content" as well....
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    Poll: Terms of Use say this: "This Site contains...

    Terms of Use say this:

    "This Site contains material, such as software, text, graphics, images, video, audio and other material (collectively referred to as the “Content”).The Content may be owned...
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    Poll: I noticed on TGR's Terms of Use...

    I noticed on TGR's Terms of Use it says this:

    "Your Rights:

    TGR does not claim any ownership rights in your Content. After posting your Content, you continue to retain ownership of your...
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    Poll: But ridiculing Benny makes us feel so much better...

    But ridiculing Benny makes us feel so much better about our own lives. After all, what brings social groups together better than a common enemy to hate?
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    Poll: Benny's just NYC to the core. As the great NYC...

    Benny's just NYC to the core. As the great NYC poet Method Man once said:

    "I'm still ghetto, I rhyme ghetto, my peoples ghetto
    Pants are saggy, teeth yellow"


    https://youtu.be/W3HrpXn8ggA
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    Poll: Peruse is a contronym, or a word that has two...

    Peruse is a contronym, or a word that has two meanings which seem to contradict each other. Peruse can mean to look at or read (something) in an informal or relaxed way or Peruse can mean to examine...
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    Poll: Benny has demonstrated that he has a love of...

    Benny has demonstrated that he has a love of skiing and the skiing industry. That's all that is required to get it. Who, besides Benny, is going to give us the 70 year living above a Starbucks in a...
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    Poll: Mall cop elimination challenge # 2 seed. Quite...

    Mall cop elimination challenge # 2 seed. Quite the accomplishment getting seeded for both the mall cop AND maggot elimination challenge.
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    Poll: Mall cop elimination challenge #2 seed.

    Mall cop elimination challenge #2 seed.
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    Poll: TGR is supposed to be for people who "get it."...

    TGR is supposed to be for people who "get it." Neither Pelosi or her progeny get it, nor do any politicians or business leaders. Having a home by sugar bowl doesn't mean you get it. And if you're...
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    Poll: I don't want, or need, to rehash everything Benny...

    I don't want, or need, to rehash everything Benny has said. He has said some dumb shit that deserves a lot of what he gets. It's the persistence of the insults that would get under anyone's skin....
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    Poll: Oh, I'm done with the Padded Room. I may peruse...

    Oh, I'm done with the Padded Room. I may peruse and post an occasional thought. But never on a topic that could remotely be controversial like COVID or Ukraine.

    And thanks for helping me make my...
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    Poll: Good summary, but missing some parts. The Benny...

    Good summary, but missing some parts. The Benny insults got increasingly personal and nasty, and less funny. Before, it was making fun of Benny for living in a strip mall in Connecticut above a...
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    Get a Hobie Mirage Drive sea kayak, which you can...

    Get a Hobie Mirage Drive sea kayak, which you can operate 100% using your legs. Trailer and cart to make it easy to get it to the water with one arm.
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    Poll: Maybe we can move the Ukraine and real estate...

    Maybe we can move the Ukraine and real estate threads over to nyskiblog.com so we can still get your takes. And maybe the NSFW thread too. How does nyskiblog feel about hosting softcore porn?
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    That was intentional. Patrol closed lucky shot...

    That was intentional. Patrol closed lucky shot briefly and ski cut powder bowl, hoping to get some releases with the rapidly increasing temps this afternoon. They ran Chair 6 to get patrol to the top.
  50. The child support amount was set by the court...

    The child support amount was set by the court assuming your ex makes "X." Now, your ex makes "more than X." So that's a change in circumstance. Is it substantial enough to get the order modified?...
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