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    38K to make that asshole go away seems like it's...

    38K to make that asshole go away seems like it's worth it. Although putting him in jail would work too.
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    In Sacramento the trespass law specifically...

    In Sacramento the trespass law specifically excludes dogs peeing and pooping, as long as the owner cleans up poop. In Truckee it's a violation for a dog to repeatedly pee or poop on public or...
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    I hope you noticed that before you poured your...

    I hope you noticed that before you poured your drink and not after you finished it.
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    According to Howard Donner MD--a wilderness...

    According to Howard Donner MD--a wilderness medicine and expedition medicine specialist--the stagnant water at the edge of lakes is safer then the rushing water from a stream coming from the same...
  5. Thread: Hike Naked!

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    https://www.tetongravity.com/forums/showthread.php...

    https://www.tetongravity.com/forums/showthread.php/328787-Wind-River-Cirque-of-the-Towers-loop?p=5714288#post5714288
    "I’m heading to backpack washakie pass - lizard head - cirque of the towers at...
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    Great piece in the NYT about the efforts to put...

    Great piece in the NYT about the efforts to put out the fire and the risks the firefighters took
    America is not the only country with FD heroes...
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    Took you long enough. : -- )

    Took you long enough. : -- )
  8. Thread: Wildlife

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    Where?

    Where?
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    I guess there's some controversy as to whether he...

    I guess there's some controversy as to whether he released it before Garner was short of breath. The guy was asthmatic. Seems to me the bigger issue is why it took that many cops to deal with a guy...
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    Lovely summer day here at Donner Lake. We had...

    Lovely summer day here at Donner Lake. We had breakfast at the Donner Lake Kitchen--large party in the corner in down parkas, some with ear warmers. Then a woman came in a down parka, sweat pants,...
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    If you saw me dance you'd be even more amused. ...

    If you saw me dance you'd be even more amused. If you saw me ride a horse I'm not sure you could be resuscitated.
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    I saw my dentist today. She had a knee replaced 2...

    I saw my dentist today. She had a knee replaced 2 weeks ago, and said she was back to work last week. Tough lady, although she didn't seem to be having fun.
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    Particularly important in this case given that...

    Particularly important in this case given that there's a fistula.
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    Decision was made by Barr. Big surprise.

    Decision was made by Barr. Big surprise.
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    Athletes don't get paid to be role models. They...

    Athletes don't get paid to be role models. They get paid to make money for other people--the owners, broadcasters, advertisers--and they deserve a fair slice of the pie, whatever that is---as long...
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    I'm from Detroit and I knew that.

    I'm from Detroit and I knew that.
  17. Sure--"Me gustaría circuncidar tu mesa." If I...

    Sure--"Me gustaría circuncidar tu mesa." If I can do it anyone can.
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    May I speak to so and so? He's not available...

    May I speak to so and so?
    He's not available right now. Give me your name and number and I'll leave him a message.
    He already has my name and number, twice. He's not calling me back.
    If you give...
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    I glanced at Columbia's hernia clinic...

    I glanced at Columbia's hernia clinic roster--they have several docs that specialize in complex abdominal reconstruction.
    Sounds like there's exposed bowel or at least a fistula coming through the...
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    With the hair, maybe he should be renamed Donald....

    With the hair, maybe he should be renamed Donald.

    Saw a white pelican the other day. We don't get many--I think I've seen one once before in 30 years gere, we're at the far west edge of the range....
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    PM sent

    PM sent
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    I assume you've tried vertical, if it's not too...

    I assume you've tried vertical, if it's not too long. You can often turn it around the "corner". We had a tight fit with a refrigerator. Thought we would have to take the door off but the guy on...
  23. now if they can provide listings for available...

    now if they can provide listings for available affordable housing for ski workers --that's spam that would be worth something
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    my understanding is that initially the carbon...

    my understanding is that initially the carbon dioxide in the primeval atmosphere was absorbed and oxygen produced by blue-green algae. Rather than plant trees if we just allow all the swimming pools...
  25. good to know, thanks. if you do make it to...

    good to know, thanks.
    if you do make it to Madrid--Museo del Jamon (Museum of Ham)--hint--it's not a museum.
    for travel within Spain we used cheap air, bus, and train. which was best depended on ...
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    https://www.newyorker.com/science/elements/looking...

    https://www.newyorker.com/science/elements/looking-for-life-on-a-flat-earth?utm_campaign=aud-dev&utm_source=nl&utm_brand=tny&utm_mailing=TNY_Daily_071419&utm_medium=email&bxid=5bd6788a24c17c104801d544...
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    If you find it necessary to leave the bike lane...

    If you find it necessary to leave the bike lane because some idiot is parked in it or standing in it, please signal a left turn to alert the cars behind you. And you might consider a bell to...
  28. What do you like to do when you travel? Eat,...

    What do you like to do when you travel? Eat, drink, hang out with other Americans, museums, churches, outdoors, beach? How will you be traveling between stops. Are you renting a car somewhere?...
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    That probably voids the warranty.

    That probably voids the warranty.
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    I guess we should at least be glad that he is...

    I guess we should at least be glad that he is permanently disabled from being a police officer. Shoot an unarmed man and then claim PTSD. That takes chutzpah. Like shooting your parents and then...
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    Sometimes the difference in fitness and activity...

    Sometimes the difference in fitness and activity between various older people is due to motivation and hard work or the lack of it, but a lot of the time it's in the genes. People slow down because...
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    Alpine Meadows has snow golf in the spring but...

    Alpine Meadows has snow golf in the spring but unfortunately it's all downhill and you only get one club.

    Walking uphill--on a mountain if one is handy, on a treadmill if it isn't--is excellent...
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    those would be some large ping pong balls to have...

    those would be some large ping pong balls to have up your ass.
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    I'd stay away. Toxic waste site. The army was...

    I'd stay away. Toxic waste site. The army was sued by civilian employees over health issues and responded by denying the base existed. They are happy to let people believe it's about aliens rather...
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    I hadn't realized that drinking out of mason jars...

    I hadn't realized that drinking out of mason jars had made it to England. I thought they had more class than that. Of course they also have Boris Johnson, so I guess not.
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    I drive by several whenever I'm in sacto. The...

    I drive by several whenever I'm in sacto. The homeless aren't real visible in truckee although they're here. We do see a lot if folks with packs on the road who dont look like through hikers,...
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    so you aren't bothered by the fact that so many...

    so you aren't bothered by the fact that so many people are homeless, just that you have to look at them? Maybe that's why they are allowed to camp in public--so that people have to look at them and...
  38. I bet the BC road signs with indigenous place...

    I bet the BC road signs with indigenous place names piss you off too.
    Not to mention people who speak Catalan.
    And whatever are the Swiss and the Belgians to do?
    You know, when it comes right...
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    Cop plants meth in random people during traffic...

    Cop plants meth in random people during traffic stops
    https://www.washingtonpost.com/nation/2019/07/11/florida-cop-meth-drugs-arrests-scandal/?utm_term=.78227db025ff
  40. Thread: Ask KQ Claus

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    [QUOTE=KQ;5710488]Yeah but those socks I linked...

    [QUOTE=KQ;5710488]Yeah but those socks I linked to lets you put a picture of your face on socks (or someone else). Just imagine the potential hilarity. :biggrin:



    that is me
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    Holy shit. I can't say I'm surprised though. ...

    Holy shit. I can't say I'm surprised though. Those guys must have a tough time eating as many calories as they're burning, and of course you don't want to pedal any more weight up hill than you...
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    So I'm curious--did the first contractor screw up...

    So I'm curious--did the first contractor screw up and cost the client a lot of money, or was the client unreasonable and fired the contractor for no good reason and cost him or his insurance company...
  43. Thread: Ask KQ Claus

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    I have some 288214

    I have some
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    We get ours from Spud at the Railyard development...

    We get ours from Spud at the Railyard development east of downtown, or at the farmer's market in Sacramento if I happen to be down there on a Sunday. I get spoiled--love peaches but we can get them...
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    When I used to play golf I got more tired playing...

    When I used to play golf I got more tired playing a 4 1/2 hr round, carrying or pulling a bag, than I did hiking for the same amount of time. Starting and stopping, standing around waiting are all...
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    most likely stolen by a homeless person, unlikely...

    most likely stolen by a homeless person, unlikely to show up on craigslist etc. It will be used by the thief or sold or given to another homeless person. In Sacramento they take the commuter type...
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    The first thing I learned about building a fire...

    The first thing I learned about building a fire was to do it on bare mineral earth. Of course around here wood fires outside developed campgrounds with fire pits are banned most of the time, for...
  48. Don't try that with hail.

    Don't try that with hail.
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    The most amusing part: "Tourists line up for...

    The most amusing part: "Tourists line up for hours to take the popular Instagram shot, and are seen practicing in line because they are only allowed five poses at the site." I do not recognize...
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    I can't imagine why I'd give a fuck about what...

    I can't imagine why I'd give a fuck about what gender someone else's baby was going to be. I'd didn't give a fuck what my own kids gender was before they were born. Either was fine with me. OK...
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