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Forum: The Library Café Feb 4 2019, 11:32 AM
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Re: What is happening

That's what the training classes are for. My wife was raised around guns, shotguns and rifles. But she could never hit the broad side of a barn from inside. She had never shot a handgun in her...
Forum: The Library Café Feb 4 2019, 12:42 AM
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Re: What is happening

If the manager won't do anything, then she needs to go to HIS boss. And definitely file a report with the police. If there are people that know what's going on, they're called "witnesses", and...
Forum: The Library Café Feb 3 2019, 04:15 PM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is happening

Here's something a little different: Instead of not being able to get into MOM here, now it's been about 3 days since I've been able to get into Simon's NKT. I get an error message saying the site...
Forum: The Library Café Feb 1 2019, 10:39 AM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is happening

Those are some good looking meats. Nice aggressive tread pattern.
Forum: The Library Café Jan 30 2019, 11:23 AM
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Re: What is happening

I'd suggest getting one of the European police-style air horns like I found on ebay some time back. Quite compact and loud to the extreme. Super shrill, which makes them sound all the louder. ...
Forum: The Library Café Jan 27 2019, 11:07 AM
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Posted By Allen
Re: Database errors

I wrote to Cheryl yesterday, after not being able to get in.
As predicted above.
That's why she's laughing.
Amusing, in a back-handed sort of way.
Thank you.
Forum: The Library Café Jan 26 2019, 12:35 AM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is happening

One thing I see that could be a potential problem. Brake lines are usually seamless steel with a double flair, not copper. Parts stores here usually have a rack of lines in an assortment of lengths...
Forum: The Library Café Jan 24 2019, 10:52 AM
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Posted By Allen
Re: Database errors

I'm probably going to jinx it, but since you posted that you now knew how to fix it I think there has only been one brief time that I couldn't get in. Maybe the software just needed to hear from...
Forum: The Library Café Jan 23 2019, 11:31 AM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is happening

Having worked on antique and modern cars and trucks, everything from a 1914 Scripps Booth through Model T and Model A , 1928 Reo Flying Cloud, 1949 and 1950 Bentley, Hudson, Buick, the list goes on...
Forum: The Library Café Jan 19 2019, 11:04 AM
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Posted By Allen
Re: Database errors

Got in here with no problems first try today. There goes my streak. Oh well. LOL.
Forum: The Library Café Jan 18 2019, 04:37 PM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is happening

Diesel fuel is basically high grade kerosene with a little oil added in for lubrication. Jet fuel is even higher grade kerosene;that is, more thoroughly refined, with some very light lubricant added...
Forum: The Library Café Jan 18 2019, 04:25 PM
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Posted By Allen
Re: Database errors

Couldn't get in this morning and yesterday morning. Both times I clicked on the contact button on the error page which let me email Kenneth. Both times the problem was fixed, at least for the rest...
Forum: The Library Café Jan 15 2019, 08:17 PM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is happening

The problem with acetone is besides its toxicity is its evaporation rate. I was a die hard fan of CRC 5.56 but they quit making it and made Powerlube, which wasn't the same, but still better than...
Forum: The Library Café Jan 14 2019, 08:44 PM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is happening

Two penetrating fluids we have here that REALLY work are PB Blaster and Aero Kroil. PB Blaster is modern, but Aero Kroil is a modern aerosol version of Kroil, which dates back to the early 1920s. ...
Forum: The Library Café Jan 13 2019, 05:49 PM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is happening

We were out in the storm Friday, all the way from Licking to Jonesburg (both Missouri) and back again. First problem was that I chose to believe the National Weather Service forecast for both...
Forum: The Library Café Jan 13 2019, 05:34 PM
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Posted By Allen
Re: Database errors

I keep getting them all the time. This is the first time I've gotten on in at least 2 days.
Forum: The Library Café Dec 21 2018, 01:46 PM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is happening

Cute. With my dog Bob, it's fuzzy squeeky toys. Imagine a 170 pound Mastiff playing with a small squeeky toy. Or large one. He has to kill the squeeky.

Our kitten Kitt Katt got an early...
Forum: The Library Café Dec 13 2018, 08:31 PM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is happening

Actually, I would think Pennsylvania might have the same 4 seasons we have here in Missouri; Fall (Autumn), Winter, Spring, and Road Repair.

If I may offer a suggestion, if this comes up again,...
Forum: The Library Café Dec 11 2018, 10:02 AM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is happening

Fiberglass bumpers? Or is that just a cover over some sort of metal structure, like metal cars? (But I do remember reading about one car from the Soviet era whose body was made from compressed...
Forum: The Library Café Dec 9 2018, 04:58 PM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is happening

When I was a kid my mom was given a Pekinese pup that was the runt of the litter and bullied by the rest. The first time she saw snow, out the door she went on the fly, to disappear into the 10 or...
Forum: The Library Café Dec 8 2018, 02:09 AM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is happening

That would be Auto Corporation.

What you said about taping over the badges: Years ago, Chrysler Corp. bought Mitsubishi; They took a 3000 and a Dodge Avenger and first let people test both while...
Forum: The Library Café Dec 7 2018, 08:11 PM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is happening

Zelandeth, did you know that the inline 6 of the Datsun 240Z (USA, Fair Lady Z in Japan) was actually a Mercedes design? Nissan's improvement was an oil pressure fed OHC chain tensioner; Mercedes...
Forum: The Library Café Oct 28 2018, 06:08 PM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is happening

I didn't go through them all, but I saw some that had a saying on them that I've seen on other shirts, usually with some sort of militaristic picture.
Forum: The Library Café Oct 27 2018, 10:53 AM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is happening

They have some nice stuff..
Forum: The Library Café Oct 24 2018, 11:03 AM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is happening

23? She can't be! Why, that would mean I would have to be 71! Oh, wait...….
Forum: The Library Café Oct 23 2018, 09:47 AM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is happening

You'll have to refresh my memory (old age is catching up with me, I guess.) Where is she? How's she doing? What's she doing? Why doesn't she drop by and say hello here?
Forum: The Library Café Oct 23 2018, 09:44 AM
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Posted By Allen
Re: Database errors

I really don't enjoy posting about bad news, so I won't say I couldn't get into the site. I'll just say I'm glad to be able to be back in.
Forum: The Library Café Oct 11 2018, 10:14 AM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is happening

So! What happened? Was I the only one who couldn't get the site to work for a couple of days?
Forum: The Library Café Sep 27 2018, 10:40 AM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is happening

I guess you now know that your poor pup will be okay. Copperhead bites are seldom more than a bother for pets. A possum can be more dangerous, especially for cats. Cat gets too close out of...
Forum: Book Collector's Meeting Room Sep 7 2018, 03:05 PM
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Posted By Allen
Re: Todd McCaffrey books

Problem is, Windows 10 is very limited on backwards compatibility. a lot of earlier software will not work on Win 10, as well as some hardware. I have a good webcam what will not work properly on...
Forum: Book Collector's Meeting Room Sep 6 2018, 09:03 PM
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Posted By Allen
Re: Todd McCaffrey books

I still have a copy of the Dragonriders PC video game. It's for Windows 98, I believe.
Forum: The Library Café Aug 21 2018, 10:00 AM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is happening

Edge isn't too bad, but it still has its problems. I have it set to always open to my home page, MSN. But it still doesn't obey orders. If I've been on Facebook or YouTube last, there's a good...
Forum: The Library Café Aug 18 2018, 11:29 AM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is happening

I use Edge, and had a problem with Facebook. I had to use Chrome for it. After reporting the problem to FB, it took about another 10 days or more for them to get it straightened out.

I don't...
Forum: The Library Café Jun 13 2018, 01:58 PM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is happening

"Basta" may not mean what you think, unless you speak Italian.


Tomorrow I go in for surgery for colon cancer. "See" you all after.
Forum: The Library Café Jun 12 2018, 01:48 PM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is happening

Zelandeth, I know what you mean about working with old cars. I restored antique cars for about 15 years, so I know from first-hand experience that things are not always what one thinks they should...
Forum: The Library Café May 11 2018, 10:26 AM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is happening

I'm wondering if everyone is all right. On April 27 I posted that it had been 10 days since anyone posted. Since then, one post from Dragon Fan and I have each posted once. Now we're at May 11 and...
Forum: The Library Café May 3 2018, 10:52 AM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is happening

Yesterday I typed out a long reply, then, thinking of Facebook, hit enter and moved on to another site. Later on I realized it's never worked that way here. DAMN, damndamn.
Forum: The Library Café Apr 27 2018, 06:27 PM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is happening

Ten days?

TEN DAYS?

Really?

TEN DAYS!
Forum: The Library Café Apr 17 2018, 10:17 AM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is happening

We spent Easter in Quincy, Illinois with out oldest son & youngest grandchild, then my wife went with a cousin to see her (wife's) sister in Anderson, Indiana. The whole time we were in Quincy it...
Forum: The Library Café Apr 3 2018, 09:59 AM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is happening

I know what you mean. We went to Quincy, Illinois to spend Easter with the oldest son & family, and had to deal with 6 inches of snowfall, all of it Sunday! I told everybody that Illinois wasn't...
Forum: The Library Café Mar 29 2018, 03:03 PM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is happening

Guess this means that I won't be coming to visit you over at Montauk this season..... LOL. Good luck with this one! I'm sure the folks down here will miss you.
Forum: The Library Café Mar 21 2018, 05:54 PM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is happening

Now a little more about dead skin,

Years ago, Kirby vacuum cleaner salesmen would do in-home demonstrations. They had an attachment that connected to the vacuum instead of the bag. It had a...
Forum: The Library Café Mar 21 2018, 05:45 PM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is happening

Dust & stuff off your body is insidious. It will get into almost anything..... well, actually, everything. I don't care how good of a housekeeper you are (or think you are...LOL) the very skin of...
Forum: The Library Café Mar 19 2018, 11:37 AM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is happening

For keyboards that are becoming cantankerous: If you have access to an air compressor, use a "blowgun" nozzle to blow dust and dirt out of your keyboard. Vacuums will help, but they can't draw hard...
Forum: The Library Café Mar 8 2018, 03:56 PM
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Posted By Allen
Re: Say Hello and Be Welcomed to the Library Café on MoM!

Well you are come, Seanni. I'm looking forward to seeing you around the site.
Forum: The Library Café Feb 20 2018, 10:01 AM
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Posted By Allen
Re: Say Hello and Be Welcomed to the Library Café on MoM!

Welcome to our community Jeslinth.

As for time management, I'm retired, which means I have less time to do whatever I want than I did when I was working. Wife sees to that.
Forum: The Library Café Feb 5 2018, 03:58 PM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is happening

I don't know; I still can't think of too many worse ways to spend a day than searching for poop. (Root canal or other painful dental procedures does come to mind, however.)

Still, I did mean it...
Forum: The Library Café Feb 3 2018, 08:07 PM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is happening

Really? Really? REALLY?
Forum: The Library Café Feb 2 2018, 11:54 AM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is happening

All of our grandchildren are great! LOL!
Forum: The Library Café Feb 1 2018, 10:46 AM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is happening

I'm too lazy to look it up this morning; is it true that cyclones revolve the opposite direction from hurricanes?

I know water really doesn't revolve the opposite direction going down the drain,...
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