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Forum: The Library Café Sep 20 2021, 10:27 PM
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Posted By SpaceCowboy
Re: Zel's Automotive Antics & Occasional Distractions.

Sometimes looking at the Jag engine I have the feeling that their engineers spend their days thinking of ways to make it difficult for people other than their mechanics fix them.
Forum: The Library Café Jul 14 2021, 03:34 PM
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Re: What is happening

The NKT went from the paid board to a free board on someones server to missing in action and even the moderators like me have no clue if it will ever be restored. Welcome back.
Forum: The Library Café Jul 2 2021, 01:10 PM
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Re: What is happening

Thank you to everyone for the congratulations. I've been at my sister's house since Sunday and have been over to see little Miss Alice and she is so tiny and precious. I would share pictures but I...
Forum: The Library Café Jun 25 2021, 12:15 AM
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Re: What is happening

As of Wednesday 6/23/2021 SpaceCowboy better known in real life as Uncle Jeff is Great Uncle Jeff for the 7th time with the birth of my Grand Niece Alice Elizabeth Rose Miller. Mom and baby are doing...
Forum: The Library Café Apr 20 2021, 01:33 PM
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Posted By SpaceCowboy
Re: What is happening

They'd have to be.
Forum: The Library Café Apr 20 2021, 01:33 PM
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Re: What is happening

Good for her I hope things go well.
Forum: The Library Café Apr 14 2021, 07:35 PM
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Posted By SpaceCowboy
Re: What is happening

OK that makes sense and Indiana where I live requires the little stickers as well.
Forum: The Library Café Apr 14 2021, 12:41 PM
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Posted By SpaceCowboy
Re: What is happening

Can you explain the tax discs to an American? Are those normal for display or something you are choosing to display due to the age of the vehicles?
Forum: The Library Café Apr 6 2021, 10:13 AM
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Posted By SpaceCowboy
Re: What is happening

Thanks for the suggestion I never thought of Facebook because for me it is a way to keep up with family and my favorite animal rescue organizations. Hmmm, am I even still a member of the Pernese...
Forum: The Library Café Apr 5 2021, 08:02 PM
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Posted By SpaceCowboy
Re: What is happening

The two of us aren't friends away from the forum.
Forum: The Library Café Apr 5 2021, 08:02 PM
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Re: What is happening

I know that is why I wasn't worried until the others asked about it.
Forum: The Library Café Apr 5 2021, 04:20 PM
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Forum: The Library Café Apr 5 2021, 02:44 PM
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Posted By SpaceCowboy
Re: What is happening

Unfortunately I can't get on there either. While I am a moderator over there that will probably need to be fixed by an admin. And as you both know the only admin over there at this point is Simon and...
Forum: The Library Café Dec 21 2020, 10:04 PM
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Posted By SpaceCowboy
Re: What is happening

Zelandeth, you would have been better off if they had sent those items with someone other than the US Postal Service. I once had something take 21 days to go from Colorado Springs, Colorado to me in...
Forum: The Library Café Dec 16 2020, 09:18 PM
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Posted By SpaceCowboy
Re: What is happening

My grandparents had one of those Kovac calculators and I've always regretted that it went to one of my cousins when grandma passed away. I'd still have it the cousin lost it some time around 1980....
Forum: The Library Café Nov 18 2020, 09:41 PM
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Posted By SpaceCowboy
Re: What is happening

You will be quite happy with that machine. The Walmart I work at had a used one installed in our personnel department when it opened in 2006. We finally replaced it in the summer of 2019 simply...
Forum: The Library Café Nov 10 2020, 01:08 PM
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Posted By SpaceCowboy
Re: What is happening

Your husband has my sincere condolences that is an awful way to die. :(
Forum: The Library Café Nov 5 2020, 09:50 PM
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Posted By SpaceCowboy
Re: What is happening

So sorry Maw, but I am glad she was at peace. That is perhaps one of the hardest things an adult child can do in watching a parent slowly die.
Forum: The Library Café Oct 26 2020, 09:31 PM
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Posted By SpaceCowboy
Re: What is happening

Maw the fact that I was at work the night my mom passed is one of my greatest regrets. Make sure you won't regret not being there for her.
Forum: The Library Café Oct 2 2020, 01:15 AM
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Re: What is happening

OK this is both easy and complicated. The easy answer is no their vote won't count. Now for the complicated part.

ALL absentee ballots are supposed to be checked against the voter rolls and the...
Forum: The Library Café Jul 30 2020, 10:17 PM
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Posted By SpaceCowboy
Re: What is happening

The Flu and Pneumonia shots are also paid for by Walmart for their employees. In fact they believe so strongly in their employees being able to get the shot that they set a day aside in the fall for...
Forum: The Library Café Jul 28 2020, 09:52 AM
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Posted By SpaceCowboy
Re: What is happening

Worked for me did you take the greater than and lesser than brackets off?
Forum: Exhibit Hall Jul 7 2020, 11:42 PM
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Original fic: Vigil
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Posted By SpaceCowboy
Vigil

This is a tribute I wrote in my head Monday at work after I heard Charlie Daniels had passed. I am a long time fan (mid to late 1970's) of his and have my century (100 concerts). ...
Forum: The Library Café May 13 2020, 07:52 PM
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Re: What is happening

I'm not to sure but I think both the hob and sink need to be moved over to the left. I can't picture how you would reach the sink if you are using the right side burners on the hob there's not enough...
Forum: The Library Café Mar 29 2020, 09:30 PM
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Posted By SpaceCowboy
Re: What is happening

That is one large car engine. I knew a V12 was big but I didn't think it was quite that big. In fact if I'm remembering correctly and it's been a few years since I researched it for something that...
Forum: The Library Café Mar 28 2020, 10:56 PM
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Posted By SpaceCowboy
Re: What is happening

Question on the length of the engine. Comparing it to the car in the background would it be in the vicinity of a meter long or in US measure about 40 inches?
Forum: The Library Café Mar 24 2020, 10:12 PM
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Posted By SpaceCowboy
Re: What is happening

Indiana officially goes on shelter in place at midnight what that means for me is not much since groceries and pharmacies are included in the list of essential services. And of course WalMart has...
Forum: The Library Café Mar 17 2020, 06:37 PM
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Posted By SpaceCowboy
Re: What is happening

Hope things work out for her and hopefully they will allow people who are out of work due to the COVID-19 crisis get unemployment immediately.
Forum: The Library Café Mar 17 2020, 11:19 AM
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Posted By SpaceCowboy
Re: What is happening

Odd looking floor plan indeed. Seeing the garage in context also helps and they forgot that even if cars did get smaller you would still need room in it for storage and larger older cars. Of course...
Forum: The Library Café Mar 16 2020, 11:55 PM
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Posted By SpaceCowboy
Re: What is happening

How old is the house? I'm asking because that doesn't look like it was originally planned to be a garage. Or alternatively looks like a car port that was enclosed and turned into one.
Forum: The Library Café Jan 8 2020, 08:50 PM
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Posted By SpaceCowboy
Re: What is happening

Oh that is just tooooo sweeet to quote a 1990's era wrestling group. And in many ways it seems to me that that trade of vehicles was almost like highway robbery. However that is one nice car you...
Forum: The Library Café Jan 7 2020, 10:43 PM
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Posted By SpaceCowboy
Re: What is happening

Good luck and have a safe trip to where you are going. I can also say that there are probably several others besides me wondering what you are getting in trade I hope is is an interesting vehicle.
Forum: The Library Café Jan 7 2020, 02:50 PM
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Posted By SpaceCowboy
Re: What is happening

In some parts of the US plastic bags are no longer allowed either, and some companies including WalMart are working to eliminate them nationwide as well. One of the ways WalMart is working to keep...
Forum: The Library Café Jan 7 2020, 02:20 PM
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Posted By SpaceCowboy
Re: What is happening

OSHA in the US has some very interesting rules when it comes to safety. Basically that is the type of knife I am talking about when I say box cutter. A handle with a short slide out blade* for...
Forum: The Library Café Jan 6 2020, 06:32 PM
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Posted By SpaceCowboy
Re: What is happening

Because underage employees cannot use a box cutter or put things in the cardboard baler we tend to have them either run register or work soft lines (clothing) since neither of them require the use of...
Forum: The Library Café Jan 6 2020, 06:17 PM
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Posted By SpaceCowboy
Re: What is happening

I love it when people do that it makes my job easier. Actually any organization to the order helps even something as simple as putting your cold items together.
Forum: The Library Café Jan 6 2020, 08:49 AM
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Posted By SpaceCowboy
Re: What is happening

At WalMart we are not allowed to accept tips at all everything is considered to be a part of excellent customer service. Our cashier stations are set up so the items the customers have selected move...
Forum: The Library Café Jan 5 2020, 02:50 PM
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Posted By SpaceCowboy
Re: What is happening

The joke is that if you make 10 years at WalMart you are probably a lifer and I will celebrate my 14th anniversary with the company in July. I moved up front as a cashier just over two years ago when...
Forum: The Library Café Jan 4 2020, 10:14 PM
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Posted By SpaceCowboy
Re: What is happening

Happy New Year all. I had a wonderful Christmas and New Year since I spent both at my sister Lisa's house. I got to meet her in-laws on Christmas and figured out just why her and her husband Jon are...
Forum: The Library Café Nov 17 2019, 12:07 AM
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Posted By SpaceCowboy
Re: What is happening

Thank you I'll have to look them up online. Something about the name Fox Amoore rings a bell somewhere in my subconscious but I can't place where.
Forum: The Library Café Nov 16 2019, 12:16 AM
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Posted By SpaceCowboy
Re: What is happening

Zelendeth, out of curiosity who is the group and will American's have heard of them yet?
Forum: The Library Café Sep 2 2019, 12:05 AM
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Posted By SpaceCowboy
Re: What is happening

I got some very wonderful news this afternoon while at work. My oldest niece Miss Kailyn promoted me from Uncle Jeff to Great Uncle Jeff. Mom and baby are doing well and I am over the moon since this...
Forum: The Library Café Aug 29 2019, 10:08 PM
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Posted By SpaceCowboy
Re: What is happening

I work nothing but mid shift 11-8, 12-9, or 1-10 at my store with occasional 9-6 or 10-7 shifts. It can be difficult sometimes but I've learned to live with it. However because I'm the only full...
Forum: The Library Café Feb 27 2019, 08:52 PM
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Posted By SpaceCowboy
Re: What is happening

I got in directly with AOL. Yes I still use it that is where all of my book marks are. I posted a test post that went right on the main forum so I don't know what is wrong and while I am a moderator...
Forum: The Library Café Feb 9 2019, 12:56 AM
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Posted By SpaceCowboy
Re: What is happening

Congrats on getting her semi road ready. I bet you will feel even better once she is completely ready.
Forum: The Library Café Dec 30 2018, 10:09 PM
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Posted By SpaceCowboy
Re: What is happening

Maw it is centered in the cabin from what I can see which would be correct from what I remember him saying about it being a 3 wheeler. For that matter if it is on the right side it would still be...
Forum: The Library Café May 12 2018, 11:52 PM
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Posted By SpaceCowboy
Re: What is happening

I've been having computer problems that were finally solved by a new DELL all in one. My regular computer comes and goes with Windoze starting or not starting depending on its mood. And my backup...
Forum: Dragonriders of Pern Mar 8 2018, 07:45 AM
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Posted By SpaceCowboy
New Pern Book

Well now isn't this interesting and very unexpected?

...
Forum: The Library Café Sep 12 2017, 04:17 PM
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Posted By SpaceCowboy
Re: What is happening

Well there wasn't much damage in the area of Florida my niece lives and she will be heading back by the end of the week. On the other hand guess who might be getting left over rain from Irma on the...
Forum: The Library Café Sep 10 2017, 08:22 PM
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Posted By SpaceCowboy
Re: What is happening

That is true, but who knows which way Hurricane Jose is going. Right now all they can say for sure is north.
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