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Forum: The Library Café Yesterday, 01:44 PM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is Happening, part II

Too bad the thief didn't accidentally grab your "catch bag" instead, huh? Would have taught him quite the object lesson! But that was probably before your illness and surgery, wasn't it?

I...
Forum: The Library Café Yesterday, 01:35 PM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is Happening, part II

Congratulations Hans! I've been trying to convince my wife about that great savings percentage for YEARS!
Forum: The Library Café Nov 27 2021, 01:25 PM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is Happening, part II

Rectum? Damn near killed him! (Sorry, it's one of those words that triggers an automatic response from me. When I was still a C.O. in prison, I worked with a lieutenant named Rector. Just...
Forum: The Library Café Nov 27 2021, 11:02 AM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is Happening, part II

Things were quite the opposite here in our corner of the Ozarks. For several years we've gone to Menard's first thing on Black Friday. It's always been crowded... let's say more like mobbed, first...
Forum: The Library Café Nov 5 2021, 12:37 AM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is Happening, part II

I have 2 heated water bowls for my now deceased dog. While not good for birds because one is plastic and the other stainless steel, the idea is the same. The heater doesn't come on until the temp...
Forum: The Library Café Nov 2 2021, 08:06 PM
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Forum: The Library Café Nov 2 2021, 11:58 AM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is Happening, part II

But now, after a lot of medical care, you're on the road to recovery, right?

As a "fun fact" sort of thing, when I was in the hospital for one thing or another (I don't really remember which...
Forum: The Library Café Oct 26 2021, 01:31 AM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is Happening, part II

Pretty much correct, as I remember it. But I've slept since I was last on there, so I'm prone to memory lapses.
Forum: The Library Café Oct 24 2021, 09:36 PM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is Happening, part II

Yes, Siamese and Russian Blues tend to be the noisy ones. Siamese can also be the acrobatic "into everything" type.
Forum: The Library Café Oct 19 2021, 12:43 PM
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Posted By Allen
Re: Zel's Automotive Antics & Occasional Distractions.

Zel, that photo of the TPA in front of the red car: The perspective of the shot makes the red car (Chevrolet?? Spark or Aveo perhaps??) look almost as small as the tiny TPA.

By the way, since...
Forum: The Library Café Oct 18 2021, 12:30 PM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is Happening, part II

As some others from AMCF and here have done, I found and befriended Simon on Facebook and asked him about AMCF being down. Well, that was June, and he said he hadn't been able to find anything short...
Forum: The Library Café Oct 8 2021, 11:56 AM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is Happening, part II

I've been following along with interest, Micah (It is Micah, isn't it?). I hope you can get back on your feet, both figuratively and literally, soon. I'm really tired of saying goodbye to friends,...
Forum: The Library Café Sep 6 2021, 01:26 PM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is Happening, part II

Since this all began, no masks (doctor's orders due to pre-existing conditions), no illness (well, I'm having another problem with kidney stones again), no vaccinations, and we have travelled from...
Forum: The Library Café Aug 27 2021, 12:43 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 3,107
Posted By Allen
Re: Zel's Automotive Antics & Occasional Distractions.

Near I can tell, it's 2 different terms for the same vehicle body style. You have to remember that in the days of wagons here in the US, they came in several different models from manufacturers. ...
Forum: The Library Café Aug 26 2021, 10:02 PM
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Posted By Allen
Re: Zel's Automotive Antics & Occasional Distractions.

What is it again you call the Merc, an estate? Here that body style has long been called a station wagon... and either way, it's my kind of car. Unfortunately, the last American wagons were made...
Forum: The Library Café Aug 26 2021, 01:08 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 3,107
Posted By Allen
Re: Zel's Automotive Antics & Occasional Distractions.

Two things in air hoses that almost every mechanic I've known hate: Those self-coiling spiral hoses and the hose reel. Both for the same reason; lay your tool down and it goes scooting off toward...
Forum: The Library Café Aug 15 2021, 03:32 PM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is Happening, part II

I have so many it would be a long, drawn out task to list them, suffice to say that I'm at a point where I'd sell almost any of them. When you bought yours I think I had bought a big lot on ebay and...
Forum: The Library Café Aug 15 2021, 04:16 AM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is Happening, part II

I still have a bunch I'd sell, too...
Forum: The Library Café Aug 15 2021, 04:14 AM
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Posted By Allen
Re: Whatch Have you been WWatching?

I don't know what streaming apps you have but the ones I have don't give you any option to skip an ad once it goes to a "commercial break" in the program.
Forum: The Library Café Aug 13 2021, 06:28 PM
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Views: 6,260
Posted By Allen
Re: What is Happening, part II

I have probably somewhere between 50-100 Pocket Dragons. My first one was almost 20 years ago, called Tiny Bit Tired.
Forum: The Library Café Aug 10 2021, 10:43 AM
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Views: 462
Posted By Allen
Re: Hello everyone!

Welcome! It's always good to see a young person who appreciates the same things we oldtimers do.
Forum: The Library Café Aug 10 2021, 10:40 AM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is Happening, part II

Gee, wish I was 50.... Again!
Forum: The Library Café Jul 20 2021, 03:15 PM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is happening

You had a birthday? Why aren't we notified of such things? Happy birthday, Cheryl!
Forum: The Library Café Jul 16 2021, 02:07 AM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is happening

It's been quite a while back, but I used to see a car being driven in Rolla Mo. with tags about 2 or 3 YEARS out of date; I remember seeing it every once in a while over the span of about a year. It...
Forum: The Library Café Jul 15 2021, 11:57 AM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is happening

That varies from state to state. Here in Missouri, it would most likely be a "fix" ticket, one with no fine attached as long as you remedied the problem within the specified time, usually 10 days.
...
Forum: The Library Café Jul 14 2021, 11:32 PM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is happening

I'm sure they do, but at today's fuel prices you can make 2 or 3 runs and still not use as much fuel as a regular-size car would use for one run to the same places.

So... Crazy like a fox, right?
Forum: The Library Café Jul 1 2021, 10:30 AM
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Posted By Allen
Re: Say Hello and Be Welcomed to the Library Café on MoM!

Welcome, everyone! Jump on in, the water's fine!
Forum: The Library Café Jul 1 2021, 10:17 AM
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Views: 445
Posted By Allen
Re: I love the message board format!

The only thing missing is the ability to "like" threads. But if it meant switching formats to gain that, well just forget I even mentioned it.
Forum: The Library Café Jun 14 2021, 11:31 AM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is happening

Thanks for Simon's last name. Found him on Facebook, sent a friend request & message, and he accepted and answered. He is aware of the problem, but Real Life is keeping him from doing an in-depth...
Forum: The Library Café Jun 11 2021, 12:16 PM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is happening

Something like that...
I got the same thing when I tried that same approach. That was quite a while ago. I don't think that it would be a server issue, since Simon said when everyone agreed to let...
Forum: The Library Café Jun 9 2021, 11:37 AM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is happening

I'm sad to say that after all this time it looks like Simon hasn't gotten the NKT back online, at least as near as I can tell. If anyone knows anything, I'd appreciate you sharing. I heard he's on...
Forum: The Library Café May 22 2021, 02:03 AM
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Posted By Allen
Forum: The Library Café May 3 2021, 11:53 AM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is happening

Thanks R'zil, I was wondering the same thing. I've been thinking there's a different link we should be trying because the one I've used for quite a while sure isn't working.
Forum: The Library Café Apr 20 2021, 02:02 PM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is happening

Great news about Kibby. She's already shown her willingness to work in the past, so I hope that she moves up the ladder quickly.
Forum: The Library Café Apr 7 2021, 12:11 PM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is happening

I don't understand why the dogs are still alive if they have an animal control history of biting. If he was attacked in the driveway, I would assume that they are not contained and could easily...
Forum: The Library Café Apr 5 2021, 04:02 PM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is happening

And probably the only way you have to get ahold of him is through the site, right?
Forum: The Library Café Apr 5 2021, 11:10 AM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is happening

Has anyone besides me tried to get into the NKT lately? I'm getting a "404 Not Found" error message when I use the link I've used for quite a while. It's been almost a week since I was last able to...
Forum: The Library Café Mar 30 2021, 12:06 PM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is happening

The Heinkel and Messerschmitt cars were made primarily to help everyone get transportation and recover from WWII, don't forget.
Forum: The Library Café Mar 19 2021, 10:29 PM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is happening

https://i.ibb.co/LxvPYjj/IMG-1864.jpg (https://ibb.co/F5nWmZZ)
One of my latest scratch art pictures, this one is gold paper instead of silver.

https://i.ibb.co/0rDxnYm/IMG-1855.jpg...
Forum: The Library Café Mar 19 2021, 11:40 AM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is happening

With no new posts since the one above on the 14th, I just thought I'd say hello to make sure the board isn't locked up or something.
Forum: The Library Café Mar 13 2021, 09:47 AM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is happening

It's too bad she lost her job over someone else's incompetence, but if she gets on at Applebee's, that should be a step up. Only problem is, Applebee's has been in trouble before the pandemic and...
Forum: The Library Café Mar 5 2021, 11:12 PM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is happening

Those look like what I was going to suggest; here amongst Harley riders they're known as "jackhammer" grips. On the big old V-twins they dampen some of the vibration to closer to tolerable levels. ...
Forum: The Library Café Mar 1 2021, 10:18 AM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is happening

That sounds like Missouri Ozarks weather! Are you sure you didn't get moved here by the storms? I can drive 15 miles to Walmart and back and go through stuff like that. Yesterday it was just off...
Forum: The Library Café Feb 15 2021, 12:51 PM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is happening

As this freeze spell moved in on us a little over a week ago, we started getting freezing mist to go along with the falling temperatures. By last Monday it got so bad that when we tried to make a...
Forum: The Library Café Feb 1 2021, 01:23 AM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is happening

:lol::lol::lol::lol:
Forum: The Library Café Jan 31 2021, 12:04 AM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is happening

No problem. Now I can do it on gold scratch art paper, as well as silver, like you saw. Your choice.
Forum: The Library Café Jan 30 2021, 01:37 PM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is happening

Thank you. See anything that you'd like to own? Or maybe have a favorite photo that you'd like in silver and black or gold and black?

Just trying to drum up a little business. :D
Forum: The Library Café Jan 30 2021, 12:49 AM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is happening

This is my second try at posting these photos of my laser art. The first ended when as I was completing the post, I absently clicked on the wrong thing and closed the whole browser window. I'll try...
Forum: The Library Café Jan 28 2021, 11:08 AM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is happening

[QUOTE=Zelandeth;210267]That's not one I'd seen before...Looks a lot more modern than it is - I was expecting late 90s from the styling - not 1993!

Computers and calculators have always been the...
Forum: The Library Café Jan 26 2021, 11:45 PM
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Posted By Allen
Re: What is happening

Okay, which pic would you like so I can earmark it for you?
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