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#173775 - 05/25/09 06:44 PM Best advice you've gotten lately...
TeacherRO Offline
Pooh-Bah

Registered: 03/11/05
Posts: 2336
From Backpacker magazine... if you're a big guy, get a thick sleeping pad.
so simple. So true

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#173777 - 05/25/09 07:19 PM Re: Best advice you've gotten lately... [Re: TeacherRO]
Chris Kavanaugh Offline
Carpal Tunnel

Registered: 02/09/01
Posts: 3824
Let the anwering machine go on after midnight. It's either an emergency or an ex girlfriend.

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#173784 - 05/25/09 08:52 PM Re: Best advice you've gotten lately... [Re: ]
Jeff_M Offline
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Registered: 07/18/07
Posts: 665
Loc: Northwest Florida
"Do you smell that?" (don't ask)


Edited by Jeff_McCann (05/25/09 10:34 PM)

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#173785 - 05/25/09 09:00 PM Re: Best advice you've gotten lately... [Re: Jeff_M]
Kris Offline
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Registered: 04/13/07
Posts: 623
Loc: A Canadian in the UK
"Anything can be done if given enough time and money". It was my motto in my contracting days.
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"One should not increase, beyond what is necessary, the number of entities required to explain anything"
William of Ockham (1285-1349)

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#173786 - 05/25/09 09:20 PM Re: Best advice you've gotten lately... [Re: Kris]
dougwalkabout Offline
Crazy Canuck
Carpal Tunnel

Registered: 02/03/07
Posts: 2719
Loc: Alberta, Canada
"Always keep an edge on your knife, son.
Always keep an edge on your knife.
'Cause a good sharp edge is a man's best hedge
Against the vague uncertainties of life.
Yes a good sharp edge is a man's best hedge
Against the uncertain vagaries of life."

- Corb Lund

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#173790 - 05/25/09 09:51 PM Re: Best advice you've gotten lately... [Re: dougwalkabout]
Grouch Offline
Enthusiast

Registered: 07/02/08
Posts: 395
Loc: Ohio
When someone says "Ack! This tastes like crap! Taste it!" ... DON'T!!

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#173791 - 05/26/09 12:38 AM Re: Best advice you've gotten lately... [Re: Grouch]
Susan Offline
Geezer

Registered: 01/21/04
Posts: 5163
Loc: W. WA
"Don't stand between the railroad tracks with your cell phone pressed tightly to one ear and your finger stuck firmly in the other."

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#173794 - 05/26/09 02:40 AM Re: Best advice you've gotten lately... [Re: Susan]
kd7fqd Offline
Enthusiast

Registered: 08/07/05
Posts: 359
Loc: Saratoga Springs,Utah,USA
Hey I think I can do that!!!!!!!LOL

"Always carry a FAK you never know when some 1D10T is going to need help"

"LOUIE" Davis (my grandfather)

Mike


Edited by kd7fqd (05/26/09 02:41 AM)

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#173800 - 05/26/09 05:24 AM Re: Best advice you've gotten lately... [Re: kd7fqd]
dougwalkabout Offline
Crazy Canuck
Carpal Tunnel

Registered: 02/03/07
Posts: 2719
Loc: Alberta, Canada
From my Grandfather:

"A man who does nothing makes no mistakes."

Had to think about that a minute before I got it. Wise and helpful advice, especially after a tough day.

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#173808 - 05/26/09 02:35 PM Re: Best advice you've gotten lately... [Re: TeacherRO]
Blast Offline
INTERCEPTOR
Carpal Tunnel

Registered: 07/15/02
Posts: 3561
Loc: Spring, Texas
Never drink more than three shots of Chartreuse.

The one time I ignored this advice I ended up having to replace all of DW's socks. blush

-Blast

p.s. Ladies socks look really funny on chickens.

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I miss OBG.

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