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#281505 - 07/26/16 07:58 PM Really?
TeacherRO Offline

Registered: 03/11/05
Posts: 2326
A new thread for surprising unprepared behavior - as in "Really? You live in Seattle and don;'t carry an umbrella?"

Edited by TeacherRO (07/27/16 05:54 PM)

#281507 - 07/26/16 08:04 PM Re: Really? [Re: TeacherRO]
Montanero Offline

Registered: 10/14/08
Posts: 1404
Loc: North Carolina
You drive and can't read a map?

#281510 - 07/27/16 09:16 AM Re: Really? [Re: TeacherRO]
quick_joey_small Offline

Registered: 01/13/09
Posts: 489
Loc: UK
You voted Brexit and didn't understand what it meant?


#281511 - 07/27/16 02:17 PM Re: Really? [Re: TeacherRO]
Mark_R Offline
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Registered: 05/29/10
Posts: 849
Loc: Southern California
You work in an office and don't carry a pen.
Hope for the best and prepare for the worst.

The object in life is not to be on the side of the majority, but to escape finding oneself in the ranks of the insane

#281512 - 07/27/16 05:54 PM Re: Really? [Re: TeacherRO]
TeacherRO Offline

Registered: 03/11/05
Posts: 2326
You have a 1 hour commute and no water bottle?

#281517 - 07/28/16 12:39 AM Re: Really? [Re: TeacherRO]
Teslinhiker Offline

Registered: 12/14/09
Posts: 1379
Originally Posted By: TeacherRO
A new thread for surprising unprepared behavior - as in "Really? You live in Seattle and don;'t carry an umbrella?"

I live in Canada, north of Seattle. We get just as much rain as Seattle and I don't carry an umbrella, so this is "unprepared behavior" for me and thousands of my fellow compatriots in my area who also don't carry umbrellas?

Comment threads like this should be titled GOM. Give you a hint on the GOM nomenclature. First word is grumpy, the last is men.
Earth and sky, woods and fields, lakes and rivers, the mountain and the sea, are excellent schoolmasters, and teach some of us more than we can ever learn from books.

John Lubbock

#281522 - 07/28/16 02:00 PM Re: Really? [Re: TeacherRO]
hikermor Online   content
Geezer in Chief

Registered: 08/26/06
Posts: 6583
Loc: southern Cal
"You hike bare headed in the desert?"
Geezer in Chief

#281557 - 07/31/16 05:37 PM Re: Really? [Re: TeacherRO]
UncleGoo Offline

Registered: 12/06/06
Posts: 354
Loc: CT
You didn't bring your own TP with you,into a public restroom?

#281563 - 07/31/16 11:12 PM Re: Really? [Re: UncleGoo]
haertig Offline

Registered: 03/13/05
Posts: 2018
Loc: Colorado
You wore Crocs on a hike in the Rocky Mountains?

(I actually observed this.)

#281566 - 08/01/16 06:26 PM Re: Really? [Re: TeacherRO]
M_a_x Offline
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Registered: 08/16/02
Posts: 1020
Loc: Germany
The hiking path up here is paved with fist sized gravel and you managed to make it in high heels? (observed this in Saxony)
If it isn´t broken, it doesn´t have enough features yet.

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