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by 767Lover
Wed Apr 15, 2009 2:47 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Getting Good Service In A Bad Economy...really!
Replies: 4
Views: 2611

Getting Good Service In A Bad Economy...really!

Lately, I have been getting better than usual service in local stores -- including 2 Wal-Marts, the neighborhood grocery (a chain), and 2 local drug stores that I frequent at least weekly. In fact, I've had several experiences where employees (who have never seen me before) have actually gone above ...

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by 767Lover
Wed Apr 15, 2009 1:33 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Bargains In New York City
Replies: 23
Views: 4131

RE: Bargains In New York City

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by 767Lover
Wed Apr 15, 2009 1:25 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Minicars Perform Dreadfully In Crash Tests
Replies: 88
Views: 4666

RE: Minicars Perform Dreadfully In Crash Tests

This might be a dumb question, but aren't these kinds of tests supposed to be carried out before the vehicle goes to market?

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by 767Lover
Tue Apr 14, 2009 9:34 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Tennessee Wants To Limit Lottery Winnings For Poor
Replies: 92
Views: 4437

RE: Tennessee Wants To Limit Lottery Winnings For Poor

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by 767Lover
Tue Apr 14, 2009 9:32 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Ariz. St. Will Not Give Obama An Honorary Diploma
Replies: 34
Views: 4800

RE: Ariz. St. Will Not Give Obama An Honorary Diploma

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by 767Lover
Tue Apr 14, 2009 1:10 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Ariz. St. Will Not Give Obama An Honorary Diploma
Replies: 34
Views: 4800

RE: Ariz. St. Will Not Give Obama An Honorary Diploma

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by 767Lover
Mon Apr 13, 2009 4:39 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Tennessee Wants To Limit Lottery Winnings For Poor
Replies: 92
Views: 4437

RE: Tennessee Wants To Limit Lottery Winnings For Poor

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by 767Lover
Mon Apr 13, 2009 2:59 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Tennessee Wants To Limit Lottery Winnings For Poor
Replies: 92
Views: 4437

RE: Tennessee Wants To Limit Lottery Winnings For Poor

Apparently this <acronym title="Air Tahiti Nui (France)">TN</acronym> bill is not exactly novel in the US. It seems New York has had a similar theory on receiving lottery winnings while on public assistance: <i>"Each year, the state collects millions from lottery winners who once collected welfare. ...

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by 767Lover
Mon Apr 13, 2009 2:12 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Tennessee Wants To Limit Lottery Winnings For Poor
Replies: 92
Views: 4437

RE: Tennessee Wants To Limit Lottery Winnings For Poor

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by 767Lover
Mon Apr 13, 2009 1:46 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Tennessee Wants To Limit Lottery Winnings For Poor
Replies: 92
Views: 4437

RE: Tennessee Wants To Limit Lottery Winnings For Poor

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by 767Lover
Mon Apr 13, 2009 1:37 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Tennessee Wants To Limit Lottery Winnings For Poor
Replies: 92
Views: 4437

RE: Tennessee Wants To Limit Lottery Winnings For

It is ironic to me that certain matters, like, or for example the fair tax, or increased cigarette taxes*, are considered actions that unfairly exploit the poor. Yet statistics show that the lottery exploits poor people by promising riches with little chance of return for their contribution -- and t...

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by 767Lover
Mon Apr 13, 2009 1:02 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Tennessee Wants To Limit Lottery Winnings For Poor
Replies: 92
Views: 4437

RE: Tennessee Wants To Limit Lottery Winnings For Poor

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by 767Lover
Sat Apr 11, 2009 3:30 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Tennessee Wants To Limit Lottery Winnings For Poor
Replies: 92
Views: 4437

RE: Tennessee Wants To Limit Lottery Winnings For Poor

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by 767Lover
Sat Apr 11, 2009 5:32 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Iowa Supreme Court Strikes Down Gay Marriage Ban
Replies: 244
Views: 7018

RE: Iowa Supreme Court Strikes Down Gay Marriage Ban

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by 767Lover
Sat Apr 11, 2009 4:25 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The Other Gun Thread
Replies: 103
Views: 4505

RE: The Other Gun Thread

I think the point a lot of people are trying to make is that if someone has a proclivity to snap and do harm to someone, they don't necessarily need a gun to do it. Does a gun make it somewhat easier? Maybe, maybe not. People could just as easily get into the car and use that as a weapon. I have mor...

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by 767Lover
Sat Apr 11, 2009 3:44 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Tennessee Wants To Limit Lottery Winnings For Poor
Replies: 92
Views: 4437

RE: Tennessee Wants To Limit Lottery Winnings For Poor

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by 767Lover
Sat Apr 11, 2009 1:03 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Tennessee Wants To Limit Lottery Winnings For Poor
Replies: 92
Views: 4437

RE: Tennessee Wants To Limit Lottery Winnings For Poor

Based on the reason he gave: <i>Representative Stacey Campfield (R-Knoxville) introduced the bill. He says, “If you can't afford the bare necessities and if you rely on the government for the bare necessities of life, you shouldn't be taking what money you do have and blowing it on the lottery."</i>...

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by 767Lover
Sat Apr 11, 2009 12:57 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Verizon Phones Abroad
Replies: 23
Views: 6385

RE: Verizon Phones Abroad

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by 767Lover
Fri Apr 10, 2009 11:17 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Ariz. St. Will Not Give Obama An Honorary Diploma
Replies: 34
Views: 4800

RE: Ariz. St. Will Not Give Obama An Honorary Diploma

The people mentioned in the article in the OP have some connection to Arizona or Arizona State. <i>The university's guidelines say the degree is merited by "significant contributions to education and society over the course of a person's career," though Sandra Day O'Connor and Barry Goldwater — both...

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by 767Lover
Fri Apr 10, 2009 10:22 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Verizon Phones Abroad
Replies: 23
Views: 6385

RE: Verizon Phones Abroad

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by 767Lover
Fri Apr 10, 2009 10:07 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Iowa Supreme Court Strikes Down Gay Marriage Ban
Replies: 244
Views: 7018

RE: Iowa Supreme Court Strikes Down Gay Marriage B

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by 767Lover
Fri Apr 10, 2009 12:52 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The Other Gun Thread
Replies: 103
Views: 4505

RE: The Other Gun Thread

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by 767Lover
Thu Apr 09, 2009 5:12 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Obama Defending Bush On Illegal Wiretapping
Replies: 15
Views: 2711

RE: Obama Defending Bush On Illegal Wiretapping

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by 767Lover
Wed Apr 08, 2009 4:04 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The Other Gun Thread
Replies: 103
Views: 4505

RE: The Other Gun Thread

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by 767Lover
Wed Apr 08, 2009 2:10 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The Other Gun Thread
Replies: 103
Views: 4505

RE: The Other Gun Thread

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by 767Lover
Wed Apr 08, 2009 2:01 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The Other Gun Thread
Replies: 103
Views: 4505

RE: The Other Gun Thread

I don't understand why you started this thread. I'm sure that gun owners are well aware of the many instances of shootings and killings that you refer to with the Yahoo! headlines. That doesn't mean they are going to go out and commit murder. Did anyone say, "I can't wait to go out and shoot me some...

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by 767Lover
Wed Apr 08, 2009 12:59 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Obama Assissination Plot Foiled
Replies: 24
Views: 2814

RE: Obama Assissination Plot Foiled

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by 767Lover
Wed Apr 08, 2009 12:26 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Obama Assissination Plot Foiled
Replies: 24
Views: 2814

RE: Obama Assissination Plot Foiled

It scares me every time I see a POTUS walking around exposed. <TABLE BORDER=0 ALIGN=CENTER WIDTH=95% style="border-top: 1pt #28455E solid;border-right: 1pt #1B2E3F solid;border-bottom: 1pt #1B2E3F solid;border-left: 1pt #28455E solid;table-layout:fixed;border-spacing:0;padding:0;border-collapse: col...

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by 767Lover
Tue Apr 07, 2009 3:52 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Does The World View Americans As Downright Rude?
Replies: 88
Views: 5770

RE: Does The World View Americans As Downright Rude?

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by 767Lover
Mon Apr 06, 2009 12:29 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Does The World View Americans As Downright Rude?
Replies: 88
Views: 5770

RE: Does The World View Americans As Downright Rud

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by 767Lover
Mon Apr 06, 2009 2:26 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Does The World View Americans As Downright Rude?
Replies: 88
Views: 5770

RE: Does The World View Americans As Downright Rude?

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by 767Lover
Sat Apr 04, 2009 2:29 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What The President Should Have Said
Replies: 56
Views: 4408

RE: What The President Should Have Said

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by 767Lover
Sat Apr 04, 2009 1:29 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Michael Vick Expects To Play Football Again
Replies: 22
Views: 2704

RE: Michael Vick Expects To Play Football Again

I'm a pit bull owner (mother!) so I have some skin in this game, (The fact that I happen to live in <acronym title="Atlanta - Hartsfield-Jackson International (The William B Hartsfield) (ATL / KATL), USA - Georgia">ATL</acronym> has no relevance to my opinion on the case.) I believe he should be all...

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by 767Lover
Fri Apr 03, 2009 7:17 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: GE Chairman Immelt I Am A Citizen Of The US.
Replies: 26
Views: 3518

RE: GE Chairman Immelt I Am A Citizen Of The US.

I am reminded of the movie "Pretty Woman," where Julia Roberts asks business tycoon Richard Gere what he does for a living. He says something about buying and selling companies. Her response was something along the lines of, "So you don't actually <i>make</i> anything?" (I can't remember the exact q...

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by 767Lover
Fri Apr 03, 2009 3:57 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Iowa Supreme Court Strikes Down Gay Marriage Ban
Replies: 244
Views: 7018

RE: Iowa Supreme Court Strikes Down Gay Marriage Ban

Wahoo!  champagne 

Maybe now people on either coast will think of Iowa as something more than a flyover state.

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by 767Lover
Fri Apr 03, 2009 3:31 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Informal Survey For Those Of You With HSAs
Replies: 6
Views: 2391

RE: Informal Survey For Those Of You With HSAs

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by 767Lover
Fri Apr 03, 2009 3:29 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Driving A Car Without Hanging Onto Cell Phone
Replies: 39
Views: 3153

RE: Driving A Car Without Hanging Onto Cell Phone

You'll get no argument from me with your rant. It drives me crazy to see so many people driving and holding the phone, or even worse texting while driving. And I can't say I'm completely innocent...although I rarely use the phone in the car. My bad habit is picking up the BlackBerry to see if I have...

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by 767Lover
Fri Apr 03, 2009 3:14 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Informal Survey For Those Of You With HSAs
Replies: 6
Views: 2391

RE: Informal Survey For Those Of You With HSAs

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by 767Lover
Thu Apr 02, 2009 10:46 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Informal Survey For Those Of You With HSAs
Replies: 6
Views: 2391

Informal Survey For Those Of You With HSAs

I am considering an HSA as an option for our health care. I don't know anyone who has one, and was wondering if anyone here does. If so, do you think it's a good way to go, and are you happy with it vs. having a traditional plan? I am a little overwhelmed by all the information online. DISCLAIMER: I...

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by 767Lover
Thu Apr 02, 2009 10:29 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Gay Marriage Bill Passed In Swedish Parliament
Replies: 54
Views: 4213

RE: Gay Marriage Bill Passed In Swedish Parliament

It's amazing what you learn in these forums...I had always thought Sweden already had same sex marriage. Anyways, congrats to the Swedes!  <img src="/aviation-forums/graphics/smilies/champagne.gif" alt="champagne" border=0>  <TABLE BORDER=0 ALIGN=CENTER WIDTH=95% style="border-top: 1pt #28...

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by 767Lover
Thu Apr 02, 2009 1:15 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Awesome Blog Of Guy Traveling The World For A Year
Replies: 2
Views: 4168

RE: Awesome Blog Of Guy Traveling The World For A Year

A couple in my circle of friends is about to travel the world for 18 months and will be blogging as well. I am excited to read about their adventures.

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by 767Lover
Wed Apr 01, 2009 4:43 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Self Gloss: I Am Getting A Promotion!
Replies: 7
Views: 2643

RE: Self Gloss: I Am Getting A Promotion!

Good for you! I know this isn't your dream career, but at least you are appreciated for what you do...and you have a good attitude about it, so you deserve good things to happen at work. <TABLE BORDER=0 ALIGN=CENTER WIDTH=95% style="border-top: 1pt #28455E solid;border-right: 1pt #1B2E3F solid;borde...

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by 767Lover
Wed Apr 01, 2009 1:21 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The Most Boring Places On Earth?
Replies: 187
Views: 13085

RE: The Most Boring Places On Earth?

There are no boring places -- only boring people. One thing that attracted me to my husband when we were dating is that he could find something fun just about anywhere. In fact, a previous boyfriend had the same quality. Sure, it takes a little effort, but with an open mind and a bent toward creativ...

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by 767Lover
Wed Apr 01, 2009 1:06 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: US Pres Obama Arrives In Europe
Replies: 66
Views: 5585

RE: US Pres Obama Arrives In Europe

I do like Obama and have high hopes for him, but let's not overstate his track record or capabilities. He, in the words of (liberal) New Yorker columnist George Packer, is "a cold-eyed, shrewd politician." I do think he is capable of some great things, but let's wait until he proves himself before w...

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by 767Lover
Wed Apr 01, 2009 12:22 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: My Grandfather Is A Racist.
Replies: 107
Views: 6544

RE: My Grandfather Is A Racist.

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by 767Lover
Wed Apr 01, 2009 12:12 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: My Grandfather Is A Racist.
Replies: 107
Views: 6544

RE: My Grandfather Is A Racist.

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by 767Lover
Wed Apr 01, 2009 12:06 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: My Grandfather Is A Racist.
Replies: 107
Views: 6544

RE: My Grandfather Is A Racist.

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by 767Lover
Tue Mar 31, 2009 11:44 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: My Grandfather Is A Racist.
Replies: 107
Views: 6544

RE: My Grandfather Is A Racist.

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by 767Lover
Tue Mar 31, 2009 2:04 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: My Grandfather Is A Racist.
Replies: 107
Views: 6544

RE: My Grandfather Is A Racist.

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by 767Lover
Fri Mar 27, 2009 3:29 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Still Want Government Health Care?
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Views: 8887

RE: Still Want Government Health Care?

Here's something I've been wondering about: Re: the US spending higher $ per patient for care than other countries: One debate that pops up in the US (I've seen this discussed often in the NYTimes) is whether it's economically and ethically prudent to maintain this mindset that we "have to keep the ...

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