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by greasespot
Tue Jan 21, 2020 11:31 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Gun Rights Rally in Richmond, Virginia
Replies: 60
Views: 1854

Re: Gun Rights Rally in Richmond, Virginia

cosplay for Incels...Look at what they are wearing.. Spec op helmets, molle vests radios with long whip antennas. All tacticool get ups very few earned.

Lets see them sign up for the military. I am a cop and they are more tacticool than out swat guys

gs

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by greasespot
Mon Dec 23, 2019 9:20 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What did you buy yourself for X-mas
Replies: 44
Views: 1771

What did you buy yourself for X-mas

I will start I bought a Dji Mavic Mini drone

GS

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by greasespot
Mon Oct 21, 2019 10:19 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Cost of dry lease 737-300 pax ?
Replies: 9
Views: 8098

Re: Cost of dry lease 737-300 pax ?

If you were in any position to actually lease an airplane you would not be asking on an enthusiasts forum. I can find numerous leasing companies through google. If you are legit they will take your call..
GS

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by greasespot
Thu Mar 28, 2019 9:32 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Jussie Smolette walks
Replies: 87
Views: 4108

Re: Jussie Smolette walks

LittleFokker wrote:
Magog wrote:


I think it's quite possible that CPD bungled the investigation, and their flaws might have gotten exposed in a high profile trial, so they dropped the charges to save face.
d.



Someone didn't read with comprehension. CPD didn't drop the charges the DA did

GS

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by greasespot
Sun Feb 24, 2019 6:57 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Racism Stopping ISIS ‘brides’ Returning to UK
Replies: 49
Views: 3401

Re: Racism Stopping ISIS ‘brides’ Returning to UK

Even notice how it is hundreds of thousands of people from around the world trying to get into our "Racist" societies but only a few hundred trying to get into the "utopias" that the hundreds of thousands are fleeing.from. Guess we are not to bad. . They made a choice and only wa...

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by greasespot
Mon Jan 28, 2019 11:11 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Will Apple release a low cost IPhone SE2
Replies: 20
Views: 2323

Re: Will Apple release a low cost IPhone SE2

I hope they do. My wife refused an iPhone until the SE came out. The "popular" sizes were simply too big to be comfortable. I imagine that Apple is very aware that a lot of potential customers have small hands and they will be going after their busiess again. It's not just small hands tha...

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by greasespot
Tue Oct 30, 2018 10:45 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Pittsburgh synagogue shooting leaves multiple people dead and wounded
Replies: 55
Views: 5768

Re: Pittsburgh synagogue shooting leaves multiple people dead and wounded

There was a time when conservatives would have a march and the KKK and other racist would show up. At that time conservatives would be fine and not march with them. to the sides and let the racist march and be screamed and ostracised by the watchers. In most cases they would need to be surrounded by...

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by greasespot
Mon Nov 06, 2017 3:11 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Mass Shooting in Southerland Springs TX
Replies: 211
Views: 15171

Re: Mass Shooting in Southerland Springs TX

THe department of thoughts and prayers(TAP) will be activated and that is all they will do. The USA just doesn't care about this and guns are more important than lives.

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by greasespot
Tue Aug 01, 2017 2:02 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Non-Av pic thread Q3 2017
Replies: 72
Views: 3327

Re: Non-Av pic thread Q3 2017

Image

The Green Vault ( Grünes Gewölbe ) (I know they are not green) stairs in Dresden.

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by greasespot
Tue Aug 01, 2017 1:53 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Non-Av pic thread Q3 2017
Replies: 72
Views: 3327

Re: Non-Av pic thread Q3 2017

Image

This was a pic I took of the Women's barracks at Auschwitz/Birkeneau

Taken with no flash and Ipnone 7

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by greasespot
Fri Mar 31, 2017 12:46 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Single Word or short Phrase you Hate
Replies: 114
Views: 4223

Re: Single Word or short Phrase you Hate

I live in a Gov't town.

Stake holder(this word and it's use needs to die)
Webinar
intersectional
Base
Literally
best practices

at the end of the day


There are many more

GS

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by greasespot
Fri Mar 25, 2016 7:02 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: UA Pilot Arrested For Running Half Dozen Brothels
Replies: 57
Views: 10395

RE: UA Pilot Arrested For Running Half Dozen Brothels

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/rbavfan" class="quote" target="_blank">rbavfan</a> (<a href="#40" class="quote">Reply 40</a>):<br/><i>Saying he is a United Airlines employee ge...

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by greasespot
Sun Jan 10, 2016 9:47 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Powerball Lottery - Estimated @ $1.3B
Replies: 162
Views: 4274

RE: Powerball Lottery - Estimated @ $1.3B

There would be taxes on it as I suspect the IRS would see it as income earned in the USA and would tax you just the same as an American Citizen. I cannot go make a bunch of money in the USA and go ha I am Canadian so no tax. I would buy a super yacht. The 90-100 million kind and sail and live on tha...

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by greasespot
Fri Dec 04, 2015 2:48 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Why No Small Trucks In US Anymore?
Replies: 87
Views: 5304

RE: Why No Small Trucks In US Anymore?

I have 2015 Frontier 4x4 <acronym title="Saudi Arabian Airlines">SV</acronym> V6 Yes the fuel efficiency is not as good but it is crazy powerful and carries my Dirtbike and gear with ease. Plus it fits in my driveway. The full size one hung over the side walk to much. As for the fuel efficiency The ...

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by greasespot
Wed Nov 18, 2015 12:51 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: French Fighters Bombing Isis Stronghold In Syria
Replies: 51
Views: 3335

RE: French Fighters Bombing Isis Stronghold In Syria

I heard an interview with the French ambassador to Canada on the CBC radio. The host sounded all arrogant(that is the CBC) and they asked about Civilian deaths. You could hear the surprise in his voice as he said this is war. If your at ISIS hq or a training camp your not a civilian. Needless to say...

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by greasespot
Sun Nov 15, 2015 11:36 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: How Do Locals Cross The US-Canada Border?
Replies: 36
Views: 3007

RE: How Do Locals Cross The US-Canada Border?

I just looked at google earth and crossing the boarder is one thing but... How do they deal with the boarder going through a property. It looks like in some cases the house is in Canada and the garage is in the USA. In one case the driveway entrance is in Canada and the house is in the USA, I wonder...

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by greasespot
Sat Oct 24, 2015 12:38 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Apple Can't Help Feds Unlock IPhones
Replies: 18
Views: 2088

RE: Apple Can't Help Feds Unlock IPhones

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/StarAC17" class="quote" target="_blank">StarAC17</a> (<a href="#16" class="quote">Reply 16</a>):<br/><i> If I were the government and presented ...

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by greasespot
Tue Oct 13, 2015 1:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bizarre MH 370 Wreckage Claim
Replies: 63
Views: 32607

RE: Bizarre MH 370 Wreckage Claim

sure looks like the front of a dc 3/4 def not a B777

gs

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by greasespot
Mon May 18, 2015 9:03 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: 9 Bikers Die In Gang Feuding At Waco TX Restaurant
Replies: 27
Views: 2475

RE: 9 Bikers Die In Gang Feuding At Waco TX Restaurant

The terrorists tried to mess with Texas and they got dead The bikers tried to mess with Texas and they got dead. Well done Texas <acronym title="Airfoyle (United Kingdom) and Grant Aviation (USA)">GS</acronym>  <img src="http://cdn-www.airliners.net/aviation-forums/graphics/smilies/highfive.gif...

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by greasespot
Mon May 11, 2015 10:12 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Police Cameras - Always On? Officers Discretion?
Replies: 49
Views: 1930

RE: Police Cameras - Always On? Officers Discretion?

so no camera no arrest. So cop sees murre the or bank robbery and forgets camera in my diva you mode. Stops guy and arrests the realizes camera is on so let's the guy go.

I can see that working out well for them in the eyes of the public. But that's ok everyone in here would be happy with that

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by greasespot
Sun May 10, 2015 9:32 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Police Cameras - Always On? Officers Discretion?
Replies: 49
Views: 1930

RE: Police Cameras - Always On? Officers Discretion?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/KiwiRob" class="quote" target="_blank">KiwiRob</a> (<a href="#15" class="quote">Reply 15</a>):<br/><i> Every minute of your day that you are wea...

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by greasespot
Sun May 10, 2015 12:49 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Police Cameras - Always On? Officers Discretion?
Replies: 49
Views: 1930

RE: Police Cameras - Always On? Officers Discretion?

What about when police are dealing with informants? Like it or not many major cases are solved by informants.The courts have upheld the confidentiality of sources and informants and they will not talk if it is being recorded. There are also lots of people who come up and want to report a crime and d...

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by greasespot
Wed Feb 04, 2015 4:41 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Islamic State (IS) Burns Jordanian Pilot Alive
Replies: 160
Views: 7473

RE: Islamic State (IS) Burns Jordanian Pilot Alive

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/DocLightning" class="quote" target="_blank">DocLightning</a> (<a href="#71" class="quote">Reply 71</a>):<br/><i>apan used to have a brutal, feud...

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by greasespot
Wed Feb 04, 2015 4:01 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Should Food Workers Wash Their Hands?
Replies: 36
Views: 2367

RE: Should Food Workers Wash Their Hands?

So he wants to get rid of the hand washing regulation and replace it with a sign posting regulation saying employees don't have to wash their hands.

Isn't that just exchanging one regulation for another?

Way to get simplify the regulations.

gs

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by greasespot
Mon Jan 26, 2015 10:47 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Hyundai To Dump CD Players For Some 2016 MY Cars
Replies: 95
Views: 4912

RE: Hyundai To Dump CD Players For Some 2016 MY Cars

I have never inserted a CD in my Hyundai. I bought it in 2009.

I actually had to check if I had a CD player..lol

GS

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by greasespot
Mon Jan 05, 2015 12:02 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Entering Canada With Dwi Situation
Replies: 28
Views: 3833

RE: Entering Canada With Dwi Situation

It is not .5 it is the same as the usa at .8. Some provinces just suspend Driver's licences for a day or two for .5/ but it is just administratively and not criminal.

gs

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by greasespot
Wed Dec 24, 2014 5:00 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: NY Mayor Vs Nypd Feud Escalates
Replies: 93
Views: 5227

RE: NY Mayor Vs Nypd Feud Escalates

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/D+L+X" class="quote" target="_blank">D L X</a> (<a href="#60" class="quote">Reply 60</a>):<br/><i>Think about just how few times British police ...

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by greasespot
Thu Dec 11, 2014 1:11 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Israel May Owe Iran $100 M For Oil Leak
Replies: 52
Views: 3373

RE: Israel May Owe Iran $100 M For Oil Leak

I am guessing they will not pay.

I wouldn't either. No way in hell would I give a dime to a regime that wants the eradication of your people'.

Vs

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by greasespot
Sun Oct 12, 2014 12:31 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Anger Management
Replies: 55
Views: 3405

RE: Anger Management

I see part of the problem. Many people have given you various advice and you reply with reasons why you cannot do something. You are given advice to seek employment at a newspaper. you reply with My schooling is towards television/radio. Well you know what many people do and work in areas they diode...

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by greasespot
Fri Sep 12, 2014 12:21 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: US Sanctions On Mahan Air
Replies: 15
Views: 2707

RE: US Sanctions On Mahan Air

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/solarflyer22" class="quote" target="_blank">solarflyer22</a> (<a href="#13" class="quote">Reply 13</a>):<br/><i>The problem is that you have it ...

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by greasespot
Thu Sep 11, 2014 4:57 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: US Sanctions On Mahan Air
Replies: 15
Views: 2707

RE: US Sanctions On Mahan Air

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/solarflyer22" class="quote" target="_blank">solarflyer22</a> (<a href="#9" class="quote">Reply 9</a>):<br/><i>Jewish guy at the Treasury Dept (D...

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by greasespot
Wed Sep 10, 2014 4:24 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: US Sanctions On Mahan Air
Replies: 15
Views: 2707

RE: US Sanctions On Mahan Air

I still don't care. If that tire is made by an American company then yes they do. Or they do't sell "dave" a tire". Th people of Iran make a choice to fly or not Flying is not a human right. If you don't want to fly on a crappy plane take a boat. If by gov't policies and actions you end up with crap...

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by greasespot
Wed Sep 10, 2014 2:38 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: US Sanctions On Mahan Air
Replies: 15
Views: 2707

RE: US Sanctions On Mahan Air

This may sound cold but I do not give a crap. If these countries want new planes maybe stop electing regimes that are hostile to the place where the planes are built. You cannot hate the USA and then whine when the USA will not sell it stuff. You don't like that then build your own airplanes. GS

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by greasespot
Wed Sep 03, 2014 9:52 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The Tarnished Image Of U.S. Police Officers
Replies: 108
Views: 4602

RE: The Tarnished Image Of U.S. Police Officers

Here are some actual facts. Last year we had almost 400 000 calls of them about 275-300 required an actual police response . People scream but there ate almost 2000 police officers. When in fact There are about 300-400 that actively work patrol and respond to calls and about 1500 that do follow up i...

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by greasespot
Sat Aug 02, 2014 5:12 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Ebola
Replies: 27
Views: 2911

RE: Ebola

I thought Ebola killed faster than this. Google has informed me that most die within a week of becoming symptomatic. So the fact that these two are still alive and able to travel has to be a good sign. Good luck. This will be an interesting story to se play out. The first person is now back in the U...

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by greasespot
Wed Jul 02, 2014 2:07 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The World's Deadliest Island-----
Replies: 12
Views: 3473

RE: The World's Deadliest Island-----

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kjaz0mynQvk



your welcome...A Vice documentary on the island

GS

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by greasespot
Mon Mar 10, 2014 6:17 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Meter Readers And Other Strangers In Your House
Replies: 48
Views: 4969

RE: Meter Readers And Other Strangers In Your House

Meters here are all out side and have wireless transmitters. Once a guy jumped over the fence that was locked. My dog who was outside made sure he jumped back over.

Gs

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by greasespot
Wed Mar 05, 2014 2:38 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Should FIFA2018 Be Given To An Alternate Host?
Replies: 34
Views: 3051

RE: Should FIFA2018 Be Given To An Alternate Host?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/moo" class="quote" target="_blank">moo</a> (<a href="#10" class="quote">Reply 10</a>):<br/><i>As bad as the anti-gay law is, its entirely within...

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by greasespot
Wed Feb 19, 2014 6:40 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Verdict In Loud Music Trial In Florida
Replies: 41
Views: 2476

RE: Verdict In Loud Music Trial In Florida

Remember the hung jury does not have to be over guilty of murder or not guilty. It could be they could not agree between 1st. Degree or 2nd. Or manslaughter.

Gs

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by greasespot
Wed Feb 19, 2014 6:34 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Behavior Of Drivers Around Patrol Cars
Replies: 43
Views: 3478

RE: Behavior Of Drivers Around Patrol Cars

We actually have a law that says cars must pull over to the open lane if available and slow down if it is not for all emergency vehicles with their lights activated. . It is a 495 fine and 7 demerit pts. No radar just police observation. So when some one speeds up and does that I just hand the dl ba...

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by greasespot
Thu Feb 13, 2014 9:49 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Behavior Of Drivers Around Patrol Cars
Replies: 43
Views: 3478

RE: Behavior Of Drivers Around Patrol Cars

They don't use radar from airplanes. You won't get a proper reading as the offset is to great. They use time and distance between two land marks.

Also seeing the radar/lidar depends on state and provincial laws. Here the driver does not have a right to see it.

Gs

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by greasespot
Sun Feb 09, 2014 7:37 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Behavior Of Drivers Around Patrol Cars
Replies: 43
Views: 3478

RE: Behavior Of Drivers Around Patrol Cars

As a cop this is really annoying to me as well. I have also seen drivers do moronic things when the lights come on. After a while it is scary to tun lights on and pass other cars. You really never know what that person will do. Do they stop and as I am passing remember that they have to pull to the ...

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by greasespot
Sun Feb 09, 2014 7:27 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What If Your GF Got A Tattoo Without You Approval?
Replies: 127
Views: 32456

RE: What If Your GF Got A Tattoo Without You Approval?

Agreed approval may have been the wrong term. I agree that this is something that a couple should talk about. Yes you definitely get a position and an opinion. But you do not get any kind of say other than your opinion. It is hard to accept but you are really left with two choices. Stay in the relat...

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by greasespot
Sun Feb 09, 2014 12:06 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What If Your GF Got A Tattoo Without You Approval?
Replies: 127
Views: 32456

RE: What If Your GF Got A Tattoo Without You Approval?

This whole topic is offensive as a women. No one needs to ask permission or seek approval to do something personal to their body. If you don't like it you have two choices. Deal with it or move on. You get to have an opinion and say you do not like it But at no time do you get to give your approval....

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by greasespot
Fri Feb 07, 2014 4:14 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: CPR By Laymen In The United States
Replies: 57
Views: 3798

RE: CPR By Laymen In The United States

Ask yourself this. Lawyer or lawsuit or not.

How would you feel if you did nothing? Could you live with yourself knowing that someone could be alive if you did something.


I know I could not.

GS

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by greasespot
Sat Jan 11, 2014 12:55 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What Phone Are You Hankering After?
Replies: 51
Views: 2733

RE: What Phone Are You Hankering After?

Nexus 5. Got it at the beginning of December. I broke my S3 in November.

I always thought my S3 seemed cheap feeling compared to my Iphone. The Nexus seems like the same quality as the iphone.

GS

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by greasespot
Sat Nov 16, 2013 11:50 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Toronto's Mayor Embroiled In Drug Scandal Vol.2
Replies: 69
Views: 3941

RE: Toronto's Mayor Embroiled In Drug Scandal Vol.2

I used to think that he needs help. Now I have come to the conclusion this is the real Rob Ford. For years he constructed this careful facade wit only snippets of his personality coming out. Now under stress we are seeing the real person. Some people are just nasty individuals. There is "nothing ": ...

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by greasespot
Sat Nov 16, 2013 10:06 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Going To Brazil For 2014's World Cup? Think Twice
Replies: 44
Views: 5048

RE: Going To Brazil For 2014's World Cup? Think Twice

One thing I have learned in being a cop there is little random violence. Most occurs with people involved in the drug culture. Yeah there are robberies and muggings from junkies trying to get their next fix but most murders are people involved in the trade. And yes some countries are more violent th...

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by greasespot
Wed Oct 23, 2013 12:10 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Legality Of Red Light Cameras?
Replies: 69
Views: 3613

RE: Legality Of Red Light Cameras?

One thing I have learned in 9 years of being a cop. Everyone has a legal reason why a ticket is not valid and most of those are recycled over the years. None of them are new just like the ideas I am hearing on here. People have been trying them since these things came into existence I have yet to se...

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by greasespot
Mon Oct 14, 2013 11:53 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Most Expensive Thing Your Pet Has Ruined
Replies: 55
Views: 4169

RE: Most Expensive Thing Your Pet Has Ruined

A house see what happened is I was living with someone who had a beagle. One day aw work it broke from the crate and went on a rampage. Irate holes in the couch and matrasses. It the decided to go at the drywall. When it took a break from that it went through cupboards. The house looked like someone...

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