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by HickoryShampoo
Fri Jan 04, 2008 5:34 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Is It Okay To Drink Beer After Expiration Date?
Replies: 58
Views: 40179

RE: Is It Okay To Drink Beer After Expiration Date?

Stick to wine coolers and Zima if you're concerned with expiration dates. It's not like milk or meat.

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by HickoryShampoo
Thu Jan 03, 2008 9:18 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: NBA Fans
Replies: 31
Views: 2146

RE: NBA Fans

This is the first year since the strike that I've had any interest in the NBA. Perhaps that's due to <acronym title="Federal Express (USA)">FX</acronym>'s A.netter fantasy league. The Rockets seem to be on par with Houston's traditional sports pedigree of doing well enough to get the fans excited, y...

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by HickoryShampoo
Wed Jan 02, 2008 9:33 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: I Quit Smoking Today - Support And Encouragement!
Replies: 30
Views: 2452

RE: I Quit Smoking Today - Support And Encouragement!

I'll be celebrating 5 yrs smoke-free in February. After failing twice with the patch, it took my wife threatening divorce to make me quit cold turkey. Look forward to fewer illnesses, food with flavor, a little more spending money and better breath. Keep it going. You won't regret it and you'll wond...

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by HickoryShampoo
Wed Jan 02, 2008 6:46 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Famous A.netters
Replies: 74
Views: 4220

RE: Famous A.netters

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by HickoryShampoo
Mon Dec 31, 2007 1:50 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Show Us Your Mobile Phone!
Replies: 109
Views: 8022

RE: Show Us Your Mobile Phone!

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by HickoryShampoo
Sat Dec 29, 2007 4:11 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: I Hate Cello Music.
Replies: 49
Views: 4917

RE: I Hate Cello Music.

After a week off, I dredged this one up just to say...

There's always room for cello.

Sorry.

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by HickoryShampoo
Fri Dec 28, 2007 4:31 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Would You Hit These 2, I Would!
Replies: 28
Views: 3615

RE: Would You Hit These 2, I Would!

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by HickoryShampoo
Mon Dec 24, 2007 7:44 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Heads Up For A Stolen Neon In The Tri-State Area
Replies: 37
Views: 4443

RE: Heads Up For A Stolen Neon In The Tri-State Area

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by HickoryShampoo
Mon Dec 24, 2007 8:59 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: HM The Queen Joins YouTube!
Replies: 21
Views: 2469

RE: HM The Queen Joins YouTube!

I thought this was an announcement for JGPH1A posting a vid.

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by HickoryShampoo
Mon Dec 24, 2007 8:55 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Heads Up For A Stolen Neon In The Tri-State Area
Replies: 37
Views: 4443

RE: Heads Up For A Stolen Neon In The Tri-State Area

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by HickoryShampoo
Mon Dec 24, 2007 5:51 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: NFL Week 16-How'd Team Do?
Replies: 36
Views: 2582

RE: NFL Week 16-How'd Team Do?

The Texans played a magnificent game through the first possession. The rest was unremarkable.  <img src="/discussions/graphics/smilies/expressionless.gif" alt="expressionless" border=0>  In the fantasy league Peyton had Terrell over for chips and teabagging while they watched the playoffs ...

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by HickoryShampoo
Mon Dec 24, 2007 4:58 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Refreshing To Hear "Merry Christmas" So Often
Replies: 15
Views: 2575

RE: Refreshing To Hear "Merry Christmas" So Often

Not yet. But we have until January 7, 2008 before I can definitively say I'm home free.  Big grin

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by HickoryShampoo
Mon Dec 24, 2007 4:51 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Refreshing To Hear "Merry Christmas" So Often
Replies: 15
Views: 2575

RE: Refreshing To Hear "Merry Christmas" So Often

I'm making a conscious effort to stop the "Happy Holidays" greeting this year. Thus far, I haven't had a single person kick me in the groin over it.

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by HickoryShampoo
Sun Dec 23, 2007 9:27 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Pre-Christmas Gear Update...and Hopes For Gifts!
Replies: 24
Views: 3586

RE: Pre-Christmas Gear Update...and Hopes For Gifts!

Since before my self-imposed A.net sabbatical began in the Spring, I've replaced my D70 with a D200 + <acronym title="MNG Cargo Airlines (Turkey)">MB</acronym>-D200 battery grip, sold my 70-200mm <acronym title="TACV C Verde Airlines">VR</acronym> Nikkor + 1.7x tc and acquired the Sigma 120-300mm 2....

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by HickoryShampoo
Fri Dec 21, 2007 7:57 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Heads Up For A Stolen Neon In The Tri-State Area
Replies: 37
Views: 4443

RE: Heads Up For A Stolen Neon In The Tri-State Area

A stolen Neon?!? Whoodathunkit.

I think stolen Neons are only outnumbered by stolen 90s-model Civics around here.

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by HickoryShampoo
Fri Dec 21, 2007 7:54 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Here It Comes. The "War On Christmas
Replies: 46
Views: 4172

RE: Here It Comes. The "War On Christmas

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by HickoryShampoo
Fri Dec 21, 2007 2:56 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Here It Comes. The "War On Christmas
Replies: 46
Views: 4172

RE: Here It Comes. The "War On Christmas

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by HickoryShampoo
Thu Dec 20, 2007 11:54 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Cynthia McKinney To Run For President..
Replies: 23
Views: 3257

RE: Cynthia McKinney To Run For President..

She wrestled a cop? I'm already writing my campaign contribution check.

Signed,
LOT737-8974356702345jkhsl~

 wave 

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by HickoryShampoo
Thu Dec 20, 2007 9:47 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Sharper Image Running A Scam
Replies: 13
Views: 3086

RE: Sharper Image Running A Scam

My wife bought what she thought was an exclusive pen that emitted a blue light (so I could write in the dark at work). She paid nearly US$50 for what she later found at a grocery store check-out line for $3. Not learning her lesson, she later spent hundreds on those <acronym title="Port of Spain / T...

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by HickoryShampoo
Thu Dec 20, 2007 9:20 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Here It Comes. The "War On Christmas
Replies: 46
Views: 4172

RE: Here It Comes. The "War On Christmas

One of the things that pisses me off about this wave of <acronym title="Air Fiji and Continental Airways (Russian Federation)">PC</acronym> is the "Holiday Tree" debacle. W(ho)TF else uses a fir tree decorated with little lights and ornaments? Thank The Generic, Non-Specific Ultimate Deity (If There...

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by HickoryShampoo
Thu Dec 20, 2007 9:09 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Try And Ram Me - You Die
Replies: 109
Views: 4541

RE: Try And Ram Me - You Die

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by HickoryShampoo
Wed Dec 19, 2007 12:33 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The Official 2008 NFL ProBowl Thread
Replies: 31
Views: 3326

RE: The Official 2008 NFL ProBowl Thread

DeMeco Ryans from the Texans starting at Inside Linebacker. Mario Williams (league-leading in sacks) got snubbed for the <acronym title="Condor Flugdienst (Germany)">DE</acronym> spot.  <img src="/discussions/graphics/smilies/sarcastic.gif" alt="sarcastic" border=0>   <img src="/discu...

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by HickoryShampoo
Wed Dec 19, 2007 12:26 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Roger Clemens Denies Use Steroids Or HGH
Replies: 46
Views: 1795

RE: Roger Clemens Denies Use Steroids Or HGH

While I'd like to see him proven right in the end, methinks the gentleman doth protest too much.

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by HickoryShampoo
Mon Dec 17, 2007 1:41 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Some Pre-holiday Fun..let's Meet The Photographers
Replies: 156
Views: 9451

RE: Some Pre-holiday Fun..let's Meet The Photographers

<a href="http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v501/CAL764/mbspot3.jpg" target=_blank><img src="http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v501/CAL764/mbspot3.jpg" width=650 height=488 alt="http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v501/CAL764/mbspot3.jpg" border=0></a> Me (right) getting a litho illustration of a Texas...

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by HickoryShampoo
Mon Dec 17, 2007 9:53 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The MLB Offseason Thread
Replies: 304
Views: 4875

RE: The MLB Offseason Thread

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by HickoryShampoo
Sat Dec 15, 2007 3:22 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The MLB Offseason Thread
Replies: 304
Views: 4875

RE: The MLB Offseason Thread

Its nice to see the Astros *trying* to shake things up. One of my biggest complaints about McLane and the command staff in the front office is their unwillingness to pry open their wallet to go after some real talent. In the past, they've also been too slow to trade those prospects who were underper...

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by HickoryShampoo
Sat Dec 15, 2007 12:46 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Mythbusters And Gun-Related Myths
Replies: 24
Views: 4934

RE: Mythbusters And Gun-Related Myths

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by HickoryShampoo
Fri Dec 14, 2007 10:35 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Mythbusters And Gun-Related Myths
Replies: 24
Views: 4934

RE: Mythbusters And Gun-Related Myths

Have they tried the old "shoot a circle around your feet to drop through the floor" trick? That one seems like it would take forever and a ton of time if you're in a shootout.

Regarding fragmenting rounds, isn't a +P round specifically designed to frag shortly after impact?

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by HickoryShampoo
Fri Dec 14, 2007 7:51 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Foreign MLB Player's English
Replies: 35
Views: 2655

RE: Foreign MLB Player's English

A 500 ft bomb sounds the same in Japan as it will in Wrigley. Seriously, how much English do you really need to play baseball? As SlightlyHung mentioned, MLB has done just fine without a 100% English-speaking roster. Hell, I can understand many players' broken English better than I can that bastardi...

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by HickoryShampoo
Fri Dec 14, 2007 4:34 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Bah Humbug! (Christmas Shopping)
Replies: 39
Views: 2064

RE: Bah Humbug! (Christmas Shopping)

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by HickoryShampoo
Fri Dec 14, 2007 12:53 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Firearm Enthusiasts, What's Your Favorite?
Replies: 44
Views: 4760

RE: Firearm Enthusiasts, What's Your Favorite?

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by HickoryShampoo
Fri Dec 14, 2007 12:02 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The MLB Offseason Thread
Replies: 304
Views: 4875

RE: The MLB Offseason Thread

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by HickoryShampoo
Thu Dec 13, 2007 10:08 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Bah Humbug! (Christmas Shopping)
Replies: 39
Views: 2064

RE: Bah Humbug! (Christmas Shopping)

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by HickoryShampoo
Thu Dec 13, 2007 10:00 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Bah Humbug! (Christmas Shopping)
Replies: 39
Views: 2064

RE: Bah Humbug! (Christmas Shopping)

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by HickoryShampoo
Thu Dec 13, 2007 9:37 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Bah Humbug! (Christmas Shopping)
Replies: 39
Views: 2064

RE: Bah Humbug! (Christmas Shopping)

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by HickoryShampoo
Thu Dec 13, 2007 3:05 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What One Drug Would You Try With No Consequences?
Replies: 68
Views: 3190

RE: What One Drug Would You Try With No Consequences?

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by HickoryShampoo
Thu Dec 13, 2007 2:59 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Bah Humbug! (Christmas Shopping)
Replies: 39
Views: 2064

RE: Bah Humbug! (Christmas Shopping)

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by HickoryShampoo
Thu Dec 13, 2007 2:50 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Bah Humbug! (Christmas Shopping)
Replies: 39
Views: 2064

RE: Bah Humbug! (Christmas Shopping)

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