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Re: Get it off your chest / whats bothering you
« Reply #100 on: October 10, 2018, 09:18:54 AM »
I almost hate to weigh in here

So this is just the opinion of some bonehead, nothing more

It seems to be to be sneaky and dishonest to do something like stealing a dog and killing it or releasing it somewhere else.

I could be way wrong here, but my core tells me the straight up man way of doing things is best, even if it hurts or hurts people's feelings

I'd go to the owner and tell him the dog is dangerous, present him with the facts, the dog has bitten X number of people, and you can't live with the danger it presents. Let him know it is time to do something or you will be forced to.

That way when the dog comes up missing after the next incidient, and he asks you if you killed the dog, you can look him in the eye and say yes.

So this happened in my life. When at Ft. Campbell, I worked out every day. If I was at home on any day, I'd go for a 4 mile run to start the day off. My neighbors dogs would come after me. I went to him and told him he needed to control them. I told him that after some time, if he didn't do something, I'd shoot the things.

Well, it came to that. They came after me and I dropped one on the spot with my 1911, and shot the other one while he was running away. That dog died on their porch. Later that day, the neighbor came knocking on my door. He asked me straight up if I shot his dogs. I said yes, I did. He asked my why, and I told him. He was upset, but said, "Well, I guess you told me you were going to do something, and I can see that you mean what you say."

After that the relationship healed with time.

So again, I am no oracle of wisdom or anything, but my gut says being straight up is the way to roll.
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« Reply #101 on: October 11, 2018, 10:24:29 PM »
I think honesty is best.   I have never been good at how it is delivered but it?s always honest. 


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« Reply #102 on: October 12, 2018, 07:40:05 AM »
I hope this never happens again but I know it will. When it happens again. I will take the child to the hospital. They will alert the authorities. Then It will be out of my hands.

This is where we are.  I cant even it bring it up. He gets all mad. He sees it as the kids fault. The dog did nothing wrong. They just got too close to her. After his stroke his mind did not rewire right. We are just stuck. If we touch that dog I'm afraid he will kick us out. Then everything we worked for is for not. On the other hand I have to hope my kid or my niece or anyone else wont get bit. The dog has arthritis. We did get him to take her to the vet and get her some meds for that. Her demeanor has changed since. I know how that works though. He will quit taking his own meds sometimes just because he thinks he don't need them. Will he do that with the dog too?
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« Reply #103 on: October 12, 2018, 08:31:28 AM »



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« Reply #104 on: October 12, 2018, 08:57:56 AM »
Jon, if I remember correctly you guys were getting back into cattle on the farm?  Back when I was working on the farm you would occasionally have a calf that would get pneumonia.  We had some medication we could give that would normally clear it up pretty quick.  If we didn't catch it in time or if it was real bad and we couldn't get it to clear up a double dose would put them to sleep and they just didn't wake up.  It was pretty peaceful/ humane compared to some of the methods I have seen/ used to put down a sick animal on the farm. 

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« Reply #105 on: October 12, 2018, 01:08:07 PM »
Humane is the best, for both the above picture and the dog.

He should get 2-3 more pics, should be great. They won't like it.
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« Reply #106 on: October 12, 2018, 04:59:20 PM »



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« Reply #107 on: October 16, 2018, 08:11:51 AM »
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« Reply #108 on: October 17, 2018, 07:02:55 AM »



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« Reply #109 on: October 17, 2018, 09:50:27 AM »
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« Reply #110 on: October 17, 2018, 10:16:56 AM »
Me too, me too!!!
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« Reply #111 on: October 17, 2018, 12:16:09 PM »
I have 1/16th Montana Blackfoot lineage. enough to claim tribal rights if I chose to. I don't, because I'm not a darn native, I'm just some white guy who's also Welsh/Scotch/Irish/French/Russian, and I only claim to be an AMERICAN. She's a 1/4 of my worth and trying to make something out of it? There's a reason POTUS mocks you... (insert Red Foreman catch phrase here)
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« Reply #112 on: October 17, 2018, 12:36:23 PM »
I see where Senator Orin Hatch notes that he is 1/1024th Tyrannosaurus Rex, and the rest other assorted dinosaurs!

I think I'm 1/1024th grease...WTR to be exact.

Who knows what WTR is?
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« Reply #113 on: October 17, 2018, 12:55:05 PM »


My apologies Ken
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« Reply #114 on: October 17, 2018, 01:00:08 PM »
Is that Wide Temperature Range?  Are you saying you?re having hot flashes? 


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« Reply #115 on: October 17, 2018, 01:12:02 PM »
Is that Wide Temperature Range?  Are you saying you?re having hot flashes? 


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Is that what it means?
Hmmm
I've had that stuff on my uniform, all over my hands, and subsequently in my ears, eyes and other itchy parts. Always just knew it as "WTR" and knew it was helicopter grease that also lubricated humans equally as well.
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« Reply #116 on: October 17, 2018, 02:49:09 PM »
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« Reply #117 on: October 17, 2018, 04:37:35 PM »



WTR....I thought it was whiskey to redneck ratio


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« Reply #118 on: October 17, 2018, 05:06:07 PM »
Since Shawn asked and I didn't want to clutter up Dave's thread anymore than we already had, I got my results from Blackstone back and it would appear that Jiffy Lube is off the hook, one way or another. Everything is consistent with them having put in 5w30 albeit cheap stuff, but not waste oil. (that is unless they were just covering their tracks and changed the oil again before sending Cyndie down the road to their "authorized mechanic." Either way, 6 in one hand 1/2 doz in the other scenario, so I'm going to do a hot flush, run some seafoam and ATF through it, dump new flush mixture in as I'm draining old out, and cycle it once again w/ new fresh oil, filters along the way etc. if it works, I'm back in business and sludge was my culprit all along, if not, I'll probably drop a good used long block in there rather than rebuild the top end of a 193k motor and oil pump... I'll keep y'all updated but for now it's just depressing.
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« Reply #119 on: October 17, 2018, 05:18:50 PM »
Sorry to hear. That?s quite the coincidence


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« Reply #120 on: October 17, 2018, 06:27:30 PM »
yeah, very coincidental. I was hoping for the smoking gun, but no luck there.
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« Reply #121 on: October 18, 2018, 01:28:03 AM »
Listening today on how so many areas have more registered voters than there are adults, fitting.
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« Reply #122 on: October 18, 2018, 09:38:48 AM »
Listening today on how so many areas have more registered voters than there are adults, fitting.
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« Reply #123 on: October 18, 2018, 12:48:20 PM »



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« Reply #124 on: October 18, 2018, 01:08:13 PM »



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This one got me! hahahahahahah!!!!
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« Reply #125 on: October 18, 2018, 05:21:31 PM »
Vote early, vote often...

...And remember folks, vote Red on Nov 6th, and Blue on the 7th. Gotta stay organized.
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« Reply #126 on: October 18, 2018, 09:12:12 PM »


Seems fair....
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« Reply #127 on: October 19, 2018, 08:55:37 AM »



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« Reply #128 on: October 19, 2018, 12:48:38 PM »
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« Reply #129 on: October 21, 2018, 12:14:50 PM »
The left os so morally and substantively weak!
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« Reply #130 on: October 23, 2018, 07:06:43 PM »
I have to say I am a little worried about this hoard of people headed to the border. Will Trump cave and let them in or will there be blood shed.

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« Reply #131 on: October 23, 2018, 08:48:25 PM »
I really hope he stands up and does not allow any of this hoard to pass. If he does it will get worse.

Lets put the military on the border and stop the invasion!
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« Reply #132 on: October 23, 2018, 10:05:45 PM »
He is not going to let them in. In any event it is months away with a hurricane or two before they get near.

Soldiers won't have to man the border, we citizens are fed up and will stand guard whether we have the 1st Cav or not.
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« Reply #133 on: October 23, 2018, 10:30:45 PM »
He is not going to let them in. In any event it is months away with a hurricane or two before they get near.

Soldiers won't have to man the border, we citizens are fed up and will stand guard whether we have the 1st Cav or not.

I would!!
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« Reply #134 on: October 23, 2018, 10:35:17 PM »
Ok guys. Let?s drop the hyperbole and talking points and look at this logically


https://youtu.be/LPjzfGChGlE


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« Reply #135 on: October 24, 2018, 08:36:31 AM »
Ok guys. Let?s drop the hyperbole and talking points and look at this logically


https://youtu.be/LPjzfGChGlE


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Very effective presentation

and know what?

Only conservative, reasoning people will ever look at it.

The brainwashed socialists/communists will work relentlessly to flood our great nation with whoever they can encourage for the purpose of destroying our republic.

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