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23 hours ago, Pegazus said:

After taxes, I received $4.

 

Hardly seems to be worth doing at this point. 

The response I want to make would get me booted to Beekeepers. 

so happy that it's Friday. The week hasn't really been that bad, but I'm out of spoons when it comes to dealing with people and equipment. 

Need to get my 3d printer up and running again, so I can finish a couple projects - one of which is my Raider modular vehicle one that I want to post to Thingiverse. 

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Feeling a real weather change this morning, the back and knees are complaining a bit. Ah well, kicked back with coffee and reading the mail here. Hope everyone has a good weekend!

 

I'm thinking of starting a campaign #flumphs4Pezler, what do you all think?

Phezlersphloatingphatulentphlyingphlapjacks!

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9 hours ago, Glitterwolf said:

 

 

 He was a Belgian painter. Also if you take a look at the 2nd ship from the right, it's a Dutch flag!

Aahhhh, the good old days when we ruled the Seas and most of the World...we sailed all over the Globe, discovered new places, told the people that lived there we discovered them, (re-)named their lands for them, plundered it and got home rich....aaahhhh, nostalgia..

 

It is precisely this sort of reasoning that forced me to learn how to spell “Poughkeepsie”, and “Peekskill” when living in the Hudson Valley in my early 20’s.

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Morning all, get your coffee and settle in next to the fire. Do not worry about the blue flames, they are the result of burning the logs from the Furlump tree. Also do not mind the Epic Battle that is taking place on the couch, it is normal, so is the overly loud Barking and growling... Have a great morning.

3 hours ago, Corsair said:

That falls squarely under the Redneck's Famous Last Words..."Y'all watch this!"

"Hey y'all, I got a great idea, it will epic!!!"

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Yeah, I've seen pilots take their hats off and take on the "moment of silence" kind of stance whenever someone says those I'll fated words ("hey guys, watch this!")

 

Apparently in several parts of the aviation world they're pretty much one of those things you just don't say... 

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11 minutes ago, WhiteWulfe said:

Yeah, I've seen pilots take their hats off and take on the "moment of silence" kind of stance whenever someone says those I'll fated words ("hey guys, watch this!")

 

Apparently in several parts of the aviation world they're pretty much one of those things you just don't say... 

All I have to do to get a similar reaction from coworkers is quietly state "I have an idea..."

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6 minutes ago, Corsair said:

That is another reason why people in Law Enforcement hate it when someone says "It sure is quiet today..."

I suspect that's a taboo phrase in pretty much any emergency service...  Doubly so if you say "it's quiet for a full moon" or "it sure is quiet for new year's eve"... 

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I've got this big old Basswood in my backyard. Thing is at least 100 years old. And every fall it sheds its leaves all at once, Monty Python style. I've never actually seen them fall all at once. It always happens at night or while I'm at work. My wife came into work around 10 AM this morning and mentioned she'd seen a few leaves on the ground. We were both a little excited that we might be home tonight to see the leaves drop. I got home at 1 PM, just three hours later, and missed it. All the leaves had dropped. One day I'll catch them in the act. 

 

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Amazingly consistent though. Last year they dropped the night of November 9th. 

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2 hours ago, Thoramel said:

I've got this big old Basswood in my backyard. Thing is at least 100 years old. And every fall it sheds its leaves all at once, Monty Python style. I've never actually seen them fall all at once. It always happens at night or while I'm at work. My wife came into work around 10 AM this morning and mentioned she'd seen a few leaves on the ground. We were both a little excited that we might be home tonight to see the leaves drop. I got home at 1 PM, just three hours later, and missed it. All the leaves had dropped. One day I'll catch them in the act. 

 

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Amazingly consistent though. Last year they dropped the night of November 9th. 

hmm...you need some goats to clean that up :-P

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8 hours ago, Corsair said:

That falls squarely under the Redneck's Famous Last Words..."Y'all watch this!"

'Hold my beer!'

 

The Auld Grump

14 hours ago, Glitterwolf said:

 

 

 Happy to hear you're feeling better!

And we really really need a drool emoticon!

I can almost taste those...

Afbeeldingsresultaat voor drooling homer

 

 

 He was a Belgian painter. Also if you take a look at the 2nd ship from the right, it's a Dutch flag!

Aahhhh, the good old days when we ruled the Seas and most of the World...we sailed all over the Globe, discovered new places, told the people that lived there we discovered them, (re-)named their lands for them, plundered it and got home rich....aaahhhh, nostalgia..

To be fair, I recognized him because I like naval and military history, not because of art history.*  ::P:

 

His paintings of the seas and ships are awesome.

 

There is at least one nerdly painter that emulates his style, so I can understand Megan's confusion.

 

The Auld Grump

 

*That said, I am more likely to recognize art from the Low Countries than any other region.

Those colors. ::):

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Well, I guess that answers that...  Distributor wouldn't tell store what the status of my terrain I ordered back in September was..  So of course, earlier this week I tried to cancel the order.  Seems the terrain AND the additional minis I ordered on Monday are now in...  Uhm, right.  Yup, right after I spent all that money at MeepleMart to get a bunch of other things in. 

 

Oh well, on the flipside, there is the nice benefit of definitely DEFINITELY having enough terrain for a 4x4' board now.

 

Would have been lovely if the email notifications came in while I was still in the area for work, but still... Now question is do I use up my last few bus tickets to go down there, or do I wait for Tuesday... 

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