Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: What I Did Today

2014-02-19 Thread Pundit Sir
Today we looked at these: [image: Inline image 1] On Mon, Feb 17, 2014 at 8:56 AM, Pundit Sir pundits...@gmail.com wrote: We looked at this place yesterday - it needs a little fixing up. Apparently it was moved here from another location and placed on concrete piers. The house has an has a

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: What I Did Today

2014-02-19 Thread karuna54321
where are these rain barrels to be found..?

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: What I Did Today

2014-02-19 Thread Pundit Sir
We saw these rain barrels at Whole Foods Market. [image: Inline image 1] On Wed, Feb 19, 2014 at 3:24 PM, karuna54...@yahoo.com wrote: where are these rain barrels to be found..?

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: What I Did Today

2014-02-17 Thread Pundit Sir
We looked at this place yesterday - it needs a little fixing up. Apparently it was moved here from another location and placed on concrete piers. The house has an has a east-facing front door. [image: Inline image 2] On Sun, Feb 16, 2014 at 6:13 PM, Pundit Sir pundits...@gmail.com wrote:

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: What I Did Today

2014-02-16 Thread Pundit Sir
Yesterday we saw this cat sleeping on a porch: [image: Inline image 1] On Sat, Feb 15, 2014 at 1:20 PM, Pundit Sir pundits...@gmail.com wrote: Yesterday we went to this place: [image: Inline image 4] The San Antonio Stock Show and Rodeo http://www.sarodeo.com/ [image: Inline image 2]

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2014-02-16 Thread awoelflebater
---In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, punditster@... wrote: Yesterday we saw this cat sleeping on a porch: It appears Texas is comprised of two things: ramshackle houses and strip malls if your pictures are to be believed. On Sat, Feb 15, 2014 at 1:20 PM, Pundit Sir punditster@...

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2014-02-16 Thread Pundit Sir
Mexican Craft Beer Notable brews include Imperial Tequila Ale from Cerveceria Minerva in Zapopan, a suburb of Guadalajara, which is peppery thanks to time spent in re-purposed oak barrels from tequila company Reserva los González. There's also the rich, creamy Bucéfalo Imperial Stout from

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: What I Did Today

2014-02-15 Thread Pundit Sir
Yesterday we went to this place: [image: Inline image 4] The San Antonio Stock Show and Rodeo http://www.sarodeo.com/ [image: Inline image 2] Heart - The San Antonio Stock Show and Rodeo Friday, February 14th 2014 http://www.sarodeo.com/entertainers/prca-rodeo-w-heart Notes: The San Antonio

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: What I Did Today

2014-02-14 Thread Pundit Sir
We went by this place a few days ago to get some beer. [image: Inline image 1] On Sun, Feb 2, 2014 at 1:00 PM, Richard Williams pundits...@gmail.comwrote: We went to this place yesterday: [image: Inline image 1] On Mon, Jan 27, 2014 at 6:33 PM, Richard Williams pundits...@gmail.comwrote:

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2014-02-14 Thread Pundit Sir
We also picked up some wine at this place. [image: Inline image 1] On Fri, Feb 14, 2014 at 1:10 PM, Pundit Sir pundits...@gmail.com wrote: We went by this place a few days ago to get some beer. [image: Inline image 1] On Sun, Feb 2, 2014 at 1:00 PM, Richard Williams

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2014-02-02 Thread Richard Williams
We went to this place yesterday: [image: Inline image 1] On Mon, Jan 27, 2014 at 6:33 PM, Richard Williams pundits...@gmail.comwrote: Today we went to this place: [image: Inline image 1] They have a good cheese selection: [image: Inline image 2] [image: Inline image 3] On Sun, Jan

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2014-01-27 Thread Richard Williams
Today we went to this place: [image: Inline image 1] They have a good cheese selection: [image: Inline image 2] [image: Inline image 3] On Sun, Jan 19, 2014 at 10:59 AM, awoelfleba...@yahoo.com wrote: ---In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, punditster@... wrote: We went to this place

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2014-01-19 Thread Richard Williams
We went to this place yesterday - they have some boots for sale. [image: Inline image 1] Cavender's Boot City [image: Inline image 2] Tony Lama, Justin, Lucchese, Laredo On Sat, Jan 18, 2014 at 6:13 PM, Richard Williams pundits...@gmail.comwrote: Today, we went to this place: [image:

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2014-01-19 Thread awoelflebater
---In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, punditster@... wrote: We went to this place yesterday - they have some boots for sale. That's a whole lotta shit stompers in one place. I prefer shopping in smaller, boutique-y stores though. I always have people coming into my strictly English

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2014-01-19 Thread Richard Williams
We got our boots at Cavender's and they also have denims and belts and shirts. If you ever get down here, Ann, we'll take you to see some boots - you'll go crazy over this place! We get all our hats at Paris Hatters and we get guitars at Sam Ash Music Store in San Antonio. [image: Inline image 3]

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2014-01-19 Thread awoelflebater
---In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, punditster@... wrote: We got our boots at Cavender's and they also have denims and belts and shirts. If you ever get down here, Ann, we'll take you to see some boots - you'll go crazy over this place! We get all our hats at Paris Hatters and we get

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2014-01-18 Thread Richard Williams
Today, we went to this place: [image: Inline image 2] On Sun, Dec 29, 2013 at 1:05 PM, Richard Williams pundits...@gmail.comwrote: * I read through this post, bemused by it, but I didn't notice until I'd gotten almost all the way to the end of it that part of my mind was still saying,

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: What I Did Today

2013-12-29 Thread Richard Williams
Yesterday I washed one of my cars, with a little help from this dog, Spot. At our place, we have a garage with two doors with independent electro-mechanical door openers. That way, when we drive up to the house we can open the doors and drive in and the dorr will shut behind us with the touch of a

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2013-12-29 Thread Bhairitu
Small country, flat land. On 12/29/2013 07:43 AM, TurquoiseB wrote: */Uh oh. I think I've achieved one of those milestones along the path to You know you're in danger of becoming Dutch when... consciousness. I read through this post, bemused by it, but I didn't notice until I'd gotten

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2013-12-29 Thread Share Long
noozguru et al, small country, flat land. And no snow or ice on the roads and bike paths! On Sunday, December 29, 2013 11:11 AM, Bhairitu noozg...@sbcglobal.net wrote:   Small country, flat land.  On 12/29/2013 07:43 AM, TurquoiseB wrote:   Uh oh. I think I've achieved one of those

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2013-12-29 Thread Share Long
turq, I stand corrected! and dare I say: no pussies in the Netherlands (-: On Sunday, December 29, 2013 11:36 AM, Share Long sharelon...@yahoo.com wrote: noozguru et al, small country, flat land. And no snow or ice on the roads and bike paths! On Sunday, December 29, 2013 11:11 AM,

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2013-12-29 Thread Richard Williams
* I read through this post, bemused by it, but I didn't notice until I'd gotten almost all the way to the end of it that part of my mind was still saying, What's a car? :-)*You probably don't even need a car over there - in fact, it would be a problem. Over, here a car is just another tool for

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2013-12-29 Thread Bhairitu
So you have a mountain bike? It also wouldn't work very well in France which I recall being very hilly. Otherwise we have bike paths on the streets but there are often Darwin Award candidates going the wrong way on the one way bike lanes where they might get offed by cars pulling out from

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2013-12-28 Thread Richard Williams
Last Saturday we to see this place up by Dad's place. This is one of his oil wells up in North Texas where he has a place with six lots on the water at Lake Possum Kingdom near Graham. I use only Texaco oil in all my cars - most of it comes from either Spindletop, the Permian Basin, or from the

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: What I Did Today

2013-12-28 Thread Richard Williams
We went by this wind farm up by Abilene last Saturday - it's one of the largest wind farms on the planet. [image: Inline image 1] On Sat, Dec 28, 2013 at 6:04 PM, Richard Williams pundits...@gmail.comwrote: Last Saturday we to see this place up by Dad's place. This is one of his oil wells up

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2013-12-25 Thread Richard Williams
We saw this place today, out by George Strait's ranch. The house in the photo belongs to a wealthy land owner in Pleasanton. The owner of the houses daughter's spouse's daughter is married to George Michael. If you look real close you might see George in the window looking out at me across the

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2013-12-22 Thread Richard Williams
We looked at this place today, but it will need a little fixing up: [image: Inline image 1] On Thu, Dec 19, 2013 at 7:35 PM, Richard Williams pundits...@gmail.comwrote: We live in the country, out by Hot Wells. SAKS Fifth Avenue isn't in a strip mall, it's located at one of the largest

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: What I Did Today

2013-12-22 Thread Bhairitu
Is that in Sonoma? On 12/22/2013 06:48 PM, Richard Williams wrote: We looked at this place today, but it will need a little fixing up: Inline image 1 On Thu, Dec 19, 2013 at 7:35 PM, Richard Williams pundits...@gmail.com mailto:pundits...@gmail.com wrote: We live in the country, out

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2013-12-22 Thread Share Long
I like it Richard, very wabi sabi (-: On Sunday, December 22, 2013 8:48 PM, Richard Williams pundits...@gmail.com wrote:   We looked at this place today, but it will need a little fixing up: On Thu, Dec 19, 2013 at 7:35 PM, Richard Williams pundits...@gmail.com wrote: We live in the

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: What I Did Today

2013-12-22 Thread Richard J. Williams
We saw this house on a trip yesterday to see Dad up in North Texas. I've been passing this place since 1962 and watched it go down over the years - it was already in pretty bad shape the first time I saw it. We are speculating that it probably took 75 years or more for it to reach this state.

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2013-12-19 Thread Richard Williams
We live in the country, out by Hot Wells. SAKS Fifth Avenue isn't in a strip mall, it's located at one of the largest inside malls in the U.S. Today the mall was packed with shoppers: [image: Inline image 1] On Sat, Dec 14, 2013 at 8:33 PM, awoelfleba...@yahoo.com wrote: I think you need to

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2013-12-18 Thread Richard Williams
We went to this place today, and almost every day this year and last year, to exercise: [image: Inline image 1] On Sun, Dec 15, 2013 at 3:58 PM, Share Long sharelon...@yahoo.com wrote: Richard, speaking of that time of year, I've also been Christmas shopping and sending out Christmas

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2013-12-18 Thread Share Long
Richard, that's pretty darn good that you and Rita go to a gym every day. I hope you all do some kind of cross training. I've read that the muscles need a day to reset, something like that. On Wednesday, December 18, 2013 1:11 PM, Richard Williams pundits...@gmail.com wrote:   We went

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2013-12-15 Thread Share Long
Richard, what I did yesterday is shovel snow, sweep snow and push snow! It felt good! PS I like this wabi sabi place you all visited last year. Nice plot of land too. Any snow possible? (-: On Saturday, December 14, 2013 9:30 PM, Richard Williams pundits...@gmail.com wrote:   We looked

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: What I Did Today

2013-12-15 Thread Richard J. Williams
On 12/15/2013 6:39 AM, Share Long wrote: Richard, what I did yesterday is shovel snow, sweep snow and push snow! It's that time of year! So, I wonder what everyone else is doing these days? Let's review what we know: Share flew back east to the big city for a few days. Barry is still having

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: What I Did Today

2013-12-15 Thread Share Long
Richard, speaking of that time of year, I've also been Christmas shopping and sending out Christmas cards. Even though it feels like I already had Christmas when I visited my family for Thanksgiving! My circuits are all discomboomerated! Though it is obvious I'll say it anyway: it's very

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2013-12-14 Thread Richard Williams
We looked at this place last year: [image: Inline image 1] On Sat, Dec 14, 2013 at 8:33 PM, awoelfleba...@yahoo.com wrote: I think you need to get out into the country more. These strip mall chain stores are bad for the soul. I liked seeing those ramshackle houses you were posting, they

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2013-12-13 Thread Mike Dixon
I read a book years ago written from the Indian perspective about the Little Big Horn. A doctor was privileged to interview several Lakotas that were there. They said that many of the troops committed suicide during the battle and they thought it was because of the *firewater* in their

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2013-12-13 Thread authfriend
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xWGAdzn5_KU http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xWGAdzn5_KU Not exactly historical, but... Mike wrote: I read a book years ago written from the Indian perspective about the Little Big Horn. A doctor was privileged to interview several Lakotas that were there.

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2013-12-12 Thread Richard Williams
If George Armstrong Custer had some Winchester repeaters it sure would have helped! It also would have helped if had taken that shipment of Gatling guns with him. Also, he refused additional help from other troops stating that he could whip any bunch of Indians or something to that effect. LoL!

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2013-12-11 Thread Share Long
Nice photo, Richard. You've been so generous with so many good posts today. I bet you're a wonderful grandfather too. On Wednesday, December 11, 2013 2:05 PM, Richard Williams pundits...@gmail.com wrote:   We went by this place today. Did I tell you we have the Alamo down here now?

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2013-12-06 Thread Richard J. Williams
Maybe number one and number two son should consider attending a local community college for the first two years. That way, you save tons of money and you could tell based on their attendance and grades whether or not they are ready to attend college in the first place. It's sometimes isn't

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2013-12-06 Thread sharelong60
Steve, D told me it's the hum of the universe. I guess that could change perception (-:

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2013-12-06 Thread steve.sundur
Oh, okay. I'm not sure if it's something so grand as that, but it generally seems to be a pleasant sensation.

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2013-12-06 Thread steve.sundur
Good suggestions Richard. Thank you. The closest they might come to that would be to attend the St. Louis branch of the state college. In this case UMSL. But I will be honest about it, at the high school graduation ceremony where both sons went, and which happens to have the highest

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2013-12-05 Thread sharelong60
Richard, I don't think it's such a tough crowd once a newbie knows what to expect and has a strategy in place. There's lots of good stuff on FFL, good humor, good knowledge, interesting info. Hey, thanks for info about latest Neo glitch. I thought it was my computer and or my Mom's network

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2013-12-05 Thread steve.sundur
You know what I've noticed, is that when I access FFL while I am signed into my business e-mail, which is a yahoo account, I get the old format, and it makes it much more enjoyable. But once I sign on with my FFL account it's back to Neo. Hey, anyone know why sometimes you might hear a

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2013-12-04 Thread Richard J. Williams
This is a tough crowd to play to! I've posted at least 1000 on-topic essays to the internet since 1999, and you saw fit to post a comment on one, that I can remember. Go figure. I'm just going to have to step up to the plate and get some smarts and improve my comprehension. I could really use

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2013-11-20 Thread Share Long
Another perfect example of MGC pandering imo! On Wednesday, November 20, 2013 8:46 AM, awoelfleba...@yahoo.com awoelfleba...@yahoo.com wrote:   Hey Em, I know. I can tell from your past posting that you love the ocean and the elements and the walks where the spray hits you in the face and