Re: [MBZ] Kentucky man shoots down drone hovering over his backyard

2015-07-30 Thread Curly McLain via Mercedes
I see a market for gun-like tool which shoots a net or somesuch to bring down a drone. Keep the drone until anyone claiming to be the owner can prove they are the owner in a court of law. After enough publicity, jail time fines for those breaking federal laws, and just the pure hassle of

Re: [MBZ] Kentucky man shoots down drone hovering over his backyard

2015-07-30 Thread Curt Raymond via Mercedes
At short range this is a pretty good solution:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gDcwas2pPFk -Curt From: Curly McLain via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com To: Mercedes Discussion List mercedes@okiebenz.com Cc: Curly McLain 126die...@gmail.com Sent: Thursday, July 30, 2015 9:52 AM Subject:

Re: [MBZ] Kentucky man shoots down drone hovering over his backyard

2015-07-30 Thread Rich Thomas via Mercedes
Tater gun stuffed with a shrimp throw net, you catch it you keep it. I just got a 1600 mW solid state laser from China that runs off 12V (I think, I haven't really looked at it yet) to put on a little burning machine, I got to thinking that mounting that sucker on a quadcopter with some

Re: [MBZ] Why diesel prices are plummeting

2015-07-30 Thread Curly McLain via Mercedes
This indicates two things. 1. The European economy is slowing down. We export millions of gallons of diesel to Europe, 2. The US economy is slowing down. Less demand for product = Less OTR trucks = less diesel consumption, Enjoy the low prices, the economy is getting ready to collapse.

Re: [MBZ] Kentucky man shoots down drone hovering over his backyard

2015-07-30 Thread Meade Dillon via Mercedes
I see a market for gun-like tool which shoots a net or somesuch to bring down a drone. Keep the drone until anyone claiming to be the owner can prove they are the owner in a court of law. After enough publicity, jail time fines for those breaking federal laws, and just the pure hassle of

[MBZ] Why diesel prices are plummeting

2015-07-30 Thread Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes
My local River Road Valero is at the lowest ever - $2.79/gal. This means the Rockville Gulf is probably at $2.50 US, East Coast ULSD stocks set record highs: EIA data Houston (Platts)--29Jul2015/403 pm EDT/2003 GMT US ULSD stocks rose to a record high for the fourth straight week, as East

[MBZ] [ SPAM ] Re: This is funny

2015-07-30 Thread Dan Penoff via Mercedes
I had a customer in Louisiana who was a big game hunter and had bagged the big three, whatever that was. I know one of them was a big frickin' ram of some sort. He had this huge grizzly bear that looked like the polar bear that was in the Adams Family, standing on its hind legs with its front

Re: [MBZ] Average car age reaches record high

2015-07-30 Thread Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes
My ownership year totals (12) are less impressive than their combined mileage - 645,000 - or to the moon and back, and nearly there again Andrew 1983 300TD owned since 2008 349,000 mi. 1985 300TD owned since 2010 296,000 On Wed, Jul 29, 2015 at 11:35 PM, Curly McLain via Mercedes

Re: [MBZ] Why diesel prices are plummeting

2015-07-30 Thread Rich Thomas via Mercedes
There was an article in the WSJ a coupla days ago about gasoline and diesel inventories, and diesel is way high due to it being a byproduct of gasoline refining, and gasoline is being refined at a high rate, apparently due to some refineries having recently come on line in the Middle East.

Re: [MBZ] Why diesel prices are plummeting

2015-07-30 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
Andrew writes: US ULSD stocks rose to a record high for the fourth straight week, as East Coast stocks also hit a record for the fifth straight week, according to Energy Information Administration data released Wednesday. This indicates two things. 1. The European economy is slowing down.

Re: [MBZ] Why diesel prices are plummeting

2015-07-30 Thread Curt Raymond via Mercedes
Are you one of those who insisted that $5 a gallon gas was an inevitability by summer? Wish I remember who all told me that one. I love calling out people when they were the were so sure they used words like inevitable. -CurtOptimism is easier. From: Rick Knoble via Mercedes

Re: [MBZ] Why diesel prices are plummeting

2015-07-30 Thread Kaleb C. Striplin via Mercedes
Yep Sent from my iPhone On Jul 30, 2015, at 8:40 AM, Rick Knoble via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: Andrew writes: US ULSD stocks rose to a record high for the fourth straight week, as East Coast stocks also hit a record for the fifth straight week, according to Energy

[MBZ] This is funny

2015-07-30 Thread Curly McLain via Mercedes
...and true Vegetarian logic on Facilbuch today: People who aren't vegetarians aren't allowed to sympathize with the killing of a lion, just like people who aren't black aren't allowed to sympathize with the killing of blacks. Meanwhile vegetarian blowhards completely disregard the billions

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2015-07-30 Thread Dan Penoff via Mercedes
Uh, Charon ferried people across Acheron, not Styx, I believe. Dan not quite down to the 5th Circle Sent from my iPad On Jul 30, 2015, at 10:48 AM, Rich Thomas via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: I do that with my guide named Charon --R On 7/30/15 10:39 AM, Curt Raymond

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2015-07-30 Thread Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes
Or pacify him: Capture and bring him into the house so he can get to know the family. On Thu, Jul 30, 2015 at 11:21 AM, Dan Penoff via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: And I have an armadillo that is creating literally hundreds of divots in my back yard digging for bugs, I presume. No

Re: [MBZ] [ SPAM ] Re: This is funny

2015-07-30 Thread Rich Thomas via Mercedes
I do that with my guide named Charon --R On 7/30/15 10:39 AM, Curt Raymond via Mercedes wrote: He did this stuff by getting dropped off in the Styx and left to hunt and track the animals for several days. Rarely used a guide, so I was told. At least he was sporting about it.

Re: [MBZ] [ SPAM ] Re: This is funny

2015-07-30 Thread Curt Raymond via Mercedes
Boy everybody seems to want to relate this to the guy's wedding tackle. I wonder sometimes if that has to do with jealousy from non-hunters that feel their manhood is impinged upon. Cross-fit doesn't seem to match killing. I don't see hunting for any reason other than eating but I'm willing to

[MBZ] [ SPAM ] Re: [ SPAM ] Re: This is funny

2015-07-30 Thread Dan Penoff via Mercedes
And I have an armadillo that is creating literally hundreds of divots in my back yard digging for bugs, I presume. No armadillo traps or poison. He leaves before I get up in the morning, so plugging him with the pellet pistol isn't an option. I'm thinking about a little chicken wire or

Re: [MBZ] [ SPAM ] Re: This is funny

2015-07-30 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
‎Dan writes:  I likened it to driving a Corvette or a Hummer (pen*s envy?) No pens envy here. I use these. Quite functional and practical. :) http://www.amazon.com/dp/B0055KSO3A/ref=wl_it_dp_o_pC_nS_ttl?_encoding=UTF8colid=1UQVWT4WMXBO4coliid=IY7OSOQ9W5M8Z ‎ Rick  Sent from my BlackBerry Z10

[MBZ] [ SPAM ] Re: [ SPAM ] Re: This is funny

2015-07-30 Thread Dan Penoff via Mercedes
I'm not judging, I just don't understand the thrill of killing something unless I need it for food, that's all. I was just opining that for some it might be a power or control thing. Dan who has driven a Corvette but only a few times Sent from my iPad On Jul 30, 2015, at 10:39 AM, Curt

Re: [MBZ] [ SPAM ] Re: This is funny

2015-07-30 Thread Rich Thomas via Mercedes
Cheap Crosman pellet gun is your answer. Quiet (except when I lube the barrel then you get a supersonic crack as the pellet exits the barrel) and effective once tuned a bit. I have cleaned out the squirrel infestation in the immediate area, at least until my wife refills the squirrel

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2015-07-30 Thread Curt Raymond via Mercedes
Wikipedia says both... https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charon_(mythology) -Curt From: Dan Penoff via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com To: Mercedes Discussion List mercedes@okiebenz.com Cc: Dan Penoff d...@penoff.com Sent: Thursday, July 30, 2015 11:19 AM Subject: [MBZ] [ SPAM ] Re: [ SPAM

Re: [MBZ] Why diesel prices are plummeting

2015-07-30 Thread Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes
What no one has mentioned is that diesel and fuel oil comprise demand for the same product. In summer there is no demand to heat homes so diesel pirces MUST fall, in addition to everything else. On Thu, Jul 30, 2015 at 10:01 AM, Curly McLain via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: This

Re: [MBZ] Why diesel prices are plummeting

2015-07-30 Thread Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes
If I were an oil producer right now I would be on a steady diet of Sonesta. On Thu, Jul 30, 2015 at 11:06 AM, Curt Raymond via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: Also the price of oil has been way down for a long time. What is the time horizon for that cheap oil to actually get to

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2015-07-30 Thread Curt Raymond via Mercedes
Ugh, armadillos small bad, worse than possums. They smell dead even when they're alive. Whatever you do to keep him out will have to be buried, he'll did under it otherwise. I've been trapping chipmunks, up to 5 so far plus one mouse that was in the wrong place at the wrong time. The chippies

Re: [MBZ] Kentucky man shoots down drone hovering over his backyard

2015-07-30 Thread Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes
I want a drone capable of lifting a 156 pound payload. On Thu, Jul 30, 2015 at 10:03 AM, Rich Thomas via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: Tater gun stuffed with a shrimp throw net, you catch it you keep it. I just got a 1600 mW solid state laser from China that runs off 12V (I think, I

Re: [MBZ] Why diesel prices are plummeting

2015-07-30 Thread Curt Raymond via Mercedes
Also the price of oil has been way down for a long time. What is the time horizon for that cheap oil to actually get to refineries? 6 mos? A middle east refinery coming on line would probably see Europe getting some of its oil from there since it'd be closer and easier to ship across the Med

Re: [MBZ] [ SPAM ] Re: This is funny

2015-07-30 Thread Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes
Meanhwile, a large gopher, mini chipmunk, and baby cotton tail have the run of my back yard and make their home under the rear deck. The bunny is decapitating my pepper plants. I sprayed bitter apple to deter him/her but it washed off after Tuesday's thundershower. I have seen the gopher

Re: [MBZ] [ SPAM ] Re: Blown fuse

2015-07-30 Thread WILTON via Mercedes
'Melted any wires or set any fires, yet? ;) Wilton - Original Message - From: Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com To: Mercedes Discussion List mercedes@okiebenz.com Cc: Andrew Strasfogel astrasfo...@gmail.com Sent: Thursday, July 30, 2015 2:28 PM Subject: Re: [MBZ]

Re: [MBZ] OT: Kay and Steele sketch spoofing American values

2015-07-30 Thread Rich Thomas via Mercedes
I knew a guy about 20 years ago who was going to get some surplus RPVs from A Government Agency and set up cell phone repeaters on them to provide service in Africa and other infrastructure-challenged areas. These things could stay up a week or two, orbiting at 70k ft+, above most of the

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2015-07-30 Thread Curly McLain via Mercedes
Interesting that you mention that, he got those to correct a vision problem he has had since a child when he got hit in the head with a ball or rock or something, and I think some surgery to correct it in the last coupla years and hence the spectacles to assist with the problem. The

Re: [MBZ] [ SPAM ] Re: Blown fuse

2015-07-30 Thread Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes
Whatever became of those nice Wilton-ians driving the R class Mercedes whom I met up with in D.C to consummate the grille hand-off? On Thu, Jul 30, 2015 at 4:09 PM, WILTON via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: Cost nearly a thou, but it certainly feels better. 'Still R-12. One can left;

Re: [MBZ] [ SPAM ] Re: [ SPAM ] Re: This is funny

2015-07-30 Thread Rich Thomas via Mercedes
Interesting that you mention that, he got those to correct a vision problem he has had since a child when he got hit in the head with a ball or rock or something, and I think some surgery to correct it in the last coupla years and hence the spectacles to assist with the problem. The

Re: [MBZ] [ SPAM ] Re: Blown fuse

2015-07-30 Thread Curt Raymond via Mercedes
HOLY SNOT! My VW guy says just under $1500 to put a used trans into my Golf along with a new clutch and flywheel. I didn't think that was so bad, labor is only $450. I'm going to have him do a timing belt too, that'll probably run around $800 which will bring my total cost just up to the blue

Re: [MBZ] [ SPAM ] Re: [ SPAM ] Re: This is funny

2015-07-30 Thread Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes
Trump would call you a Poopyhead nad disseminate your SSN for accusing The Donald of being insensitive. On Thu, Jul 30, 2015 at 3:43 PM, Rich Thomas via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: Interesting that you mention that, he got those to correct a vision problem he has had since a child

Re: [MBZ] [ SPAM ] Re: Blown fuse

2015-07-30 Thread Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes
Of course I jest... except that I did uprate the blower motor fuse in my first 300TD out of sheeer frustration - from 15A to 25A. The higher amp fuse never blew after that and I never melted any (important) wires either. ;). On Thu, Jul 30, 2015 at 3:41 PM, WILTON via Mercedes

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2015-07-30 Thread WILTON via Mercedes
Cost nearly a thou, but it certainly feels better. 'Still R-12. One can left; may hafta get some more. Wilton - Original Message - From: Craig via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com To: Mercedes Discussion List mercedes@okiebenz.com Cc: Craig diese...@pisquared.net Sent: Thursday, July

Re: [MBZ] OT: Kay and Steele sketch spoofing American values

2015-07-30 Thread Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes
I thought the video had amazing prodution values for a spoof. Wonder if those were real (paying) sponsors... Speaking of drones: MENLO PARK, California (AP) — Facebook says it will begin test flights later this year of a solar-powered drone with the wingspan of a Boeing 737, the next stage of

Re: [MBZ] [ SPAM ] Re: [ SPAM ] Re: This is funny

2015-07-30 Thread Curt Raymond via Mercedes
Chippies are dammed hard to get with the pellet gun which is why I've been trapping them. If my problem was squirrels or groundhogs I'd be shooting them. Strangely although we have a bunch of squirrels they stay out of the garden... -Curt From: Curly McLain 126die...@gmail.com To: Curt

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2015-07-30 Thread Curt Raymond via Mercedes
They'll starve or kill each other. You're doing them a favor with a snap trap, the killing is quick... -Curt From: Andrew Strasfogel astrasfo...@gmail.com To: Mercedes Discussion List mercedes@okiebenz.com Cc: Curt Raymond curtlud...@yahoo.com; Curly McLain 126die...@gmail.com Sent:

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2015-07-30 Thread OK Don via Mercedes
I read that armadillos are spreading leprosy in FL . . . On Thu, Jul 30, 2015 at 10:32 AM, Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: Or pacify him: Capture and bring him into the house so he can get to know the family. -- OK Don NSA: The only branch of government that

Re: [MBZ] [ SPAM ] Re: [ SPAM ] Re: This is funny

2015-07-30 Thread Curt Raymond via Mercedes
Why you wanna have a petting zoo? I'm using rat traps on the chippies. Your humane traps just mean you transport the critters to somewhere else that probably already has critters. Those critters will defend their territory and somebody dies. Either from injuries sustained in the fight or

Re: [MBZ] This is funny

2015-07-30 Thread Curly McLain via Mercedes
Trump will have one in each pocket when he debates Hillary... no worries. ;)) [If she doesn't drop out, and if she get nominated to run, and if she isn't under indictment.] Worried yet Andrew? Looks like Obama will try to run for a third term, despite law against it.. Imagine that.. A

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2015-07-30 Thread Curly McLain via Mercedes
Andy sez: I suggest someone release armadilloes into the first R debate next week, perhaps the second as well Good idea, so long as the d debates are held where each candidate stands on a hill of fireants. That would make it entertaining to watch. However it could be argued that

Re: [MBZ] Blown fuse

2015-07-30 Thread Curly McLain via Mercedes
AC compressor was blowing fuse #7 in my '87 300D. Indie MB tech at D E Services in Raleigh R R compressor and aux fan resistor; BLOWING ICE COLD again. Wilton Waytago! ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives

[MBZ] [ SPAM ] Re: Blown fuse

2015-07-30 Thread Craig via Mercedes
On Thu, 30 Jul 2015 13:03:35 -0400 WILTON via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: AC compressor was blowing fuse #7 in my '87 300D. Indie MB tech at D E Services in Raleigh R R compressor and aux fan resistor; BLOWING ICE COLD again. ATTABOY, Wilton! Craig

[MBZ] OT: Kay and Steele sketch spoofing American values

2015-07-30 Thread Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes
What if teachers were valued like pro football players? http://www.dailykos.com/story/2015/07/29/1406831/-What-if-we-were-as-crazy-for-teaching-as-we-are-for-sports-Key-Peele-destroy-with-this-sketch?detail=email ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list

Re: [MBZ] Why diesel prices are plummeting

2015-07-30 Thread Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes
Why enjoy anything that has been accomplished under Obama? You just KNOW it can't last long. On Thu, Jul 30, 2015 at 2:04 PM, G Mann via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: Couple of points: Crude supply is now in oversupply. The Shale Oil beds in USA are producing at record rates. So

Re: [MBZ] [ SPAM ] Re: Blown fuse

2015-07-30 Thread Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes
I solve all such electrical issues by installing BIGGER fuses. On Thu, Jul 30, 2015 at 2:22 PM, Craig via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: On Thu, 30 Jul 2015 13:03:35 -0400 WILTON via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: AC compressor was blowing fuse #7 in my '87 300D. Indie MB

Re: [MBZ] [ SPAM ] Re: [ SPAM ] Re: This is funny

2015-07-30 Thread Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes
I love Trump's assessment of Rick Perry's glasses - wearing them to make him look smart. On Thu, Jul 30, 2015 at 2:14 PM, Curly McLain via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: Andy sez: I suggest someone release armadilloes into the first R debate next week, perhaps the second as well

[MBZ] [ SPAM ] Re: [ SPAM ] Re: This is funny

2015-07-30 Thread Dan Penoff via Mercedes
Hmm. Might have to look at that. Only problem I see is that armadillos carry leoprosy. Dan Sent from my iPad On Jul 30, 2015, at 11:32 AM, Andrew Strasfogel astrasfo...@gmail.com wrote: Or pacify him: Capture and bring him into the house so he can get to know the family. On Thu, Jul

[MBZ] Blown fuse

2015-07-30 Thread WILTON via Mercedes
AC compressor was blowing fuse #7 in my '87 300D. Indie MB tech at D E Services in Raleigh R R compressor and aux fan resistor; BLOWING ICE COLD again. Wilton ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To

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2015-07-30 Thread Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes
Curt - any recommendations for a humane trap for 1) chipmunks and petite bunnies, and 2) jumbo groundhog? On Thu, Jul 30, 2015 at 11:37 AM, Curt Raymond via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: Ugh, armadillos small bad, worse than possums. They smell dead even when they're alive. Whatever

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2015-07-30 Thread Curly McLain via Mercedes
Why you wanna have a petting zoo? I'm using rat traps on the chippies. Your humane traps just mean you transport the critters to somewhere else that probably already has critters. Those critters will defend their territory and somebody dies. Either from injuries sustained in the fight or

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2015-07-30 Thread Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes
We have parkland where they can roam free, assuming I can catch them.. Is Have a Heart the only brand? On Thu, Jul 30, 2015 at 12:11 PM, Curly McLain via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: Why you wanna have a petting zoo? I'm using rat traps on the chippies. Your humane traps just mean

Re: [MBZ] [ SPAM ] Re: This is funny

2015-07-30 Thread Curt Raymond via Mercedes
I have a Crossman 10 pump which works pretty good. It'll put down a squirrel but not a groundhog though when we had one last summer it rang is bell hard enough he never came back.I've got a single pump but its a really cheap Chinese thing, looks a bit like an AK47. One of these days I'll invest

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2015-07-30 Thread Curly McLain via Mercedes
Spray your yard with insecticide. d D T IF you can find it... mehiho... otherwise Diazanon is what the extension folks recommend. Keep Diazanon OFF pets/animals. The prior suggestion can be sprayed on animals, but the latter will kill animals that lick like dogs/cats. Diazanon is the weapon

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2015-07-30 Thread Curly McLain via Mercedes
Hmm. Might have to look at that. Only problem I see is that armadillos carry leoprosy. Dan You could start your own leper colony. Its one way to keep the neighbors away. In 100 years, it can be a tourist attraction. ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To

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2015-07-30 Thread WILTON via Mercedes
'Zackly. Wilton - Original Message - From: Dan Penoff via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com To: Mercedes Discussion List mercedes@okiebenz.com Cc: Dan Penoff d...@penoff.com Sent: Thursday, July 30, 2015 10:11 AM Subject: [MBZ] [ SPAM ] Re: This is funny I had a customer in Louisiana

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2015-07-30 Thread Rich Thomas via Mercedes
Mary Edith Reiff hammered that Latin into me, made me read the Virge in Latina, and that is where I remember it from. The Romans and the Greeks often had different views on godly and underworldly matters, and various other subjects, and it continues even now. --R (got my coins ready to put

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2015-07-30 Thread Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes
I suggest someone release armadilloes into the first R debate next week, perhaps the second as well On Thu, Jul 30, 2015 at 1:20 PM, Rich Thomas via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: Mary Edith Reiff hammered that Latin into me, made me read the Virge in Latina, and that is where I

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2015-07-30 Thread G Mann via Mercedes
Trump will have one in each pocket when he debates Hillary... no worries. ;)) [If she doesn't drop out, and if she get nominated to run, and if she isn't under indictment.] Worried yet Andrew? Looks like Obama will try to run for a third term, despite law against it.. Imagine that.. A

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2015-07-30 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
Grant writes Looks like Obama will try to run for a third term, despite law against it.. Imagine that.. A Constitutional Scholar it seems would know that. Who better to shred the thing? Helicopter Ben Bernacke was a scholar of the Great Depression... Three guesses as to what is

Re: [MBZ] Why diesel prices are plummeting

2015-07-30 Thread G Mann via Mercedes
Couple of points: Crude supply is now in oversupply. The Shale Oil beds in USA are producing at record rates. So much, that purchase of Saudi Crude is now to record lows. Saudis have their man dresses in a twist because sales are down so much and to counter, they have upped production and sales

Re: [MBZ] OT: Kay and Steele sketch spoofing American values

2015-07-30 Thread Curly McLain via Mercedes
What if teachers were valued like pro football players? http://www.dailykos.com/story/2015/07/29/1406831/-What-if-we-were-as-crazy-for-teaching-as-we-are-for-sports-Key-Peele-destroy-with-this-sketch?detail=email Great spoof. Thanks for sending that Andrew. This highlights the reasons why i