Re: [MBZ] Statins

2019-08-14 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
https://blogs.scientificamerican.com/news-blog/cholesterol-drug-scientist-receives-2008-09-12/ https://www.ketogenicforums.com/t/the-indigo-dyer/8046 If the guy who discovered statins won't take them, why would I? Rick ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To

Re: [MBZ] Way, way totally beyond OT: Lowering the price of guac

2019-08-14 Thread Craig via Mercedes
On Wed, 14 Aug 2019 16:31:53 -0400 Floyd Thursby via Mercedes wrote: > Yeah, tart but sweet and good.  I presumed at the time they were some > sort of hybrid the school had developed as I had never seen any like it. They might have been Golden Delicious. Granny Smiths are barely edible

Re: [MBZ] 123 bubble

2019-08-14 Thread G Mann via Mercedes
Suggest you do a search online for "Ford Explorer transmission problems" might do a re-focus on that choice... seems they eat reverse at about 110k they also do not have a dip stick [well, except for the salesman who sold it to you.. ;)) ] On Wed, Aug 14, 2019 at 8:13 PM Dimitri Seretakis

Re: [MBZ] Way, way totally beyond OT: Lowering the price of guac

2019-08-14 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
Yeah, tart but sweet and good.  I presumed at the time they were some sort of hybrid the school had developed as I had never seen any like it. --FT On 8/14/19 4:21 PM, Craig via Mercedes wrote: On Wed, 14 Aug 2019 16:11:09 -0400 Floyd Thursby via Mercedes wrote: They were like Granny

Re: [MBZ] Statins

2019-08-14 Thread Peter Frederick via Mercedes
None of those studies are controlled for reduction in trans fats, so they are meaningless. In the stuff I read, there is a single study done some time ago (drug company funded) that indicates there is any effect on longevity, the others do not show any significant effect. None of them control

Re: [MBZ] Statins

2019-08-14 Thread OK Don via Mercedes
Once again, follow the money ... On Wed, Aug 14, 2019 at 7:36 PM Peter Frederick via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > I keep hearing that statins are safe, effective, and well tolerated. > Somehow I can't wrap my head around a drug being well tolerated when 52% of > those prescribed it

[MBZ] 123 bubble

2019-08-14 Thread Kaleb C. Striplin via Mercedes
Why would anybody in their right mind pay $5k plus when you can get a nice CDI for that kind of money? --- This email has been checked for viruses by AVG. https://www.avg.com ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives

[MBZ] Overpriced 2.5 turbo manny

2019-08-14 Thread Kaleb C. Striplin via Mercedes
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Re: [MBZ] Statins

2019-08-14 Thread archer75--- via Mercedes
A recent study of the results of a number of studies of the results of taking statins shows that statins work in "some" people, but not in others. This is one of the few studies that were "not" financed by big drug. There are many factors besides high cholesterol that show a likelyhood of heart

Re: [MBZ] Overpriced 2.5 turbo manny

2019-08-14 Thread Dwight Giles via Mercedes
I am curious,how to calculate that? Dwight Giles Jr. Wickford RI On Wed, Aug 14, 2019, 11:09 PM Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > $1200 > > Sent from my iPhone > > > On Aug 14, 2019, at 10:04 PM, Dwight Giles > wrote: > > > > What should the price be given miles &

Re: [MBZ] 123 bubble

2019-08-14 Thread Clay Monroe via Mercedes
The Cheep Crap Cherkee of #1 boy, the one with the inquiry about how to measure ATF level seems to have crapped itself. Not sure of the extent of damage, but too many sensors were feeding the wrong data and it went into terminal limp mode. Knocking something horrid and not wanting to drive or

Re: [MBZ] Overpriced 2.5 turbo manny

2019-08-14 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
Base price $800, add $400 for manny tranny, total price $1200 Sent from my iPhone > On Aug 14, 2019, at 10:14 PM, Dwight Giles wrote: > > I am curious,how to calculate that? > > Dwight Giles Jr. > Wickford RI > >> On Wed, Aug 14, 2019, 11:09 PM Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes >> wrote: >>

Re: [MBZ] 123 bubble

2019-08-14 Thread Dwight Giles via Mercedes
Because they are not bottom feeders & have different values? I would prefer a,NICE w123 to a CDI. YMMV Dwight Giles Jr. Wickford RI On Wed, Aug 14, 2019, 10:21 PM Kaleb C. Striplin via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > Why would anybody in their right mind pay $5k plus when you can get

Re: [MBZ] Statins

2019-08-14 Thread archer75--- via Mercedes
EDTA has a long and confused history. Doctors have been sent to prison for making a racket out of "cleaning the blood with IV EDTA." Accepted uses for chelation therapy, which includes EDTA, include removal of heavy metals from the body such as lead. Here is a review:

Re: [MBZ] Statins

2019-08-14 Thread Peter Frederick via Mercedes
I keep hearing that statins are safe, effective, and well tolerated. Somehow I can't wrap my head around a drug being well tolerated when 52% of those prescribed it suffering from severe enough side effects to have to stop taking it, and some of those side effects can be quite severe. Gotta

[MBZ] OT Yo buy my hooptie

2019-08-14 Thread Buggered Benzmail via Mercedes
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Re: [MBZ] Overpriced 2.5 turbo manny

2019-08-14 Thread Dwight Giles via Mercedes
What should the price be given miles & condition? Dwight Giles Jr. Wickford RI On Wed, Aug 14, 2019, 10:53 PM Kaleb C. Striplin via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > > https://www.ebay.com/itm/1991-Mercedes-Benz-E-Class/163819170524?hash=item2624622adc:g:v~8AAOSwPPFdVIM1 > > > --- >

Re: [MBZ] Overpriced 2.5 turbo manny

2019-08-14 Thread Curt Raymond via Mercedes
You're on drugs. It's dammed hard to buy anything drivable for less than $2k anymore and even then it'll look like hell. Curt Sent from Yahoo Mail on Android On Thu, Aug 15, 2019 at 11:09 AM, Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes wrote: $1200 Sent from my iPhone > On Aug 14, 2019, at 10:04 PM,

Re: [MBZ] 123 bubble

2019-08-14 Thread Dimitri Seretakis via Mercedes
Exactly. Sent from my iPhone > On Aug 14, 2019, at 10:33 PM, Dwight Giles via Mercedes > wrote: > > Because they are not bottom feeders & have different values? I would prefer > a,NICE w123 to a CDI. YMMV > > Dwight Giles Jr. > Wickford RI > > On Wed, Aug 14, 2019, 10:21 PM Kaleb C.

Re: [MBZ] OT Yo buy my hooptie

2019-08-14 Thread G Mann via Mercedes
Yo Yo, it be havin dem 20's wit wires.. yo be cool dem wimmins likes it. On Wed, Aug 14, 2019 at 7:40 PM Buggered Benzmail via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/472345483327516/ > > --R > Sent from iPhone >

Re: [MBZ] 123 bubble

2019-08-14 Thread Curt Raymond via Mercedes
Price a 1960s Camaro... Curt Sent from Yahoo Mail on Android On Thu, Aug 15, 2019 at 10:21 AM, Kaleb C. Striplin via Mercedes wrote: Why would anybody in their right mind pay $5k plus when you can get a nice CDI for that kind of money? --- This email has been checked for viruses by

Re: [MBZ] OT Yo buy my hooptie

2019-08-14 Thread Buggered Benzmail via Mercedes
--FT Sent from iPhone > On Aug 14, 2019, at 11:28 PM, G Mann via Mercedes > wrote: > > Yo Yo, it be havin dem 20's wit wires.. yo be cool > dem wimmins likes it. > > On Wed, Aug 14, 2019 at 7:40 PM Buggered Benzmail via Mercedes < > mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > >>

Re: [MBZ] Way, way totally beyond OT: Lowering the price of guac

2019-08-14 Thread Dwight Giles via Mercedes
Yes,Cornell Dept of Pomology did CO2 storage of apples in the 80's. Dwight Giles Jr. Wickford RI On Wed, Aug 14, 2019, 4:12 PM Floyd Thursby via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > I recall that process being developed when I was a student at Purdue, > basically they fill the cold

Re: [MBZ] Overpriced 2.5 turbo manny

2019-08-14 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
$1200 Sent from my iPhone > On Aug 14, 2019, at 10:04 PM, Dwight Giles wrote: > > What should the price be given miles & condition? > > Dwight Giles Jr. > Wickford RI > >> On Wed, Aug 14, 2019, 10:53 PM Kaleb C. Striplin via Mercedes >> wrote: >>

Re: [MBZ] Overpriced 2.5 turbo manny

2019-08-14 Thread Dwight Giles via Mercedes
!Where does base price come from? Edmunds? NADA? Dwight Giles Jr. Wickford RI On Wed, Aug 14, 2019, 11:17 PM Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > Base price $800, add $400 for manny tranny, total price $1200 > > Sent from my iPhone > > > On Aug 14, 2019, at 10:14 PM,

Re: [MBZ] Overpriced 2.5 turbo manny

2019-08-14 Thread Mitch Haley via Mercedes
Yep, it's a 250D. US market, originally four speed auto. Not much of interest other than the transmission swap and ELECTRONIC LOCKING DIFFERENTIAL HEADLAMPS - CLEANING EQUIPMENT http://mb-teilekatalog.info/view_DatacardAction.php?lang=E=WDBEB28D2MB378221

Re: [MBZ] I'm in love

2019-08-14 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
Buddy of mine has a 66 230SL that he has had since like 68, bought it after he blew up his 3rd Corvette.  it looked brand new last I saw it, not a garage queen.  He has taken it on long trips. --FT On 8/14/19 12:20 PM, Randy Bennell via Mercedes wrote: On 14/08/2019 10:12 AM, Floyd Thursby

Re: [MBZ] Way, way totally beyond OT: Lowering the price of guac

2019-08-14 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
I recall that process being developed when I was a student at Purdue, basically they fill the cold storage warehouse with CO2. It was interesting at the time as the school had large orchards they grew stuff (being an ag school) and one could buy stuff pretty cheepcheep after they experimented

Re: [MBZ] I'm in love

2019-08-14 Thread Craig via Mercedes
On Wed, 14 Aug 2019 16:05:36 -0400 Floyd Thursby via Mercedes wrote: > Buddy of mine has a 66 230SL that he has had since like 68, bought it > after he blew up his 3rd Corvette.  it looked brand new last I saw it, > not a garage queen.  He has taken it on long trips. The choir director at

Re: [MBZ] Way, way totally beyond OT: Lowering the price of guac

2019-08-14 Thread Craig via Mercedes
On Wed, 14 Aug 2019 16:11:09 -0400 Floyd Thursby via Mercedes wrote: > They were like Granny Smiths or something, green apples which I had > never really had before then. Were they extremely tart/bitter? Craig ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list

Re: [MBZ] Was 722.6 ATF Temperature chart - now Teaching

2019-08-14 Thread Dan Penoff via Mercedes
Absolutely. If there was someone in the class that had experience that was relevant to the material, I did everything I could to engage them and get them to share as long as time permitted. I always told my students that it would be a learning experience for me as well, and it always was. I

Re: [MBZ] Statins

2019-08-14 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
That's not how it works (at least not any more). --FT On 8/13/19 9:29 PM, Kaleb C. Striplin via Mercedes wrote: I guess the new doctor is not getting kickbacks from the drug reps like my old doctor was. -- --FT ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search

Re: [MBZ] W123 headlights?

2019-08-14 Thread Mitch Haley via Mercedes
> On August 13, 2019 at 8:29 PM Craig via Mercedes > wrote: > Actually, WE drive on the right-hand side of the road. > > Great Britain and others related to them drive on the LEFT-hand side of > the road. RHD cars have the steering wheel on the right, and the low side of the headlight

Re: [MBZ] I'm in love

2019-08-14 Thread Dwight Giles via Mercedes
Or at least lust. Dwight Giles Jr. Wickford RI On Wed, Aug 14, 2019, 11:12 AM Floyd Thursby via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > > https://myrtlebeach.craigslist.org/cto/d/myrtle-beach-1969-mercedes-benz-280sl-4/6956008805.html > > -- > --FT > > >

[MBZ] Silly Crap Class Question

2019-08-14 Thread Dan Penoff via Mercedes
I was just wondering as I saw a crap class car come across the local FB marketplace feed - did the C class run on premium gas as well, or regular unleaded? -D ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To

Re: [MBZ] I'm in love

2019-08-14 Thread Randy Bennell via Mercedes
On 14/08/2019 10:12 AM, Floyd Thursby via Mercedes wrote: https://myrtlebeach.craigslist.org/cto/d/myrtle-beach-1969-mercedes-benz-280sl-4/6956008805.html Beautiful car - Silly price ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives

Re: [MBZ] Statins

2019-08-14 Thread Rdeafboy via Mercedes
Also I was on it for 3 months after my stroke because protocol called for it according to my asshole neurologist ...[he misdiagnosed my stroke when I had a major one] After 3 months i lost muscle tone[myapothy ?]  Statins weakens muscles over a period of time ... Guess what ?  your heart is a

Re: [MBZ] Subject: Re: Statins

2019-08-14 Thread OK Don via Mercedes
"Follow the money" ... On Wed, Aug 14, 2019 at 11:53 AM Rdeafboy via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > > https://www.mercola.com/infographics/cholesterol-levels.htm > > Read this !! Statin is a money maker for big pharma...We are being > mislead !! > Bob 83 240D >

Re: [MBZ] I'm in love

2019-08-14 Thread Clay Monroe via Mercedes
Depends on if you want a fun driver, or a trailer queen. I would love to have a brand spanking new condition SL, but that first ding or scuff would break my heart clay. > On Aug 14, 2019, at 9:25 AM, Dwight Giles via Mercedes > wrote: > > There were,2 restored ones in recent Star. 225 &

[MBZ] OT if I had a spare $20k...

2019-08-14 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
I'd spend part of it on an old cheap Roller https://bringatrailer.com/listing/1983-rolls-royce-silver-spur-4 -- --FT ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go to:

[MBZ] 280SE C 3.5 cpe.survivor on BAT

2019-08-14 Thread Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes
Maybe the Danster could pick up this one for around $20K and flip it for $45k. Seems like an honest car, with issues that are not excessively daunting: 1. redye interior 2. fix rust 3 replace battery tray 4. fix windows 5. install genuine rear axle compensator to replace the crappy spring kit.

[MBZ] I'm in love

2019-08-14 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
https://myrtlebeach.craigslist.org/cto/d/myrtle-beach-1969-mercedes-benz-280sl-4/6956008805.html -- --FT ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go to:

[MBZ] Crack is readily available in the upscale urban community

2019-08-14 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
https://charleston.craigslist.org/ctd/d/charleston-1999-mercedes-sl500-with/6956206067.html -- --FT ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go to:

Re: [MBZ] I'm in love

2019-08-14 Thread Dwight Giles via Mercedes
There were,2 restored ones in recent Star. 225 & 250k. I just passed on one for 35k as it needed almost full restoration. Dwight Giles Jr. Wickford RI On Wed, Aug 14, 2019, 12:21 PM Randy Bennell via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > On 14/08/2019 10:12 AM, Floyd Thursby via Mercedes

Re: [MBZ] I'm in love

2019-08-14 Thread OK Don via Mercedes
If it's in as good condition as he says it is, it's probably worth more than that. It does appear to be missing the hardtop though ... On Wed, Aug 14, 2019 at 11:26 AM Dwight Giles via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > There were,2 restored ones in recent Star. 225 & 250k. I just passed

[MBZ] Subject: Re: Statins

2019-08-14 Thread Rdeafboy via Mercedes
https://www.mercola.com/infographics/cholesterol-levels.htm Read this !!  Statin is a money maker for big pharma...We are being mislead !! Bob   83 240D ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe or