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Re: Irma's on the way..
« Reply #150 on: September 16, 2017, 09:09:35 AM »
Does anyone have a contact for SW? Have you been trying?

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Re: Irma's on the way..
« Reply #151 on: September 16, 2017, 09:19:29 AM »
Does anyone have a contact for SW? Have you been trying?

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I don't know of anybody having any form of contact with SW

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Re: Irma's on the way..
« Reply #152 on: September 16, 2017, 09:28:21 AM »
It has been 25 days since he logged into TSP last. I just emailed him and gave him my cell phone number and email address. Told him we were worried about him. Maybe he can check his email, but has been too busy to check in.

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"Time shall unfold what plighted cunning hides,
Who covers faults, at last with shame derides."
- King Leer Act I, Sc I, Ln 263

"What happens when a nation, although acting consistently with its own laws, behaves so monstrously that other nations, and eventually history itself, are compelled to condemn it?" - R. Noak

"The free press is the despot’s enemy, which makes the free press the guardian of democracy. When a figure in power reflexively calls any press that doesn’t suit him 'fake news,' it is that person who should be the figure of suspicion, not the press"- J.F.

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Re: Irma's on the way..
« Reply #153 on: September 16, 2017, 09:46:00 AM »
It has been 25 days since he logged into TSP last. I just emailed him and gave him my cell phone number and email address. Told him we were worried about him. Maybe he can check his email, but has been too busy to check in.

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Re: Irma's on the way..
« Reply #154 on: September 16, 2017, 06:35:05 PM »
Yikes!  25 Days is a long time.  Hope he contacts you soon.

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Re: Irma's on the way..
« Reply #155 on: September 16, 2017, 08:39:46 PM »
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Re: Irma's on the way..
« Reply #156 on: September 21, 2017, 05:03:34 AM »

Artes sunt magis quam instrumenta.

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Re: Irma's on the way..
« Reply #157 on: September 21, 2017, 06:27:55 AM »
30 days -- I have not heard anything from SW.

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"Time shall unfold what plighted cunning hides,
Who covers faults, at last with shame derides."
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"What happens when a nation, although acting consistently with its own laws, behaves so monstrously that other nations, and eventually history itself, are compelled to condemn it?" - R. Noak

"The free press is the despot’s enemy, which makes the free press the guardian of democracy. When a figure in power reflexively calls any press that doesn’t suit him 'fake news,' it is that person who should be the figure of suspicion, not the press"- J.F.

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Re: Irma's on the way..
« Reply #158 on: September 21, 2017, 06:47:46 AM »
"Preparedness, when properly pursued, is a way of life, not a sudden, spectacular program" - Spencer W. Kimball
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Re: Irma's on the way..
« Reply #159 on: September 21, 2017, 07:59:56 AM »
If the county was that concerned about dangerous things,maybe they ought to have handed out "danger do not enter" signs?
Maybe they should have plugged up the hole in the fence with the car the county guy drove there in? Or all the tree debris?

Yeah.. 650 pissed off people need to go to county hall. At the same time.

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"Time shall unfold what plighted cunning hides,
Who covers faults, at last with shame derides."
- King Leer Act I, Sc I, Ln 263

"What happens when a nation, although acting consistently with its own laws, behaves so monstrously that other nations, and eventually history itself, are compelled to condemn it?" - R. Noak

"The free press is the despot’s enemy, which makes the free press the guardian of democracy. When a figure in power reflexively calls any press that doesn’t suit him 'fake news,' it is that person who should be the figure of suspicion, not the press"- J.F.

“Everyone is entitled to his own opinion, but not to his own facts.”
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Re: Irma's on the way..
« Reply #160 on: September 21, 2017, 08:36:57 AM »
  While the idea sounds dumb to cite people so soon after a hurricane,
perhaps it is to show they did their part so as to avoid later lawsuits from people having accidents?

But MAN,that guy must really feel special in performing his duties....
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Re: Irma's on the way..
« Reply #161 on: September 21, 2017, 09:16:04 AM »
30 days -- I have not heard anything from SW.

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This is very worrisome.
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Re: Irma's on the way..
« Reply #162 on: September 21, 2017, 09:40:34 AM »
This is very worrisome.

I continue to pray for Shadow Walker as this long lapse is uncommon in this era of available communications.
Why is it that the same people who use science to convince you of Global Warming,refuse DNA Science that proves you are male or female.

Government solves few problems that it does not first create.

Stop complaining about life and start Celebrating it .

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If you had only one year,one month,or one day...Would you live your life differently?

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Re: Irma's on the way..
« Reply #163 on: September 21, 2017, 09:52:55 AM »
No power for 4 to 6 months on Puerto Rico, how do you preserve food for 3.5 million people? Or is canned stuff all of which has to be brought in by boat and distributed? It's as if they were EMP!

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Re: Irma's on the way..
« Reply #164 on: September 21, 2017, 10:07:13 AM »
No power for 4 to 6 months on Puerto Rico, how do you preserve food for 3.5 million people? Or is canned stuff all of which has to be brought in by boat and distributed? It's as if they were EMP!

The life in many areas is way different than what we accept as normal in the US. Refrigeration and air conditioning are often not so commonplace in the average home and people often shop ,or hunt,each day for food and often water that we take for granted as we work harder to earn those things. Few peoples have the drive and work ethics of Americans as we live on a higher standard than many countries . I don't say this to slight any peoples,it is just that we have different lives than they do .
Why is it that the same people who use science to convince you of Global Warming,refuse DNA Science that proves you are male or female.

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Re: Irma's on the way..
« Reply #165 on: September 21, 2017, 10:14:03 AM »
Didn't SPAM come about because great Britain back in WW2 needed shelf stable protein?

I'm wondering if companies like SPAM,Campbell,mountain house, MRE manufacturers and others are going to ramp up production.

I'm just doing a thought exercise, what ya all think?

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Re: Irma's on the way..
« Reply #166 on: September 21, 2017, 10:16:05 AM »
The life in many areas is way different than what we accept as normal in the US. Refrigeration and air conditioning are often not so commonplace in the average home and people often shop ,or hunt,each day for food and often water that we take for granted as we work harder to earn those things. Few peoples have the drive and work ethics of Americans as we live on a higher standard than many countries . I don't say this to slight any peoples,it is just that we have different lives than they do .

I can see that..there probably more resourceful.

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Re: Irma's on the way..
« Reply #167 on: September 21, 2017, 10:21:47 AM »
I can see that..there probably more resourceful.

They have to be.
Why is it that the same people who use science to convince you of Global Warming,refuse DNA Science that proves you are male or female.

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Re: Irma's on the way..
« Reply #168 on: September 21, 2017, 10:24:50 AM »
Didn't SPAM come about because great Britain back in WW2 needed shelf stable protein?

I'm wondering if companies like SPAM,Campbell,mountain house, MRE manufacturers and others are going to ramp up production.

I'm just doing a thought exercise, what ya all think?

It just allows them to clear out back stock and maybe unload a military storehouse somewhere ,but often such donations are not recognized as food by many ,but I think these peoples we have helped many times in the past.
Why is it that the same people who use science to convince you of Global Warming,refuse DNA Science that proves you are male or female.

Government solves few problems that it does not first create.

Stop complaining about life and start Celebrating it .

I've reached the age where there is little left to learn the hard way.

If you had only one year,one month,or one day...Would you live your life differently?

Radios are pointless without someone trained to use them.