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NutPopper

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Message Posted: Jan 31, 2002 9:37:23 PM

Pull up a chair, snap your fingers, "double latte" and lets hear whats on your mind. Gripes, comments, compliments, complaints, ideas? Lets get them out in the open and see if we can relate, have some fun, come to conclusions maybe, who knows.
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MrGasGuy
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Message Posted: Sep 16, 2014 11:40:39 AM

Good Morning Folks !

"National Play-Doh Day" ... everyone join in, you know you want to.

A fruit smoothie please, Bunny
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jayrad1957
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Message Posted: Sep 16, 2014 9:32:45 AM

102 here yesterday. Another hot one in store.

Have a good day all!
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soutxed
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Message Posted: Sep 16, 2014 8:45:03 AM

Good Morning,

Road trip in the rain today. BIL involved in auto accident last week, has no vehicle and needs to go to body shop (50 miles away)to sign papers. Not sure why he did not select a shop close to his home.

Dark Roast coffee today. Tamales for everyone.
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CGrover
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Message Posted: Sep 16, 2014 8:21:22 AM

Good morning Handi, and everybuddy else coming in the day after Monday. Fun times last night, even tho the ride was cancelled, due to the rain and the trail being too wet to ride. Late night.

Have a great day everybuddy!
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Handiman
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Message Posted: Sep 16, 2014 7:37:17 AM

mornin all

have a great day

handi
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jayrad1957
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Message Posted: Sep 15, 2014 9:28:18 AM

Morning all!
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soutxed
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Message Posted: Sep 15, 2014 9:21:14 AM

Good Morning,

Cowboys win, so good weekend.

Rain again Sunday, but not as bad as Saturday. More rain expected today.

Bank meeting this morning.

Coffee on the deck this morning.
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CGrover
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Message Posted: Sep 15, 2014 8:39:28 AM

Good morning Handi and everybuddy else coming in for Monday. Had a fabulous weekend, went to a trail across town with MrsCG and two friends, rode 11.5 miles, and grilled after in the parking lot. This trail is MrsCG's new favorite trail. Too bad it is a 50 minute drive. Sun I rode the local trail two fast laps before football. Packers win! They started out terrible, but picked it up for a 31-24 win!

sout, glad to hear you are feeling better. That sounds like a lot of rain.

Splinter, ya gotta do what ya gotta do. MrsCG says she isn't turning on the furnace until Oct. I will not hold her to it. She did turn on her electric heater in her office one day last week.

Handi, bummer about the Riders.

Dad was in the hospital overnight Fri. He was diagnosed with pheumonia, and plorisy. They had planned on going in a removing the liquid, but changed their minds Sat am. He was released and at home, and feeling better.

Have a GREAT day everybuddy!
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MrGasGuy
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Message Posted: Sep 15, 2014 8:39:26 AM

Good Morning Folks !

"Felt Hat Day" ... who thinks these up?

Coffee please, Bunny.
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Handiman
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Message Posted: Sep 15, 2014 7:54:27 AM

mornin all

the RIDERs had an epic fail yesterday

have a great day

handi
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soutxed
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Message Posted: Sep 14, 2014 11:53:42 AM

Good Morning

Seven inches of rain over the last two days. We needed it but nothing getting done outside. Yard is way too muddy.

Superstition. Cowboys are going to lose again b/c they can't beat anybody.

Gotta go. Coffee on the run
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Handiman
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Message Posted: Sep 14, 2014 10:36:43 AM

mornin all

Game day

PLaying Hamilton possible 8 game win streak

have a great day

handi
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MrGasGuy
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Message Posted: Sep 14, 2014 9:36:36 AM

Good Morning Folks !

"National Cream Filled Donut Day" ... a baker's dozen for the regulars.

Coffee to go please, Bunny.

[Edited by: MrGasGuy at 9/14/2014 9:39:27 AM EST]
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wmsbgolfer
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Message Posted: Sep 14, 2014 12:44:54 AM

Got the door installed. Just have the painting left to complete.

*Leaving fresh donuts for the early regulars*
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Handiman
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Message Posted: Sep 13, 2014 11:19:02 AM

mornin all

nope, can't and won't defy

have a great day all

handi
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MrGasGuy
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Message Posted: Sep 13, 2014 11:08:56 AM

Good Morning Folks !

"Defy Superstition Day" ... if you dare..........

Coffee please, Bunny.
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jayrad1957
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Message Posted: Sep 13, 2014 10:38:52 AM

Morning all!
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soutxed
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Message Posted: Sep 13, 2014 9:17:36 AM

Good Morning

Rained last night and still raining this morning.

Had planed an easy day at home knowing this weather was coming, but plans are changing.

Everyone have a safe and pleasant weekend.
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wmsbgolfer
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Message Posted: Sep 13, 2014 12:47:33 AM

No need for the furnace yet.

Splinter, better play some golf while you still can!lol

CGRO, have fun.

*Leaving fresh donuts for the early regulars*
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MrGasGuy
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Message Posted: Sep 12, 2014 4:35:35 PM

Good Afternoon Folks !

"Chocolate Milk Shake Day" ... may I save mine for a warmer day?

We have had our furnace on for two nights now.

I'd like a blanket for a nap in the hammock please, Bunny
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Splinter
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Message Posted: Sep 12, 2014 12:45:47 PM

Turned on the furnace last night (sigh).
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soutxed
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Message Posted: Sep 12, 2014 10:28:19 AM

Good Morning,

Ended up at doctor with an eye infection. Gave me some OTC eye drops and I feel better this morning.

Suppose to rain all weekend (2-4 inches). Big HS football game tonight, but at least I sit in a dry press box.

Coffee and omelet to get get me through the day.
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CGrover
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Message Posted: Sep 12, 2014 8:43:09 AM

Good morning everybuddy, welcome to Friday. Got the groceries with all sorts of coupons last night, save 22%, and shouldn't have to go back for a while, cept for the dairy and produce stuffs. Sunday is the boat cruise my mom won at the Diabetes GALA auction. It is out of Treasure Island Casino. 10 of us family members will be going. And, we should be able to get home in time for the Packer Jets game.

wmsb, well, that sounds good.

Have a GREAT day everybuddy!

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Handiman
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Message Posted: Sep 12, 2014 8:42:10 AM

mornin all

frost last night

hope you all have a great day

handi
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wmsbgolfer
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Message Posted: Sep 12, 2014 12:42:20 AM

Hope everyone took time to remember all of those who perished on that dreadful day thirteen years ago...

Got lucky and only need to replace only the front door and not the whole frame too. Supposed to rain most of the weekend so I hope it doesn't rain too hard.

*Leaving fresh donuts for the early regulars*
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MrGasGuy
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Message Posted: Sep 11, 2014 11:23:57 AM

Good Morning Folks !

"SEPTEMBER 11"

Coffee please, Bunny.
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soutxed
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Message Posted: Sep 11, 2014 9:48:24 AM

Good Morning,

Another routine day, not attacks and no reporters.

Remembering those lost on this day 13 years ago. Moment of silence.

Have a good day.

Coffee and doughnuts.
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jayrad1957
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Message Posted: Sep 11, 2014 9:37:15 AM

Morning all!
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Handiman
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Message Posted: Sep 11, 2014 8:58:26 AM

mornin all

cool and wet

have a great day

handi
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CGrover
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Message Posted: Sep 11, 2014 8:19:13 AM

Good morning everybuddy. Somber day today, 9-11. 43°F this morning. Nice commute tho.

sout, thanks for the breakfast taco!

MrGG, nine stitches?

Have a good day everybuddy!
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Splinter
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Message Posted: Sep 11, 2014 12:19:49 AM

I need to hold and fold a newspaper too. Little Splinter gets all of his news via the web, reading the micro print on his iPod.
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jayrad1957
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Message Posted: Sep 10, 2014 9:22:35 AM

Morning all!
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MrGasGuy
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Message Posted: Sep 10, 2014 8:54:20 AM

Good Morning Folks !

"Sewing Machine Day" ... "A stitch in time saves nine." ...Saves nine "what"?

We get home delivery of the newspaper 7 days a week and would miss a printed version.

Coffee and a taco from soutxed please, Bunny.
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soutxed
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Message Posted: Sep 10, 2014 8:44:15 AM

Good Morning,

Lunch with in-laws yesterday, a good time had by all as we celebrated a niece turning 40.

More rain for the weekend (of course).

Handi, just hang in there.

Fresh breakfast tacos for all.
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CGrover
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Message Posted: Sep 10, 2014 8:20:57 AM

Good morning Handi, and everybuddy else coming in for what us working people call hump day. Raining this am, so reset the alarm, and drove to the bus. Rain was coming down on the edge of doable biking for me, but it was too late, and there was a bit of wind... Thinking the off road group ride for tonite will be cancelled. Might get to go to Erik's annual Warehouse sale and get some bike stuffs on sale.

sout, sounds like a good call, to not talk to the reporter.

The paper that I subscribe to for Sunday only delivery, is pushing electronic versions, and send me emails now that they have given it to me. I have yet to look at it.

Handi, good to hear it could be worse. Hopefully it will get better. We should be getting some Fall temps for a few days now.

Have a GREAT day everybuddy!
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Handiman
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Message Posted: Sep 10, 2014 8:01:03 AM

mornin all

covered garden last night, at the moment it's 2C and our high is only going to be 10 and it isn't going to get any better any time soon --- FALL IS HERE

sou -- sore, but it could be worse, if the door would stop hitting me on the way out and my cats would learn to sleep on my right side things would be better --- but I can talk to both all day and neither listen to well -- as long as I don't lift my elbow to high, it's livable

a cup of good strong coffee Bunny

have a great day

handi
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wmsbgolfer
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Message Posted: Sep 10, 2014 12:24:57 AM

CGRO, installing the new front door this weekend.

*Leaving fresh donuts for the early regulars*
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MrGasGuy
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Message Posted: Sep 9, 2014 5:40:04 PM

Good Afternoon Folks !

"Teddy Bear Day" ... ahhhhhhhhhh

Save me a seat for me for Happy Hour please, Bunny.
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soutxed
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Message Posted: Sep 9, 2014 9:59:48 AM

Good Morning,

Thanks, CG. A sports reporter from one of the TV stations tried to contact me, but I do not want this to become a news story. Nothing good would come of it.

Pardon Day, I could use that.

Our newspaper is delivered by an adult who drives his car. Considering going digital.

Handi, how are you feeling?

Coffee to go.
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CGrover
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Message Posted: Sep 9, 2014 8:15:26 AM

Good morning Handi, and everybuddy else coming in today. Had a good trail work session making new trail. Rain coming this afternoon/tonite.

sout, sorry to hear about the slamming.

I delivered the local paper, smaller than the Star Tribune, and it started as 3 days a week, and eventually went down to one day a week. I helped a guy with the Sunday big paper when he went on vacation. I didn't like doing that, because I usually couldn't ride my bike, because there were so many papers, and heavy, so I had to walk, and it took a long time.

wmsb, wonderful!!

Have a GREAT day everybuddy!
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Handiman
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Message Posted: Sep 9, 2014 8:00:54 AM

mornin all

MrGG-- we have a weekly locally, but a lot of people get the dailies from Regina or Saskatoon and we have 3 free advertising papers per week --- to have pick up boxes in our neighborhood and 1 delivered --- it's sad really used to have 4 people running around now like you said the 1 has a driver at times

hope you all have a great day

handi
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wmsbgolfer
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Message Posted: Sep 9, 2014 12:46:23 AM

CGRO, yes, they work.LOL

*Leaving fresh donuts for the early regulars*
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MrGasGuy
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Message Posted: Sep 8, 2014 4:58:02 PM

Good Afternoon Folks !

"Pardon Day" ... I could use a few.

Handiman
Minneapolis used to have morning and afternoon newspapers.
Now there is only a morning paper and not many people get home delivery.
Most carriers are now a adults driving their vehicles.

An hour in the hammock please, Bunny.
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soutxed
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Message Posted: Sep 8, 2014 8:59:16 AM

Good Morning,

CG, glad your Sunday went well. Ours started well at church, but went downhill from there. Asked a question about a local HS football player on twitter in response to a news story and got royally slamed by the player and the mother for putting out false information. (How is a question false info?). Then the Dallas Cowboys looked really bad.

At least there is more to life than sports. Headed to the gym then a church prayer time.

Strong coffee by the A/C.
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CGrover
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Message Posted: Sep 8, 2014 8:27:24 AM

Good morning Handi, and everybuddy else coming in today. WE had a fabulous weekend. Biked with the mrs Sat & Sun, rode the same trail with my eldest brother Sun also, completed a bunch of errands for MrsCG on Sat, and was able to make the wedding reception at a bike store for two biking friends. Their wedding day was spend on bikes all day, including getting married on a off road trail.

Handi, congrats to the Riders! Good to hear less pain.

wmsb, good job on the installations. Do they work?

Have a GREAT day everybuddy!
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Handiman
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Message Posted: Sep 8, 2014 7:54:36 AM

mornin all

Riders won yesterday, I don't know how, but they did YAY !!!

have a great day

handi
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wmsbgolfer
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Message Posted: Sep 8, 2014 12:28:11 AM

Got the openers and doors installed.

Steelers won and the Skins lost.

*Leaving fresh donuts for the early regulars*
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soutxed
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Message Posted: Sep 7, 2014 12:25:40 PM

Good Morning

Farmer's market had little, but we got a chocolate cake. Not sure how that ended up there.

Another hot day.

Handi, I never had a paper route. Most young people do not want to get up early , roll or wrap the paper and then deliver it.

Happy Sunday to everyone. Munedo for everyone, traditional Sunday meal in South Texas.
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Handiman
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Message Posted: Sep 7, 2014 9:45:54 AM

mornin all

little less pain so far (buy I just got outta bed)

ladi --- I became addicted to morphine, not a good thing

MrGG--- all 3 papers are crying for carriers --- to much work for to little pay and they can't be on their tech and walk at the same time I guess

have a great day all

handi
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Message Posted: Sep 7, 2014 3:35:44 AM

good morning gbcafers

Handi - that's horrible what happened. Sounds like your system does not like morphine. Maybe your allergic? Seems like they would have removed pain and not increased it from the surgery. I'll double up on the prayer time for you. We are all pulling for you to be better fast. Maybe a trailer trip without pain???
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