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    Kate Atkinson's "A God in Ruins" was magnificent....

    Kate Atkinson's "A God in Ruins" was magnificent. It's a sort of a companion piece to her last novel ("Life After Life") but can certainly be read alone. Wonderful.

    Stephenson's "Seveneves" was so...
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    Parade this morning, then checking out all the...

    Parade this morning, then checking out all the community booths in the park. Wading in Ashland Creek, listening to the bands and reading of the Declaration of Independence, a small picnic.
    Back...
  3. Seriously?

    Seriously?
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    Hi Jenna, and wecome to the forum!

    Hi Jenna, and wecome to the forum!
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    Congratulations on your downsizing and ingenious...

    Congratulations on your downsizing and ingenious storage ideas!

    It sounds like putting your stuff in storage served as sort of an "out box," allowing you time to detach yourself from some stuff...
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    CathyA - is the geothermal loop the same thing as...

    CathyA - is the geothermal loop the same thing as a heat pump?
  7. My neighbor had severe anxiety from BCP. She then...

    My neighbor had severe anxiety from BCP. She then developed some severe (life-threatening) side effects and was taken off. She didn't realize the pill was causing her anxiety until she got off them -...
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    I think there may be a slight correction going...

    I think there may be a slight correction going on, where Democrats actually start living up to their populist credo. The Republicans have become (some of them) more socially liberal.

    Without...
  9. Thread: Printers

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    My dh got a free HP inkjet printer/scannerwhen he...

    My dh got a free HP inkjet printer/scannerwhen he bought a computer several years ago. It works fine. and I don't print so much that the ink is really an issue. It comes in handy when I need to print...
  10. I have a really old iBook that I use only for...

    I have a really old iBook that I use only for writing - no internet disruption.

    It has one USB port, so I can save my writing and transfer it to a more up-to-date machine. For simple word...
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    Oh, me too! My garden is primarily...

    Oh, me too!

    My garden is primarily experimental this year. New climate, new soil, new pests - well, lots of mistakes and opportunities for learning!

    I'm still trying to figure out how to get...
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    Thanks for all your replies! I have stopped...

    Thanks for all your replies!

    I have stopped running the fan as it is just not cooling off at night (it's around 1am now and 82 outside.) It struck me that having the fan on is similar to running...
  13. Another vote for Costco!

    Another vote for Costco!
  14. Oh, that's terrible! I just hate these...

    Oh, that's terrible! I just hate these accidents...I replay them in my head, thinking "if I just had that one minute to do over..."

    For what it's worth, I found a walking frame to be much easier...
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    Staying cool - AC, etc.

    Still loving our new home in Ashland, but temps are predicted to be over 100 for the next couple of weeks! I'm not used to that kind of heat - huge adjustment! - and this is the first time I've had...
  16. That used to happen to me when I was working full...

    That used to happen to me when I was working full time. Nothing like being in Hawaii with a bad case of strep throat :(
    It seems to have gone away since I've been working part-time.
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    I'm reading "Seveneves" by Neal Stephenson....

    I'm reading "Seveneves" by Neal Stephenson. Almost 900 pages, and way too much techie detail than necessary for telling the story. Still, I'm enjoying it. It is about a future where the moon is hit...
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    Ha! I can't believe you caught that! Awesome...

    Ha! I can't believe you caught that! Awesome photography, Cathy!
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    Those really are good neighbors! That's great to...

    Those really are good neighbors! That's great to hear.
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    Huzzah! This is the first I hear about it -...

    Huzzah!
    This is the first I hear about it - excellent news Rob!
  21. Well, I'm pleased about the decision :)

    Well, I'm pleased about the decision :)
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    What is a bamboo deer chaser? I think I need one.

    What is a bamboo deer chaser? I think I need one.
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    Awakenedsoul - I'm glad your mom is now in peace....

    Awakenedsoul - I'm glad your mom is now in peace. (((hugs)))

    When my mom died she still had 5 cars, though she hadn't driven in years. My parents had a penchant for rare and finicky cars that cost...
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    I thought the encyclical was brilliant, blunt,...

    I thought the encyclical was brilliant, blunt, and very clear.
    I wish other world leaders would stand up for the truth, and for the very poor who are suffering the most from our wastefulness.
  25. Thread: BAE

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    I've seen it used as shorthand for "Before Anyone...

    I've seen it used as shorthand for "Before Anyone Else," as in "I liked Game of Thrones BAE."
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