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  •               SHOT THAT WAS HEARD AROUND THE WORLD WAS FIRED AT THE OLD NORTH BRIDGE, CONCORD, MASS.              Our first revolution was ticked off by the British tax on tea.   After the war, one of the earl...
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    In Nashville, Tennessee, during the first week of January, 1996, more than 4,000 baseball coaches descended upon the Opryland Hotel for the 52nd annual American Baseball Coaches Association(ABCA) convention . While he waited in line to register with the hotel staff, he heard other more veteran coac...

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    Sargesbrat As kids, we all suspected the circle around the eye of the dog in the Our Gang comedies.   Went to great pains to get the facts.   Each day a young man would come to the studio and draw the circle around the dog's eye.  His name was Max Factor.
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      Sargesbrat I have GOT to get a life
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      retcolusa DID YOU KNOW?
      That Liberalism is a serious mental disorder?
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      Wolf <> Off topic... You two faring ok Terry ?, i've been noting portions of Texas getting quite hammered by Ma Nature/
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      Sargesbrat Wolf -- DID YOU KNOW that they are both so hammered all the time they have no way of knowing?
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      Wolf <> Hmmm, ok John... I've little doubt those publicly disparaged albeit presumptive humor might have a lil sumpin to say about that/
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      Sargesbrat Certainly hope not. All is in love. They are made of tougher stuff than that. I may be whistling past the graveyard when tossing out retributions for their disparagements of this innocent soul, but it is all in love.
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    armybratnoreen47 Yes Wolf, it was in quarters at Ft Richardson, Alaska 1963
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    armybratnoreen47 Thanks all, that was when I was 15 years old at Ft Richarson Alaska!  :)
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      retcolusa There are some Loadmaster/Riggers who have some 'splainin to do!
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      Sargesbrat Why didn't the first or second plane warn the others? The error appears to be in the SOP or equipment used if it occurred on three different planes. Was the problem identified in the article?
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      retcolusa One is an accident, but three stinks of sabotage.
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      Sargesbrat Hmmmm...always the detective. Those shorter straps flapping in the wind could be the cut ends. Any way you can expect followup info?
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    JuJu Lee, how is Carla doing?
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    retcolusa I have admired Gary Sinise's work for veterans for a long time.  He's the real deal.  He doesn't do this for the publicity because this ain't popular in Hollywood.  There is a special place in heaven for Gary.  He will be God's V.A. Secretary.  God bless ...  more
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      Wolf <> By all indication of deeds done and conduct he's a good man with head & heart in the right place... All the prerequisites to be either feared or disliked by West Coast flakes & politico's/
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    CBognerThe Cars our Families Drove Overseas: My dad shipped our blue Pontiac Bonneville over there.  It had a big "nose" that stuck out in front and was so large.  There were streets in villages we had to back out of, because we didn't fit.  We drove it through France to Spain to a small b...  more
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      Sargesbrat "When in Rome..."
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    Ritan Hello everyone, thank you for the welcome.
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      Sargesbrat Some units still use the .45. Just ask a Seal. The proposal of replacing one fine gun with another fine gun of the same caliber reeks of fish. Would like to see the opinion of the guys kicking down the doors. They should get whatever they want.
      • April 14
    • Jimi
      retcolusa 9MM has proven to be an inadequate caliber in combat. It just does not have the knock down power needed in a combat round when you are facing fanatical opponents. We learned this lesson in the Philippines with the Moros, and now we've had to re-learn it...  more
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      Sargesbrat Yep, if that's what they want, they should have it.
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      Jimi I think as far as knock-down cap, the 1911s have it; I think the appeal of the glock is probably the light weight for carrying.
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      JuJu Glocks can be too big for women....I have small hands, so I carry a Kel-Tec. Small, but deadly.
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    Roberta Wanted to let people know I have not been at the chat because at the moment Gerald has Friday nights off. Since he works 70 hours a week and only gets one night off, I been spending it with him. Miss you guys.
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    bratdawn Happy Sunday, and Siblings day Brother and Sister Brats! Got Water? lol Our Septic/Plumbing system having major issues. Going to have to dig into my brat days to get through this. Hose works, so wash hair outside, bring in pot of water to heat up for PTA ...  more
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      Wolf <> Had that problem May of last year, had the entire leach line renovated >> I do not envy the mess, expense or inconvenience bd even if i do stand when i "gee whizz"... The old throw-back porta-pot pulled out of my "75" Chevy Van came in right handy/
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      Roberta Dawn, I feel for you. Had that problem in a house I rented when I lived in the mountains. It can be an expensive mess. Hope it all gets worked out very soon.
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      JuJu We had similar a couple of months ago....a real pain.
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      Sargesbrat What do you mean guys are lucky? We are the ones that have to dig the holes...and fill them back up.
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    natlandDecommissioned Posts and Bases: Chip Land looking for info, pictures of Old Naval Base near Hutchinson Kansas.  Lived there 1954-1957 right before it closed? 
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    Vann Sorry about my not being able to participate very long at the Brat Chats the last few weeks. I've been battling a pinched nerve affecting my right arm and upper back. It's slowly getting better, but has a ways to go.
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      JuJu Hope you feel better soon... We were not at the chat tonight because both of my sons and their families are here.
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      Sargesbrat You know where you could get a good Swedish massage?
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      Roberta Vann, you should have called me. Homeopathic Hypericum works wonders on damaged and pinched nerves. I have a pinched nerve in my head, they pinched a nerve when putting the scull back in palce. They wanted to go in and do surgery to fix the problem, but I...  more
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      Roberta meant place not palce.
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      Jimi Ouch. Had an issue with that back in 2011. Couldn't do squat for 3 months, but it did gradually get better. Hope you're okay brother
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