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    This happens to my wife all the time. Cashiers...

    This happens to my wife all the time. Cashiers who can't do simple math. They look at you like you're the one confused.
    We have a friend whose 15 year old daughter, an honor student, couldn't read...
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    That's some story Stan. Poor Squeakie.

    That's some story Stan. Poor Squeakie.
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    Sorry, that's the one thing my 4 remotes haven't...

    Sorry, that's the one thing my 4 remotes haven't done. Mine act up, but it usually comes down to just unplugging the batteries from the mother board or putting a new lithium battery in the...
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    [QUOTE=swliszka;1339520]Life is an "unfair"...

    [QUOTE=swliszka;1339520]Life is an "unfair" competition.



    For a second I thought you were talking about Retriever Field Trials.
  5. Did anyone really believe they were going to add...

    Did anyone really believe they were going to add 30 some odd MILLION people to Health Care and no one would have to pay for it?? ACA came along, we lost the policy we were happy with, and my rates...
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    I don't know anything about a FSA, but I know...

    I don't know anything about a FSA, but I know there's a serious problem in the welfare system. A young man I know worked as a mechanic for a friend of mine. He was being paid over $20 an hour with...
  7. If you want to read something that can shed some...

    If you want to read something that can shed some light on why that is, you should google an article written by Nicholas Kristof for the NY TImes in 1995. The article's not about the rape of Nanking,...
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    It's fun to check your guess's at distance every...

    It's fun to check your guess's at distance every once in a while. I think my rangefinder was around 120 bucks, and my kids were happy to hear about something I'd like to have for Christmas.
    My 550...
  9. Not unnoticed Bon, disgusting. What about...

    Not unnoticed Bon, disgusting. What about Nanking and unit 731 if you want to discuss unnoticed?
  10. Sticky: I have got to buy a pair of those pretty color...

    I have got to buy a pair of those pretty color socks. Congratulations Howard and Lise.
    Walt
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    I can't remember, but wasn't Fort Hood a gun free...

    I can't remember, but wasn't Fort Hood a gun free zone when that murderer managed to shoot 30-40 people? That was in 2009. 6 years later and it's still possible to walk into a military facility and...
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    If you're want to use chemicals like Talstar or...

    If you're want to use chemicals like Talstar or Carbaryl (sevin), spend a few extra bucks and have a pro apply it.
    I haven't done tick sprays in a decade, but when we did, we were using Carbaryl and...
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    Along with the attempts he made to try and...

    Along with the attempts he made to try and disband the KKK, disapproving of what it was turning into.
    He was human, you can't defend what he did as a slave trader. But he was still an amazing...
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    This is the best response to a question that's...

    This is the best response to a question that's been asked several times on the forum.
    The dogs I see at trials today don't act any differently then FC AFC Megan Bren did 30 years ago. She excelled...
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    Love to train on it though, illegal or not. Walt

    Love to train on it though, illegal or not.
    Walt
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    Lanse Brown told me to try that a few years back....

    Lanse Brown told me to try that a few years back. I think it's excellent training and we do it whenever we can.
    Walt
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    I'm not catholic, my wife is, and Father...

    I'm not catholic, my wife is, and Father O'connell married us in St. Martha's church 28 years ago.
    Walt
  18. Doesn't Hillmann start using much higher...

    Doesn't Hillmann start using much higher intensities for corrections as the training becomes more advanced? I seem to remember him talking about correcting for no-goes with 4 or even 5 on a Tri...
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    You might not drop the dog Glen, but I bet it...

    You might not drop the dog Glen, but I bet it leaves a bad impression. It's a tough break, but I don't know what you can do about it. I believe what you said, in bold, mitigates any whistle change....
  20. At least your hand. Put it on your neck to see...

    At least your hand. Put it on your neck to see what the dog is really feeling.
    Most people are pretty casual about using 4 or 5's on their dogs without even testing the effect on their fingers, let...
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    What paperwork Stan? I've been buying birds for...

    What paperwork Stan? I've been buying birds for years, and I've never even thought of asking for anything from him to prove where they came from. And he's never offered.
    Walt
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    [QUOTE=KwickLabs;1316878]With Pounce, I started...

    [QUOTE=KwickLabs;1316878]With Pounce, I started using the camera often during training. When performing at full speed, you don't see the contortions a pup goes through . At times, these photos can...
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    double aught minstrel?? nah, that stinks. ...

    double aught minstrel?? nah, that stinks.
    you lucky stiff, pup couldn't be in better hands. best of luck..
    Walt
  24. Not sure I want to run wire where a dog could run...

    Not sure I want to run wire where a dog could run through it and rip it out of my release's anyway.
    It is interesting that there's enough power to do that if you wanted to though.
  25. No voltage drop from the resistance of such a...

    No voltage drop from the resistance of such a long run? I've done 15', never thought to use 30, didn't think it would work.
    Walt
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