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re: Bergdahl committing new crimes with statements - northshorebamaman
[quote]No doubt. Just thinking that absent a declaration of war, what determines if someone is an enemy?[/quote] ROE would be my guess. When we've taken the time to write up rules on how to kill someone, I think they can logically be referred to as the enemy....
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re: Couple gets lost in national park, man kills her then himself after they ran out of water - northshorebamaman
[quote]With the right supplies and a little knowledge you can walk out of just about any place. Murder-suicide sounds fishy. [/quote] True but the national parks log hundreds of millions of visits per year and a lot of the visitors (probably the majority) have little wilderness knowledge or trainin...
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re: Tough week for us... - northshorebamaman
[quote] Kiss your kids. We never know when it is the last opportunity.[/quote] This is a message that is always worth repeating. Sorry for your loss....
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re: Couple gets lost in national park, man kills her then himself after they ran out of water - northshorebamaman
Not much detail in the story. Could have been injured or intoxicated or who knows what. Can't assume much from the info in the OP....
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re: Couple gets lost in national park, man kills her then himself after they ran out of water - northshorebamaman
Which has absolutely nothing to do with pointing out that it isn't odd to carry a gun on a hike. ...
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re: Couple gets lost in national park, man kills her then himself after they ran out of water - northshorebamaman
[quote]I believe you'd be a fool not to carry one.[/quote] Exactly. There are people on this site that have started threads about carrying while they mow the lawn and all the sudden everyone thinks it's strange to take a gun on a remote hike?...
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re: The Marine Corps Marathon - northshorebamaman
[quote] join a local club and start running.[/quote] Nah, it fricks with my smoking....
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re: Couple gets lost in national park, man kills her then himself after they ran out of water - northshorebamaman
[quote] I would be bulletless pretty soon if I was living off the land for three months. Seems kinda fishy[/quote] Just because they were found after 3 months doesn't mean they were alive for three months....
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re: Who wins a street fight between a navy seal and a pro fighter - northshorebamaman
[quote]"There has been a navy seal try UFC and he got his arse kicked in low level fights " A Russian navy seal. Not quite the same comrade.[/quote] Brandon Wolff was an American SEAL. He went 7-6....
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re: Top Advertiser Papa Johns Warns NFL Pizza Sales Are Dropping During Games - northshorebamaman
[quote]In fairness to the NFL, maybe people have just wised up and stopped ordering that nasty shite Papa John's calls pizza. [/quote] It's crazy how far they've fallen. They were good 20 years ago....
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re: Bergdahl committing new crimes with statements - northshorebamaman
[quote] That the Taliban was more honest than the US Army[/quote] Oh ok, thought he may have said some more stuff....
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re: Spurious: McCain on Five Deferment Don - northshorebamaman
[quote]My deceased father-in-law was a Korean POW for 38 months.[/quote] That's longer than the damn war was. He get caught on the first day?...
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re: Couple gets lost in national park, man kills her then himself after they ran out of water - northshorebamaman
[quote]It is Very unusual, probably 99% of hikers out west are unarmed,[/quote] Maybe on the little 1.5 mile loops you can take from the road but I do fairly remote hikes several times a year and it's not uncommon to see people carrying, definitely way more than 1%. I do it myself because I have ki...
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re: The Great Ape may have originated in Europe, not Africa as previously thought - northshorebamaman
[quote]A European Swallow could easily grip it.[/quote] An African swallow maybe, but not a European swallow, that's my point....
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re: Is there any way to find out if a house is Section 8? - northshorebamaman
[quote]. But I'm pretty sure Section 8 has a max on what they'll pay which is around 7 to 800 dollars a month.[/quote] Probably adjusted for cost of living. I know they'll pay at least double that here....
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re: What should we do about the homeless problem? - northshorebamaman
[quote] What should we do about the homeless problem? I've suggested in the past we round up all the homeless in the major cities and bus them out to the rural Midwest and dump them there to start their new lives, or drop them off in Puerto Rico, Guam, and the other outlying territories of the Emp...
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re: Do You Consider a Verbal Invite as a "Must Attend" Invite? - northshorebamaman
[quote]Anyone else just click on this cretin's threads and just scroll down before it loads past the wall of text you know is going to be there to see the amount of downvotes?[/quote] No need to scroll for me. OP downvotes appear at the top of the OP....
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re: Oh tip nazis of the OT - northshorebamaman
Believe me, I share your disdain for the whole practice. I also like the European model and I actually prefer the style of service over there. Too many of them hover on you here....
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re: Oh tip nazis of the OT - northshorebamaman
[quote] Why tip at all?[/quote] In case I go back. They still expect their tips....
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