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re: What years were trucks sold with the dealership name in the bumper? - piratedude
when trucks were considered utility vehicles, they came from the factory without rear bumpers. the dealer installed on if you wanted it. i don't recall when bumpers became factory equipment, but it may have had something to do with highway safety regs on 5mph bumpers....
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re: Knob & Tube wiring - piratedude
my home was built in 1945 and has mostly knob and tube. i bought it in 2004 and State Farm insures it without a problem. ...
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re: Wife just had 2nd child and he is a big one. - piratedude
gestational diabetes. that kid lived in a candy store for 9 months....
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re: Circle Blade Sound coming from Rear of Truck - piratedude
if it is coming from the left side, rather than the center, it could be a wheel bearing. jack up the truck and spin the wheels while listening for noise. lift or wiggle each wheel to see if it will move. ...
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re: Owner of FedEx gambled company's last 5k to keep doors open (1971)... - piratedude
i heard that story from a econ professor at nlu back in the day. his take on it was that Las Vegas had a very strong interest in maintaining a method of shipping large quantities of currency that would not subject them to governmental control of the packages or the content. his view was that it wa...
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re: Memphis Funeral Home Offers Drive-Thru Visitation - piratedude
Janelle retained old milwaukee and twinkies....
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re: what is the answer to this facebook math problem? - piratedude
96 1st number times 2nd number, then add first number to the result 8x11=88+8=96 i showed my work. do i get points even if wrong?...
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re: Uninsured motorist bodily injury coverage - piratedude
FYI, you are not required to be in your car when injured for UM to provide coverage. it covers when someone causes injury to you with a car through their fault and they don't have any/enough insurance. you can be asleep in your bed and get hit by a drunk driver and UM provides coverage....
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re: Spinoff: Dumbest Thing You've Heard a Coach Say - piratedude
west monroe high school in the 60's. deaf old coach riser was coaching football. on 4th down, the quarterback stays in to punt and muffs it. on the sideline coach grabs the qb and the punter each by a facemask and screams at the qb "you shoulda known to come out" and screams at the punter "and yo...
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re: Surrendering car plates and dropping insurance question - piratedude
sorry for your loss. louisiana has a new procedure that allows you to cancel the plate online and destroy the plate. you no longer must go to the dmv to turn it in. cancel it and get confirmation before you drop insurance....
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re: Calling on OT Lawyers - piratedude
If the court order says she gets the car in the divorce and that she will pay the note, then he can rule her in for contempt for failure to pay the note....
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re: Grandparent Jealousy over time spent with Grandkid? - piratedude
we had/have similar problems. son lives 9 hours away, 10 minutes from wife's family. it's not enough that crazy m-i-l sees the kid every day, she does everything in her power to keep us from seeing the kids. ...
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re: All this technology and hooking up a dryer is still the worst thing ever - piratedude
[link=(https://www.amazon.com/Whirlpool-4396037RP-Inch-Vent-Periscope/dp/B001AAEG6S/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1482190386&sr=8-1&keywords=0-18+in+dryer+periscope)]periscope offset vent[/link] i got one of these, screwed it to the back of the dryer to meet the vent outlet exactly and pushed it against...
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re: Has anyone here ever installed their own residential windows? - piratedude
easy to do. flash well, make sure it is level/plumb before final nailing....
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re: Spinoff: Shortest Marriage Duration - piratedude
west monroe guy in the 60's gets married, goes on the honeymoon. the next weekend he's single again. she got home from the honeymoon and went home to mom. 1 week?...
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re: Headaches after one drink (maybe two) - piratedude
i had that experience about 15 years ago. the hangover would start before i finished the first frozen margarita and it would last for days. switched to gin and tonic, and a few others. had a regular medical checkup and discovered i'd caught the sugars. lost a bunch of weight and quit alcohol ent...
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re: Does suicide= hell? - piratedude
in christianity, i have heard various answers. the first i heard was that killing is a sin, and since you're dead, you cannot ask for and receive foregiveness. go to hell. another theory is that there is an age of accountability, before which you are guaranteed heaven. some say 21-25. what if...
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re: Choosing the fastest checkout lane at the grocery store - piratedude
checks are ok, but dammit, pull it out of your purse and fill it out while your stuff is being rung up. some people act like having to pay for stuff comes as a total surprise. have your card in your hand ready to pay....
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re: Fake trees - who's made the move? - piratedude
when my kids were teens, their youth group collected christmas trees and had a bonfire with them. when i saw the flash of a dry tree instantly reduced bare limbs, i decided i would never have a live tree in my house again. ...
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re: What Are the Chances to Transfer into LSU Law from Southern Law? - piratedude
[quote]I've heard LSU has only taken one transfer in its entire long and storied history and that was one John Randall Trahan[/quote] Randy transferred from Harvard i believe, but LSU standards were much lower then. today? not sure. I believe Linda Law Clark was #1 in her class at SLU and tr...
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