re: Trump goes after CNN again on Twitter - Trauma14 on 6/27/17 at 8:50 am
[quote]He's the President of the United States and he is completely obsessed with a TV news network. Sad![/quote] Not sad. Those guys historically control the dialogue in this country and if they have it out for you then you're screwed. Trump has flipped the script. It's brilliant. I wish Rand...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Home Depot about to be sued. False advertising - Trauma14 on 6/22/17 at 3:02 pm
The lawyers, accusers, and reporters are not men right? What kind of idiot goes through life not knowing nominal vs actual lumber dimensions?...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Any desk workers make the switch to a standing desk? - Trauma14 on 6/22/17 at 11:04 am
Several guys in my office have bought these uplift desks. I will be making the switch sometime this year. They all love it. [link=(http://www.upliftdesk.com/)]Uplift Desk Website[/link]...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Pocket Knives - What Brand/Model Do You Carry? - Trauma14 on 6/20/17 at 3:23 pm
CRKT - M16 [img]https://www.crkt.com/pub/media/catalog/product/cache/1/image/beff4985b56e3afdbeabfc89641a4582/h/t/httpimages.salsify.comimageuploads--ylexlpkw--c_padw_1840h_824fl_clip.png8fiideg3i88pdwecxxcnq.png[/img] ...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Philadelphia unveiled new gay pride flag to include LGBT people of color - Trauma14 on 6/13/17 at 2:03 pm
That vertical white seam on the flag represents the white man binding them together as slaves. ...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Olivia Matte pleads NOT guilty - Trauma14 on 6/2/17 at 1:56 pm
[quote]Just because she pleads not guilty at the arraignment doesn't mean that it's going to trial. This just opens negotiations for a plea deal. This happens more often than not in criminal cases.[/quote] Agreed. If she plead guilty, then the judge would move to sentencing . With not guilty plea...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Larger copper line on my outside AC was frozen yesterday...advice? - Trauma14 on 6/1/17 at 9:15 am
Leak in pipe or low freon. Bust out about $800 and get that fixed. ETA: Also, turn it off. Turn fan on if you want but keep the compressor off and let it thaw. They can't work on it while frozen. ...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)
re: Good ole' A/C thread (Help me mentally prepare thy anus) - Trauma14 on 6/1/17 at 8:36 am
I paid $15k for 3 split systems. 2ea-3 tons and 1ea-2 tons. Bought Lennox Elite Series. Included resealing all the duct and adding dampers. I got a discount and would probably have paid 18-19k for similar work. ...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Why does construction take so long? - Trauma14 on 6/1/17 at 8:31 am
The low bid philosophy is a major cause. Good and cheap is slow. Also, planning/development cycle is always expedited which causes too many changes and indecisiveness causes delays. I am a PM for a design/build general contractor. We have built 2 million sqft distribution centers in 9 months an...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)
re: A/C Question - Trauma14 on 5/31/17 at 10:55 am
[quote]This home is on a slab[/quote] You will have a more significant cost than 2-3K for switching to a package unit. You home is ducted already for a split system. Your main trunk line and plenum starts in the attic. I don't know of any way to get the air from the package unit outside int...
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re: A/C Question - Trauma14 on 5/31/17 at 10:42 am
I'm a little confused. You want to switch to a new split system or packaged unit? Package unit will require a home built on a crawl space and ducting will need to be added below the home and registers placed in the floor or ducted into a wall up to elevation. ...
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re: U.S. Begins Providing Weapons To Syrian Kurds - Trauma14 on 5/31/17 at 9:13 am
[quote]Selling more guns to the Middle East has always been a productive and effective remedy for their problems, so I'm glad we are staying the course [/quote] The Kurdish people are the closest thing we have to a Muslim ally in the ME. I would back them in a heart beat. I wish they could gain...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Discrimination is okay with Trump' s appointed Secretary of Education - Trauma14 on 5/25/17 at 3:32 pm
[quote]Can you name one school that has refused to educate a child for being disabled? [/quote] I could name hundreds. My wife is a special education attorney and sues schools for not properly education children with special needs. Shoving them all in a special education classroom with a gym tea...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Discrimination is okay with Trump' s appointed Secretary of Education - Trauma14 on 5/25/17 at 2:34 pm
Devos is an idiot and is out of her element, but she did say there are other federal protections that prevent voucher programs from discriminating. Federal IDEA laws, ADA laws, Title IX, Civil Rights, etc... List goes on. I saw a woman who is terrible under pressure and doesn't know what she i...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)
re: Why do Arab countries hate us? - Trauma14 on 5/25/17 at 11:00 am
[quote]We weren't killing anybody and Mexicans aren't typically skilled labor. We helped them in their industry by teaching them. [/quote] No one is arguing the countries didn't receive benefit from our presence, but we have no say in how our actions are perceived by others in those countries. ...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Why do Arab countries hate us? - Trauma14 on 5/25/17 at 9:38 am
[quote]Huh?Without oil revenues and the help of western engineers most of region would be destitute. There's never been a region in world history that's benefited more from oil exploration.[/quote] The leaders of the ME countries didn't necessarily start hating us, but the lower class and rel...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)
re: Why do Arab countries hate us? - Trauma14 on 5/25/17 at 8:36 am
Because Truman became BFF with Turkey and invited them into NATO, pissing off other ME countries. Then divided the land b/t Israel and Palestine. Then Eisenhower had the CIA and military interfere with Iran, Lebanese and Egypt politics. Then Kennedy, Then Johnson, etc... Essentially, 20 ...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (2)
re: Minnesota Bill Against Genital Mutilation Faces Opposition - Trauma14 on 5/25/17 at 8:08 am
I haven't read the bill or the entire article, but this isolated commented seems pretty reasonable to me... [quote]argue that the legislation carries overly harsh punishment and unintended consequences, including the possibility that newcomers from countries where genital cutting is widespread wo...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)
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