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Anchor weight / chain length for your boat - jpggpj
Curious what most people use as far as chain length and weight of anchors. I have about 5' chain attached to 9# fluke style anchor on a 22ft bayboat. It does fine but have experienced it slipping in the surf with rollers and stiff wind. I have a power-pole that I mostly use but sometimes have to go...
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re: Jameson vs Jamison - jpggpj
If you want people to pronounce it "Jame-son" then spell it Jameson. . If you want people to pronounce it "Jamie-son" then spell it Jamison. ...
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re: tree huggers trying to round up all the Roundup - jpggpj
[quote]The only study we are aware of that was a realistic assessment of the long-term effects of GM Roundup®-Ready corn and soy feed on mammals was the study by Séralini et al.[/quote] You seem like you follow this pretty closely but wasn't that the study that was retracted due to questionable t...
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re: Purchasing tires online and having them installed - jpggpj
[quote]They didn't resent you for not buying their tires? I can see why bringing them to be installed wouldn't be a problem but having them sent there from a cheaper place, I could see them being pissy about it. [/quote] Not at all. I even paid for the mounting of the tires on the website at th...
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re: Purchasing tires online and having them installed - jpggpj
Most of the time the site you use to order tires will have an option for you to pick a place near you to do it. I had my tires delivered to a firestone near me. When they got them they called me and scheduled an installation. Very convenient. ...
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re: I just started vacation, and my wife just allowed her sister - jpggpj
[quote]So the bad guy I am[/quote] You will be ok Yoda. ...
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re: Who is at fault in this accident? - jpggpj
Apparently this has already been discussed here. Seems like more evidence supporting Driver A to be at fault. [link=(http://www.tigerdroppings.com/rant/o-t-lounge/louisiana-traffic-law-and-left-turns-question/49416566/)]LINK[/link]...
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re: Who is at fault in this accident? - jpggpj
[quote]Regardless of whether it's a safe move by driver A, it's still Driver B's fault. [/quote] I was told by a friend who is a police officer about this same situation. If the section of road that Driver A was turning left on is marked as a DO NOT PASS (solid yellow line) then Driver B is at f...
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re: Anybody ever use "Name Your Price" option on Priceline - jpggpj
[quote]I used to get rooms at the intercontinental and the renaissance for like 35 bucks in 2009-2012[/quote] Thanks. I just tried $75 but it didn't go. I'm sure the day of the week and what is going on in the city during that time come into play. After I tried once, it tells me I either have ...
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Anybody ever use "Name Your Price" option on Priceline - jpggpj
Looking to get a room on a Saturday night in New Orleans next month. Trying to get the French Quarter or Warehouse District area. Was curious if anyone had any success using the Name Your Price option and how cheap have you gotten rooms in the past....
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re: Possible armadillo problem help - jpggpj
[quote]So sorry. I saw them again at 3am today on my way to work and made the post at work. I'll get right on the pics when I get home in an hour.[/quote] Pics or no pics..... you def got armadillos tearing up your garden. ...
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re: Possible armadillo problem help - jpggpj
An armadillo will dig multiple small holes when searching for food. They will absolutely tear up a yard with quarter to silver dollar sized holes. If you see a hole about the diameter of their body then you have a bigger issue because they burrowing. But what you are seeing is them digging for food....
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re: Driving 75 mph in the left lane minding your own business - jpggpj
[quote]I don't think you follow [/quote] [quote]I'm saying i'm not going to get out of the left lane if I'm going ~80 mph and passing people in the passing lane just because someone wants to go 90 mph [/quote] [quote]I'm the person you hate who keeps his cruise control on 80 and doesn't acknow...
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re: Driving 75 mph in the left lane minding your own business - jpggpj
[quote]nope if you're passing people, you are in the correct lane. Not my fault someone else wants to pass at a faster speed. [/quote] Traveling and passing two different things. You cannot constantly be passing traffic in the right lane. ...
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re: Driving 75 mph in the left lane minding your own business - jpggpj
[quote] frantically switched lanes because of a fricking park ranger[/quote] I was referring to the part where it seems you implied you weren't going to switch had you known it was not a cop. If that wasn't the intention of your post then you should work on getting your thoughts across better....
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re: Driving 75 mph in the left lane minding your own business - jpggpj
[quote]Thanks dad[/quote] Post like a child, get talked to like a child....
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re: Driving 75 mph in the left lane minding your own business - jpggpj
[quote]you notice a car closing in fast on you[/quote] Regardless of whether it has lights on its roof or if it's a Prius.....this is the exact time you move your slower moving vehicle to the right lane. Whether you are traveling at 50, 60, or 80; if you have a car gaining on you while you're in...
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re: What paperwork do I need to legally buy a used boat? - jpggpj
You just need to verify with W&F that it is registered to the person who is selling it. It may not be listed as stolen but just make sure the name it is registered to is the seller on your bill of sale....
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re: Louisiana High School Baseball 2017 - jpggpj
The higher seeded team always plays at home. ...
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re: Laplace side spillway launch - jpggpj
It's very short. Not sure how big a boat you got but it's very short before the drop off. Be cautious during low tide especially if you have a large boat. ...
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