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re: Texas Monthly: How a Small Hill Country Town Became a Hub for Traditional Country Music - TheCurmudgeon
I drive through Brady to and from my lease. Found that station last year. Yet another reason I'd like to move around there....
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re: Acoustic guitar purchase—-help needed - TheCurmudgeon
If size is an issue don't look at/get a dreadnaught, look for a 000 or an OM (orchestra model). a bit thinner/smaller...
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re: Black Bellied Whistler Ducks - TheCurmudgeon
[quote]I think this is the species of you kill one you can often call the group back in and kill more and more. Beautiful ducks just not real bright.[/quote] I wish they were here in the fall. I usually bring my duck call when I kayak fish Reggio in spring and summer just for the mexican squealer...
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re: Tort reformers--welcome to your week of jury duty... - TheCurmudgeon
[quote]quote: Why the people of this state voluntarily give up their rights so that insurance companies can make more money is beyond me. What rights are being given up?[/quote] I'd submit that lowering the jury threshold (in line with the other states) actually allows more people to exercise o...
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re: Kentucky cheerleading scandal - TheCurmudgeon
[quote]If I understand this story correctly, college aged adults did typical college shenanigans, including drinking, partying, and some nudity . No crime was committed. No harassment was cited in the article. Just some typical college shenanigans at a cheerleading conference. So, what do the...
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re: Tort reformers--welcome to your week of jury duty... - TheCurmudgeon
Louisiana's jury system is very different from most other states, many of which have ZERO or low jury thresholds. I just refuse to believe Louisiana got this right and the other states are doing it wrong....
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re: new low in attorney advertising - TheCurmudgeon
[quote]How do you even sleep knowing that every other professional thinks you're an absolute joke?[/quote] a- lawyer isn't a profession anymore, as evidenced by commercials like this one, the ones with cartoon talking dogs, and the ones with people holding up huge checks b- narcissism and mone...
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new low in attorney advertising - TheCurmudgeon
"from stuntwoman to bad a** attorney" commercials running on TV now. This is an atty who is involved in some of the 18 wheeler "accidents" the feds are investigating right now. what a joke. and the LSBA just keeps letting the race to the bottom of advertising continue unchecked. what a joke of...
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re: Here are the details of the lead tort reform bill for the upcoming session. - TheCurmudgeon
[quote]The bar guy, Scott Andrews, was an embarrassment. We really need to explode our bar assoc. and start over.[/quote] yep. from the article: "Scott Andrews, testifying in opposition to the ball for the Louisiana Bar Association, predicted that the bill could . . ." Why in the ever living F...
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re: Moslem radicals storm maternity hospital in Kabul, kill nurses, newborns and mothers - TheCurmudgeon
why is regular, everday behavior which is a tenet of that belief system referred to as "radical"?...
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re: 1961 Martin 00-18 -- the pics - TheCurmudgeon
Wow that's fantastic. Wonderful it stayed in the family....
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re: Decent read for the guitarists and bassists - TheCurmudgeon
Well my The Fret Shack shirt came in today, looks great, thanks!...
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re: Judge tells mom " you owe an apology to the elected officials" - TheCurmudgeon
[quote]When this COVID panic passes, I really hope the GOP takes a hard look at the laws in place that effectively give all these elected officials totalitarian power. The founding fathers intentionally wanted a weak government for this reason.[/quote] Founding fathers wanted a weak/limited [b]fe...
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re: Fellow Louisiana Bar Members, did you know LSBA has taken positions on 2020 Bills? - TheCurmudgeon
Gotta demand to see the calculations...
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re: Decent read for the guitarists and bassists - TheCurmudgeon
Paypal'd you, and email sent. Thanks...
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re: Does a tailing red always mean a feeding red? - TheCurmudgeon
Their nose is in the mud so won't see a fast lure. I keep a vortex shad rigged weedless w no or maybe 1/8 oz weight ready most times. Drop it in front and past them, almost dead-stick slow retrieve usually keeps it in their way so they see it....
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re: Decent read for the guitarists and bassists - TheCurmudgeon
Good for you. FYI, checked out your site to buy a t-shirt but didn't see any. Any in store? ...
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re: Fellow Louisiana Bar Members, did you know LSBA has taken positions on 2020 Bills? - TheCurmudgeon
[quote]I have one of the legislators fired up. He's looking at ways to start the push for a voluntary bar. [/quote] Further to that point, docs just have a small board, the LSBME to regulate and disclipline. Membership in the Louisiana State Medical Society is voluntary. Same goes for CPAs, con...
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re: Fellow Louisiana Bar Members, did you know LSBA has taken positions on 2020 Bills? - TheCurmudgeon
to AlxTgr: See, it's just BS on top of BS. As an attorney I happen to support some of the bills which the LSBA opposes. The LSBA doesn't care about anything other than maintaining its existence and subsidizing lunches, dinners, and vacations for officers and staff. It's too easy to have a ...
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re: Fellow Louisiana Bar Members, did you know LSBA has taken positions on 2020 Bills? - TheCurmudgeon
Such BS. Mandate membership and unnecessary dues and fees, then use member money to take political positions. Sounds a lot like mandatory union membership which has been stricken down. FYI from LSBA website: If you have any questions, please contact the Legislation Committee staff liaison,...
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