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re: Ask a guy who's pregnant wife is going into the hospital for intense contractions anything - The Goon
I haven't read the replies, but at this point you go to the hospital for any reason. My wife didn't feel the kid move enough at your point and we went to the hidpital. The nurses happily put the heart monitor and we stayed for an hour....
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re: Best Experience at the Caterie? For those of you old enough to visit this fine place - The Goon
Fun times. It's not the best experience, but this is one of the more memorable moments. The main drainage line would sometimes get clogged from tampons being flushed down the toilets. The drains would backup including the one drain on the dance floor. People would be dancing in shite water and ha...
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re: Need OT mechanics help. 2004 Chevy Tahoe keeps dying/losing power - The Goon
Check the battery cables. Contact could be corroded or dry and in need of silicone grease. My battery indicator would start to twitch and then the ac would go hot. Turns out the cables were dry and needed grease. When the battery disconnects the blend door on the ac resets. The blend door act...
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re: JR Ball: The ‘T’ in TOPS stands for Texas - The Goon
I started applying for jobs my last year at lsu. I spent 9 months applying to over 100 jobs and only got 5 interviews with no offers. I applied to Texas opportunities and was hired 30 days later....
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re: Is this wrong? Are we not supposed to do this? - The Goon
The 5 runs west of Bakersfield. This was likely chp. Take your speeding ticket and move on. CHP is out for revenue or public safety; something happened to escalate the situation....
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re: How much money should you have in the bank by age 30. - The Goon
I've heard you want 1 years worth of salary in your 401k by the time your 30, two years of salary by 35 and then 3-4 years of salary by 40. From there you can have a good nest egg to plan out your next 20 years. I'm 5 years behind, but currently maxing out my 401k at 34. Savings is 6 months e...
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re: How do we fight back? - The Goon
Think bigger. The media wants lots of conversation about a minimal subjects where the narrative can be formed and controlled. We need large amounts of cord cutting. Get rid of CNN, MSNBC, Fox News and national nightly news. They only incite division so you'll flock to your viewpoint for a sa...
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re: How bad are most sales people? - The Goon
I'm an applications engineer in oil and gas sales. This is what I'm currently dealing with. I have a sales rep call me and ask for a quote. First, why are you calling me? Send me the info and I'll get a quote and a design out asap. Second, he forwards me an email with zero details that are requ...
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re: Trump experts: why does Trump want to restrict travel/ trade policies with Cuba again? - The Goon
The Cubans are assisting Maduro with military backing. Any financial support to Cuba would be directly aiding Venezuela....
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re: $100,000 income: No big deal anymore - The Goon
100k-8k for payroll and 401k of 15k leaves 77kfor taxes. Assume 1000 a month for insurance and 1800 for mortgage and insurance and your left with 43400 for the year. Assume 18% taxes on 60k agi and your down to about 33k for the year or about $2750/month to pay car loans and living expenses. Noth...
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re: Ontario,CA - The Goon
The 210 corridor sucks. Drive it early if you have to. Anaheim is an easy drive as well as a dodger game on the weekend....
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re: Working in Youngstown, Oh - The Goon
My family is from there and everyone has fled the region, for multiple reasons. My father graduated from the university in town and my grandfather taught at Youngstown State. My parents hated the cold and fled to Florida and then LA. The town is rough. I'd use the same thought as NOLA: if it l...
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re: California Single Payer Is Getting Closer To Realization - The Goon
Applied for a transfer from Cali to Houston yesterday. California can keep the tax bill, I'm done....
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re: How should I clean a metal sign? - The Goon
Brake cleaner and elbow grease. Apply the cleaner to an abrasive sponge and then scrub. Should remove everything. Wash with water and then prime and paint....
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re: California Single Payer Healthcare Plan Sails Through Initial Committee Test - The Goon
I'm in California. If this comes close to becoming law, my house is going on the market and I'm out. High sales tax, car registration, 1.5% property tax, state sales tax, highest gas tax in the country, and now a 10k per person tax for health care is beyond rediculous....
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re: The 25 page unclassified intelligence report released, no evidence of Russian ha - The Goon
The point of mass media is to have lots of discussion about a very limited focus. Just weeks ago we were discussing each individual email from the podesta leaks. Now, we are discussing broad topics as if the info is legitimate. We have let the discussion move away and we are at the brink of reduc...
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re: A 33 year old has 2 years to train/school for a new career, what do you suggest? - The Goon
A&P mechanic school. Learn how to work on all kinds of aircraft. You'll work all over the world and after 5 years you can get into management and control. With an A&P license you'll get into 6 figures quickly being a controller....
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re: How many registered Republicans in blue states didn't vote? - The Goon
I'm in the Central Valley in California. I haven't registered to vote or plan to vote because I know the state is going democrat every election....
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re: 0HOUR1 Tweet....is this our October surprise? - The Goon
Any more information on this?...
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re: Can GM ever bring back Pontiac? - The Goon
[quote]s made by Holden in Australia.[/quote] I believe the G8 was remodeled as the Chevy SS. 2017 will be the last year for the SS, unfortunately....
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