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    I just had to say, PS RugBug, I LOVE YOU!!!! And...

    I just had to say, PS RugBug, I LOVE YOU!!!! And don't feel alone -- I dated a jerk for a while in my mid-20s (he lived out of state, at least he took me on cool vacations for a while, but gah, I...
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    Well, bless your heart! Ummm, over-reaction may...

    Well, bless your heart! Ummm, over-reaction may have occurred in the vicinity. :eek:

    OP asked for honest opinions. And nope, sorry, your assumptions about my own past are completely incorrect. ...
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    Oh oh, I know where you can find great ISH...

    Oh oh, I know where you can find great ISH breeders -- you can just charter a jet to Ireland! To save yourself time, just invite John Nunn to ride over with you so he can write you out an invoice...
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    Ah, my bad, missed the Audi part -- kudos on the...

    Ah, my bad, missed the Audi part -- kudos on the diesel, we do have envy, I was furious when my dad gave away his Jetta TDI (and it wasn't to his impoverished daughter, sniffle). I wish they would...
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    PS Out of curiosity, I looked up the specs of...

    PS Out of curiosity, I looked up the specs of this vehicle (yeah, it's late, the ADD gets set on 'hyperfocus') & manufacturer specs state:
    ...
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    Just a wee bit...the photo looks like a European...

    Just a wee bit...the photo looks like a European setting, so that model of Golf (long wheelbase) station wagon sits lower to the ground and I wouldn't be surprised if it's sporting a diesel engine &...
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    I am very sad to hear that some women are still...

    I am very sad to hear that some women are still keeping alive the long-trained belief that your natural skin is "blemished." Car paint jobs get blemishes. NOT PEOPLE.

    Just be you! If someone...
  8. Good save, ACME -- the Second Rule of Event Club...

    Good save, ACME -- the Second Rule of Event Club appears to now be...NO LAWN BOWLING FOR YOU! It could have been exile. :-(
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    OP, you sound rather determined to "make it so,"...

    OP, you sound rather determined to "make it so," but for the sake of not only your horse, but others on the road, please...no.

    Lots of people do lots of things. There are also a lot of accidents,...
  10. Oh I would so love it if a stronger event...

    Oh I would so love it if a stronger event community grew in Richmond!! There really needs to be an event there because it is closer to me than CHP, LOL!!!!

    There's your assignment, hee!
  11. I guess "Flip Cup" wasn't in the...

    I guess "Flip Cup" wasn't in the choices...dammit.

    Judo it is then! I actually really do like some types of martial arts...ok, really, I just like punching and kicking things, but I'm good at it!...
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    Both front feet -- one has a giant abscess and...

    Both front feet -- one has a giant abscess and the other he got bored and decided to resect it himself.

    Oh, I'm sorry, I thought you meant my horse. :P Good luck!!!!
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    http://www.ford-trucks.com/forums/forum31/ Ford...

    http://www.ford-trucks.com/forums/forum31/
    Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums > Diesel
    1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel

    ETA -- bought my 2001 at 150k (F250 XLT 2WD), well-cared for, one owner. ...
  14. I did have a blood panel pulled on Solo years ago...

    I did have a blood panel pulled on Solo years ago when he just was having trouble recovering and building muscle -- and that was the reason I started him on SmartVite. He had a ridiculously low RBC,...
  15. Very true for tires that sit, like trailers do --...

    Very true for tires that sit, like trailers do -- a set of tire covers is worth its weight in gold (the reason I had to buy said expensive new set of trailer tires is because old tires had sidewall...
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    Aaaand you nailed why I repeat my reason for...

    Aaaand you nailed why I repeat my reason for eventing, which I cannot afford to compete in much: I started because of XC. I stayed for the people. Seriously. And that's from someone who doesn't...
  17. I do mix and match brands, but I dang sure know...

    I do mix and match brands, but I dang sure know exactly what is in each one. Over-supplementation is a HUGE problem (to the delight of the supplement industry), so educate yourself. I ADORE my...
  18. I have freaky long femurs. Like, FREAKY LONG. ...

    I have freaky long femurs. Like, FREAKY LONG. LOL.

    Oh, and I'm poor. Actually all of my saddles have been gifts except for two (which I have since sold.

    The ones I have now that fit my...
  19. OP, welcome to the world of "anec-data." It gets...

    OP, welcome to the world of "anec-data." It gets very confusing indeed!!!

    The E-rated tires are a 10-ply, so yes, they are made of thicker rubber than an 8-ply or lower passenger tire. ('ply'...
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    I can't search riders anymore either. Online...

    I can't search riders anymore either. Online services only lets me search by horse's name -- what's the secret????
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    I 100% agree that the imaginary "good ol' days"...

    I 100% agree that the imaginary "good ol' days" were not some sort of steeplechase run. I stood by the Lexington Bank at Rolex in the late 80's, holy mother of that was some desperate riding! There...
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    Dang, after XC, I just want A LOT OF WATER! Snap...

    Dang, after XC, I just want A LOT OF WATER! Snap ice-paks are a great idea. I like a beer as much as the next person, but I'll only generally drink after XC if it's the last phase. A protein bar...
  23. Exactly, KBC -- I am well-known for my Safety...

    Exactly, KBC -- I am well-known for my Safety Nazi ways, I won't even let someone on my property without a helmet and my comment about hay string was due to a certain unnamed TB who takes great care...
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    I use the normal heavy duty plastic trash cans...

    I use the normal heavy duty plastic trash cans from Lowe's -- in several rodent-ridden barns have had no issues and now they are at home on my own farm. I can put 3 50-lb bags of textured feed in...
  25. Stop! Yes, you should be using correct...

    Stop! Yes, you should be using correct load-rated tired to haul a trailer (E with a 10-ply). No they are not cheap. But tires, even for my poorer than crap self, are NOT something I ever skimp on....
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