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    My friend got one in high school and restored it...

    My friend got one in high school and restored it with her dad... she still has it. The family arguments over exactly what shade of red to paint it were epic!
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    But, but... it's a four door! I looooved our...

    But, but... it's a four door!

    I looooved our G37 coupe, but it's really a city car. The bumpy roads and farm animals, not to mention the suicidal deer, were just too stressful trying to keep it...
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    The same way "Newman's Own" works, I imagine. ...

    The same way "Newman's Own" works, I imagine. They pay for ingredients, materials, wages, etc., before calculating the profit that goes to charity.

    She does not have to donate her time, it's...
  4. Check with Kathryn at Tenney's Custom Saddlery...

    Check with Kathryn at Tenney's Custom Saddlery ... http://ordertenneys.com

    She does custom tack for the local hunt, so probably can find or make a crown piece with the right size straps to fit in...
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    I hesitate to recommend anything without a...

    I hesitate to recommend anything without a doctor/PT involved, but... are you doing ankle exercises like 'drawing' the letters of the alphabet with your pointed toes? Balancing on one foot on an...
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    For your peace of mind, take your rig to a truck...

    For your peace of mind, take your rig to a truck stop and put it on the scale. You will have to go in and ask the scale operator for help positioning your wheels -- they are set up for big rigs.
    ...
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    If they are trying the horse in your presence,...

    If they are trying the horse in your presence, then no. You will be there and can step in and stop anything you don't want to happen to your horse. (Jumping too high, jumps set at unsafe distances,...
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    You probably shouldn't have brought it up with...

    You probably shouldn't have brought it up with the client.

    It might be one of those things that YOU think is necessary because it's always been done that way, but the client could actually live...
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    My latest one was about $850 installed. Ask...

    My latest one was about $850 installed.

    Ask around to see who other trailer owners use locally. In AZ and here it's been a little hole in the wall trailer repair place that doesn't look like much...
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    Well... it's not generally two guys, it's a...

    Well... it's not generally two guys, it's a foreman and 2-3 others on the crew. Somebody has to be in charge, and he gets paid more. A couple of guys who know what they're doing with tools and...
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    What size wheels? That axle upgrade may get you...

    What size wheels? That axle upgrade may get you 16" wheels and load range E tires instead of the more common 15" D's that you find on 2-horse trailers.

    I will NEVER have another trailer with 15"...
  12. I am very happy with my Klene Pipe structure --...

    I am very happy with my Klene Pipe structure -- the metal pipe frame was shipped in and we bought the 2x4's, siding and roofing locally.

    I love that it can be moved [carefully, with a big enough...
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    Wimbledon -- Kirsten Dunst and 'that guy who...

    Wimbledon -- Kirsten Dunst and 'that guy who played Chaucer in A Knight's Tale' (I can never remember his name...)

    I don't watch many movies more than once, but I'll turn that one on occasionally....
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    I would approach it as if you are certain you ARE...

    I would approach it as if you are certain you ARE due a pension (however small.)

    If the company is mostly intact, just under new ownership, then write to them. If that doesn't work, move up to...
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    Perhaps for a future gift, if he likes to grill...

    Perhaps for a future gift, if he likes to grill consider getting him a plancha:
    ...
  16. The expensive chairs are probably something like...

    The expensive chairs are probably something like the Leap Chair or a Herman Miller Aeron. Though a quick search says those are around $600, so maybe it's something else.

    They *do* make a...
  17. Walmart. Home Depot. Auto parts store. DH...

    Walmart. Home Depot. Auto parts store.

    DH says he gets the 'Blaster' brand, like so:
    http://www.homedepot.com/p/Blaster-11-oz-Dry-Lube-Silicone-Lubricant-16-SL/202529794
  18. Silicone spray (which will also help the rubber...

    Silicone spray (which will also help the rubber stay pliable).
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    I hear them in the hay fields behind us and...

    I hear them in the hay fields behind us and across the road, but rarely see them.

    There was one morning we had gone somewhere very early and were coming back. My sleep-befuddled brain said, "Who...
  20. This is great! I admit to wondering if the USET...

    This is great! I admit to wondering if the USET or whatever organization is in charge might be lacking the sense of humor needed to appreciate this sort of sponsor, but it seems that the cancer...
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    It's quite a leap of logic to go from "NO record...

    It's quite a leap of logic to go from "NO record posted" to "record expunged [...] the usea will actually do that".

    More likely to be a computer glitch, or the summer intern the USEA had doing...
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    Do you guys mean "A Beautiful Mind" about John...

    Do you guys mean "A Beautiful Mind" about John Nash? He had paranoid schizophrenia.

    Listen to or read the book, (the movie took some artistic license.) It's incredibly sad what the world must...
  23. Fiber as in fiberglass? Definitely not something...

    Fiber as in fiberglass? Definitely not something you want getting churned up and breathed in.

    If not, what is it made of exactly?
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    For all the squash, I just slice into chunks and...

    For all the squash, I just slice into chunks and toss with olive oil, salt, pepper and minced garlic, then pile it in the big roasting pan at 350F for half an hour. After that I turn on the broiler...
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    You've just finished your first year of college,...

    You've just finished your first year of college, so you're... 19 or 20?

    You do NOT need to have your entire life figured out right now. Even if you did, or thought you did... things will change....
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