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  1. That actually explains quite a lot.

    That actually explains quite a lot.
  2. Move to Buffalo then and get back to us.

    Move to Buffalo then and get back to us.
  3. I lived in Buffalo for two and a half years.

    I lived in Buffalo for two and a half years.
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    There may be many options available, but only two...

    There may be many options available, but only two of them fit my head: some of the Charles Owens, and the samshield (**of course**).

    The Samshield, I discovered, is the most comfortable helmet I...
  5. What??? Nooooooo, Katharine was one of my all...

    What???

    Nooooooo, Katharine was one of my all time faves.
    Nobody else could reduce me to tears of laughter like her.


    (....I guess we're both jerks?)
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    First of all, read more carefully. I did not say...

    First of all, read more carefully. I did not say the INDIVIDUAL was being called racist, I said the STATEMENTS were. Many times race bias is held unconsciously even by people who intend and truly in...
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    ^If multiple people are repeatedly pointing out...

    ^If multiple people are repeatedly pointing out that your statements or views are racist, some self-reflection may be in order.
  8. I wonder how many people who are very concerned...

    I wonder how many people who are very concerned about welfare cheaters have taken the odd cash payment, ever worked or paid someone under the table, have tried to classify a barn employee as an...
  9. Hand to God Starhorse, anytime you want a beer...

    Hand to God Starhorse, anytime you want a beer you just look me up.
  10. Did anyone even MENTION whether the economically...

    Did anyone even MENTION whether the economically disadvantaged being discussed here were black, or did you just assume, "Oh, poor, check, welfare, check, must be talking just about black people...
  11. So there are some logistical excuses that you...

    So there are some logistical excuses that you accept as valid, but others such as not having transportation to better shops or having to take several busses for a roundtrip, you don't feel are valid....
  12. I sincerely hope that someone with your excellent...

    I sincerely hope that someone with your excellent problem solving and lifestyle management skills has the midriff of Giselle Buendchen.

    Because as you have made clear, there simply is no excuse...
  13. Exactly. Many people who love to be judgmental...

    Exactly.

    Many people who love to be judgmental about other peoplem's diet and wellness choices are not exactly running around with sixpacks and the ability to run a 25 minute 5k themselves.

    I...
  14. No, and report back that you ACTUALLY DID all...

    No, and report back that you ACTUALLY DID all these great ideas you have.

    Apprently you think they're easy for OTHER people to do.
  15. Well, if we can be understanding of more educated...

    Well, if we can be understanding of more educated and more privileged people with all the opportunities who just don't like to cook, I don't get what the big deal is with extending the same...
  16. Yeah, ok, sure, why don't YOU actually live by...

    Yeah, ok, sure, why don't YOU actually live by all of these excellent suggestions for two weeks and report back.
  17. When I lived in Jersey City I was in a complete...

    When I lived in Jersey City I was in a complete food desert.
    Really, all there was was a bodega. You could not buy a bag of spinach.

    I solved the problem by doing my grocery shopping an hour away...
  18. Even in this country, middle class, well-educated...

    Even in this country, middle class, well-educated people will act completely helpless and claim they "cant" cook. Or they "don't have time."

    I'm not sure what tremendous feats of mental acuity are...
  19. Only if he is being paid in some capacity such as...

    Only if he is being paid in some capacity such as reduced board or housing.

    If he isn't being remunerated directly or indirectly, he can ride all the clients' horses he wants.

    I rode a ton of...
  20. ^Also nagging with the hand. Endless half...

    ^Also nagging with the hand.

    Endless half halts that don't go anywhere to "massage him slow". If you can't make it down the longside without 10 half halts, you're doing it wrong.

    Endless...
  21. I would need to do actual research on this, but...

    I would need to do actual research on this, but I'm not sure that merely letting someone else use your trailer (even for a fee) makes you a hauler.
    Someone else is doing the hauling.

    Also, I...
  22. If you charge her half, after she puts gas in the...

    If you charge her half, after she puts gas in the truck she gets $0.
  23. I look up enough that I don't crash into people,...

    I look up enough that I don't crash into people, but I definitely look down when I ride.

    I don't see the point in staring off into the distance down an empty longside, honestly. I look at my...
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    This. Friends of mine went on a cruise on one...

    This.

    Friends of mine went on a cruise on one of those huge ships with thousands of people and haaaaaaated it. Cattle mentality. Old ladies in backless gold lame (lamay?) dresses gambling....
  25. Agree with Angelico and DJohn.

    Agree with Angelico and DJohn.
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