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    Well... $600 is the amount you can make before...

    Well... $600 is the amount you can make before the person who is paying you is required to file a 1099. That doesn't mean it's not taxable under $600.
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    A relative got a new laptop with Windows 8. If...

    A relative got a new laptop with Windows 8.

    If you do not have a touchscreen, definitely do the upgrade to 8.1 or whatever it is. They seem to have left out a few features that keyboard-and-mouse...
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    Here in Georgia gutters don't really work... any...

    Here in Georgia gutters don't really work... any significant amount of rain and they overflow. They fill up with leaves, making the overflow problem worse. Then the fascia board behind them rots...
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    Just make sure your work is backed up or stored...

    Just make sure your work is backed up or stored on the company's server, in case there's more damage than you can see.

    Otherwise... just write yourself a note "Spoke to X, no need to report laptop...
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    They will *always* put something you need to...

    They will *always* put something you need to improve -- you can't be perfect or else you are not being challenged enough and need to switch jobs. If you are getting mostly "exceeds expectations"...
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    You've been there two years. What do your...

    You've been there two years. What do your performance evaluations say? Is your boss or anyone else saying that you need to improve?

    Honestly the first thing I thought of when I read your post...
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    I have a load of crusher run on my driveway, and...

    I have a load of crusher run on my driveway, and it has very sharp angular rocks. I wouldn't use it where a horse is going to be walking.

    Best bet is to get out the flat shovel and wheelbarrow...
  8. General thoughts from a couple of cross country...

    General thoughts from a couple of cross country moves:

    Moving is expensive. Even if you get a relocation package, it will cost you. Start saving up!

    Start de-cluttering NOW. It won't hurt...
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    I am picturing a horse with multicolored ice pops...

    I am picturing a horse with multicolored ice pops wrapped around its legs. :D

    My guess is that the massive amount of sugar in those things lowers the freezing point, so they really are colder than...
  10. That's exactly what ran through my mind when I...

    That's exactly what ran through my mind when I read the title!
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    I bought what looks like a giant potato masher at...

    I bought what looks like a giant potato masher at Home Depot (it's a drywall mud mixer) and plan to put a blanket in the stock tank and use that to agitate. It's got some sharpish edges, so I'll...
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    I used The Daily Plate. Now it's part of...

    I used The Daily Plate. Now it's part of Livestrong and called MyPlate:

    http://www.livestrong.com/myplate/

    The basic features are free, and you can pay for some advanced ones.

    -Wendy
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    I am holding out for split rail across the front...

    I am holding out for split rail across the front of the property, and I got a quote from this place a couple of years ago: http://locustfence.com

    I never ordered from them, though. Too big of a...
  14. I ordered a 12x24 metal pipe frame from Klene...

    I ordered a 12x24 metal pipe frame from Klene Pipe Structures and assembled it with DH. We bought the T1-11 siding, osb and shingles locally.

    The overhang is 8' and there is a front-to-back bar...
  15. Remove her posts from your feed -- you won't see...

    Remove her posts from your feed -- you won't see them unless you go look at her page. I have some acquaintances from high school set up like this -- the ones who post too many political or baby...
  16. I did really, really well in Spanish in high...

    I did really, really well in Spanish in high school ... I tried adding another language but no go.

    It turns out that I was in the care of a Spanish-speaking housekeeper after school somewhere...
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    Speak to someone in person. You may need to show...

    Speak to someone in person. You may need to show them the catalog description of the courses you think should transfer. (This may involve microfilm. Ask me how I know!)

    In extreme cases you may...
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    There is an old book you might be able to find...

    There is an old book you might be able to find used or through interlibrary loan:

    Fences, Gates, and Bridges and how to build them by George A. Martin

    As well as the basics, there are some...
  19. Hmmm... when I got an explanation of benefits...

    Hmmm... when I got an explanation of benefits showing a huge amount for lab fees, BCBC offered a one-time exemption which would allow them to process the bill _as if_ it were an in-network lab.
    ...
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    I vote composting. Done correctly, it won't...

    I vote composting. Done correctly, it won't smell.

    Before you buy an expensive system, read "The Humanure Handbook"

    http://humanurehandbook.com/downloads/Humanure_Handbook_all.pdf
    (Option 5...
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    Looking for nice leather laptop bag

    DH wants to move up from his ginormous padded laptop backpack to a nice leather (or canvas + leather) laptop bag.

    He saw one he liked in the Filson catalog, but ended up ordering one from L. L....
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    Sounds like you have a possible keeper there. He...

    Sounds like you have a possible keeper there. He came back, didn't he? :) I couldn't live with a kid, either, so I totally understand running away.

    If you do move in together, it will be a huge...
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    Me too! I got buzzed a couple of days ago, and...

    Me too! I got buzzed a couple of days ago, and put out the feeders.

    I just use a simple syrup of sugar and water, no need to buy special stuff. It's close to 1:1 for the first few weeks after...
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    Amazing. The internet really is forever. Here...

    Amazing. The internet really is forever. Here is the post from late 1999 on how to train your horse to stand for the farrier:
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    Your horse, your rules. But you're going to run...

    Your horse, your rules. But you're going to run out of farriers eventually.

    I tell my farriers that they are authorized to do WHATEVER is necessary to keep themselves safe. And a horse yanking a...
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