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  1. The buffalo hunt in "Dances With Wolves". ...

    The buffalo hunt in "Dances With Wolves".

    "Could be worse..."
    "How?"
    "Could be raining."
    -Young Frankenstein

    Probably more...I'll think of them.
  2. My nephew's 7th birthday party was in August and...

    My nephew's 7th birthday party was in August and outdoors, there was a large assortment of water pistols with several "refill stations" (buckets of water). Other than food, that was it. Everyone...
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    My license plate reads: FRTY-TWO

    My license plate reads: FRTY-TWO
  4. A timely thread resurrection. I recently saw a...

    A timely thread resurrection.

    I recently saw a trailer for the "Spongebob Movie: Sponge out of Water" and the background track was Welcome to the Jungle. Guns n Roses...yeah...
    Maybe not the...
  5. But...how long should I freeze the numbers?

    But...how long should I freeze the numbers?
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    I think it may have been a shorter list to go...

    I think it may have been a shorter list to go through what you can do in front of one another.

    I remember watching some trashy tv show (Wife Swap, maybe?) where the woman said her husband had...
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    Riding is too much of an all-consuming hobby...

    Riding is too much of an all-consuming hobby (money, time, emotion, etc.) not to be having fun.

    Good luck finding yourself and your mare the right partners.
  8. Handy tip I learned for trotting big, springy...

    Handy tip I learned for trotting big, springy movers: Don't think so much about posting up. Think more about the "Up" phase as the opportunity to sink down into your lower leg and heel. It will...
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    gumtree - Thank you. You have answered so many...

    gumtree - Thank you. You have answered so many of my questions and some that I didn't even know I had. Many thanks!
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    Of course, I would prefer to "buy a tractor". ...

    Of course, I would prefer to "buy a tractor". Believe me when I say it's just not an option yet.



    THIS is the biggest reason for even considering this. We need a more immediate solution...
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    Field mowing question

    Our acreage is of a size that we could reasonably mow it with something smaller than a tractor. The grass is too heavy for a riding mower, however. We are considering a Zero-Turn mower.
    Here's...
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    Cheap Redwood Creek Pinot Noir. But it's tasty!...

    Cheap Redwood Creek Pinot Noir. But it's tasty!
    Grilled some pork chops and pears with Balsamic before the rain came in. Very nice pairing. :)
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    DH is from SLC. His reply follows: "33 years...

    DH is from SLC. His reply follows:
    "33 years there. Extremely low humidity and major temperature variations (Hot/cold). Some of the worst air pollution in the country summer and winter (Salt Lake...
  14. Is it because that is how they are so often...

    Is it because that is how they are so often portrayed on television?
    We, as a society, are so accustomed to seeing people this way that we assume it's normal, so if our SO is not like that, we...
  15. What hosspuller said. Make a pain of...

    What hosspuller said.

    Make a pain of yourself by insisting the law do their jobs. We've employed this method with several neighbor dogs (Different neighbors). AC would inform the owner that...
  16. An old life vest to wrap around their head for...

    An old life vest to wrap around their head for protection if they must be dragged.

    Actually, this book: ...
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    Bananas. Can't stand them. Scented laundry...

    Bananas. Can't stand them.

    Scented laundry detergent.
  18. I do love how, ever since I became responsible...

    I do love how, ever since I became responsible for my own grocery shopping, EVERY "Snowpocalypse Shopping Day" has fallen on my planned normal grocery day for the week. And people greet you with the...
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    Richmond: Lewis Ginter Botanical Gardens...

    Richmond:
    Lewis Ginter Botanical Gardens http://www.lewisginter.org/
    Virginia Museum of Fine Arts http://vmfa.museum/
    Virginia Historical Society (next door to VMFA) http://www.vahistorical.org/
    ...
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    We had a horse at the barn I worked at who kicked...

    We had a horse at the barn I worked at who kicked at his neighbor in the next stall and got his back leg through the bars in the partition. We found him standing there with his leg resting on the...
  21. I'm in agreement with everything that's been...

    I'm in agreement with everything that's been said. Treat her the same way you always have. Gripe about the coffee maker if you need to...It will remind her that there's a world outside of...
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    No stalls here. We have a run-in shelter and...

    No stalls here. We have a run-in shelter and they have lots of varying terrain with and without trees, so they can go where they're comfortable. There have been a few times where stalls would have...
  23. See, that's what I'm not getting. I can buy the...

    See, that's what I'm not getting. I can buy the fear and the root of it, but the blind fear that actually makes your situation worse...Maybe a takeover of the primitive brain like Bluey mentioned. ...
  24. Interesting responses. Thank you. This line...

    Interesting responses. Thank you.
    This line of thinking was triggered by someone recalling a time they went out of a second story window (climbed, not jumped) to escape a spider. This is a...
  25. Why are people SO scared of snakes and/or spiders?

    Honestly curious, here. I have noticed a large number of people who seem to have an absolutely paralyzing fear of snakes and spiders. Is there a reasoning behind this?

    I was (thankfully)...
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