Recent content by mike

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    Kayak Jack?

    I was just thinkin' "what would Jack say"?
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    Kayak Jack?

    Do you have to use 196 beans, or will 200 beans be okay? What if I just dump some beans in a pot and hope it's close to the right number? I'm so confused!
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    Plywood Scarfing Jig

    That should work really well. Thanks for sharing!
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    I had some pancakes for breakfast this morning. They were made from a box of pancake mix from the Pearl Milling Company. Somehow, they just weren't as good as when my Aunt Jemima used to make them. May she always be remembered and rest in peace. Today's pancakes finished the box and I bought a...
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    Planning new pirogue

    That is an interesting boat and build. Very different, for sure. Thanks!
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    The World has gone Crazy on prices.

    Even modifying the gate yourself, the gate price seems too expensive. Depending on what's wrong with the gate, you can go to Lowes or Homedepot and buy the parts and put them together yourself for a lot less, I'd bet. Maybe........ But, if you drove the convertible through it a couple of...
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    Going back to the 70's.

    I love the contrast of Ken Curtis' voice as "Festus" with his singing voice. For those who might not have heard him sing, here he is singing Tumbling Tumbleweed.
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    Going back to the 70's.

    Mister (thump) Dillon! (thump)Mister (thump) Dillon!
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    Going back to the 70's.

    But Jack! I would have expected you to choose This Show.
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    Going back to the 70's.

    Columbo was a great show and Peter Falk was the perfect actor for the part. You are right, television (and movies) at the time was much more civilized. I am of the belief that all of the violence depicted by television, film and video games plays a large part in the violence we see in our...
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    Happy New Year to everyone!
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    A Reusable ( NOT ) Paper Towel

    Interesting, but, for somewhere near the same price you can get the 16"x24" blue surgical towels that last just about forever. I have been using them for years and have found nothing better for the price. I just toss them in the washer & dryer and they are good to go again and again. Sometimes...
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    Night Hunting Hogs

    The best way to get pork in New York is in a Spam can............
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    A Bayou Dorcheat Pirogue

    Very nice!
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    No Plans SS&G, No Plans, 3rd Try

    Very nice looking boat!