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    Air-bag test device...

    61943
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    Visited a Local Hospital today...

    ... and so this PC sign of our times. Are they suggesting we park in some nearby open-air lot? Gads.
    Now, how do I get back to my car? :wink-new:
    It was probably required by some safety committee....
  3. Re: From another forum - Why are some things so difficult - to take apart?

    Diagnosis: engine not working right.
    Technical skill: take it out.
    Final step: clap on. :playful:
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    Re: Sprite Petronix Electronic Ignition

    Definitely!
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    Re: Sprite Petronix Electronic Ignition

    Those will be fine.
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    Re: Sprite Petronix Electronic Ignition

    I did the same conversion and it's worked out well... but I still carry the original dizzy in a toolkit in the car. :rolleye:
  7. Re: Miami Weather Forcast - Chilly with a Chance of Falling Iguanas

    Well, hey, Snopes says it's "unproven" but 150 people are killed each year by falling coconuts.


    This legend gained momentum after the 2002 work of a noted expert on shark attacks was...
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    Re: Dreamland TV series

    Fun!
  9. Thread: Best Inventions

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    Re: Best Inventions

    but oh to get high on those. :cool:
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    Re: Glass coffins.... Will they become popular?

    Thankfully, those living in them won't be throwing stones.
  11. Re: From another forum - Why are some things so difficult - to take apart?

    Simple. This engine eliminates all servicing... brilliant. Engine out, engine in. Bob's yer uncle. :wink-new:
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    Davy Jones' Locker

    Kias, Hyundais and...

    https://www.cartalk.com/blogs/jim-motavalli/down-ship-cars-davy-jones-locker

    Interesting story, and of other similar shipping disasters (involving cars).
  13. Thread: Living Toolkit

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    Living Toolkit

    [from CarTalk]


    The dog's name is Spanner. Though his contract is open-ended, he's beginning to feel boxed in. Maybe if his boss would ratchet up his pay with a few more kibbles per hour?

    61910
  14. Thread: Chernobyl

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    Re: Chernobyl

    I immediately went on-line to see if there were opinions about accuracies, and the places that were inaccurate were:
    a) mentioned in the credits (like the woman physicist being intended to represent...
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    Re: The Eagles were right

    … and they are likely texting each other. :p
  16. Thread: Chernobyl

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    Re: Chernobyl

    Nice (sad) story. They do cover this in the mini-series, but imply that nobody could stay. There's even a gruesome scene about it in the show.
    It certainly makes sense to stay if one was elderly......
  17. Thread: Chernobyl

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    Re: Chernobyl

    Excellent (Tom). Thanks.

    This is the real deal... documentary. Fascinating to see the REAL footage of those guys on the roof shoveling highly radioactive graphite (to dump over the side); this was...
  18. Thread: Bugeye for sale

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    Re: Bugeye for sale

    Crazy. Such a car would also have to have some sort of provenance (for me)... like ownd by John Lennon or something. :wink-new:
  19. Thread: Chernobyl

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    Re: Chernobyl

    Just found the official trailer (it's also good):


    http://youtu.be/s9APLXM9Ei8
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    Re: Chernobyl

    The bureaucracy in the Soviet era was thick, deep and dreadful. This series certainly captures it (as well as the KGB being everywhere).

    Supposedly, Gorbachev said that Chernobyl marked the end of...
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    Re: Volkswagon Beetle Discovered...

    And it would be great for kids to discover.
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    Speaking of paper airplanes...

    Phone control to major Tom.

    https://www.polyhello.com/products/2020-app-controlled-paper-airplane40-with-tricks

    And this product of theirs is pretty clever too.
    ...
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    Volkswagon Beetle Discovered...

    Mixed in with others... HERE. https://www.thisiscolossal.com/2016/01/museum-beetle-cleveland/
  24. Thread: Chernobyl

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    Chernobyl

    Whew... powerful stuff. Just watched the 5th (and final) episode of the HBO mini-series "Chernobyl." Shocking, depressing, and gripping. Beautifully done; wonderfully written; great acting. More to...
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    Re: Seniors earning their keep?

    And now for the youthful end of the spectrum:

    https://www.gif-vif.com/Snow-shoveling-with-dad/
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