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  1. alcluin commented on One Big Happy about 1 hour ago

    Saying Hello is a slur and or a Threat of physical violence to many these days How are you is a insult of the first order .

    Everyone is so afraid of everyone else especially if they watch Faux news channel it was on at a friends place same things they were trying to frighten with six months ago and the other-sides bunch are not much better with the anti gun slant . Much prefer pbs news-hour All Things Considered is mostly a dent source as well.

  2. alcluin commented on B.C. about 18 hours ago

    Yes and if you read the directions preety much says to put it on something and hang it in a tree . Unless you want an amorous Buck trying to turn you into his doe.

  3. alcluin commented on Off the Mark about 18 hours ago

    See my point exactly they want it both ways .

  4. alcluin commented on Off the Mark about 18 hours ago

    Worked in a place where I was the only male. Got the put the seat down lecture in return gave the lift the seat one They want to be equal but with all the special privileges intact when it suits their desire to be treated like a lady and be spoiled .

  5. alcluin commented on For Better or For Worse about 20 hours ago

    ummm the little tablets are iodine no heating needed unless frozen Takes about 15 min’s to work makes the water have a rather unpleasant after taste . Boiling water kills most the nasties as well . Biggest thing is if you are accustomed to drinking lake water it should have little effect on you . Its the germaphobes that have never been exposed that get seriously ill. Most would get a mild case of dysentery .

  6. alcluin commented on Frazz 5 days ago

    And if you go to texas where in some cities you have 8 + independent school districts each with its own administrative bloat . You can see where the few dollars left over after building the extravagant football stadium thats used only for the weekly game and off limits the rest of the year are insufficient to support music and arts education .

  7. alcluin commented on Red and Rover 5 days ago

    Sadly several of the originals have died in accidents over the years.

  8. alcluin commented on Ripley's Believe It or Not 6 days ago

    Insects make up a large portion of food eaten everyday in many places . High in protean and easy to acquire .

  9. alcluin commented on For Better or For Worse 6 days ago

    oh and it always helps in old canoes to stuff a xtra life jacket in each end to help with flotation . Water resistant stuff bags are a big help too.

  10. alcluin commented on For Better or For Worse 6 days ago

    A real canoeist would laugh at the swim for it . Many a time that we even as armatures re floated a canoe and climbed back aboard . to continue our trip .

    If you do not have a few basic skills do not go to places you will need them .
    When living in vegas years ago saw a report on a couple that went exploring in august in a regular pickup that got stuck in a wash when found they were walking away from town with no water . They were deceased sadly they were withing 1/2 mile of a major paved road but with no supplies no ability to think correctly in a bad situation instead of sitting in the shade waiting until nightfall " makes it easy to see the lights of town and any cars on the road " they tried to walk out .