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Forum: The Sand Pit
Aug 10th 2009, 2:34 pm
Replies: 3
Views: 425
Posted By Nickel

Re: Visual treat for UAE residents as falling meteors to light up morning sky

A couple of years ago I was driving back to my home from my job - which was about a 6 hour drive away (in the upper Mid-west US). It was 3 AM and the meteor shower was in "full bloom". Absolutely...
Forum: The Sand Pit
Jul 28th 2009, 2:15 pm
Replies: 58
Views: 2,253
Posted By Nickel

Re: OK, I'm outta here...

Awh, the memories of home!! Too bad I don't have my house keys with me!! :rofl:
Forum: The Sand Pit
Jul 28th 2009, 2:14 pm
Replies: 58
Views: 2,253
Posted By Nickel

Re: OK, I'm outta here...

I have to answer since I am a "proud" resident of the State of South Dakota US of A!!

Sturgis has a Harley motorcycle rally every year - I think this is the 69th year. Sturgis is in the western...
Forum: The Sand Pit
Jul 28th 2009, 12:38 pm
Replies: 58
Views: 2,253
Posted By Nickel

Re: OK, I'm outta here...

Are you going to Sturgis? My home is 20 miles from there - I will miss it this year because I just came back to Dubai to work.

Awh, the Rally!! :thumbsup: And I am here!!:unsure:

Edited to...
Forum: Middle East
Jul 23rd 2009, 2:48 pm
Replies: 243
Views: 41,951
Posted By Nickel

Re: OK So we did a runner......

Funny, I return to Dubai and just recently remembered this forum. I see not much as changed!! :thumbsup:

I will keeping getting great laughs from the ......... um.......... Oh, well, you know...
Forum: Middle East
Feb 7th 2009, 6:29 pm
Replies: 75
Views: 6,092
Posted By Nickel

Re: What Happens with Loan Skipps

I think the biggest problem everyone is having with your questions is the "veiled secrecy". If you are no longer in Dubai, why do you want to know? Did you leave a huge debt? (and why do I think...
Forum: Middle East
Feb 7th 2009, 2:45 pm
Replies: 13
Views: 1,184
Posted By Nickel

Re: Gulf Media Propaganda

Du blocked that site!!!!!:ohmy:
Forum: Middle East
Feb 5th 2009, 8:38 pm
Replies: 38
Views: 3,071
Posted By Nickel

Re: Made redundant......looking for a job

I have to agree with you.

I also was made "redundant" today - funny term I had never heard before I came to the UAE. Did it bother me? Well, maybe a little. I actually felt bad for my boss...
Forum: Middle East
Feb 4th 2009, 3:04 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 4,664
Posted By Nickel

Re: Centralised list of doctors in the UAE??

I have to laugh as I am researching that right now!!

Abu Dhabi licensing is under HAAD - Health Authority of Abu Dhabi (who used to be GAHS). Their managing arm is SEHA (which for the life of me,...
Forum: Middle East
Feb 1st 2009, 3:29 pm
Replies: 26
Views: 3,277
Posted By Nickel

Re: Outstanding loan

That will be her "saving grace" - so to speak (IMHO). There would be no way for anyone here to connect her to the previous passport, so..........:thumbsup:
Forum: The Sand Pit
Jan 31st 2009, 3:45 am
Replies: 19
Views: 5,137
Posted By Nickel

Re: Sheikh Mohammed Rumour

By whom? Ems or expats? Interesting comment.

BTW, saw him at the Arab Health on Monday. So...........
Forum: The Sand Pit
Jan 30th 2009, 1:04 pm
Replies: 16
Views: 719
Posted By Nickel

Re: Car Pooling

I think (99.4% sure) it is only Dubai. :blink:
Forum: The Sand Pit
Jan 29th 2009, 4:12 pm
Replies: 16
Views: 719
Posted By Nickel

Re: Car Pooling

Yes, isn't that absolutely ridiculous?|??:curse:

No other country that I know of do you need to "register" and get a "license" to be able to carpool!! But, here, the way the law reads, if you...
Forum: The Sand Pit
Jan 27th 2009, 5:18 pm
Replies: 12
Views: 585
Posted By Nickel

Re: funny judge

I really couldn't believe the gall the "jerk" doctor had - what a pompous little twerp!! :thumbdown:

Judges - rightly or not - are to be respected. This "jerk" felt he was better than the judge...
Forum: The Sand Pit
Jan 27th 2009, 5:10 pm
Replies: 25
Views: 781
Posted By Nickel

Re: Obama Reaches Out To Muslims On Dubai Televison

Pakistan??? Umm, .........I don't think so, maybe........ IMHO, it will probably be Riyadh. We (Americans) have a better relationship with the Saudi's. I will watch "breathlessly" until the visit...
Forum: Middle East
Jan 26th 2009, 2:38 pm
Replies: 75
Views: 6,092
Posted By Nickel

Re: What Happens with Loan Skipps

What do you do in Healthcare?
Forum: The Sand Pit
Jan 23rd 2009, 3:50 pm
Replies: 38
Views: 1,705
Posted By Nickel

Re: Dubai one news

Umm.........they're dyslexic..... it should read 08pc!! :ohmy:
Forum: Middle East
Jan 22nd 2009, 12:35 pm
Replies: 11
Views: 1,138
Posted By Nickel

Forum: Middle East
Jan 22nd 2009, 11:33 am
Replies: 11
Views: 1,138
Posted By Nickel

Re: US embassy in Dubai - Closure

Do you mean the Awards Dinner? I think we have a complete table even though none of our "people" made the short list (last year we had winners!!) At least that was the plan the last meeting we had....
Forum: Middle East
Jan 22nd 2009, 3:26 am
Replies: 11
Views: 1,138
Posted By Nickel

Re: US embassy in Dubai - Closure

PM me with the stand # you will be at. We are in hall 2, I think..........

PS- GOOD freebies????:thumbsup:
Forum: Middle East
Jan 21st 2009, 9:43 am
Replies: 11
Views: 1,138
Posted By Nickel

Re: US embassy in Dubai - Closure

It sounds like it is just for the 21st or am I reading it wrong?

Not good and, yes, there is Arab Health next Mon-Thurs at the convention center. Will be there with bells on but don't really need...
Forum: The Sand Pit
Jan 19th 2009, 6:36 pm
Replies: 49
Views: 1,583
Posted By Nickel

Re: Obama

if nothing else america has come a long way with his election.



still reckon he has a only a 50/50 chance of living until the re election campaign[/QUOTE]

Yes, we have come a very long way. ...
Forum: Middle East
Jan 14th 2009, 4:52 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 475
Posted By Nickel

Re: Dubai Fountain Music suggestions wanted..

Interesting but it has been done before - in Las Vegas. So, they are copying things that have been already done. Not unique.

On a side note - with the right music and engineering for the way the...
Forum: Middle East
Jan 13th 2009, 4:40 pm
Replies: 246
Views: 36,383
Posted By Nickel

Re: Exodus: Brits Leaving Dubai

That is the "key" - he WAS foolish, got scammed and NOW he wants to blame others instead of himself!! LOL!! Of course, it is ALWAYS the other guy!! ROTFLMAO!!

He finally showed his true colors...
Forum: Middle East
Jan 8th 2009, 2:23 pm
Replies: 15
Views: 2,180
Posted By Nickel

Re: Saudi and Employer holding Passports

When I lived in Saudi - 2006-07 - we were also told no leaving the country for the first 90 days!! So we went on the 91st day.

My employer - a Saudi run hospital - always kept our passports, we...
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