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Aug 17th 2011, 10:54 pm
Replies: 35
Views: 1,873
Posted By Ginblossom

Re: Traffic ticket

Im doing this online one which is particularly slow and boring. What is a traffic light etc. The freaking timer itself takes f o r e v e r.

I decided that in the spirit of the exercise Im going...
Forum: USA
Aug 16th 2011, 4:47 pm
Replies: 24
Views: 1,994
Posted By Ginblossom

HDHP or PPO

With my new job, I have a choice of entering a traditional PPO plan with a 2k deductible. No out of pocket max. $25 office in network visit. $50 specialist office.

Or I believe entering into a...
Aug 9th 2011, 7:46 pm
Replies: 484
Views: 23,278
Posted By Ginblossom

Re: Deathly Silence/London Riots

http://www.theregister.co.uk/2011/08/09/london_riots_rolling_news/
Aug 9th 2011, 7:38 pm
Replies: 484
Views: 23,278
Posted By Ginblossom

Re: Deathly Silence/London Riots

I dont think its an either or situation. All the police have to do is act more robustly, and it can be controlled. Simple really.
Aug 9th 2011, 7:35 pm
Replies: 484
Views: 23,278
Posted By Ginblossom

Aug 9th 2011, 7:33 pm
Replies: 484
Views: 23,278
Posted By Ginblossom

Re: Deathly Silence/London Riots

I dont blame the cops on the ground. They are just guys doing their job. But where is the command and control structure from senior police leadership? Worried about human rights probably.

We are...
Aug 9th 2011, 7:28 pm
Replies: 484
Views: 23,278
Posted By Ginblossom

Re: Deathly Silence/London Riots

US Govt just issued formal travel advisory for the UK.
Aug 9th 2011, 7:26 pm
Replies: 484
Views: 23,278
Posted By Ginblossom

Re: Deathly Silence/London Riots

Operationally the police make decisions. Lame politicians have created a weak criminal justice system that offers no real deterrents but it is time that the government took control.

Copycat...
Aug 9th 2011, 7:13 pm
Replies: 484
Views: 23,278
Posted By Ginblossom

Re: Deathly Silence/London Riots

Now its spread into Manchester with the centre of Manchester now on fire and West Bromwich, will the police please stand up?
Aug 9th 2011, 3:15 pm
Replies: 484
Views: 23,278
Posted By Ginblossom

Re: Deathly Silence/London Riots

Frankly, there has to be a more robust police response.

The fact that there hasn't been is due to the lack of leadership, both politically and operationally by so called consensual policing....
Aug 9th 2011, 2:47 pm
Replies: 35
Views: 1,873
Posted By Ginblossom

Re: Traffic ticket

Thanks Rete, well what I did was send in the ticket with the fee for the class and the request to take it.

Very pleased that the N400 shouldnt be an issue. That was my concern, not the fine or...
Forum: USA
Aug 8th 2011, 5:01 pm
Replies: 21
Views: 1,449
Posted By Ginblossom

Re: Internal flight ID quick q

Just some random beachgoer who walked into the street.

I asked the woman tester about it afterwards and she said I was fine.

Least I passed.
Aug 8th 2011, 4:58 pm
Replies: 35
Views: 1,873
Posted By Ginblossom

Re: Traffic ticket

I should sue the state for the lack of upkeep on the shitty Houston roads. My tires blew out as I had hit a huge pot hole.

If anyone here has driven in Houston, you will know what I mean! The...
Forum: USA
Aug 8th 2011, 4:55 pm
Replies: 21
Views: 1,449
Posted By Ginblossom

Re: Internal flight ID quick q

I thought the CA driving test questions were quite hard and tricky actually, though still passed first time.

The driving test was a freaking nightmare just as I had some f---ker step out in front...
Aug 8th 2011, 4:50 pm
Replies: 35
Views: 1,873
Posted By Ginblossom

Re: Traffic ticket

Cool thanks folks. No cameras by the way Poppy.

Think Ill write the check plead guilty and be done.

Its bs, I didnt cut the f ing light anyway.

What happened was two tires of mine blew up...
Aug 8th 2011, 4:40 pm
Replies: 35
Views: 1,873
Posted By Ginblossom

Re: Traffic ticket

FYI : Im in Houston, TX.

Well a retired cop buddy said to me highly likely the cop wont show up. But then if he does, blah blah blah. I suppose this way I can just pay the thing and be done with...
Aug 8th 2011, 2:58 pm
Replies: 35
Views: 1,873
Posted By Ginblossom

Traffic ticket

Got a ticket for blowing a redlight and causing an accident. (long story)

I can plead guilty and do a driving course and it stays off my license. I can even do it online ! Cheaper "fine" too.
...
Forum: The Lounge
Jun 28th 2011, 5:33 pm
Replies: 159
Views: 18,738
Posted By Ginblossom

Re: So hard to move on...

Wonderful news and most deserved.
Forum: USA
Jun 28th 2011, 5:32 pm
Replies: 13
Views: 1,369
Posted By Ginblossom

Re: Where is GinBlossom?????

Hi everyone. Im still alive and still in Houston. I dont want to post too much on here as someone particular may read it but I wanted to stop in and say hello, and if anyone messages me Ill glad...
Forum: USA
Dec 27th 2010, 5:04 am
Replies: 24
Views: 6,729
Posted By Ginblossom

Re: Forgot the green card!

When I re-entered the US in July after gaining the GC in April, the guy said to me, do you have the GC and I said no ( I hadn't been able to collect it in the interim), and he said dont worry, and...
Forum: USA
Dec 26th 2010, 11:56 pm
Replies: 24
Views: 6,729
Posted By Ginblossom

Re: Forgot the green card!

Lives in the wallet. I have found it to be a good talking point actually as most Americans have never seen one, and they like all the biometrics.

Now, I would never carry the SS card around LOL.
Forum: USA
Dec 26th 2010, 11:53 pm
Replies: 8
Views: 915
Posted By Ginblossom

Re: Insurance policies

This is a travel insurance policy, period.
Dec 25th 2010, 3:36 pm
Replies: 17
Views: 1,094
Posted By Ginblossom

Re: MERRY CHRISTMAS TO EVERYONE!!!

Happy Texan Christmas everyone. Here's to a great 2011.
Forum: USA
Dec 25th 2010, 2:29 pm
Replies: 8
Views: 3,759
Posted By Ginblossom

Re: Houston move - Apartment rent & car lease

Hi, thanks for asking. Yeh kinda sucks being alone for Christmas, but its just one day and after everything this year, just glad to get 2010 over with.

Feel free to drop me a pm anyone and we can...
Forum: USA
Dec 23rd 2010, 2:48 pm
Replies: 8
Views: 3,759
Posted By Ginblossom

Re: Houston move - Apartment rent & car lease

Speaking of Houston, I must say in the first few days I have been here, the job market seems much better in general than SoCal.

There are actually decent jobs to apply too, and Im not even an...
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