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Today, 7:59 pm
Replies: 142
Views: 7,444
Posted By Jsmth321

Re: Winter 2019/20 It's here

Ahh tractors and graders it seems they use, like Edmonton.

I think here (and other places) use the dump truck style as they can plow & salt/brine at the same time, the plow style Vancouver has is...
Forum: The Lounge
Today, 8:42 am
Replies: 43
Views: 840
Posted By Jsmth321

Re: The unhappiest age - 47?

I would not attempt to manage it alone, I am not in a position skill/knowledge wise to do such a thing. Frankly I would rather have someone deal with finances now, but when your have little money...
Today, 5:32 am
Replies: 142
Views: 7,444
Posted By Jsmth321

Re: Winter 2019/20 It's here

You know the city has this thing called Van Connect so there is no need to call 3-11 to do the same exact thing online quicker and more efficiently. Can even update some city services such as dog...
Forum: The Lounge
Today, 3:35 am
Replies: 461
Views: 27,793
Posted By Jsmth321

Re: Broken bodies and bio mechanics

My GP is trying to get the CT done earlier for my leg, not sure if she will succeed but she isn't happy my appointment is so long away.
Yesterday, 8:25 pm
Replies: 142
Views: 7,444
Posted By Jsmth321

Re: Winter 2019/20 It's here

It's just small, gets no sunlight and overlooks a very noisy street so its not what I would call useful but there is a small outdoor space, but anything left out there for a couple days gets this...
Yesterday, 8:22 pm
Replies: 24
Views: 584
Posted By Jsmth321

Re: How much to tip hairdresser?

I don't tip much $3-$4 or so, but I am not getting a wash/dry/etc just a simple cut, takes her about 15 minutes.

They charge a premium for a mens haircut over most places so the higher the cost of...
Yesterday, 8:04 am
Replies: 142
Views: 7,444
Posted By Jsmth321

Re: Winter 2019/20 It's here

It's warmer tonight, +1 currently at the airport and +2 on our patio.
Forum: The Lounge
Yesterday, 5:57 am
Replies: 43
Views: 840
Posted By Jsmth321

Re: The unhappiest age - 47?

I could win the lotto, that would solve pretty much every problem we have...lol

Majority of my unhappiness is situational just hard to get out of the situation causing it....
Yesterday, 2:13 am
Replies: 959
Views: 84,436
Posted By Jsmth321

Re: Changing work & toil direction as mature adults. - A discussion.

I have more or less ceased looking for a job, I did what I could and it hasn't led to anything and well there isn't a plethora of job options out there and I just apply to the same places over and...
Yesterday, 2:12 am
Replies: 6,983
Views: 368,734
Posted By Jsmth321

Re: Random stuff - the anything else thread

Vancouver is an interesting place, people complain about homelessness, and in the breath complain about social housing taking up valuable land that should be used for more high cost condos and...
Yesterday, 2:00 am
Replies: 142
Views: 7,444
Posted By Jsmth321

Re: Winter 2019/20 It's here

I know what the rules are,the same rules also say residents need to clear sidewalks but lots of people don't.
Yesterday, 12:08 am
Replies: 166
Views: 5,363
Posted By Jsmth321

Re: Prince Harry and Meghan ......

Recent poll that was conducted.

3% support Canada paying whatever costs are necessary.
19% support paying some of the costs.
73% Don't want Canada covering any of the costs.
5% not sure/can't...
Jan 15th 2020, 11:54 pm
Replies: 6,983
Views: 368,734
Posted By Jsmth321

Re: Random stuff - the anything else thread

Ouch all calls made? That must have sucked.

Now in the late 90's there were still local toll areas in San Diego, if you called North County from South County is was a local toll call that resulted...
Jan 15th 2020, 11:46 pm
Replies: 142
Views: 7,444
Posted By Jsmth321

Re: Winter 2019/20 It's here

Still coming down. I feel bad for the airport workers today, must be a mad house there, its a type of a job where your expected to go in no matter how bad the weather, from the posts from old...
Jan 15th 2020, 7:21 pm
Replies: 6,983
Views: 368,734
Posted By Jsmth321

Re: Random stuff - the anything else thread

I was bored so went back through family history, using 2 grandfathers and 2 great grandfathers which is as far back as I have info for, average age of death was 68.75 years of age.

My grandmothers...
Jan 15th 2020, 7:08 pm
Replies: 468
Views: 54,084
Posted By Jsmth321

Re: Local newspaper stories

I am sure some did, and other maybe not even aware such a thing existed, I had no idea until that article and my time in ON nobody ever mentioned the nuclear facilities surrounding the area I was in...
Jan 15th 2020, 6:49 pm
Replies: 142
Views: 7,444
Posted By Jsmth321

Re: Winter 2019/20 It's here

It's a bit messy. Many school districts are closed as are the colleges, buses are still running. The city cancelled curbside recycling this week so workers can deal with the snow. I have largely...
Forum: The Lounge
Jan 14th 2020, 11:11 pm
Replies: 43
Views: 840
Posted By Jsmth321

Re: The unhappiest age - 47?

I figure it something with the GI system, I have GI issues for 21 years now (IBS) so the doctor is saying its likely stress or something making it flare more often. I liked my pre-IBS life, ha ha,...
Jan 14th 2020, 11:03 pm
Replies: 9,591
Views: 508,009
Posted By Jsmth321

Re: What has p*ssed you off today...part II

Turning all our white towels orange as an orange shirt that had never been washed got put in without noticing, 3 washes in with bleach and towels are losing their orange coloration so at least they...
Forum: The Lounge
Jan 14th 2020, 10:03 pm
Replies: 28
Views: 706
Posted By Jsmth321

Re: 2020 Weather Thread

19F with very light snow. Not typically this cold here, getting an arctic blast at the moment.

Averages for this time of year is 40-42F for a high and around 32F for a low, but it has been colder...
Forum: The Lounge
Jan 14th 2020, 9:55 pm
Replies: 43
Views: 840
Posted By Jsmth321

Re: The unhappiest age - 47?

I hated school so much, so most of the 90's were not great, but the late 90's was good, which falls into the 19-25 age range for me.

Every-time I hear about someone my age dying it freaks me out...
Jan 14th 2020, 9:46 pm
Replies: 190
Views: 9,834
Posted By Jsmth321

Re: Ricky Gervais Called ‘Transphobe’

She tried to sue some salon owners in human rights tribunal because they would not provide genital wax services since she has male genitalia. She lost and was ordered to pay some restitution to the...
Jan 14th 2020, 9:16 pm
Replies: 468
Views: 54,084
Posted By Jsmth321

Re: Local newspaper stories

Nothing like an accidental warning to get people to order potassium iodine pills.
...
Jan 14th 2020, 8:58 pm
Replies: 190
Views: 9,834
Posted By Jsmth321

Re: Ricky Gervais Called ‘Transphobe’

As far as I can tell the trans community isn't too keen on Jessica.
Forum: The Lounge
Jan 14th 2020, 8:51 pm
Replies: 43
Views: 840
Posted By Jsmth321

Re: The unhappiest age - 47?

True. My dad was pretty miserable by his mid to late 40's, hated job but couldn't leave because his wage as good and nothing comparable he could get with the pension he had, so was tied to the job as...
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