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    If you worked for a large company and a similar...

    If you worked for a large company and a similar company had a mass lay-off you can end up flooded with applicants. Most of the HR people don't know who is qualified for a job and even if they did...
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    Is that a federal law or something Cali adds on...

    Is that a federal law or something Cali adds on top of federal law? I remember decades ago working for the man in Cali in a large plant. I was constantly running afoul of HR with their rules. They...
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    I have had my Verizon Wireless for about 10...

    I have had my Verizon Wireless for about 10 months. I have noticed in that time period the sweet spot in the house has moved. Moving the Jetpack a whole 10 feet at the same height along a wall from...
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    Double Post.

    Double Post.
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    I disagree on not listing a McDonald's job from 4...

    I disagree on not listing a McDonald's job from 4 years ago, that is pretty recent. If left out that leaves a recent gap in employment. Most interviewers will ask about the what a person did during...
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    Also leave out any hobbies or activities...

    Also leave out any hobbies or activities unrelated to work or job skills. If you donate time at a museum restoring antique machinery that can be included, but no one needs to know your golf handicap.
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    Hell no to pictures. Back when working for the...

    Hell no to pictures. Back when working for the man as a supervisor without the title anytime I got a resume with pictures I passed them around for a laugh. I once got a resume from a guy who had his...
  8. Pasted from Wikipedia: According to the US...

    Pasted from Wikipedia:

    According to the US Department of Justice, African Americans accounted for 52.5% of all homicide offenders from 1980 to 2008, with European Americans 45.3% and "Other" 2.2%....
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    I prefer this test: TestMy.net Broadband...

    I prefer this test: TestMy.net Broadband Internet Speed Test as it shows the variation in speed. A lot of tests just show max speed and if you are not hardwired you can get a lot of speed...
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    When I was in Cali I used Facts on Electroplating...

    When I was in Cali I used Facts on Electroplating & Anodizing: Basics, Specifications and Links. they do silver plate no idea on size limits.
  11. My dad and uncle were cops. I was first allowed...

    My dad and uncle were cops. I was first allowed to fire a .22 rifle at the age of 7, a .357 mag revolver at 10. I had gun safety pounded into my head on a weekly basis. I was taught to never point a...
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    They are closest ones to me, I have found them to...

    They are closest ones to me, I have found them to have sky high prices. Never used them, but their minimum lot charges are 3-4 times what I used to pay 10 years ago when I was in Cali.
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    Of course I haven't used IMS since fleeing Cali...

    Of course I haven't used IMS since fleeing Cali in 2011, but I never had issues with pricing games, that was a long time ago in a land far away. I always used the Riverside location and asked for the...
  14. Isn't that the truth. 40+ years ago when I was in...

    Isn't that the truth. 40+ years ago when I was in High School a teacher would not tell you how they vote even if you asked. When it came to discussion of political issues both sides of the argument...
  15. Ammo thrown in a fire of course can make a lot of...

    Ammo thrown in a fire of course can make a lot of noise, my point was with their Hollywood nonsense about firearms they made it seem the rounds going off from a fire are just as lethal as ones fired...
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    Service Center is manufactured domestic, but it...

    Service Center is manufactured domestic, but it is reclaim. I am guessing it is mostly reclaimed Chinese crap and they import raw ingots from China. I have found the quality on their 6061 to be...
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    Whatever happened to Alcoa? I don't think I have...

    Whatever happened to Alcoa? I don't think I have seen any of that since I escaped Cali 10 years ago. As far as 7075 which I used to use a lot of 2-4" rounds when I was Dualkit it was always from the...
  18. That's nothing. I was once watching an episode of...

    That's nothing. I was once watching an episode of Chicago Fire, the fireman were inside a burning building and they thought they taking heavy sniper fire, they all ducked for cover, one fireman was...
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    I think there is reason to be concerned about...

    I think there is reason to be concerned about liability. We live in a litigious society. Just for the hell of it when I was laid up with gout watching day time broadcast TV I decided to start...
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    When they left that job did they go to work for...

    When they left that job did they go to work for Riverside County Building and Safety? The worst situations I encountered were people inspecting electrical installations. I got into it with an...
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    You had to go quote an annoying liberal I had on...

    You had to go quote an annoying liberal I had on ignore, didn't you. Cali for most is short for California, trend started by an LL Cool J song "Going Back to Cali" in the late 80's.
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    I would not call them a spammer, just a non...

    I would not call them a spammer, just a non contributing member using this place as free E-bay. It will not stop until the rules are enforced, as we see warnings do no good, the abuse grows by the...
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    I have seen businesses in mine and neighboring...

    I have seen businesses in mine and neighboring counties that could have not had a building and safety inspector or OSHA within miles of them in decades. One had numerous extension cords all over the...
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    I paid $100 eons ago when the idea of soliciting...

    I paid $100 eons ago when the idea of soliciting donations was attempted to prevent the need for ads to finance the site. Most people were all talk and no action and I think Milacron only collected...
  25. And there still are liberals blaming the gun,...

    And there still are liberals blaming the gun, they just love to deny the facts that are in front of their faces.
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