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  1. That WAS how you got caught-out, wasn't it? ...

    That WAS how you got caught-out, wasn't it?


    Did take it, COVID-Orphan.

    Then I taught it, '62-'63.

    Good start to the skill of teaching, overall, actually.
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    Ditto. Very. Amazingly good at getting favourable...

    Ditto. Very. Amazingly good at getting favourable shipping rates, too. At least for the "lower 48". AK is challenging, other than USPS.
  3. AFAIK, "lookOUT!" only runs on MS alleged OS'en...

    AFAIK, "lookOUT!" only runs on MS alleged OS'en AKA aircraft carrier for cooties, so if you don't have that economically suicidal tendency it isn't a probem to begin with.
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    2ALD13 - the one I referred to earlier as a...

    2ALD13 - the one I referred to earlier as a Hardinge "loop" closer for the running bearing and yoke it needs so the operating lever doesn't have to go round-and round like a flail!

    :D

    Thot my...
  5. Not sure how "objective" it is but, Webber Gage...

    Not sure how "objective" it is but, Webber Gage wasn't always owned by Starrett who bought Webber around early 1960's as an already respected outfit. May have been a side-component of buying...
  6. They are the last backwater civilization still...

    They are the last backwater civilization still running Microsoft products that doesn't already know how to defeat ALL the passwords at a distance?
  7. No fear. US Navy had the genius to make damned...

    No fear. US Navy had the genius to make damned sure every sailor DID chew gum.

    Leaks were patched expeditiously whilst still small,

    Warhips were kept afloat

    Wars were won.

    And swabbies...
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    Huh? For GBC one turd he could pass was as real...

    Huh? For GBC one turd he could pass was as real as any other turd he could swallow and pass later.
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    They'd be among those as would buy into your...

    They'd be among those as would buy into your boolshit, surely.

    But that map pattern doesn't match the max rise or the actual elevations, so no.

    Not even remotely close even at 300-plus foot...
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    Nothing "crackpot" about it. I will work just...

    Nothing "crackpot" about it. I will work just fine for Kaliphoneyah once they have burn up, burned out, starved off, drugged off, diseased-off, or driven off 70% of the present population as has any...
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    Not to worry. Just ask the OLDER wimmin. Yer...

    Not to worry. Just ask the OLDER wimmin.

    Yer Big B oobs are up for hot flashes for a spell then full Menopause takes holt and no more of those perky "periods" will bug you, ever again.
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    ROFL! Way I heard that story, it was a pet...

    ROFL! Way I heard that story, it was a pet MONKEY. Owner would catch him shitting on the carpet, paddle his ass, toss him out the ground floor window into the back garden!

    Monkey learnt fast. Shat...
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    Twin to it, but mine is uglier, greener, and...

    Twin to it, but mine is uglier, greener, and dirtier!

    Those are the "baby" version.

    5 HP TENV Horizontal spindle motor driving 40-taper by way of a Reeves Varidrive clone, right-angle...
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    Bite my OTHER ass, yah infantile pretentious...

    Bite my OTHER ass, yah infantile pretentious pre-pubescent pinworm-porker!

    I shed earwax as has forgotten more about metalworking of a Manhattan lunch "hour" than you'll live long enough to ever...
  15. ROFL! Chairman of our firm had bought two baroque...

    ROFL! Chairman of our firm had bought two baroque period reproduction cast-brass framed then gilt French mirrors in Par-ee.

    Each had bustid-off ONE of two 3mm-80 screws with a gilt knob and cap...
  16. Sumthin' WRONG wit' you, kid! They take up...

    Sumthin' WRONG wit' you, kid!

    They take up less space than a pair of brand-new Staggerwing Beech aircraft!

    Just sacrifice a goat. Invite the native Americans to show yah how to cook it.
    ...
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    Just go and use a different loo when the...

    Just go and use a different loo when the pitter-patter of tiny hooves approacheth thy blinder "6". Your coondingie will thank you!

    "American Standard" means what is says it means. Tons of vendors...
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    Cheating to look at what has worked for several...

    Cheating to look at what has worked for several hundred years and go from there, ain't it?
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    Agreed! Most especially if they post from...

    Agreed!

    Most especially if they post from Hillsboro, Cow Hamsafire and used to be machinists before Zombified by TDS!
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    Too much information what - or whom - you may...

    Too much information what - or whom - you may have felt.

    ISTR leather was used for lining a synthetic vagina, "pioneering" Christine Jorgenson days? I'm sure I don' wanna KNOW if steel chips...
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    Heresy, I am sure, but at least "for temporary"...

    Heresy, I am sure, but at least "for temporary" (Aluminum 'dianond plate', later... mayhap?)

    This stuff was cheap, handy, and had already proven itself insanely durable in a high-traffic entrance...
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    Meahh.. whiner-hater-blamers? IF DJT wins, the...

    Meahh.. whiner-hater-blamers? IF DJT wins, the only way they'll "blow their brains out" is to fellate themselves senseless, morning, noon, and night, then blame Trump for the vile aftertaste and bad...
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    Well.. that ain't too hard to take, is it? ...

    Well.. that ain't too hard to take, is it?

    Gets you the use of "some of" the longitudinal travel of the table, probably a good deal more traverse than you would have if working with the (more...
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    "Centerless" grinding ain't "perfect" grinding....

    "Centerless" grinding ain't "perfect" grinding. Neither is belt finishing. But both are cheaper and prolly MORE than good enuf onct he gets a handle on the stock goods in the marketplace.
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    "Betting against the house" is not for the...

    "Betting against the house" is not for the klewless. Ever.

    When.. I was working for a deep-discount phone company, I pointed out to a friend and neighbour that we could save him a good deal of...
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