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    “Remember the latest supposed BP oil spill in the...

    “Remember the latest supposed BP oil spill in the gulf? ”

    Wait one fat minute.
    I saw the movie.
    It HAPPENED.

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    Unless that was just Hollywood again...
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    Speaking of setting the record straight on a...

    Speaking of setting the record straight on a history of one regions conflict....:

    Russia in RSA 🇷🇺 on Twitter: "The USSR is often accused of invading Poland. Wrong! The Nazis attacked Poland on 1...
  3. Na- it’s a gym and therapy all in one go. I...

    Na- it’s a gym and therapy all in one go.

    I used to think I was a sissy.
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    Has anyone glanced at the Supply/demand curves...

    Has anyone glanced at the Supply/demand curves for crude?
    I don’t have them right in front of me but thought the supply side was fat by a few million barrels/day?

    I think in other words the...
  5. I have been running a 5” ‘clay bit’ in a 1-1/8”...

    I have been running a 5” ‘clay bit’ in a 1-1/8” 65lb class demolition hammer.
    The stuff breaks to loose rubble with some work and I shovel out the debris.
    Hard clay- whew- well on its way to rock-...
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    After what happened last time...! Oh what the...

    After what happened last time...!

    Oh what the hell- I’m in.
  7. Oh something is moving all right... Iron pipe...

    Oh something is moving all right...

    Iron pipe right up to the only shitter in the house on the second floor above this elbow.
    The house has been settling right down past that pipe leaving the...
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    Eutrophication from excessive nutrient loads in...

    Eutrophication from excessive nutrient loads in our coastal waters are creating some broad anoxic basins.
    Keep the faith- we are cooking up a new batch of crude as we speak.
    Now let’s just set a...
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    Thank you for the input though I was addressing a...

    Thank you for the input though I was addressing a somewhat different point.

    On the very last bit, I have no doubt that Li-ion is not a natural limitation as that chemistry will be replaced with...
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    I found this thread useful to lay out some of the...

    I found this thread useful to lay out some of the political dynamics in the region:

    Chris Murphy on Twitter: "1/ Okay, in a few tweets I'm going to try to explain what's going on in Yemen today,...
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    Are you saying living plant today are creating...

    Are you saying living plant today are creating crude oil we can use?
    When?
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    Where are these oil deposits being formed and...

    Where are these oil deposits being formed and when can we use them?
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    I have thought this for years- buy foreign crude...

    I have thought this for years- buy foreign crude at any price they will sell it to us for.
    Keep our own damn reserves in the ground.
    One of these days there is going to be a supply problem and it’s...
  14. Na- going the umbrella and galoshes route....

    Na- going the umbrella and galoshes route....
  15. Looks like it has been cracked for a long time-...

    Looks like it has been cracked for a long time- there was sort of a poured over lead cast on the crack.

    The crack is four inches from the socket in the hub.
    Fernco wants the hub measured to...
  16. I’d like to replace/get replaced the cracked 90....

    I’d like to replace/get replaced the cracked 90.

    Very good info above- I will ponder a coupling on the good leg of the street 90 or maybe look at doing a insert of PVC into ‘hub’ with a ‘donut’.
    ...
  17. This damn old house... There are two or three...

    This damn old house...
    There are two or three abandoned cast septic lines in the grade plus a old clay line.
    Hard clay- I think it is tough on pipe..
    110 yr old house...
  18. Ok- so I have to get past these two street 90’s...

    Ok- so I have to get past these two street 90’s then.

    The first one is as shown- vertical sweep out through wall, the second is horizontal plane turning 90 to head off property.
  19. Ot- how to work patching into cast iron septic pipe.

    I have to cut out the cast 90 septic pipe and replace with PVC.
    The 90 is cracked and leaking.

    Any plumbing savvy folk here.

    I guess I need to replace a street 90 right to where it is inserted...
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    I do notice Boeing seems to have pulled some of...

    I do notice Boeing seems to have pulled some of its electric aircraft content from site.

    Interesting byline:

    Pipistrel was ready to cross the channel with one of their aircraft supplied with...
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    I was taking apart the DJI chart over the last...

    I was taking apart the DJI chart over the last week or so to sus out where we are at.
    I found this sideways trade has been going on long enough that I was not finding confirmation of the old bull...
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    I am a little out of date but electric propulsion...

    I am a little out of date but electric propulsion in airplanes is proven and has been for some time to the degree that there are operational concept planes flying and at least one manufacturer is...
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    Screw the stock exchange- crude futures are up...

    Screw the stock exchange- crude futures are up 11%.
  24. Look- it took me freaking forever to find just...

    Look- it took me freaking forever to find just the right rose colored glasses that are comfortable, look good and cast the world in just the right hue of bubbly optimism.
  25. I understand that but would’ve hoped there was at...

    I understand that but would’ve hoped there was at least the pretense of protecting the “community”.
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