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Comment Re:Now is the time to prepare (Score 0) 83

Learn to play a musical instrument well enough to earn supper.
learn to repair sails
dead tree books on edible wild plants
old Encyclopedia Britannicas - anyone know how many it will take to stop a 50 cal round? I once determined empirically that a 150 grain bronze point 30-06 will penetrate 2.5 color (tube type) television sets.

Comment Re: Probes AND Humans (Score 1) 114

Suppose Isabella told Christopher Columbus to piss off and instead just sent robots. Those robots would *NEVER* have found San Francisco, one of the most beautiful cities on the planet. Or jazz, or blues, or grunge, or KC bar-b-que or Tex-mex. Humans must go to find the things that will be there, not the things that are there now.
Get it?

Comment Re:cucked libtards (Score 1) 412

>You need to wrap the tinfoil tighter. Obviously something is getting through.
I have misplaced the original link but a foil cavity the size of a head resonates at a particular wavelength and when you look up that frequency on the spectrum allocation charts they are, "Reserved for Government Use." If it is not true it should be.

Comment Re:Broken Windows Policing (Score 1) 191

>Probably the most likely reason has been the removal of lead from gasoline, significantly reducing the degree of low-level lead poisoning
Blue on black. Favorite Daughter No. 1 started teaching six or seven years ago after majoring in ed. Wife just retired after 33 years of teaching high school science. I asked them about this because I thought that for sure it would be noticeable by now. They report seeing nothing. Apparently some other substance in the soup of our existence stepped into the breach. (Arsenic from lignite power plants? Estrogen mimicking plasticizing additives?)

Looking at what I see in the media, social media, and workplaces I interact with it would be a plausible hypothesis that dose makes the poison and at some small level lead is a nutrient of some sort.

Comment Re:Driving yes, but charging? (Score 2) 990

That is why the Volt, a plug in hybrid is the right way to go. during the week it makes it to work and back plus errands on an overnight charge. On the weekend I routinely put 200 to 600 miles on it from petrol. Extra benefit the Volt is a nice looking car.

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