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  1. Thread: Birders

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    You're right - I confused the goliath and the...

    You're right - I confused the goliath and the purple :oops
  2. Thread: Birders

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    I used to see purple herons in Africa. Big,...

    I used to see purple herons in Africa. Big, majestic birds. They weren't listed as "rare" - but we rarely saw them.
  3. Sticky: Horrible, IMO :( I liked the other video,...

    Horrible, IMO :(

    I liked the other video, though.
  4. Thread: Birders

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    :O Cool

    :O

    Cool
  5. Sticky: That's an EXCELLENT performance - thanks for...

    That's an EXCELLENT performance - thanks for posting.

    That live performance was remarkably true to the studio version.

    Great video.
  6. Sticky: Desert-island disc for me. The 21 (or so?)...

    Desert-island disc for me.

    The 21 (or so?) minute title track is a masterpiece, IMO.

    I loved it 45 years ago, and still do.

    I originally picked it up in a bargain bin just because I liked...
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    ^^ THIS ^^

    ^^ THIS ^^
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    :up "Not all the way there" will be fixed...

    :up

    "Not all the way there" will be fixed shortly.
  9. Fixed it for ya ;)

    Fixed it for ya ;)
  10. Thread: Birders

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    Damn - I live in Orioles territory (the baseball...

    Damn - I live in Orioles territory (the baseball kind! :) ) - yet I haven't seen one yet!

    Saw a pair of bald eagles close-up on a hike on Sunday. Their nest was probably 30 feet up a tree, and I...
  11. Thread: Birders

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    Here's a REAL rarity! 12975

    Here's a REAL rarity!

    12975
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    Sticky: Many, MANY thanks for the donations to date. ...

    Many, MANY thanks for the donations to date. They will definitely keep us on air!

    IMPORTANT NOTE:

    When every donation comes in, I check the donor's user record, and make sure a "gold star" is...
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    Which one? I pay over twice that a year. I use...

    Which one? I pay over twice that a year.

    I use PureVPN. Maybe it does cost double that - I don't remember :oops



    Wait a minute, does using a VPN change your ISP or your IP location, masking...
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    I use one - from time to time. I'll try to...

    I use one - from time to time. I'll try to answer your Qs at a very high level:


    General comments: Not all VPNs are alike. Some provide more options, some are safer, and so on.



    How safe...
  15. This ^^^ 100% agree. In the last few years...

    This ^^^ 100% agree.

    In the last few years I've played pretty much the whole of Beardfish's back catalog more than any other band's output.
  16. fify ;) ...

    fify ;)


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?fbclid=IwAR3zVZoOV5YXH95oaCiAG2cdJQszSO13lN1 ENSqefKXicOaMfP_VLN17g80&feature=youtu.be&v=7pTyr9EWs74&app=desktop
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    Sticky: I'll PM you.

    I'll PM you.
  18. I understand Big Brother players are paid...

    I understand Big Brother players are paid $5,000/week.
  19. But with his "F-you" attitude to all approaches,...

    But with his "F-you" attitude to all approaches, he's alienating himself from ... everyone.

    That's just stupid, 'cause he won't be able to ally himself with anyone when the need arises.
  20. Thread: Birders

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    When I lived overseas, we had a thing called the...

    When I lived overseas, we had a thing called the indian mynah.

    Worse than grackles, IMO.

    For whatever reason, we (thankfully) don't have any grackles in central Maryland.
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    I only use Lavazza in my espresso / latte / etc....

    I only use Lavazza in my espresso / latte / etc. machine.
  22. Thread: Birders

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    LOL No, you can keep them - thanks, anyway!

    LOL

    No, you can keep them - thanks, anyway!
  23. Thread: Birders

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    Interesting - I've only ever seen Grackles in the...

    Interesting - I've only ever seen Grackles in the South. I've never seen one in the mid-Atlantic.
  24. Thread: Birders

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    Listen to call #4, for your "Cheeew" sound... ...

    Listen to call #4, for your "Cheeew" sound...


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3dLaeG6WCj0
  25. Thread: Birders

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    The Merlin app doesn't have that call. But per...

    The Merlin app doesn't have that call.

    But per Merlin, the cardinal has a variety of sounds, so Merlin might not be comprehensive.
  26. LOL@Steve :D

    LOL@Steve :D
  27. So my wife is now officially also a "geezer". ...

    So my wife is now officially also a "geezer". Phone call with my daughter:

    Daughter: Mom, are you listening to me? What are you doing there..?

    Wife: I'm looking for my damned cell phone - no...
  28. The Amazon jungle The summit of Mt....

    The Amazon jungle

    The summit of Mt. Kilimanjaro

    Many, many African safaris - some were on foot.
  29. Incidentally, I don't have stats to support this,...

    Incidentally, I don't have stats to support this, but I'll bet Frederick, MD is in the top 5% of cities with PhDs - courtesy of Fort Detrick, which is a major national medical research center.

    I...
  30. Jeez, Chris, take a chill-pill! If you re-read...

    Jeez, Chris, take a chill-pill!

    If you re-read the original post, he was referring to Virginia. And he's right - it with the exception of the UVA area and the Hampton Roads areas, it (VIRGINIA)...
  31. We're supposed to get 5 to 8 inches tomorrow. ...

    We're supposed to get 5 to 8 inches tomorrow.

    Yippee :(

    I bought a snow thrower last year.

    Yay :)
  32. LOL When I was working in Miami, some locals...

    LOL

    When I was working in Miami, some locals called it "South South Bronx".

    And the further south you go in Florida (geographically), the further north you go (culturally).
  33. Yep, that's what I do, and I have fruit instead...

    Yep, that's what I do, and I have fruit instead of fries. Still, the burgers are usually fatty and salty. (And tasty :) )

    I try to discipline myself to have a grilled chicken rather than a...
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    A business colleague of mine is a YUGE The Who...

    A business colleague of mine is a YUGE The Who fan, and he collects Entwhistles' are. He believes (not confirmed) that he has the 2nd biggest collection of John Entwhistles art.
  35. My problem is that I travel on business about...

    My problem is that I travel on business about every other week.

    it's VERY hard to eat healthy when you're living in a hotel! :(

    So I'm several pounds of hotel food above my preferred weight :(...
  36. Cool! I do an insane exercises because I know...

    Cool!

    I do an insane exercises because I know (well, I tell myself) it's what keeps me young.

    I'm fitter now than I was at 35. I'm fitter than my son, or my 2 sons-in-law. They're 31, 33, and...
  37. Trust me on this : Pickle juice as the "miracle...

    Trust me on this : Pickle juice as the "miracle cure" for cramps is pure B.S.

    I say this as an endurance athlete (well, I try anyway :) ) who also owns and organizes one of the nation's premier...
  38. Off-topic - how are you making out in the floods,...

    Off-topic - how are you making out in the floods, George? I hope you're okay.
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    I liked Lolo until the last episode. I'm...

    I liked Lolo until the last episode.

    I'm pulling for the football player (I forget his name).
  40. I've searched for my glasses - while actually...

    I've searched for my glasses - while actually wearing them!

    :D
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    I think you'll enjoy it, Jon. It's doing well...

    I think you'll enjoy it, Jon.

    It's doing well in the SoT best of 2018 poll. 'Course, the new 'Priest is leading the poll. Pity ... it's very good, but unimaginative pot-boiling, IMO. Been...
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    Here's some decent modern metal: Amorphis :...

    Here's some decent modern metal:

    Amorphis : Queen of Time

    There are a FEW cookie monster growls. put on yer big-boy pants and work through them :) - the album is one of the better things to...
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    I don't plan to buy one of these, but it's a...

    I don't plan to buy one of these, but it's a pretty cool idea! :)

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    LOL!

    LOL!
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    Got it to play - thanks. I like it!

    Got it to play - thanks.

    I like it!
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    "This video is not available"

    "This video is not available"
  47. Thanks, Dave. Anyone else?

    Thanks, Dave.

    Anyone else?
  48. Thread: Birders

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    I did a 23-mile hike today (yeah - dumb, I know -...

    I did a 23-mile hike today (yeah - dumb, I know - my legs hate me!) - and although I wasn't looking too hard - cuz U wanted to finish before the sun went down - all I was aware of was crows and...
  49. If You Received An Abusive PM In The Last 2 Days...

    Please let me know - here, or via PM.

    We're trying to assess the scope of recent events...
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    QUESTION: PLEASE LET ME KNOW if vis4victor or...

    QUESTION:

    PLEASE LET ME KNOW if vis4victor or "Luigi" sent yo an abusive PM?

    Trying to get a handle on the scope of recent events...
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    I'll do that. He's on Facebook- doesn't post...

    I'll do that. He's on Facebook- doesn't post much, but then neither do I.
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    Can you email them to me? I'll find a way to...

    Can you email them to me? I'll find a way to publish them. (My wife took the pictures in 2005, using Greg Stewart's camera. Greg doesn't post here any more, but is still the webmaster for Sea Of...
  53. Completely off-topic: You might like to read...

    Completely off-topic:

    You might like to read Robert Galbraith's books. "Robert Galbraith" is actually Rowling, who tried to write a completely different genre, under a different name, but she was...
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    Yes. Clicking the triangle with the...

    Yes.

    Clicking the triangle with the exclamation point on a regular post just sends us the link to the post.

    Clicking the triangle with the exclamation point on a PM sends us the text of the...
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    There is one, where the mods discuss...

    There is one, where the mods discuss board-specific stuff.

    If you forward something to one of us in a PM, we'll copy/paste it into the private Mods section of the board.
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    In our haste to clean up the mess he left, his...

    In our haste to clean up the mess he left, his threatening posts were irrecoverably deleted.

    We therefore don't have anything solid to report.

    Does anyone have any copies of his threatening...
  57. I watch one episode of Jeopardy every night, and...

    I watch one episode of Jeopardy every night, and have about 16 of them queued up on the DVR due to being out of state so often. So I haven't yet seen these ones.

    I get a big kick when I know the...
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    Bullshit! I am completely exempt!! Oh,...

    Bullshit! I am completely exempt!!



    Oh, wait :oops :(
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    BANNED! Sean is now permanently BANNED! :mad ...

    BANNED! Sean is now permanently BANNED! :mad

    :D LOL :D



    It's rare that we can match IP addresses. Very few systems use fixed IPs these days.
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    Thanks, Steve - and to you too!

    Thanks, Steve - and to you too!
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