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    Bill was on the old PE, as "bp". He joined...

    Bill was on the old PE, as "bp".

    He joined here in 2013, also as "bp", but wasn't active from 2016 onward.

    Nice guy.

    RIP
  2. RIP Chain (George) - A Long-Standing PE Friend

    Putting this in the main board.

    George "Chain" was a well known, very long-standing friend of Progressive Ears. His reports from Townsville, Australia were always interesting - whether he was...
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    And this right after she'd been told that she was...

    And this right after she'd been told that she was a minor league player :D
  4. Jerol, Nice work! IMHO - the answer is...

    Jerol,

    Nice work!

    IMHO - the answer is both. I.e:

    Having made half an hour, now push the distance a little (say 5% to 10%).

    When you've achieved that, stay at that level for a while,...
  5. Sticky: Scroll to the bottom and click on the Terms Of...

    Scroll to the bottom and click on the Terms Of Service that everyone agreed to when joining PE.

    We WILL censor EVERY political post. That has been PE's position for 20 years.

    We cannot allow...
  6. Sticky: Courtesy of my friend Battema's Facebook post: ...

    Courtesy of my friend Battema's Facebook post:

    13854

    (Or substitute your favorite prog band...)
  7. Sticky: But on the up-side, my client has canceled all...

    But on the up-side, my client has canceled all business travel!

    So my week-long out-of-state trip every 2nd week now turns into a long-term work-from-home stint!

    Works for me...
  8. Sticky: F U Corona virus. My Devin Townsend show next...

    F U Corona virus.

    My Devin Townsend show next Monday has been "postponed" :mad
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    F U Corona virus. My Devin Townsend show next...

    F U Corona virus.

    My Devin Townsend show next Monday has been "postponed". :mad
  10. Jerol, I can give you a lot of info on that. I...

    Jerol, I can give you a lot of info on that.

    I exercise hard, regularly, and usually wear a heart rate monitor during the whole workout. E.g. when cycling, my computer provides me 9 different...
  11. Thread: Birders

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    One of the most haunting sounds you'll ever hear:...

    One of the most haunting sounds you'll ever hear:

    The African Fish Eagle. It's like a first cousin to the American Bald Eagle - the main differences:
    - Bald eagle is about 3 inches taller
    -...
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    :D

    :D
  13. Thread: Birders

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    I had a Coopers Hawk in the tree right outside my...

    I had a Coopers Hawk in the tree right outside my home office window on Thursday - first time I've ever seen a raptor in my yard.

    I grabbed my phone, but couldn't get a decent pic because the...
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    Their day of darkness (whatever) album, one...

    Their day of darkness (whatever) album, one 60-minute track, was one of my faves for a long time. I wasn't as enthusiastic about their later work, but will definitely track this one.



    I loved...
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    I had s similar experience many years ago, but my...

    I had s similar experience many years ago, but my "gateway drug" was Opeth's Blackwater Park.

    I'm glad you were able to cross the divide, and wish more "progressive" music fans would be more open...
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    I'll be seeing Hevy Devy in Baltimore. Anyone...

    I'll be seeing Hevy Devy in Baltimore. Anyone else going?

    Empath was my best-of for 2019.
  17. No, that will not impact login. Login is...

    No, that will not impact login. Login is remembered on each browser.

    When you log in, check the "Remember Me" box. If that doesn't work, clear your browser's PE cookies and try again.
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    AAAaaannnddd ... he's back!! :) STEVE, first...

    AAAaaannnddd ... he's back!! :)

    STEVE, first post now that you're back - let us know how you're doing!
  19. Brief update : Progeezer (Steve) is trying to log...

    Brief update : Progeezer (Steve) is trying to log in, but is having problems caused (I think) by his browser.

    Look forward to seeing him here shortly...
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    :up - looking forward to it!

    :up - looking forward to it!
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    Tickets for the Baltimore show - BOUGHT :)

    Tickets for the Baltimore show - BOUGHT :)
  22. We had the same problem when my wife had her knee...

    We had the same problem when my wife had her knee surgeries : Three levels in the house were a challenge!

    Good to hear that she seems to be recovering quickly!
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    RIP Clive Cussler

    I was never a fan of his books (though I've probably read about a dozen) - but I respected the man, and appreciate his storytelling ability.
  24. My wife had a replacement long ago. Her story...

    My wife had a replacement long ago. Her story was a bit different from most, though, so her (6-month) recovery time isn't relevant. However, I can provide the following strong advice:

    - DO the...
  25. :rofl @ ^^^

    :rofl @ ^^^
  26. It's official : Trane is a rockstar for...

    It's official :

    Trane is a rockstar for helping with the featured CDs! :)
  27. Thread: Birders

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    Nice. Here's my best one: 13756 (Taken...

    Nice.

    Here's my best one:

    13756

    (Taken with a camera that sounds similar to Esther's)
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    Whoah - that's quite fun! (And she's hot :drool...

    Whoah - that's quite fun! (And she's hot :drool ) LOL

    It ain't metal, though I couldn't tell you WTF genre it is.
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    Nice, Ed, though I've rarely seen any. There was...

    Nice, Ed, though I've rarely seen any. There was a nesting pair of bald eagles in north Frederick county a few years ago, but they moved away after a year. The only place I've seen bald eagles with...
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    ^^ This ^^ Welcome back - don't be such a...

    ^^ This ^^

    Welcome back - don't be such a damned stranger anymore! :)
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    Hah - "Psychotic Reaction" was my band's name,...

    Hah - "Psychotic Reaction" was my band's name, when I was a kid (i.e. when I was about 17 to about 21 years old - I seem to remember dinosaurs still roaming back then).
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    I didn't see this thread before :O Album of...

    I didn't see this thread before :O

    Album of the year, last year, AFAIC.
  33. Actually, I think it is an island. The long...

    Actually, I think it is an island. The long causeway that winds southward and joins it to the mainland, thus causing it to appear to be an peninsula, is man-made.

    Perhaps the truth is that it was...
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    A whole thread about Soundcloud, and only 1...

    A whole thread about Soundcloud, and only 1 person has used the Soundcloud imbed tool I wrote for PE :(

    E.g. this post...




    You could just click here...
    ...
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    Wait - WHAT? They're giving Geez another...

    Wait - WHAT?

    They're giving Geez another birthday?




    Hope it was a great one, old friend.
  36. I'm with Ed. I have progressives (i.e. bifocals...

    I'm with Ed. I have progressives (i.e. bifocals that don't look like bifocals) - which are also transitions (i.e. glasses that become sunglasses when it's bright.) One pair of glasses does...
  37. ^^This^^ Exercise keeps the entire metabolism...

    ^^This^^

    Exercise keeps the entire metabolism healthy.

    Strength exercises (weights, resistance, etc.) help in different ways to cardio. They're both good in different ways - hence the earlier...
  38. My workout this morning - on my bike, attached to...

    My workout this morning - on my bike, attached to a trainer:


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  39. Then I should be dead already :lol The...

    Then I should be dead already :lol

    The so-called max heart rate is 220 minus your age. That's bogus, of course. My workouts take me at least 10 beats above that, at least once a week.


    ...
  40. Whether this is true or snake oil is irrelevant. ...

    Whether this is true or snake oil is irrelevant. the FACT is t hat rcarlberg is right - and "Staying active is the only cure for getting old. That includes not only the body but the mind."
    ...
  41. You're workin' it, Greg! None of us will ever...

    You're workin' it, Greg! None of us will ever get back to the way we were in our 20s, but as long as you're dieting and exercising , you're ahead of 80% of Americans. (And 75% of Canadians :) )

    ...
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    Speaking from a purely personal perspective:

    It changes depending on the season:

    Summer (and good weather):

    I cycle (very hard) 2 to 3 times a week, for at least 2 hours a time.

    And when...
  43. If you spend time in a gym doing both - strength...

    If you spend time in a gym doing both - strength and cardio - I promise that you won't have those pains.

    (Okay - I'm a young 62-year-old whipper-snapper, but it's been working for me so far...)
  44. LOL - that's me. Everyone else walks a third of...

    LOL - that's me. Everyone else walks a third of the distance I walk, because they don't lose their balls. Me? I'm walking in an ever-widening search grid 18 times per game, trying to find a round...
  45. ^^ THIS ^^

    ^^ THIS ^^
  46. They took 600 mg of NR and NMN before they...

    They took 600 mg of NR and NMN before they started reading the thread, and are zonked out on their asses X)
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    Yes (almost always) Yes. But when...

    Yes (almost always)



    Yes.

    But when you're driving / flying / working out / gardening / etc., they make the time pass in a flash.
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    I read mostly fiction. I alternate : One modern...

    I read mostly fiction. I alternate : One modern fiction, and one of either : a classic or a non-fiction about history. Most of the non-fictions are less captivating, of course, and it's harder to...
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    Good topic. IMHO you have to be a 'captive'...

    Good topic.

    IMHO you have to be a 'captive' audience. I.e. no distractions.

    I "read" audio books all the time. Most frequently:
    - When on an airplane (I fly every 2 weeks)
    - When driving to...
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    Sticky: Greg, everyone who has donated should...

    Greg, everyone who has donated should automatically get a reminder at the end of their donation-year. (Watch your inbox in early May, which will be the 1-year anniversary of your donation.)

    At...
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    Go here to see the top albums of one group of...

    Go here to see the top albums of one group of writers.

    https://www.seaoftranquility.org/sections.php?op=viewarticle&artid=312

    And go here to vote for your favorite - from a list of 40.
    ...
  52. Different... ...

    Different...


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kB8xglbMftw&feature=youtu.be&fbclid=IwAR1h9ylORvnOA1_kBHNo7CyrM27YNzEIUaNaGNzoo qgLkHpIo-S3HKl8nRE
  53. No worries - we were young and immortal and we...

    No worries - we were young and immortal and we could beat up any bad guys!

    In some ways, I miss the over-confidence of youth :D
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    :rofl
  55. LOL We would hollow out a cigarette, shove a...

    LOL

    We would hollow out a cigarette, shove a small firecracker inside, then stuff the tobacco back in - then offer a buddy a smoke and watch the fun.

    Funny as hell, but it's a miracle we didn't...
  56. OMG :O We did that a thousand times, but thank...

    OMG :O We did that a thousand times, but thank God the wheel never came off!

    I did discover, though, that landing too hard too often bent the front fork until the front wheel wouldn't turn any...
  57. I've changed my signature :oops

    I've changed my signature :oops
  58. MY expectation is that explore the subject and if...

    MY expectation is that explore the subject and if anyone says anything considered to be politically-incorrect, they'll edit that out.

    I expect the finale to be little more than a lecture.
  59. DAMN, I'm sorry I only saw this thread now - but...

    DAMN, I'm sorry I only saw this thread now - but so many of you guys had the same kind of childhood I did!

    I should have died long ago:

    - Playing with liquid mercury on our tongues

    - Playing...
  60. Remember - you can post Soundcloud items on PE: ...

    Remember - you can post Soundcloud items on PE:

    Click "Go Advanced"
    Click the little Soundcloud icon on the toolbar (last one on the right, bottom row)
    Paste the soundcloud URL between the 'SC'...
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