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LOLLOL

It does something like that if the stern drive isn't down where it should be.

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Originally posted by aka ron aka ron wrote:

I'm very pleased to announce that the boat is in the water!  Nice smooth idle, good takeoff power, clean smelling exhaust. I had to wake up Mama so she could hear the phone if I had trouble.
WinkGlad to hear she's all dressed up and ready to float...now keep her safe and away from bad watering holes like they have in Cleveland.
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^LOL  Are those Asian Carp?

I trimmed the bushes around the house...I'm hurtin for certain! The wife was kind enough to rake it up.

It's hot!  88 degrees, feels like 100. It's friggin crazy uptown, lawn chairs lining Main Street, traffic slowed to a crawl. They are closing the bridge on the 7th...AngryAngryAngryAngryAngryAngry!  I don't see how the f*cking Wisconsin DOT can take such a long time and screw up so many peoples lives for this type of project.  Now!  There is a detour in the detour!

Mama has been relieved of her duties as Grandma/Babysitter. Troy, Henry's father, was fired from his job.

I mentioned to her the other day, the only bad thing about this is...I don't get as many hugs!  I always get a hug when she leaves! 
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Too bad Troy lost his job, but great for you and Mama!  You'll have to send Mama out on errands to get more hugs!  LOL
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I finally fixed my right front tire, if there isn't another leak.  It was going flat in only 2 days.
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My decision to order a new remote for the converter was a good one, it came in the mail today. I did a scan and got my missing channels back.
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Originally posted by aka ron aka ron wrote:

My decision to order a new remote for the converter was a good one, it came in the mail today. I did a scan and got my missing channels back.
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I love this time of the year, we get 6 to 8 weeks of some REALLY GOOD sweet corn.  With a blizzard in mid-April, it kinda screwed up the growing season.  I told Mama to keep an eye out for anyone selling corn, she went to meet her friend yesterday and picked some up on her way home.

Look out tummy below, prepare for an obscene amount of butter and salt!  The ears are small, could have been left in the field another week, but they will be delicious!  I bought 4 chicken breasts too, already cooked but they warm up well.
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I had 4 sprinklers that weren't working right, two of them just needed the grassed pulled away.  The one by our bedroom was clogged. Rainbird makes a tool to remove the whole head.  I just forced some air through the nozzle and that's all it takes.  The one on the front yard just needed an adjustment so it sprayed a full 180 degrees.

We have some awesome looking corn on the cob, I cooked a sirloin tip roast in the crock pot yesterday.
With the gravy I buy, this should be a really good supper time.
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Next April I will have lived in my house for 20 years.

In that time, I've never once watered my yard!!!!

Of course, we get about 7 or 8 inches of rain per month around here in the summer.
Great news guys.... With the Air Hawk, flat balls are no longer a problem!!!
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I just remembered that I postef that pic a few years ago.

It was in a thread where Donathan was talking about he and his girlfriend.

I posted that pic as being the two of them.
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Originally posted by aka ron aka ron wrote:

I love this time of the year, we get 6 to 8 weeks of some REALLY GOOD sweet corn.  With a blizzard in mid-April, it kinda screwed up the growing season.  I told Mama to keep an eye out for anyone selling corn, she went to meet her friend yesterday and picked some up on her way home.

Look out tummy below, prepare for an obscene amount of butter and salt!  The ears are small, could have been left in the field another week, but they will be delicious!  I bought 4 chicken breasts too, already cooked but they warm up well.
 
For me, this is watermelon time of year.  It was a rocky start with the watermelons of June not all great, but at this point, they've all been good.
 
Found this drink called WTRMLN.  Cold-press watermelon juice.  Very good, but expensive.  I paid $3.99 for a 12oz bottle.
 
 
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