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Old 01-08-2009, 10:20 AM   #31
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OK - this is how little is snows here.

I was talking to a delivery guy this morning...weather came up. He said it's cold, but, at least it's not raining. It's probably going to snow tonight. I said, really? Are we expecting any precipitation? He said "no" but if it get's down in the 20's it will probably snow.

He must be delivering some good stuff!

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Old 01-08-2009, 10:22 AM   #32
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I have forbidden our family in Florida from ever complaining about how cold it is and how they are freezing. In fact, they are NEVER freezing. I was there for Christmas in 2007. We were deep frying a turkey by the pool in shorts on Christmas day.

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Old 01-08-2009, 10:32 AM   #33
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Here is how I get through winter

Dec 21 - The start of winter - the shortest amount of daylight all year. To help with this I think that the days are getting longer. "it's comming"

February- Typically the coldest month - Pitchers and catchers report about Feb 14.- "It's getting closer"

Late February - Early march - Spring training - " They are gonna come north soom."

March - St Pattie's day

April - Easter and it's here.

Am I a baseball fan - no, but they play baseball in good weather.

I do like sinshine and I am glad to see the days get longer.

So, in retrospect, I am psyching myself out, but, it helps.

I read a long time ago about getting an inexpensive synthetic comforter and folding it inb half and putting a zipper in it on the long side. Put it on the couch, unzip, get in, zip up - Instant snuggly.

Here is wishing you all warm days sooner rather than ater.

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Old 01-08-2009, 10:55 AM   #34
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Was my post removed? I though I posted here yesterday?
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Old 01-08-2009, 10:58 AM   #35
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Charlie, it looks like some posts were removed that discussed global warming since that is not the topic of this thread (even though it is in the title).
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Old 01-08-2009, 10:59 AM   #36
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Was my post removed? I though I posted here yesterday?
All posts about global warming were removed. If you have any questions please feel free to PM any Admin. Thanks, CharlieD.

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Old 01-08-2009, 11:18 AM   #37
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With all due resspect, why call the thread what it's called. We have a thread about wether already just poat there how cold it is. Really ....
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Old 01-08-2009, 05:53 PM   #38
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Charlie, if you read my first post I specifically stated what the thread was about. So...your post went with the others. Ya gotta read the intro post. Sorry my friend.
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Old 01-08-2009, 06:04 PM   #39
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You mean our Polar Bear club? Yes, they are nut jobs but I believe that they have been turning those events into fundraising for charity. The last one was pretty funny, most people didn't go in beyond their knees, it was really cold.
Hey, and that was from a guy that never ever wears socks, no matter how cold it is and how deep the snow is. My therapist thinks it is because I have no feeling around my feet... but that tingling says otherwise LOL.
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Old 01-08-2009, 07:30 PM   #40
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ahhhhh guys......those that love the winter/snow/cold/etc......can have all mine!
the older I get, the more I dislike (HATE) the winter
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