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View Room Comments for Saturday, Apr. 19 2014

Saturday, April 19, 2014   by: The Soap BoxWelcome to the SooToday.com View Room. This editorial feature is for you to post comments. To comment on a specific news story please post your comment directly under the news story.
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Grump 4/19/2014 7:18:18 AM Report

Good morning everyone, another dull day to match the IQ of a few of the posters on here. Bounder no one is born that way, it takes years to become the rude, ignorant, B.S.er that you became. Wisen, no matter how hard to try you will never match Bounder and Steely as you are just, plain, too dumb for even that. Be careful in the swamp today as the water is rising. We wouldn't want to lose such fine upstanding morons as you lot. Have a great day to those that walk upright.
rockbanger 4/19/2014 7:32:40 AM Report

Grump

Change your name to....

CAVEMAN
Mr. Poster 4/19/2014 7:47:35 AM Report

Grump is extra grumpy today.
Wisenheimer 4/19/2014 7:53:18 AM Report

Grunt .. your wheel is spinning but your hamster is dead!
Wisenheimer 4/19/2014 7:55:20 AM Report

Grump, the best match for your I.Q. is Teeps or a bag of hammers. Toss up!
Wisenheimer 4/19/2014 8:04:16 AM Report

U.S. investors pouring back into our oil and gas industry. TSX nears all time high of 15,070.
Stock pick for those with as few bucks and bunny budget ... "Spartan Energy."
Turn your gas pump frowns upside down.
Other good entry points SU, HSE, CNG.
Have a real nice weekend y'all.
Wisenheimer 4/19/2014 8:06:46 AM Report

One more ... buy Transcanada on any weakness. Western Select is getting out without XL and will continue.
irishfey 4/19/2014 8:09:16 AM Report

Good morning, this is still Easter weekend is it not? By some of last nights posts it didn"t seem like it, but hey.. to each their own!.. Nice morning post Grump, perhaps you should take it to your Church this evening and start off the sermon with it, i bet the folks there would love to hear it..... REDRANGER.. That was so nice of you yesterday to correct me in such a rude and ignornant way because i spelled .. pneumonia wrong. Now some nice soul pointed out to me that in another of your posts , you spelt the word " proximity". as.." proximirty".. tut tut, and you a Teacher, or so you say.. Don"t you think that is a good case of.. " pot meet kettle"?... Now, here is your homework for today.... write down. " proximity" 100 times on a sheet of paper, and use a pencil in case you make a mistake,,, oh yes.. and write down.. "Celeste" as you mispelled her name also..... Yes dear, i do make some spelling errors in here as do others but i don"t make it my life mission to correct them. You dear are not Spellchecker, who may correct a person but does so in a nice and friendly manner of which we do accept. You,, we do not! I am happy that you only teach the " Saudis ", that way you can"t be called out on your own spelling errors... Now run along and get that homework done so the Easter Bunny will come to you tomorrow :)... On another note, i have heard so much about Skipper Dave, i wonder how he would react to the posts in here lately,, the pour soul is probably rolling over in his grave at the lot of you, (some )... Now you all have a great weekend...
flyhawk25 4/19/2014 8:19:31 AM Report

It is a lovely morning but it appears on here we could really use a dose of Skipper Dave's optimism.
Perhaps we'll have a real Easter miracle and they'll roll back the sod on his tomb and he'll return to imbue us with some gentle kind words.
irishfey 4/19/2014 8:26:07 AM Report

Flyhawk, that was a nice post. I never met the Man or seen his posts, but from what i gather, he was a well respected Man..... some on here.. not so much.... Oh well,.. it is what it is....
learningaswego 4/19/2014 8:54:14 AM Report

Wow, Gump's first Grunt on here daily is a great way to start a day, isn't it?
happy, happy.
Wisenheimer 4/19/2014 8:54:25 AM Report

I recall Skipper giving as best as he got. N'est pas ?
David Poluck 4/19/2014 8:56:44 AM Report

Optimism,It's alive and well. Celebrated especially this weekend around the world.

Christ Has Died, Christ Has Risen, Christ Will Come Again

Amen

Happy Easter
Wicket 4/19/2014 8:57:58 AM Report

Skipper Dave could hold his own with the best of them, but, he was gentle and mostly respectful, gave us hope, laughter and insight into life; I miss him.
redranger 4/19/2014 9:07:41 AM Report

Irish
I did not correct your spelling, I merely asked what "pheunomia" is. As for my spelling of Celeste and proximity, they were simple typos that are easily made on tiny tablet keyboards. I do not correct other posters' typos but your daily mangling of the language is too much to be ignored.It grates like fingernails on a blackboard.
Stanley 4/19/2014 9:23:32 AM Report

Maple Leafs fans watched the Wings beat the Bruins last night, and they cried. Because that's what the Wings do to Leafs fans: make them cry.

We OWN you!!
right wing 4/19/2014 9:23:59 AM Report

...just like I imagine Grumps voice is in person.
old-cat33 4/19/2014 9:34:42 AM Report

Hey now Stanley it's a series best out of seven remember?
irishfey 4/19/2014 9:38:28 AM Report

Hey Red... Get used to it or just ignore! I found out how to spell.. Pneumonia... now you best cover those ears/ eyes...: "NUMBMOANYA"... Now you just run along and get that homework done and remember.. use a pencil :)
Bobby Nerves 4/19/2014 9:38:41 AM Report

When you're having a lousy day and can't cop with it, remember that somewhere in the world, is plenty of ignorant people with an opinion, pushing a door with a big sign that reads: PULL!
irishfey 4/19/2014 9:40:34 AM Report

David... Amen and well said... Happy Easter....
right wing 4/19/2014 9:42:10 AM Report

irishfey


Good one.
Like putting itching powder in his boxers.....

;)
redranger 4/19/2014 9:53:24 AM Report

behave plumber
I ignore all your mangled prose
irishfey 4/19/2014 9:54:37 AM Report

Rightwing.. Why thank you cupcake, i"m learning from the best :) Ohhh Bobby, don"t you fret none, just follow the others going in or out the doors.. see.. problem solved! :)
redranger 4/19/2014 9:54:43 AM Report

Irish
Why did you choose to drag your dirty linen from the red room to the blue room?
mallet 4/19/2014 9:57:28 AM Report


Shakespeare...

Looks like we shall not have a rivalry after all.. Your team is going up and mine is coming down.. One win will see Leicester win the Championship and is already assured of Premier League next season and Norwich will be relegated from the Premiership...
irishfey 4/19/2014 10:07:39 AM Report

Redranger... My " linen " is clean thank you. The Red Room is for nice comments, you really should learn that! And the Blue Room is to tell self rightious a** holes like yourself off!.. You started this remember???? Done that homework yet??.. Didn"t think so!!... Now i could sit all day and go tit for tat with you, but i have things to do and may i suggest that you do your laundry, must be starting to smell by now....
right wing 4/19/2014 10:20:06 AM Report

redranger

In a perfect world we'd have perfect people, glad you live in such a place.

You take care now.....
redranger 4/19/2014 10:20:21 AM Report

RW
You are savvy enough to know I was just poking a stick at you. Have a nice Easter.
right wing 4/19/2014 10:21:09 AM Report

...and I you.

;)
right wing 4/19/2014 10:21:43 AM Report

...and nobody lost an eye!

;)
redranger 4/19/2014 10:23:09 AM Report

I shall henceforth practice judicious use of the scroll and ignore features of this room.
Now I shall put on some good gospel music by Iris Dement and mark a pile of @!#$%^& exams.
right wing 4/19/2014 10:25:49 AM Report

...and the most popular name for male pet rabbits....Thumper !

Ba-da-bing.
statusquo 4/19/2014 10:34:51 AM Report

Speaking of gospel music.....
Tomorrow. The History Channel....a Bible marathon....I hope it's the Old Testament....that God kicked some serious ass....The sequel, as in the New Testament is a bit too vanilla for me...except Revelation.....when He comes back and gets personal and in your face!....with a vengeance!

nanag 4/19/2014 10:38:18 AM Report

OH, WHAT A BEAUTIFUL MORNIN'~
OH, WHAT A BEAUTIFUL DAY`~
I GOT A BEAUTIFUL FEELIN'~
EVERYTHINGS GOIN' MY WAY ~
la la la la la la ~ ~ ~
Grump 4/19/2014 11:10:07 AM Report

Irish you have certainly become quite the little sniper, haven't you? If I remember correctly you crapped all over Gurpy for doing the same thing. My how things have changed. Now for all you darlings who don't like my morning posts, you all know what you can do and where you can go. If that direction doesn't suit you then possibly we could have the same comments about those I am responding to who make their own crappy posts. Otherwise it's just personal bias and about that I don't give a furry rat's butt and will continue to respond. I will further point out a number of the complainers personal shortcomings at the same time. We will call it a block party as I will respond to all the blocks I care to.
Wisenheimer 4/19/2014 11:48:18 AM Report

Spelly .. would it be a flurry of "furries" or a flurry of "furrys" when Grunt pluralizes furry rat's asses ?
H'mm.
Wisenheimer 4/19/2014 11:53:45 AM Report

On Grump's fridge ..
" I hate that Rightwinger
and young Wisenheimer,
But mostest of all, I hates
Stephen Joe Harper"!
right wing 4/19/2014 12:08:11 PM Report

Grump

I love it...you're dripping with arrogance.

...or perhaps you just need your diaper changed, you seem a bit "rash(ed)".

What a spas case....hahahahaha.
Grump 4/19/2014 12:24:33 PM Report

rw you can buzz off anytime because I'm tired of your sarcastic stupid posts. Keep it up and you will certainly not like what comes your way and if you think for a second I won't then give it a shot. Wisen you don't count as you are only an obnoxious little twit and everyone realizes you are a total a**h***. Old Conservatives are like Old Republicans, they never die, they just smell that way. Now they are warming up Baby Bush two to run in 2016 . The last one worked out so well. Oh! well desperate times call for desperate measures. Then again he is a closet Liberal so maybe he is human.
Wisenheimer 4/19/2014 12:28:17 PM Report

Grump .. you should have saved the torturous typing and just said "yubba dubba doo".
Wisenheimer 4/19/2014 12:40:15 PM Report

RedRanger .. "but I can see the sun's settin' fast, and just like they say nothing good ever lasts.
Go on now and and kiss it goodbye.
To my town, my town, goodnight."
I.D.
Wisenheimer 4/19/2014 12:48:30 PM Report

Fly .. did Teeps get detention for his 7:05 p.m. post re: Jim Flaherty ?
Grump 4/19/2014 12:55:57 PM Report

Wisen you are sucking way too much of that rot gut rum into your system. No need, you just suck period.
flyhawk25 4/19/2014 1:08:22 PM Report

I don't know and I don't care.
irishfey 4/19/2014 1:13:30 PM Report

Ok Grump, point made! But why do you feel the need to make the first post of the day a pissing contest? You could wait till your " sniped", then snipe back like i did with Redranger. He drew first blood and you should know i'm not going to take it! Good luck with your block party, i won"t be there and you might be the only one, so do it your way as always.... and Happy Easter....
mallet 4/19/2014 1:28:57 PM Report


Okay, Okay, come on, own up, who whizzed in Grumps cornflaks this morning??
Bobby Nerves 4/19/2014 1:42:11 PM Report

Redranger, you should take a minute and explain the Dunning-Kruger effect.

That's the advantage of ignorance over knowledge; it affords you confidence.


right wing 4/19/2014 2:40:02 PM Report

"Keep it up and you will certainly not like what comes your way and if you think for a second I won't then give it a shot."

The above post encapsulates exactly the type of person you are Grump.
You like to dish it out but you cannot take it, period.
Grow up, I don't fall for your bully tactics and I don't care how big you "think" you are.
...watch your threats pal, I would not bother with your ilk but you had better do some reading on how serious internet threatening can be.
bounder 4/19/2014 2:50:47 PM Report

Is it safe yet?
right wing 4/19/2014 2:53:40 PM Report

It's always safe bounder...

steelworker 4/19/2014 3:03:33 PM Report

...tickle fight!!!
DutchTouch 4/19/2014 3:04:40 PM Report

I see the "love in" has begun.

All you "guys" are a hoot.

Now kiss and make up.
flyhawk25 4/19/2014 3:12:21 PM Report

Longest recess of the winter.
DutchTouch 4/19/2014 3:20:53 PM Report

Flyhawk my pal.....at last the voice of reason.
right wing 4/19/2014 3:26:18 PM Report

bounder

Just remember what us swamp people do to them gators...
;)
Mr. Poster 4/19/2014 3:39:21 PM Report

There seems to be a lot of regulars missing in the last couple of weeks. I WONDER why ???? Have they moved on to ADULT programming? Have they tired of the nonsense?
right wing 4/19/2014 3:41:41 PM Report

We have "adult" programming on this site ???
Grump 4/19/2014 3:43:51 PM Report

Irish your point is made but I'm just responding to the crap that was left on here the evening before. I have better things to do in the evening than respond to these stupid insults. Have a great Easter.
DutchTouch 4/19/2014 3:44:27 PM Report

Where is our "Just Curious?
I haven't heard from him for days.
Hope everything is alright with him.
Grump 4/19/2014 3:46:03 PM Report

Yes rw "Adult" and many of us try but with a few snipers on here it isn't easy.
right wing 4/19/2014 3:54:49 PM Report

Since it is Easter....

Glass houses, is all I will say about that.

steelworker 4/19/2014 4:05:21 PM Report

Grow a pair and buy a helmet. Life is tough.
bounder 4/19/2014 4:15:44 PM Report

Especially. When you start the day off with garbage and a barrage of insults you twit.
Pink Peony 4/19/2014 4:25:58 PM Report

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Otm4RusESNU
DutchTouch 4/19/2014 4:28:41 PM Report

Normally I would be rooting around in my flower beds by now.
I think this abnormal weather has affected us all in one way or another.
Still lots of snow up here.
The bears are coming out of hibernation so be on the lookout.
It's too bad they have to pay for the changes in weather.
No food for them around yet.
The wild animals will be paying for it I'm sure.
Most folks have no idea what these animals go through to survive and stay out of human's way at the same time.
We have encroached on their territory and there no longer is room for the wild creatures.
Very sad but that's the way most people think.
Just Curious 4/19/2014 4:46:52 PM Report

Dutch Touch, I'm still here but don't like taking part in the infantile baiting and sniping that goes on here. I have met and have a sort-of relationship with several of our favorite posters but see no reason for the vitriolic comments that get posted on a regular basis.. This is supposed to be a comment column of intellectual comment of the topic of the day but after the first one of the day, regardless of who makes it, it's down hill all the way from there. I could ,and am quite capable of, making a lot of snarly comments about several posters on here but I won't, not that I have any class, I'm just tired..Mostly , I just click on, scroll past, and go for a nap.. As for rw, he has no balls at all and prefers to drive around town in his yellow van and goggle anything at all to belittle people... Come to Gustos one day for lunch, and quit making excuses.. Seen you in town several times the day you said you couldn't make it. and yes, I do know who you are...Nothing is ever a secret...:)PS, rw, you are buying...:).

Just Curious 4/19/2014 4:51:51 PM Report

And Dutch, I too , feel really sorry for the wild life.. They can't help what they are, unlike the posters on this site..LOL...
DutchTouch 4/19/2014 5:04:51 PM Report

Just Curious so happy to hear from you.
Glad you're okay.
This column is getting a bit tedious for sure.
I do a lot of scrolling too.
I wish we could carry on some friendly chit chat to help us keep up with the latest local news.
I keep hoping some of the rest will catch on.
Grump 4/19/2014 5:19:35 PM Report

Happy Easter Dutch Touch, you just got a niner. lol It would be much nicer without these stupid remarks and sniping. That said ignoring them doesn't seem to work either. Possibly if everyone jumped on the snipers every time they sniped, I think they would soon give it up. Have a great Easter everyone.
bounder 4/19/2014 5:27:16 PM Report

That's what's we do, right after your first post of the day,respond.
DutchTouch 4/19/2014 5:33:56 PM Report

OMG Grump I know you are basically a really nice guy.
Don't worry so much about those who don't agree with everything you say or every remark you make.
Everyone is entitled to their opinion.
No big deal.
Take it easy and give yourself a few more good years.
You've earned it Bud.
flyhawk25 4/19/2014 6:07:26 PM Report

DT...I agree.
It really does shape the day on here when my pal Grump starts it with a rant and then others respond.
Most of us choose not to engage in the vitriol but it is unfortunate.
irishfey 4/19/2014 6:18:55 PM Report

Mallet.. okay, okay,,, Guilty... I whizzed at the one he whizzed then they all whizzed. I think everyone had cornflakes this morning and not with milk .. :)
Wisenheimer 4/19/2014 6:29:04 PM Report

Grump .. tomorrow is a new week. In your first post in the morning try not to be an "asshat" right off.
This will be difficult, but when the urge comes to use words like "moron", fatso, rat's ass, rot gut, etc. try to restrain yourself.
You probably haven't noticed, but you are not real great at finishing your fights once initiated. Could go well!
Wish I could get Stephen Harper to give you a call. Perhaps you'd feel better.
right wing 4/19/2014 6:32:46 PM Report

J.C.

Not that I care but.....
Hate to burst your bubble but I do not have a "yellow van".
...and at least 90% of my work is rural...I don't "drive around town".
So back to the drawing board you go.
rockbanger 4/19/2014 6:36:46 PM Report

Being one who left this blog-site.
I came back this weekend out of boredom..

There are a few bloggers on this site who are borderline insane. You are scaring people away from inputting because all you do is bicker and say stupid things.

Those of you who know of your guilt should realize how ridiculous you sound.

If you wonder why there are so few bloggers on this page..... go back and read your gibberish over the last 3 days...like c'mon folks.
Civil words lead to discussion...

If you can't say anything nice... then you shouldn't say anything at all...!


right wing 4/19/2014 6:37:53 PM Report

"It would be much nicer without these stupid remarks and sniping."

Lets get real here, the King since he came on this site is lecturing about stupid remarks and sniping.

From your post this morning Grump.

"another dull day to match the IQ of a few of the posters on here"
"rude, ignorant, B.S.er"
"just, plain, too dumb"
"upstanding morons"

Now what was that again about ignoring...I do believe you have something there.
Resident 4/19/2014 7:07:34 PM Report

I agree with J.C. (his first post). Also, seems to me that there are more nasty posts (from several more contributers) than what r.w. will admit.
Resident 4/19/2014 7:09:12 PM Report

I also agree with Dutch Touch and Rockbanger!
Jimssm 4/19/2014 7:24:06 PM Report

This site is so full of childish comments that it is no longer enjoyable to read, even with the scroll key at warp speed.

Even the Red room wasn't safe today and certain members should apologize.
Rockbanger... you posted a personal attack in the Red room and then have the gall to come over here and whine about people not coming here anymore because of the nasty comments.

This is Easter weekend and you should
all be ashamed of yourselves.



....Waiting for the 'he started it first' comments........
theprotector 4/19/2014 7:41:13 PM Report

not in the red room even I behave in the red room
flyhawk25 4/19/2014 7:41:57 PM Report

Jimssm....good to read your thoughts again on here.
I trust that your wife is safe in her travels.
We need folks like you to add to the mix here before it becomes a playground.
mallet 4/19/2014 7:43:10 PM Report

Jimssm...

How did the wife like her Aftrican trip.. Did it enlighten her to the problems in that continent vis i vis the tribal interactions. The one thing that has always puzzled me is the people there can afford weapons of the modern variety but seem to have a hard job feeding and sheltering themselves. I know the colonial powers did not leave much of a legacy in local government, but some did try to leave a reasonable civil service and judical system that seems to have all but disappeared... any comment???
theprotector 4/19/2014 7:45:54 PM Report

I knew I should have stayed away from this site this weekend all the dumbass bible thumpers are coming out!
Grump 4/19/2014 7:46:16 PM Report

Well folks, yes my first post this morning wasn't all that nice but in going back over yesterdays posts. From Wisen 12.51,10.05,10.19,and 10.47. From Bounder 10.38, 10.15, 8.56, 8.34, and 7.57. From rw 2.15, 3.07, 3.12. Now lets see what happens over the next few days.
Jimssm 4/19/2014 8:20:09 PM Report

mallet and Fly...

My wife is safely back from her adventure.... one that changed her perception of how the world really is.

My opinion of the colonial powers ? They raped Africa and continue to do so. I suggest you read 'King Leopold's Ghost' if you want an idea of what went on. Resources stripped, 1/2 the population murdered... all the while Belgium being lauded for their 'humanitarian work'.

The Congo was my wife's favourite... the poorest, most dangerous, but at the same time the most friendly and appreciative of help, since, as they say, the West has forgotten them.
Congo has the most natural resources per square mile than any other country on Earth. The Congo River alone has enough hydroelectric potential to supply the entire continent with electricity.

Tribal warfare was for the most part, nonexistant until the colonials arrived. In fact, the tribes needed each other for trade goods. As far as weapons are concerned, they are all supplied by other countries, eager to make sure 'their' friends prevail. Most come either from the Chinese, the Russians or the USA.


I'll leave you with this.... We have spent how many millions to find flight 370 ? All the passengers are for sure dead...
.... my wife supplied textbooks to an entire high school of 245 children in Beni... bought them, delivered them....for $145.




rockbanger 4/19/2014 8:29:24 PM Report

jimssm

Took your comments for the value they have and understand you are upset. Try to chill out.

Goodnight... take care and cool down.... all these blogs are basically useless. Mine and yours..!!

Gall... LOL...!!






Jimssm 4/19/2014 8:37:52 PM Report

Rocky...

If you ever read my comments on here you would know I never need to 'chill'

Peace and Happy Easter
Bobby Nerves 4/19/2014 8:44:30 PM Report


For those with interest, the Globe and Mail has an article about Sam the Record Man. I do remember the store as it was an attractive facade.

Here is the link:

http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/toronto/sams-legacy-still-alive-hundreds-of-kilometres-from-toronto/article18059423/
rockbanger 4/19/2014 8:45:19 PM Report

Jimssm

I truly mean it.. Peace to you and yours.

Liked your information about the Congo river.
Massive and still has developmental potential.

Technically it has the ability to provide power to Sub-Saharan Africa... Not the entire continent. Yes it is most of the continent but not all.

Very interesting... This is what this blog site should be about.... Exchanging information..

Happy Easter
lookaround 4/19/2014 9:00:36 PM Report

Happy Easter to all ad to all be nice or the Bunny won't leave a basket of chocolate. On the other hand some like the resident three stooges need a good dose of a pointy boot.
bounder 4/19/2014 9:02:05 PM Report

You forgot to mention your daily hatred post for Harper and others here everyday first thing in the morning twit.
Grump 4/19/2014 9:10:03 PM Report

Bounder and that warranted 5 nasty posts from you? What are you 10 years old? For you to support Harper after what he has done and is still doing to the Metis makes one wonder about your mental capacity. Still no reason to attack me over remarks I make about Harper.
irishfey 4/19/2014 9:21:41 PM Report

Jimssm.. Glad to see you back here, maby there can be some good topics now. So happy the wife and crew are well....... But,, lol.. In "" my "" defence.. He did start it!!!!lol :):)
lookaround 4/19/2014 9:25:00 PM Report

Bounder really and what good has Harper done for you ?
mallet 4/19/2014 9:28:18 PM Report


Jimssm..

Quite, Colonial powers only went to see what they could get from those countries, mostly explorers, followed by religion, followed by the army followed by whomever thought they could make some money out of it. Unfortunately it was never to the benifit of the native peoples. I understand the sorrow of the relatives of the flight that went down, but knowing where they are will not bring them back, they are lying on the seabed some thousand of feet down and I doubt if they will ever be recovered. That money could have given all the relatives about half a million per family. As for the text books and stuff, when it goes straight to the recipents great, but to give cash as our governments do, very little ends up at the sharp end so to speak, there has to be an administration fee and then theres the middle man and the other middlemen who all take a few per centage points and what ends up at the school probably would not buy a dozen pencils at Walmart. From my time working in North Africa a $2. "O" ring would end up costing $50. the customs officers would want their share and the government would want theirs and the wholesaler and retailer. It appears they took the worst from the colonials and made it their own...
bounder 4/19/2014 9:31:57 PM Report

See that's where you guys are making a mistake, assuming I support Harper you all know the first three letters of someone who assumes. I support my chief Clifford Bastien.
Jimssm 4/19/2014 10:00:06 PM Report

Mallet...

Exactly right.

She saw lots of half-completed buildings, where money ran out due to it being mis-handled. She paid much in bribes, but that is expected.

Their corruption is right on the surface, you pay the bribes, and move on. It is really no different here, it is just our corruption is much more sophisticated as it has to be hidden from our middle class voters.

We honestly don't understand warm-weather cultures. Many times what seems to be a great idea doesn't translate well when set up over there. A good example of this is the multi-service kiosks set up over there by a major soft-drink company. These kiosks are in remote villages and run by a local entrepreneur. They provide clean water, battery recharging service, a cool place to keep medicines, cell service, internet, etc. all in a self contained solar-powered 'trailer'. There is a small fee to use it. A fee for water. It turns out one or more of the 'entrepreneurs' consider pre-existing village wells to be competition and in several areas perfectly good wells have been wrecked.

Cultures that developed and thrived long before us cannot be expected to become 'us', just because we think our way is better.
bounder 4/19/2014 10:10:22 PM Report

Mallet understood.
Just Curious 4/19/2014 11:00:03 PM Report

rw, you are a piece of crap.. Check the back of your van every day before you go out.. One day you will find a sign on it. Quit trading on your family name and get one of your own.. If you are too cheap, I will buy lunch.. And by the way, I don't threaten, that's childish.. Grump doesn't have to be there, or Bobby, just show up at a time of YOUR choosing and we will do this..
Just Curious 4/19/2014 11:15:15 PM Report

' Night All, bedtime... Irish, glad the mutt is OK..When you doing cabbage rolls again???. Get better soon, OK?
right wing 4/20/2014 10:25:06 AM Report

Hahahaha...I feel sorry for whoever it is that is driving around in a yellow van.

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