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Forum: USA Politics 20th October 2015, 11:31 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,051
Posted By AbleSugar
Unless I did it wrong, it is now showing 1325. I...

Unless I did it wrong, it is now showing 1325. I kind of like Sir Cookie Zealot and wonder who he or she might partner with.
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 27th July 2015, 01:05 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 8,825
Posted By AbleSugar
Sony RDR-VX511 for converting VHS tapes to DVD's....

Sony RDR-VX511 for converting VHS tapes to DVD's. Instead of being able to transfer all my vhs tapes to dvd I wound up with a month of frustration.

The packaging for the box showed some...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 10th December 2014, 12:58 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 7,688
Posted By AbleSugar
Its a long shot but awhile back I had very good...

Its a long shot but awhile back I had very good luck getting some old information from a retired newspaper reporter.
I had e-mailed the current editor in Idaho and he gave me the name of a...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 28th August 2014, 12:01 AM
Replies: 293
Views: 24,678
Posted By AbleSugar
You did it again ...

You did it again http://www.clicksmilies.com/s1106/lachen/laughing-smiley-001.gif
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 26th August 2014, 09:35 PM
Replies: 293
Views: 24,678
Posted By AbleSugar
[/QUOTE]That's what I was thinking. That is sad....

[/QUOTE]That's what I was thinking. That is sad.
I firmly believe teaching gun safety and stuff to kids but can't imagine why anybody would hand a kid an automatic and let em blast away.

I also...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 26th August 2014, 08:47 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 15,584
Posted By AbleSugar
I agree. What really gets me are the guys who...

I agree.
What really gets me are the guys who don't think it is a form of rape to have sex with some gal who passed out from alcohol just because booze is legal.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 26th August 2014, 08:17 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 15,584
Posted By AbleSugar
http://www.clicksmilies.com/s1106/lachen/laughing-...

http://www.clicksmilies.com/s1106/lachen/laughing-smiley-001.gif
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 18th August 2014, 12:22 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 12,687
Posted By AbleSugar
Because of our media's propensity for making...

Because of our media's propensity for making mountains out of mole hills I think you are the one who needs to provide evidence to the contrary.
If there had been injuries we would have heard about...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 16th August 2014, 11:51 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 12,687
Posted By AbleSugar
I absolutely enjoy seeing the "Straw man" thrown...

I absolutely enjoy seeing the "Straw man" thrown out lately by people who have been confronted by simple logic.
We are talking about adults.
Adults who have to endure the consequences of their...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 15th August 2014, 10:51 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 12,687
Posted By AbleSugar
By the way, I voted for Obama twice and can't...

By the way, I voted for Obama twice and can't stand Sarah Palin.
Because I don't agree with some of your views I guess that makes me a total right winger eh?
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 15th August 2014, 10:48 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 12,687
Posted By AbleSugar
If you have really worked with disturbed people...

If you have really worked with disturbed people for a long time than you have seen broken bones, dislocations,
bruises and other injuries to them when trying to restrain a completely amped up...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 15th August 2014, 10:40 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 12,687
Posted By AbleSugar
Actually I know a fair amount about kids and my...

Actually I know a fair amount about kids and my grandkids etc.
I also know a lot about fighting (no better word) with mentally disturbed people including children.
And yes, a kid threatening...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 14th August 2014, 10:55 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 12,687
Posted By AbleSugar
You gotta wonder if the parents would rather the...

You gotta wonder if the parents would rather the cops had used a baton on her.
Or if the cops had been willing to be sliced up and grabbed her maybe they would have preferred she get a dislocated...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 14th August 2014, 12:12 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,266
Posted By AbleSugar
I am still a little curious as to what prompted...

I am still a little curious as to what prompted you to look at the place. Was it random or something that piqued your curiosity?
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 13th August 2014, 07:43 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,266
Posted By AbleSugar
I always wondered how they do it with a pigeon...

I always wondered how they do it with a pigeon but don't want to see pictures.

Ok, I did. Didn't see any animals being taken advantage of though.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 10th August 2014, 11:56 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,266
Posted By AbleSugar
http://www.clicksmilies.com/s1106/lachen/laughing-...

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Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 4th August 2014, 08:56 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 5,966
Posted By AbleSugar
My Sister is certainly happy. Its been over 25...

My Sister is certainly happy. Its been over 25 years since she was diagnosed and up until fairly recently it was a hassle to live gluten free.
In addition to a lot of normal celiac symptoms she...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 30th July 2014, 06:13 PM
Replies: 252
Views: 13,939
Posted By AbleSugar
[/QUOTE] More laws need to be passed! As...

[/QUOTE]

More laws need to be passed! As innocent bystanders, my family was caught in the cross fire and fallout of those attacks.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 30th July 2014, 05:40 PM
Replies: 252
Views: 13,939
Posted By AbleSugar
War is hell. As innocent bystanders, my family...

War is hell. As innocent bystanders, my family was caught in the cross fire and fallout of those attacks.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 28th July 2014, 03:13 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 9,453
Posted By AbleSugar
That's what I was getting at when talking about...

That's what I was getting at when talking about all the drug esp heroin od's I saw.
I'm telling you, its the way I want to go when I have to check out. I never saw one heroin OD who appeared to...
Forum: Computers and the Internet 27th July 2014, 02:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,088
Posted By AbleSugar
No, No, No, No, Noooooo. Its irreparable. It...

No, No, No, No, Noooooo. Its irreparable. It can't be fixed.
You now have every reason to buy a new one.
Just take the old hard drive out and buy a new CybertronPC Doom II GM2113C or better....
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 26th July 2014, 11:05 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 9,453
Posted By AbleSugar
Yeah. Also you probably saw the interviews with...

Yeah. Also you probably saw the interviews with the remaining family members.
They feel like their dead family members and themselves have been put through enough pain and suffering that for good...
Forum: Computers and the Internet 26th July 2014, 10:49 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,088
Posted By AbleSugar
I know very little but I concur with PixyMisa. ...

I know very little but I concur with PixyMisa. My less than one year old fairly inexpensive Dell desktop had a similar problem. I didn't know it had a liquid cooled cpu.
Apparently the stuff I...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 26th July 2014, 05:47 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 9,453
Posted By AbleSugar
I have mixed emotions on the subject but I also...

I have mixed emotions on the subject but I also do not understand something.
Every day we have numerous people die from prescription drug (illegal or not) overdoses and with heroin back on the rise...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 26th July 2014, 02:52 PM
Replies: 1,444
Views: 118,830
Posted By AbleSugar
I am not knocking your view since I didn't expect...

I am not knocking your view since I didn't expect you to get mine.
Our lives and situation are completely different but I tried anyway.

The signs aren't there to prevent people from breaking...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 25th July 2014, 09:56 PM
Replies: 1,444
Views: 118,830
Posted By AbleSugar
:confused: Alaska Statute Title 11 Chapter 46...

:confused: Alaska Statute Title 11 Chapter 46 Section 350, or AS 11.46.350 is the start of rather
lengthy laws regarding the placement, size, spacing, wording etc. of my anti-social signs.
Not...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 25th July 2014, 06:10 PM
Replies: 252
Views: 13,939
Posted By AbleSugar
Nope, we are still totally unique. We still have...

Nope, we are still totally unique. We still have more arms per capita than they do.
We especially have more semi-auto handguns (favored by our criminals) in circulation.
Granted, Afghanistanis...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 25th July 2014, 05:50 PM
Replies: 1,444
Views: 118,830
Posted By AbleSugar
In Alaska at the state level, no firearm...

In Alaska at the state level, no firearm restricting laws will ever be passed that would endanger my family.
However, after the Feds poorly written major attempts in the early 90's, I get a little...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 25th July 2014, 10:44 AM
Replies: 252
Views: 13,939
Posted By AbleSugar
Not at all. Can't say anything about health...

Not at all.
Can't say anything about health care, but the US being unique in its gun situation is simply a fact.
A very sad fact if you ask me.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 24th July 2014, 09:38 PM
Replies: 1,444
Views: 118,830
Posted By AbleSugar
True. Guess I shouldn't have said apologize. ...

True. Guess I shouldn't have said apologize. Its more like I feel just a little sorry for anybody who lives with that much fear.

Absolutely. Yes, without the ability to protect ourselves we...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 24th July 2014, 06:32 PM
Replies: 252
Views: 13,939
Posted By AbleSugar
Can't use Australia or any other country as a...

Can't use Australia or any other country as a proper example.
They along with all other countries have never had the high guns to people ratio that the US has.
Its very sad and I wish it was...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 24th July 2014, 03:12 PM
Replies: 1,444
Views: 118,830
Posted By AbleSugar
We have kind of strayed from the original post. ...

We have kind of strayed from the original post.
The store owner wasn't out in public carrying a gun around. He was in his own business, not getting angry at a text messaging theater goer.
I don't...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 23rd July 2014, 02:11 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,262
Posted By AbleSugar
I wish I had thought of that and will pass that...

I wish I had thought of that and will pass that on to my Sister.
I have a great niece who will run into her room slamming her door whenever she is asked to do something (like carry her plate to...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 23rd July 2014, 01:58 PM
Replies: 1,444
Views: 118,830
Posted By AbleSugar
I have one of each. :) Thanks, I was...

I have one of each.

:) Thanks, I was starting to take myself too seriously.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 22nd July 2014, 11:47 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,262
Posted By AbleSugar
Yeah but I wasn't willing to take that chance. ...

Yeah but I wasn't willing to take that chance.
Both my kids (almost 40) are successful and happy and both of them got occasional whacks on the butt when extra and immediate emphasis was really...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 22nd July 2014, 11:18 PM
Replies: 1,444
Views: 118,830
Posted By AbleSugar
Not on a train! Not in a tree! Not in a car!...

Not on a train! Not in a tree!
Not in a car! Sam! Please don't shoot me!
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 22nd July 2014, 05:58 PM
Replies: 1,444
Views: 118,830
Posted By AbleSugar
[/QUOTE] You two seem to have confused me...

[/QUOTE]

You two seem to have confused me with someone else. I repeat, I have no problems with a lot of gun control measures.
I have no problems with turning off the tap.
We do not need to...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 21st July 2014, 02:10 AM
Replies: 1,444
Views: 118,830
Posted By AbleSugar
Sorry to step in but you are missing a very...

Sorry to step in but you are missing a very important fact.
How are you proposing to take the criminals gun away when most guns that criminals have are already illegal for them to possess?
So far...
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 20th July 2014, 07:56 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,599
Posted By AbleSugar
Answer: One pk of pasta + one ruined pan. My...

Answer: One pk of pasta + one ruined pan.
My wife can make carbon nanotubes out of Angel hair pasta.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 20th July 2014, 06:40 PM
Replies: 1,444
Views: 118,830
Posted By AbleSugar
I agree that we do play the odds but in most...

I agree that we do play the odds but in most cases we tend to try and make the odds more favorable to our survival.
In a car, we choose to wear seatbelts and if we can, buy newer cars with better...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 19th July 2014, 04:28 PM
Replies: 1,444
Views: 118,830
Posted By AbleSugar
Who's arguing? I actually agreed with you. I...

Who's arguing? I actually agreed with you.
I thought my conclusion of criminals disregarding rules even more than the average person
pretty much covered your original statement but I guess I...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 19th July 2014, 01:15 PM
Replies: 1,444
Views: 118,830
Posted By AbleSugar
Exactly. You really didn't miss it this time. ...

Exactly. You really didn't miss it this time.
Criminals generally disregard rules even more than the average person
so its pretty safe to assume they really mean to harm you when they point a...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 18th July 2014, 07:54 PM
Replies: 1,444
Views: 118,830
Posted By AbleSugar
Because you may not be familiar with gun safety...

Because you may not be familiar with gun safety and rules let me explain why mind reading is not necessary.

Rule number one of gun safety is that "ALL GUNS ARE ALWAYS LOADED". There are no...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 15th July 2014, 01:19 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 5,096
Posted By AbleSugar
LoL! Only person making personal attacks around...

LoL! Only person making personal attacks around here is you. The attacks have been on anybody not willing to accept what you say as gospel.
Very sorry if you cannot accept or even consider the...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 12th July 2014, 10:32 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 5,096
Posted By AbleSugar
Um, yet when RBF expressed enjoyment of fireworks...

Um, yet when RBF expressed enjoyment of fireworks it made him a troll. Ok, I get it, your post, your win.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 11th July 2014, 10:25 PM
Replies: 1,444
Views: 118,830
Posted By AbleSugar
I know, not a great example but if there are two...

I know, not a great example but if there are two fairly identical houses on the same block. Each house is occupied by a lone stay at home widow.
Only difference between the houses is that one has...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 11th July 2014, 04:54 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 5,096
Posted By AbleSugar
Ah yes, the word game. You know, its hard to...

Ah yes, the word game.
You know, its hard to "try and twist words" when you are able to post an exact quote of what you have said.

Nope, I think you have covered it. I concede that in your...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 11th July 2014, 12:00 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 5,096
Posted By AbleSugar
Wow, you really need to read what you write. ...

Wow, you really need to read what you write.
The moment you said "I think it is simple to say that as rational people we shouldn't use them" you were indicating a partiality.
If that isn't...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 10th July 2014, 07:11 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 5,096
Posted By AbleSugar
Ok, so when you were saying "but I think it is...

Ok, so when you were saying "but I think it is simple to say that as rational people we shouldn't use them"
you were actually indicating that you had no opinion or preference on the matter. Sorry...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 9th July 2014, 10:01 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 5,096
Posted By AbleSugar
Duplicate post. Got carried away listening to...

Duplicate post. Got carried away listening to Jethro Tull.
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