What did you learn today? Part II

Discussion in 'General Chat' started by Calvin, Dec 29, 2015.

  1. Woody

    Woody Well-Known Member

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    Go easy pal. We want you to stick around. :afro:
     
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  2. KY Guy

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    me too. I brew my own beer. Brewed an Amarillo Pale Ale yesterday, bottle a Sierra Nevada clone this morning, and brewing a Belgian Tripel this weekend.
     
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  3. Rio

    Rio Patriots Rock! Premium Member

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    I learned someone is dying for my attention
    :D and is not going to get it either.
     
  4. Barbaro

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    I've learned my husband's got a cold from our cute toddler. :D
     
  5. LoveBlue

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    Never understand why people put others on ignore then have someone let them know what that person is posting. Just IGNORE them.
     
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  6. AlleyCat

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    Somebody has a very big ego.
     
  7. Foxrac

    Foxrac Well-Known Member Premium Member

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    Exactly, thanks!!!

    I don't need you to let me know that you are ignoring me, but I already know that you did read mine and told me that you pretend that you didn't read at all. :D

    but you are real sore loser. ;)
     
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  8. Reba

    Reba Retired Terp Premium Member

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    Verified today that President Trump will be visiting Charleston's Boeing plant Friday.
     
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  9. Calvin

    Calvin In Hazzard County Premium Member

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    I learned that my cousin got engaged on Valentine's Day today.
     
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  10. Reba

    Reba Retired Terp Premium Member

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    We learned that our furnace and heat pump system need to be completely replaced. Neither the AC nor the heating functions. It will probably be next month and about $9,000 before we get it done. :(
     
  11. AlleyCat

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    Ouch. That's not a fun expense. Hope it goes well when you do get it replaced.
     
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  12. Beowulf

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    Ouch.
    Shop around and find a HVAC person of proven integrity. That sounds entirely too much and most likely is.
     
  13. Reba

    Reba Retired Terp Premium Member

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    We know this person/company and trust him. We have checked out other HVAC companies before. It's true that they all have enormous mark ups for the labor. They admit that. But we're stuck. This isn't a DIY project.
     
  14. Beowulf

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    "Enormous mark ups for the labor."
    We "called them before."
    But you are "stuck."
    Don't make me come over there.
    You can do a better deal.
     
  15. Reba

    Reba Retired Terp Premium Member

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    We got our previous heat pump for $1,200, wholesale, and paid an HVAC friend $200 to hook it up. This time, we need both the heat pump (outdoors) and the furnace (indoors). We've lost our wholesale connection, so we're looking at retail this time.

    The HVAC company owner is out of town until Saturday, so we haven't gotten the final estimate yet. I'm hoping that the technician's estimate was high, and that the actual cost will be less.
     
  16. Beowulf

    Beowulf Well-Known Member Premium Member

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    For some reason it
    So do I.
    You sure he will be back? I mean, it is almost Springtime.
     
  17. Rio

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    We are getting rain and lots of closed roads. Best to stay indoors.
     
  18. Beowulf

    Beowulf Well-Known Member Premium Member

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    LOL
    I didn't mean it that way, but I'll take this.
    So cute!
     
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    Ouch, stay safe.
     
  20. Foxrac

    Foxrac Well-Known Member Premium Member

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    Yes, in Alabama, the roads are still busy on rainy days, but pain to drive.

    In DC, OMG, people don't know how to drive in the rain.
     

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