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  1. KristinaB

    My new Baby!!!

    I have had Piper now since December 5th. We got her from the breeder. Breeder had originally sold her at 8 weeks of age and that person was trying to sell her on Craigslist, which was against the contract, so breeder got her back at 7 months. She was 9 months when I got her and she just had her...
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    Hey RockinRobin!!

    Just wanted to make sure you were okay. My weather stuff keeps popping up with tornadoes in Jax. We had some down here and I was just checking in.
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    Something my mother found in an old box

    Hope these come out okay. My mom has been slowly, in her lucid moments, going through stuff and before I let her throw things away, I double-check it all. These are some things she was going to throw out and I kept. How do I find out their worth, if anything? Dad got these during the Korean...
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    My trip to the store

    There was a bit of confusion at the store this morning. When I was ready to pay for my groceries, the cashier said, "Strip down, facing me." Making a mental note to complain to my congressman about Homeland Security running amok, I did just as she had instructed. When the hysterical...
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    I used to eat a lot of natural foods until I learned that most people die of natural causes. Gardening Rule: When weeding, the best way to make sure you are removing a weed and not a valuable plant is to pull on it. If it comes out of the ground easily, it is a valuable plant. The easiest...
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    You can solve a lot of ASL syntax problems, if not most, using five simple tricks.

    This was sent to me by email from Berry here at AllDeaf. He has given me permission to share this on the forum. You can solve a lot of ASL syntax problems, if not most, using five simple tricks. 1 

First: Learn to start at the beginning. In English the speaker often puts what they feel...
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    Video of Tinkerbell

    This is a video my daughter made in honor of Tinkerbell. There is music in the background from a CD called Songs Without Words and the song it Water Fountain by David Foster. It is all in piano.
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    retirees idle thoughts of wondering minds

    I planted some bird seed. A bird came up. Now I don't know what to feed it. I had amnesia once---or twice---I think. I went to San Francisco. I found someone's heart. Now what? Protons have mass? I didn't even know they were Catholic. All I ask is a chance to prove that money...
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    New Orleans lawyer

    Got this in an email. Wasn't sure exactly where to put it. Part of rebuilding New Orleans caused residents often to be challenged with the task of tracing home titles back potentially hundreds of years. With a community rich with history stretching back over two centuries, houses have been...
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    Church Ladies With Typewriters

    They're Back! Those wonderful Church Bulletins! Thank God for church ladies with typewriters. These sentences (with all the BLOOPERS) actually appeared in church bulletins or were announced in church services: The Fasting & Prayer Conference includes meals. -------------------------- The...
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    Jurors find Goodman guilty of DUI manslaughter; Wellington polo mogul taken into cust

    Jurors find Goodman guilty of DUI manslaughter; Wellington polo mogul taken into custody By DAPHNE DURET Palm Beach Post Staff Writer Updated: 5:22 p.m. Friday, March 23, 2012 Posted: 5:57 a.m. Friday, March 23, 2012 E-mail Print Share Larger Type WEST PALM BEACH — Prosecutor Ellen...
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    This is awesome!!!

    This is an awesome video! Owl coming right at the camera - though the camera was embedded in a piece of meat.. For aviation buffs, check out Bernoulli's Theorem at work. The curvature on the wing is amazing, the last few seconds impressive. The last two or three seconds are amazing...
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    Deaf Coffee Chats for Palm Beach County, FL

    So far we have met twice. Once at a Starbucks, but we had way too many people show up, so the next one was at Panera Bread. More room!! So, looks like we will meet at: PALM BEACH DEAF CHAT-- At Panera Bread- 3186 Northlake Boulevard (east of I -95) February 11th at 6:00pm - 9:00pm And...
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    KristinaB's Garage Conversion

    I am starting this thread so that I can post the pictures as the construction goes on. Right now, we are waiting to get the building permit, but I have the pictures from where we emptied out the garage. For those new to the story, we have been living with MIL and her house is too small. I...
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    To locals, domestic abuse data all too real

    To locals, domestic abuse data all too real Had she gone out on the first date and the man had punched her in the face, she would have called the police right away and been done with it. As it was - the way one woman in a local chat room for domestic violence survivors described it - the...
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    Got a question about appliances

    I don't have much in the way of appliances I will be getting, but I was wanting some opinions and possible suggestions. We will be all electric, so gas is not an option and all appliances will be white. We are getting a tank-less water heater and the contractor has a specific one in mind, so...
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    Questions about eye problems

    ***I promise, I am not asking for any kind of diagnosis and I will be taking son to eye doctor to ask what could be going on. I am just looking for any info that anyone here might have. My son has astigmatism with pale pigment of the eyes. HE has very fair skin and both his skin and eyes will...
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    Wellington mom arrested, 2 kids taken, after telling police to arrest her 'mailbox,'

    Wellington mom arrested, 2 kids taken, after telling police to arrest her 'mailbox,' police say Alexandra Seltzer, Palm Beach Post Staff Writer WELLINGTON, Fla. — A 31-year-old woman was charged Wednesday for a July incident in which she allegedly asked sheriff's deputies to arrest her...
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    1961 vs. 2011

    1961 vs. 2011 Scenario 1: Jack goes duck hunting before school and then pulls into the school parking lot with his shotgun in his truck's gun rack. 1961 - Vice Principal comes over, looks at Jack's shotgun, goes to his own car and gets his shotgun to show Jack 2011 - School goes into...
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    XBox Live and Wireless router

    Is there a way to connect to XBox Live via router without having to use an ethernet cable? My son has been trying but can't seem to figure it out. Right now, he either plays without the Live feature, or today he has plugged it all in, in my room with the ethernet cable hooked up to my D-Link...