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Out of the Blue

The cold snap hereabouts is getting worse, rather than better, with the temps frequently below zero when the wind chill is taken into account. Seems like this going to be the case all weekend, and there is snow in the forecast for later on top of all this, so I am determined to pick up some meat and crank out some chili as a way of adding a little internal fire to our efforts at staying warm. On the other hand, the doggies are in heaven, and spending a ridiculous amount of time in the backyard... Hudson the wonder dog in particular slows down a lot in the summer, and the colder it gets, the happier she is, and this recent freeze has her acting like a puppy.

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29. Re: Out of the Blue Jan 26, 2013, 00:05 Redmask
 
Cutter wrote on Jan 25, 2013, 23:30:
If you think it's necessary than you pay for it. Stop putting your hand in my pocket.

I am paying for it. So are you. That's how society works, you don't get to decide how every penny is spent, some things you just accept for the better of society as a whole even if you individually don't get a big benefit from it. I don't go to public libraries but I don't bemoan public funding for them. If people just paid for things they approved of or that they liked then society would never work. There are many countries that don't do it this way although something tells me you wouldn't care for their standard of living.

Dragonborn DLC for Skyrim is 19.99! WTF!?

It's like an expansion in terms of content I hear.
 
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