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    Re: Corona virus, China major city lockdowns, etc.

    Not sure what you meant to say, but you didn't quite say it, whatever it was.
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    Re: Single Room Air Conditioner

    No comment.

    For a long term solution, you could wall mount a window unit, or get a dedicated wall mount unit. The latter is more expensive, but gives you more servicing options. Essentially,...
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    Re: What is SEO and importance of SEO?

    If that's the way they want it....then we don't want them around.
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    Re: Post Race!

    I spent the last week clearing a trail in one of the most remote places in the country. It was an insanely steep trail, too, with plenty of poison ivy (looks like I avoided that) and ticks (I avoided...
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    Re: Can't Find SQL Server-REVIVED

    Here we are in early April. All has been well since Jan 6th. Can't say that I've used this system every day, but perhaps a few times a week, each week, since between then and now. I forget when I...
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    Re: Corona virus, China major city lockdowns, etc.

    Usually, reducing packaging is an excuse to reduce product while keeping the price the same. You'd have to be looking at the cost/weight, and remembering that from one trip to the next. I purchase...
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    Re: Cell Phone Recommendations

    That's an interesting point. I hadn't considered durability. In general, I'm usually pretty good with equipment when hiking, but weight could be an issue with hiking.

    Being a flip-phone person, I...
  8. VS 2019 Re: Using arrays to add information to radio buttons/checkboxes on a form

    Is this homework? I ask because the requirements are kind of nuts. If it's homework, you HAVE to do it the way you are asked to do it, but if it isn't homework, then there are far better approaches...
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    Re: Corona virus, China major city lockdowns, etc.

    The debt is backed by our collective belief that the debt is backed. When we lose that belief, you end up with hyper-inflation, because nobody believes the note is worth much.

    On a recent hike, I...
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    Re: Corona virus, China major city lockdowns, etc.

    We are vaccinated free of charge, as well....except that SOMEBODY is buying the material that goes into making a vaccine. In our case, it is the companies that make it, which is paid for by the...
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    Re: Cell Phone Recommendations

    I liked every single word of that post. I totally share your frustration with the cell phone market, which is why I've been sticking with my flip phone for all these years. Still, the time has come...
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    Re: Cell Phone Recommendations

    I've been studying plans. There are a bewildering array of them, though I've been looking lately at USMobile because they have a build your own plan, which looks pretty good. Still considering...
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    Re: Corona virus, China major city lockdowns, etc.

    Doesn't seem odd to me. Boise is our one big city, and it has about the highest rate of vaccination in the state. The less populated parts of the state have lower vaccination rates, out here. Whether...
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    Re: Corona virus, China major city lockdowns, etc.

    Mine was a smaller Wal-Mart, somewhat less traveled. They asked a few questions that amounted to, "Are you breathing?" and "Are you currently sick?" After that, I had to wait a few minutes, as there...
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    Cell Phone Recommendations

    People might be surprised, but I still have a particularly ancient flip phone, partially held together by JB Weld.

    However, the time has probably come to move into the somewhat more modern times,...
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    Re: Corona virus, China major city lockdowns, etc.

    When it comes to vaccination rates, everything you see is going to be out of date.

    Idaho is is vaccinating at a surprising rate. They've now opened it to everybody over 16...I think. It's actually...
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    Re: Corona virus, China major city lockdowns, etc.

    That's a really interesting map. Vaccine refusal was thought to be ethnically oriented, at first, but has now been shown to be more religion oriented, and political affiliation oriented. The map...
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    Re: Corona virus, China major city lockdowns, etc.

    Depending on some factors that are not yet fully known, vaccination could, in theory, make mutations somewhat more likely to spread. Essentially, what a vaccination does is tells your immune system...
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    Re: Corona virus, China major city lockdowns, etc.

    Well, SHE thought it was terrible. She felt her face was pretty round to begin with, and that those coils just exaggerated the width of her face. At least in the first Star Wars. She had different...
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    Re: Corona virus, China major city lockdowns, etc.

    No outfit, and a better hairdo, but it wasn't unpleasant.
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    Re: Corona virus, China major city lockdowns, etc.

    I assume this is a translation issue. Nothing is produced free of charge. As long as there is some production, there is a cost, and somebody will have to pay it. I'm not sure what you mean by...
  22. Re: Capture X & Y coordinates in an array and pass to a public sub for reuse

    All those keypress methods could be removed entirely, along with a bunch of other code, if you used a NumericUpDown control rather than a textbox. As you have it, the design is flawed, because...
  23. Re: Which Laptop is best to buy in India ?

    Then stop adding advertising links into your signature.
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    Re: Corona virus, China major city lockdowns, etc.

    Good that you got the vaccine, though. The P.1 variant that is sweeping through Brazil is both more contagious, and is known to re-infect those who have already had the virus. Whether or not the...
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    Re: Corona virus, China major city lockdowns, etc.

    Got one this morning. Signed up almost by accident. Showed up, got the jab, was out of there in perhaps half an hour total. After all, you have to sit there for fifteen minutes after you get the jab...
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    Re: Post Race!

    By the way, the last post was only because there had been nothing in the Post Race for several days.
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    Re: Post Race!

    Got a vaccine, today. I have no idea whether or not I'm eligible, so I wasn't sure whether I'd be able to get it until I got it. The eligibility rules here are confused enough that I was thinking...
  28. VS 2012 Re: Giving values to a series of user control internal controls

    If it really was just three, I'd be inclined not to use a loop at all, but to write it out. If it was more than three, I'd probably have them in some kind of collection, which would either be a...
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    Re: Error in IF statement

    Operator precedence, especially for Boolean and bitwise operators, can appear a bit fiddly. Even if you look them up, you might misinterpret the significance of the order for OrElse and AndAlso. The...
  30. Re: Is there any loophole in the GPL license?

    I'm not terribly sympathetic to the view, personally. If you are using a dll written by somebody else, you are going to pay whatever price they charge, or else you are stealing it. That price may be...
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    Re: Corona virus, China major city lockdowns, etc.

    Yeah, except for the unburned gas emitted by the tailpipe.

    As for the virus going to mice. I suppose that's understandable. The rodents were all like, "they're having a pandemic and we're NOT...
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    Re: Corona virus, China major city lockdowns, etc.

    I've always felt it was that last point. China was effective, but by using means that the US and EU simply couldn't do. We had people protesting the wearing of masks. What would it have taken to...
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    Re: Robot Dreams

    Yeah, well, now I'm making glass, based on his excellent tutorial. If you haven't read that chapter, it is pretty easy reading.
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    Re: Robot Dreams

    I abandoned this project in favor of one that is more likely to have value. AI has kind of left the hobbyist behind, and I had something equally interesting, and more likely to be beneficial, to work...
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    Re: 8G ram question

    How difficult is it to upgrade the RAM? Some laptops make this easy, others make it darn near impossible. If it is easy to upgrade, then you have your decision. If it is impossible to upgrade....then...
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    Re: Corona virus, China major city lockdowns, etc.

    Uhhh, that didn't translate well. It makes it look like those three sentences are related, they are not. I don't think they are related in either time or subject.
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    Re: Corona virus, China major city lockdowns, etc.

    Yeah, so do I.
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    Re: let's give our support

    Oh come on, with all the zoom backgrounds you can get, is it REALLY that amazing?
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    Re: Corona virus, China major city lockdowns, etc.

    Keep that up and you'll end up hiding in a corner, again.
  40. VS 2017 Re: Visual Basic how to draw on the panel not just draw a line?

    I think you should start a thread on that subject. There isn't enough in that one post to split it into a thread on its own, but it's a start.
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