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09-07-2011

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05-30-2016 9:21 AM

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    ABOUT ME

  • retired back to the old home place
  • Batesville,Mississippi
  • guns, old tractors
  • small business owner

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  • Posted in thread: Random Thoughts Thread on 05-28-2016 at 01:40 PM
    I'm a mite peeved just now. I was browsing the Gunbroker.com site listings for bayonets, and
    was going to register to watch a particular auction for a couple of days, when I noticed the
    blurb about ho...

  • Posted in thread: Random Thoughts Thread on 05-23-2016 at 10:56 PM
    I keep getting a bunch of happy birthday texts, my birthday was Wednesday the 18th, not sure if
    I should say "thanks" or "you're a week late" :oI e-mailed an old female classmate of mine who
    has becom...

  • Posted in thread: Post a photo you have taken, any photo (Part 2) on 05-23-2016 at 12:21 PM
    I have declared war on squirrels. My peach tree *had* a nice crop this year... until the tree
    rats ate every frigging one. :mad:Same here! This year my plums and peach tree have fruit. Iím
    seriously c...

  • Posted in thread: Need Name for dog on 05-22-2016 at 04:01 PM
    I have always used two syllable dog names the second syllable spoken in a higher tone than the
    first. It seems to register better with them when they are after the neighbors cat or the
    mailman's leg. ...

  • Posted in thread: Random Thoughts Thread on 05-21-2016 at 10:50 PM
    I don't have to do the math to figure that out...If you “figure it out” you do the
    math, even if it’s in your head. And you still use the formulas!ellis

  • Posted in thread: Random Thoughts Thread on 05-21-2016 at 01:48 PM
    Every time I learn about Ohm's law it's like algebra all over again. Me: when am I ever gonna
    use this in my life?Teacher: all the timeMe: you lying whore.The teacher was right. All the
    time. Algebra ...

2 COMMENTS
Posted: 
September 4, 2013  •  10:27 PM
Can I ask what kind of ship that is under your profile? Thanks
 
Posted: 
September 4, 2013  •  11:20 PM
That is a submarine rescue vessel. She was (I say 'was' because she was scraped some years back) the U.S.S. Chanticleer ASR-7. She was my first ship and I was aboard in 1955-1956. Made one tour to WestPac.

Thanks for asking! I'll be happy to discuss anything about her if you are interested.

ellis
 
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