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"In matters of style, swim with the current; in matters of principle, stand like a rock." Thomas Jefferson
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Yup...............pulled the boat out of the Marina and brought her home......that witch Sandy will be knckin' on our door tomorrow......right through central jersey...Geeeezzzz.
It is getting close to shore, time to duck or get out.
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What's your speculation on if the power is still off November 6? Will the polls be open, will voters stay home because of the storm?
LEARN something today so you can TEACH something tomorrow.
Where is the wisdom that we have lost in knowledge?" T.S. Elliot
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Were gonna fight through it here in Jersey..........tonight's gonna be rough..........tomorrow's a new day.
Sandy, Irena, and othe possib SHTF scenarios had me install a BU generator in my house in NH and am installing one in TX.
A good emergencey item for everyoones car or truck should be an inverter they can plug into thier car/truck lighter. One truck can keep a laptop, a couple of lights, your router and moden and laptop going during a power outage (even if you lose electricity and you have internet via your cable provider you might still have the internet).
Everybody stay safe.
Then I heard the voice of the Lord saying, “Whom shall I send? And who will go for us?”
And I said, “Here am I. Send me!”
-The Mist (2007)"My God David, We're a Civilized society."
"Sure, As long as the machines are workin' and you can call 911. But you take those things away, you throw people in the dark, and you scare the **** out of them; no more rules...You'll see how primitive they can get."
One showed up on my door step today from UPS. Nothing nice like that but enough to run a space heater, fridge, and some lights.
If we didn't have a two year old I probably wouldn't have even worried about it...
Looks like a mess, in New York City, New Jersey and other nearby low-lying areas.
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Some doomsday-style reviews have a few fake photos; uncertain how many are real, in this one -- Breaking News: Manhattan Is Under Water, EliteDaily.
Weather didnt get that bad here thank God. Good luck to all those in the who were in the direct path of Sandy.
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Prior Planning Prevents Piss Poor Performance
While the damage wasn't as devastating as Hurricane Andrew on an equal scale, Sandy covered a much larger area and affected millions more people. By sheer luck, Andrew struck a relatively unpopulated area in comparison.
Hang in there, folks. It's a long road back but you'll make it.
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Paranoia strikes deep, into your heart it will creep. It starts when you're always afraid... "For What It's Worth" Buffalo Springfield