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**bobbym****bumpkin**- From: Bumpkinland
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I was riding a bike for exercise, it was late at night and a car snuck up and passed me on the left. One of them was hanging outside the window with a pipe. He got me and their was a lot of blood but I was enraged, I went after them. Car sped away and I biked home, went to the emergency in the morning.

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**John E. Franklin****Member**- Registered: 2005-08-29
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No zhit!?! When I was in college I bicycled from WPI to Clark University just to eat in their diner and on the way back by the street lamps at night, a white car pulled up beside me and a guy jumped out and tried to grap me, but he missed me by over a foot because I had swerved to the right when the car slowed down. Then I pedaled as fast as I could home and my heart was beating fast when I reached my apartment. After I regained my breath in about ten minutes, I told my two apartment mates what had occurred. It's been so long ago now, I don't rememeber what they said. My Mom thought the incident was made up by me, because mental illness runs in the family, and she thought later when I came down with bipolar that that incident never happened, but I assured her it did. I don't see things incorrectly, but I do think things incorrectly, psychosis.

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**bobbym****bumpkin**- From: Bumpkinland
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That is odd this was a white car too! They wanted to knock me out so they could rob the bike. Bike riding is very dangerous and few people know that.

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: Harlan's World
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hi JEF

how are you?haven't talked to you in a while!

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**John E. Franklin****Member**- Registered: 2005-08-29
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I'm fine, how are you, and really, I don't remember talking to you before. What did we say?

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: Harlan's World
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i don't really know.i know we said something but that's not important.

i'm fine.btw,i found a nickname for you,as you might have noticed it's JEF.one more F and it could be a real name.

Here lies the reader who will never open this book. He is forever dead.

Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most. ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

The knowledge of some things as a function of age is a delta function.

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**bobbym****bumpkin**- From: Bumpkinland
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How is the chemistry coming?

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.****If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.**** Always satisfy the Prime Directive of getting the right answer above all else.**

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**John E. Franklin****Member**- Registered: 2005-08-29
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Yup almost Jeff, I've thought of that. The chemistry I am working on right at this moment. Today I am memorizing digits of numbers for the weights, but today, I am using the analog clock positions for the numbers 0 to 9. 12 = 0. 1 to 9 are just like on the clock. I am doing it in my head, and also writing them down in random order. This method is working pretty well this morning! I've tried it years ago with less success.

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**bobbym****bumpkin**- From: Bumpkinland
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What weights are you doing right now?

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**John E. Franklin****Member**- Registered: 2005-08-29
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Manganese 54938045 I just did. The 8 and the 4 are mirror images.

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**bobbym****bumpkin**- From: Bumpkinland
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I see that! Very good.

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**John E. Franklin****Member**- Registered: 2005-08-29
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I just did Rhodium and saw a right angle: I think it was 1 0 2 9 0 5 5 0.

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**bobbym****bumpkin**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi;

Where?

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**John E. Franklin****Member**- Registered: 2005-08-29
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Between 9 and 12 o'clock, 12=0 in my legend/key/code.

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**bobbym****bumpkin**- From: Bumpkinland
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Okay. I got it. Any others?

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**John E. Franklin****Member**- Registered: 2005-08-29
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I just slipped into some boots and shoveled since last time. (snow, only 5cm)

Um, let's see, I memorize cuivre copper, it's 63.546 I think. But I already knew that.

And caesium or cesium is 132.9054519 I think, but I didn't use the clock on that one yet.

And gold is 196.966569 I'm sure. These 2009-2011 numbers. They may change this summer.

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**bobbym****bumpkin**- From: Bumpkinland
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Snowing there?

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**John E. Franklin****Member**- Registered: 2005-08-29
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Yesterday and a dusting last night. All is nice now, I like cold, souvien (remember) I'm (je suis) half (demie) (moitie)

Swedish (Swede). Apparently it's cold up there, never been. (je ne (ai/suis) pas visit/e la.)

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**bobbym****bumpkin**- From: Bumpkinland
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I haven't seen snow in a long time. Since I left the east. I do not miss it.

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**John E. Franklin****Member**- Registered: 2005-08-29
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Moi Aussi un peu (me too a little) I mean I like the cold, but don't care about snow either way really.

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: Harlan's World
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you're half Swedish?cool... literally!

Here lies the reader who will never open this book. He is forever dead.

Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most. ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

The knowledge of some things as a function of age is a delta function.

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**bobbym****bumpkin**- From: Bumpkinland
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You said you ice skated so at least you have something to do with snow.

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**John E. Franklin****Member**- Registered: 2005-08-29
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But it was the Cheshire Ice Arena, inside. I haven't dehor skated for awhile (outdoors=dehors)

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**bobbym****bumpkin**- From: Bumpkinland
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You are in New Hampshire? I am in Vegas.

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**John E. Franklin****Member**- Registered: 2005-08-29
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This is what I do for fun and strength training inside the home:

Place your two palms together at right angles so your left 4 fingers are

wrapping between the right hands index finger and thumb and your

right thumb is wrapped around between the left hands index finger and thumb.

Now pull toward you with the right hand gradually at first and push with the

left hand, with hands grasped together. Increase the force to the max you

dare to try at first and hold the position with tension for as long as you feel

necessary to accomplish some right bicep and left tricep energy usage.

Try it. (Essayez-ce-la) C'est amusante!! It's fun.

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