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  1. Haggises

    Request for a new sub forum - G.O.M.L.

    In the history of this site, there has always been an understanding when requesting a new sub forum that "if they come, we will build it" On that basis, I propose a new sub to the Clown House - the Grumpy Old Men Luau This would provide a secure environment for those curmudgeons to air their...
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    WTB WTB NEW RFB, Modern SE

    Looking for a New RFB in reasonable condition Also a modern SE - whether it take GEM blades or Feather AC. I wouldn't want to go over 100 bucks so that may exclude most...
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    Calling all head shavers

    Just one question - how long did it take you to get used to the shiny noggin looking back at you in the mirror? On day 4 I keep thinking "Who is that guy?"
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    GEMini, the Resurrection

    What, you thought it was dead after no thread last year and it's already 5/27? Never. It's alive! Been neglecting my Gems and ERs for a bit. Had in my ming that GEMini was comi gthen forgot about the date. Tonight I will kick off the month with an ER 1924, since a recent pic here brought it...
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    Former President George H. W. Bush, 94

    RIP Former President George H.W. Bush Dies At 94
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    Stan Lee, RIP

    Stan Lee Dead At 95
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    RIP Burt Reynolds

    So long, Bandit. Burt Reynolds: Hollywood star dies, 82
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    Kzoorichie doesn't post jokes cuz he got a job cleaning mirrors

    It was always work he could see himself doing.
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    Can someone help me on these Chinese tea gifts please?

    Was given these three from a Chinese friend. Big green jar contains vacuum packed green tea packets. The other two, no idea, though I seem to recall seeing round cakes of tea before in this site. All help welcomed!
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    GEMini returns - 2017 Edition

    A tradition like no other... Gemini, the Zodiac Month of May 21st-June 20th, gives us a perfect excuse to concentrate our minds on the wonderful world of GEM razors and their close relations such as Star-Kampfe and Ever Ready. Bring out your 1914s, 1924s and 1912s. Show the world your...
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    Mystic Water old formula sale

    Saw a tweet that Michelle is clearing out her old formula (pre sodium citrate add) 1/2 price pucks for one of the finest soaps out there... Bargain! Mystic Water Shave Soap Sale Sent from my XT1254 using Tapatalk
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    Non-glass coffee making

    I need an unbreakable, or more specifically, unshatterable coffee device for a boat. Any suggestions? Right now leaning towards a stainless steel french press like this one...https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B01673RYTS/
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    RIP Robert Vaughn

    Dies at 83 Best Man From UNCLE ever.
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    Possibly buying a sailboat

    From a colleague of my wife. Scared and excited and daunted. it's a very good condition 1983 30' sailboat, currently on and will probably stay on, the Chesapeake. We'd hope to get down twice to three times a month in season to sail and work on maintenance. Anyone here have any advice for this...
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    X450 leaking a bit

    But I'm just not sure how the ink is even getting there....
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    2017 - Year of the Cream

    After one year with one brand of soap (Mystic water with minor exceptions), I thought I'd have a go at exploring creams more than I have in the past. I've probably got more than enough cream to last the year, but would invite other recommendations. Top of my list is Castle Forbes Lime - I one...
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    Fence posts debate - concrete or gravel?

    To be perfectly honest, I didn't even know this was a debate until I started researching today about how deep I need to set my first wooden fence post. I had assumed concrete, started reading and thought "I know a place where cans of worms can be opened without resorting to fisticuffs. What say...
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    GEM Blades going cheap

    (as opposed to Feather blades going Cheep) As I bounced out of the yearly sabbatical I realized I could restock my GEM PTFE SS blades. It's been about 4 years and I am finally down to my last 10 or so. Connaught has always been touted as being cheaper than buying from Pella. Then I figured...
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    Treadmill opinions?

    Other than "go run outside" please :laugh: The Light Of My Life likes walking on a treadmill with various incline options. I don't like walking but could be tempted to use it to supplement running on days when I can't get out due to weather or laziness. Does anyone have brands/models that you...
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    Thinking of buying a kamisori

    Shhh, don't tell the Looney Tunes Sabbaticalers. Any ideas on where to seek razors under $150, or is ebay the only place to go?