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02-24-2010 11:10 PM

Iam in Fort Worth TX. and they just received the most snow in thier history. Think I’ll go back to Michigan to warm up.

-- Billp

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#1 posted 02-25-2010 12:32 AM

you’re no good in michigan..i live in windsor right across the river from detroit and we just got slammmed

-- M.K.

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#2 posted 02-25-2010 12:53 AM

Hi Bill;

Seems as though you would be much better off just staying home.


-- by Lee A. Jesberger

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#3 posted 02-25-2010 12:58 AM

Hang in there Bill.

The odds down in Texas for good weather are on your side…LOL.

We in Chicago keep getting reminded of what “Character Building Weather” means….

-- Eric, central Florida / Utor praemia operibus duris

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#4 posted 02-25-2010 01:00 AM

Then how do you explain why so many of your politicians are in prison? :D

-- "A man may conduct himself well in both adversity and good fortune, but if you want to test his character, give him power." - Abraham Lincoln

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#5 posted 02-25-2010 01:10 AM

I spent the first 30 years of my life in Michigan. Great state, but I would rather live someplace where most of the people who want a job, have a job. Personally, I’m retired but life is still better in places where the economy is vibrant.

-- Rich, Cedar Rapids, IA - I'm a woodworker. I don't create beauty, I reveal it.

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#6 posted 02-25-2010 04:30 AM

Personally as a Colorado boy I loved snow in Austin

-- Russ

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#7 posted 02-25-2010 04:53 AM

Bill, in a week or so we up north will be saying we need to come visit you to warm up! :)

-- Chip ----------- 6:8

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#8 posted 02-25-2010 05:01 AM

So YOU are the one that brought that down here! Thanks a whole lot!

-- My workshop blog can be found at, YouTube Channel

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#9 posted 02-25-2010 05:18 AM

heh, dont worry monday/tuesday will bring some more

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#10 posted 02-25-2010 05:20 AM

A good time to get to the shop and build something

-- Custom furniture

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#11 posted 02-25-2010 11:01 PM

i have a freind in Texas that said he just worked his tail off shoveling his driveway. all he had was a pitchfork.

there ain’t no snowshovels in Texas!


-- where to go because you don't want no stinking plastic!

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#12 posted 02-25-2010 11:20 PM

You’re welcome to come to New Jersey, but we’re expecting two feet by morning.
And so far we’re good but reports have power outages throughout the area.
If power goes, no shop, no cooking, no nuthin’.

Now where is that bottle of scotch?

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#13 posted 02-26-2010 04:16 AM

You can always look forward to it melting away…. I’m in Michigan and had to install a heater this winter for my shop so that I could play, I mean do woodworking in these snowy winter months!



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