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degoose

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965 days ago

Topic tags/keywords: resource video

I put this in non-shop talk…not sure where to put it.. but I figured it was something I wanted to share…
Some of you may have seen it on TV but for those who didn’t …take the time to watch…it may even spread across the oceans to other countries…

video platformvideo managementvideo solutionsvideo player

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ lazylarrywoodworks.com.au For lovers of all things timber...


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BreakingBoardom

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#1 posted 965 days ago

Thanks for sharing that video Larry. It would be great if this caught on and things started to turn around here. I know there’s plenty of people that could use the jobs.

-- Matt - http://breakingboardom.wordpress.com/

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degoose

6981 posts in 1960 days


#2 posted 965 days ago

Keep spreading the word…
Then it might spread here too…

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ lazylarrywoodworks.com.au For lovers of all things timber...

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smurphy

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#3 posted 965 days ago

Thanks for the video. I hope this does help the umemployment rate. I used to be a plumbner and i can tell you that the pipe from china is junk.

-- shawn murphy

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grizzman

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#4 posted 965 days ago

thanks larry, this is so possible, you watch i think it will catch on…when people start to get back to work , you will see the pride in people rise…they will be happy again…......america made…......

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

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Lee A. Jesberger

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#5 posted 965 days ago

Thanks Larry.

Gee, what a concept.

Why is it people need a television show or a video to realize that, when common sense should do it.

Lee

-- by Lee A. Jesberger http://www.prowoodworkingtips.com http://www.ezee-feed.com

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nailbanger2

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#6 posted 965 days ago

Great video, Larry. Any possibiliy of seeing that list?

-- Wish I were Norm's Nephew

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#7 posted 965 days ago

This is great Larry thanks for posting it.

-- http://reclaimedbuilding.blogspot.com/

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joey bealis

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#8 posted 965 days ago

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#9 posted 965 days ago

from the same forum blog by topamax

http://lumberjocks.com/topics/32561

the link to this site resources
courtesy of jim C

http://www.stillmadeinusa.com/

and another in pdf form
from Dr Dirt

http://abcnews.go.com/images/Business/Made%20in%20America%20List.pdf

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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#10 posted 965 days ago

Sounds great in theory but i’ll play devil’s advocate. The problem i see is all the Americans who think they are entitled to a work life without real world competitive pressures. Which translates to a spatula costing 26 dollars in isolated America and we find we’re still sitting in the same boat due to inflated prices eating up our newfound inflated incomes.

-- "The way to make a small fortune in woodworking- start with a large one"

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Jonathan

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#11 posted 965 days ago

I received an email about this topic last week, but hadn’t seen the video. It is certainly interesting and will hopefully spur things in the right direction.

-- Jonathan, Denver, CO "Constructive criticism is welcome and valued as it gives me new perspectives and helps me to advance as a woodworker."

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nailbanger2

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#12 posted 965 days ago

Thank you Joey, David, Jim and Dr. Dirt. I’ll make the folks at my local orange and blue boxes aware of this list.

-- Wish I were Norm's Nephew

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planeBill

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#13 posted 965 days ago

T H A N K Y O U !!!!!!!!!!! We all need to practice that. I know it is hard to do what with the proliferation of foriegn made products that have completely saturated our markets and even in the video it took effort to source all of the products that we all just run out and buy without giving a second thought as to where they came from, but it is obviosly possible to do, with some effort. I do it too but maybe now I’ll start putting a little effort into my buying as well.

Thanks.

-- I was born at a very young age, as I grew up, I got older.

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HorizontalMike

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#14 posted 965 days ago

Lee SAID: Why is it people need a television show or a video to realize that, when common sense should do it.

I see that this is a redundant question that does not really need an answer, however, I would like to offer what I think should be the obvious answer:

Because THEY (could be any one of us) let personal/corporate GREED get in the way. Nothing more, nothing less…

-- HorizontalMike -- "Woodpeckers understand..."

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Napaman

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#15 posted 965 days ago

cool…

-- Matt--Proud LJ since 2007

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