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  • Astro -

    Liked max.patch’s post in the thread Baseball Thread.

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    "but...this can't happen!" say the pointy head baseball analytics. twitter.com/MLB/status/1142854364756938752
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    Replied to the thread Baseball Thread.

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    "but...this can't happen!" say the pointy head baseball analytics. twitter.com/MLB/status/1142854364756938752
  • IMScotty -

    Liked jimmyjam’s post in the thread Other Hobbies and Interests.

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    Saw an interesting interview with Sir Paul McCartney who said he never learned to read or write music, that he just sees it in his head. An amazing and still humble person.
  • IMScotty -

    Liked Drybones’s post in the thread Made another DIY hammock.

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    made another hammock and tested in the back yard, used 1.67 instead of 1.1 material this time, has a great feel, will use for car camping
  • max.patch -

    Replied to the thread Other Hobbies and Interests.

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    Quote from jimmyjam: “Saw an interesting interview with Sir Paul McCartney who said he never learned to read or write music, that he just sees it in his head. An amazing and still humble person. ” i saw it and also liked it. it was on 60 minutes (new…
  • odd man out -

    Replied to the thread Other Hobbies and Interests.

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    Fortunately, as a bass player in bluegrass, I rarely had the melody. You just play the chords, but I would improvise rifs to fill in, but never with music - all by ear. Fortunately my string quartet coach was a music theory expert an taught us all about…
  • odd man out -

    Replied to the thread Other Hobbies and Interests.

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    I'm having similar worries. We went up to Interlochen (National Music Camp) for a concert a couple of weeks ago. It reminded me that for many decades they have a week-long chamber music camp for adult amatures. I played a lot of string quartets on high…
  • odd man out -

    Liked Traffic Jam’s post in the thread Other Hobbies and Interests.

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    My recent bluegrass camp was great but some things were a disappointing repeat of last year. I memorized a lot of tunes for the jam sessions but as soon as I start playing with other people, they go out of my head. If i miss a note or make a bad sound,…
  • jimmyjam -

    Replied to the thread Other Hobbies and Interests.

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    Saw an interesting interview with Sir Paul McCartney who said he never learned to read or write music, that he just sees it in his head. An amazing and still humble person.
  • jimmyjam -

    Liked Drybones’s post in the thread Made another DIY hammock.

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    made another hammock and tested in the back yard, used 1.67 instead of 1.1 material this time, has a great feel, will use for car camping
  • Drybones -

    Replied to the thread Made another DIY hammock.

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    made another hammock and tested in the back yard, used 1.67 instead of 1.1 material this time, has a great feel, will use for car camping
  • Drybones -

    Liked IMScotty’s post in the thread Foot Care in the Desert.

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    Thought I would update this thread based on my 2019 section hike from Big Bear to Agua Dulce. I changed a few things and it was a vast improvement in terms of my foot problems. First the things that I changed 1) Instead of rotating my usual two pairs…
  • IMScotty -

    Liked Marymobile’s post in the thread Preventing Yeast Infections and UTIs.

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    Quote from IMScotty: “Hello Marymobile, Normally I would not chime in on a woman's thread, but we are a fairly small group here so I hope you do not mind me offering some advice that admittedly only comes from second hand experience. 1) Stay…
  • IMScotty -

    Liked CoachLou’s post in the thread Astro on the AT 2019.

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    I love Lakes, I could look at that view all day :D
  • Astro -

    Liked CoachLou’s post in the thread Astro on the AT 2019.

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    I love Lakes, I could look at that view all day :D
  • jimmyjam -

    Liked CoachLou’s post in the thread Astro on the AT 2019.

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    I love Lakes, I could look at that view all day :D
  • jimmyjam -

    Liked Astro’s post in the thread Astro on the AT 2019.

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    Made it to Lake of the Clouds Hut. Beautiful (but windy) day on the ridge line. Will try to post some more reports with pictures once I have more reliable service.
  • Marymobile -

    Replied to the thread Preventing Yeast Infections and UTIs.

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    Quote from IMScotty: “Hello Marymobile, Normally I would not chime in on a woman's thread, but we are a fairly small group here so I hope you do not mind me offering some advice that admittedly only comes from second hand experience. 1) Stay…
  • CoachLou -

    Replied to the thread Astro on the AT 2019.

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    I love Lakes, I could look at that view all day :D