By: ycd0108, 11:35 AM GMT on November 07, 2014

CB "Skip" reminds me of the current internet: oot%20Skip.htm
Guess you had to be there.
The only radio I had on the boat was Citizen's Band. Spent a fair bit of time listening.
"Skip" allows folks to say hello for a short time to someone they will never meet.
Quite often the conversations tended toward those which would be banned here

Momentarily Normal

By: ycd0108, 1:43 PM GMT on October 21, 2014

Lately my access to the blogs has been limited to reading.
Most comments I labouriously pick out on the over-sensitive touch screen are either so full of typos as to be unreadable or fail to post due to my haste (generally I pick away in the garage where I can smoke and I have to remember to get back to the WiFi area before I hit "Post Comment").
For now I sit at the old familiar QWERTY keyboard ( with two full ashtrays near) and revel in the ease with whi...

Updated: 2:37 PM GMT on October 21, 2014

Decent read

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By: ycd0108, 7:50 PM GMT on October 05, 2014

Last evening I went to a small local Community Centre to watch the show "The Only Planet Caberet" written and performed by this group:
I was somewhat circumspect about another evening of endless speeches while sitting on a wooden chair after a day of lifting 12' sheets of 5/8" "Firestop'" drywall over my head - did not get to spruce up with a shower either.
Pleasant surprise:
These folks from Saltspring Island have put to...


By: ycd0108, 4:03 AM GMT on September 14, 2014

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