TLPTPW - 181 Beware the Ides of March


log in

Advanced search

Message boards : Cafe SETI : TLPTPW - 181 Beware the Ides of March

Previous · 1 . . . 16 · 17 · 18 · 19 · 20 · 21 · 22 . . . 25 · Next
Author Message
zoom314
Avatar
Send message
Joined: 30 Nov 03
Posts: 45802
Credit: 36,423,015
RAC: 6,888
Message 1348309 - Posted: 18 Mar 2013, 23:42:35 UTC - in response to Message 1348306.

Not winning....have a head cold that's migrating to my chest. Coughing so much my ribs hurt.

Ugh. I hate when I feel like that. That's why I've become something of a germophobe. I'm using a lot of hand sanitizer at work and public places.

Feel better soon.

Just ordinary soap and hard water here.
____________

N9JFE David S
Volunteer tester
Avatar
Send message
Joined: 4 Oct 99
Posts: 10760
Credit: 13,484,718
RAC: 14,585
United States
Message 1348315 - Posted: 19 Mar 2013, 0:29:07 UTC - in response to Message 1348309.

Not winning....have a head cold that's migrating to my chest. Coughing so much my ribs hurt.

Ugh. I hate when I feel like that. That's why I've become something of a germophobe. I'm using a lot of hand sanitizer at work and public places.

Feel better soon.

Just ordinary soap and hard water here.

That's what I do at home, but in a school with 3,000 teenagers or in a gas station bathroom, who knows what is on the faucets? I don't even tough the paper towel dispenser lever.

____________
David
Sitting on my butt while others boldly go,
Waiting for a message from a small furry creature from Alpha Centauri.


N9JFE David S
Volunteer tester
Avatar
Send message
Joined: 4 Oct 99
Posts: 10760
Credit: 13,484,718
RAC: 14,585
United States
Message 1348334 - Posted: 19 Mar 2013, 2:48:01 UTC

Going to bed win. (Should have already.) Just gotta remember to bring up the clothes from the dryer before my shower in the morning.

____________
David
Sitting on my butt while others boldly go,
Waiting for a message from a small furry creature from Alpha Centauri.


N9JFE David S
Volunteer tester
Avatar
Send message
Joined: 4 Oct 99
Posts: 10760
Credit: 13,484,718
RAC: 14,585
United States
Message 1348335 - Posted: 19 Mar 2013, 2:49:28 UTC - in response to Message 1348315.

bathroom, who knows what is on the faucets? I don't even tough the paper towel dispenser lever.

That should be touch the lever.

____________
David
Sitting on my butt while others boldly go,
Waiting for a message from a small furry creature from Alpha Centauri.


zoom314
Avatar
Send message
Joined: 30 Nov 03
Posts: 45802
Credit: 36,423,015
RAC: 6,888
Message 1348337 - Posted: 19 Mar 2013, 2:59:41 UTC - in response to Message 1348335.

bathroom, who knows what is on the faucets? I don't even tough the paper towel dispenser lever.

That should be touch the lever.

Some super markets here have faucets that have no hand controls at all, just wave ones hands, add soap, rinse, works like magic.
____________

Profile Carlos
Volunteer tester
Avatar
Send message
Joined: 9 Jun 99
Posts: 10151
Credit: 25,757,731
RAC: 1,696
United States
Message 1348339 - Posted: 19 Mar 2013, 3:06:46 UTC - in response to Message 1348337.

bathroom, who knows what is on the faucets? I don't even tough the paper towel dispenser lever.

That should be touch the lever.

Some super markets here have faucets that have no hand controls at all, just wave ones hands, add soap, rinse, works like magic.


Even with touch less potties, hands free faucets and air blade hand dryers, you still have to open the door.

zoom314
Avatar
Send message
Joined: 30 Nov 03
Posts: 45802
Credit: 36,423,015
RAC: 6,888
Message 1348345 - Posted: 19 Mar 2013, 3:26:04 UTC - in response to Message 1348339.

bathroom, who knows what is on the faucets? I don't even tough the paper towel dispenser lever.

That should be touch the lever.

Some super markets here have faucets that have no hand controls at all, just wave ones hands, add soap, rinse, works like magic.


Even with touch less potties, hands free faucets and air blade hand dryers, you still have to open the door.

The local Stater Bros market uses paper towels to dry hands with, use one to open the door, problem solved.
____________

Profile Mike
Volunteer tester
Avatar
Send message
Joined: 17 Feb 01
Posts: 23392
Credit: 31,843,918
RAC: 23,988
Germany
Message 1348368 - Posted: 19 Mar 2013, 4:42:57 UTC

Winning before work.

____________

Profile Uli
Volunteer tester
Avatar
Send message
Joined: 6 Feb 00
Posts: 9588
Credit: 5,311,743
RAC: 3,848
Germany
Message 1348378 - Posted: 19 Mar 2013, 5:46:48 UTC - in response to Message 1348345.

bathroom, who knows what is on the faucets? I don't even tough the paper towel dispenser lever.

That should be touch the lever.

Some super markets here have faucets that have no hand controls at all, just wave ones hands, add soap, rinse, works like magic.


Even with touch less potties, hands free faucets and air blade hand dryers, you still have to open the door.

The local Stater Bros market uses paper towels to dry hands with, use one to open the door, problem solved.

Yes Vic it is a good Idea, but how many Man use this. Or how many woman?
____________
Pluto will always be a planet to me.
Order your 15th Seti Anniversary Shirt today. Just PM me for details.
Cash Donation Specialist

Seti Ambassador

msattler
Volunteer tester
Avatar
Send message
Joined: 9 Jul 00
Posts: 38327
Credit: 561,042,566
RAC: 652,960
United States
Message 1348385 - Posted: 19 Mar 2013, 6:28:17 UTC

Sheesh.
Two days before the official start of Spring, and we are getting a couple of inches of snow, blowing winds and drifting, and the high temp to welcome in the Spring season is projected to be 22f with a low of 7f.
Average temps here for Wednesday are 43f with a low of 25f.

And the forecast is to not even reach average temps until maybe the 5th of April.

Some start to Spring this is turning out to be.
____________
*********************************************
Embrace your inner kitty...ya know ya wanna!

I have met a few friends in my life.
Most were cats.

Profile Andy Worth
Volunteer tester
Avatar
Send message
Joined: 23 Oct 02
Posts: 5807
Credit: 10,408,581
RAC: 1
United Kingdom
Message 1348392 - Posted: 19 Mar 2013, 6:42:37 UTC - in response to Message 1348385.

Chilly here this morning too. Thick freezing fog, can't see the end of my driveway right now. Everything is encased in ice. Looks fantastic, but not good for the commute. Haven't seen another car go past yet, so guess it is as bad as it looks right now!

By Friday we are expecting South Westerlies and torrential rain. That's more like UK weather!
____________


rob smith
Volunteer tester
Send message
Joined: 7 Mar 03
Posts: 8146
Credit: 52,825,629
RAC: 75,704
United Kingdom
Message 1348394 - Posted: 19 Mar 2013, 6:46:16 UTC

While Bristol freezes, we in the Midlands enjoy a balmy 1.5C......
____________
Bob Smith
Member of Seti PIPPS (Pluto is a Planet Protest Society)
Somewhere in the (un)known Universe?

Profile Donald L. Johnson
Avatar
Send message
Joined: 5 Aug 02
Posts: 6015
Credit: 636,155
RAC: 1,059
United States
Message 1348398 - Posted: 19 Mar 2013, 6:55:01 UTC - in response to Message 1348385.

Sheesh.
Two days before the official start of Spring, and we are getting a couple of inches of snow, blowing winds and drifting, and the high temp to welcome in the Spring season is projected to be 22f with a low of 7f.
Average temps here for Wednesday are 43f with a low of 25f.

And the forecast is to not even reach average temps until maybe the 5th of April.

Some start to Spring this is turning out to be.

Rain forecast here Tuesday night and Wednesday. Temps in the low 60s. Was 80 over the weekend. Not ready for summer temps yet. Even so, I'm winning.....
____________
Donald
Infernal Optimist / Submariner, retired

msattler
Volunteer tester
Avatar
Send message
Joined: 9 Jul 00
Posts: 38327
Credit: 561,042,566
RAC: 652,960
United States
Message 1348399 - Posted: 19 Mar 2013, 6:57:20 UTC - in response to Message 1348398.
Last modified: 19 Mar 2013, 6:59:38 UTC

Sheesh.
Two days before the official start of Spring, and we are getting a couple of inches of snow, blowing winds and drifting, and the high temp to welcome in the Spring season is projected to be 22f with a low of 7f.
Average temps here for Wednesday are 43f with a low of 25f.

And the forecast is to not even reach average temps until maybe the 5th of April.

Some start to Spring this is turning out to be.

Rain forecast here Tuesday night and Wednesday. Temps in the low 60s. Was 80 over the weekend. Not ready for summer temps yet. Even so, I'm winning.....

Doesn't look like we'll see 60 here in Wisconsin for weeks yet, the way things are going.
Far cry from last year.

And, actually, the cherry growers up north of here are taking joy in this. The temps were so high this time last year that the cherry trees blossomed way too early, and then a seasonal freeze killed most of the crop off.

So, it's not bad for everybody. The rest of us yearning for spring shall just have to bide our time.
____________
*********************************************
Embrace your inner kitty...ya know ya wanna!

I have met a few friends in my life.
Most were cats.

msattler
Volunteer tester
Avatar
Send message
Joined: 9 Jul 00
Posts: 38327
Credit: 561,042,566
RAC: 652,960
United States
Message 1348412 - Posted: 19 Mar 2013, 7:18:33 UTC

Winning whilst trying to make my 2900 Hydra visits at 210 per IP change....
____________
*********************************************
Embrace your inner kitty...ya know ya wanna!

I have met a few friends in my life.
Most were cats.

Profile Julie
Volunteer moderator
Volunteer tester
Avatar
Send message
Joined: 28 Oct 09
Posts: 18737
Credit: 3,389,632
RAC: 7,333
Belgium
Message 1348422 - Posted: 19 Mar 2013, 9:09:02 UTC

Winning at work.
Grmbl, working till 07.15 pm today...
____________


rOZZ

Profile Mike
Volunteer tester
Avatar
Send message
Joined: 17 Feb 01
Posts: 23392
Credit: 31,843,918
RAC: 23,988
Germany
Message 1348435 - Posted: 19 Mar 2013, 10:41:12 UTC

Lunch break win.

I have to work overtime also today.
Yuck.

____________

N9JFE David S
Volunteer tester
Avatar
Send message
Joined: 4 Oct 99
Posts: 10760
Credit: 13,484,718
RAC: 14,585
United States
Message 1348441 - Posted: 19 Mar 2013, 11:21:35 UTC - in response to Message 1348385.

Sheesh.
Two days before the official start of Spring, and we are getting a couple of inches of snow, blowing winds and drifting, and the high temp to welcome in the Spring season is projected to be 22f with a low of 7f.
Average temps here for Wednesday are 43f with a low of 25f.

And the forecast is to not even reach average temps until maybe the 5th of April.

Some start to Spring this is turning out to be.

Pretty nasty down here too, Mark. Forecast is 30 today, 40 on Saturday.

____________
David
Sitting on my butt while others boldly go,
Waiting for a message from a small furry creature from Alpha Centauri.


N9JFE David S
Volunteer tester
Avatar
Send message
Joined: 4 Oct 99
Posts: 10760
Credit: 13,484,718
RAC: 14,585
United States
Message 1348442 - Posted: 19 Mar 2013, 11:27:44 UTC - in response to Message 1348345.

bathroom, who knows what is on the faucets? I don't even tough the paper towel dispenser lever.

That should be touch the lever.

Some super markets here have faucets that have no hand controls at all, just wave ones hands, add soap, rinse, works like magic.

Those are nice, but not nearly common enough.

Even with touch less potties, hands free faucets and air blade hand dryers, you still have to open the door.

At Chicago Union Station, there are no doors, just winding entrances so you can't see in. Again, not very common.

The local Stater Bros market uses paper towels to dry hands with, use one to open the door, problem solved.

Then we're back to touching the lever, unless that's automatic too.

____________
David
Sitting on my butt while others boldly go,
Waiting for a message from a small furry creature from Alpha Centauri.


N9JFE David S
Volunteer tester
Avatar
Send message
Joined: 4 Oct 99
Posts: 10760
Credit: 13,484,718
RAC: 14,585
United States
Message 1348443 - Posted: 19 Mar 2013, 11:29:06 UTC

I better quit posting and get my clothes, then take a shower, or I'll be late for work and that's not winning.

____________
David
Sitting on my butt while others boldly go,
Waiting for a message from a small furry creature from Alpha Centauri.


Previous · 1 . . . 16 · 17 · 18 · 19 · 20 · 21 · 22 . . . 25 · Next

Message boards : Cafe SETI : TLPTPW - 181 Beware the Ides of March

Copyright © 2014 University of California