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by Matt Cavanaugh
Tue Oct 26, 2021 2:01 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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Set member tells @HumanEvents the armorist for the Alec Baldwin movie had asked prop master to check gun for blanks by 'shaking it around and listening for a rattling sound' before handing to Baldwin. I came across this clip which shows that because crimped blanks look unrealistic, for some scenes ...
by Matt Cavanaugh
Mon Oct 25, 2021 4:39 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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Based on the information we've been discussing that's come to light, Branca now believes it's a slam-dunk felony involuntary manslaughter for Baldwin. Barring oligarch meddling, of course:

by Matt Cavanaugh
Mon Oct 25, 2021 12:36 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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It’s harder to be licensed to drive than it is to own a semi automatic weapon No, it's not. See below. Chadian saws are dangerous We learned in school about the Chadian Saw, which Alexander used to cut the Gordian Knot. they tend not to “go off” unexpectedly because someone fucked up. Uhh, I once m...
by Matt Cavanaugh
Mon Oct 25, 2021 11:15 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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Hollywood Reporter: “How are your gun slinging and horse-riding skills? Alec Baldwin: “They’re always at the ready. I’m an actor of the old school. So if you read my resume — my motorcycle riding, my French, juggling, my horseback riding, my gunplay — is all right at my fingertips at all times.” htt...
by Matt Cavanaugh
Mon Oct 25, 2021 10:12 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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The Beaver is proud to create two classes -- one, the vaxxed, with privileges, the other, unvaxxed, without any: https://twitter.com/TheMarieOakes/status/1452280415172153346?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Etweetembed%7Ctwterm%5E1452280415172153346%7Ctwgr%5E%7Ctwcon%5Es1_&ref_url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.bre...
by Matt Cavanaugh
Sun Oct 24, 2021 11:30 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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AD had history of unsafe practices on sets. No safety meetings, no fire lanes, once kept cameras rolling during a medical emergency involving a crew member.

These latest revelations from TMZ.
by Matt Cavanaugh
Sun Oct 24, 2021 11:28 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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Crew had been target practicing with the prop guns. Live ammo found on set intermingled with blanks.
by Matt Cavanaugh
Sun Oct 24, 2021 9:51 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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Service Dog wrote:
Lsuoma wrote:
Matt Cavanaugh wrote: Omit any one of that sequence, and she doesn't die.
Well, she does. Most likely not on the set of "Rust", though.
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Even healthier for you than Day-Lea Yogurt!

by Matt Cavanaugh
Sun Oct 24, 2021 9:43 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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If guns can’t be rendered relatively safe by design then two salient facts remain. 1. They are innately dangerous, far more so than (say) a chainsaw, With firearms and chainsaws, safety features can be added, but both will remain inherently dangerous. easy access to such buggerising implements shou...
by Matt Cavanaugh
Sat Oct 23, 2021 7:22 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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If you want to check what it is loaded with, then the safest way is to eject the cartridges one by one and then load them one by one. If you want to check if it is loaded with anything, the gap behind the cylinder is large enough to see if there are any rounds loaded. If this is the case, such weap...
by Matt Cavanaugh
Sat Oct 23, 2021 3:15 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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So - My predictions are already wrong. Haha. But only wrong in the details. Well, 'Alec Baldwin was angry on the set' is like the center square in Bingo. The media is lining up against the armorer. Lots of stories already in the media about how she was not qualified. Notice that? Need a scapegoat t...
by Matt Cavanaugh
Sat Oct 23, 2021 12:22 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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Answer my own question:
“Gutierrez removed a shell casing from the gun after the shooting, and she turned the weapon over to police when they arrived, the court records say.”
https://www.independent.co.uk/news/worl ... ml?src=rss
by Matt Cavanaugh
Sat Oct 23, 2021 12:15 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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Apparently the prop master wasn't even born until a few years after Brandon Lee died. The person in charge of overseeing the gun props, known as the armorer, Hannah Gutierrez Reed, could not be reached for comment. The 24-year-old is the daughter of veteran armorer Thell Reed and had recently compl...
by Matt Cavanaugh
Sat Oct 23, 2021 12:08 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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A colleague was so alarmed by the prop gun misfires that he sent a text message to the unit production manager. “We’ve now had 3 accidental discharges. This is super unsafe,” Baldwin removed the gun from its holster once without incident, but the second time he did so, ammunition flew toward the tr...
by Matt Cavanaugh
Sat Oct 23, 2021 9:14 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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The story just keeps getting worse: The prop master who handled the gun that killed the cinematographer on Alec Baldwin’s film “Rust” was “just brought in” amid a protest over conditions on the set, The Post has learned. The unidentified employee was hired to replace someone else amid chaos on the s...
by Matt Cavanaugh
Sat Oct 23, 2021 8:40 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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For some reason any sympathy I might have had for Baldwin evaporated very quickly once it was reported he was "pro gun control" (whatever that means). If so, then as far as I am concerned he should have been especially diligent. He's obviously was ignorant of the four rules of firearms safety*: 4ru...
by Matt Cavanaugh
Sat Oct 23, 2021 7:32 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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John D wrote: Mike was actually a good guy and they might have been good together.
Do you still have his number?
by Matt Cavanaugh
Sat Oct 23, 2021 7:30 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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John D wrote:
Names of people my wife and I actually have met:
Mike Hunt
Mike Keister
Brook Trout
Rainbow Trout
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Mara Gold
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by Matt Cavanaugh
Fri Oct 22, 2021 3:59 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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I'm not convinced that Nadler is any kind of dummy. Law school isn't easy. To me he looks like someone with personality issues rather than an intelligence problem. One way or another, he's a very strange little man. And by little, I refer to height and gravitas only. He follows orders, usually mech...
by Matt Cavanaugh
Fri Oct 22, 2021 2:54 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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Great overview of the possible legal ramifications of Alec Baldwin killing his director of photography:

by Matt Cavanaugh
Fri Oct 22, 2021 11:07 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
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I'd appreciate a bit of clarity here if anyone has the knowledge and patience. Is a protocol binding in these hearings? Does Nadler need to rule on a protocol objection in order for it to be acted on? If not then it would appear that a protocol is more binding than a rule! Each session of Congress ...
by Matt Cavanaugh
Fri Oct 22, 2021 10:27 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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John D wrote: Just a reminder… happy International Pronoun Day!
Happy Ruger Day!

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by Matt Cavanaugh
Thu Oct 21, 2021 12:51 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
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You should counter by demanding use of their company gym. I like this approach. Howabout asking for paternity leave for the middle day-- because my emotional support animal is due to give birth. Joking aside, you could send a legalish letter: this is to confirm that Company is hiring me as an indep...
by Matt Cavanaugh
Thu Oct 21, 2021 7:09 am
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I hope the new hit by Adele will start a movement away from auto-tuning vocals. I have listened to this song four times and still cry every time. But... maybe that's just me. My wife never understands what makes me cry....and neither do I. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h31j_83mQtY I adore Adele, ...
by Matt Cavanaugh
Thu Oct 21, 2021 5:51 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
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That offer letter reveals the true effect of CA's asinine AB5 -- the employer ends up with increased negotiating leverage, while the now 'employee' gets nothing but worthless benefits that will never kick in during the term of the contract.

You should counter by demanding use of their company gym.
by Matt Cavanaugh
Wed Oct 20, 2021 10:48 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
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Bummer there's no HVAC in LGBTQ: Male Workers Allowed Into Baldwin, Unsettling Residents In general, I am very averse to people entering my personal space. This anxiety was compounded by the fact that the crew would be strangers, and they were more than likely to be cisgender men. .... Baldwin Cotta...
by Matt Cavanaugh
Tue Oct 19, 2021 7:20 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
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... carbon capture is a means for developed countries to pay reparations for our outsized role in contributing to the global stock of emissions.
I Thought we'd already paid in medicine, education, and Coca Cola.
by Matt Cavanaugh
Tue Oct 19, 2021 8:37 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
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NPR - which I still listen to... as a kind of self tortue... reports on wildfires as I outline below. 1) Climate change caused fires are sweeping through parts of California. 2) Regulations have prevented small fires so a great amount of brush has accumulated in Cali forests. 3) Sequoia trees are e...
by Matt Cavanaugh
Tue Oct 19, 2021 7:55 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
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1) ... apocalyptic thinking over the centuries.... Maltusians .... the ridiculous but popular "Population Bomb"...etc. Malthus wan't wrong: exponential growth in population with linear growth in resources will lead to collapse. Sure, the "Green Revolution" staved off collapse, but it was heavily de...
by Matt Cavanaugh
Mon Oct 18, 2021 8:24 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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and enjoy simplification.
Si.
by Matt Cavanaugh
Mon Oct 18, 2021 8:24 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
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so… that means you didn’t read his book Not his book. But his manifesto. And articles, including one in Quillette. Plus he ran for governor for about fifteen minutes and got written up and interviewed in the papers. Tell me I'm wrong that he thinks the free market will come up with some remedy to g...
by Matt Cavanaugh
Mon Oct 18, 2021 6:08 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
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Schellenberger is full of shit. I have read his "Apocalypse Never". It is a very good read. I guess you can just make a claim about his impacted bowels... but I find this less than informative. Same old Popular Mechanics/Wunderwaffen approach: Global warming isn't as bad as they say. And even if it...
by Matt Cavanaugh
Mon Oct 18, 2021 1:30 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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Schellenberger is full of shit.
by Matt Cavanaugh
Sun Oct 17, 2021 10:44 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
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fafnir wrote: The woman in the video I saw had wild yeast.
Best not to stick your dick into that, either.
by Matt Cavanaugh
Sun Oct 17, 2021 10:38 am
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Service Dog wrote: Younger workers signed it.
Of course they did. Their entire generation has been trained to unquestioningly obey.
by Matt Cavanaugh
Sun Oct 17, 2021 10:36 am
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I started reading... it was really egregious... waiving ALL rights to pursue ANY matter in a court... if ya don't get paid, if you get intentionally maimed, if something on the job terminates your pregnancy. Even had you, it wouldn't be legally binding. When I refused to sign the silly document... ...
by Matt Cavanaugh
Sat Oct 16, 2021 8:15 am
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The history of the covid vaccine's effectiveness in two minutes:

https://rumble.com/vnouq3-twitter-user- ... icacy.html
by Matt Cavanaugh
Sat Oct 16, 2021 7:06 am
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Great essay on art and Zeitgeist:

Rising Above Sentimentality
Clues in America’s art of the past give us unsentimental insights into the unsentimental people we used to be.

https://amgreatness.com/2021/10/06/risi ... mentality/

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by Matt Cavanaugh
Fri Oct 15, 2021 4:26 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
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What do you mean by the "Left" today? There's a long answer and a short answer. The short one is: self-described as such I'm not sure that one can design a series of questions around self description, other than "are you on the left or the right?" Necessarily these questions assume a set of propert...
by Matt Cavanaugh
Fri Oct 15, 2021 2:33 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
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Matt, I’m well aware of the defensive narrative around Nazi election success - and Berlin liberalism. Nonetheless at one level it is 100% accurate to say that for a period Germany was a “Nazi Nation” ™️. That was my point. It’s also amusing how the NSDAP’s skyrocketing progress between 1928 and Mar...
by Matt Cavanaugh
Fri Oct 15, 2021 2:19 pm
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Brive1987 wrote: I’m getting a server error on my response to Matt.

Someone’s running scared. 😉
Must be the new cuntblocker feature, as I'm now an official certified Cunt of the Pit.
by Matt Cavanaugh
Fri Oct 15, 2021 2:17 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
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What do you mean by the "Left" today? There's a long answer and a short answer. The short one is: self-described as such. Were the fascists/nazis on the left? Elements of both. Each wished to radically transform their respective societies, yet the transformation was putatively to restore traditiona...
by Matt Cavanaugh
Fri Oct 15, 2021 1:55 pm
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Interesting, wikipedia claims that it was originally developed by One World Action, a charity established by Glenys Kinnock, wife or the former leader of the British Labour Party. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Political_Compass The Kinnocks came up through the old working class Left, and then w...
by Matt Cavanaugh
Fri Oct 15, 2021 1:51 pm
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Brive1987 wrote: Not all traditions are desirable - “go ask the Spartans”
Kevin Spacey might take umbrage to that example.
by Matt Cavanaugh
Fri Oct 15, 2021 10:54 am
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I don't think this is what most people mean by "Left and Right". For myself, I normally think about whether or not one believes in the practical desirability / attainability of some version of the utopia that the French Revolution claimed to be about. 'Left' used to be equated with liberalism, indi...
by Matt Cavanaugh
Fri Oct 15, 2021 9:09 am
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Nurses are the worst. I agree. Several points about nurses. I won't generalize about all nurses, as I've encountered some truly awesome ones. Some of them, however -- and some doctors, too -- do fit your profile: Nurses claim they went into their profession to help people, but most of them are enga...
by Matt Cavanaugh
Fri Oct 15, 2021 8:51 am
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The political compass test is weird. I mean questions like this: "A significant advantage of a one-party state is that it avoids all the arguments that delay progress in a democratic political system." Do some people disagree with this, or is it looking for people who are just answer the question b...
by Matt Cavanaugh
Fri Oct 15, 2021 8:35 am
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metabolic dysfunction is baseline typical in the United States. As a country in the whole. Fine. But it's not correlated to severity of covid reactions. Nobb is similarly interested in population level trends, though your criticism holds if you apply such trends to any given individual or specific ...
by Matt Cavanaugh
Thu Oct 14, 2021 8:20 am
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This post officially makes you a cunt. Cunt. LMAO. For calling out nurses and doctors who hate their patients? They can all go fuck themselves. Or find another job if they don't like it -- the advice given to their unvaxxed colleagues. Or try to punch me in the nose, like another certain medical pr...
by Matt Cavanaugh
Thu Oct 14, 2021 8:10 am
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MarcusAu wrote: So is there anyone currently posting here that identifies as not Right of, not Centrist, but actually Left of Centre?
I still place in the lower-left quadrant of the Political Compass.
by Matt Cavanaugh
Thu Oct 14, 2021 5:53 am
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Off the farm and away from the Shane-tree stumps … there’s very little evidence that America is anything but a chronically sick nation. https://www.jeffnobbs.com/posts/what-causes-chronic-disease There's no denying that, by any measure, America is growing steadily less healthy overall. But your ins...
by Matt Cavanaugh
Thu Oct 14, 2021 5:20 am
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Isn’t that what you’d expect when the vast majority of patients are in their 70s, 80s and 90s? Ages ago, I worked in the office of the Visiting Nurses. They'd invite me to join them for lunch. Which I rarely could finish because of their shop talk. There's one anecdote in particular about an elderl...
by Matt Cavanaugh
Thu Oct 14, 2021 5:04 am
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Damn stinking quote fail!!! The paper’s actual conclusion was: Prevalence of metabolic health in American adults is alarmingly low, even in normal weight individuals. The large number of people not achieving optimal levels of risk factors, even in low-risk groups, has serious implications for publi...
by Matt Cavanaugh
Wed Oct 13, 2021 6:23 pm
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https://www.seattletimes.com/nation-wor ... es-deaths/ We've been upgraded from conspiracy theorists to skeptics? Health experts have long argued that if the state’s and/or the nation’s vaccination rate did not reach a high enough level, COVID-19 would become endemic…. No, it was only recently that...
by Matt Cavanaugh
Wed Oct 13, 2021 12:01 pm
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Co-author of Great Barrington Declaration slams back at dishonest attacks:

https://www.spectator.co.uk/article/cov ... fic-debate
by Matt Cavanaugh
Wed Oct 13, 2021 8:32 am
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... a lot of the interpretation comes down to how they are testing and coding the cases. I've certainly seen it claimed that there is routine testing of unvaxed people and a lack of testing in vaxed people in hospitals. Out of hospitals, do vaxed and unvaxed get tested at the same rate? I don't see...
by Matt Cavanaugh
Tue Oct 12, 2021 8:51 pm
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If you were wondering where all the flu deaths went last season ...

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by Matt Cavanaugh
Tue Oct 12, 2021 4:11 pm
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So you can't even buy a 4-stroke machine? I can't read the paywalled LATimes article. I thought it was just outlawing of 2-stroke machines. For some odd reason, the paywall fell for me. Maybe I'm Haitian. California moves toward ban on gas lawn mowers and leaf blowers California will outlaw the sal...
by Matt Cavanaugh
Tue Oct 12, 2021 12:55 pm
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While I don't think this bill is the cats meow, it only bans 2-stroke engines. You can still power up a 4-stroke small engine or electric. CARB (California Air Resources Board) has been a bitch for awhile for industry in trying to keep equipment up to thier ever changing mandates. I think we are on...
by Matt Cavanaugh
Tue Oct 12, 2021 12:31 pm
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Who is going to pay to replace all of that stuff? Pity the used equipment dealers, landscapers and hire plants. What about lumberjacks, are they expected to lug extension cables up trees? Are there power sockets spread around Californian forests? The state has set aside $30 million to help professi...