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Offline GuyFromCO

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Re: Re: The Weather (2016)
« Reply #1: January 05, 2017, 10:33:51 AM »
2017 bump?

One thing I miss about being a Fed -- teleworking. Got dumped on last night, with the roads hardly treated.

You should carpool with BrandonK...pretty sure he lives and works at the same place you do...make him drive on snow days...  ;)

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Re: Re: The Weather (2016)
« Reply #2: January 05, 2017, 10:43:45 AM »
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Re: The Weather (2017)
« Reply #3: January 05, 2017, 12:07:29 PM »
You should carpool with BrandonK...pretty sure he lives and works at the same place you do...make him drive on snow days...  ;)

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Re: The Weather (2017)
« Reply #4: January 05, 2017, 12:42:26 PM »
:spit:

Hey, just read on the fake news WaPo that you're getting some snow this evening too.

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Re: The Weather (2017)
« Reply #5: January 05, 2017, 12:43:19 PM »
Hey, just read on the fake news WaPo that you're getting some snow this evening too.

They've already abandoned cars on the GW Parkway.

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Re: The Weather (2017)
« Reply #6: January 05, 2017, 12:44:07 PM »
You should carpool with BrandonK...pretty sure he lives and works at the same place you do...make him drive on snow days...  ;)
Hey, just read on the fake news WaPo that you're getting some snow this evening too.

:crackup: This thread is starting off full of win :)

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Re: The Weather (2017)
« Reply #7: January 05, 2017, 01:09:50 PM »
My cars. Social Justice Warriors stole them from my driveway and abandoned them there. #MAGA

They've already abandoned cars on the GW Parkway.

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Re: The Weather (2017)
« Reply #8: January 05, 2017, 03:23:36 PM »
it's snowing in western prince william.

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Re: The Weather (2017)
« Reply #9: January 05, 2017, 03:51:00 PM »
it's snowing in western prince william.

Flurries in E. Loudoun.

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Re: The Weather (2017)
« Reply #10: January 05, 2017, 05:17:09 PM »
My cars. Social Justice Warriors stole them from my driveway and abandoned them there. #MAGA

took the hub caps so they could be recycled.

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Re: The Weather (2017)
« Reply #11: January 05, 2017, 05:27:30 PM »
Missus got her 4WD out of the shop just in time.     :smh:

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Re: The Weather (2017)
« Reply #12: January 05, 2017, 05:33:21 PM »
2017 bump?

One thing I miss about being a Fed -- teleworking. Got dumped on last night, with the roads hardly treated.
But it's Colorado. Which we are told instantly imbews you with the ability to disregard the normal laws and physics and drive around as if it were merely a light rain.

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Re: The Weather (2017)
« Reply #13: January 05, 2017, 05:40:47 PM »
It's the DMV where Newton was wrong...Escalades here can stop on a dime on icy roads because they have AWD.  Ask anyone. 
But it's Colorado. Which we are told instantly imbews you with the ability to disregard the normal laws and physics and drive around as if it were merely a light rain.

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Re: The Weather (2017)
« Reply #14: January 05, 2017, 05:47:49 PM »
But it's Colorado. Which we are told instantly imbews you with the ability to disregard the normal laws and physics and drive around as if it were merely a light rain.

I'll share a funny photo when I'm by the computer that I saw this morning. Guy spun out in his Subaru on the highway. Just got out and drank a soda instead of moving :lol:

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Re: The Weather (2017)
« Reply #15: January 05, 2017, 05:48:48 PM »
It's the DMV where Newton was wrong...Escalades here can stop on a dime on icy roads because they have AWD.  Ask anyone.

Sound logic. Same applies here.

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Re: The Weather (2017)
« Reply #16: January 05, 2017, 05:51:26 PM »
A guy I knew in Canada ran off the road and buried his front end in a snowbank on the way home from the grog shop.  Good Russian that he was, he popped the boot and managed to work his way through a good part of a case of beer before the RCMP showed up.  He didn't drive after that.   
I'll share a funny photo when I'm by the computer that I saw this morning. Guy spun out in his Subaru on the highway. Just got out and drank a soda instead of moving :lol:

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Re: The Weather (2017)
« Reply #17: January 05, 2017, 05:57:16 PM »
It's the DMV where Newton was wrong...Escalades here can stop on a dime on icy roads because they have AWD.  Ask anyone. 

I worked odd IT hours back in the day.    Amazin' how many pickups from WV adhere to this theory.

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Re: The Weather (2017)
« Reply #18: January 05, 2017, 06:02:04 PM »
Those people somehow seem to make it home though.  I'm not looking forward to the next intake of sun belt politicos and their infallable AWD panzers. 

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Re: The Weather (2017)
« Reply #19: January 05, 2017, 07:13:38 PM »
I worked odd IT hours back in the day.    Amazin' how many pickups from WV adhere to this theory.

No weight over the rear axle = fun times

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Re: The Weather (2017)
« Reply #20: January 05, 2017, 07:16:58 PM »
Those people somehow seem to make it home though.  I'm not looking forward to the next intake of sun belt politicos and their infallable AWD panzers. 

If you spin out and put the side of your 94 Cherokee into a snow bank, you shrug and drive home.

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Re: The Weather (2017)
« Reply #21: January 05, 2017, 07:33:27 PM »
If you spin out and put the side of your 94 Cherokee into a snow bank, you shrug and drive home.

"Hold my beer and watch this."

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Re: The Weather (2017)
« Reply #22: January 05, 2017, 07:34:45 PM »
No weight over the rear axle = fun times

Folks I know in Western PA fix up a little spot with 2 X 4s over the axle and toss in sand bags.

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Re: The Weather (2017)
« Reply #23: January 05, 2017, 11:32:33 PM »
D.C. in the snow hole, we're getting nuthin.

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Re: The Weather (2017)
« Reply #24: January 06, 2017, 06:52:21 AM »
I'll share a funny photo when I'm by the computer that I saw this morning. Guy spun out in his Subaru on the highway. Just got out and drank a soda instead of moving :lol:
The only thing that would be different here would be that they got out of the car. They'd stay in their car here. Just block traffic.