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Forum: Other topics 07-26-2016, 07:47 AM
Replies: 324
Views: 13,236
Posted By RonBoyd
The two primary keys to navigating Windows 10...

The two primary keys to navigating Windows 10 (and 8) are the "Windows" key and the "Windows" key plus the "X" key. Those two will let you control just about everything (if not, everything) in...
Forum: Travel Information 07-21-2016, 02:57 PM
Replies: 3,004
Views: 178,198
Posted By RonBoyd
We are just back from a similar trip. We spent...

We are just back from a similar trip. We spent the 4th of July weekend in El Paso -- 104 every day... and I suspect at night also.

Silver City was pretty nice, though. In fact, it was 53 when...
Forum: Travel Information 07-21-2016, 08:01 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 585
Posted By RonBoyd
I have been to each of your choices many times....

I have been to each of your choices many times. My vote goes to Cody. Thermopolis is interesting but not enough there to deserve a "stop." Jackson is way too upscale (and accompanying expensive) for...
Forum: Travel Information 07-19-2016, 12:52 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 871
Posted By RonBoyd
We have been RVing about six months of the year...

We have been RVing about six months of the year for about eight years now and put ~170,000 miles on the RV. We have been from Upper New York to Key West to san Diego to Seattle... and everywhere in...
Forum: Other topics 07-16-2016, 03:25 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,638
Posted By RonBoyd
Okay, I am back (at the stick) home for a couple...

Okay, I am back (at the stick) home for a couple days, before going to the Black Hills.

(FWIW, Tequila.net is great website for Tequila education. It has been my go-to for many years.)

These...
Forum: Other topics 07-04-2016, 09:22 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,555
Posted By RonBoyd
Here is an interesting site that I just...

Here is an interesting site that I just discovered:

Metrocosm (http://metrocosm.com/feed/)

try, for example, this graphic:

Watch as the world's cities appear one-by-one over 6,000 years -...
Forum: Other topics 07-04-2016, 08:58 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,950
Posted By RonBoyd
Is this you? 24230

Is this you?

24230
Forum: Life after FIRE 07-03-2016, 05:00 PM
Replies: 700
Views: 35,542
Posted By RonBoyd
I was never able to get Eye-fi to function... in...

I was never able to get Eye-fi to function... in a useful manner. I do, however, like "CANON Connect" for remote operation (through my cell phone). I do wish that my 7D Mark II had a Wi-Fi feature....
Forum: Life after FIRE 07-03-2016, 02:25 PM
Replies: 2,521
Views: 168,772
Posted By RonBoyd
A bit more on Garry Winogrand: The...

A bit more on Garry Winogrand:

The History and Photography of Garry Winogrand...
Forum: Other topics 07-03-2016, 12:18 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,555
Posted By RonBoyd
I must have a hundred of "special interest" sites...

I must have a hundred of "special interest" sites that I regularly follow:

Here are a few that come to mind:

https://www.facebook.com/groups/SethRobertsCommunity/

Penelope Trunk...
Forum: Other topics 07-02-2016, 04:33 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,638
Posted By RonBoyd
That would be my choice also. (I have, however,...

That would be my choice also. (I have, however, developed a taste for Anejo tequila -- I will have to get back to Denver to give examples.)

Anyway, being a Scot:

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Forum: Other topics 07-02-2016, 03:39 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,638
Posted By RonBoyd
So how do you feel about non-organic corks?

So how do you feel about non-organic corks?
Forum: Other topics 07-02-2016, 03:38 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,638
Posted By RonBoyd
One Tequila, Two Tequila, Three Tequila, ...

One Tequila,
Two Tequila,
Three Tequila,
Floor.

Thank you, George Carlin.
Forum: Other topics 07-02-2016, 07:04 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,638
Posted By RonBoyd
As has already been stated: This is actually...

As has already been stated: This is actually "Blanca" (white) tequila -- aged less than six months (perhaps much less). Cuervo simply adds coloring to make it appear higher quality. Yes, it is...
Forum: Travel Information 06-30-2016, 08:44 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 953
Posted By RonBoyd
The Four Corners region is my favorite area of...

The Four Corners region is my favorite area of the whole USA. We have been to Moab numerous times (It is a half day drive from Denver). In fact, we are in Roswell, New Mexico tonight and will go to...
Forum: Travel Information 06-29-2016, 06:42 AM
Replies: 3,004
Views: 178,198
Posted By RonBoyd
Thank you, FIYes & whatnot.

Thank you, FIYes & whatnot.
Forum: Other topics 06-28-2016, 05:23 AM
Replies: 324
Views: 13,236
Posted By RonBoyd
Here's your chance for a little extra cash: ...

Here's your chance for a little extra cash:

Microsoft pays woman $10,000 for forcing Windows 10 installation | The Verge...
Forum: Travel Information 06-27-2016, 03:38 PM
Replies: 3,004
Views: 178,198
Posted By RonBoyd
Is anyone familiar with this travel agency... or...

Is anyone familiar with this travel agency... or is this "too good to be true":


China Vacations: China 2-Week Trip: $1199-$1399 from Cities across the U.S. | Travelzoo...
Forum: Other topics 06-25-2016, 12:10 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 912
Posted By RonBoyd
Amazon Prime Office 365 Adobe Creative Cloud ...

Amazon Prime
Office 365
Adobe Creative Cloud
and a gagillion computer apps that require annual updates.
Forum: Travel Information 06-25-2016, 09:28 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 905
Posted By RonBoyd
On the way to Yellowstone is a great hike... to...

On the way to Yellowstone is a great hike... to the Medicine Wheel in the Bighorn Mountains. It is right off highway 14, which is itself a trip worth taking.

...
Forum: Other topics 06-24-2016, 02:01 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 409
Posted By RonBoyd
My favorite from Mr. Stanley was this duet...

My favorite from Mr. Stanley was this duet (particularly the look on his face when she held that note so long):


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FR6_rz1VfF8
Forum: Other topics 06-24-2016, 06:00 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 409
Posted By RonBoyd
RIP: Ralph Stanley

Ralph Stanley, bluegrass legend, dead at 89 (http://www.tennessean.com/story/entertainment/music/2016/06/23/ralph-stanley-bluegrass-legend-dead-89/86038242/)
...
Forum: FIRE and Money 06-22-2016, 08:45 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,507
Posted By RonBoyd
Yeah, singing to the choir: 5 Reasons...

Yeah, singing to the choir:

5 Reasons Your Credit Card Application Got Rejected | My Money | US News...
Forum: FIRE and Money 06-22-2016, 07:48 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,507
Posted By RonBoyd
Yeah, I should have mentioned that the Visa card...

Yeah, I should have mentioned that the Visa card was placed on "Hold" until after the phone call. Now, had I been in a "out of service" area, I would have missed the call and would have had the same...
Forum: FIRE and Money 06-22-2016, 06:32 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,507
Posted By RonBoyd
?? Here is another example: We were in a...

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Here is another example: We were in a Safeway store in Pacifica (California) a couple months ago. When we checked out, our Capital One Visa card was declined. What a surprise! This card has a...
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