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  1. Ya know Norton, all things considered. Thailand...

    Ya know Norton, all things considered. Thailand is a much easier situation to manage. You ought to see the shit going on in the states. Mask or no mask, Antivaxxers fighting off getting vaccinated,...
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    https://i.imgur.com/tlSKy7p.jpg Enjoying a...

    https://i.imgur.com/tlSKy7p.jpg

    Enjoying a North Coast Brewing company Abbey Ale. 9.6% ABV while watching the SF Giants play Arizona.
  3. Thread: An Isaan Pond

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    Go Man Goooooo......Clocks a ticking... You...

    Go Man Goooooo......Clocks a ticking...

    You gonna leave it dry until you return?
  4. Thread: An Isaan Pond

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    :smileylaughing: Just Chug it. You will feel...

    :smileylaughing:

    Just Chug it. You will feel great tomorrow.
  5. Thread: An Isaan Pond

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    Well.... cheers Cyrille, welcome back. FYI,...

    Well.... cheers Cyrille, welcome back.

    FYI, that Bourbon wouldn't even make it to
    Costco shelves. More like CVS or Walgreens. :)

    30 more days until my trek back home begins.
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    Quite honestly one could say that about any...

    Quite honestly one could say that about any country.
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    Indeed KDubya. Bit of a food coma now.

    Indeed KDubya. Bit of a food coma now.
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    https://i.imgur.com/E3YqzUV.jpg ...

    https://i.imgur.com/E3YqzUV.jpg

    https://i.imgur.com/xje6N9g.jpg

    Dropped me a fat set of pork ribs with whiskey pepper marinade and a 200 day aged T bone steak. In the aluminum is olive oil...
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    ^ Additionally Mendy, Those are also sacrificial...

    ^ Additionally Mendy, Those are also sacrificial plants. In California we have moles and gophers. Those flowers give them free root food and they tend to leave the new vine plants alone.

    Few more...
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    Yes Mendy. Exactly. Many also have bee hives in...

    Yes Mendy. Exactly. Many also have bee hives in and around their vineyards. At this point, the vines are loaded with grapes. The harvest will start in a few weeks. In about a month there will be...
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    While I do not have children to consider, my wife...

    While I do not have children to consider, my wife and I would not move back to the US. While we do not discuss leaving Thailand because we have no reason too. I suspect in the event something...
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    Yeah I saw that thread. I am traveling with wife...

    Yeah I saw that thread. I am traveling with wife so it will absolutely be a different process. She appears to have it all figured out. I am just staying out of it.

    Of course as we all know,...
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    Planning one after all are fully...

    Planning one after all are fully vaccinated....... However, My trek back to Thailand could be messy.
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    :rofl:.....

    :rofl:.....
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    I have always believed, it's their country, their...

    I have always believed, it's their country, their rules. If I find Thailands requirements manageable I will stay. Sure some of them make me scratch my head but at the end of the day, I live a far...
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    ^That is sadly the reality. Never kid oneself,...

    ^That is sadly the reality. Never kid oneself, it will always be about the bottomline.
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    Well if you "Sip it" you can enjoy the nose and...

    Well if you "Sip it" you can enjoy the nose and taste the orange.

    If you "chug it" it doesn't matter..:smileylaughing:
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    https://i.imgur.com/hdVlNGQ.jpg Friday it is....

    https://i.imgur.com/hdVlNGQ.jpg

    Friday it is.

    Nice ALLAGASH white.
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    Hey Kdubya..... Few more teases ...

    Hey Kdubya.....

    Few more teases

    https://i.imgur.com/i6ZnpZO.jpg.

    Probably crack the 6 Year Piggyback tonight...Cheers
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    Walk through new Winery behind my parents house...

    Walk through new Winery behind my parents house in Saint Helena, Older Vines loaded with grapes. These will be a Merlot I believe. Next month will be the beginning of the harvest.
    ...
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    Currently in the states, found a few good...

    Currently in the states, found a few good Whiskey/Bourbons to bring back at some old bottle shops.

    https://i.imgur.com/BSgGGGb.jpg

    https://i.imgur.com/FL2rlty.jpg
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    Poll: Wife and I had our 1st shot of Moderna July 14th....

    Wife and I had our 1st shot of Moderna July 14th. We landed at SFO at 9pm. Got 1st shot 10am next morning. No waiting, just walked in, filled out a bit of info. In and out in 15 minutes of which...
  23. It's a sad state of affairs KW for which there is...

    It's a sad state of affairs KW for which there is no real resolution in sight. Many Thai folk take on a Dog as a pet but have very little money to get proper shots and have it spayed or neutered. So...
  24. So here is my heartburn with feeding Stray/Soi...

    So here is my heartburn with feeding Stray/Soi Dogs. It's sad to see them suffering. I too am a dog lover and have enjoyed their company all my life. BUT, feeding strays only prolongs their...
  25. Thread: Playstation 5

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    Some are obsessed and addicted. No argument...

    Some are obsessed and addicted. No argument there. Some make incredible money playing in tournaments and programming. The majority are casual users. I enjoy having a buddy over and we get after it. ...
  26. Thread: Playstation 5

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    What's wrong with a bit of PS or X box fun? I...

    What's wrong with a bit of PS or X box fun? I have a PS4 and enjoy road racing games as well as sniper and Tank warfare. Now I am not a "Gamer" and I do not play every day. Maybe once or twice a...
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    I seldom ever use my BofA CC here unless for...

    I seldom ever use my BofA CC here unless for business travel but I do have a travel notification set up in their system about my location which I have to update every 6 months. No text message...
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    I did too. Learned some very painful lessons on...

    I did too. Learned some very painful lessons on why you shouldn't ever pay your house off. You are worth more being in debt up to your eyeballs and strangely enough it gives you more buying power. ...
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    People tend to forget that equity in property is...

    People tend to forget that equity in property is only upside if you sell it and move somewhere way cheaper which most do not do. I know plenty of people where their appraisal value is over a million....
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    My thoughts exactly. ...

    My thoughts exactly.

    https://i.imgur.com/vZTrOug.jpg

    This area used to be fully open and pass through like yours BB. Now closed off. We did Q con blocks on left wall and back wall. Added a...
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    Good Luck BB. We did the same downstairs in...

    Good Luck BB.

    We did the same downstairs in the far left corner area of our place. It was all open but wife and I decided an enclosed family room type place where we could hang out and stay...
  32. Thread: Covid insurance

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    I did my policy for one year. This way after I...

    I did my policy for one year. This way after I return I am covered and when my annual extension is up I still have it but it will expire shortly after my extension of stay renewal date and I will...
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    I agree Helge, there are unknown long term risks...

    I agree Helge, there are unknown long term risks with all of them, some are more calculated and tested than others. I have no worries on Pfizer or Moderna at this juncture. I have held off as long as...
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    My issue with the Chinese vaccines is due to...

    My issue with the Chinese vaccines is due to their lack of transparency, no one knows what the long term side effects are from them. There are no independent agencies policing their products. They...
  35. They are already buying up Condo's at a very high...

    They are already buying up Condo's at a very high rate.

    People exit their birth country for their own personal reasons.
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    My wife is Thai and absolutely doesn't want the...

    My wife is Thai and absolutely doesn't want the Chinese Vaccine as do most Thai people in general from the comments I have heard and read as well as what my wife reads on various Thai sites. I had an...
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    Sausages post above is also what happened to the...

    Sausages post above is also what happened to the factory where our product is made. They were supposedly all going to be vaccinated 2 weeks ago. Apparently the company secured and paid for the...
  38. I am saying they have grown to the point that...

    I am saying they have grown to the point that their population is complaining like Americans did and still do. Funny to read Chinese people sick of work and wanting out. It will only get worse for...
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    I agree 100%. China will never be...

    I agree 100%. China will never be transparent...ever. This behavior goes back long before Covid. Any data that comes from any of those companies is likely heavily tainted to always show everything...
  40. All that happened in the US starting about 15...

    All that happened in the US starting about 15 years ago. Same story, Same complaints, same reaction.

    I remember my SZ travel days back in 1998 or so. It was rice fields and a few factories. Now...
  41. Thread: Covid insurance

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    Absolutely right Cyrille. I have not had to have...

    Absolutely right Cyrille. I have not had to have insurance for extensions of stay but I will be flying back to the states and upon my return I have to have Covid insurance which I have already...
  42. Thread: Covid insurance

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    My understanding is you are required to have it.

    My understanding is you are required to have it.
  43. I have fished, canoed, swam, camped and partied...

    I have fished, canoed, swam, camped and partied on the Russian and American River. They have all suffered with the environmental changes.
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    Funny as hell, I saw that as well and thought "...

    Funny as hell, I saw that as well and thought " Come on man, shake your pud a few extra times or get stain free peeny pads" :smileylaughing:
  45. It's been awhile but I remember when I first...

    It's been awhile but I remember when I first arrived here for work it was 38 to 40 baht to USD. It was a huge upside as COL here was so much cheaper and I was under a companies umbrella.

    I am...
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    Mains everytime, pistons frequently, rod's if it...

    Mains everytime, pistons frequently, rod's if it was dropping cylinders during the pass, new supercharger belt. Also new clutch disc's every run.
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    I need an impulse buy. Have to go look.

    I need an impulse buy. Have to go look.
  48. Thread: Our future home

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    Nice place Klondyke. I agree it looks a bit...

    Nice place Klondyke. I agree it looks a bit Texas Ranch style.
  49. Thread: Our future home

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    2 pics. ...

    2 pics.


    https://teakdoor.com/images/imported/2021/07/21.jpg

    Snapped this pic as we started to tear down the old house and wall and level the land
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    Gay and Refreshing. :rofl:

    Gay and Refreshing. :rofl:
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