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BLS2753

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  1. BLS2753
    02-24-2009 11:09 PM - permalink
    BLS2753
    Everything's pretty much back to normal. Still alot of limbs lying around. Ft. Massac's still closed because of all the trees that are down.

    6 days without power for me. Everything in Metropolis and Paducah was shutdown. People were driving to Marion for necessities. 10 miles north of Metropolis, just an average snowfall, no ice.

    2 years in a row for this. Last year only without power a couple of days, and I thought that was bad. Hope this isn't some permanent climate change that makes this an annual event. Not much fun.
  2. Swampmonster
    02-24-2009 06:22 AM - permalink
    Swampmonster
    Still looking like a war zone down in your neck of the woods or are you guys about to get all of the limbs and brush up yet???? I went through there a week or two ago and could tell you guys got smacked around a lot harder than we did 30 miles north of you.

About Me

  • About BLS2753
    Biography
    Born in 1953, Retired US Navy Chief Air Traffic Controller
    Location
    Metropolis IL
    ZIP Code
    62960
    Previous locations
    Paducah KY, Wichita KS, Chicago, Dallas, Jacksonville FL, Orlando, St.Louis
    Interests
    St.Louis Cardinals, Blues hockey, Jazz and Traditional Pop music, Aviation, Film Noir, History
    Occupation
    Retired
    Education
    Bachelor of Business Administration
    Sex
    Male
    Marital/Relationship status
    Divorced
    Favorite Music
    Sinatra, Jobim, Bacharach, Mancini, Porter, Kern, Early Miles Davis, Stan Getz
    Favorite Books
    Too many to list
    Favorite Movies
    Most Woody Allen films, Film Noir from the 40's and 50's
    Favorite TV Shows
    Nothing produced after 1970. Original Star Trek, The Fugitive, Twilight Zone,
    Birthplace
    Paducah KY
    Heritage
    Swedish, German, Irish
    Ethnicity
    Caucasian
    Children
    One Daughter, born 1983
    Sexual orientation
    Straight
    Religion/Worldview
    Baptized Roman Catholic, I view Christianity as a guideline, not a lifestyle.
    Pets
    I befriend and feed the occasional stray cat.

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