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Little problems

Posted 04-07-2021 at 03:42 PM by Igor Blevin

Because Knoxville doesn't have a branch of either of my banks, I got Postal Money Orders payable to International Van Lines for final payment in Knoxville. The Post Office won't take a credit card for a PMO. Cash, Travelers Checks, or debit card only.

I don't like using a debit card that way, so I would have to pay cash. I didn't know they take Travelers Checks. Who even uses them anymore? If I got a PMO in Knoxville, I would have to drive to Nashville or North Carolina to withdraw...
I be leavin'.
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Number and cost of Packing Supplies - boxes, paper, tape & bubble wrap

Posted 04-07-2021 at 03:10 PM by Igor Blevin

Here is what I used to pack a 2-bedroom apt, 1100 Sq Ft using a bedroom as an office with desk and computer desk.

Total Count

16 ea -- Large boxes, 18x18x24
48 ea, Medium boxes, 18x18x18
45 ea -- Small boxes, 12x12x16
4 ea -- Shorty wardrobes
1 ea -- Large electronic box, 24x24x28
3 ea -- Large mirror and picture box
3 ea -- Lamp box, 12x12x40
2 ea -- File box, letter size

11 ea -- Packing paper, 24x36,...
I be leavin'.
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Oooff! Aarrggghh! Pffftttt. Uggg.

Posted 04-06-2021 at 04:09 PM by Igor Blevin
Updated 04-07-2021 at 02:07 AM by Igor Blevin

So, I am getting down to the last couple of days packing, maybe 3 at most. I run out of packing paper. Off to Lowe’s Home Improvement store. Nope, they are ALL OUT of packing paper. OK, off to Home Depot. They have smaller packing paper but it will do, so I buy 2 packs of 200 sheets.

A couple of hours packing, and the packaging tape has run out. So off to Lowe’s to buy a 2-pack of tape. Go home, box items, happy as a clam.

Later that night…

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I be leavin'.
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Posts that may not make it

Posted 04-06-2021 at 02:55 PM by jbgusa
Updated 12-18-2021 at 09:21 AM by jbgusa

12-18-2021

The New York Times front page headlines from today are:
  1. Rising From the Atlantic, Climate Alarm (link);
  2. Despair Sets In as Cases Bury Hospital Staffs (link); and
  3. Surging Demand For Virus Tests Swamps System (link)
Below is a screenshot of today's New York Times (December 18, 2021). The headlines one reads jolt one out of their sleep with the three scary front-page headlines, linked above. If you want the articles themselves and are paywalled, DM me your...
Contrarian and Free Thinker
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Commissioned For Glory

Posted 04-05-2021 at 11:44 PM by Albert Finch (How Do I Advance My Spiritual Life?)

Zechariah 9:12,14 - "Return to the stronghold, you prisoners of hope even today I declare that I will restore double to you......The Lord will be seen over them, and His arrow will go forth like lightning."

Many believers – especially young people, ask about commissioning -- they want to know who should commission them, when they should be commissioned, and, spiritually speaking, are they already commissioned?
The truth is, it's God that actually commissions His...
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