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spanone Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Apr-05-10 01:15 PM
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5. i guess mexico doesn't matter-the media is distracted by shiny objects
Edited on Mon Apr-05-10 01:15 PM by spanone
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  -Turned on the news to get updates on the Baja earthquake csziggy  Apr-05-10 12:59 PM   #0 
  - I've seen updates on aftershocks. nt  Captain Hilts   Apr-05-10 01:03 PM   #1 
  - But, TIGER's taking questions!!!!!  hlthe2b   Apr-05-10 01:04 PM   #2 
  - LOL! I wish they played golf at 2 AM when I need to sleep  csziggy   Apr-05-10 01:16 PM   #7 
     - Who wrote the book:,(something like) " Golf, a good walk wasted"  hlthe2b   Apr-05-10 01:27 PM   #13 
        - Bill Cosby had a great routine about golf  csziggy   Apr-05-10 01:36 PM   #15 
        - any sport is unecessary. if you played golf, you'd love it.  spanone   Apr-05-10 01:42 PM   #17 
        - As I said, the equestrian sports I want to watch are seldom covered  csziggy   Apr-05-10 01:56 PM   #18 
        - John Feinstein: A Good Walk Spoiled. And he's a huge golf fan.  11 Bravo   Apr-05-10 03:56 PM   #20 
           - Oh, chill. I do not care if you wish to play golf. I speak to my own  hlthe2b   Apr-05-10 04:29 PM   #26 
              - Deleted message  Name removed   Apr-05-10 05:02 PM   #31 
                 - Unnecessarily abusive towards me.  hlthe2b   Apr-05-10 05:05 PM   #32 
  - The bomb threat was a hoax....  tosh   Apr-05-10 01:08 PM   #3 
  - Thanks - they make a big deal out of these things, then drop them  csziggy   Apr-05-10 01:17 PM   #9 
  - The last time we had real news reported was in 1980 on the MSM, and  Cleita   Apr-05-10 01:14 PM   #4 
  - i guess mexico doesn't matter-the media is distracted by shiny objects  spanone   Apr-05-10 01:15 PM   #5 
  - But he's just playing regular golf, not f*&^^%&^g golf. So that's why it's news.  jobycom   Apr-05-10 01:15 PM   #6 
  - Somehow I don't think Tiger Woods' infidelity deserves more news time than  csziggy   Apr-05-10 01:24 PM   #12 
     - Other people give a shit about other things than you do.  jobycom   Apr-05-10 01:40 PM   #16 
        - Let me see  nadinbrzezinski   Apr-05-10 04:10 PM   #22 
  - Here you go via translation by me from the Mexican Media  nadinbrzezinski   Apr-05-10 01:17 PM   #8 
  - Thank you - if not for your relays of info here, I'd know nothing about this earthquake  csziggy   Apr-05-10 01:19 PM   #10 
     - Well from what I can tell this is a textbook response  nadinbrzezinski   Apr-05-10 01:21 PM   #11 
        - Yeah, no scandals, not political overtones  csziggy   Apr-05-10 01:31 PM   #14 
           - Oh there will be some graft  nadinbrzezinski   Apr-05-10 03:42 PM   #19 
              - Yeah, if they could tie it into the drug cartels and murders across the border  csziggy   Apr-05-10 04:05 PM   #21 
                 - Building codes make a huge difference  nadinbrzezinski   Apr-05-10 04:13 PM   #23 
                    - Mexico's building codes, and compliance with codes, are a whole lot better than in Haiti  slackmaster   Apr-05-10 04:18 PM   #25 
                    - The news could make a story of the building codes  csziggy   Apr-05-10 04:41 PM   #27 
                       - Precisely  nadinbrzezinski   Apr-05-10 04:52 PM   #29 
                          - I guess that is like the homes that got 200 mph winds  csziggy   Apr-05-10 05:12 PM   #33 
                             - They are still at two  nadinbrzezinski   Apr-05-10 05:13 PM   #35 
  - Bunch of phone books in a cooler  slackmaster   Apr-05-10 04:15 PM   #24 
  - Good to know you are OK! Be careful of the aftershocks  csziggy   Apr-05-10 04:44 PM   #28 
     - You get used to it  nadinbrzezinski   Apr-05-10 04:56 PM   #30 
  - Oh here is more news for ya  nadinbrzezinski   Apr-05-10 05:13 PM   #34 
  - Thank you - for such a large quake, that does not sound too severe  csziggy   Apr-05-10 07:39 PM   #36 
     - You welcome but damage was so small  nadinbrzezinski   Apr-05-10 07:41 PM   #38 
  - OMG I live in Kansas City. There was a bomb here today??  proud2BlibKansan   Apr-05-10 07:39 PM   #37 
  - There was a "soft side cooler" with a note that it was a bomb at the courthouse  csziggy   Apr-05-10 08:08 PM   #39 
     - Found it. Thanks.  proud2BlibKansan   Apr-05-10 08:15 PM   #40 
  - There's much more news coming out of northern Baja California this morning  slackmaster   Apr-06-10 11:09 AM   #41 

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