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    Baluchitherium Mikey Metalhead's Avatar
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    Default damn mother nature

    no ac
    no cable tv/internet
    no phone
    no garage door openers
    no house alarm
    no pool pump

    stupid lightning

    I SURVIVED TEXAS LINKERS WEEKEND I, II, III, IV and VI and VII.barely made it to VIII time to slow down
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    WOW, Mike...that SUCKS...BTW...if you have no 'lectricity, how you postin'?!
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    "20 minutes (late to work)? Shit. Last year I woke up three weeks too late.
    My advice is to go for the alien abduction story. Look bemused, dishevelled and on the verge of tears as you recount your story of intrusive and degrading medical tests.
    Worked for me anyway. I still have colleagues asking me what it is like to fuck a green womanoid with seventeen breasts.
    Alternatively just walk in and inform everyone that alcoholism is indeed a disease and that they should be less judgemental and perhaps a little more supportive."
    - graeme on the addiction to this place.

    "something tells me that after the nuclear holocaust, there'll be twinkies, cockroaches, and a dave vs. sammy argument going on somewhere".
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    "in my best "saw" scary movie voice: "oh, yes, there will be beagles."
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    and you probably didn't get the much needed rain to go with it.

    I feel your pain. We had no power in South Florida for 3 weeks after Wilma (which accounts in part for the move to TX.. no hurricanes)
    Don't drink the Jim Jones punch. They're called theToxic Twins for a reason...

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    We're so reliant on electricity for everything now. Even gotta have the a/c. Didn't grow up with half that crap but now it's a must-have.

    Sorry to see that lightning struck the roof, that's scary. I hate summer lightning storms. Never know when the power's gonna go out. I always say I'm gonna be prepared next time but next time never seems to get here for some reason.
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    Quote Originally Posted by sixstring
    WOW, Mike...that SUCKS...BTW...if you have no 'lectricity, how you postin'?!

    I do have electricity, just no internet or anything else I listed. it all blew individually.

    I am posting from work sshhhhhhh.

    yes, we did get a bunch of rain, of course, now that I have a HOLE in my roof.
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    I musta had a broken middle finger for V
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    Quote Originally Posted by Mikey Metalhead
    I do have electricity, just no internet or anything else I listed. it all blew individually.

    I am posting from work sshhhhhhh.

    yes, we did get a bunch of rain, of course, now that I have a HOLE in my roof.
    Ahhhh...mum's the werd, bro...
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    "20 minutes (late to work)? Shit. Last year I woke up three weeks too late.
    My advice is to go for the alien abduction story. Look bemused, dishevelled and on the verge of tears as you recount your story of intrusive and degrading medical tests.
    Worked for me anyway. I still have colleagues asking me what it is like to fuck a green womanoid with seventeen breasts.
    Alternatively just walk in and inform everyone that alcoholism is indeed a disease and that they should be less judgemental and perhaps a little more supportive."
    - graeme on the addiction to this place.

    "something tells me that after the nuclear holocaust, there'll be twinkies, cockroaches, and a dave vs. sammy argument going on somewhere".
    - han valen, 6.11.04

    "in my best "saw" scary movie voice: "oh, yes, there will be beagles."
    - hatchetforce, 6.7.06

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    No tv
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    make homer go something-something

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    DONT MIND IF I DO!!!
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    i do have fridge... therefor beer thank god.

    no tv and no internet... I will go crazy... and of course the project at work I ahve been working on for over a year goes live next Monday and my internet goes out. I have full access from home normally.
    I SURVIVED TEXAS LINKERS WEEKEND I, II, III, IV and VI and VII.barely made it to VIII time to slow down
    I musta had a broken middle finger for V
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    Quote Originally Posted by Mikey Metalhead
    i do have fridge... therefor beer thank god.

    no tv and no internet... I will go crazy... and of course the project at work I ahve been working on for over a year goes live next Monday and my internet goes out. I have full access from home normally.


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    "20 minutes (late to work)? Shit. Last year I woke up three weeks too late.
    My advice is to go for the alien abduction story. Look bemused, dishevelled and on the verge of tears as you recount your story of intrusive and degrading medical tests.
    Worked for me anyway. I still have colleagues asking me what it is like to fuck a green womanoid with seventeen breasts.
    Alternatively just walk in and inform everyone that alcoholism is indeed a disease and that they should be less judgemental and perhaps a little more supportive."
    - graeme on the addiction to this place.

    "something tells me that after the nuclear holocaust, there'll be twinkies, cockroaches, and a dave vs. sammy argument going on somewhere".
    - han valen, 6.11.04

    "in my best "saw" scary movie voice: "oh, yes, there will be beagles."
    - hatchetforce, 6.7.06

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    Attention all Texas Linkers! We have a situation at Mansion de le Metalhead. Bring all the beer and Cabo you can and we will SIT (notice I say nothing about working) and help Mikey through this trying time so he does not have to go through it alone. What are friends for, right???



    Seriously, Mikey, hope everything is up and running real quick. If you do need anything let me know.

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    Time to switch to an alternate energy source - wind, solar, batteries, personal dam, etc!
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    Wow, that sucks.

    Same thing happened to me several years ago and I lost my surround sound receiver, my sub, DVD player, TV, microwave, my 5150 amp, and a phone/answering machine. The one thing it didn't get was my computer. It survived unscathed. I hope everything works out for you.
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    so far

    cable tv - $2 splitter (internet did not come back, going to try new modem tonight)

    AC - "I need to bring lots of part back with me"


    pool - I hard wired pump, part will probably be $40, good thing I have a degree in eet even though I never applied it to my carreer.

    phone - I may just leave off

    alarm - I may just leave off

    roof - first company i called cant come for two weekes, so I am going to make some more calls.
    I SURVIVED TEXAS LINKERS WEEKEND I, II, III, IV and VI and VII.barely made it to VIII time to slow down
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    Did you have insurance Mikey? It saved my ass when my house got hit.
    "Viking - last to sleep, first to rise, last to leave, that's how the Nords of old rocked the house." ~ timmac in the 'Texas Linkers' thread talking about yours truly. :-)

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mikey Metalhead
    i do have fridge... therefor beer thank god.

    . . . . .
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