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« on: 02/05/2009 06:35:20 »


Global warming, my a$$!  I've worn out two snow shovels in the past week. 


 

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« Reply #1 on: 02/05/2009 06:43:33 »
Lol...Sorry you are dealing with so much snow at this time of year!

2 snow shovels...Lol...lol... Glad its not me shoveling!
 

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« Reply #2 on: 02/05/2009 06:52:47 »
What? I am showing my ignorance here but how can you wear out two shovels?
 

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« Reply #3 on: 02/05/2009 13:28:02 »
What? I am showing my ignorance here but how can you wear out two shovels?

How do you wear out a broom? http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jSmSTpRUeLs
 

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« Reply #4 on: 02/05/2009 16:23:38 »
What? I am showing my ignorance here but how can you wear out two shovels?

Deep heavy spring snow, the cheap shovels I buy don't hold up well.  Sunshine today- maybe even 60F.  More rain/snow next week. 

My poor fruit trees can't figure whether to bloom or hibernate.
 

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« Reply #5 on: 03/05/2009 00:29:50 »
Miser - spend money on a snow blower. it isn't as if you won't get your money's worth out of it.
 

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« Reply #6 on: 03/05/2009 04:43:49 »
...if only I could figure a way to convert my old lawnmower...

I prefer cheapskate to miser.
 

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« Reply #7 on: 03/05/2009 05:32:31 »
I wish we could get snow here.
 

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« Reply #8 on: 07/05/2009 22:21:43 »
I wish we could get snow here.
I live in Ohio and we get plenty every year. If I could, I send you every bit of it.............Ethos
 

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« Reply #9 on: 07/05/2009 23:59:45 »
Isn't it proven that global warming will and is cooling the earth?
Here in Australia we are experiencing snow and cold weather we wouldn't expect to have for another 2-3 months.
Should we just rename it "Global Meltdown" ?
Better stock up on those snow shovels.
 

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« Reply #10 on: 15/05/2009 04:21:25 »
Isn't it proven that global warming will and is cooling the earth?
Here in Australia we are experiencing snow and cold weather we wouldn't expect to have for another 2-3 months.
Should we just rename it "Global Meltdown" ?
Better stock up on those snow shovels.

The southern and northern hemispheres tend to show an average temperature anti-correlation throughout the Holocene...when the NH warms, the SH tends to cool and vice versa.  The South Equatorial Current and the Antarctic Intermediate Water are two southern hemisphere surface/intermediate ocean currents that feed the Gulf Stream.  As the Gulf Stream increases in intensity, it draws warm southern hemisphere water and sends it to the north...hence the mismatched warming/cooling effect (oversimplified...but you get the idea).
 

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« Reply #11 on: 15/05/2009 06:39:13 »
Snow again today....AAARRRRRGGGGGG!

The sun has to come out one of these days??
 

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« Reply #12 on: 15/05/2009 09:45:29 »
Nope. We've had rain and hail for the last week!
 

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« Reply #13 on: 15/05/2009 14:18:52 »
Snow again today....AAARRRRRGGGGGG!

The sun has to come out one of these days??

Oh no I don't.....
 

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« Reply #14 on: 15/05/2009 14:28:14 »
DOH, and I thought it rained everyday in London.
 

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