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Posted on 05/10/2014 11:31:59 PM PDT by keat

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Saw something weird in the crook of one of my little pineapple guava trees from across the pool tonight. Zoomed in and caught this.

Creepy or what?

1 posted on 05/10/2014 11:31:59 PM PDT by keat
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To: keat

*yikes*

2 posted on 05/10/2014 11:40:02 PM PDT by Liberty Valance (Keep a simple manner for a happy life :o)
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To: keat

I think you are safe until he uproots himself and starts racing toward you, trying to crush you with his arms/branches. Of course, that could happen any second now.


3 posted on 05/10/2014 11:41:55 PM PDT by TChad (The Obamacare motto: Dulce et decorum est pro patria mori.)
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To: keat

looks like nutty nan


4 posted on 05/10/2014 11:42:50 PM PDT by kingattax (America needs more real Americans.)
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To: keat

Dingy Harry after the next elections.


5 posted on 05/10/2014 11:46:21 PM PDT by M1911A1
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To: keat
FLEE THAT WAY!

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6 posted on 05/10/2014 11:57:28 PM PDT by ansel12 ((Ted Cruz and Mike Lee-both of whom sit on the Senate Judiciary Comm as Ginsberg's importance fades)
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To: keat
When I look up into my ash tree there are often times eyeballs looking back at me.


7 posted on 05/11/2014 12:18:00 AM PDT by South40 (Liberalism is a Disease)
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To: South40
ME LIKE

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8 posted on 05/11/2014 12:20:22 AM PDT by ansel12 ((Ted Cruz and Mike Lee-both of whom sit on the Senate Judiciary Comm as Ginsberg's importance fades)
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9 posted on 05/11/2014 12:21:17 AM PDT by South40 (Liberalism is a Disease)
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To: South40
He Makes Me Sad

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10 posted on 05/11/2014 12:24:22 AM PDT by ansel12 ((Ted Cruz and Mike Lee-both of whom sit on the Senate Judiciary Comm as Ginsberg's importance fades)
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11 posted on 05/11/2014 12:37:34 AM PDT by Liberty Valance (Keep a simple manner for a happy life :o)
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To: Liberty Valance

Don’t blame me, as much as we were drinking, you were the one that insisted on driving.


12 posted on 05/11/2014 1:01:30 AM PDT by ansel12 ((Ted Cruz and Mike Lee-both of whom sit on the Senate Judiciary Comm as Ginsberg's importance fades)
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To: Liberty Valance

Gravity works differently in Australia.


13 posted on 05/11/2014 1:20:59 AM PDT by TChad (The Obamacare motto: Dulce et decorum est pro patria mori.)
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To: keat; shibumi; Salamander

You have an ent in your backyard. He is horrified because he thinks you are an orc. Watch out for little guys with hairy feet.


14 posted on 05/11/2014 1:22:20 AM PDT by Slings and Arrows (Richard Warman censors free speech.)
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To: keat

15 posted on 05/11/2014 1:22:42 AM PDT by martin_fierro (< |:)~)
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To: keat

Oh, LOOK! A baby Mothra!


16 posted on 05/11/2014 2:00:38 AM PDT by ApplegateRanch (Love me, love my guns!©)
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To: keat

This is not my fault.


17 posted on 05/11/2014 2:33:15 AM PDT by Darksheare (Try my coffee, first one's free..... Even robots will kill for it!)
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To: All

How about some tree side-boob.


18 posted on 05/11/2014 3:36:52 AM PDT by TangoLimaSierra (To win the country back, we need to be as mean as the libs say we are.)
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To: keat
The Doiley Rags burst onto the U.K. music scene with all the subtlety of a crashing comet. Absolutely Sunshine was an exciting if unoriginal debut, as the band’s cocksure, swaggering approach provided a breath of fresh air compared to the “woe is me” sentiments of most Generation X’ers. Guitarist Bill Rodgers pens superior melodies, and the band boasts a big, driving rock sound that’s led by their multi-layered guitar attack.

Sure, the Rodgers brothers’ (Fred sings) loutish behavior and the band’s liberal borrowings from their past heroes (particularly The Beatles) will likely grow tiresome over time, but this album is one of the best examples of the revitalized power pop genre thus far in the ‘90s. After all, The Doiley Rags bring a real power behind their glorious pop, and the album’s best songs deliver optimistic, hedonistic lyrics that detail their visions of grandeur.

Even the album’s “filler” songs rock hard on contagious mid-tempo grooves, and Fred brings everything across with an appropriately British sneer that has been unfavorably compared to John Lydon (a.k.a. Johnny Rotten). This is laughable as Fred possesses a far superior voice and is one of The Doiley Rags’ greatest strengths, though his over the top accent (i.e. sunshine = sun sheee yine) might be off putting to some.

The songs range from decent (“Afterburner,” “Shake It On Down,” “Doiley’s Diner”) to very good (“Down In The Hole,” “Victor,” “Cigarettes and Marmalade”) to flat-out fantastic. Simply put, “Riding In Her Car,” “Golden Tonic,” “Forever Suede,” and “Uncle Harry's Slide” are four of my favorite songs of all time, and alone ensure an essential album rating.

“Riding In Her Car” begins the album with a thrilling opening riff, and when the band kicks in it’s a perfect way to begin Friday (or Saturday) night. Plus, when Fred sings “tonight, I’m riding in her car” he sure sounds like he is and you can picture him with a 40-oz in his lap. “Golden Tonic” is simply a gloriously perfect power pop song, while “Afterburner” is arguably the band’s ultimate rock n’ roll manifesto as Fred delivers a cocky vocal for the ages.

Finally, the comparatively overlooked “Uncle Harry's Slide” actually sees Fred singing tenderly, and I've sung along to the song's grandly epic chorus literally hundreds of times. The amusing “Ain't Having no Children” then closes out the album on an anti-climactic note, though it does foreshadow the more subdued and reflective songs that would highlight their next album, Evening Star.

19 posted on 05/11/2014 4:51:34 AM PDT by SamAdams76
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http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-chat/3154634/posts?page=7#7


20 posted on 05/11/2014 5:38:59 AM PDT by Tennessee Nana
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To: Liberty Valance

Nesting Falcon....


21 posted on 05/11/2014 5:46:04 AM PDT by ErnBatavia (The 0baMao Experiment: Abject Failure)
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To: TChad; keat
Don't worry. All you have to do to pacify him is plant 12 pine cones about three feet away. Or just let him chase you into a slow monster mob and let them fight it out.
22 posted on 05/11/2014 5:53:14 AM PDT by Harmless Teddy Bear (Proud Infidel, Gun Nut, Religious Fanatic and Freedom Fiend)
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To: Liberty Valance
"Reporting for duty..."


23 posted on 05/11/2014 7:10:47 AM PDT by a fool in paradise (The new witchhunt: "Do you NOW, . . . or have you EVER , . . supported traditional marriage?")
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To: Liberty Valance

A fixer-upper with great possibilities.


24 posted on 05/11/2014 7:17:56 AM PDT by dljordan (WhoVoltaire: "To find out who rules over you, simply find out who you are not allowed to criticize.")
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To: TChad

David Drake did that scenario in ‘Redliners’. Great book.


25 posted on 05/11/2014 7:19:21 AM PDT by dljordan (WhoVoltaire: "To find out who rules over you, simply find out who you are not allowed to criticize.")
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To: Liberty Valance

Hey, I think that’s the car I rode to Daytona Beach in back in 66’.


26 posted on 05/11/2014 7:20:33 AM PDT by dljordan (WhoVoltaire: "To find out who rules over you, simply find out who you are not allowed to criticize.")
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To: keat

I am seeing a pretty ugly tree. What are you seeing?


27 posted on 05/11/2014 7:21:37 AM PDT by Ditter
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To: Ditter

LOL, that’s kinda what I thought.


28 posted on 05/11/2014 7:24:40 AM PDT by Lurkina.n.Learnin
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