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  • Weekly Gardening Thread Vol. 32, August 10, 2012

    08/10/2012 8:41:20 AM PDT · by JustaDumbBlonde · 75 replies
    Friday, August 10, 2012 | JustaDumbBlonde
    Good morning, FRiends and fellow gardeners! We finally have power again, some dog-gone big and vicious storms ran over us last night here in NE Louisiana. If anybody figures out how to get a solar system to work at night without spending $100k on batteries, please let me know!! lol Received anywhere between 2.5" and 5" of rain, depending on the field. The 2.5" we registered here at the house can't possibly be right ... the rain was blowing so sideways that I don't think half of it got in the gauge. It was sorely needed and I am...
  • Sarah Palin Could Run....And Win

    12/18/2011 10:00:30 AM PST · by fantail 1952 · 146 replies
    My semi-fertile mind | Fantail1952
    Many have truly lost interest in the Republican primary and its "candidates." None appear fully acceptable, all have major faults and excess baggage that could easily cause them to lose to an absolutely unre-electable sitting president. While polls are often flawed and many are absolutely biased, I have seen a consistent trend that any particular GOP candidate VS Obama consistently loses, given a choice between "Any Republican" and Obama, the Republican wins handily. What this means is that the majority of voters, about 75% in the GOP in fact, are totally unhappy with the choices offered. It is my considered...
  • High Hopes at Miracle-Gro in Medical Marijuana Field

    06/13/2011 6:45:03 PM PDT · by Pharmboy · 55 replies
    Wall St Journal ^ | JUNE 14, 2011 | DANA MATTIOLI
    Scotts Miracle-Gro Co. has long sold weed killer. Now, it's hoping to help people grow killer weed. In an unlikely move for the head of a major company, Scotts Chief Executive Jim Hagedorn said he is exploring targeting medical marijuana as well as other niches to help boost sales at his lawn and garden company. "I want to target the pot market," Mr. Hagedorn said in an interview. "There's no good reason we haven't." Sales at Scotts rose 5% last year to $2.9 billion. But the Marysville, Ohio, company relies on sales at three key retailers—Home Depot Inc., Lowe's Cos....
  • Live Thread: Rather Promotes Clinton Interview on Larry King

    06/18/2004 6:02:23 PM PDT · by · 18 replies · 529+ views
    Dan Rather will be on Larry King in a few minutes to gin up interest in his full-hour interview with former pres. Clinton (7:00 sunday, cbs) "Veteran newsman Dan Rather discusses the beheading of an American hostage, and his interview with former President Bill Clinton. Tune in at 9 p.m. ET. "