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Started by John Larkin February 26, 2015
On Sun, 1 Mar 2015 03:53:59 -0800 (PST), "nuny@bid.nes"
<Alien8752@gmail.com> wrote:

>On Saturday, February 28, 2015 at 12:09:08 PM UTC-8, bloggs.fred...@gmail.com wrote: > >(cross-sniping elided) > >> Well that's just it: anything at all out of the unbelievably monotonous >> ordinary and everyone goes crazy... > > S'funny. When it rains in PHX AZ (three, four times a year) everybody forgets how to drive (including snowbirds if they've been there more than a week). Here in the Great Northwet everyone forgets how to drive when it doesn't rain (also three,four times a year). > > > Mark L. Fergerson
One problem with intermittent rain is that all the oil and crud on the streets lubricates driving when it first starts to rain. That, along with driver skills, gets better after a few days. -- John Larkin Highland Technology, Inc picosecond timing laser drivers and controllers jlarkin att highlandtechnology dott com http://www.highlandtechnology.com
On Sunday, March 1, 2015 at 9:06:29 AM UTC-8, John Larkin wrote:
> On Sun, 1 Mar 2015 03:53:59 -0800 (PST), "nuny@bid.nes" > <Alien8752@gmail.com> wrote: > > >On Saturday, February 28, 2015 at 12:09:08 PM UTC-8, bloggs.fred...@gmail.com wrote: > > > >(cross-sniping elided) > > > >> Well that's just it: anything at all out of the unbelievably monotonous > >> ordinary and everyone goes crazy... > > > > S'funny. When it rains in PHX AZ (three, four times a year) everybody > forgets how to drive (including snowbirds if they've been there more than a > week). Here in the Great Northwet everyone forgets how to drive when it > doesn't rain (also three,four times a year). > > One problem with intermittent rain is that all the oil and crud on the > streets lubricates driving when it first starts to rain. That, along > with driver skills, gets better after a few days.
I know about that but it's no excuse for native Phoenicians who all know about it too, nor relevant to the natives up here. Mark L. Fergerson
On Sun, 1 Mar 2015 13:10:55 -0800 (PST), "nuny@bid.nes"
<Alien8752@gmail.com> wrote:

>On Sunday, March 1, 2015 at 9:06:29 AM UTC-8, John Larkin wrote: >> On Sun, 1 Mar 2015 03:53:59 -0800 (PST), "nuny@bid.nes" >> <Alien8752@gmail.com> wrote: >> >> >On Saturday, February 28, 2015 at 12:09:08 PM UTC-8, bloggs.fred...@gmail.com wrote: >> > >> >(cross-sniping elided) >> > >> >> Well that's just it: anything at all out of the unbelievably monotonous >> >> ordinary and everyone goes crazy... >> > >> > S'funny. When it rains in PHX AZ (three, four times a year) everybody >> forgets how to drive (including snowbirds if they've been there more than a >> week). Here in the Great Northwet everyone forgets how to drive when it >> doesn't rain (also three,four times a year). >> >> One problem with intermittent rain is that all the oil and crud on the >> streets lubricates driving when it first starts to rain. That, along >> with driver skills, gets better after a few days. > > I know about that but it's no excuse for native Phoenicians who all know about it too, nor relevant to the natives up here. > >
All sorts of people drive, including a lot of people who have no clue about mechanics, acceleration, friction, combustion, or anything like that. -- John Larkin Highland Technology, Inc picosecond timing laser drivers and controllers jlarkin att highlandtechnology dott com http://www.highlandtechnology.com