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theold33: @grove600: Usually only the male cricket chirps.
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grove600: There are crickets in this place. I thought they had abandoned it too.
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theold33: If some of them damn yankess had known how things were going to turn out they would have fought with the rebels. Oh, I wish I was in the land of cotton, old times there are not forgotten. Look away,...
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jtsim: An old vet from Ohio was asked to describe what the rebel yell sounded like. He said it was the most chilling sound he had ever heard. And any man that ever heard it and was not scared to death was a...
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@ Is Global Warming Over? 2 weeks 3 days ago

grove600: While it's not icy, it's a lot cooler than tap water. Maybe someone will post something - next week. I can wait.
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