Hundreds of birds die in western Ky.

Jan 5, 2011 | Posted by: roboblogger | Full story: The Cincinnati Enquirer

MURRAY, Ky. - State wildlife officials say "several hundred" dead birds were found near the Murray State University campus last week.

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Seen this story and had to read it. AW, I am sure you take any guns to town with dog do you? haha

Florida man shot by his dog, police say
http://usnews.nbcnews.com/_news/2013/02/26/17...

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Abeliever wrote:
Seen this story and had to read it. AW, I am sure you take any guns to town with dog do you? haha
Florida man shot by his dog, police say
http://usnews.nbcnews.com/_news/2013/02/26/17...
Oh my word! I really hate to "LOL" at that story, but I can't help it! ROFLMBO!! The way they worded it was priceless!!
"Lanier wasn't seriously injured, said Sebring Police Cmdr. Steve Carr, who actually said police didn't arrest the dog because the investigation was pending, the Tribune reported".

And the other lady that was "shot by her friends stove"? JUST KICK ME NOW!! Hehehehe! The worse I've ever done as far as an oven incident was melting the handles on a pot that I'd forgotten was stored in there when I turned it on to preheat. Man oh man...

Bwwaaaahahahahahaha!

(Boy, is it ever good to feel halfway back to normal again! My appetite came back yesterday and now I'm laughing again too?? Everyone's prayers are surely working! Thanks from the bottom of my heart, guys! Literally, from the bottom of my 'ticker', thank you)!!

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My internet has been coming and going since early this morning and I do not have any phone service at all. I have DSL through Windstream. Wonder if the dog messed on the line this morning? LOL
I had some pretty strong winds over this way yesterday afternoon and evening, AW. Could you have a loose wire over your way maybe? It really was whipping things around outside on my property. And if I'm not mistaken, you're a bit northeast of me, right? It was all heading east from what the radar was showing. Hope it gets fixed, whatever is causing it!

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Just watching the birds again. Sounds like we will get some snow today. Hope the birds are ready.
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Abeliever wrote:
Seen this story and had to read it. AW, I am sure you take any guns to town with dog do you? haha
Florida man shot by his dog, police say
http://usnews.nbcnews.com/_news/2013/02/26/17...
hahaha! what he gets for not being a responsible gun owner. i have those kind of gun toting distant relatives that no one claims that habitually shoot them selves in their own foot every once in a while.
really burns me up the stupid few have to make a spectacle of themselves at a time when responsible gun owners really need to make an good examples of them selves. i like the whole no charges have been filed against the dog but i hope the idiot who didnt even know what kind of gun he had on him gets a nice big fine and some community service. people are ridiculous. same thing with pit bull owners, the ridiculous few have to go and ruin it all for the responsible majority......same for shop lifting, tax evaders, and litterbugs.:) end soap box.
i forgot to look for the holes on my way in this morning but i did come that way on the way back this afternoon.... but i didnt see them.... i dont know if i knew where i was looking..... maybe if i could get blueminer to give me some more details. i was pretty sure she said west but was traveling south bound which would be east if her west where to her left or did she mean west as in california, cause that would be right while going south bound, which would make it the opposite if i were coming back home north bound. idk before or after the "hell is real" sign... which i think says something different now....... before of after the s curves of death..... cornfused.
hope every one else having a good night.
a.w. your get best best gas mileage in the country right now ...lol
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I had some pretty strong winds over this way yesterday afternoon and evening, AW. Could you have a loose wire over your way maybe? It really was whipping things around outside on my property. And if I'm not mistaken, you're a bit northeast of me, right? It was all heading east from what the radar was showing. Hope it gets fixed, whatever is causing it!
i once paid wind stream like seventy dollars for a service call to my house because my Internet was going in and out..... they came out while hubby and i were both gone and did work on the lines and when we came back that evening we realized, that their way of fixing things was to tie a black hefty bag around a box on the pole and duct tape it real good, which did not fix the problem. i have Comcast now. their service is not very reliable either, but hen you ask whats wrong they just say "we dont know".... comforting honesty :)
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munchkins will no longer tolerate waiting patiantly for their snack. have a good afternoon

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Well, my bird didn't fall, but it went missing.
(One of them did anyway). I heard another ruckus out there this afternoon. A lot of sudden cackling, clucking, squawking, wings flapping and screeching. So I grabbed my 20 gage, slipped on my steal toed rubber boots, and ran out the back door.

After an exhaustive search around the fenced property where they hang out every day, one featherhead was gone. Not a trace of her to be found. I was looking for my favorite hen in the flock. She's the one that was M.I.A.

I went back in the house and slipped my .38 into the pocket of my jacket to take along with the 20 gage, and then headed out into the woods.

By this time, I'm beat down like an old rug....

I walked almost everywhere back in there that I could get to without breaking my neck falling down in the mud and wet leaves. The only thing I could imagine was that a hawk or eagle had gotten her and flown over toward the river, because I found no trace of her whatsoever.

Eventually I just got pissed off, stopped looking, and shot my .38 and the 20 gage off for about half an hour. Heck, I was out there anyway, right? And I was mad, really mad. I figured that something airborne had to have carried her away and I'd never see her again. So I trudge home all dejected.

But what do I see when I get back? That Houdini of a featherhead, strutting her stuff like she'd never been gone. There she is standing on the back porch in all of her glory... I put the guns down and stood there just staring at her for a minute in disbelief..
Until I looked over by the shed..

She's apparently scratched just enough of a space underneath of the lattice work that she's the only one who fits under it so far. So she's found her way to a private egg laying/hiding place.. I see just under a dozen eggs back in there. So she's been doing this for a while now and I wasn't aware of it. She's always roosting right with the rest of the flock at night and she comes out of the coop every morning for breakfast. Whatever they all do during the daylight hours is just their "chicken stuff"....

Where she's been spending her days and what she put me through today would make for an excellent David Allen Coe song.... That shameless, feathered hussy.

Oh yeah: I just fixed that lattice work too. She'll not be getting under there again.

Just had a hot shower, put on clean P.Jammies, I'm brewing a nice cup of coffee, and then I'll spend time cleaning and reloading the .38 and 20 gage for 'the next time'.

Man, what a day. So much for planned chores, huh? And I tore a hole in the britches of my fave P.Jammies on a thorn bush while I was out in the woods looking for her too..

Darned featherhead..

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betty wrote:
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i once paid wind stream like seventy dollars for a service call to my house because my Internet was going in and out..... they came out while hubby and i were both gone and did work on the lines and when we came back that evening we realized, that their way of fixing things was to tie a black hefty bag around a box on the pole and duct tape it real good, which did not fix the problem. i have Comcast now. their service is not very reliable either, but hen you ask whats wrong they just say "we dont know".... comforting honesty :)
Betty, Wind Stream and I have been battling back and forth for almost 4 years over a bill that I DON'T OWE THEM. I had phone service with them for ONLY two weeks, and had canceled the order for internet and cable that after I went with a bundled package from another provider because Wind Stream told me they couldn't make it out here for another two weeks to install the cable and internet service...
(The other provider that gave me a better deal, made it out here the same day I called them)...

BUT GET THIS: Six month later, I get a bill in the mail for well over $600.00!! They say I owe them for 6 months of cable and internet! I never even HAD cable and internet with then! ROFLMBO!! I can PROVE that I never had it installed and they have NO signature of proof that an installer was ever at my house! I have proof in writing that I had another provider at that time for the services! So Wind Stream is about to get a court summons.... Fact.

Maybe I should take them a plastic garbage bag? HEHE!!

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Well, some snow flurries, but nothing serious...the birds seem to be happy about that.

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Nothing here yet, Roaming. Just some drizzle. But gosh is it getting cold!!
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RAPIDFIRE wrote:
<quoted text> but what about an extremist leader that would invite armagadden ?
who is the only country to have ever dropped a nuclear bomb on another country?...the United States
what country has the most nuclear weapons in the Middle East?...Israel
what country dictates the foreign policy of the United States?...Israel

so which country do you think is likely to initiate nuclear armageddon? Ever heard of the 'Samson Option'? Guess which country has threatened the entire world with this option? Now you know who the real extremists are.
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Hi Imposter. I feel the same way you do, I think lala and AW miss him too. He was a hoot.
I hope you are doing well and not missing the little one too much. They really grow on you. Like you and Una..lol
Have a wonderful Wednesday!!! Hurry back.
I'm fine sweets, and I hope you're doing well. I do get to watch the little monster every now and again, but you're right, I do miss him and worry about him, cant help it.

You guy's take care of yourselves.
I wont be posting much for a while, took a part time job to help fight boredom and build up my retirement fund.
The old change jar is nearly empty.
So long for now.

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Best of luck on the new part time job, Imposter! I mean that.

I'm also sorry about your loss of Mr. Farter. I know you two enjoyed talking on here. I know you can't stand me, and I'm fine with that, but I really AM sorry you lost your online friend. Many miss him and are sad about his passing. Believe it or not, I didn't do jumping jacks over the terrible news either.
(Just trying to be nice in your time of loss)...

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Imposter wrote:
<quoted text>I'm fine sweets, and I hope you're doing well. I do get to watch the little monster every now and again, but you're right, I do miss him and worry about him, cant help it.
You guy's take care of yourselves.
I wont be posting much for a while, took a part time job to help fight boredom and build up my retirement fund.
The old change jar is nearly empty.
So long for now.
Hi Imposter, so glad you get to have some time with him. I hope you enjoy your job. I am doing the same thing. Retirement isn't all it's cracked up to be, especially if you only have one rocking chair on the porch. hahaha

You take care of yourself as well and please drop in from time to time and let know how you and the little guy are doing. Best of luck in filling that change jar up again. Mine is an empty water cooler jug. Holds alot.

Have a good time at whatever you are doing. We will miss you. You know with Una gone and you bailing on us, Ancient Wolf is the rooster in the hen house here. haha Jk.:)
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Betty, "Nope", your stories were killing me. Much laughter. Thanks. I am glad you enjoyed that silly video. People, sometimes their animals are smarter than they are. lol

btw, betty, blue is a man, drives trucks for a living, use to fight with Una like we did but buried the hatchet as he did with us.

true, I loved your little poem about "my people".

AW, you still in Lexington? haha

Tonight is UK vs Miss St @ 8, Rupp Arena, so I will be intensely involved in the ball game with my son/girlfriend, my neice and nephew here. Must prepare snacks. Veggie tray, dip, chips! GO UK!:)

We had a few flurries earlier, just cold now. Might get a dusting tonight though. Nothing drastic. Hopefully, it will hit the Ohio River and send it on up to Indiana and Ohio. haha
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This thing is creepy. I would freak out if I reeled that thing in while fishing. Check it out. Vampire fish. lol

Monster Sea Creature in New Jersey

Published on Feb 26, 2013

MYFOXNY.COM - Photos of a massive sea creature that may be a sea lamprey have gone viral online. A man identified as Doug Cutler apparently shot the beast with his bow and arrow and fished it out of a body of water in New Jersey, according to postings on Reddit and Facebook. Wildlife experts have said the animal resembles a sea lamprey. They are found in freshwater lakes in New York, such as the Finger Lakes, and New Jersey, but are considered pests in the Great Lakes.

The lamprey is parasitic; it uses a suction mouth to attach to a host fish and then feeds on the host's fluids, according to the New York Department of Environmental Conservation.

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Nothing here yet, Roaming. Just some drizzle. But gosh is it getting cold!!
Yes indeed the snow didn't last, and what fell was gone soon. I heard about Friday having more snow. I thought that durn ground hog said "early Spring". Fibbing little rodent.
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Awww, my little thread hopping hater slamming the icons on me. hahaha I guess they can't stand cordial conversations and topix friendships. They stomp in and out the hate sites. It shows.

Anyway, I am off to prepare for Game Night but thought I would leave a couple things for my topix friends. I will be back later after the game. So enjoy today's edition of Godvine. You can't help but smile.

Best Compilation Video of Babies Laughing at Dogs

Babies do the most darling things! Lighten your spirit and improve your day by watching these precious children laugh at the silly things dogs do... their laughter is so contagious!

http://www.godvine.com/Best-Compilation-Video...

Enjoy!! GO UK!!!

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