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Just a Reminder of the Greatly Missed Nomad, DavidE


43% of all statistics are worthless.

7/5th of all people do not understand fractions.

99% of lawyers are giving the rest a bad name.

A bachelor�s life is no life for a single man.

A bad plan is better than no plan.

A child of five would understand this. Send someone to fetch a child of five. � Groucho Marx

A city is a large community where people are lonesome together.

A computer once beat me at chess, but it was no match for me at kick boxing. � Emo Philips

A conclusion is simply the place where you got tired of thinking.

A day for firm decisions! Or is it?

A day without sun shine is like, you know, night.

A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman�s birthday but never remembers her age. � Robert Frost

A drunk mans� words are a sober mans� thoughts.

A free society is one where it is safe to be unpopular.

A generation which ignores history has no past � and no future. � Robert A. Heinlein

A gentleman is a man who can play the accordion but doesn�t.

A gentleman is a patient wolf.A good pun is its own reword.

A lie gets halfway around the world before the truth has a chance to get its pants on. � Winston Churchill

A little bit of powder, a little bit of paint, makes a girl�s complexion seem what it ain�t.

A little inaccuracy sometimes saves a ton of explanation.

A long-forgotten loved one will appear soon. Buy the negatives at any price.

A lot of people mistake a short memory with a clear conscience. � Doug Larson

A man on a date wonders if he�ll get lucky. The woman already knows.

A man wrapped up in himself makes a very small package.

A mathematician is a device for turning coffee into theorems.

A person is just about as big as the things that make them angry.

A professor is one who talks in someone else�s sleep.

A proverb is a short sentence based on long experience.

A religious war is like children fighting over who has the strongest imaginary friend.

A single death is a tragedy. A million deaths is a statistic. � Joseph Stalin

A smart man covers his ass, a wise man leaves his pants on.

A Smith & Wesson beats four aces.

A smoking section in a restaurant is like a peeing section in a pool.

A university is what a college becomes when the faculty loses interest in students

A weekend wasted isn�t a wasted weekend.A witty saying proves nothing. � Voltaire

According to my calculations the problem doesn�t exist.

Admit nothing, deny everything and make counter-accusations.

Adult: One old enough to know better.

After all is said and done, more is said than done.

Alcohol is not the answer, it just makes you forget the question.

All generalisations are dangerous, even this one.

All hope abandon, ye who enter here!

All programmers are optimists. � Frederick P. Brooks, Jr

All those who believe in psychokinesis raise my hand.

All true wisdom is found on T-shirts.

All work and no play, will make you a manager.

Always code as if the guy who ends up maintaining your code will be a violent psychopath who knows where you live. � Damian Conway

Always keep your words soft and sweet, just in case you have to eat them.

Am I ranting? I hope so. My ranting gets raves.

An apple every eight hours will keep three doctors away.

An atheist is a man who has no invisible means of support.

Any clod can have the facts, but having an opinion is an art.

Any fool can know. The point is to understand. � Albert Einstein

Any time things appear to be going better, you have overlooked something.

Anybody can win, unless there happens to be a second entry.

Anybody with money to burn will easily find someone to tend the fire.

Anything good in life is either illegal, immoral or fattening.

Anything that is too stupid to be spoken is sung. � Voltaire

Anything worth taking seriously is worth making fun of.

Anything you lose automatically doubles in value.

Are you wearing lipstick? Well, mind if I taste it?

Artificial intelligence is no match for natural stupidity.

As long as there are tests, there will be prayer in public schools.

Assumption is the mother of all screw-ups.

Atheists can do whatever the hell they want.

Attitude determines your altitude.

Bad command or file name. Bad, bad command! Sit! Stay! Staaaay�

Bad spellers of the world untie!

Bald guys never have a bad hair day.

Batteries not included.

Be good � and if you can�t be good, be careful.

Be good; if you can�t be good, have fun.

Be naughty � save santa the trip.

Be nice to your kids. They�ll choose your nursing home.

Be safety conscious. 80% of people are caused by accidents.

Beauty is in the eye of the beer holder.

Beauty lasts for a moment, but ugly goes on and on and on.

Beer � the reason I wake up every afternoon.

Before they invented drawing boards, what did they go back to? � George Carlin

Best viewed on my computer.

Better late than really late.

Between two evils always pick the one you haven�t tried. � Mae West

Biology grows on you.

Blondes may have more fun, but brunettes remember it the next day.

Both optimists and pessimists contribute to society. The optimist invents the airplane, the pessimist invents the parachute. � George Bernard Shaw

Boys will be boys, and so will a lot of middle-aged men. � Kin Hubbard

Bravery is being the only one who knows you�re afraid.

Canis meus it comedit. My dog ate it.

Carpenter�s rule: cut to fit; beat into place.

Change is inevitable, except from vending machines.

Chaos, panic, pandemonium � my work here is done.

Character is what you are. Reputation is what people think you are.

Chicago law prohibits eating in a place that is on fire.

Children in the dark make accidents, but accidents in the dark make children.

Clones are people two.

Clothes make the man. Naked people have little or no influence on society. � Mark Twain

Coarse and violent nudity. Occasional language.

Cogito cogito ergo cogito sum. I think that I think, therefore I think that I am.

Come to the dark side � we have cookies.

Computers are useless. They can only give you answers. � Pablo Picasso

Could crop circles be the work of a cereal killer?

Courage is being afraid but going on anyhow.

Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgment that something else is more important than fear. � Ambrose Redmoon

Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear � not absence of fear. � Mark Twain

Crime doesn�t pay� does that mean my job is a crime?

Criminal Lawyer � a redundant phrase.

Cult: It just means not enough people to make a minority.

Dawn is nature�s way of telling you to go to bed.

Depression is merely anger without the enthusiasm.

Do not attribute to malice what can as easily be attributed to stupidity.

Does the name Pavlov ring a bell?

Does the noise in my head bother you?

Don�t argue with a fool. The spectators can�t tell the difference.

Don�t be humble, you�re not that great.

Don�t be irreplaceable. If you can�t be replaced, you can�t be promoted.

Don�t be sexist. Broads hate that.

Don�t believe everything you think.

Don�t cry because its over, smile because it happened.

Don�t follow me, I�m lost too.

Don�t let yesterday take up to much of today.

Don�t look unless you�re prepared to see.

Don�t steal a police car unless you�re prepared to floor it all the way to Mexico.

Don�t tell any big lies today. Small ones can be just as effective.

Don�t tell me how hard you work. Tell me how much you get done.

Don�t trust reality. After all, it�s only a collective hunch.

Drive defensively � buy a tank.

Drugs cause amnesia and other things I can�t remember.

Dyslexics have more fnu.

Eagles may soar, but weasels don�t get sucked into jet engines.

Early to rise, and early to bed, makes a man healthy but socially dead.

Earn cash in your spare time. Blackmail your friends.

Earth first! (We�ll strip-mine the other planets later).

Earth is a great, big funhouse without the fun.

Eat drink and be merry, for tomorrow they may make it illegal.

Electrical Engineers do it with less resistance.

Elevators smell different to midgets.

Entropy isn�t what it used to be.

Even at a Mensa convention someone is the dumbest person in the room.

Every absurdity has a champion who will defend it.

Every man has his price. Mine is $3.95.

Every snowflake in an avalanche pleads not guilty.

Every solution breeds new problems.

Everybody has a plan, �till they get hit. � Mike Tyson

Everybody is somebody else�s weirdo.

Everybody wants to go to heaven, but nobody wants to die.

Everyone has a scheme for getting rich that will not work.

Everyone is beautiful if you squint a bit.

Everyone leaves the world a little better � some by leaving.

Everyone needs believe in something. I believe I�ll have another beer. � William Claude Dukenfield

Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself. � Leo Tolstoy

Everything is always okay in the end, if it�s not okay, then it�s not the end.

Examine what is said, not who speaks.

Except for 75% of the women, everyone in the whole world wants to have sixx.

Excuse me, is there an airport nearby large enough for a private jet to land?

Experience is something you don�t get until just after you need it.

Experience is the name that everyone gives to their mistakes. � Oscar Wilde

F u cn rd ths, u cn gt a gd jb n cmptr prgrmmng.

Failure is not an option � it�s a lifestyle.

Failure is not falling down, it is not getting up again.

Failure is simply the opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently. � Henry Ford

Failure teaches success.

Faster hardware doesn�t solve business problems � unless the business problem is slow hardware.

Fill what�s empty, empty what�s full, scratch where it itches.

Fine day to work off excess energy. Steal something heavy.

First get your facts; then you can distort them at your leisure. � Mark Twain

First rule of acting: whatever happens, look as if it were intended.

Flying is learning how to throw yourself at the ground and miss. � Douglas Adams

For a good time, call (415) 642-9483.

For every action there is an equal and opposite criticism.

For every problem there is one solution which is simple, neat and wrong. � H.L. Mencken

For good, return good. For evil, return justice.

Free speech carries with it some freedom to listen.

Freedom of speech is wonderful � right up there with the freedom not to listen.

Friendly fire � isn�t.

Friends help you move. Real friends help you move bodies.

Friends may come and go, but enemies accumulate. � Thomas Jones

Friendship is like money, easier made than kept.

Frog blast the vent core!

Gee, Toto, I don�t think we�re in Kansas anymore.

Getting screwed while everybody else is getting laid.

Give a burro an education and you get a smartass.

Goals are deceptive. The unaimed arrow never misses.

God is a comedian playing to an audience too afraid to laugh.

God made us brothers, but Prozac made us friends.

God will forgive me. That�s his job, after all.

Great minds discuss ideas. Average minds discuss events. Small minds discuss people.

Great thinkers have always encountered opposition from mediocre minds. � Albert Einstein

Half the people you know are below average.

Happiness isn�t having what you want, it�s wanting what you have.

Hard work never killed anyone but why risk it?

Hear and you forget; see and you remember; do and you understand. � Confucius

Help wanted: Telepath. You know where to apply.

Hey Santa, how much for your list of naughty girls?

Hey! It compiles! Ship it!

Hey, you want to go out for pizza and some sex? What, you don�t like pizza?

Honesty is the best policy, but insanity is a better defence.

Honk if you like peace and quiet.

How come wrong numbers are never busy?

How does a project get to be a year behind schedule? One day at a time. � Fred Brooks

How long a minute is depends on what side of the bathroom door you�re on.

I am always doing that which I cannot do, in order that I may learn how to do it. � Pablo Picasso

I am not single, I�m romantically challenged.

I am willing to make the mistakes if someone else is willing to learn from them.

I can resist everything except temptation. � Oscar Wilde

I can�t complain, but sometimes I still do.

I can�t spell and beer doesn�t help.

I couldn�t repair your brakes, so I made your horn louder.

I didn�t say it was your fault, I said I was blaming you.

I don�t care who you are! Get those reindeers off my roof!

I don�t mean to sound bitter, cold, or cruel, but I am, so that�s how it comes out. � Bill Hicks

I don�t mind coming to work, but that eight hour wait to go home is a b-tch!

I don�t suffer from insanity, I enjoy every minute of it.

I don�t care to belong to any club that will have me as a member. � Groucho Marx

I doubt, therefore I might be.

I drink to make other people interesting.

I had a show. Then I had a different show. Now I have a Twitter account. � Conan O�Brien

I have a drinking problem � the bars close at 2 AM.

I have a strong will but a weak won�t.

I have often wanted to drown my troubles, but I can�t get my wife to go swimming. � Jimmy Carter

I intend to live forever, or die trying. � Groucho Marx

I know I�m paranoid, but am I paranoid enough? � Tom Clancy

I like being single. I�m always there when I need me.

I like long walks, especially when they are taken by people who annoy me.

I need someone really bad! Are you really bad?

I never think of the future. It comes soon enough.

I only drink to make other people more sociable.

I prefer old age to the alternative.

I quote people to better express myself.

I refuse to have a battle of wits with an unarmed person.

I still miss my ex. But my aim is getting better.

I think animal testing is a terrible idea; they get all nervous and give the wrong answers. � Peter Kaye

I thought I wanted a career, turns out I just wanted paychecks.

I thought I was wrong once, but it turns out I was mistaken.

I told the doctor I broke my leg in two places. He told me to quit going to those places. � Henny Youngman

I used to be indecisive but I am not sure anymore.

I went to a fight and a hockey game broke out.

I�d buy you a drink, but I�d be jealous of the straw.

I�d rather have a bottle in front of me than a frontal lobotomy.

I�m a nobody, nobody is perfect, therefore I�m perfect.

I�m busy now. Can I ignore you some other time?

I�m not a vegetarian because I love animals. I�m a vegetarian because I hate plants. � A. Whitney Brown

I�m not crazy, but the voices in my head might be.

I�m not normally a praying man, but if you�re up there, please save me, Superman!

I�m not paranoid, they really are after me.

I�m trying to see things from your point of view, but I can�t get my head that far up your ass.

If 50 million people say a foolish thing, it�s still a foolish thing.

If a camel flies, no one laughs if it doesn�t get very far.

If a man tells a woman she�s beautiful she�ll overlook most of his other lies.

If all the cars on the Earth were lined up bumper to bumper, some idiot would try to pass them.

If all the girls in Australia were laid end to end, I wouldn�t be at all surprised.

If all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail.

If at first you do succeed try not to look astonished.

If at first you don�t succeed, destroy all evidence that you tried.

If at first you don�t succeed, failure may be your style.

If at first you don�t succeed, give up, no use being a damn fool.

If at first you don�t succeed, look in the trash for the instructions.

If at first you don�t succeed, quit; don�t be a nut about success.

If at first you don�t succeed, redefine success.

If at first you don�t succeed, skydiving is not for you.

If at first you don�t succeed, try a shorter bungee.

If at first you don�t succeed; call it version 1.0.

If Barbie is so popular, why do you have to buy her friends?

If blind people wear sunglasses, why don�t deaf people wear earmuffs?

If everything seems to be going right, you obviously don�t know what the hell is going on.

If everything seems to be going well, you have obviously overlooked something.

If god is inside us, then I hope he likes Fajita�s, cause that�s what he�s getting.

If god is watching us, the least we can do is be entertaining.

If homosexuality is a disease, can I call into work �gay�?

If I look confused it�s because I�m thinking.

If I misbehave and nobody sees me, that�s one less lie I�ll have to tell later. � Dave Dunseath

If ignorance is bliss, why aren�t more people happy?

If it can go wrong it probably already has.

If it wasn�t for the last minute, nothing would ever get done.

If it�s stupid but works, it isn�t stupid.

If life gives you lemons, stick them down your shirt and make your boobs look bigger.

If love is blind, why is lingerie so popular?

If oranges smell like chicken, why are tomatoes blue? Think about it!

If the early bird catches the worm, what about the worm?

If the opposite of pro is con, then what must be the opposite of progress?

If things get any worse, I�ll have to ask you to stop helping me.

If two wrongs don�t make a right, try three. � Laurence J. Peter

If voting could really change things, it would be illegal.

If we don�t protect freedom of speech, we will never know who the buttcracks are.

If we don�t succeed, we run the risk of failure.

If we�d stop trying to be happy we could have a pretty good time.

If you are going through hell, keep going.

If you are going to walk on thin ice you might as well dance.

If you are not committing any sins, you are probably not having a lot of fun.

If you are willing to admit faults, you have one less fault to admit.

If you can see this, you�re not blind, which is a very good start.

If you can�t learn to do it well, learn to enjoy doing it badly.

If you can�t remember, the claymore is pointed towards you.

If you cannot convince them, confuse them.

If you choke a smurf, what color does it turn?

If you didn�t get caught, did you really do it?

If you don�t care where you are, then you ain�t lost.

If you find a path with no obstacles, it probably leads nowhere.

If you lend someone $20 and never see that person again, it was probably worth it.

If you put it off long enough, it might go away.

If you take something away from users, they�ll sneak it in the back way.

If you tell the truth you don�t have to remember anything.

If you think education is expensive, try ignorance.

If you try and don�t succeed, cheat. Repeat until caught. Then lie.

If you understand what you�re doing, you�re not learning anything.

If you�re happy, you�re successful.

If you�re not having fun, then you�re not doing it right.

If your wife wants to learn to drive, don�t stand in her way. � Stan Levenson

Illegal drugs are the chlorine in the gene pool.

In a world without walls and fences who needs Windows and Gates?

In America, anybody can be president. That�s one of the risks you take.

In mathematics you don�t understand things. You just get used to them. � Johann von Neumann

In order to avoid being called a flirt, she always yielded easily. � Charles, Count Talleyrand

In the dark I hold your hand, because in the light you look like a man.

Insanity is doing the same thing over and over and expecting different results. � Rita Mae Brown

It always takes longer and costs more to fix it later.

It has become appallingly obvious that our technology has exceeded our humanity. � Albert Einstein

It has recently been discovered that research causes cancer in rats.

It is better to have a permanent income than to be fascinating. � Oscar Wilde

It is better to keep your mouth shut and appear stupid than to open it and remove all doubt.

It is easier to get forgiveness than permission.

It may be that your sole purpose in life is simply to serve as a warning to others.

It�s better to be a well-known drunk than to be an anonymous alcoholic.

It�s better to be wanted for murder than not to be wanted at all.

It�s better to keep your mouth shut and have people think you are a fool than to open it and remove any lingering doubt.

It�s like deja vu all over again.

It�s not enough that we do our best; sometimes we have to do what�s required. � Winston Churchill

It�s not reality that�s important, but how you perceive things.

It�s not that I�m afraid to die, I just don�t want to be there when it happens. � Woody Allen

It�s not whether you win or lose, it�s how you look when you play the game.

It�s one thing to give advice, it�s another to take it.

It�s people that give drinking a bad name.

It�s the squeaky wheel that gets the grease.

I�m not mentally ill, I just have a problem with reality.

Judge a man by his questions rather than his answers.

Laugh at your problems; everybody else does.

Lead me not into temptation. I can find the way myself.

Learn from my parent�s mistake. Don�t have kids!

Learn from your parents� mistakes � use birth control.

Learning from your mistakes is smart, learning from the mistakes of others is wise.

Left to themselves, things tend to go from bad to worse.

Let�s play carpenter, first we get hammered, then I nail you.

Life exists for no known purpose.

Life is a sexually transmitted disease � R. D. Laing

Life is an open door. It can be closed at any time, so don�t complain about the draught.

Life is pleasant. Death is peaceful. It�s the transition that�s troublesome. � Isaac Asimov

Life is what happens to you when you�re busy making other plans.

Life isn�t about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself. � George Bernard Shaw

Life�s a b-tch, and then you�re reincarnated.

Life�s a bleach and then you dye.

Light travels faster than sound. That�s why some people appear bright until you hear them speak.

Linux is only free if your time is worthless.

Linux� Because I�m better than you.

Linux: because rebooting is for adding new hardware.

Living healthy is merely the slowest possible rate at which you can die.

Logic is in the eye of the logician.

Logic, like whiskey, loses its beneficial effect when taken in too large quantities. � Lord Dunsany

Look to the future, because that is where you�ll spend the rest of your life. � George Burns

Love is a temporary insanity curable by marriage.

Love may be blind but marriage is a real eye-opener.

Make it idiot proof and someone will make a better idiot.

Man invented language to satisfy his own deep need to complain.

Man who stand on toilet...is high on pot. (Confucious)

Marriage is grand; divorce, a hundred grand.

Marriage. An expensive way of getting your laundry done for free.

Married men live longer than single men, but they�re a lot more willing to die.

Matrimony isn�t a word, it�s a sentence.

Maybe this world is another planet�s hell.

Men never do evil so completely and cheerfully as when they do it from a religious conviction. � Blaise Pascal

Microsoft is not the answer. Microsoft is the question. �No� is the answer. � Erik Naggum

Monday is an awful way to spend 1/7th of your life.

Monday is the root of all evil.

Money is the root of all evil, and man needs roots.

Money should be utilized as a tool. You just gotta know which nuts to screw.

Most people don�t act stupid � it�s the real thing.

Most people would rather be certain they�re miserable than risk being happy. � Robert Anthony

Mother told me to be good, but she�s been wrong before.

My one regret in life is that I am not someone else. � Woody Allen

Never argue with a fool, they will lower you to their level and then beat you with experience.

Never buy a car you can�t push.

Never call a man a fool. Borrow from him.

Never eat yellow snow.

Never get into fights with ugly people, they have nothing to lose.

Never hit a man with glasses. Hit him with a baseball bat.

Never interrupt your enemy while they are making a mistake.

Never let your sense of morals prevent you from doing what is right. � Isaac Asimov

Never tell a lie unless it is absolutely convenient.

Never test the depth of the water with both feet.

Never try to teach a pig to sing. It wastes your time and annoys the pig.

Never underestimate the power of a small tactical nuclear weapon.

Never underestimate the power of stupid people in large groups.

Never waste a lie when the truth will do. � Jack Clancy

Never, ever make absolute, unconditional statements.

No good deed goes unpunished.

No life is totally wasted, one can always be a bad example.

No matter how old you are, there�s always something good to look forward to. � Lynn Johnston

No one dies a virgin, life screws them all.

No-one suspects the butterfly!

Nostalgia isn�t what it used to be.

Not all men are fools� Some are bachelors.

Nothing is illegal if one hundred businessmen decide to do it.

Nothing will dispel enthusiasm like a small admission fee.

Of course there�s no reason for it, it�s just our policy.

Old age is nothing to worry about, except if you�re a cheese.

Old ideas got that way because they proved useful.

Old soldiers never die. Young ones do.

Once the toothpaste is out of the tube, it�s hard to get it back in.

One way to stop a runaway horse is to bet on him.

Only dead fish go with the flow.

Only the winners decide what were war crimes.

Only users lose drugs.

Optimist: Someone without much experience.

Patience has its limits � take it too far and its cowardice. � George Jackson

People in cars cause accidents. Accidents in cars cause people.

People will believe any lie, either because they want it to be true or they are afraid it�s true.

Physics is like sex. Sure, it may give some practical results, but that�s not why we do it. � Richard Feynman

Pretend to spank me � I�m a pseudo-masochist!

Programmers never die. They just become legacy. � epsilona01

Programming is like sex: one mistake and you�re providing support for a lifetime. � Michael Sinz

Proofread carefully to see if you any words out.

Punctuality is the virtue of the bored. � Evelyn Waugh

Quando omni flunkus moritati � when all else fails, play dead.

Rainbows are just to look at, not to really understand.

Reality is a nice place, but I wouldn�t want to live there.

Reality is for people who can�t handle drugs.

Rehab is for quitters.

Religion cannot be without morality, but morality may arrive without religion.

Remember to always be yourself. Unless you suck. � Joss Whedon

Resistance isn�t futile, it�s voltage divided by amperage.

Roses are #FF0000, violets are #0000FF, all of my base are belong to you.

Save the whales. Collect the whole set.

Save water � take a bath with your neighbor�s daughter.

Send lawyers, guns and money!

Sex is like air; it�s not important unless you aren�t getting any.

Sex is not the answer. Sex is the question. Yes is the answer.

Sex on tv can�t hurt unless you fall off.

Sleep: a completely inadequate substitute for caffeine.

Smile, it�s the second best thing you can do with your lips.

Smith & Wesson: The original point and click interface.

Smoking is one of the leading causes of statistics. � Fletcher Knebel

So the best way to be happy, is to make the other person happy. � Dalai Lama

Software isn�t released, it�s allowed to escape.

Some cause happiness wherever they go. Others whenever they go. � Oscar Wilde

Some mistakes are too much fun to only make once.

Some people wish to get what they deserve, while others fear the same.

Sometimes a majority only means that all the fools are on the same side.

Sometimes the best helping hand you can give is a good, firm push.

Spelling is a lossed art.

Stop searching. Happiness is right next to you.

Stupidity, if left untreated, is self-correcting. � Heinlein

Support your local Search and Rescue unit. Get lost.

Sure, when� � oink flap oink flap � well I�ll be darned!

Systems aren�t made from metaphors, paradigms and methodologies. They�re made from code, wires and hardware.

Tact is the art of making a point without making an enemy.

Take it easy, and if you get it easy take it twice.

Talk sense to a fool and he calls you foolish.

Teamwork is essential � it allows you to blame someone else.

The ability to quote is a serviceable substitute for wit.

The afternoon knows what the morning never suspected. � Cousin Woodman

The beatings will continue until morale improves.

The best things in life aren�t things.

The chance of a piece of bread falling the buttered side down is directly proportional to the cost of the carpet.

The computer was born to solve problems that did not exist before. � Bill Gates

The difference between genius and stupidity is that genius has its limits. � Albert Einstein

The difference between pornography and erotica is lighting.

The doctors X-rayed my head and found nothing.

The dumber people think you are, the more surprised they�re going to be when you kill them.

The early bird may get the worm, but the second mouse gets the cheese.

The first time I see a jogger smiling, I�ll consider it. � Joan Rivers

The future will be better tomorrow.

The Killer Ducks are coming!

The man who is swimming against the stream knows the strength of it.

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that guy could spin a yarn.....
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[*] posted on 7-3-2018 at 10:44 PM


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I LOVE YOU !




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Thank You


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[*] posted on 7-4-2018 at 07:42 AM


has David crossed over? I wasnt aware of his passing. RIP sir.



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[*] posted on 7-4-2018 at 08:04 AM


David Eidell, known as 'Dah-veed' on Amigos de Baja...

I met him in February 2000 when he joined a meeting we had in San Clemente, arriving with Wild Bill... Six months later, he attended my first Viva Baja party:


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In May 2001, was my second Viva Baja. Here is Dah-veed with Tom (El Jefe):


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In late June & July of 2001, Amo Pescar and I asked Dah-veed to be our guest on the test run of Viva Baja Tours as he had opinions on Mexico tourism and did write for the People's Guide to Mexico blog:


El Jefe and Paulina with Dah-veed at Cielito Lindo.
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On our Lost Mission Search, south of L.A. Bay, Dah-veed met a cholla!



Here, Neal Johns (an aridologist) extracts the cholla from David's leg.

This causes Nasa/ JPL missions engineer Mike Humfreville to carefully study the cholla for possible spaceship design ideas....


At our stop in Las Flores.
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Desert Rat, Travelpearl, Sarah, and David Eidell pose with Coco at Coco's Corner.
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Christopher, El Camote, Desert Rat, and David Eidell check on P.O.T. and the Humfreville's along the rough road to Puertecitos.
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I often drove to Dah-veed's mobile home in Tecate, USA to visit. He was dealing with some health issues but was most comfortable being close to Mexico. Dah-veed was not able to attend Viva Baja 3 (May 2002) but he did give me a book to give away as a door prize...


Heather with the David Eidell donated prize,
Gene Kira's 'Unforgettable Sea of Cortez'.




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[*] posted on 7-4-2018 at 08:59 AM


Is this the same David that lived in Bahia Asuncion for a while and then moved to be closer to his kids on the mainland?



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He was still spewing his fake Mexican history as of 2 mos. ago on Tomzap under the handle of wanderer.
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[*] posted on 7-4-2018 at 09:11 AM


great to hear he is alive and kicking!



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Quote: Originally posted by GypsyJan  

7/5th of all people

That's a lot of people :)
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[*] posted on 7-4-2018 at 09:29 AM


I am one of the 5/9s of people with an attention span too short to make it through a list that long, no matter how clever the lines are. At least it is in alphabetical order so I can find where I left off later!



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[*] posted on 7-4-2018 at 10:03 AM


Quote: Originally posted by chippy  
He was still spewing his fake Mexican history as of 2 mos. ago on Tomzap under the handle of wanderer.


not "el codo"! :rolleyes:

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Sometime in the distant past I recall "Mexicowanderer" as David E., from the early days on Baja Nomads, and have just read his latetest post found on RV.Net's "RVing on Mexico and South America"s Forum," there. He was warning new Forum administrater, TallyHo, recently moved to Zihautenejo, (and others of course) where to find places mosquitos lay her eggs, and some hints on how to beat the heat. He has been a regular contributer to that forum, and shows a remarkable intellect on many aspects of human endeavour, in my humble opinion.
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he made himself pretty scarce after Debra (DEP) called him out.....believe what you will. :coolup:
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[*] posted on 7-4-2018 at 12:30 PM


He got quite a reputation in Mazatlan after he left his Tecate USA home on a "walkabout" through Mexico.
Dah-veed would later make an appearance in Mulegé then showed up in Bahía Asunción where Shari was available to help him, often.
He has quite the talent for the spoken language and he was a great automotive electrician.




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[*] posted on 7-4-2018 at 01:24 PM


Quote: Originally posted by chippy  
He was still spewing his fake Mexican history as of 2 mos. ago on Tomzap under the handle of wanderer.


I'll give him a pass on that. If "true" Mexican history is anything like the "true" American history I learned in grade school, it's VERY open to interpretation.

History is written by the victors-Winston Churchill (or so attributed)
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Quote: Originally posted by Hook  
Quote: Originally posted by chippy  
He was still spewing his fake Mexican history as of 2 mos. ago on Tomzap under the handle of wanderer.


I'll give him a pass on that. If "true" Mexican history is anything like the "true" American history I learned in grade school, it's VERY open to interpretation.

History is written by the victors-Winston Churchill (or so attributed)



I´m talking about his personal history in Mexico of which 90% is pure bs.
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