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Re: Global warming and Rita


At the last MG I went to, a guy hurled a whole gross of the pearlescent
beads at me. Knocked me off the fence. I gave them away for trick or
treat for a couple of years. Nothing left.

Oh, and before you ask - no, I didn't show him ANYTHING!

Kitty

-- "David Franzman" <dfranzma@pacbell.net> wrote:
Yeah, but your shoes still stick to the road.  Soooooo, how many strings of 
beads do you own Kitty?

David
http://www.atouchofthetropics.net
----- Original Message ----- 
From: <kmrsy@netzero.net>
To: <gardenchat@hort.net>
Sent: Wednesday, September 21, 2005 8:03 AM
Subject: Re: [CHAT] Global warming and Rita


> Re Germany, ... how pristine it was. Littering, NOT ALLOWED.
>
> Oddly, in a way this reminds me sadly of NOLA. I've been to several
> Mardis Gras. Regardless of the mess that occurred throughout the day and
> night, every morning, the streets were clean and beautiful, devoid of
> litter.
>
> Kitty
>
> -- "hodgesaa@earthlink.net" <hodgesaa@earthlink.net> wrote:
> Ugh, that just sucks. Pardon my language. I agree with Kitty. Those poor
> people. At least they are flying them where they want to go. I think I'd
> try maybe, I don't know, anywhere but the coast! Maybe Illinois?
>
> I'm so glad they are letting people take pets this time. The rescue groups
> have enough to deal with now! And I"m sure it makes people more willing to
> evacuate.
>
> Speaking of Germany, my parents lived there before I was born. My Dad
> always told me how pristine it was. Littering, NOT ALLOWED. Sounds like
> they've got it going on! At least environmentally.
>
> Andrea H
> Beaufort, SC
>
>
>> [Original Message]
>> From: <TeichFlora@aol.com>
>> To: <gardenchat@hort.net>
>> Date: 9/20/2005 10:33:54 AM
>> Subject: Re: [CHAT] Global warming  and Rita
>>
>> I thought of that when the Tsunami hit, because one of the natives
> commented
>> to a reporter that the island looked much like it had 20 years prior,
>> without all the hotels, businesses, etc.  Don't laugh, ya'll, but I
> honestly
>> believe that....for instance when there are earthquakes and  landslides
> that break
>> up all the roads, asphalt, etc.  It's as if the  earth is trying to shake
> off
>> some of it so it can breathe better.
>>
>> In Germany, many many years ago already (okay, maybe not that long, I'm
> not
>> THAT old) but when I was younger they already had separation of the
>> trash....compost from the non-compostable.  The only paved areas were the
> streets.
>> One was not allowed to pave driveways or walkways around the
> house...there had
>> to be "greenspace" every so many meters, through parking  lots,  along
> roads,
>> bldgs, etc.    They used special pavers  that allowed the grass to grow
>> inbetween, or gravel or such as driveways and  walkways.
>>
>> Not sure if Rita is coming this way, but govt. here is not taking any
>> chances, Galveston is already evacuating all nursing homes, and making
> preparations
>> to evacuate people with public transportation.  The  Katrina evacuees
> from
>> the GRB and the Astrodome/Reliant are being evacuated  today and given
> free
>> flights to anywhere they want to go away from the coast.  Most are being
> flown to
>> Arkansas.  Messages are being flashed at the bottom  of the TV screen
> telling
>> people where to go for public transportation, and  that they can take
> their
>> pets. Boy...they'd have to give me and my "kids" a  bus for us alone.
> LOL  Sure
>> hoping it doesnt' come to that, not sure  what we'd do.  Mom says to
> build an
>> arc, or rent a Uhaul.
>>
>> Jim, hope all is well with you and yours.
>>
>> Noreen
>> zone 9
>> Texas Gulf Coast
>>
>> In a message dated 9/19/2005 11:02:27 PM Central Standard Time,
>> gardenchat-owner@hort.net writes:
>>
>> Just  played a clip of Jon Stewart's interview of Kurt Vonnegut.
>> Vonnegut said  Katrina was earth's immune system trying to get rid of
>> us. Not a bad  analogy, I think.
>>
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