"I am so sorry, I have only just noticed your friend request!Yes, I still smoke a pipe, more so now the weather is getting warmer (I long to have a room that is warmer than my garage, that I can smoke in).I have just bought, on ebay, a restored…"
"Thank you for the Welcome Herb!Sadly the Land Rover is currently not on the road, lots of things have failed all at once and some of the issues are bigger than my basic mechanical knowledge. - I will try to have it running again by the Summer.
"Land Rovers are not accepted for racing - not at this writing anyhow - and they will never replace the limo as a way of transporting the very rich, but they do have style and a kind of studied carelessness. A man who rockets around the suburbs, or attempts to seduce fastidious women, in a Land Rover, is obviously a man worth watching. He must be one who can tell society to go to hell and get away with it." - Car & Driver, Sept 1964
so true..do love teh rover....its a classic. i remember a neighbor (classic rover driver) in down the street in college who had one..he had a thief try to break into his house and he shot him dead....he was old school and for years when the neighbors saw the land rover, they new all things were safe on the street..
"Rick--new response because of nesting.
For example the simple argument of "All horned animals are unicorns, a cow has horns, therefore a cow is a unicorn" is a logically valid argument and stands up to scrutiny of the rules of…"
"My parents taught me much the same thing; that Thanksgiving was more about reflecting on blessings/good fortunes (whatever) than sports or food. This year, I have a lot to be grateful for, such as the good health of myself, my wife, and…"