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by 41southchile
Thu Aug 10, 2017 12:40 pm
Forum: Living in Chile
Topic: To flush or not the toilet paper.
Replies: 59
Views: 2317

Re: To flush or not the toilet paper.

Look, I don't really want to get into a big long argument Frozen North I'm just venting, and I resent my comments being called ignorant, people can do what they want really it just amazes me the whole don't give a shit mentality or is it incompetence?. But I feel You are on the wrong track and just ...
by 41southchile
Thu Aug 10, 2017 12:18 pm
Forum: Living in Chile
Topic: To flush or not the toilet paper.
Replies: 59
Views: 2317

Re: To flush or not the toilet paper.

I like the idea of bringing down a Canadian plumber to show these half ass clowns who don't give a shit, how it's really done. Maybe someone should start up an agency of competent trades people from countries that can get shit right. Don't put your hands on the fire for Canadian or American contrac...
by 41southchile
Thu Aug 10, 2017 9:45 am
Forum: Living in Chile
Topic: To flush or not the toilet paper.
Replies: 59
Views: 2317

Re: To flush or not the toilet paper.

I like the idea of bringing down a Canadian plumber to show these half ass clowns who don't give a shit, how it's really done. Maybe someone should start up an agency of competent trades people from countries that can get shit right. They could come down for three months and travel around and work ...
by 41southchile
Thu Aug 10, 2017 1:02 am
Forum: Living in Chile
Topic: Chile 2017 Presidential Election
Replies: 347
Views: 20393

Re: Chile 2017 Presidential Election

The most simple and direct summary yet of the bachelet administration. https://www.df.cl/noticias/empresas/banca-instituciones-financieras/francisco-silva-inaugura-su-seminario-con-duras-criticas-al-gobierno-de/2017-08-09/094427.html De acuerdo a Silva, el gobierno de Bachelet destruyó los equilibr...
by 41southchile
Wed Aug 09, 2017 7:39 pm
Forum: Living in Chile
Topic: Fibre through Patagonia
Replies: 8
Views: 1089

Re: Fibre through Patagonia

According to this ranking Chile sits slightly ahead of Iraq but below the Palestinian territory in broadband speeds coming in at 128th place. http://telecoms.governmentcomputing.com ... st-5896278
by 41southchile
Wed Aug 09, 2017 9:37 am
Forum: Living in Chile
Topic: To flush or not the toilet paper.
Replies: 59
Views: 2317

Re: To flush or not the toilet paper.

Wow, Just wow. Look, if you are in Chile, and you can't responsibly flush paper then you are in a shithole. Constructed shittily. I am just keeping it real here. Seriously, and forgive me for the step by step detail here: 1) You take a number 2, as far as humanly possible, it should be ok no matter...
by 41southchile
Wed Aug 09, 2017 9:18 am
Forum: Living in Chile
Topic: toll roads
Replies: 42
Views: 1598

Re: toll roads

they are adding one in Puerto Montt. Still pretty slow for just in time type delvieries. the rail system is a mega public mess, that needs to be put down with bot barrels. There is a mythical train, but don't try taking it unless you are in no particular hurry to get no particular place. We have tr...
by 41southchile
Wed Aug 09, 2017 9:09 am
Forum: Living in Chile
Topic: toll roads
Replies: 42
Views: 1598

Re: toll roads

They should get the Chinese to build them a bullet train to Viña and a bunch of radial electric train lines out of Santiago to move people in and out of the smog bowl. Hmm they might want to iron out all their problems first, been lots of issues in NZ and the UK I hear from Chinese trains. I think ...
by 41southchile
Tue Aug 08, 2017 6:46 pm
Forum: Lobby
Topic: The Trump Administration
Replies: 1070
Views: 71189

Re: The Trump Administration

So it's fire and fury like the world has never seen apparently if North Korea ever threatens the US again. In the day it was announced by US intelligence that NK can put a nuke in a warhead. Glad we are way down this end of the world.
by 41southchile
Tue Aug 08, 2017 2:50 pm
Forum: Living in Chile
Topic: To flush or not the toilet paper.
Replies: 59
Views: 2317

Re: To flush or not the toilet paper.

... I have lived in only a few countries ... Having a bit [lots] of experience travelling and/or living in a number of countries, in a good number of them it is customary to use water for hygienic purposes, and there is no paper available for that matter. Yes, for average Westerner this could seem ...
by 41southchile
Tue Aug 08, 2017 10:26 am
Forum: Living in Chile
Topic: Chile 2017 Presidential Election
Replies: 347
Views: 20393

Re: Chile 2017 Presidential Election

On the plus side (depends on what side you are on I guess) , mining projects in Chile are expected to approach 65 billion over the next decade in Chile up 34 % in last year's estimates, probably due to improved confidence as companies can see the end of the light at the end of the tunnel after this ...