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by longjonsilver
Tue Dec 28, 2010 9:00 pm
Forum: Living in Chile
Topic: American Football in Chile
Replies: 26
Views: 2916

Re: American Football in Chile

watch football (soccer, hockey, basketball etc) on the internet free with no stuff to download:

http://www.atdhe.net/index.html

im gonna watch philadelphia against minnesota tonight. it works so well im gonna cancel my cable tv subscription :D :lol: 8) :shock: :roll:

jon
by longjonsilver
Thu Sep 09, 2010 8:23 am
Forum: Chile Investment, business, and Money Issues
Topic: Ag... Tears of the Moon
Replies: 78
Views: 10555

Re: Ag... Tears of the Moon

i just had to chime in on this one - ever see my user name? :D here is an old article on lagrimas de la luna: http://www.gold-eagle.com/gold_digest_00/hamilton091100.html and this on a new US gold standard: http://www.roadtoroota.com/public/350.cfm and here on daily silver coin values: http://www.co...
by longjonsilver
Sun Aug 29, 2010 4:39 pm
Forum: Chile's Believe It or Not!!
Topic: Afro-Chileans seek recognition in Census
Replies: 20
Views: 3974

Re: Afro-Chileans seek recognition in Census

greg~judy wrote:
Migration_map4.png
where did you find this map?
thanks
jon
by longjonsilver
Tue Aug 24, 2010 9:40 pm
Forum: Chile Real Estate, Property, and Construction
Topic: Building earthquake proof houses in Chile
Replies: 57
Views: 9614

Re: Building earthquake proof houses in Chile

I also used to prefer working with wood framing. Now I prefer steel. The learning curve was not bad.... There is a place for steel, and a place for wood. There is wisdom in knowing both. i grew up in the building trades. i spent 20 years of my life pounding nails, pouring concrete and erecting stru...
by longjonsilver
Tue Aug 24, 2010 9:22 pm
Forum: New Users Start Here: FORUM NEWS
Topic: TOP WAYS TO GET BANNED FROM THE CHILE FORUM!!!
Replies: 10
Views: 5706

Re: TOP WAYS TO GET BANNED FROM THE CHILE FORUM!!!

TomasGreene wrote: ... I couldn't help noticing a recirring typo: buisness
yule sea a lot of typos on this forum, sew bee careful: it may knot mean what it says. :D
jon
by longjonsilver
Mon Aug 09, 2010 3:52 pm
Forum: Living in Chile
Topic: Anyone know a good chiropractor in Stgo?
Replies: 11
Views: 3183

Re: Anyone know a good chiropractor in Stgo?

after many years of going to chiropractors (a total of 7 in 4 different clinics) every 4-6 weeks for 15 years, (and dropping thousands of dollars in the process), i was told by a chiropractor here in quebec that most lower back problems are caused by weak stomach muscles. this was later confirmed by...
by longjonsilver
Wed Sep 23, 2009 8:50 am
Forum: Living in Chile
Topic: American Furniture in Chile
Replies: 40
Views: 5748

Re: American Furniture in Chile

. But the idea that the kitchen is some sort of luxury room remains foreign to me. we purchased our home here in montreal largely because of the kitchen. we spend a lot of time in it making three meals a day and cleaning up, plus snacks. why have a room that is poorly thot out or dark and dingy? jon
by longjonsilver
Wed Sep 16, 2009 10:00 am
Forum: Travel in Chile
Topic: Rail Service to Temuco????
Replies: 7
Views: 1088

Re: Rail Service to Temuco????

rail ways should be considered a tourism trip, not a means to get somewhere in Chile because they may or may not be running at any given moment. Until you arrive at your destination, there is no guarantee you will arrive at your destination. that is truly sad. chile seems to me to have the ideal ge...
by longjonsilver
Tue Sep 15, 2009 9:44 am
Forum: Living in Chile
Topic: British passports no longer to be issued in Chile!
Replies: 8
Views: 1042

Re: British passports no longer to be issued in Chile!

my passport got stolen in uruguay, and the canadian consulate in montevideo provided me with a "one day" passport allowing me to get home.
jon
by longjonsilver
Mon Sep 14, 2009 9:16 am
Forum: Living in Chile
Topic: "Chile Puede", anyone have a copy?
Replies: 51
Views: 3130

Re: "Chile Puede", anyone have a copy?

Ripsigg wrote:I should also add, that SOP on NRGs for me is to boot into Ubuntu and then convert them to iso. Then I boot back into Windows 7 and use my favorite media tools.
welcome to the forum fellow ubuntu user. i trashed all my winduds feces a year ago and have never regretted it :alien:
jon
by longjonsilver
Mon Sep 14, 2009 9:09 am
Forum: Living in Chile
Topic: Chile and the International Economic Crisis
Replies: 781
Views: 68755

Re: Chile and the International Economic Crisis

having read much of the preceding 52 pages (wow!) (altho not at one time), i have noticed that the positions are very divided and i have just this to add: we will see who is right (if we care to check back) in the future. either the doom n gloomers will be right or the everything-will-work-out-just-...
by longjonsilver
Sun Sep 13, 2009 9:14 am
Forum: Chile Classifieds
Topic: Mercedes 280 SE for sale
Replies: 16
Views: 2768

Re: Mercedes 280 SE for sale

Was Hitler's Beetle actually designed by a Jew? By ELAN MILLER Until now, it has been widely acknowledged that the ever-popular Volkswagen Beetle has a tainted history, having been originally designed and commissioned by Nazi dictator Adolf Hitler. But could the history behind one of the most fashi...