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Jody - I don't think Mr. Stede was destined to be long for anything, given his "hit it with a bigger stick" mentality.
He was compensating or a fan of Theodore Roosevelt... dunno which...
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HEHEHEHE! I laughed hard on that one.

Good one to bring back!!! Definitely belongs in the classics!!!!

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.... They were the bad-ass type, with attitude....
I peed my pants a little bit when I got to this part
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Definitely an oldie, but goodie!

Which reminds me of.....

I once asked a guy who worked in the security group at a government agency headquartered in Langley, VA about what he would recommend for self-defense against thieves and pirates while cruising around a small sailing boat. His first response was "a 12 ga. pump shotgun loaded bird, 00 buck, slug". When I told him that was out of the question, he recommended....you guessed it -- WASP SPRAY!

He said it does nasty things to people when they get a shot of it in the face. A nerve poison of sorts -- just the thing for critters of "the bad-ass type, with attitude..."
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