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Old 11-24-21, 09:30 AM
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When did Utah become the west coast?
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Pincushion day: Eye injection this AM and cancer injection this afternoon.
Ouch.

Appointment today to find out what my latest PSA level is. I don't know why he can't just send me an email, or a text, I'm not new to this.
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Originally Posted by indyfabz View Post
When did Utah become the west coast?
Map of the Day

24 November 2021


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Originally Posted by indyfabz View Post
When did Utah become the west coast?
Same time Tennessee became the east coast.

Prolly.
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Old 11-24-21, 09:57 AM
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Originally Posted by Velo Vol View Post
Map of the Day

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Look up the world “coast.”
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Noticed this leaving a grocery store this morning. Not bad for a tad over 5.25 years.


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Yeeeeah, I don't know about that. Considering the reflexes hard-wired in to us to avoid eye damage, getting used to it might be asking a lot.
Eyeball penetration is complete and it hurt like a MF. Some do and some don't but this one did.

The good news is that some of the bleeding/swelling has gone down do my new medicine must be working. Doc said that if the swelling continues to decrease that he may be able to space the injections out a little instead of every 4 weeks.
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I do that in a year.
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Ouch.

Appointment today to find out what my latest PSA level is. I don't know why he can't just send me an email, or a text, I'm not new to this.
Hope all is well.
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Originally Posted by Trsnrtr View Post
Eyeball penetration is complete and it hurt like a MF. Some do and some don't but this one did.

The good news is that some of the bleeding/swelling has gone down do my new medicine must be working. Doc said that if the swelling continues to decrease that he may be able to space the injections out a little instead of every 4 weeks.
They'd have to put me under for that. I can't even keep my eyes open for the pressure test during an eye exam.

I feel for you.
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Originally Posted by Mojo31 View Post
Same time Tennessee became the east coast.
This part only. TTKU


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Update on scheduling my disc diagnostic test. Called twice since yesterday and left 2 messages. Result? Bupkis. I am losing faith in this place. Very odd consultations. I don't think they want to do the procedure.
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Originally Posted by indyfabz View Post
when did utah become the west coast?
15,000 bc
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Update on scheduling my disc diagnostic test.
I thought you already had it examined?
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Originally Posted by indyfabz View Post
When did Utah become the west coast?
Oh my
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Oh my
I don’t recall crossing the Pacific while driving from Utah to Vegas. Only Lake Powell.
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Originally Posted by indyfabz View Post
When did Utah become the west coast?
Around the time Tennessee became the East Coast, I imagine.
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Originally Posted by indyfabz View Post
I don’t recall crossing the Pacific while driving from Utah to Vegas. Only Lake Powell.
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Originally Posted by indyfabz View Post
I don’t recall crossing the Pacific while driving from Utah to Vegas. Only Lake Powell.
To be fair, I never crossed the Pacific driving from San Francisco to San Diego, either.
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Originally Posted by indyfabz View Post
When did Utah become the west coast?
And if California slides into the ocean,
Like the mystics and statistics say it will,
I predict this hotel will be standing,
Until I pay my bill -
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To be fair, I never crossed the Pacific driving from San Francisco to San Diego, either.
But CA IS on the west coast. Utah is decidedly not.
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"Coast" can be a state of mind.
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My wife is such a good victim. She got her flu shot today and they told her no alcohol for three days. They told me nothing of the sort when I got mine a few weeks ago. But I'm being blamed nonetheless, because I and another friend encouraged her to get it done.
Does alcohol make the flu shot not work? Or cause any other bodily function issues. I wish I coud say I'm asking for a friend
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Our bandwidth has been operating in kbps range, and our independent distributor is deaf to my complaints. We're guaranteed the lightening quick speed of 5 kbps. So, rather than spend my time staring at a white screen, I'm gong to step off for awhile. Give the other customers my share.
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I thought you already had it examined?
it has been examined but this test has not been done. TTKU.
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