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  1. tonyb liked BobHufford's post in the thread Ghost signs.

    You're not a true redneck until you have a truck body in your yard. We had this circa-1960, 22-foot, Brown box truck body moved from...

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  2. tonyb replied to the thread Tourist cabins, auto and motor courts.

    Should be Richard Byrd, not Robert. Robert was a long-serving US senator from West Virginia.

    Sep 19, 2021 at 6:32 PM
  3. tonyb liked RBH's post in the thread Tourist cabins, auto and motor courts.

    Arkansas Motor Courts [img] [img] [img] Hollywood beds no less!!!! [img] [img]

    Sep 18, 2021 at 9:46 PM
  4. tonyb replied to the thread Tourist cabins, auto and motor courts.

    I’d think that anyone actually looking to make a viable business of it would almost have to try not to. You wouldn’t even have to turn a...

    Sep 17, 2021 at 3:45 AM
  5. tonyb liked Ghostsoldier's post in the thread Tourist cabins, auto and motor courts.

    If I was independently wealthy with disposable income, I'd buy it just to save it from the wrecking ball...or a box chain convenience...

    Sep 17, 2021 at 3:36 AM
  6. tonyb liked GHT's post in the thread So trivial, yet it really ticks you off..

    Why does a sexual profanity enter my head when seeing anything Christmas related, anywhere outside of Christmas?

    Sep 17, 2021 at 3:33 AM
  7. tonyb replied to the thread So trivial, yet it really ticks you off..

    ^^^^^ The door-swings-both-ways school of human relations.

    Sep 16, 2021 at 9:30 PM
  8. tonyb replied to the thread So trivial, yet it really ticks you off..

    Perhaps I should put a good criminal defense lawyer on retainer, seeing how sorely tempted to homicide I become whenever I hear that...

    Sep 16, 2021 at 5:46 PM
  9. tonyb liked Hercule's post in the thread So trivial, yet it really ticks you off..

    Speaking of knocking on doors - 2 points: In our new house and neighborhood, we have been amazed at the number of door to door...

    Sep 16, 2021 at 2:14 PM
  10. tonyb liked Hercule's post in the thread So trivial, yet it really ticks you off..

    I've always had an aversion to any observance that is purposely crafted in a way intended to tug at the heart strings and elicit an...

    Sep 16, 2021 at 2:12 PM
  11. tonyb liked LizzieMaine's post in the thread So trivial, yet it really ticks you off..

    Yep. I've never been much for these kinds of observations, but especially not this one. I went to Ground Zero in 2005, and it was too...

    Sep 16, 2021 at 2:11 PM
  12. tonyb replied to the thread Terms Which Have Disappeared.

    I’ve cruised but once. It was anything but formal. It was kinda tacky, really. People stuffing their faces and disco dancing and...

    Sep 16, 2021 at 6:12 AM
  13. tonyb replied to the thread Terms Which Have Disappeared.

    My gastrointestinal tract was essentially without limits on capacity when I was of an age when grownups pulled that “you’ll ruin your...

    Sep 16, 2021 at 6:04 AM
  14. tonyb replied to the thread Vintage neon signs.

    It ain’t neon, but I admit to liking the look of backlit plastic signs. I once lived near a large ’60s(?) built retail center — several...

    Sep 15, 2021 at 11:34 PM
  15. tonyb liked LizzieMaine's post in the thread Vintage neon signs.

    In my town it was always rare to see those without at least one hole in them from a rock. Kids today.

    Sep 15, 2021 at 11:24 PM
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