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What did you do today that no one else did?

Discussion in 'Ham Radio Life' started by W7UUU, Jul 6, 2016.

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  1. WF7A

    WF7A Subscriber QRZ Page

    Okay, I have you all beat: I have a condom on my left foot's big toe.

    Yes, I know that's not where it usually goes but I'm trying an experiment: I read somewhere that if you have a nagging toenail fungus problem that you should soak the affected toe in Listerine--eventually, it'll kill the fungus. (It sure beats taking a pill to get rid of the problem and that could also kill your liver.) I tried dipping my toe into a paint spray cap, other caps, in a Baggie with a rubber band ... none of those worked. So, what else would contain a liquid yet fit snugly on my toe? A condom.

    If this works, Trojan is going to receive the strangest customer feedback letter, ever.
     
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  2. W9AMM

    W9AMM Platinum Subscriber Platinum Subscriber QRZ Page

    DUDE!

    That's just wrong. :eek:

    I had the fungus among us at one point in time. I went to the Dr. and got that medicine. It took about 3 months but it cleared up and hasn't returned. Threw away the remainder of the prescription.

    I also used to get TERRIBLE heat rash when sweating and stuck in a soaked shirt. It itched like crazy. After the treatment, it never returned. I believe it has something to do with blood chemistry.

    Remember, even Tylenol is bad for your liver.

    Maybe we should sked something on 75 meters to continue this conversation further. :eek:
     
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  3. KC8VWM

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    Did you know Listerine was originally invented by an American Doctor in the 1800's as a floor and wall cleaner for scrubbing and disinfecting surgical rooms?

    Gee... they keep finding new uses for this product every day huh? :D:p
     
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  4. WJ4U

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    Let's just say I had an "interesting" day at work and leave it that, OK? o_O
     
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  5. KC8VWM

    KC8VWM Ham Member QRZ Page

    Was Listerine or condoms involved in any way??
     
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  6. WJ4U

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    LOL, no.
     
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  7. W7UUU

    W7UUU Principal Moderator Lifetime Member 133 Administrator Volunteer Moderator Platinum Subscriber Life Member QRZ Page

    What I did today I doubt anyone else did was to create a time-lapse of removing all of the parts in a Heathkit SB-650 Digital Display that's in really bad shape and badly in need of serious restoration.... (there's a thread on it over in Boatanchors)

    Here's the video - really cheesy with YouTube-added music that cuts abruptly :D:D

    Dave
    W7UUU

     
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  8. KC9UDX

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    Did you know about Barbicide?

    If not, I'm assuming you do know about words that end in -icide. :)
     
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  9. WF7A

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    I'm sure you're one of many success stories, but I just don't want to risk it since the only luck I have is bad--even flipping a coin where the odds are 50-50, 90% of time I lose.

    The other reason why I'm not opting for the drug is that it's not covered under my insurance plan--it's considered "non-essential" medicine ... which is fine--I have no quarrel against that.
     
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  10. KC8VWM

    KC8VWM Ham Member QRZ Page

    Homicide... Suicide... :D

    Yes, I know about it and just like using Listerine and condoms, Barbicide offers similar protection.

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