The Gripe Site

7/22/01 @ 10:36 PM
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Sambo
Sambo
USER since 6/15/01
Just wondering why no one has griped for a while. Are we not aloud to gripe under the new rules of conduct?

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11/13/18 @ 5:10 PM
Dave (Golden)
Dave (Golden)
MEMBER since 6/22/01

Glow Plugs... Went out to plow yesterday and had a hard time starting the tractor.. Used the Skidsteer and that even started hard. (thought the diesel gelled). Removed all the glow plugs from both, one bad on the Skidsteer and three bad on the tractor. no wonder it won't start. Went to the Cat and Cummins dealers today... $38.00 for one glow plug for the skidsteer (figured that at Cat), and the Cummins dealer wanted $43.00 each for the tractor.. WTF.. the guy behind the counter went and talked to his boss, they sold them to me for $30.00 each.. geez no mark-up on those.. at least they did me a favor.. too cold to fix them now, better luck tomorrow.

Edited on 11/13/18 5:16 PM
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11/13/18 @ 2:21 PM
river_chaser
river_chaser
USER since 10/3/12

checking out hunting clothes at fleet farm.  Everything is made in china yet the prices look excessive. $30 for a fleece balaklava?  50-70 for a basic hunting vest with few pockets?  I can recall 30 years ago a pair of those green wool pants made in canada for about $12 . Now from china for $50.  Somthing isnt right and I blame the name brand marketing schemes more than anything.

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11/11/18 @ 12:00 PM
chaw
chaw
USER since 9/11/02

Good move rikj. I think I’ll get up extra early next Sunday and get some donuts. 

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11/11/18 @ 10:47 AM
Carpio
Carpio
MEMBER since 11/5/17

What a world!  The temperance league is back. A few whiners are complaining about the white wine in Ma Banesch’ herring so now they’re eliminating it.Ill try one jar but I already have my doubts.      CARPIO 

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11/11/18 @ 9:53 AM
rikj
rikj
USER since 7/29/01

Must be a wife thing with the brunch........Mine thought we were going out this morning but I grabbed her a squished egg sammy and some cheesy bread stix after gassing up the truck at our local Kwik Trip. She's slightly pissed, not too bad, she must have been hungry........

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11/11/18 @ 8:51 AM
chaw
chaw
USER since 9/11/02

I love breakfast food. Eggs, sausage, pancakes, I love it all. I can make a great breakfast right here at home for less than 5 bucks. I can also go to one of the local diners and get a great breakfast for 10 bucks.

I have a very hard time waiting in line to spend 35 bucks on a brunch but my wife seems to think the eggs taste better if it costs more. End rant- I’m headed out to eat some 35 dollar eggs. 


Edited on 11/11/18 8:52 AM
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11/10/18 @ 9:36 AM
wiscoarborist
wiscoarborist
USER since 11/6/18

Shhh,Bozo…..What happens in the Keys STAYS in the Keys.

Just gotta remember to put the pegs up at the end of the ride.

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11/10/18 @ 9:09 AM
Bozo
Bozo
USER since 7/29/02

hmmmm….. Didn't I meet you once in the Key's   LOL 

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11/10/18 @ 8:59 AM
wiscoarborist
wiscoarborist
USER since 11/6/18

Mornin' Brent.

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11/10/18 @ 7:29 AM
Plmlk
Plmlk
MEMBER since 12/18/07

Wisco-

You new in town?  I heard through the grapevine that you know about trees and stuff lol

Welcome to Lake-Link.  If you have any newbie questions let us know - happy to help you acclimate to this big dysfunction family.  (To coin a term from nif)

cheers

Edited on 11/10/18 7:33 AM
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