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by israel67
Thu Sep 03, 2009 7:44 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Rabbis with guns ..
Replies: 8
Views: 510

Re: Rabbis with guns ..

http://matzav.com/shul-security-and-the-rabbis-with-guns/ An interesting comment on that second link.. This is not the Judaism I grew up in where we had respect I've never heard mainstream Judaism mention guns as being 'disrespectful'. Indeed, every Jew has the obligation to protect his life and th...
by israel67
Thu Sep 03, 2009 7:55 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Rabbis with guns ..
Replies: 8
Views: 510

Rabbis with guns ..

..leaving aside the awful Latinization of the plural of 'Rabbi', I found the use of the word 'sheep' in this one quite interesting... http://www.thejc.com/blogpost/rabbis-guns Meet the members of the "International security coalition of Clergy", which is part of the "Tzedek Task Force on Counter Ter...
by israel67
Fri Aug 14, 2009 7:06 pm
Forum: Technical Tips, Questions & Discussions (Computers & Internet)
Topic: Post your wallpaper
Replies: 66
Views: 7374

Re: Post your wallpaper

Another Mac geek here. :-)

The picture is one I took on a recent trip to Loch Drunkie here in Scotland.

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(you have to click on the link to make it go full-size .. no idea why)
by israel67
Wed Aug 12, 2009 7:43 pm
Forum: Never Again!!
Topic: child bundled into a car - what do you do?
Replies: 21
Views: 1709

Re: child bundled into a car - what do you do?

"bearded"??? :biggrinjester:
by israel67
Wed Aug 12, 2009 1:05 pm
Forum: Never Again!!
Topic: Failed to immediately show CHL
Replies: 104
Views: 10020

Re: Failed to immediately show CHL

For most smart phones, you can download http://www.txdps.state.tx.us/ftp/forms/LS-16.pdf" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false; and have the CHL rules in a handy file. Not as slick as an iPhone app but a good quick reference. Thanks for that - downloading it as I speak. If anyone else is fr...
by israel67
Wed Aug 12, 2009 12:55 pm
Forum: Never Again!!
Topic: child bundled into a car - what do you do?
Replies: 21
Views: 1709

child bundled into a car - what do you do?

Hi guys.. 'haven't been on the forum of late. Still trying to work towards educator certification for the Great State of Texas. I'll get there.. :patriot: Anyway, I was thinking of my nieces the other day - the two who live in Amarillo, and remembering when they were growing up here in Europe, and I...
by israel67
Wed Aug 12, 2009 12:27 pm
Forum: Never Again!!
Topic: Failed to immediately show CHL
Replies: 104
Views: 10020

Re: Failed to immediately show CHL

(I actually have a Texas Statutes application on my iPhone that I can immediately pull up ANY Texas statute on, on a moments notice. I have all the ones that matter to CHL carry bookmarked for quick and easy access :mrgreen: ) Niice! Could you tell me what that app's called? I'll answer, it's calle...
by israel67
Tue Aug 11, 2009 4:32 pm
Forum: Never Again!!
Topic: Failed to immediately show CHL
Replies: 104
Views: 10020

Re: Failed to immediately show CHL

dicion wrote:(I actually have a Texas Statutes application on my iPhone that I can immediately pull up ANY Texas statute on, on a moments notice. I have all the ones that matter to CHL carry bookmarked for quick and easy access :mrgreen: )
Niice! Could you tell me what that app's called?
by israel67
Tue Feb 17, 2009 12:51 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: One Earring or Two?
Replies: 81
Views: 2646

Re: One Earring or Two?

I got both ears pierced when I was seventeen. :oops:

One of my pupils noticed it a few months back and was like, 'Sir, you've got pierced ears!!!!"

Mucho hilarity.
by israel67
Sun Feb 15, 2009 8:15 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: guns, schools and teachers ...
Replies: 6
Views: 366

Re: guns, schools and teachers ...

School Parking Lots are not off limits to CHL's/Guns in cars according to the Texas Law. Only the physical buildings of the School (including sports fields) are off limits, and this may change soon. Some Schools have their parking lots posted with a non-enforceable sign. Additionally, most Schools ...
by israel67
Sun Feb 15, 2009 6:12 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: guns, schools and teachers ...
Replies: 6
Views: 366

Re: guns, schools and teachers ...

Wow, and I even posted to that thread! Was I drunk, I don't recall?? :cheers2:

Anyway, I can't see any mention of a school situation there. I suppose I'll just have to wait and see...
by israel67
Sat Feb 14, 2009 4:53 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: guns, schools and teachers ...
Replies: 6
Views: 366

guns, schools and teachers ...

Hi y'all. 'haven't had much time to read here of late. Efforts at getting TX teacher certification accelerating. Impatient, but well, like my old dad ( זייל ) used to say, all things come to those who wait. :banghead: Anyway, I sort of checked in a week ago or so, and IIRC, there was a topic about a...
by israel67
Thu Feb 12, 2009 3:42 am
Forum: 2009 Texas Legislative Session
Topic: Employer parking lot bill has been filed by Sen. Hegar
Replies: 37
Views: 1977

Re: Employer parking lot bill has been filed by Sen. Hegar

dawgfishboy wrote:Would my vehicle be excluded? :headscratch

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Oh, lovely bike! I've the same: a burgundy red LHT. Delicious. :)
by israel67
Sun Jan 04, 2009 5:32 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: The Mighty Glock !!
Replies: 7
Views: 603

Re: The Mighty Glock !!

you move to Texas yet??? Hey! Sadly, not yet. :mad5 I contacted the TX State Board of Education, and unfortunately, there are relatively few opportunities to teach whilst you're working towards certification. You have to do it the other way around: get certification, and then look for a posting. An...
by israel67
Sat Dec 20, 2008 1:58 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: The Mighty Glock !!
Replies: 7
Views: 603

The Mighty Glock !!

.. it's not a myth!! I just swatted a fly with the Glock catalogue!! :hurry:

How y'all been?

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