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Dean F. (acrosome) - BPL Lifetime Member

My Locale Back in the Front Range
About Me Solvitur ambulando sub divo.
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All Forum Posts by Dean F.

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Survivorman
I always strongly suspected that the interpersonal 'drama' on Dual Survival was contrived. I guess that if this was one of the issues of contention that I'd have to back him up on his ...

In Chaff » Discovery Channel Fires Cody Lundin.
February 18, 2:17pm

Multi-Tool
I want a multi-tool with: 1. small knife, ideally with a lock 2. tweezers 3. pliers 4. nail file 5. robust scissors Mind you I mean REAL scissors like on the Leatherman Micra, not the ti...

In GEAR » Knife features, uses
February 18, 1:18pm

Re: bagram
>>> Friends name is Lt Col Scott Russi....AF...... Name sounds vaguely familiar but, no, I don't think I know him.

In Chaff » Montana Mountain Man Arrested For Fishing Without A License (or was it taking the King's deer?) Because He Was Hungry.
February 18, 11:57am

UL != non-durable
My MLD Burn is, what, 12oz? and I find it hard not to believe that it will be soldiering on 20 years from now...

In GEAR » What Dan McHale has to say about UL backpacks
February 16, 10:32am

Re: public option?
>>> I don't know if what I think is best is the so called public option I was trying to say a public option, not The exact Public Option for which Hillary Clinton was stumping. My...

In Chaff » Montana Mountain Man Arrested For Fishing Without A License (or was it taking the King's deer?) Because He Was Hungry.
February 16, 9:47am

Re: Re: 1.2 or 3
>>> I became unemployeed and had COBRA offered to me. It was way more expensive and it was only good for a short time, like 1 year. There are other laws than COBRA, and what you are ta...

In Chaff » Montana Mountain Man Arrested For Fishing Without A License (or was it taking the King's deer?) Because He Was Hungry.
February 15, 6:18pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: Corp taxes
>>> ...so you have to way reduce tax rates... Do you expect me to object to this? :) The US tax code is, as you yourself have implied, a royal goat-screw. To define a very achievab...

In Chaff » Montana Mountain Man Arrested For Fishing Without A License (or was it taking the King's deer?) Because He Was Hungry.
February 15, 5:40pm

Re: Re: Re: 1.2 or 3
"What we had before" was #2, under COBRA! And, yes, it worked, but it's also criminally inefficient as well as monumentally unfair to the insured people who had to pay healthcare cos...

In Chaff » Montana Mountain Man Arrested For Fishing Without A License (or was it taking the King's deer?) Because He Was Hungry.
February 15, 5:23pm

Re: Re: Corp taxes
>>> And reduced tax on capital gains is targeted for super wealthy. Average people get most of their income as wages. Yes, this is exactly my objection to a low capital gains tax rate...

In Chaff » Montana Mountain Man Arrested For Fishing Without A License (or was it taking the King's deer?) Because He Was Hungry.
February 15, 5:05pm

Re: 1.2 or 3
Maybe I was conflating you and Brian, Rick, since you seemed to be defending his statements. If not, my bad. But, huh. So you actually DO support option #3, i.e. some form of universal health...

In Chaff » Montana Mountain Man Arrested For Fishing Without A License (or was it taking the King's deer?) Because He Was Hungry.
February 15, 4:56pm

All Reader Reviews by Dean F.

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Mary Jane's Farm Sante Fe Pasta
I just got back from a Wind River Range traverse in which I tried a couple of Mary Jane's Farm meals for the first time- I had never heard of them- and I'm impressed. Fist, my caveat: I hav...

In Foods - Prepackaged Meals & Side Dishes
September 11, 3:21pm

Bushnell SolarWrap Mini
Very light, but lost points for a smaller battery capacity than competitors and for durability concerns. And, shouldn't we really have an Electronic category in Gear Reviews at this point? Put...

In Miscellaneous Products
February 09, 6:56pm

Ultimate Hiker's Gear Guide -Andrew Skurka book
Wow, how to rate this book? It is NOT meant for someone who is already an experienced UL hiker. There is nothing in this book that someone like that doesn't already know or can find out in fiv...

In Books and Media
June 21, 3:43pm

Klepper Double wood framed folding kayak
I own a Long Haul Mark 2, which is a copy of the Klepper Double. Though the fasteners vary very slightly the Klepper frame can use the Long Haul hull-skins and vice versa. The guy who builds the Lon...

In Miscellaneous Products
March 27, 1:18pm

Sawyer In-Line Filter
I have a slightly different kit- the 0.1 micron 4-way filter. Of the filters available I give it a 5. It's not perfect, but IMHO it is the best that is available, hands down. The 4-way kit come...

In Hydration - Water Treatment
December 08, 10:12am

La Sportiva Crosslite
Personally, I rate this shoe a 5/5 because I'm ecstatic to find a shoe that FITS! (I have mutant monkey-feet.) But generally it is probably a 4. Listen, ye, to my tale of woe... I just mov...

In Footwear - Boots, Shoes, Gaiters
September 27, 6:02pm

Mont Bell
My wife ordered something I wanted for my birthday from MontbellUSA (not the main company in Japan). She included several ways of contacting her. Three and a half months later it hadn't arrived, s...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
September 03, 11:46pm