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California Fires

Discussion in 'Fred's Barcalounge' started by drmilktruck, Dec 6, 2017.

  1. drmilktruck

    drmilktruck Friend of Fred

    May 17, 2009
    Plymouth, MN
    i hope any G-T members in Southern California are safe. (Of course this applies as well to anybody living there!)
     
  2. Wulfgang

    Wulfgang Synchromatic

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    569
    May 22, 2009
    Seattle WA./Omaha NE
    Amen brother! This was a bad year for fires on the west coast. I was living in the Federal Way area of WA this past summer and you could see smoke trails from miles away.. The drive going down to Portland, LA, Eugene,Oakland, Santa Ana and other places to do shows was a bit scary as the smoke got into everything.

    To see all the homes that got destroyed as well as wild life, not to mention the influx of displaced homeless people at every out in the stix gas station off of the highway was sad. My heart goes out to anyone personally affected by the fires.
     
  3. wabash slim

    wabash slim Country Gent

    Age:
    68
    Feb 10, 2010
    lafayette in
    Where I live (Indiana---Gateway to Illinois), it's always humid, if not raining. Aggravates my COPD something fierce. Of course, we don't get wild fires. Fair trade off. All of you in the flaming Left Coast be safe!
     
  4. thunder58

    thunder58 Gretschified

    Age:
    59
    Dec 23, 2010
    tappan ny
    be safe everyone
     
  5. Henry

    Henry Friend of Fred

    Apr 9, 2014
    Petaluma
    Yes, scary! I am working on a transaction in that area (I am far away in Northern California). The surveyor had to vacate the offices. My client's kids' school was canceled. Scary stuff.
     
  6. TSims1

    TSims1 Friend of Fred

    Jun 18, 2013
    Atlanta
    Praying for all affected, and for a quick full containment........
     
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  7. Wulfgang

    Wulfgang Synchromatic

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    May 22, 2009
    Seattle WA./Omaha NE
    My father came by tonight and bought me a new samsung 4k hd tv as a early surprise xmas gift to cheer me up tonight.. Me not having bought a tv in over 11 years and two remotes to control the darn thing, half hour of squinting at set up direction menu's because everything looks to zoomed in what do I see... A guy chasing a wild rabbit down the Ventura county road in order to save him.. Flames engulfing the whole area. I think I will wait to till tomorrow to do some couch surfing.. to late to exchange it for a mystery brain?

    All the wild animals will be wondering into peoples yards looking for water, be careful out there Cali friends!
     
  8. Gretschman2

    Gretschman2 Country Gent

    Age:
    64
    Apr 8, 2013
    Enetai, WA
    Very scary stuff, hopes and prayers for all affected.