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Date: 07/26/13 08:24 AM

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    drawman61 Male 50-59
    7751 posts
    July 26, 2013 at 8:25 am
    Link: Lifehacks Of Days Gone By - In days gone by these were lifehacks
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    Fwoggie2 Male 30-39
    1803 posts
    July 26, 2013 at 9:18 am
    Loving the chair across the river instructions. One of you will have to swim across, but that`s not dangerous at all.

    Oh for the days of acceptable risks...
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    madduck Female 50-59
    7605 posts
    July 26, 2013 at 9:25 am
    why are they still not?
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    Agent00Smith Male 18-29
    2581 posts
    July 26, 2013 at 9:54 am
    Now it`s just: "Get a job, don`t ask questions, don`t do anything besides that job."
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    LordJim Male 60-69
    7056 posts
    July 26, 2013 at 11:10 am
    They still work. Scouts today don`t know they`re born. When I was a scout mad dogs, runaway horses, quicksand and flooded rivers were just part of daily life.

    These days you can get a merit badge for uploading a clip to Youtube. In my day you had to suck out viper venom from a stricken comrade. Or at least practice with the scoutmaster.
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    Geogypsy Female 18-29
    2546 posts
    July 26, 2013 at 12:05 pm
    Hmm, for some strange reason I`m craving cigarettes...
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    Byfield Male 18-29
    464 posts
    July 26, 2013 at 12:17 pm
    These are pretty good. The fire extinguisher, especially. Ill probably prepare a few of those fore the house.

    Another good one is the old timey refridgerator. Works really well, particularly in hot weather. Get a ceramic pot, fill the bottom with sand. Put another ceramic pot into the pot, supported by the sand base. FIll the edge in with sand, to the top. Pour water - salt water is fine - into the sand until its at the top. Cover the pot with a wet rag. The inside of the central pot will cool down and you can store meat and stuff in it. Just be sure to refill the water.
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    ferdyfred Male 40-49
    13631 posts
    July 26, 2013 at 3:54 pm
    God I must be old. apart from the fire extinguisher
    I know all of these
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    Ani187 Female 30-39
    4448 posts
    July 26, 2013 at 4:12 pm
    Most of these are still pretty relevant.
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    carmium Female 50-59
    6381 posts
    July 26, 2013 at 6:28 pm
    LordJim: "But Scoutmaster, that`s not where the manual says to suck out the poison..."
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    handimanner Male 60-69
    2095 posts
    July 26, 2013 at 8:06 pm
    In case of syphilis ram a hot poker in yer joystick.
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    Gerry1of1 Male 50-59
    36834 posts
    July 26, 2013 at 8:11 pm

    GAWD! I miss smoking! I wish I`d never quit.
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    OldOllie Male 60-69
    15841 posts
    July 26, 2013 at 9:34 pm
    GAWD! I miss smoking! I wish I`d never quit.
    I hear you, man. Growing old isn`t all it`s cracked up to be, anyway.
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    RoboPatton Male 30-39
    2424 posts
    July 26, 2013 at 11:01 pm
    "Good work Johnny, and remember to always smoke Gallaher`s brand cigarrets. They go down smooth and come with handy survival tips. They just might save your life one day!"

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