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Saturday Open Thread

Happy Saturday one and all!


President Obama: “There’s a reason fewer Republicans are preaching doom on deficits—because the deficits have come down at almost a record pace, and they’re now manageable. 41 more words

Current Events

Obama puts feds behind efforts to save pollinators

In our super-polarized political environment, here’s an issue that should unite Republicans, Democrats, liberals, conservatives, lefties, wing-nuts and all manner of thespians:

President Barack Obama… 2,241 more words


Bridgegate Makes Chris Christie MORE Popular With Tea Party

Interesting catch by Jonathan Bernstein (and a tip of the hat to Kevin Drum) for Bloomberg. Chris Christie’s approval rating has risen ten points among self-described Tea Party members since the Governor’s litany of scandals began. 203 more words


Wingsnuts ENRAGED With Coke, Because Freedom

It seems as if this country is so polarized, that we cannot even have a major NON-POLITICAL event without something becoming politicized in the course of the action. 449 more words

Right Wing

Wing-nut Wrench / Clé pour écrous à ailettes

Tel que montré sur cette photo, plusieurs de mes gabarits comportent des écrous à ailettes que j’avais l’habitude de serrer fermement avec des pinces.

As shown on this photo, several of my jigs feature wing-nuts that I used to reach for pliers to tighten them securely. 93 more words

Shop Made Tools / Outils Maison

Enhanced Drafting Compass / Amélioration du compas à tracer

Dernièrement j’ai fabriqué et partagé ce compas et j’y ai déjà apporté une amélioration que je veux partager avec vous. Compte tenu que je devais utiliser un clé hexagonale pour tenir la tête du boulon lorsque je serrais l’écrou à ailettes, j’ai changé le boulon à tête hexagonale pour un à ailettes fait maison. 196 more words

Shop Made Tools / Outils Maison