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oregano
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Nov 27, 1974 (Age: 47)
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the north, yeah that way
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ha ha, very funny

oregano

Title left intentionally blank, Male, 47, from the north, yeah that way

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PccKNA4eTqU Packing up the trailer today. Tomorrow I leave around 2am Pacific time to head north. Jan 19, 2022

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    1. oregano
      oregano
      1. oregano
        oregano
        "Beaten fallen angel but I've risen again...It's an honor to be chosen and to wait for the day" -Iron Maiden, "The Fallen Angel", 2000 (the youtube link above)
        Jan 19, 2022
    2. oregano
      oregano
      Tomorrow I will wipe my hard drive and install an updated distro of Linux Mint.
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    3. oregano
      oregano
    4. oregano
      oregano
      There is likely 6-10 inches of snow at my land. Move will have to be put off until it melts. No earlier than late February.
      1. tree
        tree
        I thought you were already moved....
        Dec 27, 2021
      2. oregano
        oregano
        I didn't get the home ready until wet weather had already arrived, then I sat out the dry November due to not wanting to travel during Thanksgiving. Then in early December the snow and rain started up and didn't stop. I certainly didn't expect half a foot of snow and temps too cold to melt it for weeks!
        Dec 27, 2021
    5. oregano
      oregano
      Merry Christmas, and whatever holiday is celebrated by y'all around now. My present was a rainy Christmas during our severe drought.
      1. Loren, Rasputin and Gerontius like this.
    6. oregano
      oregano
      Going to rain here all next week. Seriously thinking of wiping my hard drive and reinstalling Linux Mint.
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    7. oregano
      oregano
      Staying inside most of the time right now. Only going out once every few days for food and medical needs, and in the morning.
      1. oregano
        oregano
        I am so sick of cities and how desperate people have become. People steal everything they can just to make a few bucks for food. I guess getting something for $0 and selling it for $5 is a good enough profit.
        Dec 14, 2021
      2. oregano
        oregano
        I saw a woman selling (likely) stolen cleaning products under a cheap tent in a parking lot. A world where people can only clean their kitchens if the soap is stolen is not one I want to participate in.
        Dec 14, 2021
    8. oregano
      oregano
      1. oregano
        oregano
        ...which sometimes doesn't work on browsers other than Google Chrome or Microsoft Edge for some reason. Scroll down the homepage and you will see the button menu.
        Dec 12, 2021
      2. oregano
        oregano
        Also added are "next" buttons at the bottom of each page enabling one to click through the website in sequence without having to go back to the home page or relying on the top menu.
        Dec 12, 2021
    9. oregano
      oregano
      Born down in a dead man's town/The first kick I took was when I hit the ground -Bruce Springsteen
    10. Butterfly88
      Butterfly88
      Happy Birthday!
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      2. watersprite
        watersprite
        Happy Birthday oregano
        Nov 27, 2021
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      3. oregano
        oregano
        Thanks y'all!
        Nov 27, 2021
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    11. oregano
      oregano
      It's my birthday. I'm 47 today. Nobody cares, of course. Including me. Just a routine PSA.
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      3. oregano
        oregano
        Not that I consciously do anything illegal, but there are always CHP officers on the I-5 flatlands north of Sacramento and in the Sacramento River Canyon looking for drug couriers. They stop any car they think might be carrying dope and try to invent an excuse to search it.
        Nov 27, 2021
      4. oregano
        oregano
        Once I was stopped for a burnt out taillight and the cop kept trying to get me to contradict myself so he could search my car. I have to remember to keep from getting tripped up with stuff like my birthday and age.
        Nov 27, 2021
      5. crewlucaa_
        crewlucaa_
        I care :) Happy Birthday!!
        Nov 27, 2021
    12. UberScout
      UberScout
      I keep telling everyone I want to die, because society's toxicity has caused my spirit to feel...Disgusting. The more i try to cope with people like Maddog, the worse the toxicity feels.
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      2. UberScout
        UberScout
        It's just.... Pointless. Pointless and meaningless. The truth is, honestly, I just really, really want to die so I can stop feeling the cruel, unforgiving sting of toxicity...
        Nov 24, 2021
      3. Skittlebisquit
        Skittlebisquit
        I still believe in you.
        Nov 24, 2021
      4. phantom
        phantom
        You are completely right uberscout.
        Nov 24, 2021
    13. oregano
      oregano
      Thanksgiving is a cruel joke for many. Instead of cheer and togetherness, it means anger, hatred, and endless arguments.
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      2. oregano
        oregano
        @watersprite A chocolate Santa from the local grocery store seasonal items aisle.
        Nov 24, 2021
      3. UberScout
        UberScout
        I agree. Holidays in general just seem to be a setup for any family to fight over anything and everything.
        Nov 24, 2021
      4. Skittlebisquit
        Skittlebisquit
        I'm looking at pictures today of people I loved who are all dead, cherish, forgive, apologize
        Nov 24, 2021
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    14. oregano
      oregano
      Need yet ANOTHER root canal! UGH! Appointment is 2 December.
    15. oregano
      oregano
      Mom is pulling out all the stops to try to stop the move, or at least make it into a "half move" where I spend a couple weeks here...
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      2. Skittlebisquit
        Skittlebisquit
        So that's at least 3000 calories a day just to stay alive.
        Nov 7, 2021
      3. oregano
        oregano
        4500 feet? Uh no, the land is more like 2800 feet. Yreka is 2500 feet, Hornbrook town itself is 2100. Yep, it's cold, but I tolerate cold far better than heat anyway. As for snow, I've been following the weather for several years, and snow levels tend to be around 3000 feet.
        Nov 7, 2021
      4. oregano
        oregano
        There's really not much snow at land level anymore, and what falls tends to melt soon after the storm. I've seen radar images where the Shasta Valley, including up towards my land, is a blob of green (rain) in the middle of a blue (snow) sea. It used to be really snowy until global warming came along. In fact, AGW is a BIG reason for this whole thing.
        Nov 7, 2021
    16. oregano
      oregano
      Well, the weather won't cooperate, so I'm putting the move off until at least January 2022. I don't want to battle holiday crowds.
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      2. tree
        tree
        How does moving to rural property involve holiday crowds?
        Nov 2, 2021
      3. oregano
        oregano
        There is 280 miles of freeway between here and there, and the freeway is the main north-south road on the US West Coast, so during the end of year holidays it is heavily traveled.
        Nov 3, 2021
    17. oregano
      oregano
      The tiny home issues were simple fixes. Judgment Day #2 is tentatively set for 05/11/2021.
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    18. oregano
      oregano
      The tiny home has electrical and water leak problems, and my uncle is helping his wife move into her new RV. So, Judgment Day is any guess.
      1. watersprite
        watersprite
        that’s unfortunate. Hope the issues aren’t too difficult & can get fixed up.
        Oct 26, 2021
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    19. oregano
      oregano
      3rd day without my Adderall, all because of California's unreasonable laws regarding "schedule medications".
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      2. Raggamuffin
        Raggamuffin
        I encountered a similar issue with ADHD meds. The NHS GP said I can't get meds through the NHS because I had my ADHD diagnosis done privately. Seemed bizarre to me.
        Oct 26, 2021
      3. oregano
        oregano
        Well, the US doesn't have anything like the UK NHS, but we do have strict controls on "schedule medications", basically anything that is considered a narcotic like amphetamine based ADHD meds and opioid pain meds. Some states are more strict than others. California is the strictest in the nation.
        Oct 26, 2021
      4. oregano
        oregano
        BTW I managed to get my Adderall late yesterday, I managed to get my psychdoc to write a script. I will have to see a doctor every 30 days for a new script from now on.
        Oct 26, 2021
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      oregano
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      2. tree
        tree
        Thanks. So, generally it's rather....dry...in the area? I was expecting a much higher number. Like a Louisiana rain.
        Oct 25, 2021
      3. oregano
        oregano
        Well, California is rather arid, less so than South CA up here though. Louisiana gets hurricanes and we don't. Average yearly rainfall in Sacramento is 14-something inches.
        Oct 25, 2021
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    Gender:
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    Birthday:
    Nov 27, 1974 (Age: 47)
    Location:
    the north, yeah that way
    Occupation:
    ha ha, very funny
    Diagnosis Status:
    Aspergers Syndrome - Officially Diagnosed
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    When I'm walking a dark road / I am a man who walks alone -Iron Maiden, "Fear Of The Dark", 1992
    A test does not define me. "I am not a number! I am a free man!" -The Prisoner
    My tiny home: https://trailerprince.com/
    It is not the strongest nor the fittest species that survives. It is the species most adaptable to change that survives. -Charles Darwin