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VPI last won the day on July 21

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About VPI

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    World's Nicest Spy (Until he decides he needs control of you
  • Birthday 02/07/1976

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  1. VPI

    And now what did you do TODAY?

    Yep. That is in the plan. Just need to pick one.
  2. VPI

    And now what did you do TODAY?

    Yeah the old mailbox was ridiculously low. I think around 30 inches from the ground. No idea why USPS allowed it. I should have just started from scratch wit a new post, but I decided to try to put a new facade on first to see how that turns out.
  3. VPI

    And now what did you do TODAY?

    Took about three hours to refinish the existing weird old house mailbox with a modern model. Tried to use the existing post, though it was super crooked so I might end up ripping it all off anyway. Before After I absolutely suck at carpentry and have none of the right tools.
  4. VPI

    HDTV Suggestions

    After living with one for a week, I would say the Sony OLED beats out the equivalent LG in every way but the operating system. Android is such a clunky piece of shit for a TV...or phone. 🙂 The weird speakers built into the A9F are excellent for TV speakers.
  5. VPI

    What are you Grilling now?

    A little searing action for the Costco ribeye caps.
  6. VPI

    What are you Grilling now?

    Not much as the grills were wrapped up just as it started pouring rain. Fucking Al Gore and his ManBearPig.
  7. VPI

    What are you EATING right now?

    Candy bar
  8. VPI


    I did a ton of research and a big consensus for first bike is one that has some tech, anti-lock breaks, maybe even traction control that is not expensive. The Suzuki SV-650 used is typically highly recommended for a largish starter bike. I see no reason to buy a mini bike, can’t see anything or be seen. While even Schott has gone more designer than motorcycle leather, I am not sure that Japanese designer fake motorcycle leather jackets are really all that useful on a bike. They are all just knock-offs of the Schott anyway. Certain Schott’s are great motorcycle jackets as are the Belstaff Pure Motorcycle line. Both designer but actually functional. Look at Saint jeans out of Australia, comfortable with much better protection than the blend of Kevlar some jeans are using these days. MSF is awesome training.
  9. VPI

    House Build Pics

    Yes, the neighbors are kind of weird. He is an older guy in some kind of sales position that seems to have a lot of free time. I guess he either took a picture from his deck or went over to bug the workers daily for the whole build.
  10. VPI

    House Build Pics

    Anything is possible
  11. VPI

    House Build Pics

    Not sure if anyone would have any interest, outside of maybe Steve and his apprentice, but the new neighbors brought over a blueberry pie and full photo documentation of the build of the house. What was sold as and listed for taxes as a 1972 home with renovations, would appear to be a near complete tear down and new build. Note the sweet green fridge in many of the pictures and the worker riding the chimney like a bull before it collapsed through the floor into the basement. They tell us the chimney was going to be the only thing kept, until that. House Build
  12. VPI

    Happy Birthday Brent!

    Happy Birthday dickhead.
  13. VPI

    Happy Birthday raffy!

    Happy Birthday Raffy
  14. VPI

    What are you Grilling now?

    Looks great.
  15. VPI

    What are you Grilling now?

    It was 10,800 new and the clearance price was 8500 and they offered me another 20% off. It is last years model that does not have the full pull out in the cabinet, it just has the pull down door on the top. It was really over the top and felt like I could park my SUV on top of it.