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HANGING CABLE
Wires or cables strung from point to point or pole to pole assume a catenary curve with a sag 1/20 of the span. A lesser sag signals excessive tension in the wire or cable. A greater sag calls for more poles, closer together.
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LYING
If someone lies, they'll lie to you
Quinn, Belgium
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PAY ATTENTION TO HOW HE TREATS STRANGERS
If you want to know what someone is TRULY like, pay attention to how he treats strangers.
Quinn, Belgium
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DOING THE RIGHT THING
If you can't tell if you did the right thing for your kid, you probably didn't. If you can tell you didn't, you sure as hell didn't. If you did, you'll know
Quinn, Belgium
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ASSESS THEIR WORTH
If your partner can't make you smile when you're crying, doesn't try or doesn't care, he/she's not worth it
Quinn, Belgium
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WHY SHOULD I CARE?
The emotional impact of a disaster or tragedy is inversely proportional to its distance from you.
Jerry Kinsey, Retired, Columbia, Mo., USA
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DRUNK DRIVING
In many parts of the country...on the weekend between the hours of 10:00 pm and 3:00 am...1 in every 10 cars is being driven by a drunk driver.
Jerry Kinsey, Retired, Columbia, Mo., USA
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DYING WHILE DRIVING
The residents of Montana are the most likely to be killed in a car crash. The residents of Massachusetts are the least likely to die in a car crash.
Jerry Kinsey, Retired, Columbia, Mo., USA
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LADDER CONFIDENCE
If you have reached the height where you need to be on a ladder, but feel nervous and uncomfortable...go up one more rung and then step back down. This will help you feel less anxious.
Jerry Kinsey, Retired, Columbia, Mo., USA
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