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by Rekd
Tue Sep 28, 2010 7:54 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Why can't ASA members do this for the ASA as well ?
Replies: 64
Views: 20579

Re: Why can't ASA members do this for the ASA as well ?

I just double checked my charity and it was set for Center for Biological Diversity (Tucson AZ) ...?! :shock: Amount Raised Center for Biological Diversity ID: 806333 Year: Month Searches $ Raised from Searches(1) $ Raised from Shopping(2) Total (Estimated) January 351 $3.51 $6.26 $9.77 February 195...
by Rekd
Thu Aug 19, 2010 8:06 am
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: They're Not "Bridges", They're "Grade Control Structures"
Replies: 1
Views: 873

They're Not "Bridges", They're "Grade Control Structures"

Americans are stupid. Plain and simple. Unguarded border bridges could be route into US - Yahoo! News We've allowed ourselves to be duped every time we turn around.... "Yeah, we're going to spend millions on this fence to keep illegals out." What they don't tell you is that there are foot bridges on...
by Rekd
Wed Aug 04, 2010 4:31 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: AB 1934 Assembly Bill Passed Today - Going to Senate
Replies: 0
Views: 949

AB 1934 Assembly Bill Passed Today - Going to Senate

AB 1934 Assembly Bill - AMENDED Passed the Senate Appropriations Committee today and could be voted on as early as this week. The liberal media will be happy because they won't get caught trying to lie to Americans about the whi... I mean black man carrying a rifle out in the open and everything.
by Rekd
Thu Jul 15, 2010 7:24 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Its the Rain.
Replies: 6
Views: 1837

Re: Its the Rain.

Did you make this with data from the sources you listed and do you mind if I use your name? :mrgreen: I didn't make any data - I collected it from the reliable sources as quoted above and assembled it into a meaningful form. Sure, you can tell anyone you wish what I did, and how I did it. Yes, that...
by Rekd
Thu Jul 15, 2010 6:57 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Its the Rain.
Replies: 6
Views: 1837

Re: Its the Rain.

Did you make this with data from the sources you listed and do you mind if I use your name? :mrgreen:
by Rekd
Wed Jul 14, 2010 4:52 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: BLM bans playing horseshoes for our safety!!
Replies: 23
Views: 4195

Re: BLM bans playing horseshoes for our safety!!

Want to know another bottom line? I have never heard of someone getting impaled by a horseshoe stake while riding through someone's camp. Well, Rekd, how many do you need? Or, how many on any kind of basis is acceptable to you? My number is zero. What's yours? PS For woody and rec’d (and the record...
by Rekd
Tue Jul 13, 2010 9:47 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: BLM bans playing horseshoes for our safety!!
Replies: 23
Views: 4195

Re: BLM bans playing horseshoes for our safety!!

Bottom line, metal stakes in the ground, including horse shoe stakes, are a hazard. I’m sure you agree with that. Want to know another bottom line? I have never heard of someone getting impaled by a horseshoe stake while riding through someone's camp. Or getting a flat tire. And I've been actively ...
by Rekd
Wed May 19, 2010 6:51 pm
Forum: Pismo Oceano Dunes
Topic: Oceano in BIG trouble! - ARTICLE -
Replies: 1
Views: 2396

Re: Oceano in BIG trouble! - ARTICLE -

The study concluded that break-up by off-highway vehicles of a natural crust that forms on sand dunes, and a lack of vegetative cover in areas where OHVs are ridden, are the primary causes of high particulate air pollution being blown from the park to populated areas of the Nipomo Mesa. "natural cr...
by Rekd
Sat May 15, 2010 8:25 am
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: H. R. 4995 "Repeal the Mandate"
Replies: 1
Views: 828

H. R. 4995 "Repeal the Mandate"

No, I didn't say man date, I said mandate . [-X HR 4995 IH 111th CONGRESS 2d Session H. R. 4995 To restore the American people’s freedom to choose the health insurance that best meets their individual needs by repealing the mandate that all Americans obtain government-approved health insurance. IN T...
by Rekd
Thu Apr 15, 2010 10:17 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Article - Government Sleuths Go Undercover on ATV Sales
Replies: 20
Views: 3392

Re: Article - Government Sleuths Go Undercover on ATV Sales

Thanks WiG.

I've heard it from a few different sources including my kid's ATV Safety Instructor, but haven't had time to track it down for sure. Do you know how often the VC web site is updated?
by Rekd
Wed Apr 14, 2010 5:10 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Article - Government Sleuths Go Undercover on ATV Sales
Replies: 20
Views: 3392

Re: Article - Government Sleuths Go Undercover on ATV Sales

California State Law requires certified parents / adult supervising kids riding ATV's until they are 14 or 16 yrs old. (don't know the age). So, no kid is legal to be riding out there without certified supervision in this state. It's 14 years old before you can ride without adult supervision in Ca....
by Rekd
Wed Feb 24, 2010 9:03 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: LEO's out of Control!
Replies: 98
Views: 34497

Re: LEO's out of Control!

The cops at the dunes remind me somewhat of the cops in Ukraine. You have to pay them to get out of a ticket. That sounds bad, but the reality is that they don't get paid enough from the government to feed their family. The difference there is that they don't harass you or pull you over for no reas...
by Rekd
Thu Jan 28, 2010 6:51 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Border Patrol agent dies
Replies: 56
Views: 8904

Re: Border Patrol agent dies

Woodglue wrote:Mexico has extradited a man to the United States
Didn't see that coming. :shock:
by Rekd
Sat Jan 23, 2010 8:26 am
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: What next??
Replies: 5
Views: 1254

Re: What next??

http://www.factcheck.org/2009/09/bogus-brazilian-oil-claims/ The e-mail is false on two counts. * The message falsely says the decision was due to an "executive order" by the president. No presidential order was required. Furthermore, none of President Obama’s appointees had joined the Ex-Im board a...
by Rekd
Wed Jan 13, 2010 5:57 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: LEO's out of Control!
Replies: 98
Views: 34497

Re: LEO's out of Control!

unless you're willing to really push the issue, the best thing to do in that situation is stfu. Hopefully the situation will be over shortly. If a LEO is doing things he's not supposed to be doing, perhaps STFU is the right thing to do while you're taking steps to try to make sure he doesn't do it ...
by Rekd
Tue Jan 12, 2010 6:35 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: LEO's out of Control!
Replies: 98
Views: 34497

Re: LEO's out of Control!

That's the point that quite a few Monday morning quarterbacks seem to be missing. If you're referring to me, the point was taken from the first time you said it. When threatened with "say another word and the ticket book comes out" has never stopped me from stating my point, and it probably never w...
by Rekd
Sun Jan 10, 2010 8:44 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: LEO's out of Control!
Replies: 98
Views: 34497

Re: LEO's out of Control!

Interesting. I haven't read the whole thread, but I read your recollection of the incident. As for the OP, there was no "making up" of rules. The LEO actually admitted it was only "common sense" not to let the fire get that big, whether it was safe or not. (I'm sure it was more than safe). As for th...
by Rekd
Sun Jan 10, 2010 8:27 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: LEO's out of Control!
Replies: 98
Views: 34497

Re: LEO's out of Control!

Thanks for the link(s). I'll read them and get back to you later.
by Rekd
Sun Jan 10, 2010 6:22 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: LEO's out of Control!
Replies: 98
Views: 34497

Re: LEO's out of Control!

I can only repeat my explanations so many times before I have to just assume people aren't even reading them. If you still don't get it. Go back and read my other thread about this and the rest of my posts about it above and on Glamis Dunes.com. If you don't get it after that...all I can assume is ...
by Rekd
Sun Jan 10, 2010 2:51 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: LEO's out of Control!
Replies: 98
Views: 34497

Re: LEO's out of Control!

We also have LEO's making up rules on the spot and threatening us with a fine if we don't comply. How can we when they never told us? So were they making things up or weren't they? Just trying to get clarity, Jason. Sounded to me like he was being over-dramatic because he refuses to answer my quest...
by Rekd
Fri Jan 08, 2010 7:15 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: LEO's out of Control!
Replies: 98
Views: 34497

Re: LEO's out of Control!

Check this out... Check THIS out... you still haven't told us what "rules" the LEO's "made up". Are you just making THAT up? :roll: And Jason, unless you were doing something wrong, I'm really disappointed that you let the LEOs push you around like that. I'm a skinny, long haired white boy that who...
by Rekd
Wed Jan 06, 2010 7:55 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: A story that needs to be told
Replies: 37
Views: 7633

Re: A story that needs to be told

67falcon wrote:when it hits the fan the public blames the LEO’s for not being there.
That's a new one... :wink:
by Rekd
Wed Jan 06, 2010 7:53 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: LEO's out of Control!
Replies: 98
Views: 34497

Re: LEO's out of Control!

Oh, and Mike, I meant the OP shouldn't go around trying to investigate those things. Not sure where you got the idea you did... :lol:
by Rekd
Wed Jan 06, 2010 7:51 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: LEO's out of Control!
Replies: 98
Views: 34497

Re: LEO's out of Control!

Rekd wrote:
RocketScientist wrote: We also have LEO's making up rules on the spot and threatening us with a fine if we don't comply.
IF they did this, tell us what, exactly, they made up.
:crickets:
by Rekd
Tue Jan 05, 2010 7:07 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: LEO's out of Control!
Replies: 98
Views: 34497

Re: LEO's out of Control!

We got LEO's circling our camp without their lights on. If I rode around without lights at night, it's a $100 fine. GB can verify this, but if you can prove they weren't performing their duty and were just "stalking" you, photograph it, video it, get witnesses to it and file a complaint. Probably n...
by Rekd
Thu Dec 31, 2009 11:18 am
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Joe Legal vs....
Replies: 3
Views: 1059

Joe Legal vs....

JOE LEGAL vs. JOSE ILLEGAL You have two families: "Joe Legal" and "Jose Illegal". Both families have two parents, two children, and live in California . Joe Legal works in construction, has a Social Security Number and makes $25.00 per hour with taxes deducted. Jose Illegal also works in constructio...
by Rekd
Thu Dec 31, 2009 10:07 am
Forum: Lost & Found
Topic: Large Chocolate Dog sighting at Glamis
Replies: 5
Views: 3734

Re: Large Chocolate Dog sighting at Glamis

Has anyone put any food or water out for the dog? It's prolly hungry by now.
by Rekd
Tue Dec 29, 2009 4:28 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: UCSD Using Your Tax Dollars to Help Illegals
Replies: 1
Views: 922

UCSD Using Your Tax Dollars to Help Illegals

Art/tech project helps border crossers find water and poetry - San Jose Mercury News SAN DIEGO — A group of California artists wants Mexicans and Central Americans to have more than just a few cans of tuna and a jug of water for their illegal trek through the harsh desert into the U.S. Faculty at U...
by Rekd
Fri Dec 25, 2009 9:25 am
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: To My Democratic Friends, To My Republican Friends
Replies: 3
Views: 1051

To My Democratic Friends, To My Republican Friends

To My Democratic Friends: Please accept with no obligation, implied or implicit, my best wishes for an environmentally conscious, socially responsible, low-stress, non-addictive, gender-neutral celebration of the winter solstice Holiday, practiced within the most enjoyable traditions of the religiou...
by Rekd
Thu Dec 24, 2009 11:26 am
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: New Years Glamis vs Gordons
Replies: 16
Views: 3018

Re: New Years Glamis vs Gordons

Thank you for the info. Another question, How strict are they on the riding age with the Quad? the 80 says no one under 12, yet my son can reach all the controls and monuever it pretty well. I probably will be heading to Ocotillo wells or pine valley. I dont know how much we will like the softer du...
by Rekd
Thu Dec 24, 2009 9:26 am
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: New Years Glamis vs Gordons
Replies: 16
Views: 3018

Re: New Years Glamis vs Gordons

I didn't really mean "gangster" in the literal sense. It's more the attitude of the people that go there. Present company excluded. ;) A lot of people (at least used to) go there to party, not to ride. Most of them were younger and would use Glamis as a place to hang out and drink/smoke/etc away fro...
by Rekd
Wed Dec 23, 2009 4:15 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: New Years Glamis vs Gordons
Replies: 16
Views: 3018

Re: New Years Glamis vs Gordons

I've been to both on New Years. I quit going to Glamis a decade or so ago because it's getting too "gangster" for me. Especially with kids. Especially on big weekends. I've heard it's getting better but haven't had the opportunity to find out for myself so I'll prolly continue going to Gordon's. My ...
by Rekd
Tue Dec 22, 2009 10:04 am
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Feinstein FOR OHV?
Replies: 25
Views: 3653

Re: Feinstein FOR OHV?

She's going to close a million acres to in a remote area to OHVs and renewable energy while maybe half-assedly protecting 5 OHV areas and that's a good thing?

I smell a rat.
by Rekd
Sun Dec 20, 2009 1:07 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Need we be surprised?
Replies: 130
Views: 75387

Re: Need we be surprised?

the likes of Sloppy would choose to ignore it completely and change the subject based only on the source. quote] I like dat "the likes of sloppy" What you mean like fat long haired people around the world. Or just the ones waiting in line for a breakfast burrito. Then the part where you know why I ...
by Rekd
Sun Dec 20, 2009 8:05 am
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Need we be surprised?
Replies: 130
Views: 75387

Re: Need we be surprised?

This goes hand in hand with the recent changes being made to the Clean Water Act that will enable the control of any land that has water on it. Even puddles or areas of seasonal flooding. If you ride an ATV or other OHVs in the desert or other type of "playa lake", "mudflat" or "sandflat" your right...
by Rekd
Thu Dec 17, 2009 7:40 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Just wondering.........
Replies: 8
Views: 1763

Re: Just wondering.........

d_sheffs wrote:WE are corrupt, WE are the evil in the world, WE are the problem, WE deserved 911 and so on.
You mean we're not? To listen to the R4E's of this forum you'd think we were.
by Rekd
Wed Dec 16, 2009 10:50 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: On a lighter note: You might be Taliban if...
Replies: 1
Views: 643

On a lighter note: You might be Taliban if...

"YOU MAY BE A TALIBAN IF..." 1. You refine heroin for a living, but you have a moral objection to liquor. 2. You own a $3,000 machine gun and $5,000 rocket launcher, but you can't afford shoes. 3. You have more wives than teeth. 4. You wipe your butt with your bare hand, but consider bacon "unclean...
by Rekd
Wed Dec 16, 2009 10:38 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: California OHV Dollars Can Fund Non-Motorized Recreation
Replies: 2
Views: 798

California OHV Dollars Can Fund Non-Motorized Recreation

California OHV Dollars Can Fund Non-Motorized Recreation | CommonDreams.org :roll: California OHV Dollars Can Fund Non-Motorized Recreation Legal Opinion May Open New Support Base for Floundering State Parks SACRAMENTO, Calif. - December 10 - Fuel tax revenue now earmarked for support of off-highwa...
by Rekd
Tue Dec 15, 2009 9:37 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: The Bush Credo"It's about OIL"!
Replies: 28
Views: 3618

Re: The Bush Credo"It's about OIL"!

I do not think name calling is appropriate here, we need to stick to our opinions and attack a persons opinion, not the person. I'm glad Rad has the right to voice his opinion as I'm glad to voice my opinion. I agree Ken... no need for name calling, and we're all entitled to our opinions and to voi...
by Rekd
Tue Dec 15, 2009 7:54 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: The Bush Credo"It's about OIL"!
Replies: 28
Views: 3618

Re: The Bush Credo"It's about OIL"!

While I agree that yours is a valid OPINION : Hey Rad, remainder edited by Mod go live in a tree, throw spears to catch food, just dont start a campfire to cook anything, to much polution released. stick to eating plants, but since they will all soon be on an endangered list, better go find a hole t...
by Rekd
Tue Dec 15, 2009 7:51 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Job Creation...
Replies: 3
Views: 1065

Job Creation...

Does not mean giving 22 staffers to your wife. :twak:
by Rekd
Tue Dec 15, 2009 9:44 am
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Campaign Promise
Replies: 13
Views: 2608

Re: Campaign Promise

Sandcock wrote:and..........
We've got a few of those around my town too. Not as complete as that one though. :mrgreen:
by Rekd
Sat Dec 12, 2009 6:09 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: The Bush Credo"It's about OIL"!
Replies: 28
Views: 3618

Re: The Bush Credo"It's about OIL"!

We simply dont have the oil reserves left in the country to keep up with our demand. If you're referring to the strategic oil reserve , (the amount of (already pumped and refined) oil we have stashed away in a bunker somewhere for a rainy day) that may be valid. However, if you're talking about how...
by Rekd
Wed Dec 09, 2009 10:01 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Our Government Really Wants Us to be Slaves to the System!!
Replies: 11
Views: 1881

Re: Our Government Really Wants Us to be Slaves to the System!!

Right or Left, we all need to understand the government is working to make us more dependent on them all the time. We have and are Slaves to the system. Our "Representatives" in DC now act as if they are the ruling class and as we more more into Socialism, they take more control of our lives. The p...
by Rekd
Mon Dec 07, 2009 2:30 pm
Forum: Dune Safety • Survival • Camping
Topic: Firearms in camp
Replies: 65
Views: 26247

Re: Firearms in camp

90 days of training to own a firearm is completely and utterly absurd!!! It's beyond absurd. It's asinine. Consider the source. I do agree some training should be required. Basic gun handling and safety yes... When I was about 12 I had my firearms training in order to get a hunting license, and I a...
by Rekd
Sat Dec 05, 2009 2:53 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: An E-mail to Sen Boxer
Replies: 12
Views: 2046

Re: An E-mail to Sen Boxer

It would be nice, but I don't think any of the repugs are going to do anything worth while. Look what they put up against Obama? Look how they're acting in Congress? They're not trying to stop or even slow down the HC bill, they're trying to add a few amendments to it. They're still willing to give ...
by Rekd
Sat Dec 05, 2009 10:54 am
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: An E-mail to Sen Boxer
Replies: 12
Views: 2046

Re: An E-mail to Sen Boxer

No. If I was, which would be by accident, it would have gotten added to my spam filter. :mrgreen:
by Rekd
Sat Dec 05, 2009 10:54 am
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Statistic
Replies: 4
Views: 967

Statistic

98% of Americans say "oh shoot" before going in the ditch on a slippery road.


The other 2% are from Wisconsin and they say "hold my beer and watch this". 8)
by Rekd
Sat Dec 05, 2009 9:17 am
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: An E-mail to Sen Boxer
Replies: 12
Views: 2046

Re: An E-mail to Sen Boxer

Winston Cup wrote:
Rekd wrote:You'll get the same canned "thanks for your support" email I always get... :twak:
I was expecting that by now, but so far nothing.
Mine usually take a month or more to get.
by Rekd
Fri Dec 04, 2009 11:15 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: An E-mail to Sen Boxer
Replies: 12
Views: 2046

Re: An E-mail to Sen Boxer

You'll get the same canned "thanks for your support" email I always get... :twak:

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