Home The Bois Blanc Island Site
An interactive site for islanders and island lovers
 
 Home  ::  Forum  ::  Album  ::   Calendar  ::  Memberlist  ::  Usergroups  ::  Register 
 Profile  :: FAQ  ::  Search  ::  Log in to check your private messages  ::  Log in 

Search found 77 matches
The Bois Blanc Island Site Forum Index
Author Message
  Topic: Insect Report
NJean

Replies: 0
Views: 3691

PostForum: Island Events   Posted: Mon Jul 14, 2014 6:56 am   Subject: Insect Report
How are the mosquitoes, deer flies and flies? I was up a couple of weeks ago and the mosquitoes were horrible and the flies started a few days later. I was using 40% Deet and it didn't even phase the ...
  Topic: Ron Paul...Again
NJean

Replies: 215
Views: 61510

PostForum: Idle Chit Chat   Posted: Sun Nov 20, 2011 7:04 am   Subject: Ron Paul...Again
You are right Troy. It is lies, especially Fox News if you have been following the the News Corp scandal which owns Fox News.
  Topic: Ron Paul...Again
NJean

Replies: 215
Views: 61510

PostForum: Idle Chit Chat   Posted: Fri Nov 18, 2011 1:39 pm   Subject: Ron Paul...Again
I am not sure where Troy gets his info but here is the latest on Ron Paul.

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/the-fix/post/ron-paul-is-for-real-in-iowa-seriously/2011/11/17/gIQAoSM7UN_blog.html
  Topic: Ron Paul...Again
NJean

Replies: 215
Views: 61510

PostForum: Idle Chit Chat   Posted: Wed Nov 16, 2011 2:30 pm   Subject: Ron Paul...Again
Ron Paul is now considered a front runner. RON PAUL 2012!!

http://www.digitaljournal.com/article/314527
  Topic: Ron Paul...Again
NJean

Replies: 215
Views: 61510

PostForum: Idle Chit Chat   Posted: Mon Oct 31, 2011 8:21 am   Subject: Ron Paul...Again
JEE: It's funny you bring up JFK as I had the exact same thought. How do you protect the President from an inside job?
  Topic: Ron Paul...Again
NJean

Replies: 215
Views: 61510

PostForum: Idle Chit Chat   Posted: Mon Oct 31, 2011 7:42 am   Subject: Ron Paul...Again
JEE-The voters are waking up. Check out the polls:

The GOP, does not want him. He isn't a corporate crony. Our troops back him. He does, however, have corporations backing him. Recently in the news ...
  Topic: Ron Paul...Again
NJean

Replies: 215
Views: 61510

PostForum: Idle Chit Chat   Posted: Fri Oct 28, 2011 11:44 am   Subject: Ron Paul...Again
The interesting fact regarding Ron Paul is his campaign donors. Unlike the other Republican corporate cronies his top three donors are (people not corporations):

1. Air Force
2. Army
3. Navy

A ...
  Topic: TV Antennas
NJean

Replies: 7
Views: 6207

PostForum: Site/Forum Comments, Questions, Suggestions   Posted: Mon Mar 29, 2010 3:36 pm   Subject: TV Antenna
We bought 12 v digital converters but opted to use a flatscreen TV/computer monitor instead. We have used it the last couple of years on the island and another cabin we have and it works great off the ...
  Topic: TV Antennas
NJean

Replies: 7
Views: 6207

PostForum: Site/Forum Comments, Questions, Suggestions   Posted: Sun Mar 28, 2010 2:05 pm   Subject: TV Antenna
Thanks for the responses.

Decided to check out AntennaWeb http://www.antennaweb.org/aw/welcome.aspx

Considering we're back in the woods quite a ways we probably should go with an outside Medium ...
  Topic: TV Antennas
NJean

Replies: 7
Views: 6207

PostForum: Site/Forum Comments, Questions, Suggestions   Posted: Thu Mar 18, 2010 10:41 am   Subject: TV Antennas
Just wondering if anyone has had any luck with either an indoor or outdoor antenna on the island since the digital switch. We had an inexpensive indoor/outdoor model with us last fall and pulled in ab ...
  Topic: interesting photo found on the web
NJean

Replies: 9
Views: 4184

PostForum: Island History   Posted: Fri Feb 26, 2010 11:54 am   Subject: interesting photo found on the web
I agree, If you build it they will come. Looks like something we would have done as kids if we had thought of it. Kinda like sliding down hills in garbage can covers, shovels, sheet metal (I'm sure th ...
  Topic: mosquitoes
NJean

Replies: 10
Views: 4070

PostForum: Idle Chit Chat   Posted: Mon Aug 24, 2009 6:25 am   Subject: mosquitoes
In that case, cold is good.
  Topic: mosquitoes
NJean

Replies: 10
Views: 4070

PostForum: Idle Chit Chat   Posted: Sun Aug 23, 2009 2:18 pm   Subject: mosquitoes
How's the mosquitoes on the island? They are just awful down here. You can't even go outside during the day. We also had 6-8 inches of rain a couple of weeks ago, so I'm hoping it's just in our area.
  Topic: Stimulus package good or bad?
NJean

Replies: 111
Views: 28467

PostForum: Idle Chit Chat   Posted: Tue Apr 07, 2009 9:29 am   Subject: Stimulus
It would be nice if they got rid of the no good lieing air bag.

FYI - Fox publishes more fake news than another other news group. I used to like listening to Rush Limbaugh until recently. He is so ...
  Topic: Digital to Analog Converter - Problems
NJean

Replies: 17
Views: 5081

PostForum: Idle Chit Chat   Posted: Wed May 14, 2008 10:50 am   Subject: Digital to Analog Converter - Problems
There is also a flip side to this discussion. For a country with an energy problem, did anyone figure out the additional electricity needed to run all of the new converter boxes. Another thing to ment ...
  Topic: the lakes pollution level
NJean

Replies: 8
Views: 5202

PostForum: Conservation Corner   Posted: Thu May 08, 2008 1:52 pm   Subject: the lakes pollution level
Here is an interesting Report on The Great Lakes Danger Zones

http://www.publicintegrity.org/GreatLakes/excerpts.htm
  Topic: Tired of getting took?
NJean

Replies: 48
Views: 18485

PostForum: Idle Chit Chat   Posted: Fri Mar 07, 2008 8:20 am   Subject: Tired of getting took?
There is a new solar technology that is suppose to begin production in California 2008. It is called Nano Solar and is suppose to be cheaper to heat with this than it is with coal. I will be watching ...
  Topic: Cell phone reception on the Rock
NJean

Replies: 32
Views: 15211

PostForum: Idle Chit Chat   Posted: Fri Feb 16, 2007 12:57 pm   Subject: Cell phone reception on the Rock
I have always had Cingular and get great reception around most of the perimeter of the island, however, my reception was better with my old analog phone than it is with my digital phone. With the anal ...
  Topic: Shoreline Preservation
NJean

Replies: 143
Views: 81898

PostForum: BBI TOWN HALL   Posted: Thu Jan 25, 2007 9:42 am   Subject: Shoreline Preservation
I like what Al's Sister said in her last 2 posts!!!!

Does anyone know what Point's point is or is he just a cronic complainer????
  Topic: Shoreline Preservation
NJean

Replies: 143
Views: 81898

PostForum: BBI TOWN HALL   Posted: Tue Jan 23, 2007 10:58 am   Subject: Shoreline Preservation
The way I see it is, the majority of the people come to the island because of its rustic nature. I do not see a problem with trying to deter people that want to come to the island to destroy that (wit ...
  Topic: boat top
NJean

Replies: 8
Views: 4513

PostForum: Idle Chit Chat   Posted: Wed Dec 27, 2006 11:33 am   Subject: boat top
Have you tried a shoe repair store? They repaired a canvas tent for me a long time ago.
  Topic: Old Sweat Shirts
NJean

Replies: 26
Views: 10914

PostForum: Idle Chit Chat   Posted: Fri Dec 15, 2006 1:08 pm   Subject: Old Sweat Shirts
What a great rug. I would love to know how to make them as I do not like to sew, but I think I could do something like this.
  Topic: Your Favorite Hunting Jokes
NJean

Replies: 3
Views: 1887

PostForum: Idle Chit Chat   Posted: Wed Nov 15, 2006 7:32 am   Subject: Your Favorite Hunting Jokes
What is the definition of Vegetarian?
BAD HUNTER Laughing
  Topic: A BIG THANKS TO THOSE INVOLVED
NJean

Replies: 7
Views: 5362

PostForum: BBI TOWN HALL   Posted: Fri Nov 10, 2006 12:08 pm   Subject: A BIG THANKS TO THOSE INVOLVED
Ditto to what 3 putt said!!
  Topic: Angels
NJean

Replies: 2
Views: 2962

PostForum: BBI TOWN HALL   Posted: Fri Nov 10, 2006 12:04 pm   Subject: Angels
I'd like to see SCIENCE explain this one!! Caution Tearjerker!

A Poem That Gives You Goosebumps...
A drunk man in an Oldsmobile
They said had run the light
That caused the six-car pileup
On 109 ...
 
Page 1 of 4 Goto page 1, 2, 3, 4  Next
All times are GMT - 5 Hours
Jump to:  


Powered by phpBB © 2001, 2005 phpBB Group