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    ryanmerkley started the topic starter cultures that travel well in the forum Group logo of Travel & CultureTravel & Culture 3 weeks, 5 days ago

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    Do they exist? Reason for asking is that I would like to try my hands on some semi cured sausages (and later on maybe at dry cured ham and sausage), but I can’t find anything locally. I can get people to bring me some from overseas, but obviously not frozen or not even cooled properly. Is there anything I could go for? I found out that chr…[Read more]

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    ryanmerkley started the topic Chinese Philanthropist donates it all! in the forum Group logo of PhilanthropyPhilanthropy 3 weeks, 5 days ago

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    I’m very inspired by Warren Buffett donating 85% of his wealth away and his efforts with Bill Gates to get other Billionaires, so far they managed to get 40 billionaires to donate at least 50% of their wealth away. Now, finally, Yu Pengnian, a Chinese has made us Chinese proud, he topped them all, donating EVERYTHING to charity. It i…[Read more]

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    ryanmerkley started the topic Philanthropy and related issues in the forum Group logo of PhilanthropyPhilanthropy 3 weeks, 5 days ago

    Hello,

    I certainly don’t want to alienate anyone ( or break the rules). I genuinely appreciate the advice I have received.I have yet to see any posts by the financially fortunate people here about donating some of their wealth to charity or other non-profit causes. It seems to be more of a ‘do I have enough to retire’ even when the OP has…[Read more]

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    ryanmerkley started the topic problem recording podcasts picks up all audio, why?? in the forum Group Forums 3 weeks, 5 days ago

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    Trying to help a friend who has this dam annoying problem i juts cant put my finger on…We usually record our podcasts by each individual recording there own audio using audacity, within a multi skype call,which is a great way of getting clear precise recordings.However, my friend has just got a new microphone, and what is happening is…[Read more]

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    ryanmerkley started the topic Podcast Problems: XML Parsing Issues? in the forum Group Forums 1 month ago

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    Maybe the textfield for the URL should be paste-only rather than enterable so that the application doesn’t get prematurely excited when the domain has been entered but the path hasn’t yet been entered. That’d take some fancy validation handling of events fired by the control, of course. I’m not sure of this notion. I’m mainly thinking out…[Read more]

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