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Forum: Boating Yesterday, 07:58 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 939
Posted By FlyingScot
OK--I'm a lakefront owner, and I do demand that...

OK--I'm a lakefront owner, and I do demand that my fees go up to support both the kids who leave near the lake and the protection of the lake's water quality. These fees are minuscule compared to...
Forum: Restaurant Information & Reviews 01-10-2019, 04:47 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,242
Posted By FlyingScot
Hi baygo--Coincidentally, I had an excellent...

Hi baygo--Coincidentally, I had an excellent pesto chicken salad wrap at Downtown Grille just yesterday. This is especially impressive in the off season when balancing revenue, service levels, and...
Forum: General Discussion 01-08-2019, 08:10 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,255
Posted By FlyingScot
Actually, we will know with complete certainty,...

Actually, we will know with complete certainty, that no gun owned by a well-meaning teacher will accidentally kill a student.
Forum: Restaurant Information & Reviews 01-08-2019, 08:20 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,242
Posted By FlyingScot
Whoa! Agreed on the price--maybe if they dropped...

Whoa! Agreed on the price--maybe if they dropped a "0"? Not many stand-alone restaurants have equity value beyond the movable equipment and (in this case nonexistent) real estate. That's why so...
Forum: General Discussion 12-31-2018, 01:04 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,779
Posted By FlyingScot
Second on the Nests--they're great

Second on the Nests--they're great
Forum: Boating 12-26-2018, 01:57 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 6,283
Posted By FlyingScot
Exactly. We should not abandon homes, boats,...

Exactly. We should not abandon homes, boats, etc. We should just use them right
Forum: Boating 12-26-2018, 10:35 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 6,283
Posted By FlyingScot
I agree completely that virtually all development...

I agree completely that virtually all development and human activity at the scale that Winni experiences has a negative impact on loons or other aspects of the environment. But I'm pretty sure...
Forum: Boating 12-23-2018, 09:44 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 6,283
Posted By FlyingScot
OK, but none of that changes the basic point that...

OK, but none of that changes the basic point that boats can be bad for loons
Forum: Boating 12-06-2018, 10:56 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 6,283
Posted By FlyingScot
Actually, these are two separate problems. Both...

Actually, these are two separate problems. Both cause erosion, independently of each other. And of course when combined, it's even worse.
Forum: General Discussion 11-24-2018, 02:33 PM
Replies: 183
Views: 13,642
Posted By FlyingScot
If you are on the lake, the value of the place IS...

If you are on the lake, the value of the place IS the frontage and the view. If you disagree, and you are on the lake, I recommend selling your current place, moving to a nicer house just a few...
Forum: General Discussion 11-21-2018, 08:19 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,465
Posted By FlyingScot
Any CVS photo counter

Any CVS photo counter
Forum: Boating 11-14-2018, 10:02 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,747
Posted By FlyingScot
Where would you tie the second line? If it is to...

Where would you tie the second line? If it is to an anchor, then your anchor could be seen as a mooring, which would require a permit
Forum: General Discussion 11-12-2018, 10:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,429
Posted By FlyingScot
With all due respect--you sound like a guy who's...

With all due respect--you sound like a guy who's just angry about a price increase. But I appreciate the reminder to check out the 2019 calendar.

Steely Dan and Counting Crows were both terrific...
Forum: General Discussion 11-10-2018, 08:54 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 4,422
Posted By FlyingScot
I think your teacher example argues against your...

I think your teacher example argues against your earlier point that the public sector pays more than the private sector, even after adjusting for Summer break, etc. When I compare good teachers I...
Forum: Boating 11-07-2018, 04:01 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,160
Posted By FlyingScot
Completely illogical and nihilistic--you say that...

Completely illogical and nihilistic--you say that the problem is number of people (lake is "overused"), so there's nothing that can be done. But if everyone cut their "footprint" in half in terms of...
Forum: General Discussion 11-07-2018, 03:50 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 4,422
Posted By FlyingScot
nightrider/Major--it's all good sport for you to...

nightrider/Major--it's all good sport for you to blame "wealthy people from Massachusetts" for increasing your tax bill. But let's remember that wealthy people from Massachusetts are subsidizing the...
Forum: Boating 10-07-2018, 08:07 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 5,521
Posted By FlyingScot
From the LDS article, it seems likely that this...

From the LDS article, it seems likely that this was not as much as stolen boat as a vandalized boat. They went to remarkable lengths to sink it--what was the motive?

Jason--you might ask who...
Forum: General Discussion 10-05-2018, 09:40 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 7,871
Posted By FlyingScot
I don't think you should assume she is a...

I don't think you should assume she is a waterfront property owner (or for that matter, elite or from out of state). Actually, she appears not to be a waterfront owner--her boat is at a marina
Forum: Boating 10-03-2018, 08:25 PM
Replies: 703
Views: 86,204
Posted By FlyingScot
And just what taxes would the Dive be paying to...

And just what taxes would the Dive be paying to Alton?
Forum: General Discussion 09-29-2018, 09:31 PM
Replies: 183
Views: 13,642
Posted By FlyingScot
Normally that would be true. But let's say you...

Normally that would be true. But let's say you have a house that is already so expensive that it can only be sold at a fraction of its cost. The market value is capped way below replacement value...
Forum: General Discussion 09-29-2018, 03:24 PM
Replies: 183
Views: 13,642
Posted By FlyingScot
Yes, that's exactly my point. If the owner has...

Yes, that's exactly my point. If the owner has "over-improved" the property to the point where it is not marketable, or additional improvements are not longer increasing market value, isn't that his...
Forum: General Discussion 09-28-2018, 08:39 PM
Replies: 183
Views: 13,642
Posted By FlyingScot
This is an very interesting point with respect to...

This is an very interesting point with respect to this home. Typically, the market value of the property would reflect the value of the land plus the building cost plugged into some reasonable...
Forum: Boating 09-11-2018, 09:33 AM
Replies: 703
Views: 86,204
Posted By FlyingScot
Agreed. Come to our town, take up dock space and...

Agreed. Come to our town, take up dock space and parking, then motor people away from our tax-paying restaurants and bars to spend their money--no thanks.
Forum: Boating 09-05-2018, 09:53 AM
Replies: 135
Views: 9,045
Posted By FlyingScot
Lots of good points implied here. If you follow...

Lots of good points implied here. If you follow the reasoning, the conclusion would be to increase the fees on boats that currently require registration (this would include my own boat). First,...
Forum: Boating 08-28-2018, 11:09 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 6,477
Posted By FlyingScot
This is not accurate, fair or constructive. We...

This is not accurate, fair or constructive. We regularly receive follow ups on lake tragedies. If memory serves, the most recent ones were the sledders who went through the ice, the drunk guy and...
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