Speed Bump by Dave Coverly for April 30, 2020

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    awgiedawgie Premium Member about 4 years ago

    That’s how they invented the swimming pool.

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    Concretionist  about 4 years ago

    Well, it’s the land/sand part, not the water, that’s private. And in Oregon at least, you cannot own the beach.

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    finkd  about 4 years ago

    “Private Beach”.

    No corporals or sergeants allowed.

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    RAGs  about 4 years ago

    Maxwell’s Demon?

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    Dtroutma  about 4 years ago

    Oregon has public beach access, and “sneaker waves”, some with runaway logs. It ain’t just “social distance” that’s stupid here. Darwin Awards are commonly handed out.

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    jpayne4040  about 4 years ago

    Sounds like water discrimination! /s

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    everett_r0  about 4 years ago

    Aye’ and there’s the rub….

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    Zev   about 4 years ago

    Shore, be like that.

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    unfair.de  about 4 years ago

    Ask the public pool people how they do it with the pee and non-pee sections.

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    dflak  about 4 years ago

    It’s a bit like the olden days when everything in the kingdom was owned by the king.

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    camulcahey  about 4 years ago

    Ask Mike Huckabee.

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    PO' DAWG  about 4 years ago

    A better question is , "How do we keep the private water separate from the nuclear plant’s heavy water?

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    Alberta Oil Premium Member about 4 years ago

    trumps wall would do it..

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    Zebrastripes  about 4 years ago


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    bobpickett1  about 4 years ago

    same problem on some of the RI beaches

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    Ripplin Premium Member about 4 years ago

    Reminds me of a couple here that have a beachfront cottage at a public beach and insisted that they owned the property right down to the water. (they don’t; no one does in that area) They’d keep pestering the police about people that had the audacity to walk on “their” sand and even built a fence down to the water, blocking a section of the beach. The police would’ve made them remove it, but people burned and tore it down before then. What a mess! :p

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    the lost wizard  about 4 years ago

    Yours is polluted. Please remove it.

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    ekke  about 4 years ago

    Declare it to all be your own private water!

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    Stephen Gilberg  about 4 years ago

    I’d say the best bet (tho no guarantee) for private water is a bathtub.

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    scote1379 Premium Member about 4 years ago

    That not a joke. In MAINE it’s public from the high tide line to the waters edge. Been that way since Mid 1700s. Yet people with to much money and time keep sueing the state. We only have less than 22 miles of sand beach.

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    PO' DAWG  about 4 years ago

    “You kids get off my lawn!”

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