[LMB] OT: Foreigners did not believe about America until they got there

Howard Brazee howard at brazee.net
Fri Sep 13 03:38:29 BST 2013

On Sep 12, 2013, at 7:54 PM, Pat Mathews <mathews55 at msn.com> wrote:

> People - we who buy bottled water from time to time are not all stupid suckers who don't know it's tap water! Please! 
> I carry at least a 6-pack, usually a 12-pack, in my car at all times, in case of emergencies.  
> I also found that if I tuck a bottle of water in the water bottle pocket of my baggolini, it is *likely to fall out!!!* I have lost two of my best water bottles that way. The ones from the machine, once drunk, are *expendable*. 
> Plus - sometimes adding a filled water bottle to my bag, even one filled with ice, just adds to the weight on my weak back and bad hip. The bottle from the machine is a compromise. 

It's good to have some potable water stored away in your home (and car) for emergencies.    I've also bought some on long car trips.

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