It’s now been a couple of weeks since The Rant was removed, and personally I don’t know that doing away with it was necessarily a good idea. At the time of its creation I thought the idea a stroke of…Continue
"As the initiator of this discussion I feel it is my duty to close it now that the thread seems to be headed down the path of inflammable subject matter that doesn’t belong in the main forum and was a reason why The Rant was created in the…"
"Don,,, on your shotgun story, Im sorry to inform you that all the info is approximately 80% correct such as medical exams psych and use or knowledge of shotguns, I know this guy your speaking of. I have purchased three guns and registered him the…"
"I totally agree with removal. I also agree with censorship of people who post items like last week with a title "Another home invasion and murder....." It wasn't in Boquete for goodness sakes. Post it on a David…"
"Richard, I’m a frequent visitor but infrequent contributor on this site. Generally when I contribute it is with the aim of making the wheels go turn in reader’s heads, prompting thought and possibly another way of looking at things,…"
"Rant or no Rant what’s happening in the Forum and with the site in general? Over the past month I have counted no more than a handful of discussions posted that promoted deep, varied and numerous contributions. There are many valuable tidbits…"
"Most people are reading Ning to get better information about life in Boquete. The Rant rarely contributed to that and there are plenty of other sites with a primary objective for political discussions.
Ning's best days were when there…"
It’s now been a couple of weeks since The Rant was removed, and personally I don’t know that doing away with it was necessarily a good idea. At the time of its creation I thought the idea a stroke of genius it kept the main forum clean and topics not directly related to life in Boquete/Chiriqui/Panama went to The Rant. Recently I have seen more than one discussion posted on the main forum that would have gone to The Rant using the guise of a local event to promote a discussion that didn’t…See More
"Leah, rent don’t buy a motor vehicle until your mind is solid about calling this your new home for a good period of time. If you live close to Boquete or in the Alto Boquete area taxis are easy, cheap and frequent in and out of Boquete; buses…"
"I don’t necessarily agree with Floyd, you need to converse with a variety of people as things are far, far different now than they were before the turn of the century. If you intend to seek residency those who pass through on a six month stay…"
"Both north and south roads going up to Alto Jaramillo have the same problem. These mountain side roads were generally nothing more than horse trails that were widened and then paved over, at the time it was never imagined that they were going to…"
"I empathize Betty. In my opinion the Palmira road is the most dangerous in the area, too many times cars and trucks have flown past me at breakneck speed in blind spots or approaching vehicles have nearly forced me off the road. With a lot of foot…"
"No one will ever replace the burned out bulb in the peanut gallery, that light’s off for good. It is always the same response of pointing the finger at a woman, a black man and the Democrats even if the subject matter never related to any of…"
"Anyone that sees Donald Trump as a figurehead for hero worship must really have low expectations of their peers and those that are looked up to in leadership rolls. Have you guys gone through life with “D’s” being acceptable at…"
"I’ve no problem with anyone making out like a bandit while the good times roll! Good for you but beware of what’s coming around the corner, maybe not the next one but somewhere along the way this rollercoaster stock market will implode.…"
" That's great jimynena, it seems all we hear is the bad story's of illegals taking advantage of the system and getting in trouble. I am proud that our country is still an open and receiving place for people that want to come here and…"