A hot time in Phoenix

Discussion in 'Random Thoughts' started by desert-rat, Jun 3, 2013.

  1. desert-rat

    desert-rat Senior Member

    This is a local news clip , ever year people hike out in the heat , a few fall , or they dont take enough water and die . http://www.myfoxphoenix.com/video If this not go to that video , click on the one marked heat leads to a mans death while hiking .
  2. Pressed_Rat

    Pressed_Rat Do you even lift, bruh?

    Your threads are like a delicious basket of crispy chicken strips made to order.
  3. deleted

    deleted Visitor

    media lizard, y u no like the sun?
  4. Justin_Hale

    Justin_Hale ( •_•)⌐■-■ ...(⌐■_■)

    When it's 118 degrees here I go outside to cool off in the sun, lol.

    I install A/C, but it mostly doesn't get turned on until I'm done and have gone on to the next job.

    I'm almost always in some kind of attic, right under some metal decking (putting up hangars for ductwork), or in a remodel (T.I.) with no air flow whatsoever inside the building, just heat from the windows and roof. 140 to 185 degrees in some cases.

    You have to drink lots of water (but not too much) to keep sweating. Sweating gets your clothes wet so when you move around, or get any kind of air flow on you, your clothes work like an evaporative cooler.

    It takes some getting used to.

    Yes you could just pour water on yourself, but that's not the same as keeping hydrated.
  5. Justin_Hale

    Justin_Hale ( •_•)⌐■-■ ...(⌐■_■)

    OOPS, I just hit the like thumb instead of the edit button on my own post.

    I guess my brain is fried from too much heat after all these years in Phoenix.

    or it could be all the beers i've had this evening.. :sunny:
  6. hotwater

    hotwater Senior Member

    Was there any atomic bomb testing in arizona back in the 50s? :eek:

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C6f9ooGR9iU"]The Hills Have Eyes (2006) Trailer - YouTube

  7. AquaLight

    AquaLight Senior Member

    I was thinking the same damn thing!
    Been a while since I had one of those delicious chicken strips..
  8. desert-rat

    desert-rat Senior Member

    That was a sci-fi movie . I know nuc. weppons are stored at Luke and Davis Mothom A.F.B. s . I dont believe any nuc tests were done in Arizona . To my knowledge the major tests were done at White sands in NM and in Nevada .
  9. hotwater

    hotwater Senior Member

    My guess ……..radiation leaking from the weapons storage facilities must have created a group of genetic mutants who out of necessity acquired a taste for human flesh.

    That would also explain several other disappearances in the area :eek:

    Hotwater [​IMG]
  10. desert-rat

    desert-rat Senior Member

    I know the Hanford site in WA had some major broblems with ground water contamation . http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hanford,_Washington Davis Monthan had a ring of nuc. missles around the base , but I believe they have been removed . http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Davis_Monthan_Air_Force_Base Luke is basicly a training base , its our 360 days a year of good flying weather http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Luke_Air_Force_Base . They dont do nuc testing hear , that was just a movie , Holly wood making fun of Arizona . This is in the Luke wiki ,
    It is a designated Superfund site due to a number of soil and groundwater contaminants.

    Not nuc. stuff . Maby ddt , tce , ect http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Trichloroethylene

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