Before air conditioning

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  1. Stew Nod

    Stew Nod Well-Known Member Banned User

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    Everybody would spend days like this outside...discuss
     
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    we didnt have ac when i was a kid - i dont remember being hot :dontknow:
     
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    Sitting on the porch eating watermelon.
     
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    Stew Nod Well-Known Member Banned User

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    Yup, it's crazy...I love my AC, especially for sleeping...But I dont wanna go outside now...spoiled
     
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    Stew Nod Well-Known Member Banned User

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    Outside my house you can't hear a peep...in the 70s there would be 10 backyard parties going on....very odd
     
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    we had ac just in my parents bedroom. when i got back from school my mom had the temp down to 68f. we ate dinner in there, watched tv in there till bedtime. when the east coast blackout hit in the 1960s we sweated ourselves to sleep.
     
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    We never had AC till the 80s

    *poor folk*
     
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    People used to wet their sheets before bed. True story, well in the desert anyway.
     
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    I don't want to go outside when it's this hot but I don't have AC either. AC is seen as an add on in my state.
     
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    I grew out of that. :c
     
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    I used to wet my sheets, but eventually outgrew it.
     
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    Goddamned goatfucker
     
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    In college i had an attic bedroom for a couple years. Only one night I had to sleep downstairs where the AC was. Now I can't imagine sleeping without my AC cranked
     
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    :weird:
     
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    Hold me son. Just hold me. :emperor:
     
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    the pad i want has a sleeping porch off the master. :jerk:
     
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    I love to poo while hungover on a hot steamy day.....
     
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    we had sprinklers and fire hydrants! lol
     
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    people used to sleep in the park because it was so hot

    can you imagine that today - no fuckin way


    we also didnt even have fans - we must have been poorer than i thought
     
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    Jones Beach