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Roger Phelps
Works at STIHL Inc.
Attended United States Naval Academy
Lives in Norfolk, VA, United States
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I get 296 emails in two days.  Where did the rest of them go?
 
Today the State Department has released 296 emails from former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s private e-mail account related to the Sept. 2012 terrorist attack on the US consulate in Benghazi, Libya.
Today the State Department has released 296 emails from former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s private e-mail account related to Benghazi.
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OK so now I know that raindrops are mathematically impossible.  So I don't need an umbrella? #Mindblown. http://di.gg/1cRHAfq
According to basic physics, they just shouldn't exist.
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And again it appears size matters. At least when it comes to rail guns. New  #Navy Railgun in action http://di.gg/1R9DMFi
There's no propellant of any kind, and yet this huge gun can still send a projectile through six plates of steel with ease.
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Read all the way through. 40 percent of unemployed have quit looking for jobs and 89% say because benefits  are good. http://cnb.cx/1R6Cx9X
At a time when 8.5 million Americans still don't have jobs, some 40 percent have given up even looking.
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No surprise on this one. Have heard many people that were on unemployment that have regretted getting a job because they did better on unemployment after taxes. 
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So you want to go on a 500 mile bike ride?  Team #STIHL rider Chuck Kellen tells you how NOT to train for it.  http://huff.to/1KjBbb9
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For anyone who watched the Superboat International Live Stream, this should clear up the gross misstatements made by the commentators. http://superboat.com/2015/05/live-broadcast-commentary-clarification/ 
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The results are in and Americans love their yards. consumer-survey http://bit.ly/1Pv5hvG
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Essential #safety advice when using power equipment in dry conditions.  #preventfires. http://bit.ly/1F5O81z
Brush Clearing Fire Safety - Thirty percent of California brush fires are started by improper use of brush clearing equipment. Do your part to keep the Santa Monica Mountains safe! 1. NEVER use a weedwhacker, chainsaw, or lawn mower on a hot windy day and NEVER ON RED FLAG DAYS! 2. ALWAYS use a funnel when filling a gas tank and fill it on pavement. NEVER fill the tank in a grassy field. 3. NEVER put hot equipment down in vegetation. 4. AL...
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Ok That's cool
 
Astronomers using our Hubble Space Telescope have uncovered surprising new clues about a hefty, rapidly aging star whose behavior has never been seen before in our Milky Way galaxy. In fact, the star is so weird that it was nicknamed “Nasty.” Details: http://go.nasa.gov/1EmovYG
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For those of you who had money on these guys.  Better than the Belmont!
 
#‎13TeV‬! Test collisions at the LHC break the energy record for particle accelerators! http://cern.ch/go/7LpK

Last night, protons collided in the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) at the record-breaking energy of 13 TeV. These test collisions were to set up systems that protect the machine and detectors from particles that stray from the edges of the beam. Data taking at +ALICE Experiment +ATLAS Experiment +CMS Experiment and +LHCb Experiment  and the start the LHC's second run is planned for early June.

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Seriously?  There is a special place in hell for these folks.  Jail is a good place to start.
 
Four cancer charities and their operators have been charged with shamefully bilking $187 million from consumers, the Federal Trade Commission announced
Four cancer charities and their operators have been charged with bilking more than $187 million from consumers, according to the FTC.
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So your dog likes to jump in the water? Introduce them to the Sport of Dock Jumping. Team #STIHL tells you how http://bit.ly/1diat5a
by Tom Dropik Dock Jumping is a fun activity that has been around as long as there have been docks and lakes. Dogs have always had a love for the water, and a dock has always been a great way to get in that water just ...
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  • STIHL Inc.
    Promotional Communications, 2001 - present
    Responsible for Public Relations, Social Media, Sponsorships, Events, Tradeshows and the STIHL TIMBERSPORTS Series.
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Born in Montclair, NJ, Naval Academy graduate, served in the Navy for 8 years. Responsible for Public Relations, sponsorships, social media, event management and trade shows. Also produce the STIHL TIMBERSPORTS Series. Love God, my wife, my family and life in general.
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Promotional Communications Manager for STIHL Inc.  Responsible for PR, Social Media, Sponsorships, Events, Tradeshows and the STIHL TIMBERSPORTS Series.
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