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Re: Num num num

Post by Star*Hopper » Mon Jun 06, 2011 11:15 am

orin stepanek wrote:I drink coffee all day! I drank it since I was 5 years old; so I won't quit now. ...

Won't, or can't??
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Post by orin stepanek » Mon Jun 06, 2011 1:12 pm

Star*Hopper wrote:
orin stepanek wrote:I drink coffee all day! I drank it since I was 5 years old; so I won't quit now. ...

Won't, or can't??
Don't know! Never tried to quit! I did cold turkey on cigarettes 23 years ago though; and never touched one since! :mrgreen:
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Re: Num num num

Post by Star*Hopper » Mon Jun 06, 2011 2:05 pm

Cold turkey on cigarettes.....that with mayo or ......?
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Post by orin stepanek » Mon Jun 06, 2011 4:53 pm

Star*Hopper wrote:Cold turkey on cigarettes.....that with mayo or ......?
Turkey's always good with mayo and lettuce and cheese on a sub. :lol:
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Post by bystander » Mon Jun 06, 2011 5:12 pm

orin stepanek wrote:... I did cold turkey on cigarettes 23 years ago though; and never touched one since!
Star*Hopper wrote:Cold turkey on cigarettes.....that with mayo or ......?
orin stepanek wrote:Turkey's always good with mayo and lettuce and cheese on a sub. :lol:
Yeah, I do like smoked turkey, but it's hard to keep lit.
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Re: Num num num

Post by Beyond » Mon Jun 06, 2011 10:32 pm

Wadda bunch of turkeys, gobbling up turkey jokes in the num num num thread. Wadda fowl thing to do :!: :mrgreen:
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Post by Star*Hopper » Tue Jun 07, 2011 1:29 am

bystander wrote:
orin stepanek wrote:... I did cold turkey on cigarettes 23 years ago though; and never touched one since!
Star*Hopper wrote:Cold turkey on cigarettes.....that with mayo or ......?
orin stepanek wrote:Turkey's always good with mayo and lettuce and cheese on a sub. :lol:
Yeah, I do like smoked turkey, but it's hard to keep lit.

But on tobacco?!? I can heartily recommend substituting some type of bread as being a vast improvement.
(Just, not donuts, k? The tomatoes wanta slip thru the hole, gets kinda messy.)
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Re: Num num num

Post by rstevenson » Tue Jun 07, 2011 11:33 am

Star*Hopper wrote:(Just, not donuts, k? The tomatoes wanta slip thru the hole, gets kinda messy.)
I find that plugging the hole with icing works, but you should also not be using fresh-sliced tomatoes on a donut. Instead, slice them thin and dry them on a wire rack in a low-heat oven until they're a bit leathery. This enhances their sweetness and makes them less drippy at the same time. "Sun"-dried tomatoes laid on a sour-cream icing on a whole wheat cake donut -- it's scrumptious.

Take it from me -- I am the donut man.

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Post by Star*Hopper » Tue Jun 07, 2011 11:51 am

That's a lotta trouble....just gimme a good ol' down home plain quick 'n easy 'mater sammich, ANY TIME!
Got a nice'n on one of my 'mater bushes right now, ready for pluckin'. Guess what's for lunch!!
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Post by Star*Hopper » Sat Jun 25, 2011 9:22 am

Well jeez....not much happenin' since my last appearance so....I guess everybody agrees - 'mater sammich FTW!!! *WOOHOOOO* :mrgreen:

OK then. But anyway, this might revive the topic on more than one front. It caught my eye & I figured it'd be GREAT news for certain parties - but alas, when opened from the small print of its initial appearance, realized it didn't say 'StrOnger'. So....perhaps with a tad less superlavism - nonetheless, awaken ye toroidoists, and rejoice - a pinnacle beacons!! (You even get to see Elvis!!!)

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Re: Num num num

Post by owlice » Sat Jun 25, 2011 11:29 am

A week late on the lead to Dynamo Donuts, darn it!! I was in San Francisco last weekend.

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Post by orin stepanek » Sat Jun 25, 2011 12:41 pm

I love doughnuts; but I have to limit consumption. :wink:
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Post by Star*Hopper » Sun Jun 26, 2011 5:20 am

Understood....and if that's your thing, who am I to criticize!
But......errrr......ummmm......you consume 'em too?
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Post by Star*Hopper » Mon Jul 04, 2011 12:06 pm

Y'know, I really didn't think it was possible, but it happened. That all-glorious 'mater sammich I mentioned above -- FTW? Found somethin' better. O yes I did!

And what was that, pray tell, your inquisitive li'l curiosity-filled mind likely wants to know? Well I'll tell ya.

DOUBLE DECKER!!!!!
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Re: Num num num

Post by neufer » Fri Jul 29, 2011 1:46 am

http://trishcarneyphotographs.blogspot.com/2010/04/before-sunday-storm-great-horned-owl.html wrote:
Before the Sunday storm, Great Horned Owl - Bubo virginianus
Sunday, April 4, 2010
I took an early walk this morning before the looming rainstorm. It was going to be a short walk more of a recon walk. I am on vacation for several weeks and I need-want to get back in the zone of 24/7 photographing while I'm off. I wanted to get a sense of the valley in preparation for the week. Right off the bat, bobcat on the hill. A very good sign altho the bobcat was too far up the hill for the pending storm. I pressed on to do a loop of some trails. The aroma of skunk lured me to a grove of trees and I got a glance of a Great Horned Owl with a scrap of skunk hanging out of its beck. The smell confirmed. This image is very grainy but I like it for a document of the owl's meal. I watch the owl quickly finish its meal. And adjusted my flash for a few attempts at handheld images of the owl. I need practice dialing in the flash to be more fill rather than hot light. I was not expecting to stay long so no tripod...note to self: I should always bring tripod regardless of time. Another note to self: save up for a quantum turbo battery pack for the flash, 'cause I'm getting tired of what I think are fresh batteries yet flash not firing off on every frame.
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Great Horned Owls capture a wide variety of prey that ranges in size from shrews and mice, to jack rabbits. They have been known to take prey as large as a porcupine. They also eat fish, scorpions, and a variety of birds, including the young of other raptors. These owls have been found dining on skunks. It appears that the skunk’s odor has little effect in deterring the Great Horned Owl.
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Post by Beyond » Fri Jul 29, 2011 3:34 am

Apparently bugs of various sizes hitting the Great Horned Owl's body, :owl: as it goes blissfully gliding down the trails, doesn't deter it either.
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Re: Num num num

Post by owlice » Fri Jul 29, 2011 3:37 am

Appetizers, they are, Beyond, appetizers! :D
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Post by Star*Hopper » Fri Jul 29, 2011 4:34 am

Typing 1-handed.....dark chocolate pudding with warm cashew nuts with cuppa Black Silk w/dash of Millstone Swiss Chocolate Almond.
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Re: Num num num

Post by owlice » Fri Jul 29, 2011 4:37 am

Oooooooh, skunk followed by dark chocolate pudding... the perfect meal!
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Post by orin stepanek » Fri Jul 29, 2011 1:35 pm

owlice wrote:Oooooooh, skunk followed by dark chocolate pudding... the perfect meal!
Skunk; I don't think so! :roll: besides I don't want to get that close to one. :? I did hear they make great pets; if you have them unscented. :wink:
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Post by bystander » Fri Jul 29, 2011 2:23 pm

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Re: Num num num

Post by Star*Hopper » Fri Jul 29, 2011 11:19 pm

orin stepanek wrote:
owlice wrote:Oooooooh, skunk followed by dark chocolate pudding... the perfect meal!
Skunk; I don't think so! :roll: besides I don't want to get that close to one. :? I did hear they make great pets; if you have them unscented. :wink:
Professional Skunk Unscenter. Now THERE's a job I wouldn't touch with a 10-foot polecat! :shock:
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Re: Num num num

Post by owlice » Sat Jul 30, 2011 1:48 pm

Why I need to buy a diamond frame bike:
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Post by Star*Hopper » Sat Jul 30, 2011 3:14 pm

I suppose that explains the tread on the SIDE of your tire?
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Post by orin stepanek » Sun Jul 31, 2011 12:28 pm

owlice wrote:Why I need to buy a diamond frame bike:
Better not drink while you drive! :shock: Just pull over to a picnic table. :mrgreen:
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