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    Captured Confederate cavalrymen in a Pennsylvania...

    Captured Confederate cavalrymen in a Pennsylvania prison, following John Hunt Morgan's 1,000 mile raid into Indiana and Ohio (they really ought to make a movie about Morgan's 1863 Raid).

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    One of my favorite meats of all time is country...

    One of my favorite meats of all time is country ham. I suspect it is more of a southern thing than a northern thing. Biscuits, country ham, and a splash of red eye gravy is about as close to...
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    Just finished all four books in the "Empire of...

    Just finished all four books in the "Empire of Man" series by David Weber and John Ringo. They were okay; a bit too simplistic and it was hard at times to really immerse myself in the characters and...
  4. Thread: Top 3 Westerns

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    No way I could narrow it down to just three. ...

    No way I could narrow it down to just three. Most of the good traditional ones have been mentioned, but I will add one that is more of a modern movie, but definitely has Western vibes all over it...
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    Agree completely. Marriott might as well be admitting in this ad campaign that they don't pay their people enough money to live. Scumbags.

    I don't tip for basic room cleaning services at a...
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    Anyone have an airbed?

    My wife and I are sick of our current mattress, a memory foam / inner spring concoction from Stearns and Foster that cost a bundle, is hot as an inferno, and began sagging within a couple of years. ...
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    The Guns of Navarone. Great movie with a...

    The Guns of Navarone.

    Great movie with a deep cast, but Gregory Peck always kind of annoys me in the lead role. He's supposed to be a super-spy with great lingual abilities, and he's supposed...
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    Is crushed red pepper a spice or a condiment? ...

    Is crushed red pepper a spice or a condiment? If it is a spice it is my pick.
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    If not then I'll take chili powder.
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    On my way to court for some hearing or another...

    On my way to court for some hearing or another when the second plane hit. Very surreal day. I recall court being conducted very much business-as-usual, but everyone was in shock and the day went by...
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    I have the exact same problem as OP - duck feet. ...

    I have the exact same problem as OP - duck feet. Regular heel, extra wide toes. Exacerbated by terrible ingrown toenail problems. Been fighting this and suffering since I was a kid.
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    A bottle of Sol beer, after mowing the yard. Hit...

    A bottle of Sol beer, after mowing the yard. Hit the spot.
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    Currently about 3 miles round trip. Absolutely worth a ton, salary wise. Between commutes and other driving I only put about 2,000 miles a year on my vehicle.
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    Sticky: After a particularly rough couple of days at...

    After a particularly rough couple of days at work, a good healthy pour of Canadian Mist, neat.
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    I sit alone in my four-cornered room, staring at...

    I sit alone in my four-cornered room, staring at candles.

    - Geto Boys
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    Man, I miss the 90s. Music was so, so much...

    Man, I miss the 90s. Music was so, so much better back then.


    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AARuk4__bOE
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    Sticky: Heh, I bet the slick, oozy taste of the soybean...

    Heh, I bet the slick, oozy taste of the soybean oil in Sunny D helped cover up the nastiness of the cheap rum.

    This brandy I'm choking down is atrocious, but I'm too cheap to pour anything out,...
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    Sticky: Cheap, bad brandy and pink lemonade. I call...

    Cheap, bad brandy and pink lemonade.

    I call this drink "Loser Juice".
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    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qpoqzt2EHaA

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qpoqzt2EHaA
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    Tomorrow will be a new one - an awesome Case Mako...

    Tomorrow will be a new one - an awesome Case Mako lockback, that my lovely wife bought me as a present! I've been a very good boy.
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    If you can find one with reasonable prices on...

    If you can find one with reasonable prices on their guns, pawn shops are pretty good places to pick up used deer rifles and used 22s.
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    Its a wonderful beer.

    Its a wonderful beer.
  24. Thread: Sleeping In

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    Have suffered from insomnia all my life. Usually...

    Have suffered from insomnia all my life. Usually takes me one-two hours after I lay down before I eventually nod off. Seems like I wake up exhausted nearly every morning. I sleep in every chance I...
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    The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug. Strayed...

    The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug.

    Strayed too far from the book for my taste, and way too much CGI, even for a fantasy movie featuring a dragon. Didn't like it as much as the first Hobbit...
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    Unfortunately a very common problem. In my...

    Unfortunately a very common problem. In my experience you can either leave or resolve to outlast her. I just outlasted a thoroughly toxic supervisor earlier this year, and it has been a totally...
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    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WW21rcHiVU0

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WW21rcHiVU0
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    Old Rasputin Russian Imperial Stout. A good...

    Old Rasputin Russian Imperial Stout. A good stout, but somehow stouts are not as enjoyable in 90 degree weather with sauna-like humidity. Back to Mexican lagers for me.


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    Watching The Ghost and the Darkness right now,...

    Watching The Ghost and the Darkness right now, for the umpteenth time. Great flick. The last good movie Val Kilmer made, and one of the most completely and unabashedly masculine movies that I can...
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    Some that haven't been mentioned, off the top of...

    Some that haven't been mentioned, off the top of my head:

    Joe Walsh - Funk 49
    Dick Dale - Misirlou
    His name escapes me, but the guy who did the James Bond Theme riff
    Alice in Chains - Again...
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    A couple of bowls of chili, chased down with a...

    A couple of bowls of chili, chased down with a couple of Sols. I like Sol, and I'll proudly proclaim it. One of my favorite Mexican beers, although for the life of me I don't know why, because it...
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    I try to keep whiskey and Cheetos on hand at all...

    I try to keep whiskey and Cheetos on hand at all times.
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    In my neighborhood they spend their time making...

    In my neighborhood they spend their time making meth and babies. I like your neighborhood better.
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    Watched way too many of them being made when I...

    Watched way too many of them being made when I was a kid. Yuck.
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    What a shame. There's something dark in the...

    What a shame. There's something dark in the psyche of comedians that consumes a lot of them.
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    I need to read The Education of Henry Adams. I...

    I need to read The Education of Henry Adams. I enjoyed Mont St. Michel and Chartres when I read it in college, and still have an old copy of it on my bookshelf. Henry Adams was a pretty interesting...
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    Salmon in any form, canned or fresh All canned...

    Salmon in any form, canned or fresh
    All canned seafood except Tuna
    raw carrots
    raw broccoli
    cauliflower in any form
    beets in any form
    Chicken in any form
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    Schlafly Summer Lager. Light, vaguely citrusy...

    Schlafly Summer Lager. Light, vaguely citrusy lager.

    Okay hot-weather lawn mowing brew, but honestly not worth paying a premium for, over your cheap macrobrew of choice. Modelo or Miller High...
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    Sticky: Buffalo Trace, neat.

    Buffalo Trace, neat.
  40. Thread: Kitchen Stoves

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    Poll: Good old fashioned electric coil stovetops work...

    Good old fashioned electric coil stovetops work just fine for us. One issue with glasstop electrics is you may not be able to run a pressure canner on them. Might break the stovetop if you do.
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