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Took the group until the end of last night's session, but they did discover that the illusionist guy is not 100% bad, and that he is in fact not wearing a suit - he's wearing pajamas. He dragged them into joining the mob.

 

They'll meet the favored soul weaver next time.

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20 minutes ago, kristof65 said:

My wife just brought up her latest piece of stained glass and hung it in my office window.

 

I fear we have been infiltrated by agents of R.I.B.B.E.T.

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All hail @Froggy the Great and RIBBIT

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I’m working. But it doesn’t feel like work. Probably because it is business trip prep. 
 

AKA, figuring out what non-national chain restaurants around Titusville I want to go eat at.

 

Did the same for Yuma. Its hit and miss. One local institution there sworn upon by locals as “the best” was bland and unappetizing. The hole in the wall Mexican place that used to be a laundromat? Phenomenal. The (now closed) Das Brat Haus? Desserts to die for.

 

Right now, highest on my list is GG’s Roots, a Puerto Rico place. One main meat dish per day. Lots of sides of plantains and green bananas. Sounds absolutely fascinating.

 

Coworkers on the other hand, are all brewpubs and chains. Dear god why?!

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4 minutes ago, Pegazus said:

Coworkers on the other hand, are all brewpubs and chains. Dear god why?!

I can't explain why your co-workers do that, but I can tell you why I do it. 

When I'm on a business trip, I'm generally working 12-14 hour days, and the last thing I want to deal with for getting a decent meal is the unknown. Chain restaurants are a known factor. 

That's when I have to choose the restaurant for myself and I'm working a long day.   If I'm with locals and they recommend or better yet, take me somewhere, or it's a day I get some free time, I'll be more adventurous. 

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20 minutes ago, Pegazus said:

Coworkers on the other hand, are all brewpubs and chains. Dear god why?!

 

Digestive problems that they don't want to explain to people? Chains are known quantities and easier to avoid foods that you know will cause problems.

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Ah, Monday... the calm before the storm...  It's election day here in the Democratic Republic of Canukistan and after weeks of overtime and chaos, it's like all the air has been pulled out of the office as we wait to see what kind of day tomorrow will be...  Fingers crossed nothing goes sideways and I get to go home on time tonight!!  

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22 minutes ago, kristof65 said:

When I'm on a business trip, I'm generally working 12-14 hour days, and the last thing I want to deal with for getting a decent meal is the unknown. Chain restaurants are a known factor. 


I suppose. Maybe I just need something adventurous to take away from the known factor of my coworkers. 

 

11 minutes ago, Werkrobotwerk said:

 

Digestive problems that they don't want to explain to people? Chains are known quantities and easier to avoid foods that you know will cause problems.

 


I would agree somewhat, except the favorite place last trip was IHOP, and they got food poisoning. Twice! Once I could see, but they went back every other day, and just seemed okay with rolling with that chance.

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2 hours ago, Zink said:

 

You've got mountains!!! I thought the whole country was flat swamp under sea level!

 

The East is above Sealevel and at the very South East we have some large hills that seem like mountains to us ::P:

 

2 hours ago, Beagle said:

It is. The Dutch are like Lovecraftian Deep Ones, subsisting entirely on chocolate shhhhprinkles and waffles

 

I respectfully disagree!

We also have licorice!

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3 minutes ago, Pegazus said:


I suppose. Maybe I just need something adventurous to take away from the known factor of my coworkers. 

 

 


I would agree somewhat, except the favorite place last trip was IHOP, and they got food poisoning. Twice! Once I could see, but they went back every other day, and just seemed okay with rolling with that chance.

oh. IHOP. mistakes were made. Not quite as bad as waffle house, but close.

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4 minutes ago, Glitterwolf said:

We also have licorice!

That proves you're associated with C'thulu to me :lol:

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3 minutes ago, Werkrobotwerk said:

oh. IHOP. mistakes were made. Not quite as bad as waffle house, but close.

I much prefer Waffle House over IHOP.  At Waffle House, I know I'm getting "okay" (or sometimes even good) greasy diner breakfast food.  At IHOP, they dress themselves up and trick you into forgetting that you're going to get overpriced "okay" breakfast food.

 

IHOP is probably my least favorite breakfast restaurant, but that may be partly because I'm not a huge fan of pancakes or waffles.

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4 minutes ago, kristof65 said:

That proves you're associated with C'thulu to me :lol:

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1 minute ago, Xiwo Xerase said:

I much prefer Waffle House over IHOP.  At Waffle House, I know I'm getting "okay" (or sometimes even good) greasy diner breakfast food.  At IHOP, they dress themselves up and trick you into forgetting that you're going to get overpriced "okay" breakfast food.

 

IHOP is probably my least favorite breakfast restaurant, but that may be partly because I'm not a huge fan of pancakes or waffles.

I've gotten sick after Waffle House at 2 gencons in a row. The rest of my group insists on going there. I will skip breakfast rather than go there. 

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I hope everyone is getting their coffee on this monday whatever. I am too tired to give crap about much of anything. My birthday girl (my bassett in 10 months.) decided she needed out 5 or 6 timers last night after I stayed up late playing Skyrim. I woke up and I know I am getting sick. I have 2 drawings that i need to take pictures of and post in the Inktober thread. maybe tomorrow....... I am way behind on it and way off the beaten trail anyways. 

 

 

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