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13 minutes ago, TheAuldGrump said:

 

But Bubba-Hotep is free on YouTube right now.  :;,;:

 

 I own the Limited Edition dvd that came with it's own faux-leather Elvis jacket case....

 

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20 hours ago, Lord of the Dish Pit said:

There is Something under the house again.

Had a nice little horror movie moment a half hour ago, relaxing in the tub, all is quiet, then comes a scratching from under the bathroom floor. Judging from the sound, the paws/teeth responsible do not belong to a mouse. I'm thinking it was the rabbit, as the mouse can already get through existing gaps, as could the ground squirrel if it wanted to. 

Unless the mouse has gotten BIGGER.....:;,;:

 

 

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22 minutes ago, TheAuldGrump said:

No game tonight - because people did not want to drive in the 'snow'. (Maybe 1/2 inch accumulation... <_< )

 

Wimps. The lot of them. Aren't you guys in Maine?

 

22 minutes ago, TheAuldGrump said:

Me, I've walked two miles through two feet of snow, with Megan on my back! (This was on one of our not-a-date dates... In retrospect pretty clear where this relationship was going. ::): )

 

To hell in a handbasket?

 

22 minutes ago, TheAuldGrump said:

 

So, we could sit down and watch a good movie... But Bubba-Hotep is free on YouTube right now.  :;,;:

 

The Auld Grump

 

Are you implying that Bubba-Hotep isn't a good movie?

 

Lunch break. In from the cold. Comfortable. Wishing I didn't have to go back out.

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14 minutes ago, Unruly said:

 

Wimps. The lot of them. Aren't you guys in Maine?

 

 

To hell in a handbasket?

 

 

Are you implying that Bubba-Hotep isn't a good movie?

 

Lunch break. In from the cold. Comfortable. Wishing I didn't have to go back out.

Hey, there are a lot of good movies that I like less than Bubba Ho-Tep! (I love the movie. Kiss of the Spider Woman? The Mission? Sophie's Choice? Those are good movies - but Bubba Ho-Tep is a fun movie! ::): )

 

The Auld Grump - and, hey! Free!

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27 minutes ago, Unruly said:

 

Wimps. The lot of them. Aren't you guys in Maine?

 

 

To hell in a handbasket?

 

Uphill, both ways, with me kicking his ribs and going "Faster! Faster! You fool, you fool!"

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Are you implying that Bubba-Hotep isn't a good movie?

 

 Bubba Ho-Tep is a GREAT movie! And I have gone drinking with Bruce Campbell! Me and half a dozen others from the old Border's. Before Grumpy's time.

 

Campbell knows how to spin a yarn, one of the best guests that Border's ever had. ::):

 

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Lunch break. In from the cold. Comfortable. Wishing I didn't have to go back out.

 

Ice. Snow. More ice. Glad the game got cancelled.

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Yeah, I'm cool with snow. Ice? Forget it. Not gonna chance it. 

 

I've got a meeting downtown tomorrow at 10am, which means I get to leave late, since there's no reason for me to travel to midtown, just to go back downtown. Coffee and study time. Maybe even a fancy eggs and bacon and cheese breakfast! 

 

Studying went well again tonight. It's really gonna come down to what questions I get... Fingers crossed though that the sims are kinder to me Thursday than they were last time. 

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38 minutes ago, Crowley said:

Yeah, I'm cool with snow. Ice? Forget it. Not gonna chance it. 

 

I've got a meeting downtown tomorrow at 10am, which means I get to leave late, since there's no reason for me to travel to midtown, just to go back downtown. Coffee and study time. Maybe even a fancy eggs and bacon and cheese breakfast! 

 

Studying went well again tonight. It's really gonna come down to what questions I get... Fingers crossed though that the sims are kinder to me Thursday than they were last time. 

Praying for you! Good luck and give the corgis a belly rub from here.

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For the record - Stone Ropers look really strange in bright orange and magenta (with maggot white tentacles).

 

Also, started wondering what a Bounty Board game would look like for The Blight... somehow I picture a lot of them ending with 'So, you all die'.

 

The Auld Grump - you know, when Stone Ropers first showed up in D&D, I woulda sworn they were considered higher level than standard ropers, not lower.

 

*EDIT* I need the Coral Roper for tomorrow night.

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Starting to get used to driving in the snow and ice. And whatever that stuff is after snow has been driven on a bunch. Don’t like it, but I’m getting used to it.

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3 hours ago, Unruly said:

 

Knit thinsulate fingerless gloves. Gotta be able to work a touch screen phone because that's what we use to do everything, and those phone gloves are trash. They don't work for crap because the little bead is never in the right spot. My feet don't do too bad with my boots.

Stay warm dude. Don’t add frostbite to your list of woes. Maybe most of your usual ‘customers’ will stay in and stay warm as well. 

 

 

2 hours ago, TheAuldGrump said:

Then again, I am a bit like Calvin's dad from Calvin & Hobbes.... I enjoy trudging through snow with Megan on me back!

Are you anything like Calvin when it comes to building Snowmen?

 

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On 11/8/2019 at 9:20 PM, TGP said:

I attempted to cook yesterday. :mellow:

 

I attempted to cook today. :mellow:

 

Luckily for all of you there is no photographic evidence available. 

 

There has been another attempt to cook:

 

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I found an online recipe for coffee-cup, microwaved, scrambled eggs. Above you see the result (a fork for scale). The reddish stuff is paprika sprinkled on top. 

 

The previous attempts were (last Thursday) baked beans and (last Friday) a microwave oven ‘baked’ Sweet Potato.

 

That Potato had a hard, crunchy, not entirely cooked core. The beans were way too sweet, even though I tried measures to make them less so.  :mellow:

 

#ChronicallyCulinarilyChallenged

#sofarMycookinghasNotprovenfatal

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Wheee, in hospital for chest stuffs.  Not quite the evening I was planning after getting in a box of goodies (aka minis), but it's something that should be checked out... 

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3 minutes ago, WhiteWulfe said:

Wheee, in hospital for chest stuffs.  Not quite the evening I was planning after getting in a box of goodies (aka minis), but it's something that should be checked out... 

Praying here for you

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