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1 hour ago, NebulousMissy said:


For the record, I went home after a few hours. I ran out of coffee and my partner had moved onto something else in life so I found a spot where I could stop writing and went home. We even ran Pathfinder tonight.

Good to hear all is well.  Small things can seem so important at the moment but really are but like a flash: bright and disturbing but, in the end, pointless.  Hope the pathfinder session went swell!


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9 hours ago, haldir said:
14 hours ago, Sirithiliel said:


$15 for a can of pringles?!


Yup! Size of the can is 2.5 oz (about 5 inches tall)

I might know where to get the Sour Cream flavor Pringle’s cans four $1.44 each. And I am talking the full-height, 4.8 ounce cans...


...for $15 I could lay my claws on 10 of those! Or maybe just nine if there is sales tax. 

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8 hours ago, WhiteWulfe said:

I never could really see the appeal in Las Vegas, but then again, I'm not a fan of a lot of lights, especially bright flashy ones at night, and heat.  Oh gawds, the heat. 


Plus, after having watched enough episodes of Galactic Hunter (they're in Arizona) there are some rather scary looking spiders down there. 


Then again, I'm also not one for gambling.  If I'm going to spend a bunch of money, I'm going to do it with friends locally, and check out various food things. Or shopping.  Shopping is SO. MUCH. FUN.  Well, hoodie shopping anyways, I'm a whiny brat of a stick in the mud when it comes to footwear shopping, I hate shopping for shoes. 


Or playful answer...   I'd rather take the risk of an empty wallet by visiting my local airbrushing store.  Donna has maple candies!


Oh I agree on the spending. One reason why I told myself I was mostly just gonna spend at LVO, the other days was more or less to support me being here (food, beverages, etc etc). Thou I did find a hat with a squirrel on it. Tempting as it was, I left it in the store. There is always tomorrow thou. ^_^


Day 2 of LVO/LV vacation: After getting back from lunch I fell asleep on the couch in my room. I guess the last couple days finally caught up with me. So other then up to lunch, not much to report on today. I did watch a little bit of the NHL all-star game (inbetween sleep & such), but I did wake up to GotG 2, so hey at least a great movie was on. Currently watching Dr Strange. I think after that I'll head down to the 1st floor & see what's going on this late in the evening.


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3 hours ago, TGP said:


In that case it owes us new pictures of Brutus.



3 hours ago, Pezler the Polychromatic said:

And it needs to be an action pose, @Glitterwolf.


These were made by my Grilfriend, not my phone yet, I will take a pic later.

With his girl Senna ( My gir's father's dog) deciding if they want to come in or not.




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Finally went down at around 3:00 am as I knew at least a pizza place was open. While not as busy as it was around 11 am, it was still busy. About the only difference was women were in their nightlife outfits (many were very gorgeous) & probably more drunks (met some friendly ones in the elevator up, I'm not gonna judge).


Other then that, not much to report, other then my next door "neighbor" is obnoxious. They must be a young person, couple, whatever. When they are in the bathroom, they've got a speaker that blares out heavy bass music & such + they've got buddies that come over & are loud. Other then that, it's pretty quiet up on the 10th floor.


I love the signs saying this is a smoke free hotel, yet, I've seen people smoking up a storm everywhere here. Seen someone holding a cig while walking the "deadman walkin'" to the elevator, seriously, it's a very long hallway & my room is near the end & of course since we are in Nevada, Mary J comin from a few rooms as I walk past. (thou I'm use to that coming from Oregon, reminds me of one of my next door neighbors....::P:)

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2 minutes ago, Crowley said:

Morning walks






The switch to Pac Time, screws me up when it comes to other time zones (well besides mtn). Thou it is almost 530 here.

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22 hours ago, Crowley said:

I've found Trader Joe's beers to all be solidly decent. Nothing amazing, but I wouldn't turn them down. 

I picked up the oatmeal stout to use as a cooking beer.


Megan and I each had a bottle, then Megan had a second.


It is a decent beer, and yes, much better than Budweiser. (Budweiser is my go to cooking beer - when making bread, or pot roast, or other recipe calling for a can of beer, I can sacrifice the Bud to the gods of cooking with ne'er a qualm of guilt.)


Oatmeal stout is roughly the same price, and tastes better - so it can be used for both cooking and quaffing.


It is almost exactly half as expensive as the Allagash Black that is my current favorite sipping beer.


And Allagash Black would not be a great cooking beer - containing too many flavors that might conflict with whatever is being cooked.


Oatmeal Stout is a nice, simple flavor, unlikely to conflict with other foods. A well behaved beer, and not at all pretentious.


I also picked up a package of Trader Joe's Beer Bread mix, that they had strategically close to hand.


Trader Joe's knows their Grumps. ::P: *EDIT* Seriously, there are a lot of Grumps there. Of all ages and cultures, but recognizably Grumps. :lol:


All in all, glad to have found it.


The Auld Grump


The party is more than two thirds through Danger at Dunwater, and Jon is really good at using challenges to fit in with the serpent folk.


Physical Diplomacy checks! ::D:

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11 minutes ago, TheAuldGrump said:

It is almost exactly half as expensive as the Allagash Black that is my current favorite sipping beer.


I just had that one for the first time a couple weeks ago, and yeah, that quickly moved up to the top of my list too. 


Need to make a trip to TJs soon... 


Waffles and Coffee!!


And back to the CPA MCQs...

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1 hour ago, Crowley said:
2 hours ago, TheAuldGrump said:

It is almost exactly half as expensive as the Allagash Black that is my current favorite sipping beer.


I just had that one for the first time a couple weeks ago, and yeah, that quickly moved up to the top of my list too. 

I'll have to look around here for it then.  Not getting my hopes up but I've found weirder things.

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