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    Speaking of which--duck breasts. ATK says score...

    Speaking of which--duck breasts. ATK says score the skin and saute very slowly to render the fat and crisp the skin, then finish on the other side. When I do this the fat isn't completely rendered...
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    Why consult a doctor. Can't you just pick it up...

    Why consult a doctor. Can't you just pick it up at the feed store?
  3. Thread: Wildfire 2021

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    Hansen bashing has been heavy in the mainstream...

    Hansen bashing has been heavy in the mainstream press lately. I just wish they wouldn't label him and his pals as "environmentalists".
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    A few years ago the ski areas were pulling guys...

    A few years ago the ski areas were pulling guys out of the mechatronics finals at Sierra College in Truckee to maintain lifts. I assume the demand is still there. Lifts aren't getting any simpler.
  5. No brainer. Although Louie might be a fun guy to...

    No brainer. Although Louie might be a fun guy to have a drink with while you're waiting for Ilsa to show up.
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    God helps those who help themselves. Isn't that...

    God helps those who help themselves. Isn't that what the religious folks say. No wait--didn't the Christians decide that if you believed in Jesus Christ who died for your sins you could fuck up and...
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    103 day, 2 1/2 qt water bottle for all of them,...

    103 day, 2 1/2 qt water bottle for all of them, including the dog. I assume they were on their way back to the trailhead after a long hike.
    I used to hike in temps like that in AZ--I would drink 4...
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    Jacques Pepin probably has a big ass burner that...

    Jacques Pepin probably has a big ass burner that heats all the way to the edge of the pan so it heats evenly.
    One thing I learned about frying in a cold dry cast iron pan is to not touch the meat...
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    I'd recommend sticking with the Bogner.

    I'd recommend sticking with the Bogner.
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    Please tell me that the remains are Laundrie's...

    Please tell me that the remains are Laundrie's and the cause of death is alligator.
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    That works most places but not in Truckee...

    That works most places but not in Truckee (besides the fact that the USPS here doesn't deliver mail to porches). We can't even redirect first class mail. At our cluster box the carrier put up a...
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    The longer you preheat the cast iron the...

    The longer you preheat the cast iron the better--I usually start preheating will I'm still prepping. 10 minutes or more, and at the same temp setting you'll be cooking at. It's still hotter in the...
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    Walking around Sacramento and all of the sudden...

    Walking around Sacramento and all of the sudden dog skeletons are everywhere, as well as various tableaux of human skeletons doing various stuff. The best one we saw was a bunch of skeletal...
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    The CDC still has to weigh in which I believe...

    The CDC still has to weigh in which I believe will happen this week. The Moderna comes in multidose vials so it's just a matter of drawing up half the amount.
    If you really want a shot right away...
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    If you have the time and there are nearby...

    If you have the time and there are nearby branches of the shipping companies I'd drop them off. If there isn't a nearby office I'd take them to any place that accepts packages for shipping by those...
  16. They just posted a flash flood warning for those...

    They just posted a flash flood warning for those areas on Sacramento TV as well.
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    French cleat? re boats and horses--you can't...

    French cleat?

    re boats and horses--you can't eat a boat.
  18. Thread: Wildfire 2021

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    I don't think it's safe to say that at all,...

    I don't think it's safe to say that at all, especially at lower elevations.
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    The problem with relying on testing to determine...

    The problem with relying on testing to determine when someone with covid can stop isolating is that PCR can detect dead virus for a long time after people are no longer contagious. OTOH from a...
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    Without immigrants whose going to buckle my boots?

    Without immigrants whose going to buckle my boots?
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    There are probably more people staying home...

    There are probably more people staying home because they don't want to work with unvaccinated people who refuse to wear masks or care for or serve unvaccinated people who refuse to wear masks. There...
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    OK--we're waiting for the gaper quote.

    OK--we're waiting for the gaper quote.
  23. Read the linked article--then come back and edit...

    Read the linked article--then come back and edit or delete your post. Probably delete, because I don't think there's any way you can edit it to make sense.
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    You were the brown nosing student who volunteered...

    You were the brown nosing student who volunteered to sharpen all the pencils for the teacher?
    (That's a lot nicer sharpener than my school ever had.)
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    First time I went to JH was back in the 80's I...

    First time I went to JH was back in the 80's I think. They had just cranked up security because of hijackings. It was funny to see a bunch of security theater in SLC being done on the handful of...
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    I grew up in Detroit but never had Detroit-style...

    I grew up in Detroit but never had Detroit-style pizza. Never even heard of it. I worked at a pizzeria--I don't know what style of pizza. Back then pizza was pizza. The boss was a 30 something...
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    FDA will allow the booster to be different than...

    FDA will allow the booster to be different than the original shot(s).
    Seems especially useful for people who got J and J, and especially younger women....
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    I would think "Need to throw up" might work even...

    I would think "Need to throw up" might work even better.
    BTW, why do people who get to preboard because they need extra time to board get to deplane with everyone else? If you want to preboard...
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    Do you have some evidence to support your feeling...

    Do you have some evidence to support your feeling that the unvaccinated are mostly rabid Trumpists or is that your impression because that's who get the attention of the media?

    The problem with...
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    Extended families for the win. That said, I'm...

    Extended families for the win. That said, I'm not particularly grieved over the fact that our son and DIL expecting their first are on the other side of the country.
  31. Thread: NFL 2021/2022

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    I hate Seattle and especially Pete Carroll. I...

    I hate Seattle and especially Pete Carroll. I hate Pittsburgh and especially Ben Roethlisberger. It's a shame someone had to win.
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    Back in the day--way back in the day--when a...

    Back in the day--way back in the day--when a plane was getting in late they would ask people to wait until the folks with tight connections could get off. I even had them hold my connection for a...
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    Fuck him. He was as much to blame for the Iraq...

    Fuck him. He was as much to blame for the Iraq War and our current mess of a country as anyone.
  34. Thread: cool homes

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    I was reading a long article in the New Yorker...

    I was reading a long article in the New Yorker about Richard Neutra LA area mid-century modern houses. Going for 8 figures but a lot of them are too small for the kind of people who pay that much...
  35. Sorry, but it's open with chains. 5 in on my deck.

    Sorry, but it's open with chains. 5 in on my deck.
  36. it's been raining lightly--just saw a few wet...

    it's been raining lightly--just saw a few wet flakes. Nothing to write home about, and anyway, I'm already home.
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    You're arguing with yourself?

    You're arguing with yourself?
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    Eating outside a restaurant in a separated off...

    Eating outside a restaurant in a separated off area of the parking lot. There's a car parked right next to us. Lady comes out of the restaurant, gets in the car, turns on the engine, and starts...
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    You may take the high road but I know what you're...

    You may take the high road but I know what you're thinking.
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    There is not a screw in the house that my wife...

    There is not a screw in the house that my wife has driven that is not stripped. And they all have to be removed because nothing is in the right place the frst time, or the second. And when she...
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    Maybe the problem is the wet dough. Is there...

    Maybe the problem is the wet dough. Is there sugar and oil in your dough? They can make the crust brown before it is really done.
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    It was a joke.

    It was a joke.
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    When I practiced at Kaiser in Sacramento I...

    When I practiced at Kaiser in Sacramento I routinely had Medical (CA's version of Medicaid) patients show up late because their usual 1 hour ride on 2 buses to go the 5 miles or so from their house...
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    So sorry about your mom. Did this just happen? ...

    So sorry about your mom. Did this just happen?

    If she had a stroke from a blood clot, then yes, maybe taking the medication might have prevented it. If she had a stroke from a bleed or passed...
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    Doesn't make sense to bridge the glacier. Just...

    Doesn't make sense to bridge the glacier. Just wait a couple of years and it'll be gone.
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    Black people and rural people have similar...

    Black people and rural people have similar obstacles to getting vaccinated--poor access to health care in general, poor access to nearby vaccination sites, poor internet access (is there anyone here...
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    Impressive.

    Impressive.
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    Thanks--sorry I didn't explain better but that...

    Thanks--sorry I didn't explain better but that happened this summer but I'll take all the Happy Birthdays I can get.
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    My kid in the Air Force got Pfizers originally. ...

    My kid in the Air Force got Pfizers originally. They decided he needed a booster--because he's a HCW I guess. He got Moderna because that's what they had. I don't know what dose.
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