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Old 11-06-09, 02:27 PM   #1
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Stupid experts

In this age of the interweb, information is easy, cheap and available. But it is also CRAP much of the time.

Here is what I found just now, looking on you tube for steamed puddings. A "chef" teaching us how to use instant out of the can crud. Get rid of him!


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But, his mother used it.
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Old 11-06-09, 04:14 PM   #3
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his mother is an idiot. and so is he.
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When is your cooking show on?
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take canned food out of british cuisine and all you have left are your nasty soggy 'chips.'
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Old 11-06-09, 04:45 PM   #6
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i prefer big soft chips. why do you hate good food?
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When is your cooking show on?
i'm not a cooking expert. hang on a sec. doesn't that qualify me for the interweb expert status?
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She can steam my pudding anytime.
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Here is the correct, stiff upper lip, public school way to make a proper English pudding.

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Here is the correct, stiff upper lip, public school way to make a proper English pudding.

YouTube- Posh Nosh Bread and Butter Pudding
oh that is funny. richard e grant is great.
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so what other internet "expert" advice have people seen. i want to see DIY atom splitting.
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If you want stupid experts, look no further than Chrysler engineers.

Some are smart, but holy cow they've made some lousy crap.
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i prefer big soft chips. why do you hate good food?
i don't hate good food, which is precisely why i left the UK.
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The most annoying thing about the OP video is the fact the stupid woman says "Oh my gosh" I freaking HATE that. The correct epithet is "Oh my god." Gosh still means "God" so you're still gonna do time in Hell for taking (your) lord's name in vain.
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Spotted Dick. I had that once. Penicillin took care of it real quick.
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so what other internet "expert" advice have people seen.


You need not venture beyond this friendly domain to find them.
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Yes it does. I was just making sure.
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The English don't know how to make chips.

You need to go to Scotland to get chips. Glasgow, preferably.

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Powdered custard seems to be the equivalent of Jello instant pudding.
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Well, at least the spotted dick wasn't canned. Pity they didn't actually show that getting made, since it is the main part of the dish.

Youtube - custard with no powder

I like this better - "about a teaspoon" pours some into a tablespoon.

Huh, I never knew it was so simple.
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but his mother used the powder.
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The English don't know how to make chips.

You need to go to Scotland to get chips. Glasgow, preferably.

the jocks are also clueless, but if you're going to eat them, get them in edinburgh.
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the jocks are also clueless, but if you're going to eat them, get them in edinburgh.
But they did invent the deep fried Mars Bar. Surely that has to rate on your culinary index?
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But they did invent the deep fried Mars Bar. Surely that has to rate on your culinary index?
i tried one. is it wrong to say it was delicious?
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