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Forum: Foo 04-26-17, 07:43 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 446
Posted By bigbenaugust
I had to cut the coffee off a couple of weeks ago...

I had to cut the coffee off a couple of weeks ago due to a stomach ulcer, which miraculously cleared up in a couple of days. I wasn't drinking all THAT much (16oz regular and a sometimes 8oz of decaf...
Forum: Foo 04-17-17, 08:57 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 330
Posted By bigbenaugust
My wife does this 7 cups at a time, at least once...

My wife does this 7 cups at a time, at least once a week:
1. Heat the milk (2% or whole) to boiling, keep stirring it
2. Cool it to ~100F (she uses a sink full of cold water and sticks the pot in)...
Forum: Foo 04-15-17, 06:54 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 319
Posted By bigbenaugust
Depends on how new/refurbished the cars are on...

Depends on how new/refurbished the cars are on whatever train you're on. Here in the Triangle, we get the Carolinian/Piedmont trains that have wifi and power at the seats (these are partially funded...
Forum: Foo 04-14-17, 07:14 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 319
Posted By bigbenaugust
For overnights, I've done the Zephyr from OAK...

For overnights, I've done the Zephyr from OAK (SJC with a connection) to Denver, and the Coast Starlight up from San Luis Obispo to Oregon. (as well as about a bazillion shorter trips in California...
Forum: Foo 04-13-17, 11:03 AM
Replies: 4,446
Views: 322,481
Posted By bigbenaugust
Looks like a Cadbury Creme Egg to me...

Looks like a Cadbury Creme Egg to me...
Forum: Foo 04-13-17, 11:03 AM
Replies: 4,446
Views: 322,481
Posted By bigbenaugust
Hit the bridge, then flip into the water......

Hit the bridge, then flip into the water... brutal.
Forum: Touring 04-11-17, 06:54 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,802
Posted By bigbenaugust
Guess I can't complain that my 39x16 SS is...

Guess I can't complain that my 39x16 SS is overgeared then. :)
Forum: Touring 04-11-17, 11:48 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,802
Posted By bigbenaugust
Might I ask what gear you run and how much you...

Might I ask what gear you run and how much you carry? Do you have a pic of that rig somewhere?
Forum: Foo 04-10-17, 08:14 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 858
Posted By bigbenaugust
We have a Linux thread here in Foo somewhere......

We have a Linux thread here in Foo somewhere... you should go put your two cents in there too. :)
Forum: Foo 04-07-17, 09:11 PM
Replies: 8,350
Views: 1,544,318
Posted By bigbenaugust
Alligator through the drive through window......

Alligator through the drive through window... :lol:
I wish I'd had one at the local Arby's last night, second one I've been to this week-- on opposite ends of the state-- that couldn't produce...
Forum: Foo 04-06-17, 02:04 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 774
Posted By bigbenaugust
I am going to have to go watch Kelly's Heroes.

I am going to have to go watch Kelly's Heroes.
Forum: Foo 04-06-17, 10:38 AM
Replies: 4,446
Views: 322,481
Posted By bigbenaugust
I just keep fearing for that driver. He got...

I just keep fearing for that driver. He got thrown around a bit in the cab.
Forum: Foo 04-06-17, 07:45 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 876
Posted By bigbenaugust
Savings, mortgage, giving. Maybe a couple of bike...

Savings, mortgage, giving. Maybe a couple of bike parts.
Forum: Foo 04-06-17, 06:25 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 425
Posted By bigbenaugust
Our house iPad has fallen off of the Apple update...

Our house iPad has fallen off of the Apple update train (it's 4 years old now) and I have been ogling Fire tablet sales to replace it. I need to see if the kids' favorites are on Android first.
Forum: Commuting 04-04-17, 09:39 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 271
Posted By bigbenaugust
I think you will need to send me the BMC for a...

I think you will need to send me the BMC for a thorough evaluation. :) As I carry a 15mm spanner already, it'll work out fine. The lack of rack and fender mounts can be easily remedied.
But...
Forum: Foo 04-04-17, 07:05 AM
Replies: 4,446
Views: 322,481
Posted By bigbenaugust
The poor guy couldn't bear to see it coming...

The poor guy couldn't bear to see it coming around the corner!
Forum: Commuting 03-28-17, 10:48 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 344
Posted By bigbenaugust
I'm just reusing hardware from an old set of...

I'm just reusing hardware from an old set of Seattle Sports panniers that got all holed-up over the years. It lacks the latching mechanisms of the Lone Peak hardware, but even then, I have to do...
Forum: Commuting 03-28-17, 10:17 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 344
Posted By bigbenaugust
+1 on the buckets. I have two but have never used...

+1 on the buckets. I have two but have never used them both at once. One is an actual kitty litter bucket and one is a squarer, slightly smaller bucket that once held Feta cheese (and quite a bit of...
Forum: Foo 03-28-17, 07:17 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 354
Posted By bigbenaugust
He's so proud.

He's so proud.
Forum: Foo 03-23-17, 02:06 PM
Replies: 4,446
Views: 322,481
Posted By bigbenaugust
He has impeccable timing, he almost got...

He has impeccable timing, he almost got decapitated.
Forum: Foo 03-21-17, 01:48 PM
Replies: 8,350
Views: 1,544,318
Posted By bigbenaugust
IT Crowd reference :) ...

IT Crowd reference :)
http://i.imgur.com/15cEwVQ.jpg
Forum: Foo 03-21-17, 12:50 PM
Replies: 8,350
Views: 1,544,318
Posted By bigbenaugust
Is it made in Britain?

Is it made in Britain?
Forum: Foo 03-21-17, 07:01 AM
Replies: 4,446
Views: 322,481
Posted By bigbenaugust
#choochoo and the engineer is probably...

#choochoo

and the engineer is probably laughing pretty hard. :)
Forum: Foo 03-20-17, 07:37 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 367
Posted By bigbenaugust
The Internet itself is an annoyance.

The Internet itself is an annoyance.
Forum: Foo 03-20-17, 07:29 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 411
Posted By bigbenaugust
I once bought a Palm T|X over an EeePC. I...

I once bought a Palm T|X over an EeePC.

I have taken to using alpine for email since OWA is such a dog on the Acer.
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