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  1. Thread: The Gun Thread

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    Similar to yours. It was a brass framed lever gun...

    Similar to yours. It was a brass framed lever gun from the 1860s. I think it was a Henry 44 rimfire. The store wanted thirty something thousand dollars for it...I think it was $37k but I sort of...
  2. Thread: The Gun Thread

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    I wouldn't normally reply to a gun thread, but...

    I wouldn't normally reply to a gun thread, but this was just so sad I had to:



    No.

    Honestly I think (hope) that you are wrong, that you wouldn't have that fear if you actually owned a gun...
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    I suppose it's no surprise that I think it's...

    I suppose it's no surprise that I think it's disingenuous to call that chicken. Not just on the part of McDonnal's, but of everyone who perpetuates the misnomer.

    Dimethylpolysiloxane is used in...
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    You are assuming he is even trying. Science...

    You are assuming he is even trying.

    Science and daily experience (e.g. with domesticated animals) indicates that being overweight (not obese) is beneficial in a controlled environment (in other...
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    Disarmed combat martial arts are fine, but make...

    Disarmed combat martial arts are fine, but make sure you also teach them safe gun handling (The 4 Rules) and marksmanship as soon as they are responsible enough. Kids face a size disadvantage...
  6. It's worse than that. Living organisms are...

    It's worse than that.

    Living organisms are regulated by feedback paths. Paths, plural. Many feedback systems. When you adjust a parameter (e.g. CI) a great many other parameters adjust in the...
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    When you need diet advice you should go to skinny...

    When you need diet advice you should go to skinny people, for exercise advice you should go to a 20-something male who has never been out of shape, when you need surgery you should go to someone who...
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    Yup. That's why house painters walk around with...

    Yup. That's why house painters walk around with paint all over their clothes. If you want to be taken seriously as a house painter you'd better have a good coat of paint yourself.
  9. There is nothing really wrong with CICO as a...

    There is nothing really wrong with CICO as a concept. The problem is that people try to make it into something it isn't.

    CICO is a diagnostic rule of thumb. In other words, if you have someone who...
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    I have one. BTW: It's probably best to think...

    I have one.

    BTW: It's probably best to think of it as a specialized convection oven rather than a fryer. They pitch "frying" but the results are closer to what you would get from an oven if you...
  11. Thread: Can o' Oysters

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    I only ever buy the smoked, so take this for what...

    I only ever buy the smoked, so take this for what it is worth... but...

    Stew or soup. Anything you would consider using muscles, clams, crab, or shrimp in.

    I like tossing smoked oysters in...
  12. Personally, I kinda like biphasic sleep where I...

    Personally, I kinda like biphasic sleep where I actually get up and do something for awhile (even if it's just some paperwork) then go back to sleep.

    As for 2AM every night....

    1d10t could be...
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    You can burn it off or scrub it off, but honestly...

    You can burn it off or scrub it off, but honestly there is no point. It isn't like you are eating the seasoning. Just give it a scrub with some table salt to get any loose bits to part ways, cook...
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    Question... why are y'all seasoning your pans so...

    Question... why are y'all seasoning your pans so often? Or are you? I'm not talking about if you got a new muffin pan, but a pan you have been using awhile.

    The last time I "re-seasoned" anything...
  15. Thread: Got diet milk?

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    This stuff was in little individual cartons that...

    This stuff was in little individual cartons that were delivered every morning (along with individually packaged lunches) and left stacked on trays (unrefridgerated) until lunch time. It wasn't cold....
  16. Thread: Got diet milk?

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    Nope. I had been thirsty before, I've been...

    Nope. I had been thirsty before, I've been thirsty since, and even when thirsty real/plain milk has never tasted good to me.

    I should add that I remember telling my parents at the time that the...
  17. Thread: Got diet milk?

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    When I was a young child I hated milk. My...

    When I was a young child I hated milk. My parents, or more often other parents, would offer it to me from time to time and it was disgusting so I wouldn't touch it. I'd drink chocolate milk but not...
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    Exactly the reaction that comment deserved. :) ...

    Exactly the reaction that comment deserved. :)

    I bet Cryptocode got the other half of the same animal you and my parents split.

    I made ribs from that animal for dinner tonight. I used same...
  19. Commercial products (http://www.striderm.com.au)...

    Commercial products are available for that too. I have no personal experience to offer since I've never used them (or anything) but petro jelly seems like it would be sticky/messy. Maybe they all...
  20. Thread: Sauerkraut advice

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    I'd bet salting, not the type of salt, is your...

    I'd bet salting, not the type of salt, is your problem.

    I've read that pink kraut is caused by yeast growth which can be from wrong salt levels. Soft kraut is also a symptom of incorrect salt...
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    Sure. The aboriginal people of what is now...

    Sure. The aboriginal people of what is now California didn't practice agriculture but they did process plants basically the same way that article describes.

    Native American Netroots:: Indians 101:...
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    Boo!

    Boo!
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    Let's pay homage to Marx by quoting some of his...

    Let's pay homage to Marx by quoting some of his writings!



    That is why it's important to read Marx - to see for yourself that the tens of millions who died because of Marx didn't die from some...
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    Who was it from? Seeing as how you are in Norco,...

    Who was it from? Seeing as how you are in Norco, I'm guessing maybe Eden Tropics? I have a little bit of beef from them in my freezer. My parents have more. Paleobird also has a quarter cow from...
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    Some of that is a matter of law... the long...

    Some of that is a matter of law... the long ingredient list for flour for example is a direct result of US law from the early 20th century intended to prevent malnutrition in school age children. You...
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