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Sat Feb 28

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LakeEffect posted to the I See DEAD PEOPLE board. 7:17 PM

Anthony Mason, former NY Knick

Anthony Mason, former NY Knick basketball player, dead at 48.

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LakeEffect posted to the I See DEAD PEOPLE board. 9:49 AM

Earl Lloyd, NBA pioneer

Earl Lloyd, 86, broke the color barrier in the NBA in 1950.

http://www.nba.com/2015/news/02/27/earl-lloyd-obit/

Sat Jan 31

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LakeEffect replied to the 77's Foolish House of Pigskin board. 8:57 PM

Re: Josh Gordon

https://medium.com/the-cauldron/an-open-letter-to-charles-ba......

I don't know enough to know what to think but I do find it to be quite interesting if it is
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Tue Jan 27

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LakeEffect replied to the 77's Foolish House of Pigskin board. 8:22 AM

Re: Booed Off The Field?

According to this article, Andy Dalton was booed off the field during pro

I didn't see the booing, but I do recall thinking to myself, as I tuned in and out of the game, "what the he11 is Andy Dalton doing at the Pro Bowl?"

Sat Jan 24

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LakeEffect posted to the 77's Foolish House of Pigskin board. 5:55 PM

John DeFilippo hiring

Browns hire their new OC, the former quarterbacks coach of the Raiders. DeFilippo will replace the departing Kyle Shanahan, who is going to Atlanta, presumably to join Dan Quinn, who many feel is going to be given the head coaching job there [more]

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LakeEffect posted to the Numismatic Fools board. 11:19 AM

First Ever $75 U.S. Coin

The 2015 High Relief 0.9999 fine gold coin to be released later this year by the U.S. Mint will carry a $75 denomination — a first for a U.S. coin.

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Fri Jan 23

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LakeEffect replied to the Beer Brewing for Fools board. 11:29 AM

Re: Hazelnut, Walnut Brown Ale

If there's still some fermentation happening then the yeast needs at least a little oxygen, and it won't take long before there's naturally a blanket of CO2 after that.

Yeah, that was my reaction as well. But whafa's point is [more]

Wed Jan 21

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LakeEffect replied to the Beer Brewing for Fools board. 11:30 AM

Re: Hazelnut, Walnut Brown Ale

I dunno if you have kegging equipment, but I always used to flush my tanks with CO2 before filling them with any beer product, except for during the cold-side aeration stage. It made a noticeable difference in flavor and also allowed me to be less [more]

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LakeEffect replied to the Beer Brewing for Fools board. 10:29 AM

Re: Hazelnut, Walnut Brown Ale

Bottled the nut beers last night. I was a little worried about oxidation since I split the 5 gallon batch into 2 5-gallon carboys -- one for walnut one for hazelnut -- each half full. But they tasted good, the walnut was nice, the hazelnut flavor was [more]

Fri Jan 16

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LakeEffect replied to the Beer Brewing for Fools board. 10:53 PM

Re: Recipe thoughts?

I have no experience with oranges but I have brewed a few fruit beers over the years. It's been my experience that fruit added to the primary produces a dry beer with little fruit flavor or residual sweetness. Fruit added to the secondary for a week [more]

Wed Jan 14

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LakeEffect replied to the Beer Brewing for Fools board. 8:41 PM

Re: Hazelnut, Walnut Brown Ale

Reminds me of the pumpkin ale I made a few years ago where I knew I didn't want too much flavor so I scaled back the pumpkin spice. It was still too much and I ultimately decided that I just don't like pumpkin ales.

I hear ya. [more]

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LakeEffect replied to the Beer Brewing for Fools board. 8:30 PM

Re: First ever mead, for me

Yep, the Joes Ancient was strict to recipe, but that old honey has really slowed down. Worried that the striation I was seeing has come back, but the rules say don't touch it, might just take a bit longer for the yeasties to get through. So one [more]

Tue Jan 13

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LakeEffect posted to the Beer Brewing for Fools board. 10:21 PM

Hazelnut, Walnut Brown Ale

Every Christmas Eve for the last three years, my stepson and I have done a brew. He's the idea guy, I'm the brewmaster.

This year, he picked a hazelnut brown ale. I started with a standard English Brown Ale recipe, with hazelnut flavoring [more]

Sun Jan 4

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LakeEffect posted to the I See DEAD PEOPLE board. 11:08 PM

Hank Peters, 90, Baseball Executive

Built championship teams in Baltimore and returned the Indians to relevance in Cleveland.

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Thu Dec 11

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LakeEffect replied to the 77's Foolish House of Pigskin board. 10:38 PM

Re: Johnny Football this Sunday

I don't like that guy. :)

An interesting sidebar: Cincy activated A.J. McCarron for the game.

I was a Hoyer guy all season but unfortunately I think we've hit the ceiling with him, and with our playoff chances are dwindling, [more]

Tue Dec 9

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LakeEffect replied to the Sloan Fellows board. 7:14 PM

Re: Hello

Hey, you're that guy!

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LakeEffect replied to the Sloan Fellows board. 6:27 PM

Re: Hello

You got the palindrome.

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