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C.J. Voelkel

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Tue Feb 9

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voelkels posted to the Recipes/Cooking board. 6:12 PM

In Case Y’All Missed It

Happy Mardi Gras, y’all from Loosiana!!!.
;-)

C.J.J. - only got tangled up in one parade today, me.

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voelkels replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 11:41 AM

Re: Scary Thought

Stolen from the Fool’s Humor & Urban Legends Board;
See; http://dotcomjoe.com/0209f1 .
;-)

C.J.V.

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voelkels replied to the BBQ, Art of, Fun(ky), The board. 8:26 AM

Re: Mardi Gras cuisine?

I make red beans and rice on Mardi Gras, because that's what I know how to make.

Axe-u-lee, red beans & rice is the traditional Monday meal in N’Orleans (since Mondays were traditionally “washdays”, them).
;-)

Mardi [more]

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voelkels replied to the Recipes/Cooking board. 8:03 AM

Re: best method for baby back ribs?

. . . I'm looking for a tried and true recipe to cook them in the oven. . .

Since you were looking for a “tried and true recipe to cook them in the oven” and I have never cooked my baby back ribs in the oven, I didn’t answer [more]

Sun Feb 7

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voelkels replied to the Gardening and Landscaping board. 7:16 AM

Re: My Tomato Seedlings Are Up,

. . . . Actually, just jealous of your weather . . .

Don’t be jealous. I have to plant my tomato plants in the garden by about April 15th if I am to get a reasonable crop. Most years, I’ll pick my last tomato around the 4th of July. [more]

Fri Feb 5

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voelkels posted to the Gardening and Landscaping board. 5:50 PM

My Tomato Seedlings Are Up,

whose seeds I planted last week. I cleaned out my chili pepper and tomato beds last two weeks, tilled in 10 or 12 cubic feet of compost and have both beds covered with weed block cloth. The pH of the compost was quite high from all the wood ash that [more]

Thu Feb 4

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voelkels replied to the Building / Maintaining a Home board. 6:31 AM

Re: Working blind

My problem is that I can't figure out how to "locate" them accurately, since when the TV is "down" (in place) it will be in the way of marking them, and when the TV is up, well, I won't know where to mark. I'm going to screw [more]

Fri Jan 29

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voelkels replied to the BBQ, Art of, Fun(ky), The board. 10:53 AM

Re: Ya never sau-sage a thing

Hay Mike, if you plans to make sausage, February 2nd be the perfect day. Don’t forget to refrigerate the grinder until cold before starting and periodically while grinding da pig meat in batches fur best results. Iffen you ain’t got a tried & [more]

Thu Jan 28

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voelkels replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 11:26 AM

Re: He broke all the cardinal rules

This guy may be a good scientist, but he needs to brush up on his Darwin.

If I was a betting man (which, of course, I am not) I would lay odds of 14 to 1 that he fired that rifle many more times than once to measure x-zactly [more]

Wed Jan 27

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voelkels replied to the Buying and Maintaining a Car board. 1:08 PM

Re: Snow tires

Studded snow tires will handle both snow and ice much better than ‘all weather’ tires. They are expensive and, depending upon state law, can only be used certain months of the year – check with your state to find when/if they are legal. [more]

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voelkels replied to the Recipes/Cooking board. 12:45 PM

Re: Winter food

“Rouse’s Supermarket has “Jet Fresh Atlantic Whole Salmon Slabs $3.99 LB. Limit of 2 Slabs While Supplies Last”.”

I find this absolutely amazing!!! Are these farm-raised salmon?

How large was the supply? Were you able to get
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voelkels replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 6:20 AM

Re: Happy husband

Try the Chile Pepper Institute for seeds.

There is one major reason that I don’t use the Chile Pepper Institute for seeds. From their website;
All seeds are $6.00/package and contain about 30 seeds except for the Bhut
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voelkels replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 6:02 AM

Re: Gun Free Zone

Voelkels, what is the scuttlebutt on that shooting?

Which one? We have more than our share around N’Orleans.
;-(
There was this from WLOX about the gun shop shooting in south Mississippi;
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Tue Jan 26

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voelkels replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 4:26 PM

Re: Gun Free Zone

"My local indoor range has large signage out front requesting no loaded guns in the store"

This runs a bit counter to the saying that I've heard many pro 2nd amendment folks say (including my duck hunting buddy,) "You never [more]

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voelkels replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 9:26 AM

Re: Gun Free Zone

. . . The other day, I posted that news story about the shooting in the gun shop where the owner and customer killed each other. . . .

That was on the local TV news, since the shop isn’t too far from here. Axe-u-lee, the shop owner [more]

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voelkels replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 9:16 AM

Re: Most Heavily Armed States

Are there really that many machine guns out there?

Axe-u-lee, they ain’t all machine guns, no. according to the article;
NFA firearms only include the categories regulated by The National Firearms Act of 1934: machine guns, [more]

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voelkels posted to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 7:39 AM

Gun Free Zone

For your viewing pleasure See; https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S7pGt_O1uM8 .
;-)

C.J.V. - better call that number reel soon InconclusiveFool, yes

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voelkels replied to the Gardening and Landscaping board. 7:03 AM

Re: Camelia bush

You wait all year, and they finally start blooming in January. When they do, they bloom profusely, but each flowers lasts but a day before falling off. . .

When we bought our palatial estate here in S.E. Loosiana, there were over 50 [more]

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voelkels replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 6:52 AM

Re: Happy husband

I've been addicted to horseradish sauce ever since I first had it at Arby's decades ago. I buy it by the case now.

I buy fresh grated horseradish for use in my Remoulade sauce for seafood. On one of our first dates, I took my future [more]

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