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C.J. Voelkel

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Mon Jul 27

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voelkels replied to the Gardening and Landscaping board. 6:33 AM

Re: What's eating my Bougainvilleas?

See; http://collier.ifas.ufl.edu/CommHort/CommHortPubs/Bougainvil... .
;-)

C.J.V. – would try spraying Bt under the leaves of [more]

Fri Jul 24

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voelkels replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 9:33 AM

Re: Another Movie Theater Shooting

More on the shooting from Baton Rouge (See; http://theadvocate.com/news/12996800-123/live-updates-latest... ).

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voelkels posted to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 8:03 AM

Another Movie Theater Shooting

Last night, this time in Lafayette, Louisiana (See; http://www.theadvertiser.com/story/news/local/2015/07/23/sho... [more]

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voelkels replied to the BBQ, Art of, Fun(ky), The board. 5:37 AM

Re: Brining question (science-y)

Why does it work?
It seems to go against everything I've learned about semi-permeable membranes.


From ”The Quick and Dirty Guide to Brining Chicken or Turkey”
By J. Kenji López-Alt, at [more]

Wed Jul 22

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voelkels posted to the BBQ, Art of, Fun(ky), The board. 11:25 AM

Words To Drink By

“Always do sober what you said you’d do drunk. That will teach you to keep your mouth shut.” – Ernest Hemingway, born yesterday in 1899.
;-)

C.J.V. – wise words, them

Mon Jul 20

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voelkels replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 8:35 AM

Re: Fresh Veggies and Fruit

(few peaches are grown in Vermont), we have learned to buy only 2 or 3 and let them ripen before tasting them. Too often, they are like PASTE inside and tasteless!

The problem with store-bought peaches is that they are picked under [more]

Sat Jul 18

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voelkels replied to the BBQ, Art of, Fun(ky), The board. 6:46 AM

Re: bacon plant

Wondering what the abalone fed on this stuff tastes like, me.
;-)

C.J.V. – especially if it be smoked

Fri Jul 17

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voelkels replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 8:36 AM

Re: Fresh Veggies and Fruit

That peach ice cream. One of my fondest childhood memories. Wish I had the recipe.

Finding a good recipe is easy. Finding good peaches is the hard part. Living in New Jersey round 68 years ago, we would pass a number of orchards [more]

Thu Jul 16

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voelkels replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 11:23 AM

Re: Bad news for InconclusiveFool

“The less tourists...”

Not to disparage your state, but the only tourist attraction I can think of would be Atlantic City.


Atlantic City wasn’t bad back in the 50s but I haven’t been back since they got the gambling in, no. [more]

Tue Jul 14

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voelkels replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 8:37 AM

Re: Another NJ visitor arrested

I mean, have you driven through Ohio?

I have driven through Ohio many times with no problems, me. I even purchased a couple of long guns at a store near Ashland before the store’s policy changed so that they wouldn’t sell firearms to [more]

Sun Jul 12

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voelkels replied to the BBQ, Art of, Fun(ky), The board. 9:15 AM

Re: MizBlue

Happy belated birthday Miz Blue & you too Bob!!!

You know I had surgery in January and I am still not over it. I was told it would take a long time and I didn't believe it, now I do. I will get over it just
in time to have left
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voelkels replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 7:11 AM

Re: OT: How about some really cheap food?

Some prisons (used to?) raise some of their own food on prison grounds.

The Louisiana State Penitentiary still does (See; [more]

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voelkels replied to the BBQ, Art of, Fun(ky), The board. 6:17 AM

Re: Happy Birthday, Mz Blue

HAPPY BIRTHDAY Tuni!!!
;-)

C.J.V. – and wishing you many more, me

Sat Jul 11

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voelkels replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 2:14 PM

Re: Another NJ visitor arrested

Lesson #1 when visiting Jersey; DENY EVERYTHING!

Axe-u-lee, Lesson #1 – when visiting Jersey; Don’t!!!
;-)

C.J.V. – figures dat dare be too many udder states to visit, me

Tue Jul 7

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voelkels replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 11:05 AM

Re: This 9 for serious penetration

“The best stoppers are medium velocity, heavy bullets with wide metplats (flat noses) that carve a big permanent wound channel and make two holes, one in and one out.”

That rec is conditional on your "medium velocity, heavy
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voelkels replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 10:45 AM

Re: This 9 for serious penetration

It's also supposed to be good for killing vampires.

No, it would need a hard wood core for that.
;-)

C.J.V.

Sat Jul 4

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voelkels posted to the BBQ, Art of, Fun(ky), The board. 7:09 AM

How To Make A Great Hamburger

By Tom Fitzmorris (See; http://nomenu.com/?p=5702 ).
;-)

C.J.V. – I’ll agree wid most of it, me

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voelkels replied to the BBQ, Art of, Fun(ky), The board. 6:17 AM

Re: MizBlue

“Emma Peel lurks on this board?”

I'm hoping it's Uma posting as Emma Peel...

Axe-u-lee, it be Mz Banana, Emma’s slippery sister, her.
;-)

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voelkels replied to the BBQ, Art of, Fun(ky), The board. 6:11 AM

Re: Gas or charcoal?

Both are obsolete-- lava is the next big thing.
http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/projects/cp/summer-of-sci......


Not around here it ain’t. I ain’t got [more]

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