| Food and Drink Board|| Nola native who has been a Dallas food icon for 20 years dies unexpectedly - Zappas Stache on 3/2/15 at 7:58 pm|
Tom Spicer, who's sister owns Bayona, started the local movement in Dallas 20 years ago. His store was just a few blocks from my house but he recently lost his lease so the landlord could redevelop and bring in a chain of some sort.
| Music Board|| Shinyribs Tonight in NOLA - Zappas Stache on 2/25/15 at 2:41 pm|
Shinyribs playing Shreves'ville Thursday night, Alexandria Friday and NOLA Saturday. He has really stepped up his live show the last couple of months and with a horn section touring with him is channeling James Brown meets Ted Hawkins meets Jo-El Sonnier meets Jerry Reed.
| Food and Drink Board|| Nice article about the evolution of Brasserie Dunham brewpub in Quebec - Zappas Stache on 1/17/15 at 12:40 pm|
They will be at Jester King brewing a collab soon.
| Music Board|| Guitar Players-Riffstation is awesome-Figures out chords for any song on youtube - Zappas Stache on 1/5/15 at 9:34 pm|
I can listen to songs and figure out the chords but sometimes I can't quite get all of them. Yea, I'm mediocre. Riffstation figures out the chords for you and scrolls them back with the song. It also has a tool to put a capo on if the chords are to...
| O-T Lounge|| So has the OT become a regurgitation of Thrillist, Facebook, etc. Posts? - Zappas Stache on 12/30/14 at 5:45 pm|
Half the threads I saw days ago on my wife's facebook. No wonder I don't come over here much. ...
| More Sports Board|| Article about the best HS cc runner in U.S. who quit running to join Marines - Zappas Stache on 12/15/14 at 3:10 pm|
[quote] Kenny Cormier was the Foot Locker CC national champion; a year later, he was an All-American at Arkansas as a frosh; two years after that, he walked away from the sport to enlist in the Marine Corps. Where is he now? That’s a bit complicated.[/quote]
| More Sports Board|| Beer Mile World Championships-Full Video - Zappas Stache on 12/7/14 at 2:51 pm|
Corey Gallagher came into the field with the fastest time, and maintained that ranking as he won the first ever Beer Mile World Championships in 5:00.23. The race was moved to the Formula One track in Austin as there were concerns drinking beer on a school track would be frowned upon by the PC Polic...
| Music Board|| Going to see Blackaliscious Tooonight! - Zappas Stache on 12/6/14 at 5:46 pm|
| Tiger Rant|| LF Run gif for you viewing pleasure - Zappas Stache on 11/30/14 at 3:55 pm|
| More Sports Board|| Lance Armstrong drops out of Beer Mile Race - Zappas Stache on 11/18/14 at 1:56 pm|
Group was having a practice race for Beer Mile National Championships coming up in Austin. Some big names will supposedly be competing. Maybe he needs to inject some HOP juice.....
[quote]The Flo Beer Mile World Championship is three weeks away and Austinites are prepping to defend their home ...
| Music Board|| Sturgill Simpson adds second show tonight in Dallas. - Zappas Stache on 11/15/14 at 5:29 pm|
First show sold out a month ago. It is at a small 400 people club in Deep Ellum. I may head over after the game.
[link=(http://blogs.dallasobserver.com/dc9/2014/11/sturgill_simpson_club_dada.php)]Article with update and link to tix at bottom.[/link]...
| More Sports Board|| Woman Runs 6:28 Beer Mile Women's World Record - Zappas Stache on 11/6/14 at 11:11 pm|
4 beers 4 laps.
Running in what (based on the video) appears to have been fairly windy conditions, Austin, TX based runner Chris Kimrough ran 6:28.6 to set the beer mile world record. The previous mark was 6:42.0 by Seanna Robinson from 1997.
| O-T Lounge|| Has TD tripped up before falling back? - Zappas Stache on 11/2/14 at 12:17 am|
Times are screwed up and threads are not updating on my end.... :blackheli: ...
| Music Board|| Watching Valeie June on Austin City Limits - Zappas Stache on 10/17/14 at 11:55 pm|
Good stuff if you like traditional country/blues/ gospel.
| O-T Lounge|| Snow Ski Resort coming to Dallas! - Zappas Stache on 10/14/14 at 7:27 pm|
Well..Grand Prairie.... just a few miles from Jerry's World...
[quote]The city is partnering with the Grand Alps Resort and Hard Rock Hotels for the $215 million project. It will be located at ...
| More Sports Board|| Jeremy Hill is a Dodgers Fan!! - Zappas Stache on 10/2/14 at 2:41 pm|
| More Sports Board|| Sean Kemp name NL Player of the Month! - Zappas Stache on 10/1/14 at 2:21 pm|
Look at those stats!
| Food and Drink Board|| Ghost vs. Double Jack....a side x side non-biased, scientific examination - Zappas Stache on 9/28/14 at 8:17 pm|
Not a blind tasting....but I have the distinct ability to separate preconceived notions and emotions from facts......I am Spock.stache.....my wife did a blind tasting and those results in a moment.
Appearance...DJ has a much better head. Interestingly...
| Food and Drink Board|| Mixing Up some Po Man's Pappy - Zappas Stache on 9/26/14 at 7:09 pm|
Bottle of Weller 12 and Weller Antique at a 60/40 ratio.
600 ml of 12
400 ml of Antique....all mixed together.
Poor it into a old. clean Makers bottle.....damn....100 ml doesn't fit in a 750ml bottle....
| More Sports Board|| Good News, Dodgers clinch Division.......Bad news...... - Zappas Stache on 9/25/14 at 12:25 am|
Gotta play the Cards. :banghead: :banghead:
Breaking out my 35 yr old Dodgers cap to celebrate!