| O-T Lounge|| re: Best Public High Schools in the Country - Poet on 4/23/13 at 5:39 pm|
[quote]I'll bet some are going to Lusher as well.[/quote]
I think so. I know at least one is going to Country Day. Most are going to Franklin....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Best Public High Schools in the Country - Poet on 4/23/13 at 5:32 pm|
My neice is ditching McGehee next year (along with about 30% of her class) and going to Franklin. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Volcano under Yellowstone bigger than previously thought - Poet on 4/18/13 at 2:16 pm|
[quote]I hear Mars is nice. Hope you enjoy it.[/quote]
Maybe I can get there using bitcoins. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Volcano under Yellowstone bigger than previously thought - Poet on 4/18/13 at 2:12 pm|
[quote]It is due to erupt any minute [/quote]
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Delmonico Brussel Sprouts with Almonds and Manchego Recipe - Poet on 4/5/13 at 7:22 pm|
I googled Momofuku Brussels sprouts and found the original recipe posted on epicurious plus some adaptations and links to the cookbook. Now I want the cookbook. I love Japanese food. ...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Delmonico Brussel Sprouts with Almonds and Manchego Recipe - Poet on 4/5/13 at 1:39 pm|
[quote]Momofuko recipe [/quote]
I also looked this one up and will be making it very soon. I feel so out of the loop - how did I not know about this cookbook?...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Delmonico Brussel Sprouts with Almonds and Manchego Recipe - Poet on 4/5/13 at 1:18 pm|
Thank you for posting this recipe!
I made it last night and it was a huge hit. I usually make adjustments to recipes, but I followed this one and it was outstanding. I'm eating the leftovers for lunch. Delicious...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Mabry's in SHV - Poet on 3/20/13 at 4:29 pm|
[quote]"yeah I think I can scrounge up a bottle of vodka somewhere back there" - the owner said to me. [/quote]
I grew up with him. He's a great guy.
I've liked it every time I've been there. Red beans and rice are pretty tasty....
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Wine Country Shreveport - Poet on 3/19/13 at 6:15 pm|
[quote]But Wine Country has an interesting dynamic and Gary nailed it.[/quote]
For one thing it has a great atmosphere. It reminds me of Digiulio Brothers in Baton Rouge. It's always crowded with people having fun, and you always see people you know. I went to Digiulio's a couple of weeks ago. It...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Wine Country Shreveport - Poet on 3/19/13 at 4:55 pm|
[quote]You like the idea of Wine Country, you like the menu at Wine Country, but you don't actually like the taste of the food. You eat it, telling yourself the kitchen's having a bad night, or that you got the only fatty piece of duck in the fridge, but you know the truth: the chef just isn't that ...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: FBD: Iron Brewer Question Edition - Poet on 2/22/13 at 5:25 pm|
Hopper John Pale Ale from Madison River Brewing Co, Belgrade MT...
| Political Talk|| re: Will Montana go Dem? - Poet on 2/12/13 at 5:48 pm|
[quote]The odd thing about liberals is they move to another state to get away from bad policies.
They then vote for the same liberal ideas/politicians that they ran away from.[/quote]
Yep, everybody has to leave California because it's so expensive, but they come here and they want all their ...
| Political Talk|| re: Will Montana go Dem? - Poet on 2/12/13 at 5:40 pm|
[quote]Montana isn't necessarily a red state. It may be red in a lot of recent elections but they currently have a democratic senator who beat a favored republican in a republican's seat. It's a weird state to predict because of the contrast of people. You're either a hippy environmentalist or a ran...
| Political Talk|| re: Will Montana go Dem? - Poet on 2/12/13 at 4:19 pm|
[quote]Will Montana go Dem?[/quote]
Yes. I'm surrounded by idiots....
| Food and Drink Board|| re: I spent a few days doing wine tastings in Napa Valley last week - Poet on 2/12/13 at 12:53 pm|
[quote]We actually went to Robert Sinskey on this trip. The wines were good, but not great. They did have a couple of nice pinot noir's that were reasonably priced that I came close to buying. [/quote]
I really like their Pinots, but I am partial because of the personal connection....
| Food and Drink Board|| re: I spent a few days doing wine tastings in Napa Valley last week - Poet on 2/12/13 at 12:04 pm|
Thanks for the suggestions! I will definitely check them out. My very good friend (and fellow LSU Tiger) works at Robert Sinskey Vineyards. She's helping me with some ideas.
We haven't decided on a place to stay so I will check out the Poetry Inn. We found a beautiful house on VRBO that is on th...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: I spent a few days doing wine tastings in Napa Valley last week - Poet on 2/12/13 at 11:33 am|
Howdy L.A. :cheers:
I'm planning a Napa trip with my family for my parents 50th anniversary. We're going over labor day and renting a home.
If you have any suggestions for something special, I would love to hear them. We've all been to Napa and my parents are very knowledgeable when it comes...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Albert Elias- Sports Agent for lots of former Tigers & Monroe native passed away - Poet on 12/19/12 at 1:19 pm|
Wow. I knew Albert at LSU. I'm so sorry to hear this. My prayers are with his family....
| Tiger Rant|| re: Tiger fans pulling for Notre Dame no matter what need to wake up. - Poet on 12/2/12 at 9:41 am|
No way no how will I ever cheer for Notre Dame.
| Tiger Rant|| re: I know it's not realistic but - what if LSU went to fhe Big XII? - Poet on 12/2/12 at 9:36 am|
I'm not sure what part of Montana you live in, but I'm surrounded by so many bandwagoner USC, Oregon and Notre Dame fans that I will cheer for Bama purely to rub the complete and total SEC dominance in their 1-AA faces....
| Political Talk|| re: Do you have an Presidential Election Dinner Planned? - Poet on 11/6/12 at 3:00 pm|
In the fridge....
| Political Talk|| re: Do you have an Presidential Election Dinner Planned? - Poet on 11/6/12 at 2:50 pm|
Steaks and booze...
| Political Talk|| re: If Romney wins, will he enforce federal laws against Marijuana? - Poet on 11/6/12 at 2:19 pm|
[quote]Obama for the most part has looked away. [/quote]
Not in Montana...
| Political Talk|| re: what's the most interesting/controversial ballot amendment in your state - Poet on 11/6/12 at 12:56 pm|
In Montana there's a ballot initiative to overturn a senate bill that overturned a previously passed ballot initiative - it's all about medical marijuana....
| Political Talk|| re: Facebook rumor: has Obama lost 3% of his votes due to people posting pics - Poet on 11/6/12 at 12:54 pm|
Local newspaper on my facebook feed:
[quote]Are you out and about today near the polls? Share your photos and experiences at the polls (or waiting at the polls) with us[/quote]
And a response:
[quote]Careful on the photos part... I've read that taking a photo of your ballet can invalidate your ...
| Political Talk|| re: Voters in VA having to cast Provisional ballots now b/c - Poet on 11/6/12 at 11:41 am|
[quote] I just asked for an unbiased source [/quote]
I'd love to get my news from an unbiased source. What do you suggest? ...
| Political Talk|| re: Where does everyone vote? - Poet on 11/6/12 at 10:48 am|
[quote]Westdale Elem here[/quote]
My former precinct.
Now - Gallatin County fairgrounds....
| Political Talk|| re: My wife's vote - Poet on 11/5/12 at 1:58 pm|
[quote]Ok can I edit to say people ignorant of politics or the ballot should not submit?[/quote]
No, please keep it up as evidence of your stupidity....
| Tiger Rant|| re: 4AM in AZ and I'm up and ready!!! - Poet on 11/3/12 at 8:23 am|
Make that another from the Big Sky. Geaux Tigers!!!!...
| Political Talk|| re: Bloomberg just canceled the marathon -- Finally! - Poet on 11/2/12 at 5:03 pm|
[quote]damn..........what am I gonna do in the morning now... [/quote]
Don't you mean Sunday? :lol:...