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I’m not making this shit up. -Dave

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02 Nov, 2007

Pancakes in a can

Posted by: Dave In: Food & Drink

This is possibly the worst/best idea I have ever seen marketed.  Give me a goddamned stack of (*cough, cough*) organic pancakes from a can.  Something about the word “organic” on the side of what looks like spray-cheese just feels wrong. Shit, why not load up the sausage gun while we’re at it and fire a […]

26 Sep, 2007

Two great tastes

Posted by: Dave In: Food & Drink|Photography

It seemed like a good idea at the time.   Jesus, what was I thinking? —————- Now playing: Mr. Bungle – Sweet Charity via FoxyTunes

Walter Isaacson’s new Einstein biography is pretty good so far. It’s a gigantic 700 page tome that I have just started to read last weekend. I’m hoping the physics (when I get to that section) will be easily digestible for someone like myself who doesn’t have a professional background in the hard sciences. I’m not […]

13 May, 2007

Coke. Pop. Soda.

Posted by: Dave In: Food & Drink

What do you call carbonated beverages? This is an interesting study that mapped the regional differences we all have for the same sugary beverage.  So what do you call it?  I grew up calling it “soda” in Pennsylvania, but that state seems to be divided – “soda” on the Philadelphia side and “pop” on the […]

12 May, 2007

Mmm carbonite

Posted by: Dave In: DIY|Film|Food & Drink

Somewhere out there a chocolate Chewbacca just howled sadly.  This is possibly the coolest candybar I have ever seen. The link below takes you to a site where you can learn how to make your own “Han Solo frozen in carbonite” candybar. Link (via BoingBoing)

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02 Apr, 2007

Meat Cake

Posted by: Dave In: Food & Drink

What do you get when you mix meatloaf, mashed potatos, catchup, and too much time on your hands? Meat cake, of course. Link (via Make Blog)

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14 Feb, 2007

Colbert licks liberal agenda

Posted by: Dave In: Food & Drink

From Yahoo News: Stephen Colbert may have no taste for the truth, but he does have a sweet tooth. Ben & Jerry’s has named a new ice cream in honor of the comedian: “Stephen Colbert’s Americone Dream.” It’s vanilla ice cream with fudge-covered waffle cone pieces and caramel. Announcing the new flavor Wednesday, Ben & […]

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25 Jul, 2006

How to make pepto bismol ice cream

Posted by: Dave In: Food & Drink

I love Make Magazine. It’s full of odd geekery I find unusually interesting. Like this entry on making Pepto Bismol flavored ice cream: Hope you enjoy. -Dave

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01 Apr, 2006

Court of two sisters

Posted by: Above The Aether In: Food & Drink|Vacation

We had brunch here today in the courtyard. It was a wonderful breezy morning in the Quarter. – Dave

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  • Dave: Not sure, Bryan, but I'd love to know where Craig lives.
  • Bryan Hanks: What city were those in?
  • Kevin David Anderson: check out our other wreaths at: http://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10150452725264516.391111.360128594515&type=3
  • epiphenita: Like Tom Waits without the music.
  • epiphenita: Reminds me of my good friend's artwork: http://victoriacarlson.blogspot.com/2009/06/untitled.html
  • Dave: I think someone should make some dance music from those "WHOAHs."
  • epiphenita: Oh, Dave. That was tonic to my soul. Perfect. I vote for an exorcism.
  • Dave: Hmm, looks sober to me.
  • Scott: I'm thinking that the guy with the hat might have had a drink or two before this picture was taken. Just a hunch...
  • Scott: There's a roleplaying scenario just waiting to be written based on these pictures. :-)


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