This or That: The Houyhnhnm Takes It All

Discussion in 'Off The Beaten Track' started by falling_dance, Aug 9, 2013.

  1. Buzz

    Buzz Well-Known Member

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    Roast chicken!!! :cheer2:


    Best with soups:

    Sandwich
    OR
    Salads
     
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  2. halffull

    halffull The most wonderful time of the year :)

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    Sandwich

    on a

    bun
    bread
    or
    wrap
     
  3. Buzz

    Buzz Well-Known Member

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  4. Dr.Siouxs

    Dr.Siouxs Well-Known Member

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    Fright Night :D

    Should I visit my cousins in England this year (I go every other year or so)
    Or
    Make arrangements for some of them to visit San Francisco? (they've never been)
     
  5. Buzz

    Buzz Well-Known Member

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    Make arrangements for some of them to visit San Francisco? (they've never been)


    Fave part of the turkey:

    Legs
    White meat
    Wings
    OR___________
     
  6. falling_dance

    falling_dance Happy for Kozuka, Sad for D. Murakami

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    wings

    daytime temperatures in the 30s
    or
    daytime temperatures in the 90s?
     
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  7. DaveRocks

    DaveRocks Well-Known Member

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    definitely daytime temperatures in the 30s

    Schumann Piano Concerto
    or
    Grieg Piano Concerto
     
  8. Buzz

    Buzz Well-Known Member

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    Greig Piano Concerto :cheer2:


    Avengers
    OR
    Justice League
     
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  9. Dr.Siouxs

    Dr.Siouxs Well-Known Member

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    YOU'RE CRAZY. :cold:
    :summer: for me

    Avengers


    Setting the maximum jump limit in ladies to 6 and men to 7 (thus allowing more "free space":
    Yay
    Nay
     
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  10. falling_dance

    falling_dance Happy for Kozuka, Sad for D. Murakami

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    Nah. Just let spins become simpler elements again. :p

    the Zayak rule:

    keep it
    change it
    get rid of it
    purple I insist that one of the options above is redundant
     
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  11. UMBS Go Blue

    UMBS Go Blue KWEEN 2016! YES WE KWAN!

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    Keep it.

    And re: #462, I had the buttermilk fried chicken last night, y'all. :p

    Just got back from a whole's day worth of open house touring.

    Would you buy:

    1) a nice home in a nice area of so-so town A with limited price apprecation potential; everything up to date and no major reno needed
    2) a so-so-home in a so-so-area of marginally nicer town B with modest price appreciation potential; everything passable but some long-term reno needed
    3) a fixer-upper in a so-so-area of even marginally nicer town C with sizzling price appreciation potential; $200K worth of rehab identified but not yet done

    All 3 would cost the same (at the very limit of your price range).
     
  12. halffull

    halffull The most wonderful time of the year :)

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    Having already lived through major renos I'd go with option #1

    I've got a chill. Should I make

    Hot chocolate with Bailey's
    Coffee with Bailey's
    or
    green tea (minus the Bailey's ;) )
     
  13. Buzz

    Buzz Well-Known Member

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  14. UMBS Go Blue

    UMBS Go Blue KWEEN 2016! YES WE KWAN!

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    Here's my pic of the buttermilk fried chicken: boneless breast with ginger-vanilla sweet potato mash, tasso ham cream gravy, and Blue Lake green beans w/parmesan. Lightly fried, not to excess like KFC; almost refreshing. :watch:

    Topkapi Palace, if only because I haven't been to Istanbul yet whereas I've been to London at least 7 times.

    What would you do on an upcoming fall Bay Area weekend?
    "Eat Real" festival :watch:
    Massive outdoors S&M festival :saint:
    Architectural house tour, with private reception with the architect :psoty:
    All of the above :cheer2:
     
  15. Buzz

    Buzz Well-Known Member

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    1) Architectural house tour, with private reception with the architect (the rest sounds scary... :slinkaway )
    2) I just drooled all over my iPad :D



    Holmes Make It Right:

    YAY
    or
    NAY
     
  16. UMBS Go Blue

    UMBS Go Blue KWEEN 2016! YES WE KWAN!

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    Nay, as I don't have premium cable at the moment (and not missing it one bit). :drama:

    If I was tuning into HGTV (or Food Network, it seems these days?), I'd see if my favorite carpenter was on, though. :swoon: :grope:

    Gingers

    Yay :grope:
    Nay :scream:
    I'm equal opportunity anyway :saint:
     
  17. halffull

    halffull The most wonderful time of the year :)

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    YAY :grope: I have a thing for Gingers :D

    Young halffull's are wanting another pet. We currently have a beautiful dog.

    Here's a list of what they have mentioned wanting (which would you get)

    Cat
    Fish
    Turtle
    Hamster
    Lizard
     
  18. UMBS Go Blue

    UMBS Go Blue KWEEN 2016! YES WE KWAN!

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    If not another dog, then a cat, like this, would be nice. :cheer:

    If I were to get a dog:
    St. Bernard :swoon:
    Golden Labrador
    Labrador Retriever
    Beagle
    Bulldog
    Dachshund
    Great Dane
     
  19. Buzz

    Buzz Well-Known Member

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  20. halffull

    halffull The most wonderful time of the year :)

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    UMBS I always loved that cartoon as a child :)

    Nay, never have I ever tried tofu

    Will you/have you placed vbets for the O's

    yay
    or
    nay
     
  21. Buzz

    Buzz Well-Known Member

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    Nay


    Ever owned a gun?

    YES
    or
    NO
     
  22. UMBS Go Blue

    UMBS Go Blue KWEEN 2016! YES WE KWAN!

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    :eek:

    Have it ALL the time, in many styles, including the "imitation meat" commonly found in vegan food. Love it! :watch:

    Re: vBets:

    :lynch: :p

    NO

    Coursera/MOOCs - how many classes have you taken?

    0 :drama:
    1-5 :)
    6-10 :cheer2:
    11+ :COP:
     
  23. Buzz

    Buzz Well-Known Member

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  24. Dr.Siouxs

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    I've always wanted a snowmobile. :cold: Pacemakers are helpful though. Standard time is :blah:

    What kind of skate student are you?
    Highly talented, poorly disciplined (Nagasu, Bobek, Bowman)
    Less naturally talented, highly disciplined (Flatt, Lysacek, Fumie)
    Both (Kwaaaan :encore:)
    Neither. (Zamboni driver)
     
  25. Buzz

    Buzz Well-Known Member

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    Neither. I am the classic Zamboni driver


    Which female skater could most likely land a 3-axel at the Olys?

    Mao Asada
    Tukamysheva
    Gracie Gold
    OR___________
     
  26. UMBS Go Blue

    UMBS Go Blue KWEEN 2016! YES WE KWAN!

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    Asada already did it at the last Olympics, and isn't she the only one out there who's fit enough to do it, and also likely to attempt it?

    Vera and Evan

    Cougar/boytoy, purrrrrrrr! :saint:
    or
    Just a pretty little houseboy, simply platonic :yawn:
     
  27. Dr.Siouxs

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    Neither. Evan is not pretty and aren't you supposed to be hot to qualify as a cougar? :yikes:'

    "Underground" Skate shows? :grope: :puppet:
    yay
    nay
     
  28. UMBS Go Blue

    UMBS Go Blue KWEEN 2016! YES WE KWAN!

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    Oooh yay, anything that combines "underground" and :grope: sure sounds :saint: . Do tell! :sekret:

    Housing choices

    Live in boring suburbia close to work
    or
    Live in the city, but 1-1.5 hours from work, each way
     
  29. halffull

    halffull The most wonderful time of the year :)

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    Boring Suburbia (1-1.5 is just too much time to spend driving 10 times a week)

    Should I follow UMBS lead and try tofu?

    Yay
    or
    Nay
     
  30. Buzz

    Buzz Well-Known Member

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    Yay :D


    Catherine Deneuve
    Brigitte Bardot
    Sophie Marceau
    Audrey Tautou
    Eva Green