Occupation: Widget-counter Hobbies: Coupon clipping, sheep herding, home dentistry Likes: Ice cream Dislikes: Radiation poisoning

On Buying The Bottom Shelf: An Adventure In Cheap Liquor

@jolie Four Roses is better than it used to be, and still a good deal. And even though it doesn't really qualify as cheap at ~$30, High West Double Rye is one of my new favorite things.

Posted on March 14, 2012 at 5:11 pm 0

On A Reading List For People Who Love Learning About The World

The Ghost Map is a great book. Also, check out anything by Bill Bryson for humorous travel writing.

Posted on March 9, 2012 at 4:07 pm 0

On Have A Drink Of Bourbon, It's Bourbon Day

@Gef the Talking Mongoose Baker's is some good stuff indeed.

Posted on June 14, 2011 at 2:56 pm 0

On What Is Your Top Anxiety Dream?

I used to dream that I was standing on an empty, grassy plain, directly in the path of a huge tornado.

Posted on June 1, 2011 at 3:32 pm 0

On Please Improve Your Drinking Diet

@Better to Eat You With A Guinness float may change your mind (if you like beer, that is).

Posted on April 20, 2011 at 4:59 pm 1

On Here's What Happens If You Don't Do Your Taxes

@birah r. I did mine the weekend after I got my W2. Refunds were deposited mid-February. I don't want the government keeping my money a day longer than they have to.

Posted on April 13, 2011 at 2:32 pm 0

On Please Stop Emailing

I don't have any unread emails in any of my inboxes. Not being important has its benefits.

Posted on April 12, 2011 at 4:32 pm 0

On Here's Why You Need A Cast Iron Skillet

My dad makes the best cornbread ever in the cast iron skillet he inherited from Grandma.

You know what's useless, though? My cast iron skillet with grill ridges. Getting the ridges hot enough to mark the meat makes the bottom practically molten, so the fat/juices smoke like crazy.

Posted on February 8, 2011 at 12:19 pm 0

On Greetings from Scenic Somewhere

My escape planning has already begun. Glad it's working out for you.

Also, I want to drag a canoe down to the water and paddle all over that lake. Beautiful.

Posted on September 10, 2010 at 1:21 pm 0

On k1d5 d0n7 f0||0w

Someone needs to carve an addendum to the Rosetta Stone to cover this.

Posted on August 26, 2010 at 2:55 pm 0