but that’s what happens when you spend most of your day over the Atlantic Ocean.
Packing up and saying good bye to Burgerhaus-Salmeyer. I will miss Franz’ overpriced breakfasts. (The Institute paid for Mr. Big Food’s, not mine. I went up to Franz’ office to pay. A cool 124e for nine breakfasts. That’s like almost $140 in real money.) Best eggs ever. Croissants were flakey good. The apricot infused honey
via American Digest, Online Punctuation and Usage Guide: Strong Language Warning. He says, “I said…‘STRONG LANGUAGE WARNING,’” and he’s not kidding. Putting the Punctuation and Usage Guide below the fold on account of, U No, strong language warning.
This is from weeks ago— our first morning in Budapest, 11/24/2019. Let me define the problem space. Despite spending about three weeks in early November (after Mr. Big Food semi-recovered from being a Hip Crip— remember that?) preparing to travel, I failed to pack a pour-over cone in the checked bags. Recall that we *always*
We were out of coffee and coffee filters, and we cannot have that. So I made a trip to the market. I picked up my bag, because bags costs money at the market. Fortunately (we are ever so worldly and know these things) we packed a bag from home. Thanks to Whole Foods for giving
From the collection at The First Romanian School in Brasov. Interestingly, books and pamphlets were printed as single (double sided) pages, and not in quarto format. A quarto (from Latin quartō, ablative form of quartus, fourth ) is a book or pamphlet made up of one or more full sheets of paper on which 8 pages of text were printed,
Via Ace of spades HQ Sunday morning book thread. (Link coming)
Just watchin’ football on a Saturday afternoon. While the beef stew was simmering.
Via Ace of Spades Headquarters Saturday Morning Coffee Break
it’s a good Week in Pictures!
What do you make of this? Genuinely interested in your th. [Insert your thoughts here.] Do your thoughts change with the knowledge that this work of art measures about 10’ x 12’ or so? Whatever you make of this as a single piece, can you conceive of it as the inspirational motif for the interior
To evaluate a head football coach based on W-L record. What an odd concept. “Ole Miss scheduled a player meeting Sunday night to inform the players of the decision. Senior linebacker Willie Hibbler said players, including himself and freshman Jerrion Ealy, walked out of the meeting. “That tells you a lot,” Hibbler said. “I think they
Via Powerline’s The Week in Pictures
Aside. Started reading a crappy new book, Paul Revere’s Ride By David Hackett Fischer. More on this to come.
The Vikings mourn the loss of Fred Cox, one of our proudest legends and a member of the 50 Greatest Vikings, the team said in a statement. In 1972, while still playing for the Vikings, Cox came up with the idea of a soft football to prevent leg injuries to kids. He and partner John
Presented in no particular order… via Powerline’s The Week in Pictures
Via Powerline’s The Week in Pictures The Week in Pictures: Hearsay Edition