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by gerb
Tue Jul 07, 2009 4:50 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90200
Views: 9116925

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (now with 20% more fungus!)

I haven't been here in a while... Did something happen where a lot of people are using their real pictures for avatars? I'm going apartment shopping tomorrow! :-D I don't have a cell phone either. If somebody wants to talk to me, they can wait 'til I get a message and call 'em back. E-mails work gre...
by gerb
Mon Jul 06, 2009 5:18 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Fireworks Injuries
Replies: 36
Views: 2495

Re: Fireworks Injuries

I've been good with fireworks before, but this year they attacked me. I lit a box on a somewhat wobbly platform (stupid, I know. It worked last year...) After the first shot it tipped over towards everybody. Lots of running and whatnot. I got hit in the leg, ran away, that one exploded. One landed i...
by gerb
Tue Apr 14, 2009 11:48 pm UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: Today I Made:
Replies: 4762
Views: 926024

Re: Today I Made:

Fried chicken with homemade ranch (none of that store-bought gunk)
Broccoli with ginger-orange butter
Sourdough rolls

Yum.
Also had some apple pie from heaven but I didn't make it...
by gerb
Tue Mar 24, 2009 6:44 pm UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: Who wants cookies? [USA Cookie Club]
Replies: 12
Views: 1405

Re: Who wants cookies? [USA Cookie Club]

I can do different cookies, but I'm really good with chocolate chip.
Would there be a problem if I just sent them? I make 'em all the time anyhow.
by gerb
Mon Mar 23, 2009 5:49 pm UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: Today I Made:
Replies: 4762
Views: 926024

Re: Today I Made:

A new recipe from my cookbook: Pineapple Beef Stir-fry with brown rice. The picture looked nice.
And yet another double batch of chocolate chip cookies. At least they're paying for 'em...
Supposed to make wheat bread and banana bread. This forum is hogging too much of my time.
Ugh.
by gerb
Fri Mar 20, 2009 3:55 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Interviewing the fora
Replies: 5464
Views: 481278

Re: Interviewing the fora

It is far away from any train tracks.
Also has a large kitchen full of all sorts of nifty stuff. Microwave only for emergencies.
Yard full of trees for firewood.
In the country, but not too far from everything.
Nothing too broken.
Otherwise I don't mind what the rest is. :-)

Favorite kind of cookie?
by gerb
Wed Mar 18, 2009 8:29 pm UTC
Forum: School
Topic: College
Replies: 17
Views: 2000

Re: College

Same here. Off to college this year.

It's not scary after the first couple weeks, right?
by gerb
Wed Mar 18, 2009 3:53 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Interviewing the fora
Replies: 5464
Views: 481278

Re: Interviewing the fora

Fart, you say? I don't fart...
7/10 for tiny

What does your laugh sound like?
by gerb
Wed Mar 18, 2009 3:44 am UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: Food in the media
Replies: 22
Views: 2944

Re: Food in the media

PatrickRsGhost wrote:There's also The Gallery of Regrettable Foods.

Click it, if you dare.


I did. Strange stuff, there. Also nasty lookin' stuff.
by gerb
Wed Mar 18, 2009 3:22 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: I heard Disney is crap, but this is ridiculous!
Replies: 30
Views: 4228

Re: I heard Disney is crap, but this is ridiculous!

Gears wrote:Have you heard of Hannah Montana?


That.
Or the Disney Channel in general, even.

Maybe they consider it family fun to learn together about canine behavior...
by gerb
Wed Mar 18, 2009 3:20 am UTC
Forum: XKCD Meetups
Topic: State College, PA meetup
Replies: 115
Views: 23006

Re: State College, PA meetup

I shouldn't bother reading this thread. There's no way I'll be able to go to any meet-ups anyhow.
And still here I am.
Could y'all post pictures or something?
by gerb
Tue Mar 17, 2009 4:26 am UTC
Forum: Serious Business
Topic: Design your own ideal education system
Replies: 53
Views: 12005

Re: Design your own ideal education system

I did great when I was homeschooled. We didn't always do it right, though... (Mom: Oh, you missed a few questions. Here, I'll reset it so you can take it again. *wink*) Ideal schooling, though: There would be general classes (math, english, science), but the students can choose what they want to foc...
by gerb
Tue Mar 17, 2009 3:42 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Interviewing the fora
Replies: 5464
Views: 481278

Re: Interviewing the fora

Something that would be fun to try but I wouldn't get into it on my own.

Ever played penté?
by gerb
Fri Mar 13, 2009 1:42 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Interviewing the fora
Replies: 5464
Views: 481278

Re: Interviewing the fora

Legumes.

Have any childhood keepsakes? (favorite stuffed animal, baby blanket, etc.)
by gerb
Fri Mar 13, 2009 6:00 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Dvorak Usership
Replies: 25
Views: 2027

Re: Dvorak Usership

If I can find a little program to throw on my thumbdrive to convert input from a keyboard, I will make a big effort to learn it. Otherwise, my recent "I'm learning dvorak" idea will probably fall in a heap I changed it through the control panel (XP). Googled and found a guide on how to do...
by gerb
Fri Mar 13, 2009 5:34 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Dvorak Usership
Replies: 25
Views: 2027

Re: Dvorak Usership

Ooh. I saw this thread and decided to learn Dvorak.
It's really difficult at 1:30 in the morning on a QWERTY keyboard, but I know 'u', 'h', 'e', and 't' now (kind of)! :-D *proud*
I can type words like 'hut' and 'tutu' now. This'll be very useful for my plans... :twisted:
by gerb
Fri Mar 13, 2009 3:59 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Interviewing the fora
Replies: 5464
Views: 481278

Re: Interviewing the fora

Life, the Universe, and Everything. :-D

What's the worst injury you've had?
by gerb
Thu Mar 12, 2009 3:53 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Interviewing the fora
Replies: 5464
Views: 481278

Re: Interviewing the fora

Thankfully a long time ago. Don't remember.

Are you in a serious relationship?
by gerb
Tue Mar 10, 2009 5:34 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: The Spider (Image) From Hell
Replies: 264
Views: 60581

Re: The Spider (Image) From Hell

It was surprisingly easy for me to fall asleep last night after seeing all those spiders. Anything I felt was most definitely a deadly spider and its minions, but I was asleep in no time... Odd. Spiders are fine if they stay away from me and out of my room. -.- But if they're hiding... http://img5.t...
by gerb
Tue Mar 10, 2009 4:00 am UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: Food in the media
Replies: 22
Views: 2944

Re: Food in the media

Redwall Abbey feasts.

Is it bad that that's what I thought of first?
by gerb
Fri Mar 06, 2009 3:53 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: How do we know you have a face unless you post it?
Replies: 20910
Views: 2991771

Re: Postify your facerity

Fledermen64 wrote:And oh yea, gerb, this town aint big enough for the two of us!
Spoiler:
Image


Oh no! You're taking the crooked pile of books!

...Hmm. They're probably real heavy. I'll watch you try. :-)
by gerb
Thu Mar 05, 2009 2:20 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: How do we know you have a face unless you post it?
Replies: 20910
Views: 2991771

Re: Postify your facerity

gerb, is that the grinch in the first picture? and btw a few days late but Happy birthday dr suess Did you know braces make you 0.0001 percent cyborg, at least according to Jason from Foxtrot It is the Grinch. The line for the Cat in the Hat was really long and the Grinch looked lonely. 0.0001 you ...
by gerb
Wed Mar 04, 2009 5:22 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Lucky Ten Thousand (TIL)
Replies: 13421
Views: 1721499

Re: Today I Learned

Today I learned again that my brother is very selfish and lazy.
-.-
by gerb
Wed Mar 04, 2009 4:50 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: How do we know you have a face unless you post it?
Replies: 20910
Views: 2991771

Re: Postify your facerity

I like this thread. Everybody looks real nice. :-D I have fun pictures today. They're old, though. I'm on the right. http://lh5.ggpht.com/_EX7lMvnVjB8/SA6JAvc8ETI/AAAAAAAAAsY/iIwSWHy3oJY/s640/100_0220.jpg He just poked my nose... Do I look like a space cadet or something in this one? http://farm1.st...
by gerb
Tue Mar 03, 2009 6:18 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Interviewing the fora
Replies: 5464
Views: 481278

Re: Interviewing the fora

punkymonkey wrote: What's your favorite condiment??

Allenr wrote: Aluminum, its more fun.


Leaves or pine needles?
by gerb
Tue Mar 03, 2009 6:12 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Rate the avatar above you
Replies: 3924
Views: 380701

Re: Rate the avatar above you

10/10, obviously.
:-)
by gerb
Mon Mar 02, 2009 3:01 pm UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: Yogurt: Still Healthy?
Replies: 20
Views: 2779

Re: Yogurt: Still Healthy?

Alpha Omicron wrote:
gerb wrote:kefir.

Oh. No. I tried that stuff once. ONCE.


Was it homemade or store bought?
I haven't tried homemade yet. Been buying Lifeway Kefir. The strawberry isn't so great and I haven't tried the plain, but the blueberry is awesome.
by gerb
Mon Mar 02, 2009 1:36 am UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: Frying Pan Maintenance
Replies: 23
Views: 2657

Re: Frying Pan Maintenance

If you want to keep the pans nice and non-sticky I would suggest you invest in a friendly spatula.

I haven't had much experience with the warping, but we usually wait for them to cool down. Congealed grease isn't all that bad...
by gerb
Thu Feb 26, 2009 11:44 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: SO MOTHEREFFIN HAPPY Thread :)
Replies: 527
Views: 63203

Re: SO MOTHEREFFIN SO MOTHEREFFIN HAPPY Thread :)

I'm happy because our Wii came today. It's a rather nice Wii. :-)
by gerb
Thu Feb 26, 2009 3:17 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: The new filtre.
Replies: 163
Views: 13117

Re: The new filtre.

Meaux, the pot fell in the cheese, do we need Belial or a ninja?
Mathematics and science always help, but they're lost in the Google.

Also, Obama hates bacon.


Hum. Never mind what I said before... This is fun. :-)

(Oh, and what is this 'Duat' I have no permission to see?)
by gerb
Wed Feb 25, 2009 11:12 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90200
Views: 9116925

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (now with 20% more fungus!)

Ha. I did a Google/Wikipedia search on 'Gerb'.

I could be a vibration control system, a type of fountain firework, a race of hunchbacked aliens that live on the thirteenth moon of Yavin, a satellite instrument, or a Bulgarian political party.

I think I'll be the aliens. :-)
by gerb
Wed Feb 25, 2009 10:08 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hype your ripe snipes 'n' gripes
Replies: 28619
Views: 3490738

Re: Rant Thread

Ah, but that goes in the happy thread, doesn't it?
by gerb
Wed Feb 25, 2009 9:36 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hype your ripe snipes 'n' gripes
Replies: 28619
Views: 3490738

Re: Rant Thread

All the word filt ering is making me angry. Yes. I agree. Especially "mysticism". What the fuck? EDIT: And hell, I didn't even know about "awesomification" until I quoted you. "Word-awesomification." "Word-awesomification." "awesomification." "...
by gerb
Wed Feb 25, 2009 9:26 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hype your ripe snipes 'n' gripes
Replies: 28619
Views: 3490738

Re: Rant Thread

All the word filtering is making me angry.
by gerb
Wed Feb 25, 2009 5:26 pm UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: What to do with leftover lobster.
Replies: 7
Views: 1039

Re: What to do with leftover lobster.

You should write more recipes. That was fun to read. :-)
And I liked the pictures. Very nice presentation.
I don't like lobster, but my family might be interested.

lovely little mashy bits

Greatness. :-D
by gerb
Wed Feb 25, 2009 5:21 pm UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: Odd dining experiences.
Replies: 39
Views: 6651

Re: Odd dining experiences.

Brazilian steakhouse. Amazing service of an army of servers keeping a constant eye on when you want more meat from a shishkabob (or however the heel it is spelled) plus a kick-ass salad bar (although it is not really a salad bar, it has some meats like salmon and pork). The one I went to also had U...
by gerb
Wed Feb 25, 2009 5:02 pm UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: Merry Hell (AKA When Food Attacks!!!)
Replies: 23
Views: 2934

Re: Merry Hell

I now have a pretty good fear of tongue piercings...

Most any time I make a roux it decides to jump up and bite me. :-/
So far nothing so bad that the burn doesn't go away in a couple weeks, though.
by gerb
Wed Feb 25, 2009 4:59 pm UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: Yogurt: Still Healthy?
Replies: 20
Views: 2779

Re: Yogurt: Still Healthy?

What bugs me is that it's really hard to find yogurt that isn't 'fat free'/'low-fat'/'no fat'. I was never all that excited over healthy food.

Something that I'm starting to consider better than yogurt is kefir. Especially the blueberry. Yum. :-)
by gerb
Wed Feb 25, 2009 3:18 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Lucky Ten Thousand (TIL)
Replies: 13421
Views: 1721499

Re: Today I Learned

Today I learned that I cannot stay away from the xkcd forums. Once an xkcdian, always an xkcdian. Not for most. I got bored yesterday and decided to see how many people had registered. The first twenty-eight thousand or so have less than ten posts (most having zero or one). I think. A lot of them s...
by gerb
Wed Feb 25, 2009 12:57 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Discuss your Signature
Replies: 800
Views: 69780

Re: Discuss your Signature

I was discussing my messed up calculus class and the nifty video lessons in the 'teachers who cannot teach' thread and Sir_Elderberry said he pictured what is now my sig. I liked it. :-) But really the video lessons consist of a silly professor guy explaining calculus in a way that makes it fun. Not...

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