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  • Posted in thread: Fishing! on 04-14-2016 at 01:17 PM
    I caught my first ever trout today! It was a stocker rainbow on the Patuxent river. I was
    (still am) so excited!Nice! Not far from you - live in Eldersburg (just off Liberty Rd and 32),
    want to get mo...

  • Posted in thread: Gonna have a baby, is my life over on 04-05-2016 at 01:48 PM
    Congratulations! Speaking as a father of four (2 boys 9 1/2, 8 and 2 girls, 5 and 2 1/2), and
    as an engineer who LIKES ROUTINE sometimes...the trick for me was getting used to the new
    normal. Changes ...

  • Posted in thread: Goin to Germany on 04-04-2016 at 01:58 PM
    You know how they like to mix stuff in their beer there? Radlers, Cola-bier, etc? Try a good
    Bananenweizen. 2/3 hefe, 1/3 banana juice. Got a 0.5L, took a sip, figured I could knock back
    3-4 if we wer...

  • Posted in thread: Favorite Board Games on 03-31-2016 at 04:37 PM
    You should check out Forbidden Island. It's cheap, there's treasure, there's excitement,
    there's strategy, it's co-op, there's an island, it's Forbidden! We've got that one - boys play
    that a lot with...

  • Posted in thread: What Does Brandy Taste Like? on 03-31-2016 at 04:26 PM
    Most of the brandy I've purchased recently is for cocktails (wifey loves a good Sidecar), and
    sipping neat, seems a bit too sweet. But, recently purchased Asbach 3 yr old german brandy -
    tastes a bit ...

  • Posted in thread: Favorite Board Games on 03-30-2016 at 01:46 PM
    Played 7 Wonders recently. It was fun, but has some counterintuitive aspects that give a HUGE
    structural advantage to people who've played it even a few times.For example: there are no
    cards that prod...

  • Posted in thread: Men: Getting snipped. Yay or nay? on 03-25-2016 at 02:04 PM
    I'm a urologist and do these things day and in and day out. I'm just here to say that the "no
    needle no scalpel" thing is a bit of a gimmick. It's really the same procedure, just done with
    different i...

  • Posted in thread: Favorite Board Games on 03-22-2016 at 02:10 PM
    Brew day is usually game day as well. My favorites are:Settler of Catan (w Cities &
    Knights)CarcassonneTicket to RideDominionDC Deck Builder and CribbageJust played Catan with the
    Traders and Barbaria...

  • Posted in thread: Looking for Braggot Advice - Hop Additions? on 03-10-2016 at 02:46 PM
    Hey all,So I'm brewing up a "Killer Bee Braggot" this weekend - basically, shooting for a ~5.5%
    Brown Ale, will add 6lb of killer bee honey just before flameout. Thoughts on hop additions?
    Think it wa...

  • Posted in thread: Craft Breweries in southern MD or near BWI? on 02-18-2016 at 04:50 PM
    Heavy Seas is good beer (haven't been to the brewery yet) and I've heard good things about
    Jailbreak. Duclaw is good, over at Ann Arundel Mills (outlet mall). But, I LOVE Pub Dog in
    Columbia. Pizza, w...