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Old 07-24-2012, 05:53 PM   #21
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It's a social gathering with beer! I'd go to a lactation meeting if there was promise of beer. or cake for that matter. The social aspect doesn't even come into play.


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Old 07-24-2012, 05:55 PM   #22
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Knock it off!!!!! I have a WHIP! That should scare you.

Edit- I forgot I changed my avatar. I have duct tape. Probably not so scary.
I'm gonna miss that avatar yooper. Now I'm gonna be thinking about a man with duct tape next time I'm with my wife.


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Old 07-24-2012, 05:56 PM   #23
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Was Red Green even broadcast outside of Canada and MI? Holy crap I haven't seen that show in a long time.
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I'm gonna miss that avatar yooper. Now I'm gonna be thinking about a man with duct tape next time I'm with my wife.
So now you and your wife will have something in common?
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Well, at least I'm not the only one who thinks boyfriend should go to the meeting.

The problem is that he's pretty antisocial and generally quiet and shy. Usually, he doesn't do social activities unless I make him come :P
My husband is the same way, although I've not really pressured him to come to social activities.

He did go to ONE brewday over the last year, partly because I bribed him by saying we could stop at a major gardening center on the way. He had a nice time, because he actually knew some of the guys there from work a few years ago (the meeting was about 100 miles away). But I don't anticipate him being willing to go to another anytime soon.

My husband loves beer, and he's got a great palate, but he has 0 interest in brewing. He supports my obsession with it, though, so that's fine with me.
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Was Red Green even broadcast outside of Canada and MI? Holy crap I haven't seen that show in a long time.
Ayup. Can still see re-runs on OETA (public TV) here in OKC. And, IIRC, even Netflix streams the series.
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Ayup. Can still see re-runs on OETA (public TV) here in OKC. And, IIRC, even Netflix streams the series.


I am the female version of Red Green, complete with Canadian accent. I'm always fixing something, and it usually involves duct tape. And a butter knife. I asked for a new propane torch for Christmas, but Bob is hesitant to provide more flammable things after that last event.
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I am the female version of Red Green, complete with Canadian accent. I'm always fixing something, and it usually involves duct tape. And a butter knife. I asked for a new propane torch for Christmas, but Bob is hesitant to provide more flammable things after that last event.
He'll get used to not having eyebrows. But he may twitch a bit around open flames.
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The truth is almost all of the women I know like malty beers, often something like a bock or dopplebock, or stouts
Around here, it's hoppy beers. My wife hates sweeter beers like those or Belgians. Gotta be 70+ IBU for her.
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Was Red Green even broadcast outside of Canada and MI? Holy crap I haven't seen that show in a long time.
Ran for years here in OR.


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