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Old 03-28-2008, 06:26 AM   #1
Mar 2006
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Fun article I just read. Thought I'd share!
"I feel sorry for people who don't drink. They wake up in the morning and that's as good as they're going to feel all day." -Dean Martin
Originally Posted by TheFlyingBeer sense hauling empty carboys around when full ones take up just as much space. :)

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Old 03-28-2008, 06:30 AM   #2
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Nice read..................
maybe i'll post an ad:

Single male seeks double-jointed supermodel who owns a brewery and grows her own pot. Access to free concert tickets a plus!

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Old 03-28-2008, 04:38 PM   #3
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how true...

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Old 03-28-2008, 04:45 PM   #4
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Hehe. nice read... personally, after four years of taking philosophy in college all I want to do is play music, grow vegetables, learn electronics, brew beer, build my own speakers, and circuit bend little toys.
All beer is essentially the same, it is all fermented piss colored water!
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Old 03-28-2008, 05:11 PM   #5
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I completely understand this.... wow. Great read. I sometimes feel sorry for people that "can't do" even though they really can. I couldn't get through my day without a project on my mind or making at least one thing better/cleaner. I love this place, lots of gadgeteers to get info from.
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Old 03-28-2008, 09:45 PM   #6
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You really do lose it if you don't use it. Things I used to tackle without even thinking about it, I now think through and am somewhat skeptical of my abilities, but always come good in the end.
This Isn't Nam Smokey, There Are Rules.

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Old 03-28-2008, 10:41 PM   #7
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I don't think its much of a "don't use it, lose it" thing, its more of a "5 years ago I would have tackled this without thinking, but now I am a little wiser and if I screw it up I will have to pay more than if I just call someone now who knows what they are doing..." Of course 99% of the time I still take a crack at it myself....
"Never ascribe to malice that which can be adequately explained by incompetence." - Napoleon Bonaparte
“An intelligent man is sometimes forced to be drunk to spend time with his fools.” - Ernest Hemingway

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