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Discussion in 'Whatnots' started by dmc, Apr 9, 2012.

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  1. Taluntain

    Taluntain Resident Alpha and Omega Staff Member ★ SPS Account Holder Resourceful Adored Veteran Pillars of Eternity SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!) Torment: Tides of Numenera SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) BoM XenForo Migration Contributor [2015] (for helping support the migration to new forum software!)

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    That's a US thing that we don't do here... dunno why, but it's just not done by anybody. I get rid of excess stuff via online flea market sites.
     
  2. Gaear

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    Why not via the garbage? ;)
     
  3. Merlanni

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    Less work.
     
  4. Taluntain

    Taluntain Resident Alpha and Omega Staff Member ★ SPS Account Holder Resourceful Adored Veteran Pillars of Eternity SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!) Torment: Tides of Numenera SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) BoM XenForo Migration Contributor [2015] (for helping support the migration to new forum software!)

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    I'm not in the habit of throwing away anything that can still be sold, even if it's for only a few euros... most of the stuff can actually still be useful to someone, not to mention that I'm being eco-friendly and trendy at the same time! :lol:
     
  5. Ofelix

    Ofelix The world changes, we do not, what irony!

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    Pity, you can sometime find wonderful things in garage sales, at a bargain too, sometime people don't realise the actual value of what they're selling. Just last year I found a vintage 80s record player with tons of beatles LPs all for 20$. Hooking it up to my compy speakers was a bit trickier but in the end it all work out.
     
  6. Dice

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    I love garage sales - they are a fun part of summer and it's true that sometimes people don't know the value of what they are selling. My neighbour hosts a church garage sale once a year that a whole bunch of people donate to. I got a box full of D&D books for 2$ among other things. My ex found a pair of $200 sunglasses in the same garage sale the previous year and he only paid a couple of dollars for them as well.
     
  7. Ofelix

    Ofelix The world changes, we do not, what irony!

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    O Sriracha sauce how awesome art thee ?
    Let me count the ways
    Thou makest any food taste like an exploding sun
    Thy scarlet dress wouldst make any man drool
    Thou art the saviour of boring, ordinary meal

    I love thee Sriracha sauce !
     
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  8. Blackthorne TA

    Blackthorne TA Master in his Own Mind Staff Member ★ SPS Account Holder Adored Veteran Pillars of Eternity SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!) Torment: Tides of Numenera SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!)

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    MMMMmmmm...mmmmm Sriracha! :)
     
  9. Taluntain

    Taluntain Resident Alpha and Omega Staff Member ★ SPS Account Holder Resourceful Adored Veteran Pillars of Eternity SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!) Torment: Tides of Numenera SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) BoM XenForo Migration Contributor [2015] (for helping support the migration to new forum software!)

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    <Harbourboy>Never heard of it...</Harbourboy>
     
  10. Blackthorne TA

    Blackthorne TA Master in his Own Mind Staff Member ★ SPS Account Holder Adored Veteran Pillars of Eternity SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!) Torment: Tides of Numenera SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!)

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    It's a hot red chile sauce that comes in a squeeze bottle. Smokey and hot. Yummy.
     
  11. Master of Nuhn

    Master of Nuhn Wear it like a crown Veteran Pillars of Eternity SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) Torment: Tides of Numenera SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!)

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    Nice HB-tags, Tal! :D

    Here's for all Sriracha-lovers. I never had it. But if it's really hot, I'd like to taste it. I usually pepper my meals with yellow adjumas or Madame Jeanettes. :)
     
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    I like it hot as well ;).
     
  13. T2Bruno

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    It's not very hot but it's got a great flavor ... well I should qualify that, my in-laws would think they're dying if they had a drop of sriracha sauce on their tilapia, but they're from the mid-west and think black pepper is spicy.

    Now our jalapenos that were baking on the vine (or plant) all summer ... those were damn hot as poppers. I think they burned the hair off my toes.
     
  14. Taluntain

    Taluntain Resident Alpha and Omega Staff Member ★ SPS Account Holder Resourceful Adored Veteran Pillars of Eternity SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!) Torment: Tides of Numenera SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) BoM XenForo Migration Contributor [2015] (for helping support the migration to new forum software!)

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    Any different from Tabasco?
     
  15. Blackthorne TA

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    Very different than Tabasco, though Tabasco is good too. Tabasco is a thin vinegary sauce where Sriracha is thick like mustard. Very different taste between the two though the heat is not too different, but I think I'd say Tabasco is less hot.
     
  16. Master of Nuhn

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    Sounds like Celestial Giant Fire-Beatle dung in a squeeze-bottle! Too bad it's not as hot as adjumas, though... I gotta find myself some of that stuff.

    Edit: I just voted (election day here). I have to count the votes tonight and just saw some of the people I have to work with tonight. My my my... There's a sweet, black young woman with a gorgeous face (and an ample bust/cleavage :heh: ). I fear I won't be able to focus on the job and the results might be a quite incorrect... :p
     
  17. Taluntain

    Taluntain Resident Alpha and Omega Staff Member ★ SPS Account Holder Resourceful Adored Veteran Pillars of Eternity SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!) Torment: Tides of Numenera SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) BoM XenForo Migration Contributor [2015] (for helping support the migration to new forum software!)

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    If anyone's thinking of buying something from ThinkGeek... here's a coupon for $10 off $50! Type in the code 10SMACKERS and BLAM... you'll get $10 off of a purchase of $50 or more. This promo will last until end-of-day Sunday the 16th.
     
  18. reepnorp

    reepnorp Lim'n Lime Veteran Pillars of Eternity SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!)

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    Vacation time! I'm Alberta bound once again, let's just hope the flights are on time today. :D
     
  19. Dice

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    The weather has been pretty nice in my region of Alberta these last couple days so I hope you get some nice weather to the part you are going Reep :)

    @ Mon - Hehe ... let me guess, did you do all your counting by increments of 2 ;) .
     
  20. Ofelix

    Ofelix The world changes, we do not, what irony!

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    Ok this is awesome
     
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