"They haz NO flavor. Maybe fresh-picked are different, but I still like tart and tangy fruit better.
Or hot peppers...or curry dip with raw veg. I just bought a pound of snap peas, and I have a tub of curry dip developing in the…"
"The Science Fiction filksinging community makes up song parodies using almost anything. Another is based on "that Old-Time religion"....
It was good enough for DagonThat conservative old PaganWho sill votes for Ronald Reagan.So…"
"Joan, one of the favorite SF filksongs is "My God's Better than Your God," to the tune of the old Ken-L-Ration commercial, "My Dog's Better than Your dog." It has so many verses that it can be sung all night (the more…"
"Joan, do you mean Miss Weinstock's love of Burns and shakespeare, or BHS's love of Miss Weinstock?
She WAS a treasure; she made Shakespeare's characters come to life for us, taught us to write our own thoughts on myriad…"
"One of my high school English teachers loved Don Marquis as much as she loved Shakespeare and "Bobby" Burns. (She spoke of Burns as though she'd known him personally.)
Miss Esther Weinstock was a treasure."
"PS: Whatever happened to fresh Boysenberries in grocery stores? We can't even find them at the outdoor weekly farmers market. They have MUCH deeper flavor than blackberries, or similar ones. That was the only thing I ever…"
"I must be the only person in the world who doesn't think much of blueberries; my first taste of them was in 7th grade cooking class...canned...we made blueberry muffins. I thought they tasted "musty," and have avoided them ever…"
"Mindy, VERY good!
I have been saying, and posting, for years that I respect everyone's right to believe in whatever they want to believe, but I do not have to respect WHAT they believe.
(If a Moron comes to my door and wants to talk about…"
To answer your question of wed 'where is everybody' I thinkmmost of us are stranded at home. I'm iced /snowed in so bad l can't get in or out of the drive. Wish I was someplace where the weather would allow me to get out of the house. Hope you are well and mobile.