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by hummingbirdstones
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Did you mean to say Beth instead of Jean?  Apologies to Jean if she also commented on this.  
I fixed it. ;) - Sorry Beth...not enough coffee this morning!   :D
Heh.  And you were yanking my chain a few days ago ...  (lol)
by quartz
I saw a pickup pulling a trailer with a car on it come to a stop across the road from where I was. Smoke was trailing pretty heavily out of the hauled car. A guy bailed out of the pickup, said "I'll get it", grabbed a splitting maul from the pickup bed, opened the hood on the car and bashed the battery. "O.K. now" he said to the passenger, got back in the pickup and drove away.
by quartz
I always thought Barking Frogs had a different origin, kinda like Barking spiders, thanks.
by aDave
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That is awesome! Your 9 year old has more skills than I do, I couldnt do this lol
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rickb: Years ago Hormel wrapped their tamales with corn husks. Now they are rolled and folded in a thin parchment paper. Oct 6, 2022 6:20:03 GMT -5 *
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mohs: folding tamales husks closed was tricky...so my brother used his wood staple gun (smart) Oct 6, 2022 9:34:43 GMT -5 *
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