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  1. What Are You Watching

    No thanks on the eating! I prefer watching cooking with a wok, these chefs of masters, their woks have to be scorching hot!
  2. What Are You Watching

    Lately I've become addicted to watching Asian cooking videos on YouTube, cabin fever causes strange things...
  3. MLB Season 2020

    I read somewhere the thinking is each big league team has its full forty man roster active and there will be games with the scrubs to keep them in shape. though, again, what to do with injuries is a big problem. IMHO, just cancel the season -- of course, I can say that, but for the players, they do need to make money for themselves and their families. This whole thing has to be tough on athletes (I know, it's not like death), but a player has only so many years to make money, and this season is gone. PS: MLB might do the hockey thing and name the players eligible for that day's game.
  4. Surf guitar

    I had forgotten this one, and it's great! ReckBeat is a very good label, and this is a quality set.
  5. MLB Season 2020

    It's the year after the Bud Harrelson / Pete Rose dust-up in the playoffs. So, I'm in the left field bleachers in San Diego and the crowd is on Rose, who is playing left field, for the entire game, I mean non-stop, full-bore, unrelenting, calling him everything under the sun. Bottom of the ninth, and, of course the Padres are losing, the final out is a fly ball to left, Rose catches it, turns around to the bleachers, and flips everyone off. Of course, now he would have probably been suspended with a fine. Then, everyone laughed.
  6. "Gammon" as slang. Is this only a UK thing?
  7. What Are You Watching

    A bunch of music from my long lost youth on YouTube, the most recent song:
  8. Surf guitar

    Half because I love the song, the other half for the memories it conjures of growing up in San Diego where Endless Summer was a mainstay in the theaters. Dig this one because it's a badass song
  9. Surf guitar

    The very same, and Bobby Fuller is in one of my all time favorite rock video:
  10. COVID-19 2.0: No Politics edition

    The above posts remind me of this:
  11. Surf guitar

    This is a nice series to pick up. Long live SURF MUSIC!
  12. MLB Season 2020

    Vin Scully Hospitalized After Falling At Home Rest easy and get well!
  13. My Brother The Wind: Once There Was A Time When Time And Space Were One.
  14. Best track you heard all week

    Something weird and wonderful was going on in England in the early 1980s
  15. Great album, I also love The Soul in the Mist
  16. Best track you heard all week

    Something dumb and happy, just what I need today.
  17. I've always liked a Merlot with Pizza Rustica, Napa Cellars is a good place to start for that.
  18. what are you drinking right now?

    2017 Far Niente Oakville Cabernet. This was so good!
  19. Now reading...

    The Wild Orchid by Sigrid Undest. Just started reading Undest, and I'm impressed!
  20. What Are You Watching

    Friends Season 1 & Brooklyn 99 I've been watching these two series. Really enjoying Brooklyn Nine-Nine, both are nice stress busters (nice to be back after a Lenten internet break).
  21. Chuck Berry R.I.P.

    Sad loss of a true rock legend: Chuck Berry RIP
  22. Now reading...

    Judgement Day by Penelope Lively
  23. So, What Are You Listening To NOW?

    The Golden Years of Soviet New Jazz Volume 1
  24. Days of Wine and Roses: The Dream Syndicate