What Manly Things Did You Do Today?

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  1. Rufus T.

    Rufus T. Late for dinner

    very observant of you @txskimo !

    Napoleon BBQ - porcelainized cast iron WAVE™ cooking grid.

    Yet another wonderful passion.
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  2. NCoxSTL


    Cedar planks under salmon? MMmmmmmm good! I've done that as well though not on fresh salmon. We don't have salmon in the Mississippi River. But on a pacific salmon filet, oh yeah!
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  3. NCoxSTL


    Nice to discover another shared passion. BBQ is definitely one of mine. Now, if you buy the pig and shave it prior to it being butchered.....well then....the best of both passions. Plus new bristles to make brushes!!
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  4. NCoxSTL


    I plead Dyslexia. Yeah, that's it.
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  5. Rufus T.

    Rufus T. Late for dinner

    Ah passions, I'll add another :
    - shaving the pig for technique and brush bristles,
    - enjoying his ultimate gift on the barbecue,
    - all the while listening to a ball game in the summer sun!
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  6. Troy M

    Troy M Prep: Mephitis mephitis musk

    The recent rains have made mowing a real challenge - not that I'm complaining - so I had to grab the string trimmer to take on the patch of weeds we call the lawn and the driveway.
    The Arkansas River remains about 3 feet above flood stage east of Pueblo, Colorado.
  7. Sara-s

    Sara-s This Pun for Hire

    I gave some beginning archers an improptu basic lesson.
    Last edited: May 25, 2015
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  8. RazorRookie

    RazorRookie New Member

    Picked up a dead bird off my roof with my bare hands, at least that's how imagined it. In reality I just left it there...
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  9. NCoxSTL


    You, my friend, are as brave as any brave soul I have met! As for me, my manly act was waking up this morning and finding a dead rat in the cage with my corn snake. (I have four snakes total). That wouldn't be a horrible thing except that..........(weak stomachs may want to stop reading)...........

    It was the rat she ate three days ago. Still mostly intact but for some reason she regurgitated it. Ever smell a dead rat? Now take that and add three days of rotting inside a snake trying to digest it. I removed it....and unfortunately that wasn't something I imagined. Oh the joys of keeping snakes at times.
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  10. gorgo2

    gorgo2 geezerhood

    Watched CAPRICORN ONE last night, finished watching the tail end this morning (was slightly better than I recalled but the idea could have made for a great film). Then push mowed and did a couple loads of dishes/laundry. Gathered trash. Played with Barbies. Then had lunch out with the Wife at a small Spanish place nearby. Jarrito's soda water goes very well with it. Came home, layed out in the sun for a bit, then took a nap. May cook up a package of ground beef, haven't decided. Now posting on TSD.
    Last edited: May 25, 2015
  11. Dapper-in-a-can-man

    Dapper-in-a-can-man and Dad-on-hand

    What's more manly than sitting on my duff, shaving, and watching tv?
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  12. NCoxSTL


    If only you were gnawing on a rib bone....that would be more manly.
  13. Douglas Carey

    Douglas Carey Wildman

    It counts in my book. They look great.:signs021:
  14. Douglas Carey

    Douglas Carey Wildman

    Cooked supper for my wife and I. Did the dishes. No we don't have a dishwasher. :)
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  15. Sara-s

    Sara-s This Pun for Hire

    Playing with Barbies. Ask Gorgo2.
  16. Dapper-in-a-can-man

    Dapper-in-a-can-man and Dad-on-hand

    Oh... If only if only my friend
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  17. Bama Samurai

    Bama Samurai with Laser-like Focus

    Same story near Denver...
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  18. Rufus T.

    Rufus T. Late for dinner

    Ah, living the dream! :happy036:

    btw - tell us more about the "Played with Barbies" part.
    (or, maybe not)
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  19. BigMark

    BigMark Tests razors by shaving Wookies

    Mowed the yard and cooked on da grill.
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  20. richgem

    richgem suffering from chronic clicker hand cramps

    Hmmmm... shaving your duff?! :eek: Get the Drano! :scared003::scared007:
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