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andi*pandi
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Dec 13, 2019, 12:47 PM
 
If I saw airplane, it was the santized for TV version.

I do recall going to the drive-in, seeing the first kid friendly movie, going to sleep in the back, and waking up to gunshots during the second feature. A guy being totally pelletted execution style, blood flying.
     
subego  (op)
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Dec 13, 2019, 01:41 PM
 
Airplane and 9 to 5 were my introduction to VCRs, as well as watching the same movie over and over.
     
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Dec 13, 2019, 04:45 PM
 
Originally Posted by andi*pandi View Post
I do recall going to the drive-in, seeing the first kid friendly movie, going to sleep in the back, and waking up to gunshots during the second feature. A guy being totally pelletted execution style, blood flying.
Sounds like RoboCop. That’s a very difficult-to-watch scene. I can’t imagine being a kid and waking up to it.
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Dec 14, 2019, 01:51 PM
 
I think I was old enough to see robocop in the theaters. This was some kind of political movie, possibly. An old white guy in a tie.
     
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Dec 20, 2019, 10:06 PM
 
So I decided to swallow my pride and buy a present for myself, a JavaPress crank-turn coffee bean grinder... was waiting on some discounts. Will arrive in about a week.
     
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Dec 30, 2019, 02:46 PM
 
So, if I pour a cup before the pot finishes brewing, isn’t that earlier cup going to be stronger than if I waited for the whole pot to finish?
     
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Dec 30, 2019, 06:08 PM
 
For xmas, one of my kids got me this inexpensive little stainless steel, micro-pore cone thing for making pour-overs. It was a stocking stuffer. It amazingly makes a really good home pour-over.
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Dec 30, 2019, 06:32 PM
 
Originally Posted by subego View Post
So, if I pour a cup before the pot finishes brewing, isn’t that earlier cup going to be stronger than if I waited for the whole pot to finish?
Yup, concentration is strongest at the beginning then decays semi-exponentially.

Also my manual burr grinder works well, think I got the setting right...

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Obligatory gnashing of teeth for using a cheap grinder.
Now can someone ungnash my teeth so that I can enjoy some cake?
     
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Jan 8, 2020, 02:28 PM
 
Yesterday, I put the filter in without the filter holder, and this morning, I made doubly sure to put in the holder, and then forgot to put in the carafe.

JFC.
     
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Jan 8, 2020, 03:59 PM
 
You shouldn't try to do so much before you've had your coffee.
     
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Jan 8, 2020, 04:42 PM
 
Originally Posted by subego View Post
Yesterday, I put the filter in without the filter holder, and this morning, I made doubly sure to put in the holder, and then forgot to put in the carafe.

JFC.
At least you did not mess up quite as bad as the Patriots.
     
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Jan 9, 2020, 01:26 PM
 
Originally Posted by Laminar View Post
You shouldn't try to do so much before you've had your coffee.
Like, when I bring all the coffee to work, so I have to actually go out and get coffee before I’ve had my coffee.
     
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Jan 14, 2020, 12:12 PM
 
*arrives at cafe after a weekend of no coffee*




*sips coffee*




*finishes coffee then realizes it was a double shot*



     
 
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