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    Opinions on sweater vests?

    https://xkcd.com/2363/
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    The antipasti, snacks and side dishes thread

    I need to stop looking at your posts when I'm hungry!
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    Photos for no good reason

    i'm thinking of the damage a housecat can do to a sofa
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    I Think We Need A Dedicated Pizza Thread

    Happy National Pepperoni Pizza Day everyone!
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    Colloquy?

    I resemble this comment. With great reluctance. I Am Not That Old. Also: There Are Four Lights!
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    It's TWEED Season!

    That lapel very nearly eclipses the shoulders!
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    More from Ralph

    In middle school home economics class, we referred to it as "Jack the Seam Ripper." Where's Jack?
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    Red Meat . . . .

    PSA: I just learned that today is National Cheeseburger Day.
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    Everybody's favorite game: Shell or Not Shell? (Warning: Big Pics)

    Pretty sure they are shell... Searching on the codes shown in photo... https://www.allenedmonds.com/shoes/mens-shoes/oxfords-derbys/macneil-shell-cordovan-wingtip-dress-shoe/SF9097.html
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    The All Things Pasta Thread

    tick... tick...
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    Home HVAC service

    Not recently. But 11 years ago, we replaced our old HVAC with a geothermal heat pump. It is been trouble free.
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    Buttons on Non-Functioning Jacket Sleeves

    microfiche? Think outside the 20th century, man! I'm fairly certain you could fit at least a 1TB flash drive in a button these days. ;-)
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    Buttons on Non-Functioning Jacket Sleeves

    I recently purchased a BB GF blazer. Buttons not sewn on. I got on BB sport coat a couple of years ago that also came that way.
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    Now she went and done it!

    I've never experienced any other state of affairs. What is it like when SWMBO does not have the upper hand?
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    More from Ralph

    Agreed. And I'd 86 the cap.
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    I Think We Need A Dedicated Pizza Thread

    Before, during, and after.
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    What Are You Wearing Today 2.0?

    Love the rig. Wish I could pull it off as you do... with aplomb.
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    What Are You Wearing Today 2.0?

    Today started cool and not so humid. But ended up muggy. Sunday was wonderful. Can't we get more than ONE FREAKIN' DAY of pleasant weather in a row? This weekend, I pre-treated the Holy-H*** out of a pair of bone colored chinos that had turned pink from dye transfer. Sitting on outdoor...
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    The antipasti, snacks and side dishes thread

    I'm learning to embrace "freestyle." When I was a kid, I badgered by mother into letting me bake. Badgering plus migraine caused her to acquiesce. At that time, I was very careful with measurements. Of late, I've made some experimental pizza sauces with garden ingredients. My process has been...