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I spent some time this last week trying to make friends again with the Chrome browser for Mac. I’ve been dealing with the whims of Firefox since… wait. Since when? I’d say the trouble started when the Comcast guys came … Continue reading

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Winter is playing tricks on us Flatlanders. We had temps in the mid 40s this weekend and lots of sunshine. Makes ya wanna stand outside on the patio and take a few deep inhales while slapping your chest. We’ll go … Continue reading

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Ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls, moms and dads, I’m taking the night off just to screw around and do whatever tickles my fancy. Therefore and sadly, there will be no Blue Collar Brew to write about this week. I … Continue reading

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The new page with the links for the Weekly Babes of 2017 has been completed. If you find any broken links or links to the wrong destinations, please leave a comment below. View the Weekly Babes here. this image gallery … Continue reading

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Welp, I’ve sat on my ass way too long and now I must apologize for not starting a new Weekly Babes page for 2017. The whole thing will probably take me about 45 mins to an hour to get it … Continue reading

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What the hell happened last Saturday? I thought I’d clue you in. Last Saturday was my good friend Jeff’s annual chili cook-off event. Jeff invites friends over to his luxurious estate with the chance of winning a best tasting chili … Continue reading

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Frankly Happy New Year

As I start typing this epistle, there’s about a half hour to go before 2016 turns into 2017. Once again, we’ll all have problems for two weeks or more getting use to the new date on documents. 2016 was a … Continue reading

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Frankly, Ho ho ho

Boys and girls, moms and dads, brewing brothers and sisters, it’s Christmas eve and this old man will be taking most of this evening off in preparation for tomorrow’s festivities. Just clearing my head. The whole fam damily will attend … Continue reading

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This time of year, thoughts turn to the last big holiday of the year, Christmas. We all have to buy something for somebody. Then there are Secret Santas, ginger bread cookies, winter beers, Christmas beers, fruitcake (does anyone really eat … Continue reading

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I got started late and everything got compounded from there. Family members showed up for a little over 2 hours. Lots of laughter and loudness. Review was late, Weekly Babes were late. Then the site shit itself for about 20 … Continue reading

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Last weekend’s Dark Lord vertical tasting was an outstanding experience. It was amazing to detect the subtle differences in taste of the dark stout year over year. The only year’s edition that was not on the same plane was the … Continue reading

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This Saturday night was Dark Saturday at my son’s house. In his giant heated garage he held a 6-year vertical tasting of Dark Lord, 3Floyds’ Russian imperial stout. A few close friends were invited as well as the brothers and … Continue reading

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I’ve been trying to come to a decision about this site, its load speed, available browsers and perhaps a transition to another hosting service. Early this week I visited a popular website for young adults and I noticed that their … Continue reading

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There has been no further activity related to my post on the WP forum about site load time. Zilch. Meanwhile, I’ve been experimenting with our site load times versus different browsers and got some surprising results. (Sounded like a click-bait … Continue reading

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I have been dwelling on a website issue now for a couple of weeks. The slow load times are really pissing me off. Thank the deity I’m not a violent man. As you may recall, I went into an online … Continue reading

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I had a nice little nail-biting experience with our hosting service this afternoon. I was ready to upload the babes of the week when I went to logon to the server via a link to cPanel. Some of you may … Continue reading

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