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« Reply #4320 on: January 08, 2014, 08:23:00 PM »

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« Reply #4322 on: January 08, 2014, 11:00:18 PM »

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« Reply #4324 on: January 10, 2014, 07:29:57 PM »

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« Reply #4325 on: January 11, 2014, 05:26:27 AM »

Is that from an anti-NWO site?
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« Reply #4326 on: January 11, 2014, 05:55:40 AM »

My Battlefield 3 dog tag.

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« Reply #4327 on: January 11, 2014, 10:23:59 AM »

Battlefield 3, never played it. Are those suppose to be like how modern warfare has customizable banners?
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« Reply #4328 on: January 11, 2014, 11:13:14 AM »

I'm still trying to figure out how this still works... is the boiler in that barrel?

Even though I don't drink, I occasionally think about building a still just for the challenge.



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« Reply #4329 on: January 11, 2014, 11:28:19 AM »

I'm still trying to figure out how this still works... is the boiler in that barrel?

No idea.

The area that picture was taken 70 years ago retained the tradition to this day and is pretty famous for that (and rightly so).

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"Minister arrested for moonshining". It would make a nice headline Smiley
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« Reply #4330 on: January 11, 2014, 11:40:27 AM »

'Moonshining' is only a crime if there is an intent to sell, dating back to the Whiskey Rebellion.  'Bootlegging' is the crime of transporting alcohol for sale.

I'm pretty sure I could triple my parish just by building a still and offering free moonshine to anyone who helped (which is legal).  The trick is to get the bishop to agree, or at least not blow a vocal chord when he finds out why the census is so high...


"Minister arrested for moonshining". It would make a nice headline Smiley
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« Reply #4331 on: January 11, 2014, 11:44:10 AM »

Battlefield 3, never played it. Are those suppose to be like how modern warfare has customizable banners?

Myself I never played Modern. Yes, they are customizable once you earn them.
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« Reply #4332 on: January 11, 2014, 11:51:50 AM »

This reminds of some people in my family who would make it. Can't figure out how this would work, but I am sure they would've found a way to make it work if they were desperate enough.

I'm still trying to figure out how this still works... is the boiler in that barrel?

Even though I don't drink, I occasionally think about building a still just for the challenge.



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« Reply #4333 on: January 11, 2014, 12:10:03 PM »

After looking at this set-up, I think I figured it out.



In your picture, Michał, the still take a 90° turn, and so the fire pot is behind the barrel in the foreground.


I'm still trying to figure out how this still works... is the boiler in that barrel?

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« Reply #4334 on: January 11, 2014, 12:18:39 PM »

My tribute photo to the Duck Dynasty thread participants...


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« Reply #4335 on: January 11, 2014, 12:37:56 PM »

I've seen a simple one like this in action. It's really fun, especially if you taste as it is being made.

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« Reply #4336 on: January 11, 2014, 03:45:39 PM »

In the last month I've thought about making a separate thread for geeky pics, but then I realized that this whole site is a geek site, so that's sort of unnecessary. Anyway...










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« Reply #4339 on: January 13, 2014, 02:24:01 AM »

Huh. And I thought turtles always won the race by being slow and steady.

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« Reply #4341 on: January 13, 2014, 12:24:45 PM »

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« Reply #4342 on: January 13, 2014, 11:30:58 PM »

Chief O'Brien fans will enjoy these comics...



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« Reply #4344 on: January 16, 2014, 12:55:33 PM »

It's a trap!


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What is that?
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What is that?

Well, according to Father G., a trap.  According to itself, an "ostrich pillow".  If they weren't so expensive, I'd get a few.
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What is that?

Well, according to Father G., a trap.  According to itself, an "ostrich pillow".  If they weren't so expensive, I'd get a few.
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What is that?

Well, according to Father G., a trap.  According to itself, an "ostrich pillow".  If they weren't so expensive, I'd get a few.

ROTFL!!!!!!!
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« Reply #4349 on: January 16, 2014, 03:53:28 PM »

Am I the only one who supposes the pillow might be handy?
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« Reply #4350 on: January 16, 2014, 04:20:04 PM »

For what?
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« Reply #4351 on: January 16, 2014, 04:31:51 PM »

For what?

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I think I'd get too hot to sleep wearing one of those things. 
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« Reply #4353 on: January 17, 2014, 06:26:29 PM »

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« Reply #4354 on: January 18, 2014, 03:37:44 AM »

Just chillin...

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« Reply #4355 on: January 18, 2014, 05:56:22 AM »




Caraiman monastery in Romania which I visited yesterday. It was founded in 1998 by the abbot according to a vision from The Theotokos who showed the tree in middle of the monastery and the cross on the mountain as the setting for it. A wonderful place, a spiritual oasis for tourists. Was conquered immediately by the setting, the first thing that greeted me as I entered -- a coffee machine, and everything that followed including the wisdom of the monks and a great shop where I got the nicest bracelet. If you wish to see more pics I have an album: https://plus.google.com/photos/111626572079212796054/albums/5970166404207803169

 
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« Reply #4356 on: January 18, 2014, 05:59:42 AM »

I really like the buildings, especially the church... but the mountain looks like it has mold growing on it to me  angel
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HH Pope Kyrillos (Cyril) VI and HIM Emperor Haile Selassie during the celebration of the transferring of St. Mark's relics.
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« Reply #4358 on: January 18, 2014, 06:12:58 AM »

I really like the buildings, especially the church... but the mountain looks like it has mold growing on it to me  angel

The mountains look too eroded to me. Plus, it's winter. The cold air is good for a change, but dead vegetation is no fun.
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« Reply #4359 on: January 18, 2014, 10:30:02 AM »

Often part of my breakfast along with coffee.

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Great one. I would like to get similar T-shirt, just female version Wink
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