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by Wino
Sat Jul 14, 2018 4:45 am
Forum: Town Vibe
Topic: Sun Prairie explosion
Replies: 5
Views: 436

Re: Sun Prairie explosion

Did the fireman die in the explosion or in fighting the fire? This hasn't been disclosed to my knowledge. I believe that he and other responders arrived to evacuate people due to the gas leak, and were killed/injured by the explosion they were trying to protect others from. https://host.madison.com...
by Wino
Sat Jun 23, 2018 5:41 pm
Forum: Restaurant News & Reviews
Topic: Favorite breakfast spots
Replies: 14
Views: 907

Re: Favorite breakfast spots

I like Monty's but #1 seems high. I agree about Manna, good food in a run down place. Also agree with Daisy. It's mediocre and the parking lot is so small it seems like they mainly want people who walk or bike there. As one of those people who walk to Daisy (even though Monty's is closer) I'll have...
by Wino
Tue Apr 17, 2018 7:47 pm
Forum: Local Politics & Government
Topic: Walker for governor
Replies: 43
Views: 5329

Re: Walker for governor

Henry Vilas wrote:Walker, in a desperate attempt to get votes, just signed a bill giving tax rebates for those who have kids. The more kids, the more bucks.

The taxpayers without kids are obviously not working hard enough.
by Wino
Sat Mar 31, 2018 8:14 am
Forum: Beer, wine & cocktails
Topic: KBS
Replies: 5
Views: 1623

Re: KBS

In stock at Jenifer St Market. 4-packs and bombers, no limit. They had a good supply as of 8 a.m.
by Wino
Mon Mar 05, 2018 4:22 am
Forum: Restaurant News & Reviews
Topic: Lake Edge Seafood Company
Replies: 24
Views: 2426

Re: Lake Edge Seafood Company

Bought eight scallops last week. About one pound, thirty bucks. They were indeed impeccable. Best scallops we've found around here both for size and taste. We'll do that again. The rest of the fish in the case looked top notch too. Also bought the calamari appetizer and it was pretty good but at th...
by Wino
Tue Feb 20, 2018 7:55 pm
Forum: Local Politics & Government
Topic: Have you voted yet?
Replies: 8
Views: 618

Re: Have you voted yet?

Slow but steady trickle at Whitehorse this afternoon.
by Wino
Tue Feb 20, 2018 9:46 am
Forum: Restaurant News & Reviews
Topic: Lake Edge Seafood Company
Replies: 24
Views: 2426

Re: Lake Edge Seafood Company

Has anyone just gone there to buy fish and cook it at home? I didn't buy anything from the counter but the quality and prices seemed good. That said, I was underwhelmed with the selection. There really wasn't all that much in the fish counter. They had roughly the same amount of items as the fish c...
by Wino
Wed Jan 31, 2018 3:52 pm
Forum: General Music
Topic: Your Favorite Concerts/Shows...
Replies: 12
Views: 1670

Re: Your Favorite Concerts/Shows...

Hard to narrow down, but 3 immediately came to mind due to the spirited performances.

Black Flag and Minutemen, Turner Hall, 7/27/85
Terry Callier, Regent Street Retreat, 3/9/00
Sigur Ros, Barrymore, 11/11/02

Duca- we also saw kd lang that night, great show.
by Wino
Mon Jan 01, 2018 5:54 pm
Forum: Town Vibe
Topic: Winter arrives
Replies: 114
Views: 11503

Re: Winter arrives

Beaver wrote:What happened to global warming? How are you coping with the cold? Ice fishing? Hot tea and soups?

Fishing has been great lately. A tad nippy out on the ice though :wtf:
by Wino
Thu Dec 21, 2017 1:21 pm
Forum: Restaurant News & Reviews
Topic: Who's open on Christmas Day?
Replies: 8
Views: 1126

Re: Who's open on Christmas Day?

Swad Indian on Monona Drive open 12/24 and 12/25.
by Wino
Fri Dec 08, 2017 4:45 pm
Forum: Cooking & Food issues
Topic: Cooking jags
Replies: 25
Views: 4138

Re: Cooking jags

My latest jag has been breakfast skillets, as often as not for dinner (because the idea of foods only being appropriate at certain times of day has never made a lick of sense to me.) But I have a question for my fellow cooks: do you pre-cook your taters before frying them? Most recipes I've seen su...
by Wino
Wed Nov 22, 2017 6:06 pm
Forum: Catch All
Topic: Random thoughts
Replies: 1766
Views: 195734

Re: Random thoughts

Whenever I make a dish with cilantro I can't help but think of Prof Wags and his disdain for the herb.
by Wino
Fri Sep 08, 2017 5:02 pm
Forum: Town Vibe
Topic: House hunting
Replies: 1481
Views: 153394

Re: House hunting

Is pic #16 the 420 nook?
by Wino
Thu Aug 17, 2017 5:51 pm
Forum: Headlines
Topic: Wouldn't it be great if everybody had a gun?
Replies: 5748
Views: 337083

Re: Wouldn't it be great if everybody a had a gun?

It was only a matter of time... On a Madison city bus. Or not a Madison city bus, but close enough. Regional commuter bus. http://host.madison.com/wsj/news/local/crime/ouch-gun-goes-off-man-shoots-self-in-groin-on/article_5322e8c0-a70d-54c0-9167-374c13ed7530.html?utm_source=dlvr.it&utm_medium=t...
by Wino
Wed Aug 02, 2017 7:50 pm
Forum: Catch All
Topic: Random thoughts
Replies: 1766
Views: 195734

Re: Random thoughts

Bwis53 wrote:I think we should have a cat thread. :twisted:

Agreed.

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