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Re: 2017 Coffee Shop and Gardens
« Reply #30 on: January 01, 2017, 01:08:59 PM »

 :newyears2: Happy New Years Everyone!!  :newyears2:

Can I get an AMEN! The Holidays are over and ............ =) well I always thought New Years was the after party that was always thrown to celebrate the end of the holiday season.


However, for those of you who happen to live in China, or Japan  ........ I shall wish you all a Happy New Year's on January 28th! Year of the Fire Rooster according to the almanac.


and in the words of the great Bill and Ted !!


Peace out and party on dude!

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Re: 2017 Coffee Shop and Gardens
« Reply #31 on: January 01, 2017, 01:12:32 PM »
Seems we are all plagued with retarded drivers, retarded grocery shoppers.  And that's being nice too.   Drop of rain, a single snowflake, KERASH!  Instant amnesia!  Forgets how to drive, if they ever even knew!  Drunk drivers.  There are a LOT of people who refuse to own responsibility for their own behavior.   I got no patience for them these days.  Just walk off and find a cop.    :yeow:
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Re: 2017 Coffee Shop and Gardens
« Reply #32 on: January 01, 2017, 01:13:23 PM »
My question would have to be.... WTF are they doing on a mountain road in a snowstorm to begin with?? If I'm gonna drive up Pike's Peak, I'm gonna do it in SUMMER!  :tearlaugh:

Sometimes you're on the road and the storms just seem to come up suddenly 'out of nowhere'. Or if they're on a long haul, they don't have much choice because the roadside towns' hotels and inns fill up real fast. I think the State Highway Dept. actually close Pike's Peak off in the winter. I know they close Trail Ridge road, which is one of the if not the highest roads in the US. You will still see snow up there in July sometimes but not on the road because the plows clean it before they open it.

Then there's good old two-lane Wolf Creek pass with it's 16 foot tall snow markers along the side of the road along the chasm side - and it IS a DEEP one! Probably at least 700-800 feet down or perhaps more. It's just a real long way down there! And good old 'Deadman's Curve at the beginning of the down-grade into southwestern Colorado Durango/Alamosa area. That's like hairpin curve to end all hairpin curves. They have a rather hefty wall there with a bronze plaque on it that says "Dead Man's Curve' and lists at least one person who went off it. That pass even scares me driving on it in the summer. And I love going around hairpin curves - I know how to do it smooth as silk. Lots of 'Beware of Falling Rocks' signs along the way - so if one side doesn't get you the other one will. 

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Re: 2017 Coffee Shop and Gardens
« Reply #33 on: January 01, 2017, 01:14:10 PM »
Napalmarsenal!   Have a Happy!  :D

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« Reply #34 on: January 01, 2017, 01:20:37 PM »
Napalmarsenal!   Have a Happy!  :D


Thanks lol !!

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Re: 2017 Coffee Shop and Gardens
« Reply #35 on: January 01, 2017, 01:21:19 PM »
:newyears2: Happy New Years Everyone!!  :newyears2:

Can I get an AMEN! The Holidays are over and ............ =) well I always thought New Years was the after party that was always thrown to celebrate the end of the holiday season.


However, for those of you who happen to live in China, or Japan  ........ I shall wish you all a Happy New Year's on January 28th! Year of the Fire Rooster according to the almanac.


and in the words of the great Bill and Ted !!


Peace out and party on dude!

Yea verily you can get an AMEN from me at least, NPA!

Oh, it's the Fire cycle of years, eh? That's my cycle I was born in.........the Fire Pig :tearlaugh: Barbeque, anyone? Well, if I manage to make it to another birthday in one piece......oh wait, I can't eat pork any more because of the crap they inject into it that basically cripples the pigs in their stalls. 

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Re: 2017 Coffee Shop and Gardens
« Reply #36 on: January 01, 2017, 01:23:36 PM »
Seems we are all plagued with retarded drivers, retarded grocery shoppers.  And that's being nice too.   Drop of rain, a single snowflake, KERASH!  Instant amnesia!  Forgets how to drive, if they ever even knew!  Drunk drivers.  There are a LOT of people who refuse to own responsibility for their own behavior.   I got no patience for them these days.  Just walk off and find a cop.    :yeow:

I hear you there! And yes there are those where it's always someone else's fault and not theirs. 

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« Reply #37 on: January 01, 2017, 01:39:38 PM »
Yea verily you can get an AMEN from me at least, NPA!

Oh, it's the Fire cycle of years, eh? That's my cycle I was born in.........the Fire Pig :tearlaugh: Barbeque, anyone? Well, if I manage to make it to another birthday in one piece......oh wait, I can't eat pork any more because of the crap they inject into it that basically cripples the pigs in their stalls. 

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ROLF!!


BBQ Chicken though sounds pretty good!

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Re: 2017 Coffee Shop and Gardens
« Reply #38 on: January 01, 2017, 02:01:13 PM »
I'm just a wood rat :psycho:
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« Reply #39 on: January 01, 2017, 02:06:24 PM »

ROLF!!


BBQ Chicken though sounds pretty good!


That's about all I eat any more is chicken and turkey, so it's not terribly special for the birthday I fear. But it IS good stuff! I wouldn't turn it down.

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« Reply #40 on: January 01, 2017, 02:09:33 PM »
I'm just a wood rat :psycho:

Look at it this way Aelin - it's better than being a Wood Chuck! :tearlaugh:

How much wood would a woodchuck chuck if a woodchuck could chuck wood? Lalalalalala. :wink:



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Re: 2017 Coffee Shop and Gardens
« Reply #41 on: January 01, 2017, 02:12:33 PM »

However, for those of you who happen to live in China, or Japan  ........ I shall wish you all a Happy New Year's on January 28th! Year of the Fire Rooster according to the almanac.



Not only is it the Year of the Fire Rooster it is also the fifth cycle for me.
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Re: 2017 Coffee Shop and Gardens
« Reply #42 on: January 01, 2017, 02:15:23 PM »
Look at it this way Aelin - it's better than being a Wood Chuck! :tearlaugh:

How much wood would a woodchuck chuck if a woodchuck could chuck wood? Lalalalalala. :wink:
:psycho: I didn't know "Chuck" until now. Yep i prefer rat, could run at least!
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« Reply #43 on: January 01, 2017, 02:50:05 PM »
:psycho: I didn't know "Chuck" until now. Yep i prefer rat, could run at least!

Yup woodchucks are kind of 'pudgy' critters. They waddle a lot :smile:

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« Reply #44 on: January 01, 2017, 02:54:22 PM »
Not only is it the Year of the Fire Rooster it is also the fifth cycle for me.

Fifth cycle is at 60 isn't it?

 

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