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by flasharry
Tue Aug 04, 2020 2:11 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: What Are You Reading ?
Replies: 415
Views: 83921

Re: What Are You Reading ?

Yeah.. read that around the same time I was getting into Aquinas Shorter Summa..
Doc Dan wrote:
Tue Aug 04, 2020 9:34 am
I am reading and pondering St. Augustine's Anti-Pelagian Writings. Deep stuff.
by flasharry
Sat Aug 01, 2020 6:11 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Silly Question That a British Member Might Be Able to Answer
Replies: 13
Views: 1183

Re: Silly Question That a British Member Might Be Able to Answer

Knackered is a derivation from "knacker" a person whose business is the disposal of dead or unwanted animals, especially those whose flesh is not fit for human consumption - where they work was called the "knacker's yard" to be knackered is to be pretty well exhausted.. If you think that UK English ...
by flasharry
Wed Jul 15, 2020 11:04 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: finally got to see Comet Neowise..
Replies: 7
Views: 733

Re: finally got to see Comet Neowise..

not very long, say 15 minutes, then it dipped below the ridgeline
by flasharry
Wed Jul 15, 2020 8:15 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: finally got to see Comet Neowise..
Replies: 7
Views: 733

Re: finally got to see Comet Neowise..

Thanks.. My Nikon D80 and 70-300 VR lens may be old, but they still can get the job done!
by flasharry
Tue Jul 14, 2020 10:56 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: finally got to see Comet Neowise..
Replies: 7
Views: 733

finally got to see Comet Neowise..

pic from the balcony. Stays light too long here.. pic taken at 21:30
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by flasharry
Sat Jul 11, 2020 12:29 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: What Are You Reading ?
Replies: 415
Views: 83921

Re: What Are You Reading ?

Prof. Ronald Hutton's "Stations of the Sun"
by flasharry
Wed May 27, 2020 10:35 pm
Forum: Spyderco General Discussion
Topic: What Is Your Favorite Go-To Spyderco?
Replies: 49
Views: 3449

Re: What Is Your Favorite Go-To Spyderco?

currently, L'il Native 5 Lockback
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by flasharry
Thu Apr 30, 2020 4:00 pm
Forum: Spyderco General Discussion
Topic: Knife & Watch
Replies: 342
Views: 46014

Re: Knife & Watch

Here you go..
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by flasharry
Tue Apr 21, 2020 3:13 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: What's Cookin'?
Replies: 109
Views: 26218

Re: What's Cookin'?

Last night...
homemade Polenta with garlic and Parmesan cheese, Italian sausage, and sauteéd green and red peppers with mushrooms and onions.

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by flasharry
Sat Apr 11, 2020 10:01 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: How are you doing today?
Replies: 94
Views: 14180

Re: How are you doing today?

another day here in Fort Chicken.. Got 8 cm of snow overnight.. still carrying on..
by flasharry
Mon Apr 06, 2020 1:27 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Happy Birthday flasharry
Replies: 5
Views: 918

Re: Happy Birthday flasharry

Thanks Mate.. its a quiet one for sure, just me and the Dear Lady Wife - staying in here in Fort Chicken. Funny, but I don't feel 70...
by flasharry
Sat Apr 04, 2020 3:03 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: How are you doing today?
Replies: 94
Views: 14180

Re: How are you doing today?

Well. we got out for a walk today.. nice to get out of Fort Chicken for a bit.. Stayed off the park paths and went exploring some of the back streets in our neighbourhood.. Nice day for it, , -7C sunny and no wind, bit of snow still on the ground... very quiet, no-one out at all... Local grocery sto...
by flasharry
Mon Mar 30, 2020 7:48 pm
Forum: Spyderco General Discussion
Topic: Back in the Spyder Web
Replies: 25
Views: 1299

Re: Back in the Spyder Web

Welcome back!
by flasharry
Mon Mar 30, 2020 7:21 pm
Forum: Spyderco General Discussion
Topic: What was your first Spyderco?
Replies: 59
Views: 2081

Re: What was your first Spyderco?

Red Bone Kiwi .. still have it..
by flasharry
Mon Mar 23, 2020 7:28 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Corona Virus Possible Effects On The Internet??
Replies: 20
Views: 2620

Re: Corona Virus Possible Effects On The Internet??

Heh - my first home computer as an Imsai 8080 Altair..
by flasharry
Fri Mar 20, 2020 1:10 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Straight razor shaving
Replies: 19
Views: 2370

Re: Straight razor shaving

I still have my Dorko Straight... its an oldie, but its been cared for.. http://www.mcbroom.biz/Public/flasharry/misc/dorko_1.jpg Other razors I have and use: EJ Chatsworth http://www.mcbroom.biz/Public/flasharry/misc/EJ_Chatsworth.jpg Gillette 50-s Slim adjustable: http://www.mcbroom.biz/Public/fla...
by flasharry
Thu Mar 19, 2020 8:09 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Some nice photos to brighten our day
Replies: 10
Views: 1386

Re: Some nice photos to brighten our day

Nice ones - I have a few similar - will resize and upload.. Taken with my trusty D80 and either the 18-200 VRII or the 70-300 VR lenses...
by flasharry
Thu Mar 19, 2020 8:04 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Toilet Paper Frenzy!!!
Replies: 55
Views: 6044

Re: Toilet Paper Frenzy!!!

Local stores have put TP rationing in place - one pack per customer...
by flasharry
Thu Mar 19, 2020 8:03 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Straight razor shaving
Replies: 19
Views: 2370

Re: Straight razor shaving

I uses an EJ Chatsworth DE safety Razor.. I used to shave with a straight (heck that's now me auld gaffer taught me how to shave when I was a fuzzy faced youth). I Use Art of Shaving Sandalwood shaving cream, slick, and works up a great lather. My brush is a badger hair one..

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