New Years eve

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by wrc223, Dec 31, 2011.


  1. wrc223

    wrc223 Monkey+

    So, it's new years eve, what are you folks doin to ring in the new year?

    I was up early getting the smoker fired up. I am cooking a venison roast and some racks of ribs. Low and slow. I have a home made BBQ chipotle sauce.
    Assorted wines from a local winery, some home brew, and a bottle of cognac.
    The wife is baking some goodies and fresh bread.
    I have a pile of pallets for the fire pit, I was hoping to keep the beer in an open cooler with snow packed in it. Since it is 48 degrees outside, I guess bon fire and sledding is out. Just the fire and the beers.
    Have some friends inbound for the evening and having a good ole country new year.
     
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  2. GrandpaDave

    GrandpaDave Monkey++

    Too windy here for a BBQ... outside one that is... I got a nice little table top grill I like... big enough to make 8 1/2 burgers at one go...

    I gvuess our plan is to visit the daughter and grandbaby... see what their doing???
     
  3. ghrit

    ghrit Ambulatory anachronism Administrator Founding Member

    TV at home with a rum and coke. I am no longer interested in party mobs, or drunken drivers on the way home.
     
  4. ditch witch

    ditch witch resident bacon hoarder Site Supporter+

    It is 51F with a projected high nearing 60 this afternoon... and I still have snow on the ground along the house and back fence line. I've got 2 bone in ribeyes salted and seasoned, some stuffed jalapenos wrapped in bacon set aside, and Guinness Black Lager on ice. The Mr will be firing up the grill in a bit.

    The drunk crazies were out last night and no doubt will be thicker this evening. We're just going to hang at the house.
     
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  5. Redneck Rebel

    Redneck Rebel Monkey++

    I'm gonna try and capture the sound of all the ghetto gunfire on my camera and hope I don't get hit by a stray bullet. The hood sounds a lot like Baghdad on New Years Eve.
     
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  6. VisuTrac

    VisuTrac Ваша мать носит военные ботинки Site Supporter+++

    I'm with Ghrit on this one.
    TV and some Bacardi.

    It's amateur night round these parts. We will have fog to boot.

    The police, paramedics and life flight are going to busy. I'll not add to the mayhem.
     
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  7. Dogfood

    Dogfood Monkey+

    It's just me and the wife we don't drink or care for crowds so we will just stay home off the streets. Going to grill some steaks kick back and let it happen.

    Hope all have a fun and safe night.
     
  8. BTPost

    BTPost Old Fart Snow Monkey Moderator

    Momma and I, will do our annual fireworks and watch the Ball Drop at 8Pm local... We figure, us Old Folks, can do the East coast Feed on The Tube, and then go to bed.... ....... YMMV.....
     
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  9. Quigley_Sharps

    Quigley_Sharps The Badministrator Administrator Founding Member

    Having friends over and smoking a Prime Rib .
     
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  10. Sapper John

    Sapper John Analog Monkey in a Digital World

    On call this weekend, going to stay home and enjoy some quality time with family.
     
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  11. Seawolf1090

    Seawolf1090 Adventure Riding Monkey Founding Member

    Hitting the rack early, with ear plugs in and three radios on full blast - might drown the noisy neighbors a bit. Me and my hunting buddy are hitting the hunting lease in the AM.
     
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  12. VisuTrac

    VisuTrac Ваша мать носит военные ботинки Site Supporter+++

    Great weekend to kill Posse Comitatus and the 4th amendment

    Military on the streets and checkpoints. In Las Vegas, Alabama, Oklahoma, Atlanta, Kommifornia and maybe even your state too? Well maybe not in BTPost's AO ;)

    Awesome! I'm effing staying home. (it was my plan anyway)

    New Year's security to get boost from National Guard - Friday, Dec. 30, 2011 | 12:17 p.m. - Las Vegas Sun

    Huntsville police plan DUI checkpoints for New Year's Eve weekend | al.com

    EPD, GCSO are setting up New Year

    DUI checkpoints: Drink and drive responsibly this New Year's Eve - Atlanta Healthy Trends | Examiner.com

    DUI Checkpoints Catch Drunken New Year's Drivers - Local News Story - KESQ Palm Springs

    and of course NYC!!

    Armed Military Helicopters over the Vegas strip? WTF?

    Welcome to 2012 and the indoctrination that Checkpoints and seeing the Military Patrolling the streets of a US City as a normal event. Welcome to just outside the Green Zone my fellow simians!
     
  13. BTPost

    BTPost Old Fart Snow Monkey Moderator

    No LEO, or MIl is going to be flying around here tonite, unless there is an USCG Mandatory Rescue, that gets called... Way to nasty in the Wx department..... and even then.... they will be announced while in the air, and we would hear them, coming for 10 minutes before they even got close. those JayHawks are Dang Noisy..... .... YMMV.....
     
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  14. melbo

    melbo Hunter Gatherer Administrator Founding Member

    Had a fresh turkey in a brining bucket overnight and getting ready to pull him out of the smoker in 15 minutes. He's been warming, smoking and roasting since 0830 PST.

    First time trying one on a Traeger pellet grill.
     
  15. STANGF150

    STANGF150 Knowledge Seeker

    Keeping my butt home & warm where it belongs. Safely away from the drunks, the retards, & the Cops. (sorry Alpha LoL). Thats assuming the neighbors up the road that ran to SC for illegal in NC airborne fireworks don't try to burn us all out. They do, I'm going to jail for Hunting Morons Without a Permit & ignoring the Bag Limit.
     
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  16. carly28043

    carly28043 Monkey+

    Don't you just hate that. I live in town and they fly all around the houses.
     
  17. BTPost

    BTPost Old Fart Snow Monkey Moderator

    I can live without Lady GaGa, and that twerp, Justin whatever his name is--- Very small selection of Mind Numbing entertainment on the Tube tonite... ...... YMMV.....
     
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  18. VisuTrac

    VisuTrac Ваша мать носит военные ботинки Site Supporter+++

    Justin? Beaver? I loves me some beaver.
     
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  19. VisuTrac

    VisuTrac Ваша мать носит военные ботинки Site Supporter+++

    I should mention that those beaver gloves fit great and are nice and warm.
     
  20. VisuTrac

    VisuTrac Ваша мать носит военные ботинки Site Supporter+++

    Oh hell, you were talking about that dorky singer dude.
    I got beaver on the brain. Dorky dude is Beiber, barbie, BBQ or somethun like that.

    Happy New Year in 15 minutes!
     
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