What a pool of talent we have here...

Discussion in 'Blades' started by melbo, Dec 30, 2005.

  1. BigUglyOne

    BigUglyOne Monkey+++ Founding Member

    U.P. ? Where's that Cousin Jack ?
  2. ghrit

    ghrit Bad company Administrator Founding Member

    Upper Peninsula of Michigan (since CJ isn't here yet,) Sometimes pronounced "yoop" as in "Bin to da yoop lately, CJ?" b:: b:: b::
  3. Cousin Jack

    Cousin Jack Knifemaker Founding Member

    Say yah to da U.P. eh!

    You guys ever have a pastie? No...not pastie with a long a, but the delicious type with meat and potatoes. mmmmmmm anyone know where they originated from?
  4. RightHand

    RightHand Maslow's Contradiction Moderator Founding Member

    What a nice memory on New Years day - fresh pasties.
  5. ghrit

    ghrit Bad company Administrator Founding Member

    hehehe. Tale to be told sometime about pasties when my father visited me in Houghton. Anyhow, the locals told me that pasties originated in Welsh coal mines and the finlanders adapted them for the copper mines in da yoop. Whadoo I know, I went to da tech.
  6. Cousin Jack

    Cousin Jack Knifemaker Founding Member

    Yep, except I was told it was the Conish tin miners who brought them over to the iron and copper mines in the U.P.
  7. CRC

    CRC Survivor of Tidal Waves | RIP 7-24-2015 Moderator Emeritus Founding Member

    So...every year my daughter buys me a daily calendar..."Wild Words from Wild Women"....

    Todays quote is from Louise Brooks....(of the silent film era)

    She said:

    "I have a gift for enraging people ; but if I ever bore you , it will be with a knife"

    [ROFL] I love it!

    and I didn't know where else to say this...
  8. ghostrider

    ghostrider Resident Poltergeist Founding Member

  9. Quigley_Sharps

    Quigley_Sharps The Badministrator Administrator Founding Member

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