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Forum: Off Topic Discussions 12-10-2008, 12:52 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,365
Posted By BigDog
Thanks all. Kirb was a good man - a devoted...

Thanks all. Kirb was a good man - a devoted husband, a loyal friend, and a street savvy yet tender hearted cop. I feel humbled and honored to not only have worked with him, but been considered a...
Forum: Off Topic Discussions 12-09-2008, 02:37 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,365
Posted By BigDog
Rest in peace my law enforcement brother, and friend.

It is with a sad heart I bring news of Officer Jeff Kirby passing on this morning. His family lost a loving and devoted relative, many (including myself) have lost a good friend, and the City of...
Forum: Off Topic Discussions 11-13-2008, 06:44 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,365
Posted By BigDog
Thanks, y'all. I spent about an hour and 45...

Thanks, y'all.

I spent about an hour and 45 minutes with Kirb and his wife, Millie. A number of other visitors came and went as well, including a good number of cops. As I understand it, there...
Forum: Off Topic Discussions 11-13-2008, 01:39 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,365
Posted By BigDog
Sorry it's been so long since I've been here, and...

Sorry it's been so long since I've been here, and since I've updated on Jeff. The former I will update elsewhere; as for Jeff, well, here goes.

Things remain grave for Jeff. The stem cells from...
Forum: Off Topic Discussions 10-22-2008, 11:48 AM
Replies: 3,967
Views: 382,724
Posted By BigDog
I'm reading, albeit somewhat slowly, Riven by...

I'm reading, albeit somewhat slowly, Riven by Jerry B. Jenkins. It's a good read, but not really the style I like. It's written where at the beginning of the book there are multiple distinct story...
Forum: Cookbooks, Software etc. 10-22-2008, 11:40 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,419
Posted By BigDog
As you are discovering flavors, remember to not...

As you are discovering flavors, remember to not add too much new at once, both of any one ingredient or many ingredients, particularly the latter.Too much of one ingredient can be reduced next go...
Forum: Off Topic Discussions 10-22-2008, 11:37 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,470
Posted By BigDog
I don't, which drives DW up the wall. I...

I don't, which drives DW up the wall. I "straighten" it out a bit, but feel the way many others here have said, it's just going to get all jumbled up again. DW is notorious for making the bed, and if...
Forum: Off Topic Discussions 10-19-2008, 06:30 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,588
Posted By BigDog
I don't care for all of the FN chefs - there are...

I don't care for all of the FN chefs - there are a lot of shows I don't watch. Of those I do, my thoughts are as follows.

Rachel Ray - Great, quick and easy meals. On occasion I thinks she talks...
Forum: Off Topic Discussions 10-17-2008, 03:37 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,365
Posted By BigDog
Doctors have put Jeff in a drug induced coma. His...

Doctors have put Jeff in a drug induced coma. His blood pressure is very low which has caused his kidneys to shut down. He is on a respirator as well as dialysis. The doctors are focusing on blood...
Forum: Off Topic Discussions 10-17-2008, 03:28 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,365
Posted By BigDog
In RE: the layoffs, I know all 16 active officers...

In RE: the layoffs, I know all 16 active officers were able to transfer to the city. I believe a couple of those actually retired, simply because they were able to. Some were able to stay with the...
Forum: Off Topic Discussions 10-17-2008, 03:11 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,365
Posted By BigDog
Thanks all. It's somewhat of an emotional roller...

Thanks all. It's somewhat of an emotional roller coaster for me in a couple ways. First, it's my first friend that is experiencing such a grim situation, especially at the same age as me! Also, from...
Forum: Off Topic Discussions 10-17-2008, 02:28 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,365
Posted By BigDog
A critically ill friend, and one of Minneapolis' Finest

Officer Jeff Kirby works for the Minneapolis Park Police. Some of you know that I once worked for them in a non-sworn capacity. Kirb was very instrumental in my applying and being hired, of which...
Forum: Eggs, Cheese & Dairy 10-13-2008, 10:59 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,524
Posted By BigDog
In my experience, I concur with the TV chefs....

In my experience, I concur with the TV chefs. Each has its time and place. I tend to used unsalted more because I want control of how much salt is used. DW is not a big fan of a lot of salt, and I...
Forum: Off Topic Discussions 10-08-2008, 10:22 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,251
Posted By BigDog
That's a great story, and if it were told by a...

That's a great story, and if it were told by a good story teller, would surely be even funnier!
Forum: Off Topic Discussions 10-07-2008, 03:11 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,541
Posted By BigDog
Any shortage of officers is due to budgetary...

Any shortage of officers is due to budgetary constraints, not due to lack of candidates. Aside from budgetary constraints, MN is sitting quite pretty when it comes to officer head count.

Now,...
Forum: Off Topic Discussions 10-07-2008, 08:20 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,541
Posted By BigDog
There's no age cut off, per se, here in MN. That...

There's no age cut off, per se, here in MN. That said, realize you're competing against 22 year old folks for the same position. If you can elevate yourself to the top, then you get the job.

I'll...
Forum: Off Topic Discussions 10-06-2008, 12:23 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,541
Posted By BigDog
Not at all, but depending on where you live,...

Not at all, but depending on where you live, trying to get hired is impossible. I've been trying for 4+ years to no avail, but I'm in the Twin Cities Metro area. That said, even in rural areas,...
Forum: Off Topic Discussions 10-06-2008, 12:08 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,785
Posted By BigDog
Congratulations! My wife and I just recently...

Congratulations! My wife and I just recently bought our place, so I know the excitement you're feeling. Have fun with it!
Forum: New Member Introductions! 09-28-2008, 12:38 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,281
Posted By BigDog
Happy birthday, bud!

Happy birthday, bud!
Forum: Off Topic Discussions 09-26-2008, 08:48 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,480
Posted By BigDog
I'm with Suz - I'm broke so there's nothing to...

I'm with Suz - I'm broke so there's nothing to take!
Forum: General Cooking 09-26-2008, 08:43 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,138
Posted By BigDog
That is how the Colonel did it. For mass...

That is how the Colonel did it. For mass production he split the blend up and had different companies make partial blends, then combine them at the store. The Food Network show Unwrapped (or was it...
Forum: Off Topic Discussions 09-21-2008, 09:16 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,644
Posted By BigDog
Agreed. If the meal is half as good as it sounds...

Agreed. If the meal is half as good as it sounds here, it's gonna be quite a spread!

It's cool how you are "archiving" the events here with pix, and how friendly everyone is. Of all the things to...
Forum: New Member Introductions! 09-21-2008, 09:07 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,722
Posted By BigDog
Happy Birthday! Hop you have a great day!

Happy Birthday! Hop you have a great day!
Forum: Cook's Tools 09-20-2008, 06:37 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 7,133
Posted By BigDog
That's when you break out the Binford 9001...

That's when you break out the Binford 9001 Flame-O-Matic . . . . . ROTFL!

Arg, arg, arg!
Forum: Off Topic Discussions 09-20-2008, 06:36 PM
Replies: 687
Views: 55,957
Posted By BigDog
Wow. I just finished reading all 16 pages, and...

Wow. I just finished reading all 16 pages, and had to wipe my eyes a number of times along the way.

I'm so sorry to hear of your loss. I'm also amazed at the commitment of the group of people here...
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