<Snip> Wow! Sounds just like a certain Republican in Washington. <Snip> Of course, for the far right, the excuse to cut services is half the point. Now why don't we go back to coffee? Maybe we could even stay there. One of the great pleasures of this list is that it serves as a refuge from the political BS that so often diverts other Net groups into the sewer. With apologies for being a trifle testy, Owen Davies homeroast mailing listhttp://lists.sweetmarias.com/mailman/listinfo/homeroast
Ownen, Pour a cup of coffee, settle back as you sip and consider the conditions where the beans were grown. We may wander from the topic now and then, OK a lot, but its part of the attitude of the coffee community - and I wouldn't change that for anything. a good Kona makes the trivia easier to get past. Or possibly a great shot of Mama Cata - yeah - that would put me in a mellow mood. Give it a try.
Among other comments, John Abbott wrote: <Snip> Can't argue with that! Gotta save up for a Sylvia real soon. In the meantime, if Tom and Maria don't get an order of Rostos in by New Year's, I'll settle for a Hearthware Gourmet. It's time to start roasting. Thanks for being a calming influence. I clearly needed it. Owen homeroast mailing listhttp://lists.sweetmarias.com/mailman/listinfo/homeroast