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tagoma
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### new yorkers are really pathetic and deluded

that reminds me the time i was studying in Dundee. i used to buy cans of spaghettis with tomatoe sauce at Tesco's.this was awful stuff to eat, but really cheap (10 pence).ah .... those good old times
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QuoteOriginally posted by: ppauperQuoteOriginally posted by: CrashedMint(snip)Commode on Legs: $35,115>> The term "commode" is also a rurally used colloquial synonym used for a toilet in the United States. http://www.datasimfinancial.com http://www.datasim.nl Every Time We Teach a Child Something, We Keep Him from Inventing It Himself Jean Piaget EscapeArtist999 Posts: 1620 Joined: May 20th, 2009, 2:49 pm ### new yorkers are really pathetic and deluded QuoteOriginally posted by: edouardthat reminds me the time i was studying in Dundee. i used to buy cans of spaghettis with tomatoe sauce at Tesco's.this was awful stuff to eat, but really cheap (10 pence).ah .... those good old times That must have been a while ago... exneratunrisk Posts: 3559 Joined: April 20th, 2004, 12:25 pm ### new yorkers are really pathetic and deluded QuoteOriginally posted by: ppauperQuoteOriginally posted by: CrashedMint(snip)Commode on Legs:$35,115>> The term "commode" is also a rurally used colloquial synonym used for a toilet in the United States.That costs less than Harrod's posh noodles (input costs more than output devices) .... but on legs?

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### new yorkers are really pathetic and deluded

QuoteOriginally posted by: edouardthat reminds me the time i was studying in Dundee. i used to buy cans of spaghettis with tomatoe sauce at Tesco's.this was awful stuff to eat, but really cheap (10 pence).ah .... those good old times not quite as good as chef boyardee, but

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### new yorkers are really pathetic and deluded

Fuel rationing
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### new yorkers are really pathetic and deluded

If you think New Yorkers are pathetic and deluded, how about the folks in DC? And LA - City of the Fallen Angels?I love Santa Monica though, so leave them out of it!
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ppauper
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### new yorkers are really pathetic and deluded

priced out of the market

tagoma
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### new yorkers are really pathetic and deluded

QuoteOriginally posted by: CuchulainnFuel rationing I'm guessing these are those people who eat birds.

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QuoteNEW YORK?The deadline for submissions for the city's micro-apartment program has ended, with 33 proposals received.Announced in July, the competition is a pilot that could set the stage for reducing the minimum number of square feet for an apartment in New York City. Micro-apartments are expected to be between 275 and 300 square feet, but could be even smaller if design teams can fit a bathroom and a window in the space.Current regulations stipulate that apartments be no smaller than 450 square feet, though anecdotal evidence and city officials suggest that smaller units already exist.

tagoma
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### new yorkers are really pathetic and deluded

PizzagateDo New-Yorkers really eat pizzas with the hands?(even) In my humble circle we use a fork/knife.

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QuoteOriginally posted by: edouardPizzagateDo New-Yorkers really eat pizzas with the hands?(even) In my humble circle we use a fork/knife.mon jan 13 2014 in the America Home of Bugs Bunny threadQuoteOriginally posted by: daveangelHow do you eat your pizza ?like I said thereQuoteOriginally posted by: ppauperQuoteOriginally posted by: daveangelHow do you eat your pizza ?it's like that episode of seinfeld where people ate candy bars with a knife and forkPizza: for little caesar's/dominos/etc normally we just eat it out of the box with our hands, but once in a while I go to a gourmet pizza place where you get a (small, overpriced) individual pizza with a very thin crust, normally with weird toppings (at least one such place I have been to offers a snail pizza, although I would never eat such a thing) and there you are supposed to use a knife and fork

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A proper NYC pizza is meant to eaten by hand, whether home made (I am experimenting with a pizza steel in place of the pizza stone, which is not as sturdy as one might think) or from/in a restaurant. The problem arises around the middle if the topping is too moist. It may then cause the crust to get soggy and lose structural integrity, inviting the use of tools. This could be viewed as a definitional problem, in that a pizza with a soggy center is not a "proper NYC pizza", but if it is encountered in a proper NYC pizzeria, then this sounds nit-picky. Which is not to say that I stand up for our current mayor, who has big shoes to fill and so far not much to show for himself.

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QuoteOriginally posted by: edouardPizzagateDo New-Yorkers really eat pizzas with the hands?(even) In my humble circle we use a fork/knife.New York Pizza is always thin-crust and is meant to be eaten with the hands.If you prefer the thick-crust pizza or the stuffed-crust pizza, you should move to Chicago.

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QuoteOriginally posted by: edouardPizzagateDo New-Yorkers really eat pizzas with the hands?(even) In my humble circle we use a fork/knife.When I lived in Oman I never ate with knife and fork .. the steel destroys the taste.Use right for eating, not left hand. In NYC you eat pizza and drink Schlitz in the bar while watching the ball game
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