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Where I live food is grown. Lots of different foods are grown. Each little town around here is the capital of some food. Gridley, CA is the Kiwi capital of the world. Corning, CA is the Olive ...
by paradise50
Comment Count 130 comments on Mon Apr 13, 2015 at 05:02 PM PDT with 38 Recommends
Arkansians were this close to having to drink foreign wine This is an update from some news of legislation ...
by Walter Einenkel
Comment Count 27 comments on Mon Mar 30, 2015 at 02:32 PM PDT with 39 Recommends
The Arkansas House voted a bill up to their Senate today. The House voted 57-19 to advance to the Senate a bill that outlaws wine imports from any state that imposes a "substantial burden" ...
by Walter Einenkel
Comment Count 175 comments on Fri Mar 27, 2015 at 02:07 PM PDT with 112 Recommends
I get the feeling that a Republican legislator could never have written "The Wizard of Oz" because they have no concept of brains, compassion, or courage.
by thefarleftside
Comment Count 3 comments on Mon Feb 23, 2015 at 02:59 AM PST with 12 Recommends
Wine Vineyard near the Snake River by Michael Strickland The Idaho winemaking tale is ripe and ready for ...
by The Book Bear
Comment Count 4 comments on Mon Dec 29, 2014 at 02:42 PM PST with 4 Recommends
Firstly I just want to get this off my chest. It bugs me so I'm starting right off with it. And I'll be the first to admit that I may very well be reading restaurant language wrong. I don't know.
by nellgwen
Comment Count 42 comments on Fri Oct 24, 2014 at 06:57 PM PDT with 7 Recommends
The Daily Bucket is a regular feature of the Backyard Science group. It is a place to note any observations you have made of the world around you. Insects, weather, meteorites, climate, birds ...
by enhydra lutris
Comment Count 103 comments on Wed Aug 20, 2014 at 06:30 AM PDT with 29 Recommends
I had some very nice wine with dinner last night. Nothing fancy, but more enjoyable than a lot of snootier bottles. It was not expensive wine -- I got it at Wegman's, and it comes with change for ...
by K S LaVida
Comment Count 21 comments on Sat May 31, 2014 at 10:22 AM PDT with 42 Recommends
This is an Open Thread / Coffee Hour and all topics of conversation are welcome. Today's suggested topic is "Art Walks" specifically the Light Up Vallejo - Wine, Music & Art Gala. I hope you will ...
by linkage
Comment Count 7 comments on Mon May 05, 2014 at 01:04 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
One of 3CM's many bad habits is the occasional bit of hoarding, for no particular reason at all that makes any sense. One such example has been a result inheriting several mostly poured bottles of ...
by chingchongchinaman
Comment Count 40 comments on Sat Apr 12, 2014 at 06:26 PM PDT with 8 Recommends
Carpentras Carpentras dates at least to Roman times. Medieval tower.
by Laurence Lewis
Comment Count 30 comments on Mon Mar 10, 2014 at 10:01 AM PDT with 47 Recommends
I know that there is a lot of serious shit going on right now: Kiev; Caracas; freaky weather; just to name a few. So, this diary is meant to be a break - a break from the crappy to enjoy a moment ...
by TigerMom
Comment Count 18 comments on Tue Feb 18, 2014 at 05:00 PM PST with 7 Recommends
Once upon a time, actually July 2008, in a faraway land, actually Yosemite Park, a young blonde woman, the eponymous Goldilocks, was enjoying a camping vacation in the great woods with her ...
by corwinabell
Comment Count 3 comments on Thu Feb 13, 2014 at 11:13 PM PST with 3 Recommends
The Mrs. and I are going camping soon. I'll be silent for a while. But I will be back. I'm bringing a notebook and a pencil and some bug repellent. Also a coffee cup and Lucky Angus MacPup. We ...
by ruleoflaw
Comment Count 11 comments on Sun Jul 21, 2013 at 03:26 PM PDT with 16 Recommends
Fox News reports, "Another government watchdog report has flagged inappropriate behavior at the IRS, this time claiming government credit cards were used to make questionable purchases on items ...
by Bud Meyers
Comment Count 1 comments on Wed Jun 26, 2013 at 03:36 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
By Walter Brasch Fracking—the process the oil and gas industry uses to extract fossil fuel as much as two miles below the ground—may directly impact the nation’s water supply, reduce ...
by brasch
Comment Count 5 comments on Sat Jun 08, 2013 at 04:24 AM PDT with 6 Recommends
*Interrogatories* Have you ever worked in an unsafe workplace? Were you able to do anything about it? It's National Lost Sock Memorial Day. This is what you get for taking off your socks yesterday ...
by Floja Roja
Comment Count 27 comments on Thu May 09, 2013 at 07:00 AM PDT with 34 Recommends
Some of the largest cataclysmic geologic events on earth occurred in what is now the Pacific North West. About 11 million years of volcanic flow activity, ending about 6 million years ago, ...
by RonK
Comment Count 37 comments on Sun May 05, 2013 at 01:27 PM PDT with 58 Recommends
Welcome to another edition of What's for Dinner, my first diary contributed to the series. Tonight, let's discuss the different ways to use wine in recipes, other than marinating the chef. Wine can ...
by lonemorriscodem
Comment Count 85 comments on Sat Mar 23, 2013 at 04:30 PM PDT with 35 Recommends
( brillig 's note: I've turned over the diary portion of my traditional Tuesday evening slot to Guest Host *cohenzee*. Enjoy and I'll be back for the Tops!) With the “holidays” just one week ...
by cohenzee
Comment Count 95 comments on Tue Dec 18, 2012 at 07:00 PM PST with 32 Recommends