A little smoking kit from the folks at Poor Porker. We smoked a little kolsch and a New Belgium Fat tire for the next episode of #strangebrews podcast. (at WBEZ)
"We have absolutely no intention of - or interest in - crossing Ukraine’s borders," - Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov
This is the new and improved #GFY - I call this: How to catch king crab in Alaska without a boat.
Hand-stuffed bleu cheese olives are a great salve for a long week and too many meetings. The vodka doesn’t hurt either. #tgif (at Bon a Pit)
I may try this next summer. What better to recover from a year of digital journalism than a summer of camping and cooking with Hemingway.
Also, it makes me think that the following summer, I’ll try to recreate the recipes in all of Jim Harrison’s novels.
Here’s to summer projects.
Papa’s Favorite Wild West Hamburger, a recipe by a man we still miss
Don’t know if I have the patience to try to re-create these spices, but I really want to make a similar burger.
Norman Mailer was many things: a man of letters, a fighter both figuratively and literally, a Pulitzer-prize winning author, and — in this excerpt — a political pundit, arguing why Ernest Hemingway should become president in the 1956 presidential elections.
After reading this, I”m inclined to agree with Mailer. Hemingway might have made a great candidate. A terrible president but a great candidate.