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by grovester
Fri Nov 28, 2008 5:29 pm
Forum: Kansas City Sports
Topic: CBE Classic
Replies: 134
Views: 7252

Re: CBE Classic

KCPowercat wrote:ding ding ding, winner....seriously, that's the biggest benefit of the sprint center over kemper.


No kidding!  We hung at the bowling alley after the big 12 last year, then hopped in the car and went home.
by grovester
Fri Nov 28, 2008 5:26 pm
Forum: General Kansas City
Topic: 43% of people in KC not born in KS/MO?
Replies: 44
Views: 4015

Re: 43% of people in KC not born in KS/MO?

Pebble beach!? Must have been an officer.... Ha!  Yeah, he was, but this was '69 or so, 2 bedroom ranch on Bird Rock Road, nowhere near (relatively speaking) the water.  Said one of his biggest regrets was not buying the place for 40K(!!!).  Couldn't afford it.  I think he was a...
by grovester
Fri Nov 28, 2008 1:36 pm
Forum: General Kansas City
Topic: 43% of people in KC not born in KS/MO?
Replies: 44
Views: 4015

Re: 43% of people in KC not born in KS/MO?

Brunswick, GA
San Diego, CA
Alexandria, VA
San Miguel, Phillipines
Pebble Beach, CA
Annandale, VA
Fairfax, VA
Bangkok, Thailand
Karamursel, Turkey
Aiea, HI
Misawa, Japan
New Orleans, LA
East Bay, CA
Merriam, KS

Military brat if you didn't guess
by grovester
Wed Nov 19, 2008 7:57 pm
Forum: Kansas City Scene
Topic: New club "Czar Bar" in Late Night Theater space
Replies: 85
Views: 7189

Re: New club "Czar Bar" in Late Night Theater space

Yeah, I remember actually checking the online menu, didn't see anything about lunch
by grovester
Mon Nov 17, 2008 3:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: recommendations - someone to paint an old house, replace rotted boards/trim, etc
Replies: 19
Views: 1207

Re: recommendations - someone to paint an old house, replace rotted boards/trim, etc

ComandanteCero wrote:i got a paintball gun and an axe.   Tell me when and where and i'll do it for $20.


Don't think he was looking for new construction quality.
by grovester
Fri Nov 14, 2008 8:04 pm
Forum: Power & Light District
Topic: OFFICIAL: Power & Light District
Replies: 6473
Views: 477312

Re: OFFICIAL: Power & Light District

Beermo wrote:tosspot is in a meeting.

so it's hydraulic not hydrolic.


Wild Stallions, Wylde Stallions, what's the difference?
by grovester
Fri Nov 14, 2008 4:05 pm
Forum: Power & Light District
Topic: OFFICIAL: Power & Light District
Replies: 6473
Views: 477312

Re: OFFICIAL: Power & Light District

LenexatoKCMO wrote:I wonder what they did with the wrecked ones?  Perhaps the Rag's own Elextendo could create some sort of interesting public art work out of the mess.  Seems like a pile of giant, hydrolic, metal phallii could be turned into something. 


Hydrolic Metal Phallii

my new band name!
by grovester
Tue Nov 11, 2008 9:55 pm
Forum: Kansas City Scene
Topic: Gordon Biersch
Replies: 87
Views: 7505

Re: Gordon Biersch

Tosspot wrote:I usually just get one thing over and over again at restaurants.


I heard.  Can't wait to try the fettucini with sun dried tomatos, I hear they're chewy.
by grovester
Tue Nov 11, 2008 9:31 pm
Forum: Kansas City Scene
Topic: Gordon Biersch
Replies: 87
Views: 7505

Re: Gordon Biersch

We ate here election night, it was OK, the beer was the best part, Octoberfest in November.  Wife had chicken parmesiagn(sp?) and loved it, I had the fettucin which was good, but the sun dried tomatos were a bit chewy, maybe they're always like that, I'm not a big sun dried tomato person. ...
by grovester
Sat Nov 08, 2008 10:29 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Election 2008
Replies: 5193
Views: 146940

Re: Election 2008

She'll be back. AS much as it might kill feminists and lefties that a women does not represent the Pelosi/Hilary brand of woman. I agree, she has the skills that can't be taught, she can get Stevens' seat either now or in 2 years, get some time to learn the issues and build a resume.  Actually...
by grovester
Sat Nov 08, 2008 10:24 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Election 2008: RESULTS
Replies: 265
Views: 11032

Re: Election 2008: RESULTS

Can you elaborate on why Obama's selection for Chief of staff is good? I watched Karl Roves assessment of him on a video snippet of fox news. "The Chief of staff is an honest broker" he says and he thought it was Ironic that a Partisan would be selected for this appointment.  Notwithstanding t...
by grovester
Wed Nov 05, 2008 10:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Election 2008: RESULTS
Replies: 265
Views: 11032

Re: Election 2008: RESULTS

As pointed out earlier today, the gay marriage ban in liberal CA narrowly passed 52-48.    Whites actually voted it down, but blacks went 70-30 for it. So: you libs like to talk 'schisms' in the GOP base.   I ask you this:  how much longer can gays tolerate black bigotry fr...
by grovester
Wed Nov 05, 2008 9:36 pm
Forum: Kansas City Scene
Topic: Obama Election Watch Party, 11/4 @ Flying Saucer
Replies: 53
Views: 4019

Re: Obama Election Watch Party, 11/4 @ Flying Saucer

yeah, we got by too late as well, way packed, but did love the big whoop when they called Ohio, reverberated across the whole block!  Wish we had  gone in the Midland, thought it was some sort of private party, they had folks checking the entrance, not sure if it was IDs or frisking?, anyw...
by grovester
Wed Nov 05, 2008 5:47 pm
Forum: Out of Town Talk
Topic: san francisco advice.
Replies: 85
Views: 6739

Re: san francisco advice.

Try the Tiki Room at the Fairmont!
by grovester
Mon Nov 03, 2008 8:14 pm
Forum: Kansas Suburbs
Topic: Lenexa CityCenter
Replies: 180
Views: 22414

Re: Lenexa CityCenter

mgsports wrote:Okay in one Circiut City empty Spaces or Linen N Thing space in Lenexa or in the Mall.


wtf?
by grovester
Sun Nov 02, 2008 9:26 pm
Forum: Kansas Suburbs
Topic: Lenexa CityCenter
Replies: 180
Views: 22414

Re: Lenexa CityCenter

phxcat wrote:European Vacation?  (as in the movie, I know you live there!)


Big Ben!
by grovester
Wed Oct 29, 2008 11:31 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Are you voting specifically for your candidate or against the other?
Replies: 188
Views: 7134

Re: Are you voting specifically for your candidate or against the other?

mean wrote:MD's assumption of a rapper, even after I said "punk rock lyrics" speaks volumes, no?  :lol:


busted
by grovester
Mon Oct 27, 2008 7:13 pm
Forum: Kansas Suburbs
Topic: Election 2008 - Election of Judges (Johnson County)
Replies: 17
Views: 1566

Re: Election 2008 - Election of Judges (Johnson County)

Yeah, I'm not comfortable with Kelsey Smith's parents telling me how to vote on this.  Not sure how the system could have worked any better for them, unless they're bummed they didn't get the death penalty.  Not sure it has anything to do with judges
by grovester
Sat Oct 25, 2008 9:21 pm
Forum: City Trip Reports
Topic: London in the Fall
Replies: 12
Views: 1772

Re: London in the Fall

Wow, pushing 20 years since I've been, the folks lived there for a bit, Cottage Station? tube stop.  Covent Garden was very nice, also Hyde Park and the British Museum.  I remember there being a London Museum as well.  BOG MAN!  The theater was a high point, saw "Me and My Girl" ...
by grovester
Sat Oct 25, 2008 2:06 pm
Forum: Kansas Suburbs
Topic: Merriam Village: senior living and big box?
Replies: 81
Views: 8892

Re: Merriam Village: senior living and big box?

On hold for sure, not cancelled yet