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Okay, taking this too seriously.

I spent about an hour, altogether, fretting about the furry con cooking situation. When it comes to food, I'm an overachiever.

No, really!

So I had a very complicated dream that had like three hours of subjective dream-time about trying, and failing, repeatedly, to make a chicken pot pie in a crock pot.

(sighs)

I'm going to have to accept that I'll be emptying cheezoid into one crock pot, and reheating tragic little hot-dogs, bobbing obscenely in their hot water bath in crock pot number two. This depresses me. It'll be cheaper, though.

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baktre
Mar. 16th, 2004 07:56 am (UTC)
I'm captivated by the phrase 'bobbing obscenely'. That works for me. :)

Sorry about the croc situation. :/
spottylogic
Mar. 16th, 2004 08:14 am (UTC)
I've found that pale pink hot dogs floating like dead salmon provide their own imagery, and don't really need to be dolled up with words. Just mustard and relish.
twistdbutterfly
Mar. 16th, 2004 08:46 am (UTC)
Wow. Having images like that stuck in my mind really makes me wonder why I ever became a vegetarian :)
guardian_lm
Mar. 16th, 2004 09:04 am (UTC)
So, errr... what's the difference between an alligator and a crock pot?
spottylogic
Mar. 16th, 2004 09:33 am (UTC)
Geographical distribution.
vioxel
Mar. 16th, 2004 10:18 am (UTC)
Ahh, the sickly sweet taste and slightly burnt smell of culinary mediocrity. Think of it this way... It's a con. Since odor defines the larger portion of taste, the predominant flavor of any food will be con-attendee.

I'm just poking fun, really. I cook too, so I feel some of your frustration. *hugs*
spottylogic
Mar. 16th, 2004 10:29 am (UTC)
Oh, blurk. You paint a prettier picture than I do.
flippantmoniker
Mar. 16th, 2004 01:26 pm (UTC)
cheap = Yay

Throwing pearls before swine = BOOOOOO
spottylogic
Mar. 16th, 2004 01:52 pm (UTC)
Well, more like pork before dorks

That was rude, but I thought it would sound funny. I wouldn't actually say that about the furs, and these are dubious hot dogs at best--as Terry Pratchett said, "Well, they're definately pig. Maybe pork."

spottylogic
Mar. 16th, 2004 02:00 pm (UTC)
Anyway, I'm not feeding people for *them,* this is strictly an Alpha Cook thing :)
guardian_lm
Mar. 16th, 2004 02:15 pm (UTC)
"I am Iron Chef, hear me roar" ???

Hmmmmm... Today's Battle: Chicken
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