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by FirstMateNate
Mon Sep 14, 2009 6:11 pm
Forum: All Things FSM
Topic: Origin of "Arrrr"
Replies: 6
Views: 3210

Origin of "Arrrr"

I just discovered today why pirates say "arrrr!" I was sailing down the lagoon in my little Catboat and overtaking some friends in an Alden Sloop. As I came alongside I stuck my knife between my teeth and intended to say "Prepare to be boarded!" What came out: "Arr...mpfh......
by FirstMateNate
Mon Sep 14, 2009 1:32 pm
Forum: All Things FSM
Topic: Hilarious blog
Replies: 1
Views: 1996

Hilarious blog

http://shelleytherepublican.com/

Could this possibly be real? Nawww... could it?

FMN
by FirstMateNate
Tue Sep 08, 2009 6:04 pm
Forum: Food
Topic: Marinara?
Replies: 3
Views: 8029

Re: Marinara?

I had a hunch it was so! :grin:
I love those little moments of "Aha!" when one discovers a meaningful connection between two seemingly unrelated words.

Noodles be with you,

First Mate Nate, now happily moored in a snug corner of the Lagoon
by FirstMateNate
Sun Sep 06, 2009 5:03 pm
Forum: Food
Topic: Marinara?
Replies: 3
Views: 8029

Marinara?

I was standing in the galley of my boat cooking up some pasta the other day when I had an interesting thought: could the word 'Marinara' be somehow related to the word 'Mariner'?

First Mate Nate, tossing around in a lumpy Nor'easter
by FirstMateNate
Sat Oct 04, 2008 6:32 pm
Forum: All Things FSM
Topic: discriminated :*(
Replies: 63
Views: 17240

Re: discriminated :*(

anyway, myself and the others protested by sitting outside and not going to classes, wearing eye patches, and posting up pirate fish symbols everywhere. the end result of the argument, just to end our protesting, they suspended the art teacher for a week without pay. but we are still thought of as ...
by FirstMateNate
Fri Sep 12, 2008 12:52 pm
Forum: Scripture and Lore
Topic: we must have a latin phrase, here are some.
Replies: 65
Views: 70934

Re: we must have a latin phrase, here are some.

Tuus matar hamsterius est, et tuus pater buca sabucorum fundor! - Your Mother is a hamster and your farther smells of Elderberries
Ego alvus vaporos versus tuo expellere - I fart in your general direction
Id et vulnus caris solus - Its only a flesh wound
by FirstMateNate
Wed Sep 03, 2008 5:01 pm
Forum: Food
Topic: Uncooked ramen
Replies: 19
Views: 13320

Re: Uncooked ramen

Jibbooms and bobstays, that makes fer a mighty fine li'l snack!
Yarr!
by FirstMateNate
Tue Aug 19, 2008 7:18 pm
Forum: Food
Topic: What are you EATING right now?
Replies: 1849
Views: 488497

Re: What are you EATING right now?

A nice fizzy bottle of Kvass. (Burp!)
by FirstMateNate
Mon Aug 18, 2008 6:02 pm
Forum: Food
Topic: How do you make your sauce?
Replies: 13
Views: 15149

Re: How do you make your sauce?

Among other things, I like to put cinnamon, ginger and raisins in mine.
I hadn't thought of Jim Beam. I'll have to try that next.
by FirstMateNate
Tue Aug 12, 2008 9:53 pm
Forum: All Things FSM
Topic: JESUS CAMP - the most disturbing thing I have ever seen
Replies: 86
Views: 30995

Re: JESUS CAMP - the most disturbing thing I have ever seen

Cardinal Fang wrote:Maybe we should have an FSM camp. I can think of nothing more fun than a week of running around dressed as a pirate, eating loads of pasta and drinking grog.

A very yarr idea indeed!
I'll run the boatbuilding workshop!

-N
by FirstMateNate
Tue Aug 12, 2008 6:01 pm
Forum: Food
Topic: Hot Sauce and Chili Pepper Heads thread
Replies: 69
Views: 74419

Re: Hot Sauce and Chili Pepper Heads thread

My all-time favorite:
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Uncle Billy's Voodoo Jerk Slather
by FirstMateNate
Tue Aug 12, 2008 5:25 pm
Forum: Food
Topic: What foods should never go together
Replies: 45
Views: 52719

Re: What foods should never go together

How about a coffee-garlic-banana smoothie?
by FirstMateNate
Tue Aug 12, 2008 5:22 pm
Forum: Food
Topic: What foods should never go together
Replies: 45
Views: 52719

Re: What foods should never go together

Pizza + Mead = Uncomfortable night.

I have also found the hard way that you shouldn't eat stuffed grape leaves just before setting out on a voyage. You get to enjoy them twice.
by FirstMateNate
Thu Aug 07, 2008 5:23 pm
Forum: Food
Topic: The best drink to go with pasta-based foods?
Replies: 26
Views: 28074

Re: The best drink to go with pasta-based foods?

Grog, of course!What else be ther t' drink?

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