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Smilodon Times Three

Everybody has heard of Smilodon, even if they can’t name any of the other sabertoothed cats that have terrorized the planet over the last 12 milliion years or so. 335 more words

Sabertoothed Cats


Ambience: a French bistro style eatery with an open kitchen and pastry counter

Ordering procedure: counter service (you get a table number and seat yourself) 127 more words

Counter Service

Hamburger; Brussels sprouts - 9 June 2017

I for some reason wanted a hamburger. Just like the occasional hamburger, I guess. So I decided to leave one of the packets of hamburger from Costco on the 8th in the fridge and we cooked it up tonight. 290 more words


Ramblings: Survival Tactics

By Hal Collier, Retired LAPD

Any cop worth his salt will tell you that deploying good police tactics will save you a lot of aggravation and probably save your life. 738 more words

Ramblings By Hal

Republique - Dinner Edition

I love cozy dinners.  Those family style dinners where you have multiple things to chose from that invoke conversations about what you’re eating.  You’re huddled so close to each other that it’s difficult to move plates around because there’s no space.  336 more words


#asiangoddessofbrunch tries "République"

Drove out to Los Angeles today to eat brunch with my main lady, Adriana. For those of you who don’t know, Adriana has been one of my closest friends since freshman year of college. 562 more words

Los Angeles