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What made you smile today? Part III

Old Apr 4th 2019, 4:38 pm
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I think the Germans started putting cheese in tubes as early as WW1, but the only pics I can find are from WW2. Trench raids by either side carried off captured rations as well as prisoners and intelligence, and I recall reading about how the allies loved finding German cheese in tubes and fresh and dried sausages. The Germans liked the rations they captured just as much.

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Old Apr 4th 2019, 4:46 pm
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Originally Posted by lizzyq View Post
Makes perfect sense to me. As with most real world fluids it shear thins (notable exception being cornstarch which shear thickens) so the act of forcing it through a small orifice makes it temporarily runnier, once it is stationary it thickens up again.
I will freely admit that fluid dynamics was not my favorite topic to cover in physics. My head was always in space

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... cheese in tubes ...
There is only one

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There is only one

Truth. The Chives one isn't bad either.
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Originally Posted by Nutek View Post
Truth. The Chives one isn't bad either.
This is true, I just chose the cheese and ham because that was always my favorite one.
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Originally Posted by SultanOfSwing View Post
This is true, I just chose the cheese and ham because that was always my favorite one.
Of course. It has pig in it. Liquid pig. One of the best kinds of pig to have.
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Old Apr 4th 2019, 6:14 pm
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Originally Posted by Nutek View Post
Of course. It has pig in it. Liquid pig. One of the best kinds of pig to have.
You make it sound so appetizing.
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Old Apr 4th 2019, 6:16 pm
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https://www.bbc.com/news/av/uk-engla...tball-hooligan

Yes, I know it's sloppy and sentimental - and I know next to nothing about football but Southgate seems like a really decent person.
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Originally Posted by SultanOfSwing View Post
You make it sound so appetizing.
Meat tube
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Meat tube
I'm not asking for a battered meat tube next time I go to the chippy though, that's for damn sure.
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Originally Posted by SultanOfSwing View Post
I'm not asking for a battered meat tube next time I go to the chippy though, that's for damn sure.
Ooh Matron.
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Originally Posted by SultanOfSwing View Post
I'm not asking for a battered meat tube next time I go to the chippy though, that's for damn sure.
Some people like having their meat tube battered. So I've heard anyway...
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As there seems to be some doubt over the pond as to what cheese is -


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As there seems to be some doubt over the pond as to what cheese is -

That's a big plus.
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Well, consider me educated... I never knew walnuts were a cheese.
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Default Re: What made you smile today? Part III

Originally Posted by Nutek View Post
Ooh Matron.
Had to be done.

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Some people like having their meat tube battered. So I've heard anyway...
Well, there's a time and a place.
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