"I didn't know I wasn't sure." -- Alan explains why he was so sure of a trivia answer (October 2020). Thank you! It wasn't dreadful at all, almost embarrassingly pleasant. -- I had wished Piers a "not dreadful" birthday (October 2020). Now you guys are orphans, which in the natural order of life, we all become some day. -- Poetic words of comfort from Steve Jeandheur (October 2020). I'm counting on the cold to fuel my hungry. -- Kenji readies himself for both an outdoor Thanksgiving meal and defending his "Most Hungry Friend" status (November 2020). [After discussing the Culinary Institute of America (CIA)'s cookbook] >> Now I'm wondering what the title of the other CIA's cookbook would be: >> How to kill people with Delicious Food >> How to improperly prepare Pufferfish sushi >> Kill them with Cooking: 101 stone fruit recipes with high cyanide content > > Recipes to Die For. That's so much better than my "Dressed to Ill: Fowl cooking for your Enemies" idea -- Ralley and Frank engage in a game of lethal puns (December 2020). "it's something that's hard to figure out but..." "Given the prompt..." "...given the prompt, it makes it easier to figure out." -- Judson explains the benefit of booze reviews to Megan as she demonstrates the concept to him (January 2021). I am very fond of this idea (and Frank's others -- with the exception of supervised naptime). -- Matthew G hates freedom...and naptime (February 2021). "It mostly wasn't terrible." -- a ringing endorsement from Chris H. (February 2021). "[The next meeting] is St. Patrick's day so I will have a beer with me. I don't make the rules." -- Mark S, just following the 'when in Ireland...' rules (March 2021). "It's the pinnacle of mediocrity." -- Matt approves of a very generic logo (April 2021). "Oh I'm not competing with anyone's grandma." -- Megans's lamington (cake) is good but not quite at the level of Bez's Grandmother's lamington (Bezmas, April 2021). "I thrive on your criticism." -- apparently Katie provides for Alan's needs (April 2021). "Squirrels have devil-opposite-side-of-tree magic." -- Bez explain's Yuri's distrust of squirrels (April 2021). "They have different strengths; [but] the same weakness: loud!" -- Emily's assessment of the Top 4 in the 'loud group' (April 2021). "I am a killjoy, I know. A killjoy that gets us first place." -- Emily dislikes joke trivia answers that lose points (April 2021). "If I did have a fever for more cow bell I would have gone to a Walken clinic." -- Bez's immediate response to the question of whether the 2nd COVID-19 vaccination gave him certain symptoms (April 2021). Appointment today where the dog came in extremely agitated. Could he have gotten into anything? Dunno Okay well we can do a lot of lab work and it'll be about $400 He got into my weed. Ok. And maybe meth .... -- Just another day at the office for Dr. B. (May 2021). "In other words, 'crab happens.'" -- Bez explains the process of carcinization (June 2021). Our administration is largely incompetent, and I say largely only to be polite. -- Loren, ever the diplomat about his employers (June 2021). "People in the group picked up saying 'to be fair' from me." "To be fair, you do say it a lot." "That's true." -- Ray traces phrases and mannerisms in the group, Frank provides some justification (June 2021). "Banning yoga? It's a bit of a stretch." -- Bez reacts to a trivia question (June 2021).
The list of previous selected "quotes of now" for 2021.