[Homeroast] West Bend Poppery 2

Ryan M. Ward silvercro_magnon at hotmail.com
Sun Jan 17 22:49:45 CST 2010


You really should write a book someday, if you have not already. I'd read it.

-- 
Ryan M. Ward

*Note: This email was sent from a computer running Ubuntu Linux 9.10 (Karmic Koala)
http://www.ubuntu.com

**Note: This signature was placed here by me and is not automatically-generated-annoying-end-of-email-spam placed here by anyone other than myself. I am a Linux nut and am doing my part to support open source software and the Linux and Ubuntu communities by getting the word out with each email I send, I encourage you to do the same.




> Date: Sun, 17 Jan 2010 20:40:46 -0700
> From: raymanowen at gmail.com
> To: homeroast at lists.sweetmariascoffee.com
> Subject: Re: [Homeroast] West Bend Poppery 2
> 
> Something that struck me as humorous and my reaction to it, borders on the
> proscription against driving while conducting a cell phone conference or
> texting. The hang-up being preceded by a CR-unch!
> 
> On Sat, Jan 16, 2010 at 11:42 PM, Ryan M. Ward <silvercro_magnon at hotmail.com
> > wrote:
> 
> >
> > "Yes- and I suspect you spent more time at the computer than roasting. Use
> > 1/3 cup."
> >
> > Oh, by the way. The fact that you use the word 'spent' instead of 'spend'
> > suggests to me that you mean one of two things:
> >
> > 1) I did this while running the machine and trying to roast coffee: I did
> > not use my computer at all, I was watching the roast
> >
> > 2) I spent more time on the computer trying to solve the problem the
> > attempting to roast more coffee and get it right:
> > You are correct. After trying about 4 times, I decided that trying to
> > reinvent the wheel was not efficient and that if this popper has a proper
> > technique of use for maximizing success, somebody has likely figured it out.
> > I did the reasonable thing to do which was to ask the list which is
> > supposedly here to help people like me who are starting out and lack the
> > knowledge of those who have been home (or commercial) roasting for years.
> >
> > Thought I would clear that up for the record.
> > Thanks again Rayo.
> > --
> > Ryan M. Ward
> >
> > *Note: This email was sent from a computer running Ubuntu Linux 9.10
> > (Karmic Koala)
> > http://www.ubuntu.com
> >
> > **Note: This signature was placed here by me and is not
> > automatically-generated-annoying-end-of-email-spam placed here by anyone
> > other than myself. I am a Linux nut and am doing my part to support open
> > source software and the Linux and Ubuntu communities by getting the word out
> > with each email I send, I encourage you to do the same.
> >
> >
> >
> >
> > > From: silvercro_magnon at hotmail.com
> > > To: homeroast at lists.sweetmariascoffee.com
> > > Date: Sun, 17 Jan 2010 06:32:21 +0000
> > > Subject: Re: [Homeroast] West Bend Poppery 2
> > >
> > >
> > > "Great- and might sit a little closer to your grammar book, next time
> > it's open"
> > > Hmmmm... should I comment on the irony of this sentence? Nah... You seem
> > like a very smart person to me, somehow I think you said this on purpose. If
> > you said this on purpose and I comment on the comment's irony then I risk
> > looking like a fool who "does not get it." If I don't comment on it(and you
> > worded it ironically), then I seem like a push over. Now if you did not say
> > it on purpose and I comment on it, then I appear snooty, (but I retain some
> > position for flanking the attack on my understanding of grammar). If I don't
> > comment on it then I suppose I only lose position as my understanding of
> > grammar has been publicly called into question. If I acknowledge the comment
> > but not directly call out its irony, the ambiguity of how I am interpreting
> > your intentions saves me from appearing to be both obtuse and a push
> > over(which takes care of the more subtle nature of your comment). Further, I
> > can take care of the questioning of my grammatical knowledge by simply
> > saying that I don't watch my grammar when typing emails, but thanks for
> > taking the time to point out the flaws in my email writing.
> > >
> > > "Yes- and I suspect you spent more time at the computer than roasting.
> > Use 1/3 cup."
> > > 1/3 cup did not work. P.S. How much time do you spend roasting vs. on the
> > computer? It only takes me about 8 minutes to roast coffee, I do this about
> > 2 or 3 times a day (currently while I am learning the process). It take me
> > several weeks and 2-8 hours a day to write a piece of software. So your
> > assumption is correct, but I wonder why it is relevant to my question.
> > >
> > > "Probably the 3rd and final air popper I used. Don't try to drive with a
> > busted speedometer..."
> > > Driving with a busted speedometer can be fun though...
> > > "Yes again- roast more, make single small changes and note the results"
> > > Thanks for I'll keep this in mind.
> > >
> > > Thanks Rayo your advice has been very helpful and enlightening. I will
> > try harder to watch my grammar in the future.
> > > --
> > > Ryan M. Ward
> > >
> > > *Note: This email was sent from a computer running Ubuntu Linux 9.10
> > (Karmic Koala)
> > > http://www.ubuntu.com
> > >
> > > **Note: This signature was placed here by me and is not
> > automatically-generated-annoying-end-of-email-spam placed here by anyone
> > other than myself. I am a Linux nut and am doing my part to support open
> > source software and the Linux and Ubuntu communities by getting the word out
> > with each email I send, I encourage you to do the same.
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > > > Date: Sat, 16 Jan 2010 19:25:01 -0700
> > > > From: raymanowen at gmail.com
> > > > To: homeroast at lists.sweetmariascoffee.com
> > > > Subject: Re: [Homeroast] West Bend Poppery 2
> > > >
> > > > I Agree with Bill- I've used air poppers, including the W-B P-II:
> > > > "Does any one have any experience with Poppery 2 poppers?
> > > > [Probably the 3rd and final air popper I used. Don't try to drive with
> > a
> > > > busted speedometer...]
> > > > "Does my experience sound typical?
> > > > [Yes- and I suspect you spent more time at the computer than roasting.
> > Use
> > > > 1/3 cup.]
> > > > "Is there a good fix to this?
> > > > [Yes again- roast more, make single small changes and note the results]
> > > > "I plan to try again later with less beans."
> > > > [Great- and might sit a little closer to your grammar book, next time
> > it's
> > > > open]
> > > >
> > > > Cheers, Mabuhay, Iechyd da -RayO, aka Opa!
> > > > _______________________________________________
> > > > Homeroast mailing list
> > > > Homeroast at host.sweetmariascoffee.com
> > > >
> > http://host.sweetmariascoffee.com/mailman/listinfo/homeroast_lists.sweetmariascoffee.com
> > > > Homeroast community pictures -upload yours!) :
> > http://www.sweetmariascoffee.com/gallery/main.php?g2_itemId=7820
> > >
> > > _________________________________________________________________
> > > Your E-mail and More On-the-Go. Get Windows Live Hotmail Free.
> > > http://clk.atdmt.com/GBL/go/196390709/direct/01/
> > > _______________________________________________
> > > Homeroast mailing list
> > > Homeroast at host.sweetmariascoffee.com
> > >
> > http://host.sweetmariascoffee.com/mailman/listinfo/homeroast_lists.sweetmariascoffee.com
> > > Homeroast community pictures -upload yours!) :
> > http://www.sweetmariascoffee.com/gallery/main.php?g2_itemId=7820
> >
> > _________________________________________________________________
> > Hotmail: Free, trusted and rich email service.
> > http://clk.atdmt.com/GBL/go/196390708/direct/01/
> > _______________________________________________
> > Homeroast mailing list
> > Homeroast at host.sweetmariascoffee.com
> >
> > http://host.sweetmariascoffee.com/mailman/listinfo/homeroast_lists.sweetmariascoffee.com
> > Homeroast community pictures -upload yours!) :
> > http://www.sweetmariascoffee.com/gallery/main.php?g2_itemId=7820
> >
> 
> 
> 
> -- 
> Persist in old ways; expect new results - suborn Insanity...
> _______________________________________________
> Homeroast mailing list
> Homeroast at host.sweetmariascoffee.com
> http://host.sweetmariascoffee.com/mailman/listinfo/homeroast_lists.sweetmariascoffee.com
> Homeroast community pictures -upload yours!) : http://www.sweetmariascoffee.com/gallery/main.php?g2_itemId=7820
 		 	   		  
_________________________________________________________________
Hotmail: Trusted email with powerful SPAM protection.
http://clk.atdmt.com/GBL/go/196390707/direct/01/


More information about the Homeroast mailing list