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Month: June 2018

Re: [trinity-users] TOTALLY off-topic - got a puzzle meets dinosaurs & dragons

From: William Morder <doctor_contendo@...>
Date: Tue, 19 Jun 2018 16:09:58 -0700

On Monday 18 June 2018 00:26:52 Jimmy Johnson wrote:
> On 06/12/2018 09:33 PM, elcaseti wrote:
> > This post got me thinking.  since Konqui the dragon is the KDE
> > community's animal mascot, has anyone given thought to Trinity DE having
> > an animal mascot?  I nominate Corvus Corax (raven).  I did get to eat
> > alligator once, but it was such a small piece, I didn't notice anything
> > distinct about it. It may very well taste like chicken, but I can't say
> > for sure unless I get a chance to eat a larger amount someday.    Cheers
> No, gator does not taste like chicken, can be used as a replacement.
> Also some say snake, rabbit and squirrel taste like chicken, nope.  And
> crawdad taste like crawdad.  Any one of them can be used in soup, salad,
> etc.  Now if you want to talk about bear, it's best cooked outside the
> house.  And taste like bear and I can not compare bear to anything that
> I've eaten. :)  Somebody mentioned pheasant, with wild rice stuffing is
> freaking great, I say better than chicken or turkey, if you get a chance
> give pheasant a try.
> I've eaten great vegan too.  What I call great vegan is where you sit
> and eat great tasting food without realizing you're eating vegan. :)
> Cheers!

I tasted all the others, but not alligator. (Anyway, alligators are an 
endangered species, am I right? so I can live without trying it.) I also 
lived in a hippie commune for a few years, where everybody was "officially" 
vegetarian; which taught me how to get the most nutrition and good taste out 
of a meat-free diet, as well as how to combine foods to supply enough 
protein. (Read that book, *Diet for a Small Planet*, by Frances Moore Lappe.) 

What nobody knows about vegetarians, though, is that most of them are not 
really very strict about it, and they sneak meat into their diet at every