DEAR MAGA: TGIF Open Thread 20240719

Jet Pilot Ingredients 1 ounce overproof Jamaican rum 3/4 ounce overproof demerara rum (such as Plantation OFTD) 3/4 ounce gold rum 1/2 ounce grapefruit juice, freshly squeezed 3/4 ounce lime juice, freshly squeezed 1/2 ounce cinnamon syrup 1/2 ounce falernum 1 dash absinthe 1 dash Angostura bitters Garnish: maraschino cherry (and more, if desired) Steps Add all ingredients into a blender with a cup of crushed ice and blend on high until combined … Continue reading DEAR MAGA: TGIF Open Thread 20240719

DEAR MAGA: Open Thread 20240718

Author note: yes, I know there is a lot of repetition from the comments in yesterday's daily, but a lot of it is very important, and it needs to be emphasized. This from one of our very own need attention. Thanks Para. Sketchy Business Behind: Thomas Matthew Crooks Badlands News Brief - July 17, 2024 … Continue reading DEAR MAGA: Open Thread 20240718

DEAR MAGA: TGIF Open Thread 20240712

Reggae Rum Punch Ingredients 2 ounces Jamaican overproof white rum 2 ounces orange juice, freshly squeezed 2 ounces pineapple juice 1/2 ounce lime juice, freshly squeezed 1/2 ounce strawberry syrup* Garnish: mint sprig Garnish: pineapple slice Steps Add the rum, orange juice, pineapple juice, lime juice and strawberry syrup into a shaker with ice and shake until well-chilled. Strain into a highball glass over fresh ice. Garnish with … Continue reading DEAR MAGA: TGIF Open Thread 20240712

DEAR MAGA: Open Thread 20240711

Badlands News Brief - July 10, 2024 Gov. Little Makes Idaho the First State to Take Executive Action for ‘Only Citizens Will Vote’ The Silence of the Bells Not in my city. Against Our ‘Service Economy’ The trip I did take Four generations in any branch of my family tree is 60+ people, easy. Irish, … Continue reading DEAR MAGA: Open Thread 20240711

DEAR MAGA: TGIF Open Thread 20240705

Boozy Root Beer Float Ingredients 1 ounce rum 1 scoop vanilla ice cream Root beer (such as A&W or Dad’s Root Beer), chilled, to top Author's note: NO NO NO, Sioux City Sassporilla Steps Add the rum and ice cream into a tall glass. Slowly pour the root beer into the glass until it’s full, then stir gently and briefly … Continue reading DEAR MAGA: TGIF Open Thread 20240705

DEAR MAGA: Open Thread 20240704

Cover image from my favorite Fourth of July night ever: https://youtu.be/tIvdcdogC6k?si=lZvVy5fxL2_jyUaR From a city where fireworks - at least the little ones - are sold in the grocery stores...LOVE IT! Badlands News Brief - July 3, 2024 Key Democrat donors threaten to pull plug if Biden doesn't resign, as furious party insiders reveal 'worst fears' … Continue reading DEAR MAGA: Open Thread 20240704

DEAR MAGA: TGIF Open Thread 20240628

Miami Vice Ingredients 2 ounces rum, divided 1 cup strawberries, chopped 1 ounce lime juice, freshly squeezed 1/2 ounce simple syrup 2 ounces cream of coconut 2 ounces pineapple juice Garnish: pineapple slice Steps In a blender, add 1 ounce of the rum, strawberries, lime juice, simple syrup and 1 cup crushed ice and blend until smooth. Pour into a hurricane glass and set in the freezer. Wash … Continue reading DEAR MAGA: TGIF Open Thread 20240628

DEAR MAGA: Open Thread 20240627

Awful effing headline of the day on Wednesday: Supreme Court Allows Government Control Over Speech on Social Media Platforms, Rejects Standing in Murthy vs Missouri Gird your loins people. Badlands News Brief - June 27, 2024 Congressional Report: CIA Interfered in 2020 Election, Colluded with Biden Campaign to Discredit Hunter Biden Laptop Story Strongly worded … Continue reading DEAR MAGA: Open Thread 20240627

DEAR MAGA: TGIF Open Thread 20240621

PAINKILLER Ingredients 2 oz rum preferably Pusser’s 4 oz pineapple juice 1 oz fresh orange juice 1 oz cream of coconut Pineapple wedge garnish Nutmeg to taste Instructions Begin by adding all of the liquids to your cocktail shaker with ice, and shaking until you have a well-chilled mixture Strain your drink over the crushed ice into a hurricane glass or snifter Garnish it … Continue reading DEAR MAGA: TGIF Open Thread 20240621

DEAR MAGA: Open Thread 20240620

Okay, the story on the Idaho farmers needing to give up water rights. There might be an answer: https://twitter.com/pepesgrandma/status/1803190910487761106 Watch the video. The guy went to the ground and got answers. In addition: DOD Enters Agreement to Expand Domestic Manufacturing and Strengthen U.S. Cobalt Supply Chains Badlands News Brief - June 19, 2024 Smoking Gun … Continue reading DEAR MAGA: Open Thread 20240620