From: john royce on

"Les Cargill" <lcargill99(a)comcast.net> wrote in message
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> frater mus wrote:
>> On Wed, 28 Oct 2009 21:58:45 -0400, sr wrote:
>>
>>> A statement was made on the PBS program that the Irish economy thrived
>>> because of the potato ;that, the Irish had the full nutritional diet
>>> with just the potato and milk ! Wow, cheap enough!
>>
>> In college I dated a vegetarian grrrl who ate, basically, only baked
>> potatoes and Miller Lite. She was a little strange.

> Was she bipolar?

> Les Cargill

There was a case reported some time ago here in the u.k., of an old lady
who confounded nuitritionists and others; when they discovered that for the
last umpteen years she had only eaten tinned rice pudding !


From: sr on

"john royce" <bluestar(a)mail.invalid> wrote in message
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> "Les Cargill" <lcargill99(a)comcast.net> wrote in message
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>> frater mus wrote:
>>> On Wed, 28 Oct 2009 21:58:45 -0400, sr wrote:
>>>
>>>> A statement was made on the PBS program that the Irish economy thrived
>>>> because of the potato ;that, the Irish had the full nutritional diet
>>>> with just the potato and milk ! Wow, cheap enough!
>>>
>>> In college I dated a vegetarian grrrl who ate, basically, only baked
>>> potatoes and Miller Lite. She was a little strange.
>
>> Was she bipolar?
>
>> Les Cargill
>
> There was a case reported some time ago here in the u.k., of an old lady
> who confounded nuitritionists and others; when they discovered that for
> the last umpteen years she had only eaten tinned rice pudding !
--
Was she walking around? What shape was she in? how old?
all kinds of rice cures, but not for a life long intake, goodness
She has the milk, probably eggs in the pudding and the rice. How much did
she eat of this?
curious, again


From: Rod Speed on
sr wrote:
> "john royce" <bluestar(a)mail.invalid> wrote in message
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>>
>> "Les Cargill" <lcargill99(a)comcast.net> wrote in message
>> news:hcdkus$1gc$2(a)news.eternal-september.org...
>>> frater mus wrote:
>>>> On Wed, 28 Oct 2009 21:58:45 -0400, sr wrote:
>>>>
>>>>> A statement was made on the PBS program that the Irish economy
>>>>> thrived because of the potato ;that, the Irish had the full
>>>>> nutritional diet with just the potato and milk ! Wow, cheap
>>>>> enough!
>>>>
>>>> In college I dated a vegetarian grrrl who ate, basically, only
>>>> baked potatoes and Miller Lite. She was a little strange.
>>
>>> Was she bipolar?

>> There was a case reported some time ago here in the u.k., of an old
>> lady who confounded nuitritionists and others; when they discovered
>> that for the last umpteen years she had only eaten tinned rice pudding !

> Was she walking around?

Yep.

> What shape was she in?

Rather skinny.

> how old?

Way past her useby date.

> all kinds of rice cures, but not for a life long intake, goodness
> She has the milk, probably eggs in the pudding and the rice. How much didhe eat of this?

Nothing else.

> curious, again

Dont forget what that did to the cat.

And you had a line with just -- on it in front of your
'contribution' so it got treated as your sig and deleted.