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Old August 10 2012, 07:49 PM   #211
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It's best to have an egg under cooked
Unless you want salmonella.
That's making the assumption that all eggs are contaminated. If you buy from an untrustworthy source then yes--I'd cook thoroughly. But if you trust your source, you shouldn't have to be paranoid about salmonella.
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Old August 10 2012, 08:56 PM   #212
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I had to take a Food Safety class for my current job. It made me paranoid about everything.
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Old August 10 2012, 09:03 PM   #213
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Not much in this world is as disgusting as an undercooked egg, in my opinion. I want practically all the moisture boiled, fried, or scrambled out of my egg before it touches my plate!
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Old August 10 2012, 09:04 PM   #214
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Over-easy all the way, baby!
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Old August 10 2012, 09:07 PM   #215
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The only reason I like eggs is that I need them to bake a cake.

TIL that some people actually care about what an athlete's hair looks like. I have no idea WHY they care, but they do, for some strange reason.
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Old August 10 2012, 09:10 PM   #216
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TIL that some people actually care about what an athlete's hair looks like. I have no idea WHY they care, but they do, for some strange reason.
I don't really care, but there's a dude in the Olympics -- volleyball, maybe? -- that has an epic unibrow. I'm sorry, but if I was going to be on TV all around the world, I would wax that shit.
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Old August 10 2012, 09:20 PM   #217
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^Hey, it's a built-in sweatband.
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Old August 10 2012, 10:09 PM   #218
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Not much in this world is as disgusting as an undercooked egg, in my opinion. I want practically all the moisture boiled, fried, or scrambled out of my egg before it touches my plate!
I'm shocked that a lady of such good taste normally can be so dreadfully wrong.
  • Omelettes should be nicely baveuse.
  • Fried eggs must have a runny yolk to cut open.
  • Boiled eggs need to be soft to dip your soldiers into.
  • Eggs Benedict demand a soft poached egg.
  • Scrambled eggs need to be squidgedly creamy.
These are the Five Egg Commandments! All that the Lord of Eggs hath said will you do, and be obedient.
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Old August 10 2012, 10:11 PM   #219
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^Soldiers?
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Old August 10 2012, 11:13 PM   #220
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^Soldiers?
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Old August 10 2012, 11:54 PM   #221
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^Ah. So today I learned what a soldier is (other than the military kind).
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Old August 11 2012, 12:12 AM   #222
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Never heard of such a crazy thing.
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Old August 11 2012, 12:42 AM   #223
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Never heard of such a crazy thing.
Glorious. The word you're looking for, is Glorious.

I grew up on runny eggs with toast soldiers and they made me what I am today. What higher recommendation could there be?

(if soft-boiled eggs aren't your thing, toast soldiers are also cool with soft baked eggs)
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Old August 11 2012, 01:00 AM   #224
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Ugh, Holdfast, I haven't seen such a nauseating display of drippy, runny slime since I helped my dad wash the windshield after we drove through a swarm of mating mayflies.
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Old August 11 2012, 01:02 AM   #225
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Ugh, Holdfast, I haven't seen such a nauseating display of drippy, runny slime since I helped my dad wash the windshield after we drove through a swarm of mating mayflies.


See, you should have made toast, and treated yourself to a free meal...
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