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Get ready to turn up the heat as we dive into August. While there are only a few weeks left to perfect those tailgate recipes, summer isn’t over yet! Two things we’ll be making this month are Chile Rubbed Grilled Pork Chops and Bell Pepper Kabobs. Then, relax after a cookout with a cool dessert cooked on your EGG - Ice Cream Sandwiches! You can mix and match your favorite cookie flavors with ice cream flavors. Simple, yet delicious!

Big Green Egg headquarters has moved - come visit our new showroom and check out the museum and culinary center too! 3786 DeKalb Technology Parkway, Atlanta, GA 30340

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  • travisstricktravisstrick Posts: 4,853

    I'll start. Infantry, US Army



    Hooah!  I work in the International Programs Office for the U.S. Army Program Executive Office for Simulation, Training and Instrumentation (PEO STRI).  Among other things, travisstrick, you may thank us for your MILES, Common Driver Trainer, and Hummer Roll Over Trainer.

    You will get no thanks for that hot garbage called MILES. The roll over trainer is another story. That thing has saved lives for sure. I have rolled over in 3 different types of army vehicles, the HMMWV  being one of them. (this was prior to the trainer being available.)
    Be careful, man! I've got a beverage here.
  • IT Architect - Voice & Data systems integration.
  • Doc_EggertonDoc_Eggerton Posts: 4,453
    OK, scratch MILES.  MILES bad!  How about the Advanced Gunnery Training System?

    http://www.peostri.army.mil/PRODUCTS/ProductCatalog2010.pdf

    All But War is Simulation!
    Pasquali Luciano
    Buon appetito to all the BGE family
    XLBGE, LBGE, MBGE and lots of toys

  • TUTTLE871TUTTLE871 Posts: 1,316

    I'll start. Infantry, US Army

    Hooah!  I work in the International Programs Office for the U.S. Army Program Executive Office for Simulation, Training and Instrumentation (PEO STRI).  Among other things, travisstrick, you may thank us for your MILES, Common Driver Trainer, and Hummer Roll Over Trainer.

    You will get no thanks for that hot garbage called MILES. The roll over trainer is another story. That thing has saved lives for sure. I have rolled over in 3 different types of army vehicles, the HMMWV  being one of them. (this was prior to the trainer being available.)
    My dad and I rolled over in his Rhino hunting last year hunting in Wyoming.. I think he needed some training.

    "Hold my beer and watch this S##T!"

    LARGE BGE DALLAS TX.

  • travisstricktravisstrick Posts: 4,853
    I was a guy get hit with an IED in a John Deere Gator in the mountains of Afghan(he was ok, the Gator not so much)
    Be careful, man! I've got a beverage here.
  • I sell beer

    I drink beer,  you need a customer?
    No lie. The fox is in the hen house for sure!



  • Hey  Travis, Check out my website  when you get a minute www.hankypankeyguideservice.com  Last name is Pankey so I put it to good use since I caught hell my  whole life.
  • JerkChickenJerkChicken Posts: 551
    Video Guy for live shows and events.
    LBGE, Weber OTG w/ Rotisserie, Weber Genesis S-330, Chargriller Duo, AR-15, AK-47
  • MickeyMickey Posts: 16,474
    Started selling Toyotas in 1969. Social promotion got me being able to lock and unlock the place.
    Salado TX Egg Family: 2 Large and a very well used Mini, just added a Mini Max (I'm good for now). 

  • You could say I do something as simple as underwrite Business insurance policies. I tend to look at it as I protect Small Business Owner's livelihoods by getting them back on their feet after a devastating loss.
    San Antonio, TX
  • eggoeggo Posts: 438
    Retired pilot, 35 years with Northwest Airlines.
    Eggo in N. MS
  • Started selling Toyotas in 1969. Social promotion got me being able to lock and unlock the place.
    Year I was born. My Grandfather was in the car biz and turned down the 1st Toyota dealership in Dallas because "Those little pieces of sh*t will never sell in Texas".....................needless to say he was less than pleased with his decision (as were we all).



  • MickeyMickey Posts: 16,474
    edited April 2012
    Started selling Toyotas in 1969. Social promotion got me being able to lock and unlock the place.
    Year I was born. My Grandfather was in the car biz and turned down the 1st Toyota dealership in Dallas because "Those little pieces of sh*t will never sell in Texas".....................needless to say he was less than pleased with his decision (as were we all).




    Then we (remember I am at Fort Hood,TX) got "I fought those @&;$?!&&& and will never buy a rice burner". It was only 25 years after THE WAR. Now most of those gallant men are gone.
    Salado TX Egg Family: 2 Large and a very well used Mini, just added a Mini Max (I'm good for now). 

  • Village IdiotVillage Idiot Posts: 6,951
    OK, I'll be honest.  Retired Systems Engineer with IBM.  Started when we wired boards on the old accounting machines, so I saw the entire computer industry grow to what it was 5 years ago.

    When the PC was announced, customers asked me about it.   I said it was a toy and would never amount to much.  


    :))
    __________________________________________

    Dripping Springs, Texas.
    Just west of Austintatious

  • stevesailsstevesails Posts: 981

    i sell gages to people that make lots of precision parts.

     

    XL   Walled Lake, MI

  • fishnerdfishnerd Posts: 3
    Biologist at a public aquarium.
  • Tomcat225Tomcat225 Posts: 41
    Deputy Sheriff in the FL Panhandle..
  • TUTTLE871TUTTLE871 Posts: 1,316
    Biologist at a public aquarium.


    My wife has a degree in Marine Biology from UNCW. But she didnt want to get into doing research so she went back to school and is and RN.

    I took her to Atlanta last year and got her to dive in the Georgia Aquarium. Thats an incredible place.

    But she wouldnt let me go to the Mothership.

    "Hold my beer and watch this S##T!"

    LARGE BGE DALLAS TX.

  • MickeyMickey Posts: 16,474
    Deputy Sheriff in the FL Panhandle..


    We go to Seaside each year. Can we talk tickets.
    Salado TX Egg Family: 2 Large and a very well used Mini, just added a Mini Max (I'm good for now). 

  • cortguitarmancortguitarman Posts: 2,024
    5th grade teacher September-June. Contractor from June-August. Certified principal looking for a principal job so o don't have to swing the hammer all summer long.
    Mark Annville, PA
  • TaterTater Posts: 16
    Sales Consultant for Pella Windows and Doors...
    Always having fun with the BGE!
  • dlk7dlk7 Posts: 1,004
    Ex-Navy - Com/Nav/Radar Tech for EA6Bs - now a Director of Billing for an insurance company

    Two XL BGEs - So Happy!!!!

    Waunakee, WI

  • friscoagfriscoag Posts: 97
    National account manager for a commercial A/V company. Sell all kinds of A/V, audio/video conferencing, control systems, etc. @new england egger you deal with A/V integrators?
  • STANGOJESTANGOJE Posts: 44
    Electrical Drafting and Design
  • LowflyerLowflyer Posts: 766
    Sales supervisor for Liq, beer, & wine distributor. (yes, we get samples) :D
  • Tomcat225Tomcat225 Posts: 41
    Mickey, I can't get you out of jail, but can set you up with our best room...I'm not far from seaside...
  • Bama JBama J Posts: 19
    Sales Rep for Ronnie Watkins Ford. 
  • howmeisterghowmeisterg Posts: 143
    Electrical Engineer here - for train control systems, keep people safe and keep trains from crashing.
  • MickeyMickey Posts: 16,474
    Deputy Sheriff in the FL Panhandle..
    Do you go to Bad Byron's place? Just northeast of Saeside a few miles.
    Salado TX Egg Family: 2 Large and a very well used Mini, just added a Mini Max (I'm good for now). 

  • Ragtop99Ragtop99 Posts: 1,361
    CPA in a consulting practice.
    Cooking on an XL and Medium in Bethesda, MD.
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