James A. Landau <JJJRLandau@netscape.com> JJJRLandau at NETSCAPE.COM
Sun May 8 17:50:03 UTC 2011

 At 4:51 PM -0400 5/7/11, Wilson Gray wrote:

>> WT@?! How did it ever occur to anyone to soak a foodstuff in lye?

A born Southerner like you doesn't know that hominy is made by soaking corn in lye?  Or do Texans not eat hominy?

(Reminds me of the 1980 Presidential campaign button: "Grits and Fritz")

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