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24 Sep 2016 12:56 p.m. PST
by Editor in Chief Bill

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Personal logo Editor in Chief Bill The Editor of TMP Fezian31 Mar 2016 1:56 p.m. PST

Rum is the favorite beverage of pirates everywhere.

dBerczerk31 Mar 2016 2:06 p.m. PST

And Seljuks, too.

Timbo W31 Mar 2016 2:09 p.m. PST

Arrrrrfter the sun is over the yardarm matey

skippy0001 Supporting Member of TMP31 Mar 2016 2:18 p.m. PST

"Why is the rum always gone?…Oh, that's why…"

Tom Bryant31 Mar 2016 2:19 p.m. PST

Also of the Royal Navy Bill. Usually always have a tot on Trafalgar Day if no other time.

TMPWargamerabbit31 Mar 2016 2:24 p.m. PST

R & C… the Caribbean way…. or when going out for some Latin dancing.

RudyNelson31 Mar 2016 2:27 p.m. PST

never

kyoteblue Inactive Member31 Mar 2016 2:34 p.m. PST

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Personal logo Doctor X Supporting Member of TMP31 Mar 2016 2:46 p.m. PST

Not often enough.

JimDuncanUK31 Mar 2016 2:53 p.m. PST

Am tee total.

MHoxie31 Mar 2016 2:54 p.m. PST

Never post when sober.

Timmo uk31 Mar 2016 3:07 p.m. PST

I used to drink it just about daily but I'm no longer able to have alcohol (unrelated reason not over indulgence). Along with port it is the only drink I miss.

jgibbons Inactive Member31 Mar 2016 3:41 p.m. PST

Pusser's Navy Rum!

Gone Fishing Supporting Member of TMP31 Mar 2016 3:43 p.m. PST

It's about time to pour meself a measure, says I.

Hafen von Schlockenberg Supporting Member of TMP31 Mar 2016 3:44 p.m. PST

Which raises a question: "Nelson's Blood"--rum,or brandy? I've heard both.

Mako11 Inactive Member31 Mar 2016 3:53 p.m. PST

Very rarely.

zoneofcontrol Inactive Member31 Mar 2016 4:03 p.m. PST

Not often. However, I happen to be drinking a Long Island Ice Tea while clicking through TMP. Good timing.

Gaz the Bald31 Mar 2016 4:05 p.m. PST

A few times a month. Proper measures and rarely just the one. My mother blamed the navy . . . .

myxemail31 Mar 2016 4:33 p.m. PST

Only under some palm trees on a beach. So that makes out to be once every few years

mad monkey 131 Mar 2016 4:40 p.m. PST

+1 ZOC.

jdpintex31 Mar 2016 4:44 p.m. PST

Rarely. I prefer rye

Personal logo The Beast Rampant Supporting Member of TMP31 Mar 2016 4:55 p.m. PST

Not in a very long time.

Winston Smith Supporting Member of TMP31 Mar 2016 5:17 p.m. PST

Not for years.
I prefer beer.

Mute Bystander Inactive Member31 Mar 2016 5:23 p.m. PST

Prefer wine but on the right night…

Personal logo Coyotepunc and Hatshepsuut Supporting Member of TMP31 Mar 2016 5:31 p.m. PST

Every chance I get.

GatorDave Supporting Member of TMP31 Mar 2016 5:33 p.m. PST

Frequently. Big fan of aged dark rums.

whitphoto Supporting Member of TMP31 Mar 2016 5:39 p.m. PST

Are we sure Bill's account hasn't been hacked?

ZULUPAUL Supporting Member of TMP31 Mar 2016 5:50 p.m. PST

Never

Personal logo Pictors Studio Sponsoring Member of TMP31 Mar 2016 6:36 p.m. PST

I have never had it either.

Lee Brilleaux Fezian31 Mar 2016 6:48 p.m. PST

I'm just about to pour myself some Flor de Cana (there's a way of getting the tilde over the 'n' but I can't find it). From Nicaragua.

wrgmr131 Mar 2016 7:18 p.m. PST

Rarely, but just recently I bought a bottle of Blue Chair Bay Rum. It's quite good.

vtsaogames31 Mar 2016 7:31 p.m. PST

Usually on beach vacations.

Personal logo John Treadaway Supporting Member of TMP31 Mar 2016 9:09 p.m. PST

As Kyote said, not in twenty years (at least).

My need to get all piratical seems to have dwindled in the second half of my life.

John T

EMPERORS LIBRARY Inactive Member31 Mar 2016 9:56 p.m. PST

Yes, but how would you wargame it? And what scale?

I think I need a drink. Pussers Navy Rum of course :))

Navy Fower Wun Seven31 Mar 2016 10:28 p.m. PST

Every time I down a Painkiller, a Cuba Libre or a Dark n Stormy…

Green Tiger Supporting Member of TMP01 Apr 2016 1:07 a.m. PST

Am currently slightly hung over from the tot of Kraken I polished off last night…

John the Confused Inactive Member01 Apr 2016 1:19 a.m. PST

Rarely these days but Wood's 100 when I do.

Pertti01 Apr 2016 1:19 a.m. PST

I only USE rum, if there is no Marsala at home, to make tiramisł.

stephen phillip Inactive Member01 Apr 2016 2:03 a.m. PST

When its stolen!
Lol its a brand name of a nz produced rum

platypus01au01 Apr 2016 2:38 a.m. PST

Every now and again. My favourite is Mount Gay. With lime, sugar and soda water.

JohnG

Cosmic Reset01 Apr 2016 3:37 a.m. PST

Never, hate the stuff.

Personal logo Murphy Sponsoring Member of TMP01 Apr 2016 3:56 a.m. PST

Currently have 7 bottles of different types, from the light mixed drink Ronrico/Malibu/Bacardi stuff to the Appleton Estate and Pyrat as well as a bottle of Gosling Black Seal Black Rum sitting on my liquor shelf in my home office about 6 feet away from me…
Oddly enough I have never tried Pusser's….

redbanner414501 Apr 2016 3:58 a.m. PST

I prefer gin.

KSmyth01 Apr 2016 4:58 a.m. PST

Rarely. Had an unfortunate experience with 151 when I was a teenager. Mostly a beer, wine and gin guy these days

Personal logo etotheipi Sponsoring Member of TMP01 Apr 2016 5:37 a.m. PST

When I run out of stout, balzams, vodka, raki, ouzo, pisang, brandy, kaluha, peppermint schnapps, everclear, dandelion wine, and amarula, I might get into the rum … but that's really SWMBO's drink (with soda).

Old Wolfman01 Apr 2016 5:39 a.m. PST

Had an uncle who made a decent Cuba Libre.

boy wundyr x Supporting Member of TMP01 Apr 2016 6:36 a.m. PST

I've been a fan of spiced rum lately, particularly Kraken. Like KSmyth, had a bad experience with Malibu Rum and diet Coke as a teenager, so it's been a long while to get back in that saddle, though Malibu and Kraken shouldn't really be in the same sentence.

Personal logo Weasel Supporting Member of TMP01 Apr 2016 7:11 a.m. PST

Almost never.

I've had one or two I liked, but I'm a vodka person through and through.

Gone Fishing Supporting Member of TMP01 Apr 2016 7:59 a.m. PST

Inspired by this thread I've gone and got myself a bottle of Ron Zacapa. It isn't cheap, but if you haven't tried it you should. It is very fine.

Zargon Inactive Member01 Apr 2016 8:01 a.m. PST

I takes me Grog and tiptoes up t' yard arm an does a jig singing me little a dittie {;). Arrr!
Rum best served just before the whistle blows to leave the trenches. That is before any task requiring a bit o Dutch, Mates :)

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