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    Battles

    For those of you who love Battles, maybe you should eat there a little more often:

    Ames Tribune > Ames Tribune > News



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    That sucks where I am going to get good BBQ when I go back to Ames. And no I can't get good BBQ at hickory park.


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    Re: Battles

    Quote Originally Posted by flander1649 View Post
    That sucks where I am going to get good BBQ when I go back to Ames. And no I can't get good BBQ at hickory park.
    My tailgate equipped with meat from my parents Traeger smoker? And an apple pie shot from me.



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    Re: Battles

    SAVE BATTLES!

    BATTLES > HICKORY PARK


    Last edited by Broodwich; 07-29-2009 at 12:55 PM.

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    Battles is the BEST!!!



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    Re: Battles

    Quote Originally Posted by Broodwich View Post
    SAVE BATTLES!
    Go ahead and pay their unpaid taxes. That should do it.



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    How do you not pay your taxes on items you collect taxes on?



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    Re: Battles

    Quote Originally Posted by Broodwich View Post
    SAVE BATTLES!

    BATTLES > HICKORY PARK
    who exactly are we saving them from?

    Failing to pay your income tax isn't the most sympathetic cause out there.


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    Quote Originally Posted by superman_101680 View Post
    How do you not pay your taxes on items you collect taxes on?
    How? Or why?



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    ****!!!!


    Don't confuse hope for a plan.

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    noooooooooooooooooooooooooooo!!!!!!!!! A player, coach or a program deemed unnecessary (baseball) but not Battles. But really, you have to be a very bad business person or an idiot to not pay your tax.



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    Re: Battles

    Quote Originally Posted by johnpkelly81 View Post
    My tailgate equipped with meat from my parents Traeger smoker? And an apple pie shot from me.
    Using pellet smokers is cheating.


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    Re: Battles

    In my opinion, Battles has gone downhill since George passed away. Granted I don't live near Ames anymore and only get in a handful of times per year, but I used to eat there once a week in college and remember the portions to be slightly bigger, and the prices a bit lower, and I could always buy a bottle of sauce.

    Also, I thought George sold Battles to someone, but from the story, it appears someone in the family is running things?

    At any rate, I hope something happens and they stay around in some form. Having tried nearly every BBQ joint here in KC, I still prefer Battles sauce. Maybe it's more of a Texas style BBQ thing vs KC. Anyone know?



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    Quote Originally Posted by Ms3r4ISU View Post
    How? Or why?
    BOTH!



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    Re: Battles

    I'll tell all of you again. Take the short drive over to Boone and go to Jimmy's BBQ. I've always liked it better but it is the same type of food. Give it a try.



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