Skip to main content
Message Font: Serif | Sans-Serif
 
No. of Recommendations: 0
I noted that true corn lovers say that if an ear is out of the ground more than 1/2 hour, it's not fit to eat.

X used to say that the only proper way to cook corn was to:
bring the water to a boil,
go to the garden and pick the ear(s)
RUN (do not walk) with the corn back to the house-preferably shucking while running.
put corn in boiling water.
Ideally this would all happen in 30 seconds.

The only acceptable alternative was to bring a camp stove out to the garden.

peace & corn
t
Print the post  

Announcements

What was Your Dumbest Investment?
Share it with us -- and learn from others' stories of flubs.
When Life Gives You Lemons
We all have had hardships and made poor decisions. The important thing is how we respond and grow. Read the story of a Fool who started from nothing, and looks to gain everything.
Contact Us
Contact Customer Service and other Fool departments here.
Work for Fools?
Winner of the Washingtonian great places to work, and Glassdoor #1 Company to Work For 2015! Have access to all of TMF's online and email products for FREE, and be paid for your contributions to TMF! Click the link and start your Fool career.