You learned well. One thing you are not quite stating, but, I believe you understand. The point takes longer to cook than the flat, it probes tender sooner, but, takes a little longer to reach that melting stage so many of us like.
"perhaps...but then again...maybe not..."
careful there son, those ribs are boiling hot...
(='.'=) Here there be bunnies...
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