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Postby Zak » 12 Oct 2009 03:08

Hi, I've been browsing these forums for a while now and enjoying the level of informed discussion. I first read Dune when I was about 14 or 15 and have been reading and re-reading it ever since. Once I saw that the forum creator here used a picture of The Dude for his avatar, I knew I had to join.

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Postby lotek » 12 Oct 2009 03:31

in fact he is the Dude :)

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Postby inhuien » 12 Oct 2009 04:03

Hi Zak :) welcome aboard.

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Postby SandChigger » 12 Oct 2009 05:16

Achlan wasachlan fi sietchna. :)

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Postby Serkanner » 12 Oct 2009 05:55

Welcome home!
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Postby Freakzilla » 12 Oct 2009 06:57

Zak wrote:Once I saw that the forum creator here used a picture of The Dude for his avatar, I knew I had to join.

I'm also an ordained Dudeist Priest. :D

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Postby Tleszer » 12 Oct 2009 09:54

The Jackals of Jacurutu welcome you!
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Postby Seraphan » 12 Oct 2009 12:18

Hi and welcome.
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Postby Ampoliros » 12 Oct 2009 12:21

Welcome Welcome!
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Postby Mandy » 12 Oct 2009 12:22

Hi Zak!
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Postby DuneFishUK » 12 Oct 2009 12:32

Welcome :)

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Postby Eyes High » 12 Oct 2009 15:12

Hello and welcome. Look forward to getting to know you better.

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Postby Arrrmanda » 12 Oct 2009 16:19

Hi Zak!

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Postby Nekhrun » 12 Oct 2009 18:46

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