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Triple D-Digits y'all

Postby Apjak » 25 Sep 2009 09:28

This is in celebration and useless narcissism that I proclaim that I Apjak have now submitted my 100th post. Funny, our newest Troll-puppet or whatever has beaten me to this profane landmark in a mere three days whilst I have taken my sweet time squeaking in at just under a year and quarter. This is the first internet forum I've ever been active on, and now while not my only, still my favorite if my Firefox history is to be believed.

First of all, I'd like to the academy... err Moderators, Naming Freakzilla and Omphalos thanks a lot for all you do.

I like to thank Trang for getting me to come here, and Smugetsu whom I got to come here, for keeping it RL.
Also more props to me, as I'm the reason you two read Dune.

Thanks Sandchigger and Sandrider (sorry if you didn't want lumped together) for saying everything I would say in anger way quicker than I can say it. You both have my respect, and I've been able to be very patient thanks to you.

Thanks Eyes High for being patience personified.

Thanks Hunchback Jack and Loremaster for being on my friends list even though I'm not sure what, if anything that does, but props. You guys often say what I would have, if I were on here more.

And to everyone I do not mention by name, if you ask, I'll blow some smoke up your ass in this thread

Seriously thanks everyone, and biggest thanks to Frank mutha' fuckin' Herbert for giving us a reason to stand up for something by sitting down and bitching on the internet.

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Re: Triple D-Digits y'all

Postby Eyes High » 25 Sep 2009 09:38

Wonderful. Simply wonderful.


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Re: Triple D-Digits y'all

Postby inhuien » 25 Sep 2009 09:42

I've always been a fan of quality over quantity. Congrats!!!
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Re: Triple D-Digits y'all

Postby SandChigger » 25 Sep 2009 11:19

Wow. :oops:

:D

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Re: Triple D-Digits y'all

Postby Omphalos » 25 Sep 2009 11:50

I say that we give Eyes the title of "Patience Personified."

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Re: Triple D-Digits y'all

Postby Seraphan » 25 Sep 2009 11:55

Omphalos wrote:I say that we give Eyes the title of "Patience Personified."

Here, here! :clap:
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Re: Triple D-Digits y'all

Postby inhuien » 25 Sep 2009 12:06

SandChigger wrote:Wow. :oops:

:D

:lol: :lol: :lol: Aww shucks, it's just a shame I fall short on both measures :P.
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Re: Triple D-Digits y'all

Postby SandChigger » 25 Sep 2009 12:25

Seraphan wrote:
Omphalos wrote:I say that we give Eyes the title of "Patience Personified."

Here, here! :clap:

Thirded!


(You may fall, but at least you bounce noiselessly. :P )

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Re: Triple D-Digits y'all

Postby inhuien » 25 Sep 2009 13:58

(Surely I am the unseen falling tree.)
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Re: Triple D-Digits y'all

Postby SandChigger » 25 Sep 2009 14:02

(Unseen but not unfelt: Y E S Y E S O H O H O H moaned Helen with her other hand....)

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Re: Triple D-Digits y'all

Postby Nekhrun » 25 Sep 2009 15:53

SandChigger wrote:
Seraphan wrote:
Omphalos wrote:I say that we give Eyes the title of "Patience Personified."

Here, here! :clap:

Thirded!


(You may fall, but at least you bounce noiselessly. :P )

Sounds good, though I have evidence to the contrary :twisted:

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Re: Triple D-Digits y'all

Postby Eyes High » 26 Sep 2009 00:12

Nekhrun wrote:
SandChigger wrote:
Seraphan wrote:
Omphalos wrote:I say that we give Eyes the title of "Patience Personified."

Here, here! :clap:

Thirded!


(You may fall, but at least you bounce noiselessly. :P )

Sounds good, though I have evidence to the contrary :twisted:

Where's my damn title?



:oops: :oops: :oops: :oops:

Thanks y'all.

And Nek. That's our little secret. ;)
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Re: Triple D-Digits y'all

Postby Freakzilla » 26 Sep 2009 04:54

Nekhrun wrote:
SandChigger wrote:
Seraphan wrote:
Omphalos wrote:I say that we give Eyes the title of "Patience Personified."

Here, here! :clap:

Thirded!


(You may fall, but at least you bounce noiselessly. :P )

Sounds good, though I have evidence to the contrary :twisted:

Where's my damn title?


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Re: Triple D-Digits y'all

Postby SandChigger » 26 Sep 2009 11:08

:lol: Kewl.

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Re: Triple D-Digits y'all

Postby SandRider » 26 Sep 2009 11:13

Freakzilla wrote:
Nekhrun wrote:
SandChigger wrote:
Seraphan wrote:
Omphalos wrote:I say that we give Eyes the title of "Patience Personified."

Here, here! :clap:

Thirded!


(You may fall, but at least you bounce noiselessly. :P )

Sounds good, though I have evidence to the contrary :twisted:

Where's my damn title?


Be carefull what you wish for...


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Re: Triple D-Digits y'all

Postby trang » 29 Sep 2009 21:24

I apologize Apjak for missing this thread in the sea of active threads!! Congrats on your 100.. I plode along slowly myself, being routinely passed in post count by newer folks.

Glad Smug climbed aboard also..

Hope ya continue to have fun here, as I do, making FH and DUNE a daily part of my OH existance.

back to regularly scheduled programming I think!!

Weee Heeeee Eyes for Patience Personified!!

Oh and by the way all, Im still in Thunderdome waiting for BH and KJA!!! Send em my way!! THOSE TWO ENTER... AND I LEAVE... MMMMMMMMMMMMMUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUHHHHHHHHHHHHHAAAAAAAAAAAAA!!!!!!!!!!
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Re: Triple D-Digits y'all

Postby Arrrmanda » 01 Oct 2009 00:49

Man 100 posts? You guys got lives or something? On another board I frequent, the second person ever just celebrated 30k posts. :oops:

Anyway, grats!

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Re: Triple D-Digits y'all

Postby inhuien » 01 Oct 2009 06:51

I've heard lives are good, must put one on my wish list.
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Re: Triple D-Digits y'all

Postby Apjak » 27 May 2010 15:41

Speaking of having lives, Image ....I just got an extra one.

This is my 200th post, and also very likely the last post I will make before I get married this Saturday. Image

Being as I'm a Duner, I'm marrying a Ringer. She's read Dune, but as of yet none of the sequels, legitimate or otherwise. She thinks that the story was good, but that it finished itself. She thinks sequels might ruin it for her. I plan to have her read through CoD by the end of the year even if i have to dangle more topless James McAvoy in front of her to do it.
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Anyway I want to take this time to once again thank the members of our sietch for leading on in the fight against all that is unholy.

Imagenamely, this.

More narcissism/confusion time!
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Re: Triple D-Digits y'all

Postby SandChigger » 27 May 2010 15:55

Congratulations! :D

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Re: Triple D-Digits y'all

Postby SandRider » 27 May 2010 17:28

mazel tov !
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Re: Triple D-Digits y'all

Postby Nekhrun » 27 May 2010 18:27

She's read one more Dune book than my wife has. Nice work.
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Re: Triple D-Digits y'all

Postby Tleszer » 27 May 2010 18:43

Congrats!
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Postby merkin muffley » 27 May 2010 20:10

Congratulations, Apjak
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Re: Triple D-Digits y'all

Postby Hunchback Jack » 27 May 2010 22:19

Congratulations!

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