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Old 07-12-18, 02:44 PM
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Old 07-12-18, 04:39 PM
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I also miss @CbadRider.

What I can't imagine is how anybody would miss @Doohickie or @jsharr. Big targets.
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Old 07-12-18, 04:43 PM
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Originally Posted by wethepeople View Post
Epic bunp! I bet half of the people who have participated in this thread are loooong gone.
I am not gone, I just am not here.
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Phobias are for irrational fears. Fear of junk ripping badgers is perfectly rational. Those things are nasty.
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Old 07-12-18, 06:37 PM
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I am not gone, I just am not here.
well, there's gone and then there's gone gone... and then there's REALLY gone. like totally
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Old 07-13-18, 02:56 AM
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Originally Posted by trsidn View Post
Post #160
You do realize that's not how you get to post no. 160, you only get a list of three uses of that hashtag,

Right click or whatever on the post number and copy the link to it.

https://www.bikeforums.net/20442800-post160.htm

Well, dang that's not it either. What up?
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Old 07-13-18, 04:11 AM
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Old 07-13-18, 04:13 AM
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Old 07-13-18, 06:55 AM
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Originally Posted by Rollfast View Post
You do realize that's not how you get to post no. 160, you only get a list of three uses of that hashtag,

Right click or whatever on the post number and copy the link to it.

https://www.bikeforums.net/20442800-post160.htm

Well, dang that's not it either. What up?
I discovered such afterward...
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Old 07-13-18, 07:27 AM
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click on the post number and open it in a new tab, then copy the url https://www.bikeforums.net/20445022-post183.html
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Old 07-15-18, 06:38 PM
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I miss all of you.
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Old 07-15-18, 07:27 PM
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Cbad and ps anyone heard from her.
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Old 07-16-18, 10:48 AM
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Solveg hasn't posted in 9 years... she always had some good stories.

I see her profile "friends" list has lots of people that are still around.
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Old 07-16-18, 11:32 AM
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Anyone ever stumble across a really old thread and see someone was banned back in 2006 or whatever and then go down a rabbit hole looking up 15-year-old threads trying to figure out the story?

No? Um... me neither.
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Old 09-13-19, 12:33 PM
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Originally Posted by jyossarian View Post
Did 55Rad ever get his Tete back?
Been a while since I've posted, but did this question ever get answered? That paint job was going to be epic.
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Old 09-13-19, 01:29 PM
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I miss Sixty Fiver and FBinNY. I believe both are doing well, but are spending time on other pursuits rather than talking/arguing about bikes on BF. They both generously provided kind advice based on years of experience.
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Old 09-15-19, 04:42 AM
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Originally Posted by Doohickie View Post
I'm a little disappointed that no one misses me.

I tend to return for short bursts, read the threads about the latest justifications for helmet use and advances in chain lube technology, then fade away again.
You told a fair number of lies back in the day
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Old 09-15-19, 06:20 AM
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Old 09-15-19, 06:46 AM
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Save Windy.
I too miss his “insanity.”
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Old 09-16-19, 03:20 AM
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Originally Posted by chipcom View Post
I miss my bottom half



if you don't know who that is, take a guess!
Hey, what ever happened to chipcom?
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Old 09-16-19, 08:05 AM
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^ An oldie but a goodie!
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Old 09-20-19, 03:51 AM
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BF members you miss.

@Maelochs was banned for a month on 6/29 and I haven't seen any posts by (him) since; last visit was 6/29, last post 6/28.

I also liked reading @FBinNY for his level-headed posts; last visit 3/26/19, last post 11/16/18.
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(from a now-closed thread) Yet on the Fifty-Plus Forum, the disappeared are remembered fondly, and sought out, for example, "Anyone hear from STAPFAM these days??"
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Either quoting a member, or using a "Mention" with the "@" character ahead of their screen name is flushing the Once Forgotten members out of their holes
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"Anyone hear from STAPFAM these days??"

…For those Fifty-Plus and older, I'm reminded of that frequently repeated 1960 TV version of Peter Pan with Mary Martin, in which Tinkerbelle was fading away, and Peter Pan pleaded with the TV audience,"If you believe, clap your hands; don't let Tink die."
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This thread is just wonderful. And yeah, Stapfam is one of the people who I do miss a little here.

But it has been excellent to see some other people posting here who haven't in a while. Any chance they can stick around for a while?
Keep clapping.

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Old 09-20-19, 04:33 AM
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Originally Posted by DiabloScott View Post
Solveg hasn't posted in 9 years... she always had some good stories.

I see her profile "friends" list has lots of people that are still around.
Originally Posted by ThermionicScott View Post
I miss Sixty Fiver and FBinNY. I believe both are doing well, but are spending time on other pursuits rather than talking/arguing about bikes on BF.

They both generously provided kind advice based on years of experience.
Originally Posted by Jim from Boston View Post
I also liked reading @FBinNY for his level-headed posts; last visit 3/26/19, last post 11/16/18...
Originally Posted by qcpmsame View Post
I miss Solveg's posts, and Tom Bombadill always had something interesting to say, too.

Easthill in another member I miss, but I know the background on her leaving, I don't blame her for heading elsewhere, but the other party is still active, and gets up in a lather like a little kid, when someone brings up the foolishness they started and caused a good member to head out.

There were many people that helped me out when I first joined up here. Denver, Stapfam, Jim from Boston, Jim Mueller, Easthill, Miss Kenton, the various Diegos, and a host of others, all got me off to a good start here.

I had some great mentors when I joined up, everyone here was supportive and encouraging to me...

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Old 09-20-19, 05:23 AM
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Originally Posted by DiabloScott View Post
Solveg hasn't posted in 9 years... she always had some good stories.

I see her profile "friends" list has lots of people that are still around.
Originally Posted by ThermionicScott View Post
I miss Sixty Fiver and FBinNY. I believe both are doing well, but are spending time on other pursuits rather than talking/arguing about bikes on BF.

They both generously provided kind advice based on years of experience.
i once started a now-closed thread, “Bike Forums Hall of Fame”
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Whom do you consider to be among the Elder States(people), Gurus. Sages, Authorities…on Bike Forums (and their specialties), worthy of a Hall of Fame?
Originally Posted by 10Wheels
Me Thinks it is Very Cold in Boston.

Very Few members post and read all of the many forums.

There are great posters in each of them.
Originally Posted by Kenshibiker
If I were to nominate a couple of folks it would be FBinNY and Andrew Stewart in the Bicycle Mechanics group….
Originally Posted by Jim from Boston
I read FBinNY often in the Commuter, and (?) Fifty-Plus Forums and respect his opinions, so I would agree.
Originally Posted by CbadRider
These threads have a way of turning south pretty quickly. From past experience, for every positive comment about a member there is usually someone who wants to post a negative comment, and we just don't want to go there.

Thread closed.
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