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Piglet
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quote:
Originally posted by Bishops Finger:
I just wanna say how really, really, sorry I am, Lord, to just have used the word 'just' twice in one sentence, but I just really, really wanna get to my 10000 posts soon, before the Lord comes again, or the new Ship gets launched...

Ay-Men.

BF, you're a tube*. And a complete tonic. [Smile]

* tube, (Northern Irish mildly derogatory slang) n. a fool. cf. eejitUsed in gentle mockery of someone who has done or said something daft.

[ 08. January 2018, 21:07: Message edited by: Piglet ]

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Marvin the Martian

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quote:
Originally posted by lilBuddha:
We shall all be equal, if for but a moment.

Actually, no. The Hosts and Admins have had something of a head start on the rest of you while testing the new software. A couple of us are past 100 posts already [Big Grin]

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Hail Gallaxhar

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Marvin the Martian

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Also, it may interest you to know that in the new software, if a post or thread gets deleted it disappears from your post count as well!

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Hail Gallaxhar

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Marvin the Martian

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And that makes 30,000 posts for me!!!

That's an average of 5.57 posts per day for nearly 15 years.

Egad [Eek!] [Ultra confused]

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Hail Gallaxhar

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lilBuddha
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quote:
Originally posted by Marvin the Martian:
quote:
Originally posted by lilBuddha:
We shall all be equal, if for but a moment.

Actually, no. The Hosts and Admins have had something of a head start on the rest of you while testing the new software. A couple of us are past 100 posts already [Big Grin]
Cheaters!
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Marvin the Martian

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Hours, probably.

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Rossweisse

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quote:
Originally posted by Marvin the Martian:
And that makes 30,000 posts for me!!!
...

Bravo!

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Piglet
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Good on you, Marvin! [Smile]

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Gill H

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Well done Marvin!

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Japes

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5141 days after I signed up, here I am at 2000 posts.

Mind you, I posted very little in my first few years, so most of those posts have happened since 2009.

[Big Grin]

Congratulations to Marvin!

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Piglet
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Well done Japes! [Smile]

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Rossweisse

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I made it to 15,000 posts!

Okay, can we launch the new Ship now?

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jedijudy

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Way to go, Ross! [Big Grin]

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Rossweisse

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But I'll never catch up to you, JJ!

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Piglet
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Good on you, Ross! [Smile]

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Rossweisse

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...or to you, Piglet!

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Piglet
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[Big Grin]

I do talk the most awful lot of b*ll*cks, don't I?

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Gill H

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Yay Rossweisse! Well done.

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Rossweisse

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quote:
Originally posted by Piglet:
I do talk the most awful lot of b*ll*cks, don't I?

Nahh.

Thank you, Gill!

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Gill H

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Since I doubt I will make another 100 posts before the current Ship goes into dry dock ...

Mini-celebration alert!

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Boogie

Boogie on down!
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I’m working on getting to 13,000 before we all walk the plank [Smile]

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Bishops Finger
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Well, I passed the 10000 mark a while back.

May the Lord have mercy on my soul.

And on yours.... [Snigger]

IJ

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Zappa
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I was hoping for 19,000 drivel-clicks, but I fear the plank may beat me, too ...

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Zappa
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(though I could cheat [Biased] )

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Piglet
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Do what I did: start playing the games in the Circus - it doesn't half rack up your post-count! [Big Grin]

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jedijudy

Organist of the Jedi Temple
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Finally. Finally, finally!

18,000! It sure took long enough!

[Big Grin]

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Rossweisse

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Brava, JJ!

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jedijudy

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Thank you, Ross! You made it all look so easy! I felt I was swimming upstream amongst the salmon! [Big Grin]

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Boogie

Boogie on down!
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13,000!

Yay!

I’ve taken a screen shot for posterity [Big Grin]

Now, bring on the New Ship!

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jedijudy

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Way to go, Boogie! [Big Grin]

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Rossweisse

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Yay, Boogie! (I'm just hoping I don't make it to 16k before the New Ship launches.)

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jedijudy

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You have until Wednesday, Ross! [Biased]

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Rossweisse

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I might make it to 15,100.

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Eutychus
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Hmm, should I try and hit 18,000 by a run at Everlasting Sentences, or should I actually work?

Decisions, decisions...

(having seen, and regretfully passed, the aesthetically pleasing 17890...)

[ 26. February 2018, 12:18: Message edited by: Eutychus ]

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lily pad
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Eutychus, I'd be happy to sign in as you and get that post count up!!!

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Bishops Finger
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Well done, Rossweisse! 15,105 just above....

[Overused]

IJ

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Rossweisse

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Thank you, BF! I shan't make it to 15,200, though.

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Nicolemr
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I think I shall have to make an attempt at 11800.

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Nicolemr
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And this should be it... 11800, I hope.

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Rossweisse

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Brava, Nicole!

And tomorrow we all begin again.

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