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Golden Key
Shipmate
# 1468

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Hi. Don't know if anyone's still checking Styx here...

I was using the new Ship, and then I kept getting messages about problems connecting with the server. I tried, over hours, to get back in. No luck. So I went to

http://www.isitdownrightnow.com/forums.shipoffools.com.html

Here's what it's saying, after checking several times:

quote:
Forums.shipoffools.com Server Status Check

Website Name:
Forums

URL Checked:
forums.shipoffools.com

Response Time:
no response

Down For:
more than a week

DOWN
Forums.shipoffools.com is DOWN
It is not just you. The server is not responding...

Thought someone should know. Hope the Ship will be afloat soon!

Thx. [Smile]

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Blessed Gator, pray for us!
--"Oh bat bladders, do you have to bring common sense into this?" (Dragon, "Jane & the Dragon")
--"Oh, Peace Train, save this country!" (Yusuf/Cat Stevens, "Peace Train")

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The Scrumpmeister
Ship’s Taverner
# 5638

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Same problem for me. [Frown]

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If Christ is not fully human, humankind is not fully saved. - St John of Saint-Denis

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Boogie

Boogie on down!
# 13538

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Yes, I have the same problem. I came here to see what was up.
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Bishops Finger
Shipmate
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Same here, too.

Help!

IJ

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Our words are giants when they do us an injury, and dwarfs when they do us a service. (Wilkie Collins)

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Golden Key
Shipmate
# 1468

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{Hurls virtual chocolate coins and other virtual offerings in the direction(s) of the H/As to gain their attention and favor.}

[Help]

(Wow, feels good to use our smilies again! [Smile] )

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Blessed Gator, pray for us!
--"Oh bat bladders, do you have to bring common sense into this?" (Dragon, "Jane & the Dragon")
--"Oh, Peace Train, save this country!" (Yusuf/Cat Stevens, "Peace Train")

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Wesley J

Silly Shipmate
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Thanks, GK.

You think it's the Non-Fools attacking us? I'd hate to be 'normal'. [Smile] [Big Grin]

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Be it as it may: Wesley J will stay. --- Euthanasia, that sounds good. An alpine neutral neighbourhood. Then back to Britain, all dressed in wood. Things were gonna get worse. (John Cooper Clarke)

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Pants

Emergency underwear
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Oo look... it says it here too!
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Golden Key
Shipmate
# 1468

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Maybe the Vintage Ship was lonely and/or the new Ship needed a vacation?

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Blessed Gator, pray for us!
--"Oh bat bladders, do you have to bring common sense into this?" (Dragon, "Jane & the Dragon")
--"Oh, Peace Train, save this country!" (Yusuf/Cat Stevens, "Peace Train")

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Chorister

Completely Frocked
# 473

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Hello, is this the New Ship Life Raft??

I wanted to post a link to the Ship for a friend who could be interested in joining, but soon realised there wasn't much point at the moment.

So, what shall we talk about while we are waiting? Lovely weather today.

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Retired, sitting back and watching others for a change.

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Chorister

Completely Frocked
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aha, it's back up now, must have been talk of the weather that frightened it.... return to Mother Ship.

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Retired, sitting back and watching others for a change.

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Golden Key
Shipmate
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Chorister--

It's back, indeed. Thanks! [Smile]

BTW: if we're dealing with the Mother Ship, do we get the Mother Ship music from "Close Encounters Of The Third Kind"?

{boom BOOM!!!}

[Cool]

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Blessed Gator, pray for us!
--"Oh bat bladders, do you have to bring common sense into this?" (Dragon, "Jane & the Dragon")
--"Oh, Peace Train, save this country!" (Yusuf/Cat Stevens, "Peace Train")

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Bishops Finger
Shipmate
# 5430

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This might be the scene you're thinking of:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wZj7gUIO-2k

Fantastic stuff!

Boom-boom-boom-boom-BOOM....etc.

What a wonderful concept - communicating by music...

IJ

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Our words are giants when they do us an injury, and dwarfs when they do us a service. (Wilkie Collins)

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Miffy

Ship's elephant
# 1438

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quote:
Originally posted by Golden Key:
Chorister--

It's back, indeed. Thanks! [Smile]

BTW: if we're dealing with the Mother Ship, do we get the Mother Ship music from "Close Encounters Of The Third Kind"?

{boom BOOM!!!}

[Cool]

I fear you may have spoken too soon. [Frown]
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Boogie

Boogie on down!
# 13538

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All is fine now.

[Yipee]

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Wesley J

Silly Shipmate
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I've started a thread on the issue over on the new Ship, here. I hope this helps. [Smile]

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Be it as it may: Wesley J will stay. --- Euthanasia, that sounds good. An alpine neutral neighbourhood. Then back to Britain, all dressed in wood. Things were gonna get worse. (John Cooper Clarke)

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Golden Key
Shipmate
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BF--

quote:
Originally posted by Bishops Finger:
This might be the scene you're thinking of:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wZj7gUIO-2k

Fantastic stuff!

Boom-boom-boom-boom-BOOM....etc.

What a wonderful concept - communicating by music...


Yup, and thanks for the link! That's exactly the scene: the mama ship cuts in with a deep "boom BOOM". Always makes me laugh.

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Blessed Gator, pray for us!
--"Oh bat bladders, do you have to bring common sense into this?" (Dragon, "Jane & the Dragon")
--"Oh, Peace Train, save this country!" (Yusuf/Cat Stevens, "Peace Train")

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ThunderBunk

Stone cold idiot
# 15579

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and again?

[Waterworks]

[Waterworks]

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Currently mostly furious, and occasionally foolish. Normal service may resume eventually. Or it may not. And remember children, "feiern ist wichtig".

Foolish, potentially deranged witterings

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ThunderBunk

Stone cold idiot
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quote:
Originally posted by ThunderBunk:
and again?

[Waterworks]

[Waterworks]

Only for five mins.

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Currently mostly furious, and occasionally foolish. Normal service may resume eventually. Or it may not. And remember children, "feiern ist wichtig".

Foolish, potentially deranged witterings

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Alan Cresswell

Mad Scientist 先生
# 31

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I guess the tech guys at the company hosting the new Ship are out enjoying the sun. It's certainly out of the control of the Admins, and probably our own tech wizards. Sorry about that.

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Don't cling to a mistake just because you spent a lot of time making it.

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Golden Key
Shipmate
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Thanks, Alan. [Smile]

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Blessed Gator, pray for us!
--"Oh bat bladders, do you have to bring common sense into this?" (Dragon, "Jane & the Dragon")
--"Oh, Peace Train, save this country!" (Yusuf/Cat Stevens, "Peace Train")

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