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Blog entry by BigTiny posted 03-17-2011 07:58 PM 1158 reads 0 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is Saint Patrick’s Day, so what better day and what better way to celebrate my 1,000th posting here than to wish one and all the best of the day?

May the good Lord take a liking to you, but not too soon!

Paul

-- The nicer the nice, the higher the price!



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a1Jim

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#1 posted 03-17-2011 08:01 PM

I didn’t know Tiny was an Irish name? LOL congrats on a 1000 comments

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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branch

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#2 posted 03-17-2011 08:39 PM

happy saint patrick day to you big tiny hope you have a good one

hi a 1 jim you don’t have to be Irish to celebrate st patrick day
every one is welcome here in ireland to wear the shamrock
have a good day

branch

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#3 posted 03-17-2011 08:50 PM

What’s Irish and stays out all night?
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Patti O’furniture.

-- Randy, Tupelo, MS ~ A man who honors his wife will have children who honor their father.

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#4 posted 03-17-2011 09:17 PM

I’ve been doing some study of my genealogy and discovered, somewhat to my surprise, that my ggggrandfather immigrated from Ireland in 1822. I’m Irish! However, the records indicate that I am protestant Irish. Hence, I should be wearing orange and not green today. I’m wearing neither.

I’ve learned that “Greer” is an Irish name and if spelled “Grier” it is a Scottish name. Never thought of Rosie Grier as being Scottish.

Anyway – Happy St. Patrick’s Day to all.

-- Rich, Cedar Rapids, IA - I'm a woodworker. I don't create beauty, I reveal it.

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Jack_T

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#5 posted 03-17-2011 09:24 PM

I try not to think of Rosie at all.

Happy St. Patrick’s day to all.

Congratulations on post number 1000.

-- Jack T, John 3:16 "For God so loved the world that he gave his only Son, so that everyone who believes in him might not perish but might have eternal life."

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BigTiny

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#6 posted 03-17-2011 09:31 PM

Rosie’s not Scottish, he comes from the Irish portion of the family, in spite of the spelling.

You’ve never heard of the black Irish?

-- The nicer the nice, the higher the price!

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Jack_T

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#7 posted 03-17-2011 09:55 PM

Oops. I was thinking Rose O’Donell

-- Jack T, John 3:16 "For God so loved the world that he gave his only Son, so that everyone who believes in him might not perish but might have eternal life."

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#8 posted 03-17-2011 10:24 PM

Congrats Paul and have a Guiness(spelling?) on me!

-- Div @ the bottom end of Africa. "A woodworker's sharpest tool should be his mind."

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#9 posted 03-17-2011 11:12 PM

Congrat.
Always a pleasure.
Best thoughts,
Mads

-- MAD F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

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#10 posted 03-17-2011 11:26 PM

thanks for all the support you provide to the site/members

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)

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Sheila Landry (scrollgirl)

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#11 posted 03-18-2011 01:04 AM

May you have 10,000+ MORE comments, Paul! I always love hearing (reading) what you have to say. Whether it be a comment, opinion or encouragement to someone, it is always given with thoughtfulness and kindness. I am glad you are my buddy. Congratulations! :D

Sheila

-- Designer/Artist/Teacher. Owner of Sheila Landry Designs (http://www.sheilalandrydesigns.com) Scroll saw, wood working and painting patterns and surfaces. "Knowledge is Power"

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#12 posted 03-18-2011 02:31 AM

I’ll raise a Guinness to you on this special day. Happy St. Pats to all who wish to celebrate
I just finished my CornBeef-n-Cabbage w/potatoes. OH, and a Guinness!! mmmm mmmmm gooood !!

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed. Kentuk55@yahoo.com

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BigTiny

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#13 posted 03-18-2011 06:11 AM

While my nickname isn’t exactly Irish, my maternal grandfather came from County Cork.

I really enjoy my time here on LumberJocks. I get a kick out of the exchanges of information and the shared pride of accomplishment when someone posts a newly completed project, be it a reproduction of a Louis XIV desk or a simple mallet made from an old pallet. We encourage each other to try and to improve. I’ve learned a lot here, and like to think I’ve given back in some small way.

To those who drag out their Irish roots once a year for their ration of green beer, the best of the day to you. To those whose roots go a bit deeper (like my wife, whose maiden name was Danaher) Slante!

Paul

-- The nicer the nice, the higher the price!

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