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Blog entry by Martin Sojka posted 10-18-2010 10:24 PM 9305 reads 1 time favorited 69 comments Add to Favorites Watch

As you probably noticed, we have hit an impressive milestone just a few hours ago. Total number of comments on LumberJocks exceeded 1,000,000 – yes that’s ONE MILLION! This number has been reached in 1694 days since the February, 2006 when the site was launched. That’s around 4.6 years of steady growth. As they say, picture is worth a thousand words.. well in this case it’s a nice little chart:

I’d like to thank all of you for making this happen and I hope that the three most active LumberJocks – a1jim, Karson and Scott Bryan – will accept the LJ shirt as a personal thanks from me. I think you deserve it.

Let’s keep this site encouraging, helpful and most of all – friendly!



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longgone

5688 posts in 2280 days


#1 posted 10-18-2010 10:30 PM

That is alot!!! Congratulations,,,...

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MsDebbieP

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#2 posted 10-18-2010 10:32 PM

impressive ..and what a great slope that is in the chart!

Congrats Martin on such a successful online community.

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

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rivergirl

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#3 posted 10-18-2010 10:32 PM

That’s a lot ob B.S. isn’t it? ;)

-- Homer : "Oh, and how is education supposed to make me feel smarter? Besides, every time I learn something new, it pushes some old stuff out of my brain."

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Loucarb

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#4 posted 10-18-2010 10:33 PM

That is amazing. Congratulations on a fantastic site.

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Dick, & Barb Cain

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#5 posted 10-18-2010 10:36 PM

WOW!! Fantastic!!

-- -** You are never to old to set another goal or to dream a new dream ****************** Dick, & Barb Cain, Hibbing, MN. http://www.woodcarvingillustrated.com/gallery/member.php?uid=3627&protype=1

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Jordan

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#6 posted 10-18-2010 10:36 PM

Wow, that IS impressive! Did the 1,000,000th comment get a prize?

-- http://www.jordanstraker.com

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Jason

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#7 posted 10-18-2010 10:37 PM

Outstanding. Kudos to you Martin for all of your work and generosity. I’m sure Jim, Karson and Scott will appreciate the LJs schwag.

-- Jason - Colorado Springs

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Eric_S

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#8 posted 10-18-2010 10:42 PM

Congrats Martin on such a successful and beneficial site. Even more impressive is that while there are more frequent posts later on, it never once drops or has dips in its activity. Go LJ’s!

-- - Eric Indianapolis, IN

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Jamie Speirs

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#9 posted 10-18-2010 10:44 PM

Well done. :)

-- Who is the happiest of men? He who values the merits of others, and in their pleasure takes joy, even as though 'twere his own. --Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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Lee A. Jesberger

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#10 posted 10-18-2010 10:53 PM

Outstanding…Congratulations, Martin!!!!

Lee

-- by Lee A. Jesberger http://www.prowoodworkingtips.com http://www.ezee-feed.com

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patron

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#11 posted 10-18-2010 10:59 PM

lot’s of blabbing going on

hard to stop good things

thanks martin
and congratulations

to you
and the commenting kings !

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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NBeener

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#12 posted 10-18-2010 11:02 PM

Very cool !

A lot of knowledge in that million posts.

Martin, ... if you wouldn’t mind … could you kindly transcribe them all, into book form ? I have this new display tower that I built, and … just the perfect shelf for The Gospel According to The LumberJocks :-)

-- -- Neil

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a1Jim

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#13 posted 10-18-2010 11:08 PM

Congrats Martin 1 million is a big number even more blabbing than I can do, next onward to 2 million.
And a LJ shirt to boot how lucky am I .
Thanks for the kind thought Martin.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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Chip

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#14 posted 10-18-2010 11:12 PM

Terrific site made up of many terrific people. Kudos to Martin for his efforts.

-- Better to say nothing and be thought the fool... then to speak and erase all doubt!

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WayneC

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#15 posted 10-18-2010 11:17 PM

Well done Martin. Thanks for the wonderful site.

-- We must guard our enthusiasm as we would our life - James Krenov

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