Anyone else have a crush on Norm Abram?

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Forum topic by Broooklyn posted 03-03-2010 08:18 AM 2626 views 0 times favorited 26 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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03-03-2010 08:18 AM

He just seems so cuddly.

Maybe it’s because I grew up watching him. He’s like the father of woodworking to me.

-- Matt - Brooklyn, NY

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#1 posted 03-03-2010 10:12 AM


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#2 posted 03-03-2010 12:08 PM

Alright LJ’s he’s on the web we all can have him..

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#3 posted 03-03-2010 01:34 PM

OK, I admit it but let’s call it a “man crush”.

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#4 posted 03-03-2010 02:43 PM

You guys are scaring me!!! ;-))

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#5 posted 03-03-2010 02:56 PM

He’s my BFF!

-- Wood is Good!

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#6 posted 03-03-2010 03:17 PM

I almost spit out my breakfast when I read this topic!!! LOL

I think most woodguys and woodgals would like to at least meet Norm.

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#7 posted 03-03-2010 03:35 PM

CanKuhn…. that’s scary! LOL!

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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#8 posted 03-03-2010 03:45 PM

Lol CanKuhn, you must have cabin fever really bad!!

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#9 posted 03-03-2010 04:06 PM

You guys are cracking me up!!


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#10 posted 03-03-2010 04:29 PM

By the way, does anyone have a mailing address for Norm. I am sure he gets a thousand letters a day but then one has to try…

-- Never board, always knotty, lots of growth rings

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#11 posted 03-03-2010 04:51 PM

Thats funny !!

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#12 posted 03-03-2010 06:31 PM

Come on men, a crush no! Respect, definitely yes.

-- You can't trust a dog to guard your food.

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#13 posted 03-03-2010 11:40 PM

I have totally had a crush on Norm. The flanel and beard is a very good look for him, and all of the things he can do with his hands…..Anyway, glad I’m not the only one.

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#14 posted 03-03-2010 11:53 PM

crush, ... Norm is more like a religious icon, to me, he and the last jewish carpenter (2000 yrs ago) both walk on water ! He’s done more to raise awareness and bring woodworking into the mainstream

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#15 posted 03-04-2010 07:22 PM

Kuhn, that video is ridiculous! Your students must have a lot of fun in your classes!

-- Matt - Brooklyn, NY

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