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#1 posted 09-01-2010 10:28 PM

Have the same problem, here. Awful, ain’t it??

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#2 posted 09-01-2010 10:28 PM

William, me and you must be kin folks. ditto

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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#3 posted 09-01-2010 10:30 PM

it must be in the water here….

-- rhykenologist and plant grower

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#4 posted 09-01-2010 10:30 PM

sounds like you’re doing fine…. although expect soon to quit updating your own personal blog ;)

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#5 posted 09-01-2010 10:30 PM

I find it pretty addictive too … a major time suck..but in a good way. And yes I received the same warning you did.

-- Galootish log blog,

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#6 posted 09-01-2010 10:37 PM

Keep coming back, It works if you work it.

-- -Zeke- "I hate to rush off, but I gotta go see a man about a log"

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#7 posted 09-01-2010 10:46 PM

Same here! It has become a part of my daily life being here. Even if I am ‘lurking’ I am learning and enjoying things. The people here are all so nice. The site is so easy to get around. There are so many different ‘departments’ that you can spend your time in. If you want to talk, go to the forums. If you want to learn or just read, go to the blogs. If you want to ‘window shop’ go to the project gallery – it is like going to a museum! There is something for everyone here and I really love it. I think that is why we all come back!

Sheila :)

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

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#8 posted 09-01-2010 10:52 PM

I see I have 9,820 posts. What problem?

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

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#9 posted 09-01-2010 10:53 PM

I agree, I have the same problem. There are so many great people here!

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#10 posted 09-01-2010 10:58 PM

Some addictions are good. I like my LJ addiction.

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

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#11 posted 09-01-2010 11:01 PM

i look at pictures all day when i’m at work/i too have this problem i guess

-- Life is enjoyable especially when you borrow from people

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#12 posted 09-01-2010 11:06 PM

Maybe we should start a support group.

-- mrg

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#13 posted 09-01-2010 11:09 PM

Ok, we’re starting a 12 step program right now.
1. post a project
2. post a blog entry
3. write a personal message to at least one buddy
4. write a review to the last tools you bought
5. check out at least three people’s workshops
6. ...................

$%$#@#$%!!!!! This aint working!!!!!
I only made it to #6 before I had to go back to the homepage and see if anyone posted any new projects.


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#14 posted 09-01-2010 11:53 PM

i am going to be starting a night time addiction class…LJA…. lumber jock addictions…it will be free and i will be the monitor and i will be the one who decides on what lumber subject we talk about..for the first week…then the class will be run by other jocks…i think it would be appropriate for karson and A1jim to monitor the class after that …then purplev..and so on… qualify for this class you of coarse must be logged on to lumber jocks…this will be a 2 hour class…and will be held every night…the goal will be to reduce the amount of time we spend here…the class will be an on going class for as long as the earth shall did any of this make sense and does everyone who reads it understand they must be here for the 2 hours…if you have any questions…you must log on to lumber jocks and wait until someone answers your question…i would type more but i must go look to see what new projects have been posted…....MY NAME IS GRIZZMAN, I AM A LUMBERJOCK…I AM ADDICTED TO THIS SITE….now see that helped…i think….....

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

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#15 posted 09-02-2010 12:25 AM

besides its take away some shoptime I can´t see a problem…....
wait where is my shoptime…........have to find it…...I know I had a project there…..I think

thank´s for the reminder I gess I have to skip my job in the future


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