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dakremer

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996 days ago

I cannot tell anyone else what to do and I would not attempt to try.

However, let me advise my fellow LJ friends that I make it a point to never read or comment on any non-shop talk topic that appears to talk about talking about politics on Lumberjocks. I, effectively, boycott them.

I encourage others to consider adopting the same policy.

Haha. Sorry Rich. I couldnt help my self (all in good fun, and proving a point)

-- Hey you dang woodchucks, quit chucking my wood!!!!


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David Grimes

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#1 posted 996 days ago

Sign me up for a trial subscription, please.

-- If you're going to stir the pot, think BIG spoon or SMALL boat paddle. David Grimes, Georgia

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dakremer

2421 posts in 1676 days


#2 posted 996 days ago

I’ll need your credit card information, David. 3 day trial period. If not cancelled before trial period is over a charge of $39.99 will be added to your credit card per month of activation. Thank you

-- Hey you dang woodchucks, quit chucking my wood!!!!

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thejaz

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#3 posted 996 days ago

I’m with you, brother.

-- Tom Snyder - theJaz

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CharlieM1958

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#4 posted 996 days ago

If two negatives make a positive, does a post about not commenting on posts about not commenting on posts about political topics in the non-shop forum actually belong in one of the woodworking forums?

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

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dakremer

2421 posts in 1676 days


#5 posted 996 days ago

Charlie, that is so crazy that it actually might be true!! You actually got the point I’m trying to make!! (its ok for me to do it though, because I dont care about political threads or threads about not posting on political threads – therefore i’m not really being hypocritical. I think this thread is completely appropriate – in fact I was just talking about it in my shop last week, and it had nothing to do with woodworking….Weird)

Someone really needs to “one-up” me and post a thread about not commenting on threads that are about not commenting on threads that are about not commenting on political threads….

I just blacked out

-- Hey you dang woodchucks, quit chucking my wood!!!!

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Eric_S

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#6 posted 996 days ago

Right there with you dak, err I mean Rich. Charlie makes a good point though ;)

-- - Eric Indianapolis, IN

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ShaneA

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#7 posted 996 days ago

I read them, its good to see what the people are up to. I guess I am more equal opportunity than others. It is still a strange concept to me that people are upset they that have to skip over stuff that doesnt interest them. We all skip projects, forums, blogs that dont interest us, without complaining or calling out a boycott. Its like they dont have the respect for others or me to choose for ourselves.

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dakremer

2421 posts in 1676 days


#8 posted 996 days ago

thats a good point ShaneA – I dont particularly like seeing Pen Turning on LJs (no offense to the pen turners…its just that it doesnt interest me).....Maybe I should complain to management that I want a button to push so I never have to see Pens again….BECAUSE IT REALLY TICKS ME OFF TO THE POINT OF UNCONTROLLABLE ANGER when I see PENS….AND YOU WOULDNT LIKE ME WHEN I’M ANGRY!!

-- Hey you dang woodchucks, quit chucking my wood!!!!

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jeepturner

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#9 posted 996 days ago

Well, I am not going to post on this topic at all.

This post intentionally left without meaningful content.

-- Mel,

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Brad_Nailor

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#10 posted 996 days ago

Charlie..if you put in one more “commenting on posts” the whole thing would just cancel itself out and disappear…

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dakremer

2421 posts in 1676 days


#11 posted 996 days ago

We should test this in a lab, Brad…

-- Hey you dang woodchucks, quit chucking my wood!!!!

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Bertha

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#12 posted 995 days ago

I didn’t click on this link because I don’t read these things and I’m certainly not going to post on it;)

-- My dad and I built a 65 chev pick up.I killed trannys in that thing for some reason-Hog

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helluvawreck

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#13 posted 995 days ago

No comment.

-- 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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dakremer

2421 posts in 1676 days


#14 posted 995 days ago

haha Cr1

1) I’m very sorry that I’ve progressed your incontinence problem. I’m not going to lie, it made me giggle a little. TRUST me…you dont want to share my wealth….however I will let you share my school debt.

2) Stupid pens. Each one of them is different and everyone of them has a different point. If I made a pen, my point would definitely be better than all the rest, and then I’d tell them that. I really just can’t stand pens! I dont know what I’m going to do

-- Hey you dang woodchucks, quit chucking my wood!!!!

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GregD

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#15 posted 995 days ago

Yeah, what’s with all the pen turning projects on a woodworking forum. The pens I use are all made from plastic, and even some of the pen projects are too.

What happened to all the pencil turning projects? Aren’t pencils usually wood? Clearly there is some communist conspiracy spreading patent lies that led to progressive taxes that killed all the pencil jobs leaving us with nothing but these pen project parasites.

Geepers.

Apologies to Cr1. I couldn’t help myself.

-- Greg D.

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