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Hi friends

I have posted in the past saying I hit 20.000 comments and had a lot of feedback anywhere from “big deal” to “get a life” to “congrats” So I debated about saying anything this time when I’m about to hit the 50,000 comment mark but I thought it was a good opportunity to tell all of you how grateful I am for you sharing your projects,positive feedback and sometimes just telling my I’m wrong about any particular subject, regarding certain operations in woodworking or other wise . I try to be a positive force on Ljs but have had my off days like anyone,so to those I might have offended let’s start anew.
One thing I think that is important is to make new folks feel welcome ,so may I suggest that you take some time and welcome new folks or even those who have not had any comments on the projects that they have posted, to me having things positive and encouraging others makes LJs a better place .
I’m glad there is a LJs to all share and learn together.


-- Custom furniture

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#1 posted 886 days ago

You’re awesome a1Jim. Your positive approach and encouragement makes for a friendly site. Congrats on your up coming 50k posts.

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#2 posted 886 days ago

Hey Jim let me be one of the first to say Congratulations on your reaching 50,000 comments!
Cu do’s !
Being friendly is why I like LJ’s
Thanks a bunch!

-- Tony C , My high school shop teacher said "You can do it"... Now I can't stop!

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#3 posted 886 days ago

Amen Jim. I know that your and all the other LJ’s comments on my projects have made me feel welcomed and FUELED my insane desire to become a better wood worker. Thanks and congratulations on the big 50,000!

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!

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Lee A. Jesberger

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#4 posted 886 days ago

Ah, get a life, big deal, congratulations….LOL

I think you make LJ’s a better place Jim. So, here’s to 50,000 more.


-- by Lee A. Jesberger

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#5 posted 886 days ago

Well that is quite a number, Jim! Congratulations on your milestone. I think it is nice that you share with others and make everyone feel welcome and like part of the group. I remember you were one of the first ones to welcome me and comment on my profile and it kept me coming back. Keep it up! Here’s to the next 50,000!

Sheila :)

-- Contributing Editor, Creative Woodworks and Crafts Magazine, If you like reading my blog, come visit at Sheila Landry Designs "Knowledge is Power"

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#6 posted 886 days ago

It is ALL the people like yourself that makes LJs such a welcoming place. 50,000 posts is a tribute to YOU being one of the most welcoming and encouraging voices here on LJs.

KUDOS to you, for all you do here!!!

-- Randy-- I may not be good...but I am slow! If good things come to those who wait.... Why is procratination a bad thing?

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#7 posted 886 days ago

you bet im sure its 50,000 to one lol

-- wizzardofwood..... "ITS MY JOB TO AMAZE YOU"

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#8 posted 886 days ago

Congratulations! Now Get A Life! LOL

Have you thought of getting a hobby??? I hear Woodworking can be a fun & productive hobby! ROFLMAO

-- Chris, Washington The State!

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#9 posted 886 days ago

Jim, you are a very positive force on LJs. My hat is off to you, as you almost always comment on every project or posting in a positive nature.Thanks, all of the new woodworkers and old alike need may types of imput to make good choices and learn something new. I have become a much better woodworker by following the advice and ideas on this site, from all the members. Thanks Again to ALL. Bob

-- Bob, Lewistown, Montana. Kindness is the Language the blind can see and deaf can hear. - Mark Twain

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#10 posted 886 days ago

who cares if one make one or 50000 :-))
but I thank you for being who you are and always make people to do the best
and if we don´t see your avatar we all start to worry a little for you :-) well some of us

cheers to the next 50 G

best thoughts

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#11 posted 886 days ago

It is a big deal A1Jim.
I enjoy your comments.. I would miss it if you didn’t, keep going !

-- "My mission in life - make everyone smile !"

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#12 posted 886 days ago

Wondered why every place I stop you were there before me. LOL just thought you might be an official greeter? Some projects have no comments but many views.

People post projects to be part of this and each entry is personal. You serve them well Jimster :)

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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#13 posted 886 days ago

You average 40 posts a day which is incredible considering I average 40 posts a year. Enjoy your 50k.


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Jorge G.

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#14 posted 886 days ago

Congrats Jim, you are an asset to the site and always a nice fellow, even on your bad days…. :-)

-- To surrender a dream leaves life as it is — and not as it could be.

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#15 posted 886 days ago

Wow thanks gang your all to nice, It’s great having friends like ya’ll

-- Custom furniture

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