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Forum topic by Clint Searl posted 09-13-2012 07:00 PM 609 views 0 times favorited 7 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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Clint Searl

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09-13-2012 07:00 PM

What’s the point in continuing a topic with over 19,000 replies and many months old. Seems juvenile to me.

-- Clint Searl....Ya can no more do what ya don't know how than ya can git back from where ya ain't been


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chrisstef

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#1 posted 09-13-2012 07:19 PM

-- "there aren’t many hand tools as awe-inspiring as the #8 jointer. I mean, it just reeks of cast iron heft and hubris" - Smitty

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404 - Not Found

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#2 posted 09-13-2012 08:51 PM

It might have escaped you, but there is a social aspect to this site – and those threads in particular. I’m not a contributer to HPoYD or Stumpy’s ever evolving mega thread, but I do sometimes visit them.
Whatever happened to live and let live? And why do they bother you that much that you feel compelled to call them juvenile and pointless?
I wouldn’t want to kick a football in your back yard.

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DIYaholic

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#3 posted 09-13-2012 09:34 PM

”juvenile and pointless”, perhaps in your eyes, but to each their own.

I am a “Stumpy Zone” inhabitant.There are many “regulars”, that I call friends, and we assemble and socialize on that thread. We discuss many a varied topic of the day. Just like any “social gathering” the conversation can and does go on many tangents. You say “juvenile”, I say light hearted. You say tom-A-to, I say tomato.

In your opinion it is “pointless” and you have every right to your opinion. I’m sorry that you feel friendship & camaraderie are pointless.

-- 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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Bill White

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#4 posted 09-13-2012 09:41 PM

Come on Clint. The Stumpster has some neat offerings.
Bill

-- bill@magraphics.us

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DamnYankee

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#5 posted 09-14-2012 03:07 AM

“point” who said there had to be a “point”?
Actually the “point” is we are friends geographically seperated that choose to use a blog site to stay in touch, share ideas, etc. We are a small community within the larger LJ community. All are welcome, however, attendance is not mandatory. If you don’t like us, you are free to go somewhere else.

“juvenile” my goal is life is to grow old not up.

-- Shameless - Winner of two Stumpy Nubs Awards

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Moron

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#6 posted 09-14-2012 03:22 AM

Clint

people are like sheep

try and remain being the shepard,

despite the Bababa from those who flock

-- "Good artists borrow, great artists steal”…..Picasso

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thedude50

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#7 posted 09-14-2012 07:02 AM

this is the danger of the previous censorship the fact is a large number of us gather in these threads if you dont like it piss off

-- when I am not on Lumberjocks I am on @ http://thisoldworkshop.com where we allow free speech

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