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Hi friends
I’ve had a few of my LJ buddies contacting me saying congrats on almost hitting a 100,000 comments,well it looks like I’ll be hitting that number in the next couple days. Here’s the amazing news I found out last night ,as soon as I hit the 100,000 comment mark the owners of LJs is going to give me a dollar for each comment,a new car and let me invite 10 of my best LJs buddies and their families to Hawaii for a all expense paid 4 day trip. I was astonished and over welmed with their generosity .

Oh ,I forgot to tell you I got the news in a dream last night Ha Ha LOL

-- Custom furniture

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#1 posted 244 days ago

Jim, that’s heartless!


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#2 posted 244 days ago

Now wouldn’t it be something if it were true? :) congrats

I wanted to be the first to comment as I’ve never been to Hawaii, hint hint :)

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#3 posted 244 days ago

Jim you’re posts are often the highlight of my day. They SHOULD give you a car :)

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#4 posted 244 days ago

Jim … I don’t want to go to Hawaii. Can you give me a ticket to the Bahamas instead?

-- Gerry -- "I don't plan to ever really grow up ... I'm just going to learn how to act in public!"

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#5 posted 244 days ago

Don sorry about that!

Blakie things like that only happen in dreams.

Doc how kind of you.

Gerry I don’t think that’s possible since many contest say no substitutions ,but I’ll let you know after I wake up tomorrow morning and see if I get and update in another dream :)

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#6 posted 244 days ago

I have been to Hawaii, so I should go as your guide.

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#7 posted 244 days ago

Woohoo! I can already feel the Hawaiin breeze while sipping a pina colada…

Unlike Blackie, I HAVE been to Hawaii many times and personally know the Hawaiin Tropic beach models…wink wink ;) Just saying…


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#8 posted 244 days ago

Maybe I would have to ask for all of us on LJs to go YA HOOOOOO
But where would they put all that Koa wood that every body would want to bring home ?

-- Custom furniture

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#9 posted 244 days ago

Regardless of getting a trip to Hawaii of just getting a postcard from Hawaii…that is one heck of an accomplishment…however, I am right on you heels with only 95,700+ more posts to go to reach 100,000.

-- Every step of each project is considered my masterpiece because I want the finished product to reflect the quality of my work.

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#10 posted 244 days ago

Tonight I’ll try to dream about getting you some fuzzy dice for that car. And maybe a bobble head. (you’re an ornery fellow aren’t you)

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#11 posted 244 days ago

You should be awarded with something….after almost 100,000 comments of helpful advice and shared expertise for those of “us” that visit this site everyday….

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#12 posted 244 days ago

Congrats Jim, but really you are so lucky it wasn’t true.
Nobody, least of all you, needs 80,419 disgruntled woodworkers mad at them ….... :-)

.... Just looking at the bright side for you Jim

-- Paul M ..............If God wanted us to have fiberglass boats he would have given us fiberglass trees.

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#13 posted 244 days ago

You can do it Greg just post all of your new boxes :)

Hey Rick can the dice be pink and the bobble head be of Grizz ? LOL

Thanks for your kind words kdc .

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#14 posted 244 days ago

Hey Paul
Maybe you have a boat stowed away some where that you can let the owners of Ljs charter?

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#15 posted 244 days ago

That’s great news, Jim. Congratulations. What else did you dream about last night? When I have a dream that I don’t understand I’m going to consult you.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- 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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