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by Fburtxds1
Wed Aug 21, 2013 1:36 am
Forum: Front Page News
Topic: Revival of the Politics Forum
Replies: 4
Views: 6868

Re: Revival of the Politics Forum

Fantastic!!! You guys are great, John!!

Uh, you will let us know if the NSA signs up as well, won't you? :shock:
by Fburtxds1
Tue Aug 20, 2013 5:05 am
Forum: Front Page News
Topic: Removal of the Politics Forum
Replies: 61
Views: 43432

Re: Removal of the Politics Forum

Bring it back - I've changed my political affiliation to the Contrarian Party (Motto: If you're for it - we're against it) Here's a few of our party's "planks": Mandatory drug use for recipients of gov't benefits. The rationale here being we need to keep them unmotivated to compete for what few job...
by Fburtxds1
Thu Mar 03, 2011 5:49 pm
Forum: Front Page News
Topic: Removal of the Politics Forum
Replies: 61
Views: 43432

Re: Removal of the Politics Forum

Although I'm not an Administrator or even a Moderator of any sort anymore, it was requested that I move the discussion of vaccuum tubes over to a dedicated thread. So despite the fact that I'm neither of the aforementioned functionaries and, in fact, know zilch about vacuum tubes anymore, I will cr...
by Fburtxds1
Wed Mar 02, 2011 8:15 am
Forum: Front Page News
Topic: Removal of the Politics Forum
Replies: 61
Views: 43432

Re: Removal of the Politics Forum

It's great to have you back, Mark! I for one have missed your input. Being a dedicated bibliophile I am intrigued by your comments about book-binding. That sounds like a lot of fun. Way back when, I visited Colonial Williamsburg, and one of my favorite exhibits there was the booksmith shop. I always...
by Fburtxds1
Mon Jul 12, 2010 8:47 pm
Forum: Front Page News
Topic: Removal of the Politics Forum
Replies: 61
Views: 43432

Re: Removal of the Politics Forum

I think it has to do with the fact that this particular section is tied into the Administrators' function. You'll also notice you can't edit or even delete your own entry after posting on this thread.
by Fburtxds1
Mon Jul 12, 2010 12:21 pm
Forum: Front Page News
Topic: Removal of the Politics Forum
Replies: 61
Views: 43432

Re: Removal of the Politics Forum

To be honest with you, guys, I am already beginning to feel a deep sense of deprivation in the loss of our Politics Forum; even to the point of finding it hard to feel enthuisiastic about contributing to the other Forum Topics. I actually feel stifled and can't help but feel something very precious ...
by Fburtxds1
Fri Jul 09, 2010 3:39 pm
Forum: Front Page News
Topic: Removal of the Politics Forum
Replies: 61
Views: 43432

Re: Removal of the Politics Forum

As one of the moderators for the Politics Forum I cannot help but feel somewhat responsible for the breakdown in decorum and civility in the discussions. For that I sincerely apologize. The only defense I can offer is that it is a Herculaean task to be born when asked to police discussions among a g...
by Fburtxds1
Fri Aug 14, 2009 4:02 pm
Forum: Front Page News
Topic: Got a forum topic thats not for you?
Replies: 8
Views: 7324

Re: Got a forum topic thats not for you?

Amen, Brother Mark.
by Fburtxds1
Sun Dec 09, 2007 6:37 pm
Forum: Front Page News
Topic: Photo Gallery Back Online!
Replies: 13
Views: 13700

Re: Photo Gallery Back Online!

Fantastic!!! Thanks, John. It was missed but I for one understand how other events can get in the way of getting things done. Thank you so very much for all the hard work you put into this site.
by Fburtxds1
Thu Aug 09, 2007 1:03 am
Forum: Front Page News
Topic: Data Systems Tech Search #1 on Google!
Replies: 3
Views: 5245

Re: Data Systems Tech Search #1 on Google!

Well, that's a definite boost to our already inflated egos. I can't say it's undeserved though. We've always known we're special.
by Fburtxds1
Mon May 28, 2007 12:13 am
Forum: Front Page News
Topic: Site Upgraded to PHPBB Version 3!!!
Replies: 17
Views: 18070

Re: Site Upgraded to PHPBB Version 3!!!

You are a scholar and a gentleman, John. You've done a great job.