Twin Cities Area Campfire BS Thread

Discussion in 'Central – From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States' started by Daggy, Sep 28, 2008.

  1. propforward

    propforward PIE!romaniac

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    There isn't a tag spreadsheet for the Central Tag game. Well, there is now because I made one. I used the existing spreadsheet for the twin cities game standings obviously.

    EDIT: At least I hope there wasn't a spreadsheet for the central tag game. :D
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    propforward PIE!romaniac

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    Archive tags to post new tags is one thing, but when people are using them to win tags, that is lame assedness beyond compare. Anyone doing that should have their ADV username revoked, and then be poked at with pointed sticks and stuff.
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    Spikehead Two-Bit Throttle Bum

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    Sounds like a plan. When do we start?
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    propforward PIE!romaniac

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    Now.

    :amazon
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    For some idiots it's all about the win. The game doesn't matter. I'll start sharpening my stick.
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    We should convince JJMSP to alter the rule in the central tag game to match the twin cities game - ie you MUST ride to the tag in order to win it.
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    pineconeMN Been here awhile

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    propforward PIE!romaniac

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    Grainboob was just trying to look clever and pretend he knows what a pivot table is.
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    Wasn't he a frat boy? I'm pretty sure he knows what a pivot table is :lol3

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    Wow, the forum skin suddenly changed on me. Did that happen to anyone else?

    Seems to work faster so that's cool.
  11. Grainbelt

    Grainbelt marginal adventurer Super Moderator

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    The default skin changed from cRAsH to ADV 2.0 on the site's 10th anniversary, a while back.

    ADV 2.0 has been a little buggy, so they switched the default back to cRAsH. ADV 2.0 is still available, you just have to select it. :thumb
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    propforward PIE!romaniac

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    I just reselected it. But I kind of like Crash now that I've seen it. And it seems to run faster, so I might go with that for a while.
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    Spikehead Two-Bit Throttle Bum

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    Is that like what the salad dressing lives on at a supper club?

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    Something like that. I think they're actually called lazy bastards or something.
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    I was in Kansas City and Lawrence, KS last weekend for the KU Texas game. What a great day. I got a speeding ticket from the local sheriff trying to catch all the alumni coming in from the next county for the game and he grabbed me doing 87 in 70 (Damn you out of state plates), but I saw a ton of bikes out on Sunday was in the 50s there.

    Really getting anxious! Saw this at least he has a cool garage, but then again I am not a mechanic (yet)
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    I suppose it's a very arty farty movie and everything, but it is a dingy workshop if you ask me. I like bright and white for workspaces. Sometimes though you just have to make do with what you have. My last shed was far from ideal, and even dirtier - and very definitely a hell of a lot colder - than the one in the movie, but did the job well enough.

    Had to move bikes into the dining room over winter for maintenance though, because the shed was so cold. :vardy

    Dartboard above motorcycle does not seem to be an ideal placement. Wood burning stove in workshop with gasoline.....not ideal either. I'll assume he has no gasoline in the gas tank or stored anywhere.

    Practicality outweighs artiness in workshops, in my humble and unimportant opinion.

    But a healthy dose of pinups on the walls of a shoppe - very necessary. :nod

    I'm not a mechanic either by the way. I don't think I want to be, because then people will expect me to fix their shit.
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    Spikehead Two-Bit Throttle Bum

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    That's our Grainy!

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    I am sure looking forward to going for a ride for pie.
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    My fork springs arrived, and I got the old forks pulled.

    So it may not be riding for pie, but we will have bike and pie day some day soon. :thumb
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    propforward PIE!romaniac

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    That works. Make that buttermilky one, that's a very nice pie.

    And bring beer.

    If I feel enthusiastic enough I'll make a bundt cake.

    Maybe.

    Are we supposed to be replacing a tyre as well or something?