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Old 01-07-2013, 02:38 PM
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Default Hey, do I win a special prize?

I just noticed that my "like" count is higher than my "post" count.
Do I win a special prize for that?
Or is the "like" count an indication of the exceptionally low standards that some folks have around here?


My 7th Grade English teacher told me that I'd never amount to anything. That was a lot of pressure to put on a 12 year old kid, but it gave me a goal in life, and I thought I nailed it.
Then 1,000 people come along and "like" me.
It's a lot if work to amount to nothing!

I wonder if I'll ever get to 5 million like Sip did.

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Old 01-07-2013, 02:43 PM
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Your prize is you get the next ten "Likes" FREE! Whopee!
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Old 01-07-2013, 02:50 PM
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NO,

Actually you will be billed $100 to help keep the Forum going so

that everyone has access to your posts and insight.
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Old 01-07-2013, 02:54 PM
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Well ya got an extra "like" from me.
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Old 01-07-2013, 04:31 PM
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Do they really like you?
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Old 01-07-2013, 06:23 PM
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Then 1,000 people come along and "like" me.
It's not a thousand different people, it's about twenty, and just one has liked you over 900 times. Kinda creepy, innit?
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Old 01-07-2013, 06:38 PM
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Don't get too many likes...then you have to give something away.
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Old 01-07-2013, 07:03 PM
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Where's the "Hate" button?
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Old 01-07-2013, 08:50 PM
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Where's the "Hate" button?
If they installed one of those, it would probably get used so much that it would overload the main circuit board and crash the whole forum.
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Old 01-07-2013, 08:54 PM
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Where's the "Hate" button?
Hate is a harsh word. How about 'Dislikes'?
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Old 01-07-2013, 08:55 PM
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I just noticed that my "like" count is higher than my "post" count.
Do I win a special prize for that?
Or is the "like" count an indication of the exceptionally low standards that some folks have around here?


My 7th Grade English teacher told me that I'd never amount to anything. That was a lot of pressure to put on a 22 year old kid, but it gave me a goal in life, and I thought I nailed it.
Then 1,000 people come along and "like" me.
It's a lot if work to amount to nothing!

I wonder if I'll ever get to 5 million like Sip did.

Thanks all.
I love this place.
Fixed it Jethro.
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Old 01-07-2013, 08:58 PM
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Fixed it Jethro.
Naw, I dun did alreddy granulated frum high skool by the time I were 22.
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Old 01-07-2013, 09:05 PM
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Why am I reminded of Sally Fields at the oscars???
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There is a name for that "prize", but to avoid another infraction I will refrain from posting that kind of picture on the forum.
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There is a name for that "prize", but to avoid another infraction I will refrain from posting that kind of picture on the forum.
That's why they invented PM's.
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Don't let your ego get too inflated. It's Annie and the puppies -- we're suckers for puppy pics and stories. Your kindness helped your cause.
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Old 01-07-2013, 10:37 PM
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Don't let your ego get too inflated.
No, sir!
Any time I let my ego flare up, God comes along and flicks my ear with his finger. Never fails to get my attention.
EGO - Edging God Out
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