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WHAT IN THE WORLD HAS HAPPENED TO THIS BB??????

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  • WHAT IN THE WORLD HAS HAPPENED TO THIS BB??????

    I leave for a few months to work and come back to....

    - 15 Willem threads (It was cute in the beginning. It's annoying now)

    - I love the Moderator threads (Who really loves the moderators?)

    - STILL more helmet threads (Didn't this die like a year ago?)

    - Baby Aiden updates and auctions (I do feel sorry for the child, but this is a horse web site - and I am sure that MANY MANY people that post here have sick/dying family and friends that they don't bother to post about on this bb - the COTH BB it is not the place. Where do you draw the line?)

    Obviously the DQ's have taken over in my absence. Guess this is what I get for leaving a hokie in charge.

    Oh....so very disappointing....... [img]/infopop/emoticons/icon_frown.gif[/img]
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    #2
    I leave for a few months to work and come back to....

    - 15 Willem threads (It was cute in the beginning. It's annoying now)

    - I love the Moderator threads (Who really loves the moderators?)

    - STILL more helmet threads (Didn't this die like a year ago?)

    - Baby Aiden updates and auctions (I do feel sorry for the child, but this is a horse web site - and I am sure that MANY MANY people that post here have sick/dying family and friends that they don't bother to post about on this bb - the COTH BB it is not the place. Where do you draw the line?)

    Obviously the DQ's have taken over in my absence. Guess this is what I get for leaving a hokie in charge.

    Oh....so very disappointing....... [img]/infopop/emoticons/icon_frown.gif[/img]

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    • #3
      Whoa there, killer.

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      *Britney*
      ~Rush Hour~

      **Proud owner of a spunky Alydar grandson**

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      • #4
        Wow.

        mizzwade
        mizzwade

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        • #5
          <BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><font size="-1">quote:</font><HR>Originally posted by mizzwade:
          Wow.

          mizzwade<HR></BLOCKQUOTE>

          Uh, yeah. [img]/infopop/emoticons/icon_rolleyes.gif[/img]

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          Britney L. Pelletier
          ~*Rush Hour*~
          *Children's Jumper Clique*Thoroughbred Clique*NH Clique*



          *Britney*
          ~Rush Hour~

          **Proud owner of a spunky Alydar grandson**

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          • #6
            Too much eggnog already, Colin? You're not supposed to mix it with the pills.

            "I've found you find strength in your moments of weakness."

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            • #7
              if you don't like it then go away.....and don't come back

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              • #8
                so nice to see you too!

                Die hard member of the JESSE fan club!! [img]/infopop/emoticons/icon_smile.gif[/img]
                Member of the Disgruntled College Student Clique
                GO TARHEELS!
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                • #9
                  ditto Colin.

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                  • #10
                    Did Colin take a mean pill today or is she just annoyed that the main topic of conversation is no longer Virginia inside jokes?
                    'Computers are useless. They can only give you answers.'
                    - Pablo Picasso

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                      #11
                      <BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><font size="-1">quote:</font><HR>Originally posted by VTrider:
                      ditto Colin.<HR></BLOCKQUOTE>

                      Thanks for agreeing, VT....however I blame you for not monitoring this in my absence! [img]/infopop/emoticons/icon_wink.gif[/img]

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                        #12
                        <BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><font size="-1">quote:</font><HR>Originally posted by Sleepy:
                        Did Colin take a mean pill today or is she just annoyed that the main topic of conversation is no longer Virginia inside jokes?<HR></BLOCKQUOTE>

                        The main topics have ABSOLUTELY NOTHING TO DO WITH HORSES, RIDING, etc!

                        We should change the name to the Chronicle of the Horse generic chat room.......... [img]/infopop/emoticons/icon_confused.gif[/img]

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                        • #13
                          Colin, dear. Did you not take your medication today?

                          Frankly, attacking Willem and the moderator thank you threads is one thing, but you are really asking to be hit upside the head with the Aunt Esther Purse when you start dissing Baby Aiden.

                          You know the drill. If you don't like the threads, don't read them. If you don't like these boards, don't come here. But don't bitch just for the sake of bitching when you know that there is no way in hell that we are ever going to change things to be precisely to your liking.

                          As you've been told before, if you don't like the way the playground is set up, then don't play here.
                          "I don't want to sound like a broken record here, but why is it that a woman will forgive homicidal behavior in a horse, yet be highly critical of a man for leaving the toilet seat up?" Dave Barry

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                            #14
                            ....and not just mine. Many are unhappy with the way this bb has turned. Everyone has personal problems. Hurt/dying family members and friends. Where do you draw the line? Do you allow EVERYONE to start up a collection fund for their dying relatives?

                            My horse needs colic surgery - raise money!
                            I can't afford to show - raise money!
                            My mother is dying of cancer - raise money!
                            My brother was in a car accident and we have no insurance - raise money!

                            Do you get it?

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                            • #15
                              So start a horse related topic instead of complaining [img]/infopop/emoticons/icon_rolleyes.gif[/img]

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                              • #16
                                I thought that Colin, ever being the diplomat that she is, had some interesting thoughts. In preparation for too many sweets tomorrow, I think she simply refrained from sugar-coating them today!!!

                                One thing you can give and still keep is your word.
                                One thing you can give and still keep is your word.

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                                  #17
                                  <BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><font size="-1">quote:</font><HR>Originally posted by Astraled:
                                  So start a horse related topic instead of complaining [img]/infopop/emoticons/icon_rolleyes.gif[/img]

                                  __________________________
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                                  A STATEMENT OF CONSCIENCE AGAINST WAR AND REPRESSION
                                  http://www.nion.us/

                                  <HR></BLOCKQUOTE>

                                  Hello? This is the most horse related topic on this bb right now.

                                  A complaint about non-horse related topics.

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                                  • #18
                                    Colin, don't let the door hit your butt on the way out.
                                    "I don't want to sound like a broken record here, but why is it that a woman will forgive homicidal behavior in a horse, yet be highly critical of a man for leaving the toilet seat up?" Dave Barry

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                                      #19
                                      <BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><font size="-1">quote:</font><HR>Originally posted by Portia:
                                      Colin, don't let the door hit your butt on the way out.<HR></BLOCKQUOTE>

                                      Sorry to disappoint you portia, but I'm not going anywhere. I am simply stating an opinion about where the bb seems to be headed. It is nothing more than my opinion. You do not have to agree. You do not have to read it. You do not have to post.

                                      I am not being rude to anyone or breaking any bb rules........

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                                      • #20
                                        ...when the BB no longer revolves around you...and your concern for your job...Felix the goat...spiked nose bands...

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