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Retirement of Cyrillic from Moderation
« on: February 03, 2014, 12:49:02 PM »
It is with a heavy heart that I announce the retirement from moderation of Cyrillic, our Other Topics Mod.

On behalf of the Admins and Moderators, I thank you, Cyrillic, for your service to the forum, and for being a good and productive member of this community for a long time.
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Re: Retirement of Cyrillic from Moderation
« Reply #1 on: February 03, 2014, 12:51:18 PM »
Well that stinks. We barely knew you! Ahh well. I wish you the best in your future endeavors.  :angel:

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Re: Retirement of Cyrillic from Moderation
« Reply #2 on: February 03, 2014, 12:53:42 PM »
What a shame. He's not leaving the forum, though, is he?
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Re: Retirement of Cyrillic from Moderation
« Reply #3 on: February 03, 2014, 12:54:36 PM »
Memory eternal.
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Re: Retirement of Cyrillic from Moderation
« Reply #4 on: February 03, 2014, 01:17:43 PM »
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Read this before the OP. That was scary.
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Re: Retirement of Cyrillic from Moderation
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Re: Retirement of Cyrillic from Moderation
« Reply #6 on: February 03, 2014, 01:21:10 PM »

Cyrillic was a great and fair moderator.  His skills will be missed.

I understand that he will NOT be leaving the Forum, however, personal responsibilities require him to spend less time online.

I wish you all the best in everything you do.

God bless!!!
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Re: Retirement of Cyrillic from Moderation
« Reply #7 on: February 03, 2014, 01:30:26 PM »
Cyrillic was a great mod.  :'(

Many years!
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Re: Retirement of Cyrillic from Moderation
« Reply #8 on: February 03, 2014, 01:57:06 PM »
Memory eternal.
Read this before the OP. That was scary.

I ain't dead yet

What a shame. He's not leaving the forum, though, is he?

Naw, I'll continue haunting this place.
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Re: Retirement of Cyrillic from Moderation
« Reply #9 on: February 03, 2014, 01:58:26 PM »
^Glad to hear. :)
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Re: Retirement of Cyrillic from Moderation
« Reply #10 on: February 03, 2014, 02:09:16 PM »
I ain't dead yet

I'll continue haunting this place.

Cyrillic the friendly ghost?

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Re: Retirement of Cyrillic from Moderation
« Reply #11 on: February 03, 2014, 03:53:45 PM »
Unfortunate. Cyrillic did a fanstastic job as moderator.
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Re: Retirement of Cyrillic from Moderation
« Reply #12 on: February 03, 2014, 04:10:12 PM »
Thank you Cyrillic for your service and best wishes on your future endeavors.   :)

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Re: Retirement of Cyrillic from Moderation
« Reply #13 on: February 03, 2014, 04:31:51 PM »
I will miss your oversight, Cyrillic. You gave me hope for the younger generations.
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Re: Retirement of Cyrillic from Moderation
« Reply #14 on: February 03, 2014, 04:37:38 PM »
Thank you Cyrillic for your service, you'll be missed - I am SO glad you're going to continue to hang out!

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Re: Retirement of Cyrillic from Moderation
« Reply #15 on: February 03, 2014, 05:03:52 PM »
Memory eternal.
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Re: Retirement of Cyrillic from Moderation
« Reply #16 on: February 03, 2014, 05:40:41 PM »
I love you, Cyrillic.   :-*
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Re: Retirement of Cyrillic from Moderation
« Reply #17 on: February 03, 2014, 11:10:28 PM »
Thanks for everything big C! Good Luck!
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Re: Retirement of Cyrillic from Moderation
« Reply #18 on: February 03, 2014, 11:33:48 PM »
More people complain about your retirement than about your job as a moderator.  I'd say that counts as success!



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Re: Retirement of Cyrillic from Moderation
« Reply #19 on: February 04, 2014, 12:18:26 AM »
Sorry your stepping down. I wish you well in your other endeavors.
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Re: Retirement of Cyrillic from Moderation
« Reply #20 on: February 04, 2014, 03:33:59 PM »
Thanks everyone. I appreciate it.
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Re: Retirement of Cyrillic from Moderation
« Reply #21 on: February 04, 2014, 04:21:50 PM »
Thank you for your work here, Cyrilic.  :)
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Re: Retirement of Cyrillic from Moderation
« Reply #22 on: February 04, 2014, 04:28:35 PM »
I didn't notice his moderating really, which is probably a sign that he did a good job.

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Re: Retirement of Cyrillic from Moderation
« Reply #23 on: February 06, 2014, 07:53:51 AM »
Thank you for your service!

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Re: Retirement of Cyrillic from Moderation
« Reply #24 on: February 16, 2014, 10:38:13 PM »
Cyrillic!  Know that in mod vacancies, you will always be hold a top notch recommendation again some day  ;)
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