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Happy 100,000 posts, OC.net!
« on: December 31, 2005, 12:50:47 AM »
Congratulations on reaching 100,000 posts, oc.net!
I think Dustin, Phil, and Robert deserve many congratulations, and many happy returns!

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Oh, and I'm not just saying this 'cause I'm a company man... I really enjoy the site, even when the discussions divert off to bottles of beer on the wall...
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Re: Happy 100,000 posts, OC.net!
« Reply #1 on: December 31, 2005, 12:55:30 AM »
Good golly!  I go out to be with my cousins and when I get back you lot have gone the distance and with over 24 hours to spare!  I'm impressed.

Good work!!  I congratulate you.

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Re: Happy 100,000 posts, OC.net!
« Reply #2 on: December 31, 2005, 12:56:29 AM »
Well, the beer clearly helped.

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Re: Happy 100,000 posts, OC.net!
« Reply #3 on: December 31, 2005, 12:56:45 AM »
It helped that we got on a roll with the whole "post count" thread and the "59 bottles of (insert alchohol, animal, concept, etc here) on the wall"
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Re: Happy 100,000 posts, OC.net!
« Reply #4 on: December 31, 2005, 01:01:18 AM »
Well it can't just have been the drive to midnight for New Year's since as I write this it's only around late tea or early supper time in Eastern Australia.  Save your strength for 2006, lads.

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Re: Happy 100,000 posts, OC.net!
« Reply #5 on: December 31, 2005, 01:06:14 AM »
Well it can't just have been the drive to midnight for New Year's since as I write this it's only around late tea or early supper time in Eastern Australia.ÂÂ  Save your strength for 2006, lads.

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Re: Happy 100,000 posts, OC.net!
« Reply #6 on: December 31, 2005, 01:19:36 AM »
Amazing...can't celebrate...got that damn flu bug...a jigger or two of patron & its lights out...

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Re: Happy 100,000 posts, OC.net!
« Reply #7 on: December 31, 2005, 01:35:17 AM »
I'm sorry you're under the weather, Jakub.  I hope you're on the road to recovery at least.

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Re: Happy 100,000 posts, OC.net!
« Reply #8 on: January 01, 2006, 05:47:42 PM »
Looking for a source of elfin elixir...ideas ?

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Re: Happy 100,000 posts, OC.net!
« Reply #9 on: January 02, 2006, 08:20:41 PM »
Elfin elixir... hmmmm.   Creme do Lembas?   ;)

Actually, a friend introduced me to "Limoncello" and it's rather nice.  It's an italian liqueur sort of thing made lemon peel.  Very fragrant.

Of course, there's also "Old Sheep Dip".

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Re: Happy 100,000 posts, OC.net!
« Reply #10 on: January 02, 2006, 10:10:47 PM »
Liquor of Lemon peel... interesting

Is it to be commonly found, or only in a specialty/import type store?
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