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Old October 21 2012, 05:03 AM   #121
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Re: Any old timers still around?

Been around since December of 2000. That old-timer enough for you?
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Old October 21 2012, 10:12 AM   #122
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Joined in July 2001, in that pre 9/11, pre Enterprise, pre Nemesis world. How innocent we were! One thing remains though; George Takei still thinks an Excelsior series would be a great idea.
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Old October 21 2012, 04:04 PM   #123
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Anybody remember the first joke thread to come out of the announcement of "Series V"(Enterprise)? It was a thread about Mr. T being in the new show or making a guest appearance. I don't remember how or why it got started...I guess it was just one of those things that organically happens on a board with a legion of pop culture nerds...but it sticks out in my memory as the first humorous thread about the prequel series.

I had just joined the BBS when the first details about Enterprise were announced.
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Old October 22 2012, 04:37 AM   #124
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*waves* I was part of the May 2001 influx.

Sometimes I miss all the drama. A lot of it seems silly now, but it was never boring!
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Old October 22 2012, 05:15 AM   #125
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*waves* I was part of the May 2001 influx.

Sometimes I miss all the drama. A lot of it seems silly now, but it was never boring!
It's all that drama that makes this board memorable. If there is one thing I miss from there not being a new trek series, it was talking about new Star Trek here and always feeling lost in the shuffle.

It is good to know a lot of the familiar names from when I joined are still here.
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Old October 22 2012, 05:17 AM   #126
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I never realized Kegg's been around longer than I have until tonight. I wonder how many active posters are still left from 1999 and 2000...there can't be too many.
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Old October 22 2012, 12:46 PM   #127
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^Yeah, not too many. These days, it seems like there are more posters who had signed on after I did (March 2006) than before. There are a lot of names I don't know over at the trek forums.
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Old October 22 2012, 01:54 PM   #128
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I never realized Kegg's been around longer than I have until tonight.
Yeah that's not surprising. There have been entire years where I haven't posted at all (I dropped out somewhere in the mid-2000s when ENT was still on the air and didn't come back until there were some vague announcements of the Abrams film.)

Mostly what I remember of the drama were the DS9-VOY fights, and in general how heated the VOY (and later, ENT) forums got.

(...well, okay, I'm ignoring some things I'd prefer to forget.)
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Old October 22 2012, 06:43 PM   #129
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Have you always had the Wixiban avatar? Seems like every memory of your posts has a Wix image attached to it.
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Old October 22 2012, 06:46 PM   #130
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Another oldster here.

Howdy.
Do my blind-ass eyes deceive me? Is that THE Spaceman Spiff?
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Old October 22 2012, 11:39 PM   #131
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and i think it;s gonna be a long long time..........
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Old October 22 2012, 11:54 PM   #132
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ROCK-ET-MAAAAAAAAAN!!!!!
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Old October 23 2012, 12:02 AM   #133
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Here Here!!!!!
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Old October 23 2012, 12:03 AM   #134
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Very good sir!!!
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Old October 23 2012, 12:41 AM   #135
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Don't make me start singing Elton John lyrics. My rendition of "Tiny Dancer" would render you permanently sterile in under thirty seconds.
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