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Old 07-16-08, 04:55 PM   #1
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Old 07-16-08, 10:07 PM   #2
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Old 07-16-08, 10:09 PM   #3
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Yeah what is it?
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Old 07-16-08, 10:11 PM   #4
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I, too, would like to know.
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Old 07-16-08, 10:49 PM   #5
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Old 07-16-08, 10:59 PM   #6
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Maybe he broke it already.
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Old 07-16-08, 11:13 PM   #7
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He didn't want them to know he was trying to give the gift away.

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Old 07-16-08, 11:27 PM   #8
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Maybe he was selling it.
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Old 07-16-08, 11:40 PM   #9
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He had a discount code to give away and asked for people to PM him. Perhaps someone PM'ed him and he gave his discount code away? So there was no longer any reason to solicit any more request.
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Old 07-16-08, 11:44 PM   #10
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Shouldn't this thread be moved?
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Old 07-17-08, 06:14 AM   #12
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Shouldn't this thread be moved?
Why? The discount was for the 50+ers.
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Old 07-17-08, 11:29 AM   #13
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Old 07-17-08, 11:31 AM   #14
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Maybe you people need more to do. The first post was deleted before anyone cuold read it and it has 14 replys. What is wrong with you guys?
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Old 07-17-08, 11:34 AM   #15
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Maybe you people need more to do. The first post was deleted before anyone cuold read it and it has 14 replys. What is wrong with you guys?
What do you mean "before anyone cuold read it?" It was up for almost 3 hours before it was deleted. I read it.
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Old 07-17-08, 11:54 AM   #16
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I haven't posted but I'm just killing time until retirement. 81 days, 10 hours and 5 minutes to go
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Old 07-17-08, 12:05 PM   #18
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What wasn't worth mentioning?
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Old 07-17-08, 12:21 PM   #20
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appearently I have it too, this is my third post on a thread about nothing.
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Old 07-17-08, 12:41 PM   #22
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I can't believe all of you keep replying to a thread with a deleted message. Don't you have a life, whats wrong with you?
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That's what I am talking about. what the hell is wrong with these people. Geez.
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Old 07-17-08, 12:55 PM   #24
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We have a thread without an end. Now we also have one without a beginning.
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