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Old 01-16-08, 07:25 PM   #1
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What happened to P&R?

Did they start the change tonight?
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Old 01-16-08, 07:27 PM   #2
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Can you view the forum at all? If so, read the top sticky for info.
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Old 01-16-08, 07:37 PM   #3
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But the simple answer - yes, all is supposed to resume by 6:00 AM, Donna's time.
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Did they start the change tonight?
Is P&R in menopause?
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Old 01-16-08, 09:03 PM   #6
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Is P&R in menopause?


Well, the hot flashes have been going on for years...
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Well, the hot flashes have been going on for years...
Many of them are now gone .

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Old 01-16-08, 11:06 PM   #8
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it's a liberal conspiracy!
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I have been getting email notices of posts being made to P&R threads that I am subscribed to but I cannot see the P&R forum. ?
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Old 01-17-08, 04:07 PM   #11
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has somebody been screwing with the alphabet again?

The quick brown fox jumped over the lazy dog.

Mine seem to be working fine.
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Old 01-17-08, 05:27 PM   #12
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I have been getting email notices of posts being made to P&R threads that I am subscribed to but I cannot see the P&R forum. ?
They changed it so it's by permission only.

Knock on the door and say the magic word....

http://www.bikeforums.net/showthread.php?t=379780
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Please dont outsmart the censor. That is a very expensive censor and every time one of you guys outsmart it it makes someone at the home office feel bad. We dont wanna do that. So dont cleverly disguise bad words.
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Old 01-17-08, 08:04 PM   #13
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They changed it so it's by permission only.

Knock on the door and say the magic word....

http://www.bikeforums.net/showthread.php?t=379780
Considering that thread is in P&R, if they can't access the forum, they probably can't read it. The short of it is, contact either Brian or Donnamb for access. They'll explain any additional needed details.
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Old 01-17-08, 08:23 PM   #14
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I get in just fine. Brillig, I told you to drink your Ovaltine and send away for your Little Orphan Annie secret decoder ring, but noooooooooooo
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Old 01-17-08, 08:47 PM   #15
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Considering that thread is in P&R, if they can't access the forum, they probably can't read it. The short of it is, contact either Brian or Donnamb for access. They'll explain any additional needed details.
I thought that they were able to read but not post?
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I thought that they were able to read but not post?
I do believe that is true.
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If you don't have access and want it, PM Brian or me. We think Brian has fixed it so that unless you are given specific access, you can see P&R but cannot make posts. That was not the case until this evening.
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I haven't been to P&R for the last year or more, IIRC. It's like the Western Front trenches of WWI in there. Both sides fight, attack, counterattack and neither side gets anywhere. A waste of time and energy.
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It's a tad better than last year.
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I haven't been to P&R for the last year or more, IIRC. It's like the Western Front trenches of WWI in there. Both sides fight, attack, counterattack and neither side gets anywhere. A waste of time and energy.
Except for all the times when it's fun, funny, witty, informative, intellectually stimulating, clever, touching, etc.

I guess if one sees it as a team competition one might be frustrated by the fact that a winner is never declared.
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I haven't been to P&R for the last year or more, IIRC. It's like the Western Front trenches of WWI in there. Both sides fight, attack, counterattack and neither side gets anywhere. A waste of time and energy.
I used to think the same, but there are some very intelligent, insightful people in there. Whether or not I agree with them is another story, but at least they can make a sound argument.
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I haven't been to P&R for the last year or more, IIRC. It's like the Western Front trenches of WWI in there. Both sides fight, attack, counterattack and neither side gets anywhere. A waste of time and energy.
Its a kinder, gentler P&R now
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Its a kinder, gentler P&R now
At least it's more amusing .

We have tea and crumpets with gooseberry jam, too .

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Why can I read but not post in P&R

Here I had some substantive response to P'cad economic question re stimulus packages and I'm locked out. Did offend someone?
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