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Old 10-05-08, 05:13 PM   #1
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Goodbye Foo!

Well, it's been really great getting to know you all. We had some laughs, shed some tears, and generally made life more difficult for I.B. but I think it's time to move on.

After some serious soul searching, many sleepless nights, and thoughts about the pros and cons, I've decided, with great regret and sadness, that too much of my time is spent with all of you. You've all made a huge impact on me and I will never forget about each and every one of you.

Please try and remember me, my humor, my caring, my "emoness" as time passes and I start to fade from your memories. I feel, even though I love you all, I must search out a quality of life that I cannot, unfortunately, find with Foo. Therefore, as much as it saddens me to leave you, I must give you my goodbyes and let you know that I am moving on to the Titanium Club. I will think of you often as I drink $500 bottles of wine, and eat goat cheese surrounded by a higher class of people. As I rub elbows with people who don't smell funny and speak with snooty English accents,

I will think of my beloved street people, the Foosters. Because it is frowned upon to mention those who are not members of this elitist club, I cannot mention any of you by name, but trust me, my stories that will entertain those other members will often be about you.

With that, I bid a fond farewell and a good mooning.
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Old 10-05-08, 05:16 PM   #2
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Old 10-05-08, 05:16 PM   #3
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Old 10-05-08, 05:23 PM   #5
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Old 10-05-08, 05:24 PM   #6
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Old 10-05-08, 05:25 PM   #7
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Old 10-05-08, 05:26 PM   #8
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Old 10-05-08, 05:29 PM   #9
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Old 10-05-08, 05:33 PM   #10
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Old 10-05-08, 05:38 PM   #11
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Old 10-05-08, 05:39 PM   #12
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can I have your avatar and the yellow jersey thingy?
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Old 10-05-08, 05:46 PM   #13
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I would have you know that I speak with a slightly snooty Scottish accent... so with that let me say, let the road ride to meet you and may the wind be ever at your back... and don't let the door hit you on the way out.
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Old 10-05-08, 05:48 PM   #14
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Old 10-05-08, 06:10 PM   #15
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Old 10-05-08, 06:19 PM   #16
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I could never figure out what GTFO meant

but you don't have my long term attention, bud queenUAunsafe
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Old 10-05-08, 06:43 PM   #17
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Old 10-05-08, 06:46 PM   #18
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I thought it was an exclusive club, but it looks like they'll let anyone in.

So now how do I get out of the Ti club?
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Old 10-05-08, 06:47 PM   #19
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Old 10-05-08, 06:47 PM   #20
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Old 10-05-08, 06:56 PM   #21
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ahhh

ok

GTFO

I've already paid too much attention and time for this thread.
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Old 10-05-08, 06:58 PM   #22
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Ti club=fail.
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Old 10-05-08, 07:11 PM   #23
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oooh i see whats going on here

I bet UA also buys all the weird little things at the checkout line just because they're there, and it makes him think he needs it.
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Old 10-05-08, 07:13 PM   #24
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He has permanent subscriptions to all of the checkout line magazines, more gum than he could chew in a lifetime, everyone's horoscope, and... god help him if he's ever bought anything at a Frys location, and been down the Checkout Lane Of Financial Ruin.
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Guess what two words I have for you?
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