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Itsgottab


member
Location: NZ

Total posts: 244
Posted:i was just looking at the directory and there are like 90 odd pages of members who have yet to say anything, thats like 1800 of us all . come on you members that say nothing, its time to speak up.

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Glåss
DIAMOND Member since Nov 2001

Glåss

The Ministry of Manipulation
Location: Bristol

Total posts: 2523
Posted:no comment

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PK_
BRONZE Member since Dec 2001

PK_

Lambretta Fanatic


Total posts: 4993
Posted:

PK.

"To be an angel, one need not have wings.
In giving love there is an equal grace.
Nor need one seek the aura in the face,
As love unveils the beauty of all things."

*Francois Couperin.

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Doc Lightning
GOLD Member since May 2001

Doc Lightning

HOP Mad Doctor
Location: San Francisco, CA, USA

Total posts: 13920
Posted:Good one, Glass!

-Mike )'(
Certified Mad Doctor and HoP High Priest of Nutella

"A buckuht 'n a hooze!" -Valura

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Kittytheravequeen


member
Location: down the bottom of the garden,...

Total posts: 285
Posted:i dont get it....

i'll draw you a picture ill draw it with a twist ill draw it with a razorblade ill draw it on my wrist and if i do it right a red fountain will appear washing away my sorrow washing away my fear

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primative_toys


happy hunting
Location: Brisnyland

Total posts: 228
Posted:its not that they dont want to post they just cant get a word in edgeways for mikes blabbering... howmany posts is it now 3k or somting...
mythmitch


regret nothing, learn everything

fire_light_movement

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Cantus
SILVER Member since Jul 2001

Cantus

Tantamount to fatuity
Location: Down the road

Total posts: 15965
Posted:Good point fi-PRIMATE-re.

Some folks just post wa-ay too much.


"I'll carry this....It's harder to spill a hat" - Chellybean
"...like a rabbit caught in a lighthouse?" - Chellybean

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PK_
BRONZE Member since Dec 2001

PK_

Lambretta Fanatic


Total posts: 4993
Posted:looks right at cantus's post indicator ...
erm maybe mr ginny is after your throne.


PK.

"To be an angel, one need not have wings.
In giving love there is an equal grace.
Nor need one seek the aura in the face,
As love unveils the beauty of all things."

*Francois Couperin.

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fluffy napalm fairy


fluffy napalm fairy

Carpal \'Tunnel
Location: Brum / Dorset / Fairy Land

Total posts: 3638
Posted:lol........he's got a little way to go yet!

Do you think the people who haven't posted even visit the site at all? hmmmmmm....


Geologists do it in the dirt................ spank

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Cantus
SILVER Member since Jul 2001

Cantus

Tantamount to fatuity
Location: Down the road

Total posts: 15965
Posted:What dont you "get" Kittytheravequeen?

"I'll carry this....It's harder to spill a hat" - Chellybean
"...like a rabbit caught in a lighthouse?" - Chellybean

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Cantus
SILVER Member since Jul 2001

Cantus

Tantamount to fatuity
Location: Down the road

Total posts: 15965
Posted:Actually Mr Itsgottab Doesn't post very much himself. I kinda thought he wasn't posting here anymore....


Must've misunderstood that one.


Some people just post in poi moves or whatever. Others lurk.

Diana - for instance - has been here for ages but she's only got about 5 posts to her name.


"I'll carry this....It's harder to spill a hat" - Chellybean
"...like a rabbit caught in a lighthouse?" - Chellybean

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FireSpirit
SILVER Member since Mar 2001

FireSpirit

Classic 90's Fire Dancer... Poi, Staff, Doubles, and Breathing
Location: South Lake Tahoe

Total posts: 743
Posted:Well I know many folks who have regestered but leave, Many have lives that don't include Computers.
On the other hand;
I can't believe how big this place got! When I left and came back, it had beed a long time. I left with something like 1000 fire folks here, and when I came back there was over 3000! WOW!
Although it seems like the same folks are still here posting, the same as when I left.
~FS


FIRE IS ALIVE!
IT LIVES AND BREATHS!
IT CONSUMES, AND DISTROYS!
BUT WE CONTROL IT,
AND DANCE WITH FIRE!!

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Kittytheravequeen


member
Location: down the bottom of the garden,...

Total posts: 285
Posted:dont worry i was using my very irritable sarcasm again. i was supposed to give it up for nu-years.....ahhh well!

i'll draw you a picture ill draw it with a twist ill draw it with a razorblade ill draw it on my wrist and if i do it right a red fountain will appear washing away my sorrow washing away my fear

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NYC


NYC

NYC
Location: NYC, NY, USA

Total posts: 9232
Posted:Diana's got tons of posts. They're just so old that she's listed as "Unregistered" so it doesn't tally anything since she changed her name from Diana the Huntress.

I do wonder why someone would register and then not post.

Perhaps we should PM them all and ask them.


Well, shall we go?
Yes, let's go.
[They do not move.]

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Pele
BRONZE Member since Dec 2000

Pele

the henna lady
Location: WNY, USA

Total posts: 6193
Posted:It's not the same Diana, as huntress didn't feel comfortable registering. Many check but don't post....but they had registered just in case......Djinn(chris), Kerri, Flavio, Jess, Charly, countless others....they know they are loved and welcome but usually come in search of something specific and disappear when they find it. It's all good.

Besides some of us have big enough mouths to compensate!


Pele
Higher, higher burning fire...making music like a choir
"Oooh look! A pub!" -exclaimed after recovering from a stupid fall
"And for the decadence of art, nothing beats a roaring fire." -TMK

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Malcolm
SAPPHIRE Member since Nov 2003

Malcolm

HOP admin
Location: Christchurch, New Zealand

Total posts: 1017
Posted:Diana (member no 3.) I one of my bestest friends, she quitely administers the "meet others" database. Does updates and the like. She is a really great lady and helps out with the site a lot.
Doesn't say much online, but talks to me almost every day about what you are all doing


May your balls always burn

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Jo


Jo

member
Location: Sheffield, England

Total posts: 517
Posted:I'm going to speak now because I'ld look silly forever holding my 'piece'

or did you mean peace?...

Hmmm...

Jo


Educate yourself in the Hazards of Fire Breathing STAY SAFE!

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Prometheus


Prometheus

Diamond In The Rough
Location: Richmond, Virginia

Total posts: 459
Posted:Some of us only feel comfortable posting when we have someting important to say or to contribute. Otherwise, we're content to see what others have to say...For example, I am not exactly an active 'spinner,' but I find the conversations on this board some of the most interesting and profound (and fun) So I sneak in now and then, covertly, and occasionally add my two cents...

How's that line go? "Do not speak unless you can improve the silence."

I'm going to go back to holding my piece now...or was it peace? Peas?

[ 20. January 2003, 09:29: Message edited by: Prometheus ]


Dance like it hurts; Love like you need money; Work like someone is watching.

Never criticize someone until you've walked a mile in their shoes. That way, when you DO criticize them, you are a mile away, and you have their shoes.

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dromepixie


dromepixie

veteran
Location: Florida

Total posts: 1463
Posted:I wonder how long its taken Ginny and C@ntus to aquire that number of posts...

I dont even understand why I am on the second page as i dont really post that much

hmmm 'my piece'

its kinda not here ya know!

love and hugs
drome


JUGGLEwithyourmind!

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Charles
BRONZE Member since Jun 2001

Charles

Corporate Circus Arts Entertainer
Location: Auckland

Total posts: 3989
Posted:It's quite easy to forget about the thousands of lurkers and surfers who visit the Bulletin Board here.

The regular posters are most definitely in the minority, and always will be.

"WE ARE NOT ALONE!!!"

Even myself, I often read through all the current threads, wait to see if someone says what I was going to say, and then move on.

But to each their own...Anyway, what is my post count now, must be pretty tiny...


HoP Posting Guidelines
* Is it the Truth?
* Is it Fair to all concerned?
* Will it build Goodwill and Better Friendships?
* Will it be Beneficial to all concerned?

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Doc Lightning
GOLD Member since May 2001

Doc Lightning

HOP Mad Doctor
Location: San Francisco, CA, USA

Total posts: 13920
Posted:Well, I've been active on the boards since about a year ago. I registered in May, 2001, though. But there wasn't much of a board back then.

But as for sheer blabbermouthness, nobody could ever hold a c@ndle to our dear fraggle friend.


-Mike )'(
Certified Mad Doctor and HoP High Priest of Nutella

"A buckuht 'n a hooze!" -Valura

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Jo


Jo

member
Location: Sheffield, England

Total posts: 517
Posted:
Non-Https Image Link


I decided not to speak.
Jo.


Educate yourself in the Hazards of Fire Breathing STAY SAFE!

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Kat
BRONZE Member since Dec 2000

Kat

Pooh-Bah
Location: London

Total posts: 2211
Posted:I don't have a piece to hold

Guess thats why mostly guys responded to your thread

Jo - I like the way your naughty mind works


Come faeries, take me out of this dull world, for I would ride with you upon the wind and dance upon the mountains like a flame.

- W B Yeats

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DeepSoulSheep
GOLD Member since Sep 2002

DeepSoulSheep

Carpal \'Tunnel
Location: Berlin

Total posts: 2617
Posted:Wow Jo you look way different than I expected.

I have web access at work so I have all day to post and enjoy HOP. I don't know if I'd have as much time to be here otherwise.

I love it here, tis warm and friendly...


I live in a world of infinite possibilities.

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Durbs
BRONZE Member since Sep 2001

Durbs

Classically British
Location: Epsom, Surrey, England

Total posts: 5688
Posted:I think it's all gone a bit mental...

I remember when I was first posting on here, C@ntus was just coming up to his 400th post and I had just got my 200th. Now, a year down the line and the difference is crazy.

I used to be a bit of a waffler, but ran out of things to say so now just try to make intersting and pertinent points [sic]

By the way, what does [sic] actually mean?


Burner of Toast
Spinner of poi
Slacker of enormous magnitude

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coleman
SILVER Member since Aug 2002

coleman

big and good and broken
Location: lunn dunn, yoo kay

Total posts: 7330
Posted:quote:Originally posted by Durbs:
By the way, what does [sic] actually mean? i think its short for some latin. it means 'so it is said' or something similar.
the dictionary usually just says its used to call attention to words or a phrase, usually a quote - hence 'so it is said'.


"i see you at 'dis cafe.
i come to 'dis cafe quite a lot myself.
they do porridge."
- tim westwood

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Cantus
SILVER Member since Jul 2001

Cantus

Tantamount to fatuity
Location: Down the road

Total posts: 15965
Posted:I have no idea where all my posts are. I certainly don't remember posting so many.

I know for certain though that less than a third of them will be of any useful or nutritional value....




"I'll carry this....It's harder to spill a hat" - Chellybean
"...like a rabbit caught in a lighthouse?" - Chellybean

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KaZeKo


member
Location: Never Never Land

Total posts: 8
Posted:Hey... if Malcom is only member # 2 ... who is # 1????????????? *spooky music plays*

RAndOmNeSS

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Cantus
SILVER Member since Jul 2001

Cantus

Tantamount to fatuity
Location: Down the road

Total posts: 15965
Posted:malcolm's cat is member number one.

"I'll carry this....It's harder to spill a hat" - Chellybean
"...like a rabbit caught in a lighthouse?" - Chellybean

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