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Mr_Spock Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jun-04-06 12:48 AM
Response to Reply #265
318. Good night, and good luck
Same to you :hi:
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  -Back stories and apologies, of sorts... WilliamPitt  Jun-03-06 10:58 AM   #0 
  - I'm resisting the temptation to read this at all now, because I have  babylonsister   Jun-03-06 11:06 AM   #1 
  - Welcome back, Will!  MercutioATC   Jun-03-06 11:10 AM   #2 
  - You have been here a while just writing this post  liberal N proud   Jun-03-06 11:16 AM   #3 
  - That is a nice summary....  liberalnurse   Jun-03-06 11:18 AM   #4 
  - ohhh... I thought that was a chimney!  oxbow   Jun-03-06 03:50 PM   #113 
  - long, but given what you have to say, how could it not be?  sojourner   Jun-03-06 11:35 AM   #5 
  - damn that was long  bigtree   Jun-03-06 11:38 AM   #6 
  - You have nothing to apologize to me for, Will  ayeshahaqqiqa   Jun-03-06 11:43 AM   #7 
  - As one who was instrumental but not alone  Juniperx   Jun-03-06 02:02 PM   #80 
  - Good to hear from you, brother  senseandsensibility   Jun-03-06 11:46 AM   #8 
  - That was great Will.  Ang_TX_LIB   Jun-03-06 11:46 AM   #9 
  - Hey, Will.  Sugar Smack   Jun-03-06 11:48 AM   #10 
  - Glad you're around, Will  no name no slogan   Jun-03-06 11:54 AM   #11 
  - Welcome home, Will  AverageJoe   Jun-03-06 11:54 AM   #12 
  - heh, heh! You missed a few shitstorms, but good account! Good times!  robbedvoter   Jun-03-06 11:55 AM   #13 
  - mmm, you could be a DUer who doesn't let fuckwits push yer buttons  bettyellen   Jun-03-06 11:56 AM   #14 
  - Shame on anyone who is harder on you  annabanana   Jun-03-06 11:57 AM   #15 
  - A terrific summation, if I may say so.  KCabotDullesMarxIII   Jun-03-06 05:23 PM   #138 
  - Yep, that will do it  Sydnie   Jun-03-06 11:10 PM   #282 
  - You were here to welcome and encourage many newbies who were  oasis   Jun-03-06 11:59 AM   #16 
  - wow, I've been here forever and didn't know about the 'downstairs'  donsu   Jun-03-06 12:00 PM   #17 
  - Make mistakes, make sense, make connections, make allies,  havocmom   Jun-03-06 12:00 PM   #18 
  - Hilariously insightful, motheroallhavoc!  KCabotDullesMarxIII   Jun-03-06 05:25 PM   #139 
  - "I've simply learned that I can't just be a DUer anymore."  arwalden   Jun-03-06 12:04 PM   #19 
  - I, me, me, me, I, I, me, I, I, I, me, me, me, I, I,  Philosoraptor   Jun-03-06 01:50 PM   #76 
  - Phil! how could you!...  Jigarotta   Jun-03-06 02:46 PM   #92 
  - I just knew I'd find you here... n/t  Turn CO Blue   Jun-03-06 10:47 PM   #272 
     - I choose the small battles  Jigarotta   Jun-04-06 01:21 AM   #336 
  - the Cliff Notes version please  Snivi Yllom   Jun-03-06 04:18 PM   #120 
  - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Jun-03-06 11:17 PM   #286 
  - Will, thank you for being here anytime anyway. When you write  The Wielding Truth   Jun-03-06 12:09 PM   #20 
  - Glad you're back, Will.  Tom Yossarian Joad   Jun-03-06 12:11 PM   #21 
  - It was important for you to post that. All of it. Thank you.  Wrinkle_In_Time   Jun-03-06 12:11 PM   #22 
  - Screw you, Pitt!!!  Robb   Jun-03-06 12:14 PM   #23 
  - I'd like to know your motivation for posting this.  sparosnare   Jun-03-06 12:16 PM   #24 
  - Heh  WilliamPitt   Jun-03-06 12:23 PM   #29 
  - Good enough.  sparosnare   Jun-03-06 01:16 PM   #63 
  - Best sentence EVER: "I won't be snarky, but [snark][snark][snark]"  BlooInBloo   Jun-03-06 12:56 PM   #53 
  - And you would know from snarky...  Juniperx   Jun-03-06 01:45 PM   #72 
     - Of course - surely you'd admit I'm extremely well-qualified...  BlooInBloo   Jun-03-06 01:47 PM   #73 
        - Oh, yeah!  Juniperx   Jun-03-06 01:48 PM   #74 
  - What would be the point of that.! He satirised his enemies  KCabotDullesMarxIII   Jun-03-06 05:30 PM   #140 
  - Very Happy to See That You are Back, Will (nt)  stepnw1f   Jun-03-06 12:17 PM   #25 
  - Kee-rist, you're long-winded....  GOPisEvil   Jun-03-06 12:18 PM   #26 
  - lol  donsu   Jun-03-06 12:22 PM   #28 
  - trumad  WilliamPitt   Jun-03-06 12:23 PM   #30 
  - I, for one, appreciate the history...  catabryna   Jun-03-06 12:36 PM   #36 
  - I'm just giving Will a hard time.  GOPisEvil   Jun-03-06 12:38 PM   #38 
     - Hell, I drooled on your couch  WilliamPitt   Jun-03-06 12:42 PM   #40 
     - I still can't bring myself to part with that couch...  GOPisEvil   Jun-03-06 12:46 PM   #46 
     - Hi there stranger...  catabryna   Jun-03-06 04:44 PM   #122 
        - I thought that was you, but couldn't recall!  GOPisEvil   Jun-03-06 05:08 PM   #132 
  - You just don't appreciate good craic!  KCabotDullesMarxIII   Jun-03-06 05:31 PM   #142 
  - interesting history of DU  ananda   Jun-03-06 12:22 PM   #27 
  - Welcome back Mr. Pitt !!  Laurab   Jun-03-06 12:24 PM   #31 
  - i didn't pay much attention to all the fighting  Faye   Jun-03-06 12:24 PM   #32 
  - Post, don't lurk. You are human first  Pithy Cherub   Jun-03-06 12:25 PM   #33 
  - Oh Will  ploppy   Jun-03-06 12:28 PM   #34 
  - psst  tofunut   Jun-03-06 12:48 PM   #47 
  - a mini-novel! Love your writing...  DemReadingDU   Jun-03-06 12:35 PM   #35 
  - Your contributions have been invaluable --  snot   Jun-03-06 12:37 PM   #37 
  - Welcome back, Will  supernova   Jun-03-06 12:40 PM   #39 
  - Thank you for fighting the good fight.  johnaries   Jun-03-06 12:43 PM   #41 
  - Big Fish, Small Pond. Nevermind The Pondscum.  cryingshame   Jun-03-06 12:43 PM   #42 
  - When the ego surrenders to the spirit... some call it a miracle...  cyberpj   Jun-03-06 12:43 PM   #43 
  - will!  ldf   Jun-03-06 12:44 PM   #44 
  - I stand by you William.  warrior1   Jun-03-06 12:45 PM   #45 
  - Honest. Open. Pithy.  mcscajun   Jun-03-06 12:50 PM   #48 
  - were any women invited downstairs? or invites just by poster names?  donsu   Jun-03-06 12:50 PM   #49 
  - Lots of women  WilliamPitt   Jun-03-06 12:52 PM   #50 
  - Shucks I was never invited downstairs....and never even knew I missed it.  Armstead   Jun-03-06 03:36 PM   #106 
  - hm...well, my name is: Donna Star Morehouse...  bridgit   Jun-03-06 12:53 PM   #51 
  - Good use of "winkle," Will.  suffragette   Jun-03-06 12:55 PM   #52 
  - heehee, you said, "winkle will"...  bridgit   Jun-03-06 01:06 PM   #59 
     - tee hee, that I did  suffragette   Jun-03-06 01:26 PM   #69 
  - Yawn  chefgirl   Jun-03-06 12:58 PM   #54 
  - Word.  Ladyhawk   Jun-03-06 02:17 PM   #81 
     - Grudges are cumbersome and unattractive...  Juniperx   Jun-03-06 02:42 PM   #89 
     - Agreed.  Mr_Spock   Jun-03-06 09:49 PM   #235 
     - So, you won't be recommending this thread for the greatest page?  Philosoraptor   Jun-03-06 03:13 PM   #100 
        - With 90 recs as of this post, Pitt's groupies are still alive and kicking.  Seabiscuit   Jun-04-06 11:13 AM   #435 
  - Peace, and you've obviously learned something.  crispini   Jun-03-06 01:00 PM   #55 
  - I'd be ok with the whole can't-give-sources-yet thing, except for...  BlooInBloo   Jun-03-06 01:03 PM   #56 
  - there seemed to be a hole there  hfojvt   Jun-04-06 04:11 AM   #364 
     - Yup.  BlooInBloo   Jun-04-06 05:12 AM   #370 
     - You must realize that  FlaGranny   Jun-04-06 09:03 AM   #401 
  - Namaste....  Pachamama   Jun-03-06 01:03 PM   #57 
  - It doesn't take a genius to figure out what was going on  johnnie   Jun-03-06 01:05 PM   #58 
  - jesusmaryandholysaintjoseph will - just say "im sorry" and get back  ourbluenation   Jun-03-06 01:07 PM   #60 
  - cafe americanos?  pitohui   Jun-04-06 01:39 AM   #346 
  - Bravo to you, Will..........  timeforarevolution   Jun-03-06 01:10 PM   #61 
  - I was fence sitting through this affair  DemonFighterLives   Jun-03-06 01:13 PM   #62 
  - thanks for the explanation, apology, writing  uppityperson   Jun-03-06 01:17 PM   #64 
  - You & I haven't seen eye to eye on everything & yeah, you've ticked me off  TheGoldenRule   Jun-03-06 01:18 PM   #65 
  - How many more days is left in the 24 business hours?  Balbus   Jun-03-06 01:19 PM   #66 
  - The snarkapaloosa is over, dude  Juniperx   Jun-03-06 02:40 PM   #86 
  - look at it this way,,,  havocmom   Jun-03-06 06:48 PM   #160 
  - lol I was thinking the same thing but refrained from typing it  Laurab   Jun-03-06 07:53 PM   #187 
  - Happy to oblige.  havocmom   Jun-03-06 08:00 PM   #190 
  - Indeed!  Juniperx   Jun-04-06 08:09 AM   #389 
  - Until he apologizes...  Balbus   Jun-04-06 03:39 AM   #360 
     - Two way street...  Juniperx   Jun-04-06 08:16 AM   #390 
  - Wow  Mr_Spock   Jun-03-06 09:51 PM   #236 
  - If you were to write that sentence correctly in English,  motocicleta   Jun-03-06 11:29 PM   #290 
     - And why would you ask why?  Kostafarian   Jun-04-06 02:02 AM   #351 
     - But if nobody made any grammar errors...  Balbus   Jun-04-06 03:32 AM   #359 
  - Hey I'm sorry too  fishnfla   Jun-03-06 01:23 PM   #67 
  - It wouldn't be DU without you, Will  kimpossible   Jun-03-06 01:24 PM   #68 
  - Perhaps they should rename the site  shadowknows69   Jun-03-06 03:16 PM   #101 
     - You mispelled "Underground"  Mr_Spock   Jun-03-06 09:53 PM   #237 
        - Ok spelling Nazis so I didn't run a spell check  shadowknows69   Jun-03-06 10:22 PM   #254 
           - Snark + snark = snark squared?  Mr_Spock   Jun-03-06 10:28 PM   #259 
           - Don't sweat it...  Jazz2006   Jun-03-06 10:52 PM   #275 
           - "long winded, self-serving piece of tripe"  Mr_Spock   Jun-03-06 11:30 PM   #291 
           - "Charming"  Jazz2006   Jun-03-06 11:41 PM   #295 
              - "I'm not trying to "charm" anyone"  Mr_Spock   Jun-04-06 01:07 AM   #330 
                 - Deleted message  Name removed   Jun-04-06 05:31 AM   #373 
                    - 1) alert 2) my intent was obvious  Mr_Spock   Jun-04-06 08:19 AM   #391 
           - Is That allowed? n/t  mortlefaucheur   Jun-04-06 12:24 AM   #310 
           - Is what allowed?  Jazz2006   Jun-04-06 12:36 AM   #315 
           - And you wasted your time reading it?  johnnie   Jun-04-06 02:19 AM   #355 
              - And you wasted your time responding?  Jazz2006   Jun-04-06 04:31 AM   #366 
           - The whole idea of comparing people who can spell correctly  motocicleta   Jun-03-06 11:34 PM   #292 
              - I know how to spell UNDERGROUND  shadowknows69   Jun-04-06 03:01 AM   #358 
              - Quick, quick  seasonedblue   Jun-04-06 06:08 AM   #380 
              - ever heard of the Soup Nazi?  hiley   Jun-04-06 09:52 AM   #416 
  - I really enjoyed reading this, Will.  bleever   Jun-03-06 01:27 PM   #70 
  - P.S.:  bleever   Jun-03-06 01:52 PM   #77 
  - Bless you Will, I am so glad you're here!  memory   Jun-03-06 01:44 PM   #71 
  - I bet Mopaul's return OP will be shorter  mdmc   Jun-03-06 01:50 PM   #75 
  - hell, even JC's Second Coming would be. nt  Jigarotta   Jun-04-06 01:55 AM   #349 
  - Kick & recommend Plus an ice pack for your aching hands  alfredo   Jun-03-06 01:58 PM   #78 
  - Thanks for the memories  Juniperx   Jun-03-06 01:59 PM   #79 
  - Wow! Six thousand, one hundred fifty-seven word and ten pages  1monster   Jun-03-06 02:21 PM   #82 
  - You forgot...  Juniperx   Jun-03-06 02:44 PM   #91 
     - But, but... my budget doesn't stretch to fit leather-bound-gilt-edged  1monster   Jun-03-06 03:06 PM   #97 
        - That's always been a pet peeve  Juniperx   Jun-03-06 03:10 PM   #98 
           - I love my job. But I decided NOT to become a regular contract  1monster   Jun-03-06 03:38 PM   #107 
  - I missed your meltdown, but wouldn't have been surprised. You catch hell  Rowdyboy   Jun-03-06 02:24 PM   #83 
  - Well met Mr. Pitt  catmandu57   Jun-03-06 02:25 PM   #84 
  - lol  Kostafarian   Jun-04-06 01:51 AM   #348 
  - From Canada: We Love You WilliamPitt. Thank You For Never  Amonester   Jun-03-06 02:37 PM   #85 
  - Self-delete  RandomKoolzip   Jun-03-06 02:40 PM   #87 
  - Been lurking and occasionally posting for quite some time....  Minnesota_Lib   Jun-03-06 02:40 PM   #88 
  - Great Post, Great History... Great Ta Have Ya Back, Mr. Pitt !!!  WillyT   Jun-03-06 02:42 PM   #90 
  - Was all that necessary?  Snivi Yllom   Jun-03-06 02:47 PM   #93 
  - Yep, clear as mud... yawn n/t  Juniperx   Jun-03-06 03:12 PM   #99 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Jun-03-06 05:49 PM   #143 
  - Sir, you are fast becoming one of my new idols around here.  havocmom   Jun-03-06 06:39 PM   #158 
  - I'm not so sure about the smell of napalm first thing in the morning,  KCabotDullesMarxIII   Jun-03-06 07:05 PM   #165 
  - I've just got to say:  Laurab   Jun-03-06 08:01 PM   #191 
  - You were forced to read it? FYI, you never, ever have to read or post  Catrina   Jun-03-06 07:02 PM   #164 
  - Was all that necessary?  Mr_Spock   Jun-03-06 09:55 PM   #240 
  - You already said that in shorter order upthread.  Turn CO Blue   Jun-03-06 10:42 PM   #267 
  - I'm glad you're back.  SmokingJacket   Jun-03-06 02:47 PM   #94 
  - Thanks for posting the DU history, it was interesting  conflictgirl   Jun-03-06 02:52 PM   #95 
  - Yes.... the cult of personality issues  Jazz2006   Jun-04-06 01:44 AM   #347 
  - Speaking as someone who has NEVER made a mistake,...  Ferretherder   Jun-03-06 02:54 PM   #96 
  - Will, I found DU through a link of Buzzflash  ninkasi   Jun-03-06 03:17 PM   #102 
  - I liked the analogy of hammerhead sharks  shadowknows69   Jun-03-06 03:19 PM   #103 
  - And the apology for the TO article is where again??  DancingBear   Jun-03-06 03:30 PM   #104 
  - Um, why would they apologize for it when they're STANDING BY it?  BlooInBloo   Jun-03-06 03:45 PM   #111 
  - sounds too much like: 'can't comment on an ongoing investigation'  Jigarotta   Jun-03-06 04:11 PM   #115 
  - So it is safe to say you agreed with Dan Rather stepping down?  MrsGrumpy   Jun-04-06 09:25 AM   #410 
  - I get you  DancingBear   Jun-03-06 05:16 PM   #133 
     - It is maddening.... all good... :)  BlooInBloo   Jun-03-06 05:19 PM   #135 
  - Don't Hold Your Breath Waiting...  arwalden   Jun-03-06 05:02 PM   #129 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Jun-03-06 06:03 PM   #146 
  - Ths post must mean something  DancingBear   Jun-03-06 06:10 PM   #149 
  - Still writhing, they are, Willum! Fit to bust!  KCabotDullesMarxIII   Jun-03-06 06:13 PM   #152 
  - You're friendly-licking the biggest ego in the business, kiddo.  Taxloss   Jun-03-06 06:58 PM   #163 
     - And yours I actually understand  DancingBear   Jun-03-06 07:12 PM   #168 
  - Reading comprehension  tavalon   Jun-04-06 12:14 AM   #305 
  - I can't believe I just sat here  MuseRider   Jun-03-06 03:35 PM   #105 
  - Maybe you should get yourself a DU alter ego  Armstead   Jun-03-06 03:39 PM   #108 
  - Ok, I'm feeling surly today so I'll say it  shadowknows69   Jun-03-06 03:43 PM   #109 
  - Actually after a bit of thought I think I agree with Armstead  shadowknows69   Jun-03-06 04:06 PM   #114 
  - Yes, I suggest Bat-boy.  Balbus   Jun-04-06 03:44 AM   #361 
  - Good God, Pitt. How many "I's" are in this essay?  Thtwudbeme   Jun-03-06 03:44 PM   #110 
  - 225  Mr_Spock   Jun-03-06 10:15 PM   #249 
  - "it becomes *a thing*."  leftofthedial   Jun-03-06 03:45 PM   #112 
  - You are one of the people that make DU what it is  Horse with no Name   Jun-03-06 04:11 PM   #116 
  - You don't owe me no apology  NNN0LHI   Jun-03-06 04:15 PM   #117 
  - IMO the only apology owed to the general public  shadowknows69   Jun-03-06 04:17 PM   #118 
  - I've missed you every single day since you've been gone.  Kurovski   Jun-03-06 04:18 PM   #119 
  - ttt !!  Blue_Tires   Jun-03-06 04:31 PM   #121 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Jun-03-06 04:48 PM   #123 
  - Half a dozen paragraphs or so might have sufficed.  Philosoraptor   Jun-03-06 04:51 PM   #124 
  - Public Masturbation Is Illegal In Some States  arwalden   Jun-03-06 04:53 PM   #126 
     - Clearly not Massachusetts. n/t  Taxloss   Jun-03-06 05:21 PM   #137 
     - oh no you din't!  Snivi Yllom   Jun-03-06 10:44 PM   #268 
  - ~  arwalden   Jun-03-06 04:51 PM   #125 
  - Yup. Ego needs to be fed and all that.  Zhade   Jun-03-06 05:55 PM   #144 
  - It's hard to distinguish one's self among 90 K folks.  Philosoraptor   Jun-03-06 05:58 PM   #145 
     - His WORK does it, that should be good enough.  Zhade   Jun-03-06 06:12 PM   #150 
        - We all admire his work, I certainly do.  Philosoraptor   Jun-03-06 06:14 PM   #153 
           - I'll summarise again.  Taxloss   Jun-03-06 06:31 PM   #156 
              - and still gets 72 recommendations  katinmn   Jun-04-06 01:05 AM   #329 
                 - Fucking Groupies Will Nominate ANYTHING...  arwalden   Jun-04-06 10:01 AM   #419 
                    - I am reminded of this  Snivi Yllom   Jun-04-06 10:14 AM   #425 
  - .  bridgit   Jun-03-06 07:26 PM   #175 
  - No fucking doubt  Roon   Jun-03-06 08:28 PM   #203 
  - Thanks, Taxloss  Jazz2006   Jun-03-06 09:27 PM   #221 
  - You are funny  johnnie   Jun-04-06 02:07 AM   #352 
  - Yeah, well there's a whole lot of us that were here back through all that  Gman   Jun-03-06 04:56 PM   #127 
  - Wanna beer?  riderinthestorm   Jun-03-06 04:58 PM   #128 
  - In response to  H2O Man   Jun-03-06 05:02 PM   #130 
  - As always, an excellent response and ...  understandinglife   Jun-03-06 06:06 PM   #147 
  - I'm with you guys. Adding another donation to the one I made  bleever   Jun-03-06 08:06 PM   #193 
  - It sends  H2O Man   Jun-03-06 09:34 PM   #228 
  - Well done, my friend!  understandinglife   Jun-04-06 01:21 AM   #338 
  - Good.  H2O Man   Jun-03-06 09:32 PM   #223 
  - Well... I'm Sending A Check That 500% More Than Last Year!!  arwalden   Jun-03-06 07:06 PM   #166 
  - The culprit "donates" to himself - how quaint.  DisgustedTX   Jun-04-06 08:47 AM   #396 
     - ~ LOL!! ~  arwalden   Jun-04-06 09:51 AM   #415 
  - An excellent idea, H2OMan ~ Having been in some of those threads  Catrina   Jun-03-06 07:22 PM   #172 
  - Yes, transparency is so crucial in these things.  Taxloss   Jun-03-06 07:29 PM   #177 
  - I think you missed my whole point completely, but never mind. Is 'Taxloss'  Catrina   Jun-03-06 07:41 PM   #182 
  - Yep.  H2O Man   Jun-03-06 09:36 PM   #231 
  - One man's negative force is another man's positive force.  Wrinkle_In_Time   Jun-03-06 11:07 PM   #279 
  - Are You Suggesting...  arwalden   Jun-04-06 09:56 AM   #417 
  - I had the same idea H20 Man  Laurab   Jun-03-06 08:39 PM   #209 
  - Good.  H2O Man   Jun-03-06 09:30 PM   #222 
     - Thanks again  Laurab   Jun-03-06 09:37 PM   #232 
  - xlnt response  kpete   Jun-03-06 10:27 PM   #258 
  - That's a positive way to show one's support  Mr_Spock   Jun-04-06 08:41 AM   #395 
  - A fascinating read, Will. I didn't know anything of the history of the  KCabotDullesMarxIII   Jun-03-06 05:08 PM   #131 
  - If I were to answer this post, I would like it to echo your sentiment....  spacelady   Jun-03-06 08:22 PM   #201 
  - Thank you for the background info and the apology.....  BlackVelvet04   Jun-03-06 05:17 PM   #134 
  - This post brought back so many memories  cally   Jun-03-06 05:20 PM   #136 
  - I've always held the others as responsible as you, Will  Cocoa   Jun-03-06 05:31 PM   #141 
  - Uhhhh  Juniperx   Jun-04-06 10:04 AM   #421 
  - got your back brother  matcom   Jun-03-06 06:08 PM   #148 
  - Apologies with "qualifiers" are the cruelist apologies of all...  KoKo01   Jun-03-06 06:13 PM   #151 
  - Tech help: How do I block a certain poster?  sheeptramp   Jun-03-06 10:20 PM   #253 
  - Here's how....  TwilightZone   Jun-03-06 10:39 PM   #264 
     - Now I feel cleansed  sheeptramp   Jun-04-06 12:15 AM   #306 
  - That is flat-out not true.  Shakespeare   Jun-03-06 10:34 PM   #261 
  - "Apologies with 'qualifiers' are the cruellest apologies of all.."  KCabotDullesMarxIII   Jun-03-06 06:23 PM   #154 
  - DU wouldn't be DU without WillPitt  redwitch   Jun-03-06 06:25 PM   #155 
  - I love you, you sonuvabitch.  Career Prole   Jun-03-06 06:32 PM   #157 
  - Welcome to reality, where one "Aw shit" wipes out years of good work  HereSince1628   Jun-03-06 06:46 PM   #159 
  - shiete man! that was a long un..  Pharaoh   Jun-03-06 06:50 PM   #161 
  - fuck the cretins...  Jigarotta   Jun-03-06 07:23 PM   #173 
     - Well, how about that?  DancingBear   Jun-03-06 08:13 PM   #195 
  - So you're a hothead  oldtime dfl_er   Jun-03-06 06:57 PM   #162 
  - *lol* ~ Anyone as hated by the Freeps as Will is, is okay by me.  Catrina   Jun-03-06 07:37 PM   # 
     - Well said.  bleever   Jun-03-06 08:16 PM   #197 
  - Great post.  MH1   Jun-03-06 07:07 PM   #167 
  - Fuck!  Bouncy Ball   Jun-03-06 07:17 PM   #169 
  - Laughin' out loud here  Philosoraptor   Jun-03-06 07:20 PM   #171 
  - Hell, I don't even know WHAT my response is.  Bouncy Ball   Jun-03-06 07:24 PM   #174 
     - I think the OP just killed a baby papyrus, but  Jigarotta   Jun-03-06 07:29 PM   #176 
        - Aren't platypuses a protected species?  Bouncy Ball   Jun-03-06 07:30 PM   #178 
           - could be, are platitudes as well?  Jigarotta   Jun-03-06 07:34 PM   #179 
              - Nah, there are many, many sanctuaries for Platitudes...  Wrinkle_In_Time   Jun-03-06 09:33 PM   #225 
                 - ahhh. Plateosaurus - of the blue Hedgewood era.  Jigarotta   Jun-04-06 01:29 AM   #343 
  - WHERE THE HOLY FUCK HAVE YOU BEEN???  Shakespeare   Jun-03-06 07:42 PM   #183 
  - Welcome back Mr. Pitt  blogslut   Jun-03-06 07:19 PM   #170 
  - WOW KNR, welcome back home WIll Pitt, grab a seat, relax.....  FogerRox   Jun-03-06 07:37 PM   #180 
  - Good to see you again...  Arkham House   Jun-03-06 07:40 PM   # 
  - You are one of the treasures of DU.  PurgedVoter   Jun-03-06 07:40 PM   #181 
  - Will sees button. Will pushes button....  Shakespeare   Jun-03-06 07:43 PM   #184 
  - LMAO.........  timeforarevolution   Jun-04-06 05:09 AM   #369 
  - I think this is cool.  idgiehkt   Jun-03-06 07:45 PM   #185 
  - I have read the Whole post and  kpete   Jun-03-06 07:49 PM   #186 
  - I am like you kpete in everything you said - Ditto  stop the bleeding   Jun-03-06 08:00 PM   #189 
     - You said this  DancingBear   Jun-03-06 08:31 PM   #204 
        - Can you name one 100% reliable source?  Juniperx   Jun-04-06 09:46 AM   #414 
  - Wow... all that "apologia" and not a single mention of Andy anywhere.  arwalden   Jun-03-06 07:57 PM   #188 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Jun-03-06 08:02 PM   #192 
  - Well, StopTheBleeding... It's True.  arwalden   Jun-03-06 08:14 PM   #196 
     - It's true eom  stop the bleeding   Jun-03-06 08:16 PM   #198 
        - My Observations Are True...  arwalden   Jun-03-06 08:20 PM   #199 
           - Opinions vary eom  stop the bleeding   Jun-03-06 08:21 PM   #200 
           - Yet Facts Remain Unchanged. -- I Stand By My Original Statement.  arwalden   Jun-03-06 08:26 PM   #202 
              - Thank you  stop the bleeding   Jun-03-06 08:31 PM   #205 
                 - Not If I See You First.  arwalden   Jun-03-06 10:47 PM   #271 
           - No  motocicleta   Jun-03-06 11:59 PM   #300 
              - Really?  beam me up scottie   Jun-04-06 12:17 AM   #307 
              - Deleted message  Name removed   Jun-04-06 12:50 AM   #320 
                 - Deleted message  Name removed   Jun-04-06 12:53 AM   #322 
                    - I am skewed on the horns of dilemma  motocicleta   Jun-04-06 01:04 AM   #327 
                       - You're skewed on something, all right, Captain H.  beam me up scottie   Jun-04-06 01:10 AM   #332 
              - Here's Your Reply, Motocicleta  arwalden   Jun-04-06 09:10 AM   #405 
                 - I don't doubt that nothing I can do will get you to close your yap  motocicleta   Jun-04-06 10:10 AM   #422 
                    - You Are Trying To Exercise Authority That You Do Not Possess.  arwalden   Jun-04-06 10:20 AM   #427 
  - OK  WilliamPitt   Jun-03-06 08:38 PM   #207 
     - A wise man told me...  BeHereNow   Jun-03-06 08:44 PM   #211 
     - Good advice. n/t  H2O Man   Jun-03-06 08:59 PM   #214 
     - How about this BHN  mdmc   Jun-04-06 09:08 AM   #403 
     - Never have a battle of wits with an unarmed person...  Juniperx   Jun-04-06 09:59 AM   #418 
     - It was the most sickening post I think I've ever read here  Laurab   Jun-03-06 09:19 PM   #220 
     - Andy would of had it no other way.....  liberalnurse   Jun-04-06 10:29 AM   #428 
  - Will, I was invited to DU by Andy after he got to know my then  coffeenap   Jun-03-06 08:10 PM   #194 
  - And as my favorite Neville brother sang, "Tell it like it is..."  BeHereNow   Jun-03-06 08:33 PM   #206 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Jun-03-06 08:38 PM   #208 
  - Funny...some of us were thinking the same thing about some of the posters  BeHereNow   Jun-03-06 09:36 PM   #230 
  - About what?  Roon   Jun-03-06 09:47 PM   #234 
     - Nah...just showing their faces period- thinking they have actually fooled  BeHereNow   Jun-03-06 09:54 PM   #238 
        - Deleted message  Name removed   Jun-03-06 11:09 PM   #280 
  - I don't have any freeper friends, but I do have plenty of experience with  Catrina   Jun-03-06 10:11 PM   #246 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Jun-03-06 11:12 PM   #283 
     - YOU DO NOT SPEAK FOR ME.  BeHereNow   Jun-03-06 11:28 PM   #289 
     - I see the pattern here  Sydnie   Jun-03-06 11:52 PM   #299 
        - I agree as well. I feel no more a fool than I did before this mess.  motocicleta   Jun-04-06 12:07 AM   #303 
        - Now and then, it happens  BeHereNow   Jun-04-06 12:26 AM   #312 
     - No one can make someone else a fool. A fool is a fool. The rest of  Catrina   Jun-04-06 12:40 AM   #316 
     - Thanks for the laugh...  diamondsndust   Jun-04-06 07:49 AM   #384 
  - You posted them on Yahoo?  kingofalldems   Jun-03-06 10:24 PM   #256 
     - It was real time chat  Roon   Jun-03-06 11:14 PM   #285 
        - "....something that most people here can't handle."  kingofalldems   Jun-04-06 12:11 AM   #304 
        - "Something that most people here can't handle"  Mr_Spock   Jun-04-06 12:36 AM   #314 
  - I'm a new-newbie and I love ya. . .  SpecialK   Jun-03-06 08:39 PM   #210 
  - self deleat  patricia92243   Jun-03-06 08:48 PM   #212 
  - 57% back-story, 38% apologia, 5% qualified apology*  Wrinkle_In_Time   Jun-03-06 08:55 PM   #213 
  - No doubt  Roon   Jun-03-06 09:00 PM   #216 
  - Distracting?  beam me up scottie   Jun-03-06 10:14 PM   #248 
  - WilliamPitt, I'm glad you're back.  KarenS   Jun-03-06 09:00 PM   #215 
  - Thanks for the memories...  mithnanthy   Jun-03-06 09:10 PM   #217 
  - The only thing that didn't make sense to me  8_year_nightmare   Jun-03-06 09:13 PM   #218 
  - Well said 8_year_nightmare  Laurab   Jun-03-06 09:33 PM   #226 
  - Not jealousy and envy, just tedium.  Philosoraptor   Jun-04-06 08:50 AM   #398 
  - Paper ballots and Hand counts NOW!!! Democracy NOW!!! Just saying Will  In Truth We Trust   Jun-03-06 09:15 PM   #219 
  - whatever  sweetheart   Jun-03-06 09:33 PM   #224 
  - Gee WP. Of all the things you have written here I think I like this  Cleita   Jun-03-06 09:34 PM   #227 
  - Never doubted the Rove story  titoresque   Jun-03-06 09:34 PM   #229 
  - I've seen the same group in action, over and over on this site  mgdecombe   Jun-03-06 09:46 PM   #233 
  - Tin Foil Alert!!!!  BeHereNow   Jun-03-06 10:01 PM   #241 
  - My tinfoil is a badge of honor. Shall we coordinate our sonar  mgdecombe   Jun-03-06 10:05 PM   #242 
     - Abso-fucking-lutely!!! Meet me at frequency number 9...  BeHereNow   Jun-03-06 10:15 PM   #252 
        - Damn, I missed the meeting!  mgdecombe   Jun-04-06 01:21 AM   #337 
  - in order to move the fuck on, there must be closure.  Jigarotta   Jun-03-06 10:06 PM   #243 
     - There is.  beam me up scottie   Jun-03-06 10:11 PM   #245 
     - aka LeatherAss  Jigarotta   Jun-03-06 10:15 PM   #250 
        - We'll just leave that up to "The Decider".  beam me up scottie   Jun-03-06 10:24 PM   #257 
     - And so incredibly focused on by a few! n/t  Catrina   Jun-03-06 10:31 PM   #260 
     - back at you.  Jigarotta   Jun-04-06 04:01 AM   #363 
        - Thank you Jigarotta  seasonedblue   Jun-04-06 05:15 AM   #371 
     - And here you are again..  Turn CO Blue   Jun-03-06 10:48 PM   #274 
        - Let me guess what you mean by that...  BeHereNow   Jun-03-06 11:22 PM   #287 
           - I see certain patterns as well, as some others here do.  Jigarotta   Jun-04-06 01:12 AM   #333 
  - I avoided the flame-out threads and all the ugliness that was going on  blue neen   Jun-03-06 09:55 PM   #239 
  - Welcome back, Will.  rosesaylavee   Jun-03-06 10:11 PM   #244 
  - So in other words youre human.  Ksec   Jun-03-06 10:13 PM   #247 
  - Whew! First time reading a whole post AND comments in a while...  dpbrown   Jun-03-06 10:15 PM   #251 
  - I stay far away from the politics of the site also.  Ksec   Jun-03-06 10:35 PM   #263 
  - I and many others are embarrassed for you...  mortlefaucheur   Jun-03-06 10:23 PM   #255 
  - I love ya! When I grow up I wanna be just like you. But what do I know?  BigBearJohn   Jun-03-06 10:34 PM   #262 
  - Good lord....had that been an Academy Award speech.....  KzooDem   Jun-03-06 10:39 PM   #265 
  - Good night, and good luck  Mr_Spock   Jun-04-06 12:48 AM   #318 
  - As the King told Mozart: "There are just too many notes"  Philosoraptor   Jun-04-06 05:50 AM   #378 
  - Will Pitt forgives the fuckwits and cretins.  NightOwwl   Jun-03-06 10:40 PM   #266 
  - Fuckwits.cretins.shitdogs  mortlefaucheur   Jun-03-06 11:39 PM   #293 
     - If only those epithets had been directed to pugs instead of Dems by  Jazz2006   Jun-04-06 12:19 AM   #308 
        - OK, I'll give you that, but the point is  mortlefaucheur   Jun-04-06 12:31 AM   #313 
           - No worries,  Jazz2006   Jun-04-06 12:42 AM   #317 
              - Thanks for the welcome to DU!  mortlefaucheur   Jun-04-06 12:51 AM   #321 
                 - ???  Jazz2006   Jun-04-06 01:01 AM   #323 
                    - Are you for real, Man?  mortlefaucheur   Jun-04-06 01:16 AM   #334 
                       - It's magic, man.  Jazz2006   Jun-04-06 05:36 AM   #374 
  - I've always hoped you would return  Rude Horner   Jun-03-06 10:44 PM   #269 
  - Someone actually sent me the link to this,  expatriate   Jun-03-06 10:47 PM   #270 
  - Who are you?  johnnie   Jun-04-06 02:13 AM   #354 
  - I believe it's a post by a fellow DU'er.  seasonedblue   Jun-04-06 05:28 AM   #372 
  - It's about a once a month thing.  Philosoraptor   Jun-04-06 05:55 AM   #379 
  - "Frankly, you don't matter to most of the human beings on the planet"  Mr_Spock   Jun-04-06 08:49 AM   #397 
  - K&R  Timbuk3   Jun-03-06 10:48 PM   #273 
  - It was nice to hear about some of the DU history  eleny   Jun-03-06 10:53 PM   #276 
  - You called me a freeper in one of my first DU posts in 2001  Stephanie   Jun-03-06 10:57 PM   #277 
  - Keep fighting the good fight Will...  Mr_Spock   Jun-03-06 11:03 PM   #278 
  - I am responding without reading any of the responses.  motocicleta   Jun-03-06 11:10 PM   #281 
  - Fight on Will.  Sydnie   Jun-03-06 11:14 PM   #284 
  - Thank goodness you're back, Will  DVJNU   Jun-03-06 11:23 PM   #288 
  - The disabled profilers are indeed curious. It's humorous to see them  Catrina   Jun-04-06 01:39 AM   #345 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Jun-03-06 11:41 PM   #294 
  - Thank you for taking the time to put all that into writing Will. It was a  BrklynLiberal   Jun-03-06 11:42 PM   #296 
  - Good to hear back from you  tavalon   Jun-03-06 11:44 PM   #297 
  - What, no Grateful Dead lyrics?  RandomKoolzip   Jun-03-06 11:50 PM   #298 
  - as I've always said....  grasswire   Jun-04-06 12:00 AM   #301 
  - So what are you apologizing for?  Kire   Jun-04-06 12:03 AM   #302 
  - You Could Have Made The Wrong Type Of Apology  Me.   Jun-04-06 12:24 AM   #309 
  - Apology accepted. Time to move forward and concentrate on the  Joe Fields   Jun-04-06 12:25 AM   #311 
  - You were also here for,,  CrackpotAmerica   Jun-04-06 12:48 AM   #319 
  - CrackpotMurKKKan. I think you're takin this  mortlefaucheur   Jun-04-06 01:02 AM   #324 
     - I am fully confident in  CrackpotAmerica   Jun-04-06 01:04 AM   #326 
        - Word. Long thread;  mortlefaucheur   Jun-04-06 01:22 AM   #340 
  - Will, do you have a link for your "Not My President" piece from the  kath   Jun-04-06 01:02 AM   #325 
  - Good post Will. I've always enjoyed reading your stuff.  haruka3_2000   Jun-04-06 01:05 AM   #328 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Jun-04-06 01:07 AM   #331 
  - You exercise a judicious economy of words. n/t  mortlefaucheur   Jun-04-06 01:26 AM   #342 
  - Do you know what's on my TV right now: Jerry McGuire  hopeisaplace   Jun-04-06 01:19 AM   #335 
  - Unbelievable.  cat_girl25   Jun-04-06 01:22 AM   #339 
  - Don't know what all that fuss was about in the first place  Canuckistanian   Jun-04-06 01:24 AM   #341 
  - the truth out story abt karl rove being indicted was false  pitohui   Jun-04-06 01:37 AM   #344 
  - LOL, "fuckwits" Hey Pitt, everyone gets theirs. Everyone.  goodboy   Jun-04-06 02:00 AM   #350 
  - collecting emails in case the internet shuts down? wtf?!  Jigarotta   Jun-04-06 02:11 AM   #353 
  - He said "DU" not "the internet". nt  Wonk   Jun-04-06 02:58 AM   #357 
     - we were all worried that the whole internet would get shut down  Jigarotta   Jun-04-06 03:51 AM   #362 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Jun-04-06 02:56 AM   #356 
  - It is becoming a cult of sorts.  Philosoraptor   Jun-04-06 08:00 AM   #386 
     - I think you are implying that a majority of DUers are mindless "culties"  Mr_Spock   Jun-04-06 09:07 AM   #402 
        - 385 out of 90,000 is not a majority  Philosoraptor   Jun-04-06 09:11 AM   #406 
           - You smartly dropped your "cult" descriptor in your reply  Mr_Spock   Jun-04-06 09:36 AM   #411 
              - This is the only Pitt post I've ever attacked, &just for being long winded  Philosoraptor   Jun-04-06 09:43 AM   #413 
  - THANK YOU, Skinner and Elad and EarlG AND WilliamPitt  renate   Jun-04-06 04:19 AM   #365 
  - Putting Skinner, Elad and EarlG in the same sentence as Pitt seems  Jazz2006   Jun-04-06 04:45 AM   #367 
     - As if he were one of the mods and creators of DU.  Philosoraptor   Jun-04-06 05:37 AM   #375 
        - Of course, he isn't and wasn't.  Jazz2006   Jun-04-06 05:47 AM   #377 
  - Hey Will. Welcome back. Now how DO I get to those ancient archives?  Hekate   Jun-04-06 05:03 AM   #368 
  - Will from I joined DU in 2004  malaise   Jun-04-06 05:39 AM   #376 
  - Thanks Will & Welcome Back....  Tarheel_Dem   Jun-04-06 06:13 AM   #381 
  - Will, you should write a "biography" of DU  Barad Simith   Jun-04-06 06:21 AM   #382 
  - Thanks for getting my day started off on a good foot, so to say  madokie   Jun-04-06 07:25 AM   #383 
  - Apology accepted...  Cooley Hurd   Jun-04-06 07:59 AM   #385 
  - I have have entertained the fantasy in my mind a couple of times  annces8   Jun-04-06 08:00 AM   #387 
  - Thanks Will  DoveTurnedHawk   Jun-04-06 08:05 AM   #388 
  - I like the ' hammerhead sharks could take  zippy890   Jun-04-06 08:26 AM   #392 
  - 400 replies, 80 recommendations, wow.  Philosoraptor   Jun-04-06 08:33 AM   #393 
  - I've been here as long as you, WillPitt,  FlaGranny   Jun-04-06 08:35 AM   #394 
  - Out, out, brief candle!  Caretha   Jun-04-06 09:00 AM   #399 
  - Talk about a nitpicky post!  ShadesOfGrey   Jun-04-06 09:08 AM   #404 
  - That Would Be A Good Start  arwalden   Jun-04-06 10:03 AM   #420 
  - You're a great critic  Mr_Spock   Jun-04-06 09:14 AM   #408 
     - I Think Caretha Would Make A Better EDITOR!!  arwalden   Jun-04-06 10:10 AM   #423 
        - One paragraph would have been fine.  Philosoraptor   Jun-04-06 10:14 AM   #426 
  - Messageboards do get us going  union_maid   Jun-04-06 09:03 AM   #400 
  - I was in Europe and on vacation from DU when you "freaked out"  helderheid   Jun-04-06 09:11 AM   #407 
  - This is a very long thread  AngryAmish   Jun-04-06 09:19 AM   #409 
  - thank you for posting this  Bamboose   Jun-04-06 09:38 AM   #412 
  - ...  laylah   Jun-04-06 10:14 AM   #424 
  - A glass of wine and a bucketful of spleen make a healthful tonic  TorchesAndPitchforks   Jun-04-06 10:33 AM   #429 
  - well said, Mr. Pitt....  mike_c   Jun-04-06 10:37 AM   #430 
  - Rove  Semblance   Jun-04-06 10:46 AM   #431 
  - DU was founded because of the STOLEN ELECTION 2000  robbedvoter   Jun-04-06 10:59 AM   #432 
  - You're our brother in arms,  usrbs   Jun-04-06 11:01 AM   #433 
  - Will  nothingshocksmeanymore   Jun-04-06 11:06 AM   #434 
  - locking.....  Moderator   Jun-04-06 11:39 AM   #436 
 

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