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Message 1261705 - Posted: 18 Jul 2012, 6:50:38 UTC
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Yessss
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I am with John, MC seems to be a London thing. I sort of get it, but some rules escape me.
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Message 1261793 - Posted: 18 Jul 2012, 12:33:03 UTC - in response to Message 1261705.

Yessss
Word link seems to hum along.
I am with John, MC seems to be a London thing. I sort of get it, but some rules escape me.


I think its train stations, both underground and suface. Ive been to a few of them when I was there in 02.
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Message 1261917 - Posted: 18 Jul 2012, 17:52:08 UTC

What's an OP?
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Message 1261925 - Posted: 18 Jul 2012, 18:26:04 UTC

OP = Original Poster - the person who started the thread
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Message 1261938 - Posted: 18 Jul 2012, 18:53:09 UTC

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Message 1261947 - Posted: 18 Jul 2012, 19:17:03 UTC

or
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Message 1261948 - Posted: 18 Jul 2012, 19:19:02 UTC

Careful, Uli will tell us off ....

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Message 1261986 - Posted: 18 Jul 2012, 21:17:23 UTC - in response to Message 1261917.

What's an OP?


Yeppers Original Poster so you are the "Queen" of the thread. So what you say goes. ;)
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Message 1262177 - Posted: 19 Jul 2012, 11:26:15 UTC - in response to Message 1261986.

What's an OP?


Yeppers Original Poster so you are the "Queen" of the thread. So what you say goes. ;)

Really?
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Message 1262181 - Posted: 19 Jul 2012, 11:46:13 UTC

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Message 1262241 - Posted: 19 Jul 2012, 16:56:25 UTC

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Message 1262255 - Posted: 19 Jul 2012, 17:45:53 UTC - in response to Message 1261925.

OP = Original Poster - the person who started the thread


Thanx Rob. What I also didn't know is that the OP gets to make the rules.
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Message 1262277 - Posted: 19 Jul 2012, 19:13:11 UTC

Not so much "make rules" as indicates how the existing rules are to be applied, or minor modifications to suit the way the game develops.
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Message 1262372 - Posted: 20 Jul 2012, 2:39:09 UTC - in response to Message 1261986.

What's an OP?


Yeppers Original Poster so you are the "Queen" of the thread. So what you say goes. ;)


That is, if the "OP" started the initial game, not necessarily the continuation. Ahh your making me over think things... GAME ON :)
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Message 1262378 - Posted: 20 Jul 2012, 3:09:28 UTC

To me the OP is the current owner of the thread. Now if the "original owner" has some input, it can be hashed out here, or PM and as a last resort, the red x route.
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Message 1262392 - Posted: 20 Jul 2012, 4:08:04 UTC

I notice we are getting close to the end of the extended counting pictures thread. We extended it once and we seem to have run out of a large number of different subjects to pick from.

Do you want to let it die for a while? Do you want to start with one again? Do you want to put a theme for the pictures, e.g. transportation or electronic parts? Do you want to go to 10,000 again or something shorter like 5000? Or maybe do do something like 1000 to 3000? (Do a bit of searching to be sure there are pictures with numbers for what you propose though.)

While I kind of enjoy the rail fan pictures, perhaps that might be its own thread. Or even a pretty landscape thread, which might be of more general interest. (We used to have a big picture thread.)

Stuff to think about. No rush we still have a few hundred to go and not that many posting any more.


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Message 1262396 - Posted: 20 Jul 2012, 4:24:02 UTC - in response to Message 1262392.

(A newbies input) I think we should limit what kind of pictures are allowed, that will make it 100x more difficult. But it is what it is. I think its just something to do, Victor and I often pass back and forth comments about the pictures above the pic, which I find to be fun... So its not just the posting of the pictures I enjoy.
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Message 1262400 - Posted: 20 Jul 2012, 4:43:51 UTC

Gary, all I can say is thank you for this thread. You have given us a venue to hash out issues.
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Message 1262488 - Posted: 20 Jul 2012, 11:04:43 UTC - in response to Message 1262392.

I notice we are getting close to the end of the extended counting pictures thread. We extended it once and we seem to have run out of a large number of different subjects to pick from.

Do you want to let it die for a while? Do you want to start with one again? Do you want to put a theme for the pictures, e.g. transportation or electronic parts? Do you want to go to 10,000 again or something shorter like 5000? Or maybe do do something like 1000 to 3000? (Do a bit of searching to be sure there are pictures with numbers for what you propose though.)

While I kind of enjoy the rail fan pictures, perhaps that might be its own thread. Or even a pretty landscape thread, which might be of more general interest. (We used to have a big picture thread.)

Stuff to think about. No rush we still have a few hundred to go and not that many posting any more.



I have stopped posting recently for other reasons. I enjoy this thread and think when it reaches its current goal it could return to "1" as it is a while since its been there.

As to the picture content, perhaps a rule that if the last post was a car number plate - knitting pattern - lego or whatever, the the next picture should be different, something I try to do anyway.

Just some thoughts

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Message 1262727 - Posted: 20 Jul 2012, 22:29:12 UTC

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