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The thread that will never go away (so much golf) I remember when I first joined a year ago trying to make my way through this one. Lol

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Can I get a TL:DR for this thread? 128 pages is like starting out on game of thrones, I'm sure it's good but I just don't have the stamina

 

 

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So...what is this place?

So this was in essence the original Random Banter thread, if you will.

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OMG this is some funny SH!T... I had to stop, I'm at work and actually have to get stuff done.. 

 

I keep seeing the "plenty O fish" adds.. I'm guessing that is the new add these days.. LOL.. 

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You know you've been here a long time when you remember when this thread first started.

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You know you've been here a long time when you remember when this thread first started.

Russian milfs want to love you!

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You know you've been here a long time when you remember when this thread first started.

 

 

I was a  member back then,  just wasn't active on the forum.  

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Russian milfs want to love you!

 

And this is a problem??? ;)

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 @Golfspy_CG2 mentioned this thread so might  as well mention it and bring it back for others to read and get a laugh sorry it's not Thursday 

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Misty, water-colored memories.....


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Misty, water-colored memories.....


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Of the way we were!


Too bad I missed all this fun!


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6 hours ago, TBT said:

 


Of the way we were!


Too bad I missed all this fun!


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It was a brief, shining moment. It was...our Camelot!

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Actually, this thread was one of the reasons I joined MyGolfSpy.  

Now I feel like I missed out a lot by not joining earlier.


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26 minutes ago, tony@CIC said:


Now I feel like I missed out a lot by not joining earlier.


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Me too. I read it when I first joined but without the posts from RP, I don't think I got the full experience. 

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1 hour ago, GB13 said:

Me too. I read it when I first joined but without the posts from RP, I don't think I got the full experience. 

I made it through about page 3, but it is clear there are posts missing, making it hard to follow. Would have been fun to be here at the time, though.

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Now I really want to know what happened on this thread.  Can you OG members give us newer guys a crash course?

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Every spouse is one's personal Gestapo, I suppose,

but looking at the first few pages of this thread,

I would never have made it to forty-six years of marriage

under that kind of fear and oppression!

 

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      This thing is just brilliant. Even if you currently have a Yeti clone tumbler, you should get one of these lids. I tried it (covertly) in the 20oz Walmart version and the MagSlider lid fits perfectly. It'll be a satisfying $10 purchase. If I was Oprah, the MagSlider lid would be a favorite thing for sure.
       
      With the Rambler Jug and Tumblers, Yeti has set the standard for fresh beer transport and enjoyment on the course.
       
      Cheers!
       
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