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JimandLinda
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PostPosted: Thu Jan 09, 2014 8:15 pm Reply with quote Back to top

FTP
 
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PostPosted: Thu Jan 09, 2014 8:15 pm Reply with quote Back to top

FTP or not Rolling Eyes Rolling Eyes Rolling Eyes

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sandlanders
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PostPosted: Thu Jan 09, 2014 8:22 pm Reply with quote Back to top

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Becca, I just saw you on TV. Oh,and Chris, too. Laughing

Saw them both... Good thing I didn't blink. Confused

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PostPosted: Thu Jan 09, 2014 8:27 pm Reply with quote Back to top

sandlanders wrote:
BigJim60 wrote:
Becca, I just saw you on TV. Oh,and Chris, too. Laughing

Saw them both... Good thing I didn't blink. Confused

Hey now.

My only words were caught while I was off panel. "Highly valuable"

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BigJim60
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PostPosted: Thu Jan 09, 2014 8:46 pm Reply with quote Back to top

Walkingadventure wrote:
sandlanders wrote:
BigJim60 wrote:
Becca, I just saw you on TV. Oh,and Chris, too. Laughing

Saw them both... Good thing I didn't blink. Confused

Hey now.

My only words were caught while I was off panel. "Highly valuable"

Yes, I noticed that. Too bad the segment wasn't longer, but I understand that it wasn't a geocaching show.

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JimandLinda
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CQ560! What the heck happened up there?! I had the FTP, then you reposted and they flipped! Confused
 
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PostPosted: Thu Jan 09, 2014 9:02 pm Reply with quote Back to top

BigJim60 wrote:
Walkingadventure wrote:
sandlanders wrote:
BigJim60 wrote:
Becca, I just saw you on TV. Oh,and Chris, too. Laughing

Saw them both... Good thing I didn't blink. Confused

Hey now.

My only words were caught while I was off panel. "Highly valuable"

Yes, I noticed that. Too bad the segment wasn't longer, but I understand that it wasn't a geocaching show.


Yea, I was surprised by how little we were in there. It's a shame, the whole reason they even talked about geocaching was because the oldest active cache was in Pike Lake. And then that never even got mentioned. My kids were really disappointed too because they were so excited to be on TV and then they only ended up in the background.
 
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PostPosted: Thu Jan 09, 2014 9:05 pm Reply with quote Back to top

Maybe you could get WPTV to make a 30 minute show just about geocaching.

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JimandLinda wrote:
CQ560! What the heck happened up there?! I had the FTP, then you reposted and they flipped! Confused

I saw that too, bit now they are flipped back the way that they were.

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PostPosted: Thu Jan 09, 2014 9:13 pm Reply with quote Back to top

BigJim60 wrote:
Maybe you could get WPTV to make a 30 minute show just about geocaching.


Or you could. Cool Very Happy
 
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sandlanders
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PostPosted: Thu Jan 09, 2014 9:20 pm Reply with quote Back to top

BigJim60 wrote:
JimandLinda wrote:
CQ560! What the heck happened up there?! I had the FTP, then you reposted and they flipped! Confused

I saw that too, bit now they are flipped back the way that they were.

I did not see what happened, but I will wait for The Squirrel to settle down before I add this page to the stats. Can you find the seconds for the two posts like you did before, BigJim?

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PostPosted: Thu Jan 09, 2014 9:33 pm Reply with quote Back to top

beccaday wrote:
BigJim60 wrote:
Walkingadventure wrote:
sandlanders wrote:
BigJim60 wrote:
Becca, I just saw you on TV. Oh,and Chris, too. Laughing

Saw them both... Good thing I didn't blink. Confused

Hey now.

My only words were caught while I was off panel. "Highly valuable"

Yes, I noticed that. Too bad the segment wasn't longer, but I understand that it wasn't a geocaching show.


Yea, I was surprised by how little we were in there. It's a shame, the whole reason they even talked about geocaching was because the oldest active cache was in Pike Lake. And then that never even got mentioned. My kids were really disappointed too because they were so excited to be on TV and then they only ended up in the background.


I'll give you my 5 cent critique of the show since we are familiar with almost everything that they featured. We go to Hartford a couple of times a month. They only briefly hit on any of the places they visited. They made the Auto Museum look more like collectors warehouse than a really fun museum to visit. The things they missed mentioning at Pike Lake were camping, hiking and the tower. Even though it's not in Hartford they showed Holy Hill a couple of times, but never mentioned it. That surprised me since many of John McGivern's comedy sketches have focused on growing up catholic. I really didn't expect much more than there was about geocaching. Scoop DeVille was the big winner. Their ice cream is as good as any you will ever have. I had gingerbread a couple of weeks ago. They also have a huge selection of retro candies.
 
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Chatauqua560
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PostPosted: Thu Jan 09, 2014 10:00 pm Reply with quote Back to top

I have no idea Jim ... I am as surprised as you. BigJim, do you have the seconds????

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PostPosted: Thu Jan 09, 2014 10:14 pm Reply with quote Back to top

Mister Greenthumb wrote:
They also have a huge selection of retro candies.

Candy dots on a paper??? Shocked If so, I doubt that they cost two cents anymore. Confused

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PostPosted: Thu Jan 09, 2014 10:15 pm Reply with quote Back to top

OK, now they flipped back. Contrary to what I previously posted, apparently there IS such a thing as a tie Shocked Both posts were at 20:15:14

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