This is my 8,000th

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  1. LineInTheSand

    LineInTheSand USCGA 2006

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    This is my 8,000th post. Likely 99.99% of the previous 7,999 post were of limited use, but I thought pointing this milestone was appropriate. HAHAHA...
     
  2. tug_boat

    tug_boat Member

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    Did you hear it? I just popped the cork on my bottle of champagne for you!!

    Congrats!!

    Push Hard, Press Forward
     
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  3. Midwest

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    Are you going to draw a new line in the sand? Congrats on 8K!
     
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  4. LineInTheSand

    LineInTheSand USCGA 2006

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    Hahaha, yes. Thanks!
     
  5. USMCGrunt

    USMCGrunt Member

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    LITS: looks like you have gotten the hang of this... ;)
     
  6. LineInTheSand

    LineInTheSand USCGA 2006

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    Pathetic, eh? I'm approaching the point where I've been out of uniform as long as I was an officer.... I'm sure things have really changed in the 10 years I've been away from CGA.

    Soon I'll be one of those guys who just doesn't get how little I know about the present (I might already be there, haha).
     
  7. AROTC-dad

    AROTC-dad Just a dad

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    Congratulations, LITS, well done!

    Don't get complacent, though....you have a ways to go before catching Pima, and you also gotta watch your six and keep an eye on Kinnem!

    Hope you post another 8000 soon!
     
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  8. Capt MJ

    Capt MJ Member

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    Well done, LITS. I have also enjoyed your avatar selections over the years. Might we hope for a "throwback day," and I could see my favorite, the orange slash?

    Of course, I think you are only a bantam weight compared to some of our august posters.
     
  9. kinnem

    kinnem Moderator

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    Congrats LITS. You've always been one of my favorite posters. :rockon:
     
  10. LineInTheSand

    LineInTheSand USCGA 2006

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    I think I know the one you're talking about. Luigi used it for awhile too (it's the CGA Bears logo from a few years ago). That should be pretty easy to bring back.

    I'm very far behind Pima and considering when I started posting (from the stateroom of my cutter when we had internet connection), they'll catch me in no time.
     
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  11. NavyHoops

    NavyHoops Moderator

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    Congrats LITS! Been a pleasure reading your posts over the years. Learned a ton about the USCG and USCGA from your posts.
     
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  12. Maplerock

    Maplerock Proud to be an American

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    Almost 3 posts every day for eight years. Impressive.
     
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  13. LineInTheSand

    LineInTheSand USCGA 2006

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    Haha, that's front loaded.

    I've also been banned 2-3 times.
     
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  14. wildblueyonder

    wildblueyonder USAFA '19

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    Please try to get to 19,000 by the time I graduate! Thanks!! :D:rockon:

    (Oh, and by the way, congratulations! :cool:)
     
  15. EOD/SEALmom

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    I found this forum because my second child is a senior in hs and a USNA candidate. My next 2 kids are also interested in military/SA (they are Sea Cadets, but still in 8th and 6th grade). Fifth kid is undecided - but he's only 10 yrs, so it's just a matter of time, haha. Just occurred to me that if these next 3 kids of mine decide to pursue SA/ROTC, I just might beat your number in a few years! :cool:
     
  16. Andromeda

    Andromeda Banned

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    Nearly ten years since you graduated, too, eh? My applause.
     
  17. LineInTheSand

    LineInTheSand USCGA 2006

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    Right! Our 10 year is in 2016.
     
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    I'm essentially just a lurker, but always look for your posts... good times! Congrats!!
     
  19. LineInTheSand

    LineInTheSand USCGA 2006

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    Nothing wrong with lurkers! Thanks!
     

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