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A Change in Direction for UBB.threads #225164 04/01/2009 1:05 PM
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Re: A Change in Direction for UBB.threads [Re: Rick] #225165 04/01/2009 1:08 PM
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OMG wink

Re: A Change in Direction for UBB.threads [Re: usrbingeek] #225167 04/01/2009 1:11 PM
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Geeze Rick, we've never met, but very sorry to hear this.

UBB is the heart of my site, so in turn, so are you.

I hope you pull through whatever it is you are going through.

Know that your work has given so much to many people -- not just us on here -- but the many thousands of members across all of our forums.

Re: A Change in Direction for UBB.threads [Re: Mitch P.] #225169 04/01/2009 1:49 PM
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April Fools???

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lol @ RoR... that's scriptaculous too...

Apr 1st! laugh

Re: A Change in Direction for UBB.threads [Re: gliderdad] #225171 04/01/2009 1:57 PM
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Originally Posted by gliderdad
April Fools???


nope gone mid-day.....

Re: A Change in Direction for UBB.threads [Re: Ian] #225174 04/01/2009 2:32 PM
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Jesus - don't do that to me!!!

8.30pm - it's over - right - now I need a drink!!!


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Re: A Change in Direction for UBB.threads [Re: driv] #225175 04/01/2009 2:34 PM
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I'm usually the one pulling this on my site. smile

I fell for it!

Re: A Change in Direction for UBB.threads [Re: Mitch P.] #225177 04/01/2009 2:42 PM
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Shame on them - they know us ubb'ers are sensitive modern guys... (hic)


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Re: A Change in Direction for UBB.threads [Re: driv] #225180 04/01/2009 3:12 PM
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Fact or Fiction I just have to reply with my opinion.
Just in case it is a fact.
1. I hope for Rick that it is a temporary illness and he will be better soon. For him as well as us.
2. Ruby on Rails. Bah hum bug!
3. Ted back at the Helm? I think it would take him a very very long time to get back up to speed on this software.
4. If it is a April fools day joke. You got me on it.


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Re: A Change in Direction for UBB.threads [Re: Ruben] #225182 04/01/2009 3:49 PM
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I wanna do the coding too, I don't know how but I have some time Thursday evening to learn - couldn't be too hard.


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Re: A Change in Direction for UBB.threads [Re: AllenAyres] #225183 04/01/2009 3:52 PM
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Is that Thursday between the hours of 8pm and 8.01pm? He He


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Re: A Change in Direction for UBB.threads [Re: Ruben] #225185 04/01/2009 4:14 PM
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I wana code too, I can break things very well!!!!

Re: A Change in Direction for UBB.threads [Re: Mitch P.] #225186 04/01/2009 5:01 PM
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Originally Posted by Mitch P.
I'm usually the one pulling this on my site. smile

I fell for it!


You totally did.

Happy April Fools!


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Re: A Change in Direction for UBB.threads [Re: Ruben] #225187 04/01/2009 5:02 PM
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Originally Posted by Ruben

4. If it is a April fools day joke. You got me on it.


Mwahahaha!


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Re: A Change in Direction for UBB.threads [Re: AllenAyres] #225188 04/01/2009 5:03 PM
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Originally Posted by AllenAyres
I wanna do the coding too, I don't know how but I have some time Thursday evening to learn - couldn't be too hard.


Bring out all of your 2.0 skills!


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Re: A Change in Direction for UBB.threads [Re: gliderdad] #225189 04/01/2009 5:03 PM
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Originally Posted by gliderdad
I wana code too, I can break things very well!!!!


You too!


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Re: A Change in Direction for UBB.threads [Re: David Dreezer] #225191 04/01/2009 5:07 PM
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Well I've decided to scrap UBBT and move to YABB so it doesn't make any difference to me what you do anymore. tongue

Re: A Change in Direction for UBB.threads [Re: David Dreezer] #225192 04/01/2009 5:08 PM
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This is why I normally duck down around Apr 1st; all it signifies is i turn another year older in 7 days :x...


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Re: A Change in Direction for UBB.threads [Re: David Dreezer] #225194 04/01/2009 5:11 PM
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I know some hTmL8 if that helps wink



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Re: A Change in Direction for UBB.threads [Re: ScriptKeeper] #225195 04/01/2009 5:14 PM
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Originally Posted by ScriptKeeper
Well I've decided to scrap UBBT and move to YABB so it doesn't make any difference to me what you do anymore. tongue


Yee Gods - now there's a blast from the past.
I didn't realise they were still going.

Actually, I used YaBB for an intranet job a few years back - it was ok really smile


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Re: A Change in Direction for UBB.threads [Re: driv] #225198 04/01/2009 5:20 PM
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Well Rick if you want you can forward my post to Ted. And tell him you need a raise.


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Re: A Change in Direction for UBB.threads [Re: Ruben] #225199 04/01/2009 5:21 PM
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You could also tell Ted that I need a raise smile


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Re: A Change in Direction for UBB.threads [Re: driv] #225202 04/01/2009 5:33 PM
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Well maybe Ted could apply for a TARP bail out. And pay everyone.
You guys that are on the other side of the big pond that stands for
"Troubled Assets Relief Program" which the government is using to bail out businesses in the USA to help the economy.


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Re: A Change in Direction for UBB.threads [Re: Ruben] #225204 04/01/2009 5:41 PM
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Oh and BTW. Good thing your fessed up to the joke. My renewal is coming due and I would not want a gold license if Rick was gone. wink
Is that another kudos to send to Ted?


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Re: A Change in Direction for UBB.threads [Re: Ruben] #225205 04/01/2009 5:47 PM
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I read it and said there is no way this is happening, good one. You got some tongue

Re: A Change in Direction for UBB.threads [Re: gliderdad] #225206 04/01/2009 5:51 PM
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April Fools lol

You got me, i'm so glad i didn't get to read that this morning lol

"I Told the woman in work" i caught my bits in my zip
and was off to hospital, leaving her to explain in her
shy way that i needed attention to my boss lol

She's still miffed now lol


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Re: A Change in Direction for UBB.threads [Re: Mark S] #225209 04/01/2009 6:17 PM
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Dave just lost his 5 star rating. wink

Re: A Change in Direction for UBB.threads [Re: Harold] #225210 04/01/2009 6:19 PM
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How did that happen?
He is 3 stars like the rest of us now.
Except for you Harold.

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Re: A Change in Direction for UBB.threads [Re: Ruben] #225211 04/01/2009 6:23 PM
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That just made me a target.

Re: A Change in Direction for UBB.threads [Re: Harold] #225212 04/01/2009 6:25 PM
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Well I already voted on you a while back so it was not me if something happens after now.


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Re: A Change in Direction for UBB.threads [Re: Harold] #225214 04/01/2009 6:47 PM
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Originally Posted by Harold
Dave just lost his 5 star rating. wink
roflmao

Re: A Change in Direction for UBB.threads [Re: Rick] #225215 04/01/2009 6:55 PM
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I should have rUBBy.rails finished by June. I thought this was going to be a secret!

Re: A Change in Direction for UBB.threads [Re: Ruben] #225216 04/01/2009 7:28 PM
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1. If this is true I wish you a full and speedy recovery Rick.
2. If it isn't true, you got me too.


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Re: A Change in Direction for UBB.threads [Re: Harold] #225218 04/01/2009 7:37 PM
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Originally Posted by Harold
Dave just lost his 5 star rating. wink


I'll just database dive and give myself 100 again. laugh


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Why's ted rated a 2? he's like the ubb.god lol


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Re: A Change in Direction for UBB.threads [Re: David Dreezer] #225223 04/01/2009 7:39 PM
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Originally Posted by David Dreezer
Originally Posted by Harold
Dave just lost his 5 star rating. wink


I'll just database dive and give myself 100 again. laugh


Oh crap, Dave database diving again...better do a backup!

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Originally Posted by Gizmo
Why's ted rated a 2? he's like the ubb.god lol
Weird, I rated ted a 5 and his rating went from a 2 to a 5... How, odd...

Dave DB diving somehow doesn't seem surprising at all lol...


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Re: A Change in Direction for UBB.threads [Re: Gizmo] #225230 04/02/2009 3:13 AM
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I see Rick is up and about again - just sniffles then? wink


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Re: A Change in Direction for UBB.threads [Re: driv] #225233 04/02/2009 8:17 AM
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Food Poisoning frown That was my April Fools Joke on myself apparently wink

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A couple days regimen of Colon Clense and pepto will clear anything up...


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Colon clense? That's a real peppy name! It must have taken the marketing guys seconds to come up with that...


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I love the term wink...


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Re: A Change in Direction for UBB.threads [Re: Gizmo] #225340 04/03/2009 12:33 AM
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best term was from Saturday Nite live with Dan Akroid -- aside from the Ronco bassomatic, he also advertised 'Colon Blow'

classics...

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Originally Posted by Sirdude
best term was from Saturday Nite live with Dan Akroid -- aside from the Ronco bassomatic, he also advertised 'Colon Blow'

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Re: A Change in Direction for UBB.threads [Re: Ruben] #225539 04/08/2009 4:32 PM
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What is going on a Groupee?
I have a site hosted there or at Eve and it is not about music
They do billing and worls fine. Would like to sign another site but can not see how.
Very strange

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Originally Posted by pinkmelon
What is going on a Groupee?
I have a site hosted there or at Eve and it is not about music
They do billing and worls fine. Would like to sign another site but can not see how.
Very strange

Are you looking to purchase another license for a UBB site?
If that is true do not go to groupee go to http://ubbcentral.com/purchase.php.

I don't even know if Groupee even hosts net new UBB sites anymore.

Maybe someone will chime in.
Rick?


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That is a good question; I haven't seen anything on groupee.com for much other than the social network stuff...

Dave?


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