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He was a jerk, but I got a kick out of that guy.

Is there any way to bring him back?

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Is there any way to bring him back?


No
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He was a jerk, but I got a kick out of that guy.

Is there any way to bring him back?
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Originally Posted by Konan View Post
He was a jerk, but I got a kick out of that guy.

Is there any way to bring him back?

If Mike C wanted to be back, he'd be back. He was granted a mulligan, along with some other banned members
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Originally Posted by Mohican View Post
If Mike C wanted to be back, he'd be back. He was granted a mulligan, along with some other banned members
what's that? It sounds like hooligan.
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It means he was officially forgiven, Nacia, but he expressed no desire to return.
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Originally Posted by Prodigalson View Post
It means he was officially forgiven, Nacia, but he expressed no desire to return.
I get it. Thanks for that Prodigalson.
Not many forums will do that.
That's impressive.
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You know what that "C" stood for, don't you?
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Originally Posted by E. Zamora View Post
You know what that "C" stood for, don't you?
there's only so many words one can think of.
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Actually, his last name begins with C.
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Mike C, if you're reading this, please, come back soon.

Your adoring fans await your return!
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Nacia: a mulligan is an expression for allowing a second chance or a "do-over"



Before Dwight Eisenhower came around, the word "mulligan" was rarely heard outside the golf course.




But according to Dickson, Eisenhower — an avid golfer — introduced the word to the masses in 1947 when he requested a mulligan in a round of golf that was being covered by reporters.



A mulligan is an extra stroke awarded after a bad shot, and it wouldn't be the last time Eisenhower was awarded one. In 1963, the former president was granted a mulligan as he was dedicating a golf course at the Air Force Academy, after his ceremonial first drive went straight up into the air.
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Originally Posted by Mohican View Post
Nacia: a mulligan is an expression for allowing a second chance or a "do-over"
Golf ... some men (Tiger) are paid a billion in their lifetime to play the game, yet poor writers like me are paid $1,000 tops a month for our work.

Life, it isn't fair. But some have said that's a good thing.
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Change "that's" to "it's" and I'd have to say I agree.
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Mr. Ed said I should use his signature, since he's not anymore. In honor of his good friend Nok, here it is: "As far as smoking a cigar," she said, "I'd not know where to start or how to start." "It's simple," said I, "You light one end and chew on the other and hope to meet in the middle."
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Originally Posted by Konan View Post
Golf ... some men (Tiger) are paid a billion in their lifetime to play the game, yet poor writers like me are paid $1,000 tops a month for our work.

Life, it isn't fair. But some have said that's a good thing.
Supply and demand...
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Originally Posted by Konan View Post
Golf ... some men (Tiger) are paid a billion in their lifetime to play the game, yet poor writers like me are paid $1,000 tops a month for our work.



Life, it isn't fair. But some have said that's a good thing.


If you could play golf like Tiger youd be paid appropriately.

If you could write like Tiger can play golf youd be paid accordingly.

Pretty simple math, bro.
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Originally Posted by brianpatrick View Post
If you could play golf like Tiger youd be paid appropriately.

If you could write like Tiger can play golf youd be paid accordingly.

Pretty simple math, bro.
What I was getting at.
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Originally Posted by E. Zamora View Post
What I was getting at.


Yeah. You and I share some intentions. Comedy, charity, and curiosity. I seem to be more conceited than you... so be it. Im okay with that.

That poem you posted here is... well, its really something. Im not a poetry guy, but it hit me in the gut.
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("...Mike C was a persona, thus in effect there was no Mike C here really, any more than there is a Mike C today somewhere else, no only there is someone who has used that persona there to represent himself by across forumland..." ventured the goblin before adding "...where the odd thing about every one of us is that none of you prove who you are to anyone else here MYAHAHAHAHA, meaning that it all means so little doesn't it, so let's not get caught up in this "who is here and who isn't here" sideshow, instead let's see if we can do the posts that keep those readers reading us still, yet what they will choose to read of us depends largely upon how well we can adapt ourselves to our task in hand now, which is not this sideshow...", in fact, the goblin wasn't here neither, no all that was ever here in front of one were just so many words upon one's screen, one's own and someone else's, smiling "...naah, it's not wanting someone's return that is the right mindset towards posting your journey, no instead isn't it all about making ourselves worthy of that person wish to return by what we produce...")

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That doesn't really apply to Mike C. He posted links to his business website, his stories, the e-zine he ran etc. Definitly a someone who exists outside of "forumland."
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Originally Posted by E. Zamora View Post
That doesn't really apply to Mike C. He posted links to his business website, his stories, the e-zine he ran etc. Definitly a someone who exists outside of "forumland."
Well they do say some people are better then others. He must be one of them.
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Well they do say some people better then others. He must be one of them.


I think he would agree he is both better and worse than most. Bigger all-round maybe. There arent many people like him, actually.
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I think he would agree he is both better and worse than most. Bigger all-round maybe. There arent many people like him, actually.
and you are sure because?
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and you are sure because?


I worked for his magazine for three years and talked with him a lot here and there.
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I worked for his magazine for three years and talked with him a lot here and there.
I get it. He does come across a bit what shall I say short tempered.
Others may well disagree with me.
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Originally Posted by Nacia View Post
I get it. He does come across a bit what shall I say short tempered.

Others may well disagree with me.


Intolerant of stupidity and excuses for stupidity I would say. Unlike me. Im fascinated by people, even the stupid ones.
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I used to be infuriated by stupidity and the excuses that went with it, until I realized I was being entertained by it all.

Now it doesn't bother me so much.
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Originally Posted by brianpatrick View Post
If you could play golf like Tiger youd be paid appropriately.

If you could write like Tiger can play golf youd be paid accordingly.

Pretty simple math, bro.
I disagree. There's a difference. Golf is objective; writing is subjective. Being a good golfer isn't dependent on other people's good opinions. Writing is.
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[QUOTE=Konan

Being a good golfer isn't dependent on other people's good opinions. Writing is.

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Nah. That's stand up comedy.

Actual writing is something done because there is no alternative.

Yes, there is commercial tripe that fits your definition.
If you wanna call that writing I say you are, well - I ain't gonna go gettin' all metaphorical here 'cause that distracts from my pristine statement.

Yeah, thanks for reading the foregoing and be sure I would have typed it anyway if I was the only person on earth.
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