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Old 02-24-2009, 06:33 PM
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Yet Another Photo Thread?

You guys, is it too soon for another Doper Photo Thread?

I love photo threads. It's so much fun to put names and faces together.

(Yes, this is some of my only entertainment. Can you tell I don't have much of a life? )

Here's me after a day of moving heavy objects.

http://www.flickr.com/photos/11125007@N05/3308016174/
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Old 02-24-2009, 06:50 PM
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Yay! I love photo threads too!

Here's my latest weekly self-portrait. I think I'm improving, bit by bit... but then again, I'm slightly biased about the subject matter.

(and just for the heck of it, here's a bonus: my absolute favouritest self-portrait so far in the series is this one... I was trying to pose all pretty-like with one of the cats, but she had a slightly different idea)
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Old 02-24-2009, 06:54 PM
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Yay! I love photo threads too!

Here's my latest weekly self-portrait. I think I'm improving, bit by bit... but then again, I'm slightly biased about the subject matter.

Oh, that's really nice! Nicely lit and pretty. You look all thoughtful yet funny. Lilies are awesome.
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Old 02-24-2009, 07:30 PM
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Yay! Someone (other than me) likes it. Validation at last!

Lilies are indeed awesome. My Valentine's flowers this year were a mix of pink lilies, pink gerberas, and peach hypericum berries. Sadly, they've pretty much done for at this point.

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Old 02-24-2009, 07:36 PM
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Dudette, you so did better than me for the Valentine's flowers.

So the day after Valentine's Day there's a knock at my door. It's my friend. He has in his hand a small bouquet of slightly wilted roses and lilies.

I'm like, what is this for?

He's like, "Well, nobody's going to give you flowers so I got these for you. Discounted 75% after Valentine's Day! At Seven-Eleven!"

See, he is the total goddamn cheap Yankee but you gotta love him!

That made my day.
But fresh flowers the day OF Valentine's Day are the best!!
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Old 02-24-2009, 07:39 PM
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Here's me after a day of moving heavy objects.

http://www.flickr.com/photos/11125007@N05/3308016174/
DEA?!? Gee willikers, who knew the narcs were cute? Me out catching snowflakes one day in January.

One of my babies left home today. The new owner, pleased with his acquisition. She rolls out of the barn. Up the hill, onto the trailer. I drove that car for eleven years; I'll miss it, but the new owner is going to restore it and take it to the local car shows. It's in great shape already, just needs a new exhaust system, tires, shocks, struts, water pump, maybe brakes...
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Old 02-24-2009, 07:48 PM
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I just have the same ones from last time (which I guess are new if you haven't seen them). I really need to put some new ones up.

Me working out
Me in a bar
Me listening attentively
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Old 02-24-2009, 07:51 PM
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This is me after I got my hair cut:

http://i222.photobucket.com/albums/d...1122081901.jpg
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Old 02-24-2009, 08:04 PM
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... I drove that car for eleven years; I'll miss it, but the new owner is going to restore it and take it to the local car shows. It's in great shape already, just needs a new exhaust system, tires, shocks, struts, water pump, maybe brakes...
Yeah, that's how we getcha! We play the cute card! (Thanks for that though, I feel all nasty and gross right now!)

So dude, do you restore cars as a hobby? I always thought that would be cool.

I'm actually trying to get my friend into that. He has a 1992 Celica convertible that he is currently restoring. I am trying to get him to buy a 1963 Porsche like he had in college to restore but he is resistant so far. He's all like, I have enough with my job and the Celica. But I bet if I annoy him enough he'll cave.

I love gearheads!
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Old 02-24-2009, 08:06 PM
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It's been a while since I participated.


This is me after I got my hair cut:

http://i222.photobucket.com/albums/d...1122081901.jpg

See, you look very cute with your hair like that. I totally wish I could wear my hair that short as it would save me tons of trouble in the morning. I also wish I had natural curl like that!
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Old 02-24-2009, 08:08 PM
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I'll let you in on a little secret. The trick to scoring nice flowers for V-Day is to buy your own. The Boy was stuck working the whole weekend, so I decided that we'd celebrate anyways, even if it meant that I cooked dinner and tidied up and bought my own flowers thankyouverymuch.

Which makes your friend super-awesome for getting you flowers, even if they were on sale.

Cute haircut, WomanofScorn. I love your curls.

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Old 02-24-2009, 08:13 PM
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I'll let you in on a little secret. The trick to scoring nice flowers for V-Day is to buy your own. The Boy was stuck working the whole weekend, so I decided that we'd celebrate anyways, even if it meant that I cooked dinner and tidied up and bought my own flowers thankyouverymuch.

Which makes your friend super-awesome for getting you flowers, even if they were on sale...
Well. I never thought about that. That's a very nice thought!
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Old 02-24-2009, 08:14 PM
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I just have the same ones from last time (which I guess are new if you haven't seen them). I really need to put some new ones up.

Me working out]

I would so not mess with you.
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Old 02-24-2009, 08:24 PM
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A pic from last weekend. I was wandering the back streets of Escondido, waiting for the bike riders to finish the Tour of California.
http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3400/...8976f31b13.jpg
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Old 02-24-2009, 08:41 PM
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Just posted a review of iPhoto '09's "Faces" feature on my blog.

Not only am I on the sidebar, but I'm the dude on the right in the first photo in the review.

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Old 02-24-2009, 08:52 PM
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I used what is now my profile photo in the last one so here's me riding.
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Old 02-24-2009, 08:59 PM
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do you restore cars as a hobby? I always thought that would be cool.
Yeah, I've loved cars since I was a kid, but I'm not the best mechanic around. I don't restore them; I prefer to hot rod 'em. But if it's a fairly unique car, I'll limit myself to bolt-ons (such changes are easily reversed by a restorer) and keep the original parts. I did that with the LTD, because they only made about 3000 of the LX model. The guy that bought it was surprised with the parts that came with it; stuff like the original rims in addition to the 10-slots that were on it, a dash cluster, bumper rubbers, two spare complete taillight assemblies, original spark plug wires and looms...there's even a spare computer for it. My buddy and his brother are into older cars like a '38 Plymouth and a '36 Buick, and I've helped with those. Those cars are rodded; both of them have modern front suspensions welded in along with disc brakes and late-model V8s and stuff. I have the old Buick straight-8 and Plymouth flathead from those cars, just because they're neat to have laying around. I've decided to go with my cousin's old Malibu and a couple 50's cars (my newest toy), so I'm giving my '91 Spirit R/T to my nephew and sold the LTD to a friend of my nephew's mechanic friend. You have to find the right person to sell your car to, you know?
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Old 02-24-2009, 09:03 PM
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Old 02-24-2009, 09:04 PM
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Big smile. Just tilt your head to the left a little.

Here's another good one.
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Old 02-24-2009, 09:11 PM
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Yeah, I've loved cars since I was a kid...I prefer to hot rod 'em...
That is very cool. The hot rod thing is great! I bet the Buicks kick real good. Did you ever get into racing? I could see you racing totally.

My friend has a house in Sebring, Florida. I keep bugging him to go down there for the 12 hours of Sebring race which he has yet to do. He only goes down there off-season to do maintenance on the place.

Man, it would be so boss to go down there for the race!
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Old 02-24-2009, 09:23 PM
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minor7flat5; So how tall are you? Like over 6 feet?

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[URL="http://s494.photobucket.com/albums/rr306/starsandballs/?action=view&current=yo005.jpg"]...another good one.
Stauderhorse, you are very pretty.

And Diogenes the Cynic, you are nothing like I thought you'd look! That pic of you with your family is very sweet. That's why l love these threads. It's just so cool to see who I am actually talking to.
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Old 02-24-2009, 09:42 PM
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Okay, I'll play.
The SO and me at a DopeFest last summer.
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Old 02-24-2009, 09:43 PM
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Here are me and my mom at dinner on Saturday.
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Old 02-24-2009, 09:56 PM
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Here is my current Facebook picture, though my kitty has been gone for some time now.

Here is my previous Facebook picture and it's a lot newer than my current Facebook picture.
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Old 02-24-2009, 10:04 PM
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Okay, I'll join in on this one (I don't think I ever have before)

Me and the wife

Me on Christmas morning with my new Arrested Development shirt.

Me and the daughter
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Old 02-24-2009, 10:15 PM
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It would be funny if your face was half covered in every photo, as in the second photo, like Wilson on Home Improvement
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Old 02-24-2009, 10:18 PM
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I don't think I have any photos that I haven't posted here before. I'll go with this one: me and the wife.
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Old 02-24-2009, 10:32 PM
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minor7flat5; So how tall are you? Like over 6 feet?
6'3"

Hey 3acresandatruck, in that last photo of your "my newest toy" series you look like you don't have a care in the world and you're just about to spend a pleasant afternoon tinkering. Hope to be there some day. Very cool!
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Old 02-24-2009, 10:38 PM
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Here's a shot of me with some cow-orkers. I'm in the middle.

My lazy assistants

Here's an older one. I'm holding the coffee cup.
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Old 02-24-2009, 10:38 PM
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A pic from last weekend. I was wandering the back streets of Escondido, waiting for the bike riders to finish the Tour of California.
http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3400/...8976f31b13.jpg
What's with you and curved mirrors?

Here's a recent one of me with my nephew.

Last year in action. I'm the one standing in the dumpster.
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Old 02-24-2009, 10:44 PM
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Me at the NFC Championship game.

Me holding the tickets for the NFC Championship game.
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Old 02-24-2009, 11:18 PM
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Big smile. Just tilt your head to the left a little.
Very pretty , does'nt photobucket have a rotating tool ?

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Old 02-24-2009, 11:28 PM
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With a cephalopod companion.

I love these threads, and figured that it's about time I participate for once.

Last edited by wunderkammer; 02-24-2009 at 11:29 PM.. Reason: Durr. It's a good idea to actually link to the picture.
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Old 02-25-2009, 12:10 AM
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I don't really post much, but what the heck.

Field camp photos from last Summer:
Me in front of a spectacular view.
Sneaky candid shot I wasn't quick enough to avoid. (Actually, turned out to be one of the very few pics of me I don't actively hate)
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Old 02-25-2009, 12:57 AM
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Self portrait with some more information.
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Old 02-25-2009, 01:09 AM
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You look like we'd get along. I mean I already thought that but this supports it. You also look a lot younger than I thought.

Since a lot of guys are posting pictures with their wives, here's one of me and mine.
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Old 02-25-2009, 01:15 AM
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I'm the girl.
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Old 02-25-2009, 01:24 AM
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You also look a lot younger than I thought.

Since a lot of guys are posting pictures with their wives, here's one of me and mine.
Whoa, right back atcha! You look about 50 years younger than I expected you to.

ETA: and you're cute.

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Old 02-25-2009, 01:30 AM
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You look like we'd get along. I mean I already thought that but this supports it. You also look a lot younger than I thought.

Since a lot of guys are posting pictures with their wives, here's one of me and mine.
Anyone ever tell you you look kind of like Mr. Rogers?
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Old 02-25-2009, 01:59 AM
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Whoa, right back atcha! You look about 50 years younger than I expected you to.

ETA: and you're cute.
Hah! You thought I was an old man? And thanks .

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Anyone ever tell you you look kind of like Mr. Rogers?
Bah. I don't dress like that. It was a company christmas party and I didn't feel like wearing a suit like every other stuffed-shirt there.
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Old 02-25-2009, 02:03 AM
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Hah! You thought I was an old man?
Well... yes, basically. No way I can really backpedal on that is there?

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Old 02-25-2009, 02:31 AM
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I've posted some and I have a webcam, so what the hell.

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Old 02-25-2009, 03:48 AM
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What I wouldn't give to be back in Thailand!
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Old 02-25-2009, 06:25 AM
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I'm pretty shy about this stuff, but what the heck. I took this just last weekend with my new camera.

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Old 02-25-2009, 09:53 AM
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Me getting married. I'm the chick.
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Old 02-25-2009, 10:01 AM
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Jeez.. been years since I've participated in a photo thread..

Here's me.
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Old 02-25-2009, 10:08 AM
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Old 02-25-2009, 10:17 AM
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Here's The Superhero and me on our latest Colorado adventure (snowshoeing in Rocky Mountain National Park)
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Old 02-25-2009, 10:43 AM
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You guys, is it too soon for another Doper Photo Thread?

I love photo threads. It's so much fun to put names and faces together.

(Yes, this is some of my only entertainment. Can you tell I don't have much of a life? )

Here's me after a day of moving heavy objects.

http://www.flickr.com/photos/11125007@N05/3308016174/
Even all grubby your are still attractive!
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Old 02-25-2009, 10:52 AM
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See, you look very cute with your hair like that. I totally wish I could wear my hair that short as it would save me tons of trouble in the morning. I also wish I had natural curl like that!
Thank you. It's still trouble actually, because my curls are normally a frizzy mess. Product baby, product!

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I'll let you in on a little secret. The trick to scoring nice flowers for V-Day is to buy your own. The Boy was stuck working the whole weekend, so I decided that we'd celebrate anyways, even if it meant that I cooked dinner and tidied up and bought my own flowers thankyouverymuch.

Which makes your friend super-awesome for getting you flowers, even if they were on sale.

Cute haircut, WomanofScorn. I love your curls.
Thank you, thank you Hated them when I was young, learned to embrace them as an adult.
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