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Old 01-25-2011, 01:20 AM   #1
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Car Forum Necropolis

This place is surely a tomb of the dead.

I would guess there are a few stragglers who can't figure out (or are in denial) why a once popular forum died in the arse. History teaches us that opinion leaders who treat their communities with contempt are consigning the same community to obscurity:- so saith the lord Wally.

Oddly enough I'm watching the very same thing happening on another forum, which boasts tens of thousands of members, that has dwindled to a small tribe of regulars who band together back slapping each other's drivel and pouncing on fresh meat that may wander into the various traps awaiting them. Being the selfless person I am, I have warned the band of brothers of imminent membership demise and reminded them that hen talk is the domain of women.

I have also canvassed the possibility that car enthusiasts who read motor magazines and pay others to perform mechanical works aren't really in a position to brag and tell others how things should be done, I think I used the term "chequebook mechanics". Suprisingly they aren't taking my advice well. LOL
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Old 01-30-2011, 09:31 PM   #2
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Funny, the first thing I see when I come here for the first time in over a year is a thread talking about how dead the forum is, lol

it's funny the site is still up really.
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Old 01-30-2011, 09:59 PM   #3
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Old 02-01-2011, 10:51 PM   #4
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Wally's must have come onto here after the Aussie test team lost to a bunch of Poms.
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Old 02-04-2011, 02:20 AM   #5
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Wally's must have come onto here after the Aussie test team lost to a bunch of Poms.


A national disgrace losing to a team of larney South Africans sprinkled with a few Poms. At least the one dayers salvaged a little pride....
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Old 02-04-2011, 10:43 PM   #6
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Well with all the flooding thats going on its the least we could do. Its even more of a disgrace when the South African in our team didn't play that well at all.
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Old 02-05-2011, 12:41 AM   #7
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Well with all the flooding thats going on its the least we could do. Its even more of a disgrace when the South African in our team didn't play that well at all.


More than one South African e.g.

Andrew Strauss
Kevin Pietersen
Michael Lumb
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Old 02-05-2011, 06:43 PM   #8
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And it was Anderson and Tremlett who did the most damage. Australia seldomly put a score over 300. Was a disappointment as I was hoping for a closer competition.

Was back to normal in the one day series though which is worrying seeing that the world cup is just round the corner and that we suck in the one day game.
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Old 02-06-2011, 09:56 AM   #9
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You guys can thank Rod Marsh for getting England back on top in tests. Now all they need is Warney to show them how to play one dayers.
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Old 02-09-2011, 01:37 AM   #10
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Going way off-topic but Wally, have you ever heard of Zyzz? Just wondering how famous he is in Australia lol.
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Going way off-topic but Wally, have you ever heard of Zyzz? Just wondering how famous he is in Australia lol.

I do now LOL
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I do now LOL
Not sure how close you live to NSW, but everyone there seems to know him. Even here, I hear his name mentioned regularly.
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Old 02-10-2011, 12:02 AM   #13
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The name is not uncommon for wogs in body building here. Places like Lakemba in NSW have large Leb communities, so I'm not suprised he has a following. It's blokes like him that red rag the likes of the Bra Boys. He's playing himself up well.
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Old 02-17-2011, 11:43 PM   #14
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Cliffy knows this one, but seeing as we are talking about Oz Lebs and such, this is the kinda TV show they produce here:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-ygyg...eature=related
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Old 02-25-2011, 08:32 AM   #15
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Funny, the first thing I see when I come here for the first time in over a year is a thread talking about how dead the forum is, lol

it's funny the site is still up really.

This is the first thing that came to my mind. I havent thought about the forum for years and then I just got a crazy hair up my arse and looked it up. Im suprized that I rememberd my un/pw. This place seems grown over with weeds (spam)and whatnot.

I remember when this site was brand new. I was the first member to reach 100posts and for doing that I won a giftcard. Heh, good times.

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