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zBrown

Ice climber
Brujo de la Playa
Feb 24, 2014 - 10:15pm PT
In an interesting turn of events, I decided to read some of this drivel.

I'll observe that the "pith helmet" is really nothing other than Da Brim and further that this one looks suspiciously like a patent infringement on my design. http://www.supertopo.com/climbing/thread.php?topic_id=1844654&msg=1845206#msg1845206



Additionally, "pithing" has long since been abandoned for 3-D computer modeling and simulation.

Just say no, please.

Risk

Mountain climber
Olympia, WA
Feb 24, 2014 - 10:41pm PT
"Only I can spin your grass into gold; trust me"
"Only I can spin your grass into gold; trust me"
Credit: summer 1977 park bum

Rumpelstiltskin claimed to be able to spin gold out of hay. For some here, it didn't work, and they're pretty bitter about it.
sidmo

Sport climber
general delivery
Feb 25, 2014 - 08:57am PT
what no attacks last nite? you licksters are getting lazy - surely I've given you enough to run with for a few more pearls of witty repartee - and isn't this about the point where licky himself gets off his throne and darts me with one of his poignant jabs, only to disappear for another extended hiatus?

c'mon, bring it on haters - HEIL LICKY!!!
sidmo

Sport climber
general delivery
Feb 25, 2014 - 09:07am PT
PS
don't forget to tell me how stupid I am without addressing my questions about licky's professionalism, or lack thereof - i'm SO phuckin stupid that I need constant reminders from the ST intellegencia - truth is, I can remember 1977 but cant remember the last post that told me how stupid I am, but that's what I get for being so stupid - of course, I could blame my short-term memory loss on plane weed I smoked that was laced with fuel, but it would be just as big a lie as if I told you it came from the paraquat on the mex going around back then - no, it's selective memory loss I have going, I just forget the posts you guys are so generous with - I really do appreciate your efforts to help me through this mental health crisis - you've saved my health care provider much money on therapy that I, frankly, have not needed - why see a shrink when I have all of you to shrink my head for me?

philo

Trad climber
Is that light the end of the tunnel or a train?
Feb 25, 2014 - 09:21am PT
photo not found
Missing photo ID#346651
Randisi

Social climber
Dalian, Liaoning
Feb 25, 2014 - 09:40am PT
1977 posts.

Tada!
zBrown

Ice climber
Brujo de la Playa
Feb 25, 2014 - 11:35am PT
Yes Senor Randisi. (Apologies to Townes)

All the federales say
They could have had it any day
They only let it slip away
Out of kindness I suppose

Keep on hammerin' sidmo, eventually you'll knock 'em all down. Teach peace and stay pure, keep a good head and ...







Jon Beck

Trad climber
Oceanside
Feb 25, 2014 - 11:53am PT
. . . . chirp chirp . . . .
mouse from merced

Trad climber
The finger of fate, my friends, is fickle.
Feb 25, 2014 - 12:06pm PT
phthetic, SIDLESS.

You don't want friends you want an entourage, idoit.

Y edit yourself?

U obiously are prefect as U R.

A Prefect Idoit.

I do it, idiot.

It is far too late to hate U.

I simply DESPISE YOUR ATTITUDE.

edit: Edit, that is, is waht I do.

I fart in you're capital I and your small case is just that.

She could not find it is Y she left U.

This is soooo much fun!

My tongue is gonna be in my cheek all frickin' day, so I owe U, but I'm dashing the check, but I will leave U a tip:

Go find yourself and fuk him.

sidmo

Sport climber
general delivery
Feb 25, 2014 - 12:51pm PT
if my posts bother licky so much he has the opportunity to prove me wrong - not by hiding behind you sycophants, bootlickers, brownnosers and toadies but by publishing - nothing less will suffice - he has solicited personal and sensitive info from strangers under the guise of authorship and at some point he needs to put up or shut-the-phuck-up - a chapter in pre-release would at least show that he is sincere about the effort, if not the success and if he thinks that he is in danger of his text being pirated by literary poachers, as he seems to think I am, he could do like his fed heroes and redact enough from his text to render it worthless and yet still show that he has made progress toward his stated goal - otherwise he is a fraud - the question is how long is too long to perpetuate a project and keep it from becoming a hoax - many people would think all these years would be sufficient, and if not then how long is enough and how long is too long?

if licky is not a fraud than he should publish - i'm so happy now that I never felt empowered to tell him what I know - he takes that reticence to mean that I know nothing, but I aint no sgt. Shultz - there are two cohorts that I have been unable to locate after these decades apart, and without their explicit approval and permission it would be unethical for me to say anything about the incident - licky himself alludes to this when he writes about plane veterans having families and careers to consider before releasing details that, while perhaps outside the bounds of statutes of limitation, details that could lead to embarrassment for others - but he instead chastises those like myself who choose to hold back - phuck him - he's a greedy, self-centered and selfish jerk so in love with himself that the normal rules of behavior are not applicable - or at least he would like it to be so
philo

Trad climber
Is that light the end of the tunnel or a train?
Feb 25, 2014 - 12:53pm PT
At the very least an excerpt seems in order at this time.
Reilly

Mountain climber
The Other Monrovia- CA
Feb 25, 2014 - 12:56pm PT
if licky is not a fraud than he should publish

Much easier said than done, as he is finding out.

Why don't you use a couple of aliases and give Licky yer story? I don't
see how that would diminish the weight or importance. In fact, I would be
surprised if Licky used anybody's real name unless they were deceased, but
I'm no lawyer, thank god.
philo

Trad climber
Is that light the end of the tunnel or a train?
Feb 25, 2014 - 12:58pm PT
Hey Reilly do you know what you've got when you have a dozen lawyers up to their necks in concrete?
Reilly

Mountain climber
The Other Monrovia- CA
Feb 25, 2014 - 12:59pm PT
Phukked up concrete?
philo

Trad climber
Is that light the end of the tunnel or a train?
Feb 25, 2014 - 01:00pm PT
Not enough concrete.
sidmo

Sport climber
general delivery
Feb 25, 2014 - 01:03pm PT
Reilly- the answer is that I see no reason to - there's nothing in it for me, and if it is advantageous to licky then he should address my concerns directly, instead of dissing me in a misguided attempt to discredit me - if he's not a fed or worse, how are we to know? if he thinks I don't know anything about the writing process in particular and journalism in general then he is simply mistaken - not evil, just plain wrong - I've worked on many projects not unlike this one he's doing, and his approach is uniquely unprofessional - and no matter what you or he may think, that is not my fault . . . or chainsaw's or anyone else's - licky's screwing this up because he's screwing it up, not anyone else - publish now and do a sequel if you get more data licky, but quit yanking your pud and git 'er done.

this thread is approaching its second millennium - isn't that long enough? and in little more than a year it will be multi-decadal - will that be enough?
guyman

Social climber
Moorpark, CA.
Feb 25, 2014 - 02:12pm PT
Time to put up or shut up......

A chapter or two, would be nice.

otherwise he is full of it
sidmo

Sport climber
general delivery
Feb 25, 2014 - 02:12pm PT
Anybody get ME TV? Reruns, reruns and more reruns

Todays offering:


Dragnet
Episode: The Big Shipment
S10, E16
(First Aired: Dec. 28, 1967)
When a plane crashes, a large amount of narcotics is found aboard -- but the pilot is missing.



Licky you might get some ideas about filming your "story" from Jack Webb
Braunini

Big Wall climber
cupertino
Feb 25, 2014 - 02:54pm PT
Maybe you should go outside for a little while before you stroke out
















*cue page-long defensive post chock full of personal details
mouse from merced

Trad climber
The finger of fate, my friends, is fickle.
Feb 25, 2014 - 03:35pm PT
I seem to maybe have broken thru the pack ice built up around this plane wreck of a thread.

Sidmo, I'm not one to retract with no good reason.

But I will apologize for my brief rant.

I have to watch outbursts of temper because of heart issues (blood pressure, COPD, just being excitable in the way mice are in general). And I seem to have just broken my commitment not to be snide in my posts here, at the same time.

It is good that you've called out the OP, and I am certainly no licker of boots, butts, or behinds. I'm not doing so now.

A man who does not produce in a timely manner is suspect. The nature of the internet is still being discovered by slow learners and failed Luddites like me.

Stupid is as stupid does. Likewise, foot-draggers are only capable of being judged as such when they perform in that manner, and Lickey fits the shoe, to use a reversal of the common metaphor.

Get off yer ass, LICKEY LOUSE.

We need to see your true colors.

Are you whom/what you say or ARE YOU A FED? I would not put it past the gangsters of law to pull shiv like this.

Here's to the FMAF! Raise the mescal bottle and kiss the worm!
Making fat cats squirm is how The Flames of Campo Quatro burn!
I know the way to San Jose, FWIW.
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