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Post by bookowlie » 09 Oct 2015, 20:29

Thanks Kio! By the way, I love your new title, Genremaster. :)
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Post by rssllue » 09 Oct 2015, 23:25

All of the Purple Brotherhood are given a new name befitting their position. 8)
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Post by bookowlie » 11 Oct 2015, 20:41

rssllue wrote:All of the Purple Brotherhood are given a new name befitting their position. 8)
Very cool. You should give yourselves new monikers at the start of each calendar year, just to keep things interesting. :)
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Post by Gravy » 11 Oct 2015, 20:58

They're all just a bunch of purple people eaters :lol:

Though...in my head...I think of them as the purple squad :shhh:
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Post by bookowlie » 11 Oct 2015, 21:34

Who ya gonna call? Purplebusters
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Post by rssllue » 11 Oct 2015, 22:11

:lol:
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Post by bookowlie » 11 Oct 2015, 22:28

rssllue wrote::lol:
By the way, I just figured out the meaning of your user name. Duh, it only took me how many months to notice the anagram. You should do another anagram or partial anagram for your New Year's name change, if you so choose. Elslurs, Ursslel, Slursel...hey, I like Slursel. It sounds like the Slurpies people get at 7-Eleven (not me, I stick to the flavored coffee :lol: )
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Post by rssllue » 12 Oct 2015, 01:01

:lol: Oh dear.
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Post by DATo » 12 Oct 2015, 03:49

rssllue wrote:She is the best duckowl on the site!
Whooooooo .... WhooooOOOOoooooo ..... QUACK ..... quack-quack-quack-quack-whoooooooo!!!!

Translation from duckowlspeak: "She is the every epitome and quintessence of the legendary and proverbial duckowl."
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Post by rssllue » 12 Oct 2015, 04:17

:lol: Very nice!
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Post by Gravy » 13 Oct 2015, 05:39

I can not find an owl duck :shock:

I feel like a failure :(
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Post by Scott » 13 Oct 2015, 08:20

@bookowlie Thank you for your help with so many things, and most of all for being a friendly face! Well actually the owl has kind of a scowl, but you're friendly. :)

Great choice for MOTM! :D
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Post by bookowlie » 13 Oct 2015, 08:24

Thanks! Sorry about the Owl with a Scowl. :) I am fairly techno-challenged and this owl was easier to upload. Some of the cooler choices didn't fit within the pixel parameters.
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Post by gali » 13 Oct 2015, 08:57

Scott wrote:@bookowlie Thank you for your help with so many things, and most of all for being a friendly face! Well actually the owl has kind of a scowl, but you're friendly. :)

Great choice for MOTM! :D
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Post by bookowlie » 13 Oct 2015, 09:48

Thanks Gali! If you and Scott keep complimenting me, my crown might fall off from the excitement. :)
Signed, The Scowly Owl - ha ha ha
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