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Folks Of Interest Where are the Original first 500 HAMBers?

Discussion in 'The Hokey Ass Message Board' started by CTFuzz, Aug 29, 2009.

  1. FiddyFour
    Joined: Dec 31, 2004
    Posts: 9,008

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  2. BLEH
    Joined: Mar 29, 2001
    Posts: 142

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    185 here and proud to have met a bunch of the OG's

    Chris
     
  3. klazurfer
    Joined: Nov 21, 2001
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  4. i`ve still got the original hamb shirt...only roll it out on special occasions...i also got the first issue of garage in the giveaway....

    a few highlights from the past for me...honest and modernbeat, both great guys and got me my first big break in the artworld by putting my art on the cover of the premier issue of shop rag...i still speak to dan picasso and also catch up with sailor on facebook...was it Nads who had the alter ego fecals the clown....germ and his musings
     
  5. I don't think we have low post counts.....everyone else talks to much......;):D

    I lurked for 12 months as remember copping a verbal lashing from Axle...although he was just qouting lines from American Graffiti...

    Cheers, and this thread is gay;):),

    Drewfus:)
     
  6. Alfster
    Joined: Jan 15, 2002
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    I'm in the second 500 at 528. maybe I shouldn't have lurked so long...... :D
     
  7. stude_trucks
    Joined: Sep 13, 2007
    Posts: 4,755

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  8. Noname38
    Joined: Nov 24, 2001
    Posts: 369

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    I feel blind. What am I? I want a prison number?
     
  9. Haha just missed out = # 589 !

    Wow, has it been THAT long?

    Rat
     
  10. Jimv
    Joined: Dec 5, 2001
    Posts: 2,924

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    I'm number 469
    JimV
     
  11. My wife has been pissed off at me since '99.... I remember Aaron saying "the other guy was some college student out in Oklahoma or somewhere...."
     
  12. 454!
     
  13. tommy
    Joined: Mar 3, 2001
    Posts: 14,758

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    I had a better number on the Pokemon board.:D I fell asleep at the line registering on the new board but I beat a lot of you sorry asses.:D
     
  14. Crazy, #263. I remember when I first signed up in the 90's I think 98 or 99 but then had to re-register. Things were different then...don't get me wrong it's cool here, just different.
     
  15. dabirdguy
    Joined: Jun 23, 2005
    Posts: 2,404

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    I joined in June of 2005 (#6828) and the roasting/hazing was still happening if you were an asshat or wanted to do something stupid. I was gonna run a '36 chevy truck with a MM2 front end and no fenders. I still wince when remembering the comments.

    You lot taught me a whole bunch about HOT RODS.

    Thanks!
     
  16. Hodad
    Joined: Dec 26, 2001
    Posts: 250

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    I just found out I am #493
     
  17. FiddyFour
    Joined: Dec 31, 2004
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    yep... those were the dayz...

    and, i agree. like you, i have learned a tremendous amount about not only traditional hot rods and customs... but about myself here as well. i've met the best group of people on the planet. period.

    i WILL say one thing tho... the phrase "he/she's a HAMBer... it'll be cool" does not mean what i once did... used to be, you were a HAMBer, and your word was gold (even if your chain wasnt)... many times now, its "caveat HAMBer" on many things.

    the place has changed a lot since i first found the place in the middle of 03 or so and then finally registered and did an intro on new years eve in 04... half a bottle of courage by Jim Beam and i managed to make an ass of myself (for the first time, it happens often) point is, in MANY ways, the "new" HAMB is better than it ever was... but, there are also many small things that are missed as well.
     
  18. alchemy
    Joined: Sep 27, 2002
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    My current number is 930, but when I joined I was number 1,967 (my year of birth). So, I know there have been at least 1,047 HAMBers deleted. I think Ryan said a while ago he removed a lot of inactive accounts.
     
  19. Insane 1
    Joined: Feb 13, 2005
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    from Ennis TX

    I was 1st on here back in between 99-2000. Then I moved and didn't have a high speed connection till 05, then couldn't find my account so had to rejoin. At least I'm under the 5000 mark! - #4963
     
  20. 175, and I read LOTS more that I post. I also fondly remember the old board. I had a terribly time when it switched over keeping up. The bad thing, is I make my living with computers.

    Doug
     
  21. Plowboy
    Joined: Nov 8, 2002
    Posts: 4,254

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    I remember back when this interweb thing took off all you heard about was how message boards were being used for gay lifestyle hook ups and whatnot so I avoided them. I remember the round Jalopy Journal format but I lurked for quite a while before I signed up. Turns out that gay lifestyle thing was right! ha ha ha

    Mine says 1025, but I was around 2250 when I first signed on.
     
  22. elwood blues
    Joined: Sep 13, 2005
    Posts: 462

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    from Boise ID

    I'm number 8331?? I guess
     
  23. Ichoptop
    Joined: Mar 5, 2001
    Posts: 721

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    C9 and Brewsir was on here. Shag and his pickup. 286 merc helping me out with all the flathead questions I had. Germs rants and the ousting of Aaron. That was almost 10 years ago. go figure.

    Im number 100 on this "new" board
     
  24. Byron Crump
    Joined: Jun 13, 2001
    Posts: 1,855

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    I am 300 flat.

    Mine would have been closer to Buzzard's 238 but I dragged my feet.
     
    Last edited: Aug 31, 2009
  25. Threads: 320,865, Posts: 3,885,763, Members: 81,584
    as of 1243pm central time!!!! WOW!!!!!!
     
  26. ham-boned-ford
    Joined: Mar 24, 2005
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  27. #409
    Remember when you could tell people to quit asking such stupid questions and they would?
     
  28. Spooky
    Joined: Mar 3, 2001
    Posts: 1,768

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    How does one determine what number they are?
    I know I have been posting on here since '97.
     
  29. MichaelDorman
    Joined: Apr 27, 2001
    Posts: 849

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    I'm still here, # 250
     

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