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Old 02-26-2011, 06:26 PM   #11
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Unfortunately I got that one from a real post on a forum.. cant remember if it was HBT or not.
Oh, I'm pretty sure it was here at HBT.

Actually, I'm convinced that you have been reading my PMs and saw that "Tom" sent me a PM very similar to what you've posted.

But he ended it with asking me if I like blue grass music and if I was single!


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Old 02-26-2011, 06:28 PM   #12
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Unfortunately I got that one from a real post on a forum.. cant remember if it was HBT or not.
Heck that mighta been me a couple years ago then!


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Oh, I'm pretty sure it was here at HBT.

Actually, I'm convinced that you have been reading my PMs and saw that "Tom" sent me a PM very similar to what you've posted.

But he ended it with asking me if I like blue grass music and if I was single!
Wow.

Did you respond?

It was not me I promise.
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Old 02-26-2011, 06:45 PM   #14
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Wow.

Did you respond?

It was not me I promise.
Of course I responded! But not by calling the phone number he sent also.

I sent back a PM telling him how to fix his "wine", said yes I like bluegrass in small doses, and mentioned that I was very happily married. And old enough to be his mother.

He replied back something like, "Oh, if you don't want to call me, can I have YOUR number to call you?"

I won't steal your thread much longer, but trust me. I've had some very, um, unusual PMs.
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Old 02-26-2011, 06:46 PM   #15
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Alright.. so it turns out the suspense was more fun than the response.

He took the high road.

I would recommend using the hydrometer for consistency, to know when it is finished. They are accurate even though it is just a piece of paper in a floating glass.


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It doesn't even sound like he is interested in trying my award winning brew.



Does it stop here? Or do I respond with more questions?

I AM still bored at work
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Alright.. so it turns out the suspense was more fun than the response.

He took the high road.

I would recommend using the hydrometer for consistency, to know when it is finished. They are accurate even though it is just a piece of paper in a floating glass.


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It doesn't even sound like he is interested in trying my award winning brew.



Does it stop here? Or do I respond with more questions?

I AM still bored at work

It's VERY funny that he wouldn't bite! That actually made me laugh.

Did you try asking him if he was single?
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Of course I responded! But not by calling the phone number he sent also.

I sent back a PM telling him how to fix his "wine", said yes I like bluegrass in small doses, and mentioned that I was very happily married. And old enough to be his mother.

He replied back something like, "Oh, if you don't want to call me, can I have YOUR number to call you?"

I won't steal your thread much longer, but trust me. I've had some very, um, unusual PMs.
No worries.. its all fun and passes the time!

We need a thread "Sender Anonymous, Yoopers best PM's"

Sounds like I could spend some time there.
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makes me want to convince someone to try it just to see how incredibly foul that would be.... I think I need to have a beer to wash that taste out of my mind.
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makes me want to convince someone to try it just to see how incredibly foul that would be.... I think I need to have a beer to wash that taste out of my mind.
This is more of the response I wanted from the LHBS owner.
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Keep sending more horrid questions from different emails? Heck, post his up! I'm sure HBT would help in flooding his inbox with retarded questions.


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