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roossy90

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RE: Goodbye, Farewell, Adieu Mon, 05/1/06 7:10 PM (permalink)
Sad, isnt it?
Binge posting at roadfood.
I wonder if there is any hope for me?
As my dad used to say,"You're gonna miss me when I'm gone".
 
#61
    UncleVic

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    RE: Goodbye, Farewell, Adieu Mon, 05/1/06 9:07 PM (permalink)
    And to keep count on posts... Stalker?? ha ha...

    Thread was someone leaving us... Always amazes me how a topic can take a left turn...
     
    #62
      garryd451

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      RE: Goodbye, Farewell, Adieu Mon, 05/1/06 10:00 PM (permalink)
      I would never knock Roadfood.com if I ate somewhere that had a very good review but when I went there, I got a very bad meal.

      Places have bad days, I know a couplt times in my lefe that I had a great meal at a place, I knew people that were coming into the place, when I was leaving, the next time I saw them they would say "what in the heck is wrong with you, that was the worst meal we ever had." So I guess You can get a good dinner or a bad dinner at the same place on the same night.
       
      #63
        Tony Bad

        RE: Goodbye, Farewell, Adieu Mon, 05/1/06 10:54 PM (permalink)
        quote:
        Originally posted by garryd451

        I would never knock Roadfood.com if I ate somewhere that had a very good review but when I went there, I got a very bad meal.

        Places have bad days, I know a couple times in my life that I had a great meal at a place, I knew people that were coming into the place, when I was leaving, the next time I saw them they would say "what in the heck is wrong with you, that was the worst meal we ever had." So I guess You can get a good dinner or a bad dinner at the same place on the same night.


        I think it is the same as anything that is reviewed or evaluated by others. I have been to movies or listened to music others have said was GREAT, and I hated it. I take all advice and reviews with a grain of salt...especially when I don't know the reviewer.

         
        #64
          saps

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          RE: Goodbye, Farewell, Adieu Tue, 05/2/06 12:29 AM (permalink)
          There's no way this site will survive without BakersBoy.

          When people leave, can't they just go quietly? No one gives a sh*t anyway. It's like announcing the 3000th fart in your life.

          Wait. I've got it:

          "Roadfarts are almost always informal and inexpensive; and the best Roadfarts are colorful gaseous anomalies enjoyed by locals (and savvy travelers) for their character as well as their bouquet."
           
          #65
            enginecapt

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            RE: Goodbye, Farewell, Adieu Tue, 05/2/06 1:37 AM (permalink)
            quote:
            Originally posted by saps

            When people leave, can't they just go quietly? No one gives a sh*t anyway. It's like announcing the 3000th fart in your life.


            Great analogy. But there have been some poignant goodbye posts that provide entertainment while affording a peek at how the dearly departed REALLY feel.

            For instance, the witchy Meowzart's dramatic adieu wherein she fired off a few choice foul epithets at the board in general. Or the ever ladylike chezkatie who appended A.M.F. to her thespian goodbye effort.
            Hint: The A meant Adios, but the M.F. wasn't intended to be My Friends.
             
            #66
              EliseT

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              RE: Goodbye, Farewell, Adieu Wed, 05/3/06 5:42 AM (permalink)
              quote:
              Originally posted by NebGuy

              quote:
              Originally posted by enginecapt
              25 extra points if you know what Hollenbeck is.

              Isn't that a Gwen Stefani song?


               
              #67
                EliseT

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                RE: Goodbye, Farewell, Adieu Wed, 05/3/06 5:45 AM (permalink)
                quote:
                Originally posted by Davydd

                Well I am staying unless my cardiologist finds out I am pursuing pork tenderloin sandwiches. Then I may have to find a forum that talks about asparagus arranged in a perfect pentagon around a 2 ounce serving of broiled salmon.


                You can still have BBQ chicken! All is not lost!

                 
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                  EliseT

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                  RE: Goodbye, Farewell, Adieu Wed, 05/3/06 5:59 AM (permalink)
                  How can people just stay on the topic of where to eat day after day? You can tell by the limited number of BB's posts that he hasn't been here long enough to understand that the "beans in chili" and "Texas vs. Tenn" BBQ topics can get TIRED. Sometimes we need to talk about recipes! There are recipes in many of the Sterns' books.

                  We all have to take a break from the internet now and then. And sometimes we have to discuss birdfeeders. And sometimes we just have to make fun of eachother.

                  Also, the beauty of Roadfood is that you can go ADD YOUR OWN UPDATE if a place has gone downhill (Cassell's, cough cough). If a restaurant has gone downhill, there is a lovely feature where you can tell people.

                  And buy a newer printing already.

                  I spell it "ketchup" and I feel quite strongly about that. Dang. Catsup. It's the 21st century!




                   
                  #69
                    Greymo

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                    RE: Goodbye, Farewell, Adieu Wed, 05/3/06 7:36 AM (permalink)
                    quote:
                    Originally posted by enginecapt

                    quote:
                    Originally posted by saps

                    When people leave, can't they just go quietly? No one gives a sh*t anyway. It's like announcing the 3000th fart in your life.


                    Great analogy. But there have been some poignant goodbye posts that provide entertainment while affording a peek at how the dearly departed REALLY feel.

                    For instance, the witchy Meowzart's dramatic adieu wherein she fired off a few choice foul epithets at the board in general. Or the ever ladylike chezkatie who appended A.M.F. to her thespian goodbye effort.
                    Hint: The A meant Adios, but the M.F. wasn't intended to be My Friends.


                    A.M.F....................Maybe she just hoped that you would catch on and meet her at the local bowling alley.
                     
                    #70
                      roossy90

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                      RE: Goodbye, Farewell, Adieu Wed, 05/3/06 1:44 PM (permalink)
                      I'd really like to know what I have done to people here to bash me so?
                      I thought this was a place to put your thoughts, and as random and useless as they seem, I am not the only one.
                      I guess I am a pathetic old lady who has nothing to do but post on here?
                       
                      #71
                        Bushie

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                        RE: Goodbye, Farewell, Adieu Wed, 05/3/06 1:57 PM (permalink)
                        quote:
                        Originally posted by roossy90

                        I'd really like to know what I have done to people here to bash me so?
                        I thought this was a place to put your thoughts, and as random and useless as they seem, I am not the only one.
                        I guess I am a pathetic old lady who has nothing to do but post on here?


                        Just ignore Greymo, roossy. I always do.

                        You keep on posting!!
                         
                        #72
                          roossy90

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                          RE: Goodbye, Farewell, Adieu Wed, 05/3/06 1:58 PM (permalink)
                          quote:
                          Originally posted by Bushie

                          quote:
                          Originally posted by roossy90

                          I'd really like to know what I have done to people here to bash me so?
                          I thought this was a place to put your thoughts, and as random and useless as they seem, I am not the only one.
                          I guess I am a pathetic old lady who has nothing to do but post on here?


                          Just ignore Greymo, roossy. I always do.

                          You keep on posting!!

                          Frank seems to have issues with me also. Or is that being paranoid?
                           
                          #73
                            mr chips

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                            RE: Goodbye, Farewell, Adieu Wed, 05/3/06 2:03 PM (permalink)
                            quote:
                            Originally posted by roossy90

                            quote:
                            Originally posted by Bushie

                            quote:
                            Originally posted by roossy90

                            I'd really like to know what I have done to people here to bash me so?
                            I thought this was a place to put your thoughts, and as random and useless as they seem, I am not the only one.
                            I guess I am a pathetic old lady who has nothing to do but post on here?


                            Just ignore Greymo, roossy. I always do.

                            You keep on posting!!

                            Frank seems to have issues with me also.
                            Just ignore it. I like you if that means anything.
                             
                            #74
                              roossy90

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                              RE: Goodbye, Farewell, Adieu Wed, 05/3/06 2:06 PM (permalink)
                              quote:
                              Originally posted by mr chips

                              quote:
                              Originally posted by roossy90

                              quote:
                              Originally posted by Bushie

                              quote:
                              Originally posted by roossy90

                              I'd really like to know what I have done to people here to bash me so?
                              I thought this was a place to put your thoughts, and as random and useless as they seem, I am not the only one.
                              I guess I am a pathetic old lady who has nothing to do but post on here?


                              Just ignore Greymo, roossy. I always do.

                              You keep on posting!!

                              Frank seems to have issues with me also.
                              Just ignore it. I like you if that means anything.

                              Thanks ya'll.. Maybe I will just make another Runza and post the photo just to shut everyone up!
                               
                              #75
                                trudyn

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                                RE: Goodbye, Farewell, Adieu Wed, 05/3/06 2:18 PM (permalink)
                                Hi Xannie. Sorry.
                                 
                                #76
                                  roossy90

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                                  RE: Goodbye, Farewell, Adieu Wed, 05/3/06 2:30 PM (permalink)
                                  quote:
                                  Originally posted by xannie_01

                                  roosy..at least they aknowledge you. only one person ever said hi to me and that's papajoe, a class act.

                                  Yes he is!
                                  (yet another inane post by roossy90)
                                   
                                  #77
                                    Pwingsx

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                                    RE: Goodbye, Farewell, Adieu Wed, 05/3/06 2:56 PM (permalink)
                                    Hi, Xannie. I like your name.

                                    Roossy's runzas rock. Whatever color they are.
                                     
                                    #78
                                      NebGuy

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                                      RE: Goodbye, Farewell, Adieu Wed, 05/3/06 3:39 PM (permalink)
                                      quote:
                                      Originally posted by Pwingsx

                                      Roossy's runzas rock. Whatever color they are.

                                      If she posts a picture of another purple one I’m going to insist on a cease and desist order.
                                       
                                      #79
                                        sizz

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                                        RE: Goodbye, Farewell, Adieu Wed, 05/3/06 3:44 PM (permalink)
                                        quote:
                                        roossy90 Posted - 05/03/2006 : 13:58:53
                                        --------------------------------------------------------------------------------



                                        Frank seems to have issues with me also. Or is that being paranoid?


                                        Yes Roossy you are being paranoid ........... you are like a beautiful bowl of Fettuccine Alfredo di Lelio .............so very rich with butter, Parmesan Cheese
                                        and cream, you just cant eat to much or you'll wind up with a tummy ache .............. burp!
                                         
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                                          roossy90

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                                          RE: Goodbye, Farewell, Adieu Wed, 05/3/06 3:45 PM (permalink)
                                          quote:
                                          Originally posted by Pwingsx

                                          Hi, Xannie. I like your name.

                                          Roossy's runzas rock. Whatever color they are.

                                          #3
                                           
                                          #81
                                            Tastytoo

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                                            RE: Goodbye, Farewell, Adieu Wed, 05/3/06 3:56 PM (permalink)
                                            No auf wiedersehen,kwa herini or adiosu?
                                             
                                            #82
                                              CasperImproved

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                                              RE: Goodbye, Farewell, Adieu Wed, 05/3/06 4:10 PM (permalink)
                                              fpczyz - Thanks for making my end of day, a sticky one (I spewed vernors on my desktop when I read your nice post). The pasta response made my day...

                                              Roossy, I hope with your history here that most of anything that you *might* take as a slight to you personally, would just roll off your back. If not, send them my way, and I will at least sin upon their names You as a nice person don't need to deal with family members that need to put their beer down. We "won't" invite them to the next get-together :-)

                                              Casper
                                               
                                              #83
                                                roossy90

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                                                RE: Goodbye, Farewell, Adieu Wed, 05/3/06 4:13 PM (permalink)
                                                quote:
                                                Originally posted by fpczyz

                                                quote:
                                                roossy90 Posted - 05/03/2006 : 13:58:53
                                                --------------------------------------------------------------------------------



                                                Frank seems to have issues with me also. Or is that being paranoid?


                                                Yes Roossy you are being paranoid ........... you are like a beautiful bowl of Fettuccine Alfredo di Lelio .............so very rich with butter, Parmesan Cheese
                                                and cream, you just cant eat to much or you'll wind up with a tummy ache .............. burp!

                                                Hey, I resemble that remark!
                                                 
                                                #84
                                                  Catracks

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                                                  RE: Goodbye, Farewell, Adieu Wed, 05/3/06 4:21 PM (permalink)
                                                  I came here late. What is that above? Catfood Hotpocket?

                                                  I'm sorry. I know I'll get flamed for that. It probably tastes wonderful.

                                                  I like this site. If I want roadfood info or reviews I go one place. If I want food banter, I will go another place here.

                                                  Why should the site have to be so structured and serious?
                                                   
                                                  #85
                                                    mayor al

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                                                    RE: Goodbye, Farewell, Adieu Wed, 05/3/06 4:27 PM (permalink)

                                                    Its time to move this to the "OffTopic forum.
                                                     
                                                    #86
                                                      Pwingsx

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                                                      RE: Goodbye, Farewell, Adieu Thu, 05/4/06 12:50 AM (permalink)
                                                      Hey!! I liked Roossy's purple runza. It was like, food from outer space! It didn't even look real.

                                                      And I just love to say Roosy's runza rock. I couldn't eat one, cause I hate cooked cabbage (sorry, Tara. I love you though).

                                                      Xannie, are you coming back?
                                                       
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                                                        PapaJoe8

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                                                        RE: Goodbye, Farewell, Adieu Thu, 05/4/06 2:17 PM (permalink)
                                                        Thanks for the kind words Xannie and Roossy! Lots of class here including both of you!

                                                        The title of this thread reminded me of that song .... from the old Lawarnce Welk show? It was close to the title of this thread. I can hear the melody but can't remember the words ad couldn't spell them if I could. Hmmmm?
                                                        Joe
                                                         
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                                                          Catracks

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                                                          RE: Goodbye, Farewell, Adieu Thu, 05/4/06 3:01 PM (permalink)
                                                          quote:
                                                          Originally posted by Al-The Mayor-Bowen


                                                          Its time to move this to the "OffTopic forum.


                                                          What <I>was</I> the topic? Oh yea. Runza right? (I looked it up. Cabbage/meat sandwich. Yum). Still looks like cat food though.

                                                          G'Bye BunBoy
                                                           
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                                                            enginecapt

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                                                            RE: Goodbye, Farewell, Adieu Thu, 05/4/06 3:09 PM (permalink)
                                                            quote:
                                                            Originally posted by xannie_01

                                                            roosy..at least they aknowledge you. only one person ever said hi to me and that's papajoe, a class act.
                                                            Must be a girl thing. I didn't come here expecting to be said hi to. Just never crossed my mind.
                                                             
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