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Tony Bad
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To a friend... - Fri, 12/14/12 12:27 PM


kland01s
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Re:To a friend... - Fri, 12/14/12 3:34 PM
Miss that guy and many more.

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Re:To a friend... - Fri, 12/14/12 4:06 PM
I'm very sad today to have lost a friend.

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Re:To a friend... - Fri, 12/14/12 10:41 PM
Tony
The picture says a thousand words.


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Re:To a friend... - Fri, 12/14/12 10:58 PM
Would someone please explain, and tell me that it's not what I'm thinking.

The Travelin Man
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Re:To a friend... - Sat, 12/15/12 1:27 AM
I'm done with this day.

Tony Bad
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Re:To a friend... - Sat, 12/15/12 10:04 AM
http://www.roadfood.com/Forums/fb.ashx?m=548008
 
This made me laugh. Inappropriate laughter is therapeutic.

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Re:To a friend... - Sat, 12/15/12 10:07 AM
Michael Hoffman


Would someone please explain, and tell me that it's not what I'm thinking.

I'm thinking that the "fisherman" is an avatar for optimism. 
 
Beyond that, I'm 'in the dark' as well.

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Re:To a friend... - Sat, 12/15/12 10:25 AM
I-95???

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Re:To a friend... - Sat, 12/15/12 10:32 AM
Tony Bad


http://www.roadfood.com/Forums/fb.ashx?m=548008

This made me laugh. Inappropriate laughter is therapeutic.

That made me laugh too.  Famous last words.

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Re:To a friend... - Sat, 12/15/12 10:45 AM
Thanks for the laugh Tony. I do believe he and I both said that somewhere else once -- with the same result.
 
Now I'll just spend some time being sad.

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Re:To a friend... - Sat, 12/15/12 10:46 AM
MetroplexJim


Michael Hoffman


Would someone please explain, and tell me that it's not what I'm thinking.

I'm thinking that the "fisherman" is an avatar for optimism. 

Beyond that, I'm 'in the dark' as well.

An old friend died.


Tony Bad
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Re:To a friend... - Sat, 12/15/12 1:16 PM
Sorry for being cryptic. A poster who was banished from the site many years ago, not I-95, passed away yesterday. He had been gone from these boards for some time, so most would have no clue who he was. That picture, which I believe i-95 first posted, became his signature. I will miss him.

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Re:To a friend... - Sat, 12/15/12 1:21 PM
We fought like cats and dogs when he was posting, but he was a good man, with a wonderful sense of humor. His passing is a loss we shall recall for some time.

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Re:To a friend... - Sat, 12/15/12 2:35 PM
I am so sorry, Tony. Lisa filled me in. I never knew him, but am sorrowful for you and all.

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Re:To a friend... - Sat, 12/15/12 2:47 PM
I always enjoyed his posts though he could get a little overboard! My sympathy to his family.

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Re:To a friend... - Sat, 12/15/12 5:42 PM
I feel for his family and their loss. I said a prayer for him at temple this morning.
 

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Re:To a friend... - Sat, 12/15/12 6:07 PM
I just read his obituary. Although I never got along with him, I feel bad for his family.

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Re:To a friend... - Sat, 12/15/12 10:07 PM
I would love to see his obit. I feel so bad for his family that he is being kept as mystery man here. He deserves some honor.

Michael Hoffman
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Re:To a friend... - Sat, 12/15/12 10:37 PM
kland01s


I would love to see his obit. I feel so bad for his family that he is being kept as mystery man here. He deserves some honor.


Here you go:
http://obits.mlive.com/ob...=161719280#fbLoggedOut

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Re:To a friend... - Sun, 12/16/12 12:50 AM
That's very sad. My condolences to those of you here who were friends with him.

kland01s
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Re:To a friend... - Sun, 12/16/12 1:32 PM
Thank you for posting Michael.

Michael Hoffman
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Re:To a friend... - Sun, 12/16/12 2:29 PM
You're welcome. lleechef gave the url to me.

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Re:To a friend... - Tue, 12/25/12 10:31 PM
I really wish us newer members could see some of his posts as it sounds like he made quite an impression.

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Re:To a friend... - Tue, 12/25/12 11:26 PM
Texascajun


I really wish us newer members could see some of his posts as it sounds like he made quite an impression.

He did make quite an impression.  I believe all of his posts were deleted when he was banned. 


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Re:To a friend... - Wed, 12/26/12 10:45 AM
lleechef


he did make quite an impression.  I believe all of his posts were deleted when he was banned.  

 
Now THAT is making an impression! 

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Re:To a friend... - Wed, 12/26/12 11:06 AM
clothier will always live, courtesy of the Wayback Machine.       
 
http://web.archive.org/web/20040129170352/
<message edited by Treetop Tom on Wed, 12/26/12 4:02 PM>

The Travelin Man
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Re:To a friend... - Wed, 12/26/12 11:21 AM
Very nice. 
 
Does anyone else remember the hubbub when they switched the forum software from that version to the current one? Holy crap. You'd have thought that the Mayans had something to do with it.
 
Maybe that's where all the people CajunKing mentioned in the other thread went? They could never adapt to the new forum software. Holy cow....problem solved. Thank you, WayBack Machine!

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Re:To a friend... - Wed, 12/26/12 11:34 AM
I remember the hubbub.......there was nearly a Roadfood Revolt!
And yes, thank you WayBack Machine.  His posts made me laugh and helped to get through dark, cold, snowy Alaskan winters. 

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Re:To a friend... - Wed, 12/26/12 12:32 PM
Treetop Tom


clothier will always live, courtesy of the Wayback Machine.  See his helpful advice at the end of this thread and relive the magic once again.     

http://web.archive.org/web/20040129170352/
And Kaimi was never heard from again...

Treetop Tom
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Re:To a friend... - Wed, 12/26/12 1:12 PM
ScreamingChicken


Treetop Tom


clothier will always live, courtesy of the Wayback Machine.  See his helpful advice at the end of this thread and relive the magic once again.     

http://web.archive.org/web/20040129170352/
And Kaimi was never heard from again...

But Ort. Carlton. went on to graduate from Cheeseburger to Filet Mignon!

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Re:To a friend... - Wed, 12/26/12 2:48 PM
Well Tony, as usual Clothier was right. There are no
"yummy" places to eat anywhere along the I-10 corridor.
 
He also was funny as Hell.

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Re:To a friend... - Wed, 12/26/12 10:02 PM
Thanks a lot Treetop Tom, that was enjoyable as well as the other few I could find from him and others. 

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Re:To a friend... - Wed, 12/26/12 10:08 PM
Thanks for the reply lleechef. I read comments from the link provided. The witticisms are one thing that makes this site enjoyable. Your husbands are some of my favorites as well as many others. Thanks again. 

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Re:To a friend... - Thu, 01/17/13 10:05 AM
50?? Wow he was young.

Tony Bad
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Re:To a friend... - Thu, 12/12/13 8:51 AM

 
It has been a year. Just thinking of an old friend.
 
This is by his brother.

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Re:To a friend... - Thu, 12/12/13 10:16 AM
I still remember getting his ominous message about 18 hours before he died. 
 
I've got to stop chopping onions so early in the morning.

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Re:To a friend... - Thu, 12/12/13 11:59 AM
I still want to get a drink at the spot he and I-95 and Sushi Girl opened.

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Re:To a friend... - Thu, 12/12/13 12:02 PM
I just mentioned yesterday to MH, "Geeze, I really miss Michael, Rick Flynn and Bushie.  I didn't realize it had been a year since clothier left us.
I have to stop chopping onions too.

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Re:To a friend... - Thu, 12/12/13 12:32 PM
Tony Bad




It has been a year. Just thinking of an old friend.

This is by his brother.

 
I think that should be required reading. Very moving.

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Re:To a friend... - Thu, 12/12/13 8:36 PM
Guess someone has to ask the obvious, if everyone liked him so much who banned him, and why ?

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Re:To a friend... - Thu, 12/12/13 9:16 PM
Thanks for asking that flyseye. I was wondering that too. What a lovely essay his brother wrote about him. I know things can get a little touchy or even nasty at times but I have always thought of us like a family where we don't always see eye to eye but in the end have a common bond. As with flyseye, I don't know the details so I can't really make a judgment in this case. I have to say, though, that I am thankful for all of your comments, opinions and input, good and bad, and I do truly appreciate you all. I don't always have the time to post but Roadfood is always a comfort thing for me, particularly after a long day! So thank you to everyone, both present and long gone, for posting and reading my own posts!   ~Agnes 

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Re:To a friend... - Thu, 12/12/13 9:43 PM
Clothier was not only brilliantly funny, he had the ability to skewer you by merely raising a virtual eyebrow. It was that virtual eyebrow that resulted in his being banned. Who banned him doesn't matter. Neither does the reason for his banning. It would serve no purpose to know the who and the why. Besides, it's more fun to remember his famous last Roadfood words:
                           
                             "You can't ban me."

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Re:To a friend... - Sat, 12/14/13 2:01 AM
Tony Bad




It has been a year. Just thinking of an old friend.

This is by his brother.


That was a very moving piece. I know personally how he feels, just one more...

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Re:To a friend... - Sat, 12/14/13 2:03 AM
I'll say this much, he truly deserved the ban. It was a tough decision though.