I Am This Old

The part of the church where the silliest things happen. Conversations that sound like they belong in the youth room will be moved here.
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Re: I Am This Old

Post by Hovannes » Wed Jun 19, 2019 10:26 pm

And every man wore one of theseImage
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Re: I Am This Old

Post by Hovannes » Wed Jun 19, 2019 10:45 pm

"What doesn't kill you, gives you a lot of unhealthy coping mechanisms and a really dark sense of humor."

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Re: I Am This Old

Post by durangopipe » Wed Jun 19, 2019 10:47 pm

I drank Cokes served from one of these ...

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And I watched him play center at Ebbets Field ...

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(Saw Willie and Mickey at center in NY, too.)
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Re: I Am This Old

Post by Thunktank » Wed Jun 19, 2019 11:19 pm

“Fear is the path to the dark side. Fear leads to anger. Anger leads to hate. Hate leads to suffering.” -Yoda

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Re: I Am This Old

Post by Thunktank » Wed Jun 19, 2019 11:25 pm

“Fear is the path to the dark side. Fear leads to anger. Anger leads to hate. Hate leads to suffering.” -Yoda

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Re: I Am This Old

Post by Thunktank » Wed Jun 19, 2019 11:29 pm



Fall of Saigon.
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Re: I Am This Old

Post by Del » Thu Jun 20, 2019 6:19 am

REMEMBER THE KAVANAUGH!

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Re: I Am This Old

Post by JimVH » Thu Jun 20, 2019 6:44 am

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Before the lifelike hair and the Kung fu grip.
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Re: I Am This Old

Post by coco » Thu Jun 20, 2019 6:53 am

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Re: I Am This Old

Post by Del » Thu Jun 20, 2019 7:07 am

coco wrote:
Thu Jun 20, 2019 6:53 am
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REMEMBER THE KAVANAUGH!

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Re: I Am This Old

Post by Jester » Thu Jun 20, 2019 7:38 am

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Re: I Am This Old

Post by rgcurrey » Thu Jun 20, 2019 8:19 am

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Re: I Am This Old

Post by TNLawPiper » Thu Jun 20, 2019 8:45 am

You people are old.

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Re: I Am This Old

Post by Jester » Thu Jun 20, 2019 9:04 am

Jester wrote:
Thu Jun 20, 2019 7:38 am
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[EDIT] This one brings back memories of early 90's Christmas. Pretty emotional.
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Re: I Am This Old

Post by hugodrax » Thu Jun 20, 2019 10:30 am

Some of you guys are ready for a trip to a duck-filled pond, I see. I feel like a kid again and i thank you all for it.
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Re: I Am This Old

Post by tuttle » Thu Jun 20, 2019 11:31 am

Jester wrote:
Thu Jun 20, 2019 7:38 am
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I still have those :lol:


well...pieces of those


EDIT: I just zoomed in on it...I actually didn't have those exact ones. I had these (plus fifty million other versions...all of those are now 'pieces' too)

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Re: I Am This Old

Post by FredS » Thu Jun 20, 2019 12:34 pm

coco wrote:
Wed Jun 19, 2019 7:30 pm
Kids could play with these without reprisal from "concerned" adults:
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Of course they'd have been made of chrome plated cast metal. Without the goofy orange tips 'cause nobody supposed that a child would be carrying a real gun around intending to do harm.
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Re: I Am This Old

Post by durangopipe » Thu Jun 20, 2019 12:45 pm

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. . . be kind to one another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, even as God in Christ forgave you. Ephesians 4:32 (NKJV)

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Re: I Am This Old

Post by Fainn » Thu Jun 20, 2019 12:52 pm

Del wrote:
Wed Jun 19, 2019 4:22 pm
I remember candy cigarettes and bubblegum cigars.

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Me too. Saw some candy cigarrettes a few years ago.
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Re: I Am This Old

Post by gaining_age » Thu Jun 20, 2019 12:52 pm

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Out of control odd rare old man (or possibly an hobbyist). -- Label by The Big R.
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