The official what we would do without Russ

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  • mhardy6647mhardy6647 Posts: 23,578
    edited August 2018
    I am wearing my Unabomber disguise.
    Actually I was beta testing the hairstyle for this guy.

    15226539859_84f3071d45_h.jpgDSC_2799 by Mark Hardy, on Flickr
  • oldrockeroldrocker Posts: 2,227
    Funny stuff folks.
  • mhardy6647mhardy6647 Posts: 23,578
    I already quoted One Burbon, One Scotch and One Beer, right?
    everybody funny, now you funny too.

    :)
  • oldrockeroldrocker Posts: 2,227
    I can see Russ leaning up against a post, saying
    "But I'm tired, been fixin' lights all day"
    She said "That don't befront me,
    Long as I get my money next Friday"
    Now next Friday come he didn't have the rent,
    And out the door he went.

    B)
  • tonybtonyb Posts: 31,648
    vmaxer wrote: »
    pitdogg2 wrote: »
    John, Tonyb, Doc Hardy,Jesse and tinkerbell (Russ)

    He ll Tony looks a bit like Sal??

    Them's fightin' words pal. :) I look nothing like Sal. Dig the pic, though Jessie is a bit off and Russ is about 7 ft tall.
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  • mhardy6647mhardy6647 Posts: 23,578
    Well, I think you've got mad Photoshop skilz. :)
  • WillowWillow Posts: 9,742
    Looks like we've had a good time at Russ ' expense.
    Russ, if you ever make it up here my door is open to you.
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  • vmaxervmaxer Posts: 4,486
    Willow wrote: »
    Looks like we've had a good time at Russ ' expense.
    Russ, if you ever make it up here my door is open to you.

    You may regret that.
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  • WillowWillow Posts: 9,742
    vmaxer wrote: »
    Willow wrote: »
    Looks like we've had a good time at Russ ' expense.
    Russ, if you ever make it up here my door is open to you.

    You may regret that.

    Do you think I'd give him my real address?
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  • pitdogg2pitdogg2 Posts: 14,889
    Willow wrote: »
    vmaxer wrote: »
    Willow wrote: »
    Looks like we've had a good time at Russ ' expense.
    Russ, if you ever make it up here my door is open to you.

    You may regret that.

    Do you think I'd give him my real address?

    ROFLMAO
  • HermitismHermitism Posts: 2,601
    I was going to do Reservoir Dogs with the guys walking down the street together, but unfortunately their height and body type didn't match the members here. We don't have to be gender specific, but their height has to be accurate! :open_mouth:
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  • HermitismHermitism Posts: 2,601
    edited August 2018
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  • lightman1lightman1 Posts: 10,506
    Greatest bunch of audio freaks around.
  • WillowWillow Posts: 9,742
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    We wouldn't have the lightman karma
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  • mhardy6647mhardy6647 Posts: 23,578
    edited March 12
    We'd have to rent a bucket truck if we needed one -- instead of just leaving a large quantity of alcohol-containing refreshments out on the stoop* and waitin' for one to show up.

    (apologies if someone already suggested this a year or so ago when this thread was started -- I was too lazy to check & I am too old to remember!)

    _____________
    * Stoop, for any who might not know, is a very authentic, traditional Bawlmer term for one's front steps/front porch area.
  • tonybtonyb Posts: 31,648
    I have the grandkids take a stick and bang it on a tree late at night....in hopes of hearing the Russ howl. Then I have them leave some wine out in the woods for him. Next morning it's gone, and I tell them see, he was here.
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  • mhardy6647mhardy6647 Posts: 23,578
    tonyb wrote: »
    I have the grandkids take a stick and bang it on a tree late at night....in hopes of hearing the Russ howl. Then I have them leave some wine out in the woods for him. Next morning it's gone, and I tell them see, he was here.


    Like cookies for Santa...
  • pitdogg2pitdogg2 Posts: 14,889
    tonyb wrote: »
    I have the grandkids take a stick and bang it on a tree late at night....in hopes of hearing the Russ howl. Then I have them leave some wine out in the woods for him. Next morning it's gone, and I tell them see, he was here.

    Yet they never smell the wine on your breath? :D:D:D
  • tonybtonyb Posts: 31,648
    Dude, they know....there's always wine on papa's breath anyway.

    I've also taught them what to listen for to know when the Russ monster is around. Whenever they start hearing the Chuck Berry song, "My ding a-ling", he's around, sinking loud and proud. :)
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  • verbverb Posts: 8,184
    Funny thread. I'm glad @DollarDave brought it back to life! :smile:
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  • nooshinjohnnooshinjohn Posts: 21,578
    tonyb wrote: »
    Dude, they know....there's always WHINE on papa's breath anyway.

    Fixed for accuracy... :p:p;)
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  • lightman1lightman1 Posts: 10,506
    Have at it, boys!
  • treitz3treitz3 Posts: 13,148
    Shut up Russ.

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  • pitdogg2pitdogg2 Posts: 14,889
    lightman1 wrote: »
    Have at it, boys!

    Hey buttercup ;)
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