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    True love cafe inviting you all to Celebrate Jamaica 55 years of independence . We will be doing a feeding programs for 200 children's in the community it will be a all day event with music Refrestment and food will be on sale for the adult , we will start feeding the children's at 3pm let share the love with others. Thank you all God bless .
     

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  3. Crystalhead

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    Off topic for real. As of this week I am one super proud Father. My Daughter was promoted to "Inspector Police Sergeant" and is also currently studying coarse's at Cambridge University in U.K. Her passion is to be a Judge, or Magistrate. This is my very proud ( Father) moment as attached. Cheers!
    Inspector Police Sergeant, Proud PaPa moments.jpg
     
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  4. Rye83

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    I think his hypothesis really applies to the Philippines. Many of the addicts in the Philippines don't have a pot to p*ss in and have absolutely no purpose in life. The government should be more focused on lifting up the poor than shooting them or throwing them in prison.
     
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  5. Dave_Hounddriver

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    I see the humor in the article but deep down it just re-enforces the stereotype that wrinkly old 'geezers' should stay in their room or play cribbage all day.

    Words like "codgers, old-folks, wrinkly-Romeos, geezers, oldtimers, and the scariest thing in my life" just contribute to the prejudice against retired folk having a life. If this kind of language was used against gays or people of colour the civil liberties people would be out in force but no-one in the first world seems to give a poo about retired folk. Thank you Philippines for allowing me to continue having a life.
     
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    I missed the 4th of July festivities in the US, but at least the sky put on a good show for me. Jul4.jpg July4A.jpg
     
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    I'd like to do a shout out to Wrye83 (Dustin) for achieving over 10,000 positive ratings. :thumbsup: I'm struggling to get to 500. :wink: I doubt this feat will ever be duplicated. While not everyone will agree with his viewpoints, he has worked tirelessly to improve the forum, shared his valuable experiences and helped where he can.

    Cheers to you!!
     
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  8. Charlie

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    Merry Christmas one and all.
     
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  9. Rye83

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    1st Amendment:
    I'm not Congress. I allowed your obvious troll post because I thought they were funny at first and could provide a bit of fun for everyone. The act has gotten old now. I have permanently revoked your freedom of speech on this thread. Have a good one.
     
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    No forum or server update takes nearly a week to complete. Updates tend to be on the scale of minutes to hours, not days to weeks. Changing the theme/layout of the forum could take awhile...but typically these changes would be made to a private theme behind the scenes while keeping the old theme/layout up and running, then once completed you make the new theme public and default. Even a complete restructuring/archiving of the sub-forums or forum software change could be done in minutes/hours if properly thought out.

    It is really bad practice to have your forum down for such a length of time and this will be avoided by owners/admins whenever possible. Seems there is a bit more to it than just "updates"...but that's just speculation on my part.
     
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