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*nodding fondly*

lag∞n, Wednesday, 28 November 2018 18:26 (seven months ago) link

Tbh I’m surprised that ppl who seem to be way more involved on ILX than I am these days seemed to not have seen any of that but it happened repeatedly for months

i hope you don't think of me as one of those ppl, because I like only read about a dozen threads anymore, so I really saw none of this

sarahell, Wednesday, 28 November 2018 19:40 (seven months ago) link

woah i had no idea that Ross carried on like that

the only times i encountered him on threads he was just this kind of mildly annoying indie dude

defending Tcan, yeah i'm ok if he checks out for an extended period

vanjie wail (qiqing), Wednesday, 28 November 2018 20:16 (seven months ago) link

lol

sleeve, Wednesday, 28 November 2018 20:18 (seven months ago) link

xpost to sarahel

obv most ppl didn't see those threads! most posters probably never encountered Ross at all. but it gets weirdly gaslighty when ppl who didn't see it get all "aw he was nice to me, you're being mean by telling us about a thing that happened"

like, last time (iirc aimn) I mentioned Ross wishing death on other posters, Ross later blew up in that same thread and wished death on other posters, I quoted him wishing death on other posters like "just saying," and someone said "that's not a death THREAT, ghod, you're blowing it all out of proportion"



(again, I hope Ross is doing well IRL.)

sans lep (sic), Wednesday, 28 November 2018 20:19 (seven months ago) link

Yeah Ross is like one of two posters to ever 'verbally assault' me in my +/- fifteen years here, but I ain't mad and I hope he's well.

Welcome to Gropelord, TX (Old Lunch), Wednesday, 28 November 2018 20:23 (seven months ago) link

goodbye Ross and his dependencies

vanjie wail (qiqing), Wednesday, 28 November 2018 20:26 (seven months ago) link

Sarahell - no not at all but also I didn’t mean it as a criticism of anyone at all - I was just surprised. :)

Benson and the Jets (ENBB), Wednesday, 28 November 2018 21:38 (seven months ago) link

two months pass...

Hey everyone! I just found this thread and wanted to address a few things:

1. I also posted under the "krushsister" handle for awhile but didn't mention it because I figured everyone knew about that already.
2. I'm super touched some of y'all have mentioned me and if y'all want to keep up with me, I'm 100% available on FB. A lot of the old-timers on here will know my RL name/are FB friends with me just in case we're not FB friends already. I'm especially interested in the old "This is The Thread Where I Say" gang, even after knowing about the financial shit Luna pulled. (Which, BTW, is the thing I objected to on that particular thread, not her going as an alias [since I went by an alias on here myself].)
3. The times I'd soured on ILX were purely because I felt like a real outsider around here, thoughts probably fueled by untreated depression and anxiety issues (of which there are/were PLENTY, but after seeing how people really are I recognize this forum as the truly open-minded one it's been all throughout its existence, even during times of high drama.
4. I'll read stuff on here every now and then because I love reading insightful stuff from "internet mentalists" as someone (I forget who) once brilliantly coined, but a lot of the time I'm too busy to keep up with much aside from FB, so if you want to friend me on there then PLEASE PLEASE DO.
5. I'm still really, really, really fucking into Duran Duran and '80s synthpop. The more things change....

deethelurker, Friday, 22 February 2019 19:56 (five months ago) link

Oops, meant to close the parentheses after the "PLENTY" in #3, sorry!

deethelurker, Friday, 22 February 2019 19:57 (five months ago) link

Oh! Forgot to mention that I've met some ILXors IRL now! I hung with Texas Sam/Ms Misery after attending a DD concert in Austin in the summer of 2016 (she even let me crash at her house and we had breakfast together the next morning!), and met up with Andrew Farrell while visiting London around Christmastime 2017.

deethelurker, Friday, 22 February 2019 20:00 (five months ago) link

I had tentative plans to meet Sam at a bar in Dallas once but it never materialized. You are Dee from SA right?

calumy (rip van wanko), Friday, 22 February 2019 20:18 (five months ago) link

OMG Dee the Lurker! HELLO!!

illegal economic migration (Tracer Hand), Friday, 22 February 2019 20:32 (five months ago) link

You are Dee from SA right?

The one and the same! Also, Sam's been a fantastic friend but had to step away from social media post-November 2016, but I am FB friends with one of her aunts.

OMG Dee the Lurker! HELLO!!

OMG hi Tracer Hand! ❤️

deethelurker, Friday, 22 February 2019 21:24 (five months ago) link

Awww really happy to read this!

licorice oratorio (baaderonixx), Friday, 22 February 2019 22:07 (five months ago) link

Glad to know you’re alive/okay!

rb (soda), Friday, 22 February 2019 22:12 (five months ago) link

Hi Dee! It was great to meet you that time.

Andrew Farrell, Saturday, 23 February 2019 13:27 (four months ago) link

i feel weird posting names because i feel as if in the background everyone knows the situation or talks to them on facebook but,
i was thinking the other day about sterling clover who introduced me to certain elements of far left politics and william vollmann, liked his writing and posting but lost contact. anyone know what sterlclov's up to?

XxxxxxxXxxxxxxxxXxxxx (dylannn), Sunday, 24 February 2019 18:11 (four months ago) link

being rich somewhere i think

macropuente (map), Sunday, 24 February 2019 18:12 (four months ago) link

sounds good

lag∞n, Sunday, 24 February 2019 18:14 (four months ago) link

skipped town after they picked up robert kelly

A funny tinge happened on the way to the forum (wins), Sunday, 24 February 2019 18:18 (four months ago) link

where's shakes?

Blues Guitar Solo Heatmap (Free Download) (upper mississippi sh@kedown), Sunday, 24 February 2019 19:28 (four months ago) link

You mean because he hasn't posted in a few weeks?

Only a Factory URL (James Redd and the Blecchs), Sunday, 24 February 2019 20:17 (four months ago) link

sterlz active on twitter, mostly post about homotopy type theory

flopson, Sunday, 24 February 2019 20:47 (four months ago) link

I miss wondering where the tax returns is

steven, soda jerk (sic), Wednesday, 27 February 2019 17:03 (four months ago) link

On your own there

See me in mi heels an' tinge (Noodle Vague), Wednesday, 27 February 2019 17:05 (four months ago) link

perhaps... he found them

Fuck the NRA (ulysses), Wednesday, 27 February 2019 17:34 (four months ago) link

getting some good methadone off the Cohen stream rn

steven, soda jerk (sic), Wednesday, 27 February 2019 21:40 (four months ago) link

one month passes...

thread of missing Hoos

Emperor Tonetta Ketchup (sleeve), Wednesday, 10 April 2019 14:00 (three months ago) link

I miss Pinkpanther myself; if someone is friends with her on FB who's also FB friends with me, please let her know I miss her and want to catch up!

The Colour of Spring (deethelurker), Thursday, 11 April 2019 19:54 (three months ago) link

I'd love to hear from him from time to time, but if HOOS has better ways to fill his time, more power to him. I'm sure he's making a shit ton of good choices these days.

A is for (Aimless), Thursday, 11 April 2019 20:34 (three months ago) link

following him on insta; seems like he's got a good life going!

Fuck the NRA (ulysses), Thursday, 11 April 2019 20:35 (three months ago) link

Big hoos aka the Instagrammer

a large tuna called “Justice” (C. Grisso/McCain), Thursday, 11 April 2019 20:53 (three months ago) link

he's on twitter too

i miss scott seward :(

Lil' Brexit (Tracer Hand), Sunday, 14 April 2019 22:58 (three months ago) link

^ one of the all-time greats

Brad C., Sunday, 14 April 2019 23:41 (three months ago) link

agreed, Scott seems to have disappeared from the internet entirely but still runs the store in MA

Emperor Tonetta Ketchup (sleeve), Monday, 15 April 2019 00:21 (three months ago) link

is he not active on those fb groups anymore?

flopson, Monday, 15 April 2019 07:02 (three months ago) link

three weeks pass...

Does dmr still post on this borad in some way?

Careless Love Battery (James Redd and the Blecchs), Saturday, 11 May 2019 02:34 (two months ago) link

i miss bobby spirals

mookieproof, Saturday, 18 May 2019 01:39 (two months ago) link

kurt schwitterz on a break?

☮ (peace, man), Monday, 20 May 2019 18:36 (two months ago) link

blame the hot chicks

husserl gang (rip van wanko), Monday, 20 May 2019 18:38 (two months ago) link

actually ...

sarahell, Monday, 20 May 2019 18:47 (two months ago) link


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