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Old 02-04-2009, 11:04 AM
 
Location: Atlanta
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remember when L5P was a biker hangout?
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Old 02-04-2009, 11:26 AM
 
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remember when L5P was a biker hangout?
Yesterday?
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Old 02-04-2009, 04:01 PM
 
Location: portland, or
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Then I'm sure you'll remember "The Now Explosion" in the early 70's, my first experience of music videos - very psychedelic!

in 1998 or so i e-mailed a lady named marylin that had a feature in the journal-constitution named "ask marilyn"...........i asked her if she remembered Now Explosion........to my delight she published the question and her published answer read "omigawd i haven't met anyone that remembers now explosion"....obviously that struck a nerve with marilyn and just as obvious my e-mail planted the idea in her head for something out of the past that hadn't been given a thought by anyone for 20 years based on her reply


.....then a few years later i discovered a website dedicated to now explosion and one of the creators was this mariilyn.....upon closer inspection of the site i found an interview with marilyn and was disgusted to hear her say when asked where she got the idea/inspiration and she had the nerve to say that one day a few years prior she just out of the blue remembered now explosion.......

now this is what i LOVE about the internet, those who use ideas without acknowledging the source (steal) or as in her case just flat out lie to make themselves look clever, get exposed for the leeches they are!

imagine little old me getting robin williamsed by some broad trying to make a name for herself named marilyn

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Old 02-04-2009, 06:51 PM
 
Location: Working on infraction #2
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The Tasty Dog Cafe on Simpson aka Joeseph Boon Blvd.

One of the only places (that I know of) where you can buy a bottle of grey goose or whatever else you like on a Sunday. Not to mention they were open 24/7 and the food wasnt bad either. APD shut it down recently and I was
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Old 02-04-2009, 08:57 PM
 
Location: 33415
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Anybody remember "Cousin Jim" from "the Big Red furniture Barn"? How about "Haystacks Calhoon" on Live Atlanta wrestling(rasslin)? And then there was "Donna" and "The Wolfman".
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Old 02-05-2009, 09:52 AM
 
Location: St Simons Island, GA
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in 1998 or so i e-mailed a lady named marylin that had a feature in the journal-constitution named "ask marilyn"...........i asked her if she remembered Now Explosion........to my delight she published the question and her published answer read "omigawd i haven't met anyone that remembers now explosion"....obviously that struck a nerve with marilyn and just as obvious my e-mail planted the idea in her head for something out of the past that hadn't been given a thought by anyone for 20 years based on her reply


.....then a few years later i discovered a website dedicated to now explosion and one of the creators was this mariilyn.....upon closer inspection of the site i found an interview with marilyn and was disgusted to hear her say when asked where she got the idea/inspiration and she had the nerve to say that one day a few years prior she just out of the blue remembered now explosion.......

now this is what i LOVE about the internet, those who use ideas without acknowledging the source (steal) or as in her case just flat out lie to make themselves look clever, get exposed for the leeches they are!

imagine little old me getting robin williamsed by some broad trying to make a name for herself named marilyn
A guy I went to HS with was in a Now Explosion video...the song was Come Saturday Morning by the Sandpipers, and the video was of him and some girl walking around town holding hands and looking at stuff.
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Old 02-05-2009, 09:56 AM
 
Location: St Simons Island, GA
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Anybody remember "Cousin Jim" from "the Big Red furniture Barn"? How about "Haystacks Calhoon" on Live Atlanta wrestling(rasslin)? And then there was "Donna" and "The Wolfman".
Sadly, the Wolfman passed; however I think Donna (his daughter) is still selling furniture.

And who can remember the name of the car dealer that always ended his commercials with "and HEY, we're in Decatur."
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Old 02-05-2009, 10:51 AM
 
Location: Georgia native in McKinney, TX
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Sadly, the Wolfman passed; however I think Donna (his daughter) is still selling furniture.

And who can remember the name of the car dealer that always ended his commercials with "and HEY, we're in Decatur."
Was it Friendly Ford?
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Old 02-05-2009, 11:53 AM
 
Location: St Simons Island, GA
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Was it Friendly Ford?
Yes! Tom Friendly! Thanks, SM.
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Old 02-05-2009, 02:30 PM
 
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i remember when marta was free all day on new years day!
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