NFR Mumbles the Moderator? You have to be kidding me!

Discussion in 'Fly Fishing Forum' started by JesseC, Apr 20, 2012.

  1. JesseC

    JesseC Active Member

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    Mumbles is a moderator?

    What's next.... Old Man Jim? ;)
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  2. Ed Call

    Ed Call Mumbling Moderator Staff Member

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    Easy tough guy. Consider me more like the custodian. My cleanup skips are okay, beyond that I'm limited. Besides, someone needs to keep smartasses like you in check. Wait, the members do that. Yeah, I'm here for the light work.
     
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  3. Chris Scoones

    Chris Scoones Administrator Staff Member

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    A welcome addition to the custodian team.

    We don't have that many moderating tasks beyond cleaning up the occasional spammer / spambot. Having another set of eyes on it is a good thing.

    Thanks, Ed.

    Chris
     
  4. Flyborg

    Flyborg Active Member

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    Plus Mumbles smells really nice.
     
  5. Jim Ficklin

    Jim Ficklin Genuine Montana Fossil

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    Congrats, Ed; good choice, Chris.
     
  6. _WW_

    _WW_ Geriatric Skagit Swinger

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    If you can smell Ed then you are too close.
     
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  7. Lugan

    Lugan Joe Streamer

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    Well, he already reads e-v-e-r-y thread compulsively, so why not?
     
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  8. Old Man

    Old Man Just an Old Man (NFR)

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    Never fear. I'm only here for the post count. Besides if I was one of them things I would delete all the smart asses.
     
  9. freestoneangler

    freestoneangler Not to be confused with Freestone

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    Does this mean we now have to treat him differently... or can we still trash at will?
     
  10. zen leecher aka bill w

    zen leecher aka bill w born to work, forced to fish

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    I'd opt for OMJ as his campaign mottos is "I will delete all the smart asses". We need less of them. Besides I know which camp I'd be in as my ex-wife used to refer to me as a dumb ass.
     
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  11. Steve Saville

    Steve Saville Active Member

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    Did I miss something? Does that mean Ed is now management? Holy crap! We will have to watch what we say now. Whoops! There went a point.:p
     
  12. Old Man

    Old Man Just an Old Man (NFR)

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    I'll still give him a hard time. I think he puts his pants on like I do. One leg at a time.

    I've seen Mods come and go here. Maybe he has a few more smarts than some others here.
     
  13. David Loy

    David Loy Senior Moment

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    Good choice. Congrats Ed.
    I'd like to tease you. I probably will.
     
  14. dryflylarry

    dryflylarry "Chasing Riseforms"

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    What will they think of next?!!!
     
  15. orangeradish

    orangeradish Eyes to the sky...

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    I've shared a campsite or had him crash at my place many times. I can attest to the fact that Ed does NOT put pants on one leg at a time. He has an elaborate system for putting his pants on (he calls it re-pantalooning). It involves a trampoline, 3 trained teacup poodles, and a tub of crisco. It's creepy. He's a great family man and friend, but we took our families camping a while back. Both my kids saw his bizzarre re-pantalooning ritual. This was a year ago. If matty sees a trampoline, he won't talk for hours, and when 'Roo hears a dog bark, he sobs uncontrolably and asks over and over again "why did the bald man make the puppies slippery?" So Ed's a great guy, and I'm glad he's a mod. But don't jump to conclusions about the way he does things until you know him better.