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What kind of campfire is this?

Post by mountaineer » Fri Dec 09, 2005 8:12 pm

I come in here looking for a good political argument and all I see are Sierra Nevada related subjects...most of them could fit in other forums specifically. What gives? :)








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Post by dave54 » Fri Dec 09, 2005 8:38 pm

Because we can go to any of the other sites and get all the political BS we can stomach. Even threads that start out as outdoor related soon degenerate into a political mudfest.

So far the moderators have kept that from happening here. I believe the regulars want to keep it that way.
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Post by mountaineer » Fri Dec 09, 2005 8:42 pm

Then why have a description that reads:

Grab a stump, kick your boots up and shoot the breeze about anything that doesn't quite fit in any of the other forums. Within reason, (and the HST rules and guidelines) this is an anything goes forum. Tell stories; discuss politics, books, music, or whatever floats your boat.


...and most of the topics in here are Sierra Nevada related and would fit nicely in other specific forums.

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Post by mountaineer » Fri Dec 09, 2005 8:43 pm

dave54 wrote:Because we can go to any of the other sites and get all the political BS we can stomach. Even threads that start out as outdoor related soon degenerate into a political mudfest.

So far the moderators have kept that from happening here. I believe the regulars want to keep it that way.

"Regulars"? Is that kind of like a "local" in the little mountain towns?

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Post by dave54 » Fri Dec 09, 2005 9:15 pm

mountaineer wrote:
"Regulars"? Is that kind of like a "local" in the little mountain towns?
LOL!! :lol:

I resemble that remark!
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Post by mountaineer » Fri Dec 09, 2005 9:34 pm

You live somewhere near Lake Almanor/Lassen?

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Post by dave54 » Fri Dec 09, 2005 9:55 pm

mountaineer wrote:You live somewhere near Lake Almanor/Lassen?
Yes.

Geologically it's the Cascades, so I guess I am a 'foreigner' here.
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Post by mountaineer » Fri Dec 09, 2005 10:04 pm

What's your fastest time from parking lot to summit on Lassen.

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Post by Cruiser » Fri Dec 09, 2005 10:08 pm

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Post by mountaineer » Fri Dec 09, 2005 10:11 pm

You have a problem we can help you with cruiser?

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