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Discussion in 'Rugby League Forum' started by Clint, Jul 16, 2014.

  1. Clint

    Clint . Premium Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    In light of Silvertails 10th birthday, I'm sure many of us would love to hear how it all came about. I have wasted *cough*, sorry invested, over 1 Month, 2 Weeks, 4 Days, 13 Hours, 56 Minutes, 39 Seconds into this site and would love to hear more about the originals and how this site came to fruition and how people came to find it.
    I was originally on the MWSE forum until it got shut down. I suddenly had sooo much time on my hands and then @"Mark from Brisbane" showed me the light and convinced me to sign up.
    My wife complains all the time that I don't pay enough attention to her and I spend too much time with my "peeps".
    She is probably right. :s
     
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  2. Alan

    Alan Well-Known Member

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    Good idea Clint, may be some classic posts that got people barred would be amusing.

    PS Next time the missus complains just tell her what poor Mrs Mozegrame has to endure.
     
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  3. Dan

    Dan Administrator Staff Member Administrator 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    There is a funny history written by Matabele somewhere. I'll hunt it down tomorrow or detail it from my persoective
     
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  4. Jethro

    Jethro This space is for rent Staff Member Premium Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    I have updated the 2014 links here:

    http://www.silvertails.net/forum/Thread-HAPPY-BIRTHDAY-SILVERTAILS?pid=149138#pid149138

    or you can access Parts I & II by clicking on the following titles:

    A bit of history for the newcomers

    Alternate Eagles Official history - Part II

    We still await Part III from Matabele.

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    To the readers of the articles, you will have to disregard all of the "–" amongst both articles as the formatting changed during migrations of the different forum types that Dan has used over the years for Silvertails.
     
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  5. mozgrame

    mozgrame Well-Known Member

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    Who? :p

    I don't know....this site seemed to bubble along better before all the women and gay blokes turned up. :mad:
     
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  6. Jethro

    Jethro This space is for rent Staff Member Premium Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    Here's my story:

    http://www.silvertails.net/forum/Thread-HAPPY-BIRTHDAY-SILVERTAILS?pid=426134#pid426134
     
  7. Bradza

    Bradza Well-Known Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    Great to read the history again. Haig and the Oracle! - funny memories........
     
  8. bob dylan

    bob dylan Well-Known Member Premium Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    So you was, and probably still are, a tight arse. :)
     
  9. Jethro

    Jethro This space is for rent Staff Member Premium Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    Hey Bob, [​IMG] :p

    Nah, not anymore but I had to be back then.

    Even though both of us were working, the feeding, clothing, feeding, educating, feeding, entertaining, feeding, the medication bills from having asthmatic kids and did I mention the feeding of our 3 teenagers made money real scarce back in those days.

    Since they've all left home, I can now afford MWSE and Football club memberships as well as making a yearly donation to Dan via the footy tipping comp and also with Silvertails Premium membership. :)
     
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