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Author Topic: Rockfall on Canon  (Read 1318 times)

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Re: Rockfall on Canon
« Reply #150 on: October 16, 2009, 11:21:26 AM »

Dood with all respect, i refuse to play nice with people who don't take the time to read other people's posts before they jump in.

Actually most of my xfriends say i'm alot like the Turner's in that i "never play nice".
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Re: Rockfall on Canon
« Reply #151 on: October 16, 2009, 11:42:11 AM »

ha ha!  fair enough, I suppose ;D  well at least you know yourself pretty well. 

For my part, I'll keep trying to play nice.  life is too short.  oh... and it is one hour close to beer time now. 
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Re: Rockfall on Canon
« Reply #152 on: October 16, 2009, 11:47:16 AM »

Why wait? It's 5 o'clock somewhere!
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Re: Rockfall on Canon
« Reply #153 on: October 16, 2009, 11:59:16 AM »

You guys are being entirely too reasonable.... i'm outa here, going for beers!
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Re: Rockfall on Canon
« Reply #154 on: October 16, 2009, 12:25:08 PM »

While you guys were squableing away, Alden and Seth bagged Pinnacle Gully yesterday  ;D
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Re: Rockfall on Canon
« Reply #155 on: October 16, 2009, 01:06:35 PM »

While you guys were squableing away, Alden and Seth bagged Pinnacle Gully yesterday  ;D

Sorry, you got any photographic proof...?   ;D
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Re: Rockfall on Canon
« Reply #156 on: October 16, 2009, 01:16:58 PM »

www.neice.com  front page  ;)
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Re: Rockfall on Canon
« Reply #157 on: October 16, 2009, 03:03:31 PM »

oh, that's funny
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Re: Rockfall on Canon
« Reply #158 on: October 16, 2009, 03:18:12 PM »

www.neice.com  front page  ;)

looks more like a snowcone than ice.   :o
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Re: Rockfall on Canon
« Reply #159 on: October 16, 2009, 05:58:57 PM »

Thats how them Ver mont boyz like it  ;D
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Re: Rockfall on Canon
« Reply #160 on: October 21, 2009, 02:41:00 PM »

JBrochu, You say I am not very smart that only 2 people crawled up his butt. I can't believe I went back and counted how many people critisized the guy. I count 7, Dave, Flotsam, DMan, JBrochu, Go Climb, Me Climber, JakeDatc. I admit, I am not very smart but I do know how to count. Remember 7 comes after 6.

Since you are counting me as one of the people who "crawled up his butt", I'd like to clarify.  Here's my one and only post on the subject.  It starts with a joke:

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Banz him!  Ban the bad trolling Keese!

(I swear, he's not me)

I thought the whole thing, suspicions and all, was entertaining.

Then I wanted to get confirmation about the event from others who were there.  When you hear reports of a sizable rockfall from one person, don't you look for confirmation?

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Seriously, though - this is starting to seem pretty suspect - Dave, have you called your friends yet?  The ones who you said were climbing there on Sunday?  See what they say.

Of course, that confirmation came shortly after from the poster known as "Summit".

Then, as a closing statement, I suggested that in my experience, it seemed unlikely that Keese was making this all up.  I was open to the possibility, if someone could prove it was a lie, but I just couldn't fathom a reason for making up a lie like that:

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It's hard to understand what the motivation might be to make something like this up.

GO

Anyway, the main reason for my skepticism in the first place had less to do with the poster's history, or his way of telling the story, and more to do with his reports that a huge rockfall like the one he described, passing right through the middle of four pitches of rock, all of which were occupied by climbers, caused no injuries.  Unprecedented, IME.

But hey, I'm glad it turned out that way, for him, and all the other parties involved!

Cheers!

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Re: Rockfall on Canon
« Reply #161 on: October 21, 2009, 04:33:03 PM »

looks more like a snowcone than ice.   :o

I like Sno-cones
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