Big Brown Box

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  1. Mike Duncan

    Mike Duncan DGT Player

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    There is a big brown box that arrived in Texas yesterday after being shipped from Maryland waiting for final payment...then it will make its way to Virginia.

    So, 1,361 miles from Stevensville, MD to McKinney, TX and 1,292 miles from McKinney, TX to Chantilly, VA.

    2,653 miles and 18 months - it will be mine.

    That is all for now.
     
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  2. veinbuster

    veinbuster Freeze zone

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    Well get that payment in.
    We need to see it.
     
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  3. Shaw

    Shaw Facts are stubborn; statistics are pliable.

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    Let’s see this puppy!!!
     
  4. Mike Duncan

    Mike Duncan DGT Player

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    I haven't even seen it yet...just the picture of the box:D

    It's a beautiful box.
     
  5. bodia

    bodia Authorities said.....best leave it.....unsolved

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    Awesome!
     
  6. alantig

    alantig SSBMA

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    You do realize that shipping it halfway across the country and back does not make it 'road-worn'. It's not adding anything except wait time!

    Anxious to see what pops out...
     
  7. Alnus Rubra

    Alnus Rubra Loving nature’s wonders

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    Tease! Way to build suspense.
     
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  8. Alnus Rubra

    Alnus Rubra Loving nature’s wonders

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    Any news Mike?;)
     
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  9. DreamTheaterRules

    DreamTheaterRules New and improved member

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    I’ll take “new shipment of TP for $300, Alex.”
     
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  10. WA Paul

    WA Paul It’s ok...I’m with Manny dog

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    According to Les Claypool Wynona has a Big Brown Beaver. Is this related? :D
     
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  11. JMintzer

    JMintzer Bobble Head Moderator
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    Meader is a pro at taking pics of big brown boxes...
     
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  12. Mike Duncan

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    Doing my third day in a row of overtime at work....I'll get this thing paid for and home in no time!!:D
     
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  13. 11top

    11top Cousin Eddie's cousin

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    Fixed
     
  14. LSchefman

    LSchefman Hears Tones

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    Sadly, Les has only memories of hunting beaver in the wild.

    But they’re fond memories. ;)
     
  15. horax

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    SE tremonti?

    ;)
     
  16. Boogie

    Boogie SuperD

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    Miss the days of setting traps and beating them over the head with a club? Those nights must have been lonely since it was 60,000 years before the invention of the vacuum tube.
     
  17. LSchefman

    LSchefman Hears Tones

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    It has been estimated that the human population on earth 60,000 years ago was less than 10,000 individuals.

    https://genographic.nationalgeographic.com/human-journey/

    And yet humanity still managed to eventually overpopulate the planet, so I’d have to say the problem of loneliness wasn’t all that bad.

    And after sixty millennia, the culmination of humanity’s existence as a species, the invention of the vacuum tube amplifier, took place!

    “But Les, What about human accomplishments since, like pocket calculators, cell phones, going to the moon, personal computers and the internet?”

    “Merely signs of mankind’s decline and eventual replacement by machines, my boy; I say, signs of our decline.”
     
  18. WA Paul

    WA Paul It’s ok...I’m with Manny dog

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    I think Rush wrote a song about you like 40 years ago... :D

    Looking forward to that upcoming NGD posting!
     
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  19. Alnus Rubra

    Alnus Rubra Loving nature’s wonders

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    Overtime, a box that’s travelled an unusual journey, the plot thickens!
     
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  20. Andrew Paul

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    Looking forward to the pics!!
     

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