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2000 AD => Welcome to the board => : Barrington Boots 08 September, 2020, 12:52:32 PM

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: Barrington Boots 08 September, 2020, 12:52:32 PM

I've been lurking here since around about the time of Trifecta. I was a lapsed reader who chose exactly the right time to pick up a copy of the prog for a train journey... 8 years ago? Argh.

This is almost the only online forum I read nowdays, and the only one I felt happy signing up to. Although I was actually inspired to sign up to comment on a post about Napalm Death.

Hope to be a worthwhile contributor here!
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: Trooper McFad 08 September, 2020, 02:58:03 PM
Welcome aboard and enjoy the banter
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: MumboJimbo 08 September, 2020, 03:46:52 PM
Hello, Barrington, I’m also a return lapsed reader. Nice to have you with us!
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: sheridan 08 September, 2020, 03:52:42 PM
Welcome aboard!
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: Colin YNWA 08 September, 2020, 04:41:32 PM
Its always that Napalm Death chatter that brings in the crowds!

Welcome aboard Barrington Boots - have fun.
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: broodblik 08 September, 2020, 06:44:44 PM
Welcome !!!
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: Barrington Boots 08 September, 2020, 06:53:01 PM
Cheers dudes!
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: Link Prime 09 September, 2020, 10:19:23 AM
Welcome aboard Barrington.
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: Bolt-01 10 September, 2020, 10:03:11 AM
Hey there Barrington, nice to see a new avatar on the board.

What strip caused you to come back for more?
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: TordelBack 10 September, 2020, 10:12:14 AM
Welcome, Barrington. Stay off the moors, stick to the road.
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: Barrington Boots 10 September, 2020, 11:23:18 AM
What strip caused you to come back for more?

It was the whole Trifecta arc. I stopped reading back in my teens and every time I'd picked up the odd issue since then to be treated to such delights as Outlaw or Big Dave I figured I'd made the right decision.It wasn't until I picked up a Trifecta-era prog at random for a train journey and was blown away that I came back full time.
I realise that was a long time ago though: I've been lurking on the board now for 8 years. Oof!
I've been a subscriber for about 6 years I think. Highs and lows, but mainly highs.
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: Colin YNWA 10 September, 2020, 11:29:43 AM
Oh would people stop saying things Like 'Trifecta was 8 years ago' and the like. I mean sure its correct and a fact and all that, but it scares the bejezus out of me. 8 chuffin' years.

Can we all just pretend that Trifecta (and Day of Chaos, that's another one) was like a couple of years ago or something...

... a desperate request from an old ...and apparently rapidly aging... man