Mod Avatars???

Discussion in 'Off-Topic Chat' started by lynchie, Jul 15, 2004.

  1. lynchie

    lynchie Active Member

    What's happening with the avatars guys? Am I never to see Roger's shiny red bow tie ever again??? :shock:
     
  2. TheMusicMan

    TheMusicMan tMP Founder Staff Member

    Hi Lynchie

    Well spotted sir.... it's a pre-cursor for what's to come...:) so watch this space for an important announcement very soon about a fantastic, new fresh-look tMP...:)

    John
     
  3. lynchie

    lynchie Active Member

    ooo how exciting!! We'll have to start some rumours based on unfounded conjecture about the future of tmp me thinks... :D

    ps. nice use of the word pre-cursor there... probably the first time it's ever come up on tmp!
     
  4. TheMusicMan

    TheMusicMan tMP Founder Staff Member

    ... as long as it is positive rumour ...:)
     
  5. Dave Payn

    Dave Payn Active Member

    'pre-cursor'. Is that a description of someone having a warm up before letting fly with a torrent of profanities? ;-)
     
  6. super_sop

    super_sop Supporting Member

    oh truly paynfull!!! :p
     
  7. 2nd man down

    2nd man down Moderator Staff Member

    or a beginners course in use of a computer mouse :wink:
     
  8. TheMusicMan

    TheMusicMan tMP Founder Staff Member

    Dave. Putting it simply. They are bad. Very bad....:( :lol: :lol:
     
  9. Dave Payn

    Dave Payn Active Member

    Excellent! I do have a reputation to live down to, after all.... ;-) :lol:
     
  10. drummergurl

    drummergurl Active Member

    ok precurser?????

    anyone explain that one to me?? i dont own a dictionary and i dont have enuf money to buy one (im saving it all for my hols!) so if anyone could explain precurser to me, i would be veeeeerry happy
     
  11. Dave Payn

    Dave Payn Active Member

    precursor n. A forerunner, a harbinger; one who or that which precedes the approach of anything, esp. John the Baptist; a predecessor in office, etc. precursory, a. Preceding and indicating as a forerunner or harbinger; preliminary, introductory.

    (Source: Cassell's English dictionary, fourth edition, 1968)
     
  12. drummergurl

    drummergurl Active Member

    ok thanx dave, but it used alot of big words, can u explain it in little words??
     
  13. PeterBale

    PeterBale Moderator Staff Member

    Niot the first, actually - that honour goes to tewkesHorn in the discussion about Whit friday 2004:

     
  14. sunny_jimbob

    sunny_jimbob Member

    It's leading up to something...
     
  15. 2nd man down

    2nd man down Moderator Staff Member

    You could really benefit from getting out more! :roll:
     
  16. flugelgal

    flugelgal Active Member

    I can't believe you actually looked that up, Peter! :shock:
     
  17. PeterBale

    PeterBale Moderator Staff Member

    You mean to say you didn't remember it :?: :shock: :!:
     
  18. flugelgal

    flugelgal Active Member

    :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:

    Anyway, I shall get back on topic like the good girl that I am and say that I like the new avatars, even though I'll miss the old ones. (especially Hobbes...)
     
  19. 2nd man down

    2nd man down Moderator Staff Member

    Yeah, I like the Hobbes one too...that's one of THE funniest cartoon strips ever, that and Beau Peep!

    I have a nephew called Calvin!!! And he's just like him!
     
  20. Dave Payn

    Dave Payn Active Member

    Sure.

    precursor n. A forerunner, a harbinger; one who or that which precedes the approach of anything, esp. John the Baptist; a predecessor in office, etc. precursory, a. Preceding and indicating as a forerunner or harbinger; preliminary, introductory.

    (Source: Cassell's English dictionary, fourth edition, 1968)


    ;-)
     

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