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    Cyburbian el Guapo's avatar
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    In praise of...Bear Up North

    I like the effort Bear Up North makes in his individualized signature lines. They are always a little bit campy, yet they are a small delight, much like the pepermint candy that comes with a Sonic hamburger.

    Well done Bear Up North.

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    I tend to agree with that. Three cheers for The Bear.
    You get all squeezed up inside/Like the days were carved in stone/You get all wired up inside/And it's bad to be alone

    You can go out, you can take a ride/And when you get out on your own/You get all smoothed out inside/And it's good to be alone
    -Peart

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    moderator in moderation Suburb Repairman's avatar
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    Yeah, I always look foward to those nifty little signatures when I see one of his posts!

    In honor of Bear Up North:

    "SR giving props"

    "Oh, that is all well and good, but, voice or no voice, the people can always be brought to the bidding of the leaders. That is easy. All you have to do is tell them they are being attacked and denounce the pacifists for lack of patriotism and exposing the country to danger. It works the same way in any country."

    - Herman Göring at the Nuremburg trials (thoughts on democracy)

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    I agree -
    thank-you Bear Up North for your witty closing line.
    Oddball
    Why don't you knock it off with them negative waves?
    Why don't you dig how beautiful it is out here?
    Why don't you say something righteous and hopeful for a change?
    From Kelly's Heroes (1970)


    Are you sure you're not hurt ?
    No. Just some parts wake up faster than others.
    Broke parts take a little longer, though.
    From Electric Horseman (1979)

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    I often try to guess what Bear Up North will use for his closings, but I'm always pleasantly surprised. Three cheers for Bear!
    Je suis Charlie

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    Cyburbian Emeritus Bear Up North's avatar
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    Thank you for the nice words. Speechless for a change.

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    Occupy Cyburbia!

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    Cyburbian Richmond Jake's avatar
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    Quote Originally posted by el Guapo
    I like the effort Bear Up North makes in his individualized signature lines. They are always a little bit campy, yet they are a small delight, much like the pepermint candy that comes with a Sonic hamburger.

    Well done Bear Up North.
    What he said....I tried a couple times without any success.
    Annoyingly insensitive

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    Thank you Witty Bear. You always make me smile

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    Yeah, Bear, your signature lines always make me smile.

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    Ditto. I always enjoy your posts.
    Anyone want to adopt a dog?

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    Thanks for starting this thread. I have long been a fan of the Bear, but have not said so.

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