Hello, new here, from Germany

Discussion in 'Introduce Yourself' started by Snowflake, Nov 16, 2018.

Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.
  1. Mindful
    Online

    Mindful Diamond Member

    Joined:
    Sep 5, 2014
    Messages:
    35,161
    Thanks Received:
    6,839
    Trophy Points:
    1,270
    Location:
    Here, there, and everywhere.
    Ratings:
    +42,382
    Germany.

    Where the doctors and the police look like movie stars.
     
    • Informative Informative x 1
  2. MarathonMike
    Offline

    MarathonMike Platinum Member

    Joined:
    Dec 30, 2014
    Messages:
    15,793
    Thanks Received:
    4,792
    Trophy Points:
    390
    Location:
    The Southwestern Desert
    Ratings:
    +28,439
    Welcome. What's not to understand? We have two parties who hate each other and a President who doesn't pretend to be someone he is not. What you see is what you get.
     
    • Agree Agree x 1
  3. flacaltenn
    Offline

    flacaltenn Senior Mod Staff Member Senior USMB Moderator Gold Supporting Member

    Joined:
    Jun 9, 2011
    Messages:
    54,992
    Thanks Received:
    9,775
    Trophy Points:
    2,030
    Location:
    Hillbilly Hollywood, Tenn
    Ratings:
    +35,687
    How about we reserve the quarrels about foreign relations until they come up as a topic? Intros is a social forum under Zone1 USMB rules. And the topic is ALWAYS --- the new member. We run off more new members with this uncivil shit than this forum is worth because folks can't calm the hell down and be social.

    Civil discussion with an emphasis on meeting and greeting new members will be enforced in this forum..
     
    • Thank You! Thank You! x 2
    • Winner Winner x 2
  4. flacaltenn
    Offline

    flacaltenn Senior Mod Staff Member Senior USMB Moderator Gold Supporting Member

    Joined:
    Jun 9, 2011
    Messages:
    54,992
    Thanks Received:
    9,775
    Trophy Points:
    2,030
    Location:
    Hillbilly Hollywood, Tenn
    Ratings:
    +35,687
    Better possibility is the complete lack of concern for the new poster. Too many people can't stand down from the tribal skirmishes and sock accusations long enough to remember what civil discourse is. Moderation is capable of checking for socks. Especially on international members whom we WELCOME. But this whole dunderbust here is just embarrassing and runs off more new members than we welcome.

    If you SUSPECT tell us. Otherwise the topic is "The New Member"..

    I have 23 posts marked for deletion and I'm not even done yet. Two warnings issued. We WILL enforce the Zone1 civil discussion rules in this forum. Because we WANT this forum to be a place to welcome new members.
     
    • Thank You! Thank You! x 2
  5. Marion Morrison
    Offline

    Marion Morrison BANNED

    Joined:
    Feb 10, 2017
    Messages:
    51,302
    Thanks Received:
    8,479
    Trophy Points:
    2,040
    Ratings:
    +51,341
    I used to like pull-tab cans.

    Yeah, back in the days of Lugers and confiscated Kraut ammo n stuff.
     
    • Informative Informative x 1
  6. MaryL
    Offline

    MaryL Gold Member

    Joined:
    Dec 30, 2011
    Messages:
    14,447
    Thanks Received:
    2,885
    Trophy Points:
    280
    Location:
    Midwestern U.S.
    Ratings:
    +9,643
    A moderator had my prior post pulled. A gentle reminder, I actually contribute financially to the board . Nope, I don't have to be here. I can be else where. But I am not. I choose to be HERE. I respect moderators. So show me some.
     
    Last edited: Nov 24, 2018
  7. Ridgerunner
    Offline

    Ridgerunner 'Ole Wise One' Gold Supporting Member Supporting Member

    Joined:
    Apr 20, 2016
    Messages:
    8,364
    Thanks Received:
    3,077
    Trophy Points:
    1,095
    Location:
    Honolulu, Hawaii
    Ratings:
    +12,616
    Für meinen Freund Pogo

    [​IMG]
     
    • Thank You! Thank You! x 1
  8. MaryL
    Offline

    MaryL Gold Member

    Joined:
    Dec 30, 2011
    Messages:
    14,447
    Thanks Received:
    2,885
    Trophy Points:
    280
    Location:
    Midwestern U.S.
    Ratings:
    +9,643
    Hello. Sorry for the drama here. My great grand parents fled Deutschland. Jews converted to Christianity. I voted for Trump. Why? Wow, American culture since JFK's assassination has forever changed. Trump isn't putting people in gas chambers. Deporting illegal aliens isn't even on the same level.
     
    Last edited: Nov 24, 2018
  9. Pogo
    Offline

    Pogo Diamond Member

    Joined:
    Dec 7, 2012
    Messages:
    111,037
    Thanks Received:
    15,422
    Trophy Points:
    2,190
    Location:
    Fennario
    Ratings:
    +55,423
    I believe that would be 230 volts at 50 cycles. :D

    Wilkommen aus der OP. Bring many hip boots.
     
  10. Pogo
    Offline

    Pogo Diamond Member

    Joined:
    Dec 7, 2012
    Messages:
    111,037
    Thanks Received:
    15,422
    Trophy Points:
    2,190
    Location:
    Fennario
    Ratings:
    +55,423
    Looks like fake Poutine. Eh, I'll eat anything.
     
    • Funny Funny x 1
Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.

Share This Page