Saturday, 29 August 2015

I'm back, who cares, I do!, 219 days without internet...............


........., 150+ books read (1 euro charity shops, I am now calling myself Jack Reacher), some miniatures even painted, all DVD's watched, no cinema, no porn, no telegraph pole, no takeaways, no wargames,, no telephone line, no fibre optic, no wargames shows, no porn, no proper TV.........


........hope you guys are all okay, what have I missed?

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  1. Welcome back, that is a long time with no internet....and no porn lol

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    1. You didn't miss much on the internet because those nude picks of Ray broke it.

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  3. Good to see you back! You've missed bugger all really, but Ray hasn't won a giveaway for a while . . . .

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  4. Fabulous news, welcome back my good man, it's been far too quiet without you!

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  5. Delighted to see the definitive wargames blogger back :-)

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  6. Welcome Back friend Lurker.
    You have been missed.
    Ray has gotten all uppity in your absence and needs you to dominate him again!
    (Post Script, the Shed of war has been lacking atmosphere since you left!)

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  7. I missed ya...Welcome back to the madhouse :-D How´s things..what´s going on? Job? You in the blighted land or in the emerald isle?

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    1. Thanks Paul, no job but still in the Emerald Isle......

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    1. Not bought anything in a while, so quite small!

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  9. Yep, missed. Let's see the goodies Lurker :)

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  10. Huzzah! Welcome back! Who needs porn when there's so many good rule books being published :-D

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    1. Rule books or porn...decisions, decisions..........thanks Jason.

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  11. Welcome back Mr L! Sounds like you have been on Mars or somewhere similar!

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    1. Uranus............thanks my friend!

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  12. Very nice to see you back again Fran!
    I missed you at our Salute game "stockholm 1392" just? Ray passed by.

    Best regards Michael

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    1. Wasn't at Salute mate, hopefully next year and thank you.

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  13. Your absence must have had its benefits too - you missed out "No Ray"!
    Good to hear from you AL, you've been sorely missed.

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    1. Thank you kind sir, he did have the gall to ring me once or twice!

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  14. Welcome back mate, you've been missed.

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  15. Welcome back I'm sure there must be a porn special on the web in your honor....)

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  16. Cool ! that's a great news !
    Welcome back

    Stéphane

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  17. Hurrah! The big fella is back in the land of the interwebby thingummy! We've missed you Fran - good to see you online again :)

    What have you missed? Well, that Ray has been posting all sorts of rude things about you in comments on people's blogs... ;)

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  18. Fran is back, Fran is back!!!
    What? No Porn? What hell is that, you poor chap!

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    1. Cold turkey or something worse Dez!

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  19. Welcome back! It's been a long time for sure.

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  20. Wow, that's sounds like more self-deprivation than a meditation retreat in a Vulcan monastery.

    You should treat yourself to a much-needed debauch. Welcome back!!!

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  21. Great to hear you're doing fine and I hope we will bask in your eternal digital presence for a long time to come Your Lurkingness!

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  22. Fantastic to see you back Fran! With your internet restored I hope your situation improves. Perhaps this will help you get in touch with other fellow Irish wargamers so you can get back gaming again.

    Christopher

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  23. Fran!! It's been so long. Great to have you back. What have you missed? Tons, but it'll be all right.

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  24. Cripes, the internet has now hit Ireland as well!

    We all missed you Fran. Let the madness begin again!

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  25. Good to have you back, you old grump.

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  26. Yes, you've been MISSED !!!!

    Welcome back, welcome back :-)

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  27. Hail Generalissimo Francisco! Hail Franonia!! Hail the conqueror of Rayonia!!!

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    1. Kind and true words Field Marshall Jay!

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  28. You're back and you're okay! I've missed you terribly and I've been sad and lonely without you. Don't you ever do something like that to me again :0)

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    1. No problem cailin, I haven't got it in me anymore!

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    2. So do you have a proper man cave yet? And has the SWMBO got herself some geese yet?

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    3. She has loads of geese but no man cave at the moment.

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    4. I know you just got back, but I've done my last post for a while today. See you when I get back in a few weeks, or months.

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    5. Whatever you need to do cailin, I'll be here and we'll catch up.

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  29. Awesome! Great to have you back, the blogosphere is just not the same without you.

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  30. Nice to have you back to the 'real' world...

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  31. Mostly I'm upset with you for making me see bad movies because you had failed to review them before I saw them. There are still movies I want to see but I now insist that you see them first, hop to it!

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  32. Nice to have you back on the 'net!

    All the best,

    Bob

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  33. Welcome back Fran. Looking forward to more of your pithy posts.

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  34. Really great to have you back Fran. I don't know about the rest of the blogosphere, but I've actually painted quite a bit int the AHPCV and went to my first convention since 1991 with Oldhammer USA weekend. I've got 5 comic book reports I think. Happy reading.

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  35. Welcome back to the 21st century!
    Cheers, PD

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  36. Well 'pon my soul! Welcome back once again old chap - the internet has been a poorer place for your absence!

    All the best,

    DC

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    1. This is the first time I've heard from you, you dumped our bromance!

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    2. Nooooo, this is a bromance that will live on and on. I'm sure of it.

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  38. Welcome back, Fran! It isn't the same without the Lurker about...I coulda swore Ray said you were dead!!?!

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  39. Gooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooood, so good to see you back Fran!

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  40. As Iwrote on FB...You have been missed you grumpy git! Welcome back mate!

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  41. 219 days?! Sheesh, I'd go mental. Nice figures (posted over on Ray's blog)

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  42. Welcome back Fran, you have been missed. Remember do not ever search Budgie Smugglers and Ray Roussel... Your newly restored internet won't cope.. And neither will you.

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    1. Dave, do you mean this one?http://seanswgcorner.blogspot.com/2013/11/of-budgie-smugglers-and-banana-hammocks.html 😲

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    2. Christ almighty boys..........I'm blind!

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    3. I'll never be the same again.

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    4. You we're all warned... It's serious stuff..

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  43. Welcome back! - I have just had a single day sans internet as I replaced my old beloved laptop running XP with a much better one now running the inferior Windows 10!
    How you managed without for so long, the Lord alone knows!

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    1. Terrible times, terrible times......

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  44. Bloody hell we thought you were gone for good. Welcome back to the internet old mate...things will never be the same again!

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    1. Lee - I like to think we forced him out into the open.. "feral"?? LOL! :o)

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  45. "hope you guys are all okay"
    Are WE OK? That must have been hell!

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  46. Welcome back on Evil Blogger ! (in the real world ?)

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  47. Welcome back, your anger and your general lurkiness have been missed!

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  48. Welcome back Fran Ray has been unmanageable in your absence.

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  49. Welcome back! The blogosphere has been a been duller during your walkabout
    I hope you're doing well

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  50. Fran Is Back!!!
    😷🌟❤❗

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  51. Man that it is a long time! Welcome back :-)

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  52. Guess whos back - back again?
    Fran is back!!
    :-)

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  53. Your triumphant return has inspired me sir! I, too, had semi -retired from all this, but will take up my brushes again and paint a figure in your honour.

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  54. No internet??? Wow only the strongest survive....
    Great to have you back..... missed the boobs.

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  55. Welcome Back !!!! been a long absence buddy, so it will be good to have some interesting catch up posts from you.. Of course this also allows you to slap that Ray fella down a peg or two, he has gotten away with murder in your absence ;)

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    1. Thanks Andrew, I hear he's become impossible.

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  56. There was the Dalek invasion, but not much else. Welcome back

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  57. Welcome back Fran!
    Some Martian cylinders dropped on England but thats far away from you now :-)

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  58. Great to have you back, Fran. The blogosphere has been a lesser place with your absence. Enjoy!

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  59. Welcome back to the blogosphere!

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  60. Welcome back, good sir! I once went 2 hours without Internet and almost cut someone. You are a trooper.

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  61. I have been wondering what ever happened to you. Good to have you back in this corner of the blogosphere. Really good :-)

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  62. Welcome back. The Porn has been waiting for you. ha ha ha

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  63. Welcome back. Don't think you have missed anything, but we surely have missed you!

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  64. Welcome back, Fran!
    I'm glad to see a sign of life from you. How are things going in Ireland?

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  65. Damn Francis welcome back. I think I'd have gone crazy with all of that. At least you didn't resort to buying porn. No one needs to sink that low.

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  66. You were gone?

    Just kidding. Welcome back, my friend. Seems you spent your time productively at least.

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  67. Hurrah Fran is back! This internet malarky has been quiet without you.

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    1. Thank you Matt, I'm here to feck Ray up!

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  68. I care...all the way from across the pond.

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    1. Their is little better than across the pond care!

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  69. Good to have you back. Looking forwards to some great rants interspaced with the occasional photo, or was it the other way round.

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  70. Let me the 100+ person to welcome you back to this time wasting world - can be fun tho!

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  71. I wondered where you'd gone. Glad to see you back!

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  72. Yay! Your back! I'm so excited!

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  73. Great to have you back sir! One of the best blogs on the interweb 😊

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