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Re: Passing on the Baton

Postby Bruceswar on Thu Jul 07, 2011 10:01 pm

Thanks for all the fish! You have done a great deal for the foundry and you surely will be missed. Double from the people of KORT. Enjoy some time away!
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Re: Passing on the Baton

Postby neanderpaul14 on Thu Jul 07, 2011 11:10 pm

Thanks for all your time and effort Mr. B
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Re: Passing on the Baton

Postby whitestazn88 on Thu Jul 07, 2011 11:24 pm

hate to see you go, but i love to watch you leave.
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Re: Passing on the Baton

Postby Coleman on Thu Jul 07, 2011 11:56 pm

Heard about this (don't ask how) and sad to see you step down.

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Re: Passing on the Baton

Postby john9blue on Fri Jul 08, 2011 12:34 am

happy trails mr. benn! you seemed like a dedicated and nice guy.
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Re: Passing on the Baton

Postby gimil on Fri Jul 08, 2011 1:09 am

Back all those years ago when you took up your position I bet you never thought you would have a journey quite like this one. I hope it was a fulfilling one benn.
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Re: Passing on the Baton

Postby grifftron on Fri Jul 08, 2011 1:48 am

See ya MB.
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Re: Passing on the Baton

Postby n.n. on Fri Jul 08, 2011 3:22 am

Many thanks for your great work !
Live long and prosper.
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Re: Passing on the Baton

Postby macbone on Fri Jul 08, 2011 8:32 am

We salute you, sir! Thank you for three years of making this site a better place.
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Re: Passing on the Baton

Postby natty dread on Fri Jul 08, 2011 9:01 am

Goodbye Mr B, you'll be missed. Also congrats to Oliver.
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Re: Passing on the Baton

Postby AndyDufresne on Fri Jul 08, 2011 9:07 am

Many bananas, Benn. :)


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Re: Passing on the Baton

Postby isaiah40 on Fri Jul 08, 2011 7:06 pm

Glad to have worked with you MrBenn! Thank you for asking me to come aboard, it's been a real pleasure! Sorry to see you go, so God Bless and God Speed in your new blue free life!
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Re: Passing on the Baton

Postby Teflon Kris on Fri Jul 08, 2011 7:10 pm

Wow - it wont be the same without you. Thanks for all the work you put in to the foundry.

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Re: Passing on the Baton

Postby fumandomuerte on Fri Jul 08, 2011 11:04 pm

Thanks to MrBenn for his commitment to this site over the past years. His devotion was admirable, and I'm obviously biased since he took my abandoned Mexico map from ashes and made it a reality for all the community.
Some people didn't like his style, but I think that he always had in mind the greatest good for the site. We've seen sad departures before (qwert comes to my mind), but everybody needs a break every now and then.
It would be a honor to see MrBenn back soon.

With that said, farewell boss, keep enjoying life and be happy :mrgreen:
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Re: Passing on the Baton

Postby the.killing.44 on Sat Jul 09, 2011 11:19 pm

I'll always love ya, Ben. Now good luck, Beja.
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Re: Passing on the Baton

Postby MrBenn on Sun Jul 10, 2011 5:02 pm

Thanks for all the love and farewell messages... especially the few that have arrived via PM. It's kind of weird not being blue any more :?
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Re: Passing on the Baton

Postby Pirlo on Sun Jul 10, 2011 7:55 pm

MrBenn wrote:Thanks for all the love and farewell messages... especially the few that have arrived via PM. It's kind of weird not being blue any more :?


yeah it is sad to see ya off blue since World Cup 2010 is my favorite map, you know. but at least you are not off CC which is still nice.

btw, my favorite permanent map is Europa ;)
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Re: Passing on the Baton

Postby Frito Bandito on Fri Jul 15, 2011 10:03 am

You've done an absolutley outstanding job, Mr. Benn. The quality coming out of the Foundry is certainly a reflection of your good efforts!! Well done, sir!
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Re: Passing on the Baton

Postby JoshyBoy on Fri Jul 15, 2011 10:13 am

I salute you MrBenn!
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Re: Passing on the Baton

Postby Gilligan on Sun Jul 17, 2011 11:41 am

Cheers MrB! <3
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Re: Passing on the Baton

Postby dolomite13 on Wed Jul 20, 2011 4:11 pm

Good luck in wherever life takes you... and welcome to the world of the mostly retired from CC ;)

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Re: Passing on the Baton

Postby kanderson on Tue Jul 26, 2011 4:35 pm

thanks for your work
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Re: Passing on the Baton

Postby killerpit4e on Fri Aug 05, 2011 3:15 am

Good luck in all of life u will be missed
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