Official Fogbow Meetup - Oct. 11th TO 13th - Myrtle Beach, SC

User avatar
AndyinPA
Posts: 4004
Joined: Wed Apr 05, 2017 1:00 pm
Location: Pittsburgh PA

Re: FOGBOW MEETUP POSTPONED TO OCT. 11TH TO 13TH!

#51

Post by AndyinPA »

Darn. Can't make that date either. We will be in China then. But the weather will be nicer in October in Myrtle Beach.
"To argue with a person who has renounced the use of reason is like administering medicine to the dead." -- Thomas Paine

User avatar
Maybenaut
Posts: 6018
Joined: Fri Nov 02, 2012 8:58 am
Location: Maybelot

Re: FOGBOW MEETUP POSTPONED TO OCT. 11TH TO 13TH!

#52

Post by Maybenaut »

kate520 wrote:
Fri Mar 01, 2019 12:24 pm
This is better timing for pretty much everyone else...

Not sure I can make it. :brokenheart:
:brokenheart:

Oh, no! Now I’m doubly glad I’ll get to see you at Swannanoa!
"Hey! You know, we left this England place because it was bogus. So if we don't get some cool rules ourselves, pronto, we'll just be bogus too." - Thomas Jefferson

User avatar
kate520
Posts: 15982
Joined: Mon Oct 26, 2009 3:02 pm
Location: Dark side of the Moon
Occupation: servant of cats, chicken wrangler
Contact:

Re: FOGBOW MEETUP POSTPONED TO OCT. 11TH TO 13TH!

#53

Post by kate520 »

So...a couple of hours after I read this post, my sister who just finished chemo and a radical mastectomy, and is starting radiation next week, asked if we could go somewhere the following weekend. So all us sibs and our kids are going to Portland. Which I wouldn’t have been able to do if, you know.

Sometimes, the universe provides. ☄️
DEFEND DEMOCRACY

User avatar
Maybenaut
Posts: 6018
Joined: Fri Nov 02, 2012 8:58 am
Location: Maybelot

Re: FOGBOW MEETUP POSTPONED TO OCT. 11TH TO 13TH!

#54

Post by Maybenaut »

:bighug: best of luck to your sister, Kate. :bighug:
"Hey! You know, we left this England place because it was bogus. So if we don't get some cool rules ourselves, pronto, we'll just be bogus too." - Thomas Jefferson

User avatar
tek
Posts: 4101
Joined: Fri Nov 16, 2012 6:02 pm
Location: Happy Valley, MA
Occupation: Damned if I know

Re: FOGBOW MEETUP POSTPONED TO OCT. 11TH TO 13TH!

#55

Post by tek »

hugs and energy to your sister Kate.. :bighug:

Entirely possible I can make this. On my way to Florida :shock:
There's no way back
from there to here

User avatar
Gregg
Posts: 3496
Joined: Mon Oct 27, 2014 6:09 am
Location: Cincinnati, OH USA
Occupation: We build cars

Re: FOGBOW MEETUP POSTPONED TO OCT. 11TH TO 13TH!

#56

Post by Gregg »

Chili Dog informs me that it is entirely possible that The Imperial Illuminati Air Force may send a delegation from the famed 699th Airborne Assault Dachshund Regiment. Make sure the hotel has a Helicopter Pad. :mrgreen:
Honorary Commander, 699th Airborne Assault Dachshund Regiment
Deadly Sausage Dogs from the Sky

User avatar
Bushdoctor
Posts: 21
Joined: Sun Jun 10, 2018 11:59 am

Re: FOGBOW MEETUP POSTPONED TO OCT. 11TH TO 13TH!

#57

Post by Bushdoctor »

Shouldn't we plan some security for the event? Maybe we can get Krazy Karl and his imaginary militia at a discount tradeout for all of the publicity that we give him.

Tarrant
Posts: 1601
Joined: Fri Jan 13, 2012 4:05 pm

Re: FOGBOW MEETUP POSTPONED TO OCT. 11TH TO 13TH!

#58

Post by Tarrant »

Bushdoctor wrote:
Fri Mar 01, 2019 7:34 pm
Shouldn't we plan some security for the event? Maybe we can get Krazy Karl and his imaginary militia at a discount tradeout for all of the publicity that we give him.
Who gets to wear the single earpod?

User avatar
Gregg
Posts: 3496
Joined: Mon Oct 27, 2014 6:09 am
Location: Cincinnati, OH USA
Occupation: We build cars

Re: FOGBOW MEETUP POSTPONED TO OCT. 11TH TO 13TH!

#59

Post by Gregg »

Bushdoctor wrote:
Fri Mar 01, 2019 7:34 pm
Shouldn't we plan some security for the event? Maybe we can get Krazy Karl and his imaginary militia at a discount tradeout for all of the publicity that we give him.

You're gonna have Assault Dachshunds and you're worried about security?
Honorary Commander, 699th Airborne Assault Dachshund Regiment
Deadly Sausage Dogs from the Sky

User avatar
Slim Cognito
Posts: 8005
Joined: Fri Aug 29, 2014 8:37 am

Re: FOGBOW MEETUP POSTPONED TO OCT. 11TH TO 13TH!

#60

Post by Slim Cognito »

Gregg wrote:
Fri Mar 01, 2019 10:00 pm
Bushdoctor wrote:
Fri Mar 01, 2019 7:34 pm
Shouldn't we plan some security for the event? Maybe we can get Krazy Karl and his imaginary militia at a discount tradeout for all of the publicity that we give him.

You're gonna have Assault Dachshunds and you're worried about security?
And the Wiener Dog Police Dept.
WDPDept.jpg
You do not have the required permissions to view the files attached to this post.
ImageImageImage x4

User avatar
RVInit
Posts: 8808
Joined: Sat Mar 05, 2016 4:31 pm

Re: FOGBOW MEETUP POSTPONED TO OCT. 11TH TO 13TH!

#61

Post by RVInit »

kate520 wrote:
Fri Mar 01, 2019 2:11 pm
So...a couple of hours after I read this post, my sister who just finished chemo and a radical mastectomy, and is starting radiation next week, asked if we could go somewhere the following weekend. So all us sibs and our kids are going to Portland. Which I wouldn’t have been able to do if, you know.

Sometimes, the universe provides. ☄️
:bighug: I hope for the best for your sister and sending hugs and love to you and your family. :lovestruck:
"I know that human being and fish can coexist peacefully"
--- George W Bush

ImageImage

Somerset
Posts: 4541
Joined: Sat Aug 08, 2009 5:52 am
Location: Silicon Valley
Occupation: Lab rat

Re: FOGBOW MEETUP POSTPONED TO OCT. 11TH TO 13TH!

#62

Post by Somerset »

Slim Cognito wrote:
Sat Mar 02, 2019 7:52 am
Gregg wrote:
Fri Mar 01, 2019 10:00 pm
Bushdoctor wrote:
Fri Mar 01, 2019 7:34 pm
Shouldn't we plan some security for the event? Maybe we can get Krazy Karl and his imaginary militia at a discount tradeout for all of the publicity that we give him.

You're gonna have Assault Dachshunds and you're worried about security?
And the Wiener Dog Police Dept.

WDPDept.jpg
Sounds like fun :)

User avatar
Patagoniagirl
Posts: 3937
Joined: Thu Jul 19, 2012 1:15 pm

Re: FOGBOW MEETUP POSTPONED TO OCT. 11TH TO 13TH!

#63

Post by Patagoniagirl »

Postponed? Is this because we've been indicted?

User avatar
Foggy
Posts: 29954
Joined: Tue Jan 20, 2009 12:00 pm
Location: District Court of Bun-Dogs
Occupation: Hayseed from North Cackilacki, Space Cadet, and your benevolent Dick Tater

Re: FOGBOW MEETUP POSTPONED TO OCT. 11TH TO 13TH!

#64

Post by Foggy »

Not at all, in fact we'll be handing down some inditements of our own - there are 3 Denny's in Myrtle Beach. Wheee! :mrgreen:
America Is Closed For The Duration - Sorry We Missed You

(Fogbow on PayPal)

User avatar
Slarti the White
Posts: 7049
Joined: Mon Aug 10, 2009 2:52 pm

Re: FOGBOW MEETUP POSTPONED TO OCT. 11TH TO 13TH!

#65

Post by Slarti the White »

A multiple Denny's meetup? Count me in.

:towel:
"Strategy without tactics is the slowest route to victory. Tactics without strategy is the noise before defeat."
---Sun Tzu (quoting Thomas Jefferson)
nam-myoho-renge-kyo---Thomas Jefferson (quoting Slartibartfast)

User avatar
Flatpointhigh
Posts: 7989
Joined: Fri Dec 09, 2011 1:05 pm
Location: Hotel California, PH23
Occupation: Voice Actor, Podcaster, I hold a Ph.D in Procrastination.
Contact:

Re: FOGBOW MEETUP POSTPONED TO OCT. 11TH TO 13TH!

#66

Post by Flatpointhigh »

I"ll be there if I have the yankee dollahs.

My Name is...
Daffy Duck.. woo hoo!
Cancer broke me

User avatar
Jez
Posts: 2666
Joined: Fri Jan 23, 2009 3:05 pm
Location: Out there, Somewhere...
Occupation: Thread Killer

Re: FOGBOW MEETUP POSTPONED TO OCT. 11TH TO 13TH!

#67

Post by Jez »

So, if these dates are still good (sorta) I am going to put in the vacation request. :)
I have learned silence from the talkative, toleration from the intolerant, and kindness from the unkind; yet, strange, I am ungrateful to those teachers.

~Khalil Gibran

User avatar
Tiredretiredlawyer
Posts: 9848
Joined: Tue May 10, 2016 2:56 pm
Location: Animal Planet
Occupation: Permanent probationary slave to 1 dog, 1 cat, and 1 horse, 4 granddogs, and one grandcat.

Re: FOGBOW MEETUP POSTPONED TO OCT. 11TH TO 13TH!

#68

Post by Tiredretiredlawyer »

Jez wrote:
Mon May 20, 2019 9:13 am
So, if these dates are still good (sorta) I am going to put in the vacation request. :)
:happyfamily:
A 19th Amendment Centennial Moment:
The 19th Amendment was first introduced to Congress in 1878, yet it was not approved by Congress until 1919 – 41 years later.
- https://legaldictionary.net/19th-amendment/

User avatar
Jez
Posts: 2666
Joined: Fri Jan 23, 2009 3:05 pm
Location: Out there, Somewhere...
Occupation: Thread Killer

Re: FOGBOW MEETUP POSTPONED TO OCT. 11TH TO 13TH!

#69

Post by Jez »

It has been a couple of months, and since I'm a bit OCD when I travel, has a hotel been agreed upon yet? I'll be driving in (only 8 - 9 hours) so just need to know where I'll be parking my car. :)

Sadly, I'll be leaving the Lola in Dayton. I think it would be too much for her to be stuck in a room while I'm out having fun. And if there is beach involved, with my luck she would decide she is a water dog.
I have learned silence from the talkative, toleration from the intolerant, and kindness from the unkind; yet, strange, I am ungrateful to those teachers.

~Khalil Gibran

User avatar
SLQ
Posts: 3342
Joined: Fri Jan 27, 2012 12:33 am

Re: WHAT IS MORE FUN THAN MAKING MUDPIES? (Hint: a Fogbow Meetup)

#70

Post by SLQ »

Whatever4 wrote:
Thu Feb 14, 2019 8:27 pm
AndyinPA wrote:
Thu Feb 14, 2019 4:00 pm
That sounds like fun. I'd love to attend one sometime, but we will be on our way to New Mexico on Amtrak to visit friends. Darn.
Amtrak is awesome! PA to Chicago to Albuquerque? Or the southern route? Have you done a long distance train trip before? I iz a pro.
W4, I am also an Amtrak enthusiast! I will be taking the Empire Builder to Chicago in a roomette with my granddaughter for a one-on-one birthday trip for her this summer. Can't wait!
"Try not. Do or do not. There is no try."
-- Yoda

User avatar
AndyinPA
Posts: 4004
Joined: Wed Apr 05, 2017 1:00 pm
Location: Pittsburgh PA

Re: WHAT IS MORE FUN THAN MAKING MUDPIES? (Hint: a Fogbow Meetup)

#71

Post by AndyinPA »

SLQ wrote:
Fri Jul 12, 2019 5:16 pm
Whatever4 wrote:
Thu Feb 14, 2019 8:27 pm
AndyinPA wrote:
Thu Feb 14, 2019 4:00 pm
That sounds like fun. I'd love to attend one sometime, but we will be on our way to New Mexico on Amtrak to visit friends. Darn.
Amtrak is awesome! PA to Chicago to Albuquerque? Or the southern route? Have you done a long distance train trip before? I iz a pro.
W4, I am also an Amtrak enthusiast! I will be taking the Empire Builder to Chicago in a roomette with my granddaughter for a one-on-one birthday trip for her this summer. Can't wait!

:like:
(PA-CHI-Santa Fe--if I didn't answer before.)
"To argue with a person who has renounced the use of reason is like administering medicine to the dead." -- Thomas Paine

User avatar
Maybenaut
Posts: 6018
Joined: Fri Nov 02, 2012 8:58 am
Location: Maybelot

Re: FOGBOW MEETUP POSTPONED TO OCT. 11TH TO 13TH!

#72

Post by Maybenaut »

Jez wrote:
Fri Jul 12, 2019 5:02 pm
It has been a couple of months, and since I'm a bit OCD when I travel, has a hotel been agreed upon yet? I'll be driving in (only 8 - 9 hours) so just need to know where I'll be parking my car. :)

Sadly, I'll be leaving the Lola in Dayton. I think it would be too much for her to be stuck in a room while I'm out having fun. And if there is beach involved, with my luck she would decide she is a water dog.
Yes. I'd like to know too, also.
"Hey! You know, we left this England place because it was bogus. So if we don't get some cool rules ourselves, pronto, we'll just be bogus too." - Thomas Jefferson

User avatar
Foggy
Posts: 29954
Joined: Tue Jan 20, 2009 12:00 pm
Location: District Court of Bun-Dogs
Occupation: Hayseed from North Cackilacki, Space Cadet, and your benevolent Dick Tater

Re: FOGBOW MEETUP POSTPONED TO OCT. 11TH TO 13TH!

#73

Post by Foggy »

Sorry, with my recent trips to other places and a few weeks of sciatica when I couldn't sit up in a chair, I let this slide. I'll be working on hotels all weekend and should have some word by Monday or Tuesday at the latest.
America Is Closed For The Duration - Sorry We Missed You

(Fogbow on PayPal)

User avatar
Foggy
Posts: 29954
Joined: Tue Jan 20, 2009 12:00 pm
Location: District Court of Bun-Dogs
Occupation: Hayseed from North Cackilacki, Space Cadet, and your benevolent Dick Tater

OFFICIAL FOGBOW MEETUP - OCT. 11TH TO 13TH IN MYRTLE BEACH, SC!

#74

Post by Foggy »

HOKAY!

I have a very reasonable room quote from a hotel in Myrtle Beach, a place I personally visited in March of this year. It's not the swankiest place in Myrtle, but get a load of the price:

$83 per room per night, many swimming pools and directly on the beach, nice place

Now this may be slightly different depending on the exact configuration of your room -- I think this price is for two queen beds in a non-smoking room -- and I'm going to work with the groups manager over the next few days.

If you call to make a reservation (and you should probably hold off at least a day or two until I can talk to the guy), MAKE SURE YOU MENTION THAT YOU'RE WITH THE FOGBOW GROUP on Oct. 11th to 13th.

That way 1) you get the deal, and 2) I get credit toward our minimum number of rooms.

The hotel is Sea Crest Oceanfront Resort, it is indeed directly on the beach, and the website with photos and stuffs is https://www.seacrestmyrtlebeachresort.com/.

More will be revealed!
America Is Closed For The Duration - Sorry We Missed You

(Fogbow on PayPal)

User avatar
Jez
Posts: 2666
Joined: Fri Jan 23, 2009 3:05 pm
Location: Out there, Somewhere...
Occupation: Thread Killer

Re: OFFICIAL FOGBOW MEETUP - OCT. 11TH TO 13TH IN MYRTLE BEACH, SC!

#75

Post by Jez »

I'm willing to split a room is anyone needs a roomie. Warning: I snore and tend to mumble in my sleep. Especially when I'm somewhere I'm unfamiliar with. :)
I have learned silence from the talkative, toleration from the intolerant, and kindness from the unkind; yet, strange, I am ungrateful to those teachers.

~Khalil Gibran

Post Reply

Return to “Announcements”