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Name change

Postby SSO Admins » May 20th, 2007, 8:02 am

Our name change is complete. If you're having issues, please email me or post your problem here.

I will not be changing the URL of the gallery, as that would break all links to the forums.

Any links you made to other posts are now broken, so if they are important you may want to edit them.
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new name

Postby knitwit45 » May 20th, 2007, 8:07 am

Wow, Jon, great job! Lots and lots of hard work, but we all thank you.

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Postby Vecchiolarry » May 20th, 2007, 11:22 am

Hi,

Thanks for doing this. I admire anyone with a computer savvy brain; mine is just junk!

And, I like the new name - - I approve!!!

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Postby Sue Sue Applegate » May 20th, 2007, 11:38 am

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Postby klondike » May 20th, 2007, 1:51 pm

Sue Sue Applegate wrote:Thank you for all your volunteer efforts!


Hey, Jon, isn't volunteer Medieval Latin for "generous victim"? :)

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Postby CharlieT » May 20th, 2007, 8:31 pm

The re-direct worked fine for me. Thanks. :D
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Wunnerful, wunnerful...

Postby Hollis » May 20th, 2007, 8:57 pm

Great job as always Jon. Just remember that no good deed goes unpunished!

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Postby Garbomaniac » May 20th, 2007, 10:53 pm

It is the funniest thing, but I was amost going to start a new thread asking why this forum was called the plasticage! Well, I guess I don't have to think about that one anymore. I like the new name. It's classy, and makes a whole lot more sense.

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Postby SSO Admins » May 21st, 2007, 4:21 am

Garbomaniac wrote:It is the funniest thing, but I was amost going to start a new thread asking why this forum was called the plasticage! Well, I guess I don't have to think about that one anymore. I like the new name. It's classy, and makes a whole lot more sense.


plasticage.net is my site, that has existed since 2002. When I made the offer to moira to set up the forum, it was done on my existing web space. It still is, actually, silverscreenoasis.com is a "parked" domain, as is jonparker.com -- they all point to the same site.

I chose the name Plastic Age because my original plan was to do a site devoted to 20th century American culture, and in many ways that sums up the period for me. Plastic as a material was responsible for many of the innovations and advances that we saw during that 100 years. It's also the name of a Clara Bow silent that's a fun, if a bit cheesy film, and I'm a huge fan of Ms. Bow. In any event, while I worked on it some, it never became what I wanted it to be. Real life intervened.

Truth be told, I *hate* the new name, but the majority has spoken.

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Postby vallo » May 21st, 2007, 10:25 am

Woo I made it... I could use a drink at the Oasis.. Great job Guys....


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Postby sandykaypax » May 21st, 2007, 10:32 am

Thanks, Jon! I got your e-mail and made it here with no problems!

Thanks for all your stellar work on the site!

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Postby ken123 » May 21st, 2007, 10:33 am

Thanks for all the hard work. No problems. 8)

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Postby MissGoddess » May 21st, 2007, 11:09 am

Thank you for your hard work and making the transition effortless for computer illiterates like moi!!

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Au revoir, Barb and Bill..(sniff)

Postby benwhowell » May 21st, 2007, 1:41 pm

The transition couldn't have been smoother. Thanks, Jon.


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