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Long time member back just checking in

Post by wazzle » January 8th, 2020, 1:03 pm

Hello everyone, It has been a long time since I logged in. Father of two Rangers and a moderator of the Ranger Parents Forum. Just wondering if anyone is checking in?
Proud father of two 3/75 Rangers (Both have served, raising a family, working and going to school)
"Above all, we must realize that no arsenal, or no weapon in the arsenals of the world, is so formidable as the will and moral courage of free men and women. It is a weapon our adversaries in today's world do not have." Ronald Reagan

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Re: Long time member back just checking in

Post by Disinfertention » January 8th, 2020, 5:12 pm

Definitely has been a long time. Site is a little slow these days but its worth checking every few days if you have time! Hope things have been alright the last couple years.
HHC 2/75 2012-2015
HHC & Cco 1/75 2010-2012
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Cco 3/75 2003-2007
Ranger School 09 - 04

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Re: Long time member back just checking in

Post by wazzle » January 9th, 2020, 8:15 am

Things have been good. I spend a lot of time at work on the computer, so I'll start checking back in. Things were really hopping a few years ago for sure.
Proud father of two 3/75 Rangers (Both have served, raising a family, working and going to school)
"Above all, we must realize that no arsenal, or no weapon in the arsenals of the world, is so formidable as the will and moral courage of free men and women. It is a weapon our adversaries in today's world do not have." Ronald Reagan

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Re: Long time member back just checking in

Post by centermass » January 9th, 2020, 7:09 pm

Welcome back
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Re: Long time member back just checking in

Post by Disinfertention » January 9th, 2020, 7:16 pm

wazzle wrote:
January 9th, 2020, 8:15 am
Things have been good. I spend a lot of time at work on the computer, so I'll start checking back in. Things were really hopping a few years ago for sure.
Yeah they really were. People have moved on to more private ways to communicate like private Facebook groups or just not doing a social media level of interaction at all since most of them are not private anymore.

This account here is blatantly connected to my personal life without even me doing it, as an example and warning to others. So there is that. But it's too late now.

Lots of lurkers... many fresh faces who show up wanting mentoring. Coincidentally there was someone who mentioned being a parent of someone in RASP recently. Hopefully they post an intro and you can police them up.
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Re: Long time member back just checking in

Post by wazzle » January 10th, 2020, 9:20 am

I will check for intros from parents. It may take a bit of playing around to remember how to get them accepted to the Ranger Parent Forum, but sure I can figure it out.
Proud father of two 3/75 Rangers (Both have served, raising a family, working and going to school)
"Above all, we must realize that no arsenal, or no weapon in the arsenals of the world, is so formidable as the will and moral courage of free men and women. It is a weapon our adversaries in today's world do not have." Ronald Reagan

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Re: Long time member back just checking in

Post by xray » January 10th, 2020, 10:52 am

Glad to see your still checking in. Hope things are going well for you.
Let me know if you need any help, some things have changed hopefully for the better.
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Re: Long time member back just checking in

Post by IntelToad » January 30th, 2020, 3:40 pm

Good to see you around again.
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Re: Long time member back just checking in

Post by CharlieRanger1FFV » January 31st, 2020, 6:27 am

Great to see you here...


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