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Solaris17. what has become of you're site?
 

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Solaris17. what has become of you're site?
some attacks but fear not we are almost done repairs.

@trip would it blow your mind if i told you the hit squad was my idea? and that i opted out of my own groups staffing position?
 
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But the Mail Man is the one who needs the most help.
lol mailman is a smartass joking mofo. cracks me up, just gotta learn to see the humor in his posts
 
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Yes yes it would allow my brain to explode.
 

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lol mailman is a smartass joking mofo. cracks me up, just gotta learn to see the humor in his posts
It's like MRCL said, Mailman is the Eric Cartman of TPU. lol.
 
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Well I just came for my nightly dose and found this. I had 10 teeth removed Tuesday so I didn't make it to read much but now I am really bummed. I thought I was through with Alprazolam the day after but this could sway a guy to take another. :ohwell::cry:

If it is true I wish Wiz the best. :toast:
If not thats a pretty sick joke in a funny sort of way. :laugh:
 
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If it was an April fools joke it would go down as the most beleived afj in history.
 

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NO PICS OF W1ZZARD ON THE NET
 

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I'm quite sure it goes a bit deeper than that. Nothing to get upset over if it is the best for him. It is his site and he has put the most work into it, he has given far more than could ever be taken away and most importantly has the right like everyone else here to be happy and pursue his passions. As Polaris eluded to earlier it's best to keep positive and continue to keep TPU a good spirited, informative and welcoming place.

W1zz, go party it up. :toast:
E if your in on this and it is a joke, ima going to kick ya lol, but if it really is true :cry:

Best wishes Wiz you will be truly missed! :respect:
 

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Wow this thread in two days has 33 pages and 810+ posts.
 
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you know I was thinking. It is quite odd there are no pics of w1zz anywhere online the only forum admin etc that there isnt one of.
 

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you know I was thinking. It is quite odd there are no pics of w1zz anywhere online the only forum admin etc that there isnt one of.
thats because w1zzard exists because we made him. him leaving is a sign that we as a community are growing apart.



/stolen references from several storys including FFX
 
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W1zzard, You are the sole reason I started building computers. ATItool was the first time I started overclocking.

You inspired me, and I thank you for what you have done. I have always thought your reviews were the BEST. Evey other site is biased compared to your reviews.

I hope you will just go on an hiatus and come back. But if you want to catch up in your personal life I will understand.

I will not stay to watch TPU take the path of toms hardware.
 

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thats because w1zzard exists because we made him. him leaving is a sign that we as a community are growing apart.
That's right. He's not actually a real person just an amalgamation of the staff. We take turns "being W1zzard"



























April fools.

*Checks Date*

Yeah I can still say that.
 

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That's right. He's not actually a real person just an amalgamation of the staff. We take turns "being W1zzard"
For one moment i was like WTF?? and then i scrolled down lol. :laugh:
 

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That was a good one Polaris LOLOLOLOL
 
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uhm thanks?
 
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sad to see you go, W1zzard, but i say enjoy the life. no point in wasting time on something you no longer like, but i guess you already know that :)
 
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ask anyone who has been at several tradeshows a year for several years.. it's hard to believe .. i wouldnt have thought it either
I believe you.

My older brother used to do Card Shows (back when they were very popular - late 80s into the early 90s) - my dad would drag him (and me) around to dozens of card shows a year and he did this for a few years. My brother was so into baseball/football/basketball/comic cards (and comic books) that he spent a better 3-4 years of his early teens doing this.

After doing it for so long and always traveling, he grew tired of the work it required, keeping track of everything, sorting through other people's goods to expand his collection, tracking down rare and expensive cards....he burnt himself out. After he hit that point, he lost his interest in his collection - sold 99% of it off, only keeping the high end items.

He does almost the same thing with his work now - he runs his own business and he keeps working and working and working and never takes a break. He's almost burnt himself out on it and gave up a few times. I had to sit his ass down, tell him to take a vacation (he has the money to go wherever he wants) and let his employees run things for a week or two. After his break he comes back with renewed vigor and he's eager to get back to his work and he enjoys himself at work again.

You have to take a break now and again, don't burn yourself out on something you enjoy. Once you burn out on something you once found enjoyable, you generally loose your interest and taking a break doesn't do it for you anymore.....then you're left with two options:

1) Suck it up and be miserable

2) Move on to something else you enjoy.

My suggestion, take a break. After a bit of time (couple of weeks, maybe a month), if you still feel the way you do now about TPU, then you want to look into option number 2. If that's what this comes to, the I wish you nothing but the best in your future endeavors.
 
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Post #824 to Wizzard not leaving! 176 to go!
 

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i agree with neatfeatguy, w1zz should just take a break, not leave or sell.
 

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we should all just lay low W1zzard is a Wizzard he might just zap us all with chain lighting frying are rigs .... we should appease the master Wizzard so we can all continue to live :roll: for he who denies him ends up crispy fried
 
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Is he gone yet? Can we party with babes again?
 
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