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I just owned a guitarist

Discussion in 'Bass Humor & Gig Stories [BG]' started by Lukc, Jan 31, 2013.

  1. Lukc

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    I am at school with a guitarist who is always mocking me for playing bass, and we were doing a chord exercise. He was reading the chord progression that went ilke "F, G, F, G, F, G7" and he read the last one G. I corrected him like a boss! He said "Fine, you owned me. Go to your forums and brag." That is what I am doing right now.

    **** YOU GUITARIST!
    :bassist::bassist::bassist::bassist:
    :bassist::bassist::bassist::bassist:
    :bassist::bassist::bassist::bassist:
  2. rust_preacher

    rust_preacher Supporting Member

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    \m/

    Good job!
  3. jazzbo58

    jazzbo58 Bassist for The Patrick Godbey Band Supporting Member

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    Well done!

    Cheers,
    Jim
  4. JoeWPgh

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    Why would you want to own a guitarist? I've found their resale/trade-in value to be way over rated!
  5. Beersurgeon

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    +1, LOL
  6. Beersurgeon

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    This is sig worthy!
  7. Bert Slide

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    I'm confused about this whole "own" thing. I understand what they mean when they say someone got "owned" but I frequently see it written as "pwned". Is this just a common typo because the p is next to the o or is this a whole other thing?
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    Pokerdweebz Supporting Member

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    Pwned is more gamer speak. They mean the exact same thing.
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    http://www.urbandictionary.com/define.php?term=pwned
  10. CrewsControl

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    Yes, it's a fake typo!!!1!!!!!!111!eleven
  11. ric stave

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    It's "like", not "ilke"....

    Hey, I just owned another bass player!

    ;)
  12. alneto

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    I owned one too when I told him the name of the chord he was doing (which he didn't know), and on another day during the rehearsal I had to explain how a chord is formed since I was playing the 3rd of the chord as a pedal note during a small part of the song... no need to say they were giving me "that" :mad: look when I finished :bassist:
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  14. bassteban

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    Too easy- we can totally be had for next-to-nothing. ;)
  15. Mugre

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    Over in the guitar and drum forums they're having a laugh over how bass players over-compensate for their inferiority complex by having to prove how much more theory they know than everyone else.

    Your musicianship is not defined by knowing what an imperfect cadence is.
  16. Topspin

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    I feel like I'm getting owned every time I pay $25 for new strings when guitarists pay ~$7.
  17. MarTONEbass

    MarTONEbass Supporting Member

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    Cool story bro.
  18. dmusic148

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    Cool story bro
  19. bassteban

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    OTOH, it is fairly easy to know *more theory* than zero. ;)
  20. carl h.

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    Spay or neuter, it's a good idea.

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