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Dr Bass thread deleted

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by bigfatbass, Feb 14, 2006.

  1. bigfatbass

    bigfatbass Banned

    Jun 30, 2003
    Upstate NY
    Endorsing Artist: Karl Hoyt Basses
    Marc has contacted me, but I don't have have time right now to take his call. I will call him later today and post the result.
  2. lamarjones

    lamarjones Supporting Member

    Aug 27, 2002
    Raleigh, NC
    signing up to hear results.
  3. ditto
  4. MODNY

    MODNY Guest

    Nov 9, 2004
    3 time
  5. Lync

    Lync Supporting Member

    Apr 13, 2004
    Hope it works out man!
  6. petch

    petch Supporting Member

    Mar 25, 2001
    Medina, Ohio
    Eagerly awaiting the results of this...:eek:
  7. dave64o

    dave64o Talkbass Top 10 all time lowest talent/gear ratio! Gold Supporting Member

    Jun 15, 2000
    Southern NJ
    I hope it works out for you. I've got a cabinet on order and seeing your situation end equitably would help me remain confident that I made a good decision.
  8. mlwarriner


    Nov 8, 2003
    KC, MO, USA
    am i the only one that finds it strange...you've got time to post...

    but not time to take a phone call regarding a significant amount of money, and the potential resolution of a conflict between yourself and the seller???
  9. bassmonkeee

    bassmonkeee Supporting Member

    Sep 13, 2000
    Decatur, GA

    I find it strange that you question his motivations, or his priorities.

    It takes--what? Less than a minute to delete his old thread like he said he would, and to post a quick update for anyone wondering where the thread went.

    Do you honestly think giving Marc a minute of his time before he runs out the door and hurrying him through a call is the better route? Do you think he didn't take the call out of spite after 6 weeks of trying to get it resolved? Or, do you think he didn't want to miss the first 3 minutes of Oprah? :rollno:

    Why aren't you questioning the fact that after repeated phone calls, Marc finally calls him up the same day he gets bad press on Talkbass, and the Dudepit?

    Why not let the process play out instead of playing Internet Sherlock Holmes. Or, perhaps Internet Clouseau is a better comparison....
  10. MODNY

    MODNY Guest

    Nov 9, 2004

    you guys are hopeless. get back to work.
  11. bigbeefdog

    bigbeefdog Who let the dogs in?

    Jul 7, 2003
    Mandeville, LA
    Darn it. Now all of us who posted in that deleted thread have to watch our post count go down, and our TB cred diminished.....

  12. bassmonkeee

    bassmonkeee Supporting Member

    Sep 13, 2000
    Decatur, GA
    When we can argue about stuff that doesn't directly relate to us? NEVER!
  13. MODNY

    MODNY Guest

    Nov 9, 2004
  14. bassmonkeee

    bassmonkeee Supporting Member

    Sep 13, 2000
    Decatur, GA
  15. MODNY

    MODNY Guest

    Nov 9, 2004
    paper always wins
  16. mlwarriner


    Nov 8, 2003
    KC, MO, USA

    perhaps it's my priorities, then, that are out of line. but i figure if i've got a couple or so hundred bucks hanging out there on a bass cab, and the only guy that can really help me resolve the issue calls me...i'd be far more inclined to make the time to resolve the issue than to take the time to come on a bass forum and start trying to clean up the mess i made when (IMNSHO) i started a rant that probably shouldn't have happened...


  17. ZING!
  18. Edwcdc

    Edwcdc I call shotgun!

    Jul 21, 2003
    Columbia MD USA

    Aw man:meh:
  19. Stevem627


    Nov 30, 2005
    Corinth, TX
    I really think the original thread was warranted. Too bad this is happening. I hope he puts proper review up at HC.
  20. vision

    vision It's all about the groove!

    Feb 25, 2005
    Ann Arbor, MI
    Endorsing Artist: MTD Basses, La Bella Strings, and 64 Audio IEMs
    But if he hadn't have started that rant, he wouldn't have gotten the call from Marc. Thats the real point...he had to start a thread letting everyone know about his bad experience to get Dr. Bass to take him seriously.