1. Please take 30 seconds to register your free account to remove most ads, post topics, make friends, earn reward points at our store, and more!  
    TalkBass.com has been uniting the low end since 1998.  Join us! :)

Happy Birthday Thor!

Discussion in 'Off Topic [BG]' started by secretdonkey, Feb 29, 2004.

  1. secretdonkey


    Oct 9, 2002
    Austin, TX
    Let's hear it for this guy! He's a Norse God. He's a heckuva goose. He's a legendary nemesis to fish the world over. He's the guy who keeps TB fun when it starts taking itself too seriously. He's REALLY old now!

    Three cheers to one of TB's finest!

    :cool: :D :bassist:

    Also, best wishes-by-proxy from NJL, who tipped me off that the divine fishy goose had a special date coming up on a day when he wasn't gonna be around...

  2. Happy birthday!!! Breithlá shona duit! (I'll have you fluent soon enough!) Caoga is a dó years old! :p old man! So what'd you get?
  3. JMX

    JMX Vorsprung durch Technik

    Sep 4, 2000
    Cologne, Germany
    *** swings bulnir ***

    Happy B-day Thor!
  4. Joe Turski

    Joe Turski

    Jul 29, 2003
    Holy cow!! He made it another year. :eek:

    Happy birthday you old shrew!!!! :)
  5. MMSterling

    MMSterling Guest

    Feb 19, 2004
    Leicester, England
    Happy birthday! Not seen you around the forums but seems like your a Talk Bass favourite! Have a good one.


  6. Atshen


    Mar 13, 2003
    Grim Cold Québec
    Une grosse bière pour mon chum Thor! :hyper:

    Have a good one, you big pimp! ;) Keep up the good work!
  7. Josh Ryan

    Josh Ryan - that dog won't hunt, Monsignor. Supporting Member

    Mar 24, 2001
    Happy Birthday Thor! :bassist:
  8. P. Aaron

    P. Aaron Supporting Member

    "Hey Man! Happy Stinkin' Birthday Thor!"
  9. Happy bday Thor! One of my favorite dudes on TB! So what ya get?!
  10. Thor

    Thor Gold Supporting Member In Memoriam

    Fellow TB'ers,

    Thanks for your good wishes. It is always nice to have a
    birthday, it means you woke up alive another day.

    My wife and I went to a small local production of 'A Winters Tale',
    a more obscure work by The Bard that I have not previously read
    or seen. Much better than anything in the movies, a small intimate
    setting with accomplished Shakespeareans. My hats off to performers
    who can memorize that material, I can't even remember the simplest
    song lyrics without screwing up the verses. A merry tale of disaster,
    death and love foresworn, but 'All's well that ends well'. Ahem.

    Then a bit of dinner at the Salvation Cafe in Newport RI where the
    eclectic rules the kitchen.

    For gifts I have a book coming, 'The Loudspeaker Design Cookbook',
    by Vance Dickason. Thanks to Joris for the suggestion a while back.
    Also, I ordered the components for the 'Compact Bass Cabinet' design done by Len Moskowitz of hard-core sound from a good supplier, Madisound in Madison WI, USA.This consisted of a Peerless 10"
    rubber surround driver, designed for the boom boom car boys, that can handle a Low B at 30hz. Small box ported design. I hope to build the
    project this spring. Also, I asked for a cd by Eddie Hazel, though it may be out of print.

    And I fixed the clothes dryer, have to work on my tape to mp3 conversion, have to post something on ebay, which won't let me on, and generally have much more to do than I can handle.

    But it has been a good day...
  11. Bob Clayton

    Bob Clayton valar morghulis Staff Member Supporting Member

    Aug 14, 2001
    Philly Suburbs
    Happy Birthday Man!
  12. Jason Carota

    Jason Carota

    Mar 1, 2002
    Lowell, MA
    Happy B-Day, Thor!!

  13. NJL


    Apr 12, 2002
    San Antonio
    i'm back in town ya old farty!

    Happy B-day!!


    I'll see if I can get around to calling you tomorrow...
  14. ...damn, I missed it...

    O-man, happy belated "I'm officially an old fart" day.

    ..damn shame too, because we had a super-secret special sale at BC yesterday:

    80% off for all over-the-hill Rhode Island residents that are employed in the seafood sales industry, have the initials "OG", and have their birthday on Feb. 29th.

    ...damn shame, indeed...

  15. Bruce Lindfield

    Bruce Lindfield Unprofessional TalkBass Contributor Gold Supporting Member In Memoriam

    Belated best wishes from me as well - I was also out most of the weekend! Sounds like you had a good day anyway!! :)
  16. AH yes! Happy belated birthday as well from me, Oh hammer weilding Norse god of thunder! :D

    Hope it was good.


    P.S. It's March first! March is the month dedicated to Mars, the Roman equivalent of Thor. The rivers are thawing out; you may now resume your military campaigns. :D
  17. godoze


    Oct 21, 2002
    ah, my man Thor...purveyor of all that is not publishable on TB but graces my laptop with relish !
  18. Ívar Þórólfsson

    Ívar Þórólfsson Mmmmmm... Supporting Member

    Apr 9, 2001
    Kopavogur, Iceland
    Damn, missed it also, but...

    Til hamingju með afmælið!! :)
  19. Thor

    Thor Gold Supporting Member In Memoriam

    Takk fyrir afmælis óskinnar, Herra Þórolfsson!
  20. embellisher

    embellisher Holy Ghost filled Bass Player Supporting Member

    Happy belated 13th birthday!:D May you have at least 13 more!:)

Share This Page