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  • Labels: AbraxasZugzwang, chained_bear, dinosaurs, mollusque, pterodactyl, reesetee, teh alsome posted by John McGrath @ 1: 11 AM 0 Comments

    Archive 2008-09-01

  • Kudos and thanks to chained_bear, this is a prodigious effort and well worth exploring.

    Dinosaurology

  • Thanks to chained_bear and kad for the link. posted by John McGrath @ 1: 15 PM 1 Comments

    Archive 2007-10-01

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  • Fabulans. See Si ursus essem, ursus fabulans essem.

    June 19, 2010

  • Ha! Well, refenestration, I'm not sure what that could have been, but I did ask the Sant...onnach... to bring a chained_bear for Christmas and he seems to have come through--I bet he could help.

    November 24, 2009

  • Howdy, ruzuzu. I've heard from a certain someone that you have written "the best paragraph on the face of the Earth." Could you direct me to that particular comment? I'd so love to see it. :)

    November 24, 2009

  • Thank you, Santa! She's perfect!

    November 24, 2009

  • Yay! Our bearness is back!
    :D

    November 24, 2009

  • Oh, hey, I just saw this page. Hi! Yes, I have a(nother) cub now so for the moment I won't be around as often... (Hey! Stop that cheering over there!) but the profile was indeed set to private as a default.

    It's delightful to know I've been missed, though. Thanks for the kind thoughts!

    November 24, 2009

  • Not to worry. The Bear and her cub are alive and well. :-)

    November 24, 2009

  • Phewf! I'm glad its an addition to a family and not some sort of anti-wordnik protest.

    November 19, 2009

  • you funny, john.

    November 19, 2009

  • If someone, say for instance a bear, had accounts on both Wordie and Wordnik, their Wordnik settings took precedence. And since Wordnik accounts defaulted to private until recently, some née Wordie accounts got switched to private, unfortunately.

    I'll ping the bear via other channels and let her know. Though I think she's got her hands full at the moment, literally and figuratively :-)

    November 19, 2009

  • *gasp*

    November 19, 2009

  • But the point is, her profile page seems not to exist, which indicates that something technical went wrong in the migration process.

    November 19, 2009

  • wordies - the_bear just had a cub... She probably has (gasp) more pressing things to tend to just now. She'll join in. Give her time to adjust to all this -- change -- . All right, then?

    November 19, 2009

  • I do hope the king of the johngle didn't forget to unchain her back at (you know ..) *subsides to a whisper*

    November 19, 2009

  • Unactivated profiles from Wordie seem to show up as public (compare she), so it does look as though something has gone wrong...

    November 19, 2009

  • This is bad. Very bad. Can somebody prod her?

    November 19, 2009

  • 'This user either doesn't exist or doesn't have a public profile'

    Oh no! No! We haven't lost the _bear, surely?
    That would be un_.....

    November 19, 2009

  • See A Bear Is a Bear Is a Bear.

    April 28, 2009