TrekBBS Family Tree

Discussion in 'TK Sanctuary' started by Grandtheftcow, Jun 7, 2016.

  1. Teh Baba Returns

    Teh Baba Returns Fresh Meat

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  2. Anna

    Anna Here for the Lulz Formerly Important

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    http://sdg3.com/terran/
    This place, which is where Kellyz Korner was merged into when Nibbles passed away. I just met the owner of Terran BBS at TBBS the other day who says she keeps the place open specifically to not lose the Kellyz Korner stuff.
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  3. PLickR

    PLickR Fresh Meat

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    To say this is all sad is an understatement. SAD!:(
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  4. Aurora

    Aurora VincerĂ²!

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    This is good work but also an oversimplification. At least WF is not a pure TBBS spinoff. It was intended as something entirely else. It's more or less a coincidence that another project was stuck in development hell due to real life issues like my brother founding a far out business that, surprisingly to everybody, took off like a Viper from a battlestar. When you guys invaded en masse I really didn't think it would be for more than a month or two until whatever BS went down at TBBS at the time blew over. And yet here you are, like the smell of cat piss that just won't go away.

    If you want to go full nerd, WF can be traced back to long forgotten Usenet groups in the 90s. Then there was a clandestine British quilting BBS *woof* which still exists but seems dead (we have or at least had active members from there on here). TBBS. WF.

    The pedigree still resonates I think. WF is not one of a million SciFi boards. It's there but not the main focus.
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  5. Anna

    Anna Here for the Lulz Formerly Important

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    We love you too, sweetie :wub:

    Why in God's name would a quilting BBS need to be clandestine? :unsure:
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  6. NeonMosfet

    NeonMosfet Probably a Dual

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    AIDS quilts?
  7. Aurora

    Aurora VincerĂ²!

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    Very special quilts ;)
  8. markb

    markb Dirty Bastard

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    Made of Jews I suppose, you mad Austrian you.
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  9. Ancalagon

    Ancalagon outta my way Administrator Formerly Important

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  10. StarMan

    StarMan Rear Admiral

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    Lisa's Janeway fanatics were known as The J Team.
  11. Jenee

    Jenee No Longer Affiliated With ABBA

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    Can't see the image, but there was board by ... oh, can't remember her name but there was a big drama episode when she posted a picture in her pajamas. She was fine with all the comments about how pretty she was, then someone made a comment about masterbating to it and all hell broke loose. So, so she created a board of her own.
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  12. CoyoteUgly

    CoyoteUgly The Sultan of Swing

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    I think I was the culprit in question, but I can't remember her name. That all sounds vaguely familiar, but I've been drunk several times since then.
  13. Christopher

    Christopher There aren't enough redheads. Administrator Faceless Mook Writer

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    ExIlse? :unsure:
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  14. CoyoteUgly

    CoyoteUgly The Sultan of Swing

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    Probably. Or TrekBBS.
  15. Christopher

    Christopher There aren't enough redheads. Administrator Faceless Mook Writer

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    Yeah, I think it was ExIsle. That place made me of all people feel uncomfortable with the touchy-feely be nice to each other mantra they espoused :shep:
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  16. NeonMosfet

    NeonMosfet Probably a Dual

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    You're not the only one.
  17. Jenee

    Jenee No Longer Affiliated With ABBA

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    What's your username over at trekbbs?