Oh, go on then.   0 votes - 0 %
Not this time thanks (Atlantic Ocean in the way, other commitments, etc...)   3 votes - 100 %
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Check the date on your computer by gpig (2.00 / 0) #1 Sat Nov 13, 2010 at 10:36:30 AM EST
A few years ago, someone on the Edinburgh Freecycle list sent an email to the list offering their car. It was working, taxed and MOT'd. Unfortunately the date of the email was a few years in the future. This meant that in the Yahoo Groups archive, it would appear as the first message until that date passed.

New members would always see that email first. A significant proportion of them would think "oo free car" and email this poor chap. Thus over the next year we were treated to an increasingly irate series of emails with subject lines like "Sorry, car is gone", "Please ignore message above about car", "STOP ASKING ME ABOUT THE CAR".

Eventually he quit the group.
(,   ,') -- eep

Shed space is going spare as well by Breaker (2.00 / 0) #2 Sat Nov 13, 2010 at 12:21:29 PM EST
But it's a bit nippy out!

dude. by dev trash (2.00 / 0) #3 Sat Nov 13, 2010 at 10:33:16 PM EST
Space in the shed.  Man.  I'm as envious as can be.

I can't do the 10th now. by hulver (2.00 / 0) #4 Sun Nov 14, 2010 at 01:23:13 PM EST
Family stuff.
Cheese is not a hat. - clock
I have only just seen this diary!!!! by TPD (2.00 / 0) #5 Wed Apr 27, 2011 at 11:01:12 AM EST
 (I knew your most recent diary had spoiler tag instructions as I was failing it, so did a quick search on your stories!) -  apologies!!

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No worries. by ambrosen (4.00 / 1) #6 Wed Apr 27, 2011 at 11:41:03 AM EST
If you are ever free for an evening in your good city, it would be lovely to meet, though.

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I am free many an evening by TPD (2.00 / 0) #7 Wed Apr 27, 2011 at 11:43:25 AM EST
 jumping on a westward bound train would be no problem either

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