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zooknoone

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Message Posted: Jul 15, 2004 6:08:45 PM

This is just an alternative to the bars here you folks have been hanging out in - if anyone happens to be interested. The floors are dirty, the crowd is rough, the bartender/bouncer will throw you out into the street if you get violent, there are peanut shells all over the greasy floor, and the only drink they sell there is beer...

Party on.
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mnjrfan
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Message Posted: Oct 11, 2014 4:33:58 PM

Check it out Zook, the new me! Lol

See ya soon bud...

Cheese out!!
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LogicMan
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Message Posted: Sep 19, 2014 11:40:52 AM

Hey thanks zook for not making us endure a dam_commercial before the cheesy youtube video.


That deserves anudda warm beer. Nah, don't need a clean glass.
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Zimcity
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Message Posted: Sep 19, 2014 10:29:55 AM

Thanks I75, just looking at Zook in his blue cowboy hat made me smile.

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I75at7AM
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Message Posted: Sep 19, 2014 9:41:07 AM

Wow, how could I top that last post? ....with CHEESE, of course!
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FULL OF FUN
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Message Posted: Sep 19, 2014 9:34:52 AM

HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO YOU
SQUASHED TOMATOES AND STEW
BREAD AND BUTTER IN THE GUTTER
HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO YOU
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thehat
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Message Posted: Sep 19, 2014 8:51:11 AM

Happy Birthday Zook!

::raises glass of warm beer in salute::
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Zimcity
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Message Posted: Sep 19, 2014 8:30:16 AM

Raising a warm beer in a dirty glass to the Master of Cheese.

Happy Birthday wherever you are, my friend!
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vandriver2008
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Message Posted: Sep 19, 2014 6:54:23 AM

A drink in your honor, Zookie.
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LogicMan
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Message Posted: Sep 19, 2014 6:25:25 AM

HAPPY BIRTHDAY zook. Let's have a warm beer.


Your Bolts sure looked good beating the Seahawks last Sunday. On to Buffalo.
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AdagioNonTropp0
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Message Posted: Sep 19, 2014 6:05:59 AM

Happy birthday to the zookster!

[Edited by: AdagioNonTropp0 at 9/19/2014 6:07:35 AM EST]
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FULL OF FUN
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Message Posted: Sep 12, 2014 12:03:16 PM

we all have to get together in here on the 19th to celebrate his birthday and have a warm beer and some cheese in his memory
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AdagioNonTropp0
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Message Posted: Aug 24, 2014 8:34:54 PM

me too, pard.
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Pard
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Message Posted: Aug 24, 2014 8:19:06 PM

Miss zook.
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FULL OF FUN
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Message Posted: Jul 31, 2014 1:57:05 PM

was just thinking of you so thought I would pop on by
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Martin62
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Message Posted: Jun 25, 2014 1:39:56 PM

warm beer please to celebrate my last day on the job.
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Martin62
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Message Posted: Jun 1, 2014 12:10:28 AM

dam I need a beer
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punjabispi
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Message Posted: Mar 17, 2014 9:42:04 AM

Sorry to hear about your passing my friend.. <3

RIP.. Gone and Not Forgotten <3
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Martin62
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Message Posted: Mar 17, 2014 8:35:29 AM

beer please. warm and green.
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I75at7AM
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Message Posted: Mar 16, 2014 12:06:48 AM

Beer.

Nice, warm, beer.
 
 

...mmmmmMMMMMmmmmmmmmm.......beeeeerrrrrr...........
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I75at7AM
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Message Posted: Jan 23, 2014 3:20:28 PM

Hey, if we sit out on the back porch, will our keisters freeze to the cheap chairs out there?

Warm beer please. Actually tastes good on a frigid day!

(Oh, and back on Dec.6 link you need to scroll down to Nov.28...)

[Edited by: I75at7AM at 1/23/2014 3:21:40 PM EST]
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Martin62
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Message Posted: Jan 23, 2014 2:06:49 PM

Beer please.
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FULL OF FUN
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Message Posted: Jan 3, 2014 7:49:35 AM

Happy New Year here is a cheese platter just for you
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LogicMan
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Message Posted: Jan 1, 2014 9:53:12 PM

Here's to zooker's Boltz.

I will personally deliver the warm beer and limburger cheese to tori if the Boltz triumph.

Happy New Year zook.
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AdagioNonTropp0
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Message Posted: Jan 1, 2014 10:07:51 AM

more cheese!

Happy New Year, zook!
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I75at7AM
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Message Posted: Jan 1, 2014 12:16:18 AM

I had some folks from San Diego at my register at WM tonight. They hate the weather here.

Toast to zook, pass the warm beer. Straight from the can, man.
Happy New Year.
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torinix
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Message Posted: Dec 31, 2013 10:47:42 PM

Zooky is a stealthy man, LOL. He waited till the perfect moment :D

Happy New Year to you zook. We will be serving warm beer and cheese in honor of you. Should your Boltz take the show, I will ACTUALLY eat warm beer and cheese in your honor.
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LogicMan
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Message Posted: Dec 29, 2013 9:18:40 PM

Only if they're warm.

Boltz might have had some divine help today but why would zook have waited so late into the game?????
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torinix
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Message Posted: Dec 29, 2013 7:43:43 PM

ZOOK, your Boltz are in the playoffs! Beers for all, on Zook!
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LogicMan
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Message Posted: Dec 26, 2013 1:34:05 PM

Merry belated Christmas zooker.

Hey, how are the Christmases UP there anyway?
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AdagioNonTropp0
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Message Posted: Dec 25, 2013 3:03:32 PM

Merry Christmas, barflies!
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torinix
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Message Posted: Dec 24, 2013 3:45:51 PM

Merry Christmas Eve to all the bar patrons. Holiday wishes to you zook, your still missed.
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torinix
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Message Posted: Dec 22, 2013 6:13:39 PM

Hey zooky, your Bolts are still in it for a playoff spot! Miss ya.
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I75at7AM
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Message Posted: Dec 6, 2013 12:33:27 AM

This one is for zook......
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FULL OF FUN
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Message Posted: Dec 4, 2013 1:39:42 PM

I hope your having fun on this hump day
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FULL OF FUN
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Message Posted: Nov 20, 2013 11:18:49 AM

just to keep you in our hearts thought i would sweep the floors for you
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AdagioNonTropp0
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Message Posted: Nov 16, 2013 8:31:34 AM

As a musician who exchanged many musical thought with Zook, I can SO appreciate that story. Thanks FoF.
I miss him too

[Edited by: AdagioNonTropp0 at 11/16/2013 8:31:03 AM EST]
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vandriver2008
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Message Posted: Nov 15, 2013 8:47:22 AM

I found this at the bottom of page 2.
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FULL OF FUN
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Message Posted: Oct 8, 2013 10:57:26 AM

i just wanted to share something i found out about David from his brothers blog

this was posted to Zooks brother

Dan, I think I can shed some light on the origins of "Zook". Freshman year at UCSD, your brother and I took a class in "Music Appreciation". It was a hard core theory class and your brother really got into it, while for me it was pure torture; I just didn't get it. Anyways, the course textbook was this piece of work by Victor Zukerkandl:

During the year, one of our friends, Steve Clemens, was giving out nicknames to everybody. Dave kept bugging him to give him one, and Steve looked over at the Zukerkandl book in David's room and hence he was christened "Zook" which somehow evolved into Zooknoone or Zook No One. and that's it in a nutshell! Gosh, I miss that big guy.
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Pard
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Message Posted: Oct 5, 2013 4:12:06 PM

Jeez, that's ugly, I75!!
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I75at7AM
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Message Posted: Oct 5, 2013 10:38:53 AM

Stopping by for a nice warm beer.

Hey, bartender, you'll hate this.
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vandriver2008
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Message Posted: Sep 19, 2013 10:43:40 PM

<sits quietly in the corner booth and sings Happy Birthday, dear Zookie>
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AdagioNonTropp0
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Message Posted: Sep 19, 2013 12:07:25 PM

I have occasionally found Jack Daniels green and Bloody Marys on the bar here. Really, doesn't Bloody Mary sound like a pirate drink? Arrrrr!
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I75at7AM
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Message Posted: Sep 19, 2013 11:49:02 AM

Warm beer it is.

Hat, I tried that line a few years back. I got an "icy glare" from one of the regulars, it was either vannie or devildog. By the way, she's been MIA for over a year.....

Raise a keg to zook, whose glass is bottomless......
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thehat
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Message Posted: Sep 19, 2013 11:43:45 AM

Ahhh! I see some things never change around here. Warm beer and cold women! LOL

::dusts off the bar stool with his name on it::

Happy Birthday Zook!
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LogicMan
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Message Posted: Sep 19, 2013 11:37:04 AM

Ahoy! Zooky, got any warm beer? Bottoms up. Me buxom beauties, the beer, I meant the beer.
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torinix
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Message Posted: Sep 19, 2013 9:46:28 AM

May your days be filled with wenches and grog zooky!
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Zimcity
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Message Posted: Sep 19, 2013 9:39:47 AM

Arrr, a bottle of rum please.
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Martin62
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Message Posted: Sep 19, 2013 9:36:37 AM

Arrr, a birthday Grog for all in memory of Zook!
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FULL OF FUN
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Message Posted: Sep 19, 2013 8:50:04 AM

Happy Birthday hun agggghhhh ahoy matey
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AdagioNonTropp0
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Message Posted: Sep 19, 2013 6:29:44 AM

Hoist high yer glass in memory of zook!
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