Faces in the boat...

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Faces in the boat...

Postby Tim » Thu Jan 25, 2007 9:19 am

This poor guy looks a bit put out. Perhaps it's because it looks as if he's either been riddled with bullets, or has a stunning case of adolescent acne.

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Re: Faces in the boat...

Postby dasein668 » Thu Jan 25, 2007 9:56 am

Tim wrote:This poor guy looks a bit put out. Perhaps it's because it looks as if he's either been riddled with bullets, or has a stunning case of adolescent acne.


You need to get out more... You're starting to worry me!
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Postby Jason K » Thu Jan 25, 2007 9:57 am

You're not talking to it are you?
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Postby jhenson » Thu Jan 25, 2007 9:58 am

Paint in the beard and you can have Jerry Garcia:

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Postby Figment » Thu Jan 25, 2007 10:28 am

hmmmmmm, when I saw a face in a pic of Glissando a couple of years ago, someone suggested that I was "strange".

That's not acne, it's war paint.
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Postby JetStream » Thu Jan 25, 2007 11:00 am

Is Kaholee really "Wilson"?
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Postby MikeD » Thu Jan 25, 2007 11:55 am

Tim, how's the ventilation in your new shop?
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Postby jpmathieu » Thu Jan 25, 2007 12:22 pm

This must be the result of to much epoxy at once?
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Postby Figment » Thu Jan 25, 2007 12:25 pm

I'll reserve my worry for when we see a mop taped to the coachroof.
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Postby Tim » Thu Jan 25, 2007 1:53 pm

Figment wrote:hmmmmmm, when I saw a face in a pic of Glissando a couple of years ago, someone suggested that I was "strange".

While I find it simply incredible to believe that I could ever have suggested such a thing, that doesn't insulate me from being called "strange" now, or in the future!

#218 wrote:You're not talking to it are you?

No, no, of course not. Don't be ridiculous; I just listen.

dasein668 wrote:You need to get out more

You'll get no argument from me!

MikeD wrote:..how's the ventilation in your new shop?

Venti-what?
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Postby Tim » Sun Nov 25, 2007 11:18 am

I couldn't resist.

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Postby dmairspotter » Sun Nov 25, 2007 12:09 pm

Tim, the voices in my head tell me you're losing it!
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Postby Rachel » Sun Nov 25, 2007 12:21 pm

"Mr. Bill" lives.
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Postby Peter » Sun Nov 25, 2007 7:48 pm

... and all this time I thought it was just me ;-)

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Postby Rachel » Tue Nov 27, 2007 7:48 pm

Suddenly they're everywhere.

Granted, the forward facing Triton ports almost make it too easy, but since this is the "ramblings" section...

Iota:

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Postby MikeD » Tue Nov 27, 2007 8:29 pm

...and I think the Shields is rather pleased to be getting a "face" lift, inside AND out.

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Postby bcooke » Tue Nov 27, 2007 11:55 pm

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Postby Rachel » Wed Nov 28, 2007 12:30 am

Ahem, make that "every one of us."

Nice to see Bolero smiling, after her initial shock at the proposed new ports.
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Postby Rachel » Thu Feb 28, 2008 9:24 pm

Pretty, but apparently a bit of a curmudgeon...

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Postby feetup » Fri Feb 29, 2008 11:22 am

We're all just jealous 'cause the voices only talk to Tim
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Postby MikeD » Tue Jun 24, 2008 3:41 pm

With all the drilling and sanding and sawing going on, Bolero became quite concerned!

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Postby MikeD » Tue Jun 24, 2008 3:44 pm

But, as the day wore on, the little boat realized all would turn out quite well. Not to worry.

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Postby Tim » Wed Jul 30, 2008 9:09 am

Colonel Sanders?

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Postby Shark » Wed Jul 30, 2008 12:52 pm

I'm getting worried about you, Tim!
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Re: Faces in the boat...

Postby Rachel » Mon May 11, 2009 5:29 am

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Re: Faces in the boat...

Postby Oscar » Mon May 11, 2009 8:34 pm

You may all get a group rate at the local counseling clinic.

(Coming from a guy who, when out by himself, hears people chatting in the water swirling behind the boat at sea in the middle of the night.....)
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Postby Hirilondë » Tue May 12, 2009 7:57 am

Oscar wrote:You may all get a group rate at the local counseling clinic.


You will have to provide them with a link or contact, I don't think they will seek help on their own. ;)
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Postby Oscar » Tue May 12, 2009 5:17 pm

Yes, the proverbial horse led to water........won't drink and then goes sailing.
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Re: Faces in the boat...

Postby Tim » Tue Jul 14, 2009 7:39 am

This bleary-eyed individual looks like he was awoken suddenly after a hard night.

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Re: Faces in the boat...

Postby Rachel » Tue Jul 14, 2009 9:28 am

AaaaAAAAAAaaah! It's the hairy eyeball! Run!
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Re: Faces in the boat...

Postby Idon84 » Wed Jul 15, 2009 2:01 pm

I don't have a picture and have since installed the part but about 2 months ago I was working late to get some cabinets together in the settee area. When I lifted my head out into the cockpit to grab the next piece of wood an alien was looking back at me. Turned out the alien looked more like ET and the face was from the grain pattern on the wood.

I feel embarrassed saying this but I was quite surprised and scared like a child when I saw it.

Wish I had a picture, and a hidden camera to record the reaction.
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Postby Tim » Wed Jul 15, 2009 2:39 pm

Idon84 wrote:Wish I had...a hidden camera to record the reaction.

So do we! ;<)
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Re: Faces in the boat...

Postby Rachel » Thu Aug 13, 2009 9:51 am

Circe seems to be excited about the new ideas taking shape...

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(Why is it that Tritons in particular seem to present so many "faces"? I guess it's a combination of so many being worked on and their natural gift of personality.)
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Re: Faces in the boat...

Postby Robert The Gray » Tue Jan 19, 2010 7:57 pm

I could not resist this thread being taken in a alarmingly obscure direction. The french, of course, love the allied seabreeze.


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Re: Faces in the boat...

Postby newt » Wed Jan 20, 2010 2:13 am

You know, as a lurking physician and reader of these posts for the first time (at midnight)- I am sure we can get all of you published in a Psychiatry journal somewhere...
I knew this forum was somehow different.
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Postby LazyGuy » Wed Jan 20, 2010 6:56 am

You mean that they will be publishing out faces?
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Re: Faces in the boat...

Postby Robert The Gray » Thu Jan 21, 2010 9:12 pm

There is citation in the Journal for Abnormal Construction of a study done by the Center For Gnomic Research entitled, Drone. How Sanding with Earplugs and Respirator is a Method of Sensory Deprivation Leading to Psychosomatic Manifestations of Silliness. This study furthers the work of famed silliologist Bernard Boof PhD. He established his famous "Silliness Quotient" based on his understanding of Monty Python and his relationship with his pet armadillo during his seminal work at the University of Esperanza. Clearly we here at the Plastic Classic Forum have a standard of determined silliness that can even be felt by the average lurking layman nee "physician". Just to be complete, the findings of the study on SERMSDPMS found that there was conclusive if not determinate proof of a correlation if not an actual causation between time spent around humming things and the incidence of facial recognition in non-facial objects. I am only here to help. Boats are difficult and serious. Water will kill you. Drone on big brother.

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Re: Faces in the boat...

Postby newt » Fri Jan 22, 2010 8:12 pm

Wow Robert- that was impressive. If you would have come in to see me today, I would have written you up a consult. No problem. Umm Nurse, could you come in here for a moment?...
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Re: Faces in the boat...

Postby Rachel » Sat Jan 23, 2010 5:04 pm

Partied a little too hard last night...

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Re: Faces in the boat...

Postby MikeD » Sun Jan 24, 2010 8:58 am

Heh!

Rachel wrote:(From http://alberg30.blogspot.com/, where things are a happenin')

Did you happen to read his profile? He was Kevin Patterson's crew mate aboard Mouse from the book "The Water in Between".
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Re: Faces in the boat...

Postby Tim » Sun Apr 11, 2010 4:09 pm

This cheeky stove, eager to please as he may be, is clearly in denial of his decrepit surroundings.

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Re: Faces in the boat...

Postby Rachel » Sun Apr 11, 2010 6:37 pm

It's the little stove that could!
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Re: Faces in the boat...

Postby Robert The Gray » Sun Apr 11, 2010 8:50 pm

It must be an alcohol stove, 'cause that is a bad neighborhood. He does sport the hipster goatee knob with some panache.

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Re: Faces in the boat...

Postby jhenson » Sun Jun 27, 2010 9:51 pm

Yet another happy boat:

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Re: Faces in the boat...

Postby Rachel » Sun Jun 27, 2010 10:24 pm

Maybe one with a little secret, too. Just look at that eye.
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Re: Faces in the boat...

Postby earlylight » Mon Jun 28, 2010 6:39 am

Whoa....Maybe we need to bring in a shrink to psycho-analyze all these faces. There's nothing wrong with me Doc, me Doc, me Doc, me Doc, *LOL*
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Re: Faces in the boat...

Postby Robert The Gray » Mon Jun 28, 2010 9:40 pm

From the "ericson 27 project "

Mr Bill's Eskimo cousin standing in a snow field.
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Re: Faces in the boat...

Postby Triton 53 » Tue Jun 29, 2010 7:41 am

hmmmm...
I wonder if anybody makes non-VOC boat paint?
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Re: Faces in the boat...

Postby Rachel » Fri Aug 27, 2010 2:34 am

This could be from a boat galley, but is actually from another type of "Plastic Classic" project - a mid-70s molded fiberglass camper. I couldn't resist posting it. It just looks so scandalized!

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Re: Faces in the boat...

Postby Tim » Fri Aug 27, 2010 6:16 am

I'd probably be looking a lot worse if someone had stuck a putty knife through my eye.
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