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    Thread: RIP Dixie Harrison, co-founder of SF-Fandom
Post: RIP Dixie Harrison, co-founder of SF-Fandom

I just want to say how much I appreciate being notified of Dixie's passing. I haven't been here for a long time, but have made many lasting friendships from my time on these boards. My condolences t...
Ebony General Discussions 12 4,249 February 24th, 2014, 03:19 PM
    Thread: The Fabric Thread
Post: The Fabric Thread

That's too bad about your quilts coming back smelly. I would try hanging it outdoors for a day if you can. Hopefully that will get rid of the smell. The last dog we had really made our house smelly...
Ebony General Discussions 33 1,917 May 12th, 2008, 09:27 AM
    Thread: The Fabric Thread
Post: The Fabric Thread

Maci, your backpacks sound wonderful! I'd love to see a picture. They do sound a bit hard to make though - probably beyond my skill. I did get a new sewing machine (a Janome Memory Craft 6600p http...
Ebony General Discussions 33 1,917 May 5th, 2008, 10:09 AM
    Thread: Catching up with old friends
Post: Catching up with old friends

Hi all. After a long absence I recently popped into this forum and was surprised to see so many of my old friends still posting here. Really I expected it to be pretty much all strangers, but how ni...
Ebony General Discussions 0 464 May 5th, 2008, 09:49 AM
    Thread: The Fabric Thread
Post: The Fabric Thread

moif Wrote::goodjob: Hey hey Ebz (and Maciliel)MOIF!!! :trio: :wave: :love: :bounce: :party: :bg: :hellohands: :hug: I thought you'd given up forums forever. Hmm, I think I'm gonna start a catch u...
Ebony General Discussions 33 1,917 May 5th, 2008, 09:15 AM
    Thread: 'Forget global warming, prepare for Ice Age'
Post: 'Forget global warming, prepare for Ice Age'

RobRoy Wrote:Oh my gosh, Ebony!? Do mine eyes deceive me? Two ghosts in one day (the other being my dear Luthy from the Bloom forum). I might have a heart attack from all the shock. :drink: I don'...
Ebony General Discussions 22 1,741 May 5th, 2008, 09:07 AM
    Thread: 'Forget global warming, prepare for Ice Age'
Post: 'Forget global warming, prepare for Ice Age'

Maciliel Wrote:Clarification, the banners of DDT are murdering people because of the millions of people who die of malaria each year because there is no effective method of mosquito control. Grrrr! Th...
Ebony General Discussions 22 1,741 May 5th, 2008, 09:04 AM
    Thread: Indian Superman
Post: Indian Superman

Boomstick Wrote:Solid. Gold. :bg: Good to see ya, Ebs! :wave: You too Boomer! :kiss:
Ebony General Discussions 16 1,770 May 1st, 2008, 02:03 AM
    Thread: The Fabric Thread
Post: The Fabric Thread

Woo, backpacks out of upholstery material! That sounds gorgeous! Do you have a pattern for these, or do you just make it up as you go? What is the sewing like? Is it difficult going through all th...
Ebony General Discussions 33 1,917 April 30th, 2008, 05:12 AM
    Thread: Indian Superman
Post: Indian Superman

dasher Wrote:I enjoyed both supermen...very sexy! :hearteyes: :roll: But, being the obsessive compulsive that I am, I had to investigate the top entry to the right, labeled "Indian Thriller with ...
Ebony General Discussions 16 1,770 April 30th, 2008, 04:56 AM
    Thread: 'Forget global warming, prepare for Ice Age'
Post: 'Forget global warming, prepare for Ice Age'

:jawdrop: Oh my gosh, Coco! You still hanging around this place? hehe I just want to say if the planet is cooling down, you can't tell it by me - I get hotter every day. Erm, or maybe that's just ...
Ebony General Discussions 22 1,741 April 30th, 2008, 04:45 AM
    Thread: The Fabric Thread
Post: The Fabric Thread

:hello: I was going through my inbox cleaning out old (very old) emails and came across a link to this thread. Just want to say that after five years (since I last posted this, seven since I joined...
Ebony General Discussions 33 1,917 April 30th, 2008, 04:34 AM
    Thread: Who will die, Harry, Voldemort, or both?
Post: Who will die, Harry, Voldemort, or both?

I think that JKR and her publishers will probably avoid this date. Too many of the public would notice it and think it insensitive. She wants to sell books, not alientate people. I think that would...
Ebony Harry Potter 65 4,055 April 21st, 2006, 10:07 AM
    Thread: Do you think that Ralph Fiennes should be Voldemort in first film?
Post: Do you think that Ralph Fiennes should be Voldemor...

brandy Wrote:I thought he did a good job too - but I have to agree - the whole scene seemed very last minute and rushed - he did the best he could with what he had - although I did find myself distrac...
Ebony Harry Potter 12 1,453 April 17th, 2006, 10:05 AM
    Thread: Create a Villain - Denethor's Pride
Post: Create a Villain - Denethor's Pride

This is off topic, but RR, I guess you split this thread. All well and good, but when I got my email notification it took me back to the old thread, and I thought for a minute I was losing my mind (w...
Ebony J.R.R. Tolkien and Middle-earth 8 2,085 April 3rd, 2006, 05:47 PM
    Thread: Create a Villain - Denethor's Pride
Post: Create a Villain - Denethor's Pride

Oh, yeah. I forgot that you can't just state your opinion here and walk away. :laugh: Forgive me, I'm rusty. Okay. I understand the point you're making. But I will be stubborn and maintain my pos...
Ebony J.R.R. Tolkien and Middle-earth 8 2,085 April 1st, 2006, 08:45 PM
    Thread: Create a Villain
Post: Create a Villain

Alvin Eriol Wrote:In the case of Godzilla and King Kong, I fear you missed the point! The creatures were the victims , not the villains! The "villain" was the hubris, greed, and careless cruelty of mo...
Ebony General Discussions 29 1,634 March 31st, 2006, 03:30 PM
    Thread: Create a Villain
Post: Create a Villain

Boomstick Wrote:Whaa--?!! Poor Godzilla's heart is just broken, Ebs. :bg: I was trying to think about pop culture villains, when I recalled Ebony mentioning Satan earlier. Milton's portrayal of Sa...
Ebony General Discussions 29 1,634 March 31st, 2006, 01:21 PM
    Thread: Who will die, Harry, Voldemort, or both?
Post: Who will die, Harry, Voldemort, or both?

LOL!! "personality transplant"! Good point, I guess I have to agree with that.
Ebony Harry Potter 65 4,055 March 31st, 2006, 12:50 PM
    Thread: My LOTR quilt
Post: My LOTR quilt

Phred! [Image: http://forums.ircspy.com/images/smilies/hug.gif] So nice to see you! And so nice to hear you've taken up quilting! First off I guess I have to explain something. Not all the blocks...
Ebony J.R.R. Tolkien and Middle-earth 9 4,164 March 31st, 2006, 12:45 PM
    Thread: Create a Villain
Post: Create a Villain

Some villains that didn't work for me: Darth Maul - For being built up so much he was pretty easily dispatched. A real no-mind too. Come on, if you're going to make a villain, at least give him a ...
Ebony General Discussions 29 1,634 March 31st, 2006, 11:49 AM
    Thread: On Horcruxes
Post: On Horcruxes

Hmm, yeah, I guess gas is a pretty good analogy Blossom. I think the point I'm trying to get across is that you can't really think of the soul as a physical hunk of something. Although gas is still ...
Ebony Harry Potter 7 769 March 31st, 2006, 11:03 AM
    Thread: How old is Dumbledore?
Post: How old is Dumbledore?

OoooooOOOOooo.... Now that's the real question, isn't it?
Ebony Harry Potter 10 979 March 31st, 2006, 10:54 AM
    Thread: My Heros and Yours
Post: My Heros and Yours

I liked your list Lorne, and would like to carbon copy it, but add a couple. Mary - She took on a responsibility I could never imagine. Oprah Winfrey - I think she's such an example of what positive...
Ebony General Discussions 9 752 March 30th, 2006, 05:32 PM
    Thread: My Heros and Yours
Post: My Heros and Yours

HercPower Wrote:What follows is a list of all the people and TV heros who have, and many still do,continue to inspier and change my life, from the age I was when they came into my life. You will all h...
Ebony General Discussions 9 752 March 30th, 2006, 05:11 PM
    Thread: Create a Villain
Post: Create a Villain

Mike of Quantum Muse Wrote:What? Lucas I was hoping to reply to this thread early, so I could just say "Don't we do that every four years in November?" but it's got less puch now that it's halfway do...
Ebony General Discussions 29 1,634 March 30th, 2006, 04:50 PM
    Thread: Do you think that Ralph Fiennes should be Voldemort in first film?
Post: Do you think that Ralph Fiennes should be Voldemor...

I don't see anything wrong with her teeth. [Image: http://www.postersparadise.com/prod_imag...C54710.jpg] These are goofy teeth. [Image: http://moynihaninstitute.org/images/teef.jpg]
Ebony Harry Potter 12 1,453 March 30th, 2006, 11:38 AM
    Thread: Create a Villain
Post: Create a Villain

Although I think Darth Vader is a wonderful villain, I just couldn't buy his 'turning'. I'm not sure what it was, but mostly I thought his initial movement over was just petulant temper tantruming on...
Ebony General Discussions 29 1,634 March 30th, 2006, 11:07 AM
    Thread: My LOTR quilt
Post: My LOTR quilt

RobRoy Wrote:Nice work Ebony. 20 lousy characters. 20 lousy characters? :question: I don't understand.
Ebony J.R.R. Tolkien and Middle-earth 9 4,164 March 30th, 2006, 11:00 AM
    Thread: Hello to everyone
Post: Hello to everyone

Yalmuk Wrote:Im new here too. So, hello to everyone. My intrests are: Resident Evil and Scifi. And i do live in Finland, so my english is not propably very good:so: No worries, we've had some very ...
Ebony General Discussions 6 724 March 29th, 2006, 06:48 PM