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-Joey-  (B License)

Jun 21, 2013, 12:20 AM
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I've decided from this point forward due to the great and plentiful expert advice from davekapela, billvon, popsjumper, artwardo, wvm, and others that I'm never again going to aggressively downsize and will from now on follow billvon's checklist for each downsize and/or change in canopy type.

I'm leaving the SoFPiDaRF (very hard for me to do) and changing my middle name from "Downsize" to "Safety."


airtwardo  (D License)

Jun 21, 2013, 1:00 AM
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Talk's cheap ~ make it happen! Wink


ScoopUK  (A 105948)

Jun 21, 2013, 1:53 AM
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Didn't your parents teach you not to bow to peer pressure. Man the fuck up!

... Safety third!


dthames  (B 37674)

Jun 21, 2013, 10:43 AM
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ScoopUK wrote:
Didn't your parents teach you not to bow to peer pressure. Man the fuck up!

... Safety third!

http://www.mikeroweworks.com/...08/safety-third-huh/


DocPop  (C License)

Jun 21, 2013, 11:30 AM
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This one was always going to be a fun thread!

Settling down to watch the fun....


airtwardo  (D License)

Jun 21, 2013, 11:38 AM
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DocPop wrote:
This one was always going to be a fun thread!

Settling down to watch the fun....





OMG! Laugh


ScoopUK  (A 105948)

Jun 21, 2013, 11:39 AM
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Interesting, true to an extent. The more people overtly preach safety the more it becomes background noise and we tune it out.

Anyway... enough of that being serious lark Sly


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-Joey-  (B License)

Jun 21, 2013, 2:12 PM
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I guess threads like this just aren't as popular...


airtwardo  (D License)

Jun 21, 2013, 3:09 PM
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-Joey- wrote:
I guess threads like this just aren't as popular...

https://i.chzbgr.com/...037631488/hD8D9FDEC/ Wink


jzzsxm  (A License)

Jun 21, 2013, 8:25 PM
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:(

I'm beginning to warm up to -Joey-


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uberchris  (A License)

Jun 21, 2013, 8:39 PM
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-Joey- wrote:
I guess threads like this just aren't as popular...

thats because youre telling people what they want to hear...........


gowlerk  (C 3196)

Jun 21, 2013, 8:53 PM
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-Joey- we need your type here. You come here and talk like a fool and it gives everyone a chance to explain why you are a danger to yourself. Others who are new are watching and they get to hear just how risky poor decisions can be. Don't you see? It's not about you, it's about the influence you give us on others. Don't be teasing us about changing.


Squeak  (E 1313)

Jun 22, 2013, 2:03 AM
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dthames wrote:
ScoopUK wrote:
Didn't your parents teach you not to bow to peer pressure. Man the fuck up!

... Safety third!

http://www.mikeroweworks.com/...08/safety-third-huh/
that's a pretty good monologue SmileSmile


mcpep  (A License)

Jun 24, 2013, 3:40 AM
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gowlerk wrote:
-Joey- we need your type here. You come here and talk like a fool and it gives everyone a chance to explain why you are a danger to yourself. Others who are new are watching and they get to hear just how risky poor decisions can be.
+1

As a noob student Joey has provided an excellent example of the attitude to not have whilst learning how to save your life several times a day Wink


potatoman  (Student)

Jun 24, 2013, 6:52 AM
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I just kinda enjoy your signature.....

How you wanna listen to your penis about "serious business"

Damn thats funny
SlySlySlySly


JohnMitchell  (D 6462)

Jun 26, 2013, 9:39 PM
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-Joey- wrote:
I've decided from this point forward due to the great and plentiful expert advice from davekapela, billvon, popsjumper, artwardo, wvm, and others that I'm never again going to aggressively downsize
No $hit?Smile

Wow, I didn't even get a chance to lecture ya. Tongue


Amazon  (D License)

Jun 27, 2013, 9:08 AM
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JohnMitchell wrote:
-Joey- wrote:
I've decided from this point forward due to the great and plentiful expert advice from davekapela, billvon, popsjumper, artwardo, wvm, and others that I'm never again going to aggressively downsize
No $hit?Smile

Wow, I didn't even get a chance to lecture ya. Tongue

Wait for it......Sly


Amazon  (D License)

Jun 27, 2013, 9:15 AM
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gowlerk wrote:
-Joey- we need your type here. You come here and talk like a fool and it gives everyone a chance to explain why you are a danger to yourself. Others who are new are watching and they get to hear just how risky poor decisions can be. Don't you see? It's not about you, it's about the influence you give us on others. Don't be teasing us about changing.

Trouble is.. flying like a dumbass and doing stupid shit under canopy has effects on other people. When some tool augers in.. all the people that have to see that shit are affected.. Cleaning up that mess sucks.

How many tools flying too small canopies and like shit have killed our friends?

And do we have to mention other tools who fly their bodies like shit in freefall and injure others.Mad


Krip  (Student)

Jun 27, 2013, 9:54 AM
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Hi AJ

Joey talking the talk is easy, walking the walk is another matter. Smile

Joey is going on a road trip during the boogie season. So heads up folks no telling whos flying there crotch rocket in the pattern and their skill set.

I hope Joey has really cleaned up his act, and will walk the walk for everyones sake. Cool


cruelpops  (C 40905)

Jul 3, 2013, 1:41 PM
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I have 300 jumps and bought a Comp Velo 84. Will you teach me how to swoop?

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k3y_7y2TxVU


(This post was edited by cruelpops on Jul 3, 2013, 1:48 PM)


JeffCa  (B License)

Jul 3, 2013, 6:11 PM
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cruelpops wrote:
I have 300 jumps and bought a Comp Velo 84. Will you teach me how to swoop?

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k3y_7y2TxVU

300 jumps? Seriously? I guess it's never too late to join SoFPiDaRF. Better late than never. I told my AFF instructor when I showed up for my FJC that I was a member. I thought AFF stood for Advanced Flying and Flare. I was scolded after AFF3 for coming in on my toggles.


Krip  (Student)

Jul 4, 2013, 12:31 AM
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cruelpops wrote:
I have 300 jumps and bought a Comp Velo 84. Will you teach me how to swoop?

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k3y_7y2TxVU

Hi Pops

Thanks for the link.

Great video, imo academy award material, someone is a genius.

LMAO thru the whole video.

Could be required viewing for all students, and maybe safety day.

Have a happySmile


Divergert  (A 7079)

Jul 4, 2013, 6:21 AM
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potatoman wrote:
I just kinda enjoy your signature.....

How you wanna listen to your penis about "serious business"

Damn thats funny
SlySlySlySly

Hey playing with my dick is serious business Tongue


Krip  (Student)

Jul 4, 2013, 7:50 AM
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Divergert wrote:
potatoman wrote:
I just kinda enjoy your signature.....

How you wanna listen to your penis about "serious business"

Damn thats funny
SlySlySlySly

Hey playing with my dick is serious business Tongue[/quote

Hi Joey wanna be

How serious would it be if Joey wanted to play with your dickSmile as he cut you off in his rocket ship in the landing patternCrazy

The joey types are everywhere and are a hazard to everyone in the sky with them.Pirate

Do you really want to use Joey as a role model. How about poor Sangi do you want to use him as your role model.PiratePirate

If you want to dance with the devil, don't come back whining to us because you thought you wanted to be a Joey and you found out the price for that dance is more than you can afford.

Have a Happy and if you want to be a Joey be my guest.Smile Your friends and family might miss you when you srew up.

I won't miss you you'll be replaced by another Joey wanna be that kills himself.And the beat goes on, and on.


(This post was edited by Krip on Jul 4, 2013, 8:29 AM)


ChrisD  (No License)

Jul 4, 2013, 3:33 PM
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cruelpops wrote:
I have 300 jumps and bought a Comp Velo 84. Will you teach me how to swoop?

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k3y_7y2TxVU

I love that vid.


On another note, would someone do there job and move this to the "Speakers Corner." It really doesn't belong here...
C



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