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Wed Feb 9, 2022, 04:43 PM

may not be important for all of you but..

our youngest, my daughter just received a huge stage promotion, she does stage managing (the youngest ever )appointed/hired for a major arts group. I am proud of her for the promotion, but more proud that she is so committed to the arts. Thanks for listening, just had to shout it somewhere!!!-Mike

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Reply may not be important for all of you but.. (Original post)
gopiscrap Feb 2022 OP
Poiuyt Feb 2022 #1
gopiscrap Feb 2022 #3
KS Toronado Feb 2022 #40
gopiscrap Feb 2022 #73
CentralMass Feb 2022 #2
gopiscrap Feb 2022 #13
BComplex Feb 2022 #4
gopiscrap Feb 2022 #6
BComplex Feb 2022 #7
SamKnause Feb 2022 #5
gopiscrap Feb 2022 #12
Irish_Dem Feb 2022 #8
gopiscrap Feb 2022 #11
MontanaMama Feb 2022 #9
gopiscrap Feb 2022 #10
MontanaMama Feb 2022 #29
gopiscrap Feb 2022 #30
mercuryblues Feb 2022 #14
gopiscrap Feb 2022 #15
mercuryblues Feb 2022 #18
gopiscrap Feb 2022 #19
Srkdqltr Feb 2022 #16
gopiscrap Feb 2022 #17
Cracklin Charlie Feb 2022 #20
gopiscrap Feb 2022 #24
BeckyDem Feb 2022 #21
gopiscrap Feb 2022 #25
Joinfortmill Feb 2022 #22
hamsterjill Feb 2022 #23
gopiscrap Feb 2022 #26
Nevilledog Feb 2022 #27
gopiscrap Feb 2022 #28
AndyS Feb 2022 #31
gopiscrap Feb 2022 #45
dawn5651 Feb 2022 #32
gopiscrap Feb 2022 #46
rurallib Feb 2022 #33
gopiscrap Feb 2022 #47
MerryBlooms Feb 2022 #34
Ford_Prefect Feb 2022 #35
llashram Feb 2022 #36
gopiscrap Feb 2022 #48
Fla Dem Feb 2022 #37
gopiscrap Feb 2022 #49
XanaDUer2 Feb 2022 #38
LoisB Feb 2022 #39
gopiscrap Feb 2022 #50
Moostache Feb 2022 #41
gopiscrap Feb 2022 #51
Thunderbeast Feb 2022 #42
gopiscrap Feb 2022 #44
LoisB Feb 2022 #58
niyad Feb 2022 #63
Thunderbeast Feb 2022 #66
IbogaProject Feb 2022 #43
gopiscrap Feb 2022 #52
liberalla Feb 2022 #53
gopiscrap Feb 2022 #54
liberalla Feb 2022 #56
gopiscrap Feb 2022 #70
pandr32 Feb 2022 #55
gopiscrap Feb 2022 #57
hippywife Feb 2022 #59
gopiscrap Feb 2022 #60
Iris Feb 2022 #61
gopiscrap Feb 2022 #71
niyad Feb 2022 #62
Chin music Feb 2022 #64
lunatica Feb 2022 #65
gopiscrap Feb 2022 #76
MLAA Feb 2022 #67
gopiscrap Feb 2022 #69
wendyb-NC Feb 2022 #68
gopiscrap Feb 2022 #72
nvme Feb 2022 #74
gopiscrap Feb 2022 #75
Meowmee Feb 2022 #77
Snoopy 7 Feb 2022 #78
Picaro Feb 2022 #79
gopiscrap Feb 2022 #80
Picaro Feb 2022 #82
iscooterliberally Feb 2022 #81
gopiscrap Feb 2022 #83

Response to gopiscrap (Original post)

Wed Feb 9, 2022, 04:45 PM

1. That's awesome!

Tell her congratulations from DU!

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Response to Poiuyt (Reply #1)

Wed Feb 9, 2022, 04:45 PM

3. I will she is also a hardcore liberal

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Response to gopiscrap (Reply #3)

Wed Feb 9, 2022, 06:26 PM

40. I bet you taught her growing up that the

gop is crap.

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Response to KS Toronado (Reply #40)

Thu Feb 10, 2022, 12:25 AM

73. I sure did

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Response to gopiscrap (Original post)

Wed Feb 9, 2022, 04:45 PM

2. Congratulations. It sounds like you have a wonderful daughter.

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Response to CentralMass (Reply #2)

Wed Feb 9, 2022, 05:02 PM

13. thank u

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Response to gopiscrap (Original post)

Wed Feb 9, 2022, 04:46 PM

4. I'm glad you posted this!

I think that's awesome in its own right! Congrats on your daughter's promotion!

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Response to BComplex (Reply #4)

Wed Feb 9, 2022, 04:48 PM

6. thank you she is the youngest ever to named to that job

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Response to gopiscrap (Reply #6)

Wed Feb 9, 2022, 04:49 PM

7. She must really be rockin' it!

Good on her!!!

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Response to gopiscrap (Original post)

Wed Feb 9, 2022, 04:47 PM

5. Congratulations to her and I am glad for you.

I am sure you must be proud.

I love the arts.

The world would be a sad place without them.

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Response to SamKnause (Reply #5)

Wed Feb 9, 2022, 05:01 PM

12. thank you

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Response to gopiscrap (Original post)

Wed Feb 9, 2022, 04:51 PM

8. Congratulations! Wonderful news!

Kudos to her for her hard work and dedication to an important contribution to our society.

I love it when our kids do well.

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Response to Irish_Dem (Reply #8)

Wed Feb 9, 2022, 04:59 PM

11. thank you

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Response to gopiscrap (Original post)

Wed Feb 9, 2022, 04:52 PM

9. Wow! That's a big deal.

Sounds like you raised a good person. Glad you shared it with us.

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Response to MontanaMama (Reply #9)

Wed Feb 9, 2022, 04:55 PM

10. thank you

I love Western Montana btw we have dear friends in Hamilton that we visit each year and then go to Missoula or Whitefish or Flathead

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Response to gopiscrap (Reply #10)

Wed Feb 9, 2022, 05:48 PM

29. You do??

I love western MT too. Hamilton is the cutest little town. RED RED RED politically. Maybe your friends can turn the tide down there.

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Response to MontanaMama (Reply #29)

Wed Feb 9, 2022, 05:49 PM

30. yeah it is so red

when we're out and about with our friends you can just feel it

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Response to gopiscrap (Original post)

Wed Feb 9, 2022, 05:05 PM

14. This is why I roll my eyes

when people make the blanket assumption about kids today. She may not be a "kid" but these work ethics and passion did not materialize overnight.

Big huge CONGRATS!! Brag away, you earned it.

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Response to mercuryblues (Reply #14)

Wed Feb 9, 2022, 05:11 PM

15. thank you

she is 25 and has been working with this org first as a volunteer since she was 12 and the paid staff since she was 16

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Response to gopiscrap (Reply #15)

Wed Feb 9, 2022, 05:21 PM

18. Yup. My daughter is the same way.

They don't get where they are by luck.

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Response to mercuryblues (Reply #18)

Wed Feb 9, 2022, 05:22 PM

19. good for your daughter

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Response to gopiscrap (Original post)

Wed Feb 9, 2022, 05:18 PM

16. Good for her. Great to hear good news.

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Response to Srkdqltr (Reply #16)

Wed Feb 9, 2022, 05:19 PM

17. thanks

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Response to gopiscrap (Original post)

Wed Feb 9, 2022, 05:23 PM

20. I hear Encanto may be headed for Broadway.

She should go work on that. I love that movie!

Congratulations!

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Response to Cracklin Charlie (Reply #20)

Wed Feb 9, 2022, 05:26 PM

24. thanks

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Response to gopiscrap (Original post)

Wed Feb 9, 2022, 05:24 PM

21. Oh I think its great to share about our kids success.

Congratulations to her and her proud Dad! Sounds like a terrific profession too.

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Response to BeckyDem (Reply #21)

Wed Feb 9, 2022, 05:26 PM

25. thank you

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Response to gopiscrap (Original post)

Wed Feb 9, 2022, 05:24 PM

22. Hurrah!!

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Response to gopiscrap (Original post)

Wed Feb 9, 2022, 05:25 PM

23. That is fabulous!

Congrats to her and to her parents for raising a gifted and intelligent person.

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Response to hamsterjill (Reply #23)

Wed Feb 9, 2022, 05:26 PM

26. thank you

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Response to gopiscrap (Original post)

Wed Feb 9, 2022, 05:26 PM

27. Yay! Congrats to your daughter.

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Response to Nevilledog (Reply #27)

Wed Feb 9, 2022, 05:27 PM

28. thank you

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Response to gopiscrap (Original post)

Wed Feb 9, 2022, 05:56 PM

31. DU is family and these personal celebrations are just as important as any world shaking political

post (of which there are almost none).

Congratulations to you and to her. Thank you for sharing this moment with the rest of us.

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Response to AndyS (Reply #31)

Wed Feb 9, 2022, 06:42 PM

45. thank you I feel

the same way about DU

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Response to gopiscrap (Original post)

Wed Feb 9, 2022, 05:56 PM

32. congratulations to your daughter .

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Response to dawn5651 (Reply #32)

Wed Feb 9, 2022, 06:43 PM

46. thank you

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Response to gopiscrap (Original post)

Wed Feb 9, 2022, 05:58 PM

33. being proud of your family is highly encouraged on DU

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Response to rurallib (Reply #33)

Wed Feb 9, 2022, 06:43 PM

47. thank you

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Response to gopiscrap (Original post)

Wed Feb 9, 2022, 05:59 PM

34. Beaut! 🤗

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Response to gopiscrap (Original post)

Wed Feb 9, 2022, 05:59 PM

35. Hoo-Ray!!!!!!

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Response to gopiscrap (Original post)

Wed Feb 9, 2022, 06:05 PM

36. I loved Theater stage plays

good luck to your daughter

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Response to llashram (Reply #36)

Wed Feb 9, 2022, 06:44 PM

48. thank you

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Response to gopiscrap (Original post)

Wed Feb 9, 2022, 06:16 PM

37. That's fantastic. Congratulations to your daughter for her accomplishments and to you.

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Response to Fla Dem (Reply #37)

Wed Feb 9, 2022, 06:44 PM

49. thank you

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Response to gopiscrap (Original post)

Wed Feb 9, 2022, 06:17 PM

38. Awesome! Nt

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Response to gopiscrap (Original post)

Wed Feb 9, 2022, 06:23 PM

39. Wow! Congratulations to her (and you). You have every right to be proud and shout it out!!

nt

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Response to LoisB (Reply #39)

Wed Feb 9, 2022, 06:44 PM

50. thank you

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Response to gopiscrap (Original post)

Wed Feb 9, 2022, 06:36 PM

41. Congrats to you all!

I know the feeling of being proud of a child's accomplishments all too well myself. May you and your family find many more such days in the future as well!

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Response to Moostache (Reply #41)

Wed Feb 9, 2022, 06:45 PM

51. thank you

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Response to gopiscrap (Original post)

Wed Feb 9, 2022, 06:37 PM

42. Can I brag on MY daughter?

After many months of trade school and portfolio building, MY youngest passed the state licensing test yesterday, and begins her new career as a tattoo artist on Friday. It has been her dream for many years.

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Response to Thunderbeast (Reply #42)

Wed Feb 9, 2022, 06:41 PM

44. that is so cool

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Response to Thunderbeast (Reply #42)

Wed Feb 9, 2022, 07:03 PM

58. Congratulations to your daughter too. I think that is great in what is perceived (or actual)a male

dominated field. I hope she does very well.

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Response to Thunderbeast (Reply #42)

Wed Feb 9, 2022, 07:44 PM

63. Congrats! Not an ink afficiando myself, but have friends who are, and I know

some of the talent and work involved.

Maybe you could show us some of her work?

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Response to niyad (Reply #63)

Wed Feb 9, 2022, 09:06 PM

66. Her Instagam page in "Meatballink"

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Response to gopiscrap (Original post)

Wed Feb 9, 2022, 06:41 PM

43. Congratulations

I'm happy for both of you!

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Response to IbogaProject (Reply #43)

Wed Feb 9, 2022, 06:45 PM

52. thank you

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Response to gopiscrap (Original post)

Wed Feb 9, 2022, 06:45 PM

53. Congratulations to her! You must be so proud - good job Dad!

You may be a woman, but I always felt like you were a guy. Sorry if I got that wrong!

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Response to liberalla (Reply #53)

Wed Feb 9, 2022, 06:52 PM

54. I am a guy my name is Mike

thank you

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Response to gopiscrap (Reply #54)

Wed Feb 9, 2022, 07:00 PM

56. Hi Mike, I'm embarrassed--- you put your name in your original post! Ooops!



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Response to liberalla (Reply #56)

Wed Feb 9, 2022, 10:25 PM

70. Not a problem

thank you for your kind comment

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Response to gopiscrap (Original post)

Wed Feb 9, 2022, 06:59 PM

55. That is so awesome

Congratulations to your daughter!

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Response to pandr32 (Reply #55)

Wed Feb 9, 2022, 07:03 PM

57. thank you

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Response to gopiscrap (Original post)

Wed Feb 9, 2022, 07:03 PM

59. Aww, proud papa!

Congrats to her and you!

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Response to hippywife (Reply #59)

Wed Feb 9, 2022, 07:05 PM

60. thank you

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Response to gopiscrap (Original post)

Wed Feb 9, 2022, 07:28 PM

61. I love this. The arts are important!

Thanks for sharing this good news!

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Response to Iris (Reply #61)

Wed Feb 9, 2022, 10:25 PM

71. thank you

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Response to gopiscrap (Original post)

Wed Feb 9, 2022, 07:40 PM

62. That is so very cool. I am thrilled for her. Thank you for sharing such wonderful news.

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Response to gopiscrap (Original post)

Wed Feb 9, 2022, 08:43 PM

65. It sure feels good doesn't it!?

When our kids do well is the best days of our lives! Congratulations to you and your daughter! She didnít turn out this way all on her lonesome! Youíre a good parent!

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Response to lunatica (Reply #65)

Thu Feb 10, 2022, 04:55 AM

76. yes it does and thank you

for the kind words

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Response to gopiscrap (Original post)

Wed Feb 9, 2022, 09:16 PM

67. This ❤️ Is for her and her proud dad!

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Response to MLAA (Reply #67)

Wed Feb 9, 2022, 10:17 PM

69. thank you

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Response to gopiscrap (Original post)

Wed Feb 9, 2022, 10:12 PM

68. That's awesome

The arts are essential, can't survive without them.

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Response to wendyb-NC (Reply #68)

Thu Feb 10, 2022, 12:24 AM

72. thanks I agree about the arts

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Response to gopiscrap (Original post)

Thu Feb 10, 2022, 01:34 AM

74. mazel tov

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Response to nvme (Reply #74)

Thu Feb 10, 2022, 02:57 AM

75. thank you

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Response to gopiscrap (Original post)

Thu Feb 10, 2022, 04:57 AM

77. yay!!! congrats 😁

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Response to gopiscrap (Original post)

Thu Feb 10, 2022, 09:46 AM

78. Shout it Mike

SHOUT IT MIKE shout it to the wind so that everyone can hear the great news...

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Response to gopiscrap (Original post)

Thu Feb 10, 2022, 01:10 PM

79. very important to me...

As the proud father of two very accomplished daughters Iím in your camp.

I love hearing about successes like this and have a special soft spot for all those that have driven, high achieving daughters.

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Response to Picaro (Reply #79)

Thu Feb 10, 2022, 02:16 PM

80. thank you, you sound like a great dad

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Response to gopiscrap (Reply #80)

Thu Feb 10, 2022, 03:20 PM

82. I try...

Theyíre all grown up now, but what incredible women they are. I like to think I had some impact, but the bulk of the credit must go to their mom.

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Response to gopiscrap (Original post)

Thu Feb 10, 2022, 03:19 PM

81. Congratulations to you and especially your daughter.

I was a stage manager for some touring acts back in the 1980s when I was in my 20s. It can really be a high pressure job, but it's very rewarding.

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Response to iscooterliberally (Reply #81)

Thu Feb 10, 2022, 07:56 PM

83. thank you

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