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This is long overdue . . ., Resignation
Apr 12 2013, 06:52 PM
Safe when Well Medicated
Joined: 26-May 06
From: Grasonville, Maryland
First Name: Richard
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I have been absent and without input for so long that these words will have meaning but to a very few.
I found a home here at Trading Card Central in 2006. To say that it was comfortable would be the understatement of this quarter century. The fine members of this site not only understood my obsession, they reveled in it.
I found a community that was tight, committed and fired-up. Y'all made me a better collector. I didn't think that was possible. Each and every member that posted here made me appreciate the enormity of the power of the internet and its potential.
I have found collectors better than me, more hard-core than me and ultimately more obsessed than me (tough act to follow, there).
You folks, the members of Trading Card Central, have carved a genuine, deep and profound influence on my life. That is not an overstatement, it is a fact. We may collect cardboard with pictures of men on them, but ultimately, we, the members of Trading Card Central did it better than anyone else.
I resign my duties and responsibilities to Trading Card Central.
I salute you one and all. never forget this . . .
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RGBII This is long overdue . . . Apr 12 2013, 06:52 PM road_runner_1964 Richard,
I can only thank you for you leadership ... Apr 12 2013, 07:22 PM Krusin Thank you for your outstanding service over the ye... Apr 12 2013, 07:26 PM redwing40 Best wishes to you Richard! It was a pleasure ... Apr 12 2013, 09:31 PM captkirk42 Richard,
Thank you for your "time served... Apr 12 2013, 10:56 PM northicehero99 Richard, sorry to hear this but not surprised. As... Apr 13 2013, 08:13 AM urbanmonk Thanks for all that you did here Richard, it was n... Apr 13 2013, 10:09 AM pwolantern Thanks for everything Richard, you will be missed Apr 13 2013, 03:21 PM DawgPounder Richard, you are a class act. Thank you for helpi... Apr 13 2013, 04:54 PM ffman I still remember the day when a newcomer offered m... Apr 14 2013, 11:28 AM RGBII [b]I've taken myself off of the CZT.
My resi... Apr 14 2013, 11:54 AM mjda
Can't say that I blame them, actually. You w... Apr 14 2013, 12:12 PM RGBII [b]Thank you, Mr. Matthews.
I'll pop in from ... Apr 14 2013, 12:31 PM sahetu *salute* Apr 14 2013, 01:32 PM 19th Century Indiana Jones Does that mean I can finally have the key to your ... Apr 14 2013, 05:46 PM RGBII
RGBII[/font] Apr 14 2013, 05:55 PM aceecards Huh..Did somebody hack into Richards account? Apr 14 2013, 09:28 PM urbanmonk
Dem Republricarns muster rottered his brain ;) ... Apr 14 2013, 10:16 PM northicehero99
Nope it was Santi Claus!!! :lol:
... Apr 15 2013, 06:31 AM RGBII [b]No sir(s), gentlemen.
It is the real deal. I s... Apr 15 2013, 07:55 AM Ilovetheheat Ive had the pleasure of meeting and dining with Ri... Apr 15 2013, 11:17 AM aceecards I am peeved beyond belief.
Leave it to my politic... Apr 15 2013, 07:19 PM RGBII
[b]A prime reason for Term Limits, perhaps?
Col... Apr 17 2013, 10:47 AM redwing40 So with you out Sir, who is our head leader? How ... Apr 17 2013, 11:43 AM road_runner_1964
Well since the question was asked, I guess by de... Apr 17 2013, 12:44 PM RGBII [b]Consider this an aggressive endorsement, Mr. De... Apr 17 2013, 01:06 PM sasports
I second that endorsement. Bob, I've got ... Apr 17 2013, 04:17 PM redwing40 Okay, Thanks! Think at one point Richard said ... Apr 17 2013, 01:17 PM sasports I cant even begin to express what Richard has done... Apr 17 2013, 04:13 PM chopinalex 5 sportcards salute to you!! Apr 17 2013, 09:23 PM edgerrin32 Sorry to here Richard. Though I don't get on h... Apr 19 2013, 03:04 PM bigalexx Woah! It was a pleasure meeting you and others... Apr 25 2013, 05:35 PM RGBII [b]The pleasure was mine.
RGBI... Apr 25 2013, 06:34 PM aceecards This site..
Please refer to my thread in hobby ta... Apr 25 2013, 06:46 PM dd316 Richard, you are THE MAN no matter what you decide... Apr 25 2013, 08:40 PM Beavers98 Thanks!! You'll be missed!! Apr 26 2013, 02:37 PM rotorob Richard -
You will be missed. I ran into you at a... Apr 28 2013, 07:33 AM SinatraKing Richard
You did a fabulous job, sad to see yo... May 2 2013, 02:46 PM booth9919
He's alive!!!!! Hope a... May 2 2013, 02:52 PM 2000 rushing yards Happy retirement to you Richard! Sad to see yo... May 7 2013, 11:34 AM RGBII [b]Thanks to all for your kind words.
It was my p... May 7 2013, 01:50 PM droubaysports A little something for Richard.. revel in it :)
Ev... May 7 2013, 11:46 PM RGBII
[b]Wow, well done, my friend.
Collect Hard!,... May 8 2013, 12:43 AM msw_sportscards Well that just stinks! Friggin jerk. May 9 2013, 12:25 PM RGBII
RGBII[/b][/font] May 9 2013, 12:28 PM msw_sportscards
Nobody on this site deserves a lit... May 9 2013, 12:46 PM aceecards
Amen i say and bully for you!
Richard , put... May 9 2013, 12:54 PM RGBII
[b]Liberal should be capitalized. :lol:
I think... May 9 2013, 01:08 PM aceecards
ummm.. look at my sidebar May 9 2013, 08:01 PM RGBII
[b]I am aware, saw it last night and congratulate... May 9 2013, 08:53 PM aceecards
where is yours? May 10 2013, 08:33 AM RGBII
[b]Well, thank you for the robust giggles. :lol:... May 9 2013, 01:03 PM dodgerblue38501 Hate to see you go Richard! You were a "r... May 19 2013, 04:38 PM jaderock Wow...just saw this post (showing how active I am ... May 26 2013, 02:11 AM Tarasadie17 Take care my friend. You were always the best of t... May 27 2013, 05:15 AM aceecards
and where the heck have you been..??
Oh yea, wi... May 27 2013, 09:34 AM RGBII
[b]It is a genuine pleasure to "hear" f... May 27 2013, 03:33 PM SinatraKing Sometimes I wish there were a like button on here.... May 31 2013, 02:27 PM captkirk42
yeah there are times I look for a "like... May 31 2013, 02:41 PM booth9919
B is back! Hope the wife and little one is ... May 31 2013, 04:37 PM Kmart6nets I see I'm about half a year late on this... Fo... Sep 13 2013, 07:26 AM
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