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Don't you hate it when you thought you completed a list, but

Postby Scott P » Thu Nov 29, 2012 12:01 pm

I'm not that big into specific climbing list, but don't you hate it when you thought you completed a list only to find out later that you missed a peak or two that you didn't know was on that list?

I know it's happened to someone else. :-D
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Re: Don't you hate it when you thought you completed a list,

Postby BenfromtheEast » Thu Nov 29, 2012 12:17 pm

You mean like North Massive? 8)

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Re: Don't you hate it when you thought you completed a list,

Postby Oman » Thu Nov 29, 2012 12:23 pm

North Eolus is not a mountain.

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Re: Don't you hate it when you thought you completed a list,

Postby Brian Thomas » Thu Nov 29, 2012 12:34 pm

I like the spinning star icons that display on a user's profile when a checklist is completed on Lists of John \:D/
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Re: Don't you hate it when you thought you completed a list,

Postby sanjuanmtneer » Thu Nov 29, 2012 12:54 pm

It's not as bad as climbing a mountain that you think you haven't climbed before, only to find your name already on the register!
#-o

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Re: Don't you hate it when you thought you completed a list,

Postby Jay521 » Thu Nov 29, 2012 2:27 pm

sanjuanmtneer wrote:It's not as bad as climbing a mountain that you think you haven't climbed before, only to find your name already on the register!
#-o

And I thought I was the only one that happened to!
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Re: Don't you hate it when you thought you completed a list,

Postby Matt Lemke » Thu Nov 29, 2012 2:37 pm

#firstworldproblems
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Re: Don't you hate it when you thought you completed a list,

Postby Mel McKinney » Thu Nov 29, 2012 3:45 pm

sanjuanmtneer wrote:It's not as bad as climbing a mountain that you think you haven't climbed before, only to find your name already on the register!
#-o


And I thought that was why we keep lists! #-o :lol:
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Re: Don't you hate it when you thought you completed a list,

Postby jaymz » Thu Nov 29, 2012 3:51 pm

sanjuanmtneer wrote:It's not as bad as climbing a mountain that you think you haven't climbed before, only to find your name already on the register!
#-o

Man I would love to be able to climb that much.

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Re: Don't you hate it when you thought you completed a list,

Postby BillMiddlebrook » Thu Nov 29, 2012 4:38 pm

sanjuanmtneer wrote:It's not as bad as climbing a mountain that you think you haven't climbed before, only to find your name already on the register!
#-o

Oh my, I'm too OCD to make that mistake. SJ, don't you have a spreadsheet? :)
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Re: Don't you hate it when you thought you completed a list,

Postby geojed » Thu Nov 29, 2012 4:52 pm

That's hilarious SJ!

How about having a list of lists? If you ever finish that list and make a new list to add to your list of lists.....well you haven't completed your list of lists now have you!
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Re: Don't you hate it when you thought you completed a list,

Postby ChrisRoberts » Thu Nov 29, 2012 6:35 pm

Haha you have to keep an eye on your lists for new additions! I know Larimer County has grown by at least 2 peaks over the last few months.
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