Mt Whitney fatality early November

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Re: Mt Whitney fatality early November

Post by Wildernessjane » Tue Dec 15, 2020 4:08 pm

Scott P wrote:
Tue Dec 15, 2020 7:54 am
CaptCO wrote:
Tue Dec 15, 2020 7:43 am
Am I the only one who thinks LoJ is more outdated than Windows 98’
Probably.

There is no other site like it. I contains ever named peak and ranked peak in the US, plus every peak mentioned in a guidebook. These are complete with maps, land ownership status, etc.
Interestingly, I suspect LOJ appeals to both the “List-Lover” and “Mountain Hipster” alike (more on this: https://www.foxintheforest.net/which-mo ... r-are-you/). Not only is it a great way to keep track of every obscure peak you’ve ever done, it has some great features for identifying and locating all the ranked peaks in a given area and has info on peaks almost no one has heard of. And before Candace66 pulls up my LOJ profile, it’s going to look like I falsified my records and climbed a ridiculous number of peaks in one or two days because I didn’t know what I was doing. I promise, I’ll fix this. You’ve reminded me though CaptCO, I do need to update my LOJ list.
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Re: Mt Whitney fatality early November

Post by d_baker » Tue Dec 15, 2020 6:38 pm

12ersRule wrote:
Tue Dec 15, 2020 3:03 pm
CaptCO wrote:
Tue Dec 15, 2020 2:38 pm
You should f**k off and mind your own business 8) oh wait that’d make me a politically incorrect hypocrite.. not allowed in this day and age. Way to take away from a thread because you feel your senseless opinion is needed
If this place is really 'Like A Soap Opera' like d_baker has stated, then you shouldn't be here. You already said f*ck off to the whole enterprise. Pretty lame to renege on that. You can't just fake your own death. What kind of Soap Opera twist is that?
12ersRule, that was like 10+ years ago.
We're now in the reality tv stardom. Or tiktok...I really don't know anymore.
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Re: Mt Whitney fatality early November

Post by SephTR » Thu Dec 17, 2020 4:56 am

Candace66 wrote:
Tue Dec 15, 2020 9:13 am
SephTR wrote:
Tue Dec 15, 2020 12:54 am
What is loj?
The site you made an account on. :lol: To help you out, here's the link again: https://listsofjohn.com/m/SephTR

Everyone likes to feel relevant! :-D https://listsofjohn.com/m/CaptCo
That is a fake.
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Re: Mt Whitney fatality early November

Post by nmjameswilson » Thu Dec 17, 2020 6:58 am

It is amazing how a post about a woman dying has become this ... there are some real class acts in this group.
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Re: Mt Whitney fatality early November

Post by docinco » Mon Mar 22, 2021 11:17 am

SephTR wrote:
Sat Nov 28, 2020 9:14 pm
Noob
"the requested user does not exist". shades of curly bill broscious!
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Re: Mt Whitney fatality early November

Post by Salient » Mon Mar 22, 2021 11:41 am

docinco wrote:
Mon Mar 22, 2021 11:17 am
SephTR wrote:
Sat Nov 28, 2020 9:14 pm
Noob
"the requested user does not exist". shades of curly bill broscious!
Well it's fair. He was some disrespectful kid who called someone a "noob" for literally dying as it seems in this thread. So, yeah, his ban is probably warranted.
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Re: Mt Whitney fatality early November

Post by docinco » Mon Mar 22, 2021 3:01 pm

agree 100%. but you gotta agree, their breathtaking arrogance is fun to watch--but the making fun of the dead, not so much.
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Re: Mt Whitney fatality early November

Post by 2giqs » Mon Mar 22, 2021 8:13 pm

ice dicey no matter what the height.

https://bangordailynews.com/2021/03/22/ ... dentified/
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