‘Jolly Ups’

in reality, all of this has been a total load of old bollocks

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ENORMOUS fun
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45%
I’ve enjoyed them, mostly
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I like to meet other BCBers but not keen on big groups
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23%
FUCK OFF
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13%
 
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Re: ‘Jolly Ups’

Postby Goat Boy » 07 Dec 2017, 16:44

No he’s not
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Re: ‘Jolly Ups’

Postby nev harp » 07 Dec 2017, 16:52

An alias wrapped in an enigma.
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Re: ‘Jolly Ups’

Postby Belle Lettre » 07 Dec 2017, 16:56

So hard to tell!
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Re: ‘Jolly Ups’

Postby nev harp » 07 Dec 2017, 17:00

Skope lite
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Re: ‘Jolly Ups’

Postby Goat Boy » 07 Dec 2017, 17:01

I’ve met him.

We sweated together
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Re: ‘Jolly Ups’

Postby nev harp » 07 Dec 2017, 17:06

I’ll never forget our mutual mincing.
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Re: ‘Jolly Ups’

Postby Goat Boy » 07 Dec 2017, 17:09

Neither have I sugar tits x
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Re: ‘Jolly Ups’

Postby PENK » 07 Dec 2017, 17:16

toomanyhatz wrote:I've met Samoan, and Phil T was certainly at some early ones. Not posting here any more anyway (I belfieve...)

That leaves Geezee and Gash. And Gash is an alias.


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Re: ‘Jolly Ups’

Postby sloopjohnc » 07 Dec 2017, 17:19

Diamond Dog wrote:I've loved every London JU I've attended- of course, those of us who attended the inaugural event are particularly blessed and revered.


By who?

Themselves?
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Re: ‘Jolly Ups’

Postby Diamond Dog » 07 Dec 2017, 17:28

:)
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Re: ‘Jolly Ups’

Postby WG Kaspar » 07 Dec 2017, 17:34

Only by Yomp
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Re: ‘Jolly Ups’

Postby sloopjohnc » 07 Dec 2017, 17:40

I was supposed to meet up with Beenieman and his family when they were in San Francisco, but we were going to Santa Cruz that weekend and the family wanted to leave that night instead of the next morning so I had to cancel.

I forget Lee's BCB handle, but everyone knows Lee by his "quiff." He was here on his honeymoon so I spent a nice afternoon before they were going to attend a Giants game drinking at a couple places I know near the ballpark. They had been to Alcatraz that day and were sunburned like only UKers can get sunburned when they don't put on sunscreen going outdoors in California.
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Re: ‘Jolly Ups’

Postby sloopjohnc » 07 Dec 2017, 17:40

Diamond Dog wrote::)


;)
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Re: ‘Jolly Ups’

Postby Harvey K-Tel » 07 Dec 2017, 17:46

sloopjohnc wrote:I was supposed to meet up with Beenieman and his family when they were in San Francisco, but we were going to Santa Cruz that weekend and the family wanted to leave that night instead of the next morning so I had to cancel.



Phew! I bet that would've been the Jolly Up to end all Jolly Ups!
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Re: ‘Jolly Ups’

Postby McBastard » 07 Dec 2017, 17:47

sloopjohnc wrote:I was supposed to meet up with Beenieman and his family when they were in San Francisco, but we were going to Santa Cruz that weekend and the family wanted to leave that night instead of the next morning so I had to cancel.

I forget Lee's BCB handle, but everyone knows Lee by his "quiff." He was here on his honeymoon so I spent a nice afternoon before they were going to attend a Giants game drinking at a couple places I know near the ballpark. They had been to Alcatraz that day and were sunburned like only UKers can get sunburned when they don't put on sunscreen going outdoors in California.


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Re: ‘Jolly Ups’

Postby Goat Boy » 07 Dec 2017, 17:52

Harvey K-Tel wrote:
sloopjohnc wrote:I was supposed to meet up with Beenieman and his family when they were in San Francisco, but we were going to Santa Cruz that weekend and the family wanted to leave that night instead of the next morning so I had to cancel.



Phew! I bet that would've been the Jolly Up to end all Jolly Ups!


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Re: ‘Jolly Ups’

Postby Diamond Dog » 07 Dec 2017, 17:54

Was he meeting Yomp too then?
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Re: ‘Jolly Ups’

Postby sloopjohnc » 07 Dec 2017, 18:04

McBastard wrote:
sloopjohnc wrote:I was supposed to meet up with Beenieman and his family when they were in San Francisco, but we were going to Santa Cruz that weekend and the family wanted to leave that night instead of the next morning so I had to cancel.

I forget Lee's BCB handle, but everyone knows Lee by his "quiff." He was here on his honeymoon so I spent a nice afternoon before they were going to attend a Giants game drinking at a couple places I know near the ballpark. They had been to Alcatraz that day and were sunburned like only UKers can get sunburned when they don't put on sunscreen going outdoors in California.


Lee - Hielan Coo


Thanks. I just asked Django on Twitter and he filled me in too.

That's another guy - Graham/Django visited San Francisco and we went over to Berkeley and record and book shopped and had lunch. He's probably one of my best friends now. Which is funny, because Graham absolutely hates sports and I don't have many friends like that.

We're such good friends that I spent 10 days at his place when I turned 50, six years ago. Coincidentally, he and his wife had a baby son about 9 mos. and two weeks after I left. While I was here, I attended a Leeds JU with all the Northern folks (and Yomp) and a Liverpool JU with Kid P, Dances with Difficulty, Django, Jumper K, John K, Strawberry Shortcake, and Packrat. It was a great time. I got to spend a lot of time with Molony Joy at the Leeds JU, which was great. We had always hit it off on here and I still talk to Spen and check in with him on Facebook.

Kid P's also been out to California a couple times. Six String and I got together with him the first time and saw Dave Alvin and the Guilty Women. The second time, I took Kid P and his girlfriend to San Luis Obispo and we went whale watching and visited Hearst Castle.
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Re: ‘Jolly Ups’

Postby Harvey K-Tel » 07 Dec 2017, 18:09

I met Souphound once. Now THAT was a fuckin' Jolly UP!!
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Re: ‘Jolly Ups’

Postby sloopjohnc » 07 Dec 2017, 18:10

Harvey K-Tel wrote:I met Souphound once. Now THAT was a fuckin' Jolly UP!!


I'd like to hear how much "fun" he had.
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