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Re: WDC Playdippers outing

Postby kimpossible » 10 Sep 2018, 19:25

FYI -- I put in the reservation for 15 at 5 pm. I can change that if needed, but they might get snotty about seating us without everyone present which was why I went for 5 pm. Figured that gives us time for herding cats, especially since with board call at 5 people should be available by 5.
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Re: WDC Playdippers outing

Postby Don Juan of Austria » 10 Sep 2018, 21:11

nanooktheeskimo wrote:We’ve got 13 (as definite as it gets) definitely.

Myself, sinny, pootle, big gun, asu, Kim, nopun, aeschines, ghostecho, floridaman, Conq, springbutt46, and shield are almost definitely confirmed as attending the tournament. Not sure who amongst those will be attending the Playdip congregation.


Quality crowd right there. :o :)
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Re: WDC Playdippers outing

Postby StarkAdder » 10 Sep 2018, 21:21

I live in the DC area and just wanted those from out of town to be aware that Florence may also be planning to attend WDC this year. She's a Category 3 or 4 hurricane. Not clear yet which way she will go, or when she will arrive in the area (most likely, I'm told, September 14 or 15), but for those flying in or coming by car, keep an eye on the weather and your travel connections. Those of you coming by boat should be fine.

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Re: WDC Playdippers outing

Postby nanooktheeskimo » 10 Sep 2018, 21:49

StarkAdder wrote:I live in the DC area and just wanted those from out of town to be aware that Florence may also be planning to attend WDC this year. She's a Category 3 or 4 hurricane. Not clear yet which way she will go, or when she will arrive in the area (most likely, I'm told, September 14 or 15), but for those flying in or coming by car, keep an eye on the weather and your travel connections. Those of you coming by boat should be fine.

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Re: WDC Playdippers outing

Postby kimpossible » 10 Sep 2018, 21:49

StarkAdder wrote:I live in the DC area and just wanted those from out of town to be aware that Florence may also be planning to attend WDC this year. She's a Category 3 or 4 hurricane. Not clear yet which way she will go, or when she will arrive in the area (most likely, I'm told, September 14 or 15), but for those flying in or coming by car, keep an eye on the weather and your travel connections. Those of you coming by boat should be fine.

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Uhm... Florence is getting here like on Friday. If she's still here 3 weeks later, I'll be extraordinarily impressed.
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Re: WDC Playdippers outing

Postby Aeschines » 10 Sep 2018, 22:15

I hear she's going to be a real machine.
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Re: WDC Playdippers outing

Postby kimpossible » 10 Sep 2018, 22:20

Aeschines wrote:I hear she's going to be a real machine.

Ba dum tiss.
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Re: WDC Playdippers outing

Postby StarkAdder » 10 Sep 2018, 22:51

OK, my bad. I thought the WDC was this coming weekend. Yes, happy to meet up with you guys at a dinner in DC if it's later in the year.
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Re: WDC Playdippers outing

Postby Big Gun » 11 Sep 2018, 00:04

I''ll be there :D
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Re: WDC Playdippers outing

Postby DQ » 11 Sep 2018, 00:12

StarkAdder wrote:I live in the DC area and just wanted those from out of town to be aware that Florence may also be planning to attend WDC this year. She's a Category 3 or 4 hurricane. Not clear yet which way she will go, or when she will arrive in the area (most likely, I'm told, September 14 or 15), but for those flying in or coming by car, keep an eye on the weather and your travel connections. Those of you coming by boat should be fine.

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Florence is going to make things wet here for sure - but given that WDC is in October .... I think we're going to be ok on that front!

And HEY, if you live in DC, how come I don't know you from the F2F games we've been playing here for the last 20 years?
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