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by GT
Fri Jul 16, 1:46 am
Forum: Channelites Trip Reports
Topic: drug tourism
Replies: 44
Views: 5939

wow...i haven't been this entertained by a trip report in ages.
thanks man
by GT
Sun Nov 30, 9:03 pm
Forum: Channelites Trip Reports
Topic: Mokum in Autumn '08
Replies: 37
Views: 3531

most fun reading a trip report i've had in ages.
thank you so very much, outstanding job.
by GT
Tue Nov 18, 4:38 pm
Forum: Channelites Trip Reports
Topic: Trip to Amsterdam!!! (VIDEO SMOKE BLOG) Nov 17 - Nov 29
Replies: 22
Views: 2173

congrats! if you can tolerate an old man's view for a minute - 420/dekuil is an excellent shop. try greenhouse centrum for a real old-school-hippie vibe. excaliber for bikers, but buy your weed elsewhere (imho). dampkring, rokerij, siberie, picasso, styx, noon are all very good. grey area for top go...
by GT
Tue Nov 18, 6:07 am
Forum: Channelites Trip Reports
Topic: Bloodstains, whities, police and other shit Part III
Replies: 52
Views: 4350

thx for a well written, enjoyable report.
i know that it's more work to create than one might think; your effort is appreciated
by GT
Thu Feb 07, 10:25 pm
Forum: Channelites Trip Reports
Topic: 24 24 24
Replies: 101
Views: 10077

from 1 oldtimer to another, thanks for taking the time to walk us thru mokum. again. i went kinda off the grid for a while, don't get around much anymore ;-) so the vicarious thrills are appreciated. la plus ca change, la plus c'est la meme chose new barney's? greenhouse? no greg@420cafe? maybe it's...
by GT
Fri Nov 02, 4:32 pm
Forum: Channelites Trip Reports
Topic: Sit-N-Spin #6
Replies: 150
Views: 7737

i hesitate to join this love fest, but once-upon-a-post this thread was about chocolate, specifically puccini. the aforementioned staalstraat location (thx boney) is the factory/kitchen where the goodies are made, with windows into the kitchen providing a good view of the activity, and possibly prof...
by GT
Tue Oct 09, 7:08 pm
Forum: Channelites Trip Reports
Topic: The Greatest Story Ever Told...
Replies: 14
Views: 1677

thanks for a good tale well told.
by GT
Thu Oct 19, 4:31 pm
Forum: Channelites Trip Reports
Topic: Sept 2006 - Weeks B & III - Amsterdam
Replies: 27
Views: 2600

thanks for the excellent report, i know it's a lot of work to write, but believe me it's well appreciated.
by GT
Fri Aug 11, 9:03 pm
Forum: Channelites Trip Reports
Topic: Make the effort and post your trip reports
Replies: 9
Views: 855

i found it helpful to carry a small notebook & make notes throughout the day; there was plenty of time to jot down a few memory joggers when stopping for a refreshing smoke. i say spend your time in mokum enjoying the place; write a trip report for the rest of us at your leisure when you get bac...
by GT
Tue Jun 13, 7:38 pm
Forum: Channelites Trip Reports
Topic: Goat-Corn, Bacon & calf-fries
Replies: 29
Views: 3057

ok, i'll bite. this was an adventure in living, bollocks, farmer & porkchop under one roof...i remember a meal of thick porterhouses grilled over hickory and served with a morel mushroom/red wine reduction sauce, tomatoes stuffed with fresh basil & gorgonzola cheese then baked, twice-baked s...
by GT
Mon Feb 28, 9:26 am
Forum: Channelites Trip Reports
Topic: Midwest Channelites get together
Replies: 15
Views: 1066

sounds fun....sorry i was psychotic & missed it.....let me know if there's a redux
by GT
Thu Feb 17, 10:48 pm
Forum: Channelites Trip Reports
Topic: ODD & EVEN PERSPECTIVES-2004 Trip Day#13
Replies: 13
Views: 1182

at last, a great reason to log in. with a tip o'the hat to bob hope, thanks, lh, for the memories. it's as close to a trip i'll get this year as i have decided to spend the money on a lawyer.

bravo, encore, encore!
by GT
Fri Jul 30, 1:54 pm
Forum: Channelites Trip Reports
Topic: ODD & EVEN PERSPECTIVES-2004 Trip- Day#1
Replies: 44
Views: 3644

at last

i can't add to the above comments other than to say thank you for the walkabout, and congratulations to the both of you on your bliss, may it ever last.

best regards
gt
by GT
Mon May 03, 8:43 pm
Forum: Channelites Trip Reports
Topic: BrandX: Stories and Memories from 'The Dam'/Jan. '04/Part II
Replies: 13
Views: 893

well done

a very fine report...i spent the last few minutes mentally sitting in de kuil; sweet! thanks for writing. Patrick gave me my first Vapo hit at DeKuil last year..great! Porkchop and in feb '03 porkchop gave me MY first vapo hit in nearly the same spot in dekuil. it has apparently become a tradition.
by GT
Fri Apr 30, 7:46 am
Forum: Channelites Trip Reports
Topic: the dog's bollocks, Day One, part three
Replies: 29
Views: 1766

cole porter & some little fat jewish funny guy..."cat balou...cat balou-ou -ou" seriously, one of my all time fave movies...lee marvin hilarious as the drunk gunfighter :-) & thx 4the kind words. but i must lay alliterative claim to the Full monty: "dead on. your description of the depths of...
by GT
Tue Apr 06, 5:00 pm
Forum: Channelites Trip Reports
Topic: Not a trip report, yet.
Replies: 10
Views: 722

congratulations, sir, and thanks for sharing your joy.

i battle the depression too, with mixed results. it is always reassuring to hear a story of success.

spring is the season of rebirth; i can't imagine a more appropriate time to go.

best wishes
gt
by GT
Fri Mar 19, 7:14 am
Forum: Channelites Trip Reports
Topic: Goatman's Trip Report Day One
Replies: 9
Views: 642

what could possibly be more sweet than that first day?

wonderfully told, thanks for your work.

please keep 'em coming.
by GT
Mon Mar 15, 8:28 pm
Forum: Channelites Trip Reports
Topic: Trip report 03/03 to 10/03
Replies: 7
Views: 579

I walked around DeKuil.... looking for the farmer. I strode to the right, I strode to the left... A bottle in front of me, a frontal lobotomy... i'd rather have a free bottle in front of me than a prefrontal lobotomy. All of a sudden, a bald guy sez: "Is that an elephant in your pajamas or are you ...
by GT
Mon Mar 15, 8:12 pm
Forum: Channelites Trip Reports
Topic: LTD punches Otis with a Barney Rubble hash XXXL joint
Replies: 12
Views: 822

i'm glad all you kids are playing nice ;-)

it's so much easier to communicate face to face; email & forums lack the nuances of facial expressions & body language, leading to misunderstanding. meetings like yours help to remind us that we have a lot in common & are a pretty nice bunch of people.
by GT
Mon Mar 15, 8:06 pm
Forum: Channelites Trip Reports
Topic: what's a vaporizer?
Replies: 4
Views: 722

1 welcome to the forum, thanks for joining. 2 check the knowledge base (linked above) for lots of answers already posted; many questions have been answered ad nauseum ;-) 3 this post/question belongs in the coffeeshop forum; don't be surprised if it gets moved there. 4 what the hell, newbies deserve...
by GT
Sun Mar 14, 8:59 am
Forum: Channelites Trip Reports
Topic: just a short note from that other city of canals
Replies: 2
Views: 336

thanks dmac, looking forward to your report... ok, well, ... firstly, mr lh & some others are more complimentary than my work merits...they are my pals, they're sweet, but they tend to exaggerate. secondly, life has it's predictable swells&troughs, plus the stuff we don't see coming over the horizon...
by GT
Wed Mar 10, 7:52 am
Forum: Channelites Trip Reports
Topic: Trip report - Feb 19-24 (Day Two)
Replies: 4
Views: 449

Re: Trip report - Feb 19-24 (Day Two)

Cougar Ric wrote:20/02/04 Day Two
.....! It’s sad when you go somewhere so hospitable that fucking arseholes can’t behave themselves in another country. They show themselves up and tar their well behaved fellow countrymen with the same brush.


amen brother. well spoken. and it applies to people from any country.
by GT
Wed Mar 10, 7:31 am
Forum: Channelites Trip Reports
Topic: My first trip report day 7 and summary
Replies: 9
Views: 621

fine reports, all. i must steal some of your conciseness. ;-)

thanks for taking the time to share.
by GT
Thu Mar 04, 6:44 pm
Forum: Channelites Trip Reports
Topic: GT & the Plumber, 2004 II
Replies: 15
Views: 1192

y'all are too kind. thanks.

OHDave, i'll do what i can...i have undeniable skills in causing women to want ME to go away; maybe i can extend that to you ;-)

anyway, thanks again, we seem to be in a "time of plenty" in the trip report area.
by GT
Thu Mar 04, 6:15 pm
Forum: Channelites Trip Reports
Topic: the dog's bollocks, Day One, part three
Replies: 29
Views: 1766

outstanding sir. it was like i was there. o wait. i Was there ;-) "concrete crevasse" ...one of my favorites, alliteration + vocabulary. and dead on. your description of the depths of debauchery; haunting. i've never viewed writing these things as a contest; we each bring our own tools to the table ...
by GT
Wed Mar 03, 7:59 am
Forum: Channelites Trip Reports
Topic: WW Trip Report Pt 1: Back To The Future
Replies: 6
Views: 699

delightful! thanx 4 sharing. the trips to actual paradise are the indisputBLE BEST; but a well crafted trip report is the cheapest, best substitute EVER. again , my thanks.
by GT
Tue Mar 02, 7:41 pm
Forum: Channelites Trip Reports
Topic: GT & the Plumber, 2004 II
Replies: 15
Views: 1192

GT & the Plumber, 2004 II

Saturday - I Have to Admit It’s Getting Better <soundtrack - Beatles, duh, did you read the title?> Slept like the proverbial logs until, oh 6AM...sigh...good thing we can roll a fattie of this Big Bang + H. Snow....mmm, bed comfy again. Hey! Whattaya mean its 11, we missed the free breakfast? Man, ...
by GT
Thu Feb 26, 4:16 pm
Forum: Channelites Trip Reports
Topic: GT & the Plumber, 2004
Replies: 22
Views: 1899

thanks guys. Otis, did i really start drawing graphs? 10 years @bunn-o-matic corp. can warp a man. the soundtrack really started with ray davies & co. waking me up, & i really heard each tune somewhere along the way. i'm puttting them in the story roughly in the order that i heard them; the accident...
by GT
Wed Feb 25, 10:21 pm
Forum: Channelites Trip Reports
Topic: GT & the Plumber, 2004
Replies: 22
Views: 1899

GT & the Plumber, 2004

Thursday, 5 February...And So It Begins 7 AM. The radio alarm goes off. <soundtrack - Kinks, You Really Got Me> Weather forecast (George Carlin - Tonight’s forecast...dark. Continuing dark through the night, with scattered light towards morning. Oops, where was I) is a blizzard, and the Plumber & I ...
by GT
Wed Feb 25, 7:05 pm
Forum: Channelites Trip Reports
Topic: Haarlem Adventure Part One
Replies: 13
Views: 949

Well, someone didn't worry about "blowing" in that room! Hehehe Pax "blowing" is just an expression, bo ;-) for anything useful the air goes the other way. that map is great. it has adequate detail to be useful for general wandering in amsterdam, haarlem, maastricht, & utrecht, & is laminated for d...

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