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"Bob Carver is a Rube" ??? Get a load of this SHIT !!!

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Post Sat Mar 21, 2009 1:10 am

Re: "Bob Carver is a Rube" ??? Get a load of this SHIT !!!

treitz3 wrote:John, the one thing you need to understand is that Bob was talking about someone he knew nothing about......yet to him, sounded snotty and since he is human he just spoke his mind. Doro? Oh, come on man. We are talking about Doro for heaven's sake. He throws shit out there to stir the pot all the time. This time it worked.

Rule of thumb. Take what Doro says and try to get the humor or sarcasm out of it. He's actually a quite knowledgeable guy, respectable and a good person if you can believe it or not. Those that don't know him and his normal comments may not see this. Stick around and give it time. After a while, you'll see the bigger picture.



I plan on it, just wish people actually read each post before they assign blame for bullshit to someone without thinking....
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Post Sat Mar 21, 2009 3:05 am

Re: "Bob Carver is a Rube" ??? Get a load of this SHIT !!!

Just stopped by to see what all the houhah was about. :-"

A few points, if I may:

1. The word, "facetious" would apply to the posts made by Doro and Ricardo over on Polk
Audio.


When Ricardo asked, "Who is this Bob Carver fellow ?", he was being facetious. Is there anyone who's even half-way into Audio that hasn't at least heard of Bob Carver ? Of course not.

When Doro makes the statement, "Bob Carver is a rube", is there anyone on the face of the planet that thinks for one microsecond that Doro is even minutely serious ?
Unfortunately, it appears so. ](*,)
To which I'd have to say, "Good grief !!!".

2. Bob Carver makes good gear. He makes REAL GOOD gear.
Do I own any ? Nope. I can't afford it, simple as that.
Does that make Bob Carver evil ? Heck no !
Bob Carver gear supplies a particular niche in the audio market as does Polk.
Does that make Matthew Polk evil ? Heck no !
Neither gentleman can be "Everything" in their field, from entry level to Uber-Ultra High
End, but each does an honest and respectful job and has contributed nicely to the field of Audio.
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Post Sat Mar 21, 2009 3:17 am

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Howdy Ricardo and Mr. BBL.
Political Correctness...defined

A doctrine fostered by a delusional, illogical minority and rabidly promoted by an unscrupulous mainstream media, which holds forth the proposition that it is entirely possible to pick up a turd by the clean end.



In a recent press conference, President Obama remarked, "If I had a city, it would look just like Detroit."
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Post Sat Mar 21, 2009 3:32 am

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Hello, F1 !

Was going to post some cat pictures, but didn't want to funk up your thread. [-X

Well, gotta go watch Pineapple Express on my DENON AVR988 and Polk speakers.

\:D/
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Post Sat Mar 21, 2009 6:07 am

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Hi Ricardo and mrbigbluelight. Welcome.
engtaz


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Post Sat Mar 21, 2009 8:36 am

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Hi Jesse. You definitely look better in person than in that picture.
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Post Sat Mar 21, 2009 8:38 am

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engtaz wrote:Hi Ricardo and mrbigbluelight. Welcome.


Thanks. But no need to welcome me...I'm more senior than you on this forum.
[-X [-X :)
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Post Sat Mar 21, 2009 9:39 am

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:lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:
but you were HTRookie then
:lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:
engtaz


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C 16, PT 2400, Slim Device, Carver TX-8, 490T and Rega TT w Grado Gold cart in the 2 channel setup
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Carver PM-350 donated for youth church use
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Post Sat Mar 21, 2009 10:21 am

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A great big WELCOME to all who've come over from CP to observe the festivities....

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Post Sat Mar 21, 2009 11:02 am

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Was going to post some cat pictures, but didn't want to funk up your thread.


This mess needs some cat pics, but let's be clear, this isn't my thread.


You definitely look better in person than in that picture.


Hehe....
Political Correctness...defined

A doctrine fostered by a delusional, illogical minority and rabidly promoted by an unscrupulous mainstream media, which holds forth the proposition that it is entirely possible to pick up a turd by the clean end.



In a recent press conference, President Obama remarked, "If I had a city, it would look just like Detroit."
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Post Sat Mar 21, 2009 12:41 pm

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Tubes rule

ah,, thats better :D
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Post Sat Mar 21, 2009 12:48 pm

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Ok, now the tube amps....

(I have heard) for a few different people now, that the Silver-9 Tube amps my father got his hands on are:
"The best Tube amps in the world"

Now just how realistic is that statement ??

I personaly don't khow enough about tubes to take sides with this.
There are obviously more expensive amps out there... but are any of them better ??

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Post Sat Mar 21, 2009 12:56 pm

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There is no best as there are way too many variables. Class over.
Political Correctness...defined

A doctrine fostered by a delusional, illogical minority and rabidly promoted by an unscrupulous mainstream media, which holds forth the proposition that it is entirely possible to pick up a turd by the clean end.



In a recent press conference, President Obama remarked, "If I had a city, it would look just like Detroit."
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Post Sat Mar 21, 2009 12:59 pm

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mrbigbluelight wrote:Hello, F1 !

Was going to post some cat pictures, but didn't want to funk up your thread. [-X

Well, gotta go watch Pineapple Express on my DENON AVR988 and Polk speakers.

\:D/

You either shop at best buy or you don't...... :shock:





JK...Welcome to the forum... :D
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Post Sat Mar 21, 2009 2:11 pm

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Ricardo-HTRookie wrote:Wow, cool forum. You can say the F word here.

Just passing by. On my way out now.



That's right... this IS still America.
For now at least.....


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