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I'd point out that the OP probably doesn't really care. His posts are from 2002... EIGHT FREAKING YEARS AGO. If he hasn't finished his research by now...he's dead.
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HEY GUYS—

I'd point out that the OP probably doesn't really care. His posts are from 2002... EIGHT FREAKING YEARS AGO. If he hasn't finished his research by now...he's dead.
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Once it's up on the board with a recent couple of posts, only about half the time do I bother to check for the starting date.

And if I'm looking for an answer to a question (as here), I don't particularly care whether OP is now in a nursing home. But i wonder about whoever *found* the 8 year-old post and set out to actually answer it.
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