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Rikkitic

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#275991 20-Sep-2020 15:59
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I see MikeB4 has become marked as an 'inactive user', probably sometime today. I can't imagine him doing anything to get banned so I just hope it isn't due to his health issues. I crossed swords with him a few times here but he added value to the community and I will miss him. I hope he returns.

 

  





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  #2568722 20-Sep-2020 16:23
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Sadly MikeB4 asked to have his account disabled. He did post a public message but I thought it was better not. I can restore if wanted.




 

 

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  #2568736 20-Sep-2020 17:24
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I'm sorry to see him go.


 
 
 
 


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  #2568747 20-Sep-2020 18:30
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MikeB4 was/is a valued member of the community and it's sad to see him go. I hope he's alright and we see him back some time soon.






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  #2568748 20-Sep-2020 18:42
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Mike is not the only one to fade away. In some cases I wonder if their professional associations preferred them to become invisible. Hopefully real life just became too busy. In any case their helpful advice is missed.

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  #2568750 20-Sep-2020 18:47
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Bring back Mike. 

 

Hope he didn't take anything personally. 

 

Forums are a terrible way to communicate and you cannot read tone in words. 

 

His contributions were valuable and often provided a different perspective to consider. 


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  #2568751 20-Sep-2020 18:47
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I am sad to hear this. Mike made significant contributions to this community, regardless of whether you are in agreement with him.

 

I know that he had significant health challenges so I hope he is okay. 


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  #2568754 20-Sep-2020 19:07
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No good when someone decides to quit Geekzone see you Mikeb4 and take care


 
 
 
 


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  #2568759 20-Sep-2020 19:24
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If you're reading this, hope all is OK @mikeb4


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  #2568763 20-Sep-2020 19:36
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freitasm: He did post a public message but I thought it was better not.

 

 

Do you mean that anyone who saw the message when it was posted shouldn't discuss it? The above sentence is a bit incomplete.

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  #2568831 20-Sep-2020 20:43
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I think we shouldn't discuss Mike or his motives at all. Just the fact that he is missed and we wish him well.

 

 





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  #2568850 20-Sep-2020 21:23
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Noticed this as well, I liked Mikes level head, he had a way with his words that always made me think twice

 

All the best Mike, take care mate 


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  #2568891 21-Sep-2020 05:54
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I do hope his health is ok. I hope it was his choice to go, not one made for him.

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  #2568899 21-Sep-2020 06:52
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Only know of Mike through GZ. Understood that he was not in the best of health - but thought he recently told us that things were on the improve for him. So, sorry to hear this. All the very best to him.





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  #2568972 21-Sep-2020 09:06
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Sorry to see him go.  Wish you all the best Mike if you ever come back for a look.





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  #2568988 21-Sep-2020 09:43
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neb:

 

freitasm: He did post a public message but I thought it was better not.

 

Do you mean that anyone who saw the message when it was posted shouldn't discuss it? The above sentence is a bit incomplete.

 

 

@MikeB4 wasn't banned, he asked to have his account locked out. This means you can be free to discuss anything related to it as it was not a mod's decision.

 

Personally, I would welcome @MikeB4 back at any time. 





 

 

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