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View Poll Results: Which of the following should win UK thread / post of the year?
Comfort Access 1 11.11%
Quality landscaping... 2 22.22%
what are YOU having for lunch? 1 11.11%
e92s or BMWs in general - a target? 5 55.56%
Potholes and damage rim? 0 0%
An Ode To Carlos.... 0 0%
Vote Carlos for Mod 0 0%
Newbies - Say 'H E L L O' HERE! 0 0%
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      02-09-2008, 12:12 PM   #1
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UK Forum: Post / Thread of the Year 08 - VOTE NOW!

Having little else to concentrate on today, I thought about having an award for the UK Post / Thread of the Year.

Just post a link to the thread you're nominating & add a comment if you like.

If we say the competition is open to all posts / threads made since January 07.

As nominations increase, I'll add a poll & that will decide the winning post / thread.

I'm thinking of having an 'Awards Ceremony' at UK5, with some sort of prize being awarded to the winner, which reminds me....Steve.... can you get a couple of 'models' to stand around, looking 'pretty' on the evening of Sat April 26th?

EDIT: Here are the links to the threads you are now voting for:

1 Comfort Access
2 Quality landscaping...
3 what are YOU having for lunch?
4 e92s or BMWs in general - a target?
5 Potholes and damage rim?
6 An Ode To Carlos....
7 Vote Carlos for Mod
8 Newbies - Say 'H E L L O' HERE!


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Thread: Comfort Access
Comment: One of Carlos' 'Friday F**k-ups', Shamzie!

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Comment: One of Carlos' 'Friday F**k-ups', Shamzie!

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Carlos gets my vote, i hadn't seen that post before. Very very amusing!
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Hahaha I missed that Indian Summer one

I think we're going to find a common theme going through the best theads of the year... anyone want to hazard a guess at what it is?! No prizes though...

And for my vote, I have three to put forward:

1) The One About The Quality Landscaped Dragstrip

2) The One About The Simcard

3) My favourite image of the year... (well, I'm biased..!)
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Carl is obviously going to win this one.

Here's a couple Ive found;

http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=73590

http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=73383

I believe that it was because of topics like these that OT was started
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And for my vote, I have three to put forward:

1) The One About The Quality Landscaped Dragstrip
That is just about the funniest thing I have ever read
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Perhaps I should just change the competition to 'UK Forum: Carlos' Post / Thread of the Year 08', then?

Floyd- No, I think Carlos is still confused about Indian Summers in the north-west of England.

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He's not Indian, he's from the North West...

Indian Summer: http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=91907
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It's almost a full year since the following thread:

http://www.e90post.com/forums/showth...ghlight=fridge

Edit .. I have just uncovered evidence of VERBAL ABUSE in the 'comfort access' thread :

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If it's fine with you, I'll just continue verbally abusing you, ok, Carloopy?!

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Edit .. I have just uncovered evidence of VERBAL ABUSE in the 'comfort access' thread :
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It's almost a full year since the following thread:

http://www.e90post.com/forums/showth...ghlight=fridge
Absolute classic! Makes me laugh even now!! We are funny chaps...
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It's almost a full year since the following thread:

http://www.e90post.com/forums/showth...ghlight=fridge

Edit .. I have just uncovered evidence of VERBAL ABUSE in the 'comfort access' thread :
Are you saying Carlos DIDN'T deserve that, NFS?

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Absolute classic! Makes me laugh even now!! We are funny chaps...
Aren't we just.

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Wow - all these threads they are like watchin Alan Partridge!

Funny as Fcuk the first time, and get better the more you read em!!!

Just been sittin here laughing to myself.....missus thinks I am nuts
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Wow - all these threads they are like watchin Alan Partridge!

Funny as Fcuk the first time, and get better the more you read em!!!

Just been sittin here laughing to myself.....missus thinks I am nuts
I'm still thinking about Indian summers in & around Manchester.

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Thread: Thread of The Year 08
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Lets hope we have an Indian Summer for UK5. That will confuse Carlosh!
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Let's face it...it's going to be either the fridge thread, or one about Carlos.
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Another 'classic'!

Thread: An Ode to Carlos
Comment: It was planned to sing this at UK4, but Carlos pulled a 'shamzie', the f***wah.

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Clearly a numpty ^^,how the feck did you miss:

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Clearly a numpty ^^,how the feck did you miss:
Ian, I now have a 'sh*te' bypass filter, which speeds things up for me incredibly well.

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I came across this old thread, which brought back a few memories & nightmares.

Thread: Carlos for Mod!
Comment: Will have to get round to setting up a patent for the CarlAss device.

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