What is up with Eric?

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What is up with Eric?

Postby notNRK » Fri May 30, 2003 12:18 am

Eric used to be so pure and good. Now he smokes? Now he drinks? Now he says words that begin with the letter "F?" His hair was so short and his cloths were so bright. Did joining The Long Winters corrupt the poor boy? Please bring back the old Eric. I do not like the new one.

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Postby Unremarkable » Fri May 30, 2003 8:41 am

He tried to bum a cigarette off of me after the Snoqualmie Pass show. Too bad I don't smoke.

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awwww.

Postby stephanie » Fri May 30, 2003 10:40 am

He is still pure and good in his heart.
That's what counts.

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In Eric's Defense. . .

Postby Devon&Steph » Fri May 30, 2003 10:51 am

You obviously didn't know him very well. We're proud of him- he's doing really well and having fun. We never knew Eric to be a bright clothed/non-smoker/non-swearing/short-haired person in all the years that we've known him.
There is nothing wrong with being un-ostentatious like he was.
Good luck Eric, hope to see you at a show soon,
Devon & Steph

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Ha!

Postby Moni » Fri May 30, 2003 12:30 pm

stephanie wrote:He is still pure.


You have no idea.
Just kidding
Of course you're right :)
Just don't tell him he looks like Mike Mills

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i <3 eric.

Postby mildlyrestarted » Fri May 30, 2003 1:22 pm

eric is made of hearts and rainbows. and sweet fire. or something.

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Re: What is up with Eric?

Postby SLR » Fri May 30, 2003 10:22 pm

notNRK wrote:Eric used to be so pure and good. Now he smokes? Now he drinks? Now he says words that begin with the letter "F?" His hair was so short and his cloths were so bright. Did joining The Long Winters corrupt the poor boy? Please bring back the old Eric. I do not like the new one.


Are you serious with this? Damn Christain rock. He doesn't smoke much, drink much or curse much for that matter. What does short hair and bright clothes have to do with anything? He's not in Wham, he's in The Long Winters and it's not the band, it's American culture. He's not a boy anymore. He's becoming an intelligent, considerate and extremely talented man. So there.

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Re: i <3 eric.

Postby mad as cat » Sat May 31, 2003 7:55 am

mildlyrestarted wrote:eric is made of hearts and rainbows. and sweet fire. or something.


Hee.

Teabag...

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Postby Moni » Sat May 31, 2003 9:48 am

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Re: What is up with Eric?

Postby Shane » Sat May 31, 2003 11:01 am

notNRK wrote:Eric used to be so pure and good.


What does smoking, drinking and cursing have to do wth "pure and good?"
Eric is an extremely talented musician doing what he loves to do. You should be happy for him. And he is still about as pure and good as anybody you are likely to find in this day and age.

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Postby John » Sun Jun 01, 2003 2:36 pm

Eric and I were talking in our room in Ottawa, Ontario Canada last night and I mentioned this post. He shrugged his shoulders and said, "Actually, being in this band has kinda mellowed me out."

Then he went back to his computer.

Meanwhile, down the hall, Nada Surf was setting fire to their mattresses.

There you have it, worrywarts.

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Postby Eric » Sun Jun 01, 2003 3:25 pm

this is true. i haven't done elephant tranquilizers once since i joined the band.

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Postby Moni » Sun Jun 01, 2003 5:56 pm

Eric wrote:this is true. i haven't done elephant tranquilizers once since i joined the band.

Sweet. Is there a way I could get the unconsumed supplies then?


Nada Surf was setting fire to their mattresses

Did anyone take pictures? I'd pay to see that

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Postby call me stupid » Sun Jun 01, 2003 6:00 pm

Eric wrote:this is true. i haven't done elephant tranquilizers once since i joined the band.


Haha.

"I like you man, but you're crazy"

*(does anyone get this movie reference?)

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Postby Moni » Sun Jun 01, 2003 6:11 pm

call me stupid wrote:*(does anyone get this movie reference?)


darn - give me a hint!

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Postby Damien_82 » Sun Jun 01, 2003 7:23 pm

So funny. Elephant tranqs are bad, I hear. Chicken bad...Mess you up!

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Postby BladeRunner » Sun Jun 01, 2003 7:59 pm

call me stupid wrote:"I like you man, but you're crazy"

*(does anyone get this movie reference?)


I'm gonna say Apocalypse Now.

It was something Dennis Hopper said.

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eric not swear?

Postby kramerface » Sun Jun 01, 2003 11:28 pm

when did eric not swear, he used to yell swear words and blame it on me when we were kids. i learned all my good swears from him!! thanks brotha

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Postby meg » Mon Jun 02, 2003 8:47 am

John wrote:Meanwhile, down the hall, Nada Surf was setting fire to their mattresses.


Y'alls shoulda stayed in a hotel with heat.

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Postby Unremarkable » Mon Jun 02, 2003 9:03 am

meg wrote:
John wrote:Meanwhile, down the hall, Nada Surf was setting fire to their mattresses.


Y'alls shoulda stayed in a hotel with heat.


That's Canada for you.


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