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Malpine Walis
03-07-2011, 06:02 PM
Well, look what the cat dragged in.

Wow! I have not been around for like ten years or so. Stuff happened and I kinda got lost. Well, I am back.

Dose anyone still remember me or shall I enter as a noob? Frenzy? SBX? Stormy? You out there?

03-07-2011, 11:37 PM
Holy crap!!! Heya Malpine, how's it going? SBX is still around, but Stormy's been awol since PoD or so.

03-08-2011, 05:25 AM
Hello person that I've never met!

Welcome back! :D

Malpine Walis
03-08-2011, 06:21 PM
Hello person that I've never met!

And I can say the same.

I guess that I might as well do a proper intro. As is obvious, I was around a long time ago. I left suddenly because my computer died and I had to take care of that. That was like four computers ago. I was in a place where warranties were something I never wanted to deal with, so I had to learn to build my own computer.

I ended up on the staff of the forum where I learned how to do that. I have been through quite a bit of stuff since then.

Holy crap!!! Heya Malpine, how's it going? SBX is still around, but Stormy's been awol since PoD or so.

So Frenzy, see the avatar. Of course you do. The last time I was around, the internet did not really allow pictures or something. That is the actual cat that does not mind male channelers. He was 18 when he passed.

For those who do not know, there is back story on that. Odd that I even remember it but the night that I met Frenzy, I was not caught up on the books, so I did not know that my twin towers character was not supposed to have a cat. In the chat, Frenzy mentioned that it must be an unusual cat to like a male channeler.

My reply was that if she could find a usual cat, I would call it out as unusual just for being usual.

Wanna stick a face on the name?


I am the bass player.

So is anyone else from the old days around? Professor Snow? Bryan? Gil?

03-08-2011, 11:41 PM
Heya Malpine, long time no see...well, that's not entirely true, I see you ICQ occasionally, but I just figured you went your way and left it at that. Good to see you back though!

There are still a fair number of the old Twin Towers people around, some of them even post on occasion. Well, post here, not in TT. That's been dead for a while.

Zaela Sedai
03-10-2011, 04:32 PM
Welcome back...I guess I won't give you the whole speech :D

03-15-2011, 06:18 AM
gonna go with Sare here. welcome back :)

John Snow
03-19-2011, 06:08 PM
Whoa, Malpine - time happens, eh? I dropped off for a while in a general snit at RJ for being so slow, and figuring I'd wait till the final book finally appears - or any book, come to that - and have been sort of hanging out since. Ya know, now that I think about it, I don't think I've heard an explanation for my favorite theory (the scarred guy in Baerlon was Sammael, who brought along the trollocs and fades) - it might be fun to harass Brandon for an explanation.

03-19-2011, 06:11 PM
I have an answer to that, John:
Sammael is dead. He is dead. He is dead. He may be reborn again, but then he will not remember he was Sammael. He cannot be reincarnated. He is dead.That should be enough to put your theory to rest, now shouldn't it?

John Snow
03-19-2011, 07:39 PM
It most certainly is not - Sammy wasn't dead when the troops were going through Baerlon. Terez thinks she found something to repudiate the theory, but I don't remember what it was....old, absent-minded professor, you know.

Malpine Walis
03-28-2011, 01:14 AM
Well, Prof Snow, time really happens.

Did you look at my video?

Back when you knew me, people told me that I looked like Ted Nugent. Since then, my hair has done pretty much what my father's hair did around the same age. I just could not see long on the sides and not on top, so I did the Telly Savalas deal.

John Snow
04-02-2011, 12:11 AM
just checked out the video. Looks like you guys are having fun with that whole thing. I do music as a hobby, too, but classical singing * opera. If you like classic punk, you might look up a group a friend of mine & his wife have going, Siggy -

Malpine Walis
04-03-2011, 09:45 AM
Well, I checked that band out prof. They are good for me on technical merit but they are not really where I am going musically.

The band that I linked to has basically fallen apart. That happens with bands and I am not disposed to worry about it all that much. So where I am at is trying to get a new band going.

I have a few leads on that.

My keyboard player is, well, not famous but his father is. If you are into jazz, then you might know Conrad Janis. Even if not, you might remember Mindy's father on Mork and Mindy.

The drummer in the linked stuff, He has great talent but he would take his methadone right before a session. His best work comes in the window between pain and nod.

The guitarist is the guy from hell. He tried to make everything be about him. “Umm, dude, if you want the chickies, I am happy for you but you are pushing on 60.” I will never prove the matter but I am told that my living room rug was a drummer's rug at woodstock (possibly pigpen's).

I will play with any of them again but the group is never going to happen again.

Past that, I have a couple of possibilities.

One guy who lives ten stories above me is an old jazz guy. I think that he is my best hit but I need to learn that stuff.

The other guy, well I ran into him kind of accidentally. He is the drummer for Moby (check him on youtube, has over two billion hits).

Also, my brother plays small stuff, mostly on the tin whistle.

So yah, I have a few points which I can work with. They all come with my kilt.