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Tue Mar 26, 2013 1:06 pm


  • Still haven't figured out how to post this witout the link and just posting the video itself... I'll learn. :th2thumbs:
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Tue Mar 26, 2013 1:07 pm
  • nor have you learned how to post the link either...
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Re: 13 years ago today...
Tue Mar 26, 2013 1:12 pm
  • ... Woops... That's embarassing. It was supposed to be a link to destroying to Kingdome.

    Rookie mistake.
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Tue Mar 26, 2013 1:22 pm
  • [youtube][/youtube]

    insert the section in red and only the section in red between the ][ above from a youtube URL

    So this: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aFaEaSWAu60

    Gives you this:

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Tue Mar 26, 2013 1:25 pm
  • I remember taking a tour of the Kingdome in grade school when it first opened. It was a concrete turd then, and it was a concrete turd when they finally put it out of it's misery in 2000.
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Tue Mar 26, 2013 1:27 pm
  • That was a crazy day, my old job had a pretty good view of it from the upper floors. Everyone was there with their families. Fun times!

    Though I kinda miss that ugly old grey dome.
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Tue Mar 26, 2013 1:49 pm
  • Sgt. Largent wrote:I remember taking a tour of the Kingdome in grade school when it first opened. It was a concrete turd then, and it was a concrete turd when they finally put it out of it's misery in 2000.


    But it was OUR turd, Sarge.

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Tue Mar 26, 2013 2:05 pm
  • Can we just have a sticky how to post a youtube. Seems every week someone has to explain the same thing all over again.
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Tue Mar 26, 2013 2:29 pm
  • I remember being in a car on a ski trip and listening to the demolition on the radio. Good memories.
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Tue Mar 26, 2013 2:36 pm
  • SalishHawkFan wrote:Can we just have a sticky how to post a youtube. Seems every week someone has to explain the same thing all over again.



    I think everyone can just go to the FAQ forum where that is available.

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Tue Mar 26, 2013 2:48 pm
  • The Radish wrote:
    SalishHawkFan wrote:Can we just have a sticky how to post a youtube. Seems every week someone has to explain the same thing all over again.



    I think everyone can just go to the FAQ forum where that is available.

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    Can we have a sticky on how to find the FAQ forum?
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Re: 13 years ago today...
Tue Mar 26, 2013 2:49 pm
  • Even though it was a crappy venue, I miss the Kingdome because of my Mariner memories there. I think Griffey left because of Safeco Field.
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Re: 13 years ago today...
Wed Mar 27, 2013 4:21 pm
  • It's a weird video for me to watch. I love our current stadium, but for some reason, it's painful seeing the Kingdome go down.
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Wed Mar 27, 2013 5:37 pm
  • LargentFan wrote:It's a weird video for me to watch. I love our current stadium, but for some reason, it's painful seeing the Kingdome go down.


    Exactly. I was in Europe at the time, so I didn't get the intimate, first-hand experience of this. More like hearsay that something nostalgic and dear to your heart is suddenly gone. And you find it's true after all. Yea, you'll get a shiny new one, but that still doesn't change what was taken.
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Re: 13 years ago today...
Thu Mar 28, 2013 5:52 pm
  • That was shot from the same park where me and the wife watched it from. 'twas a crisp morning, and we had awesome seats! I remember the whole hillside shouting the countdown, then 5 secs after we hit zero.... BOOM, BOOM, BOOM, BOOM, BOOM, BOOM!!!!! CRASHHHHHHHHH........ Massive dust cloud. Probably the most awesome thing I've ever witnessed in person.
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Thu Mar 28, 2013 9:26 pm
  • m0ng0 wrote:what a beautiful day that was!



    Seems to me that there was still money owing on it!! A classic municipal move!
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Re: 13 years ago today...
Thu Mar 28, 2013 10:13 pm
  • Ew, I just read an article that Seattle/King Co. still owes $83 million on the Kingdome.
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Re: 13 years ago today...
Thu Mar 28, 2013 10:22 pm
  • The Radish wrote:
    SalishHawkFan wrote:Can we just have a sticky how to post a youtube. Seems every week someone has to explain the same thing all over again.



    I think everyone can just go to the FAQ forum where that is available.

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    Well FAQ you too Radish :shock:
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Re: 13 years ago today...
Fri Mar 29, 2013 3:43 am
  • I got a piece of the King Dome floor :)
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Re: 13 years ago today...
Fri Mar 29, 2013 3:46 am
  • It's weird how something that doesn't matter to anyone not from around here could feel so profound, bizarre and surreal like that day.
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