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In Honor of Les (the Radish)
Sun Sep 14, 2014 6:01 am
  • Some may find this strange, I admit it kinda is.
    I've been racking my brain trying to come up with something I could do to honor Les today, GameDay.
    This is what I came up with....
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    Obviously he won't be in it but Les has a seat at today's Game vs the Chargers.
    For those of you at the game, maybe you could go by the seat and leave a bag of peanuts or a coke.
    Section V18 row9 seat12.
    Again I know this is kinda strange but it's what came to me and I did it.
    I'll put this info in a couple other places so it hopefully won't be missed.
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Re: In Honor of Les (the Radish)
Sun Sep 14, 2014 6:21 am
  • Thanks for this, Lon.

    You and Stache have done a very cool thing here.

    I think the first one that gets to that seat might chat with the guests adjacent to it and let them know that somebody very special is sitting there today. Maybe offer them a nice refreshment to assist us in honoring our fallen comrade?

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Re: In Honor of Les (the Radish)
Sun Sep 14, 2014 6:37 am
  • I don't even know the guy but honestly.. This almost made me tear up. This is an awesome thing to do.
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Re: In Honor of Les (the Radish)
Sun Sep 14, 2014 6:41 am
  • Awww man that's so sweet of you.
    Gonna admit i got teary eyed.

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Re: In Honor of Les (the Radish)
Sun Sep 14, 2014 6:59 am
  • Bravo Lon,
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Re: In Honor of Les (the Radish)
Sun Sep 14, 2014 7:08 am
  • That is a really nice thing to do. Pretty cool.
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In Honor of Les (the Radish)
Sun Sep 14, 2014 7:09 am
  • Thanks for the props guys but this ain't about me. It's about Honoring one of our own.
    Yea I know I didn't need to post it, bla bla.
    But seriously,I regret not doing something for him while he was still with us. And it reminds me that too often we don't do things we wish we had.
    Please take this time to tell somebody what they mean to you. Hug a loved one an extra time today. Help that old lady get across the road.
    Remember that we have no promise of tomorrow.
    :{)
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Re: In Honor of Les (the Radish)
Sun Sep 14, 2014 7:11 am
  • Call Big Brothers and see if a kid can have that seat. It's what Les would have wanted.
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Re: In Honor of Les (the Radish)
Sun Sep 14, 2014 7:17 am
  • SalishHawkFan wrote:Call Big Brothers and see if a kid can have that seat. It's what Les would have wanted.



    What a great idea in Honor of Les.... :les:
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Re: In Honor of Les (the Radish)
Sun Sep 14, 2014 7:20 am
  • Class act,man. Teary-eyed for sure.
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Re: In Honor of Les (the Radish)
Sun Sep 14, 2014 7:20 am
  • Well done Lon.
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Re: In Honor of Les (the Radish)
Sun Sep 14, 2014 7:48 am
  • I think the majority of 12's that you'll see at the game won't know about this. Please, tell everyone you see to lay down a pack of Skittles for the Radish.
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Re: In Honor of Les (the Radish)
Sun Sep 14, 2014 7:56 am
  • SalishHawkFan wrote:Call Big Brothers and see if a kid can have that seat. It's what Les would have wanted.


    I'm all for it, if somebody can get it done. :{)
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Re: In Honor of Les (the Radish)
Sun Sep 14, 2014 8:06 am
  • Very cool of you to do that..
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Re: In Honor of Les (the Radish)
Sun Sep 14, 2014 8:08 am
  • I've just bought some radishes. Best i could do from here. They will be nice with my lunch at work.
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Re: In Honor of Les (the Radish)
Sun Sep 14, 2014 8:10 am
  • pmedic920 wrote:
    SalishHawkFan wrote:Call Big Brothers and see if a kid can have that seat. It's what Les would have wanted.


    I'm all for it, if somebody can get it done. :{)


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    They are closed today :?

    Also, I hate to put everything back on medic, but they will probably want to contact him regardless to faciliate the transfer. Maybe we contact the number at 619 614 5151 that's on the ticket? That's for the stadium, not sure how that would play out though.
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Re: In Honor of Les (the Radish)
Sun Sep 14, 2014 8:17 am
  • I'm happy to PM my phone to anybody that needs it.
    I don't have FB or twitter either.
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Re: In Honor of Les (the Radish)
Sun Sep 14, 2014 8:31 am
  • Awesome idea, I hope someone is able to get a photo of the chair after the game in remembrance of Les.
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Re: In Honor of Les (the Radish)
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Re: In Honor of Les (the Radish)
Sun Sep 14, 2014 8:37 am
  • Great idea, Lon. Good on ya!
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Re: In Honor of Les (the Radish)
Sun Sep 14, 2014 8:38 am
  • I texted Mark (Rock) and Todd (Aros) to see if we can't get a 12 jersey hanging over the back of that seat today.
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Re: In Honor of Les (the Radish)
Sun Sep 14, 2014 8:54 am
  • A fitting gesture. That is beyond awesome.

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Re: In Honor of Les (the Radish)
Sun Sep 14, 2014 9:07 am
  • Wow, this is awesome. The thoughtfulness of some people amazes me.
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Re: In Honor of Les (the Radish)
Sun Sep 14, 2014 9:22 am
  • Great ideas all around everybody. Well done!
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Re: In Honor of Les (the Radish)
Sun Sep 14, 2014 10:28 am
  • Blitzer88 wrote:Great ideas all around everybody. Well done!

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Re: In Honor of Les (the Radish)
Sun Sep 14, 2014 10:31 am
  • This just reinforces two things that I always knew

    1) .NET is more than a message board. It's a community and a family

    2) Les and his heart have touched many many people probably more than he ever knew
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Re: In Honor of Les (the Radish)
Sun Sep 14, 2014 10:39 am
  • The Avatar of the 12 flag at half staff is appropriate.
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Re: In Honor of Les (the Radish)
Sun Sep 14, 2014 10:53 am
  • This hurts me, even though I never knew him in person but we spoke about a lot of stuff personally. I have a lot of PMs between him and myself. Yesterday it was hard to celebrate my birthday when it also shares the passing of a beloved .net member. Almost surreal to think a day of life is one also now of passing.







    Of course it means I'll have to double up my drinks on my birthday's here on out for Les :les:
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Re: In Honor of Les (the Radish)
Sun Sep 14, 2014 11:08 am
  • pmedic920 wrote:Some may find this strange, I admit it kinda is.
    I've been racking my brain trying to come up with something I could do to honor Les today, GameDay.
    This is what I came up with....
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    Obviously he won't be in it but Les has a seat at today's Game vs the Chargers.
    For those of you at the game, maybe you could go by the seat and leave a bag of peanuts or a coke.
    Section V18 row9 seat12.
    Again I know this is kinda strange but it's what came to me and I did it.
    I'll put this info in a couple other places so it hopefully won't be missed.
    :{)

    Very cool jesture. We all know he will be there now they can't throw him out. :)
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Re: In Honor of Les (the Radish)
Sun Sep 14, 2014 11:13 am
  • That is a strange gesture you did. Normal people wouldn't do this, then again you, and a lot of other people on this board are not normal. I thank God for that.

    Very cool.
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Re: In Honor of Les (the Radish)
Sun Sep 14, 2014 11:42 am
  • Thanks for purchasing the ticket. Great idea!
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Re: In Honor of Les (the Radish)
Sun Sep 14, 2014 12:02 pm
  • This is Awesome on every level. What a great way to show kindness to another 12. You sir, are a good dude.

    I hope by end of game that seat is filled with tokens of kindness from both Seahawks and Chargers fans.

    RIP Radish.
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Re: In Honor of Les (the Radish)
Sun Sep 14, 2014 2:45 pm
  • Great idea(s)..Les can never be replaced nor honored enough..Rip #12 Radish
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Re: In Honor of Les (the Radish)
Sun Sep 14, 2014 2:49 pm
  • Awesome gesture! Love it!
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Re: In Honor of Les (the Radish)
Sun Sep 14, 2014 3:08 pm
  • Very cool Pmed.
    I enjoy ruining threads by making them about personal attacks and then commenting about how personal attacks make the other person's argument invalid.

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Re: In Honor of Les (the Radish)
Sun Sep 14, 2014 3:19 pm
  • I just checked my eMail and found a msg from Darlene (Mrs.Norton)
    She is having trouble logging onto .Net.
    She just wanted to see what we were saying.
    The email probably went to Les's entire address book.
    Please if you can help her log on, do so.
    I think she would be Honored at the outpouring of emotion here.
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Re: In Honor of Les (the Radish)
Sun Sep 14, 2014 3:36 pm
  • Wonderful gesture, shame the Hawks didn't turn up for Radish.

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Re: In Honor of Les (the Radish)
Sun Sep 14, 2014 3:44 pm
  • Wow nice work.
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Re: In Honor of Les (the Radish)
Sun Sep 14, 2014 4:43 pm
  • I'm bumping to ask y'all to check your email. Many of you will have a note from Mrs. Radish. She needs some help logging into .net
    Please help her if you can.
    I'm guessing she needs a password or something.
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Re: In Honor of Les (the Radish)
Sun Sep 14, 2014 6:02 pm
  • Very nice of you...I'm going to raise my 12th Man flag at the Denver game Sunday, in memory of Les.
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Re: In Honor of Les (the Radish)
Sun Sep 14, 2014 7:38 pm
  • Wow. Nice. I also like how some people have changed their icons to a Radish.
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Re: In Honor of Les (the Radish)
Sun Sep 14, 2014 8:33 pm
  • Seat #12!!!
    Great gesture.
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Re: In Honor of Les (the Radish)
Mon Sep 15, 2014 3:30 am
  • Sealake80 wrote:Wow. Nice. I also like how some people have changed their icons to a Radish.


    Not only that, but some of us went with actual "Pithy" Radishes.

    :les:

    Did anyone visit, sit in, decorate, or otherwise check-in on Les' seat during the game?
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Re: In Honor of Les (the Radish)
Mon Sep 15, 2014 4:07 am
  • I'm not quite a regular in this forum and didn't really know The Radish well enough to call him a friend, but he was a 12th man brother like you all are, and as such, I feel obligated to express my condolences.
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Re: In Honor of Les (the Radish)
Mon Sep 15, 2014 4:22 am
  • That was very nice.
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Re: In Honor of Les (the Radish)
Mon Sep 15, 2014 4:56 am
  • Very nice gesture. Condolences to his family and friends. He will surely be missed.
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Re: In Honor of Les (the Radish)
Mon Sep 15, 2014 5:41 am
  • ZorntoLargent wrote:Seat #12!!!
    Great gesture.


    First to notice. Or at least first to mention. :)
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Re: In Honor of Les (the Radish)
Mon Sep 15, 2014 5:52 am
  • Here you go. Thanks to my buddy Jason for getting his friends to take it. The folks holding the flag were Chargers fans.
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In Honor of Les (the Radish)
Mon Sep 15, 2014 5:53 am
  • Heck yea.
    Thanks for posting. :)

    And thanks to the bolt fans.
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Re: In Honor of Les (the Radish)
Mon Sep 15, 2014 5:58 am
  • pmedic920 wrote:Some may find this strange, I admit it kinda is.
    I've been racking my brain trying to come up with something I could do to honor Les today, GameDay.
    This is what I came up with....
    Image

    Obviously he won't be in it but Les has a seat at today's Game vs the Chargers.
    For those of you at the game, maybe you could go by the seat and leave a bag of peanuts or a coke.
    Section V18 row9 seat12.
    Again I know this is kinda strange but it's what came to me and I did it.
    I'll put this info in a couple other places so it hopefully won't be missed.
    :{)


    Man....Ya gotta love this place, and a good many folks that come here too.
    pmedic?, this is absolutely got to be one of the classiest moves I think I've ever seen here in .NET


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