Introduce Yourself

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Re: Introduce Yourself

Postby anticon » Sun May 25, 2014 9:37 pm

General Mackevili wrote:
kiwiincambodia wrote:Hi all, just joined and thought I would introduce myself. I have been in Cambodia awhile now and thought I would give these for thingies a go.
Glad you signed up, and thanks for introducing yourself.
anticon wrote:... just recently upgraded to another Asian country
Upgraded? Are you trying to insult us or something?

JK

Welcome, and glad you're still interested in Cambodia even though you've found yourself some greener pastures.

Thanks man!

upgraded as in no longer in the heady heights of top twenty most corrupt country's.. downgraded tho in the fact my internet here suck way more than digi ever did... (hence week long late reply)

:facepalm:
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Re: Introduce Yourself

Postby General Mackevili » Mon May 26, 2014 7:30 am

anticon wrote:
upgraded as in no longer in the heady heights of top twenty most corrupt country's.. downgraded tho in the fact my internet here suck way more than digi ever did... (hence week long late reply)

:facepalm:
Ha! Those both sound like downgrades to me.

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Re: Introduce Yourself

Postby Joon » Wed May 28, 2014 3:47 pm

In a nutshell: Cambodian, born in France, 34, works in non-profit sector (advocacy), been living in Cambodia since 2003, visited family in France twice, married, a 4-yo son.
Usually friendly, open-minded, and tolerant. Just don't try to test, jest, and banter with me. I have very low tolerance towards people who fail at being smart-asses.
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Re: Introduce Yourself

Postby General Mackevili » Wed May 28, 2014 3:57 pm

Hey Joon! Glad you found your way over! Catch you again soon.

Welcome, and have fun!
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Re: Introduce Yourself

Postby Joon » Wed May 28, 2014 4:05 pm

Thanks and sure, General :thumb:
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Re: Introduce Yourself

Postby UKJ » Thu May 29, 2014 4:56 am

Hi, good luck with the forum. I'm in the UK, and should be heading to PP this winter. It would be great if you guys kept a grip on keyboard warriors, instead of making the mods lol, and stop them chasing away 9/10 newbies.
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Re: Introduce Yourself

Postby General Mackevili » Thu May 29, 2014 8:20 am

UKJ wrote:Hi, good luck with the forum. I'm in the UK, and should be heading to PP this winter. It would be great if you guys kept a grip on keyboard warriors, instead of making the mods lol, and stop them chasing away 9/10 newbies.
Ha! Noted, thanks.

Hope to catch up this winter!
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Re: Introduce Yourself

Postby Garry.Crabtree » Thu May 29, 2014 10:13 am

Greetings all
I'm Garry Crabtree, some of you might know me as a pratt/joker from the "other forum".

Actually, I only make the endless jokes as I personally think that the other forum and its mods, are way too up their own arse. To me, if you cannot laugh at yourself then don't bother opening your mouth.

For those that don't know me, I have been living in Phnom Penh since 1999. I came here as head of a large NGO but have subsequently moved over to the business sector where I have set up and owned about half a dozen for profit businesses.

Now my work involves me travailing all over the world and therefore spend 9-10 months away from Cambodia. That said, this is still my home and is where my (non-Khmer) family is based.

Great idea to set up C.E.O and I'll try to keep my endless prattle to the other site, although I cannot promise that.
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Re: Introduce Yourself

Postby kiwiincambodia » Thu May 29, 2014 10:21 am

OMG he can actually talk.... :shock: :shock: :shock:

he's not just puns!!!

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Re: Introduce Yourself

Postby Milord » Thu May 29, 2014 10:30 am

Garry.Crabtree wrote:Greetings all
I'm Garry Crabtree, some of you might know me as a pratt/joker from the "other forum".

Actually, I only make the endless jokes as I personally think that the other forum and its mods, are way too up their own arse. To me, if you cannot laugh at yourself then don't bother opening your mouth.

For those that don't know me, I have been living in Phnom Penh since 1999. I came here as head of a large NGO but have subsequently moved over to the business sector where I have set up and owned about half a dozen for profit businesses.

Now my work involves me travailing all over the world and therefore spend 9-10 months away from Cambodia. That said, this is still my home and is where my (non-Khmer) family is based.

Great idea to set up C.E.O and I'll try to keep my endless prattle to the other site, although I cannot promise that.
GC, please continue. I've enjoyed you're puns for a while now. '...up their own arse..." is putting it politely! :lol:


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