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Years on BA

Discussion in 'Beer Talk' started by kennyo, Apr 7, 2013.

  1. kennyo

    kennyo Savant (445) New York Jan 30, 2003

    i just realized, must of been all the beer that i have been advocating, that at the end of January, it was my 10th anniversary as a member of the site. No big thing but like they say "Time flies when you are advocating beer"
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    HOP_KING Aficionado (225) Illinois Jan 30, 2013

    0 years.
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  3. JoeyBeerBelly

    JoeyBeerBelly Initiate (0) New York Dec 15, 2006

    Congrats on the milestone but I always say "time flies when you're drunk". Cheers!
  4. HomeBrewed

    HomeBrewed Savant (400) Minnesota Dec 10, 2006

    7 years for me.
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  5. kennyo

    kennyo Savant (445) New York Jan 30, 2003

    usually i don't remember time when i am drunk
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  6. Year and a half. 450 reviews. Its been fun.
  7. bditty187

    bditty187 Champion (780) Nebraska Jul 10, 2002

    I joined July 10, 2002.... this site has changed alot since then!
  8. beercanman

    beercanman Savant (485) Ohio Dec 17, 2012

    5 months. One day I will be one of you old timers.
  9. brikelly

    brikelly Savant (430) New Hampshire Apr 11, 2010

    When should I answer this question?
  10. miketd

    miketd Advocate (520) Ohio Mar 2, 2006

    7 years
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  11. Benish

    Benish Advocate (625) Wisconsin Mar 13, 2013

    Joined 2 months ago (I'm a noob). To this day, I spend more time on BA than FB :)
  12. Bitterbill

    Bitterbill Poobah (1,245) Wyoming Sep 14, 2002

    ^2nd BA I traded with back in 2006.
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  13. fx20736

    fx20736 Advocate (530) New York Mar 7, 2009

    4 years as of Mar. 7th, although I only started writing reviews 2 years ago.
  14. fredmugs

    fredmugs Champion (925) Indiana Aug 11, 2012

    I don't have a year in yet but I'll be much better when I get about 3 years on here.
  15. bditty187

    bditty187 Champion (780) Nebraska Jul 10, 2002

    That was many moons ago... the quality and selection of beer in Nebraska has improved quite a bit since then.
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  16. Bitterbill

    Bitterbill Poobah (1,245) Wyoming Sep 14, 2002

    September 14th will mark my 11th year on BA. Today, I just noticed, I hit the 12 year mark on Rate Beer.
  17. Bitterbill

    Bitterbill Poobah (1,245) Wyoming Sep 14, 2002

    Wyoming too but it's still got a long ways to go.
  18. Neorebel

    Neorebel Savant (375) New Jersey Jun 29, 2005

    Very cool! I started drinking craft in 2003, and joined the site in 2005. For a while I even subscribed to the print magazine, and enjoyed reading reviews. I did not feel ready to write my own until 2011...
  19. szmnnl99

    szmnnl99 Advocate (705) Michigan Apr 3, 2006

    2006 but have been really active the past few years.
  20. Nectar

    Nectar Savant (310) New Jersey Jan 17, 2013

    2 1/2 months.

    Man I feel old.
  21. almost 3 years, I joined less than a month after I turned 21 so I figure thats pretty good
  22. Cheers! 2 1/2 years for me but as much time as I spend on here and all the changes the site has gone through it feels longer.

    Not to mention all the cool people I have met through BA. Almost everyone here is cool and I've been lucky to meet a good number in person.
  23. Siggy125

    Siggy125 Advocate (545) California Nov 10, 2006

    about 6 1/2 years. But had my 1st craft beer 21 yrs ago. I was a late bloomer
  24. Steimie

    Steimie Initiate (0) Michigan Jan 7, 2012

    8 inches​
  25. tbryan5

    tbryan5 Savant (490) Louisiana Sep 22, 2012

    Seven months...but I lurked pretty hard prior to that for a while
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  26. yemenmocha

    yemenmocha Poobah (1,235) Arizona Jun 18, 2002

    11 years this summer for me, but I think I was active on the site before then... my memory could be off but I thought we were posting in forums without usernames before then (it was a long, long time ago).
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  27. About 2.25 years and joined before I turned 21 :O
  28. dbrauneis

    dbrauneis Site Editor (960) North Carolina Dec 8, 2007 Staff Member

    About 5.5 years...
  29. aasher

    aasher Champion (945) Indiana Jan 27, 2010

    3+ years for me. I wonder how many people who joined in early 2010 will still be around in 10 years.
  30. It's not the years, it's the mileage...

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  31. 7. Although, I really only started to be 'active' at the end of 2012.
  32. The best part about this is I hear it in Archie Bunker's voice.

    It's been 5 months for me. I need to start reviewing more beers!
  33. dmeadows

    dmeadows Savant (310) New York Aug 6, 2002

    Since summer of 02.
  34. 3 years this week, and I am finally getting into the world of trading. Boy, was I missing out!?!!
  35. Friday was my 4-year BA anniversary, and I completely forgot. I'll have to open something special next year for the fifth.
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  36. Jake1605

    Jake1605 Initiate (0) Missouri Nov 24, 2009

  37. markgugs

    markgugs Poobah (1,010) New Jersey Dec 20, 2006

    6 1/2 years ago, I used to be waaay more active in '07-'08
  38. Over 3 years now.
  39. draheim

    draheim Poobah (1,050) Washington Sep 18, 2010

    I'd guess about 12 to 15 pounds ago.
  40. lic217

    lic217 Advocate (540) Connecticut Aug 10, 2010

    2.67 years for me. Although I just recently started posting (3 months). I used BA more for the reviews.
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