This is crazy, hidden symbols on the spine of the BA magazine

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  1. shuajw

    shuajw Aug 12, 2007 Georgia

    I was organizing my BA issues today and happened to notice the recent issues formed a picture

    (Issues 55-72)
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    I'm sure others have noticed this, but I thought it was pretty cool.
     
  2. jl28r1

    jl28r1 Jan 10, 2011 Texas

    That's cool but beer in your picture is cooler! :)
     
  3. shuajw

    shuajw Aug 12, 2007 Georgia

    I did need something to act as bookends :)
     
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  4. Providence

    Providence Feb 24, 2010 Rhode Island

    I dig it. Kind of like finding a hidden song on an album! Ha ha.
     
  5. fehrminator

    fehrminator Jan 26, 2008 North Carolina
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    If you read BA backwards, it tells you to worship Ozzie Osbourne
     
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  6. diesel59

    diesel59 Jan 3, 2012 New York

    very interesting...............
     
  7. shuajw

    shuajw Aug 12, 2007 Georgia

    I guess I'll need to keep subscribing to see the secret message

    B E S U R E T O D R I N K Y O U R D O G F I S H H E A D o_O

    a crummy commercial?!!?!? :mad:
     
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  8. diesel59

    diesel59 Jan 3, 2012 New York

    very nice;)
     
  9. palmdalethriller

    palmdalethriller Dec 26, 2007 California

    Yup. They dropped a hint they'd be doing something like this when they switched over to the perfect binding. I, too, dig it.
     
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  10. shuajw

    shuajw Aug 12, 2007 Georgia

    Nice, I must have missed that on the old forums.
     
  11. nhindian

    nhindian Feb 26, 2010 Pennsylvania
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    Just like my old issues of Nintendo Power!!
     
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  12. shuajw

    shuajw Aug 12, 2007 Georgia

    That's awesome, I had never seen/heard about that
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  13. ffenski

    ffenski Apr 24, 2008 Ohio

    Maxim and Playboy have done the same thing. Or so I've heard!
     
  14. LiquidAmber

    LiquidAmber Feb 20, 2009 Washington

    I just buy those for the spines.
     
  15. krl2112

    krl2112 Nov 10, 2012 Illinois
    Beer Trader

    That's pretty cool.
     
  16. TheMonkfish

    TheMonkfish Jan 8, 2012 Chad

    Is this the answer to the Publius Enigma? Cool that another publication is also doing this.
     
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  17. badbeer

    badbeer Jun 19, 2005 Iowa
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    Too busy reading articles, bro. I never notice these things!
     
  18. beesy

    beesy Jul 21, 2010 Ohio
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    Except these issues never won you a World Championships gold case!!!!!!! (old school video game ultra walez, bro!!!!). Or did they......
     
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  19. shuajw

    shuajw Aug 12, 2007 Georgia

    Updated picture (issues 55-75) :)

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  20. TheNightwatchman

    TheNightwatchman Mar 28, 2009 Pennsylvania

    That's pretty neat. I only have 2 issues so far, so I wouldn't have had the chance to notice yet.
     
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  21. mychalg9

    mychalg9 Apr 8, 2010 Illinois
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    What will those wacky Bros think of next?
     
  22. Ruger

    Ruger Aug 15, 2010 Kentucky
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    That's awesome! Sadly I've missed a couple of issues this year, but I'll be renewing my membership this week.
     
  23. BrettHead

    BrettHead Sep 18, 2010 Nebraska

    That's what I was going to say!
     
  24. jrnyc

    jrnyc Mar 21, 2010 New York
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    and drink HopDevil Ale
     
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  25. Ruger

    Ruger Aug 15, 2010 Kentucky
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    Wonder what this next one is going to be?

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