Years on BA

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

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  1. kennyo

    kennyo Devotee (451) Jan 30, 2003 New York
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    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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  2. HOP_KING

    HOP_KING Initiate (0) Jan 30, 2013 Illinois

    0 years.
     
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  3. JoeyBeerBelly

    JoeyBeerBelly Initiate (0) Dec 15, 2006 New York

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

    HomeBrewed Initiate (185) Dec 10, 2006 Minnesota
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    7 years for me.
     
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  5. kennyo

    kennyo Devotee (451) Jan 30, 2003 New York
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    usually i don't remember time when i am drunk
     
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  6. TwelveOunces

    TwelveOunces Initiate (0) Nov 7, 2011 Kentucky

    Year and a half. 450 reviews. Its been fun.
     
  7. bditty187

    bditty187 Initiate (0) Jul 10, 2002 Nebraska

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

    beercanman Initiate (0) Dec 17, 2012 Ohio

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

    brikelly Aspirant (269) Apr 11, 2010 Massachusetts
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    When should I answer this question?
     
  10. miketd

    miketd Zealot (516) Mar 2, 2006 Ohio
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    7 years
     
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  11. Benish

    Benish Champion (828) Mar 13, 2013 Wisconsin
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    Joined 2 months ago (I'm a noob). To this day, I spend more time on BA than FB :)
     
  12. Bitterbill

    Bitterbill Poo-Bah (4,684) Sep 14, 2002 Wyoming
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    ^2nd BA I traded with back in 2006.
     
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  13. fx20736

    fx20736 Savant (994) Mar 7, 2009 New York

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

    fredmugs Poo-Bah (1,508) Aug 11, 2012 Indiana
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    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 Initiate (0) Jul 10, 2002 Nebraska

    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 Poo-Bah (4,684) Sep 14, 2002 Wyoming
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    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 Poo-Bah (4,684) Sep 14, 2002 Wyoming
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    Wyoming too but it's still got a long ways to go.
     
  18. Neorebel

    Neorebel Crusader (727) Jun 29, 2005 New Jersey

    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 Defender (682) Apr 3, 2006 Michigan
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    2006 but have been really active the past few years.
     
  20. Nectar

    Nectar Initiate (0) Jan 17, 2013 New Jersey

    2 1/2 months.

    Man I feel old.
     
  21. codysjb

    codysjb Initiate (0) Jun 16, 2010 Prince Edward Island (Canada)
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    almost 3 years, I joined less than a month after I turned 21 so I figure thats pretty good
     
  22. Eriktheipaman

    Eriktheipaman Savant (971) Sep 4, 2010 California
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    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 Devotee (450) Nov 10, 2006 California
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    about 6 1/2 years. But had my 1st craft beer 21 yrs ago. I was a late bloomer
     
  24. Steimie

    Steimie Initiate (0) Jan 7, 2012 Michigan

    8 inches​
     
  25. tbryan5

    tbryan5 Meyvn (1,195) Sep 22, 2012 Louisiana
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    Seven months...but I lurked pretty hard prior to that for a while
     
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  26. yemenmocha

    yemenmocha Poo-Bah (2,459) Jun 18, 2002 Arizona

    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. NoSignsOfPain

    NoSignsOfPain Initiate (0) Jan 16, 2011 California

    About 2.25 years and joined before I turned 21 :O
     
  28. dbrauneis

    dbrauneis Site Editor (5,723) Dec 8, 2007 North Carolina
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    About 5.5 years...
     
  29. aasher

    aasher Poo-Bah (2,463) Jan 27, 2010 Indiana
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    3+ years for me. I wonder how many people who joined in early 2010 will still be around in 10 years.
     
  30. StarRaptor

    StarRaptor Initiate (0) Jun 8, 2010 California

    It's not the years, it's the mileage...

    3ish
     
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  31. RaulMondesi

    RaulMondesi Initiate (0) Dec 11, 2006 California

    7. Although, I really only started to be 'active' at the end of 2012.
     
  32. TheFightingMongooses

    TheFightingMongooses Initiate (0) Nov 14, 2012 New Jersey

    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 Initiate (0) Aug 6, 2002 New York

    Since summer of 02.
     
  34. KhakCane

    KhakCane Initiate (190) Apr 15, 2010 North Carolina
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    3 years this week, and I am finally getting into the world of trading. Boy, was I missing out!?!!
     
  35. woosterbill

    woosterbill Poo-Bah (2,591) Apr 6, 2009 Kentucky
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    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) Nov 24, 2009 Missouri

  37. markgugs

    markgugs Initiate (0) Dec 20, 2006 New Jersey
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    6 1/2 years ago, I used to be waaay more active in '07-'08
     
  38. UCLABrewN84

    UCLABrewN84 Poo-Bah (11,900) Mar 18, 2010 California

    Over 3 years now.
     
  39. draheim

    draheim Poo-Bah (2,400) Sep 18, 2010 Washington
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    I'd guess about 12 to 15 pounds ago.
     
  40. lic217

    lic217 Crusader (739) Aug 10, 2010 Connecticut
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    2.67 years for me. Although I just recently started posting (3 months). I used BA more for the reviews.
     
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