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Foodies from the forum on nomenu.com

ilikeNOLA Oct 19, 2011 10:42 PM

I miss the converstions, recipes and general banter from the board that was shutdown on nomenu.com. Can anyone tell me where most of those people went? I realize this not might be the best place to ask this but I would like to find them.
Peace Out!!

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    JazzyB RE: ilikeNOLA Oct 20, 2011 05:55 AM

    A word of caution: The other sites have litte tolerance for Tom, his self promoting, ( albeit defunct), edited site, or his following. Try: http://forums.neworleans.com/
    It is doubtful you will find Aboy or any of the "followers" under their old monikers lest they suffer the wrath of the board(s).

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      Panama Hat RE: JazzyB Oct 20, 2011 06:15 AM

      Most from tom's old site are on Mr. Lake. aboy still posts a number of time daily and most have stayed under their old monikers. Everyone seems to be much nicer and there are even Thursday lunch get-to-gethers.

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        JazzyB RE: Panama Hat Oct 20, 2011 06:33 AM

        Yea, Mr. Lakes folks are friendlier. I was actually referring to the more cliquish nola forum. I should have made the distinction.

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          ilikeNOLA RE: JazzyB Oct 20, 2011 07:59 AM

          Thank y'all!!! I was really looking to contact aboy, because we went and ate at Kid Creole a couple of weeks ago and that was the bestest (yes I know I said bestest) roast beef po-boy I have ever had.
          Thanks again.
          Peace Out!

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            Hungry Celeste RE: ilikeNOLA Oct 20, 2011 08:01 AM

            Rest assured that you can find Aboy at Mr. Lake's forum. He will be happy to hear from you regarding the poboy.

    2. TaTee RE: ilikeNOLA Oct 21, 2011 11:26 AM

      I, too, miss the camaradie the of that board. I find this board to be primarily for information and that
      is a good thing since many of the participants are out-of-towners.

      a/k/a Double M on the TF board

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        Isabella RE: TaTee Nov 19, 2011 03:35 AM

        Mama Mia! It's been a long time! Part of our old gang were asking about you! Did you know that Anne passed? And yes, some of the posters are on the Mr. Lake board.

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        kibbles RE: ilikeNOLA Nov 20, 2011 07:40 PM

        what happened to the fitzmorris forum?

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          JazzyB RE: kibbles Nov 21, 2011 06:20 AM

          I heard he has become too busy to Keep it up. It probably wouldnt't have been so time consuming if he didn't find it necessary to constantly monitor, edit and delete posts.

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            kibbles RE: JazzyB Nov 21, 2011 08:37 AM

            the guy has issues. i once got into an email debate w/ him about whether good paella should have a crispy bottom (called "socarrat" in spain; i say yes), it went back & forth for days and was not pretty.

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