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    Happy Birthday Ian. I hope that you have a great day today and many clear night skies. Happy Birthday Ian, and with many, many more to come.
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    Default Re: Happy Birthday kanadalainen (Ian)

    Happy Birthday, Ian !!! Hopefully it's ok to call you by first name, it would take me a while to try to spell your handle.
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    Default Re: Happy Birthday kanadalainen (Ian)

    Bonne Fête, mon ami! I hope you're having a great day and work hasn't eaten you yet; I know you're busy..

    Enjoy your day; hope you get some astro goodies!!
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    Happy Birthday Ian, I hope you have an excellent day

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    Default Re: Happy Birthday kanadalainen (Ian)

    Happy Birthday Ian!

    I hope your day is amazing!
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    Default Re: Happy Birthday kanadalainen (Ian)

    HAPPY BIRTHDAY IAN!

    Have a super day!
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    Default Re: Happy Birthday kanadalainen (Ian)

    A Very Very Happy Birthday to you, Ian!!! I hope you have an awesome day my friend!!
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    Default Re: Happy Birthday kanadalainen (Ian)

    Happy Birthday Ian!

    And many more trips around 'Ol Sol!
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    Happy Birthday I!

    All the best!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Makuser View Post
    Happy Birthday Ian. I hope that you have a great day today and many clear night skies. Happy Birthday Ian, and with many, many more to come.
    Thanks Marshall!! I have a couple of log entries to tell you about... some outreach... now that my main projects at work are submitted I can do this.

    Quote Originally Posted by Buckethead View Post
    Happy Birthday, Ian !!! Hopefully it's ok to call you by first name, it would take me a while to try to spell your handle.
    LOL - its a long story...

    Ian is much simpler! er, Ian can be simple, at times.. but... ah well, yes you are correct!! Thanks Buckethead!!

    Quote Originally Posted by TheFatKitty View Post
    Bonne Fête, mon ami! I hope you're having a great day and work hasn't eaten you yet; I know you're busy..



    Enjoy your day; hope you get some astro goodies!!
    Merci beaucoup Mark! I shed my work for a few days ... heading out to the cottage. I talked to my spouse and she agreed with me that I should build a big custom newt for the cabin. So, I am pretty pleased with the outcome of that meeting. Haha Salut!!

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    Happy Birthday Ian, I hope you have an excellent day

    Thanks Gabby!!! It's been awesome so far.

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    Happy Birthday Ian!

    I hope your day is amazing!

    Thanks Bryan, yessir its good and getting better... especially participating with astro folk on this list.

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    HAPPY BIRTHDAY IAN!

    Have a super day!

    THanks Clinton, really appreciate the kind thoughts!


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    A Very Very Happy Birthday to you, Ian!!! I hope you have an awesome day my friend!!

    Its been golden Frankie, thanks for your thoughtful wishes!!

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    Happy Birthday Ian!

    And many more trips around 'Ol Sol!
    THanks Michael -> its been a good year, for sure. I really appreciate your kind wishes.

    Quote Originally Posted by sketrip View Post
    Happy Birthday I!


    All the best!

    Thanks SKE -> all the best and thanks!!


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