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#201 McHand

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Posted 08 March 2015 - 04:31 PM

Just so you guys know--Thomas Kinkade's brother is a TCU professor.  He is in charge of the estate and ironically reads this board.  So do try and keep the comments appropriate.

 

Thank you, but I stand by my statement.

 

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#202 Now in Denton

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Posted 08 March 2015 - 06:48 PM

One time I posted a opinion to have the Olympics at TMS. One member said "It was the stupidest idea he had ever heard " . And one poster told another poster "don't get your panties in a wad" for his opinion about Fort Worth overshadowed by Dallas.  I am ok with different opinions. But why does this guy get away with talk like that ? Do we need to have a brother who is a  TCU professor to have appropriate comments  on our opinions  ?



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Posted 08 March 2015 - 07:45 PM

One time I posted a opinion to have the Olympics at TMS. One member said "It was the stupidest idea he had ever heard " . And one poster told another poster "don't get your panties in a wad" for his opinion about Fort Worth overshadowed by Dallas.  I am ok with different opinions. But why does this guy get away with talk like that ? Do we need to have a brother who is a  TCU professor to have appropriate comments  on our opinions  ?

Those were the good old days "Now in Denton"



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Posted 13 August 2015 - 07:37 PM

Six months on, the Dallas Morning News has an update on the theme park. Or, to be precise, an update on the lack of updates: Planned $3.5 billion Fort Worth theme park still a mystery



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Posted 14 August 2015 - 01:21 PM

Six months on, the Dallas Morning News has an update on the theme park. Or, to be precise, an update on the lack of updates: Planned $3.5 billion Fort Worth theme park still a mystery

 

Ugh... can we please just STOP with this already? We know it's not happening. 


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Posted 15 August 2015 - 01:10 AM

I can easily imagine people in Dallas laughing at us. :laugh:


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Posted 15 August 2015 - 09:30 AM

I'm not quite sure who you mean by "US". Do you mean citizens of Fort Worth? The City of Fort Worth? Members of the Fort Worth Forum? 

 

I can easily see people in Dallas who are aware of the news releases about this fantasy project lifting their eyebrows, scratching their heads, and laughing at each turn in this bizarre story, much the same as informed people in Fort Worth have. But what have the people, the city, or Forum members done to deserve the same treatment. At the first limited news release that hinted at some sort of entertainment complex I suppose the city was excited, but probably a little confused as to why they had not been in touch with this mystery developer, and the citizens probably thought that some sort of alternative Six Flags was perhaps a viable idea, maybe... But there was skepticism among Forum members from the beginning. Yeah, citizens came out to enjoy the free fireworks but I don't think anyone ever really took the bait all the way, except perhaps a few small investors who are too embarrassed at this point to talk about it. I would guess there have been similar and worse schemes floated in Dallas over the years; life in the big city, you know.



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Posted 15 August 2015 - 12:43 PM

I was trying to be funny based on the rivalry between the two cities. :laugh: Please don't take it seriously.


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Posted 17 August 2015 - 10:27 PM

 

Six months on, the Dallas Morning News has an update on the theme park. Or, to be precise, an update on the lack of updates: Planned $3.5 billion Fort Worth theme park still a mystery

 

Ugh... can we please just STOP with this already? We know it's not happening. 

 

 

That video alone was worth the post.


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Posted 18 August 2015 - 08:54 AM

Y'ah know what they used to do to snake oil salesmen here in Cowtown back when ol' Jim Courtright was shirrif?  Git yer hot tar, yer chickin feathers, and yer rail!



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Posted 26 September 2015 - 07:50 AM

It's not over.... Land deal by end of year... sure...

 

 

 

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Posted 28 September 2015 - 12:15 PM

Smoke and mirrors.  Overreach.


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#213 Big Frog II

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Posted 28 September 2015 - 01:17 PM

I wonder how much season passes will be?



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Posted 28 September 2015 - 03:48 PM

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Posted 28 September 2015 - 04:19 PM

I wonder how much season passes will be?



I'm sure the cost will be equal to the ratio of leprechauns to unicorns.

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Posted 26 January 2016 - 09:23 AM

News regarding the Lead Investor for DreamVision Mountain/Dreamscape:

 

http://www.star-tele...le56528318.html

 

Real estate scam in Alabama?



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Posted 26 January 2016 - 10:21 AM

Are we sure these people aren't related to Cleopatra?



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Posted 29 January 2016 - 11:57 PM

Real estate scam in Alabama?

 

I'm shocked.

 

Shocked, I say.


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Posted 22 November 2017 - 08:55 AM

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Since it's close to Thanksgiving, one thing that Fort Worth can't be thankful for are these fly-by-night flim-flam artists.  This qualifies for the "whatever happened to..." column.  I like Jeriat's sense of humor.



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Posted 22 November 2017 - 11:21 AM

The irony of quoting a post with a beating a dead horse gif two years after it was posted...


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Posted 24 November 2017 - 04:43 PM

Maybe they're just waiting for the Panther Island bridges to be completed!

 

They announced a partnership with Provident Global Capital, which I cannot find anything substantial about.

or the T & P redevelopment!







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