This week's book giveaway is in the Java in General forum.
We're giving away four copies of Beginning Java 17 Fundamentals: Object-Oriented Programming in Java 17 and have ishori Sharan & Adam L Davis on-line!
See this thread for details.
Win a copy of Beginning Java 17 Fundamentals: Object-Oriented Programming in Java 17 this week in the Java in General forum!
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three new tin stars

 
Trailboss
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Sometimes a community can be more like a mob. You really test what a person is made of when you see them confronted by such a mob. Will they join the mob? Will they simply leave? Will they use their authority in an inappropriate manner? Or ... will they weather the storm and follow the path that they think is right no matter how much abuse is thrown at them?

It has been almost exactly a year since I'm appointed new sheriffs. And once again, I should have done this a loooooong time ago. By giving these three guys the keys to the whole site, JavaRanch cannot help but be a better place.

Congratulations

<h1>Max Habibi</h1>

<h1>Jason Menard</h1>

and

<h1>Bear Bibeault</h1>

Map, could you please update the contact page to show the new status for these guys?

Jim, could you add them to the sheriffs only mailing list?
 
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Congratulations, guys. Welcome to the sheriff club.
 
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Congratulations, cowpokes! We look forward to your initiation ritual...
 
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Congrats!
 
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Congratulations to you. Wielding a gun instead of a drink, eh? I'm too much of a newbie to say if JavaRanch will ever be the same, but I'm sure Paul knows what he's doing Have one on the house!
 
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Congrats guys. As long as you stay helpful ...
 
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Congrats guys. Well deserved.

Mark
 
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Congrats guys...
 
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Yeeee.... Ha!
 
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Congratulations guys - very well deserved
 
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Well done guys, I was surprised you weren't already, so well deserved
 
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Wow, Look at you.

Congrats
 
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Congrats to the new Sheriffses.
 
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wahoo! welcome to da club!
 
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Congratulations, you three. I've added you to the e-mail list.
 
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Well-deserved indeed. Congratulations!
 
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Wow, this is, sincerely, quite an honor. Thank you, Paul, for the tin star. And I'm extremely grateful to the Javaranch citizenry for providing such a wonderful, bright, and interesting community.

M
[ January 15, 2006: Message edited by: Max Habibi ]
 
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Congratulations to the deserved. May god keep your skills and helpfulness stay with you.
[ January 15, 2006: Message edited by: Kishore Dandu ]
 
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Congratulations guys!
People like you keep us coming to JavaRanch year after year
 
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Kudos.

 
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Congrats to all.

Hey Jason, great timing... now that you got a lot more time on your hands. (I mean with the Pats out of it.) tsk, tsk ;-)
 
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Congrats
 
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Thank you all very much, this really is quite an honor.
 
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Yes, thanks y'all! Like Max and Jason, I'm quite flattered by this honor.
 
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Congratulations Max, Jason and Bear! It's to have you with us.
 
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Congratulations Guys!
 
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Congrats
 
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Welcome guys. I'm sure the old Ranch will be better for it.
 
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I call next tin star.
 
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You're in line behind me; I'm going for seconds.

Congratulations, boys.
 
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Sorry I'm late to the party, but hey, I haven't missed it yet

Congratulations and Welcome to the club!!
 
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Huzzah!

Nice to see the place in good hands.

Congrats, guys.
 
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...What everybody else said, yeah!... (Hic!)

([Drunk] Can somebody tell me where I am? If it's Saturday it must be Belgium, right?... or was it Tuesday?...)

(Hic!) I don't know...

WELCOME!
 
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