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I finished my Eagle Project

Discussion in 'Off-Topic Discussion' started by derekabraham, Mar 16, 2009.

  1. Mar 16, 2009 at 8:48 PM
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    derekabraham

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    Yes believe it or not I am a Boy Scout and I finished up my eagle project yesterday! With the help of the Taco of course. Now I just have to finish my book and have a board of review. :D



    Just thought I would share in case we had any other Eagle Scouts in the TW family. :bananadance:
     
  2. Mar 16, 2009 at 8:49 PM
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    What was your project?
     
  3. Mar 16, 2009 at 8:51 PM
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    I rebuilt a large wooden fence at my school.
     
  4. Mar 16, 2009 at 8:51 PM
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    wat?
    how to actually admit to being a boy/eagle scout and still pull some fine ass trim...haha
     
  5. Mar 16, 2009 at 8:52 PM
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    derekabraham

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    :laugh: That, too.
     
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    :yay: Congratulations, I never made it past Life. I have two older brothers that made Eagle, I never had the discipline for it, again congratulations to you and your family. It will look good on your resume.
     
  8. Mar 16, 2009 at 8:59 PM
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    Thanks man! It only took me 4 years. :rolleyes:
     
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    I was an eagle scout a long time ago. I hated scouting so much that I got to eagle by the age of 14. I grew up in a home where image meant allot to my parents. Me, I could give a rats ass....anyway,this was back in the 80's when kids were disappearing quite a bit. So i went around to schools w/finger print cards and had all the students make them one for their parents. Long story short, one of these cards came in handy in nabbing the hill side strangler here in so cal !
     
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  11. Mar 16, 2009 at 9:14 PM
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    Cool story! I hate it, too. That's why I got Life at 13 and just finished now. I hadn't done anything for 4 years. :eek:
     
  12. Mar 16, 2009 at 9:18 PM
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    well congrats to you on your award. In this day and age most kids are into video games,music,raising hell,etc .................
     
  13. Mar 16, 2009 at 9:19 PM
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    Thanks! Priorities... :D
     
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    Pulling hot trim is the easy part.:cool:

    Congrats on finishing your project man. Get that book finished and make it look good!! The Board of Review is the easy part. YOU GOT THERE MAN!!

    Congrats to your parents and family and friends too...It's a group effort most of the time.


    (Class of '02 Eagle Scout-Hudson Valley Council-Nacha Nimat Lodge)
     
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    congrats on Eagle Scout man. It takes a lot of dedication to make eagle. I was in hte boy scouts for a long time when i was younger but i never did make it to Eagle Scout. Good Job !
     
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    Thank you both. :D
     
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    never made it past life = failing at life??? :D












    sorry i know nothing about this stuff and thats the first smartass thing that popped into my head
     
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    I always wished that I had stayed in the Scout program. Congratulations.
     
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    Congratulations on completing your project, I'm sorry to hear you hate scouting. One of the questions that will be asked during your board of review is "Give me one word that sums up what scouting has taught you". The word they are looking for is "Leadership". Were you involved in the OA?
     
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