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The One Ring Forums: Off Topic: The Pollantir:
It's Founders Day Eve! What the heck does that mean?
Poll: It's Founders Day Eve! What the heck does that mean?
A great excuse to spend hours on TORn on April 26
Hooray! Time to get out my party clothes!
What Durin's Day was called before Tolkien decided Founder was a bad name for a dwarf...
Today is the day before the anniversary of the founding of the one website to rule them all, forged by the hands of the Founders themselves!
Beats me! I haven't founded no eves, sir, honest!
Other -- tell us what you are looking forward to on April 26!
View Results (40 votes)


Apr 25 2013, 5:36pm

Post #1 of 12 (852 views)
It's Founders Day Eve! What the heck does that mean? Can't Post

Tomorrow is April 26 -- a day of special magnificence around here!

Here's a poll to help you get in the mood for the big day to come...have fun!

(If you are newer and want to know more, we'll be glad to tell you -- ask here, or PM me for more details. Or just show up on the boards tomorrow and find out!)Smile

Happy Founders Day Eve -- and See YOU on Founders Day!


Apr 25 2013, 5:39pm

Post #2 of 12 (396 views)
What is it? [In reply to] Can't Post



Apr 25 2013, 5:53pm

Post #3 of 12 (392 views)
ok, here's a hint... [In reply to] Can't Post

You just posted your question on the website that was established on April 26!Smile

It's also generally a good excuse to party around here...and to hear and tell a few great stories about how this place came to be. Fun day, with games and entertaining posts, hope you can join us!


Apr 25 2013, 5:57pm

Post #4 of 12 (387 views)
I will definitely be here! [In reply to] Can't Post

(Now I just feel silly for asking what it is.)BlushLaugh


Apr 25 2013, 6:01pm

Post #5 of 12 (397 views)
ah, well, that just means you will be all set for tomorrow! [In reply to] Can't Post

..by the end of the day, many of us will be quite silly, not to worry!

Glad you will be able to join us -- look for the Founders Day posts, there won't be as many as we have had in some years, but there will be a few fun things going on to join in on.


Apr 25 2013, 7:30pm

Post #6 of 12 (371 views)
Using it as a verb ... [In reply to] Can't Post

Are you planning on bringing down TORn weaver?! There will be no foundering tomorrow.



Apr 25 2013, 7:55pm

Post #7 of 12 (374 views)
ha! well, you might just have inspired the Founders Day theme song with that reply..... [In reply to] Can't Post

"Here we go a Found-a-ring, a Found-a-ring we go..."

Has a nice "one ring" to it, don't you think? Cool

See you at the party and thanks for the treats I hear you are bringing!


Apr 25 2013, 9:22pm

Post #8 of 12 (369 views)
We need a Founders Day lyrics thread! [In reply to] Can't Post

Let's see ...

TheOneRing.net goes ever on and on
Originating from 4 Founders where it began
Now far ahead the site has gone
And we must celebrate, if we can.

Providing fans with Tolkien news
Until the Last Battle and Day of Doom
Where many friends and strangers meet
And wither then? Only the PTB can say.


Apr 25 2013, 9:35pm

Post #9 of 12 (348 views)
bravo! [In reply to] Can't Post

You have some skill with a lyric, sir!

You have me thinking now about making this part of the fun tomorrow...hoom...hmm..will PM you about that!

One Ringer
Tol Eressea

Apr 25 2013, 9:59pm

Post #10 of 12 (343 views)
I approve. [In reply to] Can't Post

Very clever, Master Daniel. Cool


Apr 25 2013, 10:52pm

Post #11 of 12 (373 views)
Excellent brother penquin [In reply to] Can't Post

That'll set the moot mood. This is just what is needed, fresh spirit to enliven the holiday.
What kind of fish you want for dinner? I'll swim out and git it.Laugh

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Apr 26 2013, 4:35pm

Post #12 of 12 (651 views)
'T was the night before Founder's Day [In reply to] Can't Post

when all through the board
Not a creature was stirring
Not even the troll hoard


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