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Different versions of book.

Post  Lindacol on 12/26/2011, 10:34 pm

Today I saw this version of the book in the seed rack at HD. It is a small book for $4.99.





The regular book pictured below was available in the book/magazine area. Not sure of the price but think it was something like $17.





I can see where newbies might be confused..

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Re: Different versions of book.

Post  janezee on 12/26/2011, 10:45 pm

There was a thread about this last month:

http://squarefoot.creatingforum.com/t9315-how-much-corn-per-sfg-square

Some chapters are missing from the shorter version.

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Re: Different versions of book.

Post  Lindacol on 12/26/2011, 10:53 pm

@janezee wrote:There was a thread about this last month:

http://squarefoot.creatingforum.com/t9315-how-much-corn-per-sfg-square

Some chapters are missing from the shorter version.



I remember that thread but I searched & couldn't find it tonight. I don't recall seeing the different covers before and thought it might help to see the difference.

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Re: Different versions of book.

Post  janezee on 12/26/2011, 11:03 pm

I love pictures! Very helpful!
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newbies

Post  james lujack on 12/27/2011, 1:46 am

yah we newbies get confused easily. I hurt my hand with my hand spade the other day 'till sombody pointed out I was holding onto the wrong end! darn funny happy banana happy banana happy banana happy banana happy banana happy banana rofl rofl rofl rofl rofl rofl rofl rofl rofl rofl rofl rofl rofl rofl rofl rofl rofl rofl rofl rofl rofl rofl rofl rofl rofl rofl rofl rofl rofl rofl rofl rofl rofl rofl rofl rofl rofl rofl rofl rofl rofl rofl rofl rofl rofl rofl rofl what is a newbie anyway????

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Re: Different versions of book.

Post  camprn on 12/27/2011, 5:42 am

@janezee wrote:I love pictures! Very helpful!
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Re: Different versions of book.

Post  RoOsTeR on 12/27/2011, 7:34 am

Hmm, maybe we do need an emoticon of the book...

James, a newbie is basically a new person to a particular subject.


Definition: A newbie is a slang term for a person who is new to the Internet and Web culture in general. For example, if you're not familiar with something on a message board, you might be called a "newbie". Usually this isn't meant to be derogatory, it's simply a classification term.
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Loved the one about holding trowel from wrong end

Post  kauairosina on 3/18/2014, 6:22 pm

way back by james in 2011.

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oops -

Post  kauairosina on 3/18/2014, 6:24 pm

meant Janezee or something like that.  My short term memory is so doggone short I can't remember from reading to posting.

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Just ordered original 1981 sfg book

Post  kauairosina on 3/18/2014, 6:25 pm

I've borrowed it from the library and find it has lots of interesting tidbits that make it worth having as a reference.  Looks like Mel couldn't get everything in the newest book.

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Re: Different versions of book.

Post  Vash_the_Stampede on 3/18/2014, 7:10 pm

@RoOsTeR wrote:Hmm, maybe we do need an emoticon of the book...

James, a newbie is basically a new person to a particular subject.


Definition: A newbie is a slang term for a person who is new to the Internet and Web culture in general. For example, if you're not familiar with something on a message board, you might be called a "newbie". Usually this isn't meant to be derogatory, it's simply a classification term.
Also Known As: Newb
Alternate Spellings: Noob, noobie

Hello,

I know this particular post is from 2011, but there is a distinction in these definitions.

While newb or newbie is not meant to be derogatory, noob or noobie is. At least that was the distinction I found after years of gaming.

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