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14 Jul 2018 9:10 a.m. PST
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Cacique Caribe Inactive Member22 Aug 2017 12:51 p.m. PST

Roman governors seemed to have pardoned a death-row criminal once a year. Some world leaders today seem to pardon or commute tons of them.

A) So, why not have the Editor conduct yearly Pardon Day, for just one or a handful of locked accounts or banished members?

B) What day of the year would be most appropriate?

C) Who would provide the list of candidates for the Editor to pick from from?


Personal logo Herkybird Supporting Member of TMP22 Aug 2017 1:11 p.m. PST

Easter Sunday might be…appropriate!

Personal logo etotheipi Sponsoring Member of TMP22 Aug 2017 1:36 p.m. PST


peterx Supporting Member of TMP22 Aug 2017 1:39 p.m. PST

New Year's Day. A brand new start and a clean slate for the offenders! Free Brian!

Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP22 Aug 2017 1:57 p.m. PST

Bill's birthday… no matter who were in jail in that day…


Joes Shop Supporting Member of TMP22 Aug 2017 2:26 p.m. PST


Legion 422 Aug 2017 2:33 p.m. PST

Agree with Joe … No …

robert piepenbrink Supporting Member of TMP22 Aug 2017 2:51 p.m. PST

Well, if the President can pardon turkeys, surely Bill can as well. But it might not be a great idea. TMP has short terms of incarceration and is always willing to give past offenders a fresh chance, which is more than can be said for a lot of absolute monarchies.

Bunkermeister Supporting Member of TMP22 Aug 2017 7:28 p.m. PST

I think a pardon for a handful of locked accounts would be fine. If it does not work out they can be locked again. I don't believe anything catastrophic could happen and we might even benefit.

Certainly it would provide Dear Editor an opportunity to show his magnanimity. Perhaps he could suggest ten names in a poll and we could vote for the top five to be reinstated?

Mike Bunkermeister Creek

Cyrus the Great22 Aug 2017 9:42 p.m. PST

B. The 12th of Never.

Gunfreak Supporting Member of TMP22 Aug 2017 10:56 p.m. PST

Anyway I nominate bigus dickus!

Personal logo Doctor X Supporting Member of TMP23 Aug 2017 12:04 a.m. PST

Cyrus +1

Personal logo The Beast Rampant Supporting Member of TMP23 Aug 2017 5:53 a.m. PST

Etothepi +1

Personal logo StoneMtnMinis Supporting Member of TMP23 Aug 2017 5:54 a.m. PST

If it was good enough for the Romans it is good enough for TMP.

A. Yes
B. April 1st
C. Editors discretion.

That way we get to see the fun of the offenders hanging themselves again grin

23rdFusilier Supporting Member of TMP23 Aug 2017 6:59 a.m. PST


dsfrank Inactive Member23 Aug 2017 8:11 a.m. PST

Wewease Woderwick!

Hey Gunfweak, I have a fwend in Wome named Biggus Dickus!

goragrad23 Aug 2017 11:07 a.m. PST

Give us Barabbas…

William Ulsterman30 Aug 2017 6:54 p.m. PST

A pardon?

Even if they say…Jehovah?

Cacique Caribe Inactive Member09 Sep 2017 2:13 p.m. PST



Bob Liebl Inactive Member09 Sep 2017 5:59 p.m. PST

What fun…a beauty contest.

kcabai24 Oct 2017 5:30 a.m. PST

Like pardoning the White House Turkey

Cacique Caribe Inactive Member10 Dec 2017 12:49 p.m. PST

So, any more thought on the idea? Perhaps on Christmas?



Personal logo ochoin Supporting Member of TMP11 Dec 2017 5:03 a.m. PST


Cacique Caribe Inactive Member15 Dec 2017 2:27 p.m. PST


So, any chance of a vote?


deephorse16 Dec 2017 6:42 a.m. PST

You seem to be very keen on this for some reason. Not many others are to judge from this topic.

Legion 416 Dec 2017 6:59 a.m. PST

Of course it depends on who you pardon ! evil grin " Give us Barrabbus !" … wink

Cacique Caribe Inactive Member16 Dec 2017 2:43 p.m. PST

I can think of a few names … Hafen, Otto and a few others who were always good guys on TMP but who once might have simply said the wrong thing at the wrong time.


Legion 416 Dec 2017 3:35 p.m. PST

thumbs up

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