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Re: Passing of Jim Cobb??!!??
« Reply #60 on: February 16, 2018, 09:09:25 AM »
Memoriam on the Mythical Front Page
http://grogheads.com/news/17409

That was a good thing to do.

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Re: Passing of Jim Cobb??!!??
« Reply #61 on: February 16, 2018, 09:27:01 AM »
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Re: Passing of Jim Cobb??!!??
« Reply #62 on: February 16, 2018, 09:58:57 AM »
Touching write-up for a guy who well deserved it. We often never realize the giants among us until they're gone.
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Re: Passing of Jim Cobb??!!??
« Reply #63 on: February 16, 2018, 10:08:33 AM »
Very well done Brant.
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Re: Passing of Jim Cobb??!!??
« Reply #64 on: February 16, 2018, 10:16:48 AM »
^ +1, an excellent tribute.

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Re: Passing of Jim Cobb??!!??
« Reply #65 on: February 16, 2018, 10:21:32 AM »
thx guys - he's a tough man to encapsulate, and I didn't just want a traditional obituary
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Re: Passing of Jim Cobb??!!??
« Reply #66 on: February 16, 2018, 10:29:39 AM »
Nice job!

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Re: Passing of Jim Cobb??!!??
« Reply #67 on: February 16, 2018, 11:54:10 AM »
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Re: Passing of Jim Cobb??!!??
« Reply #68 on: February 16, 2018, 11:59:49 AM »
Nice job. :)
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Re: Passing of Jim Cobb??!!??
« Reply #69 on: February 16, 2018, 12:28:48 PM »
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Re: Passing of Jim Cobb??!!??
« Reply #70 on: February 16, 2018, 02:57:32 PM »
That was a wonderful tribute to a great person. That's the first time that I ever read anything on the front page.
RIP

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Re: Passing of Jim Cobb??!!??
« Reply #72 on: February 17, 2018, 10:50:57 AM »
Very sad news indeed.  RIP Dr and Mrs Cobb.

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Re: Passing of Jim Cobb??!!??
« Reply #73 on: February 17, 2018, 04:51:05 PM »
Thanks for posting that Brant, I thought I knew Jim from Armchair General.  I was really looking forward to his write up on some projects going - mainly because his feedback was concise but also detailed.

I know a lot of guys who knew Jim in real life, although unfortunately I never had that opportunity. 

It is a big loss for wargaming; although I am sure it is far bigger for their families.
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Re: Passing of Jim Cobb??!!??
« Reply #74 on: February 17, 2018, 05:31:18 PM »
Nicely written.
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