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2012-10-15 12:37:04 AM  

digitalrain: I went ahead and tossed in the $3 to get us to $6500 :) Going to sleep now...g'nite all...


Thank you!
 
2012-10-15 12:40:08 AM  
TOTAL THUS FAR: $6,505

Charities that will benefit:
Biden Breast Health Initiative
Doctors Without Borders
the Wounded Warrior Project
and GLAAD

PERTINENT LINKS:
Video
Donate at GiveJoeTheBird.com
on Facebook
on Twitter
@GiveJoeTheBird
and @JoeBidensTransA

SarahDiddle's TWITTER

BOMB SCHEDULE
:


All times are EASTERN A.M. for MONDAY, October 15, 2012
Conan O'Brien 10:00a - 11:00a
Jimmy Kimmel 11:00a - 12:00Noon
Craig Ferguson 12:00Noon - 1:00p
Jimmy Fallon 1:00p - 2:00p
Dan Savage 2:00p - 3:00p
Village Voice 3:00p - 4:00p
The Stranger 4:00p - 5:00p

Remember!! Be funny, snarky; but not rude. Also be sure to include the hashtag

#givejoethebird and donation site http://www.givejoethebird.com at every

opportunity.



CREDITS:
Subby: Hack Patooey
Campaign site master: RichieLaw
Video editor: coeyagi
Voice on video: Cyclometh 
Tweeters: first RichieLaw, then
Cyclometh 
Media Chronicler Hack Patooey and
href="http://www.fark.com/users/FinFangFark" target="_blank">FinFangFark
T-shirt wrangler Kumana Wanalaia
Mix tape playlist DJ DO NOT WANT

Poster Girl

Macro Masters: coeyagi and
href="http://www.fark.com/comments/7379858/80011320#c80011320" target="_blank">digitalrain

Badges:
i2.photobucket.com
i1222.photobucket.com
i1222.photobucket.com

T-shirt news:
design the front: http://www.fark.com/comments/7380520
caption the back: http://www.fark.com/comments/7380527

MIXTAPE Suggestions:
http://www.fark.com/comments/7379858
 
2012-10-15 12:44:32 AM  
Nice, I finally get to put a shiny badge in my profile.
 
2012-10-15 01:08:29 AM  
Cyno001 posted this gem in the original thread and I don't think it got the attention it deserves.

static1.shopify.com
 
2012-10-15 01:15:42 AM  

Cyclometh: Cyno001 posted this gem in the original thread and I don't think it got the attention it deserves.

[static1.shopify.com image 500x400]


I like it.
 
2012-10-15 01:17:41 AM  

GreatGlavinsGhost: Cyclometh: Cyno001 posted this gem in the original thread and I don't think it got the attention it deserves.

[static1.shopify.com image 500x400]

I like it.


I think he should submit it to the T-shirt thread. It'd probably win.
 
2012-10-15 01:19:17 AM  
I just put in $50. I'm not going to drink for 3 days to make up for it. I hope you're happy Fark.
 
2012-10-15 01:24:22 AM  
i449.photobucket.com
 
2012-10-15 01:26:03 AM  

Cyclometh: GreatGlavinsGhost: Cyclometh: Cyno001 posted this gem in the original thread and I don't think it got the attention it deserves.

[static1.shopify.com image 500x400]

I like it.

I think he should submit it to the T-shirt thread. It'd probably win.


Agreed. It's a great design.
 
2012-10-15 01:42:06 AM  

Cyclometh: GreatGlavinsGhost: Cyclometh: Cyno001 posted this gem in the original thread and I don't think it got the attention it deserves.

[static1.shopify.com image 500x400]

I like it.

I think he should submit it to the T-shirt thread. It'd probably win.


Oh yeah, definitely.
 
2012-10-15 02:08:31 AM  
i449.photobucket.com
 
2012-10-15 02:11:18 AM  

Jiro Dreams Of McRibs: [i449.photobucket.com image 400x400]


lmao
 
2012-10-15 02:29:42 AM  
i449.photobucket.com
 
2012-10-15 02:39:49 AM  

ArcadianRefugee: I would just like to say that, if Anna Faris ever offered me her body at the price of murdering all of you in your sleep, I would.


Not hot.
 
2012-10-15 02:42:38 AM  
i449.photobucket.com
 
2012-10-15 03:09:27 AM  

MustangFive: beenjammin: ... Care on, my wayward sons! And daughters!

Don't know why didn't I think of it myself:

Carry On My Wayward Son: Kansas

Thanks, Beenjammin!


Heh, no problem! That song is near and dear to my heart, I actually have a CSB about it from my time in Afghanistan.

The first time I was there, before I got messed up, I was in the cadillac shiatter on base admiring the handy-work on the wall of my stall while I was listening to my iPod. That was the song I was listening to at that moment, so I added the first line of the song to all the rest of the graffiti and then left. After about a week later I found myself in the same stall, and lo and behold, the entire song had been written out by what had to be eight different handwritings, each had added a line from the song until it was finished. I just chuckled my way all the way back to my hut.

Good times, good times.
 
2012-10-15 03:26:16 AM  
i449.photobucket.com
 
2012-10-15 04:06:30 AM  

beenjammin: MustangFive: beenjammin: ... Care on, my wayward sons! And daughters!

Don't know why didn't I think of it myself:

Carry On My Wayward Son: Kansas

Thanks, Beenjammin!

Heh, no problem! That song is near and dear to my heart, I actually have a CSB about it from my time in Afghanistan.

The first time I was there, before I got messed up, I was in the cadillac shiatter on base admiring the handy-work on the wall of my stall while I was listening to my iPod. That was the song I was listening to at that moment, so I added the first line of the song to all the rest of the graffiti and then left. After about a week later I found myself in the same stall, and lo and behold, the entire song had been written out by what had to be eight different handwritings, each had added a line from the song until it was finished. I just chuckled my way all the way back to my hut.

Good times, good times.


Every now and then, goodness shines through... even in a shiatter in Afghanistan.

Thank you for your service

/OIF veteran
 
2012-10-15 04:07:33 AM  
TOTAL THUS FAR: $6,630

Charities that will benefit:
Biden Breast Health Initiative
Doctors Without Borders
the Wounded Warrior Project
and GLAAD

PERTINENT LINKS:
Donate at GiveJoeTheBird.com
on Facebook
on Twitter
@GiveJoeTheBird
and @JoeBidensTransA
Give Joe "The Bird" video


T-shirt threads:
design the front: http://www.fark.com/comments/7380520
caption the back: http://www.fark.com/comments/7380527

MIXTAPE suggestions thread:
http://www.fark.com/comments/7381261


SarahDiddle's TWITTER BOMB SCHEDULE:
MONDAY, October 15, 2012
All times are EASTERN A.M.
Conan O'Brien 10:00a - 11:00a
Jimmy Kimmel 11:00a - 12:00Noon
Craig Ferguson 12:00Noon - 1:00p
Jimmy Fallon 1:00p - 2:00p
Dan Savage 2:00p - 3:00p
Village Voice 3:00p - 4:00p
The Stranger 4:00p - 5:00p

Remember!! Be funny, snarky; but not rude. Also be sure to include the hashtag #givejoethebird and donation site http://www.givejoethebird.com at every opportunity.
And don't forget to retweet, retweet, retweet!



CREDITS:
Subby: Hack Patooey
Campaign site master: RichieLaw
Video editor: coeyagi
Voice on video: Cyclometh 
Tweeters: RichieLaw (Ret.),
Cyclometh 
Media Chronicler Hack Patooey and FinFangFark
T-shirt wrangler Kumana Wanalaia
Mix tape playlist DJ DO NOT WANT Poster Girl
Macro Masters: coeyagi,
digitalrain and
Jiro Dreams Of McRibs


Badges:
i2.photobucket.com
i1222.photobucket.com
i1222.photobucket.com
 
2012-10-15 05:11:40 AM  

MustangFive: beenjammin: MustangFive: beenjammin: ... Care on, my wayward sons! And daughters!

Don't know why didn't I think of it myself:

Carry On My Wayward Son: Kansas

Thanks, Beenjammin!

Heh, no problem! That song is near and dear to my heart, I actually have a CSB about it from my time in Afghanistan.

The first time I was there, before I got messed up, I was in the cadillac shiatter on base admiring the handy-work on the wall of my stall while I was listening to my iPod. That was the song I was listening to at that moment, so I added the first line of the song to all the rest of the graffiti and then left. After about a week later I found myself in the same stall, and lo and behold, the entire song had been written out by what had to be eight different handwritings, each had added a line from the song until it was finished. I just chuckled my way all the way back to my hut.

Good times, good times.

Every now and then, goodness shines through... even in a shiatter in Afghanistan.

Thank you for your service

/OIF veteran


Thank you both!
 
Boe [TotalFark]
2012-10-15 07:02:21 AM  

Jiro Dreams Of McRibs: [i449.photobucket.com image 500x332]


You made me nearly shoot coffee out my nose. This may be my favorite one yet.

+1
 
2012-10-15 07:44:25 AM  

Cyclometh: GreatGlavinsGhost: Cyclometh: Cyno001 posted this gem in the original thread and I don't think it got the attention it deserves.

[static1.shopify.com image 500x400]

I like it.

I think he should submit it to the T-shirt thread. It'd probably win.


That's actually a t-shirt created by R. Stevens from the webcomic DieselSweeties. I just bought one!
 
2012-10-15 07:45:39 AM  
Here are some conveniently pre-packaged tweets for all your copypasta needs! Remember, some may need to be altered for the 140 character limit, but these fit with the majority of the handles I tried. I am scheduling the twitter bomb tweets every 10 minutes and at the top of each hour I am tweeting all the local media as well. Let's get the word out! Remember, today starts at 10 am EST.

The world needs a ride for when they need a hero. 1981 Trans Am is that ride. Joe Biden is that hero. http://givejoethebird.com

Some are born gr8 some achieve gr8ness and some have a 81 TransAm thrust upon them http://givejoethebird.com #givejoethebird

Good and great are seldom in the same man.Unless they are washing a 81 Trans Am on the White House lawn givejoethebird.com

We're going to make Joe Biden an offer he can't refuse http://givejoethebird.com #givejoethebird

Hey I just met you & this is crazy, make a meme real life & donate maybe! http://givejoethebird.com #givejoethebird

Winter may be coming but we want Joe Biden to be ridin' in style! http://givejoethebird.com #givejoethebird

\@scoulton is my name if all you want to do is retwee
 
2012-10-15 07:50:50 AM  

Kumana Wanalaia:
Please guys, if you have suggestions, make them. I've never done this before. It would be much better for us to make better shirts than turn out something crappy ... this IS for charity...


The difference between the photo shirt and a nice screen printed shirt (needing vector art) is that the photo shirt is going to physically suck. Like, it won't be a shirt you'll want to wear out, and it'll get eaten in the wash quickly. The resolution is also assy.

Consider taking something like

i1222.photobucket.com or static1.shopify.com instead.

drop me an email at "chris kultzow (gmail)" so that I have your email address and maybe I can help with vectorizing something - there's two months to go, we're not exactly in a rush. I think there's a really nice 2-tone on a background color shirt design to be had somewhere around here, I'd hate to commit to crap just because we're in a hurry.

Maybe you even have this $25 "lousy shirt" and a $50 "luxurious shirt", eh?
 
2012-10-15 07:55:58 AM  

LiquidTester: I just put in $50. I'm not going to drink for 3 days to make up for it. I hope you're happy Fark.


Bwaaahahaha!

*ruffles your hair*

You'll get through it!
 
2012-10-15 09:10:29 AM  

DO NOT WANT Poster Girl: Trans Am: Sammy Hagar
(You Can Still) Rock in America: Night Ranger
Easy Livin': Uriah Heep
Born to Run: Bruce Springsteen
Slow Ride: Foghat
Smokin: Boston
Wayward Son: Kansas
Highway to Hell: AC/DC
Bohemian Rhapsody: Queen
Dream On: Aerosmith
Red Barchetta: Rush
Barracuda: Heart
Frankenstein: Edgar Winter Group
Speed King: Deep Purple
Radar Love: Golden Earring
Ballroom Blitz: Sweet
Blinded by the Light: Manfred Mann
Welcome to the Jungle: Guns N' Roses
Freebird: Lynyrd Skynrd
Rock & Roll Hoochie Koo: Rick Derringer
Won't get Fooled Again : The Who
Tom Sawyer: Rush
Misty Mountain Hop: Led Zeppelin
Foreplay/Long Time: Boston
Crazy Train: Ozzy Osbourne
Back in Black: AC/DC
Jessica: Allman Bros:
Take the Long Way Home: Supertramp
Neil Young: Trans Am
In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida: Iron Butterfly
Foxy Lady: Jimi Hendrix
Black Betty: Ram Jam
Rock N Roll All Night: Kiss
Heartbreak Station: Cinderella
Shot through the Heart: Bon Jovi
Give me something to believe in: Poison
Born to Be Wild: Steppenwolf
Don't Fear the Reaper: BOC
Take It Easy: Eagles
The Joker: Steve Miller Band
Running on Empty: Jackson Browne
Boys are Back in Town : Thin Lizzy


This looks like a Supernatural soundtrack.

\ I was going to suggest Foreplay/Long Time myself
 
2012-10-15 09:27:56 AM  
This is getting good traction..

just heard a promo for "Give Joe the Bird" on my local radio station .. WDST in Woodstock NY .. they said the linked to the indiegogo site, but I can't find it.

http://radiowoodstock.com/

/the power of Fark
//farking amazing
///farking funny as hell
 
2012-10-15 09:38:34 AM  
Whar Monday thread whar?
 
2012-10-15 09:42:30 AM  
Wow, up to $6,715! Good work farkers, I think the goal will be reached well before the deadline.
 
2012-10-15 09:47:51 AM  

stovepipe: Wow, up to $6,715! Good work farkers, I think the goal will be reached well before the deadline.


Yes, as long as we continue to hammer social media and every stinking rabbit hole of attention we can.

Got my Monday tweets loaded up and ready to blast away!
 
2012-10-15 10:16:41 AM  

FinFangFark: Whar Monday thread whar?


Its in the queue to be released at noon.
 
2012-10-15 11:12:59 AM  
From "S-Dids":

http://www.chron.com/cars/article/Group-sets-mission-to-buy-Biden-a-v i ntage-Trans-Am-3949454.php

Houston Chronicle!

(strangely, in their Cars section, but then again, Jalopnik and other car sites were some of the first)
 
2012-10-15 11:15:58 AM  
i449.photobucket.com
 
2012-10-15 11:18:28 AM  

coeyagi: From "S-Dids":

http://www.chron.com/cars/article/Group-sets-mission-to-buy-Biden-a-v i ntage-Trans-Am-3949454.php

Houston Chronicle!

(strangely, in their Cars section, but then again, Jalopnik and other car sites were some of the first)


saw that. emailed some buddies in local media to push the link out there now that it's on Chron site.
 
2012-10-15 11:30:28 AM  
i449.photobucket.com
 
2012-10-15 11:30:34 AM  
TOTAL THUS FAR: $6,805

CHARITIES:
Biden Breast Health Initiative
Doctors Without Borders
the Wounded Warrior Project
and GLAAD


PERTINENT LINKS:
Donate at GiveJoeTheBird.com
on Facebook
on Twitter
@GiveJoeTheBird
and @JoeBidensTransA
Give Joe "The Bird" video

T-shirt threads:
design the front: http://www.fark.com/comments/7380520
caption the back: http://www.fark.com/comments/7380527

Mixtape suggestions thread:
http://www.fark.com/comments/7381261


SarahDiddle's TWITTER BOMB SCHEDULE:
MONDAY, October 15, 2012
All times are EASTERN A.M.
Conan O'Brien 10:00a - 11:00a
Jimmy Kimmel 11:00a - 12:00Noon
Craig Ferguson 12:00Noon - 1:00p
Jimmy Fallon 1:00p - 2:00p
Dan Savage 2:00p - 3:00p
Village Voice 3:00p - 4:00p
The Stranger 4:00p - 5:00p

Remember!! Be funny, snarky; but not rude. Also be sure to include the hashtag #givejoethebird and donation site http://www.givejoethebird.com at every opportunity. And don't forget to retweet, retweet, retweet!


CREDITS:
Subby: Hack Patooey
Campaign site master: RichieLaw
Video editor: coeyagi
Voice on video: Cyclometh 
Tweeters: RichieLaw (Ret.)
Cyclometh 
Media Chronicler Hack Patooey and FinFangFark
T-shirt wrangler Kumana Wanalaia
Mix tape playlist DJ DO NOT WANT Poster Girl
Macro Masters: coeyagi, digitalrain and
Jiro Dreams Of McRibs


BADGES:
i2.photobucket.com
i1222.photobucket.com
i1222.photobucket.com
 
2012-10-15 11:31:06 AM  

FinFangFark: coeyagi: From "S-Dids":

http://www.chron.com/cars/article/Group-sets-mission-to-buy-Biden-a-v i ntage-Trans-Am-3949454.php

Houston Chronicle!

(strangely, in their Cars section, but then again, Jalopnik and other car sites were some of the first)

saw that. emailed some buddies in local media to push the link out there now that it's on Chron site.


Yeah. We've seen a pretty good increase in donations this morning from yesterday. I'm not sure if it is because of our concentrated media bombardment or if it is just Monday and people are on the internets.

EITHER WAY IT IS AWESOME.
 
2012-10-15 11:37:10 AM  
New media? Prefix Mag
 
2012-10-15 11:41:05 AM  

RichieLaw: New media? Prefix Mag


No...now I need to RTFA.
 
2012-10-15 12:00:43 PM  
I've been tweeting to the CNN political folks, Joe Biden's camp, and NYT about this. I'll let
you know if I get a nibble.
 
2012-10-15 12:05:20 PM  
i449.photobucket.com

/sorry i messed up the twitter address...i'll get the mods to take it down
 
2012-10-15 01:08:34 PM  
TOTAL THUS FAR: $7,040

CHARITIES:
Biden Breast Health Initiative
Doctors Without Borders
the Wounded Warrior Project
and GLAAD


PERTINENT LINKS:
Donate at GiveJoeTheBird.com
on Facebook
on Twitter
@GiveJoeTheBird
and @JoeBidensTransA
Give Joe "The Bird" video

T-shirt threads:
design the front: http://www.fark.com/comments/7380520
caption the back: http://www.fark.com/comments/7380527

Mixtape suggestions thread:
http://www.fark.com/comments/7381261


SarahDiddle's TWITTER BOMB SCHEDULE:
MONDAY, October 15, 2012
All times are EASTERN A.M.
Conan O'Brien 10:00a - 11:00a
Jimmy Kimmel 11:00a - 12:00Noon
Craig Ferguson 12:00Noon - 1:00p

Jimmy Fallon 1:00p - 2:00p
Dan Savage 2:00p - 3:00p
Village Voice 3:00p - 4:00p
The Stranger 4:00p - 5:00p

Remember!! Be funny, snarky; but not rude. Also be sure to include the hashtag #givejoethebird and donation site http://www.givejoethebird.com at every opportunity. And don't forget to retweet, retweet, retweet!


CREDITS:
Subby:
Hack Patooey
Campaign site master:
RichieLaw
Video editor:
coeyagi
Voice on video:
Cyclometh 
Tweeters:
RichieLaw (Ret.)
Cyclometh
Media Chronicler:
Hack Patooey
FinFangFark
T-shirt wrangler:
Kumana Wanalaia
Mix tape playlist DJ:
DO NOT WANT Poster Girl
Macro Masters:
coeyagi
digitalrain
Jiro Dreams Of McRibs


BADGES:
i2.photobucket.com
i1222.photobucket.com
i1222.photobucket.com
 
2012-10-15 02:54:39 PM  
You should also make a petition on whitehouse.gov to give them a heads up.
 
2012-10-15 03:35:19 PM  
I just posted an update to the Camp Pendleton Patch
 
2012-10-15 05:31:33 PM  

FinFangFark: Whar Monday thread whar?


Here
 
2012-10-15 08:36:39 PM  
Wonkette now has an article posted about this.
 
2012-10-15 10:19:33 PM  
Richielaw:

A vector image is a line drawing. Using a vector image and 5 or less colors lets us use the Bayside shirts and saves us a buck or so. The image comes out nicer.

I think (not sure) that coeyagi's Hope style pic of smilin Joe would vectorize poorly, and elvis' too, but i imagine each could be redrawn to make use of the vector format. And i like both. SageC's should vectorize very well, also MaudlinMutantMollusk's. I like those a lot too.

Finally, i want to remention that customink has artist services for (iirc) 150. They can help us massages our image, or create an image for us. I posted the link upthread.
 
2012-10-15 10:27:43 PM  
Also, Buttbone McGillicutty's design is good and should vectorize well. BMcG, could you post the image in higher resolution, by itself? (Not on a shirt)
 
2012-10-16 09:12:41 AM  
FYI there is a new thread for today here.
 
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