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Fun facts about members of the HubPages Team. Get some!

  1. Ryan Hupfer profile image81
    Ryan Hupferposted 8 years ago

    Did you all know that Paul Deeds is quite an avid sailor? He's actually out on a sailboat as we speak...hopefully he has better luck than these guys:

    http://static.flickr.com/21/90773360_3f3a3fbea8.jpg

    1. Zsuzsy Bee profile image83
      Zsuzsy Beeposted 8 years ago in reply to this

      Let's have more input...must have input. We want to know more about the hub team celebrities.

    2. profile image0
      shinujohn2008posted 8 years ago in reply to this

      He is very Handsome

    3. darkside profile image81
      darksideposted 8 years ago in reply to this

      Did you know that AC/DC wrote a song about him!

    4. Ryan Hupfer profile image81
      Ryan Hupferposted 8 years ago in reply to this

      Yeah, this is asking for some Photoshop action, for sure. smile

      More HubPages Team fun facts coming soon...

      1. gamergirl profile image60
        gamergirlposted 8 years ago in reply to this

        Oh my god, you did not just throw that gauntlet down.

        I totally played with Paul's facial features in photoshop for an hour last night trying to get it just right for splicing over the Skipper's face.

        big_smile

        1. Ryan Hupfer profile image81
          Ryan Hupferposted 8 years ago in reply to this

          haha!

          Are you going to let us see?

  2. gamergirl profile image60
    gamergirlposted 8 years ago

    You know, he kinda looks like the Skipper.

    1. Stacie Naczelnik profile image88
      Stacie Naczelnikposted 8 years ago in reply to this

      Ha!  You are kind of right.

  3. gamergirl profile image60
    gamergirlposted 8 years ago

    He's got big....?

  4. SunSeven profile image64
    SunSevenposted 8 years ago

    "Fun facts about members of the HubPages Team"

    Is Paul "all the members of the Hubages Team" ? big_smile

    (Well, its 5 days since you started this thread. Sad you couldn't find any more fun facts about any one else! sad )

    1. Ryan Hupfer profile image81
      Ryan Hupferposted 8 years ago in reply to this

      Hey, there are plenty of fun facts to be passed around and considering that I've been in Las Vegas the past 4 days I'd say that we're right on schedule. smile

      1. SunSeven profile image64
        SunSevenposted 8 years ago in reply to this

        big_smile big_smile big_smile

        In other words, "I dont know anymore"

      2. dingdong profile image60
        dingdongposted 8 years ago in reply to this

        Post more wink

  5. gamergirl profile image60
    gamergirlposted 8 years ago

    Oh yes! I will upload what I've got when I get home, just gotta get the skin color right, and texture.. big_smile big_smile big_smile

  6. Ryan Hupfer profile image81
    Ryan Hupferposted 8 years ago

    Well, it's a little known fact that Larry watches, on average, 3 fantasy movies per week.

    However, Maddie actually has seen certain fantasy movies many more times than Larry has.

    Four words for you: Lord of the Rings. smile

    http://images.moviecollector.net/scaled/97/97_35566_0_TheLordOfTheRingsTheFellowship.jpg

  7. DJ Funktual profile image85
    DJ Funktualposted 8 years ago

    http://hubpages.com/hub/JRR-Tolkiens-Th … -Companion

    This is for you Maddie assuming you read the books too.   

    Hey Ryan, what's up with you? 
    I write to you, no response.
    Reply to your threads, no response.

    Don't make me sic Maddie on your ass! 

    You've been here this long and you haven't been checking out the FUNKYest HUBS around?

    1. Ryan Hupfer profile image81
      Ryan Hupferposted 8 years ago in reply to this

      Hmmm, looks like I just might not like you? What's up with that?

      Or, maybe Maddie told me to stay far, far away from you? Nah, she's way too nice.

      Ok, to tell you the truth I'm not totally sure about the messages that you're referring to(resend?)  and I swear I'm doing my best to keep up with your FUNKYfresh forum replies and UBERhawt Hub posts...I'll catch up sometime.

      But in the meantime, here's a hug to make you feel better. smile

      http://api.ning.com/files/e*7*djd*SPxY7E1t3BRYVKhwLkTPuT*aK2o0xm88UECFLJ9VOCTRtZbB5335zWmecx1uD2PtYfLRoKvKtCwD9fXvRQVQam9G/hug.jpg

  8. DJ Funktual profile image85
    DJ Funktualposted 8 years ago

    Ahh the power of hugs.  I re-sent it

    it was about the overload of email alerts in my inbox.

    When are you guys gonna fly me in to SF and hire me full-time.   

    Seems stupid not to.

    Plus then I can get all my hugs in person.   I bet Maddie hugs are ooey gooey!

    1. Ryan Hupfer profile image81
      Ryan Hupferposted 8 years ago in reply to this

      Ahhh, ok - I'll check it out.



      Only a matter of time, I'm sure. smile



      You have NO idea.....

  9. gamergirl profile image60
    gamergirlposted 8 years ago

    I want Maddie hugs!

    1. Maddie Ruud profile image82
      Maddie Ruudposted 8 years ago in reply to this

      Come to San Francisco, Charlotte.  You'd fit right in!

      1. gamergirl profile image60
        gamergirlposted 8 years ago in reply to this

        Oh boy do I wish I could right now.  big_smile I bet Hup makes things crazy out there!

        DJ - you back up, boy.. I'll take a lighter to your CD tower!

  10. DJ Funktual profile image85
    DJ Funktualposted 8 years ago

    Get back!  Those Maddie hugs are mine!

  11. Maddie Ruud profile image82
    Maddie Ruudposted 8 years ago

    As flattering as all of this is, I have to say there are enough Maddie-hugs to go around.

    1. B.T. Evilpants profile image61
      B.T. Evilpantsposted 8 years ago in reply to this

      YAY!!!  I don't get a lot of hugs, these days. Still trying to figure out why.

      1. Maddie Ruud profile image82
        Maddie Ruudposted 8 years ago in reply to this

        Maybe it's the pokey antlers.

  12. gamergirl profile image60
    gamergirlposted 8 years ago

    Well that's true, but then how can DJ and I lead up to an epic duel of music and bad white kid dancing to fight for the chance to hug you once?  tongue

    1. Maddie Ruud profile image82
      Maddie Ruudposted 8 years ago in reply to this

      You were going to duel without me?  Now I feel left out.

      1. Mark Knowles profile image61
        Mark Knowlesposted 8 years ago in reply to this

        You are the prize. How can you feel left out? smile

        1. Maddie Ruud profile image82
          Maddie Ruudposted 8 years ago in reply to this

          I want to duel too!  Especially where hockey sticks are involved.  Hockey is the only sport I can really get excited about.  I played field hockey myself.  Not enough ice in California.

          1. Mark Knowles profile image61
            Mark Knowlesposted 8 years ago in reply to this

            I played field hockey as a kid, but you need to watch some rugby smile

      2. DJ Funktual profile image85
        DJ Funktualposted 8 years ago in reply to this

        This is grrrrreat!

  13. gamergirl profile image60
    gamergirlposted 8 years ago

    The lead-up would have looked something like this..

    http://www.onfrozenblog.com/wp-content/uploads/2007/12/hockey_polar_bears.jpg

  14. gamergirl profile image60
    gamergirlposted 8 years ago

    I'm a novice at hockey myself, never played anything more than street hockey and even then was only a game or two..

  15. gamergirl profile image60
    gamergirlposted 8 years ago

    That was my thought!  I'd hug Evilpants anyway - if he wouldn't shiv me in the spleen while I gave him nuzzles.

    1. Shirley Anderson profile image84
      Shirley Andersonposted 8 years ago in reply to this

      Don't trust him, Charlotte!

  16. desert blondie profile image83
    desert blondieposted 8 years ago

    After being away from city by the bay since Apriln2005, I got to go back (Berkeley) for two weeks!!!! Except for the fog and cool weather I didn't get to have any fun though, boo hoo, helping my ill sister take care of herself and her kids. But sure thought a couple of times about how close I was to the hubpages team!!! Do I get any brownie points for that?

    1. Ryan Hupfer profile image81
      Ryan Hupferposted 8 years ago in reply to this

      mmmmm...brownies.

      Thanks, blondie - you just reminded me that it's time to go grab some lunch.

      Subway, here I come! smile

    2. Maddie Ruud profile image82
      Maddie Ruudposted 8 years ago in reply to this

      I was born and raised (for the most part) in Berkeley!  I'm picturing you in all my usual haunts... Hang out on Telegraph at all?  You probably walked right by the tattoo shop where I had all my ink done.

      1. desert blondie profile image83
        desert blondieposted 8 years ago in reply to this

        Spent almost all my time for recreation on Solano Ave. in Albany. Helping my sister move down the hill from Kensington.

  17. Zsuzsy Bee profile image83
    Zsuzsy Beeposted 8 years ago

    What's up no more juicy fun fact about the hub-team-celebs? I'm disappointed...zs

  18. Stacie Naczelnik profile image88
    Stacie Naczelnikposted 8 years ago

    Brownies?

    So when we visit headquarters you provide brownies?  Nice.

  19. gamergirl profile image60
    gamergirlposted 8 years ago

    MADDIE!

    I was born in the Kaiser Permanente Hospital in Berkeley!

    1. Maddie Ruud profile image82
      Maddie Ruudposted 8 years ago in reply to this

      I was born at Kaiser, too!!!  It's technically in Oakland, but it's right on the border wink  Are you ever coming back to the Bay, if only to eat brownies with the HubPages team???

      1. Stacie Naczelnik profile image88
        Stacie Naczelnikposted 8 years ago in reply to this

        I'm jumping into the party, but I wasn't born in Berkeley or Oakland.  I was born in San Pablo, which isn't far.  Born and raised a Contra Costa County girl.

        I am super excited about moving back to California next summer...probably San Francisco.  I moved away in 1999, coming back in 2009.

  20. gamergirl profile image60
    gamergirlposted 8 years ago

    Well, I could always just save up my Adsense checks for a ticket to see you folks.  I totally mean it, I haven't seen that area since I was about eight years old, so it's about time I think.

    Though, I'm almost scared - Paul Deeds, he's so serious looking! LOL

  21. DJ Funktual profile image85
    DJ Funktualposted 8 years ago

    Haven't been to SF since the summer before senoir year in HS.   1988 -Fisherman's Wharf, Alcatraz, but I'll bet Maddie hugs and (funky) brownies are much cooler.  If I ever get rich, I'm gonna walk in to HubPages unannounced with a BIG OLE BOOMBOX on my shoulder!

  22. Marian Swift profile image60
    Marian Swiftposted 8 years ago

    Not born in California, but I live in Contra Costa County and work in Oakland.

  23. Lifebydesign profile image72
    Lifebydesignposted 8 years ago

    I'm so far away from you guys its not funny! But if anyone ever comes to Australia let us know- we have brownies, AND blondies!

  24. Stacie Naczelnik profile image88
    Stacie Naczelnikposted 8 years ago

    Marian, we will be semi-neighbors in a year then.

    Life, you bet!  When I plan my trip to Australia some day, your brownie & blondie station will be on itinerary.

  25. Marian Swift profile image60
    Marian Swiftposted 8 years ago

    Cool, Stacie!

    You'll find the traffic is every bit what you remembered ...

 
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