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    Hi all. Back after a short break of a couple of decades.

    Found this forum shortly after I moved back to the DR from Stamford, CT - found it helpful to get back in the groove of things. Met some good people, and as these things go, others that rubbed me the wrong way - a feeling that no doubt was mutual. Moved on with my life, faded memories for all...
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    Dominican bashing -- do it without me. I'm out.

    I completely understand that this is a private board subject to the will of the owners and thus a take it or leave proposition for anyone who registers here. Conversely, it is also the posters choice, for as long as they are allowed access, whether to remain here or not. In my case, I've...
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    Still Waters Run Deep

    - Social Change in the Dominican Republic - How many of you could effectively rebut the following statement? The Dominican Republic is a patriarchal, sexist, classist, and openly racist society. Because that is the premise upon which the following comments are based and, in my opinion, the...
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    Board Propietary Software Query

    It appears that the Private Messages feature is out of order. I happened to check it today while going into my profile, and noticed a had a number of messages (five to be exact) on it dating as far back as three weeks. However, my front page notice box reads as follows: Is this feature in...
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    Don't appreciate having posts deleted

    Background: As I came into the conversation in this thread, it had drifted into a bit of an argument between the relative merits of American Football Vs what the rest of the world calls football. Since A-it was the forum owner himself, Robert who had caused the original drift and B-it looked...
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    With a quick hello..

    ..to everyone out there! Just joined your community today and look forward to interacting with you on many a thread. At first glance, it looks like a very interesting place -- . Originally from Spain, I'd been away from the DR for over ten years -- time spent in the US -- and have only...