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Old 06-29-2008, 09:59 PM   #1
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Smiley question

Can anyone share with me the history of our "smilies"? I have seen them on other sites - are the smiley "collections" (specifically ours) open for submissions or suggestions?

Of course there is a selfish interest here: I would love to have a smilie clanging a pot as my signature.... kind of like the one banging a hammer.

Vanity running rampant here.... my apologies in advance for my inflated ego!

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Old 06-30-2008, 12:52 AM   #2
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If you can find the smiley you want to use on the net. You can host it on a picture host like photobucket, and link directly to the image in your post.

Like this:

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Old 06-30-2008, 01:36 AM   #3
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Can anyone share with me the history of our "smilies"? I have seen them on other sites - are the smiley "collections" (specifically ours) open for submissions or suggestions?
Here is more than you ever wanted to know about the history of the Smiley (and emoticons).

The standard set of smilies/emoticons available for use on DC are a fixed collection which is not open for submissions or suggestions ... however you are free to post emoticons from other sources ... like the excellent "pot clanger" posted by knigh76!




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Of course there is a selfish interest here: I would love to have a smilie clanging a pot as my signature.... kind of like the one banging a hammer.

Vanity running rampant here.... my apologies in advance for my inflated ego!
See above .... However - the pot clanger emoticon is in knight's photobucket collection ... I would suggest you copy and move it to a source you control if you want to control how long it is available. Just send me a PM if you need any help.
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Old 06-30-2008, 03:14 AM   #4
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Pot clanger, let me know when you have this hosted on your own server. I will leave it on my photobucket till then at least.
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Old 06-30-2008, 11:20 AM   #5
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Old 06-30-2008, 12:45 PM   #6
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Old 06-30-2008, 01:33 PM   #7
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pot clanger - you know I LOVE this one!!!! I'm the one WITH the pan, right?
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Old 07-02-2008, 08:12 PM   #8
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Hmm.... I need a smiley flying an F-14 Tomcat at Mach-2 with its pants on fire...
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Old 07-02-2008, 08:37 PM   #9
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Hmm.... I need a smiley flying an F-14 Tomcat at Mach-2 with its pants on fire...
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Old 07-02-2008, 08:40 PM   #10
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Google is more interested in getting me to read about DJ Kurd, Ford Maverick, AOL videos and The Maverick that Gave us the World.
But, it is not really a priority right now, just would be neat.
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