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Re: [socialnetwork-488] T-shirts?

From: Mary Elizabeth W.
Sent on: Saturday, April 28, 2007 12:02 PM
As a semi recent refugee from Brooklyn, I love it! Also, my husband likes to describe the neighborhood as

"Manhattan -- with an asterisk"

or you could just go with

"Everything's better uptown"

Hi, I'm trite and breezy.

----- Original Message ----
From: mr and mrs sidlo <[address removed]>
To: [address removed]
Sent: Saturday, April 28,[masked]:05:45 AM
Subject: Re: [socialnetwork-488] T-shirts?

J, i am very into the idea of kickball. it happens to be one of the very few
ball sports in which i have some succcess.
Also, audrey's new husband owns a t-shirt making factory and might be able
to print t-shirts.  he has agreed to do it before, so let me know ifyou are

>From: "J. Holtham" <[address removed]>
>Reply-To: [address removed]
>To: [address removed]
>Subject: Re: [socialnetwork-488] T-shirts?
>Date: Fri, 27 Apr[masked]:41:45 -0400 (EDT)
>Hey, Daniel (and everybody else)-
>Yeah! Let's certainly talk about it. Colleen came up with "It's Better Than
>Brooklyn" at the Kilt the other night and it struck those of us at the bar
>as pretty funny, but it certainly doesn't need to be the one "slogan" or
>"motto" for all, or for all t-shirts. I say, the more ideas, the merrier.
>I'm taking a look at ways of printing t-shirts and all of that, and it may
>be possible to make things a little flexible. Of course, there are
>questions of bulk printing and such, but it's not like we're ordering 3,000
>or something (at least not yet!). Let me see what I can come up with...
>Also, the first kickball game will (hopefully) not be the only one, so
>there's certainly no major pressure to have the shirts done by then. Or
>again, for that to be the only run of shirts ever. Some people dig the
>Brooklyn reference, some don't and it's all good.
>How about this: come out to the Kilt on Sunday for Karaoke and we can kick
>some ideas around. Or, if you can't make it on Sunday, e-mail your slogan
>ideas to me and I'll throw them in a poll. Then people can vote for their
>favorites. How's that work for folks?
>J. (your friendly neighborhood assistant organizer)
>Do it. Straight. Get it down, let it get down and let it tell itself and
>mirror, by what you couldn't say-what was really there. -L. Wilson
>----- Original Message ----
>From: Daniel Casey <[address removed]>
>To: J. Holtham <[address removed]>; [address removed]
>Sent: Friday, April 27,[masked]:16:48 PM
>Subject: Re: [socialnetwork-488] T-shirts?
>Hey, J--and everyone else who gets this--Daniel here.  I like the idea of
>group t-shirts very much, but I wonder if maybe the slogan or whatever
>could be decided on in a more democratic way.  Maybe we should all
>brainstorm a bunch of ideas to choose from / vote on.  I'm not crazy about
>the Brooklyn reference.  If Inwood is better than Brooklyn (and it IS),
>then why even mention Brooklyn?
>What about a self-referential slogan?
>"We entertain ourselves," maybe, or, "We've got hills,"  or, "We plank
>shad," or, my favorite at the moment:  "Big City Hicks."
>No reason why we couldn't get a variety of t-shirts over time on different
>occasions, though, if there's a rush to get an order in to the printer for
>kickball, and if a number of people have already said that they do like the
>Brooklyn dig.
>I'm just mouthin' off.
>"J. Holtham" <[address removed]> wrote:
>A special announcement from J. Holtham, Assistant Organizer of The Upper
>Manhattan Experience
>Hey, everybody! Your friendly neighborhood assistant organizer here, with a
>question: who wants a t-shirt? Josh and I want to order a bunch for the
>group. The front would say: "Inwood. It's Better Than Brooklyn." And it
>would have "The Upper Manhattan Experience" on the back. We could get them
>for about $11 a piece.
>So...who wants one? E-mail me back directly to let me know. We'd love to
>get them for kickball, so we can look cool.
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