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reQuest 2019: the reTurn: a half-time update

We are now halfway through the 2019 reQuest and one week away from the cutoff date for making new reQuests, so it's time for an update!

So far we have:


So I’m flipping through the channels, and I see “The Graduate” is on. The strip club scene. Where Benjamin, the disaffected hero, takes girl-next-door, Elaine, to a smoky, seedy strip joint. 

You probably know the story so you know it unfolds. But watching it again, I was reminded of two things. 

One is a scene in “Taxi Driver”. Where disaffected “hero” Travis Bickle takes nice-girl Betsy to a porn film. The other is the not-at-all-nice…

A creepypasta story written by Kerry Hammond under the name searchandrescuewoods. Each part of the story is a collection of brief anecdotal tales told by a Search and Rescue Officer with the United States Forest Service. They can be summed up simply: The forest is more dangerous than you know. And avoid the staircases. 

You know, the standard advice I have for most creepypasta is to just say, go read it. They're short, they're creepy, they're fun. They won't take you long to…

News for Noders

January 1: Gregorian New Year.

January 1: ReQuest 2019 begins!

January 24: Happy Birthday Silverai_me!

January 26: Happy Birthday Segnbora-t!

January 31: ReQuest 2019 ends.

If you have something to add to the monthly news, /msg Tem42.

December 1: Iron Noder has ended, and the initial results are in!

December 2: Happy Hanukkah!

December 12: Happy birthday to horacetheclown!

December 25: Merry Christmas!

Coming in January: sign up now for the reQuest 2019: the reTurn!

If you have an item for this calendar, /msg Tem42.

November 1 - The IRON NODER CHALLENGE starts today and runs through December 1. It's never too late to sign up, and all writeups get rewards. /msg mauler if you'd like to participate!

November 1 - Happy Birthday Zephronias!

November 5 - Bonfire Night in the UK.

November 11 - Veterans Day in the US.

November 22 - Thanksgiving in the US.

November 27 - Happy Birthday Estelore!

If you have an item for this calendar, /msg Tem42.

October 1: This is the month of Tender Lumplings Everywhere: The 2018 Halloween Horrorquest.

October 17: Happy Birthday gnarl!

October 31: Something spooky will probably happen today. It usually does.

If you have an item for this calendar, /msg Tem42.

September 7 С днём рождения, Stasik!

September 16 Feliz cumpleaños Ancientsnow!

September 18 Happy birthday Stuart!

Septemaaarr 19 Talk like a pirate day.

September 25 Happy birthday Templeton!

September 27 Happy birthday Uberbanana!

If you have an item for this calendar, /msg Tem42.