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August 28, 2006

the future

this post originally drafted july 16, fwiw…

so we had a big long talk about sbs show last evening.

of course it was all nda, so you won’t be seeing any of the details here at the funcave.

but what you will see is that…

going forward…

i have decided that i will no longer be a part of sbs show.

now…

this is not a rocketbooming because…

  • there’s absolutely zero money involved
  • the decision is/was totally mine
  • no one knows nor cares who the hell i am anyway

all best as always to sbs show…

it’s just not for me anymore.

|| posted by chris under nostalgia || comments (16) || ||

16 comments »

  1. I just wanted to thank you on behalf of the community for all the hard work you put in the SBS Show, you were already missed when we taped an episode yesterday.

    Again bud, thanks for all your help and dedication.

    -Vlad

    comment by Vlad — August 28, 2006 @ 12:18 pm

  2. Chris,

    I think you don’t do yourself justice with regards to the third point on your list. Your contribution to the community has had a really positive impact on those people who have had the pleasure of meeting you.

    Even the content on this site offers insight into your experience and expertise which I know people benefit from.

    It’s good to see that you are moving forward and you know I’ll always be there in the background cheering you on with a cowbell!

    comment by Susanne — August 28, 2006 @ 1:11 pm

  3. Flat out – SUCKS!
    You’ll be missed.

    comment by Mike — August 28, 2006 @ 1:25 pm

  4. Chris,

    I respect your decision to head in a new direction, but the SBS Show won’t be the same without the cowbell bro. We do care, and we do miss ya!

    comment by timbarrett — August 28, 2006 @ 4:36 pm

  5. Where is the comedy going to come from now?

    comment by Katie — August 28, 2006 @ 6:02 pm

  6. Chris,

    Thank you very much for your contributions to the SBS Show.

    comment by Dale Unroe — August 29, 2006 @ 1:33 pm

  7. Dude. You will be missed.

    But now you get to come back as a guest, flip Vlad a bunch of shit, and let him spend the next day editing it out.

    See you soon.

    comment by Karl P. — August 30, 2006 @ 5:03 pm

  8. [...] As Chris mentioned on his blog, he has decided to leave the SBS Show. He has listed his reasons for it but I’ll offer you mine as well. [...]

    pingback by Vlad Mazek - Vladville Blog » Blog Archive » Momma didn’t raise no fool philosophy — August 31, 2006 @ 10:22 pm

  9. While we’re in the "this sucks" mode……

    http://www.chrisrue.com/funcave/2006/08/the-future.html
    Chris added a lot of class to the SBSshow.
    ……

    trackback by E-Bitz - SBS MVP the Official Blog of the SBS "Diva" — August 31, 2006 @ 11:19 pm

  10. While we’re in the "this sucks" mode……

    http://www.chrisrue.com/funcave/2006/08/the-future.html Chris added a lot of class to the SBSshow. We…

    trackback by News — September 1, 2006 @ 12:12 am

  11. Chris who?

    comment by TechSoEasy - Jeffrey B. Kane — September 1, 2006 @ 12:56 am

  12. Sorry, I couldn’t resist. ;-)

    comment by TechSoEasy - Jeffrey B. Kane — September 1, 2006 @ 12:56 am

  13. Hey Chris,

    Bad news indeed…

    I know who you are… Boston was a blast…

    Good luck with whereever the future takes you…

    comment by Mark T — September 1, 2006 @ 3:46 am

  14. Chris I always felt Vlad was the comedy and you the Brains. The Adam Corrolla to the Dr. Drew. Well I think the show was great with the both of you and have very mixed feelings regarding having to hear an annoying british accent squeak now.

    Please let us know if and when you plan on hosting your own podcast.

    comment by Oscar Barriuso — September 1, 2006 @ 8:46 am

  15. Chris,
    Thank you for your work on the SBS show. It has been an excellent tech resource.
    Chris

    comment by Chris Skrod — September 1, 2006 @ 10:18 am

  16. Sorry to see you leaving the show. There are alot of priorities such as family and business. I trust you have the character to wisely spend those hours saved from doing the show.

    I do hope that we will see you in Redmond.

    -Ken

    comment by Ken Edwards — September 3, 2006 @ 3:39 am

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