Cafba News - 15 Aug 2004 - Volume 8
A Publication of the Canadian Air Force Brats Association
Where Being A Brat Is A Good Thing!
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For those people whose names do not appear but who are also celebrating a B'Day in July, I wish you a Happy Birthday as well. We have only been asking for this data for a short time and not everyone wants it known. If you want yours added, send me a note.
This is the 8th edition of the cafba newsletter.
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So to avoid these delivery problems, from this issue forth, you will only receive a text message to let you know the newsletter has been published and where to find it.
Previous newsletter editions can be found here.
new names have been added to the database since 01 Jul 2004. As of publication of this newsletter we have over names in the database. Are you registered? Go here and register your details now so you can be included in the website.
If you have previously submitted your application but your name does not appear on the website, please email me and let me know.
A listing of the latest new members can be found here.
Aug Poll results:
The early Aug poll, found on the main page of the cafba site, asked the question:
Thanks to everyone who cast their vote. Here are the results of the early July poll.
A new poll was started as of 16 Aug 2004.
Here is the new poll question: Would you trust an unknown BRAT before you would trust a civilian stranger?
Get your vote in.
Have a question you would like surveyed? Email us with your question.
If you haven't voted yet, please do so - your opinion counts!
Watch for our next poll starting 16 Aug 2004.
Have you checked out the summer newsgroup trivia contest answers on the cafba website?
Answers to these 28 questions can be at http://grahamlange.homelinux.com/cafba/trivia/trivia2004.html
Do you have a good trivia question? Send it in and we will use it in future contests.
Been to an Air Show yet? take any pictures you care to share?
What do you remember the most about attending an air show when you were young? Check out these shows, they will bring back all those great memories.
Visit their web site at http://www.snowbirds.forces.gc.ca/index_e.asp to see lots of great pictures from past shows
Canadian August Airshows
Going away on vacation and you might miss your local air show? Take a peek here to see lots of international air shows listed.
Know of a show that is not listed? Let me know so we can add it to the next newsletter
If you are on one of the upcoming reunion committees and want your reunion profiled, how about sending in some information about the event being planned? How many are you expecting? Where is the farthest BRAT coming from? What social events are planned? What accommodation has been arranged? Where can we register to attend? Is there a web site that we can refer to?
If you have attended a reunion recently, why not let the other members know how it was. What were your experiences? Would you go back and do it again? Did you reunite with some old school chums? Was it all you expected it to be? Want to share some of your pictures? Write me with the details and we'll include them in the next newsletter.
For additional details on any of these reunions, check out the reunions page on the cafba website!
If your reunion isn't listed, email me and we'll put it in the next newsletter
Did you know!
Did you miss out on the previous newsletters?
They are now archived at http://grahamlange.homelinux.com/cafba/newsletter/newsletters.html
Do you need a text only version of the newsletter?
Do you have a suggestion on how we can improve the site? Please let us know!
I know that lots of people have been exploring their past recently and have made visits to the bases where we used to live.
Not all of us have the luxury of being able to travel back to our past but we all wonder what it is like today!
Why not share your visit for all to read by writing a review for the cafba news. Let us know what has changed, how you felt, share some memories or even pictures
What can you remember? Send in your recollections for the next newsletter.
Do you have a fond memory of your base? Send it in and let others share in those memories!
Do you have your own web site?
Are you interested in listing your site on the cafba web site? Simply email us the link to your site and provide a brief description of its contents and why you made it.
You could be our next cafba recommended web site!
How about a business card? Most of us have one. Care to share yours? If we receive enough of an interest in this idea we can dedicate some space to display your card for a nominal fee.
A great way to profile your business and you!
To have your site profiled in this newsletter, contact the email@example.com
Why not contact Resellerights.com to have your product sold from their site?
Previous true confessions can be found here!
Have a Joke to share? Send it in firstname.lastname@example.org
This list is as accurate as I know at this time! If your site is missing, or you find a broken link, please let me know.
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