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    Is the search not working or something? Im trying to find an exact phrase that was used on the forums so I can use it somewhere else.

    The term I searched for was "Up its ***" and the result was 1,500 pages worth of topics with 100 results per page. So either something is wrong with the search, or there really are 150,000 posts that include the phrase "up its ***" scattered across the site.


    The exact phrase Im looking for involves a chicken, 7.623 layers of duct tape, a flux capacitor, instructions to put the negative lead up the chickens ***, and ends with "this might work."

    Anyone know where that is found?

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    That's it! Thank you very much

    On another forum Im a member of someone asked about how to do something technical with a computer. What he wants to do is well beyond the knowledge of anyone on that site so Im posting the contents of that post as a reply LOL

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    Your very welcome.

    I've found that if there is an uncommon word in the post, use it in your search criteria. That'll help to narrow down the amount of hits.
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    Quote Originally Posted by fireman4949 View Post
    Your very welcome.

    I've found that if there is an uncommon word in the post, use it in your search criteria. That'll help to narrow down the amount of hits.
    I figured that too....until 150,000 results came back for "up its ***"


    HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA

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    Quote Originally Posted by DFW333 View Post
    I figured that too....until 150,000 results came back for "up its ***"


    HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA

    Dude, this is the fire service...That's a common phrase!
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    Quote Originally Posted by BLSboy View Post
    Gentlemen, I would like to thank you for making me plaster my laptop with gatorade.
    We do what we can...
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    Mission accomplished!


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    Loo, check your PMs
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    It was the "it's", "up" and "***" all taken separately that caused the search results you experienced. The search feature searches for each word by itself, not as a whole.
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    Quote Originally Posted by fireman4949 View Post
    Your very welcome.

    I've found that if there is an uncommon word in the post, use it in your search criteria. That'll help to narrow down the amount of hits.
    Sheri, I was aware of that as well. That's why I recommended the "uncommon" word search.

    It's too bad you can't choose a phrase option in the search feature.
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