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  • #58891
    HUTCHINSON KARL
    Spectator

    Here it’s already September and I’m still waiting for my July issue. What gives?

    Karl

    #62228
    Stagehand
    Spectator

    Just got my July/Aug issue in the mail a day or two ago. Been a busy summer. I’m sure the volunteers who are writing it are out riding, right now! 😀

    #62231
    ANTON LARGIADER
    Spectator

    I don’t think I’ve gotten mine either. [rummages through mail] Nope, not yet.

    #62232
    HUTCHINSON KARL
    Spectator

    [QUOTE=Stagehand »]Just got my July/Aug issue in the mail a day or two ago. Been a busy summer. I’m sure the volunteers who are writing it are out riding, right now! :D[/QUOTE]

    Obviously the Postal Service in Poughkeepsie is more efficient than here in Buffalo. The postman gas come and gone and still no magazine.

    Karl

    #62233
    WILL GUYAN
    Spectator

    [QUOTE=AntonLargiader »]I don’t think I’ve gotten mine either. [rummages through mail] Nope, not yet.[/QUOTE]

    You mean you’d have forgotten if you’d read it already? Oh, you’re probably hurricane-chasing on your airhead…what about that BMW suit review?

    OTL is a huge amount of work, all done basically by two volunteer editors, pro bono. If you want to see it sooner, as I do, maybe become a volunteer at OTL. This is a riders’ club, we ride daily. We also have lives elsewhere and families. If we were just owners, we’d have lots more time to devote to the magazine. If you want everything on time, it takes personnel. We don’t have the Big Club’s budget. We don’t care!

    Did you know it takes approximately 80 hours per issue to create OTL? And that’s just the dumb volunteer editor. The guy must have lots of passion and enthusiasm.

    You’ll like the issue when it arrives, which should be very soon. It’s in many members’ hands now. I have not gotten mine yet, and I’m on the far left coast. Have a fun Labor Day.

    #62242
    HUTCHINSON KARL
    Spectator

    Just to close the loop, my July/August issue arrived over the weekend while I was at the Finger Lakes Rally.

    #62243
    ANTON LARGIADER
    Spectator

    Mine just arrived today.

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