The members have spoken! The AK Member of the Year, for 2016 is...

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  1. Cactus Bob

    Cactus Bob Desert Rat Subscriber

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    Lookin' Good Chris!! :beerchug:
     
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  2. luvvinvinyl

    luvvinvinyl Aggie! Staff Member Admin Subscriber

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    Now, I can believe that it has arrived, and all is well. How fitting that it sits with your stereo.

    I am very happy for you, my friend.
     
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  3. Mike Gibson

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    Congratulations to a gentleman who truly deserves this honor. You have impressed me with your kindness and positive attitude for years Chris.
     
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  4. Eywadude

    Eywadude Lunatic Member

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    Awesome plaque, Chris! Quite fitting for a great member here on AK. You make it a joy to be here for me and so many others with your presence here on the site, so I can't think of a more deserving person for that award. :) And remember, if your plaque needs cleaning, make sure to take it to the dentist! ;) :p
     
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  5. larryderouin

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    Congratulations Chris. I was looking for an answer to a problem and saw this thread, wondering who made it. Couldn't have happened to a nicer member. I was really surprised that I made the list, someone must have been VERY DESPERATE!

    Again Congratulations Chris, maybe you can hold of the hordes next year:bigok:

    Larry
     
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  6. luvvinvinyl

    luvvinvinyl Aggie! Staff Member Admin Subscriber

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    Larry, every year you get recognized for all your contributions. There is much honour in Honourable Mention.
    Thank you for all you bring to the AK community.
     
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  7. HarmanKardon

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    Thank you so much Larry, you are so kind!

    What is the reason why AudioKarma is such a fantastic place? Because a lot members here would deserve the honour being "AudioKarma Member of the Year".
     
  8. SuperjazzyJa

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    I finally found this thread. I wasn't even aware that there was a member of the year. Can't think of a more deserving member. The rest of the folks on the list do come close though.
     
  9. HarmanKardon

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    Check my signature, James! ;) MOTY 2016 ;)

    Thank you so much for you very kind comment, my dear friend and brother! :)
     
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  10. RhythmGJ

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    A couple of points:

    1) Congratulations Chris/HarmanKardon, and all past winners!

    2) There's an actual plaque? Outstanding. (Which brings me to my third point)...

    3) This place is amazing!!

    GJ
     
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  11. IPADave

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    It is amazing. One of the phrases that Chris uses a lot when speaking of AK is "our community". This is exactly how I feel about this place.

    -Dave
     

     

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  12. HarmanKardon

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    Another phrase I am using a lot is that I am nothing but a mirror of the AK members making what our forum is actually about. Thank you so much for your comments, GJ and Dave!
     
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  13. tillmbil

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    Yes congrats, and yes this site is amazing, the "Google" equal for audio. I was a long time Klipsch Forum member until I stumbled across this site. Have not been back to the other site since.
     
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  14. HarmanKardon

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    Thank you, tillmbil, I really appreciate your comment. :)
     
  15. BigElCat

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    Congratulations !

    It's much more dignified than a tiara.

    Seems like there should be a 'cup' or something to hand off to the next winner.

    :thumbsup:
     
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  16. HarmanKardon

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    Thank you, BigElCat!

    I think that there is something we may call "Audiokarma Philosophy" - we Members of the Year are representing this philosophy in a sort of special way, it's at least how I feel it.

    I hope that I - that we can hand over the representation of this philosophy to the next winner.
     

     

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  17. merrylander

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    Late to the party as usual but my excuse is that I have had other things on my plate, enough. Chris I am so happy to see you receive this recognition and although I rarely haunt AK any more I am sure there is no one more deserving,
     
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  18. Te-Te

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    Congratulations to HarmanKardon (Chris). I have only been here a few months now, and I knew Chris was Awesome right off the bat.
     
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    Thank you so much, Rob and Terence, I really appreciate your very kind comments!
     
  20. DeeCee

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    Congratulations HarmonKardon!:beerchug:
     
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