An hour of silence on CF from 5-6 tonight to honor Johnny Orr

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  1. ChrisMWilliams

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    To honor Iowa State's legendary former head basketball coach Johnny Orr, we will be shutting down our forums for one hour of silence from 5 to 6 tonight leading up to the final non-conference game of the 2013 season.

    At 6, we will open the shop back up and do exactly what Coach Orr would want, be passionate about Iowa State basketball.
     
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  2. MNCyGuy

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    Simple and Classy. I like it.
     
  3. acgclone

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    Cool. Like it
     
  4. mustangcy

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    Awesome C Dub...
     
  5. ISUKing

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    Very nice, can't wait to get up to Hilton to pay tribute in person
     
  6. NobodyBeatsCy

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    I want to be in Hilton Tonight
     
  7. CycloneErik

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    Nice touch.
     
  8. CYCLNST8

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    I wonder how many times I'll check for updates tonight only to remember: oh, yeah...

    Love the idea. As classy as internet gets.
     
  9. ItsCyence

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    Classy move CW.
     
  10. Cubsfan

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    Very, very cool, Chris.
     
  11. helechopper

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    Feels only right to do so.
     
  12. jbhtexas

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    As has been already said, great and classy move by CF.
     
  13. isuforlife

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    Chris you are a class act thank you for all us Johnny lovers, he was such a class act also thanks again
     
  14. CYUL8R

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    Even better than this, Chris, would be to just change the front page of CyFan to be a memorial page to Johnny Orr over the same time period. Would be seen by everyone then and not just us forum rats.

    Love the idea though.
     
  15. ChrisMWilliams

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    Very nice tribute.
     
  17. Tailg8er

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    I like it.

    Has this ever been done on CF before?
     
  18. CycloneErik

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    No. This is unprecedented. It takes a real legend to shut us down.
     
  19. Angie

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    The only down-time we've had on CF before is for server upgrades/migrations/etc.
     
  20. BlondeCy

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    Thank you Chris.
     

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