I have recieved word that the poster known as "Carl in Tampa" has passed away.

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Old 11-08-2019, 09:55 PM
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I'm so sorry to hear this. He was a gentleman and a knowledgeable debater. We need more of his kind, who deal in facts and researched opinions.
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Old 11-08-2019, 10:41 PM
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So many of the TOTVers I have interacted with since July of 2007 have passed. I remember many of them but Carl from Tampa has a special place for his often sticking up for those be cyber bullied on here. And he often had something to add that would calm people down. Guess that was part of his experiences as a negotiator with the Tampa police.
Old 11-08-2019, 11:26 PM
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Rest in peace, Carl.
Old 11-09-2019, 08:17 AM
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I, too, am so sorry to hear this; he always added wisdom to any discussion he chose to enter. I had been missing him since he stopped posting. I hope his children and loved ones read these tributes.
Old 11-09-2019, 09:47 AM
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Hand salute, my brother in blue. Rest easy now, you've earned it.
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Old 11-09-2019, 09:55 AM
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We salute you, Carl, for a life well lived. May your tempered, informative posts on this forum serve as a great reminder to all of us to try harder in our conversations with each other. Rest in God’s arms, peace!
Old 11-09-2019, 12:18 PM
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Thanks for posting, Grace. RIP, Carl.
Old 11-09-2019, 02:33 PM
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Sorry to hear of Carl’s passing. Carl’s posts were always not only well researched and smart but wise. Prayers for the family. Jim
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Old 11-10-2019, 09:42 AM
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Thanks for posting Gracie. R.I.P. Carl.
Old 11-10-2019, 05:25 PM
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Very sorry to hear. I always enjoyed his reasoned and well thought out posts.
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Old 11-16-2019, 07:39 PM
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RIP Carl. Condolences to his family.
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