A Meeting of Minds - An Anne McCaffrey Discussion Forum  

Go Back   A Meeting of Minds - An Anne McCaffrey Discussion Forum > The Mezzanine > Exhibit Hall

Exhibit Hall For the exhibition of artistic creations by our members, from poetry and prose to drawings, photography, and digital art.

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old Jan 26 2010, 03:55 PM   #1
IceStar
Inactive
 
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Estonia/Luxembourg
Gender: F
Fan of: Dragonriders of Pern
Now Reading: anything I can get my hands on
Default Fred the Thread

One of my friends once mentioned that 'Thread' sounds very similar to 'Fred'. So, Fred the Thread just popped into my head, and I just had to create this little animation...

IceStar is offline   Reply With Quote
Old Jan 26 2010, 04:00 PM   #2
Allen
Senior Member
 
Allen's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Location: Last house on the left, across from the cemetery
Gender: M
Fan of: The Pern Series
Now Reading: Robin Hobb's Shaman's Crossing
Default Re: Fred the Thread

Hahahahahahahahahahahahaha........

That's great! Thanks, IceStar!
__________________
All those moments will be lost in time, like tears in rain.
Allen is offline   Reply With Quote
Old Jan 26 2010, 05:09 PM   #3
Hans
Master Archivist
 
Hans's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2004
Location: The Netherlands
Gender: M
Fan of: Pern!
Default Re: Fred the Thread



Has a high Doctor Zeus rate. Well done
__________________
Hans, also known as Elrhan, Master Archivist

Visit The Pern Museum & Archives for all your Pern and Anne McCaffrey News and Resources!
The Pern Museum & Archives is the home of the Pern Encyclopedia and the Pern Bloodlines.
Hans is offline   Reply With Quote
Old Jan 26 2010, 05:59 PM   #4
Cheryl
Master Archivist
 
Cheryl's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2004
Location: Maryland, USA
Gender: F
Fan of: Pern!
Now Reading: Paladin of Souls (Bujold)
Default Re: Fred the Thread

Thanks for the giggles!
__________________
Visit one of the other sites of Cheryl's Anne McCaffrey Triad:
Sariel's Guide to Pern: a detailed guide to the series
The Many Works of Anne McCaffrey: largest fan site about Anne and ALL of her works
McCaffrey Quest: annual trivia contest.
Cheryl is offline   Reply With Quote
Old Jan 26 2010, 06:02 PM   #5
AnnMarie
Dragonrider
Weyrwoman
 
AnnMarie's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2004
Location: On the Edge
Gender: F
Fan of: Pern and Talent
Now Reading: The Name of the Rose
Default Re: Fred the Thread

roflmao
AnnMarie is offline   Reply With Quote
Old Jan 26 2010, 07:23 PM   #6
DragonBuddy
Senior Member
Linyaari
 
DragonBuddy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: Dragonville, New Jersey
Gender: F
Fan of: CS, Freedom, and Pern
Now Reading: The Lady
Green Re: Fred the Thread

Hahaha very cute!
__________________
Buddy


When I get a little money, I buy books; and if any is left over, I buy food and clothes.~Desiderius Erasmus
DragonBuddy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old Jan 26 2010, 09:51 PM   #7
jube
Dolphineer Journeywoman
 
jube's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: Australia
Gender: F
Fan of: Dragons of Pern
Now Reading: Puzzles and my thesaurus!
Default Re: Fred the Thread

Quote:
Originally Posted by Hans View Post


Has a high Doctor Zeus rate. Well done
Zeus was a god, Dr Suess = author but Fred the thread was good
__________________
Dolphineer Journeywoman and part-time researcher....

Find me on ebay.....

Here'tis!
jube is offline   Reply With Quote
Old Jan 27 2010, 01:04 AM   #8
Samsara
Inactive
 
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: Perth, Australia
Gender: F
Fan of: PERN!!!
Now Reading: Restoree
Thumbs up Re: Fred the Thread

Heh heh! I likes it!
Samsara is offline   Reply With Quote
Old Jan 27 2010, 01:12 AM   #9
GinnyStar
Dolphineer
Craftmaster
 
GinnyStar's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2008
Location: Wausau, WI USA, Central Standard Time
Gender: F
Fan of: Pern, other SF works
Now Reading: Dragonback Bargain
Thumbs up Re: Fred the Thread

I loved the blue or if get to sea a might find that one as a snack.
__________________
Lover s s, s and friends
Lover of and beads,
http://www.change.org/profiles/GinnyStar
Dragoncave GinnyStar2
Jellied Dragons
Lair of Dragons
http://dragcave.net/user/GinnyStar2
Thanks! Others: None at this time
WIP http://archiveofourown.org/works/252259
http://www.daisy.org/learning-difficulties
GinnyStar is offline   Reply With Quote
Old Jan 27 2010, 04:06 AM   #10
Kath
Starsmith


Weyrwoman
 
Kath's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2004
Location: Oop North

Fan of: Moreta
Default Re: Fred the Thread

Oh my god, that's effing GENIUS!

Kath is offline   Reply With Quote
Old Jan 27 2010, 11:48 AM   #11
IceStar
Inactive
 
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Estonia/Luxembourg
Gender: F
Fan of: Dragonriders of Pern
Now Reading: anything I can get my hands on
Default Re: Fred the Thread

Quote:
Originally Posted by GinnyStar View Post
I loved the blue or if get to sea a might find that one as a snack.
hmmm... Thanks for the idea!
*sneaks away to find a dolphin to eat Fred*
IceStar is offline   Reply With Quote
Old Jan 27 2010, 11:04 PM   #12
Lady Maelin
Master Artist


 
Lady Maelin's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: California
Gender: F
Fan of: Pern,The Ship Who Sang
Now Reading: Anne's Pern EVERYTHING !
Default Re: Fred the Thread


That was marvelously funny....don't
know how you did the animation for
it...but I wish I had a way of keeping
it in my collection of Pern goodies.
Thanks so muchfor sharing this little chuckle...
__________________
"To the Horsehead Nebula and back we shall make beautiful music"..."Together!"

The stories of childhood leave an indelible impression,and their author always has a niche in the temple of memory from which the image is never cut out to be thrown on the rubbish heap of things that are outgrown and outlived........Howard Pyle
Lady Maelin is offline   Reply With Quote
Old Jan 28 2010, 10:29 AM   #13
Dernok
Inactive
 
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: Duisburg
Gender: M
Fan of: Dragonriders of Pern
Default Re: Fred the Thread

Great!

Thanks!
Dernok is offline   Reply With Quote
Old Jan 29 2010, 01:24 AM   #14
GinnyStar
Dolphineer
Craftmaster
 
GinnyStar's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2008
Location: Wausau, WI USA, Central Standard Time
Gender: F
Fan of: Pern, other SF works
Now Reading: Dragonback Bargain
Red face Re: Fred the Thread

Quote:
Originally Posted by IceStar View Post
hmmm... Thanks for the idea!
*sneaks away to find a dolphin to eat Fred*
just think of the head of a dolphin you get the idea
__________________
Lover s s, s and friends
Lover of and beads,
http://www.change.org/profiles/GinnyStar
Dragoncave GinnyStar2
Jellied Dragons
Lair of Dragons
http://dragcave.net/user/GinnyStar2
Thanks! Others: None at this time
WIP http://archiveofourown.org/works/252259
http://www.daisy.org/learning-difficulties
GinnyStar is offline   Reply With Quote
Old Jan 29 2010, 11:25 PM   #15
mawra
Dolphin Friend

Craftmaster
 
mawra's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: CONCORD VA
Gender: F
Fan of: PERN
Now Reading: Dolphins of Pern and Queens ow
Default Re: Fred the Thread

ROFL!

Very funny.
__________________
MEDDLE NOT IN THE AFAIRS OF DRAGONS, FOR YOU ARE CRUNCHY & GOOD WITH CHOCOLATE


SO MANY BOOKS SO LITTLE TIME


DRIVING SMART KEEPS YOU ALIVE
mawra is offline   Reply With Quote
Old Jan 30 2010, 08:40 PM   #16
Multi-Facets
Insert Witty Title Here.
 
Multi-Facets's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: Colorado
Gender: F
Fan of: Girl Who Heard Dragons
Now Reading: Newflesh/Mira Grant.
Default Re: Fred the Thread

Good job, random blue dragon!

Hee. Thanks for sharing this, IceStar. Fred's expressions were so comical. XD
__________________
Rest well, Mrs. McCaffrey. Long live your work!
Multi-Facets is offline   Reply With Quote
Old Feb 1 2010, 01:59 PM   #17
edith
Dragonrider


Weyrwoman
 
edith's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2004
Location: Delft
Gender: F
Fan of: Most of them :)
Now Reading: Don't You Have Time To Think- RP Feynman
Default Re: Fred the Thread

That was brilliant!

That conversation sounds similar to one where my brother interrupted to ask "Who's Fred?"
edith is offline   Reply With Quote
Old Feb 2 2010, 04:15 PM   #18
Brenda
Senior Member
 
Brenda's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: St. Louis
Gender: F
Default Re: Fred the Thread

Maybe Fred's cousin Ed could have an encounter with a dolphin!
Brenda is offline   Reply With Quote
Old Feb 3 2010, 02:42 AM   #19
GinnyStar
Dolphineer
Craftmaster
 
GinnyStar's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2008
Location: Wausau, WI USA, Central Standard Time
Gender: F
Fan of: Pern, other SF works
Now Reading: Dragonback Bargain
Thumbs up Re: Fred the Thread

Quote:
Originally Posted by Brenda View Post
Maybe Fred's cousin Ed could have an encounter with a dolphin!
nice one Brenda!
__________________
Lover s s, s and friends
Lover of and beads,
http://www.change.org/profiles/GinnyStar
Dragoncave GinnyStar2
Jellied Dragons
Lair of Dragons
http://dragcave.net/user/GinnyStar2
Thanks! Others: None at this time
WIP http://archiveofourown.org/works/252259
http://www.daisy.org/learning-difficulties
GinnyStar is offline   Reply With Quote
Old Feb 4 2010, 12:33 PM   #20
IceStar
Inactive
 
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Estonia/Luxembourg
Gender: F
Fan of: Dragonriders of Pern
Now Reading: anything I can get my hands on
Default Re: Fred the Thread

Quote:
Originally Posted by Brenda View Post
Maybe Fred's cousin Ed could have an encounter with a dolphin!
Nope, it's Fred again.
IceStar is offline   Reply With Quote
Old Feb 4 2010, 01:20 PM   #21
Kat
Journeywoman archivist
 
Kat's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: South Carolina,USA
Gender: F
Fan of: DRoP
Now Reading: Sky Dragons
Default Re: Fred the Thread

Kat is offline   Reply With Quote
Old Feb 4 2010, 03:51 PM   #22
Anneli
Weyrwoman
 
Anneli's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2004
Location: Shropshire
Gender: F
Fan of: Pern!
Now Reading: Dragonflight
Default Re: Fred the Thread

Absolutely brilliant

*will never think of thread in the same way again*
Anneli is offline   Reply With Quote
Old Feb 4 2010, 04:13 PM   #23
P'ter
Crafter

Craftmaster
 
P'ter's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2006
Location: Wolverhampton
Gender: M
Fan of: Favorite?
Now Reading: avidly
Default Re: Fred the Thread

H-m-m: bit of a Jonah.
__________________
"Truth is stranger than fiction: fiction has to make sense." Leo Rosten.

"When I became a man I put away childish things, including the fear of childishness and the desire to be very grown up."
C. S. Lewis

"I find television very educational. Whenever somebody switches it on I go in the other room and read a book." (attributed to Groucho Marx)

The Pedants are revolting! (against bad grammar)
P'ter is offline   Reply With Quote
Old Feb 4 2010, 07:07 PM   #24
R'na
Dragonrider
 
R'na's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: Prescott Az USA
Gender: M
Fan of: dragonriders of pern
Now Reading: Random Fanfiction
Default Re: Fred the Thread

Help can't stop laughing ... to hard to type.
__________________
Rider of bronze Zoreth
R'na is offline   Reply With Quote
Old Feb 5 2010, 02:46 AM   #25
GinnyStar
Dolphineer
Craftmaster
 
GinnyStar's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2008
Location: Wausau, WI USA, Central Standard Time
Gender: F
Fan of: Pern, other SF works
Now Reading: Dragonback Bargain
Thumbs up Re: Fred the Thread

Well here an idea Fred from another clump of it, downing and become a snack for the dolphins, those who like them. :rolf:
__________________
Lover s s, s and friends
Lover of and beads,
http://www.change.org/profiles/GinnyStar
Dragoncave GinnyStar2
Jellied Dragons
Lair of Dragons
http://dragcave.net/user/GinnyStar2
Thanks! Others: None at this time
WIP http://archiveofourown.org/works/252259
http://www.daisy.org/learning-difficulties
GinnyStar is offline   Reply With Quote
Old Feb 5 2010, 03:24 AM   #26
Samsara
Inactive
 
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: Perth, Australia
Gender: F
Fan of: PERN!!!
Now Reading: Restoree
Thumbs up Re: Fred the Thread

Heh heh! Good one!
Samsara is offline   Reply With Quote
Old Feb 6 2010, 01:23 AM   #27
GinnyStar
Dolphineer
Craftmaster
 
GinnyStar's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2008
Location: Wausau, WI USA, Central Standard Time
Gender: F
Fan of: Pern, other SF works
Now Reading: Dragonback Bargain
Default Re: Fred the Thread

Quote:
Originally Posted by Samsara View Post
Heh heh! Good one!
Well I thought it might work, glad you like it.
__________________
Lover s s, s and friends
Lover of and beads,
http://www.change.org/profiles/GinnyStar
Dragoncave GinnyStar2
Jellied Dragons
Lair of Dragons
http://dragcave.net/user/GinnyStar2
Thanks! Others: None at this time
WIP http://archiveofourown.org/works/252259
http://www.daisy.org/learning-difficulties
GinnyStar is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Fanfic: New story I am playing with mawra Exhibit Hall 5 Jun 12 2016 07:21 AM
Dragonsue Shalyn Exhibit Hall 45 Oct 13 2009 08:42 AM
Grubs Eriflor Dragonriders of Pern 80 Dec 31 2008 03:07 AM
Fanfic: Shala rewrite mawra Exhibit Hall 1 Sep 24 2008 03:32 PM
Lords Holder after Thread Gidget2 Dragonriders of Pern 15 Jul 11 2006 10:19 AM


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 10:04 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2021, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.

ds and characters based on Anne McCaffrey’s fiction are copyright © Anne McCaffrey 1967-2008, all rights reserved, and used bA Meeting of Minds forum owned by Cheryl B. Miller.
All references to worly permission of the author.