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Old 11-11-2016, 09:05 PM   #1
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Heart RIP Johnny Hughes

Posted on his Facebook account about an hour ago. Johnny died at home peacefully this afternoon.
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Old 11-11-2016, 09:18 PM   #2
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re: RIP Johnny Hughes

Sad news. RIP Johnny, always enjoyed reading your stories.

Last edited by SootedPowa; 11-11-2016 at 09:19 PM. Reason: He needs to be credited with the phrase "barking iron"
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Old 11-11-2016, 09:30 PM   #3
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re: RIP Johnny Hughes

always told a good yarn
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Old 11-11-2016, 09:34 PM   #4
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re: RIP Johnny Hughes

Always sad to hear about the passing of a 2+2 legend poster.
RIP
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Old 11-11-2016, 10:00 PM   #5
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re: RIP Johnny Hughes

RIP. Johnny was a character ... will be missed.
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Old 11-12-2016, 12:22 AM   #6
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re: RIP Johnny Hughes

RIP Johnny. I never met you, but you seemed like an interesting character who spoke his mind and enjoyed telling a good story. I've miss seeing your occasional posts around here and am sad I won't see any more.

to borrow Johnny's customary sign off:


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Old 11-12-2016, 12:27 AM   #7
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re: RIP Johnny Hughes

I see that he's been posthumously unbanned. Nice gesture. RIP.
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Old 11-12-2016, 12:28 AM   #8
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re: RIP Johnny Hughes

RIP Johnny.

I enjoyed his writing style blend of fiction and non. Whether the BS meter was high in some posts more than others, the man entertained. Hope you win in the big game on the other side.
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Old 11-12-2016, 12:45 AM   #9
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re: RIP Johnny Hughes

I remember Johnny from back when I used to post on Pokerforums.org in the beginning days of the poker boom. He was the same crazy character back then and always got his balls busted, but I always had a warm spot in my heart for him.

He cracked me up. He will be missed.

RIP Johnny.
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Old 11-12-2016, 12:49 AM   #10
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re: RIP Johnny Hughes

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Perfect.

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I see that he's been posthumously unbanned. Nice gesture. RIP.
Agree.

RIP Johnny.
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Old 11-12-2016, 12:54 AM   #11
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RIP Johnny.

I enjoyed his writing style blend of fiction and non. Whether the BS meter was high in some posts more than others, the man entertained. Hope you win in the big game on the other side.
+1

Genuinely enjoyed the sporadic stories over the years. Who cares if they may have been slightly embellished? Most good stories are!

RIP Johnny
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Old 11-12-2016, 01:17 AM   #12
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RIP johnny, get in the game on the other side!
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Old 11-12-2016, 01:41 AM   #13
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re: RIP Johnny Hughes

RIP Johnny

Very sad, great character

I enjoyed his presence around this place
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Old 11-12-2016, 06:31 AM   #14
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re: RIP Johnny Hughes

RIP Johnny - I enjoyed our little spats as I'm sure you did too.
I'm going to yell at a cloud for you today.
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Old 11-12-2016, 06:34 AM   #15
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Sleep well Johnny Hughes.
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Old 11-12-2016, 06:39 AM   #16
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RIP Johnny
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Old 11-12-2016, 09:18 AM   #17
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Old 11-12-2016, 12:39 PM   #18
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Barking iron

RIP
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Old 11-12-2016, 01:40 PM   #19
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re: RIP Johnny Hughes

A good man, there to see poker grow explosively. Great story-teller.

Only positive is that the Seniors will start half an hour earlier.
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Old 11-12-2016, 01:42 PM   #20
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Why was Johnny banned?
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Old 11-12-2016, 02:02 PM   #21
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re: RIP Johnny Hughes

He slipped a bit towards the end. Can happen to anyone.

RIP, Johnny.
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Old 11-12-2016, 02:10 PM   #22
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RIP Johnny.
I'll miss your stories.
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Old 11-12-2016, 02:21 PM   #23
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RIP buddy.
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Old 11-12-2016, 02:51 PM   #24
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Old 11-12-2016, 03:00 PM   #25
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re: RIP Johnny Hughes

Always enjoyed his threads. Never understood the hate.

RIP Johnny
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