1,292 Posts = 3rd Year Blogoversary!

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Wow. Didn’t think we’d still be around this long. Mostly, we didn’t think at all, just got up did it, starting on 3 August 2007, and we’ve since passed 671,000 views!

The year certainly had its highlights. We had our busiest day, 18 October 2009, with over 20,500 hits. I was invited to post on both AmyOops and The Blogmocracy. Amy’s site is kind of a cornocopia of oddness, and The Blogmocracy is more about current events where I provide innocuous fodder for the Overnight Open Thread. It’s all a lot of fun.

We opened up The Tacky Raccoons Store for TR paraphernalia. Our new FaceBook page was hacked and deleted, but it’ll be up again soon. Thanks to all who logged in.

This post is a retrospective of our past year, listing the Top 10 greatest hits of Tacky Raccoons from August 2009 to August 2010. Previous years’ greatest hits are here and here.

So here are the Top 10 of the past twelve months, with last year’s rankings separated by an appropriate slash. NR = no rating,  indicating that the post either didn’t make rank or wasn’t posted last year. Click on the images to see the original posts.

Hey Ho! Let’s go!


No 10/NR: Steampunk Rabbit Hunt


No. 9/NR: The .Gif Friday Post No. 129 – Compound Pendulum, Nematode, Cat Slide


No. 8/6: Southern California Fires -  October 2007


No. 7/NR: Bloody Mushrooms With Teeth


No. 6/NR: How to REALLY piss off a golden retriever


No. 5/9: Lesbian Amputee Dwarf Porn
[The title of this one was pure blogwhoring at its best, and it's still paying off.]


No. 4/1: Lol Ferret Episode 1
[This was the 2nd most popular post since this blog done be borned, with over 30,6oo hits since 8 November 2007.]


No. 3/3: Giant Woolly Bear Caterpillar Discovered Near Las Cruces, NM, Predicts Global Warming for Decades to Come
[Don't miss the comments on this one.]


No. 2/NR: Amy’s Motivational Poster Collection

AND THE NUMBER ONE POST OF THE YEAR IS:

No. 1/NR: An Expensive Ignosecond
This post got close to 21,000 hits before we realized that the pictures didn’t show an accident. Those guys knew exactly what they were doing, and they did it with precision.

Thanks gobs to all of you who joined up and stayed with us these past years, keep on clicking on. Let’s hope and pray that the results of this year’s November elections bring us all back to prosperity.  –Bunk

[Tip o' the tarboosh to this site that produced the top image.]

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9 Responses to “1,292 Posts = 3rd Year Blogoversary!”

  1. G Eagle Esq Says:

    Meneer T

    Well done – looking forward to an Entertaing 3rd Year

    Alles Gute

    G E

  2. amyoops Says:

    Congrats,, heres to many more years

  3. Phreak 2.0 Says:

    Happy birthday racccoons! … looking forward to the next decades

  4. wheels Says:

    Keep it up (in whatever sense you want to take the advice). I enjoy your site, even if I don’t comment on it that often.

  5. C Monster Says:

    Woot!! Bravo!! Encore!!!

    Congrats. I was gonna add Louie Jordan’s “Let the Good Times Roll.” but that didn’t quite get it. I’ll be back later with some proper music.

  6. The Award-Winning Fantabulous Non-Net-Zero House « SOYLENT GREEN Says:

    [...] OT Update: It’s Bunk’s Blogoversary and he has some greatest hits [...]

  7. nursemyra Says:

    Happy anniversary – love those bloody mushrooms

  8. Melanie Says:

    Happy anniversary Bunk! Where’s the cake?

  9. Bunk Strutts Says:

    Herr Eagle, Amy, Phreak, wheels, C Mon, & nursem, and Melanie– Thanks for the kudos! What a long strange trip it’s been!

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