We don't get many threads here. Those we, Dan chimes in to ask how his buddies are. Hell he's even doing it when I update him on drummer quest 2008 via PM. So to help him control this nervous tic and keep the forum on track... here's the how you doin, buddy thread of bereavement. Here's how to use it... 1) state how you are generally doin' to form a baseline 2) update us when that status changes oh and Dan you might want to make this a sticky.