The Forum has been here since 1999. This appears to be the first post/thread on September 7, 1999 http://www.straightbourbon.com/forum...hp?271-Welcome!

And on September 8, 2003 it reached 20,000 posts here http://www.straightbourbon.com/forum...ght=1999+posts

Today we are at 305,086 posts. And some of those 305,086 are even worth reading before posting .