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Dullahan
April 17th, 2016, 12:08 AM
"Alexander was seeking to spread civilization when he invaded Persia because they're were still living in the jungle like moneys!"

...

some people need to be hit in the face with a copy of Gore Vidal's Creation

Gl❀w
April 17th, 2016, 12:08 AM
My god....Didn't you tweet about this earlier?

some things you have to hear twice because the first time you thought you misheard them

2Bad
April 17th, 2016, 12:08 AM
I tried to explain that Macedonians weren't "Greeks" exactly and that Phillip II organized his court in the Persian style

why I tried, I'm not sure

e: and yes I did but I'm still mulling over the conversation in my mind, as I do many conversations that occur in said establishment

just Beamu
April 17th, 2016, 12:11 AM
...

some people need to be hit in the face with a copy of Gore Vidal's Creation
A hit in the face is a rather light sentence

2Bad
April 17th, 2016, 12:11 AM
I try not to get sucked into arguments on this kind of thing with my employer but fortunately she seems to enjoy hearing me talk about this and that even if none of it sinks in (I've tried to explain that homosexuality has always been a thing and isn't equivalent to pedophilia multiple times)

just Beamu
April 17th, 2016, 12:11 AM
I tried to explain that Macedonians weren't "Greeks" exactly and that Phillip II organized his court in the Persian style

why I tried, I'm not sure
Their response was?

2Bad
April 17th, 2016, 12:12 AM
I do think I've managed to give up on trying to get her to understand that no, Turks and Mongols aren't the same thing

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Their response was?
"They teach your wrong in this country!"

just Beamu
April 17th, 2016, 12:13 AM
I try not to get sucked into arguments on this kind of thing with my employer but fortunately she seems to enjoy hearing me talk about this and that even if none of it sinks in (I've tried to explain that homosexuality has always been a thing and isn't equivalent to pedophilia multiple times)
I mean aside from just being a bigot she also sounds genuinely stupid

2Bad
April 17th, 2016, 12:14 AM
It is very hard to have any kind of lucid historic or political dialogue when your opposite randomly equates states, ethnicity, and religions to one another.

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She's always been very nice...


...to me.

just Beamu
April 17th, 2016, 12:14 AM
"They teach your wrong in this country!"
Was the improper wording a typo or did she say it like that?

SeiKeo
April 17th, 2016, 12:14 AM
"They teach your wrong in this country!"
Well yeah.

Gl❀w
April 17th, 2016, 12:15 AM
hearing about this is probably far more hilarious than living it

2Bad
April 17th, 2016, 12:16 AM
Was the improper wording a typo or did she say it like that?
A typo I left it because it's appropriate.

Sesto
April 17th, 2016, 12:17 AM
What I'm trying to silence is blatant insensitivity (whether you're Joking Setso Persona-ing or not) to someone who is considering leaving the site for some reason. If someone is publicly asking that, it is safe to assume that something is bothering them. If someone is expressing that something about this very place is bothering them, then maybe making a joke superiority bid is not a great decision.

When you express having problems, Sesto, a lot of us take you seriously, whether you want us to or not. The fact that you seem to not want people to take lol-alcoholism rhetoric seriously doesn't mean that you shouldn't assume other people's expressed issues are serious until you know otherwise.

i think the clear answer is to just not take me seriously ever. treat me like the hobo on the street talking about the end of the world

that's my secret, i'm always ironic

just Beamu
April 17th, 2016, 12:17 AM
hearing about this is probably far more hilarious than living it
In my similar experiences I just don't even bother arguing and seek the nearest oppurtunity to leave or cease conversation

2Bad
April 17th, 2016, 12:17 AM
Also features of my place of business: A Peruvian national who is staunchly anti-immigration and agrees with my boss on all Islamic opinions, and a mysterious old lady from Louisiana who mostly doesn't talk politics but has offhandedly mentioned "the black nationality."

GhostDIGIT
April 17th, 2016, 12:18 AM
....No words.

Dullahan
April 17th, 2016, 12:19 AM
are you on tv

go and check, just in case

2Bad
April 17th, 2016, 12:19 AM
The husband/other boss is largely of the same mold but infinitely more coherent than the wife and also realizes that there's not much point to engaging myself or the German girl on such matters because we're just not having it.

SeiKeo
April 17th, 2016, 12:21 AM
i think the clear answer is to just not take me seriously ever. treat me like the hobo on the street talking about the end of the world

that's my secret, i'm always ironic

Sesto continually accelerates on his irony drive, not thinking of the dire consequences. But there will be a day, neither near nor far into the future, where he shall run into the love of his life, a beauty without equal, and as she lies down and looks into his eyes with a look most will experience once in a lifetime, of longing and desire, he will only be able to reply in the way he was conditioned to act through continuous reinforcement. "lol do i look like some kind of fag"

A single drop will stream down his face, the last shred of unironic honesty leaving through his tear duct. He will wipe it off his laughing face, not realizing what he has become

because ironic death inside is still death inside
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just Beamu
April 17th, 2016, 12:21 AM
Also features of my place of business: A Peruvian national who is staunchly anti-immigration and agrees with my boss on all Islamic opinions, and a mysterious old lady from Louisiana who mostly doesn't talk politics but has offhandedly mentioned "the black nationality."
I know a number of people who sincerely advocate genocide against black people. One of them was a local judge before he retired.

2Bad
April 17th, 2016, 12:23 AM
The day after the supreme court decision vis a vis gay marriage I came in and she was angrily ranting to him about "something" in Greek which concluded with the English phrase "5000 YEARS BEFORE THE BIRTH OF CHRIST!"

A brief questioning of him regarding this resulted in the exchange "I dunno man, it's all changing so much, what about straight people?"

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I like all my coworkers.

But they're insane (except the German).

just Beamu
April 17th, 2016, 12:23 AM
I dunno man, it's all changing so much, what about straight people?"
What

2Bad
April 17th, 2016, 12:24 AM
Yeah I just shrugged and went to go clean stuff there.

just Beamu
April 17th, 2016, 12:27 AM
I mean that doesn't even sound vaguely coherent

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Though that's still slightly better than actually wanting genocide

2Bad
April 17th, 2016, 12:29 AM
I mean basically his line was the same old notion that giving rights to a group that's been discriminated against is impugning upon the rights of those that have not been treated as such.

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Oh no, both the wife boss and the Peruvian 100% advocate the genocide of Muslims (although neither seems entirely clear on what "Muslim" entails).

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Oh yeah and come to think of it both the owners think that America did 9/11.

Gl❀w
April 17th, 2016, 12:30 AM
Oh no, both the wife boss and the Peruvian 100% advocate the genocide of Muslims (although neither seems entirely clear on what "Muslim" entails).

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Oh yeah and come to think of it both the owners think that America did 9/11.

these two ideas seem in contradiction with each other

just Beamu
April 17th, 2016, 12:30 AM
My grandmother seems to be uder the impression that gay people convert straights in an attempt to lower birth rates.

She also seems to think overpopulation isn't a thing

SeiKeo
April 17th, 2016, 12:31 AM
these two ideas seem in contradiction with each other
How so because, well,

2Bad
April 17th, 2016, 12:31 AM
these two ideas seem in contradiction with each other
Muslims do a lot of other things you see

just Beamu
April 17th, 2016, 12:32 AM
Oh no, both the wife boss and the Peruvian 100% advocate the genocide of Muslims (although neither seems entirely clear on what "Muslim" entails).
Ones around here want to deport hispanics and nuke the middle east as well, which they think contains all muslims in existence

SeiKeo
April 17th, 2016, 12:33 AM
She also seems to think overpopulation isn't a thing
http://i.imgur.com/L5hy2Zn.gif

damn....

Seika
April 17th, 2016, 12:33 AM
These all seem like very reasonable opinions. I don't know what you're all complaining about.

2Bad
April 17th, 2016, 12:33 AM
I've tried to explain Arab Christians being a thing before, to prove what point I forget, but that was practically DOES NOT COMPUTE

SeiKeo
April 17th, 2016, 12:34 AM
i mean, damn!

http://i.imgur.com/9nH6Nmc.gif

Dullahan
April 17th, 2016, 12:34 AM
I've tried to explain Arab Christians being a thing before, to prove what point I forget, but that was practically DOES NOT COMPUTE

well i mean jesus was white, right

2Bad
April 17th, 2016, 12:35 AM
also did you know that every political event in the world is actually tied into the grand struggle of Greece vs Turkey

cause

christ

just Beamu
April 17th, 2016, 12:36 AM
These all seem like very reasonable opinions. I don't know what you're all complaining about.
ikr

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well i mean jesus was white, right
people here will scream violently if claimed otherwise

Gl❀w
April 17th, 2016, 12:37 AM
How so because, well,

well, the part where most people hate muslims because 9/11

2Bad
April 17th, 2016, 12:37 AM
I once got pulled into The Cyprus Discussion against my will and boy let me tell you what country definitely did not back any military coups while itself under a military dictatorship

Seika
April 17th, 2016, 12:38 AM
I've tried to explain Arab Christians being a thing before, to prove what point I forget, but that was practically DOES NOT COMPUTE

What about the ~5% of Greeks that are Muslims? This seems like a productive path of endeavour.

SeiKeo
April 17th, 2016, 12:39 AM
well, the part where most people hate muslims because 9/11
If you only started hating them then, fuck, get out of my house you follower.

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people here will scream violently if claimed otherwise
Israelis are white, you know.

just Beamu
April 17th, 2016, 12:40 AM
well, the part where most people hate muslims because 9/11
The hate goes back much farther

Raylen Cypher
April 17th, 2016, 12:42 AM
​.
I died.






And now I know where the end line quote from I3uster came from.

E: My midsection is in pain and it will resurface every now and then in the coming years.

Gl❀w
April 17th, 2016, 12:42 AM
The hate goes back much farther

i grew up in a fire and brimstone household

i know the drill

i'm just saying it became a National Thing at that time

2Bad
April 17th, 2016, 12:43 AM
What about the ~5% of Greeks that are Muslims? This seems like a productive path of endeavour.
You know, I've never tried. I've also never tried bringing up, say, Hittites or what have you amidst claims that Anatolia has always been Greek.

Seika
April 17th, 2016, 12:45 AM
Things that will happen when I become a Real and Competent Human Being (any day now, it must be): I'll stop accidentally cutting myself with my own nails.

just Beamu
April 17th, 2016, 12:45 AM
i grew up in a fire and brimstone household

i know the drill

i'm just saying it became a National Thing at that time
You only said "most people". At no point did you specify Americans hating it as a National Thing

2Bad
April 17th, 2016, 12:46 AM
She's also rather fond of asking me "What philosophy do you follow? You know, Aristotle or whatever?"

e: to which I believe my last response was an attempted explanation of how Aristotle's hot takes aren't terribly relevant, given the amount of it about The Elements and how barbaroi are better kept in line by greek chains

just Beamu
April 17th, 2016, 12:46 AM
Things that will happen when I become a Real and Competent Human Being (any day now, it must be): I'll stop accidentally cutting myself with my own nails.
How long and sharp do you have to keep them to actually cut yourself often and accidentally?

SeiKeo
April 17th, 2016, 12:48 AM
She's also rather fond of asking me "What philosophy do you follow? You know, Aristotle or whatever?"
Well?

2Bad
April 17th, 2016, 12:51 AM
Well?
see edit


I'm not Seika enough for it to truly get my dander up but there you are

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Although recently one of the LPs I follow had one of the dudes talk about Diogenes and calling him Dionysus and that rather got to me

but that's not Greeks Say The Darndest Things so that's not really on the table

Seika
April 17th, 2016, 12:51 AM
How long and sharp do you have to keep them to actually cut yourself often and accidentally?

Very short. I'm just also very incompetent.

just Beamu
April 17th, 2016, 12:54 AM
Very short. I'm just also very incompetent.
Be like me and bite them until they're so short they're physically incapable of cutting anything. Though I still question how you would cut them when they're so short unless you somehow try to keep them sharp or something.

Prix with a Silent X
April 17th, 2016, 12:57 AM
Very short. I'm just also very incompetent.

Me too.

just Beamu
April 17th, 2016, 01:09 AM
Although recently one of the LPs I follow had one of the dudes talk about Diogenes and calling him Dionysus and that rather got to me
That actually sounds like the most annoying thing

Snow
April 17th, 2016, 05:45 AM
​.

Quotes of spun gold.

Nacho the Doritosedge
April 17th, 2016, 09:23 AM
One more night and my time as a janitor is over.

Hen_Ichi
April 17th, 2016, 10:08 AM
Halp. Trapped on youtube.

Meh
April 17th, 2016, 10:25 AM
Hm, been a while since I posted on this thread

Meh
April 17th, 2016, 10:50 AM
tired

Marmadillo
April 17th, 2016, 10:51 AM
Halp. Trapped on youtube.
I don't see the problem unless you're talking the comment section.

Five_X
April 17th, 2016, 10:59 AM
Hm, been a while since I posted on this thread

tired

Same.

Meh
April 17th, 2016, 11:03 AM
Just finished a short paper for Psych. Now I'm kinda bored.

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checked out that thread about the Tsukihime anime and now I'm going through youtube listening to the OST

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this one's nice
(https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GxnRhRLIudk)

Ivan The Mouse
April 17th, 2016, 11:03 AM
I don't see the problem unless you're talking the comment section.

Not to mention the comment section can become comedy gold mine or cringefest even just by looking at it, of course.

Embrace tophats
April 17th, 2016, 11:17 AM
well, have you?

https://scontent.flis2-1.fna.fbcdn.net/hphotos-xpt1/v/t1.0-9/13006606_577519655739473_1902841293765863532_n.jpg ?oh=e557913b2a6ba204c2cef587620ddb72&oe=57B3D433

bassgs435
April 17th, 2016, 02:03 PM
Even weeks after I finished Tokyo Babel with all the endings , I still think God's design there (it's the thing in my avatar) was silly (Cool too, but silly). Of all things, why a mechanical eldritch abomination?

Polly
April 17th, 2016, 02:05 PM
Today I went hiking, walked some 20 km total.

I'm dead tired now but it was a good day.

Gl❀w
April 17th, 2016, 02:10 PM
that is very impressive. i need to get into that kind of shape.

just Beamu
April 17th, 2016, 02:15 PM
Today I went hiking, walked some 20 km total.

I'm dead tired now but it was a good day.
I never liked hiking, but glad you enjoyed the day

Polly
April 17th, 2016, 02:19 PM
that is very impressive. i need to get into that kind of shape.

I am very very far away from being in shape.

The climb usually taked 45-60 min but it took us almost 2 hours because I am both hopelessly out of shape and my health is poor.

Gl❀w
April 17th, 2016, 02:23 PM
You're still doing better than me, i call it a day after about half an hour and maybe only a mile covered

just Beamu
April 17th, 2016, 02:25 PM
my health is poor.
:(

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You're still doing better than me, i call it a day after about half an hour and maybe only a mile covered
A mile is nothing though

Prix with a Silent X
April 17th, 2016, 02:25 PM
I have no idea what my fitness level about that kind of thing is. I know it's much less after I had an office job for six months, but as far as just leisurely pace walking I don't seem to have a major limit unless it's very hot or my ankles are bleeding. I probably wouldn't be a good hiker, though. Too scared of outside.

Should I drink a glass of cream soda or no? Beamu I already know your answer, so it's okay.

Five_X
April 17th, 2016, 02:29 PM
Should I drink a glass of cream soda or no? Beamu I already know your answer, so it's okay.

Woah there, Prix, might want to hold it with the alcohol, that's a little much, especially this early in the day!

just Beamu
April 17th, 2016, 02:29 PM
Should I drink a glass of cream soda or no? Beamu I already know your answer, so it's okay.
I have opinion on cream soda actually?

Snow
April 17th, 2016, 02:30 PM
I am very very far away from being in shape.

The climb usually taked 45-60 min but it took us almost 2 hours because I am both hopelessly out of shape and my health is poor.
You went again?

just Beamu
April 17th, 2016, 02:31 PM
Woah there, Prix, might want to hold it with the alcohol, that's a little much, especially this early in the day!
She's a hard drinking party girl living life on the edge

Gl❀w
April 17th, 2016, 02:31 PM
A mile is nothing though

that would be the point yes

Prix with a Silent X
April 17th, 2016, 02:32 PM
Woah there, Prix, might want to hold it with the alcohol, that's a little much, especially this early in the day!

Caffeine is a much more addictive drug...

I am free.

Gl❀w
April 17th, 2016, 02:34 PM
guess what

i get to stay in ny a week longer than anticipated

going home is such a nice feeling

Prix with a Silent X
April 17th, 2016, 02:35 PM
yay i'm glad for you, glow!

just Beamu
April 17th, 2016, 02:40 PM
Good for you Glow!

Gl❀w
April 17th, 2016, 02:42 PM
of course this also means i will probably mostly absentee from BL for two weeks

Prix with a Silent X
April 17th, 2016, 02:44 PM
bye RT

just Beamu
April 17th, 2016, 02:44 PM
I mean if that means more time spent with family you miss I'd say that's still a positive

Snow
April 17th, 2016, 02:45 PM
What I wouldn't give to go home and just go out and swim and not touch a computer for a month...

just Beamu
April 17th, 2016, 02:46 PM
not touch a computer for a month...
Let's not go crazy now

SeiKeo
April 17th, 2016, 02:47 PM
What I wouldn't give to go home and just go out and swim and touch a computer for a month...
Yeah

GhostDIGIT
April 17th, 2016, 02:48 PM
Let's not go crazy now
.

Dullahan
April 17th, 2016, 02:49 PM
you're never gonna survive unless you do

Prix with a Silent X
April 17th, 2016, 02:52 PM
A computer is required for me to have communication with anyone, so I don't really want to give it up even if I get sick of looking at it

just Beamu
April 17th, 2016, 02:53 PM
you're never gonna survive unless you do
Little did you know

I already have

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A computer is required for me to have communication with anyone, so I don't really want to give it up even if I get sick of looking at it
It's the same for me.

Gl❀w
April 17th, 2016, 02:53 PM
bye RT

pls


What I wouldn't give to go home and just go out and swim and not touch a computer for a month...

whoa, whoa, whoa. let's think about this now, no need to be hasty


you're never gonna survive unless you do

there's crazy and then there's not touching a computer for a month

Snow
April 17th, 2016, 03:09 PM
It's accomplice in my suffering and also a cause of back pain and general bad mood.

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I don't even game anymore. This is not life...

Strife ❤️
April 17th, 2016, 03:10 PM
Starting from here let's not post in this thread for one week:

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Prix with a Silent X
April 17th, 2016, 03:11 PM
It's accomplice in my suffering and also a cause of back pain and general bad mood.

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I don't even game anymore. This is not life...

I did that all through university, and now it is the only companion I have.

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Rude, Strife.

just Beamu
April 17th, 2016, 03:11 PM
It's accomplice in my suffering and also a cause of back pain and general bad mood.
Would you so readily abandon all of your internet friends

Prix with a Silent X
April 17th, 2016, 03:12 PM
I defy you.

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pls

you see what you did it's already happening

Gl❀w
April 17th, 2016, 03:13 PM
thats strife not me

i thought this had been cleared up by now

Polly
April 17th, 2016, 03:17 PM
It's accomplice in my suffering and also a cause of back pain and general bad mood.

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I don't even game anymore. This is not life...

Be like me and sleep for most of the day and hang out with people in cafes the rest of the time!

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Would you so readily abandon all of your internet friends

https://s-media-cache-ak0.pinimg.com/736x/a8/cc/99/a8cc99471bf6ae54322cc0980363fa91.jpg

Prix with a Silent X
April 17th, 2016, 03:19 PM
Be like me and sleep for most of the day and hang out with people in cafes the rest of the time!

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https://s-media-cache-ak0.pinimg.com/736x/a8/cc/99/a8cc99471bf6ae54322cc0980363fa91.jpg

I'm hurt and I have no one to hang out with in cafes and no cafes to go to.

Snow
April 17th, 2016, 03:22 PM
Be like me and sleep for most of the day and hang out with people in cafes the rest of the time!
Am slave, no can do.

GhostDIGIT
April 17th, 2016, 03:23 PM
https://s-media-cache-ak0.pinimg.com/736x/a8/cc/99/a8cc99471bf6ae54322cc0980363fa91.jpg
;_;

Snow
April 17th, 2016, 03:24 PM
Maybe a slice of sacher instead of a corn chip.

just Beamu
April 17th, 2016, 03:24 PM
https://s-media-cache-ak0.pinimg.com/736x/a8/cc/99/a8cc99471bf6ae54322cc0980363fa91.jpg
I only wanted companionship

Must I remain forever alone

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I'm hurt and I have no one to hang out with in cafes and no cafes to go to.
All of these things.

GhostDIGIT
April 17th, 2016, 03:24 PM
I only wanted companionship

Must I remain forever alone
That's pretty much all our fates.

Gl❀w
April 17th, 2016, 03:25 PM
That's pretty much all our fates.

not all

just Beamu
April 17th, 2016, 03:27 PM
not all
Yes, wow, we can't all be happily married :(

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Maybe a slice of sacher instead of a corn chip.
Corn chips are shit tbh

Polly
April 17th, 2016, 03:28 PM
I'm hurt and I have no one to hang out with in cafes and no cafes to go to.

You can always come over, we have tons of cafes.

And there's Snow and me to hang out with!

Gl❀w
April 17th, 2016, 03:28 PM
Yes, wow, we can't all be happily married :(

excuse me but i am not the only person included here

there is polly, and rodyle, and five,

Polly
April 17th, 2016, 03:28 PM
Maybe a slice of sacher instead of a corn chip.

Birds don't eat sacher, though

just Beamu
April 17th, 2016, 03:29 PM
You can always come over, we have tons of cafes.

And there's Snow and me to hang out with!
I have neither cafes nor cool people to hang out with

Prix with a Silent X
April 17th, 2016, 03:29 PM
You can always come over, we have tons of cafes.

And there's Snow and me to hang out with!

Hm. Is there a market for English teachers in parts of Europe where the main language isn't English? Like, obviously you and Snow know English really well, but.

Like serious question because I can't travel just to be a woman of leisure because I have no money.

Snow
April 17th, 2016, 03:29 PM
excuse me but i am not the only person included here

there is polly, and rodyle, and five,

cat is the best relationship

just Beamu
April 17th, 2016, 03:30 PM
excuse me but i am not the only person included here

there is polly, and rodyle, and five,
Didn't actually know about Rodyle

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Birds don't eat sacher, though
Polly are you a bird?

Polly
April 17th, 2016, 03:31 PM
Hm. Is there a market for English teachers in parts of Europe where the main language isn't English? Like, obviously you and Snow know English really well, but.

Like serious question because I can't travel just to be a woman of leisure because I have no money.

You might find a job in a school for foreign languages?

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Polly are you a bird?

Did my name not tip you off?

Prix with a Silent X
April 17th, 2016, 03:31 PM
cat is the best relationship

apparently Rodyle has companionship that isn't solely feline

that just leaves the rest of us

Snow
April 17th, 2016, 03:31 PM
I don't even have a cat look at me and laugh.

Polly
April 17th, 2016, 03:32 PM
I have two cats and a human companion.

Clearly I should leave these parts.

Prix with a Silent X
April 17th, 2016, 03:32 PM
it's okay Snow i don't have a cat either

or a shelf

just Beamu
April 17th, 2016, 03:33 PM
Did my name not tip you off?
My knowledge of birds is not good enough to get the bird reference

I'm gomen

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I don't even have a cat look at me and laugh.
Same, but with three doges

Polly
April 17th, 2016, 03:34 PM
My knowledge of birds is not good enough to get the bird reference

I'm gomen


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4vuW6tQ0218

Polly is a name often given to parrots.

GhostDIGIT
April 17th, 2016, 03:34 PM
I don't even have a cat look at me and laugh.
They will come to you eventually.

just Beamu
April 17th, 2016, 03:36 PM
Polly is a name often given to parrots.
Okay thanks I'm stupid

Birds are cute

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Especially Robin

Prix with a Silent X
April 17th, 2016, 03:36 PM
They will come to you eventually.

cats seem more likely to eat us when we die alone since they're actual carnivores and dogs are more just scavengers who don't get it

Snow
April 17th, 2016, 03:37 PM
it's okay Snow i don't have a cat either

or a shelf
Y-you know what Yes say, owner of a lonely heart

so much better than an

owner of a broken heart...

Polly
April 17th, 2016, 03:38 PM
Okay thanks I'm stupid


Listen pal, the only person allowed to call themselves stupid around here is me.

Prix with a Silent X
April 17th, 2016, 03:38 PM
Y-you know what Yes say, owner of a lonely heart

so much better than an

owner of a broken heart...

w-what if you have both...?

Polly
April 17th, 2016, 03:39 PM
Y-you know what Yes say, owner of a lonely heart

so much better than an

owner of a broken heart...

I will smother your with hugs.

Snow
April 17th, 2016, 03:39 PM
w-what if you have both...?
Then

we are of the same sort.

Polly
April 17th, 2016, 03:39 PM
w-what if you have both...?

Then you get smothered twice as much.

Prix with a Silent X
April 17th, 2016, 03:40 PM
hello hi i am very far away

just Beamu
April 17th, 2016, 03:42 PM
Listen pal, the only person allowed to call themselves stupid around here is me.
Ask Prix, Glow, Snow, or Strife it's practically my specialty on Skype and I don't even Skype that often with the last

Don't underestimate my stupidity or lack of self-esteem bub

Five_X
April 17th, 2016, 03:42 PM
I made another map. It's not as good as I hoped, but...

http://i.imgur.com/Tn2YzBQ.png

just Beamu
April 17th, 2016, 03:42 PM
hello hi i am very far away
Affectionate hugs transcend oceans

Prix with a Silent X
April 17th, 2016, 03:43 PM
That's neat, Five, it makes me want to play Civilization when I get home.

Snow
April 17th, 2016, 03:43 PM
It a good map imo.

Prix with a Silent X
April 17th, 2016, 03:43 PM
Affectionate hugs transcend oceans

my dopamine receptors say otherwise unfortunately

just Beamu
April 17th, 2016, 03:44 PM
my dopamine receptors say otherwise unfortunately
*pats on head*

Polly
April 17th, 2016, 03:45 PM
dopamine receptors

What are those?

Prix with a Silent X
April 17th, 2016, 03:46 PM
What are those?

medically inaccurate assumptions about my own body and how dopamine works

apparently they're "dopamine pathways"

just Beamu
April 17th, 2016, 03:52 PM
What are those?
If only mine worked properly

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medically inaccurate assumptions about my own body and how dopamine works

apparently they're "dopamine pathways"
I don't think the exact wording is that important in this instance

Snow
April 17th, 2016, 03:59 PM
http://i.imgur.com/npl7ZU1.jpg

just Beamu
April 17th, 2016, 04:00 PM
Is the Revolution happening

GhostDIGIT
April 17th, 2016, 04:01 PM
What are those?
Drugs in your brain.

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yeah, that's what it is.

black1blade
April 17th, 2016, 04:14 PM
Considering exams start in 1 month, I probably should have revised today. Instead I was either playing or watching my bro play dark souls 3. He's probably almost better than me now, it's pretty scary 0_o

just Beamu
April 17th, 2016, 04:16 PM
it is the natural order of things

black1blade
April 17th, 2016, 04:20 PM
Yeah he's really good at video games and I'm just okay.

Prix with a Silent X
April 17th, 2016, 08:20 PM
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ngS7Hjqsh-o

This small human making sounds is from my immediate region.

No, I don't sound like him. But there you go.

just Beamu
April 17th, 2016, 08:21 PM
Do you mean he's from Tennessee or from the larger Appalachians region

Prix with a Silent X
April 17th, 2016, 08:22 PM
He is from a small community that I could be in in half an hour.

Frostyvale
April 17th, 2016, 09:49 PM
Cleared up small sticks and dead leaves from the backyard.

Had a big branch that fell a year or two ago from the tree. Took it apart with a handsaw and piled up the wood in the center of the grass. Added leaves and sticks to improve the experience.

Ignited.

Sat at a bonfire while staring at the gibbous moon.

Embers have a lovely lingering warmth. Makes you want to hug them.

Pretty good night.

Didn't even have to use the fire extinguisher.

Kirby
April 17th, 2016, 09:57 PM
There's Nekopara in my Steam library, and I can't remember why

just Beamu
April 17th, 2016, 09:59 PM
Cleared up small sticks and dead leaves from the backyard.

Had a big branch that fell a year or two ago from the tree. Took it apart with a handsaw and piled up the wood in the center of the grass. Added leaves and sticks to improve the experience.

Ignited.

Sat at a bonfire while staring at the gibbous moon.

Embers have a lovely lingering warmth. Makes you want to hug them.

Pretty good night.

Didn't even have to use the fire extinguisher.
Become one with the flames

Gl❀w
April 17th, 2016, 10:15 PM
bonfire tale

this seems lacking in s'mores

Frostyvale
April 17th, 2016, 10:16 PM
Not likely.

However, this was a nice substitute for Dark Souls 3.

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this seems lacking in s'mores
Actually the neighbor came around with his two small kids.

They brought marshmallows and toasted them, even shared a stick with me.

Lace
April 17th, 2016, 10:17 PM
http://36.media.tumblr.com/741e524a94bda86cdc4f1c44e434ea2e/tumblr_o4gj3eRXD21qkq5k4o1_540.jpg

im so? weak? omg

i hope da2 isnt too long

just Beamu
April 17th, 2016, 10:18 PM
this seems lacking in s'mores
Marshmallows are kinda bad aside from s'mores tbh

Gl❀w
April 17th, 2016, 10:21 PM
Actually the neighbor came around with his two small kids.

They brought marshmallows and toasted them, even shared a stick with me.

it's not s'mores, but it is sufficient. carry on.

Seika
April 17th, 2016, 10:22 PM
There's Nekopara in my Steam library, and I can't remember why

Strife gave out a load as gag gifts at one point?

Gl❀w
April 17th, 2016, 10:23 PM
Marshmallows are kinda bad aside from s'mores tbh

this is wrong

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Strife gave out a load as gag gifts at one point?

also wasnt it the prize for leo's round of sheep or something

Prix with a Silent X
April 17th, 2016, 10:25 PM
Five made that map earlier and so I have been trying to psych myself into playing Civilization, but I guess they released a bunch of DLC after I got the game and I don't wanna pay that much for this...

I should write instead, but. Sigh.

Kirby
April 17th, 2016, 10:25 PM
Strife gave out a load as gag gifts at one point?
Oh, right

just Beamu
April 17th, 2016, 10:26 PM
this is wrong
I'm sorry I'm a trash nun along with Snow

SeiKeo
April 17th, 2016, 10:31 PM
im so? weak? omg

i hope da2 isnt too long

it's real short

2Bad
April 17th, 2016, 10:33 PM
I can't wait for Lace's take on DA2's numerous, hand crafted dungeon crawling experiences.

Frostyvale
April 17th, 2016, 10:56 PM
Quite unexpected as well, when during the previous night's fire, a raccoon came out of some hole to watch for a moment.

Always knew they were around here, but never saw one before.

just Beamu
April 17th, 2016, 10:57 PM
Did you try to pet it

Gl❀w
April 17th, 2016, 10:58 PM
my grandparents owned a couple acres of land. they had coons out in the yard often at night. used to shut off the lights in the house and watch them climb on the birdbaths and get into the squirrel feeders, fond memories.

just Beamu
April 17th, 2016, 11:03 PM
I remember helping a neighbor care for an abandoned baby raccoon. He was adorable. Then he grew up and had to be let go after getting nasty.

Lace
April 17th, 2016, 11:07 PM
im just scared that 2 will end up feeling like such a chore that it burns me out from the franchise before i even get to touch inquisition

SeiKeo
April 17th, 2016, 11:09 PM
tbh you miss basically nothing by skipping it entirely if you want? Or you can rush it, if you just did the main quest it would be like 6 hours??

Lace
April 17th, 2016, 11:13 PM
Nice

Seika
April 17th, 2016, 11:15 PM
Michelle Dockery was credited for her role as the Death of Rats under the name Dorckey Hellmice.

just Beamu
April 17th, 2016, 11:34 PM
Michelle Dockery was credited for her role as the Death of Rats under the name Dorckey Hellmice.

who are these people

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RT help me make life decisions,should I have a PB sandwich or Oreos for a nightly snack this is of grave importance

Seika
April 17th, 2016, 11:34 PM
who are these people
An excellent question upon which to start a new page of RT.

just Beamu
April 17th, 2016, 11:38 PM
An excellent question upon which to start a new page of RT.
Okay I edited in the quote are you happy now

Seika
April 17th, 2016, 11:56 PM
Okay I edited in the quote are you happy now

Never.

just Beamu
April 18th, 2016, 12:06 AM
Never.
Can I do nothing to entertain our overlords

Prix with a Silent X
April 18th, 2016, 12:07 AM
Never.

I'm glad we can be honest about this.

Kirby
April 18th, 2016, 12:10 AM
Test.

⃟⃟

⃟⃟⃟

just Beamu
April 18th, 2016, 12:18 AM
I'm glad we can be honest about this.
I'm hurt

Snow
April 18th, 2016, 03:45 AM
I can't wait for Lace's take on DA2's numerous, hand crafted dungeon crawling experiences.

Okay okay, we get it, DA2 is a game with bad environ design.






Just like DA:I is a game with bad everything else.



Ayyyyyy

Five_X
April 18th, 2016, 03:53 AM
I only played it for like 15 minutes, but I can at least say one good thing about DAI: it looks pretty.

No motivation to play, though...

GhostDIGIT
April 18th, 2016, 06:01 AM
> watches spy show taking place in the American revolution.
> show eventually has protagonists get in a duel with some annoying ass redcoat that should've died on the second episode.
>no one is dead much less scratched

There goes all of my interest.

just Beamu
April 18th, 2016, 10:27 AM
I do so love these unexpected flash floods

goddammit

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Kind of worried actually

Lace
April 18th, 2016, 11:23 AM
Okay okay, we get it, DA2 is a game with bad environ design.






Just like DA:I is a game with bad everything else.



Ayyyyyy

Lies? omg..

2Bad
April 18th, 2016, 11:35 AM
the rpg


of the decade

Lace
April 18th, 2016, 11:39 AM
it won so many game of the year awards it cant be bad

Prix with a Silent X
April 18th, 2016, 11:51 AM
I hope everything's okay, beamu.

Random thing You and I discovered: Toshiba personal line laptops won't let you turn on virtualization in BIOS, so you can't use MEmu to play GO.

Thing I learned: Trying to do this at all is already a sort of hell I have brought upon myself.

Snow
April 18th, 2016, 11:58 AM
Okay Dorian is good and I liked the interior decoration aspect but

just Beamu
April 18th, 2016, 12:03 PM
I hope everything's okay, beamu.
Thanks. It's unlikely to actually get into my house, but my yard is already mostly water.


Random thing You and I discovered: Toshiba personal line laptops won't let you turn on virtualization in BIOS, so you can't use MEmu to play GO.

Thing I learned: Trying to do this at all is already a sort of hell I have brought upon myself.
Prix what are you doing DON'T BE SUCKED INTO THE ABYSS

Snow
April 18th, 2016, 12:05 PM
My little Dell had everything set up perfectly for Memu already :3

just Beamu
April 18th, 2016, 12:52 PM
Oh shit there's more than 1000 flooded homes not too far from here

Hope that dies down quickly

Strife ❤️
April 18th, 2016, 12:59 PM
Oh, right

Play it, Kirby

Prix with a Silent X
April 18th, 2016, 01:20 PM
My little Dell had everything set up perfectly for Memu already :3

I got Bluestacks to work but not GO and I think that it is a sign that I am never meant to be happy or to have mindless fulfillment to distract myself from never being happy...


Play it, Kirby

You failed, Strife.

just Beamu
April 18th, 2016, 01:21 PM
I got Bluestacks to work but not GO and I think that it is a sign that I am never meant to be happy or to have mindless fulfillment to distract myself from never being happy...
Strange, I though that generally worked


You failed, Strife.
Rude

Snow
April 18th, 2016, 01:24 PM
BS hasn't been working since they updated the game's engine.

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You can play Neko Atsume, Prix. Much better than GO.

Prix with a Silent X
April 18th, 2016, 01:26 PM
No, it's okay. I won't play anything. The only reason for this was to collect stupid gacha I might recognize.

Now back to wallowing

Sesto
April 18th, 2016, 01:29 PM
i wish grand order would happen in real life

Strife ❤️
April 18th, 2016, 01:35 PM
i wish grand order would happen in real life

Grand Order is real life, visa cards are summon tickets, and Dollfies are servants.

It even has a gatcha where you order one and then don't get anything sometimes.

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http://i.imgur.com/wqGzNWCh.jpg

just Beamu
April 18th, 2016, 01:37 PM
How many dollfies do you actually have, Strife?

Seika
April 18th, 2016, 01:40 PM
How many dollfies do you actually have, Strife?
Consider whether you really want to know.

(TBF, I don't think it's actually any more than maybe a dozen. Strife is a man of quality, albeit creatively misapplied).

Strife ❤️
April 18th, 2016, 01:42 PM
This is my party, it's a bit imbalanced because I have 5 Sabers and 4 Casters. No other classes ever appear for me in the gatcha.

http://i.imgur.com/y2bYnqIh.jpg

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Strife is a man of quality, albeit creatively misapplied).

This is the best compliment I've ever had on this forum, so thanks, Seika.

just Beamu
April 18th, 2016, 01:45 PM
Consider whether you really want to know.


(TBF, I don't think it's actually any more than maybe a dozen. Strife is a man of quality, albeit creatively misapplied).
My curiosity knows no bounds regardless of the horror



This is my party, it's a bit imbalanced because I have 5 Sabers and 4 Casters. No other classes ever appear for me in the gatcha.

http://i.imgur.com/y2bYnqIh.jpg
I used to think dollfies looked creepy, but now I can kind of see the appeal I think?

Also that Haruhi has a gigantic forehead

Strife ❤️
April 18th, 2016, 01:46 PM
Speaking of misapplied quality, my Louis Vuitton book came today.
https://pbs.twimg.com/media/CgV2OfEWEAEfpZZ.jpg:large

https://pbs.twimg.com/media/CgV2BnMWsAA18Dk.jpg:large

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Also that Haruhi has a gigantic forehead

The Haruhi ones are really old and even I think they look somewhat weird.

Dullahan
April 18th, 2016, 01:47 PM
I seem to recall a few other XIII characters were involved in the original campaign (there was one for XIII and one for LR, IIRC)

anything with Fang?

just Beamu
April 18th, 2016, 01:49 PM
The Haruhi ones are really old and even I think they look somewhat weird.
Also her eyes look off? Not even the Yuki one as well, just her

Strife ❤️
April 18th, 2016, 01:50 PM
I seem to recall a few other XIII characters were involved in the original campaign (there was one for XIII and one for LR, IIRC)

anything with Fang?

That was Prada or something I think.

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And I recall everything looking horrible.

Snow
April 18th, 2016, 01:51 PM
I used to think dollfies looked creepy, but now I can kind of see the appeal I think?

Still creepy.

GhostDIGIT
April 18th, 2016, 01:54 PM
It's them eyes.

Seika
April 18th, 2016, 01:54 PM
https://pbs.twimg.com/media/CgV2BnMWsAA18Dk.jpg:large


The Worst outfit.

(N: Not having played LR with its spectrum of costumes, I suspect I can be proved wrong).

Strife ❤️
April 18th, 2016, 01:58 PM
Some of them are pretty poor.

SeiKeo
April 18th, 2016, 02:03 PM
The Worst outfit.

(N: Not having played LR with its spectrum of costumes, I suspect I can be proved wrong).
http://i.imgur.com/23QGORz.png

Kirby
April 18th, 2016, 02:04 PM
That looks like someone drew on her in MS Paint.

Prix with a Silent X
April 18th, 2016, 02:10 PM
I want to move so, so, so badly.

just Beamu
April 18th, 2016, 02:14 PM
So do I. Probably not happening for a fair while

Sesto
April 18th, 2016, 02:34 PM
i want to move to the sun

Kirby
April 18th, 2016, 02:36 PM
What's stopping you

just Beamu
April 18th, 2016, 02:46 PM
Rocket feul is expensive

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Oh hey these floods are actually breaking records for for this region fucking great

black1blade
April 18th, 2016, 03:23 PM
Had 2 fillings today, not a pleasant experience at all.

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Rocket feul is expensive

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Oh hey these floods are actually breaking records for for this region fucking great
Feel like somerset has for the past 5 consecutive years XD.

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Well that's exaggerating a bit, it was only record breaking in 2012 and 2014 I think.

just Beamu
April 18th, 2016, 03:27 PM
yes I assumed you hadn't had your entire yard filled with water for five years straight

Sesto
April 18th, 2016, 03:32 PM
a genie appears and says he is going to murder you

however, he offers to let you live, but promises you will never be capable of being happy ever again

do you let him kill you, or do you take his offer

just Beamu
April 18th, 2016, 03:34 PM
fuck the genie

Snow
April 18th, 2016, 03:34 PM
Genie please, you're discomforting me.

Sesto
April 18th, 2016, 03:35 PM
fuck the genie

you're fricken dead, kiddo

just Beamu
April 18th, 2016, 03:38 PM
you're fricken dead, kiddo
but why

SeiKeo
April 18th, 2016, 03:39 PM
I will kill myself and the genie with me, becoming a martyr for the human race.

Sesto
April 18th, 2016, 03:41 PM
but why

a mystical genie appears and says he is going to kill you and you tell him to fuck off. well, mate, now you're dead

but really, is that the worse option here. is the sweet release of death honestly worse than perpetual unhappiness. maybe the genie is doing you a favour

just Beamu
April 18th, 2016, 03:43 PM
I will kill myself and the genie with me, becoming a martyr for the human race.
o7

Seika
April 18th, 2016, 03:43 PM
Geniecide is love.

Snow
April 18th, 2016, 03:43 PM
Okay yes depression okay.

just Beamu
April 18th, 2016, 03:43 PM
a mystical genie appears and says he is going to kill you and you tell him to fuck off. well, mate, now you're dead

but really, is that the worse option here. is the sweet release of death honestly worse than perpetual unhappiness. maybe the genie is doing you a favour
ask him on a date to throw off his expectations

GhostDIGIT
April 18th, 2016, 03:44 PM
'_'7

Frostyvale
April 18th, 2016, 03:44 PM
I don't know how it feels to be perpetually unhappy. Maybe I'd come to like it given enough time. Besides, I can still die if it's unbearable.

On the other hand, death by genie makes me lose that choice for no payoff.

Snow
April 18th, 2016, 03:45 PM
No genie can tell me what to do and how to live my life. I will make my own happiness with fire and blood.

SeiKeo
April 18th, 2016, 03:47 PM
If the genie doesn't redistribute his wishes I'm going to guillotine him and redistribute his blood.

Frostyvale
April 18th, 2016, 03:47 PM
Is it better to charge toward self-destruction with a smile, or a forlorn and weary heart?

One perhaps makes you insane; the other makes you a chump.

just Beamu
April 18th, 2016, 03:51 PM
No genie can tell me what to do and how to live my life. I will make my own happiness with fire and blood.
is the genie cute tho

Strife ❤️
April 18th, 2016, 04:23 PM
You can't kill the genie. It is immortal.

Seika
April 18th, 2016, 04:23 PM
http://i.imgur.com/muaJ1cg.png

Not entirely unrelatedly,

There's Nekopara in my Steam library, and I can't remember why
I just discovered a Sakura Spirit in my library and am very angry at myself for accepting it.

Historia
April 18th, 2016, 04:24 PM
I just discovered a Sakura Spirit in my library and am very angry at myself for accepting it.

I wouldn't be. Not worth.

GhostDIGIT
April 18th, 2016, 04:25 PM
"Oh no! If I do that he'll die."- some random anime protag

He's trying to fuck you over, you idiot, don't be an idiot and just kill the fucker.

Strife ❤️
April 18th, 2016, 04:26 PM
Who wants Sakura Angels, right now.

Sesto
April 18th, 2016, 04:26 PM
don't support bad games

Snow
April 18th, 2016, 04:27 PM
"Oh no! If I do that he'll die."- some random anime protag

He's trying to fuck you over, you idiot, don't be an idiot and just kill the fucker.
tfw kokutou

just Beamu
April 18th, 2016, 04:27 PM
You can't kill the genie. It is immortal.
i was considering asking the genie out if he was cute and had money

SeiKeo
April 18th, 2016, 04:27 PM
don't support bad games
Give me your steam.

Strife ❤️
April 18th, 2016, 04:28 PM
i was considering asking the genie out if he was cute and had money

I'm not a genie.