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Random Babbling Thread 119

Discussion in 'Whatnots' started by dmc, Jul 1, 2014.

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  1. dmc

    dmc Speak softly and carry a big briefcase Staff Member Distinguished Member ★ SPS Account Holder Resourceful Adored Veteran New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!)

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    Good to hear. Who made the vaccine you took - The Umbrella Corporation?
     
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    So no superpowers? That's a bummer.
     
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    Ofelix The world changes, we do not, what irony!

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    Was there any doubt ? Look I'm not saying that dumb uninformed people who go on tv and spew nonesense about how vaccines are "making my child t3h ret4rded" should be fined for causing public panic, oh wait, yes I am. How thick can you get ? :rolleyes:
     
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    An attempt at a political cartoon.

    [​IMG]
     
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    Ofelix The world changes, we do not, what irony!

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    I saw something pretty funny on tumblr;

    " I'd say F*(? the weather, but it's under 18 " :lol: right ? Currently -23C in the greater Montreal area in the People's Republic of Soviet Cannuckistan*.

    *always made me laugh, even though it's kinda innacurate since the conservative party is in control of parliament since, like 2006 I think ?
     
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    Everyone knows you browse tumblr now though.
     
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    Ofelix The world changes, we do not, what irony!

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    So does millions of people, what's wrong with tumblr ? :confused:
     
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    From my perspective, pretty much everything. :p
     
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    Taluntain Resident Alpha and Omega Staff Member ★ SPS Account Holder Resourceful Adored Veteran Pillars of Eternity SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!) Torment: Tides of Numenera SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) BoM XenForo Migration Contributor [2015] (for helping support the migration to new forum software!)

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    At some point recently we've silently gone over 800k posts... :thumb:
     
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    Dice ★ SPS Account Holder Adored Veteran

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    I'll provide a *hushed awe* for that.
     
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    For some reason that feels like a really small number.
     
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    Ofelix The world changes, we do not, what irony!

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    800K posts ? Does it include individual responses from every thread or 800k different threads ? I'm just curious. Either way it's impressive.

    Oh and I've just applied for a copy-writer job for an airline co. Should be fun, right ? How hard could it be ! I'm absolutely 100% certain it would be nothing like Mad Men, yet I kinda wish it would be. :lol: I've a B.A in linguistic, so words are my thing.
     
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    Taluntain Resident Alpha and Omega Staff Member ★ SPS Account Holder Resourceful Adored Veteran Pillars of Eternity SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!) Torment: Tides of Numenera SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) BoM XenForo Migration Contributor [2015] (for helping support the migration to new forum software!)

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    Threads: 65,376, Posts: 801,008

    You can see the current stats near the bottom of the boards' index.
     
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    henkie Hammertime Resourceful Adored Veteran New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!)

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    I wonder how the post count per year would look like. I can't imagine we generate as many posts nowadays as in the early days.
     
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    I've generated more posts in the last year than I had in more than a decade before that. :shake:
     
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    Ofelix The world changes, we do not, what irony!

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    Probably not, there was a lot more people back then. I can even remember a few member's name, so that's saying a lot [I have a *****y memory]. :)
     
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    With the upcoming releases of D&D games, and games closely related to it, we might see a boast. Lots of people like fora without the spammers, ranters and juveniles.
     
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    Ofelix The world changes, we do not, what irony!

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    Are you suggesting that some BOM members have a tendency to rant ? Perish the thought ! :D
     
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    A few drops of cleaning fluid dropped into the keyboard of my laptop. a few keys are not functioning anymore.
    Removed the keyboard, and washed it under water.
     
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    And how are the end results?
     
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