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General chat thread

Discussion in 'General' started by Nanimani, Dec 27, 2015.

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  1. infinitedevilmachine

    infinitedevilmachine I AM INFINITE Gone for Good

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    Youtube shit the bed lol
     
  2. Maven

    Maven Coldblooded Cuddler

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    Anyone know the name of that logical fallacy where immaterial concepts are misconstrued as concrete? I can neither find nor remember the word for some reason.
     
  3. Valor

    Valor Versed in the lewd.

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    False premise?
     
  4. Maven

    Maven Coldblooded Cuddler

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    Valor

    Nope. Only one word to it, had something to do with metaphysics. I do remember it wasn't one found in typical common parlance. Good try though.
     
  5. 24caratcoal

    24caratcoal Plotbunny Rancher

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    So, a bit of idle amusement on my part brings up a question. How many people here would learn another (very simple) language in order to read something written in it?
     
  6. Maven

    Maven Coldblooded Cuddler

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    On the one hand, I've completely forgotten the reason I know how to read and write the Elder Futhark. On the other, I still have yet to stop procrastinating my Italian Studies, which in hindsight pisses me off.
     
  7. 24caratcoal

    24caratcoal Plotbunny Rancher

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    Don’t feel bad, I learned Dutch as a kid (which really got me interested in languages) and push come to shove I can still read and speak it in very halting and broken sentnces as I try to remember the words. My accent is also terrible apparently. I imagine my accent in Dutch sounds much like the stereotypical russian accent for english, except much less badass.
     
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  8. Maven

    Maven Coldblooded Cuddler

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    Can someone tell me how you locate a specific court case off the internet?
     
  9. Lydia

    Lydia Versed in the lewd.

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    Just google it, most stuff can be found by using the right words and google. It is a little bit like magic :D
     
  10. molemole

    molemole Versed in the lewd.

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    Googling's good, but if you're in college and the college has a law school, then you may want to try LexisNexis. You don't need to be part of the law school as long as there are computers in that department building that you can use.
     
  11. Maven

    Maven Coldblooded Cuddler

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    ...It turns out... I was using the wrong surname.

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    Please excuse me while I vent my rage.
     
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  12. kahna1234

    kahna1234 So many lovely little darlings to play with~!

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    As this is the general chat thread, just gona ask here: Who is Mr Zoat and why does he/she require a banner at the top of the forum?
     
  13. BlackHadou

    BlackHadou The Bunny Cometh!

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    Writer of With This Ring, a... Young Justice, I think, fanfiction Self Insert that migrated here from SV (where he migrated from SB) and brought a particularly large fanbase with him. Said fanbase is to a degree regarded as trouble makers, so the banner was a pre-emptive measure, since QQ has a rule that SB and SV do not.
     
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  14. Dakkaface

    Dakkaface Magical Defender of Justice

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    To add to BlackHadou's information, the reason he ran into trouble and self-exiled himself from SV is political in nature - the banner was warning his fairly large incoming fanbase that bitching about/debating the affair is not going to be tolerated for long on QQ.
     
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  15. Maven

    Maven Coldblooded Cuddler

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    So, a thing. Broken fingers don't really hurt that much. The books lied.

    For all adventurous tourists though (cuz literally no one would be as dumb as my parents and actually immigrate here) if you end up in an African country and want to try a job stay away from those where such things as shifting building materials is paradoxically done by hand. Its hell on the pinkies.
     
  16. Fenrir

    Fenrir Bites The Dust!

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    DeathShade Morally Inferior Messiah

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    Does anyone know the length of time you have to wait between editing posts?
    I'm trying to edit details into the reserved posts of my quest, and I just had the entire Achievement list I typed out rejected.
     
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