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DaveTTimothy

As you can see, despite his pretensions to being an intelligent life-form, Davidm still hasn't worked out that smilies don't work on profile comments!
Sep 30 2010 09:49 PM
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davidmTimothy

It looks like you may have confused DaveT with me. :lol: anyway, what do you want to know? It's the same old place! Get back in and participate, damn it! And there is a chatroom; can't you access it?
Sep 30 2010 09:46 PM
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DaveTTimothy

Not much. There's been a couple of discussions regarding time and a few on economics, and we've had a few trolls leaving their stains on the wallpaper.
Teh chat is fully operational.
Sep 30 2010 09:00 PM
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The Heretic

Only a tweeter without followers can allow herself the luxury of being sincere. She addresses no one: at most, herself.
Sep 30 2010 07:22 PM
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    John Castillo
    People generally only care about being sincere or insincere), with people that are relevant to them personally. Does the odd anonymous follower really warrant insincerity?
    Sep 30 2010 10:17 PM
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    The Heretic
    Not really. See celebrity tweeters, for instance. They're creating a brand with their tweets: hence the insincerity.
    Sep 30 2010 10:25 PM
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    John Castillo
    Irony in a public venue is perfectly acceptable, yet its effectiveness similarly depends on the audiences' ability to correctly identify its context. So maybe the tweeter's insincerity is dependent on how likely it is for the audience to identify their "brand-building" (or other underlying reason) for what it is. In my case, I always consider the public statements of a public figure to be some form of posturing and I doubt I'm alone. So in what way would you say they are t...
    Oct 02 2010 03:53 AM
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TimothyDaveT

Daaaaave. Your invocation roused me from this comfortable little pit of rot and lime. If you can summarise for me what's been happening here lately, possibly furnish me with some links, maybe I can find it in me to wise fwom my gwave?
Also is there a working chatroom here at the moment?? That'd be waving an unholy bloodred amulet to an undead bull.
Sep 30 2010 05:54 PM
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DaveTTimothy

On this day, your birthday, we would like to offer messages of joy and congratulations. Alas, all we can offer is this:
RIP, Timothy. Died under unknown circumstances, he will be missed.
Sep 30 2010 12:02 PM
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muraii

Joined GoodReads. For no calculable reason other than that there's a chance for epiphany in being recommended _Eat, Pray, Love_.
Sep 30 2010 06:13 AM
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    The Heretic
    look me up for no other reason than being recommended A Short History of Decay.
    Sep 30 2010 12:20 PM
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the sad clown

wants to disappear right now
Sep 29 2010 10:59 PM
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    John Castillo
    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Out_of_Mind,_Out_of_Sight

    From the lessons learned in that episode, all you need to do is become less popular. xD
    Sep 30 2010 02:04 AM
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    the sad clown
    "He states that, according to physics, reality can be shaped and altered due to society's perception"

    So, the reason we didn't find WMD in Iraq is because we didn't believe in them hard enough, lol.
    Sep 30 2010 02:40 AM
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    John Castillo
    Don't be critical of Whedon-physics! :D
    Sep 30 2010 02:49 AM
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PeterThe Heretic

Nice new handle by the way... mmm...
Sep 29 2010 09:48 PM
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PeterThe Heretic

Ssshhh! You'll set Fumiko's ears burning.
Sep 29 2010 09:47 PM
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muraii

People, sometimes, you're okay.
Sep 29 2010 09:10 PM
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The HereticPeter

Perhaps because your profile, if not your avatar photo, scared Fumiko off?
Sep 29 2010 04:54 PM
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DeadCanDanceThe Heretic

Your words remind me of a quote from Chesterton that I have always loved and appreciated: "We don't know enough about the unknown to know that it's unknowable."
Sep 29 2010 04:43 PM
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the sad clownGalileo

"Galileo has no profile comments yet. Why not say hello?"
Hello?
Sep 29 2010 02:50 PM