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145976 Zersk23rd Dec 2012 03:02:02 PM from Columbia District, BNA
o-o
Oh right. :o Still, they only go so far. :p
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145977 Keybreak23rd Dec 2012 03:02:45 PM from amid it all , Relationship Status: [TOP SECRET]
Half dreaming
They're supposed to go all the way back, though I think that we lost a lot of memory at some point.
I would rather fail in my own way than succeed by someone else's.
wouldn't killing everybody that the better master thief than you be a better way to become an infinite serial killer? then the greatest thief world? I mean I get the whole get the title by default idea but you still need to steal something.
145979 Olivetree23rd Dec 2012 04:57:00 PM from A silly little Island off the coast of an island , Relationship Status: I'd need a PowerPoint presentation
Psionic
Tomorrow... Christmas Eve.

Well it looks like It'll be one of those times in the year where I go to Church. At midnight.
It is not that I am mad, it is only that my head is different from yours.
145980 ElRigo23rd Dec 2012 07:36:53 PM from Baja , Relationship Status: Owner of a lonely heart
WARNING: Contains a lot of fire.
And its going to be one of those times when I eat a lot and get drunk as an appropiately intoxicated ethnic stereotype. Too bad I wont be doing any of those things because I am not supposed to drink or eat too much.

Bummer.
Steam me @chivazrigol
145982 PhysicalStamina23rd Dec 2012 09:57:50 PM from be real, it doesn't matter aaanywaaaaaaay , Relationship Status: It's so nice to be turned on again
take a little journey
Can anyone tell me what made A Tale of Two Cities so great? I just felt it dragged on so much. Is there something I'm just not getting?

edited 23rd Dec '12 9:57:59 PM by PhysicalStamina

145983 MagicLaser24th Dec 2012 12:45:10 AM from higher than this
missing since 1998
presents for Christmas. At least not from me.
sometimes I feel like I know you from somewhere

any information please call 555....
145984 ABNDT24th Dec 2012 02:10:31 AM from the Canterlot gardens , Relationship Status: Charming Titania with a donkey face
LOVE ME!
The plan was to go to bed at a reasonable hour for a couple nights so that I could wake up on Christmas at a reasonable hour. But it's now 2:06 in the morning, and my brain would rather, instead of sleeping, entertain such thoughts as:

Anthropomorphic Penis: This is my hole! It was made for me!

-9 months later- DRR... DRR... DRR...
Panhandling sign glued to hands. Need $5 for solvent.
145985 Pyrite24th Dec 2012 02:12:45 AM from Right. Beneath. You. , Relationship Status: Hiding
Until further notice
"It's slowly coming this way!"

(...This is totally your fault. That's my story and I'm sticking to it.)

edited 24th Dec '12 2:13:27 AM by Pyrite

Not a substitute for a formal medical consultation.
145986 SBaneN24th Dec 2012 02:33:54 AM from Somewhere calm
The True Shane
Well, tomorrow is gonna be a dull, boring day~

I guess I'll just waste my time on posting and modding Cave Story into oblivious annihilation... evil grin

EDIT:
I have never been so surprised in my life surprised
My second Cave Story mod, Shane's Cave Story, has a speedrun part where my record is 2'20"0.
And it got beaten by someone who helps me with it. His time: 0'58"3.

Is there a trope for such things where somebody beats the Author's speedrun time?

edited 24th Dec '12 6:05:28 AM by SBaneN

My cat is currently in pursuit of a mouse. On the one hand I sorta feel sorry for the mouse. On the other hand, my cat is most certainly enjoying herself. On the gripping hand, my cat has no idea what to do when she DOES catch the mouse and just walks around, sometimes talking to me (with mouse still in mouth), and lets it go only to chase after it again.
145988 Parable24th Dec 2012 11:24:17 AM from California , Relationship Status: Star-crossed
Many Faces
Yeah, but what the specific example that led to that being written on that specific page. :p

Whenever I have to add the No Real Life Examples, Please! Disclaimer, it's never because of one specific example, but because a good chunk of the page has devolved into natter, justifying edits and whatnot.
The shadowlands surround me now but You walk with me through the cloud into the sun.
145989 SBaneN24th Dec 2012 12:29:54 PM from Somewhere calm
The True Shane
The herald has spoken. (May I ask why is it called that?)

...

Run.

= runs into a wall =

Why is it that I have a fear of moderators/admins/staff members? How is that even possible? That doesn't even make any sense because that would mean that I have a fear of myself as a result of being admin of three forums! surprised

edited 24th Dec '12 12:30:21 PM by SBaneN

In uffish thought
C'mon, Parablé won't usually eat you.

Heralds was the name settled on in the official thread (which I think was spun out of another, though I haven't found that yet); other proposals included Forum Greeter, Friendly Native Guide, Forum Guide, Ferguson, Mommie Surrogate, and Happiness Counselor, but this was chosen for the Call to Adventure feel, I believe. Note: Some suggestions may not have been serious.

Heralds aren't staff members as such, to my mind; it's just a bot hooked up to an account, and I know I get few responses for the Wiki Talk message. They are also not listed on Know the Staff, though they are on the TV Tropes Forum page. Others, of course, may have different feelings about it.

Parababble: In case you didn't already know, there's a new bit of markup for NRLEP pages. Put [[noreallife]] somewhere in the source code and it'll replace the edit tip with a larger red notice stating "No real life examples in this article, please.". This is in place of putting No Real Life Examples, Please! on the page, as messages to editor shouldn't be visible to readers.

edited 24th Dec '12 1:22:09 PM by Telcontar

Ratatouille time!
ಠ_ಠ
Dapper Gentleman
[up]The cuisine, or the Pixar film? Both gain my hearty approval as an excellent Christmas Eve pastime.
"And every life is a special story of its own." —The Stargazer, Mass Effect 3
145993 SBaneN24th Dec 2012 01:56:52 PM from Somewhere calm
The True Shane
Telcontar: C'mon, Parablé won't usually eat you.
Better safe than sorry tongue

Four minutes before it's midnight in South Africa grin

EDIT: Into the Unknown version 0.1 is released! Figured I should say something for those interested in my Cave Story mods. smile

edited 24th Dec '12 2:06:09 PM by SBaneN

145994 Parable24th Dec 2012 02:09:18 PM from California , Relationship Status: Star-crossed
Many Faces
C'mon, Parablé won't usually eat you.

I treat Tropers like I treat soda. I don't consume either before noon.

And thank, Tel, I hadn't actually been away of that.
The shadowlands surround me now but You walk with me through the cloud into the sun.
145995 SBaneN24th Dec 2012 02:12:55 PM from Somewhere calm
The True Shane
Parable: I treat Tropers like I treat soda. I don't consume either before noon.
... sad

Tropers to fear: +1 (2)

So now I have two people to be careful of...

edited 24th Dec '12 2:13:09 PM by SBaneN

145996 Keybreak24th Dec 2012 03:49:57 PM from amid it all , Relationship Status: [TOP SECRET]
Half dreaming
Anybody know about Minutephysics? That Youtube channel that shows (one-to-three-)minute-long videos of physics concepts? Apparently he and Rob Bryanton, the owner of one of my increasingly favorite channels, Imagining the Tenth Dimension, are in some kind of war over who's right. Their viewers are fighting about it too.

The owner of Minutephysics sounds way younger than Bryanton, so I'm more willing to believe the latter. Though it's sad...even Internet physicists can make fan wars...sad
I would rather fail in my own way than succeed by someone else's.
145997 Zersk24th Dec 2012 03:52:48 PM from Columbia District, BNA
o-o
Yeah I've heard of it. :o And what? :/ Is this the kind of war where the commenters 'speak for them' kind of thing? >.>
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145998 Sixthhokage124th Dec 2012 03:53:45 PM from Fort Worth, TX , Relationship Status: Hugging my pillow
LGBTvtropes
prolly -facelaptop-
TG: then you are saying some rude a-hole is killin our frog
145999 TuefelHundenIV24th Dec 2012 03:58:13 PM from Wandering. , Relationship Status: [TOP SECRET]
Watchmen of the Apocalypse
Parable: That explains the weird dreams. No more roasted troper before bed time.
"Who watches the watchmen?"
146000 Keybreak24th Dec 2012 04:00:06 PM from amid it all , Relationship Status: [TOP SECRET]
Half dreaming
@Zersk Kind of. Bryanton talks about higher dimensions and Henry Reich (oh that's his name) apparently says that Bryanton's wrong, then Bryanton says in his videos that because Reich says he's wrong, Reich's viewers are deleting important information about what Bryanton talks about off Wikipedia.

Course, I wouldn't really trust Wikipedia on much about science anyway, but any kind of fan war is always saddening, wouldn't you think...?
I would rather fail in my own way than succeed by someone else's.

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