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by Van
Wed Sep 14, 2011 11:48 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] LGBTIQQA Thread - Queer Support!
Replies: 8248
Views: 1474166

Re: [SAFESPACE] LGBTIQQA Thread - Queer Support!

I need to get my name change done before December 1st in order to apply to my college of choice under my preferred name. The background check processing takes 10 weeks or so, meaning I have one shot. The last time I tried, I got the state background check back saying my handwriting was illegible (i...
by Van
Mon Sep 12, 2011 2:40 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9221434

Re: Screechings of the Great Unwashed (Meander to the Morgue

I totally just ordered room service for the first time. Am I a grownup yet? As long as it's not going on a parent's credit card, yes. I paid for it with local currency, which is printed in a language I can't read :D I wasn't going to do room service, but I didn't feel comfortable walking a couple b...
by Van
Mon Sep 12, 2011 1:59 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9221434

Re: Screechings of the Great Unwashed (Meander to the Morgue

I totally just ordered room service for the first time. Am I a grownup yet?
by Van
Sun Sep 11, 2011 5:38 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9221434

Re: Screechings of the Great Unwashed (Meander to the Morgue

Dear thread, I do not love you enough to read the 80 pages you have spawned in my absence. Sincerely, Van HELLO. Typing on a/this laptop is not all that annoying except the text position cursor seems to teleport like a crackfiend. Continue typing at the end of the line? NO. How about the middle of a...
by Van
Sun Sep 04, 2011 8:33 am UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: The Gojoe Memorial Mafia Discussion Thread
Replies: 32844
Views: 2610172

Re: DISCUSSION THREAD/Gojoe canNEVER be trusted

This is probably long forgotten, but it's been bugging me for months:

My apologies to ElectricHaze, Aardvarki, and the players of Wizardry 2. I should have done more or less anything instead of just dropping off the face of the earth. Sorry :(
by Van
Sun Sep 04, 2011 8:24 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] LGBTIQQA Thread - Queer Support!
Replies: 8248
Views: 1474166

Re: [SAFESPACE] LGBTIQQA Thread - Queer Support!

Good luck with healing Aaeriele!

If you guys are going to go to Bangkok for sightseeing or anything, we should totally meet up for lunch.
by Van
Wed Jun 22, 2011 6:32 pm UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: The Gojoe Memorial Mafia Discussion Thread
Replies: 32844
Views: 2610172

Re: DISCUSSION THREAD/Gojoe canNEVER be trusted

Wizardry:
Spoiler:
k. That was painful. Let's see if it works!
by Van
Wed Jun 22, 2011 6:30 pm UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: [M] Wizardry Mafia 2.5 - Game Over! Town Wins!
Replies: 677
Views: 74426

Re: [M] Wizardry Mafia 2.5 - Day 3 - The awakening

I'm not sure what you're talking about, DBC. I obviously already addressed that: And his claim of being disrupted really doesn't make sense. Look at the spells reported for scum so far: ForAllofThis, Good High Wizard: Panacea, Armor, Ray of Frost, Bolster, Knowledge, and Delustions llamanaru, Good A...
by Van
Wed Jun 22, 2011 6:10 pm UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: [M] Wizardry Mafia 2.5 - Game Over! Town Wins!
Replies: 677
Views: 74426

Re: [M] Wizardry Mafia 2.5 - Day 3 - The awakening

So it just hit me. I just did it again. The only spells that hit me D2 were the missile and Scrying It was an illusory missile. Why would I have gotten shield at all? Thankfully, I just checked the spell casts and there were no Shields cast either. So, I'm an idiot again, but at least I'm still righ...
by Van
Wed Jun 22, 2011 6:07 pm UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: The Gojoe Memorial Mafia Discussion Thread
Replies: 32844
Views: 2610172

Re: DISCUSSION THREAD/Gojoe canNEVER be trusted

Wizardry: So, I've really sucked this game. So bad. So lurky! But, I may be about to either redeem myself or abruptly die. Not sure yet. I just posted the most completely ridiculous Mister Charlie I've ever engaged in. By pointing out that I had notifications of spells cast on me, I'm ho...
by Van
Wed Jun 22, 2011 6:02 pm UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: [M] Wizardry Mafia 2.5 - Game Over! Town Wins!
Replies: 677
Views: 74426

Re: [M] Wizardry Mafia 2.5 - Day 3 - The awakening

Hai! Let's take a trip back in time! I can still rustle up my emergency shield. I'm wary of using up our last shield on someone who's been so neutral but I agree with Adacore, there's too many modkills lined up, so sending in my shield now. I'm going to go ahead and answer a lot of your questions: I...
by Van
Tue Jun 21, 2011 7:59 pm UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: [M] Wizardry Mafia 2.5 - Game Over! Town Wins!
Replies: 677
Views: 74426

Re: [M] Wizardry Mafia 2.5 - Day 3 - The awakening

I asked to be replaced in Portalmafia 4 days ago, in a PM. Was about to do the same here, but, it's Wizardry :( Also, I don't like leaving people to inherit messes.

Anyway, I'm going to bed now. Just saw the new day was up and wanted to see if I was a corpsicle yet.
by Van
Mon Jun 13, 2011 7:46 pm UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: The Gojoe Memorial Mafia Discussion Thread
Replies: 32844
Views: 2610172

Re: DISCUSSION THREAD/Gojoe canNEVER be trusted

Wizardry
Spoiler:
The normal rule is "help the town get rid of the mafia so you can kill them"

Does that still apply when the town is vastly more powerful that the mafia? I can't decide.
by Van
Mon Jun 13, 2011 7:44 pm UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: [M] Wizardry Mafia 2.5 - Game Over! Town Wins!
Replies: 677
Views: 74426

Re: [M] Wizardry Mafia 2.5 - Day 2 - I am Magic and so can y

Fireballs don't lie. Sig'd. I so don't get this. I have been on the internet for at least 400 years, and yet the only time I've ever been quoted in a signature is in Wizardry games. CONFUSED. I'm willing to believe NaR's claim if Van backs it up; it links them together strongly enough that if it is...
by Van
Sun Jun 12, 2011 12:50 am UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: Sign-ups (for PLAYERS)
Replies: 7497
Views: 833318

Re: Sign-ups (for PLAYERS)

Portal Mafia YOU think you can beat ME? * http://oyster.ignimgs.com/wordpress/write.ign.com/35034/2011/04/t1larg.portal2.glados.valve_1-600x337.jpg Size: Mini Setup: Mostly closed. Some mechanics will be explained. Bastardry: You can't win. Moderate. Glados. can lie to you (although not in this...
by Van
Sun Jun 12, 2011 12:45 am UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: The Gojoe Memorial Mafia Discussion Thread
Replies: 32844
Views: 2610172

Re: DISCUSSION THREAD/Gojoe canNEVER be trusted

Scummer: I need to remember for my next really powerful scum role. Maybe people would be more agreeable about following my orders! That is such a great line. Wizardry: Ironically, I actually do thing BN was scum. Actually, I don't know if that is ironic or not. Either way. Can't believe how ...
by Van
Sun Jun 12, 2011 12:39 am UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: [M] Wizardry Mafia 2.5 - Game Over! Town Wins!
Replies: 677
Views: 74426

Re: [M] Wizardry Mafia 2.5 - Day 2 - I am Magic and so can y

The whole thing's pretty ridiculous. +1 Sigh. It's sort of pointless to get into an extended debate now that BN managed to off himself in the worst way possible, but gragh. I tried, but I'm sort of in the same boat VZ is in - it deals with meta content from an active game, and I really can't get in...
by Van
Thu Jun 09, 2011 4:03 pm UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: [M] Wizardry Mafia 2.5 - Game Over! Town Wins!
Replies: 677
Views: 74426

Re: [M] Wizardry Mafia 2.5 - Day 2 - I am Magic and so can y

I normally prefer mustard, but I reaaaally need some ketchup at the moment. Hee! Dealing with recent stuff first, because I really need to re-read and/or sleep first. I would have presumed both town and scum would have gotten at least one protection spell of some kind. As sorcs don't need to prepare...
by Van
Wed Jun 08, 2011 3:41 am UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: [M] Wizardry Mafia 2.5 - Game Over! Town Wins!
Replies: 677
Views: 74426

Re: [M] Wizardry Mafia 2.5 - Day 2 - I am Magic and so can y

You guys know how this happened in the first Wizardry, right? Someone makes an anon message with intent to frame, ends up having to point out who usually made the turns of phrase in the message, does so a little too hard and then gets lynched for it. (It's NAR, if you were wondering) And you guys th...
by Van
Sun Jun 05, 2011 2:07 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9221434

Re: Screechings of the Great Unwashed (Pander to the Borg)

I just biked 7.5 miles. Wee!

And I made a left turn at a red light. I'm so very awesome it hurts.
by Van
Fri Jun 03, 2011 10:46 pm UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: Sign-ups (for PLAYERS)
Replies: 7497
Views: 833318

Re: Sign-ups (for PLAYERS)

Y'know, I don't have time for this. Like, at all. But in the grimdark future of mafia, one Van must stand alone against the forces of chaos. Warhammer MafiaK: The Journal Of Lord Inquisitor Dexter Atellus, Ordo Hereticus Chapter VII: In which we battle the foul Daemon Gaaththaallaaththaa. Mods: More...
by Van
Thu Jun 02, 2011 1:22 pm UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: The Gojoe Memorial Mafia Discussion Thread
Replies: 32844
Views: 2610172

Re: DISCUSSION THREAD/Gojoe canNEVER be trusted

Wizardry
Spoiler:
How the hell did you people let me pull off a D1 kill on dotproduct?

I must just be awesome.
by Van
Wed Jun 01, 2011 10:21 pm UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: [M] Wizardry Mafia 2.5 - Game Over! Town Wins!
Replies: 677
Views: 74426

Re: [M] Wizardry Mafia 2.5 - Day 1 - I put on my... you know

HI GUYS. I literally have not been by a computer in several days due to being in the mountains. It was very unexpected and my arm was totally twisted and and okay at this point I'm completely lying. I've literally taken 30 seconds to skim the thread and then literally post the word literally several...
by Van
Fri May 27, 2011 2:17 am UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: [M] Wizardry Mafia 2.5 - Game Over! Town Wins!
Replies: 677
Views: 74426

Re: [M] Wizardry Mafia 2.5 - Day 1 - I put on my... you know

I refuse to participate in a Lataro lynch, if the condition of lynching him is to lose him as a player for our games. If the consequence was the same either way, then I would look a bit more closely at the possiblity of Lataro being scum. He is surrounded by a lot of wine, though. Damn it all.This ...
by Van
Thu May 26, 2011 3:57 pm UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: [M] Wizardry Mafia 2.5 - Game Over! Town Wins!
Replies: 677
Views: 74426

Re: [M] Wizardry Mafia 2.5 - Day 1 - I put on my... you know

Come up with evil schemes -> gain reputation for evil schemes -> complain about getting lynched for coming up with evil schemes (when you look scummy)? Meh. I don't think Lataro is trying to pull a ridiculous double blind on us, honestly. People usually do not put that much effort into faking things...
by Van
Mon May 23, 2011 11:52 pm UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: [M] Wizardry Mafia 2.5 - Game Over! Town Wins!
Replies: 677
Views: 74426

Re: [M] Wizardry Mafia 2.5 - Day 1 - I put on my... you know

HI GUYS Because I like to state the obvious Unfortunately, Sorcerers have to pay a slot to cast a cantrip, all the time. Only Wizards get the benefits of Cantrips For Free. the anonymous message claiming to be sent from a sorcerer is most likely not. Also, lolling @ NAR for missiles. Because it is a...
by Van
Mon May 23, 2011 7:43 pm UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: [M] Wizardry Mafia 2.5 - Game Over! Town Wins!
Replies: 677
Views: 74426

Re: [M] Wizardry Mafia 2.5 - Night 0 - The Calm before the S

hi! I was one of the missing.

Surgery didn't go awesome and I ended up spending the weekend on a friend's couch, so I just got home. I reaaaaally need a shower and then I'll read my PM and stuff.
by Van
Tue May 17, 2011 2:41 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] LGBTIQQA Thread - Queer Support!
Replies: 8248
Views: 1474166

Re: [SAFESPACE] LGBTIQQA Thread - Queer Support!

You seem to have a pretty set-in-stone opinion on "kids get it wrong sometimes", any reason why? The only formal study that I know of (Zucker's) showed that kids who like non-stereotypically fitting hobbies, like girls playing football, usually are not trans. That's not exactly a shock. Al...
by Van
Tue May 17, 2011 1:49 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] LGBTIQQA Thread - Queer Support!
Replies: 8248
Views: 1474166

Re: [SAFESPACE] LGBTIQQA Thread - Queer Support!

I am interested in opinions on this http://forums.xkcd.com/viewtopic.php?f=8&t=69545&p=2580931#p2580931 . In my perfect world... Puberty blockers should be accessible to anyone at least age 13, hormones to anyone at least 16 (with doctors discretion being allowed to determine if either can ...
by Van
Sun May 15, 2011 2:16 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9221434

Re: Screechings of the Great Unwashed (Pander to the Borg)

At least you wouldn't be oom.
by Van
Sun May 15, 2011 11:59 am UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: The Gojoe Memorial Mafia Discussion Thread
Replies: 32844
Views: 2610172

Re: DISCUSSION THREAD/Gojoe canNEVER be trusted

Resistance (Mavketl can read):
Spoiler:
Image

:D
by Van
Sat May 14, 2011 6:14 pm UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: Sign-ups (for PLAYERS)
Replies: 7497
Views: 833318

Re: Sign-ups (for PLAYERS)

re: Wizardry 2.5: I effectively have 0 free time until Thursday. Er, and I'll probably be too drugged or tired on thursday. So, late thursday or friday. I know you said you're not done, but if you're starting way sooner than that I guess I need to be swapped into replacements :(
by Van
Sat May 14, 2011 6:09 pm UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: [S]Maff Effect - Game Over! Femshep wins!
Replies: 496
Views: 57293

Re: [S]Maff Effect D1 - Fight like a krogan, run like a leop

I need to be replaced

Sorry. I just can't get any free time at the moment :(
by Van
Thu May 12, 2011 6:09 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hype your ripe snipes 'n' gripes
Replies: 28619
Views: 3529158

Re: Rant Thread (because we need more ranting)

Oh, I live near a college town so we get a lot more of people standing in the middle of the road, stopping to text or talk, that kind of stuff. I imagine it would be annoying to have cars blocking walking paths though. And those pelicans were asking for it. I always wanted to put a huge foghorn on ...
by Van
Thu May 12, 2011 2:36 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hype your ripe snipes 'n' gripes
Replies: 28619
Views: 3529158

Re: Rant Thread (because we need more ranting)

Something pretty horrible happened to someone I didn't even know existed. I think I hate life, just a little.
by Van
Thu May 12, 2011 2:57 am UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: [S]Maff Effect - Game Over! Femshep wins!
Replies: 496
Views: 57293

Re: [S]Maff Effect D1 - Fight like a krogan, run like a leop

Wasn't sure if flavor was Mass Effect 1 only or ME2, but having Mordin in here says to me I'm fine to speculate on ME2 stuff. Not so fast, maybe. “Mordin? Shouldn’t you be on Virmire?” “So, see you at Chora’s Den later? I’ve got some ... calibrations to do,” said Garrus, slowly backing away. Chora'...
by Van
Wed May 11, 2011 5:01 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hype your ripe snipes 'n' gripes
Replies: 28619
Views: 3529158

Re: Rant Thread (because we need more ranting)

I think Oregonaut would make a great coder. Also, really? Van Haus?
by Van
Wed May 11, 2011 3:55 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hype your ripe snipes 'n' gripes
Replies: 28619
Views: 3529158

Re: Rant Thread (because we need more ranting)

Meh, all your actions are commented out. I'm not worried.
by Van
Wed May 11, 2011 3:47 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hype your ripe snipes 'n' gripes
Replies: 28619
Views: 3529158

Re: Rant Thread (because we need more ranting)

Dason wrote:Oh dear, apparently you did get to witness the Oregonaut drop kicking that child in the stroller. To be fair... that kid was kind of a dick.
Yeah, I don't know what that baby's problem was.
by Van
Wed May 11, 2011 1:10 pm UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: Sign-ups (for PLAYERS)
Replies: 7497
Views: 833318

Re: Sign-ups (for PLAYERS)

NAR is playing? I am now literally twice as excited. This will be glorious.

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