Abridged Debate

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Re: Abridged Debate

Postby zmic » Thu Apr 24, 2014 6:05 pm UTC

3,000 word post about the original topic, no tl;dr

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Re: Abridged Debate

Postby Adam H » Thu Apr 24, 2014 6:23 pm UTC

zmic wrote:3,000
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Re: Abridged Debate

Postby freezeblade » Thu Apr 24, 2014 6:56 pm UTC

zmic wrote:quote of entire 3,000 word post

statment that post was too long, and susequently didn't read it.
Belial wrote:I am not even in the same country code as "the mood for this shit."

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Re: Abridged Debate

Postby zmic » Fri Apr 25, 2014 1:59 am UTC

freezeblade wrote:
zmic wrote:quote of entire 3,000 word post

statment that post was too long, and susequently didn't read it.


angry accusation of stifling debate

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Re: Abridged Debate

Postby Quizatzhaderac » Fri Apr 25, 2014 2:21 pm UTC

freezeblade wrote:statment that post was too long, and susequently didn't read it.
Flippant remark implying that post was too long, and subsequently I didn't read it.
The thing about recursion problems is that they tend to contain other recursion problems.

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Re: Abridged Debate

Postby Adam H » Fri Apr 25, 2014 3:10 pm UTC

Ridiculously lengthy "summary" of zmic's long post, generously sprinkled with strawmen. Conclusion that zmic is an idiot.
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Re: Abridged Debate

Postby Whizbang » Fri Apr 25, 2014 3:13 pm UTC

This thread has been split. The off-topic discussion of the last few pages has been moved. Please continue with the original topic.

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Re: Abridged Debate

Postby zmic » Fri Apr 25, 2014 3:41 pm UTC

Adam H wrote:
zmic wrote:the
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accusation of quote mining original post

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Re: Abridged Debate

Postby Adam H » Fri Apr 25, 2014 3:43 pm UTC

zmic wrote:
Adam H wrote:
zmic wrote:the
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accusation of quote mining original post

Retort!
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Re: Abridged Debate

Postby zmic » Fri Apr 25, 2014 3:46 pm UTC

gif of people eye-rolling

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Re: Abridged Debate

Postby RollingHead » Sat Apr 26, 2014 9:10 pm UTC

Blames forums, as a whole, for perceived impossibility to have an adult discussion.

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Re: Abridged Debate

Postby orangedragonfire » Sat Apr 26, 2014 9:26 pm UTC

Claims that the term "adult discussion" is discriminating against children. Elaborates upon this point in a very long post.

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Re: Abridged Debate

Postby zmic » Sat Apr 26, 2014 9:47 pm UTC

jumps on the derail, tries to relaunch the whole "Child Suffrage" topic from scratch

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Re: Abridged Debate

Postby RollingHead » Sat Apr 26, 2014 9:59 pm UTC

Accuses orangedragonfire of "reverse racism" despite their post having nothing to do with race.

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Re: Abridged Debate

Postby orangedragonfire » Sat Apr 26, 2014 10:06 pm UTC

Posts link to vaguely related video on YouTube.

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Re: Abridged Debate

Postby RollingHead » Sat Apr 26, 2014 10:10 pm UTC

Derail to rant about ads at the beginning of videos.

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Re: Abridged Debate

Postby zmic » Sat Apr 26, 2014 10:54 pm UTC

agrees to RollingHead's position while misunderstanding his arguments

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Re: Abridged Debate

Postby patzer » Sun Apr 27, 2014 12:24 pm UTC

Makes a post that messes the entire page layout up.
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Re: Abridged Debate

Postby RollingHead » Sun Apr 27, 2014 12:35 pm UTC

Quotes well written and thought out post from two months earlier to complain about use of a swear word.

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Re: Abridged Debate

Postby Whizbang » Sun Apr 27, 2014 12:56 pm UTC


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Re: Abridged Debate

Postby RollingHead » Sun Apr 27, 2014 5:18 pm UTC

Attempt to post a reply image by linking from hard drive (=file:///C:/Documents%20and%20Settings/images/etc)

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Re: Abridged Debate

Postby zmic » Sun Apr 27, 2014 10:20 pm UTC

friendly and polite explanation why this cannot work

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Re: Abridged Debate

Postby patzer » Sun Apr 27, 2014 11:31 pm UTC

sarcastic friendly and polite explanation why friendly and polite explanations never work
If it looks like a duck, and quacks like a duck, we have at least to consider the possibility that we have a small aquatic bird of the family Anatidae on our hands. –Douglas Adams

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Re: Abridged Debate

Postby Quizatzhaderac » Mon Apr 28, 2014 2:55 pm UTC

#1115
Post explaining relevance of link.
The thing about recursion problems is that they tend to contain other recursion problems.

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Re: Abridged Debate

Postby RollingHead » Wed Apr 30, 2014 12:02 am UTC

LOL-ridden remark about how the previous poster must be on drugs.

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Re: Abridged Debate

Postby Pingouin7 » Mon May 05, 2014 12:28 pm UTC

RollingHead wrote:LOL-ridden remark about how the previous poster must be on drugs.

Accidentally quotes the wrong person
Dason wrote:
Kewangji wrote:I confess I am actually scared of peanuts, and tend to avoid them, given how lethal they are to some people.

I'm not. I do my part in the fight against peanuts by destroying them with my powerful teeth. Take that peanut! How does being digested feel!?

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Re: Abridged Debate

Postby RollingHead » Mon May 05, 2014 10:03 pm UTC

Claims to have written a very long reply that the browser ate.

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Re: Abridged Debate

Postby zmic » Mon May 05, 2014 10:17 pm UTC

conspiracy theory involving NSA and freemasons

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Re: Abridged Debate

Postby Whizbang » Mon May 05, 2014 10:46 pm UTC

Proposal to start a forum game based on previous post.

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Re: Abridged Debate

Postby orangedragonfire » Tue May 06, 2014 2:28 pm UTC

Proposal to start a forum game based on previous post.

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Re: Abridged Debate

Postby Djehutynakht » Tue May 06, 2014 10:47 pm UTC

What?

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Re: Abridged Debate

Postby patzer » Wed May 07, 2014 12:04 am UTC

Comment that the previous poster has broken the fourth wall.
If it looks like a duck, and quacks like a duck, we have at least to consider the possibility that we have a small aquatic bird of the family Anatidae on our hands. –Douglas Adams

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Re: Abridged Debate

Postby freezeblade » Wed May 07, 2014 5:19 am UTC

link to tvtropes about 4th wall
Belial wrote:I am not even in the same country code as "the mood for this shit."

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Re: Abridged Debate

Postby RollingHead » Wed May 07, 2014 10:16 pm UTC

Ten reaction gifs from favourite tv show.

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Re: Abridged Debate

Postby freezeblade » Wed May 07, 2014 10:33 pm UTC

complaints that thread is getting off topic.
Belial wrote:I am not even in the same country code as "the mood for this shit."

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Re: Abridged Debate

Postby orangedragonfire » Wed May 07, 2014 11:03 pm UTC

Points out that it pretty much has been off-topic the entire time.

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Re: Abridged Debate

Postby zmic » Wed May 07, 2014 11:19 pm UTC

regurgitates some old points

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Re: Abridged Debate

Postby Quizatzhaderac » Thu May 08, 2014 3:33 pm UTC

orangedragonfire wrote:Points out that it pretty much has been off-topic the entire time.

Points out thread is getting off the off-topic.
The thing about recursion problems is that they tend to contain other recursion problems.

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Re: Abridged Debate

Postby RollingHead » Thu May 08, 2014 10:30 pm UTC

Asks for advice about fixing laptop because the thread is more active than the ones in the dedicated section (stating this reason explicitly).

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Re: Abridged Debate

Postby freezeblade » Thu May 08, 2014 10:36 pm UTC

suggesting the previous poster to RTFM.
Belial wrote:I am not even in the same country code as "the mood for this shit."


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