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August 2001 - June 2017

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To everyone who joined these forums at some point, and got discouraged by the negativity and left after a while (or even got literally scared off): I'm sorry.

I wasn't good enough at encouraging people to be kinder, and removing people who refuse to be kind. Encouraging people is hard, and removing people creates conflict, and I hate conflict... so that's why I wasn't better at it.

I was a very, very sensitive teen. The atmosphere of this forum as it is now, if it had existed in 1996, would probably have upset me far more than it would have helped.

I can handle quite a lot of negativity and even abuse now, but that isn't the point. I want to help people. I want to help the people who need it the most, and I want to help people like the 1996 version of me.

I'm still figuring out the best way to do that, but as it is now, these forums are doing more harm than good, and I can't keep running them.

Thank you to the few people who have tried to understand my point of view so far. I really, really appreciate you guys. You are beautiful people.

Everyone else: If after everything I've said so far, you still don't understand my motivations, I think it's unlikely that you will. We're just too different. Maybe someday in the future it might make sense, but until then, there's no point in arguing about it. I don't have the time or the energy for arguing anymore. I will focus my time and energy on people who support me, and those who need help.

-SoulRiser

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  Thread: Been a while, eh?
Post: RE: Been a while, eh?

Hey guys how's it going? This place really helped me get through those rough school days.
psychopath General Talk 27 6,788 04-11-2017, 10:01 AM
  Thread: Who do you miss?
Post: RE: Who do you miss?

Just wanted to say that I miss this community and I've changed significantly over the years, matured unimaginably since I left this forum and it seems strange to think that I was part of an online com...
psychopath General Talk 83 18,236 03-23-2015, 02:05 AM
  Thread: Hey Guys!
Post: RE: Hey Guys!

Lol I drop in from time to time out of curiosity, my life has changed a lot also
psychopath General Talk 13 1,605 04-27-2014, 07:51 PM
  Thread: Hey There!
Post: Hey There!

Welcome
psychopath Welcome! 18 3,016 12-28-2013, 02:50 PM
  Thread: Reclaim your mind
Post: Reclaim your mind

Like
psychopath Philosophy, Politics & History 13 4,633 02-04-2013, 07:16 PM
  Thread: People coming back?
Post: People coming back?

sup apathy
psychopath General Talk 32 4,581 02-04-2013, 07:11 PM
  Thread: Australians Prepare for Rollout of Full Body Scanners in July 2012
Post: RE: Australians Prepare for Rollout of Full Body S...

who cares
psychopath News 12 5,040 05-29-2012, 10:49 PM
  Thread: Saudi Arabia: Beheadings for ‘witchcraft’
Post: RE: Saudi Arabia: Beheadings for ‘witchcraft’

well if she's a witch then they should probably behead her
psychopath News 45 17,010 05-23-2012, 05:24 PM
  Thread: 10 Ways to Lower Your Lifespan
Post: RE: 10 Ways to Lower Your Lifespan

moderate alcohol is good for you
psychopath Science & Technology 22 6,822 05-20-2012, 02:13 AM
  Thread: people at your school ending up in jail
Post: RE: people at your school ending up in jail

heard of some going to jail it's funny
psychopath School Talk 10 3,306 05-11-2012, 09:30 PM
  Thread: Greece and their new problem.
Post: RE: Greece and their new problem.

Russians also ironically have this neo nazi problem
psychopath Philosophy, Politics & History 12 4,087 05-09-2012, 12:17 AM
  Thread: Greece and their new problem.
Post: RE: Greece and their new problem.

yea nazi doesn't sound like a greek thing
psychopath Philosophy, Politics & History 12 4,087 05-08-2012, 09:26 PM
  Thread: martial arts thread
Post: RE: martial arts thread

There's some old school badass TKD'ers out there, but even they at least know how to box. I know for a fact that TKD can work for self defense but you really can't be one of those TKD guys that keep t...
psychopath General Talk 12 3,802 05-01-2012, 09:53 PM
  Thread: Driving
Post: RE: Driving

Haha it's already losing its appeal for me, but in general I love the freedom it gives me.
psychopath General Talk 12 2,775 04-28-2012, 07:42 PM
  Thread: martial arts thread
Post: martial arts thread

Started going to a muay thai gym and they seem to train quite hard so that's good. I have these gloves : [img]http://www.fairtexaustralia.com/components/com_virtuemart/shop_image/product/resized/BGV5_...
psychopath General Talk 12 3,802 04-27-2012, 09:51 PM
  Thread: I can count to potato
Post: RE: I can count to potato

I will never again use a meme that mocks someone who is retarded or helpless in some way that they have no control over.
psychopath General Talk 39 21,086 04-27-2012, 09:21 PM
  Thread: Children are evil geniuses
Post: RE: Children are evil geniuses

OP crazy
psychopath Philosophy, Politics & History 4 2,293 04-17-2012, 05:05 PM
  Thread: Paranormal Thread
Post: RE: Paranormal Thread

I'm a fukn ghost bro
psychopath General Talk 5 1,836 04-15-2012, 10:27 PM
  Thread: I have the whole house to myself until Sunday night!
Post: RE: I have the whole house to myself until Sunday ...

Fucking bullshit man I've never had any house to myself EVER. At most a few hourrs.
psychopath General Talk 17 4,937 04-15-2012, 10:25 PM
  Thread:  
Post:  

[img]http://img.anongallery.org/img/4/5/me-life-goals-internet.jpg[/img] = SS
psychopath General Talk 4 1,100 04-14-2012, 10:56 PM
  Thread: The future of Europe: Civil War Inevitable, says top scholar
Post: RE: The future of Europe: Civil War Inevitable, sa...

Huh
psychopath Philosophy, Politics & History 5 3,872 04-14-2012, 10:43 PM
  Thread: I'm looking for a long lost website.
Post: RE: I'm looking for a long lost website.

I had this boomarked on my long lost desktop computer...will bookmark again
psychopath General Talk 4 1,266 04-14-2012, 10:33 PM
  Thread: So a Greek comes to Australia
Post: RE: So a Greek comes to Australia

(04-14-2012 03:34 PM)Efs Wrote:  every night is some sort of party Hmm true australians are usually hidden away in their fortress-like houses and don't really "chill out" much like some nation...
psychopath General Talk 13 3,455 04-14-2012, 10:30 PM
  Thread: So a Greek comes to Australia
Post: RE: So a Greek comes to Australia

(04-14-2012 12:33 PM)Efs Wrote:   (04-14-2012 12:08 PM)psychopath Wrote:  As if greece is any better I've been to Greece, and honestly the life is much better. Even though it's hard to mak...
psychopath General Talk 13 3,455 04-14-2012, 02:36 PM
  Thread: So a Greek comes to Australia
Post: RE: So a Greek comes to Australia

As if greece is any better
psychopath General Talk 13 3,455 04-14-2012, 12:08 PM
  Thread: I actually cried... yes I cried. * SPOILERS FOR HUNGER GAMES**
Post: RE: I actually cried... yes I cried. *HUNGER GAME'...

This movie kind of sucked...seemed to fake to me. All the attempts to make it dramatic and sad didn't seem genuine enough
psychopath General Talk 40 8,622 04-08-2012, 07:46 PM
  Thread: Post good movies
Post: Post good movies

Post a TRAILER(because I'm lazy and can't be assed googling it) of a movie/s that you really really enjoyed and would give a rating of over 8/10. Post anything you like but I would prefer adventure ...
psychopath Movies/TV/Videos/Books 24 5,334 04-07-2012, 09:15 PM
  Thread: NZT -- Limitless
Post: RE: NZT -- Limitless

I would be tempted to try it...I mean you could use it to solve the problem of running out of nzt, but highly risky.
psychopath General Talk 16 4,221 03-27-2012, 10:34 AM
  Thread: Was 9/11 an Inside Job?
Post: RE: Was 9/11 an Inside Job?

Where is desu
psychopath Philosophy, Politics & History 55 13,717 03-20-2012, 08:40 PM
  Thread: Creator of KONY 2012 caught fappin'
Post: RE: Creator of KONY 2012 caught fappin'

Even though I don't support this Kony crap I don't wish this guy any harm, but I gota admit I LOL'd when I saw the video of him banging the ground naked.
psychopath Funny Stuff 26 6,006 03-20-2012, 08:30 PM
  Thread: Joseph Kony
Post: RE: Joseph Kony

I am sceptical about this Joseph Kony stuff not because I think he's a good guy but everyone is blindly following this Kony movement without even knowing a thing about the invisible children organisat...
psychopath General Talk 13 7,538 03-09-2012, 09:15 PM
  Thread: Joseph Kony
Post: RE: Joseph Kony

Interview with Kony [video=youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KdBcypx1DfE&feature=youtu.be[/video]
psychopath General Talk 13 7,538 03-09-2012, 09:03 PM
  Thread: School's labeling us as a cult?
Post: RE: School's labeling us as a cult?

Supernatural, mystical. lmao
psychopath School Talk 12 3,048 03-09-2012, 08:35 PM
  Thread: Ponies
Post: RE: Ponies

I'm getting a Kony for my birthday
psychopath General Talk 173 53,183 03-09-2012, 08:32 PM
  Thread: Joseph Kony
Post: Joseph Kony

Support Kony make him famous
psychopath General Talk 13 7,538 03-09-2012, 08:31 PM
  Thread: I believe I may be a psychopath
Post: RE: I believe I may be a psychopath

I am offended.
psychopath General Talk 52 16,974 02-29-2012, 10:54 PM
  Thread: Join army?
Post: RE: Join army?

Do army reserve, you can quit anytime, don't have to go to war, and can even go wqhenever you want(there is a minimum attendance tho)
psychopath General Talk 45 11,838 02-29-2012, 08:53 PM
  Thread: yessssss got a drivers license
Post: RE: yessssss got a drivers license

Just bought a subwoofer and amplifier so I can be a gangster
psychopath General Talk 16 4,519 02-26-2012, 11:44 PM
  Thread: yessssss got a drivers license
Post: yessssss got a drivers license

+ a of shitty car that should last me at least a year. Freeeeeedomm. I need an excuse to drive somewhere
psychopath General Talk 16 4,519 02-24-2012, 07:24 PM
  Thread: If I don't do well in school...
Post: RE: If I don't do well in school...

Are the gypsy faggots bulgarian?
psychopath Alternative Learning & Income 13 5,294 02-22-2012, 09:26 PM
  Thread: If I don't do well in school...
Post: RE: If I don't do well in school...

(02-22-2012 04:29 PM)bulgvar666 Wrote:  Mazni ciganski pedali na asfalta da te ebat, kruv da ti pusnat i v ustata da ti se izserat ! Why are you speaking in gibberish?
psychopath Alternative Learning & Income 13 5,294 02-22-2012, 06:20 PM
  Thread: Bulgarian course
Post: RE: Bulgarian course

Why would I want to learn bulgarian? Who gives a shit about bulgaria anyway
psychopath Other Languages 22 10,228 02-22-2012, 01:55 PM
  Thread: If I don't do well in school...
Post: RE: If I don't do well in school...

(02-22-2012 03:51 AM)bulgvar66 Wrote:  Yeah, but in Bulgaria you need High School diploma even for web-designer or whatever. Well nobody cares about bulgaria so that doesn't matter
psychopath Alternative Learning & Income 13 5,294 02-22-2012, 01:18 PM
  Thread: Steve Jobs "Look in the Mirror" Quote
Post: RE: Steve Jobs "Look in the Mirror" Quote

(02-22-2012 10:03 AM)Sapphire Flames Wrote:  Huh, hope he looked in the mirror on his actual last day. ahahahahaha
psychopath Philosophy, Politics & History 2 8,784 02-22-2012, 01:15 PM
  Thread: WE DID IT GUYS (BULGARIA)
Post: RE: WE DID IT GUYS (BULGARIA)

Too bad nobody cares about Bulgaria! Nothing to see here
psychopath Philosophy, Politics & History 10 3,820 02-21-2012, 10:42 PM
  Thread: need to get my life together shit
Post: RE: need to get my life together shit

Did you try stopping drinking...just asking
psychopath General Talk 4 1,825 02-21-2012, 10:41 PM
  Thread: Herro, I very much would like to have da Einstein brain
Post: Herro, I very much would like to have da Einstein ...

[video=youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y9ulxEGlw5w&feature=related[/video]
psychopath General Talk 0 1,087 02-20-2012, 07:42 PM
  Thread: Ransomware
Post: RE: Ransomware

Haha I didn't know it was called ransomware
psychopath General Talk 12 5,747 02-12-2012, 12:29 AM
  Thread: HAY GUISE WHAT DO YOU YHINK
Post: RE: HAY GUISE WHAT DO YOU YHINK

It's pretty good
psychopath General Talk 5 1,323 02-11-2012, 02:36 PM
  Thread: I'm finally doing this.
Post: RE: I'm finally doing this.

aaahahahahhaha good luck but not gona work
psychopath General Talk 13 3,233 02-10-2012, 11:47 PM

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