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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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Hi...

Even though I'm up to my 70th ish post I never said hello, and I am new so yeah. Uhoh

Hi.... *Random silence*..... FUCK THE SYSTEM

"Countless people will hate the new world order and will die protesting against it" - H.G. Wells
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Hi.....

I'm hungry.

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Haha, hi. thanks for welcoming me.Smile

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"The seeds of oppression, will one day bear the fruit of rebellion."

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Also, I just realized I spelled "bear" wrong in my sig. I changed it, but, how disgraceful...

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Welcome Mr.AtomicExposion, you seem to be really passionate in your beliefs...I look forward to speaking with you in the future.

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yeah, you seem pretty cool (with the exception of using the nuclear bomb animation that I FOUND FIRST!!!!) so...yeah. 'sup.

I think Buenaventura Durruti is a pretty cool guy. eh kills fascists and doesnt afraid of ruins.
The quickest way to kill a revolution is to wait for it.
10-19-2007 10:37 AM
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Yeah Rebel, I stole it Razz , Sorry It was so hot! and it went great with my name.

I hope you don't mind Biggrin Cool

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Welcome dude. Biggrin
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