RIP School Survival Forums
August 2001 - June 2017

The School Survival Forums are permanently retired. If you need help with quitting school, unsupportive parents or anything else, there is a list of resources on the Help Page.

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

The forums are mostly read-only and are in a maintenance/testing phase, before being permanently archived. Please use this time to get the contact details of people you'd like to keep in touch with. Send me a message if you'd like to keep in touch with me & Steve.

Please do not make a mirror copy of the forums in their current state - things will still change, and some people have requested to be able to edit or delete some of their personal info.


Post Reply 
 
Thread Rating:
  • 0 Vote(s) - 0 Average
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Pretty Much all the cool people left :(
Author Message
fish20 Offline
Penguins are birds

Posts: 1,347
Joined: Nov 2009
Thanks: 21
Given 32 thank(s) in 25 post(s)
Post: #1
Pretty Much all the cool people left :(

They did.
08-09-2011 08:17 PM
Find all posts by this user Quote this message in a reply
aaaaaaasd Offline
Grorious Moddu

Posts: 7,344
Joined: Oct 2007
Thanks: 1
Given 50 thank(s) in 38 post(s)
Post: #2
Re: Pretty Much all the cool people left :(

Who do you define as cool people exactly
08-09-2011 08:21 PM
Find all posts by this user Quote this message in a reply
Faby Offline
work in progress

Posts: 3,446
Joined: Mar 2008
Thanks: 3
Given 60 thank(s) in 44 post(s)
Post: #3
Re: Pretty Much all the cool people left :(

get fucked

/storms out

Let go of all desire for the common good, and the good becomes common as grass.

~~

Good fortune follows upon disaster;
Disaster lurks within good fortune;
Who can say how things will end?
Perhaps there is no end.
08-09-2011 08:21 PM
Find all posts by this user Quote this message in a reply
LOON_ATTIC Offline
A NERD

Posts: 5,158
Joined: May 2009
Thanks: 9
Given 60 thank(s) in 49 post(s)
Post: #4
Re: Pretty Much all the cool people left :(

baww

[Image: glorious666.png]
08-10-2011 06:59 AM
Find all posts by this user Quote this message in a reply
Desu Offline
Fanatic

Posts: 2,109
Joined: May 2009
Thanks: 165
Given 339 thank(s) in 182 post(s)
Post: #5
Re: Pretty Much all the cool people left :(

Cry moar baby.

RIP GORE GOROTH

He was an hero. He will always be remembered.
08-10-2011 09:24 AM
Find all posts by this user Quote this message in a reply
Jackass McAwesome Offline
Fanatic

Posts: 1,903
Joined: Jan 2008
Thanks: 0
Given 24 thank(s) in 17 post(s)
Post: #6
Re: Pretty Much all the cool people left :(

Not necessarily. It just took me a while to catch the move.
09-05-2011 10:43 PM
Find all posts by this user Quote this message in a reply
Thought Criminal Offline
Frame 313

Posts: 10,133
Joined: May 2007
Thanks: 12
Given 106 thank(s) in 80 post(s)
Post: #7
Re: Pretty Much all the cool people left :(

Cool
09-06-2011 12:31 AM
Visit this user's website Find all posts by this user Quote this message in a reply
Absnt Offline
Fanatic

Posts: 6,075
Joined: Dec 2009
Thanks: 13
Given 184 thank(s) in 127 post(s)
Post: #8
Re: Pretty Much all the cool people left :(

Jackass McAwesome Wrote:Not necessarily. It just took me a while to catch the move.

lol

Blog I post to now:
http://blog.darknedgy.net

Edfreedom.org -- An organization for more freedom in education.
http://www.edfreedom.org/join-us/
09-06-2011 06:21 AM
Visit this user's website Find all posts by this user Quote this message in a reply
Elfy Offline
Fanatic

Posts: 3,267
Joined: Sep 2008
Thanks: 1
Given 64 thank(s) in 41 post(s)
Post: #9
Re: Pretty Much all the cool people left :(

says fish20

[Image: tumblr_lpjpoqOyQ91qb8nljo1_500.gif]
09-06-2011 06:23 AM
Find all posts by this user Quote this message in a reply
Sunbourn Offline
Proud crazy cat man

Posts: 6,660
Joined: Jun 2008
Thanks: 35
Given 289 thank(s) in 192 post(s)
Post: #10
Re: Pretty Much all the cool people left :(

Have no fear, |55555| is here.

Who am I? Who are YOU?
09-06-2011 09:35 AM
Find all posts by this user Quote this message in a reply
Ky Offline
Shadow

Posts: 5,201
Joined: Aug 2012
Thanks: 1798
Given 1467 thank(s) in 972 post(s)
Post: #11
Pretty Much all the cool people left :(

*necrobump*

Four years later, this forum is nothing but cool people B)

Public Service Announcement: First world problems are still problems.
03-29-2015 06:17 AM
Find all posts by this user Quote this message in a reply
Cianna200 Offline
Pariah

Posts: 948
Joined: Oct 2013
Thanks: 2
Given 366 thank(s) in 210 post(s)
Post: #12
RE: Pretty Much all the cool people left :(

Like who?
03-29-2015 06:21 AM
Find all posts by this user Quote this message in a reply
brainiac3397 Offline
Machiavellian Amoeba

Posts: 9,823
Joined: Feb 2013
Thanks: 20
Given 1983 thank(s) in 1428 post(s)
Post: #13
RE: Pretty Much all the cool people left :(

(03-29-2015 06:21 AM)Cianna200 Wrote:  Like who?

Duh...<
<<<
<<<<<<
<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<

Personality DNA Report
(06-14-2013 08:02 AM)Potato Wrote:  watch the fuq out, we've got an "intellectual" over here.

Hidden stuff:
[Image: watch-out-we-got-a-badass-over-here-meme-240x180.png]
Brainiac3397's Mental Health Status Log Wrote:[Image: l0Iy5HKskJO5XD3Wg.gif]
03-29-2015 01:03 PM
Find all posts by this user Quote this message in a reply
MurkScribe Offline
Revolutionary

Posts: 422
Joined: Oct 2014
Thanks: 10
Given 111 thank(s) in 79 post(s)
Post: #14
Pretty Much all the cool people left :(

Especially with those filthy communist scum, we need to hang, apparently gandhi or something?

MurkScribe's Mental Health Status:
[Image: calvin+and+hobbers.png]
03-30-2015 01:15 AM
Find all posts by this user Quote this message in a reply
Missile Offline
с гордостью девственница

Posts: 735
Joined: Jul 2013
Thanks: 113
Given 112 thank(s) in 82 post(s)
Post: #15
RE: Pretty Much all the cool people left :(

But I'm still here

Wake up people, and look at life around you
http://debunking911.com/?no_redirect=true

[Image: DK3ygqj.gif]
03-30-2015 06:09 AM
Find all posts by this user Quote this message in a reply
craxyguy562 Offline
Pariah

Posts: 964
Joined: Oct 2013
Thanks: 173
Given 133 thank(s) in 97 post(s)
Post: #16
RE: Pretty Much all the cool people left :(

Razz

[Image: gUJMoO7.png]

Hidden stuff:
Homework brings the hell of school home.

Gwedin Wrote:  Dat feel when you get home, realise it's Friday, and itch your buttcrack.
03-30-2015 06:23 AM
Find all posts by this user Quote this message in a reply
thewake Offline
Unconstructive

Posts: 5,917
Joined: Jun 2007
Thanks: 78
Given 296 thank(s) in 201 post(s)
Post: #17
RE: Pretty Much all the cool people left :(

cool people never were here

[Image: nAOqYk7.png]

[Image: USVWSwj.png]
03-30-2015 07:19 AM
Find all posts by this user Quote this message in a reply
Sharpie Offline
Banned

Posts: 1,426
Joined: Nov 2011
Thanks: 21
Given 169 thank(s) in 113 post(s)
Post: #18
RE: Pretty Much all the cool people left :(

Most of you are boring and lame and retarded :|
03-30-2015 07:34 AM
Find all posts by this user Quote this message in a reply
 Thanks given by: Username
brainiac3397 Offline
Machiavellian Amoeba

Posts: 9,823
Joined: Feb 2013
Thanks: 20
Given 1983 thank(s) in 1428 post(s)
Post: #19
RE: Pretty Much all the cool people left :(

(03-30-2015 07:34 AM)Sharpie Wrote:  Most of you are boring and lame and retarded :|

You're bÖring, rĕtarded, and lamĕ.

Personality DNA Report
(06-14-2013 08:02 AM)Potato Wrote:  watch the fuq out, we've got an "intellectual" over here.

Hidden stuff:
[Image: watch-out-we-got-a-badass-over-here-meme-240x180.png]
Brainiac3397's Mental Health Status Log Wrote:[Image: l0Iy5HKskJO5XD3Wg.gif]
03-30-2015 07:42 AM
Find all posts by this user Quote this message in a reply
Ky Offline
Shadow

Posts: 5,201
Joined: Aug 2012
Thanks: 1798
Given 1467 thank(s) in 972 post(s)
Post: #20
Pretty Much all the cool people left :(

Allow me to rephrase: This forum is nothing but cool people and Sharpie Razz

Public Service Announcement: First world problems are still problems.
03-30-2015 07:54 AM
Find all posts by this user Quote this message in a reply
brainiac3397 Offline
Machiavellian Amoeba

Posts: 9,823
Joined: Feb 2013
Thanks: 20
Given 1983 thank(s) in 1428 post(s)
Post: #21
Pretty Much all the cool people left :(

A lowly laundry marker.

Personality DNA Report
(06-14-2013 08:02 AM)Potato Wrote:  watch the fuq out, we've got an "intellectual" over here.

Hidden stuff:
[Image: watch-out-we-got-a-badass-over-here-meme-240x180.png]
Brainiac3397's Mental Health Status Log Wrote:[Image: l0Iy5HKskJO5XD3Wg.gif]
03-30-2015 08:52 AM
Find all posts by this user Quote this message in a reply
Alistoriv Offline
Sanity Not Included

Posts: 625
Joined: Nov 2012
Thanks: 203
Given 169 thank(s) in 114 post(s)
Post: #22
Pretty Much all the cool people left :(

this is even more relevant now

RIP GORE GOROTH
RIP SAINTVICIOUS
(03-20-2013 05:08 PM)brainiac3397 Wrote:  Stand up with pride and say "No! I will not be a McDonalds employee. I WILL BE A GARBAGE MAN!"

[Image: USVWSwj.png]
03-30-2015 09:03 AM
Find all posts by this user Quote this message in a reply
brainiac3397 Offline
Machiavellian Amoeba

Posts: 9,823
Joined: Feb 2013
Thanks: 20
Given 1983 thank(s) in 1428 post(s)
Post: #23
Pretty Much all the cool people left :(

RIP lots of people.

Personality DNA Report
(06-14-2013 08:02 AM)Potato Wrote:  watch the fuq out, we've got an "intellectual" over here.

Hidden stuff:
[Image: watch-out-we-got-a-badass-over-here-meme-240x180.png]
Brainiac3397's Mental Health Status Log Wrote:[Image: l0Iy5HKskJO5XD3Wg.gif]
03-30-2015 09:05 AM
Find all posts by this user Quote this message in a reply
Sharpie Offline
Banned

Posts: 1,426
Joined: Nov 2011
Thanks: 21
Given 169 thank(s) in 113 post(s)
Post: #24
RE: Pretty Much all the cool people left :(

<3
03-30-2015 12:23 PM
Find all posts by this user Quote this message in a reply
Post Reply 


Forum Jump:


User(s) browsing this thread: 1 Guest(s)

Contact Us | School Survival | Return to Top | Return to Content | Mobile Version | RSS Syndication