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what does this have to do with straight people
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Anyone who passes our site looking like that will be like, "Damn, these guys are some real badasses!"

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Eye Cancer?

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Looking good, how did you make this?

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(01-16-2012 01:12 AM)Efs Wrote:  Looking good, how did you make this?

Photoshop + basic knowledge of HTML/CSS/PHP. I'm actually considering putting some jQuery into the theme.

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Fuck you, the colors are awful
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(01-16-2012 02:05 AM)bulgvar Wrote:  Fuck you, the colors are awful
I understand if you don't like the theme, but why the insults?
To me this is the 2nd best theme, only losing to the white theme that I like. Though I want to try it first.

(01-10-2012 02:15 PM)Maelstrom Wrote:  Efs, your nihilism is beautiful.
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^Just trolling

Sry, Sunday is boring on this site. School days are much more intense.
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fuck you bulgar this is ss's only decent theme

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Phone theme ftw

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make the candy canes all red.
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I just use the default, you get used to it.

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I just use APART 1, it seems best for me.

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Reminds me of a Christmas president.

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I'll try to finish and upload it tomorrow, since I'm hitting the books hard for my German literature exam during this weekend.

HAHAHAHA

But yeah, I most likely won't have the time to finish it any time soon if tomorrow's not the day.

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(01-16-2012 03:04 AM)StadiumArcadium Wrote:  I just use the default, you get used to it.

As much as I hated it at first, I'm still using Coder Green.
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Ah, the eye cancer. I can't stand it.

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>faby will never finish this theme
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faby isnt even alive, sadface
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Verysad

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Faby come baaacckk

Go to work. Send your kids to school. Follow fashion. Act normal. Walk on the pavement. Watch TV. Save for your old age. Obey the law. Repeat after me: "I am free."

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I miss phpbb, It was a far superior board system IMO
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Not for moderating shit it wasn't. Razz

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