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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.

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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.

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where are the mods

Get rid of this spam holy shit

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where are the mods

There's only one mod.

Now, if I were given modship, we wouldn't have to deal with all of these automated (and very poorly, at that) messages.

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03-20-2013 04:16 AM
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>There's only one mod.

the fuck?

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RE: where are the mods

Soul decided they were too big a headache.
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We cant trust mods. They need to put up with us, because we don't need a mod that might start a thread with the keywords: "ALL" "FUCKING "IDIOTS" "FORUM". Or any synonym of these words.

One GLaDOS is enough.

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For fucks sake, somebody get rid of that goddamned spammer. I've got 2 pages of "active topics", with 80% of them gravedigs.

We need a "kill it with fire" option.

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

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Like I said, there's only one mod - Soul. Without Soul, we're screwed...unless Soul isn't the only mod.

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FuCk SoUlRiSeR

we shud vote to ban soulriser

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Make me mod and I shall crush our enemies and bring unbearable suffering to ALL! THE EVIL! Mwahaha

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I killed it. It was one spambot that had evaded my automated defenses simply because it had registered many months ago. I shall look into this weakness...

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It took you about a day or so to find the flyswatter.

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That sneaky S.O.B

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(03-21-2013 05:42 AM)SoulRiser Wrote:  I killed it. It was one spambot that had evaded my automated defenses simply because it had registered many months ago. I shall look into this weakness...

There could be an entire spambot sleeper cell.

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You could also knight me again.

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I agree with alucard you should unlock his Control Art Restriction System to level 2 or something.

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The automated spam killers work pretty well 90% of the time though. Wouldn't be much for mods to do, other than the occasional rage-deletion spree. I'd rather have spambots than that... it's easier to delete their crap than it is to restore stuff. Razz

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So every spam bot, we get 3-4 rage-o-maniacs?

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