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Yet another revival attempt
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Yet another revival attempt

Alright, so I want to revive this, and with a few people seemingly interested in this, lets try and revive this. I also have a map ready for this. Alright so anyone ready for this? If so just post below. I'll upload everything eventually.

-Rules-
http://forums.school-survival.net/showth...?tid=29988

-Map-
http://forums.school-survival.net/showth...?tid=29989

-Countries and their leaders-
http://forums.school-survival.net/showth...?tid=29990

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11-07-2013 03:55 PM
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RE: Yet another revival attempt

I don't care, I'm in.

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11-07-2013 04:27 PM
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RE: Yet another revival attempt

I'm game.

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11-07-2013 04:57 PM
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Yet another revival attempt

I'm in.

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11-07-2013 05:26 PM
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RE: Yet another revival attempt

I'm confused, but let's do it.

The less you try to control things, the less you need to.

Boredom is the #1 enemy of learning. Therefore, school is the #1 enemy of learning.

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"free speech under the constitution only guarantees the government won't stop him saying it and does not guarantee his right to say things and have no consequences at all as a result. also i completely doubt that he is motivated solely by "i'm saying it because i can" and is probably motivated by a more shitheady motive like "i think it's funny to annoy people and Rustle Le Jimmies™ and is just hiding behind the first amendment to try to deflect any consequences or make you realize that being allowed to annoy people is a superior moral right. you can still disdain someone for doing things for dumbarse wankery purposes and you have evne more right to ban and insult them for it" ~Trar's friend about Potato.

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11-07-2013 07:57 PM
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RE: Yet another revival attempt

What is this?

Hello, traveler.

This is an ancient account I have not used in a long time. My views have changed much in the intervening months and years.

Nonetheless, I refuse to clean it up. Pretending that I've held my current views since the beginning of time is what we in the industry call a lie. Asking people to do so contributes to moralistic self-loathing. "See, those people have nothing damning! I do! I'm truly vile!"

Because you can never be a good person with a single blemish on the moral record, I thought that simply entertaining some thoughts made me irredeemable. Though I don't care for his writing style, William Faulkner presents a good counterexample. He went from being a typical Southern racist to supporting the civil rights movement. These days we'd yell at him for that, probably.

People are allowed to change their views.

Nevertheless, this period of my life has informed some of how I am today. In good ways and bad ways. To purge it would be to do a disservice to history. Perhaps it will not make anyone sympathetic, but it may help someone understand.

If, after reading all this, you still decide to use the post above as evidence that I am evil today, ask yourself if you have never disagreed with the moral code you now follow. In all likelihood you did, at some point. If some questions are verboten, and the answer is "how dare you ask that," don't expect your ideological opponents to ever change their minds.
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(11-07-2013 09:38 PM)planetfall666 Wrote:  What is this?

An RP of sorts where we get to make our own country and rule it.

The less you try to control things, the less you need to.

Boredom is the #1 enemy of learning. Therefore, school is the #1 enemy of learning.

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"free speech under the constitution only guarantees the government won't stop him saying it and does not guarantee his right to say things and have no consequences at all as a result. also i completely doubt that he is motivated solely by "i'm saying it because i can" and is probably motivated by a more shitheady motive like "i think it's funny to annoy people and Rustle Le Jimmies™ and is just hiding behind the first amendment to try to deflect any consequences or make you realize that being allowed to annoy people is a superior moral right. you can still disdain someone for doing things for dumbarse wankery purposes and you have evne more right to ban and insult them for it" ~Trar's friend about Potato.

Thanks for the diploma… can I have my childhood back?

I’d love to have a battle of wits with you… but I hate to fight the unarmed.
11-07-2013 10:17 PM
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Yet another revival attempt

Alright! So, with this, let the games begin! Nation Selection will begin shortly, along with a posting of the rules.

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11-08-2013 02:23 AM
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RE: Yet another revival attempt

Whatever the map looks, I shall claim the moon.

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The game is now ready for people to start.

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I still claim the moon, even if it's not on the map.

And I name it Troluna...

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It's against the rules Brainiac.

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(11-08-2013 01:16 PM)Chanku Wrote:  It's against the rules Brainiac.

Sure...I'll wait for the league of nations meeting before claiming the moon as Troluna then.

EDIT:By the way, the Rules and Map links are both the same, so both links go to Map

EDIT2:You changed rules...son of a-

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It's okay I am a son of a b!#@h though, so I take no offense in that. however yes I changed the rules.

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Your link to the rules is the same as the link to world map.

edit: Jk I opened this up a while ago and then looked at the thread after doing other stuff. He's fixed it since.

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