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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.

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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.

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I'm not back...

...I just dropped by to say that I'm posting from Kunming. Kunming is a city in China. CHINA. I can get onto this site in FUCKING CHINA. Come on guys, one of the most powerful and repressive regimes on the planet doesn't think that SS is worth censoring! You folks need to kick this whole rebellion up a notch, because right now the Chinese government thinks you're less dangerous than youtube. Youtube, people! A site that's 85% cats jumping on things, 14.9% Bieber, and 0.1% relevant discussion of current events. Work a little harder at being angry young malcontents next time.

That is all. Carry on.

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06-13-2011 12:50 AM
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China? lol, whatcha doin' all the way over there?

I guess getting legally threatened for defamation by one particular sue-happy person doesn't really count as being 'angry young malcontents' then? Razz

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Dammit rebelnerd I always knew they would imprison your ass in china somewhere.
Either way nice to see you and yada yada and all that.

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Damn. I guess we really need to step our game up then.

DOWN WITH CHINA, DEATH TO CHINA. Wait, this technically isn't even a public forum. Fuck.

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I for one welcome our future chinese overlords
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Lol. Rebelnerd is in CHINA. The fuck are you doing over there for? Anyway, we'll be sure to fuck more shit up in the future.

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I'll do my part!

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This site isnt mainstream soon as this gets news coverage well be on the ban list
06-14-2011 12:03 PM
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ALL HAIL AMERICA GREATEST COUNTRY ON EARTH!!!1
DEATH TO CHINA
DEATH TO CHINA
DEATH TO CHINA


Oh yeah, nice to see you RN
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Come back.

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Nale Dixon Wrote:Come back.
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WE MUST RESCUE REBELNERD FROM CHINA
06-14-2011 05:41 PM
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In this post I make a derogatory statement about China in an attempt to get them to censor our collective asses
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psychopath Wrote:WE MUST RESCUE REBELNERD FROM CHINA

ya

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