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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.

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

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psychopath Offline
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Stuff to donate to

Finally got a pay pal and I want to donate $100-$200 to people/websites/other things that really really need it or things that somehow benefit all of human kind.

Maybe the rest of you can donate too, so lets make a list for those of us that are generous.

Please avoid the cliches/common knowledge ones, sorry soulriser no African children, Biggrin
10-26-2009 03:12 AM
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I'm not generous.

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"The irrationality of a thing is no argument against its existence, rather a condition of it."

"Beer is proof that God loves us and wants us to be happy."
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"when I was a kid I used to pray for a bicycle. then I realized that god doesn't work that way. so I stole one and prayed for forgiveness."
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"What is the task of higher education? To make a man into a machine. What are the means employed? He is taught how to suffer being bored." – F W Nietzsche
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10-26-2009 03:15 AM
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Change that to $50, lol. Something's better than nothing tho eh
10-26-2009 03:27 AM
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XplodingNoggin foundation for charity to XplodingNoggins
10-26-2009 04:11 AM
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School-survival.net

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10-26-2009 04:43 AM
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XplodingNoggin Wrote:XplodingNoggin foundation for charity to XplodingNoggins

<lordpie> Life sucks so much right now. It seems I'm spending all of it doing math.
<Rosti_LFC> You are "Math Boy"
<Rosti_LFC> Doer of math
<Rosti_LFC> Unable to integrate with society. Only with functions of x
10-26-2009 05:09 AM
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Donate to www.dominic-deegan.com


And Uncle Russel. No relation.
10-26-2009 06:39 AM
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http://www.twloha.com/

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10-26-2009 10:02 AM
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www.school-survival.net

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(11-27-2011 10:52 AM)Efs Wrote:  Our Army is more professional than Amerika. Smile
Except ours isn't allowed to have guns
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Mmm, flambéed vulpine.
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Donate to NYRA.

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