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Pokemon

In simple terms, FUCK YEAH, THIS SHIT IS THE SHIT

Yeah, Pokemon is awesome. Generation I/II ftw.

"I heard a joke once. Man goes to doctor says "I'm terribly depressed". Doctor says "I know just what you should do. Poliacci the clown is in town, go see him, you'll be cheered right up." The man bursts into tears. "But Doctor, I am Poliacci." Funny joke. Roll on snare drum. Everyone laugh."

-Rorschach


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05-18-2009 01:03 PM
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Re: Pokemon

Gen I is and always will be the best

Whilst some work diligently there are those who ask why. I am one of them
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Ceiling Cat: For that you need to wear a fursuit, though.

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05-18-2009 04:40 PM
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Re: Pokemon

Gen I and II are my favorites, though recently I've been getting more into diamond. And for those of you who don't know, they are remaking Gold and Silver for the Nintendo DS.
05-23-2009 11:50 AM
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Re: Pokemon

TOKEMON GOTTA SMOKE EM ALL
05-23-2009 12:19 PM
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Re: Pokemon

I <3 Gen I, Yellow ftw!

Dance, when you're broken up.
Dance, if you've torn the bandage off.
Dance in the middle of the fighting.
Dance in your blood.
Dance, when you're perfectly free.
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05-25-2009 02:03 AM
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I need Yellow. I only got Blue. :(

"I heard a joke once. Man goes to doctor says "I'm terribly depressed". Doctor says "I know just what you should do. Poliacci the clown is in town, go see him, you'll be cheered right up." The man bursts into tears. "But Doctor, I am Poliacci." Funny joke. Roll on snare drum. Everyone laugh."

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05-25-2009 03:21 AM
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i only like gen1. but we got blue, crystal, fire red, and diamand

life is just blah blah blah. we hope for blah, and sometimes we find it. but mostly its blah. and waiting for blah. and hoping you were right about the blahs you made. and when you think you just got the whole blah damn thing figured out, and your surrounded by the ones you blah. death shows up and blah blah blah.
-weeds-

Death may be the greatest of all human blessings. -socrates-

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Not caring about our interests and dreams to heed
05-25-2009 03:37 AM
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