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Postby DesAnges » Sat Mar 23, 2013 5:01 pm

The Realm of God wrote:
Slarvainian wrote:
Yep. Nation States became a theocracy.


It's proper to give people the respect they deserve.

People don't deserve respect, they earn it.
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Postby Veceria » Sat Mar 23, 2013 5:02 pm

The Jahistic Unified Republic wrote:40 pages later, a wild JUR appeared.

*throws pokéball at you*
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Zeth Rekia wrote:You making Zeno horny.

DesAnges wrote:People don't deserve respect, they earn it.

10,000,000th post.
FoxTropica wrote:And then Hurdegaryp kissed Thafoo, Meanwhile Fox-Mary-"Sue"-Tropica saved TET from destruction and everyone happily forever.

Then suddenly fights broke out because hey, it's the internet.

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Postby The Truth and Light » Sat Mar 23, 2013 5:02 pm

Athartha wrote:
The Truth and Light wrote:And calls women what?

Saints? I use men to describe all of humanity,

Ssssh, sssh, stop it. Don't do that anymore. :hug:

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Postby GrandKirche » Sat Mar 23, 2013 5:02 pm

DesAnges wrote:
The Realm of God wrote:
It's proper to give people the respect they deserve.

People don't deserve respect, they earn it.


I prefer to start with a standard amount, then increase it or decrease it depending on personality.
Read "A Man For All Seasons". That explains most of what I believe in. Except the Catholic bits.

Outside of here I do lead a rather unusual and colourful life. As a Spinster.

I just want a nice man with a good accent and the manners of a Royal.

British, a really cliché G in LGBTQ gentleman a lot of the time.

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Postby Cill Airne » Sat Mar 23, 2013 5:03 pm

There goes my dinner... I guess i'm just not eating today. X_X
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Postby The Realm of God » Sat Mar 23, 2013 5:03 pm

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Do you have a calling?

I used to be certain I had one. Now I'm not sure of anything.


I'm sure I have a calling to do something in the Church orders, but I will like doing the hands on work. If I was Catholic I'd be looking at the Jesuits.
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Postby Veceria » Sat Mar 23, 2013 5:04 pm

DesAnges wrote:
The Realm of God wrote:
It's proper to give people the respect they deserve.

People don't deserve respect, they earn it.

I'll see if I have some more place in my sig ...

Even though that's just obvious :P
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DesAnges wrote:People don't deserve respect, they earn it.

10,000,000th post.
FoxTropica wrote:And then Hurdegaryp kissed Thafoo, Meanwhile Fox-Mary-"Sue"-Tropica saved TET from destruction and everyone happily forever.

Then suddenly fights broke out because hey, it's the internet.

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Postby DesAnges » Sat Mar 23, 2013 5:04 pm

GrandKirche wrote:
DesAnges wrote:People don't deserve respect, they earn it.


I prefer to start with a standard amount, then increase it or decrease it depending on personality.

My standard starting point is "indifference". People go higher or lower based on what they do, not who they are or what their personality is like.
My name is Kim-Jong Ayatollah, and I'm a big boy. I'm ten and three-quarters. I have high levels of respect for this man. <3<32 NSG, two pages into a debate
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Postby Veceria » Sat Mar 23, 2013 5:05 pm

Cill Airne wrote:There goes my dinner... I guess i'm just not eating today. X_X

Upset stomach?
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Zeth Rekia wrote:You making Zeno horny.

DesAnges wrote:People don't deserve respect, they earn it.

10,000,000th post.
FoxTropica wrote:And then Hurdegaryp kissed Thafoo, Meanwhile Fox-Mary-"Sue"-Tropica saved TET from destruction and everyone happily forever.

Then suddenly fights broke out because hey, it's the internet.

Hurd is Hurd is Hurd.
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Postby Athartha » Sat Mar 23, 2013 5:05 pm

The Realm of God wrote:
GrandKirche wrote:
Do you have a calling?

I used to be certain I had one. Now I'm not sure of anything.


I'm sure I have a calling to do something in the Church orders, but I will like doing the hands on work. If I was Catholic I'd be looking at the Jesuits.

Does the Orthodox church differentiate between religious and secular priests? I, personally, am a secular priest.
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Postby The Truth and Light » Sat Mar 23, 2013 5:05 pm

DesAnges wrote:
The Realm of God wrote:
It's proper to give people the respect they deserve.

People don't deserve respect, they earn it.

Thank. You.

Oh my god.

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Postby GrandKirche » Sat Mar 23, 2013 5:05 pm

The Realm of God wrote:
GrandKirche wrote:
Do you have a calling?

I used to be certain I had one. Now I'm not sure of anything.


I'm sure I have a calling to do something in the Church orders, but I will like doing the hands on work. If I was Catholic I'd be looking at the Jesuits.


Ah ok. Is there an Orthodox equivalent?
Read "A Man For All Seasons". That explains most of what I believe in. Except the Catholic bits.

Outside of here I do lead a rather unusual and colourful life. As a Spinster.

I just want a nice man with a good accent and the manners of a Royal.

British, a really cliché G in LGBTQ gentleman a lot of the time.

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Postby DesAnges » Sat Mar 23, 2013 5:05 pm

Veceria wrote:
DesAnges wrote:People don't deserve respect, they earn it.

I'll see if I have some more place in my sig ...

Even though that's just obvious :P

You've gained two quotes in the last two days.
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Postby Hurdegaryp » Sat Mar 23, 2013 5:05 pm

Rocopurr wrote:
Veceria wrote:-__-

Does the widdle Austwian want some cakey?

The cake is a lie.
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Postby Cill Airne » Sat Mar 23, 2013 5:06 pm

Veceria wrote:
Cill Airne wrote:There goes my dinner... I guess i'm just not eating today. X_X

Upset stomach?

Nope, I dropped my dinner. Right onto the floor. And I dropped my lunch. So I guess i'm not eating anything.
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Postby The Jahistic Unified Republic » Sat Mar 23, 2013 5:06 pm

Veceria wrote:
The Jahistic Unified Republic wrote:40 pages later, a wild JUR appeared.

*throws pokéball at you*

*shake, shake... shake... shake.... shake*

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Postby GrandKirche » Sat Mar 23, 2013 5:06 pm

DesAnges wrote:
GrandKirche wrote:
I prefer to start with a standard amount, then increase it or decrease it depending on personality.

My standard starting point is "indifference". People go higher or lower based on what they do, not who they are or what their personality is like.


I always conflate personality and what they do, one begats the other.
Read "A Man For All Seasons". That explains most of what I believe in. Except the Catholic bits.

Outside of here I do lead a rather unusual and colourful life. As a Spinster.

I just want a nice man with a good accent and the manners of a Royal.

British, a really cliché G in LGBTQ gentleman a lot of the time.

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Postby Veceria » Sat Mar 23, 2013 5:06 pm

DesAnges wrote:
Veceria wrote:I'll see if I have some more place in my sig ...

Even though that's just obvious :P

You've gained two quotes in the last two days.

Yuss.

Hurdegaryp wrote:
Rocopurr wrote:Does the widdle Austwian want some cakey?

The cake is a lie.

Wrong. The cookie is.
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Zeth Rekia wrote:You making Zeno horny.

DesAnges wrote:People don't deserve respect, they earn it.

10,000,000th post.
FoxTropica wrote:And then Hurdegaryp kissed Thafoo, Meanwhile Fox-Mary-"Sue"-Tropica saved TET from destruction and everyone happily forever.

Then suddenly fights broke out because hey, it's the internet.

Hurd is Hurd is Hurd.
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Postby Hurdegaryp » Sat Mar 23, 2013 5:06 pm

The Truth and Light wrote:
DesAnges wrote:People don't deserve respect, they earn it.

Thank. You.

Oh my god.

DesAnges has moments of divinity, yes.
CVT Temp wrote:I mean, we can actually create a mathematical definition for evolution in terms of the evolutionary algorithm and then write code to deal with abstract instances of evolution, which basically equates to mathematical proof that evolution works. All that remains is to show that biological systems replicate in such a way as to satisfy the minimal criteria required for evolution to apply to them, something which has already been adequately shown time and again. At this point, we've pretty much proven that not only can evolution happen, it pretty much must happen since it's basically impossible to prevent it from happening.

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Postby Veceria » Sat Mar 23, 2013 5:07 pm

Cill Airne wrote:
Veceria wrote:Upset stomach?

Nope, I dropped my dinner. Right onto the floor. And I dropped my lunch. So I guess i'm not eating anything.

Well, not that different :P
But why not just pick it up?

The Jahistic Unified Republic wrote:
Veceria wrote:*throws pokéball at you*

*shake, shake... shake... shake.... shake*

Yeah, more, more, MORE!
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Zeth Rekia wrote:You making Zeno horny.

DesAnges wrote:People don't deserve respect, they earn it.

10,000,000th post.
FoxTropica wrote:And then Hurdegaryp kissed Thafoo, Meanwhile Fox-Mary-"Sue"-Tropica saved TET from destruction and everyone happily forever.

Then suddenly fights broke out because hey, it's the internet.

Hurd is Hurd is Hurd.
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Postby DesAnges » Sat Mar 23, 2013 5:08 pm

Hurdegaryp wrote:
The Truth and Light wrote:Thank. You.

Oh my god.

DesAnges has moments of divinity, yes.

I wouldn't say divinity. I'd say universal wisdom.

GrandKirche wrote:
DesAnges wrote:My standard starting point is "indifference". People go higher or lower based on what they do, not who they are or what their personality is like.


I always conflate personality and what they do, one begats the other.

I know a couple of people who have absolutely horrible personalities and do really nice things. It's odd.

The Truth and Light wrote:
DesAnges wrote:People don't deserve respect, they earn it.

Thank. You.

Oh my god.

It's a basic truth of the universe, I don't know why people need reminding.
My name is Kim-Jong Ayatollah, and I'm a big boy. I'm ten and three-quarters. I have high levels of respect for this man. <3<32 NSG, two pages into a debate
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Postby The Jahistic Unified Republic » Sat Mar 23, 2013 5:08 pm

Veceria wrote:
Cill Airne wrote:Nope, I dropped my dinner. Right onto the floor. And I dropped my lunch. So I guess i'm not eating anything.

Well, not that different :P
But why not just pick it up?

The Jahistic Unified Republic wrote:*shake, shake... shake... shake.... shake*

Yeah, more, more, MORE!

*pokeball stops shaking*

<Koyro> (Democratic Koyro) NSG senate is a glaring example of why no one in NSG should ever have a position of authority
The Emerald Dawn wrote:"Considering Officer Krupke was patently idiotic to charge these young men in the first place, we're dropping the charges in the interest of not wasting any more of the Judiciary's time with farcical charges brought by officers who require more training on basic legal principles."

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Postby Veceria » Sat Mar 23, 2013 5:10 pm

The Jahistic Unified Republic wrote:
Veceria wrote:Well, not that different :P
But why not just pick it up?


Yeah, more, more, MORE!

*pokeball stops shaking*

OH ... OH YEAH!

*picks pokéball up and releases you again*
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Zeth Rekia wrote:You making Zeno horny.

DesAnges wrote:People don't deserve respect, they earn it.

10,000,000th post.
FoxTropica wrote:And then Hurdegaryp kissed Thafoo, Meanwhile Fox-Mary-"Sue"-Tropica saved TET from destruction and everyone happily forever.

Then suddenly fights broke out because hey, it's the internet.

Hurd is Hurd is Hurd.
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Postby Toronina » Sat Mar 23, 2013 5:10 pm

Veceria wrote:
The Jahistic Unified Republic wrote:40 pages later, a wild JUR appeared.

*throws pokéball at you*

A wild Toro Appears as well
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