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  1. Thread: Downtime!

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    Re: Downtime!

    As a random onlooker, I must inform all of you that each and every citizen of Arlong Park Forums has the fundamental rights to F5-ing as long as it doesn't interfere with any other citizens' F5-right.
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    Re: What are you reading? (Literature)

    So, I've been reading Terry Pratchett books, and so far, I've read The Colour of Magic, The Light Fantastic, Mort, Pyramids, Guards! Guards! and Reaper Man, and am currently reading Men at Arms.
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    Sticky: Re: American Politics thread: No Nazis Allowed

    Do culturally Christian people get baptized?
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    Sticky: Re: American Politics thread: No Nazis Allowed

    I don't think those who devote so much importance on a president being Christian care about said president's very un-Christianlike behaviour. Or rather, their understanding of "Christian" is vastly...
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    Sticky: Re: American Politics thread: No Nazis Allowed

    And his throbbing victories.
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    Sticky: Re: American Politics thread: No Nazis Allowed

    I mean, it's not as fun as flaccid.
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    Re: Confession Session II

    Thank you.

    Incidentally, all these recollections made me realize one more thing.

    I'm sure I'm not alone in always hearing "oh how different being a kid was in my time" from the older...
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    Re: Confession Session II

    My grandfather died recently, and I'm having a wave of different emotions for all the wrong reasons.

    To start with, I wasn't close to him in any part of my life. He was the kind of person that was...
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    Sticky: Re: American Politics thread: No Nazis Allowed

    I think it might have to do with there being more kinds of intelligence. Mark Manson had a story about an astronaut woman who basically destroyed her career by being the equivalent to a potato when...
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    Poll: Re: How many languages do you read/speak?

    Nah, she was one of the best teachers I've ever had. Her students (myself included) almost staged a rebellion when word got out management was thinking of sending her away.

    Also, if you needed to...
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    Poll: Re: How many languages do you read/speak?

    I believe my Finnish teacher at uni said it best: you can never learn a language in its entirety.

    Fun language facts: there are two verbs in Finnish pertaining studying and learning, namely...
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    Poll: Re: How many languages do you read/speak?

    To be fair, I pretty much forgot a lot of what I learnt in French and Finnish. Trying to figure out how I can juggle all these languages. I think Swedish is pretty well maintained, English is of...
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    Poll: Re: How many languages do you read/speak?

    I've recently taken it upon myself to learn Hangul, and with it, some Korean. I have no serious plans with it or anything, it's just pure fun at this point~
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    Sticky: Re: Random News Article Discussion II

    I can imagine someone opening this big ol' book expecting some nice writings and drawings and bam, drawers full of poison/medicine.
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    Sticky: Re: What are you Playing?

    I enjoyed the last level of The Dark Project more than I thought I would. Seeing those monster hobbling away to the gate was hilarous.

    Maybe if zombies didn't come in such abundance, I wouldn't...
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    Sticky: Re: What are you Playing?

    Decided to play through Thief I and II (I have only played the third one). Finished with the first game, recently started the second.

    Oh god, the zombiemaps. I was certainly not a fan, especially...
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    Sticky: Re: American Politics thread: No Nazis Allowed

    Ah yes, the famous mock trials. Theatrical and sad at the same time.
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    Sticky: Re: Disney animation thread

    https://youtu.be/qqWSMAoQOVg?t=231
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    Re: What are you reading? (Literature)

    Okay, I guess I might try and read all 40 Discworld books. Ouch, my wallet.
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    Sticky: Re: Chapter 967: Roger's Adventure

    So the nice walkers and the jaded asses (jasses for short) together make for a balanced community?
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    Sticky: Re: Greg: Teacher of SUPER " OP " course !

    Think about surnames like Smith and given names like Peter. And that's just Anglo-saxon names, but I believe multiple, if not all, languages have those. Heck, you can give people names of flowers...
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    Sticky: Re: Chapter 967: Roger's Adventure

    Purpger is wonderful.
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    Sticky: Re: Chapter 967: Roger's Adventure

    It's interesting, because as a Hungarian, this isn't really an issue for me. "A" and "I" together don't really pronounce any other sounds.
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    Oh, I agree the reader isn't in an optimal state right now. I think it's more of an explanation and less of an excuse. Change is needed of course, and hopefully the people in charge soon start taking...
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    I can kind of understand the reasoning and thought process behind those who complain heftily about Mangaplus. I know that feeling all too well, thinking that the solution is so painfully obvious and...
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    Sticky: Re: American Politics thread: No Nazis Allowed

    "Nobel prize" and "Trump" go together as well as a proper English tea-party and a combine harvester.
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    Sticky: Re: Chapter 967: Roger's Adventure

    I guess the translation of names mostly comes to down to the creativity of the translator. In Harry Potter, the name translations were almost always pretty close to the original both in sounding and...
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    Sticky: Re: Chapter 967: Roger's Adventure

    Huh, what do you know, they really do~
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    Sticky: Re: Chapter 967: Roger's Adventure

    Where the hell do they have blue stoplights?

    Oh, yeah, I guess he wasn't called Tom Denem in the original, huh.

    On the other end, you have the whole Hodor business, where every translator went...
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    Sticky: Re: Chapter 967: Roger's Adventure

    Weren't you named Wolfwoof once?
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