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:iconneurotype:
neurotype Featured By Owner Dec 28, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Dear people who take it super personally when someone disagrees with you on a forum thread, I worry about you.

"Public" forum is public.

Yeah, a lot of people are fucking terrible at common courtesy, but there is an insane amount of angst generated by simple disagreements. Too much angst. I'm scared of what the business world will do to you.


tl;dr: when you're a jerk in return, it ruins your image permanently. MY MEMORY IS THIIIIIIIIIIIIS LONG. no it's not
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:iconwalkingren:
WalkingRen Featured By Owner Jan 19, 2013
Dude I disagree, when I reply to someone I don't want you butting in, not a public forum, its just propaganda, I hate you for disagreeing, you son of a bitch,
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neurotype Featured By Owner Jan 19, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
:lol:
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:iconwalkingren:
WalkingRen Featured By Owner Jan 19, 2013
:lol:
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:iconmisterturtle:
MisterTurtle Featured By Owner Jan 3, 2013
Mages are to blame for everything.
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:iconneurotype:
neurotype Featured By Owner Jan 7, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Those assholes.
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The-Monoblos Featured By Owner Jan 3, 2013  Professional Writer
Dear The Internet.
Why? Just ... just ... why? ...

Warning: contains angst, pussy cats and considerable overkill (most of the angst is around because I couldn't for the life of me remember a goddamn quote that I wanted in here - my thanks go to *Morianrhod for knowing the quote as it turns out.)
Okay, now that my initial comments are over I would just like to say something, and seeing as it's so important I'll put it in quote marks and put it in italics for you and then you can go and just read the paragraph immediately below that because that is in all honesty what's more important here (why quote marks you may ask? Because it's a lot better than just putting some apostrophe's on either side of my comment). "Here goes!"

"I disagree with everyone because what I say here clearly goes against the system which has been set in place. I like to rebel against the system because it makes me look cool and hip and indie and I'm using the word 'and' rather a lot. Woo, go youth rebellions!"
"I'm part of a movement I don't even understand"


:rage:GET OVER IT ALREADY.:rage: Why have we not yet understood that we're typing on the internet. THE INTERNET!. "The internet is a lot like ancient Egypt; people writing on walls and worshiping pussy cats" ... seriously, that's the biggest, most mind boggling conundrum in the known world according to all the HTML's you'll ever see! It's MAYHEM!! (and there's SO many ways which that mayhem can be euphemistically viewed)

...Come to think of it how many people on the internet know what a euphemism is? (raise your hands please) ... okay ... and now raise your hands if you've noticed the 10 million plus cat pictures on the net? Now, I'm not really an animal person full stop but when THE ENTIRE INTERNET is supposedly ruled by a picture of a pussy cat you KNOW that there is something drastically wrong with everything going on around and you and yet you still have the time to complain, of all things, about a disagreement on a forum thread but otherwise you're good with listening to this!

For so much good in the internet there is an equal amount of bad. It's like those old Egg credit card TV ads where one person wipes a window clean very cleverly and on the other side of the world someone walks into a lamppost. WHY! I'm quite a serious person most of the time but I love going going cynical and snarky whenever I get the chance though often it's nothing more than me picking out one thing and going whimsically over the top with it because this is the internet. But ... this is the INTERNET for crying out loud!

Now if you don't mind I'm going to go sulk in a corner because of what's surely going to be remembered by me as a little overkill :cries:
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Reicheru-Ketsueki Featured By Owner Jan 18, 2013  Hobbyist Filmographer
what's wrong with cats?
their the ultimate form of true kawaii
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LeucisticCrow Featured By Owner Jan 18, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
tl;dr? I'm fascinated, truly, but I have trolls to poke!
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:iconneurotype:
neurotype Featured By Owner Jan 3, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
:lmao: I agree anyway.
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The-Monoblos Featured By Owner Jan 4, 2013  Professional Writer
the thing is with the internet ... is that it's the internet ... we can't change all the bad stereotypes which come to life at us yet so many of us think we can; so many of us want to do so without realising what we're walking into. It's ... you know ... the internet.
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neurotype Featured By Owner Jan 7, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Noooo!

But yeah, it's totally true.
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:iconadm3434:
aDM3434 Featured By Owner Jan 1, 2013
Happy New Year Friends. watch plz :)
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:iconmapper3:
mapper3 Featured By Owner Dec 31, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Happy new year. U mad?
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:iconneurotype:
neurotype Featured By Owner Dec 31, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
I have half an hour more of 2012, so I'm mostly jelly. Yourself?
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:iconmapper3:
mapper3 Featured By Owner Dec 31, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Lucky. Ive got two and a half hours. :C
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:iconneurotype:
neurotype Featured By Owner Dec 31, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Ooh, the best time zone!
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:iconmapper3:
mapper3 Featured By Owner Dec 31, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
No! YOU KNOW WHERE I LIVE! AHHHHHH! :iconbwaahplz:
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:iconneurotype:
neurotype Featured By Owner Dec 31, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
I'm coming for a visit! :iconwooooplz:
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:iconmapper3:
mapper3 Featured By Owner Jan 1, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
:iconslendywatchoutplz: I'm warning you! I've got bodyguards!
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:iconneurotype:
neurotype Featured By Owner Jan 1, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
I have boobs, they'll be distracted :P
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LudwigvanKickass3 Featured By Owner Jan 1, 2013  Professional Traditional Artist
All female?
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mci021 Featured By Owner Dec 31, 2012  Hobbyist Artisan Crafter
Question - is it more insane to throw a hissy fit on the internet or to write a crab-assy post about how annoyed you are that people throw hissy fits on the internet?
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neurotype Featured By Owner Dec 31, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Insanity doesn't come into it at all.
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mci021 Featured By Owner Dec 31, 2012  Hobbyist Artisan Crafter
No? Seems to me that anyone who invests their time in complaining about people on the internet isn't really playing with a full deck.
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:iconneurotype:
neurotype Featured By Owner Dec 31, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
That must do wonders for your performance in poker.
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:iconmci021:
mci021 Featured By Owner Jan 1, 2013  Hobbyist Artisan Crafter
Don't play poker.
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:iconneurotype:
neurotype Featured By Owner Jan 1, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Why not?
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:iconmci021:
mci021 Featured By Owner Jan 1, 2013  Hobbyist Artisan Crafter
Just never have. Never wanted to.
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:iconneurotype:
neurotype Featured By Owner Jan 1, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Aww.
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:iconwizardofunseen:
WizardOfUnseen Featured By Owner Dec 31, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
My memory is THIIS long. :saddummy:
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:iconneurotype:
neurotype Featured By Owner Dec 31, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
You can compensate for it by buying a fast car!
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:iconwizardofunseen:
WizardOfUnseen Featured By Owner Dec 31, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Really?
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:iconneurotype:
neurotype Featured By Owner Dec 31, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Really really.
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:iconwizardofunseen:
WizardOfUnseen Featured By Owner Dec 31, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Happy New Year!
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:iconneurotype:
neurotype Featured By Owner Dec 31, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
to you as well!
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:iconwizardofunseen:
WizardOfUnseen Featured By Owner Dec 31, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
:squee:
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ShadowMaker-241 Featured By Owner Dec 30, 2012  Hobbyist Writer
I forgot you made this lol
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:iconneurotype:
neurotype Featured By Owner Dec 30, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
The thread? :ohnoes:
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ShadowMaker-241 Featured By Owner Dec 30, 2012  Hobbyist Writer
Yes :saddummy:
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:iconneurotype:
neurotype Featured By Owner Dec 30, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
:nuu:
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:iconthe-sky-is-up:
The-Sky-Is-Up Featured By Owner Dec 30, 2012  Student Digital Artist
What I find saddening is when people seem to forget that posts are made by other people. In example: one might be polite in person but online they for some reason feel that manners are no longer necessary.
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neurotype Featured By Owner Dec 30, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
It's fairly pathetic. I go by 'would I say this offline? No? Then no.'
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:iconthe-sky-is-up:
The-Sky-Is-Up Featured By Owner Dec 30, 2012  Student Digital Artist
Exactly. People are people, no matter what medium you talk to them through.
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:iconneurotype:
neurotype Featured By Owner Dec 30, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Then again, people are also strange. :shifty: I will say that I say worse stuff online because my body language makes it clear I'm joking.
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The-Sky-Is-Up Featured By Owner Jan 1, 2013  Student Digital Artist
Yeah the internet is a limited form of communication which lacks many of the key tools we need to fully express ourselves. Same as writing a letter or even using the phone (though at least the phone carries tone of voice).
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neurotype Featured By Owner Jan 1, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Seriously!
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:iconisolitude:
ISolitude Featured By Owner Dec 30, 2012
I don't even come here (the internet) to be serious or take people seriously. I am pleasantly surprised by many though :)
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:iconneurotype:
neurotype Featured By Owner Dec 30, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Yeah, overall the experience is positive (else I'd find something else to do) :B
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:iconisolitude:
ISolitude Featured By Owner Dec 30, 2012
I think that people really struggle with the idea that you can understand someone else's point of view without agreeing with them.
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:iconneurotype:
neurotype Featured By Owner Dec 30, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Also that you can overall agree with a point of view but think the person's logic is unstable.
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