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Re: Politics and other ailments of the real world
« Reply #3195 on: July 27, 2019, 09:59:25 AM »
Rostum, @J.R. Darewood is on his way back to Ecuador, so he might have some more time to read and post once he's settled.

(I know because he sent me a quick message to apologise for his last posts, written when he wasn't of sound mind, as people probably noticed ;))
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Re: Politics and other ailments of the real world
« Reply #3196 on: July 27, 2019, 11:19:33 AM »
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Everything I wrote above is pure conjecture. I don't know what I'm talking about.

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Re: Politics and other ailments of the real world
« Reply #3197 on: July 27, 2019, 04:03:48 PM »
Oh, you are actually right - and honestly, you should have reported it if you feel like that.
I haven't touched it because I don't want to fall in the habit of censoring things that I don't like, but if someone had reported then I would have taken action.

I will take your reply as a 'reporting' and will delete that post now - thanks @ArcaneArtsVelho for speaking out!

I'm very sorry - and I apologise to Matthew as well, for not doing it sooner (although JR 'called' the wrong username, so hopefully he didn't see it...)

Although I also didn't exactly agree with what Matthew was saying, I think it's the way that JR wrote his post that was a bit offensive.
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Re: Politics and other ailments of the real world
« Reply #3198 on: July 27, 2019, 06:05:06 PM »
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Everything I wrote above is pure conjecture. I don't know what I'm talking about.

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Re: Politics and other ailments of the real world
« Reply #3199 on: July 27, 2019, 06:26:30 PM »
No worries, I understand, although the fact of being less or more active doesn't really influence the decision. And we don't retaliate --> information for everyone!
Sent you a message  :)
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Re: Politics and other ailments of the real world
« Reply #3200 on: July 27, 2019, 08:56:12 PM »
I'm sorry, I'm quite busy and I haven't even seen the post. Without knowing what was written, I know that Bradley isn't anti LGBQT, so yeah, probably really was out of his mind.
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Re: Politics and other ailments of the real world
« Reply #3201 on: July 28, 2019, 12:54:10 AM »
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Re: Politics and other ailments of the real world
« Reply #3202 on: July 28, 2019, 06:12:11 AM »
I read the  post and to me it seemed a bit harsh while I agree with what you were sayIng I felt you could have had a slightly more diplomatic approach with why you think the other posters are  wrong and write more posts like the one above where you explained where you were coming from and everything be fine but I also understand you having quite a rough time in your life at the moment and emotions are running high with especially a passionate issue



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Re: Politics and other ailments of the real world
« Reply #3203 on: July 28, 2019, 12:17:01 PM »
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Everything I wrote above is pure conjecture. I don't know what I'm talking about.

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Re: Politics and other ailments of the real world
« Reply #3204 on: July 28, 2019, 12:33:48 PM »
Please, AAV, nobody is criticising you for having spoken out! If anything, we're all thankful that you did explain what you felt instead of festering unsaid, so that people could apologize and correct where needed.
I hope you can see that.
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Re: Politics and other ailments of the real world
« Reply #3205 on: July 28, 2019, 02:15:38 PM »
Time to chalk this to a misunderstanding and move on, I reckon.
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Re: Politics and other ailments of the real world
« Reply #3206 on: July 28, 2019, 04:57:51 PM »
Time to chalk this to a misunderstanding and move on, I reckon.

Agreed. Social media often fail to transfer feelings and prone to misunderstandings. Let's move on all together  :)
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Re: Politics and other ailments of the real world
« Reply #3207 on: July 28, 2019, 07:30:28 PM »
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Re: Politics and other ailments of the real world
« Reply #3208 on: July 28, 2019, 07:53:05 PM »
I want all of you to continue posting, especially @ArcaneArtsVelho and @J.R. Darewood because I value your opinions and enjoy reading your texts.
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Re: Politics and other ailments of the real world
« Reply #3209 on: July 29, 2019, 12:21:48 AM »
A duel to death should settle this, no magic though.
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