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Topic: Tyrant: General Tyrant Discussion / I asked the Devs, as nice as I could, about the 'second raid' and other things.

No, this is what Sighaknight looks like:

 
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Topic: Tyrant: General Tyrant Discussion / Tyrant Puns

Originally posted by trenzx007:
..#4 HEAVY WATCH?

Over the watch, there’s an R = Overwatcher

 
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Topic: Tyrant: General Tyrant Discussion / Tyrant Puns

ladolcevitamin silly.

 
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Topic: Tyrant: General Tyrant Discussion / Tyrant Puns

Originally posted by Pats133:

Theses puns are lame.

This comment is tautological.

 
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Topic: Tyrant: General Tyrant Discussion / Best Tyrant threads of all time?

Counter for Atlas + Spells

inorix's History of Tyrant

This is a long shot

Hoschisack's musings on satire

Petition Successful

Ich bin ein Berliner reaches the pinnacle

Whisper is the goddess of luck

Story of 0hio

Facebook big dogs

Diary of an IFS Captain

 
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Topic: Tyrant: General Tyrant Discussion / Not a poem poem 2: Why some/most guys afraid of the hot ones?

Mock Orange (Louise Glück)

It is not the moon, I tell you.
It is these flowers
lighting the yard.

I hate them.
I hate them as I hate sex,
the man’s mouth
sealing my mouth, the man’s
paralyzing body—

and the cry that always escapes,
the low, humiliating
premise of union—

In my mind tonight
I hear the question and pursuing answer
fused in one sound
that mounts and mounts and then
is split into the old selves,
the tired antagonisms. Do you see?
We were made fools of.
And the scent of mock orange
drifts through the window.

How can I rest?
How can I be content
when there is still
that odor in the world?

 
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Topic: Tyrant: General Tyrant Discussion / And yet still it lives...

 
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Topic: Tyrant: General Tyrant Discussion / [Social Suggestion] Correct Beauty Standards

Just to be clear, you’re saying that you can reprogram sexual orientation?

Oh dear.

 
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Topic: Tyrant: General Tyrant Discussion / [Social Suggestion] Correct Beauty Standards

Is having a sexual preference for one gender or another sexist? Is having a sexual preference for one race or another racist?

 
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Topic: Tyrant: General Tyrant Discussion / The Last Battle of WMT

And to the good, who know how wide the gulf, how deep,
Between Ideal and Real, who being good, have felt
The final temptation to withdraw, sit down and weep.
We pray the power to take upon themselves the guilt
Of human action, though still as ready to confess
The imperfection of what can and must be built,
The wish and power to act, forgive and bless.

 
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Topic: Tyrant: General Tyrant Discussion / [Social Suggestion] Correct Beauty Standards

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/25/us/affirmative-action-decision.html?pagewanted=all

 
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Topic: Tyrant: General Tyrant Discussion / [Social Suggestion] Correct Beauty Standards

If you were truly progressive, you would be targeting white males for systemic disadvantageous discrimination.

Noting the existence of a more regressive position does not exempt your own position from being regressive. Something about Kettleblacks and Hippogriffs. Can’t trust trice-damned sell-swords or free companies.

 
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Topic: Tyrant: General Tyrant Discussion / [Social Suggestion] Correct Beauty Standards

We’re going to skip over the obvious human rights violations strewn about your recommendation. I’m sure someone else can articulate an argument about why targeting a historically disadvantaged group for systemic discrimination is a bad plan. I’m going to talk about science.

mtDNA and Y-chromosome are lineage markers only for direct-female-to-female or direct-male-to-male ancestors, respectively. For example, you can have a female who is phenotypically of european-descent (14/16) but turn up genetically as asian-descent and african-descent based on your tests if the maternal-maternal-[great]-grandmother (1/16) was of asian-descent and the paternal-paternal-[great]-grandfather (1/16) was african-descent. Given that neither mtDNA nor the Y-chromosome encodes any genes that contribute to the social construction of identity, I’d say you’re going after the wrong markers.

Speaking of which, phenotypic expression has a much larger role in the construction of identity than underlying genetics. The social construction of race is more based on folk beliefs than science. If you want an objective measure, just come up with a set of physical metrics that coincide with what people use to gauge ethnicity. Oh wait, that’s subjective. Hmmm…

 
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Topic: Tyrant: General Tyrant Discussion / Let's vote for our X-mas presents...

Originally posted by Novellean:

I want the same thing i want for my birthday… A Big Booty Hoe. For my big booty field.

Gardening has been occupying an increasing amount of my weekends as well.
Stupid plants; why can’t I join the Zombies?

 
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Topic: Tyrant: General Tyrant Discussion / This is for yo chicano

Don’t you mean figuratively?

 
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Topic: Tyrant: General Tyrant Discussion / The Best Nicknames in Tyrant

Originally posted by ladolcevita:

The Fat Obstreperous Jerk who Hates Fun

catepillar

EDIT – rationale:

Originally posted by retsamerol:

I’m almost of the opinion that no one brings up individuals of fishy persuasion in order to wipe their taint from the game. I would consider that a final victory, if one of their goals was to be memorable.

 
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Topic: Tyrant: General Tyrant Discussion / ulfhedinn deck

You missed the point of OOHnirav’s post (of which factionless players is but a tangential point that does nothing to contribute to his main thesis), which has an analogous logic to: “you run into an asshole in the morning, you ran into an asshole; you run into assholes all day, you’re the asshole.” – Raylan Givens.

 
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Topic: Tyrant: General Tyrant Discussion / ulfhedinn deck

Originally posted by Caad:

What u mean? The protect 3 from demonic power completely denies the damage of the Dominated Hatchlings the opponent’s deck will undoubtely play first in surge

Mark0628 used to have Dominated Hatchling spam back in the days of Mayhem Militia.

 
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Topic: Tyrant: General Tyrant Discussion / ulfhedinn deck

I won a few surges when I forgot to switch from my Epic Lithid deck. Don’t think it’s consistent enough against top level def decks though.

 

Topic: Tyrant: General Tyrant Discussion / Better World Reaches The Pinnacle

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Topic: Tyrant: General Tyrant Discussion / Better World Reaches The Pinnacle

Originally posted by Supercharged44:

Even in the afterlife BW is better than ZP lol

Supercharged44 has taken a level in classy trolling after joining P. rex.

 
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Topic: Tyrant: General Tyrant Discussion / So, no PP2?

Originally posted by TheRealPip:

When the devs raised the shard limit to 9999, that was the sign that no further packs would be released.

-Pip

This is speculative, but at least it’s got a clear line of reasoning.

 
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Topic: Tyrant: General Tyrant Discussion / the last raid?

Originally posted by Hotshot2k4:
Originally posted by JRJetu:

Soon.™

Whoa, long time no see.

 
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Topic: Tyrant: General Tyrant Discussion / We all agree apoc killed Tyrant right?

 
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Topic: Tyrant: General Tyrant Discussion / We all agree apoc killed Tyrant right?

Originally posted by mstormcrow:

You want to know what killed this game? Tyrant Unleashed killed this game, full stop, end of story.

Market economies do a decent job at allocating resources.