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Social Thread v5.0: Now with Cutting-Edge Digital Art!

Discussion in 'Fan Films, Fan Audio & SciFi 3D' started by AdamBertocci, Dec 21, 2005.

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  1. VaporTrail

    VaporTrail Jedi Master star 6

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    That's why my friend quit, back in the day.

    I never usually buy anything more than a DVD from there. My g/f just got a TV, and wouldn't you know it.. it was defective. Horrible audio. Like, really bad.
    We returned it today and got a different one, though.
     
  2. Constant_shadow

    Constant_shadow Jedi Padawan star 4

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    Everyone may call me Fons.

    Heh heh. At Future Shop (Canada's Best Buy equal... I think) Someone thought me and my Dad were a bunch of n00bs because we asked for a price check on something and possibly because we were dressed in Sunday clothing.

    Guy: "It's [Price]"

    Me and dad nod: Okay.

    Guy: But look at this this ones ten bucks cheaper, and look it's brand name! You can't go wrong with brand name!

    Me and Dad: *Rofl'ing at lesser quality product which I wouln't use.*

    Guy: See BRAND NAME!

    Me: Yeah Microsoft is a brand name too (meaning that in a bad way) I think we will take this one..

    He walked away laughing knowing he was full of it, on top of that someone commented that e machines were "great computers".

    *SIGH*
     
  3. Boter

    Boter Jedi Master star 4

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    That scares me more than the picture does.
    It's been locked; it's an old thread, that's why. Adam unlocked it one year to mark an anniversary then promptly locked it again.
    Only if you come in during the 21 or so off-hours.

    And I'm all for, "IFOTOS Release Thread".
     
  4. AdamBertocci

    AdamBertocci Manager Emeritus star 7 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    It's been locked; it's an old thread, that's why. Adam unlocked it one year to mark an anniversary then promptly locked it again.

    Dorkman also unlocked it this year for its three-year anniversary and left it open a coupla days.



    Rick McCallum loves you!
     
  5. DorkmanScott

    DorkmanScott Manager Emeritus star 6 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    I propose "This *IS* Meatball" for the new Social Thread.

    That or "Question for Ryan_W".

    Although that second one could backfire occasionally.

    M. Scott
     
  6. Funk-E

    Funk-E Jedi Master star 6

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    I vote for the latter.
     
  7. Boter

    Boter Jedi Master star 4

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    Tempting... it'd be interesting to see if it'd prevent n00b threads... then they'd go to the thread and say something, and it'd get ignored. Heh, I like it.
     
  8. DK_Force85

    DK_Force85 Jedi Master star 4

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    Here's another one somebody thought of.


    Iron Fist of the Obsidian 'S'oc'I'al 'TH'read


    But I like the "Release" one better.
     
  9. VaporTrail

    VaporTrail Jedi Master star 6

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    You should see what I have saved of you.
    And I don't consider it creepy. I have pictures of all of my friends, but for the people around here I like and talk to regularly, I don't exactly have the same chances for pictures. It's not like I have a gig's worth of photos or anything. Just a few neat ones. That one was the first time I'd ever seen what Funk looked like, as he'd been hiding his identity. It just seemed fitting, especially since I pictured him totally differently.



    I like the Ryan_W one, and while I appreciate his work as much as the next guy, well.. maybe a little less (:D), do we really want his name on the top of the thread list staring at us every day? That might be a bit much.
    In light of this, I think the Meatball title is fair game.


    EDIT: And Constant.. I want to know what you were buying, lol.
     
  10. FruityTooty

    FruityTooty Jedi Padawan star 4

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    Howabout Dorkman *is* a Narcissist for a thread title?

    hm? hm???!!





    (I nominate Fig's Secret Lair: Social Thread 6.0)

    ([face_mischief] )
     
  11. darthviper107

    darthviper107 Jedi Master star 4

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    Jun 26, 2003
    Whatever works, it'll probably change once something 'special' happens again.
     
  12. Cramer

    Cramer Jedi Master star 4

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    Of course. We must keep with the times. What was this one before we changed it to it's ultimate name that had Funk screaming, "YES!YES!YES!"?

    Edit: I just looked. This title is much better than the first one though.
     
  13. TrowaGP02a

    TrowaGP02a Jedi Master star 4

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    Flavor Flave is a brilliant man.
     
  14. Sea-Legend_Matt-man

    Sea-Legend_Matt-man Jedi Youngling star 1

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    Dyarr. The 19th did slip me mind as I be workin' a very time raidin' job o'sorts.

    A mighty foine Talk like a pirate day to ye.'

    I be ashamed for not remembrin' soon-argh. Guess I's a haven' t'walk th' plank. Er maybe go 'thout grog fer a fortnight. Either way. ARR.

    -SL-MM (That's CAPTAIN SLIMM!)
     
  15. doggans

    doggans Jedi Knight star 5

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    I vote for "DARTH VADER IS HEADING TOWARDS EARTH TO DESTROY THE LAST SOCIAL THREAD".
     
  16. The-Matt-Man

    The-Matt-Man Jedi Padawan star 4

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    Seriously, it's like I have no time for the simple pleasures of boring you guys with my ridicilously long posts anymore. What am I supposed to do? Get a blog? That's nerd-talk.

    Feels good to post here though. It really does.

    -Matt

    (Edit: On the topic of the name of the new social thread. I vote:

    "The presence of the everlasting know-it-all"
    "The -REAL- "Alan Parson Project""
    "Captain Bertocci and the Thread of Tomorrow"
    or
    "The cone of silence"

    but that's just me.)
     
  17. Covax

    Covax Jedi Padawan star 4

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    Social Thread VI: No More Star Wars until 2010. Deal with it.
     
  18. erus_multus2

    erus_multus2 Jedi Youngling star 3

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    We should have a countdown! 8!... No? Okay....
     
  19. doggans

    doggans Jedi Knight star 5

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    Matt is the winner.

    Would you believe second place runner-up?

    How about honorable mention and a complimentary t-shirt?
     
  20. AdamBertocci

    AdamBertocci Manager Emeritus star 7 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    Dorkman has inspired me.

    In hindsight, it's the most obvious title we'll ever have.

    "We -- have all been blind --
    And yet the answer is staring us in the face."



    Although for a while I was seriously considering "Social Thread v6.0 -- Now Featuring at least Four Confirmed Women"




    Rick McCallum loves you!
     
  21. Darth_Abdax

    Darth_Abdax Jedi Youngling star 3

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    I like how no one wants to post now, I already imagine the 10,000 th post snipers.
     
  22. DorkmanScott

    DorkmanScott Manager Emeritus star 6 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    I'm tempted to lock it at 9999. Just to screw with you all.

    M. Scott
     
  23. erus_multus2

    erus_multus2 Jedi Youngling star 3

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    When does the next social thread usually get posted? Like, right after the end of the last one, or the next day, or something?
     
  24. Darth_Abdax

    Darth_Abdax Jedi Youngling star 3

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    Ok, I'll take 2nd to last post.

    I also nominate the Meatball one, as its similar to my first suggestion.
     
  25. erus_multus2

    erus_multus2 Jedi Youngling star 3

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