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Post by David H on Mon Feb 01, 2016 10:48 pm

How can they possibly expect to successfully invade the New World without a dragonhead??? :facepalm: No

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Post by Orwell on Mon Feb 01, 2016 10:50 pm

I might remind everyone that Eldo, Petty and myself are Moderators and that we will be available to receive the inevitable complaints about the new CEO. All complaints whether altruistically true or maliciously false will be assessed on their individual merits. We won't be fairer than that. Nod

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Post by Amarië on Mon Feb 01, 2016 10:54 pm

Orwell wrote:
Norc wrote:and will you give people funny custom titles?

According to our Unwritten Rule 4.B.22.1 Nora, Forumshirans choose them themselves and seen a request to the admin. That, I trust, won't change, Dark Mistress??? Suspect


I must, these are exciting times, what with having a Dark Mistress who is also a navel engineer. cheers


I'm glad you mentioned the Unwritten Rule 4.B.22.1 Nora.
We also have Curly fries 64.0 Marielle-Gabrielle; which states that they should ask nicely when doing so as that is likely to be preferred by the admin.

Don't confuse Navel engineer with navel inspector or navel repair and redesign. I've made two lovely navels. I also made my own navel, though with some help from my mother as I was very young at the time.

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Post by Amarië on Mon Feb 01, 2016 10:58 pm

David H wrote:How can they possibly expect to successfully invade the New World without a dragonhead??? :facepalm: No

Apparently they just plan to "visit" and get 'likes' on Facebook. scratch

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Post by Orwell on Mon Feb 01, 2016 11:03 pm

Amarië wrote:I've made two lovely navels. I also made my own navel, though with some help from my mother as I was very young at the time.

Sorry, I shouldn't like to seem frivolous on this serious occasion, but that is not only very funny, Amarie, but disarmingly cute. Kissing  What kind of Dark Mistress are you anyway? Laughing

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Post by Amarië on Mon Feb 01, 2016 11:08 pm

Time will tell Razz

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Post by Orwell on Mon Feb 01, 2016 11:25 pm

Amarië wrote:I'm glad you mentioned the Unwritten Rule 4.B.22.1 Nora.
We also have Curly fries 64.0 Marielle-Gabrielle; which states that they should ask nicely when doing so as that is likely to be preferred by the admin.

I tried hard to let this pass, but I just can't.


Remember Unwriten Rule beef patties 34.c.2.11 Julia Figg' which states: Some requests will be granted however testily they are requested because, frankly, some Forumshirans are scarier than others.

Mind you, that was under the Former Administrator who was said to be timid in some circumstances.

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Post by Orwell on Mon Feb 01, 2016 11:37 pm

Amarië wrote:I'm mostly doing this to see if I've grown up yet.

Yes, Forumshire is just the place for finding that out. Nod

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Post by Orwell on Tue Feb 02, 2016 12:14 am

I have a very very very polite request, Amarie - and I actually mean it! If you get this quickly enough, can you lock Eldo's Changing of the Guard Thread. I just read it through again with much sadness and joy, and his own last post ends discussions there quite beautifully in my view. I mean lock it but put it somewhere on its own on the front list of the forum so people can see it and read or re-read it at leisure in Read Only format. Just a polite request, Amarie. Any new posts would somehow break the simitry somehow.


(Oh my gawd, how do you spell simitry???)

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Post by Eldorion on Tue Feb 02, 2016 12:17 am

I actually just took it down as a global announcement so as not to overly clutter the top section of the forums (that's a mod power, not an admin one; so is locking threads), but we could make it a long-term sticky for the Site Issues forum if there's interest. Shrugging
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Post by Orwell on Tue Feb 02, 2016 12:24 am

If you make it Read Only and a sticky, I'm a hundred percent for it, Eldo. I love the last post. It reminds me somehow of the last bit of a The Hobbit where Gandalf asks for Bilbo to pass the tobacco jar. Don't know why it reminds me of that exactly, but it's one of my favouritist parts of The Hobbit - even if it's kinda sad it's over too. Any more comments on your Pensioning off can be put on this thread, so late posters can still tell you what they think of you. Very Happy

Err... Eldo, no need to ask Amarie or Petty, just do it. They'll approve I have no doubt.


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Post by Pettytyrant101 on Tue Feb 02, 2016 12:31 am

I approve Nod {{what am I approving? drunken drunken }}}

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Post by Eldorion on Tue Feb 02, 2016 12:33 am

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Post by halfwise on Tue Feb 02, 2016 1:35 am

But the avatar needs to be preserved for the full effect. Don't think that can be done, but it would be nice.

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Post by Eldorion on Tue Feb 02, 2016 2:19 am

My current avatar is definitely reflective of where I am right now in a number of ways. Laughing
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Post by Amarië on Tue Feb 02, 2016 6:43 am

I locked it. It does give the thread a certain poetic ending.

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Post by azriel on Tue Feb 02, 2016 8:10 am

That whole thread was poignant Neutral I wont forget it. Not just because Eldo unbarred himself but, the way everyone rallied round sunny

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Post by Orwell on Tue Feb 02, 2016 1:06 pm

Sadly, it was me who lodged it in Eldorion's thick skull, Azriel. Accidentally, of course. But I'm as glad as anyone that he has unbarred himself; and, looking at it in a glass half full way, the dent is really a rather good conversation starter at gay bars (apparently).

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Post by Eldorion on Tue Feb 02, 2016 1:21 pm

Suspect

It was a really wonderful thread and I'm grateful for all the responses. I love you Though Norc told me later that she expected people to "throw themselves at me" after I posted my speech. Razz
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Post by Norc on Tue Feb 02, 2016 2:49 pm

Amarië wrote:
Norc wrote:are you in need of more mods and if yes can i be one? pretty please. Smile

Not at the moment, but your application is def on the top of the pile*. Nod





*your application is the only application there is, but it still true.

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Post by Norc on Tue Feb 02, 2016 2:50 pm

Amarië wrote:
Orwell wrote:
Norc wrote:and will you give people funny custom titles?

According to our Unwritten Rule 4.B.22.1 Nora, Forumshirans choose them themselves and seen a request to the admin. That, I trust, won't change, Dark Mistress??? Suspect


I must, these are exciting times, what with having a Dark Mistress who is also a navel engineer. cheers


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We also have Curly fries 64.0 Marielle-Gabrielle; which states that they should ask nicely when doing so as that is likely to be preferred by the admin.

Don't confuse Navel engineer with navel inspector or navel repair and redesign. I've made two lovely navels. I also made my own navel, though with some help from my mother as I was very young at the time.
ask nicely ok.... Twisted Evil
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Post by Orwell on Tue Feb 02, 2016 8:32 pm

Eldorion wrote:Suspect

It was a really wonderful thread and I'm grateful for all the responses. I love you Though Norc told me later that she expected people to "throw themselves at me" after I posted my speech. Razz

The hypocrites! I at least have always thrown myself at you. Very Happy

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Post by Pettytyrant101 on Tue Feb 02, 2016 9:19 pm

I'm not a hypocrite- I never throw myself at anyone- I learnt my lesson after the court case Mad

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Post by Eldorion on Tue Feb 02, 2016 9:41 pm

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Post by Mrs Figg on Wed Feb 03, 2016 12:48 am

Q. Can I still have a pop at Petty at every opportunity?
Q. ....?

um..... that's all really. Very Happy

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