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Offline Sam G

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If OC.net vanished...
« on: July 28, 2015, 12:56:17 AM »
If you woke up tomorrow and OC.net was gone forever what would you do?

I'd try and see if I could get a grant to develop my silly walk.
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Re: If OC.net vanished...
« Reply #1 on: July 28, 2015, 01:03:54 AM »
I would call Mor Ephrem and say, "hey, since we are not moderating anymore, let's find one day of the week every week to chill and debate face to face"
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Re: If OC.net vanished...
« Reply #2 on: July 28, 2015, 01:04:21 AM »
Having overcome my addiction, I would probably just do the. other stuff I already do just a lot more...  8)

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Re: If OC.net vanished...
« Reply #3 on: July 28, 2015, 01:05:21 AM »
We would all be better off
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Re: If OC.net vanished...
« Reply #4 on: July 28, 2015, 01:07:26 AM »
I would read the Invisible Man by H. G. Wells. 8)
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Re: If OC.net vanished...
« Reply #5 on: July 28, 2015, 01:09:52 AM »
I would immediately begin plans to take over the world.
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Re: If OC.net vanished...
« Reply #6 on: July 28, 2015, 01:13:32 AM »
That is so scamandalous of you
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Re: If OC.net vanished...
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Re: If OC.net vanished...
« Reply #8 on: July 28, 2015, 02:09:33 AM »
I would read the Invisible Man by H. G. Wells. 8)

I would probably reread Invisible Man, too. I read it in college as an undergraduate, but cannot remember much of it. It did not impress me that much at that time probably because being invisible would become boring after a while, but the incertainty of not knowing if one were still invisible or visible would be terrifying.

Besides, I am almost invisible on this board. Ha.
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Re: If OC.net vanished...
« Reply #9 on: July 28, 2015, 02:43:06 AM »
Stare at the computer screen and wait for it to come back.

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Re: If OC.net vanished...
« Reply #10 on: July 28, 2015, 03:27:37 AM »
My primary haunt would have my full attention again.
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Re: If OC.net vanished...
« Reply #11 on: July 28, 2015, 08:43:55 AM »
Stare at the computer screen and wait for it to come back.
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Re: If OC.net vanished...
« Reply #12 on: July 28, 2015, 08:55:51 AM »
I'd wipe the Cheeto dust off my fingers and leave my mother and father's basement.
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Re: If OC.net vanished...
« Reply #13 on: July 28, 2015, 09:01:59 AM »
I'd hang myself.

I dream about this place.

It would be like losing a part of my very soul.

Oh no, I think I need anti-depressants just to bear the thought.

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Re: If OC.net vanished...
« Reply #14 on: July 28, 2015, 09:08:48 AM »
I dream about this place.

We should start a club.
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Re: If OC.net vanished...
« Reply #15 on: July 28, 2015, 09:15:31 AM »
I'd wipe the Cheeto dust off my fingers and leave my mother and father's basement.
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Re: If OC.net vanished...
« Reply #16 on: July 28, 2015, 09:16:51 AM »
I'd wipe the Cheeto dust off my fingers and leave my mother and father's basement.
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Re: If OC.net vanished...
« Reply #17 on: July 28, 2015, 09:20:39 AM »
We could all just invade monachos and terrorize everyone there.

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Re: If OC.net vanished...
« Reply #18 on: July 28, 2015, 09:43:12 AM »
I dream about this place.

We should start a club.

You mean OC.net isn't a club already?  I pay membership dues.
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Re: If OC.net vanished...
« Reply #19 on: July 28, 2015, 10:11:24 AM »
I'd wipe the Cheeto dust off my fingers and leave my mother and father's basement.
/golfclap



Man, I loved Marc Anthony in that show.
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Re: If OC.net vanished...
« Reply #20 on: July 28, 2015, 10:12:07 AM »
I dream about this place.

We should start a club.

We could collaborate at turning our twisted nightmares into fanfic.
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Re: If OC.net vanished...
« Reply #21 on: July 28, 2015, 10:15:55 AM »
I would read the Invisible Man by H. G. Wells. 8)

I would probably reread Invisible Man, too. I read it in college as an undergraduate, but cannot remember much of it. It did not impress me that much at that time probably because being invisible would become boring after a while, but the uncertainty of not knowing if one were still invisible or visible would be terrifying.

Besides, I am almost invisible on this board. Ha.
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Re: If OC.net vanished...
« Reply #22 on: July 28, 2015, 11:30:26 AM »
I would call Mor Ephrem and say, "hey, since we are not moderating anymore, let's find one day of the week every week to chill and debate face to face"

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Re: If OC.net vanished...
« Reply #23 on: July 28, 2015, 11:34:51 AM »
I'd wipe the Cheeto dust off my fingers and leave my mother and father's basement.
/golfclap



Man, I loved Marc Anthony in that show.

Whenever someone asks me what my favorite show is, I always say "Rome" - amazing show, and the final episode gets me every time, especially when Atia sees the effigies of Antony and Cleopatra go by in the triumph. It's shame they had to end it. The budget got out of control.
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Re: If OC.net vanished...
« Reply #24 on: July 28, 2015, 12:39:50 PM »
We could all just invade monachos and terrorize everyone there.

I like you. 
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Re: If OC.net vanished...
« Reply #25 on: July 28, 2015, 12:40:25 PM »
I would call Mor Ephrem and say, "hey, since we are not moderating anymore, let's find one day of the week every week to chill and debate face to face"

Let's quit.  :P
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Re: If OC.net vanished...
« Reply #26 on: July 28, 2015, 01:00:25 PM »
I'd wipe the Cheeto dust off my fingers and leave my mother and father's basement.
/golfclap



Man, I loved Marc Anthony in that show.

Whenever someone asks me what my favorite show is, I always say "Rome" - amazing show, and the final episode gets me every time, especially when Atia sees the effigies of Antony and Cleopatra go by in the triumph. It's shame they had to end it. The budget got out of control.

I like when she puts Livia in her place.   ;D
Though, I'm sure they got some inspiration for Atia from Livia in I Clavdivs.  (And many other things from that show.)

Actually, I think it would have been excellent if they had carried on the show long enough to cover the life of Claudius.

The last season did get rushed, though.  Egypt was supposed to be an entire season.  And they could have fleshed out Agrippa a lot more.
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Re: If OC.net vanished...
« Reply #27 on: July 28, 2015, 01:05:00 PM »
I'd wipe the Cheeto dust off my fingers and leave my mother and father's basement.


The sheer number of suddenly empty basements might make this a service to humanity.....then again, it might be better to keep the posters under ground.....

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Re: If OC.net vanished...
« Reply #28 on: July 28, 2015, 01:06:23 PM »
I would call Mor Ephrem and say, "hey, since we are not moderating anymore, let's find one day of the week every week to chill and debate face to face"

Let's quit.  :P

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Re: If OC.net vanished...
« Reply #29 on: July 28, 2015, 01:08:41 PM »
I'd wipe the Cheeto dust off my fingers and leave my mother and father's basement.


The sheer number of suddenly empty basements might make this a service to humanity.....then again, it might be better to keep the posters under ground.....

Not a fan of notes from underground, eh? I admit that most of us here aren't as stable and sane as the Dostoevsky character 8)

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Re: If OC.net vanished...
« Reply #30 on: July 28, 2015, 01:15:30 PM »
I'd wipe the Cheeto dust off my fingers and leave my mother and father's basement.


The sheer number of suddenly empty basements might make this a service to humanity.....then again, it might be better to keep the posters under ground.....

An it please yer ladyship, some of us have converted lofts. :P
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Re: If OC.net vanished...
« Reply #31 on: July 28, 2015, 01:17:07 PM »
I'd wipe the Cheeto dust off my fingers and leave my mother and father's basement.


The sheer number of suddenly empty basements might make this a service to humanity.....then again, it might be better to keep the posters under ground.....

An it please yer ladyship, some of us have converted lofts. :P

Well I could just tell you were an elevated sort of person!   ;)