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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby Teranoid » Fri Oct 18, 2013 12:00 pm

H Sha is dead.

3/14 H in the first week? Not too shabby.
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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby Fetzie » Fri Oct 18, 2013 4:30 pm

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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby Worldie » Sat Oct 19, 2013 2:07 am

Finally done with the burocratic shit.

My shop is now officially open, even if is still missing furniture ^_^
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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby Nooska » Sat Oct 19, 2013 6:11 am

Gz Fetzie!

And gratz worldie - just don't break the econom... oh wait, no worries, it is already broken ;)
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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby Sagara » Sat Oct 19, 2013 6:50 am

Nooska wrote:Gz Fetzie!

And gratz worldie - just don't break the econom... oh wait, no worries, it is already broken ;)


It´s Italy, they don't have an economy outside of football, the Vatican and lightly-clad TV show speakerines...
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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby Klaudandus » Sat Oct 19, 2013 8:48 am

Sagara wrote:
Nooska wrote:Gz Fetzie!

And gratz worldie - just don't break the econom... oh wait, no worries, it is already broken ;)


It´s Italy, they don't have an economy outside of football, the Vatican and lightly-clad TV show speakerines...


Italy almost had its prostitute market crash after Berlusconi went to trail, but somehow he managed to avoid going to jail, so it's gonna survive. =P
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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby Sagara » Sat Oct 19, 2013 9:21 am

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Sagara wrote:It´s Italy, they don't have an economy outside of football, the Vatican and lightly-clad TV show speakerines...


Italy almost had its prostitute market crash after Berlusconi went to trail, but somehow he managed to avoid going to jail, so it's gonna survive. =P


There's a difference between those two? :lol:
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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby Skye1013 » Sat Oct 19, 2013 9:14 pm

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dont forget relationships :twisted:

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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby Fetzie » Sun Oct 20, 2013 5:58 am

Sagara wrote:
Klaudandus wrote:
Sagara wrote:It´s Italy, they don't have an economy outside of football, the Vatican and lightly-clad TV show speakerines...


Italy almost had its prostitute market crash after Berlusconi went to trail, but somehow he managed to avoid going to jail, so it's gonna survive. =P


There's a difference between those two? :lol:

The prostitutes are the ones that admit to having sex, the others do not? :p
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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby Worldie » Sun Oct 20, 2013 6:08 am

You are misunderstanding. He wasn't buying sex, he was gifting them money so they could stop practicing prostitution.


Kinda.
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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby Sagara » Sun Oct 20, 2013 7:02 am

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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby Worldie » Sun Oct 20, 2013 2:07 pm

Not sure if success or frustration, probably a bit of both.

Re-Trial accepted. Looks like I'm back in business. You aren't rid of me pals.
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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby bldavis » Sun Oct 20, 2013 4:58 pm

Worldie wrote:You are misunderstanding. He wasn't buying sex, he was gifting them money so they could stop practicing prostitution.


Kinda.

sounds like the government paying farmers to NOT grow food (and yes that is a thing here..its called CRP land..i dont remember what CRP stands for but you take a producing field and turn it back to nature and the government will give you a set amount per acre)
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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby Klaudandus » Sun Oct 20, 2013 5:46 pm

bldavis wrote:
Worldie wrote:You are misunderstanding. He wasn't buying sex, he was gifting them money so they could stop practicing prostitution.


Kinda.

sounds like the government paying farmers to NOT grow food (and yes that is a thing here..its called CRP land..i dont remember what CRP stands for but you take a producing field and turn it back to nature and the government will give you a set amount per acre)


At least that makes more sense than people in manhattan getting farm subsidies.
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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby Treck » Sun Oct 20, 2013 7:25 pm

Had a slow raid with a few wipes, had to extend the raid hours a bit to get it all done in one night.
Got 8ilvls upgrade and a mount, so I guess I cant complain :P
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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby Andurin » Sun Oct 20, 2013 11:41 pm

Did a sunday morning flex run on my warrior. Completed the first 2 parts with people that where actually nice and didnt treat me like a complete idiot just because my characters name is Tankacow (and he's actually double dps) :lol: Had a great time and some new items ^^
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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby Nooska » Mon Oct 21, 2013 3:14 am

Klaudandus wrote:
bldavis wrote:
Worldie wrote:You are misunderstanding. He wasn't buying sex, he was gifting them money so they could stop practicing prostitution.


Kinda.

sounds like the government paying farmers to NOT grow food (and yes that is a thing here..its called CRP land..i dont remember what CRP stands for but you take a producing field and turn it back to nature and the government will give you a set amount per acre)


At least that makes more sense than people in manhattan getting farm subsidies.

CRP is Conservation Reserve Program.
It makes sense, in that land that lies fallow for a while produces better while also letting wildlife be sustained. You can get some of the same production with fertilizers but thats not sustainable (mainly because while fertilizers help, you are stille xtracting the nutrients in the soil, so you end up with barren, or almost barren land, apart from teh fertilizers - which are not sustainably made most of the time either).

To mitigate the specific farmer programs like the CRP have been rolled out in much of the western world, where society pays the farmer to not produce, because while production would be the best for the farmer (at least here and now), the bigger picture is that its better for society to not have a production - its a mitigation, that pays back more than invested, though not in readily countable money.

(Now the corn subsidies is a waste of money, and induces bad practice to boot)
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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby Shoju » Mon Oct 21, 2013 7:53 am

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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby bldavis » Mon Oct 21, 2013 1:10 pm

SHOJU FOR GM! (And also i need to start playing that more :? )
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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby bldavis » Mon Oct 21, 2013 1:11 pm

Nooska wrote:CRP is Conservation Reserve Program.
It makes sense, in that land that lies fallow for a while produces better while also letting wildlife be sustained. You can get some of the same production with fertilizers but thats not sustainable (mainly because while fertilizers help, you are stille xtracting the nutrients in the soil, so you end up with barren, or almost barren land, apart from teh fertilizers - which are not sustainably made most of the time either).

To mitigate the specific farmer programs like the CRP have been rolled out in much of the western world, where society pays the farmer to not produce, because while production would be the best for the farmer (at least here and now), the bigger picture is that its better for society to not have a production - its a mitigation, that pays back more than invested, though not in readily countable money.

(Now the corn subsidies is a waste of money, and induces bad practice to boot)

i get there is a valid reason for it, and am all for making sure the land stays productive for years to come..but it still makes me go huh that farmers are paid to not farm land despite millions going hungry around the world
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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby halabar » Mon Oct 21, 2013 3:59 pm

bldavis wrote:
Nooska wrote:CRP is Conservation Reserve Program.
It makes sense, in that land that lies fallow for a while produces better while also letting wildlife be sustained. You can get some of the same production with fertilizers but thats not sustainable (mainly because while fertilizers help, you are stille xtracting the nutrients in the soil, so you end up with barren, or almost barren land, apart from teh fertilizers - which are not sustainably made most of the time either).

To mitigate the specific farmer programs like the CRP have been rolled out in much of the western world, where society pays the farmer to not produce, because while production would be the best for the farmer (at least here and now), the bigger picture is that its better for society to not have a production - its a mitigation, that pays back more than invested, though not in readily countable money.

(Now the corn subsidies is a waste of money, and induces bad practice to boot)

i get there is a valid reason for it, and am all for making sure the land stays productive for years to come..but it still makes me go huh that farmers are paid to not farm land despite millions going hungry around the world


Not to mention that letting land go fallow for a season or two helps prevent topsoil loss, and can help generate it. The catch here though is that the land needs to be in an area where the natural growth and wildlife will return in a short time. Far too often CRP is used to inflate crop prices and the land that is supposed to be fallow is actually used to grow lesser crops (hay) because it would just be bare dirt otherwise.
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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby Sagara » Mon Oct 21, 2013 11:57 pm

Just looked back at my last guild's result in the last two weeks - holy sweets, they're at 8/14 already o_O

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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby Shoju » Tue Oct 22, 2013 10:00 am

bldavis wrote:SHOJU FOR GM! (And also i need to start playing that more :? )


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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby Amirya » Tue Oct 22, 2013 11:18 am

So my school had some minor difficulties getting grades posted for some classes.

In the class I took, about 87% of the students were whining/bitching/moaning about how hard the class was, 7.5 weeks isn't long enough, "I work full time!" or "I have kids!" or "IT'S NOT FAIR!"

About 3% told the other 87% "seriously, shut up, this wasn't a surprise class."

The other 10% were silent on the subject altogether.

And yet, somehow, I managed to get an A in the class, despite the "I work full time!" excuse the others were bandying, as well as my mother having surgery for cancer right towards the end, and even the "research paper we knew about since day 1 is too hard!" crap.

I feel so old when I want to say, "y'know, back in MY day, we didn't expect special treatment on things that weren't surprises."

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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby Klaudandus » Tue Oct 22, 2013 12:35 pm

Amirya wrote:/porch

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