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I'm hearing Twitter rumblings that Polygon is trying to take on PewDiePie? Quick google search brought nothing but I didn't really know what search terms to use.

 

Either way, are they INSANE?

 

 

Just this: https://pbs.twimg.com/media/B8oel60CUAEKg6j.jpg

 

Basically it's just them using dramatic language for the sake of clickbait.

 

 

Also in the interest of showing there's harassment (or "harassment" if you will in the case of anonymous tweets) from both sides, someone made a compilation vid:

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"The Courier was the worst of all of them. The worst by far. When he died the first time, he must have met the devil, and then killed him."

 

 

Is your mom hot? It may explain why guys were following her ?

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I'm hearing Twitter rumblings that Polygon is trying to take on PewDiePie? Quick google search brought nothing but I didn't really know what search terms to use.

 

Either way, are they INSANE?

 

 

Just this: https://pbs.twimg.com/media/B8oel60CUAEKg6j.jpg

 

Basically it's just them using dramatic language for the sake of clickbait.

 

 

Also in the interest of showing there's harassment (or "harassment" if you will in the case of anonymous tweets) from both sides, someone made a compilation vid:

 

 

Someone send this to Intel please.

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Are the dyed hair and the glasses part of a mandated uniform?

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aposematism

So it's actually a defense mechanism?

 

 

Who knows, maybe from their perspective it is...

 

From my perspective, it's a warning sign that says "Poisonous. Do not engage."

 

"Some ideas are so stupid that only an intellectual could believe them." -- attributed to George Orwell

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No idea if related or not, but I thought it was funny. Also I haven't posted in this new thread here yet, which I have now done. What a productive day this is.

 

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"only when you no-life you can exist forever, because what does not live cannot die."

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Thought this was rather inspiring and positive:

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jraM0fF0xi8

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Quite an experience to live in misery isn't it? That's what it is to be married with children.

I've seen things you people can't even imagine. Pearly Kings glittering on the Elephant and Castle, Morris Men dancing 'til the last light of midsummer. I watched Druid fires burning in the ruins of Stonehenge, and Yorkshiremen gurning for prizes. All these things will be lost in time, like alopecia on a skinhead. Time for tiffin.

 

Tea for the teapot!

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I noticed a few times already that people seem to like to refer to her as "jewkeesian" or similar. Guess people are idiots.

"only when you no-life you can exist forever, because what does not live cannot die."

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I noticed a few times already that people seem to like to refer to her as "jewkeesian" or similar. Guess people are idiots.

In my experience, the usual response is "go back to /pol/".

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the moment women start to demand equal parity as earth drillers i will support them, for now I am ignoring both extremes. BTW, why is this still going, like 99% of normal populace is not even caring about this.

 

Ignoring attention whores is the best remedy for them. The moment you start arguing with them you give them legitimacy

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"The moment you start arguing with them you give them legitimacy"

 

So, when the proseuction argues/questions a mass murder... they'e giving them 'legitmacy'? LMAO

DWARVES IN PROJECT ETERNITY = VOLOURN HAS PLEDGED $250.

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Drillers of Earth is a cool band name

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"The moment you start arguing with them you give them legitimacy"

 

So, when the proseuction argues/questions a mass murder... they'e giving them 'legitmacy'? LMAO

 

i believe you missed the first sentence there... there is a difference between attention whores and mass murderers

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At least you guys aren't talking about e-celeb drama.

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"To be fair, if I was married to Milla Jovovich, I would also be happy just making movies that show off her butt." - Hurlsnot

"You need to be careful, lest I write another ten page essay on mythology and how it relates to Sailor Moon." - majestic

"I won't say what just in case KaineParker is reading" - Bartimaeus

"Oh no! Is there super secret ending as well? I don’t care." - Wormerine

"Get some poor minorities, that keeps WASPs away easy." - Malcador

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Okay, which one of you guys decided to troll anti-GG with the hashtag #PizzaGate? :lol:

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It's an old video from around when GamerGate started and it isn't game related, but the rhetoric used against comic book fans being sexist is exactly the same as gamers being sexist. 

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