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Old 04-02-2017, 02:29 AM   #1
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Best April Fools Post Contest

Hey everybody!

As stated in the announcement previously, there is a prize for the best post to come out of the past 24 hours.

What follows are the two and a half rules rules for this contest:

1. You can not submit a post that you made yourself.

2. You can vote for a post via thumbing the post you think is the best, if it has already been submitted.

2.5. If you have no remaining thumbs, you may quote the post to show your support.

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Old 04-02-2017, 02:43 AM   #2
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I got a big kick out of this:

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The Shadow of Angmar
by Steelbadger

Chapter 22: The unexpected landslide
The next day Harry, Helm and the Elven contingent moved forward hugging a small cliff that had been cut into the land by the flow of the Anduin over the millennia. Suddenly, rocks fell, and they all died.
~fin~
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Old 04-02-2017, 02:54 AM   #3
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Can't remember which shitpost thread exactly this was from so just backing up Nazgus' quote of someone else's quote.
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We are Anonymous. We do not forgive. We do occasionally forget who we are.
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Old 04-02-2017, 04:14 AM   #4
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Taure's post in "Today, everyone is Taure" thread is the best one I think. It got a laugh out of me.
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Old 04-02-2017, 04:23 AM   #5
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Can't remember which shitpost thread exactly this was from so just backing up Nazgus' quote of someone else's quote.
Its from TOMD.

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We are Anonymous. We do not forgive. We do occasionally forget who we are.
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Old 04-02-2017, 06:00 AM   #6
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Honestly, I got a laugh out of that one thread that claimed I masturbate to Ron because of how I defend him so much. But alas, it seems that one was outright deleted.
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Old 04-02-2017, 11:23 AM   #7
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After continual goading from people on Reddit, I've decided to finish The One He Feared.

It fills my body and soul with relief and joy to see that Taure's moral code is so unshakable, disciplined, and resolute. My faith is not misplaced.
10/10 for TheTycat, in the Taure (archive) thread.
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Old 04-03-2017, 01:25 PM   #8
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Best post of the holiday: Tsar's post in Taure's Archive thread.


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I've adjusted the file in the opening post to remove Alexandra Potter. That story was a mistake on so many different levels that the only recourse is absolute deletion. It cannot be fixed, it is broken on a fundamental level that simple a rewrite cannot undo. Attempting to fix structure, pacing, tone and characterization is completely pointless.

I should never have tried to bend my grand designs to fit the criticisms leveled at me when I was posting. The story suffered for it and I couldn't quite tell why. Never bend to populist rhetoric.

The rewrite is abandoned, the 27 chapters that were finished have been relegated to the trash.

Alexandra was an insufferable, unfixable cunt.

There is some good news, however. After continual goading from people on Reddit, I've decided to finish The One He Feared.

1. It freaked me out. I really enjoyed Alexandra Potter and this felt very real.

2. Taure has previously made (IIRC-- though it'd be hard to find those posts. Maybe it's false news/memories) arguments stating that authors are not obligated to leave copies of their fics for fans-- thus it felt quite realistic.
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