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Intros Are NOT Mandatory

Discussion in 'Introduction Archives [Closed]' started by Narf, Jun 27, 2008.

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  1. Narf

    Narf Administrator Admin DLP Supporter

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    This is fucking retarded. As the title says, introductions are not mandatory. So if a wannabe mod tells you to post an intro, tell him to go fuck himself.

    Intros are preferred, though. It is entirely up to you if you want to make one or not. If you do, read my other sticky in this forum to make sure you do it right. It certainly doesn't have to be as long as that, but general information about yourself and your fanfiction likes/dislikes will be appreciated.
     
  2. Iztiak

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    I was wondering when this was coming.

    The endless "make an intro nao!" comments were getting on my nerves...
     
  3. Koalas

    Koalas Dark Lord DLP Supporter

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    Tits or GTFO.
     
  4. Kai Shek

    Kai Shek Supreme Mugwump

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    Lulz Epic.
     
  5. Jon

    Jon The Demon Mayor Admin DLP Supporter

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    Intro's Are The Life Blood Of Trolls!

    Do You Deny Them Their Existence Sree, Do You?

    Do You?
     
  6. Hari Seldon

    Hari Seldon Groundskeeper DLP Supporter

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    No one trolled my intro... Maybe all the trolls are recent. (not that i'm pointing fingers)
     
  7. Koalas

    Koalas Dark Lord DLP Supporter

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    The trolls arn't recent, they've always been there. N00b's are just getting stupider.
     
  8. Lord Ravenclaw

    Lord Ravenclaw System God Admin

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    I support this product and/or service.
     
  9. Taure

    Taure Magical Core Enthusiast Prestige DLP Supporter

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    /me blinks at Sree's avatar.

    ...

    Wha'?

    Edit: Good clarification is good. Like many others, I was getting tired of the new "rule" that you had to post an intro. Yay for curbstomp.
     
  10. Riley

    Riley Alchemist DLP Supporter

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    It may not be mandatory, but I do like that it lets us know who can actually be a valuable member and who can't.
     
  11. Iztiak

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    Uhh, we'd figure that out soon enough, as soon as they start to post.
     
  12. Taure

    Taure Magical Core Enthusiast Prestige DLP Supporter

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    You can tell that just as well from a person's posts around the board. Better, even.
     
  13. Riley

    Riley Alchemist DLP Supporter

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    True, I just like knowing ahead of time whether I want to avoid a certain thread or not.
     
  14. Taure

    Taure Magical Core Enthusiast Prestige DLP Supporter

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    Hmm...intros aren't quite accurate though. Just this week we had a perfectly good intro by someone who then went off and made a thread about what a good idea a songfic would be.
     
  15. Riley

    Riley Alchemist DLP Supporter

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    Huh, I must have missed that one. However, this 'Watersoft129' kid really pissed me off by starting a thread in which he pulled a Bush and waffled on the issue. I wish he had posted an intro so I could have known to avoid him. Oh, but he did provide lulz via failure in some other dudes intro.
     
  16. Taure

    Taure Magical Core Enthusiast Prestige DLP Supporter

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    "Pulled a Bush"? I take it that you're refering to the "I Love Jesus" thread.
     
  17. Riley

    Riley Alchemist DLP Supporter

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    No, the werewolf one where he posted it so he could have us prove him wrong. I would link you, but I'm too lazy. Check out page 3 of the Intro started by Poytin, lulz at his epic fail post.
     
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