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    Re: [BAW 2] Truncated Chapters 1 and 2

    No no, that's quite alright, go with your plan. I'd like to take this opportunity to announce my resignation. I'm passing all hosting responsibilities to Barry. Good luck to you all with the project,...
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    To be honest with you, I don't like the Tolkien-y angle much because I think we should try to be more original than that. I'd rather not change it at this point. You can call it whatever you want in...
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    Re: [BAW 2] Truncated Chapters 1 and 2

    Okay, I'm back from my grandparents' place and at my computer, hopefully I can type more coherently now. Though just to make note, the point I was trying to get across earlier is that there's no real...
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    Re: [BAW 2] Truncated Chapters 1 and 2

    True enough, but how globalized is our world? 500 years ago a random Chinese man might not be able to do that.
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    Re: [BAW 2] Truncated Chapters 1 and 2

    Problem with that is it's a cultural thing. People in China don't generally call their continent Asia, for example. Different people have different names for the same thing.
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    Re: [BAW 2] Truncated Chapters 1 and 2

    Chesser, your efforts are noted and appreciated but I really don't thin that's necessary right now. this is called a truncated version of chapters 1 and 2 for a reason. Keep it simple! Also apologies...
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    Sticky: Re: Barry's Bar

    What do you have against Grand Rapids?
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    Re: [BAW 2] Truncated Chapters 1 and 2

    Sounds pretty spacey to me.

    Things that were accomplished through a lifetime of incredibly harsh military training and disciplining, not because of any inherent ability. One group of Greeks won...
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    It's low fantasy, not space stuff. Also that's going to be way too OP when/if we ever make it to the actual game stage.
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    I vote no. We said no elves in the first incarnation and I'm sticking with that. If you want to make a culture based on these elves, go for it, but as far as I'm concerned it needs to be human. In a...
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    Re: [BAW 2] Truncated Chapters 1 and 2

    Yeah, feel free to put them out there if you have ideas. Seeing this stagnate would not be good.
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    Re: [BAW 2] Truncated Chapters 1 and 2

    So...
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    My theory was that we would actually move the "fertile crescent" area to west of the crater lake, on the river. It's up to everybody else though.

    That actually looks way better. I would be willing...
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    As I have said previously, they seem out of place for the surrounding landforms. Can you make them more jagged and organic looking?
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    Sticky: Re: Barry's Bar

    http://www.twcenter.net/forums/showthread.php?664444-BAW-2-Truncated-Chapters-1-and-2&p=14059847
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    Re: [BAW 2] Truncated Chapters 1 and 2

    I'd like to begin by proposing some map revisions:

    http://i.imgur.com/OAR4AwM.png

    The terrain of this map is meant to be somewhat colder and significantly more rugged than our original draft,...
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    [BAW 2] Truncated Chapters 1 and 2

    http://i846.photobucket.com/albums/ab24/Dantheman94/buildingaworld.png

    As noted above, this is a truncated version of the first two chapters because I think we've decided to go with most of what...
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    Sticky: Re: Barry's Bar

    Home now but we have some company over that I was not previously aware of. So...stand by. ETA: Probably sometime this evening of they don't stay longer than expected.
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    Sticky: Re: Barry's Bar

    It could. You know, maybe.

    :wub: it, time to fess up, I built a really damn interesting culture (if I do say so myself) for one of the unpopulated areas in the little spare time I've had since...
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    Sticky: Re: Barry's Bar

    An engineer, eh? Interesting, I think you're the only one of us in that field. I could be wrong though. Amaz might have been looking in that direction, but if that magnificent bastard isn't out there...
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    Sticky: Re: Barry's Bar

    They absolutely are, they're just not a cure-all. At least now you only have to take a few pre-reqs, and that's objectively better than taking everything you would have to take.
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    Sticky: Re: Barry's Bar

    I would too, but it was basically a repeat of AP World, so it was just really dull and I didn't care. I aced almost every assignment (one B on one essay) and studied for maybe two or three hours the...
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    Sticky: Re: Barry's Bar

    I took an 8:30 AM last semester...I don't think I showed up for much more than half of the actual meetings. The class was split into a regular, lecture-style class and a recitation section, and...
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    Sticky: Re: Barry's Bar

    First day of classes tomorrow for me, though I don't have to be anywhere until my German class at 11:30, which is nice.
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    Sticky: Re: Barry's Bar

    Then don't do it. You have nothing to explain, so don't bother. If she brings it up again, then go for it. For now though, I think silence on your part is quite in order. Hold your ground!
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    No, it doesn't work that way. If she had really "crawled out of it" in the first place, then something as simple as a dumb joke that you had never even intended to tell in the first place should not...
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    I don't know, for all of the rational people who don't care I've also seen a few who are absolutely rabid about it.

    "WHAT?! YOU WON'T DO SOMETHING STUPID TO SUPPORT ALS!? YOU'RE JUST A CONTRARIAN...
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    Sticky: Re: Barry's Bar

    Yeah, I know, they're telling me there are other charities to donate to that don't fund embryonic stem cell research. Doesn't matter though, still not doing it because the whole peer-pressure aspect...
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    Sticky: Re: Barry's Bar

    There's no real way to know. Either way, don't rest on your laurels. Keep putting yourself out there. It's probably better to land a job and have to say no to somebody else's offer than it is to wait...
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    Hard to say your family is really "gone" unless they've said that they won't be there to help you or if you're going a really long distance away. I live an hour from my home town now and I'm still...
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    Sticky: Re: Barry's Bar

    If anything I started this! And seriously you don't have to react so emotionally. It's quite clear we're both joking, not debating anything. Feel free to make cracks about whatever you want yourself,...
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    Sticky: Re: Barry's Bar

    JOIN a new denomination? I thought you guys just made new ones when you found a problem.
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    Sticky: Re: Barry's Bar

    What is this? I'll have none of this uniate talk!

    Φραγκοκρατία! Ποτέ μην ξεχνάτε!
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    Sticky: Re: Barry's Bar

    So I guess CK2 is getting a new Charlemagne expansion. To be honest, the dude is one of my least favorite historical characters, so I'll probably buy it just for the satisfaction of driving him...
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    Sticky: Re: Barry's Bar

    On a way less heavy note, this looks incredibly cool: http://themittani.com/news/post-apocalyptic-ck2-mod-released?utm_source=dlvr.it&utm_medium=twitter
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    Sticky: Re: Barry's Bar

    To clarify, I never meant giving up on her friendship entirely, only in a romantic relationship. You can and should be there for her because it's the right thing to do, but you don't need to feel...
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    Hmm...okay, I didn't realize. To be honest with you, that does sound a bit alarming. Wild changes in mood like that can be extremely taxing on any relationship, whether platonic or romantic. It...
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    Sticky: Re: Barry's Bar

    What is "Protestant?" Methodist? Anglican? Southern Baptist? Lutheran? Hussite? You've got a lot of options here. Either way, I guess my point is that you're thinking way too far ahead. This stuff...
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    Sticky: Re: Barry's Bar

    There's no good reason why this should be a problem.

    Either way, give it time. If it's meant to happen, it will happen.
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    Sticky: Re: Barry's Bar

    ^ This is also very much my feeling on the matter.
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