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    Sticky: Re: The Chat Thread (Read OP)

    First I just came from China to the US (28 hours) my return is shorter; just 23 hours.. with two stops.... Shanghai and Dallas.
    Curious what you are looking at.

    On a side note: It would be cool...
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    Re: [Decision] Historical Community

    I don't want to get into a historiographical discussion, but....
    Napoleon is in the Modern Period. Generally time periods are divided into two (Early/ late) or three (early/ high/ late). periods. I...
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    Re: [Decision] Historical Community

    I aj not sure what you mean; I think the set-up is a good "marriage" between historians and modders. Each sub- forum matches up nicely with a release game (in the case of the last period with mods)...
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    Sticky: Re: The Chat Thread (Read OP)

    Nearly done with my 28hour + flights back to New Orleans for the summer- hour and a half flight to go!
  5. Sticky: Re: RISE OF THE REPUBLIC v1.0 [Download & Installation] {{{ OPEN BETA }}}

    I am 99% sure this is something that can't be fixed; it's something to do with the way the AI processes it's movements.
  6. Sticky: Re: TECHNICAL HELP & REPORTS THREAD [Bug Reports, Installation Problems, CTDs, etc...]

    I tried this already and I got a CTD, but I expected it to do that. Also you don't need to move the date. The game is extended from the regular mod; plus the starting position is based on the mod...
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    [MOVED TO VOTE] Re: [New Medal] Open Source Developer

    SUPPORT
    explicit support to get this to a vote
  8. Re: [Amendment] Altering the Election Process for Magistrate

    The statement I made wa sin response to your statement:


    My full statement was this:


    As you can see I make no exception. Its the "bad boys" you do not trust, I feel should have the greater...
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    Re: Why Soccer will (not) succeed in America

    It isn't fallacious because IT IS an indicator. Moreover, it is much more important than non domestic leagues tv ratings. Sponsorships rises with the increase of MLS attendance and tv ratings...
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    Re: [Decision] Historical Community

    This was more or less what I had in mind. I like what they have come up with....


    Expertise in an area of history, typically from either degree-level academic experience or an equivalent amount...
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    [ABANDONED] Re: [Decision] Remove the Curia

    Hmm,... perhaps more prudent to change the title and focus: [Discussion] Curia Reformation (or something like that)
    Let's face it, something bad is infinitely better than nothing at all!
  12. Re: [Amendment] Altering the Election Process for Magistrate

    I know I can't make heads or tails of this,.... I know they don't represent the full membership because they are not elected by the full membership. This is why I am proposing this.



    I do not...
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    [ABANDONED] Re: [Decision] Remove the Curia

    I am more incline to believe that decentralization is a more appropriate step to make than a site wide proposal or removal of the Curia per se.
    Please note, the Forum Magnum isn't exactly a hotbed...
  14. Re: [Amendment] Altering the Election Process for Magistrate

    Because , quite simply, the Magistrate represents all members of the forum, not just citizens. Therefore, he should be chosen by all members, not just citizens. Since the Magistrate has a huge...
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    Re: Why Soccer will (not) succeed in America

    Ok, we already discussed this already. The statement isn't fallacious anyway. A rise in MLS attendance is an indicator of a rise in popularity of a sport. What you are right about is that it doesn't...
  16. Re: [Amendment] Altering the Election Process for Magistrate

    So, now virtually every position on the site can be filled by non- citizens, but voting for the Magistrate is the last bastion (the carrot) that cannot be moved or else the motivation is gone??? ...
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    Re: [Decision] Historical Community

    Are you wanting to compile a list of resources annotated with descriptions or are you seeking to upload complete digital objects?
    The sources are a combination of mediums. It can be an academic...
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    Re: [Decision] Historical Community

    As I already stated, all of the forums are based on each game. I altered the names of the historical Research forums o consider the mods that are created through the CA games.
    I also mentioned the...
  19. Re: [Amendment] Altering the Election Process for Magistrate

    Aik,

    I am not following what you are saying.

    Right now

    Magistrate has to be a citizen
    Only citizens can ask questions and elect Magistrate
  20. Re: [Amendment] Altering the Election Process for Magistrate

    One of the Censores actually does this, not the Magistrate.
  21. [Amendment] Altering the Election Process for Magistrate

    Magistrate should and ought to be elected by the full membership.

    SUPPORTERS: Sir Adrian |

    PROPOSAL
    While I can see the value that the Magistrate should be a citizen, I do not see why only...
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    Re: History of the World Cup (1930- 2010)

    UPDATED
    I added the 1978 Final
    Very entertaining game. The game could had gone either way.




    In 1970 the cards were not use as a tool to control misconduct but as a communication device. I...
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    Re: FIFA World Cup BRAZIL 2014 Prediction Thread

    Axtually the Euro qualifiers last about 12- 14 months. They may be 2 years in between each competition, but you don't play qualifiers for that long.



    When I first played this back leading up...
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    Re: [Decision] Historical Community

    I think I going to clear things up now
    I am not creating anything new with the exception of three forums: Archivum, Secretum, and the Medieval Period Historical Research forum (which doesn't...
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    Re: [Decision] Historical Community

    As I stated, there is already a sub forum within the Empire Historical Research forum for naval history. Rather than create similar subforums within each historical research forum, I made one the...
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    [ABANDONED] Re: [Decision] Remove the Curia

    The Curia
    According to the Constitution


    According to the wiki


    FAQ on the Wiki
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    [ABANDONED] Re: [Decision] Remove the Curia

    I once define the Curia is simply a collection of citizens. It is not an institution but an organism of individuals. We do not need a curia to have citizenship, but the curia itself exist because...
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    [MOVED TO VOTE] Re: [New Medal] Open Source Developer

    As noted in the original thread; I would prefer there to be a gradual level of awarding for sharing. However, I am willing to see how this goes. Let's have this go to vote now
    I SUPPORT
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    [ABANDONED] Re: [Decision] Remove the Curia

    I am sympathetic to this idea. The Curia has done very little to earn the respect of its own membership much less the membership at large. The Petty squabbling has more of a detriment to the site...
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    Poll: Re: World Cup 2014, Brazil

    Thanks for clarifying. If the media is targeting Messi for winning the award that would be a travesty! There were better options out there, though I don't think I would include Robben- he is more or...
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    Poll: Re: World Cup 2014, Brazil

    I am confused. You sem like you think he should be named the best player, but then you make excuses on why he isn't the best player.
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    Poll: Re: World Cup 2014, Brazil

    It should had gone to James from Colombia.
    I thought the Golden Glove should had gone to Navas; he was phenomenal in goal.
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    Re: History of the World Cup (1930- 2010)

    I just added the Final Match from 1970- Brazil vs. Italy
    Despite the scoreline it was an exciting match in which the Italian had several chances to score in the first 15 minutes.
    I highly...
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    Poll: Re: World Cup 2014, Brazil

    Overall, Germany played consistently well throughout the tournament; more so than any other team. It is hard to argue they were not deserving of the World Cup!
    Argentina sort of slept walk their...
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    Re: FIFA World Cup BRAZIL 2014 Prediction Thread

    To be honest, this competition concept was taken from a competition involving World Cup Qualifiers...ALL OF THEM TOGETHER. This is why there was the "draw rule" It was in place namely because of the...
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    Re: FIFA World Cup BRAZIL 2014 Prediction Thread

    CONGRATULATIONS TO TOONTOTALWAR FOR WINNING THE FIRST COMPETITION!

    BELOW IS THE FINAL STANDINGS

    Sir Adrian finishes 2nd by the tie breaking rule of successfully predicting more correct results...
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    Sticky: Re: Townhall - Curial Feedback Thread

    My only intent was getting him to see that he got it wrong.



    evidently
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    Poll: Re: World Cup 2014, Brazil

    What is the point of this? FIFA have rules regulating the eligibility of players. Depending on the personal situation (son/ daughter of immigrants or migrated themselves or...), it is the personal...
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    Sticky: Re: Townhall - Curial Feedback Thread

    I have never been told to re- read anything I understood correctly the first time. It means you got it wrong. You don't honestly believe that I told you to re- read it because hidden in the message...
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    Re: Why Soccer will (not) succeed in America

    As a geographer (geography teacher) the best way to look at any data is as indicators. Most things we "know" are simply an analysis of data that indicate "something" as one thing or another. Using...
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