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Jamiet99uk (50 D X)
Wed 16 Aug UTC
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It's okay to punch Nazis
I purport that it is perfectly ok to beat up the following types of people:

- Nazis - Neo-Nazis - KKK members - David Duke - White Supremacists -
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CommanderByron (699 D (S))
Sat 12 Aug UTC
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IRL work Horror Stories
No matter the field of profession, we all have work horror stories. The days when everything fell through the cracks or the work load was just too much. Tell about it. Only rule is try to avoid names and such.
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CommanderByron (699 D (S))
Wed 16 Aug UTC
Feature Idea: Badges
See Inside
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Tom Bombadil (1481 D (G))
Wed 16 Aug UTC
Gen Con
Anyone going to Gen Con this weekend? I'm going for the first time just for the day Saturday - anyone with tips on what to see let me know.
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michael_b (573 D)
Sat 12 Aug UTC
Feature Idea: Friend 'List'
I'm not one to cause pressure for the coding team who are focused on the new Forum, but has this feature been suggested before? See Reply.
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Mapu (515 D)
Tue 15 Aug UTC
Five Year Anniversary Game
Happy Webdip Anniversary to me. Anyone good want to play a game? Classic Semi-Anon WTA.
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kestasjk (133 D Mod (P))
Fri 04 Aug UTC
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Trialing the upcoming new forum system
The new forum system is up and running, and we're ready to let users onto it to test it as we transition to it from this forum.

Probably best if you respond there rather than here, but I guess it doesn't matter:
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Maltir (90 D)
Mon 14 Aug UTC
Can I do this?
Here's my map: http://webdiplomacy.net/map.php?gameID=204508&turn=-1&mapType=large
Question is, Can I move my fleet at Ankara to the Aegean Sea or the Eastern Med Sea without using the Black Sea?
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Fluminator (324 D)
Sat 12 Aug UTC
First person to shitpost loses
GO
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Monfils (0 D)
Mon 14 Aug UTC
Any help with this Gunboat that I would really like to pick up traction.
I will follow you around the forum and support your comments for a week
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orathaic (1009 D (B))
Sun 13 Aug UTC
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Nazi march in America?
Someone with the Twitter handle @JuliusGoat just dropped one of the best Twitter threads in history, about the white supremacist/Nazi march in Charlottesville.

https://twitter.com/juliusgoat/status/896326301832925184
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ttf236 (0 D X)
Mon 14 Aug UTC
Replies Last postsort ascending Forum
http://www.thefreelancemarketer.com/
http://www.theheatingplace.com/
http://www.themoccaroom.com/
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Maltir (90 D)
Sat 12 Aug UTC
Why couldn't I move?
Hey I was playing Italy in this game. I tried to have my fleet convoy my army in Tuscany to Smyrna. Neither were being attacked or blocked, but I was unable to make this move. Why? Here's the link to the map: http://webdiplomacy.net/map.php?gameID=203295&turn=9&mapType=large
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Fluminator (324 D)
Wed 09 Aug UTC
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Unpopular opinion thread
I saw this posted on another forum and it ended up being a great thread.

Post an unpopular opinion you have, and only comment if you (dis)agree under others - no arguing.
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-Global Warming is a giant hoax and anyone who believes it is actually anti-science.
Strongly disagree, also stem major, and I'm surprised at how literally all the scientists I know are anti-science by this opinion
principians (933 D)
Sat 12 Aug UTC
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jails should not exist (actually, no idea how unpopular is this idea), but then what? for non serious crimes, if its the first time, there should not be punishment at all. For serious second time crimes, just dead penalty. For the rest, just unpaid work (not necessarily forced)
principians (933 D)
Sat 12 Aug UTC
Another one: the 7 day week is nonsense. Every day should stand equal. IMore vaccatios and permissions, and shorter laboral journeys instead of weekends
ghug (4082 D (B))
Sat 12 Aug UTC
"Austria and beat turkey"
STRONGLY AGREE
principians (933 D)
Sat 12 Aug UTC
Finally, there should not be 'speech freedom' as we know it today, it's because of that, that there are idiots that deny global warming, for instance. And the whole civilization as we know it, might collapse because of global warming
CommanderByron (699 D (S))
Sat 12 Aug UTC
Smallpox blankets were and are the most entertaining form of biological weapon
TrPrado (372 D)
Sat 12 Aug UTC
There is no single cause of all the world's problems, and anyone who claims there is is living to push an agenda to an unhealthy degree.
ghug (4082 D (B))
Sat 12 Aug UTC
Agreeing with TrPrado is kinda gross.
JamesYanik (314 D)
Sat 12 Aug UTC
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"Finally, there should not be 'speech freedom' as we know it today, it's because of that, that there are idiots that deny global warming, for instance. And the whole civilization as we know it, might collapse because of global warming" - STRONGLY DISAGREE

#JustWrongThinkThings
ubercacher16 (126 D)
Sat 12 Aug UTC
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jails should not exist (actually, no idea how unpopular is this idea), but then what? for non serious crimes, if its the first time, there should not be punishment at all. For serious second time crimes, just dead penalty. For the rest, just unpaid work (not necessarily forced) I LOVE IT! AGREE

the 7 day week is nonsense. Every day should stand equal. IMore vaccatios and permissions, and shorter laboral journeys instead of weekends AGREE, sounds interesting.

there should not be 'speech freedom' as we know it today, it's because of that, that there are idiots that deny global warming, for instance. And the whole civilization as we know it, might collapse because of global warming STRONGLY DISAGREE, that is just wrong, as JamesYanik says.
Monfils (0 D)
Sat 12 Aug UTC
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The people who can do something about global warming aren't really stopped from
Helping because of freedom of speech. But blocking freedom of speech calls for tyrannical rule of opinion and a hell of a lot of "thought crimes" read 1984 (not to sound condescending but it's a good book) STRONGLY DISAGREE
Monfils (0 D)
Sat 12 Aug UTC
Music proves chakras exist
SerbijaJeBosna (93 D)
Sat 12 Aug UTC
The "Nazis" weren't so bad

JamesYanik (314 D)
Sat 12 Aug UTC
The Charlottesville car attack isn't going to change anything, and our country is going to continue to be more and more violent for the next few years
ND (694 D)
Sun 13 Aug UTC
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"Finally, there should not be 'speech freedom' as we know it today, it's because of that, that there are idiots that deny global warming, for instance. And the whole civilization as we know it, might collapse because of global warming"

-STRONGLY DISAGREE
principians (933 D)
Sun 13 Aug UTC
No 'speech freedom' AS WE KNOW IT TODAY. As I've expressed before in this forum, I think the word 'freedom' is one of the most abused words I can think of.

But let me add some thinking. 'Speech freedom' should not be restricted for individuals.

But may I ask, how should we call someone who falsifies a physician degree? And then, how should you call an institution that tries to make you believe they are doing science but actually have other kind of motivations? If you have a private institution without some kind of acadamic credentials, producing and distributing to elementary school teachers hundreds of thousands of panflets that 'disproof' climate change, you should at least audit the money they use to do that.

This is just an example, called 'Heartland Institute', ironically the first word of their lemma happens to be 'freedom'.

Defend your freedom for lying to your people.
ubercacher16 (126 D)
Sun 13 Aug UTC
Global warming is false, but since we are not supposed to argue on this forum I will say no more.
ND (694 D)
Sun 13 Aug UTC
"Global warming is false, but since we are not supposed to argue on this forum I will say no more."

-TOTALLY AGREE
JamesYanik (314 D)
Sun 13 Aug UTC
principians stop breaking the rules, we're not allowed to argue, but just because you're throwing crap out there.


public schools are usually backed by government fiat, so if you're impersonating someone with federal credentials: that's pretending to be authorized by the collective governance of the people, which belies basic societal rights. furthermore, using a patented school crest and a forged signature on a graduation certificate are both illegal. also neither of these are actual speech, rather actual physical actions done as deceit. hell, impersonating someone on public ground is not illegal, unless you provide forged documentation, are speaking to a public official, displaying their personal information without consent, or are inciting violence against them. you're equivocating both public and private rights, and you're also not considering the high school level philosophy of rights and liberties, which is that your rights end, where another's begin. this is why free speech is not allowed to directly incite violence against an individual, but not extended to block unpopular speech. you have a right to your own personal opinion, but not to threaten another with bodily harm

now PLEASE, DM me if you want to talk further, but let's stick with the OP
TiconderogaHB (194 D)
Sun 13 Aug UTC
"Finally, there should not be 'speech freedom' as we know it today, it's because of that, that there are idiots that deny global warming, for instance. And the whole civilization as we know it, might collapse because of global warming" - STRONGLY DISAGREE
principians (933 D)
Sun 13 Aug UTC
@JamesYanik, the way I see it is that Monflis argued first. And the way he did it, made me think that a bit of clarification wouldn't harm.
Smokey Gem (157 D)
Mon 14 Aug UTC
Corporations should not have the same rights as citizens ..

People are more importatnt than property.

CAPT Brad (1603 D (B))
Mon 14 Aug UTC
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shitpost shitpost
Boner jams! Boner jams! Boner jams!
TrPrado (372 D)
Mon 14 Aug UTC
"shitpost shitpost
Boner jams! Boner jams! Boner jams!"

STRONGLY AGREE
Zach0805 (71 D)
Mon 14 Aug UTC
I like Notre Dame
CAPT Brad (1603 D (B))
Mon 14 Aug UTC
Go Navy! Beat Notre Dame!


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MajorMitchell (994 D)
Sun 13 Aug UTC
Trump visits West Virginia and promises to "fix" the drug problems there.
Can Trump deliver on this promise ?
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Arch-Duke (65 D)
Thu 03 Aug UTC
WWI year-by-year re-enactment game
Would anyone be interested in this? To be clear, I mean instead of playing, we figure out a blow-by-blow of WWI and then re-enact it phase by phase.
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peterwiggin (14559 D Mod (S))
Sat 12 Aug UTC
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Mod team personnel changes
bo_sox48 is now an administrator. Please join me in thanking him for his past and future service to the site.

Sadly, ghug is leaving the moderator team. Please join me in thanking him for the work he's done as a moderator.
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captainmeme (410 D Mod)
Wed 09 Aug UTC
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Ankara Crescent
It's been far too long since we played this variant. Anyone for a game?
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SkiingCougar (296 D)
Sun 13 Aug UTC
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Live Game Anyone?
There's two live games going up soon, anyone want to join?
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MichiganMan (5293 D)
Sat 12 Aug UTC
Games Gone to Shit
I've not played in a while because I there were too many CD/NMR's. I come back, and once a game gets started it's AGAIN ruined by TWO players just up and quitting one year into the game.

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leon1122 (158 D)
Tue 08 Aug UTC
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Google Employee Fired for Writing an Internal Memo Warning Against Google's Echo Chamber
https://assets.documentcloud.org/documents/3914586/Googles-Ideological-Echo-Chamber.pdf
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michael_b (573 D)
Sat 12 Aug UTC
Cuban replacement needed.
Hello, please can someone replace Cuba to keep the balance in this game:
http://webdiplomacy.net/board.php?gameID=203827
Thanks a lot.
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Jamiet99uk (50 D X)
Fri 11 Aug UTC
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If this thread gets *eight* comments I'll post it again but double the number.
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Jamiet99uk (50 D X)
Fri 11 Aug UTC
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If this thread gets *16* comments I'll post it again but double the number.
My forum experience is either experiencing a new high, or a new low, at this moment.
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Jamiet99uk (50 D X)
Fri 11 Aug UTC
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If this thread gets *four* comments I'll post it again but double the number.
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Jamiet99uk (50 D X)
Fri 11 Aug UTC
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If this thread gets two comments I'll post it again but double the number.
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dargorygel (332 D Mod (G))
Wed 09 Aug UTC
Solar Eclipse Game
In honor of this year's Solar Eclipse's swath through populated areas of the US (and others) someone should start a game which commemorates the event. (Not me, because I believe in a flat earth...)
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marxsankles (90 D)
Fri 11 Aug UTC
World Diplomacy IX Game 24Hr Turns
http://webdiplomacy.net/board.php?gameID=204271

We've got 12 people so far, game starts in 28 minutes. It would be a shame if we got this many people and the game didn't go on.
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michael_b (573 D)
Sat 05 Aug UTC
"Known World" variant absent
I may only be clueless about news here but on the Variant page is the Known World variant but not in the "new game" creator. Anyone know?
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wolfsong5663 (20 D X)
Fri 04 Aug UTC
Reporting myself for multi accounting
I created this account when I used up all of my 100 coins to join games and wanted to play more. I did not realise that this was prohibited and in fact, I still cannot find where the rules are located on this web site. I had to google to find the page.
Could the Mod please contact me and ban this account and verify that the two accounts have never been in the same game.
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