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Randomness XII: Eighteen! Purple! Squirrels!

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1 minute ago, Sylverthorne said:

 

... I figure it would be easier to avoid if I didn't have what amounts to a built-in shelf.. :/

:sigh: I don't even have that excuse :unsure:

 

Food just... jumps off my fork.

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9 hours ago, SparrowMarie said:

Well I didn't paint but I did get some priming done. My fingers are now covered in it as well as the minis.

They make paint brushes for that sort of thing, y'know.::P:

 

1 hour ago, redambrosia said:

You know, when I was a kid I kinda figured that by the time I was an "adult" I'd be able to eat without spilling my food down my front :mellow:

You just haven't earned enough levels of adult yet.::D:

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1 hour ago, redambrosia said:

You know, when I was a kid I kinda figured that by the time I was an "adult" I'd be able to eat without spilling my food down my front :mellow:

 

3 minutes ago, Chaoswolf said:

 

 

You just haven't earned enough levels of adult yet.::D:

 

Nyah, just spent your points in a different part of the skill tree. 

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5 hours ago, OneBoot said:

 

Mmm...I don't know what that would look like, but it sounds glorious. Maybe like...a giant strawberry shortcake parfait; layers of cake, strawberries, and a little bit of homemade whipped cream.

 

Dang it now I want this. :lol: 

 

 

Basically what I was going to say but Doug said it better. :)

 

 

Close! It's Stellaris, which is a spiritual successor. MrBoot has been having fun slowly taking over the universe. ^_^ 

 

Huzzah!

--OneBoot :D

 

I want to get minis painted, so I am going to pretend I didn't hear anything about a video game I might like.

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Painting minis is good! I'm feeling a bit lost today, my 30 day challenge being done. Thankfully, my next Reaper Shipment arrives tomorrow, with the second dragon-man I'm converting for a friend.

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1 hour ago, Argentee said:

 

 

Nyah, just spent your points in a different part of the skill tree. 

Can I move points from dealing with people to not spilling food on myself and not choking on my own saliva? :lol:

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Morning, all.

 

Wait!  Putting points into dealing with people was an option?  This explains a lot...

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2 hours ago, redambrosia said:

You know, when I was a kid I kinda figured that by the time I was an "adult" I'd be able to eat without spilling my food down my front :mellow:

 

1 hour ago, Sylverthorne said:

 

... I figure it would be easier to avoid if I didn't have what amounts to a built-in shelf.. :/

 

1 hour ago, redambrosia said:

:sigh: I don't even have that excuse :unsure:

 

Food just... jumps off my fork.

 

Genetic in my family. Grandma called herself Messy Millie every time it happened, so at least once a meal. I have a lovely collection of polo shirts with at least one stain each. I was going to brag that I'm granted a small reprieve by not having a shelf, but then Red took away the fun of bragging about that. Remember, it's not the size of the shelf that matters, but... uh... uh... but that the shelf exists. Best forum friendly thought I could manage. Or it's still sleepy time for me.

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8 minutes ago, hiddenone32 said:

Morning, all.

 

Wait!  Putting points into dealing with people was an option?  This explains a lot...

Yeah, but those skills were 4x the cost of painting, and 12x the cost of reading on my skill tree, so guess where the points went? :lol:

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If it wasn't for this forum I would have died from boredom today...

 

So ehh. thank you all for saving my life I guess...

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Well, it's now time to start working on my latest idea for Reaper Con.  I might even be able to finish in time.

 

I need to figure out how to make books.  I need at least 50 of them, in varying shapes and sizes, ranging from open to closed.  I figure either a foam core or wooden center with a cardboard binding might work.  I may need to carve or sculpt the open ones.  Was also thinking of using actual paper for pages and seeing if it looks ok that way.  Time to experiment!

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7 minutes ago, Argentee said:

Yeah, but those skills were 4x the cost of painting, and 12x the cost of reading on my skill tree, so guess where the points went? :lol:

I knew there was a reason for this...  *looks over his character sheet* Apparently I even stole points from Real Life Interaction for other stuff and bought a few points of Interwebz Speak at a reduced rate.

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School is back in and thus, my mortal enemy, the crossing guard returns. <_<

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2 minutes ago, hiddenone32 said:

I knew there was a reason for this...  *looks over his character sheet* Apparently I even stole points from Real Life Interaction for other stuff and bought a few points of Interwebz Speak at a reduced rate.

What were your class skills? I got Reading and Useless trivia at half xp cost, and +5 to cats. But I had to take the 'Obscure obsessions' flaw, though really, is that a flaw in the days of the internet?

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25 minutes ago, hiddenone32 said:

Morning, all.

 

Wait!  Putting points into dealing with people was an option?  This explains a lot...

 

15 minutes ago, Argentee said:

Yeah, but those skills were 4x the cost of painting, and 12x the cost of reading on my skill tree, so guess where the points went? :lol:

 

I know that was mostly joking, but I've seen claims that this is one of the biggest differences between typical nerds and typical norms. Successful social interaction, especially in weird hothouse atmospheres like high school, takes a lot of effort. Nerds tend not to see the cost:benefit ratio for that effort as favorable.

 

9 minutes ago, Dilvish the Deliverer said:

Well, it's now time to start working on my latest idea for Reaper Con.  I might even be able to finish in time.

 

I need to figure out how to make books.  I need at least 50 of them, in varying shapes and sizes, ranging from open to closed.  I figure either a foam core or wooden center with a cardboard binding might work.  I may need to carve or sculpt the open ones.  Was also thinking of using actual paper for pages and seeing if it looks ok that way.  Time to experiment!

 

Onion skin paper is a good choice for pages for model books. It folds more easily when stacked and you can imply more pages with a similar stack.

 

4 minutes ago, Guindyloo said:

School is back in and thus, my mortal enemy, the crossing guard returns. <_<

 

You can take him. I just know it.

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