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by freezeblade
Sat Feb 16, 2019 12:51 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Trump presidency
Replies: 8352
Views: 699129

Re: Trump presidency

That actually kinda sounds like an upside, to me. While building the wall is hard to characterize as "peaceful" exactly, at least it's still building something, not destroying it, and if in order to build it we have to do less destroying of other things, that's kinda nice I guess. While I...
by freezeblade
Fri Feb 15, 2019 6:33 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Trump presidency
Replies: 8352
Views: 699129

Re: Trump presidency

Seems like the perfect moment for Congresspeople from both parties to band together to stop this madness. If they don't, Trump might as well start calling himself God-Emperor, because any semblance of democracy will be gone at that point. Republicans haven't found their spines in the last two years...
by freezeblade
Thu Feb 14, 2019 11:43 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Trump presidency
Replies: 8352
Views: 699129

Re: Trump presidency

Well, I guess he shouldn't declare a fake state of emergency to get his way then? It's opening the floodgates and everyone knows it, too bad he literally doesn't give a shit about anything except himself and appeasing his base, damn the facts and future repercussions.
by freezeblade
Thu Feb 14, 2019 11:02 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The "Thread Necromancy" Game
Replies: 17190
Views: 1568907

Re: The "Thread Necromancy" Game

SPAWN MORE OVERLORDS
by freezeblade
Thu Feb 14, 2019 10:57 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Trump presidency
Replies: 8352
Views: 699129

Re: Trump presidency

Sure. Do this.

I hope the democrats use the same powers once in office to declare a national emergency on health care, or environmental issues and steamroll any republican obstruction in the process.
by freezeblade
Thu Feb 14, 2019 10:50 pm UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: The Mafia with the Golden Gun (Evening 003)
Replies: 290
Views: 4269

Re: The Mafia with the Golden Gun (Day 003)

somitomi wrote:How many people do you reckon have a gun?


I'm willing to bet somewhere around half.

I don't think these are full vigs, but reduced in scope, such as a limited number of bullets, or only on certain nights, or they are loud (it's known when they are shot off, and where. Silencers a possibility)
by freezeblade
Thu Feb 14, 2019 5:57 pm UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: The Gojoe Memorial Mafia Discussion Thread
Replies: 32420
Views: 2334380

Re: The Gojoe Memorial Mafia Discussion Thread

Well, us California folks will wait!
by freezeblade
Thu Feb 14, 2019 5:56 pm UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: The Mafia with the Golden Gun (Evening 003)
Replies: 290
Views: 4269

Re: The Mafia with the Golden Gun (Day 003)

What is the Solex Agitator anyway?
by freezeblade
Tue Feb 12, 2019 11:24 pm UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: The Mafia with the Golden Gun (Evening 003)
Replies: 290
Views: 4269

Re: The Mafia with the Golden Gun (Day 003)

I know I have an ability that, were I to be arrested, I would be back out the next day. It's odd that you are aware of it while Wam claims he wasn't and Mark seemed to imply the same. I also have this mechanic. Although I will say that it is not as cut and dry as "arrest immune" (granted ...
by freezeblade
Tue Feb 12, 2019 6:18 pm UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: The Mafia with the Golden Gun (Evening 003)
Replies: 290
Views: 4269

Re: The Mafia with the Golden Gun (Day 003)

It's only flawless if your assumptions about the setup and mechanics are correct. And well *gestures to everyone still alive*
by freezeblade
Tue Feb 12, 2019 5:59 pm UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: The Mafia with the Golden Gun (Evening 003)
Replies: 290
Views: 4269

Re: The Mafia with the Golden Gun (Day 003)

Well, I for one don't like this, as we basically NL'd two days in a row, and have no extra information (that people are willing to divulge). My actions failed last night (well, the ones that weren't defensive actions, which I didn't get any feedback on). I tried to follow someone, and lost them in a...
by freezeblade
Tue Feb 12, 2019 1:12 am UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: The Mafia with the Golden Gun (Evening 003)
Replies: 290
Views: 4269

Re: The Mafia with the Golden Gun (Evening 002)

I guess I'm really not understanding this game, as it appears again that we have all the players in the game still.

Does anyone have any idea what the hell is going on?
by freezeblade
Fri Feb 08, 2019 10:29 pm UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: The Gojoe Memorial Mafia Discussion Thread
Replies: 32420
Views: 2334380

Re: The Gojoe Memorial Mafia Discussion Thread

Golden Gun Holy shit is this game complicated. With all the mechanics, devices, activity in the night, I really have no idea what is going on. I mean, I have a general sense, but it seems everyone else has way more information than me, because they seem to be forging ahead with a strategy that seems...
by freezeblade
Fri Feb 08, 2019 9:41 pm UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: The Mafia with the Golden Gun (Evening 003)
Replies: 290
Views: 4269

Re: The Mafia with the Golden Gun (Day 002)

Why are you not voting for Mark? Because I haven't decided how far into this "arrest all the people!" strategy I'm gong to follow though with. There's been a bit more activity from mark than D1, so I'm not sure how I feel about him now, and piling on votes into a strategy I'm not 100% on ...
by freezeblade
Fri Feb 08, 2019 6:04 pm UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: The Mafia with the Golden Gun (Evening 003)
Replies: 290
Views: 4269

Re: The Mafia with the Golden Gun (Day 002)

Just to get discussion going though, why did so many people visit besse's safe house last night? (yes, I know.) I'm aware of three, I think. I'm aware of 5 total. Bessie, I read very quickly, and didn't see a link! I'll go back to check now. By any chance did it have anything to do with a football?
by freezeblade
Thu Feb 07, 2019 8:22 pm UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: The Mafia with the Golden Gun (Evening 003)
Replies: 290
Views: 4269

Re: The Mafia with the Golden Gun (Day 002)

In the interest in "at least we'll see how this works" and to avoid a repeat of yesterday vote: wam I know that this is a spy game, so info is more along the lines of rumor and intrigue but I'm still wrapping my head around proceeding. Just to get discussion going though, why did so many p...
by freezeblade
Thu Feb 07, 2019 6:03 pm UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: The Mafia with the Golden Gun (Evening 003)
Replies: 290
Views: 4269

Re: The Mafia with the Golden Gun (Day 002)

@Bessie why should I claim and no one else yourself included wants to claim. Because I know what you did Well, what did they do? You can't just dangle that out there, give up the gossip! New plan? I'm really struggling to get my head around to to progress the game, as nobody seems to want to treat ...
by freezeblade
Wed Feb 06, 2019 1:06 am UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: The Mafia with the Golden Gun (Evening 003)
Replies: 290
Views: 4269

Re: The Mafia with the Golden Gun (Day 002)

I'm not sure if enough is known about the mechanics of the game to do something as drastic as the lights out strategy (possible hidden mechanics, or powers which will mess with results/votes) this is spy themed, so having roles/powers which work on subterfuge, secrecy, and manipulation is a large po...
by freezeblade
Tue Feb 05, 2019 11:03 pm UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: The Mafia with the Golden Gun (Evening 003)
Replies: 290
Views: 4269

Re: The Mafia with the Golden Gun (Day 002)

My money is on "got lucky" as a game with only a hammer lynch and no night kill would be...I'm not sure if I could call it mafia?
by freezeblade
Fri Feb 01, 2019 8:11 pm UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: The Mafia with the Golden Gun (Evening 003)
Replies: 290
Views: 4269

Re: The Mafia with the Golden Gun (D1)

Hey folks, I'm about to sign off from work for the weekend, as I'm moving this weekend! (spoiler for details) From East Oakland (the sketchy zone) to Berkeley Hills (Much nicer). So I'm super stoked, moving into a complex with family, what used to be the old commune, now split in...
by freezeblade
Fri Feb 01, 2019 7:05 pm UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: The Mafia with the Golden Gun (Evening 003)
Replies: 290
Views: 4269

Re: The Mafia with the Golden Gun (D1)

Isn't it L-2? we have 8 players, so 5 to lynch, you have 3 votes.
by freezeblade
Fri Feb 01, 2019 4:56 pm UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: The Mafia with the Golden Gun (Evening 003)
Replies: 290
Views: 4269

Re: The Mafia with the Golden Gun (D1)

Yeah, as said above, NL is no good, just because there is an even number of players doesn't mean it's suddenly the best option.

vote: Mark_Cangila

Because a lurker lynch is better than NL.
by freezeblade
Thu Jan 31, 2019 9:50 pm UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: The Mafia with the Golden Gun (Evening 003)
Replies: 290
Views: 4269

Re: The Mafia with the Golden Gun (D1)

How about you start with what makes me "votable" ?

It's the early part of D1 FFS, and there's nearly no content, let alone enough to be "votable"
by freezeblade
Thu Jan 31, 2019 9:40 pm UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: The Mafia with the Golden Gun (Evening 003)
Replies: 290
Views: 4269

Re: The Mafia with the Golden Gun (D1)

Make my case on what exactly?
by freezeblade
Thu Jan 31, 2019 5:18 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The "Thread Necromancy" Game
Replies: 17190
Views: 1568907

Re: The "Thread Necromancy" Game

mas tiempo
by freezeblade
Thu Jan 31, 2019 5:11 pm UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: The Mafia with the Golden Gun (Evening 003)
Replies: 290
Views: 4269

Re: The Mafia with the Golden Gun (D1)

wam wrote:Being called sabrar?

On a more serious note given the mechanics etc I am wondering if a NL is more practical than normal. Still not sure if it's a good idea.


I'm very against NL on day 1, and FOS on wam for even floating the idea in passing.
by freezeblade
Thu Jan 31, 2019 12:41 am UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: The Mafia with the Golden Gun (Evening 003)
Replies: 290
Views: 4269

Re: The Mafia with the Golden Gun (D1)

I don't know if the typical wisdom about balancing numbers can be applied to this setup, which appears to be not only power-heavy, but also with varying forms of non-traditional mechanisms, which could easily throw our concepts of "balance" for a loop.
by freezeblade
Wed Jan 30, 2019 10:15 pm UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: The Mafia with the Golden Gun (Evening 003)
Replies: 290
Views: 4269

Re: The Mafia with the Golden Gun (D1)

...They wouldn't?
by freezeblade
Wed Jan 30, 2019 6:15 pm UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: Pizza Toppings
Replies: 140
Views: 44002

Re: Pizza Toppings

Fresh garlic, i use one those fancy garlic press things to sprinkle on top. Garlicccccc yum. Basically roasts itself being on top like that and the press makws it tiny bits so you dont get an overkill bite and doesnt lose the delish juices. I hate cleaning those things though. I've found that it's ...
by freezeblade
Wed Jan 30, 2019 1:01 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Trump presidency
Replies: 8352
Views: 699129

Re: Trump presidency

The Great Hippo wrote:Are any of you even trying, anymore?


They haven't been trying ever since they begun backing Trump, as the daily hypocrisy was just far too obvious and glaring to defend. So they stopped trying to explain or defend it, descending into Orwellian double-speak seamlessly.
by freezeblade
Tue Jan 29, 2019 10:48 pm UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: Pizza Toppings
Replies: 140
Views: 44002

Re: Pizza Toppings

Zohar wrote:While I generally prefer red sauce, that sounds pretty good. And roasted garlic is always a welcome addition on pizza for me.


You mean roasted garlic is a welcome addition to literately anything.

Seriously though. Roast garlic life.
by freezeblade
Tue Jan 29, 2019 10:48 pm UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: The Gojoe Memorial Mafia Discussion Thread
Replies: 32420
Views: 2334380

Re: The Gojoe Memorial Mafia Discussion Thread

Golden Gun You are the loyal MI6 operative Lieutenant Hip. You are acting under cover as Freezeblade. Safename: Sean Tell Holy Fuck, I'm not mafia for once. That's exciting! I bet that I'll still be lynched day 1-2, due to scummy meta. Seems like there's a huge amount of little widge...
by freezeblade
Tue Jan 29, 2019 9:54 pm UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: The Mafia with the Golden Gun (Evening 003)
Replies: 290
Views: 4269

Re: The Mafia with the Golden Gun (D1)

Confirmed, HQ
by freezeblade
Mon Jan 28, 2019 5:07 pm UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: Food fleeting thoughts
Replies: 221
Views: 39549

Re: Food fleeting thoughts

As far as "fake meat" for breakfast burritos, I've found that the "soyrizo" chorizo replacement as a pretty damn good replacement, as the meat protein isn't the star anyhow.
by freezeblade
Fri Jan 25, 2019 11:55 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Trump presidency
Replies: 8352
Views: 699129

Re: Trump presidency

ucim wrote:
freezeblade wrote:...pleading guilty to all seven counts.
Where does it say he pled guilty? I read through it and only saw that he vowed to fight the charges.

Jose


You're right. I missed a "not" in my typing, I'll correct it now.
by freezeblade
Fri Jan 25, 2019 6:16 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Trump presidency
Replies: 8352
Views: 699129

Re: Trump presidency

Trump Confidant Rodger Stone arrested and Indited, pleading not guilty to all seven counts. (https://www.nytimes.com/2019/01/25/us/p ... eller.html) It's beginning to heat up.
by freezeblade
Fri Jan 25, 2019 12:22 am UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: The Gojoe Memorial Mafia Discussion Thread
Replies: 32420
Views: 2334380

Re: The Gojoe Memorial Mafia Discussion Thread

I really should change my avatar back to it's former state, if I can find the file, it could get a touch confusing.

Edit: fixed.

(For clarity in future reading, I still had Snark's avatar, a holdover from the last metamafia)
by freezeblade
Thu Jan 24, 2019 7:38 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Police misbehavior thread
Replies: 6515
Views: 1026501

Re: Police misbehavior thread

The above, combined with the "I've got mine, so fuck you" attitude is the disease that permeates the fabric of American society, concentrated more closely in the religious right than other demographics. The fight against this contingent is closely aligned to the fight between the right and...
by freezeblade
Thu Jan 24, 2019 6:18 pm UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: Today I Made:
Replies: 4616
Views: 869474

Re: Today I Made:

Got a new book written by a local chef on infused baked/cooked goodies (I'm sure you can guess the type, this being the SF bay area), and I'll be attempting the second recipe from it: truffles. The twist is that there's no cream, just coconut milk/cream, which should work the same, but I've never at...
by freezeblade
Thu Jan 24, 2019 5:43 pm UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: The Gojoe Memorial Mafia Discussion Thread
Replies: 32420
Views: 2334380

Re: The Gojoe Memorial Mafia Discussion Thread

bessie wrote:[...]what are the odds of being scum with wam and freezeblade again anyway?? :shock:


Don't tempt the mafia gods!

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