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Old 05-08-2012, 03:45 PM   #1802027  /  #1
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Poliics and Current Proceedings, in light of our other druggie forums.
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Old 05-08-2012, 03:50 PM   #1802036  /  #2
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Old 05-08-2012, 03:59 PM   #1802045  /  #3
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Politics should simply be renamed Dope
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Old 05-08-2012, 04:00 PM   #1802049  /  #4
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Old 05-08-2012, 04:06 PM   #1802055  /  #5
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Discourse of political economy

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Old 05-08-2012, 04:20 PM   #1802067  /  #6
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No it's better just as Dope.
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Old 05-08-2012, 05:16 PM   #1802103  /  #7
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I like teeth's suggestion (if the typo is corrected, at least)

dug's suggestion (Circular Rhetoric And Cocky Knowitalls) would work for Philosophy, maybe?
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Old 05-08-2012, 06:00 PM   #1802192  /  #8
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No, i say we leave philosophy as it is, just so people know that philosophy is an unhealthy addiction, but there's help available.
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Old 05-09-2012, 06:25 PM   #1802957  /  #9
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Old 05-09-2012, 06:33 PM   #1802965  /  #10
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Gotta do something about Physical Sciences.

Before we started doing the druggy thing, there was a nice parallel between "Life Sciences" and "Physical Sciences". But now, having "Discussions" as part of the name of one of them and not the other, that's a really bad aesthetic clash.
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Old 05-09-2012, 06:36 PM   #1802967  /  #11
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Math should be "Godel's And Your Mathematics Are Not Sufficiently Explaining X"
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I need admin approval for this stat!!
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Old 05-09-2012, 10:44 PM   #1803185  /  #15
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You dont need admin approval for gay man sex, dude.
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Old 05-09-2012, 11:49 PM   #1803234  /  #16
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No no no....I am talking the forum rename!
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Old 05-11-2012, 02:36 PM   #1804382  /  #17
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Old 05-12-2012, 10:14 AM   #1805152  /  #18
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Gotta do something about Physical Sciences.

Before we started doing the druggy thing, there was a nice parallel between "Life Sciences" and "Physical Sciences". But now, having "Discussions" as part of the name of one of them and not the other, that's a really bad aesthetic clash.
I hate "Life Sciences" vs "Physical Sciences"

wtf?

Life isn't physical? I know we are a post-atheist board and all that, but, really.
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Old 05-12-2012, 11:18 AM   #1805164  /  #19
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Way to aspie up the thread beepy.
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Old 05-12-2012, 04:14 PM   #1805222  /  #20
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Howzabout "Breastfeeding and Other Rants"?
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Old 05-12-2012, 04:51 PM   #1805234  /  #21
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I hate "Life Sciences" vs "Physical Sciences"

wtf?

Life isn't physical? I know we are a post-atheist board and all that, but, really.
Think of it as an idiom.
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Old 05-12-2012, 04:56 PM   #1805237  /  #22
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All of the name changes suck, and the drug motif is about as funny as the Bart for mod campaign.
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All of the name changes suck, and the drug motif is about as funny as the Bart for mod campaign.


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Old 05-12-2012, 05:25 PM   #1805258  /  #24
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You're right, it's positively hilarious that some of the forums have incredibly awkward-looking names that can be abbreviated with the same initials as well-known recreational drugs! It's so original and subtle and outrageous that it has to be funny.
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Old 05-12-2012, 05:49 PM   #1805282  /  #25
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You're right, it's positively hilarious that some of the forums have incredibly awkward-looking names that can be abbreviated with the same initials as well-known recreational drugs! It's so original and subtle and outrageous that it has to be funny.
Jesus fucking christ.....like it will stay that way for any extended period.
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