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  1. Shining Raichu
    April 30th, 2014 9:21 AM
    Shining Raichu
    My notifications said you out a VM on my wall which started with "oh yay feel free to post here" or something like that but I don't see it on my wall or in our convo feed

    That article is amazing, I love The Onion and The Daily Currant, I'd love to write things for them haha. What you wrote me in that PM however is making less sense and your talking over the last few days in general has seemed less and less sane, in a spiral of sure downward mobility

    Let me now read the PM again and see what I can see, watch this space!
  2. Shining Raichu
    April 23rd, 2014 5:46 AM
    Shining Raichu
  3. Shining Raichu
    April 19th, 2014 7:16 AM
    Shining Raichu
    Confringo. Just constantly. Just blow ♥♥♥♥ up, jab and run, jab and run. How about you?

    I keep hearing great things about The Walking Dead but I've yet to see any of it! I have to get through so much TV and reading at this point it's not funny
  4. Shining Raichu
    April 11th, 2014 8:41 AM
    Shining Raichu
    The dwarf population might have an issue with my requirements but when it comes down to it I'm pretty sure I can take them.

    And yes PC did do an April Fools joke this year, but you'd be forgiven for missing it lol. Basically the admins put the names of each forum on a rotating thing so that every time you refreshed the page each forum title said something different and funny. When you reply to this remind me to send you screen shots. I'd do it now but it's nearly 3am and I'm on my laptop while the screenshots are on my iPad lol

    Also Dipu (the other mod of my section) made a thread claiming that he was going to shut down Chit Chat Cafe... which was completely lame and embarrassing to me personally yet some people actually fell for it.
  5. Shining Raichu
    April 8th, 2014 8:37 AM
    Shining Raichu
    Well I don't know that he's usurping anything to be perfectly honest, I've still yet to meet the boy and it's been a fair few days now since I've heard anything about it. For all I know he's found another place and moved right on in lol.

    Though it wouldn't be a terrible thing, I think Luke and I are managing quite well on our own. I'd be happy to wait for someone special to move in, perhaps somebody English and of more than one metre in height.
  6. Shining Raichu
    April 7th, 2014 9:31 PM
    Shining Raichu
    Oh silly boy, you're meant to put the metre ruler up the wall next to you, mark where a meter is and then put the ruler above that to find out the rest!

    But I'm glad to know you're more than a metre tall, I could never be friends with anybody less. I'm kind of like an amusement park ride, you must be a certain height to enter... that came out sexual, though in hindsight I don't know what else I might have expected from that analogy.

    I can do better than tell you whether he's hot, I'll show you a picture and put you in the awkward straight-man position of having to decide that for yourself.

    I for one think he's absolutely adorable. Whether he's nice or not remains to be seen, I haven't actually met him yet lol
  7. Shining Raichu
    April 1st, 2014 1:47 AM
    Shining Raichu
    I sat down two nights ago to write you a thing, but alas it was not to be. But here I am, my trusty Tuesday night upon us once again, with some actual time!

    Firstly, are British boys famously short? I'm unaware of how the British stack up on The Scale of International Tallness. Did it occur to you to find a tape measure (or 12inch ruler, depending on what "taller than British boys" actually means ) and measure yourself? I NEED NUMBERS I NEED TO KNOW IF I AM TALLER THAN YOU OR NOT SO I CAN ASSSERT MY AUTHORITY OVER THE VERTICALLY CHALLENGED.

    We actually might have a potential new housemate so if you wanna take me up on that offer time is running out fast
  8. Shining Raichu
    March 23rd, 2014 8:02 AM
    Shining Raichu
    Also I'm considering changing my name to Katholic Nun when my time with this name is up... can you convincingly photoshop a Kardashian girl onto my avatar?
  9. Shining Raichu
    March 22nd, 2014 7:56 AM
    Shining Raichu
    Yeah, take a look at the wall now

    Out of curiosity, how tall are you? I've never really imagined you as being a particular height, so for all I know you could be miniscule or even taller than my Australian-bred self!

    I have not seen That One Guy On YouTube Who Can Draw Half A Deer With One Hand And Finish It With The Other, but he sounds like quite the handy man to have around! What else does he do that he starts with one hand and finishes with the other?

    In Heaven, they dream of Hell. Even in the afterlife, the grass is always greener, the fire always brighter, on the other side.

  10. Shining Raichu
    March 18th, 2014 4:24 AM
    Shining Raichu
    We don't age less quickly, but we do grow taller from the wide open spaces and fresh air. Not saying that that has anything to do with the time difference, but it is another interesting factoid since we're so into those lately!

    OK I shall respond to some of your factoids since you paid me this very kind consideration

    1. You could never be the devil, I too suffer from can't-be-arsed-to-shave syndrome, which leaves me sometimes with up to a four day growth before I can't stand it anymore and have to fix it. As to where the practice began, I'd say it was on the corn fields where the men who we now call Amish but back then were just called men decided "man this facial growth is hot, I need to plough these corn fields without it". Then they went home and (many in unison) found their wives' kitchen knives and discovered very quickly that using them was a mistake. This led to the invention of the razor. True story you can Google it along with the story of the first milked cow.


    4. All but one happened in the Summer-ish time, but it wasn't an issue trust me haha.

    5. I saw it as a child but don't remember much about it at all except for "How do you solve a problem like Maria" and a quite tedious scene where the children had to do a goodbye number before they went upstairs to bed from their fathers' cocktail party.

    8. You misunderstand. I am not ideologically opposed to cuddles or cuddling. I feel I would make a very decent cuddle-giver and receiver (as you can tell by the open and natural air with which I talk about them). What I have an issue with is people talking about how they like cuddles. If I'm on Grindr and somebody says "I like cuddles" or "do you wanna come over for cuddles" I immediately shudder hit the block button faster than Jesus wakes up when he dreams of nails.

    9. WELL JEL AHAHAHA i love lower class England. They're fun.

    10. I'm workin' on it. But by the time I get there you'll be in Bloody Florida.

    OK now I have some news! It's part good, part bad news. So... my housemate Scott is moving out. We all sat down and had a talk and we agreed that when the lease comes up in May, we won't be re-signing it with him. He's annoying and he and Luke just don't get along (and they're home a lot together) so it should be a positive change for all of us. Unfortunately... this also means money will be tight until we can find somebody new, since all the bills we split three ways will now be split two ways instead. So what I'm getting at is... you interested in moving in? :D
  11. Shining Raichu
    March 11th, 2014 5:19 PM
    Shining Raichu
    It's gotten to the point in our friendship now where I'm honestly not sure which little factoids you know about me, so I'll shoot you ten in the hopes that there are at least seven among them that you don't know!

    1. I hate beards on myself and others and firmly believe that people who grow them voluntarily are of the devil or compensating for a lack of manliness within themselves.
    2. I got my finger caught in a chair this morning resulting in both skin tearing and significant bruising under my fingernail which makes it really hurt to type. SEE? YOU SEE HOW MUCH I LOVE YOU?
    3. I'm left handed which makes this all the more tragic.
    4. Every sexual relation that has happened in my life that was not with Luke has occurred outdoors.
    5. I did not know that that picture was from The Sound of Music.
    6. My least favourite word in the English language is 'inappropriate'
    7. My favourite word in the English language begins with an F and ends in "ellatio"
    8. My biggest turn-off is people who talk about how they like or want cuddles.
    9. My record for movie seen the most at the cinema is Catching Fire at 7 times, followed by The Avengers at 6 and Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part II at 5.
    10. I live a 21 hour flight away from you.

    What exactly will the story be that the journalists are clamouring for? That two friends in separate countries both got rich and famous? No, I think we need more than this. Perhaps we should live together but in separate wings of a mega mansion that stretches the length of London to Florida. Perhaps we could adopt a black child together that neither of us have much to do with and is raised by a nanny who lives in another wing of our mansion.The one placed on the Pacific Ocean. Perhaps you could tell them about that time you were typing me a message, even though you really needed to take a crap. The possibilities are endless!
  12. Shining Raichu
    March 11th, 2014 7:00 AM
    Shining Raichu
    Our right or their right?

    I certainly hope you mean our right, because the one on our left has that look of just the perfect amount of disdain to convey my usual energy. Not too much, not too little. Just enough to show a general dissatisfaction with the running of all things worldly.

    Also how is bringing you crisps only a four hour flight? Where on earth do you think I live, Belgium?

    So I have an addition to my story about The Hopeless Romantic Who I Didn't Want. I was standing in the line at KFC on Saturday evening (as one does) and I looked to my left when I noticed somebody coming in. It was Him and one of his female friends. I quickly looked away before he could spot me, though I'm guessing he did anyway, because two minutes later without even ordering, he and his friend left without a word.

    I can now tick 'Drive Somebody Out of KFC Using Only My Presence' from my bucket list.

    Just as you've now added &quot;give somebody the flick&quot; to yours. I hope you get to achieve that dream some day. I truly do.

  13. Shining Raichu
    March 5th, 2014 6:18 AM
    Shining Raichu
    The nunnery has been kind to me my child and has given me sufficient time to speak with my dearest friend Gregory Barrels of The Cotswolds. Their only stipulation is that I must wear the penguin at all times, keep the tracker on my ankle and never speak ill of The Nunnery. Failing to adhere to any of these will result in a SWAT team of nuns descending from the ceiling as though materialising from thin air with a blaze of gunfire from which - try as I might - I could not possibly hope to protect you.

    Anyway the main gossip is about how I finally gave that guy the flick. I didn't want to hurt his feelings as he is a genuinely nice guy but I told him that what he would need in a relationship and what I could offer are two very different things and I would only make him unhappy so it's best we leave it now rather than when we have more invested.

    He took it very well and was very enthusiastic that we should remain friends, and we chatted for a while but then I haven't heard from him since... and this was two days ago.

    So yeah.

    That wasn't really as interesting or gossipy as it felt in my head when it was happening at the time lol. Anything exciting with you?

    Oh also I'm organising my apartment this weekend, which is not exciting to anybody but myself however I've organised for both housemates to bugger off and leave me to transform the place. I've spent $300 in Howard's Storage World just buying storage solutions and I'm probably going to have to go back out on Saturday and get more because I'm addicted to it like porn or ecstasy.
  14. Shining Raichu
    February 28th, 2014 6:17 AM
    Shining Raichu
    Also we don't sing in my nunnery, it's subbed out for target practice which I would not miss for the world
  15. Shining Raichu
    February 28th, 2014 6:16 AM
    Shining Raichu
    When you allow your fingers to make decisions for you there's bound to be a certain degree of hit-and-miss. The origins of cow milking, for instance, we can call a hit (unless you're a- lactose intolerant or b- a cow), but the invention of the noose-knot might slide easily into the miss column.

    Your alacrity is appreciated, whatever it means!

About Me

  • About Barrels
    I was born. Then I grew up. But that wasn’t fun, so I grew back down again and started catching Pokémon.

    Most people are decent - and the more friends you make, the better life gets. So if you'd like to say hi, go ahead and do that thing! ;)
    I like creating. Writing, drawing, vidding, programming… you name it, there’s a good chance I’ve failed abysmally at it. (Probably had fun though.)

    In general? Philosophising about stuff I’ll never know, reading Brian Michael Bendis, ordering things I have no need of from Amazon, arting around in Photoshop and watching old Munsters episodes. Not all at the same time.
    Three thousand miles from home
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    Favorite Pokémon
    Snorlax. Since forever. I used to dream about getting a big ol’ Snorlax-shaped beanbag.

    …Who am I kidding? I *still* dream about that.
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