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  1. BadSheep
    2 Weeks Ago 6:23 PM
    BadSheep
    so you are a closet fascist? ya know, Hitler was a socialist-fascist (i know you prefer many socialist aspects in economics). xD Im just kidding haha! Please dont take offense! To be honest tho, Mein Kampf seems pretty interesting to read. As well as the communist manifesto.

    Fiction is great. I prefer it over biographies and autobiographies (i find them boring). What are your favorite genres?
  2. BadSheep
    2 Weeks Ago 6:00 PM
    BadSheep
    Im reading too many political books at once lol. I mostly read them for the parts i find most interesting, but my goal is to read them all to the full extent while highlighting the key parts.

    Defending the Undefendable by Dr. Walter Block (read like 1/5 of it)

    FREEDOM! by Adam Kokesh (second time reading, almost done the second time)

    Man, Economy, and State, with Power and Market by Murray Rothbard (its over 1000 pages, help me)

    For a New Liberty: A Libertarian Manifesto by Murray Rothbard (very enlightening)

    and the book I linked you too. This technically isn't a book, but I'm also reading this:

    Universally Preferable Behaviour: A Rational Proof of Secular Ethics by Stefan Molyneux (NAP ftw!)

    And of course the Attack on Titan manga (gotta have something fun in there)
  3. BadSheep
    3 Weeks Ago 5:01 PM
    BadSheep
    http://www.iea.org.uk/publications/r...-third-way-soc

    ^interesting book. its available for free after you click the link, there should be a download button. idk how much space it takes up, so sorry about that. I haven't read the whole thing yet, but so far its interesting (especially the part on women's opportunities).

    I dont want to force you to read it, so if you dont want to, you dont have to. The man is only anti welfare state, and actually is in support of welfare (so it wont contradict your beliefs there too much).
  4. BadSheep
    3 Weeks Ago 8:04 AM
    BadSheep
    Verbal harassment is the threat of violence. Sexual harassment is violence, as well as physical harassment. What else are the other kinds of verbal harassment you are referring to (and how they are different from the threat of violence)?
  5. BadSheep
    3 Weeks Ago 6:45 AM
    BadSheep
    And harassment is the threat of violence, which is wrong. However, a law making harassment might have more negative effects than positive because the people crazy enough to harass dont care about the law and the law may begin to extend to barriers on free speech.
  6. BadSheep
    3 Weeks Ago 6:03 AM
    BadSheep
    I think she was implying breaking freedom of speech. However, I was thinking if there was a way to please both sides and keep free speech. Politely telling them to stop or walking away is a solution, but what do you think in the case when one can't do that, or its not working?
  7. BadSheep
    3 Weeks Ago 5:33 AM
    BadSheep
    Eureka means "I have found it" in Greek. Archemedes said it.

    Freedom to not hear is the freedom to not hear words that I dont like.
  8. BadSheep
    3 Weeks Ago 8:36 PM
    BadSheep
    Eureka! Haha! I have found the statistic I needed (creds to US census)!

    That overthinking thing I need to work out lol. I think I just need to rephrase what Im thinking in my head. Rather than a statistic I'm trying to find that doesnt have anything to do with it, all i need to say is "charities allocate resources better than government redistribution because blah blah blah." the trick is to just get your mind off of it and go back to it. that strategy usually works for me.

    Im tired. Im going to bed. ill msg again in the morning. In the mean time, I need a good conversation starter. uhhhh... idk. lemme ask a deep question for a conversation that my english teacher brought up. It sort of a PC question: Freedom to say whatever vs. Freedom to not hear.
  9. BadSheep
    3 Weeks Ago 8:14 PM
    BadSheep
    True. I know the point I'm trying to make, but at the same time Im dont lol. Im sort of confusing myself. ill finish it up tomorrow and tuesday because i need it for school. hopefully my teacher wont hate me because she is extremely liberal. Im uber conservative as you know (well, economically I'm more right than right, but socially I'm more left than left lol). I guess my position is classical liberalism because the definitions have changed...
  10. BadSheep
    3 Weeks Ago 7:51 PM
    BadSheep
    So where were we last time we spoke?

    In the mean time I just started an essay about welfare, but I'm having difficulty finding sources with the information I want (its not a credibility issue, its just that the point I'm making is super specific I guess lol).
  11. Estrello
    3 Weeks Ago 4:41 AM
    Estrello
    Tell fox I forgot he lived in a desert and to you I wrote that you oft have mountainous islands because it's already a mountain under the sea that comes up.
  12. Estrello
    3 Weeks Ago 4:40 AM
    Estrello
    My skype keeps crahing mid message
  13. IcyIce
    3 Weeks Ago 6:55 PM
    IcyIce
    Yeah I thought you would need to. Kinda just letting you know I got a new one up lol. But please delete the other one from the list. I will delete the original sign up so no one will get confused if the new character is accepted.
  14. IcyIce
    3 Weeks Ago 2:17 PM
    IcyIce
    Hey, I pulled my first character form the Sinnoh RP, because I didn't like the direction it was going in for him. I did, however, make a new SU for a new character. And was wondering if I could go ahead and start posting with it so I could get caught up. I know no much has went on, but it looks like there are at least a few active characters still.
  15. Infinite
    3 Weeks Ago 6:43 AM
    Infinite
    Ice is Ice, Rika is Fire...

    Are you going to be Electricity now

About Me

  • About gimmepie
    Biography
    Hi whoever is reading this

    I'm gimmepie (obviously not my actual name, but I prefer not to use that on PC). I'm 19 years old, have high-funtioning autism and am an Australian. Currently I am studying Primary School Education at university and I work somewhat casually as a ballroom dance coach at my studio.

    This is my third year now as a member of PC and I thoroughly enjoy it here. You can primarily find me typing up a storm in the Roleplay Corner or quite often sharing my love of music in the song-rating thread in Forum Games but I tend to pop up in all kinds of places.

    I like to think I'm a friendly guy, albeit stubborn and opinionated, so if you feel like talking just drop me a VM or PM and I'll probably reply as soon as I see it.

    PC Supporter since 2014 (Currently Crystal Tier)
    Moderator of the Roleplay Theatre since June 2015
    Moderator of the Round Table since September 2015

    Most RPs GM'd at once: Six (I'm pretty sure that's a record but I dunno)
    Interests
    My interests are pretty varied and they keep me sane when I'm supposed to be studying.

    As I said before I teach at my local ballroom studio, I also train there myself as I am also a competitor. Dancing is one of the most important parts of my life.

    I also love music, a very wide range of it too. I listen to everything from Rock to rap to country. My favourite band is Linkin Park but there are many other artists I love (far too many to list here so VM me if you're curious).

    Pokemon has been a part of my life since I was about six. My first game was Pokemon Stadium for the N64 and I watched the anime religiously. These days I'm still in love with the franchise and I buy the main series games whenever they come out. I also sometimes battle on PCs Showdown server. These days I'm not as fond of the anime, but I haven't seen X/Y yet so I don't know.

    I am a big lover of improvisational and stand-up comedy. I am arguably the biggest fan of Whose Line Is It Anyway in my country and I spend hours watching it and stand-up shows. I often consider giving stand-up a shot, but I struggle to be funny on cue and I don't have a very good stage presence.

    I'm not much of a gamer, but I do enjoy a bit of gaming sometimes. My favourite game is The Last of Us but Starcraft 2 is a close second.

    I am an anime lover and, unlike Western shows with which I am very picky about genre, I will watch almost any genre. My favourite anime of all time is Higurashi no Naku Koro ni.
    Location
    Australia
    Gender
    Male ♂
    Occupation
    Student, Dance Teacher, Charity Event Organiser and Manager
    Nature
    Mild
    Also Known As
    GP, Gimme, Pie
    Favorite Pokémon
    Charizard
    Sceptile
    Kangaskhan
    Lucario
    Feraligatr
    Typhlosion
    Infernape
    Mew
    Mewtwo
    Arceus
    Zekrom
    Victini
    Staraptor
    Greninja
    Carbink and many more.
    Battle Server Name
    gimmepie
    X&Y/OR&AS In-Game Name
    Loc
  • Friend Safari Fields
    You know what this is.
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    Ground
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This member has really surpassed their newbie days and has become a wonderful asset to the community! Congratulations!
Awarded: July 17th, 2013 8:02 AM
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Control freak, a living fairytale or just simply almighty? "Won the voting of Best GM in the RPA of one month."
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You've kept the same pair for over a year. The worst is now over! Wait... wasn't this just supposed to be for fun?
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Not getting rusty
I remember when this roleplay started, the world was different and so was I, a dozen months into the distant past...
Awarded: November 25th, 2015 12:00 PM
Hey, you cool
You make a certain Bergmite dance and sing, and he appreciates you for that
Awarded: December 8th, 2015 7:11 AM
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Run Suicune, Run!
Chasing Suicune around PokéCommunity, you followed clue by clue and managed to capture the running beast during Suicune's Scavenger Hunt.
Awarded: December 29th, 2015 1:01 PM
I know the ropes, lad
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Awarded: 4 Weeks Ago 1:09 PM

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Posted September 27th, 2015 at 2:54 AM by gimmepie Comments 0
Weekly Music Mince

It's the end of the week again which means it's time for another Music Mince, this time flavoured with some actual thought about each song according to the original format I used.

I've been listening to a lot of music this past week so it was really hard to narrow things down to ten choices, but here they are. Enjoy!



Number One
Song: Not Strong Enough
Artist: Apocalyptica ft. Brent Smith


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Posted September 23rd, 2015 at 8:39 AM by gimmepie Comments 0
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Will Teach For Money

Well as a lot of you are aware, I'm currently studying to become a teacher... or at least I should be. Truth be told though, six months of this year are going to have equated to exactly zero study due to my university messing things up. During my last study period they lost my enrolment - there goes three months of uni - and this study period they managed to enrol me for the next SP instead of the current one.

This has put in a bit of a predicament.
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Posted September 14th, 2015 at 7:49 AM by gimmepie Comments 0
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Post-Performance

As many of you likely know at this point (since I haven't shut up about it for so long), this Saturday passed was the day of a fundraising event at my dance studio in which the available members of our competitive team performed show dance numbers as entertainment.

The numbers consisted of a rumba to Ed Sheeran's Thinking Out Loud, performed by one of our team members and his younger sister (his partner was away), a gothic themed New Vogue medley to
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Posted August 31st, 2015 at 9:16 AM by gimmepie Comments 2
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So Close to Show Time

So as I have mentioned before, September marks the month that my dance partner and I will debut as a partnership. We've been working very hard and things are coming along quite nicely, so I'm optimistic about the future right now and really hyped to get the show on the road.

Our first competition will be on the 20th of September, a competition that is already set to mark an influx of new couples in our division. I'm really happy to see the field
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Posted August 30th, 2015 at 10:20 AM by gimmepie Comments 4
Weekly Music Mince

Another week has passed and I have more music for you all. I hope you enjoy this weeks selection!

In other good news, I should have more blog entries with actual words and things in the near future!



Number One
Song: Not Today
Artist: Sevendust





Number Two
Song: I Put a Spell on You
Artist: Nina Simone





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