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Old September 2nd, 2013 (04:33 PM).
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I used to be really into instant messengers but they don't do much for me anymore. Part of it is that I really hate Skype as a replacement for MSN/WLM, but I'd kind of stopped using them long before that was changed.

I've been making an effort to keep Skype open all the time when I'm on my computer, lately, and I do have to admit it's been nice being able to talk to people in realtime again. I think a lot of people I know just gave up on IM when MSN died, though, so my pool of people to talk to isn't very large.
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Old September 2nd, 2013 (04:44 PM).
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Quote originally posted by AWsquared:
Yeah I was made fun of in 8th grade for still liking Pokemon at my age. :/ In high school I knew people who like Pokemon , but all of them were the "nostalgic" fans who only mainly liked gen 1 and 2(or some gen 3 to an extent) . One person I knew still liked current Pokemon games (gen 4 and a bit of gen 5 at that time. I graduated a few months after gen 5 started in the US.) So I really felt left out . (which is way I joined here. )
Yoo, you shoulda went to my 8th grade school man! Our crew (and accordingly a good chunk of the school) was maad into pokemon! Some people are just ignorant af.

Also skype chats ftw.
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Old September 2nd, 2013 (05:04 PM).
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I love Skype and use it everyday to keep in touch with everyone from PC that I talk with. I find it convenient and easy to use so it's perfect for me! Sometimes I don't get notifications like I am supposed to, but other than that it's a good program to use.
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Old September 2nd, 2013 (05:08 PM).
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Skype as a text-based messaging system is pretty awful, though... at least in comparison to what MSN/WLM was.

I don't really like voice chats all that much so I don't use it for that purpose a whole lot, which imo is the only place it excels in.
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Old September 2nd, 2013 (05:13 PM).
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I used to have AIM, Yahoo, and MSN on at the same time. Now I stick with skype because that's what almost everyone uses nowadays, yeah?
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Old September 2nd, 2013 (05:16 PM).
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I have MSN, AIM, and Skype. Though these days I've only used Skype because I haven't had a need to use AIM and well ... no need for me to use MSN either.
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Old September 2nd, 2013 (05:18 PM).
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I have AIM and Skype, but no one really ever messages me on AIM anymore, and I used to use MSN prior to the merge with Skype as well. Most of my instant messaging these days is done through Skype, and I rarely use Skype for calls as well.
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Old September 2nd, 2013 (05:20 PM).
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I've only used Skype for calls when a few of us from the server decided to do a voice chat. Other than that, I hate my voice and prefer to talk through IMs.
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Old September 2nd, 2013 (05:28 PM).
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I thought I was the only one who hated their voice xD but yeah, I typically only go into calls if others agree, and if I'm in the mood to talk.

Ugh, I'm not feeling so well tonight I feel feverish ):
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Old September 2nd, 2013 (05:29 PM).
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Aww sorry to hear that, Zach. Hopefully a good night's sleep will make you feel better =D
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Old September 2nd, 2013 (05:32 PM).
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Aww thanks Jelli <3

I'm definitely gonna be getting off the PC (both the personal computer and the PokéCommunity haha!) real soon to get a good night's rest. I just hate September because it's the month I'm most vulnerable to colds throughout the year :[
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Old September 2nd, 2013 (05:51 PM).
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My body catches a cold very easily. So good recovery Zach!
Also I mainly use Skype for IM. I use WhatsApp for my RL friends since it requires phone number.
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Old September 2nd, 2013 (06:00 PM).
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Meh, I don't really use skype, unless I already know the person very well IRL, or if I'm playing something like Minecraft. I just don't really like skype or things of it's ilk all that much.

Colds, I never get them. :}
Seriously, I get one, maybe two, a year.

Get well soon, Zach! Have plenty of Vitamin C, and Herbal Tea!
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Old September 2nd, 2013 (06:03 PM).
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Vitamin C + Rest + lemon & honey tea + orange juice will keep you at bay. Get well soon. :>
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Old September 2nd, 2013 (06:28 PM).
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aww it seems everyone is sick already. get well soon Zach D:
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Old September 2nd, 2013 (06:29 PM).
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Quote originally posted by ZachLMedia:
I thought I was the only one who hated their voice xD but yeah, I typically only go into calls if others agree, and if I'm in the mood to talk.

Ugh, I'm not feeling so well tonight ;-; I feel feverish ):
Oh noo! Feel better soon, Zach. I used to get sick every two weeks in winters but it's probably been around two or three years since I was last sick now. :<
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Old September 2nd, 2013 (06:30 PM).
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I was a little sick last Friday, but other than that I haven't been sick in years. Luckily my body has a great immune system.
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Old September 2nd, 2013 (06:33 PM).
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I hardly ever tend to get sick which is quite a lucky thing, but when I do it's often really bad haha. Hay fever is an exception though, that's usually weeks of feeling like crap. :p
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Old September 2nd, 2013 (07:37 PM).
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I get sick pretty often. My immune system isn't the best. I haven't gotten sick nearly as often since I went back on sleeping pills for my insomnia, though. Getting enough sleep each night makes such a big difference. *u*
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Old September 2nd, 2013 (08:10 PM).
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I rarely get sick, but I do get sinusitis problems every once in a while. They clog up my nasal passages and makes me sneeze almost constantly until it dies down. I guess it's allergies, but it also might be genetics as my father also has the same problem. I don't have any allergies that I'm aware of... Probably should be dust mites and all that.
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Old September 2nd, 2013 (08:29 PM).
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I rarely get sick as well. I've build up some immunity against cold weather and germs, so that's probably why. Plus, I rarely see the doctor for every little thing in terms of sicknesses. I can't remember the last time I got a cold. xD
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Old September 2nd, 2013 (08:42 PM).
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Ironically I only go to doctors for little things and the big things like colds etc. stay at home :p
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Old September 2nd, 2013 (08:47 PM).
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My parents force me to go to the doctor for everything on earth. Even sharp headache.
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Old September 2nd, 2013 (08:51 PM).
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I used to visit the doctor quite frequently when I was younger because my parents were extremely paranoid and every time I would cough they'd assume I was dying D: I don't really visit that often anymore other than checkups and when I go to get my heart checked out.
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Old September 2nd, 2013 (08:53 PM).
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I don't get sick that often, most of my health problems are external, mainly with my skin.
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