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2016.09.06 00:41 TheFeanorianKing Teen culture from the 60s to 2011.

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2020.10.20 01:44 IceGoingSouth Late October Arctic

Late October Arctic

We're into the last two weeks of October, and there's no snow here in Greenland's capital Nuuk. For sure, the data from the satellites & models says there's 0% chance of a 2020 Blue Ocean Event, but what does that really mean?

We're gonna look into that, and unpack it.
So, obviously, a zero % chance of a 2020 BOE means a BOE won't occur in 2020, yet at the same time, it doesn't mean other big stuff can't happen in 2020. Like, scary stuff, stuff you wished you'd never even heard about.
For instance, if you ask any meteorologist, he'll say that 2016 was the warmest year on record, globally. He won't say some YEAR was hottest because on one DAY some extreme location like Death Valley set a new heat record. So, for sea ice, while 2016 was the lowest year for extent, and 2017 for volume, this 2020 may very well end up being the lowest ever for sea ice extent. We'll just have to wait till December 31st so we have a full YEAR of data.
Another thing is, you have this record low area of sea ice in the Arctic Ocean, and these crazy waves and high temperatures, with winter storms coming and going, so before you know it the entire thing could go up in flames due to submerged permafrost, that is under these crazy warm, stormy and shallow seas, north of Siberia. This is the stuff that makes Russian scientists break down in tears during press conferences.
So yeah, that could happen.
That could still happen in 2020, ice-free Arctic or not.
Because October–November is the warmest slash waviest time of the year for those shallow bodies of water in the Arctic. A handful of wonderful social media personas will watch and inform you when or if that happens, if you don't notice it all by yourself in a very different and perhaps much scarier way.
So, back to the least scary scenario from the above, the race is now on for 2020 (the challenger) to smash 2016 (current record holder) for lowest sea ice extent on record. In fact, 2020 leads the heat by quite a big margin already, measured as year-to-date average:
Per October 18th, 2020 leads current record holder 2016 by a significant margin. After 292 days, ice is added for each date and divided by 292 (etc).
2016 in its day of course beat 2012 in almost complete silence, as all the Mainstream Media had decided that it failed in September and that the shop closes in September, and some newspapers even 'celebrated' the fact 2016 refroze quickly for the first week or so after its minimum, while ignoring the larger development, which was the record slow regrowth in September–October–November. Covering that fact would of course be less 'positive' or 'optimistic', so let's not waste any 'journalistic' resources on that!
Beating 2016, which itself beat 2012 four years ago, first of all would make it more difficult for the media and polluticians to ignore the fact 2012 now is 3rd lowest, when they'd rather keep cherry-picking the month of September and pretend nothing much happens in the Arctic these days. Don't believe me? Read a newspaper, listen to a pollutician.
Returning to the Shock & Awe horror of the Ice–Free Arctic, the 0% chance of a Blue Ocean Event in 2020 of course doesn't mean it cannot happen in the coming years, or even the very next year. Those who follow the sea ice closely will tell you that May is too early to tell, June is slightly better, but a high or low risk of BOE at the end of summer can't really be assessed before July, and then preferably the latter half of the month.
Anyone telling you otherwise is just bluffing, really.
You can say that the 2020s are more likely than the 2030s to feature the FIRST BOE in our species' history on the Planet. But you can't really tell during spring whether the CURRENT year will see such an event or not. This is because the system is complex, with lots of inherent natural variability. A constantly warming Arctic Ocean will increase the probability every year, but the sea itself is only one out of a multitude of factors in the Arctic.
The True Terror of the Ice–Free Arctic state is really the full-summer ice-free Arctic, like July–October below 1 million km², or even more extreme, June–November below that mark. This opens the Arctic Ocean to insolation, which is just sunshine, entering into the dark sea surface and heating it tremendously, and of course more and more for every year it persists. In fact, it's hard to imagine it not continuing year on year, when it first starts happening. While the very first year of ice-free-for-a-week-or-so will do little except raise a few eyebrows and make it more difficult to campaign for other issues, which seems to be the main human focus, for polluticians and activists alike, the Summer–Half Ice–Free will allegedly be equivalent to adding 1 trillion tons of CO2 into the atmosphere, or set us back 25 years in our struggle to limit emissions to 'safe' levels. In fact, when reading the fine-print of that study, you'll see that a possible change to Arctic cloud formation in such a hotter world, will triple that, so 3 trillion tons of CO2 or 75 years. If you factor in methane as well, because the submerged permafrost cannot thrive in such a hot Arctic Ocean, a conservative estimate will land you at a 100 years lost in that already optimistic struggle, as laid out in this merry YouTube video from the beach here in South Central Nuuk:
One Hundred Years
Although that's merely what might happen going forward. Wanna look at what already HAS happened? I didn't think so. But here goes: The Ice Tipping Point, in the literature often referred to as a cascade of intertwined climate tipping points, or Climate Dominos, to be more visual, causing all of this we see happening every day, isn't something in the future that we must try to avoid, but rather something even your parents were too young to remember. If you want to be kind, you could say 1970, but honestly it's more like 1950. So let's do the math, shall we:
When we get to an Ice–Free Arctic in the Summer Half of the year, the 'friendly' math says we'll be 50 + 25 = 75 years too late for the Ice Tipping Point. The honest math says we're 70 + 100 = 170 years late. Which one do you choose? As if you had a vote.
What's more, assuming we somehow won't get an Ice–Free Arctic in the Summer Half of the year anytime soon, the math still puts us 50 years after the fact, in the 'friendly' scenario, or rather 70 years too late to avoid the major Ice Tipping Point.
Do you ever get the feeling you're being lied to on climate? I know exactly what you mean.
Finally, I know I didn't get this from Derrick Jensen, and I assume he didn't get it from me. For me it was a case of reinforced message because I already thought it myself before reading it again from someone else. I'm too lazy to look up his exact words, so this is from my memory only.

Even a thing like Knowledge (of specific climate facts) is no longer binary. Meaning there's Knowledge, and then there's Knowledge, but then even Knowledge. This translates to 'knowing' a certain tragic fact about our climate in your head, versus knowing it in your heart, versus KNOWING it at a cellular level, making it hard to even get out of bed in the morning. Climate Reality is just full of such things that are no longer binary, and that just get worse and worse every time you reflect upon them. Derrick Jensen (live from my memory).
And still, it is ONLY industrial civilisation that's 100% doomed, life not so much!
(Borrowed from Frozen.Earth.)
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2020.10.20 01:31 majorocelots help me make decisions, my brain is fried ($1300~)

What will you be doing with this PC? Be as specific as possible, and include specific games or programs you will be using.
What is your maximum budget before rebates/shipping/taxes?
When do you plan on building/buying the PC? Note: beyond a week or two from today means any build you receive will be out of date when you want to buy.
What, exactly, do you need included in the budget? (ToweOS/monitokeyboard/mouse/etc)
Which country (and state/province) will you be purchasing the parts in? If you're in US, do you have access to a Microcenter location?
If reusing any parts (including monitor(s)/keyboard/mouse/etc), what parts will you be reusing? Brands and models are appreciated.
Will you be overclocking? If yes, are you interested in overclocking right away, or down the line? CPU and/or GPU?
Are there any specific features or items you want/need in the build? (ex: SSD, large amount of storage or a RAID setup, CUDA or OpenCL support, etc)
Do you have any specific case preferences (Size like ITX/microATX/mid-towefull-tower, styles, colors, window or not, LED lighting, etc), or a particular color theme preference for the components?
Do you need a copy of Windows included in the budget? If you do need one included, do you have a preference?
here is a build i'm working on, but i'm not confident with it at all! i discovered the pinkflow coolers and love them a lot but i've read some reviews on how it needs certain extra wiring / specific motherboards to be compatible. i am also not sure what case works, and whether the components i picked are the best for what i want as well as paying. thank you so much!
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2020.10.20 01:11 Stoaticor Victoria records 1* new case and 0 new deaths

Vic presser at 11am

Yesterday there was 1 new case & the loss of 0 lives reported. 1 other case, who has a Vic address, is quarantining interstate having returned from OS. In Melb, 14 day average and cases with unknown source are down from yesterday.
 
 
Other helpful information and links:
 

14 day numbers

20 October:
Total cases New case average Unknown*
Metropolitan 89 6.4 13
Regional 7 0.5 0
 
19 October:
Total cases New case average Unknown*
Metropolitan 101 7.2 15
Regional 7 0.5 0
*Rolling 14 days number of cases of unknown source of acquisition.
 

Cases to date

Last 24 hours TOTAL
Confirmed cases +1* 20,320
Active 136
Recovered 19,299
Deaths +0 817
Community transmission 4,278
Test results received 2,955,149
Hospital 12
ICU 0
Ventilated 0
 

Active cases breakdown

Last 24 hours TOTAL
Active TOTAL 136
Metro Melbourne 129
Regional (R) Victoria 7
(R) Mitchell Shire 4
(R) Greater Shepparton 3
 

Other

Last 24 hours TOTAL
Total aged care active 11
Aged care (deaths) 649
Healthcare workers active 11
Healthcare workers total 3,599
 
 

Active outbreaks - other

Last updated: Monday, 19 October 2020 at 7:36:51 pm AEDT
Type Outbreak Suburb LGA Last 24 hours TOTAL active TOTAL cases Reported by DHHS
OTHER Butcher Club/Chadstone Shopping Centre Chadstone Monash - 9 38 Oct: 19, 18, 17, 16, 15, 14, 13, 12, 11, 10, 9, 8, 7, 6, 5, 4, 3, 2, 1
HEALTH Box Hill Hospital Box Hill Whitehorse - 9 14 Oct: 19, 18, 17, 16, 15, 14, 13, 12, 11, 10, 9, 8
OTHER South-Eastern Community - - - 9 9 Oct: 19, 18, 17, 16, 15, 14, 13
OTHER Oddfellows Cafe Kilmore Mitchell Shire - 4 6 Oct: 19, 18, 17, 16, 15, 14, 13, 12, 11, 10, 9, 8, 7
OTHER Hoppers Crossing community Hoppers Crossing Wyndham - 4 4 Oct: 19
OTHER North metro region community - - - 13 17 Oct: 19
OTHER Kemp's Bakery Kilmore Mitchell Shire - 1 1 Oct: 18
OTHER Elwood community Elwood Port Phillip - 4 4 Oct: 16, 15
OTHER Frankston Family Frankston Frankston - 5 13 Oct: 16, 15, 14, 13, 12, 11, 10, 9, 8
OTHER Springvale shared accommodation Springvale Greater Dandenong - 4 8 Oct: 9, 8, 7, 6, 5, 4, 3, 2, 1. Sept: 30, 29, 28, 27, 26, 25
 

Aged care outbreaks with 1 or more active cases

The information below was extracted from the DHHS website and is correct and up to date as of Monday, 19 October 2020 at 8:00:42 pm AEDT. Please view the DHHS website for the most up to date information. Any further changes made are as per the DHHS media release/information found on the aged care website.
Facility name LGA Suburb Total - cases Total - active Total - Staff Total - Residents Total - Other Total - Deaths
Uniting AgeWell Preston 2 Preston Darebin 5 6 2 0 3 0
Estia Aged Care Heidelberg Banyule Heidelberg West 123 4 70 29 24 10
Embracia Moonee Valley Aged Care Avondale Heights Moonee Valley 84 4 33 26 25 9
Estia Keilor 2 Keilor Downs Brimbank 52 3 18 24 10 6
Baptcare Peninsula View Community Frankston South Frankston 1 1 0 0 1 0
 

⚠️High-risk locations as of 20/10⚠️

The table below was last updated on Tuesday, 20 October 2020 at 7:48:22 am AEDT. Please view the DHHS website for the most up to date information.
 
ADDED:
  • None.
REMOVED:
  • Altona North, Fiesta Market by Circle, 45 The Circle
  • Altona North, Aldi Altona North, 302/330 Millers Road
  • Cheltenham, Priceline, 1239 Nepean Highway
  • Forest Hill, Chemist Warehouse Forest Hill, 415 Springvale Road
  • Heidelberg West, Aldi, Heidelberg West, 318 Bell Street
  • Malvern, David Jones at Malvern Central, 112-114 Wattletree Rd, Malvern VIC 3144
 
Location Site Exposure period Notes
Blackburn South Woolworths Blackburn South, 117-125 Canterbury Road 10/10/2020, 1:30pm - 1:50pm Case shopped in store
Box Hill South Aldi, 391-395 Station Street 03/10/2020 - 06/10/2020 Case shopped in store
Box Hill Woolworths Box Hill Central, Main St 09/10/2020, 1:30pm - 1:50pm & 10/10/2020, 1:30pm - 1:50pm & 12/10/2020, 6pm - 6:20pm Case shopped in store
Canberra to Melbourne QANTAS flight QF2149 Canberra - Melbourne 07/10/2020, 10:05am - 11:25am Case took flight from Canberra to Melbourne
Chadstone Coles Chadstone 05/10/2020 and 06/10/2020 Case shopped in store
Chadstone Ferguson Plarre, Chadstone Shopping Centre 05/10/2020 - 08/10/2020, 5:30am - 2:30 pm Case worked at store
Endeavour Hills Endeavour Hills Dry Cleaners, Shop 80 Endeavour Hills Shopping Centre, 92 Matthew Flinders Ave 10/10/2020, 8:30am - 1:30pm Case works in store
Endeavour Hills Endeavour Hills shopping centre, Cnr Heatherton Road &, Matthew Flinders Ave 10/10/2020, 8:30am - 1:30pm Case used public toilet at some stage during the time frame
Fitzroy to Preston Yarra Trams No. 11 from stop 16 Brunswick St, Fitzroy to Stop 41 Corner Bruce St, Preston 08/10/2020, 6:10am-6:35am Case travelled on public transport
Glen Iris Coles Tooronga Village, Tooronga Rd 02/10/2020 3:15pm - 3:45pm & 03/10/2020 3:20pm - 3:50pm & 07/10/2020 1pm - 1:30pm & 09/10/2020 1:20pm - 1:50pm & 10/10/2020 12:30pm - 1:10pm Case shopped in store
Kew to Brunswick St, Fitzroy PTV No.200 or 207 bus between Studley Park Rd, Kew and Brunswick St, Fitzroy 08/10/2020, 5:45am-6:10am Case travelled on public transport
Kew to Victoria Park Railway Station PTV Bus No.200 or 207 bus Studley Park Road Kew to Victoria Park Railway Station 07/10/2020, 5:45am-6:10am Case travelled on public transport
Malvern Coles Malvern, Glenferrie Road 06/10/2020, 1:45pm - 2:15pm & 08/10/2020, 1:00pm - 1:30pm Case shopped in store
Malvern Woolworths, 112-114 Wattletree Rd 04/10/2020, 3pm - 3:30pm & 05/10/2020, 2pm - 2:30pm & 06/10/2020, 1pm - 1:30pm Case shopped in store
Mulgrave Waverley Gardens Shopping Centre, 271 Police Rd 09/10/2020, 9:30am - 2pm Case used public toilet at some stage during the time frame
Mulgrave Waverley Gardens Dry Cleaners, 17A Waverley Gardens Shopping Centre Jacksons Road and Police Road 03/10/2020 10am - 2pm & 08/10/2020 10am - 2pm & 10/10/2020 10am - 2pm Case works at back of store
Mulgrave Waverley Gardens Dry Cleaners, Shop 17A Waverley Gardens Shopping Centre Jacksons Road and, Police Rd 09/10/2020 9:30am - 2pm Case works in store
Mulgrave Waverley Gardens shopping centre, 271 Police Rd 09/10/2020 9:30am - 2pm Case used public toilet at some stage during the time frame
Narre Warren Fountain Gate Dry Cleaners, Westfield Fountain Gate shop 2105, Level 2, 22-55 Overland Dr 08/10/2020 , 10am - 1pm & 09/10/2020 , 8am - 11am Case works in store
Narre Warren Westfield Fountain Gate Shopping Centre, 25-55 Overland Dr 08/10/2020, 10am - 1pm Case used public toilet at some stage during the time frame
Reservoir Coles - Summerhill, 850 Plenty Rd 06/10/2020, 7:10pm - 7:30pm Case shopped in store
Shepparton Bombshell Hairdressing, Fryers Street 07/10/2020, 9:30am - 10:30am Case visited store
Shepparton Central Tyre Service, Welsford Street 01/10/2020 – 10/10/2020 & 13/10/2020, 8am - 5pm Case worked in store
Shepparton Thai Orchid Restaurant, Nixon Street 07/10/2020, 7.00pm - 8:30pm Case dined in store
Shepparton Lemon Tree Café, 98 Fryers Street 7/10/2020 – 12/10/2020 -
Shepparton Shepparton Market Place Medical Centre, Midland Highway 8/10/2020 9:15am -10:15am -
Shepparton Mooroopna Golf Club Members Bar, 2 Fairway Drive 4/10/2020 11:00am - 2:00pm & 11/10/2020 11:00am - 2:00pm Case dined in business
Shepparton Mooroopna Golf Club Shop 11/10/20 Case shopped in store
Victoria Park Railway Station to Kew PTV Bus No.200 or 207 Victoria Park Railway Station to Studley Park Rd Kew 07/10/2020, 4:50pm-5:15pm Case travelled on public transport
Wyndham Vale Coles, Manor Lakes 455 Ballan Road 06/10/2020, 11.00am - 12.00pm Case Shopped in store.
Wyndham Vale Manor Lakes Central Shopping Centre 06/10/2020, 11.00am - 12.00pm Case Shopped in store.
 

Other locations

Location Site Exposure period Reported
Woolworths QV Melbourne Tuesday 6th and Wednesday 7th Oct: 14
 

Affected educational institutions

The table below was last updated on Tuesday, 13 October 2020 at 4:46:10 am AEDT.
Institution Suburb LGA Last 24 hours TOTAL cases Notes Reported
Nazareth College Noble Park Greater Dandenong - 1 A year 12 student who sat the General Achievement Test (GAT) last Wednesday. Oct: 12
 
Other:
  • 12th October: A student from St Columba’s Primary School in Elwood tested positive to coronavirus. “The student has not attended the school recently and the school will be able to reopen tomorrow as planned,’’ a DHHS spokesman said. “A full public health investigation is underway.” [source: Herald Sun]
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2020.10.19 23:53 thetranquillife1 Strong Arguments in Favour of the Christian Faith

1. Fulfilment of Old Testament Messianic Prophecies
2. Fulfilment of Prophecy since the Ascension of Jesus
3. The Resurrection of Jesus Christ
Other:
4. Manuscript Authority and Multiplicity
5. Archaeological Finds and Extra-Biblical Evidence
OT:
NT:
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2020.10.19 21:32 -Axle- [H] Hellblade / Tropico 6 ($8), Iconoclasts / Generation Zero ($7), Railway Empire / Strange Brigade / MAGIX / GRID / Call of Cthulhu / Fictorum ($5), Sniper Elite 3 ($4), Lethal League / RAD ($3), Automachef / EARTHLOCK / Neoverse / Zombotron ($2) + MORE [W] PayPal (Prices Included)

All are Steam keys unless otherwise specified. Minimum transaction of $2 (so if you want something that's less than $2, select multiple games until you get to at least $2). Payments are via PayPal F&F or you must add fees to the price to offset the payment. My Paypal account is USA region and so are my games.
 
 
Happy to discuss bundle discounts.
 
 
Game Price (USD) Notes
A Case of Distrust $1.00
A Mortician's Tale $2.00
Aegis Defenders $1.00
AER Memories of Old $1.50
Age of Wonders III $1.00 key
Alien Spidy $1.00
Almost There: The Platformer $1.00
Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation $2.00
Automachef $2.00
Autonauts $3.00
Basement $2.00
Basingstoke $1.50
Battlestar Galactica Deadlock Season One $3.00 may keep
Blackguards $1.00
Book of Demons $2.00
Broken Age (for OUYA) $0.50 NOT STEAM
Broken Age $1.00 STEAM
Broken Sword 5: The Serpent's Curse $2.00
Brothers - A Tale of Two Sons $2.00
Call of Cthulhu $5.00
Capitalism 2 $2.00
Catherine Classic $5.00
Chess Ultra $2.00
Coin Crypt $1.00
CryoFall $2.00
Dark Future: Blood Red States $1.00
Death's Gambit $2.00
Divekick $2.00
Don't Escape: 4 Days to Survive $1.50
Driftland: The Magic Revival $3.00
DUCATI - 90th Anniversary $1.50
EARTHLOCK $2.00
Eterium $0.50
Evergarden $1.00
Evoland Legendary Edition $2.00
Fae Tactics $5.00
Fahrenheit: Indigo Prophecy Remastered $1.00
Fantasy Blacksmith $2.00
Felix the Reaper $2.00
Fictorum $5.00 key
Figment - Soundtrack $0.25
Forager $8.00
Forged Battalion $1.00
Fun with Ragdolls: The Game $3.00
Galactic Civilizations I: Ultimate Edition $1.00
Galactic Civilizations II: Ultimate Edition $1.00
Generation Zero $7.00
Genesis Alpha One Deluxe Edition $2.00
GOAT OF DUTY $2.00
GRID (2019) $5.00 Includes Season 1, 2, and 3 DLC
Headsnatchers $1.00 key
Heave Ho $2.00
Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice $8.00 Includes Hellblade VR version
Hello Neighbor: Hide and Seek $3.00 both for $5
Hello Neighbor $3.00 both for $5
HIVESWAP: ACT 1 $1.00
Horace $2.00
Iconoclasts $7.00 key
Interplanetary: Enhanced Edition $1.00
Iron Danger $5.00
Jurassic World Evolution: Deluxe Dinosaur Pack DLC $2.00
Lethal League Blaze $3.00
Magicka $1.50
Magix Music Maker $5.00 EDM edition, incl $10 in-app purchase voucher
Manual Samuel $1.50 key
Men of War: Assault Squad 2 $3.00 Includes DLC from War Chest Edition
Metal Unit $1.50
MO:Astray $2.00
MOLEK-SYNTEZ $2.00
Moon Hunters $2.00 key
NASCAR Heat 2 - October Jumbo Expansion $0.25
NEOVERSE $2.00
Niche - A Genetics Survival Game $2.00
Niffelheim $2.00
Night Call $2.00
Override: Mech City Brawl $2.00
PAC-MAN 256 $1.00
Paratopic $1.00
Party Hard $1.00
Puss! $1.00
RAD $3.00
Railway Empire $5.00
Rebuild 3: Gangs of Deadsville $2.00
Redout: Enhanced Edition $5.00 key
Regular Human Basketball $1.00
Remnants of Naezith $2.00
Rise of Industry $3.00
Serial Cleaner $1.00
Shadows: Awakening $3.00
Shoppe Keep 2 $2.00
Sigma Theory $1.50
Slipstream $2.00
Smashbox Arena $1.50 VR Game
Snake Pass $1.00
Sniper Elite 3 $4.00
Space Beast Terror Fright $8.00 key
Speed Brawl $2.00
Starfinder: Pact Worlds Campaign $2.00 Paizo Rulebook
Stick Fight: The Game $2.00
Strange Brigade $5.00
Stygian: Reign of the Old Ones $2.00
Sundered $2.00
Sunless Sea $3.00
Supraland $3.00
Sword Legacy Omen $1.00
The Bard's Tale IV: Director's Cut $3.00 Includes Bard's Tale Trilogy
The Coma 2: Vicious Sisters $2.00
The Dwarves $1.00
The Hex $2.00
The King's Bird $2.00
The Occupation $2.00
The Office Quest $3.00 key
The Shapeshifting Detective $2.00
The Sims 3 Date Night (Origin) $0.50
The Spiral Scouts $1.00
The Stillness of the Wind $2.00
The Swords of Ditto: Mormo's Curse $2.00
The Uncertain: Episode 1 $2.00 Incl. Soundtrack and Artbook
The Warlock of Firetop Mountain $1.00
Through The Darkest of Times $1.00
Train Valley 2 $2.00
Tropico 6 $8.00 Includes OST and El Prez DLC
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Turok $2.00
Vampire: The Masquerade - Coteries of New York $3.00
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Verlet Swing $1.50
Vikings - Wolves of Midgard $2.00
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Game Price (USD) Notes
A Case of Distrust $1.00
A Mortician's Tale $2.00
Aegis Defenders $1.00
AER Memories of Old $1.50
Age of Wonders III $1.00 key
Alien Spidy $1.00
Almost There: The Platformer $1.00
Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation $2.00
Automachef $2.00
Autonauts $3.00
Basement $2.00
Basingstoke $1.50
Battlestar Galactica Deadlock Season One $3.00 may keep
Blackguards $1.00
Book of Demons $2.00
Broken Age (for OUYA) $0.50 NOT STEAM
Broken Age $1.00 STEAM
Broken Sword 5: The Serpent's Curse $2.00
Brothers - A Tale of Two Sons $2.00
Call of Cthulhu $5.00
Capitalism 2 $2.00
Catherine Classic $5.00
Chess Ultra $2.00
Coin Crypt $1.00
CryoFall $2.00
Dark Future: Blood Red States $1.00
Death's Gambit $2.00
Divekick $2.00
Don't Escape: 4 Days to Survive $1.50
Driftland: The Magic Revival $3.00
DUCATI - 90th Anniversary $1.50
EARTHLOCK $2.00
Eterium $0.50
Evergarden $1.00
Evoland Legendary Edition $2.00
Fae Tactics $5.00
Fahrenheit: Indigo Prophecy Remastered $1.00
Fantasy Blacksmith $2.00
Felix the Reaper $2.00
Fictorum $5.00 key
Figment - Soundtrack $0.25
Forager $8.00
Forged Battalion $1.00
Fun with Ragdolls: The Game $3.00
Galactic Civilizations I: Ultimate Edition $1.00
Galactic Civilizations II: Ultimate Edition $1.00
Generation Zero $7.00
Genesis Alpha One Deluxe Edition $2.00
GOAT OF DUTY $2.00
GRID (2019) $5.00 Includes Season 1, 2, and 3 DLC
Headsnatchers $1.00 key
Heave Ho $2.00
Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice $8.00 Includes Hellblade VR version
Hello Neighbor: Hide and Seek $3.00 both for $5
Hello Neighbor $3.00 both for $5
HIVESWAP: ACT 1 $1.00
Horace $2.00
Iconoclasts $7.00 key
Interplanetary: Enhanced Edition $1.00
Iron Danger $5.00
Jurassic World Evolution: Deluxe Dinosaur Pack DLC $2.00
Lethal League Blaze $3.00
Magicka $1.50
Magix Music Maker $5.00 EDM edition, incl $10 in-app purchase voucher
Manual Samuel $1.50 key
Men of War: Assault Squad 2 $3.00 Includes DLC from War Chest Edition
Metal Unit $1.50
MO:Astray $2.00
MOLEK-SYNTEZ $2.00
Moon Hunters $2.00 key
NASCAR Heat 2 - October Jumbo Expansion $0.25
NEOVERSE $2.00
Niche - A Genetics Survival Game $2.00
Niffelheim $2.00
Night Call $2.00
Override: Mech City Brawl $2.00
PAC-MAN 256 $1.00
Paratopic $1.00
Party Hard $1.00
Puss! $1.00
RAD $3.00
Railway Empire $5.00
Rebuild 3: Gangs of Deadsville $2.00
Redout: Enhanced Edition $5.00 key
Regular Human Basketball $1.00
Remnants of Naezith $2.00
Rise of Industry $3.00
Serial Cleaner $1.00
Shadows: Awakening $3.00
Shoppe Keep 2 $2.00
Sigma Theory $1.50
Slipstream $2.00
Smashbox Arena $1.50 VR Game
Snake Pass $1.00
Sniper Elite 3 $4.00
Space Beast Terror Fright $8.00 key
Speed Brawl $2.00
Starfinder: Pact Worlds Campaign $2.00 Paizo Rulebook
Stick Fight: The Game $2.00
Strange Brigade $5.00
Stygian: Reign of the Old Ones $2.00
Sundered $2.00
Sunless Sea $3.00
Supraland $3.00
Sword Legacy Omen $1.00
The Bard's Tale IV: Director's Cut $3.00 Includes Bard's Tale Trilogy
The Coma 2: Vicious Sisters $2.00
The Dwarves $1.00
The Hex $2.00
The King's Bird $2.00
The Occupation $2.00
The Office Quest $3.00 key
The Shapeshifting Detective $2.00
The Sims 3 Date Night (Origin) $0.50
The Spiral Scouts $1.00
The Stillness of the Wind $2.00
The Swords of Ditto: Mormo's Curse $2.00
The Uncertain: Episode 1 $2.00 Incl. Soundtrack and Artbook
The Warlock of Firetop Mountain $1.00
Through The Darkest of Times $1.00
Train Valley 2 $2.00
Tropico 6 $8.00 Includes OST and El Prez DLC
Truberbrook $2.00
Turok $2.00
Vampire: The Masquerade - Coteries of New York $3.00
Vampyr $8.00
Verlet Swing $1.50
Vikings - Wolves of Midgard $2.00
Warhammer 40,000: Gladius - Relics of War $5.00
We Were Here Together $5.00
World of Goo $1.00
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2020.10.19 21:32 -Axle- [H] Hellblade / Tropico 6 ($8), Iconoclasts / Generation Zero ($7), Railway Empire / Strange Brigade / MAGIX / GRID / Call of Cthulhu / Fictorum ($5), Sniper Elite 3 ($4), Lethal League / RAD ($3), Automachef / EARTHLOCK / Neoverse / Zombotron ($2) + MORE [W] PayPal (Prices Included)

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Game Price (USD) Notes
A Case of Distrust $1.00
A Mortician's Tale $2.00
Aegis Defenders $1.00
AER Memories of Old $1.50
Age of Wonders III $1.00 key
Alien Spidy $1.00
Almost There: The Platformer $1.00
Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation $2.00
Automachef $2.00
Autonauts $3.00
Basement $2.00
Basingstoke $1.50
Battlestar Galactica Deadlock Season One $3.00 may keep
Blackguards $1.00
Book of Demons $2.00
Broken Age (for OUYA) $0.50 NOT STEAM
Broken Age $1.00 STEAM
Broken Sword 5: The Serpent's Curse $2.00
Brothers - A Tale of Two Sons $2.00
Call of Cthulhu $5.00
Capitalism 2 $2.00
Catherine Classic $5.00
Chess Ultra $2.00
Coin Crypt $1.00
CryoFall $2.00
Dark Future: Blood Red States $1.00
Death's Gambit $2.00
Divekick $2.00
Don't Escape: 4 Days to Survive $1.50
Driftland: The Magic Revival $3.00
DUCATI - 90th Anniversary $1.50
EARTHLOCK $2.00
Eterium $0.50
Evergarden $1.00
Evoland Legendary Edition $2.00
Fae Tactics $5.00
Fahrenheit: Indigo Prophecy Remastered $1.00
Fantasy Blacksmith $2.00
Felix the Reaper $2.00
Fictorum $5.00 key
Figment - Soundtrack $0.25
Forager $8.00
Forged Battalion $1.00
Fun with Ragdolls: The Game $3.00
Galactic Civilizations I: Ultimate Edition $1.00
Galactic Civilizations II: Ultimate Edition $1.00
Generation Zero $7.00
Genesis Alpha One Deluxe Edition $2.00
GOAT OF DUTY $2.00
GRID (2019) $5.00 Includes Season 1, 2, and 3 DLC
Headsnatchers $1.00 key
Heave Ho $2.00
Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice $8.00 Includes Hellblade VR version
Hello Neighbor: Hide and Seek $3.00 both for $5
Hello Neighbor $3.00 both for $5
HIVESWAP: ACT 1 $1.00
Horace $2.00
Iconoclasts $7.00 key
Interplanetary: Enhanced Edition $1.00
Iron Danger $5.00
Jurassic World Evolution: Deluxe Dinosaur Pack DLC $2.00
Lethal League Blaze $3.00
Magicka $1.50
Magix Music Maker $5.00 EDM edition, incl $10 in-app purchase voucher
Manual Samuel $1.50 key
Men of War: Assault Squad 2 $3.00 Includes DLC from War Chest Edition
Metal Unit $1.50
MO:Astray $2.00
MOLEK-SYNTEZ $2.00
Moon Hunters $2.00 key
NASCAR Heat 2 - October Jumbo Expansion $0.25
NEOVERSE $2.00
Niche - A Genetics Survival Game $2.00
Niffelheim $2.00
Night Call $2.00
Override: Mech City Brawl $2.00
PAC-MAN 256 $1.00
Paratopic $1.00
Party Hard $1.00
Puss! $1.00
RAD $3.00
Railway Empire $5.00
Rebuild 3: Gangs of Deadsville $2.00
Redout: Enhanced Edition $5.00 key
Regular Human Basketball $1.00
Remnants of Naezith $2.00
Rise of Industry $3.00
Serial Cleaner $1.00
Shadows: Awakening $3.00
Shoppe Keep 2 $2.00
Sigma Theory $1.50
Slipstream $2.00
Smashbox Arena $1.50 VR Game
Snake Pass $1.00
Sniper Elite 3 $4.00
Space Beast Terror Fright $8.00 key
Speed Brawl $2.00
Starfinder: Pact Worlds Campaign $2.00 Paizo Rulebook
Stick Fight: The Game $2.00
Strange Brigade $5.00
Stygian: Reign of the Old Ones $2.00
Sundered $2.00
Sunless Sea $3.00
Supraland $3.00
Sword Legacy Omen $1.00
The Bard's Tale IV: Director's Cut $3.00 Includes Bard's Tale Trilogy
The Coma 2: Vicious Sisters $2.00
The Dwarves $1.00
The Hex $2.00
The King's Bird $2.00
The Occupation $2.00
The Office Quest $3.00 key
The Shapeshifting Detective $2.00
The Sims 3 Date Night (Origin) $0.50
The Spiral Scouts $1.00
The Stillness of the Wind $2.00
The Swords of Ditto: Mormo's Curse $2.00
The Uncertain: Episode 1 $2.00 Incl. Soundtrack and Artbook
The Warlock of Firetop Mountain $1.00
Through The Darkest of Times $1.00
Train Valley 2 $2.00
Tropico 6 $8.00 Includes OST and El Prez DLC
Truberbrook $2.00
Turok $2.00
Vampire: The Masquerade - Coteries of New York $3.00
Vampyr $8.00
Verlet Swing $1.50
Vikings - Wolves of Midgard $2.00
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2020.10.19 20:07 Watchdogs66 Our "Drive to 245": The Twenty-Fifth Step (Fourth Quarter)

The Drive To 245: Deprive the GOP In 25
 
In 2014 and with 234 House seats, the NRCC launched the “Drive to 245” campaign for the 2014 midterms, which focused on securing 245 seats for the 114th Congress. At the close of the midterms, they ended up picking up 13 seats, putting their new majority to 247 seats, 2 seats above the goal. For the majority of this election cycle, we had at least 234 House seats to start with, until a turncoat in disguise switched to the GOP in December 2019 (get fucked Jeff Van Drew) and we lost one of our districts in a May 2020 special election (get your act together Christy Smith). Despite these setbacks, getting to 245 seats in the next election is possible for us to achieve, if we are smart about it.
 
In late November 2018, I began by compiling an initial list of 25 potential districts that could give us the necessary gains for us to make the necessary net gain of 10 seats to fulfill our “Drive to 245” campaign goal. I then outlined the state representatives and state senators that we have on our side that live within (or at least represent a good portion of) the identified districts in the second step, which was split into parts one and two. These local officials are often our first line of offense when it comes to selecting appropriate candidates to flip GOP congressional districts, as these people often start out with significant amounts of name recognition (at least compared to most political novices), developed campaign infrastructures, and established donor networks to draw on. In the third step, I explored four different ways that these state representatives and state senators can help promising candidates build a solid platform to flip these 25 districts, even if we are not able to recruit any of these seasoned individuals themselves. I then proceeded to identify every individual local county Democratic organization within in each of these 25 districts to determine how much of a viable network exists towards flipping any of these districts, and whether any of them appear to be fledgling and underfunded, which was split into parts one, two, and three. I then proceeded to draw up rough battle plans to recruit the best candidates that are suitable towards making the necessary gains for the proposed 245 House seats, which I covered in parts one, two, and three. Since then, I updated my list of 25 districts to better reflect the developments that have occurred since November 2018, as well as the candidates from our end that have filed in those districts. After that, I covered updated game plans for the updated 25 districts, which was again split into parts one, two, and three. Another comprehensive update to the list was conducted in early July to account for the GOP retirements, lack of Democratic candidate recruitment for several districts, and other remarkable events that have occurred, all of which have been documented in said update. From there, more detailed plans were made that illustrated the overall status of the Democratic campaigns for each of these districts, which can be found in parts one, two, three, and four. These plans also highlighted which candidates appeared to have the most organized campaigns for each district, and which ones out of these strongest candidates needed the most assistance in terms of fundraising. Donation plans were also made that could sufficiently help out these struggling candidates, if every active user of this subreddit took part. After that, I provided a detailed plan for defending our 5 most endangered Democratic incumbents for this cycle. I next discussed the different methods that volunteers can help out a campaign, and what good campaigns should provide in such activities to optimize their voter outreach effectiveness, both of which can be found in parts one and two. In October 2019, I then provided another comprehensive review of the 25 districts that are the most likely to flip blue and the ideal strategies to accomplish that goal, which can be found in parts one, two, three, and four. After that, I provided an update on the overall status of our top 5 most endangered incumbents, and posted a rescue plan to help out the least financially stable campaigns, both of which can be found in this post. My next step provided day-by-day calendars highlighting volunteer events within the targeted 25 districts that helped participants develop vital Democratic infrastructure in those areas. These calendars, which ran from October 31 to January 15, can be found in parts one, two, three, and four. In late January, I gave a third update on the top 5 incumbents to defend this cycle. At the start of February 2020, I gave a fresh analysis of the 25 districts with the best chances of going blue, which are provided in parts one, two, three, and four. I then jumped to a day-by-day calendar of volunteer events of congressional campaigns operating throughout the 25 districts, which was originally planned to be released in four parts. However, the quickly deteriorating COVID-19 situation has forced this series to be suspended halfway through this step. The two calendars provided in this step, which ran from February 7 to March 19, can be found here and here. In April 2020, I provided an updated study of the 25 districts with the highest chances of flipping as well as the optimal strategies for each of these districts, which was delivered in parts one, two, three, and four. Later in May 2020, I provided another update on the top 5 incumbents to defend this cycle and their performances. I subsequently proceeded in June 2020 to provide a list of the competitive state house and state senate districts that overlapped one of the 30 congressional districts that this series targeted or defended, which was delivered in parts one, two, three, and four. Starting in late July 2020, I provided an updated perspective of the 25 districts with the highest chances of flipping as well as the optimal strategies for each of these districts, all of which were provided in parts one, two, three, and four. Shortly thereafter in August 2020, I provided a fresh update on the campaign status of the top 5 incumbents to defend this cycle. From there, I supplied a fresh view on the status of our campaigns in competitive state house and state senate districts that overlapped one of the 30 congressional districts that was targeted or defended by this series, which was given in parts one, two, three, and four. Next, I provided a calendar highlighting the important dates for the congressional campaigns operating within the 30 districts targeted and defended by this series.
 
This step will provide a final comprehensive review for each of the 25 districts that this series is targeting in the 2020 elections. As of now, the Democratic nominees have been selected for each target district. This review’s main objective is to gauge the progress of each nominee’s general election campaign. During the months that have transpired from the series’ last comprehensive review, excellent overall progress has been made in the target districts, which currently cover regions located throughout fifteen states. These districts are sorted by state, then ordered by priority, which is roughly based on factors such as whether there is an important up-ballot statewide race (Presidential or Senate) to support, the overall flippability of the districts in question, how soon within the 2020 cycle Democratic organization began within these relevant areas, and the overall quality of the Democratic nominees. Given the overall length of these strategies, this step will be split into four quarters. In the first quarter of this step, game plans were elaborated for districts located in Georgia, Michigan, and Pennsylvania. The second quarter of this step went over the best strategies for districts situated in Texas, Ohio, New York, and Virginia. Then, the third quarter of this step described ideal procedures for flipping target districts in Illinois, Florida, Indiana, and California.
The last quarter will cover optimized tactics for districts within New Jersey, Colorado, Nebraska, and Montana. For each district, the nominee’s campaign website, the amount of money he or she has raised so far according to the 2020 Q3 reports, and their campaign donation page will be listed. The fundraising numbers of the GOP opponent and an analysis of the Democratic nominee’s campaign will also be provided.
Some nominees are indicated with a minus or a plus, which indicates the overall quality of their campaign websites according to criteria that was listed in the second half of the eleventh step of this series. All districts listed on this post have their PVI and the bluest rating given by the political pundits at the time of this writing.
 
NJ-02 (Jeff Van Drew, R+1, Tossup):
Democratic Nominee: Amy Kennedy Fundraising Numbers: $3,765,377 Campaign Website: https://amykennedyforcongress.com/ Donation Page: https://secure.actblue.com/donate/alk_web200106-launch
GOP Fundraising Numbers: Jeff Van Drew: $3,596,047
Ah yes, the race where our goal is to kick out the backstabber with the name of Jeff Van Drew. Right now, Amy Kennedy is outraising the turncoat Jeff Van Drew and has completely closed the seven figure gap that existed in the previous analysis. It is worth noting that Jeff Van Drew’s fundraising numbers include Democratic donations which were not returned, exposing his dire financial straits and his true nature as a low-class scammer. The latest polls conducted for this district indicate that Amy Kennedy has established a clear lead on Jeff Van Drew. This means is that Jeff Van Drew is likely going to be kicked out of office and will fully pay for his traitorous nature. Extra effort needs to be placed on Salem County, as the Democratic party there is underfunded and allowed their website to expire due to lack of funding.
CO-03 (OPEN, R+6, Lean R):
Democratic Nominee: Diane Mitsch Bush Fundraising Numbers: $3,642,301 Campaign Website: https://dianeforcolorado.com/ Donation Page: https://secure.actblue.com/donate/dmb-2020
GOP Fundraising Numbers: Lauren Boebert: $2,095,647
Oh boy, has this race been a huge headache for the GOP ever since Lauren Boebert defeated the incumbent, Scott Tipton, in the GOP primary. Various articles have exposed her association with QAnon conspiracy theories and far-right militia groups. Oh yes, and there is also the controversy about Lauren Boebert telling an underage server to carry a gun at her diner, Shooters Grill, which is a Class 4 felony. Another factor in our favor is that Diane Mitsch Bush has a giant fundraising advantage over Lauren Boebert. Also, Diane Mitsch Bush is currently polling rather close to Lauren Boebert. And finally, recent reports have revealed that the Democratic infrastructure on Alamosa, Gunnison, and Moffat Counties have improved since December 2018. However, quite a few counties remain where we need to improve our efforts in order for us to have a reasonable chance of flipping this district. Conejos, Costilla, Custer, Dolores, Hinsdale, Lake, Mineral, Ouray, Rio Blanco, San Juan, and San Miguel Counties are all such areas that are still in need of a grassroots boost, as the local Democratic parties there are underfunded. Also, Diane Mitsch Bush’s volunteer page in her campaign website has slightly deteriorated, as it no longer has a space for potential volunteers to choose which activities to engage in. This is certainly a hot spot to get out the votes to not only flip a GOP district, but also to kick out Cory Gardner from the Senate as an added benefit!
NE-02 (Don Bacon, R+4, Tossup):
Democratic Nominee: Kara Eastman (+) Fundraising Numbers: $3,251,874 Campaign Website: https://www.eastmanforcongress.com/ Donation Page: https://secure.actblue.com/donate/eastmanforcongressweb
GOP Fundraising Numbers: Don Bacon: $3,194,810
Kara Eastman has managed to completely the fundraising gap that was present in the last analysis and is now outraising the GOP incumbent, Don Bacon, in fundraising. The latest polls show Kara Eastman trailing Don Bacon by at least several points, which suggests that the race needs additional support for this district to flip in the congressional level. Don Bacon’s polling lead is due to his admittedly successful strategy of getting prominent Democrats to defect and endorse his re-election campaign. So the plan for this particular race is to turn out the district’s progressive voters to drown out the significant number of voters who will split the ticket between Joe Biden and Don Bacon. Kara Eastman’s campaign succeeds this time around, we could help Joe Biden win the single electoral vote that NE-02 holds due to the reverse coattail effects. Winning that single electoral vote would shut off a few plausible paths to Donald Trump’s re-election, further justifying why everyone should give this district their full attention.
MT-AL (OPEN, R+11, Lean R):
Democratic Nominee: Kathleen Williams (+) Fundraising Numbers: $4,703,520 Campaign Website: https://kathleenformontana.com/ Donation Page: https://secure.actblue.com/donate/1904-web-kw
GOP Fundraising Numbers: Matt Rosendale: $3,053,461
Kathleen Williams has a clear fundraising advantage over her GOP opponent Matt Rosendale. Rosendale’s loss to Jon Tester in the 2018 Senate race gives us a template on how to flip this district, which is another factor in our favor. Also, recent reports say that the local Democratic infrastructure in Dawson and Ravalli Counties have improved since July 2019. The most recent polls for this race show Matt Rosendale and Kathleen Williams roughly neck and neck with each other and separated by small margins. A key problem for us in this race is that the majority of Montana’s counties currently have underfunded Democratic parties. Big Horn, Blaine, Carter, Chouteau, Custer, Daniels, Deer Lodge, Fallon, Fergus, Garfield, Glacier, Golden Valley, Granite, Jefferson, Judith Basin, Liberty, Lincoln, Madison, Meagher, McCone, Mineral, Musselshell, Petroleum, Phillips, Pondera, Powder River, Powell, Prairie, Roosevelt, Rosebud, Richland, Sheridan, Stillwater, Sweet Grass, Toole, Treasure, Valley, Wheatland, and Wibaux Counties make up the complete list of disadvantaged counties. That’s 39 out of a total of 56 counties! The full list of Montana’s 56 counties can be found in the ninth step’s fourth quarter. Organizing in these 39 vulnerable counties are necessary to improve our numbers in Montana. Fortunately, Kathleen Williams’ campaign is prioritizing visiting these areas in a similar manner that was taken in her previous 2018 campaign. Significant effort also needs to be placed in Lake and Cascade Counties, as these two counties split their tickets and voted for Jon Tester and Greg Gianforte in the House and Senate races in 2018.
 
And thus we come the end of this step’s final quarter. The next step will provide a final update on the overall status of the top 5 incumbents to pay attention to, who all have definitely been front and center in the NRCC’s sights. So stay tuned! Any corrections or comments are welcome.
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2020.10.19 17:33 LyingPug November Episode Descriptions

DuckTales “The Split Sword of Swanstantine!” 11/2 (7:00-7:30 P.M. EDT)
The kids pair off to find the missing pieces of a mystical sword hidden throughout a marketplace unless F.O.W.L. gets to them first.
*Flula Borg (“Pitch Perfect 2”) guest stars as Spice Baron. John Hodgman (“The Tick”) and Jason Mantzoukas (“The League”) return as John Rockerduck and Steelbeak, respectively.
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DuckTales “New Gods on the Block!” 11/9 (7:00-7:30 P.M. EDT)
The kids try to prove themselves by auditioning to take Zeus’ place amongst the Greek gods, while Storkules interferes with Donald and Daisy’s date.
*Tress MacNeille (“The Simpsons”), Michael Chiklis (“The Shield”) and Chris Diamantopoulos (“Silicon Valley”) return as Daisy, Zeus and Storkules, respectively.
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DuckTales “The First Adventure!” 11/16 (7:00-7:30 P.M. EDT)
Scrooge is forced to babysit young Donald and Della as they go on their first adventure to find a powerful artifact, unaware that Bradford is taking on this mission personally.
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DuckTales “The Fight for Castle McDuck!” 11/23 (7:00-7:30 P.M. EDT)
A bitter feud between Scrooge and his sister, Matilda, spreads to the rest of the family as Phantom Blot attempts to steal a priceless artifact and destroy Castle McDuck once and for all.
*Michelle Gomez (“Doctor Who”) guest stars as Matilda McDuck and Giancarlo Esposito (“Breaking Bad”) returns as Phantom Blot.
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DuckTales “How Santa Stole Christmas!” 11/30 (7:00-7:30 P.M. EDT)
Scrooge teams up with his archrival, Santa Claus, to save Christmas, while Webby discovers the true history behind their infamous feud.
*Hugh Bonneville (“Downton Abbey”) guest stars as Santa Claus.
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2020.10.19 16:35 MOSFETCurrentMirror Lordstown Motors (DPHC -> RIDE) will moon, get the fuck in, current sentiment on it is retarded

I already made the same post on spacstreetbets, here goes:
  1. Being represented by a literal Chad. Joe Burrow. Look it up. I’m not into football but if I was I’d be buying an Endurance just cuz Joe Burrow’s into it.
  2. Management knows how to pump. You don’t pump on Yahoo Finance once then go radio silence like HYLN. You have a marketing team that pumps out cool pics of ur car everyday on Insta and Twitter. This is how it works, it keeps the interest in the company. Management knows ya’ll impatient fucks trying to get rich quick, so the daily pump on social media helps.
  3. Political backing. Yes, I know, fucking old news. Voltage Valley, look it up. Dems or Republicans, they all go dicks out for Voltage Valley.
  4. Early delivery slated for Q1 2021. Once the first trucks roll off the line, analysts are gonna upgrade.
Literally can’t go tits up.
Buy shares and long dated calls.
Position: 1300 shares. I know, I know, where’s my calls? Sorry but TD decided I was too autistic and declined my account upgrade.
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2020.10.19 16:24 MOSFETCurrentMirror The negative sentiment on DPHC/RIDE is retarded, it will moon, here’s why.

  1. Being represented by a literal Chad. Joe Burrow. Look it up. I’m not into football but if I was I’d be buying an Endurance just cuz Joe Burrow’s into it.
  2. Management knows how to pump. You don’t pump on Yahoo Finance once then go radio silence like HYLN. You have a marketing team that pumps out cool pics of ur car everyday on Insta and Twitter. This is how it works, it keeps the interest in the company. Management knows ya’ll impatient fucks trying to get rich quick, so the daily pump on social media helps.
  3. Political backing. Yes, I know, fucking old news. Voltage Valley, look it up. Dems or Republicans, they all go dicks out for Voltage Valley.
  4. Early delivery slated for Q1 2021. Once the first trucks roll off the line, analysts are gonna upgrade.
Literally can’t go tits up.
Buy shares and long dated calls.
Position: 1300 shares. I know, I know, where’s my calls? Sorry but TD decided I was too autistic and declined my account upgrade.
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2020.10.19 15:36 SPAC_Time Healthcare Merger Corp - SOC Telemed Provides Updated Outlook and Business Update HCCO HCCOW

"RESTON, Va., Oct. 19, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- SOC Telemed (SOC), the largest national provider of acute care telemedicine, today provided financial and business highlights based on the strength of the year to date performance.
https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/soc-telemed-provides-updated-outlook-and-business-update-301154536.html
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2020.10.19 12:21 finnagains Netflix 'Social Dilema' - internet media’s creators admit it dehumanizes people, disrupts social fabric and destroys democracy - By Graham Hryce 18 Oct 2020

railer on Youtube - https://youtu.be/uaaC57tcci0
Trailer on Dailymotion - https://www.dailymotion.com/video/x7vtiaz
An important new Netflix documentary, The Social Dilemma, uses former Silicon Valley insiders to lay bare the existential threat Big Tech poses to civilization. It’s much more than a dilemma.
The Social Dilemma is a remarkable documentary about social media platforms and their two billion users, and may well be the most important documentary made in America for decades.
The documentary is a radical, insider-based critique of social media and the large tech companies that created it – and continue to profit handsomely from it (especially given that they are monopolies and pay little or no tax in many countries).
Directed by American filmmaker Jeff Orlowski, The Social Dilemma features interviews with a number of former tech giant executives who created the technologies and business model that underpin the social media empire. Social media has only been with us for just over ten years and most of the interviewees are in their thirties.
Tristan Harris (a former Google design ethicist) and Jaron Lanier (a computer scientist) - two of the interviewees – both believe that social media and the tech leviathans have created an “existential threat” to those western societies in which they have been permitted to flourish unchecked. They believe that social media platforms dehumanize their customers, disrupt the social fabric and are destroying democracy. Read more 'Cuties' is merely 'misunderstood,' Netflix co-CEO says, and idea of 'censoring storytelling' is 'surprising' in 2020 America 'Cuties' is merely 'misunderstood,' Netflix co-CEO says, and idea of 'censoring storytelling' is 'surprising' in 2020 America
The critique is all the more compelling because it is perhaps only social media and big tech insiders that have a comprehensive understanding of how the system was created and operates.
Technological changes have always attracted criticism. Gustave Flaubert, the nineteenth century novelist, disliked railways because he took the view that they “permitted more people to move about, meet and be stupid together.”
But this documentary is much more than a simple critique of one particular technological advance. Rather, Orlowski argues that the technology underpinning social media differs qualitatively from all earlier technological developments, and that this gives rise to serious social and political consequences.
Railways, for example, were a mere “tool” that enabled people to travel more widely – they did not dehumanize their customers; nor were they an existential threat to western society.
This qualitative difference, the documentary argues, is a result of the unique technology and business model employed by the social media behemoths.
According to Orlowski, the technology utilized by social media is inherently addictive and manipulative, and involves a wide-ranging surveillance of its customers of a kind previously unimaginable. Also on rt.com Intimate & heart-wrenching: The compelling story of parents who cryogenically freeze their dead 2-year-old child
There is much force in this analysis.
Many users of social media are undoubtedly addicted to it – observe the compulsive way in which people use their phones in public. And, as the documentary points out, there are only two industries that describe their customers as “users,” the tech industry and the drug industry.
Social media is clearly manipulative. Excessive use is encouraged by various “growth techniques” such as tagging photos and inviting friends. The tech giants are in constant contact with their users, bombarding them with information tailored to suit their prejudices, together with endless advertisements. Algorithms enable the extraordinarily precise targeting of users.
And there is no doubt that social media engages in covert, wide-ranging and ongoing surveillance of users. Every transaction, click and post of every user is monitored, and mountains of data are accumulated daily in underground computer vaults in Silicon Valley.
Some years ago, author John Lanchester noted that “Facebook is the biggest surveillance-based enterprise in the history of mankind….what Facebook does is watch you, and then use what it knows about you and your behaviour to sell ads.” Read more BuzzFeed gaslights millennials that living with your parents forever is fine, as US creates a generation of docile perma-children BuzzFeed gaslights millennials that living with your parents forever is fine, as US creates a generation of docile perma-children
This brings us to the social media business model.
By monitoring their users, the big tech companies accumulate vast amounts of data that enables them to attract advertisers – who are willing to pay large sums for the precise targeting that only the tech giants can provide. This is why advertisers have turned their backs on traditional media companies – who simply cannot offer them the same degree of precision targeting.
In effect, the tech behemoths sell the lives of their users to their advertisers – who are willing to pay billions of dollars for them. In just under 20 years, the tech giants have become the largest corporations in America, and they grow more prosperous by the day.
What, then, are the consequences of this for American society, as Orlowski sees them?
At a personal level, the tech giants are dehumanizing their own users.
Social media has replaced genuine human contact with abstract virtual connections that encourage selfishness, narcissism and anti-social behavior. Addiction to pornography has replaced dating. Many social media users have become incapable of engaging in face-to-face conversations.
Social media users need constant approval and strive after “fake, brittle, empty popularity.” They become immersed in the vapid popular culture that the tech giants unceasingly promote to their users on behalf of their advertisers. Many users are incapable of reading a book or distinguishing between fake news and real news.
Bullying and so-called “hate-speech” are now common modes of social media interaction. Social media has also stripped away all vestiges of privacy from its users.
Orlowski notes the psychological consequences of these changes – including a lack of genuine personal autonomy and, more disturbingly, a dramatic increase in the rates of teenage depression, self-harm and suicide (especially amongst girls) in America since 2011. Also on rt.com Netflix ‘Cheer’ star Jerry Harris charged with producing child pornography
It is interesting to note that many of the interviewees in the documentary state that they no longer allow their children to utilize social media – and it may well have been its effect on their children that caused them to begin to become critical of it.
The documentary suggests that the real victims of social media are, perhaps not surprisingly, its most avid users – teenagers.
For no other reason than this, every parent should watch The Social Dilemma.
The documentary also analyzes a number of more general social and political consequences, including “the collapse of a shared understanding of reality”; the creation of a “post-truth” world; a resurgence of conspiracy theories; the intensification of “the culture wars”; increased political polarization; and – most importantly – the opportunities that social media offers to all political parties to manipulate elections. It is this last consequence – which flows from social media’s unique ability to accurately target individual voters and their prejudices – that constitutes the most serious threat to democracy. Read more Cursed, Netflix’s girl-power-infused retelling of King Arthur legend, is more proof that wokeness ruins everything it touches Cursed, Netflix’s girl-power-infused retelling of King Arthur legend, is more proof that wokeness ruins everything it touches
It is true that some of these trends predated the creation of social media, but recent events in America make it clear that, at the very least, social media and the tech giants have seriously exacerbated them over the past ten years.
The Social Dilemma is a political tract in the tradition of the American Progressive movement and Lincoln Steffens and his muckrakers. It is a thoughtful attack on a serious social problem and the powerful economic interests behind it.
Orlowski, correctly I think, firmly rejects Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s contention that the tech giants are capable of reforming social media or themselves.
His solution to the problem is increased government control and regulation. Whether or not this is a viable solution remains to be seen, although there have been some promising signs in this direction recently.
At a time when much of what appears on Netflix and other American media outlets is crude propaganda (Orlowski could easily have made yet another documentary on alleged Russian interference in American elections), The Social Dilemma stands out as a forceful critique of entrenched economic interests, whose greed is tearing American society apart.
Flaubert was wrong about railways. By promoting travel, trade and a wider diffusion of culture, railways dispelled ignorance.
But with a little amendment, his criticism can be adapted to accurately describe the effect of modern social media platforms: “They permit more people not to move about, not meet and be even more stupid together.”
*By Graham Hryce, an Australian journalist and former media lawyer, whose work has been published in The Australian, the Sydney Morning Herald, the Age, the Sunday Mail, the Spectator and Quadrant.
moviereviewed
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2020.10.19 12:17 finnagains Netflix 'Social Dilema' - internet media’s creators admit it dehumanizes people, disrupts social fabric and destroys democracy - By Graham Hryce 18 Oct 2020

Trailer on Youtube - https://youtu.be/uaaC57tcci0
Trailer on Dailymotion - https://www.dailymotion.com/video/x7vtiaz
An important new Netflix documentary, The Social Dilemma, uses former Silicon Valley insiders to lay bare the existential threat Big Tech poses to civilization. It’s much more than a dilemma.
The Social Dilemma is a remarkable documentary about social media platforms and their two billion users, and may well be the most important documentary made in America for decades.
The documentary is a radical, insider-based critique of social media and the large tech companies that created it – and continue to profit handsomely from it (especially given that they are monopolies and pay little or no tax in many countries).
Directed by American filmmaker Jeff Orlowski, The Social Dilemma features interviews with a number of former tech giant executives who created the technologies and business model that underpin the social media empire. Social media has only been with us for just over ten years and most of the interviewees are in their thirties.
Tristan Harris (a former Google design ethicist) and Jaron Lanier (a computer scientist) - two of the interviewees – both believe that social media and the tech leviathans have created an “existential threat” to those western societies in which they have been permitted to flourish unchecked. They believe that social media platforms dehumanize their customers, disrupt the social fabric and are destroying democracy. Read more 'Cuties' is merely 'misunderstood,' Netflix co-CEO says, and idea of 'censoring storytelling' is 'surprising' in 2020 America 'Cuties' is merely 'misunderstood,' Netflix co-CEO says, and idea of 'censoring storytelling' is 'surprising' in 2020 America
The critique is all the more compelling because it is perhaps only social media and big tech insiders that have a comprehensive understanding of how the system was created and operates.
Technological changes have always attracted criticism. Gustave Flaubert, the nineteenth century novelist, disliked railways because he took the view that they “permitted more people to move about, meet and be stupid together.”
But this documentary is much more than a simple critique of one particular technological advance. Rather, Orlowski argues that the technology underpinning social media differs qualitatively from all earlier technological developments, and that this gives rise to serious social and political consequences.
Railways, for example, were a mere “tool” that enabled people to travel more widely – they did not dehumanize their customers; nor were they an existential threat to western society.
This qualitative difference, the documentary argues, is a result of the unique technology and business model employed by the social media behemoths.
According to Orlowski, the technology utilized by social media is inherently addictive and manipulative, and involves a wide-ranging surveillance of its customers of a kind previously unimaginable. Also on rt.com Intimate & heart-wrenching: The compelling story of parents who cryogenically freeze their dead 2-year-old child
There is much force in this analysis.
Many users of social media are undoubtedly addicted to it – observe the compulsive way in which people use their phones in public. And, as the documentary points out, there are only two industries that describe their customers as “users,” the tech industry and the drug industry.
Social media is clearly manipulative. Excessive use is encouraged by various “growth techniques” such as tagging photos and inviting friends. The tech giants are in constant contact with their users, bombarding them with information tailored to suit their prejudices, together with endless advertisements. Algorithms enable the extraordinarily precise targeting of users.
And there is no doubt that social media engages in covert, wide-ranging and ongoing surveillance of users. Every transaction, click and post of every user is monitored, and mountains of data are accumulated daily in underground computer vaults in Silicon Valley.
Some years ago, author John Lanchester noted that “Facebook is the biggest surveillance-based enterprise in the history of mankind….what Facebook does is watch you, and then use what it knows about you and your behaviour to sell ads.” Read more BuzzFeed gaslights millennials that living with your parents forever is fine, as US creates a generation of docile perma-children BuzzFeed gaslights millennials that living with your parents forever is fine, as US creates a generation of docile perma-children
This brings us to the social media business model.
By monitoring their users, the big tech companies accumulate vast amounts of data that enables them to attract advertisers – who are willing to pay large sums for the precise targeting that only the tech giants can provide. This is why advertisers have turned their backs on traditional media companies – who simply cannot offer them the same degree of precision targeting.
In effect, the tech behemoths sell the lives of their users to their advertisers – who are willing to pay billions of dollars for them. In just under 20 years, the tech giants have become the largest corporations in America, and they grow more prosperous by the day.
What, then, are the consequences of this for American society, as Orlowski sees them?
At a personal level, the tech giants are dehumanizing their own users.
Social media has replaced genuine human contact with abstract virtual connections that encourage selfishness, narcissism and anti-social behavior. Addiction to pornography has replaced dating. Many social media users have become incapable of engaging in face-to-face conversations.
Social media users need constant approval and strive after “fake, brittle, empty popularity.” They become immersed in the vapid popular culture that the tech giants unceasingly promote to their users on behalf of their advertisers. Many users are incapable of reading a book or distinguishing between fake news and real news.
Bullying and so-called “hate-speech” are now common modes of social media interaction. Social media has also stripped away all vestiges of privacy from its users.
Orlowski notes the psychological consequences of these changes – including a lack of genuine personal autonomy and, more disturbingly, a dramatic increase in the rates of teenage depression, self-harm and suicide (especially amongst girls) in America since 2011. Also on rt.com Netflix ‘Cheer’ star Jerry Harris charged with producing child pornography
It is interesting to note that many of the interviewees in the documentary state that they no longer allow their children to utilize social media – and it may well have been its effect on their children that caused them to begin to become critical of it.
The documentary suggests that the real victims of social media are, perhaps not surprisingly, its most avid users – teenagers.
For no other reason than this, every parent should watch The Social Dilemma.
The documentary also analyzes a number of more general social and political consequences, including “the collapse of a shared understanding of reality”; the creation of a “post-truth” world; a resurgence of conspiracy theories; the intensification of “the culture wars”; increased political polarization; and – most importantly – the opportunities that social media offers to all political parties to manipulate elections. It is this last consequence – which flows from social media’s unique ability to accurately target individual voters and their prejudices – that constitutes the most serious threat to democracy. Read more Cursed, Netflix’s girl-power-infused retelling of King Arthur legend, is more proof that wokeness ruins everything it touches Cursed, Netflix’s girl-power-infused retelling of King Arthur legend, is more proof that wokeness ruins everything it touches
It is true that some of these trends predated the creation of social media, but recent events in America make it clear that, at the very least, social media and the tech giants have seriously exacerbated them over the past ten years.
The Social Dilemma is a political tract in the tradition of the American Progressive movement and Lincoln Steffens and his muckrakers. It is a thoughtful attack on a serious social problem and the powerful economic interests behind it.
Orlowski, correctly I think, firmly rejects Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s contention that the tech giants are capable of reforming social media or themselves.
His solution to the problem is increased government control and regulation. Whether or not this is a viable solution remains to be seen, although there have been some promising signs in this direction recently.
At a time when much of what appears on Netflix and other American media outlets is crude propaganda (Orlowski could easily have made yet another documentary on alleged Russian interference in American elections), The Social Dilemma stands out as a forceful critique of entrenched economic interests, whose greed is tearing American society apart.
Flaubert was wrong about railways. By promoting travel, trade and a wider diffusion of culture, railways dispelled ignorance.
But with a little amendment, his criticism can be adapted to accurately describe the effect of modern social media platforms: “They permit more people not to move about, not meet and be even more stupid together.”
*By Graham Hryce, an Australian journalist and former media lawyer, whose work has been published in The Australian, the Sydney Morning Herald, the Age, the Sunday Mail, the Spectator and Quadrant.
https://redd.it/jdz3z3
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2020.10.19 10:30 dinkomaricic [H] My Friend Pedro, Blackwake, Event[0], Plague Inc Evolved, Crawl, Iconoclasts, SOMA, RE0HD, Dirt Rally 2.0, Gang Beasts, ETS2, Tower Unite, Forts, Generation Zero, Shadow Warrior 2, One Piece Burning Blood, GRID Ultimate, ZAT & 100's more [W] Wishlist, Paypal(EU), Offers

Read the disclaimer here before we agree on ANY trades

Due to recent issues regarding humblebundle suspending accounts I will provide keys ONLY-no gift links.You can read more in this announcement.

My SGS Rep 85 trades
My IGS Rep 39 trades

I'm from EU,so KEYS SHOULD work pretty much anywhere

NOT BUYING GAMES,ONLY TRADES-games for games or selling for paypal
No interest in ANY RL,CSGO,TF2 or any other keys
BUYER covers the FEES(if outside EU,EU F&F only)

My Wishlist or offer something(game or paypal)

List of games I have:
10 Second Ninja X
11-11 Memories Retold 0.5€
60 Seconds! NEW 7.5€
911 Operator(X2) 0.5€
Aarklash Legacy 1€
A Case Of Distrust
A Good Snowman Is Hard To Build
A Year Of Rain NEW
Absolver 1.5€
Act of Aggression Reboot Edition NEW
Age Of Wonders III NEW
Agent A A Puzzle In Disguise
Agents Of Mayhem(X2) NEW 1.5€
AI War 2
Alien Spidy
All You Can Eat
Almost There The Platformer
American Fugitive(X2) NEW 1.5€
Ancestors Legacy NEW 1.5€
Anomaly Defenders
Anomaly Korea
Anomaly Warzone Earth
Anomaly 2
Archamon
Armello(X2) NEW
Asura Vengeance
Atari Vault
Attack Of The Earthlings
Automachef
Autonauts NEW 1.5€
Avernum 3 Ruined World 0.5€
Azkend 2 The World Beneath
Band Of Defenders
Baseball Riot
Basingstoke NEW
Bastion
Batman The Enemy Within NEW 3€
Battalion 1944 NEW 4€
Battlezone Gold Edition NEW 1.5€
Battlestar Galactic Deadlock Season One NEW 2€
Battle Chasers Nightwar
Beat Hazard 2 NEW 1€
Beholder 2
Beyond Eyes
Bird Of Light
Black Paradox
Blackwake(X2) NEW 3.5€
Bohemian Killing
Book Of Demons NEW 1€
Borderlands GOTY Enhanced NEW 4€
Borderlands The Handsome Collection NEW 5€
Boundless NEW 1€
Broforce NEW 2.5€
Broken Age(X2)
Brothers A Tale Of Two Sons
Brutal Legend(X2)
Bulb Boy
Carnival Games VR
Carrier Command Gaea Mission
Castaway Paradise Town Building Sim
Catherine Classic NEW 2.5€
Caveblazers
Cities In Motion
Cities In Motion 2(X2) + European Cities
Clouds & Sheep 2
Coffin Dodgers
Company Of Heroes Complete NEW 5€
Concrete Jungle
Crawl(X2) NEW 3€
Crimsonland
Crouching Pony Hidden Dragon
Darkest Dungeon Shieldbreaker DLC
Dark Future Blood Red States
Day Of The Tentacle Remastered NEW 1.5€
Dead Age
Death Squared
Death's Hangover
Deadbeat Heroes(X2)
Deep Dungeons Of Doom
Deep Sky Derelicts
Deployment
Desert Child
Dex NEW
Diaries Of A Spaceport Janitor
Dimension Drifter
DiRT 4 NEW 2€
Dirt Rally
Dirt Rally 2.0 + 3 DLC NEW 5€
Distance
Distrust
Divekick
Dog Sled Saga
Downwell
Driftland The Magic Revival 0.5€
DUCATI 90th Anniversary
Dungeon Marathon
Dungeon Rats
Dungeons 2
Dustforce DX
Eador Imperium(X2)
Eastside Hockey Manager NEW
Eliza
Enslaved Odyssey To The West Premium Edition
Equilinox
Escape Goat 2 NEW
E.T. Armies Deluxe Edition
Etherborn
Europa Universalis IV NEW 2€
Euro Truck Simulator 2 NEW 5€
Evergarden 0.5€
Event[0] NEW 5€
Evoland Legendary Edition NEW
Extinction
F1 2018(X2) NEW 1.5€
F1 2019 NEW 3€
Fantasy Blacksmith NEW
Fantasy Versus
FarSky
Fear Effect Sedna
Feather
Felix The Reaper NEW 1.5€
Figment(X2) 1.5€
Fire Ungh's Quest NEW
Forts NEW 8€
Fluffy Horde
Framed Collection
Full Throttle Remastered NEW 1.5€
Fun With Ragdolls The Game NEW 1€
Gang Beasts NEW
Garage Bad Trip 1.5€
Gas Guzzlers Extreme
Gato Roboto
Gauge
Generation Zero NEW 5€
Get Even 1.5€
Giana Sisters Twisted Dreams+DLC
GIBZ
GNOG
Goat Of Duty NEW 1€
God's Trigger(X2) 1€
Goetia(X2)
GoNNER BLüEBERRY EDiTION(X2)
Grand Ages Medieval
Grand Pigeon's Duty
Graveyard Keeper NEW 3€
Gremlins Inc. 1€
Grey Goo Definitive Edition 1€
GRID Autosport 2€ NEW
GRID(2019) Ultimate Edition(X2) NEW 3.5€
Grim Fandango Remastered NEW 1€
Grip Combat Racing NEW
Guards Of The Gate
Gunman Tales
Guilty Gear Isuka
Guns Gore & Cannoli 1€
Guns Gore & Canolli 2 NEW 2€
Hacknet(X2) + Labyrinths DLC
Hammerfight
Headlander NEW
Hello Neighbor NEW 1.5€
Hello Neighbor Hide & Seek NEW 1.5€
Hero Defense
Hero Of The Kingdom III
Heroes Of The Monkey Tavern
Hive Jump(X2)
Hiveswap Act 1(X2)
Horace NEW
Hotline Miami(X3) 1€
Hotline Miami 2 NEW 2€
Hotline Miami 2 Digital Special Edition NEW 2.5€
Hot Tin Roof The Cat That Wore A Fedora
Hover
I Am Not A Monster
Iconoclasts NEW 5€
Immortal Planet(X2)
Immortal Redneck 1€
Impact Winter
Infinite Air With Mark McMorris(delisted) 4€
In Between
Interplanetary Enhanced Edition
Iron Danger NEW 1€
Jalopy NEW 2€
Jet Set Knights
Juanito Arcade Mayhem
Jump Stars
Kathy Rain NEW
Kill To Collect
Killing Floor 1 1€
Kingdom Classic
King Oddball
Last Tide NEW 3€
Legacy Of Dorn Herald Of Oblivion NEW
Lifeless Planet Premium Edition
Lightmatter NEW 1€
Love Is Dead
MagiCat
Magrunner Dark Pulse
Mainlining
Masquerada Songs And Shadows
Masquerade The Baubles Of Doom
Massive Chalice NEW
Medieval Kingdom Wars
Men Of War Assault Squad 2 War Chest Edition NEW 2.5€
Metal Unit NEW
Minion Masters Premium NEW 8€
Molek Syntez
Monochroma
MotoGP 15
Mr. Shifty
MXGP Official Motocross Videogame
My Friend Pedro NEW 3€
My Memory Of Us
Nairi Tower Of Shirin 0.5€
NecroVisioN Lost Company
Neon Chrome
NeuroVoider
Nevermind
Next Hero
Niche(X2) 0.5€
Nidhogg
Night Call NEW
Ninjin Clash Of Carrots
Neoverse NEW 1€
Octahedron
Of Orcs And Men NEW 0.5€
Old School Musical
Omen Exitio Plague
On Rusty Trails
One Piece Burning Blood NEW 5€
Onikira Demon Killer
Operation Flashpoint Dragon Rising 1.5€
OPUS The Day We Found Earth
Orbital Racer
Oriental Empires(X2)
Original War(X2)
Outcast Second Contact 1€
Overgrowth 1€
Overload NEW
Overlord II
Override Mech City Brawl(X2)
Oxenfree NEW
Pac Man 256
Paper Fire Rookie
Paradigm
Passpartout The Starving Artist NEW 4.5€
Payday 2 NEW 2€
Penarium
Pikuniku
Pinstripe 1€
Plague Inc Evolved NEW 7.5€
Poöf
Portal Knights NEW 2€
Pound Of Ground(X2)
Primal Carnage Extinction
Psychonauts NEW
Psychonauts In The Rhombus Of Ruin NEW
Puddle
Pumped BMX+
Punch Club
Purrfect Date(X2)
Puss 1€
Quest Of Dungeons
Rad(X2) NEW 1.5€
Rad Rodgers Radical Edition
Radio Commander 1€ NEW
Raiden V Director's Cut 0.5€
Railway Empire (EU locked) NEW 3.5€
Rain World NEW 2€
Rebel Galaxy
Redeemer Enhanced Edition NEW
Re-Legion
Remnants Of Naezith NEW
Replay VHS Is Not Dead
Republique NEW
Resident Evil 0 HD Remaster NEW 3€
Resident Evil Revelations 2 Complete NEW 4.5€
Rise Of Insanity
River City Ransom Underground
Road Redemption(X2) 1.5€
Rogue Stormers
Rusty Lake Paradise
RWBY Grimm Eclipse NEW 3€
Sakura Angels 1€
Samorost 3
Satellite Reign
Scribblenauts Unlimited NEW 2€
Serious Sam 3 BFE(X2) NEW 3.5€
Shadow Warrior 2 NEW
Shadows Awakening(X2) NEW 1€
Shadwen 1€
She Remembered Caterpillars
Sherlock Holmes The Devil's Daughter NEW 2.5€
Shock Troopers
Shuyan Saga
SimCity 4 Deluxe Edition
Sky Break 0.5€
Slipstream(X2)
Smoke And Sacrifice(X2)
Snake Pass
Sniper Elite V2 2.5€
Soma NEW
Songbringer
Sonic CD
Sonic The Hedgehog 4 Episode 1 & 2
Space Hulk Ascension
Sparkle 2
Sparkle Unleashed
Spec Ops The Line
Speed Brawl
Spelunky NEW 2€
Stacking NEW
Star Trek(delisted) NEW 22€
Stasis
State Of Mind(X2) 1€
Stealth Bastard Deluxe
Stealth Inc 2 A Game Of Clones(X2)
Steel Rats
Stick Fight The Game(X2) NEW
Strider
Stronghold 2 Steam Edition NEW 2€
Stygian Reign Of The Old Ones NEW
Styx Master Of Shadows NEW
Sunless Bundle NEW 5€
Super Inefficient Golf
Super Panda Adventures
Surgeon Simulator Anniversary Edition NEW 1€
Surviving Mars 1.5€
Sword Legacy Omen(X2) 1€
Swords And Soldiers 2 Shawarmageddon 1€
Syberia II
Symmetry
Syndrome
Synthetik Legion Rising 6€
Take On Helicopters
Take On Mars
Tales From Candlekeep Tomb Of Annihilation(X2)
Talisman Digital Edition + City,Frostmarch,Sacred Pool NEW (trading only as a bundle) 2.5€
Tennis In The Face
Tennis World Tour NEW 3€
Tharsis(X2)
The Adventure Pals
The Bard's Tale IV Director's Cut NEW 1.5€
The Coma 2 Vicious Sisters 1.5€
The Darkness II
The Final Station
The Free Ones
The Gate Of Firmament
The Haunted Island
The Invisible Hours
The Journey Down Chapter Three
The King's Bird(X2) NEW
The King Of Fighters XIII Steam Edition
The Last Blade
The Last Leviathan
The Messenger NEW 1.5€
The Mims Beginning
The Night Of The Rabbit NEW
The Occupation 1€ NEW
The Rivers of Alice Extended Version
The Spatials
The Spiral Scouts 0.5€
The Stanley Parable NEW
The Stillness Of The Wind NEW
The Suicide Of Rachel Foster NEW 1.5€
The Testament Of Sherlock Holmes NEW 2€
The Town Of Light(X2)
The Turing Test 2€
The Uncertain The Last Quiet Day(X2)
The Walking Dead + 400 Days NEW 2€
The Walking Vegetables
Them's Fightin' Herds(X2) 2.5€
Think Of The Children
This War Of Mine(X2) NEW 1€
Throne Of Lies Online Game Of Deceit
Through The Darkest Of Times
Tilt Brush NEW
Timeshift 3€
Time Recoil
Titan Quest + Ragnarok NEW 5.5€
Tooth And Tail 2€
Torchlight(X2)
Torchlight II(X3) NEW 2€
Tower Unite NEW
Toybox Turbos
Tracks The Train Set Game
Train Valley 2 NEW 1.5€
Treasure Hunter Simulator 1€
Tricky Towers NEW 4€
Tropico 4
Truberbrook
True Fear Forsaken Souls
Tyranny NEW 3.5€
Unbox Newbie's Adventure
Unexplored(X2)
Unloved NEW
Vampire The Masquerade Coteries Of New York NEW 1€
Velocibox
Vikings Wolves Of Midgard NEW 1€
V Rally 4 NEW
VVVVVV
Warhammer 40K Dawn Of War GOTY NEW 1€
Warhammer 40K Kill Team NEW
Warhammer End Times Vermintide NEW 1€
Wargroove NEW 2€
Warlock Master Of The Arcane
Warstone TD
We Are The Dwarves
We.The Revolution NEW 2€
When Ski Lifts Go Wrong(X2)
White Night
White Noise 2
Wings Of Vi(X2)
Wooden Sen'SeY
World's Dawn
World Of Goo
Worms Revolution
WRC 7 World Rally Championship
Wurm Unlimited
Xenoraid The First Space War
Yet Another Zombie Defense HD
Ylands Exploration Pack
Yuppie Psycho NEW 1€
Zombie Army Trilogy NEW 7€
Zombie Kill Of The Week Reborn
Zombotron 1.5€

Programs:
Music Maker EDM Edition

Some of the games from my wishlist:
Dusk
Ion Fury
Wildfire
Roboquest
Fury Unleashed
Curse Of The Dead Gods
Heist
Children Of Morta
Nightmare Reaper
Amid Evil
...and about 100 more games

I'm from EU,so KEYS SHOULD work pretty much anywhere
My Wishlist or offer something(game or paypal)
DONT TRY TO ADD ME ON STEAM OR SEND A PM BEFORE YOU POST IN THIS TOPIC-WILL NOT ANSWER YOU
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2020.10.19 10:28 dinkomaricic [H] My Friend Pedro, Blackwake, Event[0], Plague Inc Evolved, Crawl, Iconoclasts, SOMA, RE0HD, Dirt Rally 2.0, Gang Beasts, ETS2, Tower Unite, Forts, Generation Zero, Shadow Warrior 2, One Piece Burning Blood, GRID Ultimate, ZAT & 100's more [W] Wishlist, Paypal(EU), Offers

Read the disclaimer here before we agree on ANY trades

Due to recent issues regarding humblebundle suspending accounts I will provide keys ONLY-no gift links.You can read more in this announcement.

Your Steam account is required to be linked to your reddit account before being allowed to post here

My SGS Rep 85 trades
My IGS Rep 39 trades

I'm from EU,so KEYS SHOULD work pretty much anywhere

NOT BUYING GAMES,ONLY TRADES-games for games or selling for paypal
No interest in ANY RL,CSGO,TF2 or any other keys
BUYER covers the FEES(if outside EU,EU F&F only)

My Wishlist or offer something(game or paypal)

List of games I have:
10 Second Ninja X
11-11 Memories Retold 0.5€
60 Seconds! NEW 7.5€
911 Operator(X2) 0.5€
Aarklash Legacy 1€
A Case Of Distrust
A Good Snowman Is Hard To Build
A Year Of Rain NEW
Absolver 2€
Act of Aggression Reboot Edition NEW
Age Of Wonders III NEW
Agent A A Puzzle In Disguise
Agents Of Mayhem(X2) NEW 1.5€
AI War 2
Alien Spidy
All You Can Eat
Almost There The Platformer
American Fugitive(X2) NEW 1€
Ancestors Legacy NEW 1€
Anomaly Defenders
Anomaly Korea
Anomaly Warzone Earth
Anomaly 2
Archamon
Armello(X2) NEW
Asura Vengeance
Atari Vault
Attack Of The Earthlings
Automachef
Autonauts NEW 1.5€
Avernum 3 Ruined World 0.5€
Azkend 2 The World Beneath
Band Of Defenders
Baseball Riot
Basingstoke NEW
Bastion 1.5€
Batman The Enemy Within NEW 2€
Battalion 1944 NEW 4€
Battlezone Gold Edition NEW 1.5€
Battlestar Galactic Deadlock Season One NEW 2€
Battle Chasers Nightwar
Beat Hazard 2 NEW 1€
Beholder 2
Beyond Eyes
Bird Of Light
Black Paradox
Blackwake(X2) NEW 4€
Bohemian Killing
Book Of Demons NEW 1€
Borderlands GOTY Enhanced NEW 3.5€
Borderlands The Handsome Collection NEW 4.5€
Boundless NEW 1€
Broforce NEW 2.5€
Broken Age(X2)
Brothers A Tale Of Two Sons
Brutal Legend(X2)
Bulb Boy
Carnival Games VR
Carrier Command Gaea Mission
Castaway Paradise Town Building Sim
Catherine Classic NEW 2.5€
Caveblazers
Cities In Motion 1€
Cities In Motion 2(X2) 1€ + European Cities 1€
Clouds & Sheep 2
Coffin Dodgers
Company Of Heroes Complete NEW 5€
Concrete Jungle
Crawl(X2) NEW 3€
Crimsonland
Crouching Pony Hidden Dragon
Darkest Dungeon Shieldbreaker DLC
Dark Future Blood Red States
Day Of The Tentacle Remastered NEW 1.5€
Dead Age
Death Squared
Death's Hangover
Deadbeat Heroes(X2)
Deep Dungeons Of Doom
Deep Sky Derelicts
Deployment
Desert Child
Dex NEW
Diaries Of A Spaceport Janitor
Dimension Drifter
DiRT 4 NEW 2€
Dirt Rally
Dirt Rally 2.0 + 3 DLC NEW 5€
Distance
Distrust
Divekick
Dog Sled Saga
Downwell
Driftland The Magic Revival 0.5€
DUCATI 90th Anniversary
Dungeon Marathon
Dungeon Rats
Dungeons 2
Dustforce DX
Eador Imperium(X2)
Eastside Hockey Manager NEW
Eliza
Enslaved Odyssey To The West Premium Edition
Equilinox 1.5€
Escape Goat 2 NEW
E.T. Armies Deluxe Edition
Etherborn
Europa Universalis IV NEW 2€
Euro Truck Simulator 2 NEW 5€
Evergarden 0.5€
Event[0] NEW 5€
Evoland Legendary Edition NEW
Extinction
F1 2018(X2) NEW 1.5€
F1 2019 NEW 3€
Fantasy Blacksmith NEW
Fantasy Versus
FarSky
Fear Effect Sedna
Feather
Felix The Reaper NEW 1.5€
Figment(X2) 1.5€
Fire Ungh's Quest NEW
Forts NEW 8€
Fluffy Horde
Framed Collection
Full Throttle Remastered NEW 1.5€
Fun With Ragdolls The Game NEW 1€
Gang Beasts NEW
Garage Bad Trip 1.5€
Gas Guzzlers Extreme
Gato Roboto
Gauge
Generation Zero NEW 5€
Get Even 1.5€
Giana Sisters Twisted Dreams+DLC
GIBZ
GNOG
Goat Of Duty NEW 1€
God's Trigger(X2) 1€
Goetia(X2)
GoNNER BLüEBERRY EDiTION(X2)
Grand Ages Medieval
Grand Pigeon's Duty
Graveyard Keeper NEW 3€
Gremlins Inc. 1€
Grey Goo Definitive Edition 1€
GRID Autosport 2€ NEW
GRID(2019) Ultimate Edition(X2) NEW 3.5€
Grim Fandango Remastered NEW 1.5€
Grip Combat Racing NEW 1€
Guards Of The Gate
Gunman Tales
Guilty Gear Isuka
Guns Gore & Cannoli 1€
Guns Gore & Canolli 2 NEW 2€
Hacknet(X2) + Labyrinths DLC
Hammerfight
Headlander NEW
Hello Neighbor NEW 1.5€
Hello Neighbor Hide & Seek NEW 1.5€
Hero Defense
Hero Of The Kingdom III
Heroes Of The Monkey Tavern
Hive Jump(X2)
Hiveswap Act 1(X2)
Horace NEW
Hotline Miami(X3) 1€
Hotline Miami 2 NEW 2€
Hotline Miami 2 Digital Special Edition NEW 2.5€
Hot Tin Roof The Cat That Wore A Fedora
Hover
I Am Not A Monster
Iconoclasts NEW 5€
Immortal Planet(X2)
Immortal Redneck 1€
Impact Winter
Infinite Air With Mark McMorris(delisted) 4€
In Between
Interplanetary Enhanced Edition
Iron Danger NEW 1€
Jalopy NEW 2€
Jet Set Knights
Juanito Arcade Mayhem
Jump Stars
Kathy Rain NEW
Kill To Collect
Killing Floor 1 1€
Kingdom Classic
King Oddball
Last Tide NEW 3€
Legacy Of Dorn Herald Of Oblivion NEW
Lifeless Planet Premium Edition
Lightmatter NEW 1€
Love Is Dead
MagiCat
Magrunner Dark Pulse
Mainlining
Masquerada Songs And Shadows
Masquerade The Baubles Of Doom
Massive Chalice NEW
Medieval Kingdom Wars
Men Of War Assault Squad 2 War Chest Edition NEW 2.5€
Metal Unit NEW
Minion Masters Premium NEW 8€
Molek Syntez
Monochroma
MotoGP 15
Mr. Shifty
MXGP Official Motocross Videogame
My Friend Pedro NEW 3€
My Memory Of Us
Nairi Tower Of Shirin 0.5€
NecroVisioN Lost Company
Neon Chrome
NeuroVoider
Nevermind
Next Hero
Niche(X2) 0.5€
Nidhogg
Night Call NEW
Ninjin Clash Of Carrots
Neoverse NEW 1€
Octahedron
Of Orcs And Men NEW 0.5€
Old School Musical
Omen Exitio Plague
On Rusty Trails
One Piece Burning Blood NEW 5€
Onikira Demon Killer
Operation Flashpoint Dragon Rising 1.5€
OPUS The Day We Found Earth
Orbital Racer
Oriental Empires(X2)
Original War(X2)
Outcast Second Contact 1€
Overgrowth 1€
Overload NEW
Overlord II 1€
Override Mech City Brawl(X2)
Oxenfree NEW 1€
Pac Man 256
Paper Fire Rookie
Paradigm
Passpartout The Starving Artist NEW 5€
Payday 2 NEW 2€
Penarium
Pikuniku
Pinstripe 1€
Plague Inc Evolved NEW 7.5€
Poöf
Portal Knights NEW 2€
Pound Of Ground(X2)
Primal Carnage Extinction
Psychonauts NEW
Psychonauts In The Rhombus Of Ruin NEW
Puddle
Pumped BMX+
Punch Club
Purrfect Date(X2)
Puss 1€
Quest Of Dungeons
Rad(X2) NEW 1.5€
Rad Rodgers Radical Edition
Radio Commander 1€ NEW
Raiden V Director's Cut 0.5€
Railway Empire (EU locked) NEW 3.5€
Rain World NEW 2€
Rebel Galaxy
Redeemer Enhanced Edition NEW
Re-Legion
Remnants Of Naezith NEW
Replay VHS Is Not Dead
Republique NEW
Resident Evil 0 HD Remaster NEW 3€
Resident Evil Revelations 2 Complete NEW 4.5€
Rise Of Insanity
River City Ransom Underground
Road Redemption(X2) 1€
Rogue Stormers
Rusty Lake Paradise
RWBY Grimm Eclipse NEW 3€
Sakura Angels 1€
Samorost 3
Satellite Reign
Scribblenauts Unlimited NEW 2€
Serious Sam 3 BFE(X2) NEW 3.5€
Shadow Warrior 2 NEW
Shadows Awakening(X2) NEW 1€
Shadwen 1€
She Remembered Caterpillars
Sherlock Holmes The Devil's Daughter NEW 2.5€
Shock Troopers
Shuyan Saga
SimCity 4 Deluxe Edition
Sky Break 0.5€
Slipstream(X2)
Smoke And Sacrifice(X2)
Snake Pass
Sniper Elite V2 2.5€
Soma NEW
Songbringer
Sonic CD
Sonic The Hedgehog 4 Episode 1 & 2
Space Hulk Ascension
Sparkle 2
Sparkle Unleashed
Spec Ops The Line
Speed Brawl
Spelunky NEW 2€
Stacking NEW
Star Trek(delisted) NEW 22€
Stasis
State Of Mind(X2) 1€
Stealth Bastard Deluxe
Stealth Inc 2 A Game Of Clones(X2)
Steel Rats
Stick Fight The Game(X2) NEW
Strider
Stronghold 2 Steam Edition NEW 2€
Stygian Reign Of The Old Ones NEW
Styx Master Of Shadows NEW 1.5€
Sunless Bundle NEW 5€
Super Inefficient Golf
Super Panda Adventures
Surgeon Simulator Anniversary Edition NEW 1€
Surviving Mars 1.5€
Sword Legacy Omen(X2) 1€
Swords And Soldiers 2 Shawarmageddon 1€
Syberia II
Symmetry
Syndrome
Synthetik Legion Rising 6€
Take On Helicopters
Take On Mars
Tales From Candlekeep Tomb Of Annihilation(X2)
Talisman Digital Edition + City,Frostmarch,Sacred Pool NEW (trading only as a bundle) 2.5€
Tennis In The Face
Tennis World Tour NEW 3€
Tharsis(X2)
The Adventure Pals
The Bard's Tale IV Director's Cut NEW 1€
The Coma 2 Vicious Sisters 1€
The Darkness II
The Final Station
The Free Ones
The Gate Of Firmament
The Haunted Island
The Invisible Hours
The Journey Down Chapter Three
The King's Bird(X2) NEW
The King Of Fighters XIII Steam Edition
The Last Blade
The Last Leviathan
The Messenger NEW 1.5€
The Mims Beginning
The Night Of The Rabbit NEW
The Occupation 1€ NEW
The Rivers of Alice Extended Version
The Spatials
The Spiral Scouts 0.5€
The Stanley Parable NEW
The Stillness Of The Wind NEW
The Suicide Of Rachel Foster NEW 1.5€
The Testament Of Sherlock Holmes NEW 2€
The Town Of Light(X2)
The Turing Test 2€
The Uncertain The Last Quiet Day(X2)
The Walking Dead + 400 Days NEW 2€
The Walking Vegetables
Them's Fightin' Herds(X2) 2.5€
Think Of The Children
This War Of Mine(X2) NEW 1€
Throne Of Lies Online Game Of Deceit
Through The Darkest Of Times
Tilt Brush NEW
Timeshift 2.5€
Time Recoil
Titan Quest + Ragnarok NEW 5.5€
Tooth And Tail 2€
Torchlight(X2)
Torchlight II(X3) NEW 2€
Tower Unite NEW
Toybox Turbos 1€
Tracks The Train Set Game
Train Valley 2 NEW 1.5€
Treasure Hunter Simulator 1€
Tricky Towers NEW 4€
Tropico 4
Truberbrook
True Fear Forsaken Souls
Tyranny NEW 3.5€
Unbox Newbie's Adventure
Unexplored(X2)
Unloved NEW
Velocibox
Vikings Wolves Of Midgard NEW 1€
V Rally 4 NEW 2€
VVVVVV
Warhammer 40K Dawn Of War GOTY NEW 1€
Warhammer 40K Kill Team NEW
Warhammer End Times Vermintide NEW 1€
Wargroove NEW 2€
Warlock Master Of The Arcane
Warstone TD
We Are The Dwarves
We.The Revolution NEW 2€
When Ski Lifts Go Wrong(X2)
White Night
White Noise 2
Wings Of Vi(X2)
Wooden Sen'SeY
World's Dawn
World Of Goo
Worms Revolution
WRC 7 World Rally Championship 1.5€
Wurm Unlimited
Xenoraid The First Space War
Yet Another Zombie Defense HD
Ylands Exploration Pack
Yuppie Psycho NEW 1€
Zombie Army Trilogy NEW 7€
Zombie Kill Of The Week Reborn
Zombotron 1.5€

Programs:
Music Maker EDM Edition

Some of the games from my wishlist:
Dusk
Ion Fury
Wildfire
Roboquest
Fury Unleashed
Curse Of The Dead Gods
Heist
Children Of Morta
Nightmare Reaper
Amid Evil
...and about 100 more games

I'm from EU,so KEYS SHOULD work pretty much anywhere
My Wishlist or offer something(game or paypal)
DONT TRY TO ADD ME ON STEAM OR SEND A PM BEFORE YOU POST IN THIS TOPIC-WILL NOT ANSWER YOU
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2020.10.19 09:58 theonewhoexists [Kauai] Princeville vs. Poipu for January to Februrary

Hello! A couple friends and I are planning a working holiday in Kauai for early January to the end of February. We are Canadian and our work requires us to relocate to the US despite WFH and offices being closed, so we can work from anywhere for the time being. We are happy to quarantine for 2 weeks if pretravel testing is no longer offered.
We have narrowed our choices for rentals to two locations (I've inquired on many rentals, if someone is looking for similar dates would like to book the places we don't, feel free to message me):
  1. A 4BR house (1900 sq ft, older but recently renovated) in Princeville for ~$7k/month
  2. A 3BR condo (1440 sq ft, Pili Mai Resort) in Poipu for ~8k/month
We're interested in hiking, beaches, surfing, snorkeling, etc. essentially all the outdoorsy activities. I have done some research and have found the following:
Princeville/North side
Poipu/South side
Is there anything I've listed that's incorrect? Are there more pros and cons for both Princeville and Poipu that should be considered?
Considering that we will be working a typical 9-5 schedule and staying for at least two months, are the con's that I've listed for the north side that big of a deal to forego the additional comfort of a bigger house? Or are they generally more important for someone who will be on vacation for 1-2 weeks?
Thanks!
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2020.10.19 06:45 MostlyReadRarelyPost How to Make Friends and Put People Under the Influence (Steelshod 437)

Hey there!
I don’t post these daily anymore, so just in case you’re a newcomer and you’ve never seen a Steelshod post before… click here to start at the beginning
This is the latest chapter out of several hundred, and I don’t think it will make much sense without context. This isn’t an episodic story so much as one long narrative.
Hopefully, you’ll enjoy yourself, and I’ll see you back here in good time. If not, no big deal. But I think if you start here you’re going to be very, very lost.
Table of Contents – includes earlier installments, maps, character sheets, our discord server, and other documents.
First Previous
Victoria
World map
Here is a general lore doc including character profiles and here is a basic roster showing who’s where, and who is a PC: Steelshod Roster!
Note for Binge-Readers: This is generally live-updated to reflect the current state of the game! Hopefully if you’re binging you can keep better track of who’s going where, because you just recently read about them going there.
Ronald’s Basin
Steelshod hunkers down in the Basin after the events of their meeting with the Collar of Thorns.
They have several wounded after the battle with the fiendwolves, and Agrippa monitors them closely.
The most serious injury is probably Levin, whose face has been badly shredded. Still, he doesn’t seem too upset about it. He endures his bedrest with stoic silence.
The weather is still inclement, with rolling storms and generally pervasive fog, clouds and light rainfall
The shitty weather hampers their efforts to beef up the fortifications in the Basin, but they do the best they can.
However, the day after they returned from the party, they are visited by a moderately-sized group of Wncari.
It’s a few dozen warriors leading a couple carts of goods, and at the head of them is a man named Fearghal.
He was at the party—the one that agreed to come by the Basin for a prisoner exchange.
Steelshod is holding his (wife’s) nephew and three of his warriors, and he wants them back.
He has held true to the tentative negotiations they made during the party, and brought a considerable amount of his clan’s leatherwork.
Early in the negotiation, Fearghal addresses the unspoken tension in the air.
He says he left the party before the fight with the fiendwolves was underway, but he comments to Cyril that he heard about what happened.
He asks if they intend any sort of vengeance.
Cyril just smiles acidly. “Vengeance for what?” he asks. “All of our people survived.”
Point taken.
Fearghal decides to trust that his people will be safe enough here, and the negotiations get underway.
He agrees to trade leather gear—jerkins, bits of armor, belts, and so on—for Steelshod in the exchange.
His people end up staying the night in the Basin, at Cara’s allowance.
This gives them time to fit some of their goods to specific members, at Cyril’s direction.
Privately, Cyril tells Cara that his plan is for them to have some Wncari garb that they might use for some future ruse or disguise—maybe it will never come to pass, but it seems more strategically valuable than a couple hundred silver pieces, and it’s not like they really want to keep the prisoners.
If nothing else, it buys goodwill with Fearghal’s kin, and that’s not to be discounted.
They still hope to undermine Partholon and Dolan, so that perhaps they can make peace between Victoria and the rest of the Collar.
The trade goes smoothly, and a day later Fearghal and his people withdraw back to the forests.
After that, they continue hunkering down in the Basin, healing their wounded.
At this point, Yorrin has an idea. Or more accurately, the idea belongs to ihaveaterribleplan
He decides to roll his Spy Network check to see what he has to play with right now.
He rolls a 19. As you probably remember, Yorrin can nudge rolls up or down 1 point at the cost of damage to Yorrin or some other consequence.
Damage makes no sense here, but I have a great idea for a consequence.
I suggest that if he takes the nudge and makes this a critical, the consequence will be that any Spy Network uses this session will be done either through, or at least with the awareness of, Athos.
To remind you, Athos is the mysterious agent that has been operating against Steelshod’s interests in Victoria.
He probably works for Khashar’s Serpentes
Not a friend of Steelshod’s
But neither is he likely to be a friend of Partholon
Worth it, Plan decides. Athos is a problem for tomorrow, Partholon is the problem of today.
With that decided, he has a huge pool of Spymaster points to work with
He spends a lot of them immediately, to generate a specialist.
He wants this specialist to be particularly focused in two of Yorrin’s skills: Engineering (particularly fortifications), and Endurance.
He wants the guy to have a military background, knowledge of engineering, siegecraft, and particularly how to do such things in adversity
Plan posits a suggestion for the guy’s narrative role:
He’s an older Cassaline that came up in the legions and retired to Victoria a decade ago. He used to work with Ignus, many years ago, and he’s been vaguely aware of Steelshod for a while now. Once he heard they were here, working with Victoria, he decided to see if they needed any help.
Thus is born Luigi Gallo. A skilled Cassaline engineer with a few tiers under his belt.
Luigi rides up to the Basin about a day after the Wncari leatherworkers leave.
He is quickly ushered inside and brought to meet with Cyril, Cara, and Perrin.
When Luigi mentions that he used to work with Ignus, Cyril asks him about the experience.
Luigi says Ignus was always a bit… eccentric. Innovative, but often upsetting his superiors with his experiments.
He always figured Ignus would one day become an eccentric madman, or a genius.
Cyril chuckles, and asks “what is the difference?”
Luigi shrugs, says “Whether your wings melt, I suppose?”
It turns out Luigi was visiting an old friend in Victoria over a decade ago, when he fell in love and decided not to leave.
He has grown quite fond of the place. He says in many ways, despite their pride in having thrown off the Empire, Victoria has preserved more old Cassaline traditions than any other Middish kingdom.
He loves it there. And he has been concerned to see the refugees fleeing the outskirts of Victoria’s territory, the farmers displaced by savage barbarian raiders.
And so he has come to offer his help. They ask how much he wants to be paid, and he shrugs.
He makes a good living drawing up blueprints for buildings, and he has employees to construct them with little input from him.
It is a good living and it requires little of his labor. He is not in urgent need of funds.
And, as mentioned, Steelshod seems to be here to help Victoria, which is now his home.
Perrin and Cyril welcome Luigi into the fold with great pleasure.
He’s nowhere near the engineer Ignus is, or the master of fortifications and siegecraft that Mucker is
But he’s had some classical training, which is better than anyone else here.
He says he’s not likely to be able to help them with large-scale weaponry.
But he spent a good amount of time in the field back in Cassala, and he has lots of experience with simple field fortifications
Trenches, simple walls, etc. And he has plenty of experience doing these things in any sort of inclement weather, too.
The plains between Cassala and Spatalia see heavy rainfall.
That’s good enough for them.
With Luigi’s help consulting, Cyril and Perrin are able to get back to work building up the defenses of the Basin despite the difficulties posed by the storms and rain.
While they continue fortifying Ronald’s Basin, they also send out more scouting parties to try to keep abreast of the Collar of Thorns.
Plan also burns the remainder of his Spy Network to piggyback off of the mysterious one-eyed coin that they were given at the party.
He asks if he can spend the points to ensure that there are a few savvy, competent members of that Wncari clan that are skeptical of Partholon and Dolan’s leadership, and are spreading the word of the more questionable decisions made at the party
Spreading word that Steelshod was assured of hospitality, and then attacked by Partholon’s creatures.
This is a reasonable usage of the power, so no arguments there. There are definitely at least a couple of sympathetic folk among the Collar, as I’ve already indicated.
So I confirm that a couple of competent agents amongst the Wncari are now undermining Partholon’s reputation.
The first forays of scouts return.
They did not cross paths with any warriors, though they occasionally crossed tracks that they presume were small Collar of Thorns hunting parties.
The most notable discovery one scouting party mentions is that they spotted, at some distance, a small Wncari settlement in the forest.
It was secluded, but they got close enough to make out maybe a dozen small, simple shelters and a few people moving about.
The scouts decided not to approach any closer—they saw no sign of warriors, so they decided that either
A) the settlement was essentially unguarded civilians, not anyone Steelshod would be interested in harassing
And/Or
B) the settlement was guarded by Collar warriors waiting to ambush anyone that got too close, well-hidden enough that the scouts could not identify them and therefore potentially vulnerable to them.
The scouts confirm they could probably find the settlement again, assuming it’s not temporary. But Cara says to give it some room for now—she doesn’t see any value in striking at a small Wncari village.
So they continue to send out scouts, trying to find anything of more strategic value.
Agrippa has an idea of something they can try, so he arranges a private meeting with Cyril
And I mean private
Concerned at Partholon’s possible ability to spy at them using supernatural means, he asks Cyril to play a card game with him that he learned from Hubert
While they play, Agrippa produces a sheet of vellum and begins passing notes to Cyril in Cassaline, in which they are both literate.
This way, even if Partholon has eyes on them, it’s unlikely he’ll be able to observe this.
Agrippa makes a few vague strategy suggestions—he leaves the details for Cyril to figure out, he just wants to give some general thoughts he had.
Perhaps more importantly, he begins instituting similar rules for critical information exchanges going forward
For example, when he comes up with a new idea for a defensive engineering project, he discusses it with Luigi via notes.
And Luigi begins writing up plans for executing on the idea.
Cyril wants some mobile defensive structures to be built—he’s thinking of certain anti-horse tools right now… since the Collar of Thorns raiders seem to have a fair number of small, sturdy horses.
And, more importantly, the ideas Cyril has could probably be adapted for use against fiendwolves as well.
To support Luigi, he polls their recruits for anyone with metalworking experience, and gets a few men with some skill at various kinds of crafting. No full blacksmiths, but probably sufficiently skilled to be able to build what Cyril envisions.
A couple days pass.
They brought enough food with them to support their fighting force for a solid two weeks and change, but that time is rapidly approaching
Cyril and Cara want to stay ahead of it, so they decide to arrange a supply run.
Prudence takes one of the ulfskennar—Froyr, one of the quieter of the pack, but a good hunter—as well as Skogg and ten of their hired Victorian woodsmen.
Her orders are straightforward: return to Victoria, secure a fresh supply caravan, and return.
It will take the better part of a day to get back to the city, so they expect her to be gone for several days overall.
Another day, one of their scouting parties has a close call.
When scouting along the forest edge, they catch sight of the edge of a large force of Collar warriors.
At a distance, they reckon it to be about a hundred fighters—the scouting party is about ten men, so they keep their distance and try to observe without engaging.
They think they may have been spotted, but they were able to fall back and not get caught out
The warriors didn’t seem that interested in them—they quickly returned to their previous path, and withdrew into the forest.
They report this event to Cyril and point out where it happened, along the northern edge of the forest, and Cyril suggests that they send another scouting party out to take a look at the northern Cassaline ruin, the “Old Tower” that Steelshod cleared of the Collar several days earlier
Cyril is curious to see if maybe they’ve re-inhabited it.
He sends out several small groups to sweep the region north of the forest, with the two main groups led by Felix and Amos respectively.
Felix and Amos’s teams approach the Old Tower from stealth, and manage to catch the inhabitants with their guard down.
It’s not even a full war party of thirteen—it’s just three men, lookouts of some kind.
They surrender immediately when Steelshod closes the noose on the tower.
Felix catches two of them, and Amos’s group catches the third.
Felix and Amos, of course, go way back… in another life, Felix hunted Amos through the wilds of Chatsworth’s territory.
They engage in some good-natured competition here, each trying to show up the other in how cleanly and effectively they take the captives and scout the area
Although it’s been raining steadily, they do still find some readable tracks in the region
They see the telltale signs of a large force having passed through here, doubtless the hundred-or-more sized group that the scouts saw the previous day of scouting.
It looks like the large force did not come to or from the Old Tower, however
They passed nearby, coming from the north and passing south.
As a reminder, here is the area around the Old Tower
Felix decides they should follow the trail north—they already know the group went into the forest, but where were they coming from?
So they follow the path as it takes them north across the small river here, and then west.
The tracks lead them to the small fishing village situated on the banks of the Ironblood.
This place, Creekside, has been largely abandoned every time Steelshod has passed by
Presumably the inhabitants already fled to Victoria, or were killed by the Collar when hostilities first began escalating some months ago.
But when they arrive in the village this time, they find something surprising.
Corpses, and the clear sign of a battle.
They find not a single living soul, however.
So they examine the whole area in as much detail as they can
Amos and Felix are both expert trackers, so they put their heads together to try to understand what, exactly, happened here.
Here are some things that they find:
Some indication that people were once again sleeping in the village huts, but only very briefly. Cookfires showing a bit of recent use, fresh ash, some fresh bedrolls laid out in the huts, things like that.
The dead have been somewhat ripped up by carrion eaters, but they seem to have been dead for no more than a day, and much of them is still recognizable.
They’re dressed in clothing cut and colored in a Ruskan style, and broadly seem to fall into three categories: men in simple, cheap clothing; men wearing bits of armor, with weapons nearby; men dressed well in sodden, bloodstained finery.
No insignias, flags, badges, tabards, or other markings to identify any noble house or similar, however. Felix decides the three types of corpses are most likely laborers, mercenaries, and wealthy free men. A merchant caravan, perhaps?
They also find various tools left discarded on the ground, most notably several lathes and scrapers along with piles of discarded rotten wood, mud, algae, and other slop.
And one section of the shore has several heavy logs lined up along it leading out to the shallows.
Felix and Amos grew up in the Chatsworth region, near the seaside trading port of Chipspool as well as the hidden away Smuggler’s Cove in Breaker Bay.
Some of these details look familiar to them, and they eventually put together that there must have been a ship that was brought up onto the shore for some sort of repairs or cleaning.
These men died all around where it must have been
But the ship itself is gone now—either some of the ship’s men survived the attack and managed to push off, or the Wncari decided to take the ship themselves for some reason
Felix has their three captive Collar scouts brought forth, and he pressures them
It doesn’t take long for one of them to break
He explains that the Wncari had spotted a ship docked here for several days, and yesterday Dolan sent out a war party of his laochra. They slaughtered the defenders and took the ship.
That’s basically all he knows. He has no clue what Dolan wanted with a ship.
He has been watching from the Old Tower for days now, so he was not involved in the actual war party itself.
The other two prisoners glare at the talker, but Felix gives the guy a gruff thanks.
Unfortunately, there isn’t much more they can learn at this point, so they both finish scouting the area and then fall back to the Basin.
Once they get back, they turn in the prisoners and report their findings to the others.
Agrippa suggests that they send a message to Yerevan to tell the bayard what they found, in case Yerevan decides to retaliate with force against the Collar.
Not a bad idea… Bayard Naksava isn’t exactly known for his aggression, but it’s worth a try. They write a letter to send him via a regular courier.
The next morning, before they send out their scouts, the sentries on the wall spot a small group of riders coming in.
Once they get close enough, it’s clear they are a group of warriors of the Collar of Thorns. When they get in earshot, one of them calls out that he’s heard they have some of his kin held captive.
They confirm names—just to get some basic reassurance that he isn’t lying—and then invite him in to negotiate the release of the prisoners.
The guy doing the talking—clearly some kind of leader—agrees instantly, dismounting and leaving his fellows behind.
He says his name is Finnegan.
They bring him in, and ask if he’d like food and drink. He shrugs, says that sounds nice.
They start to take him to one of the main meeting halls.
Felix notices immediately that Finnegan is actively surveying the inside of the Basin, eyes scanning all of the buildings. It looks like he is scoping out the place.
Felix acidly asks Finnegan if he’d like a floor plan.
The Wncar chuckles, says no, but asks if they could take their meal, not in the meeting hall, but in a different building.
He points at the old chapel in Ronald’s Basi. It’s a stone building that dates back to the early spread of the Torathi faith, kept in good repair.
An odd request, but Felix shrugs and agrees.
Soon they are sitting in the chapel, and some basic refreshments are brought.
Finnegan sprinkles some salt on his food and takes a single, deliberate bite of each kind of food they bring him
Then he draws out a flask of his own liquor and pours drinks for himself and the others.
They share in his whisky, a brew that burns fiercely on the way down.
There was some ritual to Finnegan’s eating and drinking, and when it’s done, he pushes the remainder away and begins talking.
He tells them they have two of his men held prisoner, and he’d like to get them back…
But perhaps more importantly, he’s hoping they got his coin
Everyone sits up straight at that.
The Caedian shilling with the eye gouged out—the symbol they got at the party.
Finnegan tells them that he has some distant kin amongst the Cuig Dorn clan in the Caedian hills—one of the clans within Cara’s father’s fledgeling Wncari kingdom.
He’s heard how things have gone for them… for all the Wncari near Caedia
And as far as he can tell, their people gotten themselves a much better situation than the Collar has, and they’ve done it with a lot less bloodshed and death than seems to be Partholon and Dolan’s plan.
At the frank statement, Perrin asks if Finnegan maybe should be speaking a bit more carefully… they’re still unsure of just how much Partholon can observe them.
Finnegan says they should be alright. Aye, they say Partholon can see and hear through the land… but this building is old. Made of stones dedicated to a foreign god. Partholon should not be able to observe them here.
They accept that, and they speak freely with him
What does he want from them? If he is their ally within the Collar, how can they help him?
Finnegan isn’t too sure. He has no desire to ask for them to make any grand commitments to him.
He just wants peace with Victoria. He has to speak carefully around his kin, and he is not confident he can bring even his entire clan with him, much less the rest of the Collar.
But the idea of a deal like the one between Caedia and their Wncari clans appeals to him. Recognition of sovereignty, establishing some sort of borders based on current territory, and so on.
Partholon’s dream of covering the land in the One Forest is madness. Dolan’s dream of conquering Victoria is, as well.
Cyril asks Finnegan if he knows anything about the ship that his people took recently
Finnegan is surprised they already know about it, but he confirms what Steelshod already suspected.
Dolan had his people take a ship from the Ironblood and bring it into the Forest.
They ask if Finnegan knows where the ship is now—he doesn’t, but he can guess. There’s only a few places in the forest where the river Victorians call “Argentum” has decent portage. Much of the river valley that passes between the One Forest is in a deep ravine, but closer to where it reaches the Ironblood there are a few places.
They get Finnegan to mark his guesses on a map.
After that, they try to figure out how many other potential allies they have within the Collar
Finnegan isn’t sure they have many.
In particular—while Dolan is a bit more controversial, Partholon is deeply respected and feared across most of the Collar.
The Taoiseach—the collection of clan chiefs like Finnegan, that are each ostensibly on equal voting footing with Dolan and Partholon—virtually never go against either man.
Partholon in particular.
While the Druid an Fáinne lives, Finnegan suspects that the Taoiseach will continue to listen to him, and only agree to peace if he does.
Which of course sparks a related discussion: Partholon lives, even after he was beheaded.
How?
Finnegan shrugs. He doesn’t really know.
But it is a widely held belief that the Druid an Fáinne cannot truly die so long as he still has Bánánach’s favor.
Steelshod was afraid the answer would be something like that.
Perhaps they will simply need to capture him and imprison him so thoroughly he has no way of escape
Finnegan seems to wince at that… he is not sure that this will break the spirits of his people. Just as likely, it could drive them to greater fervor.
They ask if anyone other than Partholon has met with this Bánánach, the Collar’s Living God.
He says that a few of Partholon’s most trusted disciples, maybe, but none other.
They ask if Finnegan knows where Bánánach might be. He shrugs. No, not really.
Somewhere in the deepest, darkest heart of the forest, surely.
One of the deepest places that most of the Collar are not permitted to go.
He is able to point out a few such places, very roughly, on their map.
All the places he marks are in the South Forest, though. They ask if there are no such places in the North Forest.
Finnegan says, no, there are such places in the North Forest. But he does not think that they are where Bánánach lives.
Speaking about such places, however…
That sort of brings to mind the real reason Finnegan came here to speak with them today.
He explains that the Mac Tíre Ocracha—the wolf creatures they fought—have always been part of the Collar’s lore.
But he’d never heard of them fighting alongside the Collar until very recently.
The old stories were something different.
Stories of a curse that befell hunters that ventured into darkest parts of the North Forest.
Men that disappeared for days, and came back… changed.
Slew their kin, and eventually disappeared or died.
Finnegan says he’d never seen such a man himself—they were just stories.
Until fairly recently, when Partholon came to the Taoiseach and told them that he could grant great power to chosen Laochra.
And those that were chosen, changed, just like in the old stories.
Some say it is a favor of Bánánach, but that doesn’t sit right with Finnegan.
It was always spoken of as some sort of curse, not a blessing.
Clan lore claims that the first Mac Tíre Ocrach was a man named Conall, many generations back. That his resting place is somewhere deep in the north side of the One Forest.
Until now, Finnegan had thought little of Conall. A monster buried out in the woods, his spirit haunting it and cursing those that displease the One Forest.
But there’s more to it than that.
Yesterday, Partholon came to the Taoiseach and told them of his new plan.
He hand-picked a group of laochra—likely men he has changed to Fiendwolves, Finnegan assumes.
Along with one of his close disciples in the Old Ways, one of his druids.
He has sent them deep into the forest
With orders to unearth Conall and bring him back.
Finnegan speaks in a low tone, obviously afraid.
If Conall is real, and if Partholon believes him to be then Finnegan believes it too, then he is a monster.
Whatever this team finds out there… it will lead to more bloodshed. More death.
Finnegan shudders.
This is why he came today.
He wanted to tell Steelshod, so that perhaps they can do something about it.
Cyril says to Cara—and the other Steelshod in general—that this might be better news than they think.
First of all, it likely means that Partholon is uncomfortable with his latest confrontations with Steelshod.
They must have pushed him, scared him, into doubting his ability to defeat them.
Or at least doubting his ability to defeat them without it costing a high price, one that could hamper his other plans.
Cyril can only assume, further, that Partholon had been leaving this off the table previously for a reason.
If this Conall was purely a valuable tool, it seems unlikely he would have waited until now to retrieve him
So perhaps Conall is unreliable in some way, or difficult to control.
That could be good for Steelshod—maybe there’s an inroad there. And it could be even worse for Steelshod—if Conall is actually more dangerous than Partholon already is.
In the end, as unfortunate as it is, Cyril’s opinion is that they have no choice but to try to intervene.
They must try to intercept this group. Interrupt their recovery of Conall.
It is a gamble, inherently. Partholon’s team has a headstart. They presumably know their destination better. They know the forest better. They must know more about Conall, too.
There are many reasons why it could be very dangerous.
But if they leave them alone, then they lose any opportunity to stop it. Partholon presumably gets his new ally, and their situation here gets that much more dangerous.
Cyril sees it as a risk they must take.
Agrippa points out that if they act immediately, they could also be putting Finnegan’s life in considerable danger.
Finnegan isn’t sure what to say about that initially
He hadn’t really considered that angle yet.
But he agrees with Cyril. He came here to tell them so that they’d intervene.
The risk to him...
He’s not sure what to say.
He pauses, and nobody has any great suggestions.
Cara and Agrippa take this lull as a chance to pivot topics for a moment
And ask Finnegan a few more questions about the Fiendwolves.
Has he known any of the men that have been changed? Did their personality change? Did they remain themselves? And, Cara asks, can they change back? They haven’t seen any of them do so.
Finnegan nods. He has known a few. Afric, for one.
Afric remained himself. His memories and personality remained. But he did change. He was more… angry. Violent. Unpredictable.
Yes, they can change back from beast to man. Though, Finnegan says, they are said to not live very long.
Some say it’s a shortened lifespan, others say they can only transform so many times before they die. But Finnegan doesn’t know for sure.
He’s inclined to believe it is somewhat true, however. When Afric went to meet Steelshod, Finnegan says the man knew he was going to die.
His goal was to make an impression, kill the man that killed Partholon, and die.
Felix snorts. “Well, he accomplished exactly one o’ those”
“Nooo,” Cara objects. “He got two of ‘em! He made an impression, and he died!”
Finnegan sighs.
He tells them that, as far as protecting him goes… they shouldn’t.
It’s more important to him that this ends without Steelshod and Victoria wiping out his people
If that costs his life… so be it.
Cyril asks if he’d be willing to fully defect. Not return home, but rather turn entirely.
Maybe they give him a few hours to return home and gather as many as he can, bring them back here.
Steelshod could then protect him.
Agrippa comments that Cyril is turning into a softy.
Cyril shrugs. He is just laying out options.
In his opinion, the best option is that they let Finnegan go back, and remain their double agent.
Then they send out lots of large raiding parties into the forest, with only one of them actually heading for the location Finnegan suggests.
The rest just being a fog cover, groups picking fights with Collar in the woods, so that Partholon assumes they stumbled upon the group sent after Conall.
But this option will likely cost the most lives, for Steelshod and their Victorian troops.
Picking fights in the Collar’s forest is dangerous, especially going in basically blind.
They will lose men, doing this.
Cara floats another idea.
Maybe they just put a knife to Finnegan’s throat.
Force him to lead them through the forest.
Finnegan’s eyes widen, but she keeps explaining.
They make Finnegan lead them out there
When they get close, they slip up and Finnegan manages to give them the slip
He reports back to Dolan and Partholon that he was trying to negotiate the release of his men, and traded Steelshod some scrap of intel... but then Steelshod violated hospitality, took him hostage, and forced him to take them there directly.
Basically: They give him some plausible explanation for the treachery, make it seem like Steelshod forced him
Finnegan likes this plan.
It’s very possible he could still pay with his life… but probably not.
He is a clan head, a member of the Taoiseach. Most likely, he would simply be somewhat disgraced and out of favor.
Either way, he’s willing to risk his life. Much preferable to him betraying them outright and his entire clan potentially paying a heavy cost.
They decide this is the deception they will go with.
Finnegan is pretty stone-cold, and Cyril’s read on him is that he won’t crack short of intense torture.
This is accurate. After all, I basically created Finnegan in a previous session as a response to another Yorrin Spy Network use. He’s their main competent man on the inside, and he has a fair share of covert skills.
Even so, they float few ways they can try to help Finnegan sell it
First, they will give him some intel on Steelshod to feed to Partholon and Dolan. If he can point out that even as he was held captive he tried to notice anything of value, that will help sell his loyalty to the Collar.
They’ll give him some info on their defenses, and their sentry patterns. They can always change them later.
Even better, Agrippa has the idea to further sell it by hitting Finnegan with some of the Black Wizards sorcery.
Specifically, an Essence of Joy that Yorrin left in Cyril’s inventory.
They can genuinely dose Finnegan with that, so there’s no need to make it up at all. If Partholon has any way of checking for the truth of the claim, he will find it to be true.
They won’t be letting him “escape” until they are deep in the forest, many hours later, more than enough time for the dose to wear off.
And so, a short time later, Felix steps up on the walls in plain view of Finnegan’s men.
He has Finnegan with him, hands tied behind him, and he has a blade to Finnegan’s throat.
Felix tells them to fuck off back home, and that Steelshod will be holding onto Finnegan.
Finnegan nods drunkenly, still high on Essence of Joy, and tells his men he’ll be fine.
They shout angrily, accuse Steelshod of violating guest rights, and begin readying bows.
Felix presses the knife closer, the other folk on the walls ready their own bows, and Finnegan sloppily calls down to his men to stand down
One of his men asks what they’ve done to him, and Felix tells them again to toddle off.
But they insist, and eventually Cara relents. She tells them that the Black Wizard—they have heard of him, at least, haven’t they?—has ensorcelled Finnegan.
He’ll do as they say. Cara promises that they’ll let him go when they’re finished with him… as long as these men leave.
Finnegan’s men are reluctant, but they decide they can’t do much for him right now
So they flee, vowing vengeance if Steelshod kills their clan chief.
With that, Steelshod takes a few minutes to assemble a considerable force.
And then they strike out, following the drugged up Finnegan’s lead
As he tries to lead them to Conall’s Rest.
Hey all!
It's been a while. It took a while to meet again, and then it took a while to get the post written up.
This arc has been more twisty than I initially expected, but overall it’s been pretty solid from my perspective. I am still really enjoying the chance to fuck with Steelshod with a powerful enemy that is substantially different from a lot of their more recent foes.
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2020.10.19 05:23 sunflowertoad looking for a RPG with romance (preferably heavily) involved.

i’m not a fan of just dating-sim style games or turn-based combat games (but i did really enjoy fire emblem: three houses, so maybe i’ve just avoided them for whatever reason). i’ve played stardew valley and dragon age: inquisition, those are what i’m most interested in i think! i really just want to be able to lose myself in a game and also have a love interest. i was really disappointed when i started playing the outer worlds and i learned that romance was not an option. (i have a PC, Xbox One, and Switch!)
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2020.10.19 05:21 manggan Switching from Data Science to Medicine

Hi all,
This page has inspired me so much; I never thought there would be so many people who are also searching for their career path in various ages in life! :)
My journey of starting college as a premed:
Reading the posts here has inspired me to share my journey. I started off in college as a premedical student. I went to community college, took all the prerequisite courses, got involved in health organizations and a few years of research. I then transferred to Berkeley, intending to major in MCB Biochemistry. I wanted to pursue medicine because I am deeply enamored with the altruistic nature of the work, and I cannot deny that the prestige of the profession has attracted me as well.
Turning point- considering financial pressures to get a job after college to get a home / stable income
In my junior year of college however, things took a turn for the worse. My mother got cancer and I had to reconsider whether investing in 4 years of medical school + 3-7 years of residency is worth it. She had to stop working and is fine now, but she is in her 60s already. I then reconsidered my path and switched from Biochemistry to my second passion at the time, a Mathematics/Statistics major. I ended up finishing those degrees and got a job as a Data Scientist post graduation.
Rekindling of medical passions / worry that data science is not my ultimate vocation
2-3 years down the road brings me to now, at age 27. I am still living in an apartment and supporting my mom's expenses. The goal is to purchase a home for my mom to retire in. I think I can do this in about 2 years, however I have become less interested in data science as a long-term path. While the statistical and modeling process is gratifying, the application I work in (martech/adtech) isn't.
After some soul-searching, I am finding that my true interests is in using science and research to help underserved populations. In summary, my interests in a careevocation and not just a job are:
  1. doing rigorous scientific research, either in mathematical/statistical sciences (or data science) or in other scientific field
  2. applying scientific findings to help people
  3. respected career that is stable / I can grow old in
I then started to consider switching to biomedical data science, applying my stats/ML knowledge to solve problems in public health and evidence-based medical research. Yet after reading more about the role, I do value the impact of my scientific findings and how I will settle into the career long-term. I feel like if I transition into a career where I am gratified by the process of writing publications/evidence-based medical research in statistics and the impact that research has on human lives (points 1 and 2), it should also be one that is stable (point 3 above). My main concern is that data science is so young, it does not have enough stability. Especially in 3rd world countries, it is not known yet.
Action plan for growth / career plan
I do feel like at this point, I am still uncertain of the stability of biomedical data science / informatics. However, I am also curious about going back to medicine. However, I am 27, am supporting my mother, and thus I am not free to just choose a career that will keep me with little income for the next decade. I thus started to construct a career plan for myself, which integrates the uncertainty of a career in data science, passion for medicine, and financial needs all in one:
  1. Work for the next 2 years and purchase a home (not in the valley/perhaps SoCal).
    1. The purpose of this is to gain enough savings to buy a home near family for my mother.
    2. We hope to rent out the home and have it be paid off by itself. This sounds ambitious, but after reading about it, it may be doable to at least break even in Los Angeles.
    3. My mother was willing to live with other family members as she has business with them.
  2. Apply for a part-time Master's in Biomedical Informatics / Biostatistics.
    1. Programs I am aiming for are Stanford's HCP in Biomedical Informatics and John Hopkin's Advanced Academic Program Masters in Bioinformatics (Online).
    2. The purpose of doing this is two-fold:
      1. a) advance my career in data science and
      2. b) expose myself to other applications of data science, i.e., in precision medicine. If I enjoy the field and want to be more of a clinician, I should be able to find that out in the next 2 years.
    3. I hope to start in Fall 2021 and complete it in Fall 2023.
  3. By 2024, I want to check-in with myself to see whether I am still motivated to do medicine. If so, I will have some exposure of the subject and have a stronger application. I will need to take the MCAT at 2024 and also apply for my primaries/secondaries in 2024-2025. As such, if I am still motivated, I should get into med school at age 32, at 2025.
  4. Four years of medical school and four years of residency will take me to be an attending at age 39 (2032)
Concerns with career plan:
Now there are a few concerns with this process:
  1. I am delaying starting a family by a lot. Dating in grad school/med school is hard, and delaying it will mean I really won't have the opportunity to start a family until I am in my forties.
  2. I am not sure whether sustaining home ownership by renting it out is a wise idea for 12 years or so.
  3. This is a lot of schooling, and does not take into account burnout. It is hard to go to school and take a whole year's worth of classes, but now that I am single, I should be able to do it.
Does anyone have any advice on my motivations and career plan? It may be a tad ambitious, but I don't want to grow old knowing I never tried or knew what I really wanted by just pidgeon-holing myself to data science. I definitely want to get at least a Master's degree, and even considered a Ph.D. program, but I am also conscientious of my financial goals and relationships.
Thanks for reading!
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2020.10.19 03:48 berg_mannn The Dimview Recordings

Part 1
Prologue:
What you are about to witness is a series of recording that I have recovered from a source which I will keep anonymous for the time being. That being said, I will not be revealing my identity either, nor my relationship with Jasper Gaunt or any member of the Gaunt family, nor how I came into possession of the corrupt audio files stripped from Jasper’s iPhone which finally came into my hands after being transferred between multiple parties for many months. I hope you respect the nature of my secrecy, for this information is sensitive, and there are many who would love to never see it enter the light of day. It bears mentioning that these same people would also love nothing more than to have the person who presented it to the public never see the light of day again either. Therefore, I must keep my identity hidden. I have recovered the recordings found on the cell phone and have transcribed their contents below.
It is my belief that the following story must be made public knowledge for the good of humanity. These “hot spots” as some call them have remained shrouded in secrecy and out of the public eye for as long as people have walked the earth, and even longer before that. The so called “protectors” of these spots have operated with well intentions but have ultimately been foolish in their pursuits to keep this knowledge hidden. You all deserve to know the truth that has been shielded from your eyes like an overprotective mother shields her babe from the grotesque realities of the world. Once we understand the truth of what lies beyond our wildest nightmares, we will be ever closer to managing it the proper way, as a democracy. Rather than a foolish oligarchy or selfish monarchy. Please, when listening to the following tale, keep your ears open and your mind sharp, and vice versa. For what you are about to hear may be hard to take in, though it is undoubtedly necessary.
Let it be known that the titles of the chapters in this story were created by me for structural and organizational purposes and were never mentioned by Jasper Gaunt or any of his affiliations. The following story is narrated by Jasper Gaunt. It is solely his personal account.
Now, I shall let the story begin.
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Chapter 1: Dig
A burst of sharp pain hit my palm as I struck the dry ground with such ferocity that a piece of the old, dilapidated shovel I was using decided to break off and enter my hand in the form of a splinter. I stopped when I noticed a trickle of blood run down the handle of the shovel. It wasn’t the pain that snapped me back into reality. My mind was so gone that it barely registered. It was only the sight of the blood that broke the spell which consumed my mind so entirely.
I stepped back from the small hole I had started and gazed at my surroundings. There wasn’t much to look at this time of night, but everything glowed with that familiar, otherworldly intensity. All that existed was the hole in front of me, illuminated by the flashlight I had placed on the ground next to it, and the moon in the night sky. I felt tears form in my eyes as I stared at the moon in its full formed beauty. Then, my attention was driven to the faint, recognizable sound of drums and chanting that I’ve grown quite accustomed to by now. I am losing my mind.
What the fuck am I doing? If only I hadn’t decided to take the damned shortcut. I’d be with Jenna right now in her mom’s kitchen, enjoying a cold one, and celebrating what was supposed to be a milestone in every young man’s life. “Dimview,” would still be just a memory, and as far from my mind as the idea of digging a hole in this fucking cold dirt at 3:00 in the morning. Well, that’s not entirely true. I suppose Dimview was always on the brink of my thoughts, more so lately than ever. And I guess if I’m being honest, I was always going to find my way to the center, sooner or later.
But I’m getting ahead of myself now. I need to get this story out there while I’m still coherent enough to tell it. Before the spell returns and this evil fucking place plants itself inside my brain once again. No matter how coherent though, I will never shake the vision of that dirty man with the bloody X’s carved into his face. And the smell when he…oh god the smell. In fact, it’s hard to shake any of the freaky shit that I’ve seen on my past 2 birthdays.
I’m doomed you see, 18 years old and my future ends tonight. I don’t think there’s much I can do about it now. It’s actually my birthday, but I’ll get to that later. For you to fully comprehend the gravity of my situation, we need to go way back. Really, this all started long before I was born, but I first saw Dimview almost 9 years ago when I was just 9 years old…Well, I didn’t exactly see it. We’d been in the city all day and my dad wanted to have a little fun on the ride home…No wait. My dad…I…I guess it might be best if I give you some details about me and my family first.
My name is Jasper Gaunt. I live in the Appalachian Mountains in the Southern United States, in a small town which for now will remain nameless. My family has history in these hills dating all the way back to colonial times. Apparently, some ancestors of mine even fought in the revolutionary war. Our roots here go deep, very deep.
My father is the town sheriff, just like his father before him, and his father before him. The Gaunt’s come from a long line of country law enforcement, and from a practical perspective, I guess I’m next in the line of succession to take the badge. That was the plan anyways, before this whole mess. Yes, I was next in line to join in the responsibility of bringing down all the underage drinkers and local pill junkies who attempt to rob the town pharmacy. And if luck would have it, I may have even gotten to answer some noise complaints from the town’s elderly population, when some teenagers decided to throw a party next door to one of those old fart’s houses. Not much really happens in this place.
The most action my dad and his team get is when they hear word of people making moonshine up in the hills and they have to confiscate the stills. Usually, my dad will hear of these operations going down somewhere deep off the trails and he’ll have to hike up there with a few guys. By the time they get there though, the shiners often already got wind of the situation and bolted, or went out to gather supplies. When the shiners actually are there, most of the time they’re harmless, and they go to jail peacefully when the law rushes in. Shit, more often than not, they aren’t even carrying guns. They just have a hunting rifle in case they encounter some animal up there. My dad will usually lock these guys up for a bit, but the charges never really stick. This is due to the local populations love for illegal hooch. The judges themselves often have a few jars of white lightning in their liquor cabinets back at home. So, these shiners usually end back in the hills in no time and the whole process starts all over again.
Every once in a while though, the cops will roll up on a group of shiners who mean business. There’s talk of a local mafia in the nearest city who took up shining as one of their enterprises, and they send their goons deep into the hills to brew the stuff. Now, these guys are hardened criminals, and their operations are big enough to put them away for a while. Every so often my dad will run into some of them and a full-blown shoot out will go down. I always loved hearing the stories my dad’s deputies would tell me about their encounters with these crazy shiners. One of those fuckers even through a Molotov cocktail at my dad’s friend once. It started a small fire, and after all was said and done, they had to send the fire department up there before it got out of hand.
Unlike his friends, my dad would never talk about his time fighting though. He never told me any crazy stories, even though he had plenty. I’m almost certain he had to kill someone who shot at his crew with an assault rifle one day. When I was younger, I would always beg him to tell me about his experiences, but he would just blow it off and tell me he was doing his duty, and it’s not polite to talk about it.
My dad never talked much about his work with anyone, even my mom. I think his perpetual silence might have always been one of the reasons for his depression spells. You see, every so often, dad gets in a mood. He’ll go for weeks where he shuts everybody out entirely, including me, and spends all of his time at home locked in his office doing God knows what. There have even been a few instances at night when I’ve walked by his locked office door and heard him quietly sobbing. Now, my dad is the type of man who wouldn’t be caught dead showing even the slightest emotion to anybody, let alone his son, who he’s raising to take over as town sheriff someday. So, as you might guess, this situation was always very concerning to me. Sometimes, in between the sobs, I even heard him talking to himself. He’d mumble things like “It aint right. These damn hills. It just aint right.”
When I was younger, I would often get so worried about him when he was in one of these states that I would ask my mom about it. She would always tell me the same thing. She would say that Dad’s under a lot of stress right now with work and not to worry, it’ll pass. One time, when I was about 12, I wanted answers, so I aggressively confronted her about it. I asked her what he could possibly be that upset about given how uneventful his job actually is. I still remember the conversation:
“How could he feel so sad mom, nothing ever happens here. This place is boring” I said to her.
“I’m sorry son, I know this place isn’t very exciting for a young man such as yourself,” She said. “But as you get older, you’ll grow to appreciate its charms.”
“I don’t wanna live here,” I said petulantly. “I wanna live in the city. Can we move to the city? There’s movie theaters there and a mall and lots of kids my age.”
“Come on now, we’ve talked about this Jasper. This is where your dad works. This is where I work. Our whole lives are wrapped up in this little town. Besides, it’s not so bad. You’re doing great in school and you have lots of friends…”
“This place is boring and it’s making dad sad!” I interrupted her.
“Listen Jasper, when you get older, you’ll understand.” She said to me sternly, with a hint of anger behind her voice. “If you only knew about what goes on in these mount…” She stopped mid-sentence and looked embarrassed, as if she let something slip that she shouldn’t have. My mom never talked like that and it intrigued me.
“What is it mom? What goes on in the mountains?” I enquired, eager to hear of some form of excitement to wrap my little brain around.
“Oh son. Your dad… Your dad has responsibilities that you couldn’t possibly understand right now.” She said, now in a sorrowful tone.
“I can’t understand? What’s that supposed to mean?” I asked. “Did he have to shoot more bad men?”
But at this point she just went silent and told me to drop it. So, I dropped it and stormed off back into my room. A couple weeks later my dad got better and returned to his usual self and I went back to being the bored preteen boy that I was.

Chapter 2: The Shortcut/First Encounter
As I said before, it was almost 9 years ago when I first encountered Dimview…
You must have gathered by now that I wasn’t the happiest kid. I longed for some form of excitement to pull me out of the monotony of where I lived. I was obsessed with the nearby city, which was a sprawling, exciting place for a boy. It was full of unusual sights, and sounds, and smells which played symphonies on my senses. It made me feel alive. Also, I was an only child, and being an only child, I would get very lonely which only amplified the drab qualities of my existence. So, given that the city was packed with people walking up and down every busy street, it gave me a special kind of comfort you can only attain in densely populated places. It dulled my aching loneliness, if only for a bit. I would take every opportunity that I could to venture out to that place, whether it be with friends or family.
One time, when I was 9 years old, my dad decided it would be a good idea to get out of the hills for a bit and have a family adventure. I jumped for joy when he told me to go get my jacket and wait for him and my mom in the truck. The plan was to go see a movie, then shop a little bit in the mall, and then top it off with a trip to Baskin-Robbins for some ice cream before heading back home.
I remember it being a wonderful day. First, we went to the movies and saw “Tron: Legacy.” My dad fell asleep in the theater but me and my mom loved it and I couldn’t stop talking about the CGI. We then went to the mall, just like we planned. It was around Christmas time, so I was soaking in all the colorful Christmas decorations strewn about. We stopped for a bit to watch the fat man in the Santa suit take demands from spoiled little boys and girls while their parents urged them on with big Christmas smiles on their faces. My dad bought a new baseball hat and got my mom a jacket she wanted. Just as we were leaving, my dad got the idea to turn back around to the hat store and buy me a fitted hat, just like his, that was too big for my little 9-year-old head. I wore it anyways with a big smile on my face while I sat in the Baskin-Robbins enjoying my ice cream, listening to my mom and dad joke around and laugh at the people who walked by.
Spirits were high when we returned to the truck. That’s when my dad decided that for the ride back home, we should take “the shortcut.” Now, this shortcut wasn’t really a shortcut. Sure, it was a shorter route than taking the main roads back home in terms of mileage, but it cut up through the mountains and you had to go pretty deep into the trails, which weren’t so vehicle friendly. So ultimately it ended up taking more time to get back to town than the main roads. This shortcut is known only to a select few of our town’s residents who like to keep it a secret, and the only way you could take this route was if you have a strong truck or off-road vehicle. My dad, being the rugged man that he is, had just gotten a new Ford F150 with some additional off-road features, and he wanted to see what the machine could do. My mom initially objected, but with some gentle persuasion from me and my dad, she caved, and we took off up the mountain.
I’ll never forget the first time I saw it. We were about halfway through our little mountain excursion and me and my dad were having a blast. My mom, on the other hand, was not. She would let out a little scream at every bump and hill and rough patch, but my dad’s laughter always pervaded, and she would lighten up again.
We had just gotten to the top of a big hill when all the joy in the truck was suddenly sucked out in an instant and our smiles and laughter turned to unease which bordered on panic. We heard a loud pop, and the truck uncontrollably swerved for a moment until my dad got a hold of it again.
“Shit!” He said. “Shit, shit, shit.” As he guided the truck along unsteadily.
When we got to the top of the hill, there was a big turnout off the narrow mountain road to the right, so he took the opportunity and parked his truck there.
“Damn flat tire.” He said after he removed his key from the ignition and leaned back in his seat. “Welp, this is as good a time as any to learn how to fix a flat, son.” He said as he stared at me through the rearview mirror.
“This is why you should always be prepared.” He opened the door and slipped down off his seat to plant his feet in the dirt. He then came around to my door in the back seat and opened it for me.
As I slid out of my own seat and onto the ground, I was struck with the strangest feeling. There was a faint energy in the air, something that I can’t adequately describe now, and I certainly couldn’t describe then. I looked up at the trees and back down to the earth. As I did this, the energy only intensified. It was equal parts sinister and wondrous. I felt almost drugged. Something was way off with the atmosphere at the top of this hill. I didn’t know whether I should get back in the truck or listen to my dad’s instructions. I didn’t even know if my legs would work.
My dad told me to follow. I stuck close to him as we walked around to the other side of the truck. Then something caught my eye. My dad must have noticed the look on my face when I stopped in my tracks because he looked over in the direction I was staring.
On the other side of the road, opposite the turnout, there was a gate. In the middle of the gate, there was an entrance that was blocked by a car gate and secured with about 3 heavy duty chains to prevent it from swinging open. The car gate looked like a standard gate that you would see on any old dirt road to block off people from driving onto private property. It was so out of place up here in the isolation of the mountains that I couldn’t help but stare in bewilderment. The gate stretched out on either side of the entrance, down the hill from where we came and along the other side to where we were going. It was riddled with “No Trespassing,” and “Keep Out,” and “Private Property,” Signs. There were about 20 signs as far as I could see. The gate was at least 10 feet tall, which from my 9-year-old perspective, looked absolutely massive.
“Hey son, give me a hand here,” My dad already had the jack out and was loosening the lug nuts. I must have been staring for a good 30 seconds before he snapped me out of my stupor.
“What...what is this place dad?” My words were slow and felt odd in my mouth.
“Come raise this jack for me son, I can’t do this all by myself.” He completely ignored my question as if I hadn’t even asked it.
I walked over to where he was and looked at the jack, then looked back at the gate. My dad noticed me staring again and he finally spoke up.
“That place…that place is…nothing. It’s nothing to worry about son. Now grab this lever and push down like this.” He worked the jack and the truck raised a little bit.
“It doesn’t look like nothing.” I said while pointing to all the signs. He ignored me again and made me push down on the jack a few times to help raise the truck. Then he finished it off himself.
I turned away from him and stared back at the place I was previously looking at. At that moment, I noticed something strange. A grey house cat had rustled out of a bush that lay on the other side of the gate. The cat walked about as far as the entrance and sat down, tail swaying back and forth. He must have noticed me looking because he turned towards me and met my stare. I cringed….something was wrong with it. He was a little too far away to tell for sure, but it looked like something was horribly wrong with his face.
I walked a little bit closer, taking small steps. The cat continued to stare at me. A surreal feeling of discomfort arose. Even at 9 years old, I could tell this was an odd situation. What the hell was a domestic house cat doing all the way up in the mountains like this? I thought. We were a long way from civilization either way and I had never heard of house cats being out in the wilderness.
As I inched closer to it, I felt bile start to rise in my stomach. I was becoming nauseous and my nerves were dancing more wildly the closer I got. I was about 15 feet away now and I could clearly see the creature. He was repulsive. Half of his face had been chewed off or something and what remained was a mangled pink mass bulging from the right side of his head. He only had one good eye. The other one was not entirely gone, there were small fragments of glossy white peeking out of the fractured socket. He was still staring at me, peering into my soul. I froze when I heard a noise beyond the gate, a metallic bang of some sort. Me and the cat both looked up to the sight of birds taking flight out of some trees. I didn’t see anything else out of the ordinary. The cat never looked back at me. He just licked his wrist and then ran back into the bush from where he came.
“Dad! Dad, did you see that?” I looked back to the truck where my dad had just about finished changing the tire. He was tightening the last couple lugs on the spare.
“See what son?” He asked with complete disinterest.
“There was a kitty! He was hurt real bad. His face was messed up.” I shouted back at him. He laughed a little before responding.
“A cat? All the way out here? That’s not likely Jasper.” He tightened the last nut and began to put things away.
“Dad, I swear there was a cat! His face was gone, and it was bloody and pink.” I shouted again.
“Ok champ. Why don’t you get back in the truck with your mom now and we’ll head on out of here.” He threw the flat tire into the bed of the truck.
It was no use. He wasn’t going to believe me and I knew it. He did one of those things that parents do with their children where they just agree with them, so they shut up. But I knew what I saw. And after we got back in the truck, I tried one more time to grease him for all the information I could. My head was swimming with questions.
“Dad, what is that place?” I asked him when the truck was back on the dirt road, accelerating away from the gate and the cat. My mom and dad exchanged glances. He knew he was gonna have to give me something this time or my mom would speak up at least. He sighed and stared at me in the rear-view mirror.
“Listen son. That place....It’s not a good place. You can never ever go there. You hear me?” He said this very sternly. “It’s private property and it belongs to someone else. You’re going to be older soon and eventually you’ll have your own car. If you or any of your friends ever come this way for any reason, you can never go there. You understand?” I didn’t understand.
“But whyyyy Dad?” I asked in a whiney tone.
“It’s a bad place son and bad things happen to people there. That’s all I’m gonna say.” He ended the conversation.
I knew when my dad meant business and by the tone in his voice as he said that last sentence, it was time for me to shut up. But I also knew, even at 9 years old, that I was not going to stay away from that place. I had stumbled onto something too interesting to ignore and so close to my boring little town that I couldn’t ignore it if I wanted to. What the hell were those gates guarding? And what was that bizarre energy that I felt?
It had finally happened. I had found the excitement and mystery and intrigue that I had so longingly been craving for my whole, short 9 years of existence in this world. And even though it scared the hell out of me, or maybe because it scared the hell out of me, I wanted in. I vowed from that moment forward, from the bottom of my heart, to find out what laid beyond those gates.

Chapter 3: The Moonshiner’s Story
My curiosity about the secret place in the mountains only grew with age, but my parents remained tight lipped. Every time I tried to bring it up, I would get one of two responses. The first response and most common was annoyance. My dad and mom must have planned what they would say ahead of time because they both gave me the same response:
“We told you to forget about it and that’s final. Just drop it.”
But on occasion, if I waited a long time before asking them again, maybe a year or more, then I would get a more intriguing answer, such as:
“Maybe you’ll find out when you’re older. But for now, stay away from there.”
The kids in school didn’t know anything about it. Every time I told the story about the cat with the mangled face, they would get frightened and stop listening or they would think I was crazy. I gave up on trying to get answers until I got to high school and discovered that the place was shrouded in local lore. People knew I had an interest in it, so they would approach me and tell me all kinds of crazy shit that they heard from their parents and their friend’s parents. I found out it even has a name. “Dimview,” is what they called it, and that title, at least, seemed to be unanimous. In some circles, all you had to do was say the word Dimview, and people would spill their renditions on whatever ghost, alien, or government conspiracy story they had heard about the place.
By sophomore year, I had heard so many impossible stories about Dimview that I cringed at the thought of hearing another pimple faced kid tell me about how his cousin’s brother in law saw zombies eating aliens below a ghost ship floating in the sky 7 miles East of the place on a dark and stormy night two decades ago. The stories were all ridiculous, and I had come no closer to learning the truth about Dimview as I had when I first laid eyes on the signs that decorated the gates back in 2010. That is, until I met Jacob…
Just as I come from a long line of local law enforcement, Jacob comes from a long line of local criminals, shiners mostly. His family had been brewing illegal hooch all over those hills for generations dating all the way back to prohibition. My dad disapproved of our friendship immediately. He had been locking up this kid’s relatives for years and thought they were nothing but trouble. So when Jacob invited me over after school one afternoon to hear some stories and get plastered off some jars of the family recipe that he had skimmed off the top, I had to tell my dad that I was staying at school late with some friends to study for an English test. Jacob said his cousin had a real deal account of an experience involving Dimview. He also said his story would “scare the absolute shit out of me.” I couldn’t refuse his offer.
When I got to Jacobs house, I could see he was living with a large group of family members in a big 5-bedroom farmhouse that was a little deeper into the woods than I was comfortable going. I had second thoughts about all this as Jacob pulled us into the yard in his Fox-Body Mustang. I suddenly realized that maybe these people might not be so welcoming to the son of the town sheriff. Surprisingly though, they were very hospitable. His mom even offered me a small glass of some of their home brew while she went and fetched Jacob’s cousin. The stuff was outrageously strong, especially for a 15-year-old who had only ever gotten drunk a few times off domestic beer.
Jacob’s cousin, Manny, came in and joined us at the kitchen table where me and Jacob sat waiting for him. It was easy to see these people were related given they all had the same red hair and freckled faces. Manny was Jacob’s cousin on his mom’s side and looked about 35. He was wearing a U.S. Army hat and a sleeveless shirt. If anyone had walked in at that moment, they would easily have seen that I was the outsider here given my jet-black hair, tan complexion, and clothes that actually had sleeves still on them. Manny offered me another glass and we exchanged pleasantries. They were obviously trying to get me tipsy. I think they got some amusement out of corrupting the sheriff’s son. With a drink in hand, he began his story. The following is his account and I still remember exactly how he told it:
A few months ago, me and my partner Jeff found a good spot deep in the hills to set up shop. You couldn’t get there by any roads, but after I put the lift kit on the Tacoma, we had no problem prowling over a few bushes and making a road of our own. It was Jeff’s find really. He had been out hunting rabbits and came across a natural spring. If you know anything about moonshine, you know that a good water source is essential to the process. So, we packed up the truck with our tents, still, and equipment, then started the drive. Like I said, there wasn’t no road to get us there so the drive was a little rough at times, but we eventually made it. When all was said and done, we must have been at least a good 12 miles or so out there away from civilization.
Once I saw the place, I was impressed with Jeff’s scouting abilities. He’d brought back some good skills he’d learned in the Army. It was a decent spot really. We had trees covering us from above in all directions and a little stream about 30 feet or so from the place we aimed to set up the still. My good mood instantly shifted though when Jeff told me there was just one problem.
“Dammit Jeff,” I said. “You wait til you bring me all the way out here to tell me about a problem? This better not be something major”
“It aint.” Jeff said to me. “Well, not unless you believe in ghost stories.” I laughed and asked him what the hell he was talking about.
“That Dimview place,” He said. “The backside of it is a little up the way over there.”
Now I’m not one to jump at some dumb, spooky backwater legends, so I told him as long as there aint no one from there that’s gonna come looking around and find us, then I could care less about the place.
“There aint no one.” He said. “It’s gated off, but as far as I could see, there aint even anything beyond those gates but more hills and valleys. I walked the perimeter plenty of times before and hadn’t never seen a single soul.”
“Oh hell,” I said. “Let’s get to work then.”
We set up that morning and got to work. By midday we were ahead of schedule, so we decided to crack open a jar and relax for a bit. Well, one jar turned into 2 which turned into 3 and before we knew it, we was absolutely shitfaced. I could barely stand let alone get any more work done. We decided to pull out the tents and try to sleep it off for a bit. What happened next is a God damn nightmare that I’ll never forget for as long as I live, no matter how hard I try.
I woke up with a start to this metal banging sound echoing from somewhere. It was dusk still, but the stars were just starting to come out, so there wasn’t much natural light around. I jumped up out of my tent on high alert, trying to figure out where the hell that noise was coming from. The first thing I noticed was that Jeff’s tent flap was open. I scuttled my way over there as best I could and peaked inside to find that Jeff was gone. What the hell? I thought. Where did he run off to? My first instinct was that maybe he was the one making that noise, so I grabbed my flashlight and followed the sound through the approaching night.
I realized the sound was coming from the West where them gates were, so I plowed through the bushes and trees, getting caught on every damn stick and thorn on the way. I was still drunk as a skunk from the shine and was stumbling all over the place. It must have been about 20 minutes had passed before I managed to find the damn gate. When I got there, I couldn’t see shit, but what I could gather was that the sound definitely was coming from beyond those gates. It was somewhere over the crest of a nearby hill. There was no way I was climbing the gate to go see what that racket was, so I decided to just look around the woods for a bit and see if I could find any kind of clue as to what the hell was going on. Maybe I’d run into Jeff too.
As I turned around to walk back towards where I came, something else caught my ears. Something much closer than the metallic bangs. It was coming to my left. It sounded like some shuffling of leaves or some tree branches swaying around. I shined my flashlight in that direction and started walking. As I got closer, I began to smell something in the air. Something…putrid, something god awful. It was getting inside me too and making me wanna gag. It felt wrong and twisted. I had fought a little bit overseas in Afghanistan when I was in the Army and I had some experience with IED’s. When you roll up on a convoy that just got blown up, there’s a smell that lingers and there’s this overwhelming feeling of despair. This felt like that. It was the feeling of death. Lingering death that was too close for comfort.
I walked a little further towards the rustling and tore through another bush, then I saw him. It was Jeff. Only it wasn’t, it couldn’t have been. I shined my flashlight and I saw him…walking up the tree. My stomach felt woozy and I wretched as I tried to get a grip on what I was seeing. He was walking up the tree sideways as if gravity switched directions. His back was parallel with the ground. He stopped walking at the top of the tree and reached into his stomach. I could see his belly was cut wide open and blood was spilling down the sides of him. He started pulling his guts out. He was hanging them on the branches like some kind of grotesque mockery of Christmas lights. He started screaming, shrieking this ungodly noise, it sounded like a damn wounded bird or something. His shrieks turned to laughter and he turned around to face me. His eyes were gone. I shined the light on his face and saw these X’s scratched into where his eyes should be. Even though he couldn’t see, I knew he was looking right at me, he was staring into me. A smile crept up his mouth, too large for his face. He started singing…no, chanting. The most horrible sounds came pouring out of his mouth. There was this banging like drums and this god-awful chanting.
I was frozen. I thought I must be hallucinating from the hooch. I needed to gather my thoughts, but they were nothing but a jumble.
“As the fire burns, they come for us all.” Jeff started saying.
“When the fire burns, they come for us all…” He said
“As the fire burns, they come and we fall” The metallic noise beyond the gate had finally stopped.
“The fire burns you motherfucker!” He was screaming now like he was stark raving mad with pain. Then the sky lit up beyond the fence with this orange glow.
“The fire burns you motherfucker!” Jeff started dancing grotesquely.
“The fire burns you motherfucker!” He was running up and down the tree now, his body creaking and folding in impossible contortions.
“The fire burnssssss!”
The glow beyond the gate got brighter and through the night sky I thought I saw little plumes of black smoke.
“You motherfucker!” Jeff was moving fast now, screaming again, shrieking at the top of his lungs.
“You motherfucker!”
And then he vanished. As soon as he was gone, I heard something absolutely massive moving my way. I saw it out of the corner of my eye. It was darker than night, it was the blackest ebony I had ever seen, it was like the antithesis of light floating through the sky. It seemed to be sucking up all the color around it. But I didn’t care to look any longer. I sprinted back to the camp site as fast as I could. I didn’t bother to collect anything. I just jumped in the truck and drove the fuck out of there, plowing over bushes and flying over every bump. I fucked up my truck something awful, but I made it back home in about an hour or two. I never saw Jeff again.
The next day I gathered a crew to go look for him. We found the still and tents right where they were, but we didn’t find Jeff. We must have searched every nook and cranny within a few miles, but there wasn’t a shred of him left. He was gone.
….
Manny was on the verge of tears. He got up quickly, walked out the kitchen and out the back door, leaving me and Jacob at the table. I looked at Jacob and he had his head down. I was feeling stick to my stomach and requested he drop me off back home.
The ride home was mostly silence. I had to say something, anything to break the awkwardness.
“Was any of that true?” I asked. Jacob looked over at me.
“Manny doesn’t lie.” He said solemnly with a straight face. “Go ahead, ask your dad about Jeff. It was right around the time that bridge collapsed. The sheriffs had to handle that first but afterwards they sent a search party out for him. They never found him either.”
“In all my life, I had never seen Manny as shaken up as he was when he came home that night. He made it through all kinds of fucked up shit over there in the sandbox and I never heard a peep out of him about it. But after this, he hasn’t been the same since.”
“Then what the fuck was that?” I asked, a little angrier than I had intended.
“There are things in these hills Jasper.” Jacob went on. “Things that we would be smart to forget about.”
After I got back home that night, I realized maybe Jacob was right. Maybe it was time to put this behind me and stop searching for the answers. I was digging into something beyond my understanding, something wildly dangerous. and I decided to give my whole Dimview obsession a rest for a while.
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