At 2/20/06 02:11 AM, Strauss69 wrote:
(<- just to make it clear to everyone - and to cover my ass - that was in no way used as a racial slur or meant to be derrogitory in any way - but if anyone feels uncomfortable about that, just let me know and i will stop without any argument.)
Well, as a caucasian British minor I found that very offensive.
Now to cover my own ass, that was just a joke. But here's something you'll like...
Updated NG Mafia FAQ
1). How do I join the NG Mafia?
a) In order to join the NG Mafia, you must have at least 50 intelligent posts. You may post in the Mafia thread in order to help reach your quota, provided you listen to advice given to you from members on how to post.
b). so far the only people who can decide whether you are in or out are the Capos but soon some say will be given to the yet to be made lieutenants
2). What kinds of things do you do once in the Mafia?
a) Once you are a member of the Mafia, you can write stories for others to view and rate, RP, develop weapons if you are in the right job, talk with other Mafia members about the club itself, and lots more.
3). What jobs can I choose from?
a) You can choose from the jobs below or invent your own as long as you know it hasn’t been done before:
Leader: Charlotte – ( Nick : Charlotte )
Leader: Fragment – ( Nick : Frag )
Leader: BigLundi – ( Nick : Lundi )
Leader: mr_trivia – ( Nick : Triv )
Leader: Ghost_Phantom – ( Nick : Phantom )
Leader: Britkid – ( Nick : Kid )
Leader : BORIS-4-U – ( Nick : Boris )
Leader : GoodFella – ( Nick : GoodFella, b.stark, stark )
Leader: StevensA - (Nick: Stevens)
Leader: RedGlare- ( Nick: Red)
You will also notice some of these professions have sub professions, to know more about them contact the head of the profession you wish to know more about.
4). How to do well in the Mafia.
a) Be an active member, respect your current capos, don\'t spam or flame other members, and be a loyal, well-rounded Mafia member.
5).What are all these Italian ranks I’m seeing and what do they mean, and even worse, which one am I ?
Traditional Italian ranks ( only the ones that exist here. )
1). Capo Crimini (a "Super Boss" known as a Don or "Godfather" of a crime family)
2). Capo Bastone (known as the "Underboss" is second in command to the Capo Crimini)
3). Consigliere (an advisor)
4). Capo di Capi Re (a title of respect given to a senior or retired member, equivalent to being a member emeritus)
5). Caporegime or Capodecina
(a lieutenant who commands a "crew" of around ten Sgarrista or "soldiers")
6) .Sgarrista or Soldati
("made" members of the Mafia who serve primarily as foot soldiers)
7). Picciotto (a low ranking member who serves as an "enforcer")
This about sums it up. For more information, you can contact the following people:
Ghost (email here?)
Consigliere and Capodecina Di Tutto
AIM: Doesn't say (none?)
Capodecina Della Gente
Capodecina Del Forte