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Response to The Official Mlp:fim Crew 2014-12-15 12:12:55 (edited 2014-12-15 12:19:29) Reply

At 12/15/14 02:43 AM, TailsPrower wrote:
At 12/15/14 12:40 AM, Eddmario wrote: So, any theories on what might happen in the movie we're getting in a couple years?

Personally, maybe Sunset Shimmer will return to Equestria.
I hope Cadance gets murdered and Shining Armor embarks on a bloody path for vengeance.

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At 12/15/14 08:04 AM, Sectus wrote: How about an episode that introduces the morals of reality? Cadence has been cheating on Shining along. Despite this fact, she still takes half his shit when they divorce.

Maybe an episode where cadence is late filing her taxes and has to suffers some financial, and political consequences because of it.

Can't get more real then that. :P

As for darker things, I can't help but be curious about how Fluttershy may respond to something like euthanasia.


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Response to The Official Mlp:fim Crew 2014-12-18 02:45:27 Reply

I'm sure some of you have heard the news on EQD or other sources, another tragedy has struck. A 19 year old Brony was driven to suicide recently due to constant online bullying and attacks. A guy like you and me. I can never endorse suicide as a solution to this kind of problem, but the fact that a young man was tormented to death for liking a silly show about friendship is beyond reproach.

I pray for our fallen Brony and his loved ones. I also pray for those among the bullies who suffer with guilt so that they may live to help others, and just punishment to those who are without remorse.

Let us remember to not let haters determine whether or not we can be ourselves. Seek the company of those who accept us for who we are. With a community like this, there are too many amazing human beings in our numbers to ever truly be alone. Let us never forget these things.

Good night, Adam Smith. Rest in peace.

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Response to The Official Mlp:fim Crew 2014-12-18 08:17:33 Reply

At 12/18/14 02:45 AM, TailsPrower wrote:
Good night, Adam Smith. Rest in peace.

Happened months ago but sucks it still occurred. The fact people intentionally went out of their way to harass the dude to his breaking point where he felt he could no longer live is awful.


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Response to The Official Mlp:fim Crew 2014-12-18 09:05:06 Reply

At 12/18/14 08:17 AM, NekoMika wrote:
At 12/18/14 02:45 AM, TailsPrower wrote:
Good night, Adam Smith. Rest in peace.
Happened months ago but sucks it still occurred. The fact people intentionally went out of their way to harass the dude to his breaking point where he felt he could no longer live is awful.

As someone who is very experienced with bullying and certain other things, I think the biggest tragedy is that he let them get himself to this point.

Personally, I try to avoid all drama, but if I find myself too personally invested in something, I cut my ties and take a break. This may seem kind of cold to some, but it works for me.


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Response to The Official Mlp:fim Crew 2014-12-18 10:20:28 Reply

At 12/18/14 02:45 AM, TailsPrower wrote: Good night, Adam Smith. Rest in peace.

Terrible that he had to go out like that. You just have to remind yourself that you're better than the haters, no matter what.

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Response to The Official Mlp:fim Crew 2014-12-18 11:36:22 Reply

Hello, bronies and pegasisters. I am planning on watching the first few episodes of MLP: Friendship is Magic tonight for the first time ever, and I don't know what I'm getting into. As an outsider, I have a few questions I would like to ask to help better understand the show and community. Sorry if they've been asked a million times before.

1. What should I expect these first few episodes?

2. Is there a message behind all of this?

3. Is it the community that you gravitate more towards, or the show itself?

4. How active are you in the community? I know there's lots of people who write fanfiction, compose MLP-themed music, and all that.

5. It's a common mindset for someone who doesn't like a group to see some of the worst members in that group and refer them to be representatives of the entire community, so what would you consider to be some of the best representatives of the brony community? This can be anybody from a celebrity to a close friend.

Thanks!


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Response to The Official Mlp:fim Crew 2014-12-18 12:04:22 Reply

At 12/18/14 11:36 AM, FinaLee wrote: 1. What should I expect these first few episodes?

They definitely leave a lot to be desired, but they get better as you move up in the seasons. Don't expect anything spectacular from season one.

2. Is there a message behind all of this?

Be kind to thy fellow human. Basically, just be nice and respectful to everybody else.

3. Is it the community that you gravitate more towards, or the show itself?

I used to gravitate toward the community, but in growing older I have come to the opinion that most of the community is too eccentric for my particular tastes. This isn't necessarily to say that I don't get along with anyone in the community. This thread of people is a great group, and I'm friends with pretty much all of them.

4. How active are you in the community? I know there's lots of people who write fanfiction, compose MLP-themed music, and all that.

I used to write fan fiction pretty frequently, but I gave it up as a fruitless endeavor. I still try and stick with a small portion of the community by posting here and on the MLPForums.

5. It's a common mindset for someone who doesn't like a group to see some of the worst members in that group and refer them to be representatives of the entire community, so what would you consider to be some of the best representatives of the brony community? This can be anybody from a celebrity to a close friend.

The best representatives of our community are the ones who are least recognizable as a part of it. It is the bronies that are too showy, constantly wear show-oriented shirts and so-on that are misrepresenting us. The idea is not to push our interests on others, but to passively enjoy it and those who are interested, such as yourself, will come to us themselves.

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At 12/18/14 11:36 AM, FinaLee wrote: Hello, bronies and pegasisters. I am planning on watching the first few episodes of MLP: Friendship is Magic tonight for the first time ever, and I don't know what I'm getting into. As an outsider, I have a few questions I would like to ask to help better understand the show and community. Sorry if they've been asked a million times before.

1. What should I expect these first few episodes?

As far as the very first ones, They really are not that great, or at very least, they are not the reason I got into the show.

2. Is there a message behind all of this?

The show provides a basic moral message if that is what you mean.

3. Is it the community that you gravitate more towards, or the show itself?

With other then a select few (like the people in this club) I'd say the show.

4. How active are you in the community? I know there's lots of people who write fanfiction, compose MLP-themed music, and all that.

Other then this topic here, not at all really. I mean, I don't hide being a fan of the show, but I don't go everywhere talking about it. if I am somewhere having a discussion, and the topic naturally goes to MLP I'll talk about it, but otherwise no.

5. It's a common mindset for someone who doesn't like a group to see some of the worst members in that group and refer them to be representatives of the entire community, so what would you consider to be some of the best representatives of the brony community? This can be anybody from a celebrity to a close friend.

The people here are pretty good, but I couldn't say anything as far as a specific role model. Just don't get too caught up in needless drama and maintain a good sense of humor about things.

Thanks!

No problem! hope you enjoy yourself.


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