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Re: Unpopular Opinions!
« Reply #855 on: September 11, 2017, 02:34:18 AM »

At least "unironically" is getting used in the correct context.
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« Reply #856 on: September 11, 2017, 03:03:34 AM »

At least "unironically" is getting used in the correct context.
Technically, the word "literally" now means "figuratively" if used in certain contexts. It's been this way for at least a century, and is no longer considered incorrect. Even some of the most famous authors have use literally to mean figuratively. For example, Charles Dickens. Example. Of course, that's just me being a bit know-it-all, so sorry. I'll just show myself out. Now, of course, I do feel that literally is used too much, but not incorrectly.
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Re: Unpopular Opinions!
« Reply #857 on: September 11, 2017, 12:29:43 PM »

Literally, Charles Dickens liked to use slang. He literally used it in literally all of his literallyture. Literally.
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Re: Unpopular Opinions!
« Reply #858 on: September 11, 2017, 02:46:44 PM »

So I learned why people hate Orson Scott Card and won't read his books and I honestly don't care. I don't see why someone would change their opinions of his books based on his opinions of the world.
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Re: Unpopular Opinions!
« Reply #859 on: September 11, 2017, 03:16:21 PM »

Yeah, idk. It's the same with composers. People condemn Wagner for being anti-Semitic and Hitler's favorite composer, but does that change the value of his music? Not really, imo. It's a tricky thing.
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Fuck logic, that shit is boring, lame and does not always support my opinions.

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Re: Unpopular Opinions!
« Reply #860 on: September 11, 2017, 03:31:31 PM »

Enders game is great and enders shadow is better

I liked these books before I knew card was mormon
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« Reply #861 on: September 11, 2017, 03:49:04 PM »

I absolutely loved enders game (both the book and the movie) but I thought I'd try out Pathfinder next
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Re: Unpopular Opinions!
« Reply #862 on: September 11, 2017, 06:42:24 PM »

Yeah, idk. It's the same with composers. People condemn Wagner for being anti-Semitic and Hitler's favorite composer, but does that change the value of his music? Not really, imo. It's a tricky thing.
I'd agree that it's valid to separate the art from the artist sometimes, but I think it's important to know where your money goes. Obviously, for Wagner, it's not really an issue anymore, but if you (the general 'you') buy the work of an artist alive now who has ideas you don't agree with or who takes part in events you don't support, you're giving them money that helps enable those actions or give them influence in culture. Some people take it farther and think that even appreciating their work is too much support. It's not that the stuff they make directly or even subtly reflects their world outlook, but that somebody might believe that the artist doesn't deserve their support given some disagreement.
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Re: Unpopular Opinions!
« Reply #863 on: September 11, 2017, 07:12:49 PM »

There's no right or wrong answer, it just depends on the situation for me.
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« Reply #864 on: September 11, 2017, 10:48:28 PM »

It doesn't really matter to me right now because I'm trying to get all the books from my 2 favorite authors (Cassandra Clare and Rick Riordan)
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Re: Unpopular Opinions!
« Reply #865 on: September 12, 2017, 05:24:33 AM »

ok but can we all agree the ender's game's movie was kinda shit

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Re: Unpopular Opinions!
« Reply #866 on: September 12, 2017, 05:31:10 AM »

We watched it during homeroom in 8th grade. I kinda liked it, but I never read the book.
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Re: Unpopular Opinions!
« Reply #867 on: September 12, 2017, 05:39:48 AM »

never watched it
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Re: Unpopular Opinions!
« Reply #868 on: September 12, 2017, 04:24:22 PM »

I loved the movie and that was before I read the book. Harrison Ford's performance in the movie was shit though.
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Re: Unpopular Opinions!
« Reply #869 on: November 09, 2017, 10:41:07 PM »

Based on other forum posters' reactions whenever leaks happen, I have a feeling this opinion of mine is unpopular:

I love preview/reveal days. The more information is revealed, the happier I get. If enough spoilers are revealed, it's pretty much Christmas in July(/actual month of reveals/leaks) for me. Then my imagination takes over, testing cards/etc., making decks/teams, analyzing how good the new content is, etc. (yeah, some of these are Magic: The Gathering-related).

(Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon leaked today, so I'm swelling with happiness here.)
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