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vonFiedler
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vonFiedler

So baby please, Give a little respect to me, Male, 26

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Where does this show up? Jul 18, 2013

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Viewing thread Fallout New Vegas NOC [DAY 1], May 3, 2015 at 6:10 PM
    1. Eevee General
      Eevee General
      Romance of the Three Kingdoms is good but I could never finish it!
      1. vonFiedler
        vonFiedler
        It does start to peter out when everyone cool is dead.
        Apr 30, 2015 at 2:32 PM
    2. Merritt
      Merritt
      "et ignotas animum dimittit in artes"

      it was a pretty good book
    3. sunny004
      sunny004
      Wat is ur avatar? I think I've seen that before. :/
      1. vonFiedler
        vonFiedler
        It's Saber from Fate/Stay Night
        Mar 24, 2015
      2. vonFiedler
        vonFiedler
        If anyone sees this post in the future and I have changed my avatar, the answer is probably still the same.
        Mar 24, 2015
    4. boltsandbombers
      boltsandbombers
      hiya
      you good to host smogtour this sunday? Just curious if I need to be available or not
      1. vonFiedler
        vonFiedler
        I'm good.
        Mar 19, 2015
      2. boltsandbombers
        Mar 19, 2015
    5. zorbees
      zorbees
      yea thats fine
    6. GatoDelFuego
      GatoDelFuego
      rip barack obama

      manners maketh man
    7. Myzozoa
      Myzozoa
      your posts got me thinking: I think there are people who have problems with their introversion, but they 'cope' by self-diagnosing/identifying themselves as 'slightly' autistic or aspergers or w.e (I don't really know how to negotiate all the terms tbh).
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      2. Myzozoa
        Myzozoa
        And those people also try to find excuses for not having empathy and social grace.
        Feb 5, 2015
      3. vonFiedler
        vonFiedler
        Self-diagnosis is a problem, but not as much of a problem as people trying to write off autism as a bunch of people self-diagnosing. As well there are as many people who think they can ignore autism by saying that it's just a self-diagnosis for assholes as there are people saying it's a self-diagnosis for the shy. The best thing is for people to be diagnosed if it actually factors into their lifestyle, but whether or not they are autistic is not really a call anyone should be making.

        Aspergers is no longer an officially recognized term because there is no meaningful difference, rather it was used to appeal to people who were very functional and didn't want any social stigma. I'm not even fond of the idea of a spectrum, it all runs off the idea that autism is based around low IQs when the IQs of autistic people are no less varied than those of neurotypical people. An autistic person with a mid level IQ is just a minority with less privilege than a white guy with the same IQ.
        Feb 6, 2015
      4. vonFiedler
        vonFiedler
        I was actually backwards in my post about introversion/extroversion, I meant I was social as opposed to antisocial (don't know what you think about those terms either), but if you define introversion and extroversion as whether a person is energized by being alone or in a group, I definitely believe in and feel the effects of that. Maybe that's a more modern interpretation but I don't know another word for it.

        What you have to understand about autism and socializing is that it's not about nature vs. nurture, it's about being on a completely different page sense-wise in a world that preys on the weak and punishes differences. Every sense I have operates differently than yours, and that'd be true even if you were a fellow autist. Human communication works on an astounding number of basic levels that are taken for granted by 99% of the population, and communication between a NT and an AT will always feel somewhat off without significant learned mimicry.
        Feb 6, 2015
    8. Minwu
      Minwu
      you made my day with that vaxxer post
    9. Layell
    10. TheValkyries
      TheValkyries
      "I can't believe I have read a post by Valk where every single word was true and poignant and even succinct."

      Alright sir, I'll take it. Hahahahaha.
    11. Hoole
      Hoole
      saber <3
    12. Acklow
      Acklow
      ok, so let me be honest: I have not finished playing Bravely Default, but I still want to move forward and make the mafia game. I am back from Thailand and now that I got a job, I know what hours are available to me. It'll be easier for me to plan around being up at certain times in the day and developing this game. Do you still want to do this?
      1. Acklow
        Acklow
        Otherwise, we can look at other options for making games if you'd rather go a different route. I'm just itching a little to make a game (albeit just a little), basically...
        Nov 19, 2014
      2. vonFiedler
        vonFiedler
        Yus. December is gonna be work heavy for me but I'll have time to at least design the game, and hopefully run it early next year. I'm on IRC atm, I saw you just got off. I should be available at times four the next four days.
        Nov 19, 2014
      3. Acklow
        Acklow
        I'm still on irc, just using a different nick.
        Nov 19, 2014
    13. Logic.
      Logic.
      Now Reading: Lord of the Flies
      Ah nb I just finished reading this for school. Interesting book
    14. scorpdestroyer
      scorpdestroyer
      ehh I probably won't be available till the weekend, can't fite now either, so if you don't want to wait till then just take the win
      1. vonFiedler
        vonFiedler
        I want to play, but that's literally past deadline :(
        Sep 30, 2014
      2. scorpdestroyer
        scorpdestroyer
        oops I didn't realize

        I can either try Friday afternoon/night my time, or Saturday morn my time. I'll probably go to #fluodome and if you can't find me by the deadline, take the win

        sorry for inconvenience :[
        Oct 1, 2014
      3. scorpdestroyer
        scorpdestroyer
        if you're online let me know, otherwise i'll try another time
        Oct 3, 2014
    15. Ace Emerald
      Ace Emerald
      Didn't want to get even more off topic in the thread, but I see your point re: Earth Kingdom and communism. Enjoyed the debate though!
    16. scorpdestroyer
      scorpdestroyer
      hi firebot randbat I'm +8 when fite
    17. macrarazy
      macrarazy
      4,200 posts g fucking g
    18. GatoDelFuego
      GatoDelFuego
      remember me is on sale this weekend if you wanted 2 bring it up
      1. vonFiedler
        vonFiedler
        Contrary to what that thug trax has to say, I'm not actually a dontnod employee. I meant to make that thread before the steam sale and there was just some happy timing. Thanks for bringing it up though.
        Sep 11, 2014
    19. Arikado
      Arikado
      ur avatar is cool :o
    20. Oopa
      1. vonFiedler
        Aug 2, 2014
      2. Oopa
        Oopa
        i just thought that was a relevant picture to highlight the immense genius of Saber in removing her cumbersome armour
        Aug 2, 2014
    21. fleurdyleurse
      fleurdyleurse
      Does it make any sense saying "Heatran's same-type attack bonus is Fire Blast"?
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      2. vonFiedler
        vonFiedler
        @first: So we go by "Smogon-official" when people are telling puns? Not the right place to be a grammar nazi.
        @second: Then that's a failure on your part to give me an example sentence in context.
        Jul 17, 2014
      3. fleurdyleurse
        fleurdyleurse
        @first: x.x i realized that too late
        @second: okay, okay
        Jul 17, 2014
      4. fleurdyleurse
        fleurdyleurse
        i really don't want to continue this conversation, we've both made things clear from a grammatical standpoint
        Jul 17, 2014
    22. Acklow
      Acklow
      Another member of Circus badged. 'Grats
    23. The Shellder Smuggler
    24. fleurdyleurse
    25. jumpluff
      jumpluff
      Congrats! Well-earned and long-deserved! ^_^
      1. vonFiedler
        vonFiedler
        Thanks, it all means a lot to me
        Jul 2, 2014
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    Favorite Books: 1. Fate/Stay Night, 2. The Romance of the Three Kingdoms, 3. Jane Eyre, 4. Crime and Punishment, 5. Fahrenheit 451, 6. Catcher in the Rye, 7. To Kill a Mockingbird, 8. Brave New World, 9. The Hobbit, 10. So Long, and Thanks for All the Fish

    Now Reading: The Two Towers

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    Gender:
    Male
    Birthday:
    Nov 21, 1988 (Age: 26)
    Real Name:
    Ryan von Fiedler
    Favorite Pokémon:
    Arcanine
    My Characteristic:
    Thoroughly cunning
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