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What is the first article from The Smog you've ever read?

Discussion in 'The Smog' started by Th!nkPi, May 4, 2014.

  1. Th!nkPi

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    So I was updating an old forum I used to post at with my latest Pokémon related writing, and I came across what I realize now is an article from The Smog. I read it a long time ago, but I didn't remember where. Special thanks to Oglemi for writing this enjoyable piece xD

    What's the first article from The Smog you've ever read?
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  2. Ununhexium

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    jeesums tha must have been way back.

    it must have been a interview. i always enjoy those.
  3. Oglemi

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    http://www.smogon.com/smog/issue2/cap2

    P. sure it was that one, and then I distinctly remember reading Doug's interview. I initially lurked around on Smogon because of CAP, and then I actually started contributing to Smogon when R_D would post those Recently in C&C news posts on the front page and I noticed a ton of spelling and writing mistakes in Heysup's stuff so I created an account and posted all of them in the Small Changes threads.
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  4. BenTheDemon

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    The 4th Gen type analyses. I don't remember which one I read first, but I read the articles on all the types.
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    The trivia for Issue #21
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    Featured Pokemon: Tyranitar.

    I lurk a lot.
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    Mine was the grass type analysis, back when I was trying to beat the Platinum Elite Four with only grass types. I remember having no idea what STAB and OU meant and just overall have no knowledge of competitive pokemon. But I later saw more Smog articles, got interested, became a member of this site, and am now trying to write for the Smog. Things come will full circle when some other noob sees my article ( if it is accepted) and decides to get into this site. Life has a funny way of working.
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    CaptKirby and his most exquisite article on sprites
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  11. Ununhexium

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    What about How To Ladder (and Win)
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    The first article I read? Spritzee Spotlight LC.
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  13. Th!nkPi

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    It was amazing
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    My first article mmm owo was a Smogon Tour. But the first article (and not topic) was a discussion upon Diggersby.
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  16. Sunny.

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    um my first article i every read was talking about world cup of pokemon iirc.
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    Yeah mine was the battling 1337 too, thanks Level51
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    The first piece of the smog that I read was back in the BW days, and it was talking about weather teams.
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    I think the very first thing i read was a featured NU RMT for BW2 so i could bring a decent team to the ladder. On the whole i would love to see the featured RMT section return as i feel it was highly informative and really provides a cool look into any metagame.
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    I think the first article I read was a guide on offensive rain teams in OU (X/Y).
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    Back in DP there was an article that compared Rampardos to John C Reilly's character in Step Brothers. That was the first one I read.
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