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Voltaire's Angry Glove
voltairesangryglove
Sep 9 2014
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That's a solid one-liner, but I think it might suffer from over-saturation on both sides. That is, the business in the front/party in the back line is old hat by now, and the concussions-lead-to-brain-damage saw is well-trod as well. If that's going to be your angle, be more creative in the delivery. Perhaps lending Read more

Aug 17 2014
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I'd say use your good judgment. I don't tend to be around much on weekends, much less read comments with any real seriousness. With the black/gray distinction back, I'd hope real attempts at humor and cleverness are the only comments appearing above the pending barrier, which will make writing the Roundups much easier. Read more

Aug 16 2014
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I think you're right about embedded media being hidden, or hell, they may not have turned embedding back on yet. I know Mangini couldn't include a .gif the other day even on Sidespin, so who knows. Read more

Aug 16 2014
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I know that approved commenters are keeping their eyes open, and indeed the writers seem to be more aware of who's actively trying to contribute to a good commenting base. So I'd say let fire and eventually it'll happen.

Jul 29 2014
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Two reasons (probably): (1) a reply joke had better be goddamn spectacular to make a Roundup—like a strong evisceration of IronMikeGallego caliber; (2) and visually, especially on a night that I'm writing two Roundups, I tend to flick past longer threads under the assumption that Very Important Points are being made, Read more

Jul 29 2014
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I indeed have been lamenting my fellow man of late, but I took Thursday and Friday off because (a) other projects and (b) I thought it would be a good thing to establish some détente after the conversation we were having about how to find humor in the fuckall of Ray and Janay Rice. Read more

Jul 24 2014
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I saw that one, and it's an excellent pun, but I guess the road to get there was a bit circuitous. I dunno. I hadn't had my Roundup-writing tea yet, so.

Jul 21 2014
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I was wondering about that one and assumed you tripped over your own brilliance. It almost feels like there's a step missing on either side of the son asking about football and MMA.