Hello everyone,Been a long time lurker of the site. Been about 2 years now. I've read the AoM books and follow all I can from the site but never did sign up. Well last night I finally thought, why…Continue
"I rented a wet saw to do my floor. But everything was square. I agree the curved could complicate it big time. I think most wet saws are all straight cuts.
Doesn't hurt to ask how much rental is, or for them to do it."
"Welcome Ryan. It's good to hear you want to extend your family. This is a good place to ask anything, and it sounds like you want to help out as well. Which is great, and that is what it's for.
"There are specific books written by AOM? I'd love to get my hands on them, but I'm sure they're not in audio format. Even text would work for me that I could read on my computer. Too bad for me. Anyway, welcome…"
Hello everyone,Been a long time lurker of the site. Been about 2 years now. I've read the AoM books and follow all I can from the site but never did sign up. Well last night I finally thought, why not, from looking in the forums everyone here seemed like they were here to help and learn. So here I am. I am excited to be a part of it as well. I am not a huge reader but I was thinking of trying to get started and also join the book club. What better way to start reading more than with books…See More
"Mainly comes when there is a change towards mainstream for the fandom. D&D took off hugely in the last 3 years thanks to Game of Thrones, Critical Role, and other shows that have vastly increased the number of people getting into the hobby. Same…"
"Understandably? Why understandably? I can think of plenty of sub-cultures in similar situations that nonetheless welcome noobies so long as the latter demonstrate a certain respect in regards to the sub-culture itself."
"I have always been on the skinny side. I just end up with an extra layer on. It may just be a simple fact that you need a few extra layers.
As to friends drifting away. I hit that when my son was born. All my friends did not…"
There is also, understandably, a culture of exclusion in most fandom-type groups, against great numbers of incoming "fans." Nobody wants their hobby invaded by poseurs and wannabes. This is exacerbated when those wannabes not only think…"
"I admit I don't know anything about that. But the movie, on its own, was simply terrible. Not terrible because it was cramming feminism down anyone's throat, though, because IMO that never happened at any point in the movie. It was just…"
"With GB, the politics was in the choice of director and the casting, and in the extra-curricular statements and press. Not in the script. Mostly. It certainly wasn't an "assumption", though. It was said outright.