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Re: Disney buys Lucasfilm, Episode 7 coming!

Postby njb902 » Fri Nov 09, 2012 3:02 am

Disney also works very closely with the department of defense.
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Re: Disney buys Lucasfilm, Episode 7 coming!

Postby njb902 » Fri Nov 09, 2012 3:04 am

Shadowman wrote:
RhA wrote:
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Burn wrote:Your statement is just as flawed. So you know, just accept that you're as wrong, and as right, as me. >:oP


You're either serious about that, which is really sad, or you're trolling, which is really sad.


There it is again, a demeaning attitude towards conversation partners. It seems to occur as soon as you run out of arguments.


It's not my fault Burn is using insane jumps in pseudo-logic either genuinely or, most likely, (Knowing Burn) to get a rise out of me. Again.

EDIT: And it's not that I've run out of arguments, it's that no one has presented one to me outside of insane conspiracy theories and, as previously mentioned, insane jumps in pseudo-logic.


You could have just said you disagree and left it at that.
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Re: Disney buys Lucasfilm, Episode 7 coming!

Postby Shadowman » Fri Nov 09, 2012 3:11 am

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RhA wrote:It's the latter.


Then why didn't I say that sooner? Oh wait I did.

njb902 wrote:Disney also works very closely with the department of defense.


Yep. As Customer Service Training.
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Re: Disney buys Lucasfilm, Episode 7 coming!

Postby njb902 » Fri Nov 09, 2012 3:17 am

Shadowman wrote:
RhA wrote:It's the latter.


Then why didn't I say that sooner? Oh wait I did.

njb902 wrote:Disney also works very closely with the department of defense.


Yep. As Customer Service Training.


That and a few other things. I'm not saying Disney has a secret weapons division.......but ya never know with the dod being involved. I'm still not sure what all the "vacations" I got were
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Re: Disney buys Lucasfilm, Episode 7 coming!

Postby Shadowman » Fri Nov 09, 2012 3:28 am

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njb902 wrote:That and a few other things. I'm not saying Disney has a secret weapons division.......but ya never know with the dod being involved. I'm still not sure what all the "vacations" I got were


I seriously doubt the DoD would contract Disney, an entertainment company, for weapons development. And even if they did (To get back to the original point here) how does buying Marvel Comics, Lucasfilm, and Hasbro tie into it? It's a company originally focused on cartoons, (later branching out into live-action works as well as music) buying a comic book company, a movie studio, and a toy company. How does that seem sinister?
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Re: Disney buys Lucasfilm, Episode 7 coming!

Postby njb902 » Fri Nov 09, 2012 3:38 am

Shadowman wrote:
njb902 wrote:That and a few other things. I'm not saying Disney has a secret weapons division.......but ya never know with the dod being involved. I'm still not sure what all the "vacations" I got were


I seriously doubt the DoD would contract Disney, an entertainment company, for weapons development. And even if they did (To get back to the original point here) how does buying Marvel Comics, Lucasfilm, and Hasbro tie into it? It's a company originally focused on cartoons, (later branching out into live-action works as well as music) buying a comic book company, a movie studio, and a toy company. How does that seem sinister?


Because people freak out when large companies get bigger, especially when the company being ingested is something they have a vested interest in...... Like little plastic toys that change shape.
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Re: Disney buys Lucasfilm, Episode 7 coming!

Postby Burn » Fri Nov 09, 2012 3:45 am

Shadowman wrote:
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Burn wrote:
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Burn wrote:Can you prove that Disney don't have a hidden biological weapons development lab?


No, but at the same time you can't prove that they do.


Never said I could. I was merely pointing out the flaw in your statement.


Your statement is just one huge flaw, though, so my point still stands.


Your statement is just as flawed. So you know, just accept that you're as wrong, and as right, as me. >:oP


You're either serious about that, which is really sad, or you're trolling, which is really sad.


Dance puppy dance. >:oP
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Re: Disney buys Lucasfilm, Episode 7 coming!

Postby njb902 » Fri Nov 09, 2012 3:49 am

Burn wrote:
Shadowman wrote:
Burn wrote:
Shadowman wrote:
Burn wrote:
Shadowman wrote:
Burn wrote:Can you prove that Disney don't have a hidden biological weapons development lab?


No, but at the same time you can't prove that they do.


Never said I could. I was merely pointing out the flaw in your statement.


Your statement is just one huge flaw, though, so my point still stands.


Your statement is just as flawed. So you know, just accept that you're as wrong, and as right, as me. >:oP


You're either serious about that, which is really sad, or you're trolling, which is really sad.


Dance puppy dance. >:oP


Cellphone auto correct?
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Re: Disney buys Lucasfilm, Episode 7 coming!

Postby Shadowman » Fri Nov 09, 2012 3:53 am

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Burn wrote:Dance puppy dance. >:oP


Cellphone auto correct?


Most likely he thinks he's getting a rise out of me, but then Burn never did realize how much of a failtroll he really is.
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Re: Disney buys Lucasfilm, Episode 7 coming!

Postby RhA » Fri Nov 09, 2012 4:11 am

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Then why didn't I say that sooner? Oh wait I did.



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Re: Disney buys Lucasfilm, Episode 7 coming!

Postby Burn » Fri Nov 09, 2012 4:23 am

njb902 wrote:Cellphone auto correct?


No?

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Re: Disney buys Lucasfilm, Episode 7 coming!

Postby Shadowman » Fri Nov 09, 2012 4:28 am

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Shadowman wrote:Most likely he thinks he's getting a rise out of me, but then Burn never did realize how much of a failtroll he really is.


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Learned it from you, Burnie. Only I'm way better at it. >:oP
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Re: Disney buys Lucasfilm, Episode 7 coming!

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Re: Disney buys Lucasfilm, Episode 7 coming!

Postby njb902 » Fri Nov 09, 2012 4:55 am

Burn wrote:
njb902 wrote:Cellphone auto correct?


No?

Shadowman wrote:Most likely he thinks he's getting a rise out of me, but then Burn never did realize how much of a failtroll he really is.


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I thought you ment "dance puppet dance".

So does this mean we have to pick between "team burn" or "team shadowman"?
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Re: Disney buys Lucasfilm, Episode 7 coming!

Postby RhA » Fri Nov 09, 2012 9:02 am

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njb902 wrote:
Burn wrote:
njb902 wrote:Cellphone auto correct?


No?

Shadowman wrote:Most likely he thinks he's getting a rise out of me, but then Burn never did realize how much of a failtroll he really is.


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I thought you ment "dance puppet dance".

So does this mean we have to pick between "team burn" or "team shadowman"?


There's a team Shadowman now?
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Re: Disney buys Lucasfilm, Episode 7 coming!

Postby Sabrblade » Fri Nov 09, 2012 10:38 am

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Re: Disney buys Lucasfilm, Episode 7 coming!

Postby njb902 » Fri Nov 09, 2012 10:46 am

Sabrblade wrote:The whole system is out of order. :P



I agree. I say we "Burn" it all down.
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Re: Disney buys Lucasfilm, Episode 7 coming!

Postby Autobot032 » Fri Nov 09, 2012 11:17 am

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Shadowman wrote:Most likely he thinks he's getting a rise out of me, but then Burn never did realize how much of a failtroll he really is.


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Learned it from you, Burnie. Only I'm way better at it. >:oP


You can debate your point all you want, and you're entitled to your opinion, but you"ve gone way too far with the name calling, and directing your offending comments towards Burn. On top of that, a poster complains about your attitude (again) and it's just a little much too much.

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Re: Disney buys Lucasfilm, Episode 7 coming!

Postby Dagon » Fri Nov 09, 2012 1:45 pm

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I'm pretty happy about this news. I took a few weeks to think it over and really decide how I felt, and I'm of the opinion that more Star Wars equals good. I don't read any of the novels and I only occasionally see CLone Wars, but if the story ends up being good and interesting, then I'm all for it continuing. I know some of the EU stuff but nit enough to make some grand judgement on how I think it will turn out or what specific things I want to happen.

Aside from that, doesn't Disney now own the Imperial March? So, when people call Disney an evil empire they have fitting theme music. :D
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Re: Disney buys Lucasfilm, Episode 7 coming!

Postby Wigglez » Fri Nov 09, 2012 1:50 pm

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Dagon wrote:I'm pretty happy about this news. I took a few weeks to think it over and really decide how I felt, and I'm of the opinion that more Star Wars equals good. I don't read any of the novels and I only occasionally see CLone Wars, but if the story ends up being good and interesting, then I'm all for it continuing. I know some of the EU stuff but nit enough to make some grand judgement on how I think it will turn out or what specific things I want to happen.

Aside from that, doesn't Disney now own the Imperial March? So, when people call Disney an evil empire they have fitting theme music. :D

I agree. I think Disney buying Lucas Films is good. Like I said before about them buying Marvel, all they did was give them funding for better produced comics. Star Wars is already great with all of the comics, games, books, shows and movies. But I believe this is a good thing.
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Re: Disney buys Lucasfilm, Episode 7 coming!

Postby Shadowman » Fri Nov 09, 2012 2:22 pm

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Re: Disney buys Lucasfilm, Episode 7 coming!

Postby Wigglez » Fri Nov 09, 2012 6:00 pm

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