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    BackFistMonkey's Avatar
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    Jun 2005
    Sinsinnatti Oh Hi Ho
    all things in Moderation
    Quote Originally Posted by Binary
    You do know I was JOKING right?
    What ? You weren't serious ? Oh man .... **** ...

    ________ :jihad:
    Jihad on Binary


    I am bored I know you were going over the top and jesting
    I don't mean to sound bitter, cold, or cruel, but I am, so that's how it comes out.

    Quote Originally Posted by Jean Paula-Satire
    Never believe that the GOP and fellow bigots are completely unaware of the absurdity of their replies. They know that their remarks are frivolous, open to challenge. But they are amusing themselves, for it is their adversary who is obliged to use words responsibly, since he believes in words. The bigots and Republicans have the right to play. They even like to play with discourse for, by giving ridiculous reasons, they discredit the seriousness of their interlocutors. They delight in acting in bad faith, since they seek not to persuade by sound argument but to intimidate and disconcert. If you press them too closely, they will abruptly fall silent, loftily indicating by some phrase that the time for argument is past and that besides, they have already won

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    Chattanooga Tennessee
    It's nice to meet a fellow insomniac.
    I will not start an underground boxing club.
    I will not start an underground boxing club.
    I will not start an underground boxing club.

  3. #13
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    Dec 2005
    FMA & judo-ultra noob
    Worker bees can leave.
    Even drones can fly away.
    The queen is their slave.

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    StrikeyGrappling & WW2-fu
    Quote Originally Posted by Binary
    That's not even what I'm getting at.
    Ignoring the fact that if someone is going to knife you, you are going to get knifed.
    Unless you are going to carry one of those monstrously huge machete half-breeds around with you
    (Which is REAALLLLY illegal, like everywhere but Oregon),
    or some other very dangerous weapon with considerable reach, you're going to get ganged.

    Forget the fact that you have a folder, forget the fact that you've trained for years.
    3+ people descend upon you with weapons, unless you are the badass of the century
    (and some people are, but many are not)
    you're going to be just another blood stain.

    This is all barring guns of course, I am talking Melee.
    I was responding to the person talking about "multiple opponent effectiveness." As far as weapon training goes, that's a dream to chase.
    The best weapon you have in that situation (again not considering guns) is the fear that no one in the group coming down on you wants to risk getting within range of your blade, so they just leave you alone.

    Even then, odds are slim that you will come out on top. Long distance sprinting is your best bet, and I hate to have to say this, because it's been said like eighty billion times.

    (this is more directed at Jim_Jude)
    Thanks. - ^_^

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