Amusing Emails Vol. 1: I Hat You

I was trying to find a past email thread when one caught my eye, then another, and another. It seems that for every idiotic email I had gotten inGmail Interface the first part of the year, I replied with a sarcastic / zealous / humorous message. I’ve totally forgotten about some of these so I figured it may be fun to share.

The first one comes from a person who uses the alias Dorgles. It isn’t exactly hilarious, but it may serve a chuckle to a few.

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Things that Irk Me

Sitting here waiting for my Steam items to download (Mirrors Edge and Assassin’s Creed, thanks for asking), I began to ponder 2058346033_25e28400bbthe phrases, words, and actions that are my pet peeves. I now present them in a neat, alphabetized list that you may use as a reference when communicating with me.*

Just know that there’s not any particular reason for writing this, and you shouldn’t take anything seriously – unless you’re Anthony or George. There might even be some things that you agree with, but don’t be surprised if there isn’t. In all seriousness, this post is really self-centered and is mostly a joke.

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Why EvilChicken Failed

evilchickenIt began as a good idea, and a month later the ball was rolling. Max, Alec, Cameron, and I were going to collaborate on combining their majorly active sites into one large one. Several hundred thousands of visits a month was the plan, and we actually reached those numbers it in the month of  May. This would be a big venture for all of us, but soon things went sour and 3 months later the site was announced to be closing until further notice. Why, you ask?…

If you’re not aware of what EvilChicken is, you should go ahead and skip this entry. Things are going to get in-depth and it’ll be hard to understand at points if you weren’t there from the beginning.

Before I go on, I’d just like to preface this by saying that I’m not trying to shift any blame around, but instead outline the shortcomings and faults that led to the site’s demise. This should also serve as good reference material for anyone that wishes to start a large, community oriented site.

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Why Facebook is better than MySpace

EVERYONE (that I know) has a MySpace profile, but no one that I know in real life has a Facebook profile. It’s hard to see why, because Facebook is ten times better, in my opinion. No longer to you have to worry about the guy that believes he must have 22 YouTube videos, 2 chatrooms, 3 Twitter badges, 9 playlists, and 23,000 LOLCat pictures on his profile. Yeah, you know, that guy…, the one that always crashes your browser and gives you the BSOD.

More rants after the break…

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