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by Davi
Wed Aug 21, 2019 8:58 pm
Forum: Promenade
Topic: Fourth Letter of Reprisal - Draft
Replies: 1
Views: 11

Fourth Letter of Reprisal - Draft

Fourth Letter of Reprisal - Skuttlebutt Tsar Date: 45:941:955 Pirates are confronted with all the same villainy as those on land. Theft and fraud. Even murder and sexual assault. Most landlubbers can’t fathom how we supposed “scoundrels” manage to avoid protracted chaos in our floating society. But,...
by Davi
Wed Aug 21, 2019 5:13 pm
Forum: Promenade
Topic: Ye Olde Parlance
Replies: 0
Views: 1

Ye Olde Parlance

#Ahoy: The pirate's 'Aloha'. ‘Hello.’ ‘Goodbye.’ ‘I love you.’ #Avast: Stop and pay attention! #Aye, #Arr: Yes (#AyeAye or #Yarr for 'Hell yeah!'). #Barker, #Hawker: A vendor who calls customers to their wares. #BeachComber: A landlubber who makes their living selling to pirates, or a pirate who mak...
by Davi
Tue Aug 20, 2019 9:30 pm
Forum: Promenade
Topic: "Manuscrito, Por Favor?" by Vin Sniveltwitcz
Replies: 1
Views: 52

Re: "Manuscrito, Por Favor?" by Vin Sniveltwitcz

Let's talk about exposing the lies. This Vin Sniveltwitcs guy came on Ernie's show to talk about conservative stuff. About how he used to be a libertarian, but now he's a trumper because.... Mexicans. But there was a specific claim he made, that I called out as a lie, which got my mic turned off. So...
by Davi
Tue Aug 20, 2019 7:10 pm
Forum: Promenade
Topic: Reputation Research
Replies: 2
Views: 9

Re: Reputation Research

Reputation Markets: Reality, Dangers, and Possibility by Emmi Bevensee Trust is the backbone of not just economies, but also the social fabric more broadly. With it, new worlds are possible, and without it, collapse is inevitable. Trust is built on dynamic and complexly layered reputations. We each ...
by Davi
Tue Aug 20, 2019 6:06 pm
Forum: Promenade
Topic: Reputation Research
Replies: 2
Views: 9

Reputation Research

Anyone out there know of some good literature on the subject of reputation. All the libertarians and market anarchists just keep quoting Rothbard at me, who basically just asserts reputation as a cure-all for lots of government functions from certifications to elections. Seems painfully incomplete. ...
by Davi
Tue Aug 20, 2019 5:18 am
Forum: Promenade
Topic: The First Letter of Captain Kid
Replies: 0
Views: 41

The First Letter of Captain Kid

Tsar Date 45.933.1547 I was only nine when your privateers came for me. Your goons boot stomped our door and ripped us from our parent’s arms. You told us our parents were “dangerous criminals” and said you had our best interests at heart. That your privateers would protect us and take us someplace ...
by Davi
Tue Aug 20, 2019 5:13 am
Forum: Promenade
Topic: How to talk to sons about sex?
Replies: 1
Views: 9

Re: How to talk to sons about sex?

Hey Gina, welcome to the party. I've never raised boys, but I was a boy. I can tell you that 10 is young enough there's time to figure it out. But I can also tell you, a boy's mother is usually the last person they want to talk about it. But it's not like any man will do. It's got to be someone who ...
by Davi
Mon Aug 19, 2019 2:36 am
Forum: Promenade
Topic: "Manuscrito, Por Favor?" by Vin Sniveltwitcz
Replies: 1
Views: 52

"Manuscrito, Por Favor?" by Vin Sniveltwitcz

"Honest communication is the seed of civilized conduct. It enables social entanglements without violence. It's essential to every need, every dispute, every trade and every project between members of sentient life. Without it only savagery is possible." https://scontent.fphx1-1.fna.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-...