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All of the "dungeon dressing" rares are unavailable, but this isn't true for other rares in the set. Are they de facto "ultra rare", or did they just sell out quickly, or what?


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1001 Magic Items (PFRPG) Kickstarter coming in April.

Which April was that again? :)


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Vic Wertz wrote:
I think Steve's next-to-last post was saying that while he *could* flip the light switch, he has decided that since the house is wired up mainly with these, he might as well just bring in the electrician anyway.

My house is ~110 years old, and the dining room still has those switches.

And Lissa, thanks for the instruction on how to enable IE 9 for compliance; at home it's a non-issue since I use Firefox, but at the office I'm stuck with IE 9.


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Even had the character been a paladin, a single minor transgression should never cause a fall; the GM would have been wrong there. The relevant part of Torag's version of the Paladin's Code reads:

"I am at all times truthful, honorable, and forthright, but my allegiance is to my people. I will do what is necessary to serve them, including misleading others if need be."

Since the character wasn't a paladin, strict observance to this code (or not) is a personal choice, not a requirement. I think everyone agrees there should be no consequences to any class abilties no matter what the character does.

However...I would argue that a LG character who professes to follow this code should not be lying as his first option, and that even though the ranger is a fellow party member, treating a CN/evil person who straight up murders someone as "my people" is a bit of a stretch when it seems clear Torag had "dwarves" in mind when he laid out the code, nor do I think he intended it to allow wrongdoers to avoid any and all consequences.

If I were GM in this situation I would caution the character that repeating that kind of behavior would start him on a slow transition away from LG. (I emphasize repetitions of the behavior and slow transition; characters do not change alignments based on a single action, no matter how dramatic.)


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I had mixed feelings about the arena scene. Outnumbered and surrounded, the Unsullied dropping as readily as the Sons of the Harpy, it quickly became clear that the only thing that could save Daenerys was

Spoiler:
an appearance by Drogon

so it was almost anticlimactic when it happened. The final scene was impressive, though. Bound to increase Daenerys's prestige.

Meanwhile, back in The North...Davos is going to be piiiiiissed when he finds out what Melisandre convinced Stannis to do. Too bad he's too much of a "my king, right or wrong" to break with Stannis on principle.

Either due to a change in actors or to a faulty memory on my part, I failed to recognize the armored perv that caught Arya's attention this episode. Someone on her List, presumably?


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I'm one of 64 people using this avatar. It's occasionally disconcerting to see "my" image attached to someone else's post, but no big deal.

My name is Griffin; if it were Damon Gelatinouscube a different avatar would be obvious.

If they allowed uploading custom avatars, I would probably just take the one I have now, flip it to face the other direction, and use that.


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Another option is to treat potions somewhat like homeopathic medicine; you only need a trace amount of the stuff. When you take a swallow, the magic "transfers" from the potion to you and takes effect. So a gnome wouldn't have to guzzle all of a giant-sized potion, just drink his normal amount from a giant-sized container; and once he's done so, the remaining liquid becomes inert.


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Spiral_Ninja wrote:

In relation to Damon Griffin's listing of timelines, I found these items:

Hypertime

and

Linear men

I will never excuse DC for Hypertime. Absolutely lame blanket excuse for any and all continuity errors they might make from then on.


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sunbeam wrote:

I guess there may be two schools of time travel. One where you just don't do it, and another where you do whatever you want at any time.

Not thinking and television go together like ham and eggs, so I guess that is the best way to handle it.

A TV show (or movie, or book) with time travel as a central and recurring theme has a certain responsibility to make sure it remains internally consistent. It can use any ridiculous premise it wants, so long as it doesn't then violate the rules of that premise.

I'd like to think the CW's showrunners and writers are doing that, but I don't see a lot of evidence of it. I have my doubts that there's any way to explain everything we know about so far. How many timelines/branches are we even dealing with so far?

Timeline 1 - In the original timeline, Nora Allen lives, Henry Allen doesn't go to jail and Barry is raised by them, though somehow he still ends up becoming a forensic scientist working for CCPD. The particle accelerator is actually built by Harrison Wells and goes online in 2019. It explodes immediately, Barry becomes The Flash. He likely faces a different set of metahumans in the original timeline, because those we know won't have been in the same places they'd have been in five years earlier; Barry on the other hand spends a lot of time in his police lab. Five years into his superhero career, Flash disappears in The Crisis. Eobard Thawne is born in 2150, and later gains speed powers through as yet undisclosed means. He either travels to the past, or The Flash travels to the future, or both; somehow he encounters Barry multiple times and at some point feels Barry has "taken everything away" from him. His ultimate revenge plot is to travel back to 1999 and kill Barry as a child. If successful this would create...

Timeline 2 - Thawne arrives in 1999 intent upon killing Barry; there was no timeline where he succeeded because The Flash wasn't erased from existence, so this planned timeline is aborted in favor of...

Timeline 3 - We join Timeline 3 already in progress as Future Flash #2 (more on that name later) arrives to intercept Thawne and save his young self. We don't yet know how old Barry was when he made this trip or how he made it. He fights with Thawne, gets his younger self out of danger and...then it's not clear what happens to him. Perhaps he had a fixed amount of time he could be in the past, and time ran out. In this timeline he doesn't have any other [red] Flash to interact with. In any case, as soon as Thawne is foiled, he kills Nora in a fit of rage, runs out of the Allen house and finds he's run out of juice. He can't get back home without making certain changes to history, so he locates Harrison Wells, kills him and his wife and takes over Well's identity, thereby spawning...

Timeline 4 - This is the timeline we were in when the show started. Nora dead, Henry in jail, Barry raised by Joe West. "Wells" builds the particle accelerator and brings it online in 2014 rather than 2019. The explosion affects the set of metahumans we're familiar with, rather than those who were affected in the original timeline. Along the way Barry and company discover that an adult Barry Allen was present in 1999, and assume it's Flash-2014 but as will later become apparent, it's Future Flash #2 instead. Stuff happens over the course of the season. Eventually Cisco discovers that Wells is Thawne and is killed around the time Mardon unleashes a tsunami on Central City and Barry runs one day back in time, creating...

Timeline 5 - With only one day overlap, it's not as dramatic a shift as the other branches have created, but the TV viewer never sees any more of where Timeline 4 would have gone from that day forward. There's no tsunami this time, and Cisco lives but Barry learns some things he wouldn't otherwise have known and Cisco retains subconscious memories of Timeline 4. Acting on this knowledge they learn about "Wells" more quickly than they might otherwise have, gain bits of knowledge about the (really, "a") future and force a confrontation. Thawne convinces Barry to take a chance on traveling to the past to try and save his mother. Barry runs around inside the particle accelerator, taps into the Speed Force at the snail's pace of Mach 2, and arrives in 1999 as Future Flash #1, branching to...

Timeline 6 - Flash-2015 is Future Flash #1 because his departure point from his own "present" is earlier than that of Future Flash #2. He is silently cautioned by Future Flash #2 not to interfere with what Future Flash #2 does. The scenario between young Barry, Nora, Henry, Reverse Flash and ure Flash #2 plays out just as it did in Timeline 3 except for Future Flash #2 waving off Future Flash #1. Then Barry says his goodbyes and returns to 2015 to stop Thawne from returning to the 23rd Century. There is no [known] timeline where Thawne does return to his own time from this point, but it's likely he would have managed it somewhere doen the line in Timeline 6 if Eddie had not sacrificed himself to create...

Timeline 7 - This is where the whole mess threatens to collapse. We need a comic book pseudoscientific explanation for how time alteration works for this show, to explain how, if Eobard Thawne is never born, any of the timelines from 2 forward ever occurred. Remember that Timeline 1 still includes Barry becoming The Flash and disappearing in The Crisis. The existence of Barry-as-Flash plus some set of Star Labs-created metahumans is covered. The real Harrison Wells can do in Timeline 1 much of what Thawne-as-Wells did starting in Timeline 3. But if Eobard Thawne were truly removed from existence, as his pixelization suggested, that [b[should[/b] have generated...

Timeline 8 - which would be largely indistinguishable from the early part of Timeline 1. It would differ in that Barry would never encounter Eobard Thawne as Reverse Flash, even post-2015.

In both Timelines 1 and 8, sometime after 2015 Barry becomes head of the CCPD Forensics Unit, builds the Gideon AI and becomes a founding member of the Justice League.

Additions/corrections?


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Observations:

* Not a look I would have expected for Killer Frost.

* Not sure what Thawne's reaction to Garrick's helmet was supposed to signify.

* Thawne's speech to Cisco: "I did it out of love" (for Cisco, implied) was not a remotely plausible lie, and thus felt like bad writing.

* Stein's speech to Eddie: "You're the only one here who has a choice" was patently ridiculous. Sure, Eddie had a unique advantage over Eobard, but the whole point of the episode was that they all had choices, most notably Barry.

* Somehow the episode felt about 15 minutes short. When they went to credits my wife and I both went "Wait, that's it?!?"

Spoiler:

It looked as if Eddie's body got sucked up into the vortex surrounding the black hole/wormhole. Does that create a loophole for Eobard's continued existence? The body gets pulled to some near-future period where medical science is able to replace his heart and bring him back to life? Why wouldn't he just kill himself again? Amnesiac after being brought back?


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Marc Radle wrote:
Also, who is Jeyne Poole? I like the show but I've never read the books, so new or lesser character's names can be very tough to keep track of!

I haven't read the books, but a look at book-related wikis suggests very serious deviations between print and TV here. Jeyne Poole is the daughter of the steward of Winterfell, and Sansa Stark's best friend. A series of events has Jeyne being sent to Winterfell claiming to be Arya Stark, where she (as Arya) is married off to Ramsay Bolton. Theon knows she's not Arya but warns her to maintain the masquerade. Her marriage to Ramsay is, predictably, very unpleasant. After escaping Winterfell she continues to be "Arya", lying to Stannis Baratheon about her identity.


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Well, they do have a Time Master on board. Pulling Sara out of the time stream before she was killed would cause continuity problems, but she could be dug up only hours after being buried. The question then becomes, does the Lazarus Pit work after you've been embalmed?


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Hawkgirl has had a number of different origins/backstories in the comics. DC never seemed to be able to decide what they wanted to do with her and Hawkman. I believe one of the two Kendra Saunders versions is the basis for the one in Legends, but I couldn't guess how much of that will change.

Most versions of Hawkman/Hawkgirl have multiple reincarnations as part of their shared history. Since this series will involve time travel, it could be interesting to have Hawkgirl interact with one or more of her past selves.

Most versions of Hawkman/Hawkgirl make use of artificial wings, but I believe the Legends character sprouts her own. The closest thing I know of in the comics is the "New 52" version of Kendra Saunders on Earth-2 (parallel world to the mainstream DC comics universe) where she was a professional treasure hunter, and was hired by the World Army before an unrevealed event occurred in Egypt that resulted in the grafting of wings to her back.


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Porn itself is neutral by deafult, as Just a Guess said. If you violate local community standards regarding content, you add the [Chaotic] descriptor; by strictly adhering to local standards for content you can add the [Lawful] descriptor. If you involve children, you add the [Evil] descriptor.

I don't think you can add the [Good] descriptor to porn. (You can have good porn, but not Good porn, if you see what I mean.)


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Samy wrote:
I guess I'll just have to buy 10,000 copies of Distant Shores to show support. But where to put them. :(

You could buy 15,000 PDF copies instead. Storage problem solved.


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Hama wrote:
I think that Cal himself requested it.

Knowing what he's been focused on all this time, you think he'd ask to forget his daughter just for the sake of his own peace of mind? I cannot agree.


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Some possibilities for Simmons:

(a) The thing in the box was designed as a weapon against Inhumans; she's not an Inhuman and will be fine once it realizes that and releases her. Unlikely; seems too anticlimactic.

(b) The thing in the box was designed as a weapon against Inhumans; she's revealed to have been an untriggered Inhuman and has now had that potential neutralized. will be fine once it realizes that and releases her. Again, unlikely; it just leaves us with the Simmons we thought we had all along.

(c) It was never designed as a weapon against Inhumans, that was just someone's paranoia. It's a probe of some kind, and is "learning" about us Earth-types by doing a comprehensive physical and mental scan of Simmons. Maybe, but that seems pointless unless the information gets acted on by the object's builders, and AoS isn't a good place to stage a full scale alien invasion.

(d) The thing in the box was designed as a weapon, but not selectively against Inhumans. It will infect/alter Simmons in some way. I really wouldn't care for this. If she's compelled to do something afterward, it's too much like what happened to Coulson. If she's physically altered or gains powers, too much like what happened to Skye/Raina. If it changes her mental state or personality, too much like what happened to Fitz.

Anything else?


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baron arem heshvaun wrote:

So what's your super power Griffin?

I'm not sure. Possibly an extremely limited form of immortality, which amounts to "not dying despite a host of ailments."

Spoiler:
I'm overweight, diabetic, have allergies out the wazoo, suffer from high blood pressure, low testosterone, low thyroid, ocular hypertension (at risk for glaucoma) and obstructive sleep apnea, stage 2 kidney disease and have been living with HIV/AIDS for the past 11 years. The fish oil is supposed to keep my heart healthy by helping to burn fat. Some people think it has a positive effect on patients who may be depressed or anxious, and the doctor who prescribed it used to ask me on every office visit if I was depressed. Gosh, I can't think why I would be.


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Dammit, I take fish oil daily. That brand. In that dosage.


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No, I do remember Barry asking about the core, the wall sliding open and Cisco saying something about not going in there. I just didn't notice a dark open space behind the spycam images when Barry went back. I'll look again.

Nope, don't see anything behind the images. It makes sense he'd either take or dismantle Gideon, though. Leaving it behind would give Barry too much information.


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Te'Shen wrote:
Damon Griffin wrote:
How did I miss that? When did they go back and find anything missing?
After Joe shot Everyman and then Barry jetted back to Well's secret room. All the screens were up, windows into places the team had thought private and the area where the core had lain, now dark and empty.

I just rewatched that scene. I saw a wall of screens and the area where the yellow suit had been stored, now empty. Wasn't the core hidden in another part of the room?


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Ah, right. Same episode as the pinata dragon.


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Terquem wrote:
Burrowing? My Special Skill is Burrowing!?

Dammit, I know that quote, and cannot place it.


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GreyWolfLord wrote:
Hmm, well for me, I KNOW I haven't gotten a raise that is comparable to the price increases in regards to the past two years.

Is that a fair comparison, though? Over several years the Player Companion line went up from $9.99 to $14.99, a 50% increase -- but the Player Companion line isn't a significant fraction of your total expenses.

If house payment/rent + utilities + car payment/gas/maintenance + food + insurance + savings + cable/other entertainment + Player's Companion used to be $2,000/month (a very low estimate) and is now $2,005/month, the overall increase -- for that single subscription line -- is only one-quarter of one percent.

So the only valid comparison involves taking all your regular expenses, figuring out by what percentage they've increased over the past few years, and then compare that to the percentage by which the cost of game products has increased, and to your increases in income, if any.


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Te'Shen wrote:
Hama wrote:
Thawne must have taken Gideon with him.
You are correct, good sir. When asked, Gideon showed it's core inside the wall, and Cisco said something about not wanting to crawl in there. Then when they came back, Wells had removed it.

How did I miss that? When did they go back and find anything missing?


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So it's essentially all reprint?


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Meh. Product prices have increased before, and will again. Ross listed a number of good reasons for it. I needed to lose weight, anyway. :)

I am curious as to why the Pawns needed an increase so much higher than the other lines, though.


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Four weeks later, still no product update. Pre-order is one month away and I still don't know whether to bypass this one or not.

Winged strix, aquatic gillmen, ape-like charau-ka, inbred ogrekin, stoic centaurs...and five others to be named in later trades?


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Aieee! I must have it!

Hopes James does get his act together for a new world map...


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Skeld wrote:
Indeed. I hope that by Tuesday or Wednesday, we can get back to discussing Marvel's Agents of SHIELD and the in-show repercussions of the events from Avengers 2.

Amen.


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Hama wrote:
So, after the game I tell the player that he is no longer welcome at my table, and fix some things so that the rest of the party will find the charter on the traitor PCs broken body (he fell out of the clock tower).

Sorry you and the other players had to go through that, but you wrapped it up perfectly. I've had to do something similar once or twice in an old AD&D 2nd campaign.


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Black Dougal wrote:
For example, I own in print every Adventure path book up to the Numeria path, and there are times I could be tempted into selling.

Me, too. Well, unless you meant Numeria was the last consecutive one you bought. It was the first one I didn't buy. The Numeria AP broke my Charter Subscriber status.

Without that, I don't have a complete run of the APs anyway, so I could definitely consider selling any AP that I don't plan to GM or play in. But I'd only sell a whole set at once (6 volumes plus maps), so I'm no help to Flynric.


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Our group rotates GMing chores. For every campaign, one player or another keeps a journal in character and posts it, either to the group's Yahoo listserve, or Obsidian Portal, or wherever. Whichever character has the writing chores gets a few bonus XP for each session documented.

In one campaign where it was my turn to chronicle, I was playing a Wizard with a raven familiar. Since he could speak, the raven was allowed to dictate the journal entry for one of the sessions. It made for an interesting perspective, especially with his odd vocabulary.


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I was kind of put off by the suggestion that Barry will eventually become a genius AI inventor. That's not his skill set. Or Cisco's; he's more of a boy genius mechanical engineer.


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Hama wrote:
The Flash? He's DC.

Flash Thompson.


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Good stuff, keep it coming!


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Over time the Flash comics got seriously cluttered with both speedsters and time travellers. I really hope the TV show stays as far away from growing either group as much as possible.

A Reverse Flash was a must-have, and it looks like the writers have melded the backstories of the two from the comics, so I don't expect to see a second one. I wouldn't mind a nod to a previous Flash across the river in Keystone City; too bad Shipp is playing Barry's dad since he'd have been obvious casting for Jay Garrick.

I'm not convinced Barry needs a sidekick, but if they ever bring one in I think it would almost have to be some interpretation of Wally West. He was Iris's nephew in the comics, and could be her cousin on the TV show. Anyone else (Barry's grandkids Bart Allen/Impulse and Jenni Ognats/XS, or his kids Don & Dawn Allen/Tornado Twins) are from the 30th Century and would complicate the series by either making time travel an accessible thing, or requiring some lame explanation for why that person can't/doesn't go back home and why the timestream isn't corrupted by his/her presence.

Other unnecessary speedsters: Max Mercury, Johnny Quick, Jessie Quick, Kapitalist Kouriers, Cobalt Blue (Barry's separated-at-birth twin brother, Malcolm Thawne)...

Unnecessary time travelers: Any of Barry's decendents, any other member of the Thawne family, and Iris's mother.


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Bruce's stand was admirable, but at this stage largely pointless, as evidenced by Selina's response:

Bruce: "You can't ever do that again!"
Selina: "Or what?"
Bruce: "..."
Selina: [other possible spoilery stuff] "If I had to do it again, I would. And I wouldn't have any problem with it."

One principled stand, zero impact.


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I can see the maps but only 3 for Carrion Crown. What happened to doing maps for the whole adventure path? Our group could really use maps like these for the area around Caliphas.


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This is a lot like constantly berating someone in AA or on a diet about all the horrible stuff they did BEFORE they tried to get help and be a better person...

The constant killing was something that bugged the heck out of me in season one, and I LOVE the new 'heroic' direction. I REALLY don't want to wallow in all of his past mistakes and just make the show an angst-fest.

Pigging out on junk food before deciding to diet is not remotely similar to committing multiple murders without consequence and then deciding, "okay, that's enough."

I appreciate that he's decided to be a better person, but there's no legal statute of limitations on murder, why do you feel there should be a moral one? No matter how heroic he is now, the people he killed then are no less dead, and no less deprived of their right to due process.

Because we need the character for the show, he can't go to jail. I get that.

Because constant wallowing in self-pity is a waste of the viewer's time, I get that Ollie mostly needs to see himself as a different person and just move on.

I would just like to see some acknowledgement from some character that unlawful death remains unlawful death no matter how sorry you are about it later. Yet everyone on the show treats it like "hey, the past is the past, forget it."


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Our group is a little bit cash poor, desirous of a number of magical equipment upgrades, and only two of our six PCs are item crafters.

For the items we can -- just barely -- afford for the group, we're looking at being in town for 130 days (that assumes a 6-day work week for the item crafters, and one day a week off.)

We could save time by buying some of the items we want, but we've stretched our cash to the limit as is, so saving time also means giving some items up.

Two questions:

1) can the non-crafters earn enough captial over two or three month period to pay for any magical equipment upgrades?

2) are there any circumstances in which the crafters would be better off using earned capital instead of just doing the crafting work normally?


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Nope, can't see anything. I think the browser I'm stuck with at work doesn't support that video format. I'll check when I get home.


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Matthew Koelbl wrote:
But if you stop and say, "Whelp, Ollie deserves to go to jail for that", then... well, that's the end of the series, right?

He certainly deserves to go to trial for that, even if he ends up being acquitted or has the verdict set aside for some reason. I realize that was problematic while keeping his identity secret. It doesn't bother me that the show runners give him pass as much as it does that the other characters do. For varying lengths of time he's had Det./Capt. Lance being willing to overlook it, along with ADA Laurel, and the group's moral center, Felicity. No one seems even a little conflicted. "You used to kill people? How awful. Well, as long as you don't do it any more, it's just like it never happened at all."

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Should police that shoot suspects who shoot at them be considered bad guys and locked away? Does the badge on their chest suddenly make killing morally right? I ask, because the only difference is that one is directly sanctioned by the state.

The response to this becomes tricky because of all the recent press cops are getting about pumping 41 shots into unarmed persons, or beating people to death after they've been fully restrained. I have my opinions about that, and don't care to discuss it here. For purposes of this discussion I'll assume all cops are "good guys" doing their job as they've been trained. With that in mind...

Police that shoot suspects who shoot at them, or at innocent bystanders, are doing their jobs and should not be punished or vilified for doing so. Police are empowered to do this, by society, because they've been screened, hired and trained to do the dangerous job of protecting the public. Lethal force is not their first or preferred option; it's used when necessary after they've tried to de-escalate the situation, or use non-lethal means to counter the suspect. Their uniforms, badges and methods of engaging suspects (i.e., Police! Stop or I'll shoot!) serve to notify bad guys that certain consequences may result from failure to comply with an order to desist.

Early Season One Ollie, OTOH, didn't wait for, or limit himself to responding to, life-threatening situations. He'd show up at someone's office, declare they'd failed the city while aiming a lethal weapon at them, and thereby provoke an armed response. He wasn't screened or hired by anyone, has no mandate from the public to act on their behalf, and unlike policemen, pretty much all of his training has been on the effective kill. He never made an effort to de-escalate a tense situation (still doesn't) and lethal force was at the time his first, preferred and only option.

Later declaring oneself a Hero doesn't suddenly put a person above law or morality, or erase past actions. Ollie can't go to jail; the show would shut down. But someone needs to call him on his past BS.


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I don't see any video there, just a loop of some guy jumping from post to post.


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Roy just does not think straight. How does this logic work?

"While I was under the influence of a drug that was forced on me, not in control of my own actions, I killed a man so I deserve to be in prison. I'll claim to be the Arrow, so prison can be avoided for a man who made the choice to kill several people while in full control of his faculties."

Yeah, Roy killed a cop, Ollie killed "bad guys." Yes, I feel bad for the cop's family. Did Ollie's victims not have families? Roy's involuntary manslaughter would seem to fall way short of the straight-up serial killings Ollie carried out at the start of the Arrow's career in Starling.

I love the show, but it continues to bug me that everyone is willing to give Ollie a pass on multiple murders simply because he's decided not to do it any more.


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Just watched a trailer for "Time Lapse"; Danielle Panabaker and friends have a way to see into the future. Predictably, things go well for them in the short term. But will they have a long term?

It's not quite time travel, but still amusing to see "Caitlin" as part of this movie.


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Rather than worry about different weapon damage types, just take Weapon Focus in hammer or mace and pick up the weapon versatility feat:

Weapon Versatility (Combat)
You can use your favored weapons in unconventional ways.
Prerequisite(s): Weapon Focus, base attack bonus +1
Benefit(s): When wielding a weapon with which you have Weapon Focus, you can shift your grip as a swift action so that your weapon deals bludgeoning, piercing, or slashing damage instead of the damage type normally dealt by that weapon. You may switch back to the weapon's normal damage type or another damage type as a swift action.
If your base attack bonus is +5 or higher, using this feat is a free action instead.


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For hammers or maces, you might ask if your GM will allow you to commission a special weapon where the head is actually made of two separate pieces -- one silver and one cold iron -- mounted onto the same end of the haft in such a way that they act as a normal version of the weapon but can bypass either DR simply by rotating your grip rather than having to switch to a different weapon.


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Aberzombie wrote:

Iris - still not liking her. I'd rather see Barry end up with...anybody else. Seriously. ANYBODY!

Except maybe Gorilla Grodd - because that would just be disturbing.

"No...help...here."

"You know, I broke up with my last boyfriend because he wouldn't talk to me. If that's the best you can do, I can't see this going anywhere."


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Lissa Guillet wrote:
I feel like we need a chart for aligned pizza toppings.

Crystal would need to supply specifics, but we have some data to start with: "Green pepper = evil, while sun-dried tomatoes are a sure sign of neutral good. Pepperoni is the true neutral of pizza toppings..."

So, assume Good/Evil to be the X axis and Law/Chaos to be the Y axis, with Good/Law having positive numeric values and Evil/Chaos negative numeric values, from 1 to 5. Pepperoni is X+0/Y+0, green pepper has a negative X value and an unknown Y value; and sun-dried tomatoes ("sure sign of neutral good") likely has an X value of at least +3, maybe X+3/Y+0.

Past that I *think* we only have overall alignment results for a complete pizza. I don't know if we can infer alignments for more individual ingredients, and certainly not their relative strengths.

Crystal, we await enlightenment. And dinner.

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