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[17:59:25] <LtCmdr_James> Annnnd, the Fleet Chat Begins! Hello everyone and welcome to the September Fleet Chat! [17:59:36] <Sal_Wyn> ohai! [17:59:44] <Vie> Yay! Fleetchat [17:59:49] <skyfire> Hello, Fleet Chat. :: wonders where Flt Captain Turner is :: [17:59:49] <Raissa_Moonsong> Thank you for having me. I brought virtual cookies again. [18:00:02] <LtCmdr_James> Woooo! [18:00:12] * LtCmdr_James :: takes a cookie :: [18:00:15] <LtCmdr_James> Thank you :) [18:00:55] <Raissa_Moonsong> My pleasure. :) [18:01:13] <LtCmdr_Richards> If you smell, what the Rob, is cooking! [18:01:23] *** Joins: Rich (Rich@866-414-344-957.lightspeed.nworla.sbcglobal.net) [18:01:36] <LtCmdr_James> Hey Rich! [18:01:38] <LtCmdr_James> How are you? [18:01:57] <Raissa_Moonsong> Hi Rich. ::snickers evilly to self:: [18:02:08] <Rich> Hola, hermanos y hermanas! [18:02:11] *** Joins: Hannibal (HannibalPa@73.183.lii.gup) [18:02:18] <LtCmdr_James> IRIS!! [18:02:21] <LtCmdr_James> How are you? [18:02:40] *** Joins: VieVentar (email@example.com) [18:02:40] <Rich> and hello to you too Mandy [18:02:49] <skyfire> Hi, Rich. [18:02:52] <Hannibal> Grrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrr........................ [18:02:56] <Rich> I notice you tend to laugh evilly quite a bit... hmmm... up to something [18:02:57] <VieVentar> On tablet [18:03:10] <VieVentar> Also, hi Iris! [18:03:15] <Raissa_Moonsong> And Hannibal is here as his usual cheery self. ::offers cookie:: [18:03:15] <Rich> You and DeVeau. Always be wary of the "friendly" ones [18:03:30] *** Quits: VieVentar (firstname.lastname@example.org) (Client Quit) [18:03:33] <Rich> Hey Kat [18:03:48] <Hannibal> :: takes cookie:: Good afternoon, morning, or night everyone.... [18:03:54] <Rich> so theyve changed things since I've last been in here... [18:04:00] *** Joins: VieVentar (email@example.com) [18:04:07] <Rich> that kiwi is making me hungry... [18:04:09] <LtCmdr_James> Good Afternoon, Iris. How are things? [18:04:10] <VieVentar> Blasted touchscreen [18:04:18] <LtCmdr_James> @Rich: Yes, lots of changes :p [18:04:38] <LtCmdr_James> We have cookies now. And Team Speak. [18:04:44] <Hannibal> This setup is easy to get into it seems.... [18:04:55] <Raissa_Moonsong> Well... at least cookies... [18:05:05] <Rich> hmmm [18:05:09] <LtCmdr_James> We actually have TeamSpeak too :) [18:05:10] <Rich> dare I let you hear my voice [18:05:14] <Hannibal> Cookies are good.... [18:05:22] <LtCmdr_James> 18.104.22.168:17317 [18:05:41] <VieVentar> Cant be worse than mine [18:05:44] <Rich> (part of the reason I always use my RL name. hahaha. can you imagine. Mandy: "Rahman sure has a deep voice...") [18:05:50] <Hannibal> WAit..you mean we could actually hear each other? [18:05:55] <LtCmdr_James> Yep [18:05:58] <VieVentar> Yes [18:06:02] <skyfire> What he said. [18:06:15] *** Joins: Eerie (Eerie@i-42-240-59-581.hsd2.ga.comcast.net) [18:06:21] <LtCmdr_James> Eerie! [18:06:22] <Raissa_Moonsong> I better not let you hear my voice. [18:06:24] <LtCmdr_James> How are you? [18:06:25] <Hannibal> One of these days I will have to make that work...... [18:06:35] <Eerie> good [18:06:37] <Hannibal> Why not Raissa? [18:06:45] <Vie> I'd be happy to help you set it up Hannibal? [18:06:46] <Hannibal> You gave me a cookie..... [18:07:13] <skyfire> Raissa: You give everyone cookies. Besides, it's a pleasure talking to you! (wait, we haven't posted that one yet...) [18:07:23] <Hannibal> Allright Vie...we'll set it up for the next chat...my voice is a little hoarse today... [18:07:25] <Raissa_Moonsong> I'm told I sound like I work for.... um.... a phone service. [18:07:28] <skyfire> Eerie! Hi! [18:07:35] *** Joins: Rune (Rune@gx89-99-050-83.ok.ok.cox.net) [18:07:42] <LtCmdr_James> Rune! Hello, how are you? [18:07:47] <Eerie> hello, all [18:07:53] <Vie> No prob, just give me a message on here or via email when your ready to get going and I'll talk you though it. [18:07:55] <Rune> Hey! doing ok [18:07:56] <Hannibal> :: Looks at her suspiciously:: What KIND of phone service? [18:07:58] <Vie> It's laughably easy now. [18:08:00] <Raissa_Moonsong> An Adult phone service. [18:08:05] <Hannibal> LOL! [18:08:09] <LtCmdr_James> ... [18:08:14] <Hannibal> Ok Vie, will do..... [18:08:15] <Rich> haha my girlfriend apparently has the same "quality" [18:08:26] <Hannibal> ...and..that is a bad thing? [18:08:31] <Rich> I think it's a quite lovely voice [18:08:35] <Rich> but she's self-conscious [18:08:39] <Rich> ::shrugs:: [18:08:47] *** Joins: T_Egan (T_EganMann@jy12-393-8-229.ph.ph.cox.net) [18:08:54] <LtCmdr_James> So, what's been up in the Fleet this last month? [18:08:56] *** Quits: T_Egan (T_EganMann@jy12-393-8-229.ph.ph.cox.net) (Client Quit) [18:08:59] <Raissa_Moonsong> Sometimes.... people want to continue the conversation past the needs of customer service. [18:09:14] *** Joins: T_EganMannoKells (T_EganMann@jy12-393-8-229.ph.ph.cox.net) [18:09:16] <Eerie> T'Lea and Vetri wedding bells [18:09:16] <Raissa_Moonsong> ::offers cookies to the newcomers:: [18:09:21] *** LtCmdr_James sets mode: +o T_EganMannoKells [18:09:31] <Rich> OMG [18:09:33] <skyfire> Captain Egan Manno! Hello!. [18:09:37] <Hannibal> Just tell them RAissa that you have a very large, very angry boyfriend.... [18:09:38] <T_EganMannoKells> Hi, folks! [18:09:39] <Rich> Tony is actually in the house [18:09:43] <Rich> haha [18:09:49] <Rich> I just sent you a direct oof [18:09:50] <LtCmdr_James> Hello Captain! [18:09:53] <Rich> (not a typo) [18:09:57] <Raissa_Moonsong> I have a large protective husband. ;) [18:09:58] <T_EganMannoKells> I made triple sure to remember the time! [18:10:00] <Eerie> hello captain [18:10:01] <Hannibal> Afternoon Captain! [18:10:09] <Raissa_Moonsong> ::salutes captain:: [18:10:12] <LtCmdr_Richards> Wait, what the hel kind of alternate domension did i walk into [18:10:27] <skyfire> I have no idea. [18:10:28] <Hannibal> Een better Raissa! [18:10:31] *** Joins: JamesTKolk (JamesTKolk@i-75-6-996-882.hsd1.mi.comcast.net) [18:10:35] <Hannibal> Sic him on them!!!!!! [18:10:36] <LtCmdr_Richards> Tony & Rich.. :O [18:10:38] <Rich> I think we should just rename the chatroom to the asylum [18:10:40] <Rune> wondering the same thing [18:10:44] <LtCmdr_James> ... [18:10:48] <LtCmdr_James> We kinda did :p [18:10:55] <Liam_Frost> lol [18:11:03] <Liam_Frost> yeah, it is a little mad here some times [18:11:04] <Raissa_Moonsong> And the counselors get overwhelmed. [18:11:05] <LtCmdr_Richards> Question: Who was Rahmans defense atorney because they pulled a miracle :O [18:11:07] <Rich> yes, I noticed the new padding on the walls when I walked in. Love what youve done with the place [18:11:13] <LtCmdr_James> Or rather, we called it 'Not the Asylum' [18:11:18] <Hannibal> WE are not crazy...the rest of the universe is just too tme.... [18:11:21] <LtCmdr_James> Just to confuse things. [18:11:24] <Hannibal> tame.... [18:11:40] <Rich> (he did, didn't he? but according to one simmer, he's still gonna get punched in the face) [18:11:40] <T_EganMannoKells> As long as we're not confused with these guys: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Asylum [18:12:08] <Hannibal> Rahman got off? [18:12:16] <LtCmdr_James> Yep, kinda. [18:12:22] <Rich> haha [18:12:24] <Rich> exactly [18:12:28] <Rich> "kinda" [18:12:40] <Raissa_Moonsong> Still wanna punch Naughton. [18:12:41] <Hannibal> Kinda? [18:12:55] <Rich> there'll be an FNS update I'm sure [18:12:58] <LtCmdr_Richards> No kinda about it. Acquitted is acquitted [18:12:59] <skyfire> I will let Rich explain the definition of Kinda. [18:13:13] <T_EganMannoKells> Haha, I was going to say that "kinda" was exactly the way to phrase it [18:13:20] <Rich> haha [18:13:21] <Hannibal> Allright...what else is happening Fleet wide [18:13:23] *** Quits: JamesTKolk (JamesTKolk@i-75-6-996-882.hsd1.mi.comcast.net) (Client Quit) [18:13:37] <LtCmdr_James> Well... We're having a party on the Constitution. [18:13:43] <VieVentar> I need to start simming... [18:13:44] <LtCmdr_Richards> The Gemini is in mourning [18:13:56] <skyfire> Hannibal: Alleran Tan is currently Saphrine Tan due to symbiotic rejection. [18:13:57] <Sal_Wyn> why in mourning? [18:13:58] <LtCmdr_James> Although James is currently avoiding it by going on an away mission... [18:14:10] <Raissa_Moonsong> ::And nobody likes her. [18:14:16] <Sal_Wyn> 4 word summaries of my two ships: [18:14:24] <Sal_Wyn> Atlantis: Fairy Tales and Angst [18:14:24] <Rich> (anyway, she's been declared unfit for duty--and I dragged Tony's PNPC doctor into it as the one who signed it, lol, but now they're about to go on some adventures while the rest of Garuda begins their next mission in less than 24 hours! ETA Leo?!) [18:14:31] <Sal_Wyn> Columbia: Dead Cows and Arson [18:14:46] <LtCmdr_James> Dead Cows and Arson? [18:14:49] <VieVentar> Dead cows and Arson... [18:14:54] *** Joins: Brell2334 (Brell2334@cwe-88-62-511-43.satx.res.rr.com) [18:15:03] <Sal_Wyn> we're transporting these colonists, see... [18:15:04] <LtCmdr_James> Hello Brell! [18:15:14] <LtCmdr_James> "Dead Cows and Arson" [18:15:15] <Rich> Dead Cows and Arson sounds like an awesome novel [18:15:16] <Hannibal> Wow! Much angst and difficulty...wouldn't have it any other way.... [18:15:20] <LtCmdr_Richards> We lost a crew member to Hemorrahgia Rathosia :( [18:15:21] <VieVentar> Brell - Dead Cow and Arson. [18:15:23] <Rich> or a menu selection [18:15:30] <LtCmdr_James> I've found the title for the chat... [18:15:43] <LtCmdr_James> "Dead Cows and Arson"... Brilliant... [18:15:50] <Brell2334> hey hey all [18:15:53] <Hannibal> LOL! [18:15:59] <Hannibal> Hello Brell!!!!! [18:16:04] <Brell2334> dead cows and arson sounds like dinner [18:16:07] <Eerie> hello [18:16:20] <Sal_Wyn> barbecue puns abound [18:16:27] <Raissa_Moonsong> ::offers virtual cookies to newcomers:: [18:16:34] <Hannibal> Things have been relatively quiet on board the Thunder..except the marriage of T'Lea and DElla.... [18:16:37] <LtCmdr_Richards> Oh Parker, You, Pavlova and Waltas better behave on Baku or the Gemini is coming to drop a tactical strike on your heads [18:17:04] <LtCmdr_James> Indeed, it's too close to our space too :p [18:17:10] <VieVentar> Hannibal, want to join the multiple phaser salute I have planned? [18:17:35] <Hannibal> WEll...Hanniba has been warned that there is nothing to fight, blow up, or strangle on Ba'ku... [18:17:46] <LtCmdr_James> Oh dear. [18:17:48] <Hannibal> Multiple phaser salute? I'm all in..... [18:17:53] <LtCmdr_James> He'll find *something* [18:17:57] <T_EganMannoKells> My Pandora station just shuffled me to Nirvana, and "Dead Cows and Arson" definitely sounds like a Nirvana song [18:18:00] <VieVentar> Only chance to shoot stuff then [18:18:09] <LtCmdr_James> Yea... It kinda does. [18:18:10] <Rich> the new lightshow of the 24th century [18:18:11] <VieVentar> Even if its the sky.... [18:18:11] *** Quits: Ensign_Wilmer (Ensign_Wil@24.180.tkn.rgo) (Quit: http://www.kiwiirc.com/ - A hand crafted IRC client) [18:18:19] <Rich> poor Baku birds [18:18:35] <Hannibal> TRue...but Hannibal has another ticklish issue he is dealing with... [18:19:10] <Raissa_Moonsong> Twenty one gun salute kills twenty one bystanders on the second floor. [18:19:15] <Rich> Hannibal is ticklish? [18:19:21] <Rich> awwwww [18:19:24] <LtCmdr_James> Lol [18:19:26] <Rich> he's like a big teddy bear [18:19:30] <Hannibal> NO..he isnot ticklish..... [18:19:32] <LtCmdr_James> I'm now picturing that :p [18:19:42] * LtCmdr_James ::Tickle, tickle, tickle:: [18:19:46] <Rich> hahaha [18:19:51] <Rich> NO TOUCHING! [18:19:53] <LtCmdr_Richards> no killing on Baku.. We will find you.. in our tiny ship... and blow you intro itty bitty pieces :P [18:20:04] <VieVentar> This wont end well... [18:20:07] <LtCmdr_James> And we may bring the bigger ship along too [18:20:18] <LtCmdr_James> Baku is on our border too :p [18:20:19] <Rich> oh dear... [18:20:43] <Hannibal> Never combine Hannibal with Romulan Ale, a Romulan female, and a disreputable bar.... [18:20:49] <Rich> next FNS Update: Starfleet ships engaged in firefight after tickle war escalates [18:21:01] <LtCmdr_Richards> Romulan Ale should be illegal. Oh wait, it is! [18:21:04] <Hannibal> Hannibalwill not blow up Ba'ku.... [18:21:12] <LtCmdr_James> Ramming you guys with the saucer section of a Galaxy Class ship should work right? [18:21:26] <VieVentar> Much [18:21:28] <Brell2334> just a small chunk of it hannibal [18:21:34] <Hannibal> ...but will take advantage of the radiation to make himself even stronger..... [18:21:42] <VieVentar> ... [18:21:43] <Raissa_Moonsong> ::stops the war with cookies laced with sedatives:: [18:22:00] <Hannibal> Now why you wann ram my ship? [18:22:07] <LtCmdr_James> No, no, no. [18:22:13] <Hannibal> That is cheating Raissa! [18:22:15] *** Quits: Rune (Rune@gx89-99-050-83.ok.ok.cox.net) (Quit: http://www.kiwiirc.com/ - A hand crafted IRC client) [18:22:16] <LtCmdr_James> We want to ram *you* [18:22:44] <skyfire> Uh-oh [18:22:47] <Hannibal> Grrrrrrrrrrrrr.....you didn't bring enough starship with you...... [18:22:49] <Rich> why do some of you get that fancy green @? [18:22:57] <LtCmdr_James> We brought a Galaxy Class :p [18:22:58] <Raissa_Moonsong> I don't cheat. I make tactical decisions to forward my own agenda. [18:23:08] <VieVentar> We bribed James [18:23:17] <Rich> James, I would like a kiwi please. [18:23:23] <LtCmdr_James> Sure :) [18:23:26] <VieVentar> Sadly he didnt like my bribe.. [18:23:29] <Rich> BTW [18:23:31] * LtCmdr_James ::Gives Kiwi:: [18:23:44] <Rich> it wasn't until Deliera pointed it out to me... but did anyone else here realize James IC is a giant? [18:23:57] <LtCmdr_James> Yea, there is a funny story with that :p [18:23:57] <Rich> Dude's like 7 feet tall [18:23:58] * LtCmdr_Richards sits in his hover chair brandashing a phaser Rifle [18:24:01] <Hannibal> RAissa..what is your nefarious agenda? Peace in the ALpha Qadrant? [18:24:16] <LtCmdr_Richards> Now who remembers what happened the last time Richards fired a shot in anger? [18:24:18] <Raissa_Moonsong> Peace? BWAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA!!!! [18:24:23] <LtCmdr_James> I made a typo at one point, and people latched on and started simming it. So I kept it :) [18:24:25] <Hannibal> LOL! [18:24:32] <VieVentar> Hes a vulcan, they tend to be tall [18:24:32] <LtCmdr_James> Turns out, it's fun being the Vulcan giant :p [18:24:59] <Hannibal> There is no peace, only pieces of conquered enemy scattered across the cosmos...... [18:25:01] *** Joins: Silveira (Silveira@c26-93-438-879.cpe.netcabo.pt) [18:25:04] <LtCmdr_James> Sil! [18:25:07] <Sal_Wyn> heya Sil [18:25:07] <LtCmdr_James> How are you? [18:25:13] <Silveira> Good afternoon all [18:25:16] <Hannibal> WElcome aboard Sil!!!!! [18:25:20] <Rich> "What are you feeding the boy? He's too damn big!" in my best Chris Tucker impression [18:25:25] <LtCmdr_Richards> How would Parker react to peace between the Gorn and the Klingons? [18:25:26] <LtCmdr_James> :D [18:25:28] <VieVentar> Duronis is fairly peaceful... ..sometimes, for a while [18:25:30] <Silveira> Hi James, Sal, Hannibal/Iris [18:25:38] <LtCmdr_James> @Vie and when it isn't... [18:25:41] <LtCmdr_James> Parker. [18:25:44] <LtCmdr_James> Or Waltas. [18:25:47] <VieVentar> Hannibal is home? [18:25:47] <LtCmdr_James> Or Pavlova. [18:25:55] <LtCmdr_James> Or... Most of the crew actually... [18:25:57] <Raissa_Moonsong> ::offers newcomers a cookie:: You know you want one... [18:25:59] <LtCmdr_James> Vetri... [18:26:14] <Rich> It's a tra... ::collapses:: [18:26:20] <Hannibal> WAit till Hannibal builds his house on the beach on Duronis..... [18:26:24] <Silveira> Keep my seat warm guys, I will be right back [18:26:26] * LtCmdr_Richards in his best Ackbar impression [18:26:26] <VieVentar> Oh god [18:26:31] <Raissa_Moonsong> ::pats Rich on the head:: Have a nap. [18:26:36] <LtCmdr_Richards> Don't eat the cookies IT'S A TRAP [18:26:53] <VieVentar> By "house" you mean fortress right? [18:27:06] <Hannibal> Pretty much, Vie..... [18:27:10] <Raissa_Moonsong> But you all LOVE my cookies.... ::evil smirk:: You know you want one... they're almost.... addictive... [18:27:33] <VieVentar> "Its got Ramparts..." [18:27:41] <LtCmdr_James> Meh, already addicted. [18:27:43] <Hannibal> How does the cookie mix with scotch? [18:27:58] <Raissa_Moonsong> Better than toast. [18:28:10] <LtCmdr_Richards> Oooh, rampart. i'll just build my walls, place my cannons and shoot at Hannibal 's fort! [18:28:14] <LtCmdr_James> Worse than more scotch? [18:28:24] <Hannibal> It will have Ramparts, miniguns, multiple arc phaser cannons.... [18:28:28] <Raissa_Moonsong> Everything is better with more scotch. [18:28:43] <Rich> I'm a bourbon man myself [18:28:45] <LtCmdr_Richards> Bring me a bottle of your finest booze [18:28:51] <Rich> sweet sweet bourbon [18:28:54] * VieVentar gives Hannibal some parts of a Dodge Ram. [18:28:57] * LtCmdr_James ::Hands over a Coke to Alex:: [18:29:05] <LtCmdr_Richards> Romulan Ale for Richards [18:29:07] <VieVentar> There we go, Ram parts [18:29:36] <Hannibal> Hannibal keeps a a very full liquor cabinet....just a little short of Romulan Ae at the moment.... [18:29:52] <Hannibal> AAAh thank you.... [18:29:56] <LtCmdr_James> James has... Umm... Well... Lots of Tea. [18:29:59] <Liam_Frost> Liam's is FULL of bourbon [18:30:02] <LtCmdr_James> *Lots* of Tea. [18:30:03] <LtCmdr_Richards> Probably because Toni would 'confiscate' it [18:30:13] <Rich> Really? Ahem... well hello, Captain. [18:30:15] <LtCmdr_Richards> And by confisgate I mean secure and drink it [18:30:22] <VieVentar> Absinthe for Rossh, in small doses. [18:30:34] <Liam_Frost> spiked with nip? [18:30:36] <Hannibal> Well...Toni didn't know about this stash....... [18:30:41] <LtCmdr_James> Tea. Large dosages. [18:30:43] <VieVentar> No, no nip [18:30:47] <LtCmdr_James> Like 20 cups a day. [18:30:56] <Hannibal> Hannibal and T'Lea used it to "compromise" each other..... [18:31:14] <VieVentar> That sounds bad... [18:31:24] <Brell2334> parker and T'lea getting wasted was pretty entertaining [18:31:25] <Raissa_Moonsong> ::making notes for the gossip column:: [18:31:30] <VieVentar> ...oh god. [18:31:51] <Brell2334> yeah hope no one saw you two leave the holodeck [18:31:52] <LtCmdr_James> Vie has a secret catnip addiction. [18:32:03] <Rich> GOSSIP COLUMN [18:32:08] <Rich> Mandy are you gonna get involved? [18:32:09] <LtCmdr_James> Search the hold for evidence! [18:32:10] <Rich> We do have one [18:32:15] <Rich> although its been dormant for a bit [18:32:21] <Raissa_Moonsong> ::tapping into ship security videos:: [18:32:24] <VieVentar> I am totally writing a mission where the crew play the 24th Century equivalent of comedy DnD [18:32:30] <T_EganMannoKells> Time for a rebirth of the gossip column! [18:32:32] <VieVentar> Without a holoeck [18:32:39] <Sal_Wyn> Didn't they make a comic about that? [18:32:39] <LtCmdr_James> ... I want to guest, Vie. [18:32:47] <Hannibal> They abused the bar patrons, set the place on on fire, T'Lea made a challenge that she needed to be bedde, and Hannibal answered by throwing her over his shoulder and ..... [18:32:49] <Sal_Wyn> Where the crew of TNG roleplays the crew of DS9 [18:32:57] <Rich> http://forums.starbase118.net/index.php?/topic/7785-podcast-confidential-gossip-column/ [18:33:08] <Raissa_Moonsong> Rich It is tempting to do that. [18:33:19] <LtCmdr_James> Start with Vie's addiction! [18:33:24] <Rich> although I have to say [18:33:28] * LtCmdr_Richards is taking a sabbatical at the end of the Gemini's current mission. He needs to find out who he really is. [18:33:36] <Rich> I feel like half of it would involve your characters lol [18:33:54] <Rich> Nurse Friendly seen helping out Dr. Skyfire afterhours [18:33:55] <Hannibal> I miss the gossip column...... [18:33:56] <Raissa_Moonsong> Me? Noooooo.... I'm too boring. Not doing anything. [18:34:19] <Hannibal> Oh yes you are Raissa...you are giving out doped cookies...... [18:34:26] <VieVentar> I have no adictions... ..actually thats true... [18:34:38] <Raissa_Moonsong> Plus I don't know about anything that is happening any where. [18:34:39] <Sal_Wyn> does coffee count? [18:34:49] <Sal_Wyn> as an addiction? [18:34:52] <Raissa_Moonsong> Nurse Friendly likes anyone. [18:35:03] <Rich> I swear you and Amanda fell off the same tree [18:35:07] <Hannibal> Hannibal has no addictions........just tendencies....... [18:35:18] <Raissa_Moonsong> Hannibal you keep eating the cookies. What does that say? [18:35:37] <Rich> are those two (Moonsong and DeVeau) bestest buddies yet? [18:35:37] <VieVentar> Sweettooth [18:35:49] <Hannibal> They are good...and I am immune to whatever you put in them...... [18:35:50] <Brell2334> ::Takes two more cookies:: What they are a tasty [18:35:52] <Raissa_Moonsong> Just about. [18:36:29] * LtCmdr_Richards fires phaser rifle on maximum @ cookie boxes [18:36:32] <Raissa_Moonsong> Everyone likes my cookies. [18:36:39] <Raissa_Moonsong> HEY! [18:36:42] <skyfire> :: waves ot Sil :: [18:36:44] * LtCmdr_James ::Replicates more:: [18:36:44] <Sal_Wyn> her cookies bring all the boys to the yard [18:37:01] <Brell2334> Nooo ... now they are all crunchy [18:37:07] <Raissa_Moonsong> ::sobbing:: James is such a meany. He broke my wittle heart. [18:37:15] <Hannibal> :: Hannibal points plasma cannon at Richards::.... [18:37:22] <LtCmdr_James> Wait, how am I the bad guy? [18:37:26] <LtCmdr_James> Richards broke them! [18:37:29] <Hannibal> :: takes off the safety:: [18:37:39] <skyfire> Why are 'yall turnin up in my sickbay complaining of headaches? :: Looks to Raissa :: Did you dose the cookies? [18:37:45] * LtCmdr_Richards shoots iris [18:37:55] <Sal_Wyn> So, crazy question, is there a topic to this chat today? [18:38:01] <Liam_Frost> *Liam deletes cookies [18:38:04] <LtCmdr_James> Nope, just the usual insanity. [18:38:04] <Liam_Frost> wait [18:38:06] * VieVentar wonders when T'Lea's "gift" will arive [18:38:09] <Raissa_Moonsong> And cookies. [18:38:16] <Sal_Wyn> ah. [18:38:19] <LtCmdr_James> Basically, what's been going on this month and make fun of Parker. [18:38:29] <Raissa_Moonsong> And cookies [18:38:32] <Sal_Wyn> So tedium and immaturity, check. [18:38:42] <Hannibal> THis is the first time in recorded history cookies set off gunfire.... [18:38:46] <VieVentar> Thats about us [18:38:59] *** Joins: FltCaptToni (FltCaptTon@63-048-590-658.dhcp.spbg.sc.charter.com) [18:39:02] <LtCmdr_James> Toni! [18:39:04] <Raissa_Moonsong> All part of my plans.... ::back to evil cackling:: [18:39:05] <LtCmdr_James> How are you! [18:39:05] <Rich> I think we started by giving cool album/Nirvana song names for our current missions [18:39:07] <FltCaptToni> Hi all [18:39:08] <VieVentar> Hey captain [18:39:08] <Rich> Dead Cows and Arson [18:39:10] *** LtCmdr_James sets mode: +o FltCaptToni [18:39:10] <Hannibal> CAptain Turner!!!!!!!!! [18:39:22] <T_EganMannoKells> Welcome, Toni! And @Rich, I agree! [18:39:24] <FltCaptToni> Thanks James [18:39:25] <Brell2334> Hey hey toni [18:39:31] <skyfire> I was wondering about that, hello! [18:39:36] <Rich> Seeee [18:39:46] <Hannibal> :: smiles and lowers plasma cannon:: [18:39:49] <Rich> now you're making me want to go make some mock album covers... [18:39:58] <Raissa_Moonsong> ::sniffles:: They shot my cookies... [18:40:13] <VieVentar> ... [18:40:14] <Rich> it's okay, Mandy. They'll grow back. [18:40:27] <FltCaptToni> Hannibal. Vie Tony~ [18:40:49] <Sal_Wyn> Mock album covers would rock. [18:40:52] <FltCaptToni> Hi everyone sorry for being late [18:41:04] <VieVentar> On tablet so will be slow [18:41:12] <LtCmdr_James> Hmm... I notice Iris is not pointing the gun at Richards any more... [18:41:24] <Raissa_Moonsong> ::levels a pitiful pathetic puppy dog look at CaptToni:: Make them stop using my cookies as clay pidgeons. [18:41:25] <LtCmdr_James> @Toni: No problem, we're just glad to have you here! [18:41:33] <Hannibal> Captain..they wanted to throw a starship at me..... [18:41:34] <FltCaptToni> lol Iris behave your self [18:41:51] * LtCmdr_Richards assumes it has nothing to with the 'warning' shot and everything to do with his CO [18:42:08] <LtCmdr_James> I believe he also had a cigar out... [18:42:13] <Hannibal> :: Lights a cigar, throws a cookie high in the air before detonating it with is plasma cannon:: [18:42:16] <FltCaptToni> Hiya Mr. Frostn Bygra' [18:42:29] <Raissa_Moonsong> And.... and... ::sniffles:: They were picking on me... [18:42:55] <Rich> I like Hannibal's style [18:42:58] <VieVentar> I didn't pick on anybody.... [18:43:00] <Rich> instead of clay pigeons [18:43:04] <Rich> Mandy's cookies [18:43:06] <Hannibal> I was one of the good guys Raissa..... [18:43:07] <LtCmdr_James> I... Well only Parker. [18:43:07] <Liam_Frost> hey hey [18:43:10] <FltCaptToni> omg let me back up a minute.... hi ya Frost and Nugra and Raissa Mooonsongt [18:43:11] <Raissa_Moonsong> See....? [18:43:11] <LtCmdr_Richards> You laced the cookies with an addictive sedative, so i nuked them :P [18:43:12] <Hannibal> This time..... [18:43:20] <Liam_Frost> lol [18:43:29] <Liam_Frost> I assumed that's what you were going for [18:43:34] <FltCaptToni> Brell glad you could make it [18:43:36] <Raissa_Moonsong> They're making it all up... and they're telling lies about me... [18:43:43] <Hannibal> LOL! [18:43:46] <LtCmdr_James> :D [18:43:49] <Rich> Sorry Mandy. That's just how we roll. [18:43:56] <Liam_Frost> which is a pleasnt chnage from them telling lies about me [18:43:57] <Brell2334> was luck happened to get on and see it was time [18:44:00] <FltCaptToni> Hannibal you been telling stories? [18:44:01] <Raissa_Moonsong> See? They admit it! [18:44:11] <LtCmdr_James> Aww, we never tell lies about Frosty the Captain. [18:44:15] <Rich> take something beautiful like cookies and phaser them in the sky [18:44:19] <Hannibal> I am innocent Captain....... [18:44:24] <LtCmdr_Richards> Raissa baked you a cookie but I Nyke-ed it! [18:44:25] * VieVentar declares himself Switzerland, starts making clocks and hoarding nazi go... ..more clocks. [18:44:28] <LtCmdr_James> He really did destroy Apollo 11... [18:44:30] <Rich> does Captain Frost know the lyrics to his own theme song? [18:44:32] <LtCmdr_Richards> *nuke-ed [18:44:32] <FltCaptToni> hi Sal, Skyfire Richards [18:44:42] <Liam_Frost> like how I'm prejudiced against Catians [18:44:46] * LtCmdr_Richards waves [18:44:52] <VieVentar> Yes... [18:44:54] <Raissa_Moonsong> ::wails and whines while hiding more nefarious manipulations:: [18:44:58] <Silveira> And I am back [18:45:02] <Liam_Frost> I just think they're adorable [18:45:04] <LtCmdr_James> WB! [18:45:04] <skyfire> :: Hugs Sil, because :: [18:45:05] <Rich> well [18:45:07] <Rich> I wont say who [18:45:11] <Hannibal> Welcome back Sil!!!!!! [18:45:13] <Rich> but some of the lines are [18:45:15] <LtCmdr_James> Institutional racism! [18:45:17] * VieVentar narrows eyes as he polishises a clock... [18:45:20] <Silveira> ::hugs Doc back:: Hi Doc [18:45:22] <FltCaptToni> Rich~ [18:45:22] <Sal_Wyn> wb, Sil [18:45:24] <LtCmdr_James> Not all Cat people are... AWWW, so cute! [18:45:36] <FltCaptToni> Sil how you been? [18:45:42] <Rich> frosty the captain, he's the bestest in the fleet... [18:45:43] <Hannibal> :: Hannnibal is annoyed with all the ticking clocks Vie suddenly has...:: [18:45:54] <FltCaptToni> :) [18:45:58] <skyfire> Rich: Have you and Deliera been working on that song? [18:46:01] <Silveira> Good Capt Turner and you? [18:46:04] <Rich> KAT [18:46:10] <Rich> incognito! [18:46:10] <skyfire> What? [18:46:14] <Raissa_Moonsong> FNN: Caitain government sues Starfleet over racial profiling. "We are not cute!" [18:46:16] <LtCmdr_James> Ticking away the moments that make up a dull day [18:46:17] <LtCmdr_Richards> Rich, you do Know Frosty is getting promoted IC on the back of a dead officer right :O [18:46:18] <Rich> ::bops Kat on the head:: [18:46:18] <skyfire> No, I was here the whole time... [18:46:20] <FltCaptToni> pretty good Rich [18:46:21] <LtCmdr_James> Fritter and waste the hours in an off-hand way [18:46:36] <Silveira> I agree. CAitians aren't cute [18:46:50] <Silveira> Gorn on the other hand... [18:46:51] <FltCaptToni> Vie is cute [18:46:52] * LtCmdr_James ::tickles Vie under chin:: [18:46:52] <Vie> back on the PC [18:46:57] <Raissa_Moonsong> FNN: Rise of catnip addition among starfleet officers growing. [18:46:58] <Vie> ... [18:47:04] <Hannibal> LL! [18:47:04] <Rich> I assume no one has referred to their Captain as Frosty IC [18:47:04] <Vie> Damn you all... [18:47:06] <Hannibal> LOL! [18:47:09] <LtCmdr_James> Whose a cute cat, whose a cute cat. [18:47:26] <FltCaptToni> especially with the milk around his mouth [18:47:35] <Liam_Frost> http://wiki.starbase118.net/wiki/index.php/Stevens,_Rocko [18:47:38] * Vie now a security officer, arests you all. [18:47:43] <Raissa_Moonsong> FNN: Starfleet officer so trigger happy he can't tell the difference between a clay pidgeon and a cookie. [18:47:50] <FltCaptToni> lol vie [18:47:50] * LtCmdr_James ::replicates squirty cream:: [18:47:51] <Silveira> I don't see a problem with that... Catnip is good for smoking [18:47:56] * LtCmdr_Richards sprays Rossh with water. It rolls in the catnip or it gets the bottle again [18:47:57] <Rich> trigger happy or high Mandy. trigger happy or high [18:48:00] <Rich> and whose fault is that? [18:48:03] <Vie> Though so far I'm... [18:48:05] <Vie> Damn [18:48:07] <skyfire> Uh-oh... [18:48:07] <Vie> Thats [18:48:09] <Vie> Evil [18:48:14] <skyfire> :: hides under the nearest biobed :: [18:48:24] <Liam_Frost> look at that picture and tell me yuou don't want to pet him [18:48:25] <FltCaptToni> hey Eerie! [18:48:27] <Raissa_Moonsong> FNN: Galaxy class starships playing bumper cars above Baku homeworld. [18:48:37] <LtCmdr_James> And on the homeworld. [18:48:39] <Vie> Yes, so right now I'm probably in the doghouse owing to lack of posting... [18:48:39] <Hannibal> Hannibal is just trigger happy.....will teach Vie to shoot first, ask no questions..... [18:48:52] <Silveira> Capt Frost your driving? [18:49:00] <Liam_Frost> nope [18:49:05] <LtCmdr_James> Thank God. [18:49:06] <LtCmdr_Richards> We have a strict policy on the Gemini [18:49:07] <Liam_Frost> they don't let me anymore [18:49:13] <LtCmdr_James> Sorry, did I say that aloud? [18:49:14] <Vie> Also, Toni - we have to do a ship wide DnD game as a mission some time - no holodeck - just all sitting around playing the game. [18:49:18] <Silveira> Then who is bumper caring? [18:49:24] <LtCmdr_Richards> if Frost foes anywhewre near the helm, T'Mar gets to nerve pinch him [18:49:41] <Hannibal> That is pretty bad...... [18:49:42] <FltCaptToni> sure vie why not LOL [18:49:43] <Raissa_Moonsong> FNN: LtCmdr Frost changes name to to Frosty and wears top hat. [18:49:54] <Rich> FNN: Children believe again. [18:49:55] <Silveira> Frosty? [18:50:01] <T_EganMannoKells> The Snow-Captain [18:50:13] <Vie> Well if your game I'll write it up as a mission... [18:50:24] <Rich> Now I'm picturing a Frozen/SB118 mashup [18:50:26] <Hannibal> The Abomniable Snowman? [18:50:28] <Silveira> We don't have much snow here, so the joke is lost to me [18:50:30] <skyfire> Deliera and I are still working on the song. Or maybe James and I are working on it....not sure. [18:50:50] <Rich> "Do you want to build an android?" [18:50:51] <FltCaptToni> sure Vie go for it [18:50:55] <FltCaptToni> :) [18:51:00] <LtCmdr_James> Yes. [18:51:04] <LtCmdr_James> @Rich: Yes. [18:51:06] <LtCmdr_James> Yes. [18:51:08] <LtCmdr_James> YES! [18:51:09] <Rich> haha [18:51:14] <Silveira> James... Singing? [18:51:22] <LtCmdr_James> No, Android :p [18:51:26] <skyfire> Uh-oh. [18:51:27] <Raissa_Moonsong> FNN: The group Nirvana TNG releases new album. "Dead cows and Arson" [18:51:29] <T_EganMannoKells> @Silveira, I hear that. It's still supposed to be over 90ºF here through the end of the month... [18:51:35] <T_EganMannoKells> The joys of living in the desert! [18:51:35] <Rich> ugh [18:51:41] <Vie> James singing is actually slightly worse than me singing... [18:51:42] <FltCaptToni> lol [18:51:43] <Rich> It is in the 80s here in New Orleans [18:51:48] <Rich> but the humidity... [18:52:03] <Brell2334> still hot and humid here in south texas [18:52:05] <LtCmdr_James> @Vie: Yep! [18:52:05] <Sal_Wyn> you can have my weather. [18:52:08] <Silveira> FNN: Lt. Silveira answers the rumors. "It was just a barbeque" [18:52:15] <LtCmdr_James> Well... Umm... ::Looks at Rain:: [18:52:17] <Rich> 30s for my international friends [18:52:17] <Brell2334> had a nice cooler than usual weekend though [18:52:21] <FltCaptToni> it's 70 here and threating rain [18:52:33] <Silveira> It's 18 C and raining here [18:52:37] <Eerie> 85 here [18:52:39] <Hannibal> Currently in Hannibals' playlist:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I3yvFmi_q1M [18:52:39] <Sal_Wyn> 43F here (6C) [18:52:41] <Rich> I always like cold weather better [18:52:49] <Rich> cause after a while there's only so much you can take off! [18:52:51] <Silveira> Damm Sal that is cold... [18:52:53] <Hannibal> 84 here currently in Houstn.... [18:52:53] <FltCaptToni> me too [18:52:59] <Hannibal> Houston.... [18:52:59] <Sal_Wyn> No... it's not even approaching cold yet [18:53:00] <Rich> plus [18:53:05] <Rich> winter clothing is so snuggly! [18:53:08] <Sal_Wyn> it's cold when your water pipes freeze [18:53:11] <Liam_Frost> i like cold weather whren i'm sleeping [18:53:15] <FltCaptToni> sure is Rich [18:53:22] <Rich> :D [18:53:22] <Hannibal> Winter= long black coat...... [18:53:25] <Eerie> I miss winter, dont get much in Georgia [18:53:28] <Sal_Wyn> I do like cool weather for sleeping [18:53:30] <Brell2334> no too far from ya' hannibal, San Antonio here [18:53:31] <T_EganMannoKells> @Rich and @Toni, yes, exactly! [18:53:32] <LtCmdr_James> Agreed with Hannibal... [18:53:34] <Rich> and scarves! scarves! [18:53:37] <Sal_Wyn> Actually I don;t mind this weather. [18:53:39] <LtCmdr_James> Which I never thought I would say... [18:53:43] <Liam_Frost> I need to have a not as bad winter this year [18:53:45] <Raissa_Moonsong> Virginia is wet and miserable today. [18:53:46] <Sal_Wyn> I have ALL the awesome scarves *sagenod* [18:53:53] <FltCaptToni> Eerie you from Georgia? [18:53:53] <Rich> I mean seriously [18:53:58] <Hannibal> Really? I didn't know you were that close! I actually live in Austin..... [18:54:00] <Rich> just think if Harry Potter had been set in the tropics [18:54:02] <Rich> not as magical [18:54:04] <Liam_Frost> Southern Ontario is sunny but brisk [18:54:05] <Eerie> yes Savananh [18:54:18] <T_EganMannoKells> @Rich, haha, no, not remotely as magical [18:54:26] <FltCaptToni> ah... Hot Atlanta sort of here [18:54:40] <Silveira> MSNPC’s Carson and Gerard - New problems. (Tags: Tatash, Brek, anyone) [18:54:46] <Eerie> I wouldnt say from , just lives here, From PA orgainally [18:54:59] <Sal_Wyn> Today here is sunny and cold, threatening rain later. [18:55:04] <Silveira> ((USS Columbia, deck 14, near the burned quarters)) [18:55:04] <Silveira> ::Robert and Gerard arrive quickly to the fire scene.:: [18:55:04] <Silveira> Carson: What happened? [18:55:04] <Silveira> Livingston: Mister Carson. I’m afraid there’s been a fire; we have two casualties. Mister Tatash will be conducting an investigation. [18:55:04] <Silveira> ::Robert rolled his eyes. Gerard stood in the back, but close enough to Robert.:: [18:55:04] *** Quits: Silveira (Silveira@c26-93-438-879.cpe.netcabo.pt) (Excess Flood) [18:55:07] <Vie> So, in the DnD Mission - who do you think will be the Dungeon Master? [18:55:11] <Rich> We need to do a member world map [18:55:12] <Sal_Wyn> o. [18:55:17] <FltCaptToni> well I say sort of as I don't tell [18:55:17] <Rich> I'm sure there's probably been one at some point [18:55:22] <Eerie> not a bad idea. [18:55:37] <Brell2334> Have not cared for the weather here in San Antonio or back in my hometown of Tucson AZ [18:55:38] <Raissa_Moonsong> ::timidly offers cookies:: [18:55:38] <FltCaptToni> :) [18:55:41] <Rich> I remember at one point it seemed like a lot of Aussies and Brits [18:55:43] <Liam_Frost> I'll just be happy to not have another ice storm this year [18:55:46] *** Joins: Silveira (Silveira@c26-93-438-879.cpe.netcabo.pt) [18:55:47] <Hannibal> :: will incorporate a dungeon in new house....if CAptain Turner lets him build it...:: [18:55:55] <FltCaptToni> who has the popcorn? [18:56:07] <Sal_Wyn> I'll DM. I call Temple of elemental Evil. [18:56:08] * LtCmdr_James ::hands popcorn:: [18:56:21] <Silveira> Sorry about that, just sliped [18:56:25] <FltCaptToni> you're going to need a house Hannibal [18:56:37] <FltCaptToni> thanks James [18:56:43] <Hannibal> :: Hannibal pops it with a minimal blast feom plasma cannon...:: [18:56:46] <FltCaptToni> fresh popped [18:56:47] <LtCmdr_James> No problem :p [18:56:50] <Silveira> MAN CAVE [18:56:55] <Eerie> love popcorn [18:56:58] <Liam_Frost> Can i be the rogue? [18:57:04] <Sal_Wyn> man cave? [18:57:10] <LtCmdr_James> I want to be Wizard! [18:57:11] <Silveira> That is what you need Hannibal [18:57:23] <Hannibal> Oh the house will be awesome.... [18:57:24] <Silveira> Yeah, or is it MAN DEN [18:57:31] <FltCaptToni> WoMan's cave [18:57:31] <Rich> man den [18:57:34] <Vie> I think that means I'm the DM [18:57:37] <Silveira> A plavce for boys and its toys [18:57:40] * Vie cackles evily [18:57:41] <Rich> makes me think of man cub from jungle book [18:57:45] <Silveira> Phaser fire range [18:57:51] <Hannibal> Oh yes.... [18:57:52] <Vie> Welcome! TO THE TEMPLE OF THE LAVA BEARS! [18:57:54] <Silveira> Gimnasium and bar [18:58:14] <Silveira> Fighting ring [18:58:15] <Raissa_Moonsong> FNN: Embassy Man Cave gets remodeled. [18:58:16] <Rich> as for woman's cave, I believe that's a mythical place in the likes of shangri la [18:58:23] <FltCaptToni> Offline Shelther? [18:58:36] <LtCmdr_James> Yea, Sun is Offline :p [18:58:46] <Brell2334> FFN: Local Laundeans scared of large new neighbor [18:59:08] <Hannibal> Phaser range, normal weapos range, fully stocked armory, perimeter defence with miniguns, short range cannons, stone walls impermeated with ablative armor...... [18:59:12] <Liam_Frost> It's her son's birthday [18:59:19] <LtCmdr_James> Yea [18:59:22] <Liam_Frost> so she probably won't be there [18:59:26] <Silveira> And football field [18:59:30] <FltCaptToni> a Woman's cave is in her closet with lots of clothes and shoes [18:59:53] <Hannibal> Oh yeah...gotta have room for Kamela's wardrobe...... [19:00:08] <FltCaptToni> dang right you do [19:00:15] <Raissa_Moonsong> Shoes... must have shoes... [19:00:24] <Hannibal> ::eyes widen:: Lots of children? [19:00:26] <FltCaptToni> lots of shoes [19:00:27] <Sal_Wyn> My woman's cave contains: PS4, PS3, PS2, NES, Sega Genesis, every Trek in the house, beanbag chair, 98% of the RPG books in the house, my knitting stuff, my tae-kwon-do gear, my weapons and autographed pictures from Doctor Who. It FAR outweights my fiancee's man cave which contains a computer graveyard, porn from the 70s and a stash of old wrappin [19:00:27] <Sal_Wyn> g paper that he hasn't yet sorted or put away. [19:00:41] <Rich> @FltCaptTony, probably still gets better wifi than the man den [19:00:54] <Liam_Frost> my man cave is pretty myuch my entire apartment [19:01:00] <FltCaptToni> PSP8 is good [19:01:03] <Hannibal> LOL @ Sal.... [19:01:10] <LtCmdr_James> Yea, my room has become my cave... [19:01:17] * LtCmdr_Richards senses a huge disturbance in the force, like 100 Ba'Ku called out in agony and were silenced [19:01:23] <Silveira> ::thumbs up:: Good one Sal [19:01:35] <FltCaptToni> lol James [19:01:37] <Hannibal> Mywhoe house is a man cave, complete with German Shepards and gun closet..... [19:02:07] <FltCaptToni> lol mine too Hannibal [19:02:26] <FltCaptToni> only a woman's cave [19:02:29] <Silveira> My man cave was taken from me... [19:02:35] <Raissa_Moonsong> My house belongs on an episode of Hoarders. [19:02:41] <Silveira> Just before it could be mine [19:02:42] <Sal_Wyn> The man cave in our hose has stretched to the downstairs since my fiancee is trying to sell old computer equipment. Sooner or later I'ma get a dumpster >.> [19:02:44] <Hannibal> How does someone take a man cave? [19:02:47] <LtCmdr_James> I'll tidy mine. Some day. [19:02:56] *** Quits: VieVentar (firstname.lastname@example.org) (Quit: AndroIRC - Android IRC Client ( http://www.androirc.com )) [19:03:23] <Silveira> My wife took it an turned the small Office into a women cave for herself [19:03:25] <Vie> They sent mark it Hannibal. [19:03:43] <FltCaptToni> I'm trying to teach my shepherds not to track in mud.... they don't listen to me [19:04:04] <Hannibal> I gotta decide where Hannibal will build his fortress...um...house..... [19:04:08] <Silveira> Curious enough children don't listen either... [19:04:27] <Hannibal> Mine don't either..can't gt them to wipe their paws n the rug.... [19:04:36] <Silveira> My boy went treking in the mud yesterday [19:04:37] <FltCaptToni> don't go by the map of the Embassy hannibal it [19:04:43] <FltCaptToni> is all wrong [19:05:07] <FltCaptToni> I'll draw one again with i FIND the time [19:05:13] <Sal_Wyn> Mine gets commandeered every once in awhile. The conversation goes like this: "I want to play your PS4" "You have an XBONE, go away." "But I want to play *this particular game*" "But you said you looooved XBox..." "Pleeeease." "Fine, clean the catboxes and you can play." [19:05:23] <LtCmdr_James> Lol [19:05:30] <Silveira> :D [19:05:35] *** Joins: Aidoann (Aidoann@pk69-636-58-58.ph.ph.cox.net) [19:05:37] <Hannibal> I know the feeling, CAptain..... [19:05:45] <FltCaptToni> lol [19:05:48] <LtCmdr_James> I've been rather enjoing my PS Vita of late... [19:05:52] <skyfire> :: shrugs :: [19:05:59] <LtCmdr_James> Hello Aidoann! [19:06:01] <Hannibal> I just need to findthe appropriate design.....intimidating, but friendly...... [19:06:01] <Vie> I want a Vita, but.. ...no games. [19:06:02] <Silveira> My only problem is with my boy [19:06:16] <Sal_Wyn> truth be told, I play the PS3 more than the PS4 at the moment [19:06:17] <Silveira> I have to fight him for the PC [19:06:30] <Sal_Wyn> Downstairs in the main room we have all the ninetndo systems and we mostly play those when friends are over. [19:06:32] <FltCaptToni> I found mine on Home and Garden [19:06:56] <Sal_Wyn> (Do not ask how many consoles we have. We were both gamers, and when we combined consoles we only had one overlap: NES) [19:06:58] <Hannibal> You picked a good house, CAptain..... [19:07:47] <Liam_Frost> I still haven't updated from my PS3 [19:08:02] <FltCaptToni> I have this friend who set up my computer with two screens. I can watch movie on one and play on the other [19:08:02] <Vie> http://i555.photobucket.com/albums/jj470/mab01uk/icecream-mini.jpg - this exists... [19:08:04] <Brell2334> Our living room is our man cave, partner and I both have our computers set up and side tables. No TV we ditched cable for netflix [19:08:07] <Liam_Frost> I'll wait until the PS4 to update [19:08:14] <LtCmdr_James> Yea, I love my two screens :p [19:08:21] <Rich> I skipped out on the last console generation... held onto the PC gaming platform but its getting lonelier and lonelier [19:08:21] <Vie> Only two? [19:08:24] <Sal_Wyn> We weren't going to upgrade yet, but I found a used PS4 on Craigslist for an astonsingly good price and nabbed it [19:08:35] <Silveira> I prefer to keep my PS3 instead of getting PS4 [19:08:38] <LtCmdr_James> @Rich: I'm PC :) [19:08:39] <FltCaptToni> me too and I didn't think I would like it [19:08:53] <Rich> @James: Yay! [19:08:55] <Rich> :D [19:08:56] <Hannibal> Go to the PS4..you will thak me for it...... [19:08:57] <LtCmdr_James> :D [19:09:03] <skyfire> I must've missed something again. [19:09:06] <Silveira> I still have a lot of PS3 games to finish [19:09:10] <Liam_Frost> I will eventually [19:09:16] <FltCaptToni> Vie you can have more than two? Where the sand hill do you put them? [19:09:17] <Vie> I already planned to get the PS4, well.. ...when it's a reasonable price. [19:09:19] <Sal_Wyn> Though I like old games, so I can be found playing the PS1 and earler consoles [19:09:25] <Liam_Frost> but there's no games that are exclusive that I care about [19:09:38] <Liam_Frost> I'll wait for the next Fallout game [19:09:41] <Liam_Frost> then we'll think about it [19:09:42] <Rich> Last of Us was tempting [19:09:44] <Vie> Toni, my graphics card can put out 4 monitors at once. [19:09:44] <Hannibal> Call Of Duty is why I got it..... [19:09:47] <FltCaptToni> mine span my whole eesk [19:09:49] <LtCmdr_James> @Sal: Yea, I love my PS1 games too :p I play them on the Vita now though. [19:09:51] <FltCaptToni> desik [19:10:11] <FltCaptToni> ahh you know what I mean.. DESK [19:10:17] <Silveira> Now that is a good reason Frost. Fallout is the only RPG I enjoy playing [19:10:31] <Sal_Wyn> And every once in awhile we haul out the Atari 2600. [19:10:34] <Liam_Frost> i love RPgs [19:10:36] <Silveira> Although I thought New Vegas could be much better [19:10:46] <skyfire> Sil: Fallout 1, Fallout 2, or Tactis? [19:10:50] <Liam_Frost> but Fallout is the only one where the look of it made that much diofferentce to me [19:10:51] <skyfire> Tactics* [19:10:59] <Liam_Frost> I started with 3 [19:11:10] <Silveira> Never played Tactics, and only managed to finish 1, but I like the tem [19:11:12] <Liam_Frost> Skyrim was also beautiful [19:11:13] <LtCmdr_James> I love Fallout! [19:11:23] <Silveira> I bought them before buying Fallout 3 [19:11:25] <skyfire> I played 1, 2, 3, and now I'm playing NV. [19:11:30] <Liam_Frost> 3 was a mix of RPG and FPS [19:11:31] <LtCmdr_James> Played and loved them all :p [19:11:38] <Vie> I don't use a desk, I have them set up.. ...on computers... [19:11:40] <Liam_Frost> NV is also excellent [19:11:42] <Vie> I have a lot of computers. [19:12:06] <Silveira> Yeah Frost, but somehow it feels a bit of a rushed game [19:12:12] <Raissa_Moonsong> gotta go all. Was great seeing you all. [19:12:18] <Raissa_Moonsong> Have a great month. [19:12:20] <skyfire> Bye, Raissa! [19:12:20] <Silveira> Bye Raissa [19:12:22] <Brell2334> go for more of the Civ style of games myself, mmos too and RTS [19:12:22] <LtCmdr_James> Bye! [19:12:26] <T_EganMannoKells> Bye, Mandy! [19:12:27] <FltCaptToni> bye Raissas [19:12:27] <Vie> Catch you next time [19:12:30] <Silveira> Don't forget the cookies next month [19:12:32] <LtCmdr_James> Ooo, I love Civ :p [19:12:32] <Raissa_Moonsong> and if you have gossip, send it to me. ;) [19:12:32] <Liam_Frost> I think they were trying to smooth out a few problems that 3 had [19:12:33] <Eerie> bye [19:12:40] <T_EganMannoKells> @Brell, I do love Civ V [19:12:45] <Hannibal> Take care RAissa!!!! [19:12:49] <Liam_Frost> the solution wasn;t ideal, but it was a genuine effort [19:12:50] <T_EganMannoKells> That's really the only thing I play now [19:12:54] <Silveira> I don't like MMo's, but I play STO [19:13:15] <Silveira> I like war games like the Total War series [19:13:29] <Rich> Bye Mandy! [19:13:30] <Silveira> But stoped before Shogun 2, my PC can't handle it [19:13:30] <skyfire> :: reads over the voting results for Victory + Garuda, though knows secondaries are excluded from contest. :: [19:13:33] <Sal_Wyn> bye! [19:13:38] <Brell2334> @T_EganMannoKells wish my computer could handle civ v [19:13:45] <Hannibal> I need to find a good naval war gane for PS4..... [19:13:51] <Liam_Frost> There are a few places I' [19:14:01] <Liam_Frost> I'd like to see in a Fallout game [19:14:13] <Rich> I am tempted to try Civ V [19:14:14] <Silveira> Paris [19:14:16] <Brell2334> I go to a now old favorite often GalCiv2 [19:14:18] *** Quits: Raissa_Moonsong (Raissa_Moo@d-52-081-29-266.hsd8.va.comcast.net) (Quit: http://www.kiwiirc.com/ - A hand crafted IRC client) [19:14:25] <Liam_Frost> New York [19:14:29] <Liam_Frost> LA [19:14:31] <Rich> never played a Civ game before if you can believe it but I hear my productivity will drop to zero [19:14:37] <Vie> GalCiv3 looks great so far. [19:14:40] <LtCmdr_James> It will [19:14:42] <Silveira> Yeah, agreed Frost [19:14:49] <Brell2334> yeah it does Vie [19:14:52] <Liam_Frost> San Franscisco [19:15:30] <T_EganMannoKells> I'm really looking forward the new Civ-in-space game [19:15:31] <Silveira> I actually am playing a new game now [19:15:38] *** Joins: Lan_Riel (Lan_Riel@wlgncognq-811-3-68-344.w85-75.abo.wanadoo.fr) [19:15:43] <T_EganMannoKells> Beyond Earth! That's the name [19:15:44] <LtCmdr_James> Hey Lan! [19:15:48] <Liam_Frost> Lan! [19:15:55] <Lan_Riel> Hello, world [19:15:58] <Liam_Frost> brb [19:16:04] <Liam_Frost> need a quick shower [19:16:05] <Rich> hola! [19:16:06] <FltCaptToni> hi Riel [19:16:13] <Brell2334> @T_EganMannoKells that one looks awesome [19:16:15] <Silveira> Hello Riel [19:16:21] <LtCmdr_Richards> Ah, Counsellor [19:16:48] <Silveira> I am playing Game of Thrones Ascent [19:16:59] <skyfire> :: edges away closer to the wall. :: [19:17:07] *** Joins: R_Mitchell (R_Mitchell@39-351-376-313.dhcp.ftwo.tx.charter.com) [19:17:09] <Silveira> They guys that made it are working on a new Star Trek game [19:17:14] <LtCmdr_James> Hey Mitchell! [19:17:29] <R_Mitchell> Hi James [19:17:36] <FltCaptToni> Hi Rode [19:17:49] <Silveira> Hi Mitchell [19:17:59] <Lan_Riel> Hello [19:18:07] <Rich> I wish theyd just make a new Trek game like those old TOS ones 25th Anniversary and Judgement Rites [19:18:21] <T_EganMannoKells> I remember 25th Anniversary! So good! [19:18:23] <Brell2334> those rocked [19:18:25] <Rich> SO GOOD [19:18:27] <LtCmdr_James> Indeed! [19:18:28] <Vie> Starfleet Command 2: OP [19:18:31] <Silveira> Me too [19:18:32] <Rich> Man [19:18:34] <Vie> Bridge Commander, with mods. [19:18:40] <Silveira> Agreed Vie [19:18:42] <Rich> they could totally remake those too [19:18:44] <Vie> Hell, Elite Force! [19:18:47] <Rich> the have the audio! [19:18:52] <LtCmdr_James> Elite force! [19:18:53] *** Joins: Ensign_Wilmer (Ensign_Wil@24.180.tkn.rgo) [19:18:53] <Sal_Wyn> I want another game like Starship Titanic [19:18:53] <Rich> oh man elite force [19:18:56] <Rich> sigh [19:18:58] <Silveira> But for me it's Klingon Academy for sure [19:19:02] <skyfire> :: shrugs. :: [19:19:13] <LtCmdr_James> @Sal: YES! [19:19:17] <Silveira> Elite force 2 [19:19:19] <LtCmdr_James> I love Starship Titanic! [19:19:25] <Sal_Wyn> me too. [19:19:26] <Rich> anyone else enjoy figuring out which moments could lead to a redshirt death in 25th anniversary? Just me? [19:19:28] <Silveira> It has cuter babes ;) [19:19:35] <Sal_Wyn> That was one of the first games I played through multiple times [19:19:38] <Vie> James - http://lazrojas.com/elitefarce/mods/starbase11/index.html [19:19:53] <Vie> http://lazrojas.com/elitefarce/mods/dreadnought/index.html [19:19:54] <LtCmdr_James> @Sal: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/articles/1g84m0sXpnNCv84GpN2PLZG/the-hitchhikers-guide-to-the-galaxy-game-30th-anniversary-edition [19:19:57] <T_EganMannoKells> @Rich Oh, no, I did that too. I tended to always flatten the guy with the boulder during the first mission [19:20:00] <LtCmdr_James> I played that to death too. [19:20:04] <Rich> hahaha yeah [19:20:05] <Rich> exactly [19:20:08] *** Quits: Ensign_Wilmer (Ensign_Wil@24.180.tkn.rgo) (Client Quit) [19:20:09] <Brell2334> lol [19:20:18] <Rich> and the best part of the game was the "bad kirk" dialogue options [19:20:19] <Sal_Wyn> oooooh [19:20:43] <Sal_Wyn> I remember playing that on commodore 64s [19:20:50] <Silveira> I have the voiced version of both, 25th aniversary and Judgement Rights [19:21:08] <R_Mitchell> I miss both Star Trek Armada games [19:21:15] <Vie> Richards - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PIGxMENwq1k [19:21:22] <Rich> armada was fun to mod [19:21:28] <LtCmdr_James> Agreed [19:21:29] <Vie> You know Armada 2 is still being modded [19:21:32] <FltCaptToni> brb [19:21:36] <Silveira> Did you guys know the last time DeForest played MacCoy was voicing Judgement Rights? [19:21:43] <LtCmdr_James> Really? [19:21:44] <Brell2334> armada 2 so much fun [19:21:49] <Vie> Want a link? [19:21:49] <R_Mitchell> I had babylon 5 mod for Armada, even Wing Commander mod [19:21:54] <Rich> actually it was that cancelled game vulcan fury :( [19:21:59] <Eerie> I had a vic 20 once [19:22:06] <R_Mitchell> My brother ruined my disk for Armada 2 years ago [19:22:08] <Silveira> Yeah James [19:22:14] <R_Mitchell> never been able to find one for less than 200 bucks on ebay [19:22:47] * Lan_Riel tries to tweak his universal translator to actually understand anything [19:22:50] <T_EganMannoKells> I still have an old 3DO somewhere [19:22:56] <Rich> I always thought Activision dropped the ball when they had the license for all series at one point [19:23:00] <Vie> http://www.fleetops.net/ [19:23:00] <T_EganMannoKells> I only ever had a single game for it, though [19:23:03] <Vie> There we go [19:23:10] <Rich> could have done a proper trek civ like game [19:23:22] <LtCmdr_James> That would have been fun! [19:23:23] <Rich> birth of the fed 2! [19:23:33] <Silveira> Speaking of 3DO, I got my son playing Army Man. [19:23:40] <Silveira> Men, sorry [19:23:48] <Brell2334> all time fav trek game right there BOTF [19:24:05] <Rich> so much fun! :D [19:24:10] <Silveira> No way, Klingon Academy [19:24:17] <LtCmdr_Richards> BOTF rules [19:24:23] <Silveira> I know I stand alone in this [19:24:27] <LtCmdr_Richards> Worth a lot on ebay as well [19:24:50] <Silveira> Not my cup of tea [19:24:51] <Vie> Klingon Academy was great. [19:25:01] <Rich> a shame we never had a proper dominion war game... dominion wars had some nice ideas but sloppy execution [19:25:11] <Vie> Oh god, the Dominions Wars game. [19:25:14] <LtCmdr_James> Yea... [19:25:16] <Silveira> There was no better starship simulator, which is more my gender [19:25:25] <Hannibal> TRue...that should have been the best ST game ever. [19:25:27] <Brell2334> awful story to go with BOTF I broke the disk by sitting on it [19:25:30] <Rich> honestly felt like botf did a better job with letting you try a trek war scenario [19:25:32] <Vie> I liked that DS9 game in the Quake engine... ..what was it called? [19:25:38] <Rich> Brell, :O [19:25:48] <Silveira> The Fallen Rich? [19:25:49] <Rich> unreal enginer: the fallen [19:25:53] <Vie> The Fallen, yeh [19:25:56] <LtCmdr_Richards> Rich, I thionk the best thing BOTF did was the Borg [19:25:56] <Rich> yeah [19:25:58] <Silveira> Yeah, it was good [19:26:08] <Silveira> I thought it better then the First Elite Force [19:26:10] <Rich> I just wished theyd have ponied up the money for avery brooks [19:26:10] <FltCaptToni> Gotta go everyone... sorry just need to see to the dogs [19:26:14] <Brell2334> yeah the fallen enjoyed that one [19:26:18] <Rich> Bye Toni! [19:26:20] <FltCaptToni> take care all [19:26:28] <Rich> loved the spooky music for that one [19:26:32] <Silveira> Bye Capt. Turner, see you next month [19:26:35] <Brell2334> was hard to get over two main people having the wrong voice though [19:26:52] <Brell2334> take care captain see you at the wedding on trill [19:26:55] <Rich> esp. the captain and one of the PCs! [19:26:56] <Hannibal> Take care CAptain!!!!! [19:26:59] *** Quits: FltCaptToni (FltCaptTon@63-048-590-658.dhcp.spbg.sc.charter.com) (Quit: http://www.kiwiirc.com/ - A hand crafted IRC client) [19:27:13] <LtCmdr_Richards> Reason i loved SFC 3 - Patrick Stewart [19:27:28] *** Joins: Vetri (Vetri@dncu-01-1-98-27.as33443.net) [19:27:29] <LtCmdr_James> Bye Toni! [19:27:33] <LtCmdr_James> Hey Alex! [19:27:36] *** LtCmdr_James sets mode: +o Vetri [19:27:40] <Vie> Eh... ..SFC4 was nice for the ability to change out weapons, but... ...uhg. [19:27:56] <Vie> It just wasn't anywhere near as deep as 2. [19:28:02] <Eerie> Hello ambassdor [19:28:10] <Vetri> Hi folks [19:28:17] <LtCmdr_James> How are you? [19:28:17] <Brell2334> Hey hey Vetri [19:28:20] <Vetri> back again for a little while : [19:28:21] <T_EganMannoKells> Hi, Alex! [19:28:26] <Hannibal> VETRI!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! [19:28:41] <Silveira> Reason I love Klingon Academy besides the gameplay, Christopher Plummer as Chang [19:28:56] <Sal_Wyn> cry havoc... [19:29:05] <Hannibal> Christopher Plmmer makes the game! [19:29:14] <Rich> you can find some clips on youtube [19:29:16] <Lan_Riel> Hi there [19:29:18] <Silveira> Yeah, go Chang [19:29:21] <Vetri> He tends to make whatever it is he's in :P [19:29:26] <Hannibal> ..and let slip the dogs of war...... [19:29:30] <Silveira> Hi Vetri [19:30:51] <Rich> ah Chang [19:31:01] <Rich> remember when we had memorable villains like that? [19:31:19] <Rich> I suppose nuKhan was better than Nero [19:31:29] <Hannibal> Vllains like Chang, Khn.....ahhh...the good old days...... [19:31:30] <T_EganMannoKells> "Hello, Christopher, I'm Nero." [19:31:37] <Rich> haha [19:31:41] <Rich> I did like that [19:31:45] <Rich> Christopher [19:32:02] <Rich> anyway [19:32:09] <T_EganMannoKells> That was his one redeeming moment. Also, I totally didn't buy those guys as Romulans. They were more like ravers in a Borg ship [19:32:13] <T_EganMannoKells> But I digress [19:32:38] <Silveira> I liked the new Khan, but let us not go into that old discussion again [19:32:43] <Hannibal> I think they could have done much better.... [19:32:45] <Sal_Wyn> nuKhan was well acted. [19:32:45] <Rich> its funny about some of the fan rage for Into Darkness cause after I "accepted" the 2009 one [19:32:57] <T_EganMannoKells> @Hannibal, yeah, that's the bottom line for me, I think [19:33:01] <Rich> I was like whatever. Ill go with it for 2013 [19:33:10] <Rich> hehe [19:33:18] <Rich> anyone want Shatner back for 2016? [19:33:21] <Hannibal> This Khan was not as menacing as old Khan.... [19:33:23] <Silveira> No [19:33:24] <LtCmdr_Richards> They are both good films [19:33:30] <Rich> as the rumors are twittering about [19:33:35] <Sal_Wyn> But could the script writers have given the character any LESS motivation? "I hate you, kirk. I have no real reason to hate you... in fact our end goals are pretty much the same, but I hate you... because I'm supposed to hate you. And I'm evil. K?" [19:33:44] <Rich> lol [19:33:53] <LtCmdr_Richards> And If people ever call either worst Trek ever, I just play the Trek V and Spock's brain cards :D [19:33:57] <Liam_Frost> and we're back [19:34:09] <Sal_Wyn> Trek V tried and failed. [19:34:12] <Rich> sorry didnt mean to dredge that up [19:34:21] <Brell2334> ug star trek v [19:34:24] <Silveira> And here we go, V has also some value in it [19:34:26] <Rich> although I am looking forward to 2016 [19:34:36] <Rich> hopefully itll be special [19:34:36] <Sal_Wyn> nuTrek never even tried. They just went the boy-band pop culture route and raked in some cash. [19:34:40] <Silveira> But I always find some good in any Trek [19:34:46] <Rich> 50th anniversary and all [19:34:56] <Hannibal> Unfortunately, cash rules...... [19:35:02] <Sal_Wyn> That said, IMHO the ~actors~ tried very hard in nuTrek and were the redeeming grace. [19:35:05] <Rich> and the one ice thing about redoing khan is we dont ever have to do that again [19:35:07] <Rich> nic [19:35:10] <Rich> nice [19:35:12] <Rich> cant type [19:35:13] <Hannibal> Could they make a Doomsday Machine remake? [19:35:31] <Hannibal> I think they would ruin it..... [19:35:48] <Silveira> I said it before I will say it again, I don't mind losing some quality to keep the francise alive [19:36:00] <Sal_Wyn> It depends. If they had someone at the helm that loved Star Trek and wanted to make something good out of it it could eb done. Other franchises did it [19:36:04] <Rich> I dont think trek will ever die [19:36:06] <T_EganMannoKells> I think you guys will appreciate this: http://fullfrontalfeminist.tumblr.com/post/54922859287/thevoiceofbenedictcumberbatch [19:36:07] <Vie> Doomsday machine would make a good film... [19:36:11] <Vie> If done right [19:36:15] <T_EganMannoKells> "The Shatner" [19:36:19] <Rich> maybe go dormant for some periods [19:36:34] <Rich> and surely if not back in 2009 someone else would have rebooted it eventually [19:36:42] <Hannibal> No doubt VIe it would make a good movie....but..... [19:36:48] <Silveira> I don't think so Rich [19:37:01] <Rich> i mean look at everything else [19:37:09] <Rich> bond, batman [19:37:10] <Vie> Well, that or Ballence of Terror - done Red October style. [19:37:33] <Rich> hell spiderman and hulk both got rebooted within a few years of their last iterations [19:37:35] <Sal_Wyn> Balance of Terror would make an excellent film. [19:37:39] <Hannibal> Now, that would be good...... [19:37:43] <Silveira> Maybe, but it is still far less compared to Star Wars [19:37:51] <Rich> yeah [19:37:56] <Rich> itll be interesting to see [19:37:57] *** Quits: R_Mitchell (R_Mitchell@39-351-376-313.dhcp.ftwo.tx.charter.com) (Quit: http://www.kiwiirc.com/ - A hand crafted IRC client) [19:38:01] <Vetri> My Dad actually cited that episode as a classic example of anti-submarine warfare [19:38:10] <Rich> I suspect JJ Abrahms will take less liberties with episode 7 [19:38:13] <Rich> but who knows [19:38:35] <Hannibal> Your dad was dead on, Veti.... [19:38:43] <Hannibal> @Vetri.... [19:38:47] <LtCmdr_Richards> Abrams is under Lucas thumb [19:38:51] <Silveira> Yeah, that was one great episode [19:38:59] <LtCmdr_Richards> No lebs Flare since Lucas is doing the editing [19:39:05] <LtCmdr_Richards> *Lens [19:39:09] <Vie> Than god [19:39:11] <Vie> thank [19:39:18] <Hannibal> Yeah, that would be an improvemen.... [19:39:22] <Silveira> That is what lacks in Trek, just someone in control [19:39:23] <Hannibal> improvement [19:39:26] <Vie> Or Spank if you prefer the Shatner approach... [19:39:30] <Silveira> Like Lucas does [19:40:17] <Rich> I wonder why Wars always has more pop appeal than Trek. Yesterday there was a star wars reading day at the library [19:40:27] <Rich> apparently a national event [19:40:29] <Hannibal> I feel a mission coming on...... [19:40:35] *** AtimenAway is now known as Atimen [19:40:36] <Rich> I mean they both seeem equally nerdy to me lol [19:40:40] <skyfire> wait, what are we talking about? [19:40:41] <LtCmdr_James> Hey Atimen! [19:40:45] <Silveira> Single control and better publicity [19:40:48] <Atimen> Hi James! [19:40:54] <Atimen> How's it going? [19:40:55] <T_EganMannoKells> io9 published an interesting article re: developing the Trek movie franchise: http://io9.com/how-to-turn-star-trek-into-the-next-marvel-movie-univer-1643498264 [19:40:59] <Silveira> Hi Atiman [19:41:01] <Rich> HEY Atimen! [19:41:12] <Sal_Wyn> That's a good article [19:41:12] <Atimen> Hi Silveira, Rich :) [19:41:14] <Rich> I read that Tony, it is interesting! [19:41:17] <Hannibal> After DS9, ST kinda lost its way... [19:41:18] <Rich> What do you think? [19:41:47] <LtCmdr_Richards> Yeah, unfdortunately the article is trash imho [19:42:02] <LtCmdr_Richards> The reason the Marvel cinematic universe worked is patience [19:42:17] <Rich> im amazed at what they managed to build [19:42:18] <LtCmdr_Richards> It was in development at least 4 cyears before iron Man came out [19:42:34] *** Quits: Eerie (Eerie@i-42-240-59-581.hsd2.ga.comcast.net) (Quit: http://www.kiwiirc.com/ - A hand crafted IRC client) [19:42:43] <Rich> who would have ever thought guardians of the galaxy would be such a hit? [19:42:53] <LtCmdr_Richards> Marvel did [19:43:04] <T_EganMannoKells> @Rich & Richards, yeah ... I honestly didn't care for any of the Marvel movies until about the past year or so [19:43:11] <Rich> i guess thats why they get paid the big bucks and not me lol [19:43:23] <Rich> hahah rich and richards [19:43:27] <Rich> sounds like a lawfirm [19:44:02] <Sal_Wyn> But think of this: Star Trek has the highest volume of fan-produced entertainment of any other media (with the possible exception of deprived teenagers writing Harry Potter or Twilight fanfic) [19:44:19] <Sal_Wyn> The vast majority of PbEMs are Star Trek based. It has several massive fanfiction communities [19:44:25] <Rich> thats cause trek fans are super passionate [19:44:30] <Sal_Wyn> It also have more than a dozen fan funded and fan created shows [19:44:35] <Sal_Wyn> *has) [19:44:45] <T_EganMannoKells> Rich, Rich, and Richards. And @Sal, yeah, I think you're right [19:44:48] <Rich> i mean the idea of conventions started with trek [19:44:58] <Sal_Wyn> so why hasn;t anyone at Paramount tapped into this creativity and actually gotten people who *love Star trek* making new Star Trel? [19:45:15] <Rich> among other firsts too [19:45:21] <Sal_Wyn> Because it was pretty clear that Abrams did not love Star Trek and he didn;t gave a d--- about the franchise. [19:45:24] <Silveira> Because it wasn't profitable [19:45:25] <T_EganMannoKells> And it honestly surprises me that no other scifi has really embraced the core optimism of Trek [19:45:44] <T_EganMannoKells> In fact, everything's gone opposite in the past decade or so. So much grimdark, so much apocalyptic! [19:45:47] <Rich> very true tony [19:45:50] <Hannibal> Most likely because they want to attract a broader base, which means more money... [19:45:52] <Rich> but thats what makes trek special [19:45:56] <Silveira> I still say it lacks one head over all [19:46:15] <Rich> and why I always kind of roll my eye at some fan proposals on how to save trek that basically involve turning it into bsg [19:46:18] <Silveira> Correct me if I am wrong but arent' the rights split between PAramount and CBS? [19:46:23] <Rich> nothing against bsg or firefly or whatever [19:46:24] <LtCmdr_James> I think so? [19:46:31] <Lan_Riel> DS9 and Voyager were already on the darker & edgier side [19:46:31] <Rich> but thats why those shows exist anyway [19:46:46] <Sal_Wyn> Angst sells. Look what it did for the Doctor Who franchise. [19:46:53] <Silveira> Yeah [19:46:54] <T_EganMannoKells> I liked DS9 the best because it showed what had to be for that optimistic paradise to exist [19:46:58] <T_EganMannoKells> It wasn't just a given [19:46:59] <Rich> the movies are paramount [19:47:05] <Rich> the tv shows are cbs [19:47:10] *** Joins: Tatash (Tatash@06t7vvzi.skybroadband.com) [19:47:13] <Hannibal> I loved bsg and firefly, and st. not so much star wars though.... [19:47:14] <LtCmdr_James> Hello! [19:47:17] <Tatash> Allo! [19:47:23] <Silveira> There you have it It isn't in one hand [19:47:23] <Tatash> sorry i'm so late. [19:47:32] <Silveira> HI Tatash [19:47:35] <Sal_Wyn> ohai Tatash [19:47:37] <Lan_Riel> You're not late until it's over [19:47:38] <Hannibal> WElcome aboard!!!!! [19:47:42] <Tatash> Thank you! [19:47:50] <Rich> yeah. me, too, although there were some painful episodes in those first 2 seasons tony ;) [19:47:54] <Brell2334> hey Tatash [19:48:04] <Tatash> allo mate [19:48:19] <Silveira> Yeah, I admit DS9 is also my favorite [19:48:31] <T_EganMannoKells> Oh god, the first two seasons of DS9 were quite painful a lot of the time. But that's when it was trying to be Little TNG on a Station! [19:48:35] <Brell2334> I tend to watch both ds9 and tng from second season on [19:48:38] <LtCmdr_James> TNG for mr [19:48:40] <LtCmdr_James> *me [19:48:56] <Rich> I feel though you cant appreciate ds9 without the context of tng and tos [19:48:57] <Lan_Riel> The characters really did sell it for me [19:49:03] <Brell2334> err starting with third season I mean [19:49:14] <Rich> like I remember showing a friend call to arms for the first time [19:49:26] <Hannibal> The Domnion War set DS9 apart from everything. The writing got beeter, characterizations bloomed...very good work.... [19:49:31] <Rich> and I tried to explain how big a deal that was when it first aired when we saw that ending [19:49:31] <Hannibal> better [19:49:33] <Lan_Riel> (I mean, Quark, Odo, Garak... god, and Dukat) [19:49:34] <Rich> with that fleet [19:49:43] <Rich> wed never seen that many ships before [19:49:49] <Brell2334> loved the serialized aspect of ds9 [19:50:00] <Rich> i remember after that some buddies of mine were like holy sh*t! [19:50:09] <Rich> but not with CGI everywhere its old hat [19:50:15] <Rich> now with cgi' [19:50:22] <skyfire> Sal -- I had an idea for CD's next letter. [19:50:22] <Silveira> I have to go, time for dinner. I might drop by later, but cant promisse [19:50:29] <Rich> Later! [19:50:30] <Sal_Wyn> hmm?? [19:50:45] <Silveira> Bye all [19:50:57] <LtCmdr_James> Bye! [19:50:58] <Rich> its october so probably too late now [19:51:03] <skyfire> basically where he confesses he's been seeking regular counseling and is starting to get a grasp on his gift from Azin. [19:51:04] <Rich> but is there a blockbuster for 2391? [19:51:16] *** Quits: Silveira (Silveira@c26-93-438-879.cpe.netcabo.pt) (Quit: http://www.kiwiirc.com/ - A hand crafted IRC client) [19:51:27] <Sal_Wyn> bye [19:51:28] <Hannibal> Be back in awhile everyone...I think....... [19:51:36] <Sal_Wyn> ahh, cool [19:51:40] <Rich> bye! [19:51:48] *** Quits: Hannibal (HannibalPa@73.183.lii.gup) (Quit: http://www.kiwiirc.com/ - A hand crafted IRC client) [19:51:56] <Vie> Right, I really need to get my head down and write a post soon [19:52:21] <Sal_Wyn> I need to write a post. And write news articles. After I swap the laundry. [19:53:05] <skyfire> and need to respond to letters, before CD writes you off as 'incommunicado' [19:55:11] <T_EganMannoKells> Alright, I'm off, too, to go have lunch and then to other things in the afternoon. Thanks for the chat, all! [19:55:21] <Lan_Riel> Cya [19:55:21] <skyfire> bye, Tony! [19:55:22] <LtCmdr_James> Bye Tony! [19:55:25] <Brell2334> bye [19:55:40] *** Quits: T_EganMannoKells (T_EganMann@jy12-393-8-229.ph.ph.cox.net) (Quit: http://www.kiwiirc.com/ - A hand crafted IRC client) [19:55:44] *** Quits: Aidoann (Aidoann@pk69-636-58-58.ph.ph.cox.net) (Quit: http://www.kiwiirc.com/ - A hand crafted IRC client) [19:56:20] <Sal_Wyn> "I'm sorry, CD that these letters took so long to reply. The great deity that controls my fate was viciously ignoring the ship's computer in favor of traveling and playing some idiotic game called 'quidditch' - This is quite a mystery to me and I think I may be going insane. Love, Sal" [19:56:37] <Rich> I love Dr Sal [19:56:45] <Rich> he is an inspiration [19:56:54] <Rich> -Not Dr. Sal [19:57:17] <Sal_Wyn> heh [19:57:48] <skyfire> Awr...it'll be immortalized in the log, look forward to reading the one you put into the sim. :-) [19:59:11] *** Quits: Vetri (Vetri@dncu-01-1-98-27.as33443.net) (Quit: http://www.kiwiirc.com/ - A hand crafted IRC client) [19:59:52] <Liam_Frost> Well flks, I'm off for thanksgiving dinner [19:59:56] <Sal_Wyn> hokay, 2pm, I should go be productive. bye guys! [20:00:02] <LtCmdr_James> Bye! [20:00:02] <Rich> :D [20:00:06] <Lan_Riel> enjoy [20:00:08] <Rich> yep same here [20:00:13] <Rich> it's been fun all! [20:00:22] <Rich> see ya around! [20:00:22] *** Quits: Sal_Wyn (Sal_Wyn@56-59-192-617.dhcp.stpt.wi.charter.com) (Quit: http://www.kiwiirc.com/ - A hand crafted IRC client) [20:00:33] <Liam_Frost> cheers, guys [20:00:37] *** Liam_Frost is now known as Liam_Frost[AFK] [20:00:46] *** Quits: Rich (Rich@866-414-344-957.lightspeed.nworla.sbcglobal.net) (Quit: http://www.kiwiirc.com/ - A hand crafted IRC client) [20:03:37] <Lan_Riel> Didn't even know it was Thanksgiving...