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Now these are fetuses... [Oct. 17th, 2003|07:54 pm]
Kurt Onstad
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Take actual 10-12 year olds from today, and plop them down in front of the games we played when we were 10-12 (okay, younger in some cases...), and watch what they say.

"There are no power-ups in Pong."
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[User Picture]From: shironiku
2003-10-17 08:21 pm (UTC)
Pretty damn funny, but I think EGM embellished a lot of what those kids said. I mean, come on--I know people twice their age who aren't as insightful. Precocious is one thing, but....
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[User Picture]From: cyberpilate
2003-10-17 09:05 pm (UTC)

Sorry, Charlie....

Nope. Kids *are* really this stupid. Especially in groups.
Trust me. I sell Yu-Gi-Oh for a living.
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[User Picture]From: shironiku
2003-10-17 09:10 pm (UTC)

Re: Sorry, Charlie....

I know kids are stupid. My observation was that the kids in this article seemed quite the opposite. I'm not sure why you thought "insightful" meant "stupid." Maybe you've been spending too much time around those Yu-Gi-Oh kids.... :P
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[User Picture]From: ka0
2003-10-18 03:55 am (UTC)
I'm so interested in figuring out what your logo pic is Kurt...
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[User Picture]From: speedball
2003-10-18 01:35 pm (UTC)
Why, that's Choo-Choo Bear, arguably the most popular character from Something Positive, one of my favorite online comics. It's probably the most bitter, cynical collection of characters ever to call each other friends...Go check it out.
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