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Welcome to Apollo! Nothing works...
Sat Dec 24, 2011 3:30 pm
hey i love the new design, but i have one question,where are all the contests? iv been working all week on one due December 25 and know i cant find it?
Sat Dec 24, 2011 3:35 pm
: Read the title: "Nothing works." You'll just have to wait.
I definitely think the new look has potential. Not gonna say I love it, just because it's so empty-like right now, but I'm excited for the final product. Thanks, Nate! =)
"You laugh at me because I'm different. I laugh at you because you're all the same."
Sat Dec 24, 2011 4:07 pm
It's clean and minimal. I like that.
If you're open to aesthetic alterations (not bug fixes), I would like to recommend changing the "Full Editor" button to read something like "Full Reply", etc.. It's also a bit strange to open a poem/literary work and see "[So and So] says..." up at the top, followed by the piece. I like this effect in the cascading comments, but not so much in the actual body of a literary work.
I know you're busy with more important things, and that this is probably not the place. A neat, throwback look anyway.
"I am beginning to despair
and can see only two choices:
either go crazy or turn holy."
, Adélia Prado
Sat Dec 24, 2011 4:10 pm
That's good to know! I got a little scared there :O
Looks like it will happen pretty quickly too. Nice new look.
"If you ever have a problem don't say 'Hey God I have a big problem.' Rather 'Hey Problem... I have a big God and it's all going to be okay."
Sat Dec 24, 2011 4:43 pm
Nate. This totally reminds me of the notebook theme. How can I not approve?
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I <3 Rydia
Sat Dec 24, 2011 4:49 pm
Ha, ha, it looks like Tumblr now. It's nice and simplistic.
Check these out please!
Will review for food thread
Sat Dec 24, 2011 5:00 pm
Haha Am I the only one who had a mini heart attack before checking the forums? Or is everyone just smarter than me and went to the forums first? XD
None the less, I love the new design!
If there's a 50/50 chance of getting something
go for it anyway because there is also a 50/50 chance of getting it
I became insane, with long intervals of horrible sanity.
~Edgar Allen Poe
Sat Dec 24, 2011 5:02 pm
Sounds great! Although I will miss posting a merry christmas blog!
My Literary and Arts Blog
"I think I'd miss you even if we'd never met." -The Wedding Date
Sat Dec 24, 2011 5:39 pm
Looks awesome, Nate! I was so excited to see it! Oh, this makes a lovely Christmas present. Thank you, Nate! Can't wait to see it when you're finally done with the revamping. And I'm looking forward to it! *goes to stalk the SB forum*
"I bow to
, my one and only master."
"No one screws Yamcha but life!" - Bulma, DBZ Abridged.
Sat Dec 24, 2011 5:52 pm
I love the new website design! I can't wait to see what else you do with it, Nate. It's strange how much I got used to this website in the two months (only two months) I've been here - now I feel new all over again!
Still, I really like it. Modern and nicely laid out and ... blue!
Sat Dec 24, 2011 5:57 pm
Great job, Nate. 8D Everything looks fantastic, and it'll only get better from here!
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Sat Dec 24, 2011 6:25 pm
Psh, I'm not drinking tea. I am drinking hot cocoa with marshmallows!
Don't work too hard!
Ubi caritas est vera, Deus ibi est.
"The mark of your ignorance is the depth of your belief in injustice and tragedy. What the caterpillar calls the end of the world, the Master calls the butterfly." ~ Richard Bach
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Sat Dec 24, 2011 6:28 pm
The site looks so bare and clean! I like it, and I can't wait to see what else you've got up your sleeves.
Thanks for all of the hard work you've done, Nate. Now take a break and enjoy Christmas!
There are two kinds of folks who sit around thinking about how to kill people:
psychopaths and mystery writers.
I'm the kind that pays better.
Sat Dec 24, 2011 7:24 pm
It looks great. But I'm glad I'm going away, because I feel myself going into denial as I type...
Also, I just realized that my signature is now out of date.
Give a man a fish, he'll eat for a day. Teach a man to fish, he'll eat for a lifetime. Talk to a hungry man about fish, and you're a psychologist.
Sat Dec 24, 2011 7:27 pm
I remember when the site first changed from its original layout and I was all like 8D.
This change, though, is so awesome, it deserves a mustache.
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