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On current (and future) events

Day 1,989, 07:06 by Henry Pfeiffer Arundel

So, I've been reading the media lately...the non-campaign media...and, well,



So, I'm writing. I give you all a gift of words. Sure, it isn't as intimate as


the air from my lungs

but, I have peeked into the future a bit. Things aren't as grim as some would try to convince you. Be warned, this article contains



I've been looking around at some of the newer/less well known/whatever you want to call them players, and it's basically this:



Cause we have the talent, they just aren't being encouraged, so I'm going to do that now...which is totally not me, I don't really seek out people to give advice to and whatnot. BUT I've made the mistake of putting my faith in lazy old players before, and even though I'm the one who dragged Josh back thinking it might be beneficial...I realize now that it was a mistake. We don't need people who don't care, or who are just doing something to fill time until we bore them. We need people who are having fun, and who make their own fun...because that sort of play is infectious. I make my own fun, but I have trouble spreading it.

These are some of those people:

Derphoof - Enormous potential, check out his paper. Dude could do stuff, just needs to decide to make the leap from commentary to active leadership.

Duncan Crowe - Just because he'll be President soon that doesn't mean he shouldn't have a spot here. He'll have had his time before school starts back up after the summer.

saraht0ga - If someone can convince Sarah to make the leap from small party work to bigger things, she'd be a great asset in a cabinet, and could easily be a contender for the Presidency one day. She enjoys media and radio, and is always fun on IRC. The talent is there, just have to light the spark.


gif interlude

Othere - It's obvious to anyone paying attention that Othere will be President if he wants to. His work in Interior and with the USWP show his abilities. He's chatty on IRC if you want to get to know him better...which I highly suggest.

crimsonninja - He returned semi-recently after a small break (and a name change). Definitely has a skillset worth using, even if he's less active than he was a few months ago. If you know him, message him and tell him to get a bit more active. Would like to see him writing again, maybe learning the ropes in State.

The Mike - No, he's not just on the list because he loves ponies and is in UM, but it didn't hurt. He wiped his paper to start fresh, but I suggest you read his (very long) article. If he keeps his activity up, he's one to keep an eye on.


What some of you are thinking while you read this

Mercurius100 - This is more of a personal/vanity choice. I doubt Merc ever makes the leap from party and MU work to government work in any substantive role...he likes what he likes...but he is still very much worth a mention. He's dedicated, and will figure out how to do what needs doing, even if it isn't incredibly obvious how to get it done at the time.

As a tip to these guys, you're allowed to just make it up.


it can work, I promise

Most of my best ideas were just things that popped into my head.


Had this conversation before

So, to the people listed...and any other new person interested in getting started with Congress or a cabinet job, or whatever...talk to your party leaders, message the President, feel free to message me.

All I ask is that, when you're ready,



So, if you made it through this entire thing, as a reward...I give you River Song.



As always, I remain,

Yours,

~Pfeiffer

 

Comments

Henry Pfeiffer Arundel
Henry Pfeiffer Arundel Day 1,989, 07:07

You will be upgraded.

GhostStrayDog Day 1,990, 08:57

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fingerguns
fingerguns Day 1,989, 07:13

Welcome to the game, Pfeiffer.

Took you long enough.

fingerguns
fingerguns Day 1,989, 07:15

Also, I love it when people just start getting into Dr Who and fall so deeply in love that they overuse references. Warms my hearts.

Henry Pfeiffer Arundel
Henry Pfeiffer Arundel Day 1,989, 07:18

>just start

restarting, thanks to my dad deciding not to be a snob about the new ones and having someone to talk to about it.

I am new to the online community though, loving the rage over the 50th.

Mary Chan
Mary Chan Day 1,989, 07:38

I'm still working on the 1960s Doctor Who, finishing up the first Doctor. I'll catch up to the 11th Doctor in a couple years or so...

The Original Hawkie
The Original Hawkie Day 1,989, 08:00

It's funny... because I feel the exact same way... except it's about people who started watching when the 9th started.

The Original Hawkie
The Original Hawkie Day 1,989, 08:00

Not that I'm going to get uppity about a tv show: Everyone should get to enjoy.

Josh Frost
Josh Frost Day 1,989, 07:14

We also don't need people who make up imaginary phone conversations when they don't get their way Pfeiffer.

PigInZen
PigInZen Day 1,989, 13:50

oh snap

avrukh
avrukh Day 1,989, 07:16

avrukh was here

Mr Woldy
Mr Woldy Day 1,989, 07:20

needs more Paul McGann

Gnilraps
Gnilraps Day 1,989, 07:27

How is it that you write such a wonderful article like this and everyone who reads it still somehow manages to hate you when they're done.

Israel Stevens
Israel Stevens Day 1,989, 07:41

Good stuff in here.

Othere has been in Beast Mode since being named Secretary of Interior.

Othere
Othere Day 1,990, 01:40

But President? niggaplease.jpg

Tyrannocopters
Tyrannocopters Day 1,990, 02:16

DOIT

Israel Stevens
Israel Stevens Day 1,990, 13:22

You'll be PotUS long before your avatar is.

George Armstrong Custer
George Armstrong Custer Day 1,989, 07:41

who are you and what have you done with the real Pfeiffer?!

Henry Pfeiffer Arundel
Henry Pfeiffer Arundel Day 1,989, 07:45

Still me, just tired of the bitching. Normally I would just talk to these people privately when I see them...but if people are going to be giving public handjobs to people in their papers, might as well give them to people who deserve them.

fingerguns
fingerguns Day 1,989, 07:50

lol that response was incredibly revealing.

Derphoof
Derphoof Day 1,989, 07:58

GET OUT OF MY PANTS!

George S. Patton Jr
George S. Patton Jr Day 1,989, 07:46

Crimsoninja is the only one I disagree with.

Henry Pfeiffer Arundel
Henry Pfeiffer Arundel Day 1,989, 07:50

He was good before he poofed. He wasn't on my first draft, but I decided to give him a chance anyway based on how persistent he was when he first came back.

Alexander Radsoc Goebbels
Alexander Radsoc Goebbels Day 1,989, 07:50

Strength and Honour

Dave Brinkman
Dave Brinkman Day 1,989, 07:50

Bunch of crap imo

jaywalker71
jaywalker71 Day 1,989, 07:51

Excellent gifs. Could have left all the text out.

DonH0mer
DonH0mer Day 1,989, 07:54

Your article is bad

and you should feel bad!

The Original Hawkie
The Original Hawkie Day 1,989, 08:01

Nice counterbalance to Frost's article. Thumbs up.

Arrden
Arrden Day 1,989, 08:04

Pfeiffer writing an article praising people? giving them words of encouragement? Getting bored huh?

Arrden Day 1,989, 08:04

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Mr. A. Smith Day 1,989, 08:11

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Henry Pfeiffer Arundel
Henry Pfeiffer Arundel Day 1,989, 08:12

This is in response to people's response to Josh's article. His actual article was boring, and didn't warrant a response.

ArchAngel 70
ArchAngel 70 Day 1,989, 08:13

"He"? Othere is male? Shit

Othere
Othere Day 1,990, 01:38

Does this mean you're withdrawing your proposal?

ArchAngel 70
ArchAngel 70 Day 1,990, 02:33

Yes... sorry, mate... I like girls

Artela
Artela Day 1,991, 01:33

LOL

Mr. A. Smith Day 1,989, 08:16

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Animis
Animis Day 1,989, 08:17

All I can thing is that someone just learned a new embedding trick and just HAD to show it off?

Mr. A. Smith
Mr. A. Smith Day 1,989, 08:20

But we did learn three names of pretenders to the throne.

Henry Pfeiffer Arundel
Henry Pfeiffer Arundel Day 1,989, 08:34

still just [img], same as always.[/img]

Cubby
Cubby Day 1,989, 08:58

You too can be this cool. http://truegif.com/creator

Instant Animated Gif Meme

Funky 24
Funky 24 Day 1,989, 08:51

Indeed.

KOSOVA ArlinDx
KOSOVA ArlinDx Day 1,989, 09:18

my eyes.... hurting

Henry Pfeiffer Arundel
Henry Pfeiffer Arundel Day 1,989, 09:41

Never stare directly into the Time Vortex.

The Mike
The Mike Day 1,989, 10:24

Subscribed to all of them.. then saw myself there too.. really nice surprise; cheers (:

Henry Pfeiffer Arundel
Henry Pfeiffer Arundel Day 1,989, 10:36

You earned your spot, now get back to work!

Ronald Gipper Reagan
Ronald Gipper Reagan Day 1,989, 10:39

Most active "retirement" ever fluffy

Thedillpickl
Thedillpickl Day 1,989, 15:31

Hardee freakin' har har...
How many times have you stepped down, retired, moved on, quit, etc.?

I am slow to judge but on this I cal hypocrite.

rainy sunday Day 1,989, 12:01

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