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Post Post #1725  (ISO)  » Sat Jan 11, 2020 7:55 pm

To be honest, I don't get it either. I'd love an explanation.
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Post Post #1726  (ISO)  » Sat Jan 11, 2020 9:18 pm

Pops is especially good at jury management. She’s not always the best Town player, she’s not always the best scum player, but in a lot of the games I’ve played with her recently, she is hands down one of the most likeable, least suspicious players in the game regardless of her alignment. She’s brilliant at managing the conversation to benefit herself and her reads while not rubbing anyone the wrong way.

I admit, the silver tongue motif is low impact, but as I think about it more, it works for her.
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Post Post #1727  (ISO)  » Mon Jan 13, 2020 4:23 pm

it just seems kinda boring
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Post Post #1728  (ISO)  » Mon Jan 13, 2020 6:23 pm

In post 1726, Pine wrote:Pops is especially good at jury management.

she hasn't even played a game let alone made ftc???
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Post Post #1729  (ISO)  » Mon Jan 13, 2020 7:17 pm

“Jury management” isn’t just a Survivor term, though that did popularize it. In a Mafia game, everyone is effectively the jury at all times.
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And I saw, and behold a white horse: and he that sat on him had a bow; and a crown was given unto him: and he went forth conquering, and to conquer.

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Post Post #1730  (ISO)  » Mon Jan 13, 2020 7:24 pm

theres no jury in mafia thats dumb
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Post Post #1731  (ISO)  » Tue Jan 14, 2020 6:53 am

I'm sorry but I don't think the title works.
Maybe I can think of something which would at a later time or more likely we, as in, someone in the community will, but for now I'm not going forward with it.
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Post Post #1732  (ISO)  » Sat Jan 18, 2020 10:20 pm

Madam Speaker?

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Post Post #1733  (ISO)  » Sat Jan 18, 2020 11:05 pm

Eh. I don't think calling pops a politician is particularly complimentary and it's a title that could age incredibly poorly.
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Post Post #1734  (ISO)  » Sat Jan 18, 2020 11:08 pm

But she's boss. I was wondering how the gendered term would play out and thought

Ammad Speaker could replace.

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Post Post #1735  (ISO)  » Sat Jan 18, 2020 11:09 pm

Silver tongue just feels too cliche.

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Post Post #1736  (ISO)  » Sat Jan 18, 2020 11:16 pm

Loquarius? Blend of loquacious and Aquarius.

Loquacious means talks a lot. (Word smiths talk a lot right?)
Aquarius because of the personality traits

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Post Post #1737  (ISO)  » Sat Jan 18, 2020 11:21 pm

Yeah, but even assuming her beliefs align perfectly with the current speaker, which is not something I care to investigate, AND pops is pro politicians in general, what happens if the next Speaker is an entirely different person?

I just personally feel that any title tied to a real life position for which the connotations could (and frequently do) rapidly swing around is at best risky. People who feel like Pelosi is a favorable comparison would not necessarily feel the same about Gingrich, for example.

PEdit: I kinda like that one, tbh.
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Post Post #1738  (ISO)  » Sun Jan 19, 2020 12:24 am

Nah. Let's wait until something more organic comes along.
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And I saw, and behold a white horse: and he that sat on him had a bow; and a crown was given unto him: and he went forth conquering, and to conquer.

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Post Post #1739  (ISO)  » Sun Jan 19, 2020 12:32 am

In post 1738, Pine wrote:Nah. Let's wait until something more organic comes along.


Diplomatically Beautiful

I think “beautiful” is Pops’ favourite word.

Thing with Nancy is we just need to tread carefully because if you slip up around her as scum she notices and will tear your spine out and slap you to death with it.

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Post Post #1740  (ISO)  » Sun Jan 19, 2020 1:44 am

Aggressively beautiful :lol:

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Post Post #1741  (ISO)  » Sun Jan 19, 2020 1:50 am

Nom Popsofctown for "Elegance"

thats I think fits her
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Post Post #1742  (ISO)  » Sun Jan 19, 2020 2:35 pm

In post 1737, Jingle wrote:Yeah, but even assuming her beliefs align perfectly with the current speaker, which is not something I care to investigate, AND pops is pro politicians in general, what happens if the next Speaker is an entirely different person?

I just personally feel that any title tied to a real life position for which the connotations could (and frequently do) rapidly swing around is at best risky. People who feel like Pelosi is a favorable comparison would not necessarily feel the same about Gingrich, for example.

PEdit: I kinda like that one, tbh.

maybe compare her with palpatine or some other well-known "political figure" instead
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Post Post #1743  (ISO)  » Mon Jan 20, 2020 11:09 pm

Still haven't seen anything convincing about pops titles yet.
Not going to shut them down obv, but this hasn't seemed very productive to me thusfar.
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Post Post #1744  (ISO)  » Tue Jan 21, 2020 12:39 pm

Enchantress?

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Post Post #1745  (ISO)  » Tue Jan 21, 2020 3:46 pm

In post 1740, CheekyTeeky wrote:Aggressively beautiful :lol:

I like this turn of phrase a lot. :giggle:

Not sure I've been sold on a pops title yet just felt this needed a call-out
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Post Post #1746  (ISO)  » Thu Jan 23, 2020 12:11 am

In post 1745, the worst wrote:
In post 1740, CheekyTeeky wrote:Aggressively beautiful :lol:

I like this turn of phrase a lot. :giggle:

Not sure I've been sold on a pops title yet just felt this needed a call-out


Persuasively Beautiful. I really wouldn’t describe Pops as “agressive” but yeah amusing, none the less.

Thing with Nancy is we just need to tread carefully because if you slip up around her as scum she notices and will tear your spine out and slap you to death with it.

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Post Post #1747  (ISO)  » Thu Jan 23, 2020 12:12 am

In post 1744, Hectic wrote:Enchantress?


Bewitching? :P

Thing with Nancy is we just need to tread carefully because if you slip up around her as scum she notices and will tear your spine out and slap you to death with it.

(I'm slightly scared of Nancy)
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