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Sure he can. He just has to be an incorrigble flirt. Strange Package would probably be the first male Siren, but he doesn't discuss WOT.
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Uh.... Dav is already the Fetcher. I can't go around giving equality to our servants now, can I? *weg*
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I'm beginning to think the entirity of Theoryland is a bit like Eyes Wide Shut! Or at least the Darkfriend scene at the start of tGH!!!

Also Gilshalos, when my wife pronounces your name(she's reading over my shoulder and is french) it sounds wonderfully sibilant....she just hit me!!!
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I'm beginning to think the entirity of Theoryland is a bit like Eyes Wide Shut! Or at least the Darkfriend scene at the start of tGH!!!

Also Gilshalos, when my wife pronounces your name(she's reading over my shoulder and is french) it sounds wonderfully sibilant....she just hit me!!!
I've never seen Eyes Wide Shut so I have no clue what you're talking about.

Is she French or French-Canadian?
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Consider yourself officially welcomed to Theoryland INDY!! (Yes I know... very late! I'M SORRY!!!)As I'm sure you've noticed, we have a pretty decent community of WoT fanatics over here. One of the ways that we keep it all friendly is a short list of courtesies we ask people to follow and, once in a while, actually do get followed. Imagine that! Insane people following some sort of order!


1) Don't flood the board with multiple THREADS all at once.
Allow us the time to absorb, evaluate, and discuss, OR LAUGH at one or two ideas, OR JOKES at a time. Some of us like to do a little research before responding and that can take a little time. Of course, we also have those others who are just a bit slow. Read that as "just can't handle more than one thought in their heads at once" or "dial-up modem". Your choice. I'd suggest "have a real life", but not likely. Does anyone still have dial up? Wow...it's getting hard to give the slow people an excuse

Addendum to 1) Try to stay on topic.
Going off on tangents can be super fun and is something we are all guilty of your's truly included but try and keep threads on topic unless, 1) the thread is dead or 2) the thread naturally moves over to another topic. This rule is much more lax for joke threads, pop culture threads...etc.

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A lot of people have been around Theoryland for a long time. Being a Youngling means you're new around here. We do understand that you may have been reading WoT forever, but if you're gonna pick a fight regarding a WoT theory with someone who's an Elder, Ancient or Hero, understand that they've been around for a while now, and probably have posting friends. And Tamyrlin is Lord of the Board for a reason: this whole place is his brainchild. Keep that in mind. They also have posting enemies.... a good little bit of information to tuck away.

Addendum to 4: This is an international community.
In regards to the Non-WoT discussion groups, please respect the opinions of people from nations and cultures other than your own, even if you disagree with them or the policies of their leaders and politicians. Try to remember that not everyone here has the same outlook or life experience that you might. If you want to send a letter or e-mail to anyone in particular to indicate any specific moral, educational, intellectual, or genetic deficiencies they may have, feel free. Just please don't do it here.

Addendum 1 to Addendum 4: We don't all agree about the issues regarding the military action in Iraq. Post about this issue at your own risk. Things seem to be under control now. Though, there have been some flare-ups….be careful. We have had our own TLers over there, back home safe and sound, hope it stays that way. (I can't wait to be able to delete this Addendum.)

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Is she French or French-Canadian?
Bonjour, madame.

She's actual french. Bonjour!
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Awesome! I studied French for 12 years and minored in it in college. It's since leaked out my ears.

Should have studied Spanish, at least I'd have been able to use it in Texas.
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French, Spanish, them's all southern languages.
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They all speak incomprehensible languages, so it seems a reasonable assumption to conclude that they'll all understand each other without any problems.
That's also the case in Scandinavia, which is to the north, after all.
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