To think that fun is simple fun, while earnest things are earnest, proves all too plain that neither one thou truthfully discernest.
The Rap version of "Thank God I'm A Country Boy". Wait, no, that brings out the most vomit!
"...some people are moulded by their admiration, others by their hostilities.”
― Elizabeth Bowen, The Death of the Heart
They're like muffin tops, but around your boot tops.
I think most people can tell when it's ESL versus just lazy typing and textspeak. ESLers are generally more polite, for a start.
Speaking for the forum as a whole:
The most annoying thing to happen by far is when a skater skates a good program, but makes some mistakes, and places well. Then nobody notices how good the program was and everybody focuses on the mistakes and the whining begins.
Sale/Pelletier vs. Bereznhnaya/Sikharulidze
Laura Lepisto's medals
Patrick Chan's SC victory
As for what brings most venom in yours truly:
1. Zoueva & Shpilband
2. Any Chinese pairs that aren't Sui/Han
But then, there are people who clearly don't give a toss.
Who don't use capitalisation, punctuation and don't break the text down into paragraphs.
They awake a murderous rage in me.
It's English, motherf*****! (Careful kids, this link contains swearing )
I don't capitalize and spell everything right cuz it's hard when you're typing on an iPod.
I is very carful about crickicising poople's use of luggage in case I stoof up meself.
When you are up to your arse in alligators it is difficult to remember you were only meant to be draining the swamp.
You know you shouldn’t post with your mouth full...
"Nothing in all the world is more dangerous than sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity”– MLK
"Plushenko" is a topic that comes with a package of mixed emotions. "Yu Na" threads have many venom and when they mix with "Mao" it is just unbearable.
On the other hand - there are posters that make those topics just so funny and witty. So even the venomous threads can be fun to read