Electronic Book [Reference] Burning

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Electronic Book [Reference] Burning

Postby JHostler » February 5th, 2018, 8:51 pm

What to make of this? The mere mention of a certain new relatively low-profile magic book (yes, mine) results in an immediate post purge over at the Green Diner. While the rejection feels strangely validating, the sheer efficiency of these deletions is downright eerie. It's like they've got a guy assigned to follow my keystrokes. Yet I haven't been banned [yet]; just any/all references to the bloody book. Of course, there's a reason someone over there might not take kindly to the thing... but good grief. To each his/her own bubble, I suppose...
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Re: Electronic Book Burning

Postby Jonathan Townsend » February 5th, 2018, 8:59 pm

Yet they don't seem too quick to delete posts by "The Magical Horse *****r"... today at least...

stranger things happen?
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Re: Electronic Book [Reference] Burning

Postby Richard Kaufman » February 5th, 2018, 9:40 pm

I'm trying awfully hard to figure out what a "Magical Horse****" is!
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Re: Electronic Book [Reference] Burning

Postby JHostler » February 5th, 2018, 9:42 pm

Just went over and looked. It's exactly what you think it is!
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Re: Electronic Book [Reference] Burning

Postby Jonathan Townsend » February 5th, 2018, 10:03 pm

The ad copy for your book was a fun read - I placed an order.
Looking forward to reading your approach to spelling names.
And ... making a card invisible on one side. :) :D
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Re: Electronic Book [Reference] Burning

Postby JHostler » February 7th, 2018, 10:47 pm

This is almost comical. I'm getting my time and money's worth just messing with the Cafe. Latest post (in its entirety): "...posts regarding the new Firkin book of magic (at http://www.absurdulous.com) have disappeared twice without explanation. Nevertheless..."

Let's see how quickly they take it down. Mark... 9:47pm CST. (Such a child... I know...)
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Re: Electronic Book [Reference] Burning

Postby JHostler » February 8th, 2018, 6:35 am

...and it's gone.
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