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    CHIVE

    I can't be the only one who thinks that the Chive thing and website is stupid. Am I missing the point here, It looks like a bunch of bro humor and frat boy antics? Feel free to correct me I dont mind being proven wrong.


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    Re: CHIVE

    I could post a lot of reasons but they would get me banned so I will just say mind the gap and carry on



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    Re: CHIVE

    I dont get it, its a gathering of photos found from around the internet. So ok, that whatever, but then you have all these people w t shirts saying Kcco and whatever and talking about how cool it is. What am i missing. Hey bros lets have a meet up of chivers! Ya kickass, we can meet other dudes that like to look at funny pictures too! Awesome.



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    Re: CHIVE

    I'm not/wasn't a frat boy, and don't consider myself a "bro", but I still think a lot of the content there is hilarious. Not to mention oodles & oodles of hot, scantily clad women...



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    Re: CHIVE

    One thing that always catches my eye...FLBP.



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    Re: CHIVE

    Quote Originally Posted by Ry4Cy View Post
    I could post a lot of reasons but they would get me banned so I will just say mind the gap and carry on
    Ya dude! Mind the gap! Dont you love our language that only us badass chivers know! That way those nerds dont know were talking about looking at pictures of fully clothed chicks and touching ourselves. Were so hip. Cant wait to get my sweet bill murray shirt in the mail! Carry on! Yaaaaasa



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    Re: CHIVE

    Quote Originally Posted by bringmagicback View Post
    Ya dude! Mind the gap! Dont you love our language that only us badass chivers know! That way those nerds dont know were talking about looking at pictures of fully clothed chicks and touching ourselves. Were so hip. Cant wait to get my sweet bill murray shirt in the mail! Carry on! Yaaaaasa
    Whoa.



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    Re: CHIVE

    To each their own dudes. If you don't like it, don't go there? No reason to have an internet standoff about it.


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    Re: CHIVE

    I have a feeling the coolness of Chive is nearing an end (not that I'm wishing this). When not many people knew about this site it was "cool" to be a part of. Now it seems you can't go anywhere without seeing a t-shirt, hat, bumper sticker, etc with "Stay Calm...". Our culture will soon turn on this and it will by My Spaced.



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    Re: CHIVE

    Quote Originally Posted by bringmagicback View Post
    I dont get it, its a gathering of photos found from around the internet. So ok, that whatever, but then you have all these people w t shirts saying Kcco and whatever and talking about how cool it is. What am i missing. Hey bros lets have a meet up of chivers! Ya kickass, we can meet other dudes that like to look at funny pictures too! Awesome.
    A) A lot of the pictures are user submissions

    B) As far as the t-shirts & meet ups go, I think they're meant to bring together people with similar interests/senses of humor.

    Different (obviously), but somewhat similar to an ISU recruiting party. We all wear ISU shirts & get together to talk about a common interest.

    I'm not saying it's some elaborate exclusive club or anything. Still, I won't sit here & mock you for having a different sense of humor than me.



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    Re: CHIVE

    Quote Originally Posted by cyhiphopp View Post
    To each their own dudes. If you don't like it, don't go there? No reason to have an internet standoff about it.
    I don't go there, Im more a Cracked.com dude. among other stuff for my humor. And If I need to see hot chicks I go find porn haha Cheers, go Clones


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    Re: CHIVE

    in this thread, angry people, upset about Internet content that is optional for viewing



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    Re: CHIVE

    This is about the only funny video I can find:

    http://thechive.com/2012/11/01/when-...obref=obinsite


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    Re: CHIVE

    Quote Originally Posted by bringmagicback View Post
    Ya dude! Mind the gap! Dont you love our language that only us badass chivers know! That way those nerds dont know were talking about looking at pictures of fully clothed chicks and touching ourselves. Were so hip. Cant wait to get my sweet bill murray shirt in the mail! Carry on! Yaaaaasa
    Yea I mean what type of website has a group of people that have some sort of their own member's language, wear similar clothes, and enjoy the same type of things... oh wait.



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    Re: CHIVE

    Quote Originally Posted by SC Cy View Post
    I have a feeling the coolness of Chive is nearing an end (not that I'm wishing this). When not many people knew about this site it was "cool" to be a part of. Now it seems you can't go anywhere without seeing a t-shirt, hat, bumper sticker, etc with "Stay Calm...". Our culture will soon turn on this and it will by My Spaced.
    Yeah, kind of like me and Cyclone football in the early 90s.



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