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Here you will find obscure interesting stories you will not usually find anywhere else. They are either written by the Travelers of Agora Road or cited sources from others across the web.
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Hey y'all, I just read a retrospective of Ruqqus and it got me thinking that it's time to define some forum rules. I usually send the rules in a private message but I decided to expand on it. I...
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All right everyone! This is the thread for E-Zine #4! They date when this will be out is TBD, but if I get alot of submissions in you should expect it to be out sooner. We will have 6 main...
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I can't believe I don't have a recurring update thread. Anyway this thread will be used on what new features are going on with the forum and announcements. Currently I'm trying to work on a...
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Getting Started Home Page Here are the areas that are normally available to you on the opening the homepage of the forum: Menu Bar (Desktop) Menu Bar(Mobile) Quick Navigation (Mobile) First...
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This is the submission thread for the 2nd E-zine! Please use the dropbox linke for submissions and bump the thread with ideas, comments, statements, or just to bump. If you want to submit your...
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As a site gets more popular, hosting cost goes up. So i added a new "moods" feature that will let you display geocities blinkies on your profile. However if you become a donating member on...
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What does Agora Road mean? The name Agora Road is a way to pay tribute to Ross Ulbricht A.K.A The Dread Pirate Roberts, Ross Ulbricht, creator and owner of the Silk Road website. The name Agora...
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After watching 'They Live' recently it has reminded me of how bad things truly are right now. We have forgotten how to connect with one another. Everything has truly become about consumption, and...
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[addendum] If your artwork is considered NSFW, please put a spoiler on them. This is a thread for people who make art. Sprite, sketch, traditional, digital go here! There's probably a few people...
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The Internet has devolved into digital panopticon controlled by commercial and state interests. It's current form resembles that of a content delivery service like cable TV, rather than the tool...
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Make requests and post 88x31s that you make! I figure a generic thread would be better than just the themed ones I've made in the past. For the record, previous threads are here...
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I was scheduled to undergo lung surgery, and I was afraid. It wasn't my first time, but this surgery was significant. They cut my back open to remove the bad piece of lung that had ruptured. I had...
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This kinda came out after watching the 2024 4chan spring babby cup. Where each board on 4chan competed each other in a game of fifa... or whatever game it's called and kinda got my brain going for...
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10 years ago I decided that I was absolutely going to move to Japan someday. Around that time I listened to this album for the first time and I fell in love with it. Two years later I moved to...
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Introduce yourself: here are some prompts: What cancelled sitcom best describes your life? What does Vaporwave mean to you? What subgenres are you most into? How did you find out about...
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I felt like sharing a poem or two after seeing some people's recently. I don't write very much but maybe you'll enjoy, and I know there are lots of people on agora who write and I'd like to read...
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Heya guys. I thought it would be pretty cool if we could document any dreams we wanted to share, maybe peer a bit into the psyches of the road's travellers. I'll start with a short and silly one...
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Show me some weird funny lookin creatures Love how this video starts by foreshadowing just how little this thing is. 3.2 grams? are you kidding me? no way this thing is real the way it fell off...
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Agora quotes you find funny/odd/enlightening/legendary or whatever. I used to take screenshots of some of them, and save them on my phone or computer. Here are a few. I'll add if I find more: By...
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Self Improvement comes in many forms; some people want a more fit body, some people want to read more books or take up fishing, and some people just want to crawl out of mom's basement finally...
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I ended up going full braindead and typing this whole thing out in a thread but it got so out of topic that I decided to do it here: As I look at 2018-2024; there has been something I have...
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This thread is used for submissions of what you want as Agora Gangtags. I'd prefer some cool OC or .png Images with transparent backgrounds but as you know I myself travel across the internet get...
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Which one would you like to get featured here? I personallly want a Y2K one.
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So I made a profile post where I posted a meme that I intended to put in a time capsule for aliens or future generations to marvel at and obviously interpret as an essential part of our current...
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When do y'all think this whole Web 3 nonsense is gonna leave mainstream social media? Especially Elon Musk and his devout followers. Like they don't even add anything to any given discussion or...
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I know @Vitnira showed some interest in this and I've been a bit on the fence about it... but what the Hell, let's have an RP thread. THE STORY SO FAR... You're not too far from Neocity, just a...
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Since he created a side scroller game, did anyone play alex jones video game ?
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Post warped nostalgia from the future. What will people think about life today 20 years from now? What about 1000 years from now? This is 50% grateful posting and 50% dystopian future comedy posting.
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do you hate the antichrist too?
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I doubt you guy will understand, but let's try anyway. Since a few years, I have a strange obsession with "signatures". This probably not the best term to use to describe it to, so here's a...
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Do you guys know any good Internet Radios like Nightwave Plaza or Nightride.FM ?
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It's okay if you have multiple ideal breakfasts, or if your breakfast is unconventional. Breakfast is used here to refer to the first meal you have after getting up. My ideal breakfast is a bowl...
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I got this idea because a funny one came back to my mind recently. We all do silly shit as kids. Sometimes wackier or more serious than others but then as an adult you look back at it and you just...
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as some1 who browses wikipedia a lot and izz heavily leik, involved with the community i thought it would b interesting 2 see some of ur fav like, obscure or esoteric or strange or evnn funny...
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The goal of this thread is to derail it. Try yr hardest muchachos
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Hello all, Being a lover of artistic animation, photography & cinematography, I was going through my archives and came across some long forgotten stills from some animes and GoT I think some of...
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In other online circles that I've been a part of, it's not too uncommon for someone to put together a "family photo" where they draw everyone in an online group doing something that coincides with...
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Alright friends, it's time for a community project, since we have a lot of talent here and haven't done one of these in a while (or maybe ever). Continuing on from the "Current thing meme analysis...
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How could someone not make it yet?
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I've been reading Hannah Arendt's 1951 book "The Origins of Totalitarianism", and though an immense amount of discussion and debate can be had on it, the insight that really struck me the most is...
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As I and LostintheCycle pointed out in the Why is Microsoft trying to shoehorn us into Windows 11? thread, there has been a vibe shift on Agora Road. It is not uncommon for threads to devolve into...
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There is a lot of historical revisionism happening in the modern day. I see it so often that I could offer countless examples; for example, I recently heard the claim that Albert Einstein's wife...
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Well, this is the last full day that I'll be spending at the campus library to finish my projects, and the one I have left shouldn't really take that much time or effort... So let's give me a...
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As I look at 2018-2024; there has been something I have noticed, a huge change in the culture from 2015 to 2018, and a subsequent big change from 2020 on due to the technological revolution caused...
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I want any of your bakes, pretty ones, failures. BAKE BAKE BAKE. I myself haven't baked in years till yesterday... so lets kick off this cozy thread on the spookiest night of the year. happy...
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Inspired by the personal web thread i figured I'd make one on start pages, it's on the web and what's more personal then the page you see as soon as you open your browser? Stop sharing your data...
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Has anyone ran into the zoomers with zero tech skills ? It is at a sad level
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simple thread, post pics that go hard. a pic that goes hard can be anything, usually they are not memes but rather just very powerful feeling images
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suppose that it fizzled out while still being a localized outbreak in china and the world is hardly aware of it. how would the year's remainder and subsequent decade go? i think the climate...
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Post the very last movie you saw and what did you think about it. Mines was Lord of War with Nicholas Cage. It's pretty good, a very underrated movie. And the cool thing about is that it's based...
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