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Author Topic: Things that made you sad today thread.  (Read 7044725 times)

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Re: Things that made you sad today thread.
« Reply #120435 on: December 09, 2021, 07:42:07 am »

hello insomnia, my old friend

I see you're here to fuck with me again
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Re: Things that made you sad today thread.
« Reply #120436 on: December 09, 2021, 10:14:49 pm »

Just as I get to kinda liking the Live-Action Cowboy Bebop, they announced no Season Two.  :'(

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« Reply #120437 on: December 10, 2021, 01:06:03 pm »

just when they cast someone for my favorite character from the original show >:(
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« Reply #120438 on: December 10, 2021, 06:03:53 pm »

Just as I get to kinda liking the Live-Action Cowboy Bebop, they announced no Season Two.  :'(

I haven't watched it, but I heard it was a horribly cringey trainwreck. What is it you were liking about it?
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« Reply #120439 on: December 10, 2021, 06:59:24 pm »

Society really must be changing if that is what is now considered a "cringeworthy trainwreck." I mean it wasn't the best thing I've ever seen, but I don't think I'd call it a trainwreck.

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« Reply #120440 on: December 10, 2021, 07:26:36 pm »

Again, I haven't watched it, but the reactions I've seen were highly negative and critical of the changes to the story and the casting decisions.
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« Reply #120441 on: December 10, 2021, 08:24:40 pm »

which is mildly interesting, what little chatter I've seen has praised the casting and basically nothing else, heh
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« Reply #120442 on: December 11, 2021, 12:03:19 am »

just when they cast someone for my favorite character from the original show >:(

Indeed, and they got like a minute of screen time in season One-and-Only.  For some reason, I thought that particular casting was perfect, in comparison to all the other castings which were a bit off.

which is mildly interesting, what little chatter I've seen has praised the casting and basically nothing else, heh
Really?  The casting was the most cringe-worthy part, except the final crew member of the anime.

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Re: Things that made you sad today thread.
« Reply #120443 on: December 12, 2021, 06:02:00 am »

Just as I get to kinda liking the Live-Action Cowboy Bebop, they announced no Season Two.  :'(
They made an announcement about season 2 allright:
"‘Cowboy Bebop’ Canceled by Netflix After One Season"
https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/tv/tv-news/cowboy-bebop-canceled-netflix-1235060256/
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« Reply #120444 on: December 13, 2021, 07:09:29 am »

The person in my life I considered my best, closest friend is on day 10 of just plain ignoring me. I wouldn't be so hurt if they even tried to explain it.

I can understand being busy and not really being able to have a conversation. But I've been baring my soul to them for 10 days straight about the worst time in my life, and not a single reply in all that time, not even a "sorry, maybe later." This person I completely trusted with everything, that I thought completely understood me, that I came to first with everything, even a dumb joke or meme... Just as gone from my life as my classmates in kindergarten in a different state over 20 years ago.

I was so optimistic about cell phones, the Internet, social media. With so many ways to talk to other people, hurt feelings and misunderstandings should be easier to clear up than ever, right? No, people just find new and inventive ways to shun and shame each other. I didn't believe "ghosting" was a real thing, that sounded like some dumbass Here's what the kids are saying! article in a mom magazine at the checkout in the early 2000s, and now it's happening to me left and right. Users on this very forum have provided more comfort, understanding, and listening than any number of people I've considered my real life ride-or-die best friends.

I feel like I'm going insane.
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« Reply #120445 on: December 13, 2021, 07:33:29 am »

My response to such thing would not be 'oh my god I am being ignored', but instead 'oh my god I hope nothing terrible has happened to my friend'.

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« Reply #120446 on: December 13, 2021, 07:50:32 am »

My response to such thing would not be 'oh my god I am being ignored', but instead 'oh my god I hope nothing terrible has happened to my friend'.

I can see they've been posting every other day on just about all their socials. Nice try.
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« Reply #120447 on: December 13, 2021, 09:22:59 am »

I can see they've been posting every other day on just about all their socials.
Fair enough. You did not provide that information in your first post.


Nice try.
Not sure what you think I 'tried'? I am not judging you in any way.

Anyhow. You might be taking this too personally. Don't assume the worst. It could very well be that your friend does not reply to you pouring out your heart because he is in a 'I don't know what to say' mindset. People can blank out you know.

Also consider that people don't always have the energy to cope wih someone else's problems is they are occupied with things in their own life.
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Re: Things that made you sad today thread.
« Reply #120448 on: December 13, 2021, 09:39:59 am »

I had that happen to me recently. I have two friends I consider my left arm and right arm; which is to say I would rather lose either arm than one of them. One day they stop picking up my calls or responding on socials; in one particularly gruelling instance I called them (straight to ringtone) only to call a mutual friend. Mutual friend said my best friend was calling them, which means they had just seen my call and decided to leave it. I was saddened greatly because I had no idea why I was being ignored. I decided to stop contacting them, as I worried repeated contacts in spite of this would offend them more, if I had offended them, or at any rate exhaust them. After a week and a half they called me to arrange a dinner, and explained that they were physically exhausted from working two jobs and were trying to support one of his own close friends who was going through a brutal time. As such I had been given a much lower priority than all his time sensitive endeavours. Sometimes this is what being a good friend is about - they trust you to be a lower priority because they feel comfortable knowing you will still be there at the end.

Still doesn't excuse not picking up the phone and saying "hey can't talk now" >:[

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« Reply #120449 on: December 13, 2021, 09:45:27 am »

Nice try.
Not sure what you think I 'tried'? I am not judging you in any way.

I'm sorry. I've been in a very angry, confused mindset and just kind of lash out recently. Everything that I was able to cope with before is suddenly turning out to have been under my skin this whole time, and I'm finding myself less and less able to keep it inside. I'm ashamed to admit, I think I was just trying to be nasty to make myself feel better. I'm sorry, and I appreciate you talking about this with me. I hope I don't drive you off.
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