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|Subject: Greetings Everyone! Wed Mar 27, 2013 8:35 pm|| |
My name is Laura; I heard about Slender Man from a long-time friend of mine, and I'll never forgive him for it. I've worked my way through most of Marble Hornets at this point, and I'm trying to explore as much Slendy as I can. I find him academically fascinating as an example of a modern-day folk tale, and the "open-sourcing" of his mythos seems analogous to the way stories used to be communicated-- without ownership, each re-telling adding something new to the story until it becomes a community's property.
I'd be happy to discuss Slender Man with anybody, so hit me up over PM!
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|Subject: Re: Greetings Everyone! Wed Mar 27, 2013 8:42 pm|| |
Hello! Welcome to the forums! My name is Rachel, but you can call me Near. Or whatever you want to, really. I hope you enjoy yourself.
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|Subject: Re: Greetings Everyone! Wed Mar 27, 2013 9:12 pm|| |
Hello Laura! Welcome to the forums! I'm sure you'll like it here. We're pretty friendly. :3 My name is Matt.
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|Subject: Re: Greetings Everyone! Wed Mar 27, 2013 9:52 pm|| |
Welcome to the forum, Laura! I hope you like it here, we're all a friendly bunch.
As for your research, I find it to be a very good study. Not many people see the Slender Man legend as a modern folk-tale. I hope we can be of aid to your study!
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|Subject: Re: Greetings Everyone! Wed Mar 27, 2013 11:06 pm|| |
Hi and welcome to this wonderful community
I hope that you will stay here for a long time and enjoy your stay
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|Subject: Re: Greetings Everyone! Thu Mar 28, 2013 10:03 am|| |
Welcome to Slender Nation, your one stop shop for nightmare fuel and shenanigans! I can see how the open-source folklore style nature of the mythos would interest you; I was listening to a Radio 4 documentary that ran along a similar theme not so long ago.
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|Subject: Re: Greetings Everyone! Thu Mar 28, 2013 4:12 pm|| |
Welcome to the forums, I hope you enjoy your stay.
I hope your research goes very well.
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|Subject: Re: Greetings Everyone! Thu Mar 28, 2013 5:13 pm|| |
Enjoy the dark corners of the Mythos
and the people who dwell there...
don't worry, they don't bite
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|Subject: Re: Greetings Everyone! Thu Mar 28, 2013 11:53 pm|| |
Ello Laura!! I hope you have a good time on here and enjoy the fabulous people and wonderful stories...
...that may or may not, probably leave you so scared you wont want to go to the bathroom cause Slender Man might be in there, or better yet The Rake is on the ceiling...
Have fun! :3
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