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BusinessJustin August 14th, 2015 4:37am

Does your Show of Hands personality match your real personality?

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Rainey 633 Stag Trail Road
08/13/15 10:47 pm

Almost. I'm more open on here than I am in real life

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alynn Somewhere wonderful
08/13/15 9:59 pm

That IS backwards.

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presrvd Phoenix
08/13/15 9:39 pm

Yeah. I'm too lazy to fabricate another personality for purposes of social media. Sounds like too much work......

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RVA Uptown, Fan District, RVA
08/13/15 9:40 pm

In a way. I never lie or embellish on here, but there are differences. In person, I'm much more outgoing and boisterous. I keep a lower profile here than in real life, which is a bit backwards.

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FATSHADOW Cyborg Gorilla
08/14/15 7:14 am

Plus...and I'm not sure about this...but on SoH, I may or may not be Black.

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alynn Somewhere wonderful
08/13/15 9:58 pm

Pretty much. I'm more open about some experiences here though, because I have *at least a sense* of anonymity.

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KatG Liberal in Ohio
08/13/15 9:40 pm

I think I'm pretty much the same.

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FATSHADOW Cyborg Gorilla
08/14/15 7:13 am

Im less of an aggressive asshole on here.

Much funnier in real life.

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imanag My heaven on Earth
08/13/15 10:01 pm

Yeah, what you read is what you'd get on real life.

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cpaswr just say the letters
08/13/15 10:03 pm

Usually. I can either defend a position to the death (figuratively). I can make a smart ass remark. Or, I can decide that you aren't worth my time or effort. This happens in real life and on SOH.

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cpaswr just say the letters
08/13/15 10:04 pm

It helps explain why I choose to not interact with certain SOHers.

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Jeninerd Hoth, AK
08/13/15 10:14 pm

It's pretty accurate, though I'm more reserved here than I am in real life.

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alynn Somewhere wonderful
08/13/15 10:15 pm

Haha! I saw that!
"Oh Lord, it's hard to be humble...when you're perfect in every way." 😁

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mc88 Cleveland OSU
08/14/15 4:17 pm

Btw can't wait for Elder Scrolls 6

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aj1545 Cat Lady
08/14/15 7:01 am

Yes, with the caveat that Im more open on here, and honest about certain things, for example not being religious. My family doesnt know that and it sucks, always pressuring me to go to church and convert others.

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BusinessJustin Tamriel
08/13/15 9:37 pm

A little lighter fare to break up my streak of heavy polls.

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BusinessJustin Tamriel
08/13/15 9:41 pm

I don't intentionally fabricate a personality, it's just easier for me to be much more direct on here than I would be in person or to people I knew better in general.

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BusinessJustin Tamriel
08/13/15 9:46 pm

The sad part is I turned off auto-correct years ago, it was too clumsy for me. All I can blame now is a lack of proofreading and typing too fast. #StillNotMyFault

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CzarCastic
08/14/15 6:38 am

The genuine people stick out. The assholes do too but I don't think it's indicative of their disposition for the most part. On here u can be whomever you want

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osouless Whats Next
08/13/15 9:55 pm

Imd say i'm slightly more confident and open but other than that the same. So i'd say like 90% the same.

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BusinessJustin Tamriel
08/13/15 11:33 pm

Haha, that's awesome, I wouldn't have guessed.

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TierasPet
08/14/15 3:09 am

Exactly what I was going to say.

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PrincessPetal Austin, TX
08/14/15 4:15 pm

I'm pretty reserved, when it comes to controversial topics so that matches.. I'm much more energetic and hyper in person, which is hard to communicate over the web 😄

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rlands
08/13/15 10:17 pm

Yeah I guess. It's just my personality. But if I was meeting all you people face to face I'd be way more open about personal details and whatever. I don't trust the internet lol

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RVA Uptown, Fan District, RVA
08/13/15 10:21 pm

Hahahaha sometimes, it's hard to be humble, even in one's imperfections.

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alynn Somewhere wonderful
08/13/15 10:23 pm

True, true. But that doesn't sound as good in a song. 😛

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RVA Uptown, Fan District, RVA
08/13/15 10:23 pm

Nope. Not at all, but I never claimed to be a good singer.

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Rosebud Ohio
08/14/15 5:41 am

I am a little more open in some areas but otherwise the same.

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BusinessJustin Tamriel
08/13/15 10:32 pm

Ha thanks! Now to get Tony to delete this little thread and the evidence it contains... ;)

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BusinessJustin Tamriel
08/13/15 10:42 pm

Yeah, there are some people I just not to interact with anymore, though I don't have anyone on ignore.

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BusinessJustin Tamriel
08/13/15 9:44 pm

Haha, if you have any figs I (respectfully) demand you share.

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BusinessJustin Tamriel
08/13/15 10:45 pm

You're more reserved here? Is it a big difference, or pretty minor? Just curious; you seem super chill from my conversations with you on here.

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political Georgia
08/13/15 9:46 pm

Yeah...mostly.

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Jeninerd Hoth, AK
08/13/15 10:47 pm

I'm not exactly sure how my personality translates on here, but I'm very extroverted, quite talkative, and I tend to both laugh and swear often.

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BetweenRivers
08/14/15 2:11 pm

I'm pretty reserved here. In real life, much more entertaining

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BusinessJustin Tamriel
08/13/15 10:52 pm

Ahh, I'd say you seem fairly mild-mannered on here, so that's interesting to hear. Haha moment of honest: you'll not find a single curse word on here in any of my comments, but I actually swear a decent amount with people I know.

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BusinessJustin Tamriel
08/14/15 4:44 pm

Me too, I've started playing Morrowind again just for the hype.

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Jeninerd Hoth, AK
08/13/15 10:55 pm

It's very rare for me to swear here as well. But I actually do so quite often around my friends and family. I'm not reserved on SoH in regard to sharing details about myself, but I think my personality is a bit toned down.

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BusinessJustin Tamriel
08/14/15 5:58 pm

I know, but Fallout 4 is exciting too... Morrowind is going to eat all the time I ever had

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alynn Somewhere wonderful
08/14/15 4:55 am

Hehe...not THAT bad. 😆

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BusinessJustin Tamriel
08/14/15 6:01 pm

3 was incredible, I just replayed it last month. New Vegas was a tad disappointing, but I think they learned a lot from it, so here's to hoping!

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alynn Somewhere wonderful
08/13/15 10:03 pm

Well I'm honored then. You're fun. ☺

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RVA Uptown, Fan District, RVA
08/13/15 10:05 pm

Thanks! You as well! You should be honored (just kidding...see my next poll)

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tkmurph
08/14/15 12:22 pm

I am far more politically vocal on this app than I am in real life.

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mc88 Cleveland OSU
08/14/15 4:15 pm

To some degree. I suppose I'm more persuasive and funny in real life

Kay41 the Midwest
08/14/15 1:58 pm

It's pretty close. I'd say I'm funnier in real life.