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Old 04-16-2019, 09:27 PM
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Originally Posted by Discord earlier, after realizing that Voice Chat had been in use:
Ixo: Today at 7:43 PM
That’d be a hell of a way to do a book club wouldn’t it.

gahitsu: Today at 7:43 PM
Ahahahaha yessss

Ixo: Today at 7:43 PM
“Okay, tune into the Voice Chat at 6 central for the next chapter of The Hobbit”
“Are you gonna do the voices?”
“Abso-frikkin-lutely am I doing voices.”

Xemus80 (4-So): Today at 7:44 PM
Fuck yes. Do the voices. I'd listen.
"The mic on my phone is vlaaad. The impaler. My eyes bleed every time I speak."

gahitsu: Today at 7:46 PM
Fuck yes
To both of ya

Ixo: Today at 7:46 PM
TEMPTING

gahitsu: Today at 7:47 PM
Yessssssss
I haven't read The Hobbit since I was six or eight or so
I don't remember shit

(At this point, Gahitsu begins reading Dino Facts over Voice Chat.)

Ixo: Today at 7:48 PM
! Dinos!
Dino facts is also v good

gahitsu: Today at 7:49 PM
Audobon Society's Pocket Guide: Dinosaurs
Closest book I had to me

Ixo: Today at 7:54 PM


gahitsu: Today at 7:54 PM
Welp
It's time
And then I read the first two chapters of the Hobbit to whoever wanted to listen, voices included. My Bilbo was properly hobbit squeaky, the trolls sounded like bogons, and it was surprisingly fun. I have no idea how I'm going to pull off a convincing Gollum once we get to that point.

That said! I've been going through some stuff, and I think it'd be cathartic on my end to have something lighthearted like this to look forward to and (hopefully) entertaining for you all if I kept going. I'm thinking a chapter or two once a week on an evening that works the best with your schedules, unless someone has a better suggestion. I started tonight right after 8pm my time (central), and it took a little under two hours to get through the first two chapters, which ended a little late for the east coast, so I'd want to start a little earlier if you guys want me to keep going.

If you're interested, lemme know what day works the best for you, and I'll gauge interest and pick a time/day from there.
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Old 04-16-2019, 09:48 PM
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I missed it, but would love to hear some of it at some point. Is there any way to listen to a clip of it after the fact?
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Old 04-17-2019, 06:54 PM
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oh hell yeah! this is a great idea!
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