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Forum terminology: 

EZboard = a free chat site containing several themed forums.  (ex - Shejidan: A Cherryh Pit)

Forum = a themed subsection within a message board (ex - The Cherryh Grove)

Thread = one specific topic of conversation within a forum (ex - Atevi Children's TV)

Post = one specific message or statement within a thread

Some common abbreviations: 

BTW = by the way
FTL = faster than light
FWIW = for what it's worth
FYI = for your information
IMHO = in my humble opinion
IMO = in my opinion
IRL = in real life
J/K - just kidding
LMAO = laughing my ass off
LOL = laughing out loud
N/T = no text
OMG = oh my god
OTOH = on the other hand
PML = peeing myself laughing
ROFL = rolling on floor laughing
ROTF = rolling on the floor
SO = significant other
URL = uniform resource locator (web addy)
WTF = what the f***

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Pupils or No Pupils
Started by: Sabina
Originally posted: December 2000
Spoiler level: Foreigner
A fascinating debate on Atevi eye anatomy leading to an e-mailed question to the Goddess herself.
Atevi, Humans, and Smell
Started by: Eupathic Impulse
Originally posted: December 2000
Spoiler level: Inheritor
Comparisons and contrasts of Atevi and human biological differences.
Atevi Children's TV
Started by: hautdesert
Originally posted: July 2001
Spoiler level: No spoilers
Hautdesert's infamously hilarious speculation on what Mr. Rogers or Barney would be like, atevi-style.
Alien Menace
Started by: Clevej
Originally posted: January 2002
Spoiler level: Defender
Speculation on who the 'bad aliens' will be.
-NEW- Filing Intent
Started by: creature feature
Originally posted: February  2002
Spoiler level: Defender
Thoughts on the Assassin's Guild, man'chi, and Bren's limitations as a human being who lacks atevi hardwiring.  And don't forget Oedipus.
Are the Atevi for Real?
Started by: Susan
Originally posted: February 2002
Spoiler level: Defender
"I simply do not believe that the atevi don't feel affection. With all the willing suspension of disbelief in the world, this just does not compute...."
Bren and Love
Started by: hautdesert
Originally posted: March 2002
Spoiler level: Defender
Influences on Bren's romantic relationships as paidhi by his early family life, and the fact that he's surrounded by atevi who don't love.
Man'chi and Rebellion
Started by: Ansikalden
Originally posted: March 2002
Spoiler level: Defender
Shifts in man'chi and how they come about, and Jago and Banichi's loyalty towards Bren.