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This wasn't what I expected

Remember how yesterday I promised I'd start catching up on my friends page? Well, apparently, even though it's been 4 months since the Forbidden Comment Threads, just looking at my friends page (which I've removed posts in asperger from) somehow made me worried that the same sort of drama will happen somewhere else on LJ soon (even while I read interesting/funny/cute posts, the back of my mind couldn't shake this feeling), and eventually sent me into depression that felt exactly the same as the depression I had during the Forbidden Comment Threads. I'm feeling better right now, but it's likely that, once again, I'll only feel okay during the day.

Oh, the things I do to stay in touch with you awesome people...

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glowing_dragon
Mar. 11th, 2012 02:24 am (UTC)
Oh, Matt... :(

There's drama everywhere on LJ and other online communities, it seems. It just sucks that you have to get caught up in this stuff. Seems as if you have a way of dealing with it in this case, though.
matt1993
Mar. 11th, 2012 02:36 am (UTC)
Yeah...

I just wish online drama (even hypothetical future online drama) didn't make me so depressed! :(

I don't think I really have a way with dealing with it, unless I can declare every night to be non-canon...
glowing_dragon
Mar. 11th, 2012 02:46 am (UTC)
To me, there can be funny online drama - that is, if it doesn't happen to me or my good friends. I'm currently debating whether or not to take a break from a hockey group on FB because one of the mods used an offensive C-word to describe a Chinese soccer player this afternoon. Yeah, he's from Europe and doesn't understand these cultural things (despite his wife telling him OVER AND OVER), and it wasn't directed personally at me, but... *sigh*

Hahaha! That actually cheered me up! Maybe I can declare that mod comment non-canon! :D
matt1993
Mar. 11th, 2012 02:58 am (UTC)
I rarely find any online drama funny. Sure, it doesn't make me depressed if it doesn't happen to me or anyone I know and it doesn't remind me of one of the times I actually have been in online drama for something stupid I've said, but unfortunately, with my ever-growing number of stupid comments, it's rare for this to apply to any other online drama. :(
glowing_dragon
Mar. 11th, 2012 02:59 am (UTC)
Fair enough. I can understand why you'd feel that way! :(
matt1993
Mar. 11th, 2012 03:12 am (UTC)
Yeah... I've actually thought about going back through all the entries and comments I can find and finding out the exact percentage of my comments that are stupid, just so I can accurately say that I regret x% of my entries and comments. However much it is, I bet it's more than anyone else on LJ who isn't a troll... :(
glowing_dragon
Mar. 11th, 2012 03:17 am (UTC)
While I can appreciate why you'd want to do that (since I'm somewhat like that myself), do you think it would just depress you even more if you did such a thing?
matt1993
Mar. 11th, 2012 03:22 am (UTC)
Not really. If less than 30% of my comments are stupid, it'll come as a surprise to me and make me feel better, and if not, I still wouldn't be any more depressed than I already am :)
glowing_dragon
Mar. 11th, 2012 03:24 am (UTC)
You know yourself better than I do, so I trust you on this one. :)

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