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An apology

Posted by Tywin Lannister , 07 January 2014 · 659 views

Tywinism
Prior to the beginning of the war, I had posted a few blog posts, a number of which illuminated a number of global issues. Readership increased and views reached into the thousands. However, I neglected my journalistic duty as editor of the Lanisport Journal Editorial to achieve my objectives as Hand.
 
The position of Hand was very political in nature, and I was House Baratheon's primary high government intermediary with the coalition and head of foreign affairs. Because of how sensitive my position was, I had to stop writing editorials, delete my blog entries, and severely curtail my public activities.
 
Now that I am no longer government, I can return to providing my perspective on world affairs to you, my loyal readers. Although my views are often unpopular, that is no reason to hide them. Generally, forward thinking individuals shake things up too much for the establishment, but in the end history looks back upon them favorably. Hopefully the Lanisport Journal Editorial will be remembered for in depth journalism and clear ideological perspective.
 
Lord Tywin Lannister
Lord of Casterly Rock
Editor of the Lanisport Journal




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Commander shepard
Jan 07 2014 01:17 PM

Please return as the hand, they need you. 

It's really quite alright, we managed.

Please return as the hand, they need you. 

WE! Need you...

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Commander shepard
Jan 07 2014 06:15 PM

WE! Need you...

The people don't know what they need.

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Tywin Lannister
Jan 07 2014 06:17 PM

The people don't know what they need.

 

Stern leadership, Tywinism and Global Stability.

I'd like to here more about why you are no longer hand.....I heard it was entertaining. 

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Tywin Lannister
Jan 07 2014 08:39 PM

I'd like to here more about why you are no longer hand.....I heard it was entertaining. 

 

Go ahead and ask David Stilicho or Kesselring. They will be happy to provide official explanations. Contrary to popular belief I'm not disgruntled so I'll leave it at that.

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HM Solomon I
Jan 07 2014 09:58 PM
I thought this was going to be an apology for all the nonsense you have posted, but alas I have been let down: yet another thing you will need to apologize for at some point.
What ought one do when faced with a paradox such as this?

It's really quite alright, we managed.

This! At first it was a bit hard to notice endure Tywin's silence, but eventually we coped with it.

 

 

 

I meant "endure"! I still don't know how I could type the other word... I blame autocorrect.

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Tywin Lannister
Jan 08 2014 12:02 PM

What ought one do when faced with a paradox such as this?

 

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The sad thing from this is that what you say will still lower many people's opinions of HB, because you are associated with them far more than their actual government is. But it is a good step forward for HB for sure, as some people are absolutely not government material.

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Tywin Lannister
Jan 08 2014 02:21 PM

The sad thing from this is that what you say will still lower many people's opinions of HB, because you are associated with them far more than their actual government is. But it is a good step forward for HB for sure, as some people are absolutely not government material.

 

By any measure of advancing and improving an alliance, I am good govt. I'm confident, experienced and energetic, and my abilities were never questioned. I've installed and proposed changes within HB that will have long term effects. But I am also fascistic in government and that doesnt always rub people well.

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HM Solomon I
Jan 08 2014 02:52 PM

By any measure of advancing and improving an alliance, I am good govt. I'm confident, experienced and energetic, and my abilities were never questioned. I've installed and proposed changes within HB that will have long term effects. But I am also fascistic in government and that doesnt always rub people well.


I've got news for you then: a necessary part of being "good govt" is treating your fellow government members with respect and not acting like you know everything and that everybody should do whatever you say. Even in autocratic alliances, this is a necessary quality because in CN people ultimately vote with their feet, so there is no such thing as total power; if you treat others poorly they will either leave or make you leave (or just kick you out of gov).
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Tywin Lannister
Jan 08 2014 04:01 PM

I've got news for you then: a necessary part of being "good govt" is treating your fellow government members with respect and not acting like you know everything and that everybody should do whatever you say. Even in autocratic alliances, this is a necessary quality because in CN people ultimately vote with their feet, so there is no such thing as total power; if you treat others poorly they will either leave or make you leave (or just kick you out of gov).

 

I appreciate your advice, but I have been in government many times, and this is the first time I have actually ran into trouble internally, and that is for reasons that are not public.

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HM Solomon I
Jan 08 2014 04:18 PM

I appreciate your advice, but I have been in government many times, and this is the first time I have actually ran into trouble internally, and that is for reasons that are not public.


Given your self-professed attitude, I somehow doubt this is the first time.
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Tywin Lannister
Jan 08 2014 04:23 PM

Given your self-professed attitude, I somehow doubt this is the first time.

 

You know nothing, Jon Snow

Apology accepted, captain Needa.

The sad thing from this is that what you say will still lower many people's opinions of HB, because you are associated with them far more than their actual government is. But it is a good step forward for HB for sure, as some people are absolutely not government material.

 

Congratulations Tywin, you got Goldie and I to agree on something.

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Alex The Great
Jan 08 2014 06:19 PM

we all make mistakes

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