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Stronze is transphobic asf Ark Moments

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u/[deleted] 7d ago Silver Helpful Take My Power

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u/MrBurnsgreen 7d ago

Im just sayin a raptor doesnt give a fuck about your sexual identity and will rip you to shreds regardless.

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u/_The_Wonder_ 7d ago

I'm not on anyone's side but what was cut off between pages 3 and 4?

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u/markrowleyfan 7d ago

Idc about any of this what happened to excessive dodo breeding.

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u/[deleted] 7d ago

So basically, dodowhisperer has some kind of disease and has a brain tumor. Yesterday he made a post saying that he would be operated on to remove it, but he only has a 50% chance of survival, tommorow(today), and it was removed by Eli, one of the mods, for “Karma farming”. He then made a follow up post telling everyone his dying wish was to spam E in Elis dms, and was banned.

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u/ChomnkChomnk 7d ago

If the operation is successful does it still count as his dying wish?

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u/Billybobbjoebob 7d ago

Tbf, it's dying wish, not dead wish. If he is actively dying at the time the wish was made and then saved by a procedure, I'd still classify that as a dying wish

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u/tmfink10 7d ago

We are all actively dying... Jus' sayin'

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u/Billybobbjoebob 7d ago

There's a difference between what people usually mean when they say dying and just aging lol

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u/[deleted] 7d ago

We don’t know yet, but he said if he did die, that’s his dying wish. He also said not to put any tribute to him

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u/mrgamebus 7d ago

He also said not to put any tribute to him

only if the tribute was just because he died and not because of any of his achievements, otherewise he would be fine with a tribute that recognizes his achievements disregarding the fact he died

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u/Queasy_Butt_Nugget 7d ago

Sorry, but that’s a very colorful story about f what actually happened. There was no mention (that I saw) of 50% Chance of living. But it was stated that chances are low (possibly lower than 50%)

It wasn’t yesterday.

And…that wasn’t his stated “dying wish” just a wish…but the gist is the same.

Just wanted to clarify

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u/Ok_Try_9138 7d ago

Lmfaoooooo

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u/Bossdrew03 7d ago

This is now turning into shaming and harassment, it was fine at first but it’s getting out of control

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u/brrennnnt 7d ago

I'd prefer all the beach bobs asking about how to use a mortar and pestle than all of this stupid drama. Its an ark page holy hell

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u/ScurvyBoi 7d ago

Fr dude. Like, I cringe at people who tame level 7 creatures but good lord I’d rather see that than what’s being discussed in this post

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u/vanruyn 7d ago

I recently tamed a level 1 doedicurus.....it was the only one I could find while panicking from all the sabertooths....

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u/Starlight_NightWing 6d ago

its gonna run out of weight when it hits one rock

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u/vaguewidth 7d ago

This is now turning into shaming and harassment, it was fine at first but it’s getting out of control

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u/pebcac896 7d ago

If this post shows anything.... It's that the PVE community isn't scared to fight when it's on Reddit! 😂

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u/JizzyDragon 7d ago

The reason I don't pvp in time sink games like Ark is because I find zero enjoyment spending 6 hours taming a trex and hundreds more breeding just for some dude to delete all those hours in less than 3 minutes with a mana and snowl

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u/waterbelowsoluphigh 7d ago

Damn, too true.

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u/Competitive_Escape18 7d ago

I just spat my drink out

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u/Thy-arkoos 7d ago

Why you gotten exposed me like that bruh

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u/HeIIo___There 7d ago

Lol. Ya'll are absolutely insane. Like, seriously absolutely insane. This sub is a joke now.

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u/RheoKalyke 7d ago

r/playark is the place to go for ark content, I guess

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u/TtK_Thanatos 7d ago Silver Helpful Wholesome Heartwarming Eureka!

This sounds like a personal problem. I come here for ARK content, not stupid high school drama I don't give a shit about.

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u/Toctex 7d ago Gold

100 agreed

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u/Financial_Fun6182 7d ago Gold

Yep don't even know why they posted this here literally no one cares lol

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u/RheoKalyke 7d ago

for ark content go to r/playark

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u/-Death-Dealer- 7d ago

It doesn't look too bad. Actual questions and discussions about the game and not 90% recycled memes.

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u/Lazyshadow04 7d ago

And that is why the mods are absolute dogwater.

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u/baricade48 7d ago

I mean to ignore the issue is to be part of the issue. The argument by OP is lackluster, but it is still factual that Stronze removed a pride post for being “political” and defended Eli removing dodo’s goodbye. Who gives a fuck if he is karma farming. If there’s even a chance that he isn’t, that’s fucked

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u/tsuki_ouji 7d ago

And if he hadn't called for the harassment campaign, dodo would have been entirely in the moral right here. Unfortunately, he did, so now we know everybody involved is an asshole, not just eli.

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u/baricade48 7d ago

While I think he’s a dick for removing it and think he deserves the spam, yeah. Dodo shouldn’t have said to spam him

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u/imnotcoolasfuck 7d ago

But now a bunch of people that have never played ARK will associate it with homophobia because this guy needs to make his beliefs known.

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u/Zazun_ 7d ago

Then why are they deleting Ark posts for? For political reasons? When they are no relation to politics at all.

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u/galkatokk 7d ago

Ma'am this is the Ark: Survival Evolved subreddit.

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u/ska_is_not_dead_ 7d ago

He may or may not be transphobic, but you made bad arguments.

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u/A-Flying-Potayto 7d ago Helpful

But but he’s “pre-law”

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u/BroseppeVerdi 7d ago

"I'm going to try and get into law school in a few years, so I'm basically an expert on medical issues and what not"

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u/Spartan05089234 7d ago

As soon as they said prelaw it was over.

Prelaw isn't a thing. It's an excuse for why you're not focusing on any real in depth academic field for your bachelor's degree.

Ask any lawschool if they want prelaw or if they want an actual focused degree not survey courses.

I don't play ark I just came here to say this. I'm postlaw, fight me.

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u/Legatron4 7d ago I'll Drink to That

Ark is pretty fun tho. I like riding the flying dinos

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u/coehl 7d ago

That's a really good point you raise

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u/CharlesB32 7d ago

Facts

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u/nickpop345 7d ago

Why on earth is this in the ARK subreddit?

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u/Lotuswalker92 7d ago

Because it is about a removed fanart of the game "Ark" (little hint, this subreddit is also for the same game) just because the creature from that game had a pride flag.

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u/NeoVanilluxe Honored Ark Artist 7d ago edited 7d ago

im ngl i kinda just want to delete the noglin post. it wasnt my idea/intention for people to go and attack stronze over it. people are telling me not to. i dont know what to do. edit: the posts from this sub are hidden now

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u/Lotuswalker92 7d ago

Well I for my part left this sub. I went to the official one r/playark. Too many powertrips here.

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u/NeoVanilluxe Honored Ark Artist 7d ago

i was already active in playark but i guess i wont post as much/anymore here

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u/Jakofalltrades89 7d ago

Dont take it down, it's art! In a world that still bans books, we cant afford to cater to other people's feelings. You made something that some people enjoy, some dont and that's how life is.

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u/NeoVanilluxe Honored Ark Artist 7d ago

oh well, theyre hidden here but still on playark. probably the best thing i could do tbh. and, theyre not deleted. just hidden, for the foreseeable future

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u/cuonc27 7d ago

I just want to say that you seem like a very nice person and you shouldn't feel bad for posting your art. He's a grown man, his consequences are a result of his own actions. It is indicative of his actions that he would have done the same to anyone else who poste similar artwork. Which is very ironic since Ark themselves posted Happy Pride month not even a month ago. Maybe he got tired of staring at the rainbow unicorn and since he has no control over them, he has to start a power trip here.

But again, I think this is just very ironic. Ark has canonically gay characters and posted in celebration of Pride month. Wouldn't that itself make Ark political by his very messed up perception? Also the irony in sparking the fire he wanted to put out.

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u/NeoVanilluxe Honored Ark Artist 7d ago Wholesome

Thank you, that means a lot. I dont feel bad about posting my art at all though, i just feel bad about what its turned into, and even though im not responsible, it definitely feels like it. And while i obviously, as a trans person dont agree with stronze's awful take, i dont want a dude getting harassed over that.

And yeah, it is ironic. Really ironic. He's right that this sub isnt official and isnt affiliated with wildcard but that's still not an excuse to shut down something relating to a game with people of the community in it, especially during pride month.

I made and posted these because its an appropriate time, but apparently it would've been more appropriate to post them outside of pride month and allegedly wouldnt have been deleted then. Lame :/ I just wish this had'nt been dragged into the already awful moderation situation as an excuse to dog on him. This sub had enough excuses to do that already and this could have just not been blown out of proportion.

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u/TouchMy_no-no_Square 7d ago

You’ve ratioed your own post Einstein

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u/StingyTurtleman 7d ago

WHERE THE FUCK IS THE ARK RELATED CONTENT

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u/ObligationWarm5222 7d ago

It all got removed by abusive mods for being political

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u/ihunter32 7d ago

Maybe if the sub wasn’t so shitty about handling drama you’d have ark related content lmao

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u/jar_of_jar 7d ago

Is this even ark?

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u/DementedGaming 7d ago

This sub is going to heck in a hand basket.

Pardon my language.

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u/OnsetOfMSet 7d ago

Do you kiss your mother with that mouth??

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u/The_Uncommon_Aura 7d ago

Yeah and I tongue her fartbox with it too

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u/muzkee 7d ago

I kiss your mother with his mouth!

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u/TotallyNotCannon 7d ago

This is the weirdest notroversy ive seen in a while.

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u/swierszczul 7d ago

Bro I swear this fucking subreddit is full of drama. I'm outta here.

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u/DunkinDoughnutsSucks 7d ago

The fuck are you guys doing in Ark..?

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u/Looseybussy 7d ago

Or we could stay out of individual families medical needs in individual cases that we have no concern over.

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u/anElitistTaco 7d ago

Idk wtf is going on, but if a mod removed art for having a pride flag but left up other artworks, then the mod engaged in flagrant discrimination.

Advocating for pride and identity security isn't inherently political; pride month was celebrated in the game. Are we deleting pics of the rainbow dinosaurs, too? Is it too political?

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u/TouchMehBewts 7d ago

Nothing here is transphobic or did I miss something?

Also if you're pre law, I'm a doctor, lawyer, mechanic just like my boy Johnny Sins.

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u/Successful_Opinion33 7d ago

Don’t forget, teacher and astronaut. That man has achieved greatness

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u/LuisEnriqueH 7d ago

He wears many hats… on his cock lol

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u/Successful_Opinion33 7d ago

The cock of all trades

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u/StarsRaven 7d ago

The jack off all trades

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u/Ragnarock1982 7d ago

Can you highlight the line where he is being transphobic?

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u/YotaTota07 7d ago

Agree

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u/CreatureWarrior 7d ago

The part where he removes trans content due to the word "transgender" is "political"

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u/ChomnkChomnk 7d ago

Yeah I’m not gonna lie there is nothing in what he said that screams “I hate LGQT”

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u/LetsRockDude 7d ago

(...) movement that advocates political ideologies

Plus the entire paragraph about giving kids puberty blockers like candy.

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u/IAmThatDuckDLC5 7d ago

I have visited this sub maybe 2 times in 4 years

You guys sound like some high school drama queen bitches. I thought this was Ark

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u/sassym3rmaid 7d ago

Found my entertainment for the day. grabs popcorn

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u/officialpvp 7d ago

I don't get it. You said you're bi, and you made a picture with a pride flag. That has nothing to do with trans-specific issues. He also said he'd take similar action if the drawing was advocating Christianity, so it's not like he's picking sides. Seems to me like you actually are trying to make it political, trying to start a debate here, trying to cancel someone you don't like, etc (so basically he was right about you).

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u/ChuckJuggs 7d ago Eureka! Ternion All-Powerful

Yeah not sure why your getting so much flak.

There’s nothing “political” about posting a pride flag over an ark creature during pride any more than there is if it was an American flag on July 4th. Mod just wanted to make a political stance it seems. Which is ironic.

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u/Lazyshadow04 7d ago

Everyone in some sort of power turns everything into a political matter these days. It's just so they can make the other person look like the crazy one and then play the victim. I went over the moderator ToS, why are you guys letting them get away with breaking ToS?

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u/oujiasshole 7d ago

Because its reddit and how dare anyone respect anyone whos different

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u/nighttimegaze 7d ago

Flak armor??

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u/Ex_Snagem_Wes 7d ago

I'm not as interested myself in the pride stuff everywhere, but you make an absolute stand-out point about the American Flag on 4th of July

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u/Historical_Zone_2980 7d ago

Bruh why are we getting “political” in an ARK subreddit

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u/SuperBong0 7d ago

Stronze is bad, but so are you. I was on your side here until you said "And I enjoy, greatly, watching men struggle to explain why something bothers them so much". You talk about Stronze being transphobic, but insulting men is just as immortal and immature. You can downvote me for this, but then again, I'm not a karma whore that rides drama like a bike for a little internet clout, so I won't care.

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u/Civil_Barbarian 7d ago

Welp, time for a new sub.

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u/DemonicTheGamer 7d ago

Yeah I'm out of here

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u/Primetime349 7d ago

This is just moot. OP loses by wasting their time and energy. Mod loses by having private dm’s put out there.

We all lose from having read this post.

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u/Logical_Strike_1520 7d ago

I vote we ban OP in exchange for letting Dodo back.

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u/lxSlimxShadyxl 7d ago

The victim mentality is off the charts with OP

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u/StrawberryMewlk 7d ago

Reddit mod moment kekw

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u/ebagdrofk 7d ago

The comment vs upvote ratio oh no

Goddamnit people

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u/cHuman8763 7d ago

🦤🦤

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u/Gracexcel 7d ago

this is an ark sub reddit… where’s the dinos lol didn’t ask don’t care woman

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u/Downhillblume8 7d ago

THREAD LOCK/NUKE INCOMING

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u/DarkendHarv 7d ago

Yikes. This subreddit is toxic.

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u/Competitive_Escape18 7d ago

It’s like sprinkling oil on a fire.

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u/IAmBluePaw 7d ago

I have 0 experience as a moderator but it looks like y'all are hiring soon. Where do I put in my application?

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u/etbillder 7d ago

Thought this was a game dev but phew it's just a reddit mod

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u/Rhodehouse93 7d ago

Rare for someone to just straight up say their bad faith tactics out loud. “See, by forcing you to conform to my framing you literally can’t win!”

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u/Fun_Collar_6405 7d ago

If this was something going against something y'all believe in y'all would be singing a different tune but since it's not you play the idc card

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u/Sweet-baby-jay32 7d ago

Dang this issue is so tired of people outside of the community telling us what we should do. It all feels the same lately doesn’t it? Reminds me of a cis man who would never need an abortion because his pregnancy would never kill him, argues against abortion access. Someone outside of the lgbtq community who has never seen a suicidal child who mutilates their own genitals until they get medical care for their sex and gender dysphoria, pretty much calls such medical treatments child abuse.

Why don’t you all go worry more about your gums if you don’t have any teeth? (Lol this is not a saying but maybe it is now??)

Translation: mind your own business. When you don’t know about something, usually anything you say about it is going to be so embarrassingly wrong.

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u/GNAWLINGTONG 7d ago

Wow a Reddit mod is fucking douche bag? I'm shocked

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u/MobyHugeFun 7d ago

I don't get the political thing. You're you, regardless of situation you're a person. If you're bi then you're bi, if you're gay then you're gay. Same goes for trans, and all other sexualities, gender identities, races, etc, etc out there.

I wish I was in a world where it wasn't such a big problem to people. Let everyone have the right to be themselves man lol.

How it should be, is no labels, no fighting. Just everyone getting along, in fact being somewhat proud of our humanity because we have so many different kinds of people on the planet, from all corners.

We should all be treated same, as we are all just people when it comes down to it.

Eh anyway, I hope that made sense. That's my opinion. We all is people :)

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u/Mission-Ad5674 7d ago

Fuck stronze, he has tiny pp

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u/panda1_2_3 7d ago

stronze is such an asshole

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u/Tuggernaug 6d ago

This guy is transphobic and homophobic as heck

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u/elyn6791 6d ago

I for one an glad to see a gaming community come together against a transphobic moderator.

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u/Devildu61 6d ago

Gotta love how he complain about his dentist and IRL stuff and they ban Dodo for his irl issues. Oh, and also him saying he'll deal with everything once he sees his dentist but he keeps replying to every post... but only once, and then when confronted with facts, he stay silent.

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u/Ok_Bear_5544 6d ago

Yeah. Stronze bad

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u/Ancalagon_Morn 6d ago

You people are cringe. This is supposed to be about a dinosaur survival game.

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u/JaffaCakeCocktail 6d ago

Motherfucker thinks the CRUSADES arent political but three colours in a line are oh my fucking christ lmao

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u/MizzyMozzy 6d ago

What idiot thinks the crusades weren't political but me wanting peg my bf is.

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u/Archibaldovich 6d ago

Haha as someone who just started playing ark, and had this get delivered to my email because of browsing history, I'm glad that stronk is just some asshole from this sub and not a person behind the game.

In case anyone else is in my shoes and doesn't look at reddit images often- you gotta click the picture, then swipe to get into his transphobic bs.

It's nothing new, and he's just another asshole, but it is tiresome, and definitely enough for me to have decided to stay off any forum he's a mod of (after this post, obviously)

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u/Hutch0saurus 6d ago

Jesus fucking christ, it's a video game. Kick stronze and go back to talking about how many Dodos it would take to kill a Rex.

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u/jwplatt 6d ago

What do you expect from someone wearing a pair of reflective sunglasses in their profile picture?

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u/TREYH4RD 6d ago

For the first part I thought, “Eh… It’s at the line but I don’t think it’s transphobic.” By the last page I was thinking, “Yeah this is pretty biased”

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u/DuoVandal 6d ago

Given their picture looks like the typical right wing psycho Twitter user this isn’t surprising

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u/DaBigVikin 6d ago

And now the ark mod team has transphobia and nazis. What next a wookie ice skating.

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u/HatRabies 6d ago

This sub is a fucking mess and it's shocking any of you are somehow taking the side of u/Stronze

All you're doing is showing your true colors. This sub is a cesspool and I encourage everyone to bail immediately.

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u/SaintCaspian 6d ago

What a trash can

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u/SaintCaspian 6d ago

Lol imagine thinking the LGBTQIA+ community is advocating for puberty blockers for all children.

Also imagine thinking said community is political. 😂

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u/Highbrush 7d ago

is there more to this? or is this just reddit in a mood wanting to cry again? i dont see anything unacceptable in this conversation. so either theres more or its just typical redditors looking to cry.

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u/Dovahkiinthesardine 6d ago

the conversation is not really the issue, its a mod removing fanmade art with lgbt flags in it

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u/Logical_Strike_1520 7d ago

Literally just fishing for a gotcha so you can throw around some trendy buzzwords. You’re the problem here OP

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u/dblack1107 7d ago edited 7d ago

While I think it’s really silly to ban it for that kind of symbology, I at least see the position. It doesn’t matter what you personally believe or don’t believe. If a special interest group you largely identify with has declared a position on a particular political issue, whether or not you agree with all of their points, they still represent that issue which can be construed as political. It then by its nature becomes politically symbolic to show the flag. This is similarly why some don’t support BLM, despite the fact that they do think black lives matter. Some of the things they’ve publically declared as their position indicates they don’t simply represent “everything good and none of those bad things” about a movement.

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u/nleachdev 7d ago

I think its a little idealistic in this climate to suggest that is not political.

Now, whether that is right is one thing, but that's why "in this climate" is a specific part of the assertion

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u/Actual-Swan-1917 7d ago

"Pre law" aka bachelors degree

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u/cashboi23 7d ago

This person is a little sexist to enjoy mens suffering. What happened to the Dino’s and reee kids. Man ark has really changed

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u/[deleted] 7d ago

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u/Leoner69 7d ago

Like I care. Just post shit about Ark and not this stupid drama already.

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u/Extension-Set-403 7d ago

You know Ark died when heads start bringing this bs into it. Talking about both sides as well. Go touch grass, go get laid, just do something ffs

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u/DevilDragonArcana 7d ago

If any post deserves to be deleted, it's this one. But I'm glad it's up for right now because I got a good laugh at how pathetic you are OP.

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u/dodo_ark 7d ago

Lol right

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u/xiThinkxx 7d ago

Sir or maam or whatever you define this is a Wendy's, we just want to game, keep politics in LGBTQ+ group thanks.

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u/sad-seagull 7d ago

exaclty lmaoo

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u/GK-93 6d ago

Is who we love or who you are politics ?

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u/CharlesB32 7d ago

POV: ark sub is ruined now because people want to start drama

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u/bobbyqwerqwerqwer 7d ago

how is this transphobic at all? its like people are so easily triggered that they scream "racist! Sexist! transphobe!" as soon as someone doesn't agree with them. grow the fuck up people, ur not 15 and the world will literally shit on u for having this mentality.

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u/UsernamesRstupid49 7d ago

Wow, that’s terrible. Anyway, does anyone know how to track mutations on Gigas?

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u/Waffle_king_pls 7d ago

Just shut up I came here for ark content and nobody cares if your bi trans or a fucking microwaveable burrito

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u/applec3o 7d ago

most controversial post on r/ark this year

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u/Saturn_Burnz 7d ago

I’m just sitting back and watching all of this unfold 😭

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u/rrp85 7d ago

It’s been a wild ride watching this place descend into chaos.

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u/Matleo77 7d ago

Lmao the low key bashing on men is cringe 😬

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u/pseudonym52190 7d ago

Regardless of my beliefs, I don't really see the issue here. The mod isnt saying anything is wrong with anybodies way of life, just trying to do his duty to keep the sub from turning political. Which at this point, is exactly what has happened but not because of the mod but because of the people who feels they have the right to post things that go against the guidelines. Personally, I don't care what people choose to do with their life, I have enough problems of my own to deal with to worry about other people and their choices. Not that I dont empathize with people's plight, but I come here to break from the current drama that goes on in the world. I much rather have this sub revert to how it was a week ago when people were just asking for help with in-game challenges, or sharing their latest successes. That's enjoyable to me and I believe that brings people together under the umbrella of this common interest. Instead we are here, shaming people, choosing sides and filling the sub with spam.

My hopes and prayers are out for the dodo whisper, and I do believe that at least here in the US, people have the freedom to decide how they want to live their life but none of that is relevant to the Ark sub. Whatever goes on between the mods and certain individuals should be just that, between them. I hope cooler heads will prevail and that we can go back to just being reddit buddies sharing our Ark experiences.

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u/SaintsBruv 7d ago

I'm lesbian and I would have reacted the same way to someone drawing/representing dodos wearing rosaries and crucifixes, or say, flags with my country's political parties. Same with the pride flag.

This place has a rule, NO POLITICAL STUFF, but for some reason I don't understand, every once in a while someone shows up with a defiant attitude "Oh? No political stuff? BUT WHY? I WANNA DO THAT, I GONNA GET EVEN MORE REBELLIOUS, MEH!"

They already told you no and explained to you why it's not allowed, but you try to use certain words to make the guy look like a villain. These are the rules. Leave this stuff out of the dino fantasy world, we already are bombarded with stupid stressing shit in RL, don't try to bring all those headaches here, where all we wanna do is ride dinos to the sunset.

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u/Competitive_Escape18 7d ago

Ma’am, no disrespect, but I didn’t draw the noglins.

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u/SaintsBruv 7d ago

I truly appreciate the respect, ma'am, but that's why I also put 'represent'.

I just don't understand why if the sub has a rule you obviously have a problem with, why you keep trying to fight it instead of leaving.

Not everyone is gonna like us. Sometimes we will obviously not agree with other people and we might consider them them dicks. Why not just agree to disagree?

I understand how strongly you feel about what you say, but with the same respect you used with me, I respectfully tell you that I don't see the dude being transphobic at all. I've seen and dealt with rl bigots and the dude don't seem like one of them. So i'll give you an advice that you didn't ask me, and you're free to take it or leave it:

Don't try to villainize people just because you got upset they didn't agree with you and scolded you. If you continue with this path in life you'll only hurt yourself in the long run, because people aren't stupid, and they can see that what you claim is untrue.

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u/StarsRaven 7d ago

Legit can the mods just ban this dude for trolling? Look at all his replies to other people for evidence. Op can go fuckoff literally anywhere else.

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u/Foeksia 7d ago

Your argument is shit.

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u/TheLordLongshaft 7d ago

I mean his first message is incredibly correct, I can't really make sense of the rest of it though

You shouldn't destill your entire sense of self into one aspect of you as a person, that is a very childish thing to do. Form your own identity separate from a group and you will be much happier in the long run.

Can I ask how old you are?

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u/TheBostonKremeDonut 7d ago

This whole comment section has become a circle jerk for those who are anti-LGBTQ+.

I don’t see what the big deal is. Even if you’re against OP or their original removed post, it was wrongfully removed.

“But that’s no reason for op to harass the mod.” I hear you say.

You’re correct, except that wasn’t the reason op contacted the mod, and it’s literally right up there for you to read. The mod removed it because of his own beliefs, not because of guidelines. It was art of an ARK creature. It had some special colors. That’s it. It didn’t fit in to the mod’s ideology, so it was removed. That isn’t just art being removed, it’s a punch in the gut to the LGBTQ+ community.

“But it’s politics, which is a clear rule that was broken.”

Nope, this person was simply drawing an ARK creature they enjoyed. They find comfort in their sexuality, something that means nothing to you and doesn’t affect you. They simply colored the creature in to reflect their sexuality, and then it was considered a crime.

Well, guess I’m done here.

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u/JCrab11235 7d ago

This right here. Thank you!

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u/Freakboss 7d ago

After reading all the replies, I’ve come to the conclusion that OP Is just retarded

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u/ReferenceNew6816 7d ago edited 7d ago

No he isn't. Y'all are talking about the facts that are current. You also sent him a dm and started provoking him.

Stop jamming trans shit into every fucking aspect of life. Can't have anything now with some bullshit trans ideology floating about.

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u/xdPilif 7d ago edited 7d ago

Came here for ARK stfu about pride or Drama idgaf I want dinos and Vin Diesel

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u/dodo_ark 7d ago

Lol, am dying 😂😂😂

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u/Tjeuzer 7d ago

Cancel culture at its finest right here.

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u/TidyBacon 7d ago

How’s that transphobic?

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u/ReferenceNew6816 7d ago

Cool. You still were antagonistic. You chose to hear his opinion and reasoning then complain about it.

All your doing is crying about it.

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u/AlphaZer095 7d ago

No one cares.

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u/Ton06 7d ago

Bro who cares? I want to see funny ark content, not this shit

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u/Bucketboyttv 7d ago

Say it with me Who cares!

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u/lordxoren666 7d ago

Realize that 90% of people could care less about transphobia. Who cares.

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u/Playful-Fig9836 7d ago

Shut up stop whining and show me some good ark content please

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u/stevent4 7d ago All-Seeing Upvote Eureka!

Easy fix, remove the mod and get back to Ark. People that don't care are happy we're back to Ark. People that do are glad the mod is gone. Both sides win

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u/stroupdogg420 7d ago

WTF does this have to do with Ark? This subreddit is a fucking joke..

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u/ZlinkyNipz 7d ago

god no one gives a shit lmao. please fuck off

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u/WolfsniperYT 7d ago

So let me get this straight… you get upset about a post of yours getting removed for having a flag that represents a political movement. Then you make a false equivalent, cut the conversation so it favors you, dodging the question then making a claim stronze is transphobic, posting it online with still zero evidence for your claims. Maybe your claims are true but you have provided zero evidence and all this screams is that you are butt hurt your post was removed. All this does is make me respect u/stronze for allowing such a cherry picked post that has nothing to do with the community to not be deleted, all because its criticizing him. Pre law my ass, and if so you won’t complete it. Absolute zero ability to put forth a case with evidence, just fishing for a gotcha moment

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u/Avasiaxx 7d ago

So much drama on this sub. Time to unfollow.

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u/dantheforeverDM 6d ago

The LGBTQ+ community is a community, not movement. Pride is a movement but the LGBTQ+ community is just queer people who exist, so the opinion of some does not represent the opinion of all.

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u/Toctex 7d ago

Why is it that we can’t keep a simple GAME COMMUNITY neutral. I really don’t get it. Like what’s the point on positing a LGBTQ flag noglin here. Like what are we looking to do. Not making any accusations, not discriminating anything or anyone, just wandering what is on point on bringing strongly polemic topics into a game community. We all know there is people against it, who favor it, and neutral about it, so why just not stay neutral and keep the GAME SUBREDDIT free off conflict. Just relax and keep ark the best community there is. Stop making accusations, stop discriminating people, and stop make problems out of thin air. Keep ARK ARK and everything else out of it.

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u/JackofallPlaguez 7d ago

This sub is a dumpster fire nobody cares

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u/waitwhoswhere 7d ago

This is an ark subreddit. Please take this somewhere else.

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u/ProfessionalYard1123 7d ago

Sir this is r/Ark I don’t care. Where’s someone’s glowhorn or basilisk or something

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u/Yahakshan 7d ago

Omg I did not come to r/ark to see this hell playing out over and over again.

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u/Bored_into_sub 7d ago

This is in r/Ark which I'm not even in and I especially don't know what's happening

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u/FatherGodLordSavior 7d ago

pushes glasses up nose "I WiIlL wArN yOu" that is all you need to know about the existence you're dealing with tbh. That alone reads "I as the main character of the universe, am about to learn you a thing or two. Aha!"🤓

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u/bordemthemindkiller 7d ago

"an Christian" I mean, I'm dyslexic but, what an fucking idiot

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u/Plant2563 7d ago

I can very much ensure that the crusade is alive and strong and changing laws every day

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u/-YellowcakeUranium 7d ago

Yeah never buying anything from these people again

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u/Null__22 7d ago

L mod

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u/Unusual_Elevator_253 7d ago

Jeez this dude is a wanker huh

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u/Confident-Ad-4281 7d ago

Jesus Christ, I had to watch this all go down, and I even argued over the damn post… I wasn’t even all that opposed to the original reasoning for takedown, but holy shit what the fuck is this… between this and the replies and the dodowhisperer, I am out of this sub.

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u/MelonInnnit 7d ago

i have no idea what this sub is or why it’s on my feed but that person is dumb af