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POLL: What Do You Say to People Who Call Wargaming Silly?


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General Kirchner writes:

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I love playing and coaching sports, but have occasionally caught grief from others for my "weird nerdy hobbies".

Pointing back at fantasy sports leagues is fun.


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VOTING RESULTS
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All hobbies are silly.
24
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Get over yourself!
12
3%
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Good bye!
6
1%
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I'm rubber, you're glue!
2
0%
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I agree with them.
14
3%
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I am old enough to do what I want.
41
9%
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I call them poo-poo heads and move on.
3
1%
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I don't concern myself with them.
62
13%
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I explain how it evolved from playing with toy soldiers.
3
1%
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I explain it evolved from chess.
8
2%
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I know you are but what am I?
0
0%
 
I play with toy soldiers, deal with it.
34
7%
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I point out their 'silly' hobbies.
14
3%
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I show them pictures of my painted miniatures.
11
2%
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It's a lot cheaper than the strip club.
15
3%
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It's cheaper than golf.
22
5%
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It keeps me off the streets.
41
9%
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Not just anyone can play wargames.
2
0%
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Professional soldiers wargame.
9
2%
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Silly is as silly does.
3
1%
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Well, it makes me happy.
47
10%
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Who cares?
47
10%
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You may properly address me as 'doctor', sir!
2
0%
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other (explain)
2
0%
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none of these/no opinion
1
0%
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this is ridiculous
2
0%
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Nobody has ever said that to me.
33
7%
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POLL IS CLOSED
POLL DESCRIPTION

peterx Supporting Member of TMP writes:

Do people call your wargaming "silly"? What do you say to them, if anything?

Poll set up by Personal logo Editor in Chief Bill The Editor of TMP Fezian, based on this pre-poll discussion.