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39805605 No. 39805605
Age check

I am interested in /oat/'s detailed thoughts about age and ponies. Please answer the following questions:

1. How old are you?
2. How many years' experience do you have with magical ponies?
3. How old do you want to be?
4. How old do you feel?
5. Is there anything else you want to say about age and ponies?

Please copy-and-paste the numbers below into your post:

1. Age:
2. Experience:
3. Desired Age:
4. Feel Age:
5. I want to say...

Thank you for taking part in this "research."
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>> No. 39805607
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I am 20 for now
I remember being here when I was 16
If I get past 21, I'm gonna be really surprised
I would say late 20's
My childhood was basically stolen by responsibility and hardship and I oft feel like I didn't get long to actually be a kid, or even a teen.

Fuck yo copy paste bs
>> No. 39805609
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1. Age: 17
2. Experience: 3
3. Desire Age: Mid twenties
4. Feel Age: 13
5. I want to say: Ayy Lmao
>> No. 39805612
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>>39805607
>>39805609

Thank you for your responses. Very interesting!

Please, /oat/ - do continue with your responses!
>> No. 39805613
>>39805612
...are you the NSA?
>> No. 39805615
Age: 24
Experience: 4+ years
Desired age: 21 forever, just old enough to drink
Feel age: Old as fuck, man, I just found out today that Elian Gonzalez is 21. What the hay
I want to say: ayy lmao
>> No. 39805617
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>>39805613

No. I'm Twilight Sparkle.
>> No. 39805618
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>1. How old are you?
25

>How many years' experience do you have with magical ponies?
Been watching since 2011, so about four years. Though if we get really technical, I did see the My Little Pony movie with The Smooze a couple times as a kid because my older sister had it.

>3. How old do you want to be?
I don't follow.

>How old do you feel?
Much older than I am, but that has something to do with me being insecure and frankly envious whenever I come across people my age or younger that I consider far more skilled, talented, creative and in some ways fortunate than myself (which is often - it's a problem I am working on), causing me to sometimes feel like the ship has sailed for me.

>Is there anything else you want to say about age and ponies?
Doesn't matter. Age as an indicator of what media you're allowed to enjoy is kind of bullshit to begin with and runs on outdated societal norms.
>> No. 39805619
>1. Age:
21
>2. Experience:
4 years
>3. Desired Age:
uh, 21 i guess
>4. Feel Age:
21?
>5. I want to say...
nothing this is kinda dumb
>> No. 39805620
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1. Age: 46
2. Experience: 4
3. Desired Age: 18
4. Feel Age: 46
5. I want to say that you all should enjoy your youth while you have it!
>> No. 39805621
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>>39805617
Prove it.
(I swear to god, I read that in her voice.)
>> No. 39805622
1. I'm 20
2. between 3 and 4 years
3. 21ish. I'd probably not drink or anything but muh freedoms
4. Like 40 tbh. I feel like I'm old.
5. I'm not sure what to say of note.
>> No. 39805623
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1. 27
2. I've been on Ponychan since Dog and Pony Show was latest episode.
3. Perpetual late-teens
4. I've got the mental state of half my age.
5. When it comes to roleplay, I like to imagine Epic Mount roughly a year older than Fluttershy.

Last edited at Wed, Apr 22nd, 2015 17:41

>> No. 39805624
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1. Age: 23
2. Experience: a bit over 2
3. Desired Age: 21
4. Feel Age: I've never really felt any age.
5. I want to say...
You disappoint me, Dmitri.

>>39805613
No, even worse. He's Facebook.
>> No. 39805625
>>39805624
Like I said, prove it.
>> No. 39805627
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>>39805625
Who else can make people voluntarily give them all of their personal information with absolutely no monetary reward?
>> No. 39805628
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>>39805621

Gladly. How?

yfw i posted it in her voice

Last edited at Wed, Apr 22nd, 2015 17:47

>> No. 39805629
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1. Age:23
2. Experience:4
3. Desired Age: Whatever age I am
4. Feel Age: Like I'm 23
5. I want to say... dude whatever
>> No. 39805630
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>>39805627
I'm sure people would tell me if I asked.
>> No. 39805631
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>>39805627
Hmm..
>> No. 39805633
>>39805628
>now I read that in her voice
You. Sthap.
>> No. 39805635
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>>39805630
Prove it.
>> No. 39805642
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>>39805635
>stole muh image
U wot m8?
>> No. 39805647
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>>39805635
>
>>39805645
>> No. 39805648
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>>39805607
>>39805609
>>39805615
>>39805618
>>39805619
>>39805620
>>39805622
>>39805623
>>39805624
>>39805629

Great! Now we have lots of scientific data. ...and it's not over yet! Keep the responses coming!
>> No. 39805652
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>>39805605
>1. Age:
25
>2. Experience:
4+ years
>3. Desired Age:
its fine the way it is. i wish to never age
>4. Feel Age:
my age
>5. I want to say...
no
>> No. 39805687
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>>39805642
>> No. 39805781
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1. Age: 44
2. Experience: 4
3. Desired Age: 44
4. Feel Age: 60
5. I want to say... you're never too old for ponies.
>> No. 39805789
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1) 27
2) 4 or something? Shit.
3) 150
4) 40
5) Fillies are not for sexual
>> No. 39805793
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1. Age:
>31 and 361 days
2. Experience:
>Since S1 E16 Sonic Rainboom
3. Desired Age:
>20 or when my knees worked better
4. Feel Age:
>Usually 25 or so, above 45 when having a bad knee day
5. I want to say...
> That it snowed today and it is almost freakin' May.
>> No. 39805797
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>>39805620

Wait. What? Either you are full of it today, or I am no longer the Oldest Pone!
>> No. 39805804
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>Please answer the following questions:
>1. How old are you?
Guess!
>2. How many years' experience do you have with magical ponies?
4U
>3. How old do you want to be?
I dunno, maybe a hundred thousand, maybe more.
>4. How old do you feel?
Same age I've always been.
>5. Is there anything else you want to say about age and ponies?
Ponies don't age, they just get fatter. Or maybe that was crabs.

>Please copy-and-paste the numbers below into your post:
1
2
3
4
5
>> No. 39805815
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I'm surprised at how few teenagers there are. I expected more for some reason.

(Also, after 2 years and 4 months, I'm still the newest one to ponies. I thought I'd be ahead of somepony by now. I think I might have Flitter beat, but I'm not sure)
>> No. 39805818
1. Age: 22
2. Experience: 4+
3. Desired Age: As old as I am.
4. Feel Age: Can't say
5. I want to say... the most metal thing of all.
>> No. 39805825
>>39805818
Ponies and metal are a good combination imo
>> No. 39805850
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1. Age: 21
2. Experience: I started watching before the second episode came out.
3. Desired Age: I'm fine with being as I am and taking it one year at a time.
4. Feel Age: I have no idea. I guess 21.
5. I want to say... I don't think it's good rush to seem older or to cling to stages in life you've grown out of. You do you.
>> No. 39805857
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>>39805804

Thank you, Pinkie, for the insight... enlightening, as usual...
>> No. 39805861
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>>39805857
I aim to please!
>> No. 39805863
>>39805797
he is full of it
>> No. 39805867
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Age: 20
Experience: 3
Want: 30
Feel: CIA
5. You don't get to bring friends.
>> No. 39805869
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>>39805863
So you're saying Samonuh isn't a middle-aged woman?
>> No. 39805870
>>39805867
>alicorn.jpg
>not lyralicorn.jpg
>> No. 39805876
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>>39805870
Dammit.
>> No. 39805878
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1. Age: 28
2. Experience: Started on G4 just before S2 began but also had some G1 ponies as a child
3. Desired Age: 21
4. Feel Age: 48
5. I want to say... I've always been open about liking cartoons and into collecting figures, so I don't feel my age reflects much about my fandom involvement
>> No. 39805881
>>39805876
As long as you fix it ;)
>> No. 39805909
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>>39805605

>1. Age:

The Answer.

>2. Experience:

4+ years.

>3. Desired Age:

N/A

>4. Feel Age:

Mentally -- young; Physically -- old.

>5. I want to say...

Y'all are awesome! Stay awesome.
>> No. 39805911
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i am 24. c: i turned 24 in December!
i started ponies in 2011!
i wish to be as old as life will have me be
i feel 24
i wish to say... que sera sera. whatever will be, will be c: the future, we cannot know. the past has gone. but right now? that is a gift... that is why we call it the present.

i know it sounds... like a motivational poster. but live in the today... and life really will be happier for it, i think.
>> No. 39805918
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Age: Old enough
Experience: 1 year. Quit that shit ages ago.
Desired age: As long as I'm still alive I don't care
Feel age: Can't say for sure
I want to say: How about you answer your questions?
>> No. 39805925
1. Age: 11300 days
2. Experience: 4 years
3. Desired Age: ???
4. Feel Age: two and half decades
5. I want to say... "NIGGERS!"
>> No. 39805926
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>1. Age: 21
>2. Experience: 3 1/2 years
>3. Desired Age: not as old
>4. Feel Age: iunno
>5. I want to say... : nothing
>> No. 39805937
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>>39805918

A researcher never answers his own questions, but since you asked nicely...

oh wait, you didn't..

this is the end of my post

you can move to the next one now

oweuuwtypoiuwoptuopweyowurowpeu


1. How old are you?
27
2. How many years' experience do you have with magical ponies?
3 Years
3. How old do you want to be?
1000
4. How old do you feel?
sometimes 0 sometimes 16 sometimes 45 sometimes 1,000,000
5. Is there anything else you want to say about age and ponies?
ponies are for everypony


what did you expect to see here?
>> No. 39805943
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>>39805937
>A researcher never answers his own questions

Hey, more data, amirite?

>this is the end of my post
>you can move to the next one now

Why so shy?

Last edited at Wed, Apr 22nd, 2015 20:25

>> No. 39805944
>21
>a couple
>21
>26
>drinking is great
>> No. 39805952
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1. Age: 26
2. Experience: 4
3. Desired Age: Uh...26?
4. Feel Age: ...26.
5. I want to say........

......26.
>> No. 39805954
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1. Age: 20
2. Experience: 4 years. Been in the fandom since late 2010 when it was just starting.
3. Desired Age: 21 so I can legally drink.
4. Feel Age: I have no fucking idea.
5. I want to say that it doesn't matter what age you like cute colorful horses but you get into obsessive levels. Where it interferes with IRL. Then you got to stop.

Last edited at Wed, Apr 22nd, 2015 20:40

>> No. 39805994
1. Age: 25
2. Experience: 4 years
3. Desired Age: 17
4. Feel Age: 40
5. I want to say: Entertainment and age has nothing to do with each other.
>> No. 39806089
1.) 38
2.) 4+ years
3.) 20
4.) 30
5.) A pony's average life expectancy is said to be 30 to 35 years.
>> No. 39806093
36
I dunno, about 3 months after it first came out
Spirit Shines age
90
Yes, Sweetie belles VA needs to be a bit older
>> No. 39806114
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Current Results:

Mean: 26
Median: 25
Mode: 20, 21

I forgot to ask the following questions, so could everypony who left this thread please read this now and return to the thread at once to answer them? Thank you.

AQ1: How much money do you make per month?
AQ2: In what and with whom do you live?

Last edited at Wed, Apr 22nd, 2015 23:09

>> No. 39806146
1. Age: 28
2. Experience: 4 years
3. Desired Age: 25
4. Feel Age: 76
5. I want to say that mlp is 3 years older than me

>AQ1: How much money do you make per month?
$0

>AQ2: In what and with whom do you live?
In a basement, alone (but my mom lives upstairs)
>> No. 39806150
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>>39806114
>AQ1: How much money do you make per month?

Right now? Bit over $1000, I think.

>AQ2: In what and with whom do you live?

A house with some dudes.
>> No. 39806152
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1. Age: Somewhere between 20 and 25.
2. Experience: Starting watching the show in 2011.
3. Desired Age: somewhere between 20 and 25.
4. Feel Age: Too old.
5. I want to say... Nah I'm good k ty.
>> No. 39806177
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1. Age: 34
2. Experience: Show, around start of season 2. Then dabbled a bit with /mlp/ and LoE. Now here for a few months.
3. Desired Age: The one I'm at.
4. Feel Age: The one I'm at.
5. Ponies are for little girls and me. The rest of you should grow up.

Last edited at Thu, Apr 23rd, 2015 00:16

>> No. 39806179
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1. 22
2. I guess 4 now, but I stopped watching around 2012
3. Late 20s
4. I dunno
5. Jet fuel can't melt steel beams
>> No. 39806181
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1. 26
2. 4+
3. 22? I don't know
4. 26
5. Not really
>> No. 39806184
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1. 24
2. 4 years
3. I dunno? 25?
4. 5
5. Nah
>> No. 39806189
1. How old are you?
24
2. How many years' experience do you have with magical ponies?
well when i was 5 i once saw two episodes of mlp
3. How old do you want to be?
tara strongs age
4. How old do you feel?
50
5. Is there anything else you want to say about age and ponies
twily bear
>> No. 39806403
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1. Age: 22
2. Experience: Uh, shit, I started in March 2011, so 4 I guess? Fuck.
3. Desired Age: I would hope to get a bit older than I am now. I have not quite resigned myself to the sweet embrace of the void yet.
4. Feel Age: Older than the stars and the planets.
5. I want to say... That this has been done before.
>> No. 39806471
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1. Age: 20-ish
2. Experience: 4 years
3. Desired Age: 17
4. Feel Age: dead
5. I want to say...watch ponies at whatever age you want because ponies are cute and being an adult means making your own decisions? Is that the sort of response you were going for?
>> No. 39806475
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> 1. How old are you?
29
> 2. How many years' experience do you have with magical ponies?
4

> 3. How old do you want to be?
as awesome as i wanna be
> 4. How old do you feel?
16
> 5. Is there anything else you want to say about age and ponies?
I think watching cartoons has become something ageless nowadays.
Just like gaming.

Last edited at Thu, Apr 23rd, 2015 04:30

>> No. 39806487
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I thought most people here were younger than they are. I guess it explains some things though.

1. 21, though I'll be 22 pretty soon.

2. About a year with actively despising them and everything they've spawned, and... about 2 years and a half for liking them.

3. I really can't say that I've ever cared. I never had a reason for wanting to be a specific age.

4. It depends. It seems silly to try to pick a specific number though even if I had a stable opinion.

5. No. Rainbow Dash is best.
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1. Age: I'm a couple of months away from wizard age.
2. Experience: I'm into the fandom for 3 years now. I think. Not sure though.
3. Desired Age: 55. That's when I hope to get retired. No more work just internets.
4. Feel Age: 12. I enjoy being retarded.
5. I want to say... : I don't regret anything

>>39805627
Facebook...
>> No. 39806496
>>39806487
Bleh. Just so people know who I am.
>> No. 39806601
1. Age: 25
2. Experience: a bit less than 4
3. Desired Age: haha what
4. Feel Age: depends, ranges from 10 to 40 or so?
5. I just wanna say fuck you, for all the bitch ass shit you do. Don't you know me and people will come through, dressed in all black. We came here to handle that, so where your coward asses at?
>> No. 39806606
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>tfw youngest
>> No. 39806762
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1. Age: 20 next month
2. Experience: Since Griffon the Brush off in 2010
3. Desired Age: Current age
4. Feel Age:I don't know, 20 I guess, kids make me feel old as fuck though
5. I want to say...: Why is this fandom so autistic, I can't even read youtube comments on pony vids without cringing, I wonder what little girls think when they read all that shit and stumble upon porn just by googling their favorite pony's name
>> No. 39806768
I thought I'll be the oldest.
>> No. 39806805
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>>39806768

Definitely not. We have some people here in their 40s, at a minimum.
>> No. 39806807
>>39806805
I see.
I'll act less idiotic then.
>> No. 39806816
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>>39806807
I do not endorse this.
>> No. 39806824
>real age
Don't even.
>pone experience
I'm a relative n00b, only about nine months or so.
> how old do you wanna
#28forever
>how old do you feel
About 6.
>anything else?
Nope.
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>>39806816
It's too late.
You can't un-unsilly me now!
>> No. 39806828
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>>39806826
>> No. 39806830
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>>39806828
Yes, please.
>> No. 39806839
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>>39806830
>> No. 39806840
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>>39806839
hell, I like you
you could come over my house and read my books
>> No. 39806846
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>>39806840
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>>39806846
>> No. 39806850
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>>39806849
>> No. 39806851
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>>39806850
I'm glad to be around.
>> No. 39806963
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1. Age: 22
2. Experience: 3 years
3. Desired Age: 17
4. Feel Age: 17
5. I want to say not much really.
>> No. 39806966
>>39805605
1) Age: 14
2) About almost 2 years now I've been in this fandom
3) 20
4) 16 or 18
>> No. 39808015
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OK Everypony! You've provided me lots of data and the results are in! Thank you!

Procedure: I took a sample of /oat/'s population and asked to give ages as seen in original post - then i found the average, median and mode of the dataset

Method: I used LibreOffice to get the results. I excluded ages that fell outside the 0 - 120 age range. I excluded ages that were too vague. For ages that implied or gave a range of values, i chose the middle value. I may have made one or two estimates when it was vague but clear enough to estimate.

Analysis:

Actual Age:
Average Age: 23.7
Median Age: 24
Modal Age: 20

Desired Age:
Average Age: 24.6
Median Age: 21
Modal Age: 21

Feel Age:
Average Age: 34.1
Median Age: 26
Modal Age: 25

Discussion:

The population of /oat/ is, on average, older than the typical brony population (20.88) by 2.8 years, though we have to remember that the brony census was taken about a year ago, so the new one may shrink this distance by about .7, due to aging, resulting in a predicted difference of /oat/, on average, being 2.1 years older than the typical brony. /oat/'s median age is similar to the mean, and the modal age reinforces the idea that MLP:FIM primarily attracts ponies in their early 20s

/oat/'s desired age, on average is about a year older, which means /oat/ is probably generally optimistic about the future. the median and modal desired ages, however, tell a different story, with them both ringing in at 21, the legal drinking age in the u.s., indicating a lot of ponies on /oat/ probably can't watch ponies without a romantic table for two - one for their pone phantasmal significant other, and a glass of wine to go with it the numbers don't lie!

finally, /oat/ feels 10 years older than their average age, which is no doubt indicative of the maturity level of their choice of show, as friendship is something that some people spend their entire lives trying to get right and still don't get it... a very difficult task to take on indeed! the median age is also above the average age, but only by 2 years, and the modal age is above the actual by 5, indicating that watching ponies makes people feel older than they actually are, though note the 10 year difference may have been due to a few big outliers, but again, the median and modal are also higher, staying the conclusion

tldr: i didn't waste $23,000 and counting on education loans for a year of college in engineering oh so long ago - i did it for my ponies on /oat/ and it was worth every penny
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>>39808015

Huh, fascinating data. Thanks for putting that together!
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>>39808015
WAIIIITTTT!
My turn C:.
1. Age:16
2. Experience:3+
3. Desired Age: current age.
4. Feel Age: current age.
5. I want to say...
This show has created a wonderful community and i am honored to be a part of it.
>> No. 39808043
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>Age
27
>Experience
Uh.... since I was a 4 year old girl? So... 23 years.
>Desired age
I'm pretty good where I am.
>Feel
36+
>Age and ponies
Nope.
>> No. 39808191
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1. Age: 16
2. Experience: Since late 2012
3. Desired Age: Don't really have a desired age
4. Feel Age: 20s or something, mostly because of Pokemon and shit and how far it's come from what it used to be
5. I want to say: I should be here more often but I'm not and for that I'm a eggheadla


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