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Old 12-08-2006, 09:45 PM   #61
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Default Re: GURPS Forum Abbreviations: help the newbies?

QFT = Quoted For Truth

I had to look that one up on The Acronym Finder myself.
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Old 12-08-2006, 10:15 PM   #62
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"Quantum Field Theory." And you thought this MS in theoretical particle physics was from a Crackerjack box.
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Old 12-08-2006, 10:32 PM   #63
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QFT = Quoted For Truth

I had to look that one up on The Acronym Finder myself.
Over another forum....

I think it stood for Q = Quite
F= *BLEEP*
T = True

At least the way they swear over there it seems that way .
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Old 12-09-2006, 04:34 AM   #64
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Updated 9 Nov 2006.
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Old 12-09-2006, 04:42 AM   #65
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TANSTAAFL: There ain't no such thing as a free lunch

Umm this is not as listed in the firts post, GURPS or RPG speific, as it from Heinlein's "The Moon is a Harsh Mistress"
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Old 12-09-2006, 05:48 AM   #66
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Umm this is not as listed in the firts post, GURPS or RPG speific, as it from Heinlein's "The Moon is a Harsh Mistress"
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TANSTAAFL == There ain't such thing as a free lunch. A game-balancing philosophy.
Right after Social Stigma.
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Old 12-09-2006, 05:53 AM   #67
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Right after Social Stigma.
I know where it, that point of the post 8) it is not "GURPS-Specific or RPG-Specific"
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Old 12-09-2006, 07:08 AM   #68
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I know where it, that point of the post 8) it is not "GURPS-Specific or RPG-Specific"
Moved, but I still feel that's it's mostly used in trait cost discussions.
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Old 12-09-2006, 01:52 PM   #69
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Moved, but I still feel that's it's mostly used in trait cost discussions.
Well, maybe on RPG forums, but my debate teacher in high school said it, and I seriously doubt he was a roleplayer. It may have been coined by Heinlein, but it's one of those sayings that transcends the medium that created it to become universal.
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Old 12-09-2006, 07:13 PM   #70
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I don't know if this one was mentioned but: AoO Attack of Oppertunity
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