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The Azorius mechanic in Allegiances removes my one remaining psychological barrier to playing Azorius, by rewarding you for casting instants during your main phase.

Still not sure I want to pick it at the prerelease; right now I'm leaning Simic because Merfolk.

Even putting aside all the other important benefits of adblockers, simply not exposing yourself to ads is itself anticapitalist praxis

You are not immune to advertising

Lifecrafter's Bestiary + Beast Whisperer? I'm looking forward to playing Commander Elves again!

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Shout-out to @ajanionthespot for putting in the effort to find me elves I can't use in my commander deck

That Urborg Elf is making me wish I hadn't given away my Muldrotha deck at the white elephant though

In this picture you're looking at the sun from inside the sun's corona.

Think about that for a minute. This is closer to the sun than anything human-created has ever been.

The two bright arcs shooting from left to right? "two distinct jets of solar material, known as coronal streamers."

The bright spot on the left? That's Jupiter. Almost 500 million miles away.

Sometimes we can do pretty amazing stuff, we humans. In a pretty amazing universe.

@SliverQueen and I were talking at some point about trying out pauper Brawl decks with uncommon commanders.

I just realized we need to call this format Anarcho-Syndicalist Commune.

*successfully downloads and installs Arena*

*resets password and migrates account*

Arena: *insists on starting the tutorial*

Email: You only have 48 hours to re-download the Arena beta client and migrate your account!

Me: Might as well, I don't play Arena but Direct Challenge might give me a reason to--

Computer: This app cannot run on your brand-new PC

Me: r u srs

LT: I hate-drafted X on Sunday in Un-draft, and then decided not to use them because they would have slowed down my Mary o'Kill deck

You can absolutely make a Rakdos flavortext deck, but that's cheating

Surprisingly, you can't do Flavortext Constructed for most of the Ravnican guild leaders. There are enough cards for Lazav and Niv-Mizzet, though, and you can do a combined Aurelia and Tajic deck.

Here's a Tahngarth deck, by request from @ajanionthespot

4x Charging Rhino
4x Ferocity
4x Flowstone Wyvern
4x Hand to Hand
4x Hurloon Shaman
4x Maniacal Rage
4x Mogg Sentry
4x Overrun
2x Squee, Goblin Nabob
2x Tahngarth, Talruum Hero

4x Copperline Gorge
4x Game Trail
4x Rootbound Crag
4x Forest
8x Mountain

@DialMforMara Ok, these would actually be a great way to introduce characters and get players caught up on their lore, if wizards sold these as pre-cons.

Here's a Mirri deck

4x Elven Warhounds (3G)
4x Gallantry (1W)
4x Keen Sense (G)
4x Llanowar Druid (1G)
4x Llanowar Sentinel (2G)
2x Mirri, Cat Warrior (1GG)
2x Mirri, Weatherlight Duelist (1GW)
2x Mirri's Guile (G)
2x Revive (1G)
4x Skyshroud Ranger (G)
4x Vitalize (G)

4x Fortified Village
4x Razorverge Thicket
4x Sunpetal Grove
12x Forest

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