December 9th, 2003

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Last night...

Last night was one of the most beautiful full moons I've ever seen. I made a birthday wish of Mama Luna, then slept in the light of her grace. Perhaps, my wish will come true.

Happy Birthday to my big psychic twin, baronlaw!
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The Alpha Gamer Poll

This is for the gamers out there. I am going to be doing an article on the emergence of the alpha female gamer for Games Unplugged and I'd like to get some data if I could. This is for mostly for tabletop and LARP settings but can include the online RPG setting as well.

Alpha gamer female = the female who is at the top of the female social heirarchy in or out of game in a gamer context.

Poll #217640 The Alpha Gamer Poll...

Girls: What makes another female gamer "alpha" to you?

Girls: Have you ever been the alpha female? Describe the experience.

Girls: Have you ever been in a struggle for the alpha female position? Describe the experience.

Guys: What makes a female an "alpha" female gamer to you?

Guys: Have you ever watched an alpha female struggle? Describe.

Guys: How do you see alpha female gamers interacting with the males of the group?

All: What's the best kind of alpha gamer girl?

All: What's the worst kind of alpha gamer girl?

Which three things MUST a girl have to be alpha?

Good fashion sense
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Good public speaking skills
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Beauty (separate from clothing)
0(0.0%)
Intelligence (in general)
0(0.0%)
Acting/Role-playing ability
0(0.0%)
Bubbly personality
0(0.0%)
Money
0(0.0%)
Game Rules/System knowledge
0(0.0%)
Devious tendencies
0(0.0%)

Which three of these traits should an alpha gamer have?

Stubborn
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Ability to compromise
0(0.0%)
Devious
0(0.0%)
Honest
0(0.0%)
Sweet
0(0.0%)
Confidence
0(0.0%)
Leadership
0(0.0%)
Smart
0(0.0%)
Attention to detail
0(0.0%)
Ability to plan
0(0.0%)

Anything else you want to say about alpha gamer girls? Email if space is not enough.

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