Rank #24746 on CommentsLevel 184 Comments: Anon Annihilator
OfflineSend mail to BERTMGERT Block BERTMGERT Invite BERTMGERT to be your friend flag avatar
|Last status update:|| |
|Date Signed Up:||11/27/2010|
|FunnyJunk Career Stats|
|Highest Content Rank:||#1950|
|Highest Comment Rank:||#5753|
|Content Thumbs:||2378 total, 2594 , 216|
|Comment Thumbs:||887 total, 1008 , 121|
|Content Level Progress:|| 68.99% (69/100) |
Level 123 Content: Respected Member Of Famiry → Level 124 Content: Respected Member Of Famiry
|Comment Level Progress:|| 70% (7/10) |
Level 184 Comments: Anon Annihilator → Level 185 Comments: Anon Annihilator
|Times Content Favorited:||207 times|
|Total Comments Made:||236|
|Favorite Tags:||the (2)|
- Views: 31700Skillz
849 34 Total: +815
- Views: 27768The Hero Skyrim Deserves
704 40 Total: +664
- Views: 15668Oh Canada
296 11 Total: +285
- Views: 9427Technologic
34 7 Total: +27
- Views: 4290Good Guy Minecraft
37 14 Total: +23
- Views: 2571nananananananana Methman
25 4 Total: +21
- Views: 33639Alrighty Then
475 47 Total: +428
- Views: 6448Zelda Feels
64 8 Total: +56
- Views: 972Wat
8 2 Total: +6
- Views: 2007Always
9 3 Total: +6
latest user's comments
|#26 - the game in question would be Driver 2 for PS One. You can tel…||06/28/2015 on How to get away from the cops||+1|
|#92 - fix'd||06/20/2015 on To the frontpage starter pack||+1|
|#86 - **BERTMGERT used "*roll 1, 0-99*"** **BERTMGERT rolls 39**||04/30/2015 on Time to do something...||0|
|#899 - I am $18,000 dollars in debt from student loans and still have… [+] (1 new reply)||04/26/2015 on Mods tell you something...||0|
|#82 - Comment deleted||04/23/2015 on Cool places in Skyrim||0|
|#21 - Picture||04/21/2015 on For Robin||0|
|#45 - Maybe you Don't understand Non-Freedom breather, July 4, 1776 … [+] (1 new reply)||04/12/2015 on Wa?||0|
|#40 - It is still an instance, doesn't matter if it was the first or… [+] (3 new replies)||04/12/2015 on Wa?||-1|
|#38 - July 4, 1776 [+] (27 new replies)||04/12/2015 on Wa?||+1|
#103 - internetexplain (04/12/2015) [-]
yeah , no , you wish.
they declared independence without any assurance of support from outside , Washington just launched the attack hoping that Britain would see the 13 colonies as too insignificant to get seriously involved , which turned out to be a major miscalculation.
#104 - meganinja (04/12/2015) [-]
>war ends in their favor
I don't think you know what you're talking about. Declaring independence was an incredibly political move to garner support from Britain's enemies. Although it did take a bit of time for diplomats to convince them, France and Spain decided to assist them (although Spain did it in secret to prevent backlash while France did so openly).
By definition they didn't overestimate themselves because they won in the end, which was exactly where they were estimating themselves. By your logic, America entering WWII was them overestimating themselves, because they had other allies helping out.
#120 - meganinja (04/12/2015) [-]
verb (used with object), overestimated, overestimating.
to estimate at too high a value, amount, rate, or the like:
Don't overestimate the car's trade-in value.
to hold in too great esteem or to expect too much from:
Don't overestimate him—he's no smarter than you are.
an estimate that is too high.
Origin of overestimate
America estimated that by declaring independence, they could garner the support of other nations to assist them in kicking out the British. Their endeavor was a success, and in doing so they, and several other nations caused the British to surrender. There was a chance that this could fail, but it wasn't simply up to blind luck. I am not saying that the U.S. is a perfect nation and I have no idea how you thought I said anything even close to that, but in this specific case they had correctly estimated that they could gain help, and in doing so win the war.
|#1097 - no formatting every 5 to 6 pages, but other than that its runn…||04/04/2015 on Ask a Mod||0|