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New Year. New We.

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It has been a while since any of our drafts have gone public and we wanted to start the new year off right by addressing that problem. First, some updates about the team and our content.

For context, the Welcome Thrillhouse Group CTF team was started by @strupo_ with the idea that the team would welcome anyone during onsite CTFs and that we would focus more on knowledge sharing rather than winning. Though winning is always nice, writing up the challenges we solved would be our way of giving something back to the community that we all learn so much from.

But for some reason or another, strupo_ has been the sole contributor to the blog, and that was never the intention. Drunk with power, he imposed his love of the Simpsons and occult symbolism onto the team and made that our brand. Everyone seems to enjoy our flagrant appropriation of Milhouse Van Houten being edgy, but the occult symbolism has raised enough eyebrows for the team to be concerned that maybe we were not being as welcoming…