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Posted: 7/24/2002 11:34:58 AM EST
Wow. I've seen threads get locked before, even caused one, but I've NEVER seen one removed from the board completely. I'm just curious why. I've seen far more "removable" threads get locked and left in place. Just curious...
Link Posted: 7/24/2002 11:38:57 AM EST
Link Posted: 7/24/2002 11:44:21 AM EST
Not criticizing the decision, per se. Simply pointing out it's extremely unusual, at least in my experience. Gotta admit, though, that we probably all thought the same thing, as terrible as it is to think that way. So, what will you Mods do with it? Again, just curious...
Link Posted: 7/24/2002 11:48:36 AM EST
what is done with it in the moderator forum?
Link Posted: 7/24/2002 11:49:09 AM EST
Link Posted: 7/24/2002 11:49:45 AM EST
Link Posted: 7/24/2002 11:59:22 AM EST
one of mine was completly removed once.
Link Posted: 7/24/2002 12:11:52 PM EST
I posted the original with a link to his possible presidential run, but I agree what came later shouldn't be going on here and didn't pertain to the subject.
Link Posted: 7/24/2002 12:43:58 PM EST
Link Posted: 7/24/2002 12:47:56 PM EST
Link Posted: 7/24/2002 1:10:15 PM EST
Long as we are all clear - my post WAS NOT racist in nature.
Link Posted: 7/24/2002 2:47:22 PM EST
What happened near the end? I missed it...[>Q]
Link Posted: 7/24/2002 3:32:27 PM EST
I think there should be a thread purgatory, where we can see the errs of others! No? ok... I'm with legs then
Link Posted: 7/24/2002 3:40:51 PM EST
Originally Posted By eurotrash: what is done with it in the moderator forum?
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This is a Q for GB.
Link Posted: 7/24/2002 3:47:49 PM EST
My .02 cents Everyone runs their boards as they see fit and thats how it should be,I am an Admin on another board and we have a policy that we wil delete any illegal post but all others stand regardless of the vile nature or racist remarks. It works for us over there but it would not work here ,civility is king here and i agree with that. The one thing i would do is delete or move the offending post itself,that way whole threads are not lost to oblivion and it makes good sense to,I have seen people try and get a topic locked on purpose because they are losing an argument or they just plain hate the topic or subject for some reason. Wierd things happen on BBS's and i have seen some of the wierdest.
Link Posted: 7/24/2002 5:35:39 PM EST
Sheesh. Why not just delete the offending post? The mods did that to mine a couple of times, when I posted mildly risque pictures of healthy young women.[moon]
Link Posted: 7/24/2002 6:20:24 PM EST
[Last Edit: 7/24/2002 6:49:35 PM EST by McUZI]
Nah. Know what? I'll delete this because I like this place. Here. You decide. [img]http://more.abcnews.go.com/media/Politics/images/rt_jail_sharpton_010817_nv.jpg[/img]
Link Posted: 7/24/2002 6:25:42 PM EST
in before the lock [8D]
Link Posted: 7/24/2002 6:31:20 PM EST
Originally Posted By Badseed: I think there should be a thread purgatory, where we can see the errs of others! ...
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Ya you right. I don't appreciate being denied the pleasure of reading the thread myself, although I understand the need to moderate. I've been here 4 years. Cut me some slack and email me the thread if you can. I want to read it all, warts and everything.
Link Posted: 7/24/2002 6:44:57 PM EST
IN BEFORE THE LOCK!!!!!!!!!! Scott
Link Posted: 7/24/2002 6:45:36 PM EST
Since when is a picture of an actor all done up for "Planet of the Apes" an accurate representation of a link in the evolution of man?[rolleyes] See below for your punishment!
Link Posted: 7/24/2002 6:46:19 PM EST
hmm.. never been on a locked thread before im thinking this one might be my first so im in too [:)]
Link Posted: 7/24/2002 6:55:14 PM EST
I know I thought about making an offensive post, but then I noticed the grey suburban with tinted windows parked across the street, and now, for the life of me, I can't remember what I was going to say......[>:/]
Link Posted: 7/24/2002 7:02:42 PM EST
McUzi, Now your sayin Al Sharpton looks like Diana Ross?
Link Posted: 7/24/2002 7:05:55 PM EST
Originally Posted By McUZI: Nah. Know what? I'll delete this because I like this place. Here. You decide. [img]http://more.abcnews.go.com/media/Politics/images/rt_jail_sharpton_010817_nv.jpg[/img]
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Looks like a Silverback holding a microphone..[:D]
Link Posted: 7/24/2002 8:08:40 PM EST
what cave did he come out of... he has that Al Gore vibe going.. i really enjoyed the planet of the apes...comparison.. i hope that gal behind him is on the forehead tranplant list as a donor.. she has alot to offer her fellow man.. BTW.. i shave my head due to hair loss but..it looks odd on a female..sorta ROBOCOP'ish.. PS.. in before the LOCKDOWN....
Link Posted: 7/24/2002 8:23:35 PM EST
Link Posted: 7/24/2002 8:37:05 PM EST
Originally Posted By Dukota: IBTL
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Link Posted: 7/24/2002 8:41:07 PM EST
Ditto to the ditto
Link Posted: 7/24/2002 8:46:01 PM EST
DADGURNIT! I said "IN BEFORE THE LOCK!!!" Where is the lock? Scott
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