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Lye


Lye

Fate Keeps Telling Me To Stop


Total posts: 270
Posted:And I know you won't be defensive because of the definition of this forum.

1. Censored words: anyone who isn't of age here is going to be exposed to MUCH more questionable material than a swear word in print, just because of the lifestyle. Seems unncessisary.

2. This search for the topic before you post it. Can you disable it in some of the forums? It's completely useless in the forums that I post in (advanced poi moves, tech discussion and this forum - for various obvious reasons)

I'm just saying. Thanks grin

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brenonfire413
SILVER Member since Dec 2009

brenonfire413

Fire Spinner Exarch
Location: New Orleans, LA United States,...

Total posts: 514
Posted:I can see the merit in being able to post whatever you want, but on the other hand that opens up the potential for this place to slide downhill real fast to where the anticipated response to any post would be something like "U r gay, I hope you censored die!!!11!!!1 blah blah blah" or "OMG girl show your tits I'd like to blah blah blah to you!!!!@!!111!!!" Not that I'd expect this from our regular posters who seem to have more class than that. But I think the general vibe we have here most of the time and the blocked swearing both do a lot to keep away immature little pricks who'd use this forum as their own personal stomping grounds. Look at the posts by that Raymond Phule guy a few years back. That dumbass couldn't conjugate a sentence without swearing and all it did was highlight the fact the guy was a complete moron who really had nothing good to say. I may joke about epic flame wars, but would rather not see this site become something that people only go to for bitching or flaming purposes. For the most part, everyone on this site seems pretty chill and would like to keep it that way.

"Are you sure it's safe to drink bleach?"
"Yes, bleach is 90% water, we are 90% water, therefore: we are bleach."
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Dom
BRONZE Member since Dec 2001

Dom

Carpal \'Tunnel
Location: Bristol, UK

Total posts: 3009
Posted:Indeed, time to let this thread die I think. The rules ain't changing and a good thing to learn in life is not to worry about the little things you can do nothing about. Skip on over them and keep walking people!

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Lye


Lye

Fate Keeps Telling Me To Stop


Total posts: 270
Posted:Originally Posted By: brenonfire413I can see the merit in being able to post whatever you want, but on the other hand that opens up the potential for this place to slide downhill real fast to where the anticipated response to any post would be something like "U r gay, I hope you censored die!!!11!!!1 blah blah blah" or "OMG girl show your tits I'd like to blah blah blah to you!!!!@!!111!!!" Not that I'd expect this from our regular posters who seem to have more class than that. But I think the general vibe we have here most of the time and the blocked swearing both do a lot to keep away immature little pricks who'd use this forum as their own personal stomping grounds. Look at the posts by that Raymond Phule guy a few years back. That dumbass couldn't conjugate a sentence without swearing and all it did was highlight the fact the guy was a complete moron who really had nothing good to say. I may joke about epic flame wars, but would rather not see this site become something that people only go to for bitching or flaming purposes. For the most part, everyone on this site seems pretty chill and would like to keep it that way.

To me this is having assumptions and generalisations about the culture. Have some confidence in your people!

We can let this thread die if you really want. I was having fun.


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Spanner
BRONZE Member since Feb 2003

Spanner

remembers when it was all fields round here
Location: in the works... somewhere..., ...

Total posts: 2790
Posted:Quote:I don't say that everyone fits into the generalization, but I could take all of your money me on generalizations you on "that's unfair!" betting rolling dice on a random sample of a set.

Social investigative method fail smile

Quote:You guys are really taking this personal for a forum described as "random daftness".

I think Rouge said it best! grin but your OP should really have been posted in Social Discussion.


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you are nice woman.

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SpinnerofDetroit
GOLD Member since Oct 2009

SpinnerofDetroit

All High Dude, Ruler of What You Want
Location: Trenton, MI, USA

Total posts: 2280
Posted:I personally am not taking anything very seriously in this thread. It was fun for a while, but it's kind of started to lean towards flaming, so maybe it should die.

Brennash, I would also like to keep people chill. I like it that way grin


The only luck is bad luck.

Shut up before I stall my poi up your ass grin

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Mother_Natures_Son
SILVER Member since Aug 2007

Mother_Natures_Son

Rampant whirler.
Location: Geelong, Victoria, Australia!

Total posts: 2418
Posted:Originally Posted By: LyeOriginally Posted By: Mother_Natures_SonI think you'll note that one of the times isn't this one... so the relevance of your claim is spurious at best.

I've read this about 10 times trying to figure out what the point is but I couldn't get it. A time it isn't inappropriate isn't this one..(?) but this is a resource for a culture, as forums are and they're all filled with whatever the people are into.


What I was referring to was the simple fact that while generalisations may be useful in some situations its not useful in a public forum aimed at being suitable for anyone of any cultural background/age/shoe size.


This thread should die. If it were in any other forum I'd discard it as a troll thread. I won't be posting in here again.


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Lye


Lye

Fate Keeps Telling Me To Stop


Total posts: 270
Posted:Whoa.

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Fine_Rabid_Dog


Internet Hate Machine
Location: They seek him here, they seek ...

Total posts: 10530
Posted:Yarp, this thread is what scientists are calling pretty ghey.

On that note, *hipthrust*


The existance of flamethrowers says that someone, somewhere, at sometime said "I need to set that thing on fire, but it's too far away."

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Lye


Lye

Fate Keeps Telling Me To Stop


Total posts: 270
Posted:Originally Posted By: Fine_Rabid_DogYarp, this thread is what scientists are calling pretty ghey.

yeah nice. less swears more slurs... tired


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Rouge Dragon
BRONZE Member since Jul 2003

Rouge Dragon

Insert Champagne Here
Location: without class distinction, Aus...

Total posts: 13215
Posted:It's the HoP way.

*hipthrust*


i would have changed ***** to phallus, and claire to petey Petey

Rougie: but that's what I'm doing here
Arnwyn: what letting me adjust myself in your room?..don't you dare quote that on HoP...

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SpinnerofDetroit
GOLD Member since Oct 2009

SpinnerofDetroit

All High Dude, Ruler of What You Want
Location: Trenton, MI, USA

Total posts: 2280
Posted:I hear dat!

*hipthrust*


The only luck is bad luck.

Shut up before I stall my poi up your ass grin

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Sister Eleven
GOLD Member since Aug 2009

Sister Eleven

owner of the group property
Location: Seattle, WA, USA

Total posts: 1277
Posted:Be careful. I hear studies at a Romanian university have found a possible link between pelvic thrusts and insanity...

p|.q|r:|::s|.s|s:|:.s|q.|:p|s.|.p|s

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Rouge Dragon
BRONZE Member since Jul 2003

Rouge Dragon

Insert Champagne Here
Location: without class distinction, Aus...

Total posts: 13215
Posted:Pelvic thrusts keep insanity away?

i would have changed ***** to phallus, and claire to petey Petey

Rougie: but that's what I'm doing here
Arnwyn: what letting me adjust myself in your room?..don't you dare quote that on HoP...

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Seaspray


Seaspray

stranger by the day
Location: At the Back of the North Wind

Total posts: 924
Posted:Yes, insanity dislikes ice cream too

Just a dancer in the dark

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Fine_Rabid_Dog


Internet Hate Machine
Location: They seek him here, they seek ...

Total posts: 10530
Posted:lye: for someone trying to update the board, your grip on Internet slang is found somewhat lacking. http://www.urbandictionary.com/iphone/#search/define_json?term=ghey


Try not to fail so hard next time

Thread succesfully derailed. Good job team. Let's find another rubbish one to get silly with.

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The existance of flamethrowers says that someone, somewhere, at sometime said "I need to set that thing on fire, but it's too far away."

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Lye


Lye

Fate Keeps Telling Me To Stop


Total posts: 270
Posted:I don't really keep track of the sexual orientation of insults. I guess it was a fail. Congrats on the super win post.

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