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Old 25.10.2015, 02:31
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Private messages: a warning

This is just a reminder to all users to be careful what they write in private messages to strangers on EF. Even quite friendly and apparently helpful people may exploit that information for their own ends.

Unless you know an EF member in person, share nothing. There are some really dodgy people on the internets.

Oh, and if you're one of those dodgy people, don't imagine for one minute that it is acceptable to forward other people's private messages to strangers to prove a point. It isn't.

But you knew that anyway, right?
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Old 25.10.2015, 08:20
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Re: Private messages: a warning

I have no idea what you're on about, but yes, I learned at my own cost a few years ago that there are some very dodgy people on the Internet...
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Old 25.10.2015, 08:50
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private and internet...is an oxymoron
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Old 08.12.2015, 15:37
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A little bump to remind members that some people will ask some very personal questions by PM in an attempt to befriend you.

Do not trust them, unless you know them personally.

There are a lot of weirdoes on the internet, even (especially?) on EF.

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Old 08.12.2015, 15:41
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There are a lot of weirdoes on the internet, even (especially?) on EF.

LOLS.. best post of the day.
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Old 08.12.2015, 15:43
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You're weirder in real life
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Old 08.12.2015, 15:46
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You're weirder in real life
Not as weird as the malevolent witch who has been PMing me for the last hour or so.

I'd report her PMs, but none of them is quite offensive enough to earn a ban (apart from the fact that they keep coming after several requests to stop).

But I'm sure we'll get there in the end...
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Old 08.12.2015, 15:48
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Not as weird as the malevolent witch who has been PMing me for the last hour or so.

I'd report her PMs, but none of them are quite offensive enough to earn a ban (apart from the fact that they keep coming after several requests to stop).

But I'm sure we'll get there in the end...
Your life is sooooooo exciting.

Although having met you I have no idea why anyone would want to cyber-stalk you. You're perhaps the least stalkable person I can think of?
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Old 08.12.2015, 15:49
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Not as weird as the malevolent witch who has been PMing me for the last hour or so.

I'd report her PMs, but none of them is quite offensive enough to earn a ban (apart from the fact that they keep coming after several requests to stop).

But I'm sure we'll get there in the end...
You must be quite a WIZ - to be chased by a witch
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Your life is sooooooo exciting.

Although having met you I have no idea why anyone would want to cyber-stalk you. You're perhaps the least stalkable person I can think of?
Well, the stalker isn't very good at it, given that she thinks I have two sons and live in Zug.

I can't even attract quality stalkers...
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Old 08.12.2015, 15:51
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Well, the stalker isn't very good at it, given that she thinks I have two sons and live in Zug.

I can't even attract quality stalkers...
Have you told her your really name isn't Dougal yet?
And you eat more than one meal a day?

(Mind you "Archibald's Breakfast" would have been a rubbish username)
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Have you told her your really name isn't Dougal yet?
And you eat more than one meal a day?

(Mind you "Archibald's Breakfast" would have been a rubbish username)
Shhhhh! Some poor Archibald in Zug is going to wake up to find a bunny rabbit boiling on his kitchen stove...
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Old 08.12.2015, 15:56
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Re: Private messages: a warning

I only get the message "your post have been moved to thread xxx by yyy". Sometimes it feels like the mods accounts have been compromised by complete strangers
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Old 08.12.2015, 15:57
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Shhhhh! Some poor Archibald in Zug is going to wake up to find a bunny rabbit boiling on his kitchen stove...
So the Billag man boils rabbits?

I always knew he was a bad 'un.
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Old 08.12.2015, 15:59
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I know a man in Ticino with a recipe for that
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Old 08.12.2015, 16:33
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Re: Private messages: a warning

I'm pretty sure (but not 100%) if you put somebody on your ignore list that they can't PM you.

Though I guess that'd spoil your fun
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Old 08.12.2015, 16:39
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Well, the stalker isn't very good at it, given that she thinks I have two sons and live in Zug.

I can't even attract quality stalkers...
Ok just give us one nugget of info... is it a well-known member?
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Not much love around these days, must be the weather.
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So what you're saying is you didn't like my dick pics? I even got my zoom lens out for you
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Old 08.12.2015, 17:28
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So what you're saying is you didn't like my dick pics? I even got my zoom lens out for you
Chin up, it's just the weather - brass monkey and all that
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