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Old 11.06.2021, 17:08
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Hey, we managed to get to page 10 before somebody said it.
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Hey, we managed to get to page 10 before somebody said it.
I guess the new changes are already positive! This place is getting better everyday.
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Old 11.06.2021, 18:37
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The infraction you gave me last week. I did contact you & another moderator before escalating an ongoing complaint.
I guess this illustrates why a system with infractions is not really successful. Instead of acknowledging that they went too far (which they often do) and maybe take it down a few notches, they go and cry to the manager, who promptly sides with the person who screams the loudest and gives them what they want plus a bit more.
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Old 11.06.2021, 18:46
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Exactly. The mods take up additional challenge of managing this forum without any compensation. In reward,... difficult. Members a... tough job ... unproductive, toxic work.
Yeh , not very clever of them but let them carry on ... at the end EF is department in Ministry of Funny Walking !
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Old 11.06.2021, 18:49
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Re: Mod shakeup

Best Friday thread I've ever started!

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Old 11.06.2021, 18:59
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Hey, we managed to get to page 10 before somebody said it.
It's a bit disappointing though that "the forum that I moderate" also took 10 pages.
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Old 11.06.2021, 19:14
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ok - so my Friday is ruined on EF - in 20min and fast-forward button I learnt

- EF is social platform ( and I avoid all the social internet gizmo )
- infractions makes FMF headaches.
- FMF lives outside of Switzerland and only way he can stay on forum is when we vote to accept Malta as 27th canton - notice s2lemans be against as always!.
- there is Ignore button but I have not discovered it yet -and would really find use of it so need to find it
- Forum members are craving for power
- there is Editor Bob - like a Matrix crater that pulls the strings

....

Can I have my account deleted now please !
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Old 11.06.2021, 19:22
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ok - so my Friday is ruined on EF - in 20min and fast-forward button I learnt

- EF is social platform ( and I avoid all the social internet gizmo )
- infractions makes FMF headaches.
- FMF lives outside of Switzerland and only way he can stay on forum is when we vote to accept Malta as 27th canton - notice s2lemans be against as always!.
- there is Ignore button but I have not discovered it yet -and would really find use of it so need to find it
- Forum members are craving for power
- there is Editor Bob - like a Matrix crater that pulls the strings

....

Can I have my account deleted now please !
Oh, cmon. I do not see you as a flouncer.

So, why are you called hoover?
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Old 11.06.2021, 19:29
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Oh, cmon. I do not see you as a flouncer.

So, why are you called hoover?
Because he can suck it up!
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Old 11.06.2021, 19:50
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I guess this illustrates why a system with infractions is not really successful. Instead of acknowledging that they went too far (which they often do) and maybe take it down a few notches, they go and cry to the manager, who promptly sides with the person who screams the loudest and gives them what they want plus a bit more.
FMF to Ace1 just now

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Old 11.06.2021, 20:08
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FMF to Ace1 just now

Reminds me of children threatening:"You just wait until I'm your Mommy!"
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Old 11.06.2021, 20:20
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Reminds me of children threatening:"You just wait until I'm your Mommy!"
what about credit based moderation - accumulated as capital and can be spent but with it capital is spent - and every day there is lucky capital(ist) who won a lotto so can use his capital for next 72h...

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Old 11.06.2021, 20:21
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Because he can suck it up!
and that could have been beginning of such a beautiful friendship ...
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Old 11.06.2021, 20:44
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Re: Mod shakeup

In fairness, we don't really know how things transpired in this particular case. And if the pattern remains the same wrt EB, we will never know. Pity...

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I guess this illustrates why a system with infractions is not really successful. Instead of acknowledging that they went too far (which they often do) and maybe take it down a few notches, they go and cry to the manager, who promptly sides with the person who screams the loudest and gives them what they want plus a bit more.
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Old 11.06.2021, 20:55
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Re: Mod shakeup

Just came back from 11km walk with junior in the pram. I can assure you that there is life out there in such a lovey sunny weather, outside this forum

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Old 11.06.2021, 20:55
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Best Friday thread I've ever started!

Tom
OK, now you can tell us it was all a hoax
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Old 11.06.2021, 21:02
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Not like this, not on her own. Yes, theoretically she could have removed us from the SuperModerator group, but some of the other actions could, I believe, only be done by EB.
No, I never agreed to step down. I was considering leaving the EF and then decided to stick around.
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Re: Mod shakeup

What a complete shite forum this is turning out
to be with frigging mods modding each other, what a sad bunch of matey mates

I'm out of here...
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Old 11.06.2021, 21:09
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Read them in order, then you'll see you somehow have your goalposts in the changing rooms.

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Maybe you do not know that "start-up" and "sign-up" have different meanings?
"start-up" means;- start something new.
"sign-up" means;- join something existing.
"sign-up" does not mean "start something new".

Now with this explanation in your mind do read your post again.
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Old 11.06.2021, 21:23
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No, I never agreed to step down. I was considering leaving the EF and then decided to stick around.
Welcome back, Lib. I see you’ve been informed about the newest round of mod turnover. Is that the reason you’ve decided to check back in again?
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