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Old 23rd October 2012, 01:50 PM   #11
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Originally Posted by erin View Post
I wonder if this is your passionate thought on the matter, or a dig at me? LOL
I haven't got the faintest idea who you are and I have no recollection of ever reading another post from you. So no, it has absolutely nothing to do with you and everything to do with freedom of speech and the benefits of inclusivity. ;-)
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Old 23rd October 2012, 02:11 PM   #12
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Originally Posted by sq225917 View Post
I haven't got the faintest idea who you are and I have no recollection of ever reading another post from you. ............
I know he claims an association to Australia and that he had posted 807 previous times.
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Old 23rd October 2012, 02:16 PM   #13
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Originally Posted by bear View Post
You can always tag a post using the "!" in the red triangle to the lower left of every post... that would work about the same as "quasi". It goes to the moderators.

Afaik, that is some sort of secret society, the moderators.

In my opinion, this "call" doesn't work, a couple times I report a post and nothing happened.
Old 23rd October 2012, 03:37 PM   #14
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As one of the moderators said earlier, such a move would lead to chaos. Please allow to remain a forum where the experts and the novices interact, both for personal and common good. This is possible only because of the great work of our moderators.
Old 23rd October 2012, 03:57 PM   #15
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Appreciate everyone's input. I think everything that could be said has been said- this forum is all about unfettered technical discussion, ALL sides of any issue welcome. Other forums work differently, and that's fine too- we all have lots of choices, it's an abundant universe.
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Old 23rd October 2012, 10:41 PM   #16
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Let me add that the core of the subject, keeping threads on topic, is already possible. If a thread goes off topic, clik the report post (the triangle with exclamation) and send a suggestion, with post #s, to split off the off-topic into a new thread.

We do this all the time, much gets not done because we can't be everywhere.

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