I still have the reboot account from 2003, but due to my user name being my actual real name, I stopped using it for privacy reasons.
Chicken. My account name is my real name, or at least might be if you warped space, time, and spelling sufficiently. Besides, aren't you due a far greater hand-slapping for multiple accounts?
Originally Posted by Valhauros
The worst part is that it has been part of the forum rules (#2) since forever, but for some reason, everyone ignores it, mods and users alike.
What kris said. There's a difference between, say, my Red-baiting, Leo being a coquette, or Saro sneering, and the various outbreaks of smappage and commercial carp that we're deluged with from time to time. EDIT - besides, they did away with the ranking system quite some while ago.
I remember the last time this came up in a big way, the yellow troll went bye-bye. This is the OTF, Val. The OTF has it's own unwritten rules, like "All topics are liable to go off-topic at any time, for any reason or for no reason at all. This is not a bug, this is a feature."
Just let it go man, no good can come from it.
Originally Posted by jmervyn
Originally Posted by krischan
Talking a lot isn't equal to talking a lot of nonsense.
Making hollow or ambiguous +1 posts are one thing (like for reaching a post count of 10 to be able to send PMs), being a chatterbox is fine. Talking a lot isn't equal to talking a lot of nonsense.
While that statement on its own is truthful, in context to what can be seen and read, in the totality of the forums, is disproportionately untrue. Hundreds of off-topic posts (in relation to a thread, not this particular sub-forum) can be considered as hollow and ambiguous. I've never seen anyone been banned, not even warned, about diverting a thread. What I cannot assert, though, is whether there are no sanctions due to flexibilty or out amity towards the members. Anyway, back to regular programming: