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Re: Question for moderator re: spam

Postby MadMind75 » Sat Dec 18, 2010 2:00 am

Seriously, what is the deal with all the spam on the forum this past year? This wasn't an issue before that, at least not one that I saw.
Why the influx of spamming members? And why can't it be dealt with before it gets out of hand, like it is now?
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Re: Question for moderator re: spam

Postby bdog » Mon Dec 20, 2010 10:40 pm

TMF
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Re: Question for moderator re: spam

Postby cattyrood » Tue Dec 21, 2010 2:59 am

Damn - where's Sheppy when you need him?
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Re: Question for moderator re: spam

Postby Stu Levitan » Mon Dec 27, 2010 5:32 am

Jason - could you please do something about the spammers? Maybe just kick needyuoo off right now? thanks.
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Re: Question for moderator re: spam

Postby David Blaska » Mon Dec 27, 2010 12:48 pm

Why are libs so big on censorship? Speech codes at the UW in the 1990s, amending the 1st Amendment to limit speech.
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Re: Question for moderator re: spam

Postby Stebben84 » Mon Dec 27, 2010 1:03 pm

David Blaska wrote:Why are libs so big on censorship? Speech codes at the UW in the 1990s, amending the 1st Amendment to limit speech.


What, there was no other thread you could be a dumb ass on? Seriously, do you have to spew your vitriol everywhere you can?
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Re: Question for moderator re: spam

Postby scratch » Mon Dec 27, 2010 1:17 pm

David Blaska wrote:Why are libs so big on censorship? Speech codes at the UW in the 1990s, amending the 1st Amendment to limit speech.


At first I thought DB's posting was asinine even by his incredibly lax standards, then I realized: rightwing nutcakes think advertising is free speech; DB is a rightwing nutcake; therefore he thinks the inane spam that shows up before Jason gets a chance to remove it is a free speech issue. Makes perfect sense. Thanks for the object lesson, Dave! I don't know what I'd do without ya, but I'd certainly like to try.
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Re: Question for moderator re: spam

Postby David Blaska » Mon Dec 27, 2010 1:17 pm

If you don't have an answer, I will understand.
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Re: Question for moderator re: spam

Postby scratch » Mon Dec 27, 2010 1:19 pm

David Blaska wrote:If you don't have an answer, I will understand.


No, no, Dave, I'm saying that you, in your own creepy, self-referencing way ARE the answer. I stand in mute awe at your awesome awesomeness.
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Re: Question for moderator re: spam

Postby O.J. » Mon Dec 27, 2010 1:25 pm

David Blaska wrote:Why are libs so big on censorship? Speech codes at the UW in the 1990s, amending the 1st Amendment to limit speech.


Why aren't you as vigilant in your defense of free speech when it comes to rap music?
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Re: Question for moderator re: spam

Postby snoqueen » Mon Dec 27, 2010 1:27 pm

scratch wrote:... rightwing nutcakes think advertising is free speech; DB is a rightwing nutcake; therefore he thinks the inane spam that shows up before Jason gets a chance to remove it is a free speech issue.


Or else: needyooo (sp?) is a corporation; corporations are individuals; individuals enjoy the right to free speech; therefore inane spam should stay right where it is.

Or somethin'.

Clearly the theoretical underpinnings of DB's reasoning aren't crystal clear to anyone but him.
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Re: Question for moderator re: spam

Postby Henry Vilas » Mon Dec 27, 2010 1:39 pm

I guess DB doesn't know that the First Amendment prevents government from limiting free speech and that this forum is a private entity.
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Re: Question for moderator re: spam

Postby fisticuffs » Mon Dec 27, 2010 1:41 pm

the forum is a private entity.


The best kind of entity I might add. Too bad Mr. Blaska lacks the testicles to attach an email address to his mindless drivel of a blog. We could get him so much free speech he wouldn't know what to do with himself.
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Re: Question for moderator re: spam

Postby Ned Flanders » Mon Dec 27, 2010 1:50 pm

O.J. wrote:
David Blaska wrote:Why are libs so big on censorship? Speech codes at the UW in the 1990s, amending the 1st Amendment to limit speech.


Why aren't you as vigilant in your defense of free speech when it comes to rap music?

I will defend the Sugarhill Gang to the end Tipper Gore be damned!
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Re: Question for moderator re: spam

Postby David Blaska » Mon Dec 27, 2010 1:51 pm

fisticuffs wrote: Too bad Mr. Blaska lacks the testicles to attach an email address to his mindless drivel of a blog.

But I do have just enough equipment to use my real name. Just sayin'.
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