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General Chat Thread, Forum rules / code? in General; Originally Posted by Dos_Box Now, where's the pub? Well duh!... You forgot the PUB?!!! Well for Pete's sake DB, what ...
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    Quote Originally Posted by Dos_Box View Post
    Now, where's the pub?
    Well duh!... You forgot the PUB?!!!

    Well for Pete's sake DB, what were you thinking?!!

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    Well, I brouhg a few beers and just 'assumed' someone would set up a pub!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Dos_Box View Post
    Well, I brouhg a few beers and just 'assumed' someone would set up a pub!
    You might be good at setting up an IT community for education techs but your skills at organising that brewery sponsored p*ss up are sorely lacking... Don't give up the day job..


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    Quote Originally Posted by Dos_Box View Post
    It has grass verges and trees on the streets, and even the smell of a BBQ going on somewhere.
    Mmm - you left the BBQ out in this weather? It's gonna rust you know! Still, you can put me down for a burger - so long as it doesn't get too soggy

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    Quote Originally Posted by SteveBentley View Post
    I do wonder whether certain members who would fit into that category are in fact sock puppet accounts of more established members created for the purpose of whinging and trolling?
    I'm quite happy to use my real name.

    GJE

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    Quote Originally Posted by Dos_Box View Post
    Well, I brouhg a few beers and just 'assumed' someone would set up a pub!
    I'm suprised EduGeek hasn't setup an area on SecondLife :-) I mean you techies have nothing better to do.



    GJE

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    I tried to arrange a meet a few years ago but only a couple of people turned up

    regards

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    Quote Originally Posted by garethedmondson View Post
    I'm suprised EduGeek hasn't setup an area on SecondLife :-) I mean you techies have nothing better to do.

    Given the smiley face and troll icon, I'm hoping and assuming that comment was in jest

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    Quote Originally Posted by garethedmondson View Post
    I'm quite happy to use my real name.
    I wasn't including you in that comment, Gareth, I'd say you fit squarely into the first category continik defined, as an active member who makes a worthwhile contribution but has some constructive criticisms from time to time.

    I was talking about accounts which only appear to exist to post criticisms, pick arguments and generally troll, and suggesting that such accounts may be a second account set up for the purpose by a more established member as a sockpuppet.

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    Quote Originally Posted by webman View Post
    Given the smiley face and troll icon, I'm hoping and assuming that comment was in jest
    Yes it was in jest.

    Best wishes

    GJE

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    To be honest, I thing the site works really well. The ratio of trolls & idiots compared to really friendly, helpfull people is a lot better than I've found on a lot of other forums.
    I have no problem with threads being deleted if the admins feel it necessary and to be honest if the complainers just chilled out for a day and thought about why the thread had been deleted then they would learn a valuable lesson.
    The only thing I don't like to see is Mods taking the bait and posting narky comments back in threads when people criticise them. Please, just red card or PM the person involved, no need to sink to their level.

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    Quote Originally Posted by garethedmondson View Post
    I'm quite happy to use my real name.
    Likewise, although it's slightly less obvious (but it's there if you look for it).

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    Quote Originally Posted by powdarrmonkey View Post
    Likewise, although it's slightly less obvious (but it's there if you look for it).
    Yeknomrr Adwop - is that you?!

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    That's Mr Yeknomrr Adwop to you

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    Quote Originally Posted by powdarrmonkey View Post
    That's Mr Yeknomrr Adwop to you
    Where does a 10 ton powdarrmonkey sit?

    Anywhere it darned well wants...


    *ahem*... Ok, I'll



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