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    Veteran Forum

    Could we make a private forum for members over 5k posts to blab? Maybe require a certain number of reputation points as well?


    Last edited by JUKEBOX; 02-16-2012 at 01:25 AM.

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    Re: Veteran Forum

    Sounds like an interesting idea, but I wouldn't use post count as the entry limiter. Maybe length of membership and reputation.

    Speaking of reputation, our current rep system needs an overhaul. It's basically worthless as far as trying to gage someone's reputation on the board. The scale needs to be changed. And bring back negative rep. But I digress, that deserves its' own thread...



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    Re: Veteran Forum

    have fun with that



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    Re: Veteran Forum

    Jukebox pleeeeaaaaaaaaaaaaaease give me your username and password for this exclusive club. I want to join but I have to make thousands of more posts....



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    Re: Veteran Forum

    I would make it for Christian, straight, white, male, landowners only. I think that would be a really good idea.



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    Re: Veteran Forum

    Id like a forum for people who have 7918 posts at 6:49 AM on February 16, 2011 and live in Ankeny, Iowa.



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    Re: Veteran Forum

    Quote Originally Posted by chuckd4735 View Post
    Id like a forum for people who have 7918 posts at 6:49 AM on February 16, 2011 and live in Ankeny, Iowa.
    Going to be pretty lonely in that one...



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    Re: Veteran Forum

    Quote Originally Posted by chuckd4735 View Post
    Id like a forum for people who have 7918 posts at 6:49 AM on February 16, 2011 and live in Ankeny, Iowa.
    You're going to have to go back and prove that you posted last year at this time

    I think 30K posts should be sufficient to keep out the riff raff



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    Re: Veteran Forum

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclonepride View Post
    You're going to have to go back and prove that you posted last year at this time

    I think 30K posts should be sufficient to keep out the riff raff
    Dammit. It usually take me until about March to get used to writing 2012...



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    Re: Veteran Forum

    I would like my own forum so I wouldn't have to read other people's opinions at all.



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    Re: Veteran Forum

    Quote Originally Posted by Freebird View Post
    I would like my own forum so I wouldn't have to read other people's opinions at all.
    I think that is a brilliant idea Freebird. You are such a smart man and the lady's all love you.



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    Re: Veteran Forum

    If this were to happen it should be based on rep. That way the Hawk trolls for sure can't get in. (Not talking about the good Hawk posters on this site.)



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    Re: Veteran Forum

    Agree on some sore of rep requirement, as opposed to number of posts. Quantity doesn't necessarily mean quality..


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    Re: Veteran Forum

    Quote Originally Posted by cstrunk View Post
    Sounds like an interesting idea, but I wouldn't use post count as the entry limiter. Maybe length of membership and reputation.

    Speaking of reputation, our current rep system needs an overhaul. It's basically worthless as far as trying to gage someone's reputation on the board. The scale needs to be changed. And bring back negative rep. But I digress, that deserves its' own thread...
    This is a popular request... but a moderation nightmare. People attack each other via negative rep, then we hear lots of complaints about it and have to moderate it. There were both internet tough guys AND people being too sensitive when we had it.


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    Re: Veteran Forum

    Are Vietnam veterans welcome?



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