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To Keep or not to Keep the Philosophy, Sociology, & Psychology's forum Rule #5
    #11331525 - 10/27/09 02:57 PM (8 years, 1 month ago)

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5) Long-time forum regulars will generally get a littler more discretion from the moderators than noobs. This is in recognition of their many contributions to the nature and character of this forum, and the many times they've had to deal with the noob who shows up with a new, mind-blowing concept that's actually an old rag we've deconstructed here a hundred times over the years. If you're new here, keep that in mind. Stick around and become a regular yourself!


Do you want to leave PS&P's Rule #5 as it is?
You may choose only one
Yes
No


Votes accepted from (10/27/09 02:57 PM) to (No end specified)
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It's one thing to simply enjoy a style of life that one enjoys, but it's another thing altogether to refer to another person's choice as "wrong" or to rationalize their behavior as being pathological or resulting from some sort of inadequacy or failing so as to create a sense of superiority or separation as yet another projection of a personal fear or control issue.


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Re: To Keep or not to Keep the Philosophy, Sociology, & Psychology's forum Rule #5 [Re: Poid]
    #11332587 - 10/27/09 06:08 PM (8 years, 1 month ago)

Bump. :bump:


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fireworks_god said:
It's one thing to simply enjoy a style of life that one enjoys, but it's another thing altogether to refer to another person's choice as "wrong" or to rationalize their behavior as being pathological or resulting from some sort of inadequacy or failing so as to create a sense of superiority or separation as yet another projection of a personal fear or control issue.


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Re: To Keep or not to Keep the Philosophy, Sociology, & Psychology's forum Rule #5 [Re: Poid]
    #11332617 - 10/27/09 06:12 PM (8 years, 1 month ago)

I'm not sure why it matters at all...


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Re: To Keep or not to Keep the Philosophy, Sociology, & Psychology's forum Rule #5 [Re: andrewss]
    #11332679 - 10/27/09 06:23 PM (8 years, 1 month ago)

If that's the way you feel, then don't vote. :shrug:


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Well I try my best to be just like I am, but everybody wants you to be just like them. --  Bob Dylan
fireworks_god said:
It's one thing to simply enjoy a style of life that one enjoys, but it's another thing altogether to refer to another person's choice as "wrong" or to rationalize their behavior as being pathological or resulting from some sort of inadequacy or failing so as to create a sense of superiority or separation as yet another projection of a personal fear or control issue.


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Re: To Keep or not to Keep the Philosophy, Sociology, & Psychology's forum Rule #5 [Re: Poid]
    #11343317 - 10/29/09 03:58 AM (8 years, 1 month ago)

The rule is bullshit and needs to be discarded.  Whatever good purpose it once served is over.  Now it's just a clever way for injustice to rule.  Whatever will happen know this: the dweebs will win.

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Re: To Keep or not to Keep the Philosophy, Sociology, & Psychology's forum Rule #5 [Re: Mr. Mushrooms]
    #11344314 - 10/29/09 12:08 PM (8 years, 1 month ago)

What the changes that could be made to the rule?


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Re: To Keep or not to Keep the Philosophy, Sociology, & Psychology's forum Rule #5 [Re: Poid]
    #11344717 - 10/29/09 01:37 PM (8 years, 1 month ago)

WHY IS THERE NO STAL :crankey:

seriously this is a bad poll and a dumb question
that "rule" is barely even a rule -- it's basically just the formal recognition of a fact

because pretty much no matter what, more "net respect" will be paid to the older and more experienced PS&Pers than the newbies

this is A: a good thing, and B: totally unavoidable
unless you want to somehow enforce a lowered standard of respect for old members


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Re: To Keep or not to Keep the Philosophy, Sociology, & Psychology's forum Rule #5 [Re: dstark]
    #11347448 - 10/29/09 09:02 PM (8 years, 1 month ago)

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What the changes that could be made to the rule?




Discretion equates to favoritism, or inequality and unfairness.  It's like rewriting the speed laws.  "If you've had a driver's license for over 25 years, you can go 20 miles over the speed limit without getting a ticket."  I'm sorry.  That's fucked up.  :thumbdown:


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Re: To Keep or not to Keep the Philosophy, Sociology, & Psychology's forum Rule #5 [Re: Mr. Mushrooms]
    #11347471 - 10/29/09 09:05 PM (8 years, 1 month ago)

So what's your stance? Would you like rule #5 to be repealed? :undecided:


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Well I try my best to be just like I am, but everybody wants you to be just like them. --  Bob Dylan
fireworks_god said:
It's one thing to simply enjoy a style of life that one enjoys, but it's another thing altogether to refer to another person's choice as "wrong" or to rationalize their behavior as being pathological or resulting from some sort of inadequacy or failing so as to create a sense of superiority or separation as yet another projection of a personal fear or control issue.


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Re: To Keep or not to Keep the Philosophy, Sociology, & Psychology's forum Rule #5 [Re: Poid]
    #11349150 - 10/30/09 12:41 AM (8 years, 1 month ago)

Obviously.  Why should someone get special privileges because they found the Shroomery first?


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Re: To Keep or not to Keep the Philosophy, Sociology, & Psychology's forum Rule #5 [Re: Poid]
    #11349240 - 10/30/09 12:54 AM (8 years, 1 month ago)

I like it. It could be watered down, though.


I think posters should prove their worth. :shrug:

What's so bad about that?


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