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Offlinex Ju x Happy Birthday
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Wtf is STAL?
    #11362621 - 11/01/09 03:15 PM (8 years, 22 days ago)

I've noticed that on the bottom of a lot of the polls I've seen on this forum the bottom option is STAL. Wtf does it mean?


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Re: Wtf is STAL? [Re: x Ju x]
    #11362626 - 11/01/09 03:16 PM (8 years, 22 days ago)

Sir-Tokes-A-Lot was a user who used to complain when a poll didn't include an option for those who were not affected/counted/relevant.


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Re: Wtf is STAL? [Re: memes]
    #11362630 - 11/01/09 03:17 PM (8 years, 22 days ago)

ive also always wandered exactly what it meant. :grin: until now


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Re: Wtf is STAL? [Re: ShroomerRoss]
    #11362651 - 11/01/09 03:21 PM (8 years, 22 days ago)

Ohhh that makes sense now. haha.

I just saw a poll in another thread and was like... what the hell does STAL mean and why is it always on the bottom of polls?


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Re: Wtf is STAL? [Re: x Ju x]
    #11363030 - 11/01/09 04:24 PM (8 years, 22 days ago)

Quote:

x Ju x said:
why is it always on the bottom of polls?




FYI: polls on the Shroomery without a STAL option are considered invalid polls.


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Re: Wtf is STAL? [Re: x Ju x]
    #11363103 - 11/01/09 04:34 PM (8 years, 22 days ago)

Sometimes Ranchy is also added


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Re: Wtf is STAL? [Re: Paw_Paw]
    #11363303 - 11/01/09 05:05 PM (8 years, 22 days ago)

lol i thought it ment


  To halt the motion or progress of; bring to a standstill.


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Re: Wtf is STAL? [Re: hidenseek]
    #11363447 - 11/01/09 05:31 PM (8 years, 22 days ago)

I wondered this too.

Now I need wonder no more.


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Re: Wtf is STAL? [Re: Gumby]
    #11364307 - 11/01/09 07:56 PM (8 years, 22 days ago)

Quote:

Gumby said:
Quote:

x Ju x said:
why is it always on the bottom of polls?




FYI: polls on the Shroomery without a STAL option are considered invalid polls.



learn something every day:thumbup:


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Re: Wtf is STAL? [Re: memes]
    #11364311 - 11/01/09 07:57 PM (8 years, 22 days ago)

Quote:

meams said:
Sir-Tokes-A-Lot was a user who used to complain when a poll didn't include an option for those who were not affected/counted/relevant.



Beat me to it.


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Re: Wtf is STAL? [Re: trip forever]
    #11364320 - 11/01/09 08:00 PM (8 years, 22 days ago)

sir tokes alot beat you to it? should we call it a TF?


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Re: Wtf is STAL? [Re: hidenseek] * 1
    #11364339 - 11/01/09 08:04 PM (8 years, 22 days ago)

I :heart: this community


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Re: Wtf is STAL? [Re: memes]
    #11364383 - 11/01/09 08:13 PM (8 years, 22 days ago)

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meams said:
I :heart: this community



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Re: Wtf is STAL? [Re: x Ju x]
    #11364415 - 11/01/09 08:18 PM (8 years, 22 days ago)

STAL isn't just some final option to see the results without
having to vote.  STAL is much more than that.  STAL
enables us to create a valid poll where someone who falls
into the "Other," "Does not apply," "NA" or "Don't know/
don't care" categories can provide some feedback without
skewing the results.

It really is ingenious.


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Re: Wtf is STAL? [Re: Jair]
    #11364559 - 11/01/09 08:45 PM (8 years, 22 days ago)

or you could have a see results option like every other website


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Re: Wtf is STAL? [Re: hidenseek]
    #11364567 - 11/01/09 08:47 PM (8 years, 22 days ago)

That defeats the whole purpose.  Sometimes the people who
read the question but don't want to vote or don't fit into a
category need to be factored in as well.  The STAL population
is an important one.


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Re: Wtf is STAL? [Re: hidenseek]
    #11364579 - 11/01/09 08:49 PM (8 years, 22 days ago)

Quote:

hidenseek said:
or you could have a see results option like every other website




We have that option, but that doesn't count abstentions. STAL does.


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Re: Wtf is STAL? [Re: Jair]
    #11364614 - 11/01/09 08:55 PM (8 years, 22 days ago)

Quote:

Jair said:
STAL isn't just some final option to see the results without
having to vote.  STAL is much more than that.  STAL
enables us to create a valid poll where someone who falls
into the "Other," "Does not apply," "NA" or "Don't know/
don't care" categories can provide some feedback without
skewing the results.

It really is ingenious.





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Re: Wtf is STAL? [Re: Todcasil]
    #11364633 - 11/01/09 08:58 PM (8 years, 22 days ago)

Quote:

Todcasil said:
Quote:

Jair said:
STAL isn't just some final option to see the results without
having to vote.  STAL is much more than that.  STAL
enables us to create a valid poll where someone who falls
into the "Other," "Does not apply," "NA" or "Don't know/
don't care" categories can provide some feedback without
skewing the results.

It really is ingenious.





Lightning Fractal?




:confused:


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Re: Wtf is STAL? [Re: Jair]
    #11364767 - 11/01/09 09:19 PM (8 years, 22 days ago)

...Wait for it........


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