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« on: December 23, 2011, 04:44:51 am »
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http://uselectionatlas.org/FORUM/index.php?topic=139461.0

Come on, a page or two of off-topic posts every couple of pages of the thread isn't the end of the world. It's a good thread to watch the changing public sentiment on this issue in the states. There's new numbers out too.

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« Reply #1 on: December 23, 2011, 05:17:31 am »
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Well, if it's not unlocked I'll create a new one, and if it's locked again a new one and so on.

And if they are all locked, I'll outsource it to MY board (because it's a 2012 issue).

Take this, fascist mod colleagues ... ! Wink Tongue
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« Reply #2 on: December 23, 2011, 09:40:51 am »
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Probably because opebo posted in it and ruined it.
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« Reply #3 on: December 23, 2011, 11:13:29 am »
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Why was this thread locked?
because opebo posted in it.

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« Reply #4 on: December 24, 2011, 08:44:28 am »
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« Reply #5 on: December 24, 2011, 09:05:46 am »
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You yourself said a page or two every couple of pages; or, 2 pages every 2 pages, or 50% of the entire thread. I think that's your answer.
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« Reply #6 on: December 24, 2011, 09:10:26 am »
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You yourself said a page or two every couple of pages; or, 2 pages every 2 pages, or 50% of the entire thread. I think that's your answer.

It's a 4-month old thread about polls on an issue and the off-topic posts are usually about the issue itself rather than the polling.

It's not like people were talking about their favorite food or anything.
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« Reply #7 on: December 24, 2011, 04:25:25 pm »
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I have to agree with the OP here. It was a few posters who went off topic, and even then the comedy was precious. Wormy sunned it up there with his best post ever. Cheesy.

This deserves unlocked.
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« Reply #8 on: December 24, 2011, 07:47:13 pm »
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Well, if it's not unlocked I'll create a new one, and if it's locked again a new one and so on.

And if they are all locked, I'll outsource it to MY board (because it's a 2012 issue).

Take this, fascist mod colleagues ... ! Wink Tongue

Wait a minute. Who locked it? It wasn't me. Mr. Moderate pm'd that it wasn't him and suggested it might've been whoever the OP was, but I think this post shows it was't TB.

Did another mod lock a thread on our page? For now, this thread is getting unlocked forthwith.
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« Reply #9 on: December 24, 2011, 10:15:48 pm »
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There are only four people who could lock that thread:  its creator (who said it wasn't him), the two moderators for that board (who said it wasn't them), and Dave.

Edit:  I forgot Nym too, but he usually lets us know when he gets involved in things like this.
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« Reply #10 on: December 24, 2011, 10:24:27 pm »
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Thanks for the unlock Mods

There are only four people who could lock that thread:  its creator (who said it wasn't him), the two moderators for that board (who said it wasn't them), and Dave.

lol if it was Dave
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« Reply #11 on: December 28, 2011, 08:53:17 pm »
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You know, I just remembered accidentally and momentarily locking another thread the other day fumbling with the touchscreen on my new phone, so possibly.... Embarrassed
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« Reply #12 on: December 28, 2011, 09:22:22 pm »
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It wasn't me. I agree that it should be unlocked.
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« Reply #13 on: December 29, 2011, 09:16:18 am »
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This should become an universal rule.
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« Reply #14 on: December 29, 2011, 12:52:30 pm »
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You know, I just remembered accidentally and momentarily locking another thread the other day fumbling with the touchscreen on my new phone, so possibly.... Embarrassed

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« Reply #15 on: December 30, 2011, 02:06:50 pm »
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You know, I just remembered accidentally and momentarily locking another thread the other day fumbling with the touchscreen on my new phone, so possibly.... Embarrassed

You BASTARD!  Ban the Badg!  Tongue

I said "possibly". You can't prove anything!! Tongue
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