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« on: February 29, 2012, 10:28:48 pm »
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If we're going to censor incredibly mild profanity that people use incredibly casually and I've even heard in church before why is a word actually considered offensive not being censored?

This double standard is another reason why no one takes most of the moderation seriously. On DU for example people post uncensored "f**ks" and "s**ts" all the time, but I know saying that word almost always would get a banning except in very rare circumstances (like a quote).
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« Reply #1 on: March 01, 2012, 04:46:20 am »
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Please don't remind them. They might ban that one too.
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« Reply #2 on: March 01, 2012, 11:55:32 am »
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Dave was the one who created and is the only one who can thus change the profanity filter.
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« Reply #3 on: March 01, 2012, 12:01:10 pm »
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Dave was the one who created and is the only one who can thus change the profanity filter.

He just needs to make you ruler of all things Atlas Forum and be done with it Smiley
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« Reply #4 on: March 01, 2012, 12:35:24 pm »
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Dave was the one who created and is the only one who can thus change the profanity filter.

Is Dave still aware of this forum's existence?

Serious question.
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« Reply #5 on: March 01, 2012, 12:48:27 pm »
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He's always responded promptly to my emails.
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« Reply #6 on: March 01, 2012, 01:14:01 pm »
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Dave was the one who created and is the only one who can thus change the profanity filter.

Is Dave still aware of this forum's existence?

Serious question.
He's always responded promptly to my emails.

My lord, Nym, have you been so kind to petition King David requesting that the jmfcst be made a Mod?
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« Reply #7 on: March 01, 2012, 01:17:26 pm »
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Dave was the one who created and is the only one who can thus change the profanity filter.

Is Dave still aware of this forum's existence?

Serious question.
He's always responded promptly to my emails.

My lord, Nym, have you been so kind to petition King David requesting that the jmfcst be made a Mod?

You can't send an e-mail?  Not that it'll lead to modship, but quit bugging Nym...
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« Reply #8 on: March 01, 2012, 01:33:49 pm »
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My lord, Nym, have you been so kind to petition King David requesting that the jmfcst be made a Mod?
You can't send an e-mail?  Not that it'll lead to modship, but quit bugging Nym...

I pray thee forgive me, Lord Modship, but I believed Lord Nym could better influence His Excellency's clemency and obtain the promotion of the jmfcst. 

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Do not fight with one another over my banning.  I've enjoyed the time I have spent with all of you, but the time really has come for me to leave.  It is what I want.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z9Y_GLT4_9I

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« Reply #9 on: March 01, 2012, 01:41:56 pm »
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My lord, Nym, have you been so kind to petition King David requesting that the jmfcst be made a Mod?
You can't send an e-mail?  Not that it'll lead to modship, but quit bugging Nym...

I pray thee forgive me, Lord Modship, but I believed Lord Nym could better influence His Excellency's clemency and obtain the promotion of the jmfcst. 



No offense to the jmfcst, but I think Lord Nym will probably worsen your chances at modship. Wink
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« Reply #10 on: March 01, 2012, 01:47:51 pm »
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Which c-word is meant here exactly ?

Cock ? C.U.M. ? Cunt ? Clitoris ? Cunnilingus ?
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« Reply #11 on: March 01, 2012, 01:50:48 pm »
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The third. The second one isn't an abbreviation, BTW.
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« Reply #12 on: March 01, 2012, 01:53:20 pm »
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The third. The second one isn't an abbreviation, BTW.

You can either write it "Cum" in the sexual sense or "C.U.M." if you intend to link it to Santorum.
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« Reply #13 on: March 01, 2012, 01:58:32 pm »
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I pray thee forgive me, Lord Modship, but I believed Lord Nym could better influence His Excellency's clemency and obtain the promotion of the jmfcst. 
No offense to the jmfcst, but I think Lord Nym will probably worsen your chances at modship. Wink

Then, Lord Modship, perhaps this tiny scroll, a mere Dinner Doodle of my atonement, can place the jmfcst back into Lord Nymís unsearchable graces:


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Do not fight with one another over my banning.  I've enjoyed the time I have spent with all of you, but the time really has come for me to leave.  It is what I want.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z9Y_GLT4_9I

I looked over Jordan, and what did I see?
Coming for to carry me home,
A band of angels coming after me,
Coming for to carry me home.

Swing low, sweet chariot,
Coming for to carry me home.
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« Reply #14 on: March 01, 2012, 02:03:09 pm »
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The third. The second one isn't an abbreviation, BTW.

You can either write it "Cum" in the sexual sense or "C.U.M." if you intend to link it to Santorum.

Just to be clear, this is Santorum's C.U.M:

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« Reply #15 on: March 01, 2012, 05:43:21 pm »
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That's a real thing? Dear lord.
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« Reply #16 on: March 03, 2012, 08:09:24 pm »
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There ought to be an automatic censorship of "Allen West" for ChairmanSanchez.
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