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  1. #81
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    The first thing I do when I log on is to check my notifications - a new form of fun. And I just got a TD for a fairly innocuous comment on this thread! Am I mortified? Not really!
    Proud member of People Who Hate to Kill Wildlife clique


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  2. #82
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    Quote Originally Posted by BuddyRoo View Post
    We COULD turn this into a drinking game. Every thumbs down is 2 shots, every up is 1.

    What could happen then?
    Now that's the best idea I read in a long time. Unfortunately I can't hold my liquor or wine. After the 2nd glass I'm under the table asleep.
    Sue
    Back in my day, we didn't have as many warning labels because people weren't so dang stupid!



  3. #83
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    I vote that they stay. They're very easy to ignore if you choose and they're fun if you don't.

    Doesn't bother me in the least to get a thumbs down.

    Also it seems that a lot of times a good post will get a lot of thumbs up, and sometimes they're on posts by people who don't post a lot and sort of went out on a limb expressing something. Those always make me smile, as it's a nice way of the whole group showing that they appreciated it, and I think that encourages people to post more & better posts.

    You can tell the harassers - those who thumbs down an innocuous post out of spite, and that just tells you you did a good job.


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