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Old 11-30-12, 15:41
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You dont like the cycling opinions of some posters on the Road cycling section.

Ok, so what does this have to do with the moderators?

I will however highlight 1 rule i think you have broken in your post.

." Blatant lying, baiting, or teasing other members will not be tolerated."
I just offer to ban for slander and baseless accusations of trolling.
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Old 11-30-12, 17:20
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You dont like the cycling opinions of some posters on the Road cycling section.

Ok, so what does this have to do with the moderators?

I will however highlight 1 rule i think you have broken in your post.

." Blatant lying, baiting, or teasing other members will not be tolerated."
Flipping hell Airstream wtf dude just stop it
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Froome see's how Contador is already dressing himself in yellow in anticipation for July, how he rides with no helmet without fear, how he and his loyal second in command Kreuziger have grown thin, how he takes on the sprinters in a bunch sprint, and how Contador has given previews of what others will face in July in the form of Giro 2011 pictures....

...and he feels fear...
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Old 11-30-12, 18:46
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Agh, classic off season bickering, just surprised Hitch is involved, what up there? Maybe time to lock down the racing forum section till the first race begins.
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Old 11-30-12, 20:09
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I think someone said it was dirt.
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Ah, well pretty sure he has hairy palms anyway.
There is so many things going on in that picture not to mention the feet.

The beer is enclosed in a redneck device known as a Kozzie or hugger. He has a "Party Food" cook book out like WTF ....HE IS NEVER going to THROW a party!
LMAO Then there is what looks like a scented candle next to the feet.
He has ONE stocking hanging up. Now that could be just for his daughter but what about the other members of the family??? do they not get a Christmas stocking??
From the looks of his cable box he is running Time Warner. OMG No fiber optics man???

Well he is not here to defend but it would be nice to know,,,,, what about the picture that got him banninated. Maybe it was his comments directed at someone else?
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Old 11-30-12, 22:24
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There is so many things going on in that picture not to mention the feet.

The beer is enclosed in a redneck device known as a Kozzie or hugger. He has a "Party Food" cook book out like WTF ....HE IS NEVER going to THROW a party!
LMAO Then there is what looks like a scented candle next to the feet.
He has ONE stocking hanging up. Now that could be just for his daughter but what about the other members of the family??? do they not get a Christmas stocking??
From the looks of his cable box he is running Time Warner. OMG No fiber optics man???

Well he is not here to defend but it would be nice to know,,,,, what about the picture that got him banninated. Maybe it was his comments directed at someone else?
The tartan pyjamas alone would have gotten him banninated if I got there first

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Old 11-30-12, 22:45
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given the amount of off-topic garbage, let me say clearly what in my opinion belongs in the thread and what many content-contributing posters would like to say,

thank you ferminal for banning the troll with the banning history only second to bpc.

i have only one, well perhaps, 2 questions...

1. why, given his multi-ban, 'last warning' history (over the entire existence of the forum) it is only one week ?

2. why this thread about moderators and their actions (which was previously rigorously cleaned and enforced ) why was it allowed to become the place of the removed/moderated images for which the troll was banned ? what has 'the look' image got to do with the tread other than an attempt at more trolling ? why the obvious and apparent trolling about the banned member feet, how much hair he he has etc, his habits whatever other garbage is allowed in the thread about the moderators ?

i anticipate claims of humour and such and we have seen the characters going in couples, yet there are plenty of other threads for joking and fun.

once again, thanks ferminal and the moderating crew for banning the troll.
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Old 11-30-12, 23:05
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given the amount of off-topic garbage, let me say clearly what in my opinion belongs in the thread and what many content-contributing posters would like to say,

thank you ferminal for banning the troll with the banning history only second to bpc.

i have only one, well perhaps, 2 questions...

1. why, given his multi-ban, 'last warning' history (over the entire existence of the forum) it is only one week ?

2. why this thread about moderators and their actions (which was previously rigorously cleaned and enforced ) why was it allowed to become the place of the removed/moderated images for which the troll was banned ? what has 'the look' image got to do with the tread other than an attempt at more trolling ? why the obvious and apparent trolling about the banned member feet, how much hair he he has etc, his habits whatever other garbage is allowed in the thread about the moderators ?

i anticipate claims of humour and such and we have seen the characters going in couples, yet there are plenty of other threads for joking and fun.

once again, thanks ferminal and the moderating crew for banning the troll.
I'm finding my feet here and didn't realise the history before my flippant post. I'm sure Ferminal or other mods will keep me right if my light touch approach does not work.
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Old 11-30-12, 23:10
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I'm finding my feet.
as i said above, i could not care less about anyone's feet in the tread about moderators. your feet included.
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Old 11-30-12, 23:10
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given the amount of off-topic garbage, let me say clearly what in my opinion belongs in the thread and what many content-contributing posters would like to say,

thank you ferminal for banning the troll with the banning history only second to bpc.

i have only one, well perhaps, 2 questions...

1. why, given his multi-ban, 'last warning' history (over the entire existence of the forum) it is only one week ?

2. why this thread about moderators and their actions (which was previously rigorously cleaned and enforced ) why was it allowed to become the place of the removed/moderated images for which the troll was banned ? what has 'the look' image got to do with the tread other than an attempt at more trolling ? why the obvious and apparent trolling about the banned member feet, how much hair he he has etc, his habits whatever other garbage is allowed in the thread about the moderators ?

i anticipate claims of humour and such and we have seen the characters going in couples, yet there are plenty of other threads for joking and fun.

once again, thanks ferminal and the moderating crew for banning the troll.
You wouldn't know humor if it bit you in the a$$. Why, of all the petty arguments in this thread do you go after the one you did, I wonder? Bad history maybe? I was not around for it but Chris must have really lit you up on some forum for you to have this much stored up animosity.
Really, do you have to weigh in with your $.02 every single time ChrisE farts around here, it just gets old and predictable after awhile. Isn't it enough that poor Chris has nothing left to defend? He has got to be damn near suicidal by now, do you want to be the one to put him over the edge?
Let's instead concentrate on the Hitch/Slipstream/LaFlo interaction and see if it blows up into something really interesting.
ChrisE is a breath of fresh a$$ around here and I for one look forward to his next addle-brained post with near breathless anticipation.
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Old 11-30-12, 23:14
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as i said above, i could not care less about anyone's feet in the tread about moderators. your feet included.
OK that was funny.
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