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Old 02-01-13, 11:44
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Get rid of the 10 Character thing
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Old 02-01-13, 13:04
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That wouldn't apply to amount of periods in a post though, eh.
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Old 02-01-13, 13:14
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Yes, get rid of the character limit, I don't even know why we have a character limit.

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the problem for me is not the min but the max for posts..........

introduce a smaller max character size for posts to ensure members get to

the point.... while members sit back thinking that their post is the best ever i

can't be troubled to read their self satisfied ramblings...on.......and on
People would just spread what they have to say to 2 or more posts. besides sometimes the long posts are insightful, especially when they are made by the members that know their stuff.
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Old 02-01-13, 13:46
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done

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Old 02-01-13, 15:13
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wow thanks fermie.... very nice
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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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I'd prefer get rid of ****** and ******.
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Old 02-01-13, 16:05
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done

10char
There is still the limit
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Take Bradley Wiggins for example, and his claim that he thought Lance Armstrong was clean up until the reasoned decision. I do have a little sympathy for him. While he's not particularly bright or articulate, if you read between his curse words it's clear that he has insecurities resulting from the fact that despite all the measures he took to win the Tour he wasn't even the strongest rider.
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Old 02-02-13, 08:31
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done

10char
I am a bit perplexed as to what done in the quoted post refers too.
Ferminal can you please, when you have nothing better to do, explain what you meant to convey by the word done?
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Old 02-02-13, 08:41
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Nothing, I was attempting a piece of comedy by suggesting that it had been changed even though the post still required 10 characters.
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Old 02-02-13, 09:12
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Nothing, I was attempting a piece of comedy by suggesting that it had been changed even though the post still required 10 characters.
Fair enough. I am too close to tears to see comedy in anything at the moment.
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