Flicker and Polish have been banned for 2 weeks for taking a thread off-topic and trying to start another Armstrong debate after being specifically warned not to do so and after having received several warnings in the past about this
jimmypop has been given a 2 week suspension for ignoring a mod's instruction to stop the generalised name-calling "here and now".
And been given an additional indefinite suspension for making it quite clear to mods and the general community that as far as he is concerned, the rules that we all agree to when we start posting here don't apply to him.
In one of his last posts he decreed that the sport is dead, cycling is a farce, and we should all just move on. I have given him a head start.
After the fortnight, if he is ready to talk about cycling again, rather than the posters he dislikes, and no longer makes it a mission to hurl blanket insults to a certain type of poster here, he can contact a mod first, and we'll see where we stand.