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Message 1305527 - Posted: 12 Nov 2012, 20:23:11 UTC
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I am so glad the you took the time to post that, Fred.
I really am.
You and I go back and forth at times......
But you are more grounded that I am.
For reasons previously stated.

You have been nothing other than honest and reasonable with me.
Always. I can stand down when I am wrong. And stand UP when I am not.

Makes me who I am.

And you, Sir, are such a gentleman among us.

I thank you for being so.
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Message 1305529 - Posted: 12 Nov 2012, 20:24:06 UTC
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Message 1305530 - Posted: 12 Nov 2012, 20:25:54 UTC - in response to Message 1305529.

shit, damn, hell and ass.
For these words we now have a free pass.
We're all adults,
and I hope the results
don't end up being too crass!

We should not abuse the privileges given.
I shall do what I can not to.
Could you also do likewise?
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Message 1305534 - Posted: 12 Nov 2012, 20:29:52 UTC

Not worry Mark. There's always the one, which is why all forums require moderators.
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Message 1305536 - Posted: 12 Nov 2012, 20:32:26 UTC
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I do not believe it is up to SETI@Home to provide a private forum where people can discuss anything and say what they like.

This is not part of what SETI@Home is about.

If there are enough of you that want this it would be very easy to set up your own forum and invite people to join.

Please not here. With some of the post I have seen recently I do not even think the Politics forum should be hosted here at all!

The bottom line here is that we're all adults. Let's use our best judgment when posting, and try to show our complexity through mastery of our native language. I think you'll find that if you do that, you won't have a need to use cussing or swearing to get your point across.
This I agree with 100%
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Message 1305537 - Posted: 12 Nov 2012, 20:34:03 UTC - in response to Message 1305534.

Not worry Mark. There's always the one, which is why all forums require moderators.

Given.

I am the worst child on the planet in that regard.

So, I cannot really call the kettle black.

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Message 1305538 - Posted: 12 Nov 2012, 20:41:06 UTC - in response to Message 1305536.

An American Project & forum deserves an excellent quote from a famous American that can be applied to the people of the world.....

"You can please some of the people some of the time all of the people some of the time some of the people all of the time but you can never please all of the people all of the time.”
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Message 1305541 - Posted: 12 Nov 2012, 20:58:50 UTC
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Message 1305545 - Posted: 12 Nov 2012, 21:07:54 UTC - in response to Message 1305519.

Thanks Fred.

Suggestion the "kid friendly" in the rules box on the left might be changed to PG-13 or reference it. Some might interpret it to mean the same "kid friendly" as the FCC does for broadcast TV which is considerably more restrictive.

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Message 1305549 - Posted: 12 Nov 2012, 21:19:34 UTC - in response to Message 1305545.
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Thanks Fred.

Suggestion the "kid friendly" in the rules box on the left might be changed to PG-13 or reference it. Some might interpret it to mean the same "kid friendly" as the FCC does for broadcast TV which is considerably more restrictive.

And to clarify.......
My kids are who I wish them to be.
No biological thingys here.

YOU are my children.
And I wish to pass on to you what I have learned in this fleeting life.
And sometimes, that requires a bit of pain on your part.

That's what life is ABOUT, kids.
That's what life is about.

I carry on about this and that and THAT's what I sometimes need to tell you.

When I give you my little bits of life, that's what it's about.

My life.......I share some of it with you.
Some things, I cannot. Some, you wish I hadn't.....
I give you at times, my accumulated wisdom.
Or lack of same. My treasured music. My kitty stories........

I am not going to be here forever to share these things with you.

All those moments will be lost in time when I go.

And that, my friends, is my legacy. Left here for you to ponder.
My tears in the rain.
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Message 1305575 - Posted: 12 Nov 2012, 22:09:22 UTC

This is true.......Like it or not......
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Message 1305576 - Posted: 12 Nov 2012, 22:09:22 UTC

Then RETURN my post were I used the word damn. AND inform Rob to his ignorance...

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Message 1305580 - Posted: 12 Nov 2012, 22:13:04 UTC

Perhaps this thread has served it's purpose?

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Message 1305583 - Posted: 12 Nov 2012, 22:16:32 UTC

I think you'll find that if you do that, you won't have a need to use cussing or swearing to get your point across.


I hope so!
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Message 1305585 - Posted: 12 Nov 2012, 22:20:36 UTC - in response to Message 1305580.

Perhaps this thread has served it's purpose?



Already requested. 1st post after Fred's.
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