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Welcome & Help (Forum): About This Forum

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Forum Hosts are regular DU members who meet certain eligibility requirements. Any DU member who meets these requirements may volunteer to serve as a Forum Host. If no Hosts are assigned to a particular forum, the DU Administrators serve as Hosts. Forum Hosts have one responsibility: They lock threads which they believe violate a forum's Statement of Purpose.

There is a maximum quota of 30 Hosts. Hosts cannot serve for more than 90 consecutive days and must maintain a 100% chance of serving on a jury.

Current forum Hosts, in the order they were added:

Number Hosts Days served
1 Chemisse 68
2 X_Digger 66
3 CreekDog 63
4 Rowdyboy 62
5 discntnt_irny_srcsm 57
6 Cali_Democrat 55
7 itsrobert 47
8 Raine1967 47
9 MineralMan 42
10 petronius 41
11 fishwax 37
12 Renew Deal 35
13 Autumn 31
14 William769 29
15 In_The_Wind 27
16 Hassin Bin Sober 26
17 Rhiannon12866 25
18 hunter 24
19 NutmegYankee 21
20 LeftishBrit 21
21 Sissyk 20
22 DonViejo 20
23 etherealtruth 20
24 OKNancy 18
25 Agschmid 15
26 one_voice 13
27 Ptah 12
28 aikoaiko 11
29 Violet_Crumble 11
30 libodem 6

Currently there are no vacancies so additional volunteers must join the Wait List.

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Type (Forum or Group): Forum

Relevance (Political or Non-political): Non-political

Status (Active or Pending): Active

RSS feed: RSS /?com=rss&forum=1256

Primary Category: Main
Secondary Categories: N/A

Number of posts, 30 days: 47
Number of posts, All time: 9,789

Number of subscribers: Members cannot subscribe to forums.
Number of people trashing: 13

Created: N/A (This forum was created on a previous version of the DU software.)

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