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Arkana Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Apr-04-09 06:14 PM
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18. The color scheme.
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  -What do you dislike most about DU? Number23  Apr-04-09 05:31 PM   #0 
  - other = polls. . . . n/t  annabanana   Apr-04-09 05:32 PM   #1 
  - And yet you felt compelled to click in this one...  Number23   Apr-04-09 05:34 PM   #3 
  - My vote too. Polls are so . . . republican  thevoiceofreason   Apr-04-09 09:20 PM   #73 
     - Why do people who find polls distasteful click into a thread with "Poll" in the damn title??  Number23   Apr-04-09 09:47 PM   #75 
        - personaly,  8 track mind   Apr-05-09 11:49 AM   #99 
        - lol yeah, exactly!  Number23   Apr-05-09 05:18 PM   #106 
        - Oh noes. Another rapier-like wit reveals himself/herself.  thevoiceofreason   Apr-05-09 08:22 PM   #115 
           - Why do you keep coming in here??  Number23   Apr-05-09 10:16 PM   #118 
              - I guess I like you. Really. I really really like you.  thevoiceofreason   Apr-05-09 10:46 PM   #120 
                 - I was reading down to post my "other" choice  Sugarcoated   Apr-05-09 11:21 PM   #123 
                    - ...  Number23   Apr-05-09 11:40 PM   #127 
                       - Hey, number23, anytime!  Sugarcoated   Apr-05-09 11:59 PM   #128 
                          - rofl I love it!  Number23   Apr-06-09 12:41 AM   #132 
  - Why a category for 'meaty' posts but not vegetarian ones?  leftstreet   Apr-04-09 05:32 PM   #2 
  - You're right! I'm so sorry! Okay, just replace "meaty" with "leafy" in your mind  Number23   Apr-04-09 05:37 PM   #6 
  - LOL, how like a wimpy veg-head to cry so easily!  burning rain   Apr-04-09 06:43 PM   #26 
     - WIMP?! Listen I KILL vegetables and EAT THEM  leftstreet   Apr-04-09 06:51 PM   #29 
        - Good one! And if you eat an ent....  burning rain   Apr-04-09 07:10 PM   #36 
  - Your third and fourth choices are just "The." nt  MADem   Apr-04-09 05:34 PM   #4 
  - I fixed that six times! I don't know why it keeps taking the text out of those options  Number23   Apr-04-09 05:36 PM   #5 
     - There is a bitter internecine war raging between....  Adsos Letter   Apr-04-09 05:39 PM   #8 
     - Behind the scenes??  Number23   Apr-04-09 06:18 PM   #21 
     - Do you have this "[" sort of bracket around your entry?  MADem   Apr-04-09 05:45 PM   #10 
  - My opening post usually die alone, with few responses.  RC   Apr-04-09 05:39 PM   #7 
  - I just went and kicked your post  Number23   Apr-04-09 05:47 PM   #11 
  - You need to work on your sales technique.  MADem   Apr-04-09 07:13 PM   #39 
  - You speak the (sad, painful) truth!!  Number23   Apr-04-09 07:24 PM   #44 
     - Ooooh!!! And if you put SEXTUPLED in the subject line, people would think it was a SEX thread  MADem   Apr-04-09 07:30 PM   #46 
  - Don't feel bad  rpannier   Apr-06-09 12:33 AM   #131 
  - The fucking REDUNDANCY.  TahitiNut   Apr-04-09 05:43 PM   #9 
  - Mmmm hmmm. Like nails on a chalkboard...  Number23   Apr-04-09 05:48 PM   #12 
  - actually, yeah, I often wish identical threads had to be combined  Muttocracy   Apr-04-09 06:05 PM   #16 
  - Hell with that, it's the repetitiveness that gets my goat! (nt)  Posteritatis   Apr-04-09 06:13 PM   #17 
     - lol That's too funny  Number23   Apr-04-09 06:28 PM   #23 
  - The fairly widespread the-hell-with-Obama,....  burning rain   Apr-04-09 05:51 PM   #13 
  - ain't that the truth....  NavyDavy   Apr-04-09 05:57 PM   #14 
  - Obama is feeling heat from the left (as seen on DU),  CBR   Apr-04-09 05:59 PM   #15 
  - Heat? Pressure? Where? From Who? Does he even  Fire1   Apr-05-09 11:23 PM   #124 
  - I personally think that the real moderates are not getting enough say  TheBigotBasher   Apr-18-09 08:32 PM   #168 
  - Right on!  creeksneakers2   Apr-04-09 09:20 PM   #74 
  - The color scheme.  Arkana   Apr-04-09 06:14 PM   #18 
  - I don't really dislike anything about DU  bunkerbuster1   Apr-04-09 06:17 PM   #19 
  - Intense opinionated posts based solely on self righteous attitudes and ignorance  stray cat   Apr-04-09 06:18 PM   #20 
  - Dagnabbit! I should have added another category...  Number23   Apr-04-09 06:24 PM   #22 
  - I voted "other"  Uben   Apr-04-09 06:39 PM   #24 
  - The Hate Mailbag  Career Prole   Apr-04-09 06:41 PM   #25 
  - Some of my best chuckles from this site were from reading the Mailbag  Number23   Apr-04-09 06:58 PM   #32 
     - I dunno what happened.  Career Prole   Apr-04-09 08:26 PM   #60 
        - Perish the thought! Never in a million, billion years!!  Number23   Apr-04-09 08:27 PM   #62 
           - Good.  Career Prole   Apr-04-09 08:48 PM   #68 
  - I'll have to go with the silly OPs.  elocs   Apr-04-09 06:48 PM   #27 
  - That's been a complaint I've seen over and over again here. Fluff sells!  Number23   Apr-04-09 06:55 PM   #30 
  - As do overrated rants that ALWAYS make it to the Greatest Page.  WorseBeforeBetter   Apr-04-09 07:09 PM   #35 
  - "are posters here whose reputations will get them at least 50 Recs if they just say "hi"."  Reterr   Apr-04-09 10:56 PM   #79 
  - The general pettiness around here. And the judgementalism.  ginnyinWI   Apr-04-09 06:49 PM   #28 
  - Sounds like you would have gone with options 2,3,4 and 5 if you could have  Number23   Apr-04-09 06:57 PM   #31 
  - I hate people thinking I'm a republican just becuz I'm new  Liberalalltheway   Apr-04-09 06:59 PM   #33 
  - They did that to firefox28 too  Jackeens   Apr-04-09 07:11 PM   #37 
  - They do it to me because I'm not "left" enough on every single frigging issue.  MADem   Apr-04-09 07:16 PM   #40 
  - and both of them are gone now!  firedupdem   Apr-05-09 01:20 AM   #81 
  - When I started, a few folks tried to get all "tough guy" on me because I didn't have 6000 posts  Number23   Apr-04-09 07:12 PM   #38 
  - LOL, my first ever post was critical of Obama....  Jackeens   Apr-04-09 07:18 PM   #41 
     - I don't believe it. Link please!  Number23   Apr-04-09 07:21 PM   #43 
     - I know, BIZARRE!!!!!! If only they knew then that....  Jackeens   Apr-04-09 07:27 PM   #45 
        - lol Girl, you are a trip!  Number23   Apr-04-09 07:33 PM   #48 
           - Ah, I'm the artist formerly known as....  Jackeens   Apr-04-09 07:42 PM   #52 
     - PMs.....Jesus. That's pretty hard-core. Are any of those people still here?  MADem   Apr-04-09 08:28 PM   #63 
     - I also criticized the heck out of him  HughMoran   Apr-05-09 10:33 PM   #119 
  - Unfortunately it happens to a lot of us - but you can alert on them.  AZBlue   Apr-05-09 05:26 PM   #110 
  - Other...  GoCubsGo   Apr-04-09 07:02 PM   #34 
  - I'm sorry to hear about that. Alot of stuff about the Groups section is weird  Number23   Apr-04-09 07:19 PM   #42 
  - People pouncing with quick trash on an idea - offering no intellectual  Laura PourMeADrink   Apr-04-09 07:33 PM   #47 
  - Yep. And isn't it funny that it's often the first response in the thread??  Number23   Apr-04-09 07:46 PM   #53 
     - Yes ! Putting my tinfoil hat on, during the elections, I SWEAR  Laura PourMeADrink   Apr-06-09 02:25 PM   #133 
  - It's a virtual tie between #5 and #6  Political Heretic   Apr-04-09 07:35 PM   #49 
  - I can understand that. I have no use for cliques or people in them  Number23   Apr-04-09 07:41 PM   #51 
  - Other - Groupthink.  Danger Mouse   Apr-04-09 07:36 PM   #50 
  - .  ErinBerin84   Apr-04-09 07:49 PM   #54 
  - Those "Kick and Rec" threads if you like/love/agree with the poster...  Catchawave   Apr-04-09 07:55 PM   #55 
  - Kick and Rec  Jackeens   Apr-04-09 07:57 PM   #56 
  - Yeah. Should have added that one right underneath Appreciation Threads...  Number23   Apr-04-09 07:59 PM   #57 
  - I thought it was this....  Catchawave   Apr-04-09 08:23 PM   #59 
     - That's true. KnR threads could definitely be added to Option 5  Number23   Apr-04-09 08:26 PM   #61 
  - Indeed  pipi_k   Apr-05-09 05:08 PM   #105 
  - I/P.  Jim Sagle   Apr-04-09 08:10 PM   #58 
  - TV Twittering  PBS Poll-435   Apr-04-09 08:29 PM   #64 
  - rofl See post 22  Number23   Apr-04-09 08:43 PM   #66 
     - St. Pat's weekend  PBS Poll-435   Apr-05-09 01:17 AM   #80 
  - Too much like high school sometimes--bullies and cheerleaders everywhere! n/t  QC   Apr-04-09 08:31 PM   #65 
  - Well, I was neither in high school  Number23   Apr-04-09 08:54 PM   #70 
     - I was the bookish loner. Life didn't actually begn until college.  QC   Apr-04-09 10:21 PM   #78 
  - Self-righteousness  Raine   Apr-04-09 08:45 PM   #67 
  - The people voting for the "Obama can do no wrong people" item in this poll.  high density   Apr-04-09 08:49 PM   #69 
  - a few things  NatBurner   Apr-04-09 08:56 PM   #71 
  - Damn straight, Nat  Number23   Apr-04-09 09:13 PM   #72 
  - whoa  NatBurner   Apr-05-09 02:32 PM   #102 
  - +1 to all of this. n/t  CakeGrrl   Apr-18-09 02:13 PM   #159 
  - Well, Well, Well,  On the Road   Apr-04-09 09:50 PM   #76 
  - Yep! That poll displays a very clear and plain majority.  Number23   Apr-05-09 04:17 AM   #89 
  - The way DU reduces everything and everyone to love/hate, either/or binary thinking.  Forkboy   Apr-04-09 10:11 PM   #77 
  - Obama > Krugman  PBS Poll-435   Apr-05-09 01:22 AM   #82 
  - Nail on the head.  Norrin Radd   Apr-05-09 01:48 AM   #83 
  - thats become the arguement  iamthebandfanman   Apr-05-09 03:42 AM   #86 
  - Yep. As an independent, I've have to agree that what you've mentioned is a real problem here  Number23   Apr-05-09 04:22 AM   #90 
  - Absolutely... but it isn't most posters  TorchTheWitch   Apr-05-09 06:27 AM   #91 
  - Some kind of perception issue.  redqueen   Apr-05-09 08:58 AM   #94 
  - Krugman is an enemy of the people. n/t  QC   Apr-05-09 08:32 PM   #116 
  - I thought that should have won the T-shirt contest  spoony   Apr-06-09 05:04 PM   #138 
  - Lol - I was just thinking that  HughMoran   Apr-05-09 10:55 PM   #121 
  - well said. nt  La Lioness Priyanka   Apr-12-09 01:14 PM   #148 
  - Other  tkmorris   Apr-05-09 01:51 AM   #84 
  - You speak the truth!  Number23   Apr-05-09 04:15 AM   #88 
  - True, but the genius of the creators of DU is evident in these features:  NYC_SKP   Apr-25-09 11:55 AM   #169 
  - polls that help foster rifts in the community. n/t  iamthebandfanman   Apr-05-09 03:37 AM   #85 
  - lol If I hadn't already maligned the eye rolley smiley, you'd be getting it right now  Number23   Apr-05-09 04:10 AM   #87 
  - Other: The Double Standards.  dbt   Apr-05-09 06:51 AM   #92 
  - Yep. Post #91 complements your post nicely. I think this issue is a deal-breaker  Number23   Apr-05-09 06:50 PM   #114 
  - It seems to be full of liberals  Milspec   Apr-05-09 08:45 AM   #93 
  - The assumption that every Newbie is a troll  Sky Masterson   Apr-05-09 09:01 AM   #95 
  - We all started out as Newbies. The ones that are Freepers are obvious.  Jennicut   Apr-05-09 04:54 PM   #104 
  - All of the above, except Newbies. n/t  Libby2   Apr-05-09 09:11 AM   #96 
  - use of hyperbole  ErinBerin84   Apr-05-09 11:28 AM   #97 
  - That there are posters who think they can come here and legislate what can  madmom   Apr-05-09 11:47 AM   #98 
  - Amen, madmom!  Number23   Apr-05-09 05:20 PM   #107 
  - the lack of unity  Demi_Babe   Apr-05-09 12:07 PM   #100 
  - Well I have to say, I take great pride in that this OP has over 100 responses  Number23   Apr-05-09 05:23 PM   #108 
  - Other  MilesColtrane   Apr-05-09 12:49 PM   #101 
  - How anxious people are to post negative unsourced bullshit.  AtomicKitten   Apr-05-09 03:47 PM   #103 
  - Agree. n/t  firedupdem   Apr-05-09 05:24 PM   #109 
  - All of the polls. n/t  ohheckyeah   Apr-05-09 05:28 PM   #111 
  - The thought-police who freak out when supporters express dissent...  polichick   Apr-05-09 06:13 PM   #112 
  - Cliffordu  cliffordu   Apr-05-09 06:23 PM   #113 
  - People that spout RW propaganda as if it were the gospel truth  baldguy   Apr-05-09 09:52 PM   #117 
  - I'm in with "Other"  Iwillnevergiveup   Apr-05-09 10:56 PM   #122 
  - The way some of DU reacted to the Edwards affair  Eric Condon   Apr-05-09 11:28 PM   #125 
  - I'd probably say cats  Awsi Dooger   Apr-05-09 11:31 PM   #126 
  - Looks like that question is pretty well answered. (snicker)  BlooInBloo   Apr-06-09 12:15 AM   #129 
  - Along with silly posts...One's that ask us to recommend their post  rpannier   Apr-06-09 12:30 AM   #130 
  - Other...  LeftishBrit   Apr-06-09 04:44 PM   #134 
  - I believe D.U. is cool, my only suggestion would be to extend the time limitation  Uncle Joe   Apr-06-09 04:55 PM   #135 
  - People who complain about the MSM, yet  politicasista   Apr-06-09 04:55 PM   #136 
  - Yes!! I should have added that to my list  Number23   Apr-06-09 05:49 PM   #139 
     - Thanks  politicasista   Apr-06-09 05:53 PM   #140 
  - Skinner, EarlG, and Elad  Massacure   Apr-06-09 04:59 PM   #137 
  - You forgot to add the All Of The Above option  EstimatedProphet   Apr-07-09 11:38 AM   #141 
  - Darn it, you're right!  Number23   Apr-07-09 05:56 PM   #146 
  - Bigoted jerks with seemingly impenetrable anti-tombstone force fields. -nt  Commie Pinko Dirtbag   Apr-07-09 11:42 AM   #142 
  - brilliant. nt  La Lioness Priyanka   Apr-12-09 01:15 PM   #149 
  - I'm just happy that "derby378" isn't a poll choice  derby378   Apr-07-09 12:57 PM   #143 
  - The tendency of some users to make snap judgements and join bandwagons  slackmaster   Apr-07-09 01:01 PM   #144 
  - The Obama can do no right crowds.  Raffi Ella   Apr-07-09 01:03 PM   #145 
  - Shit like this nt  Vanje   Apr-12-09 12:56 PM   #147 
  - Thanks for the kick anyway!  Number23   Apr-18-09 06:39 PM   #163 
  - The cognitive dissonance it creates when new information about 9/11  Kaleko   Apr-12-09 01:31 PM   #150 
  - I agree  Juche   Apr-18-09 08:06 PM   #167 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Apr-18-09 02:00 AM   #151 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Apr-18-09 07:01 AM   #155 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Apr-18-09 12:55 PM   #156 
  - Other: people who decry heated discussion or conflict.  Norrin Radd   Apr-18-09 03:29 AM   #152 
  - Airline threads about teh fatness. No recognition that the industry made a business decision...  Hekate   Apr-18-09 03:59 AM   #153 
  - Lounge fodder not in the lounge  JNelson6563   Apr-18-09 06:43 AM   #154 
  - I always crack up at the comments across DU about the Lounge  Number23   Apr-18-09 06:43 PM   #164 
  - The pigeonholing. n/t  Orsino   Apr-18-09 01:15 PM   #157 
  - The eating of our own...  InvisibleTouch   Apr-18-09 01:39 PM   #158 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Apr-18-09 02:41 PM   #160 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Apr-18-09 05:35 PM   #162 
  - My self-censoring when I feel like posting a non "conventional-wisdom" opinion  abq e streeter   Apr-18-09 03:06 PM   #161 
  - The censorship of discussions about 9/11  Juche   Apr-18-09 07:19 PM   #165 
  - See my post at # 150.  Kaleko   Apr-18-09 07:48 PM   #166 
  - Censorship? There's an entire forum dedicated to nothing but. In fact,  Occam Bandage   Apr-25-09 11:57 AM   #170 
  - Question for you, Mr./Ms. Pollster:  21st century fox   Apr-25-09 11:58 AM   #171 
 

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