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anigbrowl Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jul-12-09 05:58 PM
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25. XD too funny for words!
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  -Certain posters I can't stand have disappeared from the greatest page Truth2Tell  Jul-12-09 05:09 PM   #0 
  - Their posts have not been censored  Cronus Protagonist   Jul-12-09 05:11 PM   #1 
  - Censorship doesn't require "removal."  Truth2Tell   Jul-12-09 05:13 PM   #3 
  - If somethjing's not great, it's not being buried, it's just not great  Cronus Protagonist   Jul-12-09 06:13 PM   #30 
     - There is a chiling effect in seeing how meanspirited the response to having the Reckless button was  omega minimo   Jul-12-09 07:13 PM   #46 
  - It's that basic dishonesty that keeps coming through - they keep pretending like the unrec func  apocalypsehow   Jul-12-09 05:14 PM   #4 
     - That's the only way their persecution complex can be expressed without laughing.  BlooInBloo   Jul-12-09 06:13 PM   #29 
     - It's stupid and dishonest to claim that anyone is "pretending" that.  omega minimo   Jul-12-09 07:14 PM   #48 
        - Calling an irrefutable fact's author "stupid and dishonest" does not make the irrefutable fact any  apocalypsehow   Jul-12-09 07:26 PM   #49 
           - It isn't. I didn't. And it still isn't. It IS REFUTED.  omega minimo   Jul-12-09 07:34 PM   #52 
              - Repeating a falsehood over and over does not mitigate it's essential dishonesty.  apocalypsehow   Jul-12-09 07:41 PM   #53 
                 - Your mom called. Dinner's ready.  omega minimo   Jul-12-09 07:50 PM   #54 
                    - Then that resurrection stuff I've heard about all my life must have been real, after all.  apocalypsehow   Jul-12-09 07:53 PM   #55 
  - How have their posts been censored?  LostInAnomie   Jul-12-09 05:13 PM   #2 
  - Censorship? How about having to actually have a consensus of opinion that something is, in fact,  MADem   Jul-12-09 05:14 PM   #5 
  - It seems to me that if DU is split 40/60  Truth2Tell   Jul-12-09 05:17 PM   #10 
     - That is the shortest, most cogent , best summary I have seen. Thanks. nt.  Phoebe Loosinhouse   Jul-12-09 05:33 PM   #20 
     - If DU is split 94 to six on an issue, with only six people thinking that a dumbass post is "great"  MADem   Jul-12-09 06:37 PM   #40 
        - Exactly. It's goofy to let 6 people elevate dreck to caviar status.  Tan Gent   Jul-12-09 07:30 PM   #50 
  - Look for them in GD or GD:P if you miss being annoyed.  NC_Nurse   Jul-12-09 05:14 PM   #6 
  - It was group imposed censorship then too  sandnsea   Jul-12-09 05:14 PM   #7 
  - Why do you assume that getting on the GP, before the un-rec change, was a manifestation of merit,  patrice   Jul-12-09 05:15 PM   #8 
  - It was a manifestation of some base of support  Truth2Tell   Jul-12-09 05:19 PM   #12 
     - Not a rationally valid manifestation since it filtered its opposition.  patrice   Jul-12-09 05:28 PM   #16 
     - It could have been a manifestation of one person and five sockpuppets. NT  MADem   Jul-12-09 06:40 PM   #41 
  - wow. more melodrama. color me shocked.  cali   Jul-12-09 05:16 PM   #9 
  - Yes, I can't understand why Free Republic poster can't....  rfranklin   Jul-12-09 05:18 PM   #11 
  - I didn't say that. What a stupid straw man.  Truth2Tell   Jul-12-09 05:21 PM   #14 
     - It is actually possible for that minority view to adapt itself, where possible, and, thus, win those  patrice   Jul-12-09 05:31 PM   #18 
  - Aren't you noble  anigbrowl   Jul-12-09 05:20 PM   #13 
  - It's beginning to look alot like the DU I joined! n/t  Fire1   Jul-12-09 05:26 PM   #15 
  - What in the world makes you believe that DU is in any way a "free speech zone"?  Vinnie From Indy   Jul-12-09 05:30 PM   #17 
  - It's not censorship.  cwydro   Jul-12-09 05:31 PM   #19 
  - I find it laughable..  sendero   Jul-12-09 05:40 PM   #21 
  - I wish I could recommend a reply  Shrek   Jul-12-09 05:53 PM   #24 
  - +1  TorchTheWitch   Jul-12-09 06:48 PM   #42 
  - +1. I feel the same way...  SidDithers   Jul-12-09 06:49 PM   #43 
  - How is it censorship? The threads are still there.  johnaries   Jul-12-09 05:43 PM   #22 
  - See my post #10 for what I think was more fair.  Truth2Tell   Jul-12-09 05:48 PM   #23 
     - XD too funny for words!  anigbrowl   Jul-12-09 05:58 PM   #25 
     - But if it WERE "well-written" it would get more votes.  johnaries   Jul-12-09 06:01 PM   #26 
     - I think more DUers rec and unrec posts  Truth2Tell   Jul-12-09 06:05 PM   #27 
        - LOL! "Melodrama" is right!  johnaries   Jul-12-09 06:11 PM   #28 
           - I've always found it kinda fun  Truth2Tell   Jul-12-09 06:14 PM   #32 
              - Me, too! And to be honest, sometimes I'll open a  johnaries   Jul-12-09 06:26 PM   #38 
     - You have a grievance and that's fair--but please, let's not redefine an issue as serious  blondeatlast   Jul-12-09 06:26 PM   #37 
  - No one is being censored.  SeattleGirl   Jul-12-09 06:14 PM   #31 
  - Of course it's censorship.  Truth2Tell   Jul-12-09 06:16 PM   #33 
  - Of course they aren't! And it's absurd for anyone to suggest otherwise.  TexasObserver   Jul-12-09 09:48 PM   #60 
  - Wouldn't it sound silly to say the GOP has been censored by voters?  TexasObserver   Jul-12-09 06:16 PM   #34 
  - Having been found out by other posters, they'll probably adopt new usernames. Or  Joe Chi Minh   Jul-12-09 06:19 PM   #35 
  - Yep. And to wonder about others who won't try posting as often.  EFerrari   Jul-12-09 06:20 PM   #36 
  - Unrecommend is a modification of the former "let it sink"  cornermouse   Jul-12-09 06:27 PM   #39 
  - An ignore function existed to rid yourself of the posters you can't stand.  Baikonour   Jul-12-09 06:56 PM   #44 
  - what?  fizzgig   Jul-12-09 07:05 PM   #45 
  - There is no truth to the statement that anyone has been silenced by Unrecommend.  TexasObserver   Jul-12-09 09:45 PM   #59 
  - so...+1 has weight...but -1 should have no voice...  islandmkl   Jul-12-09 07:13 PM   #47 
     - Yes, that's precisely what they call "democratic" - only 'yes' votes allowed.  BlooInBloo   Jul-12-09 07:31 PM   #51 
     - -1 is for those who refuse to USE THE VOICE THEY HAVE in the posts, to contribute to a thread  omega minimo   Jul-12-09 07:56 PM   #56 
     - John McCain got almost 60 million votes!  trotsky   Jul-12-09 08:00 PM   #57 
        - no...no...no....  islandmkl   Jul-12-09 09:42 PM   #58 
 

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