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Crunchy Frog Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jul-19-09 11:16 AM
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63. Maybe 'organized unreccers' is an organized talking point.
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  -Who here thinks the "Whining" meme re unrec is an organised talking point? althecat  Jul-18-09 08:47 PM   #0 
  - I think people are losing their minds over this.  Forkboy   Jul-18-09 08:48 PM   #1 
  - Is that the Dig-Dug dragon in your signature?  Mayberry Machiavelli   Jul-18-09 08:50 PM   #2 
  - Supposed to be Godzilla, but there's a distinct likeness.  Forkboy   Jul-18-09 08:52 PM   #7 
  - Too not have had a mind and then to loose ones mind  obliviously   Jul-18-09 08:55 PM   #9 
  - I lol at the persecution paranoia complex people.  BlooInBloo   Jul-18-09 08:50 PM   #3 
  - It's a Rovian plot.  KittyWampus   Jul-18-09 09:18 PM   #21 
  - It makes you wonder if they really live their lives this way, or if they're just making shit up...  BlooInBloo   Jul-18-09 09:27 PM   #29 
  - The idea that it's a Rovian plot *is itself a Rovian plot!*  Posteritatis   Jul-19-09 01:42 PM   #79 
  - How can the "somebody on the internets is wrong" crowd fight when they don't know who???  TahitiNut   Jul-19-09 02:07 PM   #82 
  - I don't really understand it,  Tangerine LaBamba   Jul-18-09 08:50 PM   #4 
  - I look at it as "not recommended."  Political Tiger   Jul-18-09 09:07 PM   #14 
  - 21st Century disempowered, passive/aggressive, anonymous power trip button  omega minimo   Jul-19-09 01:13 PM   #66 
  - tough poopie.  PretzelWarrior   Jul-18-09 08:50 PM   #5 
  - You have no idea who al is, do you?  EFerrari   Jul-18-09 09:19 PM   #23 
  - What part of "The feature is here to stay" is difficult to comprehend?  MADem   Jul-18-09 08:51 PM   #6 
  - Some take negative reaction to their postings way too seriously.  Ikonoklast   Jul-18-09 08:53 PM   #8 
  - "brook no dissent from their point-of-view"  Boojatta   Jul-18-09 09:14 PM   #20 
  - I make no accusations.  Ikonoklast   Jul-18-09 09:19 PM   #25 
     - I haven't seen al post about this before. Maybe you could go pull all his threads  EFerrari   Jul-18-09 09:22 PM   #26 
        - Only one of many others just like it, but all with the same meme.  Ikonoklast   Jul-18-09 09:38 PM   #34 
           - No one else has posted this and al hasn't posted it before.  EFerrari   Jul-18-09 10:41 PM   #42 
              - I've read other threads about 'organized unreccers'.  Ikonoklast   Jul-18-09 11:09 PM   #47 
                 - Maybe 'organized unreccers' is an organized talking point.  Crunchy Frog   Jul-19-09 11:16 AM   #63 
  - This lack of comprehension underscores how petty the whole process and attitude is  omega minimo   Jul-19-09 01:15 PM   #67 
     - More whining.  Ikonoklast   Jul-19-09 11:43 PM   #100 
        - from you.  omega minimo   Jul-20-09 09:23 AM   #101 
           - I am not trying to be adversarial, really.  Ikonoklast   Jul-20-09 09:55 AM   #102 
              - Thank you for articulating that.  omega minimo   Jul-20-09 10:02 AM   #104 
  - William Shatner - Get A Life!  Xipe Totec   Jul-18-09 08:57 PM   #10 
  - In a way, it would be better if it were organized and not just the level of response  EFerrari   Jul-18-09 09:03 PM   #11 
  - "Reflexive internet ugly." If it's so great to so many, why not show the numbers?  omega minimo   Jul-19-09 01:19 PM   #68 
  - The whining is like a sweet, sweet lullabye to me, and I pray that it never stops.  billyoc   Jul-18-09 09:04 PM   #12 
  - What? Like "poutrage?" Or "Didn't get a pony?"  Mythsaje   Jul-18-09 09:07 PM   #13 
  - Oh god, the paranoid Persecution Complex again.  Odin2005   Jul-18-09 09:09 PM   #15 
  - ABSOLUTELY! Why else would people be so kneejerk adamant about that FEATURE?  rudy23   Jul-18-09 09:09 PM   #16 
  - Why? Because they agree with Skinner and the admins, and think your whining is overblown?  TexasObserver   Jul-19-09 01:50 AM   #57 
  - I don't mind the disagreement---there's just something really WEIRD about it.  rudy23   Jul-19-09 09:47 AM   #59 
     - There is no basis for your claims.  TexasObserver   Jul-19-09 01:51 PM   #80 
  - and where were people discussing the need for this change before it happened? Ever?  omega minimo   Jul-19-09 07:05 PM   #95 
  - So who do you think organized the talking point? The Admins who  CakeGrrl   Jul-18-09 09:11 PM   #17 
  - I think more people have a big issue with how ugly it's been around here,  EFerrari   Jul-18-09 09:13 PM   #19 
     - I think the mood was getting uglier before Unrec  CakeGrrl   Jul-18-09 10:25 PM   #38 
        - Well, you have a point there. n/t  EFerrari   Jul-18-09 10:41 PM   #43 
  - I think it's whining and I'm completely disorganized.  GoneOffShore   Jul-18-09 09:11 PM   #18 
  - Kicked and visibly un-rec'd.  Iggo   Jul-18-09 09:18 PM   #22 
  - Unrec. n/t  Crunchy Frog   Jul-18-09 09:19 PM   #24 
  - I dunno..  sendero   Jul-18-09 09:24 PM   #27 
  - Then why does it matter at all?  Mythsaje   Jul-18-09 09:26 PM   #28 
  - I'm sick of hearing about it..  sendero   Jul-18-09 09:28 PM   #30 
     - Better--maybe he could wield the +4 Tombstone of Death  Mythsaje   Jul-18-09 09:29 PM   #31 
        - I think he should..  sendero   Jul-18-09 09:33 PM   #32 
           - They should be thankful that you're not in charge, then.  Mythsaje   Jul-18-09 09:38 PM   #33 
           - There've been bloodbaths for far less...  Iggo   Jul-18-09 11:32 PM   #50 
           - +1 n/t  Confusious   Jul-19-09 01:25 PM   #73 
  - That's total blind BS. No one has indicated that. At All.  omega minimo   Jul-19-09 01:37 PM   #77 
  - stop whining  Warren Stupidity   Jul-18-09 09:41 PM   #35 
  - Phew! What's so wrong with disagreeing about how this place is organised....  althecat   Jul-18-09 10:21 PM   #36 
  - The unopposed rec feature gave the STFU brigade  Ms. Toad   Jul-19-09 12:03 PM   #64 
  - What is an "organized talking point"?  Sinistrous   Jul-18-09 10:22 PM   #37 
  - I think the point is that the unrec supporters are not very original in their manner of expression  althecat   Jul-18-09 10:27 PM   #39 
  - No, you've described YOUR group, the recommenders who want no ballast.  TexasObserver   Jul-19-09 01:54 AM   #58 
  - Second that n/t  Confusious   Jul-19-09 01:20 PM   #71 
  - Oh my, it's a good thing "sheep like behavior" is an original phrase..  Spazito   Jul-19-09 01:27 PM   #75 
  - That's why they need a pushbutton  omega minimo   Jul-19-09 06:10 PM   #92 
  - Kkarl Rrrrove's secret MKULTRA Manchurian sleeper disruptors on DU plot to hurt my feelings  Bucky   Jul-18-09 11:44 PM   #52 
  - its just stupid.. why vote if it doesnt count.. i quit recommending period..  sam sarrha   Jul-18-09 10:36 PM   #40 
  - Who here thinks whining about whining is whining squared?  HughMoran   Jul-18-09 10:38 PM   #41 
  - So you went for cubed!  EFerrari   Jul-18-09 10:45 PM   #44 
     - No half measures here!  HughMoran   Jul-18-09 10:52 PM   #45 
  - ...oh, and telling people "that bothers me" will tend to promote the behavior  HughMoran   Jul-18-09 10:56 PM   #46 
  - I automatically unrec all threads whining about unrecs. nt  masuki bance   Jul-18-09 11:10 PM   #48 
  - +1  TorchTheWitch   Jul-18-09 11:20 PM   #49 
  - There's a saying. If it isn't broke don't fix it. DU wasn't broke before the unrec  shadowknows69   Jul-18-09 11:38 PM   #51 
  - +1  althecat   Jul-19-09 01:18 AM   #53 
  - Take a look in your garden. If it ain't growing, it's dying.  johnaries   Jul-19-09 01:40 AM   #54 
  - I totally agree. And who has an interest in making sure DU is broke? Healthcare trolls?  rudy23   Jul-19-09 09:51 AM   #60 
  - Oh Please  Confusious   Jul-19-09 01:19 PM   #69 
     - This board is only one of many. The same thing's going on everywhere.  rudy23   Jul-19-09 09:51 PM   #96 
  - Yup  omega minimo   Jul-19-09 01:20 PM   #70 
  - -1 and a NOPE  Confusious   Jul-19-09 01:26 PM   #74 
  - Yes, it was broken. It was badly broken.  TexasObserver   Jul-19-09 02:32 PM   #83 
  - It's called whining because that's what it is.  TexasObserver   Jul-19-09 01:44 AM   #55 
  - I've often thought the complaints about unrec were an organised  johnaries   Jul-19-09 01:44 AM   #56 
  - The other popular strawman in this debate is that people care b/c of their own posts  rudy23   Jul-19-09 09:52 AM   #61 
     - Good point. Some of us care that the new toy revealed a lot of really ugly attitudes toward others  omega minimo   Jul-19-09 01:22 PM   #72 
        - I agree with the subject, not the body.  Confusious   Jul-19-09 01:40 PM   #78 
        - ugly attitudes = failure to be impressed by 'oh noes, unrec is EVIL' threads  anigbrowl   Jul-19-09 06:30 PM   #94 
  - OK, here is a visible and non-anonymous unrec  cwydro   Jul-19-09 10:00 AM   #62 
  - Dunno but it makes those who use it seem ignorant.  omega minimo   Jul-19-09 01:10 PM   #65 
  - Really? How so?  Confusious   Jul-19-09 01:31 PM   #76 
     - It's definitely just name calling. (nt)  Posteritatis   Jul-19-09 01:53 PM   #81 
        - It's not name calling. It's an unfortunate impression  omega minimo   Jul-19-09 05:12 PM   #86 
           - Another posts that insults  Confusious   Jul-19-09 05:40 PM   #88 
           - and when they're invisible because of the impression they made,, they make no impression at all  omega minimo   Jul-19-09 05:50 PM   #89 
              - Time for your meds  Confusious   Jul-19-09 06:00 PM   #90 
              - Agreed  HughMoran   Jul-19-09 09:58 PM   #97 
              - .  omega minimo   Jul-19-09 06:09 PM   #91 
  - The whining is the organized talking point, not the calling it what it is.  TexasObserver   Jul-19-09 02:43 PM   #84 
  - Yes, I think the people whining about unrec are organized...nt  SidDithers   Jul-19-09 02:50 PM   #85 
  - It's all Obama's fault, he should have done something about it by now. nt  bemildred   Jul-19-09 05:13 PM   #87 
  - Not organized - just DU Groupthink from posters who were the original whiners about what made the  seaglass   Jul-19-09 06:29 PM   #93 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Jul-19-09 10:07 PM   #98 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Jul-19-09 10:08 PM   #99 
  - The "organized talking point" is coming from the likes of you...  scheming daemons   Jul-20-09 09:57 AM   #103 
     - Oh wow - seriously?  BlooInBloo   Jul-20-09 10:04 AM   #105 
     - oh yeah, well *I* ended up on one of their lists! Actually you did too...  dionysus   Jul-20-09 10:47 AM   #106 
        - Wha? What lists? I wanna see!  BlooInBloo   Jul-20-09 10:48 AM   #107 

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