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Hatchling Donating Member (968 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Dec-07-11 05:06 PM
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39. I agree.
Plus people can see who you have on ignore. I dislike that immensely. You put one person on ignore, he sees it, rallies his friends and suddenly you are stalked.

The DU3 "transparency" is a recipe for stalking and bullying.

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  -DU3 shows who recced the thread Liberal_in_LA  Dec-07-11 03:57 PM   #0 
  - Indeed. The watchword is truly "transparency."  Robb   Dec-07-11 03:59 PM   #1 
  - Internet isn't all about transparency. There is a anonymity factor also, that allows folks to  Liberal_in_LA   Dec-07-11 04:03 PM   #7 
     - In this case, it also translates to accountability.  Robb   Dec-07-11 04:07 PM   # 
  - Does it distinguish between rec'd vs unrec'd?  HereSince1628   Dec-07-11 04:00 PM   #2 
  - There are no unrecs. NONE. Only recs.  CaliforniaPeggy   Dec-07-11 04:02 PM   #5 
  - Good. I think trolls were doing lots of the un-rec ing.  pnwmom   Dec-07-11 04:06 PM   # 
  - Only if they were members...  CaliforniaPeggy   Dec-07-11 04:07 PM   #15 
  - Really? Has that always been the case?  pnwmom   Dec-07-11 04:11 PM   #19 
     - I'm not sure, but I believe it has always been that way.  CaliforniaPeggy   Dec-07-11 04:16 PM   #22 
        - So a troll could register, never post, and just un-rec at leisure.  pnwmom   Dec-07-11 04:23 PM   #26 
           - Didn't you think you could rec or unrec  dipsydoodle   Dec-07-11 04:38 PM   #32 
           - I thought you could, and that it explained why even the most  pnwmom   Dec-07-11 04:45 PM   #35 
              - What I do know  dipsydoodle   Dec-07-11 05:00 PM   #37 
                 - Oh great.  pnwmom   Dec-07-11 05:02 PM   #38 
           - And they do that quite frequently  proud2BlibKansan   Dec-07-11 05:25 PM   #42 
  - Funny how the admins consistently denied that. (nt)  Posteritatis   Dec-07-11 04:09 PM   #18 
  - ok, didn't know...so this DU3 function shows who supports what posts  HereSince1628   Dec-07-11 04:07 PM   #13 
  - well, then it's totally pointless.  provis99   Dec-07-11 05:13 PM   #40 
  - No. Not really.  in_cog_ni_to   Dec-07-11 05:32 PM   #45 
     - I think you're right on that one.  provis99   Dec-07-11 05:43 PM   #48 
     - Strange - the most whining about unrec I saw was from people critical of Obama  muriel_volestrangler   Dec-07-11 06:49 PM   #54 
     - +1...nt  SidDithers   Dec-07-11 07:19 PM   #60 
     - well thats going to be a problem because i personally feel that they are misguided  xiamiam   Dec-07-11 07:29 PM   #63 
  - that's good..i hate unrec although i have started using it ...  xiamiam   Dec-07-11 07:04 PM   #58 
  - not sure if unrec was allowed. Thread I looked at only had recs  Liberal_in_LA   Dec-07-11 04:02 PM   #6 
  - I don't know if it discloses who unrecced but I believe it should.  Uncle Joe   Dec-07-11 04:07 PM   #14 
     - There is no unrec. ONLY a rec button.  in_cog_ni_to   Dec-07-11 05:33 PM   #46 
  - I like that  Ohio Joe   Dec-07-11 04:01 PM   #3 
  - Indeed it does...  CaliforniaPeggy   Dec-07-11 04:02 PM   #4 
  - wow. No secrets. huh?  Liberal_in_LA   Dec-07-11 04:04 PM   # 
  - I'll probably use that as a micro-greatest page.  Robb   Dec-07-11 04:17 PM   #23 
     - Exactly!  CaliforniaPeggy   Dec-07-11 04:23 PM   #27 
        - Ha!  progressoid   Dec-07-11 04:52 PM   #36 
  - Who cares about recs one way or another? I could give a shit  NightWatcher   Dec-07-11 04:04 PM   #8 
  - just discussing DU3  Liberal_in_LA   Dec-07-11 04:04 PM   #9 
  - Some people look first to "The Greatest Page" and recs put OP's there.  pnwmom   Dec-07-11 04:07 PM   #16 
  - Yep, it has been a clarion call by many here on DU2....  Spazito   Dec-07-11 04:04 PM   #10 
  - True, unrec was always the controversial vote. nt  ZombieHorde   Dec-07-11 04:06 PM   #12 
  - Why does anyone have a need to know?  in_cog_ni_to   Dec-07-11 05:26 PM   #44 
     - I can only speculate as to the admin's intent...  Spazito   Dec-07-11 07:16 PM   #59 
     - This is my question.  intheflow   Dec-07-11 10:18 PM   #64 
  - I guess I will have to be careful with my Recs  formercia   Dec-07-11 04:06 PM   #11 
  - DU3 = ZERO PRIVACY. The only thing they won't know is your real name. Maybe. As far as we know.  in_cog_ni_to   Dec-07-11 04:08 PM   #17 
  - I agree.  Hatchling   Dec-07-11 05:06 PM   #39 
  - Indeed it is and it WILL happen.  in_cog_ni_to   Dec-07-11 05:22 PM   #41 
  - well, I'll get it out of the way, then. Here's my real name:  provis99   Dec-07-11 05:45 PM   #49 
     - Hi.  joshcryer   Dec-07-11 06:53 PM   #55 
  - I kinda like the reccing anonymity we have now...  backtoblue   Dec-07-11 04:14 PM   #20 
  - Dump the rec/unrec feature.  TheCowsCameHome   Dec-07-11 04:14 PM   #21 
  - I am in agreement with you on that...  Spazito   Dec-07-11 04:19 PM   #25 
  - I agree...  SidDithers   Dec-07-11 07:21 PM   #61 
  - I agree with you, actually...  pipi_k   Dec-07-11 04:31 PM   #31 
  - What about unrecs?  The Doctor.   Dec-07-11 04:18 PM   #24 
  - There are no unrecs. NONE. Only recs. n/t  CaliforniaPeggy   Dec-07-11 04:24 PM   #28 
  - No, no unrec feature on DU3 n/t  Spazito   Dec-07-11 04:24 PM   #29 
  - Well, that's a good start. I haven't visited the new site yet.  TheCowsCameHome   Dec-07-11 05:53 PM   #50 
  - Accountability...yeah  pipi_k   Dec-07-11 04:28 PM   #30 
  - I tried to not be anonymous with my unrecs...  SidDithers   Dec-07-11 07:24 PM   #62 
  - I rarely recc or unrecc threads, so it doesn't matter that much to me.  badtoworse   Dec-07-11 04:39 PM   #33 
  - Gross.  Brickbat   Dec-07-11 04:44 PM   #34 
  - DKos shows recs - never a problem. the only problem was blatant campaiging  banned from Kos   Dec-07-11 05:26 PM   #43 
  - One of the problems with 'rec' sending posts to the greatest page, prior to 'unrec' being  Obamanaut   Dec-07-11 05:36 PM   #47 
  - That should smooth some ego's!  whistler162   Dec-07-11 05:55 PM   #51 
  - should show both, really, for those of us in favor of Transparency  inna   Dec-07-11 06:18 PM   #52 
  - It looks like it's also going to show what alerts you sent  starroute   Dec-07-11 06:25 PM   #53 
  - It will show how many alerts + success rate, so you won't go about alerting...  joshcryer   Dec-07-11 06:54 PM   #56 
  - Just don't ever rec anything or ignore anyone.. Problem solved.. n/t  Fumesucker   Dec-07-11 07:01 PM   #57 
  - Interesting.  mmonk   Dec-07-11 10:58 PM   #65 
  - Does it also list those who "un-rec'd"?  Ken Burch   Dec-07-11 10:59 PM   #66 
     - There is no un-rec on DU3 - nt  Ohio Joe   Dec-07-11 11:08 PM   #67 
        - Interesting.  Ken Burch   Dec-07-11 11:10 PM   #68 
           - As best I understand...  Ohio Joe   Dec-07-11 11:13 PM   #69 
 

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