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  Reply # 1785213 20-May-2017 16:59
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Rikkitic:

 

freitasm:

 

Just edited a topic with a title "What do you think of this?" with something clearer in meaning.

 

Seriously @Rikkitic... I am going to start banning people that do this kind of thing. We don't need clickbaiting.

 

 

Sorry, I didn't do it on purpose. I will try to be clearer in future.

 

 

This kind of thing happens with an annoying frequency. From now on if I am on mobile I will just remove threads instead of fixing this things.





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  Reply # 1785234 20-May-2017 17:25
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Coming soon..."You'll never believe what a moderator on Geekzone did!" innocent






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  Reply # 1785235 20-May-2017 17:26
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If I didn't spend the whole Saturday making things faster and safer, I would even laugh.





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  Reply # 1785238 20-May-2017 17:36
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Geektastic:

 

Coming soon..."You'll never believe what a moderator on Geekzone did!" innocent

 

 

"Your jaw will drop when you find out which Geekzone mod did this..." tongue-out

 

"Trolls/spammers/scammers hate them. Find out who wields the biggest banhammer..." tongue-out


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  Reply # 1785365 21-May-2017 01:33
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Geektastic:
eracode:

 

freitasm:

 

 

 

DarthKermit:

 

 

 

Dog poop on the pavement and the lazy bastards who don't clean up after their own dogs.

 

 

 

 

 

 

I have a female dog. She squats to pee. A guy was driving past while she was doing her wet business and shouted "You have to clean up the poop".

 

 

 

Obviously idiot doesn't know about dogs.

 

 

 

 

 

 

You could take a paint roller tray out walking with you.

 



And do what when it's full?!

 

Carefully carry it home and tip it down the loo? It was meant to be a joke - albeit a piss-poor one.


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  Reply # 1785386 21-May-2017 08:28
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Geektastic: Invercargill council for euthanasing dogs with a captive bolt gun.

Disgraceful.

 

If it's OK to kill sheep and cattle this way, why isn't it OK to kill dogs like that?

 

 


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  Reply # 1785389 21-May-2017 08:39
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frankv:

 

Geektastic: Invercargill council for euthanasing dogs with a captive bolt gun.

Disgraceful.

 

If it's OK to kill sheep and cattle this way, why isn't it OK to kill dogs like that?

 

 

 

 

 

 

because sheep and cattle only exist, in part ,to be used as food and leather, they have to be killed. Dogs not so much .





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  Reply # 1785401 21-May-2017 09:27
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When google street view doesn't bother to check what they've uploaded to the internet. Example

 

I've found numerous examples of the same. yell


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  Reply # 1785456 21-May-2017 13:28
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vexxxboy:

 

frankv:

 

Geektastic: Invercargill council for euthanasing dogs with a captive bolt gun.

Disgraceful.

 

If it's OK to kill sheep and cattle this way, why isn't it OK to kill dogs like that?

 

 

because sheep and cattle only exist, in part ,to be used as food and leather, they have to be killed. Dogs not so much .

 

 

The dogs in question had to be killed. In some countries, they'd be food and leather too.

 

 


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  Reply # 1785499 21-May-2017 15:22
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All the ads for cell phones at the movies after being told to put your cell phone away.

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  Reply # 1785514 21-May-2017 16:26
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frankv:

 

vexxxboy:

 

frankv:

 

Geektastic: Invercargill council for euthanasing dogs with a captive bolt gun.

Disgraceful.

 

If it's OK to kill sheep and cattle this way, why isn't it OK to kill dogs like that?

 

 

because sheep and cattle only exist, in part ,to be used as food and leather, they have to be killed. Dogs not so much .

 

 

The dogs in question had to be killed. In some countries, they'd be food and leather too.

 

 

 

 

 

 

The generally accepted civilised way to euthanise a dog is to call a vet.






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  Reply # 1785515 21-May-2017 16:27
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afe66: All the ads for cell phones at the movies after being told to put your cell phone away.

 

 

 

Ads at movies. I paid to see the film, not be a captive audience for advertisers.






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  Reply # 1785816 22-May-2017 10:31
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freitasm:

 

freitasm:

 

eracode:

 

Posters who title their gz post, or start their post, with "So..." - as if there's been some sort of preceding causation, when there hasn't.

 

 

Posters who title their threads with just a product name "Spark MB76537 modem" and expecting people to have a crystal ball to let them know "Hey here's a thread I could help with"

 

 

Just edited a topic with a title "What do you think of this?" with something clearer in meaning.

 

Seriously @Rikkitic... I am going to start banning people that do this kind of thing. We don't need clickbaiting.

 

 

Crappy Email subject lines .. or email threads that eventually morph into something totally different from the original email content.

 

Typical example is a scanned image - either from a copier, or imported from a desk scanner, and just forwarded with the original scanner's subject line.

 

as in "FW: SC20170901099", instead of "Order from customer xyz"





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  Reply # 1785850 22-May-2017 10:43
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Our house got burgled last week and they stole remotes for the TV/DVD/SAT but left the actual components?  What a PITA.

 

We now have an alarm ...





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  Reply # 1785857 22-May-2017 10:55
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SepticSceptic: Crappy Email subject lines .. or email threads that eventually morph into something totally different from the original email content.

 

Typical example is a scanned image - either from a copier, or imported from a desk scanner, and just forwarded with the original scanner's subject line.

 

as in "FW: SC20170901099", instead of "Order from customer xyz"

 

 

A little-known fact: If you're using Outlook, you can edit the subject of received email. Double-click the message, then click on the subject line and change it. It looks like an uneditable label, but you can click and type into it.

 

MikeAqua:

 

Our house got burgled last week and they stole remotes for the TV/DVD/SAT but left the actual components?

 

 

Don't make me mention "people that make a statement and end it with a question mark"! tongue-out


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