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Butthurt

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Jun 11, 2013
 
Sounds like someone's been crying to topix and having offending posts deleted but not after dealing their dirt first.
So True

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Jun 11, 2013
 
Butthurt wrote:
Sounds like someone's been crying to topix and having offending posts deleted but not after dealing their dirt first.
I don't get it. Our Topix moderator gets his panties in a knot over someone saying that Elks get a goofy hat, but he lets "Joe dugooder" spam the daylights out of these forums with some link to a paving scam? Really? I suspect that we are dealing with a clueless mod who has a chip on his shoulder over something.
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Jun 11, 2013
 

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Topix is just a forum where people with no backbones can go and start a bunch of lies because the dont have a backbone to do there dirty deals face to face.
Everone with a little bit of comon sence knows this site is just a way for other low lifes to get faulse romors started.
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Jun 11, 2013
 
just saying wrote:
Topix is just a forum where people with no backbones can go and start a bunch of lies because the dont have a backbone to do there dirty deals face to face.
Everyone with a little bit of common sense knows this site is just a way for other low life's to get false rumors started.
sorry i did a type o
Boing

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Jun 11, 2013
 
So True wrote:
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I don't get it. Our Topix moderator gets his panties in a knot over someone saying that Elks get a goofy hat, but he lets "Joe dugooder" spam the daylights out of these forums with some link to a paving scam? Really? I suspect that we are dealing with a clueless mod who has a chip on his shoulder over something.
I would love to be a mod on here and clean up this trash!
someone special

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Boing wrote:
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I would love to be a mod on here and clean up this trash!
Strongly agree with you on this topic.
What's happened to this world, why do others feel the need to come on sites like this and spread vicious lies and rumors?.Are these people so board with there lives that they feel the need to put others down or find fault with other people?.
A lot of the threads on Topix should disappear!
Bwahahaha Check

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someone special wrote:
<quoted text> Strongly agree with you on this topic.
What's happened to this world, why do others feel the need to come on sites like this and spread vicious lies and rumors?.Are these people so board with there lives that they feel the need to put others down or find fault with other people?.
A lot of the threads on Topix should disappear!
And yet all of you naysayers are here on Topix, reading threads and posting your opinions? Bwahahaha! Before the internet, we all used to gather in a bar or around the water cooler to gossip and share our opinions about: politics, businesses, criminals, and eccentric neighbors. Now we use social media. Mutatis mutandis, and yet everything really stays the same. Get with the times, and stop being such pathetic Luddites!
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Jun 11, 2013
 
just saying wrote:
<quoted text>sorry i did a type o
Everyone makes mistakes (just saying) that goes to show that u are human, and not some machine,that some people live by and think it could never make a mistake.
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someone special wrote:
<quoted text> Strongly agree with you on this topic.
What's happened to this world, why do others feel the need to come on sites like this and spread vicious lies and rumors?.Are these people so board with there lives that they feel the need to put others down or find fault with other people?.
A lot of the threads on Topix should disappear!
I wonder what one has to do in order to become a moderator?
just saying

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Jun 11, 2013
 
Bwahahaha Check wrote:
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And yet all of you naysayers are here on Topix, reading threads and posting your opinions? Bwahahaha! Before the internet, we all used to gather in a bar or around the water cooler to gossip and share our opinions about: politics, businesses, criminals, and eccentric neighbors. Now we use social media. Mutatis mutandis, and yet everything really stays the same. Get with the times, and stop being such pathetic Luddites!
And yet,back when people went to the local bars or would stand around the water coolers to gossip, there was a face and a name to hold this person accountable. now a days there's nothing to hold someone accountable for there actions, there for these people think they can do or say what ever they with no actions to be taking from others..like i said people with no backbones!.
special ed

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Jun 11, 2013
 
someone special wrote:
<quoted text> Strongly agree with you on this topic.
What's happened to this world, why do others feel the need to come on sites like this and spread vicious lies and rumors?.
So why are you on here if you don't like Topix? You're free to leave.
special ed

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Jun 11, 2013
 
Boing wrote:
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I wonder what one has to do in order to become a moderator?
Being a topix moderator doesn't mean you get to decide what is posted and what isn't. Topix WANTS this type of discussion. That's what it's for.
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Jun 11, 2013
 
just saying wrote:
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And yet,back when people went to the local bars or would stand around the water coolers to gossip, there was a face and a name to hold this person accountable. now a days there's nothing to hold someone accountable for there actions, there for these people think they can do or say what ever they with no actions to be taking from others..like i said people with no backbones!.
If someone actually libels another, there is still just as much accountability now as in the past. There is actually more accountability, as libel, being in print, is easier to document than mere verbal slander done around the water cooler.

But here is the rub: most of what is said here is not libel. It is opinion. There is no tort. Sticks and stones make break my bones but names will never harm me ... that is just as relevant now as when you first learned it in Kindergarten.

What's more, the political threads on some of these small town sites fills an important void in local political news and commentary. Locally, the Evening Times does a TERRIBLE job of political reporting, and Topix routinely scoops the print media.

Finally, even the worst threads are little different than writing nasty remarks on the wall of the bathroom stall, just like when we were in high school. My only complaint with Topix is that Google indexes these threads ... and that is a sin on the part of Google, not Topix.
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Jun 11, 2013
 
special ed wrote:
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Being a topix moderator doesn't mean you get to decide what is posted and what isn't. Topix WANTS this type of discussion. That's what it's for.
I disagree with this.
if a person feels the need to spread a bunch of rumors and lies,then this so called person should have a face and a name to back up there there dirty stores,so they can be held accountable by there victims!.
Prince V

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Jun 11, 2013
 
Bwahahaha Check wrote:
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And yet all of you naysayers are here on Topix, reading threads and posting your opinions? Bwahahaha! Before the internet, we all used to gather in a bar or around the water cooler to gossip and share our opinions about: politics, businesses, criminals, and eccentric neighbors. Now we use social media. Mutatis mutandis, and yet everything really stays the same. Get with the times, and stop being such pathetic Luddites!
No Willy it's all the miserable trolls like yourself that couldn't take being held accountable for their actions. That's why you change your name so often. Sanctimonious jagoff.
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Jun 11, 2013
 
just saying wrote:
<quoted text> I disagree with this.
if a person feels the need to spread a bunch of rumors and lies,then this so called person should have a face and a name to back up there there dirty stores,so they can be held accountable by there victims!.
IOW, you want frontier justice because someone bad-mouthed you? Smoke the bastards out so you and your cousins can break a few bones? Well, some of us rather believe in the rule of law.

If someone libels you, you are free to hire a lawyer, subpoena their ISP records, and get your day in court. But merely stating an opinion, or bad-mouthing you, is seldom if ever libel under the law (or slander, but that doesn't apply to Topix).
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Jun 11, 2013
 
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I disagree with this.
I believe the phrase I'm looking for is "tough noogies."
Prince Private Investigat

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Prince V wrote:
<quoted text> No Willy it's all the miserable trolls like yourself that couldn't take being held accountable for their actions. That's why you change your name so often. Sanctimonious jagoff.
Identity fail.
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Prince Private Investigat wrote:
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Identity fail.
Yeah. I ain't Willy. Eeeeewwww, what a gross thought! Now I need to go take a shower.
Prince V

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Jun 11, 2013
 
Prince Private Investigat wrote:
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Identity fail.
Yes, on your part.

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