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Postby nakatago » Mon, 07 Feb 2011 1:23 pm

Hey!!! Red card!

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Postby sundaymorningstaple » Mon, 07 Feb 2011 2:13 pm

I don't think he knows your nationality. :lol:

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Postby ecureilx » Mon, 07 Feb 2011 2:17 pm

sundaymorningstaple wrote:I don't think he knows your nationality. :lol:


Que pasa ?? Some enlightenment ?? :D :D Please .. ;)

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Postby ecureilx » Mon, 07 Feb 2011 2:56 pm

sundaymorningstaple wrote:http://forum.singaporeexpats.com/ftopic67578.html


Damn - Is there some place I can buy myself a sawed off shutgun to shoot my head off :???: :???:

Well, I guess he has a great sense of humour - I believe :D :D :D

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Postby ksl » Mon, 07 Feb 2011 5:01 pm

No YOU cannot!

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Postby Chief Moderator » Sun, 13 Feb 2011 9:29 pm

the accent gives it all away usually if you mix around with malaysians

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Postby aster » Sun, 13 Feb 2011 10:08 pm

JR8 wrote:I suspect, as suggested, for the OP to get 5 posts so he now has PM access to spam his ready 'address list' of expats. His post account started and ended at 5 in one day, quelle surprise!

Can you monitor PM traffic? It would be interesting to see how many newbies go from 1-5 on their first day, stop there but start PMing people instead...

I'd burn their sorry ar$es if I had a big red button in front of me 8-)


I'd raise the benchmark to 50 or 150, only the "regulars" who have been here a while should have any use for the PM feature anyway...

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Postby sundaymorningstaple » Sun, 13 Feb 2011 11:23 pm

Can't be any worse than the silly noob who registered today and made his 1st post above yours and thinks he's gonna fool anybody. Chief Dork would be more like it. :roll:

Bloody hell, raise it to 50 or 150!?! It's bad enough when we have to put up with 5 blood useless one-liners that normally make absolutely no sense, so that they can make a PM. This nincompoops would post fifty one-liners then! :o

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Postby nakatago » Mon, 14 Feb 2011 12:05 am

sundaymorningstaple wrote:Can't be any worse than the silly noob who registered today and made his 1st post above yours and thinks he's gonna fool anybody. Chief Dork would be more like it. :roll:

Bloody hell, raise it to 50 or 150!?! It's bad enough when we have to put up with 5 blood useless one-liners that normally make absolutely no sense, so that they can make a PM. This nincompoops would post fifty one-liners then! :o


Don't forget those threads that go like "How many posts before I can PM?"

If only they bothered to, you know, READ.

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Postby JR8 » Mon, 14 Feb 2011 12:20 am

aster wrote:
JR8 wrote:I suspect, as suggested, for the OP to get 5 posts so he now has PM access to spam his ready 'address list' of expats. His post account started and ended at 5 in one day, quelle surprise!

Can you monitor PM traffic? It would be interesting to see how many newbies go from 1-5 on their first day, stop there but start PMing people instead...

I'd burn their sorry ar$es if I had a big red button in front of me 8-)


I'd raise the benchmark to 50 or 150, only the "regulars" who have been here a while should have any use for the PM feature anyway...


I think that is a suggestion worth discussing. I.e. what need does a complete newbie have to PM other people? On the flipside if the hurdle was at say 50, would these same newbies write 50 posts of piffle?

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Postby ecureilx » Mon, 14 Feb 2011 10:37 am

I'd raise the benchmark to 50 or 150, only the "regulars" who have been here a while should have any use for the PM feature anyway...


Well, my 2 cents ? On a forum where there used to be a lot of spam / flaming, the mods changed the requirement for PM to 50 posts, and / or 3 months or pay a minor subscription fee :D :D

The rational was - if the person can last the 3 months and / or 50 posts, they deserve to get the PM facility :D

If they are desperate - pay for it :D (I know, it doesn't go down with a lot of people who expect forums to be free and cost zero $)

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Postby x9200 » Mon, 14 Feb 2011 11:02 am

I would say one month of probation and 10 posts with no more than 3 on 2 consecutive days :)


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