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Old 03-01-2011, 11:08 AM   #21
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The helpful post thing is more fun for me than reps. It's easier to see who likes what. At least for me.
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Old 03-01-2011, 11:21 AM   #22
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Old 03-01-2011, 11:22 AM   #23
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Agreed!
^^Ditto that!

Far too many times the rep system gets to be obsessively focussed on, abused and ends up eventually just being its own downfall; whereas with a "I found this helpful" system, it's nicer and more useful.
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Old 03-01-2011, 11:29 AM   #24
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Hmmm, I hadn't been paying any attention to Forum Rep over here. As opposed to some other places, it seems to matter less and less. Everyone I read here seems serious, so I just read and quote, etc.

I agree with being nice to inexperienced posters/lifters. We all have to start somewhere and while Google is awesome, there is a ton of conflicting information and misinformation through which a novice would need to sift.
I dont think anyone over here is really bothered about reps (plus no one really knows how it works and whos got what lol ) The great thing is everyone on here pretty much gives sound advice and helpfull/encouraging info so it just becomes ridiculous cos you would just want to rep everything...
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^^Ditto that!

Far too many times the rep system gets to be obsessively focussed on, abused and ends up eventually just being its own downfall; whereas with a "I found this helpful" system, it's nicer and more useful.
Totally agree.... its nice knowing some one has found something you said helpfull, and its not open to stupidness

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Old 03-01-2011, 01:16 PM   #25
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I didn't even know we could neg rep on here.
What? Well in that case, negged!

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And for this quote, you get repped, SRS. I almost choked on my lunch when I read that..funny stuff tim..lol



For me, the reps here don't really mean anything. I come here because of that reason. I know I'm getting solid advice from people who don't care about silly green pixels on a computer screen. If I get repped, thanks. If I get negged, oh well. I'll find some tissues to wipe away my sorrow..


and for fun, reps for all here til I run out today... unless that is abusing the system too much?.
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Old 03-01-2011, 02:30 PM   #26
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^^ i rep you for excessive use of reps!!
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Old 03-01-2011, 02:38 PM   #27
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Please don't neg rep people unless they are blatant trolls.
Just bumping this rule as a reminder.

We don't neg here. If you dislike someone's opinion, tell them why. No cheap shots.
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Just bumping this rule as a reminder.

We don't neg here. If you dislike someone's opinion, tell them why. No cheap shots.
LOL, I didn't even realize that was possible. How long have I been here?
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LOL, I didn't even realize that was possible. How long have I been here?
I think we had our first neg rep in 3 years
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