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    Who moderates the moderaters?

    Seems any time you say something that does not align with their belief they repremand.

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    Never been reprimanded by one. I have said a lot of crap too.
    What exactly did you say?

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    I moderate the moderators.
    You can reach me with your complaints by e-mailing dontgiveacrap@whinersrus.net
    "Let us hope our weapons are never needed --but do not forget what the common people knew when they demanded the Bill of Rights: An armed citizenry is the first defense, the best defense, and the final defense against tyranny. If guns are outlawed, only the government will have guns. Only the police, the secret police, the military, the hired servants of our rulers. Only the government -- and a few outlaws. I intend to be among the outlaws" - Edward Abbey

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    Quote Originally Posted by ModoVincere View Post
    Never been reprimanded by one. I have said a lot of crap too.
    What exactly did you say?
    +1 ...MV does say a lot of crap, and it's mostly useless...

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    Quote Originally Posted by UnsafeAlpine View Post
    +1 ...MV does say a lot of crap, and it's mostly useless...
    just immitating my hero....jsharr.

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    As to who moderates the moderators? That would be those of us with 3 stars, the Administrators. You will see a link on the main page called Forum Leadership, and you will find the Administrators there. You can drop any of us a PM. If we can't deal with it, we can refer you on to Internet Brands, where our bosses are.

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    Quote Originally Posted by thplmn72 View Post
    Seems any time you say something that does not align with their belief they repremand.
    It's not so much our (possible) belief system. But if you break the Guidelines, you will be reprimanded, warned, yellow flagged and whatnot, depending on your posting history. Before taking any action we'll have a discussion, getting more than just one Mod's opinion to it. Emergencies (obvious spamming, grossly offensive pictures and such) will be dealt with immediately, and discussed later.

    If you feel you have been unfairly treated, first point it out to the Mods. If you're not happy with that reply, talk to Admins.

    --Juha, a Forum Mod

    [edit] I see Tom beat me to it. [/edit]
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    I say a lot of dumb, useless crap. Only been reprimanded once, and rightfully so.

    But then, the fresh home-baked cookies delivered to their doorstep weekly probably help....

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    Non Tribuo Anus Rodentum and off to the next adventure (RIP) Stacey's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by chipcom View Post
    I moderate the moderators.
    You can reach me with your complaints by e-mailing dontgiveacrap@whinersrus.net
    ... and I moderate Chip.

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    My question is how one gets elected to moderator status? Is there a post about this, or is it a seniority thing?
    Ride more.

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    Most moderation is done on a case by case basis, and usually only after a thread is reported by another member.

    After a thread or post is reported to the moderators, it gets it's own thread in the mod's forum, where discussion occurs and action is taken.

    If you have a problem with moderation, please use the Forum Suggestions and User Assistance forum.

    http://www.bikeforums.net/forum-suggestions-user-assistance/

    or report your concerns to an administrator, who can be indenitifed by the three blue stars next to their user name.
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    Quote Originally Posted by colorider View Post
    Phobias are for irrational fears. Fear of junk ripping badgers is perfectly rational. Those things are nasty.

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    Non Tribuo Anus Rodentum and off to the next adventure (RIP) Stacey's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by MrCrassic View Post
    My question is how one gets elected to moderator status? Is there a post about this, or is it a seniority thing?
    You're not elected, it's penance.

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    Yeah, it's a penance, but the blue star tattoo on the forehead is kinda cool, esp. if you are a Dallas Cowboy fan.
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    Quote Originally Posted by colorider View Post
    Phobias are for irrational fears. Fear of junk ripping badgers is perfectly rational. Those things are nasty.

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    Quote Originally Posted by ModoVincere View Post
    Never been reprimanded by one. I have said a lot of crap too.
    What exactly did you say?
    Would you please shut up!
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    Quote Originally Posted by colorider View Post
    Phobias are for irrational fears. Fear of junk ripping badgers is perfectly rational. Those things are nasty.

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    Gee... Mine was only on there w/ Lik-um-ade.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Stacey View Post
    Gee... Mine was only on there w/ Lik-um-ade.
    yeah, but back in your day, if you licked the sticker, you saw rainbows and stuff.
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    Quote Originally Posted by colorider View Post
    Phobias are for irrational fears. Fear of junk ripping badgers is perfectly rational. Those things are nasty.

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    Quote Originally Posted by ModoVincere View Post
    Never been reprimanded by one. I have said a lot of crap too.
    What exactly did you say?
    +1

    Quote Originally Posted by jsharr View Post
    A girl once asked me to give her twelve inches and make it hurt. I had to make love to her 3 times and then punch her in the nose.

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    Quote Originally Posted by jsharr View Post
    yeah, but back in your day, if you licked the sticker, you saw rainbows and stuff.
    Ooooooooooooooooooooooo, yeahhhh

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    Quote Originally Posted by Psydotek View Post
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    you shut up too. And when MV is done with the dunce cap and stool, you get in that corner.
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    Quote Originally Posted by colorider View Post
    Phobias are for irrational fears. Fear of junk ripping badgers is perfectly rational. Those things are nasty.

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    Quote Originally Posted by jsharr View Post
    you shut up too. And when MV is done with the dunce cap and stool, you get in that corner.
    [talkingcrap]Speaking of stool, i've gotta pay homage to the porcelain throne goddess in about 30 minutes or so...[/talkingcrap]


    Quote Originally Posted by jsharr View Post
    A girl once asked me to give her twelve inches and make it hurt. I had to make love to her 3 times and then punch her in the nose.

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    I don't remember tellin' you to tell them to shut up. That's igrant.

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    I'm severely disappointed in the moderation around here as I've said a bunch of stupid things and have not been reprimanded...

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    Quote Originally Posted by UnsafeAlpine View Post
    I'm severely disappointed in the moderation around here as I've said a bunch of stupid things and have not been reprimanded...
    Consider yourself reprimanded!

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    Quote Originally Posted by UnsafeAlpine View Post
    I'm severely disappointed in the moderation around here as I've said a bunch of stupid things and have not been reprimanded...
    you shut up too! And when psydotek goes to the can, you get the dunce cap and stool. The wooden one with four legs.
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    Quote Originally Posted by colorider View Post
    Phobias are for irrational fears. Fear of junk ripping badgers is perfectly rational. Those things are nasty.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Stacey View Post
    I don't remember tellin' you to tell them to shut up. That's igrant.
    Did you lick your stamp again?
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    Quote Originally Posted by colorider View Post
    Phobias are for irrational fears. Fear of junk ripping badgers is perfectly rational. Those things are nasty.

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