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A lot of mesage boards I have joined are full of these people who just # on the newbies and are completely unsympathetic...
Most people figure out they have tapped into an elaborate autobot program where there are no sentient human beings involved aside from themselves, after 4-5 weeks.
Welcome and enjoy your contribution and learning, citizen.