posted on Apr, 12 2009 @ 07:59 PM
reply to post by Springer
I'm still trying to figure out how to do the 'quote' thingy....I have been a 'victim' of this procedure so many times...I happen to think this is
a 'tool' that is mis-used to excess...
While I applaud the efforts taken to require more thoughtful replies, it is a great step forward. However, the clever ability of some to "slice and
dice" another's post has been used so often that I get headaches trying to follow the intent of the Original Post!!!
I see this ability to be akin to 'quote mining'....but on a more clever scale.
One can 'peel apart' anothers' post and twist it into something that doesn't even begin to represent the original concept....
The Mods cannot be everywhere, of course. They are only Human, after all...so, I see your point, SO.
I just hope that the community that IS ATS will come together to realize that it is really....as I sign on...just a few hundred individuals at any
This is a Forum that must be protected. Because it is important to remain free of the junk that some other webites promulgate....