posted on Feb, 27 2010 @ 07:32 PM
It's all meaningless.
Points meant something, and now they don't.
We had these odd colour bars for a while, and now they're gone.
Now we have stars and flags that will probably be gone after a while.
These are all designed to stroke the ego of the members so they contribute more content to the boards. Without user provided content there would be no
Just forget about the flags, star, points, etc....
Enjoy your time here on the site, contribute what you can, but don't worry about the stats. Your good posts will be rewarded with multiple replies
and the opportunity to enter into meaningful discussions with other members.
I've even made a few friends here.