posted on Sep, 1 2010 @ 12:39 PM
Originally posted by Freeborn
reply to post by CHA0S
Both yesterday and earlier today he had 'BANNED' on his Members Profile.
Something has changed!
It's called there was a problem between the member and the administration. That problem has been worked out via email between the parties who are
RELEVANT to the situation. You can confirm that with the member himself if you'd like.
Yet another reason why half the posts here are simply "attack the evil moderators" without any basis whatsoever.
Not one person participating in this thread had a clue what went on with IRM or that his situation was being worked on between HIM and the staff.
Yet, so many of you jumped to accuse the staff of doing something awful.
But yes... genuine concern right?
Perhaps some of the problems are because we have a growing number of members who have a preconceived notion that every single VOLUNTEER staff member
of ATS is a rotten bastard who is up to no good and does nothing except sit at the desk and figure out ways to piss off the members for the fun of it.
Because after all, that's what we want right? A site with no members! Wouldn't that be an interesting read.
Ask questions, make comments, suggestions, sure... but enough of these absolutely baseless attacks on our staff for no reason, especially when it's
something you don't know anything about.
We keep "disciplinary" issues between the member and the staff, not for public consumption. That would be inappropriate and it would violate
everything we stand for regarding privacy. We're not changing that policy because some people sit and look for reasons to attack the staff. It's
EDIT to add, it looks like my post is being unjustly rude to freeborn specifically. I apologize to freeborn for that, that was not my intention, but
rather to address a significantly larger problem of people attacking before knowing any facts at all.
[edit on Sep 1st 2010 by Djarums]