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Originally posted by Niall197
Sometimes I'll star & flag if I think someone's playing to the gallery for stars & flags.
But then I'll tell them what I've done.
That way they've got bad stars and bad flags. And they'll taint all their good ones. And that'll annoy the contributor.
No, I have nothing better to do with my time
Originally posted by JustinSee
Personally, and no offense meant, I just don't really care to star or flag anything. I don't rate anything by how many stars or flags, as I don't pay attention to it. I could give a crap about anyone around me because all I see are a bunch of self obsessed people- in general- in society I mean. Such a system only exists for people to pat themselves on the back.
Originally posted by alfa1
I dont think I've ever starred or flagged anyone in the whole time I've been here.
Apart from egotripping for that poster, I really cant see the point.
As MisterLondon (the post just above me) explains - the system is *supposed* to reward great work, but (as I read while lurking and learnt before signing up) it actually just rewards popularity.