posted on Jun, 27 2012 @ 11:49 PM
How many threads come into ATS? How many are posted through countless hours or work and diligence, or thought and meaning? Such a small percentage I
Yet, how many people here have just posted six things in a row on a similar topic, each with a link to make themselves appear more credited? Maybe
they have a line of "opinion" in each thread, but time and care for the post is just gone, easily pointed out through the 2 minute intervals in which
they were posted...
How many people here have just posted one liners that retain a majority opinion to get stars? With a handy
How many people race to be the first reply in a promising thread, perhaps even posting something blank so it can be edited within a few hours to say
something witty, just for a star flood?
How many people have tried to debunk something that is so subjective and open-ended, merely for someone to break the silence of star-giving in a
I am tired of it. Stars are abused and misused. So, what am I going to do about it? Stars for everyone! if you reply in a thread I am in, whether I
agree or care or laugh or not, free star. The exception? No stars for whoever created the thread. Flags hold much more meaning and if like what you
have to say, I'll give you a flag. They can even be taken away if I see it is a repost or a hoax so it works nicely.
Anyone want to join me, so we can clean up ATS once and for all? Stars for everyone except thread creators who get flags if they deserve
edit on 27-6-2012 by PhysicsAdept because: (no reason given)