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#1 Nov 18 2011 at 3:21 PM Rating: Excellent
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In continuing with that most sacred of Zam traditions, here is your 2011 Ask an Admin thread (of doom!) The rules are as follows:

1. Any question is fair game, but we get veto rights. It can be related to the site, questions for any or all of the individual admins, personal questions within reason, etc. If we can't answer, we'll try to at least give you a reason for the veto.

2. If you ask about your karma score, it's 2.00, and then we make it 2.00...

3. Asking about Admin notes is lame, and will probably result in us making up even more lame things to put in them.

4. If its a question that involves another user (for example, "did poster bob do X to poster sam") I need permission from both involved users before I can answer, unless its something public knowledge.

So, that being said, fire away! We'll leave this open for the weekend and into next week.

Edited, Nov 18th 2011 4:16pm by Kaolian
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#2 Nov 18 2011 at 3:24 PM Rating: Excellent
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Oh the one year I want to know about my karma score and it's denied me. Smiley: motz

Guess I'll settle for "What was your favorite admin related action/favorite ban?"
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#3 Nov 18 2011 at 3:28 PM Rating: Excellent
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What is lolgaxe's karma score?

You didn't say anything about asking for other people's karma~
Please don't ban me.
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Can you add a filter to change "Cure V" to "a perfectly-seasoned Steak Dinner"?
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Kao what is your avatar of/from?

Also if we are asking for filters could Ukon be changed to "dead fish"?
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lolgaxe wrote:
Oh the one year I want to know about my karma score and it's denied me. Smiley: motz

Guess I'll settle for "What was your favorite admin related action/favorite ban?"


Huh. Thats a good one. There are definitly fun times to be had with spammers, especially the ones that can't figure out the bad link filter and keep editing / making new posts to try and get around it, and growing ever more frustrated. We had one that kept going in the same post for about 30 tries, with various admins taunting him before he was nuked. That was hilarious. The Oxid / Abbay thing was somewhat satisfying too, just to see the little **** get obliterated. The ones I really enjoy are the ones that really have worked to earn their bans I guess. Though the pre admin hijack of all 45 of Thundra's sockpuppets was also pretty hilarious.

Kirby the Eccentric wrote:
What is lolgaxe's karma score?

You didn't say anything about asking for other people's karma~
Please don't ban me.


If I tell you that, I still have to make your karma score 2.00. Are you sure you really want to know that?
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#8 Nov 18 2011 at 3:37 PM Rating: Good
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Also, can you artificially boost Spoonless's post count by 1 just to tick him off?
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Does this dress make me look fat?
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Dread Lörd Kaolian wrote:
Kirby the Eccentric wrote:
What is lolgaxe's karma score?

You didn't say anything about asking for other people's karma~
Please don't ban me.


If I tell you that, I still have to make your karma score 2.00. Are you sure you really want to know that?
Naw, that's 'kay.

If you drink alcohol, what is your favorite drink?
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#11 Nov 18 2011 at 3:45 PM Rating: Excellent
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KaneKitty wrote:
Does Yoshida smell like stale coffee and cigarette smoke, or coin-operated laundry and nine-dollar cologne?


Teriyaki sauce, actually.

Aliekber wrote:
Can you add a filter to change "Cure V" to "a perfectly-seasoned Steak Dinner"?


I can't, a Dev could though. Would they, is an entirely different proposition

Olorinus wrote:
Kao what is your avatar of/from?

Also if we are asking for filters could Ukon be changed to "dead fish"?


The avatar is my drawing. Over the years there have been several iterations of them. It basically is a representation of my character backstory from the story I was working on for everquest I, mixed with symbology from forums. It's in my journal somewhere if you are curious or in need of insomnia cures. Basically, the shield and crossed swords represents the admin part of the job. The dragon is a Kaolian Dragon, a rare green and blue forest dwelling dragon with affinity to archers and rangers, the "X" should actually be an "XII" now, for how many years I have been around the site in some capacity. "Pax Draconis" is a motto I thought went well with my forum persona. The flower represents that not all conflicts are solved with force of arms or something like that.

Some of the image sigs in the same series as the avatar. They tell some of the back story as well:
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There are more of those in my images repository. I'm not a particularily good artist, but I like to try! also, I think I draw a pretty damned neat looking book personally.

Edited, Nov 18th 2011 1:48pm by Kaolian
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#12 Nov 18 2011 at 3:48 PM Rating: Excellent
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Aliekber wrote:
Also, can you artificially boost Spoonless's post count by 1 just to tick him off?

I can't, A dev could though.

Chewzer wrote:
Does this dress make me look fat?


Aardvaarks. That is the only safe answer.

Kirby the Eccentric wrote:
If you drink alcohol, what is your favorite drink?


I don't actually. There was alot of alchoholism amongst my grandparents when I was growing up, so I tend to not drink much at all. If nothing else, I figure with family history and knowing that I have the occasional weight issue, its better to not tempt fate. Though oddly enough, I would like to try making wine from my grapes in the garden someday.
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#14 Nov 18 2011 at 4:04 PM Rating: Excellent
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Dread Lörd Kaolian wrote:
Chewzer wrote:
Does this dress make me look fat?

Aardvaarks. That is the only safe answer.

Brilliant! Smiley: lol I suppose I should use the opportunity to ask a real question, though:

While perusing the forums, do you ever give 'admin rateups' to posts you find exceptionally informative or helpful, or are those saved for special occasions?
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Chew is being a lot more level-headed regarding the whole issue, which is strange because he's probably drunk.
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Do the admins every have a real life "ZamCon" gathering? For business or for fun?


We thought about it at one time...but think of the amount of booze we'd need.
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Here are my 2 burning questions.

1) can we get a better diversity of avatars for none "Premium Membership" members.

2) can we get a better diversity of smileys Smiley: nod

Edited, Nov 18th 2011 5:46pm by TwiddleDee
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#17 Nov 18 2011 at 4:12 PM Rating: Excellent
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Can you edit the title of this post so that it says Admin Day? Smiley: grin

Also, can you come over here and cook dinner? I'm feeling more lazy than usual.
#18 Nov 18 2011 at 4:38 PM Rating: Good
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Is there any way I could get a Lurker title? :P

Also, I am also curious if admins ever boost ratings for exceptionally informative posts like the rate-bombs dropped on blatant trolls or abusers.

Last question, make out with Chris Farley for 30 minutes or attempt to have a meaningful conversation with Snooki from Jersey Shore for a night?
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#19 Nov 18 2011 at 4:56 PM Rating: Good
For any/all of the admins:

Do you honestly thing FFXIV will succeed and become popular?
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Kao,

Have you ever been to Boeing's "Little Red Barn"?

And... given the age of my user account and the average posting rate, in what year will I finally achieve 1000 posts?
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hmmm i should probably ask about my karma score 2.0 is probably and increase.

My burning question is this. Does Pikko ever cook up a big feast for you all to have at Zam Day. Is there a Zam Day?
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I want to know if I can get a job at Zam as the OOT administrator. I am currently out of work and could use the money. Smiley: glare

I also want to know what happened with you, Kao, and the crazy lady who was stalking you?

Also, I guess, according to the thread title, I should ask you to say "2011." Smiley: tongue

Edited, Nov 18th 2011 5:47pm by Belkira
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Can Rog be unbanned yet?

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catwho wrote:
Do the admins every have a real life "ZamCon" gathering? For business or for fun?


There have been a few over the years, less recently than before. I've met probably about 1/3rd the current admin crop myself. Allakhazam used to have them every couple years and the company would spring for veeeery expensive dinners for us that showed. I've also met several people at zam user meetups, or just as they travel through the area.

Chewzer wrote:

While perusing the forums, do you ever give 'admin rateups' to posts you find exceptionally informative or helpful, or are those saved for special occasions?


Sometimes. The feedback forum and the tech cupport forum especially, when people go out of their way to be helpful to other users, things like that. I really try not to participate in the general rating of threads in general, though I will counter thread rate bombs, or adjust karma camped users back to where they were. Sometimes, like on my birthday threads, everyone who posts gets a 5.00 for that post. but thats an admin job perk.

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Here are my 2 burning questions.
1) can we get a better diversity of avatars for none "Premium Membership" members.
2) can we get a better diversity of smileys Smiley: nod


If someone wanted to provide some specific better art and was willing to give us usage rights, that could probably be arranged. Basically we have to make sure its something we can legally use.

Smilies, same thing. Suggest additional ones. We don't go too crazy on those because each thread that posts has to check the text to match it to the smily list at creation time. the more smilies, the more time that process takes.

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Can you edit the title of this post so that it says Admin Day? Smiley: grin
Also, can you come over here and cook dinner? I'm feeling more lazy than usual.


Spelling is not my strong suite... And by the time I got where there is, it would probably be well past dinner unless you have a hidden concorde that I don't know about. in which case I want a ride in the concorde!

ElvaanTHF wrote:
Is there any way I could get a Lurker title? :P

Also, I am also curious if admins ever boost ratings for exceptionally informative posts like the rate-bombs dropped on blatant trolls or abusers.

Last question, make out with Chris Farley for 30 minutes or attempt to have a meaningful conversation with Snooki from Jersey Shore for a night?


Sure, post 10,000 times, Yes, we do on occasion. Usually we try not to make a huge deal out of it though, and Snooki, because I posess duct tape!

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For any/all of the admins:
Do you honestly thing FFXIV will succeed and become popular?


They added a jump button, so thats something right? I think it could, if they really manage to fix some of the glaring problems they had at launch, and make it worth peoples while to come back. The FFXI nostalgia will bring people if nothing else eventually, but only if they hear the game has been repaired. they really need to do a complete relaunch like they did with EQ2 at the time.

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Kao,

Have you ever been to Boeing's "Little Red Barn"?

And... given the age of my user account and the average posting rate, in what year will I finally achieve 1000 posts?


Yes! at least assuming you are talking about the one that is attached to the Boeing air museum. And 1972, because you find a time machine. I was told there would be no math!

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hmmm i should probably ask about my karma score 2.0 is probably and increase.

My burning question is this. Does Pikko ever cook up a big feast for you all to have at Zam Day. Is there a Zam Day?


There is not a zam day, and Pikko has not cooked up a big feast for us as of yet. We do occasionally do cookie exchanges at christmas, though recently with as many admins that has been problematic.

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I want to know if I can get a job at Zam as the OOT administrator. I am currently out of work and could use the money. Smiley: glare

I also want to know what happened with you, Kao, and the crazy lady who was stalking you?

Also, I guess, according to the thread title, I should ask you to say "2011." Smiley: tongue


We are hireing for a Java coder right now, but beyond that, we don't currently have openings for forum specific minionship.

As far as the crazy lady went, I pretty much just had to enforce a no contact situation. I mean, I feel bad for her and all, but just looking at past history, she wasn't looking for a relationship, she was looking for someone with health insurance basically. I realize beeing single as long as I have been, I don't have any real cause to be particularily picky, but I didn't want to go there.

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Can Rog be unbanned yet?


No. I know he's sorry, I know he appologized and was sincere, but he burned too many bridges repeatedly with the FFXI admins. I'm willing to give him a chance again someday, but he's going to have to convince Pikko and Vlorsutes before that happens.

Hyolith wrote:
Is Black Friday a taboo subject on ZAM? It's getting close and I'm surprised I haven't seen anyone here talk about it. Unless no one else really cares but me.


Nope, just haven't been that many good deals so far this year.
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#26 Nov 18 2011 at 6:44 PM Rating: Good
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In continuing with that most sacred of Zam traditions, here is your 2011 Ask an Admin thread (of doom!) The rules are as follows:
If you ask about your karma score, it's 2.00, and then we make it 2.00...


Is my karma score 4.00

Edited, Nov 18th 2011 7:44pm by Tailmon
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Before you ask that, be advised that 2.00 would not be an improvement...
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#28 Nov 18 2011 at 6:51 PM Rating: Good
1) Is the "Ask an Admin day 2011 Thread" for Sage level posters and above only?
(if yes, disregard remaining questions)

2) As an admin, what topics, other than Karma, do you personally consider taboo?

3) What DID happen to the "earth shattering kaboom?"

Edited, Nov 18th 2011 7:51pm by Dyrwydi
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#29 Nov 18 2011 at 6:56 PM Rating: Excellent
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Which game's forums cause the most problems?
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Years ago you could see your Karma Score. Why was the Karma System changed?
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#31 Nov 18 2011 at 7:06 PM Rating: Excellent
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Dread Lörd Kaolian wrote:
ElvaanTHF wrote:
Is there any way I could get a Lurker title? :P

Also, I am also curious if admins ever boost ratings for exceptionally informative posts like the rate-bombs dropped on blatant trolls or abusers.

Last question, make out with Chris Farley for 30 minutes or attempt to have a meaningful conversation with Snooki from Jersey Shore for a night?


Sure, post 10,000 times, Yes, we do on occasion. Usually we try not to make a huge deal out of it though, and Snooki, because I posess duct tape!


Posting 10,000 times would defeat the point of lurking, sir! Also, no duct tape. Full on, hardcore, hot, steamy, stimulating attempted intellectual conversation

Thanks for the answers. :P

Edited, Nov 18th 2011 8:07pm by ElvaanTHF
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Kao, how many more spider pictures till the mental breakdown and/or banishment of myself?
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#34 Nov 18 2011 at 7:43 PM Rating: Excellent
Telaki wrote:
Years ago you could see your Karma Score. Why was the Karma System changed?


We abused it Smiley: lol
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We abused it Smiley: lol

Wow, has it really been so long that people don't know that story now? Smiley: laugh


Does anyone else enjoy giving Vlor **** the way I do? Not asking names, just wondering if I'm all alone in picking on Vlor. For that matter, do you guys get annoyed at me poking at him, or do you not really care?
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#37 Nov 18 2011 at 8:25 PM Rating: Good
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OK! Kaolian I love Zam! But I am a Hardcore lurker. I just never been that huge on posting :( But I am here every day on reading! So here are my questions/ rant in no pitcular order:


1. Is there a chain of command? and what is it?

2. A Lot of forums have this you "agree with us or we rate you down" mentality any chance of breaking that? (IE: Karma isn't working all that great)


3. I know how how us Forum posters are policed but how are admins?
I am asking this because one of the forums I lurk has an admin the well, only way I can describe him is as a condensing **** If you don't agree with him your wrong, ect. Worse off I feel he is driving players away from the game. I can't rant him down but...

4. MY BIGGEST QUESTION: Will you guys ever adjust the Karma system?
It seems to force peeps into your way or highway around here about thinking. I will admit I haven't posted as much because I worried about karma. It dosen't seem like it matters if I'm on the SWTOR, FFXVI,FFXI, or wow forum.


Even this post I'm wondering if I'll get rated down /cry /wrists that I think is Zam's legacy.



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As far as the crazy lady went, I pretty much just had to enforce a no contact situation. I mean, I feel bad for her and all, but just looking at past history, she wasn't looking for a relationship, she was looking for someone with health insurance basically. I realize beeing single as long as I have been, I don't have any real cause to be particularily picky, but I didn't want to go there.



Good choice. Smiley: thumbsup

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1) Is the "Ask an Admin day 2011 Thread" for Sage level posters and above only?
(if yes, disregard remaining questions)

2) As an admin, what topics, other than Karma, do you personally consider taboo?

3) What DID happen to the "earth shattering kaboom?"


1. Nope, anyone can play!
2. Questions I have vetoed in the past include what I make per month in salary, certain direct questions about certain corporate ownership arrangements of certain websites that are probably now public knowledge but were not at the time, or things like "what is the full name and address and social security number of Admin _____"
3. If you are talking about the death ray on mars, there was a deflection in the starboard primary interferometric pulse magnetohelicoiloidal generator, which caused a brief short in the tertiary beam doubler just before the main magnetic compression pulse fired, causing a misfire in the deuteriam matrix wafer. If you are talking about a certain former WoW admin, basically there were issues between that individual and elements of management, and when budget cuts occured, they no longer worked here.

someproteinguy wrote:
Which game's forums cause the most problems?

It really varies. Cultures are different in each forum section. Things that are the norm in the FFXI forums wouldn't go over well in WoW main. All other forums annoy the asylumites sometime. Really its whichever one happens to have the larger population at the moment.

Telaki wrote:
Years ago you could see your Karma Score. Why was the Karma System changed?

People kept bugging Illia about their score, and complaining if that score fluctuated even on a microscopic level, making ratebots on a regular basis, karma camping people left and right. It detracted from the forum at the time. On the other hand, it also gave people an excuse to come back and check on their karma and thus interact more with the forum. I'd personally advocate bringing the numbers back, but I doubt it will happen any time soon. The reason asking about the karma numbers remains forbiddon is because i'd be here answering just that question forever. literally forever.

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Kao, how many more spider pictures till the mental breakdown and/or banishment of myself?


-4

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Also, do you know where I left my 20ft HDMI cable?

in Guam.

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Does anyone else enjoy giving Vlor **** the way I do? Not asking names, just wondering if I'm all alone in picking on Vlor. For that matter, do you guys get annoyed at me poking at him, or do you not really care?

Vlor has his share of people he has diverse interactions with on the FFXI forums. I get annoyed when people go too far in picking on any of my admins, but within reason we allow it. Thats the main reason I don't ban anyone who posts a spider.

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OK! Kaolian I love Zam! But I am a Hardcore lurker. I just never been that huge on posting :( But I am here every day on reading! So here are my questions/ rant in no pitcular order:

1. Is there a chain of command? and what is it?

2. A Lot of forums have this you "agree with us or we rate you down" mentality any chance of breaking that? (IE: Karma isn't working all that great)

3. I know how how us Forum posters are policed but how are admins?
I am asking this because one of the forums I lurk has an admin the well, only way I can describe him is as a condensing **** If you don't agree with him your wrong, ect. Worse off I feel he is driving players away from the game. I can't rant him down but...

4. MY BIGGEST QUESTION: Will you guys ever adjust the Karma system?
It seems to force peeps into your way or highway around here about thinking. I will admit I haven't posted as much because I worried about karma. It dosen't seem like it matters if I'm on the SWTOR, FFXVI,FFXI, or wow forum.

Even this post I'm wondering if I'll get rated down /cry /wrists that I think is Zam's legacy.



1. Yes, there is a chain of command. It starts with Draknorr, MicahAJ and Darqflame. Darqflame is my direct boss, after that, in terms of forum matters specifically, I am the lead forum administrator. Where it gets complicated is the crossover between forums and content managers. In terms of forum content, I "outrank" a content manager. In terms of Game content in the game databases themselves, we are either tied or they outrank me, which is as it should be. In the event of a forum dispute, if its about me, contact Darqflame, If its about anyone else, contact either Darqflame or myself.

2. We have adjusted the karma system recently with the new forum revamp to curb those tendancies and introduce a slight positive bias when posting. Its now much more difficult for a newbie poster to get obliterated or set inadvertantly to guru. We also changed things so spammers or people who are being rated down heavily on a consecutive basis will actually drop off faster than they were before. Are there areas that could be adjusted more still? sure. but I think it is working pretty well now actually.

3. By me. Please see the process in the forum rules at: http://everquest.allakhazam.com/wiki/Forum_Rules#XV._Administrator_decision_appeals_process
I'd rather handle that via PM or e-mail or a seperate thread than this one, and keep in mind I'll be reviewing all facets of the issue, but please feel free to send me a PM or something with your grievances, with specific examples, links to anything you considered objectionable, along with any extenuating circumstances, etc. I can't promise you an outcome that will be necessarily favorable to you, but I can promise that I will review the situation and deal with it one way or the other.

4. We did recently already, and we also will review "karma camping" if you feel you are being unfairly targeted.

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I've never recieved any solicitations for that. I did have someone ask me for the Magi pic once, which prompted a "why the **** would you think I would even have that" conversation with that individual. I think they got banned later.
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So, how long would it take you to teach me to code Java...?


Ironically, I could actually probably apply for that position, I just have my other full time job, so I'm not going to. I dunno, the basics? probably a few hours. to mastery? depends on how quick you learn and any prior programming experiance, etc.
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I don't have a concord, but if I did, I'd invite you along. RIP Concord, you will be missed.

Related: why the **** did they discontinue those anyway? They were bad ass!
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Dread Lörd Kaolian wrote:
Belkira the Tulip wrote:
So, how long would it take you to teach me to code Java...?


Ironically, I could actually probably apply for that position, I just have my other full time job, so I'm not going to. I dunno, the basics? probably a few hours. to mastery? depends on how quick you learn and any prior programming experiance, etc.


Being im majoring in SAP(Software App Programming) with c++ & java, just finished up classes for c++, and with Java... a lot of the concepts are there from c++.... just the different syntax/grammar. As with any programming you need to think outside the box at times. There's always more than 1 route to any solution.
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I don't have a concord, but if I did, I'd invite you along. RIP Concord, you will be missed.

Related: why the **** did they discontinue those anyway? They were bad ass!


A piece of engine trim from a different airplane fell off on the runway, hit the concorde tire, which exploded and took out the Concorde engines, and killed about a hundred influential people with relitives that held a grudge. So they sued it out of existance essentially.

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Any memorable bans that you enjoy thinking about? Like, remembering that you were the one that got to hit the banstick makes you smile/giggle? If so, any in particular you'd care to share (I assume not, but it can't hurt to ask)?
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Except if it were baby photos, it would be like looking at before and afters of Michael Jackson. Only instead of turning into a white guy, he changes into a chick!
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Dread Lörd Kaolian wrote:
Nadenu wrote:
I don't have a concord, but if I did, I'd invite you along. RIP Concord, you will be missed.

Related: why the **** did they discontinue those anyway? They were bad ass!


A piece of engine trim from a different airplane fell off on the runway, hit the concorde tire, which exploded and took out the Concorde engines, and killed about a hundred influential people with relitives that held a grudge. So they sued it out of existance essentially.


Well that's stupid. I always wanted to ride in one. I just never had a reason to travel to England. And now if I do, I'm screwed.
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Is Darkflame still around?

I wanna know how Nobby was in the sac.

If that doesn't fly my question is:

Who was the last person who rated me down?

Bonus question:

Who was the last person to rate me up?
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Any memorable bans that you enjoy thinking about? Like, remembering that you were the one that got to hit the banstick makes you smile/giggle? If so, any in particular you'd care to share (I assume not, but it can't hurt to ask)?


Most of the really memorable ones aren't enjoyable memories. Usually by the time it gets to that point its more a sense of resignation. Sure, killing spammers and scammers and godraidens is enjoyable, and the examples I posted above. Banning skeet was pretty satisfying too I suppose.

Elinda wrote:
Is Darkflame still around?

I wanna know how Nobby was in the sac.

If that doesn't fly my question is:

Who was the last person who rated me down?

Bonus question:

Who was the last person to rate me up?



Yes,

Dunno,

Me,

Me.
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Automatic currently!
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Dread Lörd Kaolian wrote:
Lady Jinte wrote:
Any memorable bans that you enjoy thinking about? Like, remembering that you were the one that got to hit the banstick makes you smile/giggle? If so, any in particular you'd care to share (I assume not, but it can't hurt to ask)?


Most of the really memorable ones aren't enjoyable memories. Usually by the time it gets to that point its more a sense of resignation. Sure, killing spammers and scammers and godraidens is enjoyable, and the examples I posted above. Banning skeet was pretty satisfying too I suppose.

Elinda wrote:
Is Darkflame still around?

I wanna know how Nobby was in the sac.

If that doesn't fly my question is:

Who was the last person who rated me down?

Bonus question:

Who was the last person to rate me up?



Yes,

Dunno,

Me,

Me.
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