Once again the Saloon Members will decide - Political threads

Discussion in 'The Bar' started by dawg, Sep 2, 2012.

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Do we delete the Politics forum and allow political threads to be posted anywhere?

  1. No - Leave them in the Political forum, I am sick of Dave and Freds

    78.9%
  2. Yes - allow them to be posted anywhere, I love seeing Freds and Dave make fools of themselves

    21.1%
  1. dawg

    dawg In The Dog House Staff Member

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    I have seen a split in all forums on opinions concerning Political threads.

    Now, If you vote to allow Political thread in the two main forums I will delete the Politics forum. There would be no need for it at that point. Just a waste of staff time.

    Anyway, I have 3:06 pm on my watch. I will close this poll at 10pm central time tomorrow night. That gives you more than 24 hours to vote. This poll will be public so we can all see who is voting for what.

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  2. doughhead63

    doughhead63 OD'd on life itself Staff Member

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    Polless
     
  3. newcastlefan

    newcastlefan גֵּרְשֹׁם VIP

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    no poll
     
  4. Mur

    Mur soon Gold

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  5. walleye

    walleye Active Member Banned User

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    Not that my opinion counts, but I could care less.
     
  6. PLZ callmeTED

    PLZ callmeTED National Treasure Gold

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    Please don't close the politics forum.

    If you do then all those braindead shitheads will come here with their horse shit and start threads about Obama planning to blow up the moon.
     
  7. dawg

    dawg In The Dog House Staff Member

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    Your vote counts. The poll was being created it takes a few.
     
  8. P-B

    P-B Honourary Canuck Gold

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    Can you add "and Schmoopy" to "no"?
     
  9. HeinousMark

    HeinousMark Creepy-Ass Cracka VIP

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    What about the Thunderdome Forum or whatever it's called????? No one ever posts there, it's just full of Global Threads.......
     
  10. dawg

    dawg In The Dog House Staff Member

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    Vote no.
     
  11. Daveindiego

    Daveindiego Confirmed Internet Legend

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    Um, I would like to file a protest on the extremely GOP'ish wording of this poll.

    :c
     
  12. DarkFriday

    DarkFriday Fired as a MOD...Twice. Gold

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    This :coffee:
     
  13. HeinousMark

    HeinousMark Creepy-Ass Cracka VIP

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    I would also like to see a Sports Forum, especially with football season about to get in gear :yay:
     
  14. Daveindiego

    Daveindiego Confirmed Internet Legend

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    Man, start a thread about a current event TV show, and all of a sudden it's like the third reich comes marching down the street.


    Good thing you people like Breaking Bad. :c
     
  15. dawg

    dawg In The Dog House Staff Member

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    I tried this a couple of months back. No one ever posted in it.
     
  16. Mlaw

    Mlaw Quite Contrarian VIP Gold

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    Dawg, maybe a compromise, keep the forum, but allow "viewing" type threads. I think the RNC, DNC, election night, The State of the Union and other widely covered events are all things that have a broad appeal and to which even the casual political observer can contribute
     
  17. beatlejaws

    beatlejaws nowhere poster

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    Can't we just let this guy run again

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  18. walleye

    walleye Active Member Banned User

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    No shit
     
  19. Stew Nod

    Stew Nod Well-Known Member Banned User

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    Only certain folks post in political forums...which kind of makes the effort futile....I think if people can limit the amount, it would be OK in the bar

    BWTFDIK
     
  20. Daveindiego

    Daveindiego Confirmed Internet Legend

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    I should be getting lifetime VIP treatment for bringing cold hard facts to educate people. :c