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TCC Community Advisory: Site Rules Updated, Required reading
Dec 10 2010, 02:45 PM
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Joined: 26-May 06
From: Grasonville, Maryland
First Name: Richard
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Each and everyone of us agreed to these standards when we became members of this site. They are readily available to any member by clicking the Guidelines topic in the blue banner at the top of the Forums.
The Collector Zone Team has been working on a concise, specific list of violations due to the inability of a select few members to interpret the quoted material above.
While none of us cherishes the role of "bad guy" or enforcer, the rules are here for the well-being of the entire community. They will be enforced.
1. We will not tolerate profanity of any kind. Acronyms are also included
in this category. If you post it and our filter catches it, you'll find the original
word/phrase/acronym replaced with #####. If you see this in your post
when you review it, I suggest that you edit it, quickly!
If our filter doesn't catch it, we will. There will be no warnings. There will
be a 24 hour suspension.
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4. Please do not bump your threads within a twelve hour period.
If you choose to bump your thread after this 12 hour period, please
do it in a creative manner. TTT, bump and up are not considered creative
and will be deleted. We will simply delete the original post and send you
5. Creating multiple topics (concerning the same items) in one Forum will come to an end. The same coverage can be achieved through a creative title and well-written description in one Sub-Forum. We will delete them all in the future and the author will receive a warning.
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We reserve the right to modify or add to these guidelines as needed.
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Dec 12 2010, 12:20 PM
Joined: 23-April 05
First Name: Steve
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a little quid pro quo may be necesary to explain myself!
Sure the mention of randallcards image under snarkiness is humorous, it also casts a serious light on the "do's and dont's" of this site! Randallcards got banned from here and many other sites becuase he refused to act in accordance with the site guidelines.
And although Randallcards was a prolific trader he just couldnt stop the unnecesary actions that caused him to end up with a line thru his name!
SO...sometimes your "words" speak louder than your actions!
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Posts in this topic
RGBII TCC Community Advisory: Site Rules Updated Dec 10 2010, 02:45 PM 2000 rushing yards Well put Richard, looking forward to some more goo... Dec 10 2010, 05:36 PM msw_sportscards in accordance with the prophecy! Dec 10 2010, 06:21 PM ffman Excellent work Richard!
But I gotta get thi... Dec 12 2010, 11:24 AM kooljazz1966 Boss,
I'm here to have a good time, meet more... Dec 10 2010, 08:46 PM RGBII
I am no one's boss.
I am a collecto... Dec 10 2010, 11:13 PM aceecards Amen Brother!
Snarkiness?? :lol: Dec 10 2010, 10:25 PM Tarasadie17 Excellent.... job well done folks.... Dec 11 2010, 12:54 AM Zimbow :huh: Dec 11 2010, 02:10 AM edgerrin32 I try to do my best! B) Dec 11 2010, 02:09 PM sasports Carefull what you ask for Richard! You know ... Dec 12 2010, 11:38 AM urbanmonk
Careful or they may demote you like they did me ... Dec 13 2010, 02:40 AM sasports
How do you demote somone at the bottom of the fo... Dec 15 2010, 10:55 AM urbanmonk
Well not sure if moving up to CZT is actually mo... Dec 15 2010, 02:17 PM aceecards I just looked up snarkiness and saw a likeness of ... Dec 12 2010, 11:48 AM kooljazz1966
:lol: :lol: Dec 12 2010, 12:09 PM ffman
+1, great point Steve.
Those who were here at t... Dec 12 2010, 12:26 PM thesobons Some very important points ALL members should revi... Dec 13 2010, 01:54 PM Tarasadie17 I would highly suggest some folks read the site ru... Jan 29 2011, 10:24 AM mjda Maybe the rules in this thread should be moved to ... Jan 29 2011, 11:29 AM RGBII [b]Folks, I abhor bumping this thread.
I look for... Mar 23 2011, 06:59 PM Zimbow Wait, there's a rules page? Mar 23 2011, 07:42 PM Tarasadie17
You would be stunned at how often the team hear... Mar 23 2011, 07:44 PM RGBII [b]Jon,
I believe this has been thoroughly covere... Mar 23 2011, 08:02 PM Zimbow None that I can think off the top of my head. I re... Mar 23 2011, 11:05 PM RGBII [b]I rekon' that your question has been thorou... Mar 23 2011, 11:12 PM Zimbow I reckon you're right. Mar 24 2011, 07:40 PM RGBII [b]Time to resurrect this thread, once again.
Ple... Feb 22 2012, 07:24 AM urbanmonk Ok time to revive this again as seems to be a tren... Jul 4 2012, 10:56 AM
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