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    Discussing Family

    The forum rules specify that family is off limits in the hole. One would assume that anything which is off limits in the hole is also off limits in the regular forums, even if not expressly stated.

    So would the MODS please clarify? Do the rule against discussing family only apply in the hole or does it apply to the entire forum? I mean, it wouldn't make much sense if you were allowed to do something in the regular forums that you're not allowed to do in the hole.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Ethereal View Post
    The forum rules specify that family is off limits in the hole. One would assume that anything which is off limits in the hole is also off limits in the regular forums, even if not expressly stated.

    So would the MODS please clarify? Do the rule against discussing family only apply in the hole or does it apply to the entire forum? I mean, it wouldn't make much sense if you were allowed to do something in the regular forums that you're not allowed to do in the hole.
    I love it.

    You claimed something was in the rules that wasn't and got called on it, so now you are crying out for help from the Mods.

    Just hilarious.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Cletus View Post
    I love it.

    You claimed something was in the rules that wasn't and got called on it, so now you are crying out for help from the Mods.

    Just hilarious.
    BWAHAHAHAHAHA

    Cletus of all people is accusing me of crying to the MODS.

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    A rule prohibiting mentioning family members would be counterproductive. It would prohibit members from talking about their spouses or children or parents or for some, even their pets.

    A rule against ATTACKING family members does make sense, however, even that is not specified in the current rules. Even if it is implied, no attack was made against any member of your family.

    You screwed up again. Accept it and just drive on and try to get better.
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    Here Come the MODs! Here Come the MODs!!!!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Cletus View Post
    A rule prohibiting mentioning family members would be counterproductive. It would prohibit members from talking about their spouses or children or parents or for some, even their pets.

    A rule against ATTACKING family members does make sense, however, even that is not specified in the current rules. Even if it is implied, no attack was made against any member of your family.

    You screwed up again. Accept it and just drive on and try to get better.
    Are you a MOD? No? Then why are you pretending like your opinion matters?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Admiral Ackbar View Post
    Here Come the MODs! Here Come the MODs!!!!
    lol
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    Quote Originally Posted by Ethereal View Post
    The forum rules specify that family is off limits in the hole. One would assume that anything which is off limits in the hole is also off limits in the regular forums, even if not expressly stated.

    So would the MODS please clarify? Do the rule against discussing family only apply in the hole or does it apply to the entire forum? I mean, it wouldn't make much sense if you were allowed to do something in the regular forums that you're not allowed to do in the hole.
    Did you thank your parents yet? I suggest you call both your Mother and Father to do so. Tonight. You might want to call all of your immediate family members and just say you love them.
    " I'm old-fashioned. I like two sexes! And another thing, all of a sudden I don't like being married to what is known as a 'new woman'. I want a wife, not a competitor. Competitor! Competitor!" - Spencer Tracy in 'Adam's Rib' (1949)

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    Quote Originally Posted by jimmyz View Post
    Did you thank your parents yet? I suggest you call both your Mother and Father to do so. Tonight. You might want to call all of your immediate family members and just say you love them.
    Is that the best you got, Jimmyz?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Ethereal View Post
    Is that the best you got, Jimmyz?
    It was a follow-up request. I don't get your pronouncement.
    " I'm old-fashioned. I like two sexes! And another thing, all of a sudden I don't like being married to what is known as a 'new woman'. I want a wife, not a competitor. Competitor! Competitor!" - Spencer Tracy in 'Adam's Rib' (1949)

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