Skip to comments.Merry Christmas from Olive, and the rest of the herd
Posted on 12/17/2006 9:55:24 PM PST by Admin Moderator
Hi everyone, Olive here, it's been awhile since we had a refresher course on the posting guidelines. Santa says hi, and we're all looking forward to a great new year!
We've had a lot of newbies sign up! Welcome Aboard! The more the merrier! And it doesn't hurt you longtimes to re-read this. As always, we're here to help. Ask questions, we'll do our best to answer.
Let's talk about profanity, your f**k and s**t and other posts will be pulled. We are not a gutter site, so don't treat us as such. We all get what you're saying, same as STFU, it's really not necessary. Also, graphic pictures with those kinds of words will be pulled. Got a problem with that, see the boss, I'm sure Santa agrees with me. Keep it clean.
Talking about keeping it clean, way too many flame wars lately, we hate giving out coal (suspensions). So, please try to tone that down. Keep your discussions to factual information. Calling someone an idiot or a moron really does not add to the intellect discussion we are striving for. Free Republic prides itself upon facts and the discussion of them, we aren't a cute, one liner, bash forum. (Lately that can be argued, but let's get back to our roots and discuss the issues). Idiot, bushbot, weiner, etc really lowers the discussion to that of DU, and as conservatives, we should aspire to a higher level of discourse.
So, with that, have a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! From the mod staff, we are all wishing you whirled peas.
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Merry Christmas, Olive!
I thought STFU was "Shut The Fool Up", as in "Rosie O'Donnell" or "Joy Behar".
Nope...doesn't quite ring a bell...something about a great female pilot does come to mind, though...
Oh Boy! It's gonna be a good year, this year!
Ho, ho, ho!
watch your language PING
You're a nice lady.
I wanted to wish everyone a Merry Christmas but that would be a one liner and I'd be in violation ;-)
Can I get to a list of keywords?
Thank You , Thank You , Thank You !
BTW... this is not the first thread warning about vulgarity...
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