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.
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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 BTTT
Thanks for the valuable information here. Keep up the great work, Mods! Y'all certainly deserve a pay raise!
Thanks and Merry Christmas to all.
Thanks for the info and the hard work you all do!....and a Merry Christmas to you also.
Ok, so how do I save this puppy?
(Freep makes the best forum for daddy - daughter dates.)
Merry Christmas, Ho, Ho, Ho!
Go to post number one. Click BOOKMARK (it's in blue letters).
Under the main article (just above post #1), hit bookmarks, it'll save in your links page.
Vulgarity/Profanity Prohibition BTTT! Thanks.
And while we're at it, OMG is taking the Lord's name in vain, also a form of profanity.
Three years a FReeper. Whoda thunk? Tanks. Weely. I'm series. =)
I've seen OMG is "Oh My Gosh".
This is most welcome...hugh sigh of relief...and Merry Christmas.
You're welcome. When you want to access it, just go to your FReeper page and click LINKS.
Now I just gotta find my links page! LMAO! (Oh, dear. Was that vulgar?)
That's a bit puritanical, dontcha think? I'll go along with the real profanity prohibition, but jeez, banning OMG is loopy.
When I use "OMG!" I mean "Oh, My Goodness!"
You must mean something else....
I recall we used to be able to see how many posts and threads we've done. is there atill a way to do that?
Click on your name, it'll bring up your page, there's a "links" tab there. Anything you bookmark will be stored there.
THAT'S the word I forgot! I am "Hughley" grateful for the asist!
Are you two related, perhaps? =)
Thanks much! Merry Christmas to all of you. Bookmarking.
At the top of the threads page, click on 'more'. You'll get your numbers there, and a list of other stuff to explore.
In that case......muchismas gracias! =)
The answer (response) comes before the question (comment), just as in my fave TV show, Jeopardy!
Personally, I'm excited to discover I have a Links page... "I did not know that."
I thought OMG meant Oil My Guns :^)
True but Gosh is typically used as a surrogate for God just as Jiminy Cricket or Jeez are often used in lieu of saying Jesus Christ verbatim in vain. Often someone is catching themself and avoiding actually verbalizing their thoughts and intended meaning.
No way an army of Mods could or even should police all that...this was just my heartfelt reminder to all that words mean things, some sacred....
Thanks and Merry Christmas!
Abso[censored]lutely! JimRob is the [censored] man and anyone who doesn't follow the rules is a [censored] troll, weenie, dork...
Merry Christmas to yours and yours. Thank you for your work. Will try to keep clean.
It is said that there is no 'I' in 'team.'
In the end thanks to the big picture and mods, FR is team.
Am I Puritanical? No. Do I show reverence in deference to God and Jesus Christ? Yes.
Literally, your use of jeez is profane. I don't expect to persuade or change you. I do want you to be aware. Now you are.
Loopy? Sounds like a breakfast cereal with a toucan.... ;^)
Could you include posting pictures of Helen Thomas
"Are you two related, perhaps? =)"
Nah, that'd be froot loopy.
Bookmark self ping.
Yeah that! Posting the helen thomas pic, especially on thread with hot bikini pics should be grounds for a 24 hour suspension, and limb removal for every time thereafter.
But there is a me!
Thank you Admin Moderator and Christmas blessings to you and all the moderators. I appreciate you all.
Thank you, thank you, thank you. FR is starting to look alarmingly like DU only with strategically placed asterisks.
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