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I don't think this is the same as "blatantly calling someone stupid":



What if someone wrote to me:



Would that person deserve a warning too? It's the same construction. In either case, the first sentence criticizes a a view - really, an outlook on humanity. In either case, the last sentence essentially says, "I always say that a more careful approach is superior to the crappy approach you are taking."

None of that seems like "blatantly calling someone stupid" to me.

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I think CarnalK is rude, but rude shouldn't be a step toward a suspension and a banning, which is what a mod warning is.

As someone said, a "knock it off" was in order, but warnings are formal infractions. Not necessary.

I'm not attacking Bone, either. He's a good mod. I just disagreed with the warning.
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Old 10-09-2019, 11:43 PM
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Jonathan Chance gave me the warning, as his wont.
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Old 10-10-2019, 12:17 AM
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I think CarnalK is rude, but rude shouldn't be a step toward a suspension and a banning
Regularly rude in GD or GQ most certainly should be. And I say this as someone who's gone over that line a few times.
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Old 10-10-2019, 06:39 AM
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Don't remember ever being rude in GQ. That's an odd pair of forums to use as an example since discussions are definitely allowed to run hotter in GD than GQ.
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Old 10-10-2019, 08:02 AM
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Don't remember ever being rude in GQ. That's an odd pair of forums to use as an example since discussions are definitely allowed to run hotter in GD than GQ.
They're the more factual and debate-orientated forums, as opposed to the opinion-based ones, and generally modded that way, IME.
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