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Author: rinjr715 Big funky green star, 20000 posts Old School Fool Add to my Favorite Fools Ignore this person (you won't see their posts anymore) Number: of 88953  
Subject: Re: Ban posters for being bad Date: 11/26/2012 12:17 AM
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Very, very bad idea. You cannot ban people as determined by any kind of formula, because any formula can be manipulated. Not only could unpopular individual posters be targeted, but groups that oppose each other, especially on the political boards and/or other active boards or boards where disputes have arisen, could engage in "banning wars" by trying to get their enemies on enough people's Ignored Fools lists. If this became the case, posters could have to walk on eggshells all the time or kiss other posters' butts to avoid getting banned, and when that happens the Fool will no longer be much use to anybody.
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