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View Poll Results: What would you like to see happen with "Rep Points" ?
Leave things as they are 46 37.70%
Eliminate them 76 62.30%
Voters: 122. You may not vote on this poll

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Old 01-24-2008
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Not that I really care all that much, but I'd keep 'em. They're amusing .

As for those who get all upset about getting negative hits: One way around that is for you narcissists to stop looking at your own profile all the damn time .
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Originally Posted by gonesailin40 View Post

Often times I have seen some intelligent comments come from people with no rep points. Many times people with alot of rep points say some things that make me question if they have ever even been on a boat before.
Ain't that the truth!
Like how the hell did the Dog get his rep points?
Doesn't it make you wonder?

I still like them and voted to keep things the same.
Looks like we are out numbered.
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Make em show their faces and GPS Co-ordinates
sorry pic did not work
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CW...GREAT idea!!
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I decided to vote after all. I went with leave em, if the changing them is not possible.
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Give me ambiguity, or give me something else.
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I didn't understand the use of rep points/power until recently so I didn't pay any attention to it. There is enough information shared in each thread, some opinions, some facts that the open 'forum' format lets the reader make up their own mind. A good example is the Solar Schtick adventure. While it digressed frequently there was a tremendous amount of information, formulae, electrical theory, physics and outright opinion that ultimately allowed us to sort the fact from the fiction and the folklore and make more informed decisions. I have a lifetime of experience in electrical matters including in depth training in the US Navy but technology marches on and while the laws of physics remain essentially the same our application of them advances and I learned a few things from that thread content not from the rep points/power ratings. Keep or loose them I don't use them. I'll go vote to eliminate them.
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... Plus, I'm still sore for getting a neg. rep. for proclaiming my love of cheetos.
Curses upon the unwashed lubberly swine that trash Cheetos.....makes me want to go give you some positive points AND get The Admiral (health food nut and Cheetos devotee) to register on Sail Net and give you some positive too!!!!
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Q:
"....Like how the hell did the Dog get his rep points?
Doesn't it make you wonder?"

A:
Fear....abject, raw fear....stimulating the desire to placate the obviously derranged mind that would venture upon The Ocean in one of those ...those...foldie-wingie-thingies...
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Cosmos,

Dog just types really fast. He's replaced his key board many times.
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"....Like how the hell did the Dog get his rep points?
Doesn't it make you wonder?"

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Fear....abject, raw fear....stimulating the desire to placate the obviously derranged mind that would venture upon The Ocean in one of those ...those...foldie-wingie-thingies...
And yea, he probably is deranged for sailing one of thoughts.
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