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  • philippasmith2philippasmith2 Posts: 8,500
    So there are two options with the vote “keep it”, and only one with “it’s got to go”.
    I realise, the editors don’t have to have studied statistics or mathematics or, indeed, psychology. But seriously, Two options for Yes and one for No???
    Could it be anymore manipulative or deceitful?



    How many options would there have to be to make it statistically, mathematically or psychologically correct ? I could think of any number but I suspect most of us would give up half way down the list :D  

    We all know that statistics can be manipulated to "prove" whatever outcome is desired.

    It's hardly a major issue given the world's problems right now and to suggest manipulation or deceit on the part of the Forum Moderators is surely a bit OTT ? 






  • B3B3 Posts: 13,217
    More than OTT. It's offensive.
    In London. Keen but lazy.
  • Hostafan1Hostafan1 Posts: 25,276
    edited June 2019
    I think " manipulative and deceitful" are offensive and OTT. 
    My suggestion for "keep or lose" was simply one of simplicity. I couldn't care less if it's kept or not. 
    IMHO the forum was a much better place without it . The whole issue has caused much division.

    I think @Daniel Haynes  has more than enough to deal with, a role he does wonderfully, without all this fuss.
    I'm more than happy to accept his judgement.

    Devon.
  • punkdocpunkdoc Sheffield, Derbyshire border.Posts: 8,076
    Sorry, but I had to do that  :)
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  • pansyfacepansyface PEAK DISTRICT DerbyshirePosts: 16,832
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    Apophthegm -  a big word for a small thought.
  • philippasmith2philippasmith2 Posts: 8,500
    B3 said:
    More than OTT. It's offensive.
    Hostafan1 said:
    I think " manipulative and deceitful" are offensive and OTT. 


    I was in "polite " mode -  Peeing it down so that may not last  ;)
  • BenCottoBenCotto RutlandPosts: 1,315
    A friend of mine thought LOL meant Lots of Love
    ” ... I’m so sorry to hear your grandfather died last week. LOL. Gillie x”
  • DovefromaboveDovefromabove Central Norfolk UKPosts: 61,419
    edited June 2019
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  • AnniDAnniD Posts: 6,324
    Just popping in to say,
    Daniel, glad to see you're keeping your sense of humour.  Lol (read that however you wish ;) )
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