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Discussion in 'Bad Dog Cafe' started by Colo Springs E, Jan 7, 2013.

  1. Colo Springs E

    Colo Springs E Doctor of Teleocity

    Mar 4, 2003
    Colorado Springs
    I find this feature odd. Some of you obviously can't see this right now! LOL

    If you don't 'like' someone on here... why don't you just not read their posts, as opposed to having them completely unavailable? Even members I don't care much for/don't agree with a lot, I still find a post by them (occasionally) interesting, amusing, etc. If nothing else, maybe they post an opinion I disagree with, and I might want to offer up a counter-point.

    If someone is on your ignore list and they start a thread, can you not see that thread at all?

    If someone quotes someone on your list, can you see the quote?
     
  2. Cooper Black

    Cooper Black Tele-Afflicted

    Feb 13, 2012
    Asheville, NC
    I use IGNORE on one board only, and for one person only. That person is a shill (and for a good product, too). But when I began to read comments putting down their competition, with no mention of what this person sells for a living, and basing the comments on a spec-sheet (not actual experience). Well, that was too much for me (and I am surprised those mods allow it continue).
     
  3. HoodieMcFoodie

    HoodieMcFoodie Doctor of Teleocity

    Age:
    54
    Oct 22, 2007
    Tamworth, 'straya.
    I suspect I'm on that list for a few members. Just about everything I post in Bad Dog goes un-noticed. ;)

    For the record my Ignore List is empty.
     
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  5. bendecaster

    bendecaster Friend of Leo's

    Aug 1, 2007
    maine
    I don't ignore anyone. To ignore is to be ignorant. IMO
     
  6. Mid Life Crisis

    Mid Life Crisis Friend of Leo's

    Jan 12, 2007
    Cambridge, England
    I've never used the ignore function on this or any other forum. If there's someone whose views I fundamentally disagree with or I find annoying or offensive, then seeing their posts just affirms my opinion of them. Either that or I can just sort of, well, ignore them!
     
  7. bender-freak

    bender-freak Friend of Leo's

    I've never understood the "ignore" function, either. There are many opinions about many things that i don't agree with, but I like to "think" I have an open enough mind to at least consider everyone's opinion/views on whatever topic.

    I've been P.O.'d more than a few times by comments made by others, and I'm sure I've P.O.'d people more than a few times myself.

    Anyway, the "ignore" function is not anything I will use. I just choose "not to agree" with some things, and will state so in that topic, and move on.

    How soon this FORUM would die if we all agreed on everything........
     
  8. Nick JD

    Nick JD Doctor of Teleocity

    Everyone here is on my ignore list.

    I just type on the TDPRI to listen to my own voice.

    La laaaa la laaaaa! I've no idea what's going on.
     
  9. Ricky D.

    Ricky D. Poster Extraordinaire

    I used it for a while because a frequent poster had an avatar photo that I found disturbing - just gave me the willies.
     
  10. trev333

    trev333 Doctor of Teleocity

    is it just me? or do others think some of these threads are about new bands...;)

    eerr... so what kinda music do Ignore List play?...
     
  11. bcarter_1

    bcarter_1 Tele-Holic

    984
    Feb 27, 2011
    Salt Lake City, Utah
    +1
     
  12. Fret Wilkes

    Fret Wilkes Friend of Leo's

    Mar 23, 2003
    Harmony, R.I.
    I used to use Ignore List about four or five years ago. At the time there were a couple of Members that were simply contrary. Most posts were harsh and antagonistic, holier than thou, etc. It just got under my skin and kind of ruined the atmosphere that I've enjoyed here since I joined 11 or so years ago.

    If they started a thread I'd avoid it, but they responed in other peoples threads of course and for me that was where most of the disruption was. So, I tried the Ignore List. It immediately made my experience better.

    After some time I noticed that I hadn't seen their names in while. It turns out that one just stopped posting and hasn't been back in years, the other was banned or removed by the Mods.

    I haven't used the List since, but it did help to remove the constant irritant at that time.
     
  13. src9000

    src9000 Poster Extraordinaire

    What? Who said that?
     
  14. bettyseldest

    bettyseldest Tele-Holic

    737
    Nov 13, 2011
    UK
    Did not know there was one? why would I bother to use it?
     
  15. bettyseldest

    bettyseldest Tele-Holic

    737
    Nov 13, 2011
    UK
    I've changed my mind

    Would "Kelnet" and "Frodebro" please ignore each other, thanks. I'm sure that there must be others.
     
  16. fuzzbender

    fuzzbender Former Member

    Feb 15, 2011
    dislocation
    Ignore Liszt? Must say, i haven't lisztened to him in a while
     
  17. Jimmy Jazz

    Jimmy Jazz TDPRI Member

    Why is there no post #7?


    Woody
     
  18. Boubou

    Boubou Poster Extraordinaire

    Jul 30, 2005
    Montreal, Quebec
    Just cleared my ignore list for New Years .
     
  19. Jupiter

    Jupiter Doctor of Teleocity

    Jun 22, 2010
    Osaka, Japan
    I don't have anybody on mine, but I can see why some people use it.

    I do sometimes wish it was possible to know whose list I'm on, though I can't think of any possible good that would come from knowing. :lol:
     
  20. SacDAve

    SacDAve Friend of Leo's

    Age:
    64
    Dec 23, 2009
    Rocklin Ca.
    I didn't know there was one . When I first joined this group there were a couple members that bugged me or I completely disagreed with. But would always read their post now they are some of my favorite posters. I think in time you get to know the posters better and understand them and their post. All kinds of opinions and attitude in any forum as for blocking someone, I let the moderators do my dirty work and they do it well.
     
  21. fuzzbender

    fuzzbender Former Member

    Feb 15, 2011
    dislocation
    did you get coal for Xmas?

     
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