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Old 28 Oct 08, 19:24
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And greyish blue means No Rep, Dark Blue means it's turned off...
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Don't forget the "Dirty Medal" for those with extreme amounts of Negative Rep.
PMIII, you must have missed the memo. We now call it the "Croix de Cody".
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PMIII, you must have missed the memo. We now call it the "Croix de Cody".
While I'm honored, I've never earned the award.

I have, on the other hand, given it to a few people..., even gave one to my buddy SkyPilot back in the day..., glad he forgave me...
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It is probably buried somewhere in this thread. How many reputation points do you need to advance to the next green light?
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It is probably buried somewhere in this thread. How many reputation points do you need to advance to the next green light?
Each dark green is up to 10 points, ach light green is 25 points, and each gold 50pts. I think.
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What is annoying about Rep is that you can spend hours researching books, mags, your own notes and the web to create a post you are really proud of and not one rep point . Post a throw away comment and you may get several . A reason why I remain a sociopath I suppose .
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It is probably buried somewhere in this thread. How many reputation points do you need to advance to the next green light?

I'm no longer sure that anybody knows any more. The rep system use to be a real riot. It was a progressive system. The more rep you got the more power you had to give rep. So a group of ten or so could/did forum a circle jerk and gave each other rep points each and every day. In a short space of time many newbies had as much rep power as those members that had been here for years. New system might be better but boring as hell.
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Its the first post in this thread 2nd Rangers.
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What is annoying about Rep is that you can spend hours researching books, mags, your own notes and the web to create a post you are really proud of and not one rep point .
Yes, I've noticed this too. I get out my Old Testament Bible (KJV mind you) and a number of well-worn commentaries, the notes from relevant Sunday Sermons and head off to christianforums.com for a little light relief and hopefully inspiration.

After (0.5 days)/(5000 years x 365 days) = 0.00002% of the total time since the inception of the World, I've finally got something along the lines of the 'Sabre Toothed Tiger lay down with the Lamb'. Fingers trembling, it gets posted, but someone seems to have already scooped any going rep on this subject using a T-Rex instead.

Best turn it off. That way people are kept guessing as to whether you really don't like it or you've accumulated so many negative points folks would need sunglasses to read your posts if it was still on.
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What is annoying about Rep is that you can spend hours researching books, mags, your own notes and the web to create a post you are really proud of and not one rep point . Post a throw away comment and you may get several . A reason why I remain a sociopath I suppose .
You don't think people log online to learn do you...
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What a revolutionary idea
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We are talking about this crowd, right?
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