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CRZ
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#1 Posted on 10.11.05 1222.43
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I keep forgetting to announce our SWEEPS MONTH GIMMICKS in advance - or even after they've happened - and we're already a third of the way through the month, so here's the quick'n'dirty list of what I happen to remember at this moment. Feel free to suggest/add things for me to ignore

NO SIGNATURES DAY
TROLL AMNESTY
EVERYONE IS BANNED DAY (probably the day after TROLL AMNESTY)
ANNUAL RATINGS WIPEOUT
EVERYONE IS CRZ DAY
EVERYONE IS FEMALE DAY
GUESS WHO'S POSTING DAY

and most importantly

FIRST POST EVER BY LE (dependent on LE's participation)

"Day" may be replaced with "weekend" or even "week" depending on how busy the admins are, or how cool they think the idea is
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#2 Posted on 10.11.05 1228.11
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Depending on what powers are given out, Everyone is CRZ Day could be very cool or very, very bad. Or you might just change everyone's username. Guess Who's Posting Day also sounds very interesting.
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#3 Posted on 10.11.05 1313.43
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    Originally posted by CRZ
    I keep forgetting to announce our SWEEPS MONTH GIMMICKS in advance - or even after they've happened - and we're already a third of the way through the month, so here's the quick'n'dirty list of what I happen to remember at this moment. Feel free to suggest/add things for me to ignore

    NO SIGNATURES DAY
    TROLL AMNESTY
    EVERYONE IS BANNED DAY (probably the day after TROLL AMNESTY)
    ANNUAL RATINGS WIPEOUT
    EVERYONE IS CRZ DAY
    EVERYONE IS FEMALE DAY
    GUESS WHO'S POSTING DAY

    and most importantly

    FIRST POST EVER BY LE (dependent on LE's participation)

    "Day" may be replaced with "weekend" or even "week" depending on how busy the admins are, or how cool they think the idea is


No signatures day? Who ever would have thought of an idea like that? :-) pssssst - can you make it permanent, or an option? Pretty please?

Everyone is female day? You have to bring back the Ladies' Only Forum

Guess who's posting day? Neat idea

Did I use too many question marks? That's rhetorical, by the way.
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#4 Posted on 10.11.05 1336.07
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Is this all an attempt to test out some new AcmlmBoard features?

I'd love to see an "ADMIN FOR A DAY" contest or something to go hand-in-hand with W of the day.
Brian P. Dermody
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#5 Posted on 10.11.05 1426.46
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I can't tell you how much office-related busywork I got done during BANS A MODERATOR DAY, so I'm tingly with anticipation of what's next, and so is my boss.
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#6 Posted on 10.11.05 1633.24
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NO PRO WRESTLING FORUM DAY, perhaps?
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#7 Posted on 10.11.05 1641.20
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    Originally posted by Sec19Row53
    No signatures day? Who ever would have thought of an idea like that? :-) pssssst - can you make it permanent, or an option?


When I first created my account I went into the Edit Profile section and set the Graphics Mode to "Dial-Up". EVERY day is Sweeps Month for me.
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#8 Posted on 11.11.05 1436.31
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    Originally posted by Jim Smith
      Originally posted by Sec19Row53
      No signatures day? Who ever would have thought of an idea like that? :-) pssssst - can you make it permanent, or an option?


    When I first created my account I went into the Edit Profile section and set the Graphics Mode to "Dial-Up". EVERY day is Sweeps Month for me.


I did the same thing a couple of years back when I realized how distracting the signatures/backgrounds were when I was in the office. I accidentally clicked onto "Full Graphics" mode a couple of months ago, and it was overwhelming. I don't know how you folks can keep going through this forum with all that going.
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#9 Posted on 11.11.05 1857.31
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    Originally posted by The Goon
      Originally posted by Jim Smith
        Originally posted by Sec19Row53
        No signatures day? Who ever would have thought of an idea like that? :-) pssssst - can you make it permanent, or an option?


      When I first created my account I went into the Edit Profile section and set the Graphics Mode to "Dial-Up". EVERY day is Sweeps Month for me.


    I did the same thing a couple of years back when I realized how distracting the signatures/backgrounds were when I was in the office. I accidentally clicked onto "Full Graphics" mode a couple of months ago, and it was overwhelming. I don't know how you folks can keep going through this forum with all that going.


And for some odd reason, the complete opposite is true for me. For a short while I was on dial-up access, and thus (surprise!) went to Dial-Up mode. For whatever reason, I found it to be odd and unwieldy to read.

It's true that signatures stop being funny or interesting after the first time you see it (my sig referencing a week-old news story being an example), but for some reason I feel like I need them to get the Full W Experience. Maybe it's a matter of me being more comfortable with what I'm more familiar with.



...that's right. I said "the Full W Experience," big whoop, wannafyedabowdit?

(edited by Deputy Marshall on 11.11.05 1958)
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#10 Posted on 13.11.05 0044.42
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Where's the big reset with who has rated the most and what not?

Edit: Nevermind, I'm overdrinking again ... it's in that other thread


(edited by BigDaddyLoco on 13.11.05 0147)
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#11 Posted on 15.11.05 1604.13
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Hey, it's EVERYONE IS FEMALE DAY!

I wonder if we'll get any newbies thinking that a whole lotta girls hang out here.
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#12 Posted on 15.11.05 1616.09
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That one threw me just now. I checked into the Raw thread and found myself thinking "Whoa, SchippeWreck had a SEX CHANGE? When did I miss that?!".
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#13 Posted on 15.11.05 1621.30
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    Originally posted by oldschoolhero
    That one threw me just now. I checked into the Raw thread and found myself thinking "Whoa, SchippeWreck had a SEX CHANGE? When did I miss that?!".
I thought the same about Jaguar from the Video Game thread. And got really confused until I noticed my name was in purple too.
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#14 Posted on 15.11.05 1634.52
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Breast Cancer Awareness Month was October.
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#15 Posted on 15.11.05 1714.19
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::feels chest::

Aw :(
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#16 Posted on 16.11.05 0816.52
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    Originally posted by JayJayDean
    Breast Cancer Awareness Month was October.

    Originally posted by Spaceman Spiff
    ::feels chest::

    Aw :(

"No wait, it's a Chee-toe."
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#17 Posted on 16.11.05 1423.54
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    Originally posted by SchippeWreck
    Hey, it's EVERYONE IS FEMALE DAY!

    I wonder if we'll get any newbies thinking that a whole lotta girls hang out here.


Somebody tell me - and be honest...

Do these pants make me look fat?
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#18 Posted on 16.11.05 1520.23
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    Originally posted by Leroy
      Originally posted by SchippeWreck
      Hey, it's EVERYONE IS FEMALE DAY!

      I wonder if we'll get any newbies thinking that a whole lotta girls hang out here.


    Somebody tell me - and be honest...

    Do these pants make me look fat?


No, your ass does.
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#19 Posted on 16.11.05 1636.50
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Troll Amnesty Day.... Uh, does this imply that no one will get banned for anything they do? Are there limits? Should I just duck and cover on this day?
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#20 Posted on 16.11.05 1651.28
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    Originally posted by Reverend J Shaft
    Troll Amnesty Day.... Uh, does this imply that no one will get banned for anything they do? Are there limits? Should I just duck and cover on this day?
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