Altering Quotes

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  1. Gunny
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    From this point forward, since some want to abuse it, and others want to whine all over my PM box about it, altering quotes from other members will no longer be allowed until further notice.

    If you do so, you will be warned the first time. Each time thereafter will result in a 1 point infraction.

    Once again, you can thank the minority for the majority not being able to have nice things, that in context can be fun.
     
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    And we all know the minority referred to. What a sad day when those morons joined!
     
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    Buttholes.
     
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    what are infraction points and what do they add up to, etc.
     
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    Since you didn't quote his entire post, that means you altered it.
    You'll probably get a warning now.
     
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    Can you go into a little more depth on what isn't acceptable? I'd rather not get reported by a whiny bitch on this board because I did something incorrect. :lol:
     
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    Heheheh...

    I only quoted that to which I wished to reply. Saving space and bandwidth, I was thinking of the overall welfare of the board, you see...
     
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    Odd. I liked the quote alteration gimmick PROVIDED that it was properly NOTED, as was the Board custom, with a simple "fixed that for you."

    Oh well.
     
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    Do us all a favor and alter Gunny's quote and tell us what happens.
    We're all counting on you.
     
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    Rules is rules.
    You should be punished.
     

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