Question about post shouting

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  1. N4mddissent
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    I have a question. I noticed in the rules that posts should not be typed with caps-lock on since it is interpreted as shouting. Is there any way we could reign in abuse of super large font size? I don't mean short little portions of text slightly enlarged, but sometimes it just gets ridiculous. Here's a link to an example of what I'm talking about.

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    I missed that.

    Heck my computer terminal was echoing.
     
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    A single post hardly indicates abuse... Personally, I don't see it as enough of a problem to worry about...
     
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    sigh, sarcasm is so often missed.
     
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    Yelling is a pain. I mean no need for a ban but a thorough arse-kicking is warranted if the idiot does it more than once.
     
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    Why? All they need to do is take off the option for large font size.
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    B A D

    I D E A
     
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    sometimes i shout....so what? and i think it is rather unfair to pick one post by allie babble and use it as an example..when there are many more posters who use large font etc...

    Me? if i got to pick what was blocked....it would smiley faces and damned people talking in the 3rd person...

    the bass is not gay, the bass is not gay.....lol...
     
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    The editec is somewhat confused by this reaction.

    The editec isn't sure whether or not to be offended.

    The editec is not amused.
     
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    people are so sensitive. It's pretty sad when capitalized bold script really becomes equivalent to being yelled at.

    STOP BEING A BUNCH OF PUSSIES.
     
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