Rep rules and moderators

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  1. manifold
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    Just a curiosity. I've always assumed that admins and moderators are not bound by the same "spread it around" rep rules as the rest of us.

    Is my assumption correct?
     
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    nope, i've occasionally run out of rep for a 24 hr period and often gotten the spread it around message.
     
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    On a typical vBulletin forum, mods are bound by reputation restrictions, but admins aren't. I'd imagine that this board is the same.
     
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    No.
     
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    That explains why you have been so stingy with your rep.
    And all this time I thought you just didn't like me.
     
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    Ok, that makes sense. Gunny isn't bound. And since he normally only doles out the green stuff, I doubt anyone is inclined to bitch. :cool:
     
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    More than that, vB admins have the capability to remove reputation given from other users. Their abilities are rather expansive.
     
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    I think Gunny's rep should be doubled! Indeed he is unbiased and fair and has many greenies. LOL!
     
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    Why bother then if it can be manipulated? You guys are all way ahead of me. I didn't even know what a "rep" is. Guess I should check my own, just for laughs.
     
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    Ouch. Only one???!! And HEY, I don't like being on the school board. Been there, done that in real life.
     
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