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  1. syrenn
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    And what do you think i am doing by asking for a CLEAN zone?

    I would LOVE a clean zone. In my opinion is if negs are disallowed in he guidelines for this froum.. then pos reps should be disallowed as well. That is clean.
     
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    You're welcome to call people's posts out, if you think they're lies.

    You're just not allowed to personally attack another poster.
     
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    :thup:
     
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    They are asked to source or elaborate.
     
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    Saying a statement is false is not a direct attack.

    Providing evidence that proves someone's statement false is definitely not an attack.

    One can prove someone is lying by using these methods without actually calling the other person a liar.
     
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    It does get pointed out in other forums but that doesn't stop people like truth matters, black label, Chris, ed the cynic, rdean and a few others from repeating the lie.
     
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    And I like the whole idea of this section. Well done people.
     
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    Ditto!
     
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    Real debate has a point structure does it not?
     
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    People will repeat lies anyway, whether you call them a liar or not.

    I don't think removing the actual accusation will make much of a difference in that regard.

    And besides, isn't your post a personal attack on the people you named?

    Just saying...
     
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