Westfall Is Abusing His Admin Powers

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    I am a long time poster on this forum.

    A poster started a topic suggesting Trump's opposition were clowns. I responded by comparing Trump to a clown. The poster reported my response as trolling. Exactly how is it okay to call Trump's opponents clowns, but not call Trump a clown?

    In the same topic, someone brought up the debt. So I talked about the debt. Again, the topic starter reported my topic as trolling.

    Look at the topic here: Error | US Message Board - Political Discussion Forum

    Westfall has responded by not only increasing the lag time I am allowed between posts, he has slowed down my access to the forum itself considerably. This is a total asshole move.

    He is abusing his Admin powers and should be removed from the Admin staff immediately.
     
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    But Trump is a clown, I agree.
     
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    Clowns have white faces not orange ones. Clown idea debunked.
     
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    100% of moderators abuse their power at least once. That's just the fact of the matter.
     
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    g5000 posts some of the best stuff on the board. Across all sides of the political spectrum. This should be reviewed.
     
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    I had an instance recently where a moderator on this site clearly demonstrated political bias, but whatever. It isn't worth anyone's time to be waging war on a forum moderator.
     
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    As you said, G5 - you are a long time member.

    As such, you know that if you have a problem with moderation, you take it up via PM - not by starting a thread on the open boards.

    You know that.

    I know you know that.

    Thread closed.
     
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    They're justified most of the time. But sometimes they get that itch. I'd have probably banned the whole forum by now.
     
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