Rating System (was: what even are social noises round N+1)

Discussion in 'That's So Meta!' started by seebs, Mar 31, 2017.

  1. IvyLB

    IvyLB Hardcore Vigilante Gay Chicken Facilitator

    I don't think that was ever said? They're on moderation queue and can't edit or delete posts anymore afaik
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  2. seebs

    seebs Benevolent Dictator

    We've had people request bans from TCHGB, but I don't think we've ever restricted anyone to it, that would be sorta extreme.
  3. seebs

    seebs Benevolent Dictator

    Okay, here's my tentative proposal:

    What if I just leave things as they are now for a while and see how people feel in a week or two?
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  4. applechime

    applechime "well, you know, a very — a very crunchy person."

    i am now strongly opposed to "winner" ever being removed

    upon backreading i see why "hugs" was not comfy for people but "winner" is bringing an almost equal amount of joy to my heart. All Pets Are Winners

    edit: (also, re: "useful" vs "informative" -- if i had to choose one i would want "informative" more than "useful"!! "informative", ironically, strikes me as more useful than "useful" does!! seems more neutral and more versatile)
    Last edited: Apr 6, 2017
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  5. BlackholeKG

    BlackholeKG I saw you making fire

    Hmm, I thought somebody had told me that, but maybe I misheard
  6. rigorist

    rigorist On the beach

    @seebs When do we get dollies?
  7. Aondeug

    Aondeug Cringe Annoying Ass Female Lobster

    I want a lawyer button.
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  8. Technicality

    Technicality All's fair in love and shitposting

    I want a "I want a lawyer" buttpin

    Edit: This is possibly absolutely the best typo I've ever made
    Last edited: Apr 6, 2017
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  9. palindromordnilap

    palindromordnilap Well-Known Member

    • Like x 2
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    • Useful x 1
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  10. Technicality

    Technicality All's fair in love and shitposting

    I find the new ratings very useful for shitposting as you can probably tell
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  11. seebs

    seebs Benevolent Dictator

    Okay, so, I think this was before you started at CF, but when that system first showed up, it was just the "Armor of God" and you had to accumulate a given number of blessings to buy the parts. And it actually took significant time. And it was still an awful idea.
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  12. Codeless

    Codeless Cheshire Cat

    And armor of god doll you had to buy blessings for? On christian forums? ??????
  13. rigorist

    rigorist On the beach

    I was there for the old-fashioned Armor of God. That stuff was fun!

    Strangely enough, last night swart got me hunting up the earliest reference to CaDan's Rules for Discussing Christianity on the Internet.
  14. Key

    Key never make a triangle

    What are the chances we could get what, yes, and okay ratings?
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  15. seebs

    seebs Benevolent Dictator

    For reference, I've not been planning to add/change ratings, just because every time we talk about any changes multiple people have distress about it, and my thought is that almost any change will be upsetting to people.
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  16. palindromordnilap

    palindromordnilap Well-Known Member

    I think "What" and "Okay" have beeen discussed previously, but people decided it was too easy to use those negatively.
    Of course, the existing ones also can (See "I'm trash and I should just die" "Agree"), but it's a bit harder and more context-dependent.
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  17. seebs

    seebs Benevolent Dictator

    Moving this back up to That's So Meta because there's new discussion and maybe it's relevant.
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