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Post April 24, 2012, 03:28:11 PM

flash contest voting

Just a reminder that over in the Fun & Games section the voting is going on for the Flash Fiction contest. The April Poll needs your votes - this time there is $20 in the pot for the best story. Voting continues through April 27th.
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Post April 25, 2012, 02:19:14 PM

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:D :lol: :mrgreen: Hi! I'm happy to say hello!
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Post April 25, 2012, 03:24:22 PM

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babyboo3 wrote::D :lol: :mrgreen: Hi! I'm happy to say hello!

We'd be happy if you said something relevant.
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Post April 25, 2012, 03:49:00 PM

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it's a relavANTBOT! squash it!
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Post April 25, 2012, 08:09:19 PM

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Lester Curtis wrote:
babyboo3 wrote::D :lol: :mrgreen: Hi! I'm happy to say hello!

We'd be happy if you said something relevant.

You know, we tell people to post a message or just say hello so the system will let them vote. This person voted after posting this. I don't know if it's the same "babyboo" who previously posted 6 messages, but I would assume so.

Usually when I see something like this someone forgot a password or had difficulty logging back in, especially when I see an accompanying vote PM.

I know your spam radar is always active and ready to signal for a banning barrage to keep out the Horde, Lester, but this one doesn't sound like a troll to me, and the numbers seemed like a legitimate evaluation.

Thanks for your vote, Babyboo.
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Post April 25, 2012, 09:17:00 PM

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Well, Nate, I didn't act against this person, because they had no sales link or other indication they were a spammer. I thought maybe one of the other staff might kick 'em; that's happened before. And it did occur to me they might have made a first post so they could vote.

Babyboo, whoever you are, I hope we didn't run you off with the somewhat harsh greeting. We've been swimming in spammers for a while, now. Thanks for voting, and feel free to add your comments on the stories and poems here.
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Post April 27, 2012, 10:25:04 AM

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Hi Lester and Rick and everyone! I just drop in from time to time to check out the Flash Contest - and read some of the poems, just the quick fun stuff. I am the Babyboo from before, but I couldn't remember my password - so I just shuffled things around. Love you guys and gals!

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Post April 27, 2012, 10:29:26 AM

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For Lester,
Bite Me. ::)
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Post April 27, 2012, 10:29:41 AM

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Hi Babyboo3, I'm a fan of the flash contest as well. It's fun. Check back in sooner next time - we do the contest once a month and the poems are there once a month as well.
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Post April 27, 2012, 11:30:42 AM

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babyboo3 wrote:For Lester,
Bite Me. ::)

Be careful what you ask for . . . I am an administrator, you know . . . :twisted:
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Post April 27, 2012, 12:11:16 PM

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In that case, BITE ME TWICE.
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Post April 27, 2012, 02:08:18 PM

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babyboo3 wrote:In that case, BITE ME TWICE.
Babyboo3 :twisted:


The original "babyboo" account is still there, with 6 posts, mostly re: flash contest stories... So I would assume that she ("babyboo" doesn't sound very MANLY to me -- unless it's an ironic pet name for somebody like "Refrigerator" Perry, in which case it's just dripping with testosterone) is a legitimate poster, albeit one with a narrow focus. (It seems unlikely that we will see a lengthy babyboo(3) commentary on a 50,000 word novella, for example.)

By the way, bottomdweller has indicated that she will be contacting her lawyers regarding misappropriation of any and all devil-related imagery, including in smilies. And she is much scarier than Lester, even without the rifle.
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Post April 27, 2012, 03:08:09 PM

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babyboo3 wrote:In that case, BITE ME TWICE.
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Oooh . . . a LIVE one . . . :D
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Post April 27, 2012, 04:44:36 PM

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Lester Curtis wrote:
babyboo3 wrote:In that case, BITE ME TWICE.
Babyboo3 :twisted:

Oooh . . . a LIVE one . . . :D


Your preference for moving targets comes to the fore yet again...
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Post April 28, 2012, 05:28:26 PM

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I don't mind people posting devils - the more demons the merrier! I've got a hell-full of them just waiting for errant Aphelionites. Behave!
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Post May 13, 2012, 08:25:29 PM

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bottomdweller wrote:I don't mind people posting devils - the more demons the merrier! I've got a hell-full of them just waiting for errant Aphelionites. Behave!



Michele,

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