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GC8

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15,115 posts

76 months

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Saturday 6th October 2012 quote quote all
I suspect that there has been a misunderstanding over my post, which referred to the Have I Got News For You Jimmy Savile out-take, and was an humorous interjection and not an insult directed towards other members.

With hindsight a hehe would have made this clearer, but I presumed that the reference would be understood.

Garlick

40,600 posts

126 months

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Sunday 7th October 2012 quote quote all
I'm sorry but I don't understand this paperbag

I can see you haven't been binned, but can I assume a post of yours has been removed?

GC8

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Hello Paul. This the the text from the email that I received on the 4th of October:

Hi GC8,
You have been banned from General Gassing for 7 days for the following reason: Posting 'Rancid dripping puss-filled cock.' on the forums. Hardly the sort of behaviour we expect
Regards,
PistonHeads

As the HIGNFW transcript had already been referred to in the JS threads, I presumed that people would realise that my post was a reference to this, and not an insult directed at whoevers post immediately preceded mine.

Simon

GC8

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Affecting Gassing Station > General Gassing > General Gassing only, where I receive this message if trying to post: [i]Please go and stand in the corner until you've learned to play nicely with the other children.
You will not be allowed back into this forum until 11/10/2012 16:46[/i].

Garlick

40,600 posts

126 months

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To be fair, if a comment needs explanation as to why its not offensive it's not worth posting. Thing is, if that comment is viewed while at work it could cause issues and, quite frankly, it's just a step too far for the forums as it was posted and the reports we received confirm that.

The ban is fair in my opinion, it's only a temp forum removal so you can still access the majority of the site.


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GC8

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15,115 posts

76 months

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Fair enough. Thanks for looking.

mybrainhurts

77,736 posts

141 months

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Thought the first episode was next Friday, 12th October..??

GC8

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15,115 posts

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Youve lost me. Im surprised to see that PH doesnt censor the word c*ck though!

mybrainhurts

77,736 posts

141 months

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GC8 said:
Youve lost me.
HIGNFY..? Next week..?

simoid

12,941 posts

44 months

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GC8 said:
Youve lost me. Im surprised to see that PH doesnt censor the word c*ck though!
Male chicken, stopcock, etc

GC8

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15,115 posts

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Monday 8th October 2012 quote quote all
Shorpe. Usually censored, but as they say: assumption if the mother of all fk-ups! hehe

Have I Got News For You (HIGNFY). Series 17 episode 7. If you Google "rancid puss filled c*ck" then the first result will be a outtake transcript.

Im drawing a line under this now.

mybrainhurts

77,736 posts

141 months

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Tuesday 9th October 2012 quote quote all
GC8 said:
Shorpe.
Scunthorpe..

HA...smile

Porkupine

1,604 posts

51 months

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mybrainhurts said:
Scunthorpe..

HA...smile
Scunthorpe

Two can play that game!

MattDell

2,848 posts

41 months

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mybrainhurts said:
Scunthorpe..

HA...smile
Cheeky...

GC8

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15,115 posts

76 months

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Strikethrough eh? Similar to [color=black] on VBulletin forum software.

Switch

3,363 posts

61 months

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MattDell said:
mybrainhurts said:
Scunthorpe..

HA...smile
Cheeky...
Technically this is avoiding the swearing filter. Punishable by...

Shaw Tarse

22,778 posts

89 months

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Switch said:
MattDell said:
mybrainhurts said:
Scunthorpe..

HA...smile
Cheeky...
Technically this is avoiding the swearing filter. Punishable by...
Log him out!

Switch

3,363 posts

61 months

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Shaw Tarse said:
Switch said:
MattDell said:
mybrainhurts said:
Scunthorpe..

HA...smile
Cheeky...
Technically this is avoiding the swearing filter. Punishable by...
Log him out!
Don't make me reset your password!

madbadger

10,160 posts

130 months

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It is silly censoring Shorpe, though. And bh. Maybe it could be allowed in the pets forum?

Switch

3,363 posts

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madbadger said:
It is silly censoring Shorpe, though. And bh. Maybe it could be allowed in the pets forum?
Technically (code wise) we could, but it's more about having a work (filters etc) presentable site and they don't discriminate by context ....
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