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Old Feb 12, 2013, 09:20 PM   #1
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So what's the deal?

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Old Feb 12, 2013, 09:49 PM   #2
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Whatever
To answer question you deleted, see below:

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This. I think calling someone a "fanboy" (or any of its other terms like iSheep) should be a warn-able offense. Its getting seriously annoying on this site.
It already is:

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And since name-calling is insulting, it's also a bannable offense:

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Insults. Direct personal insult of another forum member (e.g., "You are an idiot.") and other name-calling. Why? Because this isn't grade school. People should be able to discuss or even dispute other's posts without insulting people. You may dispute somebody's opinion but not attack/flame the person who stated it. There are a lot of other non-direct-personal insults that won't necessary get you banned instantly, but depending on the context/nature may lead to post editing, post deletion, warnings, or time-outs. They include telling people to shut up and being extremely or repeatedly rude or sarcastic. It's not your place to tell other users they are not welcome; if they follow the rules, they are welcome. Bottom line -- don't try to tick off others and don't make discussions unnecessarily personal. If somebody else insults you, report their post; their post does not give you a license to break the rules by returning their insults. Although we do not read Private Messages sent between forum members, the rules for appropriate and inappropriate content apply to them as well.
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Old Feb 12, 2013, 09:52 PM   #3
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It was not meant as "fanboy" or "fanboi". It was meant as die hard Apple fans.
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