Joined: Feb. 2006
|If you are uncomfortable with the broad, but not completely standards-less, moderation in effect here, I'm sure that you will be able to find, or found, one more to your liking elsewhere.|
Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary
Main Entry: censor
Function: transitive verb
Inflected Form(s): cen·sored; cen·sor·ing /'sen(t)-s&-ri[ng], 'sen(t)s-ri[ng]/
: to examine in order to suppress or delete anything considered objectionable <censor the news>; also : to suppress or delete as objectionable <censor out indecent passages>
Where's Inigo Montoya when you need him? (said while hoping Wes has a sense of humor)
My objection was to the somewhat arbitrary application of the standards, not to the standards themselves. Things much worse than I wrote have been posted and allowed to remain. Also ignored was the fact that my words were not just a flame written in a vacuum, but were a continuation of my previous chain of thought.
I enjoy ATBC, and have no problem with its policies. I always recognize that my posting here is a privilege I am granted, not a right.
Can you tell me where I can find the official board definition of 'annoying', or 'excessively annoying'? Or is it like SCOTUS Associate Justice Potter Stewart's call on pornography?
"Science is what got us to the humble place weâ€™re at, and what hard-won progress we might realize comes from science, with ID completely flaccid, religious apologetics bitching from the sidelines." - Eigenstate at UD