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# Forum rules :
# This forum is for ranting/discussions/debate. Do not expect to receive professional emotional/psychological help from the members of this forum. This is NOT a self help forum and any “advice” offered by members are their own opinions and should not be taken as professional advice. Please seek professional assistance elsewhere for severe depression and/or suicidal tendencies.
# Statements that involve “killing” people will not be tolerated. We can understand being so upset that you wanted to slap someone, but comments pertaining to the killing of any person or persons will get you banned.
# This forum is open to debate / discussion about most topics (that fall under “why you hate people”) but do not hope to enlist the members in a discussion of your severe depression or suicidal tendencies. Please seek qualified counseling elsewhere for these issues. Topics/statements regarding suic!de will be removed and the OP will be warned.
# Posts are to be made in the relevant forum. Users are asked to read the forum descriptions before posting.
# Members should post in a way that is respectful of other users. Flaming or abusing users in any way will not be tolerated.
# Members are asked to not act as “back seat moderators”. If members note an issue which contravenes something in this policy document they are welcome to bring it to the attention of a member of the Moderator Team by sending a detailed report using the Image link in the topics. Please do not respond to such topics yourself.
# Members should remember this board is aimed at a general audience. Posting pornographic or generally offensive text, images, links, etc. will not be tolerated and will lead to a warning.
# Anything close to defamatory content will not be tolerated.?Critiques will be honest and constructive.
# Members are asked to respect the copyright of other users, sites, media, etc. Users linking to or asking for information on warez, crackz, etc. or re-printing material without permission will receive a warning and their post will be removed.
# Members should post in a way which is consistent with “normal writing”. That is users should not post excessive numbers of emoticons, large, small or colored text, etc. Similarly users should not SHOUT or use excessive punctuation (e.g. ! and ?) in topic titles or posts.
# The moderating, support and other teams reserve the right to edit or remove any post at any time. The determination of what is considered as indecent, vulgar, spam, defamatory content etc. as noted in these points is up to Team Members and not users.
# The above forum rules where applicable also apply to private messaging. Abuse of the private messaging system may lead to warnings (as above) and/or the revocation of private messaging.
# This forum is English ONLY.
# Avatars :
# Users are permitted to utilize a gallery avatar or upload one of their own (subject to TOS).
# Avatars are subject to the same conditions as posts with respect decency, and so forth.
# Users abusing these rules may lose their avatar privileges.
# Linking offsite and Spam Policy :
# Linking offsite is allowed if links are being offered in a “relevant discussion context”. What a “relevant discussion context” is left to the WhyIHatePeople.com Moderators. Common sense is a good start to find out what is a “relevant discussion context”. Do not post a link without a full explanation of how it relates to the forum theme of why you hate people.
# Policing :
# Warnings : members that do not follow these rules may be warned And / Or Banned. Members will receive one warning only.
# Arguing with team members after having received a warning will lead to an immediate banning.
# Users who feel they have been unfairly warned are welcome to contact one of the moderators. If the moderators feel you were treated badly they will remove the warning. If you feel their decision is also unfair you may contact a Group member, primarily WIHP or Preacher. Their decision is final.
# Disclaimer :
# By using this site you agree Admins, Moderators And Team members do their best to make sure no illegal, racist, offending or defamatory content of any kind is posted here, but they cannot ensure no hugely or defamatory message will never be posted and cannot be responsible for that. Any suspicious post should be reported using the Report This Post link (red exclamation point) under the post. All reported post will be promptly evaluated by the WhyIHatePeople.com Team which will then decide what to properly do about it.
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