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Old 11-19-2007, 06:03 AM View Post #1 (Link) Top Thanked(?)
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Here's my idea: how about there's a certain amount of points rewarded every month to the top thanked user? I thought it might be a nice thing, so let me know what you think.
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Old 11-19-2007, 02:38 PM View Post #2 (Link)
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That's a great idea!
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Old 11-19-2007, 04:07 PM View Post #3 (Link)
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Yeah, it's a great idea for you, Andrew, because you and Shaun will obviously win each month.
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Old 11-19-2007, 04:07 PM View Post #4 (Link)
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The problem with that is figuring out how many times a certain person was thanked each month. Otherwise people who have been here forever will win more than people who have only been here a month. If we can figure that out I say sure.
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Old 11-19-2007, 04:11 PM View Post #5 (Link)
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Shadow, admins can't win any of the free point things. We don't win points for posting the most, or anything like that. We have to earn points through crits. We do get holiday points like everyone else though, but for this we wouldn't win anything.
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Old 11-19-2007, 04:13 PM View Post #6 (Link)
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Very well. I wasn't saying it to like insult your leadership or whatever, just saying out of ignorance.
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Old 11-19-2007, 04:50 PM View Post #7 (Link)
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No no, I know. I just wanted to be clear that Andy and I get nothing for these freebie things.
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Old 11-19-2007, 05:19 PM View Post #8 (Link)
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Wow, I'm joint-third with two other people (I know it says TN is third, but she got ten points for doing nothing because she came to the site too early before the default thanks starter was changed to zero).
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Old 11-19-2007, 06:53 PM View Post #9 (Link)
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Aw...the admins are so abused!

Maybe we should reserve a day of the year to offically thank them. (Or am I being too cheesy ?)
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Old 11-19-2007, 06:57 PM View Post #10 (Link)
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On TW, I suggested a moderator-for-a-day day and Imelda jumped on the idea. Maybe we could do the same thing here, except for admins.
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