Shog9
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Should this site condone terms derogating an individual's characteristics?
25 votes

Come off it. No one uses cretin that way, because no one talks about cretinism anymore. And if you do, you're doing so out of ignorance: it's an obsolete term. I've been told that "spaz" is actually ...

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What do moderators do here?
15 votes

As requested by myself, here's a birds-eye view into what actually happened on Role-playing Games Stack Exchange moderation-wise over the past 365 days, for your collective edification and bemusement: ...

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Blacklist bare [#-edition] tags
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13 votes

Went with ^\d+(st|nd|rd|th)?-?(e|ed|edition)$ just to discourage obvious work-arounds:

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The [rules] tag has just been burninated (again), let's blacklist it
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10 votes

The tags rule, rules, ruleset, rulesets and mechanics have all been blacklisted. Attempting to use them will produce the following warning:

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Why did the Community user delete one meta post by a deleted user, but not another?
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9 votes

From the FAQ: The system will automatically delete any question (and its answers) or answer with a score less than 0 when its owner's account is deleted. One of those posts scores < 0, ...

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2012 Community Moderator Election - Reelection Too?
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9 votes

Yes, you should. Refer back to the emails we sent you when you were appointed (yeah, I know, so much dust) or the Pro Tempore program blog post: Candidates will be contacted and three of them will ...

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Permanent banner for game-recommendation tag
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7 votes

Done, tweaked as follows: As this is a game-recommendation question, please adhere to the FAQ, the rules for subjective questions as outlined in Good Subjective, Bad Subjective and our rules for ...

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Cannot log in to Data Explorer
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3 votes

Geoff kicked it a few times, and then kicked it some more. Seems to be working now.

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Can we keep Sketchy?
3 votes

No. But just think... If/when you graduate, you'll already know what to ask for as your own custom theme...

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