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Personal logo StoneMtnMinis Supporting Member of TMP19 May 2017 8:06 a.m. PST

I think we should have a poll to establish a new board.

The Drama Queen Board specifically for those who have gotten their shorts in a wad and feel the need to publically announce they are leaving. This way they will have their own safe space where they wail and rent their garments pubically with their fellow travelers.

1. YES, the snowflakes need a safe space.
2. NO, I don't care, just leave already.
3. Whatever.

Ogdenlulimus19 May 2017 8:46 a.m. PST

Wow! The tone in your proposal leaves me wondering……..

Hafen von Schlockenberg Supporting Member of TMP19 May 2017 8:48 a.m. PST

Maybe it could go next to the Spelling Tutorial board.

VCarter Supporting Member of TMP19 May 2017 8:59 a.m. PST

Snowflakes never die, they just melt away in a huff.

That said – bring back BME!!!!

Gone Fishing Supporting Member of TMP19 May 2017 9:21 a.m. PST

"rent their garments pubically" is actually pretty funny. (Not a jab at you, SM. Hasty typing can produce some good ones, though!)

Personal logo StoneMtnMinis Supporting Member of TMP19 May 2017 9:36 a.m. PST

Unforunately, my computer is a horrible speller. I will make sure it checks the Spelling Tutorial Board daily. grin

ZULUPAUL Supporting Member of TMP19 May 2017 10:18 a.m. PST

1- it will make them feel better to proclaim their reasons, otherwise 3.

Personal logo David Manley Supporting Member of TMP19 May 2017 11:07 a.m. PST

4 a YES if these leaver threads makes some members uncomfortable then best to let them have their own Safe Space so they can easily avoid them :)

It would also create a useful 'customer satisfaction' area for Bill to revive handy feedback.

Ceterman Supporting Member of TMP19 May 2017 11:31 a.m. PST

So what exactly makes them "snowflakes"? And why do you think anyone who announces their intentions is a said "snowflake"? Would a "real man" say nothing? Like you did? Oh wait, you said something. Or what exactly is the opposite of a "snowflake"? I would give my own opinion on that last question, but I'm sure I'd be put in the DH & that is not my intention. How bout 4. Just don't read crap that you have no interest in. I think that would be the best answer.

Ceterman Supporting Member of TMP19 May 2017 11:34 a.m. PST

Oh & BTW Dave, I like your figures a lot. I had a bunch of them back in the day. I don't do ACW anymore really but if I did, I'd buy them again.

Personal logo Coyotepunc and Hatshepsuut Supporting Member of TMP19 May 2017 11:34 a.m. PST

3. Whatever

Or maybe just rename the Talk About TMP board…

Norman D Landings Inactive Member19 May 2017 11:53 a.m. PST

I know, right?

TMP basically grabbed itself by the hair, bent itself over and violated itself hard. I mean, straight-up smashed it's own back doors in – no lube. It's going to leave itself looking like a plasterer's radio, wipe off on the curtains, and toss a few crumpled small bills on the floor as it leaves.

Now that's a quality floorshow right there.
I can only surmise those who are excusing themselves lack an appreciation for red-blooded entertainment.

Anybody got a Kleenex?

Ceterman Supporting Member of TMP19 May 2017 12:02 p.m. PST

Well said Norman, well said…

Personal logo Doctor X Supporting Member of TMP19 May 2017 1:48 p.m. PST

3. Whatever

Sometimes the goodbyes are full of entertaining comments and/or drama so they are always worth a read.

zoneofcontrol Inactive Member19 May 2017 1:53 p.m. PST

5. I wish I could find reason to be offended so that I too could find some relevance from which to hang my life.

JMcCarroll Inactive Member19 May 2017 4:23 p.m. PST

4.5 We need a poll to decide if we need a poll?

Personal logo Cyrus the Great Supporting Member of TMP19 May 2017 8:58 p.m. PST

Well, first of all, The Drama Queen Board will shorten in the popular parlence to The D Q Board and I'll be thinking ice cream or maybe, a Blizzard.

Or what exactly is the opposite of a "snowflake"?

It is,of course, the manly, hairy-chested, wargamer. (TM)

Dynaman878920 May 2017 5:53 a.m. PST

Hard to say which is worse, those who leave in a huff or those who get in a huff over those who leave in a huff.

Khusrau20 May 2017 4:34 p.m. PST

I propose a poll….
1. Anyone who uses the term 'Snowflake' gets DH for politics
2. Anyone who calls anyone else snowflakes gets doghoused for not being able to accept criticism of their own obnoxious behaviour
3. Using snowflake gets you dog-housed for shutting down debate on offensive behaviour

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