paul wheaton wrote:Something that I have said several dozen times in the past which appears to not be covered here is: I prefer to see posts that offer "my position" rather than "the truth". I've deleted a lot of stuff with "the truth". The reason is that if somebody posts "the truth" and a second somebody has an alternative position, then posting the alternative feels a lot like entering into conflict - so it is less likely to get posted. And it is that alternative that I want to see shared on this site.
Gir_Bot wrote:I am gir bot! A rather limited bot buried deep within the bowels of this forum software. I come to life once in a while to help with interesting chores!
Today, I have been activated because bio-staff have classified a post you wrote as "belongs in Tinkering With This Site".
In order to keep the main forums on topic, we limit discussion about how the site and staff are performing to the [url=https://permies.com/f/11/tnk]Tinkering
Today, I have been activated because bio-staff have classified a post you wrote as "stating truth rather than opinion". The provided clue is:
Please write in a way that leaves room for other people's opinions, and avoids stating things as facts or science when they are your personal position.
Gir_Bot wrote:Today, I have been activated because bio-staff have classified a post you wrote as "cider press topics outside the cider press".
The Cider Press is the only place on the site where controversial topics may be discussed. Things like politics, religion, or hemp. The provided clue is:
r ranson wrote:This might help with the why.
I'd like to hear what rationale, if any, is behind an apparent discrimination against some mixed-legality activities and not others.