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« on: November 06, 2006, 10:00:37 pm »
It would be really lovely if the specifics of the new karma feature could be explained in detail so that everyone knows how it all works and whats going on. :D I've gotten a bunch of questions about it, so maybe just explaining all of the details about it for the sake of clarity would be a good idea.  ;) Also, is there really a way you can tell who gave you good or bad karma?  ???
"<YaoiBoy> hi guys
<YaoiBoy> nice job getting DN out
<Blue_Mage> I think I might be addicted to the ending song...
<Blue_Mage> It's so pretty."
ROFL ;D

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Re: Karma
« Reply #1 on: November 06, 2006, 10:14:41 pm »
some questions dont have answers to so just tell them that and you should be fine
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Re: Karma
« Reply #2 on: November 06, 2006, 10:22:04 pm »
some questions dont have answers to so just tell them that and you should be fine

Well, I at least want an answer to MY question, if one exists ;)
"<YaoiBoy> hi guys
<YaoiBoy> nice job getting DN out
<Blue_Mage> I think I might be addicted to the ending song...
<Blue_Mage> It's so pretty."
ROFL ;D

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Re: Karma
« Reply #3 on: November 06, 2006, 10:31:21 pm »
its anonymous unless you pretty well off on the forum other than that you cant and will not know
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Re: Karma
« Reply #4 on: November 07, 2006, 01:55:57 am »
The problem is, some people want or value negative scores more than positive ones, and (are) even holding a contest for who can get the most negative score; so a system that was supposed to encourage good behavior (and positive scores), in reality the end result is that it ends up promoting bad behavior. 

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Re: Karma
« Reply #5 on: November 07, 2006, 03:51:20 am »
its anonymous unless you pretty well off on the forum other than that you cant and will not know

Well, the only reason I asked is because I noticed a comment from someone which seemed to indicate that they knew who had given them karma points and how many. So I was just curious. That is all.  :D
"<YaoiBoy> hi guys
<YaoiBoy> nice job getting DN out
<Blue_Mage> I think I might be addicted to the ending song...
<Blue_Mage> It's so pretty."
ROFL ;D

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Re: Karma
« Reply #6 on: November 07, 2006, 04:02:05 am »
Karma Karma Karma Chamelion~ <_<
>_>

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Re: Karma
« Reply #7 on: November 07, 2006, 07:52:30 am »
Well, the only reason I asked is because I noticed a comment from someone which seemed to indicate that they knew who had given them karma points and how many. So I was just curious. That is all.  :D

You're talking about my little signature here. The only reasons I always know who gave me the bad karmas is because
1) I know who are acutely irritated by me here, whether they got any reason or not.
2) I always know the time I get each of my karmas so I always have an idea who did it.

If it was a good karma, I wouldn't know whom although I can sure make good guesses (like I'm doing for the SAT critical reading section >_>).

Anyways, a karma, bad or good, doesn't indicate any good/bad behavior. It's just as corrupted as the anidb voting system only you cannot take advantage of good karmas, that is, say you got a problem with someone, you can just give him/her a -1. whether that person is actually behaving bad or not. A bad karma just reflects the extent to how the rest of the staff feel about you. Okay?  :)

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Re: Karma
« Reply #8 on: November 07, 2006, 08:06:43 am »
Karma Karma Karma Chamelion~ <_<
>_>

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Aww, I'm sure you don't mean to  :( your beloved LLE more than we already are, are you?

Our Mamo-chan is not like that. Our Mamo-chan is cute.  :D

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Re: Karma
« Reply #9 on: November 07, 2006, 10:39:39 am »
actually the true essence of the karma system is one to promote good on the outside but this reminds me more of gambling its easier to put down someone else then it is to bring yourself to the top the only way to bring yourself to the top is to have accomplishes which just makes this a game of side vs side :D
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Re: Karma
« Reply #10 on: November 07, 2006, 10:47:07 am »
>_>
<_<

Well, if anyone wants the literal meaning of 'karma':
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Karma

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Re: Karma
« Reply #11 on: November 07, 2006, 12:25:08 pm »
Karma Karma Karma Chamelion~ <_<
>_>

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Hmmm

You, DO look a little like George Alan O'Dowd. :O
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Re: Karma
« Reply #12 on: November 10, 2006, 08:46:38 am »

Hmmm

You, DO look a little like George Alan O'Dowd. :O

Who is that  ???

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Re: Karma
« Reply #13 on: November 10, 2006, 01:12:10 pm »
Who is that  ???

-Tsubasa

Boy George!
-He- was an highly androgynous 80s pop amongst who's top songs was "Karma Chameleon"  Thus mamochan's quote! :P

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Boy_George

* suzaku_nomiko was making a poke at him saying that he looked like him  ;D
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Re: Karma
« Reply #14 on: November 11, 2006, 12:50:15 am »
Boy George!
-He- was an highly androgynous 80s pop amongst who's top songs was "Karma Chameleon" Thus mamochan's quote! :P

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Boy_George

* suzaku_nomiko was making a poke at him saying that he looked like him ;D

You seemed to have missed mamo's one-shot fashion show.  :P

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22:06 Tsubie-chan: kaawaii